Occupations

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Median Annual Wage
Annual Growth Rate
Avg. Annual Openings
Manufacturing
Star Rating:
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Education: Postsecondary nondegree award
Median Annual Wage
$49,309
($23.70/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.0%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
78
Manufacturing
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$45,140
($21.70/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.8%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 2
Few Opportunities
41
Manufacturing
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$64,150
($30.84/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.5%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 2
Few Opportunities
41
Manufacturing
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$45,210
($21.74/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.3%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
181
Manufacturing
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$27,940
($13.44/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.3%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
2,673
Manufacturing
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$30,390
($14.61/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.3%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 2
Few Opportunities
50
Manufacturing
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$45,170
($21.71/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.3%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
393
Manufacturing
Star Rating:
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Education: Associate's degree
Median Annual Wage
$57,410
($27.60/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.0%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
251
Manufacturing
Star Rating:
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Education: Associate's degree
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 1
Rare Opportunity
8
Manufacturing
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$36,450
($17.53/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 3
Average Growth
0.8%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
96