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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 decline by -2% 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.

How to Become an Economist

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  2. Get the Education

    A doctorate degree is required to be an Economist. An economics degree is preferred. Schools offering education in this field include:

    • Columbia College | Columbia, SC
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
    • Albertus Magnus College | New Haven, CT
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
    • Asnuntuck Community College | Enfield, CT
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Lincoln College of New England-Southington | Southington, CT
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • University of Bridgeport | Bridgeport, CT
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
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Economist Jobs

Location
Title Company Location Info
Transportation Economist/Analyst Iii In Washington, Dc 22nd Century Staffing Inc. (TSCSI) Washington, DC, USA Job Details
Agricultural Economist & Product Developer CannaMed Talent Solutions Chicago, IL, USA Job Details
Commercial Economist MAAG Washington, WV, USA Job Details
Marketing Assistant, Mexico & Eiu The Economist New York, NY, USA Job Details
Labor Economist - Od - De National Institutes of Health Rockville, MD, USA Job Details
Research Economist Commodity Futures Trading Commission Washington, DC, USA Job Details
Marketing Assistant, Mexico & Eiu - Entertainment And Media Industry Opportunity Economist Group - Entertainment and Media Industry New York, NY, USA Job Details
Asset Management - Gwm - Private Bank Economics Team - Economist - New York JPMorgan Chase New York, NY, USA Job Details
Global Investment Research, Global Macro Research, Latin America Economist, Associate/Vp - New York Goldman Sachs & Co. NY, USA Job Details
Economist Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta, GA, USA Job Details
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Demand for Economists

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

Total Per Capita

Economist Jobs by State

How to Become an Economist

Interested in becoming an economist? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good economist? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A doctorate degree is required to be an Economist. An economics degree is preferred. Schools offering education in this field include:

    • Columbia College | Columbia, SC
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
    • Albertus Magnus College | New Haven, CT
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
    • Asnuntuck Community College | Enfield, CT
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Lincoln College of New England-Southington | Southington, CT
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • University of Bridgeport | Bridgeport, CT
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.