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Declining Employment
These are the occupations expected to have the largest percentage drop in employment from 2016 to 2026. All data is for Vermont.
      2016 - 2026
Projections
2018
Median
Hourly
Wage
   
Rank Occupation 2016
Employment
Annual
Job Openings
Annual
Percent Change
  Typical
Entry-level
Education
Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers 69 5 -3.2 n/a   High school diploma or equivalent
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 75 4 -2.9 $18.26   High school diploma or equivalent
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer 87 6 -2.7 $14.15   High school diploma or equivalent
Log Graders and Scalers 39 3 -2.6 $17.63   High school diploma or equivalent
Computer Operators 61 4 -2.6 $19.33   High school diploma or equivalent
Engine and Other Machine Assemblers 48 3 -2.6 $18.87   High school diploma or equivalent
Data Entry Keyers 486 39 -2.6 $16.51   High school diploma or equivalent
Legal Secretaries 358 26 -2.5 $22.58   High school diploma or equivalent
Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand 128 9 -2.4 $13.92   No formal educational credential
10  Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 207 20 -2.4 $14.30   High school diploma or equivalent
11  Team Assemblers 1,372 113 -2.3 n/a   High school diploma or equivalent
12  Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 2,182 166 -2.2 $25.72   High school diploma or equivalent
13  Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 92 7 -2.2 $21.85   High school diploma or equivalent
14  Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood 276 23 -2.1 $17.73   High school diploma or equivalent
15  Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 170 13 -2.0 $18.21   High school diploma or equivalent
16  Logging Equipment Operators 280 27 -1.9 $18.59   High school diploma or equivalent
17  Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers 36 3 -1.8 n/a   High school diploma or equivalent
18  Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 770 60 -1.8 $23.71   Postsecondary non-degree award
19  Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 160 12 -1.8 $32.28   High school diploma or equivalent
20  Postmasters and Mail Superintendents 124 6 -1.7 $32.66   High school diploma or equivalent
21  Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing 491 41 -1.7 $14.63   High school diploma or equivalent
22  Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 195 17 -1.7 $17.50   High school diploma or equivalent
23  Furniture Finishers 274 19 -1.7 $14.38   High school diploma or equivalent
24  Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 883 84 -1.6 $18.50   High school diploma or equivalent
25  Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians 55 4 -1.6 $17.46   High school diploma or equivalent
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