Table 4. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by occupation and sex, quarterly averages, not seasonally adjusted

Table 4. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by occupation and sex, quarterly averages, not seasonally adjusted
Occupation and sex Number of workers
(in thousands)
Median weekly earnings
1st
2013
1st
2014
1st
2013
1st
2014

TOTAL

Management, professional, and related occupations

41,565 42,034 $1,136 $1,130

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

17,241 17,015 1,238 1,231

Professional and related occupations

24,324 25,020 1,063 1,072

Service occupations

14,618 14,822 501 504

Sales and office occupations

22,716 23,416 655 685

Sales and related occupations

9,115 9,683 703 754

Office and administrative support occupations

13,601 13,733 640 660

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

10,010 10,162 738 763

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

668 607 430 417

Construction and extraction occupations

5,169 5,304 707 745

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,173 4,250 850 820

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

13,698 13,894 622 644

Production occupations

7,290 7,507 640 644

Transportation and material moving occupations

6,408 6,386 609 644

Men

Management, professional, and related occupations

20,037 19,884 1,344 1,347

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

9,292 9,040 1,408 1,399

Professional and related occupations

10,745 10,844 1,269 1,297

Service occupations

7,388 7,623 576 581

Sales and office occupations

8,881 9,261 765 794

Sales and related occupations

5,215 5,468 824 875

Office and administrative support occupations

3,666 3,793 723 720

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

9,593 9,713 746 773

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

523 496 444 423

Construction and extraction occupations

5,063 5,168 706 750

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,008 4,049 853 823

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

10,931 11,174 674 686

Production occupations

5,471 5,631 708 705

Transportation and material moving occupations

5,459 5,543 627 668

Women

Management, professional, and related occupations

21,528 22,151 984 975

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

7,949 7,975 1,083 1,055

Professional and related occupations

13,579 14,176 945 943

Service occupations

7,231 7,199 447 459

Sales and office occupations

13,835 14,155 609 629

Sales and related occupations

3,900 4,215 565 599

Office and administrative support occupations

9,935 9,940 622 641

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

417 448 608 543

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

145 112 353 368

Construction and extraction occupations

106 136 743 630

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

165 201 827 649

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

2,767 2,720 502 504

Production occupations

1,818 1,877 503 504

Transportation and material moving occupations

949 843 500 505

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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