Occupational Employment Statistics

November 2003 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

NAICS 339900 - Other Miscellaneous 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 339900 - Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing.

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

NAICS Industry 339900 - Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing is part of: NAICS 339000 - Miscellaneous Manufacturing.

NAICS 339900 - Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing consists of:

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NAICS 339900 - Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing

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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 360,730 100.00% $13.01 $16.28 $33,860 0.6 %
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 22,250 6.17% $38.70 $44.39 $92,330 0.7 %
11-1011 Chief Executives 1,540 0.43% (5) $73.84 $153,590 1.5 %
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 7,660 2.12% $41.93 $48.15 $100,150 1.3 %
11-2011 Advertising and Promotions Managers 210 0.06% $35.86 $38.07 $79,190 3.0 %
11-2021 Marketing Managers 1,000 0.28% $40.10 $44.20 $91,930 1.7 %
11-2022 Sales Managers 1,770 0.49% $40.04 $44.72 $93,020 1.8 %
11-2031 Public Relations Managers 50 0.01% $35.90 $38.42 $79,920 6.6 %
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers 340 0.09% $33.51 $34.84 $72,460 4.2 %
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 730 0.20% $39.99 $41.27 $85,850 1.7 %
11-3031 Financial Managers 1,450 0.40% $39.06 $42.39 $88,180 1.2 %
11-3040 Human Resources Managers 560 0.16% $31.56 $34.48 $71,710 2.5 %
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers 3,620 1.00% $31.42 $34.36 $71,470 1.3 %
11-3061 Purchasing Managers 720 0.20% $32.46 $34.15 $71,030 1.4 %
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 300 0.08% $29.72 $31.93 $66,410 2.7 %
11-9021 Construction Managers 60 0.02% $21.21 $23.97 $49,850 6.6 %
11-9041 Engineering Managers 980 0.27% $42.10 $43.63 $90,750 1.4 %
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers 50 0.01% $49.82 $52.71 $109,640 13.2 %
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 8,920 2.47% $22.13 $23.73 $49,350 0.7 %
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products 230 0.06% $22.38 $23.50 $48,880 2.8 %
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 2,710 0.75% $20.79 $22.32 $46,420 1.5 %
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction, Health and Safety, and Transportation 120 0.03% $22.95 $24.42 $50,790 3.2 %
13-1051 Cost Estimators 580 0.16% $19.22 $20.76 $43,170 2.8 %
13-1071 Employment, Recruitment, and Placement Specialists 170 0.05% $22.52 $23.31 $48,480 1.8 %
13-1072 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 300 0.08% $21.06 $22.86 $47,540 1.8 %
13-1073 Training and Development Specialists 200 0.06% $23.12 $23.91 $49,740 2.6 %
13-1111 Management Analysts 220 0.06% $26.65 $28.55 $59,390 3.1 %
13-1121 Meeting and Convention Planners 30 0.01% $18.88 $19.63 $40,830 3.2 %
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors 2,400 0.67% $22.97 $24.44 $50,840 1.1 %
13-2031 Budget Analysts 100 0.03% $22.98 $23.81 $49,520 3.1 %
13-2041 Credit Analysts 290 0.08% $20.41 $21.90 $45,550 1.7 %
13-2051 Financial Analysts 180 0.05% $26.18 $27.93 $58,100 3.8 %
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 4,050 1.12% $25.59 $26.93 $56,020 1.5 %
15-1021 Computer Programmers 580 0.16% $27.12 $28.76 $59,820 3.4 %
15-1031 Computer Software Engineers, Applications 440 0.12% $32.55 $31.91 $66,370 2.7 %
15-1032 Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software 570 0.16% $29.84 $31.44 $65,390 1.9 %
15-1041 Computer Support Specialists 740 0.21% $17.69 $18.60 $38,700 2.3 %
15-1051 Computer Systems Analysts 330 0.09% $28.26 $28.41 $59,100 1.5 %
15-1061 Database Administrators 170 0.05% $26.12 $27.60 $57,400 2.5 %
15-1071 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 570 0.16% $25.56 $27.53 $57,260 2.2 %
15-1081 Network Systems and Data Communications Analysts 280 0.08% $26.90 $27.52 $57,240 2.1 %
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts (7) (7) $28.78 $29.71 $61,800 6.4 %
15-2091 Mathematical Technicians (7) (7) $18.57 $21.05 $43,780 8.7 %
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 7,320 2.03% $24.42 $25.27 $52,570 0.9 %
17-2041 Chemical Engineers 100 0.03% $32.29 $32.67 $67,960 3.2 %
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers 150 0.04% $31.54 $31.73 $66,000 3.9 %
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 290 0.08% $30.06 $29.68 $61,720 3.3 %
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 80 0.02% $32.37 $32.93 $68,500 2.3 %
17-2081 Environmental Engineers 30 0.01% $31.04 $30.10 $62,610 4.0 %
17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 60 0.02% $26.61 $28.20 $58,660 3.1 %
17-2112 Industrial Engineers 1,420 0.39% $27.33 $28.32 $58,910 1.1 %
17-2131 Materials Engineers 280 0.08% $27.65 $28.30 $58,850 1.9 %
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers 1,550 0.43% $28.00 $28.62 $59,530 1.2 %
17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters 50 0.01% $16.68 $17.94 $37,320 2.8 %
17-3012 Electrical and Electronics Drafters 210 0.06% $18.42 $23.28 $48,430 13.1 %
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters 640 0.18% $18.45 $19.67 $40,910 1.9 %
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians 420 0.12% $17.19 $17.88 $37,180 1.9 %
17-3024 Electro-Mechanical Technicians 140 0.04% $18.06 $18.56 $38,600 2.7 %
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians 30 0.01% $17.20 $19.86 $41,310 5.5 %
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians 670 0.19% $17.80 $18.69 $38,880 2.3 %
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians 230 0.06% $18.23 $18.85 $39,220 1.9 %
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 1,070 0.30% $21.52 $24.09 $50,110 1.8 %
19-2031 Chemists 190 0.05% $24.94 $27.13 $56,430 3.9 %
19-3021 Market Research Analysts 590 0.16% $23.27 $25.99 $54,050 2.4 %
19-4031 Chemical Technicians 220 0.06% $15.42 $15.84 $32,960 2.4 %
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 150 0.04% $43.35 $45.07 $93,750 5.3 %
23-1011 Lawyers 90 0.02% $54.21 $58.10 $120,850 4.9 %
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 70 0.02% $21.98 $22.01 $45,770 5.3 %
25-9031 Instructional Coordinators (7) (7) $22.77 $24.94 $51,880 4.2 %
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 8,910 2.47% $16.66 $18.76 $39,020 1.3 %
27-1011 Art Directors 400 0.11% $25.03 $27.21 $56,600 3.2 %
27-1013 Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators (7) (7) $16.82 $17.60 $36,610 6.6 %
27-1014 Multi-Media Artists and Animators 380 0.11% $20.99 $23.90 $49,720 7.0 %
27-1021 Commercial and Industrial Designers 2,990 0.83% $19.10 $21.18 $44,060 1.9 %
27-1022 Fashion Designers 30 0.01% $21.52 $24.66 $51,300 8.0 %
27-1023 Floral Designers 160 0.04% $7.28 $7.36 $15,300 3.3 %
27-1024 Graphic Designers 3,270 0.91% $15.10 $15.99 $33,260 1.6 %
27-1026 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 240 0.07% $15.78 $15.32 $31,870 5.1 %
27-1027 Set and Exhibit Designers 50 0.01% $17.36 $18.32 $38,100 3.4 %
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists 250 0.07% $21.63 $23.67 $49,230 2.9 %
27-3041 Editors 30 0.01% $25.74 $25.50 $53,030 5.6 %
27-3042 Technical Writers 120 0.03% $19.92 $20.42 $42,470 2.6 %
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 80 0.02% $21.46 $21.56 $44,840 6.0 %
29-9010 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists and Technicians 30 0.01% $21.31 $22.36 $46,500 4.6 %
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 560 0.16% $11.15 $12.06 $25,080 3.0 %
33-9032 Security Guards 380 0.11% $11.47 $12.12 $25,210 1.7 %
33-9091 Crossing Guards (7) (7) $8.48 $10.21 $21,240 13.5 %
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 2,290 0.63% $9.78 $10.47 $21,780 1.0 %
37-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers 100 0.03% $18.47 $18.58 $38,650 2.9 %
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 2,050 0.57% $9.60 $10.05 $20,900 1.0 %
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 100 0.03% $10.81 $11.16 $23,210 3.5 %
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 50 0.01% $8.52 $9.83 $20,460 4.5 %
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 18,270 5.06% $19.67 $23.41 $48,680 1.6 %
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales Workers 310 0.09% $18.18 $21.53 $44,790 4.7 %
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales Workers 1,290 0.36% $29.14 $33.28 $69,220 4.0 %
41-2011 Cashiers (7) (7) $6.85 $7.05 $14,660 4.2 %
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks (7) (7) $9.42 $9.77 $20,320 9.6 %
41-2022 Parts Salespersons 40 0.01% $17.72 $18.69 $38,880 6.1 %
41-2031 Retail Salespersons 1,950 0.54% $8.75 $10.71 $22,280 4.9 %
41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents 270 0.07% $18.73 $25.03 $52,070 9.9 %
41-4011 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 1,700 0.47% $25.33 $28.16 $58,580 2.6 %
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 11,150 3.09% $20.78 $24.64 $51,240 1.6 %
41-9011 Demonstrators and Product Promoters 50 0.01% $12.87 $15.00 $31,200 6.3 %
41-9031 Sales Engineers 210 0.06% $30.32 $31.73 $66,000 4.2 %
41-9041 Telemarketers 450 0.12% $9.56 $10.27 $21,370 2.7 %
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 51,640 14.32% $12.91 $13.85 $28,810 0.5 %
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and Administrative Support Workers 3,420 0.95% $20.12 $21.48 $44,690 1.6 %
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 430 0.12% $11.26 $11.57 $24,070 2.1 %
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors 140 0.04% $14.70 $14.74 $30,670 2.7 %
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators 1,320 0.37% $12.40 $12.95 $26,930 1.6 %
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 6,090 1.69% $14.12 $14.62 $30,410 0.9 %
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 730 0.20% $14.85 $15.21 $31,640 0.9 %
43-3061 Procurement Clerks 410 0.11% $14.32 $14.48 $30,120 1.3 %
43-4021 Correspondence Clerks 130 0.04% $12.96 $13.29 $27,650 2.3 %
43-4041 Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks 80 0.02% $13.33 $13.82 $28,740 3.3 %
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 5,560 1.54% $13.83 $14.48 $30,120 0.9 %
43-4071 File Clerks 70 0.02% $10.31 $10.70 $22,260 3.0 %
43-4151 Order Clerks 3,170 0.88% $12.42 $12.95 $26,940 1.2 %
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 440 0.12% $15.28 $15.68 $32,620 1.5 %
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks 1,160 0.32% $10.70 $11.06 $23,010 1.0 %
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 50 0.01% $14.84 $16.06 $33,400 3.6 %
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 3,080 0.85% $15.21 $16.24 $33,790 1.6 %
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 8,120 2.25% $11.50 $12.00 $24,960 0.7 %
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 3,370 0.93% $10.87 $11.34 $23,590 1.1 %
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 300 0.08% $12.53 $13.09 $27,230 2.2 %
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 3,020 0.84% $16.47 $17.34 $36,060 1.4 %
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 2,710 0.75% $11.84 $12.32 $25,630 1.7 %
43-9011 Computer Operators 270 0.07% $14.78 $15.25 $31,720 2.7 %
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers 440 0.12% $10.77 $10.94 $22,760 3.0 %
43-9022 Word Processors and Typists 140 0.04% $11.63 $12.86 $26,750 4.6 %
43-9031 Desktop Publishers 40 0.01% $12.63 $14.76 $30,700 10.4 %
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 210 0.06% $10.98 $11.30 $23,500 4.7 %
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 6,060 1.68% $10.56 $11.10 $23,080 1.1 %
43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer 50 0.01% $10.09 $10.99 $22,850 4.6 %
43-9111 Statistical Assistants 40 0.01% $17.28 $17.56 $36,520 2.7 %
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 6,200 1.72% $15.50 $16.61 $34,540 2.0 %
47-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers (7) (7) $20.69 $22.09 $45,960 2.9 %
47-2031 Carpenters 1,510 0.42% $14.71 $16.17 $33,630 3.5 %
47-2043 Floor Sanders and Finishers 170 0.05% $13.16 $14.15 $29,430 6.0 %
47-2111 Electricians 2,220 0.62% $16.62 $18.10 $37,640 3.7 %
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 360 0.10% $12.76 $14.87 $30,940 4.6 %
47-2142 Paperhangers 120 0.03% $14.67 $15.36 $31,950 4.9 %
47-2211 Sheet Metal Workers 770 0.21% $15.22 $15.47 $32,180 3.2 %
47-2221 Structural Iron and Steel Workers 110 0.03% $14.78 $16.78 $34,900 5.1 %
47-3013 Helpers—Electricians 40 0.01% $9.44 $10.02 $20,850 3.9 %
47-4051 Highway Maintenance Workers 70 0.02% $13.76 $13.61 $28,310 6.7 %
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 11,410 3.16% $16.69 $17.34 $36,060 1.2 %
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 1,060 0.29% $23.67 $25.61 $53,270 5.7 %
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 40 0.01% $16.20 $16.63 $34,590 5.3 %
49-2092 Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers 80 0.02% $17.84 $17.58 $36,570 3.7 %
49-2094 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 350 0.10% $16.09 $16.65 $34,620 3.5 %
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 40 0.01% $20.03 $20.16 $41,940 4.7 %
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 720 0.20% $17.82 $18.06 $37,560 2.2 %
49-9042 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 5,660 1.57% $16.23 $16.40 $34,100 0.8 %
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 470 0.13% $15.83 $16.16 $33,620 1.7 %
49-9044 Millwrights 180 0.05% $19.27 $19.42 $40,390 2.8 %
49-9063 Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners 270 0.07% $17.16 $16.78 $34,890 6.3 %
49-9091 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers 170 0.05% $15.24 $15.51 $32,260 4.4 %
49-9098 Helpers—Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 420 0.12% $11.72 $12.43 $25,860 4.0 %
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 191,440 53.07% $11.42 $12.61 $26,230 0.5 %
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers 14,170 3.93% $19.01 $20.58 $42,820 0.9 %
51-2022 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 2,270 0.63% $11.26 $12.06 $25,080 2.0 %
51-2023 Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers 740 0.21% $12.37 $12.45 $25,890 3.2 %
51-2031 Engine and Other Machine Assemblers (7) (7) $13.31 $13.81 $28,710 3.6 %
51-2041 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 2,250 0.62% $13.96 $14.45 $30,050 2.0 %
51-2091 Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators (7) (7) $10.45 $10.88 $22,630 3.9 %
51-2092 Team Assemblers 40,310 11.17% $10.05 $10.71 $22,270 1.2 %
51-2093 Timing Device Assemblers, Adjusters, and Calibrators 70 0.02% $11.62 $11.07 $23,020 4.3 %
51-4011 Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 3,020 0.84% $13.38 $14.24 $29,620 2.7 %
51-4012 Numerical Tool and Process Control Programmers 350 0.10% $16.83 $17.22 $35,820 3.2 %
51-4021 Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 2,160 0.60% $12.89 $13.49 $28,060 2.5 %
51-4022 Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 650 0.18% $11.28 $12.36 $25,710 4.0 %
51-4023 Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 290 0.08% $10.55 $11.10 $23,080 2.2 %
51-4031 Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 7,780 2.16% $11.48 $12.09 $25,150 1.2 %
51-4032 Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,040 0.29% $11.15 $11.71 $24,360 2.2 %
51-4033 Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 3,650 1.01% $11.83 $12.54 $26,080 2.5 %
51-4034 Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 750 0.21% $12.25 $13.05 $27,150 1.8 %
51-4035 Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 280 0.08% $14.39 $13.83 $28,760 2.9 %
51-4041 Machinists 3,920 1.09% $15.39 $15.77 $32,800 1.8 %
51-4052 Pourers and Casters, Metal (7) (7) $9.26 $10.18 $21,170 3.8 %
51-4061 Model Makers, Metal and Plastic 250 0.07% $19.55 $18.90 $39,320 2.3 %
51-4062 Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic 230 0.06% $12.48 $13.89 $28,890 11.1 %
51-4072 Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 8,040 2.23% $12.16 $12.23 $25,440 1.3 %
51-4081 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 2,790 0.77% $12.46 $12.97 $26,980 1.9 %
51-4111 Tool and Die Makers 2,110 0.58% $19.20 $19.30 $40,140 1.2 %
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 3,850 1.07% $12.95 $13.36 $27,780 1.3 %
51-4122 Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 780 0.22% $12.04 $13.16 $27,370 3.3 %
51-4191 Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 340 0.09% $12.35 $12.80 $26,630 2.6 %
51-4192 Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic 170 0.05% $10.68 $12.12 $25,210 4.5 %
51-4193 Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,040 0.29% $13.19 $14.00 $29,120 3.5 %
51-4194 Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners 370 0.10% $12.19 $12.79 $26,600 3.8 %
51-5011 Bindery Workers (7) (7) $18.42 $15.31 $31,840 8.0 %
51-5021 Job Printers (7) (7) $10.49 $10.89 $22,660 2.7 %
51-5022 Prepress Technicians and Workers 400 0.11% $11.68 $12.33 $25,650 2.3 %
51-5023 Printing Machine Operators 3,090 0.86% $10.97 $12.01 $24,980 1.7 %
51-6031 Sewing Machine Operators 3,950 1.10% $9.10 $9.58 $19,920 1.2 %
51-6041 Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers (7) (7) $12.71 $13.36 $27,780 9.0 %
51-6051 Sewers, Hand (7) (7) $10.10 $10.34 $21,500 3.0 %
51-6052 Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers (7) (7) $6.87 $7.26 $15,110 4.7 %
51-6062 Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 140 0.04% $9.66 $10.40 $21,630 3.7 %
51-6063 Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders (7) (7) $13.15 $12.89 $26,810 5.7 %
51-6064 Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders (7) (7) $10.80 $10.61 $22,070 4.6 %
51-6093 Upholsterers 70 0.02% $13.48 $13.14 $27,320 7.1 %
51-7011 Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters 2,480 0.69% $13.51 $14.55 $30,250 2.7 %
51-7021 Furniture Finishers (7) (7) $10.03 $10.99 $22,850 5.7 %
51-7031 Model Makers, Wood (7) (7) $14.86 $14.04 $29,210 6.9 %
51-7032 Patternmakers, Wood 140 0.04% $6.54 $6.70 $13,940 3.4 %
51-7041 Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood 550 0.15% $10.39 $10.75 $22,350 3.8 %
51-7042 Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing 2,790 0.77% $10.49 $11.22 $23,350 2.5 %
51-8021 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 60 0.02% $16.79 $18.07 $37,590 7.5 %
51-9011 Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders 360 0.10% $12.98 $13.19 $27,440 2.9 %
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 110 0.03% $15.18 $14.62 $30,410 4.4 %
51-9021 Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 600 0.17% $8.85 $10.27 $21,360 5.7 %
51-9022 Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand 2,860 0.79% $11.25 $11.74 $24,410 2.0 %
51-9023 Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 1,080 0.30% $14.30 $14.16 $29,440 3.5 %
51-9031 Cutters and Trimmers, Hand 1,550 0.43% $10.70 $11.22 $23,330 2.0 %
51-9032 Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 2,020 0.56% $11.42 $11.71 $24,360 1.7 %
51-9041 Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 2,290 0.63% $11.47 $12.32 $25,640 2.7 %
51-9051 Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders 400 0.11% $11.06 $12.80 $26,620 10.2 %
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 6,390 1.77% $12.22 $12.88 $26,800 1.1 %
51-9071 Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers (7) (7) $10.89 $12.77 $26,560 3.3 %
51-9082 Medical Appliance Technicians 40 0.01% $13.08 $19.11 $39,750 21.5 %
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 4,300 1.19% $10.04 $10.58 $22,010 3.3 %
51-9121 Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 3,130 0.87% $12.08 $12.65 $26,310 1.4 %
51-9123 Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers 4,360 1.21% $10.85 $11.98 $24,920 2.7 %
51-9191 Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders 450 0.12% $10.02 $10.25 $21,310 2.8 %
51-9192 Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders 330 0.09% $10.94 $11.77 $24,490 2.7 %
51-9194 Etchers and Engravers 1,490 0.41% $10.94 $11.95 $24,850 1.9 %
51-9195 Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic 3,530 0.98% $11.29 $11.82 $24,590 2.0 %
51-9198 Helpers—Production Workers 7,190 1.99% $9.42 $9.68 $20,140 1.4 %
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 25,910 7.18% $10.19 $10.99 $22,860 1.0 %
53-1011 Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors (7) (7) $26.63 $28.01 $58,260 7.5 %
53-1021 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand 760 0.21% $17.79 $19.13 $39,790 2.5 %
53-1031 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators 270 0.07% $20.82 $21.17 $44,040 2.3 %
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers 30 0.01% $13.17 $12.54 $26,070 6.4 %
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer 420 0.12% $15.59 $16.22 $33,730 2.2 %
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light Or Delivery Services 1,000 0.28% $11.72 $11.99 $24,940 1.6 %
53-7011 Conveyor Operators and Tenders 80 0.02% $12.66 $12.61 $26,220 4.8 %
53-7021 Crane and Tower Operators 70 0.02% $14.20 $14.35 $29,840 3.4 %
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 2,420 0.67% $12.38 $12.76 $26,540 1.5 %
53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 50 0.01% $12.49 $14.08 $29,290 10.3 %
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 6,890 1.91% $10.24 $10.63 $22,110 1.2 %
53-7063 Machine Feeders and Offbearers 3,940 1.09% $10.52 $11.01 $22,910 2.4 %
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand 9,640 2.67% $8.87 $9.29 $19,320 1.4 %
53-7072 Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers 80 0.02% $14.84 $15.43 $32,100 7.8 %

About November 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) This median wage is equal to or greater than $70.00 per hour or $145,600 per year.

(7) Estimates not released.



Other OES estimates and related information:

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

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

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

November 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: November 24, 2004

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