Physics Schools
In Northfield, Minnesota

There are 2 physics schools in Northfield 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 Northfield, which encompasses physics training at the physics bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Northfield Vs. Minnesota Physics Employment

Northfield 110
Minnesota 140

Exactly 110 of the 140 physics professionals employed in Minnesota, work in Northfield. Overall employment in Northfield has also increased.

Northfield Vs. Minnesota Physics employment growth

0 130 100 100 140
No data No data 60 60 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Minnesota
  • Dark Yellow: Northfield

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Northfield

$87,390 $93,790 $97,720 $129,220 $154,380
$44,980 $46,410 $47,860 $48,670 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Northfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Northfield

In Northfield, salaries for physics professionals have increased. In 2010 physics professionals in Northfield reportedly earned an average salary of $154,380 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physics professionals in Northfield was $87,390 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Northfield.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Northfield

10th percentile
$86,550
25th percentile
$112,150
50th percentile
$144,180
75th percentile
$176,210
90th percentile
$144,180

Physics professionals in Northfield earn a median salary of $144,180 per year. The difference in pay between the physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 67%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $86,550 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $144,180 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Northfield

Chemistry
$51,113
Biology
$57,952
Biochemistry
$60,910
Mechanical Engineering
$67,042
Electrical Engineering
$70,900
Math
$73,100
Physics
$154,380

On average physics professionals in Northfield earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Northfield.

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Northfield

2

Many of Northfield's physics professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited physics schools in the city.

Physics Programs Offered In Northfield

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in physics offered by Northfield's physics schools.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Northfield

associate
0
bachelor
20
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total20

Approximately 20 students completed physics courses in 2010.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Northfield, Minnesota

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