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Santa Cruz Employment

Employment and Industries in the Santa Cruz, California Area

The Santa Cruz economy is powered by tourism, agriculture, high technology and education. Santa Cruz is a prominent organic agriculture area and includes the headquarters of California Certified Organic Farmers. Tourism is a significant factor for the economy due to the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, the popular beaches, the nearby redwood forests and Monterey Bay.

Management, professional and related occupations provide about 42% of the jobs in Santa Cruz. About 22% of the jobs are in sales and office occupations. Approximately 20% of the workforce is employed by the government.

Some of the most popular occupations in the Santa Cruz metro area where the majority of the workers are college graduates are registered nurses, teachers, sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing; financial managers and network systems and data communications analysts. Other jobs in this category include child, family and school social workers; sales managers, social and human service assistants, computer applications software engineers, computer programmers and computer systems software engineers.

Noteworthy data about Santa Cruz: The cost of living index in 2008 was 195.7 which is very high when compared to the national average of 100. Regarding the population more than 25 years of age, about 44% have earned a bachelor's degree or higher. The average earnings in Santa Cruz in 2009 was $39,000.

The primary employers in Santa Cruz are:

  • Dominican Hospital - Hospitals
  • Plantronics - Telephone equipment manufacturer
  • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk - Amusement & Theme Parks
  • Santa Cruz County Council - Government offices
  • Santa Cruz County Sheriff Dept - Sheriff
  • Santa Cruz Governmental Center - Government Offices
  • Santa Cruz Health Center - Clinics
  • Santa Cruz Medical Foundation - Physicians & surgeons
  • Sierra Club - Santa Cruz County - Environmental organizations
  • University of California - Santa Cruz - Education
  • US Health & Human Services Dept - Government
  • Santa Cruz Biotechnology - Biotechnology
  • Giro Bicycle Helmets
  • O'Neill Wetsuits
  • O'Neill Surf Shops
  • The Santa Cruz Guitar Company
  • Santa Cruz Skateboards
  • Kestrel Bicycles
  • Santa Cruz Mountain Bikes
  • Ventui International - Optical instruments & lenses manufacturer
  • Cruzio
  • Fullpower Technologies

The primary sectors for jobs in Santa Cruz are:

  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Professional, scientific and technical services
  • Accommodation and food services
  • Construction
  • Arts, entertainment and recreation

Business organizations which provide assistance to Santa Cruz companies include:

The Santa Cruz Sentinel offers up-to-date information regarding the business activities in Santa Cruz.

Most Popular Jobs in Santa Cruz, 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 1,300 $88,010 $55,840 - 125,760 24% 56%
2 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 1,210 $62,680 $41,570 - 87,050 6% 96%
3 Teachers and instructors, all other 1,130 $52,690 $29,520 - 80,400 9% 54%
4 Elementary school teachers, except special education 990 $53,630 $34,850 - 75,780 14% 95%
5 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 890 $68,430 $28,340 - 125,570 8% 51%
6 Accountants and auditors 580 $63,120 $42,860 - 84,310 18% 79%
7 Management analysts 430 $82,230 $45,340 - 120,770 22% 78%
8 Financial managers 370 $91,250 $56,380 - 141,680 13% 60%
9 Mental health and substance abuse social workers 340 $51,390 $28,900 - 76,880 30% 77%
10 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 330 $51,370 $36,590 - 70,390 11% 95%
11 Network systems and data communications analysts 310 $66,230 $23,740 - 102,940 53% 57%
12 Child, family, and school social workers 300 $47,850 $28,800 - 68,160 19% 77%
13 Sales managers 290 $102,430 $47,300 - 10% 69%
14 Self-enrichment education teachers 290 $37,620 $25,860 - 63,350 23% 54%
15 Social and human service assistants 280 $33,860 $20,120 - 58,560 34% 58%
16 Lawyers 260 $127,910 $65,930 - 11% 99%
17 Computer software engineers, applications 260 $80,710 $46,830 - 120,850 45% 85%
18 Computer software engineers, systems software 250 $100,510 $67,570 - 150,940 28% 85%
19 Computer programmers 250 $71,900 $42,360 - 106,730 -4% 73%
20 Public relations specialists 250 $43,150 $21,100 - 72,580 18% 81%
21 Marketing managers 220 $131,600 $69,220 - 14% 69%
22 Medical and health services managers 220 $92,000 $56,380 - 132,290 16% 57%
23 Managers, all other 210 $102,840 $58,610 - 157,340 7% 55%
24 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 200 $102,500 $73,290 - 134,730 8% 78%
25 Health educators 200 $44,580 $29,520 - 65,520 26% 58%
26 Coaches and scouts 180 $43,390 $20,820 - 75,120 15% 60%
27 Chief executives 170 $166,850 $88,940 - 2% 65%
28 Instructional coordinators 170 $70,240 $41,370 - 101,930 23% 79%
29 Pharmacists 160 $126,170 $110,390 - 156,540 22% 97%
30 Computer systems analysts 160 $77,240 $51,680 - 105,680 29% 68%
31 Computer and information systems managers 150 $121,150 $72,490 - 16% 73%
32 Civil engineers 150 $83,560 $56,130 - 121,150 18% 87%
33 Graphic designers 150 $49,710 $32,980 - 66,310 10% 55%
34 Computer hardware engineers 140 $103,120 $57,280 - 159,720 5% 70%
35 Network and computer systems administrators 140 $74,910 $44,990 - 125,050 27% 50%
36 Education, training, and library workers, all other 140 $33,170 $21,880 - 51,290 11% 79%
37 Social and community service managers 130 $67,920 $44,800 - 110,570 25% 72%
38 Geoscientists, except hydrologists and geographers 130 $67,640 $44,680 - 92,440 22% 93%
39 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 120 $70,500 $42,720 - 107,360 12% 51%
40 Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 120 $66,290 $43,640 - 100,840 16% 99%
41 Sales and related workers, all other 120 $35,610 $18,980 - 58,740 14% 62%
42 Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 110 $101,030 $37,450 - 25% 67%
43 Market research analysts 110 $69,880 $42,980 - 102,700 20% 82%
44 Environmental scientists and specialists, including health 110 $60,220 $35,620 - 85,420 25% 93%
45 Electrical engineers 100 $111,000 $63,340 - 160,450 6% 81%
46 Mechanical engineers 100 $92,000 $56,770 - 135,760 4% 78%
47 Urban and regional planners 100 $73,720 $35,520 - 108,260 15% 92%
48 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 100 $40,920 $33,130 - 56,560 15% 51%
49 Engineering managers 90 $139,860 $91,480 - 7% 84%
50 Veterinarians 90 $100,430 $51,320 - 35% 100%
51 Personal financial advisors 90 $83,550 $32,460 - 41% 81%
52 Special education teachers, secondary school 90 $68,150 $47,240 - 88,960 9% 87%
53 Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 90 $58,950 $33,800 - 81,970 17% 56%
54 Advertising sales agents 90 $54,020 $29,130 - 80,760 20% 56%
55 Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 90 $53,440 $33,730 - 86,140 18% 56%
56 Medical and public health social workers 90 $50,010 $29,030 - 76,420 24% 77%
57 Biological technicians 90 $39,700 $27,780 - 51,560 16% 60%
58 Physical therapists 80 $77,280 $59,360 - 99,150 27% 89%
59 Librarians 70 $63,900 $44,590 - 84,970 4% 85%
60 Tax preparers 70 $39,450 $22,660 - 53,550 -8% 54%
61 Meeting and convention planners 70 $31,800 $18,690 - 51,860 20% 67%
62 Database administrators 60 $68,470 $31,700 - 108,860 29% 72%
63 Education administrators, preschool and child care center/program 60 $48,250 $25,690 - 75,290 24% 78%
64 Musicians and singers 60 $0 $ - 10% 53%
65 Dentists, general 50 $176,860 $99,990 - 9% 100%
66 Sales engineers 50 $94,930 $67,200 - 160,900 9% 79%
67 Physician assistants 50 $92,930 $72,150 - 111,260 27% 67%
68 Financial analysts 50 $77,410 $43,540 - 131,490 34% 87%
69 Speech-language pathologists 50 $69,830 $43,550 - 88,830 11% 98%
70 Training and development specialists 50 $58,870 $40,770 - 78,650 18% 56%
71 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 50 $52,310 $37,010 - 70,550 5% 58%
72 Mental health counselors 50 $42,440 $23,270 - 67,890 30% 73%
73 Human resources managers, all other 40 $117,710 $61,880 - 11% 58%
74 Engineers, all other 40 $98,320 $63,480 - 135,420 6% 82%
75 Medical scientists, except epidemiologists 40 $89,190 $67,270 - 122,350 20% 99%
76 Purchasing managers 40 $86,120 $54,090 - 117,790 3% 57%
77 Education administrators, all other 40 $79,300 $48,510 - 129,490 13% 78%
78 Surveyors 40 $73,800 $48,300 - 104,570 24% 82%
79 Clergy 40 $60,500 $41,550 - 91,330 19% 75%
80 Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 40 $60,300 $44,900 - 86,320 20% 87%
81 Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists 40 $56,480 $33,840 - 88,980 18% 56%
82 Technical writers 40 $54,720 $35,890 - 90,720 20% 74%
83 Editors 40 $49,730 $28,750 - 67,900 2% 81%
84 Social workers, all other 40 $47,570 $33,130 - 75,320 18% 77%
85 Rehabilitation counselors 40 $39,550 $27,390 - 60,660 23% 73%
86 Natural sciences managers 30 $114,130 $60,500 - 11% 93%
87 Medical and clinical laboratory technologists 30 $63,620 $47,770 - 86,710 12% 51%
88 Occupational therapists 30 $59,810 $34,630 - 91,920 23% 90%
89 Chiropractors 30 $58,700 $39,610 - 120,300 14% 98%
90 Biological scientists, all other 30 $50,440 $29,980 - 88,190 4% 95%
91 Legislators 30 $48,550 $30,990 - 62,130 1% 65%
92 Floral designers 30 $32,070 $22,340 - 46,520 -9% 55%

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 Retail salespersons 3,320 $25,840 $17,380 - 38,180 12% 25%
2 Cashiers 2,830 $26,510 $17,060 - 45,590 -3% 10%
3 Office clerks, general 2,410 $26,520 $17,930 - 38,910 13% 19%
4 Waiters and waitresses 1,990 $21,680 $16,710 - 37,790 11% 14%
5 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 1,860 $19,630 $16,700 - 24,880 18% 5%
6 General and operations managers 1,820 $106,600 $45,220 - 2% 48%
7 Stock clerks and order fillers 1,580 $25,590 $17,380 - 41,060 -8% 8%
8 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 1,490 $41,470 $26,890 - 58,930 13% 16%
9 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 1,240 $42,370 $28,850 - 59,410 15% 18%
10 Teacher assistants 1,150 $27,310 $17,720 - 38,070 10% 18%
11 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 1,110 $50,200 $31,340 - 66,970 6% 29%
12 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 1,100 $25,710 $17,430 - 39,280 15% 4%
13 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 1,040 $40,480 $26,210 - 60,200 4% 25%
14 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 890 $24,230 $17,050 - 36,920 2% 5%
15 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 870 $31,140 $21,370 - 44,290 18% 6%
16 Cooks, fast food 840 $19,110 $16,700 - 22,270 8% 5%
17 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 750 $34,250 $21,150 - 55,690 8% 4%
18 Maintenance and repair workers, general 740 $35,150 $22,160 - 52,570 10% 6%
19 Business operations specialists, all other 720 $55,670 $26,730 - 88,770 21% 49%
20 Packers and packagers, hand 720 $18,840 $17,010 - 20,210 -12% 3%
21 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 710 $43,320 $33,130 - 60,890 10% 4%
22 Receptionists and information clerks 700 $25,730 $17,630 - 37,180 17% 13%
23 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 690 $0 $ - 18% 7%
24 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 670 $32,850 $22,190 - 43,710 1% 18%
25 Construction laborers 650 $36,210 $20,480 - 64,890 11% 5%
26 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 650 $19,830 $16,640 - 24,610 13% 5%
27 Food preparation workers 640 $22,400 $17,400 - 30,310 15% 7%
28 Medical secretaries 620 $32,570 $21,820 - 46,060 17% 18%
29 Personal and home care aides 620 $24,180 $18,670 - 30,930 51% 10%
30 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 610 $29,740 $19,980 - 41,770 11% 14%
31 Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 610 $20,200 $16,700 - 25,550 12% 6%
32 Bartenders 600 $20,160 $16,640 - 29,250 11% 17%
33 Customer service representatives 580 $38,720 $21,280 - 62,890 25% 22%
34 Dishwashers 570 $19,150 $16,880 - 21,560 10% 3%
35 Cooks, restaurant 560 $25,670 $20,380 - 32,310 12% 5%
36 Medical assistants 550 $35,850 $27,160 - 46,460 35% 10%
37 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 550 $29,180 $19,390 - 44,260 4% 6%
38 Counter and rental clerks 550 $25,470 $16,640 - 39,100 23% 16%
39 Farmworkers and laborers, crop, nursery, and greenhouse 550 $19,520 $16,840 - 23,520 -3% 4%
40 Carpenters 530 $60,880 $41,250 - 80,490 10% 6%
41 Tellers 530 $26,130 $21,210 - 34,840 14% 16%
42 Preschool teachers, except special education 520 $28,830 $19,960 - 40,870 26% 43%
43 Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 490 $18,990 $16,640 - 22,800 10% 8%
44 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 480 $55,070 $32,590 - 85,850 11% 4%
45 Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders 480 $22,790 $18,140 - 25,880 -5% 5%
46 Amusement and recreation attendants 470 $20,150 $16,820 - 25,160 24% 22%
47 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 430 $45,520 $23,650 - 65,760 14% 4%
48 Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 380 $44,600 $24,220 - 66,120 27% 47%
49 Security guards 370 $28,980 $19,050 - 41,240 17% 13%
50 Dental assistants 360 $33,210 $22,760 - 47,330 29% 9%
51 Child care workers 360 $22,940 $17,160 - 32,860 18% 15%
52 Police and sheriff's patrol officers 350 $77,080 $57,980 - 99,210 11% 33%
53 Dental hygienists 320 $81,210 $46,780 - 115,480 30% 33%
54 Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 310 $34,870 $23,850 - 49,870 4% 15%
55 Computer support specialists 300 $50,600 $29,180 - 77,150 13% 43%
56 Industrial truck and tractor operators 300 $34,920 $25,810 - 47,890 -2% 2%
57 Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 300 $19,290 $16,840 - 22,730 10% 17%
58 Postal service mail carriers 290 $0 $ - 1% 11%
59 Administrative services managers 270 $84,690 $48,290 - 134,850 12% 40%
60 Sales representatives, services, all other 260 $64,110 $24,880 - 109,630 28% 48%
61 Painters, construction and maintenance 260 $38,370 $23,750 - 52,000 12% 6%
62 Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 260 $22,020 $17,550 - 26,940 17% 14%
63 Food service managers 240 $49,160 $34,840 - 64,840 5% 24%
64 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 230 $67,670 $41,380 - 87,180 9% 10%
65 Bill and account collectors 230 $37,310 $28,860 - 49,480 23% 13%
66 Protective service workers, all other 220 $35,920 $23,560 - 50,030 13% 31%
67 All other information and record clerks 220 $32,280 $16,980 - 47,760 -13% 21%
68 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 210 $65,850 $38,020 - 98,110 7% 13%
69 Fire fighters 210 $45,410 $27,550 - 73,020 12% 18%
70 Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists 210 $30,990 $18,590 - 55,250 12% 6%
71 Recreation workers 210 $27,330 $17,720 - 38,950 13% 47%
72 Cooks, institution and cafeteria 210 $26,740 $18,320 - 39,160 11% 5%
73 Kindergarten teachers, except special education 200 $58,150 $39,500 - 80,630 16% 43%
74 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 200 $55,180 $33,610 - 81,880 -5% 15%
75 Drywall and ceiling tile installers 200 $52,380 $34,980 - 66,420 7% 2%
76 Order clerks 200 $33,190 $23,050 - 44,600 -24% 16%
77 Driver/sales workers 200 $27,630 $16,640 - 43,250 -5% 4%
78 Electricians 190 $69,490 $55,570 - 93,980 7% 7%
79 Pharmacy technicians 190 $37,950 $26,640 - 48,170 32% 16%
80 Assemblers and fabricators, all other 190 $30,190 $19,060 - 46,410 -9% 5%
81 Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 190 $24,060 $16,640 - 31,820 14% 3%
82 Home health aides 190 $23,560 $17,950 - 31,250 49% 7%
83 Roofers 180 $55,610 $38,080 - 81,190 14% 3%
84 Team assemblers 180 $27,830 $17,910 - 46,110 0% 5%
85 Bakers 170 $26,760 $18,070 - 38,520 10% 8%
86 Helpers--production workers 170 $20,340 $16,640 - 28,450 -1% 4%
87 Cement masons and concrete finishers 160 $43,370 $24,740 - 65,800 11% 2%
88 First-line supervisors/managers of personal service workers 160 $35,420 $18,540 - 52,440 16% 26%
89 First-line supervisors/managers of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers 150 $48,910 $35,310 - 64,160 18% 15%
90 File clerks 150 $23,560 $16,640 - 36,650 -41% 20%
91 First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 140 $74,770 $46,230 - 108,930 4% 38%
92 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 140 $48,750 $34,750 - 63,690 14% 7%
93 Library technicians 140 $43,500 $28,560 - 60,910 9% 27%
94 Production, planning, and expediting clerks 140 $42,400 $28,650 - 60,140 4% 30%
95 Insurance claims and policy processing clerks 140 $40,330 $29,180 - 57,240 -1% 22%
96 Payroll and timekeeping clerks 140 $39,620 $28,040 - 51,560 3% 18%
97 Library assistants, clerical 140 $34,290 $26,840 - 41,330 8% 37%
98 Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers 140 $31,050 $18,010 - 48,870 -27% 6%
99 Cooks, short order 140 $24,060 $18,260 - 31,370 5% 5%
100 Pharmacy aides 140 $23,580 $18,810 - 29,820 -11% 10%
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Jobs More Common Near Santa Cruz Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Geoscientists, except hydrologists and geographers 67,640 130 7.4
Pharmacy aides 23,580 140 5.8
Health educators 44,580 200 5.7
Urban and regional planners 73,720 100 4.9
Protective service workers, all other 35,920 220 4.9
Mental health and substance abuse social workers 51,390 340 4.7
Electromechanical equipment assemblers 0 120 4.2
Teachers and instructors, all other 52,690 1,130 3.8
Computer hardware engineers 103,120 140 3.8
Farmworkers and laborers, crop, nursery, and greenhouse 19,520 550 3.7
Amusement and recreation attendants 20,150 470 3.3
Education, training, and library workers, all other 33,170 140 3.2
Dental hygienists 81,210 320 3
Self-enrichment education teachers 37,620 290 3
Drywall and ceiling tile installers 52,380 200 2.7
Maintenance workers, machinery 0 100 2.7
Cooks, fast food 19,110 840 2.7
Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 44,600 380 2.7
Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers 29,170 100 2.6
Roofers 55,610 180 2.5
Meat, poultry, and fish cutters and trimmers 22,040 100 2.5
Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders 22,790 480 2.5
Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 20,200 610 2.4
Environmental scientists and specialists, including health 60,220 110 2.3
First-line supervisors/managers of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers 48,910 150 2.3
Personal and home care aides 24,180 620 2.3
Instructional coordinators 70,240 170 2.3
Library technicians 43,500 140 2.3
Water and liquid waste treatment plant and system operators 53,830 120 2.2
Medical secretaries 32,570 620 2.2
Library assistants, clerical 34,290 140 2.2
Preschool teachers, except special education 28,830 520 2.2
Kindergarten teachers, except special education 58,150 200 2.1
Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 62,680 1,210 2.1
Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 66,290 120 2.1
Bakers 26,760 170 2.1
Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 22,020 260 2
Network systems and data communications analysts 66,230 310 2
Marketing managers 131,600 220 2
First-line supervisors/managers of personal service workers 35,420 160 2
Food service managers 49,160 240 2
Counter and rental clerks 25,470 550 2
Bartenders 20,160 600 2
Dental assistants 33,210 360 2
Child, family, and school social workers 47,850 300 1.9
Butchers and meat cutters 39,750 130 1.9
Social and community service managers 67,920 130 1.9
Medical assistants 35,850 550 1.8
Coaches and scouts 43,390 180 1.8
General and operations managers 106,600 1,820 1.8

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

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
Police and sheriff's patrol officers 77,080 1.59 350
Roofers 55,610 1.58 180
Carpenters 60,880 1.55 530
Electricians 69,490 1.48 190
Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 44,600 1.48 380
Library technicians 43,500 1.47 140
Library assistants, clerical 34,290 1.43 140
Cashiers 26,510 1.43 2,830
Registered nurses 88,010 1.43 1,300
Teachers and instructors, all other 52,690 1.39 1,130
Drywall and ceiling tile installers 52,380 1.36 200
Pharmacy technicians 37,950 1.35 190
Water and liquid waste treatment plant and system operators 53,830 1.32 120
Butchers and meat cutters 39,750 1.32 130
Customer service representatives 38,720 1.3 580
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 41,470 1.3 1,490
Marketing managers 131,600 1.29 220
Mental health and substance abuse social workers 51,390 1.29 340
Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 31,140 1.28 870
Dental hygienists 81,210 1.28 320
Medical assistants 35,850 1.28 550
Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 101,030 1.28 110
Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 102,500 1.26 200
Automotive service technicians and mechanics 45,520 1.25 430
Lawyers 127,910 1.25 260
Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products 63,340 1.25 130
Managers, all other 102,840 1.24 210
Sales representatives, services, all other 64,110 1.24 260
Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists 30,990 1.23 210
Graphic designers 49,710 1.23 150
Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 48,750 1.23 140
Teacher assistants 27,310 1.23 1,150
Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 62,680 1.23 1,210
Kindergarten teachers, except special education 58,150 1.22 200
Network and computer systems administrators 74,910 1.22 140
Instructional coordinators 70,240 1.22 170
Insurance claims and policy processing clerks 40,330 1.22 140
Coaches and scouts 43,390 1.22 180
Personal and home care aides 24,180 1.21 620
Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 68,430 1.21 890
Bill and account collectors 37,310 1.21 230
Computer software engineers, systems software 100,510 1.21 250
Computer support specialists 50,600 1.21 300
Cooks, short order 24,060 1.2 140
Pharmacists 126,170 1.2 160
Computer and information systems managers 121,150 1.2 150
Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 55,070 1.19 480
Social and human service assistants 33,860 1.19 280
Social and community service managers 67,920 1.19 130
Child care workers 22,940 1.19 360

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