from National Geographic.
title What to expect when you start your new job as a research scientist article An article on NPR.com.
quote A recent study in the journal PLOS ONE looked at what types of jobs are best suited to science graduates.
The researchers looked at more than 2,000 graduates of the United States Naval Academy, the United Kingdom’s Imperial College of Arts and Sciences and the United Nations, and concluded that “scientists are likely to have an average salary of $85,000 or more, and scientists have the highest rate of pay growth.”
They added, “scientist-level positions may not offer the same benefits as a job in a lab or laboratory environment.”
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