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Top 200 Popular Jobs in Arizona

What professions have the highest employment in Arizona? In this article we show the top 200 jobs that employ the highest number of people in Arizona. We note that the total employment in Arizona is 2,526,990. The most popular job is the retail salesperson profession, which employs 91,670 people (3.63 percent of the total employment in Arizona). The second most common job is the customer service representative profession which employs 79,080 people (3.13 percent of the total employment). The employment and salary information in Arizona is computed from data published by BLS in May 2015 [1].

Table 1. 200 Most Popular Jobs in Arizona

Job Description # of
Empl. i
% of    
Empl. i
Average
Salary i
1 All Occupations
2,526,990
100.00% $34,230
2 Retail Salespersons
91,670
3.63% $20,800
3 Customer Service Representatives
79,080
3.13% $30,310
4 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
64,550
2.55% $18,430
5 Cashiers
59,210
2.34% $19,060
6 Waiters and Waitresses
52,940
2.09% $18,510
7 Office Clerks, General
51,630
2.04% $30,360
8 Registered Nurses
47,020
1.86% $70,720
9 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
41,200
1.63% $32,220
10 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
37,120
1.47% $45,660
11 General and Operations Managers
36,900
1.46% $82,730
12 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers
35,830
1.42% $24,210
13 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
35,690
1.41% $21,050
14 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
34,120
1.35% $23,360
15 Personal Care Aides
32,760
1.30% $20,800
16 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
27,300
1.08% $36,550
17 Restaurant Cooks
24,410
0.97% $22,390
18 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
24,070
0.95% $40,590
19 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
23,970
0.95% $35,750
20 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
23,610
0.93% $33,420
21 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
22,780
0.90% $38,650
22 Wholesale and Manufacturing (Except Technical and Scientific Products) Sales Representatives
22,580
0.89% $48,190
23 Teacher Assistants
22,490
0.89% $23,420
24 Security Guards
22,290
0.88% $23,770
25 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
20,210
0.80% $31,800
26 Other Sales Representatives
19,490
0.77% $44,880
27 Construction Laborers
19,090
0.76% $28,820
28 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
18,870
0.75% $22,390
29 Accountants and Auditors
18,810
0.74% $58,260
30 Medical Secretaries
17,370
0.69% $29,640
31 Medical Assistants
16,380
0.65% $30,490
32 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
15,400
0.61% $19,050
33 Nursing Assistants
14,870
0.59% $27,580
34 Receptionists and Information Clerks
14,710
0.58% $26,210
35 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
14,290
0.57% $58,980
36 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers
13,800
0.55% $29,040
37 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
13,800
0.55% $45,100
38 Computer Systems Analysts
13,540
0.54% $84,170
39 Computer User Support Specialists
13,420
0.53% $45,630
40 Correctional Officers and Jailers
13,400
0.53% $38,260
41 Electricians
13,070
0.52% $42,950
42 Applications Software Developers
13,040
0.52% $87,650
43 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
12,280
0.49% $38,770
44 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers
12,110
0.48% $59,950
45 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse
11,760
0.47% $18,340
46 Home Health Aides
11,450
0.45% $23,120
47 Telemarketers
11,330
0.45% $22,020
48 Fast Food Cooks
11,110
0.44% $19,030
49 Bartenders
10,990
0.43% $18,630
50 Billing and Posting Clerks
10,710
0.42% $33,720
51 Team Assemblers
10,690
0.42% $23,980
52 Other Business Operations Specialists
10,620
0.42% $67,220
53 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
10,110
0.40% $54,770
54 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
10,090
0.40% $28,910
55 Management Analysts
9,950
0.39% $68,290
56 Lawyers
9,840
0.39% $100,810
57 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers
9,800
0.39% $18,560
58 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
9,730
0.39% $42,980
59 Loan Officers
9,660
0.38% $59,850
60 Sales Managers
9,650
0.38% $90,370
61 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
9,570
0.38% $52,180
62 Bill and Account Collectors
9,500
0.38% $33,510
63 Dishwashers
9,340
0.37% $18,890
64 Financial Managers
9,320
0.37% $97,610
65 Human Resources Specialists
9,210
0.36% $51,620
66 Packers and Packagers
9,110
0.36% $19,060
67 Food Preparation Workers
8,840
0.35% $20,000
68 Carpenters
8,820
0.35% $37,440
69 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education
8,570
0.34% $22,570
70 Pharmacy Technicians
8,430
0.33% $32,160
71 Counter and Rental Clerks
8,420
0.33% $23,220
72 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers
8,280
0.33% $51,550
73 Systems Software Developers
8,280
0.33% $93,600
74 Substitute Teachers
7,890
0.31% $24,970
75 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
7,830
0.31% $48,790
76 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
7,720
0.31% $37,220
77 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
7,640
0.30% $42,560
78 Driver/Sales Workers
7,540
0.30% $19,960
79 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop
7,540
0.30% $18,690
80 Tellers
7,460
0.30% $25,670
81 Firefighters
7,440
0.29% $43,490
82 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
7,270
0.29% $40,610
83 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors
7,190
0.28% $44,170
84 School or Special Client Bus Drivers
7,100
0.28% $27,730
85 Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products Sales Representatives
6,900
0.27% $67,240
86 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
6,800
0.27% $74,210
87 Child, Family, and School Social Workers
6,670
0.26% $36,830
88 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists
6,660
0.26% $19,830
89 Medical and Health Services Managers
6,660
0.26% $91,390
90 All Other Managers
6,640
0.26% $97,970
91 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop
6,580
0.26% $18,900
92 Computer and Information Systems Managers
6,570
0.26% $120,510
93 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents
6,520
0.26% $45,250
94 Dental Assistants
6,480
0.26% $35,540
95 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
6,360
0.25% $45,040
96 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
6,340
0.25% $41,750
97 Information and Record Clerks, All Other
6,330
0.25% $34,860
98 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
6,220
0.25% $30,820
99 Loan Interviewers and Clerks
6,190
0.24% $41,460
100 Detectives and Criminal Investigators
6,130
0.24% $88,940
101 Recreation Workers
6,100
0.24% $22,990
102 Social and Human Service Assistants
5,910
0.23% $27,270
103 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
5,900
0.23% $58,300
104 Pharmacists
5,860
0.23% $124,970
105 Other Assemblers and Fabricators
5,840
0.23% $27,820
106 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks
5,810
0.23% $19,990
107 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
5,710
0.23% $19,160
108 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers
5,710
0.23% $61,350
109 Childcare Workers
5,660
0.22% $19,020
110 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
5,650
0.22% $49,560
111 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors
5,590
0.22% $39,170
112 Compliance Officers
5,520
0.22% $63,340
113 Civil Engineers
5,470
0.22% $77,920
114 Administrative Services Managers
5,460
0.22% $75,480
115 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
5,330
0.21% $34,580
116 Machinists
5,300
0.21% $41,020
117 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
5,290
0.21% $58,380
118 Institution and Cafeteria Cooks
5,280
0.21% $24,720
119 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
5,280
0.21% $34,710
120 Computer Network Support Specialists
5,230
0.21% $59,260
121 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks
5,160
0.20% $34,170
122 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant
5,090
0.20% $18,740
123 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers
4,930
0.20% $26,370
124 Painters, Construction and Maintenance
4,880
0.19% $35,030
125 Property, Real Estate Managers
4,860
0.19% $44,060
126 Postal Service Mail Carriers
4,850
0.19% $57,200
127 Paralegals and Legal Assistants
4,760
0.19% $45,780
128 Construction Managers
4,740
0.19% $89,220
129 Massage Therapists
4,700
0.19% $36,110
130 Industrial Engineers
4,700
0.19% $89,400
131 First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers
4,670
0.18% $30,860
132 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers
4,560
0.18% $35,940
133 Parts Salespersons
4,480
0.18% $27,550
134 Computer Programmers
4,460
0.18% $73,980
135 Cost Estimators
4,460
0.18% $60,100
136 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
4,420
0.17% $43,620
137 Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers
4,360
0.17% $37,160
138 Personal Financial Advisors
4,350
0.17% $58,830
139 Amusement and Recreation Attendants
4,320
0.17% $18,520
140 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs
4,300
0.17% $22,680
141 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks
4,290
0.17% $31,650
142 Data Entry Keyers
4,230
0.17% $28,080
143 Order Clerks
4,230
0.17% $32,110
144 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
4,180
0.17% $30,540
145 Other Physicians and Surgeons
4,150
0.16% n/a
146 Electronics Engineers (Non Computer)
4,130
0.16% $89,640
147 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers
4,080
0.16% $61,510
148 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
4,080
0.16% $75,680
149 Unknown
4,050
0.16% $45,220
150 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
3,970
0.16% $49,530
151 Instructional Coordinators
3,970
0.16% $51,080
152 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians
3,940
0.16% $57,590
153 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
3,890
0.15% $36,150
154 Mechanical Engineers
3,880
0.15% $86,080
155 Helpers--Production Workers
3,840
0.15% $23,830
156 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
3,820
0.15% $55,890
157 Physical Therapists
3,820
0.15% $79,740
158 Architectural and Engineering Managers
3,820
0.15% $130,960
159 Industrial Engineering Technicians
3,780
0.15% $56,140
160 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
3,730
0.15% $49,380
161 Electrical Engineers
3,660
0.14% $99,010
162 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics
3,640
0.14% $31,040
163 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks
3,440
0.14% $32,700
164 Dental Hygienists
3,440
0.14% $86,040
165 Computer Network Architects
3,380
0.13% $98,920
166 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers
3,360
0.13% $19,560
167 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
3,350
0.13% $19,650
168 Radiologic Technologists
3,340
0.13% $59,860
169 Legal Secretaries
3,310
0.13% $38,400
170 Coaches and Scouts
3,290
0.13% $27,880
171 Postsecondary Health Specialties Teachers
3,290
0.13% $98,330
172 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers
3,280
0.13% $129,770
173 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
3,280
0.13% $58,790
174 Chief Executives
3,250
0.13% $151,270
175 Real Estate Sales Agents
3,240
0.13% $30,180
176 Database Administrators
3,210
0.13% $74,100
177 Transit and Intercity Bus Drivers
3,200
0.13% $30,870
178 Protective Service Workers, All Other
3,180
0.13% $23,660
179 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education
3,140
0.12% $40,830
180 Bakers
3,120
0.12% $25,220
181 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers
3,110
0.12% $35,640
182 Graphic Designers
3,100
0.12% $43,390
183 Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers
3,050
0.12% $44,290
184 Public Relations Specialists
3,040
0.12% $53,210
185 First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers
3,030
0.12% $45,840
186 Operations Research Analysts
3,020
0.12% $66,120
187 Food Service Managers
3,020
0.12% $51,840
188 Family and General Practitioners
2,990
0.12% $162,910
189 Postsecondary Vocational Education Teachers
2,990
0.12% $46,810
190 Other Production Workers
2,970
0.12% $30,420
191 Marketing Managers
2,970
0.12% $104,360
192 File Clerks
2,950
0.12% $31,150
193 Healthcare Social Workers
2,950
0.12% $48,320
194 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers
2,890
0.11% $35,460
195 Roofers
2,850
0.11% $32,360
196 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
2,830
0.11% $24,350
197 Tire Repairers and Changers
2,810
0.11% $22,300
198 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives
2,800
0.11% $85,450
199 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
2,760
0.11% $36,110
200 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
2,740
0.11% $36,340

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