Physics Schools
In California, Pennsylvania

There is only one physics school in California for faculty to choose from. The trends in California'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


Statistics

Professional Trends

California Vs. Pennsylvania Physics Employment

California 40
Pennsylvania 200

Of the 200 physics professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 40 work in California. As the number of physics professionals in California has increased, overall employment in California has also increased.

California Vs. Pennsylvania Physics employment growth

150 110 120 120 200
No data No data No data 30 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: California

Physics VS. All professions salaries in California

No data No data No data $99,990 $97,530
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in California
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in California

California physics professionals made $97,530 per year, on average, in 2010. The growth in the salary of physics professionals in California is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in California

10th percentile
$48,350
25th percentile
$65,140
50th percentile
$93,170
75th percentile
$129,840
90th percentile
$157,620

California physics professionals earn a median yearly salary of $93,170. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,350 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $157,620 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in California

Biology
$48,355
Chemistry
$49,263
Math
$61,685
Mechanical Engineering
$62,606
Electrical Engineering
$69,145
Biochemistry
$69,803
Physics
$97,530

Physics professional salaries in California are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Physics schools in California

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In California

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in physics offered by California's physics schools.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In California

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

Approximately 4 students graduated from physics courses in 2010.

Physics Faculty Salaries in California, Pennsylvania

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

The number of physics faculty, growth in the field of physics academia and physics faculty salaries in California, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching physics courses to students at the bachelors degree in physics, and masters degree in physics levels, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future physics faculty in California. Once you have submitted your information an outline of the data we have collected up until now will be available for you to view.

Schools

Career Index

Your free online education database