We noticed that you may be using an older web browser. All the basics of this website will still work, but for a better, more secure experience, please consider upgrading to a modern browser:

Courier-Journal, Louisville jobs: The most-plentiful gigs with higher pay

Derby City Cents by Chris Otts

Date Published: 3/7/2011

My Sunday Business story (March 7) looked at Louisville’s biggest growing occupations, and the bad news was that the top 10 were dominated by low-paying jobs like fast food.

So what’s your best chance to land a decent-paying gig in Louisville? Using that same data — the KentuckianaWorks Occupational Outlook — here are the 10 jobs with the most projected openings by 2018 and that pay more than Louisville’s median annual wage (about $31,000).

Click here to see complete news story and chart: The Courier-Journal, Derby City Cents, Louisville jobs: The most-plentiful gigs with higher pay

Return to News

Job Seekers/Laid-Off Workers

Find that great career you really want and the education to get you there. Get started.


Find specialized services to help with education and job search, including summer employment. Get Started.


Find help with matching your needs with worker skills, customized training and labor market information. Get Started.