Occupational Employment Statistics

November 2004 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

NAICS 325400 - Pharmaceutical and Medicine 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 325400 - Pharmaceutical and Medicine 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 325400 - Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing is part of: NAICS 325000 - Chemical Manufacturing.

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NAICS 325400 - Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing

All Occupations top
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)
00-0000 All Occupations 287,150 100.00% $21.35 $26.15 $54,390 2.0 %
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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 30,760 10.71% $47.83 $52.00 $108,170 2.1 %
11-1011 Chief Executives 670 0.23% (5) $83.59 $173,870 2.0 %
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 3,820 1.33% $57.21 $61.40 $127,700 1.7 %
11-2011 Advertising and Promotions Managers 110 0.04% $43.23 $43.91 $91,330 8.1 %
11-2021 Marketing Managers 1,970 0.69% $56.85 $60.37 $125,560 3.4 %
11-2022 Sales Managers 1,570 0.55% $46.57 $50.93 $105,930 5.4 %
11-2031 Public Relations Managers 130 0.05% $53.74 $57.81 $120,240 5.8 %
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers 680 0.24% $40.16 $42.67 $88,750 2.3 %
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 2,210 0.77% $48.44 $51.44 $107,000 2.6 %
11-3031 Financial Managers 1,880 0.65% $48.21 $52.72 $109,660 3.2 %
11-3041 Compensation and Benefits Managers 270 0.09% $40.02 $42.99 $89,420 3.6 %
11-3042 Training and Development Managers 370 0.13% $46.33 $48.53 $100,950 4.7 %
11-3049 Human Resources Managers, All Other 620 0.22% $46.91 $51.72 $107,580 3.1 %
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers 3,890 1.35% $40.24 $44.04 $91,600 1.8 %
11-3061 Purchasing Managers 670 0.23% $41.85 $44.25 $92,040 2.5 %
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 680 0.24% $33.90 $34.89 $72,570 5.4 %
11-9021 Construction Managers 30 0.01% $44.57 $44.67 $92,920 7.1 %
11-9041 Engineering Managers 1,350 0.47% $48.19 $50.57 $105,180 2.0 %
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers 1,000 0.35% $48.74 $52.88 $109,990 8.6 %
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers 4,040 1.41% $56.77 $60.39 $125,600 3.1 %
11-9199 Managers, All Other 4,770 1.66% $40.76 $42.41 $88,210 7.2 %
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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 21,450 7.47% $27.69 $30.45 $63,330 1.8 %
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products 60 0.02% (8) (8) (8) (8)
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 2,090 0.73% $24.73 $26.31 $54,720 1.5 %
13-1041 Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction, Health and Safety, and Transportation 1,960 0.68% $29.87 $32.53 $67,650 5.8 %
13-1051 Cost Estimators 50 0.02% $26.26 $27.40 $56,980 4.6 %
13-1071 Employment, Recruitment, and Placement Specialists 340 0.12% $25.27 $26.68 $55,490 2.6 %
13-1072 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 390 0.14% $26.74 $28.29 $58,830 2.9 %
13-1073 Training and Development Specialists 1,510 0.53% $24.85 $26.51 $55,150 2.6 %
13-1079 Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations Specialists, All Other 940 0.33% $29.26 $32.74 $68,110 4.0 %
13-1081 Logisticians 660 0.23% $30.28 $31.52 $65,570 3.1 %
13-1111 Management Analysts 1,770 0.62% $31.46 $33.65 $70,000 5.9 %
13-1121 Meeting and Convention Planners 270 0.09% $26.01 $27.37 $56,930 4.1 %
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other 6,800 2.37% $26.84 $30.05 $62,500 3.6 %
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors 2,930 1.02% $27.78 $31.24 $64,990 3.6 %
13-2031 Budget Analysts 170 0.06% $34.43 $39.10 $81,320 6.1 %
13-2041 Credit Analysts 100 0.03% $25.09 $27.80 $57,820 4.6 %
13-2051 Financial Analysts 1,090 0.38% $32.83 $33.37 $69,410 2.1 %
13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other 280 0.10% $34.18 $33.70 $70,090 4.2 %
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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 11,820 4.12% $34.15 $34.86 $72,510 2.3 %
15-1011 Computer and Information Scientists, Research 70 0.02% $39.10 $38.64 $80,380 3.2 %
15-1021 Computer Programmers 740 0.26% $32.51 $34.70 $72,170 2.6 %
15-1031 Computer Software Engineers, Applications 900 0.31% $38.73 $38.76 $80,620 2.4 %
15-1032 Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software 650 0.23% $39.12 $39.41 $81,970 2.5 %
15-1041 Computer Support Specialists 1,370 0.48% $22.42 $23.68 $49,250 2.0 %
15-1051 Computer Systems Analysts 3,640 1.27% $36.86 $37.40 $77,790 3.1 %
15-1061 Database Administrators 560 0.20% $32.19 $33.37 $69,420 3.4 %
15-1071 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 1,030 0.36% $34.56 $35.20 $73,230 4.0 %
15-1081 Network Systems and Data Communications Analysts 690 0.24% $34.09 $34.48 $71,710 2.4 %
15-1099 Computer Specialists, All Other 800 0.28% $29.26 $31.94 $66,430 8.0 %
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts 320 0.11% $41.09 $39.98 $83,160 5.4 %
15-2041 Statisticians 960 0.33% $35.19 $36.08 $75,040 3.5 %
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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 12,650 4.41% $30.33 $31.62 $65,780 1.6 %
17-2031 Biomedical Engineers 1,960 0.68% $36.82 $37.12 $77,210 1.9 %
17-2041 Chemical Engineers 1,150 0.40% $38.14 $38.64 $80,360 3.6 %
17-2051 Civil Engineers 140 0.05% $34.82 $35.20 $73,210 3.8 %
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 40 0.01% $33.95 $33.84 $70,380 4.5 %
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 50 0.02% $33.14 $34.07 $70,870 2.4 %
17-2081 Environmental Engineers 170 0.06% $28.57 $29.35 $61,040 5.7 %
17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 510 0.18% $30.88 $32.01 $66,570 2.4 %
17-2112 Industrial Engineers 2,330 0.81% $33.11 $34.42 $71,590 1.6 %
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers 460 0.16% $32.82 $34.41 $71,570 4.2 %
17-2199 Engineers, All Other 1,390 0.48% $35.44 $36.07 $75,030 2.8 %
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters 190 0.07% $25.73 $25.71 $53,480 5.5 %
17-3019 Drafters, All Other 60 0.02% $20.87 $22.38 $46,550 8.7 %
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians 480 0.17% $25.57 $25.61 $53,260 2.7 %
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians 40 0.01% (8) (8) (8) (8)
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians 2,610 0.91% $22.10 $23.70 $49,300 3.0 %
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians (8) (8) $16.67 $18.33 $38,120 3.3 %
17-3029 Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 450 0.16% $26.52 $29.50 $61,370 6.9 %
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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 53,730 18.71% $27.03 $30.06 $62,520 1.9 %
19-1012 Food Scientists and Technologists 60 0.02% $21.65 $23.53 $48,930 6.1 %
19-1021 Biochemists and Biophysicists 4,180 1.46% $35.70 $36.45 $75,810 2.8 %
19-1022 Microbiologists 2,860 1.00% $25.90 $29.53 $61,430 2.9 %
19-1029 Biological Scientists, All Other 1,270 0.44% $30.11 $32.87 $68,360 7.9 %
19-1042 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists 10,140 3.53% $36.74 $38.69 $80,480 2.2 %
19-1099 Life Scientists, All Other 1,960 0.68% $32.50 $37.88 $78,790 7.4 %
19-2031 Chemists 13,770 4.80% $27.36 $29.81 $62,010 2.5 %
19-2032 Materials Scientists 770 0.27% $30.11 $32.74 $68,100 3.7 %
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 140 0.05% $38.02 $36.68 $76,300 5.2 %
19-2099 Physical Scientists, All Other 140 0.05% $33.50 $35.07 $72,940 6.0 %
19-3021 Market Research Analysts 2,000 0.70% $37.32 $36.70 $76,340 4.5 %
19-4011 Agricultural and Food Science Technicians 60 0.02% $15.61 $15.84 $32,960 3.0 %
19-4021 Biological Technicians 7,580 2.64% $18.91 $19.79 $41,160 2.0 %
19-4031 Chemical Technicians 5,010 1.74% $19.32 $19.75 $41,080 1.2 %
19-4061 Social Science Research Assistants 200 0.07% $24.22 $27.66 $57,540 8.0 %
19-4091 Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health (8) (8) $17.96 $19.69 $40,940 4.8 %
19-4099 Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other 2,520 0.88% $20.67 $23.79 $49,490 3.9 %
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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 1,130 0.39% $56.81 $57.21 $119,000 4.0 %
23-1011 Lawyers 810 0.28% $67.64 $69.35 $144,240 3.9 %
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants 280 0.10% $25.41 $25.47 $52,970 2.8 %
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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 310 0.11% $23.93 $26.05 $54,190 6.0 %
25-4021 Librarians 210 0.07% $27.00 $28.40 $59,070 6.4 %
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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 1,330 0.46% $27.06 $29.18 $60,700 2.9 %
27-1024 Graphic Designers 280 0.10% $21.00 $21.50 $44,730 3.5 %
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists 260 0.09% $29.87 $31.79 $66,120 4.8 %
27-3041 Editors 120 0.04% $23.92 $26.69 $55,520 6.4 %
27-3042 Technical Writers 530 0.18% $32.05 $33.10 $68,850 3.3 %
27-3043 Writers and Authors 40 0.01% $34.61 $33.05 $68,750 4.0 %
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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 3,050 1.06% $21.78 $25.53 $53,090 2.5 %
29-1051 Pharmacists (8) (8) $41.18 $40.26 $83,740 3.4 %
29-1111 Registered Nurses 150 0.05% $27.55 $28.74 $59,780 3.9 %
29-1131 Veterinarians 170 0.06% $37.61 $40.57 $84,390 5.7 %
29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists 180 0.06% $26.07 $26.42 $54,960 4.0 %
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 980 0.34% $15.25 $16.28 $33,860 3.0 %
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians 300 0.10% $19.16 $18.08 $37,610 5.6 %
29-2056 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 160 0.06% $15.59 $17.94 $37,320 9.0 %
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses (8) (8) $13.47 $14.74 $30,660 4.4 %
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 60 0.02% $15.56 $17.55 $36,500 7.8 %
29-9011 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 330 0.11% $29.65 $30.29 $63,000 2.3 %
29-9012 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 50 0.02% $25.89 $25.37 $52,760 4.0 %
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Healthcare 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)
31-0000 Healthcare Support Occupations 1,140 0.40% $12.33 $13.44 $27,950 3.7 %
31-9092 Medical Assistants 40 0.01% $13.55 $13.81 $28,730 5.4 %
31-9096 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 430 0.15% $12.69 $13.19 $27,430 6.5 %
31-9099 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other (8) (8) $10.92 $12.83 $26,690 7.1 %
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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 680 0.24% $15.69 $17.30 $35,990 3.1 %
33-1099 First-Line Supervisors/Managers, Protective Service Workers, All Other 110 0.04% $23.83 $25.55 $53,130 5.0 %
33-9032 Security Guards 510 0.18% $14.01 $14.85 $30,890 4.2 %
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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 80 0.03% $10.87 $12.65 $26,300 7.4 %
35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 30 0.01% $9.48 $10.28 $21,370 6.6 %
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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 2,930 1.02% $11.14 $11.99 $24,950 1.7 %
37-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers 140 0.05% $17.90 $18.64 $38,780 2.1 %
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 2,630 0.92% $10.88 $11.56 $24,050 2.0 %
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 80 0.03% $13.60 $13.96 $29,040 5.2 %
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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 9,460 3.29% $30.48 $32.70 $68,020 2.2 %
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales Workers 630 0.22% $39.13 $40.30 $83,820 4.0 %
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 30 0.01% $26.39 $31.34 $65,180 10.3 %
41-4011 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 6,550 2.28% $31.45 $33.72 $70,150 2.9 %
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 1,450 0.50% $26.72 $29.80 $61,980 5.0 %
41-9011 Demonstrators and Product Promoters (8) (8) $26.12 $26.40 $54,910 16.4 %
41-9031 Sales Engineers 40 0.01% $26.64 $26.78 $55,710 8.0 %
41-9041 Telemarketers 60 0.02% $14.78 $15.67 $32,590 6.3 %
41-9099 Sales and Related Workers, All Other 390 0.14% $24.85 $25.32 $52,670 3.8 %
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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 33,860 11.79% $16.53 $17.48 $36,350 1.1 %
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and Administrative Support Workers 2,130 0.74% $24.08 $25.06 $52,120 1.6 %
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 60 0.02% $12.98 $13.54 $28,170 4.0 %
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors 70 0.02% $17.14 $17.05 $35,470 3.2 %
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators 210 0.07% $16.07 $16.38 $34,070 2.8 %
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 2,440 0.85% $16.47 $17.11 $35,580 1.3 %
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 260 0.09% $17.27 $17.77 $36,960 1.9 %
43-3061 Procurement Clerks 360 0.13% $16.01 $16.34 $33,990 1.9 %
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 2,760 0.96% $16.35 $17.20 $35,770 1.6 %
43-4071 File Clerks 410 0.14% $14.39 $14.35 $29,850 2.6 %
43-4151 Order Clerks 630 0.22% $13.69 $13.78 $28,670 2.6 %
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 360 0.13% $16.75 $17.25 $35,890 2.1 %
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks 750 0.26% $12.88 $13.69 $28,470 4.4 %
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other 820 0.29% $16.44 $17.64 $36,690 1.3 %
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers 300 0.10% $10.63 $11.51 $23,930 6.1 %
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 3,010 1.05% $19.28 $20.15 $41,910 1.8 %
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 3,110 1.08% $13.21 $13.96 $29,030 1.6 %
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 2,000 0.70% $13.49 $14.26 $29,650 2.8 %
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 460 0.16% $14.65 $15.55 $32,340 2.4 %
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 4,940 1.72% $19.82 $20.68 $43,010 1.5 %
43-6012 Legal Secretaries 60 0.02% $22.40 $22.33 $46,450 6.5 %
43-6013 Medical Secretaries 110 0.04% $15.94 $17.06 $35,480 10.5 %
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 4,950 1.72% $16.57 $16.52 $34,370 4.0 %
43-9011 Computer Operators 380 0.13% $18.58 $18.89 $39,300 6.2 %
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers 250 0.09% $14.76 $16.76 $34,850 11.2 %
43-9022 Word Processors and Typists 90 0.03% $16.10 $16.67 $34,670 5.3 %
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 90 0.03% $12.98 $13.29 $27,630 3.0 %
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 2,230 0.78% $13.72 $14.58 $30,330 3.0 %
43-9081 Proofreaders and Copy Markers 40 0.01% $16.78 $17.09 $35,550 6.3 %
43-9111 Statistical Assistants 170 0.06% $18.86 $22.41 $46,610 11.4 %
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 310 0.11% $15.29 $15.30 $31,820 2.8 %
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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 990 0.34% $25.08 $25.34 $52,710 2.1 %
47-2031 Carpenters 60 0.02% $24.89 $24.26 $50,460 3.4 %
47-2111 Electricians 530 0.18% $24.03 $24.48 $50,930 2.3 %
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 40 0.01% $23.30 $22.99 $47,810 5.6 %
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 250 0.09% $27.74 $28.02 $58,290 4.0 %
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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 12,610 4.39% $21.18 $21.49 $44,690 1.0 %
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 1,120 0.39% $29.81 $29.81 $62,000 1.2 %
49-2092 Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers 80 0.03% $21.24 $22.70 $47,210 2.1 %
49-2094 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 650 0.23% $23.28 $22.34 $46,460 2.8 %
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 290 0.10% $23.48 $22.18 $46,140 4.7 %
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 3,010 1.05% $20.97 $21.16 $44,010 1.4 %
49-9042 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 5,480 1.91% $20.42 $20.29 $42,200 1.7 %
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 1,150 0.40% $18.22 $19.29 $40,120 3.1 %
49-9062 Medical Equipment Repairers 350 0.12% $22.07 $22.47 $46,740 4.8 %
49-9069 Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other 40 0.01% $24.81 $25.70 $53,450 3.7 %
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 120 0.04% $21.42 $20.69 $43,030 4.5 %
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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 76,790 26.74% $14.74 $16.03 $33,340 1.2 %
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers 7,210 2.51% $26.03 $26.96 $56,070 1.4 %
51-2092 Team Assemblers 4,480 1.56% $11.67 $12.88 $26,790 3.4 %
51-2099 Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other 320 0.11% $13.59 $14.59 $30,340 5.6 %
51-4021 Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic (8) (8) $18.50 $17.73 $36,880 10.8 %
51-4041 Machinists 440 0.15% $18.71 $18.71 $38,910 3.2 %
51-4072 Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 230 0.08% $10.78 $11.80 $24,540 4.1 %
51-5023 Printing Machine Operators 130 0.05% $14.45 $15.25 $31,720 2.6 %
51-8013 Power Plant Operators (8) (8) $24.53 $24.01 $49,930 3.1 %
51-8021 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 300 0.10% $22.75 $21.91 $45,580 4.2 %
51-8031 Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System Operators 280 0.10% $22.97 $25.32 $52,670 8.5 %
51-8091 Chemical Plant and System Operators 2,510 0.87% $18.28 $18.83 $39,180 3.0 %
51-9011 Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders 7,770 2.71% $16.00 $16.67 $34,660 3.2 %
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 5,640 1.96% $17.90 $17.82 $37,060 2.4 %
51-9021 Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 180 0.06% $12.73 $13.42 $27,910 4.1 %
51-9023 Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 7,860 2.74% $14.24 $14.84 $30,870 1.7 %
51-9041 Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 2,710 0.94% $12.82 $13.27 $27,600 2.9 %
51-9051 Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders 90 0.03% $15.03 $14.82 $30,830 6.0 %
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 7,870 2.74% $15.28 $16.83 $35,000 3.2 %
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 21,260 7.40% $12.73 $13.37 $27,810 1.6 %
51-9121 Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 870 0.30% $12.37 $13.59 $28,270 6.4 %
51-9191 Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders 300 0.10% $13.10 $13.62 $28,330 5.2 %
51-9192 Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders 560 0.20% $12.68 $13.02 $27,070 2.5 %
51-9193 Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders (8) (8) $10.65 $11.23 $23,360 5.3 %
51-9198 Helpers--Production Workers 2,190 0.76% $10.56 $11.12 $23,120 2.4 %
51-9199 Production Workers, All Other 3,080 1.07% $14.29 $14.86 $30,900 2.7 %
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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 12,210 4.25% $12.05 $12.91 $26,860 1.8 %
53-1021 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand 460 0.16% $20.81 $21.91 $45,570 1.8 %
53-1031 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators 140 0.05% $24.66 $24.95 $51,900 2.9 %
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer 290 0.10% $17.24 $17.53 $36,460 2.7 %
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services 240 0.08% $11.74 $12.93 $26,890 3.5 %
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 1,060 0.37% $13.80 $14.65 $30,470 2.5 %
53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 170 0.06% $17.27 $16.42 $34,160 8.8 %
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 3,990 1.39% $12.94 $13.37 $27,810 1.8 %
53-7063 Machine Feeders and Offbearers (8) (8) $12.53 $12.62 $26,240 5.1 %
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand 3,970 1.38% $9.08 $9.79 $20,360 2.6 %

About November 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.

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

(8) Estimates not released.

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




Other OES estimates and related information:

November 2004 National Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates (cross-industry estimates)

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November 2004 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

List of Occupations in SOC Code Number Order

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Last Modified Date: November 10, 2008

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