Alaska Occupations

OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Abstractors, Title $5,125growth low, openings low
Account Collectors $3,393growth strong, openings high
Accountants and Auditors $6,208growth moderate, openings very high
Accounting Clerks $3,521growth moderate, openings very high
Actors n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Actuaries n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Adjudicators, Administrative Law n/an/a
Adjusters, Claims $5,522growth strong, openings low
Adjusters, Timing Device n/an/a
Administrative Assistants $4,343growth moderate, openings very high
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers n/an/a
Administrative Services Managers $7,259growth moderate, openings very high
Administrative Support Workers Supervisors/Managers $4,923growth moderate, openings very high
Administrative Support Workers, All Other $4,174growth strong, openings very high
Administrators (Education), Elementary and Secondary School $8,163growth moderate, openings high
Administrators (Education), Postsecondary $8,731growth moderate, openings moderate
Administrators (Education), Preschool and Child Care Center/Program $4,255growth moderate, openings low
Administrators, Database $6,169growth moderate, openings low
Administrators, Education All Other $6,496growth moderate, openings low
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors $3,655growth moderate, openings low
Advertising and Promotions Managers $6,389growth moderate, openings low
Advertising Sales Agents $4,063growth low, openings low
Advisors, Farm Management n/an/a
Advisors, Home Management n/an/a
Advisors, Residential $3,062growth strong, openings moderate
Advisors: Financial, Personal $6,598growth robust, openings low
Aerobics Instructors $3,014growth moderate, openings high
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians n/agrowth strong, openings low
Aerospace Engineers n/agrowth low, openings low
Agents (Purchasing), Except Wholesale, Retail and Farm Products $5,927growth moderate, openings high
Agents (Purchasing), Farm Products n/an/a
Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes n/an/a
Agents, Advertising Sales $4,063growth low, openings low
Agents, Cargo and Freight $3,007growth strong, openings very high
Agents, Freight and Cargo $3,007growth strong, openings very high
Agents, Insurance Sales $4,834growth robust, openings high
Agents, Real Estate Sales $5,768growth moderate, openings low
Agents, Reservation $2,827growth moderate, openings very high
Agents, Revenue $7,054growth moderate, openings low
Agents, Transportation Ticket $2,827growth moderate, openings very high
Agents, Travel $2,478growth low, openings low
Agricultural Managers n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians n/agrowth low, openings low
Agricultural Engineers n/an/a
Agricultural Equipment Operators n/an/a
Agricultural Inspectors n/an/a
Agricultural Products, Graders and Sorters n/agrowth low, openings low
Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Agricultural Workers, All Other n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Aides, Home Care $2,412growth robust, openings very high
Aides, Home Health $2,253growth robust, openings very high
Aides, Nursing $2,953growth robust, openings very high
Aides, Occupational Therapist n/an/a
Aides, Personal Care $2,412growth robust, openings very high
Aides, Pharmacy $3,369growth robust, openings low
Aides, Physical Therapist $2,991growth robust, openings low
Aides, Psychiatric $3,193growth strong, openings moderate
Aides, Teacher $3,053growth moderate, openings very high
Air Conditioning Mechanics and Installers $5,184growth moderate, openings moderate
Air Traffic Controllers $8,722growth low, openings high
Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors $4,410growth moderate, openings low
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians $5,359growth moderate, openings very high
Aircraft Service Technicians $5,359growth moderate, openings very high
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers n/an/a
Airfield Operations Specialists $5,339growth low, openings moderate
Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers $12,838growth moderate, openings very high
Ambulance Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) n/an/a
Ambulance Dispatchers $3,943growth low, openings moderate
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians n/an/a
Amusement and Recreation Attendants $2,118growth moderate, openings very high
Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers n/agrowth strong, openings low
Analysts, Broadcast News n/an/a
Analysts, Budget $6,980growth low, openings low
Analysts, Computer System $6,393growth strong, openings high
Analysts, Credit n/an/a
Analysts, Data Communications $6,348growth moderate, openings high
Analysts, Financial $8,198growth low, openings high
Analysts, Management n/agrowth strong, openings moderate
Analysts, Network System and Data Communications $6,348growth moderate, openings high
Analysts, Operations Research $6,070growth moderate, openings low
Anesthesiologists n/agrowth robust, openings low
Animal Breeders n/an/a
Animal Caretakers, Laboratory and Veterinary $2,268growth strong, openings low
Animal Caretakers, Nonfarm $1,836growth moderate, openings moderate
Animal Control Workers $3,786growth low, openings low
Animal Scientists n/an/a
Animal Trainers n/an/a
Animators, Multi-Media n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Announcers, Public Address System and Other n/an/a
Announcers, Radio $3,558growth low, openings low
Announcers, Television $3,558growth low, openings low
Answering Service Operators $2,641growth low, openings low
Anthropologists and Archeologists $6,072growth low, openings low
Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Apparel Patternmakers n/an/a
Apparel Workers, All Other n/an/a
Appliance Technicians, Medical n/agrowth robust, openings low
Application Software Computer Engineer $6,937growth strong, openings moderate
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate $5,617growth low, openings low
Appraisers: Insurance, Auto Damage n/agrowth low, openings low
Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators n/an/a
Archeologists $6,072growth low, openings low
Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval $6,697growth low, openings moderate
Architects, Landscape n/agrowth low, openings low
Architects, Naval n/an/a
Architectural and Civil Drafters $5,597growth low, openings low
Architectural and Engineering Managers $12,614growth low, openings moderate
Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
Archivists n/agrowth low, openings low
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary $6,488growth low, openings low
Art Directors n/agrowth low, openings low
Art Restorer (see Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators) n/an/a
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Artists and Related Workers, All Other $4,166n/a
Artists, Craft $3,367n/a
Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators n/an/a
Artists, Multi-Media n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other $2,971growth moderate, openings low
Assemblers, Electro-Mechanical Equipment n/an/a
Assemblers, Engine and Other Machine n/an/a
Assemblers, Team $2,816n/a
Assemblers, Timing Device n/an/a
Assemblers: Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems n/an/a
Assemblers: Electrical and Electronic Equipment n/an/a
Assessors of Real Estate $5,617growth low, openings low
Assistants, Administrative $4,343growth moderate, openings very high
Assistants, Dental $3,611growth robust, openings very high
Assistants, Graduate Teaching n/an/a
Assistants, Human and Social Service $3,121growth strong, openings very high
Assistants, Legal $5,002growth low, openings high
Assistants, Medical $3,301growth robust, openings very high
Assistants, Occupational Therapist n/an/a
Assistants, Physical Therapist $5,313growth robust, openings low
Assistants, Physician $8,585growth robust, openings high
Assistants, Social Science Research n/agrowth low, openings low
Assistants, Social Service $3,121growth strong, openings very high
Assistants, Statistical n/agrowth low, openings low
Assistants, Teacher $3,053growth moderate, openings very high
Assistants, Veterinary $2,268growth strong, openings low
Assistants: Human Resources, Except Payroll and Timekeeping $3,627growth low, openings high
Assistants: Library, Clerical $3,059growth low, openings high
Astronomers n/an/a
Athletes and Sports Competitors n/agrowth low, openings low
Athletic Coaches $3,565growth moderate, openings high
Athletic Scouts $3,565growth moderate, openings high
Athletic Trainers n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Atmospheric and Space Scientists $7,464growth low, openings low
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Attendants (Counter): Cafeteria, Food Concession and Coffee Shop $1,743growth low, openings very high
Attendants (Counter): Coffee Shop $1,743growth low, openings very high
Attendants (Counter): Food Concession $1,743growth low, openings very high
Attendants, Amusement and Recreation $2,118growth moderate, openings very high
Attendants, Cafeteria $1,772growth moderate, openings very high
Attendants, Coatroom n/an/a
Attendants, Costume n/an/a
Attendants, Dining Room and Cafeteria $1,772growth moderate, openings very high
Attendants, Dressing Room n/an/a
Attendants, Flight n/agrowth moderate, openings moderate
Attendants, Funeral n/agrowth robust, openings low
Attendants, Lobby $1,842growth moderate, openings moderate
Attendants, Locker Room n/an/a
Attendants, Nursing $2,953growth robust, openings very high
Attendants, Parking Lot $1,947growth low, openings low
Attendants, Recreation $2,118growth moderate, openings very high
Attendants, Service Station $2,091growth low, openings high
Attendants: Ambulance, Except Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) n/an/a
Attendants: Entertainment and Related Workers, All Other n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Attendants: Transportation, Except Flight Attendants and Baggage Porters n/agrowth low, openings high
Attorney $10,042growth low, openings high
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians $3,570growth low, openings low
Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists n/an/a
Audiologists n/an/a
Auditing Clerks $3,521growth moderate, openings very high
Auditors $6,208growth moderate, openings very high
Authors and Writers $5,251growth low, openings low
Auto Damage Insurance Appraisers n/agrowth low, openings low
Automated Teller Repairers $3,751growth low, openings low
Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants $2,091growth low, openings high
Automotive Body and Related Repairers $4,612growth low, openings low
Automotive Electricians n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers n/agrowth low, openings low
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics $4,277growth low, openings very high
Avionics Technicians $5,656growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Baader Machine Operators, Setters and Tenders n/agrowth low, openings low
Baggage Porters and Bellhops $2,027growth moderate, openings moderate
Bailiffs n/an/a
Bakers $2,623growth low, openings high
Baking Machine Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Bank Examiner (see Financial Examiners) $5,122growth strong, openings low
Bar Managers $4,361growth low, openings moderate
Barbacks $1,772growth moderate, openings very high
Barbers $3,098growth low, openings low
Barristas $1,853growth moderate, openings very high
Bartender Helpers $1,772growth moderate, openings very high
Bartenders $2,068growth moderate, openings very high
Beauticians (see Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists) $2,478growth moderate, openings high
Behavioral Disorder Counselors $4,058growth robust, openings high
Bellhops $2,027growth moderate, openings moderate
Bench Carpenters $3,910growth strong, openings low
Benefits and Compensation Managers n/an/a
Benefits Specialists $5,765growth low, openings low
Beverage Servers $1,784growth moderate, openings very high
Bicycle Repairers n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Bill and Account Collectors $3,393growth strong, openings high
Billing and Posting Clerks $3,450growth strong, openings very high
Bingo Managers (see Gaming Managers) n/agrowth low, openings low
Biochemists and Biophysicists n/an/a
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Biological Scientists, All Other $6,053growth moderate, openings low
Biological Technicians $3,504growth low, openings high
Biologists, Wildlife $5,782growth low, openings high
Biomedical Engineers n/an/a
Biophysicists n/an/a
Blasters $5,288growth strong, openings low
Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders, Textile n/an/a
Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/agrowth low, openings low
Blockmasonry Helpers n/agrowth strong, openings low
Blockmasons n/agrowth low, openings low
Boiler Operators $5,527growth moderate, openings low
Boilermakers n/agrowth low, openings low
Bookbinders $2,948growth low, openings low
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks $3,521growth moderate, openings very high
Bookmobile Driver (see Library Technicians) $3,558growth moderate, openings moderate
Booth Cashiers, Gaming $2,149growth low, openings low
Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Brake Operators, Railroad n/agrowth low, openings low
Brazers $5,729growth moderate, openings high
Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders $3,947growth low, openings low
Breeders, Animal n/an/a
Brickmasonry, Blockmasonry, Stonemasonry, Tile and Marble Setter Helpers n/agrowth strong, openings low
Brickmasons and Blockmasons n/agrowth low, openings low
Bridge and Lock Tenders n/an/a
Broadcast News Analysts n/an/a
Broadcast Technicians $3,291growth low, openings low
Brokerage Clerks $4,078growth strong, openings low
Brokers, Real Estate $5,258n/a
Buckers $4,913growth low, openings low
Budget Analysts $6,980growth low, openings low
Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Building Cleaning Workers, All Other n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Building Custodians (see Janitors, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners) $2,529growth low, openings very high
Building Inspectors $5,832growth low, openings moderate
Building Maintenance Workers, General $3,869growth moderate, openings very high
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists $4,836growth low, openings high
Bus Drivers, School or Special Client $3,049growth low, openings high
Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity $3,118growth moderate, openings high
Business Managers of Artists, Performers and Athletes n/an/a
Business Operations Specialists, All Other $6,415growth low, openings very high
Business Teachers, Postsecondary $5,162growth moderate, openings moderate
Buspersons and Barbacks $1,772growth moderate, openings very high
Busser (see Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers) $1,772growth moderate, openings very high
Butchers and Meat Cutters $3,284growth low, openings low
Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products n/an/a
Buyers, Farm Products n/an/a
Buyers, Wholesale and Retail, Except Farm Products $4,613growth moderate, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters $3,910growth strong, openings low
Cable Television Installers (see Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers) $5,473growth low, openings moderate
Cafeteria Attendants $1,772growth moderate, openings very high
Cafeteria Cooks $3,026growth moderate, openings very high
Cafeteria Counter Attendants $1,743growth low, openings very high
Calibrators, Timing Device n/an/a
Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers n/an/a
Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture n/agrowth low, openings low
Cannery Workers, Except Surimi and Fish Roe $2,448growth low, openings low
Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels $5,797growth moderate, openings high
Car Rental Clerks (see Counter and Rental Clerks) $2,394growth low, openings very high
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians $6,143growth robust, openings low
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School $5,101n/a
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School $6,171growth moderate, openings moderate
Caretakers: Animal, Nonfarm $1,836growth moderate, openings moderate
Cargo and Freight Agents $3,007growth strong, openings very high
Cargo Handling (Aircraft) Supervisors $4,410growth moderate, openings low
Carpenter Helpers $3,359growth strong, openings high
Carpenters $5,314growth moderate, openings very high
Carpenters, Bench $3,910growth strong, openings low
Carpet Installers n/agrowth low, openings low
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists $5,458growth low, openings low
Cartoonist (see Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators) n/an/a
Carver (see Craft Artists) $3,367n/a
Cashiers $2,058growth low, openings very high
Cashiers, Gaming Booth $2,149growth low, openings low
Casters, Except Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Casters, Metal n/an/a
Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Ceiling Tile Installers n/agrowth low, openings low
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers $5,410growth moderate, openings low
Certified Nursing Assistant (see Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants) $2,953growth robust, openings very high
Certified Public Accountant (see Accountants and Auditors) $6,208growth moderate, openings very high
Channeling Machine Operators $4,403growth strong, openings low
Chauffeurs $2,405growth moderate, openings low
Chefs and Head Cooks $3,990growth moderate, openings moderate
Chemical Engineers $10,416growth low, openings low
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Chemical Plant and System Operators n/an/a
Chemical Technicians $4,546growth moderate, openings low
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Chemists $6,918growth low, openings low
Chief Executives $14,403growth low, openings very high
Chief of Police (see First-Line Supervisors/Managers, Police and Detectives) $7,633growth low, openings moderate
Child Car Center/Program Administrators $4,255growth moderate, openings low
Child, Family, and School Social Workers $3,843growth strong, openings high
Childcare Workers $1,984growth moderate, openings very high
Chiropractors $12,741growth robust, openings low
Choker Setters and Chasers (see Logging Workers, All Other) n/an/a
Choreographers n/an/a
City Planner (see Urban and Regional Planners) $6,501growth low, openings moderate
Civil Drafters $5,597growth low, openings low
Civil Engineering Technicians $5,640growth low, openings high
Civil Engineers $8,197growth low, openings high
Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators $5,522growth strong, openings low
Claims Examiners $5,522growth strong, openings low
Claims Investigators $5,522growth strong, openings low
Clarifying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders $3,738growth robust, openings low
Cleaners and Janitors, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners $2,529growth low, openings very high
Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment $2,257growth moderate, openings very high
Cleaners, Maids and Housekeeping $1,983growth moderate, openings very high
Cleaners, Sewer Pipe $4,561growth low, openings low
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Clergy $3,835growth strong, openings low
Clerks, Accounting $3,521growth moderate, openings very high
Clerks, Auditing $3,521growth moderate, openings very high
Clerks, Billing and Posting $3,450growth strong, openings very high
Clerks, Bookkeeping $3,521growth moderate, openings very high
Clerks, Brokerage $4,078growth strong, openings low
Clerks, Correspondence n/agrowth low, openings low
Clerks, Counter and Rental $2,394growth low, openings very high
Clerks, Credit Authorizers and Checkers $2,884growth moderate, openings low
Clerks, Expediting $4,060growth low, openings high
Clerks, File $2,781growth low, openings low
Clerks, General Office $3,289growth moderate, openings very high
Clerks, Information $2,701growth strong, openings very high
Clerks, Insurance Claims and Policy Processing $4,524growth strong, openings moderate
Clerks, Law n/agrowth low, openings low
Clerks, License $3,990growth low, openings high
Clerks, Loan $3,236growth moderate, openings moderate
Clerks, Motel Desk $2,125growth moderate, openings very high
Clerks, Municipal $3,990growth low, openings high
Clerks, New Accounts $2,724growth moderate, openings low
Clerks, Order $3,280growth low, openings moderate
Clerks, Payroll and Timekeeping $3,829growth low, openings high
Clerks, Planning $4,060growth low, openings high
Clerks, Procurement $3,832growth low, openings high
Clerks, Receiving $3,214growth low, openings very high
Clerks, Rental $2,394growth low, openings very high
Clerks, Resort Desk $2,125growth moderate, openings very high
Clerks, Retail Sales $2,257growth moderate, openings very high
Clerks, Stock $2,540growth low, openings very high
Clerks, Timekeeping $3,829growth low, openings high
Clerks, Traffic $3,214growth low, openings very high
Clerks, Travel $2,827growth moderate, openings very high
Clerks: Court, Municipal and License $3,990growth low, openings high
Clerks: Hotel, Motel and Resort Desk $2,125growth moderate, openings very high
Clerks: Mail, Except Postal Service $2,729growth low, openings low
Clerks: Production, Planning and Expediting $4,060growth low, openings high
Clerks: Shipping, Receiving and Traffic $3,214growth low, openings very high
Clinical Laboratory Technicians $4,557growth robust, openings high
Clinical Laboratory Technologists $5,454growth robust, openings high
Clinical Psychologists $5,438growth strong, openings low
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists $5,438growth strong, openings low
CNA (Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants) $2,953growth robust, openings very high
Coaches and Scouts $3,565growth moderate, openings high
Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/an/a
Coatroom Attendants n/an/a
Cobbler (see Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers) n/an/a
Cocktail Waiter and Waitress $1,784growth moderate, openings very high
Coffee Roaster (see Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders) n/an/a
Coffee Shop Counter Attendants $1,743growth low, openings very high
Coffee Shop Hosts and Hostesses $1,661growth moderate, openings very high
Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers n/an/a
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers n/agrowth strong, openings low
Collectors, Account $3,393growth strong, openings high
Collectors, Bills and Account $3,393growth strong, openings high
Collectors, Recyclable Material $2,863growth moderate, openings high
Collectors, Refuse $2,863growth moderate, openings high
Collectors, Tax $7,054growth moderate, openings low
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food $1,853growth moderate, openings very high
Commercial and Industrial Designers n/agrowth low, openings low
Commercial Divers n/agrowth low, openings low
Commercial Equipment Repairers, Electrical and Electronic $6,396growth low, openings low
Commercial Pilots $6,038growth moderate, openings very high
Commodities Sales Agents, Financial Services $6,902growth strong, openings high
Communication Equipment Workers, All Other $4,233growth low, openings low
Communication Workers, All Other $4,408growth low, openings moderate
Communications Equipment Operators, All Other n/an/a
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary $6,051growth moderate, openings low
Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other $3,897growth strong, openings very high
Community Association Managers $5,004growth moderate, openings high
Community Health Workers $3,380growth strong, openings low
Community Service Managers $5,563growth strong, openings high
Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/an/a
Compensation and Benefits Managers n/an/a
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists $5,765growth low, openings low
Compliance Officers $5,956growth low, openings high
Composers n/an/a
Comptroller (see Financial Managers) $9,173growth moderate, openings very high
Computer and Information Research Scientists n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Computer and Information Scientists, Research n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Computer and Information Systems Managers $9,065growth moderate, openings high
Computer Graphics Illustrator (see Multi-Media Artists and Animators) n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Computer Hardware Engineers $7,502growth moderate, openings low
Computer Network Architects $7,915n/a
Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Computer Occupations, All Other $6,824growth moderate, openings moderate
Computer Operators $4,531growth low, openings low
Computer Programmers $6,547growth low, openings high
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Computer Systems Analysts $6,393growth strong, openings high
Computer User Support Specialists $4,489growth moderate, openings very high
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers $3,751growth low, openings low
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Concession (Food) Counter Attendants $1,743growth low, openings very high
Concierges $2,820growth moderate, openings low
Conciliators n/an/a
Concrete Finishers $5,410growth moderate, openings low
Conductors, Railroad n/an/a
Conservation Science Teacher, Postsecondary n/an/a
Conservation Scientists $7,569growth low, openings moderate
Conservation Technicians n/agrowth low, openings high
Conservation Workers n/agrowth low, openings low
Conservators $4,207growth low, openings low
Construction and Building Inspectors $5,832growth low, openings moderate
Construction and Related Workers, All Other $4,877growth moderate, openings high
Construction Equipment Operators, All Other $5,263growth low, openings very high
Construction Laborers $3,745growth moderate, openings very high
Construction Managers $9,579growth moderate, openings very high
Construction Trades Helpers, All Other $3,322growth moderate, openings high
Construction Trades Supervisors/Managers $7,034growth moderate, openings very high
Continuous Mining Machine Operators $4,695growth robust, openings low
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door n/agrowth low, openings low
Controller (see Financial Managers) $9,173growth moderate, openings very high
Convention Planners $4,291growth strong, openings low
Conveyor Operators and Tenders n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Cooks, All Other $2,757growth strong, openings very high
Cooks, Cafeteria $3,026growth moderate, openings very high
Cooks, Chefs and Head Cooks $3,990growth moderate, openings moderate
Cooks, Fast Food $1,838growth low, openings high
Cooks, Head $3,990growth moderate, openings moderate
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria $3,026growth moderate, openings very high
Cooks, Private Household n/an/a
Cooks, Restaurant $2,388growth moderate, openings very high
Cooks, Short Order $2,218growth low, openings moderate
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Coordinators, Instructional $5,458growth moderate, openings moderate
Copilots, Airline $12,838growth moderate, openings very high
Copy Markers and Proofreaders n/an/a
Copy Writer (see Writers and Authors) $5,251growth low, openings low
Coremaking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Corporate Executive and Directors (see Chief Executive) $14,403growth low, openings very high
Correctional Officer Supervisors/Managers $7,215growth low, openings low
Correctional Officers and Jailers $4,798growth low, openings high
Correctional Treatment Specialists n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Correspondence Clerks n/agrowth low, openings low
Cosmetologists $2,478growth moderate, openings high
Cost Estimators $6,843growth moderate, openings low
Costume Attendants n/an/a
Council Members (see Legislators) n/agrowth low, openings low
Counseling Psychologists $5,438growth strong, openings low
Counselors, All Other $4,636growth robust, openings moderate
Counselors, Behavioral Disorder $4,058growth robust, openings high
Counselors, Loan n/an/a
Counselors, Mental Health $4,753growth robust, openings high
Counselors, Rehabilitation $4,618growth strong, openings high
Counselors, School $5,656growth moderate, openings high
Counselors, Substance Abuse $4,058growth robust, openings high
Counselors, Vocational $5,656growth moderate, openings high
Counselors: Educational, Vocational and School $5,656growth moderate, openings high
Counter and Rental Clerks $2,394growth low, openings very high
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop $1,743growth low, openings very high
Counter Attendants, Coffee Shop $1,743growth low, openings very high
Counter Attendants, Food Concession $1,743growth low, openings very high
Couriers and Messengers $2,894growth low, openings moderate
Court Reporters n/an/a
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks $3,990growth low, openings high
CPA (see Accountants and Auditors) $6,208growth moderate, openings very high
Craft Artists $3,367n/a
Crane and Tower Operators $5,665growth low, openings low
Credit Analysts n/an/a
Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks $2,884growth moderate, openings low
Credit Counselors n/an/a
Criminal Investigators $9,161growth low, openings moderate
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary $6,863n/a
Crop Laborers n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Crossing Guards n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Cruise Director (see Travel Guides) n/agrowth moderate, openings moderate
Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders $4,324growth strong, openings low
Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary $6,488growth low, openings low
Curators n/agrowth low, openings low
Custodian, Building (see Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners) $2,529growth low, openings very high
Customer Service Representatives $3,088growth strong, openings very high
Cutters $5,729growth moderate, openings high
Cutters and Trimmers, Hand n/an/a
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/agrowth low, openings low
Cutting Machine Operators, Setters and Tenders, Textile n/an/a
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Dancers $2,545growth low, openings moderate
Data Communications Analysts $6,348growth moderate, openings high
Data Entry Keyers $3,048growth low, openings low
Database Administrators $6,169growth moderate, openings low
Deaf Interpreters $4,192growth moderate, openings low
Dealers, Gaming $2,263growth moderate, openings moderate
Decorator (see Interior Designers) $5,114growth moderate, openings low
Delivery Services Truck Drivers $3,470growth low, openings very high
Demonstrators and Product Promoters $1,999growth low, openings high
Dental Assistants $3,611growth robust, openings very high
Dental Hygienists $6,125growth robust, openings very high
Dental Laboratory Technicians $4,373growth robust, openings low
Dentists, All Other Specialists n/an/a
Dentists, General $17,388growth robust, openings low
Dentists, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons n/an/a
Dentists, Orthodontist n/an/a
Dentists, Prosthodontists n/an/a
Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas $4,993growth low, openings low
Designers, All Other n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Designers, Commercial n/agrowth low, openings low
Designers, Exhibit n/an/a
Designers, Fashion n/an/a
Designers, Floral $2,295growth low, openings low
Designers, Graphic $4,466growth low, openings low
Designers, Industrial n/agrowth low, openings low
Designers, Interior $5,114growth moderate, openings low
Designers, Set and Exhibit n/an/a
Desk Clerks, Motel $2,125growth moderate, openings very high
Desk Clerks, Resort $2,125growth moderate, openings very high
Desk Clerks: Hotel, Motel and Resort $2,125growth moderate, openings very high
Desktop Publishers n/an/a
Detectives and Criminal Investigators $9,161growth low, openings moderate
Detectives and Investigators, Private n/an/a
Development Specialists $5,343growth moderate, openings moderate
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers $6,700growth robust, openings low
Diesel Engine Specialists $4,836growth low, openings high
Dietetic Technicians $3,207growth robust, openings low
Dietitians and Nutritionists $5,205growth robust, openings low
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers $1,772growth moderate, openings very high
Dinkey Operators, Rail Yard n/an/a
Direct Selling $2,298growth low, openings low
Directors and Producers $4,338growth low, openings low
Directors, Art n/agrowth low, openings low
Directors, Corporate (see Chief Executive) $14,403growth low, openings very high
Directors, Funeral n/an/a
Directors, Music n/an/a
Directors, Religious Activities and Education $3,063growth moderate, openings low
Directors: Education, Religious $3,063growth moderate, openings low
Dishwashers $1,723growth moderate, openings very high
Disk Jockey (see Radio and Television Announcers) $3,558growth low, openings low
Dispatchers, Ambulance $3,943growth low, openings moderate
Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance $3,833growth low, openings moderate
Dispatchers, Fire $3,943growth low, openings moderate
Dispatchers, Power $8,001growth low, openings low
Dispatchers: Police, Fire and Ambulance $3,943growth low, openings moderate
Dispensing Opticians $3,679growth robust, openings moderate
Displayers, Merchandise n/agrowth low, openings high
Distribution Managers $7,500growth low, openings low
Distributors, Power $8,001growth low, openings low
District Rangers (see Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists) n/an/a
District Sales Manager (see First-Line Supervisors/Managers: Non-Retail Sales Workers) $4,705growth low, openings low
Divers, Commercial n/agrowth low, openings low
Dog Groomer (see Nonfarm Animal Caretakers) $1,836growth moderate, openings moderate
Dog Trainer (see Animal Trainers) n/an/a
Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers $2,298growth low, openings low
Drafters, All Other $4,626growth low, openings low
Drafters, Architectural $5,597growth low, openings low
Drafters, Civil $5,597growth low, openings low
Drafters, Electrical and Electronics $5,184growth low, openings low
Drafters, Mechanical $6,491growth moderate, openings low
Dragline Operators $4,438growth moderate, openings moderate
Drama Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Dredge Operators n/an/a
Dressing Room Attendants n/an/a
Dressmakers $2,762n/a
Drier Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Drill Operators: Rotary, Oil and Gas $6,342growth low, openings moderate
Drillers: Earth, Except Oil and Gas $4,470growth low, openings low
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Driver/Sales Workers $2,928growth moderate, openings very high
Drivers, Bus, Transit and Intercity $3,118growth moderate, openings high
Drivers: Ambulance, Except Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) n/an/a
Drivers: Bus, School $3,049growth low, openings high
Drivers: Delivery Services, Truck $3,470growth low, openings very high
Drivers: Truck, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer $4,453growth low, openings very high
Drivers: Truck, Light or Delivery Services $3,470growth low, openings very high
Drug Counselor (see Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors) $4,058growth robust, openings high
Dry-Cleaning Workers $2,304growth low, openings moderate
Drying Machine Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers n/agrowth low, openings low
Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders, Textile n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas $4,470growth low, openings low
Earth Science Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Economics Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Economists $7,323growth low, openings low
Editors $4,877growth low, openings low
Editors, Film and Video n/an/a
Editors, Video n/an/a
Education Administrators, All Other $6,496growth moderate, openings low
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School $8,163growth moderate, openings high
Education Administrators, Postsecondary $8,731growth moderate, openings moderate
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program $4,255growth moderate, openings low
Education Directors, Religious $3,063growth moderate, openings low
Education Teachers, Postsecondary $6,887growth moderate, openings low
Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other $2,157growth moderate, openings high
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors $5,656growth moderate, openings high
Educators, Health $4,718growth robust, openings moderate
EKG Technician (see Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians) $6,143growth robust, openings low
Elected Officials: Federal, State or Local (see Legislators) n/agrowth low, openings low
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers n/an/a
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians $6,130growth low, openings high
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers n/an/a
Electrical and Electronics Drafters $5,184growth low, openings low
Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment n/agrowth low, openings low
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment $6,396growth low, openings low
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay $6,195growth low, openings low
Electrical Engineers $8,938growth low, openings moderate
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers $6,258growth moderate, openings high
Electrician Helpers $3,183growth low, openings low
Electricians $6,234growth low, openings very high
Electro-Mechanical Equipment Assemblers n/an/a
Electro-Mechanical Technicians n/agrowth low, openings low
Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers n/an/a
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers $3,700growth moderate, openings low
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer $8,912growth low, openings low
Elementary School Administrators $8,163growth moderate, openings high
Elementary School Teacher, Special Education $5,419growth moderate, openings high
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education $5,849growth moderate, openings very high
Elevator Installers and Repairers n/an/a
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs $4,223growth low, openings very high
Embalmers n/an/a
Emergency Management Directors n/agrowth low, openings low
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics $4,024growth robust, openings high
EMT (Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics) $4,024growth robust, openings high
Engine and Other Machine Assemblers n/an/a
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Engineering Technicians, Aerospace n/agrowth strong, openings low
Engineering Technicians, Civil $5,640growth low, openings high
Engineering Technicians, Electrical and Electronic $6,130growth low, openings high
Engineering Technicians, Environmental $4,488growth moderate, openings low
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other $5,852growth low, openings moderate
Engineering Technicians, Industrial $7,383growth moderate, openings low
Engineering Technicians, Mechanical $5,458growth moderate, openings low
Engineering Technicians, Sound n/an/a
Engineers, Aerospace n/agrowth low, openings low
Engineers, Agricultural n/an/a
Engineers, Airline $12,838growth moderate, openings very high
Engineers, All Other $10,163growth low, openings high
Engineers, Biomedical n/an/a
Engineers, Chemical $10,416growth low, openings low
Engineers, Civil $8,197growth low, openings high
Engineers, Computer Hardware $7,502growth moderate, openings low
Engineers, Computer Software Applications $6,937growth strong, openings moderate
Engineers, Computer Systems Software $7,488growth strong, openings low
Engineers, Electrical $8,938growth low, openings moderate
Engineers, Environmental $8,134growth low, openings moderate
Engineers, Geological $10,383growth strong, openings low
Engineers, Industrial $9,068growth low, openings low
Engineers, Locomotive n/agrowth low, openings low
Engineers, Marine n/an/a
Engineers, Materials n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Engineers, Mechanical n/agrowth low, openings moderate
Engineers, Mining and Mining Safety $10,383growth strong, openings low
Engineers, Nuclear n/an/a
Engineers, Petroleum $13,362growth moderate, openings high
Engineers, Rail Yard n/an/a
Engineers, Sales $8,350growth low, openings low
Engineers, Ship $5,437growth low, openings moderate
Engineers, Stationary $5,527growth moderate, openings low
Engineers: Electronics, Except Computer $8,912growth low, openings low
Engineers: Health and Safety, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors $9,025growth low, openings low
Engineers: Safety, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors $9,025growth low, openings low
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary $7,148growth moderate, openings low
Engravers n/an/a
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers, All Other n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Environmental Engineering Technicians $4,488growth moderate, openings low
Environmental Engineers $8,134growth low, openings moderate
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health $3,549growth low, openings high
Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health $5,774growth low, openings high
Epidemiologists n/an/a
Equipment Assemblers, Electrical and Electronic n/an/a
Equipment Assemblers, Electromechanical n/an/a
Equipment Cleaners, Vehicles $2,257growth moderate, openings very high
Equipment Installers, Electronic Home Entertainment $3,700growth moderate, openings low
Equipment Installers: Motor Vehicle, Electronic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Equipment Mechanics, Farm n/an/a
Equipment Mechanics, Mobile Heavy, Except Engines $5,233growth moderate, openings high
Equipment Mechanics, Outdoor Power n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Equipment Operators, Agricultural n/an/a
Equipment Operators, Chemical n/an/a
Equipment Operators, Cleaning n/an/a
Equipment Operators, Cooling n/an/a
Equipment Operators, Freezing n/an/a
Equipment Operators, Logging $3,917growth low, openings low
Equipment Operators, Metal Pickling n/an/a
Equipment Operators, Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Equipment Operators, Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance n/agrowth low, openings low
Equipment Operators, Surfacing n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Equipment Operators, Tamping n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Equipment Operators, Washing n/an/a
Equipment Operators: Construction , All Other $5,263growth low, openings very high
Equipment Operators: Heat Treating, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Equipment Repairers and Installers, Telecommunications, Except Line Installers $5,247growth low, openings high
Equipment Repairers and Installers: Electrical and Electronic, Transportation n/agrowth low, openings low
Equipment Repairers, Electronic Home Entertainment $3,700growth moderate, openings low
Equipment Repairers, Medical $5,793growth robust, openings low
Equipment Repairers, Powerhouse Electrical and Electronic $6,195growth low, openings low
Equipment Repairers, Relay Electrical and Electronic $6,195growth low, openings low
Equipment Repairers, Substation Electrical and Electronic $6,195growth low, openings low
Equipment Repairers: Electrical and Electronic, Commercial and Industrial $6,396growth low, openings low
Equipment Repairers: Motor Vehicles, Electronic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Equipment Workers: Media and Communication, All Other $4,233growth low, openings low
Escorts, Tour $2,353growth moderate, openings very high
Estimators, Cost $6,843growth moderate, openings low
Etchers and Engravers n/an/a
Ethnic Studies Teachers, Postsecondary $6,488growth low, openings low
Examiners, Claims $5,522growth strong, openings low
Examiners, Financial $5,122growth strong, openings low
Examiners, Title $5,125growth low, openings low
Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators $4,438growth moderate, openings moderate
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants $4,343growth moderate, openings very high
Executives, Chief $14,403growth low, openings very high
Exercise Physiologists n/an/a
Exhibit Designers n/an/a
Expediting Clerks $4,060growth low, openings high
Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters $5,288growth strong, openings low
Extraction Worker Helpers $4,010growth low, openings high
Extraction Workers Supervisors/Managers $7,034growth moderate, openings very high
Extraction Workers, All Other $4,452growth strong, openings moderate
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers n/an/a
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/an/a
Eye Glass Maker (see Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians) n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers n/an/a
Fabric Menders, Except Garment n/an/a
Fabricators and Fitters, Structural Metal $3,907growth moderate, openings low
Fabricators, All Other $2,971growth moderate, openings low
Fabricators, Fiberglass $3,584growth moderate, openings low
Fallers $4,913growth low, openings low
Family and General Practitioners $17,274growth robust, openings high
Family Social Workers $3,843growth strong, openings high
Family Therapists $3,704n/a
Farm and Home Management Advisors n/an/a
Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians n/an/a
Farm Labor Contractors n/an/a
Farm Products Purchasing Agents and Buyers n/an/a
Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Farming Workers Supervisors/Managers n/agrowth low, openings low
Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Fashion Designers n/an/a
Fast Food Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers $1,853growth moderate, openings very high
Fast Food Cooks $1,838growth low, openings high
Feeders, Machine n/agrowth low, openings low
Fence Erectors n/agrowth low, openings low
Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators $3,584growth moderate, openings low
File Clerks $2,781growth low, openings low
Filers, Tools n/an/a
Filling Machine Operators and Tenders $2,448growth low, openings low
Film and Video Editors n/an/a
Film Processor (see Photographic Processing Machine Operators) n/agrowth low, openings low
Filtering Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders $3,738growth robust, openings low
Financial Advisors, Personal $6,598growth robust, openings low
Financial Analysts $8,198growth low, openings high
Financial Clerks, All Other $3,922growth moderate, openings moderate
Financial Examiners $5,122growth strong, openings low
Financial Managers $9,173growth moderate, openings very high
Financial Specialists, All Other $5,312growth moderate, openings high
Fine Artists, Illustrators n/an/a
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators n/an/a
Fine Artists, Painters n/an/a
Fine Artists, Sculptors n/an/a
Finishers, Concrete $5,410growth moderate, openings low
Finishers, Floor n/an/a
Finishers, Furniture n/an/a
Finishers, Terrazzo n/an/a
Fire Chief (see First-Line Supervisors/Managers, Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers) $6,782growth low, openings low
Fire Dispatchers $3,943growth low, openings moderate
Fire Fighting and Prevention Worker Supervisors/Managers $6,782growth low, openings low
Fire Inspectors and Investigators n/agrowth low, openings low
Fire Investigators n/agrowth low, openings low
Firefighters $4,046growth low, openings very high
First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers $7,215growth low, openings low
First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers n/agrowth low, openings low
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers $6,782growth low, openings low
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers $2,978growth moderate, openings high
First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand $4,367growth moderate, openings moderate
First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers $3,295growth low, openings moderate
First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers $4,233growth moderate, openings low
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers $6,310growth low, openings high
First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers $4,705growth low, openings low
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers $4,923growth moderate, openings very high
First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers $3,741growth moderate, openings moderate
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives $7,633growth low, openings moderate
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers $6,439growth low, openings high
First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other $5,330growth moderate, openings low
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers $3,479growth moderate, openings very high
First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators $5,996growth low, openings moderate
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Groundskeeping Workers $4,233growth moderate, openings low
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Laborers, Hand $4,367growth moderate, openings moderate
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Material Movers, Hand $4,367growth moderate, openings moderate
First-Line Supervisors/Managers, Janitorial Workers $3,295growth low, openings moderate
First-Line Supervisors/Managers: Lawn Service $4,233growth moderate, openings low
Fish and Game Wardens n/an/a
Fish Cutters and Trimmers $1,678growth low, openings very high
Fish Roe Technicians (see Food Batchmakers) $2,117growth low, openings high
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers n/agrowth low, openings high
Fishing or Hunting Guide (see Tour Guides and Escorts) $2,353growth moderate, openings very high
Fishing Workers Supervisors/Managers n/agrowth low, openings low
Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors $3,014growth moderate, openings high
Flagger (see Crossing Guards) n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Flight Attendants n/agrowth moderate, openings moderate
Flight Engineers, Airline $12,838growth moderate, openings very high
Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles n/an/a
Floor Sanders and Finishers n/an/a
Floral Designers $2,295growth low, openings low
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Food Batchmakers $2,117growth low, openings high
Food Concession Counter Attendants $1,743growth low, openings very high
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders $2,326n/a
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other $2,258growth low, openings very high
Food Preparation and Serving Worker Supervisors/Managers $2,978growth moderate, openings high
Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Combined, Including Fast Food $1,853growth moderate, openings very high
Food Preparation Workers $2,196growth moderate, openings very high
Food Processing Workers, All Other $2,278growth low, openings low
Food Science Technicians n/agrowth low, openings low
Food Scientists and Technologists n/an/a
Food Servers $1,784growth moderate, openings very high
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant $2,246growth moderate, openings high
Food Service Managers $4,361growth low, openings moderate
Food Serving Related Workers, All Other $2,258growth low, openings very high
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Forensic Science Technicians n/agrowth low, openings low
Forest and Conservation Technicians n/agrowth low, openings high
Forest and Conservation Workers n/agrowth low, openings low
Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists n/an/a
Foresters $5,594growth low, openings low
Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
Forestry Workers Supervisors/Managers n/agrowth low, openings low
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/an/a
Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers n/an/a
Foundry Mold and Coremakers n/an/a
Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Freight Agents $3,007growth strong, openings very high
Freight Movers, Hand $2,727growth low, openings very high
Fundraisers $4,383n/a
Funeral Attendants n/agrowth robust, openings low
Funeral Service Managers n/an/a
Furnace Operators: Metal-Refining $5,115n/a
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Furnishings Workers, All Other n/an/a
Furniture Finishers n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Game Wardens n/an/a
Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners $1,855growth low, openings high
Gaming Cage Workers n/agrowth low, openings low
Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers $2,149growth low, openings low
Gaming Dealers $2,263growth moderate, openings moderate
Gaming Investigators n/an/a
Gaming Managers n/agrowth low, openings low
Gaming Service Workers, All Other n/agrowth low, openings moderate
Gaming Supervisors $3,521growth low, openings low
Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators n/an/a
Gaming workers, All Other n/agrowth low, openings moderate
Gaming, Slot Key Persons n/an/a
Garbage Collector (see Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors) $2,863growth moderate, openings high
Garment Pressers $1,834n/a
Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators n/agrowth low, openings low
Gas Plant Operators n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Gas Pumping Station Operators n/agrowth low, openings low
Gas Roustabouts $4,031growth low, openings very high
Gas Service Unit Operators $4,860growth low, openings high
Gaugers $6,121growth low, openings moderate
GED Teachers and Instructors $3,655growth moderate, openings low
General and Operations Managers $8,518growth low, openings very high
General Internists $17,373growth robust, openings low
General Maintenance and Repair Workers $3,869growth moderate, openings very high
General Office Clerks $3,289growth moderate, openings very high
General Practitioners, Physicians $17,274growth robust, openings high
Genetic Counselors n/an/a
Geographers n/an/a
Geography Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
Geological and Petroleum Technicians $4,813growth low, openings very high
Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers $10,383growth strong, openings low
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers $10,013growth low, openings high
Glass Installers, Automotive n/agrowth low, openings low
Glass Repairers, Automotive n/agrowth low, openings low
Glaziers $4,230growth moderate, openings low
Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Goldsmith (see Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers) $2,683n/a
Government Programs Eligibility Interviewers $4,223growth low, openings very high
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products n/agrowth low, openings low
Graduate Teaching Assistants n/an/a
Graphic Designers $4,466growth low, openings low
Greenhouse Laborers n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Grinders, Tools n/an/a
Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand n/an/a
Grinding Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders $4,324growth strong, openings low
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Ground Crew Supervisor, Aircraft (see Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors) $4,410growth moderate, openings low
Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other $3,019growth moderate, openings high
Groundskeeping Worker Supervisors/Managers $4,233growth moderate, openings low
Groundskeeping Workers $2,583growth moderate, openings high
Guards, Crossing n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Guards, Security $2,965growth moderate, openings very high
Guidance Counselors (Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors) $5,656growth moderate, openings high
Guides, Tour $2,353growth moderate, openings very high
Guides, Travel n/agrowth moderate, openings moderate
Gynecologists $20,589growth robust, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists $2,478growth moderate, openings high
Hairstylists $2,478growth moderate, openings high
Hand Packers and Packagers $2,198growth low, openings very high
Hand Sewers n/an/a
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers $5,218growth moderate, openings high
Head Cooks $3,990growth moderate, openings moderate
Head Start Teachers, Except Special Education (see Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education) $2,998growth strong, openings high
Health Aides, Home $2,253growth robust, openings very high
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors $9,025growth low, openings low
Health Club Manager (see First-Line Supervisors/Managers: Personal Service Workers) $3,741growth moderate, openings moderate
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other $6,087growth robust, openings moderate
Health Educators $4,718growth robust, openings moderate
Health Information Technicians $3,516growth robust, openings high
Health Services Managers $9,330growth robust, openings very high
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth robust, openings low
Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other $4,237growth robust, openings high
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other $4,815growth robust, openings high
Healthcare Social Workers $3,955growth robust, openings high
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other $3,235growth robust, openings very high
Healthcare Technical Workers, All Other $4,815growth robust, openings high
Hearing Aid Specialists n/an/a
Hearing Officers, Administrative Law n/an/a
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers $5,184growth moderate, openings moderate
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers $4,453growth low, openings very high
Helicopter Pilot $6,038growth moderate, openings very high
Help Desk Technician (see Computer Support Specialists) $4,489growth moderate, openings very high
Helpers, Bartender $1,772growth moderate, openings very high
Helpers, Blockmasonry n/agrowth strong, openings low
Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other $3,322growth moderate, openings high
Helpers, Maintenance Workers $2,767growth low, openings very high
Helpers, Marble Setter n/agrowth strong, openings low
Helpers, Paperhangers n/agrowth low, openings low
Helpers, Pipefitters $3,403growth moderate, openings low
Helpers, Plasterers n/agrowth low, openings low
Helpers, Plumbers $3,403growth moderate, openings low
Helpers, Repair Workers $2,767growth low, openings very high
Helpers, Steamfitters $3,403growth moderate, openings low
Helpers, Stonemason n/agrowth strong, openings low
Helpers, Stucco Masons n/agrowth low, openings low
Helpers, Tile Setter n/agrowth strong, openings low
Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters n/agrowth strong, openings low
Helpers--Carpenters $3,359growth strong, openings high
Helpers--Electricians $3,183growth low, openings low
Helpers--Extraction Workers $4,010growth low, openings high
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers $2,767growth low, openings very high
Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons n/agrowth low, openings low
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters $3,403growth moderate, openings low
Helpers--Production Workers $2,822growth moderate, openings low
Helpers--Roofers n/agrowth low, openings low
Highway Maintenance Workers $3,697growth low, openings low
Historians n/agrowth low, openings low
History Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Hoist and Winch Operators n/an/a
Home Appliance Repairers $3,534growth low, openings low
Home Care Aides $2,412growth robust, openings very high
Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Home Electronic Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers $3,700growth moderate, openings low
Home Health Aides $2,253growth robust, openings very high
Home Management Advisors n/an/a
Hostlers, Rail Yard n/an/a
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop $1,661growth moderate, openings very high
Hotel Managers $6,400growth moderate, openings moderate
Hotel Reservations (see Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks) $2,827growth moderate, openings very high
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks $2,125growth moderate, openings very high
House Painter $4,127growth moderate, openings high
Housekeeping and Janitorial Worker Supervisors/Managers $3,295growth low, openings moderate
Housekeeping Cleaners $1,983growth moderate, openings very high
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping $3,627growth low, openings high
Human Resources Managers $8,918growth moderate, openings moderate
Human Resources Specialists $5,074growth low, openings high
Human Service Assistants $3,121growth strong, openings very high
Hunters and Trappers n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Hunting or Fishing Guide (see Tour Guides and Escorts) $2,353growth moderate, openings very high
Hydrologists $6,763growth low, openings low
Hygienists, Dental $6,125growth robust, openings very high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Illustrator (see Multi-Media Artists and Animators) n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Illustrators, Fine Arts n/an/a
Industrial Designers n/agrowth low, openings low
Industrial Engineering Technicians $7,383growth moderate, openings low
Industrial Engineers $9,068growth low, openings low
Industrial Equipment Repairers, Electrical and Electronic $6,396growth low, openings low
Industrial Machinery Mechanics $5,119growth moderate, openings moderate
Industrial Production Managers $8,408growth low, openings low
Industrial Tractor Operators $3,823growth moderate, openings high
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators $3,823growth moderate, openings high
Industrial-Organizational Psychologists n/an/a
Information and Record Clerks, All Other $3,517growth moderate, openings very high
Information Clerks $2,701growth strong, openings very high
Information Scientists, Research n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Information Security Analysts $6,429growth low, openings low
Information Systems Manager $9,065growth moderate, openings high
Inspectors, Agricultural n/an/a
Inspectors, Building $5,832growth low, openings moderate
Inspectors, Construction and Building $5,832growth low, openings moderate
Inspectors, Fire n/agrowth low, openings low
Inspectors, Forest Fire n/an/a
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers $5,528growth low, openings high
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers, nonagricultural $5,528growth low, openings high
Inspectors, Transportation $7,924growth low, openings low
Installation Worker Helpers $2,767growth low, openings very high
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other $5,329growth low, openings very high
Installers Supervisors/Managers $6,310growth low, openings high
Installers, Air Conditioning $5,184growth moderate, openings moderate
Installers, Automotive Glass n/agrowth low, openings low
Installers, Carpet n/agrowth low, openings low
Installers, Ceiling Tile n/agrowth low, openings low
Installers, Drywall n/agrowth low, openings low
Installers, Electrical Power-Line $6,258growth moderate, openings high
Installers, Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment $3,700growth moderate, openings low
Installers, Elevator n/an/a
Installers, Fire Alarm Systems $4,471growth moderate, openings low
Installers, Heating $5,184growth moderate, openings moderate
Installers, Manufactured Buildings n/an/a
Installers, Mobile Home n/an/a
Installers, Refrigeration $5,184growth moderate, openings moderate
Installers, Security and Fire Alarm Systems $4,471growth moderate, openings low
Installers, Telecommunication Line $5,473growth low, openings moderate
Installers: Control and Valve, Except Mechanical Door n/agrowth low, openings low
Installers: Electrical and Electronic, Transportation Equipment n/agrowth low, openings low
Installers: Electronic Equipment, Motor Vehicles n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Installers: Telecommunications Equipment, Except Line Installers $5,247growth low, openings high
Institution Cooks $3,026growth moderate, openings very high
Instructional Aide (see Teacher Assistants) $3,053growth moderate, openings very high
Instructional Coordinators $5,458growth moderate, openings moderate
Instructors, Adult Literacy $3,655growth moderate, openings low
Instructors, Aerobics $3,014growth moderate, openings high
Instructors, Except Postsecondary, All Other $4,943growth moderate, openings very high
Instructors, GED $3,655growth moderate, openings low
Instructors, Remedial Education $3,655growth moderate, openings low
Instructors: Literacy, Adult $3,655growth moderate, openings low
Instructors: Nursing, Postsecondary $6,503growth robust, openings low
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall $3,599growth low, openings low
Insulation Workers, Mechanical $5,366growth low, openings low
Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage n/agrowth low, openings low
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks $4,524growth strong, openings moderate
Insurance Sales Agents $4,834growth robust, openings high
Insurance Underwriters $5,687growth moderate, openings low
Interior Designers $5,114growth moderate, openings low
Internet Developer (see Network Systems and Data Communications Analysts) $6,348growth moderate, openings high
Internists, General $17,373growth robust, openings low
Interpreters and Translators $4,192growth moderate, openings low
Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan $3,248growth low, openings high
Interviewers: Eligibility, Government Programs $4,223growth low, openings very high
Investigators, Claims $5,522growth strong, openings low
Investigators, Criminal $9,161growth low, openings moderate
Investigators, Detectives and Criminal $9,161growth low, openings moderate
Investigators, Fire n/agrowth low, openings low
Investigators, Gaming n/an/a
Investigators, Private n/an/a
Investment Banker (see Commodities Sales Agents, Financial Services) $6,902growth strong, openings high
Ironworker, Construction (see Structural Iron and Steel Workers) $5,260growth low, openings moderate
IT Technician (see Computer Support Specialists) $4,489growth moderate, openings very high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Jailers $4,798growth low, openings high
Janitorial Worker Supervisors/Managers $3,295growth low, openings moderate
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners $2,529growth low, openings very high
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers $2,683n/a
Job Analysis Specialists $5,765growth low, openings low
Judges, Administrative Law n/an/a
Judges, Civil or Criminal $12,041n/a
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates $12,041n/a
Judicial Law Clerks n/agrowth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Kennel Worker (see Nonfarm Animal Caretakers) $1,836growth moderate, openings moderate
Kettle Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Keyers, Data Entry $3,048growth low, openings low
Kiln Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education $5,418growth moderate, openings moderate
Kindergarten Teachers, Special Education Teachers $5,419growth moderate, openings high
Knitting and Weaving Machine Operators, Setters and Tenders, Textile n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Labor Relations Specialists $6,287growth moderate, openings low
Laboratory Animal Caretakers $2,268growth strong, openings low
Laboratory Technicians, Clinical $4,557growth robust, openings high
Laboratory Technicians, Dental $4,373growth robust, openings low
Laboratory Technicians, Medical and Clinical $4,557growth robust, openings high
Laboratory Technicians, Ophthalmic n/an/a
Laboratory Technologists, Clinical $5,454growth robust, openings high
Laboratory Technologists, Medical and Clinical $5,454growth robust, openings high
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand $2,727growth low, openings very high
Laborers, Construction $3,745growth moderate, openings very high
Laborers, Crop n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Laborers, Farm, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Laborers, Greenhouse n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Laborers, Hand $2,727growth low, openings very high
Laborers, Nursery n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Laminators, Fiberglass $3,584growth moderate, openings low
Landscape Architects n/agrowth low, openings low
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers $2,583growth moderate, openings high
Landscaping Worker Supervisors/Managers $4,233growth moderate, openings low
Language (English) Teachers, Postsecondary $7,148growth moderate, openings low
Language (Foreign), Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Lapping Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers $2,304growth low, openings moderate
Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary $6,863n/a
Law Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
Lawn Service Worker Supervisors/Managers $4,233growth moderate, openings low
Lawyers $10,042growth low, openings high
Layout Artist (see Graphic Designers) $4,466growth low, openings low
Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Legal Assistants $5,002growth low, openings high
Legal Clerks (see Law Clerks) n/agrowth low, openings low
Legal Secretaries $3,915growth low, openings moderate
Legal Support Workers, All Other $3,066n/a
Legislators n/agrowth low, openings low
Librarians $5,468growth low, openings moderate
Library Assistants, Clerical $3,059growth low, openings high
Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Library Technicians $3,558growth moderate, openings moderate
Library Workers, All Other $2,157growth moderate, openings high
License Clerks $3,990growth low, openings high
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses $4,501growth robust, openings very high
Licensed Vocational Nurses $4,501growth robust, openings very high
Life Scientists, All Other n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other n/agrowth low, openings high
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service $2,446growth low, openings very high
Light or Delivery Services Truck Drivers $3,470growth low, openings very high
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers $3,470growth low, openings very high
Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System Operators $4,774growth moderate, openings high
Literature (English) Teachers, Postsecondary $7,148growth moderate, openings low
Literature (Foreign), Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Loaders, Ship $3,762growth low, openings high
Loaders, Tank Car $3,762growth low, openings high
Loaders, Truck $3,762growth low, openings high
Loading Machine Operators $4,438growth moderate, openings moderate
Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining n/an/a
Loan Interviewers and Clerks $3,236growth moderate, openings moderate
Loan Officers $5,862growth strong, openings high
Lobby Attendants $1,842growth moderate, openings moderate
Lobbyists (see Public Relations Specialists) $5,248growth low, openings moderate
Lock Tenders n/an/a
Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants n/an/a
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers $3,573growth moderate, openings low
Locomotive Engineers n/agrowth low, openings low
Locomotive Firers n/an/a
Lodging Managers $6,400growth moderate, openings moderate
Log Graders and Scalers n/agrowth low, openings low
Logging Equipment Operators $3,917growth low, openings low
Logging Workers, All Other n/an/a
Logisticians $6,940growth strong, openings low
Lot Attendants, Parking $1,947growth low, openings low
Lounge Hosts and Hostesses $1,661growth moderate, openings very high
LPN (Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses) $4,501growth robust, openings very high
LPN- Licensed Practical Nurses $4,501growth robust, openings very high
Lumberjack (see Fallers) $4,913growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Machine Feeders and Offbearers n/agrowth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Baader n/agrowth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Blending n/agrowth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Brazing $3,947growth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Cementing n/an/a
Machine Operators, Channeling $4,403growth strong, openings low
Machine Operators, Clarifying $3,738growth robust, openings low
Machine Operators, Coating n/an/a
Machine Operators, Compacting n/an/a
Machine Operators, Continuous Mining $4,695growth robust, openings low
Machine Operators, Crushing $4,324growth strong, openings low
Machine Operators, Cutting n/agrowth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Dragline $4,438growth moderate, openings moderate
Machine Operators, Excavating $4,438growth moderate, openings moderate
Machine Operators, Extruding n/an/a
Machine Operators, Filling $2,448growth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Filtering $3,738growth robust, openings low
Machine Operators, Food Cooking $2,326n/a
Machine Operators, Forming n/an/a
Machine Operators, Gluing n/an/a
Machine Operators, Grinding $4,324growth strong, openings low
Machine Operators, Loading $4,438growth moderate, openings moderate
Machine Operators, Mine Cutting $4,403growth strong, openings low
Machine Operators, Mixing n/agrowth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Office, Except Computer $3,277growth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Packaging $2,448growth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Painting n/an/a
Machine Operators, Paper Goods n/an/a
Machine Operators, Photographic Processing n/agrowth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Polishing $4,324growth strong, openings low
Machine Operators, Postal Service Processing $3,175growth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Precipitating $3,738growth robust, openings low
Machine Operators, Pressing n/an/a
Machine Operators, Printing $3,804growth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Separating $3,738growth robust, openings low
Machine Operators, Sewing $2,885growth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Shoe n/an/a
Machine Operators, Slicing n/agrowth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Soldering $3,947growth low, openings low
Machine Operators, Spraying n/an/a
Machine Operators, Still $3,738growth robust, openings low
Machine Operators, Textile Bleaching n/an/a
Machine Operators, Textile Cutting n/an/a
Machine Operators, Textile Dyeing n/an/a
Machine Operators, Welding $3,947growth low, openings low
Machine Operators: Boring, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Machine Operators: Buffing, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Casting, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Coating, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Computer-Controlled Tool, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Coremaking, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Cutting, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Machine Operators: Drawing Out, Textiles n/an/a
Machine Operators: Drawing, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Drilling, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Machine Operators: Extruding, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Extruding, Synthetic and Glass Fibers n/an/a
Machine Operators: Forging, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Forming, Synthetic and Glass Fibers n/an/a
Machine Operators: Grinding, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Knitting, Textile n/an/a
Machine Operators: Lapping, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Lathe, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Loading, Underground Mining n/an/a
Machine Operators: Mail , Except Postal Service $2,729growth low, openings low
Machine Operators: Milling, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Molding, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Multiple, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Planing, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Plating, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Polishing, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Press, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Machine Operators: Punching, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Machine Operators: Rolling, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Sawing, Wood n/agrowth low, openings low
Machine Operators: Turning, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Machine Operators: Twisting, Textile n/an/a
Machine Operators: Weaving, Textile n/an/a
Machine Operators: Winding, Textile n/an/a
Machine Operators: Woodworking, Except Sawing n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Machinery Maintenance Workers $4,731growth low, openings moderate
Machinery Mechanics, Industrial $5,119growth moderate, openings moderate
Machinists $4,834growth low, openings low
Magistrate Judges $12,041n/a
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists $6,315growth robust, openings low
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners $1,983growth moderate, openings very high
Mail Carriers, Postal Service $4,352growth low, openings moderate
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service $2,729growth low, openings low
Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service $2,729growth low, openings low
Mail Superintendents $4,323growth low, openings low
Maintenance and Installation Workers, All Other $5,329growth low, openings very high
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General $3,869growth moderate, openings very high
Maintenance Equipment Operators, Rail-Track n/agrowth low, openings low
Maintenance Worker Helpers $2,767growth low, openings very high
Maintenance Workers, Grounds, All Other $3,019growth moderate, openings high
Maintenance Workers, Highway $3,697growth low, openings low
Maintenance Workers, Machinery $4,731growth low, openings moderate
Maitre D (see Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop) $1,661growth moderate, openings very high
Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance n/an/a
Management Analysts n/agrowth strong, openings moderate
Managers of Artists, Performers and Athletes n/an/a
Managers, Administrative Services $7,259growth moderate, openings very high
Managers, Advertising and Promotions $6,389growth moderate, openings low
Managers, Agricultural, Other n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Managers, All Other $8,521growth moderate, openings very high
Managers, Bar $4,361growth low, openings moderate
Managers, Benefits and Compensation n/an/a
Managers, Community Association $5,004growth moderate, openings high
Managers, Community Service $5,563growth strong, openings high
Managers, Compensation and Benefits n/an/a
Managers, Computer and Information Systems $9,065growth moderate, openings high
Managers, Construction $9,579growth moderate, openings very high
Managers, Distribution $7,500growth low, openings low
Managers, Engineering $12,614growth low, openings moderate
Managers, Farm, Ranch and Other Agricultural n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Managers, Financial $9,173growth moderate, openings very high
Managers, Food Service $4,361growth low, openings moderate
Managers, Gaming n/agrowth low, openings low
Managers, General and Operations $8,518growth low, openings very high
Managers, Health Services $9,330growth robust, openings very high
Managers, Hotels $6,400growth moderate, openings moderate
Managers, Human Resources $8,918growth moderate, openings moderate
Managers, Industrial Production $8,408growth low, openings low
Managers, Information Systems $9,065growth moderate, openings high
Managers, Lodging $6,400growth moderate, openings moderate
Managers, Marketing $6,918growth moderate, openings moderate
Managers, Medical Services $9,330growth robust, openings very high
Managers, Motel $6,400growth moderate, openings moderate
Managers, Natural Sciences $8,388growth low, openings moderate
Managers, Operations $8,518growth low, openings very high
Managers, Property $5,004growth moderate, openings high
Managers, Public Relations $8,092growth moderate, openings moderate
Managers, Purchasing $9,913growth moderate, openings moderate
Managers, Real Estate $5,004growth moderate, openings high
Managers, Restaurant $4,361growth low, openings moderate
Managers, Sales $8,477growth moderate, openings high
Managers, Social Service $5,563growth strong, openings high
Managers, Storage $7,500growth low, openings low
Managers, Training and Development $8,238growth strong, openings low
Manicurists and Pedicurists $2,598growth moderate, openings low
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers n/an/a
Manufacturing Sales Representatives, Except Technical and Scientific Products $4,515growth moderate, openings very high
Manufacturing Sales Representatives, Technical and Scientific Products $6,402growth low, openings moderate
Mapper (see Cartographers and Photogrammetrists) $5,458growth low, openings low
Mapping Technicians $4,695growth low, openings moderate
Marble Setter Helpers n/agrowth strong, openings low
Marble Setters n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects n/an/a
Marine Mechanic (see Motorboat Mechanics) $3,708growth strong, openings low
Marine Oilers $3,908growth low, openings high
Marine Science Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists $5,277growth strong, openings low
Marketing Managers $6,918growth moderate, openings moderate
Marriage and Family Therapists $3,704n/a
Masons, Cement $5,410growth moderate, openings low
Massage Therapists $7,375growth robust, openings high
Material Movers, Hand $2,727growth low, openings very high
Material Moving Workers, All Other $4,518growth low, openings high
Material-Moving Machine Operators Supervisors/Managers $5,996growth low, openings moderate
Materials Engineers n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Materials Scientists n/an/a
Mates, Water Vessels $5,797growth moderate, openings high
Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other n/an/a
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary $7,253growth moderate, openings low
Mathematical Technicians n/an/a
Mathematicians n/an/a
Maxillofacial Surgeons n/an/a
Meat Cutters $3,284growth low, openings low
Meat Packers n/an/a
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers $1,678growth low, openings very high
Mechanic, Marine (see Motorboat Mechanics) $3,708growth strong, openings low
Mechanical Door Repairers n/an/a
Mechanical Drafters $6,491growth moderate, openings low
Mechanical Engineering Technicians $5,458growth moderate, openings low
Mechanical Engineers n/agrowth low, openings moderate
Mechanics Supervisors/Managers $6,310growth low, openings high
Mechanics, Air Conditioning $5,184growth moderate, openings moderate
Mechanics, Aircraft $5,359growth moderate, openings very high
Mechanics, Automotive Service $4,277growth low, openings very high
Mechanics, Bus $4,836growth low, openings high
Mechanics, Diesel Engine $4,836growth low, openings high
Mechanics, Farm Equipment n/an/a
Mechanics, Heating $5,184growth moderate, openings moderate
Mechanics, Industrial Machinery $5,119growth moderate, openings moderate
Mechanics, Mobile Heavy Equipment, Except Engines $5,233growth moderate, openings high
Mechanics, Motorboat $3,708growth strong, openings low
Mechanics, Motorcycle $2,987growth moderate, openings low
Mechanics, Outdoor Power Equipment n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Mechanics, Radio $5,138growth low, openings low
Mechanics, Refrigeration $5,184growth moderate, openings moderate
Mechanics, Truck $4,836growth low, openings high
Mechanics: Small Engine, Other n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other $4,233growth low, openings low
Media and Communication Workers, All Other $4,408growth low, openings moderate
Mediators n/an/a
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians $4,557growth robust, openings high
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists $5,454growth robust, openings high
Medical and Health Services Managers $9,330growth robust, openings very high
Medical Appliance Technicians n/agrowth robust, openings low
Medical Assistants $3,301growth robust, openings very high
Medical Equipment Preparers $3,412growth robust, openings low
Medical Equipment Repairers $5,793growth robust, openings low
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians $3,516growth robust, openings high
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists n/agrowth robust, openings low
Medical Secretaries $3,097growth robust, openings high
Medical Stenographer (see Medical Transcriptionists) $3,248growth strong, openings low
Medical Technicians, Appliance n/agrowth robust, openings low
Medical Transcriptionists $3,248growth strong, openings low
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners $4,291growth strong, openings low
Menders: Fabric, Except Garment n/an/a
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers $3,600growth robust, openings very high
Mental Health Counselors $4,753growth robust, openings high
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers n/agrowth low, openings high
Messengers $2,894growth low, openings moderate
Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other n/an/a
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders $5,115n/a
Meter Readers, Utilities $4,194growth low, openings low
Meterorologist (see Atmospheric and Space Scientists) $7,464growth low, openings low
Microbiologists $5,458growth low, openings low
Middle School Teachers, Special Education $5,584growth moderate, openings low
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education $5,800growth moderate, openings very high
Middle School Teachers, Vocational Education $5,101n/a
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Millwrights $5,049growth strong, openings low
Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators $4,403growth strong, openings low
Mine Shuttle Car Operators n/an/a
Miners, Except Drillers and Machine Operators $4,452growth strong, openings moderate
Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers $10,383growth strong, openings low
Mining Machine Operators, All Other $4,253growth moderate, openings moderate
Mining Machine Operators, Continuous $4,695growth robust, openings low
Mining Roof Bolters n/agrowth robust, openings low
Mining Service Unit Operators $4,860growth low, openings high
Mining, Loading Machine Operators, Underground n/an/a
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/agrowth low, openings low
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines $5,233growth moderate, openings high
Mobile Home Installers n/an/a
Model Makers, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Model Makers, Wood n/an/a
Models n/an/a
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors n/an/a
Motel Desk Clerks $2,125growth moderate, openings very high
Motel Managers $6,400growth moderate, openings moderate
Motion Picture Camera Operators n/agrowth low, openings low
Motion Picture Projectionists n/an/a
Motor Vehicle Electronic Equipment Repairers and Installers n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other $4,629growth moderate, openings low
Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians $3,708growth strong, openings low
Motorboat Operators n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Motorcycle Mechanics $2,987growth moderate, openings low
Multimedia Artists and Animators n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Municipal Clerks $3,990growth low, openings high
Museum Technicians and Conservators $4,207growth low, openings low
Music Directors and Composers n/an/a
Music Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners n/an/a
Musicians and Singers n/agrowth strong, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Natural Sciences Managers $8,388growth low, openings moderate
Naval Architects n/an/a
Network and Computer Systems Administrators $6,348growth moderate, openings high
Network Support Specialists, Computer $5,233growth low, openings moderate
New Accounts Clerks $2,724growth moderate, openings low
News Analysts, Broadcast n/an/a
News Anchor/Commentator (see Broadcast News Analysts) n/an/a
News and Street Vendors $2,298growth low, openings low
Non-Retail Sales Workers Supervisors/Managers $4,705growth low, openings low
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers $1,836growth moderate, openings moderate
Nuclear Engineers n/an/a
Nuclear Medicine Technologists n/agrowth robust, openings low
Nuclear Power Reactor Operators n/an/a
Nuclear Technicians n/an/a
Nurse Anesthetists $12,497n/a
Nurse Midwives $7,970growth robust, openings low
Nurse Practitioners $9,317growth robust, openings moderate
Nursery Laborers n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Nursery School Teachers, Except Special Education (see Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education) $2,998growth strong, openings high
Nurses, Licensed Practical $4,501growth robust, openings very high
Nurses, Licensed Vocational $4,501growth robust, openings very high
Nurses, LPN $4,501growth robust, openings very high
Nurses, Practical, Licensed $4,501growth robust, openings very high
Nurses, Registered $6,970growth robust, openings very high
Nurses, RN $6,970growth robust, openings very high
Nurses, Vocational, Licensed $4,501growth robust, openings very high
Nursing Assistants $2,953growth robust, openings very high
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary $6,503growth robust, openings low
Nursing Supervisor $6,970growth robust, openings very high
Nursing, Attendants $2,953growth robust, openings very high
Nursing, Orderlies $2,580growth robust, openings low
Nutritionists and Dietitians $5,205growth robust, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
OB/GYN (see Obstetricians and Gynecologists) $20,589growth robust, openings low
Obstetricians and Gynecologists $20,589growth robust, openings low
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists $6,143growth low, openings moderate
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians $5,501growth low, openings low
Occupational Therapists $6,701growth robust, openings moderate
Occupational Therapy Aides n/an/a
Occupational Therapy Assistants n/an/a
Offbearers, Machine n/agrowth low, openings low
Office and Administrative Support Workers Supervisors/Managers $4,923growth moderate, openings very high
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other $4,174growth strong, openings very high
Office Clerks, General $3,289growth moderate, openings very high
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer $3,277growth low, openings low
Office Machine Repairers $3,751growth low, openings low
Office Manager (see Administrative Services Managers) $7,259growth moderate, openings very high
Officers, Corporate (see Chief Executive) $14,403growth low, openings very high
Officers, Correctional $4,798growth low, openings high
Officers, Gaming Surveillance n/an/a
Officers, Loan $5,862growth strong, openings high
Officers, Police and Sheriffs Patrol $6,166growth low, openings very high
Officers, Probation n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Officers, Surveillance, Gaming n/an/a
Officers: Compliance, Except Agriculture, Construction, Health and Safety, and Transportation $5,956growth low, openings high
Officers: Hearing, Administrative Law n/an/a
Officials: Sports, Other n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Oil and Gas Derrick Operators $4,993growth low, openings low
Oil and Gas Rotary Drill Operators $6,342growth low, openings moderate
Oil and Gas Roustabouts $4,031growth low, openings very high
Oil Service Unit Operators $4,860growth low, openings high
Ombudsman (see Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators) n/an/a
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators $5,263growth low, openings very high
Operating Workers Supervisors/Managers $6,439growth low, openings high
Operations Manager $8,518growth low, openings very high
Operations Research Analysts $6,070growth moderate, openings low
Operators and Tenders, Metal Refining Furnace $5,115n/a
Operators, Agricultural Equipment n/an/a
Operators, Answering Service $2,641growth low, openings low
Operators, Baader Machine n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators, Baking Machine n/an/a
Operators, Billing and Posting Machine $3,450growth strong, openings very high
Operators, Blending Machine n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators, Boiler $5,527growth moderate, openings low
Operators, Brazing Machine $3,947growth low, openings low
Operators, Cementing Machine n/an/a
Operators, Channeling Machine $4,403growth strong, openings low
Operators, Chemical Equipment n/an/a
Operators, Chemical Plant and System n/an/a
Operators, Clarifying Machine $3,738growth robust, openings low
Operators, Cleaning Equipment n/an/a
Operators, Coating Machine n/an/a
Operators, Compacting Machine n/an/a
Operators, Computer $4,531growth low, openings low
Operators, Construction Equipment, All Other $5,263growth low, openings very high
Operators, Continuous Mining Machine $4,695growth robust, openings low
Operators, Conveyor n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Operators, Cooling Equipment n/an/a
Operators, Crane $5,665growth low, openings low
Operators, Crushing Machine $4,324growth strong, openings low
Operators, Cutting Machine n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators, Derrick, Oil and Gas $4,993growth low, openings low
Operators, Dragline Machine $4,438growth moderate, openings moderate
Operators, Dredge n/an/a
Operators, Drier n/an/a
Operators, Drying Machine n/an/a
Operators, Excavating Machine $4,438growth moderate, openings moderate
Operators, Extruding Machine n/an/a
Operators, Filling Machine $2,448growth low, openings low
Operators, Filtering Machine $3,738growth robust, openings low
Operators, Food Cooking Machine $2,326n/a
Operators, Forming Machine n/an/a
Operators, Freezing Equipment n/an/a
Operators, Furnace n/an/a
Operators, Gas Compressor n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators, Gas Plant n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Operators, Gas Pumping Station n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators, Gas Service Unit $4,860growth low, openings high
Operators, Gluing Machine n/an/a
Operators, Grinding Machine $4,324growth strong, openings low
Operators, Hoist and Winch n/an/a
Operators, Industrial Truck $3,823growth moderate, openings high
Operators, Kettle n/an/a
Operators, Kiln n/an/a
Operators, Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System $4,774growth moderate, openings high
Operators, Loading Machine $4,438growth moderate, openings moderate
Operators, Logging Equipment $3,917growth low, openings low
Operators, Metal Pickling Equipment n/an/a
Operators, Mine Cutting $4,403growth strong, openings low
Operators, Mining Machine, All Other $4,253growth moderate, openings moderate
Operators, Mining Service Unit $4,860growth low, openings high
Operators, Mixing Machine n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators, Motorboat n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Operators, Nuclear Power Reactor n/an/a
Operators, Oil and Gas Derrick $4,993growth low, openings low
Operators, Oil Service Unit $4,860growth low, openings high
Operators, Oven n/an/a
Operators, Packaging Machine $2,448growth low, openings low
Operators, Painting Machine n/an/a
Operators, Paper Goods Machine n/an/a
Operators, Paving, Surfacing and Tamping Equipment n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Operators, Petroleum Pump System $6,121growth low, openings moderate
Operators, Photographic Processing Machine n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators, Pile-Driver n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators, Polishing Machine $4,324growth strong, openings low
Operators, Power Plant $4,953growth low, openings high
Operators, Precipitating Machine $3,738growth robust, openings low
Operators, Pressing Machine n/an/a
Operators, Printing Machine $3,804growth low, openings low
Operators, Radio n/an/a
Operators, Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators, Refinery $6,121growth low, openings moderate
Operators, Separating Machine $3,738growth robust, openings low
Operators, Sewing Machine $2,885growth low, openings low
Operators, Shoe Machine n/an/a
Operators, Shuttle Car n/an/a
Operators, Slicing Machine n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators, Soldering Machine $3,947growth low, openings low
Operators, Spraying Machine n/an/a
Operators, Still Machine $3,738growth robust, openings low
Operators, Streetcar n/an/a
Operators, Subway and Streetcar n/an/a
Operators, Surfacing Equipment n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Operators, Switchboard $2,641growth low, openings low
Operators, Tamping Equipment n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Operators, Telephone n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators, Textile Bleaching Dyeing n/an/a
Operators, Textile Bleaching Machine n/an/a
Operators, Textile Cutting Machine n/an/a
Operators, Tower $5,665growth low, openings low
Operators, Tractors $3,823growth moderate, openings high
Operators, Video Camera n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators, Washing Equipment n/an/a
Operators, Water Waste Treatment Plant and System $4,774growth moderate, openings high
Operators, Welding Machine $3,947growth low, openings low
Operators, Winch n/an/a
Operators: Boring Machine, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Operators: Buffing Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Camera for Television, Video and Motion Picture n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators: Casting Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Coating Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Communications Equipment, All Other n/an/a
Operators: Computer-Controlled Machine Tool, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Coremaking Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Cutting Machine, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Operators: Dinkey, Rail Yard n/an/a
Operators: Drawing Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Drawing Out Machine, Textile n/an/a
Operators: Drilling Machine, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Operators: Extruding Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Extruding Machine, Synthetic and Glass Fibers n/an/a
Operators: Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking and Drying Machine n/an/a
Operators: Forging Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Forming Machine, Synthetic and Glass Fibers n/an/a
Operators: Grinding Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Heat Treating Equipment, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Knitting Machine, Textile n/an/a
Operators: Lapping Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Lathe Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Loading Machine, Underground Mining n/an/a
Operators: Mail Machine, Except Postal Service $2,729growth low, openings low
Operators: Milling Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Molding Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Motor Vehicle, All Other $4,629growth moderate, openings low
Operators: Multiple Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Office Machine, Except Computer $3,277growth low, openings low
Operators: Planing Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Plant, All Other $5,568growth moderate, openings low
Operators: Plating Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Polishing Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Press Machine, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Operators: Pump, Except Wellhead Pumpers $3,718growth low, openings low
Operators: Punching Machine, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Operators: Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators: Rolling Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Rotary Drill, Oil and Gas $6,342growth low, openings moderate
Operators: Sawing Machine, Wood n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators: Signal, Railroad n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators: Switch, Railroad n/agrowth low, openings low
Operators: Turning Machine, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Operators: Twisting Machine, Textile n/an/a
Operators: Weaving Machine, Textile n/an/a
Operators: Winding Machine, Textile n/an/a
Operators: Woodworking Machine, Except Sawing n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians n/an/a
Ophthalmic Medical Technicians $3,900n/a
Opticians, Dispensing $3,679growth robust, openings moderate
Optometrists $14,734growth robust, openings low
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons n/an/a
Oral Hygienists (see Dental Hygienists) $6,125growth robust, openings very high
Orchestra Director (see Music Directors and Composers) n/an/a
Order Clerks $3,280growth low, openings moderate
Order Fillers $2,540growth low, openings very high
Orderlies $2,580growth robust, openings low
Orderlies, Nursing $2,580growth robust, openings low
Ordnance Handling Experts $5,288growth strong, openings low
Organizational Psychologists, Industrial n/an/a
Orthodontists n/an/a
Orthotists and Prosthetists n/an/a
Outboard Motor Mechanic (see Motorboat Mechanics) $3,708growth strong, openings low
Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Oven Operators and Tenders n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders $2,448growth low, openings low
Packers and Packagers, Hand $2,198growth low, openings very high
Painter, Paperhanger, Plasterer, and Stucco Helpers n/agrowth low, openings low
Painters, Construction and Maintenance $4,127growth moderate, openings high
Painters, Fine Arts n/an/a
Painters, Transportation Equipment $4,260growth low, openings low
Painting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/an/a
Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers n/an/a
Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/an/a
Paperhangers n/an/a
Paperhangers Helpers n/agrowth low, openings low
Paralegals and Legal Assistants $5,002growth low, openings high
Paramedics $4,024growth robust, openings high
Parking Enforcement Workers n/agrowth low, openings low
Parking Lot Attendants $1,947growth low, openings low
Parts Salespersons $3,031growth moderate, openings very high
Pathologists, Speech-Language $6,658growth strong, openings moderate
Patrol Officers, Police and Sheriff $6,166growth low, openings very high
Patternmakers, Apparel n/an/a
Patternmakers, Fabric and Apparel n/an/a
Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Patternmakers, Wood n/an/a
Pavers, Segmental n/an/a
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks $3,829growth low, openings high
Peddler (see Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers) $2,298growth low, openings low
Pediatricians, General $16,204growth robust, openings low
Pedicurists $2,598growth moderate, openings low
Performance Makeup Artists n/an/a
Performers, All Other n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Personal Care Aides $2,412growth robust, openings very high
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other $2,389growth robust, openings high
Personal Financial Advisors $6,598growth robust, openings low
Personal Service Worker Supervisors/Managers $3,741growth moderate, openings moderate
Personal Trainer (see Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors) $3,014growth moderate, openings high
Pest Control Workers n/agrowth strong, openings low
Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation n/an/a
Petroleum Engineers $13,362growth moderate, openings high
Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers $6,121growth low, openings moderate
Petroleum Technicians $4,813growth low, openings very high
Pharmacists $11,086growth robust, openings high
Pharmacy Aides $3,369growth robust, openings low
Pharmacy Technicians $3,293growth robust, openings high
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
Phlebotomists $3,350growth robust, openings low
Photogrammetrists $5,458growth low, openings low
Photographers $2,863growth low, openings low
Photographic Equipment Repairers n/an/a
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators n/agrowth low, openings low
Physical Science Technicians, All Other n/agrowth low, openings high
Physical Scientists, All Other $6,403growth strong, openings low
Physical Therapist Aides $2,991growth robust, openings low
Physical Therapist Assistants $5,313growth robust, openings low
Physical Therapists $8,067growth robust, openings high
Physician Assistants $8,585growth robust, openings high
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other $14,226growth robust, openings moderate
Physicians, Family and General Practitioners $17,274growth robust, openings high
Physicians, General Practitioners $17,274growth robust, openings high
Physicians, Gynecology $20,589growth robust, openings low
Physicians, Obstetrics and Gynecology $20,589growth robust, openings low
Physicians, Optometry $14,734growth robust, openings low
Physicians, Psychiatrists $17,723growth robust, openings low
Physicians: Internists, General $17,373growth robust, openings low
Physicians: Pediatricians, General $16,204growth robust, openings low
Physicists n/an/a
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Pile-Driver Operators n/agrowth low, openings low
Pilot, Helicopter $6,038growth moderate, openings very high
Pilots, Airline $12,838growth moderate, openings very high
Pilots, Commercial Air Transportation $6,038growth moderate, openings very high
Pilots, Water Vessels $5,797growth moderate, openings high
Pipefitters $5,992growth low, openings very high
Pipefitters Helpers $3,403growth moderate, openings low
Pipelayer, Plumber, Pipefitter, and Steamfitter Helpers $3,403growth moderate, openings low
Pipelayers $4,534growth low, openings low
Placement Specialists $5,074growth low, openings high
Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Planners, Convention and Meeting $4,291growth strong, openings low
Planners, Meeting and Convention $4,291growth strong, openings low
Planners, Regional $6,501growth low, openings moderate
Planners, Urban and Regional $6,501growth low, openings moderate
Planning Clerks $4,060growth low, openings high
Plant and System Operators, All Other $5,568growth moderate, openings low
Plant Manager (see Industrial Production Managers) $8,408growth low, openings low
Plant Operators, Chemical n/an/a
Plant Operators, Gas n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Plant Operators, Liquid Waste Treatment System $4,774growth moderate, openings high
Plant Operators, Water and Liquid Waste Treatment System $4,774growth moderate, openings high
Plant Scientists $5,989growth low, openings low
Plasterers and Stucco Masons n/agrowth low, openings low
Plasterers Helpers n/agrowth low, openings low
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Plumbers Helpers $3,403growth moderate, openings low
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters $5,992growth low, openings very high
Podiatrists n/an/a
Police and Detective Supervisors/Managers $7,633growth low, openings moderate
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers $6,166growth low, openings very high
Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers $3,943growth low, openings moderate
Police, Railroad n/an/a
Police, Transit and Railroad n/an/a
Policy Processing Clerks, Insurance $4,524growth strong, openings moderate
Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders $4,324growth strong, openings low
Polishing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Polishing Workers, Hand n/an/a
Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Political Scientists n/an/a
Pollsters (see Survey Researchers) n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Porters, Baggage $2,027growth moderate, openings moderate
Postal Service Clerks $4,172growth low, openings moderate
Postal Service Mail Carriers $4,352growth low, openings moderate
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators $3,175growth low, openings low
Posting Clerks $3,450growth strong, openings very high
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents $4,323growth low, openings low
Postsecondary Education Administrators $8,731growth moderate, openings moderate
Postsecondary Teachers, All Other n/agrowth low, openings moderate
Poultry Cutters and Trimmers $1,678growth low, openings very high
Pourers and Casters, Metal n/an/a
Power Dispatchers $8,001growth low, openings low
Power Distributors and Dispatchers $8,001growth low, openings low
Power Plant Operators $4,953growth low, openings high
Power Tool and Related Repairers n/an/a
Power-Line, Electrical, Installers and Repairers $6,258growth moderate, openings high
Powerhouse Equipment Repairers, Electrical and Electronic $6,195growth low, openings low
Precious Stone Workers $2,683n/a
Precipitating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders $3,738growth robust, openings low
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other $5,608growth low, openings low
Preparer, Tax $4,249growth moderate, openings low
Preparers, Medical Equipment $3,412growth robust, openings low
Prepress Technician and Workers n/an/a
Preschool Administrators $4,255growth moderate, openings low
Preschool Teacher, Special Education $5,309growth strong, openings low
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education $2,998growth strong, openings high
Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Press Secretary (see Public Relations Specialists) $5,248growth low, openings moderate
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials $1,834n/a
Pressing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/an/a
Prevention Specialists, Forest Fire n/an/a
Printing Press Operators $3,804growth low, openings low
Prison Guard (see Correctional Officers and Jailers) $4,798growth low, openings high
Prison Guard Supervisors/Managers (see First-Line Supervisors/Managers, Correctional Officers) $7,215growth low, openings low
Private Detectives and Investigators n/an/a
Private Investigators n/an/a
Private Tutor $4,943growth moderate, openings very high
Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Process Control Programmers n/an/a
Processing Machine Operators, Postal Service $3,175growth low, openings low
Procurement Clerks $3,832growth low, openings high
Producers and Directors $4,338growth low, openings low
Product Promoters $1,999growth low, openings high
Production Worker Helpers $2,822growth moderate, openings low
Production Workers Supervisors/Managers $6,439growth low, openings high
Production Workers, All Other n/agrowth low, openings moderate
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks $4,060growth low, openings high
Programmers, Computer $6,547growth low, openings high
Programmers, Numerical Tool and Process Control n/an/a
Programmers, Process Control n/an/a
Projectionists, Motion Picture n/an/a
Promoters, Product $1,999growth low, openings high
Promotions and Advertising Managers $6,389growth moderate, openings low
Proofreaders and Copy Markers n/an/a
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers $5,004growth moderate, openings high
Prosthetists and Orthotists n/an/a
Prosthodontists n/an/a
Protection Technicians, Including Health $3,549growth low, openings high
Protective Service Worker, All Other, Supervisors/Managers $5,330growth moderate, openings low
Protective Service Workers, All Other $3,670growth moderate, openings high
Pruners, Tree n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Psychiatric Aides $3,193growth strong, openings moderate
Psychiatric Technicians $3,278growth robust, openings high
Psychiatrists $17,723growth robust, openings low
Psychologists, All Other n/an/a
Psychologists, Clinical and Counseling $5,438growth strong, openings low
Psychologists, Industrial Organizational n/an/a
Psychologists, School $5,438growth strong, openings low
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Public Address System and Other Announcers n/an/a
Public Health Nurse (see Registered Nurses) $6,970growth robust, openings very high
Public Health Social Workers $3,955growth robust, openings high
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers $8,092growth moderate, openings moderate
Public Relations Specialists $5,248growth low, openings moderate
Publicist (see Public Relations Specialists) $5,248growth low, openings moderate
Publishers, Desktop n/an/a
Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers $3,718growth low, openings low
Pump Operators, Petroleum $6,121growth low, openings moderate
Pumpers, Wellhead n/an/a
Punching Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products $5,927growth moderate, openings high
Purchasing Clerk (see Procurement Clerks) $3,832growth low, openings high
Purchasing Managers $9,913growth moderate, openings moderate
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Quarry Rock Splitters n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Radiation Therapists n/an/a
Radio and Television Announcers $3,558growth low, openings low
Radio Operators n/an/a
Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers $5,138growth low, openings low
Radiologic Technologists $5,743growth robust, openings high
Rail Car Repairers n/agrowth low, openings low
Rail Transportation Workers, All Other n/an/a
Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators, and Hostlers n/an/a
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators n/agrowth low, openings low
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators n/agrowth low, openings low
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters n/an/a
Railroad Police n/an/a
Ramp Boss, Aircraft (see Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors) $4,410growth moderate, openings low
Ranch Managers n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Ranchers n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Real Estate Appraisers $5,617growth low, openings low
Real Estate Assessors $5,617growth low, openings low
Real Estate Brokers $5,258n/a
Real Estate Managers $5,004growth moderate, openings high
Real Estate Sales Agents $5,768growth moderate, openings low
Rebar Workers n/an/a
Receiving Clerks $3,214growth low, openings very high
Receptionists and Information Clerks $2,701growth strong, openings very high
Recording Engineer (see Sound Engineering Technicians) n/an/a
Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
Recreation Attendants $2,118growth moderate, openings very high
Recreation Workers $3,098growth low, openings high
Recreational Protective Service Workers, All Other $2,446growth low, openings very high
Recreational Therapists n/agrowth robust, openings moderate
Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians $3,413growth moderate, openings low
Recruitment Specialists $5,074growth low, openings high
Recyclable Material Collectors $2,863growth moderate, openings high
Referees n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Refinery Operators, Petroleum $6,121growth low, openings moderate
Refractory Materials Repairers, Except Brickmasons n/an/a
Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers $5,184growth moderate, openings moderate
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors $2,863growth moderate, openings high
Regional Planners $6,501growth low, openings moderate
Registered Nurses $6,970growth robust, openings very high
Rehabilitation Counselors $4,618growth strong, openings high
Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers n/an/a
Relay Equipment Repairers, Electrical and Electronic $6,195growth low, openings low
Religion Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
Religious Activities and Education Directors $3,063growth moderate, openings low
Religious Workers, All Other $3,183growth strong, openings low
Remedial Education Teachers and Instructors $3,655growth moderate, openings low
Rental Clerks $2,394growth low, openings very high
Repair and Installation Workers, All Other $5,329growth low, openings very high
Repair and Maintenance Workers, General $3,869growth moderate, openings very high
Repair Worker Helpers $2,767growth low, openings very high
Repairers and Installers, Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment $3,700growth moderate, openings low
Repairers Supervisors/Managers $6,310growth low, openings high
Repairers, Amusement Machines n/agrowth strong, openings low
Repairers, Automated Teller $3,751growth low, openings low
Repairers, Automotive Body and Related $4,612growth low, openings low
Repairers, Automotive Glass n/agrowth low, openings low
Repairers, Bicycle n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Repairers, Camera Equipment n/an/a
Repairers, Coin Machines n/agrowth strong, openings low
Repairers, Electric Motor and Related n/an/a
Repairers, Electrical and Electronics, Commercial and Industrial Equipment $6,396growth low, openings low
Repairers, Electrical and Electronics, Transportation Equipment n/agrowth low, openings low
Repairers, Electrical Power-Line $6,258growth moderate, openings high
Repairers, Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment $3,700growth moderate, openings low
Repairers, Elevator n/an/a
Repairers, Home Appliance $3,534growth low, openings low
Repairers, Leather n/an/a
Repairers, Locks $3,573growth moderate, openings low
Repairers, Mechanical Door n/an/a
Repairers, Medical Equipment $5,793growth robust, openings low
Repairers, Musical Instrument n/an/a
Repairers, Office Machine $3,751growth low, openings low
Repairers, Photographic Equipment n/an/a
Repairers, Power Tool, and Related n/an/a
Repairers, Powerhouse Electrical and Electronics Equipment $6,195growth low, openings low
Repairers, Rail Car n/agrowth low, openings low
Repairers, Relay Electrical and Electronics Equipment $6,195growth low, openings low
Repairers, Safe $3,573growth moderate, openings low
Repairers, Shoe n/an/a
Repairers, Signal Switch n/an/a
Repairers, Substation Electrical and Electronics Equipment $6,195growth low, openings low
Repairers, Telecommunication Line $5,473growth low, openings moderate
Repairers, Track Switch n/an/a
Repairers, Vending Machines n/agrowth strong, openings low
Repairers, Watch n/an/a
Repairers: Computer, Automated Teller and Office Machine $3,751growth low, openings low
Repairers: Control and Valve, Except Mechanical Door n/agrowth low, openings low
Repairers: Electronic Equipment, Motor Vehicles n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Repairers: Precision Instrument and Equipment, All Other $5,608growth low, openings low
Repairers: Refractory Material, Except Brickmasons n/an/a
Repairers: Telecommunications Equipment, Except Line Installers $5,247growth low, openings high
Reporters and Correspondents $3,744growth low, openings low
Reporters, Court n/an/a
Research Assistants, Social Science n/agrowth low, openings low
Researchers, Survey n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks $2,827growth moderate, openings very high
Residential Advisors $3,062growth strong, openings moderate
Resort Desk Clerks $2,125growth moderate, openings very high
Respiratory Therapists $5,733growth robust, openings moderate
Respiratory Therapy Technicians n/an/a
Restaurant Cooks $2,388growth moderate, openings very high
Restaurant Hosts and Hostesses $1,661growth moderate, openings very high
Restaurant Managers $4,361growth low, openings moderate
Retail and Wholesale Buyers, Except Farm Products $4,613growth moderate, openings low
Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products $4,613growth moderate, openings low
Retail Sales Workers Supervisors/Managers $3,479growth moderate, openings very high
Retail Salespersons $2,257growth moderate, openings very high
Revenue Agents $7,054growth moderate, openings low
Riggers $4,093growth low, openings low
RN (Registered Nurse) $6,970growth robust, openings very high
Rock Splitters, Quarry n/an/a
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Roof Bolters, Mining n/agrowth robust, openings low
Roofer Helpers n/agrowth low, openings low
Roofers $4,933growth low, openings low
Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas $6,342growth low, openings moderate
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas $4,031growth low, openings very high
RV (Recreational Vehicle) Service Technicians $3,413growth moderate, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Safe Repairers $3,573growth moderate, openings low
Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors $9,025growth low, openings low
Safety Engineers, Mining $10,383growth strong, openings low
Safety Specialists, Occupational $6,143growth low, openings moderate
Safety Technicians, Occupational $5,501growth low, openings low
Sailors and Marine Oilers $3,908growth low, openings high
Sales Agents, Advertising $4,063growth low, openings low
Sales Agents, Commodities $6,902growth strong, openings high
Sales Agents, Financial Services $6,902growth strong, openings high
Sales Agents, Insurance $4,834growth robust, openings high
Sales Agents, Real Estate $5,768growth moderate, openings low
Sales Agents, Securities $6,902growth strong, openings high
Sales and Related Workers, All Other $2,941growth moderate, openings very high
Sales Engineers $8,350growth low, openings low
Sales Managers $8,477growth moderate, openings high
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other $4,601growth moderate, openings very high
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products $4,515growth moderate, openings very high
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products $6,402growth low, openings moderate
Sales: Door-To-Door, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers $2,298growth low, openings low
Sales: News and Street Vendors $2,298growth low, openings low
Sales: Street Vendors $2,298growth low, openings low
Salespersons, Parts $3,031growth moderate, openings very high
Salespersons, Retail $2,257growth moderate, openings very high
Salmon Roe Technicians (see Food Batchmakers) $2,117growth low, openings high
Samplers, nonagricultural $5,528growth low, openings high
Sanders, Floor n/an/a
Satellite Dish Installer (see Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers) $3,700growth moderate, openings low
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood n/agrowth low, openings low
Scalers, Lumber n/agrowth low, openings low
School Bus Drivers $3,049growth low, openings high
School Counselors $5,656growth moderate, openings high
School Psychologists $5,438growth strong, openings low
School Social Workers $3,843growth strong, openings high
Scientists, Animal n/an/a
Scientists, Atmospheric and Space $7,464growth low, openings low
Scientists, Computer and Information Research n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Scientists, Conservation $7,569growth low, openings moderate
Scientists, Food n/an/a
Scientists, Information Research n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Scientists, Materials n/an/a
Scientists, Plant $5,989growth low, openings low
Scientists, Political n/an/a
Scientists, Soil and Plant $5,989growth low, openings low
Scientists, Space $7,464growth low, openings low
Scientists: Biological, All Other $6,053growth moderate, openings low
Scientists: Environmental, Including Health $5,774growth low, openings high
Scientists: Life, All Other n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Scientists: Mathematical, All Other n/an/a
Scientists: Medical, Except Epidemiologists n/agrowth robust, openings low
Scientists: Physical, All Other $6,403growth strong, openings low
Scientists: Social and Related Workers, All Other $5,823growth moderate, openings low
Scouts, Athletic $3,565growth moderate, openings high
Sculptors, Fine Arts n/an/a
Seafood Processing Workers Supervisors/Managers $6,439growth low, openings high
Seafood Processing Workers, Except Surimi and Fish Roe $1,678growth low, openings very high
Searchers, Title $5,125growth low, openings low
Secondary School Administrators $8,163growth moderate, openings high
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education $5,920growth moderate, openings very high
Secondary School Teachers, Special Education $6,038growth moderate, openings low
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive $3,046growth low, openings very high
Secretaries, Executive $4,343growth moderate, openings very high
Secretaries, Legal $3,915growth low, openings moderate
Secretaries, Medical $3,097growth robust, openings high
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents $6,902growth strong, openings high
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers $4,471growth moderate, openings low
Security Guards $2,965growth moderate, openings very high
Segmental Pavers n/an/a
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers $4,370growth moderate, openings moderate
Semiconductor Processors n/an/a
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders $3,738growth robust, openings low
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners $4,561growth low, openings low
Servers, Food and Beverage $1,784growth moderate, openings very high
Service Representatives, Customer $3,088growth strong, openings very high
Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining $4,860growth low, openings high
Service Workers (Personal), All Other $2,389growth robust, openings high
Servicers, Amusement Machine n/agrowth strong, openings low
Servicers, Coin Machine n/agrowth strong, openings low
Servicers, Septic Tank $4,561growth low, openings low
Servicers, Vending Machine n/agrowth strong, openings low
Services Sales Representatives, All Other $4,601growth moderate, openings very high
Serving and Food Preparation Workers, Combined, Including Fast Food $1,853growth moderate, openings very high
Set and Exhibit Designers n/an/a
Sewer Pipe Cleaners $4,561growth low, openings low
Sewers, Custom $2,762n/a
Sewers, Hand n/an/a
Sewing Machine Operators $2,885growth low, openings low
Shampooers n/an/a
Shapers, Except Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Sharpener, Tools n/an/a
Sheet Metal Workers $5,333growth low, openings low
Sheriff $6,166growth low, openings very high
Ship Engineers $5,437growth low, openings moderate
Ship Loaders $3,762growth low, openings high
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks $3,214growth low, openings very high
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers n/an/a
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Short Order Cooks $2,218growth low, openings moderate
Signal and Track Switch Repairers n/an/a
Signal Operators, Railroad n/agrowth low, openings low
Singers n/agrowth strong, openings low
Ski Patrol $2,446growth low, openings very high
Skincare Specialists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Skycaps (see Baggage Porters and Bellhops) $2,027growth moderate, openings moderate
Slaughterers and Meat Packers n/an/a
Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/agrowth low, openings low
Slot Supervisors n/an/a
Small Engine Mechanics, Other n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Social and Community Service Managers $5,563growth strong, openings high
Social and Human Service Assistants $3,121growth strong, openings very high
Social Science Research Assistants n/agrowth low, openings low
Social Science Technicians, All Other n/agrowth low, openings high
Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other $5,223n/a
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other $5,823growth moderate, openings low
Social Service Specialists, All Other $3,897growth strong, openings very high
Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
Social Workers, All Other $5,153growth robust, openings high
Social Workers, Family $3,843growth strong, openings high
Social Workers, Medical and Public Health $3,955growth robust, openings high
Social Workers, Mental Health and Substance Abuse $3,600growth robust, openings very high
Social Workers, Public Health $3,955growth robust, openings high
Social Workers, School $3,843growth strong, openings high
Social Workers, Substance Abuse $3,600growth robust, openings very high
Social Workers: Child, Family and School $3,843growth strong, openings high
Sociologists n/an/a
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
Software Developers, Applications $6,937growth strong, openings moderate
Software Developers, Systems Software $7,488growth strong, openings low
Soil and Plant Scientists $5,989growth low, openings low
Solar Photovoltaic Installers n/an/a
Solderers $5,729growth moderate, openings high
Soldering Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders $3,947growth low, openings low
Sonographers, Diagnostic Medical $6,700growth robust, openings low
Sorters, nonagricultural $5,528growth low, openings high
Sound Engineering Technicians n/an/a
Space Science Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Space Scientists $7,464growth low, openings low
Special Education Teachers, All Other $4,030growth moderate, openings moderate
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School $5,419growth moderate, openings high
Special Education Teachers, Middle School $5,584growth moderate, openings low
Special Education Teachers, Preschool $5,309growth strong, openings low
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School $6,038growth moderate, openings low
Specialists, Airfield Operations $5,339growth low, openings moderate
Specialists, Audio-Visual Collections n/an/a
Specialists, Benefits $5,765growth low, openings low
Specialists, Community and Social Service, All Other $3,897growth strong, openings very high
Specialists, Computer Support $4,489growth moderate, openings very high
Specialists, Correctional Treatment n/agrowth moderate, openings high
Specialists, Development and Training $5,343growth moderate, openings moderate
Specialists, Diesel Engine $4,836growth low, openings high
Specialists, Forest Fire Prevention n/an/a
Specialists, Job Analysis $5,765growth low, openings low
Specialists, Occupational Health and Safety $6,143growth low, openings moderate
Specialists, Placement $5,074growth low, openings high
Specialists, Public Relations $5,248growth low, openings moderate
Specialists, Recruitment $5,074growth low, openings high
Specialists, Skin Care n/agrowth strong, openings low
Specialists, Social Service, All Other $3,897growth strong, openings very high
Specialists, Training and Development $5,343growth moderate, openings moderate
Specialists: Business Operations, All Other $6,415growth low, openings very high
Specialists: Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis $5,765growth low, openings low
Specialists: Employment, Recruitment and Placement $5,074growth low, openings high
Specialists: Environmental, Including Health $5,774growth low, openings high
Specialists: Financial, All Other $5,312growth moderate, openings high
Specialists: Safety, Occupational $6,143growth low, openings moderate
Speech Therapists (see Speech-Language Pathologists) $6,658growth strong, openings moderate
Speech-Language Pathologists $6,658growth strong, openings moderate
Sports and Related Workers, All Other n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Sports Competitors n/agrowth low, openings low
Sports Officials, Other n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Sprayers, Pesticide n/an/a
Sprayers, Vegetation n/an/a
Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/an/a
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators $5,527growth moderate, openings low
Statistical Assistants n/agrowth low, openings low
Statisticians $7,614growth low, openings low
Steamfitters $5,992growth low, openings very high
Steamfitters Helpers $3,403growth moderate, openings low
Steel Workers $5,260growth low, openings moderate
Stenographer, Court (see Court Reporters) n/an/a
Stenographer, Medical (see Medical Transcriptionists) $3,248growth strong, openings low
Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders $3,738growth robust, openings low
Stock Broker (see Commodities Sales Agents, Financial Services) $6,902growth strong, openings high
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers $2,540growth low, openings very high
Stock Movers, Hand $2,727growth low, openings very high
Stonemason Helpers n/agrowth strong, openings low
Stonemasons n/an/a
Storage Managers $7,500growth low, openings low
Street Vendors $2,298growth low, openings low
Streetcar Operators n/an/a
Structural Iron and Steel Workers $5,260growth low, openings moderate
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters $3,907growth moderate, openings low
Stucco Masons n/agrowth low, openings low
Stucco Masons Helpers n/agrowth low, openings low
Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors $4,058growth robust, openings high
Substance Abuse Social Workers $3,600growth robust, openings very high
Substation Equipment Repairers, Electrical and Electronic $6,195growth low, openings low
Subway and Streetcar Operators n/an/a
Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers $7,034growth moderate, openings very high
Supervisors, Aircraft Cargo Handling $4,410growth moderate, openings low
Supervisors, Gaming $3,521growth low, openings low
Supervisors/Managers, Correctional Officers $7,215growth low, openings low
Supervisors/Managers, Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers $6,782growth low, openings low
Supervisors/Managers, Food Preparation and Serving Workers $2,978growth moderate, openings high
Supervisors/Managers, Police and Detectives $7,633growth low, openings moderate
Supervisors/Managers, Protective Service Workers, All Other $5,330growth moderate, openings low
Supervisors/Managers, Repairers $6,310growth low, openings high
Supervisors/Managers: Administrative Support Workers $4,923growth moderate, openings very high
Supervisors/Managers: Construction Trades and Extraction Workers $7,034growth moderate, openings very high
Supervisors/Managers: Extraction Workers $7,034growth moderate, openings very high
Supervisors/Managers: Farming Workers n/agrowth low, openings low
Supervisors/Managers: Fishing Workers n/agrowth low, openings low
Supervisors/Managers: Forestry Workers n/agrowth low, openings low
Supervisors/Managers: Groundskeeping Workers $4,233growth moderate, openings low
Supervisors/Managers: Hand Laborers $4,367growth moderate, openings moderate
Supervisors/Managers: Helpers, Hand Laborers and Material Movers $4,367growth moderate, openings moderate
Supervisors/Managers: Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers $3,295growth low, openings moderate
Supervisors/Managers: Installers $6,310growth low, openings high
Supervisors/Managers: Janitorial Workers $3,295growth low, openings moderate
Supervisors/Managers: Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers $4,233growth moderate, openings low
Supervisors/Managers: Lawn Service Workers $4,233growth moderate, openings low
Supervisors/Managers: Material Movers, Hand $4,367growth moderate, openings moderate
Supervisors/Managers: Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers $6,310growth low, openings high
Supervisors/Managers: Non-Retail Sales Workers $4,705growth low, openings low
Supervisors/Managers: Office and Administrative Support Workers $4,923growth moderate, openings very high
Supervisors/Managers: Operating Workers $6,439growth low, openings high
Supervisors/Managers: Personal Service Workers $3,741growth moderate, openings moderate
Supervisors/Managers: Production Workers $6,439growth low, openings high
Supervisors/Managers: Retail Sales Workers $3,479growth moderate, openings very high
Supervisors/Managers: Seafood Processing Workers $6,439growth low, openings high
Supervisors/Managers: Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators $5,996growth low, openings moderate
Surfacing Equipment Operators n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Surgeons n/an/a
Surgeons, Maxillofacial n/an/a
Surgeons, Oral and Maxillofacial n/an/a
Surgical Technologists $4,394growth robust, openings low
Surimi Technicians (see Food Batchmakers) $2,117growth low, openings high
Surveillance Officers, Gaming n/an/a
Survey Researchers n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Surveying and Mapping Technicians $4,695growth low, openings moderate
Surveyors $6,209growth low, openings high
Switch Operators, Railroad n/agrowth low, openings low
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service $2,641growth low, openings low
System Operators, All Other $5,568growth moderate, openings low
System Operators, Liquid Waste Treatment Plant $4,774growth moderate, openings high
System Operators, Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant $4,774growth moderate, openings high
System Operators: Chemical, Plant n/an/a
Systems Analysts, Computer $6,393growth strong, openings high
Systems Programmer (see Computer Programmers) $6,547growth low, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers $2,762n/a
Tamping Equipment Operators n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders $3,762growth low, openings high
Tapers n/agrowth low, openings low
Tax Accountant (see Accountants and Auditors) $6,208growth moderate, openings very high
Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents $7,054growth moderate, openings low
Tax Preparers $4,249growth moderate, openings low
Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs $2,405growth moderate, openings low
Taxidermist (see Craft Artists) $3,367n/a
Teacher Assistants $3,053growth moderate, openings very high
Teacher Assistants, Special Education $3,053growth moderate, openings very high
Teachers Aide (see Teacher Assistants) $3,053growth moderate, openings very high
Teachers and Instructors, All Other $4,943growth moderate, openings very high
Teachers and Instructors, Except Postsecondary, All Other $4,943growth moderate, openings very high
Teachers, Adult Literacy $3,655growth moderate, openings low
Teachers, Except Postsecondary, All Other $4,943growth moderate, openings very high
Teachers, GED $3,655growth moderate, openings low
Teachers, Remedial Education $3,655growth moderate, openings low
Teachers, Self-Enrichment Education $4,370growth moderate, openings moderate
Teachers: Agricultural Sciences, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Anthropology, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Archeology, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Architecture, Postsecondary n/an/a
Teachers: Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies, Postsecondary $6,488growth low, openings low
Teachers: Art, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Atmospheric Science, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Biological Science, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Business, Postsecondary $5,162growth moderate, openings moderate
Teachers: Chemistry, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Communications, Postsecondary $6,051growth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Computer Science, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Conservation Science, Postsecondary n/an/a
Teachers: Criminal Justice, Postsecondary $6,863n/a
Teachers: Cultural Studies, Postsecondary $6,488growth low, openings low
Teachers: Drama, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Earth Science, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Economics, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Education, Postsecondary $6,887growth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Elementary School, Except Special Education, $5,849growth moderate, openings very high
Teachers: Elementary, Special Education $5,419growth moderate, openings high
Teachers: Engineering, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: English Language and Literature, Postsecondary $7,148growth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Environmental Science, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Ethnic Studies, Postsecondary $6,488growth low, openings low
Teachers: Fitness Studies, Postsecondary n/an/a
Teachers: Foreign Language, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Foreign Literature, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Forestry, Postsecondary n/an/a
Teachers: Geography, Postsecondary n/an/a
Teachers: Head Start, Except Special Education $2,998growth strong, openings high
Teachers: Health Specialties, Postsecondary n/agrowth robust, openings low
Teachers: History, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Home Economics, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Teachers: Kindergarten, Except Special Education $5,418growth moderate, openings moderate
Teachers: Kindergarten, Special Education $5,419growth moderate, openings high
Teachers: Language (English), Postsecondary $7,148growth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Language (Foreign), Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Law Enforcement, Postsecondary $6,863n/a
Teachers: Law, Postsecondary n/an/a
Teachers: Library Science, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Literacy, Adult $3,655growth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Literature (English), Postsecondary $7,148growth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Literature (Foreign), Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Marine Science, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Mathematical Science, Postsecondary $7,253growth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Middle School, Except Special and Vocational Education $5,800growth moderate, openings very high
Teachers: Middle School, Special Education $5,584growth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Music, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Nursing, Postsecondary $6,503growth robust, openings low
Teachers: Philosophy, Postsecondary n/an/a
Teachers: Physics, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Political Science, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Postsecondary, All Other n/agrowth low, openings moderate
Teachers: Preschool, Except Special Education $2,998growth strong, openings high
Teachers: Preschool, Special Education $5,309growth strong, openings low
Teachers: Psychology, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Recreation and Fitness Studies, Postsecondary n/an/a
Teachers: Religion, Postsecondary n/an/a
Teachers: Secondary School, Except Special and Vocational Education $5,920growth moderate, openings very high
Teachers: Secondary School, Special Education $6,038growth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Social Sciences, Postsecondary, All Other $5,223n/a
Teachers: Social Work, Postsecondary n/an/a
Teachers: Sociology, Postsecondary n/an/a
Teachers: Space Science, Postsecondary n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Special Education, Middle School $5,584growth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Special Education, Secondary School $6,038growth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Vocational Education, Middle School $5,101n/a
Teachers: Vocational Education, Postsecondary $6,771growth moderate, openings low
Teachers: Vocational Education, Secondary School $6,171growth moderate, openings moderate
Teaching Assistants, Graduate n/an/a
Team Assemblers $2,816n/a
Technical Workers: Healthcare , All Other $4,815growth robust, openings high
Technical Writers $5,477growth moderate, openings low
Technicians, Aerospace Engineering and Operations n/agrowth strong, openings low
Technicians, Agricultural and Food Science n/agrowth low, openings low
Technicians, Aircraft Service $5,359growth moderate, openings very high
Technicians, Audio Equipment $3,570growth low, openings low
Technicians, Automotive Service $4,277growth low, openings very high
Technicians, Avionics $5,656growth low, openings low
Technicians, Biological $3,504growth low, openings high
Technicians, Broadcast $3,291growth low, openings low
Technicians, Cardiovascular $6,143growth robust, openings low
Technicians, Chemical $4,546growth moderate, openings low
Technicians, Civil Engineering $5,640growth low, openings high
Technicians, Clinical Laboratory $4,557growth robust, openings high
Technicians, Conservation n/agrowth low, openings high
Technicians, Dental Laboratory $4,373growth robust, openings low
Technicians, Dietetic $3,207growth robust, openings low
Technicians, Electrical and Electronic Engineering $6,130growth low, openings high
Technicians, Electro-Mechanical n/agrowth low, openings low
Technicians, Emergency Medical $4,024growth robust, openings high
Technicians, Environmental Engineering $4,488growth moderate, openings low
Technicians, Fish Roe (see Food Batchmakers) $2,117growth low, openings high
Technicians, Food Science n/agrowth low, openings low
Technicians, Forensic Science n/agrowth low, openings low
Technicians, Forest n/agrowth low, openings high
Technicians, Geological $4,813growth low, openings very high
Technicians, Health Information $3,516growth robust, openings high
Technicians, Industrial Engineering $7,383growth moderate, openings low
Technicians, Library $3,558growth moderate, openings moderate
Technicians, Mapping $4,695growth low, openings moderate
Technicians, Mathematical n/an/a
Technicians, Mechanical Engineering $5,458growth moderate, openings low
Technicians, Medical and Clinical Laboratory $4,557growth robust, openings high
Technicians, Medical Appliance n/agrowth robust, openings low
Technicians, Medical Records $3,516growth robust, openings high
Technicians, Museum $4,207growth low, openings low
Technicians, Nuclear n/an/a
Technicians, Occupational Health and Safety $5,501growth low, openings low
Technicians, Ophthalmic Laboratory n/an/a
Technicians, Petroleum $4,813growth low, openings very high
Technicians, Pharmacy $3,293growth robust, openings high
Technicians, Prepress n/an/a
Technicians, Psychiatric $3,278growth robust, openings high
Technicians, Radiologic $5,743growth robust, openings high
Technicians, Records, Medical $3,516growth robust, openings high
Technicians, Recreational Vehicle Service $3,413growth moderate, openings low
Technicians, Respiratory Therapy n/an/a
Technicians, Sound Engineering n/an/a
Technicians, Surimi (see Food Batchmakers) $2,117growth low, openings high
Technicians, Surveying and Mapping $4,695growth low, openings moderate
Technicians, Traffic n/an/a
Technicians, Veterinary $3,218growth strong, openings low
Technicians, Video Equipment $3,570growth low, openings low
Technicians: Engineering, Except Drafters, All Other $5,852growth low, openings moderate
Technicians: Environmental Science and Protection, Including Health $3,549growth low, openings high
Technicians: Health, All Other $4,237growth robust, openings high
Technicians: Life Science, All Other n/agrowth low, openings high
Technicians: Physical Science, All Other n/agrowth low, openings high
Technicians: Protection, Including Health $3,549growth low, openings high
Technicians: Safety, Occupational $5,501growth low, openings low
Technicians: Social Science, All Other n/agrowth low, openings high
Technologists, Cardiovascular $6,143growth robust, openings low
Technologists, Clinical Laboratory $5,454growth robust, openings high
Technologists, Food n/an/a
Technologists, Medical and Clinical Laboratory $5,454growth robust, openings high
Technologists, Nuclear Medicine n/agrowth robust, openings low
Technologists, Radiologic $5,743growth robust, openings high
Technologists, Surgical $4,394growth robust, openings low
Technologists, Veterinary $3,218growth strong, openings low
Technologists: Health, All Other $4,237growth robust, openings high
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers $5,247growth low, openings high
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers $5,473growth low, openings moderate
Telemarketers $2,286growth moderate, openings low
Telephone Operators n/agrowth low, openings low
Television Announcers $3,558growth low, openings low
Television Camera Operators n/agrowth low, openings low
Tellers $2,618growth strong, openings very high
Terrazzo Workers and Finishers n/an/a
Testers, nonagricultural $5,528growth low, openings high
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/an/a
Textile Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/an/a
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/an/a
Textile Pressers $1,834n/a
Textile Twisting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/an/a
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders n/an/a
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other n/an/a
Theatrical and Performance Makeup Artists n/an/a
Therapist Aides, Occupational n/an/a
Therapist Aides, Physical $2,991growth robust, openings low
Therapist Assistants, Occupational n/an/a
Therapist Assistants, Physical $5,313growth robust, openings low
Therapists, All Other n/agrowth robust, openings low
Therapists, Family $3,704n/a
Therapists, Marriage and Family $3,704n/a
Therapists, Massage $7,375growth robust, openings high
Therapists, Occupational $6,701growth robust, openings moderate
Therapists, Physical $8,067growth robust, openings high
Therapists, Radiation n/an/a
Therapists, Recreational n/agrowth robust, openings moderate
Therapists, Respiratory $5,733growth robust, openings moderate
Therapy Technicians, Respiratory n/an/a
Ticket Agents, Transportation $2,827growth moderate, openings very high
Ticket Takers and Ushers $1,842growth moderate, openings moderate
Tile and Marble Setters n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Tile Setter Helpers n/agrowth strong, openings low
Timekeeping Clerks $3,829growth low, openings high
Timing Device Assemblers and Adjusters n/an/a
Tire Builders n/an/a
Tire Changers $2,394growth moderate, openings moderate
Tire Repairers and Changers $2,394growth moderate, openings moderate
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers $5,125growth low, openings low
Tool and Die Makers n/an/a
Tool Filers n/an/a
Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners n/an/a
Tool Sharpeners n/an/a
Topographer Mapper (see Cartographers and Photogrammetrists) $5,458growth low, openings low
Tour Guides and Escorts $2,353growth moderate, openings very high
Tower Operators $5,665growth low, openings low
Track Switch Repairers n/an/a
Tractor Operators, Industrial $3,823growth moderate, openings high
Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers $4,453growth low, openings very high
Traffic Clerks $3,214growth low, openings very high
Traffic Line Painter $4,127growth moderate, openings high
Traffic Technicians n/an/a
Trainers, Animal n/an/a
Trainers, Athletic n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Trainers, Fitness $3,014growth moderate, openings high
Training and Development Managers $8,238growth strong, openings low
Training and Development Specialists $5,343growth moderate, openings moderate
Training Workers, All Other $2,157growth moderate, openings high
Transcriptionists, Medical $3,248growth strong, openings low
Transit and Railroad Police n/an/a
Translators and Interpreters , Language $4,192growth moderate, openings low
Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants n/agrowth low, openings high
Transportation Equipment Painters $4,260growth low, openings low
Transportation Equipment Repairers and Installers, Electrical and Electronic n/agrowth low, openings low
Transportation Inspectors $7,924growth low, openings low
Transportation Operators Supervisors/Managers $5,996growth low, openings moderate
Transportation Security Screeners $3,494growth low, openings low
Transportation Ticket Agents $2,827growth moderate, openings very high
Transportation Workers, All Other $3,818growth moderate, openings high
Transportation Workers, Rail, All Other n/an/a
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers $7,500growth low, openings low
Travel Agents $2,478growth low, openings low
Travel Clerks $2,827growth moderate, openings very high
Travel Guides n/agrowth moderate, openings moderate
Tree Trimmers and Pruners n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Trimmers, Hand n/an/a
Trimmers, Tree n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Truck and Tractor Operators, Industrial $3,823growth moderate, openings high
Truck Loaders $3,762growth low, openings high
Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists $4,836growth low, openings high
Tuners, Musical Instrument n/an/a
Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Tutor $4,943growth moderate, openings very high
Typists $3,010growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Ultrasound Technologists (see Diagnostic Medical Sonographers) $6,700growth robust, openings low
Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Underwriters, Insurance $5,687growth moderate, openings low
Upholsterers n/an/a
Urban and Regional Planners $6,501growth low, openings moderate
Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers $1,842growth moderate, openings moderate
Utility Meter Readers $4,194growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door n/agrowth low, openings low
Vehicle Operators Supervisors/Managers $5,996growth low, openings moderate
Vending Machine Servicers and Repairers n/agrowth strong, openings low
Vendors, Street $2,298growth low, openings low
Veterinarians $7,164growth strong, openings low
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers $2,268growth strong, openings low
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians $3,218growth strong, openings low
Video Camera Operators n/agrowth low, openings low
Video Editors n/an/a
Video Equipment Technicians $3,570growth low, openings low
Video Rental Clerks (see Counter and Rental Clerks) $2,394growth low, openings very high
Vocational Counselors $5,656growth moderate, openings high
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary $6,771growth moderate, openings low
Vocational Nurses, Licensed $4,501growth robust, openings very high
Vocational Psychologists (see Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists) $5,438growth strong, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Waiters and Waitresses $1,784growth moderate, openings very high
Waitresses $1,784growth moderate, openings very high
Wardens, Fish and Game n/an/a
Wardens, Game n/an/a
Washing Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders n/an/a
Watch Repairers n/an/a
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators $4,774growth moderate, openings high
Water Vessel Captains, Mates and Pilots $5,797growth moderate, openings high
Water Vessel Mates $5,797growth moderate, openings high
Water Vessel Pilots $5,797growth moderate, openings high
Weather Forecaster (see Atmospheric and Space Scientists) $7,464growth low, openings low
Weaving Machine Operators, Setters and Tenders, Textile n/an/a
Web Developers $5,278growth low, openings low
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping $3,125growth moderate, openings low
Weighers, nonagricultural $5,528growth low, openings high
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers $5,729growth moderate, openings high
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders $3,947growth low, openings low
Wellhead Pumpers n/an/a
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products $4,613growth moderate, openings low
Wholesale Sales Representatives: Except Technical and Scientific Products $4,515growth moderate, openings very high
Wholesale Sales Representatives: Technical and Scientific Products $6,402growth low, openings moderate
Wildlife Biologists $5,782growth low, openings high
Wildlife Managers (see Natural Sciences Managers) n/agrowth low, openings low
Wildlife Officer (see Fish and Game Wardens) n/an/a
Wildlife Technician (see Biological Technicians) $3,504growth low, openings high
Winch Operators n/an/a
Wind Turbine Service Technicians n/an/a
Window Trimmers n/agrowth low, openings high
Window Washer (see Janitors, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners) $2,529growth low, openings very high
Windshield Installer (see Automotive Glass Installers and Repairer) n/agrowth low, openings low
Wood Model Makers n/an/a
Wood Patternmakers n/an/a
Wood Sawing Machine Operators, Setters and Tenders n/agrowth low, openings low
Woodworkers, All Other n/agrowth strong, openings low
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Word Processors and Typists $3,010growth low, openings low
Writers and Authors $5,251growth low, openings low
Writers, Technical $5,477growth moderate, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
X-Ray Technician (see Radiologic Technologists and Technicians) $5,743growth robust, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Yardmasters, Railroad n/an/a
Youth Director (see Directors, Religious Activities and Education) $3,063growth moderate, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists $5,782growth low, openings high