O*NET® Database Releases Archive

The current production release of the O*NET database is 24.0; see our O*NET Database page for more information. Current and previous releases as well as transitional releases of the database can be obtained below.

For more details about each release, refer to the O*NET Database Update Summary (PDF). For additional update information, see O*NET Occupation Update Summary.

Researchers conducting longitudinal studies: see O*NET Longitudinal Data Updates (XLSX).

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O*NET 24.0 August 2019
100 occupations updated

Current production database

Data Dictionary: onlinePDF

O*NET 23.3 May 2019

Data Dictionary: onlinePDF

O*NET 23.2 February 2019

Data Dictionary: onlinePDF

O*NET 23.1 November 2018

Data Dictionary: onlinePDF

O*NET 23.0 August 2018
100 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: onlinePDF

O*NET 22.3 May 2018

Data Dictionary: onlinePDF

O*NET 22.2 February 2018

Data Dictionary: onlinePDF

O*NET 22.1 October 2017

Data Dictionary: onlinePDF

O*NET 22.0 August 2017
100 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: onlinePDF

O*NET 21.2 February 2017

Data Dictionary: onlinePDF

O*NET 21.1 November 2016

Data Dictionary: onlinePDF

O*NET 21.0 August 2016
116 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: onlinePDF

O*NET 20.2 February 2016

Data Dictionary: onlinePDF

O*NET 20.0 August 2015
102 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 19.0 July 2014
126 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 18.1 March 2014

Release of the newly developed Detailed Work Activities (DWAs)

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 18.0 July 2013
105 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 17.0 July 2012
108 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 16.0 July 2011
107 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 15.1 February 2011

Release of the updated O*NET taxonomy - O*NET-SOC 2010, based on the 2010 SOC standard

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 15.0 July 2010
120 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 14.0 June 2009
117 occupations updated

Release of the updated O*NET taxonomy - O*NET-SOC 2009

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 13.0 June 2008
108 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 12.0 June 2007
100 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 11.0 December 2006
101 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 10.0 June 2006
100 occupations updated

Release of the updated O*NET taxonomy - O*NET-SOC 2006

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 9.0 December 2005
100 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 8.0 June 2005
100 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 7.0 December 2004
100 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 6.0 July 2004
126 occupations updated

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 5.1 November 2003

Occupational-level and item-level metadata added to the O*NET database

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET 5.0 April 2003
54 occupations updated

First update of database from Data Collection Program

Data Dictionary: PDF

O*NET Transitional Databases