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Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates 2019

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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 Occupations19-00006,5802.6570,076
33.69
5.8239,840
19.15
85,193
40.96
35,788
17.21
64,604
31.06
Life Scientists19-10001,7208.9786,268
41.47
3.3156,913
27.36
100,945
48.53
53,309
25.63
78,071
37.53
Food Scientists and Technologists19-10121035.3368,986
33.17
3.2751,034
24.54
77,962
37.48
43,686
21.00
71,964
34.60
Soil and Plant Scientists19-1013 74.73112,405
54.04
5.19105,101
50.53
116,057
55.80
105,500
50.72
117,187
56.34
Biochemists and Biophysicists19-10215020.5281,066
38.97
6.7958,487
28.12
92,355
44.40
56,213
27.03
77,702
37.36
Microbiologists19-10221106.8380,495
38.70
6.8956,492
27.16
92,497
44.47
53,333
25.64
65,540
31.51
Biological Scientists, All Other19-102925014.73107,383
51.63
4.7867,461
32.43
127,344
61.22
63,031
30.30
97,991
47.11
Epidemiologists19-10412105.5068,302
32.84
2.9551,516
24.77
76,694
36.87
47,377
22.78
66,573
32.01
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-10427905.4879,302
38.13
1.7556,102
26.97
90,902
43.70
53,364
25.66
74,055
35.60
Life Scientists, All Other19-1099709.4697,650
46.95
5.0159,315
28.52
116,817
56.16
47,498
22.84
99,269
47.73
Physical Scientists19-20001,0105.2783,921
40.35
6.0751,301
24.66
100,231
48.19
46,714
22.46
76,671
36.86
Physicists19-2012 2.1290,671
43.59
3.8652,219
25.11
109,898
52.84
45,995
22.11
76,354
36.71
Atmospheric and Space Scientists19-20211004.11103,299
49.66
2.3565,386
31.44
122,256
58.78
59,575
28.64
94,701
45.53
Chemists19-203116012.2079,147
38.05
6.8451,462
24.74
92,989
44.71
47,195
22.69
70,827
34.05
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-204144011.2375,109
36.11
8.2849,893
23.99
87,718
42.17
45,210
21.74
69,697
33.51
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers19-20421000.0074,568
35.85
3.2151,638
24.83
86,033
41.36
46,906
22.55
74,110
35.63
Physical Scientists, All Other19-2099 8.1998,625
47.42
11.0351,892
24.95
121,992
58.65
36,898
17.74
106,003
50.96
Social Scientists and Related Workers19-30008806.2585,922
41.31
3.5157,667
27.72
100,050
48.10
52,168
25.08
83,582
40.18
Economists19-3011 79.90136,925
65.83
6.0097,312
46.78
156,732
75.35
87,603
42.12
134,344
64.59
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists19-30314007.4180,250
38.58
3.7157,852
27.81
91,449
43.97
52,797
25.38
81,243
39.06
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Last updated April 2020