The recession has dramatically changed the Sacramento job market. Shifting demographics and technology will change it even more. The jobs with the fastest growth over the next decade are largely the jobs that will cater to the needs of elderly baby boomers. Many disappearing jobs will become victim to automation, efficiency and outsourcing.
This database shows the job outlook for more than 700 career paths in the Sacramento region, according to new projections from the Employment Development Department. Updated Nov. 11, 2010 ...
Jobs that will grow the fastest by 2018, Sacramento region
Jobs that will shrink by 2018, Sacramento region
Source: California Employment Development Department
Notes: Figures are for Sacramento, Yolo, El Dorado and Placer counties. A small amount of data were missing or incomplete; that's why some fields are blank. Data for the rest of the state can be found at the EDD's labor statistics web site.