Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2016

21-1099 Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other

All community and social service specialists not listed separately.


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

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
91,860 1.6 % $21.89 $45,540 0.7 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $12.09 $15.96 $20.73 $26.86 $34.16
Annual Wage (2) $25,140 $33,200 $43,120 $55,860 $71,040


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)
Local Government (OES Designation) 21,100 0.39 $23.66 $49,210
Individual and Family Services 15,960 0.95 $18.92 $39,350
State Government (OES Designation) 11,320 0.52 $25.46 $52,950
Social Advocacy Organizations 5,210 2.54 $20.17 $41,950
Elementary and Secondary Schools 5,170 0.06 $22.31 $46,400

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services 4,630 2.87 $19.08 $39,690
Social Advocacy Organizations 5,210 2.54 $20.17 $41,950
Individual and Family Services 15,960 0.95 $18.92 $39,350
Grantmaking and Giving Services 1,240 0.89 $23.61 $49,110
Other Residential Care Facilities 1,310 0.81 $18.65 $38,800

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals 340 0.13 $31.62 $65,770
Scientific Research and Development Services 370 0.05 $29.41 $61,180
Legal Services 170 0.02 $28.88 $60,070
Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities (8) (8) $27.13 $56,440
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 2,660 0.05 $26.46 $55,040


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)
New York 14,910 1.64 2.50 $25.40 $52,820
California 10,840 0.68 1.04 $24.94 $51,870
Florida 10,060 1.22 1.87 $21.87 $45,500
Louisiana 3,860 2.01 3.07 $18.88 $39,270
Minnesota 3,660 1.30 1.99 $21.79 $45,320




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)
Louisiana 3,860 2.01 3.07 $18.88 $39,270
Vermont 500 1.65 2.53 $16.37 $34,050
New York 14,910 1.64 2.50 $25.40 $52,820
Minnesota 3,660 1.30 1.99 $21.79 $45,320
Florida 10,060 1.22 1.87 $21.87 $45,500




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New Jersey 2,940 0.74 1.14 $26.65 $55,430
Virginia 1,820 0.48 0.74 $26.06 $54,210
New York 14,910 1.64 2.50 $25.40 $52,820
Hawaii 700 1.10 1.68 $24.98 $51,960
California 10,840 0.68 1.04 $24.94 $51,870





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-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 11,880 1.80 2.76 $25.44 $52,910
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 2,710 0.64 0.98 $25.96 $54,000
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 2,500 0.69 1.05 $19.19 $39,910
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 2,200 1.15 1.76 $22.52 $46,850
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 1,600 1.26 1.93 $24.05 $50,020
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 1,340 1.14 1.75 $21.20 $44,090
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 1,320 0.97 1.48 $24.69 $51,350
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, FL Metropolitan Division 1,310 1.16 1.78 $22.43 $46,650
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 1,200 0.48 0.73 $24.58 $51,120
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 1,160 0.84 1.28 $23.81 $49,520