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Dayton Employment

Employment and Industries in the Dayton, Ohio Area

The research and development department of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base is the largest employer in Dayton. The base includes a large number of civilian employees. The Wright-Patterson Air Force Base has been acknowledged as attracting to the city one of the nation's highest concentrations of aerospace/high-technology companies. These companies provide jobs for engineers, technicians, scientists and specialists.

The U.S. Defense Department Joint Logistics Systems Center manages the installation of new computer systems for all military services. The center generates a large number of private sector jobs.

With the declining manufacturing sector, the economy has diversified and major economic components include healthcare, education, legal and insurance. The hospitals located in the Greater Dayton area employ a vast number of people and substantially contribute to the economy. In addition, numerous jobs are provided by the region's Miami Valley Research Park which is the site of government and corporate research firms.

Officials of the state of Ohio are working to make Dayton a prominent center for UAV research and manufacturing.

The largest job providers in the city:

  • Wright-Patterson Air Force Base
  • Premier Health Partners
  • Kettering Health Network
  • Wright State University
  • Delphi Automotive Systems
  • AK Steel Corp
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Miami Valley Hospital
  • Med America Health Systems Corporation
  • NCR Corporation
  • Behr America, Inc
  • United States Postal Service
  • Veterans Health Administration
  • General Electric Capital Services, Inc
  • Delphi Corporation
  • JP Morgan Chase Bank, National Association
  • Dmax LTD
  • Dayton Osteopathic Hospital
  • Reynolds and Reynolds Company

The city includes numerous major companies such as:

  • Cargill
  • Reynolds and Reynolds
  • Cox Enterprises
  • Premier Health Partners
  • CareSource
  • Teradata
  • Standard Register
  • NewPage Corporation
  • Kettering Health Network

Dayton's major employment sectors:

  • Transportation, trade and utilities
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Education
  • Manufacturing
  • Professional and business services
  • Leisure and hospitality

Noteworthy information about Dayton, Ohio: In 2007 the estimated median household income was $29,000. The cost of living index in 2008 was at 78.8. In Dayton, 14% of the adult population has a bachelor's degree or better.

Dayton businesses are invited to collaborate with helpful organizations such as:

Dayton Business Journal provides readers with news about local business and industry.

Most Popular Jobs in Dayton, Ohio Metro Area (2008 data)

Where the Majority of Workers Have College Degrees

Rank Title Local Jobs Local Mean Salary Typical Local Salary National Growth % 2006-2016 National % With College Degree
1 Registered nurses 10,440 $57,910 $43,440 - 75,400 24% 56%
2 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 4,850 $53,830 $34,640 - 76,010 6% 96%
3 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 4,450 $59,290 $26,790 - 95,680 8% 51%
4 Elementary school teachers, except special education 3,520 $52,020 $32,340 - 74,250 14% 95%
5 Accountants and auditors 2,910 $64,160 $37,490 - 97,690 18% 79%
6 Computer software engineers, applications 2,320 $78,230 $51,530 - 105,420 45% 85%
7 Computer software engineers, systems software 1,980 $90,020 $59,180 - 130,780 28% 85%
8 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 1,850 $50,150 $31,900 - 73,150 11% 95%
9 Management analysts 1,670 $74,690 $40,780 - 105,160 22% 78%
10 Computer systems analysts 1,390 $74,650 $45,700 - 103,640 29% 68%
11 Mechanical engineers 1,320 $70,910 $49,220 - 101,170 4% 78%
12 Network and computer systems administrators 1,270 $56,320 $33,930 - 81,700 27% 50%
13 Computer specialists, all other 1,200 $78,170 $45,540 - 108,230 15% 68%
14 Librarians 1,130 $66,390 $39,610 - 101,030 4% 85%
15 Industrial engineers 1,120 $76,670 $50,840 - 104,150 20% 74%
16 Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 1,040 $56,230 $33,310 - 86,590 17% 56%
17 Financial managers 1,030 $95,210 $51,600 - 146,230 13% 60%
18 Computer programmers 1,030 $62,860 $36,250 - 91,420 -4% 73%
19 Engineers, all other 1,020 $95,930 $47,180 - 138,100 6% 82%
20 Electronics engineers, except computer 1,010 $96,390 $65,860 - 130,600 4% 81%
21 Teachers and instructors, all other 960 $47,420 $25,000 - 78,290 9% 54%
22 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 910 $97,870 $71,030 - 133,720 8% 78%
23 Computer and information systems managers 890 $113,680 $72,090 - 160,850 16% 73%
24 Special education teachers, secondary school 830 $54,320 $36,280 - 74,410 9% 87%
25 Sales managers 820 $109,270 $45,900 - 10% 69%
26 Financial specialists, all other 800 $68,650 $32,810 - 102,080 12% 50%
27 Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 800 $47,910 $20,460 - 82,010 25% 67%
28 Medical and health services managers 790 $82,630 $54,440 - 117,360 16% 57%
29 Social and human service assistants 790 $30,710 $20,720 - 45,680 34% 58%
30 Medical and public health social workers 760 $43,670 $33,710 - 59,490 24% 77%
31 Coaches and scouts 760 $21,250 $14,840 - 32,070 15% 60%
32 Chief executives 740 $143,080 $44,520 - 2% 65%
33 Lawyers 730 $119,860 $59,890 - 11% 99%
34 Graphic designers 720 $42,290 $24,650 - 65,430 10% 55%
35 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 710 $61,910 $29,050 - 103,570 12% 51%
36 Pharmacists 700 $104,000 $87,350 - 129,370 22% 97%
37 Market research analysts 700 $57,100 $32,790 - 85,370 20% 82%
38 Aerospace engineers 680 $98,770 $68,980 - 129,690 10% 87%
39 Network systems and data communications analysts 680 $68,350 $45,780 - 95,200 53% 57%
40 Educational, vocational, and school counselors 680 $59,240 $36,230 - 81,510 13% 73%
41 Engineering managers 650 $109,370 $76,490 - 146,970 7% 84%
42 Managers, all other 610 $96,960 $50,400 - 149,850 7% 55%
43 Training and development specialists 610 $57,390 $34,970 - 83,480 18% 56%
44 Editors 610 $45,040 $25,720 - 71,010 2% 81%
45 Instructional coordinators 600 $62,920 $37,010 - 97,060 23% 79%
46 Civil engineers 590 $73,040 $45,350 - 100,360 18% 87%
47 Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 580 $57,600 $40,290 - 78,910 20% 87%
48 Electrical engineers 520 $80,240 $56,740 - 111,070 6% 81%
49 Special education teachers, middle school 500 $52,780 $36,670 - 68,660 16% 87%
50 Physical therapists 480 $73,550 $54,600 - 100,030 27% 89%
51 Sales and related workers, all other 480 $40,050 $15,220 - 82,740 14% 62%
52 Education, training, and library workers, all other 470 $29,510 $21,450 - 41,050 11% 79%
53 Materials engineers 450 $97,490 $57,740 - 138,720 4% 77%
54 Public relations specialists 450 $52,780 $31,390 - 79,330 18% 81%
55 Medical and clinical laboratory technologists 440 $53,760 $42,390 - 68,070 12% 51%
56 Financial analysts 410 $65,030 $42,370 - 93,330 34% 87%
57 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 410 $48,410 $28,460 - 80,010 5% 58%
58 Child, family, and school social workers 410 $39,690 $27,430 - 59,110 19% 77%
59 Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 400 $46,750 $27,590 - 70,900 18% 56%
60 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 340 $39,430 $27,450 - 52,010 15% 51%
61 Speech-language pathologists 330 $76,160 $50,470 - 107,710 11% 98%
62 Database administrators 330 $67,800 $35,640 - 106,470 29% 72%
63 Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists 320 $51,840 $34,050 - 76,100 18% 56%
64 Advertising sales agents 320 $48,720 $26,690 - 76,050 20% 56%
65 Social scientists and related workers, all other 310 $73,870 $47,210 - 99,850 5% 90%
66 Social and community service managers 310 $58,580 $35,480 - 94,750 25% 72%
67 Mental health and substance abuse social workers 310 $36,540 $27,140 - 50,410 30% 77%
68 Occupational therapists 300 $74,610 $55,910 - 100,740 23% 90%
69 Floral designers 300 $20,540 $16,110 - 25,230 -9% 55%
70 Mental health counselors 290 $46,550 $35,270 - 61,620 30% 73%
71 Community and social service specialists, all other 290 $32,750 $25,070 - 45,030 25% 58%
72 Sales engineers 280 $80,180 $51,620 - 104,820 9% 79%
73 Social workers, all other 280 $44,820 $26,990 - 70,140 18% 77%
74 Technical writers 280 $43,360 $26,510 - 63,310 20% 74%
75 Marketing managers 260 $112,330 $72,430 - 165,080 14% 69%
76 Budget analysts 260 $76,420 $53,460 - 101,210 7% 78%
77 Rehabilitation counselors 260 $40,700 $20,940 - 63,350 23% 73%
78 Dentists, general 240 $151,880 $82,370 - 9% 100%
79 Vocational education teachers, secondary school 230 $64,340 $44,750 - 85,340 -5% 96%
80 Private detectives and investigators 230 $34,800 $22,560 - 51,710 18% 52%
81 Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 210 $91,730 $54,740 - 132,160 16% 99%
82 Chemists 210 $75,220 $41,040 - 113,090 9% 93%
83 Architects, except landscape and naval 210 $67,930 $48,560 - 85,850 18% 88%
84 Education administrators, postsecondary 190 $108,530 $49,470 - 14% 78%
85 Physician assistants 190 $84,250 $65,870 - 117,800 27% 67%
86 Commercial pilots 190 $61,850 $44,530 - 78,330 13% 74%
87 Education administrators, preschool and child care center/program 190 $41,930 $33,930 - 51,330 24% 78%
88 Musicians and singers 190 $0 $ - 10% 53%
89 Purchasing managers 180 $93,310 $58,950 - 129,000 3% 57%
90 Computer and information scientists, research 170 $91,030 $57,400 - 127,360 22% 68%
91 Adult literacy, remedial education, and GED teachers and instructors 170 $41,140 $28,600 - 60,960 14% 54%
92 Tax preparers 170 $32,530 $21,700 - 50,530 -8% 54%
93 Environmental scientists and specialists, including health 160 $69,960 $53,670 - 83,020 25% 93%
94 Surveyors 160 $60,640 $42,920 - 82,800 24% 82%
95 Personal financial advisors 160 $54,470 $28,150 - 84,620 41% 81%
96 Clergy 160 $45,690 $28,430 - 71,590 19% 75%
97 Occupational health and safety specialists 150 $68,280 $47,560 - 90,170 8% 72%
98 Physicists 140 $100,300 $59,900 - 144,440 7% 95%
99 Operations research analysts 140 $84,210 $48,910 - 127,830 11% 71%
100 Computer hardware engineers 140 $83,150 $51,720 - 116,270 5% 70%

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 11,270 $24,580 $15,340 - 39,040 12% 25%
2 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 10,840 $16,550 $14,860 - 19,320 18% 5%
3 Cashiers 10,550 $18,200 $14,920 - 24,150 -3% 10%
4 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 7,340 $25,090 $16,480 - 37,790 2% 5%
5 Waiters and waitresses 7,270 $16,570 $14,860 - 19,390 11% 14%
6 Office clerks, general 6,730 $27,240 $16,540 - 39,130 13% 19%
7 Customer service representatives 6,710 $32,180 $18,000 - 51,850 25% 22%
8 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 6,090 $24,830 $16,220 - 39,240 15% 4%
9 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 6,070 $24,360 $18,950 - 31,310 18% 7%
10 Stock clerks and order fillers 5,300 $23,110 $15,330 - 32,850 -8% 8%
11 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 4,990 $39,150 $26,300 - 54,640 10% 4%
12 Team assemblers 4,910 $26,050 $17,450 - 33,860 0% 5%
13 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 4,750 $32,030 $18,280 - 47,790 13% 16%
14 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 4,250 $31,610 $20,380 - 44,920 1% 18%
15 Machinists 3,480 $35,980 $22,880 - 49,710 -3% 3%
16 Maintenance and repair workers, general 3,330 $34,560 $20,010 - 50,830 10% 6%
17 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 3,280 $47,380 $28,460 - 71,500 6% 29%
18 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 3,260 $39,170 $27,740 - 53,230 15% 18%
19 Packers and packagers, hand 3,190 $18,880 $14,970 - 27,190 -12% 3%
20 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 3,140 $38,850 $21,190 - 61,490 4% 25%
21 Home health aides 3,140 $21,290 $17,040 - 26,720 49% 7%
22 Business operations specialists, all other 3,120 $66,800 $34,620 - 101,640 21% 49%
23 Telemarketers 2,980 $21,610 $16,800 - 29,160 -10% 14%
24 General and operations managers 2,860 $110,210 $52,570 - 2% 48%
25 Receptionists and information clerks 2,740 $23,340 $15,790 - 31,720 17% 13%
26 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 2,710 $41,220 $33,320 - 51,690 14% 7%
27 Medical secretaries 2,650 $28,060 $21,280 - 36,570 17% 18%
28 Food preparation workers 2,650 $18,910 $15,030 - 26,640 15% 7%
29 Cooks, restaurant 2,610 $20,220 $15,310 - 27,040 12% 5%
30 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 2,460 $56,190 $34,050 - 81,450 -5% 15%
31 Teacher assistants 2,340 $27,390 $16,860 - 37,850 10% 18%
32 Security guards 2,330 $23,890 $16,050 - 35,970 17% 13%
33 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 2,320 $23,850 $15,550 - 34,910 18% 6%
34 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 2,210 $30,280 $19,770 - 46,070 4% 6%
35 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 2,210 $29,990 $16,230 - 54,610 8% 4%
36 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 2,160 $30,480 $19,140 - 44,500 11% 14%
37 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 2,120 $18,860 $15,250 - 24,170 13% 5%
38 Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 1,960 $34,890 $20,660 - 53,710 -7% 14%
39 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 1,950 $35,420 $17,100 - 55,840 14% 4%
40 Computer support specialists 1,840 $41,060 $25,600 - 57,390 13% 43%
41 Electricians 1,830 $47,590 $28,260 - 73,060 7% 7%
42 Assemblers and fabricators, all other 1,820 $0 $ - -9% 5%
43 Bartenders 1,740 $17,960 $14,950 - 24,340 11% 17%
44 Medical assistants 1,720 $27,380 $20,750 - 35,220 35% 10%
45 Tellers 1,720 $24,570 $17,990 - 31,830 14% 16%
46 Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 1,660 $30,510 $23,010 - 39,370 4% 15%
47 Molding, coremaking, and casting machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 1,620 $31,910 $18,240 - 56,690 -13% 0%
48 Fire fighters 1,590 $34,930 $18,530 - 61,260 12% 18%
49 Cooks, fast food 1,590 $18,050 $15,080 - 22,530 8% 5%
50 Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products 1,530 $66,490 $36,680 - 98,730 0% 42%
51 Construction laborers 1,530 $36,330 $23,150 - 53,810 11% 5%
52 Industrial truck and tractor operators 1,480 $29,430 $18,290 - 42,010 -2% 2%
53 Child care workers 1,420 $19,660 $14,990 - 28,730 18% 15%
54 Cooks, institution and cafeteria 1,390 $25,940 $18,570 - 33,600 11% 5%
55 Helpers--production workers 1,360 $24,630 $16,190 - 38,940 -1% 4%
56 Carpenters 1,350 $41,380 $25,610 - 59,900 10% 6%
57 Driver/sales workers 1,340 $21,420 $14,920 - 39,980 -5% 4%
58 All other information and record clerks 1,330 $34,250 $22,470 - 48,150 -13% 21%
59 Computer-controlled machine tool operators, metal and plastic 1,280 $38,310 $24,690 - 50,470 -3% 6%
60 Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists 1,240 $25,370 $15,350 - 42,090 12% 6%
61 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 1,220 $60,070 $36,830 - 89,010 7% 13%
62 Recreation workers 1,200 $25,780 $15,510 - 45,300 13% 47%
63 Preschool teachers, except special education 1,190 $23,020 $17,060 - 31,540 26% 43%
64 Police and sheriff's patrol officers 1,170 $54,400 $36,920 - 68,830 11% 33%
65 Sales representatives, services, all other 1,160 $52,610 $22,240 - 82,790 28% 48%
66 Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 1,160 $17,280 $14,990 - 20,420 10% 17%
67 Library technicians 1,150 $31,300 $19,050 - 41,910 9% 27%
68 Postal service mail carriers 1,140 $0 $ - 1% 11%
69 Counter and rental clerks 1,130 $24,700 $16,720 - 36,250 23% 16%
70 Personal and home care aides 1,110 $20,700 $17,110 - 25,340 51% 10%
71 Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers 1,040 $37,860 $26,890 - 52,410 9% 3%
72 Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 1,040 $28,290 $19,940 - 37,460 -15% 0%
73 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 1,000 $48,110 $30,050 - 65,780 11% 4%
74 Pharmacy technicians 990 $26,910 $18,850 - 35,540 32% 16%
75 Dishwashers 990 $17,610 $15,040 - 20,960 10% 3%
76 Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 980 $16,830 $14,870 - 20,880 12% 6%
77 Production workers, all other 980 $0 $ - 2% 5%
78 Radiologic technologists and technicians 940 $49,690 $37,440 - 63,590 15% 25%
79 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 930 $58,610 $38,280 - 80,800 9% 10%
80 Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 920 $25,960 $15,840 - 46,960 14% 3%
81 Cost estimators 870 $63,150 $35,530 - 92,470 19% 32%
82 Insurance sales agents 860 $56,130 $24,950 - 113,970 13% 45%
83 Tool and die makers 860 $43,460 $28,720 - 60,810 -10% 5%
84 Production, planning, and expediting clerks 850 $38,540 $24,640 - 58,930 4% 30%
85 Data entry keyers 830 $25,090 $18,290 - 33,770 -5% 18%
86 Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 780 $35,680 $22,190 - 51,940 -16% 0%
87 Printing machine operators 770 $32,250 $18,130 - 49,050 -6% 6%
88 First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 730 $68,510 $37,420 - 115,940 4% 38%
89 Dental assistants 730 $34,260 $22,620 - 50,550 29% 9%
90 Cooks, short order 710 $20,420 $16,320 - 26,760 5% 5%
91 Bill and account collectors 700 $31,930 $21,100 - 46,310 23% 13%
92 Order clerks 690 $32,910 $20,560 - 47,930 -24% 16%
93 Metal workers and plastic workers, all other 690 $30,970 $17,240 - 49,620 -25% 3%
94 Interviewers, except eligibility and loan 690 $28,630 $22,270 - 36,240 10% 24%
95 Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 690 $19,710 $15,510 - 24,790 10% 8%
96 Food servers, nonrestaurant 690 $19,300 $15,340 - 24,690 16% 9%
97 Physicians and surgeons, all other 670 $215,630 $155,310 - 0% 0%
98 Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 670 $35,640 $25,300 - 49,160 5% 2%
99 Painters, construction and maintenance 660 $33,030 $21,650 - 47,950 12% 6%
100 Healthcare support workers, all other 660 $32,430 $21,260 - 49,430 16% 10%
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Jobs More Common Near Dayton Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Metal workers and plastic workers, all other 30,970 690 9.2
Materials engineers 97,490 450 8.5
Foundry mold and coremakers 29,770 150 8.4
Engineering teachers, postsecondary 72,490 240 6.4
Museum technicians and conservators 34,690 130 6
Engine and other machine assemblers 35,930 250 5.5
Aerospace engineers 98,770 680 5.2
Welding, soldering, and brazing machine setters, operators, and tenders 33,790 500 5
Molding, coremaking, and casting machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 31,910 1,620 4.8
Athletic trainers 42,360 130 4.7
Milling and planing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 33,210 240 4.6
Recreation and fitness studies teachers, postsecondary 47,450 120 4.5
Social scientists and related workers, all other 73,870 310 4.4
Slaughterers and meat packers 24,660 310 4.4
Physicists 100,300 140 4.3
Tool and die makers 43,460 860 4
Library technicians 31,300 1,150 3.9
Coil winders, tapers, and finishers 29,730 120 3.8
Grinding and polishing workers, hand 30,740 320 3.8
Private detectives and investigators 34,800 230 3.8
Computer-controlled machine tool operators, metal and plastic 38,310 1,280 3.7
Commercial pilots 61,850 190 3.7
Mechanical engineering technicians 51,420 410 3.6
Computer science teachers, postsecondary 58,740 250 3.5
Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 35,680 780 3.5
Numerical tool and process control programmers 47,630 120 3.4
Multiple machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 32,040 650 3.3
Telemarketers 21,610 2,980 3.2
Machinists 35,980 3,480 3.1
Communications teachers, postsecondary 61,580 140 3.1
Pressers, textile, garment, and related materials 19,920 500 3
Lathe and turning machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 37,850 390 3
Extruding, forming, pressing, and compacting machine setters, operators, and tenders 28,320 450 2.8
History teachers, postsecondary 55,740 110 2.7
Job printers 34,450 260 2.6
Physical scientists, all other 105,680 110 2.6
Librarians 66,390 1,130 2.6
Insulation workers, floor, ceiling, and wall 31,040 100 2.6
Computer and information scientists, research 91,030 170 2.5
Assemblers and fabricators, all other 0 1,820 2.5
Philosophy and religion teachers, postsecondary 64,490 100 2.5
Engineering technicians, except drafters, all other 39,760 440 2.5
Electronics engineers, except computer 96,390 1,010 2.5
Mathematical science teachers, postsecondary 53,380 230 2.4
Electromechanical equipment assemblers 27,260 330 2.4
Radio and television announcers 24,990 140 2.4
Education teachers, postsecondary 56,250 270 2.3
Nuclear medicine technologists 65,850 120 2.3
Art, drama, and music teachers, postsecondary 52,880 400 2.3
Education, training, and library workers, all other 29,510 470 2.2

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Dayton, Ohio Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
Mixing and blending machine setters, operators, and tenders 47,170 1.46 410
Motor vehicle operators, all other 40,540 1.43 340
Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 91,730 1.38 210
Librarians 66,390 1.26 1,130
Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products 66,490 1.25 1,530
Logisticians 80,980 1.25 570
Teachers and instructors, all other 47,420 1.25 960
Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 25,960 1.24 920
Teacher assistants 27,390 1.23 2,340
Vocational education teachers, secondary school 64,340 1.23 230
Administrative services managers 89,090 1.22 520
Refuse and recyclable material collectors 36,790 1.22 270
Health specialties teachers, postsecondary 93,360 1.22 430
Education administrators, postsecondary 108,530 1.22 190
Physicians and surgeons, all other 215,630 1.21 670
Materials engineers 97,490 1.21 450
Budget analysts 76,420 1.2 260
Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 97,870 1.2 910
Financial specialists, all other 68,650 1.2 800
Operations research analysts 84,210 1.2 140
Real estate sales agents 56,210 1.19 240
Physical scientists, all other 105,680 1.19 110
Engineers, all other 95,930 1.19 1,020
Prepress technicians and workers 41,680 1.18 150
Detectives and criminal investigators 71,570 1.18 130
Speech-language pathologists 76,160 1.18 330
Millwrights 59,060 1.18 140
Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 35,680 1.17 780
Managers, all other 96,960 1.17 610
Order clerks 32,910 1.17 690
Lawyers 119,860 1.17 730
Police, fire, and ambulance dispatchers 40,600 1.17 270
Construction laborers 36,330 1.17 1,530
Electronics engineers, except computer 96,390 1.17 1,010
Computer specialists, all other 78,170 1.16 1,200
Cement masons and concrete finishers 42,810 1.16 460
Industrial machinery mechanics 51,410 1.16 630
Environmental scientists and specialists, including health 69,960 1.15 160
Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 57,600 1.15 580
Educational, vocational, and school counselors 59,240 1.15 680
Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters 35,060 1.14 390
General and operations managers 110,210 1.14 2,860
Insurance claims and policy processing clerks 37,870 1.14 570
Mental health counselors 46,550 1.14 290
Chemists 75,220 1.14 210
Training and development specialists 57,390 1.14 610
Internists, general 206,650 1.14 120
Business operations specialists, all other 66,800 1.13 3,120
Rehabilitation counselors 40,700 1.13 260
Cost estimators 63,150 1.13 870

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