This listing shows the most in-demand jobs, according to job openings posted on Wisconsin TechConnect, the online job listing service provided by Wisconsin's 16 technical colleges.
Number of Job Postings — This is the number of full-time job openings posted by employers on TechConnect in 2017. This is by no means all the job openings in these careers, but it provides a good sample of which jobs are most in demand. The number in parentheses indicates 2016 rank.
Median Starting Salary — This is the mid-point of wages for new graduates in each respective field, according to the 2016 WTCS Graduate Follow-Up Report. Half of all respondents were earning more than this amount and half of all respondents were earning less than this amount.