Chemistry Schools
In Tucson, Arizona

In Tucson, there is only one chemistry school where chemistry faculty can find employment. The trends in Tucson's chemistry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes chemistry training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tucson Vs. Arizona Chemistry Employment

Tucson 240
Arizona 1,910

Exactly 240 of Arizona's 1,910 chemistry professionals work in Tucson. Between 2006 and 2010, in Tucson, there has been a 11% decline in the number of chemistry professionals. Overall employment in Tucson has also decreased.

Tucson Vs. Arizona Chemistry employment growth

2,340 1,990 2,520 2,190 1,910
270 220 270 330 240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tucson

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Tucson

$45,123 $48,617 $52,457 $50,010 $47,670
$36,420 $37,860 $39,650 $40,870 $42,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Tucson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tucson

As the number of chemistry professionals in Tucson has shrunk, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $47,670 per year was earned by chemistry professionals in Tucson. Four years earlier in 2006, chemistry professionals in Tucson made an average salary of $45,123 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Tucson.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Tucson

10th percentile
$27,130
25th percentile
$33,680
50th percentile
$42,790
75th percentile
$57,715
90th percentile
$80,475

Chemistry professionals in Tucson make a median yearly salary of $42,790. 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 $27,130 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $80,475 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Tucson

Biology
$42,465
Chemistry
$47,670
Biochemistry
$54,415
Physics
$86,120

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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Tucson

1

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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Tucson

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 Tucson's chemistry schools.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Tucson

associate
0
bachelor
32
master
6
doctor
24
Certificate
0
Total62

Approximately 62 students completed chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Tucson, Arizona

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