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Biochemistry Schools
In Seattle, Washington

Biochemistry faculty can choose to work at one of 3 biochemistry schools in Seattle. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in biochemistry in the city of Seattle, which encompasses biochemistry training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Seattle Vs. Washington Biochemistry Employment

Seattle 7,030
Washington 10,180

Exactly 7,030 of Washington State's 10,180 biochemistry professionals work in Seattle. The number of biochemistry professionals in Seattle has grown by 241% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Seattle has also increased.

Seattle Vs. Washington Biochemistry employment growth

7,180 8,540 10,750 11,200 10,180
2,060 5,770 2,050 8,080 7,030
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Seattle

Biochemistry VS. All professions salaries in Seattle

$52,755 $63,927 $67,260 $64,957 $69,747
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biochemistry in Seattle
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Seattle

Salaries for biochemistry professionals in Seattle have increased. Seattle biochemistry professionals made $69,747 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for biochemistry professionals in Seattle was $52,755 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Seattle.

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in Seattle

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90th percentile

Biochemistry professionals make a median salary of $64,030 per year in Seattle. The difference in pay between the biochemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 182%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,417 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $116,687 per year.

Average Salaries for Biochemistry professionals and related professions in Seattle

Biomedical Engineering

On average biochemistry professional salaries in Seattle are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biochemistry schools in Seattle


There are 3 accredited biochemistry schools in the city. Many of Seattle's biochemistry professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biochemistry Programs Offered In Seattle


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

Student Completed Biochemistry Degrees In Seattle


In 2010 approximately 242 students completed biochemistry courses.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in Seattle, Washington

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