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In honor of Women's History Month, we’re sharing career resources for women: women’s professional associations and networks, leading occupations that employ women, plus what some consider to be top occupations for women today.

Know a woman (or a girl) who could use some support in her career or career planning? Share these resources with her!

Career Resources for Women

Top 20 Leading Occupations for Women

Take a look at the top 20 leading occupations for women in the United States. Are you surprised by the following top five?

  1. Secretaries and administrative assistants
  2. Registered nurses
  3. Cashiers
  4. Elementary and middle school teachers
  5. Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides

Also check out the top 10 careers for women in 2015, according to Forbes.

Click here to read last year’s Women’s History Month Feature, in which Kuder’s executive director of product development, Dr. JoAnn Harris-Bowlsbey, shared her personal career story.

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About The Author

Amy Khokhar

Amy Khokhar is a senior writer for Kuder and serves as editor of the Kuder Blog. She joined the company in 2008. Amy holds a bachelor’s degree in English from Colby College. She is a Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF) and Certified Career Services Provider (CCSP).... read more

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