Answer for "What kind of jobs are in Bethesda MD?"

Rachel Stoltzfus real estate agent
  Iron Valley Real Estate of Lancaster

Bethesda is a small city located in Montgomery County, with a population of about 60,000 people. The city is just a stone’s throw away from the capital city of the US, Washington DC and this has impacted the growth of Bethesda in many areas. In spite of its size the city of Bethesda MD really gives residents an urban feel but not so crowded with intense traffic.

On the other hand, the beautiful downtown area is lined up with coffee shops, restaurants, and parks, where residents spend most of their time. Everything is easily accessible and within walking distance, so you get some of your favorite attractions and entertainment venues along with some of the best places to eat in Bethesda MD, just a short distance from each other.

However, living in Bethesda MD is quite expensive compared to other areas, but most would argue that the high household income makes up for the difference. Having a high income means that the area has a prosperous job market and most people are in the six-figure income bracket. The safe community along with prestigious schools make the city desirable, so let's take a look at what kind of jobs can you find in Bethesda MD?

Since the city is in close proximity to the capital city of Washington D.C. there will be a lot of government positions. However, there are quite a few notable companies based in Bethesda and all of them provide a good work environment along with a good wage. Some of these notable companies are AdvisorShares, Cambridge Information Group, Digital Management, NBC Sports Washington, United States Enrichment Corporation, Wellness Corporate Solution, and others.

Most of the jobs you hope to find here offer a minimum wage of $15 per hour and it could go up to $30 or more depending on the job and the number of responsibilities you have to carry. Here we could mention working within a government department such as an Administrative Program specialist for the US Department of Commerce or Custodial Laborer for the US Department of Treasury.

Within the food and hospitality industry, you have jobs such as Receptionist, Cook, Food Service Worker Supervisor, and others. A lot of the job offers come from governmental institutions and US Departments therefore, there will be plenty of job opportunities within these institutions. Some of the jobs offered include Human resources specialist for the US Department of Health and Human Services or Administrative Professional for the Central Intelligence Agency.

Have one of our best real estate agents in Bethesda MD help you in finding a home that is conveniently located for an easy everyday commute and close to some of your favorite entertainment spots or restaurants.


Need help from a real estate agent?

Buy Sell Rent

I agree to receive FREE real estate advice.

Are you a realtor and want to become a member?

Residential Rental Commercial

I agree to receive FREE real estate advice.


Have a question or comment? We're here to help.


*** Your email address will remain confidential.

Related Real Estate Questions


Related Real Estate Glossary Terms