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Science Industry Overview


Science jobs require intelligence, creativity and curiosity. A career in science, regardless of your specialty, will almost certainly involve forming and testing theories.

Here’s a rundown of some common science careers:

  • Choose a chemist job and you’ll study the structure, composition and reactions of substances to come up with new products, processes or materials.
  • A microbiologist job involves studying the growth, development and other characteristics of microscopic organisms.
  • In a biochemist job or biophysicist job, you’ll focus on the chemical and physical principles of living things and of biological processes, such as cell development, growth and heredity.
  • Lab technicians work on research lab tasks, such as setting up equipment, running tests and reporting results.
  • Select a research assistant job to help scientists work on lab tests and experiments.
  • In a medical scientist career, you’ll find ways to limit or cure diseases.
  • Natural sciences managers’ jobs combine business and science.

Science Job Market


The aging of the Baby Boomers and the demand for lifesaving new drugs and procedures to cure and prevent disease will likely drive demand for medical research. At the same time, merger-and-acquisition activity as well as expanded use of global employees will limit the number of science employment opportunities in the US in years to come.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) predicts that between 2010 and 2020:

  • Jobs for chemists will grow 4 percent.
  • Jobs for microbiologists will grow 13 percent.
  • Jobs for biochemists and biophysicists will grow 31 percent, but that works out to just 7,700 new jobs over the decade because the industry is small.
  • Jobs for biological technicians will grow 14 percent.
  • Jobs for chemical technicians will grow only 7 percent, with declines expected in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries.
  • Jobs for medical scientists will grow 36 percent, mostly in private industry.
  • Jobs for natural sciences managers will grow by just 8 percent, mainly due to outsourcing.

Science Salaries


Salaries in science depend in large part upon how much education is required for the specific job. Here are 2011 median salaries for some common jobs in science, according to the BLS:

  • Chemist: $69,760
  • Microbiologist: $65,230
  • Biochemist and biophysicist: $79,230
  • Biological technician: $39,480
  • Chemical technician: $42,070
  • Life, physical and social science technician: $43,120
  • Medical scientist: $76,130
  • Natural sciences manager: $114,770
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The Computer Science program within the Department of Physical Sciences at York College of Pennsylvania is seeking one or more adjunct faculty for the fall 2014 academic semester with an expertise in the areas of networking or operating systems. Successful applicants will be enthusiastic about teaching at the undergraduate level. All applicants should hold a Master's degree or higher in Computer S...
Position Overview: The School of Science and Engineering is seeking candidates for a Director of Science and Engineering Programs position. This position will report to the Dean of the School. This is a leadership position working with the Dean in the areas of student recruitment, advisement and experiential learning opportunities. Overview of Responsibilities: • Develop and implement a successful...
The Computer Science program within the Department of Physical Sciences at York College of Pennsylvania is seeking applicants with a passion for engaging and innovative teaching to apply for a one year full-time teaching position at the Instructor level for the 2014-2015 academic year. Teaching responsibilities will cover a broad range of Computer Science courses at all undergraduate levels with a...
The Sports Science Representative will be a strong sales professional with an interest and passion for technology, athletics and innovation. With a strong knowledge and understanding of sport science, you may have a background in technology within the professional sporting industry. With a passion for the sporting industry and a knowledge/understanding of technology/IT, you will enjoy the challeng...
The Department of Computer Science is looking for full-time temporary faculty member for the academic year 2014-2015. This is a full-time, benefited, one year position. The Department offers undergraduate programs for majors in computer science leading to the Bachelor of Science degree. The Department also offers graduate programs leading to the Master of Science degree. The computer science progr...
Johnson & Johnson companies are equal opportunity employers. Sr. Medical Science Liaison- Oncology (No. Texas, NM, OK, KS)-4765140612 Description Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC, a Johnson and Johnson Company, is recruiting for a Senior Medical Science Liaison - Oncology to provide clinical and scientific support to opinion leaders, community physicians, investigators and other healthcare provider...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Data Science Manager San Francisco, CA Full-Time $140,000 - $200,000 Apply Apply Data Science Manager San Francisco, CA Full-Time $140,000 - $200,000 Apply Job Details We are looking for an exceptional Data Science Manager to join our well established company! Top Reasons to Work with Us We have been in busin...
Faculty Mortuary Science Program #F14006 Job Summary: Under general supervision of the Mortuary Science Program Coordinator, the faculty member will teach various Mortuary Science evening/day classes and work with area funeral homes to coordinate student clinical education. Position may require faculty member to be available on weekends. Essential Responsibilities and Duties include: Prepare and t...
Faculty Computer Science & Information Systems (Programming) #F14009 Job Summary: Teach Computer Science and Information Systems courses to community college students. Students may pursue a Certificate, Associate of Applied Science Degree or an Associate of Science Degree in CSIS as offered by the department. The candidate will participate in course curriculum and program development. The candidat...
A Japanese pharmaceutical company is looking for a Director of Medical Science. This position will report to the Chief Medical Officer. This position will oversee Phase I/II of the development of oncology drugs. Experience in development of oncology drugs is needed. The Director of Medical Science is responsible for overseeing the teams which plan, design, develop, execute, and interpret clinical...
Lake George Jr.-Sr. High School seeks long-term sub Science Teacher. Dual Cert. in Earth Science & Physics desired. Application & job description avail. at www.lkgeorge.org...
Johnson & Johnson companies are equal opportunity employers. Senior Medical Science Liaison, Diabetes - AL, MS, LA-4966140625 Description Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Senior Medical Science Liaison - Diabetes to cover the following region: Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana. Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC is dedicated t...
Johnson & Johnson companies are equal opportunity employers. Senior Medical Science Liaison, Diabetes - FL, GA-1509140625 Description Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Senior Medical Science Liaison - Diabetes to cover the following region: Georgia & Florida. Must live close proximity to a major airport and must live within 10...
Jones College is seeking on ground CIS, Critical Thinking, Humanities, Medical and Political Science instructors. Must have a Master's degree in field or a Master's and 18 graduate hours in specialty. Email resumes to ***** or fax to President Thornton at 904-743-4446. Text Jax15623823...
TEACHER OF INSTRUCTIONAL SUPPORT SERVICES IN SCIENCE Fredonia, NY Qualifications Required: Candidates must possess New York State Teaching Certification in Biology 7-12, Earth Science 7-12, Chemistry 7-12 or Physics 7-12 For more information visit www.e2ccb.org Erie 2-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus BOCES EOE...
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Teaching Assistant- Biology/Secondary Science Part time position for the 2014-2015 school year. PDE Certification & current Act 34, 114 & 151 clearances required. Send cover letter & resume to: Marie Bowers, Administrative Director, Eastern Westmoreland CTC, 4904 Rte 982, Latrobe, PA 15650. Deadline for applications is August 1, 2014. EOE/M/F/H....
COMPUTER: Workday, Inc. in Pleasanton, CA seeks a Data Science Product Manager to help drive the requirements and design of our data analysis and system monitoring features. See website for complete details: www.workday.com...
Full Time Permanent Position for a large US Company. Company will do H-1 Transfer and Sponsor for Green Card. STI-BI-245 Senior Data Science Engineer – C Matlab H1 Transfer Perm Job - NY Location: Job is in New York Domain: Engineering Experience: 4+ Years Experienced Senior Data Science Engineer is required having broad knowledge of existing data mining algorithms and creativity to invent and cus...
Full Time Permanent Position for a large US Company. Company will do H-1 Transfer and Sponsor for Green Card. STI-BI-243 Lead Data Science Engineer - Coding H1 Transfer Perm Job - NY Location: Job is in New York Domain: Engineering Experienced Lead Data Science Engineer is required having responsibility to Architect, develop and maintain statistical models, learning algorithms to extract value and...
Education Affiliates provides educational programs that deliver real-life career skills in high demand occupations that lead to employment upon graduation and a lifetime of personal growth. Position Description: GENERAL PURPOSE: To provide updated and fully prepared instruction to students, actively engage in retention activities and manage the classroom/lab activities. FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIE...
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