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Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services   Save Table (XLS/CSV)

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(2014-2024)
Projected Job Openings
(2014-2024)
18% 43-4051.00 Customer Service Representatives   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook     Green Occupation Green  Faster than average   Faster than average 888,700
  43-4051.03 Patient Representatives Bright Outlook    
22% 53-7062.00 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand Bright Outlook Green Occupation  Average   Average 851,700
10% 43-9061.00 Office Clerks, General Bright Outlook  Slower than average   Slower than average 756,200
38% 37-2011.00 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners Bright Outlook  Average   Average 605,200
10% 37-2012.00 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners Bright Outlook  Average   Average 459,400
42% 37-3011.00 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers Bright Outlook  Average   Average 282,300
15% 41-3099.00 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other Bright Outlook  Average   Average 252,400
  41-3099.01 Energy Brokers Bright Outlook Green Occupation    
17% 51-2092.00 Team Assemblers Bright Outlook Green Occupation  Little or no change   Little or no change 245,700
61% 33-9032.00 Security Guards Bright Outlook  Average   Average 209,600
22% 53-7064.00 Packers and Packagers, Hand Bright Outlook  Slower than average   Slower than average 196,400
14% 53-7051.00 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators Bright Outlook Green Occupation  Slower than average   Slower than average 144,700
20% 13-1071.00 Human Resources Specialists Bright Outlook  Average   Average 139,300
21% 51-9111.00 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders Bright Outlook  Little or no change   Little or no change 138,700
28% 51-9198.00 Helpers--Production Workers Bright Outlook  Decline   Decline 136,800
34% 43-3011.00 Bill and Account Collectors  Decline   Decline 85,600
12% 39-3031.00 Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers  Average   Average 77,900
34% 51-2099.00 Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other  Average   Average 63,200
33% 51-9199.00 Production Workers, All Other  Slower than average   Slower than average 56,100
  51-9199.01 Recycling and Reclamation Workers Bright Outlook Green Occupation    
24% 37-1011.00 First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers  Average   Average 54,000
10% 43-3051.00 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks  Decline   Decline 46,300
63% 41-9041.00 Telemarketers  Decline   Decline 43,900
53% 53-7081.00 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors Green Occupation  Average   Average 42,400
33% 37-1012.00 First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers  Average   Average 39,000
10% 19-4099.00 Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other  Average   Average 38,100
  19-4099.01 Quality Control Analysts Bright Outlook    
  19-4099.02 Precision Agriculture Technicians Bright Outlook Green Occupation    
  19-4099.03 Remote Sensing Technicians Bright Outlook Green Occupation    
11% 41-9011.00 Demonstrators and Product Promoters  Faster than average   Faster than average 35,800
16% 49-9099.00 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other  Slower than average   Slower than average 32,000
  49-9099.01 Geothermal Technicians Bright Outlook Green Occupation    
12% 43-4071.00 File Clerks  Decline   Decline 32,000
21% 43-9021.00 Data Entry Keyers  Decline   Decline 27,600
12% 51-2022.00 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers Green Occupation  Decline   Decline 25,500
11% 53-3099.00 Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other  Faster than average   Faster than average 24,300
11% 51-4031.00 Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic Green Occupation  Decline   Decline 24,300
61% 49-2098.00 Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers  Faster than average   Faster than average 24,100
27% 43-9051.00 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service  Decline   Decline 21,400
25% 43-5111.00 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping  Little or no change   Little or no change 21,100
40% 33-1099.00 First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other  Average   Average 20,700
16% 39-7011.00 Tour Guides and Escorts  Average   Average 19,300
89% 37-2021.00 * Pest Control Workers  Little or no change   Little or no change 18,600
16% 43-4181.00 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks  Little or no change   Little or no change 17,700
14% 33-9091.00 Crossing Guards  Average   Average 17,000
33% 43-9071.00 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer  Decline   Decline 15,800
21% 31-9094.00 Medical Transcriptionists  Decline   Decline 14,600
19% 43-2011.00 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service  Decline   Decline 13,300
78% 47-4041.00 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers Green Occupation  Average   Average 13,000
62% 37-3013.00 Tree Trimmers and Pruners  Average   Average 12,600
84% 41-3041.00 Travel Agents  Decline   Decline 11,500
33% 33-9021.00 Private Detectives and Investigators  Average   Average 11,000
60% 49-9094.00 Locksmiths and Safe Repairers  Decline   Decline 10,700
59% 47-4071.00 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners Bright Outlook  Much faster than average   Much faster than average 10,100
15% 53-7199.00 Material Moving Workers, All Other  Slower than average   Slower than average 8,500
10% 49-3053.00 Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics  Average   Average 8,100
34% 37-3012.00 Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation  Slower than average   Slower than average 7,900
15% 43-5041.00 Meter Readers, Utilities  Decline   Decline 6,700
11% 17-3025.00 Environmental Engineering Technicians Green Occupation  Faster than average   Faster than average 6,400
31% 37-3019.00 Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other  Average   Average 6,000
16% 17-1012.00 Landscape Architects Green Occupation  Average   Average 4,900
24% 23-2091.00 Court Reporters  Slower than average   Slower than average 4,900
11% 43-9011.00 Computer Operators  Decline   Decline 4,600
10% 51-8099.00 Plant and System Operators, All Other  Decline   Decline 4,500
  51-8099.01 Biofuels Processing Technicians Bright Outlook Green Occupation    
  51-8099.02 Methane/Landfill Gas Generation System Technicians Bright Outlook Green Occupation    
  51-8099.03 Biomass Plant Technicians Bright Outlook Green Occupation    
  51-8099.04 Hydroelectric Plant Technicians Bright Outlook Green Occupation    
73% 37-2019.00 Building Cleaning Workers, All Other  Average   Average 4,200
35% 51-4199.00 Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other  Decline   Decline 3,900
10% 43-2021.00 Telephone Operators  Decline   Decline 3,200
11% 27-1029.00 Designers, All Other  Average   Average 2,700
12% 43-4021.00 Correspondence Clerks  Decline   Decline 2,300
26% 51-6099.00 Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other  Decline   Decline 1,700
39% 39-7012.00 Travel Guides  Little or no change   Little or no change 1,500

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics external site 2014-2024 employment projections. "Projected Growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2014-2024). "Projected Job Openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.