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Service industry, healthcare dominate list of most in-demand jobs


SmartAsset, a personal finance website and service provider, ranked the top 10 most in-demand jobs.

The list is based on four economic metrics: growth in employment from 2015-2016, percent change in average incomes from 2015-2016, expected growth between 2016-2026, and expected percent change between 2016-2026.

Here are the results:

1. Personal Care Aides

2. Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

3. Postsecondary Health Specialties Teachers

4. Nurse Practitioners

5. Non-Farm Animal Caretakers

6. Restaurant Cooks

7. Medical and Health Services Managers

8. Information Security Analysts

9. Financial Managers

10. Medical Assistants

Out of the ten, there was a wide range of incomes. Half had average salaries of $96,000, and other half made under $32,850 per year. The service industry and health care professions made up the majority of the list.

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