Numbers of Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations in Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA

Occupation group

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2007 1,070
2008 1,190
2009 1,140
2010 980
2011 510
2012 540
2013 610
2014 1,030
2015 1,130
2016 1,000
2017 580
2018 550

Individual occupations

Soil and Plant Scientists

Year Number
2008 40
2009 50

Biological Scientists, All Other

Year Number
2010 50

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

Year Number
2009 50

Chemists

Year Number
2005 60
2006 60
2007 60
2008 40
2010 40
2011 30
2012 50
2014 80
2016 60
2017 40
2018 40

Materials Scientists

Year Number
2010 50
2012 40

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

Year Number
2005 50
2006 60
2007 40
2008 30
2010 50
2011 50
2012 50
2013 40
2014 40
2015 50

Physical Scientists, All Other

Year Number
2008 80
2009 70
2010 60

Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists

Year Number
2005 40
2006 40
2018 50

Urban and Regional Planners

Year Number
2008 30

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

Year Number
2008 50

Biological Technicians

Year Number
2007 160
2008 100
2009 100
2010 30
2011 40
2012 50
2013 100

Chemical Technicians

Year Number
2005 110
2006 80
2008 90
2009 60
2010 80
2011 80
2012 100
2013 110
2014 160
2015 140
2016 130
2017 80
2018 80

Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health

Year Number
2007 70
2008 40
2009 40
2010 40