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Biology Schools
In Spearfish, South Dakota

There is only one biology school in Spearfish for faculty to choose from. The trends in Spearfish's biology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Spearfish Vs. South Dakota Biology Employment

Spearfish 0
South Dakota 1,380

As the number of biology professionals in Spearfish has decreased, overall employment in Spearfish has increased.

Spearfish Vs. South Dakota Biology employment growth

900 980 1,120 1,170 1,380
70 60 80 No data No data
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Dakota
  • Dark Yellow: Spearfish

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Spearfish

$41,835 $42,075 $41,755 No data $65,420
$27,810 $28,740 $30,120 No data $31,770
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Spearfish
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Spearfish

Salaries for biology professionals in Spearfish have increased. In 2010 biology professionals in Spearfish reportedly earned an average salary of $65,420 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Spearfish made an average salary of $41,835 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Spearfish.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Spearfish

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Spearfish biology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $65,930. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $49,040 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 74% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Spearfish


Biology professional salaries in Spearfish are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Spearfish


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

Biology Programs Offered In Spearfish


There is one degree and certificate program in biology offered by Spearfish's biology school.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Spearfish


In 2010 approximately 30 students graduated from biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Spearfish, South Dakota

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