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

Political Scientists

Total
Employment
Location
Quotient
Median
Annual Earnings
National 6,350 1.0 $114,290Explore the national job market for Political Scientists

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

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


Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
DC Metro Area 32.9
Hampton Roads, VA 1.7
Phoenix, AZ 1.5
LA Metro Area 1.5
Seattle-Tacoma, WA 1.0
Metro Area Median Earnings
LA Metro Area $131,730
DC Metro Area $121,160
NYC Metro Area $120,850
Hampton Roads, VA $117,490
Phoenix, AZ $95,050

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