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Physics Schools
In Dayton, Ohio

In Dayton, there are 3 physics schools where physics faculty can find employment. The trends in Dayton's physics academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes physics training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Dayton Vs. Ohio Physics Employment

Dayton 170
Ohio 500

Exactly 170 of the 500 physics professionals employed in Ohio, work in Dayton. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of physics professionals in Dayton has grown by 55%. As the employment for physics professionals in Dayton has increased, overall employment in Dayton has also increased.

Dayton Vs. Ohio Physics employment growth

880 890 770 390 500
110 110 140 120 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Dayton

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Dayton

$88,850 $92,210 $100,300 $107,190 $106,090
$38,670 $39,840 $40,900 $41,750 $42,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Dayton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dayton

As the number of physics professionals in Dayton has grown, salaries for physics professionals have also increased. Dayton physics professionals made $106,090 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for physics professionals in Dayton was $88,850 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of physics professionals in Dayton is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Dayton

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Dayton physics professionals earn a median yearly salary of $99,610. The difference in pay between the physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 161%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $59,270 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $154,580 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Dayton

Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Dayton


There are 3 accredited physics schools in the city. Many of Dayton's physics professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Physics Programs Offered In Dayton


Dayton's physics schools offer 5 physics degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Dayton


In 2010 approximately 18 students completed physics courses.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Dayton, Ohio

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