The economy is continuing to trend upward, and the unemployment rate is hovering at or below 4 percent. As a symptom of this market, job candidates are becoming increasingly choosy when it comes to job offers. Companies are competing to fill professional jobs and as a result salaries and benefits packages are rising.
But what are the hottest jobs right now? In which direction should you steer your career?
10 Professional Jobs Trending This Year
This infographic from Ajilon lists the 10 hottest jobs for 2019, along with the average salaries of those occupations. As you’ll see, with an ever-aging U.S. population and advances in medical care, healthcare professions top the list. But other professional jobs in fields like HR, non-clinical healthcare, supply chain & logistics, and office administration are trending upward as well. Since these in-demand jobs can be found in a wide variety of industries, from hospitality and healthcare to technology and the skilled trades, you have plenty of career options to consider.
Exploring these professional jobs is a good move for anyone trying to decide on a career path. Find one that draws on your interests and passions, and your future could be one of unlimited potential!
After all, in an employee friendly market… you hold all the good cards.