Career Outlook for Survey Researchers

Also known as:  Pollster, Survey Methodologist, Survey Questionnaire Designer, Survey Researcher
The overall job outlook for Survey Researcher careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 8.37 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 1.39 percent per year. Demand for Survey Researchers is expected to go up, with an expected 12,650 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 8.86 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Survey Researchers in the following states
Pennsylvania 2,180
Maryland 1,440
California 1,370
Florida 1,210
New York 1,150
Illinois 1,030
Texas 900
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Survey Researchers
Rhode Island 30
Idaho 40
Maine 40
Kentucky 50
Arkansas 60
Nebraska 70
Hawaii 100