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Biological Science Professors in Alaska

Is Alaska a good place for you to work as a Biological Science Professor?

$81,840 Median Salary
10 Job Openings
  • Biological Science Professors in Alaska earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Biological Science Professors Work in Alaska?

There were 140 Biological Science Professors employed in this state in 2017.

Job Projections for Alaska

Jobs for Biological Science Professors in this state are not projected to grow or decrease, but nationwide they are growing at a rate of 15.1%.


Alaska Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 10 annual job openings, and 120 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 Alaska?

In 2018 wages for Biological Science Professors ranged from $55,860 to $118,410 with $81,840 being the median annual salary.

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


Top Alaska 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
Anchorage, AK 30 $70,620

Top States for Biological Science Professors Employment

The table below shows the states where most Biological Science Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 4,590 $86,790
Texas 4,470 $85,310
California 4,360 $116,420
Pennsylvania 3,250 $84,070
Illinois 2,530 $72,880
Massachusetts 2,220 $89,320
North Carolina 1,990 $65,550
Virginia 1,860 $69,400
Ohio 1,850 $83,770
Florida 1,590 $82,030
New Jersey 1,540 $90,490
Indiana 1,410 $85,260
Michigan 1,240 $87,500
Connecticut 1,160 $97,520
Washington 1,060 $68,110
Missouri 1,030 $85,630
Wisconsin 990 $69,790
Tennessee 890 $70,090
Colorado 890 $70,770
Arizona 800 $92,750

Below are the states where Biological Science Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $122,720
California $116,420
Connecticut $97,520
Utah $97,480
New Hampshire $95,170
Iowa $92,970
Arizona $92,750
New Jersey $90,490
Massachusetts $89,320
Michigan $87,500

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