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Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates 2019

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Montgomery 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 Occupations19-000015,9707.00107,373
51.62
5.5864,249
30.89
128,935
61.99
55,317
26.59
103,437
49.73
Life Scientists19-10008,09011.80113,378
54.51
3.0674,002
35.58
133,066
63.97
67,029
32.23
106,012
50.97
Animal Scientists19-1011304.64117,557
56.52
2.8391,240
43.87
130,715
62.84
84,267
40.51
122,197
58.75
Food Scientists and Technologists19-1012 60.37105,865
50.90
10.7651,923
24.96
132,837
63.86
44,237
21.27
88,821
42.70
Soil and Plant Scientists19-10131022.0286,052
41.37
10.1356,656
27.24
100,750
48.44
52,571
25.27
75,710
36.40
Biochemists and Biophysicists19-102146015.19105,046
50.50
3.8871,607
34.43
121,766
58.54
68,162
32.77
99,728
47.95
Microbiologists19-10221,00013.84113,887
54.75
6.7177,323
37.17
132,169
63.54
69,755
33.54
106,664
51.28
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists19-10237014.23107,599
51.73
7.7864,371
30.95
129,213
62.12
57,978
27.87
106,012
50.97
Biological Scientists, All Other19-10292,7706.55109,901
52.84
3.9172,160
34.69
128,771
61.91
65,842
31.65
102,046
49.06
Conservation Scientists19-10317041.29124,830
60.01
7.36101,914
49.00
136,288
65.52
100,406
48.27
122,392
58.84
Epidemiologists19-10419032.81152,851
73.49
8.1279,412
38.18
189,571
91.14
70,289
33.79
135,529
65.16
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-10423,37023.53116,597
56.06
3.8176,294
36.68
136,748
65.74
67,961
32.67
113,530
54.58
Life Scientists, All Other19-109910018.94108,066
51.95
11.1862,500
30.05
130,848
62.91
52,183
25.09
96,872
46.57
Physical Scientists19-20003,6204.10122,761
59.02
4.8882,440
39.63
142,921
68.71
73,617
35.39
123,039
59.15
Physicists19-20124801.34139,393
67.02
3.27101,364
48.73
158,407
76.16
89,986
43.26
146,222
70.30
Atmospheric and Space Scientists19-202111019.30108,848
52.33
13.8473,636
35.40
126,454
60.80
69,996
33.65
109,893
52.83
Chemists19-20311,6404.76126,176
60.66
3.9290,484
43.50
144,022
69.24
84,265
40.51
126,051
60.60
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-204153021.7588,430
42.51
2.6558,765
28.25
103,263
49.65
49,685
23.89
88,135
42.37
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers19-204211014.23119,015
57.22
2.2290,219
43.37
133,412
64.14
86,106
41.40
115,710
55.63
Hydrologists19-2043 56.17102,180
49.13
3.7177,410
37.22
114,565
55.08
69,207
33.27
102,823
49.43
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Last updated April 2020