Career Outlook for Biochemists and Biophysicists

Also known as:  Biochemist, Biological Chemist, Biophysicist, Clinical Biochemist, Physical Biochemist
The overall job outlook for BioChemist or BioPhysicist careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 50.00 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 8.33 percent per year. Demand for Biochemists and Biophysicists is expected to go up, with an expected 9,100 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 4.99 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Biochemists and Biophysicists in the following states
California 5,710
New Jersey 3,330
Massachusetts 2,400
Pennsylvania 1,700
New York 1,700
Maryland 1,020
North Carolina 540
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Biochemists and Biophysicists
Tennessee 40
Puerto Rico 50
Vermont 50
Alabama 50
Oklahoma 60
South Carolina 80
Oregon 90