Meterologist

One that Studies the atomsphere

The Education you need

A bachelor's degree in meteorology or atmospheric science, or in a closely related field with courses in meteorology, usually is the minimum educational requirement for an entry-level position as an atmospheric scientist. A master's degree is necessary for some positions, and a Ph.D. degree is required for most basic research positions.

Job description: What is meteorology you ask?



Meteorology is the science of the atmosphere. A meteorolgist is a person who studies the atomsphere.

The Pay Scale $$$$$$$$

The Hourly rate: $9.05-$25.63

Yearly rate: $29,490-$105,245

1-4 years scale

Where are the jobs at?

The five primary employers of forecasters and meteorologists are NOAA, the military, TV/ radio stations, education, and consulting meteorology businesses.