Occupational Employment Statistics

May 2003 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

NAICS 334400 - Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing

These national industry-specific occupational employment and wage estimates are calculated with data collected from employers of all sizes, in metropolitan and non-metropolitan areas in every State and the District of Columbia, in NAICS 334400 - Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing.

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NAICS Industry 334400 - Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing is part of: NAICS 334000 - Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing.

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NAICS 334400 - Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing

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All Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
00-0000 All Occupations 481,340 100.00% $17.61 $23.23 $48,320 1.9 %
Management Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
11-0000 Management Occupations 38,710 8.04% $48.40 $52.93 $110,100 1.4 %
11-1011 Chief Executives 2,120 0.44% (5) $88.64 $184,370 3.1 %
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 5,560 1.16% $56.92 $61.99 $128,930 1.9 %
11-2011 Advertising and Promotions Managers 200 0.04% $37.48 $41.78 $86,910 3.9 %
11-2021 Marketing Managers 2,890 0.60% $50.79 $52.03 $108,210 2.0 %
11-2022 Sales Managers 2,050 0.43% $47.93 $55.38 $115,190 4.2 %
11-2031 Public Relations Managers 30 0.01% $41.60 $47.07 $97,910 10.2 %
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers 980 0.20% $39.83 $42.76 $88,940 2.0 %
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 2,960 0.61% $45.86 $49.44 $102,830 3.1 %
11-3031 Financial Managers 3,020 0.63% $45.02 $48.30 $100,450 2.4 %
11-3040 Human Resources Managers 1,570 0.33% $42.64 $43.39 $90,240 2.1 %
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers 5,000 1.04% $38.82 $40.99 $85,270 1.5 %
11-3061 Purchasing Managers 1,330 0.28% $38.16 $40.77 $84,800 2.9 %
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 370 0.08% $35.91 $38.30 $79,660 2.6 %
11-9021 Construction Managers 50 0.01% $45.12 $43.39 $90,250 5.8 %
11-9041 Engineering Managers 8,430 1.75% $53.60 $55.32 $115,070 1.8 %
Business and Financial Operations Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
13-0000 Business and Financial Operations Occupations 20,360 4.23% $27.19 $28.81 $59,920 1.7 %
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products 260 0.05% $24.97 $26.66 $55,450 8.7 %
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 4,910 1.02% $23.44 $24.45 $50,850 1.4 %
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction, Health and Safety, and Transportation 180 0.04% $28.16 $28.38 $59,040 7.0 %
13-1051 Cost Estimators 530 0.11% $25.03 $28.56 $59,400 8.9 %
13-1071 Employment, Recruitment, and Placement Specialists 370 0.08% $25.16 $26.45 $55,020 2.4 %
13-1072 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 480 0.10% $25.94 $27.10 $56,370 1.7 %
13-1073 Training and Development Specialists 1,580 0.33% $20.57 $23.42 $48,720 5.4 %
13-1111 Management Analysts 1,110 0.23% $30.70 $31.90 $66,360 1.9 %
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors 3,280 0.68% $25.27 $26.89 $55,930 1.5 %
13-2031 Budget Analysts 290 0.06% $31.26 $30.38 $63,200 1.4 %
13-2041 Credit Analysts 240 0.05% $28.00 $29.84 $62,060 6.8 %
13-2051 Financial Analysts 1,870 0.39% $32.03 $33.25 $69,170 1.9 %
Computer and Mathematical Science Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
15-0000 Computer and Mathematical Science Occupations 29,500 6.13% $35.25 $35.83 $74,520 1.6 %
15-1011 Computer and Information Scientists, Research 590 0.12% $43.07 $43.65 $90,800 8.3 %
15-1021 Computer Programmers 3,080 0.64% $33.50 $35.74 $74,350 2.9 %
15-1031 Computer Software Engineers, Applications 8,500 1.77% $39.11 $38.93 $80,970 1.7 %
15-1032 Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software 5,670 1.18% $40.32 $40.76 $84,790 1.9 %
15-1041 Computer Support Specialists 3,890 0.81% $24.55 $27.07 $56,300 3.8 %
15-1051 Computer Systems Analysts 2,710 0.56% $33.69 $34.67 $72,110 2.9 %
15-1061 Database Administrators 730 0.15% $35.23 $35.58 $74,010 4.4 %
15-1071 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 1,670 0.35% $29.47 $31.36 $65,230 1.9 %
15-2091 Mathematical Technicians (6) (6) $22.84 $22.01 $45,790 2.1 %
Architecture and Engineering Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
17-0000 Architecture and Engineering Occupations 99,550 20.68% $28.09 $29.84 $62,070 1.6 %
17-2041 Chemical Engineers 860 0.18% $34.99 $35.88 $74,630 1.9 %
17-2051 Civil Engineers 270 0.06% $33.78 $33.61 $69,900 2.0 %
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers 14,060 2.92% $38.88 $39.45 $82,060 2.3 %
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 9,520 1.98% $36.24 $38.38 $79,830 1.9 %
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 13,480 2.80% $35.46 $36.48 $75,870 1.5 %
17-2081 Environmental Engineers 210 0.04% $29.02 $29.67 $61,720 1.8 %
17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 420 0.09% $31.89 $32.69 $67,990 2.2 %
17-2112 Industrial Engineers 9,070 1.88% $32.93 $34.21 $71,150 1.7 %
17-2131 Materials Engineers 1,730 0.36% $32.29 $33.65 $69,990 2.0 %
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers 4,180 0.87% $32.12 $33.29 $69,250 1.8 %
17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters 30 0.01% $19.79 $20.29 $42,210 5.6 %
17-3012 Electrical and Electronics Drafters 2,770 0.58% $20.82 $22.40 $46,600 3.9 %
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters 940 0.20% $24.15 $27.25 $56,690 6.7 %
17-3021 Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians (6) (6) $27.24 $29.15 $60,630 8.5 %
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians 21,220 4.41% $18.67 $19.50 $40,560 1.3 %
17-3024 Electro-Mechanical Technicians 2,360 0.49% $18.08 $18.58 $38,640 1.9 %
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians 290 0.06% $16.24 $16.82 $34,990 2.2 %
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians 9,560 1.99% $18.85 $20.46 $42,560 3.1 %
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians 2,000 0.42% $20.28 $20.90 $43,460 2.3 %
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
19-0000 Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 5,350 1.11% $29.73 $32.80 $68,220 4.9 %
19-2012 Physicists 130 0.03% $39.56 $39.14 $81,410 5.9 %
19-2031 Chemists 240 0.05% $25.00 $27.08 $56,320 6.7 %
19-3021 Market Research Analysts 2,790 0.58% $34.92 $37.22 $77,420 4.6 %
19-4031 Chemical Technicians 460 0.10% $16.32 $17.03 $35,410 3.0 %
Legal Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
23-0000 Legal Occupations 500 0.10% $54.65 $54.75 $113,890 3.6 %
23-1011 Lawyers 380 0.08% $60.49 $62.26 $129,490 3.7 %
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants 90 0.02% $29.77 $28.81 $59,930 3.9 %
Education, Training, and Library Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
25-0000 Education, Training, and Library Occupations (6) (6) $20.89 $22.00 $45,750 7.1 %
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
27-0000 Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations 1,630 0.34% $24.45 $25.84 $53,740 3.1 %
27-1014 Multi-Media Artists and Animators 40 0.01% $19.37 $20.20 $42,010 6.7 %
27-1021 Commercial and Industrial Designers 80 0.02% $23.04 $25.72 $53,500 6.3 %
27-1024 Graphic Designers 200 0.04% $22.45 $24.30 $50,540 6.3 %
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists 260 0.05% $30.88 $32.31 $67,200 2.8 %
27-3041 Editors 50 0.01% $23.60 $26.00 $54,080 7.8 %
27-3042 Technical Writers 860 0.18% $24.19 $25.12 $52,260 3.8 %
Healthcare Practitioner and Technical Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
29-0000 Healthcare Practitioner and Technical Occupations 360 0.07% $24.69 $24.39 $50,730 3.7 %
29-1111 Registered Nurses 150 0.03% $22.95 $22.63 $47,070 5.6 %
29-9010 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists and Technicians 150 0.03% $27.72 $26.83 $55,810 1.5 %
Protective Service Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
33-0000 Protective Service Occupations 580 0.12% $13.28 $16.60 $34,530 3.3 %
33-9032 Security Guards 470 0.10% $12.28 $13.51 $28,100 3.5 %
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
35-0000 Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 130 0.03% $10.10 $10.59 $22,020 2.3 %
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
37-0000 Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 1,970 0.41% $10.84 $12.24 $25,460 1.5 %
37-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers 200 0.04% $18.87 $20.38 $42,400 3.8 %
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 1,590 0.33% $10.37 $11.07 $23,030 1.1 %
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 100 0.02% $11.43 $12.34 $25,670 3.9 %
Sales and Related Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
41-0000 Sales and Related Occupations 9,770 2.03% $31.98 $33.54 $69,770 2.0 %
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales Workers 40 0.01% $23.65 $31.70 $65,950 15.9 %
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales Workers 690 0.14% $34.19 $36.74 $76,430 2.8 %
41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents 30 0.01% $22.20 $23.73 $49,370 8.2 %
41-4011 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 3,290 0.68% $30.33 $32.55 $67,700 3.1 %
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 2,580 0.54% $28.99 $31.54 $65,590 6.2 %
41-9031 Sales Engineers 2,670 0.55% $36.98 $37.50 $78,000 2.1 %
41-9041 Telemarketers 30 0.01% $15.54 $15.54 $32,320 13.9 %
Office and Administrative Support Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
43-0000 Office and Administrative Support Occupations 39,720 8.25% $15.25 $16.50 $34,330 1.1 %
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and Administrative Support Workers 2,260 0.47% $24.46 $25.75 $53,560 1.1 %
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 270 0.06% $11.85 $12.71 $26,440 3.2 %
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors 70 0.01% $16.21 $16.93 $35,210 3.3 %
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators 380 0.08% $14.24 $15.39 $32,010 3.9 %
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 3,400 0.71% $15.43 $15.86 $32,980 1.4 %
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 630 0.13% $16.60 $17.63 $36,660 2.7 %
43-3061 Procurement Clerks 870 0.18% $14.76 $15.16 $31,530 1.7 %
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 2,980 0.62% $17.29 $18.73 $38,950 2.4 %
43-4071 File Clerks 180 0.04% $14.09 $14.26 $29,650 1.8 %
43-4151 Order Clerks 890 0.18% $14.81 $15.70 $32,660 1.9 %
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 740 0.15% $16.72 $17.99 $37,430 2.2 %
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks 870 0.18% $12.41 $12.95 $26,940 2.7 %
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 5,170 1.07% $17.15 $18.24 $37,930 1.5 %
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 5,530 1.15% $12.13 $12.67 $26,350 0.9 %
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 3,360 0.70% $12.01 $12.55 $26,100 1.2 %
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 210 0.04% $12.17 $13.37 $27,810 2.9 %
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 5,000 1.04% $19.13 $20.30 $42,210 3.0 %
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 1,580 0.33% $14.74 $14.95 $31,090 2.2 %
43-9011 Computer Operators 280 0.06% $15.73 $16.41 $34,130 2.8 %
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers 390 0.08% $12.33 $12.60 $26,200 2.6 %
43-9022 Word Processors and Typists 70 0.01% $13.80 $14.51 $30,180 6.4 %
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 40 0.01% $12.89 $13.77 $28,650 4.5 %
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 3,460 0.72% $12.66 $13.62 $28,330 4.2 %
43-9111 Statistical Assistants 60 0.01% $15.42 $15.77 $32,790 5.3 %
Construction and Extraction Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
47-0000 Construction and Extraction Occupations 950 0.20% $19.99 $19.92 $41,430 2.9 %
47-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 90 0.02% $27.63 $26.93 $56,010 4.1 %
47-2031 Carpenters 90 0.02% $17.38 $16.56 $34,440 6.2 %
47-2111 Electricians 370 0.08% $20.84 $20.98 $43,630 2.3 %
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 90 0.02% $15.40 $15.96 $33,190 5.6 %
47-2211 Sheet Metal Workers 170 0.04% $15.05 $15.44 $32,120 5.1 %
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
49-0000 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 15,600 3.24% $20.53 $21.44 $44,600 1.6 %
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 1,250 0.26% $30.47 $31.76 $66,060 1.9 %
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 70 0.01% $19.08 $19.24 $40,010 4.7 %
49-2094 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 2,380 0.49% $21.70 $21.62 $44,980 6.1 %
49-2096 Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles (6) (6) $13.92 $14.51 $30,180 13.6 %
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 200 0.04% $22.92 $22.54 $46,880 2.7 %
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 3,110 0.65% $20.16 $20.68 $43,020 2.1 %
49-9042 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 5,680 1.18% $19.73 $20.33 $42,290 2.0 %
49-9044 Millwrights 60 0.01% $19.43 $19.17 $39,870 6.0 %
49-9098 Helpers—Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 170 0.04% $15.70 $16.92 $35,190 7.4 %
Production Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
51-0000 Production Occupations 209,260 43.47% $12.06 $13.31 $27,690 0.7 %
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers 14,090 2.93% $22.88 $24.00 $49,920 1.0 %
51-2021 Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers 6,400 1.33% $10.35 $10.60 $22,040 1.4 %
51-2022 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 57,770 12.00% $10.87 $11.56 $24,030 1.1 %
51-2023 Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers 4,940 1.03% $10.72 $11.60 $24,120 2.5 %
51-2031 Engine and Other Machine Assemblers (6) (6) $8.85 $10.42 $21,670 5.6 %
51-2041 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 210 0.04% $12.18 $13.34 $27,750 5.6 %
51-2092 Team Assemblers 20,100 4.18% $10.79 $11.44 $23,790 1.5 %
51-2093 Timing Device Assemblers, Adjusters, and Calibrators 440 0.09% $11.43 $12.16 $25,300 2.6 %
51-4011 Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 3,160 0.66% $12.09 $12.51 $26,030 2.6 %
51-4012 Numerical Tool and Process Control Programmers 540 0.11% $15.66 $15.78 $32,830 3.7 %
51-4021 Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 90 0.02% $12.25 $11.81 $24,570 4.9 %
51-4022 Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 100 0.02% $12.80 $13.72 $28,540 6.0 %
51-4023 Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 220 0.05% $10.59 $11.72 $24,380 5.1 %
51-4031 Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 2,240 0.47% $11.21 $12.41 $25,820 3.2 %
51-4032 Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,150 0.24% $11.29 $12.22 $25,410 2.3 %
51-4033 Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 470 0.10% $11.04 $12.00 $24,960 4.2 %
51-4034 Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 340 0.07% $12.52 $13.45 $27,970 6.0 %
51-4035 Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 180 0.04% $12.58 $13.05 $27,150 6.1 %
51-4041 Machinists 4,270 0.89% $16.07 $16.29 $33,890 2.0 %
51-4051 Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders 50 0.01% $15.55 $14.76 $30,710 4.9 %
51-4072 Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,940 0.40% $10.79 $11.74 $24,430 2.6 %
51-4081 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,160 0.24% $12.81 $13.65 $28,400 3.6 %
51-4111 Tool and Die Makers 920 0.19% $20.60 $20.69 $43,040 2.1 %
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 2,270 0.47% $10.83 $12.10 $25,170 3.4 %
51-4122 Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 1,070 0.22% $12.54 $13.09 $27,230 2.2 %
51-4191 Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 130 0.03% $12.17 $12.88 $26,780 4.5 %
51-4192 Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic 210 0.04% $13.91 $14.40 $29,940 4.9 %
51-4193 Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 3,680 0.76% $11.85 $12.23 $25,450 1.6 %
51-4194 Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners 90 0.02% $16.53 $17.19 $35,760 9.3 %
51-5022 Prepress Technicians and Workers 180 0.04% $11.79 $12.20 $25,380 4.6 %
51-5023 Printing Machine Operators 1,080 0.22% $11.78 $12.64 $26,300 2.6 %
51-8031 Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System Operators 170 0.04% $17.03 $17.21 $35,800 2.7 %
51-9011 Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders 570 0.12% $13.81 $13.94 $29,000 2.3 %
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders (6) (6) $14.58 $15.32 $31,870 2.1 %
51-9021 Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 190 0.04% $10.69 $10.92 $22,710 4.9 %
51-9022 Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand 150 0.03% $12.35 $12.31 $25,610 3.1 %
51-9023 Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 210 0.04% $11.08 $12.09 $25,140 4.8 %
51-9031 Cutters and Trimmers, Hand (6) (6) $8.59 $9.78 $20,350 5.6 %
51-9032 Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 140 0.03% $12.32 $13.52 $28,120 8.6 %
51-9041 Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 510 0.11% $11.74 $11.79 $24,530 4.6 %
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 17,670 3.67% $12.90 $13.60 $28,290 1.1 %
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 400 0.08% $11.85 $11.26 $23,410 4.4 %
51-9121 Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 1,120 0.23% $11.67 $12.25 $25,480 2.2 %
51-9123 Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers 270 0.06% $11.62 $11.91 $24,770 7.3 %
51-9131 Photographic Process Workers 50 0.01% $9.71 $10.53 $21,900 3.2 %
51-9141 Semiconductor Processors 44,090 9.16% $13.22 $14.08 $29,280 1.4 %
51-9192 Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders 90 0.02% $10.00 $10.67 $22,200 3.9 %
51-9194 Etchers and Engravers 250 0.05% $11.20 $11.52 $23,970 2.8 %
51-9195 Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic 250 0.05% $16.74 $16.63 $34,600 4.9 %
51-9198 Helpers—Production Workers 2,550 0.53% $9.90 $10.29 $21,390 3.1 %
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
53-0000 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 7,380 1.53% $11.06 $12.32 $25,620 2.3 %
53-1021 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand 350 0.07% $20.71 $21.88 $45,500 3.8 %
53-1031 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators (6) (6) $18.42 $19.21 $39,960 4.1 %
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer 70 0.01% $12.45 $13.37 $27,810 3.8 %
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light Or Delivery Services 290 0.06% $12.02 $12.73 $26,480 3.2 %
53-7011 Conveyor Operators and Tenders 40 0.01% $11.69 $11.58 $24,080 4.8 %
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 360 0.07% $12.09 $12.62 $26,250 4.0 %
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 3,180 0.66% $11.07 $11.61 $24,140 1.9 %
53-7063 Machine Feeders and Offbearers 1,430 0.30% $10.17 $10.46 $21,760 3.2 %
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand 1,050 0.22% $10.30 $10.55 $21,940 1.6 %

About May 2003 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

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

(1) Estimates for detailed occupations do not sum to the totals because the totals include occupations not shown separately. Estimates do not include self-employed workers.

(2) 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.

(3) 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.

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

(6) =Estimates not released.



Other OES estimates and related information:

May 2003 National Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates (cross-industry estimates)

May 2003 State Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates (cross-industry estimates)

May 2003 Metropolitan Area Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates (cross-industry estimates)

May 2003 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 Date: May 7, 2004

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