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Careers with Most Openings
These are the occupations that were expected to have the most annual job openings for the 10-year period of 2018 to 2028 (for states) or 2020 to 2030 (for the United States overall). Please note that these projections do not account for the impacts of the current pandemic. Many occupations are likely to have very different numbers of job openings due to the rapidly changing economy. When revised data are available, they will be published here.
We found 44 occupations with openings in California.
Results Filtered by:
Typical Education – Associate's degree.
Rank Occupation
2018
Employment
Projected Annual Job Openings Earnings Typical Education
74
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education
63,600
7,340
Median wage is between $30,870 to $41,300 per yearAssociate's degree
110
Paralegals and Legal Assistants
36,500
4,620
Median wage is between $41,300 to $62,900 per yearAssociate's degree
175
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians
25,300
2,690
Median wage is greater than $62,900 per yearAssociate's degree
241
Web Developers
16,200
1,610
Median wage is greater than $62,900 per yearAssociate's degree
246
Respiratory Therapists
17,600
1,550
Median wage is between $41,300 to $62,900 per yearAssociate's degree
247
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
13,900
1,540
Median wage is between $41,300 to $62,900 per yearAssociate's degree
259
Architectural and Civil Drafters
13,800
1,450
Median wage is between $41,300 to $62,900 per yearAssociate's degree
266
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other
9,800
1,400
Median wage is between $41,300 to $62,900 per yearAssociate's degree
269
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other
12,500
1,390
Median wage is greater than $62,900 per yearAssociate's degree
272
Dental Hygienists
15,700
1,370
Median wage is greater than $62,900 per yearAssociate's degree