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Jobs in Demand: Achieving Success with an Associate's Degree

JOBS IN DEMAND

Achieving success with an Associate�۪s degree



It�۪s never too late to go back to schooL and change your career. But before you take the plunge, know how and where to get that dream job.



The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts an average job growth rate of 14.3% for all, jobs from 2010 to 2020. NerdWallet has aggregated aU. jobs with high growth���25% growth rate or higher���and found jobs requiring an Associate�۪s Degree have the highest growth rate.



STATS, FACTS, AND FIGURES



Projected growth of jobs from 2010-2020 by degree





High School or Equivalent - 1037100

Associate�۪s - 1143600

Bachelor's -- 1014100

Master's - 156200

Doctoral or Professional - 244200





35%

Projected Growth Rate

Associate�۪s Degree



{ Salary)



Associate�۪s degree holders make

$14,631 more annually.



Associate�۪s degree - $49,132

High School or Equivalent - $34,501







TOP JOB PROFILES



growth 52%

annual salary $29,718

Vet Technician

Assesses and preps animals and run labs to diagnose and treat them.

121,900 JOBS PROJECTED IN 2020

{ Highest Job Growth)



growth 44%

annual salary $64,300

Medical Sonographer

Performs Ultrasounds to generate images for patient diagnosis.

77,100 JOBS PROJECTED IN 2020



growth 38%

annual salary $68,250

Dental Hygienist

Shines and polishes teeth, examines gums, takes x-rays and tracks patients.

250,300 JOBS PROJECTED IN 2020

{Highest Median Pay)



growth 28%

annual salary $54,340

Radiologic Technologist

Performs X-rays to generate images for patient diagnosis.

280,900 JOBS PROJECTED IN 2020



growth 26%

annual salary $64,698

Registered Nurse

Assesses, monitors and records patient

health, care, and medication.

3,449,300 JOBS PROJECTED IN 2020



growth 25%

annual salary $25,700

Preschool. Teacher

Guides young children to deveLop basic learning skills.

570,400 JOBS PROJECTED IN 2020





STEPS TO GETTING STARTED



Education can open the right doors to great career opportunities, but not

without a well. researched plan. Here are some basic steps to mapping

out a successful future!



1 Research potential. careers in depth.

2 Identify educational. institutions that match your career goals.

3 Speak to advisors at educational institutes.

4 CaLcuLate the costs and find out Financial Aid possibilities.



nerd wallet JOBS IN DEMAND Achieving success with an Associate's degree It's never too late to go back to school and change your career. But before you take the plunge, know how and where to get that dream job. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts an average job growth rate of 14.3% for all jobs from 2010 to 2020. NerdWallet has aggregated all jobs with high growth-25% growth rate or higher-and found jobs requiring an Associate's Degree have the highest growth rate. STATS, FACTS, AND FIGURES Projected growth of jobs from 2010-2020 by degree 35% } S Projected Growth Rate Associate's Degree } { Salary Associate's degree holders make $14,631 more annually. $49,132 $34,501 High School or Equivalent Associate's Degree TOP JOB PROFILES growth annual salary growth annual salary 52% $29,710 44% $64,380 Vet Technician Medical Sonographer Performs Ultrasounds to generate Assesses and preps animals and run labs to diagnose and treat them. images for patient diagnosis. 121,900 JOBS PROJECTED IN 2020 77,100 JOBS PROJECTED IN 2020 { Highest Job Growth } growth annual salary growth annual salary 38% $68,250 28% $54,340 Dental Hygenist Radiologic Technologist Shines and polishes teeth, examines gums, takes x-rays and tracks patients. Performs X-rays to generate images for patient diagnosis. 250,300 JOBS PROJECTED IN 2020 280,900 JOBS PROJECTED IN 2020 { Highest Median Pay } growth annual salary growth annual salary 26% $4,698 25% $25,700 Registered Nurse Preschool Teacher Assesses, monitors and records patient health, care, Guides young children to develop basic and medication. learning skills. 3,449,300 JOBS PROJECTED IN 2020 570,400 JOBS PROJECTED IN 2020 STEPS TO GETTING STARTED Education can open the right doors to great career opportunities, but not without a well researched plan. Here are some basic steps to mapping out a successful future! 1 Research potential careers in depth. Identify educational institutions that match your career goals. Speak to advisors at educational institutes. Calculate the costs and find out Financial Aid possibilities. SOURCES: Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Handbook, http://www.bls.gov/ooh/ Bureau of Labor Statistics, http://data.bls.gov/timeseries/LNS14000000 http://www.bls.gov/opub/mlr/2012/01/art5full.pdf nerd wallet High School or Equivalent 1037100 -...... a...... 3.... + Associate's 1143600 Bachelor's 1014100 Master's 156200 Doctoral or Professional 244200

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