Here’s a sneak peek at the 100 hot jobs in 2017

By West Michigan Works!


Every year West Michigan Works! publishes its Hot Jobs list. We analyze online job posting data and survey employers to create the list of 100 high-growth, in-demand jobs in West Michigan. These jobs pay at least $13 per hour and are estimated to have 50-3000 openings in the next ten years.


If you entered 2017 looking for a career change, use this list to help guide you to new employment. Don’t forget: West Michigan Works! can connect you with resources and help you create a plan that can lead to new opportunities.


The full list will be released later this month. In the meantime, here’s a sneak peek at a few of the jobs on the list:

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