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Poughkeepsie Employment

Employment and Industries in the Poughkeepsie, New York Area

IBM has a large facility in Poughkeepsie. The city includes computer hardware and software research and development companies. Jobs in Poughkeepsie are provided by industries such as printing and lithography, electronic devices, ball bearings and chemicals.

The leading fields of employment in the city are healthcare, educational services, accommodation and food services, social assistance, computer and electronic products, professional, scientific and technical services; and arts, entertainment and recreation. Management, professional and related occupations (28% of the workforce). Service jobs (25% of the labor force). Sales and office occupations (22% of the workforce).

There are numerous popular occupations in Poughkeepsie primarily filled by college graduates including registered nurses, teachers, wholesale and manufacturing sales representatives, computer systems analysts, social and human service assistants, computer programmers, financial managers, and computer and information systems managers.

Facts about Poughkeepsie, New York: Regarding the adult residents, 20% have earned a bachelor's degree or better. In 2008 the cost of living index was at 147.3 which is very high when compared to the country's average of 100. In 2009 the average income in Poughkeepsie was $29,000.

Poughkeepsie's major job providers:

  • International Business Machines Corporation
  • Hastings Health Systems Inc
  • Vassar Brothers Hospital
  • St. Francis Hospital, Poughkeepsie, New York
  • New York State Department of Transportation
  • Lowe's Home Centers, Inc
  • Macy's Retail Holdings, Inc
  • Eden Park Management, Inc
  • Indotronix International Corp
  • Lutheran Center at Poughkeepsie
  • Adams Fairacre Farms, Inc
  • Gannet Satellite Information Network, Inc
  • Dutchess County
  • J C Penney Corporation, Inc
  • Alamo Ambulance Services Inc
  • Healthserve, LLC
  • Gilman Ciocia, Inc
  • PSN Components, LLC

Local companies may work in partnership with associations such as:

Poughkeepsie business and industry news is available at PoughkeepsieJournal.com.

Most Popular Jobs in Poughkeepsie, New York 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 4,790 $69,160 $48,570 - 90,830 24% 56%
2 Elementary school teachers, except special education 3,310 $64,480 $43,720 - 93,880 14% 95%
3 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 2,780 $59,110 $24,870 - 100,340 8% 51%
4 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 2,710 $65,150 $44,840 - 94,070 6% 96%
5 Teachers and instructors, all other 2,290 $37,570 $21,750 - 70,100 9% 54%
6 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 1,640 $65,580 $44,930 - 94,610 11% 95%
7 Accountants and auditors 1,280 $67,400 $41,080 - 106,580 18% 79%
8 Computer systems analysts 1,180 $89,410 $53,270 - 133,110 29% 68%
9 Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 1,050 $64,980 $44,200 - 92,420 20% 87%
10 Social and human service assistants 1,010 $34,120 $20,700 - 49,630 34% 58%
11 Computer programmers 930 $99,190 $46,260 - -4% 73%
12 Rehabilitation counselors 750 $28,690 $20,980 - 41,660 23% 73%
13 Lawyers 740 $104,150 $60,230 - 153,080 11% 99%
14 Educational, vocational, and school counselors 680 $60,210 $25,430 - 97,430 13% 73%
15 Financial managers 620 $99,320 $53,230 - 155,930 13% 60%
16 Computer and information systems managers 600 $135,460 $89,830 - 16% 73%
17 Medical and health services managers 590 $94,360 $64,880 - 130,240 16% 57%
18 Self-enrichment education teachers 570 $39,920 $15,820 - 64,130 23% 54%
19 Special education teachers, secondary school 540 $67,330 $46,870 - 97,770 9% 87%
20 Civil engineers 510 $70,060 $43,120 - 109,340 18% 87%
21 Speech-language pathologists 510 $63,800 $44,210 - 94,850 11% 98%
22 Chief executives 490 $143,160 $61,080 - 2% 65%
23 Computer software engineers, applications 490 $96,120 $56,520 - 138,030 45% 85%
24 Social workers, all other 490 $51,630 $30,620 - 78,920 18% 77%
25 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 470 $101,190 $63,540 - 133,610 8% 78%
26 Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 450 $77,560 $45,890 - 106,910 16% 99%
27 Pharmacists 440 $112,010 $87,290 - 132,290 22% 97%
28 Child, family, and school social workers 440 $57,220 $35,370 - 89,960 19% 77%
29 Librarians 430 $63,780 $40,500 - 96,560 4% 85%
30 Management analysts 420 $79,570 $31,750 - 133,860 22% 78%
31 Managers, all other 420 $79,170 $39,350 - 137,410 7% 55%
32 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 420 $49,150 $29,090 - 68,620 5% 58%
33 Legislators 370 $79,030 $59,260 - 105,330 1% 65%
34 Network systems and data communications analysts 350 $57,490 $35,000 - 96,060 53% 57%
35 Community and social service specialists, all other 340 $53,760 $37,480 - 74,790 25% 58%
36 Clergy 340 $53,080 $28,150 - 82,940 19% 75%
37 Engineering managers 330 $147,730 $106,110 - 7% 84%
38 Social and community service managers 330 $72,470 $48,750 - 99,490 25% 72%
39 Training and development specialists 330 $61,680 $40,400 - 98,760 18% 56%
40 Advertising sales agents 330 $57,580 $22,640 - 122,320 20% 56%
41 Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors 330 $39,740 $25,480 - 58,550 34% 73%
42 Special education teachers, middle school 320 $66,360 $45,220 - 93,740 16% 87%
43 Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 320 $54,550 $15,620 - 98,040 17% 56%
44 Physical therapists 290 $78,410 $53,020 - 104,600 27% 89%
45 Network and computer systems administrators 280 $64,280 $40,910 - 95,340 27% 50%
46 Electrical engineers 270 $67,550 $31,490 - 109,080 6% 81%
47 Public relations specialists 270 $56,070 $34,080 - 84,330 18% 81%
48 Sales managers 260 $118,990 $61,240 - 10% 69%
49 Mental health and substance abuse social workers 260 $50,060 $33,380 - 74,150 30% 77%
50 Dentists, general 250 $141,600 $92,030 - 9% 100%
51 Financial analysts 250 $76,720 $41,860 - 119,400 34% 87%
52 Database administrators 250 $62,470 $41,380 - 82,700 29% 72%
53 Graphic designers 250 $45,940 $27,160 - 73,610 10% 55%
54 Instructional coordinators 230 $83,600 $33,880 - 136,020 23% 79%
55 Market research analysts 230 $70,210 $36,140 - 125,310 20% 82%
56 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 230 $45,820 $26,670 - 65,190 15% 51%
57 Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 230 $43,170 $27,200 - 59,230 18% 56%
58 Coaches and scouts 230 $41,730 $20,470 - 63,760 15% 60%
59 Floral designers 230 $25,230 $17,450 - 36,090 -9% 55%
60 Education administrators, postsecondary 220 $99,030 $52,400 - 163,120 14% 78%
61 Medical and clinical laboratory technologists 210 $62,120 $47,440 - 79,650 12% 51%
62 Environmental scientists and specialists, including health 200 $76,630 $42,610 - 112,650 25% 93%
63 Medical and public health social workers 190 $51,040 $30,730 - 73,270 24% 77%
64 Physician assistants 180 $85,490 $66,560 - 104,850 27% 67%
65 Occupational therapists 180 $73,750 $55,380 - 97,180 23% 90%
66 Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 180 $65,090 $32,900 - 103,720 25% 67%
67 Veterinarians 170 $102,520 $54,560 - 35% 100%
68 Vocational education teachers, secondary school 170 $72,230 $46,710 - 104,340 -5% 96%
69 Judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates 160 $116,750 $92,720 - 150,100 5% 99%
70 Education administrators, all other 160 $83,680 $56,900 - 111,370 13% 78%
71 Mechanical engineers 150 $76,700 $49,910 - 116,760 4% 78%
72 Architects, except landscape and naval 150 $0 $ - 18% 88%
73 Personal financial advisors 140 $126,920 $52,800 - 41% 81%
74 Electronics engineers, except computer 140 $66,150 $31,210 - 103,120 4% 81%
75 Sales and related workers, all other 140 $43,410 $25,880 - 74,750 14% 62%
76 Education administrators, preschool and child care center/program 130 $67,150 $34,730 - 117,810 24% 78%
77 Dietitians and nutritionists 130 $61,530 $39,980 - 86,590 9% 72%
78 Editors 130 $46,340 $28,470 - 82,000 2% 81%
79 Merchandise displayers and window trimmers 130 $33,060 $21,740 - 48,710 11% 55%
80 Mental health counselors 130 $0 $ - 30% 73%
81 Adult literacy, remedial education, and GED teachers and instructors 120 $69,290 $46,940 - 97,890 14% 54%
82 Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists 120 $56,380 $42,100 - 78,260 18% 56%
83 Education, training, and library workers, all other 120 $35,890 $25,330 - 53,830 11% 79%
84 Detectives and criminal investigators 110 $69,370 $44,720 - 108,930 17% 54%
85 Health educators 110 $49,710 $30,050 - 69,520 26% 58%
86 Surveyors 110 $46,570 $29,060 - 69,280 24% 82%
87 Meeting and convention planners 110 $44,060 $25,610 - 60,540 20% 67%
88 Marketing managers 100 $139,440 $72,520 - 14% 69%
89 Directors, religious activities and education 100 $37,670 $18,280 - 82,830 20% 64%
90 Tax preparers 100 $26,990 $15,800 - 48,670 -8% 54%
91 Craft artists 100 $0 $ - 8% 58%
92 Purchasing managers 80 $105,270 $59,820 - 153,520 3% 57%
93 Producers and directors 80 $72,420 $28,510 - 157,340 11% 75%
94 Budget analysts 80 $68,400 $46,650 - 93,620 7% 78%
95 Postmasters and mail superintendents 80 $65,250 $51,680 - 80,370 -1% 55%
96 Urban and regional planners 80 $60,710 $48,760 - 72,370 15% 92%
97 Recreational therapists 80 $49,800 $34,560 - 64,660 4% 77%
98 Music directors and composers 80 $35,220 $22,310 - 66,150 13% 53%
99 Optometrists 70 $104,100 $74,960 - 128,890 11% 100%
100 Credit analysts 70 $81,930 $45,100 - 128,590 2% 60%

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 11,510 $26,170 $16,180 - 40,980 12% 25%
2 Cashiers 8,090 $19,570 $15,630 - 25,250 -3% 10%
3 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 5,270 $31,160 $21,920 - 42,790 1% 18%
4 Teacher assistants 5,000 $24,430 $15,860 - 35,390 10% 18%
5 Stock clerks and order fillers 4,700 $23,020 $16,080 - 32,810 -8% 8%
6 Waiters and waitresses 4,360 $22,730 $15,860 - 33,860 11% 14%
7 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 4,220 $28,530 $15,920 - 44,710 15% 4%
8 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 4,020 $28,220 $17,950 - 39,250 2% 5%
9 Office clerks, general 3,990 $27,550 $15,930 - 41,340 13% 19%
10 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 3,700 $35,520 $24,250 - 50,150 13% 16%
11 Home health aides 3,550 $27,330 $18,500 - 38,570 49% 7%
12 Receptionists and information clerks 2,870 $26,300 $18,170 - 34,180 17% 13%
13 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 2,800 $42,570 $29,510 - 58,550 15% 18%
14 Child care workers 2,790 $22,500 $16,030 - 31,190 18% 15%
15 Food preparation workers 2,710 $21,240 $15,820 - 30,210 15% 7%
16 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 2,690 $45,400 $32,330 - 62,420 10% 4%
17 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 2,650 $47,420 $31,110 - 64,950 6% 29%
18 Customer service representatives 2,620 $31,360 $17,940 - 49,880 25% 22%
19 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 2,590 $28,460 $22,110 - 35,250 18% 7%
20 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 2,560 $18,190 $15,390 - 23,880 18% 5%
21 General and operations managers 2,290 $106,790 $48,810 - 2% 48%
22 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 2,170 $42,720 $24,580 - 61,830 4% 25%
23 Carpenters 2,100 $47,570 $29,290 - 76,110 10% 6%
24 Maintenance and repair workers, general 2,090 $37,360 $23,330 - 53,000 10% 6%
25 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 1,980 $37,740 $21,400 - 58,890 14% 4%
26 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 1,860 $27,650 $15,810 - 41,930 18% 6%
27 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 1,800 $32,460 $17,830 - 51,240 8% 4%
28 Construction laborers 1,640 $42,690 $27,710 - 65,700 11% 5%
29 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 1,550 $31,520 $18,990 - 45,820 11% 14%
30 Security guards 1,500 $28,900 $17,890 - 41,780 17% 13%
31 Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 1,500 $17,440 $15,370 - 20,470 10% 8%
32 Industrial truck and tractor operators 1,490 $35,630 $23,100 - 54,580 -2% 2%
33 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 1,470 $41,800 $32,650 - 52,080 14% 7%
34 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 1,470 $29,140 $20,200 - 40,890 4% 6%
35 Police and sheriff's patrol officers 1,340 $52,570 $34,180 - 73,560 11% 33%
36 Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 1,310 $33,500 $26,950 - 41,310 4% 15%
37 Tellers 1,280 $24,900 $19,400 - 31,620 14% 16%
38 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 1,200 $20,130 $15,270 - 26,910 13% 5%
39 Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers 1,120 $46,480 $29,580 - 67,760 9% 3%
40 Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists 1,080 $24,770 $17,280 - 33,730 12% 6%
41 Computer support specialists 1,060 $42,300 $21,920 - 65,280 13% 43%
42 Team assemblers 1,050 $24,360 $17,330 - 33,650 0% 5%
43 Dishwashers 1,020 $17,540 $15,390 - 21,460 10% 3%
44 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 1,000 $75,280 $48,260 - 118,040 9% 10%
45 Packers and packagers, hand 1,000 $20,630 $16,100 - 28,770 -12% 3%
46 Cooks, restaurant 980 $26,240 $19,540 - 35,090 12% 5%
47 Preschool teachers, except special education 970 $30,170 $16,990 - 48,250 26% 43%
48 Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 920 $54,010 $35,080 - 78,660 8% 3%
49 Word processors and typists 920 $32,390 $22,910 - 43,780 -12% 19%
50 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 880 $61,850 $41,270 - 88,760 7% 13%
51 Physicians and surgeons, all other 870 $198,260 $136,210 - 0% 0%
52 Highway maintenance workers 850 $40,430 $28,690 - 52,410 9% 5%
53 Recreation workers 840 $28,810 $16,180 - 41,490 13% 47%
54 Cooks, fast food 840 $18,410 $15,280 - 25,230 8% 5%
55 Sales representatives, services, all other 760 $47,480 $25,480 - 85,350 28% 48%
56 Cooks, institution and cafeteria 760 $28,480 $18,030 - 40,460 11% 5%
57 Counter and rental clerks 750 $28,630 $15,390 - 48,900 23% 16%
58 Postal service mail carriers 750 $0 $ - 1% 11%
59 Electricians 730 $61,190 $38,400 - 85,780 7% 7%
60 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 720 $56,900 $33,300 - 86,330 -5% 15%
61 Medical assistants 670 $31,200 $22,820 - 41,210 35% 10%
62 Bartenders 670 $22,450 $15,480 - 35,600 11% 17%
63 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 660 $52,500 $27,910 - 89,200 11% 4%
64 Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 590 $40,130 $16,620 - 64,510 27% 47%
65 Dental assistants 570 $35,120 $26,090 - 45,090 29% 9%
66 Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 570 $34,720 $22,140 - 49,420 19% 14%
67 Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 570 $19,150 $15,760 - 25,130 10% 17%
68 Business operations specialists, all other 560 $66,640 $35,690 - 101,060 21% 49%
69 Automotive body and related repairers 530 $36,740 $24,350 - 51,990 12% 3%
70 Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 530 $21,130 $15,800 - 30,750 14% 3%
71 Insurance sales agents 520 $45,800 $23,340 - 65,160 13% 45%
72 Legal secretaries 500 $38,120 $28,740 - 49,460 12% 18%
73 Laundry and dry-cleaning workers 500 $20,510 $15,380 - 26,910 10% 5%
74 Administrative services managers 490 $102,400 $65,990 - 146,530 12% 40%
75 Radiologic technologists and technicians 490 $67,630 $54,660 - 82,580 15% 25%
76 First-line supervisors/managers of housekeeping and janitorial workers 490 $40,650 $27,400 - 59,520 13% 11%
77 Psychiatric aides 480 $39,420 $31,890 - 49,180 -0% 7%
78 Bus drivers, transit and intercity 480 $32,060 $25,150 - 39,110 13% 4%
79 First-line supervisors/managers of transportation and material-moving machine and vehicle operators 470 $58,880 $38,500 - 82,040 10% 17%
80 Healthcare support workers, all other 460 $34,650 $23,930 - 48,030 16% 10%
81 Pharmacy technicians 460 $26,870 $17,360 - 38,740 32% 16%
82 Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators 460 $0 $ - -8% 12%
83 First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 440 $71,400 $40,700 - 116,370 4% 38%
84 Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products 440 $63,520 $39,680 - 96,160 0% 42%
85 Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists 440 $45,870 $33,420 - 63,300 12% 3%
86 Taxi drivers and chauffeurs 440 $23,300 $16,080 - 32,110 13% 15%
87 Library assistants, clerical 430 $25,550 $15,760 - 37,940 8% 37%
88 New accounts clerks 420 $33,190 $27,020 - 41,530 -16% 28%
89 Medical secretaries 420 $29,080 $22,170 - 39,950 17% 18%
90 Helpers--carpenters 420 $28,820 $23,010 - 34,170 12% 3%
91 Construction managers 410 $122,770 $66,610 - 16% 29%
92 Telecommunications line installers and repairers 410 $52,670 $28,990 - 81,080 5% 8%
93 Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 410 $34,360 $21,420 - 52,210 -7% 14%
94 Medical records and health information technicians 410 $34,120 $22,230 - 52,230 18% 12%
95 Driver/sales workers 400 $36,080 $17,190 - 55,130 -5% 4%
96 Butchers and meat cutters 400 $33,010 $20,120 - 49,270 2% 2%
97 Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 400 $19,670 $15,460 - 27,380 12% 6%
98 Claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators 380 $71,560 $44,270 - 99,820 9% 47%
99 Dental hygienists 380 $67,640 $55,270 - 82,430 30% 33%
100 Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers 380 $28,340 $19,170 - 40,300 12% 0%
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Jobs More Common Near Poughkeepsie Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Craft artists 0 100 39.5
Psychiatric aides 39,420 480 7.8
Judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates 116,750 160 7.1
Farmworkers, farm and ranch animals 23,860 170 6.9
Bailiffs 46,710 120 6.4
Forging machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 42,470 160 5.6
Highway maintenance workers 40,430 850 5.5
Clergy 53,080 340 4.9
Directors, religious activities and education 37,670 100 4.9
Legislators 79,030 370 4.8
Social workers, all other 51,630 490 4.6
Rehabilitation counselors 28,690 750 4.6
Word processors and typists 32,390 920 4.3
Occupational therapist assistants 44,670 150 4.1
Education administrators, all other 83,680 160 3.9
Environmental science and protection technicians, including health 46,470 190 3.8
Helpers--carpenters 28,820 420 3.5
Plating and coating machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 31,130 190 3.2
New accounts clerks 33,190 420 3
Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 64,980 1,050 2.9
Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing 25,640 260 2.8
Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors 39,740 330 2.8
Child care workers 22,500 2,790 2.7
Speech-language pathologists 63,800 510 2.7
Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 77,560 450 2.7
Teachers and instructors, all other 37,570 2,290 2.7
Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers 24,050 290 2.6
Floral designers 25,230 230 2.5
Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers 46,480 1,120 2.4
Teacher assistants 24,430 5,000 2.4
Special education teachers, secondary school 67,330 540 2.4
Home health aides 27,330 3,550 2.4
Library assistants, clerical 25,550 430 2.3
Postal service clerks 0 280 2.2
Police, fire, and ambulance dispatchers 36,130 320 2.2
Automotive body and related repairers 36,740 530 2.1
Appraisers and assessors of real estate 51,290 210 2.1
Butchers and meat cutters 33,010 400 2
Special education teachers, middle school 66,360 320 2
Self-enrichment education teachers 39,920 570 2
Veterinarians 102,520 170 2
Court, municipal, and license clerks 42,040 310 2
Community and social service specialists, all other 53,760 340 1.9
Stationary engineers and boiler operators 49,720 110 1.9
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 34,720 570 1.9
Diagnostic medical sonographers 68,900 150 1.9
Physicians and surgeons, all other 198,260 870 1.9
Social and human service assistants 34,120 1,010 1.9
Bus drivers, transit and intercity 32,060 480 1.8
Food preparation workers 21,240 2,710 1.8

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Poughkeepsie, New York Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
Legislators 79,030 2.22 370
Coating, painting, and spraying machine setters, operators, and tenders 47,500 1.6 200
Personal financial advisors 126,920 1.59 140
Computer programmers 99,190 1.54 930
Adult literacy, remedial education, and GED teachers and instructors 69,290 1.53 120
Education administrators, preschool and child care center/program 67,150 1.5 130
Construction managers 122,770 1.46 410
Instructional coordinators 83,600 1.45 230
Psychiatric aides 39,420 1.44 480
Community and social service specialists, all other 53,760 1.41 340
Child, family, and school social workers 57,220 1.41 440
Administrative services managers 102,400 1.41 490
Couriers and messengers 33,870 1.4 220
Veterinary technologists and technicians 39,910 1.39 150
Driver/sales workers 36,080 1.38 400
Vocational education teachers, secondary school 72,230 1.38 170
Construction laborers 42,690 1.37 1,640
Kindergarten teachers, except special education 64,260 1.35 350
Bailiffs 46,710 1.35 120
Engineering managers 147,730 1.35 330
Art, drama, and music teachers, postsecondary 79,650 1.34 180
Computer and information systems managers 135,460 1.34 600
Respiratory therapists 68,880 1.33 190
Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 40,130 1.33 590
Radiologic technologists and technicians 67,630 1.32 490
Electrical power-line installers and repairers 71,880 1.31 160
Special education teachers, secondary school 67,330 1.31 540
Electricians 61,190 1.31 730
Fire fighters 54,910 1.3 360
Forging machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 42,470 1.3 160
Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 65,580 1.3 1,640
Special education teachers, middle school 66,360 1.3 320
Computer systems analysts 89,410 1.3 1,180
Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 64,980 1.3 1,050
First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 75,280 1.3 1,000
Mail clerks and mail machine operators, except postal service 32,940 1.29 180
Elementary school teachers, except special education 64,480 1.29 3,310
Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products 65,520 1.29 230
Home health aides 27,330 1.29 3,550
Roofers 45,390 1.29 180
Extruding and drawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 40,230 1.29 160
Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 45,820 1.29 230
Parking lot attendants 25,020 1.28 110
Painters, construction and maintenance 44,030 1.28 280
Claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators 71,560 1.28 380
Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 65,150 1.27 2,710
Paralegals and legal assistants 54,610 1.27 350
Social and community service managers 72,470 1.27 330
Court, municipal, and license clerks 42,040 1.27 310
Chefs and head cooks 51,350 1.27 150

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