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Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

19-1029 Biological Scientists, All Other



All biological scientists not listed separately.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Southwest Minnesota 207$29.84/hr$15.23/hr$22.23/hr$30.04/hr$35.64/hr$45.79/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
ManufacturingN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities10$55.92/hr
Professional and Business Services130$61.30/hr
Education and Health Services80$38.27/hr
Public Administration220$38.90/hr
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Central Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State 10$29.00/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 20$30.04/hr0.0%
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 20$31.76/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 30$39.97/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 30$42.77/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 30$32.90/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 40$35.22/hr-2.6%
Northwest Balance of State 40$34.00/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 230$42.45/hr10.6%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 240$42.40/hrN/A
Minnesota 460$43.80/hr6.9%


Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change -
Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other N/AN/AN/A
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists 3,290$39.23/hr12.1%
Natural Sciences Managers 1,390$64.23/hr6.7%


  • Design molecular or cellular laboratory experiments, oversee their execution, and interpret results.
  • Supervise technical personnel and postdoctoral research fellows.
  • Conduct research on cell organization and function, including mechanisms of gene expression, cellular bioinformatics, cell signaling, or cell differentiation.
  • Direct, coordinate, organize, or prioritize biological laboratory activities.
  • Collaborate with biologists and other professionals to conduct appropriate genetic and biochemical analyses.
  • Supervise or direct the work of other geneticists, biologists, technicians, or biometricians working on genetics research projects.
  • Compile and analyze molecular or cellular experimental data and adjust experimental designs as necessary.
  • Review, approve, or interpret genetic laboratory results.
  • Consult with researchers to analyze problems, recommend technology-based solutions, or determine computational strategies.
  • Maintain laboratory notebooks that record research methods, procedures, and results.