Physics Schools
In Forest Grove, Oregon

In Forest Grove, 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 Forest Grove, which includes physics training at the physics bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Forest Grove Vs. Oregon Physics Employment

Forest Grove 0
Oregon 110

Overall employment in Forest Grove has increased.

Forest Grove Vs. Oregon Physics employment growth

70 80 90 80 110
30 30 60 50 No data
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: Forest Grove

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Forest Grove

$143,680 $146,310 $108,720 $109,710 $107,730
$41,750 $43,370 $45,060 $46,080 $46,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Forest Grove
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Forest Grove

In Forest Grove, salaries for physics professionals have decreased. In 2010 Forest Grove physics professionals earned an average yearly salary of $107,730. Four years earlier in 2006, physics professionals in Forest Grove made an average salary of $143,680 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Forest Grove.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Forest Grove

10th percentile
$39,430
25th percentile
$77,850
50th percentile
$110,110
75th percentile
$129,230
90th percentile
$148,350

Physics professionals in Forest Grove make a median yearly salary of $110,110. The difference in pay between the physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 276%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,430 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $148,350 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Forest Grove

Chemistry
$47,165
Biology
$58,812
Biochemistry
$61,810
Mechanical Engineering
$67,298
Electrical Engineering
$74,725
Math
$76,300
Physics
$107,730

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Forest Grove

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In Forest Grove

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in physics offered by Forest Grove's physics schools.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Forest Grove

associate
0
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total5

In 2010 approximately 5 students graduated from physics courses.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Forest Grove, Oregon

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