There are currently an estimated 132,500 biochemical engineers in the United States. The biochemical engineer job market is expected to grow by 6.4% between 2016 and 2026.
How employable are biochemical engineers?
CareerExplorer rates biochemical engineers with a D employability rating, meaning this career should provide weak employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 12,500 biochemical engineers. That number is based on 8,500 additional biochemical engineers, and the retirement of 4,000 existing biochemical engineers.
What’s the supply of biochemical engineers?
The biochemical engineer industry is concentrated in California, Texas, Florida
Biochemical Engineer job market by state
|State Name||Employed Biochemical Engineers|
|District of Columbia||2,720|