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Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics
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1998 Metropolitan Area Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

San Juan-Bayamon, Puerto Rico PMSA

San Juan-Bayamon is a primary metropolitan statistical area (PMSA) in Puerto Rico.

Occupational divisions in San Juan-Bayamon:

  • Managerial and Administrative Occupations
  • Professional, Paraprofessional, and Technical Occupations
  • Sales and Related Occupations
  • Clerical and Administrative Support Occupations
  • Service Occupations
  • Agricultural, Forestry, Fishing, and Related Occupations
  • Production, Construction, Operating, Maintenance, and Material Handling Occupations
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    Managerial and Administrative Occupations
      Staff and Administrative Specialty Managerial Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    13002 Financial Managers 3,110 $21.11 $23.18 $48,210 1.3%
    13005 Personnel, Training, and Labor Relations Managers 980 $18.65 $20.96 $43,600 1.3%
    13008 Purchasing Managers 610 $18.21 $20.08 $41,770 1.4%
    13011 Marketing, Advertising, and Public Relations Managers 2,670 $22.25 $24.65 $51,270 1.5%
    13014 Administrative Services Managers 1,740 $17.78 $21.15 $43,990 6.4%
    13017 Engineering, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences Managers 1,420 $24.31 $25.10 $52,210 4.3%
      Line and Middle Management Industry Specific Managerial Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    15005 Education Administrators 1,430 $12.79 $14.47 $30,090 2.7%
    15008 Medicine and Health Services Managers 530 $18.99 $24.97 $51,940 9.9%
    15011 Property and Real Estate Managers and Administrators 740 $8.55 $11.09 $23,070 6.1%
    15014 Industrial Production Managers 730 $28.23 $26.63 $55,400 1.8%
    15017 Construction Managers 870 $21.32 $22.44 $46,670 3.8%
    15023 Communications, Transportation, and Utilities Operations Managers 650 $22.03 $23.49 $48,870 4.5%
    15026 Food Service and Lodging Managers 500 $13.58 $15.92 $33,100 4.2%
      Other Managerial and Administrative Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    19002 Public Administration Chief Executives, Legislators, and General Administrators 270 $22.10 $25.04 $52,070 4.5%
    19005 General Managers and Top Executives 5,320 $25.19 $29.30 $60,940 1.7%
    19999 All Other Managers and Administrators 5,580 $17.74 $19.43 $40,410 1.9%
    Professional, Paraprofessional, and Technical Occupations
      Management Support Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    21102 Insurance Underwriters 650 $13.83 $13.29 $27,640 3.8%
    21105 Credit Analysts 330 $12.07 $13.32 $27,710 4.3%
    21108 Loan Officers and Counselors 640 $13.48 $14.56 $30,290 7.0%
    21111 Tax Preparers 70 $17.20 $17.85 $37,130 4.1%
    21114 Accountants and Auditors 7,000 $11.35 $12.59 $26,200 1.7%
    21117 Budget Analysts 510 $13.30 $15.37 $31,970 3.2%
    21199 All Other Financial Specialists 1,420 $10.92 $12.62 $26,250 2.1%
    21302 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products 460 $8.71 $10.46 $21,750 2.0%
    21305 Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products 90 $13.74 $14.56 $30,280 2.7%
    21308 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 1,090 $10.15 $11.46 $23,840 1.9%
    21502 Claims Takers, Unemployment Benefits 500 $8.96 $10.70 $22,250 26.0%
    21508 Employment Interviewers, Private or Public Employment Service 940 $7.70 $7.86 $16,340 3.0%
    21511 Personnel, Training, and Labor Relations Specialists 1,720 $11.87 $12.97 $26,980 2.1%
    21902 Cost Estimators 380 $13.85 $14.55 $30,260 6.8%
    21905 Management Analysts 340 $16.17 $18.33 $38,130 7.8%
    21908 Construction and Building Inspectors 520 $13.22 $13.36 $27,780 4.1%
    21911 Compliance Officers and Enforcement Inspectors, Except Construction 1,500 $8.28 $10.12 $21,050 6.7%
    21914 Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents 100 $6.17 $6.34 $13,180 1.6%
    21917 Assessors 290 $10.13 $11.84 $24,630 8.8%
    21921 Claims Examiners, Property and Casualty Insurance 280 $8.28 $8.94 $18,600 4.5%
    21999 All Other Management Support Workers 3,330 $10.17 $12.01 $24,970 3.0%
      Engineers and Related Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    22114 Chemical Engineers 90 $22.46 $22.99 $47,820 2.9%
    22121 Civil Engineers, Including Traffic 1,590 $17.04 $18.53 $38,540 3.0%
    22126 Electrical and Electronic Engineers 760 $21.01 $22.26 $46,300 2.7%
    22127 Computer Engineers 110 $15.46 $17.57 $36,550 4.2%
    22128 Industrial Engineers, Except Safety 420 $21.07 $22.57 $46,950 2.2%
    22132 Safety Engineers, Except Mining 70 $19.06 $20.91 $43,480 2.5%
    22135 Mechanical Engineers 360 $21.53 $22.48 $46,770 4.0%
    22199 All Other Engineers 1,090 $19.68 $21.09 $43,860 3.9%
    22302 Architects, Except Landscape and Marine 500 $17.50 $19.51 $40,580 12.3%
    22311 Surveyors and Mapping Scientists 480 $13.30 $13.60 $28,280 8.1%
    22502 Civil Engineering Technicians and Technologists 680 $12.48 $12.09 $25,160 4.4%
    22505 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians and Technologists 780 $14.11 $14.77 $30,720 4.0%
    22508 Industrial Engineering Technicians and Technologists 120 $11.06 $11.18 $23,250 0.8%
    22511 Mechanical Engineering Technicians and Technologists 160 $14.83 $15.45 $32,130 4.5%
    22514 Drafters 1,460 $10.25 $11.51 $23,940 5.7%
    22521 Surveying and Mapping Technicians 330 $6.50 $8.12 $16,890 6.1%
    22599 All Other Engineering and Related Technicians and Technologists 530 $13.81 $13.76 $28,620 2.3%
      Natural Scientists and Related Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    24105 Chemists, Except Biochemists 940 $14.93 $16.43 $34,170 2.5%
    24199 All Other Physical Scientists 170 $14.10 $16.70 $34,730 3.3%
    24305 Agricultural and Food Scientists 440 $9.78 $10.01 $20,820 1.3%
    24308 Biological Scientists 190 $14.64 $14.96 $31,110 3.9%
    24399 All Other Life Scientists 90 $19.68 $20.86 $43,390 4.7%
    24502 Biological, Agricultural, and Food Technicians and Technologists, Except Health 140 $12.60 $12.51 $26,020 2.3%
    24505 Chemical Technicians and Technologists, Except Health 970 $11.61 $11.81 $24,570 1.2%
    24599 All Other Physical and Life Science Technicians and Technologists 300 $9.76 $10.09 $20,980 3.5%
      Computer, Mathematical, Operations Research, and Related Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    25102 Systems Analysts, Electronic Data Processing 1,010 $15.55 $16.77 $34,880 3.6%
    25103 Data Base Administrators 210 $17.62 $20.18 $41,970 3.4%
    25104 Computer Support Specialists 1,000 $13.71 $14.74 $30,650 3.4%
    25105 Computer Programmers 1,750 $12.91 $14.34 $29,830 4.5%
    25108 Computer Programmer Aides 150 $9.39 $10.62 $22,090 2.2%
    25199 All Other Computer Scientists 80 $13.37 $14.57 $30,310 1.9%
    25310 Mathematical Scientists 70 $9.28 $9.57 $19,900 3.0%
    25312 Statisticians 100 $10.44 $12.20 $25,380 3.2%
    25315 Financial Analysts, Statistical 90 $16.57 $18.25 $37,960 2.1%
      Social Scientists and Other Social, Recreational, and Religious Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    27102 Economists, Including Market Research Analysts 190 $10.36 $12.37 $25,730 4.5%
    27105 Urban and Regional Planners 130 $13.16 $12.86 $26,750 2.8%
    27108 Psychologists 150 $11.38 $12.88 $26,790 3.4%
    27199 All Other Social Scientists 240 $7.83 $8.62 $17,920 3.2%
    27302 Social Workers, Medical and Psychiatric 720 $8.65 $9.03 $18,780 1.3%
    27305 Social Workers, Except Medical and Psychiatric 2,090 $8.62 $8.72 $18,130 1.9%
    27307 Residential Counselors 30 $7.22 $7.61 $15,830 2.0%
    27308 Human Services Workers 2,330 $6.61 $6.72 $13,970 2.1%
    27311 Recreation Workers 850 $5.80 $5.82 $12,100 1.8%
    27502 Clergy 40 $11.40 $14.24 $29,620 18.3%
    27505 Directors, Religious Activities and Education 30 $12.20 $12.69 $26,390 11.2%
    27599 All Other Religious Workers (*) $6.17 $14.07 $29,260 12.1%
      Law and Related Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    28105 Adjudicators, Hearings Officers, and Judicial Reviewers 90 $26.72 $23.05 $47,940 8.0%
    28108 Lawyers 1,870 $23.00 $24.80 $51,590 3.7%
    28302 Law Clerks (*) $10.78 $10.76 $22,380 4.8%
    28305 Paralegal Personnel 240 $10.84 $10.99 $22,870 2.2%
    28399 All Other Legal Assistants and Technicians, Except Clerical 110 $9.78 $10.64 $22,140 3.6%
      Teachers, Educators, Librarians, and Related Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    31114 Nursing Instructors, Postsecondary 120 * * $23,770 4.3%
    31202 Life Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 140 * * $31,030 2.1%
    31204 Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 100 * * $28,620 1.9%
    31206 Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 70 * * $28,310 3.0%
    31209 All Other Physical Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary (*) * * $32,410 18.7%
    31213 Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 30 * * $39,090 6.3%
    31214 English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 120 * * $31,820 4.2%
    31215 Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 100 * * $29,610 2.0%
    31218 Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary 130 * * $31,530 15.2%
    31224 Mathematical Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 200 * * $33,240 2.0%
    31226 Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 240 * * $28,150 1.2%
    31231 Anthropology and Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 30 * * $44,440 6.2%
    31233 Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 50 * * $30,100 3.7%
    31234 Geography Teachers, Postsecondary (*) * * $27,880 14.1%
    31235 History Teachers, Postsecondary 50 * * $33,850 7.1%
    31237 Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 60 * * $33,030 4.8%
    31242 Business Teachers, Postsecondary 290 * * $26,910 3.6%
    31252 Education Teachers, Postsecondary 140 * * $28,360 2.4%
    31254 Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary 90 * * $28,090 1.3%
    31303 Teachers, Preschool 720 $7.53 $7.56 $15,730 2.1%
    31304 Teachers, Kindergarten 400 * * $16,990 3.2%
    31305 Teachers, Elementary School 9,600 * * $20,920 1.6%
    31308 Teachers, Secondary School 6,040 * * $21,230 0.9%
    31311 Teachers, Special Education 1,760 * * $21,370 0.8%
    31314 Teachers and Instructors, Vocational Education and Training 2,470 $9.16 $9.11 $18,960 1.9%
    31317 Instructors, Nonvocational Education 820 $10.06 $9.99 $20,780 1.7%
    31321 Instructors and Coaches, Sports and Physical Training 980 $9.54 $9.33 $19,410 1.4%
    31323 Farm and Home Management Advisors 40 $9.32 $10.64 $22,130 4.9%
    31399 All Other Teachers and Instructors 1,350 * * $21,560 0.8%
    31502 Librarians, Professional 660 $10.58 $10.60 $22,040 2.2%
    31505 Technical Assistants, Library 250 $7.21 $7.27 $15,130 2.3%
    31514 Vocational and Educational Counselors 680 $10.35 $9.82 $20,420 1.4%
    31517 Instructional Coordinators 180 $9.49 $10.03 $20,860 1.6%
    31521 Teacher Aides, Paraprofessional (*) $6.81 $7.14 $14,860 2.5%
      Health Practitioners, Technologists, Technicians, and Related Health Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    32102 Physicians and Surgeons 2,250 $19.66 $22.11 $45,980 3.9%
    32105 Dentists 130 $14.22 $17.48 $36,360 7.1%
    32108 Optometrists 130 $23.64 $25.20 $52,410 8.1%
    32114 Veterinarians and Veterinary Inspectors 40 $20.96 $21.31 $44,330 16.6%
    32302 Respiratory Therapists 550 $6.26 $6.82 $14,180 1.9%
    32305 Occupational Therapists 120 $8.64 $10.26 $21,340 6.2%
    32308 Physical Therapists 360 $10.18 $11.44 $23,800 7.9%
    32314 Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists 60 $10.44 $11.80 $24,540 16.0%
    32317 Recreational Therapists 30 $10.87 $11.95 $24,860 14.1%
    32399 All Other Therapists (*) $15.51 $16.11 $33,510 4.2%
    32502 Registered Nurses 10,280 $8.76 $9.07 $18,880 2.0%
    32505 Licensed Practical Nurses 6,370 $6.22 $6.64 $13,810 2.0%
    32508 Emergency Medical Technicians 330 $6.06 $7.01 $14,580 8.3%
    32511 Physician Assistants 150 $8.11 $13.27 $27,600 28.3%
    32514 Opticians, Dispensing and Measuring 220 $7.41 $7.97 $16,580 5.7%
    32517 Pharmacists 1,320 $14.42 $14.39 $29,930 5.8%
    32519 Pharmacy Technicians and Aides 2,190 $6.22 $6.44 $13,390 2.0%
    32521 Dietitians and Nutritionists 450 $10.41 $10.60 $22,040 1.3%
    32523 Dietetic Technicians 80 $5.94 $6.92 $14,390 6.2%
    32902 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists 1,220 $10.66 $11.03 $22,940 2.0%
    32905 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 430 $7.87 $7.77 $16,150 2.4%
    32908 Dental Hygienists 60 $18.79 $15.94 $33,150 6.1%
    32911 Medical Records Technicians 1,190 $6.02 $6.02 $12,520 3.2%
    32914 Nuclear Medicine Technologists 30 $10.13 $9.94 $20,660 2.2%
    32919 Radiologic Technologists 830 $7.20 $7.89 $16,410 2.8%
    32925 Cardiology Technologists 60 $9.10 $9.28 $19,310 2.3%
    32926 Electrocardiograph Technicians 90 $5.85 $6.27 $13,040 2.2%
    32928 Surgical Technologists and Technicians 470 $6.07 $6.55 $13,610 2.1%
    32999 All Other Health Professionals, Paraprofessionals, and Technicians 2,050 $8.22 $9.66 $20,080 4.4%
      Writers, Artists, Entertainers, Athletes, and Related Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    34002 Writers and Editors 640 $15.38 $16.66 $34,650 2.9%
    34008 Public Relations Specialists and Publicity Writers 420 $11.87 $12.58 $26,160 2.1%
    34011 Reporters and Correspondents 380 $14.81 $14.63 $30,430 2.2%
    34017 Announcers, Radio and Television 70 $9.87 $11.47 $23,860 11.5%
    34023 Photographers 170 $11.31 $11.61 $24,140 3.8%
    34032 Film Editors 40 $6.71 $9.03 $18,790 5.9%
    34035 Artists and Related Workers 670 $13.70 $14.93 $31,050 4.1%
    34038 Designers, Except Interior Designers 310 $9.81 $12.74 $26,500 3.6%
    34044 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 70 $6.37 $6.66 $13,860 3.1%
    34047 Music Directors, Singers, Composers, and Related Workers 50 * * $37,390 15.4%
    34051 Musicians, Instrumental 190 * * $30,760 13.3%
    34053 Dancers and Choreographers 50 $5.87 $7.12 $14,800 5.7%
    34056 Producers, Directors, Actors, and Other Entertainers 170 * * $24,060 4.3%
      Other Professional, Paraprofessional, and Technical Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    39011 Funeral Directors and Morticians 90 $6.08 $7.04 $14,640 15.5%
    39999 All Other Professional, Paraprofessional, and Technical Workers 7,660 $8.32 $9.96 $20,720 3.5%
    Sales and Related Occupations
      First Line Supervisors and Manager/Supervisors - Sales Workers
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    41002 First-Line Supervisors and Managers/Supervisors - Sales and Related Workers 9,550 $10.03 $12.33 $25,640 1.4%
      Sales Occupations, Services
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    43002 Sales Agents and Placers, Insurance 1,180 $9.03 $11.54 $24,000 5.7%
    43008 Sales Agents, Real Estate 170 $14.28 $17.03 $35,410 11.4%
    43014 Sales Agents, Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services 490 $10.18 $15.24 $31,700 13.4%
    43017 Sales Agents, Selected Business Services 470 $12.98 $15.48 $32,190 5.7%
    43021 Travel Agents 390 $6.52 $8.18 $17,020 3.5%
    43023 Sales Agents, Advertising 350 $14.34 $16.57 $34,470 5.0%
    43099 All Other Sales Representatives and Salespersons, Services 140 $10.81 $12.58 $26,160 17.4%
      Merchandise, Products, and Other Sales and Sales Related Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    49002 Sales Engineers 60 $24.15 $26.40 $54,910 4.1%
    49005 Sales Representatives, Scientific and Related Products and Services, Except Retail 2,700 $16.26 $17.78 $36,980 3.1%
    49008 Sales Representatives, Except Retail and Scientific and Related Products and Services 5,770 $10.72 $12.21 $25,400 2.6%
    49011 Salespersons, Retail 19,790 $6.06 $6.79 $14,120 1.3%
    49014 Salespersons, Parts 2,060 $6.18 $6.74 $14,020 2.0%
    49017 Counter and Rental Clerks 1,560 $6.10 $6.71 $13,970 2.5%
    49021 Stock Clerks, Sales Floor 7,540 $5.98 $6.01 $12,490 0.8%
    49023 Cashiers 14,550 $5.95 $5.88 $12,230 0.7%
    49026 Telemarketers, Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Other Related Workers 1,440 $6.23 $6.76 $14,070 1.7%
    49034 Demonstrators and Promoters 570 $6.34 $7.49 $15,580 1.2%
    49999 All Other Sales and Related Workers 2,490 $6.11 $7.73 $16,080 4.7%
    Clerical and Administrative Support Occupations
      First Line Supervisors and Manager/Supervisors - Clerical Workers
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    51002 First-Line Supervisors and Managers/Supervisors - Clerical and Administrative Support Workers 8,480 $11.31 $12.67 $26,360 2.9%
      Industry Specific Clerical and Administrative Support Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    53102 Tellers 3,310 $6.11 $6.48 $13,490 2.0%
    53105 New Accounts Clerks 980 $8.43 $9.13 $19,000 5.8%
    53108 Transit Clerks 50 $7.72 $8.05 $16,740 5.2%
    53111 Loan Interviewers 160 $7.74 $7.88 $16,390 1.8%
    53114 Credit Authorizers 80 $10.86 $11.12 $23,120 1.6%
    53117 Credit Checkers 350 $5.94 $7.07 $14,720 1.9%
    53121 Loan and Credit Clerks 1,430 $7.09 $7.35 $15,290 2.1%
    53123 Adjustment Clerks 1,920 $7.82 $8.53 $17,740 2.3%
    53126 Statement Clerks 30 $7.68 $7.82 $16,270 3.3%
    53128 Brokerage Clerks 70 $11.75 $12.16 $25,290 9.6%
    53302 Insurance Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators 400 $11.62 $11.65 $24,240 3.1%
    53308 Insurance Examining Clerks 30 $8.06 $8.41 $17,500 1.5%
    53311 Insurance Claims Clerks 340 $8.61 $8.93 $18,570 3.4%
    53314 Insurance Policy Processing Clerks 310 $7.87 $8.25 $17,170 3.2%
    53502 Welfare Eligibility Workers and Interviewers 130 $12.00 $12.06 $25,090 7.3%
    53508 Bill and Account Collectors 3,090 $6.77 $7.79 $16,200 2.2%
    53705 Municipal Clerks (*) $10.76 $12.09 $25,140 4.7%
    53805 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents 570 $8.15 $9.45 $19,650 6.8%
    53808 Hotel Desk Clerks 320 $6.75 $6.96 $14,470 3.4%
    53902 Library Assistants and Bookmobile Drivers 100 $6.84 $7.35 $15,280 3.0%
    53905 Teacher Aides and Educational Assistants, Clerical 1,290 $5.79 $5.70 $11,860 1.8%
    53908 Advertising Clerks 90 $10.54 $10.65 $22,150 3.9%
    53911 Proofreaders and Copy Markers (*) $8.81 $9.73 $20,240 6.3%
    53914 Real Estate Clerks 30 $8.79 $8.37 $17,400 2.3%
      Secretarial and General Office Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    55102 Legal Secretaries 2,360 $8.15 $8.75 $18,200 4.7%
    55105 Medical Secretaries 1,150 $6.81 $8.89 $18,490 3.5%
    55108 Secretaries, Except Legal and Medical 18,430 $7.61 $8.39 $17,450 1.3%
    55302 Stenographers and/or Court Reporters 790 $7.63 $7.91 $16,450 1.6%
    55305 Receptionists and Information Clerks 3,900 $6.12 $6.57 $13,660 1.0%
    55307 Typists, Including Word Processing 5,860 $6.30 $6.98 $14,520 2.2%
    55314 Personnel Clerks, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 780 $7.84 $8.79 $18,280 3.2%
    55317 Correspondence Clerks 50 $8.13 $9.08 $18,880 2.6%
    55321 File Clerks 790 $6.12 $6.87 $14,300 2.2%
    55323 Order Clerks, Materials, Merchandise, and Service 960 $7.76 $8.68 $18,060 1.5%
    55326 Procurement Clerks 140 $8.56 $9.67 $20,120 4.8%
    55328 Statistical Clerks 570 $6.13 $6.59 $13,700 2.6%
    55332 Interviewing Clerks, Except Personnel and Social Welfare 330 $5.96 $6.56 $13,650 2.7%
    55335 Customer Service Representatives, Utilities 1,860 $12.10 $11.84 $24,630 0.8%
    55338 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 6,850 $7.60 $8.10 $16,850 1.0%
    55341 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 1,000 $7.65 $8.31 $17,290 1.1%
    55344 Billing, Cost, and Rate Clerks 1,130 $7.04 $8.04 $16,720 2.0%
    55347 General Office Clerks 19,350 $6.29 $7.24 $15,060 2.2%
      Electronic Data Processing and Other Office Machine Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    56002 Billing, Posting, and Calculating Machine Operators 260 $7.40 $7.80 $16,220 1.7%
    56005 Duplicating Machine Operators 150 $6.20 $6.78 $14,110 2.7%
    56008 Mail Machine Operators, Preparation and Handling 60 $7.80 $8.41 $17,490 2.3%
    56011 Computer Operators, Except Peripheral Equipment 870 $8.19 $8.94 $18,600 1.2%
    56014 Peripheral EDP Equipment Operators 150 $7.83 $8.41 $17,490 2.5%
    56017 Data Entry Keyers, Except Composing 2,750 $6.39 $6.91 $14,370 1.4%
    56099 All Other Office Machine Operators 370 $7.63 $8.15 $16,950 1.2%
      Communications, Mail, and Message Distributing Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    57102 Switchboard Operators 1,220 $5.91 $6.29 $13,080 2.6%
    57302 Mail Clerks, Except Mail Machine Operators and Postal Service 280 $7.14 $7.71 $16,040 2.9%
    57311 Messengers 2,190 $6.08 $6.64 $13,810 1.7%
      Material Recording, Scheduling, Dispatching, and Distributing Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    58002 Dispatchers, Police, Fire, and Ambulance 50 $9.59 $10.16 $21,140 9.4%
    58005 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 630 $7.98 $9.43 $19,610 3.1%
    58008 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 800 $9.62 $10.69 $22,240 2.1%
    58017 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 130 $7.11 $8.82 $18,350 3.2%
    58021 Marking Clerks 150 $5.96 $5.76 $11,980 3.0%
    58023 Stock Clerks - Stockroom, Warehouse or Storage Yard 4,200 $6.49 $7.58 $15,780 1.3%
    58026 Order Fillers, Wholesale and Retail Sales 610 $8.00 $8.47 $17,610 4.0%
    58028 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 2,960 $6.87 $7.48 $15,560 1.2%
    58099 All Other Material Recording, Scheduling, and Distributing Workers 230 $8.85 $9.46 $19,680 2.0%
      Other Clerical and Administrative Support Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    59999 All Other Clerical and Administrative Support Workers 4,930 $7.59 $8.36 $17,390 2.0%
    Service Occupations
      First-Line Supervisors and Managers/Supervisors - Service Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    61005 Police and Detective Supervisors 90 $8.54 $9.05 $18,830 2.8%
    61008 Housekeeping Supervisors 260 $9.02 $8.87 $18,450 3.2%
    61099 All Other Supervisors and Managers/Supervisors - Service Workers 5,990 $7.79 $8.53 $17,750 2.3%
      Protective Service Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    63011 Police Detectives 30 $15.25 $15.85 $32,970 11.6%
    63014 Police Patrol Officers 2,270 $7.36 $7.44 $15,460 1.8%
    63023 Bailiffs 30 $8.60 $8.20 $17,050 8.9%
    63035 Detectives and Investigators, Except Public 100 $7.50 $8.85 $18,400 7.2%
    63047 Guards and Watch Guards 18,760 $5.81 $5.83 $12,120 1.5%
    63099 All Other Protective Service Workers 310 $6.05 $6.63 $13,790 2.4%
      Food and Beverage Preparation and Service Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    65002 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, or Coffee Shop 190 $5.90 $6.03 $12,540 1.9%
    65005 Bartenders 580 $6.07 $6.40 $13,310 2.3%
    65008 Waiters and Waitresses 4,010 $5.81 $5.86 $12,200 2.8%
    65011 Food Servers, Outside 530 $5.90 $6.36 $13,240 2.0%
    65014 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 1,030 $6.20 $6.62 $13,760 4.3%
    65017 Counter Attendants - Lunchroom, Coffee Shop, or Cafeteria 1,570 $5.75 $5.62 $11,690 1.5%
    65021 Bakers, Bread and Pastry 730 $5.83 $6.14 $12,780 1.6%
    65023 Butchers and Meat Cutters 1,120 $6.09 $6.42 $13,350 2.5%
    65026 Cooks, Restaurant 2,120 $6.09 $6.57 $13,660 3.6%
    65028 Cooks, Institution or Cafeteria 1,880 $5.87 $5.81 $12,090 1.4%
    65032 Cooks, Fast Food 2,840 $5.69 $5.55 $11,550 2.5%
    65035 Cooks, Short Order 380 $5.82 $5.85 $12,160 1.9%
    65038 Food Preparation Workers 3,610 $5.85 $5.99 $12,460 2.0%
    65041 Combined Food Preparation and Service Workers 10,250 $5.72 $5.55 $11,540 1.2%
    65099 All Other Food Service Workers 950 $5.81 $6.03 $12,540 1.3%
      Health Service and Related Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    66002 Dental Assistants 1,590 $6.02 $5.94 $12,350 3.4%
    66005 Medical Assistants 230 $8.21 $8.29 $17,240 4.3%
    66008 Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants 1,580 $5.88 $5.78 $12,020 1.6%
    66011 Home Health Aides 190 $5.86 $6.09 $12,660 3.0%
    66014 Psychiatric Aides 350 $7.19 $8.44 $17,560 10.9%
    66017 Physical and Corrective Therapy Assistants and Aides 110 $7.44 $8.23 $17,110 5.7%
    66021 Occupational Therapy Assistants and Aides 120 $6.95 $7.89 $16,400 5.7%
    66023 Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians 370 $5.79 $5.78 $12,030 2.3%
    66099 All Other Health Service Workers 1,120 $6.00 $6.33 $13,170 2.4%
      Cleaning and Building Service Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    67002 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 2,500 $6.18 $6.46 $13,440 1.8%
    67005 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 14,670 $5.81 $5.82 $12,100 0.9%
    67008 Pest Controllers and Assistants (*) $5.63 $5.50 $11,440 5.6%
    67099 All Other Cleaning and Building Service Workers 2,340 $6.10 $7.25 $15,070 4.3%
      Personal Service Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    68002 Barbers 210 $5.76 $6.18 $12,860 4.5%
    68005 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 770 $6.17 $6.81 $14,170 5.3%
    68008 Manicurists (*) $5.93 $6.01 $12,510 4.6%
    68014 Amusement and Recreation Attendants 1,210 $6.26 $6.95 $14,450 1.8%
    68021 Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers 440 $5.76 $5.52 $11,480 3.2%
    68023 Baggage Porters and Bellhops 500 $6.01 $6.23 $12,950 1.7%
    68038 Child Care Workers 390 $5.92 $6.35 $13,210 2.0%
    Agricultural, Forestry, Fishing, and Related Occupations
      First-Line Supervisors and Managers/Supervisors - Agricultural and Related Workers
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    72002 First-Line Supervisors and Managers/Supervisors - Agricultural, Forestry, Fishing, and Related Workers 40 $11.97 $13.37 $27,810 2.2%
      Other Agricultural, Forestry, Fishing, and Related Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    79002 Forest and Conservation Workers 400 $6.61 $7.92 $16,480 8.4%
    79017 Animal Caretakers, Except Farm 60 $6.38 $6.71 $13,960 7.3%
    79041 Laborers, Landscaping and Groundskeeping 3,070 $6.01 $6.63 $13,800 4.4%
    79806 Veterinary Assistants 110 $5.98 $6.44 $13,390 4.3%
    79999 All Other Agricultural, Forestry, Fishing, and Related Workers 1,230 $6.67 $7.92 $16,460 8.5%
    Production, Construction, Operating, Maintenance, and Material Handling Occupations
      First-Line Supervisors and Managers/Supervisors - Production, Construction, Maintenance, and Related Workers
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    81002 First-Line Supervisors and Managers/Supervisors - Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 1,750 $13.46 $14.82 $30,820 3.7%
    81005 First-Line Supervisors and Managers/Supervisors - Construction Trades and Extractive Workers 3,330 $10.32 $10.95 $22,770 3.0%
    81008 First-Line Supervisors and Managers/Supervisors - Production and Operating Workers 2,620 $12.91 $14.53 $30,230 2.4%
    81011 First-Line Supervisors and Managers/Supervisors - Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators 640 $11.28 $11.81 $24,560 2.2%
    81017 First-Line Supervisors and Managers/Supervisors - Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand 850 $9.70 $10.98 $22,840 2.1%
    81099 All Other First-Line Supervisors and Managers/Supervisors - Production, Construction, Maintenance, and Related Workers 1,670 $13.59 $14.15 $29,430 4.5%
      Inspectors and Related Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    83005 Production Inspectors, Testers, Graders, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 1,840 $7.59 $8.45 $17,570 2.6%
    83099 All Other Inspectors, Testers, and Related Workers 620 $11.75 $11.57 $24,060 5.7%
      Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    85110 Machinery Maintenance Mechanics 960 $10.97 $11.17 $23,240 1.2%
    85112 Machinery Maintenance Mechanics, Textile Machines 50 $7.87 $8.12 $16,900 3.1%
    85113 Machinery Maintenance Mechanics, Sewing Machines 60 $7.63 $7.62 $15,860 2.7%
    85116 Machinery Maintenance Mechanics, Marine Equipment 190 $9.89 $10.98 $22,830 15.8%
    85118 Machinery Maintenance Mechanics, Water or Power Generation Plant 720 $12.57 $12.72 $26,450 1.5%
    85119 All Other Machinery Maintenance Mechanics 390 $13.98 $12.98 $26,990 5.4%
    85123 Millwrights 60 $8.99 $12.67 $26,340 19.3%
    85128 Machinery Maintenance Workers 500 $9.82 $10.25 $21,330 2.1%
    85132 Maintenance Repairers, General Utility 4,500 $7.00 $7.73 $16,080 1.8%
    85302 Automotive Mechanics 2,640 $6.70 $7.61 $15,830 2.6%
    85305 Automotive Body and Related Repairers 380 $6.28 $7.40 $15,390 5.5%
    85311 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 970 $8.55 $9.19 $19,120 2.3%
    85314 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 570 $7.88 $8.28 $17,220 2.2%
    85323 Aircraft Mechanics (*) $21.32 $19.90 $41,390 4.7%
    85328 Small Engine Specialists 30 $6.85 $7.25 $15,080 4.5%
    85705 Data Processing Equipment Repairers 310 $7.87 $9.18 $19,100 5.6%
    85708 Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Repairers 120 $6.62 $7.66 $15,920 3.0%
    85711 Electric Home Appliance and Power Tool Repairers 210 $8.84 $8.91 $18,530 4.5%
    85717 Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 520 $11.75 $13.99 $29,100 2.0%
    85723 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 440 $8.09 $9.07 $18,860 10.2%
    85799 All Other Electrical and Electronic Equipment Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 190 $8.08 $11.29 $23,480 11.3%
    85902 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 1,360 $7.83 $8.55 $17,790 2.3%
    85905 Precision Instrument Repairers 70 $14.64 $14.12 $29,370 2.5%
    85923 Locksmiths and Safe Repairers 40 $8.85 $9.23 $19,200 15.7%
    85926 Office Machine and Cash Register Servicers 290 $12.56 $13.69 $28,480 6.6%
    85928 Mechanical Control and Valve Installers and Repairers 80 $13.72 $12.07 $25,100 1.9%
    85932 Elevator Installers and Repairers 160 $15.70 $19.17 $39,870 17.1%
    85935 Riggers 150 $6.68 $7.88 $16,390 7.6%
    85947 Coin and Vending Machine Servicers and Repairers (*) $10.37 $10.94 $22,750 4.0%
    85953 Tire Repairers and Changers (*) $6.33 $6.76 $14,060 4.6%
      Construction Trades and Extractive Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    87102 Carpenters 4,960 $7.11 $7.15 $14,880 0.9%
    87108 Drywall Installers (*) $11.40 $12.48 $25,960 5.0%
    87202 Electricians 2,970 $10.16 $10.00 $20,790 5.7%
    87302 Brickmasons 440 $6.88 $7.01 $14,590 1.8%
    87305 Stonemasons 1,160 $7.06 $6.93 $14,420 1.8%
    87308 Hard Tile Setters 30 $7.57 $7.44 $15,480 2.0%
    87311 Concrete and Terrazzo Finishers 470 $7.27 $7.24 $15,060 2.0%
    87314 Reinforcing Metal Workers 400 $6.48 $6.82 $14,190 2.1%
    87317 Plasterers and Stucco Masons 280 $6.99 $6.88 $14,310 2.2%
    87402 Painters and Paperhangers, Construction and Maintenance 1,640 $6.14 $6.64 $13,800 2.3%
    87502 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 1,780 $7.08 $7.66 $15,920 3.8%
    87505 Pipelaying Fitters 210 $7.31 $7.29 $15,170 3.9%
    87508 Pipelayers 130 $7.30 $7.52 $15,650 1.5%
    87708 Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 220 $9.72 $13.86 $28,830 4.7%
    87711 Highway Maintenance Workers 360 $11.62 $12.41 $25,810 0.8%
    87802 Insulation Workers 130 $7.49 $7.53 $15,660 2.1%
    87803 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers (*) $7.64 $9.63 $20,020 21.2%
    87805 Sheet Metal Duct Installers 170 $6.01 $6.53 $13,590 5.4%
    87808 Roofers 530 $9.85 $11.01 $22,900 9.7%
    87811 Glaziers (*) $5.77 $6.10 $12,690 3.6%
    87814 Structural Metal Workers 1,250 $6.08 $6.04 $12,560 2.2%
    87899 All Other Construction Trades Workers 910 $6.50 $8.07 $16,780 1.7%
    87999 All Other Construction and Extractive Workers, Except Helpers 510 $5.80 $6.16 $12,820 1.9%
      Precision Production Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    89102 Tool and Die Makers 360 $10.10 $10.38 $21,580 2.3%
    89108 Machinists 200 $10.22 $10.38 $21,590 1.5%
    89111 Tool Grinders, Filers, Sharpeners, and Other Precision Grinders (*) $6.10 $6.71 $13,960 8.2%
    89123 Jewelers and Silversmiths 60 $6.48 $7.67 $15,950 5.9%
    89126 Precision Hand Workers, Jewelry and Related Products 30 $9.22 $9.55 $19,860 1.7%
    89132 Sheet Metal Workers 440 $5.92 $6.43 $13,380 2.4%
    89308 Wood Machinists 140 $5.87 $5.89 $12,250 3.1%
    89311 Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters 400 $6.61 $7.24 $15,060 3.6%
    89314 Furniture Finishers 120 $6.18 $6.88 $14,310 4.0%
    89502 Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers and Lay-Out Workers 160 $5.78 $5.89 $12,240 2.9%
    89505 Custom Tailors and Sewers 160 $5.77 $6.09 $12,660 2.1%
    89508 Upholsterers 90 $6.51 $7.61 $15,820 4.8%
    89514 Spotters, Dry-Cleaning (*) $5.89 $5.63 $11,700 3.9%
    89517 Pressers, Delicate Fabrics (*) $5.74 $5.55 $11,530 2.7%
    89706 Paste-Up Workers 60 $8.78 $9.73 $20,250 7.9%
    89713 Camera Operators 50 $14.92 $12.89 $26,820 3.1%
    89715 Scanner Operators 30 $9.54 $11.58 $24,080 7.0%
    89717 Strippers 60 $8.11 $8.69 $18,080 2.5%
    89718 Platemakers 50 $9.87 $11.88 $24,710 8.4%
    89719 All Other Lithography and Photoengraving Workers 30 $10.68 $11.02 $22,930 1.5%
    89802 Slaughterers and Butchers 100 $5.91 $6.64 $13,820 10.5%
    89917 Precision Optical Goods Workers 50 $7.33 $7.37 $15,320 2.4%
    89921 Precision Dental Laboratory Technicians (*) $10.65 $11.87 $24,690 7.6%
    89999 All Other Precision Workers 560 $6.36 $6.78 $14,110 1.6%
      Machine Setters, Set-Up Operators, Operators, and Tenders
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    91102 Sawing Machine Tool Setters and Set-Up Operators, Metal and Plastic 50 $6.54 $6.60 $13,720 3.1%
    91105 Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters and Set-Up Operators, Metal and Plastic 50 $6.30 $8.01 $16,660 15.2%
    91305 Press and Press-Brake Machine Setters and Set-Up Operators, Metal and Plastic 60 $6.35 $6.43 $13,380 2.2%
    91321 Machine Forming Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 150 $6.61 $6.82 $14,190 1.3%
    91705 Welding Machine Operators and Tenders 340 $8.12 $7.67 $15,960 3.6%
    91714 Metal Fabricators, Structural Metal Products 90 $7.88 $9.29 $19,320 5.8%
    91902 Plastic Molding and Casting Machine Setters and Set-Up Operators 300 $5.99 $6.56 $13,640 3.6%
    91905 Plastic Molding and Casting Machine Operators and Tenders 680 $6.73 $7.33 $15,240 6.0%
    91911 Metal Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Operators and Tenders 150 $6.96 $7.11 $14,790 2.8%
    92197 All Other Metal and Plastic (Cutting, Forming, Fabricating, or Processing) Machine Setters and Set-Up Operators 300 $7.82 $7.88 $16,390 1.7%
    92198 All Other Metal and Plastic (Cutting, Forming, Fabricating, or Processing) Machine Operators and Tenders 260 $7.73 $7.82 $16,260 1.4%
    92314 Woodworking Machine Operators and Tenders, Except Sawing 30 $5.76 $5.58 $11,600 2.8%
    92510 Printing Press Machine Setters and Set-Up Operators 30 $8.46 $9.14 $19,010 2.5%
    92512 Offset Lithographic Press Setters and Set-Up Operators 160 $6.27 $7.29 $15,160 2.7%
    92522 Specialty Materials Printing Machine Setters and Set-Up Operators (*) $9.12 $10.05 $20,910 2.7%
    92525 Bindery Machine Setters and Set-Up Operators (*) $7.14 $7.18 $14,940 2.9%
    92543 Printing Press Machine Operators and Tenders 320 $8.59 $8.98 $18,680 5.8%
    92705 Textile Machine Operators and Tenders, Winding, Twisting, Knitting, Weaving, and Cutting 310 $5.81 $5.83 $12,130 2.3%
    92717 Sewing Machine Operators, Garment 4,740 $5.74 $5.55 $11,540 1.7%
    92721 Sewing Machine Operators, Nongarment 680 $5.68 $5.61 $11,660 1.6%
    92726 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Machine Operators and Tenders, Except Pressing 330 $5.90 $6.10 $12,700 1.6%
    92728 Pressing Machine Operators and Tenders, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 480 $5.90 $5.76 $11,980 2.2%
    92905 Motion Picture Projectionists 40 $7.70 $7.71 $16,030 9.6%
    92908 Photographic Processing Machine Operators and Tenders 70 $6.39 $6.99 $14,530 2.9%
    92914 Paper Goods Machine Setters and Set-Up Operators 210 $9.43 $10.18 $21,160 9.5%
    92923 Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, or Kettle Operators and Tenders 30 $10.72 $10.17 $21,150 1.4%
    92926 Boiler Operators and Tenders, Low Pressure 140 $12.20 $12.40 $25,780 3.1%
    92932 Dairy Processing Equipment Operators, Including Setters 200 $9.08 $9.61 $20,000 7.0%
    92935 Chemical Equipment Controllers and Operators 210 $12.34 $12.74 $26,500 2.9%
    92938 Chemical Equipment Tenders 350 $11.42 $11.87 $24,700 4.6%
    92941 Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters and Set-Up Operators 160 $6.34 $6.69 $13,920 2.0%
    92944 Cutting and Slicing Machine Operators and Tenders 120 $7.88 $9.22 $19,190 3.4%
    92947 Painters, Transportation Equipment 70 $8.13 $8.28 $17,220 5.2%
    92951 Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters and Set-Up Operators 50 $5.89 $6.60 $13,730 3.0%
    92953 Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Operators and Tenders 110 $5.98 $6.40 $13,310 1.8%
    92956 Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders 150 $6.34 $7.16 $14,890 4.4%
    92958 Cleaning, Washing, and Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders 140 $9.66 $9.67 $20,110 3.3%
    92965 Crushing, Grinding, Mixing, and Blending Machine Operators and Tenders 1,280 $10.04 $10.43 $21,700 3.3%
    92971 Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Operators and Tenders 370 $8.71 $8.34 $17,340 2.3%
    92974 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 5,500 $8.61 $8.67 $18,040 4.9%
    92997 All Other Machine Setters and Set-Up Operators 1,510 $7.59 $8.61 $17,910 6.1%
    92998 All Other Machine Operators and Tenders 3,240 $6.06 $6.81 $14,160 2.1%
      Hand Occupations, Including Assemblers and Fabricators
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    93905 Electrical and Electronic Assemblers 2,870 $6.32 $6.39 $13,290 2.9%
    93911 Glaziers, Manufacturing 30 $6.99 $7.41 $15,400 8.4%
    93914 Welders and Cutters 1,480 $7.58 $8.51 $17,700 4.3%
    93917 Solderers and Brazers 130 $5.92 $6.54 $13,600 3.4%
    93926 Cutters and Trimmers, Hand 140 $5.77 $6.07 $12,620 2.2%
    93944 Molders and Casters, Hand (*) $6.02 $5.94 $12,350 3.9%
    93947 Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers, Hand 40 $6.35 $6.84 $14,230 2.2%
    93953 Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand 120 $5.83 $6.67 $13,870 3.0%
    93956 Assemblers and Fabricators, Except Machine, Electrical, Electronic, and Precision 5,090 $6.38 $6.83 $14,200 2.2%
    93999 All Other Hand Workers 2,700 $6.20 $6.56 $13,640 2.2%
      Plant and System Occupations
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    95008 Chemical Plant and System Operators 330 $11.93 $11.72 $24,380 1.4%
    95028 Power Distributors and Dispatchers 40 $12.02 $12.58 $26,160 6.4%
    95099 All Other Plant and System Operators 370 $7.39 $8.28 $17,230 5.7%
      Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    97102 Truck Drivers, Heavy or Tractor-Trailer 5,920 $6.53 $7.69 $15,990 2.0%
    97105 Truck Drivers, Light, Include Delivery and Route Workers 5,550 $5.95 $6.62 $13,760 1.8%
    97111 Bus Drivers, School 80 $6.00 $6.46 $13,430 9.4%
    97114 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs 310 $6.44 $6.86 $14,280 2.0%
    97117 Driver/Sales Workers 1,240 $6.23 $8.08 $16,800 7.1%
    97199 All Other Motor Vehicle Operators 140 $6.31 $7.12 $14,810 4.4%
    97805 Service Station Attendants 1,200 $5.79 $5.93 $12,340 2.3%
    97808 Parking Lot Attendants 910 $5.73 $5.82 $12,110 2.9%
    97899 All Other Transportation and Related Workers 440 $7.38 $8.00 $16,640 2.8%
    97923 Excavating and Loading Machine Operators 530 $7.82 $8.64 $17,970 3.6%
    97926 Dragline Operators 200 $7.92 $7.96 $16,560 1.4%
    97938 Grader, Bulldozer, and Scraper Operators 460 $7.80 $7.98 $16,600 1.8%
    97944 Crane and Tower Operators 210 $9.05 $12.02 $25,000 4.6%
    97947 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 1,780 $7.17 $7.68 $15,960 2.1%
    97951 Conveyor Operators and Tenders 70 $8.03 $9.53 $19,820 1.8%
    97953 Pump Operators 50 $8.36 $9.19 $19,110 4.3%
    97956 Operating Engineers 830 $11.51 $11.63 $24,200 4.8%
    97989 All Other Material-Moving Equipment Operators 470 $8.27 $8.64 $17,970 1.9%
    97999 All Other Transportation and Material-Moving Equipment Operators 160 $6.15 $6.36 $13,230 3.0%
      Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand
    Wage Estimates
    OES Code Occupation Title Employment Median Hourly Mean Hourly Mean Annual Mean RSE (1)
    98102 Helpers, Mechanics and Repairers 1,710 $6.67 $7.60 $15,810 3.1%
    98311 Helpers, Brick and Stonemasons and Hard Tile Setters 440 $5.74 $5.57 $11,590 1.8%
    98312 Helpers, Carpenters and Related Workers 3,160 $5.90 $6.04 $12,570 2.4%
    98313 Helpers, Electricians and Power-Line Transmission Installers 3,210 $6.04 $7.54 $15,680 5.6%
    98314 Helpers, Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons 420 $6.39 $6.77 $14,090 4.8%
    98315 Helpers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 650 $5.84 $6.03 $12,540 1.7%
    98316 Helpers, Roofers 220 $5.86 $7.13 $14,820 7.4%
    98319 Helpers, All Other Construction Trades Workers 620 $6.31 $6.70 $13,940 3.6%
    98502 Machine Feeders and Offbearers 450 $6.57 $7.37 $15,320 1.5%
    98705 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 590 $5.72 $5.67 $11,800 3.9%
    98799 All Other Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 5,580 $5.97 $6.44 $13,400 1.1%
    98902 Hand Packers and Packagers 5,070 $5.85 $6.16 $12,810 1.4%
    98905 Vehicle Washers and Equipment Cleaners 1,190 $5.78 $5.72 $11,890 1.5%
    98999 All Other Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand 22,260 $5.92 $6.63 $13,800 2.3%

    (1) = Relative standard error (RSE) of the mean wage. The relative standard error (RSE) is a measure of the reliability of a survey statistic. The smaller the relative standard error, the more precise the estimate.

    (*) = Employment estimate is not available.

    * = Hourly wage estimate is not available.

    Statewide estimates for Puerto Rico

    1998 Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

    1998 National Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

    1998 State Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

    1998 Metropolitan Area Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

    Technical Notes and Survey Method and Reliability Statement for 1998 OES Estimates

    Last modified: October 16, 2001