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Winter 2009-10 Vol. 53, Number 4

Occupational employment


 

Job openings due to growth and replacement needs, projected 200818, in thousands
Occupation From growth From replacement needs Total Median annual wages, May 2008

Cashiers, except gaming

126 1,594 1,720 17,660

Retail salespersons

375 1,252 1,627 20,510

Waiters and waitresses

152 1,315 1,466 16,660

Customer service representatives

400 709 1,108 29,860

Registered nurses

582 458 1,039 62,450

Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food

394 573 967 16,430

Office clerks, general

359 412 771 25,320

Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand

0 746 746 22,660

Elementary school teachers, except special education

244 352 597 49,330

Stock clerks and order fillers

135 428 563 20,800

Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer

233 322 555 37,270

Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners

104 449 553 21,450

Postsecondary teachers

257 296 553 58,830

Home health aides

461 92 553 20,460

Child care workers

142 381 523 18,970

General and operations managers

0 502 502 91,570

Accountants and auditors

279 218 498 59,430

First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers

160 329 489 45,790

Receptionists and information clerks

173 307 480 24,550

Personal and home care aides

376 102 478 19,180

Note: Components may not sum to totals due to rounding

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