Physics Schools
In Amherst, Massachusetts

The city of Amherst has 3 schools where physics faculty can find employment. The trends in Amherst's physics academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes physics training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Amherst Vs. Massachusetts Physics Employment

Amherst No data
Massachusetts 470

As the number of physics professionals in Amherst has decreased, overall employment in Amherst has increased.

Amherst Vs. Massachusetts Physics employment growth

510 430 430 370 470
No data No data No data No data No data
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Amherst

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Amherst

No data No data No data No data No data
$41,780 $43,600 $47,470 No data $49,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Amherst
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Amherst

The decline in the salary of physics professionals in Amherst is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Amherst

No data at this time.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Amherst

Physics
$0
Math
$86,460

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Amherst

3

Many of Amherst's physics professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited physics schools in the city.

Physics Programs Offered In Amherst

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total4

There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in physics offered by Amherst's physics schools.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Amherst

associate
0
bachelor
23
master
6
doctor
8
Certificate
0
Total37

In 2010 approximately 37 students graduated from physics courses.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Amherst, Massachusetts

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