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


Annual Earnings
National 21,670 1.0 $66,850Explore the national job market for Microbiologists

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

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

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
San Diego, CA 5.7
DC Metro Area 4.0
SF Metro Area 3.7
Austin, TX 2.6
Boston Metro Area 2.1
Metro Area Median Earnings
DC Metro Area $94,860
SF Metro Area $93,930
San Jose, CA $88,560
Atlanta, GA $88,300
Baltimore, MD $79,910

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Worcester, MA 6.1
Madison, WI 3.8
Durham, NC 3.0
Knoxville, TN 2.0
Harrisburg, PA 1.3
Metro Area Median Earnings
Durham, NC $72,580
Omaha, NE $66,720
Harrisburg, PA $62,660
Worcester, MA $60,830
Honolulu, HI $58,560

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

Metro Area Location Quotient
Athens, GA 9.9
Charlottesville, VA 6.1
Lansing, MI 4.4
Vallejo, CA 3.5
College Station, TX 3.3
Metro Area Median Earnings
Vallejo, CA $124,700
Charlottesville, VA $105,210
Trenton, NJ $97,500
Boulder, CO $87,720
Athens, GA $80,550

National - Job Listings

US Navy - Washington,DC
In order to have a positive impact on the mental and emotional health of Navy Pilots and flight crews, you need to go where they are. And they are fly... Full Description

Alphanumeric Systems - Rockville,MD
Alphanumeric is hiring an Associate QC Microbiologist to work on site in Rockville, MD with one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. ... Full Description

Camris - Silver Spring,MD
BS in microbiology or molecular biology. ... Ability to perform minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC), pulsed-field gel electrophoresis (PFGE), and o... Full Description

Bsigroup - Herndon,VA
About the Role: Responsible for managing BSI activities in the assigned specialist technological area of sterilization and microbiology, ensuring the ... Full Description

General Dynamics - Silver Spring,MD
These duties may include, but are not limited to: processing and storage of specimen collections and/or retrieval of specimen, while maintaining accur... Full Description

Leading Pharmaceutical / Biotech Company - Gaithersburg,MD
Responsible for ensuring harmonized compliance to internal standards and policies related to analytical operations across all biologics manufacturing ... Full Description

Leading Government / Military Company - Mc Lean,VA
Broad areas of investigation may include synthetic biology, systems biology, microbiology, and/or immunology. ... Lead conferences, participate in or ... Full Description

The MITRE Corporation - McLean,VA
Broad areas of investigation may include synthetic biology, systems biology, microbiology, and/or immunology. ... Required Qualifications:The candidat... Full Description

KA Recruiting - Laboratory Jobs - Harpers Ferry,WV
Performs a broad range of laboratory tests (biological, microbiological, serological, chemical, immunhematological, biophysical, cytological, patholog... Full Description

Otsuka - Rockville,MD
Bachelor s degree in Chemistry, Engineering, Microbiology or other Physical Sciences.... Full Description

Job Openings

US Navy - Washington,DC
Alphanumeric Systems - Rockville,MD
Camris - Silver Spring,MD
Bsigroup - Herndon,VA
General Dynamics - Silver Spring,MD
Leading Pharmaceutical / Biotech Company - Gaithersburg,MD