The federal government in the United States hires quite a few folks. Here are the projected federal hires for 2005 - 2006

  1. Accounting and Budget 7,719
  2. Administration/Program Management 14,427
  3. Biological Sciences 5,198
  4. Business and Industry 5,240
  5. Compliance and Enforcement 6,760
  6. Education 4,530
  7. Engineering 15,181
  8. Medical and Public Health 25,756
  9. Information Technology 3,292
  10. Legal 7,735
  11. Mathematics and Statistics 288
  12. Patent Examining 1,042
  13. Physical Sciences 3,322
  14. Management and Program Analysis 2,946
  15. Quality Assurance 611
  16. Security and Protection 30,755
  17. Social Sciences 8,745
  18. Supply, Facilities and Equipment 1,368
  19. Transportation 2,632
  20. Veterinary Medical Science 105