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Biology Schools
In Mount Pleasant, Iowa

Biology faculty can choose to work at only one biology school in Mount Pleasant. The trends in Mount Pleasant'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

Mount Pleasant Vs. Iowa Biology Employment

Mount Pleasant 50
Iowa 3,740

Of the 3,740 biology professionals employed in Iowa, 50 work in Mount Pleasant. Overall employment in Mount Pleasant has also increased.

Mount Pleasant Vs. Iowa Biology employment growth

2,190 2,790 3,230 3,650 3,740
No data 60 No data No data 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Mount Pleasant

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Mount Pleasant

$53,430 $54,450 $54,120 No data $58,015
$30,840 $32,200 $33,180 No data $34,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Mount Pleasant
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Mount Pleasant

In 2010 Mount Pleasant biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $58,015. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Mount Pleasant made an average salary of $53,430 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Mount Pleasant.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Mount Pleasant

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Biology professionals in Mount Pleasant earn a median salary of $55,460 per year. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 184%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,235 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $94,235 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Mount Pleasant


On average biology professional salaries in Mount Pleasant are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Mount Pleasant


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

Biology Programs Offered In Mount Pleasant


Mount Pleasant's biology schools offer 2 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Mount Pleasant


Approximately 11 students graduated from biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Mount Pleasant, Iowa

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