Career Outlook for Agricultural Inspectors

Also known as:  Cattle Examiner, Cattle Inspector, Grain Sampler, Meat and Poultry Inspector, Milk Tester, Wheat Inspector
The overall job outlook for Agricultural Inspector careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly increased by 10.24 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 1.71 percent per year. Demand for Agricultural Inspectors is expected to go up, with an expected 5,140 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 4.74 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Agricultural Inspectors in the following states
California 1,640
Texas 910
Florida 670
Washington 600
Georgia 530
North Carolina 480
Iowa 470
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Agricultural Inspectors
Connecticut 30
Montana 60
North Dakota 90
Nevada 100
New Jersey 130
Oklahoma 130
Arizona 160