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Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

Conduct research dealing with the understanding of human diseases and the improvement of human health. Engage in clinical investigation, research and development, or other related activities. Includes physicians, dentists, public health specialists, pharmacologists, and medical pathologists who primarily conduct research. 

Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 1.7%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 1,097
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Entry Level Wage $33.82 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $84,750 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most of these occupations require graduate school. For example, they may require a master's degree, and some require a Ph.D., M.D., or J.D. (law degree). 
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