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Study the earth and its land, features, and inhabitants.

Geographers conduct research on the physical aspects of a region, such as land forms, climates, soils, plants, and animals. Their work can focus on anything from local regions to the entire earth.

Wages $35.53 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Fair
Education & Training Bachelor's degree is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
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Career Pathways Science and Mathematics
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