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

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(2012-2022)
Projected Job Openings
(2012-2022)
19% 13-1071.00 Human Resources Specialists   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook    Average   Average 109,500
15% 17-1012.00 Landscape Architects   Green Occupation Green  Average   Average 7,600
12% 17-3025.00 Environmental Engineering Technicians Green Occupation  Faster than average   Faster than average 7,400
27% 23-2091.00 Court Reporters  Average   Average 5,500
13% 27-1029.00 Designers, All Other  Average   Average 3,500
21% 31-9094.00 Medical Transcriptionists  Average   Average 22,400
37% 33-1099.00 First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other  Average   Average 21,200
41% 33-9021.00 Private Detectives and Investigators  Average   Average 11,800
60% 33-9032.00 Security Guards Bright Outlook  Average   Average 294,200
19% 33-9091.00 Crossing Guards  Slower than average   Slower than average 13,900
24% 37-1011.00 First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers  Average   Average 91,600
27% 37-1012.00 First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers  Average   Average 49,900
37% 37-2011.00 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners Bright Outlook  Average   Average 717,300
73% 37-2019.00 Building Cleaning Workers, All Other  Faster than average   Faster than average 4,900
89% 37-2021.00 Pest Control Workers  Faster than average   Faster than average 30,600
41% 37-3011.00 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers Bright Outlook  Average   Average 422,700
45% 37-3012.00 Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation  Average   Average 10,800
61% 37-3013.00 Tree Trimmers and Pruners  Faster than average   Faster than average 23,200
25% 37-3019.00 Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other  Average   Average 6,800
10% 39-3019.00 Gaming Service Workers, All Other  Average   Average 3,500
16% 39-7011.00 Tour Guides and Escorts  Average   Average 23,400
41% 39-7012.00 Travel Guides  Slower than average   Slower than average 3,000
83% 41-3041.00 Travel Agents  Decline   Decline 11,100
16% 41-3099.00 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 302,000
  41-3099.01 Energy Brokers Bright Outlook Green Occupation    
19% 41-9011.00 Demonstrators and Product Promoters  Faster than average   Faster than average 34,600
61% 41-9041.00 Telemarketers  Average   Average 70,900
18% 43-2011.00 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service  Decline   Decline 24,100
12% 43-2021.00 Telephone Operators  Decline   Decline 2,900
32% 43-3011.00 Bill and Account Collectors Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 170,000
17% 43-4051.00 Customer Service Representatives Bright Outlook Green Occupation  Average   Average 941,600
  43-4051.03 Patient Representatives Bright Outlook    
11% 43-4071.00 File Clerks  Decline   Decline 37,500
16% 43-4181.00 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks  Decline   Decline 18,500
13% 43-5032.00 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance Green Occupation  Average   Average 76,400
13% 43-5041.00 Meter Readers, Utilities  Decline   Decline 10,100
23% 43-5111.00 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping  Average   Average 23,300
11% 43-9011.00 Computer Operators  Decline   Decline 7,200
21% 43-9021.00 Data Entry Keyers  Decline   Decline 26,300
27% 43-9051.00 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service  Decline   Decline 24,900
10% 43-9061.00 Office Clerks, General Bright Outlook  Slower than average   Slower than average 810,900
31% 43-9071.00 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer  Decline   Decline 16,400
10% 43-9199.00 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other  Slower than average   Slower than average 87,800
81% 47-4041.00 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers Green Occupation  Average   Average 13,400
58% 47-4071.00 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners Bright Outlook  Much faster than average   Much faster than average 11,900
60% 49-2098.00 Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers  Faster than average   Faster than average 21,000
52% 49-9094.00 Locksmiths and Safe Repairers  Slower than average   Slower than average 9,100
13% 49-9099.00 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other  Average   Average 40,800
  49-9099.01 Geothermal Technicians Bright Outlook Green Occupation    
18% 51-2092.00 Team Assemblers Bright Outlook Green Occupation  Slower than average   Slower than average 212,600
29% 51-2099.00 Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other  Average   Average 69,900
11% 51-4031.00 * Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic Green Occupation  Decline   Decline 15,700
16% 51-4199.00 Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other  Slower than average   Slower than average 3,600
18% 51-6099.00 Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other  Decline   Decline 1,000
20% 51-9111.00 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders  Little or no change   Little or no change 89,300
31% 51-9198.00 Helpers--Production Workers Bright Outlook  Slower than average   Slower than average 102,200
28% 51-9199.00 Production Workers, All Other  Slower than average   Slower than average 80,600
  51-9199.01 Recycling and Reclamation Workers Bright Outlook Green Occupation    
10% 53-3099.00 Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other  Average   Average 25,300
10% 53-7051.00 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators Bright Outlook Green Occupation  Decline   Decline 116,800
21% 53-7062.00 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand Bright Outlook Green Occupation  Average   Average 922,500
19% 53-7064.00 Packers and Packagers, Hand Bright Outlook  Slower than average   Slower than average 215,000
54% 53-7081.00 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors Green Occupation  Faster than average   Faster than average 49,300

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.