Criminalist

Forensic science technicians

Job description: Analyze evidence at a crime scene, through the use of science.

Traning & Education: Completed internships in crime labs, medical examiners' facilities, toxicology labs or similar places. Bachelors degree in forensic science-advanced math, biology &chemistry. complete apprenticeship and training programs.

Job outlook: Expected employment increase of 19% through 2020.

Earning potential: Average salary: $51,570

Realated occupations: Envionmental Compliance Inspectors, Fire investigator & Coroner


Appeals: To give families of victims closur and major role in helping prosecitors