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Biomedical engineers make 86,220 USD a year.
Biomedical engineers working conditions are working conditions. Biomedical engineers work in offices, laboratories, workshops, manufacturing plants, clinics and hospitals. Some local travel may be required if medical equipment is located in various clinics or hospitals. Most biomedical engineers work standard weekday hours.
Biomedical engineers responsibilities are evaluate the safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of biomedical equipment. Train clinicians and other personnel on the proper use of equipment. Work with life scientists, chemists, and medical scientists to research the engineering aspects of biological systems of humans and animals.
The demand for this job: Employment of biomedical engineers is projected to grow 23 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations. Growing technology and its application to medical equipment and devices, along with an aging population, will increase demand for the work of biomedical engineers.
You need at least a Bachelor's degree to do this job.