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Chemistry Schools
In Richmond, Kentucky

There is only one chemistry school in Richmond for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of chemistry and chemistry education in Richmond, which includes chemistry training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Richmond Vs. Kentucky Chemistry Employment

Richmond 110
Kentucky 2,360

Exactly 110 of the 2,360 chemistry professionals employed in Kentucky, work in Richmond. There has been a 50% decline in the number of chemistry professionals in Richmond between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of chemistry professionals in Richmond has decreased, overall employment in Richmond has increased.

Richmond Vs. Kentucky Chemistry employment growth

3,550 3,360 2,740 2,370 2,360
220 200 110 No data 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Richmond

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Richmond

$47,065 $50,010 $56,310 No data $59,760
$31,940 $32,670 $34,130 No data $35,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Richmond
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Richmond

As the number of chemistry professionals in Richmond has shrunk, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 Richmond chemistry professionals earned an average yearly salary of $59,760. The average salary for chemistry professionals in Richmond was $47,065 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of chemistry professionals in Richmond is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Richmond

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

Richmond chemistry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $61,060. The difference in pay between the chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 96%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,670 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $81,530 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Richmond


Richmond chemistry professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Richmond


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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Richmond


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

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Richmond


In 2010 approximately 21 students completed chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Richmond, Kentucky

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