TENNESSEE OCCUPATIONAL WAGES
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Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage 25th pct Median wage 75th pct
LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS 19-0000 2,400 54,110 30,005 66,160 35,190 48,295 67,170
    26.00 14.45 31.80 16.90 23.20 32.30
Food Scientists and Technologists 19-1012 60 61,055 43,445 69,860 44,795 49,830 69,325
    29.35 20.90 33.60 21.55 23.95 33.35
Soil and Plant Scientists 19-1013 63,395 50,435 69,880 53,170 60,240 75,270
    30.50 24.25 33.60 25.55 28.95 36.20
Microbiologists 19-1022 83,440 61,770 94,280 68,030 83,135 103,325
    40.10 29.70 45.35 32.70 39.95 49.70
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 19-1023 10 52,390 40,710 58,230 42,725 48,345 55,565
    25.20 19.55 28.00 20.55 23.25 26.70
Biological Scientists, All Other 19-1029 60 81,140 53,035 95,195 63,135 72,700 109,700
    39.00 25.50 45.75 30.35 34.95 52.75
Conservation Scientists 19-1031 10 55,795 37,185 65,100 40,085 59,315 72,080
    26.80 17.90 31.30 19.25 28.50 34.65
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists 19-1042 160 57,240 46,955 62,385 49,730 54,675 59,405
    27.50 22.55 30.00 23.90 26.30 28.55
Life Scientists, All Other 19-1099 10 46,255 39,960 49,400 39,745 43,320 46,890
    22.25 19.20 23.75 19.10 20.85 22.55
Physicists 19-2012 10 133,185 92,040 153,760 97,905 117,635 156,715
    64.05 44.25 73.90 47.05 56.55 75.35
Chemists 19-2031 230 58,810 35,995 70,215 42,035 54,140 71,255
    28.25 17.30 33.75 20.20 26.05 34.25
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 19-2041 70 53,145 33,495 62,975 35,835 48,275 62,730
    25.55 16.10 30.30 17.25 23.20 30.15
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 19-2042 30 47,650 42,900 50,030 42,330 45,365 51,485
    22.90 20.60 24.05 20.35 21.80 24.75
Physical Scientists, All Other 19-2099 105,115 78,300 118,520 90,910 106,545 122,740
    50.55 37.65 57.00 43.70 51.20 59.00
Economists 19-3011 20 88,860 60,790 102,900 72,355 90,260 99,910
    42.70 29.25 49.45 34.80 43.40 48.05
Survey Researchers 19-3022 42,535 27,390 50,110 28,920 41,785 50,130
    20.45 13.15 24.10 13.90 20.10 24.10
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 19-3031 240 63,100 43,490 72,905 50,070 60,840 74,395
    30.35 20.90 35.05 24.05 29.25 35.75
Urban and Regional Planners 19-3051 70 51,840 39,610 57,955 43,115 50,165 59,215
    24.90 19.05 27.85 20.75 24.10 28.45
Chemical Technicians 19-4031 340 34,130 21,045 40,675 24,210 33,445 41,315
    16.40 10.10 19.55 11.65 16.10 19.85
Nuclear Technicians 19-4051 110 98,495 83,925 105,780 96,770 104,420 112,070
    47.35 40.35 50.85 46.50 50.20 53.90
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health 19-4091 110 47,545 38,915 51,855 40,710 45,440 52,845
    22.85 18.70 24.95 19.55 21.85 25.40
Forest and Conservation Technicians 19-4093 30 28,720 21,535 32,315 22,755 25,980 32,790
    13.80 10.35 15.55 10.95 12.50 15.75
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other 19-4099 150 37,465 24,880 43,755 27,035 33,825 47,610
    18.00 11.95 21.05 13.00 16.25 22.90
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Entry and Experienced wages represent the mean of the lower third and the mean of the upper two-thirds of the wage distribution respectively. The OES survey does not collect information for entry or experienced workers. Tennessee Depatment of Labor & Workforce Development, Employment Security Division, Labor Market Information. Publish date June 2011.