Lansing - East Lansing Occupations

Mid-Year Update

Updated on 6/20/2021
Lansing Occupation Forecast

Lansing Occupation Forecast

Lansing Employment (000s) 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Marketing and Sales Managers 1.57 1.60 1.61 1.62 1.53 1.54
  2.3% 2.0% 1.0% 0.4% -5.4% 0.4%
Education Administrators 1.51 1.54 1.57 1.58 1.44 1.38
  2.0% 1.9% 1.7% 0.6% -8.5% -4.1%
Buyers and Purchasing Agents 1.25 1.27 1.28 1.27 1.18 1.17
  2.8% 1.5% 0.9% -0.4% -7.5% -0.3%
Claims Adjusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and Investigators 1.59 1.63 1.65 1.70 1.67 1.65
  1.6% 2.6% 1.7% 2.9% -2.0% -1.1%
Human Resources Workers 2.12 2.15 2.18 2.19 2.00 1.99
  2.3% 1.4% 1.6% 0.4% -8.5% -0.6%
Financial Analysts and Advisors 2.59 2.67 2.72 2.80 2.78 2.77
  1.4% 2.9% 1.9% 3.1% -0.9% -0.3%
Credit Counselors and Loan Officers 1.56 1.61 1.64 1.69 1.68 1.68
  1.4% 2.9% 1.8% 3.3% -0.5% -0.3%
Tax Examiners, Collectors and Preparers, and Revenue Agents 0.48 0.49 0.50 0.51 0.48 0.46
  2.2% 2.4% 1.4% 1.8% -6.4% -3.6%
Computer Occupations 10.52 10.77 10.90 11.08 10.61 10.53
  1.9% 2.4% 1.2% 1.7% -4.3% -0.7%
Computer and Information Analysts 1.85 1.90 1.93 1.97 1.89 1.87
  1.8% 2.7% 1.7% 2.0% -3.9% -1.2%
Software Developers and Programmers 3.64 3.73 3.76 3.83 3.71 3.72
  1.9% 2.5% 0.9% 1.8% -3.1% 0.2%
Database and Systems Administrators and Network Architects 1.64 1.68 1.70 1.73 1.65 1.63
  1.8% 2.2% 1.4% 1.6% -4.7% -0.9%
Computer Support Specialists 2.06 2.11 2.13 2.16 2.05 2.03
  1.9% 2.1% 1.2% 1.4% -5.3% -1.0%
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01
  2.0% 2.2% 1.5% 1.7% -6.4% -3.8%
Architects, Except Naval 0.22 0.23 0.23 0.24 0.24 0.24
  2.4% 4.7% 2.0% 2.9% -2.5% 0.0%
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists 0.14 0.14 0.15 0.15 0.14 0.14
  2.4% 3.5% 2.0% 2.3% -4.4% -1.2%
Electrical and Electronics Engineers 0.80 0.81 0.82 0.81 0.76 0.77
  3.0% 1.6% 0.3% -0.4% -5.9% 1.3%
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety 0.78 0.79 0.78 0.76 0.71 0.74
  4.0% 0.9% -0.3% -2.4% -7.2% 4.1%
Drafters 0.39 0.40 0.41 0.41 0.39 0.40
  3.4% 3.0% 1.3% 0.5% -4.4% 2.9%
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters 1.27 1.29 1.29 1.29 1.20 1.21
  3.2% 1.6% 0.4% -0.4% -6.9% 0.6%
Agricultural and Food Scientists 0.09 0.09 0.09 0.09 0.08 0.08
  2.7% 2.0% 1.2% 0.0% -7.3% -0.9%
Biological Scientists 0.27 0.28 0.28 0.28 0.26 0.26
  2.5% 2.3% 1.2% 1.1% -6.5% -2.0%
Conservation Scientists and Foresters 0.18 0.18 0.18 0.19 0.17 0.16
  2.2% 1.4% 1.3% 0.9% -8.4% -3.8%
Medical Scientists 0.32 0.32 0.33 0.33 0.31 0.31
  2.7% 2.2% 0.9% 1.3% -5.5% -1.1%
Astronomers and Physicists 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06
  2.3% 2.3% 1.3% 1.5% -6.3% -2.8%
Chemists and Materials Scientists 0.26 0.26 0.26 0.26 0.24 0.24
  3.2% 1.6% 0.5% -0.7% -7.0% 0.7%
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists 0.44 0.45 0.45 0.46 0.43 0.42
  2.3% 2.3% 1.7% 1.5% -6.7% -2.9%
Psychologists 0.47 0.47 0.48 0.48 0.45 0.43
  2.5% 1.4% 1.0% 1.1% -7.3% -3.0%
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers 0.25 0.25 0.26 0.26 0.24 0.23
  2.1% 1.8% 1.3% 1.3% -7.7% -4.2%
Miscellaneous Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians 0.62 0.63 0.64 0.65 0.60 0.57
  2.3% 1.8% 1.4% 1.1% -7.8% -3.5%
Counselors 2.42 2.45 2.47 2.50 2.32 2.27
  2.7% 1.2% 0.8% 1.1% -7.1% -2.2%
Social Workers 2.80 2.83 2.85 2.89 2.68 2.61
  2.6% 1.1% 0.7% 1.3% -7.1% -2.6%
Miscellaneous Community and Social Service Specialists 3.00 3.03 3.05 3.08 2.85 2.79
  2.6% 1.0% 0.8% 1.1% -7.5% -2.3%
Lawyers and Judicial Law Clerks 1.98 2.03 2.07 2.11 2.00 1.95
  2.1% 2.9% 1.6% 2.1% -5.1% -2.4%
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers 0.33 0.33 0.33 0.34 0.31 0.30
  2.1% 1.5% 1.2% 1.3% -8.0% -4.7%
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers 0.42 0.43 0.43 0.44 0.42 0.41
  2.0% 2.4% 1.6% 2.1% -5.1% -2.2%
Math and Computer Teachers, Postsecondary 0.25 0.26 0.26 0.27 0.24 0.23
  1.9% 2.1% 1.9% 0.6% -8.7% -4.7%
Engineering and Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.12 0.12
  1.8% 2.1% 1.9% 0.5% -8.7% -4.7%
Life Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 0.19 0.19 0.19 0.20 0.18 0.17
  1.9% 2.1% 1.9% 0.6% -8.7% -4.6%
Physical Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 0.15 0.15 0.16 0.16 0.14 0.14
  1.8% 2.2% 1.9% 0.5% -8.7% -4.6%
Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 0.32 0.32 0.33 0.33 0.30 0.29
  1.8% 2.2% 2.0% 0.5% -8.8% -4.6%
Health Teachers, Postsecondary 0.65 0.67 0.68 0.68 0.63 0.60
  1.9% 2.1% 1.8% 0.5% -8.5% -4.3%
Education and Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary 0.16 0.17 0.17 0.17 0.16 0.15
  1.8% 2.2% 2.0% 0.4% -8.8% -4.6%
Law, Criminal Justice, and Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.10 0.10
  1.8% 2.3% 2.0% 0.4% -8.8% -4.6%
Arts, Communications, and Humanities Teachers, Postsecondary 0.65 0.66 0.68 0.68 0.62 0.59
  1.8% 2.2% 2.0% 0.4% -8.8% -4.6%
Miscellaneous Postsecondary Teachers 0.22 0.23 0.24 0.23 0.21 0.20
  0.6% 5.0% 4.9% -2.7% -11.2% -3.4%
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers 1.69 1.71 1.72 1.74 1.62 1.59
  2.8% 1.0% 0.7% 0.9% -7.1% -1.5%
Elementary and Middle School Teachers 7.25 7.40 7.53 7.58 6.93 6.60
  1.9% 2.0% 1.8% 0.7% -8.6% -4.7%
Secondary School Teachers 4.01 4.09 4.16 4.19 3.83 3.65
  1.9% 2.0% 1.8% 0.7% -8.6% -4.7%
Special Education Teachers 1.75 1.78 1.81 1.82 1.67 1.59
  2.0% 1.9% 1.7% 0.7% -8.5% -4.6%
Miscellaneous Teachers and Instructors 2.99 3.05 3.11 3.13 2.85 2.73
  2.0% 1.9% 1.8% 0.6% -8.9% -4.4%
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians 0.10 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.09 0.09
  1.7% 1.4% 0.6% 0.8% -14.1% -3.1%
Artists and Related Workers 0.18 0.18 0.18 0.19 0.18 0.18
  1.4% 1.6% 0.1% 1.5% -6.0% 0.0%
Designers 1.13 1.16 1.16 1.16 1.09 1.10
  2.8% 1.9% 0.4% -0.3% -6.2% 1.4%
Actors, Producers, and Directors 0.27 0.27 0.27 0.27 0.26 0.26
  -0.3% -0.3% -2.0% 2.5% -6.0% 0.6%
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires, and Related Workers 0.61 0.62 0.63 0.63 0.54 0.53
  1.7% 1.7% 1.3% 0.1% -14.1% -2.8%
Dancers and Choreographers 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.02
  1.1% 1.7% 0.0% -0.1% -25.6% -0.8%
Musicians, Singers, and Related Workers 0.15 0.15 0.15 0.15 0.12 0.12
  1.9% 0.6% 0.7% -0.9% -18.4% 1.6%
Announcers 0.06 0.06 0.05 0.06 0.05 0.05
  -0.8% -1.1% -2.9% 2.7% -6.0% 1.1%
News Analysts, Reporters and Correspondents 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.07
  -1.6% -2.2% -3.9% 3.7% 2.6% 1.7%
Writers and Editors 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.39 0.37 0.37
  1.0% 0.8% -0.3% 1.6% -4.2% 0.8%
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers 0.20 0.21 0.21 0.21 0.20 0.19
  2.0% 2.0% 1.0% 1.6% -6.3% -2.0%
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and Radio Operators 0.30 0.30 0.30 0.31 0.29 0.29
  0.8% 1.0% 0.0% 2.2% -5.7% 0.0%
Television, Video, and Motion Picture Camera Operators and Editors 0.08 0.08 0.08 0.08 0.08 0.08
  -0.7% -1.1% -2.6% 3.1% -0.5% 1.0%
Dentists 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.38 0.36 0.36
  3.5% 0.4% -0.2% 1.5% -5.3% 0.2%
Physicians and Surgeons 2.15 2.17 2.16 2.20 2.07 2.06
  3.3% 0.6% 0.0% 1.5% -5.7% -0.6%
Therapists 2.16 2.17 2.18 2.21 2.07 2.06
  3.2% 0.7% 0.2% 1.3% -6.0% -0.8%
Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.02 0.96 0.95
  3.3% 0.7% 0.0% 1.4% -5.7% -0.4%
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians 1.22 1.22 1.22 1.24 1.17 1.17
  3.4% 0.5% -0.1% 1.5% -5.6% -0.1%
Health Practitioner Support Technologists and Technicians 2.23 2.25 2.25 2.26 2.12 2.12
  3.3% 1.1% -0.1% 0.4% -6.2% 0.4%
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians 0.42 0.42 0.42 0.42 0.40 0.40
  3.5% 0.5% -0.2% 1.2% -5.7% 0.1%
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists and Technicians 0.35 0.36 0.36 0.36 0.34 0.34
  2.8% 1.9% 1.4% 0.5% -6.8% -0.5%
Miscellaneous Health Practitioners and Technical Workers 0.20 0.20 0.20 0.21 0.19 0.19
  2.7% 1.1% 0.6% 1.2% -7.4% -1.8%
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides 7.13 7.16 7.15 7.26 6.84 6.84
  3.4% 0.5% -0.1% 1.4% -5.7% -0.1%
Occupational Therapy Assistants and Aides 0.15 0.15 0.15 0.15 0.14 0.14
  3.5% 0.5% -0.2% 1.4% -5.5% 0.1%
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides 0.41 0.41 0.41 0.42 0.39 0.39
  3.5% 0.4% -0.3% 1.5% -5.4% 0.3%
Miscellaneous Healthcare Support Occupations 4.15 4.17 4.17 4.23 3.99 4.00
  3.4% 0.6% 0.0% 1.4% -5.6% 0.1%
First-Line Supervisors of Law Enforcement Workers 1.10 1.11 1.13 1.14 1.05 1.00
  2.1% 1.5% 1.3% 1.3% -8.2% -4.9%
Fire Inspectors 0.09 0.09 0.09 0.10 0.09 0.08
  2.1% 1.5% 1.3% 1.2% -8.3% -4.7%
Bailiffs, Correctional Officers, and Jailers 2.91 2.96 2.99 3.03 2.78 2.65
  2.1% 1.5% 1.3% 1.2% -8.3% -4.8%
Police Officers 4.54 4.61 4.67 4.73 4.35 4.13
  2.1% 1.5% 1.2% 1.3% -8.2% -4.9%
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers 2.80 2.84 2.90 2.90 2.49 2.46
  2.3% 1.2% 2.3% 0.1% -14.3% -1.1%
Miscellaneous Protective Service Workers 1.80 1.83 1.85 1.87 1.68 1.62
  2.1% 1.5% 1.2% 0.7% -10.0% -3.4%
Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 2.42 2.45 2.44 2.45 1.86 1.85
  1.4% 1.3% -0.4% 0.2% -24.0% -0.6%
Cooks 5.44 5.51 5.49 5.50 4.23 4.20
  1.5% 1.3% -0.4% 0.3% -23.1% -0.7%
Fast Food and Counter Workers 9.05 9.17 9.13 9.14 6.93 6.90
  1.4% 1.3% -0.5% 0.1% -24.2% -0.5%
First-Line Supervisors of Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Workers 0.69 0.69 0.71 0.71 0.61 0.60
  2.2% 1.3% 1.9% 0.4% -14.4% -1.6%
Building Cleaning Workers 8.48 8.59 8.72 8.75 7.62 7.53
  2.3% 1.3% 1.5% 0.4% -13.0% -1.2%
Grounds Maintenance Workers 2.70 2.74 2.80 2.81 2.42 2.38
  2.2% 1.3% 2.4% 0.3% -14.0% -1.5%
First-Line Supervisors of Gaming Workers 0.10 0.10 0.10 0.10 0.08 0.08
  1.5% 1.4% 0.0% 0.6% -20.4% -2.2%
Gaming Services Workers 0.34 0.34 0.34 0.34 0.27 0.26
  1.5% 1.3% 0.0% 0.4% -21.5% -1.7%
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers 0.97 0.98 0.98 0.99 0.79 0.78
  1.5% 1.3% 0.2% 0.5% -19.5% -1.7%
Barbers, Hairdressers, Hairstylists and Cosmetologists 1.72 1.72 1.74 1.70 1.49 1.55
  2.6% -0.3% 1.4% -2.2% -12.7% 4.5%
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers 0.78 0.77 0.79 0.77 0.67 0.70
  2.6% -0.3% 1.5% -2.1% -12.9% 4.5%
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges 0.21 0.22 0.22 0.22 0.19 0.19
  1.9% 1.4% 0.3% 0.4% -14.6% 0.9%
Tour and Travel Guides 0.12 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.10 0.10
  1.9% 1.3% 0.5% 0.1% -18.9% -0.9%
Recreation and Fitness Workers 2.33 2.35 2.37 2.37 2.06 2.03
  2.2% 1.0% 0.7% 0.4% -13.1% -1.5%
First-Line Supervisors of Sales Workers 3.68 3.73 3.71 3.66 3.40 3.46
  3.2% 1.3% -0.4% -1.2% -7.2% 1.8%
Cashiers 8.98 9.08 9.01 8.86 7.95 8.10
  3.3% 1.1% -0.8% -1.7% -10.2% 1.8%
Counter and Rental Clerks and Parts Salespersons 2.42 2.46 2.48 2.50 2.37 2.40
  2.4% 1.7% 0.8% 0.7% -5.1% 1.4%
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing 4.05 4.09 4.07 3.99 3.69 3.80
  3.6% 1.1% -0.5% -1.9% -7.4% 2.8%
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters 0.17 0.18 0.18 0.18 0.16 0.17
  3.3% 2.2% 0.7% -0.3% -7.1% 2.2%
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents 0.94 0.97 0.99 1.02 1.02 1.02
  1.5% 3.0% 1.9% 3.4% -0.3% 0.2%
Miscellaneous Sales and Related Workers 0.26 0.27 0.27 0.27 0.25 0.25
  2.9% 1.5% 0.1% -0.4% -6.6% 1.9%
Dispatchers 1.17 1.19 1.20 1.21 1.11 1.09
  2.6% 1.5% 1.0% 0.5% -8.0% -2.0%
Postal Service Workers 3.11 3.15 3.16 3.16 2.90 2.84
  2.7% 1.3% 0.3% -0.1% -8.1% -2.1%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 11.01 11.21 11.35 11.48 10.76 10.69
  2.5% 1.8% 1.3% 1.1% -6.3% -0.6%
Data Entry and Information Processing Workers 0.77 0.78 0.79 0.80 0.74 0.73
  2.2% 1.7% 1.3% 1.1% -7.1% -1.8%
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers 0.81 0.84 0.88 0.89 0.85 0.92
  4.4% 4.0% 4.7% 1.3% -3.9% 7.3%
Logging Workers 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.02
  4.7% 0.2% -1.3% -3.7% -7.7% 6.0%
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons 0.17 0.18 0.19 0.20 0.19 0.21
  4.6% 4.8% 6.1% 2.0% -2.8% 8.6%
Carpet, Floor, and Tile Installers and Finishers 0.19 0.20 0.21 0.21 0.20 0.22
  4.5% 4.1% 4.9% 1.2% -3.5% 7.9%
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo Workers 0.43 0.45 0.48 0.49 0.47 0.51
  4.7% 4.9% 6.3% 2.1% -2.8% 8.7%
Construction Equipment Operators 1.34 1.39 1.45 1.47 1.40 1.44
  3.6% 3.4% 4.1% 1.6% -5.1% 3.5%
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and Tapers 0.27 0.28 0.30 0.31 0.30 0.33
  4.8% 5.1% 6.6% 2.2% -2.3% 9.2%
Insulation Workers 0.13 0.13 0.14 0.14 0.14 0.15
  4.7% 4.8% 6.2% 2.0% -2.6% 8.7%
Painters and Paperhangers 0.58 0.60 0.63 0.65 0.62 0.66
  4.1% 4.2% 5.2% 1.9% -3.6% 6.7%
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 1.20 1.25 1.31 1.33 1.28 1.37
  4.2% 4.1% 5.2% 1.7% -3.8% 6.7%
Helpers, Construction Trades 0.52 0.55 0.58 0.59 0.58 0.63
  4.6% 4.8% 6.1% 2.1% -2.7% 8.5%
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers 0.09 0.09 0.10 0.10 0.09 0.09
  3.5% 3.2% 3.6% 1.4% -5.1% 3.2%
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining 0.18 0.19 0.20 0.20 0.20 0.21
  4.6% 4.8% 6.1% 2.0% -2.5% 8.6%
Mining Machine Operators 0.05 0.05 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06
  4.8% 5.1% 6.5% 2.2% -2.3% 9.3%
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers 0.44 0.44 0.44 0.45 0.44 0.45
  0.3% -0.1% -0.9% 2.5% -1.2% 2.6%
Miscellaneous Electrical and Electronic Equipment Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 0.68 0.69 0.70 0.70 0.64 0.65
  3.1% 1.4% 1.5% -0.6% -9.0% 1.8%
Automotive Technicians and Repairers 2.89 2.90 2.92 2.86 2.55 2.63
  2.9% 0.3% 0.7% -1.8% -10.8% 3.1%
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service Technicians and Mechanics 0.59 0.60 0.61 0.61 0.57 0.58
  3.1% 1.8% 1.2% -0.1% -6.6% 1.7%
Small Engine Mechanics 0.19 0.19 0.19 0.19 0.17 0.17
  3.0% 0.9% 0.1% -1.4% -10.9% 2.1%
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.36 0.33 0.34
  3.5% 0.9% -0.5% -2.0% -8.4% 2.5%
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers 0.20 0.21 0.21 0.21 0.20 0.20
  3.5% 2.2% 1.7% 0.0% -6.5% 2.5%
Industrial Machinery Installation, Repair, and Maintenance Workers 1.39 1.40 1.40 1.37 1.25 1.31
  3.9% 0.6% 0.0% -2.3% -8.4% 4.4%
Line Installers and Repairers 0.55 0.56 0.57 0.57 0.55 0.57
  2.6% 1.9% 1.4% 1.2% -4.0% 3.0%
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers 0.20 0.21 0.21 0.21 0.19 0.19
  2.8% 1.0% 0.7% -0.9% -8.3% 1.7%
Miscellaneous Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 1.04 1.06 1.07 1.07 0.97 0.99
  3.0% 1.6% 1.5% -0.3% -8.9% 1.9%
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical Assemblers 0.75 0.75 0.74 0.72 0.66 0.70
  4.6% 0.1% -1.1% -3.6% -8.1% 5.9%
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators 3.51 3.52 3.50 3.39 3.08 3.23
  4.3% 0.2% -0.6% -3.2% -9.2% 5.1%
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing Workers 0.94 0.95 0.94 0.91 0.83 0.87
  4.3% 0.4% -1.1% -3.1% -8.1% 4.6%
Miscellaneous Food Processing Workers 0.61 0.61 0.61 0.58 0.53 0.56
  4.5% 0.1% -1.1% -3.6% -8.9% 5.8%
Computer Control Programmers and Operators 0.46 0.46 0.45 0.43 0.40 0.42
  4.7% 0.0% -1.3% -3.8% -7.8% 6.3%
Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 0.31 0.31 0.31 0.30 0.28 0.29
  4.8% 0.0% -1.4% -3.9% -7.7% 6.4%
Machine Tool Cutting Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 0.84 0.84 0.83 0.80 0.74 0.78
  4.6% 0.1% -1.1% -3.7% -8.1% 6.1%
Metal Furnace Operators, Tenders, Pourers, and Casters 0.07 0.07 0.07 0.06 0.06 0.06
  4.8% 0.0% -1.4% -3.9% -7.8% 6.4%
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.02
  4.5% 0.5% -1.0% -3.2% -7.0% 5.6%
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 0.48 0.48 0.47 0.46 0.42 0.44
  4.6% 0.1% -1.2% -3.7% -8.2% 6.0%
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers 1.14 1.15 1.15 1.12 1.04 1.10
  4.4% 0.7% 0.0% -2.6% -7.7% 5.9%
Miscellaneous Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 0.27 0.28 0.27 0.26 0.24 0.25
  4.4% 0.2% -0.8% -3.3% -8.5% 5.2%
Printing Workers 0.62 0.63 0.62 0.60 0.56 0.59
  4.2% 0.2% -1.0% -2.9% -7.3% 5.1%
Shoe and Leather Workers 0.04 0.04 0.04 0.04 0.03 0.03
  3.9% 0.0% -0.4% -3.2% -9.6% 5.4%
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers 0.08 0.08 0.08 0.08 0.07 0.08
  3.2% 0.5% 0.1% -2.0% -9.7% 3.5%
Textile Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 0.20 0.20 0.19 0.19 0.17 0.18
  4.8% 0.0% -1.4% -3.9% -7.7% 6.4%
Miscellaneous Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers 0.19 0.19 0.19 0.19 0.17 0.18
  4.2% 0.1% -0.6% -3.3% -8.8% 5.5%
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  4.4% 0.3% -1.0% -3.1% -7.8% 4.6%
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 0.35 0.35 0.34 0.33 0.31 0.32
  4.7% 0.1% -1.3% -3.7% -7.8% 6.2%
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers 0.17 0.17 0.17 0.17 0.15 0.15
  2.9% 1.3% 0.2% -0.6% -8.1% -0.9%
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators 0.26 0.26 0.26 0.26 0.24 0.25
  4.1% 1.0% 0.0% -2.0% -7.3% 3.9%
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.33 0.31 0.33
  4.7% 0.1% -1.2% -3.7% -7.9% 6.3%
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending Workers 0.46 0.46 0.45 0.44 0.41 0.43
  4.6% 0.3% -1.0% -3.4% -7.5% 6.2%
Cutting Workers 0.19 0.19 0.19 0.18 0.17 0.18
  4.6% 0.3% -1.0% -3.4% -7.7% 6.1%
Medical, Dental, and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians 0.21 0.21 0.21 0.20 0.19 0.19
  4.3% 0.3% -1.0% -2.5% -7.3% 4.3%
Painting Workers 0.47 0.47 0.47 0.45 0.41 0.43
  4.0% 0.1% -0.3% -3.1% -9.4% 5.5%
Miscellaneous Production Workers 2.02 2.03 2.03 1.97 1.78 1.86
  4.1% 0.4% 0.0% -2.7% -9.9% 4.5%
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers 0.30 0.30 0.30 0.30 0.27 0.28
  3.4% 1.2% -0.4% -1.5% -7.7% 1.5%
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations Specialists 0.17 0.18 0.18 0.18 0.17 0.16
  2.3% 1.5% 1.0% 0.9% -8.2% -4.2%
Bus Drivers 2.61 2.65 2.67 2.68 2.46 2.39
  2.5% 1.5% 0.8% 0.2% -8.2% -2.8%
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers 7.83 7.93 7.92 7.81 7.10 7.27
  3.4% 1.3% -0.1% -1.4% -9.1% 2.4%
Locomotive Engineers and Operators 0.10 0.10 0.10 0.10 0.09 0.10
  3.6% 1.1% -0.8% -1.9% -8.0% 1.9%
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.10 0.10
  3.2% 1.3% -0.1% -1.0% -8.1% 1.1%
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators 0.12 0.12 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.14
  4.3% 4.1% 5.1% 1.5% -4.0% 7.2%
Laborers and Material Movers, Hand 10.15 10.24 10.27 10.11 9.11 9.32
  3.4% 0.9% 0.3% -1.6% -9.8% 2.3%
Pumping Station Operators 0.06 0.07 0.07 0.07 0.07 0.07
  4.3% 3.9% 4.5% 1.1% -4.0% 7.1%
Source: Center for Economic Analysis, Michigan State University