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Astronomer

Astronomers conduct observational, experimental and theoretical research to broaden our knowledge of energy, matter and natural processes throughout the universe and particularly beyond Earth.

Also Known As

Astrophysicist, Physical Scientist, Research Scientist


Educational Requirements

6 years post-secondary education/training

Wage & Salary

Average Salary: $106,952.00
Average Wage: $55.19

Employment & Advancement

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Certification Requirements

Not regulated

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