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Astronomy & Astrophysics in District of Columbia

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Jobs for Astronomy & Astrophysics Grads in District of Columbia

2,020 people in the state and 104,790 in the nation are employed in jobs related to astronomy.

Astronomy & Astrophysics Jobs Nationwide vs. DC

Wages for Astronomy & Astrophysics Jobs in District of Columbia

Astronomy grads earn an average of $123,640 in the state and $111,090 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

Astronomy & Astrophysics Careers in DC

Some of the careers astronomy majors go into include:

Job Title DC Job Growth DC Median Salary
Physics Postsecondary Professors 11% $96,310
Physicists 6% $146,890
Natural Sciences Managers 5% $133,700

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to astronomy.

Major Annual Graduates in DC
Chemistry 80
Physics 71
Geological & Earth Sciences 5
Atmospheric Sciences 1

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