Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

51-2099 Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

All assemblers and fabricators not listed separately.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
238,720 2.1 % $13.81 $28,730 0.6 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $8.62 $9.88 $12.68 $16.61 $20.79
Annual Wage (2) $17,940 $20,560 $26,380 $34,550 $43,250


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Employment Services 82,360 2.38 $12.56 $26,120
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing 11,780 4.25 $14.74 $30,650
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing 11,270 2.11 $14.70 $30,580
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing 8,470 4.48 $18.90 $39,320
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing 5,660 4.07 $13.76 $28,620

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Other Furniture Related Product Manufacturing 2,290 6.75 $14.57 $30,300
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing 8,470 4.48 $18.90 $39,320
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing 11,780 4.25 $14.74 $30,650
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing 5,660 4.07 $13.76 $28,620
Household Appliance Manufacturing 1,640 2.81 $14.71 $30,590

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing 70 0.07 $47.18 $98,140
Spectator Sports 530 0.39 $28.90 $60,120
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 60 0.01 $23.43 $48,740
Support Activities for Air Transportation 100 0.06 $20.67 $42,980
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions 30 0.02 $19.72 $41,020


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.




States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 22,190 1.47 0.83 $14.56 $30,290
Ohio 20,080 3.86 2.19 $13.87 $28,840
Indiana 13,980 4.81 2.72 $14.29 $29,720
Michigan 13,620 3.34 1.89 $13.20 $27,450
Texas 12,350 1.10 0.62 $12.66 $26,320



States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Kentucky 11,530 6.37 3.61 $12.61 $26,220
Indiana 13,980 4.81 2.72 $14.29 $29,720
Minnesota 12,070 4.42 2.50 $15.75 $32,760
Ohio 20,080 3.86 2.19 $13.87 $28,840
Iowa 5,360 3.54 2.00 $14.76 $30,690



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Alaska 120 0.35 0.20 $17.84 $37,110
Connecticut 3,850 2.34 1.33 $15.77 $32,810
Minnesota 12,070 4.42 2.50 $15.75 $32,760
Massachusetts 3,600 1.08 0.61 $15.63 $32,510
North Carolina 7,150 1.77 1.00 $15.50 $32,240




Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 7,520 2.01 1.14 $12.21 $25,390
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 7,250 3.98 2.25 $16.71 $34,760
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 5,520 1.36 0.77 $14.98 $31,160
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 4,440 2.43 1.38 $14.27 $29,670
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, MI Metropolitan Division 4,340 3.79 2.15 $12.75 $26,530
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 4,270 1.91 1.08 $12.42 $25,830
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 4,100 0.76 0.43 $14.26 $29,670
Indianapolis-Carmel, IN 3,890 4.15 2.35 $13.83 $28,770
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN 3,320 3.28 1.86 $13.46 $28,000
Elkhart-Goshen, IN 3,290 27.44 15.53 $13.89 $28,900



Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Elkhart-Goshen, IN 3,290 27.44 15.53 $13.89 $28,900
St. Cloud, MN 1,100 11.02 6.24 $14.82 $30,820
Mansfield, OH 480 9.62 5.44 $11.34 $23,590
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA 930 8.03 4.54 $12.74 $26,500
Springfield, OH 350 7.43 4.21 $12.58 $26,170
Niles-Benton Harbor, MI 410 6.99 3.96 $12.44 $25,870
Grand Forks, ND-MN 320 6.37 3.61 $17.21 $35,810
Auburn-Opelika, AL 300 5.80 3.29 $8.25 $17,160
Dayton, OH 2,110 5.70 3.23 $12.97 $26,990
Burlington, NC 300 5.30 3.00 $8.79 $18,280