Career Attributes

  • $49,290
  • 6,600
  • 2.8
  • 9.1%
  • Certificate or Associate's degree
  • Geology
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Traffic Technician Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 6,600 Traffic Technicians in the United States. The Traffic Technician job market is expected to grow by 9.1% between 2016 and 2026.

Traffic Technician Employability Rating

D CareerExplorer rates Traffic Technicians 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 7,500 Traffic Technicians. That number is based on 600 additional Traffic Technicians, and the retirement of 6,900 existing Traffic Technicians.

Supply of Traffic Technicians

The Traffic Technician industry is concentrated in New York, Tennessee, and Texas.

Traffic Technician Job Market by State

State name Employed Traffic Technicians
New York 1,720
Tennessee 600
Texas 490
California 460
Georgia 420
Massachusetts 260
Florida 250
Virginia 240
Maryland 200
North Carolina 140
Illinois 130
Washington 130
Louisiana 120
Arizona 110
Indiana 100
Ohio 100
Kentucky 90
New Mexico 90
Nevada 90
Missouri 80
Kansas 80
Oregon 80
Colorado 70
Iowa 70
Oklahoma 70
Michigan 60
Pennsylvania 60
South Carolina 60
New Jersey 60
Arkansas 50
Hawaii 50
Utah 40
Wyoming 40
Connecticut 30

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Career Attributes

  • $49,290
  • 6,600
  • 2.8
  • 9.1%
  • Certificate or Associate's degree
  • Geology
More Attributes