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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

George Mason University - Fairfax,VA
" Assistant Professor of Microbiology (Tenure-Track) The George Mason University Department of Biology, within the College of Science (COS), invites a... Full Description

Aerotek - Gaithersburg,MD
(include but are not limited to): Perform environmental monitoring of cleanrooms Perform microbiological assays such as Gram Stain, Endotoxin, Sterili... Full Description

LATITUDE - Rockville,MD
QC MICROBIOLOGY LABORATORY SUPERVISOR. The Microbiology Lab Supervisor will oversee the microbiology function with a focus on a GMP environmental moni... Full Description

Varsity Tutors - Reston,VA
Reston Microbiology Tutor Jobs Varsity Tutors is always looking for bright individuals in Reston who are passionate about mentoring others.... Full Description

Confidential - Silver Spring,MD
Help Help Overview Open & closing dates Opening and closing dates 04/15/2019 to 04/23/2019 Service Competitive Pay scale & grade DB 3 Salary $99,172 t... Full Description

Ivy Exec - Mc Lean,VA
As a member of the Leading Government / Military Company Biotechnology Group, you will provide oversight and contribute to the technical expertise to ... Full Description

Vigene Biosciences - Rockville,MD
The successful candidate is expected to have experience with fed-batch fermentation and basic lab skills in Molecular Biology and Microbiology. ...Bac... Full Description

GAP Solutions - Bethesda,MD
Education - Bachelor's Degree Skills - Biochemistry - DNA Isolation - Laboratory Experience - Clinical Trials - Microsoft Office Provide services as a... Full Description

ATCC - Manassas,VA
Rising 3rd or 4th Year Undergraduate, enrolled in an accredited university and working toward a degree in biology, microbiology, molecular biology, bi... Full Description

Chenega Professional Services - Silver Spring,MD
This individual will provide expertise on pharmacometrics of biological systems, drug delivery, and development of new bioequivalence methodologies an... Full Description

Job Openings

George Mason University - Fairfax,VA
Aerotek - Gaithersburg,MD
LATITUDE - Rockville,MD
Varsity Tutors - Reston,VA
Confidential - Silver Spring,MD
Ivy Exec - Mc Lean,VA