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Top 50 Fastest Growing Jobs in Guam

What professions added the most jobs in Guam? In this article we look into this issue from two angles. First we show the top 50 jobs that added the most workers from 2010 to 2014 (Table 1). Secondly we show the top 50 jobs that had the highest growth rate from year 2010 to 2014 (Table 2). The employment and salary information in Guam is computed from data published by BLS [1] in May 2015.

Table 1. 50 Fastest Growing Jobs in Guam

Table 1 shows the top 50 jobs that added the most workers from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014, the total employment in Guam increased from 1,490 to 1,960 with a net gain of 470. The profession that added the most jobs in the same period is the profession of all occupations with 340 jobs added. It is followed by the profession of first-line supervisors of food preparation and serving workers with 340 job added.

Rank Job Description Jobs
2010 i
Jobs
2014 i
Change
# i
Change
% i
Salary
2014 i
1 Cashiers
1,490
1,960 470 31.54% $16,990
2 All Occupations
59,560
59,900 340 0.57% $24,010
3 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
230
450 220 95.65% $20,600
4 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
1,020
1,220 200 19.61% $18,860
5 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
470
650 180 38.30% $26,180
6 Cooks, Fast Food
140
310 170 121.43% $17,570
7 Carpenters
1,260
1,420 160 12.70% $26,740
8 Food Preparation Workers
910
1,050 140 15.38% $16,910
9 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
100
230 130 130.00% $17,090
10 Helpers--Electricians
110
220 110 100.00% $19,930
11 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
180
290 110 61.11% $26,330
12 Dishwashers
390
480 90 23.08% $16,550
13 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
1,180
1,260 80 6.78% $21,870
14 Transportation Security Screeners* (federal only)
120
190 70 58.33% $32,450
15 Amusement and Recreation Attendants
130
200 70 53.85% $17,260
16 Recreation Workers
170
240 70 41.18% $17,020
17 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
320
390 70 21.88% $26,720
18 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
440
500 60 13.64% $17,010
19 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
350
410 60 17.14% $25,000
20 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
170
230 60 35.29% $31,750
21 Construction Managers
150
200 50 33.33% $46,270
22 Tour Guides and Escorts
120
170 50 41.67% $18,590
23 Electricians
460
510 50 10.87% $32,350
24 Sheet Metal Workers
100
150 50 50.00% $29,260
25 Bakers
150
200 50 33.33% $17,400
26 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
160
210 50 31.25% $33,010
27 Massage Therapists
110
150 40 36.36% $17,660
28 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
220
260 40 18.18% $39,920
29 Construction Laborers
690
730 40 5.80% $18,430
30 Compliance Officers
170
200 30 17.65% $54,430
31 Lawyers
120
150 30 25.00% $84,120
32 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
120
150 30 25.00% $28,030
33 Data Entry Keyers
110
140 30 27.27% $18,500
34 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs
130
160 30 23.08% $17,290
35 Financial Managers
270
290 20 7.41% $53,210
36 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers
110
130 20 18.18% $34,850
37 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
170
190 20 11.76% $35,400
38 Butchers and Meat Cutters
140
160 20 14.29% $18,510
39 Management Analysts
140
150 10 7.14% $50,080
40 Civil Engineers
240
250 10 4.17% $57,110
41 Medical Assistants
130
140 10 7.69% $21,940
42 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
110
120 10 9.09% $29,030
43 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants
100
110 10 10.00% $15,900
44 Food Service Managers
260
260 % $28,100
45 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
180
180 % $43,990
46 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop
160
160 % $16,390
47 Counter and Rental Clerks
150
150 % $17,090
48 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
650
650 % $36,410
49 Driver/Sales Workers
130
130 % $18,010
50 Insurance Underwriters
120
110 -10 -8.33% $27,410

Table 2. 50 Jobs with Fastest Growth Rate

Table 2 shows the top 50 jobs that had the fastest growth rate from 2010 to 2014. We note that the profession that grew the fastest is the profession of laundry and dry-cleaning workers with a growth rate of 130.00%. It is followed by the profession of cooks, fast food which grew by 121.43% in the same period.

Rank Job Description Jobs
2010 i
Jobs
2014 i
Change
# i
Change
% i
Salary
2014 i
1 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
100
230 130 130.00% $17,090
2 Cooks, Fast Food
140
310 170 121.43% $17,570
3 Helpers--Electricians
110
220 110 100.00% $19,930
4 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
230
450 220 95.65% $20,600
5 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
180
290 110 61.11% $26,330
6 Transportation Security Screeners* (federal only)
120
190 70 58.33% $32,450
7 Amusement and Recreation Attendants
130
200 70 53.85% $17,260
8 Sheet Metal Workers
100
150 50 50.00% $29,260
9 Tour Guides and Escorts
120
170 50 41.67% $18,590
10 Recreation Workers
170
240 70 41.18% $17,020
11 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
470
650 180 38.30% $26,180
12 Massage Therapists
110
150 40 36.36% $17,660
13 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
170
230 60 35.29% $31,750
14 Construction Managers
150
200 50 33.33% $46,270
15 Bakers
150
200 50 33.33% $17,400
16 Cashiers
1,490
1,960 470 31.54% $16,990
17 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
160
210 50 31.25% $33,010
18 Data Entry Keyers
110
140 30 27.27% $18,500
19 Lawyers
120
150 30 25.00% $84,120
20 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
120
150 30 25.00% $28,030
21 Dishwashers
390
480 90 23.08% $16,550
22 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs
130
160 30 23.08% $17,290
23 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
320
390 70 21.88% $26,720
24 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
1,020
1,220 200 19.61% $18,860
25 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
220
260 40 18.18% $39,920
26 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers
110
130 20 18.18% $34,850
27 Compliance Officers
170
200 30 17.65% $54,430
28 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
350
410 60 17.14% $25,000
29 Food Preparation Workers
910
1,050 140 15.38% $16,910
30 Butchers and Meat Cutters
140
160 20 14.29% $18,510
31 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
440
500 60 13.64% $17,010
32 Carpenters
1,260
1,420 160 12.70% $26,740
33 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
170
190 20 11.76% $35,400
34 Electricians
460
510 50 10.87% $32,350
35 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants
100
110 10 10.00% $15,900
36 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
110
120 10 9.09% $29,030
37 Medical Assistants
130
140 10 7.69% $21,940
38 Financial Managers
270
290 20 7.41% $53,210
39 Management Analysts
140
150 10 7.14% $50,080
40 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
1,180
1,260 80 6.78% $21,870
41 Construction Laborers
690
730 40 5.80% $18,430
42 Civil Engineers
240
250 10 4.17% $57,110
43 All Occupations
59,560
59,900 340 0.57% $24,010
44 Food Service Managers
260
260 % $28,100
45 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
180
180 % $43,990
46 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop
160
160 % $16,390
47 Counter and Rental Clerks
150
150 % $17,090
48 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
650
650 % $36,410
49 Driver/Sales Workers
130
130 % $18,010
50 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
1,090
1,080 -10 -0.92% $16,420

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