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Biochemistry Schools
In Berkeley, California

In Berkeley, there is only one biochemistry school where biochemistry faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in biochemistry in the city of Berkeley, which encompasses biochemistry training at the biochemistry phd degree level.


Professional Trends

Berkeley Vs. California Biochemistry Employment

Berkeley 4,020
California 39,570

Exactly 4,020 of California's 39,570 biochemistry professionals work in Berkeley. There has been a 24% growth in the number of biochemistry professionals in Berkeley between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Berkeley has also increased.

Berkeley Vs. California Biochemistry employment growth

41,400 45,220 49,220 48,390 39,570
3,250 3,660 5,470 2,970 4,020
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Berkeley

Biochemistry VS. All professions salaries in Berkeley

$73,387 $78,277 $82,663 $82,460 $83,447
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biochemistry in Berkeley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Berkeley

In Berkeley, salaries for biochemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $83,447 per year was earned by biochemistry professionals in Berkeley. Four years earlier in 2006, biochemistry professionals in Berkeley made an average salary of $73,387 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Berkeley.

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in Berkeley

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90th percentile

Biochemistry professionals in Berkeley earn a median salary of $77,610 per year. The difference in pay between the biochemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 179%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $46,840 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $130,577 per year.

Average Salaries for Biochemistry professionals and related professions in Berkeley

Biomedical Engineering

Berkeley biochemistry professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Biochemistry schools in Berkeley


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

Biochemistry Programs Offered In Berkeley


There is one degree and certificate program in biochemistry offered by Berkeley's biochemistry school.

Student Completed Biochemistry Degrees In Berkeley


In 2010 approximately 3 students graduated from biochemistry courses.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in Berkeley, California

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