Physics Schools
In Washington, Pennsylvania

The city of Washington has only one school where physics faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in physics in the city of Washington, which encompasses physics training at the physics bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington Vs. Pennsylvania Physics Employment

Washington 40
Pennsylvania 200

Exactly 40 of the 200 physics professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Washington. As the employment for physics professionals in Washington has increased, overall employment in Washington has also increased.

Washington Vs. Pennsylvania Physics employment growth

150 110 120 120 200
No data No data No data 30 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Washington

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Washington

No data No data No data $99,990 $97,530
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Washington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Washington

In 2010 an average salary of $97,530 per year was earned by physics professionals in Washington. The growth in the salary of physics professionals in Washington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Washington

10th percentile
$48,350
25th percentile
$65,140
50th percentile
$93,170
75th percentile
$129,840
90th percentile
$157,620

Physics professionals in Washington make a median yearly salary of $93,170. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,350 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 226% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Washington

Biology
$48,355
Chemistry
$49,263
Math
$61,685
Mechanical Engineering
$62,606
Electrical Engineering
$69,145
Biochemistry
$69,803
Physics
$97,530

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Washington

1

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

Physics Programs Offered In Washington

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Washington

associate
0
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total5

In 2010 approximately 5 students graduated from physics courses.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Washington, Pennsylvania

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