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Chemistry Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

There are 2 chemistry schools in Poughkeepsie for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the chemistry academic community in Poughkeepsie, and the future trends. Academia in chemistry includes chemistry training at the chemistry bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Chemistry Employment

Poughkeepsie 120
New York 9,340

Exactly 120 of New York's 9,340 chemistry professionals work in Poughkeepsie. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of chemistry professionals in Poughkeepsie has shrunk by 25%. As the employment for chemistry professionals in Poughkeepsie has decreased, overall employment in Poughkeepsie has increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Chemistry employment growth

10,210 11,130 10,430 10,010 9,340
160 110 100 130 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

$41,560 $39,935 $38,570 $45,435 $47,610
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

Salaries for chemistry professionals in Poughkeepsie have increased. In 2010 chemistry professionals in Poughkeepsie reportedly earned an average salary of $47,610 per year. Chemistry professionals in Poughkeepsie made a yearly average salary of $41,560, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Poughkeepsie.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Poughkeepsie

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Poughkeepsie chemistry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $40,865. The difference in pay between the chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 135%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,775 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $72,235 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie


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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Poughkeepsie


Many of Poughkeepsie's chemistry professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited chemistry schools in the city.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in chemistry offered by Poughkeepsie's chemistry schools.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Poughkeepsie


Approximately 15 students graduated from chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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