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Biological Science Professors in Iowa

Want to work in Iowa as a Biological Science Professor? Read this first!

15.6% Jobs Projection
$92,970 Median Salary
70 Job Openings

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

  • Projected employment for Biological Science Professors in Iowa is growing faster than average.

  • Biological Science Professors in Iowa earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Biological Science Professors Work in Iowa?

In Iowa, there were 730 people working as Biological Science Professors in the year 2018.

There were 720 Biological Science Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

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

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Job Projections for Iowa

Jobs for Biological Science Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 15.6% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 15.1%.

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Iowa Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 70 annual job openings, and a total of 890 jobs for Iowa Biological Science Professors in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 6,000 annual jobs and 71,700 total jobs in 2026.

What do Biological Science Professors Make in Iowa?

In 2018 wages for Biological Science Professors ranged from $53,280 to $160,100 with $92,970 being the median annual salary.

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

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Top Iowa 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
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 180 $81,290
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA 110 $98,300
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL 90 $69,600
Cedar Rapids, IA 40 $66,410
Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA 40 $86,580

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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