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Chemistry Schools
In Lawrence, Kansas

The city of Lawrence has only one school where chemistry faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in chemistry in the city of Lawrence, which encompasses chemistry training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Lawrence Vs. Kansas Chemistry Employment

Lawrence 40
Kansas 1,910

Exactly 40 of the 1,910 chemistry professionals employed in Kansas, work in Lawrence. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of chemistry professionals in Lawrence has shrunk by 33%. As the number of chemistry professionals in Lawrence has decreased, overall employment in Lawrence has also decreased.

Lawrence Vs. Kansas Chemistry employment growth

1,780 1,330 1,850 2,070 1,910
60 60 No data 70 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Lawrence

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Lawrence

$55,880 $58,630 No data $56,540 $44,900
$33,040 $34,240 $35,330 $36,030 $36,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Lawrence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lawrence

Salaries for chemistry professionals in Lawrence have decreased. In 2010 Lawrence chemistry professionals earned an average yearly salary of $44,900. The average salary for chemistry professionals in Lawrence was $55,880 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lawrence.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Lawrence

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Lawrence chemistry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $44,020. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,640 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $65,160 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Lawrence


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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Lawrence


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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Lawrence


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

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Lawrence


Approximately 46 students graduated from chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Lawrence, Kansas

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