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Biology Schools
In Gilroy, California

Biology faculty can choose to work at only one biology school in Gilroy. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Gilroy, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Gilroy Vs. California Biology Employment

Gilroy 1,640
California 33,930

Of the 33,930 biology professionals employed in California, 1,640 work in Gilroy. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Gilroy has grown by 18%. Overall employment in Gilroy has decreased.

Gilroy Vs. California Biology employment growth

27,900 28,810 31,390 32,400 33,930
1,390 1,500 1,610 1,490 1,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Gilroy

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Gilroy

$68,603 $70,505 $75,945 $77,836 $77,645
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Gilroy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Gilroy

As the number of biology professionals in Gilroy has grown, salaries for biology professionals have also increased. In 2010 biology professionals in Gilroy reportedly earned an average salary of $77,645 per year. The average salary for biology professionals in Gilroy was $68,603 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Gilroy is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Gilroy

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Biology professionals make a median salary of $69,568 per year in Gilroy. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 154%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $48,480 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $123,060 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Gilroy

Biomedical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Gilroy


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

Biology Programs Offered In Gilroy


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in biology offered by Gilroy's biology schools.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Gilroy


Approximately 19 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Gilroy, California

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