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Chemistry Schools
In Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Chemistry faculty can choose to work at only one chemistry school in Chapel Hill. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in chemistry in the city of Chapel Hill, which encompasses chemistry training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Chapel Hill Vs. North Carolina Chemistry Employment

Chapel Hill 1,300
North Carolina 6,530

Exactly 1,300 of the 6,530 chemistry professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Chapel Hill. Between 2006 and 2010, in Chapel Hill, there has been a 13% growth in the number of chemistry professionals. As the number of chemistry professionals in Chapel Hill has increased, overall employment in Chapel Hill has also increased.

Chapel Hill Vs. North Carolina Chemistry employment growth

8,250 8,060 7,830 7,600 6,530
1,150 1,760 1,980 1,830 1,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Chapel Hill

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Chapel Hill

$52,925 $47,067 $46,673 $48,558 $55,017
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Chapel Hill
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chapel Hill

As the number of chemistry professionals in Chapel Hill has grown, salaries for chemistry professionals have also increased. Chapel Hill chemistry professionals made $55,017 per year, on average, in 2010. Chemistry professionals in Chapel Hill made a yearly average salary of $52,925, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Chapel Hill.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Chapel Hill

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Chapel Hill chemistry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $52,607. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $36,240 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 113% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Chapel Hill


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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Chapel Hill


There is only one accredited chemistry school in the city. Many of Chapel Hill's chemistry professionals are graduates of this school.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Chapel Hill


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

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Chapel Hill


Approximately 167 students completed chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

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