What professions head the ranking of the most highly paid professions? What professions are in demand in the labor market today? These questions are asked by the majority of job seekers. Every person sooner or later faces the problem of job hunting. And not all of them know how to deal with this problem, what steps to undertake at first, where to go and how to make a right choice.
A great number of vacancies are available on the websites of the companies, employers, and there are many recruitment agencies that can help you find a position in this city. If you are looking for a specific job in the area, it is not difficult to search for particular vacancies’ resources. But if you want not only to get any position offered at the labor market, but are interested in the hottest vacancies, then this article will be of a great interest for you.
Top professions in the USA
But it is important not to confuse popular jobs with highly paid professions. After all, popular profession is not always paid high – just this kind of position is much easier to find.
So, what are the most popular professions in the labor market of the USA? Federal Bureau of Statistics of the United States has conducted research and compiled a list of the most popular professions. The palm was awarded to doctors, engineers and pharmacists. Also nurses, teachers, college professors, accountants as well as programmers made the top ten. But it is important not to confuse popular jobs with highly paid professions. After all, popular profession is not always paid high – just this kind of position is much easier to find.
The list was generated basing on the data of recruitment agencies, Internet inquires and the Ministry of Labor.
The list of the most popular vacancies can be divided into 3 groups:
1. Medical professions
- Biomedical engineers,
- Dental hygienists,
- Mobile Applications Developers
- Software Developers
- Software Engineers
- Data Architects
- Developer/Programmer Analysts
- Wireless Network Engineers
- Network Engineers
3. Not prestigious and poorly paid jobs
- Retail salespersons
- Registered nurses
- Postsecondary teachers
- Customer service representatives
- Janitors and cleaners
- Waiters and waitresses
- Combined food preparation and serving workers
- Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants
As it turned out, the most demanded in the labor market are considered to be medical experts.
It is noted that these are the jobs that will not go offshore, and will not be pushed out by scientific and technical progress in the observable term.
Also, unemployment is not threatened, apparently, to nurses and even doctors, although the latter are among the most highly paid professionals in the United States. But to get a position of the physician you will have to study for about 10 years.
As a result the most salaried professionals appear to be doctors: an anesthesiologist, physician / obstetrician / gynecologist and a psychiatrist. The salary of the doctor can reach 18 thousand dollars a month, while the maids and cleaners earn about the same amount for the year. Despite the high reward, the positions for the doctors are still present in the United States. And even if you have not yet passed the exam and have not received a license of the physician, you should not start looking for a job and do not agree to eternal unskilled labor. Try to prove your professional competence – it’s worth it.
American industry still cannot satisfy its hunger for engineering personnel. The vacancies in hotel and restaurant service also remain open. Top manager is a very scarce in the United States. The “Top Ten” of the most sought-after experts also includes a sales representative and a representative of the service company to work with clients.
Unskilled workers are also wanted
Jobs in the United States are not looking for you, but you must search for them using all kinds of sources available: newspapers, specialized companies and the Internet. By the way, the latter is the easiest and quickest way to find a suitable position for you, as the amount of vacancies offered here is in several times larger than any recruitment agency can provide you with. On the Internet you can easily find not only specialized jobs, but any unskilled positions in the USA.
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