Career Outlook for Biomedical Engineers

Also known as:  Bio-Mechanical Engineer, Biochemical Engineer, Biomaterials Engineer, Biomedical Engineer, Dialysis Engineer, Genetic Engineer
The overall job outlook for Biomedical Engineer careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 76.65 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 12.77 percent per year. Demand for Biomedical Engineers is expected to go up, with an expected 12,320 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 10.08 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Biomedical Engineers in the following states
California 3,820
Massachusetts 1,440
Pennsylvania 960
Illinois 890
Minnesota 850
Indiana 800
Texas 790
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Biomedical Engineers
Alabama 30
District of Columbia 30
Iowa 50
Louisiana 50
New Hampshire 50
Colorado 70
Nebraska 70