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Chemistry Professors in Alabama

Considering a career as a Chemistry Professor in Alabama?

7.7% Jobs Projection
$75,010 Median Salary
20 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Chemistry Professors in Alabama are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Chemistry Professors in Alabama is growing faster than average.

  • Chemistry Professors in Alabama earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Chemistry Professors Work in Alabama?

280 people worked as Chemistry Professors in 2018 in this state.

There were 280 Chemistry Professors employed in this state in 2017.

The amount of jobs between 2017 and 2018 is holding steady.


The amount of Chemistry Professors working in the state is similar to the average state.


Job Projections for Alabama

Jobs for Chemistry Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 7.7% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.9%.


Alabama Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 20 annual job openings, and a total of 280 jobs for Alabama Chemistry Professors in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 2,300 annual jobs and 28,900 total jobs in 2026.

What do Chemistry Professors Make in Alabama?

In 2018 wages for Chemistry Professors ranged from $47,540 to $121,240 with $75,010 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Alabama is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Alabama Metros for Chemistry Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Chemistry Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Tuscaloosa, AL 50 $96,480
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 40 $81,240

Top States for Chemistry Professors Employment

The table below shows the states where most Chemistry Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 2,270 $90,220
Texas 1,700 $79,220
California 1,570 $105,850
Pennsylvania 1,430 $83,690
Illinois 1,030 $77,460
North Carolina 960 $71,450
Massachusetts 870 $93,350
Ohio 850 $81,120
New Jersey 830 $0
Virginia 820 $67,070
Florida 800 $86,330
Washington 570 $61,610
Michigan 500 $87,200
Tennessee 430 $68,940
Colorado 410 $76,180
Wisconsin 400 $68,960
Minnesota 380 $75,390
Indiana 370 $78,540
Missouri 360 $77,820
Connecticut 360 $75,590

Below are the states where Chemistry Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $105,850
New Hampshire $95,270
Massachusetts $93,350
Rhode Island $92,010
New York $90,220
Oregon $88,260
Michigan $87,200
Kansas $86,460
Florida $86,330
Pennsylvania $83,690

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