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Biology Schools
In Shelby, North Carolina

The city of Shelby has only one school where biology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in biology in the city of Shelby, which encompasses biology training at the biology associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Shelby Vs. North Carolina Biology Employment

Shelby 170
North Carolina 8,460

Exactly 170 of North Carolina's 8,460 biology professionals work in Shelby. As the employment for biology professionals in Shelby has increased, overall employment in Shelby has also increased.

Shelby Vs. North Carolina Biology employment growth

8,910 8,730 9,050 8,370 8,460
No data 130 130 No data 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Shelby

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Shelby

$49,260 $49,300 $49,250 No data $54,695
$31,780 $33,100 $34,310 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Shelby
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Shelby

In Shelby, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $54,695 per year was earned by biology professionals in Shelby. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biology professionals in Shelby was $49,260 per year. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Shelby is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Shelby

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Biology professionals make a median salary of $52,075 per year in Shelby. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 59%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,170 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $70,370 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Shelby


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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Shelby


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

Biology Programs Offered In Shelby


Shelby's biology school offers one biology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Shelby


Approximately 9 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Shelby, North Carolina

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