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These are the 20 jobs in America with the biggest influx of women

Girl, get it. According to Pew Research, women now make up 47% of the U.S. labor force. This is up from 30% in 1950.

In other words, more women are working than ever before. And not only that, but they are dominating in certain industries. Though the wage gap is still ever present it is narrowing-from 73 cents to the dollar in 2000 to 80 cents today — as women are also making more money in some of these fields than they ever were before.

24/7 Wall Street compiled a list of 20 industries where women are dominating based on U.S. Census data from 2000 and 2016 on employment composition by gender in over 300 occupations. For each of these jobs, more than half the workers are women and the increase in the share of women working in these professions range from 6.4 to 25.1 percentage points according to data provided by 24/7 Wall Street.

So which occupation has seen the biggest influx of women? Must Love Dogs is not just a movie as veterinarians as this is the job for women. The number of women working as veterinarians has more than doubled since 2000. This shows immense progress for women entering the science and engineering fields. Median pay for vets is about $90,000.

More traditionally female-dominated fields like Public Relations also continue to see growth over the last 17 years — the number of women working in this field has increased by about 5,000, while the number of men dropped by about 8,000. Public Relations is one of the highest paying professions on this list with median earnings around $77,000.

Here are the Top 20 jobs where women are seeing the most growth:

20. Public relations specialists

  • 16-year change in share of women: 6.4 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 67,660 (65.3% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 56,410 (58.9% of total)
  • Median earnings: $65,386

19. Office machine operators, except computer

  • 16-year change in share of women: 6.5 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 16,525 (62.9% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 18,540 (56.4% of total)
  • Median earnings: $30,788

18. Social and community service managers

  • 16-year change in share of women: 6.6 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 205,242 (69.3% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 112,730 (62.7% of total)
  • Median earnings: $56,610

17. Production, planning, and expediting clerks

  • 16-year change in share of women: 6.7 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 162,313 (57.3% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 130,680 (50.6% of total)
  • Median earnings: $48,582

16. Parking enforcement workers

  • 16-year change in share of women: 6.8 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 2,401 (50.8% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 1,420 (44.0% of total)
  • Median earnings: $39,298

15. Technical writers

  • 16-year change in share of women: 6.8 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 27,568 (58.2% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 26,560 (51.4% of total)
  • Median earnings: $71,388

14. Lodging managers

  • 16-year change in share of women: 6.9 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 56,675 (52.7% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 42,820 (45.8% of total)
  • Median earnings: $45,875

13. Compliance officers

  • 16-year change in share of women: 7.5 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 119,140 (52.6% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 36,500 (45.1% of total)
  • Median earnings: $69,262

12. Nonfarm animal caretakers

  • 16-year change in share of women: 7.7 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 86,341 (71.4% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 32,130 (63.7% of total)
  • Median earnings: $25,210

11. Fabric and apparel patternmakers

  • 16 yr. change in share of women: 7.9 ppt.
  • 2016 female workers: 1,746 (82.6% of total)
  •  2000 female workers: 2,780 (74.7% of total)
  •  Median earnings: $61,630

10. Writers and authors

  • 16-year change in share of women: 10.2 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 74,871 (56.6% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 37,850 (46.4% of total)
  • Median earnings: $55,464

9. Opticians, Dispensing

  • 16-year change in share of women: 10.3 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 34,322 (71.0% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 20,570 (60.7% of total)
  • Median earnings: $37,389

8. First-line supervisors of personal service workers

  • 16-year change in share of women: 10.7 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 48,488 (65.4% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 41,980 (54.7% of total)
  • Median earnings: $32,240

7. Bakers

  • 16-year change in share of women: 11.0 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 80,114 (54.0% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 39,210 (43.0% of total)
  • Median earnings: $25,848

6. Animal Trainers

  • 16-year change in share of women: 11.2 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 15,037 (51.8% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 9,180 (40.6% of total)
  • Median earnings: $29,978

5. Graders and sorters, agricultural products

  • 16-year change in share of women: 12.0 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 21,342 (65.0% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 6,240 (53.0% of total)
  • Median earnings: $21,235

4. Public Relations and fundraising managers

  • 16-year change in share of women: 12.6 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 34,416 (67.3% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 29,480 (54.7% of total)
  • Median earnings: $77,835

3. Pharmacists

  • 16-year change in share of women: 15.5 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 117,126 (54.6% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 57,610 (39.1% of total)
  • Median earnings: $120,878

2. Natural Sciences Managers

  • 16-year change in share of women: 22.5 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 9,452 (52.8% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 4,990 (30.3% of total)
  • Median earnings: $92,161

1. Veterinarians

  • 16-year change in share of women: 25.1 percentage points
  • 2016 female workers: 38,885 (59.1% of total)
  • 2000 female workers: 15,140 (34.0% of total)
  • Median earnings: $90,063

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