Chemistry Schools
In Richmond, Virginia

Chemistry faculty can choose to work at one of 3 chemistry schools in Richmond. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of chemistry and chemistry education in Richmond, which includes chemistry training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Richmond Vs. Virginia Chemistry Employment

Richmond 30
Virginia 4,080

Exactly 30 of Virginia's 4,080 chemistry professionals work in Richmond. Overall employment in Richmond has also increased.

Richmond Vs. Virginia Chemistry employment growth

4,440 4,380 3,740 3,540 4,080
No data No data No data No data 30
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Richmond

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Richmond

No data No data No data No data $92,130
$37,120 $37,780 $39,600 No data $42,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Richmond
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Richmond

In 2010 an average salary of $92,130 per year was earned by chemistry professionals in Richmond. The growth in the salary of chemistry professionals in Richmond is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Richmond

10th percentile
$60,780
25th percentile
$69,140
50th percentile
$88,600
75th percentile
$113,650
90th percentile
$127,330

Richmond chemistry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $88,600. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $60,780 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 109% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Richmond

Chemistry
$92,130
Physics
$103,760
Biochemistry
$105,330

On average chemistry professional salaries in Richmond are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Richmond

3

There are 3 accredited chemistry schools in the city. Many of Richmond's chemistry professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Richmond

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total5

Richmond's chemistry schools offer 5 chemistry degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Richmond

associate
0
bachelor
88
master
2
doctor
4
Certificate
0
Total94

In 2010 approximately 94 students graduated from chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Richmond, Virginia

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