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

Social Science Research Assistants

Annual Earnings
National 30,030 1.0 $43,190Explore the national job market for Social Science Research Assistants

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Social Science Research Assistants ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Tucson, AZ 11.0
DC Metro Area 6.9
Salt Lake City, UT 2.5
NYC Metro Area 2.1
Boston Metro Area 1.9
Metro Area Median Earnings
San Diego, CA $63,160
Boston Metro Area $58,030
Inland Empire, CA $55,360
Rochester, NY $53,970
SF Metro Area $52,350

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Durham, NC 13.3
Augusta, GA 6.2
Little Rock, AR 2.9
Columbia, SC 1.6
Portland, ME 1.5
Metro Area Median Earnings
Little Rock, AR $48,150
Honolulu, HI $47,800
Springfield, MA $46,940
Provo-Orem, UT $46,120
Portland, ME $45,150

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

Metro Area Location Quotient
Lincoln, NE 5.8
Athens, GA 4.9
College Station, TX 4.6
Charleston, WV 3.8
Ann Arbor, MI 3.8
Metro Area Median Earnings
Athens, GA $53,330
Reno, NV $45,290
Lincoln, NE $44,510
Charleston, WV $42,130
Davenport, IA $41,310

National - Job Listings

Washington Regional Transplant Community - Falls Church,VA
Founded in 1987, Washington Regional Transplant Community (WRTC) is the federally designated, non-profit organ procurement organization (OPO) serving ... Full Description

Oracle - Ashburn,VA
This job code is utilized for the majority of our temporary hires. The individual is performing hourly job duties as defined under the Fair Labor Stan... Full Description

The MITRE Corporation - Mc Lean,VA
Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tac... Full Description

Department of Defense - Arlington,VA
OverviewAccepting applicationsOpen & closing datesOpening and closing dates02/25/2021 to 02/28/2021ServiceCompetitivePay scale & gradeNH 4Salary$122,5... Full Description

Frederick National Laboratory - Bethesda,MD
Animal Caretaker IIJob ID: req1405Employee Type: nonexempt full-timeFacility: NIHLocation: NIH Campus 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892 USAThe F... Full Description

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

Institute For Justice - Arlington,VA
The Institute for Justice, the national law firm for liberty, is...... Full Description

Westat - Rockville,MD
Job DescriptionWestat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundati... Full Description

JBS Carriers - Rockville,MD
This Research Assistant III will be a Survey Specialist on the National Agricultural Workers Survey. The National Agricultural Workers Survey intervie... Full Description

CSR, Incorporated - Rockville,MD
Task LeadCSR, IncorporatedArlington, VANorthern Virginia consulting firm specializing in the social and health sciences seeks qualified candidates for... Full Description

Job Openings

Washington Regional Transplant Community - Falls Church,VA
Oracle - Ashburn,VA
The MITRE Corporation - Mc Lean,VA
Department of Defense - Arlington,VA
Frederick National Laboratory - Bethesda,MD
Navy Federal Credit Union - Vienna,VA