Industries with the fastest growing and most rapidly declining wage and salary employment

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Table 2.3 Industries with the fastest growing and most rapidly declining wage and salary employment, 2016–26

Industry Description

Sector

2012 NAICS

Thousands of Jobs

Change

Compound Annual Rate of Change

2016

2026

2016–26

2016–26

Fastest Growing

Home health care services

Health care and social assistance

6216

1,362.0

2,100.2

738.2

4.4

Other information services

Information

519

259.3

384.7

125.4

4.0

Individual and family services

Health care and social assistance

6241

2,229.4

3,100.8

871.4

3.4

Outpatient care centers

Health care and social assistance

6214

856.3

1,178.9

322.6

3.2

Offices of other health practitioners

Health care and social assistance

6213

858.5

1,122.5

264.0

2.7

Medical and diagnostic laboratories

Health care and social assistance

6215

262.8

334.9

72.1

2.5

Other ambulatory health care services

Health care and social assistance

6219

288.6

365.0

76.4

2.4

Support activities for mining

Mining

213

265.0

334.3

69.3

2.4

Other personal services

Other services

8129

320.2

401.5

81.3

2.3

Management, scientific, and technical consulting services

Professional and business services

5416

1,372.5

1,691.5

319.0

2.1

Office administrative services

Professional and business services

5611

495.1

608.4

113.3

2.1

Offices of physicians

Health care and social assistance

6211

2,527.7

3,076.5

548.8

2.0

Warehousing and storage

Transportation and Warehousing

493

915.1

1,110.8

195.7

2.0

Computer systems design and related services

Professional and business services

5415

1,990.7

2,415.7

425.0

2.0

Software publishers

Information

5112

355.6

425.5

69.9

1.8

Offices of dentists

Health care and social assistance

6212

925.8

1,101.2

175.4

1.8

Oil and gas extraction

Mining

211

180.0

214.0

34.0

1.7

Other educational services

Educational services

6114-7

730.3

867.4

137.1

1.7

Local government passenger transit

State and local government

NA

284.1

332.3

48.2

1.6

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

Leisure and hospitality

712

159.7

185.9

26.2

1.5

Most Rapidly Declining

Tobacco manufacturing

Manufacturing

3122

12.9

8.0

-4.9

-4.7

Federal electric utilities

Federal government

NA

15.5

10.8

-4.7

-3.5

Apparel, leather and allied product manufacturing

Manufacturing

315, 316

160.8

112.6

-48.2

-3.5

Communications equipment manufacturing

Manufacturing

3342

85.6

61.9

-23.7

-3.2

Newspaper, periodical, book, and directory publishers

Information

5111

374.4

286.4

-88.0

-2.6

Manufacturing and reproducing magnetic and optical media

Manufacturing

3346

15.4

11.9

-3.5

-2.6

Cable and other subscription programming

Information

5152

52.8

40.9

-11.9

-2.5

Logging

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

1133

51.2

40.3

-10.9

-2.4

Foundries

Manufacturing

3315

117.5

92.4

-25.1

-2.4

Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills

Manufacturing

3221

100.0

79.2

-20.8

-2.3

Textile mills and textile product mills

Manufacturing

313, 314

228.9

184.7

-44.2

-2.1

Other chemical product and preparation manufacturing

Manufacturing

3259

80.2

65.8

-14.4

-2.0

Wired telecommunications carriers

Information

5171

588.5

486.0

-102.5

-1.9

Satellite, telecommunications resellers, and all other telecommunications

Information

5174, 5179

85.3

70.5

-14.8

-1.9

Printing and related support activities

Manufacturing

323

446.7

373.5

-73.2

-1.8

Rubber product manufacturing

Manufacturing

3262

133.1

111.6

-21.5

-1.7

Iron and steel mills and ferroalloy manufacturing

Manufacturing

3311

83.6

70.6

-13.0

-1.7

Spring and wire product manufacturing

Manufacturing

3326

43.0

36.5

-6.5

-1.6

Computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing, excluding digital camera manufacturing

Manufacturing

3341

164.1

141.0

-23.1

-1.5

Industrial machinery manufacturing

Manufacturing

3332

113.6

97.8

-15.8

-1.5

Source: Employment Projections program, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

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