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Biology Schools
In Irvine, California

The city of Irvine has 3 schools where biology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Irvine, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Irvine Vs. California Biology Employment

Irvine 1,800
California 33,930

Exactly 1,800 of California's 33,930 biology professionals work in Irvine. There has been a 16% growth in the number of biology professionals in Irvine between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of biology professionals in Irvine has increased, overall employment in Irvine has decreased.

Irvine Vs. California Biology employment growth

27,900 28,810 31,390 32,400 33,930
1,550 2,060 1,990 2,020 1,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Irvine

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Irvine

$61,075 $53,656 $56,846 $60,052 $64,438
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Irvine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Irvine

Salaries for biology professionals in Irvine have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $64,438 per year was earned by biology professionals in Irvine. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biology professionals in Irvine was $61,075 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Irvine.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Irvine

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25th percentile
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Biology professionals in Irvine earn a median salary of $62,026 per year. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 118%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,882 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $91,428 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Irvine

Biomedical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Irvine


There are 3 accredited biology schools in the city. Many of Irvine's biology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biology Programs Offered In Irvine


Irvine's biology schools offer 14 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Irvine


In 2010 approximately 1,013 students graduated from biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Irvine, California

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