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


Annual Earnings
National 53,670 1.0 $23,470Explore the national job market for Legislators

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

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

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Rochester, NY 2.9
Cleveland, OH 2.0
Birmingham, AL 1.8
Buffalo, NY 1.8
St. Louis, MO 1.5
Metro Area Median Earnings
Sacramento, CA $98,050
Buffalo, NY $90,300
Rochester, NY $89,810
NYC Metro Area $63,380
LA Metro Area $63,270

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Des Moines, IA 5.6
Albany, NY 4.7
Syracuse, NY 3.3
Boise, ID 2.1
Springfield, MA 1.6
Metro Area Median Earnings
Des Moines, IA $111,710
Syracuse, NY $91,730
Albany, NY $91,710
Spokane, WA $91,280
Fresno, CA $71,330

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

Metro Area Location Quotient
Utica, NY 5.9
Springfield, IL 5.8
Binghamton, NY 4.6
Olympia, WA 3.9
Fort Smith, AR 2.5
Metro Area Median Earnings
Boulder, CO $99,050
Kennewick, WA $93,890
Binghamton, NY $90,390
Utica, NY $90,250
Springfield, IL $68,670

National - Job Listings

National Rifle Association - Fairfax,VA
LOCATION: NRA Headquarters; onsite, no telework Responsible for researching and cataloging scientific, scholarly, and legal materials concerning hunti... Full Description

Capital One - Dunn Loring,VA
Provides timely, accurate and cost-effective legal advice on a wide array of federal bank regulatory statutes and regulations, including the Bank Hold... Full Description

Department of Defense - Springfield,VA
Military, Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, or other U.S. government agencies.3) Prior experience or demonstrated interest in one or more... Full Description

Montgomery College - Rockville,MD
., with some flexibility. is located in Central Services in Rockville, MD.Job DescriptionDuties include but are not limited to: Facilitate compliance ... Full Description

Department of the Army - Arlington,VA
Help Help Open & closing dates Opening and closing dates05/22/2018 to 06/04/2018 Salary $134,789 to $164,200 per year Pay scale & grade GS 15 Work sch... Full Description

Technology Ventures - McLean,VA
BA/BS or appropriate university degree Financial Services Procurement experiences Broad-based experience in supply chain, procurement, contracts, proj... Full Description

US Government Other Agencies and Independent Organizations - Arlington,VA
Primary of the entail providing legal advice and services in the areas of employment and labor law, contracting and procurement law, federal appropria... Full Description

AARP - Washington,DC
.); To a limited extent, assists AARP in federal and state legislative and regulatory advocacy.... Full Description

sunrise systems - Gaithersburg,MD
Experience: 5 or more years of contract experience Must be a self-starter and action oriented Demonstrated knowledge of procure to pay process and exp... Full Description

Amdex Corporation - Rockville,MD
. * Identify legislation, regulations and policies regarding privacy andpersonally identifiable information (PII) and analyze the effects of these law... Full Description

Job Openings

National Rifle Association - Fairfax,VA
Capital One - Dunn Loring,VA
Department of Defense - Springfield,VA
Montgomery College - Rockville,MD
Department of the Army - Arlington,VA
Technology Ventures - McLean,VA