May 2013 Wages in Alaska
 Alaska Statewide

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These wage data are grouped into 22 occupational groupings. Click on the following group title to go to those occupations.

 

Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

Management
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers 40.07 41.88 43.69 25.84 38.92 59.19
11-2011 Advertising and Promotions Managers 31.80 36.86 41.92 20.90 33.57 56.93
11-9041 Architectural and Engineering Managers 65.07 72.77 80.47 45.67 64.35 (1)
11-1011 Chief Executives 79.02 83.09 87.16 47.10 76.40 (1)
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 50.45 52.30 54.15 37.35 51.96 68.75
11-9021 Construction Managers 52.12 55.26 58.40 32.30 50.57 85.52
11-9039 Education Administrators, All Other 33.88 37.48 41.08 21.40 38.62 53.29
11-9032 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 92,383 97,950 103,517 72,840 100,550 123,230
11-9033 Education Administrators, Postsecondary 44.35 50.37 56.39 26.79 46.53 80.28
11-9031 Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 23.01 24.55 26.09 16.37 24.56 32.71
11-3031 Financial Managers 49.50 52.92 56.34 28.82 47.91 85.05
11-9051 Food Service Managers 23.14 25.16 27.18 15.52 23.82 36.51
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 47.90 49.15 50.40 23.85 42.82 82.96
11-3121 Human Resources Managers 49.33 51.45 53.57 35.10 49.79 69.71
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers 42.61 48.50 54.39 28.81 42.02 78.31
11-9081 Lodging Managers 28.09 36.92 45.75 16.92 30.56 74.91
11-9199 Managers, All Other 46.08 49.16 52.24 24.55 44.81 77.47
11-2021 Marketing Managers 37.64 39.91 42.18 22.36 39.61 59.19
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers 50.88 53.83 56.78 32.46 49.58 80.88
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers 47.16 48.39 49.62 37.34 46.98 60.93
11-9131 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents 24.50 24.94 25.38 16.11 24.87 36.95
11-9141 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 26.38 28.87 31.36 14.85 26.87 45.31
11-2031 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers 42.93 46.68 50.43 28.97 44.37 66.69
11-3061 Purchasing Managers 51.70 57.19 62.68 32.06 55.35 85.89
11-2022 Sales Managers 41.62 48.91 56.20 24.03 39.07 (1)
11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers 30.27 32.09 33.91 20.25 29.19 47.92
11-3131 Training and Development Managers 43.80 47.53 51.26 27.15 43.91 78.40
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 41.74 43.27 44.80 27.34 38.78 63.33

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Business and Financial Operations
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors 34.56 35.82 37.08 23.05 33.67 53.05
13-2021 Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate 30.69 32.40 34.11 20.55 32.20 46.97
13-2031 Budget Analysts 37.90 40.27 42.64 27.40 37.18 61.68
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other 35.92 37.01 38.10 24.78 35.17 51.83
13-1031 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators 30.11 31.86 33.61 19.65 32.52 44.83
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 32.02 33.26 34.50 22.70 33.14 43.34
13-1041 Compliance Officers 32.47 34.36 36.25 24.23 33.54 45.77
13-1051 Cost Estimators 36.92 39.47 42.02 21.83 38.72 55.51
13-2051 Financial Analysts 44.88 47.29 49.70 31.29 44.83 68.36
13-2061 Financial Examiners 28.22 29.55 30.88 17.01 28.82 41.91
13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other 25.54 30.64 35.74 15.85 28.82 47.27
13-1131 Fundraisers 22.22 25.29 28.36 14.09 25.16 35.74
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists 27.84 29.27 30.70 18.94 27.40 43.52
13-2053 Insurance Underwriters 30.43 32.81 35.19 20.87 30.88 49.31
13-1075 Labor Relations Specialists 32.86 36.27 39.68 21.81 37.24 48.41
13-2072 Loan Officers 30.77 33.82 36.87 19.56 30.38 51.60
13-1081 Logisticians 38.16 40.04 41.92 25.75 38.00 55.35
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 28.11 30.44 32.77 16.12 28.77 51.25
13-1121 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 21.01 24.75 28.49 15.12 20.65 43.37
13-2052 Personal Financial Advisors 30.98 38.07 45.16 14.72 34.24 46.00
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 32.58 34.19 35.80 21.10 33.05 50.24
13-2081 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents 39.42 40.70 41.98 26.49 37.64 53.00
13-2082 Tax Preparers 21.39 24.51 27.63 15.08 25.19 36.93
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists 29.01 30.82 32.63 17.47 29.37 45.27
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products 24.42 26.61 28.80 14.63 25.75 40.24

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Computer and Mathematical
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
15-1143 Computer Network Architects 41.54 45.66 49.78 27.39 42.49 71.71
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists 28.47 30.19 31.91 19.19 28.74 43.58
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other 35.43 39.37 43.31 24.57 40.33 52.92
15-1131 Computer Programmers 36.66 37.77 38.88 26.32 37.29 49.88
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts 34.78 36.88 38.98 24.23 35.92 53.27
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists 24.48 25.90 27.32 16.98 24.79 37.24
15-1141 Database Administrators 33.57 35.59 37.61 20.48 36.91 49.78
15-1122 Information Security Analysts 33.38 37.09 40.80 20.41 37.62 54.63
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 35.54 36.62 37.70 24.55 35.24 51.74
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts 29.32 35.02 40.72 17.75 31.87 55.29
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications 37.98 40.02 42.06 26.31 37.44 57.61
15-1133 Software Developers, Systems Software 40.74 43.20 45.66 31.52 42.11 58.75
15-2041 Statisticians 40.31 43.93 47.55 31.43 44.99 56.40
15-1134 Web Developers 26.51 30.45 34.39 15.66 28.55 47.21

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Architecture and Engineering
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
17-1011 Architects, Except Landscape and Naval 34.63 38.64 42.65 24.28 38.04 55.85
17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters 23.62 32.29 40.96 18.65 26.11 65.57
17-1021 Cartographers and Photogrammetrists 29.95 31.49 33.03 21.98 30.72 42.15
17-2041 Chemical Engineers 53.26 60.09 66.92 28.49 57.21 87.34
17-3022 Civil Engineering Technicians 31.33 32.54 33.75 22.60 31.65 43.91
17-2051 Civil Engineers 45.99 47.29 48.59 32.31 46.48 64.32
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers 39.97 43.28 46.59 30.75 42.42 58.43
17-3019 Drafters, All Other 24.81 26.69 28.57 17.34 26.37 36.74
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians 31.83 35.36 38.89 23.90 33.97 51.96
17-3012 Electrical and Electronics Drafters 27.62 29.91 32.20 21.58 29.85 39.45
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 47.52 51.56 55.60 31.68 50.00 71.97
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 46.99 51.42 55.85 37.06 49.68 70.84
17-3029 Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 32.37 33.76 35.15 21.97 33.94 45.32
17-2199 Engineers, All Other 54.84 58.63 62.42 34.87 56.72 81.42
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians 24.63 25.90 27.17 19.55 25.09 34.68
17-2081 Environmental Engineers 44.26 46.93 49.60 29.15 44.66 63.20
17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 49.31 52.07 54.83 34.00 52.40 71.79
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians 39.42 42.59 45.76 28.65 42.38 56.15
17-2112 Industrial Engineers 47.91 52.32 56.73 32.00 48.76 80.94
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters 28.94 37.45 45.96 23.58 35.26 55.20
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians 28.59 31.49 34.39 21.06 31.47 43.53
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers (2) (3) (2) 31.90 48.60 (1)
17-2151 Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers 52.27 59.90 67.53 35.93 54.85 (1)
17-2171 Petroleum Engineers 69.84 77.09 84.34 40.53 67.34 (1)
17-3031 Surveying and Mapping Technicians 25.34 27.09 28.84 18.25 27.80 35.58
17-1022 Surveyors 33.99 35.82 37.65 23.97 36.83 45.78

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Life, Physical, and Social Science
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
19-3091 Anthropologists and Archeologists 33.38 35.03 36.68 24.01 34.16 47.04
19-2021 Atmospheric and Space Scientists 41.71 43.06 44.41 30.57 40.95 55.86
19-1029 Biological Scientists, All Other 33.96 34.92 35.88 20.36 36.13 46.98
19-4021 Biological Technicians 19.77 20.21 20.65 15.72 20.14 25.81
19-4031 Chemical Technicians 24.74 26.23 27.72 19.59 25.94 34.44
19-2031 Chemists 37.25 39.91 42.57 26.30 38.04 56.16
19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 29.77 31.37 32.97 21.73 29.64 44.14
19-1031 Conservation Scientists 42.13 43.67 45.21 26.58 40.95 62.53
19-3011 Economists 40.35 42.25 44.15 31.26 42.25 54.25
19-4091 Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health 18.75 20.48 22.21 12.86 19.05 33.36
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 30.24 33.31 36.38 18.97 28.95 51.46
19-1032 Foresters 31.46 32.28 33.10 24.78 32.15 42.40
19-4041 Geological and Petroleum Technicians 25.27 27.77 30.27 19.06 25.43 41.94
19-2042 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 50.41 57.77 65.13 25.84 48.84 (1)
19-2043 Hydrologists 37.57 39.02 40.47 30.15 38.55 50.12
19-1022 Microbiologists 28.65 31.49 34.33 21.15 30.86 44.60
19-2099 Physical Scientists, All Other 36.07 36.94 37.81 18.02 36.44 55.85
19-3099 Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other 32.34 33.59 34.84 23.40 33.15 44.32
19-1013 Soil and Plant Scientists 33.33 34.55 35.77 24.92 33.15 46.97
19-3051 Urban and Regional Planners 35.96 37.50 39.04 24.86 37.15 50.59
19-1023 Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 32.11 33.35 34.59 21.70 32.65 46.97

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Community and Social Services
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
21-1021 Child, Family, and School Social Workers 20.95 22.17 23.39 13.01 21.49 32.98
21-2011 Clergy 19.91 22.12 24.33 12.37 22.35 34.16
21-1099 Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other 20.28 22.48 24.68 10.39 22.00 33.98
21-1094 Community Health Workers 18.35 19.50 20.65 15.05 18.05 27.62
21-1019 Counselors, All Other 24.55 26.75 28.95 19.71 26.38 35.57
21-2021 Directors, Religious Activities and Education 16.46 17.67 18.88 9.30 17.01 26.27
21-1012 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 30.46 32.63 34.80 19.97 31.05 46.42
21-1091 Health Educators 25.51 27.22 28.93 16.29 26.14 39.90
21-1022 Healthcare Social Workers 20.23 22.82 25.41 8.83 23.09 36.15
21-1013 Marriage and Family Therapists 17.64 21.37 25.10 12.92 18.13 34.69
21-1023 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers 19.83 20.77 21.71 13.75 20.03 28.56
21-1014 Mental Health Counselors 25.87 27.43 28.99 15.63 27.08 40.21
21-1015 Rehabilitation Counselors 25.28 26.64 28.00 16.60 27.14 35.49
21-2099 Religious Workers, All Other 13.68 18.36 23.04 9.03 16.35 31.23
21-1093 Social and Human Service Assistants 16.92 18.01 19.10 12.32 17.22 25.54
21-1029 Social Workers, All Other 26.87 29.73 32.59 18.07 28.08 43.24
21-1011 Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors 21.90 23.41 24.92 14.65 23.01 33.78

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Legal
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
23-1023 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates 64.16 69.47 74.78 44.01 74.77 (1)
23-1011 Lawyers 52.37 57.93 63.49 34.34 52.47 88.00
23-2099 Legal Support Workers, All Other 14.26 17.69 21.12 8.57 14.69 29.30
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants 26.59 28.85 31.11 20.02 28.35 40.03
23-2093 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers 28.47 29.57 30.67 22.12 29.07 38.19

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Education, Training, and Library
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
25-3011 Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 18.65 21.09 23.53 13.75 19.50 31.14
25-1062 Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 72,214 77,860 83,506 56,960 79,210 96,000
25-1011 Business Teachers, Postsecondary 46,400 61,940 77,480 40,720 47,200 92,160
25-2023 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School 55,571 61,210 66,849 42,420 60,120 86,040
25-2032 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 69,986 74,050 78,114 52,040 75,440 94,420
25-1122 Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 65,067 72,610 80,153 51,130 75,760 94,760
25-1111 Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary 71,536 82,350 93,164 51,830 79,560 117,310
25-1081 Education Teachers, Postsecondary 78,105 82,640 87,175 59,010 83,730 102,190
25-9099 Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other 9.88 12.44 15.00 8.21 9.11 23.45
25-2021 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 64,687 70,190 75,693 49,780 67,270 96,360
25-1123 English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 80,222 85,770 91,318 66,330 84,320 104,800
25-9031 Instructional Coordinators 30.07 31.49 32.91 19.03 32.45 43.78
25-2012 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 58,257 65,010 71,763 48,830 60,150 90,020
25-4021 Librarians 29.63 31.55 33.47 17.65 32.22 44.17
25-4031 Library Technicians 19.59 20.52 21.45 14.57 20.42 27.74
25-1022 Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 79,875 87,040 94,205 64,520 86,570 115,820
25-2022 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 64,416 69,600 74,784 49,400 69,400 92,100
25-4013 Museum Technicians and Conservators 23.56 24.27 24.98 16.01 24.30 32.42
25-1072 Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 69,924 78,030 86,136 54,440 81,320 97,020
25-2011 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 15.98 17.30 18.62 10.35 16.84 24.71
25-2031 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 66,027 71,040 76,053 51,750 69,060 94,640
25-3021 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 22.44 25.21 27.98 11.18 27.37 35.70
25-1069 Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other 53,703 62,670 71,637 38,700 63,710 87,060
25-2059 Special Education Teachers, All Other 41,915 48,360 54,805 22,840 51,050 70,080
25-2052 Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 58,020 65,030 72,040 40,160 63,110 95,840
25-2053 Special Education Teachers, Middle School 62,150 67,010 71,870 49,180 63,490 92,830
25-2051 Special Education Teachers, Preschool 61,088 63,710 66,332 44,840 64,650 84,770
25-2054 Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 66,637 72,460 78,283 52,040 70,070 97,280
25-3098 Substitute Teacher 18.56 21.46 24.36 14.11 20.12 32.94
25-9041 Teacher Assistants 34,476 36,630 38,784 23,940 35,540 51,990
25-3099 Teachers and Instructors, All Other 53,042 59,320 65,598 33,550 55,840 90,040
25-1194 Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 35.31 39.06 42.81 29.72 38.97 50.85

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Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
27-1019 Artists and Related Workers, All Other 23.38 24.04 24.70 16.44 21.05 39.75
27-4011 Audio and Video Equipment Technicians 18.82 20.60 22.38 14.67 20.12 28.59
27-4012 Broadcast Technicians 17.24 18.99 20.74 9.55 19.45 25.48
27-2022 Coaches and Scouts 39,258 42,780 46,302 26,690 42,160 58,720
27-1012 Craft Artists 15.92 19.42 22.92 8.80 15.00 36.78
27-2031 Dancers 11.00 14.68 18.36 8.22 12.86 22.94
27-3041 Editors 25.70 28.13 30.56 17.25 26.72 38.33
27-1023 Floral Designers 12.12 13.24 14.36 9.22 12.97 18.11
27-1024 Graphic Designers 22.34 25.77 29.20 13.94 22.26 42.99
27-1025 Interior Designers 27.43 29.51 31.59 24.26 28.64 36.19
27-3091 Interpreters and Translators 22.38 24.18 25.98 16.78 22.62 32.39
27-4099 Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other 17.10 24.42 31.74 8.60 21.63 47.88
27-3099 Media and Communication Workers, All Other 24.33 25.43 26.53 19.16 24.79 32.65
27-4021 Photographers 12.34 16.52 20.70 8.71 15.97 26.99
27-2012 Producers and Directors 22.97 25.03 27.09 15.86 23.98 38.23
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists 28.14 30.28 32.42 18.54 28.07 43.89
27-3011 Radio and Television Announcers 16.99 20.53 24.07 10.92 20.44 32.42
27-3022 Reporters and Correspondents 19.53 21.60 23.67 15.00 21.13 30.86
27-3042 Technical Writers 29.06 31.60 34.14 21.02 28.33 44.88
27-3043 Writers and Authors 28.57 30.29 32.01 20.26 30.68 41.23

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Healthcare Practitioner and Technical
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
29-1061 Anesthesiologists (2)(1)(2) (1)(1)(1)
29-2031 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 33.84 35.44 37.04 19.74 38.75 46.28
29-1011 Chiropractors 48.29 73.50 98.71 38.60 56.65 (1)
29-2021 Dental Hygienists 32.29 35.34 38.39 23.57 36.21 45.41
29-1021 Dentists, General 85.17 100.31 115.45 62.60 (1) (1)
29-2032 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 37.21 38.65 40.09 30.50 39.63 46.28
29-2051 Dietetic Technicians 17.19 18.50 19.81 14.09 17.88 24.26
29-1031 Dietitians and Nutritionists 28.32 30.03 31.74 17.21 31.13 40.80
29-2041 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 20.22 23.22 26.22 12.11 23.38 36.19
29-1062 Family and General Practitioners 90.28 99.66 109.04 56.08 (1) (1)
29-1199 Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other 30.85 35.12 39.39 21.25 31.83 44.91
29-2099 Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other 23.15 24.44 25.73 16.22 22.95 35.60
29-9099 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other 24.08 27.78 31.48 16.36 26.55 42.06
29-1063 Internists, General 86.09 100.23 114.37 43.90 (1) (1)
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 25.26 25.97 26.68 19.50 25.76 33.45
29-2035 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 34.50 36.43 38.36 28.81 37.58 44.59
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 23.35 26.29 29.23 16.66 24.06 41.77
29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists 29.93 31.47 33.01 18.25 32.51 42.61
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 19.49 20.29 21.09 14.97 19.53 27.96
29-1151 Nurse Anesthetists 51.19 72.10 93.01 46.96 53.80 (1)
29-1161 Nurse Midwives 44.27 45.98 47.69 36.65 44.04 63.11
29-1171 Nurse Practitioners 50.27 53.75 57.23 36.17 51.11 70.71
29-1064 Obstetricians and Gynecologists 95.27 118.78 142.29 82.95 (1) (1)
29-9011 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 33.15 35.44 37.73 18.84 35.35 51.99
29-9012 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 28.63 31.74 34.85 15.37 34.09 43.49
29-1122 Occupational Therapists 36.77 38.66 40.55 26.30 38.80 52.74
29-2057 Ophthalmic Medical Technicians 21.00 22.50 24.00 18.62 21.33 31.53
29-2081 Opticians, Dispensing 19.11 21.23 23.35 12.91 22.62 28.27
29-1041 Optometrists 62.34 85.00 107.66 49.83 80.24 (1)
29-1065 Pediatricians, General 79.93 93.49 107.05 48.27 88.70 (1)
29-1051 Pharmacists 62.71 63.96 65.21 54.26 64.98 77.62
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians 18.26 19.00 19.74 13.90 18.90 24.96
29-1123 Physical Therapists 41.80 46.54 51.28 32.43 44.76 65.88
29-1071 Physician Assistants 47.49 49.53 51.57 35.17 49.11 66.36
29-1069 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 70.81 82.07 93.33 24.66 88.07 (1)
29-2053 Psychiatric Technicians 16.36 18.92 21.48 12.46 17.22 28.09
29-1066 Psychiatrists 89.62 102.25 114.88 45.01 (1) (1)
29-2034 Radiologic Technologists 32.36 33.14 33.92 25.29 33.25 42.42
29-1141 Registered Nurses 39.11 40.21 41.31 29.67 40.08 53.26
29-1126 Respiratory Therapists 32.23 33.07 33.91 26.45 33.09 41.58
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists 36.30 38.41 40.52 25.58 37.99 54.32
29-1067 Surgeons (2)(1)(2) (1)(1)(1)
29-2055 Surgical Technologists 24.46 25.35 26.24 18.39 25.34 33.59
29-1131 Veterinarians 37.12 41.33 45.54 30.31 40.94 55.01
29-2056 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 16.93 18.57 20.21 15.07 18.78 22.45

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Healthcare Support
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
31-9091 Dental Assistants 19.40 20.83 22.26 13.81 21.21 27.91
31-9099 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other 17.57 18.67 19.77 12.61 17.95 25.81
31-1011 Home Health Aides 12.16 13.00 13.84 9.71 12.85 17.15
31-9011 Massage Therapists 39.71 42.55 45.39 24.60 46.02 55.86
31-9092 Medical Assistants 18.44 19.04 19.64 14.52 18.60 25.11
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers 18.99 19.68 20.37 15.37 18.70 26.28
31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists 15.76 18.74 21.72 12.12 18.51 27.27
31-1014 Nursing Assistants 16.64 17.04 17.44 13.28 16.89 21.30
31-1015 Orderlies 13.89 14.88 15.87 10.68 15.02 18.80
31-9095 Pharmacy Aides 16.51 19.44 22.37 13.76 18.06 27.16
31-9097 Phlebotomists 17.66 19.33 21.00 14.77 18.80 23.06
31-2022 Physical Therapist Aides 14.76 17.26 19.76 10.13 18.07 22.16
31-2021 Physical Therapist Assistants 27.23 30.66 34.09 18.91 31.10 41.83
31-1013 Psychiatric Aides 17.41 18.42 19.43 10.29 18.97 26.41
31-9096 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 12.12 13.09 14.06 9.75 12.99 17.06

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Protective Service
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
33-9011 Animal Control Workers 20.30 21.84 23.38 16.18 21.39 28.31
33-3012 Correctional Officers and Jailers 26.76 27.68 28.60 19.85 27.33 34.80
33-3021 Detectives and Criminal Investigators 50.99 52.85 54.71 37.34 55.49 68.03
33-2011 Firefighters 20.55 23.34 26.13 9.74 24.45 35.02
33-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers 38.52 41.62 44.72 31.64 40.37 54.64
33-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 36.52 39.13 41.74 26.29 37.82 53.87
33-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 41.71 44.04 46.37 21.04 46.24 61.09
33-1099 First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other 28.28 30.75 33.22 20.17 30.08 43.05
33-9092 Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service 13.34 14.11 14.88 8.86 14.43 19.97
33-3051 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 34.45 35.57 36.69 25.02 36.08 45.02
33-9099 Protective Service Workers, All Other 20.01 21.17 22.33 12.89 20.36 29.89
33-9032 Security Guards 15.06 17.11 19.16 9.72 15.45 27.87
33-9093 Transportation Security Screeners 19.53 20.16 20.79 15.29 19.88 25.45

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Food Preparation and Serving Related
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
35-3011 Bartenders 11.35 11.93 12.51 8.61 11.38 16.68
35-1011 Chefs and Head Cooks 20.09 23.02 25.95 13.39 20.44 39.07
35-3021 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 10.02 10.69 11.36 8.26 9.82 15.74
35-2019 Cooks, All Other 14.93 15.90 16.87 12.04 16.18 18.16
35-2011 Cooks, Fast Food 9.76 10.61 11.46 8.19 9.46 15.86
35-2012 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 16.67 17.46 18.25 11.45 17.00 23.94
35-2014 Cooks, Restaurant 12.89 13.78 14.67 9.89 13.31 18.62
35-2015 Cooks, Short Order 12.02 12.80 13.58 9.95 12.80 16.19
35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 9.71 10.06 10.41 8.16 9.31 13.52
35-9011 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 9.60 10.22 10.84 8.22 9.83 13.13
35-9021 Dishwashers 9.47 9.94 10.41 8.18 9.61 11.75
35-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 16.24 17.18 18.12 10.43 16.37 26.19
35-9099 Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other 11.83 13.03 14.23 10.52 13.01 16.11
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers 11.88 12.67 13.46 8.42 11.47 18.34
35-3041 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 11.51 12.96 14.41 8.35 12.66 18.15
35-9031 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop 9.00 9.58 10.16 8.09 8.97 13.17
35-3031 Waiters and Waitresses 9.50 10.29 11.08 8.11 9.10 14.46

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Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
37-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers 17.52 19.01 20.50 13.22 17.51 27.95
37-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers 22.04 24.43 26.82 16.35 22.55 37.26
37-3019 Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other 14.38 17.42 20.46 9.37 17.01 28.01
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 14.10 14.59 15.08 9.71 14.13 20.49
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 13.92 14.91 15.90 9.49 14.26 21.56
37-2012 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 11.08 11.44 11.80 8.64 11.10 14.60

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Personal Care and Service
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
39-3091 Amusement and Recreation Attendants 11.09 12.22 13.35 8.65 11.18 17.38
39-6011 Baggage Porters and Bellhops 11.16 11.69 12.22 8.34 10.91 16.92
39-5011 Barbers 16.61 17.87 19.13 12.76 18.61 22.51
39-9011 Childcare Workers 11.00 11.45 11.90 9.15 10.89 14.47
39-6012 Concierges 15.73 16.27 16.81 11.71 16.02 21.75
39-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 20.10 21.58 23.06 15.63 20.28 29.42
39-9031 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 15.55 17.39 19.23 9.21 16.61 26.84
39-3012 Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners 10.24 10.70 11.16 9.59 10.59 11.62
39-3011 Gaming Dealers 10.86 13.06 15.26 8.58 12.35 18.30
39-1011 Gaming Supervisors 17.60 20.31 23.02 10.73 20.42 28.19
39-5012 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 13.06 14.29 15.52 8.56 12.42 22.01
39-5092 Manicurists and Pedicurists 12.14 14.99 17.84 8.83 16.12 18.51
39-2021 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 9.68 10.59 11.50 8.27 9.92 14.05
39-9021 Personal Care Aides 13.42 13.91 14.40 9.71 14.06 17.74
39-9099 Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other 11.24 13.78 16.32 8.41 11.71 21.82
39-9032 Recreation Workers 16.92 17.87 18.82 9.92 16.84 27.77
39-9041 Residential Advisors 16.24 17.66 19.08 11.64 17.79 23.25
39-7011 Tour Guides and Escorts 12.60 13.58 14.56 9.84 13.20 18.09
39-3031 Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers 9.50 10.63 11.76 8.18 9.35 14.31

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Sales and Related
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents 20.82 23.44 26.06 12.79 20.88 35.96
41-2011 Cashiers 11.52 11.87 12.22 8.55 11.00 17.19
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks 13.11 13.81 14.51 8.99 13.41 19.09
41-9011 Demonstrators and Product Promoters 10.61 11.54 12.47 9.69 10.90 14.87
41-9091 Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers 10.43 13.26 16.09 8.21 9.72 25.88
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 24.80 27.14 29.48 15.47 24.17 39.98
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 19.28 20.07 20.86 12.47 18.39 30.25
41-2012 Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers 10.60 12.40 14.20 8.48 10.43 20.87
41-3021 Insurance Sales Agents 22.92 27.89 32.86 16.01 22.40 45.37
41-2022 Parts Salespersons 15.56 17.48 19.40 10.38 16.37 27.35
41-9021 Real Estate Brokers 21.23 30.33 39.43 13.35 26.70 63.03
41-9022 Real Estate Sales Agents 31.19 33.28 35.37 20.18 34.16 45.02
41-2031 Retail Salespersons 12.59 13.02 13.45 8.84 11.55 18.93
41-9099 Sales and Related Workers, All Other 14.64 16.97 19.30 9.58 14.38 27.31
41-9031 Sales Engineers 38.26 48.17 58.08 29.19 40.82 72.81
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 22.90 26.54 30.18 13.81 23.15 43.97
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 24.47 26.05 27.63 15.62 23.60 40.31
41-4011 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 30.85 36.93 43.01 12.63 33.19 77.11
41-3031 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 25.30 39.82 54.34 17.81 23.72 (1)
41-9041 Telemarketers 11.61 13.19 14.77 9.96 12.01 17.96
41-3041 Travel Agents 12.36 14.29 16.22 8.67 14.51 19.99

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Office and Administrative Support
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors 18.85 19.58 20.31 14.99 18.96 25.76
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks 19.29 19.91 20.53 14.74 19.48 26.80
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 19.83 20.31 20.79 13.12 19.56 28.73
43-4011 Brokerage Clerks 20.89 23.52 26.15 15.64 22.62 33.58
43-5011 Cargo and Freight Agents 16.74 17.35 17.96 12.43 16.59 23.79
43-9011 Computer Operators 24.81 26.14 27.47 18.93 26.39 34.20
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers 14.44 16.70 18.96 10.60 15.89 25.88
43-4031 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks 22.34 23.02 23.70 16.61 21.60 32.03
43-4041 Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks 14.78 16.64 18.50 12.30 15.65 24.64
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 17.22 17.81 18.40 11.45 16.89 26.35
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers 16.48 17.58 18.68 12.39 16.90 24.57
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 20.38 22.11 23.84 13.06 21.36 33.11
43-4061 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs 23.55 24.36 25.17 20.19 23.20 30.89
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 24.52 25.06 25.60 17.47 24.39 34.12
43-4071 File Clerks 15.13 16.04 16.95 9.84 16.07 22.64
43-3099 Financial Clerks, All Other 21.51 22.62 23.73 12.86 20.53 35.49
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 27.68 28.40 29.12 17.63 27.12 41.73
43-4081 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks 11.35 12.26 13.17 8.88 11.52 17.36
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 20.10 20.92 21.74 15.49 21.04 26.52
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other 19.89 20.29 20.69 12.17 20.27 26.75
43-9041 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 23.44 26.10 28.76 16.35 25.19 39.41
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan 17.97 18.74 19.51 15.05 18.40 22.72
43-6012 Legal Secretaries 20.64 22.59 24.54 16.86 22.03 28.91
43-4121 Library Assistants, Clerical 16.92 17.65 18.38 11.92 17.74 22.91
43-4131 Loan Interviewers and Clerks 17.94 18.67 19.40 12.85 18.21 25.90
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 14.58 15.75 16.92 9.35 16.10 21.38
43-6013 Medical Secretaries 16.96 17.87 18.78 12.67 17.38 24.40
43-5041 Meter Readers, Utilities 21.92 24.20 26.48 15.43 23.53 35.34
43-4141 New Accounts Clerks 14.88 15.71 16.54 12.49 15.11 20.20
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 23.14 24.08 25.02 15.71 22.41 35.69
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 18.61 18.98 19.35 12.29 17.86 27.65
43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer 16.87 18.91 20.95 14.50 18.92 25.02
43-4151 Order Clerks 16.84 18.92 21.00 10.80 17.98 28.39
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 21.48 22.09 22.70 15.55 21.47 30.37
43-5031 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 22.13 22.75 23.37 16.65 23.03 28.80
43-5051 Postal Service Clerks 23.27 24.07 24.87 14.89 25.89 26.45
43-5052 Postal Service Mail Carriers 23.72 25.10 26.48 16.25 27.16 27.17
43-5053 Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators 17.53 18.32 19.11 10.00 14.90 25.89
43-3061 Procurement Clerks 21.55 22.11 22.67 16.82 21.94 27.31
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 22.50 23.42 24.34 15.28 22.06 34.96
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks 15.21 15.58 15.95 10.77 15.48 21.06
43-4181 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 15.03 16.31 17.59 10.74 15.03 23.67
43-6014 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 17.23 17.57 17.91 11.95 17.36 23.71
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 17.38 18.54 19.70 10.79 17.37 27.97
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 14.16 14.65 15.14 9.38 13.58 21.88
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 14.39 15.23 16.07 10.08 15.35 20.52
43-3071 Tellers 14.54 15.10 15.66 12.00 14.42 19.82
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 16.58 18.03 19.48 13.48 17.40 24.50
43-9022 Word Processors and Typists 16.10 17.36 18.62 12.73 16.45 23.08

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Farming, Fishing, and Forestry
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
45-4021 Fallers 22.56 28.34 34.12 18.83 26.33 42.76
45-4022 Logging Equipment Operators 19.99 22.60 25.21 19.22 22.49 27.59

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Construction and Extraction
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
47-2031 Carpenters 29.34 30.66 31.98 20.92 29.85 43.28
47-2051 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 28.64 31.21 33.78 23.41 31.83 41.28
47-4011 Construction and Building Inspectors 32.07 33.65 35.23 23.51 34.47 43.26
47-4099 Construction and Related Workers, All Other 26.20 28.13 30.06 17.51 29.40 36.12
47-2061 Construction Laborers 20.59 21.61 22.63 13.55 20.29 32.70
47-5041 Continuous Mining Machine Operators 23.26 27.08 30.90 19.98 27.69 34.57
47-5011 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas 26.60 28.80 31.00 20.05 30.68 35.40
47-5021 Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas 22.96 25.79 28.62 19.24 24.41 35.97
47-2111 Electricians 34.34 35.96 37.58 23.84 37.20 46.99
47-5031 Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters 28.24 30.51 32.78 24.71 30.50 36.49
47-5099 Extraction Workers, All Other 23.16 25.68 28.20 15.25 23.46 47.48
47-2121 Glaziers 19.52 24.40 29.28 15.73 24.53 34.72
47-4041 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 28.21 30.10 31.99 23.32 30.32 37.70
47-3019 Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other 17.32 19.16 21.00 9.10 20.44 23.12
47-3012 Helpers--Carpenters 16.80 19.38 21.96 11.13 19.24 26.97
47-3013 Helpers--Electricians 16.38 18.36 20.34 12.53 17.46 26.68
47-5081 Helpers--Extraction Workers 19.47 23.14 26.81 16.09 24.76 28.44
47-3015 Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 17.18 19.64 22.10 15.04 17.87 27.19
47-4051 Highway Maintenance Workers 18.74 21.33 23.92 13.61 18.57 32.42
47-2131 Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall 18.68 20.76 22.84 11.63 19.32 29.19
47-2132 Insulation Workers, Mechanical 28.05 30.96 33.87 23.91 31.10 40.44
47-5042 Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators 22.96 25.40 27.84 20.29 25.46 31.20
47-5049 Mining Machine Operators, All Other 21.99 24.54 27.09 19.40 23.00 32.61
47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 29.53 30.36 31.19 23.13 30.00 40.37
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 22.46 23.81 25.16 16.86 22.73 32.99
47-2151 Pipelayers 19.49 26.16 32.83 16.19 29.88 35.13
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 32.67 34.57 36.47 21.41 35.92 46.10
47-2181 Roofers 23.33 28.46 33.59 16.77 27.07 42.68
47-5012 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas 32.00 36.59 41.18 21.98 33.75 45.71
47-5071 Roustabouts, Oil and Gas 20.29 23.25 26.21 13.06 24.67 32.05
47-4071 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 21.93 26.31 30.69 18.56 26.62 34.38
47-5013 Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining 24.03 28.04 32.05 16.45 30.42 35.72
47-2211 Sheet Metal Workers 28.42 30.77 33.12 19.62 32.12 42.18
47-2221 Structural Iron and Steel Workers 27.78 30.34 32.90 16.93 31.18 42.99
47-1011 Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers 38.35 40.58 42.81 26.57 38.71 59.54

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Installation, Maintenance, and Repair
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
49-3011 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 29.83 30.92 32.01 22.24 31.37 40.52
49-3021 Automotive Body and Related Repairers 24.05 26.60 29.15 15.37 26.29 36.43
49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 23.56 24.67 25.78 14.11 24.61 35.45
49-2091 Avionics Technicians 29.24 32.63 36.02 23.32 33.52 43.35
49-3031 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 26.75 27.90 29.05 18.85 27.93 38.06
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 19.05 21.64 24.23 13.53 20.91 32.09
49-2094 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 34.44 36.90 39.36 28.46 38.17 44.00
49-2095 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay 32.45 35.74 39.03 26.16 36.42 45.51
49-9051 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 34.05 36.10 38.15 23.94 38.52 45.86
49-2097 Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers 19.37 21.34 23.31 17.31 20.98 26.91
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 35.41 36.41 37.41 24.04 36.87 49.72
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 28.44 29.91 31.38 21.44 30.01 39.42
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 14.99 15.96 16.93 9.59 15.52 22.83
49-9031 Home Appliance Repairers 14.44 20.39 26.34 8.86 20.20 32.76
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 28.09 29.54 30.99 19.09 29.92 39.71
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 27.31 30.75 34.19 19.33 29.79 49.25
49-9094 Locksmiths and Safe Repairers 17.22 20.61 24.00 12.81 17.95 32.35
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 21.71 22.32 22.93 12.96 21.56 33.70
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 25.52 27.29 29.06 17.79 27.71 36.01
49-9062 Medical Equipment Repairers 29.69 33.42 37.15 23.94 33.40 44.25
49-9044 Millwrights 24.62 29.13 33.64 19.79 30.91 38.97
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 29.36 30.19 31.02 23.85 30.79 36.54
49-3051 Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians 19.96 21.39 22.82 15.68 21.00 28.26
49-3052 Motorcycle Mechanics 13.79 17.23 20.67 9.48 16.05 25.15
49-9069 Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other 30.38 32.35 34.32 23.73 33.45 38.73
49-2021 Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers 25.06 29.65 34.24 19.52 30.97 41.56
49-3092 Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians 18.11 19.69 21.27 15.44 20.02 23.36
49-9096 Riggers 20.47 23.62 26.77 15.99 23.97 30.49
49-2098 Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 22.91 25.79 28.67 14.78 25.93 35.75
49-2022 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 27.18 30.27 33.36 16.72 31.72 43.68
49-9052 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 29.23 31.58 33.93 19.54 33.16 43.27
49-3093 Tire Repairers and Changers 12.70 13.81 14.92 10.33 13.28 18.16

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Production
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
51-2099 Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other 15.59 17.14 18.69 10.49 15.10 26.41
51-3011 Bakers 14.42 15.13 15.84 10.27 14.37 21.43
51-3021 Butchers and Meat Cutters 18.06 18.95 19.84 12.26 18.62 27.34
51-7011 Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters 18.67 22.56 26.45 15.70 21.32 32.88
51-9021 Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 23.39 24.95 26.51 17.32 24.89 34.32
51-9081 Dental Laboratory Technicians 22.66 25.23 27.80 18.87 25.53 29.44
51-2091 Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators 19.06 20.68 22.30 15.13 20.90 27.24
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 31.18 37.15 43.12 16.39 34.62 64.19
51-3092 Food Batchmakers 11.28 12.21 13.14 8.40 10.71 19.06
51-3093 Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders 11.63 13.42 15.21 8.56 12.67 20.23
51-3099 Food Processing Workers, All Other 11.88 13.14 14.40 9.84 11.78 18.13
51-9198 Helpers--Production Workers 15.42 16.28 17.14 12.06 16.04 21.98
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 30.09 31.90 33.71 20.35 32.37 43.76
51-9071 Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers 14.18 15.48 16.78 9.21 14.41 22.87
51-6011 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 12.77 13.29 13.81 9.09 13.01 18.65
51-4041 Machinists 24.50 27.89 31.28 16.48 30.82 36.12
51-3022 Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 9.21 9.68 10.15 8.17 9.04 13.30
51-4051 Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders 25.69 29.51 33.33 16.45 31.97 35.53
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 12.35 14.12 15.89 9.69 13.68 18.67
51-9122 Painters, Transportation Equipment 21.21 24.58 27.95 14.27 24.62 34.66
51-8093 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers 32.26 35.31 38.36 26.67 36.06 44.13
51-8099 Plant and System Operators, All Other 29.60 32.12 34.64 22.18 31.82 44.41
51-8012 Power Distributors and Dispatchers 42.99 46.16 49.33 34.81 47.03 56.08
51-8013 Power Plant Operators 26.95 28.57 30.19 17.74 27.61 42.48
51-6021 Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 9.71 10.58 11.45 8.48 10.48 13.53
51-5113 Print Binding and Finishing Workers 15.70 17.00 18.30 12.38 16.86 22.17
51-5112 Printing Press Operators 20.27 21.95 23.63 14.68 22.58 28.66
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 19.57 21.56 23.55 14.48 21.65 27.76
51-6031 Sewing Machine Operators 15.63 16.64 17.65 12.56 16.55 21.21
51-8021 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 30.14 31.89 33.64 23.64 32.69 38.27
51-2041 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 18.70 22.54 26.38 16.04 22.98 29.01
51-6052 Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers 13.74 15.93 18.12 11.18 14.61 22.01
51-2092 Team Assemblers 15.36 16.25 17.14 10.37 15.85 22.42
51-8031 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 25.70 27.54 29.38 15.95 25.65 42.44
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 31.62 33.05 34.48 21.88 33.97 43.83
51-4122 Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 21.30 22.77 24.24 16.41 23.44 28.74

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

Transportation and Material Moving
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
53-2021 Air Traffic Controllers 46.47 50.32 54.17 28.88 47.95 73.31
53-1011 Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 22.40 25.44 28.48 16.20 21.61 42.06
53-2022 Airfield Operations Specialists 28.94 30.81 32.68 21.75 28.64 43.82
53-2011 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers 125,668 154,050 182,432 62,200 154,400 (1)
53-6031 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants 10.78 12.06 13.34 8.92 10.86 19.29
53-3022 Bus Drivers, School or Special Client 16.52 17.59 18.66 13.63 17.27 22.51
53-3021 Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 15.59 17.99 20.39 10.50 18.26 27.19
53-5021 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels 30.43 33.44 36.45 17.59 33.64 48.17
53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 12.02 13.02 14.02 9.38 12.18 17.53
53-2012 Commercial Pilots 68,474 72,450 76,426 44,490 73,760 96,360
53-7021 Crane and Tower Operators 29.61 32.68 35.75 23.87 33.39 43.40
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers 15.04 16.89 18.74 9.99 16.44 23.58
53-7032 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators 22.24 25.60 28.96 14.68 26.30 36.63
53-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand 23.36 25.19 27.02 15.30 21.53 41.97
53-1031 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators 32.62 34.59 36.56 22.68 33.28 46.97
53-3032 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 24.88 25.69 26.50 17.67 25.40 35.17
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 18.51 22.06 25.61 11.65 19.08 40.66
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 15.24 15.73 16.22 9.35 15.28 22.96
53-3033 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 18.61 20.02 21.43 11.36 19.18 29.73
53-7199 Material Moving Workers, All Other 23.51 26.06 28.61 13.82 25.29 41.73
53-3099 Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other 25.35 26.71 28.07 19.91 27.66 30.71
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand 11.61 12.68 13.75 8.33 11.52 20.83
53-6021 Parking Lot Attendants 10.48 11.23 11.98 8.38 10.56 14.87
53-7072 Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers 14.13 21.45 28.77 9.51 24.58 32.96
53-7081 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 14.77 16.52 18.27 9.29 15.03 25.60
53-5011 Sailors and Marine Oilers 21.35 22.54 23.73 15.24 23.40 28.58
53-5031 Ship Engineers 29.76 31.36 32.96 21.35 30.62 39.94
53-7121 Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders 20.64 21.70 22.76 14.63 21.64 27.79
53-3041 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs 12.87 13.88 14.89 9.94 13.28 18.44
53-6051 Transportation Inspectors 42.66 45.71 48.76 30.14 45.84 60.92
53-6099 Transportation Workers, All Other 19.14 22.03 24.92 12.69 21.26 33.45

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(1) indicates an hourly wage greater than $100, or an annual wage greater than $208,200.

(2) indicates that the confidence interval value could not be calculated.

(3) indicates that the estimates are not available.