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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

National Geospatial Agency - Springfield,VA
Such coursework includes, but is not limited to, Astronomy, Cartography, Chemistry, Computer Science, Dynamics, Electrical Engineering, Geodesy, Geogr... Full Description

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) - Poolesville,MD
Such coursework includes, but is not limited to, Astronomy, Cartography, Chemistry, Computer Science, Dynamics, Electrical Engineering, Geodesy, Geogr... Full Description

Apex Companies - Fairfax,VA
APEX is searching for a Scientist Mid Level Geologist to join our Team!. ... APEX is searching for a Scientist Mid Level Geologist to join our Team in... Full Description

Langan - Arlington,VA
Langan has an opening for an Environmental Engineer or Geologist with 5 to 10 years of related environmental experience in our Arlington, VA office. .... Full Description

NetHire - Mc Lean,VA
We currently have a contract available for a Field Engineer/Field Geologist & Quality Control Technician in Columbia, Virginia. ... Working with site ... Full Description

AECOM - Arlington,VA
Job SummaryAECOM is actively seeking an experienced, creative, highly talented Scientist I, Geology for immediate employment in the Arlington, VA offi... Full Description

HII-TSD Camber Corporation - Chantilly,VA
Duties and (to include but not be limited to the following): Provide operational analysis of the B-Kit data Near-surface characterization and modeling... Full Description

USA Government - Herndon,VA
Geological Survey (USGS) and Department of the Interior (DOI) management and gives briefings as required to USGS, DOI and other senior managers and of... Full Description

Department of Defense - Springfield,VA
Education: Bachelor's degree in Geodesy, Mathematics, Physical Science, or a related discipline that includes at least 30 semester (45 quarter) hours ... Full Description

SAIC - Chantilly,VA
Work elements will include: Supporting research and analysis of ocean and geologic parameters and ocean industry activity for regional and specific si... Full Description



Job Openings

National Geospatial Agency - Springfield,VA
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) - Poolesville,MD
Apex Companies - Fairfax,VA
Langan - Arlington,VA
NetHire - Mc Lean,VA
AECOM - Arlington,VA