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Employment Employment Change Average Annual Job Openings Wage
2020 2025 Numerical Percent New Jobs Replacement Jobs Total Median Hourly Median Annual
12,895 15,769 2,875 22.29% 575 1,885 2,460 $30.44 $63,310
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NAICS Occupation SOC 2020 2025 Numerical Percent New Jobs Replacement Jobs Total Median Hourly Median Annual Education and Training Level
4921 Accountants and Auditors 13-2011 7 9 1 28.57 % 0 1 1 $38.35 $79,769 Bachelor's degree
4921 Administrative Services and Facilities Managers 11-3011 5 7 1 40 % 0 1 1 $47.20 $98,184 Bachelor's degree
4921 Air Traffic Controllers 53-2021 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $79.36 $165,065 Associate's degree
4921 Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 53-1041 50 56 6 12 % 1 7 8 $22.92 $47,677 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 49-3011 42 49 7 16.67 % 1 4 6 $33.38 $69,426 Postsecondary nondegree award
4921 Aircraft Service Attendants and Transportation Workers, All Other 53-6098 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $19.31 $40,174 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Airfield Operations Specialists 53-2022 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $33.14 $68,921 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers 53-2011 1 4 3 300 % 1 0 1 $79.40 $165,150 Bachelor's degree
4921 Amusement and Recreation Attendants 39-3091 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 1 $13.97 $29,056 No formal educational credential
4921 Architects, Except Landscape and Naval 17-1011 2 3 1 50 % 0 0 0 $38.50 $80,090 Bachelor's degree
4921 Architectural and Engineering Managers 11-9041 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $77.61 $161,424 Bachelor's degree
4921 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 49-3023 11 12 1 9.09 % 0 1 1 $21.30 $44,298 Postsecondary nondegree award
4921 Bill and Account Collectors 43-3011 15 16 1 6.67 % 0 2 2 $20.78 $43,213 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Billing and Posting Clerks 43-3021 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $21.58 $44,889 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 43-3031 6 6 0 0 % 0 1 1 $22.35 $46,490 Some college
4921 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 49-3031 13 15 2 15.38 % 0 2 2 $25.13 $52,263 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Buyers and Purchasing Agents 13-1028 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $29.41 $61,166 Bachelor's degree
4921 Cargo and Freight Agents 43-5011 44 49 5 11.36 % 1 5 7 $22.60 $47,016 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Cashiers 41-2011 4 5 1 25 % 0 1 1 $14.15 $29,440 No formal educational credential
4921 Chief Executives 11-1011 6 7 1 16.67 % 0 1 1 $57.05 $118,659 Bachelor's degree
4921 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 53-7061 31 37 6 19.35 % 1 6 7 $14.46 $30,080 No formal educational credential
4921 Commercial Pilots 53-2012 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $46.03 $95,735 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 13-1141 3 4 0 33.33 % 0 0 0 $36.19 $75,269 Bachelor's degree
4921 Compliance Officers 13-1041 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $37.75 $78,517 Bachelor's degree
4921 Computer and Information Systems Managers 11-3021 3 4 1 33.33 % 0 0 0 $65.51 $136,257 Bachelor's degree
4921 Computer Network Support Specialists 15-1231 4 4 1 0 % 0 0 0 $34.51 $71,787 Associate's degree
4921 Computer Occupations, All Other 15-1299 9 11 2 22.22 % 0 1 1 $38.29 $79,635 Bachelor's degree
4921 Computer Programmers 15-1251 3 4 1 33.33 % 0 0 0 $34.95 $72,686 Bachelor's degree
4921 Computer Systems Analysts 15-1211 4 5 0 25 % 0 0 0 $49.75 $103,474 Bachelor's degree
4921 Computer User Support Specialists 15-1232 9 9 0 0 % 0 1 1 $42.35 $88,092 Some college
4921 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 49-2011 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $19.62 $40,807 Some college
4921 Conveyor Operators and Tenders 53-7011 20 24 4 20 % 1 3 4 $21.66 $45,056 No formal educational credential
4921 Cooks, Restaurant 35-2014 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $14.48 $30,121 No formal educational credential
4921 Couriers and Messengers 43-5021 4,493 6,162 1,669 50 % 334 617 951 $12.64 $26,294 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks 43-4031 3 4 1 33.33 % 0 0 1 $22.28 $46,343 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Customer Service Representatives 43-4051 52 59 7 13.46 % 1 9 10 $18.55 $38,577 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Data Entry Keyers 43-9021 9 11 1 22.22 % 0 1 2 $17.41 $36,208 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Data Scientists and Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other 15-2098 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $38.95 $81,010 Bachelor's degree
4921 Database Administrators and Architects 15-1245 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $53.05 $110,347 Bachelor's degree
4921 Demonstrators and Product Promoters 41-9011 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $21.11 $43,912 No formal educational credential
4921 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 43-5032 40 45 5 12.5 % 1 5 6 $21.07 $43,827 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers 41-9091 2 2 -1 0 % 0 0 0 $12.08 $25,122 No formal educational credential
4921 Driver/Sales Workers 53-3031 28 38 10 35.71 % 2 4 6 $16.42 $34,152 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 43-6011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $30.61 $63,670 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 File Clerks 43-4071 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $18.50 $38,480 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Financial and Investment Analysts, Financial Risk Specialists, and Financial Specialists, All Other 13-2098 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $37.41 $77,815 Bachelor's degree
4921 Financial Managers 11-3031 3 4 0 33.33 % 0 0 0 $53.48 $111,243 Bachelor's degree
4921 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 49-1011 5 5 1 0 % 0 1 1 $36.19 $75,269 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 41-1012 2 2 1 0 % 0 0 0 $23.90 $49,715 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 43-1011 21 23 2 9.52 % 0 3 3 $29.39 $61,140 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 53-1047 284 319 35 12.32 % 7 39 46 $28.02 $58,288 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 General and Operations Managers 11-1021 35 42 7 20 % 1 4 5 $48.74 $101,389 Bachelor's degree
4921 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 49-9021 4 5 1 25 % 0 0 1 $26.39 $54,897 Postsecondary nondegree award
4921 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 53-3032 367 441 74 20.16 % 15 54 68 $24.90 $51,801 Postsecondary nondegree award
4921 Home Health and Personal Care Aides 31-1128 3 3 1 0 % 0 1 1 $13.71 $28,523 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 43-4161 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.03 $45,816 Associate's degree
4921 Human Resources Managers 11-3121 3 4 0 33.33 % 0 0 0 $53.48 $111,241 Bachelor's degree
4921 Human Resources Specialists 13-1071 9 10 1 11.11 % 0 1 1 $32.88 $68,381 Bachelor's degree
4921 Industrial Engineering Technologists and Technicians 17-3026 1 2 1 100 % 0 0 0 $29.77 $61,930 Associate's degree
4921 Industrial Engineers 17-2112 15 19 3 26.67 % 1 1 2 $44.89 $93,366 Bachelor's degree
4921 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 49-9041 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $28.91 $60,136 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 53-7051 18 21 3 16.67 % 1 3 3 $18.57 $38,624 No formal educational credential
4921 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 51-9061 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.30 $42,216 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 49-9099 5 5 1 0 % 0 1 1 $20.20 $42,025 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 37-2011 5 6 1 20 % 0 1 1 $16.65 $34,631 No formal educational credential
4921 Labor Relations Specialists 13-1075 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $46.00 $95,687 Bachelor's degree
4921 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 53-7062 3,437 3,790 353 0 % 71 575 646 $16.67 $34,681 No formal educational credential
4921 Light Truck Drivers 53-3033 2,782 3,259 477 50 % 95 401 496 $17.42 $36,224 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Logisticians 13-1081 11 15 3 36.36 % 1 1 2 $41.59 $86,510 Bachelor's degree
4921 Machine Feeders and Offbearers 53-7063 5 6 1 20 % 0 1 1 $15.57 $32,384 No formal educational credential
4921 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 43-9051 12 13 1 8.33 % 0 2 2 $16.48 $34,288 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 49-9071 10 12 2 20 % 0 1 2 $21.44 $44,605 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 49-9043 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $25.79 $53,649 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Management Analysts 13-1111 21 23 2 9.52 % 0 2 3 $37.56 $78,122 Bachelor's degree
4921 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 13-1161 7 8 1 14.29 % 0 1 1 $31.51 $65,539 Bachelor's degree
4921 Marketing Managers 11-2021 4 4 1 0 % 0 0 1 $53.10 $110,443 Bachelor's degree
4921 Material Moving Workers, All Other 53-7199 35 38 3 8.57 % 1 5 6 $14.32 $29,779 No formal educational credential
4921 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 13-1121 2 3 1 50 % 0 0 0 $26.79 $55,721 Bachelor's degree
4921 Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators 51-2098 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.43 $34,169 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other 53-3099 8 11 2 37.5 % 0 2 2 $19.83 $41,253 No formal educational credential
4921 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 15-1244 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $43.74 $90,981 Bachelor's degree
4921 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 19-5011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $43.29 $90,041 Bachelor's degree
4921 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 43-9199 9 9 0 0 % 0 1 1 $15.34 $31,907 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Office Clerks, General 43-9061 23 26 2 13.04 % 0 3 4 $19.06 $39,641 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Operations Research Analysts 15-2031 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $41.72 $86,772 Bachelor's degree
4921 Packers and Packagers, Hand 53-7064 35 41 6 17.14 % 1 6 8 $13.61 $28,303 No formal educational credential
4921 Passenger Vehicle Drivers, Except Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 53-3058 75 102 27 36 % 5 13 18 $15.60 $32,458 No formal educational credential
4921 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 43-3051 4 4 1 0 % 0 0 1 $24.93 $51,850 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Personal Service Managers, All Other; Entertainment and Recreation Managers, Except Gambling; and Managers, All Other 11-9198 189 235 46 24.34 % 9 19 28 $31.32 $65,148 Bachelor's degree
4921 Private Detectives and Investigators 33-9021 9 10 1 11.11 % 0 1 1 $22.34 $46,471 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Production Workers, All Other 51-9199 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $14.50 $30,154 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 43-5061 13 15 2 15.38 % 0 2 2 $24.28 $50,493 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Project Management Specialists and Business Operations Specialists, All Other 13-1198 9 11 2 22.22 % 0 1 1 $36.29 $75,493 Bachelor's degree
4921 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 11-9141 6 8 2 33.33 % 0 1 1 $26.31 $54,730 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Public Safety Telecommunicators 43-5031 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $32.82 $68,267 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Purchasing Managers 11-3061 4 6 2 50 % 0 0 1 $62.26 $129,496 Bachelor's degree
4921 Sales and Related Workers, All Other 41-9099 57 80 22 40.35 % 4 11 15 $18.40 $38,265 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Sales Managers 11-2022 10 11 1 10 % 0 1 1 $53.93 $112,167 Bachelor's degree
4921 Sales Representatives of Services, Except Advertising, Insurance, Financial Services, and Travel 41-3091 48 56 9 16.67 % 2 7 9 $26.83 $55,804 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 41-4012 2 3 1 50 % 0 0 0 $30.32 $63,073 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 43-6014 25 28 3 12 % 1 3 4 $19.71 $40,991 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Security Guards 33-9032 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.31 $31,846 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks 43-5071 219 236 17 7.76 % 3 26 30 $17.10 $35,558 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Social Workers, All Other 21-1029 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $37.89 $78,813 Bachelor's degree
4921 Software Developers and Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers 15-1256 16 19 3 18.75 % 1 2 2 $55.67 $115,785 Bachelor's degree
4921 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 51-8021 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $42.89 $89,217 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Stockers and Order Fillers 53-7065 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $14.71 $30,597 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders 53-7121 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $23.47 $48,828 No formal educational credential
4921 Training and Development Specialists 13-1151 8 9 1 12.5 % 0 1 1 $31.63 $65,790 Bachelor's degree
4921 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 11-3071 44 50 6 13.64 % 1 4 5 $41.13 $85,556 High school diploma or equivalent
4921 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 43-5111 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.15 $33,599 High school diploma or equivalent