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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 Science Coach will be part of a team of consultants who will support various school staffs in the use of the Next Generation Science Standards at the secondary level. Additionally, the Coach will teach and model Amplify’s Taking Action with Data methodology, and other proven strategies to boost student science achievement through improved instructional practice. Professional learning for distr...
Amplify Learning is creating exciting new curriculum that reinvents teaching and learning in the core subjects of English Language Arts, math and science. These products combine interactive game-like experiences with analytics that meet the rigorous demands of the CCSS. By optimizing the power of adaptive technologies, our Learning products support individualized instruction for students and, at t...
Johnson & Johnson companies are equal opportunity employers. Senior Medical Science Liaison, Diabetes (CT, Upstate NY)-1509141001 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: Upstate NY and Connecticut. Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC is dedicated to...
Sandoz, a global leader in the rapidly growing generics industry, is a company in which doctors, pharmacists and patients worldwide have placed their trust for more than 100 years. With our 26,500-plus employees and products sold in more than 160 countries, we save and improve lives by developing, producing and distributing high-quality, affordable pharmaceuticals. Choosing Sandoz is always "a hea...
About Ameriprise Focused on people, not just our bottom line. Here, you'll be part of an inclusive,collaborative culture that rewards you for your contributions. You'll work with other talented people who share your passion for doing great work that's in the best interest of our clients. And you'll have plenty of opportunities to make your mark at the office - and a difference in your community....
About our company Apress Media, LLC, a part of Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, is a technical publisher devoted to meeting the needs of IT professionals, software developers and programmers with more than 1,000 books in print and a continually expanding portfolio of publications. We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes: - Medical, Dental and Vision - Life and AD&D - 401(...
Company Confidential Philadelphia, PA, 19104
Join a continually growing Biotech organization. This fast paced company is driven by the fact that their work will help support the development and manufacturing of dependable products. They are seeking an experienced Sales Representative to be based in the Mid-Atlantic area. Requirements: Life science sales experience in the territory Bachelor’s Degree in the sciences Account knowledge acros...
Company Confidential Baltimore, MD, 21201
Join a continually growing Biotech organization. This fast paced company is driven by the fact that their work will help support the development and manufacturing of dependable products. They are seeking an experienced Sales Representative to be based in the Mid-Atlantic area. Requirements: Life science sales experience in the territory Bachelor’s Degree in the sciences Account knowledge acros...
LIFE SCIENCE REGIONAL SALES MANAGERS – SOUTHWEST AND MIDATLANTIC OPPORTUNITIES Key positions with an innovative technology leader in a growing marketplace who provides high-throughput, high-content cell and bead based screening solutions through a unique, proven technology platform Experienced sales professional will identify and establish relationships with potential customers to sell cutting-e...
Company Confidential Los Angeles, CA, 90002
Our client is an International Life Science company that's committed to improving the quality of life. They target sales into Academia Research, Government, Pharma, Diagnostic, and High Tech Manufacturing. They have a division that needs a Business Development Manager to be the SME for their Toxicology product line. Requirements include: PhD preferred or a Master’s degree in one of the biologica...
TypeRegular Full-Time Job Code*LI-AW3 Overview: (States covering : Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio) Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals is pleased to bring Questcor and its entire business into our company. The former Questcor organization will be known as the Autoimmune and Rare Diseases business within Mallinckrodt’s Specialty Pharmaceuticals segment. We will continue their focus on the treatment of p...
TypeRegular Full-Time Job Code*LI-AB1 Overview: Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals is pleased to bring Questcor and its entire business into our company. The former Questcor organization will be known as the Autoimmune and Rare Diseases business within Mallinckrodt’s Specialty Pharmaceuticals segment. We will continue their focus on the treatment of patients with serious, difficult-to-treat autoimmu...
TypeRegular Full-Time Job Code*LI-JL2 Overview: Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals is pleased to bring Questcor and its entire business into our company. The former Questcor organization will be known as the Autoimmune and Rare Diseases business within Mallinckrodt’s Specialty Pharmaceuticals segment. We will continue their focus on the treatment of patients with serious, difficult-to-treat autoimmu...
Co-Op (Computer Science Major - Senior) Are you a student looking to launch your Information Technology career? If so, then UPS is the place for you! Once known as a trucking company, UPS is now recognized as a technology company with trucks and is poised for success. Spending more than $1 billion a year on information technology, UPS provides its customers unparalleled capability in tracking an...
The Laboratory Manager, Process Sciences will manage a team consisting of Employees performing either, Fermentation, Purification or Analytical Development laboratory-based studies in support of manufacturing process characterization, process improvement or investigations into process-related deviations. Major Accountabilities: Manage a team of Employees performing laboratory-based studies in ei...
Job Requisition Number:42637 The Role: Bloomberg News seeks a reporter to join the U.S. Health & Science Team to cover science. The reporter will be expected to produce a mix of news stories -- including scoops and exclusives--and ambitious features on the full spectrum of scientific fields from dinosaurs to genetics to astrophysics. The successful candidate will wow our very smart readers with ...
Leading producer of polymers and high-performance plastics in North America is looking for a Senior Materials and Corrosion Engineer in Baytown TX. This is a perm position and offers relocation. The primary responsibility of this position is to coordinate a multi-disciplined team ofInspection Specialists to implement Process Safety Management (PSM)/Mechanical Integrity (MI) Programs, Risk-Based In...
Food Science Production Manager – 3rd Shift Freshway Foods of Sidney, Ohio, one of the largest regional fresh-cut processing companies in the United States is currently seeking a motivated Food Science Production Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing sanitation expertise to the entire facility through developing, managing, and continuously improving a comprehensive ...
Position Vacancy Listing PVL # 81282 Working Title: Director, Social Science Research Services Official Title: DIR, UNSPECIFIED (8)(M94DN) Degree and area of specialization: Bachelor's degree; significant administrative management experience. Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience: Minimum 6 years or more experience in Research Administration required. Specific experie...
Sr. Statistical Modeler / Sr. Decision Science Modeler Full Time / Long Term Responsibilities: Must Need: · Very deep understanding of predictive modeling as applied to consumer banking and lending problems. · Must be able to provide coherent well thought out answers related to linear, non-linear and logistic regression, variable selection methods, multi-collinearity, out of sample validation...

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