Medical Microbiologist Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about medical microbiologist demographics? We analyzed 27 medical microbiologists resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Medical Microbiologist Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as medical microbiologists. Keep reading to find out what the results for medical microbiologists were.

Medical Microbiologist Gender Ratio

Among medical microbiologists, 54.2% of them are women compared to 29.2% which are men.

Job Title
  • Female, 54.2%
  • Male, 29.2%
  • Unknown, 16.6%

Medical Microbiologist Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among medical microbiologists is White, which makes up 78.4% of all medical microbiologists. Comparatively, there are 11.1% of the Asian ethnicity and 5.6% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 78.4%
  • Asian, 11.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 5.6%
  • Unknown, 2.4%
  • Black or African American, 2.0%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.5%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Medical Microbiologists

The chart below shows that 25.0% of medical microbiologists speak German. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Spanish at 25.0% and French is the third-most popular at 25.0%.

Job Title
  • German, 25.0%
  • Spanish, 25.0%
  • French, 25.0%
  • Italian, 25.0%

Medical Microbiologist Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among medical microbiologists.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Medical Microbiologist Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the medical microbiologist position over time.

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Female
100%
80%
60%
40%
20%
0%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Medical Microbiologist Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of medical microbiologists changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of medical microbiologists based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Medical Microbiologist

By looking over 27 medical microbiologists resumes, we figured out that the average medical microbiologist enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 41%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Medical Microbiologist Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of medical microbiologist employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of medical microbiologists is 40+ years old, which represents 50% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Medical Microbiologists with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, field agronomist and procurement forester have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Animal Behaviorist22%78%
Public Health Microbiologist25%70%
Collector Of Aquarium Specimens25%70%
Medical Microbiologist29%54%
Forestry Consultant86%7%
Procurement Forester87%8%
Field Agronomist87%6%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Field Agronomist
Procurement Forester
Forestry Consultant
Medical Microbiologist
Collector Of Aquarium Specimens
Public Health Microbiologist
Animal Behaviorist
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Medical Microbiologists with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to medical microbiologists.

Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Research And Development Chemist7.15%
Field Technician Engineer11.26%
Meteorologist15.19%
Visiting Researcher17.71%
Medical Microbiologist18.62%
Planner31.58%
School Psychologist34.48%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Medical Microbiologist?

male-income
Male Income
$51,840
female-income
Female Income
$51,477

Medical Microbiologist Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Asian men and Asian women make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$56,460
$55,424
$54,387
$53,350
$52,313
$51,277
$50,240
$49,203
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Medical Microbiologist Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
Bachelor's Degree$49,967
Master's Degree$54,387
Doctorate Degree$61,548

Medical Microbiologist Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
$65,315
$61,548
$57,782
$54,015
$50,249
$46,482
$42,715
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree

Medical Microbiologist Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ medical microbiologists. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most medical microbiologists is the health care industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire medical microbiologists.

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100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Medical Microbiologist Work In

Employees with the medical microbiologist job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most medical microbiologists prefer to work at private companies over education companies.

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Public

Private

Education

Industry Concentration

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Health Care

Fortune 500

Professional

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