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Atmospheric and Space Scientists

 

Investigate atmospheric phenomena and interpret meteorological data, gathered by surface and air stations, satellites, and radar to prepare reports and forecasts for public and other uses. Includes weather analysts and forecasters whose functions require the detailed knowledge of meteorology. 

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Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 0.4%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 20
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Median Hourly Click for more information on Median Hourly Wage $48 per hour
Average Annual Click for more information on Average Wage $100,600 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. 
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