Marcia Hultman

Cabinet Secretary

Font Size: A A A

Labor Market Information Center

Labor Market Information for Career Exploration and Planning

Career Publications

Explore Occupations

Hot Careers

Occupational Data

Online Tools

South Dakota Career InSite

South Dakota Career Interest Survey

Words from Secretary Marcia Hultman about the importance of informed career decision-making

Career Publications

The LMIC publications listed are available below in Adobe PDF format. Because of a limited budget for developing and providing these materials, we encourage you to print your own materials. Having been developed with government funds, the materials are not copyrighted; please feel free to print as needed. Find select publications available in print.

Career resources flyer (covering all of LMIC's career publications and online resources)

Career resources order form (Microsoft Excel format or Adobe PDF format)

Publications Designed Specifically for Young Students

Career Peeks (activity packet for students in kindergarten through second grade)

Career Aware (activity booklet for students in grades three through five)

Career Wonders (for students in grades five through eight)

Publications for Middle School/Junior High, High School Students and Adults

Bookmark of Internet Addresses

Career Cluster Poster Series

Career Destinations (covering the career decision-making process with suggested resources)

Career Desintations in Spanish

Career Destinations in Karen

South Dakota Hot Trends in Health Care flyer

Occupational Profiles of Hot Careers

Pocket Resume

South Dakota Top 30 Careers flyer (Adobe PDF format; wage data updated June 2023)

Publications Available in Print

Select publications are available in print. For details on the print versions of these publications, please see the descriptions for publications on electronic order form. If you are interested in printed copies, please see our Ordering Publications page.

Explore Occupations

Explore Occupations by Career Cluster

Explore Occupations by Holland (RIASEC) Interest Area

Complete the South Dakota Career Interest Survey to Identify Interest Areas to Explore

Learn More About Registered Apprenticeship Career Opportunities

See also "More Online Tools" below for options to explore occupations using other agencies' resources

Occupational Data

Hot Careers

Occupational Employment Projections

Occupational Licensing Agencies in South Dakota

Occupational Wages

More Online Tools

Ability Profiler in O*Net

Career Exploration Tools in O*Net (Ability Profiler, Interest Profiler and more)

CareerOneStop career video library

CareerOneStop YouTube channel

GetMyFuture (in CareerOneStop)

Interest Profiler online (from O*Net)

Interest Profiler through other options, including paper and pencil

Resources for Relocating to and Working in South Dakota

Skills Matcher (from O*Net Online - Rate your levels on 40 key workplace skills and find matching careers.)

South Dakota Career InSite

South Dakota Career Interest Survey (Microsoft Excel format)

Work Importance Locator in O*Net

See also our Links to Specific Resources within O*Net Online page for links to more resources in O*Net

See also our Related Sites page listing more online resources for career planning and job seeking information

Other Resources

South Dakota Career Interest Survey (Adobe PDF format) - See also the Excel format above, which is self-scoring. With the printer-friendly PDF format, users will need to respond on paper, tally their own responses and add their scores manually.