Biomedical Engineers

Civilian:

Apply knowledge of engineering, biology, and biomechanical principles to the design, development, and evaluation of biological and health systems and products, such as artificial organs, prostheses, instrumentation, medical information systems, and health management and care delivery systems.

Military:

The services take great care to ensure safe working conditions and a clean environment. A clean, safe, and healthy environment results in happier employees and better work. Environmental health and safety officers study the air, ground, and water to identify and analyze sources of pollution and its effects. They also direct programs to control safety and health hazards in the work place.

Job Titles

  • Assistant Professor
  • Associate Professor
  • Bio-Mechanical Engineer
  • Biochemical Engineer
  • Biomaterials Engineer

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Nationwide Salary Average*

Civilian:
$86,960
Military:
$104,324

*Average calculated based on median level of pay

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