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Top 160 Popular Jobs in Virgin Islands

What professions have the highest employment in Virgin Islands? In this article we show the top 160 jobs that employ the highest number of people in Virgin Islands. We note that the total employment in Virgin Islands is 38,060. The most popular job is the retail salesperson profession, which employs 1,850 people (4.86 percent of the total employment in Virgin Islands). The second most common job is the general and operations manager profession which employs 1,450 people (3.81 percent of the total employment). The employment and salary information in Virgin Islands is computed from data published by BLS in May 2015 [1].

Table 1. 160 Most Popular Jobs in Virgin Islands

Job Description # of
Empl. i
% of    
Empl. i
Average
Salary i
1 All Occupations
38,060
100.00% $27,780
2 Retail Salespersons
1,850
4.86% $20,120
3 General and Operations Managers
1,450
3.81% $55,350
4 Office Clerks, General
1,310
3.44% $22,820
5 Security Guards
1,280
3.36% $20,330
6 Cashiers
1,120
2.94% $18,390
7 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
960
2.52% $27,520
8 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
940
2.47% $21,590
9 Waiters and Waitresses
940
2.47% $18,470
10 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
910
2.39% $20,670
11 Customer Service Representatives
830
2.18% $26,510
12 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
770
2.02% $28,150
13 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
720
1.89% $46,320
14 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
600
1.58% $20,900
15 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
570
1.50% $37,880
16 Restaurant Cooks
550
1.45% $24,280
17 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers
520
1.37% $23,840
18 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
460
1.21% $43,180
19 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
460
1.21% $41,510
20 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
430
1.13% $29,900
21 Bartenders
430
1.13% $18,740
22 Accountants and Auditors
430
1.13% $42,810
23 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
390
1.02% $24,190
24 Food Preparation Workers
390
1.02% $19,750
25 Teacher Assistants
390
1.02% $25,330
26 Childcare Workers
340
0.89% $17,490
27 Registered Nurses
330
0.87% $46,050
28 Dishwashers
310
0.81% $18,800
29 Construction Laborers
290
0.76% $28,960
30 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers
280
0.74% $22,280
31 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
270
0.71% $40,210
32 Receptionists and Information Clerks
270
0.71% $26,540
33 Fast Food Cooks
260
0.68% $17,900
34 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
250
0.66% $18,790
35 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks
220
0.58% $20,870
36 Lawyers
220
0.58% $106,040
37 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
190
0.50% $21,590
38 Nursing Assistants
190
0.50% $24,820
39 Packers and Packagers
180
0.47% $17,870
40 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
180
0.47% $30,460
41 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
180
0.47% $28,390
42 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
180
0.47% $46,080
43 Carpenters
170
0.45% $40,930
44 Financial Managers
170
0.45% $71,760
45 Compliance Officers
160
0.42% $70,300
46 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education
150
0.39% $27,540
47 Driver/Sales Workers
140
0.37% $19,200
48 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
140
0.37% $49,320
49 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks
140
0.37% $23,770
50 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
130
0.34% $35,380
51 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
130
0.34% $29,020
52 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
130
0.34% $24,270
53 First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers
130
0.34% $24,130
54 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop
130
0.34% $18,090
55 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education
130
0.34% n/a
56 Computer User Support Specialists
130
0.34% $34,500
57 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels
120
0.32% $34,070
58 Billing and Posting Clerks
120
0.32% $31,650
59 Short Order Cooks
120
0.32% $23,160
60 Chefs and Head Cooks
120
0.32% $35,840
61 Paralegals and Legal Assistants
120
0.32% $53,330
62 Administrative Services Managers
120
0.32% $62,800
63 Electricians
110
0.29% $40,880
64 Data Entry Keyers
110
0.29% $24,500
65 Counter and Rental Clerks
110
0.29% $19,790
66 Baggage Porters and Bellhops
110
0.29% $24,260
67 Other Business Operations Specialists
110
0.29% $56,200
68 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants
100
0.26% $21,860
69 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers
100
0.26% $37,610
70 Cargo and Freight Agents
100
0.26% $22,710
71 Wholesale and Manufacturing (Except Technical and Scientific Products) Sales Representatives
100
0.26% $36,350
72 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop
100
0.26% $19,160
73 Institution and Cafeteria Cooks
100
0.26% $21,860
74 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
100
0.26% $42,250
75 Budget Analysts
100
0.26% $49,870
76 Human Resources Specialists
100
0.26% $39,590
77 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
90
0.24% $18,860
78 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
90
0.24% $55,560
79 Medical Secretaries
90
0.24% $32,910
80 Postal Service Clerks
90
0.24% $55,590
81 Tour Guides and Escorts
90
0.24% $21,820
82 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant
90
0.24% $18,010
83 Pharmacy Technicians
90
0.24% $28,150
84 Food Service Managers
90
0.24% $41,920
85 First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers
80
0.21% $31,840
86 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
80
0.21% $52,190
87 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs
70
0.18% $26,870
88 Transit and Intercity Bus Drivers
70
0.18% $26,090
89 Brickmasons and Blockmasons
70
0.18% $38,180
90 Couriers and Messengers
70
0.18% $23,550
91 Bill and Account Collectors
70
0.18% $31,740
92 Other Sales Representatives
70
0.18% $41,640
93 Recreation Workers
70
0.18% $24,480
94 Librarians
70
0.18% $46,380
95 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
70
0.18% $67,180
96 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
60
0.16% $42,030
97 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
60
0.16% $34,500
98 File Clerks
60
0.16% $23,780
99 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers
60
0.16% $18,320
100 Medical Assistants
60
0.16% $27,310
101 Child, Family, and School Social Workers
60
0.16% $37,530
102 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors
60
0.16% $38,460
103 Environmental Scientists and Health Specialists
60
0.16% $43,980
104 Financial Analysts
60
0.16% $53,280
105 Sailors and Marine Oilers
50
0.13% $18,870
106 Butchers and Meat Cutters
50
0.13% $25,270
107 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
50
0.13% $44,590
108 Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians
50
0.13% $27,840
109 Electricians Helpers
50
0.13% $25,340
110 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
50
0.13% $24,510
111 Legal Secretaries
50
0.13% $44,920
112 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
50
0.13% $32,330
113 Concierges
50
0.13% $28,490
114 Amusement and Recreation Attendants
50
0.13% $21,060
115 Other First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers
50
0.13% $47,450
116 Pharmacists
50
0.13% $105,810
117 Public Relations Specialists
50
0.13% $42,600
118 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
50
0.13% $41,600
119 All Other Managers
50
0.13% $85,800
120 Property, Real Estate Managers
50
0.13% $40,070
121 Medical and Health Services Managers
50
0.13% $66,300
122 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
50
0.13% $65,850
123 Sales Managers
50
0.13% $71,210
124 Chief Executives
50
0.13% $125,000
125 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
40
0.11% $22,450
126 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers
40
0.11% $55,060
127 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators
40
0.11% $43,330
128 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
40
0.11% $33,790
129 Bakers
40
0.11% $25,850
130 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
40
0.11% $35,440
131 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
40
0.11% $45,830
132 Painters, Construction and Maintenance
40
0.11% $30,620
133 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators (Except Postal Service)
40
0.11% $24,930
134 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks
40
0.11% n/a
135 Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators
40
0.11% $54,520
136 Postal Service Mail Carriers
40
0.11% $57,210
137 Parts Salespersons
40
0.11% $27,480
138 Personal Care Aides
40
0.11% $22,030
139 Dental Assistants
40
0.11% $28,460
140 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists
40
0.11% $50,170
141 Loan Officers
40
0.11% $37,120
142 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners
40
0.11% $33,360
143 Social and Community Service Managers
40
0.11% $57,920
144 Human Resources Managers
40
0.11% $74,470
145 Purchasing Managers
40
0.11% $81,470
146 Computer and Information Systems Managers
40
0.11% $65,140
147 First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers
30
0.08% $44,890
148 Tire Repairers and Changers
30
0.08% $22,180
149 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
30
0.08% $27,990
150 Loan Interviewers and Clerks
30
0.08% $39,810
151 Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers
30
0.08% $25,630
152 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
30
0.08% $32,220
153 Other Physicians and Surgeons
30
0.08% $96,410
154 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products
30
0.08% $27,860
155 Lodging Managers
30
0.08% $48,260
156 Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers
0
% $35,240
157 Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers
0
% $40,170
158 Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and SteamfittersHelpers
0
% $28,950
159 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
0
% $41,230
160 Pest Control Workers
0
% $25,970

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