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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

Covance - Chantilly,VA
Job Overview:We have an exciting opportunity for a Method Development Staff Scientist to join our team in Chantilly, VA.... Full Description

Medical Science & Computing (MSC) - Bethesda,MD
Medical Science & Computing (MSC) is an exciting growth oriented company, dedicated to providing mission critical scientific and technical services to... Full Description

Simco Electronics - Arlington,VA
Position OverviewThe Calibration Technician C will apply knowledge of measurement science, mathematics, physics, and electronics to calibrate inspecti... Full Description

Pharmaron - Germantown,MD
We are looking for a Laboratory Technician to work on a full-time basis in our Germantown, MD facility. This position is responsible for carrying out ... Full Description

Validation Associates, LLC - Herndon,VA
MULTIPLE POSITIONS, WITH OUR CLIENTS NATIONWIDEWe are actively looking for fresh talent: Chemical Engineers/Bio-Medical Engineers/Lab Validation Engin... Full Description

Kamis - Gaithersburg,MD
Senior Data Scientist/Bioinformatician (pharma/biotech) Consulting positon working full time in Gaithersburg, MD. Position currently listed through e... Full Description

A2LA - Frederick,MD
Organization OverviewA2LA is a non-profit, public service membership organization offering compliance and accreditation services to organizations all ... Full Description

Statistics Collaborative - Arlington,VA
Statistics Collaborative, Inc. ( is a small, biostatistics consulting firm partnering in medical research. We are located in downto... Full Description

Trispyrian Resources - Gaithersburg,MD
Trispyrian's client, a global leader in the Biotechnology industry is seeking a long-term onsite service provider (OSP) to work onsite at its US Corpo... Full Description

Emergent BioSolutions - Gaithersburg,MD
Those who join Emergent BioSolutions feel a sense of ownership about their future. You will excel in an environment characterized by respect, innovati... Full Description

Job Openings

Covance - Chantilly,VA
Medical Science & Computing (MSC) - Bethesda,MD
Simco Electronics - Arlington,VA
Pharmaron - Germantown,MD
Validation Associates, LLC - Herndon,VA
Kamis - Gaithersburg,MD