Jobs With High Demand & High Earnings in Region 6

Occupation Title Region 6 Postings
(2013 - 2014)
Statewide Median Annual Earnings
Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver 2,178 $38,470
Sales Representative 773 $53,790
Customer Service Representative 663 $30,290
Retail Supervisor 583 $34,460
Registered Nurse 530 $57,370
Office / Administrative Assistant 507 $31,270
Store Manager 363 $90,300
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurse 299 $39,900
Restaurant / Food Service Manager 269 $45,110
Computer Support Specialist 259 $40,490
Maintenance Technician 252 $36,020
Account Manager / Representative 161 $53,790
Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic 157 $36,586
Insurance Sales Agent 142 $47,200
Machinist 123 $38,310
Bookkeeper / Accounting Clerk 113 $33,540
Sales Supervisor 101 $65,020
Maintenance / Service Supervisor 98 $57,360
Nurse Case Manager 94 $57,370
Recruiter 87 $47,750
Quality Inspector / Technician 86 $32,460
Network / Systems Administrator 81 $63,290
Production Supervisor 80 $51,950
Scheduler / Operations Assistant 79 $43,240
Electrician 78 $60,310
Registrar / Patient Service Representative 78 $30,290
Operations Manager / Supervisor 78 $90,540
Office Manager 77 $45,580
Loss Prevention Specialist / Manager 77 $54,725
Repair Worker / Service Technician 76 $39,955
Satellite / Broadband Technician 75 $51,290
Physical Therapy Assistant 74 $53,890
Bill and Account Collector 72 $31,890
Welder / Solderer 71 $34,160
Mental Health / Behavioral Counselor 67 $41,380
Financial Services Sales Agent 62 $47,460
Medical Laboratory Technician 60 $35,080
Painter 60 $34,880
CNC Operator 53 $31,120
Safety Manager / Specialist 52 $55,400
General Manager 50 $90,540
Occupational Therapy Assistant 49 $53,220
Manufacturing Machine Operator 48 $32,033
Logistician / Logistics Analyst 47 $66,950
Loan Officer 46 $55,160
Event Specialist 46 $41,170
Construction Worker 41 $36,573
Art / Music / Self-Enrichment Education Teacher 40 $33,660
Chef 40 $34,230
Dental Assistant 39 $34,660
Surgical Technician / Technologist 38 $40,170
Diesel Mechanic 36 $39,170
Personal Banker / Banking Sales Staff 36 $45,152
Banking Branch Manager 36 $94,390
Carpenter 35 $36,943
Training and Development Specialist 35 $51,760
Medical Biller 35 $31,560
Respiratory Therapist 34 $51,494
Storage / Distribution Manager 32 $76,060
Human Resources Assistant 31 $34,260
Health Technician / Technologist (Other) 31 $42,690
Ultrasound Technologist / Sonographer 30 $63,380
Salon / Spa Manager 30 $31,350
HVAC Mechanic / Installer 29 $42,280
Mechanical / Electrical Drafter 29 $48,350
Estimator 27 $58,140
Payroll Specialist 26 $36,700
Billing Clerk / Specialist 26 $31,940
Dispatcher 26 $34,431
Electrical Tester / Technician 25 $50,665
Customer Service Manager 24 $45,580
Construction Manager 23 $76,660
Property Manager 22 $48,080
Intensive / Critical Care Nurse 22 $57,370
Interpreter / Translator 21 $37,070
Radiology Technician 21 $51,850
Medical Coder 21 $31,560
Medical Records / Coding Supervisor 20 $31,560
Claims Specialist / Adjuster / Examiner 20 $58,000
Document Control / Management Specialist 19 $72,410
Auto Body Technician 19 $40,580
Industrial Painter 19 $33,925
Purchasing Assistant 18 $34,990
Enrollment / Eligibility Specialist 18 $33,520
General / Electrical Engineering Technician 18 $58,681
Network / Systems Support Specialist 18 $53,350
Roofer 17 $37,250
Forklift / Pallet Jack Operator 17 $32,210
CNC Programmer 17 $41,270
Cardiovascular Technician / Technologist 16 $51,510
Manufacturing / Production Technician 16 $61,220
Insurance Claims / Policy Clerk 15 $36,350
Water Treatment Specialist / Waste Water Operator 14 $38,650
Printing Press Operator 14 $33,850
Tool and Die Maker 13 $47,770
Correctional Officer 13 $30,730
Executive Assistant 13 $41,690
Surveyor 12 $53,780
Construction Foreman 12 $59,540
Photographer 12 $31,400
Marketing Representative 12 $43,100
Cable Technician / Installer 11 $39,240
Advertising Sales Representative 11 $42,900
CAD Designer / Drafter 11 $46,680
Videographer 11 $34,970
Asset Protection / Security Manager 11 $38,010
Medical Office / Practice Manager 11 $45,580
Legal Secretary 11 $35,320
Housekeeping / Environmental Services Supervisor 11 $33,820
Transportation Manager 10 $76,060
Loan Processor 10 $30,530
Electrical / Electronic Designer 10 $46,500
Home Appliance Repairer 10 $38,740
Hotel Manager 10 $37,110
Warehouse Supervisor 10 $46,320
Facilities Manager 10 $71,570
Sheet Metal Fabricator / Mechanic 10 $53,320
Athletic Trainer 10 $40,450
Plumber 9 $53,300
Quality Control Analyst 9 $35,410
Tax Preparer 9 $32,280
Blender / Mixer Operator 9 $34,170
Cargo / Freight Coordinator 9 $35,850
Community Manager 8 $48,080
Petroleum Supply Specialist 8 $57,780
Plant Operator 8 $38,080
Materials Planner 8 $58,770
Miner / Mining Worker 7 $49,271
Aircraft / A & P Mechanic 7 $56,850
Operating Engineer / Heavy Equipment Operator 7 $47,688
Utility Line Locator / Technician 7 $64,940
Collections Manager 6 $45,580
Health Information Technician 6 $31,560
Engineering Technologist 6 $61,220
Biomedical Equipment Technician 6 $42,070
Hazardous Materials Worker 6 $33,480
Industrial Mechanic 6 $48,450
Police Officer 6 $46,150
Pipe Fitter 6 $53,300
Office Technician / Typist 6 $31,450
Career Counselor 6 $51,260
Construction / Building Inspector 5 $43,170
Millwright 5 $52,520
Railroad Service Worker 5 $60,829
Refrigeration Technician 5 $42,280
Travel Agent 5 $30,430
Radiation Therapist 5 $72,130
Dental Hygienist 5 $66,840
Surveillance / Private Investigator 5 $47,730
Ophthalmic Technician 5 $35,890
Safety Coordinator 5 $44,510
Railroad Conductor 4 $64,780
Fitness / Wellness Manager 4 $63,930
Avionics Technician 4 $67,475
Childcare / Preschool Director 4 $39,200
Carpet Installer 4 $35,620
Tower Climber / Technician 4 $47,860
Chemical Operator 4 $45,868
Grinder / Sharpener 4 $31,867
Appraiser / Assessor 4 $33,190
Heavy Equipment Mechanic 4 $44,120
Postal Service / Mail Room Worker 4 $50,692
Food / Agricultural Technician 4 $35,970
Financial Aid / Loan Counselor 3 $36,460
Iron / Steel Worker 3 $55,649
Neurodiagnostic Technician / Technologist 3 $42,690
Farm / Ranch Manager 3 $67,830
MRI / CT Technician / Technologist 3 $63,930
Alarm / Security System Technician 3 $43,850
Driller / Drill Operator 3 $42,900
Emergency Room / Department Technician 3 $42,690
Music Director 3 $49,580
Auto Damage Appraiser 3 $59,890
Mechanical Engineering Technician 3 $51,265
Leasing Manager 3 $48,080
Stationary Engineer / Boiler Operator 3 $51,210
Concrete Finisher 3 $38,260
Lawn Care / Pesticide Technician 3 $30,660
Landscaping / Grounds Supervisor 3 $38,770
Funeral Director / Embalmer 3 $47,847
Sheriff 3 $46,060
Transportation Supervisor 3 $51,300
Oilfield / Rig Worker 2 $32,337
Architectural Drafter 2 $44,260
Administrative Manager 2 $71,570
Extruder Operator 2 $32,613
Cabinetmaker 2 $30,810
Distribution Supervisor 2 $51,300
Histotechnologist / Histotechnician 2 $54,980
Apartment Manager 2 $48,080
Meter Reader 2 $36,210
Community Health Worker 2 $32,530
Tax Specialist 2 $61,950
Nursery / Greenhouse Manager 2 $67,830
Immigration / Customs Inspector 2 $56,630
Call Center Manager 2 $45,580
Energy Analyst / Auditor 2 $58,770
Medical Transcriptionist 2 $32,830
Flooring Installer 2 $31,740
Administrative Supervisor 2 $45,580
Reservation / Ticket Agent 2 $39,530
Drywall Installer / Finisher 2 $36,650
Glazier 2 $40,070
EKG Technician 2 $51,510
Furnace / Boiler Operator 1 $39,840
Transportation Inspector 1 $53,870
Crane Operator 1 $54,960
Flight Attendant 1 $46,160
Dialysis Technician 1 $42,690
Title Examiner / Abstractor 1 $35,040
Nuclear Medicine Technologist 1 $67,030
Jeweler 1 $45,830
Medical Assembler 1 $32,350
Firefighter 1 $46,130
Fire Chief / Marshal 1 $56,720
Police Chief / Sergeant 1 $63,960
Pilot 1 $81,570
Audio / Visual Technician 1 $32,170
Fire Inspector / Investigator 1 $47,250
Fraud Analyst 1 $61,950
Forester 1 $45,970
Controls / Valve Technician 1 $49,130
Chemical Technician 1 $36,140
Transportation Maintenance Worker 1 $32,930
Plasterer / Stucco Mason 1 $47,660
Boilermaker 1 $66,080
Locksmith 1 $37,070
Logging Worker / Supervisor 1 $35,805
Computer Operator 1 $41,060
Lathe Operator / Programmer 1 $33,500
Legal Support Specialist 1 $37,930
Credit Authorizer / Checker / Clerk 1 $31,180
DJ / Announcer 1 $31,890
Heat Treating Technician 1 $37,040
Sound Engineering Technician 1 $43,910
Insulation Worker 1 $85,754
Membership Sales Representative 1 $43,100
Surveying / Mapping Technician 1 $36,750