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Geoscientists

Study the composition, structure, and other physical aspects of the earth. May use geological, physics, and mathematics knowledge in exploration for oil, gas, minerals, or underground water; or in waste disposal, land reclamation, or other environmental problems. May study the earth's internal composition, atmospheres, oceans, and its magnetic, electrical, and gravitational forces. Include mineralogists, crystallographers, paleontologists, stratigraphers, geodesists, and seismologists.

Employers are usually looking for candidates with a Master's degree .


California Labor Market Information 2016 - 2026:
Career Growth:
12.20%
Salary range:
Low: $32.03 hourly
Average: $45.64 hourly
High: $57.16 hourly
Annual Avg Openings:
440
Source: Employment Development Department (EDD), State of California.

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Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.

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3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601

Phone: (562) 692-0921
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