Physics Schools
In Hampton, Virginia

In Hampton, there is only one physics school where physics faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physics academic community in Hampton, 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

Hampton Vs. Virginia Physics Employment

Hampton 200
Virginia 810

Exactly 200 of Virginia's 810 physics professionals work in Hampton. The number of physics professionals in Hampton has shrunk by 23% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of physics professionals in Hampton has decreased, overall employment in Hampton has increased.

Hampton Vs. Virginia Physics employment growth

720 740 720 810 810
260 230 250 220 200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Hampton

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Hampton

$88,790 $88,750 $87,700 $94,460 $98,960
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Hampton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hampton

As the number of physics professionals in Hampton has shrunk, salaries for physics professionals have increased. In 2010 Hampton physics professionals earned an average yearly salary of $98,960. Physics professionals in Hampton made a yearly average salary of $88,790, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of physics professionals in Hampton is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Hampton

10th percentile
$66,960
25th percentile
$75,680
50th percentile
$89,450
75th percentile
$110,300
90th percentile
$147,850

Hampton physics professionals earn a median yearly salary of $89,450. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $66,960 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 121% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Hampton

Chemistry
$49,437
Biology
$50,770
Math
$60,390
Biochemistry
$62,375
Electrical Engineering
$70,155
Mechanical Engineering
$73,623
Physics
$98,960

Physics professional salaries in Hampton are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Hampton

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In Hampton

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

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

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Hampton

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
1
doctor
3
Certificate
0
Total7

In 2010 approximately 7 students completed physics courses.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Hampton, Virginia

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