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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

RankTitleTotal EmployeesLocal Mean Salary (Per Year)Local Mean Salary (Per hour)National Growth % 2014-2024
1All Occupations49120$38,510$18.52100
2Office and Administrative Support Occupations8460$31,300$15.0514.35
3Sales and Related Occupations5110$30,550$14.699.9
4Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations4680$21,400$10.298.55
5Education, Training, and Library Occupations3610$47,650$22.916.05
6Transportation and Material Moving Occupations3330$32,680$15.716.55
7Personal Care and Service Occupations2880$21,680$10.424.3
8Production Occupations2780$36,790$17.695.7
9Retail Salespersons2070$24,810$11.932.85
10Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations1950$40,160$19.313.8
11Construction and Extraction Occupations1890$41,570$19.984.45
12Community and Social Service Occupations1820$38,750$18.631.65
13Management Occupations1750$89,280$42.926.15
14Business and Financial Operations Occupations1650$63,420$30.495.25
15Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations1600$23,950$11.513.65
16Personal Care Aides1480$20,380$9.81.5
17Cashiers1460$20,120$9.672.2
18Healthcare Support Occupations1430$28,180$13.553
19Office Clerks, General1410$27,920$13.421.9
20Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food1400$19,410$9.332.3
21Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive1130$29,440$14.151.5
22Protective Service Occupations980$39,540$19.012.2
23Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners940$22,890$11.011.55
24Customer Service Representatives840$28,380$13.651.75
25Architecture and Engineering Occupations820$65,130$31.311.7
26Social and Human Service Assistants790$33,670$16.190.25
27Waiters and Waitresses780$21,370$10.271.7
28Stock Clerks and Order Fillers730$24,190$11.631.3
29Computer and Mathematical Occupations710$59,400$28.562.9
30Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers690$48,220$23.181.2
31Bus Drivers, School or Special Client650$19,450$9.350.3
32Bartenders600$18,300$8.80.4
33First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers560$52,080$25.040.95
34Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand550$27,370$13.161.7
35Nursing Assistants550$26,110$12.551
36General and Operations Managers540$98,520$47.371.5
37First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers510$40,120$19.291
38Maintenance and Repair Workers, General510$34,170$16.430.9
39Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks500$30,670$14.751.05
40Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics490$26,600$12.790.2
41Cooks, Restaurant470$21,970$10.560.8
42Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers460$26,410$12.70.6
43Childcare Workers440$18,660$8.970.8
44Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations390$36,640$17.611.8
45Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses390$37,540$18.050.5
46Tellers390$26,920$12.940.3
47First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers360$33,290$16.010.6
48Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators340$38,660$18.590.2
49Accountants and Auditors330$70,880$34.080.9
50Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics330$32,370$15.560.5
51Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers330$46,150$22.190.4
52Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products320$55,860$26.860.9
53Construction Laborers310$29,830$14.340.8
54Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers290$25,440$12.230.8
55Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners280$20,300$9.760.9
56Medical Assistants280$29,000$13.940.45
57Medical Secretaries280$26,440$12.710.4
58Carpenters270$34,520$16.60.7
59Receptionists and Information Clerks250$23,190$11.150.7
60Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria240$25,640$12.330.3
61Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists240$22,160$10.650.4
62Sales Representatives, Services, All Other240$52,470$25.230.6
63Substance Abuse, Behavioral Disorder, and Mental Health Counselors240$37,570$18.060
64Electrical, Electronic, and Electromechanical Assemblers, Except Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers230$32,820$15.780
65Child, Family, and School Social Workers210$39,980$19.220.2
66Computer User Support Specialists210$39,700$19.090.4
67Home Health Aides210$22,790$10.950.7
68Substitute Teachers210$23,890$11.480
69Dishwashers200$18,060$8.680.3
70Human Resources Specialists180$51,400$24.710.35
71Machinists180$40,360$19.410.25
72Medical and Health Services Managers180$68,140$32.760.25
73Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders180$36,130$17.370.2
74Correctional Officers and Jailers170$48,380$23.260.25
75First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers170$27,320$13.130.2
76Food Preparation Workers170$21,290$10.240.6
77Helpers--Production Workers170$25,550$12.280.3
78Billing and Posting Clerks160$32,220$15.490.3
79First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers160$55,800$26.830.4
80Highway Maintenance Workers160$34,370$16.520.1
81Legal Occupations160$74,290$35.720.8
82Pharmacy Technicians160$28,420$13.660.3
83Postal Service Mail Carriers160$47,900$23.030.2
84Recreation Workers160$26,350$12.670.25
85Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs160$25,150$12.090.2
86Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations150$61,310$29.470.8
87Physicians and Surgeons, All Other150$259,140$124.590.25
88Electricians140$64,290$30.910.4
89First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers140$58,190$27.980.4
90First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors140$53,560$25.750
91Healthcare Social Workers140$46,160$22.190.1
92Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators140$36,800$17.690.35
93Civil Engineers130$74,550$35.840.2
94Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs130$47,460$22.820.1
95Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants130$46,660$22.430.35
96First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers130$63,930$30.730.3
97Industrial Machinery Mechanics130$43,080$20.710.2
98Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers130$38,310$18.420.3
99Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other, Including Team Assemblers120$32,050$15.410
100Automotive Body and Related Repairers120$29,600$14.230.1
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Jobs More Common Near Johnstown Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

TitleMean Local SalaryLocal Jobs
All Occupations$38,51049,120
Office and Administrative Support Occupations$31,3008,460
Sales and Related Occupations$30,5505,110
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations$21,4004,680
Education, Training, and Library Occupations$47,6503,610
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations$32,6803,330
Personal Care and Service Occupations$21,6802,880
Production Occupations$36,7902,780
Retail Salespersons$24,8102,070
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations$40,1601,950
Construction and Extraction Occupations$41,5701,890
Community and Social Service Occupations$38,7501,820
Management Occupations$89,2801,750
Business and Financial Operations Occupations$63,4201,650
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations$23,9501,600
Personal Care Aides$20,3801,480
Cashiers$20,1201,460
Healthcare Support Occupations$28,1801,430
Office Clerks, General$27,9201,410
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food$19,4101,400
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive$29,4401,130
Protective Service Occupations$39,540980
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners$22,890940
Customer Service Representatives$28,380840
Architecture and Engineering Occupations$65,130820
Social and Human Service Assistants$33,670790
Waiters and Waitresses$21,370780
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers$24,190730
Computer and Mathematical Occupations$59,400710
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers$48,220690
Bus Drivers, School or Special Client$19,450650
Bartenders$18,300600
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers$52,080560
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand$27,370550
Nursing Assistants$26,110550
General and Operations Managers$98,520540
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers$40,120510
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General$34,170510
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks$30,670500
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics$26,600490
Cooks, Restaurant$21,970470
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers$26,410460
Childcare Workers$18,660440
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations$36,640390
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses$37,540390
Tellers$26,920390
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers$33,290360
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators$38,660340
Accountants and Auditors$70,880330
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics$32,370330

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

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

TitleMean Local SalaryLocal Jobs
All Occupations$38,51049,120
Office and Administrative Support Occupations$31,3008,460
Sales and Related Occupations$30,5505,110
Education, Training, and Library Occupations$47,6503,610
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations$32,6803,330
Production Occupations$36,7902,780
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations$40,1601,950
Construction and Extraction Occupations$41,5701,890
Community and Social Service Occupations$38,7501,820
Management Occupations$89,2801,750
Business and Financial Operations Occupations$63,4201,650
Healthcare Support Occupations$28,1801,430
Office Clerks, General$27,9201,410
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive$29,4401,130
Protective Service Occupations$39,540980
Customer Service Representatives$28,380840
Architecture and Engineering Occupations$65,130820
Social and Human Service Assistants$33,670790
Computer and Mathematical Occupations$59,400710
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers$48,220690
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers$52,080560
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand$27,370550
Nursing Assistants$26,110550
General and Operations Managers$98,520540
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers$40,120510
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General$34,170510
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks$30,670500
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics$26,600490
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers$26,410460
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations$36,640390
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses$37,540390
Tellers$26,920390
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers$33,290360
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators$38,660340
Accountants and Auditors$70,880330
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics$32,370330
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers$46,150330
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products$55,860320
Construction Laborers$29,830310
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers$25,440290
Medical Assistants$29,000280
Medical Secretaries$26,440280
Carpenters$34,520270
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria$25,640240
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other$52,470240
Substance Abuse, Behavioral Disorder, and Mental Health Counselors$37,570240
Electrical, Electronic, and Electromechanical Assemblers, Except Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers$32,820230
Child, Family, and School Social Workers$39,980210
Computer User Support Specialists$39,700210
Human Resources Specialists$51,400180

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