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RI Occupational Projections
Alphabetical Code Order

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 SOC
Code

     
      Occupational TitleĀ 

2016
Average
Employment
2026
Projected Employment
Numeric
Change
Total
Openings Exits

Total
Openings Transfers

Total
Openings
Total
00-0000 Total, All Occupations 520,251 550,715 30,464 250,610 329,654 610,728
13-2011 Accountants & Auditors 5,080 5,539 459 1,567 3,055 5,081
15-2011 Actuaries 189 233 44 27 99 170
23-1021 Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, & Hearing Officers 72 76 4 15 16 35
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers 684 751 67 215 351 633
25-3011 Adult Basic & Secondary Education & Literacy Teachers & Instructors 325 294 -31 189 145 303
41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents 586 576 -10 217 502 709
53-2021 Air Traffic Controllers 45 50 5 15 28 48
49-3011 Aircraft Mechanics & Service Technicians 243 279 36 81 115 232
39-3091 Amusement & Recreation Attendants 731 794 63 805 906 1,774
33-9011 Animal Control Workers 61 63 2 28 37 67
13-2021 Appraisers & Assessors of Real Estate 478 532 54 176 146 376
17-1011 Architects, Except Landscape & Naval 400 417 17 103 182 302
17-3011 Architectural & Civil Drafters 274 297 23 84 154 261
11-9041 Architectural & Engineering Managers 388 431 43 83 197 323
25-4011 Archivists 62 65 3 26 37 66
27-1011 Art Directors 198 202 4 98 58 160
25-1121 Art, Drama, & Music Teachers, Postsecondary 630 674 44 239 249 532
29-9091 Athletic Trainers 98 113 15 23 29 67
19-2021 Atmospheric & Space Scientists 12 14 2 3 6 11
27-4011 Audio & Video Equipment Technicians 195 227 32 59 130 221
29-1181 Audiologists 17 17 0 4 3 7
53-6031 Automotive & Watercraft Service Attendants 278 292 14 153 311 478
49-3021 Automotive Body & Related Repairers 795 850 55 284 490 829
49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians & Mechanics 2,782 2,928 146 900 1,724 2,770
39-6011 Baggage Porters & Bellhops 107 123 16 55 101 172
51-3011 Bakers 755 815 60 504 590 1,154
35-3011 Bartenders 3,719 3,836 117 1,820 4,333 6,270
43-3011 Bill & Account Collectors 702 674 -28 259 452 683
43-3021 Billing & Posting Clerks 1,813 1,929 116 800 1,030 1,946
25-1042 Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary 162 178 16 62 65 143
19-1029 Biological Scientists, All Other 39 42 3 8 26 37
19-4021 Biological Technicians 104 117 13 28 75 116
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, & Auditing Clerks 6,405 6,252 -153 3,919 3,041 6,807
27-4012 Broadcast Technicians 122 135 13 36 79 128
43-4011 Brokerage Clerks 566 570 4 142 432 578
13-2031 Budget Analysts 174 192 18 50 84 152
49-3031 Bus & Truck Mechanics & Diesel Engine Specialists 611 656 45 194 361 600
53-3022 Bus Drivers, School or Special Client 1,828 1,977 149 1,492 777 2,418
53-3021 Bus Drivers, Transit & Intercity 150 167 17 124 65 206
25-1011 Business Teachers, Postsecondary 393 443 50 153 159 362
51-3021 Butchers & Meat Cutters 430 470 40 202 343 585
51-7011 Cabinetmakers & Bench Carpenters 539 575 36 260 309 605
53-5021 Captains, Mates, & Pilots of Water Vessels 179 187 8 61 122 191
25-2032 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 70 72 2 22 26 50
47-2031 Carpenters 4,956 5,982 1,026 1,880 3,040 5,946
17-1021 Cartographers & Photogrammetrists 21 23 2 6 9 17
41-2011 Cashiers 10,561 10,487 -74 9,881 9,643 19,450
47-2051 Cement Masons & Concrete Finishers 289 320 31 116 207 354
35-1011 Chefs & Head Cooks 600 665 65 203 576 844
51-9011 Chemical Equipment Operators & Tenders 94 101 7 27 76 110
19-4031 Chemical Technicians 143 150 7 48 86 141
25-1052 Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 84 88 4 31 33 68
19-2031 Chemists 198 225 27 53 132 212
11-1011 Chief Executives 575 544 -31 162 230 361
21-1021 Child, Family, & School Social Workers 1,860 1,966 106 688 1,216 2,010
39-9011 Childcare Workers 3,213 3,246 33 2,636 2,000 4,669
29-1011 Chiropractors 232 235 3 39 19 61
17-3022 Civil Engineering Technicians 308 324 16 101 166 283
17-2051 Civil Engineers 842 930 88 192 436 716
13-1031 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, & Investigators 1,426 1,413 -13 356 790 1,133
53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles & Equipment 769 869 100 423 710 1,233
51-9192 Cleaning, Washing, & Metal Pickling Equipment Operators & Tenders 16 16 0 7 13 20
21-2011 Clergy 331 351 20 156 209 385
19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, & School Psychologists 916 964 48 236 359 643
27-2022 Coaches & Scouts 1,433 1,539 106 829 1,120 2,055
51-9121 Coating, Painting, & Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders 210 221 11 61 161 233
35-3021 Combined Food Preparation & Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 9,572 11,293 1,721 9,238 9,662 20,621
27-1021 Commercial & Industrial Designers 331 339 8 118 188 314
53-2012 Commercial Pilots 40 42 2 11 26 39
25-1122 Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 107 112 5 40 42 87
21-1094 Community Health Workers 102 114 12 49 80 141
11-3111 Compensation & Benefits Managers 69 71 2 16 33 51
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, & Job Analysis Specialists 246 272 26 66 141 233
13-1041 Compliance Officers 581 628 47 169 305 521
15-1111 Computer & Information Research Scientists 425 486 61 65 235 361
11-3021 Computer & Information Systems Managers 1,173 1,304 131 218 675 1,024
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers 184 200 16 38 81 135
15-1143 Computer Network Architects 347 381 34 51 179 264
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists 1,206 1,326 120 257 652 1,029
51-4012 Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal & Plastic 68 84 16 21 53 90
43-9011 Computer Operators 281 220 -61 100 152 191
15-1131 Computer Programmers 1,263 1,162 -101 212 541 652
25-1021 Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 126 130 4 47 49 100
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts 1,882 2,045 163 359 877 1,399
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists 1,402 1,557 155 301 761 1,217
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, & Office Machine Repairers 612 597 -15 198 384 567
51-4011 Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal & Plastic 416 441 25 118 301 444
39-6012 Concierges 31 35 4 16 29 49
19-1031 Conservation Scientists 39 43 4 8 25 37
47-4011 Construction & Building Inspectors 196 205 9 99 113 221
47-2061 Construction Laborers 3,765 4,143 378 1,379 2,606 4,363
11-9021 Construction Managers 951 1,032 81 227 441 749
49-9012 Control & Valve Installers & Repairers, Except Mechanical Door 271 269 -2 67 134 199
35-2011 Cooks, Fast Food 1,479 1,400 -79 843 1,152 1,916
35-2012 Cooks, Institution & Cafeteria 1,068 1,187 119 661 902 1,682
35-2014 Cooks, Restaurant 4,918 5,548 630 3,066 4,186 7,882
35-2015 Cooks, Short Order 1,311 1,265 -46 755 1,030 1,739
13-1051 Cost Estimators 580 649 69 194 399 662
39-3092 Costume Attendants 15 16 1 16 18 35
41-2021 Counter & Rental Clerks 1,300 1,396 96 708 989 1,793
35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, & Coffee Shop 3,683 3,848 165 4,524 3,555 8,244
43-5021 Couriers & Messengers 383 397 14 179 170 363
23-2091 Court Reporters 77 80 3 28 36 67
43-4031 Court, Municipal, & License Clerks 653 677 24 298 261 583
13-2041 Credit Analysts 547 590 43 131 326 500
43-4041 Credit Authorizers, Checkers, & Clerks 67 67 0 23 43 66
13-2071 Credit Counselors 177 186 9 44 101 154
33-9091 Crossing Guards 432 455 23 620 174 817
25-4012 Curators 52 55 3 22 31 56
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 9,884 10,258 374 5,148 7,555 13,077
51-9032 Cutting & Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders 205 208 3 75 157 235
51-4031 Cutting, Punching, & Press Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic 621 569 -52 215 450 613
27-2031 Dancers 60 63 3 38 43 84
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers 655 509 -146 299 375 528
15-1141 Database Administrators 425 470 45 94 186 325
41-9011 Demonstrators & Product Promoters 127 142 15 135 92 242
31-9091 Dental Assistants 884 863 -21 446 500 925
29-2021 Dental Hygienists 1,066 1,067 1 385 239 625
51-9081 Dental Laboratory Technicians 107 116 9 48 74 131
29-1021 Dentists, General 582 581 -1 108 43 150
43-9031 Desktop Publishers 14 14 0 6 9 15
33-3021 Detectives & Criminal Investigators 312 327 15 85 112 212
29-2032 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 371 412 41 101 98 240
29-2051 Dietetic Technicians 99 103 4 33 45 82
29-1031 Dietitians & Nutritionists 416 428 12 133 120 265
35-9011 Dining Room & Cafeteria Attendants & Bartender Helpers 1,760 1,899 139 1,629 1,450 3,218
35-9021 Dishwashers 2,103 2,209 106 1,595 1,718 3,419
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, & Ambulance 459 470 11 164 250 425
51-4032 Drilling & Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic 57 45 -12 19 35 42
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers 1,649 1,627 -22 695 1,029 1,702
27-3041 Editors 319 296 -23 102 195 274
11-9039 Education Administrators, All Other 78 82 4 22 36 62
11-9032 Education Administrators, Elementary & Secondary School 819 842 23 233 378 634
11-9033 Education Administrators, Postsecondary 693 728 35 199 323 557
11-9031 Education Administrators, Preschool & Childcare Center/Program 172 175 3 49 79 131
25-1081 Education Teachers, Postsecondary 141 149 8 53 55 116
21-1012 Educational, Guidance, School, & Vocational Counselors 1,034 1,074 40 388 689 1,117
51-2022 Electrical & Electronic Equipment Assemblers 558 497 -61 267 345 551
17-3023 Electrical & Electronics Engineering Technicians 726 811 85 246 405 736
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 440 507 67 107 190 364
47-2111 Electricians 2,323 2,646 323 865 1,846 3,034
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 1,148 1,271 123 273 484 880
25-2021 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 3,273 3,356 83 1,094 1,227 2,404
43-4061 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs 477 496 19 193 229 441
11-9161 Emergency Management Directors 38 39 1 15 14 30
29-2041 Emergency Medical Technicians & Paramedics 724 727 3 126 298 427
25-1032 Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 186 203 17 71 74 162
17-3029 Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 160 174 14 53 88 155
25-1123 English Language & Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 332 347 15 124 129 268
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians 38 43 5 13 21 39
17-2081 Environmental Engineers 212 231 19 52 91 162
19-4091 Environmental Science & Protection Technicians, Including Health 57 64 7 24 45 76
19-2041 Environmental Scientists & Specialists, Including Health 285 314 29 65 206 300
53-7032 Excavating & Loading Machine & Dragline Operators 171 179 8 64 125 197
43-6011 Executive Secretaries & Executive Administrative Assistants 1,183 959 -224 577 561 914
29-1128 Exercise Physiologists 39 43 4 10 12 26
51-4021 Extruding & Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic 341 316 -25 82 246 303
51-9041 Extruding, Forming, Pressing, & Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders 122 168 46 56 116 218
29-1062 Family & General Practitioners 860 857 -3 126 95 218
51-2091 Fiberglass Laminators & Fabricators 99 134 35 50 84 169
13-2051 Financial Analysts 1,105 1,207 102 230 726 1,058
13-2061 Financial Examiners 364 404 40 108 175 323
11-3031 Financial Managers 2,495 2,925 430 623 1,341 2,394
33-2021 Fire Inspectors & Investigators 58 61 3 29 31 63
33-2011 Firefighters 1,756 1,802 46 399 754 1,199
47-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades & Extraction Workers 2,201 2,459 258 746 1,470 2,474
33-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting & Prevention Workers 720 739 19 247 224 490
35-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation & Serving Workers 3,325 3,640 315 1,560 3,323 5,198
53-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, & Material Movers, Hand 571 615 44 190 408 642
37-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping & Janitorial Workers 1,254 1,343 89 656 784 1,529
37-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, & Groundskeeping Workers 903 952 49 300 560 909
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, & Repairers 1,706 1,855 149 577 918 1,644
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 2,014 2,119 105 688 1,151 1,944
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Office & Administrative Support Workers 5,737 5,814 77 2,241 3,334 5,652
39-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 1,595 1,713 118 793 743 1,654
33-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Police & Detectives 633 654 21 180 199 400
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Production & Operating Workers 2,631 2,841 210 872 1,751 2,833
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 5,859 6,213 354 2,228 4,062 6,644
39-9031 Fitness Trainers & Aerobics Instructors 774 813 39 519 794 1,352
27-1023 Floral Designers 275 263 -12 95 151 234
51-3091 Food & Tobacco Roasting, Baking, & Drying Machine Operators & Tenders 114 121 7 49 84 140
51-3092 Food Batchmakers 395 413 18 222 338 578
51-3093 Food Cooking Machine Operators & Tenders 42 45 3 24 35 62
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers 4,648 4,939 291 3,831 4,155 8,277
19-1012 Food Scientists & Technologists 61 65 4 17 46 67
35-3041 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 873 938 65 682 636 1,383
11-9051 Food Service Managers 711 755 44 232 540 816
25-1124 Foreign Language & Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 138 148 10 52 55 117
13-1131 Fundraisers 492 536 44 160 337 541
11-1021 General & Operations Managers 6,686 7,298 612 1,449 4,171 6,232
19-2042 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists & Geographers 124 133 9 28 88 125
27-1024 Graphic Designers 833 870 37 301 479 817
51-9022 Grinding & Polishing Workers, Hand 147 108 -39 46 96 103
51-4033 Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, & Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic 495 447 -48 163 329 444
39-5012 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, & Cosmetologists 2,590 2,757 167 1,784 1,335 3,286
47-4041 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 122 138 16 52 102 170
17-2111 Health & Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers & Inspectors 28 29 1 6 12 19
21-1091 Health Educators 268 286 18 125 206 349
25-1071 Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 317 381 64 128 133 325
21-1022 Healthcare Social Workers 827 884 57 307 544 908
51-4191 Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic 49 43 -6 17 32 43
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, & Refrigeration Mechanics & Installers 750 825 75 218 528 821
53-3032 Heavy & Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 3,668 3,920 252 1,609 2,383 4,244
47-3012 Helpers--Carpenters 289 343 54 134 305 493
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Workers 389 428 39 196 309 544
47-3015 Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters 227 271 44 105 240 389
51-9198 Helpers--Production Workers 2,691 3,410 719 1,635 2,905 5,259
47-4051 Highway Maintenance Workers 589 608 19 253 343 615
25-1125 History Teachers, Postsecondary 192 202 10 72 75 157
31-1011 Home Health Aides 3,637 4,373 736 2,433 2,024 5,193
35-9031 Hosts & Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, & Coffee Shop 1,355 1,458 103 1,620 1,539 3,262
43-4081 Hotel, Motel, & Resort Desk Clerks 550 636 86 328 586 1,000
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll & Timekeeping 597 583 -14 249 396 631
11-3121 Human Resources Managers 339 370 31 88 190 309
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists 1,797 1,916 119 539 1,220 1,878
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians 102 111 9 34 56 99
17-2112 Industrial Engineers 596 688 92 146 262 500
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 600 663 63 213 326 602
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers 408 432 24 98 192 314
53-7051 Industrial Truck & Tractor Operators 1,346 1,461 115 489 1,050 1,654
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, & Weighers 1,276 1,290 14 533 982 1,529
25-9031 Instructional Coordinators 948 993 45 461 398 904
43-9041 Insurance Claims & Policy Processing Clerks 931 1,040 109 421 553 1,083
41-3021 Insurance Sales Agents 1,867 2,020 153 790 1,046 1,989
13-2053 Insurance Underwriters 419 408 -11 106 221 316
27-1025 Interior Designers 245 260 15 89 142 246
29-1063 Internists, General 697 697 0 102 77 179
27-3091 Interpreters & Translators 136 150 14 65 62 141
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility & Loan 679 677 -2 362 424 784
37-2011 Janitors & Cleaners, Except Maids & Housekeeping Cleaners 7,370 7,926 556 4,979 4,811 10,346
23-1023 Judges, Magistrate Judges, & Magistrates 122 127 5 25 27 57
25-2012 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 525 534 9 228 283 520
13-1075 Labor Relations Specialists 407 366 -41 112 254 325
53-7062 Laborers & Freight, Stock, & Material Movers, Hand 6,286 6,769 483 3,234 5,581 9,298
17-1012 Landscape Architects 141 147 6 36 64 106
37-3011 Landscaping & Groundskeeping Workers 5,928 6,361 433 2,869 4,389 7,691
51-6011 Laundry & Dry-Cleaning Workers 1,046 1,022 -24 693 695 1,364
23-1011 Lawyers 4,050 4,254 204 825 898 1,927
43-6012 Legal Secretaries 688 557 -131 335 326 530
25-4021 Librarians 681 688 7 374 256 637
43-4121 Library Assistants, Clerical 388 383 -5 306 233 534
25-4031 Library Technicians 316 315 -1 248 161 408
29-2061 Licensed Practical & Licensed Vocational Nurses 1,052 1,061 9 373 367 749
33-9092 Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, & Other Recreational Protective Service Workers 348 352 4 485 369 858
53-3033 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 4,320 4,688 368 1,910 2,829 5,107
43-4131 Loan Interviewers & Clerks 1,019 1,144 125 389 625 1,139
13-2072 Loan Officers 1,276 1,420 144 326 747 1,217
39-3093 Locker Room, Coatroom, & Dressing Room Attendants 49 55 6 55 62 123
49-9094 Locksmiths & Safe Repairers 112 107 -5 54 46 95
11-9081 Lodging Managers 134 150 16 48 92 156
13-1081 Logisticians 411 455 44 106 305 455
53-7063 Machine Feeders & Offbearers 275 270 -5 147 219 361
51-4041 Machinists 1,496 1,775 279 568 1,065 1,912
29-2035 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 172 175 3 45 43 91
37-2012 Maids & Housekeeping Cleaners 3,745 4,008 263 2,871 2,167 5,301
43-9051 Mail Clerks & Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 260 245 -15 137 142 264
49-9071 Maintenance & Repair Workers, General 4,142 4,499 357 1,760 2,403 4,520
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 146 146 0 62 84 146
13-1111 Management Analysts 3,593 3,788 195 1,185 1,907 3,287
39-5092 Manicurists & Pedicurists 726 787 61 455 385 901
17-2121 Marine Engineers & Naval Architects 27 40 13 8 12 33
13-1161 Market Research Analysts & Marketing Specialists 1,613 1,943 330 472 1,220 2,022
11-2021 Marketing Managers 576 636 60 138 368 566
31-9011 Massage Therapists 423 474 51 293 161 505
17-2131 Materials Engineers 42 39 -3 13 16 26
25-1022 Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 231 241 10 86 90 186
15-2021 Mathematicians 61 79 18 15 36 69
51-3022 Meat, Poultry, & Fish Cutters & Trimmers 291 323 32 138 234 404
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters 64 70 6 20 36 62
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians 61 66 5 20 33 58
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers 1,209 1,342 133 259 531 923
29-2012 Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technicians 435 443 8 133 133 274
29-2011 Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technologists 514 524 10 157 157 324
11-9111 Medical & Health Services Managers 1,502 1,662 160 430 772 1,362
31-9092 Medical Assistants 2,529 2,760 231 1,161 1,624 3,016
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers 157 162 5 100 95 200
49-9062 Medical Equipment Repairers 66 66 0 25 31 56
29-2071 Medical Records & Health Information Technicians 680 704 24 203 206 433
43-6013 Medical Secretaries 2,552 2,685 133 1,411 1,372 2,916
13-1121 Meeting, Convention, & Event Planners 410 440 30 161 318 509
21-1023 Mental Health & Substance Abuse Social Workers 795 849 54 295 522 871
27-1026 Merchandise Displayers & Window Trimmers 332 348 16 120 191 327
51-4051 Metal-Refining Furnace Operators & Tenders 123 120 -3 40 78 115
25-2022 Middle School Teachers, Except Special & Career/Technical Education 1,694 1,739 45 566 635 1,246
51-4035 Milling & Planing Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic 34 27 -7 11 21 25
51-9023 Mixing & Blending Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders 391 421 30 146 304 480
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 347 388 41 114 232 387
51-9195 Molders, Shapers, & Casters, Except Metal & Plastic 66 68 2 26 41 69
51-4072 Molding, Coremaking, & Casting Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic 522 475 -47 183 377 513
49-3051 Motorboat Mechanics & Service Technicians 169 186 17 72 110 199
53-5022 Motorboat Operators 27 27 0 9 18 27
27-1014 Multimedia Artists & Animators 65 68 3 32 19 54
51-4081 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic 595 603 8 222 414 644
25-4013 Museum Technicians & Conservators 33 34 1 14 19 34
27-2041 Music Directors & Composers 144 147 3 84 54 141
27-2042 Musicians & Singers 573 587 14 334 215 563
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers 92 101 9 22 54 85
15-1142 Network & Computer Systems Administrators 1,755 1,846 91 253 846 1,190
29-2033 Nuclear Medicine Technologists 44 45 1 12 11 24
29-1161 Nurse Midwives 59 61 2 12 17 31
29-1171 Nurse Practitioners 752 877 125 158 233 516
31-1014 Nursing Assistants 10,366 10,890 524 6,457 5,371 12,352
25-1072 Nursing Instructors & Teachers, Postsecondary 193 228 35 77 80 192
29-1064 Obstetricians & Gynecologists 227 227 0 33 25 58
29-9011 Occupational Health & Safety Specialists 97 104 7 22 28 57
29-1122 Occupational Therapists 484 526 42 104 140 286
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 9,850 9,547 -303 5,691 5,546 10,934
47-2073 Operating Engineers & Other Construction Equipment Operators 683 752 69 274 503 846
51-9083 Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians 171 188 17 77 119 213
29-2057 Ophthalmic Medical Technicians 81 79 -2 26 35 59
29-2081 Opticians, Dispensing 275 285 10 93 103 206
29-1041 Optometrists 202 202 0 34 26 60
43-4151 Order Clerks 326 313 -13 148 209 344
51-9111 Packaging & Filling Machine Operators & Tenders 711 768 57 350 491 898
53-7064 Packers & Packagers, Hand 1,863 1,852 -11 1,258 1,516 2,763
47-2141 Painters, Construction & Maintenance 1,345 1,388 43 466 681 1,190
51-9122 Painters, Transportation Equipment 385 493 108 125 328 561
51-9123 Painting, Coating, & Decorating Workers 55 55 0 16 41 57
51-9196 Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders 169 150 -19 58 104 143
23-2011 Paralegals & Legal Assistants 1,286 1,477 191 456 919 1,566
33-3041 Parking Enforcement Workers 85 52 -33 37 24 28
53-6021 Parking Lot Attendants 882 920 38 528 794 1,360
51-4062 Patternmakers, Metal & Plastic 12 11 -1 4 8 11
43-3051 Payroll & Timekeeping Clerks 480 466 -14 200 266 452
29-1065 Pediatricians, General 334 334 0 49 37 86
39-9021 Personal Care Aides 3,806 4,611 805 3,359 2,530 6,694
51-8093 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, & Gaugers 52 45 -7 11 36 40
29-1051 Pharmacists 1,463 1,537 74 346 289 709
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians 1,535 1,724 189 529 722 1,440
25-1126 Philosophy & Religion Teachers, Postsecondary 116 125 9 44 46 99
31-9097 Phlebotomists 936 1,005 69 419 560 1,048
51-9151 Photographic Process Workers & Processing Machine Operators 164 120 -44 74 146 176
31-2022 Physical Therapist Aides 271 300 29 125 210 364
31-2021 Physical Therapist Assistants 347 394 47 163 273 483
29-1123 Physical Therapists 1,018 1,118 100 206 222 528
29-1071 Physician Assistants 289 343 54 55 112 221
29-1069 Physicians & Surgeons, All Other 2,273 2,273 0 333 251 584
25-1054 Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 89 94 5 34 35 74
51-4193 Plating & Coating Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic 234 210 -24 56 163 195
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters 2,006 2,443 437 807 1,488 2,732
29-1081 Podiatrists 92 88 -4 20 25 41
33-3051 Police & Sheriff's Patrol Officers 2,112 2,177 65 518 835 1,418
43-5031 Police, Fire, & Ambulance Dispatchers 435 446 11 156 237 404
25-1065 Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary 101 107 6 38 40 84
43-5051 Postal Service Clerks 276 282 6 141 76 223
43-5052 Postal Service Mail Carriers 1,218 1,243 25 475 347 847
43-5053 Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, & Processing Machine Operators 645 626 -19 270 181 432
11-9131 Postmasters & Mail Superintendents 39 36 -3 10 16 23
51-8013 Power Plant Operators 47 48 1 12 29 42
51-5111 Prepress Technicians & Workers 134 128 -6 54 99 147
25-2011 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 1,454 1,448 -6 625 775 1,394
51-6021 Pressers, Textile, Garment, & Related Materials 274 258 -16 160 174 318
51-5113 Print Binding & Finishing Workers 208 228 20 165 120 305
51-5112 Printing Press Operators 672 703 31 268 447 746
43-3061 Procurement Clerks 271 259 -12 111 172 271
27-2012 Producers & Directors 325 369 44 87 214 345
43-5061 Production, Planning, & Expediting Clerks 659 714 55 238 445 738
11-9141 Property, Real Estate, & Community Association Managers 1,370 1,427 57 580 468 1,105
29-2053 Psychiatric Technicians 282 273 -9 90 123 204
29-1066 Psychiatrists 357 354 -3 52 39 88
19-3039 Psychologists, All Other 90 98 8 24 36 68
25-1066 Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 138 152 14 53 55 122
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists 1,170 1,245 75 338 817 1,230
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, & Farm Products 835 806 -29 244 454 669
11-3061 Purchasing Managers 195 211 16 59 100 175
27-3011 Radio & Television Announcers 132 123 -9 54 67 112
29-2034 Radiologic Technologists 843 856 13 220 212 445
43-4171 Receptionists & Information Clerks 3,919 3,929 10 2,440 2,604 5,054
39-9032 Recreation Workers 883 914 31 588 899 1,518
29-1125 Recreational Therapists 61 60 -1 17 16 32
53-7081 Refuse & Recyclable Material Collectors 476 514 38 224 361 623
29-1141 Registered Nurses 12,572 13,432 860 3,722 2,827 7,409
27-3022 Reporters & Correspondents 141 131 -10 42 90 122
29-1126 Respiratory Therapists 538 563 25 129 125 279
29-2054 Respiratory Therapy Technicians 35 15 -20 10 10 0
41-2031 Retail Salespersons 14,221 15,163 942 9,302 11,660 21,904
49-9096 Riggers 66 85 19 23 50 92
51-4023 Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic 32 29 -3 9 22 28
53-5011 Sailors & Marine Oilers 108 117 9 45 88 142
11-2022 Sales Managers 881 946 65 208 554 827
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Except Technical & Scientific Products 5,440 5,746 306 1,846 3,746 5,898
41-4011 Sales Representatives, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Technical & Scientific Products 570 585 15 191 387 593
25-2031 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special & Career/Technical Education 3,469 3,564 95 1,077 1,312 2,484
43-6014 Secretaries & Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, & Executive 6,562 5,991 -571 3,381 3,289 6,099
49-2098 Security & Fire Alarm Systems Installers 297 331 34 102 235 371
33-9032 Security Guards 2,905 3,027 122 1,759 2,092 3,973
25-3021 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 1,314 1,407 93 829 637 1,559
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, & Still Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders 60 68 8 18 50 76
47-4071 Septic Tank Servicers & Sewer Pipe Cleaners 107 122 15 57 83 155
47-2211 Sheet Metal Workers 512 629 117 197 391 705
53-5031 Ship Engineers 14 14 0 6 11 17
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, & Traffic Clerks 1,924 1,935 11 753 1,149 1,913
11-9151 Social & Community Service Managers 569 607 38 193 307 538
21-1093 Social & Human Service Assistants 2,496 2,678 182 1,156 1,851 3,189
19-4061 Social Science Research Assistants 12 12 0 5 9 14
25-1113 Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary 55 58 3 21 22 46
25-1067 Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 107 112 5 40 42 87
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications 2,252 2,891 639 352 1,263 2,254
15-1133 Software Developers, Systems Software 1,174 1,343 169 172 618 959
25-2059 Special Education Teachers, All Other 791 829 38 269 295 602
25-2052 Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten & Elementary School 502 514 12 169 185 366
25-2053 Special Education Teachers, Middle School 320 327 7 107 118 232
25-2054 Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 369 378 9 124 136 269
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists 507 531 24 94 161 279
51-8021 Stationary Engineers & Boiler Operators 100 103 3 33 71 107
43-9111 Statistical Assistants 38 40 2 18 29 49
15-2041 Statisticians 33 48 15 9 21 45
43-5081 Stock Clerks & Order Fillers 7,246 7,755 509 4,095 5,343 9,947
47-2221 Structural Iron & Steel Workers 136 158 22 42 111 175
51-2041 Structural Metal Fabricators & Fitters 199 209 10 70 149 229
21-1011 Substance Abuse & Behavioral Disorder Counselors 258 280 22 99 176 297
25-3098 Substitute Teachers 2,741 2,859 118 1,707 1,310 3,135
29-1067 Surgeons 493 486 -7 72 54 119
29-2055 Surgical Technologists 301 307 6 99 135 240
19-3022 Survey Researchers 18 17 -1 5 11 15
17-3031 Surveying & Mapping Technicians 113 126 13 40 85 138
17-1022 Surveyors 89 99 10 27 38 75
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 555 442 -113 313 333 533
47-2082 Tapers 108 108 0 33 60 93
13-2081 Tax Examiners & Collectors, & Revenue Agents 340 353 13 103 135 251
53-3041 Taxi Drivers & Chauffeurs 1,033 1,117 84 639 435 1,158
25-9041 Teacher Assistants 5,317 5,441 124 2,953 2,454 5,531
25-3097 Teachers & Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers 2,449 2,562 113 1,527 1,172 2,812
51-2092 Team Assemblers 3,160 2,729 -431 1,258 2,133 2,960
27-3042 Technical Writers 182 206 24 62 117 203
49-2022 Telecommunications Equipment Installers & Repairers, Except Line Installers 614 685 71 215 459 745
49-9052 Telecommunications Line Installers & Repairers 446 528 82 119 361 562
41-9041 Telemarketers 181 165 -16 103 163 250
43-3071 Tellers 1,367 1,255 -112 672 842 1,402
51-6064 Textile Winding, Twisting, & Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders 132 125 -7 72 70 135
29-1129 Therapists, All Other 509 570 61 130 157 348
49-3093 Tire Repairers & Changers 142 142 0 53 122 175
23-2093 Title Examiners, Abstractors, & Searchers 411 411 0 145 188 333
51-4111 Tool & Die Makers 280 270 -10 108 149 247
39-7011 Tour Guides & Escorts 491 519 28 442 423 893
11-3131 Training & Development Managers 58 64 6 17 36 59
13-1151 Training & Development Specialists 819 919 100 267 558 925
53-6051 Transportation Inspectors 52 56 4 19 32 55
33-9093 Transportation Security Screeners 150 163 13 78 60 151
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, & Distribution Managers 276 294 18 65 148 231
51-6093 Upholsterers 105 103 -2 46 60 104
19-3051 Urban & Regional Planners 148 160 12 30 93 135
39-3031 Ushers, Lobby Attendants, & Ticket Takers 130 143 13 179 152 344
29-1131 Veterinarians 345 383 38 68 60 166
31-9096 Veterinary Assistants & Laboratory Animal Caretakers 200 241 41 127 206 374
29-2056 Veterinary Technologists & Technicians 293 352 59 105 143 307
25-1194 Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 377 364 -13 136 141 264
35-3031 Waiters & Waitresses 10,282 11,091 809 7,910 12,120 20,839
51-8031 Water & Wastewater Treatment Plant & System Operators 328 307 -21 90 169 238
15-1134 Web Developers 525 571 46 102 278 426
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, & Samplers, Recordkeeping 515 499 -16 201 290 475
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, & Brazers 1,618 2,132 514 499 1,464 2,477
51-4122 Welding, Soldering, & Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders 75 68 -7 19 56 68
13-1022 Wholesale & Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products 388 382 -6 152 278 424
51-7042 Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Except Sawing 195 204 9 77 139 225
43-9022 Word Processors & Typists 482 324 -158 256 193 291
27-3043 Writers & Authors 394 411 17 172 171 360
19-1023 Zoologists & Wildlife Biologists 45 49 4 10 30 44

 

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