Ten Fast Growing Jobs in North Carolina

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Ten Fast Growing Jobs in North Carolina through 2014 and Long-term Projections through 2018*

1. Adult Literacy, Remedial Education, and GED Teachers and Instructors

In North Carolina, there is a 2008 base of 5,060 in this field, with a projected increase of 710 to a high of 5,770 (increase of 14%). The average annual number of job openings is 150.

Top NC Job projections2. Advertising Sales Agents

In North Carolina, there is a 2008 base of 4,740 in this field, with a projected increase of 400 to a high of 5,140 (increase of 8%). The average annual number of job openings is 130.

3. Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists

In North Carolina, there is a 2008 base of 13,860 in this field, with a projected 13% increase to 15,750 (increase of 1,890). The average annual number of job openings is 390.

4. Marriage and Family Therapists

In North Carolina, there is a 2008 base of 250 in this field, with a projected increase to a high of 280 (up 30 or 13%).

5. Medical Assistants

In North Carolina, there is a 2008 base of 10,080 in this field, with a projected increase of 3,790 to a high of 13,870 (increase of 37%). The average annual number of job openings is 490.

 

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6. Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

In North Carolina, there is a 2008 base of 4,420 in this field, with a projected increase of 2,000 to a high of 6,420 (increase of 45%). The average annual number of job openings is 290.

7. Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

In North Carolina, there is a 2008 base of 980 in this field, with a projected 19% increase to 1,170 (increase of 190). The average annual number of job openings is 40.

8. Physician Assistants

In North Carolina, there is a 2008 base of 3,070 in this field, with a projected increase to a high of 4,330 (up 1,270 or 41%). The average annual number of job openings is 180.

9. Social and Human Service Assistants

In North Carolina, there is a 2008 base of 17,220 in this field, with a projected increase of 3,950 to a high of 21,170 (increase of 22%). The average annual number of job openings is 760.

10. Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

In North Carolina, there is a 2008 base of 2,360 in this field, with a projected increase of 970 to a high of 3,330 (increase of 41%). The average annual number of job openings is 160.

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If you have additional questions, or need more information about North Carolina Employment opportunities, contact the NC Division of Employment Security HERE: https://www.ncesc.com/default.aspx

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

Additional Resource: http://www.careeroutlook.us/

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