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Top 200 Popular Jobs in Wyoming

What professions have the highest employment in Wyoming? In this article we show the top 200 jobs that employ the highest number of people in Wyoming. We note that the total employment in Wyoming is 282,690. The most popular job is the retail salesperson profession, which employs 8,610 people (3.05 percent of the total employment in Wyoming). The second most common job is the heavy and tractor-trailer truck driver profession which employs 6,980 people (2.47 percent of the total employment). The employment and salary information in Wyoming is computed from data published by BLS in May 2015 [1].

Table 1. 200 Most Popular Jobs in Wyoming

Job Description # of
Empl. i
% of    
Empl. i
Average
Salary i
1 All Occupations
282,690
100.00% $37,770
2 Retail Salespersons
8,610
3.05% $22,820
3 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
6,980
2.47% $46,300
4 Cashiers
5,880
2.08% $20,780
5 Office Clerks, General
5,840
2.07% $30,430
6 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
5,630
1.99% $18,030
7 General and Operations Managers
5,460
1.93% $85,200
8 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
5,120
1.81% $52,930
9 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
5,060
1.79% $33,650
10 Waiters and Waitresses
4,890
1.73% $17,870
11 Registered Nurses
4,850
1.72% $59,650
12 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
4,550
1.61% $26,950
13 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
3,830
1.35% $36,910
14 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
3,690
1.31% $35,620
15 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
3,650
1.29% $19,570
16 Teacher Assistants
3,380
1.20% $27,850
17 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers
3,350
1.19% $30,380
18 Construction Laborers
3,230
1.14% $31,820
19 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
3,190
1.13% $65,660
20 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
3,140
1.11% $24,280
21 Carpenters
3,060
1.08% $41,900
22 Nursing Assistants
3,000
1.06% $27,310
23 Substitute Teachers
2,820
1.00% $26,930
24 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
2,730
0.97% $57,220
25 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
2,610
0.92% $36,540
26 Electricians
2,600
0.92% $56,530
27 Restaurant Cooks
2,550
0.90% $22,310
28 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
2,510
0.89% $55,260
29 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
2,440
0.86% $49,200
30 Roustabouts, Oil and Gas
2,400
0.85% $41,500
31 Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining
2,270
0.80% $53,280
32 Bartenders
2,240
0.79% $18,200
33 Wholesale and Manufacturing (Except Technical and Scientific Products) Sales Representatives
2,190
0.77% $56,250
34 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
2,110
0.75% $27,800
35 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
1,900
0.67% $45,600
36 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
1,880
0.67% $58,530
37 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
1,850
0.65% $26,690
38 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
1,820
0.64% $72,440
39 Accountants and Auditors
1,790
0.63% $55,700
40 Personal Care Aides
1,760
0.62% $21,500
41 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks
1,690
0.60% $22,260
42 Customer Service Representatives
1,690
0.60% $28,300
43 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
1,680
0.59% $38,770
44 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
1,580
0.56% $58,190
45 School or Special Client Bus Drivers
1,520
0.54% $32,890
46 Medical Secretaries
1,520
0.54% $30,160
47 Driver/Sales Workers
1,460
0.52% $21,780
48 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
1,390
0.49% $51,980
49 Institution and Cafeteria Cooks
1,390
0.49% $26,090
50 Food Preparation Workers
1,370
0.48% $20,800
51 Receptionists and Information Clerks
1,310
0.46% $27,040
52 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers
1,300
0.46% $31,470
53 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
1,250
0.44% $40,470
54 Childcare Workers
1,200
0.42% $20,690
55 Tellers
1,180
0.42% $24,380
56 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers
1,170
0.41% $51,640
57 Dishwashers
1,160
0.41% $18,710
58 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
1,160
0.41% $60,040
59 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers
1,130
0.40% $77,010
60 Social and Human Service Assistants
1,130
0.40% $28,640
61 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
1,120
0.40% $36,160
62 Packers and Packagers
1,110
0.39% $24,290
63 Security Guards
1,090
0.39% $28,710
64 Other Business Operations Specialists
1,070
0.38% $65,120
65 Correctional Officers and Jailers
1,050
0.37% $39,210
66 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators
1,020
0.36% $60,320
67 Parts Salespersons
1,000
0.35% $33,660
68 Counter and Rental Clerks
1,000
0.35% $23,690
69 Fast Food Cooks
990
0.35% $18,500
70 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas
970
0.34% $50,670
71 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers
910
0.32% $64,810
72 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators
900
0.32% $63,760
73 Lawyers
900
0.32% $81,950
74 Civil Engineers
900
0.32% $70,380
75 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop
890
0.31% $18,490
76 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education
870
0.31% $26,200
77 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas
850
0.30% $65,380
78 Recreation Workers
850
0.30% $21,080
79 Coaches and Scouts
810
0.29% $20,260
80 Human Resources Specialists
810
0.29% $48,330
81 All Other Managers
810
0.29% $88,850
82 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
790
0.28% $47,120
83 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
780
0.28% $43,390
84 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
770
0.27% $43,080
85 Loan Officers
760
0.27% $62,680
86 Highway Maintenance Workers
730
0.26% $38,280
87 Wellhead Pumpers
720
0.25% $53,540
88 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers
720
0.25% $38,150
89 Protective Service Workers, All Other
710
0.25% $31,640
90 Medical and Health Services Managers
700
0.25% $83,400
91 Child, Family, and School Social Workers
670
0.24% $46,230
92 Medical Assistants
650
0.23% $30,490
93 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics
650
0.23% $32,610
94 Forest and Conservation Technicians
650
0.23% $31,630
95 Petroleum Engineers
650
0.23% $95,710
96 Billing and Posting Clerks
640
0.23% $34,030
97 First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers
640
0.23% $35,780
98 Financial Managers
640
0.23% $92,260
99 Machinists
620
0.22% $48,070
100 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop
610
0.22% $18,920
101 Helpers--Production Workers
590
0.21% $31,780
102 Dental Assistants
590
0.21% $32,980
103 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors
580
0.21% $56,430
104 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
570
0.20% $31,300
105 Home Health Aides
570
0.20% $27,510
106 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers
560
0.20% $18,340
107 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers
550
0.19% $69,780
108 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
540
0.19% $22,360
109 Pharmacy Technicians
540
0.19% $34,250
110 Paralegals and Legal Assistants
540
0.19% $45,160
111 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
520
0.18% $43,700
112 Pharmacists
520
0.18% $116,220
113 Computer User Support Specialists
520
0.18% $45,910
114 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors
510
0.18% $24,240
115 Gas Plant Operators
500
0.18% $64,140
116 Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers
500
0.18% $57,930
117 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers
490
0.17% $38,410
118 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers
480
0.17% $54,250
119 Painters, Construction and Maintenance
480
0.17% $36,010
120 Training and Development Specialists
480
0.17% $58,600
121 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
470
0.17% $22,330
122 Extraction Workers Helpers
470
0.17% $40,820
123 Other Sales Representatives
470
0.17% $50,410
124 Environmental Scientists and Health Specialists
470
0.17% $57,130
125 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
470
0.17% $56,840
126 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks
460
0.16% $35,530
127 Insurance Sales Agents
460
0.16% $39,100
128 Dental Hygienists
460
0.16% $66,990
129 Library Technicians
460
0.16% $31,130
130 Librarians
460
0.16% $49,560
131 Construction Managers
460
0.16% $83,200
132 Firefighters
450
0.16% $41,340
133 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education
450
0.16% $55,150
134 Compliance Officers
450
0.16% $59,750
135 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
450
0.16% $92,680
136 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
440
0.16% $42,920
137 Amusement and Recreation Attendants
440
0.16% $20,540
138 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
440
0.16% $65,580
139 First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers
430
0.15% $33,060
140 Food Service Managers
430
0.15% $47,460
141 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists
420
0.15% $26,650
142 Rail Car Repairers
410
0.15% $47,740
143 Other Extraction Workers
410
0.15% $44,380
144 Postal Service Mail Carriers
400
0.14% $57,200
145 Civil Engineering Technicians
400
0.14% $42,070
146 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors
390
0.14% $34,600
147 Power Plant Operators
390
0.14% n/a
148 Legal Secretaries
390
0.14% $35,280
149 Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products Sales Representatives
390
0.14% $84,370
150 Information and Record Clerks, All Other
380
0.13% $34,280
151 Chemical Technicians
380
0.13% $41,810
152 Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists
380
0.13% $59,290
153 Management Analysts
380
0.13% $73,470
154 Team Assemblers
370
0.13% $29,050
155 Boilermakers
370
0.13% $68,870
156 Architectural and Civil Drafters
370
0.13% $42,730
157 Fence Erectors
360
0.13% $34,190
158 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
360
0.13% $39,130
159 Public Relations Specialists
360
0.13% $52,070
160 Loan Interviewers and Clerks
350
0.12% $34,400
161 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
350
0.12% $35,770
162 Radiologic Technologists
350
0.12% $50,980
163 Physical Therapists
350
0.12% $79,320
164 Geological and Petroleum Technicians
350
0.12% $58,000
165 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators
340
0.12% $46,550
166 Bakers
340
0.12% $23,330
167 Tire Repairers and Changers
340
0.12% $26,520
168 Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters
340
0.12% $68,200
169 Tour Guides and Escorts
340
0.12% $30,170
170 Other Physicians and Surgeons
340
0.12% n/a
171 Instructional Coordinators
340
0.12% $65,370
172 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School
340
0.12% $59,180
173 Electrical Engineers
340
0.12% $77,830
174 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs
330
0.12% $21,010
175 Roofers
330
0.12% $30,870
176 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
330
0.12% $41,810
177 Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers
330
0.12% $21,110
178 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives
330
0.12% $69,320
179 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
330
0.12% $58,800
180 Social and Community Service Managers
330
0.12% $58,450
181 Property, Real Estate Managers
330
0.12% $46,370
182 Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation
320
0.11% $31,130
183 Mental Health Counselors
320
0.11% $49,210
184 Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators
310
0.11% $52,780
185 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers Helpers
310
0.11% $28,930
186 Other Engineering Technicians
310
0.11% $67,160
187 Applications Software Developers
310
0.11% $65,130
188 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
310
0.11% $54,580
189 Industrial Production Managers
310
0.11% $112,910
190 Transit and Intercity Bus Drivers
300
0.11% $32,490
191 Library Assistants, Clerical
300
0.11% $23,180
192 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
300
0.11% $61,840
193 Speech-Language Pathologists
300
0.11% $68,210
194 Cost Estimators
300
0.11% $65,130
195 Maintenance Workers, Machinery
290
0.10% $55,410
196 Phlebotomists
290
0.10% $29,460
197 Family and General Practitioners
290
0.10% $168,230
198 Graphic Designers
290
0.10% $36,440
199 Secondary School Special Education Teachers
290
0.10% $56,920
200 Computer Systems Analysts
290
0.10% $62,980

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