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Careers in Weather

Considering meteorology as a career? Interested in learning more about what it is like to be a meteorologist? Here are a few items that you may find useful.


NWS Bullet A Career Guide for the Atmospheric Sciences: From the American Meteorological Society. Describes the different types of jobs available in weather, as well as some information on schooling and the job market

NWS Bullet Bureau of Labor Statistics: Atmospheric Scientists: Up to date U.S. Department of Labor statistics on salaries, job outlook and training

NWS Bullet Weather-Related Degree Programs: List of colleges and universities which offer meteorology/atmospheric science programs

NWS Bullet Student Career Employment Program: Information on jobs for students within the federal government

NWS Bullet
Federal Job Openings: Includes opportunities for students

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