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Biology Schools
In Lafayette, Indiana

There is only one biology school in Lafayette for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in biology in the city of Lafayette, which encompasses biology training at the biology associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Lafayette Vs. Indiana Biology Employment

Lafayette 380
Indiana 3,030

Of the 3,030 biology professionals employed in Indiana, 380 work in Lafayette. There has been a 58% growth in the number of biology professionals in Lafayette between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Lafayette has also increased.

Lafayette Vs. Indiana Biology employment growth

3,540 2,530 3,460 3,040 3,030
240 30 90 80 380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Lafayette

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Lafayette

$35,290 $47,580 $55,720 $46,875 $44,505
$36,230 $36,230 $37,650 $38,460 $39,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lafayette

As the number of biology professionals in Lafayette has grown, salaries for biology professionals have also increased. In 2010 Lafayette biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $44,505. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biology professionals in Lafayette was $35,290 per year. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Lafayette is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Lafayette

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Lafayette biology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $39,660. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 162%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $26,190 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $68,515 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Lafayette


Biology professional salaries in Lafayette are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Lafayette


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

Biology Programs Offered In Lafayette


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

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Lafayette


Approximately 3 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Lafayette, Indiana

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