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Biology Schools
In Rochester, New York

In Rochester, there are 6 biology schools where biology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Rochester, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Rochester Vs. New York Biology Employment

Rochester 260
New York 8,640

Exactly 260 of New York's 8,640 biology professionals work in Rochester. The number of biology professionals in Rochester has grown by 24% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of biology professionals in Rochester has increased, overall employment in Rochester has also increased.

Rochester Vs. New York Biology employment growth

7,020 12,910 9,290 10,740 8,640
210 330 350 360 260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Rochester

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Rochester

$48,993 $57,643 $54,253 $55,293 $51,940
$39,410 $40,660 $41,700 $42,270 $43,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Rochester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rochester

In Rochester, salaries for biology professionals have increased. Rochester biology professionals made $51,940 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Rochester made an average salary of $48,993 per year. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Rochester is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Rochester

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Biology professionals in Rochester earn a median salary of $49,470 per year. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,725 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $75,510 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Rochester

Biomedical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Rochester


There are 6 accredited biology schools in the city. Many of Rochester's biology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biology Programs Offered In Rochester


There are a total of 13 degree and certificate programs in biology offered by Rochester's biology schools.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Rochester


In 2010 approximately 380 students completed biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Rochester, New York

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