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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

Elgen Staffing - Springfield,VA
Our client, a full-service environmental and petroleum service and construction company with established accounts across Maryland, Virginia, and Washi... Full Description

Confidential - Chantilly,VA
Environment Mid-level Environmental Scientist USA - Virginia Chantilly AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and motivated Mid-level Environment... Full Description

Confidential - Silver Spring,MD
Help Help Open & closing dates Opening and closing dates05/16/2018 to 05/29/2018 Salary $134,789 to $164,200 per year Pay scale & grade ZP 5 Work sche... Full Description

University of Maryland University College - Fort Myer,VA
Topics include infections, cancer, heart disease, lung disease, diabetes, stroke, malnutrition, poisoning by environmental toxins, stress, inflammatio... Full Description

George Mason University - Fairfax,VA
The George Mason University, Department of Environmental Science and Policy (ESP) is seeking an enthusiastic and energetic individual for a Tenure-Tra... Full Description

Kaiser Permanente - Rockville,MD
DescriptionLeads and Manages the Workplace Safety (WPS), Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S), Business Continuity (BC) and Emergency Management (EM... Full Description

Leidos - Reston,VA
Description:ESH&Q Manager, DOE Savannah River, South Carolina The ESH&Q Manager will advise and assist the Program Manager in the assessment, developm... Full Description

Eastern Research Group, Inc (ERG) - Chantilly,VA
Do you want to be part of an Agile team designing and building software and web solutions to support environmental organizations? ... Join ERG's team ... Full Description

Langan - Arlington,VA
Work for an Industry Leader Outstanding Opportunities Challenging Projects Dynamic Work Environment Langan is an award-winning ENR Top 500 Design Firm... Full Description

Noblis - Reston,VA
As a key technical member on a team, this role entails leading scientific research and development efforts involving materials science and engineering... Full Description

Job Openings

Elgen Staffing - Springfield,VA
Confidential - Chantilly,VA
Confidential - Silver Spring,MD
University of Maryland University College - Fort Myer,VA
George Mason University - Fairfax,VA
Kaiser Permanente - Rockville,MD