Sample Job Titles

Bachelor's Degree/Entry Level Further Education/Experience Often Required

  • Acoustics Physicist
  • Aerodynamist
  • Aerospace Nondestructive Testing
  • Agriculture Scientist
  • Air Traffic Controller
  • Astronomer
  • Astrophysicist
  • Atomic Physicist
  • Automotive Engineer
  • Biophysicist
  • Cardiac Imaging Researcher
  • Chemical Physicist
  • Computer Specialist
  • Computer System Engineer
  • Engineer
  • Environmental Analyst
  • Environmental Health Specialist
  • Fluids Physicist
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Geodesist
  • Geophysicist
  • Health Physicist
  • High-Tech Designer, Oil Industry
  • Hydrologist
  • Industrial Hygienist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Lawyer, Technology Specialty
  • Mathematician
  • Mathematics and Physics Teacher
  • Medical Physicist
  • Medical Products Designer
  • Meteorologist
  • Molecular Physicist
  • National Laboratory Research Admin.
  • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Lab Tech
  • Nuclear Physicist
  • Nuclear Power Plant Project Manager
  • Occupational Safety Specialist
  • Oceanographer
  • Optical Medical Devices Designer
  • Optometrist
  • Particle Accelerator Operations Analyst
  • Physicist
  • Physics Researcher
  • Physiognomies
  • Plasma Physicist
  • Process Engineer
  • Quality Control Manager
  • Radiological Laboratory Director
  • Research Assistant
  • Research & Development Scientist
  • Satellite Data Analyst
  • Satellite Missions Analyst
  • Science Teacher
  • Science Writer
  • Scientific Photographer
  • Seismologist
  • Solid Earth Physicist
  • Solid State Physicist
  • Stratigrapher
  • Systems Analyst
  • Technical Consultant
  • Technical Illustrator
  • Technical Salesperson
  • Technical Writer
  • Television Chief Engineer
  • Test Engineer

Some Employers of Physics Majors

  • utility companies
  • state/federal government
  • colleges/universities
  • weather bureaus
  • hospitals
  • airports
  • professional and technical journals
  • business and industry
  • mining and petroleum
Last Updated: May 2, 2016 11:35 AM