Share this page: 

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

Geoscientists - Anchorage, Alaska Metro Area

excludes hydrologists and geographers

Total
Employment
Location
Quotient
Median
Annual Earnings
Anchorage 300 7.9 $106,360Median annual earnings for Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers in the Anchorage, Alaska Metro Area: $106,360
 
National 30,420 1.0 $89,780

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

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


Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Houston, TX 10.2
Oklahoma City, OK 4.9
Denver, CO 4.8
New Orleans, LA 3.6
Sacramento, CA 2.3
Metro Area Median Earnings
Houston, TX $131,870
Denver, CO $118,000
New Orleans, LA $117,260
DC Metro Area $115,700
Oklahoma City, OK $113,540

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Bakersfield, CA 3.3
Tulsa, OK 2.8
Santa Rosa, CA 2.5
Baton Rouge, LA 2.3
Albany, NY 1.8
Metro Area Median Earnings
Tulsa, OK $119,890
Bakersfield, CA $119,630
Melbourne, FL $116,480
Greenville, SC $110,080
Fresno, CA $101,940

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

Metro Area Location Quotient
Anchorage, AK 7.9
Gulfport-Biloxi, MS 7.8
Reno, NV 6.8
Lafayette, LA 6.6
College Station, TX 5.1
Metro Area Median Earnings
Salinas, CA $136,200
Lafayette, LA $112,300
Anchorage, AK $106,360
Reno, NV $101,110
Santa Cruz, CA $98,360

Anchorage, AK Metro Area - Job Listings

Department Of The Interior - Anchorage,AK
* VideosVideos* DutiesHelpDutiesSummaryGeneral Information* Salary: $72,299 (Step 01) to $93,994 (Step 10); NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Gove... Full Description

Northern Star (Pogo) LLC - Anchorage,AK
Northern Star Resources Limited (ASX: NST) is an Australian ASX 100 gold producer with four Tier-1 world-class projects located in highly prospective ... Full Description

Donlin Gold, LLC - Anchorage,AK
JOB POSTI NG:...... Full Description

US Federal Aviation Administration - Anchorage,AK
DutiesSummaryDue to the Pandemic, and individual states with different phases of reopening, the selectee's report date to the official duty station/fa... Full Description

Geosyntec Consultants - Anchorage,AK
If you re looking for a place to grow your career, where you can contribute to a dynamic employee-owned firm, tackle challenging project work, and col... Full Description

Ukpeagvik Inupiat Corporation - Anchorage,AK
This is an Alaska based positionUMIAQ Environmental, LLC is headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska and supports its parent company, Ukpeavik Iupiat Corpor... Full Description

PND Engineers - Anchorage,AK
Have you wondered what s beneath the ground (or ice) in Alaska s vast coastal and arctic environments? And how the material you find there will suppor... Full Description

Teck Resources Limited - Anchorage,AK
Reporting to the Strategic Planning & Development Team Lead, the Senior Geologist - Reserves is responsible for constructing and maintaining the block... Full Description

Shannon & Wilson - Anchorage,AK
Job DetailsLevelEntryJob LocationAnchorage, AK - Anchorage, AKPosition TypeSW - Full-timeEducation LevelSW-BSTravel PercentageSW-50%Job CategoryEngine... Full Description

AECOM - Anchorage,AK
United States of America - Alaska, Anchorage**Job Summary****AECOM** is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Environmental Engineer/ Scient... Full Description



Anchorage, AK Metro Area

MSA: Anchorage, AK

Job Openings

Department Of The Interior - Anchorage,AK
Northern Star (Pogo) LLC - Anchorage,AK
Donlin Gold, LLC - Anchorage,AK
US Federal Aviation Administration - Anchorage,AK
Geosyntec Consultants - Anchorage,AK
Ukpeagvik Inupiat Corporation - Anchorage,AK