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Support Activities for Air Transportation
Employment Employment Change Average Annual Job Openings Wage
2020 2025 Numerical Percent New Jobs Replacement Jobs Total Median Hourly Median Annual
1,521 1,713 192 12.60% 38 160 199 $29.87 $62,130
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NAICS Occupation SOC 2020 2025 Numerical Percent New Jobs Replacement Jobs Total Median Hourly Median Annual Education and Training Level
4881 Accountants and Auditors 13-2011 12 13 1 8.33 % 0 1 1 $35.53 $73,910 Bachelor's degree
4881 Administrative Services and Facilities Managers 11-3011 4 5 0 25 % 0 0 0 $46.92 $97,590 Bachelor's degree
4881 Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technologists and Technicians 17-3021 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $29.58 $61,529 Associate's degree
4881 Aerospace Engineers 17-2011 2 3 1 50 % 0 0 0 $58.56 $121,815 Bachelor's degree
4881 Air Traffic Controllers 53-2021 21 24 2 14.29 % 0 2 2 $79.37 $165,089 Associate's degree
4881 Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 53-1041 21 24 3 14.29 % 1 2 3 $21.97 $45,700 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 49-3011 236 269 34 13.98 % 7 19 26 $33.61 $69,916 Postsecondary nondegree award
4881 Aircraft Service Attendants and Transportation Workers, All Other 53-6098 47 54 7 14.89 % 1 5 6 $19.31 $40,162 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Airfield Operations Specialists 53-2022 12 14 2 16.67 % 0 1 1 $32.30 $67,178 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers 53-2011 12 14 2 16.67 % 0 1 2 $82.73 $172,086 Bachelor's degree
4881 Architectural and Engineering Managers 11-9041 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $77.67 $161,543 Bachelor's degree
4881 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants 53-6031 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $14.30 $29,753 No formal educational credential
4881 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 49-3023 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $21.08 $43,845 Postsecondary nondegree award
4881 Avionics Technicians 49-2091 1 4 3 300 % 1 0 1 $35.86 $74,595 Associate's degree
4881 Baggage Porters and Bellhops 39-6011 11 14 3 27.27 % 1 2 2 $15.94 $33,156 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Billing and Posting Clerks 43-3021 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.93 $43,529 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 43-3031 10 11 1 10 % 0 1 1 $21.06 $43,802 Some college
4881 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 49-3031 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $25.35 $52,720 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Buyers and Purchasing Agents 13-1028 5 6 1 20 % 0 1 1 $28.64 $59,572 Bachelor's degree
4881 Calibration Technologists and Technicians and Engineering Technologists and Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 17-3098 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $33.50 $69,683 Associate's degree
4881 Cargo and Freight Agents 43-5011 55 62 8 12.73 % 2 5 7 $22.58 $46,972 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Carpenters 47-2031 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $23.88 $49,673 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Cashiers 41-2011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $14.16 $29,461 No formal educational credential
4881 Chief Executives 11-1011 5 6 0 20 % 0 0 0 $55.18 $114,771 Bachelor's degree
4881 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 53-7061 63 71 8 12.7 % 2 9 10 $14.46 $30,081 No formal educational credential
4881 Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-9124 10 12 2 20 % 0 1 1 $19.65 $40,863 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Commercial Pilots 53-2012 23 26 3 13.04 % 1 2 3 $45.94 $95,563 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 13-1141 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $36.13 $75,155 Bachelor's degree
4881 Compliance Officers 13-1041 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $37.87 $78,775 Bachelor's degree
4881 Computer and Information Systems Managers 11-3021 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $65.02 $135,238 Bachelor's degree
4881 Computer Occupations, All Other 15-1299 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $37.90 $78,829 Bachelor's degree
4881 Computer Systems Analysts 15-1211 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $49.11 $102,158 Bachelor's degree
4881 Computer User Support Specialists 15-1232 7 9 2 28.57 % 0 1 1 $42.38 $88,143 Some college
4881 Counter and Rental Clerks 41-2021 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.75 $32,757 No formal educational credential
4881 Crematory Operators and Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other 39-9098 2 2 1 0 % 0 0 0 $14.90 $30,995 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Customer Service Representatives 43-4051 41 45 4 9.76 % 1 5 6 $18.51 $38,503 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Data Entry Keyers 43-9021 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $17.25 $35,889 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Data Scientists and Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other 15-2098 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $38.80 $80,713 Bachelor's degree
4881 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 43-5032 9 10 1 11.11 % 0 1 1 $21.09 $43,874 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologists and Technicians 17-3023 10 11 1 10 % 0 1 1 $34.07 $70,859 Associate's degree
4881 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 49-2094 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $35.00 $72,806 Postsecondary nondegree award
4881 Electrical Engineers 17-2071 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $51.30 $106,713 Bachelor's degree
4881 Electro-Mechanical and Mechatronics Technologists and Technicians 17-3024 2 2 1 0 % 0 0 0 $30.57 $63,586 Associate's degree
4881 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 17-2072 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $57.47 $119,536 Bachelor's degree
4881 Engineers, All Other 17-2199 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $51.72 $107,579 Bachelor's degree
4881 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 43-6011 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $30.62 $63,681 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 File Clerks 43-4071 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $18.43 $38,343 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Financial and Investment Analysts, Financial Risk Specialists, and Financial Specialists, All Other 13-2098 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $35.75 $74,354 Bachelor's degree
4881 Financial Managers 11-3031 5 5 1 0 % 0 0 1 $51.82 $107,775 Bachelor's degree
4881 Firefighters 33-2011 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $34.78 $72,337 Postsecondary nondegree award
4881 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 49-1011 23 27 4 17.39 % 1 2 3 $36.13 $75,150 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 41-1012 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $21.59 $44,911 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 43-1011 22 23 2 4.55 % 0 2 2 $29.41 $61,166 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service and Entertainment and Recreation Workers, Except Gambling Services 39-1098 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.90 $37,229 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 51-1011 3 4 1 33.33 % 0 0 0 $29.96 $62,312 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 41-1011 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $18.51 $38,499 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 53-1047 26 29 3 11.54 % 1 3 3 $28.02 $58,284 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Flight Attendants 53-2031 7 8 1 14.29 % 0 1 1 $27.75 $57,730 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 General and Operations Managers 11-1021 27 31 4 14.81 % 1 2 3 $48.62 $101,135 Bachelor's degree
4881 Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4033 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.30 $35,987 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other 37-3019 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.89 $47,616 No formal educational credential
4881 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 49-9021 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $26.51 $55,140 Postsecondary nondegree award
4881 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 53-3032 55 60 5 9.09 % 1 6 7 $23.99 $49,908 Postsecondary nondegree award
4881 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 49-9098 3 4 1 33.33 % 0 0 1 $14.91 $31,019 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Highway Maintenance Workers 47-4051 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.57 $46,955 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 43-4161 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.03 $45,815 Associate's degree
4881 Human Resources Managers 11-3121 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $51.18 $106,455 Bachelor's degree
4881 Human Resources Specialists 13-1071 5 5 1 0 % 0 0 1 $32.93 $68,487 Bachelor's degree
4881 Industrial Engineers 17-2112 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $45.22 $94,049 Bachelor's degree
4881 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 49-9041 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $29.58 $61,528 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Industrial Production Managers 11-3051 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $46.21 $96,116 Bachelor's degree
4881 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 53-7051 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $18.64 $38,780 No formal educational credential
4881 Information and Record Clerks, All Other 43-4199 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.63 $47,072 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 51-9061 11 12 0 9.09 % 0 1 1 $20.50 $42,650 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 49-9099 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.13 $41,861 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Interpreters and Translators 27-3091 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $28.73 $59,761 Bachelor's degree
4881 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 37-2011 13 15 2 15.38 % 0 2 2 $16.78 $34,892 No formal educational credential
4881 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 53-7062 173 192 19 10.98 % 4 23 26 $16.68 $34,696 No formal educational credential
4881 Light Truck Drivers 53-3033 10 10 1 0 % 0 1 1 $17.14 $35,657 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Loan Officers 13-2072 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $31.77 $66,077 Bachelor's degree
4881 Locksmiths and Safe Repairers 49-9094 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $18.97 $39,453 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Logisticians 13-1081 5 5 1 0 % 0 0 1 $41.50 $86,313 Bachelor's degree
4881 Machinists 51-4041 4 5 1 25 % 0 0 1 $20.98 $43,637 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 43-9051 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.53 $34,381 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 49-9071 10 12 2 20 % 0 1 1 $21.45 $44,609 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 49-9043 4 4 1 0 % 0 0 0 $26.40 $54,918 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Management Analysts 13-1111 13 14 1 7.69 % 0 1 1 $37.27 $77,519 Bachelor's degree
4881 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 13-1161 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $31.48 $65,479 Bachelor's degree
4881 Marketing Managers 11-2021 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $52.09 $108,353 Bachelor's degree
4881 Material Moving Workers, All Other 53-7199 14 14 0 0 % 0 2 2 $14.32 $29,790 No formal educational credential
4881 Mechanical Engineers 17-2141 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $47.21 $98,191 Bachelor's degree
4881 Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators 51-2098 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.46 $34,229 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Miscellaneous First-Line Supervisors, Protective Service Workers 33-1099 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $25.60 $53,244 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 49-3042 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $29.01 $60,351 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other 53-3099 6 7 1 16.67 % 0 1 1 $19.50 $40,550 No formal educational credential
4881 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 15-1244 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $43.55 $90,588 Bachelor's degree
4881 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 19-5011 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $44.11 $91,741 Bachelor's degree
4881 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 43-9199 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.34 $31,908 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Office Clerks, General 43-9061 17 18 1 5.88 % 0 2 2 $19.03 $39,576 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Order Clerks 43-4151 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $19.83 $41,255 Some college
4881 Packers and Packagers, Hand 53-7064 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $13.59 $28,275 No formal educational credential
4881 Parts Salespersons 41-2022 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.26 $35,896 No formal educational credential
4881 Passenger Attendants 53-6061 71 79 8 11.27 % 2 10 11 $15.60 $32,455 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Passenger Vehicle Drivers, Except Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 53-3058 9 9 1 0 % 0 1 1 $15.12 $31,443 No formal educational credential
4881 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 43-3051 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.89 $51,765 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Personal Service Managers, All Other; Entertainment and Recreation Managers, Except Gambling; and Managers, All Other 11-9198 19 19 1 0 % 0 1 1 $30.48 $63,390 Bachelor's degree
4881 Plating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4193 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.28 $31,790 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other 49-9069 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $40.73 $84,710 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 43-5061 10 12 2 20 % 0 1 1 $24.05 $50,014 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Project Management Specialists and Business Operations Specialists, All Other 13-1198 9 10 1 11.11 % 0 1 1 $36.29 $75,487 Bachelor's degree
4881 Public Relations Specialists 27-3031 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $36.74 $76,411 Bachelor's degree
4881 Receptionists and Information Clerks 43-4171 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.21 $33,718 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 43-4181 102 114 12 11.76 % 2 11 14 $17.84 $37,114 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Riggers 49-9096 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $30.62 $63,697 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Sales and Related Workers, All Other 41-9099 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $18.43 $38,325 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Sales Managers 11-2022 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $53.03 $110,295 Bachelor's degree
4881 Sales Representatives of Services, Except Advertising, Insurance, Financial Services, and Travel 41-3091 13 14 1 7.69 % 0 1 2 $26.59 $55,313 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 41-4012 3 3 1 0 % 0 0 0 $29.87 $62,130 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 41-4011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $43.35 $90,171 Bachelor's degree
4881 School Bus Monitors and Protective Service Workers, All Other 33-9098 3 3 0 0 % 0 1 1 $15.28 $31,776 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 43-6014 9 10 1 11.11 % 0 1 1 $19.70 $40,966 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 49-2098 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.91 $51,804 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Security Guards 33-9032 12 14 1 16.67 % 0 2 2 $15.38 $31,995 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Self-Enrichment Teachers 25-3021 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.81 $51,601 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Sheet Metal Workers 47-2211 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $28.54 $59,370 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks 43-5071 11 12 1 9.09 % 0 1 1 $17.00 $35,352 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Software Developers and Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers 15-1256 6 7 1 16.67 % 0 0 1 $55.35 $115,124 Bachelor's degree
4881 Stockers and Order Fillers 53-7065 18 21 2 16.67 % 0 2 3 $14.71 $30,598 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Training and Development Specialists 13-1151 5 5 1 0 % 0 0 1 $31.55 $65,628 Bachelor's degree
4881 Transportation Inspectors 53-6051 7 8 1 14.29 % 0 1 1 $40.10 $83,401 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Transportation Security Screeners 33-9093 7 9 1 28.57 % 0 1 1 $21.11 $43,914 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 11-3071 8 9 1 12.5 % 0 1 1 $41.16 $85,606 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Upholsterers 51-6093 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.55 $32,345 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 43-5111 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.12 $33,536 High school diploma or equivalent
4881 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 51-4121 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.09 $45,952 High school diploma or equivalent