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Category: Reference, Education and News > Job and Careers
Asked by: rluck-ga
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Posted: 15 Oct 2006 15:48 PDT
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Question ID: 773807
i can i have a list of the top 500 jobs in the USA ranked by the
number of people working in that job.
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Subject: Re: jobs
From: henrybeaudin-ga on 15 Oct 2006 22:54 PDT
Subject: Re: jobs
From: gopals-ga on 01 Nov 2006 12:19 PST
Resorted table from:

May 2005 Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates:
National Cross-Industry estimates

Office and administrative support occupations	      22784330
Sales and related occupations	      13930320
Food preparation and serving related occupations	      10797700
Production occupations	      10249220
Transportation and material moving occupations	       9594920
Education, training, and library occupations	       8078500
Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations	       6547350
Construction and extraction occupations	       6370400
Management occupations	       5960560
Business and financial operations occupations	       5410410
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations	       5305260
Retail salespersons	       4344770
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations	       4342550
Cashiers	       3481420
Healthcare support occupations	       3363800
Personal care and service occupations	       3188850
Protective service occupations	       3056660
Office clerks, general	       2997370
Computer and mathematical occupations	       2952740
Architecture and engineering occupations	       2382480
Registered nurses	       2368070
Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand	       2363960
Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food	       2298010
Waiters and waitresses	       2274770
Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners	       2107360
Customer service representatives	       2067700
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks	       1815340
Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive	       1744380
Community and social services occupations	       1692950
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations	       1683310
General and operations managers	       1663810
Stock clerks and order fillers	       1625430
Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer	       1624740
Elementary school teachers, except special education	       1486650
Executive secretaries and administrative assistants	       1442040
Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical
and scientific products	       1436800
Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants	       1391430
First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support
workers	       1352130
Maintenance and repair workers, general	       1307820
Teacher assistants	       1260400
Team assemblers	       1242370
Life, physical, and social science occupations	       1185730
Receptionists and information clerks	       1088400
First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers	       1083890
Accountants and auditors	       1051220
Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education	       1015740
Security guards	        994220
Legal occupations	        986740
Truck drivers, light or delivery services	        938280
Carpenters	        935920
Construction laborers	        934000
Business operations specialists, all other	        916290
Landscaping and groundskeeping workers	        896690
Maids and housekeeping cleaners	        893820
Food preparation workers	        880360
Packers and packagers, hand	        840410
Cooks, restaurant	        791450
Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks	        759910
First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving
workers	        748550
Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses	        710020
First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers	        679930
Home health aides	        663280
Automotive service technicians and mechanics	        654800
Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education	        637340
Cooks, fast food	        631190
Industrial truck and tractor operators	        627060
Police and sheriff's patrol officers	        624130
Electricians	        606500
Tellers	        599220
Personal and home care aides	        566860
Child care workers	        557680
First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction
workers	        555380
Teachers and instructors, all other	        530670
Lawyers	        529190
Helpers--production workers	        528610
Billing and posting clerks and machine operators	        513020
Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers	        506160
Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop	        501390
Computer support specialists	        499860
Dishwashers	        498620
Computer systems analysts	        492120
Bartenders	        480010
Counter and rental clerks	        473090
Financial managers	        471950
Bus drivers, school	        465880
Computer software engineers, applications	        455980
First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and
repairers	        455690
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations	        443070
Management analysts	        441000
Sales representatives, services, all other	        439450
Bill and account collectors	        431280
Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters	        420770
Correctional officers and jailers	        411080
Telemarketers	        400860
Driver/sales workers	        400530
Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders	        396270
Cooks, institution and cafeteria	        393500
Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers	        391320
Computer programmers	        389090
Medical assistants	        382720
Medical secretaries	        381020
Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and
scientific products	        379890
Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators	        378720
Machinists	        368380
Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers	        358050
Preschool teachers, except special education	        348690
Postal service mail carriers	        347180
Managers, all other	        340720
Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists	        338910
Cleaners of vehicles and equipment	        333350
Loan officers	        332690
Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop	        328930
Chief executives	        321300
Computer software engineers, systems software	        320720
Sales managers	        317970
Social and human service assistants	        313210
Insurance sales agents	        299470
Data entry keyers	        296700
Production workers, all other	        296340
First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers	        294010
All other information and record clerks	        288730
Production, planning, and expediting clerks	        287980
Office and administrative support workers, all other	        287270
Fire fighters	        282180
Dental assistants	        270720
Network and computer systems administrators	        270330
Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products	        267410
Postsecondary teachers, all other	        267280
Pharmacy technicians	        266790
Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders,
metal and plastic	        265480
Legal secretaries	        265000
Recreation workers	        264840
Order clerks	        259760
Computer and information systems managers	        259330
Assemblers and fabricators, all other	        258240
Child, family, and school social workers	        256430
Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents	        251710
Painters, construction and maintenance	        249850
Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists	        248280
Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers	
Administrative services managers	        239410
Insurance claims and policy processing clerks	        239120
Parts salespersons	        235190
Industrial machinery mechanics	        234650
Claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators	        234030
Sewing machine operators	        233130
Amusement and recreation attendants	        232030
Loan interviewers and clerks	        231700
Medical and health services managers	        230130
File clerks	        229830
Pharmacists	        229740
Civil engineers	        229700
Farmworkers and laborers, crop, nursery, and greenhouse	        227750
First-line supervisors/managers of transportation and material-moving
machine and vehicle operators	        221520
Mechanical engineers	        220750
Laundry and dry-cleaning workers	        218360
Paralegals and legal assistants	        217700
Educational, vocational, and school counselors	        214160
Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary
school	        214060
Education administrators, elementary and secondary school	        213250
Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine
operators	        208600
Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers	        207270
Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks	        207190
Training and development specialists	        206860
Payroll and timekeeping clerks	        205600
Cement masons and concrete finishers	        204720
Cost estimators	        204330
Cooks, short order	        203350
Interviewers, except eligibility and loan	        201790
Telecommunications equipment installers and repairers, except line
installers	        198350
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics	        196880
Market research analysts	        195710
Switchboard operators, including answering service	        194980
Construction managers	        192610
Printing machine operators	        192520
Industrial engineers	        191640
Public relations specialists	        191430
Food service managers	        191420
Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors	        189220
Food servers, nonrestaurant	        188750
Engineering managers	        187410
First-line supervisors/managers of housekeeping and janitorial
workers	        186870
Network systems and data communications analysts	        185190
Radiologic technologists and technicians	        184580
Healthcare support workers, all other	        184200
Bus drivers, transit and intercity	        183450
Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists	        181260
Financial analysts	        180910
Physicians and surgeons, all other	        180210
Graphic designers	        178530
Sales and related workers, all other	        178480
First-line supervisors/managers of helpers, laborers, and material
movers, hand	        176030
Sheet metal workers	        174550
Dispatchers, except police, fire, and ambulance	        172550
Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other	
Kindergarten teachers, except special education	        171290
Marketing managers	        166470
Electrical and electronic engineering technicians	        165850
Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping	        161870
Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and
safety, and transportation	        161810
Dental hygienists	        161140
Medical records and health information technicians	        160450
Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks	        160120
Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers	        158520
Automotive body and related repairers	        158160
Molding, coremaking, and casting machine setters, operators, and
tenders, metal and plastic	        157080
Medical and clinical laboratory technologists	        155250
Property, real estate, and community association managers	        154230
Industrial production managers	        153950
Advertising sales agents	        153890
Word processors and typists	        153580
Engineers, all other	        152940
Physical therapists	        151280
Real estate sales agents	        150200
Mail clerks and mail machine operators, except postal service	        148330
Librarians	        146740
Machine feeders and offbearers	        145740
Coaches and scouts	        145440
Electrical engineers	        144920
Taxi drivers and chauffeurs	        144280
Bakers	        144110
Telecommunications line installers and repairers	        142560
Medical and clinical laboratory technicians	        142330
Self-enrichment education teachers	        141650
Protective service workers, all other	        141480
Highway maintenance workers	        140600
Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers	        138210
Meat, poultry, and fish cutters and trimmers	        136690
Computer-controlled machine tool operators, metal and plastic	        136490
Special education teachers, secondary school	        136290
Installation, maintenance, and repair workers, all other	        135560
Refuse and recyclable material collectors	        133930
Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products	        132900
Slaughterers and meat packers	        132000
Electronics engineers, except computer	        130050
Mixing and blending machine setters, operators, and tenders	        129440
Computer operators	        129160
Butchers and meat cutters	        128660
Drywall and ceiling tile installers	        126810
First-line supervisors/managers of personal service workers	        125760
Parking lot attendants	        124250
Financial specialists, all other	        122320
Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters	        121660
Mental health and substance abuse social workers	        120140
Roofers	        120070
Graduate teaching assistants	        117970
Mobile heavy equipment mechanics, except engines	        117500
Rehabilitation counselors	        117230
Computer specialists, all other	        116760
Brickmasons and blockmasons	        115950
Chefs and head cooks	        115850
Library technicians	        115770
Aircraft mechanics and service technicians	        115120
Social and community service managers	        112910
Instructional coordinators	        112880
Medical and public health social workers	        112220
Family and general practitioners	        112150
Health specialties teachers, postsecondary	        108680
Personal financial advisors	        108640
Lifeguards, ski patrol, and other recreational protective service
workers	        107620
Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders	        107560
Couriers and messengers	        106520
First-line supervisors/managers of landscaping, lawn service, and
groundskeeping workers	        106280
Electrical power-line installers and repairers	        106060
Vocational education teachers, postsecondary	        105980
Education administrators, postsecondary	        105360
Library assistants, clerical	        104650
Special education teachers, middle school	        103480
Water and liquid waste treatment plant and system operators	        102940
Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers	        102330
Court, municipal, and license clerks	        102060
Helpers--carpenters	        101870
Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters,
operators, and tenders, metal and plastic	        101530
Architectural and civil drafters	        101040
Tire repairers and changers	        100860
Coating, painting, and spraying machine setters, operators, and
tenders	        100830
Nonfarm animal caretakers	        100550
Community and social service specialists, all other	         99860
Tool and die makers	         99680
Flight attendants	         99590
Database administrators	         99380
Insurance underwriters	         98970
Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists	         98820
Multiple machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and
plastic	         98120
Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists	         97740
Architects, except landscape and naval	         96740
Vocational education teachers, secondary school	         96600
Service station attendants	         96340
Editors	         96270
Respiratory therapists	         95320
Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing	         94690
Speech-language pathologists	         94660
Police, fire, and ambulance dispatchers	         94060
Structural metal fabricators and fitters	         93490
First-line supervisors/managers of police and detectives	         91320
Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists	         90600
Civil engineering technicians	         90390
Medical transcriptionists	         90380
Helpers--electricians	         90370
Food batchmakers	         89400
Travel agents	         88590
Office machine operators, except computer	         87900
Construction and building inspectors	         87820
Occupational therapists	         87430
Extruding and drawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal
and plastic	         87290
Mental health counselors	         87220
Dentists, general	         86270
Demonstrators and product promoters	         86050
Eligibility interviewers, government programs	         85550
Detectives and criminal investigators	         85270
Transportation, storage, and distribution managers	         84870
Surgical technologists	         83680
Maintenance workers, machinery	         83220
New accounts clerks	         82450
Gaming dealers	         82320
Aerospace engineers	         81100
Extruding, forming, pressing, and compacting machine setters,
operators, and tenders	         80420
Weighers, measurers, checkers, and samplers, recordkeeping	         79050
Cargo and freight agents	         78730
Postal service clerks	         78710
Pressers, textile, garment, and related materials	         78620
Computer hardware engineers	         78580
Engineering technicians, except drafters, all other	         78300
Cutting and slicing machine setters, operators, and tenders	         78030
Helpers--pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters	         77630
Chemists	         76540
Motor vehicle operators, all other	         76500
Airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers	         76240
Mechanical drafters	         74650
Medical scientists, except epidemiologists	         73670
Industrial engineering technicians	         73310
Education, training, and library workers, all other	         72450
Tax examiners, collectors, and revenue agents	         72290
Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors	         72210
Prepress technicians and workers	         72050
Environmental scientists and specialists, including health	         72000
Lathe and turning machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal
and plastic	         71410
Procurement clerks	         71390
Health technologists and technicians, all other	         71140
Legal support workers, all other	         71060
Brokerage clerks	         70110
Opticians, dispensing	         70090
Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers	         69890
Sales engineers	         69790
Electrical and electronics repairers, commercial and industrial
equipment	         69620
Crossing guards	         69390
Purchasing managers	         69300
Art, drama, and music teachers, postsecondary	         69260
Structural iron and steel workers	         68900
Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers, all other	         68540
Business teachers, postsecondary	         67420
Biological technicians	         67080
Adult literacy, remedial education, and GED teachers and instructors	         66070
Excavating and loading machine and dragline operators	         66030
Credit authorizers, checkers, and clerks	         65410
Title examiners, abstractors, and searchers	         64580
Bindery workers	         64330
Merchandise displayers and window trimmers	         64320
Floral designers	         63920
Surveying and mapping technicians	         63910
Veterinary technologists and technicians	         63860
Life, physical, and social science technicians, all other	         63810
Appraisers and assessors of real estate	         63800
Physician assistants	         63350
Construction and related workers, all other	         63340
Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators	         63220
Pest control workers	         62400
Psychiatric technicians	         62040
Credit analysts	         61500
Legislators	         61060
Social workers, all other	         60940
Sawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, wood	         60280
Personal care and service workers, all other	         60260
Chemical technicians	         59790
Actors	         59590
Biological science teachers, postsecondary	         59540
Producers and directors	         59070
Tax preparers	         58850
Food preparation and serving related workers, all other	         58730
English language and literature teachers, postsecondary	         58710
Helpers--brickmasons, blockmasons, stonemasons, and tile and marble
setters	         58690
Physical therapist assistants	         58670
Chemical plant and system operators	         58640
Photographers	         58260
Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other	         57880
Human resources managers, all other	         57830
Electromechanical equipment assemblers	         57200
Pipelayers	         56280
Psychiatric aides	         56150
Surveyors	         54220
Transportation workers, all other	         54010
Photographic processing machine operators	         53970
Budget analysts	         53510
First-line supervisors/managers of fire fighting and prevention
workers	         53490
Millwrights	         53080
Material moving workers, all other	         52970
Surgeons	         52930
Reporters and correspondents	         52920
Painters, transportation equipment	         52650
Operations research analysts	         52530
Logisticians	         52220
Health educators	         51970
Compensation and benefits managers	         51470
Education teachers, postsecondary	         51320
Baggage porters and bellhops	         51300
Healthcare practitioners and technical workers, all other	         50880
Chemical equipment operators and tenders	         50610
Job printers	         50580
Residential advisors	         50490
Musicians and singers	         50410
Environmental engineers	         50140
Interior designers	         50020
Farmworkers, farm and ranch animals	         49740
Metal workers and plastic workers, all other	         49650
Security and fire alarm systems installers	         49470
Engine and other machine assemblers	         49430
First-line supervisors/managers, protective service workers, all
other	         49330
Glaziers	         49310
Conveyor operators and tenders	         49220
Dietitians and nutritionists	         48850
Internists, general	         48210
Veterinarians	         47870
Plasterers and stucco masons	         47760
Education administrators, preschool and child care center/program	         47670
Textile winding, twisting, and drawing out machine setters, operators,
and tenders	         47670
Tile and marble setters	         47410
Meter readers, utilities	         46920
Pharmacy aides	         46610
Mechanical engineering technicians	         46580
Technical writers	         46250
Dental laboratory technicians	         45600
Welding, soldering, and brazing machine setters, operators, and
tenders	         45220
Graders and sorters, agricultural products	         45010
Grinding and polishing workers, hand	         44890
Semiconductor processors	         44720
Mathematical science teachers, postsecondary	         44660
Public relations managers	         43770
Crane and tower operators	         43690
Diagnostic medical sonographers	         43590
Cardiovascular technologists and technicians	         43560
Drilling and boring machine tool setters, operators, and tenders,
metal and plastic	         43180
Home appliance repairers	         43110
Stationary engineers and boiler operators	         43110
Food cooking machine operators and tenders	         43100
Writers and authors	         43020
Manicurists and pedicurists	         42960
Textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders	         42760
Physical therapist aides	         41930
Medical equipment preparers	         41790
Real estate brokers	         41760
Advertising and promotions managers	         41710
Crushing, grinding, and polishing machine setters, operators, and
tenders	         41480
Separating, filtering, clarifying, precipitating, and still machine
setters, operators, and tenders	         41250
Molders, shapers, and casters, except metal and plastic	         41250
Radio and television announcers	         41090
Upholsterers	         41040
Law clerks	         40620
Plating and coating machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and
plastic	         40550
Petroleum pump system operators, refinery operators, and gaugers	         40470
Natural sciences managers	         40400
Audio and video equipment technicians	         40390
Meeting and convention planners	         40040
Coin, vending, and amusement machine servicers and repairers	         39570
Control and valve installers and repairers, except mechanical door	         38640
Tapers	         38570
Computer science teachers, postsecondary	         38520
Railroad conductors and yardmasters	         38330
Hazardous materials removal workers	         38260
Massage therapists	         37670
Helpers, construction trades, all other	         37590
First-line supervisors/managers of correctional officers	         37530
Rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic	         37500
Locomotive engineers	         37390
Carpet installers	         37050
Nursing instructors and teachers, postsecondary	         37020
Clergy	         36590
Occupational health and safety specialists	         35460
Electronic home entertainment equipment installers and repairers	         35360
Engineering teachers, postsecondary	         34500
Insulation workers, floor, ceiling, and wall	         34250
Forging machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic	         33850
Private detectives and investigators	         33720
Power plant operators	         33650
Roustabouts, oil and gas	         33570
Environmental science and protection technicians, including health	         32460
Social scientists and related workers, all other	         31900
Urban and regional planners	         31650
Commercial and industrial designers	         31650
Sailors and marine oilers	         31090
Lodging managers	         31040
Farm equipment mechanics	         30800
Broadcast technicians	         30730
Fiberglass laminators and fabricators	         30560
Electrical and electronics drafters	         30270
Reinforcing iron and rebar workers	         30270
Psychology teachers, postsecondary	         30240
Funeral attendants	         30220
Tailors, dressmakers, and custom sewers	         30150
Forest and conservation technicians	         29940
Desktop publishers	         29910
Tree trimmers and pruners	         29790

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