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Occupations
This information comes from the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Information Network (O*NET) report, the Greening of the World of Work.

Green Career Categories
Higher Demand Occupations = Higher Demand Occupations
These occupations already exist but are expanding due to increased demand for green goods and services. See a List

Changing Skill Occupations = Changing Skill Occupations 
These occupations already exist but their skill requirements are changing in response to green trends. See a List 

New Green Occupations = New Green Occupations
These occupations are brand new and emerging due to green trends. See a List

Employment Growth
Employment growth data come from the Bureau of Labor Statistics Projections Program.  Read more about national employment projections.

Earnings
Earnings Level Earnings Level Earnings Level Earnings Level= Greater than $46,360
Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings Level= $30,630 to $46,300
Earnings LevelEarnings Level= $21,260 and $30,560
Earnings Level= Less than $21,220

Education and Training
This information comes from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics. Click on the link next to an occupation to view long-term or short-term training options in your area for that occupation.

  
  

National Employment Growth

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Displaying Occupations: 101 - 125 of 204Page:1234 5 678
Employment
Occupation20102020Percent ChangeEarningsEducation & Training
Page: 1234 5 678
Higher Demand OccupationsIndustrial Machinery Mechanics287,100349,00022%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelLong-term on-the-job training
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Higher Demand OccupationsIndustrial Production Managers150,300164,0009%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelWork experience in a related occupation
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Higher Demand OccupationsIndustrial Safety and Health EngineersN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelBachelor's degree
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Higher Demand OccupationsIndustrial Truck and Tractor Operators522,200583,80012%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelShort-term on-the-job training
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Changing Skill OccupationsInspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers416,100449,4008%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelModerate-term on-the-job training
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Higher Demand OccupationsInsulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall23,20028,60023%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelModerate-term on-the-job training
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New Green OccupationsInvestment UnderwritersN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelBachelor's degree
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Higher Demand OccupationsLaborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand2,068,2002,387,30015%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelShort-term on-the-job training
Changing Skill OccupationsLandscape Architects21,60025,10016%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelBachelor's degree
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Higher Demand OccupationsLocomotive Engineers38,70040,4004%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelModerate-term on-the-job training
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New Green OccupationsLogistics AnalystsN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelBachelor's degree
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New Green OccupationsLogistics EngineersN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelBachelor's degree
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New Green OccupationsLogistics ManagersN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelWork experience in a related occupation
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Changing Skill OccupationsMachinists370,400401,9009%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelLong-term on-the-job training
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Changing Skill OccupationsMaintenance and Repair Workers, General1,289,0001,431,20011%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelModerate-term on-the-job training
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New Green OccupationsManufacturing Engineering TechnologistsN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelAssociate degree
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New Green OccupationsManufacturing EngineersN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelBachelor's degree
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New Green OccupationsManufacturing Production TechniciansN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelAssociate degree
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Changing Skill OccupationsMarketing Managers178,200202,40014%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelBachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
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Higher Demand OccupationsMaterials Scientists8,7009,50010%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelBachelor's degree
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New Green OccupationsMechanical Engineering TechnologistsN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelAssociate degree
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Changing Skill OccupationsMechanical Engineers243,200264,6009%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelBachelor's degree
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New Green OccupationsMechatronics EngineersN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelBachelor's degree
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New Green OccupationsMethane/Landfill Gas Collection System OperatorsN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelWork experience in a related occupation
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New Green OccupationsMicrosystems EngineersN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelBachelor's degree
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N/A: Employment projections data are not available for these new and emerging green occupations. Please also note that for these occupations, wage and education information is presented for a broader occupation group.



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