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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

SAIC Corporation - Arlington,VA
Description SAIC is seeking a Legislative Analyst to perform studies and analyses and provide support on-site in the Pentagon. The candidate will sup... Full Description

Pacific Legal Foundation - Arlington,VA
Legal Policy Coordinator You: A government affairs professional seeking to use the levers of government to promote liberty and dismantle policies that... Full Description

SAIC - Arlington,VA
Job ID: 212719 *Location: * ARLINGTON , VA , US *Date Posted: *2021-03-01*Category: *Defense/Intel*Subcategory: *Policy Analyst*Schedule: *Full-time*S... Full Description

General Dynamics - Ashburn,VA
Responsibilities for this PositionLocation: USA VA McLean|USA MD BethesdaFull Part/Time: Full timeJob Req: RQ72992...... Full Description

K12 Services - Herndon,VA
Meet Stride Success Stories Responsibility and Inclusion Over 20 years ago, Stride was founded to provide personalized learning powered by technology.... Full Description

VirtualVocations - Germantown,MD
An enterprise content management and collaboration platform technology company needs applicants for an opening for a Remote Compliance Manager. Core R... Full Description

Navy Federal Credit Union - Merrifield,VA
YOUR LIFE'S MISSION: POSSIBLE You have goals, dreams, hobbies and things you re passionate about.What s Important to You Is Important to UsWe re looki... Full Description

National Caucus of Environmental Legislators - Washington,DC
Position: Waste and Energy Justice ConsultantHours: Part-time, 20-25 Hours/WeekDuration: 6 monthsLocation: RemoteApplication Deadline: March 14, 2021S... Full Description

Manhattan Strategy Group - Bethesda,MD
Job SummaryManhattan Strategy Group (MSG) provides management consulting services across the federal government in the areas of 1) Technical Assistanc... Full Description

SAIC Corporation - Arlington,VA
Description SAIC is seeking a Legislative Analyst to perform studies and analyses and provide support on-site in the Pentagon. The candidate...... Full Description

Job Openings

SAIC Corporation - Arlington,VA
Pacific Legal Foundation - Arlington,VA
SAIC - Arlington,VA
General Dynamics - Ashburn,VA
K12 Services - Herndon,VA
VirtualVocations - Germantown,MD