Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Montgomery Workforce Region

 

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations19-000013,86099,202
47.75
58,117
28.00
119,745
57.50
95,620
46.00
Animal Scientists19-101140102,589
49.25
73,871
35.50
116,949
56.25
103,324
49.75
Biochemists and Biophysicists19-102192086,868
41.75
53,446
25.75
103,579
49.75
82,921
39.75
Microbiologists19-1022740112,287
54.00
71,315
34.25
132,772
63.75
108,763
52.25
Biological Scientists, All Other19-10292,40098,695
47.50
66,122
31.75
114,981
55.25
92,089
44.25
Conservation Scientists19-103140120,938
58.25
78,903
38.00
141,956
68.25
128,640
61.75
Epidemiologists19-104140101,488
48.75
68,077
32.75
118,194
56.75
98,302
47.25
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-10421,940108,553
52.25
69,661
33.50
127,998
61.50
110,664
53.25
Life Scientists, All Other19-1099120101,432
48.75
55,812
26.75
124,243
59.75
78,904
38.00
Physicists19-2012590133,164
64.00
88,300
42.50
155,596
74.75
132,872
64.00
Atmospheric and Space Scientists19-2021290103,177
49.50
71,904
34.50
118,813
57.00
102,343
49.25
Chemists19-20311,700118,596
57.00
83,388
40.00
136,199
65.50
118,513
57.00
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-204140078,777
37.75
44,165
21.25
96,083
46.25
69,736
33.50
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers19-2042150115,684
55.50
74,530
35.75
136,261
65.50
109,417
52.50
Physical Scientists, All Other19-2099650125,935
60.50
88,092
42.25
144,857
69.75
132,271
63.50
Economists19-3011150125,954
60.50
92,807
44.50
142,528
68.50
133,404
64.25
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists19-303129086,252
41.50
55,930
27.00
101,413
48.75
87,488
42.00
Psychologists, All Other19-3039200110,138
53.00
66,977
32.25
131,719
63.25
113,501
54.50
Urban and Regional Planners19-305115071,640
34.50
53,311
25.75
80,804
38.75
71,149
34.25
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other19-309933080,093
38.50
47,647
23.00
96,316
46.25
70,594
34.00
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2014 wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2014.
Current wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through March 2015.

Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
Occupational Employment Statistics Program

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Last updated April 2015