Online Data

Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH)

Compiled by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. Includes a description of the work, training and education, employment statistics, job outlook, earnings, and links to external resources. Revised every two years.

America's Career InfoNet

A one-stop shop for labor market information, including the largest occupations, fastest growing occupations, best-paying occupations, etc. Includes occupational videos and links to market information by state. Also includes a helpful employer locator feature.

Occupational Information Network (ONET)

Compiled by the US Department of Labor (Employment and Training Administration). Includes functional analyses of thousands of jobs in the United States. Also contains links to state labor statistics. Can be searched alphabetically or by skills used in the job.

Utah Futures

A career resource site being developed by the State of Utah. Includes videos, interest inventories, and links to Utah employers.

What's It Worth?: The Economic Value of College Majors

Compiled by Georgetown University using US Census data. A wonderful report that compares the economic value of different college majors. Also discusses the relationships between major, gender, race/ethnicity, attending graduate school on earnings, etc.