Natural Sciences Manager

By: Ashley Cuevas Rosa

What is a Natural Sciences Manager?

Supervise the work of scientists, including chemists, physicists, and biologists. They direct activities related to research and development, and coordinate activities such as testing, quality control, and production.

Job Environment

Natural sciences managers spend most of their time in offices, but they also may spend time in laboratories. Most natural sciences managers work full time.


Education and Training

Requirements for education and experience of natural science managers varies greatly depending on the size and organization of the company. Small firms may only look for experience while larger ones often seek candidates with a bachelor's degree and related experience.

Typical Salary

Median Annual Mean -

$120,050 Per Year

$57.71 Per Hour