Career Outlook for Farm and Home Management Advisors

Also known as:  4-H Youth Development Specialist, Agricultural Agent, Agricultural Extension Educator, Extension Service Advisor, Family and Consumer Sciences Extension Agent, Family Resource Management Specialist, Farm Business Management Agent, Farm Management Specialist, Feed Management Advisor, Home Economics Expert
The overall job outlook for Farm or Home Management Advisor careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 15.37 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 2.56 percent per year. Demand for Farm and Home Management Advisors is expected to go up, with an expected 2,520 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 2.95 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Farm and Home Management Advisors in the following states
Pennsylvania 1,330
Florida 730
North Carolina 590
Indiana 590
Kansas 560
Georgia 540
Washington 530
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Farm and Home Management Advisors
California 40
Minnesota 70
Illinois 70
Iowa 70
Missouri 80
West Virginia 80
Idaho 80