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Biology Schools
In Evanston, Illinois

Biology faculty can choose to work at only one biology school in Evanston. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of biology and biology education in Evanston, which includes biology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Evanston Vs. Illinois Biology Employment

Evanston 2,580
Illinois 5,020

Of the 5,020 biology professionals employed in Illinois, 2,580 work in Evanston. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Evanston has shrunk by 11%. As the employment for biology professionals in Evanston has decreased, overall employment in Evanston has increased.

Evanston 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: Evanston

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Evanston

$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 Evanston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Evanston

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

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Evanston

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Biology professionals make a median salary of $60,160 per year in Evanston. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 129%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,498 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $94,866 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Evanston

Biomedical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Evanston


There is only one accredited biology school in the city. Many of Evanston's biology professionals are graduates of this school.

Biology Programs Offered In Evanston


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

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Evanston


In 2010 approximately 190 students completed biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Evanston, Illinois

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