Healthcare will dominate job growth by 2026, study says

Kelly Gooch - Print  | 

Home health and professional care aides are expected to see the most job growth by 2026, according to a study from global training and qualification provider TheKnowledgeAcademy.com.

For the study, researchers examined findings from Glassdoor's report "What's Ahead for Jobs? Five Disruptions to Watch in 2018." Based on an analysis of those findings, the Knowledge Academy determined  the jobs expected to grow the most within the next eight years.

They are:

1. Home health and professional care aides — 1.18 million new jobs

2. Waiters, food service and cooks — 907,700 new jobs

3. Registered nurses — 437,000 new jobs

4. Software developers — 253,400

5. Janitors and cleaners — 233,000

6. Operations managers — 205,900

7. Medical assistants — 184,600

8. Nursing assistants — 164,000

 

 

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