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Chemistry Schools
In Cedar Rapids, Iowa

The city of Cedar Rapids has only one school where chemistry faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of chemistry and chemistry education in Cedar Rapids, which includes chemistry training at the chemistry bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Cedar Rapids Vs. Iowa Chemistry Employment

Cedar Rapids 90
Iowa 2,320

Of the 2,320 chemistry professionals employed in Iowa, 90 work in Cedar Rapids. The number of chemistry professionals in Cedar Rapids has shrunk by 40% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Cedar Rapids has also decreased.

Cedar Rapids Vs. Iowa Chemistry employment growth

2,110 2,090 2,360 2,420 2,320
150 70 100 70 90
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Cedar Rapids

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Cedar Rapids

$52,325 $52,500 $54,580 $49,903 $55,015
$36,200 $38,630 $40,100 $41,070 $41,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Cedar Rapids
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Cedar Rapids

In Cedar Rapids, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 chemistry professionals in Cedar Rapids reportedly earned an average salary of $55,015 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, chemistry professionals in Cedar Rapids made an average salary of $52,325 per year. The growth in the salary of chemistry professionals in Cedar Rapids is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Cedar Rapids

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Cedar Rapids chemistry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $53,025. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,740 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $73,355 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Cedar Rapids


Chemistry professional salaries in Cedar Rapids are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Cedar Rapids


There is only one accredited chemistry school in the city. Many of Cedar Rapids' chemistry professionals are graduates of this school.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Cedar Rapids


Cedar Rapids' chemistry school offers one chemistry degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Cedar Rapids


In 2010 approximately 3 students graduated from chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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