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Industries are broad groups of businesses or organizations with similar activities, products, or services. Occupations are included based on the percentage of workers employed in that industry.

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Employed by this IndustryCodeOccupationProjected Growth (2020-2030)Projected Job Openings (2020-2030)
100%43-5052.00Postal Service Mail Carriers
Decline
19,100
100%33-3021.00Detectives and Criminal Investigators
Slower than average
8,400
100%43-5051.00Postal Service Clerks
Decline
5,800
100%13-2081.00Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents
Decline
4,400
100%11-1031.00Legislators
Average
4,300
100%23-1023.00Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates
Slower than average
1,500
100%33-3031.00Fish and Game Wardens
Little or no change
800
100%11-9131.00Postmasters and Mail Superintendents
Decline
800
100%23-1021.00Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers
Little or no change
700
99%43-5053.00Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators
Decline
7,000
99%33-3011.00Bailiffs
Little or no change
1,700
99%23-1012.00Judicial Law Clerks
Slower than average
1,100
97%43-4031.00Court, Municipal, and License Clerks
Average
17,500
97%21-1092.00Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists
Slower than average
8,100
97%33-1021.00First-Line Supervisors of Firefighting and Prevention Workers
Average
5,300
97%33-1011.00First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers
Decline
4,100
96%33-1012.00First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives
Average
9,100
95%33-3051.00Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers
Average
57,600
95%33-2011.00Firefighters
Average
27,000
94%33-3012.00Correctional Officers and Jailers
Decline
34,000
94%47-4051.00Highway Maintenance Workers
Average
17,100
94%33-9093.00Transportation Security Screeners
Little or no change
4,500
94%19-4071.00Forest and Conservation Technicians
Little or no change
4,000
94%33-2022.00Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
Much faster than average
400
92%43-4061.00Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs
Slower than average
13,700
92%53-2021.00Air Traffic Controllers
Slower than average
2,500
89%33-9011.00Animal Control Workers Bright Outlook
Faster than average
1,200
88%19-4092.00Forensic Science Technicians Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
2,500
86%53-6011.00Bridge and Lock Tenders
Slower than average
400
85%43-5031.00Public Safety Telecommunicators
Average
9,800
82%19-3051.00Urban and Regional Planners
Average
3,700
80%33-2021.00Fire Inspectors and Investigators
Average
1,700
80%53-6041.00Traffic Technicians
Average
1,100
80%33-3041.00Parking Enforcement Workers
Decline
400
79%33-3052.00Transit and Railroad Police
Average
300
76%51-8031.00Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators
Decline
10,500
73%53-4041.00Subway and Streetcar Operators Bright Outlook
Faster than average
1,100
72%19-3092.00Geographers
Slower than average
100
70%19-1031.00Conservation Scientists
Average
2,500
70%19-1023.00Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists
Average
1,700
70%11-9161.00Emergency Management Directors
Average
1,000
65%33-9031.00Gambling Surveillance Officers and Gambling Investigators Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
1,400
64%45-2011.00Agricultural Inspectors
Average
2,900
63%43-4121.00Library Assistants, Clerical
Little or no change
13,400
63%21-1029.00Social Workers, All Other
Average
7,100
62%19-3093.00Historians
Average
300
61%19-2043.00Hydrologists
Average
700
58%19-3099.00Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other
Slower than average
3,700
56%19-3094.00Political Scientists
Average
700
55%23-2099.00Legal Support Workers, All Other
Little or no change
4,700
54%43-4199.00Information and Record Clerks, All Other
Average
18,300
54%19-1041.00Epidemiologists Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
900
52%53-3052.00Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
24,600
52%25-4031.00Library Technicians
Little or no change
13,400
49%43-3041.00Gambling Cage Workers Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
1,500
48%43-9022.00Word Processors and Typists
Decline
2,600
48%15-2021.00Mathematicians
Slower than average
200
46%33-9091.00Crossing Guards and Flaggers Bright Outlook
Faster than average
19,100
46%13-2031.00Budget Analysts
Slower than average
4,300
46%19-2099.00Physical Scientists, All Other
Slower than average
1,800
44%17-3022.00Civil Engineering Technologists and Technicians
Slower than average
6,500
44%41-2012.00Gambling Change Persons and Booth Cashiers Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
3,200
44%19-3011.00Economists Bright Outlook
Faster than average
1,600
43%19-2041.00Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health
Average
9,400
43%19-1029.00Biological Scientists, All Other
Slower than average
4,200
43%53-6051.00Transportation Inspectors
Slower than average
3,300
43%27-3092.00Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners
Slower than average
2,100
42%43-5041.00Meter Readers, Utilities
Decline
1,700
42%19-1032.00Foresters Bright Outlook
Faster than average
1,400
41%21-1021.00Child, Family, and School Social Workers Bright Outlook
Faster than average
36,700
41%33-9092.00Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
35,700
40%13-1041.00Compliance Officers
Average
30,000
40%47-4011.00Construction and Building Inspectors
Decline
14,300
40%37-3019.00Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other
Average
2,200
40%17-1021.00Cartographers and Photogrammetrists
Average
1,200
39%45-4011.00Forest and Conservation Workers
Decline
1,800
38%11-9071.00Gambling Managers Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
400
38%23-1022.00Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators
Average
400
38%17-2021.00Agricultural Engineers
Slower than average
100
37%21-1099.00Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other Bright Outlook
Faster than average
11,700
36%27-2023.00Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
3,800
36%39-1013.00First-Line Supervisors of Gambling Services Workers Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
3,000
35%29-1029.00Dentists, All Other Specialists
Average
200
34% Property Appraisers and Assessors
Slower than average
6,300
34% Acupuncturists and Healthcare Diagnosing or Treating Practitioners, All Other
Slower than average
3,600
33%39-9032.00Recreation Workers Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
64,600
32%25-4022.00Librarians and Media Collections Specialists
Average
15,200
32%53-2022.00Airfield Operations Specialists Bright Outlook
Faster than average
1,200
32%19-2021.00Atmospheric and Space Scientists
Average
1,000
31%39-3011.00Gambling Dealers Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
13,800
31%15-1221.00Computer and Information Research Scientists Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
3,200
29%53-7081.00Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors Bright Outlook
Faster than average
21,400
29%25-4013.00Museum Technicians and Conservators Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
1,900
28% Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics
Faster than average
20,700
28%47-4071.00Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners Bright Outlook
Faster than average
4,200
27%17-2081.00Environmental Engineers
Slower than average
4,000
27%27-1019.00Artists and Related Workers, All Other
Average
1,500
27%47-4061.00Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators
Average
1,500
26%43-9199.00Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other
Average
24,400
26%49-9097.00Signal and Track Switch Repairers
Average
700
25%17-2051.00Civil Engineers
Average
25,000
25% Calibration Technologists and Technicians and Engineering Technologists and Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other
Slower than average
9,300
25%19-4042.00Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health Bright Outlook
Faster than average
4,700
25%19-3091.00Anthropologists and Archeologists
Average
800
25%19-2011.00Astronomers
Slower than average
200
24%21-1091.00Health Education Specialists Bright Outlook
Faster than average
7,400
24%31-1133.00Psychiatric Aides
Average
7,200
24%43-3061.00Procurement Clerks
Decline
5,200
24%43-9111.00Statistical Assistants
Average
1,300
24%53-5031.00Ship Engineers
Average
1,000
24%43-2099.00Communications Equipment Operators, All Other Bright Outlook
Faster than average
500
23% Personal Service Managers, All Other; Entertainment and Recreation Managers, Except Gambling; and Managers, All Other
Average
47,100
23%17-2199.00Engineers, All Other
Slower than average
11,000
23%49-2094.00Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment
Slower than average
4,700
23%39-3019.00Gambling Service Workers, All Other Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
1,800
23%19-2012.00Physicists
Average
1,300
22%21-1093.00Social and Human Service Assistants Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
59,100
22%15-1299.00Computer Occupations, All Other
Average
37,500
22%19-5011.00Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
Average
7,800
22%11-9121.00Natural Sciences Managers
Average
6,000
22% Lighting Technicians and Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other
Much faster than average
2,900
22%49-9069.00Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other
Average
1,300
22%25-4011.00Archivists Bright Outlook
Faster than average
1,000
22%19-1099.00Life Scientists, All Other
Average
600
21%51-8021.00Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators
Average
4,000
21%51-8099.00Plant and System Operators, All Other
Slower than average
1,600
21%49-2093.00Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment
Average
800
20%21-1015.00Rehabilitation Counselors Bright Outlook
Faster than average
11,200
20%47-2151.00Pipelayers
Decline
3,500
20%19-1022.00Microbiologists
Slower than average
2,000
20%25-4012.00Curators Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
1,900
20%51-8012.00Power Distributors and Dispatchers
Decline
800
20%19-3041.00Sociologists
Slower than average
300
19%23-1011.00Lawyers
Average
46,000
19% School Bus Monitors and Protective Service Workers, All Other
Faster than average
38,800
19%13-1081.00Logisticians Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
24,500
19%13-1031.00Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
Decline
24,000
19%11-9151.00Social and Community Service Managers Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
18,300
19% Miscellaneous First-Line Supervisors, Protective Service Workers
Faster than average
9,000
19%17-2161.00Nuclear Engineers
Decline
900
19%25-9021.00Farm and Home Management Educators
Decline
800
18% Project Management Specialists and Business Operations Specialists, All Other
Average
141,900
18%47-2073.00Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
Average
46,000
18%31-9099.00Healthcare Support Workers, All Other Bright Outlook
Faster than average
13,900
18%21-1094.00Community Health Workers Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
8,600
18%15-2041.00Statisticians Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
5,000
18%11-9039.00Education Administrators, All Other Bright Outlook
Faster than average
4,500
18%19-3039.00Psychologists, All Other
Slower than average
3,700
17%13-1111.00Management Analysts Bright Outlook
Faster than average
99,400
17%21-1023.00Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers Bright Outlook
Faster than average
14,000
17%43-4161.00Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
Decline
10,600
17%13-2061.00Financial Examiners Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
6,900
17%47-2071.00Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators
Average
5,100
17%17-2011.00Aerospace Engineers
Average
4,000
17%19-2042.00Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers
Average
3,100
17%39-3099.00Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers, All Other Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
1,100
16%53-5011.00Sailors and Marine Oilers Bright Outlook
Faster than average
3,500
16%29-1125.00Recreational Therapists Bright Outlook
Faster than average
1,900
16%17-3025.00Environmental Engineering Technologists and Technicians
Average
1,800
16%51-4192.00Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic
Decline
700
16%53-4099.00Rail Transportation Workers, All Other
Slower than average
200
15%39-3091.00Amusement and Recreation Attendants Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
72,900
15%19-4021.00Biological Technicians
Average
11,800
15%53-3099.00Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other Bright Outlook
Faster than average
10,600
15%13-1141.00Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
Average
9,400
15%17-2072.00Electronics Engineers, Except Computer
Average
9,000
15%17-3031.00Surveying and Mapping Technicians
Slower than average
7,000
15%49-9012.00Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door
Slower than average
4,200
15%51-8013.00Power Plant Operators
Decline
2,500
15%19-1013.00Soil and Plant Scientists Bright Outlook
Faster than average
2,300
15%49-2095.00Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay
Decline
1,700
15%39-3012.00Gambling and Sports Book Writers and Runners Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
1,500
14% Buyers and Purchasing Agents
Decline
39,500
14% Administrative Services and Facilities Managers
Average
29,200
14%17-3023.00Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologists and Technicians
Slower than average
11,000
14%49-9051.00Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers
Slower than average
10,200
14%43-4071.00File Clerks
Decline
9,600
14%19-4099.00Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other
Average
9,300
14%17-2111.00Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors
Average
1,700
14%17-2121.00Marine Engineers and Naval Architects
Slower than average
500
13%43-6011.00Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
Decline
42,100
13%49-3011.00Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians Bright Outlook
Faster than average
12,700
13%19-2031.00Chemists
Average
8,400
13%29-1031.00Dietitians and Nutritionists Bright Outlook
Faster than average
5,900
13%21-1019.00Counselors, All Other
Average
5,700
13%53-4031.00Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters
Average
3,100
13% Geological and Hydrologic Technicians
Average
2,300
13%49-3043.00Rail Car Repairers
Average
2,200
13%53-3011.00Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
1,900
13%19-5012.00Occupational Health and Safety Technicians
Average
1,800
13%51-8011.00Nuclear Power Reactor Operators
Decline
200
12%49-9071.00Maintenance and Repair Workers, General Bright Outlook
Average
152,300
12%49-1011.00First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
Average
47,400
12%23-2011.00Paralegals and Legal Assistants Bright Outlook
Faster than average
43,000
12%43-6012.00Legal Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
Decline
12,000
12%11-3071.00Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
Average
11,800
12%11-3061.00Purchasing Managers
Average
6,300
12%53-5022.00Motorboat Operators Bright Outlook
Faster than average
300
11%13-1071.00Human Resources Specialists Bright Outlook
Faster than average
73,400
11%49-3031.00Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
Average
28,100
11%49-3042.00Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines Bright Outlook
Faster than average
17,500
11%15-2031.00Operations Research Analysts Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
10,200
11%37-3012.00Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation
Average
3,900
11%49-9091.00Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers
Average
3,600
10%27-3031.00Public Relations Specialists Bright Outlook
Faster than average
29,200
10% First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service and Entertainment and Recreation Workers, Except Gambling Services
Much faster than average
28,600
10%49-9099.00Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other
Average
19,200
10% Physicians, All Other; and Ophthalmologists, Except Pediatric
Slower than average
13,400
10%43-9051.00Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service
Decline
8,800
10%53-6061.00Passenger Attendants Bright Outlook
Much faster than average
4,000
10%17-1022.00Surveyors
Slower than average
4,000
10%49-2021.00Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers
Slower than average
1,600
10%29-1223.00Psychiatrists Bright Outlook
Faster than average
1,200

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics external site 2020-2030 employment projections. “Projected Growth” represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period 2020-2030 for the US nationwide. “Projected Job Openings” represent openings due to growth and replacement.