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Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for:
Urban and Regional Planners

Listed below are metro areas sorted by the total number of people employed in Urban and Regional Planners jobs , as of 2015

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

     
Metro Area (Alabama) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Montgomery 130 $63,790
Hoover 70 $61,650
Birmingham 70 $61,650
     
Metro Area (Alaska) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anchorage 90 $77,410
     
Metro Area (Arizona) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Scottsdale 470 $72,060
Mesa 470 $72,060
Phoenix 470 $72,060
Tucson 90 $60,350
Flagstaff 60 $64,210
     
Metro Area (California) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Long Beach 2130 $79,040
Los Angeles 2130 $79,040
Anaheim 2130 $79,040
San Francisco 1330 $87,950
Hayward 1330 $87,950
Oakland 1330 $87,950
San Diego 780 $75,140
Carlsbad 780 $75,140
Arcade 720 $76,100
Arden 720 $76,100
Roseville 720 $76,100
Sacramento 720 $76,100
Ontario 380 $79,630
San Bernardino 380 $79,630
Riverside 380 $79,630
Santa Clara 220 $88,630
Sunnyvale 220 $88,630
San Jose 220 $88,630
Fresno 190 $71,610
Santa Barbara 140 $88,190
Santa Maria 140 $88,190
Bakersfield 110 $76,740
Thousand Oaks 100 $85,760
Oxnard 100 $85,760
Ventura 100 $85,760
Paso Robles 90 $71,600
San Luis Obispo 90 $71,600
Arroyo Grande 90 $71,600
Salinas 80 $78,770
Stockton 80 $79,980
Lodi 80 $79,980
Santa Cruz 70 $80,600
Watsonville 70 $80,600
Redding 60 $71,600
Yuba City 60 $71,600
Santa Rosa 60 $87,540
Porterville 50 $78,140
Visalia 50 $78,140
Modesto 40 $70,960
Vallejo 40 $90,280
Fairfield 40 $90,280
     
Metro Area (Colorado) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Aurora 390 $75,320
Lakewood 390 $75,320
Denver 390 $75,320
Boulder 90 $79,070
Colorado Springs 70 $76,240
Fort Collins 50 $70,720
Greeley 40 $74,130
     
Metro Area (Connecticut) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Hartford 150 $85,180
East Hartford 150 $85,180
West Hartford 150 $85,180
Stamford 70 $88,000
Bridgeport 70 $88,000
Norwalk 70 $88,000
New Haven 50 $75,070
     
Metro Area (Delaware) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Dover 110 $57,180
     
Metro Area (Florida) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Miami 550 $70,960
West Palm Beach 550 $70,960
Fort Lauderdale 550 $70,960
St. Petersburg 250 $69,210
Tampa 250 $69,210
Clearwater 250 $69,210
Sanford 190 $62,310
Orlando 190 $62,310
Kissimmee 190 $62,310
Tallahassee 110 N/A
Jacksonville 110 $75,820
Fort Myers 80 $53,720
Cape Coral 80 $53,720
Sarasota 60 $63,960
North Port 60 $63,960
Bradenton 60 $63,960
Ormond Beach 60 $67,170
Deltona 60 $67,170
Daytona Beach 60 $67,170
Ferry Pass 50 $53,560
Pensacola 50 $53,560
Brent 50 $53,560
Titusville 50 $55,880
Melbourne 50 $55,880
Palm Bay 50 $55,880
Winter Haven 50 $68,240
Lakeland 50 $68,240
Gainesville 40 $63,770
Marco Island 40 $79,760
Naples 40 $79,760
Immokalee 40 $79,760
Fort Walton Beach 30 $66,720
Destin 30 $66,720
Crestview 30 $66,720
Port St. Lucie N/A $59,930
     
Metro Area (Georgia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Roswell 340 $52,660
Sandy Springs 340 $52,660
Atlanta 340 $52,660
     
Metro Area (Hawaii) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Urban Honolulu 320 $65,840
Lahaina 40 N/A
Wailuku 40 N/A
Kahului 40 N/A
     
Metro Area (Idaho) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Boise City 120 $57,760
     
Metro Area (Illinois) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Peoria 50 $83,020
Urbana 40 $80,350
Champaign 40 $80,350
     
Metro Area (Indiana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anderson 170 $55,290
Carmel 170 $55,290
Indianapolis 170 $55,290
Fort Wayne N/A $54,990
     
Metro Area (Iowa) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
West Des Moines 60 $73,450
Des Moines 60 $73,450
     
Metro Area (Kansas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Wichita N/A $60,730
     
Metro Area (Kentucky) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Fayette N/A $57,230
Lexington N/A $57,230
     
Metro Area (Maine) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
South Portland 50 $65,170
Portland 50 $65,170
     
Metro Area (Maryland) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Towson 570 $65,310
Columbia 570 $65,310
Baltimore 570 $65,310
     
Metro Area (Massachusetts) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Barnstable Town N/A $70,220
     
Metro Area (Michigan) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Dearborn 200 $58,890
Warren 200 $58,890
Detroit 200 $58,890
Lansing 160 $72,530
East Lansing 160 $72,530
Ann Arbor 60 $60,710
Flint 50 $64,780
Grand Rapids 30 $69,060
Wyoming 30 $69,060
     
Metro Area (Minnesota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Rochester 30 $70,330
     
Metro Area (Mississippi) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Pascagoula 50 $50,250
Biloxi 50 $50,250
Gulfport 50 $50,250
Jackson 30 $44,470
     
Metro Area (Nevada) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Paradise 100 $86,330
Henderson 100 $86,330
Las Vegas 100 $86,330
Reno 40 $79,950
     
Metro Area (New Jersey) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Trenton 40 $87,220
     
Metro Area (New Mexico) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Albuquerque 140 $53,100
Santa Fe 80 $54,730
     
Metro Area (New York) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Albany 110 N/A
Troy 110 N/A
Schenectady 110 N/A
Rochester 100 $67,620
Syracuse 80 $47,750
Buffalo 60 $67,040
Cheektowaga 60 $67,040
Niagara Falls 60 $67,040
     
Metro Area (North Carolina) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Raleigh 180 $61,390
Chapel Hill 100 $62,190
Durham 100 $62,190
Asheville 60 $57,580
High Point 60 $57,600
Greensboro 60 $57,600
Salem 40 $57,050
Winston 40 $57,050
Fayetteville 30 $57,970
Wilmington 30 $58,560
     
Metro Area (North Dakota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Bismarck 30 $69,010
     
Metro Area (Ohio) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Cleveland 120 $61,390
Elyria 120 $61,390
Columbus 110 $61,530
Dayton 60 $68,530
Akron 40 $60,630
     
Metro Area (Oklahoma) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Oklahoma City 60 $74,620
     
Metro Area (Oregon) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Salem 100 $75,130
Eugene 60 $73,150
Medford 50 $56,360
Redmond 40 $77,580
Bend 40 $77,580
     
Metro Area (Pennsylvania) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Pittsburgh 290 $58,220
Harrisburg 90 $47,260
Carlisle 90 $47,260
Barre 60 $37,000
Hazleton 60 $37,000
Wilkes 60 $37,000
Scranton 60 $37,000
Hanover 60 $56,010
York 60 $56,010
Erie 50 $36,410
Lancaster 50 $54,960
State College 40 $31,070
     
Metro Area (South Carolina) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Charleston 110 $58,390
North Charleston 110 $58,390
Greenville 80 $51,880
Mauldin 80 $51,880
Anderson 80 $51,880
Columbia 50 $65,200
Bluffton 40 N/A
Hilton Head Island 40 N/A
Beaufort 40 N/A
     
Metro Area (South Dakota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Sioux Falls 40 $58,510
     
Metro Area (Tennessee) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Franklin 170 $59,850
Murfreesboro 170 $59,850
Davidson 170 $59,850
Nashville 170 $59,850
     
Metro Area (Texas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Arlington 510 $66,840
Fort Worth 510 $66,840
Dallas 510 $66,840
Austin 450 $59,630
Round Rock 450 $59,630
The Woodlands 350 $63,320
Houston 350 $63,320
Sugar Land 350 $63,320
New Braunfels 170 $55,150
San Antonio 170 $55,150
El Paso 70 $44,180
Mission 50 $43,260
Edinburg 50 $43,260
McAllen 50 $43,260
Bryan 50 $101,240
College Station 50 $101,240
     
Metro Area (Utah) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Salt Lake City 250 $58,590
Clearfield 80 $57,710
Ogden 80 $57,710
Provo 50 $64,200
Orem 50 $64,200
     
Metro Area (Vermont) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
South Burlington 90 $56,570
Burlington 90 $56,570
     
Metro Area (Virginia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Richmond 190 $56,310
Charlottesville 50 $60,280
Roanoke 40 $55,510
     
Metro Area (Washington) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Seattle 1230 $83,190
Tacoma 1230 $83,190
Bellevue 1230 $83,190
Olympia 370 $68,800
Tumwater 370 $68,800
Silverdale 70 $62,230
Bremerton 70 $62,230
Yakima 60 $65,460
Bellingham 60 $69,430
Richland 50 $78,930
Kennewick 50 $78,930
Spokane N/A $69,320
Spokane Valley N/A $69,320
     
Metro Area (West Virginia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Charleston 50 $45,450
     
Metro Area (Wisconsin) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
West Allis 110 $73,510
Waukesha 110 $73,510
Milwaukee 110 $73,510
Green Bay 80 $61,770
Madison 70 $65,140

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Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

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