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Occupation Title: Climate Change Analysts

Description: Research and analyze policy developments related to climate change. Make climate-related recommendations for actions such as legislation, awareness campaigns, or fundraising approaches.

Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 19-2041.01

Sample Job Titles: Not available.

 Salary Chart Atmospheric and Space Scientists

Estimated Total Employment*
2007: 80,070
2008: 80,120
2009: 83,530
2010: 81,690
2011: 83,090

Data Source:
Bureau of Labor Statistics

Projected Job Openings (2010-2020): 43,200
Projected Growth (2010-2020): 10-19%

(total 10 year projection, not annual)

Data Source:
O*NET Online

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics program does not include self-employed workers in employment estimates. O*NET and other BLS programs do include self-employed workers.

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. REC-0439914 and DRL-0910041 (Enhancing Departments and Graduate Education in Geography).

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