10 Fast-Growing Jobs for 2022 That Pay Well

Pursuing a career in high-demand fields can enhance job opportunities. Here, we list 10 fast-growing jobs that also pay above-average salaries.

February 16, 2022

Edited by Veronica Freeman
10 Fast-Growing Jobs for 2022 That Pay Well

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People who pursue careers in high-demand fields may benefit from increased job opportunities. This blog post highlights 10 of the fastest-growing jobs for 2020-2030 based on Bureau of Labor Statistics projections. These jobs also pay over the $41,950 median annual salary for all occupations. Besides job outlooks and salary data, you'll find information about each role's daily activities and required education.

Wind Turbine Service Technicians

Nurse Practitioner

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes

Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Statisticians

Physical Therapy Assistants

Information Security Analysts

Film and Video Editors

Fast-Growing Jobs That Pay Well
Career Median Annual Salary Job Outlook
Wind Turbine Service Technicians +68% $56,230
Nurse Practitioners +52% $111,680
Solar Photovoltaic Installers +52% $46,470
Agent and Business Managers +46% $75,420
Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance +37% $106,920
Occupational Therapy Assistants +36% $62,940
Statisticians +35% $92,270
Physical Therapy Assistants +35% $59,770
Information Security Analysts 33% $103,590
Film and Video Editors +33% $67,250

Source: BLS

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