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Bright Outlook occupations are expected to grow rapidly in the next several years, or will have large numbers of job openings.

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These occupations are projected1 to have 100,000 or more job openings over the period 2016-2026.
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13-2011.01 Accountants   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
13-2011.00 Accountants and Auditors Bright Outlook
29-1141.01 Acute Care Nurses Bright Outlook
29-1141.02 Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses Bright Outlook
13-2011.02 Auditors Bright Outlook
35-3022.01 Baristas Bright Outlook
35-3011.00 Bartenders Bright Outlook
43-3031.00 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks Bright Outlook
13-1199.04 Business Continuity Planners Bright Outlook
13-1199.00 Business Operations Specialists, All Other Bright Outlook
47-2031.00 Carpenters Bright Outlook
41-2011.00 Cashiers Bright Outlook
39-9011.00 Childcare Workers Bright Outlook
29-1141.04 Clinical Nurse Specialists Bright Outlook
35-3021.00 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food Bright Outlook
47-2031.01 Construction Carpenters Bright Outlook   Green Occupation Green
47-2061.00 Construction Laborers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
35-2014.00 Cooks, Restaurant Bright Outlook
35-3022.00 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop Bright Outlook
29-1141.03 Critical Care Nurses Bright Outlook
43-4051.00 Customer Service Representatives Bright Outlook Green Occupation
13-1199.03 Customs Brokers Bright Outlook
25-2021.00 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education Bright Outlook
13-1199.01 Energy Auditors Bright Outlook Green Occupation
41-3099.01 Energy Brokers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
35-1012.00 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers Bright Outlook
43-1011.00 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers Bright Outlook
41-1011.00 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers Bright Outlook
35-2021.00 Food Preparation Workers Bright Outlook
11-1021.00 General and Operations Managers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
53-3032.00 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
31-1011.00 Home Health Aides Bright Outlook
37-2011.00 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners Bright Outlook
53-7062.00 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand Bright Outlook Green Occupation
37-3011.00 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers Bright Outlook
53-3033.00 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers Bright Outlook
37-2012.00 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners Bright Outlook
49-9071.00 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General Bright Outlook Green Occupation
43-5081.02 Marking Clerks Bright Outlook
39-9011.01 Nannies Bright Outlook
31-1014.00 Nursing Assistants Bright Outlook
43-9061.00 Office Clerks, General Bright Outlook
13-1199.06 Online Merchants Bright Outlook
43-5081.04 Order Fillers, Wholesale and Retail Sales Bright Outlook
53-7064.00 Packers and Packagers, Hand Bright Outlook
43-4051.03 Patient Representatives Bright Outlook
39-9021.00 Personal Care Aides Bright Outlook
43-4171.00 Receptionists and Information Clerks Bright Outlook
29-1141.00 Registered Nurses Bright Outlook
41-2031.00 Retail Salespersons Bright Outlook
47-2031.02 Rough Carpenters Bright Outlook Green Occupation
41-3099.00 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other Bright Outlook
41-4012.00 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products Bright Outlook
43-6014.00 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive Bright Outlook
33-9032.00 Security Guards Bright Outlook
13-1199.02 Security Management Specialists Bright Outlook
43-5081.00 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers Bright Outlook
43-5081.01 Stock Clerks, Sales Floor Bright Outlook
43-5081.03 Stock Clerks- Stockroom, Warehouse, or Storage Yard Bright Outlook
13-1199.05 Sustainability Specialists Bright Outlook Green Occupation
25-9041.00 Teacher Assistants Bright Outlook
25-3099.00 Teachers and Instructors, All Other Bright Outlook
51-2092.00 Team Assemblers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
25-3099.02 Tutors Bright Outlook
35-3031.00 Waiters and Waitresses Bright Outlook



1 Growth and job openings source: Bureau of Labor Statistics external site 2016-2026 employment projections. Projected growth represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). Projected job openings represent openings due to growth and replacement. (back)