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

Political Scientists

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
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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

National - Job Listings

National Geospatial Agency - Springfield,VA
ASSIGNMENT DESCRIPTION: R&D Scientists apply the scientific method in one or more disciplines (e.g., Photogrammetry, Geodesy, Computer Science, Mathem... Full Description

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) - Poolesville,MD
20180639 R&D Scientist Pay Band 03/04 Agency NGA JET Job Family Other Location Springfield, VA Job ID 30000659 Add to My Favorite Jobs Favorite Job Fu... Full Description

Conservation International - Arlington,VA
Through science, policy, and partnerships, CI is helping build a healthier, more prosperous and more productive planet. ... Blending innovative scien... Full Description

Thermo Fisher Scientific - Rockville,MD
We provide customized end-to-end chain of custody solutions for our large pharmaceutical clients and partners in academia and government, ensuring the... Full Description

Amazon - Herndon,VA
BASIC Bachelors degree in Computer Science or an Engineering discipline 7 plus years experience running services on Linux 5 plus years systems enginee... Full Description

General Dynamics Information Technology - Silver Spring,MD
Science background and IT knowledge and experience in maintaining compliance with information technology policies, laboratory policies in CAP, CLIP, C... Full Description

FTI Consulting - Washington,DC
As a Managing Director in the Healthcare & Life Sciences sector in Washington, DC, you will provide senior-level counsel and assist clients in develop... Full Description

Scientific Research - Alexandria,VA
Scientific Research Corporation is an advanced information technology engineering company that provides innovative products and services to government... Full Description

DDL OMNI Engineering - Bethesda,MD
We provide systems and structural engineering, information technology, planning and training, wargaming, integrated logistics support and test and eva... Full Description

USA Government - Herndon,VA
Individuals who have delinquent account balances from a previous Government charge card will be required to satisfy their existing obligation before a... Full Description

Job Openings

National Geospatial Agency - Springfield,VA
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) - Poolesville,MD
Conservation International - Arlington,VA
Thermo Fisher Scientific - Rockville,MD
Amazon - Herndon,VA
General Dynamics Information Technology - Silver Spring,MD