Fortunately, there are ways to get your eyeballs on some of these journal articles without resorting to outright piracy —and without paying exorbitant per-article fees. Traditionally, no money changes hands between the scientists and the journal. The journal then charges readers. This model was solidified in the days when journals were all printed on paper and you had to buy them. Libraries would buy subscriptions, of course.
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Subscriber Account active since. Using Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Employment Statistics program, which provides an annual guide to median pay in the United States, we found the 25 highest-paying jobs for scientists. Physicists, computer scientists, and paleontologists were among the most lucrative careers, earning six-figure salaries. May conduct soil surveys and develop plans to eliminate soil erosion or to protect rangelands. May instruct farmers, agricultural production managers, or ranchers in best ways to use crop rotation, contour plowing, or terracing to conserve soil and water; in the number and kind of livestock and forage plants best suited to particular ranges; and in range and farm improvements, such as fencing and reservoirs for stock watering.
Subscriber Account active since. If you want to become a doctor, astronomer, or pharmacist, you'll obviously need to have a pretty strong scientific background. Recent reporting from Business Insider's Andy Kiersz and Madison Hoff shows that the highest-paid position in many US states requires a medical degree. Luckily, though, there are also plenty of high-paying jobs out there that don't require that degree of scientific training.