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Urban and Regional Planners

in Massachusetts

Develop comprehensive plans and programs for use of land and physical facilities of jurisdictions, such as towns, cities, counties, and metropolitan areas.

Occupation Projection for Urban and Regional Planners

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
193051  Urban and Regional Planners 1,387 1,541 154 11.10 % 29 88 15 132 Master's degree 

Urban and Regional Planners Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    310  22 % 350  23 % 40  15 % $90,690
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    310  22 % 350  23 % 40  15 % $90,690
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    280  20 % 310  20 % 30  11 % $79,360
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
This workforce product was funded by a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration. (more...)