Physics Schools
In Akron, Ohio

The city of Akron has only one school where physics faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in physics in the city of Akron, which encompasses physics training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Physics
  • Masters degree in Physics


Statistics

Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Physics Employment

Akron 0
Ohio 500

Overall employment in Akron has increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Physics employment growth

880 890 770 390 500
No data No data No data No data No data
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Akron

No data No data No data No data $84,670
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

In 2010 an average salary of $84,670 per year was earned by physics professionals in Akron. The growth in the salary of physics professionals in Akron is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Akron

10th percentile
$43,710
25th percentile
$54,560
50th percentile
$81,080
75th percentile
$104,650
90th percentile
$123,450

Akron physics professionals earn a median yearly salary of $81,080. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,710 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $123,450 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Akron

Chemistry
$46,998
Biology
$50,115
Biochemistry
$57,595
Mechanical Engineering
$58,904
Electrical Engineering
$61,875
Math
$68,980
Physics
$84,670

On average physics professional salaries in Akron are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Akron

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In Akron

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

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

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Akron

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
4
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total6

In 2010 approximately 6 students graduated from physics courses.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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