Occupational Employment Statistics

May 2003 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

NAICS 518200 - Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services

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 518200 - Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services.

These and other data elements, including the 10th, 25th, 75th, and 90th percentile wages are available in the downloadable Excel files (XLS).

NAICS Industry 518200 - Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services is part of: NAICS 518000 - Internet Service Providers, Web Search Portals, and Data Processing Service.

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NAICS 518200 - Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services

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All Occupations top
Employment Estimates Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
00-0000 All Occupations 286,290 100.00% $20.87 $24.65 $51,280 1.4 %
Management Occupations top
Employment Estimates Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
11-0000 Management Occupations 25,030 8.74% $44.00 $48.31 $100,490 2.2 %
11-1011 Chief Executives 830 0.29% (5) $82.34 $171,280 3.2 %
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 4,840 1.69% $50.45 $57.30 $119,190 3.6 %
11-2011 Advertising and Promotions Managers 150 0.05% $40.03 $42.25 $87,870 8.4 %
11-2021 Marketing Managers 1,370 0.48% $43.49 $45.97 $95,630 1.9 %
11-2022 Sales Managers 2,790 0.97% $44.28 $48.76 $101,430 12.5 %
11-2031 Public Relations Managers 160 0.06% $34.92 $38.53 $80,150 5.7 %
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers 1,870 0.65% $24.09 $27.32 $56,820 10.2 %
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 7,690 2.69% $45.40 $47.78 $99,390 1.6 %
11-3031 Financial Managers 2,720 0.95% $41.81 $44.89 $93,380 2.0 %
11-3040 Human Resources Managers 820 0.29% $42.30 $43.33 $90,140 3.1 %
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers 100 0.03% $34.44 $34.73 $72,250 3.7 %
11-3061 Purchasing Managers (6) (6) $38.54 $38.16 $79,380 5.0 %
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers (6) (6) $28.27 $33.70 $70,100 7.1 %
11-9041 Engineering Managers 230 0.08% $50.21 $51.49 $107,090 3.4 %
Business and Financial Operations Occupations top
Employment Estimates Wage Estimates
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 24,610 8.60% $26.02 $27.83 $57,890 2.2 %
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 390 0.14% $23.59 $25.59 $53,240 2.2 %
13-1031 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators (6) (6) $16.17 $18.20 $37,860 5.2 %
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction, Health and Safety, and Transportation 180 0.06% $24.52 $24.10 $50,130 4.3 %
13-1051 Cost Estimators (6) (6) $24.73 $26.78 $55,700 5.5 %
13-1071 Employment, Recruitment, and Placement Specialists 1,150 0.40% $27.36 $29.15 $60,630 3.8 %
13-1072 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 500 0.17% $24.82 $25.97 $54,030 2.1 %
13-1073 Training and Development Specialists 1,600 0.56% $23.43 $24.38 $50,710 1.8 %
13-1111 Management Analysts 5,840 2.04% $26.87 $28.85 $60,000 2.5 %
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors 2,740 0.96% $23.65 $25.90 $53,870 2.3 %
13-2021 Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate (6) (6) $26.90 $26.70 $55,540 2.3 %
13-2031 Budget Analysts (6) (6) $28.70 $30.92 $64,320 6.0 %
Computer and Mathematical Science Occupations top
Employment Estimates Wage Estimates
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 92,060 32.16% $29.71 $30.66 $63,760 1.0 %
15-1011 Computer and Information Scientists, Research 900 0.31% $45.87 $44.12 $91,770 3.5 %
15-1021 Computer Programmers 18,670 6.52% $29.49 $30.50 $63,450 1.5 %
15-1031 Computer Software Engineers, Applications 11,480 4.01% $34.04 $35.77 $74,400 2.0 %
15-1032 Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software 9,520 3.33% $35.71 $35.65 $74,140 2.5 %
15-1041 Computer Support Specialists 13,000 4.54% $19.04 $20.05 $41,700 2.1 %
15-1051 Computer Systems Analysts 17,460 6.10% $32.21 $32.61 $67,840 1.7 %
15-1061 Database Administrators 2,760 0.96% $31.37 $32.49 $67,580 1.7 %
15-1071 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 8,380 2.93% $27.95 $29.90 $62,190 1.8 %
15-1081 Network Systems and Data Communications Analysts 4,320 1.51% $28.74 $29.99 $62,380 2.3 %
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts 2,170 0.76% $32.48 $33.02 $68,690 2.7 %
15-2041 Statisticians (6) (6) $19.53 $22.11 $45,980 8.0 %
Architecture and Engineering Occupations top
Employment Estimates Wage Estimates
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 5,450 1.90% $29.91 $31.22 $64,950 2.9 %
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers 810 0.28% $38.34 $38.33 $79,720 5.3 %
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 450 0.16% $33.98 $34.36 $71,480 2.2 %
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer (6) (6) $26.60 $27.12 $56,410 8.6 %
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians (6) (6) $23.20 $23.15 $48,150 4.5 %
17-3031 Surveying and Mapping Technicians (6) (6) $14.48 $15.65 $32,550 8.1 %
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 880 0.31% $28.66 $30.94 $64,360 2.2 %
19-3021 Market Research Analysts 680 0.24% $29.75 $31.97 $66,500 2.8 %
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 650 0.23% $31.66 $43.62 $90,740 8.6 %
23-1011 Lawyers 310 0.11% $63.46 $67.83 $141,080 3.2 %
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants 210 0.07% $21.91 $23.42 $48,710 3.3 %
23-2093 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers (6) (6) $13.14 $15.35 $31,940 6.3 %
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) $19.90 $19.36 $40,260 3.0 %
25-4021 Librarians (6) (6) $21.02 $21.00 $43,680 1.9 %
25-4031 Library Technicians 40 0.01% $14.06 $14.51 $30,190 11.4 %
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 2,810 0.98% $21.45 $22.49 $46,790 3.7 %
27-1014 Multi-Media Artists and Animators 80 0.03% $20.34 $20.89 $43,450 4.7 %
27-1024 Graphic Designers 300 0.10% $20.92 $21.81 $45,370 3.8 %
27-3041 Editors 270 0.09% $15.29 $17.14 $35,650 11.7 %
27-3042 Technical Writers 1,110 0.39% $25.13 $26.03 $54,150 2.5 %
27-3043 Writers and Authors 30 0.01% $20.70 $22.61 $47,030 5.3 %
27-4011 Audio and Video Equipment Technicians (6) (6) $20.25 $25.65 $53,350 21.2 %
27-4021 Photographers (6) (6) $10.80 $14.28 $29,700 11.1 %
27-4032 Film and Video Editors (6) (6) $14.00 $18.11 $37,670 11.3 %
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 (6) (6) $17.38 $22.50 $46,800 19.4 %
29-1111 Registered Nurses 120 0.04% $17.92 $18.24 $37,950 6.9 %
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians (6) (6) $12.82 $12.80 $26,610 10.8 %
Healthcare 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)
31-0000 Healthcare Support Occupations 90 0.03% $11.30 $12.22 $25,420 7.0 %
31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists 90 0.03% $11.30 $12.25 $25,470 7.0 %
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 310 0.11% $15.77 $18.11 $37,660 5.8 %
33-9032 Security Guards (6) (6) $11.96 $12.40 $25,800 3.7 %
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 90 0.03% $7.78 $8.73 $18,150 16.0 %
35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 50 0.02% $7.15 $8.06 $16,760 14.7 %
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 740 0.26% $7.02 $8.78 $18,270 3.9 %
37-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers (6) (6) $16.37 $17.94 $37,310 4.4 %
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 660 0.23% $6.85 $7.90 $16,440 4.3 %
Personal Care and 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)
39-0000 Personal Care and Service Occupations (6) (6) $10.93 $12.65 $26,320 13.5 %
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 13,120 4.58% $26.12 $30.65 $63,750 3.6 %
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales Workers 100 0.03% $30.30 $30.00 $62,390 9.9 %
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales Workers 1,250 0.44% $23.95 $30.48 $63,400 6.0 %
41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents 270 0.09% $27.50 $30.79 $64,050 6.2 %
41-4011 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 3,410 1.19% $36.35 $38.18 $79,410 4.5 %
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 1,470 0.51% $22.45 $26.38 $54,880 4.7 %
41-9031 Sales Engineers 320 0.11% $40.38 $45.95 $95,580 10.4 %
41-9041 Telemarketers (6) (6) $10.09 $11.21 $23,320 4.5 %
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 109,930 38.40% $11.89 $13.39 $27,840 1.0 %
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and Administrative Support Workers 6,640 2.32% $20.54 $22.19 $46,160 1.7 %
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 740 0.26% $10.44 $10.69 $22,240 3.0 %
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors 1,730 0.60% $12.89 $14.12 $29,370 4.8 %
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators 2,130 0.74% $12.08 $12.39 $25,760 1.8 %
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 5,910 2.06% $14.25 $15.14 $31,480 3.4 %
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 580 0.20% $14.16 $15.06 $31,330 4.1 %
43-3061 Procurement Clerks (6) (6) $16.06 $15.95 $33,170 3.1 %
43-3071 Tellers 1,290 0.45% $11.70 $11.82 $24,580 2.7 %
43-4021 Correspondence Clerks (6) (6) $11.80 $14.69 $30,560 14.2 %
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 17,890 6.25% $13.28 $14.84 $30,880 2.6 %
43-4071 File Clerks 1,840 0.64% $10.88 $11.57 $24,070 4.3 %
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan (6) (6) $8.42 $10.74 $22,340 11.8 %
43-4151 Order Clerks 440 0.15% $12.56 $13.54 $28,160 2.7 %
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 440 0.15% $16.33 $17.09 $35,540 3.1 %
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks 910 0.32% $11.35 $11.58 $24,080 1.6 %
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers 630 0.22% $9.86 $10.45 $21,730 2.8 %
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance (6) (6) $13.52 $13.78 $28,660 5.7 %
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 1,670 0.58% $13.82 $15.06 $31,320 3.1 %
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 1,080 0.38% $11.29 $12.32 $25,630 2.8 %
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 400 0.14% $10.43 $10.65 $22,160 3.5 %
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping (6) (6) $11.86 $12.79 $26,600 4.6 %
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 6,180 2.16% $17.12 $17.73 $36,880 1.6 %
43-6012 Legal Secretaries (6) (6) $18.56 $18.54 $38,570 2.2 %
43-6013 Medical Secretaries (6) (6) $11.16 $12.01 $24,990 14.0 %
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 1,630 0.57% $12.86 $13.39 $27,850 4.4 %
43-9011 Computer Operators 7,820 2.73% $13.79 $14.28 $29,710 3.3 %
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers 21,100 7.37% $9.42 $9.92 $20,630 1.3 %
43-9022 Word Processors and Typists (6) (6) $10.31 $11.07 $23,020 4.0 %
43-9031 Desktop Publishers (6) (6) $19.49 $19.11 $39,750 3.9 %
43-9041 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks (6) (6) $12.91 $13.35 $27,770 2.2 %
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 3,730 1.30% $10.00 $10.33 $21,490 1.8 %
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 9,930 3.47% $10.74 $11.67 $24,270 1.9 %
43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer 5,620 1.96% $10.43 $10.76 $22,380 1.8 %
43-9081 Proofreaders and Copy Markers 500 0.17% $11.80 $12.26 $25,510 2.5 %
43-9111 Statistical Assistants 70 0.02% $12.40 $13.14 $27,330 4.9 %
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 (6) (6) $13.49 $14.83 $30,850 4.0 %
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 3,450 1.21% $19.56 $19.58 $40,730 3.2 %
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 260 0.09% $25.86 $27.01 $56,190 3.5 %
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 1,800 0.63% $18.10 $17.95 $37,330 4.6 %
49-2022 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 590 0.21% $23.64 $22.88 $47,580 2.6 %
49-2094 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 40 0.01% $18.16 $19.03 $39,580 3.8 %
49-9042 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 480 0.17% $14.85 $15.94 $33,160 4.7 %
49-9052 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 30 0.01% $18.83 $19.14 $39,810 7.5 %
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 (6) (6) $9.83 $12.26 $25,510 4.4 %
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers (6) (6) $20.29 $21.46 $44,650 4.6 %
51-2022 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers (6) (6) $8.43 $8.99 $18,690 6.3 %
51-5022 Prepress Technicians and Workers (6) (6) $11.55 $13.03 $27,100 9.4 %
51-5023 Printing Machine Operators (6) (6) $14.29 $14.56 $30,290 2.6 %
51-8021 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 30 0.01% $25.83 $25.93 $53,920 6.0 %
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 140 0.05% $12.94 $17.08 $35,530 9.4 %
51-9131 Photographic Process Workers 710 0.25% $8.30 $9.23 $19,200 4.4 %
51-9132 Photographic Processing Machine Operators (6) (6) $8.59 $9.72 $20,210 6.4 %
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations top
Employment Estimates Wage Estimates
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 2,510 0.88% $9.37 $11.89 $24,730 7.1 %
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers 150 0.05% $9.65 $9.82 $20,420 4.7 %
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light Or Delivery Services (6) (6) $9.66 $10.53 $21,890 4.8 %
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators (6) (6) $11.53 $11.94 $24,830 4.4 %
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 920 0.32% $8.61 $9.26 $19,260 2.3 %
53-7063 Machine Feeders and Offbearers 100 0.03% $8.32 $8.73 $18,150 2.7 %
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand (6) (6) $8.00 $8.30 $17,270 3.5 %

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.



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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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