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Biochemistry Schools In Kentucky

Biochemistry classes faculty can choose to work at one of 6 accredited biochemistry schools in Kentucky. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of biochemistry and biochemistry training in Kentucky, which includes biochemistry training at the following levels:


  1. Asbury University

    1 Macklem Dr, Wilmore, Kentucky 40390-1198

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Bellarmine University

    2001 Newburg Rd, Louisville, Kentucky 40205-0671

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Centre College

    600 W Walnut St, Danville, Kentucky 40422-1394

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. University of Kentucky

    Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0032

    124 U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. University of Louisville

    2301 S 3rd St, Louisville, Kentucky 40292-0001

    164 U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. Western Kentucky University

    1906 College Heights Blvd, Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101-1000

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Kentucky Vs. National Biochemistry Employment

Kentucky 1,610
National 235,350

Approximately 1% of the country's biochemistry professionals work in Kentucky state.

Employment Growth for Biochemistry professionals In Kentucky

1,500 1,480 1,660 1,730 1,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Kentucky, biochemistry is a growing field. In 2010 there were 110 more biochemistry professionals working in Kentucky than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of biochemistry professionals has grown by 7%. This is faster than the trend for biochemistry professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of biochemistry professionals has shrunk by 4% between 2006 and 2010.

Biochemistry VS. All Professions salaries in Kentucky

$46,920 $36,505 $53,645 $53,390 $52,420
$39,791 $41,432 $43,385 $44,191 $44,977
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biochemistry
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Kentucky, as the number of biochemistry professionals is growing, the salaries earned by biochemistry professionals are increasing. Biochemistry professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $46,920 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $52,420 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in Kentucky

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Thus, biochemistry professionals' salaries grew by 10% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Kentucky, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of biochemistry. The pay differential between the highest paid biochemistry professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 205%

Average Salaries for Biochemistry professionals and related professions in Kentucky


Biochemistry professionals in Kentucky earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biochemistry programs available for each degree type for all schools in Kentucky


The number of students graduating from the 6 accredited biochemistry schools in Kentucky is increasing. In Kentucky, there were 33 graduates in 2006. And there were 38 graduates from biochemistry courses in 2010.

This represents a 15% increase in the number of biochemistry degree or certificate school graduates in Kentucky state. A majority of these graduates, or 57%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in biochemistry.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in Kentucky

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