Biological Science Professors in California
Get the information you need to know about working as a Biological Science Professor.
You’re in luck! Jobs for Biological Science Professors in California are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Biological Science Professors in California is growing faster than average.
Biological Science Professors in California earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Biological Science Professors Work in California?
There were approximately 4,360 workers employed as Biological Science Professors in this state in 2018.
There were 4,520 Biological Science Professors employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 160 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 730 Biological Science Professors working in it, which means California has more Biological Science Professors than average.
Job Projections for California
Jobs for Biological Science Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 18.9% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 15.1%.
California Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 530 annual job openings, and 6,300 total jobs in 2026 for Biological Science Professors in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 6,000 annual jobs and 71,700 total jobs in 2026.
What do Biological Science Professors Make in California?
In 2018 wages for Biological Science Professors ranged from $55,760 to $207,720 with $116,420 being the median annual salary.
The median salary in California is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top California Metros for Biological Science Professors
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Biological Science Professors.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA||1,730||$121,250|
|San Diego-Carlsbad, CA||680||$126,470|
|San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA||470||$136,980|
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA||270||$117,580|
Top States for Biological Science Professors Employment
View the list below to see where most Biological Science Professors work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Biological Science Professors get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$122,720|
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|Occupation||CA Employment Total|
|Agricultural Sciences Professors||380|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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