Prepare studies for proposed transportation projects. Gather, compile, and analyze data. Study the use and operation of transportation systems. Develop transportation models or simulations.
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Employment of Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other is projected to grow 2 percent from 2018 to 2028, more slowly than average compared to all occupations.
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