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In California:

Employment (2018)
20,800 employees
Projected employment (2028)
24,400 employees
Projected growth (2018-2028)
17%
Projected annual job openings (2018-2028)
2,570

In the United States:

Employment (2020)
184,900 employees
Projected employment (2030)
209,300 employees
Projected growth (2020-2030)
13% Faster than average
Projected annual job openings (2020-2030)
20,400

California source: Projections Central 2018-2028 long-term projections external site . United States source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2020-2030 employment projections external site . "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period. "Projected annual job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.