Physics Schools
In San Mateo, California

The city of San Mateo has only one school where physics faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of physics and physics education in San Mateo, which includes physics training at the following levels:

  • Physics Certificate
  • Associates degree in Physics


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Mateo Vs. California Physics Employment

San Mateo 410
California 2,890

Exactly 410 of California's 2,890 physics professionals work in San Mateo. As the number of physics professionals in San Mateo has increased, overall employment in San Mateo has also increased.

San Mateo Vs. California Physics employment growth

1,800 1,700 2,010 1,880 2,890
No data 350 520 500 410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Mateo

Physics VS. All professions salaries in San Mateo

No data $101,340 $113,140 $124,610 $126,170
$54,770 $57,810 $60,430 $61,940 $63,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in San Mateo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Mateo

In 2010 San Mateo physics professionals earned an average yearly salary of $126,170. The growth in the salary of physics professionals in San Mateo is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in San Mateo

10th percentile
$98,540
25th percentile
$106,260
50th percentile
$119,950
75th percentile
$150,870
90th percentile
$181,790

Physics professionals in San Mateo make a median yearly salary of $119,950. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $98,540 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 84% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in San Mateo

Chemistry
$64,883
Mechanical Engineering
$78,432
Electrical Engineering
$78,725
Biology
$79,516
Biochemistry
$81,073
Math
$95,385
Physics
$126,170

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in San Mateo

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In San Mateo

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in physics offered by San Mateo's physics school.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In San Mateo

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

In 2010 approximately 1 students graduated from physics courses.

Physics Faculty Salaries in San Mateo, California

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