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Michigan's Hot 50 Jobs for Today and Tomorrow

Outlook through 2018 from the Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Growth

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Michigan's Demand Occupations Average hourly wage
Registered Nurses $30.82
Computer Service Representatives $16.58
Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer $19.02
Accountants and Auditors $30.93
Elementary School Teachers, except Special Education $25.10
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses $20.45
Industrial Engineers $38.11
Computer Systems Analysts $38.55
Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations Specialists $24.75
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts $34.83
Insurance Sales Agents $29.41
Management Analysts $38.59
Dental Assistants $16.45
Purchasing Agents, exe. Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products $30.10
Dental Hygienists $28.67
Bill and Account Collectors $17.53
Public Relations Specialists $26.46
Sales Managers $50.32
Market Research Analysts $31.95
Computer Software Engineers, Applications $37.13
Heating, A/C, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers $22.33
Medical and Health Services Managers $40.83
Network and Computer Systems Administrators $31.98
Physical Therapists $35.73
Cost Estimators $29.77
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Svcs. Sales Agents $34.54
Medical and Public Health Social Workers $23.62
Training and Development Specialists $26.41
Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software $39.51
Personal Financial Advisors $43.43
Civil Engineers $34.65
Administrative Services Managers $36.11
Computer and Information Systems Managers $50.70
Employment, Recruitment, and Placement Specialists $24.76
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers $18.43
Logisticians $35.55
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction, Health $26.73
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary $51.54
Financial Analysts $37.35
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians $16.49
Occupational Therapists $30.91
Instructional Coordinators $29.25
Radiologic Technologists and Technicians $23.79
Respiratory Therapists $24.93
Physician Assistants $41.81
First-Line Supervisors/Mgrs. of Landscaping, Lawn Service $20.97
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders $15.98
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists $29.27
Operations Research Analysts $40.81
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and Sys. Operators $20.25