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Biology Schools
In River Grove, Illinois

The city of River Grove has only one school where biology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of biology and biology education in River Grove, which includes biology training at the biology associates degree level.


Professional Trends

River Grove Vs. Illinois Biology Employment

River Grove 2,580
Illinois 5,020

Exactly 2,580 of the 5,020 biology professionals employed in Illinois, work in River Grove. The number of biology professionals in River Grove has shrunk by 11% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for biology professionals in River Grove has decreased, overall employment in River Grove has increased.

River Grove Vs. Illinois Biology employment growth

6,400 6,750 5,090 4,630 5,020
2,890 3,270 2,770 2,460 2,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: River Grove

Biology VS. All professions salaries in River Grove

$54,588 $57,173 $59,368 $61,662 $63,872
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in River Grove
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in River Grove

Salaries for biology professionals in River Grove have increased. River Grove biology professionals made $63,872 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biology professionals in River Grove was $54,588 per year. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in River Grove is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in River Grove

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Biology professionals make a median salary of $60,160 per year in River Grove. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,498 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $94,866 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in River Grove

Biomedical Engineering

River Grove biology professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in River Grove


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

Biology Programs Offered In River Grove


River Grove's biology school offers one biology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In River Grove


In 2010 approximately 149 students completed biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in River Grove, Illinois

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