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

Environmental Scientists and Specialists

Annual Earnings
National 84,250 1.0 $68,910Explore the national job market for Environmental Scientists and Specialists

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Environmental Scientists and Specialists ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Sacramento, CA 4.8
Raleigh, NC 2.6
SF Metro Area 2.1
Denver, CO 2.0
Seattle-Tacoma, WA 1.8
Metro Area Median Earnings
DC Metro Area $101,380
SF Metro Area $98,200
Houston, TX $87,310
Denver, CO $85,140
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX $84,960

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Santa Rosa, CA 2.3
Honolulu, HI 2.0
Durham, NC 1.9
Albany, NY 1.9
Oxnard, CA 1.8
Metro Area Median Earnings
Durham, NC $87,090
Bakersfield, CA $83,870
Oxnard, CA $82,250
Santa Rosa, CA $78,630
Worcester, MA $75,960

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

Metro Area Location Quotient
Boulder, CO 8.7
Tallahassee, FL 6.6
Trenton, NJ 6.6
Olympia, WA 5.3
Kennewick, WA 3.9
Metro Area Median Earnings
Beaumont, TX $90,040
Kennewick, WA $90,030
Trenton, NJ $86,090
Boulder, CO $84,620
Salinas, CA $82,170

National - Job Listings

Dewberry - Fairfax,VA
Dewberry Consultants LLC Water Resources Engineering Department in Fairfax, Virginia has an immediate opening for wetlands scientists and permitting s... Full Description

JS Held - Washington,DC
J. S.... Full Description

Aurora Flight Sciences - Manassas,VA
Will assists the Facilities Director with various inspections, perform environmental tests, update records and policies. ... Aurora Flight Sciences is... Full Description

AECOM - Germantown,MD
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented EnvironmentalSenior Manager for immediate employment in the Germantown, MD office. ... ., cultur... Full Description

Leidos - Reston,VA
Description:Leidos has an opening for an Environmental Permitting and Compliance Specialist to support the Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives (AC... Full Description

ECC - Chantilly,VA
Environmental Consultants and Contractors, Inc., (ECC) a full-service environmental consulting firm providing environmental services in the metropolit... Full Description

Choice Hotels International - Rockville,MD
Extracting Environmental Insights to Shape Corporate Strategy Apply insights based on understanding of the internal and competitive business environme... Full Description

SCS Engineers - Reston,VA
SCS Engineers is an employee-owned environmental consulting and construction firm that designs and implements sustainable environmental solutions. ...... Full Description

Leidos - Bethesda,MD
Work closely with members of the Navys technical community (including the SOWG, the Office of Naval Intelligence, the Naval Oceanographic Office, the ... Full Description

Enterprise Business Solutions - Falls Church,VA
They also communicate with Program Oversight and Program Execution team members to ensure that the data reported are accurate and appropriately proces... Full Description

Job Openings

Dewberry - Fairfax,VA
JS Held - Washington,DC
Aurora Flight Sciences - Manassas,VA
AECOM - Germantown,MD
Leidos - Reston,VA
ECC - Chantilly,VA