The Occupational Requirements Survey (ORS) is a survey conducted by the Bureau of Labor Statistics' (BLS) National Compensation Survey (NCS) program. The ORS provides job-related information regarding physical demands; environmental conditions; education, training, and experience; as well as cognitive and mental requirements for jobs in the U.S. economy.
On-the-job training was required for 76.8 percent of U.S. workers in 2018. The average length of on-the-job training was
about a month (34 days) and the median training time was about 14 days.
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In 2018, 41.5 percent of registered nurses were required to have a bachelor's degree, 31.1 percent were required to have a vocational associate's degree, and 20.0 percent were required to have an associate's degree. read more »