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Atmospheric Scientists Meteorologists Skills

Below are the skills needed to be atmospheric scientists meteorologists according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Skill NameImportanceCompetence
Reading Comprehension4.124.88
Science4.125
Active Listening44.12
Critical Thinking44
Speaking44.25

Atmospheric Scientists Meteorologists Abilities

Below are the abilities needed to be atmospheric scientists meteorologists according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Ability NameImportanceCompetence
Oral Expression4.254.88
Written Comprehension4.255
Written Expression4.254.5
Oral Comprehension4.124.88
Speech Clarity4.124.12

Atmospheric Scientists Meteorologists Knowledge

Below are the knowledge areas needed to be atmospheric scientists meteorologists according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Knowledge AreaImportanceCompetence
Physics4.434.86
Mathematics4.295.57
Geography4.115.36
Computers and Electronics4.044.96
English Language4.044.64

Atmospheric Scientists Meteorologists Work activities

Below are the work activities involved in being atmospheric scientists meteorologists according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest).

   
Work ActivityImportanceCompetence
Interacting With Computers4.854.21
Getting Information4.825.07
Updating and Using Relevant Knowledge4.575.75
Interpreting the Meaning of Information for Others4.55.04
Analyzing Data or Information4.435.29

Atmospheric Scientists Meteorologists Work styles

Below are the work styles involved in being atmospheric scientists meteorologists according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest).

   
Work StyleImportance
Dependability4.46
Analytical Thinking4.36
Attention to Detail4.36
Stress Tolerance4.29
Cooperation4.21

Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for
Atmospheric Scientists Meteorologists

Listed below are the 10 largest metro areas based on the total number of people employed in Atmospheric Scientists Meteorologists jobs , as of 2017

   
Metro AreaTotal EmploymentAnnual Mean Salary
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land230 $75,920
Salt Lake City210 $76,720
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue190 $86,600
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach180 $90,100
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington140 $97,840
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim130 $76,250
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward120 $88,460
Albany-Schenectady-Troy110 $81,330
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell80 $100,940
Anchorage60 $97,450

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Total employment and salary for professions similar to atmospheric scientists meteorologists

Source : 2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

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