HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
39. Median weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by detailed occupation and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation 2013
Total Men Women
Number of workers Median weekly earnings Number of workers Median weekly earnings Number of workers Median weekly earnings

Total, full-time wage and salary workers

104,262 $776 57,994 $860 46,268 $706

Management, professional, and related occupations

41,820 1,132 20,290 1,349 21,530 973

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

17,137 1,208 9,200 1,412 7,937 1,049

Management occupations

11,501 1,285 6,764 1,456 4,737 1,103

Chief executives

1,051 2,069 764 2,266 286 1,811

General and operations managers

947 1,370 698 1,444 250 1,161

Legislators

10 - 6 - 4 -

Advertising and promotions managers

53 1,526 18 - 35 -

Marketing and sales managers

829 1,389 476 1,658 353 1,124

Public relations and fundraising managers

51 1,159 21 - 29 -

Administrative services managers

109 1,198 71 1,232 38 -

Computer and information systems managers

570 1,728 407 1,769 163 1,549

Financial managers

1,127 1,236 514 1,518 613 1,064

Compensation and benefits managers

11 - 3 - 8 -

Human resources managers

211 1,327 60 1,536 152 1,240

Training and development managers

33 - 16 - 17 -

Industrial production managers

256 1,338 215 1,352 41 -

Purchasing managers

181 1,358 92 1,441 89 1,290

Transportation, storage, and distribution managers

252 1,005 194 1,029 58 920

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers

97 731 78 716 19 -

Construction managers

414 1,275 376 1,328 38 -

Education administrators

698 1,259 248 1,543 450 1,130

Architectural and engineering managers

117 1,894 104 1,898 13 -

Food service managers

716 701 381 801 335 620

Funeral service managers

4 - 1 - 3 -

Gaming managers

16 - 12 - 4 -

Lodging managers

98 901 45 - 53 858

Medical and health services managers

529 1,258 154 1,412 375 1,224

Natural sciences managers

12 - 8 - 4 -

Postmasters and mail superintendents

30 - 13 - 17 -

Property, real estate, and community association managers

358 862 161 1,068 198 784

Social and community service managers

280 1,042 94 1,150 185 1,004

Emergency management directors

9 - 6 - 3 -

Managers, all other

2,431 1,264 1,527 1,399 905 1,105

Business and financial operations occupations

5,636 1,091 2,436 1,263 3,199 979

Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes

38 - 20 - 18 -

Buyers and purchasing agents, farm products

17 - 11 - 5 -

Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products

158 899 71 871 88 930

Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products

263 984 112 1,116 151 912

Claims adjusters, appraisers, examiners, and investigators

300 931 104 1,144 195 838

Compliance officers

182 1,124 83 1,170 99 1,081

Cost estimators

102 1,050 89 1,071 13 -

Human resources workers

498 981 131 1,139 366 958

Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists

72 1,033 14 - 59 1,010

Training and development specialists

109 1,079 47 - 62 979

Logisticians

91 993 58 1,045 33 -

Management analysts

547 1,450 318 1,614 229 1,319

Meeting, convention, and event planners

95 930 15 - 80 901

Fundraisers

80 1,124 22 - 58 1,084

Market research analysts and marketing specialists

190 1,139 80 1,171 110 967

Business operations specialists, all other

180 1,044 69 1,226 110 899

Accountants and auditors

1,516 1,109 571 1,268 945 1,029

Appraisers and assessors of real estate

60 1,142 33 - 27 -

Budget analysts

58 1,389 31 - 26 -

Credit analysts

31 - 12 - 19 -

Financial analysts

89 1,466 56 1,757 33 -

Personal financial advisors

288 1,424 215 1,565 72 1,149

Insurance underwriters

98 1,045 37 - 61 879

Financial examiners

10 - 4 - 6 -

Credit counselors and loan officers

360 970 152 1,162 208 864

Tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents

62 952 19 - 43 -

Tax preparers

56 767 22 - 34 -

Financial specialists, all other

87 962 38 - 49 -

Professional and related occupations

24,683 1,071 11,089 1,295 13,594 944

Computer and mathematical occupations

3,621 1,365 2,693 1,452 928 1,174

Computer and information research scientists

15 - 12 - 3 -

Computer systems analysts

443 1,367 285 1,455 158 1,216

Information security analysts

53 1,460 43 - 10 -

Computer programmers

437 1,372 332 1,428 106 1,162

Software developers, applications and systems software

1,053 1,643 844 1,737 209 1,370

Web developers

137 1,060 84 1,157 53 937

Computer support specialists

474 980 340 1,019 134 901

Database administrators

95 1,345 65 1,563 30 -

Network and computer systems administrators

210 1,237 173 1,252 37 -

Computer network architects

131 1,630 122 1,593 9 -

Computer occupations, all other

359 1,149 277 1,136 81 1,176

Actuaries

25 - 17 - 9 -

Mathematicians

2 - 2 - 0 -

Operations research analysts

119 1,444 56 1,569 63 1,313

Statisticians

65 1,414 42 - 23 -

Miscellaneous mathematical science occupations

1 - 0 - 1 -

Architecture and engineering occupations

2,540 1,365 2,209 1,403 330 1,143

Architects, except naval

118 1,292 88 1,347 30 -

Surveyors, cartographers, and photogrammetrists

32 - 22 - 9 -

Aerospace engineers

137 1,865 124 1,873 13 -

Agricultural engineers

3 - 3 - 0 -

Biomedical engineers

10 - 9 - 2 -

Chemical engineers

56 1,568 48 - 8 -

Civil engineers

324 1,373 288 1,417 36 -

Computer hardware engineers

92 1,507 82 1,544 10 -

Electrical and electronics engineers

268 1,522 247 1,514 21 -

Environmental engineers

28 - 22 - 6 -

Industrial engineers, including health and safety

181 1,385 151 1,417 30 -

Marine engineers and naval architects

12 - 12 - 0 -

Materials engineers

43 - 36 - 7 -

Mechanical engineers

297 1,496 273 1,554 24 -

Mining and geological engineers, including mining safety engineers

16 - 13 - 2 -

Nuclear engineers

4 - 4 - 0 -

Petroleum engineers

34 - 33 - 2 -

Engineers, all other

371 1,528 322 1,561 48 -

Drafters

104 974 85 991 20 -

Engineering technicians, except drafters

361 1,011 302 1,027 59 934

Surveying and mapping technicians

48 - 43 - 5 -

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,063 1,152 608 1,271 456 1,030

Agricultural and food scientists

30 - 19 - 12 -

Biological scientists

107 1,157 54 1,233 53 1,104

Conservation scientists and foresters

27 - 23 - 5 -

Medical scientists

131 1,216 58 1,430 73 1,142

Life scientists, all other

1 - 1 - 0 -

Astronomers and physicists

13 - 13 - 1 -

Atmospheric and space scientists

11 - 9 - 2 -

Chemists and materials scientists

109 1,182 68 1,380 42 -

Environmental scientists and geoscientists

76 1,330 58 1,392 18 -

Physical scientists, all other

132 1,517 88 1,597 44 -

Economists

29 - 15 - 14 -

Survey researchers

1 - 0 - 1 -

Psychologists

96 1,267 27 - 69 1,178

Sociologists

4 - 2 - 3 -

Urban and regional planners

20 - 12 - 7 -

Miscellaneous social scientists and related workers

40 - 22 - 18 -

Agricultural and food science technicians

23 - 12 - 12 -

Biological technicians

16 - 9 - 8 -

Chemical technicians

62 849 41 - 21 -

Geological and petroleum technicians

23 - 18 - 5 -

Nuclear technicians

1 - 0 - 1 -

Social science research assistants

2 - 2 - 1 -

Miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technicians

105 761 59 911 47 -

Community and social service occupations

1,913 847 755 930 1,158 808

Counselors

568 885 178 889 391 884

Social workers

636 845 129 978 507 818

Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists

105 888 62 927 43 -

Social and human service assistants

102 668 34 - 68 641

Miscellaneous community and social service specialists, including health educators and community health workers

83 756 19 - 64 740

Clergy

343 935 296 968 47 -

Directors, religious activities and education

41 - 20 - 21 -

Religious workers, all other

34 - 17 - 17 -

Legal occupations

1,305 1,253 598 1,764 707 1,010

Lawyers

710 1,880 463 1,986 247 1,566

Judicial law clerks

9 - 3 - 6 -

Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers

49 - 30 - 19 -

Paralegals and legal assistants

337 846 50 923 287 825

Miscellaneous legal support workers

199 873 51 1,013 148 787

Education, training, and library occupations

6,589 937 1,808 1,091 4,782 888

Postsecondary teachers

893 1,172 469 1,338 424 1,100

Preschool and kindergarten teachers

496 638 12 - 484 624

Elementary and middle school teachers

2,669 954 531 1,025 2,138 937

Secondary school teachers

956 1,031 427 1,093 529 986

Special education teachers

337 951 65 977 271 944

Other teachers and instructors

336 905 149 1,055 187 729

Archivists, curators, and museum technicians

33 - 13 - 20 -

Librarians

149 919 28 - 121 905

Library technicians

18 - 4 - 14 -

Teacher assistants

571 479 70 501 501 475

Other education, training, and library workers

131 1,031 39 - 91 992

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

1,510 988 861 1,118 649 884

Artists and related workers

63 1,032 38 - 25 -

Designers

514 961 270 1,095 244 866

Actors

18 - 8 - 10 -

Producers and directors

104 1,166 66 1,331 38 -

Athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers

115 889 86 934 29 -

Dancers and choreographers

1 - 0 - 1 -

Musicians, singers, and related workers

46 - 33 - 13 -

Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers, all other

9 - 2 - 7 -

Announcers

18 - 13 - 6 -

News analysts, reporters and correspondents

68 1,041 46 - 22 -

Public relations specialists

109 1,129 41 - 68 921

Editors

112 1,092 53 1,239 59 988

Technical writers

57 1,364 27 - 30 -

Writers and authors

79 996 39 - 40 -

Miscellaneous media and communication workers

32 - 8 - 24 -

Broadcast and sound engineering technicians and radio operators

68 947 61 1,029 7 -

Photographers

48 - 31 - 17 -

Television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors

45 - 38 - 6 -

Media and communication equipment workers, all other

1 - 1 - 0 -

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

6,142 1,048 1,558 1,312 4,585 994

Chiropractors

13 - 12 - 1 -

Dentists

55 1,533 37 - 18 -

Dietitians and nutritionists

82 885 10 - 71 864

Optometrists

14 - 11 - 2 -

Pharmacists

215 1,960 98 2,092 117 1,802

Physicians and surgeons

667 1,885 426 2,087 241 1,497

Physician assistants

103 1,456 36 - 67 1,491

Podiatrists

4 - 1 - 3 -

Audiologists

10 - 3 - 7 -

Occupational therapists

78 1,295 11 - 68 1,240

Physical therapists

161 1,382 74 1,457 87 1,300

Radiation therapists

12 - 4 - 8 -

Recreational therapists

10 - 2 - 8 -

Respiratory therapists

96 1,095 44 - 52 1,059

Speech-language pathologists

98 1,218 5 - 93 1,191

Exercise physiologists

4 - 1 - 3 -

Therapists, all other

96 864 19 - 77 870

Veterinarians

41 - 18 - 23 -

Registered nurses

2,278 1,099 254 1,236 2,023 1,086

Nurse anesthetists

22 - 7 - 14 -

Nurse midwives

3 - 0 - 3 -

Nurse practitioners

102 1,615 11 - 91 1,539

Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other

7 - 1 - 6 -

Clinical laboratory technologists and technicians

307 891 81 980 226 858

Dental hygienists

82 1,005 2 - 80 1,011

Diagnostic related technologists and technicians

287 919 92 959 195 909

Emergency medical technicians and paramedics

140 796 82 832 58 785

Health practitioner support technologists and technicians

416 619 78 664 337 613

Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses

444 741 40 - 404 732

Medical records and health information technicians

78 612 6 - 72 595

Opticians, dispensing

37 - 13 - 25 -

Miscellaneous health technologists and technicians

114 849 41 - 73 782

Other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

69 1,065 37 - 31 -

Service occupations

15,052 493 7,597 555 7,456 452

Healthcare support occupations

2,324 491 304 546 2,020 486

Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides

1,393 457 186 499 1,207 450

Occupational therapy assistants and aides

11 - 0 - 11 -

Physical therapist assistants and aides

39 - 13 - 26 -

Massage therapists

48 - 15 - 32 -

Dental assistants

181 571 7 - 174 571

Medical assistants

365 531 26 - 339 523

Medical transcriptionists

34 - 1 - 33 -

Pharmacy aides

22 - 3 - 19 -

Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers

23 - 3 - 20 -

Phlebotomists

97 583 19 - 77 573

Miscellaneous healthcare support occupations, including medical equipment preparers

112 462 31 - 81 440

Protective service occupations

2,685 783 2,172 824 512 643

First-line supervisors of correctional officers

33 - 28 - 5 -

First-line supervisors of police and detectives

114 1,139 97 1,182 17 -

First-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers

60 1,082 60 1,082 0 -

First-line supervisors of protective service workers, all other

82 785 57 788 25 -

Firefighters

294 996 285 1,000 9 -

Fire inspectors

18 - 17 - 1 -

Bailiffs, correctional officers, and jailers

418 683 298 729 120 599

Detectives and criminal investigators

159 1,054 128 1,120 30 -

Fish and game wardens

2 - 1 - 1 -

Parking enforcement workers

5 - 4 - 2 -

Police and sheriff's patrol officers

682 1,007 593 1,032 89 881

Transit and railroad police

2 - 2 - 0 -

Animal control workers

10 - 6 - 4 -

Private detectives and investigators

72 948 40 - 32 -

Security guards and gaming surveillance officers

643 532 517 549 125 500

Crossing guards

14 - 7 - 7 -

Transportation security screeners

25 - 16 - 10 -

Lifeguards and other recreational, and all other protective service workers

52 484 16 - 36 -

Food preparation and serving related occupations

4,140 416 2,187 437 1,953 400

Chefs and head cooks

351 574 282 589 69 510

First-line supervisors of food preparation and serving workers

423 491 174 580 249 448

Cooks

1,209 402 791 411 418 382

Food preparation workers

398 387 206 392 191 380

Bartenders

207 513 98 594 109 483

Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food

175 384 68 413 107 370

Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop

57 320 14 - 43 -

Waiters and waitresses

883 413 325 449 558 400

Food servers, nonrestaurant

109 458 36 - 74 410

Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers

130 412 76 426 55 398

Dishwashers

127 356 106 359 21 -

Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop

69 393 9 - 60 391

Food preparation and serving related workers, all other

1 - 1 - 0 -

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

3,421 475 2,279 505 1,142 417

First-line supervisors of housekeeping and janitorial workers

186 638 108 801 78 511

First-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers

104 766 99 759 5 -

Janitors and building cleaners

1,537 487 1,116 517 421 418

Maids and housekeeping cleaners

733 413 128 467 605 406

Pest control workers

62 609 60 606 2 -

Grounds maintenance workers

799 445 768 441 31 -

Personal care and service occupations

2,482 481 654 549 1,829 464

First-line supervisors of gaming workers

97 755 49 - 48 -

First-line supervisors of personal service workers

72 595 28 - 44 -

Animal trainers

8 - 3 - 5 -

Nonfarm animal caretakers

78 458 22 - 57 468

Gaming services workers

74 651 35 - 39 -

Motion picture projectionists

3 - 1 - 2 -

Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers

9 - 4 - 5 -

Miscellaneous entertainment attendants and related workers

74 419 37 - 37 -

Embalmers and funeral attendants

10 - 5 - 6 -

Morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors

28 - 21 - 7 -

Barbers

60 389 51 369 9 -

Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists

329 488 21 - 308 485

Miscellaneous personal appearance workers

170 495 34 - 136 480

Baggage porters, bellhops, and concierges

71 491 60 495 10 -

Tour and travel guides

21 - 8 - 13 -

Childcare workers

441 418 31 - 410 418

Personal care aides

657 449 119 470 539 445

Recreation and fitness workers

213 538 90 561 123 523

Residential advisors

32 - 13 - 18 -

Personal care and service workers, all other

36 - 22 - 13 -

Sales and office occupations

23,120 659 9,112 756 14,008 615

Sales and related occupations

9,376 708 5,371 835 4,005 566

First-line supervisors of retail sales workers

2,320 709 1,338 778 981 612

First-line supervisors of non-retail sales workers

757 980 540 1,004 217 934

Cashiers

1,350 392 418 426 932 379

Counter and rental clerks

58 612 35 - 24 -

Parts salespersons

83 663 75 665 8 -

Retail salespersons

1,829 598 1,092 719 737 485

Advertising sales agents

207 938 110 1,005 96 868

Insurance sales agents

431 838 216 1,029 216 733

Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents

219 1,119 145 1,389 75 863

Travel agents

42 - 10 - 32 -

Sales representatives, services, all other

348 948 242 1,013 106 766

Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing

1,085 1,042 838 1,131 247 859

Models, demonstrators, and product promoters

24 - 11 - 13 -

Real estate brokers and sales agents

357 809 148 928 209 756

Sales engineers

33 - 29 - 4 -

Telemarketers

49 - 18 - 32 -

Door-to-door sales workers, news and street vendors, and related workers

34 - 23 - 11 -

Sales and related workers, all other

150 915 85 1,161 65 724

Office and administrative support occupations

13,744 638 3,741 673 10,003 628

First-line supervisors of office and administrative support workers

1,224 772 395 846 828 748

Switchboard operators, including answering service

22 - 6 - 16 -

Telephone operators

20 - 3 - 17 -

Communications equipment operators, all other

2 - 0 - 2 -

Bill and account collectors

156 599 45 - 111 586

Billing and posting clerks

422 637 42 - 380 629

Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks

804 677 102 751 702 670

Gaming cage workers

12 - 6 - 6 -

Payroll and timekeeping clerks

128 731 9 - 118 727

Procurement clerks

30 - 12 - 18 -

Tellers

265 494 36 - 229 494

Financial clerks, all other

54 686 20 - 34 -

Brokerage clerks

2 - 1 - 1 -

Correspondence clerks

12 - 4 - 7 -

Court, municipal, and license clerks

74 676 21 - 53 665

Credit authorizers, checkers, and clerks

40 - 10 - 30 -

Customer service representatives

1,615 621 547 639 1,068 616

Eligibility interviewers, government programs

75 778 15 - 60 746

File clerks

182 625 42 - 140 604

Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks

71 418 21 - 50 417

Interviewers, except eligibility and loan

110 621 21 - 89 605

Library assistants, clerical

50 559 8 - 42 -

Loan interviewers and clerks

158 719 29 - 129 688

New accounts clerks

29 - 3 - 26 -

Order clerks

79 583 37 - 42 -

Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping

129 877 26 - 103 873

Receptionists and information clerks

901 536 73 600 828 527

Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks

100 699 46 - 54 620

Information and record clerks, all other

85 710 23 - 62 727

Cargo and freight agents

26 - 17 - 9 -

Couriers and messengers

127 624 112 616 16 -

Dispatchers

246 676 107 747 140 617

Meter readers, utilities

24 - 19 - 6 -

Postal service clerks

90 968 45 - 45 -

Postal service mail carriers

277 964 176 1,012 101 878

Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators

70 873 35 - 35 -

Production, planning, and expediting clerks

272 745 124 864 148 690

Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks

493 539 342 547 151 524

Stock clerks and order fillers

918 496 596 503 321 484

Weighers, measurers, checkers, and samplers, recordkeeping

74 624 37 - 37 -

Secretaries and administrative assistants

2,232 681 120 772 2,113 677

Computer operators

80 732 41 - 39 -

Data entry keyers

235 634 46 - 189 632

Word processors and typists

90 621 8 - 82 607

Desktop publishers

0 - 0 - 0 -

Insurance claims and policy processing clerks

252 652 46 - 206 631

Mail clerks and mail machine operators, except postal service

48 - 26 - 22 -

Office clerks, general

852 598 118 620 734 596

Office machine operators, except computer

35 - 14 - 21 -

Proofreaders and copy markers

3 - 0 - 3 -

Statistical assistants

18 - 8 - 10 -

Office and administrative support workers, all other

431 724 100 795 331 695

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

10,341 747 9,906 757 434 578

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

720 448 576 472 144 368

First-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers

34 - 25 - 8 -

Agricultural inspectors

11 - 8 - 3 -

Animal breeders

1 - 1 - 0 -

Graders and sorters, agricultural products

91 416 34 - 57 389

Miscellaneous agricultural workers

516 428 445 447 71 352

Fishers and related fishing workers

16 - 15 - 2 -

Hunters and trappers

0 - 0 - 0 -

Forest and conservation workers

11 - 10 - 1 -

Logging workers

39 - 37 - 1 -

Construction and extraction occupations

5,353 732 5,242 736 112 654

First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers

509 990 501 996 8 -

Boilermakers

14 - 14 - 0 -

Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons

106 768 106 766 0 -

Carpenters

712 657 703 659 10 -

Carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers

80 582 78 579 2 -

Cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers

46 - 46 - 0 -

Construction laborers

1,087 594 1,058 592 29 -

Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators

18 - 18 - 1 -

Pile-driver operators

1 - 1 - 0 -

Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators

322 801 317 804 4 -

Drywall installers, ceiling tile installers, and tapers

81 521 81 522 0 -

Electricians

641 949 630 952 11 -

Glaziers

31 - 31 - 0 -

Insulation workers

44 - 42 - 2 -

Painters, construction and maintenance

331 576 318 579 14 -

Paperhangers

0 - 0 - 0 -

Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters

450 909 447 912 4 -

Plasterers and stucco masons

24 - 24 - 0 -

Reinforcing iron and rebar workers

8 - 8 - 0 -

Roofers

133 566 133 566 0 -

Sheet metal workers

100 789 93 797 7 -

Structural iron and steel workers

38 - 38 - 0 -

Solar photovoltaic installers

6 - 5 - 0 -

Helpers, construction trades

46 - 44 - 2 -

Construction and building inspectors

73 903 67 920 5 -

Elevator installers and repairers

25 - 25 - 0 -

Fence erectors

24 - 24 - 0 -

Hazardous materials removal workers

28 - 20 - 8 -

Highway maintenance workers

95 709 95 709 0 -

Rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators

16 - 16 - 0 -

Septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners

7 - 7 - 0 -

Miscellaneous construction and related workers

21 - 21 - 0 -

Derrick, rotary drill, and service unit operators, oil, gas, and mining

38 - 38 - 0 -

Earth drillers, except oil and gas

26 - 26 - 0 -

Explosives workers, ordnance handling experts, and blasters

8 - 8 - 0 -

Mining machine operators

60 1,014 58 1,084 2 -

Roof bolters, mining

2 - 2 - 0 -

Roustabouts, oil and gas

12 - 12 - 0 -

Helpers--extraction workers

3 - 3 - 0 -

Other extraction workers

86 920 83 909 3 -

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,268 821 4,089 824 179 710

First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers

258 980 229 990 29 -

Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers

240 875 211 894 29 -

Radio and telecommunications equipment installers and repairers

122 1,025 108 1,021 13 -

Avionics technicians

10 - 6 - 4 -

Electric motor, power tool, and related repairers

24 - 23 - 1 -

Electrical and electronics installers and repairers, transportation equipment

6 - 6 - 0 -

Electrical and electronics repairers, industrial and utility

13 - 12 - 1 -

Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles

24 - 22 - 2 -

Electronic home entertainment equipment installers and repairers

42 - 41 - 1 -

Security and fire alarm systems installers

60 780 58 780 2 -

Aircraft mechanics and service technicians

155 978 152 974 3 -

Automotive body and related repairers

124 687 123 688 1 -

Automotive glass installers and repairers

20 - 20 - 0 -

Automotive service technicians and mechanics

672 713 659 714 13 -

Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists

302 794 301 795 0 -

Heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics

196 867 195 868 1 -

Small engine mechanics

32 - 31 - 1 -

Miscellaneous vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers

74 468 72 480 2 -

Control and valve installers and repairers

24 - 22 - 2 -

Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers

316 792 313 791 3 -

Home appliance repairers

38 - 38 - 0 -

Industrial and refractory machinery mechanics

434 896 414 899 20 -

Maintenance and repair workers, general

405 805 386 807 18 -

Maintenance workers, machinery

33 - 30 - 3 -

Millwrights

62 1,019 61 1,025 1 -

Electrical power-line installers and repairers

113 922 112 929 1 -

Telecommunications line installers and repairers

177 930 172 929 6 -

Precision instrument and equipment repairers

58 951 51 956 7 -

Wind turbine service technicians

3 - 1 - 2 -

Coin, vending, and amusement machine servicers and repairers

32 - 28 - 4 -

Commercial divers

2 - 1 - 0 -

Locksmiths and safe repairers

17 - 16 - 0 -

Manufactured building and mobile home installers

10 - 10 - 0 -

Riggers

13 - 13 - 0 -

Signal and track switch repairers

5 - 5 - 0 -

Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers

18 - 15 - 3 -

Other installation, maintenance, and repair workers

135 667 129 674 6 -

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

13,930 621 11,090 674 2,840 498

Production occupations

7,307 623 5,382 697 1,925 498

First-line supervisors of production and operating workers

675 902 550 952 125 682

Aircraft structure, surfaces, rigging, and systems assemblers

16 - 13 - 3 -

Electrical, electronics, and electromechanical assemblers

126 503 64 522 61 490

Engine and other machine assemblers

19 - 17 - 2 -

Structural metal fabricators and fitters

21 - 21 - 0 -

Miscellaneous assemblers and fabricators

900 564 566 610 335 493

Bakers

117 505 56 488 61 524

Butchers and other meat, poultry, and fish processing workers

284 506 211 525 73 476

Food and tobacco roasting, baking, and drying machine operators and tenders

6 - 4 - 2 -

Food batchmakers

66 516 33 - 33 -

Food cooking machine operators and tenders

6 - 3 - 3 -

Food processing workers, all other

113 571 78 635 35 -

Computer control programmers and operators

69 849 66 859 2 -

Extruding and drawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

16 - 14 - 2 -

Forging machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

9 - 9 - 0 -

Rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

3 - 3 - 0 -

Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

70 545 60 532 10 -

Drilling and boring machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

1 - 1 - 0 -

Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

50 610 44 - 6 -

Lathe and turning machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

11 - 8 - 3 -

Milling and planing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

5 - 5 - 0 -

Machinists

388 777 367 795 21 -

Metal furnace operators, tenders, pourers, and casters

23 - 23 - 0 -

Model makers and patternmakers, metal and plastic

3 - 2 - 1 -

Molders and molding machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

51 717 38 - 13 -

Multiple machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

4 - 3 - 1 -

Tool and die makers

55 908 55 911 1 -

Welding, soldering, and brazing workers

524 723 499 730 25 -

Heat treating equipment setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

9 - 8 - 1 -

Layout workers, metal and plastic

4 - 3 - 0 -

Plating and coating machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

16 - 15 - 1 -

Tool grinders, filers, and sharpeners

4 - 4 - 0 -

Metal workers and plastic workers, all other

323 592 257 606 66 557

Prepress technicians and workers

25 - 17 - 9 -

Printing press operators

175 656 145 703 30 -

Print binding and finishing workers

22 - 8 - 13 -

Laundry and dry-cleaning workers

121 385 50 425 71 360

Pressers, textile, garment, and related materials

35 - 18 - 17 -

Sewing machine operators

121 405 29 - 91 405

Shoe and leather workers and repairers

5 - 4 - 1 -

Shoe machine operators and tenders

3 - 1 - 1 -

Tailors, dressmakers, and sewers

42 - 13 - 28 -

Textile bleaching and dyeing machine operators and tenders

2 - 1 - 1 -

Textile cutting machine setters, operators, and tenders

5 - 5 - 1 -

Textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders

3 - 0 - 3 -

Textile winding, twisting, and drawing out machine setters, operators, and tenders

12 - 7 - 5 -

Extruding and forming machine setters, operators, and tenders, synthetic and glass fibers

1 - 1 - 0 -

Fabric and apparel patternmakers

1 - 0 - 1 -

Upholsterers

19 - 17 - 2 -

Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers, all other

12 - 8 - 3 -

Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters

28 - 27 - 0 -

Furniture finishers

5 - 4 - 1 -

Model makers and patternmakers, wood

0 - 0 - 0 -

Sawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, wood

25 - 23 - 2 -

Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing

18 - 14 - 4 -

Woodworkers, all other

9 - 8 - 1 -

Power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers

41 - 35 - 6 -

Stationary engineers and boiler operators

90 903 84 922 5 -

Water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators

68 828 64 829 4 -

Miscellaneous plant and system operators

41 - 40 - 2 -

Chemical processing machine setters, operators, and tenders

46 - 41 - 5 -

Crushing, grinding, polishing, mixing, and blending workers

88 716 77 807 11 -

Cutting workers

40 - 30 - 10 -

Extruding, forming, pressing, and compacting machine setters, operators, and tenders

31 - 26 - 5 -

Furnace, kiln, oven, drier, and kettle operators and tenders

10 - 10 - 0 -

Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers

650 741 439 835 211 583

Jewelers and precious stone and metal workers

23 - 17 - 6 -

Medical, dental, and ophthalmic laboratory technicians

67 701 34 - 33 -

Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders

297 488 137 537 159 429

Painting workers

125 664 108 673 17 -

Photographic process workers and processing machine operators

26 - 15 - 11 -

Semiconductor processors

2 - 1 - 1 -

Adhesive bonding machine operators and tenders

11 - 5 - 5 -

Cleaning, washing, and metal pickling equipment operators and tenders

3 - 2 - 1 -

Cooling and freezing equipment operators and tenders

1 - 1 - 0 -

Etchers and engravers

2 - 2 - 0 -

Molders, shapers, and casters, except metal and plastic

31 - 28 - 3 -

Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders

21 - 18 - 3 -

Tire builders

23 - 16 - 7 -

Helpers--production workers

29 - 20 - 9 -

Production workers, all other

866 586 630 619 236 501

Transportation and material moving occupations

6,623 619 5,707 645 916 497

Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers

165 882 126 930 38 -

Aircraft pilots and flight engineers

100 1,845 93 1,859 7 -

Air traffic controllers and airfield operations specialists

41 - 37 - 5 -

Flight attendants

69 767 16 - 54 749

Ambulance drivers and attendants, except emergency medical technicians

12 - 9 - 3 -

Bus drivers

339 579 192 597 147 556

Driver/sales workers and truck drivers

2,587 730 2,482 738 106 583

Taxi drivers and chauffeurs

202 521 172 540 30 -

Motor vehicle operators, all other

39 - 37 - 3 -

Locomotive engineers and operators

50 1,396 48 - 2 -

Railroad brake, signal, and switch operators

12 - 11 - 0 -

Railroad conductors and yardmasters

46 - 43 - 3 -

Subway, streetcar, and other rail transportation workers

5 - 5 - 0 -

Sailors and marine oilers

29 - 28 - 1 -

Ship and boat captains and operators

32 - 32 - 0 -

Ship engineers

7 - 7 - 0 -

Bridge and lock tenders

5 - 5 - 0 -

Parking lot attendants

50 423 43 - 7 -

Automotive and watercraft service attendants

78 398 67 403 12 -

Transportation inspectors

41 - 35 - 6 -

Transportation attendants, except flight attendants

30 - 14 - 16 -

Other transportation workers

17 - 15 - 1 -

Conveyor operators and tenders

4 - 3 - 1 -

Crane and tower operators

70 846 69 871 1 -

Dredge, excavating, and loading machine operators

28 - 28 - 0 -

Hoist and winch operators

7 - 7 - 0 -

Industrial truck and tractor operators

542 559 510 559 32 -

Cleaners of vehicles and equipment

235 429 206 434 28 -

Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand

1,277 511 1,056 524 221 421

Machine feeders and offbearers

20 - 15 - 4 -

Packers and packagers, hand

331 422 149 434 182 416

Pumping station operators

24 - 24 - 0 -

Refuse and recyclable material collectors

75 550 74 555 1 -

Mine shuttle car operators

3 - 3 - 0 -

Tank car, truck, and ship loaders

6 - 6 - 0 -

Material moving workers, all other

45 - 41 - 5 -

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 50,000).

 

Last Modified Date: February 26, 2014