Human Factors Engineers and Ergonomists

$87.04K Median Salary 19.7K Job Openings (Annual Projection) 9.7% Job Growth

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Design objects, facilities, and environments to optimize human well-being and overall system performance, applying theory, principles, and data regarding the relationship between humans and respective technology. Investigate and analyze characteristics of human behavior and performance as it relates to the use of technology.

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Consultant in Ergonomics and Safety, Ergonomist, Human Factors Advisor, Lead, Human Factors Engineer, Human Factors Scientist, Managing Cognitive Engineer, PI/Senior Research Associate, Principal Engineer, Senior Research Associate, User Experience Team Lead

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