Career Opportunities in the Geosciences

Recent Geoscience Graduate Employment Trends, December 2020:

Geosciences Job Trends for 2021:

American Geosciences Institute:

Careers in the geosciences:

Frequently asked questions:

Profiles of geoscientists:

Other geosciences career info:

AGI Geoscience Currents:

AGI Geosci Predicted Workforce Shortage 2014

AGI Chosen Degree Fields 2014

U.S. Female Geoscience Enrollment Continues to Grow

Salaries and Employment Locations of Recent Geoscience Graduates

2010 Salaries for Geoscience-related Occupations by Industry

Employment Growth in Geoscience-related Occupations Over the Past Decade

Employment Projections for Geoscience-related Occupations (2008-2018)

U.S. Geoscience Enrollments and Degrees Slip Slightly in 2010-2011

Female Enrollments and Degrees in U.S. Geoscience Programs Remain Steady in 2011

2011 Median* Salaries for Geoscience-related Occupations

Competitive *Median Salaries Across Industry Sectors for Geoscience-related Occupations in 2011

2011 Median and Starting Salaries for Geoscience-related Occupations

AGI’s National Geoscience Student Exit Survey, Spring 2012 Decision Points

Other Links and PDFs:

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics - Geographers

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics - Geoscientists

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics - Cartographers

AAPG Explorer: Salaries Rise - And Experience Really Pays

AAPG 2013 Salary Survey Results

Earth Scientists Needed in Canada

Addressing Shortage of Geoscientists - Building Careers

Occupational Outlook Handbook - Geographers

Occupatopnal Outlook Handbook - Geoscientists

Geosciences: Jobs, jobs everywhere, but not enough people to fill them

Recruiters Look to Shape Future of Industry

Status of the Geoscience Workforce 2011

Who Will Fill the Geoscience Workforce Supply Gap?

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