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Biology Schools
In Crystal Lake, Illinois

The city of Crystal Lake has only one school where biology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in biology in the city of Crystal Lake, which encompasses biology training at the biology associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Crystal Lake Vs. Illinois Biology Employment

Crystal Lake 2,580
Illinois 5,020

Exactly 2,580 of Illinois' 5,020 biology professionals work in Crystal Lake. Between 2006 and 2010, in Crystal Lake, there has been a 11% decline in the number of biology professionals. As the employment for biology professionals in Crystal Lake has decreased, overall employment in Crystal Lake has increased.

Crystal Lake Vs. Illinois Biology employment growth

6,400 6,750 5,090 4,630 5,020
2,890 3,270 2,770 2,460 2,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Crystal Lake

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Crystal Lake

$54,588 $57,173 $59,368 $61,662 $63,872
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Crystal Lake
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Crystal Lake

In Crystal Lake, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 biology professionals in Crystal Lake reportedly earned an average salary of $63,872 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Crystal Lake made an average salary of $54,588 per year. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Crystal Lake is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Crystal Lake

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Biology professionals make a median salary of $60,160 per year in Crystal Lake. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,498 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 129% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Crystal Lake

Biomedical Engineering

On average biology professional salaries in Crystal Lake are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Crystal Lake


Many of Crystal Lake's biology professionals are graduates of the only accredited biology school in the city.

Biology Programs Offered In Crystal Lake


There is one degree and certificate program in biology offered by Crystal Lake's biology school.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Crystal Lake


In 2010 approximately 337 students completed biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Crystal Lake, Illinois

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