Physics Schools
In Stony Brook, New York

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

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Stony Brook Vs. New York Physics Employment

Stony Brook 100
New York 520

Of the 520 physics professionals employed in New York, 100 work in Stony Brook. Overall employment in Stony Brook has also increased.

Stony Brook Vs. New York Physics employment growth

880 860 920 640 520
No data 520 530 No data 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Stony Brook

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Stony Brook

No data $115,200 $110,710 No data $133,470
$45,080 $46,980 $49,010 $50,190 $50,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Stony Brook
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Stony Brook

In 2010 physics professionals in Stony Brook reportedly earned an average salary of $133,470 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Stony Brook.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Stony Brook

10th percentile
$64,130
25th percentile
$83,790
50th percentile
$155,490
75th percentile
$227,190
90th percentile
$155,490

Stony Brook physics professionals earn a median yearly salary of $155,490. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $64,130 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $155,490 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Stony Brook

Chemistry
$54,553
Biology
$59,225
Mechanical Engineering
$67,464
Math
$69,690
Biochemistry
$70,170
Electrical Engineering
$79,105
Physics
$133,470

Stony Brook physics professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Stony Brook

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In Stony Brook

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

Stony Brook's physics schools offer 3 physics degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Stony Brook

associate
0
bachelor
13
master
19
doctor
22
Certificate
0
Total54

In 2010 approximately 54 students graduated from physics courses.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Stony Brook, New York

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