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Biochemistry Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

In Philadelphia, there are 9 biochemistry schools 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 Philadelphia, which encompasses biochemistry training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Biochemistry Employment

Philadelphia 4,450
Pennsylvania 7,240

Exactly 4,450 of Pennsylvania's 7,240 biochemistry professionals work in Philadelphia. There has been a 11% growth in the number of biochemistry professionals in Philadelphia between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for biochemistry professionals in Philadelphia has increased, overall employment in Philadelphia has also increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Biochemistry employment growth

8,500 7,050 7,510 8,220 7,240
4,020 4,120 4,970 5,370 4,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Biochemistry VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$70,447 $73,710 $78,080 $81,257 $82,363
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biochemistry in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, salaries for biochemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $82,363 per year was earned by biochemistry professionals in Philadelphia. The average salary for biochemistry professionals in Philadelphia was $70,447 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Philadelphia.

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in Philadelphia

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Biochemistry professionals in Philadelphia make a median yearly salary of $78,003. The difference in pay between the biochemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 112%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $47,447 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $100,820 per year.

Average Salaries for Biochemistry professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

Biomedical Engineering

Philadelphia biochemistry professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Biochemistry schools in Philadelphia


There are 9 accredited biochemistry schools in the city. Many of Philadelphia's biochemistry professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biochemistry Programs Offered In Philadelphia


Philadelphia's biochemistry schools offer 14 biochemistry degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biochemistry Degrees In Philadelphia


In 2010 approximately 108 students graduated from biochemistry courses.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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