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Biochemistry Schools In New Mexico

In New Mexico, there are 3 accredited schools where biochemistry classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of biochemistry and biochemistry training in New Mexico, which includes biochemistry training at the biochemistry bachelors degree level.


  1. Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus

    1500 S Ave K, Portales, New Mexico 88130

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of New Mexico-Main Campus

    1700 Lomas Blvd NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. New Mexico State University-Main Campus

    2850 Weddell Street, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003-8001

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

New Mexico Vs. National Biochemistry Employment

New Mexico 2,960
National 235,350

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

Employment Growth for Biochemistry professionals In New Mexico

1,610 1,720 1,680 2,080 2,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In New Mexico, the field of biochemistry is growing. 1,350 more biochemistry professionals were working in New Mexico in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in New Mexico, this field has grown by 84% in four years. 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 New Mexico

$60,955 $67,400 $69,255 $68,840 $72,520
$40,511 $43,009 $44,801 $46,220 $46,794
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biochemistry
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In New Mexico, as the number of biochemistry professionals is growing, the salaries earned by biochemistry professionals are increasing. In 2006 biochemistry professionals made a mean salary of $60,955 per year, and in 2010 they made $72,520 per year.

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in New Mexico

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Thus, there was a 16% growth in biochemistry professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 119% pay differential between the highest paid biochemistry professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of biochemistry in New Mexico.

Average Salaries for Biochemistry professionals and related professions in New Mexico


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

Educational Trends

Biochemistry programs available for each degree type for all schools in New Mexico


As the number of biochemistry professionals is increasing in New Mexico state, the number of students graduating from the 3 accredited biochemistry schools in New Mexico state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 38 biochemistry graduates from biochemistry courses in New Mexico and in 2010 there were 42 graduates.

This represents a 11% increase in the number of biochemistry degree or certificate school graduates in New Mexico state. 100% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in biochemistry.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in New Mexico

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