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In Rhode Island:

Employment (2018)
3,510 employees
Projected employment (2028)
3,700 employees
Projected growth (2018-2028)
5%
Projected annual job openings (2018-2028)
430

In the United States:

Employment (2020)
1,951,600 employees
Projected employment (2030)
2,073,600 employees
Projected growth (2020-2030)
6% Average
Projected annual job openings (2020-2030)
231,100

Rhode Island 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.