Physics Schools
In Albany, New York

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

  • Bachelors degree in Physics
  • Masters degree in Physics
  • PhD degree in Physics


Statistics

Professional Trends

Albany Vs. New York Physics Employment

Albany 40
New York 520

Exactly 40 of the 520 physics professionals employed in New York, work in Albany. As the employment for physics professionals in Albany has increased, overall employment in Albany has also increased.

Albany Vs. New York Physics employment growth

880 860 920 640 520
No data No data No data 40 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Albany

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Albany

$94,040 No data $127,480 $148,350 $117,600
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Albany
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Albany

In Albany, salaries for physics professionals have increased. In 2010 Albany physics professionals earned an average yearly salary of $117,600. Physics professionals in Albany made a yearly average salary of $94,040, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Albany.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Albany

10th percentile
$74,750
25th percentile
$93,210
50th percentile
$106,360
75th percentile
$132,950
90th percentile
$159,540

Albany physics professionals earn a median yearly salary of $106,360. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $74,750 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $159,540 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Albany

Biology
$56,890
Chemistry
$60,553
Mechanical Engineering
$63,440
Biochemistry
$66,360
Electrical Engineering
$69,365
Math
$77,330
Physics
$117,600

On average physics professionals in Albany earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Albany.

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Albany

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In Albany

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

Albany's physics schools offer 3 physics degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Albany

associate
0
bachelor
25
master
2
doctor
4
Certificate
0
Total31

In 2010 approximately 31 students completed physics courses.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Albany, New York

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