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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

Leidos - Reston,VA
Description: The Defense and Intelligence Business Unit currently has an opening for a Geophysicist located in Reston, VA. ... BASIC A Bachelors Degre... 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

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

Soil Consultants Engineering - Manassas,VA
Experience in a engineering, geology or construction management will be considered in lieu of laboratory experience.... Full Description

AECOM - Germantown,MD
., cultural resources, natural resources, wetlands) Develop, manage, and deliver business strategy and tactics, high-quality proposals, interdisciplin... Full Description

VirtualVocations.com - Washington,DC
Candidates will be responsible for the following: Evaluating and recommending cleanup options and risk assessment analysis and costs Performing Enviro... 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

ECC - Chantilly,VA
Bachelors or Master Degree in engineering, geology, environmental science, or related discipline.... Full Description

Dewberry - Fairfax,VA
Required Skills & Required Experience Bachelor's degree in environmental science, biology, geology or a related field with 3-5 years of related experi... Full Description

Hillmann Consulting LLC - Alexandria,VA
We are a full service consulting firm offering a comprehensive range of Environmental Health & Occupational Safety, Emergency Management & Disaster Re... Full Description



Job Openings

Leidos - Reston,VA
NetHire - Mc Lean,VA
Langan - Arlington,VA
Soil Consultants Engineering - Manassas,VA
AECOM - Germantown,MD
VirtualVocations.com - Washington,DC