Biomedical Sciences: B.S. Biomedical Sciences
Public Health Microbiology Submajor
Job opportunities in the Biomedical Sciences field are expected to be good, because the number of job openings is expected to continue to exceed the number of job seekers. Employment of clinical laboratory workers is expected to grow 7 percent through the year 2022, as the volume of laboratory tests increases with both population growth and the development of new types of tests.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, wages of microbiologists are as follows:
- Median annual wage: $66,260
- Range: $39,720 - $117,690