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Employment Projections

Industries with the fastest growing wage and salary employment

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Table 2.3 Industries with the fastest growing wage and salary employment
(Employment in thousands of jobs)

Industry Description

Sector

2017 NAICS

Wage and Salary employment, 2020

Wage and Salary employment, 2030

Wage and Salary employment change, 2020–30

Compound annual rate of change, 2020–30

Promoters of events, and agents and managers

Leisure and hospitality

7113, 7114

113.8

211.3

97.5

6.4

Independent artists, writers, and performers

Leisure and hospitality

7115

40.6

65.9

25.3

5.0

Motion picture, video, and sound recording industries

Information

512

282.9

458.2

175.3

4.9

Amusement parks and arcades

Leisure and hospitality

7131

156.1

250.0

93.9

4.8

Performing arts companies

Leisure and hospitality

7111

76.8

118.1

41.3

4.4

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

Leisure and hospitality

712

138.4

199.6

61.2

3.7

Spectator sports

Leisure and hospitality

7112

112.8

161.8

49.0

3.7

Individual and family services

Health care and social assistance

6241

2,602.1

3,616.2

1,014.1

3.3

Other personal services

Other services

8129

289.9

402.8

112.9

3.3

Support activities for agriculture and forestry

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

115

103.9

143.3

39.4

3.3

Support activities for mining

Mining

213

258.4

353.1

94.7

3.2

Transit and ground passenger transportation

Transportation and warehousing

485

374.9

509.9

135.0

3.1

Other amusement and recreation industries

Leisure and hospitality

7139

1,063.5

1,415.6

352.1

2.9

Personal care services

Other services

8121

590.3

785.2

194.9

2.9

Commercial and industrial machinery and equipment rental and leasing

Financial activities

5324

158.2

206.6

48.4

2.7

Other educational services

Educational services

6114-7

723.6

935.6

212.0

2.6

Other information services

Information

519

353.9

451.5

97.6

2.5

Offices of other health practitioners

Health care and social assistance

6213

917.7

1,170.0

252.3

2.5

Motor vehicle manufacturing

Manufacturing

3361

187.0

234.2

47.2

2.3

Home health care services

Health care and social assistance

6216

1,492.4

1,861.9

369.5

2.2

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

Last Modified Date: September 8, 2021