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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

Altria - Merrifield,VA
We will utilize your specialized scientific knowledge including organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, mass spectral interpretation, and NMR to eluc... Full Description

Leidos - Chantilly,VA
he Intelligence Group at Employer is currently seeking a Senior Scientist/Chemist for an Intelligence Community customer. ...The preferred candidate w... Full Description

BLH Technologies - Rockville,MD
Candidates must have experience supporting a chemical database that includes chemical structures and related identifiers such as the International Che... Full Description

Apex Systems - Gaithersburg,MD
Polymer Chemist (Synthesis, Colloidal Science, Material Science). If you are looking for an opportunity at an innovative company in the biochemistry i... Full Description

Ivy Exec - Chantilly,VA
The Intelligence Group at Science And Technology Solutions Leader is currently seeking a Senior Scientist/Chemist for an Intelligence Community custom... Full Description

National Older Worker Career Center - Arlington,VA
Chemist SupportID:SVA-177Location:ArlingtonProgram:SEE Wage/Hr:$12.72Hours/Week:40Minimum Age:55 BA/BS Degree in Chemistry OR Minimum of 10 year(s) of... Full Description

Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research - Bethesda,MD
BASIC Possession of a Bachelor's degree in Data/Computer Science, biology, chemistry or a related field from an accredited college or university accor... Full Description

Virginia Government - Centreville,VA
Working Title Analytical Chemist Technician Role Title Job Open Date 02/28/2019 Job Close Date Jobs close at 11:59pm EST/EDT. ...Bilingual/Multilingua... Full Description

LMI - Arlington,VA
Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Modernization Analyst Level 3 (USAF Pentagon) Job Locations US-VA-Arlington Posted Date 3 days ago(6/10... Full Description

Micron - Manassas,VA
BS in Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, or Physics is preferred; however, other engineering disciplines may be considered.... Full Description

Job Openings

Altria - Merrifield,VA
Leidos - Chantilly,VA
BLH Technologies - Rockville,MD
Apex Systems - Gaithersburg,MD
Ivy Exec - Chantilly,VA
National Older Worker Career Center - Arlington,VA