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Sort by:  Employed by this Industry  Code Occupation Projected Growth
(2020-2030)
Projected Job Openings
(2020-2030)
89% 41-2031.00 Retail Salespersons   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook    Little or no change   Little or no change 524,500
87% 51-3021.00 Butchers and Meat Cutters  Decline   Decline 15,400
85% 49-3052.00 Motorcycle Mechanics  Average   Average 1,700
84% 41-2011.00 Cashiers Bright Outlook  Decline   Decline 546,900
84% 49-3093.00 Tire Repairers and Changers  Slower than average   Slower than average 12,000
81% 31-9095.00 Pharmacy Aides  Decline   Decline 4,100
77% 49-3091.00 Bicycle Repairers  Slower than average   Slower than average 1,400
74% 27-1023.00 Floral Designers  Decline   Decline 2,600
74% 49-3092.00 Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians Bright Outlook  Much faster than average   Much faster than average 2,200
73% 41-2022.00 Parts Salespersons  Slower than average   Slower than average 32,600
70% 41-1011.00 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers Bright Outlook  Decline   Decline 131,800
70% 29-2052.00 Pharmacy Technicians  Slower than average   Slower than average 31,700
64% 53-7065.00 Stockers and Order Fillers Bright Outlook  Slower than average   Slower than average 360,500
61% 29-2092.00 Hearing Aid Specialists Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 700
60% 53-6031.00 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants  Slower than average   Slower than average 16,400
60% 49-9063.00 Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners  Decline   Decline 800
58% 49-9095.00 Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers  Decline   Decline 300
57% 29-1051.00 Pharmacists  Decline   Decline 11,300
50% 41-9099.00 Sales and Related Workers, All Other  Slower than average   Slower than average 22,500
49% 49-2096.00 Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles  Decline   Decline 600
47% 49-3051.00 Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 2,800
44% 49-3023.00 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics  Little or no change   Little or no change 69,000
44% 49-9064.00 * Watch and Clock Repairers  Decline   Decline 200
43% 49-3053.00 Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics  Average   Average 4,000
41% 27-1026.00 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers  Slower than average   Slower than average 13,200
41% 29-2081.00 Opticians, Dispensing  Average   Average 5,900
36% 51-9194.00 Etchers and Engravers  Slower than average   Slower than average 1,300
35% 49-9031.00 Home Appliance Repairers  Decline   Decline 2,900
31% 49-9091.00 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers  Average   Average 3,600
29% 51-3011.00 Bakers  Average   Average 28,300
29% 49-2097.00 Audiovisual Equipment Installers and Repairers  Decline   Decline 3,000
28% 35-2021.00 Food Preparation Workers Bright Outlook  Average   Average 149,800
25% 53-7061.00 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment  Average   Average 56,100
25% 51-9071.00 Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers  Little or no change   Little or no change 3,800
  51-9071.06 Gem and Diamond Workers    
24% 53-7064.00 Packers and Packagers, Hand  Little or no change   Little or no change 82,900
24% 49-2011.00 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers  Decline   Decline 10,500
24% 43-4151.00 Order Clerks  Decline   Decline 10,400
23% 51-6052.00 Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers  Decline   Decline 4,900
22% 51-9083.00 Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 4,000
21% 35-2019.00 Cooks, All Other Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 3,500
21% 29-2091.00 Orthotists and Prosthetists Bright Outlook  Much faster than average   Much faster than average 1,000
21% 51-6041.00 Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers  Decline   Decline 800
20% 53-3033.00 Light Truck Drivers Bright Outlook  Average   Average 128,300
20% 53-7199.00 Material Moving Workers, All Other  Average   Average 3,600
20% 47-2041.00 Carpet Installers  Decline   Decline 2,500
20% 49-9011.00 Mechanical Door Repairers Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 2,200
19% 43-5071.00 Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks  Decline   Decline 64,000
17% 11-2022.00 Sales Managers  Average   Average 37,000
17% 35-2015.00 Cooks, Short Order  Average   Average 20,000
17% 49-3021.00 Automotive Body and Related Repairers  Average   Average 15,200
16% 41-2021.00 Counter and Rental Clerks  Average   Average 46,800
16% 53-3099.00 Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 10,600
15% First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors  Average   Average 61,500
  53-1042.00 First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand    
  53-1042.01 Recycling Coordinators    
  53-1043.00 First-Line Supervisors of Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators    
  53-1044.00 First-Line Supervisors of Passenger Attendants    
  53-1049.00 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation Workers, All Other    
15% 53-6021.00 Parking Attendants Bright Outlook  Faster than average   Faster than average 21,900
15% 41-9011.00 Demonstrators and Product Promoters  Average   Average 14,600
14% 43-4051.00 Customer Service Representatives Bright Outlook  Decline   Decline 361,700
14% 49-9099.00 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other  Average   Average 19,200
  49-9099.01 Geothermal Technicians    
14% 47-2121.00 Glaziers  Slower than average   Slower than average 6,000
13% 51-9151.00 Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators  Decline   Decline 1,300
12% 11-1021.00 General and Operations Managers Bright Outlook  Average   Average 229,600
12% 41-3091.00 Sales Representatives of Services, Except Advertising, Insurance, Financial Services, and Travel Bright Outlook  Average   Average 126,500
12% 39-2021.00 Animal Caretakers Bright Outlook  Much faster than average   Much faster than average 56,400
12% 29-1041.00 Optometrists  Average   Average 1,700
11% 43-1011.00 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers Bright Outlook  Decline   Decline 142,700
11% 49-1011.00 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers  Average   Average 47,400
11% 51-3022.00 Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers  Slower than average   Slower than average 18,400
11% 27-1025.00 Interior Designers  Little or no change   Little or no change 7,800
11% 29-1181.00 Audiologists Bright Outlook  Much faster than average   Much faster than average 800
10% 39-5012.00 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists Bright Outlook  Much faster than average   Much faster than average 78,900
10% 43-4161.00 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping  Decline   Decline 10,600
10% 43-4041.00 Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks  Decline   Decline 2,300
10% 49-2021.00 Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers  Slower than average   Slower than average 1,600

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.