Numbers of Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations in Raleigh, NC

Occupation group

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2005 9,560
2006 9,630
2007 9,930
2008 8,470
2009 8,990
2010 7,780
2011 6,840
2012 6,770
2013 6,800
2014 7,430
2015 7,360
2016 7,670
2017 7,800
2018 8,670

Individual occupations

Food Scientists and Technologists

Year Number
2008 210
2009 230
2010 220
2014 30
2016 30
2017 40
2018 40

Soil and Plant Scientists

Year Number
2005 60
2006 70
2008 80
2009 160
2010 190
2011 180
2012 170
2013 130
2014 240
2015 260
2016 470
2017 490

Biochemists and Biophysicists

Year Number
2006 380
2007 340
2011 30
2014 390
2015 390
2016 350

Microbiologists

Year Number
2006 30
2007 40
2008 30
2010 120
2011 260
2012 170
2013 130
2014 40
2015 30

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

Year Number
2008 100
2009 100
2010 140
2012 180
2013 110
2014 100
2015 80
2017 70
2018 60

Biological Scientists, All Other

Year Number
2005 100
2006 80
2007 100
2008 130
2009 170
2010 200
2011 150
2012 160
2013 160
2014 200
2015 200
2016 170
2018 410

Conservation Scientists

Year Number
2005 60
2006 70
2007 40
2008 40
2009 40
2010 40
2011 70
2012 60
2013 60
2014 40
2015 40
2016 40
2017 60
2018 50

Foresters

Year Number
2005 50
2006 70
2008 50
2009 50
2010 30
2012 30
2013 40
2014 70
2015 60
2016 60
2017 40
2018 60

Epidemiologists

Year Number
2013 50
2014 70
2015 70
2016 40
2017 40
2018 50

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

Year Number
2007 370
2008 940
2009 1,180
2010 1,240
2011 820
2012 660
2013 650
2014 600
2015 460
2016 630
2017 880
2018 1,370

Life Scientists, All Other

Year Number
2005 260
2007 230
2010 70
2011 180
2012 160
2014 40
2015 40
2017 80
2018 70

Physicists

Year Number
2009 40
2014 90
2016 80
2017 60
2018 90

Atmospheric and Space Scientists

Year Number
2006 60
2008 40
2009 40
2010 50
2011 40
2012 40
2013 50
2014 50
2015 60
2016 40
2017 40
2018 50

Chemists

Year Number
2005 660
2006 810
2007 870
2008 920
2009 840
2010 750
2011 810
2012 830
2013 840
2014 800
2015 870
2016 820
2017 650
2018 880

Materials Scientists

Year Number
2009 40
2010 60
2011 140
2012 150
2013 120
2014 50
2015 40
2016 40

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

Year Number
2005 720
2006 760
2007 970
2008 1,100
2009 1,290
2010 1,260
2011 730
2012 1,080
2013 1,080
2014 1,180
2015 1,070
2016 940
2017 1,100
2018 1,080

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

Year Number
2005 90
2006 70
2007 170
2008 220
2009 300
2010 260
2011 180
2012 180
2013 210
2014 290
2015 200
2016 220
2017 200
2018 140

Hydrologists

Year Number
2005 80
2006 70
2007 90
2008 80
2009 40
2010 60
2011 50
2012 50
2015 90
2016 120
2017 90
2018 90

Physical Scientists, All Other

Year Number
2012 160
2013 160
2014 160
2015 160
2016 180
2017 160
2018 140

Economists

Year Number
2007 50
2008 50
2009 50
2010 50
2011 40
2014 60

Survey Researchers

Year Number
2017 60
2018 70

Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists

Year Number
2005 220
2006 320
2007 380
2008 540
2009 560
2010 490
2011 350
2012 350
2013 470
2014 440
2015 580
2016 530
2017 520
2018 430

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

Year Number
2012 40

Sociologists

Year Number
2007 70
2008 80
2009 70
2010 40

Urban and Regional Planners

Year Number
2005 200
2006 220
2007 250
2008 260
2009 270
2010 240
2011 190
2012 200
2013 200
2014 210
2015 180
2016 200
2017 200
2018 240

Anthropologists and Archeologists

Year Number
2008 50
2009 40
2010 40
2011 40
2012 30
2017 30

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 330
2006 250
2007 170
2008 160
2009 190
2010 220
2011 260
2012 100
2014 110
2015 100
2016 110
2017 110
2018 140

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

Year Number
2009 260
2010 280
2014 180
2015 180
2016 200
2017 80
2018 100

Biological Technicians

Year Number
2005 370
2006 470
2007 460
2008 300
2009 430
2010 380
2011 450
2012 240
2015 400
2016 610
2017 740
2018 750

Chemical Technicians

Year Number
2005 210
2006 200
2007 210
2008 220
2009 200
2010 230
2011 240
2012 300
2013 380
2017 660
2018 620

Social Science Research Assistants

Year Number
2007 40
2008 80
2009 140
2010 130
2011 90
2012 220
2013 250
2014 260
2015 250
2016 220
2017 100
2018 160

Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health

Year Number
2005 180
2006 160
2007 290
2008 550
2009 480
2010 490
2011 230
2012 300
2013 250
2014 260
2015 200
2016 200
2017 180
2018 210

Forensic Science Technicians

Year Number
2005 130
2006 260
2007 280
2008 270
2011 190
2012 100
2013 90
2014 90
2015 80
2016 90
2017 90
2018 90

Forest and Conservation Technicians

Year Number
2005 30

Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2008 250
2010 210
2011 220
2012 190
2013 90
2014 150
2015 160
2016 140
2017 210
2018 240