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Biochemistry Schools
In Washington DC

The city of Washington has 6 schools where biochemistry faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biochemistry academic community in Washington, and the future trends. Academia in biochemistry includes biochemistry training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Biochemistry Employment

Washington DC 7,910
Washington DC 2,840

Of the 2,840 biochemistry professionals employed in Washington DC, 7,910 work in Washington. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biochemistry professionals in Washington has grown by 27%. As the number of biochemistry professionals in Washington has increased, overall employment in Washington has also increased.

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Biochemistry employment growth

2,550 2,340 2,540 2,720 2,840
6,240 6,310 6,760 7,770 7,910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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  • Dark Yellow: Washington DC

Biochemistry VS. All professions salaries in Washington DC

$73,293 $77,957 $83,597 $84,657 $80,410
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biochemistry in Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Washington DC

In Washington, salaries for biochemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 biochemistry professionals in Washington reportedly earned an average salary of $80,410 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, biochemistry professionals in Washington made an average salary of $73,293 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Washington.

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in Washington DC

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Biochemistry professionals in Washington earn a median salary of $82,440 per year. The 10% of biochemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,760 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 161% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biochemistry professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Biomedical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Biochemistry schools in Washington DC


Many of Washington's biochemistry professionals are graduates of one of the 6 accredited biochemistry schools in the city.

Biochemistry Programs Offered In Washington DC


There are a total of 8 degree and certificate programs in biochemistry offered by Washington's biochemistry schools.

Student Completed Biochemistry Degrees In Washington DC


Approximately 80 students graduated from biochemistry courses in 2010.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in Washington DC, Washington DC

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