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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

Orlans PC - Leesburg,VA
Analyze existing and new legislation and regulations; anticipate future legislation and regulations; advise executive management team and clients on r... Full Description

Fairfax County Government - Fairfax,VA
Monitors Virginia's legislative changes which impact jury trial management, and/or the compilation of and custodianship of, the trial record.... Full Description

BAE Systems - Arlington,VA
Specific include the drafting and negotiation of indirect procurements and category procurements company-wide, internal legal review of large procurem... Full Description

comScore - Reston,VA
In partnership with the General Counsel & Deputy General Counsel, this person will be the primary individual revising and enhancing privacy and compli... Full Description

IBM - Herndon,VA
The Public Service Sector consulting practice is a trusted advisor to federal, state and local governments, partnering to meet challenges and respondi... Full Description

JobLeads - Reston,VA
., * Representing the company in all aspects of client procurements, including but not limited to: contract and performance reviews, negotiations, bid... Full Description

Cls Strategies - Washington,DC
CLS also has a substantial public affairs practice, helping clients manage communications in connection with regulatory and legislative challenges bot... Full Description

USA Government - Alexandria,VA
The Ethics in Government Act of 1978, as amended, requires senior officials in the executive, legislative and judicial branches to file public reports... Full Description

ICF International - Fairfax,VA
. * Solid familiarity of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations (DFAR), related federal and state legislati... Full Description

QTI Group - Washington,DC
The PAC Accounting & Compliance Manager is responsible for managing all accounting functions for Credit Union Legislative Action Council (CULAC), CUNA... Full Description

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