Employment Trends

Top 3 fastest-growing careers of the next decade

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The world is constantly changing, and so is the job market. To keep up with the ever-evolving technological and global trends, it’s important to future-proof your career by keeping up with the latest knowledge about different industries as well as skills that are in demand. 

Here are the top three fastest-growing careers of the next decade to provide you with some inspiration for your next career move. 

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

With the increasing expansion and adoption of solar panels in businesses and residential buildings around the world, solar photovoltaic installers are more in demand than ever. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment of PV installers is projected to grow 51% from 2019 to 2029, which is much faster than other occupations. 

Home Health Aides

As the baby boomer generation continues to age in the next few decades, home health aides will only become more sought-after. In fact, the number of home health aides job opportunities is projected to increase 34% from 2019 to 2029 (BLS). If you’re passionate about caring for others, this might be a career path worth looking into. 

Data Scientists

Fueled by the advancement of AI technology and big data, demand for sophisticated and knowledgeable data scientists is on the rise. Data scientists are expected to have expertise in a variety of fields, including machine learning, data visualization, statistical modeling, and more. Sounds like what you’d be good at? Consider venturing into this profession for a secure career path. 

Whether you’re straight out of college or thinking about transitioning into a new career, learning about the most in-demand industries and professions will help you greatly in the job search process. In the meantime, don’t forget to manage your money wisely with the Mint app to decrease your financial pressure during the job hunt journey.

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About the Author:
Jamela is a Mexico city-based Junior Content Marketing Specialist at Siege Media. In her spare time, she loves solo traveling, exploring new cuisines, and reading a good book. You can find her here on LinkedIn

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