Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates 2016

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All industries

Maryland Statewide

 

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations19-000041,85087,778
42.20
46,590
22.40
108,372
52.10
80,690
38.79
Animal Scientists19-1011100106,882
51.39
55,131
26.51
132,757
63.83
84,046
40.41
Food Scientists and Technologists19-101224069,641
33.48
47,115
22.65
80,903
38.90
63,910
30.73
Soil and Plant Scientists19-101317085,849
41.27
47,681
22.92
104,932
50.45
77,573
37.29
Biochemists and Biophysicists19-10211,64084,943
40.84
52,521
25.25
101,155
48.63
78,843
37.91
Microbiologists19-10221,97095,811
46.06
54,151
26.03
116,641
56.08
93,589
44.99
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists19-102343094,267
45.32
64,764
31.14
109,018
52.41
92,981
44.70
Biological Scientists, All Other19-10293,540100,991
48.55
66,231
31.84
118,370
56.91
93,756
45.07
Conservation Scientists19-103149074,111
35.63
45,916
22.08
88,208
42.41
63,561
30.56
Foresters19-10327062,608
30.10
47,050
22.62
70,387
33.84
63,768
30.66
Epidemiologists19-104134081,291
39.08
58,666
28.20
92,604
44.52
76,225
36.65
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-10425,010107,828
51.84
56,615
27.22
133,435
64.15
96,804
46.54
Life Scientists, All Other19-1099300105,711
50.82
59,251
28.49
128,942
61.99
87,269
41.96
Astronomers19-2011 124,022
59.63
82,662
39.74
144,702
69.57
127,031
61.07
Physicists19-20121,140130,059
62.53
87,667
42.15
151,255
72.72
125,250
60.22
Atmospheric and Space Scientists19-2021590107,707
51.78
72,835
35.02
125,142
60.16
110,575
53.16
Chemists19-20313,240108,602
52.21
69,803
33.56
128,002
61.54
108,069
51.96
Materials Scientists19-2032130109,805
52.79
64,942
31.22
132,237
63.58
112,182
53.93
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-20412,01078,526
37.75
47,524
22.85
94,027
45.21
71,738
34.49
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers19-204244094,673
45.52
60,182
28.93
111,919
53.81
90,416
43.47
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Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
Occupational EMployment Statistics Proigram

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Last updated April 2017