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Chemistry Schools
In Elgin, Illinois

Chemistry faculty can choose to work at only one chemistry school in Elgin. The trends in Elgin's chemistry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes chemistry training at the chemistry bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Elgin Vs. Illinois Chemistry Employment

Elgin 5,190
Illinois 8,650

Exactly 5,190 of Illinois' 8,650 chemistry professionals work in Elgin. Between 2006 and 2010, in Elgin, there has been a 2% decline in the number of chemistry professionals. As the number of chemistry professionals in Elgin has decreased, overall employment in Elgin has increased.

Elgin Vs. Illinois Chemistry employment growth

8,680 7,220 7,890 6,330 8,650
5,320 4,300 4,960 4,840 5,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Elgin

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Elgin

$50,443 $52,225 $53,463 $51,820 $53,460
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Elgin
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elgin

In Elgin, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 Elgin chemistry professionals earned an average yearly salary of $53,460. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for chemistry professionals in Elgin was $50,443 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Elgin.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Elgin

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Elgin chemistry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $51,742. The difference in pay between the chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 148%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,458 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $78,000 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Elgin


On average chemistry professional salaries in Elgin are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Elgin


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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Elgin

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There is one degree and certificate program in chemistry offered by Elgin's chemistry school.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Elgin

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Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Elgin, Illinois

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