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Career information and college search tools for microbiologists and those interested in pursuing careers in related fields.

Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for
Microbiologists

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

   
Metro AreaTotal EmploymentAnnual Mean Salary
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward1,270$102,450
San Diego-Carlsbad1,220$91,580
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim1,060$77,220
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell590$86,540
Austin-Round Rock390$47,030
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood260$68,390
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson250$86,760
Madison220$59,770
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue200$71,060
San Juan-Carolina-Caguas190$51,070

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Total employment and salary for professions similar to microbiologists

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

Most Popular Industries for
Microbiologists

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

IndustryTotal EmploymentPercentAnnual Median Salary
Professional And Technical Services4,74030%$67,830
Government4,41028%$69,370
Chemicals3,46022%$64,230
Education1,1807%$46,430
Medical Office6504%$60,840
Hospital4302%$63,960
Business Management2501%$77,220
Office Services And Staffing1801%$52,040
Miscellaneous Manufacturing1601%$57,070
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