Latest employment data for physicists, astronomers and related scientists
These reports and graphics present data on the employment of physicists and astronomers. They discuss the initial employment of recent physics and astronomy degree recipients earning their bachelor’s, master’s, or PhD at a U.S. institution. They document sectors and fields of employment, starting salaries, and skills used. This section also contains data on the number of faculty members, turnover, retirements, and recruitments at physics and astronomy degree-granting departments in the U.S.