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Top 100 Popular Jobs in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area

What professions have the highest employment in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area? In this article we show the top 100 jobs that employ the highest number of people in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area. We note that the total employment in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 142,210. The most popular job is the retail salesperson profession, which employs 6,190 people (4.35 percent of the total employment in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area). The second most common job is the cashier profession which employs 5,160 people (3.63 percent of the total employment). The employment and salary information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is computed from data published by BLS in May 2015 [1].

Table 1. 100 Most Popular Jobs in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area

Job Description # of
Empl. i
% of    
Empl. i
Average
Salary i
1 All Occupations
142,210
100.00% $30,890
2 Retail Salespersons
6,190
4.35% $21,630
3 Cashiers
5,160
3.63% $18,530
4 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
3,190
2.24% $17,990
5 Office Clerks, General
3,140
2.21% $26,480
6 Waiters and Waitresses
3,090
2.17% $18,060
7 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
2,930
2.06% $37,540
8 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
2,790
1.96% $29,780
9 Registered Nurses
2,640
1.86% $64,380
10 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
2,400
1.69% $20,200
11 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers
2,390
1.68% $28,780
12 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
2,330
1.64% $22,880
13 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
1,840
1.29% $32,220
14 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
1,790
1.26% $30,680
15 Personal Care Aides
1,790
1.26% $21,090
16 Nursing Assistants
1,770
1.24% $26,070
17 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
1,750
1.23% $65,650
18 Restaurant Cooks
1,560
1.10% $21,620
19 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
1,500
1.05% $37,020
20 General and Operations Managers
1,480
1.04% $83,930
21 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
1,430
1.01% $39,090
22 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
1,400
0.98% $62,930
23 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
1,350
0.95% $18,830
24 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
1,320
0.93% $41,050
25 Food Preparation Workers
1,210
0.85% $20,500
26 Construction Laborers
1,200
0.84% $29,650
27 Customer Service Representatives
1,200
0.84% $29,890
28 Home Health Aides
1,190
0.84% $19,120
29 Wholesale and Manufacturing (Except Technical and Scientific Products) Sales Representatives
1,180
0.83% $48,850
30 Bartenders
1,180
0.83% $17,720
31 Teacher Assistants
1,150
0.81% $23,510
32 School or Special Client Bus Drivers
1,140
0.80% $20,890
33 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment
1,130
0.79% $51,470
34 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
1,120
0.79% $30,480
35 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
1,020
0.72% $30,250
36 Tellers
950
0.67% $23,900
37 Receptionists and Information Clerks
910
0.64% $24,140
38 Packers and Packagers
890
0.63% $27,310
39 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
880
0.62% $38,880
40 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
870
0.61% $24,120
41 Correctional Officers and Jailers
820
0.58% $48,320
42 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers
810
0.57% $21,340
43 Team Assemblers
800
0.56% $25,540
44 Accountants and Auditors
790
0.56% $50,370
45 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers
770
0.54% $54,860
46 Security Guards
740
0.52% $24,580
47 Recreation Workers
720
0.51% $21,740
48 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers
700
0.49% $51,950
49 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
660
0.46% $34,800
50 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
650
0.46% $30,400
51 Dishwashers
610
0.43% $18,300
52 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
580
0.41% $68,880
53 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
580
0.41% $55,810
54 Carpenters
570
0.40% $34,240
55 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists
570
0.40% $21,130
56 Medical Secretaries
560
0.39% $28,790
57 Childcare Workers
550
0.39% $17,770
58 Institution and Cafeteria Cooks
540
0.38% $24,270
59 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
530
0.37% $61,890
60 Electricians
530
0.37% $48,120
61 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
500
0.35% $34,690
62 Helpers--Production Workers
490
0.34% $22,890
63 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
480
0.34% $37,150
64 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
480
0.34% $43,810
65 Postal Service Mail Carriers
480
0.34% $52,200
66 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks
480
0.34% $19,530
67 Pharmacy Technicians
480
0.34% $27,870
68 Other Sales Representatives
470
0.33% $47,670
69 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
460
0.32% $33,180
70 Highway Maintenance Workers
460
0.32% $35,560
71 Billing and Posting Clerks
450
0.32% $28,210
72 Medical Assistants
440
0.31% $25,810
73 Secondary School Special Education Teachers
430
0.30% $45,670
74 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
420
0.30% $55,840
75 Counter and Rental Clerks
400
0.28% $22,330
76 Substitute Teachers
390
0.27% $25,210
77 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
390
0.27% $68,190
78 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators
380
0.27% $40,360
79 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
380
0.27% $45,200
80 Machinists
370
0.26% n/a
81 Automotive Body and Related Repairers
370
0.26% $37,060
82 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
360
0.25% $43,790
83 Machine Feeders and Offbearers
350
0.25% $36,610
84 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
340
0.24% $38,920
85 Amusement and Recreation Attendants
330
0.23% $18,780
86 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers
330
0.23% $18,170
87 Dental Assistants
330
0.23% $30,440
88 Pharmacists
330
0.23% $114,550
89 Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
320
0.23% $35,670
90 Short Order Cooks
320
0.23% $21,270
91 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics
320
0.23% $28,010
92 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
300
0.21% $41,270
93 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education
300
0.21% $25,470
94 Child, Family, and School Social Workers
300
0.21% $35,570
95 Driver/Sales Workers
290
0.20% $34,050
96 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas
290
0.20% $35,030
97 Insurance Sales Agents
290
0.20% $47,220
98 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop
290
0.20% $17,990
99 Loan Officers
290
0.20% $70,820
100 Other Business Operations Specialists
290
0.20% $71,910

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