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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

Integrity Applications Incorporated - Chantilly,VA
Space Scientist / Atmospheric Scientist Location: Chantilly Req #: 2510 Description Integrity Applications Incorporated (IAI) is a software, system en... 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
Senior Scientist - Biopharmaceutical Rapidly growing CRO - contract research organization, seeks a Senior Scientist with ligand binding assay experien... Full Description

National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases(NIAID) - Bethesda,MD
Posted February 11 2019 Discipline Life Sciences, Biology, Immunology, Physical Sciences, Health Sciences, Drug Development, Healthcare, Public Health... Full Description

Capital Markets Placement - Arlington,VA
That's why employees who thrive in this kind of collaborative atmosphere feel so much at home in our work environment. ... You don't have to be a rock... Full Description

BAE Systems - Arlington,VA
The Chief Scientist for the Networked Signal Processing (NSP) Technical Area within the Sensor Processing and Exploitation (SPX) Product Line will pro... Full Description

Trusted Knowledge Options - Springfield,VA
Data Scientist - (Active TS/SCI + CI Polygraph Required). ... TKO has a clear mission, to combine the drive of talented individuals with the expertise... Full Description

George Mason University - Fairfax,VA
Information Department Atmospheric, Oceanic and Earth Sciences (AOES) Alternate Department Description Criminal Background Check Standard Background C... Full Description

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

ICF International - Washington,DC
Master s Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience in Environmental or other Earth Sciences, Sustainability Management, Engineering... Full Description

Job Openings

Integrity Applications Incorporated - Chantilly,VA
Perspecta - Bethesda,MD
Surf Search - Bethesda,MD
National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases(NIAID) - Bethesda,MD
Capital Markets Placement - Arlington,VA
BAE Systems - Arlington,VA