Career Outlook for Geodetic Surveyors

Also known as:  City Surveyor, County Surveyor, Geodetic Surveyor, Geophysical Prospecting Surveyor, Land Surveyor, Mine Surveyor, Mineral Surveyor, Registered Land Surveyor, Topographical Surveyor
The overall job outlook for Geodetic Surveyor careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 16.55 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 2.76 percent per year. Demand for Geodetic Surveyors is expected to go up, with an expected 22,240 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 6.32 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Geodetic Surveyors in the following states
California 4,830
Texas 4,060
Florida 2,080
Virginia 1,890
New York 1,650
Pennsylvania 1,600
Colorado 1,240
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Geodetic Surveyors
Rhode Island 110
Delaware 110
South Dakota 140
Puerto Rico 180
Vermont 220
New Hampshire 230
Maine 240