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Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH)


Occupational Outlook Handbook:

The Occupational Outlook Handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.

A - Z Search Index:

Use the Occupational Outlook Handbook Search Index to find a specific occupation or click on a letter to browse a list of occupations.

Occupational Clusters:

There are 13 major occupational clusters in the Handbook including management, business and finance, sales, service, production, farming, Armed Services, office and administrative support and construction.

Job Descriptions:

Within each Occupational Cluster there is specific information on occupations including significant points, job descriptions, wage and earnings information, job outlook, the nature of the work and job qualifications, advancement and outlook.

Career Guide to Industries:

The Career Guide to Industries provides information on available careers by industry, including the nature of the industry, working conditions, employment, occupations in the industry, training and advancement, earnings and benefits, and employment outlook.
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