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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
4,173 4,885 712 17.05% 142 428 570 $30.69 $63,838
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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 33 37 4 12.12 % 1 3 4 $35.53 $73,910 Bachelor's degree
2371 Administrative Services and Facilities Managers 11-3011 7 8 1 14.29 % 0 1 1 $46.92 $97,590 Bachelor's degree
2371 Architectural and Civil Drafters 17-3011 4 5 0 25 % 0 0 0 $29.71 $61,796 Associate's degree
2371 Architectural and Engineering Managers 11-9041 8 8 1 0 % 0 0 1 $77.67 $161,543 Bachelor's degree
2371 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 49-3023 5 6 1 20 % 0 0 1 $21.08 $43,845 Postsecondary nondegree award
2371 Bakers 51-3011 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $15.00 $31,198 No formal educational credential
2371 Billing and Posting Clerks 43-3021 7 7 1 0 % 0 1 1 $20.93 $43,529 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Boilermakers 47-2011 16 20 4 25 % 1 2 2 $50.98 $106,046 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 43-3031 49 54 5 10.2 % 1 6 7 $21.06 $43,802 Some college
2371 Brickmasons and Blockmasons 47-2021 3 4 0 33.33 % 0 0 0 $24.86 $51,716 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 49-3031 8 9 1 12.5 % 0 1 1 $25.35 $52,720 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Buyers and Purchasing Agents 13-1028 6 7 1 16.67 % 0 1 1 $28.64 $59,572 Bachelor's degree
2371 Carpenters 47-2031 174 198 24 13.79 % 5 17 22 $23.88 $49,673 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 47-2051 37 42 4 13.51 % 1 4 4 $27.57 $57,346 No formal educational credential
2371 Chief Executives 11-1011 13 13 0 0 % 0 1 1 $55.18 $114,771 Bachelor's degree
2371 Civil Engineers 17-2051 30 34 5 13.33 % 1 2 3 $58.22 $121,092 Bachelor's degree
2371 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 13-1141 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $36.13 $75,155 Bachelor's degree
2371 Compliance Officers 13-1041 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $37.87 $78,775 Bachelor's degree
2371 Computer and Information Systems Managers 11-3021 7 7 1 0 % 0 0 1 $65.02 $135,238 Bachelor's degree
2371 Computer Occupations, All Other 15-1299 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $37.90 $78,829 Bachelor's degree
2371 Computer Systems Analysts 15-1211 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $49.11 $102,158 Bachelor's degree
2371 Computer User Support Specialists 15-1232 9 10 0 11.11 % 0 1 1 $42.38 $88,143 Some college
2371 Construction and Building Inspectors 47-4011 6 7 1 16.67 % 0 1 1 $32.92 $68,480 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Construction Laborers 47-2061 941 1,104 163 -99.89 % 33 98 131 $19.48 $40,516 No formal educational credential
2371 Construction Managers 11-9021 148 181 33 22.3 % 7 11 17 $35.60 $74,047 Bachelor's degree
2371 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door 49-9012 5 8 3 60 % 1 1 1 $38.84 $80,795 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Cost Estimators 13-1051 38 43 5 13.16 % 1 4 5 $35.32 $73,462 Bachelor's degree
2371 Crane and Tower Operators 53-7021 2 3 1 50 % 0 0 0 $54.12 $112,561 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Crossing Guards and Flaggers 33-9091 4 5 1 25 % 0 1 1 $25.26 $52,545 No formal educational credential
2371 Customer Service Representatives 43-4051 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 1 $18.51 $38,503 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas 47-5011 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $24.00 $49,922 No formal educational credential
2371 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 43-5032 7 8 1 14.29 % 0 1 1 $21.09 $43,874 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 47-2081 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $24.06 $50,052 No formal educational credential
2371 Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas; and Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters 47-5097 73 84 11 15.07 % 2 9 11 $21.89 $45,541 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologists and Technicians 17-3023 3 2 0 -33.33 % 0 0 0 $34.07 $70,859 Associate's degree
2371 Electrical and Electronics Drafters 17-3012 5 5 0 0 % 0 0 0 $27.72 $57,655 Associate's degree
2371 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 49-2094 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $35.00 $72,806 Postsecondary nondegree award
2371 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay 49-2095 4 5 0 25 % 0 0 0 $39.80 $82,777 Postsecondary nondegree award
2371 Electrical Engineers 17-2071 18 20 2 11.11 % 0 1 2 $51.30 $106,713 Bachelor's degree
2371 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 49-9051 225 255 30 13.33 % 6 19 25 $53.80 $111,900 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Electricians 47-2111 68 82 14 20.59 % 3 8 11 $27.45 $57,089 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 17-2072 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $57.47 $119,536 Bachelor's degree
2371 Engineers, All Other 17-2199 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $51.72 $107,579 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 $46.65 $97,026 Bachelor's degree
2371 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators, Surface Mining 47-5022 40 47 7 17.5 % 1 5 6 $26.93 $56,011 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 43-6011 5 5 0 0 % 0 1 1 $30.62 $63,681 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians 49-3041 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $23.61 $49,111 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Fence Erectors 47-4031 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.51 $42,666 No formal educational credential
2371 File Clerks 43-4071 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $18.43 $38,343 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 $35.75 $74,354 Bachelor's degree
2371 Financial Managers 11-3031 17 20 3 17.65 % 1 1 2 $51.82 $107,775 Bachelor's degree
2371 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 47-1011 288 343 55 19.1 % 11 29 40 $35.04 $72,883 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 49-1011 68 78 10 14.71 % 2 6 8 $36.13 $75,150 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 43-1011 18 20 2 11.11 % 0 2 2 $29.41 $61,166 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 51-1011 7 8 1 14.29 % 0 1 1 $29.96 $62,312 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 53-1047 8 8 1 0 % 0 1 1 $28.02 $58,284 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 General and Operations Managers 11-1021 86 100 14 16.28 % 3 7 10 $48.62 $101,135 Bachelor's degree
2371 Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other 37-3019 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.89 $47,616 No formal educational credential
2371 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 17-2111 4 5 1 25 % 0 0 0 $59.12 $122,966 Bachelor's degree
2371 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 49-9021 5 6 1 20 % 0 1 1 $26.51 $55,140 Postsecondary nondegree award
2371 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 53-3032 84 101 17 20.24 % 3 10 13 $23.99 $49,908 Postsecondary nondegree award
2371 Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other 47-3019 8 11 2 37.5 % 0 1 2 $17.90 $37,231 No formal educational credential
2371 Helpers--Carpenters 47-3012 10 12 2 20 % 0 1 2 $18.03 $37,496 No formal educational credential
2371 Helpers--Electricians 47-3013 4 5 1 25 % 0 1 1 $17.16 $35,694 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Helpers--Extraction Workers 47-5081 22 26 4 18.18 % 1 3 4 $18.84 $39,179 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 49-9098 11 13 2 18.18 % 0 2 2 $14.91 $31,019 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons 47-3014 3 4 1 33.33 % 0 0 1 $25.34 $52,710 No formal educational credential
2371 Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-3015 8 11 3 37.5 % 1 1 2 $17.79 $37,004 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Helpers--Production Workers 51-9198 16 19 3 18.75 % 1 2 3 $15.00 $31,206 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 43-4161 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $22.03 $45,815 Associate's degree
2371 Human Resources Managers 11-3121 3 4 0 33.33 % 0 0 0 $51.18 $106,455 Bachelor's degree
2371 Human Resources Specialists 13-1071 10 11 1 10 % 0 1 1 $32.93 $68,487 Bachelor's degree
2371 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 49-9041 7 8 1 14.29 % 0 1 1 $29.58 $61,528 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Industrial Production Managers 11-3051 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $46.21 $96,116 Bachelor's degree
2371 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 53-7051 10 11 1 10 % 0 1 1 $18.64 $38,780 No formal educational credential
2371 Information and Record Clerks, All Other 43-4199 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.63 $47,072 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Information Security Analysts 15-1212 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $55.16 $114,735 Bachelor's degree
2371 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 51-9061 22 24 2 9.09 % 0 3 3 $20.50 $42,650 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 49-9099 26 30 4 15.38 % 1 3 4 $20.13 $41,861 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Insulation Workers, Mechanical 47-2132 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $27.69 $57,590 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 37-2011 4 5 1 25 % 0 1 1 $16.78 $34,892 No formal educational credential
2371 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 53-7062 55 62 7 12.73 % 1 7 9 $16.68 $34,696 No formal educational credential
2371 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 37-3011 7 9 2 28.57 % 0 1 1 $17.26 $35,897 No formal educational credential
2371 Lawyers 23-1011 3 4 1 33.33 % 0 0 0 $62.70 $130,410 Doctoral or professional degree
2371 Light Truck Drivers 53-3033 6 6 1 0 % 0 1 1 $17.14 $35,657 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Loan Interviewers and Clerks 43-4131 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.52 $46,838 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Logisticians 13-1081 4 5 1 25 % 0 0 1 $41.50 $86,313 Bachelor's degree
2371 Machinists 51-4041 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.98 $43,637 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 49-9071 12 16 3 33.33 % 1 1 2 $21.45 $44,609 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 49-9043 3 4 1 33.33 % 0 0 0 $26.40 $54,918 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Management Analysts 13-1111 8 9 0 12.5 % 0 1 1 $37.27 $77,519 Bachelor's degree
2371 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 13-1161 5 5 0 0 % 0 0 0 $31.48 $65,479 Bachelor's degree
2371 Marketing Managers 11-2021 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $52.09 $108,353 Bachelor's degree
2371 Material Moving Workers, All Other 53-7199 4 5 0 25 % 0 1 1 $14.32 $29,790 No formal educational credential
2371 Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other 51-4199 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.65 $32,552 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Millwrights 49-9044 8 9 1 12.5 % 0 1 1 $32.54 $67,674 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators 51-2098 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $16.46 $34,229 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers 47-4098 7 8 1 14.29 % 0 1 1 $22.14 $46,057 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 49-3042 49 58 8 18.37 % 2 5 7 $29.01 $60,351 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 15-1244 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $43.55 $90,588 Bachelor's degree
2371 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 19-5011 12 15 2 25 % 0 1 1 $44.11 $91,741 Bachelor's degree
2371 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 19-5012 4 5 0 25 % 0 0 0 $16.81 $34,966 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 43-9199 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.34 $31,908 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Office Clerks, General 43-9061 108 119 12 10.19 % 2 13 15 $19.03 $39,576 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 47-2073 234 294 60 25.64 % 12 27 39 $31.95 $66,459 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Order Clerks 43-4151 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $19.83 $41,255 Some college
2371 Packers and Packagers, Hand 53-7064 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $13.59 $28,275 No formal educational credential
2371 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 47-2141 31 36 5 16.13 % 1 3 4 $19.75 $41,088 No formal educational credential
2371 Parts Salespersons 41-2022 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.26 $35,896 No formal educational credential
2371 Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 47-2071 2 2 1 0 % 0 0 0 $26.80 $55,750 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 43-3051 17 17 1 0 % 0 2 2 $24.89 $51,765 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Personal Service Managers, All Other; Entertainment and Recreation Managers, Except Gambling; and Managers, All Other 11-9198 28 34 6 21.43 % 1 2 3 $30.48 $63,390 Bachelor's degree
2371 Pile Driver Operators 47-2072 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $38.05 $79,134 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Pipelayers 47-2151 34 47 13 38.24 % 3 4 7 $27.56 $57,327 No formal educational credential
2371 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-2152 118 141 23 19.49 % 5 13 17 $26.41 $54,936 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Pourers and Casters, Metal 51-4052 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $29.35 $61,055 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Printing Press Operators 51-5112 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.11 $35,588 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Production Workers, All Other 51-9199 3 4 0 33.33 % 0 0 0 $14.65 $30,480 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 43-5061 10 11 1 10 % 0 1 1 $24.05 $50,014 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Project Management Specialists and Business Operations Specialists, All Other 13-1198 51 60 8 17.65 % 2 5 7 $36.29 $75,487 Bachelor's degree
2371 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 11-9141 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $26.11 $54,315 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Public Relations Specialists 27-3031 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $36.74 $76,411 Bachelor's degree
2371 Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers 53-7072 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.95 $47,733 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Receptionists and Information Clerks 43-4171 4 5 0 25 % 0 1 1 $16.21 $33,718 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers 47-2171 6 7 1 16.67 % 0 1 1 $22.00 $45,751 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Riggers 49-9096 12 14 2 16.67 % 0 1 1 $30.62 $63,697 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Roofers 47-2181 3 4 1 33.33 % 0 0 0 $25.32 $52,664 No formal educational credential
2371 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas 47-5012 4 5 1 25 % 0 1 1 $55.12 $114,652 No formal educational credential
2371 Roustabouts, Oil and Gas 47-5071 11 14 3 27.27 % 1 1 2 $19.56 $40,685 No formal educational credential
2371 Sales Managers 11-2022 6 6 0 0 % 0 0 1 $53.03 $110,295 Bachelor's degree
2371 Sales Representatives of Services, Except Advertising, Insurance, Financial Services, and Travel 41-3091 17 20 3 17.65 % 1 2 3 $26.59 $55,313 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 41-4012 8 9 1 12.5 % 0 1 1 $29.87 $62,130 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 41-4011 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $43.35 $90,171 Bachelor's degree
2371 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 43-6014 48 52 5 8.33 % 1 5 6 $19.70 $40,966 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Security Guards 33-9032 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.38 $31,995 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 47-4071 5 7 1 40 % 0 1 1 $25.38 $52,789 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks 43-5071 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.00 $35,352 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Software Developers and Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers 15-1256 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $55.35 $115,124 Bachelor's degree
2371 Solar Photovoltaic Installers 47-2231 36 39 3 8.33 % 1 4 5 $22.09 $45,940 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Stockers and Order Fillers 53-7065 9 11 2 22.22 % 0 1 2 $14.71 $30,598 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Structural Iron and Steel Workers 47-2221 10 12 2 20 % 0 1 2 $26.42 $54,957 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Surveying and Mapping Technicians 17-3031 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 1 $37.65 $78,321 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Surveyors 17-1022 8 9 1 12.5 % 0 1 1 $44.43 $92,405 Bachelor's degree
2371 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 49-2022 16 19 2 18.75 % 0 2 2 $30.08 $62,573 Postsecondary nondegree award
2371 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 49-9052 201 229 28 13.93 % 6 22 27 $27.28 $56,747 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Tile and Stone Setters 47-2044 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.59 $51,150 No formal educational credential
2371 Training and Development Specialists 13-1151 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $31.55 $65,628 Bachelor's degree
2371 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 11-3071 4 5 0 25 % 0 0 0 $41.16 $85,606 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Tree Trimmers and Pruners 37-3013 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.08 $50,087 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 51-8031 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $35.66 $74,166 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 51-4121 49 62 14 26.53 % 3 5 8 $22.09 $45,952 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-4122 6 6 0 0 % 0 1 1 $20.33 $42,288 High school diploma or equivalent
2371 Wind Turbine Service Technicians 49-9081 21 33 12 57.14 % 2 3 5 $31.61 $65,755 Postsecondary nondegree award