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 4,010 54,290 30,930 65,960 36,010 47,610 65,060
    26.10 14.85 31.70 17.30 22.90 31.30
Food Scientists and Technologists 19-1012 N/A 64,680 39,530 77,250 45,340 59,210 80,420
    31.10 19.00 37.15 21.80 28.45 38.65
Soil and Plant Scientists 19-1013 N/A 50,100 27,340 61,480 28,510 52,710 68,510
    24.10 13.15 29.55 13.70 25.35 32.95
Biochemists and Biophysicists 19-1021 60 63,630 40,340 75,280 45,160 57,760 72,760
    30.60 19.40 36.20 21.70 27.75 35.00
Microbiologists 19-1022 90 49,680 39,710 54,670 40,970 46,000 55,340
    23.90 19.10 26.30 19.70 22.10 26.60
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 19-1023 20 45,110 36,390 49,470 38,360 44,680 53,770
    21.70 17.50 23.80 18.45 21.50 25.85
Biological Scientists, All Other 19-1029 110 62,950 42,420 73,210 47,070 63,140 76,000
    30.25 20.40 35.20 22.65 30.35 36.55
Conservation Scientists 19-1031 N/A 77,100 64,590 83,360 76,610 82,330 88,050
    37.05 31.05 40.10 36.85 39.60 42.35
Foresters 19-1032 20 50,390 38,540 56,310 41,220 49,040 57,310
    24.25 18.55 27.05 19.80 23.55 27.55
Epidemiologists 19-1041 70 60,370 45,790 67,660 48,870 58,690 70,460
    29.00 22.00 32.55 23.50 28.20 33.85
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists 19-1042 80 139,810 53,920 182,760 78,370 108,820 **
    67.20 25.90 87.85 37.70 52.30 *
Life Scientists, All Other 19-1099 20 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
    N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Physicists 19-2012 20 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
    N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Atmospheric and Space Scientists 19-2021 20 89,920 61,300 104,230 84,550 89,450 106,360
    43.25 29.45 50.10 40.65 43.00 51.15
Chemists 19-2031 190 52,290 37,030 59,920 40,270 46,830 59,780
    25.15 17.80 28.80 19.35 22.50 28.75
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 19-2041 410 61,400 39,470 72,370 44,110 56,190 70,450
    29.50 18.95 34.80 21.20 27.00 33.85
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 19-2042 100 55,210 37,150 64,240 40,700 49,550 71,110
    26.55 17.85 30.90 19.55 23.80 34.20
Physical Scientists, All Other 19-2099 10 67,930 41,140 81,330 40,710 47,660 103,330
    32.65 19.80 39.10 19.55 22.90 49.70
Economists 19-3011 30 81,780 52,550 96,390 60,190 83,270 102,840
    39.30 25.25 46.35 28.95 40.05 49.45
Survey Researchers 19-3022 110 47,420 19,440 61,410 22,070 39,250 56,540
    22.80 9.35 29.55 10.60 18.85 27.20
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 19-3031 350 65,660 45,500 75,730 50,030 59,090 71,960
    31.55 21.90 36.40 24.05 28.40 34.60
Urban and Regional Planners 19-3051 120 57,500 43,260 64,620 46,820 55,090 63,270
    27.65 20.80 31.05 22.50 26.50 30.40
Anthropologists and Archeologists 19-3091 20 57,820 39,030 67,210 41,670 56,450 74,510
    27.80 18.75 32.30 20.05 27.15 35.80
Geographers 19-3092 N/A 78,220 68,170 83,240 74,620 80,830 87,480
    37.60 32.75 40.00 35.90 38.85 42.05
Political Scientists 19-3094 20 57,260 40,730 65,520 42,430 50,000 74,000
    27.55 19.60 31.50 20.40 24.05 35.60
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other 19-3099 150 62,950 45,260 71,800 48,670 59,310 78,000
    30.25 21.75 34.50 23.40 28.50 37.50
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians 19-4011 100 34,370 24,640 39,230 26,310 31,090 41,730
    16.50 11.85 18.85 12.65 14.95 20.05
Biological Technicians 19-4021 280 37,950 26,000 43,920 28,250 33,390 42,730
    18.25 12.50 21.10 13.60 16.05 20.55
Chemical Technicians 19-4031 380 37,810 29,680 41,880 31,530 37,860 43,860
    18.20 14.25 20.15 15.15 18.20 21.10
Geological and Petroleum Technicians 19-4041 N/A 65,560 41,880 77,400 44,380 61,580 86,600
    31.50 20.15 37.20 21.35 29.60 41.65
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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 Department of Labor & Workforce Development, Employment Security Division, Labor Market Information. Publish date June 2013.