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Which careers/jobs have the fastest growth in Kansas?

I recently moved to Kansas, and was curious about its growing/dominant industries.

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Veronica’s Answer

The top ten most in demand jobs in Topeka, KS are:

Registered Nurse
Licensed Practical Nurse
Sales Associate
Certified Nursing Assistant
Customer Service Representative
Crew Member
Assistant Manager
Delivery Driver
Physician
Cashier

DETAILED LIST OF THE MOST IN DEMAND JOBS IN TOPEKA, KS
Rank Job Title Open Jobs Average Salary
1 RN 800 $56,266
2 LPN 536 $42,517
3 Sales Associate 435 $28,289
4 CNA 395 $26,648
5 Cust Service Rep. 314 $28,103
6 Crew Member 312 $24,248
7 Assistant Manager 242 $28,906
8 Delivery Driver 240 $38,048
9 Physician 237 $223,272
10 Cashier 225 $23,126
11 Cook 223 $21,778
12 Physical Therapist 220 $62,307
13 Server 194 $21,997
14 Substitute Teacher 185 $22,146
15 Occ. Therapist 171 $58,351
16 Maintenance Tech. 167 $38,720
17 Cust. Ser. Assoc. 164 $28,187
18 Store Manager 151 $36,451
19 Speech Lang. Path. 148 $62,226
20 Account Executive 137 $61,578

Good luck in your career search.
Thank you comment icon WOW! Thanks for the detailed list! You're the best! Genevieve
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Connor’s Answer

Hello Genevieve! Hope you are enjoying your recent move. I have also been recently putting in research involving job opportunities. Here is some information I have found specifically to Kansas...

Growing Fields
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2. Personal Care and Assistant
3. Marketing

These were listed as the top three rapidly growing fields. I hope at least one is of interest to you. Best of luck in your future endeavors.

-Connor
Thank you comment icon Awesome! Thanks for the help and best wishes! :-) Genevieve
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Jonathan’s Answer

According to employment projections from the Missouri Economic Research and Information Center, eight occupations are expected to see double-digit percentage growth in the Kansas City area, including one job that pays an average annual wage of $116,011 such as General and operations managers, Advertising and Promotions Managers & Marketing managers.
Thank you comment icon Thanks Jonathan! Genevieve
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