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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
1,337 1,289 -47 -3.54% -9 138 128 $26.16 $54,405
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NAICS Occupation SOC 2020 2025 Numerical Percent New Jobs Replacement Jobs Total Median Hourly Median Annual Education and Training Level
5621 Accountants and Auditors 13-2011 8 8 -1 0 % 0 1 1 $35.53 $73,910 Bachelor's degree
5621 Administrative Services and Facilities Managers 11-3011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $46.92 $97,590 Bachelor's degree
5621 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 49-3023 5 5 0 0 % 0 0 0 $21.08 $43,845 Postsecondary nondegree award
5621 Bill and Account Collectors 43-3011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.90 $43,479 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Billing and Posting Clerks 43-3021 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.93 $43,529 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 43-3031 16 15 -1 -6.25 % 0 2 1 $21.06 $43,802 Some college
5621 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 49-3031 51 48 -3 -5.88 % -1 4 4 $25.35 $52,720 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Carpenters 47-2031 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $23.88 $49,673 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Cashiers 41-2011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $14.16 $29,461 No formal educational credential
5621 Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders 51-9011 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $30.79 $64,049 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Chief Executives 11-1011 5 5 0 0 % 0 0 0 $55.18 $114,771 Bachelor's degree
5621 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 53-7061 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $14.46 $30,081 No formal educational credential
5621 Computer User Support Specialists 15-1232 3 2 0 -33.33 % 0 0 0 $42.38 $88,143 Some college
5621 Construction Laborers 47-2061 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $19.48 $40,516 No formal educational credential
5621 Counter and Rental Clerks 41-2021 2 1 0 -50 % 0 0 0 $15.75 $32,757 No formal educational credential
5621 Customer Service Representatives 43-4051 19 17 -2 -10.53 % 0 2 2 $18.51 $38,503 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-9032 1 2 1 100 % 0 0 0 $17.18 $35,736 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 43-5032 13 12 -1 -7.69 % 0 1 1 $21.09 $43,874 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Driver/Sales Workers 53-3031 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.43 $34,181 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Environmental Engineers 17-2081 3 3 -1 0 % 0 0 0 $55.20 $114,806 Bachelor's degree
5621 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators, Surface Mining 47-5022 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $26.93 $56,011 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 43-6011 2 1 0 -50 % 0 0 0 $30.62 $63,681 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Financial Managers 11-3031 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $51.82 $107,775 Bachelor's degree
5621 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 47-1011 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $35.04 $72,883 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 49-1011 5 4 0 -20 % 0 0 0 $36.13 $75,150 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 41-1012 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $21.59 $44,911 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 43-1011 11 10 -1 -9.09 % 0 1 1 $29.41 $61,166 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 51-1011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $29.96 $62,312 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 53-1047 49 47 -2 -4.08 % 0 4 4 $28.02 $58,284 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 General and Operations Managers 11-1021 36 34 -2 -5.56 % 0 3 2 $48.62 $101,135 Bachelor's degree
5621 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 47-4041 19 18 -1 -5.26 % 0 2 2 $22.18 $46,127 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 53-3032 276 265 -11 -3.99 % -2 27 25 $23.99 $49,908 Postsecondary nondegree award
5621 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 49-9098 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $14.91 $31,019 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Human Resources Specialists 13-1071 3 2 0 -33.33 % 0 0 0 $32.93 $68,487 Bachelor's degree
5621 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 53-7051 14 13 -1 -7.14 % 0 1 1 $18.64 $38,780 No formal educational credential
5621 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 51-9061 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.50 $42,650 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 49-9099 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.13 $41,861 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 37-2011 6 7 1 16.67 % 0 1 1 $16.78 $34,892 No formal educational credential
5621 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 53-7062 144 135 -9 -6.25 % -2 17 15 $16.68 $34,696 No formal educational credential
5621 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 37-3011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.26 $35,897 No formal educational credential
5621 Light Truck Drivers 53-3033 20 19 -1 -5 % 0 2 2 $17.14 $35,657 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Machine Feeders and Offbearers 53-7063 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.57 $32,384 No formal educational credential
5621 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 49-9071 9 9 0 0 % 0 1 1 $21.45 $44,609 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 13-1161 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $31.48 $65,479 Bachelor's degree
5621 Material Moving Workers, All Other 53-7199 10 10 0 0 % 0 1 1 $14.32 $29,790 No formal educational credential
5621 Mechanical Engineers 17-2141 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $47.21 $98,191 Bachelor's degree
5621 Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other 51-4199 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.65 $32,552 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 49-3042 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $29.01 $60,351 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other 53-3099 2 1 -1 -50 % 0 0 0 $19.50 $40,550 No formal educational credential
5621 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 19-5011 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $44.11 $91,741 Bachelor's degree
5621 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 43-9199 2 1 0 -50 % 0 0 0 $15.34 $31,908 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Office Clerks, General 43-9061 49 44 -5 -10.2 % -1 5 4 $19.03 $39,576 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 47-2073 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $31.95 $66,459 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Order Clerks 43-4151 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $19.83 $41,255 Some college
5621 Parts Salespersons 41-2022 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.26 $35,896 No formal educational credential
5621 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 43-3051 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.89 $51,765 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Personal Service Managers, All Other; Entertainment and Recreation Managers, Except Gambling; and Managers, All Other 11-9198 31 37 6 19.35 % 1 2 3 $30.48 $63,390 Bachelor's degree
5621 Plant and System Operators, All Other 51-8099 4 3 0 -25 % 0 0 0 $42.77 $88,971 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other 49-9069 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $40.73 $84,710 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Production Workers, All Other 51-9199 6 6 0 0 % 0 1 1 $14.65 $30,480 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 43-5061 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.05 $50,014 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Project Management Specialists and Business Operations Specialists, All Other 13-1198 3 4 0 33.33 % 0 0 0 $36.29 $75,487 Bachelor's degree
5621 Receptionists and Information Clerks 43-4171 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.21 $33,718 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 53-7081 347 342 -5 -1.44 % -1 42 41 $21.35 $44,401 No formal educational credential
5621 Sales and Related Workers, All Other 41-9099 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $18.43 $38,325 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Sales Managers 11-2022 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $53.03 $110,295 Bachelor's degree
5621 Sales Representatives of Services, Except Advertising, Insurance, Financial Services, and Travel 41-3091 29 28 -1 -3.45 % 0 3 3 $26.59 $55,313 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 41-4012 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $29.87 $62,130 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 43-6014 15 13 -1 -13.33 % 0 1 1 $19.70 $40,966 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Security Guards 33-9032 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.38 $31,995 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 47-4071 6 7 1 16.67 % 0 1 1 $25.38 $52,789 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks 43-5071 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.00 $35,352 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Solar Photovoltaic Installers 47-2231 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.09 $45,940 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Stockers and Order Fillers 53-7065 3 2 0 -33.33 % 0 0 0 $14.71 $30,598 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Tire Repairers and Changers 49-3093 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.09 $31,388 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Training and Development Specialists 13-1151 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $31.55 $65,628 Bachelor's degree
5621 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 11-3071 6 5 0 -16.67 % 0 0 0 $41.16 $85,606 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 51-8031 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $35.66 $74,166 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 43-5111 14 13 -1 -7.14 % 0 1 1 $16.12 $33,536 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 51-4121 5 5 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.09 $45,952 High school diploma or equivalent