Materials Scientists

Stress tolerance: 53.0

Average annual salary: $US94,350

What they do: Research and study substances at the atomic and molecular levels and the ways in which substances react with each other; use knowledge to develop new and improved products.

Education requirements: At least a bachelor's degree; master's degree or Ph.D. is needed for many research jobs.

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