Life Scientists, All Other

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Occupation Description

Investigates, researches and manages public health or natural habitats for domestic and wildlife, including fauna related to public and private land. Includes medical studies towards human disease and function as well as studies of animals.

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

8940

Job Openings By 2020

2100

Growth Rate

11.7%

Required Education

Bachelor's degree
Specific Programs:
Bachelors of Science in Biology

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