Collect, identify, classify, and analyze physical evidence related to criminal investigations. Perform tests on weapons or substances, such as fiber, hair, and tissue to determine significance to investigation. May testify as expert witnesses on evidence or crime laboratory techniques. May serve as specialists in area of expertise, such as ballistics, fingerprinting, handwriting, or biochemistry.
|Primary Industry||Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security|
|Indiana Average Salary||$54,190.00|
|Average Time to Fill||0 days|
|Typical Education||Associate's degree|
|Typical Experience||Over 2 years, up to and including 4 years|
|2 Year Projected Openings (2016-2018)||90|
|2 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2018)||3.75 %|
|10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026)||469|
|10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026)||15.12 %|
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