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Pathologists

Diagnose diseases using laboratory techniques.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Median wages for the broader occupation, Physicians and Surgeons, All Other, are $999.00 / hour.

Education:

Graduate degree (any type) is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Diagnose medical conditions.
  • Conduct research to increase knowledge about medical issues.
  • Maintain medical or professional knowledge.
  • Prepare reports summarizing patient diagnostic or care activities.
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Job Title Examples:

Clinical Pathologist
Histopathologist
Pathology Laboratory Director

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