Pharmacognosist Career

Job Description: Conduct research dealing with the understanding of human diseases and the improvement of human health. Engage in clinical investigation, research and development, or other related activities. Includes physicians, dentists, public health specialists, pharmacologists, and medical pathologists who primarily conduct research.

*A job as a Pharmacognosist falls under the broader career category of Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists. The information on this page will generally apply to all careers in this category. We are still seeking more specific information about this career from experts in this field. If you can provide us with more information, .

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Pharmacognosist 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 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

Median Annual Wage

$86,710

Median Hourly Wage

$41.69*

Total Employed Nationally

93,560


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.