Occupational Employment Statistics

May 2004 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

NAICS 488000 - Support Activities for Transportation


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 488000 - Support Activities for Transportation.

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

NAICS Industry 488000 - Support Activities for Transportation is part of: Sectors 48 and 49 - Transportation and Warehousing.

NAICS 488000 - Support Activities for Transportation consists of:

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NAICS 488000 - Support Activities for Transportation

All Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
00-0000 All Occupations 524,600 100.00% $15.32 $18.15 $37,760 0.8 %
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Management Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
11-0000 Management Occupations 26,100 4.98% $36.50 $43.46 $90,400 1.2 %
11-1011 Chief Executives 1,710 0.33% $65.58 $68.23 $141,920 2.5 %
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 12,330 2.35% $37.74 $46.08 $95,860 1.7 %
11-2011 Advertising and Promotions Managers 40 0.01% $27.94 $33.64 $69,960 10.4 %
11-2021 Marketing Managers 370 0.07% $35.00 $40.02 $83,230 5.3 %
11-2022 Sales Managers 1,590 0.30% $35.44 $40.37 $83,960 3.9 %
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers 1,360 0.26% $29.04 $32.25 $67,090 2.5 %
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 810 0.15% $39.46 $41.38 $86,060 2.5 %
11-3031 Financial Managers 1,450 0.28% $36.44 $40.02 $83,240 1.9 %
11-3041 Compensation and Benefits Managers 280 0.05% $32.40 $34.68 $72,140 2.8 %
11-3042 Training and Development Managers 70 0.01% $31.78 $35.12 $73,050 4.8 %
11-3049 Human Resources Managers, All Other 180 0.03% $37.66 $41.98 $87,320 3.5 %
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers 220 0.04% $33.48 $35.89 $74,650 4.6 %
11-3061 Purchasing Managers 100 0.02% $30.27 $32.39 $67,370 4.1 %
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 4,290 0.82% $31.80 $36.79 $76,530 3.0 %
11-9041 Engineering Managers 80 0.02% $40.77 $42.27 $87,910 4.2 %
11-9199 Managers, All Other 1,020 0.19% $32.29 $33.03 $68,700 2.3 %
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Business and Financial Operations Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
13-0000 Business and Financial Operations Occupations 15,160 2.89% $22.69 $25.69 $53,430 2.7 %
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products 90 0.02% $23.63 $25.89 $53,860 11.6 %
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 1,230 0.23% $19.40 $21.06 $43,800 1.8 %
13-1031 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators 30 0.01% $15.36 $18.54 $38,550 6.1 %
13-1032 Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage 170 0.03% $10.99 $12.55 $26,100 15.9 %
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction, Health and Safety, and Transportation 1,110 0.21% $19.77 $21.31 $44,330 6.2 %
13-1051 Cost Estimators 320 0.06% $21.39 $24.51 $50,970 4.7 %
13-1071 Employment, Recruitment, and Placement Specialists 230 0.04% $21.59 $22.44 $46,680 2.3 %
13-1072 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 200 0.04% $22.60 $24.22 $50,370 2.9 %
13-1073 Training and Development Specialists 560 0.11% $21.99 $23.81 $49,520 3.9 %
13-1079 Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations Specialists, All Other 320 0.06% $24.58 $26.21 $54,530 3.0 %
13-1081 Logisticians 2,040 0.39% $20.58 $24.36 $50,670 8.2 %
13-1111 Management Analysts 530 0.10% $33.15 $44.56 $92,680 12.8 %
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other 3,850 0.73% $25.11 $26.83 $55,800 4.0 %
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors 4,190 0.80% $23.48 $26.26 $54,620 3.6 %
13-2031 Budget Analysts 40 0.01% $22.78 $23.15 $48,140 4.0 %
13-2051 Financial Analysts 70 0.01% $25.53 $26.29 $54,680 2.9 %
13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other 150 0.03% $33.77 $34.61 $71,990 7.7 %
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Computer and Mathematical Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
15-0000 Computer and Mathematical Occupations 3,450 0.66% $26.94 $28.31 $58,890 1.7 %
15-1021 Computer Programmers 910 0.17% $30.00 $31.07 $64,620 2.5 %
15-1031 Computer Software Engineers, Applications 320 0.06% $32.81 $33.62 $69,930 2.4 %
15-1032 Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software 90 0.02% $34.18 $37.16 $77,290 6.0 %
15-1041 Computer Support Specialists 540 0.10% $19.87 $21.12 $43,940 2.1 %
15-1051 Computer Systems Analysts 210 0.04% $27.43 $28.83 $59,960 2.2 %
15-1061 Database Administrators 210 0.04% $31.69 $30.98 $64,440 2.4 %
15-1071 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 450 0.09% $28.95 $30.05 $62,490 2.8 %
15-1081 Network Systems and Data Communications Analysts 230 0.04% $22.86 $25.03 $52,050 4.4 %
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts 130 0.02% $23.99 $25.94 $53,960 4.7 %
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Architecture and Engineering Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
17-0000 Architecture and Engineering Occupations 2,500 0.48% $27.25 $29.10 $60,540 1.6 %
17-2011 Aerospace Engineers 270 0.05% $29.74 $32.03 $66,620 5.0 %
17-2051 Civil Engineers 60 0.01% $32.25 $34.25 $71,230 8.6 %
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 110 0.02% $30.80 $31.70 $65,930 1.4 %
17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 180 0.03% $24.30 $26.58 $55,300 3.2 %
17-2112 Industrial Engineers 170 0.03% $29.08 $30.41 $63,260 3.7 %
17-2121 Marine Engineers and Naval Architects 370 0.07% $33.05 $33.06 $68,770 3.5 %
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers 190 0.04% $31.00 $30.27 $62,960 3.0 %
17-2199 Engineers, All Other 330 0.06% $32.46 $33.38 $69,430 2.8 %
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters 30 0.01% $19.66 $19.97 $41,530 11.3 %
17-3019 Drafters, All Other 30 0.01% $20.03 $19.77 $41,110 2.9 %
17-3021 Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians 120 0.02% $23.85 $30.57 $63,580 8.2 %
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians 260 0.05% $23.51 $23.08 $48,000 1.4 %
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians 60 0.01% $20.84 $20.44 $42,520 1.9 %
17-3029 Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 230 0.04% $21.94 $21.38 $44,460 5.0 %
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Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
19-0000 Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 1,270 0.24% $21.99 $23.75 $49,410 5.8 %
19-2031 Chemists 40 0.01% $22.93 $22.24 $46,260 4.1 %
19-3021 Market Research Analysts 390 0.07% $22.89 $24.29 $50,530 10.6 %
19-4031 Chemical Technicians (8) (8) $21.53 $23.55 $48,970 10.9 %
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Community and Social Services Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
21-0000 Community and Social Services Occupations (8) (8) $12.38 $12.54 $26,070 2.7 %
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Legal Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
23-0000 Legal Occupations 170 0.03% $20.67 $28.45 $59,170 10.8 %
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants (8) (8) $19.51 $19.98 $41,560 3.3 %
23-2093 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers (8) (8) $28.87 $27.64 $57,490 12.8 %
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Education, Training, and Library Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
25-0000 Education, Training, and Library Occupations 170 0.03% $17.52 $17.10 $35,560 3.9 %
25-1194 Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 50 0.01% $16.41 $17.98 $37,400 9.1 %
25-3021 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 100 0.02% $18.29 $16.94 $35,240 5.8 %
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Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) 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) (8) $19.06 $19.67 $40,920 2.9 %
27-1024 Graphic Designers 50 0.01% $16.04 $16.56 $34,450 3.7 %
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists 170 0.03% $21.27 $23.19 $48,240 3.9 %
27-3042 Technical Writers 40 0.01% $20.32 $21.68 $45,100 4.9 %
27-3043 Writers and Authors (8) (8) $19.26 $17.62 $36,650 2.2 %
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Healthcare Practitioner and Technical Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
29-0000 Healthcare Practitioner and Technical Occupations 240 0.05% $20.54 $21.52 $44,760 4.7 %
29-9011 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 100 0.02% $24.52 $25.36 $52,750 3.3 %
29-9012 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 70 0.01% $20.23 $21.32 $44,340 7.5 %
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Protective Service Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
33-0000 Protective Service Occupations 5,240 1.00% $11.61 $13.82 $28,750 5.0 %
33-1099 First-Line Supervisors/Managers, Protective Service Workers, All Other 130 0.02% $17.19 $19.26 $40,060 3.2 %
33-2011 Fire Fighters 150 0.03% $14.80 $14.79 $30,770 4.2 %
33-9032 Security Guards 4,070 0.78% $10.73 $12.22 $25,410 4.7 %
33-9099 Protective Service Workers, All Other (8) (8) $24.70 $22.45 $46,690 6.2 %
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Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
35-0000 Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 720 0.14% $10.12 $11.04 $22,950 4.2 %
35-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 140 0.03% $10.74 $11.84 $24,620 10.3 %
35-2012 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 170 0.03% $12.40 $13.11 $27,260 9.1 %
35-3021 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 60 0.01% $8.29 $8.84 $18,380 6.3 %
35-3031 Waiters and Waitresses 70 0.01% $6.36 $6.67 $13,870 4.8 %
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Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
37-0000 Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 3,990 0.76% $9.55 $10.22 $21,260 1.7 %
37-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers 170 0.03% $15.03 $16.42 $34,150 3.5 %
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 3,220 0.61% $9.33 $9.68 $20,140 1.9 %
37-2019 Building Cleaning Workers, All Other 140 0.03% $10.07 $9.72 $20,220 9.0 %
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 210 0.04% $11.66 $12.30 $25,590 3.4 %
37-3019 Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other 70 0.01% $9.87 $11.08 $23,050 5.1 %
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Personal Care and Service Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
39-0000 Personal Care and Service Occupations 9,420 1.80% $9.17 $9.81 $20,400 2.3 %
39-1021 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service Workers 520 0.10% $15.10 $15.63 $32,520 4.1 %
39-6011 Baggage Porters and Bellhops 4,680 0.89% $7.54 $8.50 $17,680 3.1 %
39-6031 Flight Attendants 310 0.06% (4) (4) (9) (9)
39-6032 Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants and Baggage Porters 3,660 0.70% $9.88 $10.05 $20,910 1.3 %
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Sales and Related Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
41-0000 Sales and Related Occupations 20,070 3.83% $20.15 $24.19 $50,310 4.4 %
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales Workers 380 0.07% $19.99 $20.69 $43,030 9.7 %
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales Workers 1,160 0.22% $33.23 $36.98 $76,920 4.8 %
41-2011 Cashiers 4,080 0.78% $8.20 $8.97 $18,660 6.4 %
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks 690 0.13% $9.62 $10.27 $21,360 4.4 %
41-2022 Parts Salespersons 380 0.07% $11.22 $13.11 $27,270 5.1 %
41-2031 Retail Salespersons 520 0.10% $10.16 $12.03 $25,020 3.8 %
41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents 110 0.02% $21.34 $22.18 $46,130 6.6 %
41-3041 Travel Agents 140 0.03% $15.44 $17.02 $35,400 6.0 %
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 6,560 1.25% $25.45 $29.86 $62,110 4.3 %
41-4011 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 190 0.04% $19.88 $23.80 $49,500 15.8 %
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 4,490 0.86% $25.05 $30.68 $63,820 5.6 %
41-9031 Sales Engineers (8) (8) $27.61 $30.62 $63,700 2.7 %
41-9041 Telemarketers 40 0.01% $10.63 $10.77 $22,410 3.3 %
41-9099 Sales and Related Workers, All Other 1,250 0.24% $22.59 $27.14 $56,450 6.7 %
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Office and Administrative Support Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
43-0000 Office and Administrative Support Occupations 139,530 26.60% $13.85 $15.37 $31,970 0.9 %
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and Administrative Support Workers 11,020 2.10% $22.01 $23.02 $47,890 1.2 %
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 90 0.02% $11.25 $11.90 $24,750 3.1 %
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors 800 0.15% $14.46 $14.92 $31,030 1.8 %
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators 4,720 0.90% $13.20 $13.92 $28,950 1.4 %
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 10,530 2.01% $13.56 $14.29 $29,720 1.2 %
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 920 0.18% $15.24 $15.75 $32,760 1.5 %
43-3061 Procurement Clerks 150 0.03% $14.29 $15.21 $31,630 4.9 %
43-4011 Brokerage Clerks 60 0.01% $14.46 $15.85 $32,960 12.7 %
43-4021 Correspondence Clerks 60 0.01% $13.70 $18.14 $37,730 16.0 %
43-4041 Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks 80 0.02% $14.66 $14.89 $30,970 3.0 %
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 15,540 2.96% $13.54 $14.55 $30,270 2.4 %
43-4071 File Clerks 350 0.07% $10.30 $10.77 $22,410 2.3 %
43-4151 Order Clerks 1,490 0.28% $12.51 $13.31 $27,690 2.6 %
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 930 0.18% $15.70 $15.93 $33,130 1.4 %
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks 2,830 0.54% $11.11 $11.54 $24,000 3.4 %
43-4181 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 4,960 0.95% $10.64 $11.69 $24,310 2.0 %
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other 220 0.04% $14.41 $14.08 $29,290 3.8 %
43-5011 Cargo and Freight Agents 30,190 5.75% $16.15 $17.63 $36,680 2.0 %
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers 1,100 0.21% $9.02 $9.98 $20,770 5.7 %
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 10,650 2.03% $13.71 $15.32 $31,860 2.1 %
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 1,920 0.37% $15.98 $17.01 $35,370 2.0 %
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 10,460 1.99% $12.80 $14.07 $29,260 3.2 %
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 2,220 0.42% $12.96 $14.28 $29,700 3.4 %
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 670 0.13% $20.87 $19.83 $41,250 5.9 %
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 4,420 0.84% $16.63 $17.20 $35,780 1.3 %
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 5,230 1.00% $11.33 $12.19 $25,350 2.4 %
43-9011 Computer Operators 1,090 0.21% $16.00 $16.75 $34,830 7.2 %
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers 1,370 0.26% $11.06 $11.72 $24,370 2.4 %
43-9022 Word Processors and Typists 80 0.02% $12.13 $12.48 $25,970 3.5 %
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 580 0.11% $9.09 $9.70 $20,180 2.6 %
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 14,170 2.70% $10.73 $11.49 $23,900 1.8 %
43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer 60 0.01% $10.05 $10.60 $22,040 4.8 %
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 450 0.09% $13.86 $14.41 $29,980 3.2 %
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Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
45-0000 Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations 110 0.02% $11.17 $12.78 $26,580 3.7 %
45-2093 Farmworkers, Farm and Ranch Animals 50 0.01% $7.01 $9.40 $19,550 8.5 %
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Construction and Extraction Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
47-0000 Construction and Extraction Occupations 3,680 0.70% $15.33 $16.12 $33,530 2.3 %
47-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 450 0.09% $21.32 $21.93 $45,620 3.9 %
47-2011 Boilermakers (8) (8) $21.02 $21.74 $45,220 4.0 %
47-2031 Carpenters 310 0.06% $16.07 $16.64 $34,600 4.6 %
47-2061 Construction Laborers 90 0.02% $11.03 $13.09 $27,220 19.6 %
47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 150 0.03% $15.66 $16.08 $33,460 3.2 %
47-2111 Electricians 340 0.06% $19.48 $19.62 $40,810 2.7 %
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 230 0.04% $15.05 $14.96 $31,120 2.5 %
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 260 0.05% $16.85 $16.83 $35,000 4.7 %
47-2211 Sheet Metal Workers 320 0.06% $15.92 $16.62 $34,560 3.4 %
47-3012 Helpers--Carpenters 40 0.01% $9.66 $11.39 $23,690 12.2 %
47-3014 Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons 60 0.01% $9.52 $9.70 $20,180 5.4 %
47-4011 Construction and Building Inspectors 30 0.01% $23.08 $22.99 $47,820 2.7 %
47-4051 Highway Maintenance Workers 400 0.08% $13.60 $13.80 $28,710 3.4 %
47-4061 Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators 670 0.13% $10.70 $12.14 $25,240 3.4 %
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Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
49-0000 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 61,570 11.74% $17.63 $18.01 $37,470 0.8 %
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 4,760 0.91% $24.29 $25.63 $53,300 1.6 %
49-2091 Avionics Technicians 2,900 0.55% $18.90 $18.87 $39,240 1.5 %
49-2093 Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment 710 0.14% $16.44 $17.47 $36,350 4.0 %
49-3011 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 27,600 5.26% $18.70 $18.56 $38,610 1.0 %
49-3021 Automotive Body and Related Repairers 360 0.07% $15.12 $15.63 $32,510 5.6 %
49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 4,050 0.77% $13.43 $14.53 $30,220 3.6 %
49-3031 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 4,050 0.77% $17.24 $17.64 $36,690 3.0 %
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 1,720 0.33% $21.89 $23.69 $49,280 5.1 %
49-3043 Rail Car Repairers 3,850 0.73% $15.38 $15.63 $32,510 1.7 %
49-3051 Motorboat Mechanics 180 0.03% $16.98 $17.12 $35,600 4.8 %
49-3093 Tire Repairers and Changers 110 0.02% $11.80 $12.77 $26,570 6.2 %
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 130 0.02% $20.59 $21.97 $45,700 5.9 %
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 300 0.06% $16.99 $16.88 $35,100 2.9 %
49-9042 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 5,260 1.00% $15.19 $16.03 $33,330 1.8 %
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 2,250 0.43% $10.01 $11.07 $23,040 2.6 %
49-9044 Millwrights 120 0.02% $27.56 $25.29 $52,610 8.4 %
49-9069 Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other 150 0.03% $15.71 $15.71 $32,670 3.5 %
49-9092 Commercial Divers 40 0.01% $21.85 $23.19 $48,230 5.9 %
49-9097 Signal and Track Switch Repairers 180 0.03% $14.68 $15.92 $33,120 3.4 %
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 1,610 0.31% $11.37 $12.39 $25,770 3.1 %
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 690 0.13% $14.57 $15.43 $32,080 3.6 %
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Production Occupations top
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SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
51-0000 Production Occupations 15,920 3.03% $14.23 $15.09 $31,380 2.1 %
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers 1,420 0.27% $21.50 $22.72 $47,250 2.0 %
51-2011 Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers 200 0.04% $19.20 $19.36 $40,270 3.9 %
51-2022 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 30 0.01% $10.46 $11.73 $24,400 7.1 %
51-2031 Engine and Other Machine Assemblers 190 0.04% $14.53 $14.03 $29,190 5.0 %
51-2041 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 170 0.03% $19.46 $18.63 $38,740 3.4 %
51-2099 Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other 430 0.08% $7.33 $10.03 $20,860 7.6 %
51-3021 Butchers and Meat Cutters 40 0.01% $9.72 $10.21 $21,240 7.7 %
51-4034 Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic (8) (8) $13.24 $14.63 $30,430 8.4 %
51-4041 Machinists 810 0.15% $18.09 $18.56 $38,610 4.3 %
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 4,360 0.83% $15.25 $15.67 $32,580 1.9 %
51-4122 Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders (8) (8) $18.06 $19.24 $40,010 4.2 %
51-4192 Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic 40 0.01% $15.97 $16.09 $33,480 10.1 %
51-6011 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 30 0.01% $7.78 $7.92 $16,470 4.7 %
51-6093 Upholsterers 190 0.04% $15.40 $15.40 $32,020 3.3 %
51-7011 Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters 100 0.02% $15.85 $16.02 $33,330 2.3 %
51-7099 Woodworkers, All Other 30 0.01% $11.01 $11.69 $24,310 2.9 %
51-8021 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 90 0.02% $15.33 $15.83 $32,930 6.2 %
51-8093 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers 70 0.01% $16.85 $16.29 $33,880 9.6 %
51-8099 Plant and System Operators, All Other 40 0.01% $16.98 $19.36 $40,260 9.0 %
51-9041 Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 30 0.01% $14.47 $13.74 $28,570 8.2 %
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 1,250 0.24% $15.71 $16.41 $34,120 2.4 %
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 2,350 0.45% $10.27 $10.58 $22,010 5.7 %
51-9122 Painters, Transportation Equipment 1,750 0.33% $14.21 $14.65 $30,480 1.6 %
51-9198 Helpers--Production Workers 710 0.14% $9.44 $10.22 $21,260 5.8 %
51-9199 Production Workers, All Other 470 0.09% $10.51 $11.70 $24,330 5.4 %
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Employment Estimates Wage Estimates
SOC Code Number Occupation Title (click on the occupation title to view an occupational profile) Employment (1) Percent of Total Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual (2) Mean RSE (3)
53-0000 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 214,520 40.89% $14.10 $16.34 $33,990 1.7 %
53-1011 Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 1,140 0.22% $14.91 $16.88 $35,110 2.3 %
53-1021 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand 4,400 0.84% $18.68 $19.97 $41,540 1.2 %
53-1031 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators 8,300 1.58% $22.35 $24.19 $50,310 2.5 %
53-2011 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers 1,390 0.26% (4) (4) (9) (9)
53-2012 Commercial Pilots 2,980 0.57% (4) (4) $52,870 4.4 %
53-2021 Air Traffic Controllers 980 0.19% $21.29 $22.02 $45,800 2.8 %
53-2022 Airfield Operations Specialists 1,080 0.21% $12.22 $13.87 $28,850 3.7 %
53-3021 Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 1,350 0.26% $12.81 $13.55 $28,170 5.3 %
53-3022 Bus Drivers, School (8) (8) $13.56 $13.09 $27,230 5.3 %
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers 170 0.03% $11.04 $11.04 $22,970 4.9 %
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer 37,930 7.23% $13.98 $14.68 $30,540 0.9 %
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services 17,570 3.35% $16.17 $15.93 $33,130 5.3 %
53-3041 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs 580 0.11% $8.52 $10.90 $22,670 12.2 %
53-3099 Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other 3,400 0.65% $10.95 $13.51 $28,100 5.6 %
53-4011 Locomotive Engineers 210 0.04% $13.14 $14.31 $29,760 3.5 %
53-4013 Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators, and Hostlers 1,010 0.19% $15.17 $15.84 $32,940 5.0 %
53-4021 Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators 850 0.16% $12.36 $12.88 $26,800 2.7 %
53-4031 Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters 190 0.04% $18.40 $18.42 $38,310 5.1 %
53-4099 Rail Transportation Workers, All Other 630 0.12% $17.42 $17.40 $36,180 3.7 %
53-5011 Sailors and Marine Oilers 7,270 1.39% $14.02 $14.58 $30,320 1.8 %
53-5021 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels 7,900 1.51% $26.14 $26.95 $56,050 1.9 %
53-5022 Motorboat Operators 470 0.09% $15.62 $16.00 $33,270 10.4 %
53-5031 Ship Engineers 2,340 0.45% $26.55 $27.15 $56,470 1.9 %
53-6011 Bridge and Lock Tenders 150 0.03% $10.04 $11.82 $24,580 10.5 %
53-6021 Parking Lot Attendants 170 0.03% $9.25 $10.10 $21,000 5.6 %
53-6031 Service Station Attendants 2,050 0.39% $9.42 $10.23 $21,280 2.5 %
53-6051 Transportation Inspectors 3,370 0.64% $16.43 $17.93 $37,300 3.2 %
53-6099 Transportation Workers, All Other 9,100 1.73% $11.39 $14.26 $29,650 4.2 %
53-7011 Conveyor Operators and Tenders 530 0.10% $11.47 $11.80 $24,540 4.9 %
53-7021 Crane and Tower Operators 3,110 0.59% $21.86 $22.20 $46,170 4.3 %
53-7032 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators 40 0.01% $11.20 $12.39 $25,780 7.5 %
53-7041 Hoist and Winch Operators 310 0.06% $29.84 $26.24 $54,570 4.3 %
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 17,640 3.36% $14.96 $18.21 $37,880 6.4 %
53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 5,140 0.98% $9.96 $10.50 $21,840 1.9 %
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 52,950 10.09% $11.44 $13.91 $28,930 2.6 %
53-7063 Machine Feeders and Offbearers (8) (8) $12.92 $12.68 $26,370 3.6 %
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand 7,330 1.40% $9.34 $10.24 $21,300 2.0 %
53-7072 Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers 100 0.02% $11.86 $12.42 $25,830 4.5 %
53-7081 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 110 0.02% $25.15 $24.56 $51,080 3.0 %
53-7121 Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders 3,230 0.62% $16.60 $18.93 $39,380 4.1 %
53-7199 Material Moving Workers, All Other 6,710 1.28% $23.23 $20.82 $43,310 4.8 %

About May 2004 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

(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) Wages for some occupations that do not generally work year-round, full time, are reported either as hourly wages or annual salaries depending on how they are typically paid.

(8) Estimates not released.

(9) Wage data for this occupation were removed because of reporting errors.




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