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Johnstown Employment

Employment and Industries in the Johnstown, Pennsylvania Area

The tables here illustrate essential information about work and employment in the area. Information includes:

  • A table of the most numerous types of work found here, both for jobs generally requiring college degrees and jobs not requiring college degrees.
  • A table listing those careers significantly more common in Johnstown than in other US cities; this is useful both for career planning and for understanding the nature of Johnstown.
  • A list of the highest-paying jobs in Johnstown.
  • A list of any large public companies in Johnstown.

Jobs in Johnstown

Rank Title Total Employees Local Mean Salary (Per Year) Local Mean Salary (Per hour) National Growth % 2014-2024
1 All Occupations 53970 $39250 $18.87 100
2 Office and Administrative Support Occupations 8850 $30690 $14.75 14.8
3 Sales and Related Occupations 5430 $31180 $14.99 10.15
4 Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 5020 $20450 $9.83 8.3
5 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 4690 $67310 $32.36 5.75
6 Education, Training, and Library Occupations 3610 $47910 $23.03 6.15
7 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 3570 $32760 $15.75 6.45
8 Personal Care and Service Occupations 3030 $22260 $10.7 4.1
9 Production Occupations 2880 $36850 $17.72 5.85
10 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 2230 $40690 $19.56 3.8
11 Construction and Extraction Occupations 2130 $40710 $19.57 4.4
12 Retail Salespersons 2030 $25090 $12.06 3.1
13 Healthcare Support Occupations 1910 $28220 $13.57 3.05
14 Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 1810 $22820 $10.97 3.7
15 Business and Financial Operations Occupations 1800 $61470 $29.55 5.05
16 Community and Social Service Occupations 1740 $39360 $18.92 1.65
17 Management Occupations 1730 $92070 $44.27 6.05
18 Personal Care Aides 1700 $20590 $9.9 1.3
19 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 1680 $19290 $9.27 2.15
20 Registered Nurses 1650 $64030 $30.78 1.9
21 Cashiers 1590 $20010 $9.62 2.25
22 Office Clerks, General 1560 $27370 $13.16 2
23 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 1140 $28970 $13.93 1.6
24 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 1130 $21770 $10.47 1.6
25 Protective Service Occupations 1050 $38350 $18.44 2.25
26 Customer Service Representatives 1000 $27310 $13.13 1.75
27 Waiters and Waitresses 810 $19900 $9.57 1.6
28 Architecture and Engineering Occupations 800 $66760 $32.1 1.65
29 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 760 $46120 $22.17 1.2
30 Computer and Mathematical Occupations 760 $59760 $28.73 2.8
31 Nursing Assistants 760 $25690 $12.35 1.05
32 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 680 $26670 $12.82 1.6
33 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 670 $23370 $11.24 1.2
34 Bus Drivers, School or Special Client 610 $23130 $11.12 0.3
35 Bartenders 590 $17900 $8.61 0.4
36 Social and Human Service Assistants 580 $35040 $16.85 0.3
37 General and Operations Managers 550 $91580 $44.03 1.4
38 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 530 $50430 $24.24 1
39 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 530 $33060 $15.89 0.9
40 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 530 $29670 $14.26 1.1
41 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 520 $39950 $19.21 1
42 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 470 $29150 $14.01 0.6
43 Child, Family, and School Social Workers 460 $38730 $18.62 0.2
44 Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations 460 $33070 $15.9 1.7
45 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 450 $35670 $17.15 0.5
46 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 440 $27610 $13.27 0.2
47 Cooks, Restaurant 400 $21770 $10.47 0.75
48 Medical Secretaries 400 $26230 $12.61 0.4
49 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 390 $33010 $15.87 0.5
50 Construction Laborers 370 $28710 $13.8 0.8
51 Accountants and Auditors 370 $69550 $33.44 0.9
52 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 360 $56980 $27.39 1
53 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 360 $43290 $20.81 0.45
54 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 340 $29490 $14.18 0.6
55 Childcare Workers 330 $17790 $8.55 0.8
56 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 330 $19270 $9.26 1
57 Tellers 320 $25630 $12.32 0.3
58 Home Health Aides 310 $22490 $10.81 0.7
59 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 310 $193250 $92.91 0.2
60 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 300 $40080 $19.27 0.2
61 Security Guards 290 $24040 $11.56 0.7
62 Billing and Posting Clerks 270 $30200 $14.52 0.35
63 Medical Assistants 270 $28630 $13.76 0.45
64 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 260 $25060 $12.05 0.3
65 Carpenters 260 $40570 $19.5 0.6
66 Food Preparation Workers 250 $19660 $9.45 0.6
67 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 240 $24440 $11.75 0.8
68 Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 220 $58890 $28.31 0.9
69 Computer User Support Specialists 210 $37700 $18.13 0.4
70 Receptionists and Information Clerks 210 $23920 $11.5 0.7
71 Counter and Rental Clerks 190 $32410 $15.58 0.3
72 Legal Occupations 190 $76380 $36.72 0.8
73 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 190 $27540 $13.24 0.4
74 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 190 $54510 $26.21 0.4
75 Dishwashers 190 $18160 $8.73 0.3
76 Recreation Workers 180 $24800 $11.92 0.3
77 Highway Maintenance Workers 180 $30580 $14.7 0.1
78 Construction and Building Inspectors 180 $48940 $23.53 0.1
79 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 180 $35090 $16.87 0.25
80 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 180 $54910 $26.4 0.4
81 Correctional Officers and Jailers 180 $47000 $22.6 0.3
82 Pharmacy Technicians 170 $29120 $14 0.25
83 Electricians 170 $55590 $26.72 0.4
84 Cooks, Fast Food 170 $18170 $8.73 0.3
85 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 170 $68250 $32.81 0.3
86 Human Resources Specialists 170 $50440 $24.25 0.3
87 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 160 $61110 $29.38 0.6
88 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 160 $38190 $18.36 0.3
89 Driver/Sales Workers 160 $28570 $13.74 0.3
90 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 160 $48080 $23.12 0.2
91 Postal Service Mail Carriers 160 $48260 $23.2 0.15
92 Substitute Teachers 160 $24590 $11.82 0
93 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 150 $36580 $17.59 0.3
94 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 150 $22570 $10.85 0.3
95 Physical Therapists 150 $63950 $30.75 0.15
96 Social and Community Service Managers 140 $63700 $30.63 0.1
97 First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 140 $28380 $13.64 0.2
98 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 130 $45490 $21.87 0.5
99 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 130 $39220 $18.85 0.2
100 Computer Programmers 130 $54820 $26.36 0.2
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Jobs More Common Near Johnstown Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs
All Occupations 39,250 53,970
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 30,690 8,850
Sales and Related Occupations 31,180 5,430
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 20,450 5,020
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 67,310 4,690
Education, Training, and Library Occupations 47,910 3,610
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 32,760 3,570
Personal Care and Service Occupations 22,260 3,030
Production Occupations 36,850 2,880
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 40,690 2,230
Construction and Extraction Occupations 40,710 2,130
Retail Salespersons 25,090 2,030
Healthcare Support Occupations 28,220 1,910
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 22,820 1,810
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 61,470 1,800
Community and Social Service Occupations 39,360 1,740
Management Occupations 92,070 1,730
Personal Care Aides 20,590 1,700
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 19,290 1,680
Registered Nurses 64,030 1,650
Cashiers 20,010 1,590
Office Clerks, General 27,370 1,560
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 28,970 1,140
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 21,770 1,130
Protective Service Occupations 38,350 1,050
Customer Service Representatives 27,310 1,000
Waiters and Waitresses 19,900 810
Architecture and Engineering Occupations 66,760 800
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 46,120 760
Computer and Mathematical Occupations 59,760 760
Nursing Assistants 25,690 760
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 26,670 680
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 23,370 670
Bus Drivers, School or Special Client 23,130 610
Bartenders 17,900 590
Social and Human Service Assistants 35,040 580
General and Operations Managers 91,580 550
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 50,430 530
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 33,060 530
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 29,670 530
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 39,950 520
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 29,150 470
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 38,730 460
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations 33,070 460
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 35,670 450
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 27,610 440
Cooks, Restaurant 21,770 400
Medical Secretaries 26,230 400
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 33,010 390
Construction Laborers 28,710 370

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

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs
All Occupations 39,250 53,970
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 30,690 8,850
Sales and Related Occupations 31,180 5,430
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 67,310 4,690
Education, Training, and Library Occupations 47,910 3,610
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 32,760 3,570
Production Occupations 36,850 2,880
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 40,690 2,230
Construction and Extraction Occupations 40,710 2,130
Retail Salespersons 25,090 2,030
Healthcare Support Occupations 28,220 1,910
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 61,470 1,800
Community and Social Service Occupations 39,360 1,740
Management Occupations 92,070 1,730
Registered Nurses 64,030 1,650
Office Clerks, General 27,370 1,560
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 28,970 1,140
Protective Service Occupations 38,350 1,050
Customer Service Representatives 27,310 1,000
Architecture and Engineering Occupations 66,760 800
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 46,120 760
Computer and Mathematical Occupations 59,760 760
Nursing Assistants 25,690 760
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 26,670 680
Social and Human Service Assistants 35,040 580
General and Operations Managers 91,580 550
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 50,430 530
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 33,060 530
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 29,670 530
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 39,950 520
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 29,150 470
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 38,730 460
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations 33,070 460
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 35,670 450
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 27,610 440
Medical Secretaries 26,230 400
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 33,010 390
Construction Laborers 28,710 370
Accountants and Auditors 69,550 370
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 56,980 360
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 43,290 360
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 29,490 340
Tellers 25,630 320
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 193,250 310
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 40,080 300
Billing and Posting Clerks 30,200 270
Medical Assistants 28,630 270
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 25,060 260
Carpenters 40,570 260
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 58,890 220

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