Physics Schools
In Santa Clara, California

There is only one physics school in Santa Clara for faculty to choose from. The trends in Santa Clara's physics academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes physics training at the physics bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Santa Clara Vs. California Physics Employment

Santa Clara 0
California 2,890

As the number of physics professionals in Santa Clara has decreased, overall employment in Santa Clara has also decreased.

Santa Clara Vs. California Physics employment growth

1,800 1,700 2,010 1,880 2,890
No data 130 90 210 No data
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Clara

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Santa Clara

$102,450 $103,690 $132,380 $121,910 $117,000
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Santa Clara
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Clara

Salaries for physics professionals in Santa Clara have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $117,000 per year was earned by physics professionals in Santa Clara. Physics professionals in Santa Clara made a yearly average salary of $102,450, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Santa Clara.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Santa Clara

10th percentile
$76,850
25th percentile
$87,390
50th percentile
$123,100
75th percentile
$145,230
90th percentile
$167,360

Physics professionals make a median salary of $123,100 per year in Santa Clara. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $76,850 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $167,360 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Santa Clara

Chemistry
$62,455
Biology
$77,645
Mechanical Engineering
$81,066
Electrical Engineering
$85,545
Biochemistry
$87,023
Math
$110,365
Physics
$117,000

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Santa Clara

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In Santa Clara

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Santa Clara's physics schools offer 2 physics degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Santa Clara

associate
0
bachelor
12
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total12

Approximately 12 students completed physics courses in 2010.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Santa Clara, California

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