Numbers of Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations in Boulder, CO

Occupation group

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2005 5,960
2006 5,860
2007 5,380
2008 5,170
2009 4,920
2010 4,330
2011 4,710
2012 4,680
2013 5,430
2014 5,850
2015 6,030
2016 6,320
2017 6,170
2018 5,970

Individual occupations

Biochemists and Biophysicists

Year Number
2006 200
2007 150
2008 150
2009 70
2010 170
2011 120
2012 130
2013 210
2014 310
2015 300
2016 220
2017 270
2018 310

Microbiologists

Year Number
2005 150
2012 60
2013 40
2014 50
2015 30
2016 30
2018 40

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

Year Number
2014 50
2015 90
2016 100
2017 110
2018 70

Biological Scientists, All Other

Year Number
2010 270
2011 260
2012 270
2015 50
2016 220
2017 220
2018 200

Conservation Scientists

Year Number
2011 40
2012 110
2013 120
2014 120
2015 130
2016 120
2017 110
2018 120

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

Year Number
2007 290
2010 180
2011 230
2012 120
2013 210
2014 240
2015 230
2016 190
2017 240
2018 310

Astronomers

Year Number
2013 50

Physicists

Year Number
2005 560
2006 540
2007 340
2008 320
2009 330
2012 280
2013 350
2014 400
2015 410
2016 850
2017 820
2018 790

Atmospheric and Space Scientists

Year Number
2007 870
2008 860
2013 1,540
2014 1,440
2015 1,420
2016 1,080

Chemists

Year Number
2005 480
2006 510
2007 500
2008 710
2009 500
2010 450
2011 280
2012 360
2013 440
2014 510
2015 480
2016 370
2017 340
2018 330

Materials Scientists

Year Number
2007 80
2017 40

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

Year Number
2005 150
2006 130
2007 660
2008 620
2009 640
2010 340
2011 470
2012 480
2013 830
2014 790
2015 850
2016 920
2017 1,000
2018 990

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

Year Number
2007 300
2008 110
2009 110
2010 90
2011 130
2012 170
2017 430
2018 490

Hydrologists

Year Number
2008 40
2009 80
2010 50
2011 60
2012 40
2013 40
2014 60
2015 40
2017 60
2018 50

Physical Scientists, All Other

Year Number
2013 70
2014 60
2015 60
2016 80
2017 70

Economists

Year Number
2012 40
2013 60
2014 40
2017 30
2018 50

Survey Researchers

Year Number
2015 70
2016 70
2017 50

Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists

Year Number
2005 180
2006 150
2007 120
2008 110
2009 130
2010 210
2011 220
2012 200
2013 150
2014 190
2015 240
2016 300
2017 380
2018 300

Psychologists, All Other

Year Number
2007 90
2008 90

Urban and Regional Planners

Year Number
2005 80
2006 100
2007 110
2008 120
2009 170
2010 160
2011 180
2012 120
2013 110
2014 90
2015 90
2016 90
2017 100
2018 80

Anthropologists and Archeologists

Year Number
2006 40

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2007 290
2008 280
2009 320
2010 210
2011 210
2013 190
2014 210
2015 210
2016 120
2017 110
2018 100

Biological Technicians

Year Number
2007 170
2009 50
2010 100
2011 100
2012 110
2013 50
2014 130
2015 130
2016 160
2017 120
2018 120

Chemical Technicians

Year Number
2005 590
2008 500
2009 640
2012 70
2013 70
2014 100
2015 80
2016 100

Social Science Research Assistants

Year Number
2005 40

Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health

Year Number
2007 50
2008 50
2012 50
2015 200
2016 200

Forest and Conservation Technicians

Year Number
2005 40
2012 30
2013 40
2014 50
2015 40
2016 40
2017 40
2018 60

Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2005 210
2006 210
2007 110
2008 120
2009 160
2010 140
2011 140
2012 120
2013 100
2014 110
2015 90