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$40,980 per year or $19.70 per hour
The wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less. Median wage data are from the BLS Occupational Employment Statistics survey. In May 2012, the median annual wage for all workers was $34,750.
High school diploma or equivalent
Typical level of education that most workers need to enter this occupation.
Work experience in a related occupation
Work experience that is commonly considered necessary by employers, or is a commonly accepted substitute for more formal types of training or education.
Moderate-term on-the-job training
Additional training needed (postemployment) to attain competency in the skills needed in this occupation.
The employment, or size, of this occupation in 2012, which is the base year of the 2012-22 employment projections.
19% (Faster than average)
The projected percent change in employment from 2012 to 2022. The average growth rate for all occupations is 11 percent.
The projected numeric change in employment from 2012 to 2022.