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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

George Mason University - Fairfax,VA
Web Announcement :Assistant Professor of Organic Chemistry The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at George Mason University, within the College o... Full Description

Aerotek - Gaithersburg,MD
The Senior Chemist / Principal Chemist will be responsible for the next generation of gel / polymer film development - including formulation developme... Full Description

Yoh - Rockville,MD
Active participation in effective troubleshooting of equipment and processing issues Ensuring all processing equipment and materials necessary are ade... Full Description

Chesterfield County Public Schools - Ashburn,VA
Please note this is a "continuous recruit position" to build an applicant pool for all schools. As positions are available, all qualified applicants w... Full Description

TTM Technologies - Sterling,VA
An operator can perform some lab analysis; make most chemical additions and bath make-ups, in addition to accurate up-to-date record keeping. Duties a... Full Description

National Carwash Solutions - Ashburn,VA
The Chemical Delivery Specialist is responsible for the delivery of NCS chemicals to customer job sites. ... Responsible for maintaining a safe drivin... Full Description

Ideal Innovations - Dulles,VA
Duties: * Receive and inventory evidence * Analyze controlled substances including but limited to marijuana, cocaine, heroin, fentanyl and amphetamine... Full Description

US Pharmacopeia - Rockville,MD
The (Senior) Director, Science, Chemical Medicines is a key people leadership role within the Chemical Medicines Program Unit of the Science Division.... Full Description

C&W Services - Reston,VA
Record and monitor readings on boilers and pumps, including chemical make up.... Full Description

Confidential - Germantown,MD
Help Help Open & closing dates Opening and closing dates10/11/2018 to 10/17/2018 Service Competitive Pay scale & grade GS 15 Salary $134,789 to $164,2... Full Description

Job Openings

George Mason University - Fairfax,VA
Aerotek - Gaithersburg,MD
Yoh - Rockville,MD
Chesterfield County Public Schools - Ashburn,VA
TTM Technologies - Sterling,VA
National Carwash Solutions - Ashburn,VA