Details Report for:
19-1029.00 - Biological Scientists, All Other
All biological scientists not listed separately.
"All Other" titles represent occupations with a wide range of characteristics which do not fit into one of the detailed O*NET-SOC occupations. O*NET data is not available for this type of title. For more detailed occupations under this title, see below.
Wages & Employment Trends
|Median wages (2012)||$34.95 hourly, $72,700 annual|
|Employment (2010)||36,000 employees|
|Projected growth (2010-2020)||Slower than average (3% to 9%)|
|Projected job openings (2010-2020)||10,300|
|Top industries (2010)||
Government (59% employed in this sector)
Educational Services (12%)
State & National
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2012 wage data and 2010-2020 employment projections . "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2010-2020). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.
Job Openings on the Web
State & National Job Banks
Sources of Additional Information
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- American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) , Suite 200, 1444 I St. NW, Washington, DC 20005. Phone: (202) 628-1500. Fax: (202) 628-1509.
- American Society for Microbiology (ASM) , Education Dept., 1752 N St. NW, Washington, DC 20036-2804. Phone: (202) 737-3600.
- Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) , 9650 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20814. Phone: (301) 634-7000.