Career Outlook for Architects (not including Landscape and Naval)

Also known as:  Building Architect, Building Architectural Designer, Structural Architect
The overall job outlook for Architect careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 6.97 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 1.16 percent per year. Demand for Architects is expected to go up, with an expected 76,490 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 10.90 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Architects (not including Landscape and Naval) in the following states
California 10,170
New York 9,030
Texas 7,020
Illinois 4,440
Florida 4,330
Massachusetts 3,850
Pennsylvania 3,270
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Architects (not including Landscape and Naval)
Guam 80
Delaware 100
West Virginia 100
South Dakota 130
North Dakota 130
Wyoming 140
Vermont 170