Occupational Employment Statistics

May 2003 State Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

Texas

These occupational employment and wage estimates are calculated with data collected from employers in all industry sectors in metropolitan and non-metropolitan areas in Texas. These and other data elements, including the 10th, 25th, 75th, and 90th percentile wages are available in the downloadable Excel files (XLS).

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All Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
00-0000 All Occupations 9,196,620 $12.50 $16.47 $34,260 0.5 %
Management Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
11-0000 Management Occupations 506,630 $31.64 $37.56 $78,130 0.5 %
11-1011 Chief Executives 32,160 $59.15 $63.83 $132,760 0.9 %
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 164,890 $32.05 $39.52 $82,210 1.0 %
11-1031 Legislators 1,790 $6.46 $7.70 $16,010 4.4 %
11-2011 Advertising and Promotions Managers 4,700 $24.40 $29.19 $60,720 2.3 %
11-2021 Marketing Managers 13,350 $37.49 $41.29 $85,880 1.1 %
11-2022 Sales Managers 23,270 $37.60 $43.21 $89,870 1.2 %
11-2031 Public Relations Managers 3,430 $28.32 $32.90 $68,430 2.1 %
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers 25,080 $27.70 $29.91 $62,220 1.5 %
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 16,290 $42.18 $44.63 $92,830 1.1 %
11-3031 Financial Managers 33,000 $36.66 $40.88 $85,040 1.1 %
11-3040 Human Resources Managers 11,560 $32.03 $35.07 $72,950 1.3 %
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers 13,230 $34.89 $37.62 $78,240 1.8 %
11-3061 Purchasing Managers 6,450 $28.81 $32.94 $68,510 1.9 %
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 8,610 $29.54 $33.94 $70,600 2.7 %
11-9011 Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers 450 $19.31 $21.97 $45,690 8.1 %
11-9021 Construction Managers 16,770 $30.33 $32.75 $68,120 2.0 %
11-9031 Education Administrators, Preschool and Child Care Center/Program 3,930 $12.75 $14.59 $30,340 3.7 %
11-9032 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 16,840 (4) (4) $64,790 0.8 %
11-9033 Education Administrators, Postsecondary 4,180 $36.14 $39.83 $82,850 2.9 %
11-9041 Engineering Managers 14,720 $45.37 $47.54 $98,870 1.4 %
11-9051 Food Service Managers 22,660 $16.45 $18.28 $38,020 1.6 %
11-9061 Funeral Directors 1,550 $19.67 $23.13 $48,110 4.7 %
11-9081 Lodging Managers 2,660 $15.47 $16.54 $34,400 3.3 %
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers 16,040 $27.89 $30.48 $63,400 1.0 %
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers 1,680 $38.16 $41.42 $86,160 2.7 %
11-9131 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents 1,380 $24.16 $24.51 $50,990 0.4 %
11-9141 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 12,980 $17.88 $22.15 $46,060 4.4 %
11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers 6,990 $18.65 $19.91 $41,410 1.4 %
Business and Financial Operations Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
13-0000 Business and Financial Operations Occupations 319,430 $23.56 $26.05 $54,190 0.8 %
13-1011 Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes 380 $12.90 $19.86 $41,320 13.3 %
13-1021 Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products 720 $21.40 $23.39 $48,650 4.8 %
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products 9,130 $22.41 $25.65 $53,340 3.4 %
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 17,010 $21.39 $23.52 $48,920 1.9 %
13-1031 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators 18,530 $23.50 $24.31 $50,570 1.5 %
13-1032 Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage 590 $19.16 $19.54 $40,650 3.8 %
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction, Health and Safety, and Transportation 10,760 $22.02 $23.19 $48,240 1.6 %
13-1051 Cost Estimators 12,180 $23.41 $25.09 $52,190 1.2 %
13-1061 Emergency Management Specialists 510 $20.33 $21.28 $44,260 3.4 %
13-1071 Employment, Recruitment, and Placement Specialists 12,320 $19.40 $21.90 $45,550 2.9 %
13-1072 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 7,530 $22.63 $24.77 $51,520 1.5 %
13-1073 Training and Development Specialists 15,770 $21.12 $22.14 $46,050 0.8 %
13-1111 Management Analysts 30,210 $27.75 $31.47 $65,460 4.2 %
13-1121 Meeting and Convention Planners 2,190 $17.84 $19.19 $39,920 2.2 %
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors 68,170 $23.14 $25.64 $53,330 1.1 %
13-2021 Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate 4,130 $22.86 $26.76 $55,660 19.5 %
13-2031 Budget Analysts 3,610 $24.25 $25.43 $52,890 1.2 %
13-2041 Credit Analysts 4,160 $23.24 $25.98 $54,030 3.1 %
13-2051 Financial Analysts 10,870 $29.10 $32.11 $66,800 1.8 %
13-2052 Personal Financial Advisors 5,340 $24.26 $33.94 $70,600 5.9 %
13-2053 Insurance Underwriters 4,950 $21.77 $23.00 $47,840 1.7 %
13-2061 Financial Examiners 1,880 $26.59 $28.70 $59,700 4.6 %
13-2071 Loan Counselors 2,000 $16.09 $17.26 $35,900 2.4 %
13-2072 Loan Officers 14,050 $23.22 $27.28 $56,750 3.2 %
13-2081 Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents 3,750 $21.06 $23.59 $49,060 1.0 %
13-2082 Tax Preparers 3,300 $10.59 $12.89 $26,820 5.9 %
Computer and Mathematical Science Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
15-0000 Computer and Mathematical Science Occupations 201,480 $28.67 $30.60 $63,640 1.1 %
15-1011 Computer and Information Scientists, Research 1,160 $40.84 $43.10 $89,650 5.7 %
15-1021 Computer Programmers 33,020 $32.35 $35.41 $73,660 3.7 %
15-1031 Computer Software Engineers, Applications 20,680 $35.62 $37.31 $77,610 1.9 %
15-1032 Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software 23,710 $34.83 $35.26 $73,350 1.7 %
15-1041 Computer Support Specialists 37,610 $19.12 $20.93 $43,540 1.7 %
15-1051 Computer Systems Analysts 34,500 $29.74 $30.77 $63,990 1.4 %
15-1061 Database Administrators 6,970 $28.53 $29.34 $61,030 1.7 %
15-1071 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 18,880 $26.04 $27.55 $57,300 1.6 %
15-1081 Network Systems and Data Communications Analysts 10,720 $27.82 $29.52 $61,400 1.7 %
15-2021 Mathematicians 40 $33.63 $33.88 $70,470 3.1 %
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts 4,480 $29.84 $31.21 $64,920 2.3 %
15-2041 Statisticians 580 $23.20 $25.65 $53,340 3.7 %
15-2091 Mathematical Technicians 170 $23.32 $23.71 $49,310 5.1 %
Architecture and Engineering Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
17-0000 Architecture and Engineering Occupations 195,940 $26.89 $28.62 $59,530 1.1 %
17-1011 Architects, Except Landscape and Naval 6,500 $26.18 $30.23 $62,880 3.1 %
17-1012 Landscape Architects 780 $29.50 $27.55 $57,300 4.6 %
17-1021 Cartographers and Photogrammetrists 630 $19.80 $21.01 $43,710 4.0 %
17-1022 Surveyors 5,370 $15.00 $17.83 $37,080 4.2 %
17-2011 Aerospace Engineers 8,870 $32.08 $33.28 $69,220 6.0 %
17-2021 Agricultural Engineers 50 $28.45 $31.86 $66,260 3.5 %
17-2031 Biomedical Engineers 200 $31.05 $31.51 $65,540 4.6 %
17-2041 Chemical Engineers 5,120 $37.97 $38.99 $81,090 2.8 %
17-2051 Civil Engineers 15,450 $30.64 $31.98 $66,510 1.1 %
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers 8,610 $29.65 $33.10 $68,850 4.2 %
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 10,100 $35.36 $36.68 $76,300 2.0 %
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 10,700 $35.44 $36.33 $75,570 2.4 %
17-2081 Environmental Engineers 2,240 $31.25 $32.45 $67,490 3.3 %
17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 2,400 $28.27 $29.53 $61,420 2.3 %
17-2112 Industrial Engineers 10,480 $32.07 $32.73 $68,090 1.0 %
17-2121 Marine Engineers and Naval Architects 830 $35.72 $35.06 $72,930 6.0 %
17-2131 Materials Engineers 1,530 $29.94 $30.84 $64,140 2.2 %
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers 14,640 $32.36 $33.57 $69,830 1.8 %
17-2151 Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers 280 $34.03 $34.82 $72,430 2.6 %
17-2161 Nuclear Engineers 550 $38.34 $38.10 $79,260 2.8 %
17-2171 Petroleum Engineers 5,670 $41.35 $43.60 $90,680 3.4 %
17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters 6,870 $18.21 $18.99 $39,510 2.0 %
17-3012 Electrical and Electronics Drafters 2,070 $20.08 $21.47 $44,650 2.8 %
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters 7,590 $21.88 $22.35 $46,490 2.2 %
17-3021 Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians 540 $25.08 $25.91 $53,890 3.1 %
17-3022 Civil Engineering Technicians 14,560 $15.26 $16.17 $33,630 1.9 %
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians 13,440 $21.59 $23.22 $48,310 1.9 %
17-3024 Electro-Mechanical Technicians 1,420 $19.40 $20.21 $42,030 3.7 %
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians 1,300 $17.16 $18.45 $38,380 4.2 %
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians 7,190 $20.95 $22.57 $46,940 3.7 %
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians 4,040 $20.29 $20.59 $42,830 2.6 %
17-3031 Surveying and Mapping Technicians 5,830 $12.68 $13.88 $28,870 1.8 %
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
19-0000 Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 72,070 $22.02 $26.44 $55,000 5.4 %
19-1010 Agricultural and Food Scientists 660 $23.21 $25.83 $53,720 5.6 %
19-1021 Biochemists and Biophysicists (6) $30.29 $31.39 $65,290 1.7 %
19-1022 Microbiologists 590 $23.21 $24.60 $51,160 4.1 %
19-1023 Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 210 $23.32 $25.48 $53,000 1.5 %
19-1031 Conservation Scientists 390 $24.71 $24.63 $51,220 0.8 %
19-1032 Foresters 130 $20.35 $20.91 $43,490 2.8 %
19-1041 Epidemiologists 180 $23.86 $23.89 $49,690 3.6 %
19-1042 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists 2,820 $23.84 $26.51 $55,150 6.7 %
19-2012 Physicists 210 $40.05 $42.03 $87,430 8.3 %
19-2021 Atmospheric and Space Scientists 510 $25.23 $26.59 $55,310 4.3 %
19-2031 Chemists 5,060 $23.25 $26.35 $54,800 6.1 %
19-2032 Materials Scientists 600 $43.29 $42.09 $87,540 3.1 %
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 3,820 $20.61 $23.24 $48,330 2.7 %
19-2042 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 7,440 $51.39 $52.01 $108,170 11.2 %
19-2043 Hydrologists 270 $26.03 $27.40 $56,980 1.3 %
19-3011 Economists 560 $34.13 $34.72 $72,220 4.3 %
19-3021 Market Research Analysts 11,590 $26.40 $28.61 $59,510 2.9 %
19-3022 Survey Researchers 450 $11.20 $13.78 $28,660 6.3 %
19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 4,570 $22.39 $25.47 $52,980 3.6 %
19-3051 Urban and Regional Planners 1,010 $22.04 $23.51 $48,900 2.2 %
19-3091 Anthropologists and Archeologists 230 $15.90 $17.66 $36,730 3.4 %
19-3092 Geographers 40 $21.09 $23.54 $48,970 3.9 %
19-3093 Historians 90 $15.41 $16.91 $35,170 9.7 %
19-4011 Agricultural and Food Science Technicians 1,230 $13.97 $14.36 $29,870 2.3 %
19-4021 Biological Technicians 1,920 $15.19 $15.73 $32,710 2.3 %
19-4031 Chemical Technicians 6,900 $19.65 $20.31 $42,230 3.2 %
19-4041 Geological and Petroleum Technicians 3,520 $20.78 $20.89 $43,450 2.6 %
19-4051 Nuclear Technicians 280 $32.39 $32.13 $66,830 2.8 %
19-4091 Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health 2,540 $15.98 $16.95 $35,260 2.2 %
19-4092 Forensic Science Technicians 530 $19.11 $18.90 $39,320 2.1 %
19-4093 Forest and Conservation Technicians 250 $13.18 $14.00 $29,120 2.4 %
Community and Social Services Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
21-0000 Community and Social Services Occupations 76,520 $15.92 $17.16 $35,690 1.5 %
21-1011 Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors 3,420 $12.55 $12.55 $26,100 6.6 %
21-1012 Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors 17,020 $23.02 $23.03 $47,900 2.6 %
21-1013 Marriage and Family Therapists 450 $20.70 $27.23 $56,640 13.4 %
21-1014 Mental Health Counselors 2,050 $16.00 $16.72 $34,770 2.3 %
21-1015 Rehabilitation Counselors 3,920 $13.93 $13.88 $28,880 2.3 %
21-1021 Child, Family, and School Social Workers 11,160 $15.30 $15.54 $32,330 2.1 %
21-1022 Medical and Public Health Social Workers 6,120 $17.49 $18.16 $37,780 1.6 %
21-1023 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers 4,400 $14.24 $14.76 $30,710 1.3 %
21-1091 Health Educators 3,400 $16.02 $16.46 $34,230 2.1 %
21-1092 Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists 6,140 $15.51 $15.50 $32,240 0.8 %
21-1093 Social and Human Service Assistants 10,120 $10.48 $11.74 $24,430 3.8 %
21-2011 Clergy 930 $16.48 $17.53 $36,460 1.7 %
21-2021 Directors, Religious Activities and Education 130 $7.59 $11.73 $24,400 15.0 %
Legal Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
23-0000 Legal Occupations 63,050 $28.62 $39.94 $83,070 6.1 %
23-1011 Lawyers 34,200 $52.80 $56.67 $117,870 5.3 %
23-1021 Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers 770 $27.09 $30.40 $63,220 2.2 %
23-1022 Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators 210 $16.36 $19.04 $39,610 5.1 %
23-1023 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates 2,210 $23.88 $26.98 $56,110 2.2 %
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants 12,430 $18.91 $19.46 $40,470 2.3 %
23-2091 Court Reporters 1,250 $24.01 $24.31 $50,570 4.7 %
23-2092 Law Clerks (6) $8.60 $13.09 $27,230 5.8 %
23-2093 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers 3,810 $17.89 $19.24 $40,020 2.4 %
Education, Training, and Library Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
25-0000 Education, Training, and Library Occupations 637,840 $17.71 $18.11 $37,670 1.2 %
25-1011 Business Teachers, Postsecondary 4,010 (4) (4) $67,420 5.5 %
25-1021 Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 2,110 (4) (4) $58,560 3.0 %
25-1022 Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 3,760 (4) (4) $57,730 3.7 %
25-1031 Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary 450 (4) (4) $64,190 3.7 %
25-1032 Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 2,550 (4) (4) $83,200 5.7 %
25-1041 Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 1,060 (4) (4) $66,940 10.0 %
25-1042 Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary (7) (4) (4) $71,890 6.2 %
25-1043 Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary 130 (4) (4) $66,140 4.9 %
25-1051 Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 720 (4) (4) $69,040 4.5 %
25-1052 Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 1,440 (4) (4) $67,660 3.5 %
25-1053 Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary 110 (4) (4) $67,610 7.8 %
25-1054 Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 680 (4) (4) $70,890 3.7 %
25-1061 Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary 190 (4) (4) $62,310 2.7 %
25-1062 Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 280 (4) (4) $59,430 3.7 %
25-1063 Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 750 (4) (4) $78,060 4.7 %
25-1064 Geography Teachers, Postsecondary 260 (4) (4) $56,670 3.7 %
25-1065 Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary 920 (4) (4) $63,830 4.9 %
25-1066 Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 1,450 (4) (4) $56,080 3.0 %
25-1067 Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 930 (4) (4) $61,260 5.6 %
25-1071 Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 5,460 (4) (4) $62,140 4.2 %
25-1072 Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 3,650 (4) (4) $52,240 3.6 %
25-1081 Education Teachers, Postsecondary 2,160 (4) (4) $55,520 3.3 %
25-1082 Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary 80 (4) (4) $50,610 4.0 %
25-1111 Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary 970 (4) (4) $43,780 5.9 %
25-1112 Law Teachers, Postsecondary 620 (4) (4) $86,450 6.6 %
25-1113 Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary 310 (4) (4) $55,630 2.3 %
25-1121 Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary 3,770 (4) (4) $49,080 3.5 %
25-1122 Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 1,010 (4) (4) $49,840 2.9 %
25-1123 English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 4,640 (4) (4) $50,750 3.2 %
25-1124 Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 1,480 (4) (4) $47,760 3.0 %
25-1125 History Teachers, Postsecondary 1,390 (4) (4) $57,790 2.8 %
25-1126 Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary 730 (4) (4) $52,300 3.7 %
25-1191 Graduate Teaching Assistants 13,000 (4) (4) $29,420 4.4 %
25-1192 Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 170 (4) (4) $49,460 3.2 %
25-1193 Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 1,030 (4) (4) $46,290 3.5 %
25-1194 Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 9,250 $15.60 $17.84 $37,100 4.0 %
25-2011 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 22,750 $8.49 $10.47 $21,790 2.0 %
25-2012 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 12,360 (4) (4) $39,040 1.2 %
25-2021 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 124,420 (4) (4) $40,800 0.8 %
25-2022 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education 66,450 (4) (4) $41,800 0.9 %
25-2023 Vocational Education Teachers, Middle School 1,660 (4) (4) $42,640 1.0 %
25-2031 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education 84,020 (4) (4) $43,290 0.7 %
25-2032 Vocational Education Teachers, Secondary School 10,020 (4) (4) $44,850 1.0 %
25-2041 Special Education Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, and Elementary School 13,380 (4) (4) $40,840 0.9 %
25-2042 Special Education Teachers, Middle School 5,910 (4) (4) $40,840 1.1 %
25-2043 Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 6,230 (4) (4) $41,460 1.1 %
25-3011 Adult Literacy, Remedial Education, and Ged Teachers and Instructors 3,590 $16.60 $16.47 $34,250 2.5 %
25-3021 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 8,330 $14.45 $16.33 $33,980 4.7 %
25-4010 Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians 690 $17.46 $18.86 $39,220 2.3 %
25-4021 Librarians 10,440 $21.32 $21.07 $43,820 1.1 %
25-4031 Library Technicians 4,920 $10.38 $11.07 $23,030 2.2 %
25-9011 Audio-Visual Collections Specialists 660 $13.07 $14.77 $30,720 4.2 %
25-9021 Farm and Home Management Advisors 1,040 $14.63 $14.91 $31,000 5.5 %
25-9031 Instructional Coordinators 7,310 $25.70 $25.43 $52,900 1.5 %
25-9041 Teacher Assistants 84,070 (4) (4) $16,650 1.2 %
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
27-0000 Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations 92,000 $15.59 $18.01 $37,470 2.2 %
27-1011 Art Directors 1,720 $24.63 $28.28 $58,820 5.8 %
27-1013 Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators 340 $16.63 $21.55 $44,820 16.1 %
27-1014 Multi-Media Artists and Animators (6) $19.48 $20.33 $42,300 3.7 %
27-1021 Commercial and Industrial Designers 2,690 $23.73 $23.65 $49,190 4.7 %
27-1022 Fashion Designers 150 $17.27 $19.94 $41,460 5.5 %
27-1023 Floral Designers 4,000 $8.55 $9.05 $18,820 3.1 %
27-1024 Graphic Designers 8,680 $17.81 $20.18 $41,970 5.3 %
27-1025 Interior Designers 3,490 $18.60 $19.66 $40,900 4.6 %
27-1026 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 3,400 $10.37 $11.96 $24,880 3.5 %
27-1027 Set and Exhibit Designers 690 $16.15 $17.45 $36,290 3.7 %
27-2012 Producers and Directors 2,610 (4) (4) $47,400 3.7 %
27-2021 Athletes and Sports Competitors 460 (4) (4) $68,450 13.4 %
27-2022 Coaches and Scouts 5,930 (4) (4) $35,170 3.5 %
27-2031 Dancers 1,150 $6.70 $9.60 $19,960 11.3 %
27-2032 Choreographers 1,250 $14.40 $15.59 $32,420 7.2 %
27-2041 Music Directors and Composers 170 (4) (4) $44,160 10.1 %
27-2042 Musicians and Singers 1,450 (4) (4) $42,900 10.0 %
27-3010 Announcers 3,170 $10.01 $14.29 $29,720 4.3 %
27-3020 News Analysts, Reporters and Correspondents 3,100 $13.40 $16.78 $34,910 3.1 %
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists 7,810 $19.98 $22.51 $46,820 1.9 %
27-3041 Editors 6,710 $16.37 $19.41 $40,380 3.7 %
27-3042 Technical Writers 3,940 $23.69 $24.33 $50,600 1.3 %
27-3043 Writers and Authors 1,680 $19.09 $21.84 $45,420 3.3 %
27-3091 Interpreters and Translators 1,930 $14.42 $15.22 $31,650 1.8 %
27-4011 Audio and Video Equipment Technicians 4,330 $12.76 $13.90 $28,910 9.2 %
27-4012 Broadcast Technicians 2,240 $12.25 $14.51 $30,180 3.2 %
27-4014 Sound Engineering Technicians 560 $13.16 $17.19 $35,760 6.2 %
27-4021 Photographers 3,870 $9.94 $11.37 $23,660 2.8 %
27-4031 Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture 1,040 $13.78 $15.02 $31,240 4.5 %
27-4032 Film and Video Editors 620 $15.39 $18.08 $37,600 6.4 %
Healthcare Practitioner and Technical Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
29-0000 Healthcare Practitioner and Technical Occupations 407,850 $20.53 $26.20 $54,500 1.9 %
29-1011 Chiropractors 990 $38.07 $46.34 $96,380 9.6 %
29-1020 Dentists 5,730 $57.23 $64.58 $134,320 9.4 %
29-1031 Dietitians and Nutritionists 2,460 $19.87 $20.58 $42,810 1.5 %
29-1041 Optometrists 1,690 $44.50 $55.44 $115,320 7.1 %
29-1051 Pharmacists 14,520 $38.90 $37.84 $78,710 0.7 %
29-1061 Anesthesiologists 2,760 (5) $96.33 $200,360 5.7 %
29-1062 Family and General Practitioners 7,370 $64.79 $67.44 $140,270 8.1 %
29-1063 Internists, General 2,360 $68.15 $69.53 $144,610 9.9 %
29-1064 Obstetricians and Gynecologists 1,240 (5) $87.71 $182,440 8.6 %
29-1065 Pediatricians, General 1,990 (5) $75.86 $157,790 5.9 %
29-1066 Psychiatrists 950 $65.73 $65.64 $136,520 4.6 %
29-1067 Surgeons 2,350 (5) $79.53 $165,410 8.1 %
29-1071 Physician Assistants 2,550 $34.65 $34.69 $72,150 1.6 %
29-1081 Podiatrists 250 $42.66 $51.09 $106,270 12.9 %
29-1111 Registered Nurses 134,870 $22.82 $23.57 $49,020 0.7 %
29-1121 Audiologists 440 $24.62 $26.06 $54,210 5.8 %
29-1122 Occupational Therapists 5,830 $26.70 $28.02 $58,280 1.8 %
29-1123 Physical Therapists 8,330 $28.43 $30.33 $63,080 1.5 %
29-1124 Radiation Therapists 730 $26.27 $26.23 $54,570 2.1 %
29-1125 Recreational Therapists 650 $12.17 $13.54 $28,160 3.3 %
29-1126 Respiratory Therapists 5,920 $18.85 $19.04 $39,610 0.8 %
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists 6,710 $21.91 $22.74 $47,300 1.0 %
29-1131 Veterinarians 3,000 $29.57 $42.22 $87,820 15.7 %
29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists 9,240 $20.15 $20.42 $42,470 1.6 %
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 10,170 $13.13 $13.52 $28,130 1.0 %
29-2021 Dental Hygienists 8,430 $28.86 $28.46 $59,190 6.1 %
29-2031 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 2,400 $16.86 $17.30 $35,980 1.8 %
29-2032 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 2,150 $24.05 $23.94 $49,800 1.3 %
29-2033 Nuclear Medicine Technologists 1,110 $24.26 $24.85 $51,680 2.3 %
29-2034 Radiologic Technologists and Technicians 11,890 $18.72 $18.94 $39,390 0.8 %
29-2041 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 11,690 $11.03 $11.63 $24,200 2.0 %
29-2051 Dietetic Technicians 1,580 $8.97 $11.00 $22,880 4.0 %
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians 16,890 $11.50 $11.49 $23,890 1.6 %
29-2053 Psychiatric Technicians 1,760 $10.56 $11.07 $23,030 3.5 %
29-2054 Respiratory Therapy Technicians 1,770 $15.51 $15.35 $31,940 1.1 %
29-2055 Surgical Technologists 5,720 $14.54 $14.39 $29,940 1.3 %
29-2056 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 4,070 $10.53 $11.29 $23,480 2.8 %
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 60,160 $15.18 $15.78 $32,830 1.3 %
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 9,290 $11.23 $12.01 $24,990 2.4 %
29-2081 Opticians, Dispensing 4,160 $9.24 $9.76 $20,310 2.8 %
29-2091 Orthotists and Prosthetists 290 $24.64 $25.34 $52,710 4.0 %
29-9010 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists and Technicians 3,570 $19.18 $21.40 $44,520 2.8 %
29-9091 Athletic Trainers 800 (4) (4) $39,780 2.0 %
Healthcare Support Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
31-0000 Healthcare Support Occupations 219,150 $8.87 $9.85 $20,480 1.2 %
31-1011 Home Health Aides 49,740 $6.96 $8.93 $18,570 1.9 %
31-1012 Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants 86,280 $8.28 $8.55 $17,790 0.9 %
31-2011 Occupational Therapist Assistants 1,090 $19.25 $19.11 $39,740 1.8 %
31-2012 Occupational Therapist Aides 410 $9.75 $11.53 $23,990 8.4 %
31-2021 Physical Therapist Assistants 3,380 $19.03 $19.24 $40,010 2.6 %
31-2022 Physical Therapist Aides 3,200 $9.31 $11.41 $23,730 7.5 %
31-9011 Massage Therapists 1,470 $12.90 $14.44 $30,040 4.1 %
31-9091 Dental Assistants 15,770 $13.21 $13.28 $27,630 3.4 %
31-9092 Medical Assistants 31,530 $10.50 $10.74 $22,340 1.9 %
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers 1,810 $10.36 $10.70 $22,260 1.3 %
31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists 4,380 $13.14 $13.98 $29,070 2.4 %
31-9095 Pharmacy Aides 4,250 $8.78 $8.99 $18,700 2.3 %
31-9096 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 3,690 $8.35 $8.60 $17,890 2.3 %
Protective Service Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
33-0000 Protective Service Occupations 230,840 $13.96 $15.07 $31,340 2.7 %
33-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional Officers 4,470 $15.76 $16.75 $34,850 1.1 %
33-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives 5,190 $28.77 $29.41 $61,170 2.0 %
33-1021 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 3,070 $26.72 $26.41 $54,930 2.5 %
33-2011 Fire Fighters 20,360 $18.70 $18.62 $38,720 3.0 %
33-2021 Fire Inspectors and Investigators 800 $21.17 $21.45 $44,620 3.6 %
33-3011 Bailiffs 970 $17.99 $16.82 $34,990 6.7 %
33-3012 Correctional Officers and Jailers 44,590 $13.46 $13.51 $28,110 0.8 %
33-3021 Detectives and Criminal Investigators 7,740 $22.64 $23.47 $48,820 3.2 %
33-3031 Fish and Game Wardens 400 $21.09 $21.16 $44,000 0.9 %
33-3041 Parking Enforcement Workers 380 $11.37 $11.72 $24,380 3.0 %
33-3051 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 50,020 $20.07 $19.91 $41,420 2.0 %
33-3052 Transit and Railroad Police 380 $19.15 $19.23 $40,000 5.3 %
33-9011 Animal Control Workers 1,070 $11.69 $12.00 $24,960 2.0 %
33-9021 Private Detectives and Investigators 2,930 $16.13 $17.87 $37,160 4.8 %
33-9032 Security Guards 68,110 $8.81 $9.74 $20,260 1.2 %
33-9091 Crossing Guards 3,870 $8.60 $8.34 $17,350 2.4 %
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
35-0000 Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 743,960 $6.78 $7.64 $15,890 0.7 %
35-1011 Chefs and Head Cooks 7,280 $11.47 $14.66 $30,490 7.2 %
35-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 50,710 $10.49 $11.52 $23,970 1.3 %
35-2011 Cooks, Fast Food 38,870 $6.57 $6.78 $14,100 1.6 %
35-2012 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 30,980 $7.67 $8.20 $17,050 1.2 %
35-2014 Cooks, Restaurant 58,070 $8.20 $8.49 $17,670 1.1 %
35-2015 Cooks, Short Order 13,500 $7.22 $7.56 $15,720 1.3 %
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers 56,830 $7.23 $7.58 $15,770 0.9 %
35-3011 Bartenders 24,540 $6.91 $8.28 $17,220 2.7 %
35-3021 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 170,090 $6.46 $6.78 $14,100 0.9 %
35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 38,380 $6.57 $6.80 $14,140 1.1 %
35-3031 Waiters and Waitresses 148,810 $6.46 $7.34 $15,270 1.4 %
35-3041 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 18,290 $6.42 $6.71 $13,970 1.3 %
35-9011 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 30,470 $6.59 $6.84 $14,220 0.9 %
35-9021 Dishwashers 30,840 $6.61 $6.80 $14,150 0.9 %
35-9031 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop 21,080 $6.82 $7.23 $15,050 1.3 %
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
37-0000 Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 291,730 $7.82 $8.63 $17,960 0.7 %
37-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers 13,860 $11.29 $12.84 $26,710 1.5 %
37-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers 5,460 $13.72 $15.05 $31,300 1.4 %
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 144,010 $7.42 $8.14 $16,930 0.9 %
37-2012 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 63,860 $7.05 $7.42 $15,440 1.6 %
37-2021 Pest Control Workers 4,340 $12.53 $13.47 $28,010 4.2 %
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 52,990 $8.49 $8.99 $18,690 1.4 %
37-3013 Tree Trimmers and Pruners 3,150 $10.85 $11.90 $24,750 6.3 %
Personal Care and Service Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
39-0000 Personal Care and Service Occupations 249,250 $6.87 $9.39 $19,540 7.0 %
39-1011 Gaming Supervisors 80 $12.26 $13.97 $29,060 10.7 %
39-1021 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service Workers 5,930 $12.17 $13.65 $28,380 2.0 %
39-2011 Animal Trainers 460 $11.07 $16.15 $33,590 13.2 %
39-2021 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 5,740 $7.66 $8.37 $17,410 2.2 %
39-3011 Gaming Dealers 260 $8.88 $8.81 $18,330 8.5 %
39-3012 Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners 1,190 $8.55 $10.07 $20,950 5.6 %
39-3021 Motion Picture Projectionists 520 $7.50 $10.98 $22,840 13.9 %
39-3031 Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers 7,660 $6.41 $7.10 $14,770 3.1 %
39-3091 Amusement and Recreation Attendants 14,630 $6.92 $7.51 $15,620 1.4 %
39-3092 Costume Attendants 110 $12.58 $13.70 $28,500 7.3 %
39-3093 Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants 1,480 $8.39 $8.59 $17,870 0.8 %
39-4011 Embalmers 470 $13.21 $13.82 $28,740 6.6 %
39-4021 Funeral Attendants 2,500 $8.42 $9.80 $20,380 5.4 %
39-5011 Barbers (6) $7.66 $9.14 $19,020 9.0 %
39-5012 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 20,120 $8.63 $10.45 $21,730 3.8 %
39-5091 Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance (6) $16.18 $15.34 $31,910 7.0 %
39-5092 Manicurists and Pedicurists 1,630 $7.57 $8.77 $18,250 3.9 %
39-5093 Shampooers 750 $6.66 $7.44 $15,480 5.0 %
39-5094 Skin Care Specialists 920 $11.73 $13.37 $27,810 4.4 %
39-6011 Baggage Porters and Bellhops 4,170 $7.81 $8.65 $17,980 5.2 %
39-6012 Concierges 710 $9.06 $9.88 $20,560 3.0 %
39-6021 Tour Guides and Escorts 1,190 $7.31 $8.42 $17,520 5.5 %
39-6031 Flight Attendants 13,230 (4) (4) $70,300 9.5 %
39-6032 Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants and Baggage Porters (6) $10.16 $10.90 $22,670 8.5 %
39-9011 Child Care Workers 32,950 $6.70 $7.14 $14,860 1.8 %
39-9021 Personal and Home Care Aides 98,940 $6.35 $6.42 $13,350 0.9 %
39-9031 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 9,090 $12.88 $14.97 $31,140 4.7 %
39-9032 Recreation Workers 11,680 $8.28 $9.01 $18,730 1.5 %
39-9041 Residential Advisors 3,690 $9.41 $9.65 $20,080 1.8 %
Sales and Related Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
41-0000 Sales and Related Occupations 1,003,010 $9.58 $14.14 $29,410 0.8 %
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales Workers 92,150 $14.30 $16.93 $35,220 1.5 %
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales Workers 28,610 $25.01 $29.89 $62,180 3.2 %
41-2011 Cashiers 233,880 $7.21 $7.63 $15,870 0.5 %
41-2012 Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers 840 $8.38 $11.28 $23,460 7.8 %
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks 36,680 $9.19 $10.60 $22,040 2.5 %
41-2022 Parts Salespersons 23,210 $10.46 $12.50 $26,000 2.1 %
41-2031 Retail Salespersons 317,210 $8.32 $10.26 $21,350 0.9 %
41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents 7,400 $17.82 $23.65 $49,190 7.9 %
41-3021 Insurance Sales Agents 17,680 $19.27 $25.77 $53,610 4.8 %
41-3031 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 13,220 $21.80 $31.76 $66,050 3.7 %
41-3041 Travel Agents 7,370 $14.44 $14.72 $30,620 2.2 %
41-4011 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 25,920 $25.28 $28.83 $59,960 3.0 %
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 97,400 $19.86 $23.31 $48,490 1.3 %
41-9011 Demonstrators and Product Promoters 7,760 $10.03 $12.53 $26,070 4.1 %
41-9012 Models 170 $13.53 $18.33 $38,120 14.2 %
41-9021 Real Estate Brokers 1,820 $21.36 $27.53 $57,270 9.6 %
41-9022 Real Estate Sales Agents 16,450 $12.99 $21.46 $44,630 10.4 %
41-9031 Sales Engineers 5,470 $35.74 $36.88 $76,700 2.1 %
41-9041 Telemarketers 34,470 $9.28 $10.33 $21,490 2.6 %
41-9091 Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers 1,640 $11.67 $14.59 $30,360 7.5 %
Office and Administrative Support Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
43-0000 Office and Administrative Support Occupations 1,641,330 $11.88 $12.95 $26,930 0.3 %
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and Administrative Support Workers 110,950 $18.54 $19.75 $41,090 0.6 %
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 16,100 $9.50 $9.78 $20,330 1.0 %
43-2021 Telephone Operators 4,920 $16.71 $15.46 $32,170 4.0 %
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors 36,430 $13.49 $14.16 $29,440 1.5 %
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators 32,080 $12.22 $12.55 $26,100 0.9 %
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 112,350 $12.81 $13.31 $27,680 0.5 %
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 14,760 $13.04 $13.61 $28,320 0.6 %
43-3061 Procurement Clerks 6,050 $14.34 $14.67 $30,500 1.1 %
43-3071 Tellers 36,350 $9.96 $9.98 $20,750 1.1 %
43-4011 Brokerage Clerks 2,860 $14.75 $15.68 $32,620 3.1 %
43-4021 Correspondence Clerks 1,800 $12.54 $12.99 $27,020 1.4 %
43-4031 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks 6,330 $11.24 $11.68 $24,300 1.6 %
43-4041 Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks 6,170 $12.05 $13.16 $27,370 2.2 %
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 166,240 $11.67 $12.62 $26,250 1.0 %
43-4061 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs 2,030 $13.37 $13.66 $28,420 4.0 %
43-4071 File Clerks 19,100 $9.71 $10.36 $21,550 0.8 %
43-4081 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks 13,640 $7.56 $7.74 $16,110 2.0 %
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan 20,870 $12.49 $12.59 $26,180 1.6 %
43-4121 Library Assistants, Clerical 6,190 $9.08 $9.36 $19,470 1.5 %
43-4131 Loan Interviewers and Clerks 13,610 $13.37 $13.85 $28,810 1.7 %
43-4141 New Accounts Clerks 7,940 $12.71 $12.74 $26,500 1.3 %
43-4151 Order Clerks 16,660 $11.53 $12.23 $25,440 1.1 %
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 11,430 $14.28 $14.84 $30,870 0.5 %
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks 79,140 $9.97 $10.33 $21,490 1.0 %
43-4181 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 21,700 $14.11 $14.76 $30,700 4.3 %
43-5011 Cargo and Freight Agents 6,250 $15.10 $15.18 $31,570 3.6 %
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers 6,050 $8.73 $9.26 $19,270 1.8 %
43-5031 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 6,140 $12.40 $12.56 $26,120 1.6 %
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 11,830 $13.21 $14.22 $29,570 1.4 %
43-5041 Meter Readers, Utilities 5,020 $11.70 $12.06 $25,080 1.6 %
43-5051 Postal Service Clerks 4,000 $19.12 $18.83 $39,170 0.9 %
43-5052 Postal Service Mail Carriers 21,780 $19.13 $18.97 $39,460 0.9 %
43-5053 Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators 15,240 $18.87 $17.96 $37,350 1.7 %
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 21,030 $15.20 $16.08 $33,440 2.0 %
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 57,250 $10.79 $11.49 $23,910 1.0 %
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 94,880 $9.37 $10.00 $20,800 0.6 %
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 7,420 $11.47 $12.76 $26,540 3.2 %
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 117,700 $15.45 $16.15 $33,580 0.6 %
43-6012 Legal Secretaries 16,660 $16.15 $16.90 $35,150 1.7 %
43-6013 Medical Secretaries 12,840 $11.14 $11.71 $24,350 2.4 %
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 146,150 $11.14 $11.59 $24,110 0.7 %
43-9011 Computer Operators 10,180 $13.67 $14.66 $30,500 2.2 %
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers 25,480 $10.57 $10.76 $22,390 0.8 %
43-9022 Word Processors and Typists 9,150 $12.43 $13.14 $27,320 1.6 %
43-9031 Desktop Publishers 2,050 $14.78 $15.01 $31,220 2.3 %
43-9041 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 17,230 $14.26 $14.44 $30,040 1.6 %
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 8,970 $10.30 $10.52 $21,890 1.7 %
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 209,250 $9.95 $10.52 $21,890 0.7 %
43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer 6,890 $10.61 $11.04 $22,970 1.4 %
43-9081 Proofreaders and Copy Markers 1,490 $10.83 $12.13 $25,230 3.6 %
43-9111 Statistical Assistants 630 $15.87 $16.34 $33,990 1.5 %
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
45-0000 Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations 22,920 $7.23 $9.00 $18,730 1.9 %
45-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers 1,560 $16.02 $16.60 $34,520 2.4 %
45-1012 Farm Labor Contractors 80 $11.23 $10.61 $22,060 8.2 %
45-2011 Agricultural Inspectors 1,150 $13.34 $14.54 $30,250 1.6 %
45-2021 Animal Breeders 80 $13.05 $15.34 $31,910 10.5 %
45-2041 Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products 2,150 $6.60 $7.31 $15,200 2.9 %
45-2091 Agricultural Equipment Operators 3,160 $6.79 $7.36 $15,310 5.7 %
45-2092 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse 8,740 $6.69 $7.30 $15,190 1.8 %
45-2093 Farmworkers, Farm and Ranch Animals 3,420 $7.17 $7.91 $16,440 1.9 %
45-4011 Forest and Conservation Workers 80 $12.89 $14.34 $29,830 7.0 %
45-4021 Fallers (6) $17.24 $16.77 $34,880 9.1 %
45-4022 Logging Equipment Operators 900 $13.07 $12.92 $26,870 4.3 %
45-4023 Log Graders and Scalers 60 $12.57 $13.91 $28,930 11.1 %
Construction and Extraction Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
47-0000 Construction and Extraction Occupations 492,290 $12.60 $13.96 $29,030 0.6 %
47-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 44,060 $21.44 $22.63 $47,080 1.2 %
47-2011 Boilermakers 2,610 $19.16 $19.49 $40,540 4.1 %
47-2021 Brickmasons and Blockmasons 6,350 $17.31 $16.30 $33,910 2.5 %
47-2022 Stonemasons 580 $11.03 $12.07 $25,110 4.9 %
47-2031 Carpenters 36,280 $13.56 $13.91 $28,930 1.0 %
47-2041 Carpet Installers 2,220 $15.00 $15.14 $31,490 9.8 %
47-2042 Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles 720 $10.74 $11.44 $23,800 10.0 %
47-2043 Floor Sanders and Finishers (6) $11.83 $12.12 $25,200 5.1 %
47-2044 Tile and Marble Setters 2,210 $13.42 $14.25 $29,640 6.2 %
47-2051 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 19,110 $11.58 $11.83 $24,610 1.1 %
47-2053 Terrazzo Workers and Finishers (6) $14.45 $13.54 $28,170 8.9 %
47-2061 Construction Laborers 86,760 $9.28 $9.83 $20,440 1.5 %
47-2071 Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 5,630 $11.51 $11.83 $24,610 1.4 %
47-2072 Pile-Driver Operators (6) $16.25 $16.81 $34,970 8.3 %
47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 26,110 $12.87 $13.69 $28,470 1.1 %
47-2081 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 7,860 $12.61 $12.76 $26,530 1.4 %
47-2082 Tapers 900 $12.06 $11.85 $24,650 1.6 %
47-2111 Electricians 39,830 $17.42 $17.79 $37,010 1.2 %
47-2121 Glaziers 3,520 $13.95 $14.44 $30,030 6.3 %
47-2130 Insulation Workers 6,980 $13.43 $13.68 $28,440 2.5 %
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 16,660 $12.26 $12.77 $26,550 1.3 %
47-2142 Paperhangers 660 $12.39 $11.85 $24,640 4.5 %
47-2151 Pipelayers 4,600 $11.06 $11.54 $24,010 2.0 %
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 32,200 $16.63 $16.87 $35,080 1.4 %
47-2161 Plasterers and Stucco Masons 2,880 $11.61 $12.07 $25,100 2.4 %
47-2171 Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers 6,410 $11.45 $12.20 $25,370 2.6 %
47-2181 Roofers 9,110 $12.02 $12.73 $26,470 1.9 %
47-2211 Sheet Metal Workers 13,530 $12.62 $13.87 $28,850 2.1 %
47-2221 Structural Iron and Steel Workers 6,640 $13.77 $14.57 $30,300 2.6 %
47-3011 Helpers—Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters 3,910 $10.25 $10.38 $21,580 1.4 %
47-3012 Helpers—Carpenters 5,930 $9.46 $9.52 $19,800 2.0 %
47-3013 Helpers—Electricians 11,270 $10.62 $10.94 $22,750 1.4 %
47-3014 Helpers—Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons 2,040 $9.56 $9.70 $20,170 2.3 %
47-3015 Helpers—Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 9,670 $10.11 $10.39 $21,620 1.2 %
47-3016 Helpers—Roofers 2,630 $10.21 $10.72 $22,290 8.4 %
47-4011 Construction and Building Inspectors 5,500 $18.33 $18.91 $39,330 2.2 %
47-4021 Elevator Installers and Repairers 1,040 $23.73 $22.54 $46,890 2.4 %
47-4031 Fence Erectors 860 $8.78 $9.93 $20,650 6.0 %
47-4041 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 2,690 $12.32 $12.58 $26,170 1.7 %
47-4051 Highway Maintenance Workers 6,140 $11.15 $11.74 $24,420 2.0 %
47-4061 Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators 1,010 $10.67 $11.81 $24,570 7.4 %
47-4071 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 570 $12.67 $13.58 $28,240 5.1 %
47-4091 Segmental Pavers 70 $10.73 $11.33 $23,570 5.5 %
47-5011 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas 7,700 $13.57 $14.41 $29,980 2.3 %
47-5012 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas 6,430 $16.84 $17.99 $37,420 2.4 %
47-5013 Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining 4,410 $12.86 $14.40 $29,940 2.9 %
47-5021 Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas 1,490 $13.09 $13.84 $28,790 3.5 %
47-5031 Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters 160 $16.18 $15.90 $33,070 5.0 %
47-5041 Continuous Mining Machine Operators 60 $13.09 $14.15 $29,430 8.1 %
47-5042 Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators 40 $10.23 $11.16 $23,210 6.5 %
47-5051 Rock Splitters, Quarry 770 $10.62 $11.28 $23,460 6.6 %
47-5071 Roustabouts, Oil and Gas 17,380 $9.55 $10.65 $22,150 2.7 %
47-5081 Helpers—Extraction Workers 6,030 $11.17 $12.23 $25,430 3.5 %
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
49-0000 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 417,780 $14.99 $16.12 $33,540 0.6 %
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 35,490 $21.84 $23.20 $48,260 0.8 %
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 13,300 $16.03 $16.45 $34,210 1.7 %
49-2021 Radio Mechanics 320 $17.52 $19.48 $40,520 4.5 %
49-2022 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 14,910 $20.50 $20.30 $42,230 1.3 %
49-2091 Avionics Technicians 2,730 $19.70 $19.99 $41,570 4.9 %
49-2092 Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers 2,170 $13.79 $15.20 $31,610 4.7 %
49-2093 Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment 1,280 $14.40 $15.50 $32,240 4.3 %
49-2094 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 7,850 $20.18 $20.12 $41,850 2.7 %
49-2095 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay 1,370 $23.53 $22.61 $47,030 2.3 %
49-2096 Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles 570 $12.84 $13.57 $28,230 4.0 %
49-2097 Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers 2,430 $13.19 $13.70 $28,500 2.8 %
49-2098 Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 2,680 $13.25 $13.88 $28,880 1.9 %
49-3011 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 15,140 $20.64 $21.05 $43,780 3.0 %
49-3021 Automotive Body and Related Repairers 12,850 $15.65 $16.93 $35,220 2.3 %
49-3022 Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers 1,380 $11.35 $12.75 $26,530 2.8 %
49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 48,560 $13.77 $15.14 $31,490 2.4 %
49-3031 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 17,770 $15.18 $15.47 $32,170 1.0 %
49-3041 Farm Equipment Mechanics 2,330 $12.06 $12.59 $26,190 3.2 %
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 10,790 $15.34 $15.69 $32,640 1.2 %
49-3043 Rail Car Repairers 1,300 $16.91 $16.81 $34,960 2.7 %
49-3051 Motorboat Mechanics 1,410 $12.50 $13.12 $27,280 2.4 %
49-3052 Motorcycle Mechanics 820 $14.07 $15.93 $33,140 2.6 %
49-3053 Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics 1,800 $11.96 $12.68 $26,380 3.1 %
49-3091 Bicycle Repairers (6) $9.22 $9.25 $19,250 2.7 %
49-3092 Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians 760 $12.64 $14.41 $29,980 4.3 %
49-3093 Tire Repairers and Changers 5,760 $9.93 $10.56 $21,960 3.9 %
49-9011 Mechanical Door Repairers 840 $14.33 $16.24 $33,770 14.4 %
49-9012 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door 4,920 $15.28 $16.58 $34,480 2.9 %
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 17,900 $15.66 $16.54 $34,390 2.8 %
49-9031 Home Appliance Repairers 3,560 $13.46 $13.81 $28,730 2.7 %
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 18,410 $18.84 $19.08 $39,690 2.2 %
49-9042 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 97,130 $12.21 $13.13 $27,300 0.8 %
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 5,250 $13.44 $14.14 $29,400 2.2 %
49-9044 Millwrights 3,740 $17.28 $17.31 $36,000 1.8 %
49-9045 Refractory Materials Repairers, Except Brickmasons 90 $20.04 $18.81 $39,130 3.6 %
49-9051 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 6,620 $18.62 $19.01 $39,540 2.8 %
49-9052 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 16,830 $18.55 $18.19 $37,840 5.0 %
49-9061 Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers (6) $8.33 $9.32 $19,390 4.2 %
49-9062 Medical Equipment Repairers 2,220 $16.79 $16.46 $34,240 4.0 %
49-9063 Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners 660 $12.26 $14.18 $29,490 5.2 %
49-9064 Watch Repairers 50 $19.87 $19.80 $41,190 8.8 %
49-9091 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers 3,310 $12.13 $12.08 $25,120 2.3 %
49-9092 Commercial Divers 780 $16.45 $17.44 $36,270 6.2 %
49-9093 Fabric Menders, Except Garment 100 $8.98 $11.11 $23,100 5.3 %
49-9094 Locksmiths and Safe Repairers 1,640 $13.51 $13.53 $28,140 4.3 %
49-9095 Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers 680 $11.24 $11.64 $24,220 7.0 %
49-9096 Riggers 900 $14.90 $15.17 $31,560 3.0 %
49-9097 Signal and Track Switch Repairers 110 $21.09 $21.96 $45,680 3.3 %
49-9098 Helpers—Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 14,500 $9.01 $9.64 $20,050 1.2 %
Production Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
51-0000 Production Occupations 659,620 $11.21 $13.01 $27,060 0.7 %
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers 48,900 $20.70 $22.00 $45,750 0.9 %
51-2011 Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers 960 $17.81 $18.57 $38,630 4.9 %
51-2021 Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers 1,340 $9.57 $10.25 $21,330 3.8 %
51-2022 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 19,090 $11.11 $11.85 $24,640 3.4 %
51-2023 Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers 4,240 $11.35 $11.46 $23,850 2.4 %
51-2031 Engine and Other Machine Assemblers 2,880 $14.95 $14.75 $30,670 5.7 %
51-2041 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 7,050 $11.87 $12.27 $25,520 1.6 %
51-2091 Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators 2,490 $9.89 $10.94 $22,760 4.4 %
51-2092 Team Assemblers 55,360 $9.86 $10.45 $21,740 1.0 %
51-2093 Timing Device Assemblers, Adjusters, and Calibrators 160 $16.87 $17.50 $36,400 6.0 %
51-3011 Bakers 8,450 $8.82 $9.53 $19,830 2.5 %
51-3021 Butchers and Meat Cutters 8,140 $10.78 $11.26 $23,420 1.4 %
51-3022 Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 5,790 $8.14 $8.45 $17,570 3.2 %
51-3023 Slaughterers and Meat Packers 13,380 $9.10 $9.17 $19,070 3.7 %
51-3091 Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders 1,090 $9.26 $9.60 $19,970 8.9 %
51-3092 Food Batchmakers 4,280 $8.06 $9.06 $18,850 2.5 %
51-3093 Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders 1,990 $9.73 $10.24 $21,300 3.2 %
51-4011 Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 7,290 $13.73 $14.32 $29,780 2.2 %
51-4012 Numerical Tool and Process Control Programmers 850 $19.86 $20.26 $42,140 2.0 %
51-4021 Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 5,420 $11.22 $12.22 $25,420 3.0 %
51-4022 Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,860 $11.01 $11.33 $23,570 3.1 %
51-4023 Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,640 $11.47 $12.30 $25,580 2.8 %
51-4031 Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 12,400 $10.44 $11.08 $23,050 1.5 %
51-4032 Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 2,320 $12.04 $12.59 $26,190 2.8 %
51-4033 Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 4,880 $10.59 $11.46 $23,830 2.6 %
51-4034 Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 3,550 $11.54 $12.44 $25,880 2.0 %
51-4035 Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,300 $13.74 $14.69 $30,560 4.3 %
51-4041 Machinists 26,640 $14.59 $14.94 $31,080 1.3 %
51-4051 Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders 990 $12.71 $13.10 $27,250 2.9 %
51-4052 Pourers and Casters, Metal 740 $11.80 $12.62 $26,250 3.2 %
51-4061 Model Makers, Metal and Plastic 230 $12.36 $12.71 $26,440 5.8 %
51-4062 Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic 210 $13.80 $14.07 $29,260 3.3 %
51-4071 Foundry Mold and Coremakers 1,130 $11.09 $11.16 $23,220 3.1 %
51-4072 Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 5,830 $10.46 $11.28 $23,460 2.0 %
51-4081 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 7,140 $10.94 $11.48 $23,880 2.0 %
51-4111 Tool and Die Makers 2,620 $18.19 $18.12 $37,680 2.2 %
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 38,230 $13.22 $13.76 $28,620 0.9 %
51-4122 Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 2,830 $12.64 $13.31 $27,690 1.9 %
51-4191 Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,440 $11.72 $12.21 $25,400 1.9 %
51-4192 Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic 890 $12.98 $13.69 $28,470 3.7 %
51-4193 Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 2,410 $10.95 $11.81 $24,570 3.0 %
51-4194 Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners 1,090 $12.42 $14.20 $29,530 4.7 %
51-5011 Bindery Workers 4,150 $10.74 $11.42 $23,760 1.6 %
51-5012 Bookbinders 250 $9.51 $12.72 $26,450 6.1 %
51-5021 Job Printers 4,000 $13.29 $14.06 $29,250 3.4 %
51-5022 Prepress Technicians and Workers 4,510 $14.24 $14.48 $30,110 2.5 %
51-5023 Printing Machine Operators 9,180 $12.62 $13.76 $28,620 2.9 %
51-6011 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 14,970 $7.32 $7.84 $16,300 1.4 %
51-6021 Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 9,700 $7.42 $7.80 $16,220 2.3 %
51-6031 Sewing Machine Operators 14,070 $8.16 $8.53 $17,740 1.5 %
51-6041 Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers 770 $8.79 $8.99 $18,690 1.4 %
51-6042 Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders (6) $8.64 $9.08 $18,880 1.9 %
51-6051 Sewers, Hand 520 $8.08 $8.47 $17,620 3.0 %
51-6052 Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers 2,230 $9.25 $10.38 $21,580 2.4 %
51-6062 Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 1,540 $9.59 $9.51 $19,770 2.5 %
51-6063 Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 1,120 $12.28 $11.78 $24,500 3.6 %
51-6064 Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 900 $9.70 $9.99 $20,780 5.2 %
51-6091 Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers 1,220 $11.02 $12.17 $25,310 5.0 %
51-6092 Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers 390 $10.86 $13.35 $27,770 4.0 %
51-6093 Upholsterers 1,580 $10.00 $11.15 $23,200 5.0 %
51-7011 Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters 6,590 $9.97 $10.58 $22,010 2.0 %
51-7021 Furniture Finishers 1,460 $9.38 $10.20 $21,220 3.6 %
51-7031 Model Makers, Wood 610 $8.80 $10.49 $21,820 5.3 %
51-7032 Patternmakers, Wood 90 $9.59 $10.76 $22,380 5.4 %
51-7041 Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood 3,620 $8.23 $8.94 $18,590 3.8 %
51-7042 Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing 4,590 $8.62 $9.06 $18,840 2.3 %
51-8011 Nuclear Power Reactor Operators (6) $29.60 $29.64 $61,660 3.0 %
51-8012 Power Distributors and Dispatchers 600 $24.84 $24.40 $50,760 2.6 %
51-8013 Power Plant Operators 1,540 $23.59 $22.64 $47,090 1.5 %
51-8021 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 2,340 $19.20 $19.60 $40,770 2.4 %
51-8031 Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System Operators 6,520 $13.01 $13.79 $28,670 1.9 %
51-8091 Chemical Plant and System Operators 8,590 $24.95 $24.20 $50,330 2.0 %
51-8092 Gas Plant Operators 2,180 $23.09 $22.79 $47,400 1.3 %
51-8093 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers 13,220 $24.05 $22.69 $47,200 1.5 %
51-9011 Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders 7,340 $23.45 $22.30 $46,390 2.1 %
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 1,580 $18.15 $17.85 $37,130 5.3 %
51-9021 Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 2,850 $10.34 $11.49 $23,900 3.2 %
51-9022 Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand 3,130 $9.73 $10.55 $21,930 2.1 %
51-9023 Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 7,110 $11.42 $12.71 $26,430 1.8 %
51-9031 Cutters and Trimmers, Hand 1,350 $9.83 $10.13 $21,080 2.0 %
51-9032 Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 4,190 $11.32 $11.94 $24,840 2.1 %
51-9041 Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 5,400 $11.76 $12.36 $25,700 3.8 %
51-9051 Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders 1,730 $11.66 $13.26 $27,590 4.0 %
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 34,650 $13.58 $14.65 $30,470 1.4 %
51-9071 Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers 1,760 $11.37 $13.06 $27,170 7.6 %
51-9081 Dental Laboratory Technicians 2,300 $12.60 $13.30 $27,670 4.3 %
51-9082 Medical Appliance Technicians 370 $13.80 $16.27 $33,840 5.4 %
51-9083 Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians 2,910 $9.73 $10.15 $21,100 2.3 %
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 21,010 $9.35 $10.31 $21,450 2.2 %
51-9121 Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 5,580 $10.55 $11.14 $23,160 2.4 %
51-9122 Painters, Transportation Equipment 3,290 $13.85 $15.69 $32,630 2.6 %
51-9123 Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers 1,890 $9.75 $10.68 $22,210 3.0 %
51-9131 Photographic Process Workers 1,800 $8.63 $9.24 $19,220 2.1 %
51-9132 Photographic Processing Machine Operators 3,030 $8.84 $9.55 $19,860 1.7 %
51-9141 Semiconductor Processors 8,090 $13.32 $13.89 $28,890 1.8 %
51-9191 Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders 1,550 $10.03 $10.62 $22,080 3.3 %
51-9192 Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders 840 $10.30 $11.42 $23,760 3.9 %
51-9193 Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders 690 $9.74 $10.24 $21,310 7.0 %
51-9194 Etchers and Engravers 580 $9.48 $10.70 $22,260 5.4 %
51-9195 Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic 1,940 $9.96 $10.47 $21,770 5.8 %
51-9196 Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 4,420 $12.97 $12.78 $26,580 1.7 %
51-9197 Tire Builders 350 $12.43 $15.29 $31,800 13.3 %
51-9198 Helpers—Production Workers 34,250 $8.42 $9.00 $18,720 0.9 %
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations top
Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title Employment (1) Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
53-0000 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 651,940 $10.46 $13.11 $27,270 3.6 %
53-1011 Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 960 $21.97 $22.23 $46,230 4.4 %
53-1021 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand 12,670 $17.22 $18.14 $37,730 1.2 %
53-1031 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators 15,540 $20.36 $22.17 $46,120 1.3 %
53-2011 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers 10,870 (4) (4) $145,680 12.6 %
53-2012 Commercial Pilots 2,300 (4) (4) $54,120 4.8 %
53-2021 Air Traffic Controllers 2,270 $46.69 $46.01 $95,700 1.6 %
53-2022 Airfield Operations Specialists 500 $17.21 $21.59 $44,910 8.4 %
53-3011 Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians 700 $9.47 $9.80 $20,390 2.3 %
53-3021 Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 14,410 $14.12 $13.56 $28,210 2.4 %
53-3022 Bus Drivers, School 28,270 $8.15 $8.96 $18,640 1.3 %
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers 24,950 $8.94 $10.12 $21,050 3.1 %
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer 109,900 $14.04 $15.09 $31,390 1.1 %
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light Or Delivery Services 64,250 $10.98 $12.39 $25,760 2.0 %
53-3041 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs 7,480 $8.25 $9.02 $18,760 2.2 %
53-4013 Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators, and Hostlers 170 $19.51 $23.42 $48,720 12.4 %
53-5011 Sailors and Marine Oilers 1,590 $13.94 $15.60 $32,440 6.2 %
53-5021 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels 1,700 $24.36 $23.92 $49,760 3.2 %
53-5022 Motorboat Operators 270 $17.63 $17.57 $36,540 11.8 %
53-5031 Ship Engineers 440 $24.19 $23.75 $49,400 3.4 %
53-6011 Bridge and Lock Tenders 50 $15.41 $15.51 $32,270 5.5 %
53-6021 Parking Lot Attendants 8,200 $8.01 $8.13 $16,920 1.7 %
53-6031 Service Station Attendants 7,260 $8.48 $9.25 $19,230 2.9 %
53-6041 Traffic Technicians 260 $14.74 $15.19 $31,600 2.3 %
53-6051 Transportation Inspectors 3,150 $19.18 $20.30 $42,220 5.7 %
53-7011 Conveyor Operators and Tenders 6,270 $10.44 $10.98 $22,840 2.5 %
53-7021 Crane and Tower Operators 4,350 $15.39 $15.78 $32,820 1.9 %
53-7031 Dredge Operators 440 $11.46 $11.69 $24,320 4.1 %
53-7032 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators 6,080 $12.63 $13.52 $28,120 2.5 %
53-7041 Hoist and Winch Operators 640 $13.97 $16.28 $33,860 6.2 %
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 39,870 $10.84 $11.34 $23,580 0.7 %
53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 25,190 $7.34 $8.00 $16,640 1.1 %
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 163,400 $8.73 $9.45 $19,650 1.1 %
53-7063 Machine Feeders and Offbearers 6,240 $9.73 $9.91 $20,610 1.4 %
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand 49,250 $7.65 $8.44 $17,550 1.4 %
53-7071 Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators 2,300 $20.89 $21.72 $45,190 2.6 %
53-7072 Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers 3,910 $22.21 $20.09 $41,780 4.3 %
53-7073 Wellhead Pumpers 2,550 $15.20 $15.66 $32,570 2.5 %
53-7081 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 5,230 $10.78 $11.57 $24,060 2.8 %
53-7121 Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders 2,200 $16.27 $17.27 $35,920 6.3 %

About May 2003 National, State, and Metropolitan Area 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.

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

(5) This wage is equal to or greater than $70.00 per hour or $145,600 per year.

(6) Estimates not released.



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