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Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics
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Table 3. Employment and annual mean wages for the largest occupations in State colleges, universities, and professional schools, May 2009
Occupation Employment Annual mean wage

Office clerks, general

100,240 $28,070

Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive

52,230 33,040

Health specialties teachers, postsecondary

51,300 111,220

Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners

48,590 25,700

Executive secretaries and administrative assistants

46,090 42,890

Education administrators, postsecondary

41,260 104,370

Biological science teachers, postsecondary

29,270 93,950

Education teachers, postsecondary

26,450 63,790

Business teachers, postsecondary

24,320 92,650

Art, drama, and music teachers, postsecondary

24,130 63,490
Excludes graduate assistants and residual ("all other") occupations.


Last Modified Date: December 14, 2010