Physics Schools
In Decatur, Georgia

Physics faculty can choose to work at only one physics school in Decatur. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of physics and physics education in Decatur, which includes physics training at the physics bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Decatur Vs. Georgia Physics Employment

Decatur 70
Georgia 120

Exactly 70 of the 120 physics professionals employed in Georgia, work in Decatur. As the number of physics professionals in Decatur has increased, overall employment in Decatur has also increased.

Decatur Vs. Georgia Physics employment growth

80 40 40 90 120
No data No data No data No data 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Decatur

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

No data No data No data $116,520 $118,510
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Decatur
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decatur

In 2010 Decatur physics professionals earned an average yearly salary of $118,510. The growth in the salary of physics professionals in Decatur is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Decatur

10th percentile
$54,920
25th percentile
$88,420
50th percentile
$123,750
75th percentile
$144,470
90th percentile
$165,190

Physics professionals in Decatur earn a median salary of $123,750 per year. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $54,920 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 201% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Decatur

Chemistry
$48,483
Mechanical Engineering
$63,230
Biology
$66,253
Electrical Engineering
$72,050
Math
$75,615
Biochemistry
$101,400
Physics
$118,510

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Decatur

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In Decatur

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

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

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Decatur

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

In 2010 approximately 2 students completed physics courses.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Georgia

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