Occupations

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Median Annual Wage
Annual Growth Rate
Avg. Annual Openings
Star Rating:
Education: Master's degree
Median Annual Wage
$53,600
($25.77/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.8%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
464
Star Rating:
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$60,150
($28.92/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.4%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
1,006
Star Rating:
Education: Master's degree
Median Annual Wage
$49,530
($23.81/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.0%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
757
Star Rating:
Education: Master's degree
Median Annual Wage
$39,380
($18.93/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.0%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
313
Star Rating:
Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$32,910
($15.82/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 3
Average Growth
0.9%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
13,906
Star Rating:
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$45,810
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 2
Slow Growth
0.5%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
326
Star Rating:
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$46,760
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 2
Slow Growth
0.5%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
1,728
Star Rating:
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$45,860
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 2
Slow Growth
0.5%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
2,976
Star Rating:
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$48,400
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 2
Slow Growth
0.5%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
224
Star Rating:
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$48,070
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 2
Slow Growth
0.5%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
318