Physics Schools
In Norwalk, California

Physics faculty can choose to work at only one physics school in Norwalk. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of physics and physics education in Norwalk, which includes physics training at the following levels:

  • Physics Certificate
  • Associates degree in Physics


Statistics

Professional Trends

Norwalk Vs. California Physics Employment

Norwalk 1,000
California 2,890

Exactly 1,000 of California's 2,890 physics professionals work in Norwalk. There has been a 156% growth in the number of physics professionals in Norwalk between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for physics professionals in Norwalk has increased, overall employment in Norwalk has also increased.

Norwalk Vs. California Physics employment growth

1,800 1,700 2,010 1,880 2,890
390 360 440 440 1,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Norwalk

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Norwalk

$101,180 $91,930 $86,220 $93,260 $87,950
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Norwalk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norwalk

In Norwalk, salaries for physics professionals have decreased. In 2010 physics professionals in Norwalk reportedly earned an average salary of $87,950 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physics professionals in Norwalk was $101,180 per year. The decline in the salary of physics professionals in Norwalk is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Norwalk

10th percentile
$50,270
25th percentile
$59,320
50th percentile
$85,470
75th percentile
$110,620
90th percentile
$136,890

Physics professionals in Norwalk make a median yearly salary of $85,470. The difference in pay between the physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 172%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $50,270 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $136,890 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Norwalk

Chemistry
$52,440
Biology
$65,015
Biochemistry
$72,600
Mechanical Engineering
$73,108
Electrical Engineering
$78,425
Physics
$87,950
Math
$95,063

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Norwalk

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In Norwalk

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Norwalk's physics school offers one physics degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Norwalk

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

Approximately 3 students completed physics courses in 2010.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Norwalk, California

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