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Employment 
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, statisticians hold about 22,600 jobs in the United States. About 20 percent of these jobs are in the Federal Government, where statisticians are concentrated in the Departments of Commerce, Agriculture, and Health and Human Services. Another 10 percent are found in State and local governments, including State colleges and universities. Most of the remaining jobs are in private industry, especially in scientific research and development services, insurance carriers, and pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing.

Employers
The following are examples of employers of statisticians:

Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Companies

Communication Companies

Educational Institutions

  • Colleges and Universities
  • K-12 Schools
U.S. Federal Government

State and Local Governments

Insurance Companies

Note: Some resources in this section are provided by the US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
 


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