HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
39. Median weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by detailed occupation and sex

[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation 2017
Total Men Women
Number of workers Median weekly earnings Number of workers Median weekly earnings Number of workers Median weekly earnings

Total, full-time wage and salary workers

113,272 $860 62,980 $941 50,291 $770

Management, professional, and related occupations

47,207 1,224 22,815 1,442 24,393 1,052

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

19,414 1,327 10,415 1,526 8,999 1,134

Management occupations

13,169 1,392 7,568 1,573 5,600 1,173

Chief executives

1,136 2,296 823 2,415 313 1,920

General and operations managers

920 1,328 598 1,488 321 1,134

Legislators

14 - 5 - 9 -

Advertising and promotions managers

53 1,330 24 - 29 -

Marketing and sales managers

994 1,509 566 1,747 428 1,288

Public relations and fundraising managers

71 1,318 24 - 47 -

Administrative services managers

147 1,233 89 1,629 57 1,013

Computer and information systems managers

594 1,843 428 1,897 165 1,629

Financial managers

1,111 1,412 500 1,719 611 1,222

Compensation and benefits managers

16 - 5 - 11 -

Human resources managers

304 1,448 92 1,748 211 1,280

Training and development managers

58 1,396 23 - 35 -

Industrial production managers

265 1,486 202 1,526 63 1,312

Purchasing managers

194 1,271 90 1,420 104 1,138

Transportation, storage, and distribution managers

274 1,039 225 1,061 49 -

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers

121 1,001 100 963 21 -

Construction managers

582 1,428 526 1,439 56 1,243

Education administrators

801 1,367 304 1,561 497 1,243

Architectural and engineering managers

128 1,999 119 2,020 10 -

Food service managers

816 753 421 894 394 674

Funeral service managers

9 - 4 - 5 -

Gaming managers

23 - 17 - 6 -

Lodging managers

116 882 54 982 62 844

Medical and health services managers

610 1,319 177 1,490 433 1,177

Natural sciences managers

17 - 10 - 7 -

Postmasters and mail superintendents

23 - 13 - 10 -

Property, real estate, and community association managers

421 957 181 1,163 241 873

Social and community service managers

337 1,136 101 1,281 236 1,052

Emergency management directors

10 - 4 - 7 -

Managers, all other

3,004 1,488 1,841 1,629 1,163 1,251

Business and financial operations occupations

6,245 1,174 2,847 1,390 3,398 1,055

Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes

23 - 8 - 15 -

Buyers and purchasing agents, farm products

10 - 6 - 4 -

Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products

154 886 67 882 87 888

Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products

240 1,132 143 1,144 96 1,085

Claims adjusters, appraisers, examiners, and investigators

346 1,002 128 1,108 218 925

Compliance officers

240 1,391 106 1,501 134 1,296

Cost estimators

113 1,139 100 1,157 13 -

Human resources workers

664 1,086 182 1,236 482 1,035

Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists

60 1,042 21 - 39 -

Training and development specialists

114 1,099 59 1,255 55 937

Logisticians

101 1,230 67 1,358 33 -

Management analysts

606 1,499 351 1,651 255 1,315

Meeting, convention, and event planners

102 1,080 14 - 89 1,064

Fundraisers

72 1,152 17 - 55 1,152

Market research analysts and marketing specialists

258 1,174 110 1,357 149 1,061

Business operations specialists, all other

250 1,136 118 1,361 132 1,013

Accountants and auditors

1,512 1,173 622 1,389 890 1,065

Appraisers and assessors of real estate

55 1,074 35 - 20 -

Budget analysts

54 1,377 29 - 26 -

Credit analysts

27 - 13 - 15 -

Financial analysts

264 1,530 156 1,590 108 1,369

Personal financial advisors

398 1,425 267 1,662 131 979

Insurance underwriters

92 1,153 35 - 57 1,115

Financial examiners

15 - 8 - 7 -

Credit counselors and loan officers

320 1,070 127 1,332 193 958

Tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents

62 1,078 28 - 33 -

Tax preparers

56 791 18 - 39 -

Financial specialists, all other

36 - 11 - 24 -

Professional and related occupations

27,794 1,160 12,400 1,391 15,394 1,014

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,350 1,465 3,240 1,552 1,110 1,235

Computer and information research scientists

23 - 13 - 9 -

Computer systems analysts

522 1,409 311 1,495 211 1,270

Information security analysts

94 1,725 74 1,773 20 -

Computer programmers

423 1,483 333 1,539 89 1,363

Software developers, applications and systems software

1,439 1,792 1,174 1,863 265 1,543

Web developers

144 1,235 98 1,342 46 -

Computer support specialists

443 1,068 319 1,134 124 919

Database administrators

93 1,381 56 1,745 37 -

Network and computer systems administrators

193 1,395 155 1,396 38 -

Computer network architects

100 1,636 97 1,659 3 -

Computer occupations, all other

627 1,194 484 1,250 142 1,059

Actuaries

23 - 16 - 7 -

Mathematicians

2 - 2 - 0 -

Operations research analysts

146 1,396 71 1,570 74 1,205

Statisticians

77 1,433 36 - 41 -

Miscellaneous mathematical science occupations

2 - 1 - 1 -

Architecture and engineering occupations

2,936 1,478 2,494 1,518 442 1,307

Architects, except naval

196 1,453 150 1,650 46 -

Surveyors, cartographers, and photogrammetrists

30 - 25 - 5 -

Aerospace engineers

137 1,892 128 1,891 9 -

Agricultural engineers

3 - 3 - 0 -

Biomedical engineers

16 - 11 - 4 -

Chemical engineers

78 1,626 66 1,631 12 -

Civil engineers

393 1,494 332 1,524 61 1,343

Computer hardware engineers

73 1,771 60 1,793 13 -

Electrical and electronics engineers

276 1,803 245 1,772 30 -

Environmental engineers

32 - 21 - 11 -

Industrial engineers, including health and safety

213 1,496 168 1,520 46 -

Marine engineers and naval architects

7 - 7 - 0 -

Materials engineers

32 - 28 - 5 -

Mechanical engineers

337 1,534 311 1,533 26 -

Mining and geological engineers, including mining safety engineers

12 - 10 - 1 -

Nuclear engineers

7 - 7 - 0 -

Petroleum engineers

23 - 17 - 6 -

Engineers, all other

546 1,561 473 1,571 73 1,436

Drafters

122 1,126 100 1,149 21 -

Engineering technicians, except drafters

339 1,053 269 1,102 70 884

Surveying and mapping technicians

63 1,109 61 1,114 2 -

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,238 1,286 674 1,361 564 1,183

Agricultural and food scientists

25 - 14 - 10 -

Biological scientists

82 1,140 41 - 41 -

Conservation scientists and foresters

26 - 15 - 11 -

Medical scientists

162 1,378 82 1,383 80 1,270

Life scientists, all other

4 - 1 - 3 -

Astronomers and physicists

16 - 15 - 1 -

Atmospheric and space scientists

6 - 4 - 2 -

Chemists and materials scientists

98 1,425 56 1,451 41 -

Environmental scientists and geoscientists

80 1,639 51 1,746 30 -

Physical scientists, all other

270 1,529 147 1,565 122 1,409

Economists

29 - 18 - 12 -

Survey researchers

2 - 1 - 1 -

Psychologists

106 1,454 35 - 71 1,437

Sociologists

2 - 2 - 0 -

Urban and regional planners

34 - 18 - 16 -

Miscellaneous social scientists and related workers

27 - 18 - 9 -

Agricultural and food science technicians

30 - 20 - 10 -

Biological technicians

23 - 8 - 15 -

Chemical technicians

62 1,013 45 - 16 -

Geological and petroleum technicians

13 - 9 - 4 -

Nuclear technicians

6 - 4 - 2 -

Social science research assistants

4 - 0 - 4 -

Miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technicians

132 826 70 970 63 766

Community and social service occupations

2,165 900 747 976 1,418 857

Counselors

650 897 178 901 472 894

Social workers

714 906 122 935 591 900

Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists

90 881 36 - 55 858

Social and human service assistants

189 739 48 - 141 701

Miscellaneous community and social service specialists, including health educators and community health workers

68 829 17 - 51 791

Clergy

342 1,058 297 1,073 46 -

Directors, religious activities and education

61 844 36 - 25 -

Religious workers, all other

50 831 13 - 37 -

Legal occupations

1,379 1,443 568 1,896 811 1,192

Lawyers

781 1,901 444 2,105 337 1,753

Judicial law clerks

13 - 7 - 6 -

Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers

59 1,742 42 - 17 -

Paralegals and legal assistants

370 945 49 - 321 934

Miscellaneous legal support workers

156 957 26 - 130 904

Education, training, and library occupations

6,978 1,002 1,939 1,202 5,039 935

Postsecondary teachers

985 1,312 551 1,414 434 1,208

Preschool and kindergarten teachers

530 657 12 - 518 654

Elementary and middle school teachers

2,838 1,023 614 1,139 2,224 987

Secondary school teachers

917 1,139 392 1,226 524 1,091

Special education teachers

386 1,024 54 1,051 332 1,017

Other teachers and instructors

419 897 155 1,128 265 820

Archivists, curators, and museum technicians

42 - 18 - 24 -

Librarians

135 1,009 31 - 104 972

Library technicians

16 - 2 - 14 -

Teacher assistants

590 550 67 642 523 537

Other education, training, and library workers

120 1,049 44 - 77 956

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

1,778 1,066 1,013 1,161 765 943

Artists and related workers

70 1,209 43 - 27 -

Designers

600 1,012 327 1,172 273 857

Actors

17 - 11 - 6 -

Producers and directors

131 1,489 89 1,708 43 -

Athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers

149 898 104 1,031 45 -

Dancers and choreographers

9 - 4 - 5 -

Musicians, singers, and related workers

41 - 29 - 12 -

Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers, all other

24 - 10 - 13 -

Announcers

24 - 18 - 7 -

News analysts, reporters and correspondents

72 945 30 - 42 -

Public relations specialists

92 1,339 35 - 57 1,203

Editors

124 1,084 56 1,123 68 992

Technical writers

67 1,222 30 - 37 -

Writers and authors

106 1,137 50 1,171 57 1,045

Miscellaneous media and communication workers

53 809 25 - 28 -

Broadcast and sound engineering technicians and radio operators

81 1,150 71 1,160 10 -

Photographers

66 931 40 - 25 -

Television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors

46 - 38 - 8 -

Media and communication equipment workers, all other

5 - 3 - 2 -

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

6,970 1,124 1,724 1,341 5,246 1,068

Chiropractors

11 - 9 - 2 -

Dentists

41 - 16 - 25 -

Dietitians and nutritionists

88 991 8 - 80 996

Optometrists

19 - 6 - 13 -

Pharmacists

254 1,923 107 2,228 147 1,834

Physicians and surgeons

815 1,918 463 2,277 352 1,759

Physician assistants

97 1,747 31 - 66 1,640

Podiatrists

7 - 3 - 4 -

Audiologists

13 - 1 - 12 -

Occupational therapists

74 1,301 12 - 62 1,273

Physical therapists

182 1,317 64 1,341 118 1,297

Radiation therapists

11 - 3 - 8 -

Recreational therapists

5 - 1 - 3 -

Respiratory therapists

83 961 27 - 56 904

Speech-language pathologists

106 1,213 4 - 102 1,214

Exercise physiologists

5 - 1 - 3 -

Therapists, all other

142 983 29 - 114 947

Veterinarians

60 1,840 20 - 40 -

Registered nurses

2,536 1,150 283 1,260 2,253 1,143

Nurse anesthetists

30 - 13 - 17 -

Nurse midwives

5 - 0 - 5 -

Nurse practitioners

141 1,841 12 - 129 1,832

Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other

15 - 3 - 12 -

Clinical laboratory technologists and technicians

297 890 94 1,061 203 845

Dental hygienists

78 1,033 5 - 73 1,028

Diagnostic related technologists and technicians

271 1,162 85 1,404 186 1,041

Emergency medical technicians and paramedics

203 984 145 1,119 58 733

Health practitioner support technologists and technicians

469 710 98 858 371 678

Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses

501 815 62 817 438 814

Medical records and health information technicians

151 763 11 - 140 761

Opticians, dispensing

43 - 13 - 30 -

Miscellaneous health technologists and technicians

143 811 48 - 95 746

Other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

77 1,183 49 - 28 -

Service occupations

16,044 544 7,985 608 8,059 501

Healthcare support occupations

2,500 542 320 597 2,180 533

Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides

1,387 500 164 583 1,223 493

Occupational therapy assistants and aides

13 - 1 - 11 -

Physical therapist assistants and aides

47 - 15 - 33 -

Massage therapists

51 632 15 - 36 -

Dental assistants

215 608 12 - 203 602

Medical assistants

457 594 39 - 418 597

Medical transcriptionists

21 - 3 - 18 -

Pharmacy aides

25 - 11 - 14 -

Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers

37 - 4 - 33 -

Phlebotomists

97 635 16 - 82 639

Miscellaneous healthcare support occupations, including medical equipment preparers

150 587 40 - 110 603

Protective service occupations

2,739 852 2,204 894 535 690

First-line supervisors of correctional officers

50 899 38 - 12 -

First-line supervisors of police and detectives

94 1,348 81 1,347 13 -

First-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers

43 - 42 - 2 -

First-line supervisors of protective service workers, all other

69 953 58 938 11 -

Firefighters

272 1,123 264 1,136 8 -

Fire inspectors

22 - 22 - 0 -

Bailiffs, correctional officers, and jailers

390 771 284 825 106 669

Detectives and criminal investigators

142 1,256 110 1,291 32 -

Fish and game wardens

5 - 5 - 0 -

Parking enforcement workers

4 - 2 - 2 -

Police and sheriff's patrol officers

688 1,015 595 1,024 94 985

Transit and railroad police

6 - 4 - 2 -

Animal control workers

12 - 8 - 4 -

Private detectives and investigators

86 963 42 - 44 -

Security guards and gaming surveillance officers

740 596 570 616 170 548

Crossing guards

23 - 17 - 6 -

Transportation security screeners

43 - 32 - 11 -

Lifeguards and other recreational, and all other protective service workers

49 - 30 - 19 -

Food preparation and serving related occupations

4,465 484 2,359 502 2,106 459

Chefs and head cooks

382 634 310 655 72 514

First-line supervisors of food preparation and serving workers

427 537 200 613 227 500

Cooks

1,365 466 859 481 506 436

Food preparation workers

510 425 242 449 269 410

Bartenders

210 554 98 600 112 515

Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food

175 407 75 415 100 401

Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop

65 460 29 - 36 -

Waiters and waitresses

911 493 319 533 592 475

Food servers, nonrestaurant

88 473 28 - 59 468

Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers

134 458 79 444 55 481

Dishwashers

131 401 111 408 19 -

Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop

67 401 9 - 58 400

Food preparation and serving related workers, all other

1 - 1 - 1 -

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

3,641 522 2,373 573 1,268 463

First-line supervisors of housekeeping and janitorial workers

190 661 113 749 77 515

First-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers

111 723 102 760 9 -

Janitors and building cleaners

1,595 539 1,136 574 459 481

Maids and housekeeping cleaners

815 450 128 508 687 439

Pest control workers

94 616 89 617 5 -

Grounds maintenance workers

837 525 805 526 31 -

Personal care and service occupations

2,699 520 728 612 1,971 503

First-line supervisors of gaming workers

126 797 73 837 53 763

First-line supervisors of personal service workers

76 619 31 - 45 -

Animal trainers

23 - 16 - 7 -

Nonfarm animal caretakers

99 506 21 - 78 504

Gaming services workers

66 692 37 - 28 -

Motion picture projectionists

0 - 0 - 0 -

Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers

8 - 6 - 2 -

Miscellaneous entertainment attendants and related workers

74 517 39 - 36 -

Embalmers and funeral attendants

15 - 8 - 7 -

Morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors

22 - 19 - 3 -

Barbers

54 590 47 - 8 -

Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists

324 528 22 - 302 521

Miscellaneous personal appearance workers

235 567 48 - 187 538

Baggage porters, bellhops, and concierges

70 547 56 543 14 -

Tour and travel guides

21 - 14 - 6 -

Childcare workers

448 482 35 - 413 474

Personal care aides

735 486 127 520 608 479

Recreation and fitness workers

200 616 82 726 118 565

Residential advisors

27 - 10 - 17 -

Personal care and service workers, all other

76 570 37 - 40 -

Sales and office occupations

23,686 718 9,481 834 14,205 672

Sales and related occupations

9,953 763 5,598 934 4,355 609

First-line supervisors of retail sales workers

2,388 764 1,376 891 1,013 639

First-line supervisors of non-retail sales workers

815 1,062 541 1,151 274 965

Cashiers

1,360 438 378 493 982 422

Counter and rental clerks

78 607 48 - 31 -

Parts salespersons

115 786 108 800 7 -

Retail salespersons

1,896 615 1,160 704 736 523

Advertising sales agents

193 887 87 895 106 882

Insurance sales agents

440 897 198 1,058 242 795

Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents

231 1,332 154 1,416 77 911

Travel agents

57 665 10 - 47 -

Sales representatives, services, all other

458 1,147 339 1,332 120 902

Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing

1,105 1,157 796 1,222 308 956

Models, demonstrators, and product promoters

16 - 4 - 12 -

Real estate brokers and sales agents

488 953 219 1,159 269 818

Sales engineers

39 - 36 - 3 -

Telemarketers

37 - 11 - 27 -

Door-to-door sales workers, news and street vendors, and related workers

41 - 27 - 15 -

Sales and related workers, all other

195 971 107 1,147 89 799

Office and administrative support occupations

13,733 701 3,884 735 9,850 691

First-line supervisors of office and administrative support workers

1,261 867 408 987 854 819

Switchboard operators, including answering service

16 - 3 - 12 -

Telephone operators

35 - 9 - 27 -

Communications equipment operators, all other

5 - 4 - 2 -

Bill and account collectors

130 674 38 - 92 655

Billing and posting clerks

405 696 58 718 347 691

Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks

718 719 92 743 625 716

Gaming cage workers

11 - 0 - 11 -

Payroll and timekeeping clerks

103 765 13 - 89 767

Procurement clerks

29 - 14 - 15 -

Tellers

209 572 25 - 184 562

Financial clerks, all other

74 902 26 - 48 -

Brokerage clerks

5 - 2 - 3 -

Correspondence clerks

6 - 0 - 5 -

Court, municipal, and license clerks

79 738 17 - 62 718

Credit authorizers, checkers, and clerks

50 807 20 - 31 -

Customer service representatives

1,881 654 646 712 1,234 637

Eligibility interviewers, government programs

66 849 16 - 50 779

File clerks

135 704 26 - 109 706

Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks

84 486 35 - 49 -

Interviewers, except eligibility and loan

106 671 16 - 89 683

Library assistants, clerical

45 - 8 - 37 -

Loan interviewers and clerks

114 742 19 - 95 725

New accounts clerks

36 - 8 - 28 -

Order clerks

80 629 38 - 42 -

Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping

45 - 8 - 37 -

Receptionists and information clerks

892 602 66 652 826 599

Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks

99 739 43 - 56 691

Information and record clerks, all other

92 691 19 - 74 683

Cargo and freight agents

14 - 10 - 4 -

Couriers and messengers

155 725 131 751 24 -

Dispatchers

255 710 110 753 145 691

Meter readers, utilities

14 - 12 - 2 -

Postal service clerks

104 940 48 - 56 925

Postal service mail carriers

266 944 158 965 108 856

Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators

49 - 26 - 23 -

Production, planning, and expediting clerks

238 911 118 1,043 120 798

Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks

544 611 379 616 165 596

Stock clerks and order fillers

982 559 643 571 339 538

Weighers, measurers, checkers, and samplers, recordkeeping

43 - 22 - 21 -

Secretaries and administrative assistants

2,165 739 119 852 2,046 735

Computer operators

63 809 27 - 35 -

Data entry keyers

224 650 48 - 176 640

Word processors and typists

80 683 8 - 72 667

Desktop publishers

1 - 0 - 1 -

Insurance claims and policy processing clerks

223 714 34 - 189 711

Mail clerks and mail machine operators, except postal service

46 - 30 - 16 -

Office clerks, general

935 682 142 780 793 670

Office machine operators, except computer

27 - 10 - 17 -

Proofreaders and copy markers

6 - 2 - 4 -

Statistical assistants

17 - 7 - 10 -

Office and administrative support workers, all other

473 758 122 768 352 756

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

11,509 801 10,994 809 515 579

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

962 539 756 585 206 471

First-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers

51 711 47 - 4 -

Agricultural inspectors

14 - 10 - 4 -

Animal breeders

3 - 3 - 0 -

Graders and sorters, agricultural products

99 500 32 - 67 487

Miscellaneous agricultural workers

701 517 574 553 127 453

Fishers and related fishing workers

21 - 21 - 0 -

Hunters and trappers

2 - 0 - 1 -

Forest and conservation workers

25 - 23 - 2 -

Logging workers

47 - 46 - 1 -

Construction and extraction occupations

6,147 796 5,987 796 160 802

First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers

520 1,158 506 1,166 14 -

Boilermakers

15 - 15 - 0 -

Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons

121 787 121 787 0 -

Carpenters

870 789 851 789 19 -

Carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers

115 631 114 628 1 -

Cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers

47 - 45 - 2 -

Construction laborers

1,443 670 1,400 667 43 -

Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators

12 - 12 - 0 -

Pile-driver operators

2 - 2 - 0 -

Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators

324 868 318 868 6 -

Drywall installers, ceiling tile installers, and tapers

114 634 112 628 1 -

Electricians

726 979 711 974 15 -

Glaziers

39 - 39 - 0 -

Insulation workers

52 768 49 - 3 -

Painters, construction and maintenance

347 683 328 689 20 -

Paperhangers

1 - 1 - 0 -

Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters

497 866 489 865 8 -

Plasterers and stucco masons

24 - 24 - 0 -

Reinforcing iron and rebar workers

13 - 13 - 0 -

Roofers

174 621 174 621 0 -

Sheet metal workers

136 865 132 866 3 -

Structural iron and steel workers

43 - 41 - 2 -

Solar photovoltaic installers

7 - 7 - 0 -

Helpers, construction trades

57 621 53 627 4 -

Construction and building inspectors

63 974 60 1,068 4 -

Elevator installers and repairers

38 - 38 - 0 -

Fence erectors

26 - 25 - 1 -

Hazardous materials removal workers

27 - 20 - 6 -

Highway maintenance workers

91 761 88 770 4 -

Rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators

10 - 10 - 0 -

Septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners

6 - 6 - 0 -

Miscellaneous construction and related workers

15 - 14 - 1 -

Derrick, rotary drill, and service unit operators, oil, gas, and mining

27 - 27 - 0 -

Earth drillers, except oil and gas

17 - 17 - 0 -

Explosives workers, ordnance handling experts, and blasters

12 - 12 - 0 -

Mining machine operators

49 - 49 - 0 -

Roof bolters, mining

2 - 2 - 0 -

Roustabouts, oil and gas

4 - 4 - 0 -

Helpers--extraction workers

5 - 5 - 1 -

Other extraction workers

54 900 52 907 2 -

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,400 878 4,251 883 149 736

First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers

244 1,092 225 1,089 19 -

Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers

173 819 156 833 17 -

Radio and telecommunications equipment installers and repairers

121 1,010 113 1,069 8 -

Avionics technicians

7 - 7 - 0 -

Electric motor, power tool, and related repairers

30 - 30 - 0 -

Electrical and electronics installers and repairers, transportation equipment

1 - 1 - 0 -

Electrical and electronics repairers, industrial and utility

14 - 14 - 0 -

Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles

11 - 11 - 0 -

Electronic home entertainment equipment installers and repairers

38 - 38 - 0 -

Security and fire alarm systems installers

71 945 68 943 3 -

Aircraft mechanics and service technicians

153 1,169 146 1,175 6 -

Automotive body and related repairers

124 821 122 832 1 -

Automotive glass installers and repairers

21 - 21 - 0 -

Automotive service technicians and mechanics

752 761 737 764 15 -

Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists

367 887 362 887 4 -

Heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics

177 993 173 1,005 4 -

Small engine mechanics

26 - 26 - 0 -

Miscellaneous vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers

64 613 64 613 0 -

Control and valve installers and repairers

25 - 25 - 0 -

Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers

376 830 369 832 7 -

Home appliance repairers

26 - 26 - 0 -

Industrial and refractory machinery mechanics

395 923 379 932 16 -

Maintenance and repair workers, general

511 828 490 834 20 -

Maintenance workers, machinery

25 - 25 - 0 -

Millwrights

40 - 39 - 1 -

Electrical power-line installers and repairers

132 1,191 132 1,191 0 -

Telecommunications line installers and repairers

187 879 181 876 5 -

Precision instrument and equipment repairers

44 - 34 - 10 -

Wind turbine service technicians

6 - 6 - 0 -

Coin, vending, and amusement machine servicers and repairers

24 - 23 - 1 -

Commercial divers

0 - 0 - 0 -

Locksmiths and safe repairers

20 - 18 - 2 -

Manufactured building and mobile home installers

3 - 3 - 0 -

Riggers

13 - 13 - 0 -

Signal and track switch repairers

11 - 11 - 0 -

Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers

15 - 14 - 2 -

Other installation, maintenance, and repair workers

156 774 150 772 6 -

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

14,825 692 11,705 736 3,119 545

Production occupations

7,589 701 5,545 769 2,044 564

First-line supervisors of production and operating workers

722 966 588 1,007 133 716

Aircraft structure, surfaces, rigging, and systems assemblers

1 - 0 - 1 -

Electrical, electronics, and electromechanical assemblers

123 624 73 682 50 587

Engine and other machine assemblers

14 - 11 - 2 -

Structural metal fabricators and fitters

25 - 24 - 1 -

Miscellaneous assemblers and fabricators

957 630 595 700 362 559

Bakers

135 472 67 488 68 464

Butchers and other meat, poultry, and fish processing workers

259 587 196 621 63 487

Food and tobacco roasting, baking, and drying machine operators and tenders

7 - 4 - 3 -

Food batchmakers

70 575 32 - 38 -

Food cooking machine operators and tenders

8 - 3 - 5 -

Food processing workers, all other

171 676 119 701 52 545

Computer control programmers and operators

100 868 88 912 12 -

Extruding and drawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

18 - 17 - 1 -

Forging machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

9 - 8 - 1 -

Rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

9 - 6 - 2 -

Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

84 665 74 688 9 -

Drilling and boring machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

7 - 7 - 0 -

Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

40 - 35 - 4 -

Lathe and turning machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

14 - 13 - 1 -

Milling and planing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

5 - 3 - 2 -

Machinists

343 831 326 834 16 -

Metal furnace operators, tenders, pourers, and casters

23 - 20 - 3 -

Model makers and patternmakers, metal and plastic

3 - 1 - 3 -

Molders and molding machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

43 - 38 - 5 -

Multiple machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

5 - 4 - 1 -

Tool and die makers

59 1,007 56 1,021 3 -

Welding, soldering, and brazing workers

541 812 517 821 24 -

Heat treating equipment setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

2 - 1 - 1 -

Layout workers, metal and plastic

11 - 11 - 0 -

Plating and coating machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

16 - 14 - 2 -

Tool grinders, filers, and sharpeners

7 - 7 - 0 -

Metal workers and plastic workers, all other

381 654 303 679 78 574

Prepress technicians and workers

13 - 8 - 4 -

Printing press operators

151 758 126 789 26 -

Print binding and finishing workers

8 - 4 - 4 -

Laundry and dry-cleaning workers

106 450 27 - 79 443

Pressers, textile, garment, and related materials

19 - 10 - 9 -

Sewing machine operators

157 519 49 - 108 521

Shoe and leather workers and repairers

1 - 0 - 1 -

Shoe machine operators and tenders

3 - 2 - 1 -

Tailors, dressmakers, and sewers

31 - 10 - 21 -

Textile bleaching and dyeing machine operators and tenders

0 - 0 - 0 -

Textile cutting machine setters, operators, and tenders

6 - 2 - 4 -

Textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders

17 - 8 - 9 -

Textile winding, twisting, and drawing out machine setters, operators, and tenders

12 - 4 - 8 -

Extruding and forming machine setters, operators, and tenders, synthetic and glass fibers

0 - 0 - 0 -

Fabric and apparel patternmakers

1 - 0 - 1 -

Upholsterers

22 - 18 - 4 -

Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers, all other

19 - 10 - 9 -

Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters

38 - 36 - 2 -

Furniture finishers

8 - 7 - 1 -

Model makers and patternmakers, wood

1 - 1 - 0 -

Sawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, wood

26 - 26 - 0 -

Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing

16 - 12 - 4 -

Woodworkers, all other

19 - 15 - 4 -

Power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers

47 - 45 - 2 -

Stationary engineers and boiler operators

76 1,088 72 1,142 4 -

Water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators

107 907 102 910 5 -

Miscellaneous plant and system operators

41 - 34 - 6 -

Chemical processing machine setters, operators, and tenders

58 877 55 879 3 -

Crushing, grinding, polishing, mixing, and blending workers

70 771 62 795 8 -

Cutting workers

51 521 40 - 12 -

Extruding, forming, pressing, and compacting machine setters, operators, and tenders

13 - 10 - 3 -

Furnace, kiln, oven, drier, and kettle operators and tenders

5 - 5 - 0 -

Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers

717 765 443 853 275 637

Jewelers and precious stone and metal workers

24 - 20 - 5 -

Medical, dental, and ophthalmic laboratory technicians

57 598 16 - 40 -

Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders

275 553 128 598 147 516

Painting workers

131 693 117 705 14 -

Photographic process workers and processing machine operators

23 - 16 - 7 -

Semiconductor processors

2 - 0 - 2 -

Adhesive bonding machine operators and tenders

4 - 4 - 0 -

Cleaning, washing, and metal pickling equipment operators and tenders

10 - 8 - 2 -

Cooling and freezing equipment operators and tenders

2 - 1 - 1 -

Etchers and engravers

5 - 3 - 2 -

Molders, shapers, and casters, except metal and plastic

25 - 21 - 4 -

Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders

28 - 23 - 5 -

Tire builders

10 - 10 - 0 -

Helpers--production workers

30 - 19 - 11 -

Production workers, all other

890 663 653 716 238 570

Transportation and material moving occupations

7,236 681 6,160 710 1,075 514

Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers

192 881 160 919 31 -

Aircraft pilots and flight engineers

112 1,736 105 1,750 7 -

Air traffic controllers and airfield operations specialists

16 - 11 - 5 -

Flight attendants

71 860 20 - 51 873

Ambulance drivers and attendants, except emergency medical technicians

8 - 7 - 1 -

Bus drivers

356 605 209 671 148 517

Driver/sales workers and truck drivers

2,828 797 2,689 807 139 589

Taxi drivers and chauffeurs

362 604 308 623 54 453

Motor vehicle operators, all other

33 - 28 - 5 -

Locomotive engineers and operators

43 - 36 - 7 -

Railroad brake, signal, and switch operators

5 - 5 - 0 -

Railroad conductors and yardmasters

42 - 39 - 2 -

Subway, streetcar, and other rail transportation workers

9 - 7 - 2 -

Sailors and marine oilers

19 - 19 - 0 -

Ship and boat captains and operators

29 - 29 - 0 -

Ship engineers

3 - 3 - 0 -

Bridge and lock tenders

5 - 3 - 2 -

Parking lot attendants

65 560 49 - 16 -

Automotive and watercraft service attendants

80 514 73 535 7 -

Transportation inspectors

41 - 33 - 8 -

Transportation attendants, except flight attendants

21 - 11 - 10 -

Other transportation workers

20 - 19 - 1 -

Conveyor operators and tenders

1 - 1 - 0 -

Crane and tower operators

52 902 51 898 1 -

Dredge, excavating, and loading machine operators

29 - 28 - 1 -

Hoist and winch operators

6 - 6 - 0 -

Industrial truck and tractor operators

584 624 538 632 46 -

Cleaners of vehicles and equipment

237 530 197 531 40 -

Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand

1,450 578 1,196 595 254 500

Machine feeders and offbearers

29 - 14 - 15 -

Packers and packagers, hand

368 480 158 500 210 462

Pumping station operators

19 - 19 - 0 -

Refuse and recyclable material collectors

56 522 49 - 7 -

Mine shuttle car operators

0 - 0 - 0 -

Tank car, truck, and ship loaders

6 - 6 - 0 -

Material moving workers, all other

41 - 34 - 6 -

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 50,000).

 

Last Modified Date: January 19, 2018