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Government

Would you like to get a job in this industry? Think about these types of careers.

100% of all postal service mail carriers work in government.

Most people in these careers work in government:

Career name
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, & Hearing Officers
Agricultural Inspectors
Air Traffic Controllers
Animal Control Workers
Bailiffs
Bridge & Lock Tenders
Correctional Officers & Jailers
Court Clerks
Bright Outlook
Court Reporters
Criminal Investigators & Special Agents
Crossing Guards
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs
Emergency Management Directors
Epidemiologists
Fire Inspectors
Fire Investigators
First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers
First-Line Supervisors of Police & Detectives
Fish & Game Wardens
Bright Outlook
Forensic Science Technicians
Forest & Conservation Technicians
Forest Fire Fighting & Prevention Supervisors
Bright Outlook
Forest Fire Inspectors & Prevention Specialists
Forest Firefighters
Foresters
Gaming Surveillance Officers & Gaming Investigators
Geographers
Highway Maintenance Workers
Historians
Bright Outlook
Hydrologists
Immigration & Customs Inspectors
Intelligence Analysts
Judges, Magistrate Judges, & Magistrates
Judicial Law Clerks
Legislators
Library Assistants, Clerical
Library Technicians
License Clerks
Municipal Clerks
Municipal Fire Fighting & Prevention Supervisors
Municipal Firefighters
Park Naturalists
Parking Enforcement Workers
Police Detectives
Police Identification & Records Officers
Police Patrol Officers
Police, Fire, & Ambulance Dispatchers
Political Scientists
Postal Service Clerks
Postal Service Mail Carriers
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, & Processing Machine Operators
Postmasters & Mail Superintendents
Probation Officers & Correctional Treatment Specialists
Radio Operators
Range Managers
Remote Sensing Scientists & Technologists
Sheriffs & Deputy Sheriffs
Soil & Water Conservationists
Subway & Streetcar Operators
Tax Examiners & Collectors, & Revenue Agents
Traffic Technicians
Transit & Railroad Police
Transportation Planners
Transportation Security Screeners
Bright Outlook
Urban & Regional Planners
Water & Wastewater Treatment Plant & System Operators
Zoologists & Wildlife Biologists
34% of all librarians work in government.

Some people in these careers work in government:

Career name
Career name
Bright Outlook
Acupuncturists
Bright Outlook
Administrative Services Managers
Aerospace Engineers
Agricultural Engineers
Aircraft Mechanics & Service Technicians
Bright Outlook
Airfield Operations Specialists
Bright Outlook
Allergists & Immunologists
Bright Outlook
Ambulance Drivers & Attendants
Bright Outlook
Amusement & Recreation Attendants
Bright Outlook
Anthropologists
Bright Outlook
Appraisers, Real Estate
Bright Outlook
Arbitrators, Mediators, & Conciliators
Bright Outlook
Archeologists
Bright Outlook
Archivists
Bright Outlook
Art Therapists
Bright Outlook
Assessors
Astronomers
Bright Outlook
Atmospheric & Space Scientists
Aviation Inspectors
Biochemical Engineers
Biofuels Processing Technicians
Bioinformatics Scientists
Bright Outlook
Bioinformatics Technicians
Bright Outlook
Biological Technicians
Biologists
Biomass Plant Technicians
Bright Outlook
Biostatisticians
Brownfield Redevelopment Specialists & Site Managers
Budget Analysts
Bus & Truck Mechanics & Diesel Engine Specialists
Bus Drivers, School or Special Client
Bus Drivers, Transit & Intercity
Bright Outlook
Business Continuity Planners
Bright Outlook
Business Intelligence Analysts
Buyers & Purchasing Agents, Farm Products
Bright Outlook
Cartographers & Photogrammetrists
Chemists
Chief Executives
Chief Sustainability Officers
Bright Outlook
Child, Family, & School Social Workers
Civil Engineering Technicians
Civil Engineers
Claims Examiners, Property & Casualty Insurance
Bright Outlook
Climate Change Analysts
Bright Outlook
Clinical Data Managers
Clinical Research Coordinators
Coin, Vending, & Amusement Machine Servicers & Repairers
Bright Outlook
Community Health Workers
Compensation, Benefits, & Job Analysis Specialists
Compliance Managers
Bright Outlook
Computer & Information Research Scientists
Computer Operators
Bright Outlook
Computer Systems Engineers/Architects
Bright Outlook
Construction & Building Inspectors
Control & Valve Installers & Repairers
Coroners
Bright Outlook
Curators
Bright Outlook
Customs Brokers
Bright Outlook
Data Warehousing Specialists
Bright Outlook
Database Architects
Bright Outlook
Dermatologists
Bright Outlook
Dietitians & Nutritionists
Bright Outlook
Distance Learning Coordinators
Bright Outlook
Document Management Specialists
Bright Outlook
Economists
Electrical & Electronics Installers & Repairers, Transportation Equipment
Electrical & Electronics Repairers, Commercial & Industrial Equipment
Electrical & Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, & Relay
Electrical Engineering Technicians
Electrical Engineering Technologists
Bright Outlook
Electrical Power-Line Installers & Repairers
Electromechanical Engineering Technologists
Electronics Engineering Technicians
Electronics Engineering Technologists
Electronics Engineers
Bright Outlook
Emergency Medical Technicians & Paramedics
Bright Outlook
Endoscopy Technicians
Bright Outlook
Energy Auditors
Energy Engineers
Environmental Compliance Inspectors
Bright Outlook
Environmental Economists
Bright Outlook
Environmental Engineering Technicians
Environmental Engineers
Bright Outlook
Environmental Restoration Planners
Bright Outlook
Environmental Science & Protection Technicians, Including Health
Bright Outlook
Environmental Scientists & Specialists, Including Health
Equal Opportunity Representatives & Officers
Executive Secretaries & Executive Administrative Assistants
Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, & Blasters
Farm & Home Management Advisors
File Clerks
Bright Outlook
Financial Examiners
Financial Quantitative Analysts
Fire-Prevention & Protection Engineers
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, & Repairers
Bright Outlook
Fitness & Wellness Coordinators
Forest & Conservation Workers
Fraud Examiners, Investigators & Analysts
Freight & Cargo Inspectors
Fuel Cell Technicians
Gaming & Sports Book Writers & Runners
Gaming Cage Workers
Gaming Change Persons & Booth Cashiers
Gaming Dealers
Bright Outlook
Gaming Managers
Bright Outlook
Gaming Supervisors
Geneticists
Geodetic Surveyors
Bright Outlook
Geographic Information Systems Technicians
Geoscientists
Bright Outlook
Geospatial Information Scientists & Technologists
Government Property Inspectors & Investigators
Bright Outlook
Health Educators
Bright Outlook
Hospitalists
Human Resources Assistants
Human Resources Specialists
Hydroelectric Plant Technicians
Bright Outlook
Industrial Ecologists
Industrial Engineering Technologists
Industrial Safety & Health Engineers
Bright Outlook
Information Technology Project Managers
Insurance Adjusters, Examiners, & Investigators
Investment Fund Managers
Investment Underwriters
Lawyers
Layout Workers, Metal & Plastic
Legal Secretaries
Librarians
Licensing Examiners & Inspectors
Bright Outlook
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, & Other Recreational Protective Service Workers
Logisticians
Logistics Analysts
Logistics Engineers
Logistics Managers
Loss Prevention Managers
Mail Clerks & Mail Machine Operators
Bright Outlook
Maintenance & Repair Workers, General
Bright Outlook
Management Analysts
Manufacturing Engineering Technologists
Manufacturing Engineers
Manufacturing Production Technicians
Mapping Technicians
Bright Outlook
Marine Architects
Bright Outlook
Marine Engineers
Bright Outlook
Marriage & Family Therapists
Mathematical Technicians
Bright Outlook
Mathematicians
Mechanical Engineering Technologists
Mechatronics Engineers
Bright Outlook
Mental Health & Substance Abuse Social Workers
Meter Readers, Utilities
Methane/Landfill Gas Generation System Technicians
Microbiologists
Microsystems Engineers
Bright Outlook
Midwives
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics
Molecular & Cellular Biologists
Motorboat Operators
Bright Outlook
Museum Technicians & Conservators
Bright Outlook
Music Therapists
Nanosystems Engineers
Nanotechnology Engineering Technicians
Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists
Natural Sciences Managers
Bright Outlook
Naturopathic Physicians
Bright Outlook
Neurologists
Bright Outlook
Neuropsychologists & Clinical Neuropsychologists
Non-Destructive Testing Specialists
Nuclear Engineers
Bright Outlook
Nuclear Medicine Physicians
Nuclear Power Reactor Operators
Occupational Health & Safety Specialists
Bright Outlook
Occupational Health & Safety Technicians
Bright Outlook
Online Merchants
Bright Outlook
Operating Engineers & Other Construction Equipment Operators
Bright Outlook
Ophthalmologists
Bright Outlook
Orthoptists
Bright Outlook
Paralegals & Legal Assistants
Bright Outlook
Pathologists
Bright Outlook
Paving, Surfacing, & Tamping Equipment Operators
Photonics Engineers
Photonics Technicians
Bright Outlook
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Physicians
Bright Outlook
Physicists
Bright Outlook
Pipelayers
Podiatrists
Power Distributors & Dispatchers
Power Plant Operators
Bright Outlook
Precision Agriculture Technicians
Bright Outlook
Preventive Medicine Physicians
Procurement Clerks
Product Safety Engineers
Bright Outlook
Psychiatric Aides
Bright Outlook
Psychiatric Technicians
Purchasing Agents
Purchasing Managers
Bright Outlook
Quality Control Analysts
Radio Frequency Identification Device Specialists
Radio Mechanics
Radio, Cellular, & Tower Equipment Installers & Repairers
Bright Outlook
Radiologists
Rail Car Repairers
Bright Outlook
Rail-Track Laying & Maintenance Equipment Operators
Railroad Conductors & Yardmasters
Bright Outlook
Recreation Workers
Bright Outlook
Recreational Therapists
Bright Outlook
Refuse & Recyclable Material Collectors
Regulatory Affairs Managers
Regulatory Affairs Specialists
Bright Outlook
Rehabilitation Counselors
Bright Outlook
Remote Sensing Technicians
Retail Loss Prevention Specialists
Risk Management Specialists
Robotics Engineers
Sailors & Marine Oilers
Bright Outlook
Search Marketing Strategists
Bright Outlook
Security Management Specialists
Security Managers
Bright Outlook
Segmental Pavers
Bright Outlook
Septic Tank Servicers & Sewer Pipe Cleaners
Ship Engineers
Signal & Track Switch Repairers
Bright Outlook
Slot Supervisors
Bright Outlook
Social & Community Service Managers
Bright Outlook
Social & Human Service Assistants
Bright Outlook
Sociologists
Bright Outlook
Software Quality Assurance Engineers & Testers
Bright Outlook
Soil & Plant Scientists
Solar Energy Systems Engineers
Bright Outlook
Solar Thermal Installers & Technicians
Bright Outlook
Speech-Language Pathology Assistants
Bright Outlook
Sports Medicine Physicians
Stationary Engineers & Boiler Operators
Bright Outlook
Statistical Assistants
Bright Outlook
Statisticians
Storage & Distribution Managers
Supply Chain Managers
Surveying Technicians
Surveyors
Bright Outlook
Sustainability Specialists
Transportation Attendants
Transportation Engineers
Transportation Managers
Transportation Vehicle, Equipment & Systems Inspectors
Umpires, Referees, & Other Sports Officials
Bright Outlook
Urologists
Validation Engineers
Bright Outlook
Video Game Designers
Water Resource Specialists
Water/Wastewater Engineers
Bright Outlook
Weatherization Installers & Technicians
Bright Outlook
Web Administrators
Wholesale & Retail Buyers
Wind Energy Engineers
Wind Energy Operations Managers
Wind Energy Project Managers
Word Processors & Typists