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Employment Projections

Industries with the fastest growing wage and salary employment

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Table 2.3 Industries with the fastest growing wage and salary employment
(Employment in thousands of jobs)

Industry Description

Sector

2017 NAICS

Wage and Salary employment, 2021

Wage and Salary employment, 2031

Wage and Salary employment change, 2021–31

Compound annual rate of change, 2021–31

Promoters of events, and agents and managers

Leisure and hospitality

7113, 7114

129.6

180.4

50.8

3.4

Amusement parks and arcades

Leisure and hospitality

7131

161.3

221.8

60.5

3.2

Performing arts companies

Leisure and hospitality

7111

82.0

110.4

28.4

3.0

Individual and family services

Health care and social assistance

6241

2,708.4

3,558.4

850.0

2.8

Support activities for mining

Mining

213

227.1

296.7

69.6

2.7

Spectator sports

Leisure and hospitality

7112

119.4

155.9

36.5

2.7

Other information services

Information

519

378.3

491.2

112.9

2.6

Other personal services

Other services

8129

313.7

400.9

87.2

2.5

Travel arrangement and reservation services

Professional and business services

5615

138.1

170.4

32.3

2.1

Support activities for agriculture and forestry

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting

115

113.8

140.0

26.2

2.1

Independent artists, writers, and performers

Leisure and hospitality

7115

50.1

61.6

11.5

2.1

Accommodation

Leisure and hospitality

721

1,470.6

1,804.3

333.7

2.1

Other educational services; private

Educational services

6114-7

759.9

929.1

169.2

2.0

State and local government passenger transit

State and local government

NA

276.8

338.0

61.2

2.0

Home health care services

Health care and social assistance

6216

1,514.3

1,844.4

330.1

2.0

Offices of other health practitioners

Health care and social assistance

6213

1,012.4

1,217.9

205.5

1.9

Motion picture, video, and sound recording industries

Information

512

370.8

446.1

75.3

1.9

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

Leisure and hospitality

712

138.8

166.4

27.6

1.8

Computer systems design and related services

Professional and business services

5415

2,301.3

2,756.5

455.2

1.8

Other professional, scientific, and technical services

Professional and business services

5419

788.1

932.2

144.1

1.7

Source: Employment Projections program, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Last Modified Date: September 8, 2022