Everybody wants job security, and how better to get it than by locking in one of the fastest growing jobs in the U.S.? It’s no surprise that healthcare is a sector that will see tremendous growth, and factoring in the Affordable Care Act’s implementation, more people than ever will be looking for health services to treat their ailments. Another fast-growing sector is technology, with software and applications developers projecting to see increased need as we approach 2022. Blue-collar workers will be in demand as well, with a need for construction laborers, heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers, and material movers.
As to be expected, high growth is also projected for desk jobs, including administrative, receptionist, and office support. Finally, financial handling is yet another sector that will see continued growth, as businesses and individuals will always have a need for financial assistance regarding taxes, profitability, and financial operations.
This data was compiled from The Bureau of Labor Statistics, which provides statistics on every occupation available in the U.S. If you’re interested in seeing the current hottest occupations with long-term longevity, end the suspense and jump into the slideshow!