Maryland

Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates 2019

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All industries

Southern 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 Occupations19-000091013.4789,132
42.85
4.6351,679
24.85
107,859
51.86
43,748
21.03
87,603
42.12
Life Scientists19-1000605.5474,412
35.78
9.2144,494
21.39
89,372
42.97
39,534
19.01
73,675
35.42
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists19-10231010.7246,337
22.28
7.9432,872
15.80
53,069
25.51
32,336
15.55
40,463
19.45
Conservation Scientists19-1031200.0062,312
29.96
2.0344,095
21.20
71,420
34.34
41,929
20.16
58,075
27.92
Physical Scientists19-200036010.33100,806
48.46
5.1656,615
27.22
122,902
59.09
46,472
22.34
103,034
49.54
Physicists19-20129022.17109,307
52.55
4.3365,580
31.53
131,170
63.06
51,290
24.66
105,185
50.57
Chemists19-20311304.49114,188
54.90
2.7982,595
39.71
129,985
62.49
74,141
35.64
115,724
55.64
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-20419025.9869,687
33.50
5.9638,764
18.64
85,148
40.94
35,444
17.04
60,994
29.32
Social Scientists and Related Workers19-30002305.4585,580
41.14
5.4258,346
28.05
99,197
47.69
50,676
24.36
83,319
40.06
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists19-303110011.3682,595
39.71
3.8560,980
29.32
93,403
44.91
54,089
26.00
83,038
39.92
Urban and Regional Planners19-3051607.1274,269
35.71
3.2050,399
24.23
86,205
41.44
44,895
21.58
76,959
37.00
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other19-3099206.02106,748
51.32
2.0979,761
38.35
120,242
57.81
71,162
34.21
109,893
52.83
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians19-4000 51.7975,209
36.16
8.4040,989
19.71
92,319
44.38
34,889
16.77
73,769
35.47
Forest and Conservation Technicians19-4071200.0037,299
17.93
2.2123,757
11.42
44,070
21.19
22,775
10.95
39,951
19.21
Forensic Science Technicians19-4092100.0048,457
23.30
2.5934,183
16.43
55,594
26.73
32,591
15.67
50,166
24.12
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other19-40992037.2661,443
29.54
8.6232,702
15.72
75,814
36.45
32,172
15.47
57,818
27.80
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists and Technicians19-50008011.9486,869
41.76
7.2851,813
24.91
104,397
50.19
45,986
22.11
86,981
41.82
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists19-50118012.8388,366
42.48
6.0054,027
25.97
105,536
50.74
46,836
22.52
88,857
42.72
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Maryland Department of Labor
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
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Last updated April 2020