Jobs With High Demand & High Earnings in Region 2

Occupation Title Region 2 Postings
(2013 - 2014)
Statewide Median Annual Earnings
Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver 3,255 $38,470
Sales Representative 1,545 $53,790
Registered Nurse 1,064 $57,370
Customer Service Representative 1,038 $30,290
Retail Supervisor 934 $34,460
Office / Administrative Assistant 920 $31,270
Store Manager 668 $90,300
Maintenance Technician 584 $36,020
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurse 557 $39,900
Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic 429 $36,586
Restaurant / Food Service Manager 391 $45,110
Machinist 386 $38,310
Bookkeeper / Accounting Clerk 377 $33,540
Computer Support Specialist 348 $40,490
Account Manager / Representative 291 $53,790
Insurance Sales Agent 268 $47,200
Quality Inspector / Technician 262 $32,460
Repair Worker / Service Technician 250 $39,955
Production Supervisor 242 $51,950
Scheduler / Operations Assistant 232 $43,240
Operations Manager / Supervisor 212 $90,540
Maintenance / Service Supervisor 199 $57,360
Registrar / Patient Service Representative 190 $30,290
Satellite / Broadband Technician 189 $51,290
Manufacturing Machine Operator 177 $32,033
General Manager 165 $90,540
Welder / Solderer 161 $34,160
Medical Laboratory Technician 153 $35,080
Recruiter 148 $47,750
CNC Operator 145 $31,120
Sales Supervisor 131 $65,020
Logistician / Logistics Analyst 127 $66,950
Nurse Case Manager 126 $57,370
Diesel Mechanic 125 $39,170
Office Manager 109 $45,580
Electrician 109 $60,310
Network / Systems Administrator 107 $63,290
Bill and Account Collector 105 $31,890
Intensive / Critical Care Nurse 101 $57,370
Loan Officer 99 $55,160
Safety Manager / Specialist 97 $55,400
Forklift / Pallet Jack Operator 90 $32,210
Auto Body Technician 88 $40,580
Training and Development Specialist 88 $51,760
Event Specialist 86 $41,170
Carpenter 84 $36,943
CNC Programmer 82 $41,270
Dental Assistant 82 $34,660
Loss Prevention Specialist / Manager 81 $54,725
General / Electrical Engineering Technician 80 $58,681
Chef 80 $34,230
Financial Services Sales Agent 78 $47,460
Banking Branch Manager 78 $94,390
Mental Health / Behavioral Counselor 75 $41,380
Medical Coder 74 $31,560
Estimator 69 $58,140
Physical Therapy Assistant 67 $53,890
Manufacturing / Production Technician 65 $61,220
Construction Worker 63 $36,573
Radiology Technician 61 $51,850
Surgical Technician / Technologist 60 $40,170
HVAC Mechanic / Installer 58 $42,280
Executive Assistant 57 $41,690
CAD Designer / Drafter 56 $46,680
Payroll Specialist 55 $36,700
Tool and Die Maker 54 $47,770
Storage / Distribution Manager 53 $76,060
Claims Specialist / Adjuster / Examiner 53 $58,000
Health Technician / Technologist (Other) 52 $42,690
Billing Clerk / Specialist 52 $31,940
Mechanical / Electrical Drafter 51 $48,350
Personal Banker / Banking Sales Staff 51 $45,152
Human Resources Assistant 50 $34,260
Grinder / Sharpener 50 $31,867
Housekeeping / Environmental Services Supervisor 48 $33,820
Art / Music / Self-Enrichment Education Teacher 47 $33,660
Dispatcher 46 $34,431
Police Officer 46 $46,150
Customer Service Manager 46 $45,580
Occupational Therapy Assistant 46 $53,220
Salon / Spa Manager 45 $31,350
Painter 44 $34,880
Construction Manager 44 $76,660
Ultrasound Technologist / Sonographer 43 $63,380
Property Manager 41 $48,080
Advertising Sales Representative 41 $42,900
Cargo / Freight Coordinator 40 $35,850
Interpreter / Translator 39 $37,070
Legal Secretary 38 $35,320
Construction Foreman 36 $59,540
Printing Press Operator 34 $33,850
Mechanical Engineering Technician 34 $51,265
Network / Systems Support Specialist 34 $53,350
Medical Records / Coding Supervisor 34 $31,560
Respiratory Therapist 33 $51,494
Operating Engineer / Heavy Equipment Operator 32 $47,688
Utility Line Locator / Technician 31 $64,940
Alarm / Security System Technician 30 $43,850
Purchasing Assistant 30 $34,990
Photographer 30 $31,400
Quality Control Analyst 28 $35,410
Roofer 27 $37,250
Plumber 27 $53,300
Marketing Representative 26 $43,100
Career Counselor 26 $51,260
Tax Preparer 25 $32,280
Medical Office / Practice Manager 25 $45,580
Safety Coordinator 24 $44,510
Materials Planner 24 $58,770
Distribution Supervisor 24 $51,300
Document Control / Management Specialist 23 $72,410
Construction / Building Inspector 23 $43,170
Chemical Technician 23 $36,140
Financial Aid / Loan Counselor 22 $36,460
Surveillance / Private Investigator 21 $47,730
Electrical Tester / Technician 21 $50,665
Enrollment / Eligibility Specialist 20 $33,520
Insurance Claims / Policy Clerk 20 $36,350
Hotel Manager 19 $37,110
Industrial Mechanic 19 $48,450
Childcare / Preschool Director 19 $39,200
Lawn Care / Pesticide Technician 18 $30,660
MRI / CT Technician / Technologist 18 $63,930
Transportation Manager 18 $76,060
Cardiovascular Technician / Technologist 18 $51,510
Industrial Painter 17 $33,925
Extruder Operator 17 $32,613
Community Manager 17 $48,080
Surveyor 17 $53,780
Postal Service / Mail Room Worker 17 $50,692
Electrical / Electronic Designer 17 $46,500
Dialysis Technician 16 $42,690
Administrative Supervisor 16 $45,580
Civil Designer / Drafter 16 $44,260
Industrial Engineering Technician 16 $47,890
Medical Transcriptionist 16 $32,830
Warehouse Supervisor 16 $46,320
Credit Authorizer / Checker / Clerk 16 $31,180
Athletic Trainer 15 $40,450
Cable Technician / Installer 15 $39,240
Concrete Finisher 15 $38,260
Accounts Payable / Receivable Manager 14 $45,580
Health Information Technician 14 $31,560
Merchandising Manager 14 $34,460
Biomedical Equipment Technician 13 $42,070
Sheet Metal Fabricator / Mechanic 13 $53,320
Tower Climber / Technician 13 $47,860
Loan Processor 13 $30,530
Heavy Equipment Mechanic 12 $44,120
Call Center Manager 12 $45,580
Millwright 12 $52,520
Aircraft / A & P Mechanic 12 $56,850
Asset Protection / Security Manager 12 $38,010
Cabinetmaker 12 $30,810
Landscaping / Grounds Supervisor 12 $38,770
Railroad Conductor 12 $64,780
Petroleum Supply Specialist 12 $57,780
Facilities Manager 11 $71,570
Crane Operator 11 $54,960
Community Health Worker 11 $32,530
Dental Hygienist 11 $66,840
Pilot 11 $81,570
Transportation Supervisor 11 $51,300
Home Appliance Repairer 11 $38,740
Title Clerk 10 $35,040
Pipe Fitter 10 $53,300
Civil Engineering Technician 10 $51,140
Insulation Worker 10 $85,754
Dental Laboratory Technician 10 $35,760
Track Laborer / Worker 10 $50,560
Engineering Technologist 10 $61,220
Sheriff 10 $46,060
Administrative Manager 9 $71,570
Music Director 9 $49,580
Ophthalmic Technician 9 $35,890
Medical Biller 9 $31,560
Railroad Service Worker 8 $60,829
Tax Specialist 8 $61,950
Nuclear Medicine Technologist 8 $67,030
Collections Manager 8 $45,580
Flooring Installer 7 $31,740
Histotechnologist / Histotechnician 7 $54,980
Fitness / Wellness Manager 7 $63,930
Surveillance Officer 7 $41,350
Blender / Mixer Operator 7 $34,170
Drywall Installer / Finisher 7 $36,650
Meter Reader 7 $36,210
Chemical Operator 6 $45,868
Plant Operator 6 $38,080
Glazier 6 $40,070
Animal Control Worker 6 $31,630
Firefighter 6 $46,130
Auto Damage Appraiser 6 $59,890
Telemetry Technician 6 $42,690
Fire Inspector / Investigator 6 $47,250
Farm / Ranch Manager 5 $67,830
Immigration / Customs Inspector 5 $56,630
Test Technician 5 $61,220
Hearing Screener / Technician 5 $41,410
Lathe Operator / Programmer 5 $33,500
Emergency Room / Department Technician 5 $42,690
Videographer 4 $34,970
DJ / Announcer 4 $31,890
Transportation Inspector 4 $53,870
Correctional Officer 4 $30,730
Carpet Installer 4 $35,620
Neurodiagnostic Technician / Technologist 4 $42,690
Title Examiner / Abstractor 4 $35,040
Water Treatment Specialist / Waste Water Operator 4 $38,650
Apartment Manager 3 $48,080
Recycling Coordinator 3 $46,320
Hazardous Materials Worker 3 $33,480
Medical Assembler 3 $32,350
Legal Support Specialist 3 $37,930
Tile / Granite Worker 3 $41,610
Brick / Stone Mason 3 $49,018
Avionics Technician 3 $67,475
Office Technician / Typist 3 $31,450
Architectural Drafter 3 $44,260
Probation Officer 3 $38,370
Transportation Maintenance Worker 3 $32,930
Reservation / Ticket Agent 3 $39,530
Forester 3 $45,970
Audio / Visual Technician 3 $32,170
Flight Attendant 2 $46,160
Aviation / Aircraft Inspector 2 $53,870
Medical Records Clerk / Technician 2 $31,560
Surveying / Mapping Technician 2 $36,750
Iron / Steel Worker 2 $55,649
Scanner 2 $34,130
Stationary Engineer / Boiler Operator 2 $51,210
Sound Engineering Technician 2 $43,910
Appraiser / Assessor 2 $33,190
Refrigeration Technician 2 $42,280
Controls / Valve Technician 2 $49,130
Police Chief / Sergeant 1 $63,960
Environmental Technician 1 $36,980
Forest / Conservation Technician 1 $37,310
Criminal Investigator 1 $56,630
Driller / Drill Operator 1 $42,900
Energy Analyst / Auditor 1 $58,770
Anesthesia Technician 1 $40,170
Leasing Manager 1 $48,080
Radiation Therapist 1 $72,130
Customs Broker 1 $58,770
EKG Technician 1 $51,510
Operations Technician 1 $32,790
Operations and Maintenance Specialist 1 $69,803
Arborist / Faller 1 $34,680
Membership Sales Representative 1 $43,100
Locksmith 1 $37,070
Nursery / Greenhouse Manager 1 $67,830