The US News has recently published the annual ranking of the jobs that prevail in the country. US News has conducted a full analyzed research in which it has considered all the possible aspects that are important for a job seeker and jotted down some of the best jobs in America in the year 2014. The jobs that have been listed in our column will grow exponentially in the year 2014. The growth of such jobs will be more than the average rate of growth from the year 2012 to 2022. These predictions have been made by the US Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The considerations have been closely monitored and thus the results have been taken out after a deep research. All the mentioned job descriptions will have booming aspects to grow in the year 2014. There are several changes in trends that have been experienced in the recent past and the top job is not from the healthcare industry for a change. Tech jobs have replaced the top spot on the list of Best jobs in America.
Here are the sectors offering best jobs in America in the year 2014:
It has come as a big surprise for the job industry because in the recent past, it was health sector that dominated the charts. It has been quickly replaced by technology now for the year 2014. Technology sector has succumbed the health sector to the second spot in the year 2014. The position of a software developer is the most favored at the moment in market. It is the most attractive job of the year 2014. This sector is expected to rise by 22 percent by the end of 2022. This trend has been caused due to the over dependency on smartphones and it has brought great opportunities for the app and software developers. The salary of software developers is around 90,060 USD which is lucrative.
2. Health Care:
Health care industry has always been on the rise and never looked down, thanks to the people suffering from one disease or the other every day. This job sector never experiences a recession in the market; such is the credibility of it. As described by John Challenger, CEO of Challenger, Gray and Christmas Inc. health sector is booming and it is the most lucrative job sector in the market currently. It creates multiple jobs for people due to the excessive demand.
The job of a nurse is also on a thumping rise and does not seem to look back. Around 526,800 new positions have been proposed in the recent past. This characterizes a rate of 19 percent which is whopping. The median salary of a nurse is calculated to be 89,960 USD and is considered to be one of the best jobs in America in 2014.
This job sector has dropped down to the third position in our list of top jobs in America for the year 2014. The job of a market research analyst reaches the top spot in the top job listings in American market. 132,000 jobs have been added in this sector according to the BLS and the rate with which it has increased is 31.6 percent.
Another business sector job, operations research analyst is also making rounds at the market and tops the list with a very few people who are unemployed in this sector. It is expected to have 20,000 more job openings this season. Experience in the industry plays an important role while performing in this sector.
4. Social services:
The inclusion of social services in our list of Best Jobs in America might take some people for a surprise. The jobs like that of a lawyer, school teacher and patrol officer is one of the most lucrative ones in the industry so far. A job growth of 15.6 percent is expected from this sector until the year 2022. The median salary of this profession is accounted to 19,220 USD in the year 2012.
The construction industry is on a booming rise in the current market. It is growing very fast and people are aware of it. Brickmansons and blockmasons are the biggest achievers in the wind that’s flowing in the market in favor of the construction industry. The growth rate of these jobs is phenomenal in the industry and they have made it into the top 100 in the list of best jobs in America in the year 2014. The best job in the construction industry remains to be that of a construction manager which has risen by 50th position to the 37 position this year. There are about 78,000 new openings ready in the industry and it is expected to increase multiple folds by the end of 2022. Construction is an area/sector which keeps growing with the growing demands of people. Another reason that can be contributed to the growing popularity of the construction sector is the rising population index of the world.
6. Creative Industry:
Creative industry had always been on the emerging side in the market. In the last three years, a lot of job openings have developed for the creative sector. The creative jobs that are making a buzz are that of an architect, art director and the public relations specialist. The PR specialists also bode well with the social media websites. By the end of 2022, there will be 27,000 new openings for the creative industry. The job of an architect ranks at the 92nd position in the list of top 100 jobs in America in the year 2014. The employment growth in the creative industry sector is expected to rise to 17.3 percent from the year 2012 to 2022, which is great news for the people who are working in this industry.
Here are the top 10 jobs in America for 2014:
- Software Developer
- Computer Systems Analyst
- Nurse Practitioner
- Registered Nurse
- Physical Therapist
- Web Developer
- Dental Hygienist