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Top 100 Popular Jobs in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area

What professions have the highest employment in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area? In this article we show the top 100 jobs that employ the highest number of people in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area. We note that the total employment in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is 63,790. The most popular job is the cashier profession, which employs 2,390 people (3.75 percent of the total employment in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area). The second most common job is the team assembler profession which employs 2,380 people (3.73 percent of the total employment). The employment and salary information in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is computed from data published by BLS in May 2015 [1].

Table 1. 100 Most Popular Jobs in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area

Job Description # of
Empl. i
% of    
Empl. i
Average
Salary i
1 All Occupations
63,790
100.00% $27,310
2 Cashiers
2,390
3.75% $17,960
3 Team Assemblers
2,380
3.73% $27,890
4 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
1,970
3.09% $32,450
5 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
1,770
2.77% $17,650
6 Retail Salespersons
1,540
2.41% $21,430
7 Carpenters
1,420
2.23% $26,500
8 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers
1,390
2.18% $24,110
9 Registered Nurses
1,350
2.12% $56,040
10 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
1,230
1.93% $28,380
11 Substitute Teachers
1,210
1.90% $17,560
12 Office Clerks, General
1,160
1.82% $19,050
13 Nursing Assistants
1,020
1.60% $21,580
14 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
950
1.49% $48,840
15 Customer Service Representatives
900
1.41% $23,860
16 Helpers--Production Workers
860
1.35% $19,190
17 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
800
1.25% $49,630
18 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
790
1.24% $19,380
19 Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing
770
1.21% $25,250
20 General and Operations Managers
730
1.14% $79,740
21 Waiters and Waitresses
720
1.13% $17,540
22 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers
710
1.11% $41,960
23 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
710
1.11% $36,730
24 Wholesale and Manufacturing (Except Technical and Scientific Products) Sales Representatives
700
1.10% $45,110
25 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
700
1.10% $20,000
26 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
640
1.00% $33,580
27 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
630
0.99% $29,720
28 Tellers
580
0.91% $24,650
29 Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters
560
0.88% $28,180
30 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
560
0.88% $34,420
31 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
550
0.86% $32,030
32 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
540
0.85% $42,020
33 Food Preparation Workers
530
0.83% $17,790
34 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
510
0.80% $27,800
35 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
500
0.78% $23,210
36 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
450
0.71% $35,470
37 Institution and Cafeteria Cooks
420
0.66% $18,430
38 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers
420
0.66% $30,230
39 Machine Feeders and Offbearers
400
0.63% $34,570
40 School or Special Client Bus Drivers
390
0.61% $17,810
41 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
380
0.60% $41,530
42 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
380
0.60% $25,930
43 Teacher Assistants
380
0.60% $17,820
44 Personal Care Aides
370
0.58% $17,470
45 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
360
0.56% $34,600
46 Receptionists and Information Clerks
350
0.55% $21,640
47 Pharmacy Technicians
340
0.53% $25,260
48 Machinists
330
0.52% $40,560
49 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
330
0.52% $30,870
50 Construction Laborers
330
0.52% $22,000
51 Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
310
0.49% $31,380
52 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
310
0.49% $34,760
53 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
310
0.49% $30,280
54 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
300
0.47% $42,900
55 Correctional Officers and Jailers
300
0.47% $34,100
56 Postal Service Mail Carriers
290
0.45% $46,620
57 Billing and Posting Clerks
290
0.45% $31,830
58 Other Assemblers and Fabricators
280
0.44% $22,990
59 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
270
0.42% $18,400
60 Packers and Packagers
260
0.41% $19,750
61 Medical Assistants
260
0.41% $24,170
62 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
250
0.39% $31,560
63 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters
240
0.38% $27,270
64 Restaurant Cooks
240
0.38% $18,870
65 Recreation Workers
230
0.36% $19,200
66 Pharmacists
230
0.36% $150,740
67 Accountants and Auditors
230
0.36% $57,580
68 Wood Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
220
0.34% $23,200
69 Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
210
0.33% $28,950
70 Logging Equipment Operators
210
0.33% $31,760
71 Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals
210
0.33% $22,730
72 Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
200
0.31% $30,640
73 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
200
0.31% $54,460
74 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors
190
0.30% $22,650
75 Sewing Machine Operators
190
0.30% $18,880
76 Child, Family, and School Social Workers
190
0.30% $36,980
77 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
180
0.28% $22,330
78 Electricians
180
0.28% $32,660
79 Medical Secretaries
180
0.28% $26,050
80 Loan Interviewers and Clerks
180
0.28% $28,630
81 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
180
0.28% $21,340
82 Grinding/Lapping/Polishing/Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Pla
170
0.27% $33,300
83 Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic
160
0.25% $34,520
84 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers Helpers
160
0.25% $19,260
85 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
160
0.25% $46,360
86 Industrial Engineers
160
0.25% $72,170
87 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers
150
0.24% $22,860
88 Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
150
0.24% $28,660
89 Amusement and Recreation Attendants
150
0.24% $17,890
90 Radiologic Technologists
150
0.24% $43,800
91 Loan Officers
150
0.24% $59,910
92 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
150
0.24% $50,240
93 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
150
0.24% $80,050
94 Pipelayers
140
0.22% $29,630
95 Counter and Rental Clerks
140
0.22% $19,810
96 Childcare Workers
140
0.22% $17,800
97 First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers
130
0.20% $43,740
98 Tire Repairers and Changers
130
0.20% $21,650
99 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
130
0.20% $43,710
100 Industrial Production Managers
130
0.20% $76,030

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