What Job Should I Choose?

Compare the number of people employed, median salary, growth rate, competition, stress and satisfaction for major occupations in the United States

Growth Stress Competition Satisfaction

The color of the dots indicates expected growth for each occupation by 2024:

  • Declining
  • Growing 0-10%
  • Growing 10-20%
  • Growing 20% or more

The color of the dots indicates the stress level for each occupation

  • Low Stress
  • Average Stress
  • Above Average Stress
  • High-Level Stress

The color of the dots indicates the level of job competition for each occupation

  • Low Satisfaction
  • Average Satisfaction
  • Above average Satisfaction
  • High-Level Satisfaction

The color of the dots indicates the level of job competition for each occupation

  • Low Competition
  • Average Competition
  • Above Average Competition
  • High-Level Competition

Hover over the dots for more information about each occupation. You can use the zoom function to make this easier.