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Chemistry Schools
In Albuquerque, New Mexico

There is only one chemistry school in Albuquerque for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in chemistry in the city of Albuquerque, which encompasses chemistry training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Chemistry Employment

Albuquerque 210
New Mexico 640

Of the 640 chemistry professionals employed in New Mexico, 210 work in Albuquerque. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of chemistry professionals in Albuquerque has shrunk by 25%. As the employment for chemistry professionals in Albuquerque has decreased, overall employment in Albuquerque has increased.

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Chemistry employment growth

400 560 510 700 640
280 310 230 270 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Albuquerque

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Albuquerque

$44,200 $58,063 $63,935 $69,903 $67,450
$35,960 $37,350 $38,800 $40,170 $41,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Albuquerque
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Albuquerque

As the number of chemistry professionals in Albuquerque has shrunk, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 chemistry professionals in Albuquerque reportedly earned an average salary of $67,450 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, chemistry professionals in Albuquerque made an average salary of $44,200 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Albuquerque.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Albuquerque

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Chemistry professionals make a median salary of $68,520 per year in Albuquerque. The difference in pay between the chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 96%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $46,130 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,473 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Albuquerque


On average chemistry professionals in Albuquerque earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Albuquerque.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Albuquerque


Many of Albuquerque's chemistry professionals are graduates of the only accredited chemistry school in the city.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Albuquerque


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in chemistry offered by Albuquerque's chemistry schools.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Albuquerque


Approximately 36 students completed chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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