1,105 Urban planner jobs in United States

  • Johnson County Planning and Zoning
    Urban Planner - Rural Planner - Senior Planner
    Franklin, IN
    $50K - $60K (Employer est.)
    Easy Apply
  • EMH&T Logo
    EMH&T4.7 ★
    Columbus, OH
    $50K - $73K (Glassdoor est.)
  • Ecompex, Inc. Logo
    Ecompex, Inc.3.5 ★
    Senior Urban Planner - AICP Certified
    San Antonio, TX
    $63K - $95K (Glassdoor est.)
    Easy Apply
  • WHA
    Senior Planner / Urban Designer
    Newport Beach, CA
    $80K - $125K (Employer est.)
    Easy Apply
  • 4LEAF, Inc. Logo
    4LEAF, Inc.2.9 ★
    Senior Planner
    San Bernardino, CA
    $45.00 - $60.00 Per Hour (Employer est.)
    Easy Apply
  • LDC, Inc Logo
    LDC, Inc3.9 ★
    Principal Planner
    Woodinville, WA
    $110K - $150K (Employer est.)
    Easy Apply
    Senior Land Use Planner
    Mount Laurel, NJ
    $40.00 - $60.00 Per Hour (Employer est.)
    Easy Apply
  • Sarasota/Manatee Metropolitan Planning Organization
    Transportation Planner I - III
    Sarasota, FL
    $51K - $75K (Employer est.)
    Easy Apply
  • River Valley Transit Authority
    Director of Planning
    Williamsport, PA
    Easy Apply
  • Columbia Association Logo
    Columbia Association4 ★
    Columbia, MD
    $51K - $75K (Glassdoor est.)
    Easy Apply
  • Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority Logo
    Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority4 ★
    Director of Planning
    Corpus Christi, TX
    $112K - $182K (Employer est.)
  • Jackson Civil Engineering
    Land Use Planner
    Portland, OR
    $80K - $120K (Employer est.)
    Easy Apply
  • The Goodman Corporation
    Senior Associate Planner
    Houston, TX
    $80K - $115K (Employer est.)
    Easy Apply
  • Fisher and Arnold Inc Logo
    Fisher and Arnold Inc4.2 ★
    Memphis, TN
    $60K (Employer est.)
    Easy Apply
  • Permit Pushers
    Project Planner
    Cottonwood, AZ
    $21.00 - $29.00 Per Hour (Employer est.)
    Easy Apply
  • Seattle Public Utilities Logo
    Seattle Public Utilities3.7 ★
    Utility System Planning Engineer
    Seattle, WA
    $121K - $141K (Employer est.)
  • STRADA Search Group
    Planner (Land Development)
    Farmington, MI
    $60K - $100K (Employer est.)
    Easy Apply
  • Advantage Business Consulting, Inc
    GIS Technician
    San Juan, PR
    Easy Apply
  • Property and Environmental Management, Inc
    Master Planner
    United States
    $80K - $90K (Employer est.)
    Easy Apply
  • Charter Township of Bloomfield
    Assistant Planner
    Bloomfield Hills, MI
    $56K - $75K (Employer est.)
    Easy Apply

    Job Outlook for Urban Planner

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    Urban planners help communities to design land use plans including parks and business districts, often interfacing between public officials, residents and developers. Demand for urban planners is expected to grow as quickly as other industries. In the next decade, communities will need urban planners to cope with environmental change, shifting density preferences and an aging population. Urban planners typically must hold a master’s degree in urban or regional planning from an accredited program. Additionally, they must have creativity, artistic vision, communication skills and the ability to understand basic engineering principals.

    Frequently asked questions

    There are a lot of urban planner job opportunities in both the public and private sectors, and Glassdoor gives you access to the latest openings. You can find work based on your experience at companies offering entry-level and senior urban planner jobs, including opportunities in urban planner IV and principal urban planner positions.

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    You can find a high-paying urban planner job whether you work in the private or public sector. Use these tips to negotiate a higher salary, regardless of the industry you work in:

    • Research local urban planner salaries in your area to determine how much your peers are getting paid. You can also use Glassdoor's Salary Calculator, which gives you a salary estimation based on your job's seniority and employer to determine if your offer is fair.
    • Keep in mind your level of expertise and experience. Urban planner salaries are determined based on the applicant's years of experience, so consider where you are in the urban planner career path when negotiating compensation for a high-paying job.
    • Determine and emphasize valuable skills and certifications during salary negotiations to increase your earnings. Factors that can raise your salary include communication skills, teamwork capabilities, GIS knowledge, and AICP certification.

    Urban planner jobs often come with a benefits package that reflects your seniority and job experience. These are the more common work benefits you may receive on top of your urban planner job salary:

    • Comprehensive health insurance
    • Financial and retirement benefits
    • Maternity and paternity leave
    • Vacation time
    • 401(k) plan
    • Professional development and continuing education

    Companies like HOK, AECOM, and Kittelson & Associates have attractive benefits packages for their urban planners.

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    There are open urban planner jobs in several cities near United States including Los Angeles, CA, Austin, TX, Atlanta, GA, San Diego, CA, New York, NY, Boston, MA, Houston, TX, Seattle, WA, Oakland, CA, Tampa, FL
    Johnson County Planning and Zoning
    Urban Planner - Rural Planner - Senior Planner
    Franklin, IN