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Biochemistry Schools
In Norfolk, Virginia

In Norfolk, 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 Norfolk, which encompasses biochemistry training at the biochemistry bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Biochemistry Employment

Norfolk 1,730
Virginia 6,380

Exactly 1,730 of the 6,380 biochemistry professionals employed in Virginia, work in Norfolk. There has been a 40% growth in the number of biochemistry professionals in Norfolk between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Norfolk has also increased.

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Biochemistry employment growth

5,160 5,580 5,380 5,910 6,380
1,240 1,120 1,150 1,560 1,730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Norfolk

Biochemistry VS. All professions salaries in Norfolk

$54,485 $57,025 $62,040 $61,250 $62,375
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biochemistry in Norfolk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norfolk

In Norfolk, salaries for biochemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $62,375 per year was earned by biochemistry professionals in Norfolk. Four years earlier in 2006, biochemistry professionals in Norfolk made an average salary of $54,485 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Norfolk.

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in Norfolk

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Biochemistry professionals in Norfolk earn a median salary of $61,595 per year. The difference in pay between the biochemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 155%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,180 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $92,260 per year.

Average Salaries for Biochemistry professionals and related professions in Norfolk

Biomedical Engineering

Biochemistry professional salaries in Norfolk are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Biochemistry schools in Norfolk


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

Biochemistry Programs Offered In Norfolk


Norfolk's biochemistry school offers one biochemistry degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Biochemistry Degrees In Norfolk


Approximately 11 students completed biochemistry courses in 2010.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in Norfolk, Virginia

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