Code: 19-1021.00

Also known as: Analytical Research Chemist, Biochemist, Biophysics Researcher, Scientist

Description: How does the human body truly work? What factor does heredity play in a person's life? How do we use advances in technology to come to a deeper understanding of cells, protein structures and molecules? What is the future of stem-cell research? The Biochemist and Biophysicist study the chemical and physical nature of all living things to come to a deeper understanding of life. By conducting thorough laboratory tests and conducting research with comparable teams, these scientists hope to unlock the future of living systems and solve problems related to cell development and growth.


Typical wages

10% $52,640
25% $67,710
Median $94,270
75% $127,980
90% $169,860
10% $25.31
25% $32.55
Median $45.32
75% $61.53
90% $81.67

Projected employment

Estimated Employment
(2019 year)
Projected Employment
(2029 year)
Percent Change +0 %
Projected Annual Job Openings 2,900