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West Palm Beach Employment

Employment and Industries in the West Palm Beach, Florida Area

The West Palm Beach economy is primarily powered by tourism. The West Palm Beach region is also bolstered by manufacturing of computers, electrical and electronic equipment, plastics, paint, jewelry and furniture. The region includes numerous industrial parks and high technology industries. Commercial fishing is also part of the economy. West Palm Beach's economy has been ranked #4 in the Milken Institute's best performing US cities index.

The county includes numerous industry clusters such as aerospace & engineering, communications & information technology, agriculture & food processing, medical & pharmaceutical products and business & financial services.

The major employment sectors in West Palm Beach include tourism, healthcare, construction, professional, scientific and technical services; finance and insurance and education. Many of the workers are employed in blue-collar professions including building maintenance, goods transportation and electrical repair. The city also has a large number of teachers, managers and nurses. West Palm Beach is the region's employment center.

Some of the most popular jobs in West Palm Beach that are primarily filled by workers with college degrees are registered nurses, wholesale and manufacturing sales representatives, teachers, accountants and auditors, lawyers, management analysts, computer programmers and personal financial advisors.

The major employers in the West Palm Beach area are shown below:

  • Pratt & Whitney - Aerospace engineering
  • Columbia PB Healthcare System
  • Motorola
  • Flo-Sun Inc
  • Florida Power & Light
  • Office Depot Headquarters
  • Siemens
  • Florida Crystals - Agriculture
  • Palm Beach Newspapers - Newspaper publishing
  • Southland Forming - Concrete contractors
  • Thermo Electron North America - Professional equipment and supplies
  • C Mac Packaging Systems - Paperboard mills
  • Quality Concrete & Rental Inc - Concrete contractors
  • Jet Aviation - Aviation
  • Rinker Materials Corp - Concrete manufacturing
  • Ranger Construction Industries - Highway construction
  • Kimley-Horn - Engineering

Interesting data about West Palm Beach: About 27% of the residents over the age of 25 hold a bachelor's degree or better. In 2008 the cost of living index was 96.7. The nation's average is 100. The estimated median household income in 2007 was $45,000.

Business organizations providing assistance to West Palm Beach companies include:

The South Florida Business Journal offers up-to-date information about the business endeavors in West Palm Beach.

Most Popular Jobs in West Palm Beach, Florida 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 10,310 $63,430 $45,840 - 82,930 24% 56%
2 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 7,060 $55,690 $24,920 - 95,460 8% 51%
3 Elementary school teachers, except special education 6,120 $46,570 $33,720 - 67,850 14% 95%
4 Accountants and auditors 5,780 $67,310 $35,410 - 103,890 18% 79%
5 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 3,530 $50,070 $35,220 - 74,400 6% 96%
6 Lawyers 3,480 $140,730 $58,400 - 11% 99%
7 Management analysts 3,260 $92,190 $43,840 - 164,560 22% 78%
8 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 2,470 $47,500 $34,620 - 68,890 11% 95%
9 Personal financial advisors 2,120 $69,880 $28,400 - 121,230 41% 81%
10 Computer programmers 2,120 $67,670 $29,140 - 104,180 -4% 73%
11 Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 2,040 $107,060 $35,390 - 25% 67%
12 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 1,750 $86,800 $39,220 - 139,330 12% 51%
13 Computer systems analysts 1,620 $76,330 $45,350 - 117,260 29% 68%
14 Financial managers 1,510 $113,270 $57,740 - 13% 60%
15 Chief executives 1,390 $187,780 $104,420 - 2% 65%
16 Sales managers 1,350 $132,100 $53,020 - 10% 69%
17 Teachers and instructors, all other 1,330 $39,800 $20,190 - 65,060 9% 54%
18 Network systems and data communications analysts 1,290 $78,370 $43,020 - 115,900 53% 57%
19 Computer software engineers, systems software 1,070 $94,890 $55,070 - 139,100 28% 85%
20 Public relations specialists 1,060 $55,350 $31,510 - 83,960 18% 81%
21 Computer software engineers, applications 980 $85,720 $55,260 - 116,910 45% 85%
22 Mental health and substance abuse social workers 980 $32,070 $22,070 - 42,770 30% 77%
23 Network and computer systems administrators 930 $74,110 $46,650 - 105,260 27% 50%
24 Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 930 $56,630 $33,540 - 84,470 17% 56%
25 Managers, all other 920 $100,550 $54,080 - 162,570 7% 55%
26 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 910 $46,710 $29,990 - 75,020 5% 58%
27 Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 860 $54,040 $27,770 - 89,510 18% 56%
28 Self-enrichment education teachers 860 $44,270 $25,060 - 67,580 23% 54%
29 Education, training, and library workers, all other 850 $54,520 $25,890 - 81,770 11% 79%
30 Sales and related workers, all other 840 $39,930 $15,580 - 68,100 14% 62%
31 Financial analysts 830 $74,510 $46,040 - 103,770 34% 87%
32 Advertising sales agents 810 $43,080 $22,140 - 75,960 20% 56%
33 Graphic designers 800 $51,050 $28,710 - 85,370 10% 55%
34 Civil engineers 790 $84,230 $54,080 - 119,730 18% 87%
35 Physical therapists 790 $76,830 $55,290 - 116,100 27% 89%
36 Educational, vocational, and school counselors 780 $52,060 $33,830 - 78,190 13% 73%
37 Industrial engineers 770 $76,510 $40,530 - 107,520 20% 74%
38 Coaches and scouts 720 $42,170 $19,880 - 71,330 15% 60%
39 Computer and information systems managers 660 $123,790 $78,230 - 16% 73%
40 Financial specialists, all other 660 $66,500 $40,010 - 99,160 12% 50%
41 Training and development specialists 650 $58,240 $37,260 - 83,090 18% 56%
42 Marketing managers 620 $108,800 $55,510 - 14% 69%
43 Medical and health services managers 590 $99,050 $58,560 - 161,960 16% 57%
44 Community and social service specialists, all other 570 $40,970 $28,330 - 59,290 25% 58%
45 Dentists, general 550 $149,740 $38,510 - 9% 100%
46 Interior designers 550 $54,300 $30,010 - 101,430 20% 55%
47 Librarians 530 $53,980 $35,460 - 77,790 4% 85%
48 Medical and clinical laboratory technologists 530 $52,630 $35,550 - 68,180 12% 51%
49 Market research analysts 510 $65,500 $35,370 - 108,150 20% 82%
50 Medical and public health social workers 510 $49,370 $33,880 - 76,760 24% 77%
51 Social and human service assistants 500 $33,890 $21,530 - 50,260 34% 58%
52 Editors 490 $0 $ - 2% 81%
53 Speech-language pathologists 480 $64,190 $44,540 - 84,350 11% 98%
54 Operations research analysts 470 $66,340 $40,230 - 101,600 11% 71%
55 Environmental scientists and specialists, including health 470 $57,460 $36,220 - 84,600 25% 93%
56 Mechanical engineers 460 $75,390 $47,860 - 106,870 4% 78%
57 Child, family, and school social workers 460 $38,600 $23,970 - 55,330 19% 77%
58 Database administrators 450 $73,090 $42,920 - 103,180 29% 72%
59 Architects, except landscape and naval 430 $71,090 $37,130 - 118,380 18% 88%
60 Electronics engineers, except computer 420 $73,810 $41,200 - 106,970 4% 81%
61 Electrical engineers 410 $75,720 $46,790 - 109,350 6% 81%
62 Instructional coordinators 410 $52,950 $26,810 - 90,870 23% 79%
63 Detectives and criminal investigators 390 $65,230 $43,910 - 91,410 17% 54%
64 Tax preparers 390 $24,830 $16,180 - 41,970 -8% 54%
65 Engineers, all other 380 $83,570 $47,740 - 118,700 6% 82%
66 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 370 $38,930 $19,540 - 58,840 15% 51%
67 Engineering managers 330 $122,660 $86,460 - 7% 84%
68 Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists 330 $55,370 $33,750 - 86,020 18% 56%
69 Occupational therapists 310 $73,940 $56,840 - 92,520 23% 90%
70 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 300 $99,970 $78,480 - 126,670 8% 78%
71 Aerospace engineers 300 $84,420 $58,930 - 120,160 10% 87%
72 Credit analysts 300 $54,370 $29,430 - 84,150 2% 60%
73 Surveyors 280 $58,870 $26,460 - 94,280 24% 82%
74 Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors 270 $35,680 $23,220 - 50,490 34% 73%
75 Producers and directors 250 $56,460 $30,030 - 85,270 11% 75%
76 Reporters and correspondents 250 $53,630 $26,940 - 81,500 1% 85%
77 Physician assistants 240 $78,160 $27,090 - 131,930 27% 67%
78 Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other 240 $59,390 $39,280 - 80,380 12% 94%
79 Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 240 $57,840 $29,400 - 89,060 16% 99%
80 Budget analysts 230 $53,010 $34,820 - 78,170 7% 78%
81 Veterinarians 220 $119,990 $58,530 - 35% 100%
82 Human resources managers, all other 220 $87,480 $55,230 - 129,130 11% 58%
83 Rehabilitation counselors 220 $42,610 $23,630 - 76,720 23% 73%
84 Commercial pilots 210 $89,590 $44,400 - 148,360 13% 74%
85 Mental health counselors 210 $41,550 $28,870 - 58,150 30% 73%
86 Urban and regional planners 200 $66,060 $44,970 - 94,060 15% 92%
87 Floral designers 200 $29,670 $15,520 - 47,510 -9% 55%
88 Merchandise displayers and window trimmers 200 $27,760 $20,380 - 42,200 11% 55%
89 Chemists 190 $55,490 $32,670 - 88,840 9% 93%
90 Purchasing managers 180 $102,360 $59,880 - 152,520 3% 57%
91 Social and community service managers 180 $101,380 $51,660 - 25% 72%
92 Environmental engineers 180 $76,570 $44,730 - 102,480 25% 86%
93 Therapists, all other 180 $70,570 $32,570 - 135,080 10% 83%
94 Dietitians and nutritionists 150 $49,330 $35,890 - 64,870 9% 72%
95 Clergy 150 $46,510 $27,800 - 66,070 19% 75%
96 Musicians and singers 150 $0 $ - 10% 53%
97 Compensation and benefits managers 140 $103,910 $55,940 - 161,120 12% 58%
98 Insurance underwriters 140 $48,900 $34,170 - 73,650 6% 53%
99 Writers and authors 140 $45,100 $25,660 - 62,620 13% 84%
100 Counselors, all other 140 $43,250 $27,230 - 66,890 17% 73%

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 19,980 $32,880 $16,130 - 62,480 12% 25%
2 Cashiers 15,200 $18,850 $14,830 - 24,170 -3% 10%
3 Waiters and waitresses 14,790 $22,460 $14,830 - 34,310 11% 14%
4 Stock clerks and order fillers 11,970 $21,810 $15,410 - 30,950 -8% 8%
5 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 11,090 $29,970 $18,980 - 42,200 1% 18%
6 Office clerks, general 10,610 $24,780 $15,360 - 36,620 13% 19%
7 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 10,420 $18,230 $14,660 - 25,000 18% 5%
8 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 9,230 $22,470 $15,210 - 31,720 18% 6%
9 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 8,830 $21,390 $14,980 - 30,140 15% 4%
10 Customer service representatives 8,500 $30,400 $20,450 - 44,020 25% 22%
11 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 8,150 $34,870 $21,560 - 49,700 13% 16%
12 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 7,990 $40,400 $26,940 - 58,650 15% 18%
13 Security guards 7,940 $23,410 $16,760 - 31,890 17% 13%
14 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 7,280 $23,000 $17,790 - 29,550 18% 7%
15 Sales representatives, services, all other 7,100 $55,200 $21,470 - 100,110 28% 48%
16 Receptionists and information clerks 6,140 $25,910 $17,640 - 33,920 17% 13%
17 Cooks, restaurant 5,710 $25,560 $18,940 - 32,710 12% 5%
18 Maintenance and repair workers, general 5,470 $32,510 $21,730 - 47,080 10% 6%
19 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 5,400 $21,920 $15,660 - 31,840 2% 5%
20 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 5,140 $47,640 $28,420 - 73,220 6% 29%
21 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 4,990 $48,790 $29,010 - 80,230 4% 25%
22 Business operations specialists, all other 4,280 $62,380 $23,450 - 102,220 21% 49%
23 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 4,210 $19,120 $14,800 - 25,080 13% 5%
24 General and operations managers 4,030 $104,900 $45,140 - 2% 48%
25 Food preparation workers 3,830 $20,910 $15,260 - 29,640 15% 7%
26 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 3,820 $42,340 $33,820 - 52,370 14% 7%
27 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 3,680 $63,320 $37,600 - 98,920 9% 10%
28 Electricians 3,340 $40,820 $27,810 - 56,840 7% 7%
29 Packers and packagers, hand 3,220 $20,950 $14,880 - 33,120 -12% 3%
30 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 3,160 $34,380 $21,050 - 48,860 11% 14%
31 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 3,110 $30,700 $19,860 - 43,100 8% 4%
32 Medical assistants 3,080 $30,030 $23,010 - 38,180 35% 10%
33 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 3,070 $35,400 $22,680 - 51,860 10% 4%
34 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 2,970 $39,040 $21,860 - 59,970 14% 4%
35 Dishwashers 2,970 $17,430 $14,650 - 21,170 10% 3%
36 Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 2,820 $17,880 $14,670 - 23,380 10% 8%
37 Farmworkers and laborers, crop, nursery, and greenhouse 2,780 $17,850 $14,740 - 24,000 -3% 4%
38 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 2,740 $29,860 $17,250 - 42,590 4% 6%
39 Police and sheriff's patrol officers 2,710 $56,630 $38,120 - 80,010 11% 33%
40 Tellers 2,540 $25,750 $20,480 - 32,380 14% 16%
41 Insurance sales agents 2,500 $84,750 $30,590 - 13% 45%
42 Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 2,470 $19,200 $14,820 - 24,900 12% 6%
43 Bartenders 2,460 $24,100 $15,180 - 36,970 11% 17%
44 Home health aides 2,460 $21,070 $17,240 - 25,880 49% 7%
45 Amusement and recreation attendants 2,250 $19,610 $14,840 - 27,180 24% 22%
46 Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 2,240 $21,640 $15,340 - 30,860 10% 17%
47 Bill and account collectors 2,220 $29,550 $20,810 - 39,670 23% 13%
48 Computer support specialists 2,210 $42,750 $26,690 - 64,300 13% 43%
49 Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists 2,200 $28,770 $16,080 - 41,440 12% 6%
50 Fire fighters 2,110 $59,930 $38,000 - 86,400 12% 18%
51 Child care workers 2,100 $18,230 $14,830 - 23,630 18% 15%
52 Physicians and surgeons, all other 2,050 $182,050 $91,430 - 0% 0%
53 Paralegals and legal assistants 1,940 $48,220 $33,450 - 67,340 22% 45%
54 Teacher assistants 1,920 $19,700 $14,750 - 28,820 10% 18%
55 Legal secretaries 1,880 $42,940 $29,680 - 59,880 12% 18%
56 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 1,880 $38,230 $23,490 - 54,970 11% 4%
57 Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers 1,860 $38,680 $25,970 - 51,690 9% 3%
58 Counter and rental clerks 1,830 $24,700 $15,560 - 41,260 23% 16%
59 Loan officers 1,790 $66,690 $30,900 - 105,060 12% 49%
60 Recreation workers 1,780 $25,490 $17,420 - 37,560 13% 47%
61 Real estate sales agents 1,690 $39,660 $15,640 - 89,080 11% 45%
62 Preschool teachers, except special education 1,690 $24,280 $17,560 - 34,670 26% 43%
63 Painters, construction and maintenance 1,610 $31,270 $16,200 - 45,620 12% 6%
64 Medical secretaries 1,610 $29,880 $21,740 - 40,680 17% 18%
65 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 1,590 $60,240 $39,650 - 88,380 7% 13%
66 Postal service mail carriers 1,570 $0 $ - 1% 11%
67 Postsecondary teachers, all other 1,560 $41,050 $21,880 - 68,850 0% 0%
68 Cooks, fast food 1,480 $17,280 $14,420 - 23,720 8% 5%
69 Pharmacy technicians 1,470 $27,620 $18,700 - 38,250 32% 16%
70 Driver/sales workers 1,410 $25,700 $14,900 - 42,790 -5% 4%
71 Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 1,400 $35,860 $25,430 - 49,620 8% 3%
72 Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 1,390 $33,770 $24,290 - 43,810 4% 15%
73 Dental assistants 1,380 $37,370 $28,280 - 48,810 29% 9%
74 Property, real estate, and community association managers 1,320 $62,310 $34,000 - 100,660 15% 36%
75 Installation, maintenance, and repair workers, all other 1,290 $34,740 $19,110 - 51,290 8% 9%
76 File clerks 1,290 $26,200 $17,810 - 37,170 -41% 20%
77 Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products 1,230 $55,970 $34,500 - 82,730 0% 42%
78 Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 1,180 $21,860 $16,560 - 29,150 14% 3%
79 First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 1,170 $89,620 $40,210 - 4% 38%
80 Bus drivers, school 1,160 $20,360 $16,180 - 25,510 9% 4%
81 Cost estimators 1,140 $57,630 $28,840 - 86,110 19% 32%
82 First-line supervisors/managers of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers 1,130 $44,590 $30,090 - 62,920 18% 15%
83 Interviewers, except eligibility and loan 1,130 $28,530 $21,100 - 38,260 10% 24%
84 Roofers 1,120 $30,040 $21,390 - 40,770 14% 3%
85 Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 1,090 $35,820 $15,050 - 64,570 27% 47%
86 Industrial truck and tractor operators 1,080 $28,230 $21,000 - 38,210 -2% 2%
87 Data entry keyers 1,080 $26,330 $15,800 - 37,290 -5% 18%
88 Team assemblers 1,060 $26,640 $16,470 - 41,020 0% 5%
89 Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 1,050 $22,920 $17,010 - 30,680 17% 14%
90 Food servers, nonrestaurant 1,050 $21,660 $15,430 - 28,340 16% 9%
91 Construction managers 1,040 $96,970 $41,110 - 162,220 16% 29%
92 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 1,040 $55,750 $31,190 - 83,020 -5% 15%
93 Personal care and service workers, all other 1,040 $23,430 $16,230 - 31,570 -13% 21%
94 Loan interviewers and clerks 1,030 $33,360 $22,250 - 47,370 -1% 24%
95 Electrical and electronic engineering technicians 1,020 $57,130 $35,770 - 74,600 4% 18%
96 All other information and record clerks 970 $32,720 $22,210 - 46,800 -13% 21%
97 Chefs and head cooks 950 $47,530 $23,500 - 75,650 8% 14%
98 Bus drivers, transit and intercity 940 $37,220 $22,590 - 51,390 13% 4%
99 Construction and related workers, all other 920 $30,450 $15,190 - 49,060 9% 4%
100 Radiologic technologists and technicians 910 $51,240 $38,790 - 65,330 15% 25%
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Jobs More Common Near West Palm Beach Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Power distributors and dispatchers 57,790 530 44
Locksmiths and safe repairers 0 340 6.8
Pesticide handlers, sprayers, and applicators, vegetation 30,790 260 6.6
Construction and related workers, all other 30,450 920 6
Photographic process workers 31,570 280 5.2
Helpers--roofers 22,580 230 5
Shampooers 17,630 230 4.8
Personal care and service workers, all other 23,430 1,040 4.7
Therapists, all other 70,570 180 4.5
Locker room, coatroom, and dressing room attendants 22,590 270 4.2
Forensic science technicians 47,720 110 3.9
Fiberglass laminators and fabricators 35,040 210 3.8
Transportation workers, all other 25,230 360 3.4
Avionics technicians 64,180 150 3.3
Captains, mates, and pilots of water vessels 57,190 330 3.3
Personal financial advisors 69,880 2,120 3.3
Pest control workers 33,300 780 3.2
Glaziers 34,050 470 3.2
Pharmacy aides 18,610 490 3.1
Helpers--painters, paperhangers, plasterers, and stucco masons 25,190 160 2.9
Commercial pilots 89,590 210 2.9
Manicurists and pedicurists 20,090 440 2.9
Education, training, and library workers, all other 54,520 850 2.9
Sales representatives, services, all other 55,200 7,100 2.9
Farmworkers and laborers, crop, nursery, and greenhouse 17,850 2,780 2.8
Concierges 25,250 220 2.8
Massage therapists 37,190 500 2.6
Interior designers 54,300 550 2.6
Home appliance repairers 46,350 290 2.6
Farm equipment mechanics 35,600 110 2.6
First-line supervisors/managers of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers 44,590 1,130 2.6
Outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics 36,390 140 2.6
Real estate sales agents 39,660 1,690 2.5
Psychiatric technicians 23,940 290 2.5
Chefs and head cooks 47,530 950 2.5
Court reporters 33,700 110 2.5
Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 22,470 9,230 2.5
Pipelayers 33,530 460 2.5
First-line supervisors/managers of farming, fishing, and forestry workers 44,300 120 2.4
Surveying and mapping technicians 35,180 670 2.4
Installation, maintenance, and repair workers, all other 34,740 1,290 2.4
Crushing, grinding, and polishing machine setters, operators, and tenders 28,510 250 2.4
Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other 59,390 240 2.4
Roofers 30,040 1,120 2.4
Amusement and recreation attendants 19,610 2,250 2.4
Helpers, construction trades, all other 24,280 170 2.3
Postsecondary teachers, all other 41,050 1,560 2.3
Motor vehicle operators, all other 25,190 630 2.2
Appraisers and assessors of real estate 66,830 510 2.2
Protective service workers, all other 37,630 630 2.1

Work Paying Relatively Well in the West Palm Beach, Florida Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
Social and community service managers 101,380 1.78 180
Transportation, storage, and distribution managers 131,160 1.63 200
Lifeguards, ski patrol, and other recreational protective service workers 30,210 1.56 500
Insurance sales agents 84,750 1.51 2,500
Radio and television announcers 57,860 1.48 120
First-line supervisors/managers of fire fighting and prevention workers 95,510 1.43 140
Fire fighters 59,930 1.42 2,110
Veterinarians 119,990 1.39 220
Lawyers 140,730 1.37 3,480
Food service managers 65,750 1.35 830
Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 107,060 1.35 2,040
Retail salespersons 32,880 1.35 19,980
Opticians, dispensing 45,850 1.35 270
Sales managers 132,100 1.34 1,350
Library technicians 39,640 1.34 190
Helpers--production workers 31,680 1.34 500
Legislators 47,490 1.33 120
Education, training, and library workers, all other 54,520 1.33 850
Office machine operators, except computer 34,950 1.31 200
Reporters and correspondents 53,630 1.31 250
Therapists, all other 70,570 1.31 180
Mail clerks and mail machine operators, except postal service 33,110 1.3 630
Avionics technicians 64,180 1.3 150
Home appliance repairers 46,350 1.3 290
Appraisers and assessors of real estate 66,830 1.3 510
Food preparation and serving related workers, all other 28,020 1.29 320
First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 89,620 1.28 1,170
Commercial pilots 89,590 1.28 210
Graphic designers 51,050 1.27 800
Police, fire, and ambulance dispatchers 43,810 1.26 440
First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 48,790 1.26 4,990
Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters 38,600 1.26 280
Management analysts 92,190 1.25 3,260
Chief executives 187,780 1.25 1,390
Bartenders 24,100 1.24 2,460
First-line supervisors/managers of police and detectives 90,310 1.24 200
Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 43,630 1.24 410
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 38,620 1.23 290
Education administrators, all other 93,710 1.23 120
Floral designers 29,670 1.23 200
Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 99,970 1.22 300
Computer and information systems managers 123,790 1.22 660
Bus drivers, transit and intercity 37,220 1.22 940
Financial managers 113,270 1.22 1,510
Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 21,640 1.22 2,240
Managers, all other 100,550 1.22 920
First-line supervisors/managers of personal service workers 43,270 1.21 620
Network systems and data communications analysts 78,370 1.21 1,290
Protective service workers, all other 37,630 1.21 630
Fiberglass laminators and fabricators 35,040 1.21 210

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Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.
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