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Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

Conduct research or perform investigation for the purpose of identifying, abating, or eliminating sources of pollutants or hazards that affect either the environment or the health of the population. Using knowledge of various scientific disciplines, may collect, synthesize, study, report, and recommend action based on data derived from measurements or observations of air, food, soil, water, and other sources. 

Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 3.2%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 1,079
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Entry Level Wage $33.13 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $76,470 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most of these occupations require a four-year bachelor's degree, but some do not. 
Education Available
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