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Biology Schools
In Beckley, West Virginia

There are 2 biology schools in Beckley for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Beckley, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Beckley Vs. West Virginia Biology Employment

Beckley 90
West Virginia 1,140

Exactly 90 of West Virginia's 1,140 biology professionals work in Beckley. Between 2006 and 2010, in Beckley, there has been a 10% decline in the number of biology professionals. Overall employment in Beckley has increased.

Beckley Vs. West Virginia Biology employment growth

1,350 1,180 1,170 1,180 1,140
100 100 150 No data 90
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Beckley

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Beckley

$37,320 $41,060 $38,920 No data $43,375
$29,770 $30,540 $31,560 No data $33,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Beckley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Beckley

In Beckley, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $43,375 per year was earned by biology professionals in Beckley. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biology professionals in Beckley was $37,320 per year. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Beckley is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Beckley

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Biology professionals make a median salary of $42,655 per year in Beckley. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 123%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,310 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $60,845 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Beckley


On average biology professionals in Beckley earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Beckley.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Beckley


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

Biology Programs Offered In Beckley


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in biology offered by Beckley's biology schools.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Beckley


Approximately 11 students graduated from biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Beckley, West Virginia

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