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Biology Schools
In Mission Viejo, California

In Mission Viejo, there is only one biology school where biology faculty can find employment. The trends in Mission Viejo's biology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes biology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Mission Viejo Vs. California Biology Employment

Mission Viejo 1,800
California 33,930

Of the 33,930 biology professionals employed in California, 1,800 work in Mission Viejo. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Mission Viejo has grown by 16%. As the number of biology professionals in Mission Viejo has increased, overall employment in Mission Viejo has decreased.

Mission Viejo 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: Mission Viejo

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Mission Viejo

$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 Mission Viejo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Mission Viejo

In Mission Viejo, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 Mission Viejo biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $64,438. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Mission Viejo made an average salary of $61,075 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Mission Viejo.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Mission Viejo

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Biology professionals make a median salary of $62,026 per year in Mission Viejo. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,882 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 118% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Mission Viejo

Biomedical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Mission Viejo


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

Biology Programs Offered In Mission Viejo


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in biology offered by Mission Viejo's biology schools.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Mission Viejo


Approximately 16 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Mission Viejo, California

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