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Biology Schools
In Lancaster, Pennsylvania

The city of Lancaster has only one school where biology faculty can find employment. The trends in Lancaster's biology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Lancaster Vs. Pennsylvania Biology Employment

Lancaster 40
Pennsylvania 6,350

Exactly 40 of the 6,350 biology professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Lancaster. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Lancaster has shrunk by 20%. Overall employment in Lancaster has increased.

Lancaster Vs. Pennsylvania Biology employment growth

6,930 5,910 6,150 6,420 6,350
50 No data 40 No data 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Lancaster

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Lancaster

$40,830 No data $59,220 $57,950 $58,310
$34,710 $36,150 $37,100 $38,460 $39,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Lancaster
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lancaster

In Lancaster, salaries for biology professionals have increased. Lancaster biology professionals made $58,310 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biology professionals in Lancaster was $40,830 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lancaster.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Lancaster

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Lancaster biology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $57,840. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,910 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $75,680 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Lancaster


Biology professional salaries in Lancaster are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Lancaster


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

Biology Programs Offered In Lancaster


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

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Lancaster


Approximately 27 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

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