Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates May 2017

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All selected industries

Mid-Maryland Workforce Region

 

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations19-00002,63076,624
36.84
42,283
20.33
93,794
45.09
72,306
34.76
Food Scientists and Technologists19-101215090,464
43.49
63,133
30.35
104,129
50.06
87,367
42.00
Soil and Plant Scientists19-1013 68,826
33.09
45,179
21.72
80,650
38.77
68,471
32.92
Biochemists and Biophysicists19-102113083,364
40.08
59,577
28.64
95,258
45.80
75,593
36.34
Microbiologists19-10227078,626
37.80
55,936
26.89
89,972
43.26
75,016
36.07
Biological Scientists, All Other19-10296068,399
32.88
45,533
21.89
79,832
38.38
69,186
33.26
Conservation Scientists19-10312063,027
30.30
50,318
24.19
69,381
33.36
59,456
28.58
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-1042 98,721
47.46
51,221
24.63
122,471
58.88
88,786
42.69
Physicists19-2012 105,209
50.58
66,785
32.11
124,421
59.82
107,688
51.77
Chemists19-2031 99,551
47.86
70,526
33.91
114,064
54.84
95,245
45.79
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-204119063,857
30.70
47,139
22.66
72,216
34.72
62,050
29.83
Physical Scientists, All Other19-2099 110,255
53.01
77,744
37.38
126,511
60.82
106,565
51.23
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists19-303138077,813
37.41
42,975
20.66
95,232
45.78
74,929
36.02
Urban and Regional Planners19-30515072,626
34.92
49,228
23.67
84,325
40.54
67,800
32.60
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other19-3099 54,599
26.25
35,032
16.84
64,382
30.95
39,591
19.03
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians19-40114039,821
19.14
26,535
12.76
46,464
22.34
34,731
16.70
Biological Technicians19-402115058,638
28.19
35,629
17.13
70,143
33.72
58,164
27.96
Chemical Technicians19-4031 59,286
28.50
34,390
16.53
71,733
34.49
54,075
26.00
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health19-409111054,204
26.06
31,178
14.99
65,717
31.59
49,057
23.59
Forensic Science Technicians19-40922078,555
37.77
44,449
21.37
95,608
45.97
64,211
30.87
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The 'Median Wage History' wages have been updated for any inflationary pressures through December 2017

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

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Last updated April 2018