How to find career information by industry on this site:
- Browse through the listings of industries using the dropdown box above to find out about multiple industries.
- Use the "A-Z Index" located at the bottom center of the page for a listing of all industries in alphabetical order.
The Career Guide to Industries provides information on available careers by industry, including the nature of the industry, working conditions, employment, occupations in the industry, training and advancement, earnings and benefits, employment outlook, and lists of organizations that can provide additional information. This edition of the Career Guide discusses over 42 industries, accounting for over 7 out of every 10 wage and salary jobs in 1998. The Career Guide is a companion to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, which provides information on careers from an occupational perspective.