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occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
All Ocupations00-0000**0.65150,539,900$18,870$48,320
All Management Occupations11-0000****$46,370$115,020
All Business and Financial Operations Occupations13-0000****$36,380$73,800
All Computer and Mathematical Occupations15-0000****$41,850$86,170
All Architecture and Engineering Occupations17-0000****$41,970$82,980
All Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations19-0000****$32,600$71,220
Biologists19-1020.01IR***$41,230$79,610
All Community and Social Services Occupations21-0000****$24,560$46,160
All Legal Occupations23-0000****$36,210$103,460
All Education, Training, and Library Occupations25-0000****$21,300$53,000
All Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations27-0000****$20,600$56,980
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
All Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations29-0000****$32,050$77,800
Prosthodontists29-1024.00IR*2.5800$73,050$161,020
All Healthcare Support Occupations31-0000****$19,080$29,520
All Protective Service Occupations33-0000****$19,440$44,610
All Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations35-0000****$16,910$22,850
All Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations37-0000****$17,650$27,080
All Personal Care and Service Occupation39-0000****$17,200$25,650
All Sales and Related Occupations41-0000****$17,680$39,320
All Office and Administrative Support Occupations43-0000****$19,840$36,330
All Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations45-0000****$18,770$26,360
All Construction and Extraction Occupations47-0000****$25,050$47,580
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Roof Bolters, Mining47-5061.00RC*-1.176,000$42,920$55,500
All Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations49-0000****$23,650$45,990
All Production Occupations51-0000****$19,660$36,220
All Transportation and Material Moving Occupations53-0000****$18,670$35,160
Subway and Streetcar Operators53-4041.00RC*0.4212,000$42,120$60,580
All Military Occupations55-0000******
Air Crew Officers55-1011.00******
Aircraft Launch and Recovery Officers55-1012.00******
Armored Assault Vehicle Officers55-1013.00******
Artillery and Missile Officers55-1014.00******
Command and Control Center Officers55-1015.00******
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Infantry Officers55-1016.00******
Special Forces Officers55-1017.00******
Military Officer Special and Tactical Operations Leaders/Managers, all other55-1019.00******
First-Line Supervisors of Air Crew Members55-2011.00******
First-Line Supervisors of Weapons Specialists/Crew Members55-2012.00******
First-Line Supervisors of All Other Tactical Operations Specialists55-2013.00******
Air Crew Members55-3011.00******
Aircraft Launch and Recovery Specialists55-3012.00******
Armored Assault Vehicle Crew Members55-3013.00******
Artillery and Missile Crew Members55-3014.00******
Command and Control Center Specialists55-3015.00******
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Infantry55-3016.00******
Radar and Sonar Technicians55-3017.00******
Special Forces55-3018.00******
Military Enlisted Tactical Operations and Air/Weapons Specialists and Crew Members, all other55-3019.00******
Phlebotomists31-9097-00CRI*2.49112,700$22,850$32,770
Information Security Analysts15-1122.00**1.7982,900$51,280$93,250
Web Developers15-1134.00CIR*2.66148,500$34,770$70,660
Computer Network Support Specialists15-1152.00REC*0.75181,000$36,350$67,260
Computer Occupations, All Other15-1199.00**0.33233,000$45,320$87,310
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School25-2052.00SA*0.63198,100$36,900$58,640
Special Education Teachers, All Other25-2059.00**0.7240,400$31,730$57,670
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Nurse Anesthetists29-1151.00IRS*1.9438,200$105,410$160,250
Nurse Midwives29-1161.00SI*2.455,300$50,310$93,610
Nurse Practitioners29-1171.00SIR*3.53126,900$70,540$101,260
Ophthalmic Medical Technicians29-2057.00CSR*2.4637,000$24,300$36,690
Hearing Aid Specialists29-2092.00SIR*2.715,900$26,660$52,850
Genetic Counselors29-9092.00SIA*2.922,400$49,760$74,570
Orderlies31-1015.00CRS*1.0953,000$18,770$27,580
Transportation Security Screeners33-9093.00REC*-0.946,600$33,970$40,050
Solar Photovoltaic Installers47-2231.00RC*2.545,900$27,540$40,070
Clergy21-2011.00SEAProfess.0.57244,200$22,380$48,150
Lawyers23-1011.00EIProfess.0.56778,700$55,870$136,260
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Law Teachers, Postsecondary25-1112.00SIEProfess.2.1821,100$42,150$126,230
Chiropractors29-1011.00SIRProfess.1.7545,200$31,310$78,370
Dentists, General29-1021.00IRSProfess.1.81129,000$68,310$172,350
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons29-1022.00RSIProfess.1.766,800$85,270$233,900
Orthodontists29-1023.00IRSProfess.1.838,200$87,830$221,390
Dentists, All Other Specialists29-1029.00IRProfess.0.96,700$37,800$171,040
Optometrists29-1041.00ISRProfess.2.7140,600$51,780$115,750
Pharmacists29-1051.00ICSProfess.0.31297,100$86,790$119,270
Anesthesiologists29-1061.00IRSProfess.2.1133,700$142,590$258,100
Family and General Practitioners29-1062.00ISProfess.1.02139,800$65,630$192,120
Internists, General29-1063.00ISRProfess.0.9454,300$62,520$196,520
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Obstetricians and Gynecologists29-1064.00ISRProfess.1.7624,400$85,940$222,400
Pediatricians, General29-1065.00ISProfess.1.0334,800$90,950$183,180
Psychiatrists29-1066.00ISAProfess.1.4928,200$59,430$193,680
Surgeons29-1067.00IRSProfess.1.9846,000$111,420$247,520
Physicians and Surgeons, all other29-1069.00ISRProfess.1.49347,200$57,820$197,700
Podiatrists29-1081.00ISRProfess.1.469,600$48,920$136,180
Veterinarians29-1131.00IRProfess.0.8878,300$53,210$99,000
Computer and Information Research Scientists15-1111.00IRCDoctorate1.0525,600$64,300$115,580
Biochemists and Biophysicists19-1021.00IARDoctorate0.8234,100$44,640$93,390
Microbiologists19-1022.00IRDoctorate0.3622,400$38,810$76,230
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists19-1042.00IRADoctorate0.82107,900$44,510$93,730
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Astronomers19-2011.00IARDoctorate01,900$52,460$110,220
Physicists19-2012.00IRDoctorate0.7718,100$55,610$118,500
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists19-3031.00ISDoctorate1.97155,300$40,920$76,040
Postsecondary Teachers (all)25-1000.00SDoctorate**$29,300$77,480
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary25-1021.00SICDoctorate0.8843,400$37,570$84,700
Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary25-1031.00SADoctorate0.889,100$38,360$84,880
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary25-1032.00SIRDoctorate1.346,000$46,460$104,220
Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary25-1041.00SIRDoctorate0.5812,100$46,680$95,280
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary25-1042.00SIDoctorate1.6364,300$41,170$86,830
Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary25-1043.00SIRDoctorate0.432,300$45,960$91,030
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary25-1051.00SIDoctorate0.8313,200$42,850$92,540
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary25-1052.00SIRDoctorate1.5426,600$41,800$86,070
Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary25-1053.00SIADoctorate0.96,700$44,830$88,570
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary25-1054.00SIDoctorate1.5317,700$45,220$93,950
Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary25-1061.00SIDoctorate0.937,500$43,080$85,440
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary25-1062.00SIADoctorate1.4711,600$37,830$81,700
Economics Teachers, Postsecondary25-1063.00SIDoctorate0.9217,300$45,220$106,980
Geography Teachers, Postsecondary25-1064.00SIDoctorate0.935,400$41,250$79,690
Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary25-1065.00SEADoctorate0.9721,600$40,150$88,680
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary25-1066.00SIADoctorate1.5647,300$36,630$79,370
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary25-1067.00SIADoctorate1.5520,700$37,030$76,750
Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, all other25-1069.00SIDoctorate1.7112,900$36,800$79,820
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary25-1072.00SIDoctorate1.9268,600$41,490$73,150
Education Teachers, Postsecondary25-1081.00SAIDoctorate0.975,700$31,430$68,200
Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary25-1082.00SICDoctorate0.715,600$42,560$73,030
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary25-1111.00SIDoctorate2.1317,400$33,060$64,460
Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary25-1113.00SIDoctorate1.3913,700$32,130$69,030
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary25-1122.00SADoctorate0.9736,000$33,070$70,290
History Teachers, Postsecondary25-1125.00SIADoctorate0.9929,200$36,730$76,670
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary25-1126.00SAIDoctorate1.1430,700$35,280$75,140
Postsecondary Teachers, all other25-1199.00SDoctorate0.93232,300$23,100$71,060
Mathematicians15-2021.00ICAMaster23,500$56,200$112,560
Operations Research Analysts15-2031.00ICEMaster3.0291,300$43,520$84,180
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Statisticians15-2041.00CIMaster3.3730,000$44,900$84,440
Mathematical Science Occupations, all other15-2099.00*Master0.561,800$30,040$78,310
Epidemiologists19-1041.00ISMaster0.525,800$46,130$76,900
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-2041.00IRCMaster1.0894,600$40,350$73,930
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers19-2042.00IRMaster1.0436,400$47,250$105,720
Hydrologists19-2043.00IRMaster0.717,000$50,410$83,440
Economists19-3011.00ICEMaster0.5621,500$52,540$109,230
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists13-1161.00IECMaster1.86495,500$33,530$70,030
Survey Researchers19-3022.00ICEMaster1.216,700$22,300$59,340
Industrial-Organizational Psychologists19-3032.00IEAMaster1.52,000$52,270$92,320
Psychologists, all other19-3039.00ISMaster1.0216,600$42,710$93,050
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Sociologists19-3041.00IASMaster-0.382,600$36,200$82,100
Urban and Regional Planners19-3051.00IEAMaster0.6338,000$42,940$70,680
Anthropologists and Archeologists19-3091.00IAMaster0.397,700$35,440$64,290
Geographers19-3092.00IRAMaster01,400$45,450$74,920
Historians19-3093.00IMaster03,500$27,920$61,120
Political Scientists19-3094.00IASMaster-0.326,200$47,210$103,210
Social Scientists and Related Workers, all other19-3099.00ICMaster-0.235,600$45,390$80,650
Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors21-1011.00SAIMaster2.2494,900$25,860$42,920
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors21-1012.00SMaster0.82273,400$32,280$56,490
Marriage and Family Therapists21-1013.00SAIMaster1.4833,700$30,540$53,520
Mental Health Counselors21-1014.00SIAMaster1.96134,500$26,300$45,080
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Rehabilitation Counselors21-1015.00SIMaster0.9120,100$20,950$38,040
Counselors, all other21-1019.00*Master1.131,000$25,480$47,950
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers21-1023.00SIAMaster1.88117,800$26,230$47,190
Health Educators21-1091.00SEMaster1.2261,400$30,250$56,690
Business Teachers, Postsecondary25-1011.00SEIMaster0.88106,800$35,370$92,220
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary25-1022.00SIAMaster1.6463,500$36,360$77,290
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary25-1071.00SIMaster1.9210,400$41,090$114,510
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary25-1121.00SAMaster1.08120,700$33,450$76,710
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary25-1123.00SAIMaster1.0490,800$34,180$71,210
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary25-1124.00SAIMaster1.137,200$34,000$69,520
Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary25-1192.00SIAMaster-1.164,300$32,210$69,090
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary25-1193.00SMaster122,100$29,660$66,090
Archivists25-4011.00CIMaster0.726,900$30,430$53,880
Curators25-4012.00ECMaster0.7613,100$28,440$56,990
Museum Technicians and Conservators25-4013.00RAMaster0.5311,300$23,200$44,880
Librarians25-4021.00CSEMaster0.18143,100$33,810$58,930
Instructional Coordinators25-9031.00SIEMaster0.69151,100$35,950$64,870
Audiologists29-1181.00ISMaster2.813,200$49,760$77,420
Physical Therapists29-1123.00SIRMaster3.4210,900$57,060$85,790
Speech-Language Pathologists29-1127.00SIAMaster2.13135,400$46,000$76,900
Purchasing Managers11-3061.00ECBachelor +0.173,000$60,830$114,130
Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers11-9013.00ERCBachelor +-0.19929,800$33,110$69,880
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Education Administrators, Preschool and Child Care Center/ Program11-9031.00SECBachelor +0.6664,000$28,890$52,760
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School11-9032.00ESCBachelor +0.58240,000$59,070$92,940
Education Administrators, Postsecondary11-9033.00ECSBachelor +0.87175,100$50,240$102,610
Education Administrators, all other11-9039.00*Bachelor +0.437,800$41,810$82,970
Architectural and Engineering Managers11-9041.00ERIBachelor +0.2182,100$84,710$141,650
Medical and Health Services Managers11-9111.00ECSBachelor +1.69333,000$56,230$106,070
Natural Sciences Managers11-9121.00EIBachelor +0.3355,100$69,250$136,570
Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes13-1011.00ESBachelor +0.2519,700$28,060$95,810
Management Analysts13-1111.00IECBachelor +1.36758,000$45,970$91,770
Actuaries15-2011.00CIEBachelor +1.7924,600$58,290$110,560
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers23-1021.00EISBachelor +-0.3315,000$40,270$93,140
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators23-1022.00SEBachelor +0.958,400$32,440$69,060
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates23-1023.00ESBachelor +0.0729,700$36,720$116,100
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School25-2023.00SACBachelor +0.6613,700$37,130$58,480
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School25-2032.00SBachelor +0.0479,600$38,320$58,170
Art Directors27-1011.00AEBachelor +0.2474,600$47,320$101,990
Producers and Directors27-2012.00EABachelor +0.91122,600$31,780$89,670
Music Directors and Composers27-2041.00ASBachelor +0.3282,100$21,070$59,040
Broadcast News Analysts27-3021.00ASEBachelor +-1.185,100$27,370$89,240
Reporters and Correspondents27-3022.00AEIBachelor +-0.8549,300$21,390$46,560
Chief Executives11-1011.00ECBachelor +-0.12343,400$68,600$185,850
General and Operations Managers11-1021.00ECSBachelor +0.712,124,100$44,190$119,460
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Legislators11-1031.00ESBachelor +-0.0758,300$16,950$42,530
Advertising and Promotions Managers11-2011.00EACBachelor +0.4531,000$42,440$113,610
Marketing Managers11-2021.00ECBachelor +0.94194,300$66,090$140,660
Sales Managers11-2022.00ECBachelor +0.5376,300$54,490$130,400
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers11-2031.00EABachelor +0.7165,800$56,890$119,390
Administrative Services Managers11-3011.00ECBachelor +0.82287,300$46,430$94,840
Computer and Information Systems Managers11-3021.00ECIBachelor +1.54348,500$80,160$141,000
Financial Managers11-3031.00CEBachelor +0.68555,900$63,020$134,330
Human Resources Managers11-3121.00ESCBachelor +0.88122,500$61,300$117,080
Compensation and Benefits Managers11-3111.00ECSBachelor +0.6516,900$60,680$121,630
Training and Development Managers11-3131.00ESBachelor +0.732,900$55,850$111,680
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Industrial Production Managers11-3051.00ECBachelor-0.37173,400$56,640$103,720
Construction Managers11-9021.00ERCBachelor0.48373,200$52,350$97,510
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers11-9141.00ECBachelor0.81313,800$28,490$68,240
Social and Community Service Managers11-9151.00ESBachelor0.95138,500$38,770$69,430
Human Resources Specialists13-1071.00ESCBachelor0.45482,000$34,120$63,710
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists13-1141.00CEBachelor0.484,700$38,370$65,100
Training and Development Specialists13-1151.00SACBachelor0.75252,600$32,170$62,460
Labor Relations Specialists13-1075.00*Bachelor-0.7982,100$18,090$60,930
Logisticians13-1081.00ECBachelor0.19130,400$45,830$77,470
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners13-1121.00ECSBachelor0.99100,000$25,680$51,200
Business Operations Specialists, all other13-1199.00CEBachelor0.48998,000$37,460$73,480
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Accountants and Auditors13-2011.00CEBachelor1.071,332,700$41,400$75,280
Budget Analysts13-2031.00CEIBachelor0.2560,800$47,550$75,150
Credit Analysts13-2041.00CEBachelor0.6169,400$40,250$79,720
Financial Analysts13-2051.00CIEBachelor1.17277,600$49,450$95,320
Personal Financial Advisors13-2052.00ECSBachelor2.96249,400$39,300$118,050
Insurance Underwriters13-2053.00CEIBachelor-1.14103,400$38,960$72,650
Financial Examiners13-2061.00ECBachelor0.9938,200$45,540$88,310
Credit Counselors13-2071.00ESCBachelor1.5332,600$30,320$49,310
Loan Officers13-2072.00CESBachelor0.81303,200$32,870$75,170
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents13-2081.00CEBachelor-0.6267,900$31,660$57,280
Financial Specialists, all other13-2099.00CEBachelor0.49145,200$37,360$72,480
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Computer Programmers15-1131.00ICBachelor-0.8328,600$44,450$84,360
Software Developers, Applications15-1132.00IRCBachelor1.88718,400$57,340$102,160
Software Developers, Systems Software15-1133.00ICRBachelor1.3395,600$64,600$108,760
Computer Systems Analysts15-1121.00ICRBachelor2.09567,800$51,910$90,180
Database Administrators15-1141.00CIBachelor1.12120,000$45,460$84,250
Network and Computer Systems Administrators15-1142.00IRCBachelor0.79382,600$47,460$82,200
Computer Network Architects15-1143.00ICRBachelor0.87146,200$56,230$103,100
Mathematical Technicians15-2091.00IRCBachelor-0.831,200$28,390$53,630
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval17-1011.00AIBachelor0.69112,600$46,080$82,850
Landscape Architects17-1012.00AIRBachelor0.5322,500$40,230$68,600
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists17-1021.00RICBachelor2.9312,300$39,470$65,410
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Surveyors17-1022.00RCIBachelor-0.244,300$32,850$61,880
Aerospace Engineers17-2011.00IRBachelor-0.2372,500$67,850$110,570
Agricultural Engineers17-2021.00IREBachelor0.342,900$47,490$78,490
Biomedical Engineers17-2031.00IRBachelor2.3122,100$51,480$91,230
Chemical Engineers17-2041.00IRBachelor0.1734,300$59,470$103,960
Civil Engineers17-2051.00RICBachelor0.84281,400$52,900$87,940
Computer Hardware Engineers17-2061.00IRCBachelor0.3177,700$65,570$114,970
Electrical Engineers17-2071.00IRBachelor0.1178,400$59,240$97,340
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer17-2072.00IRBachelor-0.14137,400$63,430$102,390
Environmental Engineers17-2081.00IRCBachelor1.2555,100$50,230$88,040
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors17-2111.00IRCBachelor0.6325,200$49,410$87,810
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Industrial Engineers17-2112.00ICEBachelor0.09241,100$53,300$86,990
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects17-2121.00IRBachelor0.848,300$61,110$100,090
Materials Engineers17-2131.00IREBachelor0.1225,300$53,120$94,690
Mechanical Engineers17-2141.00IRCBachelor0.53277,500$53,640$88,190
Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers17-2151.00IREBachelor0.68,300$54,180$107,880
Nuclear Engineers17-2161.00IRCBachelor-0.3616,800$66,650$106,060
Petroleum Engineers17-2171.00IRCBachelor0.9735,100$74,880$149,590
Engineers, all other17-2199.00IRBachelor0.39136,900$52,010$98,150
Animal Scientists19-1011.00IRBachelor1.032,900$37,830$71,830
Food Scientists and Technologists19-1012.00IRCBachelor0.3915,400$36,940$72,030
Soil and Plant Scientists19-1013.00IRBachelor0.6817,700$35,770$65,980
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists19-1023.00IRBachelor0.4221,300$39,180$64,230
Biological Scientists, all other19-1029.00IRBachelor-0.0536,400$41,740$77,190
Conservation Scientists19-1031.00IRBachelor0.6621,100$37,380$63,800
Foresters19-1032.00RIEBachelor0.8415,500$38,660$60,650
Life Scientists, all other19-1099.00*Bachelor0.6610,600$43,520$79,870
Atmospheric and Space Scientists19-2021.00IRBachelor0.9311,800$50,630$90,210
Chemists19-2031.00IRCBachelor0.2691,100$41,110$77,860
Materials Scientists19-2032.00IRBachelor0.277,300$47,740$94,940
Physical Scientists, all other19-2099.00IRBachelor0.1128,500$47,620$98,240
Child, Family, and School Social Workers21-1021.00SEBachelor0.62305,200$27,690$46,610
Healthcare Social Workers21-1022.00SIBachelor1.93160,100$32,190$54,020
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Social Workers, all other21-1029.00*Bachelor0.3866,400$33,380$57,970
Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists21-1092.00SECBachelor0.3691,700$32,900$54,080
Community and Social Service Specialists, all other21-1099.00*Bachelor0.82102,700$24,370$44,370
Directors, Religious Activities and Education21-2021.00ESCBachelor0.42131,900$19,350$45,160
Religious Workers, all other21-2099.00*Bachelor0.4755,900$18,280$35,160
Judicial Law Clerks23-1012.00CIBachelor-0.6512,400$31,820$59,910
Legal Support Workers, All Other23-2099.00*Bachelor-0.0452,600$30,960$64,530
Graduate Teaching Assistants25-1191.00SCBachelor0.62159,200$17,800$32,510
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education25-2012.00SABachelor0.6159,400$33,940$54,510
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education25-2021.00SACBachelor0.581,358,000$36,190$57,730
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education25-2022.00SABachelor0.58627,500$37,350$58,760
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education25-2031.00SAEBachelor0.58961,600$37,800$60,440
Special Education Teachers, Preschool25-2051.00SABachelor0.925,500$33,400$58,210
Special Education Teachers, Middle School25-2053.00SABachelor0.5993,000$38,320$60,300
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School25-2054.00SIBachelor0.59134,000$38,890$62,180
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors25-3011.00SAEBachelor0.7177,500$28,870$54,060
Teachers and Instructors, All Other25-3099.00SBachelor0.68982,500**
Farm and Home Management Advisors25-9021.00SREBachelor1.0210,800$26,050$51,820
Education, Training, & Library Workers, all other25-9099.00SBachelor0.73124,000$21,420$44,380
Multimedia Artists and Animators27-1014.00AIBachelor0.6164,400$36,930$70,300
Commercial and Industrial Designers27-1021.00AERBachelor0.2138,400$37,630$69,820
Fashion Designers27-1022.00AERBachelor0.323,100$33,170$73,180
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Graphic Designers27-1024.00AREBachelor0.14261,600$27,560$51,640
Interior Designers27-1025.00AEBachelor0.3758,900$26,130$55,510
Set and Exhibit Designers27-1027.00ARBachelor0.6813,300$24,580$54,920
Designers, all other27-1029.00ABachelor0.678,900$23,650$62,220
Public Relations Specialists27-3031.00EASBachelor0.62240,700$31,690$65,830
Editors27-3041.00AECBachelor-0.53117,200$29,230$64,910
Technical Writers27-3042.00AICBachelor1.0252,000$41,610$73,350
Writers and Authors27-3043.00ABachelor0.23136,500$29,230$69,130
Film and Video Editors27-4032.00AEIBachelor1.7633,500$26,270$80,300
Dietitians and Nutritionists29-1031.00ISBachelor1.6366,700$35,240$58,410
Physician Assistants29-1071.00SIRBachelor3.0594,400$62,760$99,270
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Occupational Therapists29-1122.00SIBachelor2.66114,600$53,250$81,690
Recreational Therapists29-1125.00SABachelor1.2418,600$28,020$47,790
Therapists, all other29-1129.00*Bachelor2.3524,700$32,360$59,210
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, all other29-1199.00ISBachelor1.250,100$39,440$85,120
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists29-2011.00IRCBachelor1.4164,800$41,510$61,860
Orthotists and Prosthetists29-2091.00SRIBachelor2.178,300$35,160$69,960
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists29-9011.00ICBachelor0.470,300$40,890$71,790
Athletic Trainers29-9091.00SRIBachelor2.1325,400$28,480$46,940
Recreation Workers39-9032.00SEABachelor1.03379,300$17,660$26,610
Insurance Sales Agents41-3021.00ECSBachelor0.93466,100$26,330$64,790
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents41-3031.00ECBachelor0.95341,500$32,680$102,860
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Sales Engineers41-9031.00ERIBachelor0.7269,900$55,280$107,160
Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers53-2011.00RCIBachelor0.1175,700$60,770$136,400
Funeral Service Managers11-9061.00ESCAssociate0.3429,300$38,530$84,470
Computer User Support Specialists15-1151.00RICAssociate1.28585,900$28,990$52,430
Computer Occupations, All Other15-1199.00ICRAssociate****
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians17-3021.00RICAssociate0.3511,400$39,560$68,620
Civil Engineering Technicians17-3022.00RCIAssociate0.4974,000$31,400$51,330
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians17-3023.00RIAssociate-0.2139,400$36,170$61,870
Electro-Mechanical Technicians17-3024.00RICAssociate0.0714,700$33,580$56,320
Environmental Engineering Technicians17-3025.00RICAssociate0.9718,600$29,270$51,170
Industrial Engineering Technicians17-3026.00IRCAssociate-0.4566,500$33,910$56,320
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Mechanical Engineering Technicians17-3027.00RIAssociate0.1948,400$33,830$56,390
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, all other17-3029.00RICAssociate-0.0370,100$33,870$62,820
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians19-4011.00RICAssociate0.5233,000$23,450$39,000
Biological Technicians19-4021.00RICAssociate0.5379,300$26,610$45,230
Chemical Technicians19-4031.00IRCAssociate0.1866,500$27,260$48,730
Geological and Petroleum Technicians19-4041.00CRIAssociate1.2116,500$24,840$60,710
Nuclear Technicians19-4051.00RCIAssociate-0.596,800$47,730$78,850
Social Science Research Assistants19-4061.00CIAssociate0.5632,000$20,540$45,760
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health19-4091.00IRCAssociate0.9436,200$26,890$46,540
Forensic Science Technicians19-4092.00IRCAssociate2.6414,400$34,000$60,090
Forest and Conservation Technicians19-4093.00RIEAssociate-0.5532,600$25,430$38,260
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, all other19-4099.00RICAssociate0.6878,200$25,080$48,360
Paralegals and Legal Assistants23-2011.00CIEAssociate0.76279,500$30,670$52,390
Broadcast Technicians27-4012.00RCIAssociate-0.6330,100$19,030$44,050
Registered Nurses29-1141.00SICAssociate1.62,751,000$46,360$71,000
Radiation Therapists29-1124.00SRCAssociate1.3916,600$54,220$84,460
Respiratory Therapists29-1126.00SIRAssociate1.23120,700$41,970$59,640
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians29-2012.00RICAssociate1.77163,400$25,890$41,420
Dental Hygienists29-2021.00SRCAssociate1.87200,500$50,140$72,720
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians29-2031.00RISAssociate2.2152,000$28,420$56,100
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers29-2032.00ISRAssociate2.6460,700$48,720$70,880
Nuclear Medicine Technologists29-2033.00IRSAssociate0.1420,700$52,950$74,990
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Radiologic Technologists29-2034.00RSAssociate0.87197,000$38,110$58,520
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians29-2056.00RIAssociate1.8895,600$21,890$33,280
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians29-2071.00CEAssociate1.54188,600$24,190$40,430
Occupational Therapist Assistants31-2011.00SRAssociate4.2733,000$38,440$58,340
Physical Therapist Assistants31-2021.00SRIAssociate4.0778,700$32,640$55,250
Fish and Game Wardens33-3031.00RIAssociate0.166,200$34,620$54,970
Medical Equipment Repairers49-9062.00RICAssociate0.648,000$28,290$49,400
Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors39-4031ESCAssociate0.6831,100$27,000$52,990
Semiconductor Processors51-9141.00RCIAssociate-0.8325,300$25,310$37,600
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate13-2021.00CE1,2 year0.7885,800$27,040$58,400
Architectural and Civil Drafters17-3011.00RI1,2 year-0.394,000$33,260$53,470
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Electrical and Electronics Drafters17-3012.00RCI1,2 year0.5330,100$36,140$62,890
Mechanical Drafters17-3013.00RCI1,2 year-0.6865,700$34,030$56,610
Drafters, all other17-3019.00*1,2 year-0.3414,700$31,400$53,660
Court Reporters23-2091.00CE1,2 year0.1420,800$27,180$54,720
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education25-2011.00SA1,2 year0.67441,000$19,130$32,500
Sound Engineering Technicians27-4014.00RA1,2 year0.8116,100$22,510$63,340
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics29-2041.00SIR1,2 year2.42241,200$20,860$35,430
Respiratory Therapy Technicians29-2054.00SRI1,2 year-1.8710,700$30,750$49,720
Surgical Technologists29-2055.00RSC1,2 year1.4799,800$31,410$45,940
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses29-2061.00SR1,2 year1.63719,900$32,040$44,030
Health Technologists and Technicians, all other29-2099.00R1,2 year2.32102,200$26,520$45,730
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians29-9012.00CR1,2 year0.9315,100$30,610$51,270
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical Workers, all other29-9099.00SR1,2 year1.3844,200$25,650$56,400
Massage Therapists31-9011.00SR1,2 year2.16168,800$18,860$43,170
Medical Transcriptionists31-9094.00CR1,2 year-0.3170,000$21,600$35,720
Slot Supervisors39-1012.00CRE1,2 year-0.287,100$20,580$37,550
Gaming Dealers39-3011.00CER1,2 year0.0668,500$16,440$21,810
Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners39-3012.00CER1,2 year0.3511,500$17,200$26,170
Embalmers39-4011.00RCI1,2 year-0.533,800$23,550$41,490
Barbers39-5011.00REC1,2 year159,200$17,940$29,140
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists39-5012.00AES1,2 year0.98597,200$17,620$28,770
Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance39-5091.00AR1,2 year1.943,600$19,420$66,560
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Manicurists and Pedicurists39-5092.00RES1,2 year1.03113,600$18,260$23,630
Skincare Specialists39-5094.00ESR1,2 year1.255,000$18,310$35,300
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors39-9031.00SRE1,2 year0.84279,100$18,690$40,970
Travel Agents41-3041.00EC1,2 year-1.1774,100$20,050$38,750
Real Estate Sales Agents41-9022.00EC1,2 year0.28337,400$21,780$58,410
Legal Secretaries43-6012.00CE1,2 year-0.41215,500$26,760$46,470
Medical Secretaries43-6013.00CS1,2 year2.05527,600$22,610$34,330
Desktop Publishers43-9031.00AIC1,2 year-2.0914,800$23,150$43,900
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers49-2011.00RCI1,2 year0.24131,600$22,230$38,990
Radio Mechanics49-2021.00RIC1,2 year0.5913,600$30,490$52,940
Avionics Technicians49-2091.00RIC1,2 year0.0617,400$36,960$60,200
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers49-2092.00RC1,2 year0.3619,300$24,780$43,760
Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment49-2093.00RC1,2 year0.4114,800$36,860$59,080
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment49-2094.00RIC1,2 year067,800$34,570$56,670
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation and Relay49-2095.00RC1,2 year-0.4422,700$49,800$72,450
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles49-2096.00RIC1,2 year-4.9611,500$19,310$33,500
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers49-2097.00RC1,2 year0.2429,600$22,440$39,670
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers49-2098.00RC1,2 year1.364,000$27,310$44,860
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians49-3011.00RCI1,2 year0.13119,900$34,770$60,160
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics49-3023.00RI1,2 year0.53739,900$21,020$40,720
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists49-3031.00RC1,2 year1.2263,900$28,680$46,110
Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians49-3041.00RCI1,2 year0.7240,300$23,870$38,510
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines49-3042.00RC1,2 year0.53124,700$32,160$50,080
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers51-9071.00RA1,2 year-1.1339,800$21,640$42,380
Commercial Pilots53-2012.00RIE1,2 year1.0343,500$34,800$84,510
Ship Engineers53-5031.00RCE1,2 year0.7810,300$38,570$78,970
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers11-3071.00ECwork exp.0.22111,600$50,840$95,130
Food Service Managers11-9051.00ECRwork exp.0.51305,000$28,780$53,640
Gaming Managers11-9071.00ECwork exp.03,800$43,130$77,770
Lodging Managers11-9081.00ECSwork exp.0.7648,400$28,300$57,810
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents11-9131.00ECSwork exp.-2.617,300$54,100$70,540
Managers, all other11-9199.00ECwork exp.0.39985,600$53,850$111,230
Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products13-1021.00ECRwork exp.0.4712,900$31,220$62,280
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products13-1022.00ECwork exp.0.62129,500$30,200$59,270
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products13-1023.00CEwork exp.-0.05300,800$37,850$66,120
Cost Estimators13-1051.00CEwork exp.0.88213,500$34,720$64,810
Emergency Management Directors11-9161.00SEwork exp.0.6710,500$34,000$73,750
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary25-1194.00SRwork exp.0.66138,500$27,590$54,260
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers25-3021.00SAEwork exp.1.53348,700$19,050$42,350
Choreographers27-2032.00ASEwork exp.0.567,100$19,210$51,560
First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers33-1011.00ECRwork exp.0.3247,600$38,030$62,770
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives33-1012.00ESCwork exp.0.43108,100$48,930$85,810
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers33-1021.00ERwork exp.0.5263,500$41,790$74,970
First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, all others33-1099.00*work exp.0.4768,700$26,470$49,540
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Fire Inspectors and Investigators33-2021.00CRwork exp.0.5612,400$34,260$59,800
Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists33-2022.00RCEwork exp.1.761,700$24,500$44,740
Detectives and Criminal Investigators33-3021.00EIwork exp.-0.12116,700$41,200$79,620
Private Detectives and Investigators33-9021.00ECwork exp.0.5234,900$26,920$52,840
Chefs and Head Cooks35-1011.00ERAwork exp.0.89127,500$23,150$45,920
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers35-1012.00ECRwork exp.0.99890,100$19,990$33,330
First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers37-1011.00ECRwork exp.0.6247,900$22,740$40,060
First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers37-1012.00ERCwork exp.0.53178,000$27,150$46,900
Gaming Supervisors39-1011.00ECwork exp.0.0727,800$28,870$50,130
First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers39-1021.00ECSwork exp.1.09255,800$22,230$38,670
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers41-1011.00ECSwork exp.0.441,537,800$23,770$42,900
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers41-1012.00ECSwork exp.0.47430,700$36,870$84,910
Real Estate Brokers41-9021.00ECwork exp.0.1883,900$23,400$80,210
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers43-1011.00ECSwork exp.0.831,466,100$31,770$56,170
New Accounts Clerks43-4141.00CESwork exp.-0.8152,900$25,860$35,820
First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers45-1011.00ERCwork exp.-0.8147,100$26,190$48,290
Farm Labor Contractors13-1074.00ERSwork exp.0100$17,870$43,920
Agricultural Inspectors45-2011.00RCIwork exp.-0.0714,200$26,440$43,810
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products45-2041.00RCwork exp.-0.7753,000$18,040$23,260
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers47-1011.00ERCwork exp.1578,400$39,000$66,820
Construction and Building Inspectors47-4011.00RCIwork exp.0.79101,200$34,800$60,030
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers49-1011.00ECRwork exp.0.54447,100$37,940$65,890
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers51-1011.00ERCwork exp.-0.31606,900$33,390$59,930
Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors53-1011.00ERwork exp.05,800$29,080$48,870
First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand53-1021.00ERCwork exp.0.22173,100$28,630$49,670
First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators53-1031.00ECRwork exp.0.3199,700$32,990$58,470
Locomotive Engineers53-4011.00RCwork exp.-0.2240,400$40,490$59,360
Locomotive Firers53-4012.00RCwork exp.-7.061,700$35,840$54,540
Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators, and Hostlers53-4013.00RCIwork exp.0.254,000$24,720$47,600
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators53-4021.00RCwork exp.-0.1822,100$38,230$53,990
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters53-4031.00ERCwork exp.-0.1845,100$38,450$56,760
Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels53-5021.00ERCwork exp.1.0335,100$38,310$83,150
Transportation Inspectors53-6051.00RCIwork exp.0.1126,400$34,420$72,220
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators13-1031.00CEIlong OJT0.33299,700$37,880$64,300
Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage13-1032.00CRElong OJT-0.0615,500$42,770$65,300
Compliance Officers13-1041.00Clong OJT0.33260,300$37,390$69,180
Craft Artists27-1012.00ARElong OJT010,600$18,680$35,710
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators27-1013.00ARlong OJT0.326,300$19,140$54,170
Artists and Related Workers, all other27-1019.00Along OJT0.0713,400$27,970$62,130
Actors27-2011.00AElong OJT0.9769,400$19,282$77,938
Athletes and Sports Competitors27-2021.00RElong OJT0.5813,700$19,910$80,490
Coaches and Scouts27-2022.00SRElong OJT0.59250,600$17,930$40,050
Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials27-2023.00REClong OJT0.4519,800$17,890$33,990
Dancers27-2031.00ARlong OJT0.4613,000$17,805$37,731
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Musicians and Singers27-2042.00AElong OJT0.35173,300$19,136$69,930
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, all others27-2099.00*long OJT0.730,000$18,491$47,237
Radio and Television Announcers27-3011.00AESlong OJT-1.4242,300$18,000$46,410
Public Address System and Other Announcers27-3012.00SEAlong OJT0.2910,200$17,430$40,440
Interpreters and Translators27-3091.00ASlong OJT2.8761,000$23,160$48,360
Media and Communication Workers, all other27-3099.00*long OJT1.0433,500$23,910$52,200
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians27-4011.00RIClong OJT1.270,900$22,770$46,630
Photographers27-4021.00ARlong OJT0.31124,900$18,850$40,280
Opticians, Dispensing29-2081.00ECRlong OJT2.3775,200$21,980$36,820
Firefighters33-2011.00RSlong OJT0.53327,300$23,010$49,330
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers33-3051.00RElong OJT0.5680,000$33,430$61,270
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Transit and Railroad Police33-3052.00REClong OJT0.283,600$35,160$62,090
Cooks, Private Household35-2013.00ARClong OJT0.0835,900$19,670$37,680
Cooks, Restaurant35-2014.00RElong OJT1.431,109,700$17,680$24,430
Flight Attendants53-2031.00ESClong OJT0.2297,900$25,930$46,750
Boilermakers47-2011.00RClong OJT0.9217,400$36,810$60,660
Brickmasons and Blockmasons47-2021.00RCIlong OJT1.8678,100$29,800$51,750
Stonemasons47-2022.00Rlong OJT1.4814,900$22,350$42,970
Carpenters47-2031.00RCIlong OJT0.64945,400$26,220$46,780
Tile and Marble Setters47-2044.00RCAlong OJT0.6555,100$23,890$44,010
Terrazzo Workers and Finishers47-2053.00Rlong OJT0.593,400$26,460$46,050
Electricians47-2111.00RIClong OJT1.37628,800$31,410$55,590
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Glaziers47-2121.00RClong OJT0.4245,300$25,550$45,420
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters47-2152.00RClong OJT1.16425,000$29,680$55,100
Plasterers and Stucco Masons47-2161.00Rlong OJT0.727,000$25,640$42,070
Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers47-2171.00RCIlong OJT2.3518,700$27,760$54,030
Structural Iron and Steel Workers47-2221.00RIClong OJT0.4661,400$29,770$54,750
Elevator Installers and Repairers47-4021.00RIClong OJT1.320,700$40,140$77,350
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers49-2022.00RIClong OJT-0.36218,600$30,210$54,510
Automotive Body and Related Repairers49-3021.00Rlong OJT0.92149,700$25,030$44,590
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers49-3022.00RCElong OJT0.7819,300$20,390$35,210
Rail Car Repairers49-3043.00RCIlong OJT0.2321,500$32,210$54,130
Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians49-3051.00RCIlong OJT0.2722,500$22,820$39,500
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Motorcycle Mechanics49-3052.00Rlong OJT0.5917,000$21,770$36,240
Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians49-3092.00RIClong OJT0.3511,400$23,010$37,380
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers49-9021.00RCIlong OJT1.36292,000$27,790$47,380
Home Appliance Repairers49-9031.00RCIlong OJT-0.3446,400$21,650$38,820
Industrial Machinery Mechanics49-9041.00RIClong OJT1.8332,200$31,870$51,470
Millwrights49-9044.00RCIlong OJT1.5240,900$32,210$52,650
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers49-9051.00RIClong OJT1.1118,600$36,000$65,650
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers49-9052.00RElong OJT0.06118,000$28,360$54,200
Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners49-9063.00RAIlong OJT0.358,600$19,960$38,590
Watch Repairers49-9064.00RCIlong OJT-2.592,700$19,320$37,110
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, all other49-9069.00Rlong OJT0.1612,800$30,020$54,110
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers51-2011.00Rlong OJT-0.4940,600$30,930$51,040
Bakers51-3011.00RClong OJT0.7185,300$18,140$26,270
Butchers and Meat Cutters51-3021.00RCElong OJT0.5139,000$19,200$30,940
Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic51-4012.00CIRlong OJT1.9125,100$32,330$51,630
Machinists51-4041.00RCIlong OJT0.98399,700$25,230$42,120
Tool and Die Makers51-4111.00RIClong OJT-1.377,800$32,010$51,130
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers51-4121.00RClong OJT0.36397,900$25,940$40,970
Prepress Technicians and Workers51-5111.00RClong OJT-2.4736,500$22,710$40,060
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers51-6041.00RCAlong OJT-1.559,700$17,780$25,570
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers51-6052.00RAElong OJT-0.8640,500$18,520$28,630
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-6063.00RClong OJT-2.6227,900$19,110$28,150
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers51-6092.00RAClong OJT-2.595,400$21,270$49,040
Upholsterers51-6093.00Rlong OJT-0.4342,200$19,940$33,550
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters51-7011.00RClong OJT0.1298,100$20,550$33,980
Furniture Finishers51-7021.00RAlong OJT-0.2317,100$19,840$30,920
Model Makers, Wood51-7031.00RAClong OJT02,600$21,330$38,330
Patternmakers, Wood51-7032.00RIAlong OJT01,800$22,540$41,550
Nuclear Power Reactor Operators51-8011.00RCElong OJT-0.137,500$66,520$88,820
Power Distributors and Dispatchers51-8012.00RIClong OJT-0.5311,400$53,370$80,400
Power Plant Operators51-8013.00RClong OJT-0.6641,100$43,930$71,070
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators51-8021.00RIClong OJT0.1539,100$35,400$60,480
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators51-8031.00RClong OJT0.6117,000$27,120$46,790
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Chemical Plant and System Operators51-8091.00RClong OJT-0.9238,100$36,090$59,070
Gas Plant Operators51-8092.00RClong OJT-0.3616,700$43,460$65,830
Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers51-8093.00RClong OJT0.2442,400$39,120$66,020
Plant and System Operators, all other51-8099.00RClong OJT-0.3411,900$31,900$55,530
Dental Laboratory Technicians51-9081.00RIClong OJT1.0938,700$22,220$40,520
Medical Appliance Technicians51-9082.00RISlong OJT1.0314,600$22,400$39,020
Etchers and Engravers51-9194.00RClong OJT-0.219,700$19,680$31,880
Air Traffic Controllers53-2021.00EClong OJT-0.8624,500$66,780$118,740
Airfield Operations Specialists53-2022.00ECRlong OJT0.427,200$26,340$55,400
Tax Preparers13-2082.00CEmod. OJT0.1590,400$19,330$44,730
Surveying and Mapping Technicians17-3031.00RCmod. OJT-0.7757,300$26,060$44,800
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Social and Human Service Assistants21-1093.00CSEmod. OJT1.14386,600$20,120$33,190
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers23-2093.00CERmod. OJT-0.0471,100$27,120$49,840
Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists25-9011.00CRSmod. OJT0.810,000$26,090$48,220
Floral Designers27-1023.00AERmod. OJT-0.3458,700$18,310$27,010
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers27-1026.00AERmod. OJT0.27120,800$18,970$29,790
Radio Operators27-4013.00RCmod. OJT01,200$18,750$47,200
Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture27-4031.00RAmod. OJT0.225,400$25,070$59,360
Media and Communication Equipment Workers, all other27-4099.00*mod. OJT-0.3619,400$28,570$70,920
Dietetic Technicians29-2051.00SIRmod. OJT1.3329,300$18,230$29,170
Pharmacy Technicians29-2052.00CRmod. OJT0.93372,500$20,950$31,680
Psychiatric Technicians29-2053.00SERmod. OJT0.5267,900$20,780$36,280
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Dental Assistants31-9091.00CRSmod. OJT1.84318,800$24,950$36,920
Medical Assistants31-9092.00SCRmod. OJT2.35591,300$22,040$31,910
Bailiffs33-3011.00RCEmod. OJT0.4617,300$22,650$44,900
Correctional Officers and Jailers33-3012.00RECmod. OJT0.37457,600$27,830$45,320
Animal Control Workers33-9011.00RSCmod. OJT0.615,000$20,830$35,330
Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators33-9031.00RCEmod. OJT-0.577,000$21,460$33,880
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria35-2012.00RCmod. OJT0.63417,600$17,400$25,560
Cooks, all other35-2019.00RCmod. OJT0.621,500$18,200$28,240
Pest Control Workers37-2021.00RCmod. OJT-0.1274,100$21,270$34,080
Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation37-3012.00RCmod. OJT0.3836,400$22,720$34,570
Animal Trainers39-2011.00Rmod. OJT1.1136,800$18,160$33,600
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Gaming Service Workers, all other39-3019.00Cmod. OJT0.1513,200$17,720$26,380
Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers, all other39-3099.00*mod. OJT1.7216,900$17,410$24,110
Concierges39-6012.00SEmod. OJT1.0331,200$19,830$30,870
Tour Guides and Escorts39-7011.00SEmod. OJT0.5143,500$17,790$26,920
Travel Guides39-7012.00ECmod. OJT03,900$19,940$36,920
Residential Advisors39-9041.00SECmod. OJT1.37103,700$17,880$27,140
Parts Salespersons41-2022.00ECRmod. OJT0.72234,700$18,800$32,750
Advertising Sales Agents41-3011.00ECAmod. OJT-0.27167,900$22,840$61,690
Sales Representatives, Services, all other41-3099.00ECmod. OJT0.83853,500$24,720$62,360
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products41-4011.00ECmod. OJT0.69347,800$38,570$89,170
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products41-4012.00CEmod. OJT0.641,453,100$26,830$66,790
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Demonstrators and Product Promoters41-9011.00ECRmod. OJT0.8993,000$19,080$29,720
Models41-9012.00AERmod. OJT05,800$17,050$37,240
Sales and Related Workers, all other41-9099.00ECmod. OJT1.07103,000$19,470$40,540
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators43-3021.00CEmod. OJT1.29514,600$24,570$36,300
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks43-3031.00CEmod. OJT-0.851,760,300$22,940$38,990
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks43-3051.00CEmod. OJT-0.34172,800$26,510$42,130
Brokerage Clerks43-4011.00CEmod. OJT0.9157,200$32,150$51,640
Customer Service Representatives43-4051.00ESCmod. OJT0.982,581,800$20,250$34,560
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs43-4061.00SCEmod. OJT0.16129,900$29,460$43,040
Cargo and Freight Agents43-5011.00CERmod. OJT0.778,800$24,460$44,470
Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers43-5031.00CREmod. OJT-0.29102,000$24,270$40,000
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance43-5032.00CREmod. OJT0.44199,500$22,430$40,210
Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants43-6011.00CEmod. OJT-0.57776,600$33,830$55,460
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive43-6014.00CEmod. OJT0.262,457,000$20,870$35,200
Computer Operators43-9011.00CRmod. OJT-1.961,100$23,020$42,140
Data Entry Keyers43-9021.00CREmod. OJT-0.36216,800$20,030$30,810
Word Processors and Typists43-9022.00CEmod. OJT-1.5790,700$25,290$38,710
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks43-9041.00CEmod. OJT0.62285,400$25,830$39,560
Statistical Assistants43-9111.00CImod. OJT-1.0816,600$24,590$44,220
Animal Breeders45-2021.00RImod. OJT-0.147,000$20,430$44,650
Agricultural Equipment Operators45-2091.00Rmod. OJT0.5457,800$18,900$29,380
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers45-3011.00Rmod. OJT**$18,760$29,970
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Hunters and Trappers45-3021.00Rmod. OJT****
Forest and Conservation Workers45-4011.00RCImod. OJT0.4314,000$18,870$29,860
Fallers45-4021.00RCmod. OJT-1.718,200$22,150$41,750
Logging Equipment Operators45-4022.00RICmod. OJT-0.0537,300$22,720$36,930
Log Graders and Scalers45-4023.00RCmod. OJT03,700$23,940$37,420
Logging Workers, all other45-4029.00RCmod. OJT-0.894,500$25,200$36,210
Carpet Installers47-2041.00REmod. OJT-0.0445,300$21,020$43,210
Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles47-2042.00RCmod. OJT1.2317,100$23,190$42,520
Floor Sanders and Finishers47-2043.00Rmod. OJT0.637,900$21,420$38,160
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers47-2051.00REmod. OJT1.31155,200$25,550$42,080
Construction Laborers47-2061.00RCmod. OJT1.271,159,100$20,640$36,550
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators47-2071.00RCmod. OJT0.9257,700$25,540$43,020
Pile-Driver Operators47-2072.00RCImod. OJT1.623,700$28,400$55,150
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators47-2073.00RCImod. OJT1.02363,400$28,980$49,110
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers47-2081.00RCmod. OJT0.52106,000$26,250$45,510
Tapers47-2082.00Rmod. OJT0.5221,000$29,140$53,080
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall47-2131.00Rmod. OJT0.5925,600$23,140$38,810
Insulation Workers, Mechanical47-2132.00RCImod. OJT1.9330,100$27,640$49,970
Painters, Construction and Maintenance47-2141.00RCmod. OJT0.74360,500$23,900$40,540
Paperhangers47-2142.00RCmod. OJT0.316,400$21,230$36,610
Pipelayers47-2151.00Rmod. OJT1.1645,700$25,640$41,910
Roofers47-2181.00RCmod. OJT1.29123,400$24,560$40,630
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Sheet Metal Workers47-2211.00Rmod. OJT0.67141,000$25,760$49,810
Fence Erectors47-4031.00RCmod. OJT0.8224,400$21,230$34,840
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers47-4041.00RCmod. OJT0.7643,700$26,170$44,150
Highway Maintenance Workers47-4051.00RCmod. OJT0.48151,300$23,600$38,200
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators47-4061.00Rmod. OJT0.915,600$31,100$51,340
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners47-4071.00Rmod. OJT1.6224,700$22,020$37,880
Segmental Pavers47-4091.00RCmod. OJT0.771,300$21,260$31,820
Construction and Related Workers, all other47-4099.00Rmod. OJT0.6835,400$23,200$39,500
Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas47-5011.00RCImod. OJT1.3421,700$33,280$50,710
Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas47-5012.00RECmod. OJT1.2627,700$30,360$60,380
Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining47-5013.00RCImod. OJT0.7264,900$29,790$50,150
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas47-5021.00RICmod. OJT1.3520,000$28,370$51,840
Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters47-5031.00RICmod. OJT0.378,100$33,050$52,580
Continuous Mining Machine Operators47-5041.00RCImod. OJT-0.5712,300$32,480$50,660
Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators47-5042.00Rmod. OJT-0.147,400$30,400$50,720
Mining Machine Operators, all other47-5049.00Rmod. OJT02,600$30,880$49,270
Rock Splitters, Quarry47-5051.00RCmod. OJT0.543,700$21,670$34,870
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas47-5071.00Rmod. OJT0.8276,400$25,160$38,700
Extraction Workers, all other47-5099.00Rmod. OJT1.055,700$26,000$49,140
Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics49-3053.00RCmod. OJT0.4632,300$21,090$34,520
Bicycle Repairers49-3091.00RCImod. OJT2.2210,800$19,060$27,900
Mechanical Door Repairers49-9011.00Rmod. OJT1.0917,400$25,300$39,900
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door49-9012.00RCImod. OJT0.0542,400$30,720$55,760
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General49-9071.00RCImod. OJT0.611,374,700$21,700$38,950
Refractory Materials Repairers, Except Brickmasons49-9045.00RCImod. OJT01,800$32,630$48,920
Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers49-9061.00RCImod. OJT0.273,700$21,920$42,510
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers49-9091.00RCmod. OJT-0.8634,900$19,720$34,260
Commercial Divers49-9092.00Rmod. OJT3.644,400$30,320$54,640
Fabric Menders, Except Garment49-9093.00Rmod. OJT-1.25800$19,290$25,840
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers49-9094.00RCmod. OJT-1.4820,900$22,770$41,270
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers49-9095.00RCmod. OJT-34,000$19,640$33,150
Signal and Track Switch Repairers49-9097.00RCmod. OJT09,500$43,070$62,650
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, all other49-9099.00Rmod. OJT0.43163,500$22,060$41,120
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters51-2041.00RCmod. OJT0.279,200$24,620$39,040
Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators51-2091.00RCImod. OJT-0.3119,200$20,380$30,760
Team Assemblers51-2092.00RCEmod. OJT-0.061,144,200$19,240$31,560
Timing Device Assemblers and Adjusters51-2093.00RCmod. OJT-0.591,700$24,480$41,510
Assemblers and Fabricators, all other51-2099.00Rmod. OJT0.48240,700$18,740$29,920
Slaughterers and Meat Packers51-3023.00RCmod. OJT-0.0686,400$19,110$26,420
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic51-4011.00RCmod. OJT1.75148,800$24,410$38,720
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4021.00RCmod. OJT-2.4473,400$21,580$34,580
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4022.00RCImod. OJT-2.1321,600$22,250$36,910
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4023.00RCmod. OJT-1.3633,700$25,060$41,200
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4031.00RCmod. OJT-2.06192,200$20,800$33,030
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4032.00RCImod. OJT-2.0817,800$22,790$37,660
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4033.00Rmod. OJT-2.1871,400$21,280$34,560
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4034.00RICmod. OJT-242,900$23,520$38,080
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4035.00RCmod. OJT-2.0522,400$23,830$39,620
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders51-4051.00RICmod. OJT-0.4721,200$27,700$42,790
Pourers and Casters, Metal51-4052.00RCmod. OJT-2.659,800$22,030$35,390
Model Makers, Metal and Plastic51-4061.00RICmod. OJT-2.16,200$25,610$48,210
Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic51-4062.00RCImod. OJT-2.373,800$22,930$41,500
Foundry Mold and Coremakers51-4071.00RCmod. OJT-2.7512,000$22,370$33,930
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4072.00RCImod. OJT-2.49129,500$20,000$31,510
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4081.00Rmod. OJT-0.2599,800$22,040$35,380
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-4122.00RCmod. OJT-1.859,500$23,950$37,590
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4191.00RCmod. OJT-1.9221,300$23,780$38,420
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic51-4192.00RCImod. OJT-2.0113,400$28,410$46,430
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4193.00RCmod. OJT-1.8636,100$20,730$32,930
Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners51-4194.00RCmod. OJT-1.7411,500$22,310$37,590
Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, all other51-4199.00RCmod. OJT-1.6522,400$19,840$35,910
Print Binding and Finishing Workers51-5113.00RCmod. OJT-1.3751,200$19,590$32,170
Printing Machine Operators51-5112.00RCmod. OJT-1.25173,000$20,460$37,020
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers51-6011.00RCmod. OJT0.18208,200$17,260$22,660
Sewing Machine Operators51-6031.00RCmod. OJT-2.71153,900$18,060$24,680
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders51-6042.00RCmod. OJT-2.863,500$17,680$25,560
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders51-6061.00Rmod. OJT-2.3911,700$19,450$27,660
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-6062.00RCmod. OJT-2.5914,300$18,630$26,950
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-6064.00RCmod. OJT-2.1926,000$20,110$27,580
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers51-6091.00Rmod. OJT-1.3920,100$21,380$34,190
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood51-7041.00RCImod. OJT-0.150,000$19,020$29,190
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing51-7042.00RCImod. OJT-0.2472,100$19,380$29,090
Woodworkers, all other51-7099.00Rmod. OJT012,900$18,800$32,130
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders51-9011.00RCmod. OJT-0.8366,300$27,390$49,640
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-9012.00RCImod. OJT-0.1143,800$23,150$41,210
Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-9021.00RCImod. OJT-0.7630,200$21,440$35,560
Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand51-9022.00RCmod. OJT-0.8729,900$19,800$30,370
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-9023.00RCImod. OJT-0.47125,100$21,730$36,410
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-9032.00RCmod. OJT-0.8263,600$21,010$33,250
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-9041.00RCImod. OJT-1.3568,200$21,040$34,030
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders51-9051.00RCmod. OJT-0.9620,900$22,620$36,970
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers51-9061.00CRmod. OJT-0.02496,600$21,140$39,410
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians51-9083.00RCmod. OJT0.9930,200$20,610$32,970
Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-9121.00RCImod. OJT-0.0797,700$21,400$33,610
Painters, Transportation Equipment51-9122.00RCmod. OJT0.5954,300$25,790$44,920
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators51-9151.00RCmod. OJT-3.2628,800$19,170$30,720
Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders51-9191.00RCmod. OJT-0.7118,400$21,040$33,750
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders51-9192.00RCmod. OJT0.0518,500$19,770$29,910
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders51-9193.00RCImod. OJT-0.118,800$19,690$31,490
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic51-9195.00RAmod. OJT-0.641,400$19,800$31,690
Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-9196.00RCmod. OJT-1.0891,900$21,140$37,160
Tire Builders51-9197.00RCmod. OJT-1.3818,100$24,950$40,230
Production Workers, all other51-9199.00RCmod. OJT0.33236,200$18,780$31,520
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians53-3011.00RSmod. OJT3.3219,600$18,190$25,470
Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity53-3021.00RSmod. OJT0.58167,800$22,310$40,160
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers53-3032.00RCmod. OJT0.551,797,700$26,240$42,500
Rail Transportation Workers, all other53-4099.00Rmod. OJT0.263,800$28,240$58,760
Motorboat Operators53-5022.00RCEmod. OJT0.644,700$19,390$41,350
Crane and Tower Operators53-7021.00RCImod. OJT0.7745,500$31,410$54,560
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Dredge Operators53-7031.00Rmod. OJT0.452,200$25,760$44,040
Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators53-7032.00Rmod. OJT0.6353,900$26,670$44,520
Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining53-7033.00RCmod. OJT04,800$28,820$49,740
Hoist and Winch Operators53-7041.00RECmod. OJT02,900$26,720$50,680
Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators53-7071.00RCmod. OJT0.395,100$37,010$57,510
Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers53-7072.00RCImod. OJT0.8413,100$26,200$46,200
Wellhead Pumpers53-7073.00RCImod. OJT1.3713,900$27,680$48,180
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders53-7121.00RCmod. OJT0.3813,000$22,370$41,010
Material Moving Workers, all other53-7199.00Rmod. OJT0.4723,600$19,340$37,060
Library Technicians25-4031.00CSEshort OJT0.52101,800$19,420$34,200
Teacher Assistants25-9041.00SCshort OJT0.641,234,100$17,920$26,550
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Home Health Aides31-1011.00SRshort OJT3.81913,500$17,480$22,870
Nursing Assistants31-1014.00SRshort OJT1.761,492,100$19,390$26,820
Psychiatric Aides31-1013.00SRCshort OJT0.5377,300$18,990$28,170
Occupational Therapist Aides31-2012.00SRshort OJT3.188,800$19,820$31,090
Physical Therapist Aides31-2022.00SRshort OJT3.950,000$18,720$27,440
Medical Equipment Preparers31-9093.00RCIshort OJT1.452,000$23,030$34,950
Pharmacy Aides31-9095.00CRshort OJT0.0241,500$18,050$27,460
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers31-9096.00RSIshort OJT0.973,400$18,060$25,940
Healthcare Support Workers, all other31-9099.00*short OJT1.17102,700$21,620$36,920
Parking Enforcement Workers33-3041.00RCshort OJT-2.139,400$22,000$38,280
Security Guards33-9032.00RCEshort OJT0.511,095,400$18,350$28,460
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Crossing Guards33-9091.00SERshort OJT0.6369,800$17,890$27,730
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers33-9092.00RSshort OJT0.67141,300$16,770$21,930
Protective Service Workers, all other33-9099.00*short OJT0.58113,800$18,740$32,690
Cooks, Fast Food35-2011.00RCshort OJT-1.53524,400$16,510$19,610
Cooks, Short Order35-2015.00RCshort OJT-0.51181,600$17,000$21,940
Food Preparation Workers35-2021.00RCshort OJT0.63873,900$17,060$22,050
Bartenders35-3011.00ECRshort OJT1.03580,900$16,980$24,110
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food35-3021.00CREshort OJT1.093,159,700$16,570$19,710
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop35-3022.00RSEshort OJT0.6481,200$16,890$20,590
Waiters and Waitresses35-3031.00SECshort OJT0.282,465,100$16,810$23,020
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant35-3041.00SREshort OJT1.34253,100$17,030$23,010
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers35-9011.00RCSshort OJT0.61415,300$16,950$21,400
Dishwashers35-9021.00RCshort OJT-0.38507,400$16,920$20,360
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop35-9031.00ESshort OJT0.45376,400$16,710$20,530
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, all other35-9099.00*short OJT0.7646,100$16,970$23,060
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners37-2011.00RCshort OJT0.582,360,600$17,550$26,180
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners37-2012.00RCshort OJT0.771,457,700$17,020$22,990
Building Cleaning Workers, all other37-2019.00*short OJT0.4716,900$18,870$30,200
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers37-3011.00RCshort OJT0.611,167,800$18,460$27,460
Tree Trimmers and Pruners37-3013.00Rshort OJT0.5653,200$21,660$36,030
Grounds Maintenance Workers, all other37-3019.00RCshort OJT0.6524,500$18,950$33,340
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers39-2021.00RCshort OJT1.05204,800$17,160$23,630
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Motion Picture Projectionists39-3021.00RCshort OJT-1.796,700$17,360$24,540
Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers39-3031.00SCEshort OJT0.54113,900$16,730$21,060
Amusement and Recreation Attendants39-3091.00ECRshort OJT0.77288,600$16,870$21,360
Costume Attendants39-3092.00CRshort OJT0.816,200$19,570$52,870
Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants39-3093.00SECshort OJT0.4318,600$17,200$23,990
Funeral Attendants39-4021.00SERshort OJT-0.1136,100$17,620$25,840
Shampooers39-5093.00RECshort OJT1.0123,800$17,170$20,350
Baggage Porters and Bellhops39-6011.00RCshort OJT0.843,600$17,260$24,430
Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants53-6061.00RSEshort OJT0.6716,500$18,110$30,540
Childcare Workers39-9011.00SAshort OJT0.551,260,600$16,900$22,310
Personal Care Aides39-9021.00SRCshort OJT2.591,768,400$16,910$21,790
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Personal Care and Service Workers, all other39-9099.00*short OJT0.6393,200$17,890$24,950
Cashiers41-2011.00CEshort OJT0.23,424,200$16,830$20,990
Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers41-2012.00CERshort OJT-1.0513,300$17,780$24,620
Counter and Rental Clerks41-2021.00CEshort OJT0.37442,100$17,860$28,210
Retail Salespersons41-2031.00ECshort OJT0.684,624,900$17,360$26,340
Telemarketers41-9041.00ECshort OJT-0.3237,900$17,730$26,470
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers41-9091.00ECshort OJT-0.1480,200$17,940$26,160
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service43-2011.00CESshort OJT-3.29112,400$19,410$28,990
Telephone Operators43-2021.00CSRshort OJT-4.2713,100$21,860$40,820
Communications Equipment Operators, all other43-2099.00*short OJT0.613,300$26,360$41,990
Bill and Account Collectors43-3011.00CEshort OJT-0.56350,400$22,920$36,600
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Gaming Cage Workers43-3041.00CERshort OJT0.5311,300$19,070$27,780
Procurement Clerks43-3061.00CEshort OJT-0.8372,300$26,110$41,010
Tellers43-3071.00CEshort OJT-0.77520,500$20,320$27,260
Correspondence Clerks43-4021.00CEshort OJT-1.438,400$24,390$36,340
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks43-4031.00CEshort OJT0.45140,800$23,420$38,230
Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks43-4041.00CEshort OJT-0.6146,100$24,280$37,920
File Clerks43-4071.00CREshort OJT-0.56159,000$19,080$29,900
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks43-4081.00CESshort OJT0.9243,200$17,070$22,610
Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan43-4111.00CESshort OJT0.52198,000$20,520$32,930
Library Assistants, Clerical43-4121.00CRSshort OJT0.54108,800$17,800$26,580
Loan Interviewers and Clerks43-4131.00CEshort OJT0.87213,800$24,920$39,210
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Order Clerks43-4151.00CESshort OJT-0.08195,900$19,950$34,080
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping43-4161.00CESshort OJT-0.41140,600$25,500$39,180
Receptionists and Information Clerks43-4171.00CESshort OJT0.951,028,600$19,070$28,430
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks43-4181.00CESshort OJT-0.14140,800$20,870$36,780
Information and Record Clerks, all other43-4199.00CESshort OJT0.24188,500$23,780$38,770
Couriers and Messengers43-5021.00RCEshort OJT0.5292,900$18,880$29,130
Meter Readers, Utilities43-5041.00CRshort OJT-1.8237,400$22,080$40,900
Postal Service Clerks43-5051.00CRshort OJT-2.6369,600$32,520$49,090
Postal Service Mail Carriers43-5052.00CRshort OJT-2.62297,400$32,630$51,130
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators43-5053.00CRshort OJT-3.37117,600$32,510$50,650
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks43-5061.00CEshort OJT0.21304,600$27,190$48,210
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks43-5071.00CREshort OJT-0.22670,200$20,230$32,350
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers43-5081.00CREshort OJT0.51,878,100$17,720$25,940
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping43-5111.00CRshort OJT-0.0171,300$19,150$30,980
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service43-9051.00CRshort OJT-1.89104,900$18,720$29,930
Office Clerks, General43-9061.00CERshort OJT0.313,062,500$18,840$31,890
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer43-9071.00RCshort OJT-1.6769,600$19,340$30,980
Proofreaders and Copy Markers43-9081.00CAshort OJT-0.2213,600$20,530$37,690
Office and Administrative Support Workers, all other43-9199.00*short OJT0.7264,500$19,240$34,730
Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse45-2092.00Rshort OJT-0.91470,200$18,710$22,130
Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals45-2093.00Rshort OJT-0.32216,100$17,510$26,160
Agricultural Workers, all other45-2099.00Rshort OJT-0.5710,600$18,720$31,850
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters47-3011.00Rshort OJT2.2623,500$20,770$32,090
Helpers--Carpenters47-3012.00RCshort OJT0.7639,700$19,280$29,200
Helpers--Electricians47-3013.00RCshort OJT1.8169,000$19,680$30,000
Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons47-3014.00RCshort OJT1.0111,900$19,220$27,690
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters47-3015.00Rshort OJT1.3452,400$20,050$29,950
Helpers--Roofers47-3016.00RCshort OJT1.511,300$19,680$27,820
Helpers, Construction Trades, all other47-3019.00Rshort OJT1.0319,500$19,690$30,500
Helpers--Extraction Workers47-5081.00RCshort OJT1.2425,800$24,700$37,080
Tire Repairers and Changers49-3093.00RCshort OJT0.42105,500$18,240$26,310
Maintenance Workers, Machinery49-9043.00RCIshort OJT0.8291,200$26,650$44,540
Riggers49-9096.00RCIshort OJT0.8720,800$26,880$47,770
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers49-9098.00RCIshort OJT0.95129,000$18,320$28,530
Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers51-2021.00RCshort OJT-0.5414,900$20,390$32,990
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers51-2022.00RCshort OJT-0.49207,200$20,240$33,260
Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers51-2023.00RCIshort OJT-0.5347,200$21,880$35,140
Engine and Other Machine Assemblers51-2031.00RCshort OJT039,000$25,790$41,750
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers51-3022.00Rshort OJT-0.01152,400$18,330$24,810
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders51-3091.00RCshort OJT0.1118,500$19,140$30,320
Food Batchmakers51-3092.00RCshort OJT-0.04122,500$18,740$29,210
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders51-3093.00RCshort OJT0.1337,500$18,720$29,430
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials51-6021.00RCshort OJT-0.6651,500$17,090$21,640
Sewers, Hand51-6051.00RACshort OJT-112,000$18,240$24,980
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, all other51-6099.00Rshort OJT-1.1716,200$18,850$29,720
Cutters and Trimmers, Hand51-9031.00RCshort OJT-1.7715,800$19,120$28,850
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders51-9111.00RCshort OJT0.1378,400$18,860$29,770
Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers51-9123.00Rshort OJT-0.1717,500$19,390$31,210
Helpers--Production Workers51-9198.00RCshort OJT-0.38419,200$17,930$26,010
Bus Drivers, School or Special Client53-3022.00RCshort OJT0.55497,300$18,210$30,580
Driver/ Sales Workers53-3031.00REshort OJT0.47445,300$17,310$27,890
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers53-3033.00RCshort OJT0.31884,700$18,860$34,080
Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs53-3041.00REshort OJT1.31233,700$17,830$26,070
Motor Vehicle Operators, all other53-3099.00Rshort OJT0.8562,000$17,830$33,430
Sailors and Marine Oilers53-5011.00RCshort OJT0.9228,300$22,440$42,910
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Bridge and Lock Tenders53-6011.00RCEshort OJT-0.293,500$26,400$45,980
Parking Lot Attendants53-6021.00RCshort OJT0.42135,600$17,550$22,520
Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants53-6031.00RCshort OJT1.12105,800$17,550$23,440
Traffic Technicians53-6041.00RIEshort OJT0.596,800$27,360$47,660
Transportation Workers, all other53-6099.00RCshort OJT0.3540,200$20,140$38,520
Conveyor Operators and Tenders53-7011.00RCshort OJT-0.0339,700$21,770$35,100
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators53-7051.00RCshort OJT0.24530,900$21,640$34,090
Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment53-7061.00RCshort OJT0.95346,900$17,400$23,940
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand53-7062.00Rshort OJT0.512,441,300$18,280$27,840
Machine Feeders and Offbearers53-7063.00RCshort OJT-0.34104,200$19,350$30,960
Packers and Packagers, Hand53-7064.00RCshort OJT0.17695,400$17,440$23,710
occupation SOC code interests minimum education growth outlook current workers salary entry salary all
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors53-7081.00RCshort OJT0.71131,500$19,860$36,370
Mine Shuttle Car Operators53-7111.00Rshort OJT-0.372,700$43,230$55,120

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Footnotes


SOC Codes

Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) system classifies all careers and assigns a unique number to each. This SOC number can be used to follow up with other career databases.


Career Interests

Interests are the likes and dislikes of people who work in each career. Matching your interests can help you find a career that will be more satisfying and rewarding for you than occupations that do not meet your interests. Knowing your work interests can help you decide what kinds of jobs and careers you want to explore.

People and work environments can be classified into these six different groups:

Take an Career Interest Assessment to discover your interests.


Minimum Postsecondary Education Required

Minimum education is the usual minimum level of postsecondary (after high school) education required for each career.

Some careers have on-the-job training (OJT), which means that you go straight to the job and learn while you work.

Some careers require further education after high school before starting the career.


Growth Outlook

Growth outlook is the projected growth of the number of career openings per year from 2014 to 2024. High growth means that the number of openings are increasing, so the likelihood of getting a job in this career is good. Low growth means that there may not be any openings, so the likelihood of getting a job in this career is not very good.

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Number of Current Workers

Current workers is the number of people in The United States in 2014 who were full-time and part-time employees, workers on paid vacation or other type of paid leave, workers assigned temporarily to other units and paid owners, officers and staff of incorporated firms. This excludes proprietors, owners and partners of unincorporated firms, unpaid family workers, workers on unpaid leave and contractors and temporary agency employees not on the company payroll.


Average Entry-Level Salaries

Salary entry is the estimated average salary for all entry-level (first-year) workers in this occupation in The United States in 2016. Technically it is the annual 10th percentile wage.

Salary includes straight time, gross pay, exclusive of premium pay. Base rate, cost-of-living allowances, tips, guaranteed pay, hazardous-duty pay, incentive pay, commissions, production bonuses and on-call pay are included. Excluded is back pay, jury duty pay, overtime pay, severance pay, shift differentials, non-production bonuses and tuition reimbursements.

Salaries over $187,200 are sometimes shown as >$187,200 rather than the actual salary.


Average Salaries

Salary all is the estimated average salary for all workers in this occupation in The United States in 2016. Technically it is the mean annual wage.

Salaries over $187,200 are sometimes shown as >$187,200 rather than the actual salary.


This research was compiled, analyzed, and posted by Emil Barnabas.

The data come from multiple data tables from the US Department of Labor. Blanks in this table represent missing data, some due to confidentiality because of small numbers of workers in an occupation.




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