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Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates 2020

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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 Occupations19-000015,4807.62110,955
53.34
5.3065,605
31.54
133,629
64.24
55,723
26.79
109,237
52.52
Life Scientists19-10007,83012.93116,186
55.86
3.0576,382
36.72
136,088
65.43
69,460
33.39
111,531
53.62
Animal Scientists19-10114020.22106,560
51.23
12.4262,979
30.28
128,350
61.71
56,660
27.24
116,335
55.93
Soil and Plant Scientists19-1013 92.57107,956
51.90
3.1371,791
34.52
126,039
60.60
64,512
31.02
104,122
50.06
Biochemists and Biophysicists19-102140026.59108,688
52.25
5.2175,456
36.28
125,304
60.24
68,027
32.71
106,996
51.44
Microbiologists19-102291011.55115,811
55.68
6.8073,004
35.10
137,214
65.97
68,028
32.71
112,240
53.96
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists19-10238016.95111,337
53.53
8.2764,129
30.83
134,941
64.88
57,378
27.59
112,254
53.97
Biological Scientists, All Other19-10292,7606.15113,416
54.53
2.8974,515
35.82
132,866
63.88
69,232
33.28
106,479
51.19
Conservation Scientists19-10319046.24119,560
57.48
9.7389,406
42.98
134,637
64.73
67,066
32.24
121,422
58.38
Epidemiologists19-10418024.86156,973
75.47
8.4179,637
38.29
195,641
94.06
70,881
34.08
135,215
65.01
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-10423,12027.32120,261
57.82
4.0880,899
38.89
139,942
67.28
72,673
34.94
117,215
56.35
Life Scientists, All Other19-10992107.08103,162
49.60
7.7771,362
34.31
119,062
57.24
68,708
33.03
97,546
46.90
Physical Scientists19-20003,5004.19130,514
62.75
3.1888,204
42.41
151,669
72.92
77,257
37.14
133,095
63.99
Physicists19-20124902.24146,060
70.22
3.80105,460
50.70
166,360
79.98
95,373
45.85
155,897
74.95
Atmospheric and Space Scientists19-202111018.12114,453
55.03
7.2575,695
36.39
133,833
64.34
70,787
34.03
116,340
55.93
Chemists19-20311,6005.67133,756
64.31
3.1597,905
47.07
151,681
72.92
93,630
45.01
133,448
64.16
Materials Scientists19-2032 20.36139,150
66.90
15.8463,624
30.59
176,914
85.05
53,375
25.66
170,796
82.11
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-204136014.5788,384
42.49
3.5856,727
27.27
104,212
50.10
50,585
24.32
85,767
41.23
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers19-204211016.41123,519
59.38
2.6592,311
44.38
139,123
66.89
87,477
42.06
116,419
55.97
Hydrologists19-20432043.02129,680
62.35
4.30115,224
55.40
136,908
65.82
109,350
52.57
126,622
60.88
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Last updated April 2021