May 2013 Wages in Alaska
 Southeast Region

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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 37.70 44.20 50.70 26.48 36.68 72.03
11-1011 Chief Executives 70.00 81.69 93.38 45.94 75.44 (1)
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 48.76 51.48 54.20 38.48 52.19 65.01
11-9032 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 68,944 80,640 92,336 50,250 77,170 114,450
11-3031 Financial Managers 39.32 47.29 55.26 23.41 44.91 71.59
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 37.27 40.79 44.31 21.68 38.10 64.46
11-1031 Legislators 37,439 45,350 53,261 19,670 51,440 61,300
11-9199 Managers, All Other 38.67 41.26 43.85 25.02 40.83 59.23
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers 49.01 52.07 55.13 34.46 48.37 72.09
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers 46.66 48.37 50.08 38.48 47.27 57.55
11-9141 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 22.03 24.42 26.81 16.61 25.01 32.08
11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers 29.49 31.66 33.83 20.54 28.75 50.32
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 35.40 37.07 38.74 23.13 35.15 51.83

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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 32.37 34.97 37.57 22.61 33.53 48.57
13-2031 Budget Analysts 38.27 40.08 41.89 29.90 38.31 54.40
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other 34.24 35.64 37.04 26.17 33.39 47.11
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 31.01 32.88 34.75 25.61 32.66 40.22
13-1041 Compliance Officers 32.95 34.79 36.63 25.60 36.13 44.64
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists 25.96 27.13 28.30 20.62 25.61 36.48
13-2072 Loan Officers 27.95 32.17 36.39 14.12 30.26 56.96
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 29.23 30.93 32.63 18.18 30.14 45.61
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists 28.78 32.19 35.60 18.28 31.14 49.46
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products 21.15 24.91 28.67 16.50 25.38 31.20

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Computer and Mathematical
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other 42.27 44.18 46.09 34.26 44.24 50.74
15-1131 Computer Programmers 36.87 38.93 40.99 26.99 39.14 50.18
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists 23.09 25.27 27.45 17.35 25.21 33.32
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 32.79 34.48 36.17 24.23 33.23 47.64

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Architecture and Engineering
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters 25.60 27.78 29.96 18.56 28.98 35.77
17-3022 Civil Engineering Technicians 32.70 33.96 35.22 24.70 34.27 44.22
17-2051 Civil Engineers 46.93 48.84 50.75 33.40 48.41 66.72
17-1022 Surveyors 33.42 35.43 37.44 25.88 35.20 45.76

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Life, Physical, and Social Science
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
19-4021 Biological Technicians 20.41 21.07 21.73 16.44 20.76 26.27
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 31.01 32.68 34.35 24.61 32.04 42.75
19-4093 Forest and Conservation Technicians 20.96 21.46 21.96 14.69 18.94 32.02
19-1032 Foresters 31.13 32.07 33.01 25.74 32.16 38.40
19-2042 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 32.63 34.81 36.99 17.46 32.40 53.20
19-3051 Urban and Regional Planners 36.80 38.78 40.76 25.02 38.89 50.59
19-1023 Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 35.08 36.22 37.36 24.30 34.87 46.98

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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 20.29 23.10 25.91 14.08 21.54 34.15
21-1094 Community Health Workers 18.38 19.65 20.92 13.77 18.03 30.17
21-2021 Directors, Religious Activities and Education 20.39 21.98 23.57 15.46 21.94 28.56
21-1091 Health Educators 29.26 31.28 33.30 16.74 28.13 45.73
21-1023 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers 16.81 18.32 19.83 12.50 17.45 26.09
21-1014 Mental Health Counselors 16.31 19.30 22.29 10.30 17.70 32.31
21-1093 Social and Human Service Assistants 17.61 19.31 21.01 13.13 18.58 26.97
21-1011 Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors 24.67 26.54 28.41 17.77 27.00 35.07

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Legal
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
23-1011 Lawyers 49.61 54.18 58.75 33.87 51.35 74.25
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants 27.56 29.04 30.52 22.25 27.12 36.75

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Education, Training, and Library
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
25-2032 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 62,190 64,860 67,530 43,390 61,490 91,380
25-2021 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 61,474 67,420 73,366 43,920 66,710 94,020
25-9031 Instructional Coordinators 31.22 33.38 35.54 21.92 35.52 45.20
25-4021 Librarians 28.58 30.43 32.28 20.19 30.17 41.04
25-4031 Library Technicians 17.73 20.14 22.55 11.71 20.20 28.86
25-2022 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 64,009 66,620 69,232 44,450 67,940 90,100
25-2011 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 10.86 17.80 24.74 8.57 18.64 28.96
25-2031 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 63,163 65,740 68,317 43,290 66,330 89,820
25-3021 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 25.80 29.24 32.68 17.63 31.85 36.06
25-2052 Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 62,994 66,240 69,486 44,190 67,190 90,240
25-2053 Special Education Teachers, Middle School 58,626 62,030 65,434 44,130 59,190 86,740
25-2054 Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 69,364 74,630 79,896 55,600 74,370 94,910
25-3098 Substitute Teacher 10.80 12.08 13.36 9.78 11.31 16.68
25-9041 Teacher Assistants 24,560 28,020 31,480 20,800 25,330 40,110
25-3099 Teachers and Instructors, All Other 36,162 38,990 41,818 32,290 36,360 52,970

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Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists 23.15 26.47 29.79 10.91 23.23 42.65

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Healthcare Practitioner and Technical
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
29-2021 Dental Hygienists 36.08 41.72 47.36 30.83 40.55 56.55
29-2041 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 21.64 22.61 23.58 18.39 22.70 28.09
29-1062 Family and General Practitioners 90.70 111.19 131.68 75.20 (1) (1)
29-2099 Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other 23.02 24.11 25.20 16.56 23.77 33.29
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 25.60 26.81 28.02 20.68 26.77 33.72
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 18.64 20.31 21.98 13.98 19.53 29.46
29-1051 Pharmacists 56.96 60.39 63.82 49.36 62.30 71.31
29-1123 Physical Therapists 42.47 44.48 46.49 33.89 45.46 55.79
29-1069 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 79.76 102.97 126.18 26.16 (1) (1)
29-1141 Registered Nurses 37.01 38.29 39.57 29.53 37.82 45.90
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists 30.97 35.81 40.65 24.26 32.03 54.53

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Healthcare Support
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
31-9091 Dental Assistants 20.05 22.18 24.31 16.20 23.27 27.96
31-9092 Medical Assistants 16.59 18.64 20.69 12.56 18.83 26.20
31-1014 Nursing Assistants 17.72 18.37 19.02 15.25 17.84 22.65

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Protective Service
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
33-3012 Correctional Officers and Jailers 24.73 26.33 27.93 19.10 25.81 34.80
33-9091 Crossing Guards 14.42 16.94 19.46 10.58 18.70 22.48
33-2011 Firefighters 19.49 21.10 22.71 16.67 20.67 26.52
33-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 38.05 41.82 45.59 29.80 42.26 57.94
33-1099 First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other 29.70 31.04 32.38 27.22 30.37 34.58
33-9092 Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service 12.83 14.32 15.81 9.12 15.23 18.24
33-3051 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 30.97 32.90 34.83 23.90 33.17 42.93
33-9099 Protective Service Workers, All Other 18.88 19.81 20.74 16.44 19.60 25.80
33-9032 Security Guards 14.60 15.71 16.82 11.64 14.82 21.78
33-9093 Transportation Security Screeners 23.18 23.93 24.68 19.13 22.85 29.58

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Food Preparation and Serving Related
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
35-3011 Bartenders 11.16 12.59 14.02 9.40 11.70 17.98
35-1011 Chefs and Head Cooks 23.44 29.37 35.30 19.35 27.85 52.61
35-3021 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 10.46 11.37 12.28 8.55 10.73 15.56
35-2011 Cooks, Fast Food 11.26 12.01 12.76 9.49 11.55 15.73
35-2012 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 16.37 18.55 20.73 10.97 18.50 24.51
35-2014 Cooks, Restaurant 12.67 14.62 16.57 11.22 13.79 20.51
35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 9.60 10.48 11.36 8.25 10.34 13.67
35-9011 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 9.00 9.85 10.70 8.17 9.26 11.75
35-9021 Dishwashers 9.05 10.40 11.75 8.28 9.88 12.23
35-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 17.87 19.86 21.85 12.66 19.84 27.85
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers 10.87 12.00 13.13 8.63 11.04 16.14
35-9031 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop 8.05 9.52 10.99 8.16 9.12 12.13
35-3031 Waiters and Waitresses 9.03 10.59 12.15 8.21 9.31 17.19

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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 20.79 22.46 24.13 15.07 21.79 31.91
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 14.21 14.73 15.25 10.31 14.61 18.85
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 16.18 17.75 19.32 10.46 17.34 26.19
37-2012 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 11.15 11.90 12.65 8.43 11.66 16.29

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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 9.44 10.51 11.58 8.54 10.43 13.11
39-9011 Childcare Workers 10.74 11.53 12.32 8.48 10.60 17.05
39-9031 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 15.60 17.49 19.38 10.32 16.60 26.90
39-5012 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 15.97 18.30 20.63 8.84 19.22 26.15
39-2021 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 10.71 12.58 14.45 8.58 12.53 17.86
39-9021 Personal Care Aides 14.75 15.41 16.07 11.26 15.54 19.73
39-9032 Recreation Workers 14.70 17.11 19.52 10.13 17.07 22.55
39-7011 Tour Guides and Escorts 12.72 13.35 13.98 9.95 13.23 17.15

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Sales and Related
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
41-2011 Cashiers 11.67 12.50 13.33 8.93 12.00 17.12
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks 13.43 14.89 16.35 9.57 14.99 18.94
41-9011 Demonstrators and Product Promoters 10.04 10.62 11.20 9.76 10.69 11.61
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 20.95 22.31 23.67 15.20 21.44 31.34
41-3021 Insurance Sales Agents 23.62 26.13 28.64 16.87 23.23 38.26
41-2022 Parts Salespersons 13.04 15.46 17.88 10.45 14.01 23.58
41-9022 Real Estate Sales Agents 28.82 31.27 33.72 20.06 31.81 38.55
41-2031 Retail Salespersons 12.58 13.37 14.16 9.66 12.57 18.91
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 16.21 19.73 23.25 11.77 16.79 30.68
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 18.59 23.52 28.45 12.52 21.76 41.61

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Office and Administrative Support
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks 20.31 21.01 21.71 15.57 20.86 27.48
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 19.66 20.72 21.78 13.91 20.26 28.39
43-5011 Cargo and Freight Agents 16.77 17.86 18.95 12.47 17.34 25.32
43-4031 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks 21.63 23.77 25.91 18.12 22.68 31.84
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 15.22 16.17 17.12 11.87 15.83 22.28
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 18.68 19.89 21.10 13.21 18.18 27.94
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 23.76 24.88 26.00 18.02 24.34 32.47
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 28.73 30.59 32.45 19.16 30.02 43.52
43-4081 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks 10.80 11.82 12.84 9.51 11.11 16.06
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 21.83 23.00 24.17 19.23 22.92 26.40
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other 17.64 19.22 20.80 12.16 18.64 27.82
43-4121 Library Assistants, Clerical 15.25 16.48 17.71 10.01 16.76 22.00
43-4131 Loan Interviewers and Clerks 18.47 19.83 21.19 15.02 18.00 27.31
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 14.78 16.57 18.36 12.54 14.91 22.50
43-6013 Medical Secretaries 17.52 18.27 19.02 15.35 17.98 22.26
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 19.87 20.60 21.33 15.71 20.29 28.09
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 16.40 17.32 18.24 11.12 16.56 24.78
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 21.27 22.27 23.27 16.30 21.82 30.10
43-5031 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 18.55 20.21 21.87 15.11 19.69 28.15
43-5051 Postal Service Clerks 21.42 22.39 23.36 12.64 25.88 26.45
43-5052 Postal Service Mail Carriers 22.51 23.48 24.45 15.87 24.75 27.17
43-5053 Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators 18.49 19.36 20.23 9.46 25.02 25.89
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks 14.72 15.42 16.12 11.90 15.11 20.58
43-4181 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 14.65 16.42 18.19 11.02 15.74 23.09
43-6014 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 17.18 17.84 18.50 12.46 17.62 23.89
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 13.94 15.94 17.94 10.38 15.15 24.33
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 14.10 15.08 16.06 10.92 14.36 20.46
43-3071 Tellers 13.56 14.56 15.56 11.99 14.15 18.11

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Farming, Fishing, and Forestry
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
45-4021 Fallers 20.72 31.72 42.72 23.70 27.96 44.08

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Construction and Extraction
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
47-2031 Carpenters 28.11 30.44 32.77 21.11 29.56 43.04
47-2061 Construction Laborers 20.97 22.56 24.15 16.00 21.45 31.56
47-2111 Electricians 30.75 35.56 40.37 21.04 36.14 48.97
47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 30.61 32.45 34.29 24.95 32.02 42.12
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 30.48 35.81 41.14 25.05 38.12 44.48
47-1011 Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers 33.91 37.76 41.61 24.10 38.82 55.00

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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 27.47 28.94 30.41 20.84 29.98 36.37
49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 19.52 22.67 25.82 9.13 24.41 32.21
49-3031 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 26.16 28.03 29.90 17.21 29.63 35.62
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 16.83 17.92 19.01 15.34 17.50 22.23
49-9051 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 32.11 35.07 38.03 20.74 37.54 45.39
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 33.30 34.94 36.58 23.81 34.48 48.54
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 15.16 17.14 19.12 11.69 17.05 22.63
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 19.96 20.95 21.94 12.74 20.43 29.60
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 29.44 31.28 33.12 24.21 31.88 37.47
49-2022 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 22.83 27.79 32.75 16.45 25.56 43.24
49-9052 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 31.33 34.44 37.55 22.09 36.57 43.62

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Production
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
51-3011 Bakers 12.88 13.63 14.38 9.36 13.68 18.04
51-3021 Butchers and Meat Cutters 19.13 20.50 21.87 16.45 20.64 23.95
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 24.54 27.56 30.58 14.16 28.81 41.77
51-6011 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 13.19 14.47 15.75 10.29 13.97 19.71
51-3022 Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 11.30 12.01 12.72 8.45 11.54 17.02
51-8013 Power Plant Operators 22.64 25.77 28.90 16.00 24.73 39.86
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 22.49 24.88 27.27 19.84 25.42 28.79
51-8031 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 25.14 28.05 30.96 17.35 26.92 42.28
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 25.65 28.31 30.97 18.21 27.18 41.37

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Transportation and Material Moving
  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleLowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
53-2021 Air Traffic Controllers 40.47 43.27 46.07 31.43 45.46 52.67
53-2011 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers 67,567 87,450 107,333 54,490 79,220 139,360
53-6031 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants 13.60 16.32 19.04 9.33 18.09 21.78
53-3022 Bus Drivers, School or Special Client 13.22 15.29 17.36 11.51 15.09 20.26
53-3021 Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 15.02 18.15 21.28 10.60 19.15 25.11
53-5021 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels 33.05 35.56 38.07 24.80 33.94 48.07
53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 12.24 13.23 14.22 9.97 12.90 17.33
53-2012 Commercial Pilots 53,416 57,110 60,804 39,990 54,500 79,120
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers 8.57 10.82 13.07 8.36 9.54 17.18
53-1031 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators 33.01 37.33 41.65 23.68 33.66 57.34
53-3032 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 23.10 24.54 25.98 16.96 23.73 33.50
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 16.01 18.06 20.11 11.34 16.93 28.67
53-3033 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 18.90 20.33 21.76 14.20 20.04 28.40
53-7081 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 13.33 14.31 15.29 12.05 13.65 19.71
53-5011 Sailors and Marine Oilers 22.69 24.01 25.33 19.50 24.10 28.02
53-5031 Ship Engineers 29.92 32.19 34.46 23.59 30.63 38.43
53-6099 Transportation Workers, All Other 15.85 18.12 20.39 10.84 18.82 24.26

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