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Exercise physiologists Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Building cleaning workers, all other No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Environmental engineering technicians Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Budget analysts Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Legislators Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Painters, transportation equipment High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Pesticide handlers, sprayers, and applicators, vegetation High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Biomedical engineers Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Conservation scientists Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Ophthalmic medical technicians Postsecondary nondegree award None 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Helpers--pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Protective service workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Credit analysts Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Pest control workers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Occupational health and safety specialists Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Religious workers, all other Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Excavating and loading machine and dragline operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Orderlies High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Environmental engineers Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Social workers, all other Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Transportation workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Biological scientists, all other Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Computer science teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Baggage porters and bellhops High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Chemistry teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Insulation workers, mechanical High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
History teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Communications teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Nuclear medicine technologists Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Recreation and fitness studies teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Riggers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers, all other No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average The annual wage is not available.
Chemical engineers Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Financial clerks, all other High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Training and development managers Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Millwrights High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Carpet installers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Education administrators, all other Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Special education teachers, all other Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Construction and related workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Private detectives and investigators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Health technologists and technicians, all other Postsecondary nondegree award None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Financial managers Bachelor’s degree None 50,000 or more Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Healthcare social workers Master’s degree Internship/residency 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Medical and health services managers Bachelor’s degree None 50,000 or more Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Security and fire alarm systems installers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Appraisers and assessors of real estate Bachelor’s degree Long-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Astronomers Doctoral or professional degree None 0 to 999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Multimedia artists and animators Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Education teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Public relations and fundraising managers Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
English language and literature teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Biological technicians Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Cargo and freight agents High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Sales and related workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Motor vehicle operators, all other No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Tile and marble setters No formal educational credential Long-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Life, physical, and social science technicians, all other Associate’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Chiropractors Doctoral or professional degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Financial examiners Bachelor’s degree Long-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Cardiovascular technologists and technicians Associate’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Natural sciences managers Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists Doctoral or professional degree Internship/residency 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Medical and clinical laboratory technicians Associate’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Personal financial advisors Bachelor’s degree Long-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Billing and posting clerks High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Mechanical door repairers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Social sciences teachers, postsecondary, all other Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Social work teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Accountants and auditors Bachelor’s degree None 50,000 or more Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more Faster than average Less than $25,000
Counselors, all other Master’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Electrical power-line installers and repairers High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Pile-driver operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Petroleum engineers Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Physical therapists Doctoral or professional degree None 50,000 or more Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Sales representatives, services, all other High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Landscaping and groundskeeping workers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Geoscientists, except hydrologists and geographers Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Magnetic resonance imaging technologists Associate’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Credit counselors Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Health educators Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Dietitians and nutritionists Bachelor’s degree Internship/residency 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Pump operators, except wellhead pumpers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Curators Master’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Archivists Master’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Physicists Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Medical appliance technicians High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Audiologists Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Helpers--extraction workers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Therapists, all other Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Sailors and marine oilers No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Zoologists and wildlife biologists Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Media and communication equipment workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Transportation attendants, except flight attendants High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Grounds maintenance workers, all other No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Microbiologists Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Animal control workers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Drafters, all other Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Boilermakers High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Emergency management directors Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Agricultural sciences teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Geography teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Home economics teachers, postsecondary Master’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Motorboat operators Postsecondary nondegree award None 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Farm labor contractors No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Forestry and conservation science teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Education administrators, postsecondary Master’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Marketing managers Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Industrial engineers Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Food servers, nonrestaurant No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average Less than $25,000
Chefs and head cooks High school diploma or equivalent None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Instructional coordinators Master’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Paralegals and legal assistants Associate’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers Postsecondary nondegree award Long-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Self-enrichment education teachers High school diploma or equivalent None 50,000 or more Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Earth drillers, except oil and gas High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Marriage and family therapists Master’s degree Internship/residency 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Veterinary technologists and technicians Associate’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Lifeguards, ski patrol, and other recreational protective service workers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Kindergarten teachers, except special education Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Graduate teaching assistants Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Information and record clerks, all other High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Installation, maintenance, and repair workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
First-line supervisors of helpers, laborers, and material movers, hand High school diploma or equivalent None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Computer network support specialists Associate’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Clergy Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Dental hygienists Associate’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Mental health counselors Master’s degree Internship/residency 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Nurse midwives Master’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Cooks, institution and cafeteria No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Dental laboratory technicians High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Biological science teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Engineering teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Psychology teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Opticians, dispensing High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Fundraisers Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics Postsecondary nondegree award None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Derrick operators, oil and gas No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Health specialties teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 50,000 or more Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Forest fire inspectors and prevention specialists High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Operations research analysts Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Genetic counselors Master’s degree None 0 to 999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Agricultural engineers Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Maintenance and repair workers, general High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Food preparation workers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more As fast as average Less than $25,000
Managers, all other Bachelor’s degree None 50,000 or more As fast as average $75,000 or more
Secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education Bachelor’s degree None 50,000 or more As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Carpenters High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 50,000 or more As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Teacher assistants Some college, no degree None 50,000 or more As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Compliance officers Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Insurance sales agents High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Preschool teachers, except special education Associate’s degree None 50,000 or more Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Administrative services managers Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Market research analysts and marketing specialists Bachelor’s degree None 50,000 or more Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Police, fire, and ambulance dispatchers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Mobile heavy equipment mechanics, except engines High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Writers and authors Bachelor’s degree Long-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Political science teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Set and exhibit designers Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Entertainment attendants and related workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average Less than $25,000
Economics teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Arbitrators, mediators, and conciliators Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Architecture teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Makeup artists, theatrical and performance Postsecondary nondegree award None 0 to 999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Fence erectors No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Special education teachers, preschool Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Education administrators, elementary and secondary school Master’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Couriers and messengers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Architectural and civil drafters Associate’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
First-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers High school diploma or equivalent None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Construction and building inspectors High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Rehabilitation counselors Master’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Meeting, convention, and event planners Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Education, training, and library workers, all other Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Flight attendants High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Glaziers High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Technical writers Bachelor’s degree Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Biochemists and biophysicists Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Concierges High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Registered nurses Bachelor’s degree None 50,000 or more Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Extraction workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Geological and petroleum technicians Associate’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Film and video editors Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Computer numerically controlled machine tool programmers, metal and plastic Postsecondary nondegree award Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Athletic trainers Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Nonfarm animal caretakers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more Much faster than average Less than $25,000
Medical secretaries High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more Much faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Service unit operators, oil, gas, and mining No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Diagnostic medical sonographers Associate’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Respiratory therapists Associate’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Traffic technicians High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Life scientists, all other Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Airfield operations specialists High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Audio-visual and multimedia collections specialists Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Statistical assistants Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Psychologists, all other Master’s degree Internship/residency 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists Postsecondary nondegree award None 50,000 or more Faster than average Less than $25,000
Computer user support specialists Some college, no degree None 50,000 or more Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Cleaners of vehicles and equipment No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average Less than $25,000
Construction managers Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Software developers, systems software Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Orthodontists Doctoral or professional degree Internship/residency 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Occupational therapists Master’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Wellhead pumpers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Orthotists and prosthetists Master’s degree Internship/residency 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Forensic science technicians Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Internists, general Doctoral or professional degree Internship/residency 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Optometrists Doctoral or professional degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Interpreters and translators Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Pipelayers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Surgeons Doctoral or professional degree Internship/residency 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Locker room, coatroom, and dressing room attendants High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Cooks, all other No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Mathematical science occupations, all other Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Commercial divers Postsecondary nondegree award Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Nursing assistants Postsecondary nondegree award None 50,000 or more Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Nurse anesthetists Master’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Family and general practitioners Doctoral or professional degree Internship/residency 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Social and community service managers Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Social and human service assistants High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more Much faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 50,000 or more Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Prosthodontists Doctoral or professional degree Internship/residency 0 to 999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Oral and maxillofacial surgeons Doctoral or professional degree Internship/residency 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Information security analysts Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Medical assistants Postsecondary nondegree award None 50,000 or more Much faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Mathematicians Master’s degree None 0 to 999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Bicycle repairers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Occupational therapy assistants Associate’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Physical therapist aides High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Library science teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Epidemiologists Master’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Rotary drill operators, oil and gas No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Nursing instructors and teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Roustabouts, oil and gas No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Massage therapists Postsecondary nondegree award None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Phlebotomists Postsecondary nondegree award None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Library technicians Postsecondary nondegree award None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Library assistants, clerical High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Financial specialists, all other Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Sheet metal workers High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Human resources managers Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Librarians Master’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Automotive body and related repairers High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Bus drivers, transit and intercity High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Electrical engineers Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Occupational therapy aides High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Actuaries Bachelor’s degree Long-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Ambulance drivers and attendants, except emergency medical technicians High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average Less than $25,000
Soil and plant scientists Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Material moving workers, all other No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators Bachelor’s degree Long-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Media and communication workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Dietetic technicians Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Captains, mates, and pilots of water vessels Postsecondary nondegree award None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Crane and tower operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Barbers Postsecondary nondegree award None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Food preparation and serving related workers, all other No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Mathematical science teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Crossing guards No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Civil engineering technicians Associate’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Civil engineers Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Financial analysts Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Training and development specialists Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Educational, guidance, school, and vocational counselors Master’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Property, real estate, and community association managers High school diploma or equivalent None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Insurance claims and policy processing clerks High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Loan officers Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Cost estimators Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Database administrators Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Roofers No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Environmental scientists and specialists, including health Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Tax preparers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Hazardous materials removal workers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Dentists, general Doctoral or professional degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more Much faster than average Less than $25,000
Physical therapist assistants Associate’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Computer systems analysts Bachelor’s degree None 50,000 or more As fast as average $75,000 or more
Electricians High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 50,000 or more As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Lawyers Doctoral or professional degree None 50,000 or more As fast as average $75,000 or more
First-line supervisors of food preparation and serving workers High school diploma or equivalent None 50,000 or more As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Business operations specialists, all other Bachelor’s degree None 50,000 or more As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Teachers and instructors, all other Bachelor’s degree None 50,000 or more As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Helpers--brickmasons, blockmasons, stonemasons, and tile and marble setters No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Ophthalmic laboratory technicians High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Criminal justice and law enforcement teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Radiation therapists Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Business teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Mental health and substance abuse social workers Master’s degree Internship/residency 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Speech-language pathologists Master’s degree Internship/residency 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Veterinarians Doctoral or professional degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Dental assistants Postsecondary nondegree award None 50,000 or more Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Hearing aid specialists High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Cartographers and photogrammetrists Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Reinforcing iron and rebar workers High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Shampooers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average Less than $25,000
Museum technicians and conservators Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Helpers--roofers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Atmospheric and space scientists Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Dentists, all other specialists Doctoral or professional degree Internship/residency 0 to 999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Marine engineers and naval architects Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Community health workers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Office and administrative support workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Public relations specialists Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Mechanical engineers Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Computer occupations, all other Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Food service managers High school diploma or equivalent None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Amusement and recreation attendants No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Recreation workers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
First-line supervisors of housekeeping and janitorial workers High school diploma or equivalent None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Postsecondary teachers, all other Doctoral or professional degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Automotive and watercraft service attendants No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average Less than $25,000
Helpers--electricians High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Brickmasons and blockmasons High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Tree trimmers and pruners High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Medical equipment preparers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Animal trainers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Surveying and mapping technicians High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other Master’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Education administrators, preschool and childcare center/program Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Tour guides and escorts High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average Less than $25,000
Surveyors Bachelor’s degree Internship/residency 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Philosophy and religion teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Environmental science and protection technicians, including health Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Foreign language and literature teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Law teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Helpers, construction trades, all other No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Elevator installers and repairers High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Pediatricians, general Doctoral or professional degree Internship/residency 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Obstetricians and gynecologists Doctoral or professional degree Internship/residency 1,000 to 4,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Anesthesiologists Doctoral or professional degree Internship/residency 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Software developers, applications Bachelor’s degree None 50,000 or more Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Sales managers Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Floor sanders and finishers No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Medical and clinical laboratory technologists Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Radiologic technologists Associate’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Art, drama, and music teachers, postsecondary Master’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Manicurists and pedicurists Postsecondary nondegree award None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average Less than $25,000
Producers and directors Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Healthcare support workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Surgical technologists Postsecondary nondegree award None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Costume attendants High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Environmental science teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 0 to 999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Hydrologists Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Anthropology and archeology teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 0 to 999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Communications equipment operators, all other High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Computer and information research scientists Master’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Receptionists and information clerks High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
General and operations managers Bachelor’s degree None 50,000 or more As fast as average $75,000 or more
Floor layers, except carpet, wood, and hard tiles No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Sociology teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Occupational health and safety technicians High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Physics teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Stonemasons High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Podiatrists Doctoral or professional degree Internship/residency 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Area, ethnic, and cultural studies teachers, postsecondary Doctoral or professional degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Segmental pavers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Terrazzo workers and finishers High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 0 to 999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Cooks, restaurant No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more Faster than average Less than $25,000
Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses Postsecondary nondegree award None 50,000 or more Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Management analysts Bachelor’s degree None 50,000 or more Faster than average $75,000 or more
Computer and information systems managers Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Pharmacy technicians High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Helpers--production workers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average Less than $25,000
Loan interviewers and clerks High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers High school diploma or equivalent None 50,000 or more As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Childcare workers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more As fast as average Less than $25,000
Elementary school teachers, except special education Bachelor’s degree None 50,000 or more As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Industrial machinery mechanics High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Firefighters Postsecondary nondegree award Long-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Actors Some college, no degree Long-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average The annual wage is not available.
Healthcare practitioners and technical workers, all other Postsecondary nondegree award None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Construction laborers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers High school diploma or equivalent None 50,000 or more Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Child, family, and school social workers Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Physicians and surgeons, all other Doctoral or professional degree Internship/residency 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Medical records and health information technicians Postsecondary nondegree award None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Special education teachers, middle school Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Demonstrators and product promoters No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Art directors Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
First-line supervisors of police and detectives High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Fire inspectors and investigators Postsecondary nondegree award Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Artists and related workers, all other No formal educational credential Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Career/technical education teachers, middle school Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Web developers Associate’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Cement masons and concrete finishers No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Community and social service specialists, all other Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Residential advisors High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Medical scientists, except epidemiologists Doctoral or professional degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
Audio and video equipment technicians Postsecondary nondegree award Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Skincare specialists Postsecondary nondegree award None 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Structural iron and steel workers High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Materials scientists Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Ship engineers Postsecondary nondegree award None 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Refuse and recyclable material collectors No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Coaches and scouts Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
First-line supervisors of personal service workers High school diploma or equivalent None 10,000 to 49,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Highway maintenance workers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Logisticians Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Directors, religious activities and education Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Musicians and singers No formal educational credential Long-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average The annual wage is not available.
Sales engineers Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Personal care and service workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers High school diploma or equivalent None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Industrial truck and tractor operators No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Human resources specialists Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
First-line supervisors of transportation and material-moving machine and vehicle operators High school diploma or equivalent None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Special education teachers, kindergarten and elementary school Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Transportation, storage, and distribution managers High school diploma or equivalent None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Court, municipal, and license clerks High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Special education teachers, secondary school Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Umpires, referees, and other sports officials High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Electrical and electronics drafters Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Electric motor, power tool, and related repairers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Recreational therapists Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Automotive glass installers and repairers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Aerospace engineering and operations technicians Associate’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Farm and home management advisors Master’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Athletes and sports competitors No formal educational credential Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Metal workers and plastic workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Pressers, textile, garment, and related materials No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline Less than $25,000
Logging equipment operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Crushing, grinding, and polishing machine setters, operators, and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Tool and die makers Postsecondary nondegree award Long-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Electrical and electronics engineering technicians Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $55,000 to $74,999
Electrical and electronics repairers, commercial and industrial equipment Postsecondary nondegree award Long-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $55,000 to $74,999
Machine feeders and offbearers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $25,000 to $34,999
Telecommunications line installers and repairers High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Weighers, measurers, checkers, and samplers, recordkeeping High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $25,000 to $34,999
Animal breeders High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Correspondence clerks High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Cooling and freezing equipment operators and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $25,000 to $34,999
Public address system and other announcers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $25,000 to $34,999
Choreographers High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Camera and photographic equipment repairers High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Log graders and scalers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Furniture finishers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $25,000 to $34,999
Materials engineers Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 Slower than average $75,000 or more
Proofreaders and copy markers Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Urban and regional planners Master’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $55,000 to $74,999
Helpers--carpenters No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $25,000 to $34,999
Psychiatrists Doctoral or professional degree Internship/residency 1,000 to 4,999 Faster than average $75,000 or more
First-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers Postsecondary nondegree award Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Farm equipment mechanics and service technicians High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Mathematical technicians Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Mining and geological engineers, including mining safety engineers Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Explosives workers, ordnance handling experts, and blasters High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Photographers High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Tellers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Correctional officers and jailers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Computer programmers Bachelor’s degree None Declining Decline $75,000 or more
Layout workers, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Floral designers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
New accounts clerks High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Adult basic and secondary education and literacy teachers and instructors Bachelor’s degree None Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Secretaries and administrative assistants, except legal, medical, and executive High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Petroleum pump system operators, refinery operators, and gaugers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $55,000 to $74,999
Transportation security screeners High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Gaming supervisors High school diploma or equivalent None 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Air traffic controllers Associate’s degree Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $75,000 or more
Detectives and criminal investigators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Real estate brokers High school diploma or equivalent None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Brokerage clerks High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Mechanical drafters Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Interior designers Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
First-line supervisors of protective service workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Psychiatric aides High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Engineering technicians, except drafters, all other Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Commercial and industrial designers Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
First-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers High school diploma or equivalent None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Pharmacy aides High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Insurance underwriters Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Extruding, forming, pressing, and compacting machine setters, operators, and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Chemical equipment operators and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Craft artists No formal educational credential Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Food scientists and technologists Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Aircraft cargo handling supervisors High school diploma or equivalent None 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Designers, all other Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Cooks, fast food No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline Less than $25,000
Mine cutting and channeling machine operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Semiconductor processors High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Furnace, kiln, oven, drier, and kettle operators and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Court reporters Postsecondary nondegree award Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Gaming change persons and booth cashiers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average Less than $25,000
Fashion designers Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 Slower than average $55,000 to $74,999
Electrical and electronics installers and repairers, transportation equipment Postsecondary nondegree award Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $55,000 to $74,999
Precision instrument and equipment repairers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $55,000 to $74,999
Anthropologists and archeologists Master’s degree None 0 to 999 Slower than average $55,000 to $74,999
Rail transportation workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $55,000 to $74,999
Gas compressor and gas pumping station operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $55,000 to $74,999
First-line supervisors of office and administrative support workers High school diploma or equivalent None 50,000 or more Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $75,000 or more
Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $25,000 to $34,999
Upholsterers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $25,000 to $34,999
Funeral attendants High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average Less than $25,000
Food cooking machine operators and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $25,000 to $34,999
Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Counter and rental clerks No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Bus drivers, school or special client High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Graphic designers Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Production workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Parts salespersons No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Taxi drivers and chauffeurs No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Production, planning, and expediting clerks High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Aircraft mechanics and service technicians Postsecondary nondegree award None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Computer hardware engineers Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Buyers and purchasing agents, farm products Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Agricultural workers, all other No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $25,000 to $34,999
Helpers--painters, paperhangers, plasterers, and stucco masons No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $25,000 to $34,999
Administrative law judges, adjudicators, and hearing officers Doctoral or professional degree Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $75,000 or more
Nuclear engineers Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 Slower than average $75,000 or more
Woodworkers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $25,000 to $34,999
Subway and streetcar operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $55,000 to $74,999
Electro-mechanical technicians Associate’s degree None 0 to 999 Slower than average $55,000 to $74,999
Geographers Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Chemists Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Mail clerks and mail machine operators, except postal service High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Animal scientists Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Transit and railroad police High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Travel guides High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Industrial-organizational psychologists Master’s degree Internship/residency 0 to 999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
First-line supervisors of non-retail sales workers High school diploma or equivalent None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Bakers No formal educational credential Long-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Pharmacists Doctoral or professional degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Butchers and meat cutters No formal educational credential Long-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Engineers, all other Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Eligibility interviewers, government programs High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Parking lot attendants No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Architectural and engineering managers Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Computer network architects Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Roof bolters, mining High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Continuous mining machine operators No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Sewers, hand No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline Less than $25,000
Meter readers, utilities High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Procurement clerks High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Cutting and slicing machine setters, operators, and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Farmworkers, farm, ranch, and aquacultural animals No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline Less than $25,000
Electrical and electronics repairers, powerhouse, substation, and relay Postsecondary nondegree award Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $75,000 or more
Slot supervisors High school diploma or equivalent None 0 to 999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Transportation inspectors High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Agricultural and food science technicians Associate’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Advertising and promotions managers Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Avionics technicians Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Sound engineering technicians Postsecondary nondegree award Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Economists Master’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Judicial law clerks Doctoral or professional degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Radio, cellular, and tower equipment installers and repairs Associate’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers Postsecondary nondegree award Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Multiple machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Slower than average Less than $25,000
Waiters and waitresses No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more As fast as average Less than $25,000
Police and sheriffr&squo;s patrol officers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Light truck or delivery services drivers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Merchandise displayers and window trimmers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Slower than average $25,000 to $34,999
Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Electronics engineers, except computer Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 Slower than average $75,000 or more
Architects, except landscape and naval Bachelor’s degree Internship/residency 5,000 to 9,999 Slower than average $75,000 or more
Interviewers, except eligibility and loan High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists Bachelor’s degree Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Medical transcriptionists Postsecondary nondegree award None Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Cooks, short order No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline Less than $25,000
Advertising sales agents High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Mixing and blending machine setters, operators, and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Chief executives Bachelor’s degree None Declining Decline $75,000 or more
Bill and account collectors High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Refractory materials repairers, except brickmasons High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Loading machine operators, underground mining No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Adhesive bonding machine operators and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Power distributors and dispatchers High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $75,000 or more
Tool grinders, filers, and sharpeners High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Jewelers and precious stone and metal workers High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Locomotive engineers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Broadcast technicians Associate’s degree Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Credit authorizers, checkers, and clerks High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Locksmiths and safe repairers High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Fish and game wardens Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Gaming surveillance officers and gaming investigators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $25,000 to $34,999
Gaming and sports book writers and runners High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average Less than $25,000
Rail yard engineers, dinkey operators, and hostlers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Patternmakers, wood High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Model makers, wood High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Dishwashers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Slower than average Less than $25,000
Cooks, private household Postsecondary nondegree award None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Physical scientists, all other Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Landscape architects Bachelor’s degree Internship/residency 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates Doctoral or professional degree Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Funeral service managers Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Camera operators, television, video, and motion picture Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Lodging managers High school diploma or equivalent None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Models No formal educational credential None 0 to 999 Little or no change Less than $25,000
Embalmers Associate’s degree Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Hoist and winch operators No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Radio operators High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Fiberglass laminators and fabricators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Forest and conservation workers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Food and tobacco roasting, baking, and drying machine operators and tenders No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Rail car repairers High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors Associate’s degree Long-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Compensation and benefits managers Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Insurance appraisers, auto damage Postsecondary nondegree award Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Foresters Bachelor’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Tank car, truck, and ship loaders No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Dancers No formal educational credential Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average The annual wage is not available.
Agricultural inspectors Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Home appliance repairers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Molders, shapers, and casters, except metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Graders and sorters, agricultural products No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change Less than $25,000
Conveyor operators and tenders No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Control and valve installers and repairers, except mechanical door High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Food processing workers, all other No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Medical equipment repairers Associate’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Stationary engineers and boiler operators High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Bailiffs High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Railroad brake, signal, and switch operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Shoe and leather workers and repairers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline Less than $25,000
Railroad conductors and yardmasters High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping Associate’s degree None Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Order clerks High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Broadcast news analysts Bachelor’s degree None Declining Little or no change $55,000 to $74,999
Recreational vehicle service technicians High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Chemical technicians Associate’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Title examiners, abstractors, and searchers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Social science research assistants Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Commercial pilots High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $75,000 or more
Legal support workers, all other Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Plasterers and stucco masons No formal educational credential Long-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Forest and conservation technicians Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Mechanical engineering technicians Associate’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Purchasing managers Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Aerospace engineers Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Music directors and composers Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Maintenance workers, machinery High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Career/technical education teachers, secondary school Bachelor’s degree None 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Door-to-door sales workers, news and street vendors, and related workers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 As fast as average Less than $25,000
Agricultural equipment operators No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Psychiatric technicians Postsecondary nondegree award Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Social scientists and related workers, all other Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Historians Master’s degree None 0 to 999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Bridge and lock tenders High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Dredge operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Customer service representatives High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
First-line supervisors of retail sales workers High school diploma or equivalent None 50,000 or more As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Stock clerks and order fillers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more As fast as average Less than $25,000
Sociologists Master’s degree None 0 to 999 Little or no change $75,000 or more
Dispatchers, except police, fire, and ambulance High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Mining machine operators, all other High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Locomotive firers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Respiratory therapy technicians Associate’s degree None Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Parking enforcement workers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Word processors and typists High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Separating, filtering, clarifying, precipitating, and still machine setters, operators, and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Cleaning, washing, and metal pickling equipment operators and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Coating, painting, and spraying machine setters, operators, and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Farmworkers and laborers, crop, nursery, and greenhouse No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Little or no change Less than $25,000
Watch repairers High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Foundry mold and coremakers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Pourers and casters, metal High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Computer operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Telephone operators High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Mine shuttle car operators No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Postmasters and mail superintendents High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Coil winders, tapers, and finishers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Data entry keyers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Industrial production managers Bachelor’s degree None Declining Little or no change $75,000 or more
Editors Bachelor’s degree None Declining Little or no change $55,000 to $74,999
Telemarketers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change Less than $25,000
Tailors, dressmakers, and custom sewers No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Gas plant operators High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $55,000 to $74,999
Automotive service technicians and mechanics Postsecondary nondegree award Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Security guards High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Maids and housekeeping cleaners No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more As fast as average Less than $25,000
Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Real estate sales agents High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents Bachelor’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $55,000 to $74,999
Painters, construction and maintenance No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $35,000 to $54,999
Network and computer systems administrators Bachelor’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 As fast as average $75,000 or more
Payroll and timekeeping clerks High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers Some college, no degree Short-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Driver/sales workers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change Less than $25,000
Claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change $55,000 to $74,999
Office clerks, general High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Cashiers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change Less than $25,000
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks Some college, no degree Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Laundry and dry-cleaning workers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Little or no change Less than $25,000
First-line supervisors of production and operating workers High school diploma or equivalent None Declining Little or no change $55,000 to $74,999
Paperhangers No formal educational credential Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 As fast as average $25,000 to $34,999
Wind turbine service technicians Postsecondary nondegree award Long-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Solar photovoltaic installers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $35,000 to $54,999
Welding, soldering, and brazing machine setters, operators, and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
File clerks High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Manufactured building and mobile home installers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Retail salespersons No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more Slower than average Less than $25,000
Packers and packagers, hand No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Slower than average Less than $25,000
Bartenders No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 10,000 to 49,999 Slower than average Less than $25,000
Machinists High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 5,000 to 9,999 Slower than average $25,000 to $34,999
Logging workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Chemical plant and system operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Travel agents High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Printing press operators High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Fabric menders, except garment High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Shoe machine operators and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Metal-refining furnace operators and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Lathe and turning machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Extruding and forming machine setters, operators, and tenders, synthetic and glass fibers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Labor relations specialists Bachelor’s degree None Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
First-line supervisors of correctional officers High school diploma or equivalent None Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Telecommunications equipment installers and repairers, except line installers Postsecondary nondegree award Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Food batchmakers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Drywall and ceiling tile installers No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Electromechanical equipment assemblers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Timing device assemblers and adjusters High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Grinding and polishing workers, hand No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Switchboard operators, including answering service High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Milling and planing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Drilling and boring machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Forging machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Prepress technicians and workers Postsecondary nondegree award None Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Legal secretaries High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Photographic process workers and processing machine operators High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Textile bleaching and dyeing machine operators and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Engine and other machine assemblers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants High school diploma or equivalent None Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Aircraft structure, surfaces, rigging, and systems assemblers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Rock splitters, quarry No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Computer-controlled machine tool operators, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Statisticians Master’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Nurse practitioners Master’s degree None 50,000 or more Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Personal care aides High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more Much faster than average Less than $25,000
Vocational education teachers, postsecondary Bachelor’s degree None 1,000 to 4,999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Gaming dealers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Little or no change Less than $25,000
Meat, poultry, and fish cutters and trimmers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 1,000 to 4,999 Little or no change Less than $25,000
Tire repairers and changers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Industrial engineering technicians Associate’s degree None 0 to 999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Power plant operators High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $55,000 to $74,999
Motorcycle mechanics Postsecondary nondegree award Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Gaming cage workers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Insulation workers, floor, ceiling, and wall No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Electronic home entertainment equipment installers and repairers Postsecondary nondegree award Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Slaughterers and meat packers No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Sawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, wood High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Physician assistants Master’s degree None 10,000 to 49,999 Much faster than average $75,000 or more
Painting, coating, and decorating workers No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Textile cutting machine setters, operators, and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Textile winding, twisting, and drawing out machine setters, operators, and tenders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Office machine operators, except computer High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Patternmakers, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Molding, coremaking, and casting machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Structural metal fabricators and fitters High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Extruding and drawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Fabric and apparel patternmakers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Heat treating equipment setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Desktop publishers Associate’s degree Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Plating and coating machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Tapers No formal educational credential Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Motorboat mechanics and service technicians High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Etchers and engravers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $25,000 to $34,999
Gaming service workers, all other High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change Less than $25,000
Signal and track switch repairers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $55,000 to $74,999
Survey researchers Master’s degree None 0 to 999 Little or no change $35,000 to $54,999
Nuclear technicians Associate’s degree Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Little or no change $75,000 or more
Musical instrument repairers and tuners High school diploma or equivalent Apprenticeship 0 to 999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Political scientists Master’s degree None 0 to 999 Slower than average $75,000 or more
Assemblers and fabricators, all other High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Sewing machine operators No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline Less than $25,000
Rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Team assemblers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Model makers, metal and plastic High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Tire builders High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Postal service mail carriers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Postal service clerks High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $55,000 to $74,999
Coin, vending, and amusement machine servicers and repairers High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Fallers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Print binding and finishing workers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Reporters and correspondents Bachelor’s degree None Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Radio and television announcers Bachelor’s degree None Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $35,000 to $54,999
Plant and system operators, all other High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training 0 to 999 Slower than average $35,000 to $54,999
Gaming managers High school diploma or equivalent None 0 to 999 Slower than average $55,000 to $74,999
Motion picture projectionists No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline Less than $25,000
Cutters and trimmers, hand No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $25,000 to $34,999
Nuclear power reactor operators High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training Declining Decline $75,000 or more
Home health aides High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training 50,000 or more Much faster than average Less than $25,000

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Last Modified Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2017