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Largest Employment
These are the occupations that employed the most people in 2016. All data is for Vermont.
      2016 - 2026
Projections
2017
Median
Hourly
Wage
   
Rank Occupation 2016
Employment
Annual
Job Openings
Annual
Percent Change
  Typical
Entry-level
Education
Cashiers 9,934 1,770 -0.4 $11.13   No formal educational credential
Retail Salespersons 9,834 1,366 -0.2 $11.97   No formal educational credential
Personal Care Aides 7,539 1,435 2.6 n/a   High school diploma or equivalent
Carpenters 6,970 637 0.1 $20.22   High school diploma or equivalent
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 6,291 1,264 1.0 $11.45   No formal educational credential
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 6,075 634 -0.4 $19.19   Some college, no degree
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 6,059 549 -1.1 $16.70   High school diploma or equivalent
Registered Nurses 5,980 398 1.2 $31.94   Bachelor's degree
Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers 5,835 468 0.5 n/a   High school diploma or equivalent
10  Waiters and Waitresses 5,628 1,118 0.6 $14.40   No formal educational credential
11  Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 5,517 749 0.5 $13.68   No formal educational credential
12  Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 4,995 642 0.6 $14.63   No formal educational credential
13  Teacher Assistants 4,863 471 -0.3 n/a   Some college, no degree
14  First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 4,754 474 -0.3 $21.25   High school diploma or equivalent
15  Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 4,351 449 -0.1 $20.21   Postsecondary non-degree award
16  Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 4,007 545 0.4 $11.70   No formal educational credential
17  Accountants and Auditors 3,713 354 0.6 $32.68   Bachelor's degree
18  Nursing Assistants 3,515 418 0.5 $13.91   Postsecondary non-degree award
19  Customer Service Representatives 3,503 452 0.2 $17.24   High school diploma or equivalent
20  Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 3,462 225 -0.4 n/a   Bachelor's degree
21  Childcare Workers 2,905 417 0.0 $12.71   High school diploma or equivalent
22  Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 2,889 407 0.3 $12.88   No formal educational credential
23  Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 2,874 308 0.7 $18.66   High school diploma or equivalent
24  General and Operations Managers 2,871 261 0.7 $39.65   Bachelor's degree
25  Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 2,702 353 0.3 $12.70   High school diploma or equivalent
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