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Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates 2020

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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 Occupations19-00002,77045.9393,621
45.01
6.6047,950
23.05
116,457
55.99
42,430
20.40
88,805
42.69
Life Scientists19-100025028.4977,915
37.46
4.4948,077
23.11
92,834
44.63
44,851
21.56
73,437
35.31
Microbiologists19-1022 63.9851,918
24.96
6.8646,729
22.47
54,512
26.21
43,010
20.68
49,704
23.90
Epidemiologists19-10414034.9292,168
44.31
7.1567,415
32.41
104,545
50.26
59,743
28.72
95,083
45.71
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-10426037.8194,886
45.62
9.2559,034
28.38
112,812
54.24
52,768
25.37
90,147
43.34
Life Scientists, All Other19-1099 134.8194,869
45.61
4.8064,028
30.78
110,289
53.02
54,229
26.07
94,800
45.58
Physical Scientists19-2000 66.55110,901
53.32
3.7267,000
32.21
132,851
63.87
58,083
27.92
111,274
53.50
Physicists19-2012 74.70129,795
62.40
3.3488,007
42.31
150,688
72.45
76,537
36.80
137,270
66.00
Atmospheric and Space Scientists19-2021 61.5381,183
39.03
6.9147,210
22.70
98,170
47.20
45,010
21.64
71,446
34.35
Chemists19-203115011.4087,771
42.20
6.2362,000
29.81
100,657
48.39
57,188
27.49
77,202
37.12
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-2041 62.7970,408
33.85
5.3744,118
21.21
83,554
40.17
37,703
18.13
65,500
31.49
Physical Scientists, All Other19-2099 76.38108,506
52.17
4.1694,369
45.37
115,574
55.56
88,998
42.79
108,683
52.25
Social Scientists and Related Workers19-300030018.2492,817
44.62
5.5554,358
26.13
112,047
53.87
45,542
21.90
88,837
42.71
Economists19-3011 55.09154,414
74.24
14.3674,706
35.92
194,269
93.40
52,267
25.13
131,921
63.42
Survey Researchers19-3022 57.5983,281
40.04
3.9147,290
22.74
101,276
48.69
38,042
18.29
78,544
37.76
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists19-303111031.1581,136
39.01
7.7449,090
23.60
97,159
46.71
37,693
18.12
88,318
42.46
Urban and Regional Planners19-30519027.4278,779
37.87
2.6055,559
26.71
90,389
43.46
53,298
25.62
75,963
36.52
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other19-3099 50.58101,650
48.87
3.8295,843
46.08
104,553
50.27
88,355
42.48
100,547
48.34
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians19-400048028.1847,696
22.93
2.9427,971
13.45
57,558
27.67
23,999
11.54
47,323
22.75
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians19-40103021.5938,088
18.31
8.5729,846
14.35
42,209
20.29
27,937
13.43
36,672
17.63
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Last updated April 2021