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Santa Barbara Employment

Employment and Industries in the Santa Barbara, California Area

Santa Barbara has a diverse economy powered by tourism, education, healthcare, finance, manufacturing, government and agriculture. The service sector provides approximately 35% of the jobs in Santa Barbara. Education has a significant role in the region's employment due to the area's five institutions of higher learning. In addition, many of the largest employers in the Santa Barbara area are located in the nearby town of Goleta.

The Santa Barbara region also includes a prominent high-tech research and development sector which includes defense and aerospace. According to the Santa Barbara Technology Group, at least 500 high-tech companies started in the Santa Barbara area. The Santa Barbara Technology Group also states that the tech industry is the highest paying and fastest growing component of the local economy. Numerous investors including American Express Financial, Microsoft Corp and Chase Capital Partners have put millions of dollars in venture capital into the Santa Barbara area's high-tech research and development sector.

Some of the most popular occupations in the Santa Barbara area where the majority of the employees have college degrees include teachers, registered nurses, wholesale and manufacturing representatives, computer software engineers, systems software; management analysts, financial managers, computer programmers, computer software engineers, applications; social and human services assistants and sales managers.

Shown below are the major employers in the Santa Barbara area:

  • Cottage Health System - Non-profit organization
  • Doubletree - Fess Parker's Resort - Hotels & Motels
  • Four Seasons Resort -Biltmore - Hotels & Motels
  • Jordanos Inc - Grocers - Wholesale
  • Mission Linen Supply Inc - Linen Supply Service
  • Montecito FM Inc - Radio Stations & broadcasting companies
  • Santa Barbara City CLG - Universities/Academic
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital - Hospitals
  • Santa Barbara Sheriff's Dept - Sheriff
  • University of California - Santa Barbara - Education
  • Intuitive Surgical
  • Calient Networks
  • InTouch Technologies
  • Inogen
  • Infogenysis
  • Superconductor Technologies
  • Occam Networks
  • Wyatt Technology
  • Bargain Network Inc
  • Bacara Resort and Spa
  • Citrix Online
  • Deverux Foundation

Noteworthy information about Santa Barbara: In 2007 the median household income was $57,547. The cost of living index was at 142.1 in 2008 which is very high when compared to the national average of 100. About 40% of the population over the age of 25 has a bachelor's degree or higher.

The major sectors for employment in the Santa Barbara region are:

  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Accommodation and services
  • High-Tech
  • Professional, scientific and technical services
  • Construction
  • Government

Business organizations that offer assistance to Santa Barbara companies include:

The Santa Barbara News-Press offers up-to-date information regarding the business activities in Santa Barbara.

Most Popular Jobs in Santa Barbara, California Metro Area (2008 data)

Where the Majority of Workers Have College Degrees

Rank Title Local Jobs Local Mean Salary Typical Local Salary National Growth % 2006-2016 National % With College Degree
1 Registered nurses 2,250 $81,300 $57,630 - 108,180 24% 56%
2 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 2,250 $62,520 $38,160 - 87,210 6% 96%
3 Elementary school teachers, except special education 1,380 $56,940 $32,960 - 82,410 14% 95%
4 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 990 $53,670 $32,880 - 83,340 8% 51%
5 Computer software engineers, systems software 950 $100,630 $63,410 - 151,930 28% 85%
6 Accountants and auditors 940 $72,410 $43,050 - 107,400 18% 79%
7 Management analysts 760 $84,530 $48,880 - 126,890 22% 78%
8 Financial managers 650 $104,980 $58,210 - 165,150 13% 60%
9 Computer programmers 620 $69,450 $33,520 - 104,170 -4% 73%
10 Computer software engineers, applications 600 $86,650 $50,830 - 128,280 45% 85%
11 Social and human service assistants 580 $31,970 $22,250 - 50,010 34% 58%
12 Sales managers 540 $92,810 $39,000 - 10% 69%
13 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 490 $59,270 $37,180 - 81,990 11% 95%
14 Network and computer systems administrators 480 $67,500 $46,520 - 98,320 27% 50%
15 Civil engineers 430 $72,210 $29,490 - 122,090 18% 87%
16 Electrical engineers 410 $98,060 $62,610 - 139,240 6% 81%
17 Computer systems analysts 380 $71,980 $43,820 - 110,420 29% 68%
18 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 360 $90,820 $42,400 - 148,110 12% 51%
19 Educational, vocational, and school counselors 360 $58,150 $29,610 - 95,680 13% 73%
20 Engineering managers 350 $144,640 $92,950 - 7% 84%
21 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 350 $80,170 $42,580 - 123,090 8% 78%
22 Computer and information systems managers 340 $111,350 $77,370 - 158,470 16% 73%
23 Engineers, all other 330 $102,090 $56,950 - 156,430 6% 82%
24 Mechanical engineers 330 $87,290 $42,080 - 130,720 4% 78%
25 Lawyers 320 $149,460 $78,230 - 11% 99%
26 Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 320 $94,620 $36,240 - 25% 67%
27 Market research analysts 320 $75,720 $35,580 - 139,260 20% 82%
28 Personal financial advisors 320 $73,320 $37,540 - 128,410 41% 81%
29 Chief executives 300 $161,440 $90,860 - 2% 65%
30 Managers, all other 290 $99,660 $47,030 - 159,680 7% 55%
31 Aerospace engineers 290 $94,720 $57,940 - 133,360 10% 87%
32 Graphic designers 290 $48,170 $30,890 - 67,400 10% 55%
33 Marketing managers 270 $115,040 $61,990 - 14% 69%
34 Medical and health services managers 260 $102,160 $57,720 - 139,200 16% 57%
35 Child, family, and school social workers 260 $34,990 $26,180 - 49,100 19% 77%
36 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 250 $48,500 $28,410 - 76,930 5% 58%
37 Instructional coordinators 240 $66,110 $34,750 - 96,100 23% 79%
38 Electronics engineers, except computer 220 $100,800 $56,280 - 148,710 4% 81%
39 Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 220 $66,450 $39,430 - 92,880 20% 87%
40 Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 220 $62,670 $40,600 - 84,430 17% 56%
41 Social and community service managers 220 $60,430 $37,340 - 94,710 25% 72%
42 Public relations specialists 220 $58,520 $29,760 - 99,870 18% 81%
43 Industrial engineers 200 $87,100 $59,700 - 122,500 20% 74%
44 Advertising sales agents 200 $75,620 $29,060 - 20% 56%
45 Pharmacists 190 $135,770 $108,570 - 22% 97%
46 Network systems and data communications analysts 190 $69,510 $39,020 - 109,340 53% 57%
47 Coaches and scouts 190 $41,580 $26,620 - 68,450 15% 60%
48 Computer specialists, all other 180 $68,340 $37,420 - 101,430 15% 68%
49 Special education teachers, secondary school 180 $61,220 $38,680 - 85,030 9% 87%
50 Marriage and family therapists 180 $48,880 $29,430 - 76,060 30% 73%
51 Budget analysts 170 $70,070 $43,150 - 104,420 7% 78%
52 Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 170 $64,480 $26,480 - 125,180 18% 56%
53 Health educators 160 $46,210 $26,630 - 71,320 26% 58%
54 Self-enrichment education teachers 150 $71,100 $22,450 - 23% 54%
55 Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 140 $79,520 $47,440 - 120,050 16% 99%
56 Purchasing managers 130 $82,710 $55,000 - 112,360 3% 57%
57 Librarians 130 $67,320 $39,780 - 97,360 4% 85%
58 Education administrators, postsecondary 120 $97,950 $57,230 - 146,700 14% 78%
59 Physical therapists 120 $83,030 $64,530 - 102,070 27% 89%
60 Speech-language pathologists 120 $77,570 $48,250 - 102,660 11% 98%
61 Medical and clinical laboratory technologists 120 $76,700 $56,030 - 98,880 12% 51%
62 Training and development specialists 120 $58,490 $32,270 - 88,450 18% 56%
63 Dentists, general 110 $155,440 $89,850 - 9% 100%
64 Sales engineers 110 $76,140 $53,810 - 107,120 9% 79%
65 Financial specialists, all other 110 $68,620 $36,320 - 107,250 12% 50%
66 Community and social service specialists, all other 110 $46,980 $22,400 - 78,200 25% 58%
67 Computer hardware engineers 100 $130,910 $56,020 - 5% 70%
68 Chemists 100 $81,930 $41,440 - 127,780 9% 93%
69 Environmental scientists and specialists, including health 100 $76,570 $50,190 - 119,010 25% 93%
70 Editors 100 $53,060 $31,890 - 90,110 2% 81%
71 Vocational education teachers, secondary school 100 $0 $ - -5% 96%
72 Producers and directors 90 $109,810 $35,270 - 11% 75%
73 Healthcare practitioners and technical workers, all other 90 $96,030 $68,450 - 127,350 15% 72%
74 Surveyors 90 $94,520 $71,110 - 112,770 24% 82%
75 Financial analysts 90 $85,770 $53,640 - 127,120 34% 87%
76 Database administrators 90 $71,140 $35,460 - 121,510 29% 72%
77 Education, training, and library workers, all other 90 $45,190 $33,130 - 60,350 11% 79%
78 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 90 $34,370 $26,310 - 43,570 15% 51%
79 Operations research analysts 90 $0 $ - 11% 71%
80 Materials engineers 80 $75,910 $57,070 - 99,740 4% 77%
81 Credit analysts 80 $68,510 $36,030 - 106,950 2% 60%
82 Dietitians and nutritionists 80 $58,710 $43,800 - 80,630 9% 72%
83 Veterinarians 70 $124,440 $50,640 - 35% 100%
84 Physician assistants 70 $86,770 $68,910 - 103,200 27% 67%
85 Technical writers 70 $69,420 $31,320 - 104,590 20% 74%
86 Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists 70 $60,370 $43,280 - 85,280 18% 56%
87 Merchandise displayers and window trimmers 70 $28,510 $20,890 - 39,410 11% 55%
88 Human resources managers, all other 60 $93,950 $64,140 - 133,730 11% 58%
89 Education administrators, all other 60 $91,570 $58,410 - 131,550 13% 78%
90 Education administrators, preschool and child care center/program 60 $57,510 $30,880 - 119,290 24% 78%
91 Tax preparers 60 $48,790 $18,060 - 86,450 -8% 54%
92 Floral designers 60 $47,520 $23,600 - 94,020 -9% 55%
93 Social workers, all other 60 $0 $ - 18% 77%
94 Physical scientists, all other 50 $107,770 $75,450 - 139,690 6% 98%
95 Chemical engineers 50 $105,000 $70,210 - 136,800 8% 91%
96 Environmental engineers 50 $90,870 $62,980 - 128,970 25% 86%
97 Occupational therapists 50 $78,630 $66,860 - 96,420 23% 90%
98 Insurance underwriters 50 $60,960 $35,810 - 93,990 6% 53%
99 Special education teachers, middle school 50 $57,560 $36,950 - 81,050 16% 87%
100 Art directors 40 $95,940 $53,990 - 140,110 9% 58%

Where the Majority of Workers Do Not Have College Degrees

Rank Title Local Jobs Local Mean Salary Typical Local Salary National Growth % 2006-2016 National % With College Degree
1 Farmworkers and laborers, crop, nursery, and greenhouse 6,180 $19,100 $16,810 - 21,220 -3% 4%
2 Retail salespersons 6,110 $26,100 $17,390 - 39,250 12% 25%
3 Office clerks, general 5,190 $31,820 $18,720 - 47,680 13% 19%
4 Cashiers 4,080 $22,740 $16,640 - 33,380 -3% 10%
5 Waiters and waitresses 3,850 $19,800 $16,640 - 27,190 11% 14%
6 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 3,250 $19,020 $16,690 - 22,110 18% 5%
7 General and operations managers 2,880 $110,150 $48,820 - 2% 48%
8 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 2,680 $44,610 $29,530 - 65,000 15% 18%
9 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 2,440 $39,170 $26,740 - 54,020 13% 16%
10 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 2,340 $24,380 $17,990 - 33,570 18% 6%
11 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 2,310 $19,920 $16,930 - 24,830 13% 5%
12 Stock clerks and order fillers 2,230 $24,510 $16,820 - 37,200 -8% 8%
13 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 2,170 $25,160 $17,510 - 37,640 15% 4%
14 Construction laborers 1,950 $35,570 $23,220 - 53,750 11% 5%
15 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 1,940 $34,270 $20,770 - 47,010 1% 18%
16 Teacher assistants 1,890 $31,260 $21,480 - 40,550 10% 18%
17 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 1,770 $53,990 $33,720 - 78,650 6% 29%
18 Customer service representatives 1,750 $31,800 $21,520 - 45,040 25% 22%
19 Food preparation workers 1,750 $20,920 $16,730 - 29,340 15% 7%
20 Cooks, fast food 1,710 $18,640 $16,680 - 21,250 8% 5%
21 Maintenance and repair workers, general 1,580 $36,420 $22,520 - 55,580 10% 6%
22 Cooks, restaurant 1,550 $25,110 $18,920 - 34,440 12% 5%
23 Business operations specialists, all other 1,510 $72,360 $33,740 - 121,360 21% 49%
24 Office and administrative support workers, all other 1,510 $29,140 $20,650 - 42,880 -9% 32%
25 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 1,510 $25,470 $17,710 - 35,510 2% 5%
26 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 1,470 $40,910 $23,800 - 62,950 4% 25%
27 Receptionists and information clerks 1,460 $27,320 $18,470 - 38,820 17% 13%
28 Dishwashers 1,310 $18,450 $16,650 - 21,340 10% 3%
29 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 1,300 $28,510 $20,410 - 36,750 18% 7%
30 Carpenters 1,260 $57,390 $37,890 - 80,400 10% 6%
31 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 1,200 $31,510 $19,530 - 46,650 11% 14%
32 Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 1,190 $18,660 $16,640 - 22,030 12% 6%
33 Medical secretaries 1,180 $30,630 $22,200 - 40,320 17% 18%
34 Packers and packagers, hand 1,070 $19,800 $16,700 - 25,070 -12% 3%
35 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 990 $30,880 $20,220 - 43,200 4% 6%
36 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 960 $37,210 $26,870 - 50,660 10% 4%
37 Security guards 940 $25,960 $18,390 - 34,070 17% 13%
38 Computer support specialists 920 $44,500 $28,070 - 64,680 13% 43%
39 Telemarketers 900 $25,710 $17,530 - 32,510 -10% 14%
40 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 880 $30,790 $16,750 - 53,930 8% 4%
41 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 870 $71,940 $46,930 - 102,050 9% 10%
42 Electricians 870 $55,700 $32,940 - 80,190 7% 7%
43 Counter and rental clerks 860 $25,620 $16,920 - 37,850 23% 16%
44 Medical assistants 840 $30,940 $22,790 - 40,410 35% 10%
45 Tellers 830 $26,280 $20,850 - 32,240 14% 16%
46 Sales representatives, services, all other 810 $51,520 $22,490 - 97,350 28% 48%
47 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 750 $37,900 $19,510 - 58,430 14% 4%
48 Dental assistants 710 $34,150 $25,860 - 42,170 29% 9%
49 Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 680 $19,710 $16,680 - 25,970 10% 17%
50 Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 660 $19,930 $16,640 - 25,810 10% 8%
51 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 650 $49,880 $30,300 - 67,790 11% 4%
52 Home health aides 640 $23,890 $17,500 - 32,040 49% 7%
53 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 630 $49,720 $34,930 - 65,520 14% 7%
54 Painters, construction and maintenance 620 $38,220 $27,050 - 50,180 12% 6%
55 Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 610 $23,540 $18,200 - 30,630 17% 14%
56 Bartenders 610 $19,690 $16,700 - 24,450 11% 17%
57 Team assemblers 600 $26,520 $18,470 - 35,840 0% 5%
58 Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 600 $21,770 $16,730 - 30,810 14% 3%
59 Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 580 $32,150 $21,840 - 42,230 4% 15%
60 Recreation workers 570 $26,280 $18,010 - 37,970 13% 47%
61 Personal and home care aides 530 $23,960 $18,600 - 30,510 51% 10%
62 Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers 510 $36,220 $25,270 - 53,200 -27% 6%
63 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 490 $57,690 $35,970 - 79,870 -5% 15%
64 Cement masons and concrete finishers 490 $41,480 $27,460 - 60,130 11% 2%
65 Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 490 $36,950 $21,690 - 57,080 -7% 14%
66 File clerks 490 $23,970 $16,720 - 37,930 -41% 20%
67 Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products 480 $62,280 $36,360 - 90,430 0% 42%
68 Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 480 $36,090 $17,640 - 59,570 27% 47%
69 Food service managers 450 $51,760 $35,280 - 78,050 5% 24%
70 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 440 $64,350 $40,710 - 96,280 7% 13%
71 Architectural and civil drafters 440 $55,850 $28,620 - 69,680 6% 25%
72 Drywall and ceiling tile installers 430 $45,430 $30,780 - 55,680 7% 2%
73 Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 420 $65,990 $43,060 - 95,000 8% 3%
74 Driver/sales workers 420 $25,160 $16,640 - 42,590 -5% 4%
75 Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders 390 $30,500 $18,480 - 54,970 -5% 5%
76 Order clerks 390 $27,810 $17,270 - 39,030 -24% 16%
77 Postal service mail carriers 390 $0 $ - 1% 11%
78 Child care workers 380 $22,950 $17,290 - 31,100 18% 15%
79 Preschool teachers, except special education 370 $30,990 $21,880 - 42,240 26% 43%
80 Industrial truck and tractor operators 370 $29,170 $19,170 - 46,320 -2% 2%
81 Data entry keyers 370 $27,260 $19,110 - 35,660 -5% 18%
82 Amusement and recreation attendants 370 $18,950 $16,700 - 22,940 24% 22%
83 Payroll and timekeeping clerks 350 $36,440 $20,260 - 51,580 3% 18%
84 Production, planning, and expediting clerks 340 $42,440 $26,540 - 63,380 4% 30%
85 Electrical and electronic engineering technicians 320 $52,860 $33,420 - 70,720 4% 18%
86 Property, real estate, and community association managers 310 $56,570 $19,150 - 105,320 15% 36%
87 Machinists 310 $47,580 $30,820 - 64,100 -3% 3%
88 Roofers 300 $40,350 $24,480 - 54,200 14% 3%
89 Parts salespersons 300 $29,810 $18,170 - 45,070 -2% 6%
90 Butchers and meat cutters 300 $28,080 $17,950 - 45,970 2% 2%
91 Demonstrators and product promoters 280 $22,950 $17,240 - 31,280 18% 26%
92 Cooks, short order 270 $23,890 $16,680 - 32,980 5% 5%
93 Insurance sales agents 270 $0 $ - 13% 45%
94 Dental hygienists 250 $79,830 $44,950 - 110,220 30% 33%
95 Claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators 250 $60,360 $38,060 - 84,530 9% 47%
96 Insurance claims and policy processing clerks 250 $38,240 $27,600 - 54,690 -1% 22%
97 Pharmacy technicians 250 $37,810 $21,800 - 56,990 32% 16%
98 First-line supervisors/managers of farming, fishing, and forestry workers 250 $35,420 $18,380 - 68,610 0% 0%
99 Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 250 $35,310 $25,960 - 51,360 5% 2%
100 Cost estimators 240 $65,220 $35,000 - 99,890 19% 32%
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Jobs More Common Near Santa Barbara Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Farmworkers and laborers, crop, nursery, and greenhouse 19,100 6,180 20.9
Forest and conservation technicians 38,810 140 18.1
First-line supervisors/managers of farming, fishing, and forestry workers 35,420 250 16.9
Agricultural equipment operators 21,180 130 10.8
Marriage and family therapists 48,880 180 9.3
Separating, filtering, clarifying, precipitating, and still machine setters, operators, and tenders 60,630 200 7.6
Farmworkers, farm and ranch animals 22,520 120 7.1
Aerospace engineers 94,720 290 5.3
Office and administrative support workers, all other 29,140 1,510 5
Tile and marble setters 43,730 240 4.5
Grinding and polishing workers, hand 26,450 150 4.3
Pharmacy aides 20,840 180 3.7
Environmental science and protection technicians, including health 42,410 120 3.5
Demonstrators and product promoters 22,950 280 3.2
Architectural and civil drafters 55,850 440 3
Drywall and ceiling tile installers 45,430 430 2.9
Cooks, fast food 18,640 1,710 2.7
Pest control workers 31,460 190 2.6
Glaziers 58,160 110 2.5
Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 23,540 610 2.4
Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers 25,640 180 2.3
Telemarketers 25,710 900 2.3
Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 18,660 1,190 2.3
Budget analysts 70,070 170 2.3
Health educators 46,210 160 2.3
Tire repairers and changers 26,960 230 2.2
Butchers and meat cutters 28,080 300 2.2
Maids and housekeeping cleaners 19,920 2,310 2.2
Electrical engineers 98,060 410 2.1
Mechanical engineering technicians 43,580 100 2.1
Electromechanical equipment assemblers 28,680 120 2.1
Medical secretaries 30,630 1,180 2.1
Roofers 40,350 300 2.1
Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 24,380 2,340 2.1
Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers 36,220 510 2.1
Dishwashers 18,450 1,310 2.1
Cement masons and concrete finishers 41,480 490 2
Protective service workers, all other 34,950 180 2
Helpers--brickmasons, blockmasons, stonemasons, and tile and marble setters 26,110 110 2
Painters, construction and maintenance 38,220 620 2
Dental assistants 34,150 710 2
Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 62,520 2,250 1.9
Chefs and head cooks 49,340 220 1.9
File clerks 23,970 490 1.9
Computer software engineers, systems software 100,630 950 1.9
Food service managers 51,760 450 1.9
Recreation workers 26,280 570 1.7
Engineers, all other 102,090 330 1.7
Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 36,090 480 1.7
Food preparation workers 20,920 1,750 1.7

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Santa Barbara, California Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
Self-enrichment education teachers 71,100 1.85 150
Advertising sales agents 75,620 1.62 200
Separating, filtering, clarifying, precipitating, and still machine setters, operators, and tenders 60,630 1.61 200
Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 65,990 1.54 420
Glaziers 58,160 1.47 110
Carpenters 57,390 1.46 1,260
Lawyers 149,460 1.46 320
Vocational education teachers, postsecondary 70,900 1.46 120
Medical and clinical laboratory technologists 76,700 1.44 120
Teacher assistants 31,260 1.4 1,890
Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters 42,620 1.39 130
Helpers--carpenters 35,670 1.37 120
Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 64,480 1.35 170
Pharmacy technicians 37,810 1.35 250
Travel agents 42,140 1.34 110
Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 66,450 1.33 220
Library technicians 39,070 1.32 140
Registered nurses 81,300 1.32 2,250
Engineering managers 144,640 1.32 350
Pharmacists 135,770 1.29 190
Loan interviewers and clerks 41,230 1.29 240
Market research analysts 75,720 1.29 320
Machinists 47,580 1.29 310
Librarians 67,320 1.28 130
Construction and building inspectors 62,850 1.28 180
Architectural and civil drafters 55,850 1.28 440
Engineers, all other 102,090 1.27 330
Loan officers 74,670 1.26 160
Dental hygienists 79,830 1.26 250
Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 49,720 1.26 630
Office clerks, general 31,820 1.25 5,190
Food servers, nonrestaurant 25,150 1.25 240
Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 90,820 1.25 360
Veterinary technologists and technicians 35,780 1.24 120
Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers 50,980 1.24 150
First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 71,940 1.24 870
Switchboard operators, including answering service 29,830 1.24 220
Community and social service specialists, all other 46,980 1.23 110
Business operations specialists, all other 72,360 1.23 1,510
Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers 36,220 1.23 510
Water and liquid waste treatment plant and system operators 49,990 1.23 180
Electrical engineers 98,060 1.23 410
Cashiers 22,740 1.23 4,080
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 39,170 1.22 2,440
Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 62,520 1.22 2,250
Electronics engineers, except computer 100,800 1.22 220
Automotive body and related repairers 47,960 1.22 120
Chefs and head cooks 49,340 1.22 220
Kindergarten teachers, except special education 57,790 1.22 220
Preschool teachers, except special education 30,990 1.22 370

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