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Life, Physical, and Social Sciences Occupations - San Jose, California Metro Area

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data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences
Occupations
Total
Employment
Jobs
per 1000
Location
Quotient
Median Annual
Earnings
Life Scientists
Food Scientists and Technologists 240 0.2 2.2 $109,400
Soil and Plant Scientists 140 0.1 1.3 N/A
Biochemists and Biophysicists 600 0.6 2.8 $105,610
Microbiologists 220 0.2 1.4 $88,560
Other Biological Scientists 200 0.2 0.8 $89,920
Medical Scientists 1,830 1.8 2.3 $109,830
Other Life Scientist 240 0.2 4.0 $108,800
Physical Scientists
Physicists 200 0.2 1.6 $138,460
Atmospheric and Space Scientists 70 0.1 0.9 $73,510
Chemists 800 0.8 1.2 $100,340
Materials Scientists 240 0.2 4.1 $138,590
Environmental Scientists and Specialists 600 0.6 1.0 $72,030
Geoscientists 130 0.1 0.6 $112,640
Other Physical Scientists 360 0.3 2.6 $121,350
Social Scientists and Related
Economists N/A N/A N/A $119,670
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 590 0.6 0.7 $93,910
Other Psychologists 110 0.1 1.1 $99,410
Sociologists N/A N/A N/A $79,670
Urban and Regional Planners 240 0.2 0.9 $93,090
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