$93k $93k
8k 8k
8.9% 8.9%
3.2/5 3.2/5
Bachelors Bachelors

Naval Architect Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 8,300 Naval Architects in the United States. The Naval Architect job market is expected to grow by 8.9% between 2014 and 2024.

Naval Architect Employability Rating

D Sokanu rates Naval Architects with a D employability rating, meaning this career should provide weak employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 2,900 Naval Architects. That number is based on 700 additional Naval Architects, and the retirement of 2,200 existing Naval Architects.

Supply of Naval Architects

The Naval Architect industry is not particularly concentrated in any state.

Naval Architect Job Market by State

State name Employed Naval Architects
Texas 1,520
Virginia 1,320
Washington 730
Maryland 570
Florida 460
Mississippi 430
California 430
District of Columbia 340
Louisiana 280
New York 120
New Jersey 110
Hawaii 100
Massachusetts 60
Wisconsin 30

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    • George Washington University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Georgetown University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Johns Hopkins University | Baltimore, MD
      Offers: Associates, Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Maryland-Baltimore County | Baltimore, MD
      Offers: Bachelors
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