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In Washington:

Employment (2020)
18,280 employees
Projected employment (2030)
21,230 employees
Projected growth (2020-2030)
16%
Projected annual job openings (2020-2030)
2,780

In the United States:

Employment (2021)
558,700 employees
Projected employment (2031)
619,500 employees
Projected growth (2021-2031)
11% Much faster than average
Projected annual job openings (2021-2031)
87,200

Washington source: Projections Central 2020-2030 long-term projections external site. United States source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2021-2031 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.