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


Annual Earnings
National 21,670 1.0 $66,850Explore the national job market for Microbiologists

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

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

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
San Diego, CA 5.7
DC Metro Area 4.0
SF Metro Area 3.7
Austin, TX 2.6
Boston Metro Area 2.1
Metro Area Median Earnings
DC Metro Area $94,860
SF Metro Area $93,930
San Jose, CA $88,560
Atlanta, GA $88,300
Baltimore, MD $79,910

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Worcester, MA 6.1
Madison, WI 3.8
Durham, NC 3.0
Knoxville, TN 2.0
Harrisburg, PA 1.3
Metro Area Median Earnings
Durham, NC $72,580
Omaha, NE $66,720
Harrisburg, PA $62,660
Worcester, MA $60,830
Honolulu, HI $58,560

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

Metro Area Location Quotient
Athens, GA 9.9
Charlottesville, VA 6.1
Lansing, MI 4.4
Vallejo, CA 3.5
College Station, TX 3.3
Metro Area Median Earnings
Vallejo, CA $124,700
Charlottesville, VA $105,210
Trenton, NJ $97,500
Boulder, CO $87,720
Athens, GA $80,550

National - Job Listings

Virginia Hospital Center - Arlington,VA
Responsible for the accurate and efficient performance of the clinical department on all shifts. Responsible for supervising personnel and ensuring th... Full Description

Varsity Tutors - Bethesda,MD
Bethesda Microbiology Tutor JobsVarsity Tutors is always looking for bright individuals in Bethesda who are passionate about mentoring others.... Full Description

Kite Pharma - Gaithersburg,MD
We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join us as an Associate, Quality Control Microbiology to work with the Quality Control team in our new... Full Description

Leidos - Reston,VA
KEY ROLES/ Reporting to the QC Microbiology Associate Director, the QC Microbiology Analyst will: Perform microbial analysis of water and compressed g... Full Description

HJF - Bethesda,MD
The incumbent will perform specialized tests and procedures in the field of clinical microbiology and immunology for studies of autoimmunity in terms ... Full Description

JobLeads - Sterling,VA
Our clients include market leaders and venture capital-backed startups in industries such as: medical device,biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, enterpris... Full Description

Northern Virginia Community College - Manassas,VA
Information Basic Function The Biology department of Manassas campus of Northern Virginia Community College is establishing a pool of candidates for G... Full Description

TestAmerica Laboratories - Fairfax,VA
BA/BS or Masters in Microbiology, Plant Biology, Biology, or any other life science.... Full Description

Wsp-parsons Brinckerhoff - Herndon,VA
. + Thorough understanding of surface water and groundwater geochemistry and microbiology as they relate to in-situ remediation. + Industrial and sani... Full Description

MSC LLC - Bethesda,MD
Review and research the proper handling and methods of utilization for different biological and chemical materials in regular use in the laboratory. .... Full Description

Job Openings

Virginia Hospital Center - Arlington,VA
Varsity Tutors - Bethesda,MD
Kite Pharma - Gaithersburg,MD
Leidos - Reston,VA
HJF - Bethesda,MD
JobLeads - Sterling,VA