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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
3,491 3,008 -483 -13.83% -97 286 190 $33.16 $68,976
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NAICS Occupation SOC 2020 2025 Numerical Percent New Jobs Replacement Jobs Total Median Hourly Median Annual Education and Training Level
5173 Accountants and Auditors 13-2011 35 30 -6 -14.29 % -1 3 1 $35.53 $73,910 Bachelor's degree
5173 Actors 27-2011 4 4 1 0 % 0 0 1 $21.16 $44,013 Some college
5173 Administrative Services and Facilities Managers 11-3011 5 4 -1 -20 % 0 0 0 $46.92 $97,590 Bachelor's degree
5173 Advertising Sales Agents 41-3011 6 5 -1 -16.67 % 0 1 0 $25.60 $53,252 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Architectural and Engineering Managers 11-9041 9 7 -2 -22.22 % 0 0 0 $77.67 $161,543 Bachelor's degree
5173 Audio and Video Technicians 27-4011 7 7 0 0 % 0 1 1 $23.01 $47,870 Postsecondary nondegree award
5173 Audiovisual Equipment Installers and Repairers 49-2097 16 14 -2 -12.5 % 0 1 1 $18.27 $37,993 Postsecondary nondegree award
5173 Bill and Account Collectors 43-3011 8 7 -1 -12.5 % 0 1 0 $20.90 $43,479 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Billing and Posting Clerks 43-3021 22 19 -3 -13.64 % -1 2 1 $20.93 $43,529 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 43-3031 15 12 -3 -20 % -1 1 1 $21.06 $43,802 Some college
5173 Broadcast Technicians 27-4012 4 2 -2 -50 % 0 0 0 $19.63 $40,833 Associate's degree
5173 Budget Analysts 13-2031 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $38.72 $80,534 Bachelor's degree
5173 Buyers and Purchasing Agents 13-1028 10 8 -1 -20 % 0 1 1 $28.64 $59,572 Bachelor's degree
5173 Calibration Technologists and Technicians and Engineering Technologists and Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 17-3098 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $33.50 $69,683 Associate's degree
5173 Chief Executives 11-1011 17 15 -2 -11.76 % 0 1 1 $55.18 $114,771 Bachelor's degree
5173 Civil Engineering Technologists and Technicians 17-3022 6 6 -1 0 % 0 1 0 $33.19 $69,032 Associate's degree
5173 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 13-1141 5 4 -1 -20 % 0 0 0 $36.13 $75,155 Bachelor's degree
5173 Compliance Officers 13-1041 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $37.87 $78,775 Bachelor's degree
5173 Computer and Information Research Scientists 15-1221 2 1 0 -50 % 0 0 0 $66.21 $137,708 Master's degree
5173 Computer and Information Systems Managers 11-3021 31 25 -6 -19.35 % -1 2 1 $65.02 $135,238 Bachelor's degree
5173 Computer Hardware Engineers 17-2061 6 4 -1 -33.33 % 0 0 0 $65.32 $135,875 Bachelor's degree
5173 Computer Network Architects 15-1241 44 38 -6 -13.64 % -1 2 1 $54.51 $113,389 Bachelor's degree
5173 Computer Network Support Specialists 15-1231 56 51 -5 -8.93 % -1 4 2 $34.44 $71,632 Associate's degree
5173 Computer Occupations, All Other 15-1299 41 34 -7 -17.07 % -1 2 1 $37.90 $78,829 Bachelor's degree
5173 Computer Programmers 15-1251 9 8 -1 -11.11 % 0 1 0 $35.08 $72,960 Bachelor's degree
5173 Computer Systems Analysts 15-1211 19 17 -2 -10.53 % 0 1 1 $49.11 $102,158 Bachelor's degree
5173 Computer User Support Specialists 15-1232 145 109 -36 -24.83 % -7 8 1 $42.38 $88,143 Some college
5173 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 49-2011 2 1 -1 -50 % 0 0 0 $19.37 $40,291 Some college
5173 Construction Laborers 47-2061 6 5 -1 -16.67 % 0 1 0 $19.48 $40,516 No formal educational credential
5173 Construction Managers 11-9021 5 5 0 0 % 0 0 0 $35.60 $74,047 Bachelor's degree
5173 Cost Estimators 13-1051 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $35.32 $73,462 Bachelor's degree
5173 Customer Service Representatives 43-4051 157 135 -22 -14.01 % -4 17 13 $18.51 $38,503 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Data Entry Keyers 43-9021 2 1 0 -50 % 0 0 0 $17.25 $35,889 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Data Scientists and Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other 15-2098 5 4 -1 -20 % 0 0 0 $38.80 $80,713 Bachelor's degree
5173 Database Administrators and Architects 15-1245 8 7 -1 -12.5 % 0 0 0 $54.01 $112,337 Bachelor's degree
5173 Designers, All Other 27-1029 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $23.36 $48,584 Bachelor's degree
5173 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 43-5032 19 16 -3 -15.79 % -1 1 1 $21.09 $43,874 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers 41-9091 53 40 -14 -24.53 % -3 5 3 $12.11 $25,180 No formal educational credential
5173 Editors 27-3041 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $25.26 $52,535 Bachelor's degree
5173 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologists and Technicians 17-3023 10 9 -2 -10 % 0 1 0 $34.07 $70,859 Associate's degree
5173 Electrical and Electronics Drafters 17-3012 4 3 -1 -25 % 0 0 0 $27.72 $57,655 Associate's degree
5173 Electrical Engineers 17-2071 6 5 -1 -16.67 % 0 0 0 $51.30 $106,713 Bachelor's degree
5173 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 49-9051 3 2 0 -33.33 % 0 0 0 $53.80 $111,900 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Electro-Mechanical and Mechatronics Technologists and Technicians 17-3024 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $30.57 $63,586 Associate's degree
5173 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 17-2072 93 80 -13 -13.98 % -3 5 2 $57.47 $119,536 Bachelor's degree
5173 Engineers, All Other 17-2199 13 12 0 -7.69 % 0 1 1 $51.72 $107,579 Bachelor's degree
5173 Environmental Engineering Technologists and Technicians 17-3025 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $28.21 $58,669 Associate's degree
5173 Environmental Engineers 17-2081 2 1 0 -50 % 0 0 0 $55.20 $114,806 Bachelor's degree
5173 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 43-6011 5 4 -1 -20 % 0 0 0 $30.62 $63,681 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 File Clerks 43-4071 2 1 0 -50 % 0 0 0 $18.43 $38,343 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Financial and Investment Analysts, Financial Risk Specialists, and Financial Specialists, All Other 13-2098 11 10 -2 -9.09 % 0 1 0 $35.75 $74,354 Bachelor's degree
5173 Financial Managers 11-3031 10 9 -2 -10 % 0 1 0 $51.82 $107,775 Bachelor's degree
5173 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 49-1011 42 36 -5 -14.29 % -1 3 2 $36.13 $75,150 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 41-1012 101 93 -8 -7.92 % -2 8 6 $21.59 $44,911 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 43-1011 30 25 -6 -16.67 % -1 2 1 $29.41 $61,166 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 41-1011 9 7 -2 -22.22 % 0 1 0 $18.51 $38,499 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 General and Operations Managers 11-1021 29 25 -4 -13.79 % -1 2 1 $48.62 $101,135 Bachelor's degree
5173 Graphic Designers 27-1024 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $23.46 $48,786 Bachelor's degree
5173 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 43-4161 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.03 $45,815 Associate's degree
5173 Human Resources Managers 11-3121 7 7 -1 0 % 0 0 0 $51.18 $106,455 Bachelor's degree
5173 Human Resources Specialists 13-1071 14 12 -2 -14.29 % 0 1 1 $32.93 $68,487 Bachelor's degree
5173 Industrial Engineering Technologists and Technicians 17-3026 7 7 0 0 % 0 1 1 $30.68 $63,809 Associate's degree
5173 Industrial Engineers 17-2112 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $45.22 $94,049 Bachelor's degree
5173 Information and Record Clerks, All Other 43-4199 2 1 0 -50 % 0 0 0 $22.63 $47,072 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Information Security Analysts 15-1212 10 9 -1 -10 % 0 1 1 $55.16 $114,735 Bachelor's degree
5173 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 51-9061 3 2 -1 -33.33 % 0 0 0 $20.50 $42,650 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 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
5173 Interpreters and Translators 27-3091 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $28.73 $59,761 Bachelor's degree
5173 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 37-2011 5 5 -1 0 % 0 1 0 $16.78 $34,892 No formal educational credential
5173 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 53-7062 7 6 -1 -14.29 % 0 1 1 $16.68 $34,696 No formal educational credential
5173 Lawyers 23-1011 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $62.70 $130,410 Doctoral or professional degree
5173 Lighting Technicians and Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other 27-4098 6 6 0 0 % 0 1 1 $24.57 $51,109 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Logisticians 13-1081 4 3 -1 -25 % 0 0 0 $41.50 $86,313 Bachelor's degree
5173 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 49-9071 6 5 -1 -16.67 % 0 0 0 $21.45 $44,609 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Management Analysts 13-1111 66 51 -15 -22.73 % -3 5 2 $37.27 $77,519 Bachelor's degree
5173 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 13-1161 40 35 -5 -12.5 % -1 3 2 $31.48 $65,479 Bachelor's degree
5173 Marketing Managers 11-2021 16 14 -1 -12.5 % 0 1 1 $52.09 $108,353 Bachelor's degree
5173 Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians 17-3027 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $39.83 $82,846 Associate's degree
5173 Media and Communication Workers, All Other 27-3099 6 6 0 0 % 0 1 1 $28.22 $58,703 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 13-1121 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $26.43 $54,974 Bachelor's degree
5173 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 15-1244 36 33 -3 -8.33 % -1 2 1 $43.55 $90,588 Bachelor's degree
5173 News Analysts, Reporters, and Journalists 27-3023 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $19.40 $40,347 Bachelor's degree
5173 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 19-5011 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $44.11 $91,741 Bachelor's degree
5173 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 43-9199 6 4 -1 -33.33 % 0 0 0 $15.34 $31,908 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Office Clerks, General 43-9061 21 17 -4 -19.05 % -1 2 1 $19.03 $39,576 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 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
5173 Operations Research Analysts 15-2031 5 5 0 0 % 0 0 0 $40.41 $84,047 Bachelor's degree
5173 Order Clerks 43-4151 15 11 -4 -26.67 % -1 1 1 $19.83 $41,255 Some college
5173 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 43-3051 5 4 -1 -20 % 0 0 0 $24.89 $51,765 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Personal Service Managers, All Other; Entertainment and Recreation Managers, Except Gambling; and Managers, All Other 11-9198 65 64 -2 -1.54 % 0 4 4 $30.48 $63,390 Bachelor's degree
5173 Producers and Directors 27-2012 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $27.29 $56,760 Bachelor's degree
5173 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 43-5061 14 12 -2 -14.29 % 0 1 1 $24.05 $50,014 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Project Management Specialists and Business Operations Specialists, All Other 13-1198 96 88 -8 -8.33 % -2 8 6 $36.29 $75,487 Bachelor's degree
5173 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 11-9141 2 1 0 -50 % 0 0 0 $26.11 $54,315 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers 11-2031 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $48.56 $101,004 Bachelor's degree
5173 Public Relations Specialists 27-3031 4 3 0 -25 % 0 0 0 $36.74 $76,411 Bachelor's degree
5173 Purchasing Managers 11-3061 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $59.67 $124,104 Bachelor's degree
5173 Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers 49-2021 3 5 1 66.67 % 0 0 1 $28.13 $58,501 Associate's degree
5173 Receptionists and Information Clerks 43-4171 8 7 -1 -12.5 % 0 1 1 $16.21 $33,718 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Retail Salespersons 41-2031 27 24 -4 -11.11 % -1 3 2 $14.60 $30,360 No formal educational credential
5173 Sales and Related Workers, All Other 41-9099 7 5 -1 -28.57 % 0 1 0 $18.43 $38,325 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Sales Engineers 41-9031 14 11 -3 -21.43 % -1 1 1 $50.02 $104,039 Bachelor's degree
5173 Sales Managers 11-2022 29 24 -6 -17.24 % -1 2 1 $53.03 $110,295 Bachelor's degree
5173 Sales Representatives of Services, Except Advertising, Insurance, Financial Services, and Travel 41-3091 267 234 -34 -12.36 % -7 26 19 $26.59 $55,313 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 41-4012 6 6 0 0 % 0 1 0 $29.87 $62,130 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 41-4011 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $43.35 $90,171 Bachelor's degree
5173 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 43-6014 16 14 -2 -12.5 % -1 2 1 $19.70 $40,966 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 49-2098 2 1 0 -50 % 0 0 0 $24.91 $51,804 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Security Guards 33-9032 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.38 $31,995 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Self-Enrichment Teachers 25-3021 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.81 $51,601 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks 43-5071 6 5 -1 -16.67 % 0 0 0 $17.00 $35,352 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Software Developers and Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers 15-1256 91 79 -12 -13.19 % -2 5 3 $55.35 $115,124 Bachelor's degree
5173 Speech-Language Pathologists 29-1127 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $45.32 $94,265 Master's degree
5173 Stockers and Order Fillers 53-7065 12 9 -2 -25 % 0 1 1 $14.71 $30,598 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 43-2011 3 2 -1 -33.33 % 0 0 0 $19.27 $40,076 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Technical Writers 27-3042 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $35.09 $72,983 Bachelor's degree
5173 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 49-2022 798 683 -115 -14.41 % -23 72 49 $30.08 $62,573 Postsecondary nondegree award
5173 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 49-9052 416 358 -58 -13.94 % -12 37 25 $27.28 $56,747 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Telemarketers 41-9041 24 17 -6 -29.17 % -1 3 1 $15.35 $31,922 No formal educational credential
5173 Telephone Operators 43-2021 2 1 0 -50 % 0 0 0 $27.50 $57,206 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Training and Development Specialists 13-1151 14 12 -2 -14.29 % 0 1 1 $31.55 $65,628 Bachelor's degree
5173 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 11-3071 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $41.16 $85,606 High school diploma or equivalent
5173 Web Developers and Digital Interface Designers 15-1257 43 45 2 4.65 % 0 3 3 $25.98 $54,048 Associate's degree
5173 Writers and Authors 27-3043 24 25 1 4.17 % 0 2 3 $17.11 $35,579 Bachelor's degree