|Fabricated metal product manufacturing||19%|
|Transportation equipment manufacturing||7|
|Computer and electronic product manufacturing||-6|
Despite the projected decline in employment, job openings are expected, due to the need to replace workers who retire. Applicants who have a bachelor’s degree in industrial management or business administration should have the best prospects.
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-13 Edition, Industrial Production Managers, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/industrial-production-managers.htm (visited October 02, 2012).