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Chemistry Schools
In Mount Vernon, Iowa

The city of Mount Vernon has only one school where chemistry faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the chemistry academic community in Mount Vernon, and the future trends. Academia in chemistry includes chemistry training at the chemistry bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Mount Vernon Vs. Iowa Chemistry Employment

Mount Vernon 90
Iowa 2,320

Exactly 90 of Iowa's 2,320 chemistry professionals work in Mount Vernon. Between 2006 and 2010, in Mount Vernon, there has been a 40% decline in the number of chemistry professionals. As the employment for chemistry professionals in Mount Vernon has decreased, overall employment in Mount Vernon has also decreased.

Mount Vernon 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: Mount Vernon

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Mount Vernon

$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 Mount Vernon
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Mount Vernon

As the number of chemistry professionals in Mount Vernon has shrunk, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. Mount Vernon chemistry professionals made $55,015 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for chemistry professionals in Mount Vernon was $52,325 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Mount Vernon.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Mount Vernon

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Mount Vernon chemistry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $53,025. The difference in pay between the chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 85%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,740 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $73,355 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Mount Vernon


Mount Vernon chemistry professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Mount Vernon


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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Mount Vernon


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

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Mount Vernon


Approximately 5 students completed chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Mount Vernon, Iowa

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