Physics Schools
In Milwaukee, Wisconsin

There are 4 physics schools in Milwaukee for faculty to choose from. The trends in Milwaukee's physics academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes physics training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Physics
  • Masters degree in Physics
  • PhD degree in Physics


Statistics

Professional Trends

Milwaukee Vs. Wisconsin Physics Employment

Milwaukee 50
Wisconsin 210

Exactly 50 of the 210 physics professionals employed in Wisconsin, work in Milwaukee. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of physics professionals in Milwaukee has shrunk by 17%. As the employment for physics professionals in Milwaukee has decreased, overall employment in Milwaukee has increased.

Milwaukee Vs. Wisconsin Physics employment growth

390 390 210 230 210
60 60 60 50 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Wisconsin
  • Dark Yellow: Milwaukee

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Milwaukee

$98,270 $111,360 $120,050 $125,180 $138,770
$40,030 $41,490 $42,980 $44,080 $45,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Milwaukee
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Milwaukee

Salaries for physics professionals in Milwaukee have increased. In 2010 physics professionals in Milwaukee reportedly earned an average salary of $138,770 per year. The average salary for physics professionals in Milwaukee was $98,270 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of physics professionals in Milwaukee is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Milwaukee

10th percentile
$55,120
25th percentile
$109,370
50th percentile
$133,100
75th percentile
$156,830
90th percentile
$133,100

Physics professionals in Milwaukee make a median yearly salary of $133,100. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $55,120 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $133,100 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Milwaukee

Chemistry
$50,345
Biochemistry
$58,100
Mechanical Engineering
$61,142
Biology
$61,524
Electrical Engineering
$64,460
Math
$72,060
Physics
$138,770

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Milwaukee

4

Many of Milwaukee's physics professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited physics schools in the city.

Physics Programs Offered In Milwaukee

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total5

There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in physics offered by Milwaukee's physics schools.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Milwaukee

associate
0
bachelor
11
master
5
doctor
10
Certificate
0
Total26

Approximately 26 students graduated from physics courses in 2010.

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