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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

US - Life, Physical, and Social Sciences Occupations

data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences
Occupations
Total
Employment
Jobs
per 1000
Median Annual
Earnings
Life Scientists
Animal Scientists 2,470 0.0 $60,330
Food Scientists and Technologists 14,200 0.1 $63,950
Soil and Plant Scientists 14,690 0.1 $62,300
Biochemists and Biophysicists 29,200 0.2 $82,180
Microbiologists 21,670 0.2 $66,850
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 17,720 0.1 $60,520
Other Biological Scientists 35,110 0.3 $74,790
Conservation Scientists 20,470 0.1 $61,810
Foresters 8,420 0.1 $58,700
Epidemiologists 5,690 0.0 $70,820
Medical Scientists 108,870 0.8 $80,530
Other Life Scientist 7,890 0.1 $73,860
Physical Scientists
Astronomers 1,830 0.0 $104,740
Physicists 16,680 0.1 $115,870
Atmospheric and Space Scientists 9,800 0.1 $92,460
Chemists 86,660 0.6 $73,740
Materials Scientists 7,750 0.1 $99,430
Environmental Scientists and Specialists 84,250 0.6 $68,910
Geoscientists 30,420 0.2 $89,780
Hydrologists 6,300 0.0 $80,480
Other Physical Scientists 18,960 0.1 $96,070
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