Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Mid-Maryland WIA

 

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations19-00002,72075,551
36.25
40,521
19.50
93,066
44.75
66,783
32.00
Biochemists and Biophysicists19-1021 79,385
38.25
44,671
21.50
96,742
46.50
79,275
38.00
Microbiologists19-1022 82,925
39.75
51,858
25.00
98,458
47.25
74,556
35.75
Biological Scientists, All Other19-10292087,347
42.00
64,122
30.75
98,959
47.50
88,276
42.50
Conservation Scientists19-10312060,082
29.00
39,816
19.25
70,215
33.75
58,985
28.25
Epidemiologists19-1041 75,967
36.50
58,303
28.00
84,797
40.75
73,174
35.25
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-1042 91,215
43.75
50,794
24.50
111,425
53.50
90,592
43.50
Physicists19-2012 135,744
65.25
98,299
47.25
154,467
74.25
137,498
66.00
Chemists19-20315078,341
37.75
54,570
26.25
90,227
43.50
74,857
36.00
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-204116056,325
27.00
39,892
19.25
64,541
31.00
52,657
25.25
Survey Researchers19-302215039,047
18.75
22,773
11.00
47,184
22.75
25,221
12.25
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists19-303130065,286
31.50
43,738
21.00
76,060
36.50
59,954
28.75
Urban and Regional Planners19-30516065,556
31.50
43,166
20.75
76,751
37.00
64,251
31.00
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other19-30994086,118
41.50
59,773
28.75
99,289
47.75
81,105
39.00
Biological Technicians19-40214045,665
22.00
31,576
15.25
52,710
25.25
49,637
23.75
Chemical Technicians19-40314050,154
24.00
36,712
17.75
56,876
27.25
53,799
25.75
Social Science Research Assistants19-4061 34,954
16.75
21,817
10.50
41,522
20.00
32,445
15.50
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health19-40914040,264
19.25
28,661
13.75
46,065
22.25
31,881
15.25
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other19-40996053,512
25.75
34,860
16.75
62,838
30.25
42,820
20.50
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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