At the top of the list of the fastest growing jobs in Montana are Physical Therapists according to zippia.com, a career resource center. Other growing jobs in Montana include First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers; Construction Laborers; Electricians; Restaurant Cooks; Personal Care Aides; Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters; Cost Estimators; Farmworkers for Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals; Registered Nurses. Zippia.com compiled the list of top 100 jobs for each state based on data collected by government agencies. Every couple of years each state's Department of Labor works in conjunction with the Bureau of Labor Statistics to compile projections for job growth by occupation. The government last completed this research in 2014 with projections going out until 2024. They identified the occupations in Montana that are projected to have at least 1,000 workers in 2024. The process identified data for 91 occupations in Montana. The bottom five jobs fastest growing jobs included Chief Executives, executive assistants, hairdressers or stylists, bookkeepers and taxi drivers. Among some of the faster growing jobs are bus, truck, diesel mechanics; accountants and auditors; carpenters; paralegals and legal assistants; civil engineers; food prepares and servers; and mental health counselors.

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