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Biochemistry Schools
In Decatur, Georgia

The city of Decatur has only one school where biochemistry faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of biochemistry and biochemistry education in Decatur, which includes biochemistry training at the biochemistry bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Decatur Vs. Georgia Biochemistry Employment

Decatur 1,240
Georgia 4,190

Exactly 1,240 of Georgia's 4,190 biochemistry professionals work in Decatur. Between 2006 and 2010, in Decatur, there has been a 47% decline in the number of biochemistry professionals. As the employment for biochemistry professionals in Decatur has decreased, overall employment in Decatur has increased.

Decatur Vs. Georgia Biochemistry employment growth

3,750 4,060 4,920 4,590 4,190
2,350 2,560 1,840 1,810 1,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Decatur

Biochemistry VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

$68,430 $53,275 $74,040 $76,810 $101,400
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biochemistry in Decatur
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decatur

In Decatur, salaries for biochemistry professionals have increased. Decatur biochemistry professionals made $101,400 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, biochemistry professionals in Decatur made an average salary of $68,430 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Decatur.

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in Decatur

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Biochemistry professionals in Decatur earn a median salary of $98,405 per year. The difference in pay between the biochemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 164%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $48,930 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $129,410 per year.

Average Salaries for Biochemistry professionals and related professions in Decatur

Biomedical Engineering

On average biochemistry professionals in Decatur earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Decatur.

Educational Trends

Biochemistry schools in Decatur


Many of Decatur's biochemistry professionals are graduates of the only accredited biochemistry school in the city.

Biochemistry Programs Offered In Decatur


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

Student Completed Biochemistry Degrees In Decatur


Approximately 7 students completed biochemistry courses in 2010.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Georgia

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