Future Jobs in the Valley

Rio Grande Valley Top Growth Occupations

1. General Managers & Top Executives
2. Registered Nurses
3. Teachers - Secondary
4. Teachers - Special Education
5. Health Professionals/Technicians
6. Marketing/Sales Supervisors
7. Social Workers
8. Truck Drivers, Heavy
9. Teacher Aides/Education Assistants
10. Child Care Workers

Rio Grande Valley Targeted Occupations
High School Diploma
On-the-Job Training
Under Two Years of
Compliance Officers Management Support
Insurance Sales Agents Paralegal/Legal Assist.
Business Services Agents Tool & Die Makers
Firstline Supervisors Medical Lab Tech.
Sales Representatives Purchasing Agents
Truck Drivers, Heavy Radiological Tech.
Telemarketing Sales Rep.

Welders & Cutters

Emergency Medical Tech. Auto Mechanics
Secretaries Machinists
Carpenters Physical Therapy Assist.
Two Years
of College (AAS)
Four Years
of College (BA)
Dental Hygienists Pharmacists
Telecom. Tech. Physical Therapists
Computer Programmers Physician Assist.
Prof. Tech. Workers Computer Sys. Analysts
Respiratory Therapists Registered Nurses
Elec. & Electron. Tech. Consruction Managers
Engineering Tech. Teachers-Scecondary
Licensed Voc. Nurses Teachers-Spec. Ed.
Health Prof./Tech. Teachers-Elem.
Marketing/Sales Accountants & Auditors

* All information was derived from the Tech Prep LMI Summary Report, and these targeted occupations were sorted by amount of training needed and average valley wage.



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