Share of science and engineering graduates working in related jobs in the U.S. 2017

Share of science and engineering degree holders employed in their field of study in the United States in 2017, by field of study

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September 2019


United States

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The occupations included as science and engineering occupations include: biological, agricultural, and environmental life scientists, computer and mathematical scientists, physical scientists, social scientists, engineers, and science and engineering postsecondary teachers.

Science and engineering related occupations include: health-related occupations, S&E managers, S&E precollege teachers, S&E technicians and technologists, architects, and actuaries.

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