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Biology Schools
In Bakersfield, California

Biology faculty can choose to work at one of 2 biology schools in Bakersfield. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Bakersfield, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Bakersfield Vs. California Biology Employment

Bakersfield 240
California 33,930

Exactly 240 of the 33,930 biology professionals employed in California, work in Bakersfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Bakersfield has grown by 140%. As the number of biology professionals in Bakersfield has increased, overall employment in Bakersfield has also increased.

Bakersfield Vs. California Biology employment growth

27,900 28,810 31,390 32,400 33,930
100 120 150 240 240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Bakersfield

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Bakersfield

$42,165 $44,820 $53,845 $59,655 $60,270
$36,700 $38,150 $40,210 $42,430 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Bakersfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bakersfield

Salaries for biology professionals in Bakersfield have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $60,270 per year was earned by biology professionals in Bakersfield. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Bakersfield made an average salary of $42,165 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Bakersfield.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Bakersfield

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Biology professionals in Bakersfield make a median yearly salary of $55,575. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,115 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $87,245 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Bakersfield


Bakersfield biology professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Bakersfield


There are 2 accredited biology schools in the city. Many of Bakersfield's biology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biology Programs Offered In Bakersfield


Bakersfield's biology schools offer 3 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Bakersfield


Approximately 105 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Bakersfield, California

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