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Florence Employment

Employment and Industries in the Florence, South Carolina Area

Florence, South Carolina has developed into a major regional financial hub. Numerous financial companies and banking centers have regional offices in the city.

The Florence region's life sciences cluster is a regional medical hub. The area includes companies such as IRIX Pharmaceuticals, Hoffman La-Roche, HealthSouth, GE Medical Systems, McLeod Regional Medical Center and Carolina Hospital System.

The Fabrication and Metalworking cluster, situated in the region, includes prominent businesses such as ESAB, Honda Manufacturing of South Carolina, Bucor Steel, Angus Palm, Southeastern Steel and Superior Machine.

The Florence area's economy is also bolstered by other notable companies such as Heinz, Du Pont, AT&T, Monster.com, ADP, Johnson Controls, ACS Technologies and QVC.

Florence County's labor market has been placed in the top five in the southeast for the availability of skilled labor by Southern Business & Development.

The largest employment providers in the Florence region:

  • Honda of South Carolina - All-Terrain vehicles, personal watercraft
  • Nan Ya Plastics Corporation America - Polyester Staple Fiber & Filament
  • ESAB Welding and Cutting Products - Welding equipment, cutting machines
  • Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation - Kraft liner board
  • Nucor Corp., Vulcraft Division - Steel Joists, Girders & Decking
  • QVC, Inc - Distribution
  • Roche Carolina - Pharmaceutical R&D, Bulk Mfg
  • G.E. Medical Systems - MRI manufacturer
  • Pepsi Cola Bottling Company - Soft drinks
  • ACS Technologies - Customized software

In Florence, a large number of the jobs are provided by the following sectors:

  • Healthcare
  • Accommodation and food services
  • Finance and insurance
  • Educational services
  • Government

Notable facts about Florence, South Carolina: Estimated median household income in 2007: $41,000. Cost of living index in 2008: 81.8 (U.S. average: 100). Adult residents holding a bachelor's degree or higher: 26%.

Some of the helpful associations that offer assistance to local companies are:

The Florence Morning News provides up-to-date news regarding business and the economy in Florence.

Most Popular Jobs in Florence, South Carolina 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 2,480 $57,720 $42,690 - 75,390 24% 56%
2 Elementary school teachers, except special education 970 $44,460 $30,000 - 60,440 14% 95%
3 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 780 $54,040 $29,050 - 83,910 8% 51%
4 Accountants and auditors 780 $53,940 $26,140 - 95,510 18% 79%
5 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 600 $44,060 $30,750 - 60,930 11% 95%
6 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 540 $46,440 $31,750 - 63,090 6% 96%
7 Social and human service assistants 320 $21,850 $14,440 - 31,270 34% 58%
8 Industrial engineers 270 $78,120 $48,570 - 106,950 20% 74%
9 Chief executives 260 $162,330 $85,670 - 2% 65%
10 Pharmacists 250 $107,970 $38,400 - 22% 97%
11 Child, family, and school social workers 250 $33,190 $21,330 - 49,540 19% 77%
12 Medical and health services managers 230 $77,440 $46,820 - 102,400 16% 57%
13 Instructional coordinators 220 $42,000 $13,600 - 75,340 23% 79%
14 Financial managers 210 $97,570 $36,400 - 154,390 13% 60%
15 Social workers, all other 210 $34,070 $26,590 - 43,760 18% 77%
16 Management analysts 190 $56,840 $14,920 - 112,670 22% 78%
17 Lawyers 180 $62,940 $22,370 - 120,300 11% 99%
18 Credit analysts 170 $38,390 $27,170 - 53,940 2% 60%
19 Computer programmers 160 $57,880 $33,500 - 87,920 -4% 73%
20 Training and development specialists 160 $51,060 $28,460 - 90,410 18% 56%
21 Educational, vocational, and school counselors 160 $40,900 $23,050 - 63,360 13% 73%
22 Teachers and instructors, all other 160 $23,170 $15,940 - 32,260 9% 54%
23 Physical therapists 150 $87,060 $54,680 - 136,310 27% 89%
24 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 150 $73,570 $56,730 - 94,220 8% 78%
25 Computer systems analysts 150 $55,180 $34,680 - 86,250 29% 68%
26 Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 150 $45,530 $27,660 - 63,350 20% 87%
27 Sales managers 140 $114,960 $44,330 - 10% 69%
28 Medical and public health social workers 140 $35,210 $25,840 - 49,500 24% 77%
29 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 120 $32,920 $22,370 - 46,830 15% 51%
30 Vocational education teachers, secondary school 110 $43,900 $34,110 - 60,900 -5% 96%
31 Medical and clinical laboratory technologists 100 $51,310 $34,600 - 73,940 12% 51%
32 Tax preparers 100 $29,960 $20,120 - 46,950 -8% 54%
33 Electrical engineers 90 $87,220 $58,510 - 109,550 6% 81%
34 Mechanical engineers 90 $74,770 $46,990 - 111,610 4% 78%
35 Network systems and data communications analysts 90 $55,650 $26,660 - 117,310 53% 57%
36 Legislators 90 $15,100 $12,960 - 18,390 1% 65%
37 Occupational therapists 80 $66,900 $43,070 - 98,580 23% 90%
38 Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 80 $66,690 $32,800 - 116,480 17% 56%
39 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 80 $57,720 $29,060 - 101,030 5% 58%
40 Speech-language pathologists 80 $57,350 $39,450 - 81,240 11% 98%
41 Librarians 80 $48,130 $33,450 - 65,200 4% 85%
42 Public relations specialists 80 $44,480 $22,950 - 67,700 18% 81%
43 Computer and information systems managers 70 $90,050 $54,110 - 128,570 16% 73%
44 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 70 $73,550 $42,830 - 119,220 12% 51%
45 Managers, all other 70 $73,460 $37,940 - 121,650 7% 55%
46 Network and computer systems administrators 70 $56,070 $36,050 - 79,200 27% 50%
47 Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 70 $42,660 $22,840 - 69,300 16% 99%
48 Adult literacy, remedial education, and GED teachers and instructors 70 $41,570 $23,750 - 57,180 14% 54%
49 Advertising sales agents 70 $19,820 $12,780 - 38,920 20% 56%
50 Personal financial advisors 60 $53,690 $29,430 - 95,170 41% 81%
51 Occupational health and safety specialists 60 $45,610 $26,190 - 80,490 8% 72%
52 Coaches and scouts 60 $30,980 $16,070 - 50,350 15% 60%
53 Engineering managers 50 $122,820 $78,440 - 165,650 7% 84%
54 Chemists 50 $95,180 $60,770 - 135,700 9% 93%
55 Purchasing managers 50 $83,310 $42,720 - 152,410 3% 57%
56 Civil engineers 50 $67,600 $41,850 - 96,520 18% 87%
57 Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists 50 $56,830 $33,810 - 79,630 18% 56%
58 Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 50 $46,220 $28,010 - 74,860 18% 56%
59 Dentists, general 40 $176,240 $89,520 - 9% 100%
60 Chemical engineers 40 $92,350 $51,030 - 138,010 8% 91%
61 Computer software engineers, applications 40 $71,870 $48,700 - 93,610 45% 85%
62 Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 40 $53,340 $32,440 - 90,750 25% 67%
63 Self-enrichment education teachers 40 $46,490 $26,950 - 64,040 23% 54%
64 Graphic designers 40 $39,580 $27,190 - 57,860 10% 55%
65 Community and social service specialists, all other 40 $28,230 $19,410 - 34,140 25% 58%
66 Floral designers 40 $22,260 $17,560 - 27,840 -9% 55%
67 Marketing managers 30 $91,460 $53,610 - 159,910 14% 69%
68 Environmental engineers 30 $73,830 $59,490 - 93,050 25% 86%
69 Health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors 30 $73,220 $38,670 - 106,950 10% 74%
70 Judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates 30 $57,840 $19,270 - 112,140 5% 99%
71 Market research analysts 30 $48,260 $28,710 - 74,380 20% 82%
72 Health educators 30 $47,580 $28,090 - 75,300 26% 58%
73 Dietitians and nutritionists 30 $43,020 $26,170 - 62,720 9% 72%
74 Surveyors 30 $38,420 $22,020 - 69,160 24% 82%

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 2,940 $23,360 $14,050 - 35,510 12% 25%
2 Cashiers 2,430 $15,960 $12,860 - 19,990 -3% 10%
3 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 2,080 $14,520 $12,760 - 16,610 18% 5%
4 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 1,890 $19,030 $14,510 - 24,600 18% 7%
5 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 1,730 $20,560 $13,600 - 29,690 15% 4%
6 Office clerks, general 1,670 $21,370 $14,790 - 30,140 13% 19%
7 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 1,480 $22,580 $13,690 - 33,210 2% 5%
8 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 1,320 $37,490 $25,260 - 50,570 10% 4%
9 Team assemblers 1,260 $33,050 $23,790 - 54,250 0% 5%
10 Maintenance and repair workers, general 1,230 $35,830 $18,750 - 60,220 10% 6%
11 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 1,170 $26,380 $17,770 - 36,240 1% 18%
12 Customer service representatives 1,160 $28,590 $18,340 - 40,690 25% 22%
13 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 1,040 $42,330 $26,540 - 62,730 6% 29%
14 General and operations managers 1,000 $95,390 $45,510 - 2% 48%
15 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 1,000 $39,170 $25,730 - 57,110 4% 25%
16 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 990 $36,610 $27,050 - 48,980 14% 7%
17 Home health aides 970 $19,780 $16,500 - 24,660 49% 7%
18 Stock clerks and order fillers 930 $20,520 $13,640 - 30,380 -8% 8%
19 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 920 $29,760 $19,420 - 40,600 13% 16%
20 Teacher assistants 900 $17,550 $13,160 - 21,110 10% 18%
21 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 830 $16,100 $12,900 - 20,730 13% 5%
22 Cooks, fast food 740 $14,990 $12,840 - 18,370 8% 5%
23 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 640 $56,710 $31,410 - 85,530 -5% 15%
24 Waiters and waitresses 640 $17,470 $12,940 - 24,810 11% 14%
25 Machinists 630 $32,880 $21,120 - 47,800 -3% 3%
26 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 600 $26,500 $14,990 - 40,950 8% 4%
27 Medical secretaries 600 $24,850 $16,660 - 33,250 17% 18%
28 Construction laborers 570 $20,710 $14,660 - 27,470 11% 5%
29 Receptionists and information clerks 560 $21,100 $14,320 - 28,890 17% 13%
30 Helpers--production workers 560 $21,090 $13,460 - 35,170 -1% 4%
31 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 550 $29,240 $18,170 - 46,660 14% 4%
32 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 540 $38,450 $27,220 - 51,910 15% 18%
33 Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 540 $30,500 $23,430 - 41,870 5% 2%
34 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 540 $26,070 $16,340 - 40,460 11% 14%
35 Security guards 490 $21,440 $16,270 - 27,520 17% 13%
36 Food preparation workers 490 $18,690 $13,620 - 25,250 15% 7%
37 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 460 $52,490 $35,420 - 78,680 7% 13%
38 Police and sheriff's patrol officers 460 $34,950 $26,090 - 49,520 11% 33%
39 Electricians 460 $33,200 $15,730 - 49,540 7% 7%
40 Packers and packagers, hand 450 $20,290 $13,150 - 31,720 -12% 3%
41 Industrial truck and tractor operators 430 $27,830 $20,510 - 39,260 -2% 2%
42 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 430 $25,800 $15,450 - 37,830 4% 6%
43 Industrial machinery mechanics 420 $40,810 $26,570 - 62,120 9% 5%
44 Child care workers 410 $16,610 $13,160 - 20,210 18% 15%
45 Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 400 $31,840 $22,480 - 44,470 -7% 14%
46 Carpenters 400 $25,860 $19,640 - 33,450 10% 6%
47 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 390 $47,160 $32,500 - 68,220 9% 10%
48 Tellers 390 $24,270 $20,440 - 30,130 14% 16%
49 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 390 $20,370 $13,500 - 30,200 18% 6%
50 Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 380 $18,630 $13,200 - 26,870 14% 3%
51 Cooks, restaurant 380 $17,710 $13,330 - 23,890 12% 5%
52 Cooks, institution and cafeteria 380 $17,170 $13,020 - 25,380 11% 5%
53 Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders 370 $34,930 $20,150 - 50,090 -18% 0%
54 Driver/sales workers 360 $27,140 $13,500 - 40,570 -5% 4%
55 Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 350 $27,220 $19,490 - 36,210 4% 15%
56 Bill and account collectors 320 $23,330 $17,210 - 31,370 23% 13%
57 Counter and rental clerks 310 $21,910 $14,300 - 34,270 23% 16%
58 Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 310 $20,180 $13,450 - 29,460 17% 14%
59 Insurance sales agents 300 $43,500 $25,400 - 91,450 13% 45%
60 Production workers, all other 290 $26,420 $13,210 - 44,830 2% 5%
61 Chemical equipment operators and tenders 280 $46,100 $32,630 - 60,220 -4% 14%
62 Pharmacy technicians 280 $25,430 $20,370 - 31,710 32% 16%
63 Medical assistants 280 $25,110 $18,260 - 32,680 35% 10%
64 Bus drivers, school 270 $19,910 $13,620 - 27,600 9% 4%
65 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 240 $34,910 $23,160 - 48,880 11% 4%
66 First-line supervisors/managers of transportation and material-moving machine and vehicle operators 220 $68,310 $36,480 - 99,830 10% 17%
67 Loan officers 220 $47,720 $23,460 - 76,430 12% 49%
68 Computer support specialists 220 $37,060 $22,280 - 53,140 13% 43%
69 First-line supervisors/managers of housekeeping and janitorial workers 220 $27,190 $20,690 - 36,530 13% 11%
70 Radiologic technologists and technicians 210 $49,580 $35,310 - 64,590 15% 25%
71 Surgical technologists 210 $34,830 $26,710 - 46,370 25% 16%
72 Postal service mail carriers 210 $0 $ - 1% 11%
73 First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 210 $0 $ - 4% 38%
74 Machine feeders and offbearers 200 $26,890 $17,430 - 42,930 -15% 0%
75 Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders 200 $22,450 $13,740 - 31,140 -5% 5%
76 Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists 190 $31,030 $21,600 - 40,790 12% 3%
77 Parts salespersons 190 $29,830 $20,670 - 39,120 -2% 6%
78 Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 190 $29,170 $19,410 - 39,330 8% 3%
79 Dishwashers 190 $15,700 $12,970 - 19,490 10% 3%
80 Business operations specialists, all other 180 $45,500 $26,470 - 72,220 21% 49%
81 Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 180 $33,760 $27,820 - 41,130 19% 14%
82 Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products 170 $56,740 $33,880 - 100,230 0% 42%
83 Production, planning, and expediting clerks 170 $46,260 $25,480 - 73,750 4% 30%
84 Correctional officers and jailers 160 $28,420 $22,540 - 34,840 17% 11%
85 Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers 160 $21,370 $15,980 - 29,720 12% 0%
86 Laundry and dry-cleaning workers 160 $15,970 $12,990 - 19,820 10% 5%
87 Administrative services managers 150 $73,560 $35,190 - 110,260 12% 40%
88 Paralegals and legal assistants 150 $31,190 $21,800 - 39,410 22% 45%
89 Sheet metal workers 150 $30,380 $21,350 - 40,020 7% 4%
90 Dental assistants 150 $28,630 $21,530 - 37,810 29% 9%
91 Healthcare support workers, all other 150 $24,730 $17,860 - 35,230 16% 10%
92 Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators 150 $0 $ - -8% 12%
93 First-line supervisors/managers of helpers, laborers, and material movers, hand 140 $50,910 $30,610 - 93,030 13% 17%
94 Kindergarten teachers, except special education 140 $44,400 $29,700 - 61,540 16% 43%
95 Extruding, forming, pressing, and compacting machine setters, operators, and tenders 140 $37,150 $21,390 - 51,550 -8% 0%
96 Painters, construction and maintenance 140 $27,350 $20,600 - 38,160 12% 6%
97 Dispatchers, except police, fire, and ambulance 140 $27,270 $17,010 - 56,280 2% 11%
98 Interviewers, except eligibility and loan 140 $25,140 $20,280 - 31,150 10% 24%
99 Loan interviewers and clerks 140 $24,590 $14,870 - 32,540 -1% 24%
100 Helpers--electricians 140 $22,280 $17,640 - 28,780 7% 3%
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Jobs More Common Near Florence Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Chemical equipment operators and tenders 46,100 280 13.6
Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders 34,930 370 8
Social workers, all other 34,070 210 6
Millwrights 39,250 100 5.8
Extruding, forming, pressing, and compacting machine setters, operators, and tenders 37,150 140 4.4
Pharmacy aides 19,520 100 4.4
Surgical technologists 34,830 210 4.2
Credit analysts 38,390 170 4.1
Tax preparers 29,960 100 3.5
Machine feeders and offbearers 26,890 200 3.5
Instructional coordinators 42,000 220 3.1
Industrial machinery mechanics 40,810 420 2.9
Pest control workers 31,640 100 2.9
Machinists 32,880 630 2.8
Vocational education teachers, secondary school 43,900 110 2.8
Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 30,500 540 2.8
Electrical and electronics repairers, commercial and industrial equipment 42,350 110 2.7
Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 20,180 310 2.6
Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 36,610 990 2.5
Coating, painting, and spraying machine setters, operators, and tenders 28,270 120 2.5
Cooks, fast food 14,990 740 2.5
Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 19,030 1,890 2.4
Helpers--electricians 22,280 140 2.4
Industrial engineers 78,120 270 2.3
Production workers, all other 26,420 290 2.3
Medical secretaries 24,850 600 2.3
Helpers--production workers 21,090 560 2.2
Team assemblers 33,050 1,260 2.2
Refuse and recyclable material collectors 19,990 130 2.1
First-line supervisors/managers of housekeeping and janitorial workers 27,190 220 2.1
Cooks, institution and cafeteria 17,170 380 2
Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 18,630 380 2
Home health aides 19,780 970 2
Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers 21,370 160 1.9
Computer-controlled machine tool operators, metal and plastic 35,350 130 1.9
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 33,760 180 1.8
First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 52,490 460 1.8
Medical and public health social workers 35,210 140 1.8
First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 56,710 640 1.8
Mobile heavy equipment mechanics, except engines 43,670 120 1.8
First-line supervisors/managers of transportation and material-moving machine and vehicle operators 68,310 220 1.8
Social and human service assistants 21,850 320 1.8
Radiologic technologists and technicians 49,580 210 1.8
Brickmasons and blockmasons 32,690 100 1.7
Driver/sales workers 27,140 360 1.7
Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 44,060 600 1.7
Sheet metal workers 30,380 150 1.7
Butchers and meat cutters 22,750 110 1.7
Maintenance and repair workers, general 35,830 1,230 1.7
Child, family, and school social workers 33,190 250 1.7

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Florence, South Carolina Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
First-line supervisors/managers of transportation and material-moving machine and vehicle operators 68,310 1.32 220
Extruding, forming, pressing, and compacting machine setters, operators, and tenders 37,150 1.21 140
Team assemblers 33,050 1.21 1,260
Mixing and blending machine setters, operators, and tenders 38,570 1.19 110
Industrial production managers 105,310 1.19 110
Physical therapists 87,060 1.19 150
First-line supervisors/managers of helpers, laborers, and material movers, hand 50,910 1.18 140
Sales managers 114,960 1.17 140
Telecommunications equipment installers and repairers, except line installers 57,840 1.13 120
Production, planning, and expediting clerks 46,260 1.13 170
Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders 34,930 1.1 370
Chemical equipment operators and tenders 46,100 1.09 280
Chief executives 162,330 1.08 260
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 33,760 1.08 180
Industrial engineers 78,120 1.07 270
First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 56,710 1.07 640
Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products 56,740 1.07 170
Financial managers 97,570 1.05 210
Maintenance and repair workers, general 35,830 1.04 1,230
Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping 36,320 1.04 110
Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 20,180 1.04 310
Driver/sales workers 27,140 1.04 360
Machine feeders and offbearers 26,890 1.04 200
First-line supervisors/managers of personal service workers 36,790 1.03 120
Pharmacists 107,970 1.03 250
Tellers 24,270 1.02 390
Mobile heavy equipment mechanics, except engines 43,670 1.02 120
Computer-controlled machine tool operators, metal and plastic 35,350 1.02 130
Training and development specialists 51,060 1.01 160
First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 39,170 1.01 1,000
Administrative services managers 73,560 1.01 150
Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 37,490 1 1,320
Packers and packagers, hand 20,290 1 450
Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 38,450 0.99 540
General and operations managers 95,390 0.99 1,000
Parts salespersons 29,830 0.98 190
Food preparation workers 18,690 0.97 490
Radiologic technologists and technicians 49,580 0.97 210
Customer service representatives 28,590 0.96 1,160
Retail salespersons 23,360 0.96 2,940
Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 54,040 0.96 780
Coating, painting, and spraying machine setters, operators, and tenders 28,270 0.95 120
Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 31,840 0.95 400
Counter and rental clerks 21,910 0.94 310
Payroll and timekeeping clerks 31,440 0.94 120
First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 42,330 0.94 1,040
Registered nurses 57,720 0.94 2,480
Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 22,580 0.94 1,480
Kindergarten teachers, except special education 44,400 0.94 140
Waiters and waitresses 17,470 0.93 640

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