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Biochemistry Schools
In Oakland, California

The city of Oakland has only one school where biochemistry faculty can find employment. The trends in Oakland's biochemistry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes biochemistry training at the biochemistry bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Oakland Vs. California Biochemistry Employment

Oakland 4,020
California 39,570

Exactly 4,020 of the 39,570 biochemistry professionals employed in California, work in Oakland. Between 2006 and 2010, in Oakland, there has been a 24% growth in the number of biochemistry professionals. Overall employment in Oakland has also increased.

Oakland 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: Oakland

Biochemistry VS. All professions salaries in Oakland

$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 Oakland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Oakland

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

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in Oakland

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Biochemistry professionals make a median salary of $77,610 per year in Oakland. 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 Oakland

Biomedical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Biochemistry schools in Oakland


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

Biochemistry Programs Offered In Oakland


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

Student Completed Biochemistry Degrees In Oakland


Approximately 3 students graduated from biochemistry courses in 2010.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in Oakland, California

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