Career Outlook for Geographers

Also known as:  Biogeographer, Economic Geographer, Geographer, Geomorphologist, GIS Geographer, Glaciologist, Physical Geographer, Political Geographer
The overall job outlook for Geographer careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly increased by 73.33 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 12.22 percent per year. Demand for Geographers is expected to go up, with an expected 300 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 2.88 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Geographers in the following states
Maryland 180
California 110
New York 90
Illinois 80
Texas 80
Virginia 70
Oregon 50
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Geographers
Massachusetts 30
Arizona 30
North Carolina 30
Washington 30
Oregon 50
Virginia 70
Illinois 80