Numbers of Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations in San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

Occupation group

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2005 20,420
2006 21,050
2007 21,240
2008 24,900
2009 26,050
2010 24,440
2011 25,290
2012 24,290
2013 24,380
2014 22,100
2015 21,240
2016 21,620
2017 21,630
2018 23,530

Individual occupations

Food Scientists and Technologists

Year Number
2009 40
2012 340
2015 80

Soil and Plant Scientists

Year Number
2006 40
2008 40
2009 40
2016 140

Biochemists and Biophysicists

Year Number
2005 640
2006 890
2007 990
2008 1,290
2009 1,420
2010 1,600
2011 1,700
2012 1,560
2013 1,730
2014 1,350
2015 1,240
2016 920
2017 1,020
2018 1,570

Microbiologists

Year Number
2005 420
2006 440
2007 390
2008 590
2009 730
2010 980
2011 870
2012 600
2013 720
2014 880
2015 1,050
2016 1,220

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

Year Number
2005 140
2006 170
2007 200
2008 210
2009 340
2010 330
2011 440
2012 430
2013 610
2014 630
2015 480
2016 470

Biological Scientists, All Other

Year Number
2005 740
2006 670
2007 600
2008 650
2009 660
2010 760
2011 1,090
2012 1,390
2013 1,490
2014 1,080
2015 780
2016 870
2017 1,190
2018 2,000

Conservation Scientists

Year Number
2005 60
2009 70
2010 100
2011 110
2012 60
2013 70
2014 80
2015 120
2016 70

Epidemiologists

Year Number
2014 30
2018 60

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

Year Number
2005 3,020
2006 3,330
2007 3,520
2008 4,790
2009 4,310
2010 5,160
2011 5,480
2012 5,310
2013 4,900
2014 3,490
2015 3,210
2016 3,560
2017 3,760
2018 4,290

Life Scientists, All Other

Year Number
2005 460
2006 540
2007 450
2008 590
2009 460
2010 450
2011 300
2012 120
2013 230
2014 270
2015 440
2016 280
2018 60

Physicists

Year Number
2005 340
2006 300
2007 240
2008 270
2009 210
2010 310
2011 470
2012 450
2013 420
2014 340
2015 330
2016 360
2017 270
2018 380

Atmospheric and Space Scientists

Year Number
2005 40
2006 40
2007 40
2008 40
2009 40
2011 190
2012 190
2013 160
2014 120
2015 160
2016 160

Chemists

Year Number
2005 1,820
2006 1,710
2007 1,430
2008 1,800
2009 1,910
2010 2,200
2011 2,020
2012 1,890
2013 1,830
2014 1,780
2015 1,420
2016 1,440
2017 1,220
2018 1,320

Materials Scientists

Year Number
2006 190
2007 190
2008 100
2009 80
2010 80
2011 150
2012 140
2013 180
2014 150
2015 140
2016 120
2017 130
2018 100

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

Year Number
2005 1,110
2006 850
2007 1,080
2008 1,460
2009 1,560
2010 1,510
2011 1,590
2012 1,620
2013 1,400
2014 1,190
2015 1,030
2016 1,120
2017 1,130
2018 1,130

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

Year Number
2005 370
2006 400
2007 530
2008 420
2009 390
2010 380
2011 660
2012 620
2013 600
2014 410
2015 430
2016 440
2017 410
2018 580

Hydrologists

Year Number
2005 80
2006 100
2007 90
2008 100
2009 50
2010 90
2011 90
2012 180
2013 100
2014 100
2018 90

Physical Scientists, All Other

Year Number
2008 370
2009 390
2010 500
2011 450
2012 500
2013 370
2014 400
2015 240
2016 330
2017 190
2018 260

Economists

Year Number
2008 80
2009 60
2010 70
2011 180
2012 220
2013 210
2014 80
2015 80
2016 60
2017 120
2018 150

Survey Researchers

Year Number
2006 280
2007 300
2010 30
2011 50
2013 110
2014 150
2015 100

Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists

Year Number
2005 800
2006 840
2007 1,020
2008 1,470
2009 1,590
2010 1,590
2011 1,460
2012 1,310
2013 1,250
2014 1,350
2015 1,510
2016 1,730
2017 1,610
2018 1,540

Psychologists, All Other

Year Number
2005 240
2006 240
2007 290
2008 320
2009 280
2011 160
2012 170
2013 190
2014 240
2015 270
2016 250
2017 210
2018 210

Sociologists

Year Number
2008 250
2011 30
2015 40
2016 30

Urban and Regional Planners

Year Number
2005 490
2006 520
2007 540
2008 720
2009 680
2010 730
2011 600
2012 680
2013 560
2014 620
2015 780
2016 710
2017 620
2018 710

Anthropologists and Archeologists

Year Number
2005 150
2008 80
2010 140
2011 130
2012 220
2013 240
2014 260
2015 180
2016 250
2017 250
2018 280

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 240
2006 240
2007 300
2008 330
2009 370
2010 310
2011 400
2012 590
2013 640
2014 780
2015 620
2016 540
2017 410
2018 460

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

Year Number
2005 90
2006 80
2007 70
2008 70
2009 60
2010 70
2011 80
2013 40
2014 80
2015 90

Biological Technicians

Year Number
2005 2,260
2006 2,240
2007 1,770
2008 1,940
2009 2,490
2010 2,400
2011 2,350
2012 2,210
2013 2,610
2014 2,740
2015 2,830
2016 2,500
2017 2,650
2018 2,250

Chemical Technicians

Year Number
2005 500
2006 650
2007 740
2008 930
2009 1,020
2010 950
2011 630
2012 510
2013 440
2014 630
2015 700
2016 740
2017 780
2018 830

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

Year Number
2011 130
2012 120
2016 210

Social Science Research Assistants

Year Number
2005 240
2006 270
2007 380
2008 460
2009 410
2010 350
2011 160
2012 150
2013 160
2014 260
2015 210
2016 150
2017 120
2018 210

Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health

Year Number
2005 410
2006 500
2007 550
2008 520
2009 480
2010 420
2011 580
2012 460
2013 500
2014 470
2015 660
2016 740
2017 690
2018 540

Forensic Science Technicians

Year Number
2007 150
2008 160
2009 100
2010 110
2011 100
2012 70
2013 60
2014 70
2015 150
2016 130
2017 130
2018 90

Forest and Conservation Technicians

Year Number
2005 230
2006 260
2007 270
2008 270
2009 240
2010 260
2011 250
2012 280
2014 260
2015 290
2016 280
2017 300
2018 280

Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2005 730
2006 590
2007 850
2008 1,140
2009 1,580
2010 1,250
2011 1,420
2012 960
2013 1,180
2014 970
2015 900
2016 950
2017 950
2018 920