Physics Schools
In Edwardsville, Illinois

In Edwardsville, there is only one physics school where physics faculty can find employment. The trends in Edwardsville'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

Edwardsville Vs. Illinois Physics Employment

Edwardsville 50
Illinois 2,930

Of the 2,930 physics professionals employed in Illinois, 50 work in Edwardsville. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of physics professionals in Edwardsville has grown by 25%. Overall employment in Edwardsville has also increased.

Edwardsville Vs. Illinois Physics employment growth

0 1,870 3,050 2,260 2,930
40 30 60 70 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Edwardsville

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Edwardsville

$91,830 $98,790 $105,780 No data $178,550
$38,930 $40,630 $42,230 $42,900 $43,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Edwardsville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Edwardsville

Salaries for physics professionals in Edwardsville have increased. Edwardsville physics professionals made $178,550 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physics professionals in Edwardsville was $91,830 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Edwardsville.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Edwardsville

10th percentile
$80,290
25th percentile
$101,760
50th percentile
$162,070
75th percentile
$222,380
90th percentile
$162,070

Edwardsville physics professionals earn a median yearly salary of $162,070. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $80,290 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 102% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Edwardsville

Chemistry
$48,178
Biology
$56,045
Biochemistry
$62,090
Math
$63,515
Mechanical Engineering
$67,298
Electrical Engineering
$71,385
Physics
$178,550

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Edwardsville

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In Edwardsville

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 Edwardsville's physics schools.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Edwardsville

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
4
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total6

Approximately 6 students completed physics courses in 2010.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Edwardsville, Illinois

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