May 2017 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 Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers 45.79 23.34 32.40 41.60 53.50 70.82
11-2011 Advertising and Promotions Managers 47.60 24.21 30.32 37.27 60.35 91.29
11-9041 Architectural and Engineering Managers 74.95 43.73 53.94 67.01 90.65 *
11-1011 Chief Executives 82.45 35.21 54.10 73.48 * *
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 52.91 37.65 43.66 51.71 60.99 72.78
11-9021 Construction Managers 58.10 34.19 42.41 53.22 71.66 92.52
11-9039 Education Administrators, All Other 41.63 22.33 28.25 42.34 50.90 63.54
11-9032 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 112,140 82,790 94,980 114,330 130,600 148,890
11-9033 Education Administrators, Postsecondary 50.15 23.85 35.65 47.78 63.06 79.60
11-9031 Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 29.45 16.03 18.84 28.86 37.00 46.57
11-9161 Emergency Management Directors 38.65 26.73 29.94 35.88 42.50 58.55
11-3031 Financial Managers 51.96 29.21 37.79 47.98 59.90 77.76
11-9051 Food Service Managers 30.92 17.68 22.63 28.77 36.07 46.22
11-9071 Gaming Managers 32.98 20.73 30.86 35.06 38.31 40.26
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 52.32 23.01 31.36 44.90 62.88 89.97
11-3121 Human Resources Managers 52.51 32.19 39.61 51.55 62.40 75.70
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers 51.04 24.28 29.15 37.47 58.74 *
11-1031 Legislators 45,250 28,460 33,650 51,110 51,120 51,130
11-9081 Lodging Managers 32.03 21.23 24.45 29.06 38.25 46.36
11-9199 Managers, All Other 53.01 29.16 37.66 49.32 62.85 82.51
11-2021 Marketing Managers 49.23 23.89 33.73 44.14 61.91 82.47
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers 59.02 30.77 39.28 49.29 68.99 99.53
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers 51.19 38.34 43.45 50.13 56.01 64.99
11-9131 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents 23.70 16.42 16.71 19.69 30.75 36.50
11-9141 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 39.78 16.96 21.44 31.75 48.42 69.45
11-2031 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers 46.26 26.67 33.35 40.50 57.57 74.72
11-3061 Purchasing Managers 50.04 29.51 37.53 53.78 61.30 67.19
11-2022 Sales Managers 54.39 24.69 33.12 44.48 61.76 98.98
11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers 37.34 21.90 26.07 35.65 46.73 57.00
11-3131 Training and Development Managers 49.41 29.08 35.02 43.40 49.97 73.77
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 44.58 30.71 36.26 43.18 51.91 61.88

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Business and Financial Operations
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors 39.44 24.72 28.97 36.25 46.29 58.79
13-2021 Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate 37.56 25.04 29.76 37.27 45.93 52.37
13-2031 Budget Analysts 38.42 27.27 31.98 36.51 44.37 50.97
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other 39.17 24.12 29.96 37.09 46.01 57.54
13-1031 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators 36.09 25.18 28.76 34.89 42.99 49.53
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 34.50 23.68 27.61 33.18 39.13 48.05
13-1041 Compliance Officers 37.67 24.27 29.81 37.31 44.73 51.63
13-1051 Cost Estimators 40.42 25.19 30.27 38.86 50.04 59.78
13-2051 Financial Analysts 52.56 22.55 32.64 43.73 60.63 93.53
13-2061 Financial Examiners 33.20 15.20 26.95 34.31 39.78 46.59
13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other 33.10 15.26 21.65 29.84 39.61 52.70
13-1131 Fundraisers 23.13 11.18 16.23 24.24 29.46 33.38
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists 33.84 21.13 26.43 32.21 40.01 48.53
13-2053 Insurance Underwriters 30.35 19.63 21.73 26.93 37.64 46.99
13-1075 Labor Relations Specialists 39.64 27.44 33.10 38.15 48.13 56.42
13-2072 Loan Officers 33.99 17.17 21.50 27.76 39.03 59.89
13-1081 Logisticians 42.15 29.07 33.74 39.37 48.87 59.76
13-1111 Management Analysts 42.14 26.44 32.60 40.90 48.99 59.26
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 33.50 17.66 22.80 31.18 43.58 55.71
13-1121 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 28.86 16.22 21.36 26.37 31.13 53.72
13-2052 Personal Financial Advisors 48.03 18.78 25.03 29.61 58.26 *
13-2081 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents 41.06 22.91 30.53 40.50 51.56 59.13
13-2082 Tax Preparers 23.77 11.48 14.60 20.55 30.98 42.32
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists 40.89 20.72 27.64 39.06 56.81 62.49

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Computer and Mathematical
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
15-1143 Computer Network Architects 51.75 18.03 40.65 48.50 58.83 75.94
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists 28.52 19.32 22.08 26.62 33.05 43.80
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other 44.76 32.67 37.47 44.10 51.00 57.74
15-1131 Computer Programmers 44.70 25.54 32.50 41.15 49.15 61.93
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts 35.03 16.96 22.95 35.41 45.16 51.72
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists 28.67 18.76 22.38 27.51 33.89 42.11
15-1141 Database Administrators 39.31 21.30 27.98 37.12 48.22 59.75
15-1122 Information Security Analysts 46.34 24.02 38.83 45.34 52.12 72.43
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 40.27 26.09 30.66 38.45 47.49 60.13
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts 42.21 20.74 27.87 35.79 44.89 70.47
15-2041 Statisticians 42.67 26.24 30.19 39.62 51.67 59.66
15-1134 Web Developers 28.87 17.02 20.23 25.90 36.09 44.84

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Architecture and Engineering
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
17-1011 Architects, Except Landscape and Naval 40.80 26.53 31.50 40.61 49.56 58.02
17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters 29.49 19.77 23.41 29.53 35.71 39.07
17-1021 Cartographers and Photogrammetrists 30.87 18.77 22.94 30.36 38.30 46.00
17-2041 Chemical Engineers 66.04 40.03 46.80 64.28 81.68 95.48
17-3022 Civil Engineering Technicians 34.70 25.33 29.49 34.88 39.20 45.35
17-2051 Civil Engineers 59.02 33.98 41.83 50.85 63.84 93.32
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians 38.28 26.79 32.58 38.12 45.12 49.36
17-3012 Electrical and Electronics Drafters 28.32 19.78 21.48 25.24 34.76 43.94
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 55.75 35.12 41.90 52.13 65.33 78.56
17-3024 Electro-Mechanical Technicians 40.17 32.80 35.74 40.66 45.84 48.94
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 47.38 30.62 37.47 46.86 57.79 67.81
17-3029 Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 33.74 19.77 25.92 33.05 41.57 48.56
17-2199 Engineers, All Other 53.64 32.65 44.05 55.58 66.76 74.47
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians 28.26 17.63 22.91 27.78 32.62 40.89
17-2081 Environmental Engineers 59.12 35.41 43.31 52.09 61.31 93.15
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians 41.08 22.95 27.78 38.80 51.62 68.15
17-2131 Materials Engineers 46.08 26.92 31.54 48.02 58.94 68.36
17-3013 Mechanical Drafters 31.35 19.61 21.13 23.68 42.17 56.38
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians 29.62 18.96 22.88 27.70 35.44 44.58
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers 63.51 39.14 45.06 55.54 72.47 *
17-2151 Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers 54.10 35.75 44.50 55.23 66.37 75.01
17-2171 Petroleum Engineers 71.74 42.06 52.80 66.24 81.68 *
17-3031 Surveying and Mapping Technicians 28.60 17.45 23.32 28.45 33.77 39.54
17-1022 Surveyors 39.10 22.00 29.10 40.15 47.94 55.45

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Life, Physical, and Social Science
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
19-3091 Anthropologists and Archeologists 37.01 26.03 28.92 36.25 45.24 50.15
19-2021 Atmospheric and Space Scientists 41.85 26.99 33.89 42.16 49.83 57.75
19-1029 Biological Scientists, All Other 38.64 26.44 31.98 38.37 44.73 49.84
19-4021 Biological Technicians 21.23 15.95 17.45 20.14 23.37 28.10
19-4031 Chemical Technicians 26.91 17.00 21.46 27.47 31.51 36.75
19-2031 Chemists 38.86 25.74 31.30 37.48 46.31 55.50
19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 46.32 22.74 29.97 39.77 54.24 89.65
19-1031 Conservation Scientists 44.49 27.38 34.11 44.04 53.86 61.32
19-3011 Economists 42.97 30.47 33.68 39.50 49.38 63.36
19-4091 Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health 25.95 19.16 21.12 24.29 29.20 37.40
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 43.35 26.34 31.04 37.74 47.32 61.02
19-4093 Forest and Conservation Technicians 22.62 15.60 17.45 21.61 25.94 31.12
19-1032 Foresters 33.70 23.27 29.07 34.11 39.89 42.61
19-4041 Geological and Petroleum Technicians 37.64 20.93 27.44 36.83 47.17 55.74
19-2042 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 48.94 28.87 36.30 46.41 60.15 74.27
19-2043 Hydrologists 41.78 29.08 34.87 41.58 47.10 51.67
19-4099 Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other 26.09 17.45 21.17 24.23 30.84 37.84
19-1022 Microbiologists 34.85 26.05 28.01 34.91 39.59 45.02
19-2099 Physical Scientists, All Other 44.32 29.97 35.76 43.44 50.19 59.27
19-3039 Psychologists, All Other 46.95 40.55 43.43 47.75 51.81 59.27
19-4061 Social Science Research Assistants 25.22 19.91 21.98 25.45 28.78 30.77
19-3099 Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other 36.21 26.18 30.02 35.50 40.92 47.54
19-3022 Survey Researchers 23.73 15.14 18.85 22.49 27.71 33.60
19-3051 Urban and Regional Planners 38.88 27.87 32.49 37.32 44.55 50.87
19-1023 Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 36.94 25.81 30.28 35.79 41.72 49.83

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Community and Social Services
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
21-1021 Child, Family, and School Social Workers 22.51 12.35 16.33 21.81 27.48 33.84
21-2011 Clergy 27.18 11.64 18.27 28.63 34.12 38.75
21-1099 Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other 22.18 13.73 16.16 18.88 27.40 36.03
21-1094 Community Health Workers 21.67 14.13 16.46 20.75 26.62 30.06
21-1019 Counselors, All Other 26.91 17.06 21.70 26.93 31.02 37.13
21-2021 Directors, Religious Activities and Education 22.06 10.43 11.51 20.89 31.64 36.56
21-1012 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 33.57 19.41 24.19 32.38 41.76 49.65
21-1091 Health Educators 30.08 19.50 22.90 28.02 34.74 45.22
21-1022 Healthcare Social Workers 32.43 20.73 24.40 33.40 38.26 44.26
21-1023 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers 22.76 14.14 16.71 20.90 27.07 35.56
21-1092 Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists 32.50 25.46 27.07 31.54 36.37 40.93
21-1015 Rehabilitation Counselors 29.25 16.65 21.29 27.87 38.47 44.87
21-2099 Religious Workers, All Other 16.23 9.81 15.63 16.88 18.13 18.88
21-1093 Social and Human Service Assistants 18.13 12.30 14.27 17.50 21.52 24.73
21-1029 Social Workers, All Other 28.50 15.04 19.09 24.35 39.61 44.73
21-1018 Substance Abuse, Behavioral Disorder, and Mental Health Counselors 29.82 18.50 22.69 28.71 35.90 42.95

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Legal
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
23-1021 Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers 50.99 35.35 42.42 48.71 57.82 73.24
23-1022 Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators 41.44 25.82 39.29 43.42 47.06 49.05
23-1011 Lawyers 59.07 35.92 45.44 55.72 66.90 82.38
23-2099 Legal Support Workers, All Other 39.85 22.37 29.71 41.00 46.95 55.55
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants 30.22 21.18 24.62 29.60 35.18 39.88
23-2093 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers 29.62 18.59 23.66 29.63 37.11 40.59

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Education, Training, and Library
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
25-3011 Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 25.51 15.98 17.24 19.63 31.27 45.44
25-1011 Business Teachers, Postsecondary 95,310 48,090 69,410 89,210 107,990 149,120
25-2023 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School 87,630 69,430 80,240 91,020 99,170 104,050
25-2032 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 76,330 51,500 62,430 78,650 93,240 101,480
25-4012 Curators 31.14 25.04 27.19 30.64 35.19 38.85
25-1081 Education Teachers, Postsecondary 73,280 53,530 62,440 73,050 82,590 97,580
25-9099 Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other 17.08 9.96 9.96 9.97 21.62 34.41
25-2021 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 77,030 54,080 61,650 74,310 89,910 105,170
25-9031 Instructional Coordinators 36.89 20.79 27.21 37.91 46.75 52.12
25-2012 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 73,340 47,300 56,950 70,160 88,000 109,060
25-4021 Librarians 34.10 16.80 24.07 33.13 43.18 53.65
25-4031 Library Technicians 20.84 12.91 17.39 21.03 24.30 28.33
25-1022 Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 87,630 59,020 73,590 89,290 101,860 118,300
25-2022 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 79,430 53,740 62,760 76,450 95,750 115,450
25-4013 Museum Technicians and Conservators 22.42 13.82 15.99 20.07 28.20 34.36
25-1199 Postsecondary Teachers, All Other 79,300 41,400 53,860 70,440 81,770 139,220
25-2011 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 17.14 11.71 12.95 14.82 20.16 25.49
25-2031 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 85,420 56,060 67,150 82,120 105,880 124,200
25-3021 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 25.50 14.56 17.35 23.95 29.88 38.72
25-2059 Special Education Teachers, All Other 55,600 41,180 45,580 55,300 65,830 73,310
25-2052 Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 78,460 54,890 63,320 76,950 94,360 107,390
25-2053 Special Education Teachers, Middle School 75,950 54,060 59,960 72,300 88,000 110,910
25-2051 Special Education Teachers, Preschool 68,690 46,100 56,740 68,810 79,530 93,990
25-2054 Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 74,440 55,270 64,810 73,720 82,920 99,290
25-3098 Substitute Teachers 19.93 12.60 15.75 18.90 23.38 29.05
25-9041 Teacher Assistants 40,880 27,320 33,410 39,440 48,080 57,690
25-3097 Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers 64,010 29,690 35,320 57,960 88,120 111,360
25-1194 Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 33.51 23.03 27.53 33.37 39.61 45.53

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Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
27-2011 Actors 26.71 9.96 9.97 11.37 26.36 49.50
27-1011 Art Directors 46.19 22.79 38.82 45.00 55.77 72.56
27-1019 Artists and Related Workers, All Other 22.35 16.03 17.44 20.09 25.21 35.18
27-4011 Audio and Video Equipment Technicians 24.62 15.17 17.15 21.20 28.35 43.99
27-4012 Broadcast Technicians 18.79 10.52 11.42 18.11 24.73 29.51
27-2022 Coaches and Scouts 46,130 21,890 33,410 43,370 56,970 68,220
27-3041 Editors 25.57 15.48 17.91 24.41 31.42 37.46
27-1023 Floral Designers 15.55 10.35 11.85 15.10 18.38 22.50
27-1024 Graphic Designers 25.81 15.14 18.54 24.18 32.71 38.76
27-1025 Interior Designers 27.49 15.03 18.90 27.39 33.56 42.91
27-3091 Interpreters and Translators 25.66 11.39 20.21 26.06 31.67 37.04
27-4099 Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other 32.49 16.63 19.08 31.99 42.26 51.66
27-3099 Media and Communication Workers, All Other 32.01 21.29 24.93 32.27 37.50 40.09
27-1026 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 17.34 13.05 15.31 17.19 19.09 22.63
27-2041 Music Directors and Composers 21.88 9.92 11.30 16.47 28.27 39.64
27-4021 Photographers 21.56 10.27 11.22 17.95 26.50 31.21
27-2012 Producers and Directors 34.11 21.01 25.00 30.84 38.28 53.25
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists 31.11 17.62 23.08 30.16 38.25 47.39
27-3011 Radio and Television Announcers 21.83 11.57 14.88 18.67 24.94 31.13
27-3022 Reporters and Correspondents 31.46 15.79 17.31 20.30 29.77 48.06
27-3042 Technical Writers 35.48 25.14 28.12 34.82 42.68 47.52
27-2023 Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials 38,880 20,730 25,090 36,820 51,850 60,600
27-3043 Writers and Authors 36.26 20.93 25.90 33.80 47.19 58.60

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Healthcare Practitioner and Technical
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
29-9091 Athletic Trainers 46,240 27,910 37,300 44,820 53,600 64,620
29-1181 Audiologists 25.89 20.05 21.08 22.80 24.52 40.50
29-2031 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 30.66 17.33 20.13 24.25 42.41 48.18
29-1011 Chiropractors 51.25 26.23 34.60 46.57 60.58 88.09
29-2021 Dental Hygienists 51.53 39.85 45.09 53.05 59.53 63.50
29-1021 Dentists, General 114.01 74.26 87.24 * * *
29-2032 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 39.76 23.32 32.15 41.75 47.41 52.40
29-2051 Dietetic Technicians 19.13 13.60 15.86 18.89 22.16 24.34
29-1031 Dietitians and Nutritionists 32.84 18.12 26.33 31.97 40.29 47.57
29-2041 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 23.28 13.24 16.00 24.28 28.88 33.18
29-1062 Family and General Practitioners 107.26 32.83 73.54 * * *
29-1199 Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other 36.84 23.48 26.81 32.04 43.65 59.26
29-2099 Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other 29.90 19.93 22.14 28.15 36.48 44.25
29-9099 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other 31.52 20.93 23.96 29.18 38.25 46.75
29-2092 Hearing Aid Specialists 27.07 10.69 13.43 28.33 36.07 43.67
29-1063 Internists, General 110.49 64.43 78.40 * * *
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 27.20 20.46 23.30 27.14 31.03 34.86
29-2035 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 38.36 29.51 33.52 38.52 44.36 48.19
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 26.04 15.65 17.57 21.39 25.60 30.93
29-2033 Nuclear Medicine Technologists 39.61 29.24 33.52 38.72 46.09 51.63
29-1151 Nurse Anesthetists 88.48 39.24 66.52 87.18 99.46 *
29-1161 Nurse Midwives 40.19 22.12 30.10 41.20 51.12 58.48
29-1171 Nurse Practitioners 60.16 38.94 48.41 60.49 72.46 79.47
29-1064 Obstetricians and Gynecologists 125.81 86.99 96.60 * * *
29-9011 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 41.39 26.58 33.39 40.89 50.58 58.40
29-9012 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 29.47 16.33 21.79 27.70 36.18 46.55
29-1122 Occupational Therapists 39.81 26.84 33.30 40.24 47.25 53.58
29-2057 Ophthalmic Medical Technicians 20.21 15.30 16.79 19.09 22.83 27.90
29-2081 Opticians, Dispensing 20.74 15.00 16.99 20.39 24.63 28.58
29-1041 Optometrists 77.70 44.48 54.42 69.46 91.58 *
29-2091 Orthotists and Prosthetists 26.18 15.89 17.13 19.33 33.05 46.36
29-1065 Pediatricians, General 127.76 73.67 97.43 * * *
29-1051 Pharmacists 66.36 53.21 62.69 69.42 75.76 79.71
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians 19.06 13.06 15.49 18.83 22.42 24.59
29-1123 Physical Therapists 46.71 33.30 38.11 45.49 54.46 61.95
29-1071 Physician Assistants 55.99 36.12 46.01 56.71 68.34 77.04
29-1069 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 123.38 38.75 * * * *
29-2053 Psychiatric Technicians 17.91 13.01 14.98 17.13 19.94 23.91
29-1066 Psychiatrists 119.44 51.71 93.30 * * *
29-1124 Radiation Therapists 42.15 25.43 29.46 37.91 47.85 64.01
29-2034 Radiologic Technologists 34.12 22.84 27.62 34.14 41.49 46.89
29-1141 Registered Nurses 42.07 29.94 34.63 41.45 49.00 57.31
29-1126 Respiratory Therapists 35.45 26.94 30.93 35.17 39.27 45.70
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists 44.09 30.82 35.80 42.82 49.77 61.62
29-2055 Surgical Technologists 28.93 20.62 25.01 28.74 33.63 37.67
29-1129 Therapists, All Other 29.71 16.86 19.89 25.60 34.76 54.98
29-1131 Veterinarians 53.02 34.75 40.76 47.69 66.69 77.54
29-2056 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 19.79 13.93 16.83 20.35 23.00 24.73

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Healthcare Support
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
31-9091 Dental Assistants 22.07 15.36 18.04 22.30 26.43 29.69
31-9099 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other 21.62 15.99 18.07 21.55 24.61 28.57
31-1011 Home Health Aides 15.55 10.19 12.02 16.49 18.31 19.48
31-9011 Massage Therapists 41.82 21.15 33.47 39.96 55.63 61.61
31-9092 Medical Assistants 20.22 15.37 17.13 19.84 23.04 26.08
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers 21.72 16.44 18.76 21.74 24.53 28.17
31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists 21.83 13.56 16.17 21.38 27.33 30.84
31-1014 Nursing Assistants 18.24 13.91 15.92 17.89 20.57 23.59
31-9095 Pharmacy Aides 19.40 12.53 16.08 19.63 23.18 25.76
31-9097 Phlebotomists 20.81 16.28 17.72 20.19 23.29 25.94
31-2021 Physical Therapist Assistants 29.40 20.77 24.17 30.85 35.04 37.56
31-9096 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 15.00 10.80 12.67 14.38 16.98 19.37

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Protective Service
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
33-9011 Animal Control Workers 21.68 12.73 17.43 22.44 27.00 29.53
33-3012 Correctional Officers and Jailers 30.07 22.42 26.20 29.21 33.84 37.80
33-9091 Crossing Guards 21.80 11.12 12.58 20.48 27.81 30.63
33-3021 Detectives and Criminal Investigators 55.83 32.47 47.28 60.79 66.04 74.07
33-2011 Firefighters 29.29 18.62 23.93 29.23 35.62 39.78
33-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers 44.11 34.69 38.76 42.99 49.08 53.73
33-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 40.78 30.93 34.48 40.64 47.17 51.84
33-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 50.94 32.18 43.08 52.36 60.11 65.83
33-1099 First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other 29.92 20.37 24.08 29.54 35.31 39.05
33-9092 Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service 16.69 10.24 12.48 16.74 20.55 23.52
33-3051 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 39.41 26.96 32.17 40.13 46.56 50.74
33-9099 Protective Service Workers, All Other 19.02 11.38 13.54 17.45 21.62 28.20
33-9032 Security Guards 22.48 13.06 16.33 20.80 26.44 33.99
33-9093 Transportation Security Screeners 22.67 17.05 19.67 21.56 24.72 28.00

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Food Preparation and Serving Related
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
35-3011 Bartenders 14.26 10.14 10.85 12.41 16.87 21.08
35-1011 Chefs and Head Cooks 19.50 11.32 13.28 17.34 25.91 29.91
35-3021 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 12.25 10.07 10.26 11.29 12.88 16.65
35-2019 Cooks, All Other 18.02 12.27 14.34 17.62 21.48 24.71
35-2011 Cooks, Fast Food 12.61 10.07 10.40 11.96 14.23 17.05
35-2012 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 18.39 11.94 14.45 17.62 22.14 26.89
35-2014 Cooks, Restaurant 14.37 10.56 11.48 13.52 16.36 19.09
35-2015 Cooks, Short Order 14.56 10.42 11.31 13.47 17.86 19.87
35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 11.77 10.07 10.08 10.96 12.36 14.77
35-9011 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 11.59 9.92 10.08 10.88 12.14 14.46
35-9021 Dishwashers 11.57 10.07 10.08 10.84 12.19 14.56
35-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 18.19 11.75 13.45 16.79 21.53 28.19
35-9099 Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other 13.48 10.07 10.08 12.97 16.21 18.32
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers 13.52 10.08 10.84 12.31 15.20 18.48
35-3041 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 13.30 10.07 10.08 11.50 15.80 19.22
35-9031 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop 11.37 9.92 10.07 10.77 12.00 13.75
35-3031 Waiters and Waitresses 13.22 9.93 10.31 11.38 13.74 20.47

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Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
37-2019 Building Cleaning Workers, All Other 20.20 12.44 14.04 17.16 21.36 24.44
37-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers 22.91 14.61 17.56 21.71 27.83 33.63
37-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers 32.11 16.56 26.72 34.13 37.49 39.56
37-3019 Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other 21.34 12.51 15.65 19.50 26.73 33.97
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 16.29 10.68 12.63 15.58 19.06 23.60
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 18.03 10.08 12.94 17.84 22.42 26.59
37-2012 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 13.94 10.53 11.30 13.10 15.76 18.84
37-3013 Tree Trimmers and Pruners 22.70 12.52 14.73 20.90 28.79 37.49

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Personal Care and Service
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
39-3091 Amusement and Recreation Attendants 12.83 10.08 10.63 11.62 14.42 17.84
39-6011 Baggage Porters and Bellhops 12.69 10.07 10.07 10.08 11.27 26.46
39-9011 Childcare Workers 12.76 10.17 10.85 11.99 14.04 16.47
39-6012 Concierges 18.23 12.71 15.22 18.04 21.57 24.35
39-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 20.06 13.69 15.58 18.53 23.51 28.68
39-9031 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 19.57 10.71 12.86 19.91 24.51 29.10
39-4021 Funeral Attendants 14.92 10.07 10.08 13.89 18.17 22.70
39-3012 Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners 16.01 10.39 11.74 16.20 19.42 22.61
39-3011 Gaming Dealers 13.83 10.08 10.66 13.50 15.55 18.89
39-5012 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 16.76 10.15 12.41 14.86 18.82 27.51
39-3093 Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants 12.70 10.15 10.92 12.21 14.03 15.13
39-5092 Manicurists and Pedicurists 13.29 10.07 10.96 13.40 14.77 15.62
39-4031 Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors 28.42 14.69 18.77 27.38 38.33 45.78
39-2021 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 13.61 10.07 10.57 12.41 15.28 19.84
39-9021 Personal Care Aides 15.34 10.87 12.95 15.64 17.81 19.22
39-9099 Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other 17.49 9.80 9.81 20.67 23.51 25.22
39-9032 Recreation Workers 19.84 10.88 13.47 18.02 23.83 32.54
39-9041 Residential Advisors 17.48 12.51 13.50 15.08 19.58 28.05
39-5094 Skincare Specialists 16.98 12.76 14.22 16.13 18.54 25.34
39-3031 Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers 11.18 10.01 10.19 10.86 11.53 13.05

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Sales and Related
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents 24.43 13.15 16.24 22.81 28.78 39.51
41-2011 Cashiers 12.95 9.98 10.71 12.03 14.36 17.43
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks 14.63 10.30 11.45 13.69 17.10 21.24
41-9011 Demonstrators and Product Promoters 13.75 10.28 10.90 12.03 14.41 21.25
41-9091 Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers 10.83 9.90 9.90 9.91 9.91 14.96
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 31.26 18.63 21.75 26.84 37.25 55.07
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 21.67 13.60 16.44 19.92 24.26 31.27
41-2012 Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers 12.12 9.81 9.90 10.11 14.54 17.41
41-3021 Insurance Sales Agents 29.28 14.05 17.95 23.11 29.67 45.87
41-2022 Parts Salespersons 19.61 11.76 15.01 18.71 23.66 28.96
41-9021 Real Estate Brokers 38.29 25.57 31.73 34.38 37.55 40.74
41-9022 Real Estate Sales Agents 34.15 15.18 28.13 33.64 40.89 49.83
41-2031 Retail Salespersons 14.60 10.19 11.10 12.94 15.52 19.98
41-9099 Sales and Related Workers, All Other 24.23 10.38 12.53 19.38 31.75 45.41
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 27.94 14.39 18.46 25.27 34.77 44.49
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 28.80 15.97 20.60 26.48 34.32 44.78
41-4011 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 41.20 19.02 28.70 38.74 53.42 66.41
41-3031 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 46.13 19.94 23.22 29.68 52.93 *
41-3041 Travel Agents 17.74 13.40 15.39 17.35 19.76 23.04

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Office and Administrative Support
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors 20.11 12.04 14.30 19.29 24.71 29.62
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks 20.73 15.72 17.44 20.36 23.65 27.56
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 22.87 14.59 17.90 22.33 27.56 31.75
43-4011 Brokerage Clerks 23.79 18.94 20.93 23.31 26.31 30.51
43-5011 Cargo and Freight Agents 17.06 11.11 13.21 15.90 20.80 24.33
43-2099 Communications Equipment Operators, All Other 24.02 20.10 21.16 22.94 24.76 34.29
43-9011 Computer Operators 28.22 20.75 23.72 27.72 31.08 38.36
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers 16.60 12.43 13.75 15.80 18.45 23.48
43-4031 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks 23.67 17.22 19.16 22.17 26.25 31.65
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 18.71 11.73 14.09 17.88 22.79 27.60
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers 18.52 10.02 15.91 18.19 22.03 25.63
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 23.93 15.11 17.73 22.20 28.18 35.78
43-4061 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs 25.99 21.14 22.20 25.49 28.19 32.38
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 29.14 20.51 23.42 27.76 32.57 38.84
43-4071 File Clerks 15.10 10.01 10.57 14.94 18.53 22.25
43-3099 Financial Clerks, All Other 23.23 10.02 11.83 18.85 28.38 51.26
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 31.37 19.89 23.41 29.45 37.21 46.74
43-3041 Gaming Cage Workers 15.21 11.51 12.93 14.33 16.63 19.63
43-4081 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks 13.90 10.31 11.83 13.65 15.58 18.13
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 22.70 16.35 18.91 22.86 26.08 29.61
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other 20.82 12.19 16.44 20.74 24.75 28.32
43-9041 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 18.06 12.61 13.52 15.09 21.84 27.09
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan 17.68 13.01 14.66 17.03 19.90 23.33
43-6012 Legal Secretaries 23.89 18.44 19.74 22.54 26.95 33.45
43-4121 Library Assistants, Clerical 18.09 12.75 15.56 18.17 21.23 23.94
43-4131 Loan Interviewers and Clerks 18.22 10.02 12.25 17.75 22.45 27.49
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 19.06 13.82 16.17 18.29 21.91 26.05
43-6013 Medical Secretaries 20.31 13.40 15.89 19.53 24.56 29.14
43-5041 Meter Readers, Utilities 27.02 15.71 17.86 25.73 35.65 41.41
43-4141 New Accounts Clerks 18.54 10.01 10.22 19.00 24.78 28.08
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 23.80 15.41 18.84 23.06 28.09 32.97
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 23.17 15.75 18.19 22.16 27.45 33.01
43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer 17.69 11.19 13.59 17.50 22.56 24.31
43-4151 Order Clerks 17.71 10.86 13.46 16.60 21.58 27.29
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 24.82 16.77 20.23 25.16 29.42 34.04
43-5031 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 25.64 18.74 22.81 26.52 29.40 31.51
43-5051 Postal Service Clerks 20.82 12.89 12.91 20.46 28.16 28.74
43-5052 Postal Service Mail Carriers 23.87 16.07 18.48 28.36 28.78 28.78
43-5053 Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators 22.91 16.50 16.63 26.35 28.15 28.16
43-3061 Procurement Clerks 23.65 17.44 19.81 23.49 27.37 29.73
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 25.74 14.39 19.67 25.50 30.64 38.00
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks 16.27 10.80 13.17 15.93 18.71 22.71
43-4181 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 18.88 12.80 14.58 17.32 22.60 28.42
43-6014 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 19.36 12.45 15.69 18.71 23.31 27.76
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 20.04 12.84 15.21 18.90 24.63 29.06
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 15.91 10.90 12.35 14.33 18.70 23.44
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 15.10 10.02 12.33 14.35 17.25 21.55
43-3071 Tellers 14.49 10.02 12.18 14.26 16.79 19.14
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 18.78 10.81 13.06 17.14 25.89 29.62
43-9022 Word Processors and Typists 20.70 16.27 18.02 20.93 23.12 25.30

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Farming, Fishing, and Forestry
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
45-4021 Fallers 28.64 19.20 22.38 28.13 34.83 40.41
45-2093 Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals 17.42 10.49 11.19 12.79 24.15 31.15

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Construction and Extraction
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
47-2031 Carpenters 33.43 22.22 27.04 33.15 38.43 46.74
47-2051 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 33.22 22.31 27.86 32.89 40.63 46.69
47-4011 Construction and Building Inspectors 41.60 30.23 34.21 40.66 48.69 57.56
47-2061 Construction Laborers 24.25 15.84 18.36 23.41 29.02 34.99
47-5011 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas 26.09 17.00 20.92 26.25 31.40 36.03
47-5021 Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas 27.88 20.83 23.89 27.25 30.00 31.74
47-2111 Electricians 37.10 25.03 31.39 36.32 43.39 51.16
47-5031 Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters 29.26 20.81 23.86 27.60 34.57 38.52
47-5099 Extraction Workers, All Other 31.67 21.98 27.17 33.46 36.64 38.57
47-2121 Glaziers 29.34 15.94 21.79 31.49 37.00 40.82
47-4041 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 29.62 21.26 24.55 27.87 31.44 44.26
47-3019 Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other 18.28 12.47 16.20 18.50 21.41 23.80
47-3012 Helpers--Carpenters 18.18 12.61 14.38 18.35 21.72 23.98
47-3013 Helpers--Electricians 19.47 13.09 14.94 19.10 23.46 27.95
47-5081 Helpers--Extraction Workers 21.11 14.11 16.27 20.17 26.64 29.56
47-3014 Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons 18.73 12.53 13.88 16.76 23.63 29.39
47-3015 Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 24.22 17.68 20.28 23.13 27.28 30.36
47-4051 Highway Maintenance Workers 21.74 15.43 16.74 19.02 27.22 30.15
47-2131 Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall 27.65 17.39 22.13 27.39 31.85 39.19
47-2132 Insulation Workers, Mechanical 30.07 20.91 24.27 29.70 35.69 39.35
47-5042 Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators 26.97 21.90 24.37 26.65 29.45 33.87
47-5049 Mining Machine Operators, All Other 25.22 20.51 21.75 23.83 27.68 34.81
47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 33.95 24.55 28.32 33.72 39.60 45.92
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 27.62 16.78 21.88 28.03 32.79 37.80
47-2071 Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 39.75 26.17 39.12 42.40 45.74 47.74
47-2151 Pipelayers 34.60 29.13 32.45 35.18 37.91 39.71
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 35.35 24.52 28.20 34.83 42.35 48.57
47-2181 Roofers 25.77 16.71 19.41 24.83 32.11 36.85
47-5012 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas 32.17 22.57 26.10 29.91 39.97 45.95
47-5071 Roustabouts, Oil and Gas 27.87 20.77 24.18 27.71 31.83 36.83
47-5013 Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining 31.47 19.56 25.19 32.59 36.78 39.72
47-2211 Sheet Metal Workers 36.97 19.76 28.08 41.05 46.75 50.19
47-2221 Structural Iron and Steel Workers 32.11 22.83 27.71 33.30 37.41 40.06
47-1011 Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers 47.93 27.82 35.27 44.74 57.21 73.83
47-2082 Tapers 29.66 26.15 27.41 29.51 31.64 35.72

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Installation, Maintenance, and Repair
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
49-3011 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 32.35 23.44 27.18 31.99 37.19 42.93
49-3021 Automotive Body and Related Repairers 29.52 18.09 25.40 28.43 32.06 41.59
49-3022 Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers 16.10 12.73 13.63 15.13 18.11 20.89
49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 27.48 15.57 20.30 27.03 34.30 39.85
49-2091 Avionics Technicians 33.66 26.28 28.93 33.21 37.35 43.06
49-3031 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 31.45 20.72 25.59 32.43 37.29 41.84
49-9092 Commercial Divers 38.99 18.69 24.97 36.15 54.38 61.88
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 22.27 15.37 17.67 21.72 26.42 29.70
49-9012 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door 32.82 21.35 25.91 29.72 38.98 50.22
49-2093 Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment 33.78 27.67 31.83 34.72 37.30 39.03
49-2094 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 37.89 29.09 33.81 37.21 40.64 49.00
49-2095 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay 39.34 20.14 35.51 42.67 47.05 49.38
49-9051 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 41.64 30.77 37.15 42.95 47.42 50.25
49-2097 Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers 22.53 15.82 18.30 21.58 25.55 33.10
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 41.94 26.18 33.33 42.90 50.06 58.58
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 30.79 21.25 26.28 30.74 36.02 39.22
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 15.88 10.02 11.09 15.89 18.48 23.74
49-9031 Home Appliance Repairers 25.01 17.82 20.97 24.57 29.01 33.88
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 29.32 14.23 21.36 30.34 36.76 43.56
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 34.58 18.54 24.13 32.30 44.76 57.53
49-9094 Locksmiths and Safe Repairers 32.88 22.79 30.73 34.06 37.56 39.68
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 24.87 15.36 18.61 24.20 30.07 36.45
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 25.22 15.64 19.03 24.90 31.04 36.83
49-9062 Medical Equipment Repairers 34.19 20.98 27.10 33.41 39.52 49.90
49-9044 Millwrights 28.51 18.28 22.13 30.91 35.42 38.01
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 30.33 18.35 24.44 31.75 36.47 39.60
49-3051 Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians 21.83 10.86 14.35 22.67 28.37 32.18
49-3053 Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics 22.07 15.49 17.53 21.31 26.51 31.76
49-9069 Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other 35.10 26.88 30.21 34.56 37.96 46.30
49-2021 Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers 36.11 25.50 29.63 37.44 43.31 46.76
49-3043 Rail Car Repairers 32.72 27.19 30.89 33.43 35.96 37.49
49-9096 Riggers 24.25 14.79 19.65 26.26 29.16 30.62
49-2098 Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 27.70 12.60 18.58 28.53 35.48 42.16
49-2022 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 36.39 22.43 31.52 36.33 43.43 49.38
49-9052 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 34.83 19.46 26.55 36.39 44.13 48.26
49-3093 Tire Repairers and Changers 15.31 10.94 12.44 14.48 17.36 20.09
49-9081 Wind Turbine Service Technicians 22.67 19.73 20.71 22.34 23.98 27.84

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Production
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
51-2098 Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other, Including Team Assemblers 17.69 11.08 13.19 16.91 21.05 25.53
51-3011 Bakers 16.63 10.96 12.77 16.66 20.05 23.24
51-3021 Butchers and Meat Cutters 21.65 12.78 16.22 22.19 26.94 29.95
51-7011 Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters 21.56 14.42 16.79 20.77 25.93 30.14
51-4031 Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 17.24 12.43 15.02 17.11 19.26 23.06
51-9081 Dental Laboratory Technicians 24.33 12.38 19.60 25.27 29.51 34.51
51-2091 Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators 23.91 14.97 19.50 25.73 28.84 30.70
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 30.03 12.00 15.38 24.64 40.54 56.67
51-3091 Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders 12.54 10.04 10.82 12.51 14.11 15.08
51-3092 Food Batchmakers 13.96 10.04 10.74 13.03 16.35 18.66
51-8092 Gas Plant Operators 31.01 21.38 24.53 29.08 37.32 45.52
51-9198 Helpers--Production Workers 15.93 10.04 11.47 15.26 19.14 23.36
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 31.40 14.50 23.19 31.08 37.87 44.92
51-9071 Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers 15.18 9.92 10.83 13.67 19.65 23.07
51-6011 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 13.44 10.04 10.53 12.12 16.19 18.90
51-4041 Machinists 31.84 19.80 26.76 33.82 37.80 39.89
51-3022 Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 11.29 10.00 10.04 10.53 11.62 13.84
51-9023 Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 23.97 13.81 18.08 26.23 29.56 31.56
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 12.14 9.81 10.03 10.99 13.16 16.87
51-9122 Painters, Transportation Equipment 26.54 17.38 24.09 27.45 30.16 33.98
51-8093 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers 40.74 27.83 33.47 43.08 48.01 50.96
51-9151 Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators 17.65 10.04 12.82 17.50 19.86 26.51
51-8099 Plant and System Operators, All Other 36.46 25.25 32.05 35.91 39.33 50.99
51-8012 Power Distributors and Dispatchers 46.36 31.51 37.84 49.26 56.81 61.27
51-8013 Power Plant Operators 31.84 15.52 19.19 29.70 44.06 50.62
51-6021 Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 13.77 10.01 11.38 13.80 15.86 17.99
51-5113 Print Binding and Finishing Workers 21.73 13.59 17.87 22.35 26.50 29.28
51-5112 Printing Press Operators 23.66 14.61 20.49 24.15 28.08 30.88
51-9199 Production Workers, All Other 28.39 13.05 21.55 28.73 36.47 41.10
51-7041 Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood 22.26 15.21 18.31 22.24 27.03 30.24
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 21.13 12.18 15.92 21.20 27.17 30.13
51-8021 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 37.21 28.26 31.99 36.57 43.97 48.82
51-2041 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 27.13 13.63 17.34 28.24 35.60 39.50
51-6052 Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers 16.22 12.58 13.70 15.77 18.53 21.64
51-8031 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 30.76 18.67 23.91 31.21 37.57 42.64
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 31.54 18.83 24.06 30.63 38.43 46.60
51-7042 Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing 17.72 12.59 14.84 17.32 20.83 23.73

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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 Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
53-2021 Air Traffic Controllers 53.25 35.12 43.42 51.23 64.55 74.08
53-2022 Airfield Operations Specialists 31.56 17.03 23.95 29.96 36.37 46.49
53-2011 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers 132,250 54,310 69,340 117,650 180,610 *
53-6031 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants 14.27 10.35 11.34 13.38 15.71 19.32
53-3022 Bus Drivers, School or Special Client 19.04 13.83 16.64 18.68 21.81 25.33
53-3021 Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 24.14 13.59 17.08 24.49 30.49 35.86
53-5021 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels 33.02 18.71 24.02 29.76 42.08 50.22
53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 13.66 10.08 10.77 12.48 14.97 18.89
53-2012 Commercial Pilots 80,580 39,070 50,150 72,670 92,110 128,900
53-7021 Crane and Tower Operators 38.45 29.21 34.64 38.80 44.52 48.57
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers 14.80 9.81 10.08 12.91 18.19 22.66
53-7032 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators 34.44 18.85 24.65 38.27 43.96 47.52
53-1048 First-line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 34.52 16.81 21.39 33.21 44.57 52.62
53-2031 Flight Attendants 54,590 35,630 40,550 50,920 63,560 84,200
53-3032 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 27.04 18.65 21.70 26.09 30.72 38.95
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 25.42 14.53 20.13 24.63 29.83 37.23
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 18.05 11.01 13.08 16.53 21.77 28.24
53-3033 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 20.75 12.84 15.83 19.74 24.64 30.60
53-7063 Machine Feeders and Offbearers 15.90 10.07 10.08 10.22 24.90 28.48
53-7199 Material Moving Workers, All Other 22.97 11.36 14.54 20.47 32.83 37.06
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand 15.91 10.08 12.35 14.74 19.14 23.41
53-6021 Parking Lot Attendants 12.23 10.07 10.08 11.48 13.61 15.47
53-7081 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 21.29 13.42 17.02 20.94 26.77 29.71
53-5011 Sailors and Marine Oilers 21.09 12.70 15.73 20.88 26.54 29.77
53-5031 Ship Engineers 30.09 13.73 21.18 31.59 39.27 44.31
53-7121 Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders 16.24 10.57 11.30 15.24 19.47 26.38
53-3041 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs 13.32 9.94 10.81 12.47 15.49 18.01
53-6061 Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants 20.17 11.61 13.99 23.63 24.17 25.79
53-6051 Transportation Inspectors 47.72 32.55 39.61 48.62 57.74 66.43
53-6099 Transportation Workers, All Other 19.87 12.77 14.76 18.25 25.39 29.68

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* indicates the wage is not available.