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Salaries in for biochemists and biophysicists will vary based on employer, specialty, education and regional location. Here are the reported 2010 wages by location and industry in research and biotechnology fields for students pursuing online training.
Salaries for skin care specialists vary based on region, with the largest American cities generally offering the top wages. Find out about average salaries and how much this career is expected to grow.
Financial examiners ensure compliance with financial laws and play an important role in companies and government agencies. Financial examiner salaries can be impressive, and their employment is expected to grow much faster than average from 2008 to 2018.
Discover what it takes to become a home health aide, including notable career, salary and education trends.
Information security analysts help companies and organizations create and monitor safe computer networks. Salary figures and job projections for these computer professionals remain favorable.
Legal assisting careers are expected to grow by 28 percent 2008-2018. Learn more about becoming a legal assistant, including key salary, training and job trends.
From personal protection to business surveillance, armed guards provide their clients with peace of mind. Discover how much you can expect to earn with a career in this growing field.
Within the legal secretarial field, some professionals rise to the level of certified legal secretary specialists. Learn more about the qualifications of these legal experts and how you can join their ranks.
Find detailed information on security guard supervisor salaries, as well as training requirements and the job outlook for this career.
Medical directors are experienced physicians who leverage their expertise to make a difference in hospitals, care facilities and companies.
Legal transcriptionists and court reporters record legal proceedings. Learn about salary and career outlook, along with education requirements, for legal transcriptionists and court reporters.
Other key patterns that emerged: most cheating happens during first-year college courses and in social science programs.
According to the study's authors, the reason women don't tend to stick to engineering comes down to women's lack of 'professional role confidence.'
Learn more about computer security management, including notable education, earnings and employment trends.
A new survey reveals that close to half of law school admissions officers say they've "Googled" an applicant, and 37 percent have looked an applicant up on Facebook or on another social networking site.