Jobs With High Demand & High Earnings in Region 3

Occupation Title Region 3 Postings
(2013 - 2014)
Statewide Median Annual Earnings
Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver 4,041 $38,470
Registered Nurse 2,301 $57,370
Sales Representative 1,969 $53,790
Customer Service Representative 1,298 $30,290
Office / Administrative Assistant 1,096 $31,270
Retail Supervisor 1,053 $34,460
Store Manager 905 $90,300
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurse 651 $39,900
Maintenance Technician 590 $36,020
Computer Support Specialist 566 $40,490
Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic 521 $36,586
Restaurant / Food Service Manager 448 $45,110
Bookkeeper / Accounting Clerk 438 $33,540
Account Manager / Representative 422 $53,790
Insurance Sales Agent 384 $47,200
Production Supervisor 367 $51,950
Scheduler / Operations Assistant 343 $43,240
Satellite / Broadband Technician 318 $51,290
Machinist 317 $38,310
Repair Worker / Service Technician 288 $39,955
Quality Inspector / Technician 283 $32,460
Maintenance / Service Supervisor 278 $57,360
Network / Systems Administrator 267 $63,290
Intensive / Critical Care Nurse 250 $57,370
Operations Manager / Supervisor 216 $90,540
Welder / Solderer 211 $34,160
Registrar / Patient Service Representative 210 $30,290
Recruiter 207 $47,750
Nurse Case Manager 197 $57,370
Sales Supervisor 197 $65,020
Surgical Technician / Technologist 192 $40,170
Logistician / Logistics Analyst 165 $66,950
Diesel Mechanic 162 $39,170
Chef 157 $34,230
Electrician 151 $60,310
General Manager 151 $90,540
Medical Laboratory Technician 137 $35,080
Financial Services Sales Agent 135 $47,460
Construction Worker 135 $36,573
Billing Clerk / Specialist 127 $31,940
HVAC Mechanic / Installer 122 $42,280
Office Manager 117 $45,580
Physical Therapy Assistant 117 $53,890
Personal Banker / Banking Sales Staff 113 $45,152
Claims Specialist / Adjuster / Examiner 111 $58,000
CNC Operator 111 $31,120
Loan Officer 110 $55,160
Safety Manager / Specialist 109 $55,400
Bill and Account Collector 107 $31,890
Construction Manager 103 $76,660
Training and Development Specialist 102 $51,760
Health Technician / Technologist (Other) 101 $42,690
Network / Systems Support Specialist 101 $53,350
Forklift / Pallet Jack Operator 98 $32,210
Dispatcher 94 $34,431
Radiology Technician 92 $51,850
Auto Body Technician 90 $40,580
Event Specialist 86 $41,170
Carpenter 83 $36,943
Manufacturing Machine Operator 80 $32,033
General / Electrical Engineering Technician 79 $58,681
Loss Prevention Specialist / Manager 78 $54,725
Executive Assistant 77 $41,690
Banking Branch Manager 75 $94,390
Storage / Distribution Manager 72 $76,060
Human Resources Assistant 69 $34,260
Construction Foreman 68 $59,540
Mechanical / Electrical Drafter 68 $48,350
Respiratory Therapist 67 $51,494
Electrical Tester / Technician 67 $50,665
Payroll Specialist 66 $36,700
Dental Assistant 65 $34,660
Plumber 64 $53,300
Medical Coder 62 $31,560
Occupational Therapy Assistant 59 $53,220
CNC Programmer 58 $41,270
Roofer 56 $37,250
Painter 54 $34,880
Purchasing Assistant 53 $34,990
Customer Service Manager 52 $45,580
Housekeeping / Environmental Services Supervisor 52 $33,820
Estimator 51 $58,140
Enrollment / Eligibility Specialist 51 $33,520
Construction / Building Inspector 51 $43,170
Cargo / Freight Coordinator 50 $35,850
Ultrasound Technologist / Sonographer 49 $63,380
MRI / CT Technician / Technologist 48 $63,930
Warehouse Supervisor 48 $46,320
Property Manager 47 $48,080
Quality Control Analyst 45 $35,410
Heavy Equipment Mechanic 43 $44,120
Advertising Sales Representative 42 $42,900
Tool and Die Maker 41 $47,770
Cardiovascular Technician / Technologist 41 $51,510
Salon / Spa Manager 40 $31,350
Grinder / Sharpener 39 $31,867
Operating Engineer / Heavy Equipment Operator 38 $47,688
Aircraft / A & P Mechanic 38 $56,850
Medical Biller 38 $31,560
Distribution Supervisor 37 $51,300
Industrial Painter 36 $33,925
Surveyor 36 $53,780
Alarm / Security System Technician 36 $43,850
Asset Protection / Security Manager 35 $38,010
Medical Records / Coding Supervisor 35 $31,560
Legal Secretary 35 $35,320
Postal Service / Mail Room Worker 34 $50,692
Health Information Technician 33 $31,560
CAD Designer / Drafter 33 $46,680
Art / Music / Self-Enrichment Education Teacher 33 $33,660
Childcare / Preschool Director 33 $39,200
Marketing Representative 32 $43,100
Police Officer 32 $46,150
Civil Engineering Technician 31 $51,140
Utility Line Locator / Technician 31 $64,940
Surveillance / Private Investigator 30 $47,730
Dental Hygienist 29 $66,840
Document Control / Management Specialist 29 $72,410
Loan Processor 28 $30,530
Manufacturing / Production Technician 28 $61,220
Merchandising Manager 28 $34,460
Transportation Manager 27 $76,060
Community Manager 26 $48,080
Financial Aid / Loan Counselor 26 $36,460
Environmental Technician 25 $36,980
Safety Coordinator 25 $44,510
Facilities Manager 24 $71,570
Printing Press Operator 23 $33,850
Fitness / Wellness Manager 23 $63,930
Tax Preparer 23 $32,280
Mental Health / Behavioral Counselor 23 $41,380
Lawn Care / Pesticide Technician 22 $30,660
Interpreter / Translator 22 $37,070
Transportation Supervisor 22 $51,300
Collections Manager 21 $45,580
Athletic Trainer 21 $40,450
Telemetry Technician 21 $42,690
Mechanical Engineering Technician 21 $51,265
Industrial Mechanic 20 $48,450
Photographer 20 $31,400
Emergency Room / Department Technician 20 $42,690
Materials Planner 20 $58,770
Millwright 18 $52,520
Hearing Screener / Technician 18 $41,410
Refrigeration Technician 18 $42,280
Farm / Ranch Manager 17 $67,830
Medical Transcriptionist 17 $32,830
Hotel Manager 17 $37,110
Railroad Conductor 17 $64,780
Transportation Inspector 17 $53,870
Pilot 17 $81,570
Landscaping / Grounds Supervisor 17 $38,770
Insurance Claims / Policy Clerk 16 $36,350
Correctional Officer 16 $30,730
Administrative Manager 16 $71,570
Office Technician / Typist 15 $31,450
Petroleum Supply Specialist 15 $57,780
Dialysis Technician 15 $42,690
DJ / Announcer 15 $31,890
Ophthalmic Technician 15 $35,890
Hazardous Materials Worker 13 $33,480
Drywall Installer / Finisher 13 $36,650
Glazier 13 $40,070
Sheet Metal Fabricator / Mechanic 13 $53,320
Stationary Engineer / Boiler Operator 13 $51,210
Crane Operator 13 $54,960
Pipe Fitter 13 $53,300
Concrete Finisher 13 $38,260
Call Center Manager 13 $45,580
Probation Officer 12 $38,370
Tower Climber / Technician 12 $47,860
Extruder Operator 12 $32,613
Histotechnologist / Histotechnician 12 $54,980
Railroad Service Worker 12 $60,829
Cable Technician / Installer 12 $39,240
EKG Technician 12 $51,510
Auto Damage Appraiser 12 $59,890
Fire Inspector / Investigator 11 $47,250
Audio / Visual Technician 11 $32,170
Proofreader 11 $31,670
Iron / Steel Worker 11 $55,649
Appraiser / Assessor 11 $33,190
Medical Office / Practice Manager 11 $45,580
Flooring Installer 11 $31,740
Tax Specialist 10 $61,950
Neurodiagnostic Technician / Technologist 10 $42,690
Plant Operator 10 $38,080
Sheriff 10 $46,060
Career Counselor 10 $51,260
Biomedical Equipment Technician 10 $42,070
Nuclear Medicine Technologist 10 $67,030
Electrical / Electronic Designer 10 $46,500
Carpet Installer 9 $35,620
Travel Agent 9 $30,430
Home Appliance Repairer 9 $38,740
Water Treatment Specialist / Waste Water Operator 9 $38,650
Surveying / Mapping Technician 9 $36,750
Nursery / Greenhouse Manager 8 $67,830
Administrative Supervisor 8 $45,580
Controls / Valve Technician 8 $49,130
Accounts Payable / Receivable Manager 8 $45,580
Tile / Granite Worker 7 $41,610
Brick / Stone Mason 7 $49,018
Music Director 7 $49,580
Meter Reader 6 $36,210
Dental Laboratory Technician 6 $35,760
Sound Engineering Technician 6 $43,910
Scanner 6 $34,130
Civil Designer / Drafter 6 $44,260
Police Chief / Sergeant 5 $63,960
Track Laborer / Worker 5 $50,560
Immigration / Customs Inspector 5 $56,630
Avionics Technician 5 $67,475
Jeweler 5 $45,830
Logging Worker / Supervisor 5 $35,805
Credit Authorizer / Checker / Clerk 5 $31,180
Apartment Manager 4 $48,080
Chemical Technician 4 $36,140
Driller / Drill Operator 4 $42,900
Firefighter 4 $46,130
Legal Support Specialist 4 $37,930
Electrical Substation / Relay Repairer 4 $70,570
Computer Operator 4 $41,060
Reservation / Ticket Agent 4 $39,530
Industrial Engineering Technician 4 $47,890
Videographer 3 $34,970
Fire Chief / Marshal 3 $56,720
Lathe Operator / Programmer 3 $33,500
Transportation Maintenance Worker 3 $32,930
Recycling Coordinator 3 $46,320
Title Clerk 3 $35,040
Energy Analyst / Auditor 2 $58,770
Criminal Investigator 2 $56,630
Gaming Supervisor 2 $50,594
Plasterer / Stucco Mason 2 $47,660
Animal Control Worker 2 $31,630
Choreographer 2 $39,910
Cabinetmaker 2 $30,810
Locksmith 2 $37,070
Leasing Manager 2 $48,080
Membership Sales Representative 2 $43,100
Funeral Director / Embalmer 2 $47,847
Radiation Therapist 2 $72,130
Non-Destructive Testing Specialist 2 $61,220
Criminalist / Crime Scene Technician 2 $57,366
Fish / Game Warden 1 $48,790
Flight Attendant 1 $46,160
Oilfield / Rig Worker 1 $32,337
Title Examiner / Abstractor 1 $35,040
Bailiff 1 $32,060
Operations Technician 1 $32,790
Forest / Conservation Technician 1 $37,310
Materials Tester / Technician 1 $63,410
Forester 1 $45,970
Miner / Mining Worker 1 $49,271
Environmental Engineering Technician 1 $46,920
Test Technician 1 $61,220
Blender / Mixer Operator 1 $34,170
Insulation Worker 1 $85,754
Rigger 1 $43,350