Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Bakers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Bakers need many skills, but most especially Active Learning, Monitoring, and Reading Comprehension. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Bakers need more than the average amount of Operation Monitoring, Operation and Control, and Operations Analysis.
Projections on wages and job growth for Bakers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 7.4%, but Bakers are expected to see a growth of 7.6% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow faster than the national average.