Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2015

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)
228,930 2.3 % $14.39 $29,920 0.6 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $9.01 $10.35 $13.28 $17.26 $21.76
Annual Wage (2) $18,740 $21,520 $27,620 $35,890 $45,250


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 74,950 2.09 $13.08 $27,210
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing 12,110 4.30 $15.15 $31,510
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing 11,140 1.99 $15.38 $31,990
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing 7,430 3.62 $18.85 $39,210
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing 6,010 1.63 $16.15 $33,590

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 2,580 7.52 $14.97 $31,140
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing 12,110 4.30 $15.15 $31,510
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing 7,430 3.62 $18.85 $39,210
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing 4,760 3.26 $14.69 $30,550
Other Wood Product Manufacturing 5,610 2.62 $13.05 $27,140

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 80 0.07 $40.24 $83,700
Spectator Sports 350 0.26 $23.01 $47,860
Support Activities for Air Transportation 90 0.05 $22.88 $47,580
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 40 (7) $20.47 $42,580
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing 440 0.44 $20.44 $42,520


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)
Ohio 24,650 4.67 2.81 $14.95 $31,090
California 22,070 1.42 0.86 $14.55 $30,260
Illinois 15,990 2.73 1.65 $13.76 $28,620
Indiana 14,100 4.78 2.88 $15.15 $31,500
Texas 12,950 1.12 0.67 $13.64 $28,370



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 11,800 6.42 3.87 $12.89 $26,820
Indiana 14,100 4.78 2.88 $15.15 $31,500
Ohio 24,650 4.67 2.81 $14.95 $31,090
Minnesota 10,740 3.88 2.33 $16.58 $34,480
Iowa 5,010 3.28 1.98 $14.39 $29,940



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Massachusetts 2,760 0.81 0.49 $18.38 $38,230
Alaska 200 0.61 0.37 $18.06 $37,560
Oregon 5,070 2.92 1.76 $16.62 $34,560
Connecticut 3,380 2.04 1.23 $16.61 $34,560
Minnesota 10,740 3.88 2.33 $16.58 $34,480




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-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 9,870 2.76 1.66 $13.41 $27,890
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 6,920 3.68 2.22 $17.37 $36,140
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 5,610 0.87 0.52 $14.57 $30,310
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 5,260 1.28 0.77 $15.25 $31,720
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 4,480 2.39 1.44 $14.18 $29,490
Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN 4,030 6.45 3.89 $11.90 $24,750
Columbus, OH 3,870 3.86 2.32 $15.44 $32,120
Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN 3,840 3.87 2.33 $14.48 $30,120
Lexington-Fayette, KY 3,730 14.16 8.53 $14.41 $29,980
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 3,660 1.25 0.75 $14.80 $30,790