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Customs Broker Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 998,000 Customs Brokers in the United States. The Customs Broker job market is expected to grow by 4.8% between 2014 and 2024.

Customs Broker Employability Rating

C Sokanu rates Customs Brokers with a C employability rating, meaning this career should provide moderate employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 166,900 Customs Brokers. That number is based on 48,000 additional Customs Brokers, and the retirement of 118,900 existing Customs Brokers.

Supply of Customs Brokers

The Customs Broker industry is concentrated in California, Florida, and Texas.

Customs Broker Job Market by State

State name Employed Customs Brokers
California 138,000
Florida 77,000
Texas 67,810
Illinois 54,880
New Jersey 44,410
Colorado 40,420
North Carolina 34,370
Georgia 34,010
Ohio 33,180
Washington 32,530
District of Columbia 31,000
Virginia 30,530
Michigan 26,280
Minnesota 24,500
New York 23,420
Maryland 21,060
Louisiana 17,430
Pennsylvania 15,900
Oregon 15,260
Missouri 14,710
Indiana 13,600
Tennessee 12,880
Arizona 12,320
Massachusetts 11,550
Wisconsin 11,140
Iowa 10,270
Arkansas 9,220
Kansas 8,330
Kentucky 8,280
Connecticut 7,870
Utah 7,710
New Mexico 7,240
Alabama 6,870
Puerto Rico 6,580
Nevada 6,220
Hawaii 4,770
Oklahoma 4,750
Nebraska 4,540
South Carolina 3,970
New Hampshire 3,570
Maine 3,430
Mississippi 3,220
Montana 3,200
Alaska 2,830
West Virginia 2,740
Idaho 2,660
North Dakota 2,550
Rhode Island 2,160
Wyoming 1,220
Delaware 1,190
Vermont 930
South Dakota 730
Guam 280
Virgin Islands 130

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