Epidemiologists

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Occupation Description

Epidemiologists study and provide information on the determinants and distribution of disease, disability, or health outcomes. They may also create the means for prevention and control.

Estimated Income

Lower End
Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

4850

Job Openings By 2020

1500

Growth Rate

23.6%

Required Education

Master's degree
Specific Programs:
Masters in Public Health - Epidemiology

Required Work Experience

None

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth