Architects, Landscape


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Architects, Landscape

Architects, Landscape - Employment & Outlook

The table below provides information about the number of workers in this occupation in various regions. It also provides information about the expected growth rate and future job openings.

Employment

Major employers:

  • Landscape architecture firms
  • Landscaping services
  • Federal, state, and local government agencies

Outlook

Demand is expected to show little to no change for this occupation. Advances in technology are expected to increase landscape architect's productivity, reducing the demand for more workers. The public's increased demand for sustainable landscaping will create some growth.

Competition will be very strong for the most well-known companies. However, there should be opportunities for entry-level landscape architects who have completed an internship.

Landscape Architects (CIS 100113)

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Illinois
428
Very small
&
-0.5%
2.4%
>>>>
33
Very few
  Cook County
203
Very small
&
-0.5%
0.6%
>>>>
16
Very few
  Du Page County
53
Very small
&
0.0%
3.3%
>>>>
4
Very few
  Lake County
23
Very small
&
0.0%
1.9%
>>>>
1
Very few
  McHenry County
5
Very small
&
0.0%
2.9%
>>>>
0
None
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
19
Very small
&
0.0%
-1.9%
>>>>
1
Very few
  Springfield Area
10
Very small
&
10.0%
0.0%
>>>>
1
Very few
  St Louis-Belleville Area
11
Very small
&
18.2%
-1.7%
>>>>
1
Very few
United States
23,700
Very small
&
-0.4%
7.7%
>>>>
1,600
Very few
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.