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Biochemistry Schools
In Portland, Oregon

In Portland, there are 4 biochemistry schools where biochemistry faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of biochemistry and biochemistry education in Portland, which includes biochemistry training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Portland Vs. Oregon Biochemistry Employment

Portland 2,580
Oregon 4,270

Exactly 2,580 of Oregon's 4,270 biochemistry professionals work in Portland. Between 2006 and 2010, in Portland, there has been a 54% growth in the number of biochemistry professionals. As the number of biochemistry professionals in Portland has increased, overall employment in Portland has also increased.

Portland Vs. Oregon Biochemistry employment growth

2,520 2,400 3,530 4,210 4,270
1,670 1,710 2,430 2,670 2,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: Portland

Biochemistry VS. All professions salaries in Portland

$56,665 $59,490 $63,365 $61,597 $61,810
$41,750 $43,370 $45,060 $46,080 $46,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biochemistry in Portland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Portland

Salaries for biochemistry professionals in Portland have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $61,810 per year was earned by biochemistry professionals in Portland. Biochemistry professionals in Portland made a yearly average salary of $56,665, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of biochemistry professionals in Portland is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in Portland

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Biochemistry professionals make a median salary of $58,230 per year in Portland. The difference in pay between the biochemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 117%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,130 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $87,027 per year.

Average Salaries for Biochemistry professionals and related professions in Portland

Biomedical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Biochemistry schools in Portland


Many of Portland's biochemistry professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited biochemistry schools in the city.

Biochemistry Programs Offered In Portland


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in biochemistry offered by Portland's biochemistry schools.

Student Completed Biochemistry Degrees In Portland


In 2010 approximately 51 students graduated from biochemistry courses.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in Portland, Oregon

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