Career Resources

Do you have a strong interest in the sciences, and are you considering a degree in meteorology? Are you not sure what career path to pursue? The following career information will give you a broad overview of the exciting fields in the atmospheric and related sciences.

“AMS is the best networking event for meteorologists in the world, hands down.”
—Chris Alston, Mars Inc. (AMS member)

All About Careers in Meteorology

What is a meteorologist? Where do they work? What is the job outlook? Would meteorology be a good career for me?


AMS offers mentoring opportunities in the Earth and space sciences for both mentors and mentees. Facilitated interactions with members of the weather, water, and climate community provide opportunities for mutual learning and networking.