Other Physical Scientists are most often employed by the Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges industry. The average yearly wage for Other Physical Scientists was $85,855 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Other Physical Scientists by wage are Miscellaneous mathematical science occupations, including mathematicians & statisticians, Human resources managers, and Atmospheric & space scientists.
Other Physical Scientists are part of the Life, physical, & social science occupations, along with Agricultural & food scientists, Biological scientists, Conservation scientists & foresters, Medical scientists, & life scientists, all other, Astronomers & physicists, Atmospheric & space scientists, Chemists & materials scientists, Environmental scientists & geoscientists, Other Physical Scientists, Economists, Psychologists, Urban & regional planners, Miscellaneous social scientists, including survey researchers & sociologists, Agricultural & food science technicians, Biological technicians, Chemical technicians, Geological & petroleum technicians, & nuclear technicians, and Miscellaneous life, physical, & social science technicians, including social science research assistants
The top 3 locations that employ the most Other Physical Scientists are Berkeley & Albany Cities PUMA, CA, Centre County PUMA, PA, and Cambridge City PUMA, MA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Other Physical Scientists are Berkeley & Albany Cities PUMA, CA, Tompkins County PUMA, NY, and Cambridge City PUMA, MA.