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20. Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators

Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 22,200      
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $49,770
 
On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training
 
 
19. Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 23,400     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $56,330
 
On-the-job training: Apprenticeship
 
 

 

18. Machinists

Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 28,800     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $45,840
 
On-the-job training: Long-term on-the-job training
 
 

17. Production, planning, and expediting clerks

Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 27,900     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $49,640
 
On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training
 
 

16. First-line supervisors of production and operating workers
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 22,700     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $62,850
 
On-the-job training: None
 
 
15. Chefs and head cooks
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 28,000     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $53,380
 
On-the-job training: None
 
 

14. Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 34,100     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $44,190
 
On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training
 
 
13. Transit and intercity bus drivers
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 34,800     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $45,900
 
On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training
 
 
12. First-line supervisors of transportation and material-moving workers, except aircraft cargo handling supervisors
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 30,900     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $54,870
 
On-the-job training: None
 
 

11. Flight attendants

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Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 31,100     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $59,050
 
On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training
 
 
10. Insurance sales agents
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 35,500     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $52,180
 
On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training
 
 
9. First-line supervisors of personal service and entertainment and recreation workers, except gambling services
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 48,400     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $42,000
 
On-the-job training: None
 
 
8. First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 31,700     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $70,240
 
On-the-job training: None
 
 
7. Food service managers
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 46,200     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $56,590
 
On-the-job training: None
 
 
6. First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 43,100     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $67,840
 
On-the-job training: None
 
 
5. Police and sheriff’s patrol officers
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 48,600     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $65,540
 
On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training
 
 
4. Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 59,400     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $62,070
 
On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training
 
3. Electricians
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 66,100     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $56,900
 
On-the-job training: Apprenticeship
 
 
2. Industrial machinery mechanics
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 83,600     
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $55,490
 
On-the-job training: Long-term on-the-job training
 
 
1. Sales representatives of services, except advertising, insurance, financial services, and travel
Projected new jobs between 2020 and 2030: 97,000    
 
Median annual wage in May 2020: $58,770
 
On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training