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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas


Annual Earnings
National 19,380 1.0 $101,050Explore the national job market for Economists

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Economists ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
DC Metro Area 21.2
Boston Metro Area 3.4
SF Metro Area 1.6
Hartford, CT 1.5
Sacramento, CA 1.5
Metro Area Median Earnings
LA Metro Area $128,960
Houston, TX $120,350
NYC Metro Area $119,020
DC Metro Area $116,150
SF Metro Area $114,340

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Harrisburg, PA 3.9
Madison, WI 3.6
Little Rock, AR 1.8
Columbia, SC 1.2
Albany, NY 1.2
Metro Area Median Earnings
Bridgeport, CT $172,980
Madison, WI $82,230
Albany, NY $78,410
Lexington, KY $78,210
Des Moines, IA $76,290

Metro areas with populations of 200,000 to 500,000

Metro Area Location Quotient
Lansing, MI 2.7
Trenton, NJ 2.3
Tallahassee, FL 2.1
Ann Arbor, MI 1.7
Metro Area Median Earnings
Ann Arbor, MI $92,760
Trenton, NJ $78,150
Tallahassee, FL $61,620
Lansing, MI $50,730

National - Job Listings

Advantage Resourcing - Washington,DC
Economist - Washington, DC. Title: Economist Duration: 6 Months Location: Washington, DC - 20036 The Opportunity This is an exciting opportunity to le... Full Description

Integrity Applications Incorporated - Fairfax,VA
Economist Location: Fairfax Req #: 2397 Description Integrity Applications Incorporated (IAI) is a software, system engineering, and integration compa... Full Description

AstraZeneca - Gaithersburg,MD
We re currently looking for a Health Economics & Payer Evidence Director (HEPED) to be based in either Cambridge (UK) or Gaithersburg (USA) to join ou... Full Description

ICF International - Fairfax,VA
Our Regulatory, Economics, Environmental & Energy Services (R3E) line of business has over 30 years of experience supporting the design, implementatio... Full Description

Smart Synergies - Mc Lean,VA
Serves as the Project Technical Lead Ensures all aspects of the Agile and supporting teams' efforts result in an extensible solution that effectively ... Full Description

SRI International - Arlington,VA
Department of Commerces National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to establish a Quantum Economic Development Consortium for the emerging ... Full Description

Confidential - Mc Lean,VA
We have a need for a health economist who can assess the big picture and develop actionable strategic solutions.... Full Description

Varsity Tutors - Reston,VA
Reston Economics Tutor Jobs Varsity Tutors has students in Reston looking for Economics tutoring. ... In addition to having knowledge in Economics, cl... Full Description

The Institute for Building Technology and Safety - Ashburn,VA
The Strategic Program Director provides oversight of the Economic Development and Disaster Recovery (EDDR) Divisions Operations; Collaborates across I... Full Description

Whitney, Bradley and Brown - Arlington,VA
Bachelors degree in mathematics, statistics, business, law, engineering, social sciences, physical/applied science or management discipline such as bu... Full Description

Job Openings

Advantage Resourcing - Washington,DC
Integrity Applications Incorporated - Fairfax,VA
AstraZeneca - Gaithersburg,MD
ICF International - Fairfax,VA
Smart Synergies - Mc Lean,VA
SRI International - Arlington,VA