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Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2018

49-9091 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers

Install, service, adjust, or repair coin, vending, or amusement machines including video games, juke boxes, pinball machines, or slot machines.


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

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
32,920 2.9 % $17.49 $36,390 1.2 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $9.98 $12.58 $16.61 $21.29 $26.72
Annual Wage (2) $20,760 $26,180 $34,560 $44,290 $55,580


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

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

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Vending Machine Operators 10,350 26.88 $15.79 $32,840
Gambling Industries 4,110 1.74 $16.94 $35,220
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods (4244 and 4248 only) 3,630 0.37 $19.57 $40,700
Traveler Accommodation 2,900 0.14 $19.96 $41,520
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries 2,420 0.18 $17.49 $36,370

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Vending Machine Operators 10,350 26.88 $15.79 $32,840
Gambling Industries 4,110 1.74 $16.94 $35,220
Beverage Manufacturing 1,310 0.51 $18.73 $38,950
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods (4244 and 4248 only) 3,630 0.37 $19.57 $40,700
Amusement Parks and Arcades 690 0.33 $16.01 $33,310

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 760 0.01 $29.32 $60,980
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing 410 0.14 $22.01 $45,780
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers 50 0.01 $20.98 $43,630
Food and Beverage Stores (4451 and 4452 only) (8) (8) $20.70 $43,060
Warehousing and Storage 90 0.01 $20.67 $42,990


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

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





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 3,210 0.19 0.83 $18.50 $38,490
Texas 2,160 0.18 0.78 $15.74 $32,750
New York 1,850 0.20 0.87 $22.49 $46,770
Ohio 1,790 0.33 1.45 $16.81 $34,960
Illinois 1,780 0.30 1.31 $17.99 $37,430




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

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Nevada 1,500 1.11 4.89 $20.64 $42,920
Oklahoma 1,100 0.69 3.02 $15.45 $32,130
North Dakota 180 0.44 1.92 $17.30 $35,990
New Mexico 330 0.41 1.78 $15.11 $31,440
Louisiana 750 0.39 1.71 $14.56 $30,280




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Washington 580 0.18 0.78 $23.64 $49,180
New York 1,850 0.20 0.87 $22.49 $46,770
Michigan 970 0.22 0.98 $20.94 $43,560
Nevada 1,500 1.11 4.89 $20.64 $42,920
Colorado 370 0.14 0.61 $20.29 $42,210





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 1,760 0.19 0.81 $22.52 $46,840
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 1,330 0.29 1.26 $18.34 $38,150
Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV 1,150 1.17 5.13 $21.77 $45,290
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 860 0.14 0.61 $18.30 $38,060
Cleveland-Elyria, OH 560 0.54 2.38 $16.28 $33,870
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 540 0.45 1.96 $16.15 $33,590
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 510 0.34 1.51 $17.93 $37,300
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 500 0.19 0.82 $16.13 $33,550
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 500 0.17 0.74 $16.36 $34,030
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 500 0.19 0.84 $14.59 $30,360




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

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ 190 1.47 6.47 $19.30 $40,140
Lewiston, ID-WA 40 1.44 6.32 $14.64 $30,460
Lawton, OK 60 1.41 6.21 $11.45 $23,820
Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV 1,150 1.17 5.13 $21.77 $45,290
Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS 170 1.13 4.97 $18.39 $38,240
Santa Fe, NM 70 1.09 4.78 $13.40 $27,860
Dothan, AL 60 1.06 4.67 $17.93 $37,300
Eau Claire, WI 70 0.87 3.83 $15.35 $31,920
Tulsa, OK 360 0.83 3.63 $18.45 $38,370
Fond du Lac, WI 40 0.82 3.61 $17.16 $35,690




Top paying metropolitan areas for this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI 420 0.21 0.93 $23.99 $49,900
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 430 0.22 0.96 $23.81 $49,510
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 340 0.14 0.61 $23.54 $48,970
Columbia, SC 50 0.13 0.56 $22.65 $47,120
Charleston-North Charleston, SC (8) (8) (8) $22.65