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Hydrologists in Pennsylvania

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6.3% Jobs Projection
20 Job Openings
  • Projected employment for Hydrologists in Pennsylvania is growing faster than average.

How Many Hydrologists Work in Pennsylvania?

There were approximately 140 workers employed as Hydrologists in this state in 2018.

There were 190 Hydrologists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 50 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Hydrologists in PA Employment Trend

The typical state has 100 Hydrologists working in it, which means Pennsylvania has more Hydrologists than average.

Hydrologists in PA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Pennsylvania

Jobs for Hydrologists in this state are growing at a rate of 6.3% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.4%.

Job Projections for Hydrologists: Nation vs. PA

Pennsylvania Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 20 annual Hydrologists job openings in Pennsylvania, and 170 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 700 annual jobs and 7,400 total jobs in 2026.

Top Pennsylvania Metros for Hydrologists

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Hydrologists.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 160 $77,540
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 90 n/a

Top States for Hydrologists Employment

The table below shows the states where most Hydrologists work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 730 $95,290
Colorado 500 $90,300
Washington 380 $85,190
Minnesota 320 $75,780
Texas 310 $73,500
Oregon 290 $78,760
Idaho 290 $44,330
Ohio 240 $79,870
Florida 230 $84,560
Arizona 220 $69,900
Nevada 170 $84,340
North Carolina 170 $62,630
New York 170 $70,570
Montana 170 $72,910
New Mexico 170 $75,510
Wisconsin 150 $61,460
Pennsylvania 140 $0
Massachusetts 100 $55,340
New Hampshire 90 $91,370
New Jersey 90 $109,250

Below are the states where Hydrologists get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New Jersey $109,250
Maryland $100,580
Georgia $100,180
California $95,290
New Hampshire $91,370
Colorado $90,300
Virginia $88,930
Alaska $88,310
Indiana $87,970
Illinois $87,250

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Occupation PA Employment Total
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 2,050
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 1,210

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