The Most Iconic Job in Every State

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6. Colorado
> Most iconic job: Atmospheric and space scientists
> Employed in job statewide: 1,580
> Median salary: $96,420
> Share of all U.S. atmospheric and space scientists in Colorado: 16.1%

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7. Connecticut
> Most iconic job: Actuaries
> Employed in job statewide: 850
> Median salary: $101,580
> Share of all U.S. actuaries in Connecticut: 4.3%

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8. Delaware
> Most iconic job: Meat, poultry, and fish cutters and trimmers
> Employed in job statewide: 4,270
> Median salary: $24,720
> Share of all U.S. meat cutters in Delaware: 2.9%

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9. Florida
> Most iconic job: Special education teachers, all other
> Employed in job statewide: 14,630
> Median salary: $48,560
> Share of all U.S. special education teachers in Florida: 36.4%

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10. Georgia
> Most iconic job: Textile machine operators
> Employed in job statewide: 10,690
> Median salary: $28,780
> Share of all U.S. textile machine operators in Georgia: 35.2%