Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2018

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)
98,170 1.4 % $22.14 $46,050 0.9 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $12.40 $15.88 $20.49 $26.82 $34.72
Annual Wage (2) $25,780 $33,040 $42,620 $55,790 $72,210


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, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 23,890 0.44 $24.52 $51,000
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 17,860 0.82 $22.48 $46,750
Individual and Family Services 17,370 0.71 $19.35 $40,240
Elementary and Secondary Schools 5,020 0.06 $23.64 $49,170
Social Advocacy Organizations 4,340 2.01 $21.29 $44,290

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 3,940 2.29 $18.97 $39,450
Social Advocacy Organizations 4,340 2.01 $21.29 $44,290
Grantmaking and Giving Services 1,340 0.94 $24.11 $50,140
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 17,860 0.82 $22.48 $46,750
Individual and Family Services 17,370 0.71 $19.35 $40,240

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Scientific Research and Development Services (8) (8) $30.47 $63,390
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals 370 0.14 $28.50 $59,270
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 2,130 0.04 $27.16 $56,500
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services (8) (8) $26.79 $55,730
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 1,550 0.05 $26.58 $55,280


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 15,510 1.65 2.44 $26.98 $56,110
Florida 15,220 1.77 2.61 $19.25 $40,050
California 13,290 0.78 1.15 $23.96 $49,830
Louisiana 4,490 2.35 3.46 $18.48 $38,450
New Jersey 3,460 0.85 1.26 $27.64 $57,490




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)
Vermont 800 2.62 3.87 $19.99 $41,570
Louisiana 4,490 2.35 3.46 $18.48 $38,450
Florida 15,220 1.77 2.61 $19.25 $40,050
New York 15,510 1.65 2.44 $26.98 $56,110
Hawaii 870 1.36 2.01 $26.76 $55,660




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 3,460 0.85 1.26 $27.64 $57,490
Rhode Island 240 0.51 0.75 $27.52 $57,230
District of Columbia 790 1.11 1.64 $27.05 $56,270
New York 15,510 1.65 2.44 $26.98 $56,110
Virginia 2,060 0.54 0.79 $26.94 $56,030





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 14,700 1.55 2.28 $27.12 $56,410
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 4,380 1.69 2.49 $19.67 $40,910
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 4,370 0.71 1.05 $22.81 $47,450
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 2,380 0.51 0.76 $19.60 $40,780
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 1,990 1.51 2.23 $19.12 $39,760
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 1,800 0.75 1.10 $30.09 $62,590
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 1,760 1.40 2.06 $19.07 $39,670
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 1,630 0.83 1.23 $24.00 $49,930
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 1,490 0.48 0.70 $27.48 $57,160
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 1,390 0.94 1.39 $20.32 $42,260