Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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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 Occupations19-000041,81083,331
40.00
45,163
21.75
102,415
49.25
75,964
36.50
Life Scientists19-100013,040
Animal Scientists19-101111084,170
40.50
50,557
24.25
100,976
48.50
82,164
39.50
Food Scientists and Technologists19-101213076,354
36.75
41,967
20.25
93,548
45.00
68,896
33.00
Soil and Plant Scientists19-101320078,664
37.75
48,688
23.50
93,653
45.00
67,901
32.75
Biochemists and Biophysicists19-10211,33077,809
37.50
46,591
22.50
93,419
45.00
73,003
35.00
Microbiologists19-10221,290108,480
52.25
72,115
34.75
126,663
61.00
102,672
49.25
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists19-102323097,150
46.75
61,183
29.50
115,133
55.25
97,585
47.00
Biological Scientists, All Other19-10293,62094,880
45.50
60,448
29.00
112,096
54.00
90,073
43.25
Conservation Scientists19-103142070,041
33.75
43,955
21.25
83,085
40.00
60,295
29.00
Foresters19-10327058,991
28.25
36,651
17.50
70,162
33.75
61,932
29.75
Epidemiologists19-104130075,209
36.25
53,670
25.75
85,979
41.25
68,147
32.75
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-10424,73091,623
44.00
56,381
27.00
109,244
52.50
87,379
42.00
Life Scientists, All Other19-109961082,543
39.75
49,623
23.75
99,003
47.50
70,772
34.00
Physical Scientists19-200011,290
Astronomers19-2011480118,139
56.75
70,273
33.75
142,073
68.25
119,560
57.50
Physicists19-20121,500126,193
60.75
71,945
34.50
153,319
73.75
120,424
58.00
Atmospheric and Space Scientists19-202186093,945
45.25
57,558
27.75
112,139
54.00
90,889
43.75
Chemists19-20313,240109,559
52.75
66,915
32.25
130,881
63.00
106,347
51.25
Materials Scientists19-203214086,728
41.75
45,119
21.75
107,533
51.75
95,535
46.00
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The 2013 wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2013. The current wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through March 2014

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

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Last updated April 2014