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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

Arlington County (Virginia) Government - Arlington,VA
ECONOMIC INDEPENDENCE & ASSISTANCE DIVISION CHIEF Salary: $99,153.60 - $186,118.40 Annually Job Type: Full-Time Location: 2100 Washington Blvd., Arlin... Full Description

UnitedHealth Group - Falls Church,VA
Primary Design and conduct studies that require advance empirical methods or mixed quantitative and qualitative evaluation methods Supervise research ... Full Description

Princeton Information - Washington,DC
Required: Masters or Ph.D. in economics, statistics, or other quantitative fields. Graduate school level courses, training or research must have inclu... Full Description

AstraZeneca - Gaithersburg,MD
The Director, Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) role sits within the Evidence Generation function of the United States (US) Medical Affair... Full Description

ICF International - Fairfax,VA
ICF is looking for an Environmental Economist/Policy Analyst with strong quantitative and writing skills to join our teams in Fairfax, VA and Cambridg... Full Description

AstraZeneca - Gaithersburg,MD
Health Economics & Payer Evidence DirectorLocation: Gaithersburg, USA or Cambridge, UKSalary: Competitive with excellent benefits.At AstraZeneca every... Full Description

Choice Hotels International - Rockville,MD
Bachelor's degree in Business, Economics, Finance, Hospitality Management, Real Estate, or related field required.... Full Description

Marsh & McLennan Companies - Washington,DC
Our Firm NERA Economic Consulting is a global economic consulting firm that applies economic, finance, and quantitative principles to solve complex bu... Full Description

Confidential - Gaithersburg,MD
Director, Health Economics and Outcomes Research Job Location(s)US-MD-Gaithersburg | US-NC-Raleigh-Durham | US-PA-Philadelphia | US-MA-Boston | US-IN-... Full Description

Medimmune - Gaithersburg,MD
Health Economics & Payer Evidence Manager. ... We re currently looking for a Health Economics & Payer Evidence Manager (HEPEM) to be based in either C... Full Description

Job Openings

Arlington County (Virginia) Government - Arlington,VA
UnitedHealth Group - Falls Church,VA
Princeton Information - Washington,DC
AstraZeneca - Gaithersburg,MD
ICF International - Fairfax,VA
AstraZeneca - Gaithersburg,MD