Study the chemical composition or physical principles of living cells and organisms, their electrical and mechanical energy, and related phenomena. May conduct research to further understanding of the complex chemical combinations and reactions involved in metabolism, reproduction, growth, and heredity. May determine the effects of foods, drugs, serums, hormones, and other substances on tissues and vital processes of living organisms.
|Primary Industry||Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics|
|Indiana Average Salary||$110,630.00|
|Average Time to Fill||65 days|
|Typical Education||Bachelor's degree|
|Typical Experience||Over 1 year, up to and including 2 years|
|2 Year Projected Openings (2016-2018)||109|
|2 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2018)||3.47 %|
|10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026)||488|
|10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026)||6.47 %|
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|Skill or Certification||Certi - fication||Certification||Hard to Fill||Expensive to Fill|
|Good Laboratory Practices (GLP)|
|Quality Assurance and Control|
|Biochemical and Cell-Based Assays|