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EMPLOYMENT & WAGES

 

CAREER ONE STOP Excellent resource providing comprehensive, up-to-date, and reliable information about careers and job opportunities sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.
 
Career guide to industries Information on dozens of industries, including useful advice about occupations within various industries, training and earnings, expected job prospects, and links to the job market in each state.
CAREER TOOLS Job-hunting and career-management strategies from The Wall Street Journal.
 
NAICS  North American Industry Classification System has replaced SIC (Standard Industrial Classification) codes.  Use this site to determine a NAICS code for a profession or to determine the NAICS code for a given SIC code.
 
Occupational Employment
and Wage Estimates

 
Occupational employment and wage data for over 750 occupations. 
Occupational outlook Handbook Nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives.
 
O-NET Detailed descriptions of work and occupations which can be used by job seekers, employees, employers, HR professionals, students, and researchers.
 
SOC codes Standard Occupational Classifications (SOC) are the codes used to define job classifications.  You may need SOC codes to find specific information about professions in the above databases.  In addition to the SOC code, the site also provides task lists and job responsibilities. 
 
Workforce Explorer Interactive database with information on education, census, income, economic indicators and the labor force for the State of Washington. 
 
Washington (State) Career Bridge
 
One-stop, searchable database of education and training programs throughout Washington state.
Yakima County Wage & Employment Profiles
 
Economic information specific to Yakima County maintained by the State of Washington Office of Financial Management.

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