There are currently an estimated 42,100 transportation planners in the United States. The transportation planner job market is expected to grow by 6.7% between 2016 and 2026.
How employable are transportation planners?
CareerExplorer rates transportation planners with a F employability rating, meaning this career should provide poor employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 8,900 transportation planners. That number is based on 2,800 additional transportation planners, and the retirement of 6,100 existing transportation planners.
What’s the supply of transportation planners?
The transportation planner industry is concentrated in Virginia, California, District of Columbia
Transportation Planner job market by state
|State Name||Employed Transportation Planners|
|District of Columbia||2,980|