Information that enables individuals to compare occupations in terms of employment size, projected employment growth, wages, typical entry-level education, and opportunities for self-employment can be very valuable in career decision making. This site provides such information. It presents data on 2012 and projected 2022 employment for over 700 occupations classified by typical entry-level education. For each occupation, information is also provided on its median annual wage and proportion of part-time workers.
The data can be searched by occupation or by typical entry-level education. Searching by occupation allows you to see how a specific occupation or several occupations in which you have an interest compare with all occupations. Searching by typical entry-level education category allows you to compare occupations within that category.