HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
39. Median weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by detailed occupation and sex

[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation 2016
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

111,091 $832 61,930 $915 49,161 $749

Management, professional, and related occupations

45,930 1,188 22,256 1,420 23,674 1,027

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

19,023 1,284 10,261 1,491 8,761 1,099

Management occupations

12,828 1,370 7,514 1,539 5,314 1,148

Chief executives

1,150 2,303 832 2,419 318 1,876

General and operations managers

876 1,266 626 1,358 250 1,037

Legislators

11 - 6 - 6 -

Advertising and promotions managers

56 1,332 24 - 32 -

Marketing and sales managers

921 1,468 518 1,745 403 1,142

Public relations and fundraising managers

60 1,532 21 - 38 -

Administrative services managers

172 1,261 101 1,398 71 952

Computer and information systems managers

592 1,738 443 1,756 150 1,680

Financial managers

1,105 1,423 527 1,670 578 1,157

Compensation and benefits managers

16 - 3 - 12 -

Human resources managers

263 1,340 73 1,737 190 1,283

Training and development managers

58 1,507 27 - 31 -

Industrial production managers

267 1,361 201 1,409 66 1,219

Purchasing managers

187 1,274 95 1,400 92 1,169

Transportation, storage, and distribution managers

288 990 237 990 51 988

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers

119 892 102 906 17 -

Construction managers

487 1,395 452 1,401 35 -

Education administrators

838 1,381 297 1,528 541 1,280

Architectural and engineering managers

143 2,258 134 2,265 9 -

Food service managers

760 739 410 853 350 632

Funeral service managers

13 - 11 - 1 -

Gaming managers

18 - 14 - 4 -

Lodging managers

124 929 59 1,068 64 764

Medical and health services managers

533 1,402 133 1,610 399 1,254

Natural sciences managers

14 - 6 - 8 -

Postmasters and mail superintendents

23 - 12 - 11 -

Property, real estate, and community association managers

402 959 181 1,157 221 815

Social and community service managers

363 1,079 115 1,206 248 992

Emergency management directors

8 - 5 - 3 -

Managers, all other

2,960 1,422 1,845 1,542 1,115 1,188

Business and financial operations occupations

6,195 1,161 2,747 1,373 3,448 1,018

Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes

23 - 11 - 12 -

Buyers and purchasing agents, farm products

8 - 8 - 0 -

Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products

152 838 68 942 83 765

Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products

253 1,024 128 1,037 125 974

Claims adjusters, appraisers, examiners, and investigators

321 969 114 1,139 206 912

Compliance officers

252 1,243 106 1,274 146 1,163

Cost estimators

104 1,159 96 1,172 9 -

Human resources workers

631 1,139 166 1,364 465 1,089

Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists

72 1,069 21 - 51 1,001

Training and development specialists

129 1,103 47 - 82 959

Logisticians

111 1,011 75 1,116 37 -

Management analysts

585 1,476 332 1,586 253 1,342

Meeting, convention, and event planners

119 867 30 - 88 852

Fundraisers

64 1,111 22 - 42 -

Market research analysts and marketing specialists

246 1,171 116 1,345 130 1,097

Business operations specialists, all other

257 1,125 110 1,263 146 1,001

Accountants and auditors

1,451 1,153 559 1,441 892 1,018

Appraisers and assessors of real estate

31 - 19 - 13 -

Budget analysts

48 - 22 - 26 -

Credit analysts

28 - 15 - 13 -

Financial analysts

277 1,525 173 1,747 104 1,252

Personal financial advisors

399 1,404 258 1,714 142 953

Insurance underwriters

102 1,113 34 - 68 910

Financial examiners

13 - 7 - 6 -

Credit counselors and loan officers

351 1,054 151 1,331 200 926

Tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents

58 1,138 20 - 38 -

Tax preparers

53 1,049 20 - 33 -

Financial specialists, all other

56 1,155 20 - 37 -

Professional and related occupations

26,907 1,141 11,995 1,364 14,912 998

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,104 1,443 3,068 1,518 1,035 1,325

Computer and information research scientists

20 - 13 - 7 -

Computer systems analysts

496 1,393 314 1,475 182 1,328

Information security analysts

85 1,617 65 1,826 20 -

Computer programmers

403 1,398 300 1,466 104 1,312

Software developers, applications and systems software

1,351 1,776 1,084 1,863 266 1,553

Web developers

142 1,236 97 1,284 45 -

Computer support specialists

491 1,060 367 1,078 124 1,014

Database administrators

83 1,731 46 - 37 -

Network and computer systems administrators

197 1,232 168 1,250 29 -

Computer network architects

105 1,502 93 1,535 12 -

Computer occupations, all other

524 1,195 418 1,244 106 1,055

Actuaries

12 - 11 - 1 -

Mathematicians

4 - 3 - 0 -

Operations research analysts

125 1,315 59 1,382 66 1,300

Statisticians

65 1,405 30 - 35 -

Miscellaneous mathematical science occupations

2 - 1 - 1 -

Architecture and engineering occupations

2,835 1,482 2,437 1,529 398 1,207

Architects, except naval

178 1,339 135 1,462 43 -

Surveyors, cartographers, and photogrammetrists

28 - 19 - 9 -

Aerospace engineers

124 1,854 114 1,846 10 -

Agricultural engineers

2 - 2 - 0 -

Biomedical engineers

14 - 12 - 2 -

Chemical engineers

91 1,877 73 1,901 18 -

Civil engineers

389 1,504 350 1,526 39 -

Computer hardware engineers

58 1,843 46 - 12 -

Electrical and electronics engineers

271 1,729 245 1,736 26 -

Environmental engineers

31 - 27 - 5 -

Industrial engineers, including health and safety

215 1,526 169 1,580 46 -

Marine engineers and naval architects

19 - 18 - 1 -

Materials engineers

26 - 21 - 5 -

Mechanical engineers

335 1,560 311 1,567 24 -

Mining and geological engineers, including mining safety engineers

8 - 7 - 0 -

Nuclear engineers

8 - 7 - 1 -

Petroleum engineers

35 - 32 - 3 -

Engineers, all other

493 1,573 430 1,659 63 1,401

Drafters

93 990 83 1,030 10 -

Engineering technicians, except drafters

350 997 275 1,075 75 793

Surveying and mapping technicians

67 811 61 790 5 -

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,151 1,209 665 1,319 486 1,119

Agricultural and food scientists

32 - 20 - 12 -

Biological scientists

81 1,346 46 - 35 -

Conservation scientists and foresters

26 - 23 - 4 -

Medical scientists

127 1,211 69 1,250 57 1,169

Life scientists, all other

3 - 0 - 3 -

Astronomers and physicists

20 - 16 - 4 -

Atmospheric and space scientists

6 - 5 - 1 -

Chemists and materials scientists

93 1,306 56 1,504 36 -

Environmental scientists and geoscientists

79 1,555 58 1,591 21 -

Physical scientists, all other

241 1,416 131 1,727 111 1,323

Economists

22 - 14 - 9 -

Survey researchers

1 - 1 - 0 -

Psychologists

91 1,260 25 - 66 1,187

Sociologists

4 - 1 - 3 -

Urban and regional planners

34 - 21 - 13 -

Miscellaneous social scientists and related workers

30 - 19 - 11 -

Agricultural and food science technicians

24 - 17 - 6 -

Biological technicians

19 - 11 - 8 -

Chemical technicians

75 919 50 919 25 -

Geological and petroleum technicians

17 - 15 - 2 -

Nuclear technicians

4 - 3 - 1 -

Social science research assistants

1 - 1 - 0 -

Miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technicians

119 894 62 949 57 826

Community and social service occupations

2,136 919 759 1,004 1,377 880

Counselors

657 904 184 892 473 907

Social workers

684 906 127 1,039 557 884

Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists

100 992 39 - 61 1,004

Social and human service assistants

151 736 29 - 122 727

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

83 831 20 - 63 767

Clergy

368 1,039 315 1,070 53 893

Directors, religious activities and education

49 - 23 - 26 -

Religious workers, all other

42 - 21 - 21 -

Legal occupations

1,294 1,431 562 1,904 732 1,152

Lawyers

745 1,897 446 2,086 299 1,619

Judicial law clerks

14 - 7 - 7 -

Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers

56 1,560 35 - 21 -

Paralegals and legal assistants

351 874 43 - 308 863

Miscellaneous legal support workers

128 1,009 30 - 98 867

Education, training, and library occupations

6,859 984 1,877 1,154 4,982 933

Postsecondary teachers

980 1,247 535 1,356 445 1,152

Preschool and kindergarten teachers

530 626 13 - 518 621

Elementary and middle school teachers

2,836 1,009 605 1,126 2,231 981

Secondary school teachers

965 1,111 403 1,146 562 1,074

Special education teachers

313 1,021 49 - 264 1,018

Other teachers and instructors

370 938 156 1,135 214 786

Archivists, curators, and museum technicians

36 - 11 - 25 -

Librarians

140 987 23 - 117 980

Library technicians

10 - 2 - 8 -

Teacher assistants

588 523 56 501 532 525

Other education, training, and library workers

91 1,107 24 - 67 1,068

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

1,671 1,040 919 1,139 752 951

Artists and related workers

61 1,236 38 - 23 -

Designers

586 1,086 290 1,267 297 922

Actors

13 - 8 - 5 -

Producers and directors

128 1,163 78 1,228 50 1,030

Athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers

141 826 106 862 35 -

Dancers and choreographers

5 - 2 - 4 -

Musicians, singers, and related workers

37 - 24 - 13 -

Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers, all other

13 - 9 - 4 -

Announcers

32 - 24 - 8 -

News analysts, reporters and correspondents

58 1,166 30 - 27 -

Public relations specialists

107 1,228 40 - 67 1,134

Editors

120 1,053 64 1,112 56 1,035

Technical writers

56 1,253 29 - 27 -

Writers and authors

99 1,070 39 - 60 983

Miscellaneous media and communication workers

59 745 24 - 36 -

Broadcast and sound engineering technicians and radio operators

80 1,020 67 1,099 13 -

Photographers

43 - 24 - 19 -

Television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors

31 - 24 - 7 -

Media and communication equipment workers, all other

1 - 1 - 0 -

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

6,857 1,104 1,706 1,332 5,150 1,036

Chiropractors

18 - 10 - 7 -

Dentists

61 1,850 34 - 27 -

Dietitians and nutritionists

82 986 11 - 71 997

Optometrists

18 - 3 - 15 -

Pharmacists

222 1,924 89 2,096 133 1,839

Physicians and surgeons

806 1,916 497 2,343 308 1,476

Physician assistants

75 1,544 25 - 50 1,547

Podiatrists

4 - 3 - 0 -

Audiologists

11 - 2 - 8 -

Occupational therapists

71 1,365 10 - 61 1,315

Physical therapists

197 1,325 69 1,348 128 1,306

Radiation therapists

11 - 1 - 10 -

Recreational therapists

9 - 6 - 3 -

Respiratory therapists

76 998 22 - 54 993

Speech-language pathologists

112 1,200 3 - 109 1,172

Exercise physiologists

1 - 0 - 1 -

Therapists, all other

137 920 32 - 106 913

Veterinarians

65 1,338 19 - 46 -

Registered nurses

2,498 1,154 285 1,261 2,213 1,143

Nurse anesthetists

14 - 8 - 6 -

Nurse midwives

5 - 0 - 5 -

Nurse practitioners

144 1,750 11 - 133 1,753

Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other

8 - 1 - 8 -

Clinical laboratory technologists and technicians

295 887 97 1,071 198 834

Dental hygienists

75 1,034 2 - 73 1,045

Diagnostic related technologists and technicians

254 1,041 79 1,156 175 936

Emergency medical technicians and paramedics

174 779 114 821 60 650

Health practitioner support technologists and technicians

474 662 113 712 361 643

Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses

525 749 44 - 481 743

Medical records and health information technicians

170 798 11 - 159 793

Opticians, dispensing

42 - 14 - 28 -

Miscellaneous health technologists and technicians

107 745 43 - 64 714

Other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

96 1,083 49 - 47 -

Service occupations

15,908 523 7,994 595 7,914 487

Healthcare support occupations

2,423 525 329 602 2,094 519

Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides

1,386 503 194 534 1,192 498

Occupational therapy assistants and aides

13 - 1 - 12 -

Physical therapist assistants and aides

48 - 15 - 32 -

Massage therapists

45 - 15 - 30 -

Dental assistants

199 592 19 - 180 583

Medical assistants

488 572 36 - 452 562

Medical transcriptionists

23 - 0 - 23 -

Pharmacy aides

21 - 2 - 19 -

Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers

24 - 7 - 17 -

Phlebotomists

84 586 12 - 71 570

Miscellaneous healthcare support occupations, including medical equipment preparers

94 537 29 - 65 504

Protective service occupations

2,697 809 2,173 854 524 688

First-line supervisors of correctional officers

55 873 35 - 20 -

First-line supervisors of police and detectives

120 1,324 97 1,361 23 -

First-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers

45 - 41 - 3 -

First-line supervisors of protective service workers, all other

89 880 66 895 23 -

Firefighters

252 1,065 244 1,056 8 -

Fire inspectors

16 - 15 - 1 -

Bailiffs, correctional officers, and jailers

365 749 275 793 91 672

Detectives and criminal investigators

132 1,182 104 1,251 28 -

Fish and game wardens

8 - 7 - 1 -

Parking enforcement workers

6 - 4 - 2 -

Police and sheriff's patrol officers

709 1,004 609 1,008 100 938

Transit and railroad police

2 - 2 - 0 -

Animal control workers

6 - 4 - 2 -

Private detectives and investigators

60 904 31 - 29 -

Security guards and gaming surveillance officers

727 585 576 597 152 516

Crossing guards

23 - 11 - 12 -

Transportation security screeners

40 - 23 - 16 -

Lifeguards and other recreational, and all other protective service workers

42 - 28 - 14 -

Food preparation and serving related occupations

4,619 465 2,417 491 2,202 434

Chefs and head cooks

356 614 288 632 68 519

First-line supervisors of food preparation and serving workers

425 528 174 666 251 485

Cooks

1,408 444 892 459 515 421

Food preparation workers

477 419 215 432 262 413

Bartenders

253 602 131 701 122 498

Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food

196 396 72 381 125 402

Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop

68 374 20 - 49 -

Waiters and waitresses

949 470 342 504 607 441

Food servers, nonrestaurant

104 479 33 - 71 445

Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers

133 420 82 465 51 407

Dishwashers

172 389 142 388 30 -

Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop

74 442 24 - 50 432

Food preparation and serving related workers, all other

3 - 2 - 1 -

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

3,602 510 2,392 548 1,210 454

First-line supervisors of housekeeping and janitorial workers

189 655 119 702 71 524

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

113 707 112 710 1 -

Janitors and building cleaners

1,580 526 1,139 564 441 476

Maids and housekeeping cleaners

781 441 120 497 661 427

Pest control workers

61 655 59 649 2 -

Grounds maintenance workers

878 502 844 503 34 -

Personal care and service occupations

2,568 505 684 613 1,884 482

First-line supervisors of gaming workers

127 792 68 840 59 717

First-line supervisors of personal service workers

62 651 25 - 37 -

Animal trainers

24 - 13 - 11 -

Nonfarm animal caretakers

88 485 17 - 71 489

Gaming services workers

64 624 33 - 31 -

Motion picture projectionists

2 - 2 - 0 -

Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers

14 - 6 - 8 -

Miscellaneous entertainment attendants and related workers

79 481 48 - 31 -

Embalmers and funeral attendants

3 - 1 - 2 -

Morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors

23 - 18 - 5 -

Barbers

56 584 48 - 8 -

Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists

307 510 27 - 281 500

Miscellaneous personal appearance workers

205 490 37 - 167 466

Baggage porters, bellhops, and concierges

56 625 46 - 10 -

Tour and travel guides

18 - 10 - 8 -

Childcare workers

405 452 24 - 381 451

Personal care aides

762 477 125 514 636 469

Recreation and fitness workers

192 596 92 668 100 517

Residential advisors

19 - 8 - 11 -

Personal care and service workers, all other

61 573 35 - 26 -

Sales and office occupations

23,625 698 9,461 805 14,163 649

Sales and related occupations

9,759 744 5,509 904 4,250 590

First-line supervisors of retail sales workers

2,368 743 1,321 857 1,047 630

First-line supervisors of non-retail sales workers

781 1,137 552 1,161 230 1,004

Cashiers

1,367 414 402 475 965 403

Counter and rental clerks

84 517 47 - 36 -

Parts salespersons

96 639 85 643 11 -

Retail salespersons

1,831 623 1,103 730 728 514

Advertising sales agents

203 1,023 122 1,034 81 999

Insurance sales agents

423 839 218 1,166 205 676

Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents

219 1,351 155 1,458 63 951

Travel agents

46 - 8 - 38 -

Sales representatives, services, all other

427 1,040 282 1,202 145 826

Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing

1,121 1,047 819 1,140 302 872

Models, demonstrators, and product promoters

14 - 8 - 6 -

Real estate brokers and sales agents

493 983 209 1,222 284 780

Sales engineers

40 - 35 - 5 -

Telemarketers

42 - 17 - 25 -

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

34 - 23 - 11 -

Sales and related workers, all other

171 805 103 946 68 709

Office and administrative support occupations

13,866 679 3,952 708 9,913 669

First-line supervisors of office and administrative support workers

1,203 848 383 942 819 809

Switchboard operators, including answering service

17 - 3 - 14 -

Telephone operators

36 - 5 - 31 -

Communications equipment operators, all other

5 - 1 - 4 -

Bill and account collectors

144 625 39 - 105 650

Billing and posting clerks

404 666 44 - 360 660

Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks

756 722 115 790 641 716

Gaming cage workers

9 - 1 - 8 -

Payroll and timekeeping clerks

125 786 15 - 110 785

Procurement clerks

25 - 9 - 16 -

Tellers

235 542 39 - 195 539

Financial clerks, all other

62 708 18 - 44 -

Brokerage clerks

3 - 2 - 1 -

Correspondence clerks

5 - 0 - 5 -

Court, municipal, and license clerks

79 691 19 - 60 681

Credit authorizers, checkers, and clerks

41 - 8 - 33 -

Customer service representatives

1,850 640 664 676 1,185 623

Eligibility interviewers, government programs

72 828 17 - 55 735

File clerks

134 676 21 - 113 680

Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks

102 513 36 - 66 500

Interviewers, except eligibility and loan

105 639 7 - 98 634

Library assistants, clerical

45 - 8 - 38 -

Loan interviewers and clerks

124 774 25 - 100 756

New accounts clerks

21 - 0 - 21 -

Order clerks

85 646 40 - 45 -

Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping

36 - 4 - 32 -

Receptionists and information clerks

951 583 103 600 848 581

Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks

102 705 46 - 56 646

Information and record clerks, all other

104 654 31 - 73 631

Cargo and freight agents

23 - 14 - 9 -

Couriers and messengers

160 726 135 739 25 -

Dispatchers

279 704 126 734 153 671

Meter readers, utilities

30 - 28 - 1 -

Postal service clerks

111 901 58 999 53 805

Postal service mail carriers

304 981 185 1,020 119 931

Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators

56 783 33 - 23 -

Production, planning, and expediting clerks

224 853 113 935 111 765

Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks

473 596 322 602 151 583

Stock clerks and order fillers

1,014 530 643 533 371 526

Weighers, measurers, checkers, and samplers, recordkeeping

45 - 21 - 24 -

Secretaries and administrative assistants

2,210 713 133 831 2,078 708

Computer operators

78 811 41 - 37 -

Data entry keyers

221 638 51 655 170 630

Word processors and typists

56 730 7 - 48 -

Desktop publishers

0 - 0 - 0 -

Insurance claims and policy processing clerks

251 665 40 - 210 658

Mail clerks and mail machine operators, except postal service

56 619 33 - 23 -

Office clerks, general

900 654 140 707 760 648

Office machine operators, except computer

30 - 14 - 16 -

Proofreaders and copy markers

5 - 0 - 5 -

Statistical assistants

7 - 5 - 2 -

Office and administrative support workers, all other

457 768 107 855 351 751

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

11,022 786 10,558 794 464 580

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

842 520 673 544 169 465

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

28 - 25 - 3 -

Agricultural inspectors

18 - 13 - 5 -

Animal breeders

2 - 1 - 1 -

Graders and sorters, agricultural products

74 511 25 - 48 -

Miscellaneous agricultural workers

659 508 547 524 111 423

Fishers and related fishing workers

4 - 4 - 0 -

Hunters and trappers

1 - 1 - 0 -

Forest and conservation workers

17 - 17 - 1 -

Logging workers

39 - 39 - 0 -

Construction and extraction occupations

5,979 784 5,828 786 151 639

First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers

558 1,091 540 1,101 18 -

Boilermakers

26 - 26 - 0 -

Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons

119 741 119 741 0 -

Carpenters

839 730 828 733 11 -

Carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers

93 593 91 597 2 -

Cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers

47 - 47 - 0 -

Construction laborers

1,322 692 1,281 697 41 -

Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators

11 - 11 - 0 -

Pile-driver operators

4 - 4 - 0 -

Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators

334 920 328 922 6 -

Drywall installers, ceiling tile installers, and tapers

138 600 137 601 1 -

Electricians

667 952 649 951 18 -

Glaziers

48 - 47 - 1 -

Insulation workers

42 - 40 - 2 -

Painters, construction and maintenance

392 612 375 615 17 -

Paperhangers

0 - 0 - 0 -

Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters

475 927 464 925 11 -

Plasterers and stucco masons

25 - 25 - 0 -

Reinforcing iron and rebar workers

12 - 12 - 0 -

Roofers

161 623 158 624 3 -

Sheet metal workers

117 819 115 820 3 -

Structural iron and steel workers

61 976 60 983 1 -

Solar photovoltaic installers

10 - 10 - 0 -

Helpers, construction trades

42 - 40 - 2 -

Construction and building inspectors

68 996 62 1,040 6 -

Elevator installers and repairers

41 - 41 - 0 -

Fence erectors

30 - 29 - 0 -

Hazardous materials removal workers

28 - 24 - 4 -

Highway maintenance workers

85 745 83 723 2 -

Rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators

8 - 8 - 0 -

Septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners

9 - 9 - 0 -

Miscellaneous construction and related workers

17 - 17 - 0 -

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

29 - 29 - 0 -

Earth drillers, except oil and gas

23 - 23 - 0 -

Explosives workers, ordnance handling experts, and blasters

10 - 9 - 0 -

Mining machine operators

48 - 48 - 0 -

Roof bolters, mining

3 - 3 - 0 -

Roustabouts, oil and gas

4 - 4 - 0 -

Helpers--extraction workers

3 - 3 - 0 -

Other extraction workers

29 - 29 - 0 -

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,201 861 4,057 863 144 783

First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers

246 1,020 221 1,016 25 -

Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers

165 851 150 861 15 -

Radio and telecommunications equipment installers and repairers

132 950 110 975 22 -

Avionics technicians

8 - 8 - 0 -

Electric motor, power tool, and related repairers

26 - 23 - 2 -

Electrical and electronics installers and repairers, transportation equipment

3 - 3 - 0 -

Electrical and electronics repairers, industrial and utility

15 - 14 - 1 -

Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles

8 - 8 - 0 -

Electronic home entertainment equipment installers and repairers

33 - 32 - 1 -

Security and fire alarm systems installers

69 927 68 909 1 -

Aircraft mechanics and service technicians

136 1,047 134 1,053 2 -

Automotive body and related repairers

117 761 112 770 5 -

Automotive glass installers and repairers

14 - 14 - 0 -

Automotive service technicians and mechanics

688 730 677 729 11 -

Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists

298 874 297 875 1 -

Heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics

198 964 198 964 0 -

Small engine mechanics

32 - 30 - 1 -

Miscellaneous vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers

74 641 73 646 0 -

Control and valve installers and repairers

33 - 32 - 1 -

Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers

361 864 357 868 4 -

Home appliance repairers

25 - 25 - 0 -

Industrial and refractory machinery mechanics

385 968 374 973 11 -

Maintenance and repair workers, general

514 796 502 797 13 -

Maintenance workers, machinery

20 - 19 - 1 -

Millwrights

35 - 35 - 0 -

Electrical power-line installers and repairers

126 1,161 125 1,165 1 -

Telecommunications line installers and repairers

172 850 168 824 4 -

Precision instrument and equipment repairers

56 910 46 - 10 -

Wind turbine service technicians

5 - 5 - 0 -

Coin, vending, and amusement machine servicers and repairers

27 - 24 - 3 -

Commercial divers

1 - 1 - 0 -

Locksmiths and safe repairers

12 - 12 - 0 -

Manufactured building and mobile home installers

7 - 7 - 0 -

Riggers

11 - 11 - 0 -

Signal and track switch repairers

4 - 4 - 0 -

Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers

10 - 9 - 1 -

Other installation, maintenance, and repair workers

137 773 130 782 8 -

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

14,606 665 11,661 704 2,945 531

Production occupations

7,513 668 5,564 723 1,949 527

First-line supervisors of production and operating workers

729 923 599 972 131 723

Aircraft structure, surfaces, rigging, and systems assemblers

6 - 4 - 2 -

Electrical, electronics, and electromechanical assemblers

105 590 55 618 50 554

Engine and other machine assemblers

6 - 6 - 0 -

Structural metal fabricators and fitters

22 - 22 - 0 -

Miscellaneous assemblers and fabricators

990 601 645 625 345 559

Bakers

138 494 55 562 83 480

Butchers and other meat, poultry, and fish processing workers

244 526 183 571 61 449

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

16 - 14 - 2 -

Food batchmakers

81 537 40 - 42 -

Food cooking machine operators and tenders

7 - 6 - 1 -

Food processing workers, all other

129 547 88 579 41 -

Computer control programmers and operators

85 802 80 843 6 -

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

13 - 11 - 2 -

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

5 - 5 - 0 -

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

13 - 9 - 3 -

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

86 639 68 672 18 -

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

8 - 8 - 0 -

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

45 - 42 - 3 -

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

13 - 12 - 0 -

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

2 - 2 - 0 -

Machinists

326 824 313 844 13 -

Metal furnace operators, tenders, pourers, and casters

31 - 30 - 1 -

Model makers and patternmakers, metal and plastic

3 - 3 - 0 -

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

28 - 21 - 7 -

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

2 - 1 - 1 -

Tool and die makers

43 - 43 - 0 -

Welding, soldering, and brazing workers

558 743 535 753 23 -

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

2 - 2 - 0 -

Layout workers, metal and plastic

6 - 6 - 0 -

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

21 - 20 - 2 -

Tool grinders, filers, and sharpeners

4 - 4 - 0 -

Metal workers and plastic workers, all other

380 626 306 658 74 565

Prepress technicians and workers

15 - 8 - 7 -

Printing press operators

170 701 137 748 33 -

Print binding and finishing workers

11 - 9 - 2 -

Laundry and dry-cleaning workers

135 454 55 486 80 436

Pressers, textile, garment, and related materials

30 - 10 - 20 -

Sewing machine operators

165 437 52 407 114 452

Shoe and leather workers and repairers

4 - 3 - 1 -

Shoe machine operators and tenders

1 - 1 - 0 -

Tailors, dressmakers, and sewers

32 - 7 - 25 -

Textile bleaching and dyeing machine operators and tenders

0 - 0 - 0 -

Textile cutting machine setters, operators, and tenders

7 - 4 - 3 -

Textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders

13 - 2 - 11 -

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

6 - 2 - 4 -

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

0 - 0 - 0 -

Fabric and apparel patternmakers

1 - 1 - 0 -

Upholsterers

20 - 19 - 1 -

Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers, all other

13 - 11 - 2 -

Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters

35 - 30 - 5 -

Furniture finishers

9 - 8 - 1 -

Model makers and patternmakers, wood

0 - 0 - 0 -

Sawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, wood

31 - 27 - 4 -

Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing

23 - 19 - 4 -

Woodworkers, all other

17 - 15 - 1 -

Power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers

39 - 37 - 2 -

Stationary engineers and boiler operators

77 924 72 954 4 -

Water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators

76 883 72 885 3 -

Miscellaneous plant and system operators

42 - 38 - 3 -

Chemical processing machine setters, operators, and tenders

50 924 46 - 4 -

Crushing, grinding, polishing, mixing, and blending workers

88 643 82 642 6 -

Cutting workers

62 576 50 546 13 -

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

24 - 19 - 4 -

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

11 - 10 - 1 -

Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers

686 714 445 834 241 584

Jewelers and precious stone and metal workers

18 - 11 - 7 -

Medical, dental, and ophthalmic laboratory technicians

64 615 33 - 31 -

Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders

224 488 112 574 113 425

Painting workers

158 701 147 713 11 -

Photographic process workers and processing machine operators

23 - 11 - 12 -

Semiconductor processors

2 - 2 - 0 -

Adhesive bonding machine operators and tenders

12 - 7 - 5 -

Cleaning, washing, and metal pickling equipment operators and tenders

2 - 2 - 0 -

Cooling and freezing equipment operators and tenders

0 - 0 - 0 -

Etchers and engravers

3 - 3 - 0 -

Molders, shapers, and casters, except metal and plastic

16 - 14 - 2 -

Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders

27 - 21 - 7 -

Tire builders

11 - 10 - 1 -

Helpers--production workers

25 - 23 - 3 -

Production workers, all other

887 622 641 690 246 515

Transportation and material moving occupations

7,093 662 6,097 685 997 540

Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers

165 807 126 843 39 -

Aircraft pilots and flight engineers

119 1,582 112 1,600 7 -

Air traffic controllers and airfield operations specialists

28 - 19 - 10 -

Flight attendants

68 873 19 - 49 -

Ambulance drivers and attendants, except emergency medical technicians

15 - 13 - 2 -

Bus drivers

343 641 197 691 146 589

Driver/sales workers and truck drivers

2,809 780 2,689 787 120 630

Taxi drivers and chauffeurs

261 580 222 595 38 -

Motor vehicle operators, all other

25 - 23 - 2 -

Locomotive engineers and operators

45 - 45 - 0 -

Railroad brake, signal, and switch operators

3 - 3 - 1 -

Railroad conductors and yardmasters

52 1,160 51 1,148 1 -

Subway, streetcar, and other rail transportation workers

13 - 13 - 1 -

Sailors and marine oilers

15 - 14 - 1 -

Ship and boat captains and operators

28 - 26 - 1 -

Ship engineers

4 - 4 - 0 -

Bridge and lock tenders

3 - 3 - 0 -

Parking lot attendants

67 519 62 513 4 -

Automotive and watercraft service attendants

73 462 67 456 5 -

Transportation inspectors

25 - 20 - 5 -

Transportation attendants, except flight attendants

20 - 10 - 10 -

Other transportation workers

31 - 24 - 7 -

Conveyor operators and tenders

4 - 4 - 0 -

Crane and tower operators

66 909 66 909 0 -

Dredge, excavating, and loading machine operators

27 - 27 - 0 -

Hoist and winch operators

11 - 10 - 0 -

Industrial truck and tractor operators

564 602 510 604 54 563

Cleaners of vehicles and equipment

252 491 224 487 28 -

Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand

1,417 566 1,196 580 221 509

Machine feeders and offbearers

27 - 14 - 13 -

Packers and packagers, hand

383 456 166 468 216 437

Pumping station operators

13 - 11 - 1 -

Refuse and recyclable material collectors

68 562 64 584 4 -

Mine shuttle car operators

0 - 0 - 0 -

Tank car, truck, and ship loaders

3 - 2 - 0 -

Material moving workers, all other

46 - 40 - 6 -

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 8, 2017