College of Applied and Technical Studies
www.kent.edu/cats


Examples of Possible Careers*

Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks

  • -5.7% decline
  • 1,673,600 number of jobs
  • $42,410 potential earnings

Brokerage clerks

  • 3.8% about as fast as the average
  • 48,600 number of jobs
  • $55,270 potential earnings

Payroll and timekeeping clerks

  • -4.5% decline
  • 149,800 number of jobs
  • $47,020 potential earnings

Tax preparers

  • -0.6% little or no change
  • 88,400 number of jobs
  • $44,300 potential earnings

Contact Information

Fully Offered

  • Online
  • Ashtabula Campus
  • East Liverpool Campus
  • Trumbull Campus
  • Tuscarawas Campus

*Note

Source of occupation titles and labor data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.