Chemistry Schools
In West Palm Beach, Florida

The city of West Palm Beach has only one school where chemistry faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in chemistry in the city of West Palm Beach, which encompasses chemistry training at the chemistry bachelors degree level.


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Professional Trends

West Palm Beach Vs. Florida Chemistry Employment

West Palm Beach 490
Florida 7,000

Exactly 490 of Florida's 7,000 chemistry professionals work in West Palm Beach. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of chemistry professionals in West Palm Beach has grown by 81%. Overall employment in West Palm Beach has also increased.

West Palm Beach Vs. Florida Chemistry employment growth

7,430 6,830 5,760 5,830 7,000
270 700 560 450 490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: West Palm Beach

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in West Palm Beach

$43,410 $42,157 $44,947 $42,913 $46,537
$38,480 $39,980 $41,290 $42,380 $42,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in West Palm Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Palm Beach

As the number of chemistry professionals in West Palm Beach has grown, salaries for chemistry professionals have also increased. In 2010 chemistry professionals in West Palm Beach reportedly earned an average salary of $46,537 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, chemistry professionals in West Palm Beach made an average salary of $43,410 per year. The growth in the salary of chemistry professionals in West Palm Beach is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in West Palm Beach

10th percentile
$30,803
25th percentile
$35,597
50th percentile
$43,603
75th percentile
$55,263
90th percentile
$69,830

West Palm Beach chemistry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $43,603. The difference in pay between the chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 127%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,803 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $69,830 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in West Palm Beach

Chemistry
$46,537
Biology
$59,810
Biochemistry
$82,190

On average chemistry professionals in West Palm Beach earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in West Palm Beach.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in West Palm Beach

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

Chemistry Programs Offered In West Palm Beach

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0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in chemistry offered by West Palm Beach's chemistry school.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In West Palm Beach

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0
bachelor
3
master
0
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0
Certificate
0
Total3

In 2010 approximately 3 students graduated from chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in West Palm Beach, Florida

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