Physics Schools
In Kansas City, Missouri

In Kansas City, there are 2 physics schools where physics faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physics academic community in Kansas City, and the future trends. Academia in physics includes physics training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Physics
  • Masters degree in Physics


Statistics

Professional Trends

Kansas City Vs. Missouri Physics Employment

Kansas City 40
Missouri 120

Of the 120 physics professionals employed in Missouri, 40 work in Kansas City. As the employment for physics professionals in Kansas City has increased, overall employment in Kansas City has also increased.

Kansas City Vs. Missouri Physics employment growth

90 100 90 90 120
No data No data No data No data 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Kansas City

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Kansas City

No data No data No data No data $133,640
$39,400 $40,950 $42,340 $43,240 $44,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Kansas City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kansas City

Kansas City physics professionals made $133,640 per year, on average, in 2010. The growth in the salary of physics professionals in Kansas City is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Kansas City

10th percentile
$66,100
25th percentile
$79,740
50th percentile
$108,350
75th percentile
$136,960
90th percentile
$108,350

Physics professionals in Kansas City make a median yearly salary of $108,350. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $66,100 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 64% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Kansas City

Chemistry
$48,515
Biology
$56,414
Biochemistry
$59,350
Math
$66,270
Mechanical Engineering
$66,868
Electrical Engineering
$69,615
Physics
$133,640

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Kansas City

2

There are 2 accredited physics schools in the city. Many of Kansas City's physics professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Physics Programs Offered In Kansas City

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

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

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Kansas City

associate
0
bachelor
9
master
7
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total16

In 2010 approximately 16 students graduated from physics courses.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Kansas City, Missouri

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