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Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates 2020

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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 Occupations19-00007,8605.1770,258
33.78
5.5838,975
18.74
85,900
41.30
35,095
16.87
62,456
30.03
Life Scientists19-10002,38012.1584,652
40.70
3.3553,421
25.68
100,267
48.21
48,926
23.52
74,598
35.86
Food Scientists and Technologists19-1012104.3871,921
34.58
3.1552,363
25.17
81,699
39.28
47,041
22.62
72,677
34.94
Soil and Plant Scientists19-1013 77.40116,863
56.18
6.49113,472
54.55
118,558
57.00
108,662
52.24
120,310
57.84
Biochemists and Biophysicists19-1021 11.9887,891
42.26
3.7266,871
32.15
98,401
47.31
59,856
28.78
85,318
41.02
Microbiologists19-10221303.6879,452
38.20
4.8057,812
27.79
90,272
43.40
54,405
26.16
65,825
31.65
Biological Scientists, All Other19-102928010.70108,600
52.21
5.3062,425
30.01
131,688
63.31
50,439
24.25
103,607
49.81
Epidemiologists19-10412106.4884,051
40.41
6.0757,143
27.47
97,505
46.88
54,190
26.05
73,702
35.43
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-10421,37016.4775,286
36.20
3.4151,216
24.62
87,321
41.98
46,823
22.51
66,924
32.17
Life Scientists, All Other19-1099 4.1196,602
46.44
4.0162,492
30.04
113,657
54.64
51,898
24.95
91,359
43.92
Physical Scientists19-20009203.2189,948
43.24
5.3454,667
26.28
107,588
51.73
50,485
24.27
79,863
38.40
Chemists19-20311608.8775,845
36.46
5.8047,231
22.71
90,152
43.34
43,042
20.69
66,631
32.03
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-20413109.1175,069
36.09
3.5652,622
25.30
86,293
41.49
48,192
23.17
73,922
35.54
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers19-2042900.0074,294
35.72
2.1953,269
25.61
84,806
40.77
51,817
24.91
72,020
34.63
Physical Scientists, All Other19-2099 0.00120,834
58.09
9.2072,115
34.67
145,194
69.80
59,536
28.62
125,687
60.43
Social Scientists and Related Workers19-30009407.5288,289
42.45
3.9656,584
27.20
104,141
50.07
52,244
25.12
84,034
40.40
Economists19-30115018.82133,587
64.22
8.1677,067
37.05
161,847
77.81
64,880
31.19
137,796
66.25
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists19-303138017.3783,246
40.02
5.4358,719
28.23
95,510
45.92
54,323
26.12
81,033
38.96
Industrial-Organizational Psychologists19-3032 0.0094,625
45.49
3.9072,383
34.80
105,745
50.84
68,577
32.97
90,156
43.34
Psychologists, All Other19-303913011.1098,291
47.26
7.1045,837
22.04
124,517
59.86
29,339
14.11
108,785
52.30
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Last updated April 2021