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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
4,605 5,526 921 20.00% 184 601 786 $30.66 $63,770
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NAICS Occupation SOC 2020 2025 Numerical Percent New Jobs Replacement Jobs Total Median Hourly Median Annual Education and Training Level
2371 Accountants and Auditors 13-2011 36 41 5 13.89 % 1 4 5 $38.35 $79,769 Bachelor's degree
2371 Administrative Services and Facilities Managers 11-3011 7 9 2 28.57 % 0 1 1 $47.20 $98,184 Bachelor's degree
2371 Architectural and Civil Drafters 17-3011 5 5 1 0 % 0 1 1 $29.89 $62,161 Associate's degree
2371 Architectural and Engineering Managers 11-9041 8 9 1 12.5 % 0 1 1 $77.61 $161,424 Bachelor's degree
2371 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 49-3023 5 6 1 20 % 0 1 1 $21.30 $44,298 Postsecondary nondegree award
2371 Bakers 51-3011 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 1 $15.03 $31,260 No formal educational credential
2371 Billing and Posting Clerks 43-3021 7 7 0 0 % 0 1 1 $21.58 $44,889 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Boilermakers 47-2011 18 25 6 38.89 % 1 2 4 $41.00 $85,288 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 43-3031 55 63 8 14.55 % 2 8 9 $22.35 $46,490 Some college
2371 Brickmasons and Blockmasons 47-2021 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $25.15 $52,310 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 49-3031 9 10 1 11.11 % 0 1 1 $25.13 $52,263 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Buyers and Purchasing Agents 13-1028 7 7 1 0 % 0 1 1 $29.41 $61,166 Bachelor's degree
2371 Carpenters 47-2031 175 201 25 14.86 % 5 21 26 $24.20 $50,333 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 47-2051 40 46 6 15 % 1 5 6 $27.59 $57,388 No formal educational credential
2371 Chief Executives 11-1011 13 15 1 15.38 % 0 1 1 $57.05 $118,659 Bachelor's degree
2371 Civil Engineers 17-2051 32 38 5 18.75 % 1 3 4 $58.08 $120,799 Bachelor's degree
2371 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 13-1141 4 5 0 25 % 0 1 1 $36.19 $75,269 Bachelor's degree
2371 Compliance Officers 13-1041 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $37.75 $78,517 Bachelor's degree
2371 Computer and Information Systems Managers 11-3021 7 8 1 14.29 % 0 1 1 $65.51 $136,257 Bachelor's degree
2371 Computer Occupations, All Other 15-1299 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $38.29 $79,635 Bachelor's degree
2371 Computer Systems Analysts 15-1211 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $49.75 $103,474 Bachelor's degree
2371 Computer User Support Specialists 15-1232 10 11 1 10 % 0 1 1 $42.35 $88,092 Some college
2371 Construction and Building Inspectors 47-4011 7 8 2 14.29 % 0 1 1 $32.73 $68,083 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Construction Laborers 47-2061 1,034 1,255 222 0 % 44 135 180 $19.77 $41,131 No formal educational credential
2371 Construction Managers 11-9021 163 202 39 23.93 % 8 16 23 $35.35 $73,522 Bachelor's degree
2371 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door 49-9012 7 11 4 57.14 % 1 1 2 $38.83 $80,772 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Cost Estimators 13-1051 41 49 8 19.51 % 2 5 6 $35.55 $73,950 Bachelor's degree
2371 Crane and Tower Operators 53-7021 2 4 1 100 % 0 0 1 $54.11 $112,558 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Crossing Guards and Flaggers 33-9091 5 7 2 40 % 0 1 2 $25.26 $52,546 No formal educational credential
2371 Customer Service Representatives 43-4051 4 5 0 25 % 0 1 1 $18.55 $38,577 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas 47-5011 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $26.53 $55,179 No formal educational credential
2371 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 43-5032 8 9 1 12.5 % 0 1 1 $21.07 $43,827 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 47-2081 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.24 $50,422 No formal educational credential
2371 Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas; and Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters 47-5097 81 100 19 23.46 % 4 13 17 $21.86 $45,464 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologists and Technicians 17-3023 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $34.02 $70,769 Associate's degree
2371 Electrical and Electronics Drafters 17-3012 5 5 0 0 % 0 1 1 $27.59 $57,394 Associate's degree
2371 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 49-2094 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $35.02 $72,832 Postsecondary nondegree award
2371 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay 49-2095 5 5 0 0 % 0 0 1 $39.69 $82,548 Postsecondary nondegree award
2371 Electrical Engineers 17-2071 19 20 1 5.26 % 0 2 2 $51.35 $106,802 Bachelor's degree
2371 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 49-9051 256 277 20 8.2 % 4 28 32 $53.95 $112,214 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Electricians 47-2111 73 86 13 17.81 % 3 10 12 $27.38 $56,943 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 17-2072 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $57.54 $119,693 Bachelor's degree
2371 Engineers, All Other 17-2199 1 2 1 100 % 0 0 0 $51.72 $107,570 Bachelor's degree
2371 Environmental Engineers 17-2081 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $55.20 $114,806 Bachelor's degree
2371 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 19-2041 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $46.56 $96,855 Bachelor's degree
2371 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators, Surface Mining 47-5022 43 53 10 23.26 % 2 7 9 $26.85 $55,844 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 43-6011 5 6 0 20 % 0 1 1 $30.61 $63,670 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians 49-3041 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $23.62 $49,126 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Fence Erectors 47-4031 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.32 $42,271 No formal educational credential
2371 File Clerks 43-4071 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $18.50 $38,480 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 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
2371 Financial Managers 11-3031 19 21 3 10.53 % 1 2 2 $53.48 $111,243 Bachelor's degree
2371 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 47-1011 326 405 79 24.23 % 16 41 57 $34.89 $72,569 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 49-1011 76 84 8 10.53 % 2 9 10 $36.19 $75,269 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 41-1012 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $23.90 $49,715 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 43-1011 20 22 2 10 % 1 3 3 $29.39 $61,140 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 51-1011 8 10 2 25 % 0 1 1 $30.20 $62,808 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 53-1047 8 11 2 37.5 % 0 1 2 $28.02 $58,288 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 General and Operations Managers 11-1021 96 115 19 19.79 % 4 11 14 $48.74 $101,389 Bachelor's degree
2371 Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other 37-3019 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $23.05 $47,942 No formal educational credential
2371 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 17-2111 4 5 1 25 % 0 0 1 $58.59 $121,877 Bachelor's degree
2371 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 49-9021 5 5 1 0 % 0 1 1 $26.39 $54,897 Postsecondary nondegree award
2371 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 53-3032 97 123 26 26.8 % 5 15 20 $24.90 $51,801 Postsecondary nondegree award
2371 Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other 47-3019 10 14 4 40 % 1 2 3 $17.82 $37,066 No formal educational credential
2371 Helpers--Carpenters 47-3012 11 14 2 27.27 % 0 2 2 $18.01 $37,467 No formal educational credential
2371 Helpers--Electricians 47-3013 5 6 1 20 % 0 1 1 $16.99 $35,338 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Helpers--Extraction Workers 47-5081 25 32 8 28 % 2 4 6 $19.12 $39,771 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 49-9098 14 16 2 14.29 % 0 2 3 $15.38 $31,989 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons 47-3014 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 1 $19.63 $40,839 No formal educational credential
2371 Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-3015 11 18 6 63.64 % 1 2 3 $17.71 $36,842 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Helpers--Production Workers 51-9198 18 22 4 22.22 % 1 3 4 $15.12 $31,442 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 43-4161 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $22.03 $45,816 Associate's degree
2371 Human Resources Managers 11-3121 4 4 1 0 % 0 0 0 $53.48 $111,241 Bachelor's degree
2371 Human Resources Specialists 13-1071 11 13 2 18.18 % 0 1 2 $32.88 $68,381 Bachelor's degree
2371 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 49-9041 8 10 2 25 % 0 1 1 $28.91 $60,136 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Industrial Production Managers 11-3051 3 4 1 33.33 % 0 0 0 $47.95 $99,730 Bachelor's degree
2371 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 53-7051 11 14 3 27.27 % 1 2 2 $18.57 $38,624 No formal educational credential
2371 Information and Record Clerks, All Other 43-4199 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.68 $47,165 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Information Security Analysts 15-1212 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $55.24 $114,900 Bachelor's degree
2371 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 51-9061 24 28 5 16.67 % 1 4 5 $20.30 $42,216 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 49-9099 28 33 5 17.86 % 1 4 5 $20.20 $42,025 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Insulation Workers, Mechanical 47-2132 3 4 1 33.33 % 0 0 1 $27.32 $56,831 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 37-2011 4 5 1 25 % 0 1 1 $16.65 $34,631 No formal educational credential
2371 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 53-7062 59 68 9 15.25 % 2 10 12 $16.67 $34,681 No formal educational credential
2371 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 37-3011 8 10 2 25 % 0 1 2 $17.35 $36,081 No formal educational credential
2371 Lawyers 23-1011 3 4 0 33.33 % 0 0 0 $64.23 $133,601 Doctoral or professional degree
2371 Light Truck Drivers 53-3033 6 7 1 16.67 % 0 1 1 $17.42 $36,224 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Loan Interviewers and Clerks 43-4131 3 4 0 33.33 % 0 0 0 $22.69 $47,185 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Logisticians 13-1081 5 6 1 20 % 0 1 1 $41.59 $86,510 Bachelor's degree
2371 Machinists 51-4041 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.65 $42,948 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 49-9071 14 18 4 28.57 % 1 2 3 $21.44 $44,605 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 49-9043 3 5 1 66.67 % 0 0 1 $25.79 $53,649 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Management Analysts 13-1111 8 8 0 0 % 0 1 1 $37.56 $78,122 Bachelor's degree
2371 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 13-1161 6 6 1 0 % 0 1 1 $31.51 $65,539 Bachelor's degree
2371 Marketing Managers 11-2021 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $53.10 $110,443 Bachelor's degree
2371 Material Moving Workers, All Other 53-7199 5 5 0 0 % 0 1 1 $14.32 $29,779 No formal educational credential
2371 Mechanical Engineers 17-2141 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $47.07 $97,909 Bachelor's degree
2371 Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other 51-4199 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $15.62 $32,488 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Millwrights 49-9044 9 10 2 11.11 % 0 1 1 $32.50 $67,594 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators 51-2098 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.43 $34,169 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers 47-4098 8 9 1 12.5 % 0 1 2 $22.27 $46,332 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 49-3042 54 67 13 24.07 % 3 7 10 $29.23 $60,794 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 15-1244 3 4 0 33.33 % 0 0 0 $43.74 $90,981 Bachelor's degree
2371 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 19-5011 13 17 4 30.77 % 1 1 2 $43.29 $90,041 Bachelor's degree
2371 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 19-5012 4 5 1 25 % 0 0 1 $16.52 $34,369 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 43-9199 4 4 0 0 % 0 1 1 $15.34 $31,907 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Office Clerks, General 43-9061 119 138 19 15.97 % 4 18 22 $19.06 $39,641 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 47-2073 274 363 89 32.48 % 18 41 58 $32.04 $66,654 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Order Clerks 43-4151 3 4 0 33.33 % 0 0 1 $19.74 $41,065 Some college
2371 Packers and Packagers, Hand 53-7064 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $13.61 $28,303 No formal educational credential
2371 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 47-2141 26 29 3 11.54 % 1 3 3 $20.01 $41,615 No formal educational credential
2371 Parts Salespersons 41-2022 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.30 $35,982 No formal educational credential
2371 Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 47-2071 2 3 1 50 % 0 0 0 $26.89 $55,940 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 43-3051 18 18 1 0 % 0 2 2 $24.93 $51,850 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Personal Service Managers, All Other; Entertainment and Recreation Managers, Except Gambling; and Managers, All Other 11-9198 26 29 3 11.54 % 1 2 3 $31.32 $65,148 Bachelor's degree
2371 Pile Driver Operators 47-2072 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $38.41 $79,898 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Pipelayers 47-2151 43 60 17 39.53 % 3 6 10 $28.59 $59,468 No formal educational credential
2371 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-2152 130 164 34 26.15 % 7 18 25 $26.52 $55,158 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Pourers and Casters, Metal 51-4052 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.09 $45,940 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Printing Press Operators 51-5112 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $17.06 $35,489 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Production Workers, All Other 51-9199 4 4 0 0 % 0 1 1 $14.50 $30,154 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 43-5061 11 12 1 9.09 % 0 1 2 $24.28 $50,493 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Project Management Specialists and Business Operations Specialists, All Other 13-1198 57 67 10 17.54 % 2 5 7 $36.29 $75,493 Bachelor's degree
2371 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 11-9141 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $26.31 $54,730 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Public Relations Specialists 27-3031 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $39.11 $81,354 Bachelor's degree
2371 Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers 53-7072 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $23.03 $47,895 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Receptionists and Information Clerks 43-4171 5 5 0 0 % 0 1 1 $16.15 $33,583 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers 47-2171 6 8 1 33.33 % 0 1 1 $22.27 $46,313 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Riggers 49-9096 14 16 3 14.29 % 1 2 2 $29.12 $60,570 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Roofers 47-2181 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $25.83 $53,735 No formal educational credential
2371 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas 47-5012 5 6 1 20 % 0 1 1 $34.11 $70,956 No formal educational credential
2371 Roustabouts, Oil and Gas 47-5071 13 18 5 38.46 % 1 2 3 $20.17 $41,943 No formal educational credential
2371 Sales Managers 11-2022 6 6 1 0 % 0 1 1 $53.93 $112,167 Bachelor's degree
2371 Sales Representatives of Services, Except Advertising, Insurance, Financial Services, and Travel 41-3091 19 22 4 15.79 % 1 3 4 $26.83 $55,804 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 41-4012 9 10 1 11.11 % 0 1 1 $30.32 $63,073 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 41-4011 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $43.87 $91,250 Bachelor's degree
2371 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 43-6014 53 60 7 13.21 % 1 7 9 $19.71 $40,991 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Security Guards 33-9032 2 3 1 50 % 0 0 0 $15.31 $31,846 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 47-4071 6 8 2 33.33 % 0 1 1 $25.64 $53,328 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Service Unit Operators, Oil and Gas 47-5013 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $28.53 $59,342 No formal educational credential
2371 Sheet Metal Workers 47-2211 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $28.59 $59,457 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks 43-5071 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.10 $35,558 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Software Developers and Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers 15-1256 4 5 1 25 % 0 0 1 $55.67 $115,785 Bachelor's degree
2371 Solar Photovoltaic Installers 47-2231 37 39 2 5.41 % 0 5 6 $22.12 $46,016 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Stockers and Order Fillers 53-7065 10 11 1 10 % 0 2 2 $14.71 $30,597 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Structural Iron and Steel Workers 47-2221 13 15 3 15.38 % 1 2 2 $28.01 $58,268 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Surveying and Mapping Technicians 17-3031 4 5 1 25 % 0 1 1 $38.10 $79,247 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Surveyors 17-1022 7 9 2 28.57 % 0 1 1 $45.14 $93,881 Bachelor's degree
2371 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 49-2022 17 20 3 17.65 % 1 2 3 $30.03 $62,473 Postsecondary nondegree award
2371 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 49-9052 219 242 23 10.5 % 5 30 34 $27.67 $57,552 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Tile and Stone Setters 47-2044 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.68 $51,341 No formal educational credential
2371 Training and Development Specialists 13-1151 3 4 1 33.33 % 0 0 1 $31.63 $65,790 Bachelor's degree
2371 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 11-3071 5 5 0 0 % 0 0 0 $41.13 $85,556 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Tree Trimmers and Pruners 37-3013 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.56 $51,084 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 51-8031 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $35.62 $74,089 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 51-4121 58 80 22 37.93 % 4 9 13 $22.10 $45,970 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-4122 6 7 1 16.67 % 0 1 1 $20.33 $42,290 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Wind Turbine Service Technicians 49-9081 24 35 11 45.83 % 2 4 6 $32.02 $66,594 Postsecondary nondegree award