Maryland

Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates 2019

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Maryland Statewide

 

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Empl %RSE Mean wage Mean %RSE Entry wage Exp. wage 10th pct Median wage
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations19-000043,3504.2394,138
45.26
4.6352,126
25.06
115,144
55.36
44,844
21.56
88,533
42.56
Life Scientists19-100014,3807.27103,215
49.62
3.3962,414
30.01
123,616
59.43
55,492
26.68
97,829
47.03
Animal Scientists19-10116014.51101,772
48.93
5.4469,448
33.39
117,934
56.70
57,936
27.85
95,877
46.09
Food Scientists and Technologists19-101242024.1597,014
46.64
2.5059,579
28.64
115,731
55.64
48,536
23.33
87,116
41.88
Soil and Plant Scientists19-101340046.72101,011
48.56
6.2864,937
31.22
119,048
57.23
56,238
27.04
109,671
52.73
Biochemists and Biophysicists19-102180012.04106,838
51.36
4.2464,741
31.13
127,886
61.48
57,606
27.70
99,171
47.68
Microbiologists19-10221,9109.59105,842
50.89
5.6567,322
32.37
125,103
60.15
57,425
27.61
100,587
48.36
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists19-10233204.3981,150
39.01
4.6348,019
23.09
97,716
46.98
42,512
20.44
71,473
34.36
Biological Scientists, All Other19-10294,0805.34106,025
50.97
3.7067,362
32.39
125,357
60.27
59,422
28.57
98,910
47.55
Conservation Scientists19-10313608.8282,125
39.48
3.9248,920
23.52
98,728
47.47
44,068
21.19
72,066
34.65
Foresters19-1032 70.2566,568
32.00
3.3454,754
26.32
72,475
34.84
52,207
25.10
69,170
33.26
Epidemiologists19-10413409.8491,717
44.09
7.8353,264
25.61
110,943
53.34
50,284
24.18
73,406
35.29
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-10425,17015.90105,225
50.59
3.9363,333
30.45
126,171
60.66
57,072
27.44
99,498
47.84
Life Scientists, All Other19-10993309.2199,229
47.71
2.3259,363
28.54
119,161
57.29
52,169
25.08
94,270
45.32
Physical Scientists19-200011,5509.52108,892
52.35
4.0764,188
30.86
131,244
63.10
55,419
26.64
106,671
51.28
Physicists19-20121,88029.32121,447
58.39
3.1072,673
34.94
145,834
70.11
62,854
30.22
126,058
60.60
Atmospheric and Space Scientists19-20216009.35107,125
51.50
1.5669,120
33.23
126,128
60.64
62,668
30.13
106,679
51.29
Chemists19-20313,2404.66114,581
55.09
4.6873,679
35.42
135,032
64.92
63,754
30.65
114,596
55.09
Materials Scientists19-203224021.49101,009
48.56
4.9861,175
29.41
120,926
58.14
51,405
24.71
100,427
48.28
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-20412,70019.7581,639
39.25
3.0550,455
24.26
97,231
46.75
45,598
21.92
76,972
37.01
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Maryland Department of Labor
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
Occupational Employment Statistics Program
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Last updated April 2020