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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

Arlington Public Schools - Arlington,VA
JOB STATUS: OPEN POSTING DATE: 10/30/2018 CLOSING DATE: 12/10/2018 POSTING NUMBER: T19/20-04 LOCATION: To Be Determined TITLE: Chemistry -- By Invitat... Full Description

Apex Life Sciences - Gaithersburg,MD
Entry Level Polymer Chemist (Synthesis, Colloidal Science, Material Science). If you are looking for an opportunity at an innovative company in the bi... Full Description

Varsity Tutors - Reston,VA
Reston Chemistry Tutor JobsVarsity Tutors has students in Reston looking for Chemistry tutoring. ... In addition to having knowledge in Chemistry, cli... Full Description

BASIS Independent Schools - McLean,VA
BASIS Independent McLean is seeking qualified candidates for a Chemistry Teacher!.... Full Description

Marymount University - Arlington,VA
Qualified applicants will be contacted as a teaching need arises.Marymount University seeks qualified individuals to teach Organic Chemistry lectures ... Full Description

Superprof - Leesburg,VA
Superprof, the US' #1 tutoring network, are offering you the chance to become a private chemistry tutor and start tutor jobs at a time and price that ... Full Description

NIH NCATS - Rockville,MD
The ideal candidate will be an internationally-recognized and highly accomplished researcher in data science, clinical informatics, bioinformatics, co... Full Description

American Society for Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (ASBMB) - Rockville,MD
The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) is a nonprofit scientific organization, founded in 1906, whose mission is to advan... Full Description

Jacobs - Manassas,VA
**Facilities Chemical Process Engineer** **Description** Support design and engineering of some of the most influential semiconductor manufacturer fac... Full Description

George Mason University - Fairfax,VA
Responsibilities:Teaching duties will include undergraduate and graduate level courses in biochemistry, which may include biochemistry laboratory, enz... Full Description

Job Openings

Arlington Public Schools - Arlington,VA
Apex Life Sciences - Gaithersburg,MD
Varsity Tutors - Reston,VA
BASIS Independent Schools - McLean,VA
Marymount University - Arlington,VA
Superprof - Leesburg,VA