Current and Future Job Trends
Texans can increase their potential for better jobs and higher salaries after earning a college degree. But, which one should you pursue? What are the hot jobs and industries in Texas?
As Texas grows, our state will need many skilled workers to meet demand in several hot industries. To name a few careers requiring either two- or four-year degrees, Texas will need nurses and many other health-related workers as well as pre-school teachers, automotive service techs and mechanics, computer support specialists, paralegals and legal assistants and real estate sales agents.
Texas Job Trends
Based on 2010 employment, see top occupations in Texas requiring:
Top Texas Industries
“Industries to Watch: From Management to Mining, Texas Industries Flourish” (Fiscal Notes article from March 2008 Issue)