Ten Fast Growing Jobs in Florida

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Ten Fast Growing Jobs in Florida | Long-term Projections through 2018*

1. Biomedical Engineers

In Florida, there was a 2008 base of 520 in this field, with a projected increase of 320 to a high of 840 (increase of 62%). The average annual number of job openings is reported at 40.

Fast Growing Jobs in Florida 2. Gaming Dealers

In Florida, there was a 2008 base of 1,930 in this field, with a projected increase of 440 to a high of 2,380 (increase of 22%). The average annual number of job openings is 130. 

 3. Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

In Florida, there was a 2008 base of 3,790 in this field, with a projected 16% increase to 4,400 (increase of 610).  The average annual number of job openings is 220.

 4. Home Health Aides

In Florida, there was a 2008 base of 30,480 in this field, with a projected increase to a high of 47,860 (up 17,380 or 57%).  The average annual number of job openings is 2,040.

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 5. Financial Examiners

In Florida, there was a 2008 base of 610 in this field, with a projected increase of 200 to a high of 810 (increase of 32%). The average annual number of job openings is reported at 30.

 6. Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

In Florida, there was a 2008 base of 2,640 in this field, with a projected increase of 1,230 to a high of 3,870 (increase of 46%).  The average annual number of job openings is reported at 180.

 7. Court Reporters

In Florida, there was a 2008 base of 1,930 in this field, with a projected increase of 440 to a high of 2,380 (increase of 22%). The average annual number of job openings is 80. 

8. Industrial Machinery Mechanics

In Florida, there was a 2008 base of 11,770 in this field, with a projected 11% increase to 13,060 (increase of 1,300).  The average annual number of job openings is 300.

9. Physician Assistants

In Florida, there was a 2008 base of 3,900 in this field, with a projected increase to a high of 5,490 (up 1,590 or 40%).  The average annual number of job openings is 230.

10. Environmental Engineering Technicians

In Florida, there was a 2008 base of 1,270 in this field, with a projected increase of 160 to a high of 1,430 (increase of 12%). The average annual number of job openings is 40.

If you have additional questions, or need more information about Florida employment opportunities, contact the Department of Economic Opportunity (Search for Jobs) HERE:  https://www.employflorida.com/vosnet/Default.aspx

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*Source: http://www.projectionscentral.com/Projections/LongTerm   The projections are from 2008-2018.

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