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


Annual Earnings
National 86,660 1.0 $73,740Explore the national job market for Chemists

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Chemists ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
SF Metro Area 2.4
Raleigh, NC 2.2
Cleveland, OH 2.0
Cincinnati, OH 1.8
San Diego, CA 1.7
Metro Area Median Earnings
DC Metro Area $118,750
San Jose, CA $100,340
SF Metro Area $95,980
Baltimore, MD $87,450
Atlanta, GA $86,640

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Durham, NC 5.9
Santa Rosa, CA 2.3
New Haven, CT 2.2
Greensboro, NC 1.7
Albany, NY 1.4
Metro Area Median Earnings
New Haven, CT $110,700
Bakersfield, CA $93,730
Santa Rosa, CA $93,040
Melbourne, FL $92,560
Dayton, OH $92,470

Metro areas with populations of 200,000 to 500,000

Metro Area Location Quotient
Trenton, NJ 6.8
College Station, TX 5.2
Boulder, CO 3.4
Athens, GA 3.4
Beaumont, TX 2.8
Metro Area Median Earnings
Trenton, NJ $98,770
Vallejo, CA $97,200
Charlottesville, VA $95,720
Boulder, CO $92,440
Ann Arbor, MI $88,680

National - Job Listings

University of Richmond - Ashburn,VA
Chemistry: Director of Organic Chemistry Laboratories - 000499 The Chemistry Department at the University of Richmond seeks a Director of Organic Labo... Full Description

Kelly Services - Bethesda,MD
Kelly Scientific Resources is seeking Chemists to work long term temporary positions (6+ months) that have an opportunity to go to permanent. ... Will... Full Description

Confidential - Rockville,MD
Basic B.S/B.A in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Immunology, Molecular Biology or other science field 4+ years of relevant working experience. ... Details: S... Full Description

Supernus - Rockville,MD
EssentialDuties & * Performing analysis for the characterization ofdrug substances and release of raw materials (RM) and packaging components(includes... Full Description

Bennett Aerospace - Arlington,VA
Bennett Aerospace, Inc. has an opening for a highly motivated Scientist II (Chemist) in support of a Federal Law Enforcement client located in Arlingt... Full Description

MedImmune, LLC - Gaithersburg,MD
As a Chemical Safety & Industrial Health Manager in Gaithersburg MD, you'll play a pivotal role in channeling our scientific capabilities to make a po... Full Description

Superprof - Ashburn,VA
We are looking for tutors to give private lessons in many academic and non-academic areas: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Engineering, Alge... Full Description

Booz Allen Hamilton - Washington,DC
Chemical Detection Scientist/Engineer, Senior Key Role: Provide Scientific, Engineering, and Technical Assistance (SETA) support to the Government Pro... Full Description

Leidos - Chantilly,VA
Description: The Intelligence and Homeland Security Group at Leidos is currently seeking a Senior Scientist/Chemist for an Intelligence Community cust... Full Description

Noblis - Reston,VA
As a key member of a scientific team, this role entails Leading scientific research and development efforts involving chemical engineering, such as fu... Full Description

Job Openings

University of Richmond - Ashburn,VA
Kelly Services - Bethesda,MD
Confidential - Rockville,MD
Supernus - Rockville,MD
Bennett Aerospace - Arlington,VA
MedImmune, LLC - Gaithersburg,MD