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Top 200 Popular Jobs in New Hampshire

What professions have the highest employment in New Hampshire? In this article we show the top 200 jobs that employ the highest number of people in New Hampshire. We note that the total employment in New Hampshire is 627,000. The most popular job is the retail salesperson profession, which employs 27,130 people (4.33 percent of the total employment in New Hampshire). The second most common job is the cashier profession which employs 21,740 people (3.47 percent of the total employment). The employment and salary information in New Hampshire is computed from data published by BLS in May 2015 [1].

Table 1. 200 Most Popular Jobs in New Hampshire

Job Description # of
Empl. i
% of    
Empl. i
Average
Salary i
1 All Occupations
627,000
100.00% $36,420
2 Retail Salespersons
27,130
4.33% $22,080
3 Cashiers
21,740
3.47% $19,260
4 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
13,340
2.13% $24,200
5 Office Clerks, General
13,060
2.08% $34,370
6 Registered Nurses
12,390
1.98% $63,820
7 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
12,150
1.94% $18,510
8 Waiters and Waitresses
11,860
1.89% $18,680
9 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
11,040
1.76% $33,300
10 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
9,460
1.51% $25,080
11 Customer Service Representatives
9,070
1.45% $35,160
12 General and Operations Managers
8,830
1.41% $100,260
13 Teacher Assistants
8,640
1.38% $28,360
14 Nursing Assistants
8,500
1.36% $28,630
15 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
7,530
1.20% $37,230
16 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
7,400
1.18% $40,610
17 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
6,870
1.10% $50,170
18 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
6,690
1.07% $38,750
19 Wholesale and Manufacturing (Except Technical and Scientific Products) Sales Representatives
6,650
1.06% $60,570
20 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers
6,590
1.05% $24,630
21 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
6,380
1.02% $55,030
22 Other Business Operations Specialists
5,420
0.86% $60,580
23 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
5,360
0.85% $28,680
24 Personal Care Aides
5,340
0.85% $22,620
25 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
5,250
0.84% $56,620
26 Restaurant Cooks
5,190
0.83% $25,690
27 Receptionists and Information Clerks
5,180
0.83% $27,470
28 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
4,550
0.73% $21,270
29 Accountants and Auditors
4,420
0.70% $61,910
30 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
4,380
0.70% $37,710
31 Applications Software Developers
4,290
0.68% $90,350
32 Team Assemblers
4,060
0.65% $31,830
33 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers
4,050
0.65% $28,570
34 All Other Managers
4,040
0.64% $105,740
35 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
3,710
0.59% $41,070
36 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
3,680
0.59% $54,210
37 Financial Managers
3,540
0.56% $95,720
38 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
3,280
0.52% $37,850
39 Bartenders
3,230
0.52% $18,540
40 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
3,200
0.51% $34,080
41 Short Order Cooks
3,190
0.51% $19,110
42 Other Sales Representatives
3,150
0.50% $57,810
43 Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products Sales Representatives
3,120
0.50% $77,410
44 Other Office and Administrative Support Workers
3,040
0.48% $28,200
45 Food Preparation Workers
2,930
0.47% $21,660
46 Carpenters
2,890
0.46% $42,160
47 Construction Laborers
2,840
0.45% $33,110
48 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers
2,800
0.45% $50,600
49 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers
2,770
0.44% $57,510
50 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
2,730
0.44% $31,320
51 Substitute Teachers
2,720
0.43% $22,430
52 Childcare Workers
2,710
0.43% $21,310
53 School or Special Client Bus Drivers
2,620
0.42% $30,010
54 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education
2,600
0.41% $26,980
55 Security Guards
2,570
0.41% $28,050
56 Computer User Support Specialists
2,420
0.39% $49,430
57 Medical Secretaries
2,400
0.38% $34,340
58 Machinists
2,360
0.38% $40,870
59 Driver/Sales Workers
2,310
0.37% $19,990
60 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop
2,300
0.37% $18,870
61 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop
2,280
0.36% $18,740
62 Social and Human Service Assistants
2,230
0.36% $27,200
63 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
2,210
0.35% $56,570
64 Electricians
2,170
0.35% $49,320
65 Dishwashers
2,160
0.34% $18,840
66 Computer Systems Analysts
2,140
0.34% $77,780
67 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists
2,130
0.34% $22,310
68 Medical Assistants
2,110
0.34% $32,620
69 Other Production Workers
2,100
0.33% $29,790
70 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
2,100
0.33% $50,140
71 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
2,100
0.33% $46,970
72 Counter and Rental Clerks
2,060
0.33% $26,990
73 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
2,030
0.32% $65,640
74 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
2,020
0.32% $30,140
75 Packers and Packagers
1,990
0.32% $22,350
76 Tellers
1,970
0.31% $26,710
77 Unknown
1,950
0.31% $32,960
78 Management Analysts
1,950
0.31% $82,390
79 Sales Managers
1,940
0.31% $119,800
80 Human Resources Specialists
1,900
0.30% $54,790
81 Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic
1,830
0.29% $36,560
82 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
1,820
0.29% $72,410
83 Other Physicians and Surgeons
1,810
0.29% n/a
84 Billing and Posting Clerks
1,790
0.29% $35,740
85 Recreation Workers
1,790
0.29% $23,940
86 Computer and Information Systems Managers
1,780
0.28% $116,360
87 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
1,760
0.28% $60,420
88 Helpers--Production Workers
1,750
0.28% $23,800
89 Highway Maintenance Workers
1,750
0.28% $33,270
90 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors
1,670
0.27% $34,900
91 Mechanical Engineers
1,670
0.27% $80,710
92 Home Health Aides
1,650
0.26% $24,820
93 Lawyers
1,640
0.26% $95,920
94 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
1,630
0.26% $52,170
95 Computer Programmers
1,600
0.26% $74,380
96 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
1,590
0.25% $53,010
97 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents
1,580
0.25% n/a
98 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers
1,580
0.25% $18,040
99 Medical and Health Services Managers
1,550
0.25% $89,030
100 Institution and Cafeteria Cooks
1,540
0.25% $29,300
101 Other Assemblers and Fabricators
1,490
0.24% $28,120
102 Firefighters
1,490
0.24% $44,360
103 Postal Service Mail Carriers
1,480
0.24% $55,100
104 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers
1,480
0.24% $85,440
105 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
1,470
0.23% $34,620
106 Bill and Account Collectors
1,460
0.23% $32,900
107 Parts Salespersons
1,460
0.23% $29,970
108 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
1,440
0.23% $57,240
109 Fast Food Cooks
1,430
0.23% $18,820
110 Data Entry Keyers
1,410
0.22% $27,290
111 Physical Therapists
1,400
0.22% $76,830
112 Systems Software Developers
1,370
0.22% $109,700
113 Pharmacy Technicians
1,360
0.22% $27,280
114 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
1,360
0.22% $65,750
115 Coaches and Scouts
1,320
0.21% $28,380
116 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
1,320
0.21% $82,400
117 Dental Assistants
1,310
0.21% $43,910
118 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
1,290
0.21% $48,730
119 Insurance Sales Agents
1,270
0.20% $55,700
120 Paralegals and Legal Assistants
1,260
0.20% $45,280
121 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors
1,260
0.20% $53,760
122 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks
1,250
0.20% $35,960
123 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers
1,230
0.20% $55,450
124 Industrial Engineers
1,230
0.20% $78,450
125 Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers
1,210
0.19% $54,750
126 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan
1,200
0.19% $30,930
127 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
1,190
0.19% $46,260
128 Amusement and Recreation Attendants
1,180
0.19% $19,110
129 Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
1,170
0.19% $29,050
130 Dental Hygienists
1,160
0.19% $80,590
131 Compliance Officers
1,150
0.18% $69,730
132 Loan Officers
1,140
0.18% $71,550
133 Chief Executives
1,140
0.18% $183,940
134 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant
1,110
0.18% $19,920
135 Electrical Engineers
1,110
0.18% $96,780
136 Marketing Managers
1,110
0.18% $120,590
137 Other Financial Specialists
1,100
0.18% $61,360
138 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks
1,090
0.17% $22,210
139 Civil Engineers
1,090
0.17% $69,430
140 Information and Record Clerks, All Other
1,080
0.17% $33,410
141 Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other
1,070
0.17% $31,440
142 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
1,070
0.17% $41,920
143 Pharmacists
1,070
0.17% $128,630
144 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians
1,070
0.17% $55,810
145 Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers
1,050
0.17% $34,900
146 Food Service Managers
1,050
0.17% $52,750
147 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
1,030
0.16% $38,480
148 Librarians
1,030
0.16% $51,910
149 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
1,010
0.16% $29,590
150 Correctional Officers and Jailers
1,010
0.16% $41,690
151 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers
1,010
0.16% $44,760
152 Engineers, All Other
990
0.16% $83,650
153 Training and Development Specialists
990
0.16% $58,960
154 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
980
0.16% $23,850
155 Public Relations Specialists
980
0.16% n/a
156 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics
970
0.15% $36,290
157 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs
960
0.15% $23,760
158 Architectural and Engineering Managers
960
0.15% $123,370
159 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
940
0.15% $43,130
160 Order Clerks
930
0.15% $29,160
161 Other Postsecondary Teachers
910
0.15% $59,560
162 Construction Managers
910
0.15% $87,030
163 Printing Press Operators
900
0.14% $35,850
164 Legal Secretaries
880
0.14% $40,080
165 Library Assistants, Clerical
880
0.14% $24,190
166 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers
880
0.14% $19,350
167 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
870
0.14% $35,320
168 Personal Financial Advisors
850
0.14% $75,840
169 Graphic Designers
840
0.13% $41,480
170 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers
820
0.13% $73,250
171 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
810
0.13% $44,020
172 Occupational Therapists
810
0.13% $73,540
173 Industrial Production Managers
810
0.13% $98,730
174 Web Developers
790
0.13% $54,900
175 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
780
0.12% $21,920
176 Sheet Metal Workers
770
0.12% $44,700
177 Painters, Construction and Maintenance
760
0.12% $34,710
178 Loan Interviewers and Clerks
760
0.12% $36,150
179 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
760
0.12% $42,770
180 Sales and Related Workers, All Other
750
0.12% $38,100
181 First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers
750
0.12% $39,580
182 Radiologic Technologists
750
0.12% $61,260
183 Nurse Practitioners
750
0.12% $97,320
184 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers
750
0.12% $26,130
185 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers
740
0.12% $42,070
186 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians
740
0.12% $32,850
187 Automotive Body and Related Repairers
720
0.11% $38,830
188 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors
710
0.11% $29,550
189 Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers
710
0.11% $39,100
190 Chefs and Head Cooks
710
0.11% $40,770
191 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators
700
0.11% $55,920
192 First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers
700
0.11% $33,370
193 Other Computer Occupations
700
0.11% $71,300
194 Cost Estimators
700
0.11% $62,930
195 Postsecondary Education Administrators
700
0.11% $81,280
196 Butchers and Meat Cutters
690
0.11% $30,970
197 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers
680
0.11% $40,490
198 Other Community and Social Service Specialists
680
0.11% $37,730
199 Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators
660
0.11% $53,670
200 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
650
0.10% $37,940

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