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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
1,301 1,317 17 1.27% 3 181 184 $26.53 $55,181
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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 9 0 12.5 % 0 1 1 $38.35 $79,769 Bachelor's degree
5621 Administrative Services and Facilities Managers 11-3011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $47.20 $98,184 Bachelor's degree
5621 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 49-3023 5 5 0 0 % 0 1 1 $21.30 $44,298 Postsecondary nondegree award
5621 Bill and Account Collectors 43-3011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.78 $43,213 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Billing and Posting Clerks 43-3021 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $21.58 $44,889 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 43-3031 15 15 0 0 % 0 2 2 $22.35 $46,490 Some college
5621 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 49-3031 51 52 1 1.96 % 0 6 6 $25.13 $52,263 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Carpenters 47-2031 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.20 $50,333 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Cashiers 41-2011 2 3 0 50 % 0 1 1 $14.15 $29,440 No formal educational credential
5621 Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders 51-9011 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $30.93 $64,328 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Chief Executives 11-1011 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $57.05 $118,659 Bachelor's degree
5621 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 53-7061 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 1 $14.46 $30,080 No formal educational credential
5621 Computer User Support Specialists 15-1232 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $42.35 $88,092 Some college
5621 Construction Laborers 47-2061 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 1 $19.77 $41,131 No formal educational credential
5621 Counter and Rental Clerks 41-2021 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.74 $32,736 No formal educational credential
5621 Customer Service Representatives 43-4051 19 19 -1 0 % 0 3 3 $18.55 $38,577 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 43-5032 13 13 0 0 % 0 1 1 $21.07 $43,827 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Driver/Sales Workers 53-3031 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.42 $34,152 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Environmental Engineers 17-2081 3 3 0 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 $26.85 $55,844 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 43-6011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $30.61 $63,670 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Financial Managers 11-3031 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $53.48 $111,243 Bachelor's degree
5621 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 47-1011 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $34.89 $72,569 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 49-1011 5 5 0 0 % 0 1 1 $36.19 $75,269 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 41-1012 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $23.90 $49,715 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 43-1011 11 11 0 0 % 0 1 1 $29.39 $61,140 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 51-1011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $30.20 $62,808 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 53-1047 48 48 1 0 % 0 6 6 $28.02 $58,288 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 General and Operations Managers 11-1021 36 36 0 0 % 0 4 4 $48.74 $101,389 Bachelor's degree
5621 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 47-4041 19 20 1 5.26 % 0 3 3 $22.20 $46,171 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 53-3032 273 277 4 1.47 % 1 36 37 $24.90 $51,801 Postsecondary nondegree award
5621 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 49-9098 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.38 $31,989 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Human Resources Specialists 13-1071 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $32.88 $68,381 Bachelor's degree
5621 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 53-7051 17 17 1 0 % 0 2 2 $18.57 $38,624 No formal educational credential
5621 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 51-9061 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.30 $42,216 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 49-9099 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.20 $42,025 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 37-2011 5 5 0 0 % 0 1 1 $16.65 $34,631 No formal educational credential
5621 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 53-7062 141 143 2 1.42 % 0 22 23 $16.67 $34,681 No formal educational credential
5621 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 37-3011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.35 $36,081 No formal educational credential
5621 Light Truck Drivers 53-3033 20 21 0 5 % 0 3 3 $17.42 $36,224 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 $21.44 $44,605 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 49-9043 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $25.79 $53,649 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 13-1161 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $31.51 $65,539 Bachelor's degree
5621 Material Moving Workers, All Other 53-7199 10 12 1 20 % 0 2 2 $14.32 $29,779 No formal educational credential
5621 Mechanical Engineers 17-2141 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $47.07 $97,909 Bachelor's degree
5621 Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other 51-4199 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.62 $32,488 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 49-3042 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $29.23 $60,794 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other 53-3099 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $19.83 $41,253 No formal educational credential
5621 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 19-5011 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $43.29 $90,041 Bachelor's degree
5621 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 43-9199 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.34 $31,907 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Office Clerks, General 43-9061 49 47 -2 -4.08 % 0 7 6 $19.06 $39,641 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 47-2073 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 1 $32.04 $66,654 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Order Clerks 43-4151 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $19.74 $41,065 Some college
5621 Parts Salespersons 41-2022 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.30 $35,982 No formal educational credential
5621 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 43-3051 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.93 $51,850 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Personal Service Managers, All Other; Entertainment and Recreation Managers, Except Gambling; and Managers, All Other 11-9198 18 19 1 5.56 % 0 2 2 $31.32 $65,148 Bachelor's degree
5621 Plant and System Operators, All Other 51-8099 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 1 $42.79 $89,005 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other 49-9069 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $41.22 $85,732 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Production Workers, All Other 51-9199 6 6 0 0 % 0 1 1 $14.50 $30,154 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 43-5061 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.28 $50,493 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Project Management Specialists and Business Operations Specialists, All Other 13-1198 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $36.29 $75,493 Bachelor's degree
5621 Receptionists and Information Clerks 43-4171 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.15 $33,583 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 53-7081 337 344 7 2.08 % 1 54 56 $21.97 $45,687 No formal educational credential
5621 Sales and Related Workers, All Other 41-9099 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $18.40 $38,265 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Sales Managers 11-2022 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 1 $53.93 $112,167 Bachelor's degree
5621 Sales Representatives of Services, Except Advertising, Insurance, Financial Services, and Travel 41-3091 29 29 0 0 % 0 4 4 $26.83 $55,804 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 $30.32 $63,073 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 43-6014 14 14 -1 0 % 0 2 2 $19.71 $40,991 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Security Guards 33-9032 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.31 $31,846 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 47-4071 5 5 0 0 % 0 1 1 $25.64 $53,328 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks 43-5071 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.10 $35,558 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Stockers and Order Fillers 53-7065 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $14.71 $30,597 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Tire Repairers and Changers 49-3093 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.30 $31,820 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Training and Development Specialists 13-1151 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $31.63 $65,790 Bachelor's degree
5621 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 11-3071 6 6 0 0 % 0 1 1 $41.13 $85,556 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 51-8031 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $35.62 $74,089 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 43-5111 15 15 0 0 % 0 2 2 $16.15 $33,599 High school diploma or equivalent
5621 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 51-4121 6 6 0 0 % 0 1 1 $22.10 $45,970 High school diploma or equivalent