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Winter 2009-10 Vol. 53, Number 4

Occupational employment


 

Short- or moderate-term on-the-job training
Occupations that have the most job openings and that usually require short- or moderate-term on-the-job training, projected 200818
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

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

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

Home health aides

461 92 553 20,460

Child care workers

142 381 523 18,970

Receptionists and information clerks

173 307 480 24,550

Personal and home care aides

376 102 478 19,180

Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks

212 248 460 32,510

Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop

49 386 435 17,520

Teacher assistants

135 278 413 22,200

Security guards

152 222 374 23,460

Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive

93 272 366 29,050

Landscaping and groundskeeping workers

217 145 362 23,150

Note: Components may not sum to totals due to rounding

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