Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Maryland

 

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations19-000041,17084,489
40.50
45,628
22.00
103,920
50.00
77,668
37.25
Animal Scientists19-101113083,003
40.00
55,450
26.75
96,778
46.50
76,768
37.00
Food Scientists and Technologists19-10129076,565
36.75
46,480
22.25
91,608
44.00
71,358
34.25
Soil and Plant Scientists19-101318081,556
39.25
49,648
23.75
97,508
47.00
72,123
34.75
Biochemists and Biophysicists19-10211,90082,158
39.50
48,020
23.00
99,226
47.75
78,556
37.75
Microbiologists19-10221,320107,951
52.00
68,462
33.00
127,696
61.50
103,336
49.75
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists19-102340094,452
45.50
63,473
30.50
109,942
52.75
92,006
44.25
Biological Scientists, All Other19-10293,49096,031
46.25
63,112
30.25
112,491
54.00
91,191
43.75
Conservation Scientists19-103141072,015
34.75
41,332
19.75
87,357
42.00
62,127
29.75
Foresters19-10325062,011
29.75
49,003
23.50
68,516
33.00
64,136
30.75
Epidemiologists19-104131078,098
37.50
56,696
27.25
88,798
42.75
71,881
34.50
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-10425,21090,620
43.50
51,720
24.75
110,069
53.00
84,819
40.75
Life Scientists, All Other19-109946097,812
47.00
54,095
26.00
119,670
57.50
82,460
39.75
Astronomers19-2011500121,273
58.25
73,443
35.25
145,187
69.75
122,228
58.75
Physicists19-20121,400119,831
57.50
70,627
34.00
144,433
69.50
118,546
57.00
Atmospheric and Space Scientists19-202193097,346
46.75
59,654
28.75
116,193
55.75
97,270
46.75
Chemists19-20313,130108,970
52.50
70,792
34.00
128,059
61.50
107,743
51.75
Materials Scientists19-203212095,991
46.25
52,286
25.25
117,844
56.75
104,024
50.00
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-20412,18075,459
36.25
43,991
21.25
91,192
43.75
68,278
32.75
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers19-204247093,409
45.00
56,117
27.00
112,055
53.75
85,252
41.00
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2014 wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2014.
Current wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through March 2015.

Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
Occupational Employment Statistics Program

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Last updated April 2015