Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation

OJT for Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation: NAICS 485

The Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation subsector is part of the Transportation and Warehousing sector.

The Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation subsector includes the following industries:

  • Urban Transit Systems
  • Interurban and Rural Bus Transportation
  • Taxi and Limousine Service
  • School and Employee Bus Transportation
  • Charter Bus Industry
  • Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation

Subsector Context

The following chart breaks down the parent sector into its subsectors. It shows the percentage of people that these subsectors employ, relative to the entire sector, and the projected growth of these subsectors through 2026.

Largest Occupations

The following table shows the top 10 projected occupations, in size, for this subsector through 2026. It also shows the educational requirements and OJT requirements for these top-sized occupations. The OJT.com training directory provides a listing of the state-by-state training providers that can fulfill your on-the-job training requirements.

Largest Occupations in Subsector, Projected for 2026

Occupation 2026 Projected Employment (in thousands) 2026 Projected Percent of Subsector Percent Employment Change (2016-2026) Education Requirements OJT Requirements
Bus drivers, school or special client 212.4 43.5 11.4 High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training
Bus drivers, transit and intercity 79.4 16.2 10.5 High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training
Taxi drivers and chauffeurs 59.2 12.1 -24.5 No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training
Protective service workers, all other 25.1 5.1 4.7 High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training
Dispatchers, except police, fire, and ambulance 14.9 3.0 -16.1 High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training
Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists 14.2 2.9 8.0 High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training
First-line supervisors of transportation and material-moving machine and vehicle operators 9.5 1.9 8.4 High school diploma or equivalent None
Office clerks, general 7.2 1.5 -12.0 High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training
Customer service representatives 5.5 1.1 6.7 High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training
General and operations managers 5.4 1.1 1.2 Unknown Unknown

Growth Occupations

The following table shows the top 10 projected occupations, in growth, for this subsector through 2026. It also shows the educational requirements and OJT requirements for these top-growth occupations. The OJT.com training directory provides a listing of the state-by-state training providers that can fulfill your on-the-job training requirements.

Highest Growth Occupations in Subsector, Projected thru 2026

Occupation 2026 Projected Employment (in thousands) 2026 Projected Percent of Subsector Percent Employment Change (2016-2026) Education Requirements OJT Requirements
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 1.2 0.2 38.3 Postsecondary nondegree award None
Transportation workers, all other 0.8 0.2 34.7 High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training
Ambulance drivers and attendants, except emergency medical technicians 3.3 0.7 34.6 High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training
Material moving workers, all other 0.1 0.0 32.0 No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training
Public relations specialists 0.1 0.0 22.5 Bachelor’s degree None
Childcare workers 0.7 0.1 20.9 High school diploma or equivalent Short-term on-the-job training
Market research analysts and marketing specialists 0.3 0.1 19.8 Bachelor’s degree None
Production, planning, and expediting clerks 0.4 0.1 19.7 High school diploma or equivalent Moderate-term on-the-job training
Claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators 0.1 0.0 18.6 High school diploma or equivalent Long-term on-the-job training
Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 0.4 0.1 17.6 No formal educational credential Short-term on-the-job training

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