Occupational Employment Statistics

Distribution of workers in each major occupational group by wage range, May 2010
Major occupational group Under $11.50 $11.50 to $14.49 $14.50 to $18.24 $18.25 to $22.74 $22.75 to $28.74 $28.75 to $35.99 $36.00 to $45.24 $45.25 to $56.99 Over $57.00

Management Occupations

1.3% 1.3% 3.1% 5.8% 9.8% 13.9% 17.0% 16.7% 31.0%

Business and Financial Operations Occupations

2.2 3.6 8.5 14.4 19.9 19.7 15.7 9.0 6.8

Computer and Mathematical Occupations

1.1 2.4 5.3 9.3 14.4 19.0 21.4 16.4 10.8

Architecture and Engineering Occupations

1.0 2.6 5.8 9.8 16.2 20.1 19.7 14.8 10.0

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

3.1 6.1 10.3 14.8 17.4 17.0 13.9 9.4 7.9

Community and Social Service Occupations

12.0 14.6 20.4 19.0 16.6 10.6 5.0 1.5 0.3

Legal Occupations

2.2 3.8 8.3 10.9 13.0 12.2 11.1 10.0 28.6

Education, Training, and Library Occupations

15.2 9.1 12.2 16.4 18.7 13.8 8.4 3.5 2.7

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

17.3 10.7 13.9 15.0 14.2 11.7 8.1 4.3 4.8

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

4.2 6.1 9.7 13.3 18.6 18.1 12.4 7.0 10.6

Healthcare Support Occupations

45.9 25.6 17.1 7.4 2.8 0.9 0.2 0.1 -

Protective Service Occupations

23.4 14.0 15.0 13.6 13.5 10.9 6.0 2.4 1.2

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

77.9 11.8 6.0 2.7 1.1 0.3 0.1 - -

Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations

57.0 19.5 12.9 6.4 3.1 0.8 0.2 - -

Personal Care and Service Occupations

66.1 15.1 8.5 4.9 3.0 1.5 0.6 0.2 0.1

Sales and Related Occupations

48.7 12.3 10.1 8.2 6.6 5.0 3.6 2.3 3.2

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

26.7 21.5 21.4 15.3 10.3 3.3 1.1 0.3 0.1

Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations

68.0 12.5 9.1 5.4 3.1 1.4 0.4 0.1 -

Construction and Extraction Occupations

12.1 15.6 19.9 17.1 15.6 11.0 6.1 2.1 0.5

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations

12.8 13.5 18.9 19.4 18.4 11.6 4.2 1.0 0.2

Production Occupations

29.4 20.1 20.1 14.3 9.4 4.7 1.6 0.4 0.1

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

36.4 18.7 17.4 12.9 8.2 4.0 1.3 0.6 0.6

Last Modified Date: May 17, 2011

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