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 $92,173 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Other Physical Scientists by wage are Software quality assurance analysts and testers, Compensation & benefits managers, and Computer programmers.
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, and 17 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Other Physical Scientists are Cambridge City PUMA, MA, Mountain View, Palo Alto & Los Altos Cities PUMA, CA, and Somerville & Everett Cities PUMA, MA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Other Physical Scientists are Cambridge City PUMA, MA, North Central New Mexico PUMA, NM, and San Diego City (Central/Mira Mesa & University Heights) PUMA, CA.