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Chemistry Schools
In Providence, Rhode Island

There are 3 chemistry schools in Providence for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the chemistry academic community in Providence, and the future trends. Academia in chemistry includes chemistry training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Chemistry Employment

Providence 480
Rhode Island 460

Exactly 480 of the 460 chemistry professionals employed in Rhode Island, work in Providence. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of chemistry professionals in Providence has shrunk by 14%. As the employment for chemistry professionals in Providence has decreased, overall employment in Providence has increased.

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Chemistry employment growth

500 480 450 410 460
560 550 500 520 480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Providence

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Providence

$48,817 $48,837 $46,770 $48,080 $50,580
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Providence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Providence

As the number of chemistry professionals in Providence has shrunk, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. Providence chemistry professionals made $50,580 per year, on average, in 2010. Chemistry professionals in Providence made a yearly average salary of $48,817, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Providence.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Providence

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25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Chemistry professionals in Providence make a median yearly salary of $48,438. The difference in pay between the chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 136%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,500 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $72,072 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Providence


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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Providence


Many of Providence's chemistry professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited chemistry schools in the city.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Providence


There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in chemistry offered by Providence's chemistry schools.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Providence


Approximately 60 students completed chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Providence, Rhode Island

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