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Sort by:  Employed by this Industry Code Occupation Projected Growth
(2016-2026)
Projected Job Openings
(2016-2026)
13% 41-3099.00 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook    Faster than average   Faster than average 130,900
  41-3099.01 Energy Brokers Bright Outlook   Green Occupation Green    
20% 15-1132.00 Software Developers, Applications Bright Outlook  Much faster than average   Much faster than average 85,500
11% 15-1151.00 Computer User Support Specialists Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 55,400
13% 15-1133.00 Software Developers, Systems Software Bright Outlook Green Occupation  Faster than average   Faster than average 32,700
11% 11-3021.00 Computer and Information Systems Managers Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 32,500
38% 39-3031.00 Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers  Average   Average 30,500
11% 15-1142.00 Network and Computer Systems Administrators  Average   Average 27,000
10% 27-1024.00 Graphic Designers  Average   Average 26,200
70% 49-2022.00 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers  Decline   Decline 21,900
47% 41-3011.00 Advertising Sales Agents  Decline   Decline 17,800
21% 15-1152.00 Computer Network Support Specialists  Average   Average 16,500
11% 15-1131.00 Computer Programmers  Decline   Decline 15,400
16% 15-1134.00 Web Developers Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 14,200
57% 27-2012.00 Producers and Directors Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 14,000
  27-2012.01 Producers Bright Outlook    
  27-2012.02 Directors- Stage, Motion Pictures, Television, and Radio Bright Outlook    
  27-2012.03 Program Directors Bright Outlook    
  27-2012.04 Talent Directors Bright Outlook    
  27-2012.05 Technical Directors/Managers Bright Outlook    
10% 27-3043.00 Writers and Authors  Average   Average 12,700
  27-3043.04 Copy Writers    
  27-3043.05 Poets, Lyricists and Creative Writers    
52% 27-3041.00 Editors  Little or no change   Little or no change 12,300
18% 15-1143.00 Computer Network Architects  Average   Average 11,700
  15-1143.01 Telecommunications Engineering Specialists    
50% 49-9052.00 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers  Slower than average   Slower than average 10,700
11% 43-9051.00 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service  Decline   Decline 9,400
13% 15-1141.00 Database Administrators Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 9,300
19% 17-2072.00 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer Green Occupation  Slower than average   Slower than average 9,200
  17-2072.01 Radio Frequency Identification Device Specialists    
23% 27-4011.00 Audio and Video Equipment Technicians Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 9,000
12% 41-9031.00 Sales Engineers  Average   Average 8,300
33% 27-2011.00 Actors Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 7,400
20% 27-1014.00 Multimedia Artists and Animators Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 6,800
13% 27-3042.00 Technical Writers Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 5,700
11% 43-9071.00 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer  Decline   Decline 5,100
72% 27-4032.00 Film and Video Editors Bright Outlook  Much faster than average   Much faster than average 4,000
86% 27-3022.00 Reporters and Correspondents Green Occupation  Decline   Decline 3,600
12% 11-2011.00 Advertising and Promotions Managers  Average   Average 3,400
  11-2011.01 Green Marketers Green Occupation    
30% 27-3099.00 Media and Communication Workers, All Other  Average   Average 3,300
64% 27-3011.00 Radio and Television Announcers  Decline   Decline 3,300
10% 27-2099.00 Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other  Average   Average 3,200
14% 51-5111.00 Prepress Technicians and Workers  Decline   Decline 3,000
75% 27-4012.00 Broadcast Technicians  Decline   Decline 2,900
64% 27-4031.00 * Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture  Average   Average 2,600
28% 43-9081.00 Proofreaders and Copy Markers  Slower than average   Slower than average 2,200
43% 27-4099.00 Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other  Average   Average 2,100
53% 27-4014.00 Sound Engineering Technicians  Average   Average 1,700
28% 27-1027.00 Set and Exhibit Designers Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 1,600
26% 39-3092.00 Costume Attendants Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 1,600
40% 49-2021.00 Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers  Average   Average 1,600
  49-2021.01 Radio Mechanics    
37% 43-9031.00 Desktop Publishers  Decline   Decline 1,300
15% 27-1029.00 Designers, All Other  Average   Average 900
25% 43-2021.00 Telephone Operators  Decline   Decline 900
16% 25-4011.00 Archivists Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 800
52% 39-5091.00 Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 600
84% 39-3021.00 Motion Picture Projectionists  Decline   Decline 600
84% 27-3021.00 Broadcast News Analysts  Little or no change   Little or no change 500
26% 27-4013.00 Radio Operators  Little or no change   Little or no change 100

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.