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Biology Schools
In Orono, Maine

The city of Orono has only one school where biology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Orono, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Orono Vs. Maine Biology Employment

Orono 180
Maine 1,620

Exactly 180 of Maine's 1,620 biology professionals work in Orono. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Orono has shrunk by 0%. As the number of biology professionals in Orono has decreased, overall employment in Orono has increased.

Orono Vs. Maine Biology employment growth

1,030 1,490 1,650 1,780 1,620
180 50 120 180 180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maine
  • Dark Yellow: Orono

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Orono

$40,057 $46,120 $43,070 $45,840 $46,623
$34,330 $35,480 $36,470 $37,230 $38,860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Orono
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Orono

Salaries for biology professionals in Orono have increased. In 2010 Orono biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $46,623. The average salary for biology professionals in Orono was $40,057 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Orono is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Orono

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Orono biology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $44,287. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 86%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,347 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $60,097 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Orono


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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Orono


Many of Orono's biology professionals are graduates of the only accredited biology school in the city.

Biology Programs Offered In Orono


Orono's biology schools offer 11 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Orono


In 2010 approximately 96 students graduated from biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Orono, Maine

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