Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Montgomery WIA

 

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations19-000014,83094,976
45.75
53,389
25.75
115,769
55.75
89,423
43.00
Animal Scientists19-10115081,748
39.25
41,164
19.75
102,042
49.00
85,214
41.00
Food Scientists and Technologists19-10124092,194
44.25
46,027
22.00
115,277
55.50
76,644
36.75
Soil and Plant Scientists19-1013 61,270
29.50
50,455
24.25
66,677
32.00
61,396
29.50
Biochemists and Biophysicists19-102137074,399
35.75
43,540
21.00
89,829
43.25
69,524
33.50
Microbiologists19-1022760111,711
53.75
75,509
36.25
129,812
62.50
105,666
50.75
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists19-1023 103,031
49.50
72,811
35.00
118,140
56.75
97,751
47.00
Biological Scientists, All Other19-10292,52094,330
45.25
61,835
29.75
110,578
53.25
89,412
43.00
Conservation Scientists19-103180103,734
49.75
65,251
31.25
122,976
59.00
105,659
50.75
Epidemiologists19-104120100,862
48.50
66,239
31.75
118,173
56.75
103,522
49.75
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-10421,990104,839
50.50
63,771
30.75
125,373
60.25
103,451
49.75
Life Scientists, All Other19-1099120108,406
52.00
55,665
26.75
134,776
64.75
105,695
50.75
Physicists19-2012720143,914
69.25
86,824
41.75
172,460
83.00
134,892
64.75
Atmospheric and Space Scientists19-202119097,637
47.00
65,446
31.50
113,733
54.75
97,743
47.00
Chemists19-20311,650120,819
58.00
80,011
38.50
141,224
68.00
116,233
56.00
Materials Scientists19-203230107,114
51.50
48,570
23.25
136,387
65.50
116,235
56.00
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-204126080,359
38.75
48,033
23.00
96,522
46.50
77,227
37.25
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers19-2042190102,077
49.00
69,987
33.75
118,121
56.75
102,242
49.25
Physical Scientists, All Other19-2099740123,350
59.25
85,664
41.25
142,193
68.25
130,998
63.00
Economists19-3011140122,165
58.75
88,819
42.75
138,837
66.75
127,806
61.50
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These wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2012

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

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Last updated April 2013