Chemistry Schools
In Tempe, Arizona

There is only one chemistry school in Tempe for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in chemistry in the city of Tempe, which encompasses chemistry training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tempe Vs. Arizona Chemistry Employment

Tempe 2,300
Arizona 1,910

Exactly 2,300 of Arizona's 1,910 chemistry professionals work in Tempe. There has been a 25% growth in the number of chemistry professionals in Tempe between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of chemistry professionals in Tempe has increased, overall employment in Tempe has also increased.

Tempe Vs. Arizona Chemistry employment growth

2,340 1,990 2,520 2,190 1,910
1,840 1,580 2,030 2,410 2,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tempe

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Tempe

$44,090 $51,347 $52,467 $49,783 $48,723
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Tempe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tempe

Salaries for chemistry professionals in Tempe have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $48,723 per year was earned by chemistry professionals in Tempe. The average salary for chemistry professionals in Tempe was $44,090 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Tempe.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Tempe

10th percentile
$29,763
25th percentile
$37,277
50th percentile
$46,340
75th percentile
$57,463
90th percentile
$74,243

Chemistry professionals make a median salary of $46,340 per year in Tempe. The difference in pay between the chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 149%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,763 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $74,243 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Tempe

Chemistry
$48,723
Biology
$56,364
Biochemistry
$63,093
Physics
$86,570

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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Tempe

1

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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Tempe

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in chemistry offered by Tempe's chemistry schools.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Tempe

associate
0
bachelor
34
master
2
doctor
15
Certificate
0
Total51

In 2010 approximately 51 students graduated from chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Tempe, Arizona

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