Occupations

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Median Annual Wage
Annual Growth Rate
Avg. Annual Openings
Architecture and Construction
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$37,770
($18.16/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
3.0%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
95
Architecture and Construction
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$30,040
($14.44/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.8%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
534
Architecture and Construction
Star Rating:
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Education: No formal educational credential
Median Annual Wage
$31,720
($15.25/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.8%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
76
Architecture and Construction
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$44,280
($21.29/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.6%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
1,829
Architecture and Construction
Star Rating:
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Education: No formal educational credential
Median Annual Wage
$36,550
($17.57/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.6%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
122
Architecture and Construction
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$37,210
($17.89/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.6%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 1
Rare Opportunity
16
Architecture and Construction
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$36,760
($17.67/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.5%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
192
Architecture and Construction
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$56,740
($27.28/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.5%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 1
Rare Opportunity
14
Architecture and Construction
Star Rating:
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Education: Postsecondary nondegree award
Median Annual Wage
$45,640
($21.94/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.5%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
1,952
Architecture and Construction
Star Rating:
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Education: No formal educational credential
Median Annual Wage
$39,060
($18.78/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.4%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
103