Experimental Physicist Career

Job Description: Conduct research into physical phenomena, develop theories on the basis of observation and experiments, and devise methods to apply physical laws and theories.

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Experimental Physicist Career

Salary Info

We do not have salary data for this specific career but we can provide average wages for all careers in the category of Physicists

Median Annual Wage

$112,020

Median Hourly Wage

$53.86*

Total Employed Nationally

16,860


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2010 wage data and 2008-2018 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2008-2018). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.