Physics Schools
In East Lansing, Michigan

The city of East Lansing has only one school where physics faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physics academic community in East Lansing, and the future trends. Academia in physics includes physics training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

East Lansing Vs. Michigan Physics Employment

East Lansing 80
Michigan 250

Exactly 80 of Michigan's 250 physics professionals work in East Lansing. As the employment for physics professionals in East Lansing has increased, overall employment in East Lansing has also increased.

East Lansing Vs. Michigan Physics employment growth

260 280 220 260 250
No data No data No data 80 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: East Lansing

Physics VS. All professions salaries in East Lansing

No data No data No data $83,680 $85,890
$40,730 $41,780 $42,660 $42,790 $43,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in East Lansing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in East Lansing

In 2010 an average salary of $85,890 per year was earned by physics professionals in East Lansing. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in East Lansing.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in East Lansing

10th percentile
$56,760
25th percentile
$63,650
50th percentile
$83,010
75th percentile
$98,660
90th percentile
$117,570

Physics professionals make a median salary of $83,010 per year in East Lansing. The difference in pay between the physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 107%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $56,760 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $117,570 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in East Lansing

Chemistry
$46,030
Biochemistry
$53,125
Biology
$57,733
Electrical Engineering
$59,425
Mechanical Engineering
$59,503
Math
$66,550
Physics
$85,890

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in East Lansing

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In East Lansing

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
2
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total7

East Lansing's physics schools offer 7 physics degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In East Lansing

associate
0
bachelor
63
master
27
doctor
21
Certificate
0
Total111

In 2010 approximately 111 students completed physics courses.

Physics Faculty Salaries in East Lansing, Michigan

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