May 2017 Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Area Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

Trenton, NJ



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These estimates are calculated with data collected from employers in all industry sectors in Trenton, NJ, a metropolitan statistical area in New Jersey.

Additional information, including the hourly and annual 10th, 25th, 75th, and 90th percentile wages and the employment percent relative standard error, is available in the downloadable XLS file.

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Major Occupational Groups in Trenton, NJ (Note--clicking a link will scroll the page to the occupational group):

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Occupation code Occupation title (click on the occupation title to view its profile) Level Employment Employment RSE Employment per 1,000 jobs Location quotient Median hourly wage Mean hourly wage Annual mean wage Mean wage RSE
00-0000 All Occupations total 229,450 1.6% 1000.000 1.00 $24.73 $30.28 $62,980 1.6%
11-0000 Management Occupations major 13,390 2.9% 58.350 1.14 $62.04 $72.57 $150,950 2.5%
11-1011 Chief Executives detail 100 5.5% 0.422 0.29 (8) (8) (8) (8)
11-1021 General and Operations Managers detail 2,420 4.6% 10.530 0.68 $72.55 $84.82 $176,420 3.0%
11-1031 Legislators detail 90 18.7% 0.398 1.10 (8) (8) (8) (8)
11-2011 Advertising and Promotions Managers detail 40 28.0% 0.160 0.81 $61.39 $74.85 $155,680 10.8%
11-2021 Marketing Managers detail 670 10.5% 2.902 1.89 (8) (8) (8) (8)
11-2022 Sales Managers detail 630 10.0% 2.749 1.05 (8) (8) (8) (8)
11-2031 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers detail 220 12.7% 0.947 2.01 $59.46 $67.86 $141,140 5.5%
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers detail 880 8.8% 3.838 2.03 $53.63 $59.81 $124,400 4.3%
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers detail 930 7.4% 4.044 1.58 $68.13 $77.93 $162,100 4.9%
11-3031 Financial Managers detail 1,350 7.6% 5.869 1.47 $72.06 $83.29 $173,250 4.1%
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers detail 240 19.5% 1.066 0.89 $63.37 $67.95 $141,340 3.9%
11-3061 Purchasing Managers detail 90 21.9% 0.384 0.78 $67.83 $75.31 $156,640 5.3%
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers detail 180 11.7% 0.795 0.95 $54.16 $59.63 $124,030 3.5%
11-3121 Human Resources Managers detail 330 7.1% 1.457 1.52 $57.87 $66.76 $138,850 5.6%
11-3131 Training and Development Managers detail 50 17.0% 0.230 0.95 $67.34 $73.41 $152,690 8.2%
11-9021 Construction Managers detail 350 11.7% 1.542 0.83 $56.72 $62.10 $129,170 3.6%
11-9031 Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program detail 100 31.4% 0.439 1.27 $29.28 $33.55 $69,790 8.2%
11-9032 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School detail 500 8.5% 2.163 1.23 (4) (4) $133,990 1.9%
11-9039 Education Administrators, All Other detail 80 15.3% 0.333 1.31 $52.54 $50.90 $105,860 3.7%
11-9041 Architectural and Engineering Managers detail 330 17.8% 1.433 1.13 $71.64 $76.47 $159,050 4.6%
11-9051 Food Service Managers detail 140 10.9% 0.599 0.41 $36.97 $40.63 $84,510 8.7%
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers detail 510 11.0% 2.211 0.91 $50.30 $55.43 $115,300 3.0%
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers detail 730 17.9% 3.175 8.05 $71.75 $80.90 $168,270 6.3%
11-9141 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers detail 170 17.6% 0.743 0.57 $34.50 $40.92 $85,120 6.2%
11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers detail 330 9.1% 1.424 1.43 $45.10 $44.05 $91,610 3.9%
11-9199 Managers, All Other detail 1,540 8.3% 6.698 2.22 $60.24 $69.04 $143,610 6.2%
13-0000 Business and Financial Operations Occupations major 22,710 2.8% 98.995 1.89 $36.61 $39.04 $81,200 1.3%
13-1020 Buyers and Purchasing Agents broad 700 10.7% 3.061 1.06 $35.37 $36.04 $74,950 1.9%
13-1031 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators detail 750 18.9% 3.280 1.66 $36.89 $36.36 $75,640 2.4%
13-1041 Compliance Officers detail 1,740 8.4% 7.594 3.77 $37.06 $39.21 $81,560 4.6%
13-1051 Cost Estimators detail 210 13.9% 0.918 0.62 $30.98 $33.28 $69,230 3.2%
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists detail 1,370 7.3% 5.953 1.53 $32.83 $34.30 $71,340 2.1%
13-1075 Labor Relations Specialists detail 270 34.1% 1.161 2.11 $44.82 $47.56 $98,910 7.0%
13-1081 Logisticians detail 330 11.6% 1.460 1.30 $36.45 $39.44 $82,030 2.7%
13-1111 Management Analysts detail 2,310 6.3% 10.066 2.18 $45.45 $46.24 $96,170 3.0%
13-1121 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners detail 380 41.0% 1.642 2.29 $32.47 $32.83 $68,280 6.6%
13-1131 Fundraisers detail 110 37.5% 0.471 0.92 $27.81 $28.91 $60,140 4.8%
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists detail 390 5.9% 1.697 3.00 $30.96 $32.00 $66,550 3.1%
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists detail 480 8.4% 2.091 1.06 $35.57 $35.96 $74,790 2.4%
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists detail 1,120 8.5% 4.880 1.17 $35.23 $36.15 $75,200 2.6%
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other detail 5,720 4.1% 24.933 3.55 $35.33 $36.82 $76,580 2.1%
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors detail 2,960 4.8% 12.907 1.48 $38.79 $40.80 $84,860 2.1%
13-2021 Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate detail 50 18.8% 0.232 0.56 $37.16 $33.94 $70,600 4.9%
13-2031 Budget Analysts detail 340 13.1% 1.461 3.82 $35.93 $37.41 $77,820 3.8%
13-2041 Credit Analysts detail 200 24.3% 0.864 1.65 $33.31 $37.08 $77,120 3.8%
13-2051 Financial Analysts detail 660 11.8% 2.885 1.40 $41.30 $45.81 $95,290 2.6%
13-2052 Personal Financial Advisors detail 360 28.8% 1.566 1.11 $51.69 $63.56 $132,210 8.2%
13-2053 Insurance Underwriters detail 310 19.6% 1.342 2.13 $35.91 $40.33 $83,890 6.3%
13-2061 Financial Examiners detail 300 36.7% 1.302 3.53 $39.52 $47.50 $98,790 9.9%
13-2071 Credit Counselors detail 40 15.1% 0.194 0.77 $25.86 $29.22 $60,770 5.6%
13-2072 Loan Officers detail 350 15.3% 1.533 0.71 $34.71 $42.33 $88,050 11.9%
13-2081 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents detail 220 1.5% 0.955 2.40 $33.38 $34.49 $71,740 3.0%
13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other detail 920 8.0% 4.004 4.53 $35.17 $36.02 $74,930 3.3%
15-0000 Computer and Mathematical Occupations major 12,010 7.1% 52.360 1.75 $44.96 $46.80 $97,340 2.5%
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts detail 1,180 8.3% 5.126 1.26 $48.18 $48.30 $100,450 2.8%
15-1122 Information Security Analysts detail 160 17.1% 0.719 0.97 $54.49 $54.12 $112,570 4.9%
15-1131 Computer Programmers detail 970 29.7% 4.216 2.43 $41.22 $41.80 $86,950 6.0%
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications detail 4,350 15.1% 18.940 3.18 $48.30 $49.91 $103,820 2.8%
15-1133 Software Developers, Systems Software detail 710 10.2% 3.105 1.12 $54.07 $55.64 $115,730 4.0%
15-1134 Web Developers detail 220 15.8% 0.964 1.09 (8) (8) (8) (8)
15-1141 Database Administrators detail 350 15.7% 1.524 1.91 $51.74 $52.98 $110,200 4.2%
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators detail 990 4.4% 4.329 1.65 $41.62 $45.83 $95,340 5.7%
15-1143 Computer Network Architects detail 270 11.9% 1.155 1.04 $59.92 $61.42 $127,760 4.5%
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists detail 1,080 8.5% 4.713 1.09 $31.04 $30.78 $64,020 2.1%
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists detail 580 48.4% 2.522 1.93 $41.03 $39.26 $81,660 5.1%
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other detail 560 10.2% 2.422 1.09 $39.16 $40.52 $84,290 2.9%
15-2011 Actuaries detail (8) (8) (8) (8) $43.49 $44.47 $92,500 2.2%
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts detail 140 22.6% 0.594 0.80 (8) (8) (8) (8)
15-2041 Statisticians detail 310 14.1% 1.348 5.26 $46.40 $51.01 $106,110 6.3%
17-0000 Architecture and Engineering Occupations major 4,010 8.1% 17.458 0.99 $40.98 $42.62 $88,660 3.0%
17-1011 Architects, Except Landscape and Naval detail 300 17.1% 1.323 1.83 $40.33 $44.51 $92,590 7.6%
17-1021 Cartographers and Photogrammetrists detail 80 9.5% 0.362 4.51 $41.99 $37.69 $78,400 3.2%
17-2041 Chemical Engineers detail (8) (8) (8) (8) $51.15 $52.35 $108,880 11.6%
17-2051 Civil Engineers detail 1,190 3.2% 5.167 2.46 $44.23 $44.63 $92,840 4.2%
17-2071 Electrical Engineers detail 300 18.8% 1.292 1.00 $53.02 $53.67 $111,630 4.1%
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer detail 130 31.5% 0.558 0.59 $46.46 $47.70 $99,210 2.4%
17-2081 Environmental Engineers detail 200 3.1% 0.888 2.41 $42.92 $41.36 $86,020 4.6%
17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors detail 30 3.1% 0.151 0.82 (8) (8) (8) (8)
17-2112 Industrial Engineers detail 300 32.7% 1.287 0.69 $42.48 $41.99 $87,350 4.3%
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers detail 280 19.7% 1.220 0.60 $47.22 $48.59 $101,070 8.1%
17-2199 Engineers, All Other detail 80 10.5% 0.356 0.39 $47.05 $48.03 $99,900 3.5%
17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters detail 230 13.5% 1.020 1.52 (8) (8) (8) (8)
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters detail 40 18.2% 0.189 0.46 $29.18 $31.36 $65,240 6.4%
17-3022 Civil Engineering Technicians detail 100 19.5% 0.455 0.91 $30.18 $28.91 $60,130 2.7%
17-3023 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians detail 100 24.7% 0.445 0.49 $32.79 $32.41 $67,420 4.2%
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians detail 30 25.7% 0.149 1.20 $20.87 $21.51 $44,740 4.6%
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians detail 30 48.1% 0.146 0.32 (8) (8) (8) (8)
17-3031 Surveying and Mapping Technicians detail 70 45.6% 0.316 0.87 $18.32 $20.60 $42,860 6.1%
19-0000 Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations major 5,950 8.6% 25.949 3.22 $42.21 $44.16 $91,860 3.5%
19-1021 Biochemists and Biophysicists detail 240 16.0% 1.043 5.43 (8) (8) (8) (8)
19-1022 Microbiologists detail 60 19.1% 0.245 1.60 (8) (8) (8) (8)
19-1031 Conservation Scientists detail 60 9.5% 0.245 1.59 $47.23 $43.81 $91,130 3.0%
19-1099 Life Scientists, All Other detail 50 18.3% 0.210 4.20 $37.34 $39.20 $81,540 2.1%
19-2012 Physicists detail 70 33.9% 0.284 2.42 $52.74 $60.08 $124,960 13.5%
19-2031 Chemists detail 1,140 22.7% 4.981 8.41 $45.31 $45.70 $95,060 5.1%
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health detail 890 3.7% 3.886 6.76 $41.50 $38.74 $80,570 2.7%
19-2042 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers detail 60 7.2% 0.261 1.30 $42.92 $39.21 $81,560 4.0%
19-2043 Hydrologists detail 50 2.8% 0.203 4.55 $50.12 $47.97 $99,770 3.5%
19-2099 Physical Scientists, All Other detail 110 4.1% 0.464 3.82 $47.73 $45.67 $95,000 3.1%
19-3011 Economists detail 70 9.2% 0.296 2.16 (8) (8) (8) (8)
19-3022 Survey Researchers detail 320 11.4% 1.403 17.74 (8) (8) (8) (8)
19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists detail 360 15.0% 1.554 2.05 (8) (8) (8) (8)
19-3041 Sociologists detail (8) (8) (8) (8) $45.81 $44.76 $93,100 10.9%
19-3051 Urban and Regional Planners detail 40 16.9% 0.188 0.76 $43.48 $40.65 $84,550 7.0%
19-4021 Biological Technicians detail (8) (8) (8) (8) $25.86 $26.62 $55,370 2.7%
19-4031 Chemical Technicians detail 430 47.6% 1.881 4.15 $26.63 $26.15 $54,390 4.2%
19-4091 Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health detail 130 7.2% 0.554 2.40 $19.83 $22.06 $45,880 4.2%
19-4099 Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other detail 370 13.6% 1.630 3.47 $23.73 $25.49 $53,030 3.8%
21-0000 Community and Social Service Occupations major 5,640 5.7% 24.565 1.67 $26.60 $28.36 $59,000 5.1%
21-1012 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors detail 370 18.6% 1.633 0.86 $33.55 $34.28 $71,300 2.3%
21-1013 Marriage and Family Therapists detail 350 13.5% 1.520 5.05 $36.92 $36.65 $76,230 2.7%
21-1018 Substance Abuse, Behavioral Disorder, and Mental Health Counselors detail 680 21.9% 2.946 1.74 $26.21 $27.66 $57,530 2.0%
21-1019 Counselors, All Other detail 150 4.8% 0.666 3.50 (8) (8) (8) (8)
21-1021 Child, Family, and School Social Workers detail 340 15.3% 1.468 0.68 $30.79 $31.14 $64,780 4.0%
21-1022 Healthcare Social Workers detail 220 8.3% 0.947 0.81 $35.92 $36.16 $75,220 5.8%
21-1023 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers detail 270 16.4% 1.181 1.50 $36.19 $42.09 $87,560 11.2%
21-1029 Social Workers, All Other detail 40 6.8% 0.161 0.40 $27.39 $28.57 $59,430 3.6%
21-1091 Health Educators detail (8) (8) (8) (8) $28.95 $30.84 $64,160 2.6%
21-1093 Social and Human Service Assistants detail 1,810 12.1% 7.902 2.93 $17.80 $17.88 $37,190 4.0%
21-1094 Community Health Workers detail 150 22.2% 0.641 1.67 $26.27 $27.58 $57,370 4.6%
21-1099 Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other detail 600 7.1% 2.594 3.65 $32.20 $32.12 $66,800 3.4%
21-2011 Clergy detail 80 26.9% 0.335 0.96 $24.54 $31.39 $65,290 17.7%
23-0000 Legal Occupations major 2,950 4.0% 12.836 1.67 $44.06 $55.29 $115,000 7.8%
23-1011 Lawyers detail 2,050 6.8% 8.932 2.03 $52.07 $63.90 $132,910 10.3%
23-1023 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates detail 50 6.9% 0.217 1.09 $80.64 $70.82 $147,300 11.4%
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants detail 580 19.3% 2.525 1.24 $31.03 $31.86 $66,260 4.0%
23-2093 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers detail 50 18.0% 0.236 0.63 $27.01 $27.41 $57,020 4.3%
23-2099 Legal Support Workers, All Other detail 60 4.8% 0.270 0.87 $37.58 $39.33 $81,810 4.9%
25-0000 Education, Training, and Library Occupations major 17,430 4.1% 75.968 1.24 $28.35 $30.64 $63,730 3.2%
25-1042 Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary detail 100 20.5% 0.416 1.19 (8) (8) (8) (8)
25-1066 Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary detail 70 22.6% 0.307 1.18 (8) (8) (8) (8)
25-1121 Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary detail 90 24.5% 0.387 0.58 (8) (8) (8) (8)
25-1122 Communications Teachers, Postsecondary detail 50 46.1% 0.226 1.12 (8) (8) (8) (8)
25-1123 English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary detail (8) (8) (8) (8) (4) (4) $74,110 4.8%
25-1124 Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary detail 70 47.5% 0.324 1.70 (8) (8) (8) (8)
25-1125 History Teachers, Postsecondary detail 40 47.1% 0.181 1.22 (8) (8) (8) (8)
25-1194 Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary detail 320 29.8% 1.386 1.73 $28.80 $28.93 $60,180 2.6%
25-1199 Postsecondary Teachers, All Other detail 470 6.9% 2.061 1.55 (8) (8) (8) (8)
25-2011 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education detail 860 21.7% 3.752 1.31 $14.59 $17.06 $35,490 6.6%
25-2012 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education detail 200 6.2% 0.880 0.89 (4) (4) $65,640 5.9%
25-2021 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education detail 1,650 7.6% 7.182 0.73 (4) (4) $71,130 3.0%
25-2022 Middle