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Work Activities — Estimating the Quantifiable Characteristics of Products, Events, or Information   Save Table (XLS/CSV)

Estimating sizes, distances, and quantities; or determining time, costs, resources, or materials needed to perform a work activity.
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94   64   45-4023.00 Log Graders and Scalers
  • Measure physical characteristics of forestry or agricultural products.
88   71   13-1051.00 Cost Estimators   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
83   76   15-2031.00 Operations Research Analysts Bright Outlook
82   74   17-2151.00 Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers
  • Estimate operational costs.
80   82   25-1051.00 Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary
80   75   19-1021.00 Biochemists and Biophysicists
78   73   17-2171.00 Petroleum Engineers Bright Outlook
78   32   13-1121.00 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners Bright Outlook
77   54   13-2021.01 Assessors
76   71   17-2199.01 Biochemical Engineers Bright Outlook   Green Occupation Green
  • Estimate operational costs.
76   67   17-2051.01 Transportation Engineers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
  • Estimate operational costs.
76   66   17-2081.00 Environmental Engineers Green Occupation
76   61   17-2051.00 Civil Engineers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
  • Estimate operational costs.
  • Survey land or bodies of water to measure or determine features.
76   59   15-1199.09 Information Technology Project Managers Bright Outlook
76   50   17-3021.00 Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians
75   67   17-2021.00 Agricultural Engineers
75   64   17-2199.07 Photonics Engineers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
75   64   19-3022.00 Survey Researchers
75   63   33-2022.00 Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists
75   59   17-2199.03 Energy Engineers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
75   59   47-4041.00 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers Green Occupation
75   58   17-3022.00 Civil Engineering Technicians
  • Estimate operational costs.
  • Survey land or bodies of water to measure or determine features.
75   57   53-5021.01 Ship and Boat Captains
  • Measure the level or depth of water or other liquids.
75   51   27-1025.00 Interior Designers
  • Estimate costs for projects or productions.
75   45   27-1027.00 Set and Exhibit Designers
  • Estimate costs for projects or productions.
74   72   19-2043.00 Hydrologists Green Occupation
74   72   19-2032.00 Materials Scientists Green Occupation
74   66   19-3099.01 Transportation Planners Bright Outlook Green Occupation
74   64   41-9031.00 Sales Engineers
74   59   53-6051.08 Freight and Cargo Inspectors
  • Calculate weights, volumes or other characteristics of materials.
  • Measure product or material dimensions.
  • Measure the level or depth of water or other liquids.

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