Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Urban and Regional Planner is $56,635
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Urban and Regional Planners?
An entry-level Urban and Regional Planner with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $49,375 based on 14 salaries. An early career Urban and Regional Planner with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,249 based on 118 …Read more
What Do Urban and Regional Planners Do?
An urban regional planner works in the urban planning field. They create plans for the purpose of optimizing efficiency and effectiveness of a community’s land and infrastructure. For example, some urban planners focus on zoning and land use requirements, while others focus on sidewalk design and streetlight installation to optimize traffic flow. Other areas of emphasis include transportation systems (e.g., railways), urban development, and environmental reclamation.
Urban planners are …Read more