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Industries are broad groups of businesses or organizations with similar activities, products, or services. Occupations are considered part of an industry based on their employment.

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, and Hunting   Save Table (XLS/CSV)

Industry info from BLS
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Sort by:  Employed by this Industry Code Occupation Projected Growth
(2012-2022)
Projected Job Openings
(2012-2022)
14% 39-2011.00 Animal Trainers  Faster than average   Faster than average 24,500
12% 19-1012.00 Food Scientists and Technologists  Average   Average 8,500
79% 45-2091.00 * Agricultural Equipment Operators  Slower than average   Slower than average 20,200
27% 19-4011.00 Agricultural and Food Science Technicians  Slower than average   Slower than average 10,100
  19-4011.01 Agricultural Technicians   Green Occupation Green    
  19-4011.02 Food Science Technicians    
67% 45-2099.00 Agricultural Workers, All Other  Slower than average   Slower than average 4,900
19% 19-1032.00 Foresters  Slower than average   Slower than average 4,200
20% 45-4011.00 Forest and Conservation Workers Green Occupation  Slower than average   Slower than average 2,300
75% 45-2093.00 Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals  Little or no change   Little or no change 25,300
10% 19-1031.00 Conservation Scientists  Little or no change   Little or no change 6,600
  19-1031.01 Soil and Water Conservationists Green Occupation    
  19-1031.02 Range Managers    
  19-1031.03 Park Naturalists    
67% 45-4022.00 Logging Equipment Operators  Little or no change   Little or no change 5,200
18% 45-2011.00 Agricultural Inspectors Green Occupation  Little or no change   Little or no change 5,000
88% 45-2092.00 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook    Decline   Decline 181,100
  45-2092.01 Nursery Workers Bright Outlook    
  45-2092.02 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop Bright Outlook    
27% 11-9013.00 Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers Bright Outlook  Decline   Decline 150,200
  11-9013.01 Nursery and Greenhouse Managers Bright Outlook    
  11-9013.02 Farm and Ranch Managers Bright Outlook Green Occupation    
  11-9013.03 Aquacultural Managers Bright Outlook    
62% 45-1011.00 First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers  Decline   Decline 9,700
  45-1011.05 First-Line Supervisors of Logging Workers Green Occupation    
  45-1011.06 First-Line Supervisors of Aquacultural Workers    
  45-1011.07 First-Line Supervisors of Agricultural Crop and Horticultural Workers Green Occupation    
  45-1011.08 First-Line Supervisors of Animal Husbandry and Animal Care Workers    
51% 45-2041.00 Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products  Decline   Decline 8,700
41% 45-3011.00 Fishers and Related Fishing Workers  Decline   Decline 6,300
67% 45-4021.00 Fallers  Decline   Decline 1,000
69% 45-4029.00 Logging Workers, All Other  Decline   Decline 600

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics external site 2012-2022 employment projections. "Projected Growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2012-2022). "Projected Job Openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.