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Top 50 Fastest Growing Jobs in Hawaii

What professions added the most jobs in Hawaii? 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 Hawaii is computed from data published by BLS [1] in May 2015.

Table 1. 50 Fastest Growing Jobs in Hawaii

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 Hawaii increased from 571,630 to 612,580 with a net gain of 40,950. The profession that added the most jobs in the same period is the profession of cooks, restaurant with 3,730 jobs added. It is followed by the profession of maids and housekeeping cleaners with 3,730 job added.

Rank Job Description Jobs
2010 i
Jobs
2014 i
Change
# i
Change
% i
Salary
2014 i
1 All Occupations
571,630
612,580 40,950 7.16% $35,480
2 Cooks, Restaurant
5,200
8,930 3,730 71.73% $27,600
3 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
9,340
12,800 3,460 37.04% $30,560
4 Retail Salespersons
23,210
25,470 2,260 9.74% $23,250
5 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
6,860
8,980 2,120 30.90% $30,130
6 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
7,160
9,260 2,100 29.33% $36,040
7 Food Preparation Workers
6,170
8,100 1,930 31.28% $20,220
8 Dishwashers
2,840
4,460 1,620 57.04% $22,070
9 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop
2,280
3,810 1,530 67.11% $20,300
10 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop
2,210
3,490 1,280 57.92% $18,770
11 Home Health Aides
1,330
2,560 1,230 92.48% $22,540
12 Teacher Assistants
5,370
6,380 1,010 18.81% $24,990
13 General and Operations Managers
9,750
10,740 990 10.15% $87,860
14 Managers, All Other
1,560
2,490 930 59.62% $83,770
15 Bartenders
3,060
3,950 890 29.08% $22,540
16 Driver/Sales Workers
730
1,550 820 112.33% $26,510
17 Transportation Workers, All Other
670
1,440 770 114.93% $39,350
18 Chief Executives
1,220
1,970 750 61.48% $153,580
19 Customer Service Representatives
6,480
7,220 740 11.42% $32,200
20 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other
2,190
2,920 730 33.33% $52,520
21 Construction Managers
920
1,630 710 77.17% $99,130
22 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
6,480
7,160 680 10.49% $40,630
23 Sales Managers
1,650
2,300 650 39.39% $77,730
24 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers
350
1,000 650 185.71% $69,260
25 Pharmacy Technicians
910
1,520 610 67.03% $35,620
26 Chefs and Head Cooks
1,180
1,760 580 49.15% $41,030
27 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
1,170
1,740 570 48.72% $32,840
28 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
6,380
6,950 570 8.93% $37,890
29 Massage Therapists
670
1,220 550 82.09% $32,540
30 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels
410
960 550 134.15% $52,360
31 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria
990
1,530 540 54.55% $36,170
32 Food Service Managers
1,430
1,960 530 37.06% $47,290
33 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
2,190
2,720 530 24.20% $40,610
34 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant
850
1,370 520 61.18% $24,050
35 Administrative Services Managers
1,080
1,590 510 47.22% $67,410
36 Electricians
2,490
2,980 490 19.68% $67,050
37 Construction Laborers
3,740
4,220 480 12.83% $50,220
38 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists*
490
960 470 95.92% $50,450
39 Instructional Coordinators
700
1,130 430 61.43% $51,220
40 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse
470
900 430 91.49% $25,180
41 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
1,510
1,930 420 27.81% $32,280
42 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
6,810
7,220 410 6.02% $35,280
43 Sheet Metal Workers
570
980 410 71.93% $65,010
44 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
590
990 400 67.80% $55,440
45 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
7,500
7,880 380 5.07% $22,820
46 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers
4,130
4,510 380 9.20% $29,190
47 Paralegals and Legal Assistants*
810
1,170 360 44.44% $48,050
48 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
4,120
4,480 360 8.74% $32,610
49 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
970
1,330 360 37.11% $57,510
50 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
1,540
1,900 360 23.38% $21,540

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 drywall and ceiling tile installers with a growth rate of 185.71%. It is followed by the profession of opticians, dispensing which grew by 173.33% in the same period.

Rank Job Description Jobs
2010 i
Jobs
2014 i
Change
# i
Change
% i
Salary
2014 i
1 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers
350
1,000 650 185.71% $69,260
2 Opticians, Dispensing
150
410 260 173.33% $41,160
3 Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers
190
500 310 163.16% $69,880
4 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels
410
960 550 134.15% $52,360
5 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
200
460 260 130.00% $30,270
6 Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program
140
320 180 128.57% $42,330
7 Cargo and Freight Agents
220
480 260 118.18% $30,070
8 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians
170
370 200 117.65% $25,600
9 Transportation Workers, All Other
670
1,440 770 114.93% $39,350
10 Driver/Sales Workers
730
1,550 820 112.33% $26,510
11 Human Resources Managers
240
500 260 108.33% $83,790
12 Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders
120
250 130 108.33% $21,640
13 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists*
490
960 470 95.92% $50,450
14 Home Health Aides
1,330
2,560 1,230 92.48% $22,540
15 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse
470
900 430 91.49% $25,180
16 Telemarketers
310
570 260 83.87% $24,480
17 Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
120
220 100 83.33% $75,740
18 Massage Therapists
670
1,220 550 82.09% $32,540
19 Real Estate Brokers
210
380 170 80.95% $64,690
20 Maintenance Workers, Machinery
100
180 80 80.00% $37,200
21 Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other
180
320 140 77.78% $35,150
22 Construction Managers
920
1,630 710 77.17% $99,130
23 Occupational Therapists
240
420 180 75.00% $65,800
24 Pest Control Workers
430
740 310 72.09% $33,530
25 Sheet Metal Workers
570
980 410 71.93% $65,010
26 Cooks, Restaurant
5,200
8,930 3,730 71.73% $27,600
27 Roofers
420
720 300 71.43% $56,190
28 Editors
170
290 120 70.59% $45,040
29 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
590
990 400 67.80% $55,440
30 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers
400
670 270 67.50% $28,880
31 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop
2,280
3,810 1,530 67.11% $20,300
32 Pharmacy Technicians
910
1,520 610 67.03% $35,620
33 Lodging Managers
300
500 200 66.67% $62,010
34 Software Developers, Systems Software
390
650 260 66.67% $86,460
35 Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators
210
350 140 66.67% $67,500
36 Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers
150
250 100 66.67% $38,960
37 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products
470
780 310 65.96% $51,720
38 New Accounts Clerks
250
410 160 64.00% $30,200
39 Meter Readers, Utilities
110
180 70 63.64% $46,870
40 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
190
310 120 63.16% $80,570
41 Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health
160
260 100 62.50% $41,460
42 Chief Executives
1,220
1,970 750 61.48% $153,580
43 Instructional Coordinators
700
1,130 430 61.43% $51,220
44 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant
850
1,370 520 61.18% $24,050
45 Mental Health Counselors
150
240 90 60.00% $34,330
46 Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary
100
160 60 60.00% $74,710
47 Managers, All Other
1,560
2,490 930 59.62% $83,770
48 Carpet Installers
170
270 100 58.82% $49,080
49 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors
580
920 340 58.62% $32,440
50 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop
2,210
3,490 1,280 57.92% $18,770

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