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50 Top Jobs for 2017

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With millions of people already searching for jobs in the New Year, Glassdoor, one of the world’s largest job sites, today announced its annual jobs report identifying the 50 Best Jobs in America for 2017. Data Scientist claims the top spot for the second year in a row, followed by DevOps Engineer and Data Engineer. Jobs including Dental Hygienist, Corporate Recruiter and Pharmacy Manager are new to the list this year. This report highlights the 50 best jobs based on each job’s overall Glassdoor Job Score1. The Glassdoor Job Score is determined using three key factors: earning potential based on median annual base salary, job satisfaction rating and number of job openings. The jobs that made this list stand out across all three categories. The TOP EIGHT Best Jobs in America for 2017 are: 1. Data Scientist Job Score: 4.8 Job Satisfaction Rating: 4.4 Number of Job Openings: 4,184 Median Base Salary: $110,000 2. DevOps Engineer Job Score: 4.7 Job Satisfaction Rating: 4.2 Number of Job Openings: 2,725 Median Base Salary: $110,000 3. Data Engineer Job Score: 4.7 Job Satisfaction Rating: 4.3 Number of Job Openings: 2,599 Median Base Salary: $106,000 4. Tax Manager Job Score: 4.7 Job Satisfaction Rating: 4.0 …

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New Report Looks at the 25 Best Jobs for Millennials


Today, Young Invincibles released a new report, “The Best Jobs for Millennials,” highlighting careers that set up young adults for economic security. To develop the ranking, Young Invincibles analyzed 400 occupations considering three key criteria: their median salaries, projected future growth, and percent of positions held by Millennials. Millennials are facing a harsher economic landscape than older generations, including an unemployment rate more than 40 percent higher than the national average and median wages that have dropped 10 percent in the last decade. Economic security is a top priority for Millennials, and they need more information about what kinds of jobs lead to better wages, stable employment, and what kinds of education and training is necessary for these occupations.

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Restaurants Among the Leaders in Post-Recession Job Growth


The National Restaurant Association’s Chief Economist Bruce Grindy breaks down the latest employment trends:  “The restaurant industry continued to add jobs at a steady pace in May, according to preliminary figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Eating and drinking places added a net 17,000 jobs in May on a seasonally-adjusted basis, which followed a gain of 17,800 jobs in April. “The recent gains came on the heels of a loss of 8,900 jobs in March, which represented the only restaurant employment decline in the last 63 months. 

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