Chemistry Schools
In Whittier, California

The city of Whittier has only one school where chemistry faculty can find employment. The trends in Whittier's chemistry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes chemistry training at the chemistry bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Whittier Vs. California Chemistry Employment

Whittier 5,160
California 22,090

Exactly 5,160 of California's 22,090 chemistry professionals work in Whittier. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of chemistry professionals in Whittier has grown by 50%. As the number of chemistry professionals in Whittier has increased, overall employment in Whittier has also increased.

Whittier Vs. California Chemistry employment growth

19,550 20,880 22,330 21,750 22,090
3,450 3,630 4,170 4,820 5,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Whittier

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Whittier

$49,550 $52,533 $53,825 $52,382 $52,440
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Whittier
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Whittier

As the number of chemistry professionals in Whittier has grown, salaries for chemistry professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $52,440 per year was earned by chemistry professionals in Whittier. The average salary for chemistry professionals in Whittier was $49,550 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of chemistry professionals in Whittier is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Whittier

10th percentile
$34,870
25th percentile
$40,600
50th percentile
$49,908
75th percentile
$62,375
90th percentile
$75,248

Chemistry professionals in Whittier earn a median salary of $49,908 per year. The difference in pay between the chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 116%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,870 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $75,248 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Whittier

Chemistry
$52,440
Biology
$65,015
Biochemistry
$72,600
Physics
$87,950

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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Whittier

1

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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Whittier

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Whittier's chemistry school offers one chemistry degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Whittier

associate
0
bachelor
4
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

In 2010 approximately 4 students completed chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Whittier, California

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