Career Outlook for Agricultural Engineers

Also known as:  Agricultural Engineer, Agricultural Production Engineer, Agricultural Research Engineer, Farm Equipment Engineer, Research Agricultural Engineer
The overall job outlook for Agricultural Engineer careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 39.13 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 6.52 percent per year. Demand for Agricultural Engineers is expected to go up, with an expected 1,040 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 6.63 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Agricultural Engineers in the following states
Texas 290
California 210
Florida 200
Iowa 180
Washington 120
Illinois 110
Ohio 90
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Agricultural Engineers
South Carolina 30
Pennsylvania 30
Michigan 30
Oklahoma 40
Minnesota 40
Maryland 50
Georgia 50