Maryland

Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates 2020

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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 Occupations19-000086011.0591,955
44.21
4.3051,955
24.98
111,955
53.82
44,129
21.22
89,227
42.90
Life Scientists19-1000702.4672,885
35.04
6.5341,474
19.94
88,591
42.59
37,482
18.02
65,499
31.49
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists19-1023206.9644,938
21.60
8.3033,964
16.33
50,425
24.24
31,834
15.31
39,516
19.00
Conservation Scientists19-1031200.0061,199
29.42
2.0343,813
21.06
69,892
33.60
40,433
19.44
58,495
28.12
Physical Scientists19-20003509.09107,498
51.68
4.0063,832
30.69
129,331
62.18
54,513
26.21
106,525
51.21
Physicists19-20129022.03111,976
53.83
4.8664,185
30.86
135,871
65.32
51,351
24.69
106,706
51.30
Chemists19-20311303.59119,383
57.40
2.8687,769
42.20
135,189
64.99
80,783
38.84
119,744
57.57
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-20418023.2677,027
37.03
5.1744,666
21.47
93,208
44.81
37,769
18.16
72,241
34.73
Physical Scientists, All Other19-2099400.00124,024
59.63
2.4290,896
43.70
140,589
67.59
88,360
42.48
125,078
60.13
Social Scientists and Related Workers19-30001904.20 4.52
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists19-3031606.0184,957
40.84
3.3160,952
29.30
96,960
46.62
54,708
26.30
86,682
41.67
Urban and Regional Planners19-30516012.2170,983
34.13
4.9146,996
22.59
82,976
39.89
42,698
20.53
70,071
33.69
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians19-400017041.5472,166
34.70
6.4139,593
19.03
88,452
42.53
37,414
17.99
66,899
32.16
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health19-40424039.5554,626
26.26
6.1538,323
18.42
62,778
30.18
38,984
18.74
47,898
23.03
Forensic Science Technicians19-4092200.0052,035
25.02
2.7936,335
17.47
59,885
28.79
30,909
14.86
51,104
24.57
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other19-40993038.3461,116
29.38
6.0233,035
15.88
75,156
36.13
24,249
11.66
57,966
27.87
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists and Technicians19-5000804.5293,382
44.90
4.6263,032
30.30
108,556
52.19
58,358
28.06
92,083
44.27
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists19-5011804.5893,150
44.78
4.7262,869
30.23
108,290
52.06
58,206
27.98
91,887
44.18
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Maryland Department of Labor
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics Program
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Last updated April 2021