Occupations

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Median Annual Wage
Annual Growth Rate
Avg. Annual Openings
Hospitality and Tourism
Star Rating:
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Education: No formal educational credential
Median Annual Wage
$25,700
($12.36/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.0%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
8,459
Hospitality and Tourism
Star Rating:
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Education: No formal educational credential
Median Annual Wage
$20,118
($9.67/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.6%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
30,605
Hospitality and Tourism
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$27,520
($13.23/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.3%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
226
Hospitality and Tourism
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$51,370
($24.70/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.2%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
409
Hospitality and Tourism
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$56,190
($27.02/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.2%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
1,245
Hospitality and Tourism
Star Rating:
Education: No formal educational credential
Median Annual Wage
$24,040
($11.56/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.1%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
181
Hospitality and Tourism
Star Rating:
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Education: Postsecondary nondegree award
Median Annual Wage
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No Data Available
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.0%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 2
Few Opportunities
58
Hospitality and Tourism
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$33,260
($15.99/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.0%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
6,250
Hospitality and Tourism
Star Rating:
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Education: No formal educational credential
Median Annual Wage
$19,080
($9.17/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.0%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
3,836
Hospitality and Tourism
Star Rating:
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Education: No formal educational credential
Median Annual Wage
$20,100
($9.66/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.0%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
1,750