May 2014 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 41.21 43.42 45.63 25.86 39.91 63.58
11-2011 Advertising and Promotions Managers 30.90 37.25 43.60 20.72 36.09 57.70
11-9041 Architectural and Engineering Managers 64.99 73.82 82.65 43.36 65.09 (1)
11-1011 Chief Executives 75.12 80.48 85.84 38.22 73.89 (1)
11-3111 Compensation and Benefits Managers 37.96 51.62 65.28 24.22 49.54 (1)
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 50.97 55.07 59.17 38.23 52.48 73.00
11-9021 Construction Managers 56.12 59.88 63.64 32.74 57.46 (1)
11-9039 Education Administrators, All Other 36.60 40.31 44.02 21.94 41.82 58.19
11-9032 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 96,983 101,770 106,557 79,930 103,390 126,500
11-9033 Education Administrators, Postsecondary 46.47 53.02 59.57 26.08 50.86 86.02
11-9031 Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 24.43 25.85 27.27 15.79 25.57 39.23
11-9161 Emergency Management Directors 31.83 36.40 40.97 23.49 31.28 56.96
11-3031 Financial Managers 49.67 53.67 57.67 27.28 48.57 87.17
11-9051 Food Service Managers 24.51 26.21 27.91 17.17 25.27 36.62
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 47.65 48.90 50.15 24.39 42.64 80.52
11-3121 Human Resources Managers 49.87 52.44 55.01 35.93 50.14 71.96
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers 46.07 54.13 62.19 36.22 45.30 87.83
11-9081 Lodging Managers 27.08 36.73 46.38 16.22 31.41 74.53
11-9199 Managers, All Other 47.45 50.95 54.45 25.16 46.68 80.85
11-2021 Marketing Managers 38.89 42.11 45.33 22.87 38.93 65.16
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers 50.14 53.72 57.30 30.94 49.86 80.51
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers 47.60 49.14 50.68 37.11 47.56 63.24
11-9131 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents 24.75 25.19 25.63 16.27 25.11 37.32
11-9141 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 28.12 30.25 32.38 17.41 28.51 46.07
11-2031 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers 50.98 56.89 62.80 32.29 53.39 (1)
11-3061 Purchasing Managers 49.65 54.81 59.97 31.09 52.59 85.10
11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers 33.48 35.06 36.64 20.56 34.96 50.96
11-3131 Training and Development Managers 43.55 47.76 51.97 26.92 43.84 79.44
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 40.12 42.54 44.96 25.67 38.73 61.99

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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 36.55 37.73 38.91 24.36 34.97 55.11
13-2021 Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate 31.95 33.80 35.65 21.48 33.40 49.58
13-2031 Budget Analysts 38.69 40.52 42.35 27.69 37.59 60.37
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other 36.92 38.04 39.16 25.07 35.78 54.79
13-1031 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators 32.45 33.71 34.97 20.58 33.87 47.54
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 32.41 33.87 35.33 24.34 33.84 45.19
13-1041 Compliance Officers 32.66 34.63 36.60 23.39 33.90 47.44
13-1051 Cost Estimators 40.17 43.22 46.27 25.56 41.19 63.48
13-2051 Financial Analysts 46.56 49.37 52.18 31.74 47.41 70.47
13-2061 Financial Examiners 27.61 28.68 29.75 19.54 27.31 39.67
13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other 24.44 30.25 36.06 15.83 28.39 51.04
13-1131 Fundraisers 22.00 25.21 28.42 13.10 24.19 36.52
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists 29.44 30.77 32.10 19.73 28.63 46.08
13-1075 Labor Relations Specialists 36.09 41.45 46.81 22.35 42.90 57.34
13-2072 Loan Officers 30.54 34.30 38.06 19.78 31.25 50.46
13-1081 Logisticians 39.65 41.61 43.57 28.17 39.58 57.27
13-1111 Management Analysts 38.13 45.33 52.53 26.14 38.69 71.35
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 29.06 31.60 34.14 16.91 29.93 52.52
13-1121 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 21.27 24.16 27.05 15.83 22.03 37.77
13-2052 Personal Financial Advisors 35.85 44.26 52.67 17.44 39.12 74.36
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 32.70 34.31 35.92 21.51 33.20 50.72
13-2081 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents 39.82 41.19 42.56 27.04 37.83 56.41
13-2082 Tax Preparers 21.75 26.10 30.45 15.52 25.54 40.91
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists 30.82 32.34 33.86 19.47 31.28 46.38
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products 23.71 26.40 29.09 13.50 23.19 43.55

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Computer and Mathematical
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
15-1111 Computer and Information Research Scientists 40.30 42.82 45.34 33.74 42.24 52.63
15-1143 Computer Network Architects 44.58 49.00 53.42 29.41 47.71 73.26
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists 31.61 33.52 35.43 21.14 32.47 46.60
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other 37.65 40.68 43.71 25.56 41.51 53.52
15-1131 Computer Programmers 38.28 39.36 40.44 28.01 39.03 51.93
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts 36.53 38.33 40.13 24.90 37.38 55.58
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists 24.81 26.41 28.01 16.04 25.60 38.50
15-1141 Database Administrators 32.58 34.76 36.94 18.22 34.82 49.32
15-1122 Information Security Analysts 33.12 41.80 50.48 21.07 40.20 68.89
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 35.64 37.40 39.16 24.81 35.74 53.70
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts 30.84 37.63 44.42 17.90 33.43 68.56
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications 37.42 39.11 40.80 25.96 37.44 57.84
15-1134 Web Developers 26.13 28.78 31.43 14.73 28.45 42.09

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Architecture and Engineering
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
17-2011 Aerospace Engineers 40.01 42.07 44.13 22.43 40.40 66.37
17-1011 Architects, Except Landscape and Naval 37.11 41.87 46.63 22.65 43.22 58.09
17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters 24.99 26.72 28.45 19.00 25.35 37.51
17-1021 Cartographers and Photogrammetrists 31.54 33.23 34.92 23.02 32.92 44.31
17-2041 Chemical Engineers 50.65 56.65 62.65 29.18 54.64 85.78
17-3022 Civil Engineering Technicians 32.03 33.07 34.11 22.39 32.32 44.13
17-2051 Civil Engineers 48.99 51.73 54.47 34.18 48.64 72.47
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers 44.81 48.62 52.43 32.86 49.43 64.52
17-3019 Drafters, All Other 25.91 28.05 30.19 19.05 27.62 37.22
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians 31.82 35.43 39.04 24.17 32.85 53.10
17-3012 Electrical and Electronics Drafters 28.97 31.43 33.89 21.65 32.17 41.58
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 50.16 53.63 57.10 32.52 52.03 76.43
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 46.92 50.59 54.26 37.22 48.42 68.32
17-3029 Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 32.72 34.26 35.80 22.52 33.85 45.87
17-2199 Engineers, All Other 54.63 58.04 61.45 34.51 57.89 77.33
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians 27.32 28.38 29.44 20.69 27.82 36.85
17-2081 Environmental Engineers 47.02 49.55 52.08 31.97 47.20 71.81
17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 53.87 57.36 60.85 39.16 59.44 76.15
17-3026 Industrial Engineering Technicians 39.20 42.18 45.16 31.55 40.29 55.21
17-2112 Industrial Engineers 51.06 56.12 61.18 33.44 53.14 82.52
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians 28.05 32.22 36.39 21.35 30.07 45.17
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers 54.21 59.45 64.69 35.08 51.85 (1)
17-2151 Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers 54.61 60.02 65.43 38.42 54.32 (1)
17-2171 Petroleum Engineers 67.48 73.69 79.90 41.11 68.20 (1)
17-3031 Surveying and Mapping Technicians 27.27 29.28 31.29 19.54 29.17 41.02
17-1022 Surveyors 35.87 37.64 39.41 26.36 38.96 47.37

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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 35.60 37.13 38.66 24.36 35.62 52.08
19-2021 Atmospheric and Space Scientists 39.41 41.53 43.65 30.13 38.82 56.41
19-1029 Biological Scientists, All Other 35.14 36.43 37.72 24.90 36.49 47.45
19-4021 Biological Technicians 19.43 19.94 20.45 14.85 18.98 25.99
19-4031 Chemical Technicians 28.24 29.76 31.28 20.77 28.89 41.04
19-2031 Chemists 41.84 45.02 48.20 30.77 46.49 63.27
19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 31.17 32.71 34.25 23.66 31.93 44.58
19-1031 Conservation Scientists 41.63 43.96 46.29 27.68 41.95 61.54
19-3011 Economists 39.13 41.15 43.17 30.24 36.46 56.87
19-4091 Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health 22.28 24.12 25.96 16.90 21.78 37.40
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 32.11 35.07 38.03 21.83 30.47 53.76
19-4093 Forest and Conservation Technicians 21.04 21.55 22.06 14.85 20.50 29.36
19-1032 Foresters 31.54 32.56 33.58 23.34 32.71 43.05
19-4041 Geological and Petroleum Technicians 27.58 29.86 32.14 19.62 27.85 45.26
19-2042 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 49.09 56.13 63.17 27.83 48.48 (1)
19-2043 Hydrologists 40.02 43.80 47.58 30.19 39.58 53.53
19-1099 Life Scientists, All Other 28.70 29.87 31.04 23.34 28.68 38.15
19-4099 Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other 27.33 28.39 29.45 18.51 29.57 37.21
19-1022 Microbiologists 32.06 34.64 37.22 22.07 32.29 52.80
19-2099 Physical Scientists, All Other 37.03 39.18 41.33 19.91 37.71 56.52
19-3099 Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other 33.79 34.67 35.55 25.16 33.50 45.13
19-1013 Soil and Plant Scientists 33.54 34.84 36.14 25.62 33.49 47.44
19-3022 Survey Researchers 18.38 23.73 29.08 10.31 26.23 39.32
19-3051 Urban and Regional Planners 36.64 38.14 39.64 25.76 37.21 51.05
19-1023 Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 33.36 34.51 35.66 22.55 33.49 47.45

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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 23.33 24.09 24.85 15.30 22.90 34.51
21-2011 Clergy 20.12 22.35 24.58 12.37 22.41 34.51
21-1099 Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other 19.86 21.97 24.08 10.22 21.10 35.07
21-1094 Community Health Workers 19.03 19.97 20.91 14.97 18.49 28.39
21-1019 Counselors, All Other 24.54 26.63 28.72 19.08 26.30 36.04
21-2021 Directors, Religious Activities and Education 15.80 19.65 23.50 9.28 16.97 29.49
21-1012 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 32.02 34.09 36.16 21.56 33.30 47.78
21-1091 Health Educators 26.49 27.97 29.45 16.68 27.67 39.72
21-1022 Healthcare Social Workers 24.09 25.23 26.37 15.11 23.88 38.22
21-1013 Marriage and Family Therapists 26.48 28.79 31.10 19.25 28.51 37.78
21-1023 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers 20.20 20.98 21.76 14.03 20.38 28.82
21-1014 Mental Health Counselors 26.44 28.27 30.10 16.01 28.27 40.57
21-1015 Rehabilitation Counselors 24.04 25.70 27.36 15.10 26.43 36.23
21-2099 Religious Workers, All Other 11.20 15.65 20.10 8.29 13.08 30.37
21-1093 Social and Human Service Assistants 16.03 16.96 17.89 12.23 15.51 23.77
21-1029 Social Workers, All Other 28.20 31.26 34.32 18.77 31.47 45.58
21-1011 Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors 22.69 24.36 26.03 15.62 24.92 33.66

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Legal
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
23-1023 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates 66.51 71.41 76.31 43.96 75.45 (1)
23-1011 Lawyers 52.80 56.69 60.58 34.48 52.04 80.54
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants 27.11 31.21 35.31 20.33 28.59 50.46
23-2093 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers 28.70 30.05 31.40 21.07 29.85 39.58

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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 18.67 21.44 24.21 14.17 18.99 33.29
25-1121 Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary 76,913 82,060 87,207 55,970 83,720 104,290
25-1011 Business Teachers, Postsecondary 45,865 62,870 79,875 41,460 48,130 93,810
25-2023 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School 57,335 62,080 66,825 41,500 64,100 85,680
25-2032 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 69,936 74,460 78,984 52,600 74,450 96,200
25-1122 Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 63,136 71,710 80,284 51,950 69,500 95,830
25-1021 Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 85,313 91,790 98,267 78,980 88,480 124,380
25-1111 Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary 62,727 73,200 83,673 52,220 61,860 109,480
25-1081 Education Teachers, Postsecondary 79,211 84,160 89,109 58,660 85,440 105,690
25-2021 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 65,717 71,460 77,203 51,130 68,410 98,290
25-1123 English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 82,414 87,200 91,986 67,460 85,660 111,230
25-1071 Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 63,101 72,640 82,179 42,380 80,040 97,470
25-9031 Instructional Coordinators 30.32 31.75 33.18 19.65 32.49 44.19
25-2012 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 59,875 66,380 72,885 50,520 61,080 91,940
25-4021 Librarians 31.07 32.74 34.41 21.79 32.75 44.62
25-4031 Library Technicians 19.15 20.18 21.21 13.59 19.84 28.02
25-1022 Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 81,396 88,320 95,244 65,310 88,080 117,000
25-2022 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 67,838 71,040 74,242 50,220 70,930 94,210
25-1072 Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 79,153 86,070 92,987 70,210 86,740 101,280
25-1199 Postsecondary Teachers, All Other 55,126 63,460 71,794 40,670 59,670 93,850
25-2011 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 16.49 18.28 20.07 10.87 16.95 28.39
25-2031 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 67,455 72,120 76,785 52,460 70,450 96,480
25-3021 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 23.14 25.49 27.84 12.40 24.12 36.90
25-1069 Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other 55,333 65,470 75,607 40,810 59,950 94,360
25-2059 Special Education Teachers, All Other 46,046 52,650 59,254 22,510 54,660 77,420
25-2052 Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 60,903 67,520 74,137 41,800 66,170 99,410
25-2053 Special Education Teachers, Middle School 62,320 67,910 73,500 50,500 63,550 94,190
25-2051 Special Education Teachers, Preschool 61,704 64,750 67,796 45,570 65,780 85,900
25-2054 Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 67,784 73,550 79,316 52,260 71,290 99,470
25-3098 Substitute Teachers 18.91 21.57 24.23 14.28 20.02 33.39
25-9041 Teacher Assistants 35,459 37,440 39,421 25,000 36,380 52,890
25-3097 Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers 52,566 58,660 64,754 31,840 55,980 90,070
25-1194 Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 36.49 39.18 41.87 27.90 38.80 51.72

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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 22.33 23.01 23.69 16.60 21.25 36.51
27-4011 Audio and Video Equipment Technicians 20.10 21.76 23.42 11.58 21.00 33.03
27-4012 Broadcast Technicians 15.82 18.05 20.28 8.92 17.04 28.32
27-4031 Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture 24.46 26.54 28.62 11.58 27.27 42.34
27-2022 Coaches and Scouts 41,865 45,620 49,375 27,890 43,630 60,480
27-1012 Craft Artists 16.01 19.72 23.43 9.06 17.81 35.05
27-2031 Dancers 13.43 19.07 24.71 8.62 16.26 29.34
27-3041 Editors 26.35 29.15 31.95 17.37 27.85 41.91
27-1023 Floral Designers 13.14 14.92 16.70 9.99 14.32 21.02
27-1024 Graphic Designers 21.34 23.81 26.28 15.02 23.12 33.96
27-1025 Interior Designers 27.38 29.40 31.42 24.35 28.68 36.33
27-3091 Interpreters and Translators 21.68 23.62 25.56 12.60 22.66 35.97
27-4099 Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other 31.19 34.36 37.53 16.50 34.08 54.88
27-3099 Media and Communication Workers, All Other 25.83 27.79 29.75 19.68 25.94 36.89
27-1026 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 16.50 17.83 19.16 12.49 16.85 26.25
27-4021 Photographers 16.57 19.61 22.65 12.41 18.73 28.26
27-2012 Producers and Directors 22.81 24.86 26.91 12.23 22.97 40.97
27-3012 Public Address System and Other Announcers 10.78 16.45 22.12 8.46 15.51 29.07
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists 30.04 31.65 33.26 19.05 29.71 46.75
27-3011 Radio and Television Announcers 19.11 25.78 32.45 12.74 22.21 33.49
27-3022 Reporters and Correspondents 21.28 22.42 23.56 15.38 21.47 32.02
27-3042 Technical Writers 30.17 32.26 34.35 21.02 29.72 45.56
27-3043 Writers and Authors 28.45 30.55 32.65 19.18 31.64 39.59

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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 34.65 36.44 38.23 20.58 39.69 46.82
29-2021 Dental Hygienists 32.46 36.38 40.30 23.68 38.25 46.50
29-1021 Dentists, General 82.30 98.98 115.66 60.26 (1) (1)
29-2032 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 38.06 39.78 41.50 31.60 40.81 47.51
29-1031 Dietitians and Nutritionists 28.73 30.52 32.31 18.91 31.73 40.64
29-2041 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 19.78 22.32 24.86 12.26 22.97 32.22
29-1062 Family and General Practitioners 99.02 109.78 120.54 61.40 (1) (1)
29-1199 Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other 33.05 36.88 40.71 23.67 33.21 54.96
29-2099 Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other 23.74 25.02 26.30 16.43 23.43 36.11
29-9099 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other 25.49 28.20 30.91 16.44 26.48 42.43
29-1063 Internists, General 85.44 98.36 111.28 47.75 (1) (1)
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 25.22 26.14 27.06 19.66 26.08 33.74
29-2035 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 34.15 36.21 38.27 27.64 36.92 45.15
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 22.14 23.57 25.00 15.97 21.78 35.60
29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists 31.18 32.25 33.32 20.81 32.88 43.59
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 19.47 20.26 21.05 15.05 19.53 27.99
29-2033 Nuclear Medicine Technologists 36.93 39.40 41.87 31.39 40.52 47.23
29-1151 Nurse Anesthetists 53.83 70.75 87.67 47.84 54.87 (1)
29-1161 Nurse Midwives 46.82 48.73 50.64 38.34 46.99 64.89
29-1171 Nurse Practitioners 51.03 55.61 60.19 38.38 51.78 72.35
29-1064 Obstetricians and Gynecologists 102.06 118.29 134.52 81.05 (1) (1)
29-9011 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 38.05 40.01 41.97 25.27 38.82 57.00
29-9012 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 30.20 33.19 36.18 18.07 34.99 44.53
29-1122 Occupational Therapists 34.48 36.41 38.34 22.67 37.18 51.81
29-2057 Ophthalmic Medical Technicians 21.40 23.02 24.64 19.07 21.78 32.28
29-2081 Opticians, Dispensing 19.82 21.60 23.38 12.84 22.30 29.21
29-1041 Optometrists 67.87 85.88 103.89 51.47 82.27 (1)
29-1065 Pediatricians, General 79.83 90.87 101.91 49.11 85.85 (1)
29-1051 Pharmacists 63.74 65.54 67.34 53.10 66.32 80.59
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians 18.58 19.22 19.86 13.28 19.20 25.36
29-1123 Physical Therapists 41.69 46.32 50.95 30.15 44.75 68.91
29-1071 Physician Assistants 49.00 51.00 53.00 37.02 49.92 66.86
29-1069 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 70.26 80.70 91.14 25.05 87.59 (1)
29-2053 Psychiatric Technicians 14.22 17.73 21.24 11.05 15.80 27.69
29-1066 Psychiatrists 99.06 111.77 124.48 64.72 (1) (1)
29-2034 Radiologic Technologists 32.14 33.11 34.08 25.12 33.23 42.84
29-1141 Registered Nurses 40.01 41.22 42.43 29.96 41.12 54.88
29-1126 Respiratory Therapists 32.19 33.16 34.13 26.34 33.33 41.38
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists 37.00 39.23 41.46 25.95 38.73 55.52
29-1067 Surgeons (2)(1)(2) (1)(1)(1)
29-2055 Surgical Technologists 24.22 25.21 26.20 17.76 25.50 33.60
29-1129 Therapists, All Other 49.35 57.72 66.09 37.30 65.00 76.63
29-1131 Veterinarians 38.99 45.40 51.81 27.44 43.71 57.92
29-2056 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 18.39 19.70 21.01 14.78 20.28 23.39

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Healthcare Support
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
31-9091 Dental Assistants 19.59 20.94 22.29 14.54 20.96 28.01
31-9099 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other 18.33 19.72 21.11 13.20 18.60 27.93
31-1011 Home Health Aides 13.14 13.99 14.84 10.12 13.82 18.03
31-9011 Massage Therapists 37.03 40.52 44.01 18.93 43.17 56.54
31-9092 Medical Assistants 18.52 19.08 19.64 14.72 18.74 23.93
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers 19.15 19.97 20.79 15.54 19.08 26.63
31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists 15.24 17.43 19.62 11.98 14.68 26.64
31-1014 Nursing Assistants 17.41 17.87 18.33 14.43 17.48 22.28
31-1015 Orderlies 13.81 14.99 16.17 10.72 15.02 19.23
31-9097 Phlebotomists 16.17 18.53 20.89 13.39 18.29 22.86
31-2022 Physical Therapist Aides 17.82 18.59 19.36 13.66 19.41 22.78
31-2021 Physical Therapist Assistants 25.87 29.58 33.29 18.18 29.03 42.17
31-1013 Psychiatric Aides 19.10 20.13 21.16 15.87 20.20 27.36
31-9096 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 12.49 13.52 14.55 9.94 13.33 17.72

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Protective Service
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
33-9011 Animal Control Workers 20.43 21.94 23.45 16.11 21.63 28.45
33-3012 Correctional Officers and Jailers 25.94 28.03 30.12 20.64 27.76 35.74
33-9091 Crossing Guards 12.10 15.27 18.44 9.26 12.46 23.40
33-3021 Detectives and Criminal Investigators 51.19 53.83 56.47 34.96 56.06 70.51
33-2011 Firefighters 19.04 22.42 25.80 9.57 23.95 35.01
33-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers 38.68 41.18 43.68 31.92 40.03 50.09
33-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 36.67 38.40 40.13 27.46 38.42 51.16
33-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 44.52 46.81 49.10 29.51 47.92 62.83
33-1099 First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other 28.29 30.00 31.71 19.68 30.04 39.76
33-9092 Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service 14.94 15.87 16.80 9.58 16.41 21.28
33-3041 Parking Enforcement Workers 14.26 14.99 15.72 12.28 14.61 18.34
33-3051 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 34.95 36.38 37.81 25.62 36.87 45.77
33-9099 Protective Service Workers, All Other 20.52 21.80 23.08 13.15 20.58 30.45
33-9032 Security Guards 15.73 17.40 19.07 10.29 16.29 27.18
33-9093 Transportation Security Screeners 20.52 21.27 22.02 17.91 20.61 26.11

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Food Preparation and Serving Related
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
35-3011 Bartenders 12.09 13.06 14.03 8.88 11.90 18.07
35-1011 Chefs and Head Cooks 19.98 22.06 24.14 14.94 19.71 31.45
35-3021 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 9.95 10.68 11.41 8.18 9.60 15.57
35-2019 Cooks, All Other 15.60 16.61 17.62 13.48 16.50 19.16
35-2011 Cooks, Fast Food 10.10 10.91 11.72 8.31 10.37 15.08
35-2012 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 17.26 17.93 18.60 11.80 17.23 25.57
35-2014 Cooks, Restaurant 13.10 14.07 15.04 9.98 13.46 19.82
35-2015 Cooks, Short Order 12.05 14.10 16.15 10.05 13.77 18.61
35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 10.11 10.68 11.25 8.19 9.55 14.55
35-9011 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 10.31 11.36 12.41 8.21 9.59 17.77
35-9021 Dishwashers 9.46 9.91 10.36 8.14 9.38 12.01
35-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 16.88 17.75 18.62 10.58 16.69 27.10
35-9099 Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other 12.62 13.55 14.48 11.71 13.44 16.84
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers 11.66 12.39 13.12 8.39 11.28 18.02
35-3041 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 9.36 10.22 11.08 8.03 8.87 16.24
35-9031 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop 8.76 10.25 11.74 8.04 8.88 16.91
35-3031 Waiters and Waitresses 10.89 12.68 14.47 8.21 9.51 23.47

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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 17.93 19.46 20.99 14.22 17.85 28.36
37-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers 21.02 22.62 24.22 16.03 21.32 29.56
37-3019 Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other 13.73 15.19 16.65 10.06 14.20 21.79
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 14.10 14.74 15.38 9.46 14.28 20.99
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 14.72 15.67 16.62 10.37 15.19 21.77
37-2012 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 11.50 11.90 12.30 8.83 11.67 15.16
37-3013 Tree Trimmers and Pruners 20.42 22.84 25.26 16.43 22.03 28.84

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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 11.98 13.52 15.06 9.38 13.72 17.94
39-2011 Animal Trainers 11.40 12.78 14.16 10.51 13.04 14.59
39-6011 Baggage Porters and Bellhops 10.89 11.57 12.25 8.13 9.30 17.56
39-9011 Childcare Workers 11.47 12.06 12.65 9.52 11.58 14.72
39-6012 Concierges 13.00 15.17 17.34 8.67 15.55 22.21
39-3099 Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers, All Other 15.43 16.46 17.49 12.17 16.11 21.10
39-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 18.21 19.27 20.33 13.33 18.31 26.88
39-9031 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 15.23 16.77 18.31 9.38 15.91 25.79
39-3012 Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners 10.18 10.73 11.28 9.40 10.61 11.90
39-3011 Gaming Dealers 10.41 13.24 16.07 8.46 12.12 19.98
39-1011 Gaming Supervisors 18.12 22.26 26.40 10.61 22.70 32.68
39-5012 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 13.97 16.34 18.71 8.75 16.22 24.85
39-5092 Manicurists and Pedicurists 13.26 15.62 17.98 9.82 16.45 18.42
39-2021 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 10.24 11.53 12.82 8.39 10.59 14.83
39-9021 Personal Care Aides 14.01 14.46 14.91 10.84 14.63 18.01
39-9099 Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other 9.53 13.35 17.17 8.22 10.72 22.32
39-7011 Tour Guides and Escorts 13.42 14.98 16.54 9.96 13.47 24.50
39-3031 Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers 8.72 9.30 9.88 8.00 8.77 12.66

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Sales and Related
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents 20.95 23.90 26.85 12.76 19.84 37.54
41-2011 Cashiers 11.72 12.10 12.48 8.75 11.19 17.40
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks 13.44 14.16 14.88 9.56 13.73 19.40
41-9011 Demonstrators and Product Promoters 10.86 11.83 12.80 9.67 11.10 15.57
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 25.73 29.29 32.85 16.12 24.47 54.54
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 19.60 20.36 21.12 12.82 18.71 29.40
41-2012 Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers 10.67 13.85 17.03 9.70 11.37 21.96
41-3021 Insurance Sales Agents 23.42 27.65 31.88 15.94 23.10 42.91
41-2022 Parts Salespersons 15.50 17.22 18.94 10.48 16.28 27.10
41-9021 Real Estate Brokers 29.06 38.99 48.92 21.63 28.66 69.14
41-9022 Real Estate Sales Agents 29.59 32.11 34.63 17.84 32.87 43.06
41-2031 Retail Salespersons 12.69 13.10 13.51 9.03 11.82 18.55
41-9099 Sales and Related Workers, All Other 16.96 19.88 22.80 10.45 15.71 37.35
41-9031 Sales Engineers 44.77 49.85 54.93 29.85 46.88 73.29
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 23.09 26.11 29.13 12.56 22.93 44.68
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 26.57 28.17 29.77 16.14 25.54 44.33
41-4011 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 32.99 37.81 42.63 12.88 35.22 67.64
41-3031 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents (2) 41.80 (2) 17.18 28.39 (1)
41-9041 Telemarketers 12.28 13.98 15.68 10.01 12.66 21.98
41-3041 Travel Agents 14.65 17.02 19.39 10.15 15.60 25.98

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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 19.68 20.57 21.46 15.63 19.82 27.44
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks 19.54 20.21 20.88 15.02 19.74 27.50
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 20.77 21.19 21.61 14.18 20.49 29.85
43-4011 Brokerage Clerks 21.55 25.74 29.93 15.60 26.49 35.45
43-5011 Cargo and Freight Agents 16.85 17.79 18.73 12.66 16.52 25.14
43-9011 Computer Operators 24.44 26.19 27.94 18.63 26.58 34.26
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers 11.51 15.25 18.99 8.40 15.33 26.08
43-4031 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks 22.57 23.25 23.93 16.74 21.63 32.72
43-4041 Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks 15.93 17.21 18.49 12.46 16.49 25.06
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 17.05 17.67 18.29 11.13 16.79 26.11
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers 16.19 17.17 18.15 12.59 16.75 22.97
43-9031 Desktop Publishers 24.02 26.06 28.10 18.97 25.30 37.00
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 20.98 22.62 24.26 13.31 21.56 34.26
43-4061 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs 23.70 24.57 25.44 19.93 23.81 30.57
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 25.49 26.10 26.71 18.45 25.38 35.40
43-4071 File Clerks 14.21 15.42 16.63 9.17 16.06 21.13
43-3099 Financial Clerks, All Other 22.77 24.09 25.41 13.23 21.04 40.39
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 27.73 28.51 29.29 16.91 27.24 42.38
43-4081 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks 11.89 12.90 13.91 9.14 12.28 18.71
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 20.84 21.65 22.46 15.83 21.57 28.07
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other 20.58 21.25 21.92 14.85 20.95 27.80
43-9041 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 20.42 23.67 26.92 15.17 21.39 37.72
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan 17.88 18.72 19.56 15.26 18.43 22.79
43-6012 Legal Secretaries 21.14 23.33 25.52 17.40 23.36 29.41
43-4121 Library Assistants, Clerical 17.22 18.03 18.84 11.97 18.16 23.45
43-4131 Loan Interviewers and Clerks 17.81 18.69 19.57 12.04 18.35 26.46
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 15.13 16.24 17.35 9.58 16.75 21.60
43-6013 Medical Secretaries 17.14 18.02 18.90 12.60 17.79 23.84
43-5041 Meter Readers, Utilities 21.28 23.75 26.22 16.05 21.70 35.28
43-4141 New Accounts Clerks 14.53 16.77 19.01 12.61 16.69 21.95
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 22.49 23.36 24.23 15.26 22.12 34.22
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 20.03 20.47 20.91 13.57 19.33 29.11
43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer 13.97 17.38 20.79 8.35 18.99 25.35
43-4151 Order Clerks 18.79 20.35 21.91 12.49 19.77 29.16
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 21.91 22.62 23.33 15.06 22.21 31.45
43-5031 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 23.09 24.23 25.37 17.01 24.91 29.99
43-5051 Postal Service Clerks 23.86 24.83 25.80 15.26 26.73 27.30
43-5052 Postal Service Mail Carriers 23.70 25.45 27.20 16.58 27.50 27.51
43-5053 Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators 17.70 18.61 19.52 10.20 15.27 26.22
43-3061 Procurement Clerks 22.09 22.67 23.25 17.06 22.64 28.03
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 24.71 25.98 27.25 14.98 25.39 38.80
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks 15.39 15.79 16.19 11.02 15.49 21.65
43-4181 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 14.96 16.30 17.64 11.17 14.91 24.06
43-6014 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 17.11 17.45 17.79 11.43 17.26 23.69
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 17.22 18.30 19.38 10.91 17.36 27.03
43-9111 Statistical Assistants 19.77 20.83 21.89 16.61 20.07 25.80
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 14.18 14.70 15.22 9.23 13.55 22.21
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 15.19 15.87 16.55 11.81 16.12 20.13
43-3071 Tellers 14.13 14.77 15.41 11.72 14.11 19.74
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 16.64 18.09 19.54 13.62 17.40 25.24
43-9022 Word Processors and Typists 16.42 17.56 18.70 12.95 17.16 22.84

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Farming, Fishing, and Forestry
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
45-4021 Fallers 23.37 25.58 27.79 23.22 26.12 28.90
45-2092 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse 10.07 11.80 13.53 8.54 11.45 16.23
45-2093 Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals 10.83 13.60 16.37 8.83 14.11 17.87
45-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers 23.57 26.24 28.91 19.12 25.18 36.69
45-3011 Fishers and Related Fishing Workers 14.58 16.34 18.10 12.51 15.81 20.52

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Construction and Extraction
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
47-2031 Carpenters 30.69 31.81 32.93 21.59 31.56 44.07
47-2041 Carpet Installers 19.32 23.46 27.60 10.90 26.05 29.45
47-2051 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 24.63 27.91 31.19 16.29 29.37 36.46
47-4011 Construction and Building Inspectors 35.64 37.40 39.16 26.55 38.99 46.57
47-4099 Construction and Related Workers, All Other 27.50 29.28 31.06 17.76 30.66 37.72
47-2061 Construction Laborers 20.51 21.52 22.53 13.81 20.41 30.85
47-5041 Continuous Mining Machine Operators 23.33 27.04 30.75 20.16 27.06 35.05
47-5011 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas 29.44 32.71 35.98 22.05 33.17 44.18
47-5021 Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas 24.34 28.47 32.60 20.04 26.90 41.59
47-2111 Electricians 35.95 37.88 39.81 25.09 38.28 51.00
47-5031 Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters 31.08 33.09 35.10 26.66 32.72 43.05
47-5099 Extraction Workers, All Other 23.98 27.06 30.14 14.24 22.97 51.15
47-2042 Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles (2) 29.31 (2) 15.63 27.48 44.01
47-2121 Glaziers 20.45 25.25 30.05 15.97 25.63 35.59
47-4041 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 26.82 29.73 32.64 20.41 30.69 40.16
47-3019 Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other 16.79 18.86 20.93 12.08 20.01 23.11
47-3012 Helpers--Carpenters 16.53 18.33 20.13 11.57 17.72 26.45
47-3013 Helpers--Electricians 17.59 18.96 20.33 13.46 18.23 26.31
47-5081 Helpers--Extraction Workers 23.55 27.67 31.79 16.43 30.00 36.78
47-4051 Highway Maintenance Workers 25.24 26.99 28.74 17.35 27.50 35.49
47-2131 Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall 20.37 25.03 29.69 12.73 25.90 37.31
47-2132 Insulation Workers, Mechanical 27.44 28.91 30.38 24.32 28.51 35.57
47-5042 Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators 22.73 25.70 28.67 20.26 25.58 32.64
47-5049 Mining Machine Operators, All Other 20.55 24.78 29.01 19.64 23.25 33.05
47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 30.25 31.10 31.95 23.76 30.19 41.64
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 21.97 24.10 26.23 16.45 22.83 34.08
47-2072 Pile-Driver Operators 25.68 29.56 33.44 13.54 30.60 43.26
47-2151 Pipelayers 21.12 27.68 34.24 17.17 31.15 36.14
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 31.36 33.88 36.40 20.33 34.24 46.70
47-2181 Roofers 24.83 29.59 34.35 19.21 27.90 43.51
47-5012 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas 33.36 36.20 39.04 25.02 33.34 48.28
47-5071 Roustabouts, Oil and Gas 20.94 24.11 27.28 13.27 25.56 33.67
47-4071 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 19.83 20.81 21.79 15.33 19.18 29.00
47-5013 Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining 29.80 32.97 36.14 25.20 34.02 38.32
47-2211 Sheet Metal Workers 27.30 29.25 31.20 19.75 29.63 38.73
47-2221 Structural Iron and Steel Workers 26.76 29.67 32.58 15.56 29.12 43.87
47-1011 Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers 40.84 44.13 47.42 27.75 40.49 65.11

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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 29.07 30.26 31.45 20.75 29.80 40.28
49-3021 Automotive Body and Related Repairers 22.55 25.78 29.01 15.37 26.47 35.80
49-3022 Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers 14.06 17.19 20.32 12.11 16.78 23.48
49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 23.89 25.02 26.15 14.26 24.76 36.27
49-2091 Avionics Technicians 29.98 32.81 35.64 23.84 33.44 43.58
49-3031 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 26.96 28.41 29.86 19.51 27.90 39.86
49-9091 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers 16.06 16.99 17.92 10.91 15.52 26.28
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 19.92 22.23 24.54 15.38 21.61 31.56
49-9012 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door 21.87 27.54 33.21 19.46 23.56 41.06
49-2094 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 34.80 37.44 40.08 27.93 38.72 44.99
49-2095 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay 29.93 35.74 41.55 18.38 37.13 47.16
49-9051 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 34.17 37.31 40.45 23.80 40.13 47.75
49-2097 Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers 19.70 21.94 24.18 19.44 21.65 24.53
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 36.88 38.00 39.12 25.01 38.63 51.46
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 29.00 30.43 31.86 20.60 30.81 40.33
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 14.65 15.44 16.23 9.69 14.72 21.83
49-9031 Home Appliance Repairers 15.12 20.34 25.56 9.15 19.33 33.33
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 28.82 30.62 32.42 19.40 30.26 42.80
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 26.49 30.02 33.55 16.58 28.49 49.97
49-9094 Locksmiths and Safe Repairers 20.81 22.92 25.03 15.56 19.10 33.52
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 22.57 23.21 23.85 13.55 22.65 34.52
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 25.04 26.66 28.28 17.46 26.67 36.34
49-9062 Medical Equipment Repairers 30.37 33.31 36.25 24.08 33.50 44.36
49-9044 Millwrights 26.79 31.26 35.73 20.24 32.39 44.75
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 29.89 30.86 31.83 24.01 31.29 37.81
49-3051 Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians 19.26 20.90 22.54 15.08 20.92 27.97
49-3052 Motorcycle Mechanics 17.22 21.42 25.62 14.96 19.61 30.45
49-3053 Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics 19.64 23.18 26.72 13.84 25.36 29.42
49-9069 Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other 30.69 32.54 34.39 23.39 33.41 38.72
49-2021 Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers 26.24 30.69 35.14 20.06 32.24 42.57
49-3092 Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians 18.25 19.97 21.69 15.29 20.48 24.21
49-9096 Riggers 20.50 23.60 26.70 16.04 25.42 28.78
49-2098 Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 23.30 27.70 32.10 15.26 27.60 42.44
49-2022 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 28.70 31.89 35.08 17.25 33.65 44.60
49-9052 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 28.87 30.87 32.87 19.26 31.66 43.62
49-3093 Tire Repairers and Changers 12.64 13.66 14.68 10.32 13.28 17.55

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Production
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
51-2099 Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other 16.09 17.84 19.59 10.96 16.81 27.00
51-3011 Bakers 15.01 15.65 16.29 10.83 14.71 21.91
51-3021 Butchers and Meat Cutters 19.03 20.05 21.07 12.56 20.20 28.28
51-7011 Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters 13.46 18.21 22.96 10.16 20.43 23.08
51-9081 Dental Laboratory Technicians 23.19 26.05 28.91 19.71 26.13 30.24
51-2091 Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators 20.82 23.08 25.34 16.75 23.99 28.91
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 28.89 33.95 39.01 15.63 31.18 63.44
51-3092 Food Batchmakers 10.28 11.37 12.46 8.16 9.88 16.85
51-3093 Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders 12.64 14.01 15.38 9.00 14.15 18.58
51-8092 Gas Plant Operators 28.37 32.15 35.93 23.29 32.06 44.16
51-9198 Helpers--Production Workers 14.25 15.76 17.27 10.46 15.43 21.23
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 30.81 32.20 33.59 19.93 32.85 44.26
51-9071 Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers 14.86 16.33 17.80 9.20 16.19 24.16
51-6011 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 13.07 13.71 14.35 9.23 13.48 18.66
51-4041 Machinists 22.60 26.19 29.78 15.87 26.40 36.46
51-3022 Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 9.27 9.53 9.79 8.15 9.09 12.21
51-4051 Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders 25.93 29.85 33.77 16.44 32.52 36.21
51-9023 Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 20.74 26.71 32.68 17.79 26.92 36.49
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 14.19 16.37 18.55 11.19 14.65 24.10
51-9122 Painters, Transportation Equipment 19.25 22.21 25.17 14.21 22.62 28.88
51-8093 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers 31.58 34.71 37.84 26.62 34.86 44.17
51-9151 Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators 17.76 20.31 22.86 11.47 19.05 31.62
51-8099 Plant and System Operators, All Other 31.52 34.87 38.22 21.63 35.36 46.69
51-8013 Power Plant Operators 26.90 30.55 34.20 18.56 31.15 44.73
51-6021 Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 10.52 11.22 11.92 8.90 11.12 14.16
51-5113 Print Binding and Finishing Workers 20.40 22.14 23.88 15.31 23.26 28.90
51-5112 Printing Press Operators 21.04 22.69 24.34 14.09 24.04 29.49
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 19.38 21.49 23.60 12.58 21.86 28.45
51-6031 Sewing Machine Operators 17.41 18.50 19.59 13.43 18.41 23.58
51-8021 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 30.51 32.28 34.05 24.99 32.74 38.19
51-2041 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 16.64 17.98 19.32 13.34 17.67 23.19
51-6052 Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers 13.31 15.90 18.49 11.06 14.61 22.34
51-2092 Team Assemblers 15.47 16.51 17.55 10.80 16.23 22.70
51-8031 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 26.68 28.58 30.48 18.37 26.90 42.98
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 33.15 34.57 35.99 23.73 35.02 45.23

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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 48.33 50.93 53.53 31.04 49.74 74.55
53-2022 Airfield Operations Specialists 30.98 32.98 34.98 23.53 31.22 46.33
53-2011 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers 112,419 135,850 159,281 62,060 125,430 (1)
53-6031 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants 11.02 12.33 13.64 9.35 11.10 20.04
53-3022 Bus Drivers, School or Special Client 15.92 17.17 18.42 12.98 16.99 22.21
53-3021 Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 16.84 19.61 22.38 10.83 20.08 28.36
53-5021 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels 32.23 34.39 36.55 21.59 33.92 48.47
53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 11.95 13.28 14.61 9.26 12.51 18.10
53-2012 Commercial Pilots 71,756 76,080 80,404 47,110 71,820 113,210
53-7021 Crane and Tower Operators 29.96 32.30 34.64 24.18 32.66 43.31
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers 13.70 15.42 17.14 9.86 14.18 22.57
53-7032 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators 22.33 24.38 26.43 17.26 22.74 35.54
53-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand 21.66 23.75 25.84 15.37 19.13 41.55
53-1031 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators 30.10 33.23 36.36 20.40 29.73 52.55
53-3032 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 24.78 26.00 27.22 16.25 25.14 38.19
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 21.21 24.86 28.51 13.85 22.15 41.91
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 15.45 16.21 16.97 9.69 15.28 24.54
53-3033 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 17.75 19.10 20.45 11.76 17.76 28.83
53-7199 Material Moving Workers, All Other 20.49 22.57 24.65 9.83 23.09 40.34
53-3099 Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other 25.38 27.08 28.78 20.63 28.40 30.71
53-5022 Motorboat Operators 28.84 31.36 33.88 26.99 32.31 36.22
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand 12.36 13.50 14.64 8.55 12.27 22.65
53-6021 Parking Lot Attendants 11.08 11.60 12.12 8.64 10.97 15.29
53-7072 Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers 12.99 20.90 28.81 9.49 24.46 34.01
53-7081 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 15.16 17.29 19.42 9.27 16.89 26.66
53-5011 Sailors and Marine Oilers 20.23 22.14 24.05 15.25 23.08 28.93
53-5031 Ship Engineers 28.29 30.44 32.59 21.00 30.43 38.79
53-7121 Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders 20.71 21.87 23.03 16.66 21.87 27.43
53-3041 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs 13.36 14.43 15.50 10.14 14.03 18.75
53-6061 Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants 14.24 16.65 19.06 10.92 14.28 23.72
53-6051 Transportation Inspectors 43.32 46.32 49.32 28.82 46.29 61.54
53-6099 Transportation Workers, All Other 18.59 22.25 25.91 12.74 21.22 34.97

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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.