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    Safety job projections from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

    April 26, 2011

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    Health and Safety Engineers
    (Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors)

     employment in 2008

    Projected in 2018

    Percent change




    By industry



     Annual mean wage in 2008













    Wholesale Trade






    Real Estate/Rental/leasing 



    Finance and Insurance 



    Real Estate/Rental/leasing 



    Professional/scientific/tech services 



    Management of companies/enterprises 



    Administrative/support/waste management/remediation services



    Educational Services 



    Health Care and Social Assistance 



    Federal, state, and local government 



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