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Chemistry Schools
In San Marcos, California

In San Marcos, there are 2 chemistry schools where chemistry faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the chemistry academic community in San Marcos, and the future trends. Academia in chemistry includes chemistry training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Marcos Vs. California Chemistry Employment

San Marcos 3,580
California 22,090

Exactly 3,580 of the 22,090 chemistry professionals employed in California, work in San Marcos. There has been a 7% growth in the number of chemistry professionals in San Marcos between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in San Marcos has also increased.

San Marcos Vs. California Chemistry employment growth

19,550 20,880 22,330 21,750 22,090
3,360 2,720 2,990 3,290 3,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Marcos

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in San Marcos

$54,503 $57,068 $60,420 $60,460 $61,215
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in San Marcos
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Marcos

In San Marcos, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $61,215 per year was earned by chemistry professionals in San Marcos. The average salary for chemistry professionals in San Marcos was $54,503 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in San Marcos.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in San Marcos

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Chemistry professionals in San Marcos earn a median salary of $57,845 per year. 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 $37,665 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $88,625 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in San Marcos


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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in San Marcos


Many of San Marcos' chemistry professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited chemistry schools in the city.

Chemistry Programs Offered In San Marcos


There is one degree and certificate program in chemistry offered by San Marcos' chemistry school.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In San Marcos


In 2010 approximately 8 students graduated from chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in San Marcos, California

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