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Biology Schools
In Mobile, Alabama

In Mobile, there are 3 biology schools where biology faculty can find employment. The trends in Mobile'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

Mobile Vs. Alabama Biology Employment

Mobile 70
Alabama 2,990

Of the 2,990 biology professionals employed in Alabama, 70 work in Mobile. Between 2006 and 2010, in Mobile, there has been a 42% decline in the number of biology professionals. As the employment for biology professionals in Mobile has decreased, overall employment in Mobile has increased.

Mobile Vs. Alabama Biology employment growth

2,000 2,070 2,220 2,460 2,990
120 180 190 60 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Mobile

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Mobile

$38,440 $45,687 $46,350 $54,990 $54,220
$32,940 $34,380 $35,440 $36,850 $38,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Mobile
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Mobile

As the number of biology professionals in Mobile has shrunk, salaries for biology professionals have increased. Mobile biology professionals made $54,220 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biology professionals in Mobile was $38,440 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Mobile.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Mobile

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90th percentile

Biology professionals make a median salary of $50,480 per year in Mobile. 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 $37,480 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $81,740 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Mobile


On average biology professional salaries in Mobile are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Mobile


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

Biology Programs Offered In Mobile


There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in biology offered by Mobile's biology schools.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Mobile


In 2010 approximately 101 students graduated from biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Mobile, Alabama

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