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Northwest WDA I: Whatcom county
Qualification: Not in demand SOC code: 151199 Computer Occupations, All Other

All computer occupations not listed separately. Excludes “Computer and Information Systems Managers” (113021), “Computer Hardware Engineers” (172061), “Electrical and Electronics Engineers” (172070), “Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary” (251021), “Multimedia Artists and Animators” (271014), “Graphic Designers” (271024), “Computer Operators” (439011), and “Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairs” (492011). Occupations with "All Other" in the title have a wide range of characteristics. Detailed descriptions of these occupations are not available.

According to the Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the typical level of education that most workers need to enter this occupation is: Bachelor's degree. Additional training, experience, licenses or credentials may be required. Learn more at BLS.
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*How we calculate wages - Source data for wages come from the Occupational Employment Statistics (OES) survey and are subject to restrictions and limitations of the survey. Self-employment, private households and agricultural employment, except for agricultural services, are excluded from OES. All wage estimations are adjusted as of March 2013. Learn more.

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