Occupations

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Median Annual Wage
Annual Growth Rate
Avg. Annual Openings
Star Rating:
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
Star Rating:
Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$22,070
($10.61/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.4%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
1,552
Star Rating:
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
Star Rating:
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
Star Rating:
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
Star Rating:
Education: Associate's degree
Median Annual Wage
$60,100
($28.89/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.3%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
445
Star Rating:
Education: Associate's degree
Median Annual Wage
$66,930
($32.18/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.3%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
164
Star Rating:
Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Median Annual Wage
$27,460
($13.20/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.2%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 3
Average Opportunity
125
Star Rating:
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$41,590
($19.99/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.2%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 2
Few Opportunities
62
Star Rating:
Education: Postsecondary nondegree award
Median Annual Wage
$39,590
($19.03/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.2%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
696