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More Virginia Economy Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
Fairfax
Doctorate
35,984
Blacksburg
Doctorate
34,440
Richmond
Doctorate
30,675
Norfolk
Doctorate
24,375
Charlottesville
Doctorate
24,360
Harrisonburg
Doctorate
21,836
Radford
Doctorate
9,418
Williamsburg
Doctorate
8,740
Arlington
Masters
5,894
Newport News
Masters
5,081
Farmville
Masters
5,074
Fredericksburg
Masters
4,808
Petersburg
Doctorate
4,713
Hampton
Doctorate
4,618
University of Richmond
Doctorate
4,023
Winchester
Doctorate
3,844
Arlington
Doctorate
3,375
Lynchburg
Doctorate
2,810
Lexington
Doctorate
2,220
Salem
Bachelors
2,035
Bridgewater
Masters
1,889
Lexington
Bachelors
1,722
Staunton
Doctorate
1,654
Harrisonburg
Doctorate
1,530
Ashland
Bachelors
1,453
Emory
Doctorate
1,226
Hampden-Sydney
Bachelors
1,046
Roanoke
Masters
790
Lynchburg
Masters
684
Sweet Briar
Masters
323

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Economists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Economists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Economists relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Richmond70 $102,770

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