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13. Title examiners, abstractors, and searchers
> Unemployment rate: 0.7%
> Labor force: 108,000
> Median annual wage: $48,820
> Projected employment change 2020-2030: +1.8%
> Typical entry-level education requirement: High school diploma or equivalent

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12. Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists
> Unemployment rate: 0.7%
> Labor force: 67,000
> Median annual wage: $67,190
> Projected employment change 2020-2030: +9.6%
> Typical entry-level education requirement: Bachelor’s degree

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11. School psychologists
> Unemployment rate: 0.6%
> Labor force: 58,000
> Median annual wage: N/A
> Projected employment change 2020-2030: N/A
> Typical entry-level education requirement: N/A

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10. Correctional officers and jailers
> Unemployment rate: 0.5%
> Labor force: 299,000
> Median annual wage: $47,410
> Projected employment change 2020-2030: +-7.2%
> Typical entry-level education requirement: High school diploma or equivalent

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9. Mental health counselors
> Unemployment rate: 0.5%
> Labor force: 213,000
> Median annual wage: N/A
> Projected employment change 2020-2030: N/A
> Typical entry-level education requirement: N/A

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