Occupational Employment Statistics

1999 Metropolitan Area Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN-WI MSA

These estimates are calculated with data collected from employers in all industry divisions in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN-WI MSA, a metropolitan statistical area that includes parts of Minnesota and Wisconsin.

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Management Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
11-0000 Management Occupations 107,360 $33.61 $36.41 $75,740 2.1 %
11-1011 Chief Executives 10,440 $67.83 $58.26 $121,180 3.6 %
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 27,680 $30.52 $34.42 $71,600 2.5 %
11-1031 Legislators 210 $6.33 $10.04 $20,890 9.5 %
11-2011 Advertising and Promotions Managers 1,830 $29.09 $33.92 $70,560 4.0 %
11-2021 Marketing Managers 3,900 $38.20 $38.82 $80,740 4.2 %
11-2022 Sales Managers 6,420 $34.41 $37.15 $77,280 2.9 %
11-2031 Public Relations Managers 530 $29.47 $30.92 $64,320 3.9 %
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers 3,610 $29.17 $29.68 $61,740 3.0 %
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 6,000 $39.52 $39.79 $82,770 2.9 %
11-3031 Financial Managers 7,470 $34.44 $37.33 $77,650 2.7 %
11-3040 Human Resources Managers (3) 3,270 $30.68 $30.48 $63,400 1.8 %
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers (3) 2,950 $31.87 $32.02 $66,610 2.7 %
11-3061 Purchasing Managers (3) 2,150 $25.90 $27.78 $57,780 3.1 %
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 1,410 $25.13 $27.24 $56,650 5.6 %
11-9021 Construction Managers 2,580 $31.16 $33.95 $70,610 4.5 %
11-9031 Education Administrators, Preschool and Child Care Center/Program 470 $12.37 $14.23 $29,590 9.9 %
11-9032 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 1,920 (2) (2) $75,710 1.6 %
11-9033 Education Administrators, Postsecondary 780 $33.37 $35.62 $74,100 8.5 %
11-9041 Engineering Managers 3,580 $41.00 $41.81 $86,970 2.7 %
11-9051 Food Service Managers 2,970 $15.46 $18.76 $39,030 18.2 %
11-9061 Funeral Directors (3) (5) $19.51 $22.34 $46,470 14.5 %
11-9071 Gaming Managers 40 $22.75 $21.77 $45,280 8.6 %
11-9081 Lodging Managers 270 $13.85 $15.57 $32,380 5.6 %
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers 2,260 $27.60 $30.78 $64,020 2.8 %
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers 690 $41.88 $42.75 $88,910 6.8 %
11-9131 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents 120 $24.29 $24.44 $50,840 1.0 %
11-9141 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 1,410 $16.49 $18.16 $37,770 10.1 %
11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers 820 $20.07 $23.59 $49,070 8.2 %
Business and Financial Operations Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
13-0000 Business and Financial Operations Occupations 90,060 $21.01 $22.94 $47,710 1.6 %
13-1021 Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products (5) $20.60 $24.88 $51,740 5.0 %
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products (3) 3,220 $18.25 $19.63 $40,840 1.8 %
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products (3) 4,660 $20.16 $20.96 $43,600 1.0 %
13-1031 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators 2,650 $24.16 $26.55 $55,230 5.3 %
13-1032 Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage (3) (5) $18.22 $19.09 $39,700 2.9 %
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction, Health and Safety, and Transportation 1,820 $23.05 $23.74 $49,380 2.5 %
13-1051 Cost Estimators (3) 2,490 $21.56 $22.98 $47,800 1.9 %
13-1061 Emergency Management Specialists 150 $16.83 $19.34 $40,230 5.8 %
13-1071 Employment, Recruitment, and Placement Specialists 5,750 $22.03 $24.50 $50,970 14.0 %
13-1072 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 1,850 $16.90 $19.28 $40,090 6.5 %
13-1073 Training and Development Specialists 3,720 $19.24 $19.98 $41,560 3.5 %
13-1111 Management Analysts 6,380 $25.79 $27.08 $56,320 4.4 %
13-1121 Meeting and Convention Planners 650 $15.00 $15.69 $32,630 4.1 %
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors (3) 16,300 $19.59 $21.17 $44,040 1.2 %
13-2021 Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate (3) 1,840 $20.01 $21.20 $44,090 7.1 %
13-2031 Budget Analysts (3) 1,010 $22.95 $24.02 $49,950 1.4 %
13-2041 Credit Analysts (3) 1,580 $17.60 $18.88 $39,280 2.8 %
13-2051 Financial Analysts 2,810 $29.32 $32.77 $68,170 9.5 %
13-2052 Personal Financial Advisors 330 $13.11 $17.47 $36,330 22.8 %
13-2053 Insurance Underwriters (3) 2,040 $21.39 $22.79 $47,400 3.0 %
13-2061 Financial Examiners 300 $28.56 $28.91 $60,130 4.3 %
13-2071 Loan Counselors 70 $25.07 $23.42 $48,710 16.8 %
13-2072 Loan Officers 3,090 $24.39 $26.12 $54,330 6.4 %
13-2082 Tax Preparers (3) 430 $22.15 $23.28 $48,430 5.5 %
Computer and Mathematical Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
15-0000 Computer and Mathematical Occupations 58,320 $25.31 $26.82 $55,780 2.4 %
15-1011 Computer and Information Scientists, Research 870 $35.29 $33.87 $70,440 7.1 %
15-1021 Computer Programmers (3) 9,370 $24.18 $25.59 $53,220 2.1 %
15-1031 Computer Software Engineers, Applications 6,090 $27.03 $28.42 $59,110 2.6 %
15-1032 Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software 3,590 $29.42 $29.96 $62,320 2.9 %
15-1041 Computer Support Specialists 12,150 $18.59 $19.30 $40,150 2.8 %
15-1051 Computer Systems Analysts 10,180 $27.94 $29.17 $60,680 2.1 %
15-1061 Database Administrators (3) 2,200 $24.71 $26.65 $55,430 2.8 %
15-1071 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 5,200 $22.19 $23.29 $48,440 3.8 %
15-1081 Network Systems and Data Communications Analysts 1,490 $27.37 $28.56 $59,400 3.6 %
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts 890 $24.68 $26.61 $55,350 5.4 %
15-2041 Statisticians (3) 120 $25.09 $25.95 $53,970 2.3 %
Architecture and Engineering Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
17-0000 Architecture and Engineering Occupations 44,260 $24.12 $25.54 $53,120 2.8 %
17-1011 Architects, Except Landscape and Naval (3) 1,560 $23.36 $25.62 $53,280 3.7 %
17-1012 Landscape Architects (3) 340 $20.90 $22.70 $47,210 4.1 %
17-1021 Cartographers and Photogrammetrists 110 $19.14 $19.27 $40,070 3.0 %
17-1022 Surveyors (5) $19.66 $20.68 $43,020 6.7 %
17-2011 Aerospace Engineers (3) (5) $32.44 $30.68 $63,810 3.9 %
17-2031 Biomedical Engineers 40 $26.06 $26.32 $54,740 4.3 %
17-2041 Chemical Engineers (3) (5) $27.88 $28.92 $60,160 2.3 %
17-2051 Civil Engineers (3) 2,790 $24.93 $25.09 $52,190 1.5 %
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers 700 $29.88 $29.15 $60,630 5.9 %
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 1,720 $28.94 $29.29 $60,930 4.2 %
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 3,810 $33.71 $33.75 $70,210 4.2 %
17-2081 Environmental Engineers 360 $25.68 $26.73 $55,600 5.9 %
17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 340 $22.91 $22.45 $46,690 9.1 %
17-2112 Industrial Engineers 5,300 $28.75 $30.00 $62,390 6.4 %
17-2131 Materials Engineers (3) 210 $29.98 $29.82 $62,020 2.6 %
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers (3) 4,490 $26.39 $27.06 $56,280 1.3 %
17-2151 Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers (5) $25.85 $29.66 $61,690 17.9 %
17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters 1,540 $17.22 $18.11 $37,670 5.8 %
17-3012 Electrical and Electronics Drafters 390 $20.23 $20.59 $42,830 2.5 %
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters 1,960 $18.29 $18.77 $39,050 2.4 %
17-3021 Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians (5) $21.92 $21.54 $44,800 5.4 %
17-3022 Civil Engineering Technicians (3) 1,250 $21.08 $20.99 $43,650 1.4 %
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians 2,460 $19.26 $19.74 $41,060 2.2 %
17-3024 Electro-Mechanical Technicians 720 $18.77 $18.90 $39,300 2.8 %
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians 70 $21.20 $19.63 $40,830 10.9 %
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians (3) 2,720 $20.45 $22.01 $45,770 2.9 %
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians 1,660 $21.05 $21.46 $44,640 4.0 %
17-3031 Surveying and Mapping Technicians (3) 150 $14.84 $15.33 $31,890 2.7 %
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
19-0000 Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 17,440 $21.03 $24.05 $50,030 6.3 %
19-1010 Agricultural and Food Scientists (3) 110 $25.76 $27.00 $56,170 3.4 %
19-1021 Biochemists and Biophysicists 40 $25.39 $26.86 $55,860 6.1 %
19-1022 Microbiologists 240 $20.19 $20.65 $42,940 9.8 %
19-1023 Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 60 $21.12 $22.96 $47,770 8.1 %
19-1031 Conservation Scientists 110 $20.34 $20.74 $43,130 4.5 %
19-1032 Foresters 80 $18.08 $18.82 $39,140 9.1 %
19-1041 Epidemiologists 50 $33.50 $33.88 $70,470 5.4 %
19-1042 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists (5) $21.64 $21.71 $45,160 2.7 %
19-2031 Chemists (3) 1,730 $23.74 $24.18 $50,290 3.1 %
19-2032 Materials Scientists (5) $31.51 $30.02 $62,440 19.0 %
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 480 $18.05 $19.40 $40,340 14.5 %
19-2042 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers (5) $16.37 $19.85 $41,290 14.4 %
19-2043 Hydrologists 130 $28.90 $28.05 $58,350 7.7 %
19-3011 Economists 90 $27.33 $30.43 $63,280 6.9 %
19-3021 Market Research Analysts 3,730 $29.90 $30.97 $64,420 6.6 %
19-3022 Survey Researchers 180 $14.81 $17.38 $36,140 11.9 %
19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 2,740 $19.75 $21.85 $45,450 6.8 %
19-3032 Industrial-Organizational Psychologists (5) $38.51 $37.78 $78,590 3.4 %
19-3051 Urban and Regional Planners (3) 390 $23.45 $24.52 $50,990 5.3 %
19-4011 Agricultural and Food Science Technicians (5) $12.58 $13.58 $28,240 4.8 %
19-4021 Biological Technicians 230 $14.60 $15.33 $31,890 4.8 %
19-4031 Chemical Technicians 580 $16.49 $17.02 $35,390 2.9 %
19-4091 Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health 60 $16.22 $17.12 $35,610 4.1 %
Community and Social Services Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
21-0000 Community and Social Services Occupations 23,970 $14.09 $15.71 $32,680 4.9 %
21-1011 Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors 660 $14.02 $14.84 $30,860 4.3 %
21-1012 Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors (3) 1,510 $16.67 $18.57 $38,630 3.1 %
21-1013 Marriage and Family Therapists 80 $15.97 $16.80 $34,950 6.2 %
21-1014 Mental Health Counselors 830 $15.84 $18.05 $37,540 8.8 %
21-1015 Rehabilitation Counselors 930 $12.98 $13.48 $28,040 12.1 %
21-1021 Child, Family, and School Social Workers 5,590 $13.44 $16.17 $33,640 10.3 %
21-1022 Medical and Public Health Social Workers 1,840 $15.66 $17.10 $35,570 4.8 %
21-1023 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers 880 $16.33 $17.39 $36,180 6.1 %
21-1091 Health Educators 930 $16.36 $17.37 $36,120 3.6 %
21-1092 Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists 760 $24.02 $23.80 $49,500 5.9 %
21-1093 Social and Human Service Assistants 5,650 $11.44 $12.01 $24,970 4.3 %
21-2011 Clergy (3) 350 $14.91 $14.68 $30,540 4.1 %
21-2021 Directors, Religious Activities and Education (3) 160 $15.12 $15.37 $31,970 2.3 %
Legal Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
23-0000 Legal Occupations 11,140 $29.59 $32.37 $67,330 3.1 %
23-1011 Lawyers 7,020 $38.40 $40.09 $83,390 2.9 %
23-1022 Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators 50 $22.78 $25.72 $53,500 16.8 %
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants 2,340 $18.05 $18.29 $38,040 2.6 %
23-2092 Law Clerks (3) 110 $12.72 $13.83 $28,760 2.6 %
23-2093 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers (3) 420 $13.75 $15.04 $31,290 3.5 %
Education, Training, and Library Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
25-0000 Education, Training, and Library Occupations 87,250 $16.61 $18.50 $38,480 4.3 %
25-1011 Business Teachers, Postsecondary (3) (5) (2) (2) $58,820 10.2 %
25-1021 Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary (3) (5) (2) (2) $55,840 5.1 %
25-1022 Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary (3) 250 (2) (2) $63,340 7.5 %
25-1042 Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary (5) (2) (2) $76,390 6.0 %
25-1052 Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary (3) 100 (2) (2) $64,800 6.0 %
25-1063 Economics Teachers, Postsecondary (3) 90 (2) (2) $73,980 12.2 %
25-1064 Geography Teachers, Postsecondary (3) 50 (2) (2) $63,650 6.5 %
25-1066 Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary (3) 210 (2) (2) $59,500 8.2 %
25-1067 Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary (5) (2) (2) $71,160 7.0 %
25-1072 Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary (3) 160 (2) (2) $54,400 2.6 %
25-1081 Education Teachers, Postsecondary (3) 150 (2) (2) $49,120 6.1 %
25-1082 Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary (3) 40 (2) (2) $52,670 4.8 %
25-1121 Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary (3) 310 (2) (2) $52,340 6.7 %
25-1122 Communications Teachers, Postsecondary (3) (5) (2) (2) $48,000 5.3 %
25-1123 English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary (3) 250 (2) (2) $48,820 2.0 %
25-1124 Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary (3) (5) (2) (2) $42,460 3.4 %
25-1125 History Teachers, Postsecondary (3) 110 (2) (2) $60,610 8.1 %
25-1126 Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary (3) (5) (2) (2) $46,290 7.1 %
25-1191 Graduate Teaching Assistants (5) (2) (2) $29,330 2.6 %
25-1193 Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 60 (2) (2) $58,090 4.0 %
25-1194 Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 940 $13.86 $17.47 $36,340 20.0 %
25-2011 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education (3) 5,300 $9.86 $10.91 $22,690 6.4 %
25-2012 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education (3) 1,610 (2) (2) $40,360 2.8 %
25-2021 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education (3) 16,520 (2) (2) $42,220 2.0 %
25-2022 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education 6,690 (2) (2) $42,150 2.7 %
25-2023 Vocational Education Teachers, Middle School 30 (2) (2) $36,950 11.3 %
25-2031 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education 10,390 (2) (2) $44,650 2.1 %
25-2032 Vocational Education Teachers, Secondary School 420 (2) (2) $44,380 2.0 %
25-2041 Special Education Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, and Elementary School 2,660 (2) (2) $43,020 1.9 %
25-2042 Special Education Teachers, Middle School 1,130 (2) (2) $39,500 2.0 %
25-2043 Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 1,740 (2) (2) $42,690 1.7 %
25-3011 Adult Literacy, Remedial Education, and Ged Teachers and Instructors 100 $16.00 $17.72 $36,850 11.5 %
25-3021 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers (5) $12.98 $14.15 $29,440 9.4 %
25-4010 Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians (3) 270 $18.74 $20.09 $41,780 3.9 %
25-4021 Librarians (3) 1,590 $20.04 $20.56 $42,770 2.3 %
25-4031 Library Technicians 1,250 $12.74 $13.49 $28,060 2.9 %
25-9011 Audio-Visual Collections Specialists 60 $17.56 $16.96 $35,280 5.3 %
25-9031 Instructional Coordinators 1,020 $19.80 $20.93 $43,540 3.1 %
25-9041 Teacher Assistants (3) 15,740 (2) (2) $22,220 1.6 %
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
27-0000 Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations 27,920 $16.38 $17.61 $36,630 5.6 %
27-1011 Art Directors 700 $25.16 $28.09 $58,420 5.1 %
27-1013 Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators 380 $19.64 $20.24 $42,110 5.3 %
27-1014 Multi-Media Artists and Animators 500 $20.98 $21.17 $44,040 4.7 %
27-1021 Commercial and Industrial Designers 560 $21.57 $21.90 $45,560 13.0 %
27-1023 Floral Designers 420 $10.00 $12.38 $25,740 8.2 %
27-1024 Graphic Designers 2,460 $17.10 $18.14 $37,730 4.0 %
27-1025 Interior Designers (3) 910 $15.83 $19.11 $39,750 8.9 %
27-1026 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers (3) (5) $9.42 $10.35 $21,540 5.1 %
27-2011 Actors 1,250 (2) (2) $31,580 5.3 %
27-2012 Producers and Directors 420 (2) (2) $42,130 5.7 %
27-2022 Coaches and Scouts 1,730 (2) (2) $28,600 12.5 %
27-2032 Choreographers 170 $21.11 $21.78 $45,310 5.0 %
27-2041 Music Directors and Composers (5) (2) (2) $29,880 14.3 %
27-2042 Musicians and Singers (5) (2) (2) $47,010 25.1 %
27-3010 Announcers (3) (5) $11.23 $12.98 $27,010 8.0 %
27-3020 News Analysts, Reporters and Correspondents (3) 650 $17.91 $20.62 $42,890 8.4 %
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists (3) 3,290 $18.82 $19.59 $40,740 3.4 %
27-3041 Editors 2,020 $18.43 $21.07 $43,820 2.8 %
27-3042 Technical Writers 1,300 $22.72 $22.42 $46,640 3.2 %
27-3043 Writers and Authors 1,250 $23.24 $22.91 $47,660 4.1 %
27-3091 Interpreters and Translators 370 $15.44 $15.65 $32,550 3.8 %
27-4011 Audio and Video Equipment Technicians 120 $17.26 $15.98 $33,230 4.5 %
27-4012 Broadcast Technicians 350 $13.19 $15.09 $31,400 9.6 %
27-4014 Sound Engineering Technicians (5) $11.40 $11.52 $23,970 6.6 %
27-4021 Photographers (3) 1,260 $14.07 $17.25 $35,880 10.8 %
27-4031 Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture (3) 100 $17.29 $16.76 $34,860 7.4 %
27-4032 Film and Video Editors (3) (5) $20.03 $23.31 $48,480 9.3 %
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
29-0000 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 81,360 $19.96 $22.91 $47,660 3.8 %
29-1011 Chiropractors (5) $41.12 $39.76 $82,700 14.9 %
29-1020 Dentists 1,470 (4) $56.96 $118,480 25.3 %
29-1031 Dietitians and Nutritionists (3) 290 $18.64 $18.77 $39,050 1.1 %
29-1041 Optometrists 200 $36.62 $35.53 $73,900 2.1 %
29-1051 Pharmacists (3) 2,480 $33.06 $31.45 $65,410 0.9 %
29-1062 Family and General Practitioners 2,130 $63.89 $58.41 $121,490 9.7 %
29-1063 Internists, General (5) $55.07 $55.53 $115,500 14.1 %
29-1064 Obstetricians and Gynecologists 140 (4) $67.43 $140,260 16.1 %
29-1065 Pediatricians, General 220 $54.71 $54.41 $113,160 5.2 %
29-1067 Surgeons 580 (4) $64.60 $134,370 15.3 %
29-1071 Physician Assistants (3) 740 $29.62 $27.00 $56,150 7.0 %
29-1081 Podiatrists (5) $30.29 $32.05 $66,670 14.4 %
29-1111 Registered Nurses (3) 28,600 $23.63 $24.48 $50,930 1.7 %
29-1121 Audiologists 90 $22.96 $23.45 $48,780 3.0 %
29-1122 Occupational Therapists (3) 1,330 $21.68 $21.69 $45,120 1.5 %
29-1123 Physical Therapists (3) 1,700 $24.24 $25.14 $52,300 1.0 %
29-1124 Radiation Therapists (3) 160 $18.91 $19.04 $39,600 2.9 %
29-1125 Recreational Therapists (3) 510 $14.65 $14.68 $30,540 2.6 %
29-1126 Respiratory Therapists (3) 900 $19.54 $20.07 $41,750 1.2 %
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists 1,080 $20.50 $21.06 $43,800 3.3 %
29-1131 Veterinarians 520 $25.61 $26.92 $56,000 9.8 %
29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists (3) 1,920 $19.90 $19.63 $40,830 1.8 %
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians (3) 1,680 $14.11 $14.43 $30,010 1.9 %
29-2021 Dental Hygienists (3) 4,240 $24.93 $26.00 $54,090 3.2 %
29-2031 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians (3) 190 $17.77 $17.37 $36,140 2.0 %
29-2032 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 200 $20.48 $20.80 $43,260 2.5 %
29-2033 Nuclear Medicine Technologists (3) 150 $20.34 $20.53 $42,700 1.5 %
29-2034 Radiologic Technologists and Technicians 2,340 $16.48 $17.21 $35,800 1.5 %
29-2041 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics (3) 2,090 $12.62 $13.04 $27,120 5.2 %
29-2051 Dietetic Technicians (3) (5) $11.88 $11.25 $23,410 12.1 %
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians (3) 2,870 $10.03 $10.27 $21,360 1.5 %
29-2054 Respiratory Therapy Technicians (5) $14.04 $14.02 $29,160 2.5 %
29-2055 Surgical Technologists (3) 660 $15.37 $15.27 $31,760 1.3 %
29-2056 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 760 $11.63 $11.69 $24,310 2.9 %
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses (3) 9,390 $14.52 $14.82 $30,830 0.8 %
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 2,290 $10.13 $10.69 $22,230 1.5 %
29-2081 Opticians, Dispensing (3) 1,040 $11.62 $12.27 $25,530 3.6 %
29-2091 Orthotists and Prosthetists 80 $27.31 $26.00 $54,090 11.9 %
29-9010 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists and Technicians 260 $21.71 $22.86 $47,540 4.3 %
29-9091 Athletic Trainers (5) (2) (2) $37,650 4.5 %
Healthcare Support Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
31-0000 Healthcare Support Occupations 41,430 $10.91 $11.27 $23,450 2.1 %
31-1011 Home Health Aides (3) 12,200 $9.46 $9.35 $19,460 1.3 %
31-1012 Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants (3) 15,190 $10.82 $10.80 $22,470 0.8 %
31-1013 Psychiatric Aides (3) (5) $10.20 $10.50 $21,850 5.2 %
31-2011 Occupational Therapist Assistants 250 $16.65 $16.57 $34,470 1.9 %
31-2012 Occupational Therapist Aides 150 $11.34 $12.76 $26,530 4.4 %
31-2021 Physical Therapist Assistants 670 $16.06 $16.92 $35,190 2.8 %
31-2022 Physical Therapist Aides 240 $9.68 $9.73 $20,240 6.4 %
31-9011 Massage Therapists 540 $16.27 $16.43 $34,170 6.8 %
31-9091 Dental Assistants (3) 3,060 $13.91 $14.26 $29,650 3.4 %
31-9092 Medical Assistants 4,130 $11.86 $11.80 $24,540 1.8 %
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers 160 $11.52 $11.32 $23,540 2.1 %
31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists 1,280 $13.95 $13.86 $28,840 1.2 %
31-9095 Pharmacy Aides (3) 360 $9.80 $9.89 $20,560 2.4 %
31-9096 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 620 $8.59 $8.77 $18,230 7.4 %
Protective Service Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
33-0000 Protective Service Occupations 23,560 $10.22 $12.64 $26,290 6.7 %
33-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives (3) 630 $29.27 $28.59 $59,470 1.6 %
33-1021 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers (3) 200 $12.68 $16.97 $35,290 10.2 %
33-2011 Fire Fighters (3) (5) $8.73 $9.37 $19,490 4.5 %
33-2021 Fire Inspectors and Investigators (3) 50 $20.93 $20.23 $42,080 4.3 %
33-3012 Correctional Officers and Jailers (3) 990 $15.47 $15.33 $31,890 6.0 %
33-3021 Detectives and Criminal Investigators (3) 370 $24.14 $24.69 $51,360 1.9 %
33-3041 Parking Enforcement Workers (3) (5) $13.19 $12.69 $26,390 11.0 %
33-3051 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers (3) 2,830 $20.90 $20.23 $42,070 1.7 %
33-9021 Private Detectives and Investigators 270 $12.89 $15.14 $31,480 9.1 %
33-9031 Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators 60 $12.32 $11.48 $23,890 26.0 %
33-9032 Security Guards (3) 11,470 $9.46 $9.83 $20,450 1.7 %
33-9091 Crossing Guards (3) (5) $6.39 $7.58 $15,780 17.1 %
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
35-0000 Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 116,390 $7.14 $7.81 $16,250 1.4 %
35-1011 Chefs and Head Cooks 1,140 $12.45 $13.78 $28,660 5.4 %
35-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 9,870 $10.94 $11.52 $23,960 3.4 %
35-2011 Cooks, Fast Food (3) 14,300 $6.63 $6.97 $14,500 4.2 %
35-2012 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria (3) 3,310 $10.17 $10.52 $21,890 1.5 %
35-2014 Cooks, Restaurant (3) 5,570 $9.33 $9.26 $19,250 1.2 %
35-2015 Cooks, Short Order (3) 1,810 $8.77 $8.73 $18,150 2.8 %
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers 7,470 $9.14 $9.30 $19,350 2.1 %
35-3011 Bartenders (3) 6,420 $6.95 $7.21 $15,010 1.7 %
35-3021 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food (3) 23,480 $7.08 $7.23 $15,040 1.2 %
35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop (3) 2,530 $7.55 $7.72 $16,050 2.8 %
35-3031 Waiters and Waitresses (3) 23,100 $5.99 $6.19 $12,870 1.0 %
35-3041 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant (3) 1,990 $7.46 $7.59 $15,790 2.3 %
35-9011 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers (3) 4,550 $6.37 $6.78 $14,090 2.0 %
35-9021 Dishwashers 5,410 $7.56 $7.56 $15,710 5.5 %
35-9031 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop (3) 3,730 $7.68 $7.78 $16,190 1.5 %
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
37-0000 Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 46,070 $9.41 $10.37 $21,570 2.1 %
37-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers (3) 2,820 $13.05 $13.79 $28,680 2.0 %
37-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers 920 $18.18 $21.92 $45,590 13.8 %
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners (3) 24,280 $9.01 $9.64 $20,050 1.6 %
37-2012 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners (3) 9,310 $8.32 $8.60 $17,890 1.5 %
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 5,540 $10.35 $11.01 $22,900 2.5 %
37-3012 Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation (3) (5) $13.55 $14.51 $30,170 5.3 %
37-3013 Tree Trimmers and Pruners (3) (5) $12.03 $11.82 $24,580 4.8 %
Personal Care and Service Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
39-0000 Personal Care and Service Occupations 33,280 $9.52 $10.46 $21,750 4.3 %
39-1011 Gaming Supervisors 560 $15.93 $15.33 $31,890 8.7 %
39-1021 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service Workers 2,220 $12.79 $14.19 $29,520 5.2 %
39-2011 Animal Trainers (3) (5) $17.73 $14.87 $30,920 19.1 %
39-2021 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers (5) $7.99 $8.21 $17,090 5.8 %
39-3021 Motion Picture Projectionists (3) 170 $7.24 $7.72 $16,050 4.9 %
39-3031 Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers (3) (5) $6.23 $6.32 $13,150 4.2 %
39-3091 Amusement and Recreation Attendants 2,340 $7.44 $9.67 $20,110 11.1 %
39-3093 Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants 230 $7.54 $7.62 $15,840 6.2 %
39-5011 Barbers (3) 60 $13.26 $13.15 $27,360 9.7 %
39-5012 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 5,500 $10.04 $11.30 $23,510 3.4 %
39-5092 Manicurists and Pedicurists (3) 310 $8.43 $9.59 $19,960 3.9 %
39-5094 Skin Care Specialists 200 $13.60 $13.53 $28,140 8.7 %
39-6011 Baggage Porters and Bellhops (3) 200 $6.10 $6.72 $13,980 5.6 %
39-6012 Concierges 170 $9.91 $10.37 $21,570 5.5 %
39-6021 Tour Guides and Escorts (5) $8.87 $11.50 $23,910 13.7 %
39-6031 Flight Attendants (3) 1,370 (2) (2) $37,480 2.5 %
39-6032 Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants and Baggage Porters (3) 70 $6.60 $7.70 $16,020 8.1 %
39-9011 Child Care Workers (3) 3,690 $7.41 $7.59 $15,790 1.7 %
39-9021 Personal and Home Care Aides (3) 4,750 $9.02 $9.14 $19,010 2.0 %
39-9031 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 1,490 $7.37 $9.01 $18,740 6.8 %
39-9032 Recreation Workers 1,260 $10.47 $12.67 $26,360 9.3 %
39-9041 Residential Advisors (5) $7.76 $8.32 $17,300 6.0 %
Sales and Related Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
41-0000 Sales and Related Occupations 186,730 $10.56 $14.95 $31,100 2.5 %
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales Workers 16,550 $14.25 $16.25 $33,800 3.7 %
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales Workers 6,110 $27.89 $30.64 $63,730 3.2 %
41-2011 Cashiers (3) 41,170 $7.63 $7.85 $16,320 0.8 %
41-2012 Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers 380 $9.42 $9.00 $18,730 6.6 %
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks (3) 5,030 $7.18 $7.88 $16,380 1.8 %
41-2022 Parts Salespersons (3) 2,580 $13.57 $14.31 $29,770 3.9 %
41-2031 Retail Salespersons (3) 51,340 $8.09 $9.61 $19,980 1.5 %
41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents (3) 1,110 $19.62 $22.67 $47,150 4.9 %
41-3021 Insurance Sales Agents 2,560 $24.95 $27.66 $57,540 10.2 %
41-3031 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 3,330 $31.71 $35.70 $74,270 5.0 %
41-3041 Travel Agents (3) 3,100 $11.92 $12.47 $25,930 2.5 %
41-4011 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products (3) 4,880 $23.96 $27.54 $57,290 2.9 %
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products (3) 22,850 $20.60 $24.29 $50,530 2.4 %
41-9011 Demonstrators and Product Promoters (3) 910 $8.89 $10.31 $21,440 5.1 %
41-9012 Models (3) (5) $6.24 $6.35 $13,220 4.5 %
41-9021 Real Estate Brokers (5) $18.54 $21.37 $44,440 18.1 %
41-9022 Real Estate Sales Agents (3) 920 $19.63 $23.21 $48,290 17.0 %
41-9031 Sales Engineers (3) 2,810 $24.27 $27.78 $57,790 4.1 %
41-9041 Telemarketers 4,880 $12.92 $14.29 $29,710 10.1 %
41-9091 Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers 230 $12.51 $14.58 $30,330 12.8 %
Office and Administrative Support Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
43-0000 Office and Administrative Support Occupations 312,010 $12.46 $13.19 $27,440 0.8 %
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and Administrative Support Workers (3) 20,770 $17.83 $18.84 $39,180 1.0 %
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service (3) 2,930 $10.55 $10.64 $22,140 0.8 %
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors (3) 4,430 $12.64 $13.25 $27,550 3.0 %
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators (3) 7,500 $12.03 $12.41 $25,810 1.5 %
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks (3) 20,920 $12.65 $13.11 $27,260 1.0 %
43-3041 Gaming Cage Workers 540 $11.50 $11.03 $22,930 8.5 %
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks (3) 2,580 $14.07 $14.38 $29,900 1.2 %
43-3061 Procurement Clerks (3) 890 $12.61 $13.06 $27,160 1.5 %
43-3071 Tellers (3) 3,910 $8.90 $8.95 $18,620 1.5 %
43-4011 Brokerage Clerks (3) 1,810 $13.80 $14.17 $29,480 3.4 %
43-4021 Correspondence Clerks 450 $11.89 $11.81 $24,570 4.5 %
43-4041 Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks 1,850 $14.60 $14.91 $31,000 3.2 %
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 34,050 $12.20 $12.82 $26,670 2.2 %
43-4061 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs 1,430 $16.68 $16.92 $35,190 3.0 %
43-4071 File Clerks (3) 3,160 $9.29 $9.41 $19,570 1.8 %
43-4081 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks (3) 1,390 $8.12 $8.27 $17,190 1.5 %
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan (3) 1,940 $9.89 $10.19 $21,180 2.2 %
43-4121 Library Assistants, Clerical 770 $9.91 $9.91 $20,600 3.8 %
43-4131 Loan Interviewers and Clerks 3,710 $12.53 $12.83 $26,690 2.5 %
43-4141 New Accounts Clerks (3) 1,300 $10.69 $10.91 $22,690 2.6 %
43-4151 Order Clerks 6,310 $11.57 $12.01 $24,980 3.2 %
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping (3) 2,000 $13.93 $14.21 $29,560 0.9 %
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks (3) 15,380 $10.27 $10.36 $21,540 1.0 %
43-4181 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks (5) $9.57 $9.59 $19,940 4.0 %
43-5011 Cargo and Freight Agents (3) 900 $14.51 $14.18 $29,500 4.2 %
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers (3) 1,200 $10.30 $10.28 $21,380 2.5 %
43-5031 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers (3) 360 $16.27 $16.44 $34,190 1.6 %
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance (3) 3,090 $14.12 $15.22 $31,660 3.3 %
43-5041 Meter Readers, Utilities (3) 440 $13.30 $15.16 $31,530 3.3 %
43-5052 Postal Service Mail Carriers 4,030 $18.38 $17.78 $36,990 2.3 %
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks (3) 3,810 $15.57 $15.96 $33,190 1.7 %
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks (3) 10,850 $11.49 $12.06 $25,070 0.8 %
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers (3) 21,520 $9.68 $10.68 $22,220 1.4 %
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping (3) 650 $10.34 $11.55 $24,030 3.1 %
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 17,870 $15.27 $15.71 $32,670 1.6 %
43-6012 Legal Secretaries (3) 4,810 $14.10 $14.28 $29,690 3.6 %
43-6013 Medical Secretaries (3) 3,320 $11.77 $12.10 $25,160 2.0 %
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 13,500 $13.03 $13.30 $27,670 1.5 %
43-9011 Computer Operators (3) 2,380 $14.67 $15.00 $31,190 1.3 %
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers (3) 6,910 $10.58 $10.99 $22,860 1.1 %
43-9022 Word Processors and Typists (3) 2,650 $12.24 $12.68 $26,370 1.2 %
43-9031 Desktop Publishers 1,420 $14.88 $15.01 $31,230 3.7 %
43-9041 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 7,570 $13.18 $13.68 $28,450 1.8 %
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service (3) 2,930 $9.39 $9.70 $20,170 1.8 %
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 35,640 $11.48 $11.78 $24,510 1.2 %
43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer (3) 1,970 $10.87 $11.03 $22,950 2.9 %
43-9081 Proofreaders and Copy Markers (3) 390 $11.23 $12.03 $25,020 2.6 %
43-9111 Statistical Assistants (3) (5) $10.63 $11.78 $24,510 3.3 %
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
45-0000 Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations 1,520 $10.76 $11.56 $24,040 15.1 %
45-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers 80 $15.55 $17.26 $35,900 15.6 %
45-2011 Agricultural Inspectors 60 $13.73 $14.80 $30,780 4.8 %
45-2041 Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products (3) (5) $9.02 $10.62 $22,080 3.5 %
45-2091 Agricultural Equipment Operators (3) (5) $8.88 $9.38 $19,510 3.8 %
45-2092 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse (5) $7.35 $8.03 $16,700 9.5 %
45-2093 Farmworkers, Farm and Ranch Animals (3) (5) $7.85 $7.87 $16,370 9.0 %
45-4011 Forest and Conservation Workers 200 $14.73 $14.30 $29,730 4.8 %
Construction and Extraction Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
47-0000 Construction and Extraction Occupations 61,170 $21.60 $20.89 $43,450 2.1 %
47-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 7,050 $27.17 $27.13 $56,430 2.9 %
47-2011 Boilermakers (3) (5) $23.01 $21.25 $44,200 7.8 %
47-2021 Brickmasons and Blockmasons 1,520 $23.63 $22.28 $46,340 4.7 %
47-2031 Carpenters 9,390 $18.58 $18.48 $38,440 7.3 %
47-2041 Carpet Installers (3) (5) $22.20 $21.27 $44,250 3.4 %
47-2044 Tile and Marble Setters 540 $21.36 $20.51 $42,650 9.9 %
47-2051 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 1,370 $18.75 $18.53 $38,540 5.7 %
47-2061 Construction Laborers 5,200 $19.16 $17.86 $37,150 7.2 %
47-2071 Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators (3) 470 $19.00 $19.02 $39,570 3.4 %
47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators (3) 3,300 $20.90 $20.19 $41,990 1.9 %
47-2081 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 850 $23.08 $21.95 $45,660 5.4 %
47-2082 Tapers (3) 510 $21.41 $20.27 $42,150 2.4 %
47-2111 Electricians 5,430 $23.04 $22.75 $47,310 6.1 %
47-2121 Glaziers (5) $18.79 $20.18 $41,980 25.1 %
47-2130 Insulation Workers (3) (5) $15.87 $18.85 $39,200 7.4 %
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 2,790 $23.30 $21.49 $44,700 4.5 %
47-2151 Pipelayers (3) 150 $19.55 $20.28 $42,190 3.7 %
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters (3) 4,670 $25.10 $25.00 $52,000 2.0 %
47-2161 Plasterers and Stucco Masons (3) 720 $19.99 $22.57 $46,950 8.6 %
47-2171 Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers (3) (5) $20.57 $19.16 $39,850 5.4 %
47-2181 Roofers (3) 900 $16.51 $17.85 $37,120 3.1 %
47-2211 Sheet Metal Workers (3) 4,390 $16.40 $18.21 $37,880 5.1 %
47-2221 Structural Iron and Steel Workers (3) (5) $26.35 $26.33 $54,760 8.5 %
47-3011 Helpers—Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters (3) 770 $20.19 $18.46 $38,390 3.1 %
47-3012 Helpers—Carpenters (3) 530 $12.82 $13.93 $28,980 5.6 %
47-3013 Helpers—Electricians (5) $11.75 $11.52 $23,970 3.5 %
47-3014 Helpers—Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons (3) 470 $13.75 $14.61 $30,390 9.5 %
47-3015 Helpers—Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters (3) 430 $10.93 $11.62 $24,160 3.6 %
47-3016 Helpers—Roofers (3) 200 $13.41 $13.73 $28,560 3.4 %
47-4011 Construction and Building Inspectors (3) 300 $21.64 $21.78 $45,300 2.0 %
47-4021 Elevator Installers and Repairers (3) (5) $25.87 $25.81 $53,690 4.9 %
47-4041 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers (3) (5) $18.67 $18.60 $38,690 2.7 %
47-4071 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners (3) 180 $12.79 $13.02 $27,090 3.7 %
47-5021 Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas (3) 120 $15.42 $16.82 $34,990 7.2 %
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
49-0000 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 59,530 $16.49 $17.17 $35,720 1.9 %
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 6,390 $20.29 $21.00 $43,680 2.2 %
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 5,580 $15.00 $15.62 $32,490 5.1 %
49-2021 Radio Mechanics (3) 30 $18.90 $18.83 $39,160 5.5 %
49-2022 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 930 $23.03 $21.60 $44,930 3.5 %
49-2091 Avionics Technicians 40 $23.49 $22.69 $47,200 7.4 %
49-2094 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 450 $20.49 $20.77 $43,200 4.3 %
49-2097 Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers (5) $7.80 $9.31 $19,370 13.1 %
49-2098 Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers (5) $12.03 $13.86 $28,830 21.9 %
49-3011 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 1,410 $17.26 $17.59 $36,580 5.7 %
49-3021 Automotive Body and Related Repairers 1,800 $24.65 $24.94 $51,880 9.5 %
49-3022 Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers (5) $16.04 $18.41 $38,280 11.3 %
49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics (3) 6,210 $16.26 $15.99 $33,250 2.1 %
49-3031 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists (3) 4,860 $18.00 $17.75 $36,910 1.8 %
49-3041 Farm Equipment Mechanics (3) (5) $13.61 $14.19 $29,520 7.8 %
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines (3) 1,370 $18.44 $18.09 $37,620 1.9 %
49-3051 Motorboat Mechanics 240 $14.87 $14.69 $30,560 6.4 %
49-3052 Motorcycle Mechanics (3) 110 $11.67 $11.72 $24,370 2.5 %
49-3053 Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics 370 $11.90 $11.79 $24,520 6.9 %
49-3091 Bicycle Repairers (3) (5) $8.98 $9.24 $19,210 6.5 %
49-3092 Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians (5) $12.22 $12.68 $26,380 7.6 %
49-3093 Tire Repairers and Changers (3) 800 $8.50 $8.91 $18,540 2.4 %
49-9011 Mechanical Door Repairers (5) $16.57 $16.64 $34,610 4.1 %
49-9012 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door 520 $22.12 $20.04 $41,680 16.2 %
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers (3) 840 $17.83 $17.83 $37,090 3.7 %
49-9031 Home Appliance Repairers 1,590 $18.60 $18.52 $38,520 3.5 %
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 1,510 $20.51 $20.90 $43,480 2.9 %
49-9042 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General (3) 9,090 $14.53 $14.55 $30,270 1.8 %
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery (3) 690 $15.59 $16.21 $33,720 1.8 %
49-9044 Millwrights (3) (5) $22.60 $21.04 $43,750 4.8 %
49-9051 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers (3) 760 $23.42 $23.12 $48,090 3.6 %
49-9052 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers (3) 2,700 $15.61 $16.20 $33,700 5.5 %
49-9061 Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers (3) (5) $21.01 $20.81 $43,280 18.9 %
49-9062 Medical Equipment Repairers (3) 160 $16.48 $16.12 $33,530 5.8 %
49-9063 Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners (3) 50 $15.28 $14.99 $31,170 11.1 %
49-9091 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers 60 $11.65 $12.78 $26,570 11.8 %
49-9094 Locksmiths and Safe Repairers (3) 160 $11.99 $12.47 $25,930 3.9 %
49-9098 Helpers—Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers (3) 1,840 $9.49 $10.84 $22,550 4.4 %
Production Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
51-0000 Production Occupations 173,710 $13.51 $14.26 $29,670 1.3 %
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers 10,700 $20.30 $21.31 $44,330 2.6 %
51-2021 Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers (3) 630 $10.21 $13.01 $27,070 5.1 %
51-2022 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 8,530 $12.30 $12.33 $25,640 4.0 %
51-2023 Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers 1,550 $14.40 $13.79 $28,680 3.8 %
51-2031 Engine and Other Machine Assemblers (5) $15.09 $14.80 $30,780 2.8 %
51-2041 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 940 $14.41 $14.23 $29,610 4.1 %
51-2091 Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators (5) $10.61 $11.67 $24,270 4.4 %
51-2092 Team Assemblers 17,520 $11.69 $11.80 $24,530 2.1 %
51-2093 Timing Device Assemblers, Adjusters, and Calibrators (5) $12.16 $12.15 $25,260 3.0 %
51-3011 Bakers (3) 2,950 $10.71 $11.30 $23,500 3.0 %
51-3021 Butchers and Meat Cutters 980 $18.21 $17.17 $35,710 4.0 %
51-3022 Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers (3) 590 $9.12 $9.34 $19,420 5.1 %
51-3023 Slaughterers and Meat Packers 400 $8.58 $8.56 $17,800 2.8 %
51-3091 Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders 60 $8.35 $9.83 $20,450 17.6 %
51-3092 Food Batchmakers 340 $13.24 $13.39 $27,840 5.1 %
51-3093 Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders 550 $16.89 $16.51 $34,340 7.3 %
51-4011 Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 4,190 $15.52 $15.53 $32,310 2.9 %
51-4012 Numerical Tool and Process Control Programmers 920 $20.51 $21.24 $44,170 2.2 %
51-4021 Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,410 $12.01 $12.07 $25,110 5.3 %
51-4022 Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 470 $9.80 $9.70 $20,170 4.6 %
51-4023 Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 360 $12.83 $13.61 $28,320 5.5 %
51-4031 Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 8,260 $12.86 $12.78 $26,570 1.8 %
51-4032 Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,000 $14.54 $14.92 $31,030 2.4 %
51-4033 Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,730 $14.90 $15.01 $31,210 3.4 %
51-4034 Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,020 $16.44 $16.28 $33,860 2.7 %
51-4035 Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 850 $16.15 $16.17 $33,630 4.5 %
51-4041 Machinists 8,490 $16.10 $16.56 $34,440 3.4 %
51-4051 Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders (3) 130 $15.06 $14.59 $30,350 3.3 %
51-4052 Pourers and Casters, Metal (3) (5) $14.20 $14.04 $29,210 2.4 %
51-4061 Model Makers, Metal and Plastic 240 $15.49 $16.71 $34,750 7.0 %
51-4062 Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic (5) $18.50 $18.14 $37,740 3.9 %
51-4071 Foundry Mold and Coremakers (5) $14.70 $15.35 $31,920 7.8 %
51-4072 Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,890 $11.44 $11.85 $24,650 3.0 %
51-4081 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic (3) 820 $16.36 $16.63 $34,600 4.2 %
51-4111 Tool and Die Makers (3) 2,990 $20.54 $20.26 $42,150 1.4 %
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers (3) 4,700 $15.07 $15.29 $31,790 1.4 %
51-4122 Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders (3) 470 $14.54 $14.58 $30,330 1.9 %
51-4191 Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic (3) 410 $13.59 $14.10 $29,330 2.5 %
51-4192 Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic 200 $18.03 $19.47 $40,500 11.8 %
51-4193 Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic (3) 1,770 $13.71 $13.49 $28,060 2.4 %
51-4194 Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners (3) 450 $14.79 $15.51 $32,260 2.5 %
51-5011 Bindery Workers 2,730 $12.25 $13.33 $27,730 3.2 %
51-5012 Bookbinders (3) (5) $16.57 $15.15 $31,500 13.6 %
51-5021 Job Printers (3) 740 $15.02 $15.34 $31,900 2.8 %
51-5022 Prepress Technicians and Workers 1,550 $15.81 $16.09 $33,480 5.9 %
51-5023 Printing Machine Operators (3) 4,950 $15.88 $16.55 $34,420 2.1 %
51-6011 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 1,660 $9.39 $9.37 $19,480 1.6 %
51-6021 Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials (3) 900 $9.29 $9.06 $18,840 2.4 %
51-6031 Sewing Machine Operators (3) 2,310 $9.59 $9.88 $20,550 2.4 %
51-6041 Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers 150 $9.10 $9.15 $19,020 6.6 %
51-6052 Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers (3) 320 $10.29 $10.87 $22,610 2.5 %
51-6062 Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders (5) $8.48 $9.35 $19,450 6.6 %
51-6092 Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers (3) 70 $10.44 $10.83 $22,530 4.6 %
51-6093 Upholsterers (3) (5) $11.52 $12.43 $25,850 5.7 %
51-7011 Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters 5,060 $12.17 $12.35 $25,690 3.9 %
51-7021 Furniture Finishers (3) (5) $11.74 $11.76 $24,470 1.9 %
51-7041 Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood (3) (5) $12.19 $12.16 $25,290 3.2 %
51-7042 Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing 1,390 $11.84 $11.85 $24,640 3.5 %
51-8012 Power Distributors and Dispatchers (3) 110 $23.95 $24.75 $51,470 6.6 %
51-8013 Power Plant Operators 440 $24.53 $23.89 $49,690 5.3 %
51-8031 Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System Operators (3) 290 $17.77 $17.65 $36,720 1.8 %
51-8091 Chemical Plant and System Operators (3) (5) $23.31 $21.97 $45,700 5.3 %
51-8092 Gas Plant Operators (3) 160 $19.93 $20.71 $43,080 2.8 %
51-9011 Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders (3) (5) $16.00 $16.29 $33,890 3.7 %
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders (3) (5) $14.94 $15.01 $31,210 3.9 %
51-9021 Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 340 $17.98 $17.08 $35,520 3.9 %
51-9022 Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand (3) 280 $12.62 $12.96 $26,950 2.0 %
51-9023 Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders (5) $14.82 $14.39 $29,930 3.2 %
51-9031 Cutters and Trimmers, Hand 590 $22.66 $18.84 $39,190 13.6 %
51-9032 Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders (3) (5) $14.54 $14.68 $30,540 2.3 %
51-9041 Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders (3) 1,260 $13.03 $13.40 $27,870 2.5 %
51-9051 Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders (3) (5) $20.67 $19.25 $40,050 10.3 %
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers (3) 6,110 $13.82 $14.48 $30,120 1.4 %
51-9071 Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers (3) 530 $11.92 $13.19 $27,430 6.6 %
51-9081 Dental Laboratory Technicians (3) 1,210 $11.99 $12.96 $26,950 6.3 %
51-9083 Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians (3) (5) $12.08 $11.90 $24,750 4.8 %
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 3,840 $12.73 $12.77 $26,560 3.5 %
51-9121 Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders (3) 1,460 $13.95 $14.52 $30,210 3.3 %
51-9122 Painters, Transportation Equipment (3) 600 $20.60 $18.67 $38,830 6.8 %
51-9123 Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers (3) 360 $11.32 $12.30 $25,590 3.8 %
51-9131 Photographic Process Workers (3) 360 $11.37 $11.79 $24,510 5.7 %
51-9132 Photographic Processing Machine Operators (3) 500 $8.69 $9.55 $19,870 3.6 %
51-9191 Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders (3) 140 $12.04 $12.21 $25,400 4.1 %
51-9192 Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders 180 $13.18 $12.62 $26,240 4.9 %
51-9194 Etchers and Engravers (3) 230 $11.97 $12.98 $27,000 5.5 %
51-9195 Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic 380 $14.86 $14.46 $30,080 4.1 %
51-9196 Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders (3) (5) $12.96 $13.39 $27,850 4.4 %
51-9198 Helpers—Production Workers 4,750 $9.74 $10.24 $21,290 4.2 %
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (1) Mean RSE
53-0000 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 124,970 $11.84 $13.46 $28,000 4.0 %
53-1011 Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 140 $18.87 $18.36 $38,180 7.3 %
53-1021 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand 2,500 $18.31 $19.49 $40,540 2.6 %
53-1031 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators 4,290 $19.09 $21.25 $44,190 3.9 %
53-2011 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers 3,440 (2) (2) $70,530 9.9 %
53-2012 Commercial Pilots 50 (2) (2) $47,330 28.3 %
53-2022 Airfield Operations Specialists (5) $19.40 $21.12 $43,920 12.7 %
53-3011 Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians (3) (5) $7.52 $7.70 $16,020 4.5 %
53-3021 Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity (3) 5,570 $17.04 $15.18 $31,580 4.4 %
53-3022 Bus Drivers, School (3) 6,010 $11.61 $11.56 $24,050 2.0 %
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers (3) (5) $8.39 $10.34 $21,500 8.6 %
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer 15,640 $17.50 $17.92 $37,270 2.1 %
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light Or Delivery Services 12,670 $12.13 $13.23 $27,530 8.2 %
53-3041 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs (3) 2,710 $8.43 $8.54 $17,750 2.7 %
53-5021 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels (3) 110 $18.15 $17.52 $36,450 9.1 %
53-6021 Parking Lot Attendants (3) 700 $7.69 $7.71 $16,030 2.6 %
53-6031 Service Station Attendants (3) 2,280 $7.69 $8.18 $17,020 2.7 %
53-6051 Transportation Inspectors (3) (5) $24.45 $25.68 $53,420 5.3 %
53-7011 Conveyor Operators and Tenders (3) (5) $11.20 $12.08 $25,130 3.9 %
53-7021 Crane and Tower Operators (3) 380 $15.73 $16.61 $34,560 2.7 %
53-7032 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators (3) 710 $21.42 $20.86 $43,380 3.3 %
53-7041 Hoist and Winch Operators (3) 140 $22.75 $22.00 $45,760 6.8 %
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators (3) 7,560 $13.11 $13.46 $27,990 1.6 %
53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment (3) 3,960 $8.18 $9.13 $18,990 7.0 %
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 28,380 $10.10 $11.00 $22,880 2.3 %
53-7063 Machine Feeders and Offbearers (3) (5) $10.18 $10.67 $22,190 1.6 %
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand (3) 9,760 $8.41 $8.71 $18,110 1.5 %
53-7072 Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers (3) (5) $17.62 $16.83 $35,010 8.5 %
53-7081 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors (3) 1,900 $13.90 $14.28 $29,690 3.6 %

About 1999 National, State, and Metropolitan Area Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

Estimates for residual, "All Other", occupations are not available.

(1) Annual wages have been calculated by multiplying the hourly mean wage by a "year-round, full-time" hours figure of 2,080 hours; for those occupations where there is not an hourly mean wage published, the annual wage has been directly calculated from the reported survey data.

(2) = Hourly wage rates for occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available.

(3) = Wage rates are calculated using three years of data: 1997, 1998, and 1999.

(4) = Median hourly wage is equal to or greater than $70.00 per hour.

(5) = Estimates not released due to high relative standard error.

The relative standard error (RSE) is a measure of the reliability of a survey statistic. The smaller the relative standard error, the more precise the estimate.



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1999 National Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

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1999 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

Technical notes

List of Occupations in SOC Code Number Order

List of Occupations in Alphabetical Order

Last modified: October 16, 2001

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