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Top 20 Job Offerings in California

This table shows the 20 jobs in Californa with the greatest projected growth between 2004 and 2014. The minimum degree level is also shown.
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Job (SOC) CodeJob TitleAnnual GrowthMinimum Degree Level
29-1111 Registered Nurses 10,910 Associate Degrees
11-1021 General & Operations Managers 8,590 Bachelor's Degrees
25-2021 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 8,300 Bachelor's Degrees
13-1199 All Other Business Operations & Human Resources Specialists 6,600 Bachelor's Degrees
25-2031 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special & Vocational Education 5,550 Bachelor's Degrees
13-2011 Accountants & Auditors 5,330 Bachelor's Degrees
15-1031 Computer Software Engineers, Applications 4,750 Bachelor's Degrees
49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians & Mechanics 3,790 Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 Yr
25-3099 Teachers & Instructors, All Other 3,660 Bachelor's Degrees
15-1032 Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software 2,850 Bachelor's Degrees
25-1199 Postsecondary Teachers, All Other 2,720 Master's Degrees
13-1111 Management Analysts 2,490 Bachelor's Degrees
11-9141 Property, Real Estate, & Community Association Managers 2,470 Bachelor's Degrees
15-1051 Computer Systems Analysts 2,370 Bachelor's Degrees
23-1011 Lawyers 2,330 Further Professional Certificate
29-2061 Licensed Practical & Licensed Vocational Nurses 2,290 Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 Yr
15-1041 Computer Support Specialists 2,210 Associate Degrees
11-3031 Financial Managers 2,160 Bachelor's Degrees
11-2022 Sales Managers 2,130 Bachelor's Degrees
25-2022 Middle School Teachers, Except Special & Vocational Education 2,050 Bachelor's Degrees

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