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Chemistry Schools
In South Orange, New Jersey

In South Orange, there is only one chemistry school where chemistry faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in chemistry in the city of South Orange, which encompasses chemistry training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

South Orange Vs. New Jersey Chemistry Employment

South Orange 3,900
New Jersey 10,370

Of the 10,370 chemistry professionals employed in New Jersey, 3,900 work in South Orange. There has been a 7% decline in the number of chemistry professionals in South Orange between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of chemistry professionals in South Orange has decreased, overall employment in South Orange has increased.

South Orange Vs. New Jersey Chemistry employment growth

12,410 13,330 13,830 11,420 10,370
4,200 3,890 5,380 4,130 3,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: South Orange

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in South Orange

$48,340 $50,113 $51,405 $53,902 $54,093
$47,640 $49,050 $50,680 $52,760 $53,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in South Orange
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in South Orange

As the number of chemistry professionals in South Orange has shrunk, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 South Orange chemistry professionals earned an average yearly salary of $54,093. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for chemistry professionals in South Orange was $48,340 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in South Orange.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in South Orange

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Chemistry professionals in South Orange make a median yearly salary of $52,732. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,772 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 121% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in South Orange


On average chemistry professional salaries in South Orange are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in South Orange


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

Chemistry Programs Offered In South Orange


South Orange's chemistry schools offer 3 chemistry degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In South Orange


In 2010 approximately 21 students graduated from chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in South Orange, New Jersey

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