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Indoor Air Quality Tech

Career Overview

Conduct tests to determine quality of raw materials, bulk intermediate and finished products. May conduct stability sample tests.

Career Outlook

Projections 2022-2030

New job opportunities are likely in the future. With a
8% Percent change.

2020 Employment


2030 Employment


What training is needed?

People starting in this career usually have:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Programs that can prepare you for this career are:
  • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
  • Chemical Process Technology
  • Criminal Justice and Corrections, General
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Criminalistics and Criminal Science

What does a typical day look like?

  • Test quality of materials or finished products.
  • Interpret research or operational data.
  • Calibrate scientific or technical equipment.
  • Maintain laboratory or technical equipment.
  • Evaluate quality of materials or products.
  • Inspect areas for compliance with sanitation standards.

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 2055370
Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.