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Biology Schools
In San Mateo, California

Biology faculty can choose to work at only one biology school in San Mateo. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in San Mateo, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Mateo Vs. California Biology Employment

San Mateo 3,900
California 33,930

Exactly 3,900 of the 33,930 biology professionals employed in California, work in San Mateo. Between 2006 and 2010, in San Mateo, there has been a 5% growth in the number of biology professionals. As the number of biology professionals in San Mateo has increased, overall employment in San Mateo has also increased.

San Mateo Vs. California Biology employment growth

27,900 28,810 31,390 32,400 33,930
3,710 3,530 3,070 2,850 3,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Mateo

Biology VS. All professions salaries in San Mateo

$67,353 $69,850 $75,808 $77,014 $79,516
$54,770 $57,810 $60,430 $61,940 $63,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in San Mateo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Mateo

As the number of biology professionals in San Mateo has grown, salaries for biology professionals have also increased. San Mateo biology professionals made $79,516 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for biology professionals in San Mateo was $67,353 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in San Mateo.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in San Mateo

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90th percentile

Biology professionals make a median salary of $76,894 per year in San Mateo. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,640 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 169% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in San Mateo

Biomedical Engineering

On average biology professionals in San Mateo earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in San Mateo.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in San Mateo


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

Biology Programs Offered In San Mateo


San Mateo's biology schools offer 2 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In San Mateo


Approximately 6 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in San Mateo, California

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