Pathways to Promising Careers
This resource is sponsored by the J. Warren and Lois McClure Foundation and the Vermont Community Foundation to improve access to higher education and to ensure today’s students are ready for tomorrow’s jobs in Vermont.

 

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CAREER FORECASTS THROUGH 2018

Careers Requiring High School Diploma and/or Other Training

Careers with High Growth Opportunities and with Average Earnings Above State Average Hourly Wage ($20.71 as of May 2011). Based on data from the Vermont Department of Labor (Long Term Projections for 2010-2020).

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First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
1,250
 projected openings 2010-2020
Average VT hourly wage (2011): $21.24

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers
450 projected openings 2010-2020
Average VT hourly wage (2011): $21.28

First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers
250 projected openings 2010-2020
Average VT hourly wage (2011): $21.31

Sales Representatives, Services
230 projected openings 2010-2020
Average VT hourly wage (2011): $27.25

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