Occupational Employment Statistics

May 2009 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

NAICS 315900 - Apparel Accessories and Other Apparel Manufacturing


These national industry-specific occupational employment and wage estimates are calculated with data collected from employers of all sizes, in metropolitan and nonmetropolitan areas in every State and the District of Columbia, in NAICS 315900 - Apparel Accessories and Other Apparel Manufacturing.

Additional information, including the hourly and annual 10th, 25th, 75th, and 90th percentile wages, percent of establishments reporting the occupation, and the employment percent relative standard error, is available in the downloadable XLS files.

NAICS Industry 315900 - Apparel Accessories and Other Apparel Manufacturing is part of: NAICS 315000 - Apparel Manufacturing.

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NAICS 315900 - Apparel Accessories and Other Apparel Manufacturing

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 14,490 100.00% $10.74 $14.50 $30,150 2.3 %
Management 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)
11-0000 Management Occupations 510 3.52% $43.66 $52.08 $108,320 4.5 %
11-1011 Chief Executives 50 0.35% (5) $84.23 $175,190 11.7 %
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 230 1.59% $47.46 $55.82 $116,110 6.7 %
11-2022 Sales Managers 30 0.21% $46.11 $49.58 $103,130 8.0 %
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers 110 0.76% $33.29 $36.53 $75,980 3.5 %
Business and Financial Operations 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)
13-0000 Business and Financial Operations Occupations 230 1.59% $27.94 $27.91 $58,060 2.9 %
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 100 0.69% $26.36 $26.57 $55,260 4.1 %
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors 100 0.69% $31.48 $30.71 $63,870 2.6 %
Computer and Mathematical Science 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)
15-0000 Computer and Mathematical Science Occupations 70 0.48% $31.28 $30.21 $62,840 3.5 %
15-1021 Computer Programmers 30 0.21% $31.12 $30.32 $63,070 4.7 %
Architecture and Engineering 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)
17-0000 Architecture and Engineering Occupations 30 0.21% $31.19 $30.75 $63,960 6.4 %
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 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)
27-0000 Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations 200 1.38% $22.84 $28.03 $58,300 9.2 %
27-1022 Fashion Designers 100 0.69% $34.78 $36.38 $75,670 9.6 %
27-1024 Graphic Designers 90 0.62% $18.18 $18.88 $39,270 2.5 %
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 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)
37-0000 Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 80 0.55% $9.70 $10.29 $21,400 2.6 %
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 80 0.55% $9.70 $10.29 $21,400 2.6 %
Sales and Related 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)
41-0000 Sales and Related Occupations 640 4.42% $18.11 $23.18 $48,220 11.3 %
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 460 3.17% $25.86 $28.13 $58,500 10.8 %
Office and Administrative Support 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)
43-0000 Office and Administrative Support Occupations 1,890 13.04% $13.29 $14.50 $30,160 1.9 %
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and Administrative Support Workers 90 0.62% $22.96 $24.02 $49,970 3.4 %
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators 30 0.21% $14.03 $14.90 $30,990 4.5 %
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 200 1.38% $15.34 $15.74 $32,740 3.5 %
43-3061 Procurement Clerks 30 0.21% $14.46 $14.95 $31,100 4.9 %
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 330 2.28% $13.32 $13.86 $28,820 5.3 %
43-4151 Order Clerks 60 0.41% $14.10 $14.90 $31,000 3.2 %
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks 40 0.28% $11.71 $11.94 $24,840 2.5 %
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 70 0.48% $17.51 $17.37 $36,120 8.4 %
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 520 3.59% $11.84 $12.89 $26,820 3.5 %
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 100 0.69% $11.62 $12.35 $25,680 3.9 %
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 60 0.41% $19.01 $21.39 $44,500 5.7 %
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 90 0.62% $13.12 $14.16 $29,450 3.9 %
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers (8) (8) $12.17 $12.29 $25,560 2.6 %
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 120 0.83% $12.12 $12.27 $25,510 3.7 %
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 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)
49-0000 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 230 1.59% $16.87 $18.25 $37,960 3.4 %
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 90 0.62% $16.15 $18.16 $37,780 4.8 %
49-9042 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 100 0.69% $17.85 $18.02 $37,490 4.2 %
Production 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)
51-0000 Production Occupations 9,840 67.91% $9.80 $11.33 $23,570 1.6 %
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers 590 4.07% $19.58 $21.79 $45,330 3.4 %
51-2092 Team Assemblers 270 1.86% $10.32 $10.60 $22,040 5.3 %
51-5023 Printing Machine Operators (8) (8) $11.20 $12.15 $25,260 3.9 %
51-6021 Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 320 2.21% $9.58 $10.21 $21,240 2.6 %
51-6031 Sewing Machine Operators 6,070 41.89% $9.33 $10.07 $20,950 1.6 %
51-6041 Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers 110 0.76% $9.32 $9.82 $20,430 4.8 %
51-6051 Sewers, Hand 90 0.62% $10.97 $11.69 $24,300 9.7 %
51-6052 Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers (8) (8) $10.41 $12.00 $24,960 8.2 %
51-6061 Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders (8) (8) $9.74 $10.97 $22,810 4.8 %
51-6062 Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 270 1.86% $11.32 $11.96 $24,880 3.3 %
51-6063 Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 130 0.90% $10.70 $11.14 $23,160 2.2 %
51-6092 Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers 70 0.48% $19.51 $20.63 $42,900 6.3 %
51-6099 Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other 270 1.86% $9.24 $12.34 $25,660 14.7 %
51-9031 Cutters and Trimmers, Hand 260 1.79% $10.93 $11.28 $23,460 2.3 %
51-9032 Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 40 0.28% $10.52 $11.86 $24,660 5.0 %
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 420 2.90% $10.60 $12.13 $25,230 3.8 %
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 160 1.10% $16.86 $15.34 $31,900 6.8 %
51-9198 Helpers--Production Workers 300 2.07% $9.89 $11.03 $22,950 3.7 %
51-9199 Production Workers, All Other 90 0.62% $10.98 $12.70 $26,420 5.6 %
Transportation and Material Moving 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)
53-0000 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 720 4.97% $10.35 $11.58 $24,090 2.7 %
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services 30 0.21% $10.38 $11.94 $24,830 5.7 %
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 40 0.28% $14.69 $15.06 $31,330 4.3 %
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 220 1.52% $10.35 $10.78 $22,420 2.2 %
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand 340 2.35% $9.49 $10.25 $21,310 2.9 %

About May 2009 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 $80.00 per hour or $166,400 per year.

(8) Estimate not released.




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May 2009 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

List of Occupations in SOC Code Number Order

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Last Modified Date: May 14, 2010

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