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Lexington Employment

Employment and Industries in the Lexington, Kentucky Area

Lexington has a large number of technology and government jobs. Lexington also includes numerous manufacturing and technology jobs. Also, the University of Kentucky is a large employer. The Fortune 500 companies Lexmark International, Hewlett Packard and Affiliated Computer Services are located in the city. Amazon.com, Trane and United Parcel Service have a large presence in Lexington. In addition, the JIF peanut butter facility is one of the world's largest producers of peanut butter.

Lexington has been ranked as the 5th best city for "Businesses and careers" by Forbes Magazine. Kiplinger named Lexington the 5th best city for young professionals.

The following is a list of the top employers in the Lexington region:

  • University of Kentucky
  • Toyota Motor Manufacturing
  • Fayette Co. Public Schools
  • Lexington-Fayette Urban County Gov't
  • Lexmark International
  • Central Baptist Hospital
  • Eastern Kentucky University
  • St. Joseph Hospital
  • Veterans Medical Center
  • The Trane Company
  • ACS
  • NACCO Materials Handling Group Inc
  • Lexington Clinic
  • Amazon.com
  • Osram Sylvania Inc
  • U.S. Postal Service
  • Kentucky Utilities
  • Walmart
  • IBM Global Services
  • TOKICO (USA) Inc
  • Valvoline Co
  • L-3 Communications Integrated Systems
  • Chase
  • ALLTEL
  • Quebecor World

Some of the most popular occupations which are primarily filled by those with a college degree are registered nurses, teachers, wholesale and manufacturing sales representatives, financial managers, computer systems analysts, lawyers; child, family and school social workers; computer applications software engineers, and pharmacists.

Lexington's top job providing sectors are:

  • Healthcare
  • Education
  • Government
  • Technology
  • Professional, scientific and technical services
  • Accommodation and food services
  • Finance and insurance

Noteworthy information regarding Lexington Kentucky: Lexington is known as the "Horse Capital of the World." Has been ranked #10 among the nation's cities regarding college education rate with 39.5% of the residents having earned at least a bachelor's degree. In 2008 the city's cost of living index was at 86.2. The nation's average is 100. Lexington's estimated median household income in 2007 was $46,000.

Some of the helpful organizations for Lexington businesses are:

The Lexington Herald-Leader provides news about business and industry in Lexington.

Most Popular Jobs in Lexington, Kentucky 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 6,590 $63,800 $43,950 - 86,230 24% 56%
2 Elementary school teachers, except special education 2,060 $45,760 $33,810 - 60,730 14% 95%
3 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 1,840 $57,350 $26,100 - 114,220 8% 51%
4 Accountants and auditors 1,520 $56,610 $34,340 - 85,150 18% 79%
5 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 1,080 $48,160 $34,690 - 63,490 6% 96%
6 Financial managers 1,040 $87,650 $43,260 - 145,190 13% 60%
7 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 1,010 $47,410 $34,380 - 62,490 11% 95%
8 Computer systems analysts 980 $72,990 $45,140 - 117,560 29% 68%
9 Lawyers 860 $98,550 $32,580 - 11% 99%
10 Child, family, and school social workers 830 $40,120 $25,670 - 59,240 19% 77%
11 Computer software engineers, applications 820 $80,420 $44,480 - 125,840 45% 85%
12 Pharmacists 770 $95,520 $42,670 - 128,450 22% 97%
13 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 770 $90,770 $29,040 - 12% 51%
14 Database administrators 660 $62,970 $41,120 - 85,660 29% 72%
15 Managers, all other 640 $77,370 $28,370 - 132,750 7% 55%
16 Chief executives 620 $148,610 $68,860 - 2% 65%
17 Medical and health services managers 610 $84,010 $49,430 - 129,200 16% 57%
18 Industrial engineers 610 $71,170 $46,490 - 102,060 20% 74%
19 Medical and clinical laboratory technologists 570 $49,660 $30,360 - 64,200 12% 51%
20 Coaches and scouts 550 $35,630 $15,500 - 66,790 15% 60%
21 Computer software engineers, systems software 530 $86,140 $63,580 - 120,250 28% 85%
22 Public relations specialists 500 $42,820 $21,470 - 71,300 18% 81%
23 Computer programmers 490 $68,980 $27,720 - 112,860 -4% 73%
24 Architects, except landscape and naval 470 $59,580 $33,230 - 90,320 18% 88%
25 Network and computer systems administrators 470 $51,550 $29,930 - 76,260 27% 50%
26 Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 440 $51,330 $31,530 - 76,870 17% 56%
27 Computer and information systems managers 430 $96,530 $50,080 - 152,420 16% 73%
28 Mechanical engineers 430 $68,900 $51,790 - 95,420 4% 78%
29 Network systems and data communications analysts 420 $54,840 $38,340 - 78,510 53% 57%
30 Teachers and instructors, all other 420 $52,010 $31,440 - 74,450 9% 54%
31 Civil engineers 390 $70,290 $44,610 - 98,390 18% 87%
32 Sales managers 360 $106,450 $51,260 - 10% 69%
33 Management analysts 360 $56,250 $26,940 - 92,420 22% 78%
34 Biological technicians 360 $30,770 $18,530 - 44,800 16% 60%
35 Education administrators, postsecondary 350 $76,020 $30,250 - 163,680 14% 78%
36 Engineers, all other 340 $79,960 $50,550 - 124,600 6% 82%
37 Training and development specialists 340 $46,170 $22,380 - 66,760 18% 56%
38 Advertising sales agents 340 $40,170 $19,860 - 72,140 20% 56%
39 Financial specialists, all other 320 $56,670 $30,700 - 89,730 12% 50%
40 Librarians 320 $52,000 $33,230 - 73,180 4% 85%
41 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 320 $35,070 $26,260 - 49,270 15% 51%
42 Graphic designers 310 $39,210 $27,710 - 51,660 10% 55%
43 Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 290 $78,010 $26,830 - 25% 67%
44 Educational, vocational, and school counselors 290 $51,320 $31,740 - 71,760 13% 73%
45 Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 280 $44,610 $33,770 - 59,200 20% 87%
46 Engineering managers 270 $114,670 $70,890 - 7% 84%
47 Marketing managers 270 $98,310 $42,890 - 157,460 14% 69%
48 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 270 $77,460 $55,850 - 100,810 8% 78%
49 Physical therapists 270 $68,950 $54,420 - 83,440 27% 89%
50 Veterinarians 260 $88,110 $43,710 - 157,490 35% 100%
51 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 260 $48,100 $29,120 - 76,230 5% 58%
52 Social and human service assistants 260 $28,330 $19,400 - 37,790 34% 58%
53 Instructional coordinators 250 $65,090 $37,350 - 87,510 23% 79%
54 Social and community service managers 250 $56,440 $37,400 - 81,020 25% 72%
55 Sales and related workers, all other 240 $40,280 $20,740 - 66,970 14% 62%
56 Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 220 $56,900 $39,830 - 92,640 16% 99%
57 Medical and public health social workers 210 $44,300 $31,650 - 58,740 24% 77%
58 Mental health and substance abuse social workers 210 $37,980 $19,580 - 74,400 30% 77%
59 Self-enrichment education teachers 210 $19,160 $13,000 - 33,450 23% 54%
60 Electrical engineers 190 $83,130 $51,340 - 106,450 6% 81%
61 Editors 180 $46,670 $28,010 - 72,830 2% 81%
62 Special education teachers, middle school 180 $45,230 $33,370 - 60,810 16% 87%
63 Rehabilitation counselors 180 $34,950 $21,490 - 51,140 23% 73%
64 Dentists, general 160 $196,050 $93,270 - 9% 100%
65 Purchasing managers 160 $90,130 $53,470 - 136,970 3% 57%
66 Computer specialists, all other 160 $75,480 $47,960 - 102,570 15% 68%
67 Physician assistants 160 $72,150 $55,380 - 97,890 27% 67%
68 Special education teachers, secondary school 160 $46,550 $33,230 - 62,270 9% 87%
69 Producers and directors 160 $43,440 $30,790 - 63,470 11% 75%
70 Tax preparers 160 $32,540 $19,990 - 50,320 -8% 54%
71 Chemical engineers 150 $86,660 $57,830 - 122,310 8% 91%
72 Market research analysts 150 $60,330 $29,400 - 107,470 20% 82%
73 Speech-language pathologists 150 $55,920 $42,520 - 76,660 11% 98%
74 Healthcare practitioners and technical workers, all other 140 $42,790 $26,980 - 83,790 15% 72%
75 Human resources managers, all other 130 $79,650 $51,330 - 115,840 11% 58%
76 Chemists 130 $61,190 $37,240 - 96,000 9% 93%
77 Biological scientists, all other 130 $56,330 $35,620 - 82,480 4% 95%
78 Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 130 $39,290 $25,010 - 59,260 18% 56%
79 Public relations managers 120 $75,470 $41,880 - 122,480 17% 75%
80 Materials engineers 120 $73,450 $38,240 - 116,440 4% 77%
81 Personal financial advisors 120 $49,640 $23,380 - 97,800 41% 81%
82 Reporters and correspondents 120 $48,060 $20,160 - 70,050 1% 85%
83 Floral designers 120 $28,600 $14,160 - 62,190 -9% 55%
84 Geoscientists, except hydrologists and geographers 110 $68,280 $46,790 - 97,250 22% 93%
85 Education administrators, preschool and child care center/program 110 $39,030 $20,680 - 84,700 24% 78%
86 Occupational therapists 100 $63,360 $45,680 - 80,390 23% 90%
87 Surveyors 100 $53,860 $28,310 - 120,210 24% 82%
88 Merchandise displayers and window trimmers 100 $22,840 $17,870 - 28,160 11% 55%
89 Detectives and criminal investigators 90 $58,680 $29,800 - 95,500 17% 54%
90 Occupational health and safety specialists 90 $54,980 $41,700 - 77,140 8% 72%
91 Mental health counselors 90 $34,790 $26,000 - 50,000 30% 73%
92 Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists 80 $51,240 $30,450 - 82,800 18% 56%
93 Writers and authors 80 $39,690 $22,640 - 61,170 13% 84%
94 Adult literacy, remedial education, and GED teachers and instructors 80 $37,160 $25,890 - 54,960 14% 54%
95 Financial analysts 70 $72,920 $36,940 - 116,760 34% 87%
96 Social scientists and related workers, all other 70 $59,100 $36,790 - 80,690 5% 90%
97 Training and development managers 70 $57,540 $27,120 - 109,190 16% 58%
98 Dietitians and nutritionists 70 $52,190 $35,480 - 80,950 9% 72%
99 Cartographers and photogrammetrists 70 $44,610 $31,790 - 58,180 20% 82%
100 Meeting and convention planners 70 $40,090 $28,540 - 59,110 20% 67%

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 8,160 $24,120 $14,100 - 37,300 12% 25%
2 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 6,250 $15,580 $12,900 - 19,460 18% 5%
3 Waiters and waitresses 6,030 $17,390 $12,940 - 23,210 11% 14%
4 Cashiers 5,650 $17,680 $13,170 - 24,030 -3% 10%
5 Stock clerks and order fillers 4,650 $23,460 $14,640 - 34,670 -8% 8%
6 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 4,100 $23,590 $14,520 - 37,010 2% 5%
7 Team assemblers 4,000 $30,220 $19,160 - 44,590 0% 5%
8 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 3,650 $39,600 $22,720 - 62,350 10% 4%
9 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 3,420 $30,430 $17,700 - 41,860 13% 16%
10 General and operations managers 3,300 $87,340 $37,710 - 2% 48%
11 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 3,190 $20,990 $13,370 - 30,950 15% 4%
12 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 3,180 $34,870 $25,190 - 47,670 15% 18%
13 Office clerks, general 3,050 $26,820 $15,630 - 39,010 13% 19%
14 Customer service representatives 2,790 $28,280 $17,170 - 41,340 25% 22%
15 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 2,790 $26,740 $15,720 - 37,740 1% 18%
16 Maintenance and repair workers, general 2,710 $30,920 $18,720 - 46,510 10% 6%
17 Security guards 2,620 $21,020 $14,320 - 29,880 17% 13%
18 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 2,570 $39,530 $20,470 - 59,870 4% 25%
19 Cooks, restaurant 2,550 $19,830 $13,910 - 27,620 12% 5%
20 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 2,500 $24,290 $18,860 - 30,860 18% 7%
21 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 2,350 $41,860 $24,160 - 62,870 6% 29%
22 Receptionists and information clerks 2,290 $23,180 $14,830 - 31,600 17% 13%
23 Industrial truck and tractor operators 1,870 $30,020 $21,150 - 41,370 -2% 2%
24 Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 1,820 $30,280 $19,560 - 45,660 -7% 14%
25 Teacher assistants 1,820 $25,490 $17,860 - 32,130 10% 18%
26 Computer support specialists 1,760 $32,350 $20,570 - 51,200 13% 43%
27 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 1,710 $28,100 $18,120 - 42,400 11% 14%
28 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 1,560 $30,700 $18,670 - 53,280 8% 4%
29 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 1,520 $32,760 $19,360 - 49,530 4% 6%
30 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 1,510 $48,740 $32,010 - 70,620 -5% 15%
31 Farmworkers, farm and ranch animals 1,510 $21,650 $16,610 - 28,460 3% 4%
32 Child care workers 1,500 $18,600 $13,490 - 24,980 18% 15%
33 Helpers--production workers 1,480 $21,830 $16,840 - 30,980 -1% 4%
34 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 1,440 $19,000 $14,160 - 24,840 13% 5%
35 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 1,410 $23,320 $17,170 - 32,790 18% 6%
36 Electricians 1,290 $39,440 $24,890 - 56,940 7% 7%
37 Business operations specialists, all other 1,260 $57,590 $36,650 - 83,910 21% 49%
38 Construction laborers 1,240 $28,570 $19,390 - 39,570 11% 5%
39 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 1,140 $51,370 $31,440 - 74,660 7% 13%
40 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 1,140 $38,280 $30,590 - 48,200 14% 7%
41 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 1,120 $33,000 $18,410 - 52,100 14% 4%
42 Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 1,050 $29,890 $21,860 - 39,860 4% 15%
43 Cooks, institution and cafeteria 1,040 $24,240 $17,520 - 32,140 11% 5%
44 Packers and packagers, hand 1,020 $20,250 $13,190 - 34,720 -12% 3%
45 Police and sheriff's patrol officers 1,010 $37,360 $28,580 - 43,930 11% 33%
46 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 1,000 $47,460 $29,630 - 69,550 9% 10%
47 Sales representatives, services, all other 1,000 $42,270 $18,030 - 74,000 28% 48%
48 Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 1,000 $29,470 $19,830 - 39,800 -15% 0%
49 Carpenters 990 $35,180 $23,730 - 47,960 10% 6%
50 Production workers, all other 990 $24,170 $15,300 - 38,850 2% 5%
51 Counter and rental clerks 970 $22,430 $13,340 - 37,760 23% 16%
52 Food preparation workers 970 $20,490 $14,590 - 28,280 15% 7%
53 Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 960 $38,960 $29,030 - 49,970 8% 3%
54 Insurance sales agents 940 $50,540 $15,260 - 113,620 13% 45%
55 Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 940 $16,860 $13,100 - 20,720 10% 17%
56 Pharmacy technicians 920 $25,440 $16,900 - 38,060 32% 16%
57 Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 920 $19,320 $13,630 - 27,390 14% 3%
58 Industrial machinery mechanics 890 $44,650 $33,550 - 60,350 9% 5%
59 Medical secretaries 860 $28,030 $21,150 - 36,460 17% 18%
60 Tellers 860 $22,830 $17,490 - 29,510 14% 16%
61 Nonfarm animal caretakers 860 $20,530 $14,150 - 29,490 18% 16%
62 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 850 $42,320 $28,170 - 61,600 11% 4%
63 Preschool teachers, except special education 790 $23,540 $14,970 - 38,200 26% 43%
64 Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists 720 $38,230 $26,830 - 51,870 12% 3%
65 Correctional officers and jailers 720 $34,490 $20,320 - 56,420 17% 11%
66 Fire fighters 720 $26,940 $17,420 - 40,870 12% 18%
67 Medical assistants 700 $29,900 $22,400 - 39,160 35% 10%
68 Bus drivers, school 690 $29,000 $21,910 - 37,420 9% 4%
69 Molding, coremaking, and casting machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 690 $24,180 $15,230 - 37,670 -13% 0%
70 Bartenders 690 $20,210 $13,060 - 38,190 11% 17%
71 Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 670 $33,580 $21,100 - 47,170 5% 2%
72 First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 640 $58,030 $27,790 - 99,550 4% 38%
73 Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products 640 $54,800 $33,430 - 88,070 0% 42%
74 Radiologic technologists and technicians 640 $44,560 $32,780 - 61,260 15% 25%
75 Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers 630 $38,930 $20,740 - 61,760 9% 3%
76 Property, real estate, and community association managers 620 $38,810 $22,210 - 73,640 15% 36%
77 Construction managers 590 $66,090 $44,940 - 86,290 16% 29%
78 Bill and account collectors 590 $35,040 $23,350 - 50,080 23% 13%
79 Driver/sales workers 590 $24,460 $13,540 - 40,130 -5% 4%
80 Machinists 580 $33,140 $19,260 - 48,720 -3% 3%
81 Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers 580 $19,180 $13,770 - 25,490 17% 18%
82 Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 570 $16,370 $12,930 - 20,850 17% 14%
83 Postal service mail carriers 570 $0 $ - 1% 11%
84 Production, planning, and expediting clerks 530 $39,720 $21,080 - 54,570 4% 30%
85 Paralegals and legal assistants 530 $36,820 $24,300 - 53,260 22% 45%
86 Data entry keyers 530 $21,220 $14,130 - 29,600 -5% 18%
87 Office and administrative support workers, all other 510 $28,140 $18,410 - 39,660 -9% 32%
88 Cooks, fast food 510 $15,070 $12,870 - 18,570 8% 5%
89 Loan officers 500 $55,780 $26,680 - 97,550 12% 49%
90 Interviewers, except eligibility and loan 500 $29,290 $21,390 - 39,450 10% 24%
91 Dishwashers 500 $18,700 $14,490 - 23,660 10% 3%
92 First-line supervisors/managers of transportation and material-moving machine and vehicle operators 480 $48,070 $31,560 - 67,960 10% 17%
93 Tool and die makers 480 $46,440 $36,430 - 56,660 -10% 5%
94 Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders 480 $32,650 $20,240 - 40,870 -18% 0%
95 Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 480 $16,130 $12,980 - 20,430 12% 6%
96 Industrial production managers 470 $75,980 $47,070 - 115,470 -6% 43%
97 Food service managers 460 $48,360 $34,910 - 68,500 5% 24%
98 Computer-controlled machine tool operators, metal and plastic 460 $31,060 $18,040 - 49,090 -3% 6%
99 Dental assistants 460 $28,940 $19,060 - 39,530 29% 9%
100 Personal and home care aides 450 $18,430 $13,400 - 25,060 51% 10%
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Jobs More Common Near Lexington Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Farmworkers, farm and ranch animals 21,650 1,510 60.5
First-line supervisors/managers of farming, fishing, and forestry workers 38,430 240 11
Pesticide handlers, sprayers, and applicators, vegetation 32,430 120 6.9
Media and communication equipment workers, all other 42,320 150 6.7
Anesthesiologists 0 220 6.6
Metal workers and plastic workers, all other 30,980 270 5.9
Millwrights 57,660 220 4.2
Nonfarm animal caretakers 20,530 860 3.7
Materials engineers 73,450 120 3.7
Tool and die makers 46,440 480 3.6
Biological technicians 30,770 360 3.6
Life, physical, and social science technicians, all other 35,760 300 3.5
Biological scientists, all other 56,330 130 3.4
Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers 19,180 580 3.4
Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders 32,650 480 3.4
Molding, coremaking, and casting machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 24,180 690 3.4
Foreign language and literature teachers, postsecondary 0 110 3.4
Extruding, forming, pressing, and compacting machine setters, operators, and tenders 29,280 330 3.3
Conveyor operators and tenders 28,430 120 3.2
Chemical engineers 86,660 150 3.1
Veterinary technologists and technicians 24,670 420 3.1
Residential advisors 22,490 220 3.1
Database administrators 62,970 660 3
Veterinarians 88,110 260 3
Medical equipment repairers 35,100 140 2.6
Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 29,470 1,000 2.6
Production workers, all other 24,170 990 2.5
Broadcast technicians 35,300 130 2.5
Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators 34,020 210 2.5
Medical equipment preparers 28,730 170 2.4
Education administrators, postsecondary 76,020 350 2.4
Lodging managers 46,900 110 2.4
Physical therapist assistants 35,780 240 2.4
Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 30,280 1,820 2.3
Job printers 0 140 2.3
Biological science teachers, postsecondary 0 140 2.3
Team assemblers 30,220 4,000 2.2
Education teachers, postsecondary 0 160 2.2
Mathematical science teachers, postsecondary 66,340 130 2.2
Architects, except landscape and naval 59,580 470 2.2
Computer-controlled machine tool operators, metal and plastic 31,060 460 2.2
Property, real estate, and community association managers 38,810 620 2.1
Geoscientists, except hydrologists and geographers 68,280 110 2.1
Pharmacy aides 22,050 150 2.1
Mechanical drafters 41,070 260 2.1
Engineering technicians, except drafters, all other 44,760 230 2.1
Correctional officers and jailers 34,490 720 2.1
Surgical technologists 35,280 320 2.1
Cardiovascular technologists and technicians 43,540 160 2.1
Home appliance repairers 28,230 100 2

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Lexington, Kentucky Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
Teachers and instructors, all other 52,010 1.37 420
Machine feeders and offbearers 33,660 1.3 200
Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 90,770 1.25 770
Dentists, general 196,050 1.21 160
Recreation workers 28,960 1.2 390
Bindery workers 33,680 1.19 200
Floral designers 28,600 1.18 120
Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders 30,730 1.18 440
Reporters and correspondents 48,060 1.17 120
Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products 59,420 1.17 110
Millwrights 57,660 1.15 220
Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 32,760 1.15 1,520
Teacher assistants 25,490 1.15 1,820
Bill and account collectors 35,040 1.14 590
Instructional coordinators 65,090 1.13 250
Aircraft mechanics and service technicians 56,130 1.13 130
Physicians and surgeons, all other 200,770 1.13 410
Computer specialists, all other 75,480 1.12 160
Photographers 35,170 1.11 150
Coating, painting, and spraying machine setters, operators, and tenders 33,080 1.11 290
Bus drivers, school 29,000 1.11 690
Medical records and health information technicians 35,020 1.11 440
Team assemblers 30,220 1.11 4,000
Telecommunications equipment installers and repairers, except line installers 55,800 1.09 190
Computer operators 38,200 1.09 320
Dishwashers 18,700 1.09 500
Farmworkers and laborers, crop, nursery, and greenhouse 23,300 1.08 110
Sales managers 106,450 1.08 360
Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping 37,670 1.08 190
Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers 40,010 1.08 370
Loan interviewers and clerks 34,280 1.08 170
Computer programmers 68,980 1.07 490
Food preparation workers 20,490 1.07 970
Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers 19,180 1.07 580
Medical assistants 29,900 1.06 700
Procurement clerks 36,680 1.06 130
Computer systems analysts 72,990 1.06 980
Truck drivers, light or delivery services 30,700 1.06 1,560
Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 39,600 1.06 3,650
Office clerks, general 26,820 1.05 3,050
Industrial engineering technicians 50,720 1.05 160
Engineering managers 114,670 1.04 270
Bartenders 20,210 1.04 690
Computer software engineers, applications 80,420 1.04 820
Electrical engineers 83,130 1.04 190
Printing machine operators 34,020 1.04 230
Computer software engineers, systems software 86,140 1.04 530
Registered nurses 63,800 1.03 6,590
All other information and record clerks 34,200 1.03 420
Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products 54,800 1.03 640

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