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Chemistry Schools
In Mission Viejo, California

In Mission Viejo, there is only one chemistry school where chemistry faculty can find employment. The trends in Mission Viejo's chemistry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes chemistry training at the chemistry associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Mission Viejo Vs. California Chemistry Employment

Mission Viejo 2,100
California 22,090

Exactly 2,100 of the 22,090 chemistry professionals employed in California, work in Mission Viejo. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of chemistry professionals in Mission Viejo has shrunk by 3%. As the number of chemistry professionals in Mission Viejo has decreased, overall employment in Mission Viejo has also decreased.

Mission Viejo Vs. California Chemistry employment growth

19,550 20,880 22,330 21,750 22,090
2,160 2,380 2,070 1,950 2,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Mission Viejo

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Mission Viejo

$41,873 $49,840 $57,395 $52,368 $52,193
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Mission Viejo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Mission Viejo

Salaries for chemistry professionals in Mission Viejo have increased. In 2010 Mission Viejo chemistry professionals earned an average yearly salary of $52,193. Four years earlier in 2006, chemistry professionals in Mission Viejo made an average salary of $41,873 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Mission Viejo.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Mission Viejo

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Mission Viejo chemistry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $51,260. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,248 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 128% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Mission Viejo


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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Mission Viejo


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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Mission Viejo


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

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Mission Viejo


Approximately 7 students graduated from chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Mission Viejo, California

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