Jobs With High Demand & High Earnings in Region 7

Occupation Title Region 7 Postings
(2013 - 2014)
Statewide Median Annual Earnings
Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver 1,404 $38,470
Registered Nurse 707 $57,370
Sales Representative 480 $53,790
Office / Administrative Assistant 379 $31,270
Retail Supervisor 335 $34,460
Customer Service Representative 314 $30,290
Store Manager 226 $90,300
Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurse 201 $39,900
Restaurant / Food Service Manager 190 $45,110
Computer Support Specialist 154 $40,490
Maintenance Technician 122 $36,020
Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic 106 $36,586
Nurse Case Manager 100 $57,370
Account Manager / Representative 91 $53,790
Registrar / Patient Service Representative 83 $30,290
Insurance Sales Agent 78 $47,200
Repair Worker / Service Technician 72 $39,955
Bookkeeper / Accounting Clerk 70 $33,540
Satellite / Broadband Technician 69 $51,290
Physical Therapy Assistant 66 $53,890
Machinist 59 $38,310
Network / Systems Administrator 57 $63,290
Mental Health / Behavioral Counselor 56 $41,380
Sales Supervisor 54 $65,020
General Manager 50 $90,540
Occupational Therapy Assistant 50 $53,220
Recruiter 50 $47,750
Scheduler / Operations Assistant 48 $43,240
Training and Development Specialist 48 $51,760
Art / Music / Self-Enrichment Education Teacher 43 $33,660
Operations Manager / Supervisor 41 $90,540
Respiratory Therapist 40 $51,494
Electrician 38 $60,310
Event Specialist 37 $41,170
Loss Prevention Specialist / Manager 36 $54,725
Health Technician / Technologist (Other) 35 $42,690
Quality Inspector / Technician 34 $32,460
Intensive / Critical Care Nurse 33 $57,370
HVAC Mechanic / Installer 33 $42,280
Dental Assistant 33 $34,660
Medical Laboratory Technician 31 $35,080
Production Supervisor 31 $51,950
Forklift / Pallet Jack Operator 31 $32,210
Office Manager 30 $45,580
Bill and Account Collector 30 $31,890
Logistician / Logistics Analyst 30 $66,950
Maintenance / Service Supervisor 30 $57,360
Welder / Solderer 29 $34,160
Billing Clerk / Specialist 28 $31,940
General / Electrical Engineering Technician 27 $58,681
Manufacturing Machine Operator 27 $32,033
Human Resources Assistant 26 $34,260
Safety Manager / Specialist 24 $55,400
Construction Foreman 24 $59,540
Claims Specialist / Adjuster / Examiner 24 $58,000
CNC Programmer 23 $41,270
Construction Worker 23 $36,573
Personal Banker / Banking Sales Staff 22 $45,152
Financial Services Sales Agent 22 $47,460
Radiology Technician 22 $51,850
Chef 21 $34,230
CNC Operator 21 $31,120
Banking Branch Manager 20 $94,390
Surgical Technician / Technologist 20 $40,170
Estimator 19 $58,140
Medical Records / Coding Supervisor 18 $31,560
Construction Manager 18 $76,660
Correctional Officer 18 $30,730
Hazardous Materials Worker 17 $33,480
Customer Service Manager 16 $45,580
Document Control / Management Specialist 16 $72,410
Purchasing Assistant 16 $34,990
Electrical Tester / Technician 16 $50,665
Ultrasound Technologist / Sonographer 15 $63,380
Advertising Sales Representative 15 $42,900
Storage / Distribution Manager 15 $76,060
Civil Engineering Technician 14 $51,140
Surveyor 14 $53,780
Loan Officer 14 $55,160
Cardiovascular Technician / Technologist 14 $51,510
Athletic Trainer 14 $40,450
Executive Assistant 13 $41,690
Painter 13 $34,880
Mechanical / Electrical Drafter 11 $48,350
Network / Systems Support Specialist 11 $53,350
Marketing Representative 11 $43,100
Asset Protection / Security Manager 10 $38,010
Mechanical Engineering Technician 10 $51,265
Surveillance / Private Investigator 10 $47,730
Salon / Spa Manager 9 $31,350
Warehouse Supervisor 9 $46,320
Enrollment / Eligibility Specialist 9 $33,520
CAD Designer / Drafter 9 $46,680
Diesel Mechanic 9 $39,170
Construction / Building Inspector 9 $43,170
Cable Technician / Installer 9 $39,240
Quality Control Analyst 9 $35,410
Manufacturing / Production Technician 9 $61,220
Administrative Supervisor 8 $45,580
Industrial Mechanic 8 $48,450
Photographer 8 $31,400
Auto Body Technician 8 $40,580
Hotel Manager 8 $37,110
Legal Secretary 8 $35,320
Transportation Manager 8 $76,060
Facilities Manager 8 $71,570
Carpenter 8 $36,943
Police Officer 7 $46,150
Farm / Ranch Manager 7 $67,830
Payroll Specialist 7 $36,700
Distribution Supervisor 6 $51,300
Recycling Coordinator 6 $46,320
Chemical Operator 6 $45,868
Home Appliance Repairer 6 $38,740
Stationary Engineer / Boiler Operator 6 $51,210
Operating Engineer / Heavy Equipment Operator 6 $47,688
Dispatcher 6 $34,431
Biomedical Equipment Technician 6 $42,070
Pilot 6 $81,570
Tax Preparer 6 $32,280
Property Manager 6 $48,080
Medical Coder 6 $31,560
Interpreter / Translator 6 $37,070
Housekeeping / Environmental Services Supervisor 6 $33,820
Funeral Director / Embalmer 6 $47,847
Audio / Visual Technician 6 $32,170
Plant Operator 5 $38,080
Postal Service / Mail Room Worker 5 $50,692
Petroleum Supply Specialist 5 $57,780
Printing Press Operator 5 $33,850
Loan Processor 5 $30,530
Utility Line Locator / Technician 5 $64,940
Surveying / Mapping Technician 4 $36,750
Plumber 4 $53,300
Tool and Die Maker 4 $47,770
Driller / Drill Operator 4 $42,900
Appraiser / Assessor 4 $33,190
Dental Laboratory Technician 4 $35,760
Concrete Finisher 4 $38,260
Heavy Equipment Mechanic 4 $44,120
Auto Damage Appraiser 4 $59,890
Operations and Maintenance Specialist 3 $69,803
Telemetry Technician 3 $42,690
Tower Climber / Technician 3 $47,860
Alarm / Security System Technician 3 $43,850
Railroad Service Worker 3 $60,829
Community Health Worker 3 $32,530
Music Director 3 $49,580
Financial Aid / Loan Counselor 3 $36,460
Refrigeration Technician 3 $42,280
Water Treatment Specialist / Waste Water Operator 3 $38,650
Cargo / Freight Coordinator 3 $35,850
Reservation / Ticket Agent 3 $39,530
Medical Transcriptionist 3 $32,830
Computer Operator 3 $41,060
Office Technician / Typist 3 $31,450
Police Chief / Sergeant 3 $63,960
Safety Coordinator 3 $44,510
Brick / Stone Mason 3 $49,018
Administrative Manager 3 $71,570
Collections Manager 3 $45,580
Industrial Painter 3 $33,925
Oilfield / Rig Worker 3 $32,337
Tax Specialist 2 $61,950
Crane Operator 2 $54,960
Flight Attendant 2 $46,160
Childcare / Preschool Director 2 $39,200
Electrical / Electronic Designer 2 $46,500
Architectural Drafter 2 $44,260
Transportation Supervisor 2 $51,300
Medical Assembler 2 $32,350
Materials Planner 2 $58,770
Immigration / Customs Inspector 2 $56,630
Lathe Operator / Programmer 2 $33,500
Dental Hygienist 2 $66,840
Credit Authorizer / Checker / Clerk 2 $31,180
Tile / Granite Worker 2 $41,610
Insurance Claims / Policy Clerk 2 $36,350
MRI / CT Technician / Technologist 2 $63,930
Medical Biller 2 $31,560
Nuclear Medicine Technologist 2 $67,030
Boilermaker 2 $66,080
Drywall Installer / Finisher 2 $36,650
Aircraft / A & P Mechanic 2 $56,850
Dialysis Technician 2 $42,690
Sound Engineering Technician 2 $43,910
Accounts Payable / Receivable Manager 2 $45,580
Videographer 2 $34,970
Travel Agent 2 $30,430
Neurodiagnostic Technician / Technologist 2 $42,690
Health Information Technician 2 $31,560
Roofer 2 $37,250
Proofreader 1 $31,670
Meter Reader 1 $36,210
Fitness / Wellness Manager 1 $63,930
Lawn Care / Pesticide Technician 1 $30,660
Gaming Supervisor 1 $50,594
Railroad Conductor 1 $64,780
Transportation Inspector 1 $53,870
Community Manager 1 $48,080
Carpet Installer 1 $35,620
Ophthalmic Technician 1 $35,890
Merchandising Manager 1 $34,460
Probation Officer 1 $38,370
Rigger 1 $43,350
Histotechnologist / Histotechnician 1 $54,980
Electrical Substation / Relay Repairer 1 $70,570
Controls / Valve Technician 1 $49,130
Grinder / Sharpener 1 $31,867
Fraud Analyst 1 $61,950
Track Laborer / Worker 1 $50,560
Sheet Metal Fabricator / Mechanic 1 $53,320
Glazier 1 $40,070
Medical Records Clerk / Technician 1 $31,560
Extruder Operator 1 $32,613
Millwright 1 $52,520