Industries with the largest wage and salary employment growth and declines

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 Table 2.4 Industries with the largest wage and salary employment growth and declines

Industry Description

Sector

2017 NAICS

Thousands of Jobs

Change

Compound Annual Rate of Change

2018

2028

2018 - 2028

2018 - 2028

Largest Growth

Food services and drinking places

Leisure and hospitality

722

11926.3

13315.8

1389.5

1.1

Construction

Construction

23

7289.3

8096.8

807.5

1.1

Individual and family services

Health care and social assistance

6241

2464.2

3255.7

791.5

2.8

Home health care services

Health care and social assistance

6216

1472.7

2186.4

713.7

4.0

Computer systems design and related services

Professional and business services

5415

2121.6

2642.3

520.7

2.2

Offices of physicians

Health care and social assistance

6211

2620.6

2970.5

349.9

1.3

Nursing and residential care facilities

Health care and social assistance

623

3362.2

3698.7

336.5

1.0

Outpatient care centers

Health care and social assistance

6214

934.4

1265.4

331.0

3.1

Hospitals

Health care and social assistance

622

5145.1

5467.8

322.7

0.6

Management, scientific, and technical consulting services

Professional and business services

5416

1483.2

1776.0

292.8

1.8

Offices of other health practitioners

Health care and social assistance

6213

930.2

1184.8

254.6

2.4

Junior colleges, colleges, universities, and professional schools

Educational services

6112, 6113

1863.6

2085.2

221.6

1.1

Services to buildings and dwellings

Professional and business services

5617

2153.2

2350.8

197.6

0.9

Warehousing and storage

Transportation and Warehousing

493

1139.6

1309.0

169.4

1.4

Elementary and secondary schools

Educational services

6111

1083.3

1220.4

137.1

1.2

Other amusement and recreation industries

Leisure and hospitality

7139

1386.1

1508.8

122.7

0.9

Local government, other compensation

State and local government

NA

4214.3

4335.7

121.4

0.3

Other educational services

Educational services

6114-7

780.6

895.4

114.8

1.4

Management of companies and enterprises

Professional and business services

55

2371.8

2481.8

110.0

0.5

Agencies, brokerages, and other insurance related activities

Financial activities

5242

1168.9

1278.4

109.5

0.9

Largest Declines

Wired telecommunications carriers

Information

517311

547.3

420.1

-127.2

-2.6

Postal Service

Federal government

491

608.6

482.1

-126.5

-2.3

Wholesale trade

Wholesale trade

42

5852.5

5754.0

-98.5

-0.2

All other retail

Retail trade

442-4, 446-8, 451, 453-4

7619.9

7531.2

-88.7

-0.1

Printing and related support activities

Manufacturing

323

430.9

346.4

-84.5

-2.2

Newspaper, periodical, book, and directory publishers

Information

5111

324.7

247.9

-76.8

-2.7

Private households

Other services

814

777.8

702.2

-75.6

-1.0

General Merchandise stores

Retail trade

452

3104.9

3035.0

-69.9

-0.2

Textile mills and textile product mills

Manufacturing

313314

228.9

188.6

-40.3

-1.9

Apparel, leather and allied product manufacturing

Manufacturing

315, 316

139.6

99.5

-40.1

-3.3

Semiconductor and other electronic component manufacturing

Manufacturing

3344

369.3

330.3

-39.0

-1.1

Aerospace product and parts manufacturing

Manufacturing

3364

509.4

472.7

-36.7

-0.7

Navigational, measuring, electromedical, and control instruments manufacturing

Manufacturing

3345

410.2

375.1

-35.1

-0.9

Food and beverage stores

Retail trade

445

3087.1

3057.2

-29.9

-0.1

Drycleaning and laundry services

Other services

8123

297.3

272.8

-24.5

-0.9

State government enterprises

State and local government

NA

493.5

469.3

-24.2

-0.5

Communications equipment manufacturing

Manufacturing

3342

85.7

62.2

-23.5

-3.2

Travel arrangement and reservation services

Professional and business services

5615

219.0

195.9

-23.1

-1.1

Plastics product manufacturing

Manufacturing

3261

593.2

570.6

-22.6

-0.4

Converted paper product manufacturing

Manufacturing

3222

271.8

249.2

-22.6

-0.9

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