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Biology Schools
In East Lansing, Michigan

In East Lansing, there is only one biology school where biology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in East Lansing, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

East Lansing Vs. Michigan Biology Employment

East Lansing 480
Michigan 2,500

Of the 2,500 biology professionals employed in Michigan, 480 work in East Lansing. The number of biology professionals in East Lansing has grown by 380% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of biology professionals in East Lansing has increased, overall employment in East Lansing has also increased.

East Lansing Vs. Michigan Biology employment growth

3,860 3,470 2,440 2,580 2,500
100 430 70 560 480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: East Lansing

Biology VS. All professions salaries in East Lansing

$38,530 $50,835 $34,720 $57,068 $57,733
$40,730 $41,780 $42,660 $42,790 $43,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in East Lansing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in East Lansing

As the number of biology professionals in East Lansing has grown, salaries for biology professionals have also increased. In 2010 East Lansing biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,733. Biology professionals in East Lansing made a yearly average salary of $38,530, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in East Lansing.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in East Lansing

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East Lansing biology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $56,327. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,770 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $71,853 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in East Lansing


East Lansing biology professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in East Lansing


Many of East Lansing's biology professionals are graduates of the only accredited biology school in the city.

Biology Programs Offered In East Lansing


East Lansing's biology schools offer 14 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In East Lansing


Approximately 607 students graduated from biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in East Lansing, Michigan

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