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

Geoscientists

excludes hydrologists and geographers

Total
Employment
Location
Quotient
Median
Annual Earnings
National 30,420 1.0 $89,780Explore the national job market for Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

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


Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Houston, TX 10.2
Oklahoma City, OK 4.9
Denver, CO 4.8
New Orleans, LA 3.6
Sacramento, CA 2.3
Metro Area Median Earnings
Houston, TX $131,870
Denver, CO $118,000
New Orleans, LA $117,260
DC Metro Area $115,700
Oklahoma City, OK $113,540

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Bakersfield, CA 3.3
Tulsa, OK 2.8
Santa Rosa, CA 2.5
Baton Rouge, LA 2.3
Albany, NY 1.8
Metro Area Median Earnings
Tulsa, OK $119,890
Bakersfield, CA $119,630
Melbourne, FL $116,480
Greenville, SC $110,080
Fresno, CA $101,940

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

Metro Area Location Quotient
Anchorage, AK 7.9
Gulfport-Biloxi, MS 7.8
Reno, NV 6.8
Lafayette, LA 6.6
College Station, TX 5.1
Metro Area Median Earnings
Salinas, CA $136,200
Lafayette, LA $112,300
Anchorage, AK $106,360
Reno, NV $101,110
Santa Cruz, CA $98,360

National - Job Listings

Department Of The Interior - Sterling,VA
* DutiesHelpDutiesSummaryThe Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) manages the exploration and development of the nation's offshore...... Full Description

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) - Poolesville,MD
Developmental AssignmentCAREER ADVANCEMENT PROGRAM: All Professional Work Category positions advertised at a Pay Band 2 are part of NGA's Career Advan... Full Description

Department Of The Interior - Ashburn,VA
* DutiesHelpDutiesSummaryThe Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) manages the exploration and development of the nation's offshore...... Full Description

Oregon State University - Rockville,MD
National Postdoctoral Association Career Center Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Marine Geology and Geophysics O Assistant/Associate/Full...... Full Description

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) - Chantilly,VA
Developmental AssignmentCAREER ADVANCEMENT PROGRAM: All Professional Work Category positions advertised at a Pay Band 2 are part of NGA's Career Advan... Full Description

Abbtech Professional Resources - Springfield,VA
We are seeking a Physical Scientist. If you're eager to kick off your career and solve real problems in today's world, then this is the opportunity y... Full Description

Burns & McDonnell - Ashburn,VA
**Description**We are seeking a self\ motivated, senior\-level environmental remediation professional\ (Engineer, Geologist, or Scientist\ ), preferab... Full Description

LMI - West Mclean,VA
OverviewThe Senior Climate Risk Management Consultant will work with multiple federal DoD and civilian government clients, using the latest climate sc... Full Description

Oregon State University - Rockville,MD
National Postdoctoral Association Career Center Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Biological Oceanography O Assistant/Associate/Full Professor -..... Full Description

Geological Survey - Reston,VA
Summary.ResponsibilitiesAs the Chief of Staff within the Office of the Director, some of your specific duties will include: Serves as a senior aide to... Full Description



Job Openings

Department Of The Interior - Sterling,VA
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) - Poolesville,MD
Department Of The Interior - Ashburn,VA
Oregon State University - Rockville,MD
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) - Chantilly,VA
Abbtech Professional Resources - Springfield,VA