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Top 100 Popular Jobs in East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area

What professions have the highest employment in East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area? In this article we show the top 100 jobs that employ the highest number of people in East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area. We note that the total employment in East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area is 117,320. The most popular job is the cashier profession, which employs 3,750 people (3.20 percent of the total employment in East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area). The second most common job is the laborers and freight, stock, and material mover profession which employs 3,460 people (2.95 percent of the total employment). The employment and salary information in East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area is computed from data published by BLS in May 2015 [1].

Table 1. 100 Most Popular Jobs in East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area

Job Description # of
Empl. i
% of    
Empl. i
Average
Salary i
1 All Occupations
117,320
100.00% $30,260
2 Cashiers
3,750
3.20% $19,070
3 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers
3,460
2.95% $22,780
4 Retail Salespersons
3,140
2.68% $20,980
5 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
3,110
2.65% $18,640
6 Team Assemblers
2,880
2.45% $27,630
7 Office Clerks, General
2,720
2.32% $26,130
8 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
2,470
2.11% $34,940
9 Registered Nurses
2,430
2.07% $48,350
10 Nursing Assistants
2,150
1.83% $21,100
11 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
1,920
1.64% $48,330
12 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
1,830
1.56% $24,980
13 General and Operations Managers
1,830
1.56% $65,180
14 Waiters and Waitresses
1,780
1.52% $18,510
15 Teacher Assistants
1,590
1.36% $23,670
16 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
1,430
1.22% $60,210
17 Food Preparation Workers
1,410
1.20% $18,680
18 Customer Service Representatives
1,400
1.19% $30,510
19 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
1,370
1.17% $22,420
20 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
1,340
1.14% $28,980
21 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
1,280
1.09% n/a
22 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
1,120
0.95% $35,180
23 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
1,110
0.95% $30,200
24 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
980
0.84% $18,800
25 Construction Laborers
940
0.80% $34,060
26 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
920
0.78% $32,680
27 Bartenders
920
0.78% $18,700
28 Machinists
870
0.74% $33,990
29 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
870
0.74% $37,080
30 Wholesale and Manufacturing (Except Technical and Scientific Products) Sales Representatives
870
0.74% $50,600
31 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
860
0.73% $34,480
32 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers
850
0.72% $50,330
33 Printing Press Operators
820
0.70% $32,940
34 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
810
0.69% $28,460
35 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers
800
0.68% $25,350
36 Restaurant Cooks
790
0.67% $18,920
37 Correctional Officers and Jailers
790
0.67% $62,780
38 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
770
0.66% $24,010
39 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
730
0.62% $43,710
40 Carpenters
730
0.62% $29,790
41 Tellers
710
0.61% $23,250
42 Substitute Teachers
700
0.60% $22,930
43 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
680
0.58% $39,630
44 Home Health Aides
680
0.58% $21,020
45 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
660
0.56% $31,620
46 Personal Care Aides
650
0.55% $20,060
47 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers
640
0.55% $49,870
48 Packers and Packagers
630
0.54% $23,140
49 Other Production Workers
630
0.54% $22,640
50 Receptionists and Information Clerks
610
0.52% $23,630
51 Food Batchmakers
600
0.51% $35,950
52 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
580
0.49% $50,770
53 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
570
0.49% $31,100
54 Institution and Cafeteria Cooks
570
0.49% $19,720
55 Electricians
560
0.48% $43,990
56 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
560
0.48% $27,760
57 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
540
0.46% $36,160
58 Accountants and Auditors
520
0.44% $57,870
59 Highway Maintenance Workers
500
0.43% $45,940
60 Other Business Operations Specialists
490
0.42% $50,930
61 Print Binding and Finishing Workers
480
0.41% $29,740
62 Postal Service Mail Carriers
480
0.41% $48,040
63 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
470
0.40% $32,160
64 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
450
0.38% $27,740
65 Parts Salespersons
430
0.37% $25,900
66 Dental Assistants
430
0.37% $31,200
67 Chief Executives
420
0.36% $109,430
68 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
410
0.35% $44,100
69 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
390
0.33% $58,690
70 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics
390
0.33% $27,620
71 Other Assemblers and Fabricators
380
0.32% $18,820
72 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks
380
0.32% $18,830
73 School or Special Client Bus Drivers
370
0.32% $24,610
74 Pharmacy Technicians
370
0.32% $27,790
75 Other Postsecondary Teachers
360
0.31% $54,080
76 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
340
0.29% $26,490
77 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
340
0.29% $45,470
78 Social and Human Service Assistants
340
0.29% $22,040
79 Rehabilitation Counselors
340
0.29% $24,540
80 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
340
0.29% $79,500
81 Helpers--Production Workers
330
0.28% $22,730
82 Insurance Sales Agents
330
0.28% $39,160
83 Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
320
0.27% $31,310
84 Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers
320
0.27% $48,900
85 All Other Managers
320
0.27% $69,970
86 Fast Food Cooks
310
0.26% $19,210
87 Firefighters
300
0.26% $25,600
88 Dishwashers
290
0.25% $18,670
89 Short Order Cooks
290
0.25% $18,930
90 Loan Officers
290
0.25% $50,330
91 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators
280
0.24% $40,760
92 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
280
0.24% $52,350
93 Dental Hygienists
280
0.24% $65,080
94 Driver/Sales Workers
270
0.23% $23,590
95 Roustabouts, Oil and Gas
260
0.22% $34,130
96 Billing and Posting Clerks
260
0.22% $30,150
97 Financial Managers
260
0.22% $71,180
98 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
250
0.21% $20,860
99 Secondary School Special Education Teachers
250
0.21% $53,300
100 Mechanical Engineers
250
0.21% $75,720

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