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Below are occupations for all pathways with current and projected employment levels, average annual openings, and wage and training level descriptors.

Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Employment (2014) Employment Change (2014-2024) Average Annual Job Openings 2015 Median Annual Wage Training/Education Level
CodeTitle NumberPercentGrowth Due to ReplacementsTotal
Totals (All Occupations, All Clusters) 6,263,919 371,593 5.93% 42,732 147,453 190,185 $37,316
Accounting
13-2011 Accountants & Auditors
51,742 6,533 12.63% 6531381 2,034 $65,189 Bachelor's degree
43-3031 Bookkeeping/Accounting/Auditing Clerks
61,437 -5,334 -8.68% 0602 602 $38,208 Moderate-term on-the-job training
13-2082 Tax Preparers
4,291 197 4.59% 20107 127 $40,013 Moderate-term on-the-job training
Agribusiness Systems
45-1011 1st-Line Spvrs/Mgrs Farm/Fish/Forestry Workers
634 -80 -12.62% 015 15 $41,886 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-1011 1st-Line Spvrs/Mgrs Production Workers*
1,278 61 4.77% 618 24 $58,008 Work experience in a related occ.
11-9013 Farmers, Ranchers & Other Ag Managers
50,597 -253 -0.50% 0862 862 $67,928 Long-term on-the-job training
13-1021 Purchasing Agents & Buyers, Farm Products
591 31 5.25% 312 15 $54,094 Work experience in a related occ.
11-2022 Sales Managers*
721 73 10.12% 715 22 $106,308 Bachelor's degree plus work exp.
41-4011 Sales Reps, Whls/Mfg, Tech/Scientific Products*
671 14 2.09% 115 16 $65,397 Moderate-term on-the-job training
11-3071 Transportation, Storage & Dist. Managers*
568 26 4.58% 316 19 $81,317 Work experience in a related occ.
Animal Systems
45-1011 1st-Line Spvrs/Mgrs Farm/Fish/Forestry Workers
634 -80 -12.62% 015 15 $41,886 Moderate-term on-the-job training
25-1041 Agricultural Sciences Faculty
153 3 1.96% 03 3 $76,223 Doctoral degree
19-1011 Animal Scientists
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Bachelor's degree
11-9013 Farmers, Ranchers & Other Ag Managers
50,597 -253 -0.50% 0862 862 $67,928 Long-term on-the-job training
45-2093 Farmworkers, Farm & Ranch Animals
2,265 -178 -7.86% 060 60 $23,287 Short-term on-the-job training
31-9096 Vet Assistants & Lab Animal Caretakers
1,760 221 12.56% 2237 59 $26,374 Short-term on-the-job training
29-1131 Veterinarians
2,946 360 12.22% 3645 81 $82,653 First professional degree
29-2056 Veterinary Technologists & Technicians
3,724 911 24.46% 9137 128 $30,319 Associate degree
Banking Services
43-3011 Bill & Account Collectors
14,860 -956 -6.43% 0363 363 $36,689 Short-term on-the-job training
13-1041 Compliance Officers
6,302 311 4.93% 3189 120 $72,237 Long-term on-the-job training
13-2041 Credit Analysts
2,922 3 0.10% 0127 127 $63,508 Bachelor's degree
43-4041 Credit Authorizers/Checkers/Clerks
1,791 -186 -10.39% 015 15 $38,632 Short-term on-the-job training
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
119,063 10,929 9.18% 1,0932932 4,025 $33,469 Moderate-term on-the-job training
13-2061 Financial Examiners
2,409 205 8.51% 2059 79 $99,585 Bachelor's degree
13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other
10,429 474 4.55% 47106 153 $70,680 Bachelor's degree
13-2071 Loan Counselors
586 94 16.04% 910 19 $45,465 Bachelor's degree
43-4131 Loan Interviewers & Clerks
9,772 114 1.17% 11150 161 $39,755 Short-term on-the-job training
13-2072 Loan Officers
14,230 278 1.95% 28237 265 $65,862 Bachelor's degree
43-4141 New Accounts Clerks
2,451 -274 -11.18% 060 60 $34,541 Work exp. in a related occupation
43-3071 Tellers
23,813 -3,094 -12.99% 0931 931 $25,925 Short-term on-the-job training
23-2093 Title Examiners/Abstractors/Searchers
1,295 45 3.47% 428 32 $36,366 Moderate-term on-the-job training
Biotechnology Research & Development
19-1021 Biochemists and Biophysicists
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $84,956 Doctoral degree
19-1029 Biological Scientists, All Other
557 23 4.13% 215 17 $84,609 Master's/Doctoral degree
19-1040 Medical Scientists & Epidemiologists
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Master's/Doctoral degree
19-1022 Microbiologists
293 24 8.19% 28 10 $56,360 Doctoral degree
Building Energy Efficiency
47-2031 Carpenters
31,663 1,560 4.93% 156364 520 $55,212 Long-term on-the-job training
47-4011 Construction & Building Inspectors
3,156 166 5.26% 1788 105 $66,899 Work exp. in a related occupation
47-2061 Construction Laborers
44,107 4,304 9.76% 430880 1,310 $49,768 Moderate-term on-the-job training
13-1051 Cost Estimators
7,132 541 7.59% 54203 257 $66,339 Work exp. in a related occupation
17-2071 Electrical Engineers
5,263 122 2.32% 12116 128 $92,036 Bachelor's degree
47-2111 Electricians
24,421 3,668 15.02% 367373 740 $74,060 Long-term on-the-job training
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Techs
657 34 5.18% 316 19 $40,336 Associate degree
49-9071 General Maintenance & Repair Workers
54,226 3,016 5.56% 3021421 1,723 $40,694 Moderate-term on-the-job training
47-2121 Glaziers
1,362 73 5.36% 720 27 $40,638 Long-term on-the-job training
49-9021 Heat, A/C & Refrigeration Mechanics & Installers
7,700 1,191 15.47% 119118 237 $52,100 Long-term on-the-job training
47-3012 Helpers--Carpenters
923 67 7.26% 712 19 $29,096 Short-term on-the-job training
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maint. & Repair Workers
4,555 342 7.51% 34147 181 $25,319 Short-term on-the-job training
47-2131 Insulation Workers
713 51 7.15% 524 29 $38,355 Moderate-term on-the-job training
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters & Steamfitters
17,107 2,105 12.30% 210226 436 $76,037 Long-term on-the-job training
47-2181 Roofers
5,264 727 13.81% 7380 153 $41,891 Moderate-term on-the-job training
19-3051 Urban & Regional Planners
692 10 1.45% 113 14 $81,513 Master's degree
Business Finance
13-2011 Accountants & Auditors
51,742 6,533 12.63% 6531381 2,034 $65,189 Bachelor's degree
13-2031 Budget Analysts
1,635 103 6.30% 1041 51 $71,977 Bachelor's degree
19-3011 Economists
409 35 8.56% 411 15 $94,880 Master's degree
13-2051 Financial Analysts
12,664 881 6.96% 88260 348 $79,754 Bachelor's degree
13-2061 Financial Examiners
2,409 205 8.51% 2059 79 $99,585 Bachelor's degree
11-3031 Financial Managers
30,566 1,559 5.10% 156724 880 $109,695 Bachelor's degree plus work exp.
13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other
10,429 474 4.55% 47106 153 $70,680 Bachelor's degree
13-2071 Loan Counselors
586 94 16.04% 910 19 $45,465 Bachelor's degree
13-2052 Personal Financial Advisors
13,875 2,622 18.90% 262348 610 $79,754 Bachelor's degree
13-2081 Tax Examiners, Collectors & Agents
1,726 -42 -2.43% 071 71 $74,883 Bachelor's degree
Construction
47-1011 1st-Line Supvrs/Mgrs, Const. Trades
12,514 1,071 8.56% 10799 206 $76,413 Work exp. in a related occupation
47-2021 Brickmasons & Blockmasons
3,978 726 18.25% 7333 106 $76,922 Long-term on-the-job training
47-2031 Carpenters
31,663 1,560 4.93% 156364 520 $55,212 Long-term on-the-job training
47-2051 Cement Masons & Concrete Finishers
5,313 620 11.67% 6265 127 $55,892 Moderate-term on-the-job training
47-4011 Construction & Building Inspectors
3,156 166 5.26% 1788 105 $66,899 Work exp. in a related occupation
11-9021 Construction Managers
11,130 252 2.26% 25156 181 $91,631 Bachelor's degree
13-1051 Cost Estimators
7,132 541 7.59% 54203 257 $66,339 Work exp. in a related occupation
47-2111 Electricians
24,421 3,668 15.02% 367373 740 $74,060 Long-term on-the-job training
49-9021 Heat, A/C & Refrig Mechanics/Installers
7,700 1,191 15.47% 119118 237 $53,073 Long-term on-the-job training
47-2073 Operating Engrs/Constrctn Eqpt Opers
9,895 687 6.94% 69165 234 $74,626 Moderate-term on-the-job training
47-2141 Painters, Construction & Maintenance
11,277 670 5.94% 67179 246 $49,207 Moderate-term on-the-job training
47-2152 Plumbers
17,107 2,105 12.30% 210226 436 $76,037 Long-term on-the-job training
47-2181 Roofers
5,264 727 13.81% 7380 153 $41,891 Moderate-term on-the-job training
47-2211 Sheet Metal Workers
3,440 252 7.33% 2574 99 $77,336 Long-term on-the-job training
47-2221 Structural Iron & Steel Workers
2,903 90 3.10% 948 57 $88,070 Long-term on-the-job training
47-2044 Tile & Marble Setters
1,570 95 6.05% 1022 32 $47,108 Long-term on-the-job training
Design/Pre-Construction
17-1011 Architects
5,345 238 4.45% 2488 112 $74,153 Bachelor's degree
17-3011 Architectural & Civil Drafters
2,952 -122 -4.13% 035 35 $47,317 Associate degree
11-9041 Architectural & Engineering Managers
6,856 228 3.33% 23210 233 $122,943 Bachelor's degree
17-2051 Civil Engineers
10,625 931 8.76% 93314 407 $84,434 Bachelor's degree
17-2081 Environmental Engineers
1,391 217 15.60% 2239 61 $84,606 Bachelor's degree
27-1025 Interior Designers
2,416 108 4.47% 1158 69 $47,845 Associate degree
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters
2,430 -173 -7.12% 029 29 $52,192 Postsecondary vocational award
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers
12,055 654 5.43% 65382 447 $84,543 Bachelor's degree
17-1022 Surveyors
1,170 -48 -4.10% 036 36 $57,026 Bachelor's degree
19-3051 Urban & Regional Planners
692 10 1.45% 113 14 $81,513 Master's degree
Diagnostic Services
29-2031 Cardiovascular Technolgsts/Techncns
1,965 318 16.18% 3237 69 $54,663 Associate degree
29-2032 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
2,311 382 16.53% 3844 82 $75,487 Associate degree
29-1199 Health Diag/Treat Practitioners, AO
(including: Cytotechnologists)
1,506 153 10.16% 1535 50 $62,956 Associate degree
29-2011 Med & Clinical Lab Technologists
5,749 306 5.32% 31137 168 $60,074 Bachelor's degree
29-2012 Medical & Clinical Lab Technicians
6,769 556 8.21% 56162 218 $44,269 Associate degree
29-2033 Nuclear Medicine Technologists
717 8 1.12% 114 15 $73,046 Associate degree
29-2037 Radiologic Technologsts/Technicians
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Associate degree
Energy Engineering
19-4021 Biological Technicians
1,465 66 4.51% 741 48 $41,902 Associate degree
17-2041 Chemical Engineers
1,327 70 5.28% 736 43 $92,027 Bachelor's degree
17-3022 Civil Engineering Techs
2,515 88 3.50% 962 71 $55,036 Associate degree
17-2051 Civil Engineers
10,625 931 8.76% 93314 407 $84,434 Bachelor's degree
17-2199 Engineers, All Other
7,838 729 9.30% 73157 230 $86,182 Bachelor's degree
17-2081 Environmental Engineers
1,391 217 15.60% 2239 61 $84,606 Bachelor's degree
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers
12,055 654 5.43% 65382 447 $84,543 Bachelor's degree
17-2151 Mining and Geological Engineers
295 41 13.90% 48 12 $0 Bachelor's degree
Energy Management
19-4021 Biological Technicians
1,465 66 4.51% 741 48 $41,902 Associate degree
17-3022 Civil Engineering Techs
2,515 88 3.50% 962 71 $55,036 Associate degree
47-5021 Earth Drillers
301 17 5.65% 27 9 $68,289 Moderate-term on-the-job training
49-9051 Electric Power-Line Installers & Repairers
3,674 315 8.57% 32146 178 $76,014 Long-term on-the-job training
47-2111 Electricians
24,421 3,668 15.02% 367373 740 $74,060 Long-term on-the-job training
17-3024 Electro-Mechanical Technicians
691 -1 -0.14% 017 17 $49,487 Associate degree
49-9071 General Maintenance & Repair Workers
54,226 3,016 5.56% 3021421 1,723 $40,694 Moderate-term on-the-job training
19-2042/ Geoscientists & Hydrologists
429 69 16.08% 713 20 $91,251 Master's degree
49-9021 Heat, A/C & Refrigeration Mechanics & Installers
7,700 1,191 15.47% 119118 237 $52,100 Long-term on-the-job training
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
11,486 2,530 22.03% 253298 551 $54,482 Long-term on-the-job training
19-1022 Microbiologists
293 24 8.19% 28 10 $56,360 Doctoral degree
47-5040 Mining Occupations
1,507 -207 -13.74% 027 27 $53,982 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-8099 Plant & System Operators, All Other
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Long-term on-the-job training
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters & Steamfitters
17,107 2,105 12.30% 210226 436 $76,037 Long-term on-the-job training
51-8013 Power Plant Operators
1,685 -25 -1.48% 058 58 $72,648 Long-term on-the-job training
53-7081 Refuse & Recyclable Material Collectors
3,717 220 5.92% 2293 115 $45,296 Short-term on-the-job training
51-8021 Stationary Engineers & Boiler Operators
3,814 170 4.46% 17104 121 $80,588 Long-term on-the-job training
51-8031 Water & Waste Treatment Plant & Sys Operators
4,343 74 1.70% 7110 117 $51,423 Long-term on-the-job training
Energy-Related Manufacturing
49-1011 1st-Line Svrs/Mgrs, Mechanics & Installers
13,811 930 6.73% 93275 368 $65,086 Work exp. in a related occupation
51-1011 1st-Line Svrs/Mgrs, Prod. & Operating Workers
27,541 -42 -0.15% 0435 435 $58,008 Work exp. in a related occupation
51-2099 Assemblers & Fabricators, All Other
11,723 833 7.11% 83252 335 $26,207 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-8091 Chemical Plant & System Operators
1,949 -26 -1.33% 074 74 $55,969 Long-term on-the-job training
19-4031 Chemical Techs
2,202 19 0.86% 266 68 $44,986 Associate degree
19-2031 Chemists
3,004 65 2.16% 666 72 $74,993 Bachelor's degree
27-1021 Commercial & Industrial Designers
1,534 30 1.96% 336 39 $63,693 Bachelor's degree
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other
17,312 1,513 8.74% 151223 374 $85,662 Associate degree
51-4011 Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators
6,787 1,281 18.87% 128206 334 $37,730 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-2022 Electric & Electronic Equipment Assemblers
8,863 -430 -4.85% 0109 109 $29,535 Short-term on-the-job training
17-3023 Electrical & Electronic Engineering Techs
3,882 -87 -2.24% 095 95 $65,147 Associate degree
51-2023 Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers
1,747 -27 -1.55% 022 22 $35,161 Short-term on-the-job training
51-2031 Engine & Other Machine Assemblers
1,177 23 1.95% 224 26 $40,703 Short-term on-the-job training
17-3029 Engineering Techs, All Other
4,109 78 1.90% 8100 108 $59,775 Associate degree
17-2199 Engineers, All Other
7,838 729 9.30% 73157 230 $86,182 Bachelor's degree
11-1021 General & Operations Managers
108,229 9,185 8.49% 9182740 3,658 $93,657 Bach degree, plus work exp.
49-9071 General Maintenance & Repair Workers
54,226 3,016 5.56% 3021421 1,723 $40,694 Moderate-term on-the-job training
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Techs
1,569 -11 -0.70% 038 38 $52,575 Associate degree
17-2112 Industrial Engineers
10,109 162 1.60% 16296 312 $78,146 Bachelor's degree
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
11,486 2,530 22.03% 253298 551 $54,482 Long-term on-the-job training
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers
7,117 -127 -1.78% 0202 202 $89,329 Work exp. in a related occupation
51-4041 Machinists
30,448 3,202 10.52% 320880 1,200 $36,619 Long-term on-the-job training
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery
5,489 685 12.48% 6888 156 $43,576 Short-term on-the-job training
19-2032 Materials Scientists
373 -6 -1.61% 08 8 $99,382 Bachelor's degree
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters
2,430 -173 -7.12% 029 29 $52,192 Postsecondary vocational award
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers
12,055 654 5.43% 65382 447 $84,543 Bachelor's degree
49-9044 Millwrights
1,523 233 15.30% 2331 54 $49,487 Long-term on-the-job training
51-4081 Multiple Machine Tool Setters & Operators
6,176 143 2.32% 14107 121 $35,496 Moderate-term on-the-job training
43-5061 Production, Planning & Expediting Clerks
11,721 385 3.28% 38318 356 $46,200 Short-term on-the-job training
13-1023 Purchasing Agents
9,716 71 0.73% 7267 274 $63,493 Work exp. in a related occupation
41-4011 Sales Reps, Wholesale/Mfg, Tech/Scientific Prods
21,636 1,104 5.10% 110445 555 $65,397 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-4111 Tool & Die Makers
6,247 -559 -8.95% 031 31 $53,157 Long-term on-the-job training
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers & Brazers
15,089 401 2.66% 40433 473 $36,041 Long-term on-the-job training
51-4122 Welding, Solder & Brazing Machine Setters/Opers
2,653 -450 -16.96% 076 76 $34,916 Moderate-term on-the-job training
Engineering and Engineering Technology
17-2011 Aerospace Engineers
657 36 5.48% 419 23 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-3021 Aerospace Engineers & Operations Technicians
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Associate degree
17-2021 Agricultural Engineers
103 3 2.91% 02 2 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-3011 Architectural & Civil Drafters
0 -122 -4.13% 035 35 $0 Postsecondary vocational award
17-2031 Biomedical Engineers
310 80 25.81% 88 16 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-2041 Chemical Engineers
0 70 5.28% 736 43 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-3022 Civil Engineering Technicians
0 88 3.50% 962 71 $0 Associate degree
17-2051 Civil Engineers
0 931 8.76% 93314 407 $0 Bachelor's degree
15-1111 Computer & Information Research Scientists
0 170 14.81% 1715 32 $0 Doctoral degree
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers
0 352 17.03% 3542 77 $0 Bachelor's degree
25-1021 Computer Science Faculty
0 52 3.26% 528 33 $0 Doctoral degree
17-3019 Drafters, All Other
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Postsecondary vocational award
17-3023 Electrical & Electronic Engineering Technicians
0 -87 -2.24% 095 95 $0 Associate degree
17-3012 Electrical & Electronics Drafters
644 25 3.88% 28 10 $0 Postsecondary vocational award
17-2071 Electrical Engineers
0 122 2.32% 12116 128 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-3024 Electro-Mechanical Technicians
691 -1 -0.14% 017 17 $0 Associate degree
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, exc. Computer
0 39 1.04% 483 87 $0 Bachelor's degree
25-1032 Engineering Faculty
839 61 7.27% 615 21 $0 Doctoral degree
17-3029 Engineering Technicians, exc. Drafters, All Other
0 78 1.90% 8100 108 $0 Associate degree
17-2199 Engineers, All Other
0 729 9.30% 73157 230 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians
657 34 5.18% 316 19 $0 Associate degree
17-2081 Environmental Engineers
0 217 15.60% 2239 61 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-2111 Health & Safety Engineers, exc. Mining
866 40 4.62% 425 29 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians
0 -11 -0.70% 038 38 $0 Associate degree
17-2112 Industrial Engineers
0 162 1.60% 16296 312 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-2121 Marine Engineers & Naval Architects
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-2131 Materials Engineers
685 8 1.17% 124 25 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters
0 -173 -7.12% 029 29 $0 Postsecondary vocational award
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians
0 17 0.87% 248 50 $0 Associate degree
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers
0 654 5.43% 65382 447 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-2151 Mining & Geological Engineers
295 41 13.90% 48 12 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-2161 Nuclear Engineers
934 42 4.50% 425 29 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-2171 Petroleum Engineers
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Bachelor's degree
17-3031 Surveying & Mapping Technicians
0 -109 -8.07% 015 15 $0 Moderate-term on-the-job training
Environmental Service Systems
17-2081 Environmental Engineers*
348 54 15.52% 57 12 $84,606 Bachelor's degree
19-4091 Environmental Science & Protection Techs*
331 24 7.25% 214 16 $36,308 Associate degree
25-1053 Environmental Science Faculty
179 6 3.35% 13 4 $85,683 Doctoral degree
19-2041 Environmental Scientists & Specialists*
490 68 13.88% 714 21 $83,719 Master's Degree
19-1013 Soil & Plant Scientists
675 92 13.63% 923 32 $64,228 Bachelor's degree
Facility and Mobile Equipment Maintenance
49-3011 Aircraft Mechanics & Service Technicians
3,186 226 7.09% 2376 99 $59,199 Postsecondary vocational award
49-3021 Automotive Body & Related Repairers
6,609 624 9.44% 62152 214 $47,699 Long-term on-the-job training
49-3022 Automotive Glass Installers & Repairers
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $29,425 Long-term on-the-job training
49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians & Mechanics
28,460 1,654 5.81% 165762 927 $39,201 Postsecondary vocational award
49-2091 Avionics Technicians
313 34 10.86% 35 8 $53,773 Postsecondary vocational award
49-3031 Bus & Truck Mechanics & Diesel Eng. Specialists
9,673 1,458 15.07% 146166 312 $46,120 Postsecondary vocational award
49-2093 Electrical & Electronics Installers-Trans.Equip.
1,410 64 4.54% 624 30 $56,811 Long-term on-the-job training
49-3052 Motorcycle Mechanics
696 50 7.18% 514 19 $34,930 Long-term on-the-job training
49-3043 Rail Car Repairers
1,872 66 3.53% 744 51 $64,643 Long-term on-the-job training
49-3093 Tire Repairers & Changers
3,003 139 4.63% 14102 116 $26,011 Short-term on-the-job training
49-3011 Aircraft Mechanics & Service Technicians
3,186 226 7.09% 2376 99 $59,199 Postsecondary vocational award
49-3021 Automotive Body & Related Repairers
6,609 624 9.44% 62152 214 $47,699 Long-term on-the-job training
49-3022 Automotive Glass Installers & Repairers
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $29,425 Long-term on-the-job training
49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians & Mechanics
28,460 1,654 5.81% 165762 927 $39,201 Postsecondary vocational award
49-2091 Avionics Technicians
313 34 10.86% 35 8 $53,773 Postsecondary vocational award
49-3031 Bus & Truck Mechanics & Diesel Eng. Specialists
9,673 1,458 15.07% 146166 312 $46,120 Postsecondary vocational award
49-2093 Electrical & Electronics Installers-Trans.Equip.
1,410 64 4.54% 624 30 $56,811 Long-term on-the-job training
49-3052 Motorcycle Mechanics
696 50 7.18% 514 19 $34,930 Long-term on-the-job training
49-3043 Rail Car Repairers
1,872 66 3.53% 744 51 $64,643 Long-term on-the-job training
49-3093 Tire Repairers & Changers
3,003 139 4.63% 14102 116 $26,011 Short-term on-the-job training
Food Products & Processing Systems
19-4011 Agricultural & Food Science Technicians
820 56 6.83% 627 33 $39,108 Associate degree
17-2021 Agricultural Engineers
103 3 2.91% 02 2 $70,189 Bachelor's degree
45-2011 Agricultural Inspectors
473 32 6.77% 312 15 $56,512 Work experience in a related occ.
51-3021 Butchers & Meat Cutters
7,778 667 8.58% 67154 221 $25,399 Long-term on-the-job training
29-1031 Dietitians & Nutritionists*
613 64 10.44% 65 11 $57,309 Bachelor's degree
19-1012 Food Scientists & Technologists*
117 0 0.00% 14 5 $61,483 Bachelor's degree
45-2041 Graders & Sorters, Agricultural Products
1,700 -58 -3.41% 027 27 $21,657 Work experience in a related occ.
51-3022 Meat, Poultry & Fish Cutters & Trimmers
3,410 221 6.48% 2267 89 $24,375 Short-term on-the-job training
19-1022 Microbiologists*
73 6 8.22% 12 3 $56,360 Doctoral degree
13-1021 Purchasing Agents & Buyers, Farm Products
591 31 5.25% 312 15 $54,094 Work experience in a related occ.
41-4012 Sales Reps, Whls/Mfg, exc. Tech/Sci. Products*
4,113 236 5.74% 2485 109 $58,829 Moderate-term on-the-job training
41-4011 Sales Reps, Whls/Mfg, Tech/Scientific Products*
671 14 2.09% 113 14 $65,397 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-3023 Slaughterers & Meat Packers
4,612 231 5.01% 2391 114 $26,120 Moderate-term on-the-job training
Health Informatics
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
16,186 1,435 8.87% 144303 447 $68,616 Bachelor's degree plus work exp.
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
(including: Patient Account Technicians)
14,860 -956 -6.43% 0363 363 $38,208 Postsecondary vocational award or Long-term on-the-job training
31-9099 Healthcare Support Workers, AO
(including: Certified Compliance Technicians; Reimbursement Specialists; and, Clinical Account Technicians/Coders/Data Specialists)
9,738 661 6.79% 66203 269 $38,771 Long-term on-the-job training
29-2071 Med Records & Health Info Technicians
7,930 771 9.72% 77178 255 $36,828 Associate degree
11-9111 Medical & Health Services Managers
(including: Clinical Account Managers; Health Information Mgmt. Administrators; and Utilization Managers)
14,319 956 6.68% 96362 458 $94,817 Bachelor's degree plus experience
31-9092 Medical Assistants
19,099 2,292 12.00% 229398 627 $30,804 Postsecondary vocational award
31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists
2,084 -196 -9.41% 043 43 $34,300 Postsecondary vocational award
43-4171 Receptionists & Information Clerks
38,955 1,832 4.70% 1831050 1,233 $27,541 Short-term on-the-job training
Health, Safety and Environmental Management
13-1041 Compliance Officers
6,302 311 4.93% 3189 120 $72,237 Long-term on-the-job training
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians
657 34 5.18% 316 19 $40,336 Associate degree
17-2081 Environmental Engineers
1,391 217 15.60% 2239 61 $84,606 Bachelor's degree
19-2041 Environmental Scientists & Specialists
1,959 273 13.94% 2760 87 $83,719 Master's degree
17-2111 Health & Safety Engineers
866 40 4.62% 425 29 $83,610 Bachelor's degree
Information Support and Services
11-3021 Computer & Information Systems Managers
13,697 2,253 16.45% 225162 387 $122,213 Bach degree plus work exp.
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists
6,283 919 14.63% 9281 173 $66,038 Associate degree
43-9011 Computer Operators
2,366 -469 -19.82% 018 18 $49,179 Moderate-term OJT
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists
22,226 3,387 15.24% 339286 625 $51,069 Associate degree
Insurance
15-2011 Actuaries
1,218 197 16.17% 2036 56 $84,835 Bachelor's degree plus work exp.
13-1031 Claims Adjusters/Examiners/Investigators
14,980 1,086 7.25% 109371 480 $64,177 Long-term on-the-job training
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
119,063 10,929 9.18% 1,0932932 4,025 $33,469 Moderate-term on-the-job training
13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other
10,429 474 4.55% 47106 153 $70,680 Bachelor's degree
13-1032 Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage
598 10 1.67% 115 16 $69,006 Long-term on-the-job training
43-9041 Insurance Claims & Policy Proc Clerks
11,590 1,093 9.43% 109290 399 $36,638 Moderate-term on-the-job training
41-3021 Insurance Sales Agents
37,777 4,623 12.24% 462992 1,454 $39,110 Bachelor's degree
13-2053 Insurance Underwriters
6,034 -569 -9.43% 0114 114 $59,981 Bachelor's degree
11-2021 Marketing Managers
10,896 761 6.98% 76258 334 $110,085 Bachelor's degree plus work exp.
13-2052 Personal Financial Advisors
13,875 2,622 18.90% 262348 610 $79,754 Bachelor's degree
Logistics & Inventory Control
43-5032 Dispatchers
8,316 613 7.37% 61208 269 $40,159 Moderate-term on-the-job training
53-7051 Industrial Truck & Tractor Operators
31,174 3,033 9.73% 303776 1,079 $32,779 Short-term on-the-job training
53-7062 Laborers & Freight/Stock Movers, Hand
153,776 14,411 9.37% 1,4414577 6,018 $24,310 Short-term on-the-job training
13-1081 Logisticians
4,855 408 8.40% 4168 109 $66,599 Bachelor's degree
13-1111 Management Analysts (incl. Logistics Analysts)
31,426 6,070 19.32% 607436 1,043 $81,208 Bachelor's degree, plus work exp.
11-9199 Managers, AO (incl. Logistics Analysts)
76,873 1,199 1.56% 1201696 1,816 $90,564 Work exp. in a related occupation
43-5061 Production, Planning & Expediting Clerks
11,721 385 3.28% 38318 356 $46,200 Short-term on-the-job training
43-5071 Shipping Receiving & Traffic Clerks
31,099 100 0.32% 10675 685 $31,550 Short-term on-the-job training
11-3071 Transportation, Storage & Distribution Managers
6,436 328 5.10% 33142 175 $81,317 Work exp. in a related occupation
Logistics Planning and Management Services
43-1011 1st-Line Supvrs/Mgrs, Office & Adm. Support Wkrs
(Shipping & Receiving Manager, Supply Chain Manager, Import Coordinator)
48,196 3,707 7.69% 371728 1,099 $52,369 Work exp. in a related occupation
13-1081 Logisticians
(Logistics Coordinator, Logistics Planner, Logistics Analyst)
4,855 408 8.40% 4168 109 $66,599 Bachelor's degree
11-3061 Purchasing Managers
(Buyer/Planner, Materials Manager, Procurement Manager, Sourcing Manager)
4,196 53 1.26% 599 104 $97,382 Bachelor's degree plus work exp.
Maintenance, Installation & Repair
49-1011 1st-Line Svrs/Mgrs, Mechanics/Installers
13,811 930 6.73% 93275 368 $65,086 Work exp. in a related occupation
49-9071 General Maintenance & Repair Workers
54,226 3,016 5.56% 3021421 1,723 $40,694 Moderate-term on-the-job training
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
11,486 2,530 22.03% 253298 551 $54,482 Long-term on-the-job training
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery
5,489 685 12.48% 6888 156 $43,576 Short-term on-the-job training
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians
(Maintenance Technicians)
1,963 17 0.87% 248 50 $52,799 Associate degree
49-9062 Medical Equipment Repairers
1,572 70 4.45% 728 35 $47,594 Associate degree
49-2022 Telecommunication Eqpt Installers & Repairers
8,072 -145 -1.80% 073 73 $59,194 Long-term on-the-job training
Maintenance/Operations
47-2031 Carpenters
31,663 1,560 4.93% 156364 520 $55,212 Long-term on-the-job training
17-3022 Civil Engineering Techs
2,515 88 3.50% 962 71 $55,036 Associate degree
13-1051 Cost Estimators
7,132 541 7.59% 54203 257 $66,339 Work exp. in a related occupation
47-2111 Electricians
24,421 3,668 15.02% 367373 740 $74,060 Long-term on-the-job training
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians
657 34 5.18% 316 19 $40,336 Associate degree
47-2121 Glaziers
1,362 73 5.36% 720 27 $40,638 Long-term on-the-job training
49-9021 Heat, A/C & Refrig Mechanics/Installers
7,700 1,191 15.47% 119118 237 $52,100 Long-term on-the-job training
47-2141 Painters, Construction & Maintenance
11,277 670 5.94% 67179 246 $49,207 Moderate-term on-the-job training
47-2152 Plumbers
17,107 2,105 12.30% 210226 436 $76,037 Long-term on-the-job training
47-2181 Roofers
5,264 727 13.81% 7380 153 $41,891 Moderate-term on-the-job training
Manufacturing Production Process Development
19-1021 Biochemists & Biophysicists
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $84,956 Doctoral degree
19-4021 Biological Technicians
1,465 66 4.51% 741 48 $41,902 Associate degree
17-2041 Chemical Engineers
1,327 70 5.28% 736 43 $92,027 Bachelor's degree
51-8091 Chemical Plant & System Operators
1,949 -26 -1.33% 074 74 $55,969 Long-term on-the-job training
19-4031 Chemical Technicians
2,202 19 0.86% 266 68 $44,986 Associate degree
19-2031 Chemists
3,004 65 2.16% 666 72 $74,993 Bachelor's degree
15-1199 Computer Occupations, AO
(Software Quality Assurance Engineers & Testers, Quality Control Technicians & Analytical Technicians)
17,312 1,513 8.74% 151223 374 $85,662 Associate degree
17-3019 Drafters, All Other
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $58,779 Postsecondary vocational award
17-3023 Electrical & Electronic Engineering Technicians
3,882 -87 -2.24% 095 95 $65,147 Associate degree
17-2071 Electrical Engineers
5,263 122 2.32% 12116 128 $92,036 Bachelor's degree
17-3024 Electro-Mechanical Technicians
691 -1 -0.14% 017 17 $49,487 Associate degree
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, exc Computer
3,751 39 1.04% 483 87 $97,765 Bachelor's degree
11-9041 Engineering Managers
6,856 228 3.33% 23210 233 $122,943 Bachelor's degree, plus work exp.
17-3029 Engineering Techs, exc Drafters, AO
(Manufacturing Engineering & Manufacturing Engineering Technicians)
4,109 78 1.90% 8100 108 $59,957 Associate degree
17-2199 Engineers, AO (including Robotics Engineers)
7,838 729 9.30% 73157 230 $86,182 Bachelor's degree
19-1012 Food Scientists and Technologists
593 28 4.72% 321 24 $61,483 Bachelor's degree
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians
1,569 -11 -0.70% 038 38 $52,575 Associate degree
17-2112 Industrial Engineers
10,109 162 1.60% 16296 312 $78,146 Bachelor's degree
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers
7,117 -127 -1.78% 0202 202 $89,329 Work exp. in a related occupation
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters & Weighers
21,545 487 2.26% 49542 591 $34,316 Moderate-term on-the-job training
19-4099 Life, Physical & Social Science Technicians, AO
(Quality Control Analysts & Analytical Technicians)
2,425 196 8.08% 20102 122 $49,969 Associate degree
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers
12,055 654 5.43% 65382 447 $84,543 Bachelor's degree
49-9069 Precision Instrument Equipment Repairers, AO
(Electronic Instrument Technicians)
130 3 2.31% 02 2 $56,939 Moderate-term on-the-job training
41-4011 Sales Reps, Whls/Mfg, Tech/SciProds
21,636 1,104 5.10% 110445 555 $65,397 Moderate-term on-the-job training
41-4012 Sales Reps/Whlesale/Mfg,Ex.Tech/Scntifc
68,555 4,504 6.57% 4501410 1,860 $58,829 Moderate-term on-the-job training
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications
29,316 7,676 26.18% 768419 1,187 $91,339 Bachelor's degree
15-1133 Software Developers, Systems Software
13,971 3,192 22.85% 319200 519 $101,948 Bachelor's degree
Mathematics
15-2011 Actuaries
0 197 16.17% 2036 56 $0 Bachelor's degree, plus work exp.
25-1022 Mathematical Science Faculty
0 220 9.90% 2239 61 $0 Doctoral degree
15-2021 Mathematicians
333 35 10.51% 46 10 $0 Doctoral degree
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts
0 0 33.18% 12768 195 $0 Master's degree
15-2041 Statisticians
561 102 18.18% 1010 20 $0 Master's degree
Natural Resources Systems
19-4021 Biological Technicians*
366 17 4.64% 210 12 $41,902 Associate degree
19-1031 Conservation Scientists
432 37 8.56% 419 23 $69,199 Bachelor's degree
19-4093 Forest & Conservation Technicians
469 9 1.92% 120 21 $39,027 Associate degree
45-4011 Forest & Conservation Workers
289 1 0.35% 07 7 $32,262 Moderate-term on-the-job training
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers
1,402 117 8.35% 1229 41 $115,009 Bachelor's degree plus work exp.
Natural Sciences
19-4011 Agricultural & Food Science Technicians
820 56 6.83% 627 33 $0 Associate degree
25-1041 Agricultural Sciences Faculty
153 3 1.96% 03 3 $0 Doctoral degree
19-1011 Animal Scientists
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Bachelor's degree
19-2011 Astronomers
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Doctoral degree
19-2021 Atmospheric & Space Scientists
552 95 17.21% 1010 20 $0 Bachelor's degree
25-1051 Atmospheric, Earth & Space Sciences Faculty
326 10 3.07% 16 7 $0 Doctoral degree
19-1021 Biochemists & Biophysicists
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Doctoral degree
25-1042 Biological Science Faculty
0 196 9.60% 2036 56 $0 Doctoral degree
19-1029 Biological Scientists, All Other
557 23 4.13% 215 17 $0 Bachelor's degree
19-4021 Biological Technicians
0 66 4.51% 741 48 $0 Associate degree
19-4031 Chemical Technicians
0 19 0.86% 266 68 $0 Associate degree
25-1052 Chemistry Faculty
914 86 9.41% 916 25 $0 Doctoral degree
19-2031 Chemists
0 65 2.16% 666 72 $0 Bachelor's degree
19-1031 Conservation Scientists
432 37 8.56% 419 23 $0 Bachelor's degree
19-4091 Environmental Science & Protection Technicians
0 97 7.34% 1055 65 $0 Associate degree
25-1053 Environmental Science Faculty
179 6 3.35% 13 4 $0 Doctoral degree
19-2041 Environmental Scientists & Specialists
0 273 13.94% 2760 87 $0 Master's degree
19-1041 Epidemiologists
122 4 3.28% 04 4 $0 Master's degree
19-1012 Food Scientists & Technologists
593 28 4.72% 321 24 $0 Bachelor's degree
19-4092 Forensic Science Technicians
522 111 21.26% 1122 33 $0 Associate degree
19-4093 Forest & Conservation Technicians
469 9 1.92% 120 21 $0 Associate degree
19-1032 Foresters
110 5 4.55% 05 5 $0 Bachelor's degree
25-1043 Forestry & Conservation Sciences Faculty
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Doctoral degree
19-4041 Geological & Petroleum Technicians
123 23 18.70% 24 6 $0 Associate degree
19-2042 Geoscientists
429 69 16.08% 713 20 $0 Master's degree
19-2043 Hydrologists
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Master's degree
19-1099 Life Scientists, All Other
267 18 6.74% 28 10 $0 Bachelor's degree
19-4099 Life, Physical & Social Science Technicians, AO
0 196 8.08% 20102 122 $0 Associate degree
19-2032 Materials Scientists
373 -6 -1.61% 08 8 $0 Bachelor's degree
19-1042 Medical Scientists
0 93 4.52% 964 73 $0 Doctoral degree
19-1022 Microbiologists
293 24 8.19% 28 10 $0 Doctoral degree
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers
0 117 8.35% 1229 41 $0 Bachelor's degree
19-4051 Nuclear Technicians
179 1 0.56% 08 8 $0 Associate degree
19-2099 Physical Scientists, All Other
0 71 5.07% 714 21 $0 Bachelor's degree
19-2012 Physicists
0 121 10.74% 1221 33 $0 Doctoral degree
25-1054 Physics Faculty
538 50 9.29% 510 15 $0 Doctoral degree
19-1013 Soil & Plant Scientists
675 92 13.63% 923 32 $0 Bachelor's degree
19-1023 Zoologists & Wildlife Biologists
167 12 7.19% 14 5 $0 Bachelor's degree
Network Systems
11-3021 Computer & Information Systems Managers
13,697 2,253 16.45% 225162 387 $122,213 Bach degree plus work exp.
15-1143 Computer Network Architects
4,682 678 14.48% 6860 128 $112,077 Bachelor's degree
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists
6,283 919 14.63% 9281 173 $66,038 Associate degree
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other
17,312 1,513 8.74% 151223 374 $85,662 Associate degree
43-9011 Computer Operators
2,366 -469 -19.82% 018 18 $49,179 Moderate-term OJT
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts
22,499 5,511 24.49% 551290 841 $87,776 Bachelor's degree
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists
22,226 3,387 15.24% 339286 625 $51,069 Associate degree
15-1122 Information Security Analysts
2,850 475 16.67% 4837 85 $87,683 Bachelor's degree
15-1142 Network & Computer Systems Administrators
15,392 1,476 9.59% 148198 346 $80,068 Bachelor's degree
Plant Systems
37-1012 1st-Line Spvrs/Mgrs, Landscaping & Lawn Service
6,306 191 3.03% 19105 124 $37,871 Work experience in a related occ.
11-9013 Farmers, Ranchers & Other Ag Managers
50,597 -253 -0.50% 0862 862 $67,928 Long-term on-the-job training
45-2092 Farmworkers & Laborers, Nursery & Greenhouse
10,903 1,426 13.08% 0290 290 $27,903 Short-term on-the-job training
37-3019 Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other
3,159 177 5.60% 1857 75 $30,537 Short-term on-the-job training
17-1012 Landscape Architects
554 36 6.50% 49 13 $50,404 Bachelor's degree
37-3011 Landscaping & Groundskeeping Workers
44,237 2,203 4.98% 220798 1,018 $26,099 Short-term on-the-job training
37-3012 Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers & Applicators
1,456 29 1.99% 326 29 $35,426 Moderate-term on-the-job training
19-1013 Soil & Plant Scientists
675 92 13.63% 923 32 $64,228 Bachelor's degree
37-3013 Tree Trimmers & Pruners
1,596 65 4.07% 629 35 $39,788 Short-term on-the-job training
37-1012 1st-Line Spvrs/Mgrs, Landscaping & Lawn Service
6,306 191 3.03% 19105 124 $37,871 Work experience in a related occ.
11-9013 Farmers, Ranchers & Other Ag Managers
50,597 -253 -0.50% 0862 862 $67,928 Long-term on-the-job training
45-2092 Farmworkers & Laborers, Nursery & Greenhouse
10,903 1,426 13.08% 0290 290 $27,903 Short-term on-the-job training
37-3019 Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other
3,159 177 5.60% 1857 75 $30,537 Short-term on-the-job training
17-1012 Landscape Architects
554 36 6.50% 49 13 $50,404 Bachelor's degree
37-3011 Landscaping & Groundskeeping Workers
44,237 2,203 4.98% 220798 1,018 $26,099 Short-term on-the-job training
37-3012 Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers & Applicators
1,456 29 1.99% 326 29 $35,426 Moderate-term on-the-job training
19-1013 Soil & Plant Scientists
675 92 13.63% 923 32 $64,228 Bachelor's degree
37-3013 Tree Trimmers & Pruners
1,596 65 4.07% 629 35 $39,788 Short-term on-the-job training
Power Structural & Technical Systems
45-2091 Agricultural Equipment Operators
1,598 56 3.50% 643 49 $31,459 Moderate-term on-the-job training
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists*
194 29 14.95% 33 6 $66,038 Associate degree
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists*
687 102 14.85% 108 18 $51,069 Associate degree
17-3023 Electrical & Eletronic Engineering Technicians*
971 -22 -2.27% 024 24 $65,147 Associate degree
49-3041 Farm Equipment Mechanics
2,273 206 9.06% 2154 75 $37,642 Postsecondary vocational award
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics*
121 4 3.31% 03 3 $55,437 Postsecondary vocational award
49-3031 Truck Mechanics & Diesel Engine Specialists*
967 146 15.10% 1517 32 $46,120 Postsecondary vocational award
Production
51-1011 1st-Line Svrs/Mgrs, Prod. & Operating Workers
27,541 -42 -0.15% 0435 435 $58,008 Work exp. in a related occupation
51-2099 Assemblers & Fabricators, AO
11,723 833 7.11% 83252 335 $26,207 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-3011 Bakers
9,019 933 10.34% 93197 290 $24,376 Long-term on-the-job training
51-3021 Butchers & Meat Cutters
7,778 667 8.58% 67154 221 $25,399 Long-term on-the-job training
51-7011 Cabinetmakers & Bench Carpenters
2,266 83 3.66% 818 26 $39,141 Long-term on-the-job training
51-9121 Coat/Paint/Spray Machine Setters & Operators
3,784 47 1.24% 571 76 $32,354 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-4011 Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators
6,787 1,281 18.87% 128206 334 $37,730 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-4031 Cutting, Punching & Press Machine Operators
11,069 -2,076 -18.76% 0140 140 $31,903 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-9032 Cutting/Slicing Machine Setters & Operators
2,321 -248 -10.69% 046 46 $32,683 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-2022 Electric/Electronic Equipment Assemblers
8,863 -430 -4.85% 0109 109 $29,535 Short-term on-the-job training
51-2023 Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers
1,747 -27 -1.55% 022 22 $35,161 Short-term on-the-job training
51-2031 Engine & Other Machine Assemblers
1,177 23 1.95% 224 26 $40,703 Short-term on-the-job training
51-4021 Extruding/Drawing Machine Setters & Operators
2,954 -489 -16.55% 073 73 $31,970 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-9041 Extrudng/Formng/Compctng Machine Operators
1,906 -111 -5.82% 068 68 $33,677 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-3092 Food Batchmakers
8,170 326 3.99% 33176 209 $28,725 Short-term on-the-job training
51-3093 Food Cooking Machine Operators & Tenders
3,864 246 6.37% 2580 105 $26,564 Short-term on-the-job training
51-3091 Food Roast/Bake Machine Operators & Tenders
697 74 10.62% 714 21 $26,851 Short-term on-the-job training
51-4022 Forging Mach Setters, Operators & Tenders
1,146 -215 -18.76% 028 28 $40,784 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-4033 Grind/Polish Machine Tool Setters & Operators
4,694 -965 -20.56% 0196 196 $33,461 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-4191 Heat Treating Equipment Setters & Operators
1,778 -315 -17.72% 031 31 $33,114 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-4034 Lathe/Turning Machine Tool Setters & Operators
2,770 -545 -19.68% 068 68 $39,011 Moderate-term on-the-job training
53-7063 Machine Feeders & Offbearers
4,226 102 2.41% 1093 103 $29,351 Short-term on-the-job training
51-4041 Machinists
30,448 3,202 10.52% 320880 1,200 $36,619 Long-term on-the-job training
51-3022 Meat, Poultry & Fish Cutters & Trimmers
3,410 221 6.48% 2267 89 $24,375 Short-term on-the-job training
51-9023 Mix/Blend Machine Setters, Operators & Tenders
5,471 60 1.10% 6119 125 $34,761 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-4072 Molding/Cormakng/Casting Machine Operators
5,178 -1,020 -19.70% 077 77 $32,681 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-4081 Multiple Machine Tool Setters & Operators
6,176 143 2.32% 14107 121 $35,496 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-9111 Packaging & Filling Machine Operators & Tenders
21,576 1,189 5.51% 119769 888 $25,738 Short-term on-the-job training
53-7064 Packers & Packagers, Hand
47,288 2,787 5.89% 2791257 1,536 $22,756 Short-term on-the-job training
51-9122 Painters, Transportation Equipment
2,253 203 9.01% 2042 62 $41,949 Long-term on-the-job training
51-9196 Paper Good Machine Setters, Operators & Tenders
4,386 -744 -16.96% 062 62 $33,669 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-9151 Photo Process Workers & Machine Operators
1,027 -324 -31.55% 020 20 $27,466 Short-term on-the-job training
51-4193 Plating/Coating Machine Setters & Operators
2,546 -481 -18.89% 063 63 $31,845 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-5111 Prepress Technicians & Workers
1,832 -387 -21.12% 029 29 $39,673 Short-term on-the-job training
51-5113 Print Binding & Finishing Workers
3,265 -466 -14.27% 049 49 $32,156 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-5112 Printing Press Operators & Job Printers
10,204 -1,448 -14.19% 0153 153 $37,963 Postsecondary vocational award
51-9199 Production Workers, All Other
26,398 416 1.58% 42540 582 $28,775 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-4023 Rolling Machine Setters, Operators & Tenders
2,469 -211 -8.55% 061 61 $40,701 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-9012 Separate/Filter Mach Setters/Operators
697 19 2.73% 222 24 $42,206 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-3023 Slaughterers & Meat Packers
4,612 231 5.01% 2391 114 $26,120 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-2041 Structural Metal Fabrcators & Fitters
1,830 64 3.50% 630 36 $37,502 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-2092 Team Assemblers
58,987 843 1.43% 841267 1,351 $29,439 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-4111 Tool & Die Makers
6,247 -559 -8.95% 031 31 $53,157 Long-term on-the-job training
51-4122 Weld/Solder/Braz Machine Setters & Operators
2,653 -450 -16.96% 076 76 $34,916 Moderate-term on-the-job training
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers & Brazers
15,089 401 2.66% 40433 473 $36,041 Long-term on-the-job training
51-7042 Woodworking Machine Setters & Operators
1,188 56 4.71% 620 26 $28,398 Moderate-term on-the-job training
Programming and Software Development
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other
17,312 1,513 8.74% 151223 374 $85,662 Associate degree
15-1131 Computer Programmers
20,572 -1,710 -8.31% 0507 507 $75,122 Bachelor's degree
15-1141 Database Administrators
4,546 599 13.18% 6098 158 $78,715 Bachelor's degree
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications
29,316 7,676 26.18% 768419 1,187 $91,339 Bachelor's degree
15-1133 Software Developers, Systems Software
13,971 3,192 22.85% 319200 519 $101,948 Bachelor's degree
Property & Real Estate & Management
11-9141 Property, Real Estate & Comm Assn Mgrs
10,009 766 7.65% 77174 251 $58,765 Bachelor's degree
13-2021 Real Estate Appraisers & Assessors
2,890 235 8.13% 2446 70 $55,740 Postsecondary vocational award
41-9021 Real Estate Brokers
3,826 -29 -0.76% 027 27 $52,696 Work exp. in a related occupation
41-9022 Real Estate Sales Agents
10,237 43 0.42% 472 76 $46,640 Postsecondary vocational award
Sales and Service
43-5011 Cargo & Freight Agents (Route Planners)
5,544 887 16.00% 89181 270 $43,200 Moderate-term on-the-job training
43-4181 Reservation/Trans. Ticket Agents & Travel Clerks
4,396 89 2.02% 955 64 $40,187 Short-term on-the-job training
Securities & Investments
43-4011 Brokerage Clerks
3,526 36 1.02% 486 90 $47,097 Moderate-term on-the-job training
13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other
10,429 474 4.55% 47106 153 $70,680 Bachelor's degree
13-2052 Personal Financial Advisors
13,875 2,622 18.90% 262348 610 $79,754 Bachelor's degree
41-3031 Securities, Commodities & Financial Services Sales Agents
20,560 504 2.45% 50355 405 $72,579 Bachelor's degree
13-2082 Tax Preparers
4,291 197 4.59% 20107 127 $40,013 Moderate-term on-the-job training
Social Sciences
19-3091 Anthropologists & Archeologists
71 3 4.23% 01 1 $0 Master's degree
19-3011 Economists
409 35 8.56% 411 15 $0 Master's degree
19-3092 Geographers
54 0 0.00% 01 1 $0 Master's degree
19-3093 Historians
73 3 4.11% 01 1 $0 Master's degree
19-3032 Industrial & Organizational Psychologists
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Master's degree
13-1161 Market Research Analysts & Specialists
0 0 18.01% 310205 515 $0 Bachelor's degree
19-3094 Political Scientists
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Master's degree
19-4061 Social Science Research Assistants
365 10 2.74% 115 16 $0 Associate degree
19-3099 Social Scientists & Related Workers, AO
483 -2 -0.41% 06 6 $0 Master's degree
19-3041 Sociologists
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 Master's degree
15-2041 Statisticians
561 102 18.18% 1010 20 $0 Master's degree
19-3022 Survey Researchers
694 73 10.52% 78 15 $0 Bachelor's degree
19-3051 Urban & Regional Planners
692 10 1.45% 113 14 $0 Master's degree
Support Services
35-1012 1st-Line Svrs/Mgrs, Food Prep/Serv
30,419 4,301 14.14% 430904 1,334 $28,277 Work experience in a related occ.
35-2012 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria
16,101 858 5.33% 86426 512 $24,182 Moderate-term on-the-job training
29-2051 Dietetic Technicians
2,416 209 8.65% 2124 45 $21,266 Moderate-term on-the-job training
29-1031 Dietitians and Nutritionists
2,450 255 10.41% 2618 44 $57,309 Bachelor's Degree
11-9051 Food Service Managers
11,488 799 6.96% 80231 311 $46,241 Work experience in a related occ.
21-1022 Medical Health Social Workers
4,621 612 13.24% 61111 172 $55,016 Master's degree
21-1014 Mental Health Counselors
4,820 599 12.43% 60101 161 $37,663 Master's degree
21-1015 Rehabilitation Counselors
3,847 381 9.90% 3880 118 $34,660 Master's degree
21-1011 Substnce Abuse/Bhvrl Dsrdr Counslrs
2,632 509 19.34% 5155 106 $34,453 Master's degree
Therapeutic Services
31-9091 Dental Assistants
13,106 1,415 10.80% 142324 466 $36,623 Moderate-term on-the-job training
29-2021 Dental Hygienists
7,635 849 11.12% 85125 210 $70,955 Associate degree
29-1020 Dentists & Dental Specialists
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 First professional degree
31-1011 Home Health Aides
32,511 8,329 25.62% 833734 1,567 $22,273 Short-term on-the-job training
29-2061 Licensed Practical Nurses
20,902 1,599 7.65% 160595 755 $45,869 Postsecondary vocational award
29-1151 Nurse Anesthetists
1,857 319 17.18% 3244 76 $135,979 Master's degree
29-1161 Nurse Midwives
442 76 17.19% 810 18 $84,837 Master's degree
29-1171 Nurse Practitioners
6,360 1,561 24.54% 156150 306 $93,273 Master's degree
31-1014 Nursing Assistants
63,219 7,870 12.45% 7871428 2,215 $24,450 Postsecondary vocational award
31-2012 Occupational Therapist Aides
1,083 270 24.93% 2731 58 $24,306 Short-term on-the-job training
31-2011 Occupational Therapist Assistants
1,435 350 24.39% 3542 77 $59,172 Associate degree
29-1122 Occupational Therapists
4,488 659 14.68% 6687 153 $79,070 Master's degree
31-1015 Orderlies
2,438 99 4.06% 1055 65 $27,447 Postsecondary vocational award
29-1051 Pharmacists
11,286 218 1.93% 22263 285 $121,358 First professional degree
31-9095 Pharmacy Aides
1,188 64 5.39% 625 31 $24,142 Short-term on-the-job training
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians
17,993 1,715 9.53% 172178 350 $28,809 Postsecondary vocational award
31-2022 Physical Therapist Aides
3,405 719 21.12% 7298 170 $35,328 Short-term on-the-job training
31-2021 Physical Therapist Assistants
3,755 837 22.29% 84109 193 $54,179 Associate degree
29-1123 Physical Therapists
10,978 2,221 20.23% 222294 516 $86,000 Master's degree
29-1071 Physician Assistants
2,831 609 21.51% 6164 125 $90,641 Bachelor's degree
29-1060 Physicians & Surgeons
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $0 First professional degree
29-1141 Registered Nurses
116,375 12,211 10.49% 1,2212746 3,967 $67,135 Associate or Bachelor's degree
Transportation Energy Efficiency
53-1031 1st-Line Svrs/Mgrs, Trans Machine Operators
6,484 449 6.92% 45208 253 $58,244 Work exp. in a related occupation
53-2021 Air Traffic Controllers
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $138,736 Long-term on-the-job training
49-3023 Automotive Service Techs & Mechanics
28,460 1,654 5.81% 165762 927 $39,201 Postsecondary vocational award
49-3031 Bus & Truck Mechanics & Diesel Eng Specialists
9,673 1,458 15.07% 146166 312 $46,120 Postsecondary vocational award
53-3021 Bus Drivers, Transit & Intercity
7,400 471 6.36% 4797 144 $44,553 Moderate-term on-the-job training
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Techs
657 34 5.18% 316 19 $40,336 Associate degree
19-4091 Environmental Science & Protection Techs
1,322 97 7.34% 1055 65 $36,308 Associate degree
19-2041 Environmental Scientists & Specialists
1,959 273 13.94% 2760 87 $83,719 Master's degree
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
11,486 2,530 22.03% 253298 551 $54,482 Long-term on-the-job training
13-1081 Logisticians
4,855 408 8.40% 4168 109 $66,599 Bachelor's degree
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics
2,333 155 6.64% 1655 71 $55,437 Postsecondary vocational award
47-4061 Rail-Track Laying & Maint Equipment Operators
1,082 19 1.76% 227 29 $54,920 Moderate-term on-the-job training
53-6051 Transportation Inspectors
1,208 17 1.41% 231 33 $73,278 Work exp. in a related occupation
11-3071 Transportation, Storage & Distribution Managers
6,436 328 5.10% 33142 175 $81,317 Work exp. in a related occupation
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy & TractorTrailer
71,486 6,029 8.43% 6031216 1,819 $43,755 Moderate-term on-the-job training
19-3051 Urban & Regional Planners
692 10 1.45% 113 14 $81,513 Master's degree
Transportation Operations
53-2021 Air Traffic Controllers
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $138,736 Long-term on-the-job training
53-2011 Airline Pilots, Copilots, Flight Engineers
6,580 413 6.28% 41160 201 $118,123 Bachelor's degree
53-3021 Bus Drivers, Transit & Intercity
7,400 471 6.36% 4797 144 $44,553 Moderate-term on-the-job training
53-5021 Captains, Mates, Pilots of Water Vessels
968 130 13.43% 1338 51 $71,855 Work exp. in a related occupation
43-5032 Dispatchers
8,316 613 7.37% 61208 269 $40,159 Moderate-term on-the-job training
53-2031 Flight Attendants
9,755 658 6.75% 66179 245 $42,723 Long-term on-the-job training
53-4011 Locomotive Engineers
3,686 -165 -4.48% 0146 146 $60,352 Long-term on-the-job training
53-3099 Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other
1,144 57 4.98% 635 41 $39,658 Short-term on-the-job training
53-4021 Railroad Brake, Signal, & Switch Operators
1,736 -76 -4.38% 066 66 $55,381 Moderate-term on-the-job training
53-4031 Railroad Conductors & Yardmasters
3,143 -135 -4.30% 0120 120 $57,451 Moderate-term on-the-job training
53-5011 Sailors & Marine Oilers
837 117 13.98% 1222 34 $62,435 Short-term on-the-job training
53-3022 School Bus Drivers
20,360 3,086 15.16% 309268 577 $29,943 Short-term on-the-job training
53-3041 Taxi Drivers & Chauffeurs
8,096 1,214 15.00% 121153 274 $23,000 Short-term on-the-job training
11-3071 Transportation, Storage & Distribution Managers
6,436 328 5.10% 33142 175 $81,317 Work exp. in a related occupation
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy & Tractor Trailer
71,486 6,029 8.43% 6031216 1,819 $43,755 Moderate-term on-the-job training
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light & Delivery Services
39,941 2,971 7.44% 297679 976 $30,952 Short-term on-the-job training
Transportation Systems/Infrastructure Planning, Mgt. and Regulation
53-2021 Air Traffic Controllers
0 0 0.00% 00 0 $138,736 Long-term on-the-job training
17-3022 Civil Engineering Technicians
2,515 88 3.50% 962 71 $55,036 Associate degree
17-2051 Civil Engineers
10,625 931 8.76% 93314 407 $84,434 Bachelor's degree
13-1041 Compliance Officers
6,302 311 4.93% 3189 120 $72,237 Long-term on-the-job training
17-3023 Electrical & Electronic Engineering Technicians
3,882 -87 -2.24% 095 95 $65,147 Associate degree
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians
657 34 5.18% 316 19 $40,336 Associate degree
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians
1,569 -11 -0.70% 038 38 $52,575 Associate degree
17-3031 Surveying & Mapping Technicians
1,350 -109 -8.07% 015 15 $50,150 Moderate-term on-the-job training
53-6051 Transportation Inspectors
1,208 17 1.41% 231 33 $73,278 Work exp. in a related occupation
19-3051 Urban & Regional Planners
692 10 1.45% 113 14 $81,513 Master's degree
Warehousing and Distribution Center Operations
53-1021 1st-Line Supvrs/Mgrs, Helpers & Laborers
7,541 528 7.00% 53242 295 $49,632 Work exp. in a related occupation
51-1011 1st-Line Supvrs/Mgrs, Prod/Operating Workers
(Production Control Manager, Production Planner, Supply & Operations Manager, Supply & Operations Team Leader)
27,541 -42 -0.15% 0435 435 $58,008 Work exp. in a related occupation
53-1031 1st-Line Supvrs/Mgrs, Trans. Machine Operators
(Warehouse Supervisor)
6,484 449 6.92% 45208 253 $58,244 Work exp. in a related occupation
53-7011 Conveyor Operators & Tenders
1,024 48 4.69% 530 35 $32,883 Short-term on-the-job training
17-2112 Industrial Engineers (Supply Chain Engineer)
10,109 162 1.60% 16296 312 $78,146 Bachelor's degree
53-7051 Industrial Truck & Tractor Operatrs
31,174 3,033 9.73% 303776 1,079 $32,779 Short-term on-the-job training
53-7062 Laborers & Freight & Stock Movers
153,776 14,411 9.37% 1,4414577 6,018 $24,310 Short-term on-the-job training
43-5061 Production, Planning, & Expediting Clerks
(Production Planner, Production Scheduler)
11,721 385 3.28% 38318 356 $46,200 Short-term on-the-job training
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, & Traffic Clerks
(Shipping & Receiving Manager)
31,099 100 0.32% 10675 685 $31,550 Short-term on-the-job training
11-3071 Transportation, Storage & Distribution Managers
6,436 328 5.10% 33142 175 $81,317 Work exp. in a related occupation
Web and Digital Communications
15-1131 Computer Programmers
20,572 -1,710 -8.31% 0507 507 $75,122 Bachelor's degree
27-4032 Film & Video Editors
841 145 17.24% 148 22 $54,637 Bachelor's degree
27-1024 Graphic Designers
11,692 383 3.28% 38278 316 $47,951 Bachelor's degree
27-1014 Multimedia Artists & Animators
1,941 96 4.95% 1036 46 $64,123 Bachelor's degree
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications
29,316 7,676 26.18% 768419 1,187 $91,339 Bachelor's degree
15-1134 Web Developers
5,087 1,649 32.42% 16566 231 $69,919 Bachelor's degree

Source: Illinois Department of Employment Security, Economic Information & Analysis Division

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