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Champaign Employment

Employment and Industries in the Champaign, Illinois Area

Champaign is the economic center of East Central Illinois. Also, due to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and numerous well known technology startup firms, Champaign is recognized as a significant part of the Silicon Prairie. Champaign is also home to numerous Fortune 500 companies.

The city includes a prominent technology and software sector. The Research Park includes numerous prominent companies such as iCyt, Illinois State Geological Survey, Yahoo!, Science Applications International Corporation, National Center for Supercomputing Applications, Riverglass Inc, State Farm Research Center and Tekion. Some of the notable technology and software firms with offices in Champaign are AMD, IBM, Intel, Wolfram Research, Power World, Phonak, the Construction Engineering Research Laboratory in Champaign and the United States Army Corps of Engineers.

The city is also home to nationally known record labels, recording studios, booking agencies and artist management firms such as Undertow Music, Polyvinyl Records, Pogo Studios, Parasol Records and Nocodemus Booking Agency.

Shown below is a list of the major employers in the Champaign area:

  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Carle Clinic Association
  • Carle Foundation Hospital
  • Champaign School Districts
  • Kraft Foods
  • Parkland College
  • Provena Covenant Medical Center
  • Christie Clinic P.C.
  • Kirby Foods Inc
  • Jeld-Wen
  • Devonshire Group LLC
  • Bartlett Management Services Inc
  • City of Champaign
  • Health Alliance Medical Plans
  • Tri Star Marketing
  • Walmart
  • Health Alliance Medical Plans
  • Horizon Hobby Inc
  • News-Gazette
  • Human Kinetics
  • Conair
  • Hobbico

Some of the jobs more prevalent in Champaign than most of the nation's other cities include cooks, physical scientists; education, training and library workers; machinery maintenance workers, managers, community and social service specialists, editors; and medical and clinical laboratory technicians.

A list of the major employment sectors is shown below:

  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Technology and software
  • Accommodation and food services
  • Government
  • Construction
  • Finance and insurance

Noteworthy information about Champaign: In 2008 the cost of living index was 84 which is less than the national average of 100. The estimated median household income in Champaign in 2007 was $35,000. Regarding the population over the age of 25, approximately 44% have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Champaign companies are provided assistance by business organizations including:

The News-Gazette offers up-to-date information regarding the business activities in Champaign.

Most Popular Jobs in Champaign, Illinois 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 1,740 $62,760 $43,360 - 80,490 24% 56%
2 Managers, all other 1,720 $89,360 $51,490 - 139,340 7% 55%
3 Elementary school teachers, except special education 1,270 $46,880 $24,970 - 73,330 14% 95%
4 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 910 $51,390 $26,200 - 83,280 6% 96%
5 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 660 $52,340 $27,830 - 81,460 8% 51%
6 Accountants and auditors 550 $59,870 $37,050 - 95,940 18% 79%
7 Education, training, and library workers, all other 520 $54,550 $33,640 - 84,460 11% 79%
8 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 440 $44,350 $27,710 - 63,870 11% 95%
9 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 330 $63,210 $49,150 - 80,080 15% 51%
10 Computer programmers 330 $48,880 $30,470 - 78,120 -4% 73%
11 Mental health and substance abuse social workers 330 $26,540 $20,480 - 34,760 30% 77%
12 Graphic designers 290 $33,950 $21,870 - 51,300 10% 55%
13 Community and social service specialists, all other 290 $31,190 $21,050 - 50,030 25% 58%
14 Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 280 $39,450 $20,720 - 69,680 20% 87%
15 Editors 270 $41,650 $22,200 - 64,740 2% 81%
16 Civil engineers 260 $67,050 $44,700 - 100,640 18% 87%
17 Computer specialists, all other 250 $66,470 $40,840 - 99,810 15% 68%
18 Coaches and scouts 240 $0 $ - 15% 60%
19 Network and computer systems administrators 220 $62,740 $42,260 - 85,930 27% 50%
20 Child, family, and school social workers 220 $43,840 $22,410 - 66,110 19% 77%
21 Chief executives 210 $114,000 $15,950 - 2% 65%
22 Financial managers 210 $93,390 $53,630 - 146,620 13% 60%
23 Lawyers 190 $128,670 $57,880 - 11% 99%
24 Educational, vocational, and school counselors 190 $54,660 $35,580 - 83,800 13% 73%
25 Pharmacists 180 $118,920 $98,830 - 141,240 22% 97%
26 Computer software engineers, systems software 180 $90,730 $57,380 - 133,840 28% 85%
27 Computer software engineers, applications 180 $74,520 $43,890 - 113,140 45% 85%
28 Market research analysts 180 $51,470 $16,390 - 96,060 20% 82%
29 Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 180 $51,420 $26,640 - 74,840 17% 56%
30 Special education teachers, middle school 180 $45,830 $27,720 - 67,220 16% 87%
31 Physical therapists 170 $81,680 $56,690 - 116,510 27% 89%
32 Engineers, all other 170 $79,400 $46,500 - 117,340 6% 82%
33 Physical scientists, all other 170 $73,290 $44,700 - 108,640 6% 98%
34 Sales managers 160 $89,990 $35,200 - 160,490 10% 69%
35 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 160 $89,390 $63,020 - 118,820 8% 78%
36 Training and development specialists 160 $77,310 $35,450 - 128,330 18% 56%
37 Librarians 160 $47,550 $23,600 - 69,100 4% 85%
38 Computer and information systems managers 150 $97,630 $41,710 - 145,220 16% 73%
39 Management analysts 150 $52,920 $22,440 - 79,460 22% 78%
40 Medical and health services managers 140 $78,130 $38,940 - 109,360 16% 57%
41 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 130 $78,540 $29,310 - 133,380 12% 51%
42 Network systems and data communications analysts 130 $58,970 $40,870 - 81,300 53% 57%
43 Advertising sales agents 120 $59,190 $33,950 - 83,880 20% 56%
44 Engineering managers 110 $100,210 $66,980 - 145,980 7% 84%
45 Social and human service assistants 110 $25,140 $16,030 - 34,940 34% 58%
46 Dentists, general 100 $146,560 $83,050 - 9% 100%
47 Legislators 100 $56,020 $15,600 - 82,980 1% 65%
48 Social workers, all other 100 $43,850 $18,610 - 64,840 18% 77%
49 Mechanical engineers 90 $68,350 $42,440 - 112,560 4% 78%
50 Financial specialists, all other 90 $66,210 $37,530 - 99,150 12% 50%
51 Special education teachers, secondary school 90 $47,840 $33,030 - 78,280 9% 87%
52 Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 90 $0 $ - 25% 67%
53 Industrial engineers 80 $74,070 $45,710 - 101,020 20% 74%
54 Veterinarians 80 $57,300 $38,510 - 84,650 35% 100%
55 Public relations specialists 80 $57,000 $38,340 - 80,190 18% 81%
56 Social and community service managers 80 $54,900 $35,320 - 77,990 25% 72%
57 Life scientists, all other 80 $47,960 $33,790 - 64,520 15% 99%
58 Counselors, all other 80 $46,720 $26,060 - 71,410 17% 73%
59 Instructional coordinators 80 $39,680 $23,600 - 63,690 23% 79%
60 Sales and related workers, all other 80 $29,040 $16,360 - 40,800 14% 62%
61 Human resources managers, all other 70 $97,940 $51,880 - 11% 58%
62 Occupational therapists 70 $75,770 $54,210 - 108,140 23% 90%
63 Computer systems analysts 70 $68,660 $38,140 - 102,370 29% 68%
64 Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists 70 $53,670 $34,770 - 67,370 18% 56%
65 Mental health counselors 70 $38,780 $26,050 - 59,300 30% 73%
66 Personal financial advisors 60 $103,070 $47,280 - 41% 81%
67 Database administrators 60 $74,500 $48,850 - 111,880 29% 72%
68 Speech-language pathologists 60 $64,950 $37,290 - 91,520 11% 98%
69 Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 60 $57,460 $39,440 - 77,610 16% 99%
70 Dietitians and nutritionists 60 $49,170 $36,300 - 65,270 9% 72%
71 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 60 $44,880 $27,190 - 70,990 5% 58%
72 Electrical engineers 50 $72,330 $48,180 - 102,720 6% 81%
73 Detectives and criminal investigators 50 $67,870 $55,700 - 90,940 17% 54%
74 Postmasters and mail superintendents 50 $55,260 $41,270 - 75,630 -1% 55%
75 Medical and public health social workers 50 $49,090 $35,690 - 66,610 24% 77%
76 Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 50 $46,130 $28,120 - 64,590 18% 56%
77 Vocational education teachers, secondary school 50 $40,490 $29,150 - 53,850 -5% 96%
78 Biological technicians 50 $36,710 $22,450 - 60,570 16% 60%
79 Reporters and correspondents 50 $25,780 $20,200 - 32,510 1% 85%
80 Architects, except landscape and naval 40 $82,230 $61,180 - 105,390 18% 88%
81 Financial analysts 40 $64,950 $39,700 - 98,720 34% 87%
82 Chemists 40 $60,890 $38,490 - 100,710 9% 93%
83 Purchasing managers 30 $85,020 $47,420 - 129,230 3% 57%
84 Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists 30 $58,060 $29,870 - 79,570 11% 58%
85 Athletic trainers 30 $54,670 $41,860 - 75,400 24% 72%
86 Floral designers 30 $34,900 $20,830 - 48,710 -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 Cashiers 3,280 $18,190 $15,860 - 20,770 -3% 10%
2 Retail salespersons 2,890 $25,420 $16,340 - 34,020 12% 25%
3 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 2,700 $33,800 $22,980 - 47,210 1% 18%
4 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 2,240 $24,550 $17,630 - 32,180 2% 5%
5 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 2,060 $17,850 $15,950 - 20,710 18% 5%
6 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 2,040 $27,930 $16,950 - 38,890 15% 4%
7 Office clerks, general 1,750 $27,130 $16,190 - 40,620 13% 19%
8 Waiters and waitresses 1,630 $18,730 $15,850 - 24,510 11% 14%
9 Stock clerks and order fillers 1,550 $22,840 $16,060 - 35,890 -8% 8%
10 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 1,500 $33,360 $19,210 - 47,590 13% 16%
11 Customer service representatives 1,470 $31,680 $20,540 - 41,820 25% 22%
12 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 1,320 $44,610 $27,150 - 64,390 15% 18%
13 Team assemblers 1,200 $24,570 $16,080 - 35,890 0% 5%
14 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 1,100 $33,190 $19,370 - 44,910 10% 4%
15 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 1,030 $27,090 $19,490 - 37,080 4% 6%
16 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 880 $19,600 $16,060 - 25,530 13% 5%
17 Receptionists and information clerks 860 $23,470 $17,440 - 31,210 17% 13%
18 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 850 $35,000 $21,630 - 51,780 4% 25%
19 Maintenance and repair workers, general 850 $32,630 $19,610 - 51,830 10% 6%
20 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 830 $47,110 $26,390 - 72,810 6% 29%
21 Bartenders 810 $18,150 $15,970 - 22,770 11% 17%
22 Food preparation workers 800 $21,010 $15,910 - 29,260 15% 7%
23 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 780 $23,340 $17,870 - 29,510 18% 7%
24 Carpenters 700 $48,530 $27,160 - 73,850 10% 6%
25 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 690 $33,130 $19,510 - 50,320 11% 14%
26 Teacher assistants 690 $21,750 $16,050 - 30,340 10% 18%
27 Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 690 $18,920 $16,000 - 24,480 10% 8%
28 General and operations managers 670 $96,170 $46,720 - 2% 48%
29 Electricians 650 $63,440 $37,250 - 81,960 7% 7%
30 Police and sheriff's patrol officers 570 $50,310 $29,690 - 68,650 11% 33%
31 Cooks, restaurant 570 $19,870 $15,600 - 27,740 12% 5%
32 Cooks, fast food 570 $18,420 $15,600 - 23,570 8% 5%
33 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 550 $40,120 $23,920 - 60,620 14% 4%
34 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 540 $27,480 $16,370 - 39,690 8% 4%
35 Tellers 530 $21,190 $16,520 - 27,320 14% 16%
36 Office and administrative support workers, all other 460 $45,920 $21,780 - 65,920 -9% 32%
37 Security guards 460 $25,500 $16,240 - 37,540 17% 13%
38 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 430 $26,280 $16,460 - 41,500 18% 6%
39 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 420 $46,970 $28,980 - 68,640 -5% 15%
40 Construction laborers 420 $45,670 $25,350 - 66,260 11% 5%
41 Helpers--production workers 410 $26,660 $18,770 - 34,540 -1% 4%
42 Dishwashers 410 $17,250 $15,840 - 20,050 10% 3%
43 Maintenance workers, machinery 400 $43,800 $29,340 - 56,880 -1% 0%
44 Cooks, institution and cafeteria 390 $23,860 $16,290 - 32,900 11% 5%
45 Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 390 $17,560 $15,600 - 20,310 12% 6%
46 Recreation workers 380 $21,470 $16,240 - 30,080 13% 47%
47 Industrial truck and tractor operators 360 $31,770 $23,710 - 39,680 -2% 2%
48 Pharmacy technicians 340 $26,100 $20,890 - 32,760 32% 16%
49 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 330 $69,310 $51,940 - 92,410 9% 10%
50 Food servers, nonrestaurant 330 $19,170 $16,090 - 24,860 16% 9%
51 Painters, construction and maintenance 320 $52,630 $24,840 - 77,090 12% 6%
52 Bus drivers, school 320 $30,430 $17,810 - 45,140 9% 4%
53 Sales representatives, services, all other 310 $42,340 $22,650 - 66,440 28% 48%
54 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 300 $70,270 $42,500 - 94,610 11% 4%
55 Loan officers 300 $61,160 $40,640 - 83,670 12% 49%
56 Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders 300 $32,410 $20,190 - 40,070 -5% 5%
57 Driver/sales workers 300 $24,540 $16,060 - 40,540 -5% 4%
58 Child care workers 300 $20,190 $15,960 - 29,900 18% 15%
59 Computer support specialists 290 $38,380 $22,750 - 58,760 13% 43%
60 Medical assistants 290 $27,750 $21,140 - 35,410 35% 10%
61 Postal service mail carriers 290 $0 $ - 1% 11%
62 Administrative services managers 280 $54,240 $19,050 - 109,090 12% 40%
63 Medical secretaries 280 $26,470 $17,610 - 39,620 17% 18%
64 Bus drivers, transit and intercity 280 $0 $ - 13% 4%
65 Physicians and surgeons, all other 270 $165,000 $56,480 - 0% 0%
66 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 260 $54,380 $36,340 - 78,730 7% 13%
67 Fire fighters 260 $48,810 $16,270 - 79,380 12% 18%
68 Preschool teachers, except special education 260 $26,320 $17,800 - 42,030 26% 43%
69 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 250 $41,650 $33,380 - 56,100 14% 7%
70 Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 250 $37,130 $21,300 - 60,730 -7% 14%
71 Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 230 $34,760 $16,030 - 74,070 27% 47%
72 Counter and rental clerks 230 $23,000 $16,260 - 31,940 23% 16%
73 Amusement and recreation attendants 230 $21,020 $15,600 - 28,510 24% 22%
74 First-line supervisors/managers of housekeeping and janitorial workers 220 $41,220 $24,390 - 55,130 13% 11%
75 Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 210 $21,470 $15,920 - 31,710 14% 3%
76 Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators 210 $0 $ - -8% 12%
77 Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 200 $18,440 $15,890 - 23,930 10% 17%
78 Food service managers 190 $40,430 $26,790 - 56,800 5% 24%
79 Production, planning, and expediting clerks 190 $37,460 $25,880 - 55,690 4% 30%
80 Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 180 $49,790 $26,780 - 66,680 8% 3%
81 Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 180 $35,910 $24,740 - 47,760 5% 2%
82 Healthcare support workers, all other 180 $32,060 $22,660 - 42,240 16% 10%
83 Sheet metal workers 170 $64,350 $45,470 - 79,580 7% 4%
84 Telecommunications equipment installers and repairers, except line installers 170 $61,150 $52,060 - 77,980 3% 13%
85 Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists 170 $31,890 $16,860 - 64,520 12% 6%
86 First-line supervisors/managers of helpers, laborers, and material movers, hand 160 $53,190 $33,710 - 74,980 13% 17%
87 Legal secretaries 160 $34,840 $26,320 - 48,410 12% 18%
88 Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers 160 $26,940 $15,960 - 48,190 17% 18%
89 Radiologic technologists and technicians 150 $53,990 $37,510 - 76,970 15% 25%
90 Cooks, all other 150 $29,670 $17,850 - 38,610 3% 5%
91 Printing machine operators 150 $29,060 $20,130 - 42,590 -6% 6%
92 Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers 150 $0 $ - 9% 3%
93 Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products 140 $55,260 $34,080 - 77,190 0% 42%
94 Chefs and head cooks 140 $46,340 $32,950 - 78,040 8% 14%
95 Veterinary technologists and technicians 140 $35,140 $20,980 - 48,800 41% 16%
96 Order clerks 140 $28,900 $18,960 - 40,040 -24% 16%
97 Nonfarm animal caretakers 140 $27,370 $16,180 - 41,830 18% 16%
98 Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 140 $19,500 $16,890 - 23,840 17% 14%
99 Dental hygienists 130 $58,400 $44,320 - 74,820 30% 33%
100 Loan interviewers and clerks 130 $34,760 $26,380 - 44,970 -1% 24%
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Jobs More Common Near Champaign Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Cooks, all other 29,670 150 25.4
Physical scientists, all other 73,290 170 18.2
Education, training, and library workers, all other 54,550 520 11
Maintenance workers, machinery 43,800 400 10
Managers, all other 89,360 1,720 7
Food preparation and serving related workers, all other 28,310 120 4.6
Community and social service specialists, all other 31,190 290 4.5
Mental health and substance abuse social workers 26,540 330 4.3
Editors 41,650 270 3.7
Legislators 56,020 100 3.5
Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 63,210 330 3.4
Life, physical, and social science technicians, all other 43,100 100 3.2
Special education teachers, middle school 45,830 180 3
Bus drivers, transit and intercity 0 280 2.9
Office and administrative support workers, all other 45,920 460 2.8
Veterinary technologists and technicians 35,140 140 2.8
Health technologists and technicians, all other 40,650 120 2.8
Food servers, nonrestaurant 19,170 330 2.7
Crossing guards 22,290 100 2.6
Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers 26,940 160 2.6
Social workers, all other 43,850 100 2.5
Bartenders 18,150 810 2.5
Chefs and head cooks 46,340 140 2.3
First-line supervisors/managers of police and detectives 76,370 110 2.3
Coaches and scouts 0 240 2.3
Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 33,800 2,700 2.2
Recreation workers 21,470 380 2.1
Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 39,450 280 2.1
Protective service workers, all other 43,420 100 2.1
Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 27,090 1,030 2
Graphic designers 33,950 290 2
Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 18,920 690 2
Lifeguards, ski patrol, and other recreational protective service workers 18,800 130 2
Highway maintenance workers 47,250 110 1.9
Computer specialists, all other 66,470 250 1.9
Painters, construction and maintenance 52,630 320 1.9
Dentists, general 146,560 100 1.9
Cooks, institution and cafeteria 23,860 390 1.9
Team assemblers 24,570 1,200 1.8
First-line supervisors/managers of housekeeping and janitorial workers 41,220 220 1.8
Police, fire, and ambulance dispatchers 39,710 100 1.8
Library technicians 27,980 120 1.8
Sheet metal workers 64,350 170 1.7
Cooks, fast food 18,420 570 1.7
Administrative services managers 54,240 280 1.7
Nonfarm animal caretakers 27,370 140 1.7
Librarians 47,550 160 1.7
Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators 0 210 1.6
Engineers, all other 79,400 170 1.6
Pharmacy technicians 26,100 340 1.6

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Champaign, Illinois Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 63,210 1.77 330
Sheet metal workers 64,350 1.54 170
Training and development specialists 77,310 1.54 160
Painters, construction and maintenance 52,630 1.53 320
Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 70,270 1.52 300
Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers 26,940 1.5 160
Office and administrative support workers, all other 45,920 1.48 460
Construction laborers 45,670 1.47 420
Electricians 63,440 1.35 650
Highway maintenance workers 47,250 1.35 110
Education, training, and library workers, all other 54,550 1.33 520
Nonfarm animal caretakers 27,370 1.32 140
Food preparation and serving related workers, all other 28,310 1.31 120
Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists 31,890 1.27 170
Advertising sales agents 59,190 1.26 120
Lawyers 128,670 1.26 190
Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders 32,410 1.24 300
Carpenters 48,530 1.24 700
First-line supervisors/managers of helpers, laborers, and material movers, hand 53,190 1.24 160
Veterinary technologists and technicians 35,140 1.22 140
Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 27,930 1.22 2,040
First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 85,100 1.22 120
Telecommunications equipment installers and repairers, except line installers 61,150 1.2 170
First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 69,310 1.19 330
First-line supervisors/managers of housekeeping and janitorial workers 41,220 1.18 220
Sewing machine operators 26,450 1.18 120
Molding, coremaking, and casting machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 34,220 1.17 120
Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 49,790 1.16 180
Bus drivers, school 30,430 1.16 320
Maintenance workers, machinery 43,800 1.16 400
Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 33,800 1.16 2,700
Fire fighters 48,810 1.16 260
Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 34,760 1.15 230
Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 44,610 1.15 1,320
Cooks, all other 29,670 1.15 150
Chefs and head cooks 46,340 1.14 140
Amusement and recreation attendants 21,020 1.14 230
Pharmacists 118,920 1.13 180
Helpers--production workers 26,660 1.13 410
Physical therapists 81,680 1.11 170
Cost estimators 62,150 1.11 110
Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 37,130 1.11 250
Automotive service technicians and mechanics 40,120 1.11 550
Healthcare support workers, all other 32,060 1.1 180
First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 33,130 1.1 690
Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 89,390 1.09 160
Food preparation workers 21,010 1.09 800
Computer software engineers, systems software 90,730 1.09 180
Loan interviewers and clerks 34,760 1.09 130
Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 26,280 1.08 430

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