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Top 10 Local High Demand High Wage Occupations

  • 1

    General and Operations Managers

    Local Area Openings

    Current: 11 job openings

    Short-Term: 113

    Long-Term: 115

    Requirements

    Education: Bachelor's degree

    Work Experience: 5 years or more

    Job Training: None

     

    Reported Occupation Salary

    Entry Level:

    $42,107

    Median:

    $72,944

    Experienced:

    $110,480 $100,000+

    Occupation Demand Score

    Current:

    10

    Two Year:

    10

    Ten Year:

    10

     

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  • 2

    Registered Nurses

    Local Area Openings

    Current: 81 job openings

    Short-Term: 90

    Long-Term: 97

    Requirements

    Education: Bachelor's degree

    Work Experience: None

    Job Training: None

     

    Reported Occupation Salary

    Entry Level:

    $46,243

    Median:

    $58,410

    Experienced:

    $66,259

    Occupation Demand Score

    Current:

    10

    Two Year:

    9

    Ten Year:

    9

     

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  • 3

    Chief Executives

    Local Area Openings

    Current: 0 job openings

    Short-Term: 22

    Long-Term: 22

    Requirements

    Education: Bachelor's degree

    Work Experience: 5 years or more

    Job Training: None

     

    Reported Occupation Salary

    Entry Level:

    $53,827

    Median:

    $118,754 $100,000+

    Experienced:

    $176,929 $100,000+

    Occupation Demand Score

    Current:

    9

    Two Year:

    5

    Ten Year:

    5

     

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  • 4

    Financial Managers

    Local Area Openings

    Current: 1 job openings

    Short-Term: 20

    Long-Term: 15

    Requirements

    Education: Bachelor's degree

    Work Experience: 5 years or more

    Job Training: None

     

    Reported Occupation Salary

    Entry Level:

    $50,775

    Median:

    $98,908

    Experienced:

    $129,406 $100,000+

    Occupation Demand Score

    Current:

    10

    Two Year:

    4

    Ten Year:

    4

     

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  • 5

    Accountants and Auditors

    Local Area Openings

    Current: 3 job openings

    Short-Term: 76

    Long-Term: 74

    Requirements

    Education: Bachelor's degree

    Work Experience: None

    Job Training: None

     

    Reported Occupation Salary

    Entry Level:

    $38,975

    Median:

    $57,057

    Experienced:

    $68,151

    Occupation Demand Score

    Current:

    4

    Two Year:

    9

    Ten Year:

    9

     

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  • 6

    Sales Managers

    Local Area Openings

    Current: 1 job openings

    Short-Term: 6

    Long-Term: 8

    Requirements

    Education: Bachelor's degree

    Work Experience: Less than 5 years

    Job Training: None

     

    Reported Occupation Salary

    Entry Level:

    $72,123

    Median:

    $110,531 $100,000+

    Experienced:

    $143,638 $100,000+

    Occupation Demand Score

    Current:

    10

    Two Year:

    1

    Ten Year:

    2

     

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  • 7

    Postsecondary Teachers, All Other

    Local Area Openings

    Current: 0 job openings

    Short-Term: 58

    Long-Term: 50

    Requirements

    Education: Doctoral or professional degree

    Work Experience: None

    Job Training: None

     

    Reported Occupation Salary

    Entry Level:

    $48,077

    Median:

    $80,841

    Experienced:

    $99,496

    Occupation Demand Score

    Current:

    0

    Two Year:

    8

    Ten Year:

    8

     

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  • 8

    Human Resources Specialists

    Local Area Openings

    Current: 3 job openings

    Short-Term: 32

    Long-Term: 18

    Requirements

    Education: Bachelor's degree

    Work Experience: None

    Job Training: None

     

    Reported Occupation Salary

    Entry Level:

    $38,895

    Median:

    $56,071

    Experienced:

    $70,822

    Occupation Demand Score

    Current:

    9

    Two Year:

    6

    Ten Year:

    5

     

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  • 9

    First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers

    Local Area Openings

    Current: 9 job openings

    Short-Term: 64

    Long-Term: 69

    Requirements

    Education: High school diploma or equivalent

    Work Experience: Less than 5 years

    Job Training: None

     

    Reported Occupation Salary

    Entry Level:

    $32,998

    Median:

    $46,922

    Experienced:

    $57,622

    Occupation Demand Score

    Current:

    5

    Two Year:

    8

    Ten Year:

    9

     

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  • 10

    Medical and Health Services Managers

    Local Area Openings

    Current: 6 job openings

    Short-Term: 22

    Long-Term: 24

    Requirements

    Education: Bachelor's degree

    Work Experience: Less than 5 years

    Job Training: None

     

    Reported Occupation Salary

    Entry Level:

    $60,035

    Median:

    $82,788

    Experienced:

    $103,436 $100,000+

    Occupation Demand Score

    Current:

    4

    Two Year:

    5

    Ten Year:

    6

     

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