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January 27, 2010 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers, by major occupational group and sex, 2009

Usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers, by major occupational group and sex, 2009
Major occupational group Median weekly earnings
Men Women

Management, professional, and related occupations

$1,248 $907

Service occupations

$524 $418

Sales and office occupations

$737 $590

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

$727 $542

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

$648 $472

These data featured in the TED article, Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers, by major occupational group and sex, 2009.

 

 

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