Physics Schools
In Carson, California

In Carson, there is only one physics 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 Carson, which encompasses physics training at the physics bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Carson Vs. California Physics Employment

Carson 1,000
California 2,890

Of the 2,890 physics professionals employed in California, 1,000 work in Carson. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of physics professionals in Carson has grown by 156%. Overall employment in Carson has also increased.

Carson Vs. California Physics employment growth

1,800 1,700 2,010 1,880 2,890
390 360 440 440 1,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Carson

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Carson

$101,180 $91,930 $86,220 $93,260 $87,950
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Carson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Carson

In Carson, salaries for physics professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $87,950 per year was earned by physics professionals in Carson. The average salary for physics professionals in Carson was $101,180 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Carson.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Carson

10th percentile
$50,270
25th percentile
$59,320
50th percentile
$85,470
75th percentile
$110,620
90th percentile
$136,890

Physics professionals in Carson earn a median salary of $85,470 per year. The difference in pay between the physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 172%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $50,270 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $136,890 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Carson

Chemistry
$52,440
Biology
$65,015
Biochemistry
$72,600
Mechanical Engineering
$73,108
Electrical Engineering
$78,425
Physics
$87,950
Math
$95,063

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Carson

1

Many of Carson's physics professionals are graduates of the only accredited physics school in the city.

Physics Programs Offered In Carson

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in physics offered by Carson's physics school.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Carson

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

In 2010 approximately 2 students completed physics courses.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Carson, California

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