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25 Jobs With the Fastest-Rising Wages

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15. Passenger attendants
> Wage increase, 2020 to 2021: +13.1%
> Average annual wage, 2021: $34,380
> Employment change, 2020 to 2021: -7.6%
> Total employment, 2021: 21,240

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14. Nuclear technicians
> Wage increase, 2020 to 2021: +13.6%
> Average annual wage, 2021: $95,200
> Employment change, 2020 to 2021: -13.0%
> Total employment, 2021: 5,360

13. Commercial divers
> Wage increase, 2020 to 2021: +14.1%
> Average annual wage, 2021: $82,010
> Employment change, 2020 to 2021: -22.8%
> Total employment, 2021: 2,670

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12. Family and consumer sciences teachers, postsecondary
> Wage increase, 2020 to 2021: +14.3%
> Average annual wage, 2021: $93,230
> Employment change, 2020 to 2021: +20.3%
> Total employment, 2021: 2,730

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11. General internal medicine physicians
> Wage increase, 2020 to 2021: +14.8%
> Average annual wage, 2021: $242,190
> Employment change, 2020 to 2021: +15.1%
> Total employment, 2021: 58,260

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