FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Physics Schools
In Jersey City, New Jersey

The city of Jersey City has 2 schools where physics faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of physics and physics education in Jersey City, which includes physics training at the physics bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Physics Employment

Jersey City 340
New Jersey 770

Exactly 340 of New Jersey's 770 physics professionals work in Jersey City. Between 2006 and 2010, in Jersey City, there has been a 100% growth in the number of physics professionals. Overall employment in Jersey City has also increased.

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Physics employment growth

340 560 470 600 770
170 140 No data 300 340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Jersey City

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Jersey City

$104,510 $123,310 $115,820 $108,860 $120,020
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Jersey City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jersey City

As the number of physics professionals in Jersey City has grown, salaries for physics professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $120,020 per year was earned by physics professionals in Jersey City. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for physics professionals in Jersey City was $104,510 per year. The growth in the salary of physics professionals in Jersey City is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Jersey City

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

Physics professionals in Jersey City earn a median salary of $104,890 per year. The difference in pay between the physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 244%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $56,420 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $194,330 per year.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Jersey City

Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

Physics professional salaries in Jersey City are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Jersey City


Many of Jersey City's physics professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited physics schools in the city.

Physics Programs Offered In Jersey City


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in physics offered by Jersey City's physics schools.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Jersey City


Approximately 2 students graduated from physics courses in 2010.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Jersey City, New Jersey

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are currently gathering data for the number of physics faculty in Jersey City, growth in the field of physics academia and physics faculty salaries in Jersey City. Please enter your information in the form below if you are involved in teaching physics courses to students at the bachelors degree in physics level. This will help us build a valuable free database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of physics in Jersey City. All information you submit will be anonymous. A summary of the data collected thus far will be available to you once you have submitted your information.


Career Index

Your free online education database