Job Training for Oklahoma

Oklahoma Job Training
“Native America”

Oklahoma presents you with specific training opportunities for the largest and fastest growing:

  • industrial sectors
  • occupations
  • companies

But first, let’s take a quick look at the overall economy and key industrial locations.

Oklahoma Economic Overview

In 2016, Oklahoma Gross Domestic Product (GDP) ranked 29th with almost $183 billion and ranked 31st with a per capita GDP of over $44,000. For June 2017, Oklahoma had an employed workforce of over 1.8 million and an unemployment rate of 4.3%. For 2016, Oklahoma ranked 6th on cost of living.

The following shows per capita gross state product for the last 20 years, relative to the America at large; Oklahoma’s rank on this measure has risen from 42nd to 32nd.

Oklahoma Income Per PersonOklahoma Locations for Job Training

Here at OJT.com, we can help you get the on-the-job training you need for your business anywhere in Oklahoma, including the following major cities:

  • Oklahoma Locations for Job TrainingEnid
  • Fort Smith
  • Lawton
  • Oklahoma City
  • Tulsa

Oklahoma Industries for Job Training

OJT.com connects you with training providers that support all the major Oklahoma industries. The chart below shows the percentage of the economy, in terms of jobs, that various industry supersectors contribute to the Oklahoma economy, relative to the percentage that those sectors contribute to the overall U.S. economy.

Oklahoma Sector Sizes

Oklahoma OJT supersectors with a proportionate part of their workforce that is 2% or more than the country at large are the Government supersector and the Mining and Logging supersector.

Government. This supersector includes the following subsectors:

Government is the top supersector in Oklahoma, with over 354,000 employed (June 2017). Companies reporting the most single site employees in this supersector are:

  • United States Department of the Air Force
  • Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives
  • Dept of Corrections Oklahoma
  • Federal Aviation Administration
  • State of Oklahoma

Mining and Logging. This supersector includes the following subsectors:

Mining and Logging is one of the top sectors in Oklahoma, relative to the nation, with over 46,000 employed (June 2017). Companies reporting the most single site employees in this supersector are:

  • Chesapeake Energy Corporation
  • Devon Energy Production Company, LP
  • Helmerich & Payne, Inc.
  • Mustang Heavy Haul, LLC
  • Sandridge Energy, Inc.

Oklahoma Growth Industries for Job Training

The following chart shows the growth of the major supersectors over the last year, from June 2016 thru June 2017, relative to the growth of those sectors for the country at large.

Oklahoma Sector Growth

The Oklahoma OJT industry that grew its workforce 2% or more than the country at large is the Mining and Logging supersector.

Mining and Logging. This supersector includes the following subsectors:

Mining and Logging is the top growth industry in Oklahoma, relative to the rest of America, with over 46,000 employed (2.8% of the employed workforce) in this supersector (June 2017). Mining and Logging employment growth between June 1016 and June 2017 grew 7.1% while the national average grew 4.8%. Companies reporting the most employee growth in this supersector are:

  • Alliance Resource Partners, L.P.
  • One Gas, Inc.
  • Unit Corporation
  • Diamondback Energy Services LLC
  • Gulfport Energy Corporation
  • Seventy Seven Energy Inc.
  • Enxnet, Inc.

Oklahoma Occupations for Job Training

The following shows Oklahoma occupations with the largest proportion of employees, relative to the rest of the nation. For example, a location quotient of “5” indicates that the percentage of employees in the occupation is five times greater than for the entire nation.

Oklahoma Job Opportunities

Oklahoma Job Training Providers

Oklahoma has a variety of different training opportunities that you can access on the state government website, see Oklahoma Training. See OJT trainers in Oklahoma for additional training providers.

At OJT.com, we connect you with the best on-the-job training programs and on-the-job training providers in Oklahoma. Whether you are looking for job training manuals, job training videos, on the job training programs, or any other sort of job training programs in Oklahoma, OJT.com can help you.

Drop OJT.com a line today and let us help you with your job training needs! 

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