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Winners and Losers in Hawaii's Job Market

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Long-Term Occupational Projections 2010-2020

*Numbers do not add up exactly due to rounding.

Top 5 Net Growing Occupations by Number of Jobs

  Employment Growth
Occupation Title 2010 2020 Net
Retail Salespersons * 22,990 26,570 3,570
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
including Fast Food
15,610 18,380 2,770
Personal and Home Care Aides 5,620 8,030 2,410
Landscaping and
Groundskeeping Workers
9,990 11,780 1,790
Office Clerks, General 14,950 16,730 1,780

Top 5 Net Declining Occupations by Number of Jobs

  Employment Growth
Occupation Title 2010 2020 Net
Farmers, Ranchers and Other Agricultural
Managers
5,850 5,530 -320
Word Processors and Typists 1,980 1,730 -250
Switchboard Operators,
including Answering Service
730 530 -200
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors
and Processing Machine Operators *
490 300 -180
Postal Service Clerks 450 280 -170

Top 5 Net Growing Occupations by Percentage

  Employment Average Annual Growth
Occupation Title 2010 2020
Home Health Aides 1,530 2,290 5.0%
Personal and Home
Care Aides
5,620 8,030 4.3%
Software Developers,
Systems Software
540 750 4.0%
Market Research Analysts
and Marketing Specialists
700 980 3.9%
Meeting and Convention
Planners
390 550 3.9%

Top 5 Net Declining Occupations by Percentage

  Employment Average Annual Growth
Occupation Title 2010 2020
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors and Processing Machine Operators 490 300 -3.8%
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 730 530 -2.7%
Word Processors and Typists 1,980 1,730 -1.3%
Actors 1,060 940 -1.1%
File Clerks 610 540 -1.1%

 

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