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Providence Employment

Employment and Industries in the Providence, Rhode Island Area

Due to the numerous hospitals, finance-related companies, institutions of higher learning and being the state capital, the Providence economy is very dependent on service industries. Regarding the finance industry, Providence includes several major financial companies and numerous smaller financial firms.

Providence still retains manufacturing jobs. Industries providing employment include plastic goods, rubber items, instruments, fabricated metals, electrical equipment as well as supplies for the Department of Defense. The city is still a prominent location for jewelry and silverware design and manufacturing.

Providence is the headquarters for the Fortune 500 company Textron and the Fortune 1000 company Nortek Incorporated. The world headquarters for the noteworthy GTECH and the headquarters of Citizens Bank are also located in the city.

Rhode Island provides companies with job training tax credits that are equal to half a company's training expenses. The state also offers job training grants that can be customized to the needs of businesses.

In Providence, the fastest growing occupational groups are technical workers and professionals. The major employment segments in Providence are trade, transportation and utilities; educational and health services, manufacturing, government, leisure and hospitality, and financial activities. Management, professional and related occupations comprise about 30% of the workforce. About 19% of the labor force consists of production, transportation and material moving workers.

Noteworthy information regarding Providence, Rhode Island: Average salary in 2009: $32,000. Cost of living index in 2008: 107.8. (U.S. average: 100). Population 25 years of age and older holding a bachelor's degree: 24%.

Largest employers in Providence, Rhode Island:

  • Rhode Island Hospital
  • Brown University
  • U.S. Postal Service
  • Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island
  • Miriam Hospital
  • Bank of America
  • Verizon
  • Johnson & Wales University
  • Roger Williams Medical Center
  • Providence Journal
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Bank Rhode Island
  • Charter One Bank
  • Citizens Bank
  • Lighthouse MD
  • Rhode Island Convention Center
  • Textron
  • WMCA of Greater Providence

Some of the organizations providing assistance to local companies are:

People interested in staying up-to-date with local business activities can read the Providence Business News.

Most Popular Jobs in Providence, Rhode Island 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 13,600 $67,550 $49,350 - 85,570 24% 56%
2 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 5,840 $65,120 $32,880 - 112,430 8% 51%
3 Elementary school teachers, except special education 5,210 $65,050 $39,270 - 88,400 14% 95%
4 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 5,020 $61,340 $37,370 - 83,780 6% 96%
5 Accountants and auditors 4,560 $63,580 $42,690 - 88,990 18% 79%
6 Social and human service assistants 3,260 $28,120 $21,020 - 37,370 34% 58%
7 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 3,130 $60,810 $38,340 - 82,500 11% 95%
8 Teachers and instructors, all other 3,000 $50,460 $17,610 - 92,480 9% 54%
9 Financial managers 2,630 $109,640 $58,800 - 13% 60%
10 Management analysts 2,140 $70,750 $39,080 - 106,530 22% 78%
11 Child, family, and school social workers 2,110 $54,380 $34,030 - 78,950 19% 77%
12 Lawyers 1,910 $116,210 $51,450 - 11% 99%
13 Mental health and substance abuse social workers 1,630 $46,540 $29,670 - 71,350 30% 77%
14 Computer systems analysts 1,570 $87,270 $52,160 - 126,660 29% 68%
15 Computer programmers 1,480 $68,330 $39,160 - 100,030 -4% 73%
16 Chief executives 1,470 $167,030 $75,840 - 2% 65%
17 Pharmacists 1,330 $94,540 $59,340 - 126,310 22% 97%
18 Computer software engineers, systems software 1,260 $91,110 $59,260 - 128,650 28% 85%
19 Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 1,260 $0 $ - 20% 87%
20 Managers, all other 1,250 $93,770 $51,400 - 135,760 7% 55%
21 Public relations specialists 1,210 $54,020 $35,390 - 79,180 18% 81%
22 Electronics engineers, except computer 1,200 $102,590 $75,160 - 131,560 4% 81%
23 Computer and information systems managers 1,190 $121,970 $81,480 - 16% 73%
24 Medical and health services managers 1,150 $99,130 $61,860 - 142,200 16% 57%
25 Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 1,130 $47,570 $16,070 - 81,320 17% 56%
26 Network and computer systems administrators 1,090 $69,250 $48,250 - 96,480 27% 50%
27 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 1,080 $90,170 $61,990 - 121,410 8% 78%
28 Computer software engineers, applications 1,080 $85,710 $60,180 - 109,230 45% 85%
29 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 1,060 $75,700 $39,740 - 116,260 12% 51%
30 Marketing managers 980 $94,420 $48,320 - 147,870 14% 69%
31 Sales and related workers, all other 970 $33,360 $16,080 - 58,240 14% 62%
32 Physical therapists 950 $80,020 $53,090 - 122,020 27% 89%
33 Computer specialists, all other 950 $72,960 $44,820 - 103,220 15% 68%
34 Financial specialists, all other 930 $60,280 $35,900 - 94,130 12% 50%
35 Sales managers 920 $120,820 $53,370 - 10% 69%
36 Educational, vocational, and school counselors 900 $57,060 $33,370 - 82,690 13% 73%
37 Financial analysts 880 $65,670 $42,680 - 93,930 34% 87%
38 Self-enrichment education teachers 870 $38,140 $16,350 - 60,720 23% 54%
39 Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 840 $52,560 $31,740 - 82,940 18% 56%
40 Mental health counselors 800 $35,520 $23,380 - 54,770 30% 73%
41 Librarians 790 $56,990 $36,910 - 80,750 4% 85%
42 Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 780 $84,340 $34,710 - 25% 67%
43 Social and community service managers 760 $69,320 $38,850 - 104,940 25% 72%
44 Civil engineers 700 $79,590 $56,680 - 105,520 18% 87%
45 Medical and clinical laboratory technologists 700 $60,700 $46,470 - 77,420 12% 51%
46 Graphic designers 700 $49,370 $31,200 - 69,640 10% 55%
47 Special education teachers, secondary school 690 $66,290 $45,450 - 86,790 9% 87%
48 Medical and public health social workers 660 $50,460 $30,930 - 69,880 24% 77%
49 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 640 $54,960 $32,700 - 90,210 5% 58%
50 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 630 $45,740 $26,980 - 64,630 15% 51%
51 Network systems and data communications analysts 620 $74,390 $50,470 - 99,930 53% 57%
52 Education administrators, postsecondary 610 $102,770 $56,220 - 14% 78%
53 Speech-language pathologists 600 $73,340 $49,060 - 105,890 11% 98%
54 Industrial engineers 580 $76,850 $54,860 - 103,350 20% 74%
55 Personal financial advisors 570 $87,850 $41,120 - 41% 81%
56 Special education teachers, middle school 570 $61,930 $41,580 - 84,460 16% 87%
57 Training and development specialists 550 $57,240 $37,250 - 83,330 18% 56%
58 Occupational therapists 540 $68,700 $48,650 - 94,640 23% 90%
59 Engineering managers 530 $118,160 $73,760 - 7% 84%
60 Electrical engineers 510 $85,860 $57,310 - 124,270 6% 81%
61 Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 500 $79,270 $49,580 - 108,070 16% 99%
62 Commercial and industrial designers 490 $58,710 $37,640 - 86,000 7% 55%
63 Advertising sales agents 490 $53,300 $24,120 - 81,930 20% 56%
64 Engineers, all other 480 $96,930 $58,890 - 144,920 6% 82%
65 Community and social service specialists, all other 440 $38,090 $21,560 - 70,940 25% 58%
66 Health educators 430 $54,630 $31,190 - 78,640 26% 58%
67 Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other 430 $48,970 $27,780 - 71,860 12% 94%
68 Human resources managers, all other 420 $109,310 $68,820 - 161,310 11% 58%
69 Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists 400 $57,600 $37,580 - 81,760 18% 56%
70 Instructional coordinators 380 $58,900 $34,480 - 85,850 23% 79%
71 Detectives and criminal investigators 360 $65,070 $46,360 - 93,340 17% 54%
72 Market research analysts 360 $57,010 $28,490 - 98,120 20% 82%
73 Merchandise displayers and window trimmers 350 $34,040 $22,950 - 46,150 11% 55%
74 Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors 340 $38,980 $26,690 - 55,980 34% 73%
75 Public relations managers 330 $104,320 $60,490 - 160,440 17% 75%
76 Environmental scientists and specialists, including health 330 $69,770 $48,090 - 93,910 25% 93%
77 Rehabilitation counselors 330 $47,740 $29,050 - 63,540 23% 73%
78 Counselors, all other 330 $31,640 $20,590 - 47,410 17% 73%
79 Computer and information scientists, research 320 $98,990 $72,890 - 128,050 22% 68%
80 Purchasing managers 280 $100,360 $68,170 - 136,780 3% 57%
81 Medical scientists, except epidemiologists 280 $94,530 $39,430 - 20% 99%
82 Dentists, general 270 $165,330 $80,830 - 9% 100%
83 Editors 270 $65,770 $37,510 - 96,030 2% 81%
84 Computer hardware engineers 260 $91,290 $59,880 - 143,570 5% 70%
85 Architects, except landscape and naval 260 $82,250 $65,730 - 106,310 18% 88%
86 Education administrators, preschool and child care center/program 260 $51,130 $30,100 - 80,290 24% 78%
87 Floral designers 260 $29,880 $19,770 - 40,390 -9% 55%
88 Veterinarians 250 $90,090 $52,700 - 127,570 35% 100%
89 Physician assistants 250 $83,630 $58,930 - 118,590 27% 67%
90 Budget analysts 250 $72,500 $47,380 - 105,630 7% 78%
91 Environmental engineers 240 $72,890 $55,540 - 97,440 25% 86%
92 Producers and directors 230 $69,140 $34,890 - 102,480 11% 75%
93 Database administrators 230 $0 $ - 29% 72%
94 Clergy 210 $44,830 $26,220 - 75,950 19% 75%
95 Musicians and singers 210 $0 $ - 10% 53%
96 Dietitians and nutritionists 200 $56,660 $38,670 - 77,340 9% 72%
97 Reporters and correspondents 190 $52,320 $26,640 - 80,420 1% 85%
98 Legislators 190 $17,630 $15,580 - 16,640 1% 65%
99 Credit analysts 180 $74,050 $40,110 - 120,750 2% 60%
100 Chemists 180 $60,650 $28,820 - 106,100 9% 93%

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 20,940 $25,370 $16,640 - 39,990 12% 25%
2 Cashiers 14,880 $19,610 $15,900 - 24,850 -3% 10%
3 Waiters and waitresses 12,100 $20,060 $15,920 - 29,530 11% 14%
4 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 11,810 $18,860 $16,060 - 23,010 18% 5%
5 Office clerks, general 10,920 $27,410 $16,640 - 39,840 13% 19%
6 Customer service representatives 10,000 $31,480 $22,190 - 42,400 25% 22%
7 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 9,270 $27,880 $21,710 - 35,890 18% 7%
8 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 8,600 $26,180 $16,900 - 38,830 15% 4%
9 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 8,500 $36,370 $26,690 - 48,790 13% 16%
10 Stock clerks and order fillers 8,080 $23,580 $16,050 - 36,270 -8% 8%
11 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 7,370 $34,030 $25,410 - 45,420 1% 18%
12 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 7,000 $28,610 $18,160 - 40,990 2% 5%
13 General and operations managers 6,570 $112,290 $58,510 - 2% 48%
14 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 6,410 $50,580 $34,820 - 68,240 6% 29%
15 Teacher assistants 6,200 $26,770 $18,060 - 37,160 10% 18%
16 Receptionists and information clerks 5,980 $25,980 $17,420 - 35,110 17% 13%
17 Home health aides 5,780 $26,470 $21,140 - 33,530 49% 7%
18 Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 5,730 $20,850 $16,040 - 29,410 10% 8%
19 Team assemblers 5,080 $23,100 $16,000 - 34,110 0% 5%
20 Carpenters 4,860 $47,520 $32,460 - 67,490 10% 6%
21 Food preparation workers 4,630 $21,390 $16,250 - 29,250 15% 7%
22 Maintenance and repair workers, general 4,620 $37,290 $23,210 - 51,020 10% 6%
23 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 4,520 $39,840 $28,610 - 51,780 10% 4%
24 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 4,390 $43,500 $26,630 - 66,150 4% 25%
25 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 4,380 $26,910 $18,720 - 37,430 18% 6%
26 Child care workers 4,290 $21,900 $16,830 - 29,450 18% 15%
27 Cooks, restaurant 4,090 $25,400 $18,500 - 32,900 12% 5%
28 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 3,950 $43,910 $31,530 - 59,110 15% 18%
29 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 3,910 $31,030 $18,150 - 47,370 8% 4%
30 Packers and packagers, hand 3,900 $20,870 $15,980 - 29,240 -12% 3%
31 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 3,540 $23,160 $17,040 - 32,830 13% 5%
32 Security guards 3,490 $25,770 $16,450 - 37,930 17% 13%
33 Bartenders 3,490 $20,540 $15,800 - 30,410 11% 17%
34 Medical secretaries 3,430 $32,810 $24,710 - 41,880 17% 18%
35 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 3,390 $29,190 $19,230 - 41,220 4% 6%
36 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 3,320 $35,530 $23,730 - 51,050 11% 14%
37 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 3,020 $54,970 $34,590 - 79,760 -5% 15%
38 Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 2,950 $31,010 $21,100 - 41,960 4% 15%
39 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 2,920 $38,070 $25,060 - 55,920 14% 4%
40 Dishwashers 2,720 $19,250 $16,190 - 24,310 10% 3%
41 Construction laborers 2,690 $43,050 $28,820 - 58,910 11% 5%
42 Helpers--production workers 2,650 $21,700 $16,240 - 30,420 -1% 4%
43 Police and sheriff's patrol officers 2,510 $51,520 $41,610 - 64,840 11% 33%
44 Tellers 2,510 $27,080 $21,220 - 35,100 14% 16%
45 Electricians 2,270 $52,580 $36,630 - 68,100 7% 7%
46 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 2,190 $48,570 $38,130 - 61,520 14% 7%
47 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 2,170 $54,170 $33,680 - 78,260 11% 4%
48 Medical assistants 2,170 $30,100 $22,650 - 39,040 35% 10%
49 Preschool teachers, except special education 2,170 $27,160 $17,600 - 39,690 26% 43%
50 Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 2,100 $19,480 $15,980 - 25,870 12% 6%
51 Recreation workers 2,050 $22,910 $16,270 - 32,540 13% 47%
52 Fire fighters 2,000 $48,350 $39,550 - 59,290 12% 18%
53 Computer support specialists 2,000 $43,220 $27,160 - 61,630 13% 43%
54 Business operations specialists, all other 1,930 $63,100 $37,880 - 95,380 21% 49%
55 Bus drivers, school 1,930 $30,340 $22,070 - 38,740 9% 4%
56 Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 1,890 $29,500 $17,850 - 44,990 -7% 14%
57 Office and administrative support workers, all other 1,840 $24,570 $15,850 - 39,220 -9% 32%
58 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 1,730 $66,740 $45,160 - 95,340 9% 10%
59 Postal service mail carriers 1,720 $0 $ - 1% 11%
60 Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 1,710 $20,520 $16,310 - 28,650 10% 17%
61 Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists 1,690 $27,970 $16,640 - 39,510 12% 6%
62 Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 1,690 $26,330 $16,790 - 39,510 -15% 0%
63 Physicians and surgeons, all other 1,680 $132,100 $46,470 - 0% 0%
64 Counter and rental clerks 1,670 $23,610 $16,580 - 35,590 23% 16%
65 Machinists 1,660 $40,320 $27,730 - 52,020 -3% 3%
66 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 1,640 $60,300 $39,370 - 84,760 7% 13%
67 Insurance claims and policy processing clerks 1,620 $35,730 $24,830 - 47,880 -1% 22%
68 Pharmacy technicians 1,540 $30,220 $21,290 - 40,270 32% 16%
69 Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 1,520 $37,950 $23,980 - 49,750 5% 2%
70 Personal and home care aides 1,510 $21,680 $17,190 - 25,700 51% 10%
71 Loan officers 1,480 $76,390 $40,810 - 123,580 12% 49%
72 Legal secretaries 1,360 $36,470 $26,070 - 51,600 12% 18%
73 Driver/sales workers 1,310 $26,960 $16,300 - 43,210 -5% 4%
74 Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers 1,300 $29,510 $21,620 - 40,260 -27% 6%
75 Laundry and dry-cleaning workers 1,300 $22,510 $16,320 - 31,830 10% 5%
76 Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers 1,290 $48,110 $34,380 - 65,380 9% 3%
77 Radiologic technologists and technicians 1,280 $61,390 $45,730 - 79,650 15% 25%
78 Dental assistants 1,280 $34,740 $23,490 - 47,810 29% 9%
79 Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders 1,280 $24,360 $16,300 - 35,770 -5% 5%
80 Bill and account collectors 1,230 $34,150 $23,400 - 47,310 23% 13%
81 Cooks, fast food 1,220 $18,820 $16,150 - 24,080 8% 5%
82 Cooks, institution and cafeteria 1,210 $30,730 $21,760 - 41,640 11% 5%
83 Loan interviewers and clerks 1,150 $32,790 $21,950 - 46,600 -1% 24%
84 Assemblers and fabricators, all other 1,150 $19,620 $15,710 - 28,980 -9% 5%
85 Correctional officers and jailers 1,140 $47,560 $41,920 - 56,330 17% 11%
86 Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products 1,120 $60,100 $38,980 - 86,040 0% 42%
87 Painters, construction and maintenance 1,110 $37,860 $24,960 - 57,810 12% 6%
88 Sewing machine operators 1,100 $23,160 $17,370 - 31,040 -27% 5%
89 Production, planning, and expediting clerks 1,060 $41,380 $23,540 - 61,710 4% 30%
90 Cooks, short order 1,040 $22,140 $16,310 - 31,120 5% 5%
91 Insurance sales agents 1,030 $62,550 $33,000 - 99,900 13% 45%
92 Industrial truck and tractor operators 1,030 $31,830 $20,530 - 45,340 -2% 2%
93 Paralegals and legal assistants 1,020 $46,650 $33,850 - 62,960 22% 45%
94 Parts salespersons 1,020 $35,050 $20,350 - 53,450 -2% 6%
95 Data entry keyers 1,000 $30,630 $20,100 - 44,700 -5% 18%
96 First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 990 $90,610 $53,930 - 144,280 4% 38%
97 Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 990 $29,640 $17,820 - 47,950 27% 47%
98 Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 970 $28,140 $20,770 - 38,280 -16% 0%
99 Jewelers and precious stone and metal workers 960 $28,700 $19,750 - 39,310 -2% 16%
100 Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping 950 $32,720 $24,010 - 44,310 11% 29%
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Jobs More Common Near Providence Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Model makers, metal and plastic 38,040 190 14
Jewelers and precious stone and metal workers 28,700 960 12.9
Religious workers, all other 24,050 100 11.1
Telephone operators 42,100 360 9.9
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers, all other 27,370 160 7
Door-to-door sales workers, news and street vendors, and related workers 28,070 110 6.8
Ambulance drivers and attendants, except emergency medical technicians 26,870 330 6.8
Mechanical door repairers 33,500 150 6
Fiberglass laminators and fabricators 32,290 350 6
Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers, all other 0 140 5.8
Etchers and engravers 28,980 110 5.7
Textile winding, twisting, and drawing out machine setters, operators, and tenders 23,630 420 5.4
Grounds maintenance workers, all other 21,290 110 5.3
Athletes and sports competitors 0 140 5.2
Textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders 24,920 350 4.9
Stonemasons 46,310 160 4.1
Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other 48,970 430 4
Commercial and industrial designers 58,710 490 3.9
Skin care specialists 33,300 330 3.9
Motorboat mechanics 38,410 140 3.7
Counselors, all other 31,640 330 3.7
Life scientists, all other 45,020 110 3.4
Computer and information scientists, research 98,990 320 3.2
Mental health and substance abuse social workers 46,540 1,630 3.2
History teachers, postsecondary 87,760 190 3.2
Internists, general 181,180 530 3.2
Textile cutting machine setters, operators, and tenders 24,770 160 3.2
Political science teachers, postsecondary 92,920 120 3.2
Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 28,140 970 3
Tour guides and escorts 23,150 290 2.9
Animal control workers 32,710 100 2.9
First-line supervisors/managers of fire fighting and prevention workers 63,130 520 2.9
Obstetricians and gynecologists 197,920 150 2.8
Helpers--painters, paperhangers, plasterers, and stucco masons 21,870 160 2.8
Extruding and drawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 34,400 820 2.8
Plating and coating machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 32,540 390 2.7
Engineering teachers, postsecondary 0 150 2.7
Helpers, construction trades, all other 27,030 210 2.7
Multiple machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 29,150 780 2.7
Pharmacy aides 20,970 440 2.6
Occupational therapist assistants 50,140 230 2.6
Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 20,850 5,730 2.6
Grinding and polishing workers, hand 28,150 310 2.5
Pediatricians, general 162,260 220 2.5
Social and human service assistants 28,120 3,260 2.5
Radio and television announcers 33,180 210 2.4
Directors, religious activities and education 38,130 120 2.4
Plasterers and stucco masons 40,200 340 2.4
Philosophy and religion teachers, postsecondary 87,670 140 2.4
Glaziers 41,900 370 2.4

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Providence, Rhode Island Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
Computer science teachers, postsecondary 103,910 1.44 110
Construction laborers 43,050 1.38 2,690
Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 59,060 1.38 760
Foreign language and literature teachers, postsecondary 82,960 1.36 180
Mathematical science teachers, postsecondary 89,400 1.35 270
Philosophy and religion teachers, postsecondary 87,670 1.35 140
Child, family, and school social workers 54,380 1.34 2,110
Administrative services managers 97,280 1.34 740
Editors 65,770 1.33 270
Teachers and instructors, all other 50,460 1.33 3,000
Court, municipal, and license clerks 43,970 1.33 640
Rehabilitation counselors 47,740 1.32 330
History teachers, postsecondary 87,760 1.32 190
Eligibility interviewers, government programs 49,650 1.32 570
Demonstrators and product promoters 33,640 1.31 210
Elementary school teachers, except special education 65,050 1.31 5,210
Cooks, institution and cafeteria 30,730 1.3 1,210
First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 90,610 1.3 990
Crossing guards 29,840 1.3 410
Loan officers 76,390 1.29 1,480
Kindergarten teachers, except special education 61,030 1.29 630
Special education teachers, secondary school 66,290 1.29 690
Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 45,740 1.28 630
Construction managers 107,580 1.28 480
Reporters and correspondents 52,320 1.28 190
Brickmasons and blockmasons 57,940 1.27 500
Couriers and messengers 30,690 1.27 580
Computer systems analysts 87,270 1.27 1,570
Telecommunications line installers and repairers 58,050 1.27 700
Correctional officers and jailers 47,560 1.26 1,140
Telephone operators 42,100 1.25 360
Photographers 39,520 1.25 340
Opticians, dispensing 42,610 1.25 190
Home health aides 26,470 1.25 5,780
Credit analysts 74,050 1.25 180
Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing 32,970 1.24 170
Electronics engineers, except computer 102,590 1.24 1,200
Bus drivers, transit and intercity 37,690 1.24 340
Floral designers 29,880 1.24 260
Nonfarm animal caretakers 25,470 1.23 620
Chefs and head cooks 49,910 1.23 370
Political science teachers, postsecondary 92,920 1.23 120
Sales managers 120,820 1.23 920
Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 48,570 1.23 2,190
Graphic designers 49,370 1.23 700
Food service managers 59,460 1.22 850
First-line supervisors/managers of housekeeping and janitorial workers 42,740 1.22 520
First-line supervisors/managers of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers 51,540 1.22 550
Art, drama, and music teachers, postsecondary 72,460 1.22 360
Producers and directors 69,140 1.22 230

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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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