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Astronomers

 

Observe and study stars, planets, and other astronomical phenomena.

Astronomers observe, research, and interpret astronomical phenomena to increase basic knowledge or to help solve problems.


Wages $63.84 per hour on average  
Outlook Statewide data not available
Education & Training Graduate degree (any type) is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
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Career Pathways Science and Mathematics
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