Physics Schools
In Fredericksburg, Virginia

There is only one physics school in Fredericksburg for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in physics in the city of Fredericksburg, which encompasses physics training at the physics bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fredericksburg Vs. Virginia Physics Employment

Fredericksburg 1,170
Virginia 810

Of the 810 physics professionals employed in Virginia, 1,170 work in Fredericksburg. The number of physics professionals in Fredericksburg has grown by 31% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Fredericksburg has also increased.

Fredericksburg Vs. Virginia Physics employment growth

720 740 720 810 810
890 900 840 1,060 1,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Fredericksburg

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Fredericksburg

$112,530 $114,680 $119,930 $120,670 $122,220
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Fredericksburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fredericksburg

In Fredericksburg, salaries for physics professionals have increased. In 2010 Fredericksburg physics professionals earned an average yearly salary of $122,220. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physics professionals in Fredericksburg was $112,530 per year. The growth in the salary of physics professionals in Fredericksburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Fredericksburg

10th percentile
$80,940
25th percentile
$102,380
50th percentile
$123,130
75th percentile
$152,580
90th percentile
$155,500

Physics professionals in Fredericksburg make a median yearly salary of $123,130. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $80,940 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 92% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Fredericksburg

Chemistry
$67,567
Biochemistry
$80,410
Electrical Engineering
$80,410
Mechanical Engineering
$82,372
Biology
$86,148
Math
$98,323
Physics
$122,220

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Fredericksburg

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In Fredericksburg

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in physics offered by Fredericksburg's physics school.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Fredericksburg

associate
0
bachelor
9
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total9

Approximately 9 students graduated from physics courses in 2010.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Fredericksburg, Virginia

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