Occupations

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Median Annual Wage
Annual Growth Rate
Avg. Annual Openings
Finance
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$53,160
($25.56/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.9%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
255
Finance
Star Rating:
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Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$68,330
($32.85/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.3%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
1,513
Marketing
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$58,860
($28.30/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 3
Average Growth
0.9%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
856
Business, Management and Administration
Star Rating:
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Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$101,310
($48.71/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 3
Average Growth
0.8%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
439
Business, Management and Administration
Star Rating:
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Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$115,040
($55.31/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 3
Average Growth
0.8%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
217
Marketing
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$63,960
($30.75/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 2
Slow Growth
0.3%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
5,023
Business, Management and Administration
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$54,240
($26.08/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 2
Slow Growth
0.2%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
4,555
Marketing
Star Rating:
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$91,410
($43.95/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 2
Slow Growth
0.1%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
1,419