Occupations

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Median Annual Wage
Annual Growth Rate
Avg. Annual Openings
Information Technology
Star Rating:
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Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$103,470
($49.74/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.8%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
442
Health Science
Star Rating:
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Education: Master's degree
Median Annual Wage
$102,180
($49.13/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.8%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
424
Business, Management and Administration
Star Rating:
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Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$81,130
($39.01/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.7%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
245
Health Science
Star Rating:
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Education: Associate's degree
Median Annual Wage
$56,410
($27.12/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.7%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
343
Health Science
Star Rating:
Education: Master's degree
Median Annual Wage
$72,030
($34.63/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.6%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 1
Rare Opportunity
8
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Star Rating:
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$$$
No Data Available
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.5%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 1
Rare Opportunity
1
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Star Rating:
Education: Master's degree
Median Annual Wage
$$$
No Data Available
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.4%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 1
Rare Opportunity
4
Marketing
Star Rating:
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Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$62,370
($29.99/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.4%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
2,354
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Star Rating:
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Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$54,270
($26.09/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.4%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 2
Few Opportunities
60
Education and Training
Star Rating:
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Education: Doctoral or professional degree
Median Annual Wage
$105,520
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.4%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
1,100