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Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for
Geoscientists

Listed below are the 10 largest metro areas based on the total number of people employed in Geoscientists jobs , as of 2016

     
Metro Area Total Employment Annual Mean Salary
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land 6,470 $151,940
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood 1,480 $127,010
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim 1,230 $77,840
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue 820 $84,890
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington 660 $117,610
Oklahoma City 640 $122,090
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward 620 $100,170
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade 440 $92,540
San Diego-Carlsbad 440 $92,720
New Orleans-Metairie 440 $133,490

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Source : 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Most Popular Industries for
Geoscientists

These industries represent at least 1% of the total number of people employed in this occupation.

Industry Total Employment Percent Annual Median Salary
Professional And Technical Services 14,200 46% $66,310
Oil And Gas 5,810 18% $127,560
Government 5,220 17% $72,890
Mining Services 1,830 5% $86,280
Education 1,290 4% $66,560
Business Management 740 2% $127,120
Oil And Coal Products 570 1% $110,140
Mining 350 1% $74,060
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