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Career information and college search tools for urban and regional planners and those interested in pursuing careers in related fields.

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Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for
Urban and Regional Planners

Listed below are the 10 largest metro areas based on the total number of people employed in Urban and Regional Planners jobs , as of 2016

     
Metro Area Total Employment Annual Mean Salary
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim 1,990 $92,420
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward 1,250 $92,880
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue 1,190 $84,420
San Diego-Carlsbad 710 $82,480
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade 700 $82,050
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach 620 $73,850
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington 560 $74,520
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson 500 $69,240
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale 490 $75,070
Austin-Round Rock 470 $65,290

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Career Stories (Job Profiles) for Urban and Regional Planners

To find out more about building a career as Urban Planners, we spoke with professionals in the field across a variety of specialties. Learn about their experiences on the job, the steps they took to complete their education, and what it takes to excel in this industry. Click the link to see a story.

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Source : 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Most Popular Industries for
Urban and Regional Planners

These industries represent at least 1% of the total number of people employed in this occupation.

Industry Total Employment Percent Annual Median Salary
Government 29,020 78% $58,970
Professional And Technical Services 7,610 20% $63,300
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