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Physics Schools
In Waukesha, Wisconsin

Physics faculty can choose to work at only one physics school in Waukesha. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of physics and physics education in Waukesha, which includes physics training at the physics bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Waukesha Vs. Wisconsin Physics Employment

Waukesha 50
Wisconsin 210

Of the 210 physics professionals employed in Wisconsin, 50 work in Waukesha. The number of physics professionals in Waukesha has shrunk by 17% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for physics professionals in Waukesha has decreased, overall employment in Waukesha has increased.

Waukesha Vs. Wisconsin Physics employment growth

390 390 210 230 210
60 60 60 50 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Wisconsin
  • Dark Yellow: Waukesha

Physics VS. All professions salaries in Waukesha

$98,270 $111,360 $120,050 $125,180 $138,770
$40,030 $41,490 $42,980 $44,080 $45,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics in Waukesha
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Waukesha

Salaries for physics professionals in Waukesha have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $138,770 per year was earned by physics professionals in Waukesha. Physics professionals in Waukesha made a yearly average salary of $98,270, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of physics professionals in Waukesha is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Waukesha

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Physics professionals in Waukesha make a median yearly salary of $133,100. The 10% of physics professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $55,120 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 141% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Waukesha

Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

On average physics professional salaries in Waukesha are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Physics schools in Waukesha


There is only one accredited physics school in the city. Many of Waukesha's physics professionals are graduates of this school.

Physics Programs Offered In Waukesha

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Waukesha's physics school offers one physics degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Physics Degrees In Waukesha

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Physics Faculty Salaries in Waukesha, Wisconsin

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