Occupation description: Observe, research, and interpret astronomical phenomena to increase basic knowledge or apply such information to practical problems.
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|Average employment||Average annual openings|
|2010 estimate||2020 projection||Percent change||Growth||Replacement||Total|
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|Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
|Wage by Percentile|
Labor Force Indicators
|2011 ALEXsys Employment Data|
|Number of registrants||4|
|Number of job position postings||0|
|Ratio of registrants to job position postings||0.0|
Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training
|Education: Doctoral or professional degree||Work experience: None||On-the-job training: None|
| ||Degree||FY2008–2010 reported exiters|
|University of Alaska Fairbanks|