Atmospheric and Space Scientists

Atmospheric and Space Scientists
Interpret meteorological data and atmospheric conditions gathered by instruments, satellites, and radar and make predictions regarding weather and climate. May do scientific research, writing technical papers and making recommendations, or may provide detailed weather forecasts for the public. Depending on type of employment, may make occasional scientific presentations or daily televised broadcasts. Use computers and be available during weather emergencies.

Holand Code

IR

Field/Cluster:

Natural Resources, Environment, Energy and Utilities

Future Jobs Avail:

Great

Education Level:

4

Job Growth (%)

8

Annual Job Opening

1100

Lowest 10% Salary ($)

50040

Median Salary ($)

94110

Highest 90% Salary ($)

142500
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