Jobs With High Demand & High Earnings in Region 4

Occupation Title Region 4 Postings
(2013 - 2014)
Statewide Median Annual Earnings
Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver 2,829 $38,470
Registered Nurse 1,049 $57,370
Sales Representative 881 $53,790
Customer Service Representative 725 $30,290
Retail Supervisor 629 $34,460
Store Manager 505 $90,300
Office / Administrative Assistant 432 $31,270
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurse 345 $39,900
Restaurant / Food Service Manager 314 $45,110
Computer Support Specialist 307 $40,490
Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic 273 $36,586
Maintenance Technician 215 $36,020
Insurance Sales Agent 189 $47,200
Account Manager / Representative 188 $53,790
Satellite / Broadband Technician 184 $51,290
Repair Worker / Service Technician 167 $39,955
Medical Laboratory Technician 164 $35,080
Maintenance / Service Supervisor 141 $57,360
Registrar / Patient Service Representative 130 $30,290
Bookkeeper / Accounting Clerk 129 $33,540
Nurse Case Manager 128 $57,370
Scheduler / Operations Assistant 111 $43,240
Quality Inspector / Technician 111 $32,460
Physical Therapy Assistant 110 $53,890
Electrician 102 $60,310
Sales Supervisor 100 $65,020
Network / Systems Administrator 91 $63,290
Event Specialist 89 $41,170
Operations Manager / Supervisor 82 $90,540
Production Supervisor 79 $51,950
Diesel Mechanic 75 $39,170
Loan Officer 75 $55,160
Respiratory Therapist 73 $51,494
Recruiter 73 $47,750
Banking Branch Manager 72 $94,390
General Manager 70 $90,540
Financial Services Sales Agent 69 $47,460
Machinist 68 $38,310
Surgical Technician / Technologist 67 $40,170
Office Manager 63 $45,580
Training and Development Specialist 63 $51,760
Radiology Technician 62 $51,850
Intensive / Critical Care Nurse 60 $57,370
Logistician / Logistics Analyst 58 $66,950
Forklift / Pallet Jack Operator 58 $32,210
Aircraft / A & P Mechanic 57 $56,850
Loss Prevention Specialist / Manager 57 $54,725
Dental Assistant 56 $34,660
Billing Clerk / Specialist 55 $31,940
Electrical Tester / Technician 55 $50,665
Welder / Solderer 54 $34,160
HVAC Mechanic / Installer 54 $42,280
Safety Manager / Specialist 52 $55,400
Construction Worker 52 $36,573
Manufacturing Machine Operator 49 $32,033
Health Technician / Technologist (Other) 48 $42,690
Construction Manager 44 $76,660
General / Electrical Engineering Technician 44 $58,681
Quality Control Analyst 43 $35,410
Occupational Therapy Assistant 43 $53,220
Network / Systems Support Specialist 42 $53,350
Chef 41 $34,230
Carpenter 41 $36,943
Cardiovascular Technician / Technologist 41 $51,510
Ultrasound Technologist / Sonographer 39 $63,380
Human Resources Assistant 39 $34,260
Salon / Spa Manager 38 $31,350
Police Officer 35 $46,150
Medical Biller 35 $31,560
MRI / CT Technician / Technologist 33 $63,930
Payroll Specialist 33 $36,700
Interpreter / Translator 32 $37,070
Industrial Painter 32 $33,925
Millwright 31 $52,520
Dispatcher 30 $34,431
Housekeeping / Environmental Services Supervisor 30 $33,820
Manufacturing / Production Technician 29 $61,220
Personal Banker / Banking Sales Staff 29 $45,152
Bill and Account Collector 29 $31,890
Mental Health / Behavioral Counselor 29 $41,380
Property Manager 29 $48,080
Petroleum Supply Specialist 28 $57,780
Claims Specialist / Adjuster / Examiner 27 $58,000
Construction / Building Inspector 26 $43,170
Medical Coder 22 $31,560
Storage / Distribution Manager 22 $76,060
CNC Operator 21 $31,120
Legal Secretary 20 $35,320
Plumber 20 $53,300
Marketing Representative 20 $43,100
Operating Engineer / Heavy Equipment Operator 20 $47,688
Athletic Trainer 20 $40,450
Surveyor 19 $53,780
Art / Music / Self-Enrichment Education Teacher 19 $33,660
Ophthalmic Technician 18 $35,890
Railroad Conductor 18 $64,780
Health Information Technician 18 $31,560
Medical Records / Coding Supervisor 18 $31,560
Plant Operator 18 $38,080
Advertising Sales Representative 18 $42,900
Roofer 17 $37,250
Estimator 17 $58,140
Fire Inspector / Investigator 16 $47,250
Heavy Equipment Mechanic 16 $44,120
Purchasing Assistant 15 $34,990
Mechanical Engineering Technician 15 $51,265
Dental Hygienist 15 $66,840
CAD Designer / Drafter 15 $46,680
Utility Line Locator / Technician 14 $64,940
Medical Office / Practice Manager 14 $45,580
Construction Foreman 14 $59,540
Farm / Ranch Manager 13 $67,830
Surveillance / Private Investigator 13 $47,730
Painter 13 $34,880
Engineering Technologist 13 $61,220
Transportation Manager 13 $76,060
Dialysis Technician 13 $42,690
Mechanical / Electrical Drafter 12 $48,350
Railroad Service Worker 12 $60,829
Biomedical Equipment Technician 12 $42,070
Postal Service / Mail Room Worker 12 $50,692
Alarm / Security System Technician 12 $43,850
Home Appliance Repairer 12 $38,740
Document Control / Management Specialist 12 $72,410
Radiation Therapist 11 $72,130
Customer Service Manager 11 $45,580
Warehouse Supervisor 11 $46,320
Audio / Visual Technician 11 $32,170
Industrial Mechanic 11 $48,450
Hotel Manager 11 $37,110
Chemical Technician 11 $36,140
Concrete Finisher 11 $38,260
Correctional Officer 11 $30,730
Water Treatment Specialist / Waste Water Operator 11 $38,650
Emergency Room / Department Technician 10 $42,690
Enrollment / Eligibility Specialist 10 $33,520
Lawn Care / Pesticide Technician 10 $30,660
Insurance Claims / Policy Clerk 9 $36,350
Photographer 9 $31,400
Executive Assistant 9 $41,690
Sheet Metal Fabricator / Mechanic 9 $53,320
Surveying / Mapping Technician 9 $36,750
Flooring Installer 9 $31,740
Firefighter 8 $46,130
Asset Protection / Security Manager 8 $38,010
Nuclear Medicine Technologist 8 $67,030
CNC Programmer 7 $41,270
Pipe Fitter 7 $53,300
Tool and Die Maker 7 $47,770
Distribution Supervisor 7 $51,300
Neurodiagnostic Technician / Technologist 7 $42,690
Auto Damage Appraiser 7 $59,890
Facilities Manager 7 $71,570
Cabinetmaker 6 $30,810
Music Director 6 $49,580
Printing Press Operator 6 $33,850
Insulation Worker 6 $85,754
Aviation / Aircraft Inspector 6 $53,870
Safety Coordinator 6 $44,510
Cargo / Freight Coordinator 6 $35,850
Community Manager 6 $48,080
Cable Technician / Installer 5 $39,240
Title Clerk 5 $35,040
Iron / Steel Worker 5 $55,649
Hazardous Materials Worker 5 $33,480
EKG Technician 5 $51,510
Meter Reader 5 $36,210
Appraiser / Assessor 5 $33,190
Medical Records Clerk / Technician 5 $31,560
Computer Operator 5 $41,060
Fitness / Wellness Manager 5 $63,930
Administrative Manager 5 $71,570
Blender / Mixer Operator 5 $34,170
Tax Preparer 4 $32,280
Auto Body Technician 4 $40,580
Childcare / Preschool Director 4 $39,200
Recycling Coordinator 4 $46,320
Jeweler 4 $45,830
Merchandising Manager 4 $34,460
Immigration / Customs Inspector 4 $56,630
Civil Engineering Technician 4 $51,140
Scanner 4 $34,130
Medical Transcriptionist 4 $32,830
Landscaping / Grounds Supervisor 4 $38,770
Police Chief / Sergeant 4 $63,960
Proofreader 4 $31,670
Call Center Manager 4 $45,580
Financial Aid / Loan Counselor 3 $36,460
Electrical / Electronic Designer 3 $46,500
Materials Planner 3 $58,770
Travel Agent 3 $30,430
Community Health Worker 3 $32,530
Collections Manager 3 $45,580
Transportation Inspector 3 $53,870
Tower Climber / Technician 3 $47,860
Credit Authorizer / Checker / Clerk 3 $31,180
Miner / Mining Worker 3 $49,271
Reservation / Ticket Agent 3 $39,530
Histotechnologist / Histotechnician 3 $54,980
Crane Operator 3 $54,960
Civil Designer / Drafter 2 $44,260
Stationary Engineer / Boiler Operator 2 $51,210
Pilot 2 $81,570
Leasing Manager 2 $48,080
Chemical Operator 2 $45,868
Administrative Supervisor 2 $45,580
Oilfield / Rig Worker 2 $32,337
Funeral Director / Embalmer 2 $47,847
Career Counselor 2 $51,260
Drywall Installer / Finisher 2 $36,650
Tax Specialist 2 $61,950
Brick / Stone Mason 2 $49,018
DJ / Announcer 2 $31,890
Controls / Valve Technician 2 $49,130
Park Ranger / Naturalist 1 $59,580
Forest / Conservation Technician 1 $37,310
Bailiff 1 $32,060
Flight Attendant 1 $46,160
Nursery / Greenhouse Manager 1 $67,830
Track Laborer / Worker 1 $50,560
Office Technician / Typist 1 $31,450
Videographer 1 $34,970
Electrical Substation / Relay Repairer 1 $70,570
Arborist / Faller 1 $34,680
Fish / Game Warden 1 $48,790
Extruder Operator 1 $32,613
Gaming Supervisor 1 $50,594
Grinder / Sharpener 1 $31,867
Membership Sales Representative 1 $43,100
Operations and Maintenance Specialist 1 $69,803
Fraud Analyst 1 $61,950
Operations Technician 1 $32,790
Pre - Press Technician 1 $34,130
Sheriff 1 $46,060
Landfill Gas Technician 1 $38,080
Industrial Engineering Technician 1 $47,890
Boilermaker 1 $66,080
Non-Destructive Testing Specialist 1 $61,220
Apartment Manager 1 $48,080