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Peoria Employment

Employment and Industries in the Peoria, Illinois Area

Manufacturing is a major industry in Peoria. Over 200 companies produce more than 1,000 different types of products. Companies located in Peoria produce a large number of the nation's internal combustion engines and construction machinery for North America. Caterpillar Inc is a well known heavy equipment and engine manufacturer and is the city's largest employer. In addition, distilleries and breweries contribute to the economy. Peoria is also a prominent livestock and grain exporting center.

Several national consumer research companies are located in Peoria. The city is also developing a technology industry. The region also includes an emerging biotech industry. In addition, the Peoria Next is a collaboration of several organizations promoting material and engineering sciences and technology and life.

Accolades for Peoria:

  • Ranked #47 out of the largest 150 metropolitan areas in Forbes "Best Places for Business and Careers" list
  • Ranked #51 among 331 metropolitan areas in Sperling and Sanders "Best Places to Live" list.
  • Expansion Management Magazine named Peoria a 5 star logistics city
  • Peoria was ranked by Next Generation Consulting as the 16th best city in the "U.S. Next Cities" list, which includes municipalities with a population between 100,000 and 200,000

A list of the largest employers in Peoria is shown below:

  • Caterpillar Inc
  • OSF Healthcare
  • Central Illinois Light Company
  • St. Francis Medical Center
  • School District 150
  • Methodist Medical Center
  • Illinois Mutual Life Insurance Company
  • RLI Insurance Company
  • Keystone Steel and Wire
  • Bradley University
  • AES Great Plains-CILCO
  • Argonaut Great Central Insurance Company
  • MH Logistics Corp
  • USDA Agricultural Research Service
  • Komatsu America International
  • CEFCU
  • Proctor Healthcare Incorporated

Peoria's major employment sectors are provided below:

  • Manufacturing
  • Healthcare
  • Education
  • Insurance
  • Government
  • Finance
  • Leisure and hospitality

Notable information regarding Peoria: The productivity of the Peoria workforce is higher than state and national averages. Over half of the workforce is employed in white-collar occupations in professional services, government and retail trade. In 2007 the estimated median household income was $43,000. Regarding the residents over the age of 25, about 28% hold a bachelor's degree or better. In 2008 the cost of living index was at 77.6 which is low when compared to the national average of 100.

Peoria companies have access to helpful business organizations including:

pjstar.com offers up-to-date information regarding the business activities in Peoria.

Most Popular Jobs in Peoria, 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 5,260 $54,190 $40,110 - 71,690 24% 56%
2 Elementary school teachers, except special education 2,600 $46,260 $24,220 - 69,080 14% 95%
3 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 1,630 $60,280 $25,680 - 85,660 8% 51%
4 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 1,470 $51,520 $34,920 - 75,830 6% 96%
5 Teachers and instructors, all other 1,400 $50,220 $15,910 - 114,280 9% 54%
6 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 1,370 $44,930 $24,840 - 71,490 11% 95%
7 Managers, all other 1,010 $72,810 $31,120 - 125,290 7% 55%
8 Accountants and auditors 1,000 $63,240 $32,250 - 103,110 18% 79%
9 Mechanical engineers 630 $61,880 $44,170 - 81,710 4% 78%
10 Social and human service assistants 540 $30,210 $18,390 - 42,990 34% 58%
11 Chief executives 450 $123,910 $16,440 - 2% 65%
12 Pharmacists 440 $107,450 $89,030 - 131,060 22% 97%
13 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 420 $64,760 $34,160 - 105,710 12% 51%
14 Sales managers 410 $93,770 $38,260 - 148,840 10% 69%
15 Computer programmers 390 $69,180 $37,160 - 105,510 -4% 73%
16 Medical and health services managers 380 $106,670 $49,440 - 16% 57%
17 Financial managers 380 $88,650 $43,340 - 129,450 13% 60%
18 Computer and information systems managers 370 $100,510 $53,560 - 149,250 16% 73%
19 Lawyers 370 $82,690 $40,400 - 153,650 11% 99%
20 Advertising sales agents 370 $0 $ - 20% 56%
21 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 360 $82,270 $50,020 - 121,960 8% 78%
22 Child, family, and school social workers 350 $42,710 $23,360 - 66,790 19% 77%
23 Legislators 340 $0 $ - 1% 65%
24 Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 310 $47,300 $31,960 - 66,720 20% 87%
25 Management analysts 280 $73,530 $33,280 - 130,250 22% 78%
26 Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 270 $72,250 $35,080 - 113,170 25% 67%
27 Educational, vocational, and school counselors 270 $47,090 $16,550 - 81,440 13% 73%
28 Computer systems analysts 250 $72,810 $42,810 - 109,610 29% 68%
29 Network and computer systems administrators 250 $53,460 $36,010 - 73,950 27% 50%
30 Training and development specialists 250 $50,550 $30,330 - 68,580 18% 56%
31 Mental health and substance abuse social workers 240 $32,240 $20,760 - 43,230 30% 77%
32 Financial specialists, all other 230 $68,360 $29,480 - 114,980 12% 50%
33 Graphic designers 230 $44,930 $28,570 - 64,090 10% 55%
34 Coaches and scouts 230 $27,060 $15,880 - 58,800 15% 60%
35 Sales and related workers, all other 220 $49,850 $21,190 - 75,450 14% 62%
36 Financial analysts 210 $68,190 $39,470 - 103,340 34% 87%
37 Market research analysts 210 $58,820 $31,620 - 86,620 20% 82%
38 Medical and public health social workers 210 $51,890 $30,280 - 77,630 24% 77%
39 Librarians 210 $41,490 $17,350 - 67,380 4% 85%
40 Civil engineers 200 $74,080 $35,640 - 119,200 18% 87%
41 Physician assistants 190 $74,170 $38,410 - 116,600 27% 67%
42 Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 190 $64,940 $38,050 - 86,130 16% 99%
43 Special education teachers, middle school 190 $44,920 $26,970 - 68,780 16% 87%
44 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 190 $37,620 $22,310 - 52,580 15% 51%
45 Community and social service specialists, all other 190 $32,820 $20,560 - 50,850 25% 58%
46 Vocational education teachers, secondary school 170 $49,660 $20,680 - 73,770 -5% 96%
47 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 170 $44,720 $28,750 - 65,860 5% 58%
48 Network systems and data communications analysts 160 $63,430 $32,250 - 106,610 53% 57%
49 Rehabilitation counselors 160 $31,150 $19,620 - 51,940 23% 73%
50 Marketing managers 150 $92,560 $32,720 - 14% 69%
51 Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 150 $60,450 $33,690 - 99,660 17% 56%
52 Special education teachers, secondary school 150 $47,480 $33,020 - 66,510 9% 87%
53 Computer specialists, all other 140 $59,550 $37,610 - 81,940 15% 68%
54 Social workers, all other 140 $46,860 $24,540 - 63,740 18% 77%
55 Computer software engineers, applications 130 $78,620 $45,470 - 126,400 45% 85%
56 Speech-language pathologists 130 $46,860 $30,770 - 65,590 11% 98%
57 Personal financial advisors 120 $0 $ - 41% 81%
58 Social and community service managers 110 $52,030 $34,860 - 76,720 25% 72%
59 Editors 110 $50,660 $24,490 - 95,070 2% 81%
60 Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 110 $48,480 $29,030 - 68,900 18% 56%
61 Designers, all other 110 $36,530 $20,860 - 69,610 12% 55%
62 Chemists 100 $87,400 $57,230 - 123,880 9% 93%
63 Occupational therapists 100 $71,880 $53,920 - 103,920 23% 90%
64 Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists 100 $57,770 $35,890 - 79,960 18% 56%
65 Public relations specialists 100 $55,430 $26,280 - 85,710 18% 81%
66 Reporters and correspondents 100 $27,980 $15,600 - 38,190 1% 85%
67 Dentists, general 90 $124,920 $60,540 - 9% 100%
68 Health educators 90 $52,850 $23,990 - 79,980 26% 58%
69 Recreational therapists 90 $38,750 $21,670 - 52,200 4% 77%
70 Floral designers 90 $22,790 $16,260 - 32,720 -9% 55%
71 Purchasing managers 80 $82,360 $40,180 - 128,780 3% 57%
72 Veterinarians 80 $63,210 $32,960 - 99,380 35% 100%
73 Database administrators 80 $61,480 $34,150 - 105,260 29% 72%
74 Dietitians and nutritionists 80 $46,690 $31,060 - 61,710 9% 72%
75 Surveyors 80 $44,040 $23,680 - 69,730 24% 82%
76 Optometrists 70 $101,380 $43,540 - 11% 100%
77 Sales engineers 70 $67,300 $43,240 - 94,440 9% 79%
78 Insurance underwriters 70 $59,160 $42,010 - 81,960 6% 53%
79 Landscape architects 70 $51,120 $32,960 - 82,820 16% 88%
80 Mental health counselors 70 $37,950 $26,210 - 57,410 30% 73%
81 Chiropractors 60 $92,870 $59,960 - 107,440 14% 98%
82 Human resources managers, all other 60 $83,480 $46,660 - 146,450 11% 58%
83 Electronics engineers, except computer 60 $75,020 $56,840 - 100,850 4% 81%
84 Compensation and benefits managers 60 $74,900 $37,890 - 115,600 12% 58%
85 Financial examiners 60 $72,450 $43,260 - 103,400 11% 76%
86 Postmasters and mail superintendents 60 $57,990 $36,920 - 78,580 -1% 55%
87 Instructional coordinators 60 $50,180 $21,160 - 78,570 23% 79%
88 Clergy 50 $44,560 $18,410 - 64,170 19% 75%
89 Counselors, all other 50 $43,890 $34,580 - 56,620 17% 73%
90 Education administrators, postsecondary 40 $66,640 $29,510 - 105,440 14% 78%
91 Detectives and criminal investigators 40 $66,110 $44,310 - 94,710 17% 54%
92 Architects, except landscape and naval 40 $64,000 $42,250 - 108,750 18% 88%
93 Public relations managers 40 $62,330 $32,780 - 84,510 17% 75%
94 Environmental scientists and specialists, including health 40 $54,530 $36,620 - 76,730 25% 93%
95 Multi-media artists and animators 40 $45,300 $24,450 - 75,040 26% 58%
96 Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors 40 $44,730 $24,840 - 77,540 34% 73%
97 Interior designers 40 $34,410 $22,960 - 47,510 20% 55%
98 Merchandise displayers and window trimmers 40 $27,090 $16,920 - 39,730 11% 55%
99 Training and development managers 30 $77,510 $41,100 - 122,120 16% 58%
100 Occupational health and safety specialists 30 $68,630 $44,810 - 95,010 8% 72%

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 5,380 $23,540 $15,900 - 37,160 12% 25%
2 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 5,030 $23,020 $16,340 - 32,570 2% 5%
3 Cashiers 4,870 $18,620 $15,840 - 23,500 -3% 10%
4 Office clerks, general 3,370 $25,220 $16,290 - 36,480 13% 19%
5 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 3,360 $34,810 $23,590 - 46,150 10% 4%
6 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 3,340 $22,700 $16,260 - 31,650 15% 4%
7 Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 3,080 $33,020 $23,640 - 44,400 5% 2%
8 Waiters and waitresses 3,040 $17,980 $15,600 - 23,800 11% 14%
9 Customer service representatives 3,030 $32,880 $20,790 - 49,240 25% 22%
10 Maintenance and repair workers, general 2,930 $38,740 $19,990 - 59,290 10% 6%
11 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 2,700 $24,630 $18,150 - 31,260 18% 7%
12 Business operations specialists, all other 2,430 $46,960 $22,350 - 78,740 21% 49%
13 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 2,400 $31,790 $20,510 - 45,260 13% 16%
14 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 2,290 $28,820 $19,040 - 39,380 1% 18%
15 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 2,190 $17,600 $15,990 - 19,900 18% 5%
16 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 2,030 $36,510 $25,560 - 49,980 15% 18%
17 Stock clerks and order fillers 1,880 $23,380 $16,290 - 34,020 -8% 8%
18 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 1,700 $19,770 $16,050 - 26,410 13% 5%
19 Construction laborers 1,580 $38,270 $23,990 - 56,490 11% 5%
20 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 1,540 $45,310 $24,270 - 66,990 6% 29%
21 General and operations managers 1,520 $92,580 $45,690 - 160,930 2% 48%
22 Food preparation workers 1,510 $18,190 $15,960 - 22,290 15% 7%
23 Packers and packagers, hand 1,490 $23,140 $16,150 - 30,960 -12% 3%
24 Receptionists and information clerks 1,480 $22,940 $16,430 - 31,480 17% 13%
25 Carpenters 1,430 $51,970 $34,240 - 76,140 10% 6%
26 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 1,370 $40,280 $22,920 - 62,850 4% 25%
27 Production workers, all other 1,280 $31,240 $17,790 - 45,010 2% 5%
28 Industrial truck and tractor operators 1,200 $32,340 $20,560 - 42,740 -2% 2%
29 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 1,170 $54,250 $34,250 - 71,790 -5% 15%
30 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 1,150 $42,610 $33,850 - 51,630 14% 7%
31 Bartenders 1,100 $18,630 $15,910 - 23,060 11% 17%
32 Police and sheriff's patrol officers 1,080 $49,330 $26,190 - 68,270 11% 33%
33 Cooks, fast food 1,080 $17,620 $15,910 - 20,640 8% 5%
34 Teacher assistants 1,040 $21,360 $16,260 - 27,700 10% 18%
35 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 1,010 $27,580 $16,470 - 40,020 8% 4%
36 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 1,000 $29,160 $17,940 - 40,690 11% 14%
37 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 980 $26,600 $16,930 - 40,840 18% 6%
38 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 960 $37,530 $21,210 - 58,560 14% 4%
39 Bus drivers, school 910 $27,200 $15,600 - 41,370 9% 4%
40 Tellers 910 $22,910 $16,900 - 31,700 14% 16%
41 Cooks, restaurant 890 $20,680 $16,230 - 26,480 12% 5%
42 Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 880 $36,140 $23,500 - 50,590 -7% 14%
43 Electricians 870 $58,770 $38,450 - 78,180 7% 7%
44 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 850 $29,280 $18,250 - 43,490 4% 6%
45 Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 820 $17,510 $15,600 - 21,390 10% 8%
46 Team assemblers 780 $25,680 $17,810 - 37,760 0% 5%
47 Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 750 $17,310 $15,850 - 21,360 12% 6%
48 Pharmacy technicians 740 $25,840 $19,350 - 34,490 32% 16%
49 Counter and rental clerks 720 $22,660 $15,870 - 35,970 23% 16%
50 Office and administrative support workers, all other 710 $26,710 $16,000 - 45,790 -9% 32%
51 Highway maintenance workers 690 $44,090 $23,950 - 56,590 9% 5%
52 Medical assistants 680 $28,820 $20,730 - 40,610 35% 10%
53 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 670 $64,950 $30,650 - 93,610 11% 4%
54 Cooks, institution and cafeteria 660 $21,500 $16,290 - 28,870 11% 5%
55 Production, planning, and expediting clerks 630 $35,060 $18,020 - 59,740 4% 30%
56 Child care workers 610 $19,590 $15,600 - 25,290 18% 15%
57 Dishwashers 600 $17,790 $15,890 - 20,820 10% 3%
58 Medical secretaries 590 $28,640 $19,660 - 40,180 17% 18%
59 Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 560 $31,840 $21,000 - 48,100 4% 15%
60 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 540 $60,280 $35,780 - 83,800 7% 13%
61 Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders 500 $27,670 $18,050 - 37,640 -5% 5%
62 Painters, construction and maintenance 490 $51,300 $27,890 - 80,690 12% 6%
63 Healthcare support workers, all other 490 $26,090 $17,170 - 41,650 16% 10%
64 Postal service mail carriers 490 $0 $ - 1% 11%
65 Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 480 $19,920 $16,060 - 26,690 14% 3%
66 Parts salespersons 470 $28,590 $21,770 - 39,330 -2% 6%
67 Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 470 $18,900 $15,850 - 24,860 10% 17%
68 Computer support specialists 460 $38,260 $22,570 - 56,310 13% 43%
69 Home health aides 450 $21,080 $16,350 - 28,870 49% 7%
70 Sales representatives, services, all other 440 $45,880 $21,700 - 72,150 28% 48%
71 Bill and account collectors 440 $30,300 $21,520 - 40,220 23% 13%
72 Security guards 440 $30,070 $17,660 - 53,880 17% 13%
73 Laundry and dry-cleaning workers 440 $19,130 $16,780 - 20,960 10% 5%
74 Claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators 430 $51,950 $26,520 - 80,700 9% 47%
75 Legal secretaries 430 $37,140 $28,260 - 47,780 12% 18%
76 Personal and home care aides 420 $19,730 $15,600 - 26,390 51% 10%
77 Preschool teachers, except special education 410 $28,440 $17,270 - 41,600 26% 43%
78 Radiologic technologists and technicians 400 $47,750 $34,810 - 67,800 15% 25%
79 Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products 380 $54,610 $31,390 - 79,850 0% 42%
80 Amusement and recreation attendants 380 $17,700 $16,010 - 20,430 24% 22%
81 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 370 $68,820 $40,990 - 105,040 9% 10%
82 First-line supervisors/managers of helpers, laborers, and material movers, hand 370 $37,410 $25,900 - 53,080 13% 17%
83 Insurance claims and policy processing clerks 370 $29,610 $17,840 - 45,430 -1% 22%
84 First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 360 $75,000 $28,890 - 157,460 4% 38%
85 Brickmasons and blockmasons 360 $61,380 $46,010 - 81,580 10% 3%
86 Insurance sales agents 360 $51,270 $21,580 - 104,760 13% 45%
87 Administrative services managers 360 $51,090 $26,580 - 76,980 12% 40%
88 First-line supervisors/managers of housekeeping and janitorial workers 340 $33,560 $22,190 - 50,190 13% 11%
89 Order clerks 330 $27,780 $16,850 - 39,700 -24% 16%
90 Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists 330 $24,620 $16,210 - 38,000 12% 6%
91 Food servers, nonrestaurant 330 $19,370 $16,160 - 24,840 16% 9%
92 Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 320 $57,450 $37,300 - 74,080 8% 3%
93 Driver/sales workers 310 $28,960 $16,740 - 45,270 -5% 4%
94 Dental hygienists 300 $43,380 $28,890 - 61,680 30% 33%
95 Dental assistants 290 $30,450 $22,510 - 38,070 29% 9%
96 Recreation workers 290 $20,720 $16,290 - 27,090 13% 47%
97 Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers 280 $43,090 $31,000 - 52,280 9% 3%
98 Food service managers 280 $35,960 $22,500 - 52,430 5% 24%
99 Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 280 $29,610 $21,420 - 39,600 -15% 0%
100 New accounts clerks 280 $29,500 $21,810 - 39,290 -16% 28%
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Jobs More Common Near Peoria Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Pesticide handlers, sprayers, and applicators, vegetation 29,850 180 15.1
Designers, all other 36,530 110 12.7
Agricultural equipment operators 25,310 140 11.5
Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 33,020 3,080 7.4
Highway maintenance workers 44,090 690 6.3
Legislators 0 340 6.3
Food preparation and serving related workers, all other 21,600 250 5.1
Production workers, all other 31,240 1,280 4.7
Conveyor operators and tenders 26,170 110 4.2
Funeral attendants 22,600 100 3.8
Chemical plant and system operators 50,770 130 3.7
Entertainment attendants and related workers, all other 19,830 100 3.6
Brickmasons and blockmasons 61,380 360 2.9
New accounts clerks 29,500 280 2.9
Stationary engineers and boiler operators 71,660 100 2.5
Teachers and instructors, all other 50,220 1,400 2.4
Couriers and messengers 24,650 280 2.3
Office and administrative support workers, all other 26,710 710 2.3
Diagnostic medical sonographers 71,630 130 2.3
Mechanical engineers 61,880 630 2.3
Opticians, dispensing 25,780 150 2.2
Physician assistants 74,170 190 2.2
Managers, all other 72,810 1,010 2.2
Healthcare support workers, all other 26,090 490 2.2
Reporters and correspondents 27,980 100 2.1
Vocational education teachers, secondary school 49,660 170 2
Helpers--brickmasons, blockmasons, stonemasons, and tile and marble setters 44,970 110 2
Structural metal fabricators and fitters 36,960 240 2
Social workers, all other 46,860 140 1.9
Maintenance and repair workers, general 38,740 2,930 1.9
Pharmacy technicians 25,840 740 1.9
Maintenance workers, machinery 42,290 140 1.9
Bus drivers, school 27,200 910 1.8
Production, planning, and expediting clerks 35,060 630 1.8
Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 44,930 1,370 1.8
Business operations specialists, all other 46,960 2,430 1.8
Chefs and head cooks 29,160 210 1.8
Advertising sales agents 0 370 1.8
Bartenders 18,630 1,100 1.8
Parts salespersons 28,590 470 1.8
Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 23,020 5,030 1.8
Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 34,810 3,360 1.8
Special education teachers, middle school 44,920 190 1.7
Molding, coremaking, and casting machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 26,490 240 1.7
Cooks, fast food 17,620 1,080 1.7
Laundry and dry-cleaning workers 19,130 440 1.7
Surgical technologists 38,280 180 1.7
Cooks, institution and cafeteria 21,500 660 1.7
Mental health and substance abuse social workers 32,240 240 1.7
Industrial truck and tractor operators 32,340 1,200 1.7

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

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
Helpers--brickmasons, blockmasons, stonemasons, and tile and marble setters 44,970 1.52 110
Painters, construction and maintenance 51,300 1.5 490
Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 64,950 1.41 670
Cement masons and concrete finishers 50,610 1.37 220
Brickmasons and blockmasons 61,380 1.35 360
Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 57,450 1.34 320
Carpenters 51,970 1.33 1,430
Teachers and instructors, all other 50,220 1.32 1,400
Roofers 45,830 1.3 160
Industrial machinery mechanics 57,270 1.29 230
Sales and related workers, all other 49,850 1.27 220
Medical and health services managers 106,670 1.26 380
Highway maintenance workers 44,090 1.26 690
Electricians 58,770 1.25 870
Construction laborers 38,270 1.23 1,580
Financial specialists, all other 68,360 1.19 230
Security guards 30,070 1.19 440
First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 68,820 1.18 370
Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers 28,890 1.17 120
Diagnostic medical sonographers 71,630 1.15 130
Police, fire, and ambulance dispatchers 39,690 1.14 110
Medical transcriptionists 36,620 1.14 120
Packers and packagers, hand 23,140 1.13 1,490
Automotive body and related repairers 44,390 1.13 160
Maintenance and repair workers, general 38,740 1.13 2,930
Medical and public health social workers 51,890 1.13 210
Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products 57,260 1.13 110
Maintenance workers, machinery 42,290 1.12 140
Preschool teachers, except special education 28,440 1.12 410
Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 60,450 1.12 150
Graphic designers 44,930 1.12 230
Customer service representatives 32,880 1.11 3,030
Driver/sales workers 28,960 1.11 310
Water and liquid waste treatment plant and system operators 45,020 1.11 160
Loan officers 65,240 1.1 250
All other information and record clerks 36,460 1.1 180
Mobile heavy equipment mechanics, except engines 47,260 1.1 150
Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 26,600 1.1 980
Structural metal fabricators and fitters 36,960 1.1 240
Construction managers 92,210 1.09 130
First-line supervisors/managers of police and detectives 79,630 1.09 110
Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 36,140 1.08 880
Production workers, all other 31,240 1.08 1,280
Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 42,610 1.08 1,150
Industrial truck and tractor operators 32,340 1.08 1,200
Computer programmers 69,180 1.08 390
First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 75,000 1.07 360
Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 60,280 1.07 1,630
Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 18,900 1.07 470
Social and human service assistants 30,210 1.06 540

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