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Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for:
Biochemists and Biophysicists

Listed below are metro areas sorted by the total number of people employed in Biochemists and Biophysicists jobs , as of 2015

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

     
Metro Area (Arkansas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Conway 60 $67,830
North Little Rock 60 $67,830
Little Rock 60 $67,830
     
Metro Area (California) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
San Francisco 2160 $110,490
Oakland 2160 $110,490
Hayward 2160 $110,490
Carlsbad 1240 $86,040
San Diego 1240 $86,040
Anaheim 730 $96,270
Long Beach 730 $96,270
Los Angeles 730 $96,270
Sunnyvale 530 $107,950
Santa Clara 530 $107,950
San Jose 530 $107,950
Arden 240 $56,930
Arcade 240 $56,930
Sacramento 240 $56,930
Roseville 240 $56,930
     
Metro Area (Colorado) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Boulder 300 $57,560
Lakewood 150 $81,270
Aurora 150 $81,270
Denver 150 $81,270
Fort Collins 30 $54,320
     
Metro Area (Florida) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
West Palm Beach 250 $99,850
Miami 250 $99,850
Fort Lauderdale 250 $99,850
Clearwater 150 $62,980
St. Petersburg 150 $62,980
Tampa 150 $62,980
Gainesville 80 $53,380
Cape Coral N/A $58,260
Fort Myers N/A $58,260
     
Metro Area (Georgia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Athens 190 $50,640
Clarke County 190 $50,640
Roswell N/A $48,650
Atlanta N/A $48,650
Sandy Springs N/A $48,650
     
Metro Area (Indiana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anderson 630 $94,770
Carmel 630 $94,770
Indianapolis 630 $94,770
     
Metro Area (Iowa) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Ames 30 $63,560
     
Metro Area (Maryland) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Towson 630 $74,840
Columbia 630 $74,840
Baltimore 630 $74,840
     
Metro Area (Michigan) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Lansing 130 $47,720
East Lansing 130 $47,720
Ann Arbor 30 $63,880
Dearborn N/A $70,760
Warren N/A $70,760
Detroit N/A $70,760
Portage N/A $96,760
Kalamazoo N/A $96,760
     
Metro Area (Nebraska) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Lincoln 30 $48,740
     
Metro Area (New Jersey) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Atlantic City N/A $101,920
Hammonton N/A $101,920
Trenton N/A $119,320
     
Metro Area (New York) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Troy 340 $58,950
Schenectady 340 $58,950
Albany 340 $58,950
Ithaca 100 $71,330
Rochester 60 $87,470
Niagara Falls N/A $59,160
Cheektowaga N/A $59,160
Buffalo N/A $59,160
     
Metro Area (North Carolina) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Raleigh 390 $80,990
Chapel Hill 350 $93,300
Durham 350 $93,300
     
Metro Area (Pennsylvania) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Pittsburgh N/A $82,280
     
Metro Area (Tennessee) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Franklin 210 $47,140
Murfreesboro 210 $47,140
Davidson 210 $47,140
Nashville 210 $47,140
     
Metro Area (Texas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Sugar Land 320 $59,750
Houston 320 $59,750
The Woodlands 320 $59,750
Austin 280 $76,710
Round Rock 280 $76,710
Arlington 80 $98,340
Dallas 80 $98,340
Fort Worth 80 $98,340
     
Metro Area (Utah) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Salt Lake City 200 N/A
     
Metro Area (Virginia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Richmond 150 $71,820
Charlottesville 120 $82,240
     
Metro Area (Washington) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Bellevue 330 $82,800
Tacoma 330 $82,800
Seattle 330 $82,800
     
Metro Area (Wisconsin) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Madison 460 $59,370
West Allis N/A $79,790
Milwaukee N/A $79,790
Waukesha N/A $79,790

Career Stories (Job Profiles) for Biochemists and Biophysicists

To find out more about building a career as Biochemists And Biophysicists, we spoke with professionals in the field across a variety of specialties. Learn about their experiences on the job, the steps they took to complete their education, and what it takes to excel in this industry. Click the link to see a story.

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Most Popular Industries for :
Biochemists and Biophysicists

Industries representing at least 1% of total jobs for the occupation.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Industry Jobs Percent Annual Median Salary
Professional And Technical Services 11,030 51% $85,370
Chemicals 7,220 33% $87,700
Education 1,510 6% $47,100
Electronics And Computer 620 2% $86,810
Hospital 450 2% $86,380
Non-durable Goods Wholesale 360 1% $86,110
Medical Office 260 1% $84,650
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