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Which Job Types Support Which Candidate? Who Will Be President? Part 7


PayScale Election Coverage

As the election nears, we’re monitoring any changes in our respondents’ support. We’re also providing unique new data you can’t find anywhere else. For example, this post dives into which job titles are most likely to support which candidate.

For our election coverage, PayScale surveyed 10,201 users between August 25, 2016 and October 3, 2016 to see how they’re casting their vote. We’ll update our election stats and infographics leading up to Nov. 8, and be sure to get out and vote!

The below charts show which job titles are most likely to support which candidate:

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Interesting takeaway:

  • Many of the titles that most favor Clinton are considered among the most socially conscious job types.


Interesting takeaway:

  • Many of the titles that most favor Trump are among the most male-dominated job types.


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