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HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
39. Median weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by detailed occupation and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation 2019
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

117,584 $917 65,007 $1,007 52,577 $821

Management, professional, and related occupations

50,119 1,309 24,260 1,539 25,859 1,135

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

20,696 1,415 11,111 1,598 9,585 1,221

Management occupations

13,948 1,478 8,002 1,659 5,946 1,266

Chief executives

1,113 2,380 812 2,509 302 2,019

General and operations managers

990 1,384 678 1,476 312 1,153

Legislators

14 - 9 - 5 -

Advertising and promotions managers

45 - 19 - 27 -

Marketing and sales managers

1,109 1,600 591 1,895 518 1,393

Public relations and fundraising managers

72 1,416 22 - 50 1,399

Administrative services managers

154 1,235 93 1,277 61 1,084

Computer and information systems managers

629 1,984 439 2,019 190 1,892

Financial managers

1,142 1,447 523 1,897 619 1,207

Compensation and benefits managers

23 - 7 - 15 -

Human resources managers

299 1,592 69 1,829 230 1,538

Training and development managers

44 - 19 - 25 -

Industrial production managers

270 1,472 208 1,469 62 1,497

Purchasing managers

214 1,539 129 1,657 84 1,390

Transportation, storage, and distribution managers

261 1,160 213 1,238 49 -

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers

114 987 94 1,162 20 -

Construction managers

610 1,468 539 1,511 71 1,210

Education administrators

811 1,371 276 1,467 536 1,335

Architectural and engineering managers

148 2,471 128 2,457 20 -

Food service managers

785 863 420 964 365 719

Funeral service managers

3 - 2 - 1 -

Gaming managers

18 - 10 - 9 -

Lodging managers

116 975 61 1,096 55 894

Medical and health services managers

578 1,478 169 1,828 409 1,362

Natural sciences managers

12 - 9 - 3 -

Postmasters and mail superintendents

28 - 13 - 14 -

Property, real estate, and community association managers

438 954 214 1,168 224 849

Social and community service managers

403 1,243 143 1,452 260 1,156

Emergency management directors

9 - 6 - 3 -

Managers, all other

3,497 1,533 2,088 1,725 1,409 1,317

Business and financial operations occupations

6,748 1,285 3,109 1,468 3,639 1,148

Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes

28 - 13 - 15 -

Buyers and purchasing agents, farm products

7 - 6 - 1 -

Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products

162 979 87 982 76 977

Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products

248 1,170 134 1,202 113 1,081

Claims adjusters, appraisers, examiners, and investigators

299 1,103 104 1,277 195 972

Compliance officers

271 1,346 105 1,561 165 1,264

Cost estimators

113 1,254 100 1,264 13 -

Human resources workers

680 1,203 186 1,325 494 1,149

Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists

46 - 14 - 32 -

Training and development specialists

120 1,127 51 1,249 68 968

Logisticians

152 1,093 107 1,149 45 -

Management analysts

692 1,622 389 1,870 303 1,517

Meeting, convention, and event planners

116 1,023 28 - 89 1,018

Fundraisers

85 1,330 33 - 52 1,229

Market research analysts and marketing specialists

281 1,363 130 1,688 152 1,228

Business operations specialists, all other

248 1,283 100 1,540 148 1,193

Accountants and auditors

1,683 1,221 670 1,419 1,013 1,141

Appraisers and assessors of real estate

46 - 24 - 23 -

Budget analysts

40 - 19 - 21 -

Credit analysts

26 - 9 - 18 -

Financial analysts

307 1,613 203 1,763 104 1,386

Personal financial advisors

448 1,618 296 1,905 152 1,232

Insurance underwriters

116 1,169 57 1,338 59 1,142

Financial examiners

20 - 10 - 10 -

Credit counselors and loan officers

366 1,235 173 1,542 193 1,020

Tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents

49 - 18 - 31 -

Tax preparers

46 - 20 - 26 -

Financial specialists, all other

50 1,209 24 - 26 -

Professional and related occupations

29,423 1,237 13,149 1,493 16,274 1,085

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,947 1,579 3,668 1,658 1,279 1,353

Computer and information research scientists

20 - 13 - 6 -

Computer systems analysts

623 1,461 368 1,580 255 1,289

Information security analysts

128 1,758 103 1,875 25 -

Computer programmers

425 1,586 343 1,613 82 1,463

Software developers, applications and systems software

1,714 1,894 1,379 1,920 335 1,718

Web developers

144 1,470 88 1,633 56 1,150

Computer support specialists

486 1,192 365 1,223 121 1,103

Database administrators

96 1,642 67 1,752 29 -

Network and computer systems administrators

194 1,447 144 1,541 50 1,233

Computer network architects

104 1,883 95 1,901 10 -

Computer occupations, all other

721 1,277 542 1,365 179 1,148

Actuaries

28 - 21 - 7 -

Mathematicians

2 - 1 - 1 -

Operations research analysts

153 1,512 86 1,753 67 1,188

Statisticians

90 1,456 44 - 46 -

Miscellaneous mathematical science occupations

18 - 10 - 8 -

Architecture and engineering occupations

3,011 1,550 2,559 1,589 452 1,339

Architects, except naval

152 1,572 114 1,706 38 -

Surveyors, cartographers, and photogrammetrists

42 - 34 - 8 -

Aerospace engineers

138 1,917 121 2,018 17 -

Agricultural engineers

3 - 3 - 0 -

Biomedical engineers

17 - 14 - 3 -

Chemical engineers

86 1,863 74 1,878 12 -

Civil engineers

421 1,616 360 1,657 61 1,353

Computer hardware engineers

71 1,882 57 1,919 15 -

Electrical and electronics engineers

266 1,781 241 1,830 25 -

Environmental engineers

25 - 20 - 5 -

Industrial engineers, including health and safety

227 1,589 169 1,616 58 1,487

Marine engineers and naval architects

13 - 13 - 0 -

Materials engineers

44 - 39 - 5 -

Mechanical engineers

322 1,625 303 1,635 19 -

Mining and geological engineers, including mining safety engineers

8 - 4 - 4 -

Nuclear engineers

8 - 6 - 2 -

Petroleum engineers

24 - 22 - 2 -

Engineers, all other

529 1,636 455 1,663 74 1,446

Drafters

104 1,045 82 1,047 22 -

Engineering technicians, except drafters

462 1,161 382 1,200 79 915

Surveying and mapping technicians

50 1,060 46 - 4 -

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,233 1,334 676 1,447 556 1,237

Agricultural and food scientists

36 - 23 - 13 -

Biological scientists

101 1,250 57 1,266 44 -

Conservation scientists and foresters

20 - 11 - 8 -

Medical scientists

146 1,188 77 1,214 70 1,175

Life scientists, all other

3 - 2 - 1 -

Astronomers and physicists

15 - 10 - 4 -

Atmospheric and space scientists

13 - 9 - 5 -

Chemists and materials scientists

85 1,582 49 - 36 -

Environmental scientists and geoscientists

101 1,486 65 1,519 36 -

Physical scientists, all other

278 1,669 158 1,901 120 1,385

Economists

35 - 26 - 9 -

Survey researchers

0 - 0 - 0 -

Psychologists

114 1,468 22 - 93 1,441

Sociologists

2 - 0 - 2 -

Urban and regional planners

22 - 14 - 8 -

Miscellaneous social scientists and related workers

32 - 20 - 12 -

Agricultural and food science technicians

20 - 16 - 4 -

Biological technicians

20 - 8 - 12 -

Chemical technicians

61 893 41 - 20 -

Geological and petroleum technicians

18 - 12 - 6 -

Nuclear technicians

3 - 2 - 1 -

Social science research assistants

1 - 0 - 1 -

Miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technicians

108 907 57 928 51 896

Community and social service occupations

2,240 968 742 1,064 1,498 941

Counselors

720 987 179 944 541 1,003

Social workers

739 964 136 1,108 603 944

Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists

94 1,067 50 1,050 45 -

Social and human service assistants

207 805 41 - 166 778

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

66 920 20 - 46 -

Clergy

332 1,066 275 1,155 57 862

Directors, religious activities and education

48 - 29 - 19 -

Religious workers, all other

34 - 13 - 21 -

Legal occupations

1,478 1,562 670 1,999 808 1,266

Lawyers

884 2,043 548 2,202 336 1,878

Judicial law clerks

12 - 5 - 7 -

Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers

61 1,794 27 - 34 -

Paralegals and legal assistants

364 963 41 - 323 970

Miscellaneous legal support workers

157 1,124 49 - 109 1,009

Education, training, and library occupations

7,238 1,057 1,991 1,265 5,247 987

Postsecondary teachers

986 1,512 544 1,670 442 1,358

Preschool and kindergarten teachers

496 701 7 - 489 705

Elementary and middle school teachers

3,162 1,067 640 1,161 2,522 1,042

Secondary school teachers

882 1,161 408 1,262 474 1,095

Special education teachers

295 1,108 42 - 253 1,104

Other teachers and instructors

455 1,054 192 1,190 263 942

Archivists, curators, and museum technicians

34 - 15 - 19 -

Librarians

138 1,095 27 - 111 1,093

Library technicians

9 - 2 - 7 -

Teacher assistants

637 590 72 707 565 579

Other education, training, and library workers

143 1,143 41 - 102 1,058

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

1,762 1,151 956 1,231 806 1,077

Artists and related workers

83 1,155 48 - 35 -

Designers

661 1,126 337 1,214 324 1,052

Actors

13 - 7 - 6 -

Producers and directors

109 1,483 59 1,652 50 1,156

Athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers

157 1,051 122 1,134 35 -

Dancers and choreographers

13 - 3 - 10 -

Musicians, singers, and related workers

36 - 26 - 10 -

Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers, all other

15 - 12 - 4 -

Announcers

20 - 12 - 9 -

News analysts, reporters and correspondents

77 1,301 40 - 37 -

Public relations specialists

119 1,410 41 - 78 1,255

Editors

98 1,163 32 - 66 1,135

Technical writers

54 1,434 26 - 28 -

Writers and authors

88 1,159 41 - 48 -

Miscellaneous media and communication workers

56 794 22 - 34 -

Broadcast and sound engineering technicians and radio operators

90 1,158 79 1,189 11 -

Photographers

45 - 29 - 16 -

Television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors

27 - 20 - 7 -

Media and communication equipment workers, all other

0 - 0 - 0 -

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

7,514 1,180 1,887 1,422 5,627 1,130

Chiropractors

19 - 12 - 6 -

Dentists

71 2,302 43 - 28 -

Dietitians and nutritionists

94 1,019 10 - 85 948

Optometrists

27 - 12 - 15 -

Pharmacists

255 2,013 100 2,245 155 1,877

Physicians and surgeons

857 2,292 507 2,500 349 1,878

Physician assistants

109 1,831 31 - 77 1,763

Podiatrists

4 - 3 - 1 -

Audiologists

11 - 2 - 10 -

Occupational therapists

92 1,447 13 - 79 1,441

Physical therapists

211 1,431 81 1,610 130 1,323

Radiation therapists

9 - 4 - 5 -

Recreational therapists

9 - 1 - 8 -

Respiratory therapists

93 1,213 34 - 59 1,073

Speech-language pathologists

131 1,193 7 - 124 1,171

Exercise physiologists

2 - 0 - 2 -

Therapists, all other

162 935 31 - 131 919

Veterinarians

72 1,773 17 - 55 1,985

Registered nurses

2,640 1,223 320 1,256 2,321 1,217

Nurse anesthetists

22 - 10 - 12 -

Nurse midwives

6 - 0 - 6 -

Nurse practitioners

187 1,760 23 - 163 1,753

Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other

12 - 5 - 7 -

Clinical laboratory technologists and technicians

281 979 66 1,117 215 952

Dental hygienists

104 1,094 5 - 99 1,066

Diagnostic related technologists and technicians

320 1,126 107 1,166 213 1,076

Emergency medical technicians and paramedics

179 912 125 991 54 786

Health practitioner support technologists and technicians

570 735 126 843 444 712

Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses

533 806 53 896 481 799

Medical records and health information technicians

152 829 15 - 138 799

Opticians, dispensing

34 - 9 - 26 -

Miscellaneous health technologists and technicians

130 880 46 - 84 799

Other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

117 1,252 69 1,261 48 -

Service occupations

16,558 592 7,898 659 8,660 537

Healthcare support occupations

2,700 591 363 639 2,337 585

Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides

1,471 562 184 588 1,287 556

Occupational therapy assistants and aides

23 - 4 - 19 -

Physical therapist assistants and aides

72 955 29 - 43 -

Massage therapists

57 582 15 - 42 -

Dental assistants

199 615 6 - 193 613

Medical assistants

521 635 40 - 481 635

Medical transcriptionists

28 - 5 - 23 -

Pharmacy aides

41 - 14 - 27 -

Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers

39 - 7 - 31 -

Phlebotomists

98 623 9 - 88 612

Miscellaneous healthcare support occupations, including medical equipment preparers

151 617 47 - 103 571

Protective service occupations

2,725 900 2,172 953 553 731

First-line supervisors of correctional officers

41 - 29 - 12 -

First-line supervisors of police and detectives

80 1,438 71 1,449 9 -

First-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers

40 - 36 - 4 -

First-line supervisors of protective service workers, all other

66 659 50 698 17 -

Firefighters

292 1,207 287 1,203 6 -

Fire inspectors

16 - 15 - 2 -

Bailiffs, correctional officers, and jailers

365 776 251 890 114 664

Detectives and criminal investigators

151 1,428 119 1,472 32 -

Fish and game wardens

2 - 1 - 1 -

Parking enforcement workers

2 - 2 - 1 -

Police and sheriff's patrol officers

686 1,111 559 1,143 127 922

Transit and railroad police

4 - 4 - 0 -

Animal control workers

7 - 6 - 1 -

Private detectives and investigators

78 973 38 - 41 -

Security guards and gaming surveillance officers

790 650 631 671 159 589

Crossing guards

21 - 15 - 6 -

Transportation security screeners

41 - 32 - 9 -

Lifeguards and other recreational, and all other protective service workers

41 - 28 - 13 -

Food preparation and serving related occupations

4,689 522 2,352 576 2,337 492

Chefs and head cooks

406 698 334 727 72 553

First-line supervisors of food preparation and serving workers

426 584 184 657 242 545

Cooks

1,362 512 831 535 531 489

Food preparation workers

574 496 246 532 328 463

Bartenders

293 610 159 655 134 578

Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food

191 462 65 457 126 467

Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop

48 - 26 - 22 -

Waiters and waitresses

973 511 292 594 681 491

Food servers, nonrestaurant

89 515 29 - 60 501

Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers

116 554 66 605 50 513

Dishwashers

126 453 102 464 24 -

Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop

81 456 17 - 64 441

Food preparation and serving related workers, all other

4 - 2 - 2 -

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

3,679 580 2,293 618 1,386 502

First-line supervisors of housekeeping and janitorial workers

215 710 134 758 80 639

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

121 797 110 800 11 -

Janitors and building cleaners

1,563 582 1,068 610 494 510

Maids and housekeeping cleaners

895 490 126 520 769 484

Pest control workers

73 731 71 741 2 -

Grounds maintenance workers

813 606 784 607 29 -

Personal care and service occupations

2,764 565 718 624 2,047 531

First-line supervisors of gaming workers

117 821 63 853 54 791

First-line supervisors of personal service workers

75 778 32 - 43 -

Animal trainers

25 - 17 - 9 -

Nonfarm animal caretakers

105 515 25 - 79 489

Gaming services workers

60 635 32 - 28 -

Motion picture projectionists

0 - 0 - 0 -

Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers

10 - 4 - 6 -

Miscellaneous entertainment attendants and related workers

77 583 54 557 24 -

Embalmers and funeral attendants

6 - 4 - 2 -

Morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors

20 - 12 - 8 -

Barbers

62 662 50 789 12 -

Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists

310 570 24 - 286 569

Miscellaneous personal appearance workers

227 571 33 - 193 554

Baggage porters, bellhops, and concierges

69 663 54 672 15 -

Tour and travel guides

28 - 17 - 11 -

Childcare workers

473 495 40 - 433 491

Personal care aides

815 516 130 581 685 509

Recreation and fitness workers

191 607 88 656 102 580

Residential advisors

21 - 8 - 13 -

Personal care and service workers, all other

74 611 30 - 44 -

Sales and office occupations

23,883 758 9,695 874 14,188 713

Sales and related occupations

9,929 830 5,525 982 4,404 677

First-line supervisors of retail sales workers

2,316 817 1,246 955 1,070 708

First-line supervisors of non-retail sales workers

857 1,162 596 1,157 261 1,173

Cashiers

1,398 503 438 510 959 499

Counter and rental clerks

67 686 44 - 23 -

Parts salespersons

122 777 107 768 15 -

Retail salespersons

1,856 692 1,094 806 762 578

Advertising sales agents

169 1,050 88 1,143 81 874

Insurance sales agents

461 927 214 1,034 247 806

Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents

192 1,302 129 1,386 63 1,063

Travel agents

52 745 8 - 44 -

Sales representatives, services, all other

477 1,211 340 1,332 137 973

Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing

1,107 1,206 813 1,262 294 1,067

Models, demonstrators, and product promoters

15 - 3 - 12 -

Real estate brokers and sales agents

543 1,019 222 1,344 321 883

Sales engineers

32 - 29 - 3 -

Telemarketers

42 - 18 - 24 -

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

31 - 14 - 16 -

Sales and related workers, all other

194 935 123 966 71 848

Office and administrative support occupations

13,954 732 4,170 771 9,784 721

First-line supervisors of office and administrative support workers

1,215 866 406 971 809 816

Switchboard operators, including answering service

20 - 5 - 16 -

Telephone operators

34 - 6 - 28 -

Communications equipment operators, all other

8 - 4 - 4 -

Bill and account collectors

113 701 22 - 91 672

Billing and posting clerks

389 742 45 - 344 736

Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks

657 764 84 784 573 764

Gaming cage workers

10 - 2 - 8 -

Payroll and timekeeping clerks

127 766 17 - 110 756

Procurement clerks

29 - 9 - 21 -

Tellers

241 575 35 - 207 571

Financial clerks, all other

119 890 48 - 71 797

Brokerage clerks

3 - 1 - 1 -

Correspondence clerks

6 - 2 - 4 -

Court, municipal, and license clerks

83 748 17 - 66 759

Credit authorizers, checkers, and clerks

39 - 10 - 30 -

Customer service representatives

1,977 693 717 736 1,259 673

Eligibility interviewers, government programs

68 763 16 - 52 756

File clerks

137 672 27 - 110 667

Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks

90 519 24 - 65 490

Interviewers, except eligibility and loan

93 740 10 - 82 734

Library assistants, clerical

34 - 5 - 29 -

Loan interviewers and clerks

118 825 30 - 88 802

New accounts clerks

25 - 8 - 17 -

Order clerks

72 783 40 - 32 -

Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping

51 702 10 - 41 -

Receptionists and information clerks

909 642 100 735 809 636

Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks

103 813 46 - 56 789

Information and record clerks, all other

88 735 24 - 64 691

Cargo and freight agents

19 - 11 - 8 -

Couriers and messengers

260 769 221 789 40 -

Dispatchers

240 806 108 854 131 763

Meter readers, utilities

13 - 12 - 1 -

Postal service clerks

73 907 30 - 43 -

Postal service mail carriers

296 951 185 994 111 893

Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators

67 1,145 37 - 30 -

Production, planning, and expediting clerks

268 939 114 1,039 154 872

Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks

507 679 332 686 175 662

Stock clerks and order fillers

1,016 599 636 596 380 605

Weighers, measurers, checkers, and samplers, recordkeeping

53 716 26 - 27 -

Secretaries and administrative assistants

2,069 765 137 795 1,932 763

Computer operators

68 960 41 - 28 -

Data entry keyers

203 675 50 738 153 656

Word processors and typists

36 - 6 - 30 -

Desktop publishers

0 - 0 - 0 -

Insurance claims and policy processing clerks

251 746 47 - 204 739

Mail clerks and mail machine operators, except postal service

48 - 26 - 22 -

Office clerks, general

997 685 188 718 809 677

Office machine operators, except computer

30 - 13 - 17 -

Proofreaders and copy markers

5 - 1 - 4 -

Statistical assistants

58 1,480 33 - 25 -

Office and administrative support workers, all other

522 866 147 950 375 820

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

11,671 869 11,134 881 537 614

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

900 574 690 593 210 513

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

40 - 37 - 3 -

Agricultural inspectors

16 - 7 - 8 -

Animal breeders

2 - 1 - 1 -

Graders and sorters, agricultural products

78 564 29 - 50 549

Miscellaneous agricultural workers

691 558 544 581 148 502

Fishers and related fishing workers

14 - 14 - 0 -

Hunters and trappers

0 - 0 - 0 -

Forest and conservation workers

14 - 13 - 1 -

Logging workers

44 - 44 - 0 -

Construction and extraction occupations

6,467 866 6,280 873 187 711

First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers

586 1,162 571 1,167 15 -

Boilermakers

26 - 26 - 0 -

Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons

115 817 114 819 1 -

Carpenters

873 820 855 826 18 -

Carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers

118 708 115 709 3 -

Cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers

60 975 60 975 0 -

Construction laborers

1,434 723 1,393 724 41 -

Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators

20 - 20 - 0 -

Pile-driver operators

1 - 1 - 0 -

Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators

354 930 350 927 5 -

Drywall installers, ceiling tile installers, and tapers

131 790 131 790 0 -

Electricians

814 1,012 799 1,015 15 -

Glaziers

35 - 32 - 3 -

Insulation workers

56 877 54 885 2 -

Painters, construction and maintenance

395 732 364 744 31 -

Paperhangers

4 - 4 - 0 -

Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters

561 921 546 918 15 -

Plasterers and stucco masons

15 - 15 - 1 -

Reinforcing iron and rebar workers

3 - 3 - 0 -

Roofers

156 687 154 690 2 -

Sheet metal workers

124 894 117 900 6 -

Structural iron and steel workers

71 1,057 71 1,057 0 -

Solar photovoltaic installers

16 - 15 - 1 -

Helpers, construction trades

51 612 48 - 2 -

Construction and building inspectors

77 1,134 70 1,134 7 -

Elevator installers and repairers

19 - 18 - 1 -

Fence erectors

26 - 26 - 0 -

Hazardous materials removal workers

36 - 30 - 6 -

Highway maintenance workers

96 799 91 806 5 -

Rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators

4 - 4 - 0 -

Septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners

6 - 6 - 0 -

Miscellaneous construction and related workers

26 - 26 - 0 -

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

24 - 24 - 0 -

Earth drillers, except oil and gas

15 - 13 - 2 -

Explosives workers, ordnance handling experts, and blasters

8 - 8 - 0 -

Mining machine operators

51 1,094 50 1,101 1 -

Roof bolters, mining

1 - 1 - 0 -

Roustabouts, oil and gas

7 - 7 - 0 -

Helpers--extraction workers

3 - 3 - 0 -

Other extraction workers

51 1,128 45 - 5 -

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,304 939 4,164 943 140 850

First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers

267 1,061 250 1,082 17 -

Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers

162 897 141 899 21 -

Radio and telecommunications equipment installers and repairers

124 1,063 117 1,058 7 -

Avionics technicians

16 - 15 - 1 -

Electric motor, power tool, and related repairers

12 - 12 - 0 -

Electrical and electronics installers and repairers, transportation equipment

8 - 7 - 1 -

Electrical and electronics repairers, industrial and utility

22 - 22 - 0 -

Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles

7 - 7 - 0 -

Electronic home entertainment equipment installers and repairers

25 - 25 - 0 -

Security and fire alarm systems installers

55 869 54 875 1 -

Aircraft mechanics and service technicians

155 1,245 148 1,265 7 -

Automotive body and related repairers

94 885 94 885 0 -

Automotive glass installers and repairers

15 - 15 - 0 -

Automotive service technicians and mechanics

705 811 693 811 12 -

Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists

315 984 312 983 3 -

Heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics

212 1,008 212 1,008 0 -

Small engine mechanics

24 - 24 - 0 -

Miscellaneous vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers

58 627 58 628 0 -

Control and valve installers and repairers

22 - 21 - 1 -

Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers

416 944 409 947 6 -

Home appliance repairers

32 - 31 - 1 -

Industrial and refractory machinery mechanics

392 1,018 382 1,028 10 -

Maintenance and repair workers, general

534 882 514 883 20 -

Maintenance workers, machinery

21 - 21 - 0 -

Millwrights

51 1,180 48 - 3 -

Electrical power-line installers and repairers

123 1,460 123 1,460 0 -

Telecommunications line installers and repairers

178 901 168 884 10 -

Precision instrument and equipment repairers

48 - 42 - 6 -

Wind turbine service technicians

2 - 2 - 0 -

Coin, vending, and amusement machine servicers and repairers

20 - 19 - 0 -

Commercial divers

0 - 0 - 0 -

Locksmiths and safe repairers

21 - 21 - 1 -

Manufactured building and mobile home installers

4 - 4 - 0 -

Riggers

13 - 13 - 0 -

Signal and track switch repairers

6 - 6 - 0 -

Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers

17 - 17 - 0 -

Other installation, maintenance, and repair workers

128 839 118 850 10 -

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

15,353 727 12,020 780 3,334 593

Production occupations

7,741 745 5,668 814 2,073 596

First-line supervisors of production and operating workers

806 949 633 1,031 173 721

Aircraft structure, surfaces, rigging, and systems assemblers

9 - 7 - 1 -

Electrical, electronics, and electromechanical assemblers

103 644 52 712 51 594

Engine and other machine assemblers

8 - 6 - 2 -

Structural metal fabricators and fitters

24 - 24 - 0 -

Miscellaneous assemblers and fabricators

900 684 574 724 326 597

Bakers

151 561 70 590 81 522

Butchers and other meat, poultry, and fish processing workers

265 648 198 671 67 573

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

13 - 6 - 7 -

Food batchmakers

68 615 26 - 42 -

Food cooking machine operators and tenders

2 - 0 - 2 -

Food processing workers, all other

144 658 94 779 50 573

Computer control programmers and operators

103 849 100 857 3 -

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

16 - 15 - 2 -

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

9 - 8 - 1 -

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

13 - 10 - 3 -

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

67 830 58 816 9 -

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

7 - 7 - 0 -

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

40 - 35 - 5 -

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

5 - 5 - 0 -

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

5 - 4 - 1 -

Machinists

357 888 335 889 22 -

Metal furnace operators, tenders, pourers, and casters

26 - 25 - 1 -

Model makers and patternmakers, metal and plastic

4 - 3 - 1 -

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

37 - 32 - 4 -

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

2 - 2 - 0 -

Tool and die makers

53 952 51 972 2 -

Welding, soldering, and brazing workers

549 801 518 810 31 -

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

4 - 4 - 0 -

Layout workers, metal and plastic

8 - 8 - 0 -

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

12 - 11 - 1 -

Tool grinders, filers, and sharpeners

1 - 1 - 0 -

Metal workers and plastic workers, all other

385 736 312 795 74 592

Prepress technicians and workers

27 - 17 - 10 -

Printing press operators

109 814 87 886 22 -

Print binding and finishing workers

15 - 12 - 3 -

Laundry and dry-cleaning workers

112 490 37 - 74 482

Pressers, textile, garment, and related materials

19 - 6 - 14 -

Sewing machine operators

138 524 40 - 98 521

Shoe and leather workers and repairers

6 - 5 - 1 -

Shoe machine operators and tenders

4 - 1 - 3 -

Tailors, dressmakers, and sewers

55 576 19 - 36 -

Textile bleaching and dyeing machine operators and tenders

0 - 0 - 0 -

Textile cutting machine setters, operators, and tenders

3 - 3 - 0 -

Textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders

6 - 1 - 4 -

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

12 - 4 - 7 -

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

0 - 0 - 0 -

Fabric and apparel patternmakers

1 - 0 - 1 -

Upholsterers

21 - 18 - 3 -

Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers, all other

10 - 7 - 3 -

Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters

44 - 41 - 3 -

Furniture finishers

14 - 7 - 7 -

Model makers and patternmakers, wood

0 - 0 - 0 -

Sawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, wood

28 - 24 - 4 -

Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing

14 - 11 - 3 -

Woodworkers, all other

10 - 10 - 0 -

Power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers

38 - 36 - 2 -

Stationary engineers and boiler operators

51 869 50 862 2 -

Water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators

105 931 97 930 8 -

Miscellaneous plant and system operators

46 - 44 - 1 -

Chemical processing machine setters, operators, and tenders

75 999 67 1,017 8 -

Crushing, grinding, polishing, mixing, and blending workers

79 764 74 772 5 -

Cutting workers

50 762 42 - 8 -

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

29 - 26 - 3 -

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

17 - 16 - 2 -

Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers

722 835 463 939 259 693

Jewelers and precious stone and metal workers

24 - 14 - 11 -

Medical, dental, and ophthalmic laboratory technicians

79 779 35 - 44 -

Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders

244 575 116 646 128 533

Painting workers

160 780 144 804 15 -

Photographic process workers and processing machine operators

9 - 2 - 7 -

Semiconductor processors

1 - 1 - 0 -

Adhesive bonding machine operators and tenders

12 - 10 - 2 -

Cleaning, washing, and metal pickling equipment operators and tenders

1 - 0 - 1 -

Cooling and freezing equipment operators and tenders

3 - 3 - 0 -

Etchers and engravers

6 - 4 - 2 -

Molders, shapers, and casters, except metal and plastic

28 - 22 - 6 -

Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders

20 - 19 - 2 -

Tire builders

12 - 12 - 0 -

Helpers--production workers

29 - 25 - 4 -

Production workers, all other

1,056 704 763 767 293 566

Transportation and material moving occupations

7,612 711 6,352 747 1,260 586

Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers

184 923 156 978 28 -

Aircraft pilots and flight engineers

118 1,857 109 1,670 9 -

Air traffic controllers and airfield operations specialists

40 - 34 - 6 -

Flight attendants

70 823 13 - 57 835

Ambulance drivers and attendants, except emergency medical technicians

12 - 6 - 6 -

Bus drivers

364 674 205 718 159 625

Driver/sales workers and truck drivers

2,723 843 2,564 861 159 660

Taxi drivers and chauffeurs

406 614 356 624 50 520

Motor vehicle operators, all other

34 - 29 - 5 -

Locomotive engineers and operators

39 - 37 - 2 -

Railroad brake, signal, and switch operators

3 - 2 - 1 -

Railroad conductors and yardmasters

59 1,160 57 1,170 2 -

Subway, streetcar, and other rail transportation workers

10 - 8 - 2 -

Sailors and marine oilers

20 - 19 - 1 -

Ship and boat captains and operators

33 - 29 - 3 -

Ship engineers

6 - 6 - 0 -

Bridge and lock tenders

0 - 0 - 0 -

Parking lot attendants

58 561 50 581 8 -

Automotive and watercraft service attendants

67 518 59 520 8 -

Transportation inspectors

42 - 37 - 5 -

Transportation attendants, except flight attendants

22 - 10 - 12 -

Other transportation workers

31 - 27 - 4 -

Conveyor operators and tenders

1 - 0 - 1 -

Crane and tower operators

63 1,070 59 1,104 4 -

Dredge, excavating, and loading machine operators

19 - 19 - 0 -

Hoist and winch operators

9 - 9 - 0 -

Industrial truck and tractor operators

541 677 489 686 52 625

Cleaners of vehicles and equipment

254 587 225 595 29 -

Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand

1,764 634 1,402 657 362 567

Machine feeders and offbearers

21 - 10 - 11 -

Packers and packagers, hand

467 530 202 576 265 515

Pumping station operators

11 - 11 - 0 -

Refuse and recyclable material collectors

78 686 72 683 5 -

Mine shuttle car operators

2 - 1 - 1 -

Tank car, truck, and ship loaders

5 - 5 - 0 -

Material moving workers, all other

39 - 35 - 3 -

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: January 22, 2020