Fastest-Growing Careers in Illinois

In the state of Illinois, the fastest-growing careers include Mathematicians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants. Mathematicians are expected to grow by 40%, Nurse Practitioners by 31.1% and Physician Assistants by 30.2%. If you’re interested in these careers (or any other fast-growing jobs), check out the stats below.


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★ For the data available, wages are capped at $208,000.

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O*NET OnLine Career data: O*NET 26.3 Database by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (“USDOL/ETA”). Used under the CC BY 4.0 license. O*NET® is a trademark of USDOL/ETA

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