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  • Health care is one of the fastest growing employment sectors in Northwest Arkansas.
  • As of 2015, health care occupations employed almost 16,000 Northwest Arkansans with wages starting at $9/hour, rising to well over $100/hr.
  • Averages wages in health care occupations range from $12/hr (Health Care Support), to $34/hr (Health Care Practitioners / Technical Occupations).
  • The projected 10-year demand in health care occupations is almost 8,000 workers when industry growth and replacement needs are taken into account.