Career Outlook for Atmospheric and Space Scientists

Also known as:
Atmospheric Chemist, Atmospheric Scientist, Climatologist, Hurricane Tracker, Meteorologist, Oceanographic Meteorologist, Space Scientist, Storm Chaser, Tornado Chaser, Warning Coordination Meteorologist

The overall job outlook for Atmospheric or Space Scientist careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 44.41 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 2.78 percent per year. Demand for Atmospheric and Space Scientists is expected to go up, with an expected 390 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 0.42 percent over the next few years. Join our talent pool and get scouted today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Atmospheric and Space Scientists in the following states

California 1,000
Maryland 730
Texas 680
Florida 530
New Jersey 390
Kansas 370
New York 350
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Atmospheric and Space Scientists

District of Columbia
30
Idaho
50
West Virginia
50
Arkansas
50
New Hampshire
60
South Carolina
60
North Dakota
60