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Top 50 Fastest Growing Jobs in Virgin Islands

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

Table 1. 50 Fastest Growing Jobs in Virgin Islands

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 Virgin Islands increased from 760 to 1,450 with a net gain of 690. The profession that added the most jobs in the same period is the profession of office clerks, general with 420 jobs added. It is followed by the profession of customer service representatives with 420 job added.

Rank Job Description Jobs
2010 i
Jobs
2014 i
Change
# i
Change
% i
Salary
2014 i
1 General and Operations Managers
760
1,450 690 90.79% $79,480
2 Office Clerks, General
890
1,310 420 47.19% $24,460
3 Customer Service Representatives
430
830 400 93.02% $24,970
4 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
330
520 190 57.58% $22,630
5 Waiters and Waitresses
790
940 150 18.99% $18,310
6 Cooks, Restaurant
420
550 130 30.95% $26,540
7 Security Guards
1,190
1,280 90 7.56% $19,420
8 Dishwashers
230
310 80 34.78% $18,390
9 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
860
940 80 9.30% $18,770
10 Bartenders
360
430 70 19.44% $18,680
11 Accountants and Auditors
380
430 50 13.16% $44,800
12 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
420
460 40 9.52% $41,190
13 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers
250
280 30 12.00% $28,450
14 Packers and Packagers, Hand
150
180 30 20.00% $17,390
15 Paralegals and Legal Assistants*
100
120 20 20.00% $50,080
16 Chefs and Head Cooks
100
120 20 20.00% $43,330
17 Cooks, Fast Food
240
260 20 8.33% $
18 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
940
960 20 2.13% $28,310
19 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop
120
130 10 8.33% $19,140
20 Childcare Workers
330
340 10 3.03% $17,230
21 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
120
130 10 8.33% $26,180
22 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels
110
120 10 9.09% $30,120
23 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
570
570 % $38,360
24 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products
100
100 % $32,340
25 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education
140
130 -10 -7.14% $33,410
26 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
440
430 -10 -2.27% $32,020
27 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks
230
220 -10 -4.35% $23,270
28 Lawyers
240
220 -20 -8.33% $102,830
29 Teacher Assistants
410
390 -20 -4.88% $24,180
30 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
120
100 -20 -16.67% $39,870
31 Food Preparation Workers
410
390 -20 -4.88% $19,480
32 Receptionists and Information Clerks
290
270 -20 -6.90% $23,210
33 Electricians
130
110 -20 -15.38% $47,140
34 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
160
130 -30 -18.75% $21,240
35 Financial Managers
210
170 -40 -19.05% $71,660
36 Counter and Rental Clerks
150
110 -40 -26.67% $18,130
37 Administrative Services Managers
170
120 -50 -29.41% $51,670
38 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria
150
100 -50 -33.33% $22,120
39 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
240
190 -50 -20.83% $20,300
40 Compliance Officers
220
160 -60 -27.27% $45,730
41 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
980
910 -70 -7.14% $20,640
42 Data Entry Keyers
190
110 -80 -42.11% $23,780
43 Carpenters
250
170 -80 -32.00% $42,330
44 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
270
180 -90 -33.33% $43,180
45 Retail Salespersons
1,940
1,850 -90 -4.64% $20,930
46 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks
230
140 -90 -39.13% $19,820
47 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
270
180 -90 -33.33% $32,340
48 Chief Executives
100
-100 -100.00% $115,700
49 Sales Managers
100
-100 -100.00% $62,900
50 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
280
180 -100 -35.71% $29,800

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 customer service representatives with a growth rate of 93.02%. It is followed by the profession of general and operations managers which grew by 90.79% in the same period.

Rank Job Description Jobs
2010 i
Jobs
2014 i
Change
# i
Change
% i
Salary
2014 i
1 Customer Service Representatives
430
830 400 93.02% $24,970
2 General and Operations Managers
760
1,450 690 90.79% $79,480
3 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
330
520 190 57.58% $22,630
4 Office Clerks, General
890
1,310 420 47.19% $24,460
5 Dishwashers
230
310 80 34.78% $18,390
6 Cooks, Restaurant
420
550 130 30.95% $26,540
7 Paralegals and Legal Assistants*
100
120 20 20.00% $50,080
8 Chefs and Head Cooks
100
120 20 20.00% $43,330
9 Packers and Packagers, Hand
150
180 30 20.00% $17,390
10 Bartenders
360
430 70 19.44% $18,680
11 Waiters and Waitresses
790
940 150 18.99% $18,310
12 Accountants and Auditors
380
430 50 13.16% $44,800
13 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers
250
280 30 12.00% $28,450
14 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
420
460 40 9.52% $41,190
15 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
860
940 80 9.30% $18,770
16 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels
110
120 10 9.09% $30,120
17 Cooks, Fast Food
240
260 20 8.33% $
18 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop
120
130 10 8.33% $19,140
19 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
120
130 10 8.33% $26,180
20 Security Guards
1,190
1,280 90 7.56% $19,420
21 Childcare Workers
330
340 10 3.03% $17,230
22 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
940
960 20 2.13% $28,310
23 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
570
570 % $38,360
24 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products
100
100 % $32,340
25 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
440
430 -10 -2.27% $32,020
26 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks
230
220 -10 -4.35% $23,270
27 Retail Salespersons
1,940
1,850 -90 -4.64% $20,930
28 Teacher Assistants
410
390 -20 -4.88% $24,180
29 Food Preparation Workers
410
390 -20 -4.88% $19,480
30 Receptionists and Information Clerks
290
270 -20 -6.90% $23,210
31 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education
140
130 -10 -7.14% $33,410
32 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
980
910 -70 -7.14% $20,640
33 Lawyers
240
220 -20 -8.33% $102,830
34 All Occupations
42,700
38,060 -4,640 -10.87% $29,520
35 Electricians
130
110 -20 -15.38% $47,140
36 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
920
770 -150 -16.30% $32,570
37 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
120
100 -20 -16.67% $39,870
38 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
160
130 -30 -18.75% $21,240
39 Financial Managers
210
170 -40 -19.05% $71,660
40 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
750
600 -150 -20.00% $20,860
41 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
240
190 -50 -20.83% $20,300
42 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
910
720 -190 -20.88% $44,520
43 Cashiers
1,450
1,120 -330 -22.76% $17,910
44 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
520
390 -130 -25.00% $23,530
45 Counter and Rental Clerks
150
110 -40 -26.67% $18,130
46 Compliance Officers
220
160 -60 -27.27% $45,730
47 Administrative Services Managers
170
120 -50 -29.41% $51,670
48 Carpenters
250
170 -80 -32.00% $42,330
49 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
270
180 -90 -33.33% $43,180
50 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria
150
100 -50 -33.33% $22,120

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