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

Atmospheric and Space Scientists

Annual Earnings
National 9,800 1.0 $92,460Explore the national job market for Atmospheric and Space Scientists

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Atmospheric and Space Scientists ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Median Earnings
DC Metro Area $110,580
Oklahoma City, OK $109,760
Tampa, FL $109,510
Atlanta, GA $108,920
Sacramento, CA $107,220

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Des Moines, IA 2.4
Omaha, NE 2.1
Albuquerque, NM 2.1
Albany, NY 1.9
Wichita, KS 1.6
Metro Area Median Earnings
Honolulu, HI $106,390
Wichita, KS $96,670
Boise, ID $95,720
Albuquerque, NM $92,350
Tulsa, OK $92,310

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

Metro Area Location Quotient
Boulder, CO 87.9
Huntsville, AL 6.5
Anchorage, AK 5.0
Asheville, NC 4.3
Tallahassee, FL 3.2
Metro Area Median Earnings
Boulder, CO $98,960
Anchorage, AK $95,510
Asheville, NC $92,320
Reno, NV $90,070
Huntsville, AL $86,700

National - Job Listings

Engility - Chantilly,VA
Engility is dedicated to making lives better, safer and more secure. nbsp nbspDescription nbsp nbsp Engility is seeking a highly skilled and broad kno... Full Description

Integrity Applications Incorporated - Chantilly,VA
IAI is seeking a Space Scientist / Atmospheric Scientist to support a government client. -- Conducts analysis of atmospheric phenomena and interprets ... Full Description

The Consortium - Bethesda,MD
ENVIRONMENT We take the software engineering craft to heart: extensive unit testing, peer reviews, formal coding guidelines with the latest code quali... Full Description

Perspecta - Bethesda,MD
The candidate will also work within teams that provide physics based understanding of underwater acoustic propagation, underwater environment, and atm... Full Description

Surf Search - Bethesda,MD
Scientist - Biopharmaceutical Rapidly growing CRO - contract research organization, seeks biopharmaceutical scientists with ligand binding assay exper... Full Description

Novavax - Rockville,MD
We seek to attract, develop, and retain talented people who share our passion for science, medicine, and human health. ... Ability to work on high-lev... Full Description

George Mason University - Fairfax,VA
Required Candidates must have an earned PhD before the start date of the in one of the following fields: information sciences, information technology,... Full Description

MacroGenics - Rockville,MD
MacroGenics corporate culture promotes an atmosphere of innovation, open communication and teamwork where employees can see firsthand how they contrib... Full Description

Aerospace - Chantilly,VA
Required Master's degree in Remote Sensing, Image Science, Astronomy, Physics, Atmospheric Science, Computer Science, Optical or Electrical Engineerin... Full Description

Amazoncom Services - Herndon,VA
. - - The chance to join a world-class engineering team, with outstanding career and growth opportunities and an exciting team-oriented atmosphere. Th... Full Description

Job Openings

Engility - Chantilly,VA
Integrity Applications Incorporated - Chantilly,VA
The Consortium - Bethesda,MD
Perspecta - Bethesda,MD
Surf Search - Bethesda,MD
Novavax - Rockville,MD