Physics Schools
In Elmhurst, Illinois

In Elmhurst, there is only one physics school where physics faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of physics and physics education in Elmhurst, which includes physics training at the physics bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Elmhurst Vs. Illinois Physics Employment

Elmhurst 2,580
Illinois 2,930

Of the 2,930 physics professionals employed in Illinois, 2,580 work in Elmhurst. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of physics professionals in Elmhurst has grown by 10%. Overall employment in Elmhurst has also increased.

Elmhurst Vs. Illinois Physics employment growth

0 1,870 3,050 2,260 2,930
2,350 1,520 2,670 No data 2,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Elmhurst

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Elmhurst

$96,680 $96,550 $118,810 $128,160 $132,230
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Elmhurst
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elmhurst

Salaries for physics professionals in Elmhurst have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $132,230 per year was earned by physics professionals in Elmhurst. Four years earlier in 2006, physics professionals in Elmhurst made an average salary of $96,680 per year. The growth in the salary of physics professionals in Elmhurst is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Elmhurst

10th percentile
$80,460
25th percentile
$96,930
50th percentile
$120,780
75th percentile
$161,060
90th percentile
$201,340

Elmhurst physics professionals earn a median yearly salary of $120,780. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $80,460 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $201,340 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Elmhurst

Chemistry
$53,460
Biochemistry
$63,313
Biology
$63,872
Mechanical Engineering
$64,836
Electrical Engineering
$71,380
Math
$87,683
Physics
$132,230

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Elmhurst

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In Elmhurst

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Elmhurst's physics school offers one physics degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Elmhurst

associate
0
bachelor
4
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

Approximately 4 students completed physics courses in 2010.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Elmhurst, Illinois

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