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Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates 2019

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Mid-Maryland Workforce Region

 

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 Occupations19-00002,93039.1986,793
41.73
6.0944,996
21.63
107,691
51.77
39,613
19.04
81,870
39.36
Life Scientists19-100038020.8388,394
42.50
5.2655,798
26.83
104,693
50.33
48,174
23.16
84,694
40.72
Biochemists and Biophysicists19-10212040.75120,513
57.94
19.2171,986
34.61
144,776
69.60
62,355
29.98
102,683
49.37
Microbiologists19-10226015.2868,415
32.89
29.8645,781
22.01
79,733
38.33
42,733
20.54
51,253
24.64
Biological Scientists, All Other19-1029 65.9768,421
32.89
4.9842,233
20.30
81,516
39.19
37,691
18.12
68,215
32.80
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-10424030.0497,790
47.01
5.8864,384
30.95
114,493
55.04
58,270
28.01
93,916
45.15
Physical Scientists19-2000 61.28103,169
49.60
4.8260,147
28.92
124,680
59.94
52,101
25.05
101,359
48.73
Physicists19-2012 74.56123,024
59.15
4.6080,530
38.72
144,271
69.36
71,583
34.42
128,053
61.56
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-204129048.2666,447
31.95
3.4744,829
21.55
77,256
37.14
41,703
20.05
63,500
30.53
Physical Scientists, All Other19-2099 71.34108,516
52.17
3.4692,182
44.32
116,682
56.10
87,256
41.95
108,020
51.93
Social Scientists and Related Workers19-300046030.5271,835
34.54
7.1139,557
19.02
87,974
42.30
36,335
17.47
66,975
32.20
Economists19-30111048.3581,772
39.31
10.8445,789
22.01
99,764
47.96
43,463
20.90
85,688
41.20
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists19-303128043.0076,011
36.54
5.7544,183
21.24
91,925
44.19
41,156
19.79
74,867
35.99
Urban and Regional Planners19-30515029.6182,222
39.53
5.0254,200
26.06
96,233
46.27
47,993
23.07
83,338
40.07
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other19-3099 69.0748,734
23.43
18.6436,631
17.61
54,785
26.34
33,842
16.27
38,774
18.64
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians19-400049031.7250,717
24.38
6.8928,515
13.71
61,818
29.72
23,934
11.51
47,490
22.83
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians19-40106036.4539,621
19.05
7.7128,204
13.56
45,329
21.79
26,966
12.96
35,850
17.24
Biological Technicians19-402112024.5444,174
21.24
22.8923,250
11.18
54,636
26.27
22,075
10.61
25,317
12.17
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health19-4042 61.5352,835
25.40
8.8136,069
17.34
61,217
29.43
34,643
16.66
50,928
24.48
Forest and Conservation Technicians19-4071 68.9844,364
21.33
11.6731,571
15.18
50,760
24.40
29,016
13.95
42,496
20.43
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Last updated April 2020