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York Employment

Employment and Industries in the York, Pennsylvania Area

York, Pennsylvania is home to a major Harley-Davidson motorcycle factory. York also has facilities of Voith Siemens Hydro and American Hydro which produce hydro-power water turbines. The city is also the headquarters of York International, one of the nation's largest suppliers of HVAC systems.

The notable Stauffer Biscuit Company is rooted in York. The city also has one of the few roasting facilities belonging to Starbucks. In addition, the BAE Systems facility assembles military tanks and equipment.

In York, the primary employment segments are healthcare, accommodation and food services, metal and metal products, educational services, manufacturing and construction. Production, transportation and material moving jobs (26% of the labor force). Sales and office occupations (23% of the jobs). Service jobs (17% of the labor force).

In York, Pennsylvania there are a number of jobs that are mostly occupied by college graduates including registered nurses, wholesale and manufacturing sales representatives, teachers, industrial engineers, child, family and school social workers, mechanical engineers, civil engineers and medical and health services managers.

Facts about York, Pennsylvania: Adult population holding a bachelor's degree: 11%. Average salary in 2009: $24,000. Cost of living index in 2008: 85.3.

The top employers in the York region:

  • WellSpan Health
  • Defense Distribution Center
  • Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Inc
  • York County Government
  • Susquehanna Pfaltzgraff Co
  • UTZ Quality Foods, Inc
  • FCI Electronics
  • Glatfelter
  • Giant Food Stores, Inc
  • United Defense
  • Walmart Stores, Inc
  • Kinsley Construction
  • Dentsply International, Inc
  • The Bon-Ton Dept., Stores
  • Hanover Direct, Inc
  • Hanover Foods Corporation
  • Weis Markets, Inc
  • Hanover Hospital
  • Memorial Hospital

York businesses have access to useful organizations including:

The York Daily Record provides the latest information about local business and industry.

Most Popular Jobs in York, Pennsylvania 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 3,470 $60,610 $44,920 - 77,740 24% 56%
2 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 2,670 $61,510 $28,570 - 110,250 8% 51%
3 Elementary school teachers, except special education 2,460 $57,900 $36,560 - 79,920 14% 95%
4 Accountants and auditors 1,250 $62,860 $35,560 - 104,140 18% 79%
5 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 1,100 $54,000 $35,810 - 78,580 6% 96%
6 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 710 $54,430 $35,960 - 79,770 11% 95%
7 Industrial engineers 550 $72,920 $48,850 - 100,560 20% 74%
8 Chief executives 500 $142,270 $69,530 - 2% 65%
9 Child, family, and school social workers 450 $34,870 $19,690 - 54,690 19% 77%
10 Mechanical engineers 410 $75,820 $46,930 - 100,910 4% 78%
11 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 380 $72,560 $29,270 - 125,520 12% 51%
12 Lawyers 370 $91,660 $42,820 - 150,160 11% 99%
13 Civil engineers 360 $75,160 $46,770 - 101,730 18% 87%
14 Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 360 $54,250 $23,380 - 94,650 17% 56%
15 Medical and health services managers 340 $70,230 $41,340 - 106,120 16% 57%
16 Social and human service assistants 310 $27,920 $21,030 - 38,150 34% 58%
17 Sales managers 290 $91,780 $46,440 - 147,430 10% 69%
18 Financial managers 280 $81,490 $45,380 - 126,080 13% 60%
19 Public relations specialists 280 $43,980 $27,400 - 60,820 18% 81%
20 Physical therapists 270 $72,780 $53,720 - 102,520 27% 89%
21 Educational, vocational, and school counselors 270 $55,340 $34,960 - 79,160 13% 73%
22 Computer systems analysts 260 $67,260 $38,780 - 102,040 29% 68%
23 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 240 $86,570 $67,090 - 113,730 8% 78%
24 Network and computer systems administrators 240 $65,100 $38,490 - 97,490 27% 50%
25 Electrical engineers 230 $69,010 $45,970 - 94,610 6% 81%
26 Management analysts 230 $63,950 $37,470 - 101,090 22% 78%
27 Computer programmers 230 $61,510 $35,890 - 85,130 -4% 73%
28 Coaches and scouts 230 $28,410 $15,700 - 55,050 15% 60%
29 Pharmacists 220 $93,900 $73,520 - 119,200 22% 97%
30 Market research analysts 220 $50,210 $28,430 - 87,490 20% 82%
31 Mental health counselors 220 $31,640 $22,620 - 45,460 30% 73%
32 Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 200 $40,750 $25,380 - 59,100 18% 56%
33 Graphic designers 200 $37,720 $23,450 - 56,770 10% 55%
34 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 200 $34,620 $24,770 - 47,520 15% 51%
35 Occupational therapists 190 $64,910 $41,480 - 96,580 23% 90%
36 Special education teachers, secondary school 180 $54,990 $37,270 - 76,720 9% 87%
37 Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 170 $70,360 $32,180 - 128,660 25% 67%
38 Medical and public health social workers 170 $43,780 $29,650 - 61,550 24% 77%
39 Engineering managers 160 $99,590 $62,290 - 152,610 7% 84%
40 Personal financial advisors 160 $67,020 $29,300 - 128,650 41% 81%
41 Computer specialists, all other 150 $83,190 $61,340 - 102,430 15% 68%
42 Physician assistants 150 $81,190 $63,000 - 99,610 27% 67%
43 Speech-language pathologists 150 $67,550 $44,100 - 101,330 11% 98%
44 Librarians 150 $53,780 $33,660 - 77,920 4% 85%
45 Computer and information systems managers 130 $94,710 $52,060 - 139,060 16% 73%
46 Teachers and instructors, all other 130 $50,320 $30,870 - 68,700 9% 54%
47 Social and community service managers 130 $47,440 $29,760 - 68,230 25% 72%
48 Advertising sales agents 130 $43,940 $27,300 - 80,850 20% 56%
49 Sales and related workers, all other 130 $37,420 $17,960 - 64,280 14% 62%
50 Mental health and substance abuse social workers 130 $33,480 $25,870 - 47,690 30% 77%
51 Medical and clinical laboratory technologists 120 $52,770 $41,190 - 67,410 12% 51%
52 Landscape architects 120 $52,740 $28,540 - 88,670 16% 88%
53 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 110 $55,080 $36,250 - 82,610 5% 58%
54 Training and development specialists 110 $45,800 $26,050 - 65,310 18% 56%
55 Vocational education teachers, secondary school 100 $55,140 $36,440 - 77,520 -5% 96%
56 Commercial and industrial designers 100 $53,570 $28,710 - 85,090 7% 55%
57 Marketing managers 90 $96,120 $41,080 - 156,410 14% 69%
58 Sales engineers 90 $79,490 $49,630 - 107,610 9% 79%
59 Network systems and data communications analysts 90 $68,310 $39,270 - 99,890 53% 57%
60 Dietitians and nutritionists 90 $48,670 $32,250 - 65,330 9% 72%
61 Architects, except landscape and naval 80 $89,610 $44,860 - 155,360 18% 88%
62 Electronics engineers, except computer 80 $78,860 $55,130 - 104,760 4% 81%
63 Environmental engineers 80 $60,430 $45,650 - 78,020 25% 86%
64 Computer software engineers, applications 80 $57,380 $35,760 - 92,640 45% 85%
65 Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists 80 $53,410 $36,860 - 80,740 18% 56%
66 Rehabilitation counselors 80 $37,570 $18,620 - 65,690 23% 73%
67 Self-enrichment education teachers 80 $36,390 $16,150 - 64,080 23% 54%
68 Purchasing managers 70 $94,560 $53,220 - 135,670 3% 57%
69 Managers, all other 70 $88,790 $54,540 - 123,540 7% 55%
70 Computer software engineers, systems software 70 $74,580 $49,140 - 98,890 28% 85%
71 Health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors 70 $72,280 $45,680 - 98,810 10% 74%
72 Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 70 $68,950 $39,890 - 96,020 16% 99%
73 Instructional coordinators 70 $57,070 $34,030 - 80,530 23% 79%
74 Surveyors 70 $50,170 $35,010 - 72,490 24% 82%
75 Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors 70 $32,470 $18,660 - 49,390 34% 73%
76 Floral designers 70 $22,110 $17,020 - 27,050 -9% 55%
77 Veterinarians 60 $77,670 $42,160 - 118,910 35% 100%
78 Chemists 60 $62,010 $36,630 - 107,270 9% 93%
79 Database administrators 60 $61,340 $31,300 - 101,890 29% 72%
80 Environmental scientists and specialists, including health 60 $56,310 $34,520 - 84,020 25% 93%
81 Adult literacy, remedial education, and GED teachers and instructors 60 $36,210 $23,200 - 55,350 14% 54%
82 Recreational therapists 60 $33,880 $21,370 - 48,560 4% 77%
83 Dentists, general 60 $0 $ - 9% 100%
84 Financial analysts 50 $62,050 $37,920 - 89,790 34% 87%
85 Occupational health and safety specialists 50 $54,490 $35,220 - 79,350 8% 72%
86 Marriage and family therapists 50 $39,550 $27,670 - 60,320 30% 73%
87 Education administrators, preschool and child care center/program 50 $39,230 $24,800 - 51,840 24% 78%
88 Meeting and convention planners 50 $0 $ - 20% 67%
89 Compensation and benefits managers 40 $99,300 $60,890 - 160,960 12% 58%
90 Engineers, all other 40 $74,290 $41,160 - 105,380 6% 82%
91 Budget analysts 40 $67,350 $45,330 - 95,470 7% 78%
92 Insurance underwriters 40 $58,680 $36,470 - 98,660 6% 53%
93 Clergy 40 $33,010 $22,600 - 47,680 19% 75%
94 Legislators 40 $22,480 $15,320 - 39,630 1% 65%
95 Podiatrists 40 $0 $ - 10% 99%
96 Human resources managers, all other 30 $106,280 $74,400 - 160,460 11% 58%
97 Education administrators, postsecondary 30 $73,210 $38,790 - 108,890 14% 78%
98 Postmasters and mail superintendents 30 $63,000 $49,050 - 78,820 -1% 55%
99 Producers and directors 30 $58,280 $26,730 - 109,130 11% 75%
100 Urban and regional planners 30 $43,790 $30,990 - 55,930 15% 92%

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 6,450 $24,370 $15,550 - 38,370 12% 25%
2 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 5,170 $18,430 $15,290 - 24,390 18% 5%
3 Cashiers 4,730 $18,140 $15,260 - 22,990 -3% 10%
4 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 4,400 $27,830 $17,600 - 38,810 2% 5%
5 Office clerks, general 3,990 $26,130 $16,980 - 37,870 13% 19%
6 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 3,670 $40,170 $27,310 - 59,990 10% 4%
7 Team assemblers 3,550 $33,730 $19,810 - 48,170 0% 5%
8 Waiters and waitresses 2,870 $17,810 $15,220 - 23,890 11% 14%
9 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 2,850 $22,540 $16,170 - 31,260 15% 4%
10 Stock clerks and order fillers 2,720 $25,280 $15,850 - 41,570 -8% 8%
11 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 2,520 $27,970 $16,220 - 39,390 1% 18%
12 Customer service representatives 2,450 $28,690 $17,220 - 43,620 25% 22%
13 Packers and packagers, hand 2,430 $23,310 $15,640 - 31,860 -12% 3%
14 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 2,230 $31,830 $21,380 - 47,010 13% 16%
15 Maintenance and repair workers, general 1,940 $37,780 $24,610 - 50,830 10% 6%
16 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 1,730 $25,710 $19,540 - 32,680 18% 7%
17 Helpers--production workers 1,720 $25,380 $17,380 - 35,740 -1% 4%
18 Industrial truck and tractor operators 1,640 $29,630 $22,050 - 38,620 -2% 2%
19 Teacher assistants 1,550 $21,700 $15,770 - 30,480 10% 18%
20 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 1,530 $55,950 $34,650 - 81,220 -5% 15%
21 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 1,510 $34,080 $16,770 - 56,940 8% 4%
22 Carpenters 1,390 $42,700 $29,240 - 59,830 10% 6%
23 Construction laborers 1,330 $29,700 $21,330 - 39,210 11% 5%
24 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 1,320 $32,320 $20,970 - 40,870 4% 6%
25 General and operations managers 1,290 $87,120 $42,540 - 139,830 2% 48%
26 Machinists 1,280 $41,760 $28,280 - 54,780 -3% 3%
27 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 1,250 $44,720 $26,310 - 68,840 6% 29%
28 Food preparation workers 1,240 $19,190 $15,230 - 25,480 15% 7%
29 Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 1,230 $34,200 $21,350 - 47,850 -7% 14%
30 Cooks, restaurant 1,210 $23,330 $15,930 - 31,920 12% 5%
31 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 1,150 $41,870 $24,420 - 61,080 4% 25%
32 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 1,120 $32,660 $17,540 - 52,410 14% 4%
33 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 1,110 $38,760 $30,120 - 49,050 14% 7%
34 Receptionists and information clerks 1,110 $23,680 $15,960 - 31,790 17% 13%
35 Bus drivers, school 1,080 $27,060 $15,770 - 53,800 9% 4%
36 Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 1,050 $37,580 $28,600 - 48,260 5% 2%
37 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 1,050 $29,550 $17,390 - 45,720 11% 14%
38 Child care workers 990 $21,270 $15,760 - 29,560 18% 15%
39 Bartenders 990 $18,920 $15,310 - 24,560 11% 17%
40 Tellers 980 $22,060 $17,460 - 28,080 14% 16%
41 Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 970 $31,620 $21,540 - 42,480 -15% 0%
42 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 950 $37,540 $26,410 - 52,920 15% 18%
43 Home health aides 940 $22,320 $16,760 - 31,580 49% 7%
44 Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 910 $40,160 $28,900 - 52,250 8% 3%
45 Electricians 880 $42,250 $28,870 - 54,200 7% 7%
46 Multiple machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 880 $34,500 $19,680 - 47,830 0% 3%
47 Industrial machinery mechanics 870 $48,490 $33,650 - 65,650 9% 5%
48 Driver/sales workers 870 $31,070 $15,500 - 52,620 -5% 4%
49 Security guards 860 $25,100 $17,400 - 41,740 17% 13%
50 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 850 $59,360 $38,840 - 86,260 9% 10%
51 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 820 $25,480 $16,750 - 37,030 18% 6%
52 Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders 730 $30,110 $20,000 - 38,980 -5% 5%
53 Personal and home care aides 720 $21,570 $17,560 - 25,510 51% 10%
54 Medical assistants 700 $27,130 $21,190 - 33,350 35% 10%
55 Medical secretaries 680 $28,880 $21,080 - 37,630 17% 18%
56 Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 670 $35,960 $21,940 - 50,140 -16% 0%
57 Printing machine operators 660 $33,600 $23,060 - 46,580 -6% 6%
58 Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 650 $23,440 $16,120 - 38,430 27% 47%
59 Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 640 $30,620 $22,140 - 41,140 4% 15%
60 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 620 $59,690 $40,160 - 81,720 7% 13%
61 Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists 610 $24,090 $15,750 - 35,340 12% 6%
62 Computer support specialists 570 $41,120 $27,540 - 59,020 13% 43%
63 Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists 570 $36,620 $24,480 - 49,230 12% 3%
64 Business operations specialists, all other 560 $66,490 $38,080 - 99,530 21% 49%
65 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 560 $41,170 $27,270 - 53,140 11% 4%
66 Order clerks 550 $27,580 $19,950 - 37,740 -24% 16%
67 Physicians and surgeons, all other 550 $0 $ - 0% 0%
68 Production, planning, and expediting clerks 540 $44,020 $27,880 - 67,820 4% 30%
69 Coating, painting, and spraying machine setters, operators, and tenders 540 $28,850 $20,890 - 42,800 -13% 4%
70 Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 540 $24,090 $16,500 - 32,230 14% 3%
71 Counter and rental clerks 540 $23,670 $15,480 - 38,040 23% 16%
72 Dishwashers 540 $18,080 $15,400 - 21,690 10% 3%
73 Tool and die makers 530 $42,390 $30,170 - 57,550 -10% 5%
74 Cement masons and concrete finishers 530 $39,180 $28,800 - 51,230 11% 2%
75 Structural metal fabricators and fitters 530 $37,440 $27,300 - 49,330 -0% 0%
76 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 520 $18,650 $15,400 - 24,150 13% 5%
77 Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 520 $16,780 $15,200 - 19,460 10% 8%
78 Machine feeders and offbearers 510 $30,090 $21,380 - 41,080 -15% 0%
79 Postal service mail carriers 510 $0 $ - 1% 11%
80 Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers 490 $43,930 $29,960 - 60,450 9% 3%
81 Preschool teachers, except special education 480 $22,350 $15,610 - 33,100 26% 43%
82 Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 480 $19,820 $15,630 - 26,250 10% 17%
83 Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing 470 $28,960 $19,210 - 39,370 6% 0%
84 Roofers 460 $39,980 $25,580 - 60,830 14% 3%
85 Molding, coremaking, and casting machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 460 $26,050 $17,350 - 38,520 -13% 0%
86 Police and sheriff's patrol officers 440 $52,030 $32,450 - 74,570 11% 33%
87 Cooks, fast food 440 $18,170 $15,310 - 23,220 8% 5%
88 Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products 430 $55,610 $33,180 - 90,020 0% 42%
89 Cooks, institution and cafeteria 430 $24,370 $16,720 - 32,770 11% 5%
90 Recreation workers 430 $20,850 $15,670 - 29,100 13% 47%
91 Cost estimators 420 $55,530 $33,810 - 82,630 19% 32%
92 Parts salespersons 420 $31,890 $19,680 - 47,220 -2% 6%
93 Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 420 $24,690 $18,050 - 35,320 19% 14%
94 Sewing machine operators 420 $22,680 $17,890 - 28,740 -27% 5%
95 Procurement clerks 410 $46,090 $34,840 - 59,320 -2% 24%
96 Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 410 $17,260 $15,260 - 20,250 12% 6%
97 Insurance sales agents 390 $73,570 $30,740 - 158,270 13% 45%
98 Data entry keyers 380 $25,110 $17,260 - 32,820 -5% 18%
99 First-line supervisors/managers of transportation and material-moving machine and vehicle operators 370 $57,250 $37,020 - 88,790 10% 17%
100 Computer-controlled machine tool operators, metal and plastic 370 $43,860 $29,490 - 60,930 -3% 6%
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Jobs More Common Near York Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Furnace, kiln, oven, drier, and kettle operators and tenders 36,530 150 11.3
Multiple machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 34,500 880 9.9
Crushing, grinding, and polishing machine setters, operators, and tenders 41,670 280 8.3
Engine and other machine assemblers 35,150 160 7.9
Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 35,960 670 6.8
Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing 28,960 470 6.8
Proofreaders and copy markers 27,340 100 6
Landscape architects 52,740 120 5.6
Tool and die makers 42,390 530 5.5
Food cooking machine operators and tenders 30,500 170 5.3
Drilling and boring machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 39,950 150 5.1
Coating, painting, and spraying machine setters, operators, and tenders 28,850 540 5
Home appliance repairers 34,350 170 4.7
Welding, soldering, and brazing machine setters, operators, and tenders 42,920 210 4.7
Lathe and turning machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 39,050 240 4.1
Prepress technicians and workers 33,570 310 4.1
Electromechanical equipment assemblers 31,560 250 4.1
Structural metal fabricators and fitters 37,440 530 4.1
Procurement clerks 46,090 410 4.1
Environmental science and protection technicians, including health 32,140 150 4
Machine feeders and offbearers 30,090 510 4
Millwrights 39,340 150 3.9
Extruding and drawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 30,430 330 3.6
Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders 37,410 370 3.6
Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 31,620 970 3.5
Molding, coremaking, and casting machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 26,050 460 3.1
Helpers--production workers 25,380 1,720 3
Roofers 39,980 460 3
Opticians, dispensing 27,120 210 3
Stationary engineers and boiler operators 45,560 120 2.8
Team assemblers 33,730 3,550 2.7
Electrical power-line installers and repairers 60,040 270 2.7
Industrial machinery mechanics 48,490 870 2.7
Printing machine operators 33,600 660 2.6
Commercial and industrial designers 53,570 100 2.6
Machinists 41,760 1,280 2.6
Mechanical drafters 42,580 230 2.5
Packers and packagers, hand 23,310 2,430 2.5
Sewing machine operators 22,680 420 2.5
Computer-controlled machine tool operators, metal and plastic 43,860 370 2.4
Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 37,580 1,050 2.4
Mixing and blending machine setters, operators, and tenders 36,150 360 2.3
Food batchmakers 25,770 230 2.3
Highway maintenance workers 32,870 260 2.2
Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 34,200 1,230 2.2
Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters 33,160 290 2.1
Industrial truck and tractor operators 29,630 1,640 2.1
Veterinary technologists and technicians 29,570 210 2.1
Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 23,440 650 2.1
Industrial engineering technicians 48,390 170 2.1

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

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
Procurement clerks 46,090 1.33 410
Crushing, grinding, and polishing machine setters, operators, and tenders 41,670 1.33 280
Teachers and instructors, all other 50,320 1.32 130
Insurance sales agents 73,570 1.31 390
Welding, soldering, and brazing machine setters, operators, and tenders 42,920 1.3 210
Computer-controlled machine tool operators, metal and plastic 43,860 1.26 370
Food cooking machine operators and tenders 30,500 1.26 170
Team assemblers 33,730 1.23 3,550
Office and administrative support workers, all other 38,260 1.23 120
Computer specialists, all other 83,190 1.23 150
Couriers and messengers 29,690 1.23 180
Drilling and boring machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 39,950 1.23 150
Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers 35,700 1.21 260
Telecommunications line installers and repairers 54,410 1.19 170
Driver/sales workers 31,070 1.19 870
First-line supervisors/managers of personal service workers 42,130 1.18 150
Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 35,960 1.18 670
Bakers 28,380 1.18 290
Truck drivers, light or delivery services 34,080 1.18 1,510
Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders 37,410 1.17 370
First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 81,660 1.17 280
Elementary school teachers, except special education 57,900 1.16 2,460
Production workers, all other 33,670 1.16 120
Machine feeders and offbearers 30,090 1.16 510
All other information and record clerks 38,250 1.16 110
Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 27,830 1.15 4,400
Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders 30,110 1.15 730
Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 24,090 1.15 540
Lathe and turning machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 39,050 1.14 240
Packers and packagers, hand 23,310 1.14 2,430
Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 32,320 1.13 1,320
Roofers 39,980 1.13 460
Service station attendants 23,220 1.13 120
Machinists 41,760 1.13 1,280
Logisticians 73,140 1.13 240
Business operations specialists, all other 66,490 1.13 560
Claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators 63,040 1.13 140
Interviewers, except eligibility and loan 31,860 1.12 170
First-line supervisors/managers of housekeeping and janitorial workers 39,250 1.12 140
Mixing and blending machine setters, operators, and tenders 36,150 1.12 360
Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 19,820 1.12 480
Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers 27,540 1.11 360
Structural metal fabricators and fitters 37,440 1.11 530
Stock clerks and order fillers 25,280 1.11 2,720
Child care workers 21,270 1.1 990
First-line supervisors/managers of transportation and material-moving machine and vehicle operators 57,250 1.1 370
Maintenance and repair workers, general 37,780 1.1 1,940
Electrical power-line installers and repairers 60,040 1.1 270
Furnace, kiln, oven, drier, and kettle operators and tenders 36,530 1.09 150
Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing 28,960 1.09 470

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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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