Study the growth, structure, and development of very small organisms.
Microbiologists study organisms like bacteria, algae, or fungi. They may study the relationship between these organisms and disease.
|Wages||$37.40 per hour on average|
|Outlook||The outlook is Good|
|Education & Training||Bachelor's degree is needed for entry.|
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|Career Pathways||Science and Mathematics|
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