There are 10 careers in the fields of science and engineering that, according to the U.S. Department of Labor, impact a person’s “health and well-being,” and “also pay well above [the midpoint wage] “for all occupations”. Therefore, your impact in these jobs can improve the lives of other people and provide a solid income for you.
“…the work of scientists and engineers makes a tremendous difference in our health and well-being….Here are some of the science and engineering occupations impacting health care. All pay median wages above the median wage for all occupations ($36,200) and are projected to have job openings through 2024. All of these jobs need at least a bachelor’s degree for entry.”
Here are the 10 careers:
- “Biochemists and Biophysicists
- Biomedical Engineers
- Chemical Engineers
- Materials Engineers
- Medical Scientists
- Nuclear Engineers
- Materials Scientists”
For information about these careers and salary information, read the full article here.
Source: Morisi, T. (2017, January 31). Make your mark in health care with a science or engineering job. U.S. Department of Labor Blog. Retrieved from https://blog.dol.gov/2017/01/31/make-your-mark-health-care-science-or-engineering-job