Maryland

Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates 2019

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All industries

Western 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 Occupations19-00003905.8170,131
33.72
3.2441,709
20.05
84,342
40.55
36,741
17.66
64,510
31.01
Life Scientists19-10006014.9258,812
28.28
3.2637,044
17.81
69,696
33.51
34,966
16.81
59,035
28.38
Foresters19-10322044.4744,564
21.42
8.2836,036
17.33
48,827
23.47
33,358
16.04
38,470
18.50
Physical Scientists19-20006017.5478,131
37.56
9.4144,645
21.46
94,874
45.61
41,128
19.77
67,592
32.50
Chemists19-2031 58.85109,784
52.78
8.1768,129
32.75
130,611
62.79
49,658
23.87
117,207
56.35
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-2041300.0059,509
28.61
1.7741,828
20.11
68,349
32.86
39,849
19.16
57,733
27.76
Social Scientists and Related Workers19-30001408.5780,662
38.78
3.0449,955
24.02
96,015
46.16
44,309
21.30
77,548
37.28
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists19-30317017.4388,046
42.33
6.0549,585
23.84
107,277
51.58
43,565
20.94
82,310
39.57
Urban and Regional Planners19-3051306.7363,254
30.41
1.7744,084
21.19
72,838
35.02
39,006
18.75
61,863
29.74
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians19-4000909.2949,917
24.00
3.6334,123
16.41
57,814
27.80
29,440
14.15
49,624
23.86
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health19-40421036.3540,178
19.32
5.1127,714
13.32
46,410
22.31
23,233
11.17
41,728
20.06
Forensic Science Technicians19-4092100.00 2.17
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other19-40992044.9462,121
29.87
3.6755,290
26.58
65,537
31.51
53,148
25.55
60,462
29.07
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists and Technicians19-50005017.6683,496
40.14
3.3857,368
27.58
96,559
46.42
51,732
24.87
82,163
39.50
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists19-50114019.2584,636
40.69
3.4959,201
28.46
97,353
46.80
54,057
25.99
85,548
41.13
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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