Physicist

What does a Physicist do?
A Physicist researches subjects such as mechanics,
heat, light, sound, electricity, pneumatics, magnetism, and radiation.  This position develops laws and theories of physics for their application to industry. A Physicist describes and illustrates observations and conclusions in mathematical terms; devises procedures for physical testing of materials; conducts instrumental analyses to determine physical properties of materials.

How do you prepare?
To be a Physicist, a bachelor’s degree is required and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area.

What’s the pay like?
As a Physicist in the Northeast Iowa region, you could take home around $1232.74 every two weeks.(Net paycheck estimate, www.salary.com)

For more information
about careers in this field, click here
www.bls.gov/k12/science.htm.
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