Remote Sensing Scientists and Technologist Career

Job Description: Apply remote sensing principles and methods to analyze data and solve problems in areas such as natural resource management, urban planning, or homeland security. May develop new sensor systems, analytical techniques, or new applications for existing systems.


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Remote Sensing Scientists and Technologist Career

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$98,460

Median Hourly Wage

$47.34*

Total Employed Nationally

18,960


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2016 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.

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