Occupations

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Median Annual Wage
Annual Growth Rate
Avg. Annual Openings
Star Rating:
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$42,520
($20.44/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.4%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
464
Star Rating:
Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$49,830
($23.96/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.3%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
474
Star Rating:
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$59,660
($28.68/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.2%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
279
Star Rating:
Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$36,700
($17.64/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.2%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
871
Star Rating:
Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$31,850
($15.31/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.1%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
5,723
Star Rating:
Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$55,980
($26.91/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.0%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
990
Star Rating:
Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$40,050
($19.26/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 3
Average Growth
0.8%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
6,113
Star Rating:
Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$58,560
($28.15/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 2
Slow Growth
0.2%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
2,113
Star Rating:
Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$90,730
($43.62/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 1
None or Negative Growth
0.0%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
2,620