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Fastest-Growing Careers
These are the occupations expected to have the largest rate of growth from 2016 to 2026. This does not mean these are the occupations with the most openings. You can view this list for any state by changing the location shown to the left.
We found 616 growing occupations in Utah.
Rank Occupation Employment Percent Change Earnings Typical Education
2016 2026
1
Statisticians
240
450
87%
Median wage is greater than $56,230 per yearMaster's degree
2
Software Developers, Applications
9,880
16,930
71%
Median wage is greater than $56,230 per yearBachelor's degree
3
Genetic Counselors
60
100
69%
Median wage is greater than $56,230 per yearMaster's degree
4
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas
540
920
69%
Median wage is between $34,760 to $56,120 per yearNo formal educational credential
5
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
2,610
4,280
64%
Median wage is greater than $56,230 per yearDoctoral or professional degree
6
Private Detectives and Investigators
220
360
64%
Median wage is between $34,760 to $56,120 per yearHigh school diploma or equivalent
7
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
6,660
10,630
60%
Median wage is greater than $56,230 per yearBachelor's degree
8
Operations Research Analysts
730
1,170
60%
Median wage is greater than $56,230 per yearBachelor's degree
9
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
560
890
59%
Median wage is greater than $56,230 per yearDoctoral or professional degree
10
Credit Counselors
630
980
57%
Median wage is between $34,760 to $56,120 per yearBachelor's degree