Occupation Title: Landscape Architects
Description: Plan and design land areas for such projects as parks and other recreational facilities, airports, highways, hospitals, schools, land subdivisions, and commercial, industrial, and residential sites.
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 17-1012
Sample Job Titles: Landscape Architect, Project Manager, Golf Course Architect, Land Planner, Designer, Landscape Designer, Planner
Estimated Total Employment*
Projected Job Openings (2010-2020): 7,800
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics program does not include self-employed workers in employment estimates. O*NET and other BLS programs do include self-employed workers.
This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. REC-0439914 and DRL-0910041 (Enhancing Departments and Graduate Education in Geography).
Suggested citation: Association of American Geographers, Jobs & Careers Website, Salary Data and Trends, http://www.aag.org/cs/salary_data_and_trends/salary_data_and_trends_overview (accessed mm//dd/yyyy).