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Biochemistry Schools
In San Diego, California

In San Diego, there are 2 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 San Diego, which encompasses biochemistry training at the biochemistry bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

San Diego Vs. California Biochemistry Employment

San Diego 6,170
California 39,570

Exactly 6,170 of the 39,570 biochemistry professionals employed in California, work in San Diego. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biochemistry professionals in San Diego has shrunk by 5%. As the employment for biochemistry professionals in San Diego has decreased, overall employment in San Diego has increased.

San Diego Vs. California Biochemistry employment growth

41,400 45,220 49,220 48,390 39,570
6,500 6,570 6,970 7,340 6,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Diego

Biochemistry VS. All professions salaries in San Diego

$68,027 $73,210 $76,697 $75,357 $79,403
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biochemistry in San Diego
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Diego

As the number of biochemistry professionals in San Diego has shrunk, salaries for biochemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 San Diego biochemistry professionals earned an average yearly salary of $79,403. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biochemistry professionals in San Diego was $68,027 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in San Diego.

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in San Diego

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90th percentile

Biochemistry professionals make a median salary of $75,547 per year in San Diego. The 10% of biochemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,757 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $107,570 per year.

Average Salaries for Biochemistry professionals and related professions in San Diego

Biomedical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Biochemistry schools in San Diego


Many of San Diego's biochemistry professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited biochemistry schools in the city.

Biochemistry Programs Offered In San Diego


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in biochemistry offered by San Diego's biochemistry schools.

Student Completed Biochemistry Degrees In San Diego


Approximately 24 students graduated from biochemistry courses in 2010.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in San Diego, California

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