Physics Schools
In Troy, New York

Physics faculty can choose to work at only one physics school in Troy. The trends in Troy's physics academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes physics training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Troy Vs. New York Physics Employment

Troy 40
New York 520

Exactly 40 of the 520 physics professionals employed in New York, work in Troy. Overall employment in Troy has also increased.

Troy Vs. New York Physics employment growth

880 860 920 640 520
No data No data No data 40 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Troy

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Troy

$94,040 No data $127,480 $148,350 $117,600
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Troy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Troy

In 2010 Troy physics professionals earned an average yearly salary of $117,600. The average salary for physics professionals in Troy was $94,040 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Troy.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Troy

10th percentile
$74,750
25th percentile
$93,210
50th percentile
$106,360
75th percentile
$132,950
90th percentile
$159,540

Physics professionals make a median salary of $106,360 per year in Troy. The difference in pay between the physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 113%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $74,750 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $159,540 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Troy

Biology
$56,890
Chemistry
$60,553
Mechanical Engineering
$63,440
Biochemistry
$66,360
Electrical Engineering
$69,365
Math
$77,330
Physics
$117,600

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Troy

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In Troy

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
1
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total6

There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in physics offered by Troy's physics schools.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Troy

associate
0
bachelor
32
master
8
doctor
11
Certificate
0
Total51

In 2010 approximately 51 students graduated from physics courses.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Troy, New York

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