Chemistry Schools
In Reno, Nevada

There is only one chemistry school in Reno for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of chemistry and chemistry education in Reno, which includes chemistry training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Chemistry
  • Masters degree in Chemistry
  • PhD degree in Chemistry


Professional Trends

Reno Vs. Nevada Chemistry Employment

Reno 480
Nevada 1,470

Of the 1,470 chemistry professionals employed in Nevada, 480 work in Reno. The number of chemistry professionals in Reno has grown by 243% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for chemistry professionals in Reno has increased, overall employment in Reno has decreased.

Reno Vs. Nevada Chemistry employment growth

1,270 1,130 1,120 1,270 1,470
140 40 No data No data 480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Reno

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Reno

$43,015 $46,475 $31,450 $31,580 $47,670
$37,910 $38,980 $40,110 $41,440 $42,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Reno
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Reno

Salaries for chemistry professionals in Reno have increased. In 2010 Reno chemistry professionals earned an average yearly salary of $47,670. The average salary for chemistry professionals in Reno was $43,015 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of chemistry professionals in Reno is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Reno

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Chemistry professionals in Reno earn a median salary of $42,020 per year. The difference in pay between the chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 197%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $26,985 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $80,050 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Reno


Reno chemistry professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Reno


There is only one accredited chemistry school in the city. Many of Reno's chemistry professionals are graduates of this school.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Reno


Reno's chemistry schools offer 4 chemistry degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Reno


Approximately 12 students completed chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Reno, Nevada

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