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Economist Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 18,680 Economists in the United States. The Economist job market is expected to grow by 13.9% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in District of Columbia, California, and Texas, and as a percentage of the population District of Columbia and Massachusetts have the most Economists representing 9.276 in 1000 and 0.322 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

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Economist Jobs

Location
Title Company Location Info
Associate Medical Economist MHM Services, Inc. Harrisburg, PA, USA Job Details
Commercial Economist MAAG Washington, WV, USA Job Details
Economist – Analytic Scientist Posiba San Diego, CA, USA Job Details
Economist Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation Irvine, CA, USA Job Details
Economist Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation Los Angeles, CA, USA Job Details
Business Development Manager, Technology - Entertainment And Media Industry Opportunity Economist Group - Entertainment and Media Industry New York, NY, USA Job Details
Project Economist PDC Capital Group Costa Mesa, CA, USA Job Details
Marketing Manager, Content Solutions - Entertainment And Media Industry Opportunity Economist Group - Entertainment and Media Industry New York, NY, USA Job Details
Economist/Econometrician Ronin Staffing, LLC Dearborn, MI, USA Job Details
Environmental Economist Econometrica Bethesda, MD, USA Job Details
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Demand for Economists

The Economist industry is concentrated in District of Columbia, California and Texas.

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Economist Jobs by State

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