Construction managerWhat they do: Plan and coordinate construction projects.
Salary range: $44,630 to $142,210
Education/experience: Bachelors degree in construction science, management, building science, or civil engineering, with work experience on construction sites.
Growth forecast: As the construction industry becomes more green and construction laws regarding the environment become more complex, the need for construction managers will increase faster than the average job, according to the BLS.
(Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff)