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Biology Schools
In Gary, Indiana

In Gary, there is only one biology school where biology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of biology and biology education in Gary, which includes biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Gary Vs. Indiana Biology Employment

Gary 140
Indiana 3,030

Of the 3,030 biology professionals employed in Indiana, 140 work in Gary. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Gary has grown by 100%. As the number of biology professionals in Gary has increased, overall employment in Gary has also increased.

Gary Vs. Indiana Biology employment growth

3,540 2,530 3,460 3,040 3,030
70 60 110 180 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Gary

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Gary

$37,927 $42,840 $46,373 $47,927 $53,480
$35,520 $37,010 $38,530 $38,920 $39,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Gary
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Gary

As the number of biology professionals in Gary has grown, salaries for biology professionals have also increased. In 2010 biology professionals in Gary reportedly earned an average salary of $53,480 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Gary made an average salary of $37,927 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Gary.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Gary

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Biology professionals in Gary earn a median salary of $43,370 per year. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 190%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,320 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,950 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Gary


On average biology professional salaries in Gary are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Gary


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

Biology Programs Offered In Gary


Gary's biology school offers one biology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Gary


In 2010 approximately 11 students graduated from biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Gary, Indiana

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