Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Explore job markets for specific occupations in metro areas across the US


compensation map Seattle - Web Developers Boulder - Credit Analysts Milwaukee - Chemistry Teachers Boston - Statisticians Sacramento - Logisticians Kansas City - Technical Writers Charlotte - Paralegals San Diego - Graphic Designers Albuquerque - Veterinarians Industrial Engineers Orlando - Registered Nurses

Click on an occupational group in the table below for nationwide data, or browse metro areas by state.


data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational
Group
Total
Employment
Jobs
per 1000
Median
Annual
Earnings
Management 7,090,790 50.5 $100,790
Business and Financial Operations 7,281,190 51.9 $66,530
IT and Mathematical 4,165,140 29.7 $82,830
Architecture and Engineering 2,499,050 17.8 $77,900
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 1,152,840 8.2 $63,340
Community and Social Services 2,019,250 14.4 $42,990
Legal and Judicial 1,075,520 7.7 $79,650
Education, Training, and Library 8,636,430 61.5 $48,000
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 1,902,970 13.6 $47,190
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 8,318,500 59.2 $63,420
Healthcare Support 4,043,480 28.8 $27,910
Protective Services 3,386,360 24.1 $38,660
Food Preparation and Serving Related 12,981,720 92.5 $20,810
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 4,426,090 31.5 $24,700
Personal Care and Services 4,514,960 32.2 $22,710
Sales and Related 14,536,530 103.5 $26,590
Office and Administrative Support 22,026,080 156.9 $34,050
Construction and Extraction 5,585,420 39.8 $43,610
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 5,456,640 38.9 $43,440
Production 9,105,650 64.9 $33,130
Transportation and Material Moving 9,731,790 69.3 $30,730