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Top 50 Fastest Growing Jobs in Ohio

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

Table 1. 50 Fastest Growing Jobs in Ohio

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 Ohio increased from 4,921,690 to 5,200,880 with a net gain of 279,190. The profession that added the most jobs in the same period is the profession of general and operations managers with 30,430 jobs added. It is followed by the profession of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food with 30,430 job added.

Rank Job Description Jobs
2010 i
Jobs
2014 i
Change
# i
Change
% i
Salary
2014 i
1 All Occupations
4,921,690
5,200,880 279,190 5.67% $32,150
2 General and Operations Managers
32,950
63,380 30,430 92.35% $95,990
3 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
139,960
159,040 19,080 13.63% $17,160
4 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other
17,930
30,810 12,880 71.83% $46,390
5 Retail Salespersons
144,190
155,280 11,090 7.69% $19,430
6 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
71,250
81,250 10,000 14.04% $21,120
7 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists*
10,520
19,290 8,770 83.37% $56,950
8 Construction Laborers
20,380
28,630 8,250 40.48% $35,220
9 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
21,440
29,640 8,200 38.25% $52,390
10 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
43,430
51,480 8,050 18.54% $54,690
11 Personal Care Aides
12,140
20,110 7,970 65.65% $19,730
12 Cooks, Restaurant
33,110
41,060 7,950 24.01% $20,100
13 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
5,480
13,310 7,830 142.88% $32,800
14 Software Developers, Applications
19,440
26,650 7,210 37.09% $79,660
15 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
20,050
27,220 7,170 35.76% $34,400
16 Financial Managers
14,890
21,340 6,450 43.32% $100,060
17 Team Assemblers
55,270
61,680 6,410 11.60% $29,720
18 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
63,600
69,750 6,150 9.67% $30,230
19 Computer Systems Analysts
21,200
26,580 5,380 25.38% $77,730
20 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
61,550
66,860 5,310 8.63% $38,230
21 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop
13,850
18,810 4,960 35.81% $19,230
22 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
79,400
84,360 4,960 6.25% $21,820
23 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
15,230
20,020 4,790 31.45% $28,090
24 Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other
15,470
20,080 4,610 29.80% $31,870
25 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
29,470
33,830 4,360 14.79% $28,920
26 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
100,990
104,930 3,940 3.90% $22,610
27 Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
9,560
13,350 3,790 39.64% $27,190
28 Financial Analysts
6,180
9,770 3,590 58.09% $70,220
29 Engineers, All Other
4,760
8,290 3,530 74.16% $83,600
30 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant
11,140
14,630 3,490 31.33% $18,910
31 Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
5,500
8,960 3,460 62.91% $60,090
32 Medical and Health Services Managers
12,300
15,750 3,450 28.05% $78,120
33 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
12,140
15,560 3,420 28.17% $33,960
34 Bus Drivers, School or Special Client
9,980
13,170 3,190 31.96% $27,050
35 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
12,950
16,080 3,130 24.17% $
36 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
11,300
14,400 3,100 27.43% $45,610
37 Tool and Die Makers
6,390
9,480 3,090 48.36% $46,250
38 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
13,030
16,100 3,070 23.56% $44,910
39 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
32,400
35,320 2,920 9.01% $28,900
40 Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
14,430
17,300 2,870 19.89% $29,260
41 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
21,830
24,680 2,850 13.06% $32,990
42 Order Clerks
8,450
11,290 2,840 33.61% $28,960
43 Business Teachers, Postsecondary
3,280
6,100 2,820 85.98% $52,300
44 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
5,670
8,400 2,730 48.15% $27,740
45 Customer Service Representatives
79,490
82,200 2,710 3.41% $29,870
46 Loan Interviewers and Clerks
7,410
9,860 2,450 33.06% $32,820
47 Commercial Pilots
620
3,040 2,420 390.32% $59,430
48 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers
1,960
4,360 2,400 122.45% $24,040
49 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
11,430
13,820 2,390 20.91% $57,550
50 Construction Managers
6,450
8,820 2,370 36.74% $82,130

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 counselors, all other with a growth rate of 455.00%. It is followed by the profession of commercial pilots which grew by 390.32% in the same period.

Rank Job Description Jobs
2010 i
Jobs
2014 i
Change
# i
Change
% i
Salary
2014 i
1 Counselors, All Other
200
1,110 910 455.00% $45,990
2 Commercial Pilots
620
3,040 2,420 390.32% $59,430
3 Mechanical Door Repairers
350
1,430 1,080 308.57% $36,260
4 Airfield Operations Specialists
100
390 290 290.00% $35,970
5 Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators
220
800 580 263.64% $40,050
6 Dentists, All Other Specialists
190
560 370 194.74% $154,220
7 Set and Exhibit Designers
120
320 200 166.67% $54,830
8 Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers
360
940 580 161.11% $36,550
9 Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders
360
940 580 161.11% $27,650
10 Hydrologists
100
260 160 160.00% $75,720
11 Roustabouts, Oil and Gas
290
750 460 158.62% $27,160
12 Helpers--Extraction Workers
310
790 480 154.84% $27,210
13 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
5,480
13,310 7,830 142.88% $32,800
14 Transportation Workers, All Other
410
980 570 139.02% $43,970
15 Avionics Technicians
260
610 350 134.62% $55,000
16 Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other
170
390 220 129.41% $
17 Biomedical Engineers
260
590 330 126.92% $77,880
18 Craft Artists
150
340 190 126.67% $27,470
19 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
920
2,050 1,130 122.83% $35,540
20 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers
1,960
4,360 2,400 122.45% $24,040
21 Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators
140
310 170 121.43% $35,320
22 Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers
520
1,150 630 121.15% $29,800
23 Correspondence Clerks
260
570 310 119.23% $32,900
24 Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians
140
300 160 114.29% $55,360
25 Helpers--Roofers
250
530 280 112.00% $26,000
26 Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other
1,730
3,580 1,850 106.94% $26,560
27 Material Moving Workers, All Other
490
1,000 510 104.08% $31,680
28 Power Distributors and Dispatchers
440
890 450 102.27% $61,140
29 Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians
160
320 160 100.00% $32,830
30 Painters, Transportation Equipment
1,290
2,540 1,250 96.90% $34,930
31 Wellhead Pumpers
300
590 290 96.67% $28,880
32 General and Operations Managers
32,950
63,380 30,430 92.35% $95,990
33 Model Makers, Metal and Plastic
250
480 230 92.00% $39,290
34 Psychiatric Aides
840
1,610 770 91.67% $33,460
35 Biological Scientists, All Other
310
590 280 90.32% $66,790
36 Plasterers and Stucco Masons
290
550 260 89.66% $40,790
37 Medical Appliance Technicians
240
450 210 87.50% $36,710
38 Business Teachers, Postsecondary
3,280
6,100 2,820 85.98% $52,300
39 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists*
10,520
19,290 8,770 83.37% $56,950
40 Tire Builders
660
1,210 550 83.33% $26,600
41 Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers
1,550
2,840 1,290 83.23% $31,000
42 Education Administrators, Postsecondary
2,870
5,230 2,360 82.23% $89,920
43 Electro-Mechanical Technicians
390
710 320 82.05% $47,200
44 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates
1,350
2,430 1,080 80.00% $47,530
45 Real Estate Sales Agents
2,830
5,070 2,240 79.15% $37,360
46 Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators
140
250 110 78.57% $56,040
47 Human Resources Managers
2,370
4,230 1,860 78.48% $94,950
48 Locksmiths and Safe Repairers
500
890 390 78.00% $33,920
49 Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other
1,140
2,010 870 76.32% $43,940
50 Traffic Technicians
120
210 90 75.00% $46,190

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