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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: 76 - 100 of 204Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
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Occupation20102020Percent ChangeEarningsEducation & Training
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Higher Demand OccupationsForest and Conservation Technicians36,50036,100-1%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelAssociate degree
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Higher Demand OccupationsForest and Conservation Workers13,70013,9001%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelModerate-term on-the-job training
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New Green OccupationsFreight ForwardersN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelModerate-term on-the-job training
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New Green OccupationsFuel Cell EngineersN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelBachelor's degree
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New Green OccupationsFuel Cell TechniciansN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelAssociate degree
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Changing Skill OccupationsGeneral and Operations Managers1,767,1001,848,6005%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelBachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
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New Green OccupationsGeographic Information Systems TechniciansN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelAssociate degree
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Changing Skill OccupationsGeological Sample Test TechniciansN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelAssociate degree
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Changing Skill OccupationsGeophysical Data TechniciansN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelAssociate degree
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Changing Skill OccupationsGeoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers33,80040,90021%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelMaster's degree
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New Green OccupationsGeospatial Information Scientists and TechnologistsN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelAssociate degree
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New Green OccupationsGeothermal Production ManagersN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelWork experience in a related occupation
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New Green OccupationsGeothermal TechniciansN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelModerate-term on-the-job training
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New Green OccupationsGreen MarketersN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelBachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
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Changing Skill OccupationsHazardous Materials Removal Workers38,10046,90023%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelModerate-term on-the-job training
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Changing Skill OccupationsHeating and Air Conditioning Mechanics and InstallersN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelPost-Secondary vocational training
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Higher Demand OccupationsHelpers--Carpenters46,50072,40056%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelShort-term on-the-job training
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Higher Demand OccupationsHelpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers125,000148,10018%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelShort-term on-the-job training
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New Green OccupationsHydroelectric Plant TechniciansN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelLong-term on-the-job training
New Green OccupationsHydroelectric Production ManagersN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelWork experience in a related occupation
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Higher Demand OccupationsHydrologists7,6009,00018%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelMaster's degree
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New Green OccupationsIndustrial EcologistsN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelMaster's degree
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Changing Skill OccupationsIndustrial Engineering Technicians62,50065,1004%Earnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelAssociate degree
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New Green OccupationsIndustrial Engineering TechnologistsN/AN/AN/AEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelEarnings LevelAssociate degree
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Higher Demand OccupationsIndustrial Engineers203,900217,0006%Earnings 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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