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Globe Staff/George Rizer
17. Market research analysts and marketing specialists
Projected increase in 2020: 41.2 percent
Number employed in 2010: 282,700
Median pay in 2010: $60,570
Education/training: Bachelor's degree. Job involves looking at market conditions in local, regional, or national areas to determine potential sales.
Job outlook: Well above average.