Top Twenty Fastest Growing Careers

By Recruiting Specialist

Fastest Growing CareersJob security has become a big priority for job seekers, especially after so many workers experienced layoffs during the recession. When searching for a new career, it’s important to know which jobs are projected to swell in numbers in the coming years. Here are the top twenty occupations that will boast the most job growth, according to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics:

1 Registered nurses
2 Home health aides
3 Customer Service Reps
4 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food
5 Personal and home care aides
6 Retail salespersons
7 Office clerks
8 Accountants and auditors
9 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants
10 Postsecondary teachers
11 Construction laborers
12 Elementary school teachers
13 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor trailer
14 Landscaping and grounds keeping workers
15 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks
16 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants
17 Management analysts
18 Computer software engineers, applications
19 Receptionists and information clerks
20 Carpenters