In an economy dominated by noncollege jobs, we can’t pin hopes for broad wage growth on getting more education: Education requirements for the jobs of 2018 and for the projected jobs of 2028
|High school diploma/GED, or no formal education required||63%||62%|
|Postsecondary nondegree award or certificate, or associate degree||11%||11%|
View the underlying data on epi.org.
Note: Percentages may not add up to 100 due to rounding.
Source: Economic Policy Institute analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Projections data.