May 2016 Wages in Alaska Balance of State

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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 53.83 33.80 38.62 47.20 61.78 87.55
11-9041 Architectural and Engineering Managers 77.84 45.66 52.90 68.50 92.45 *
11-1011 Chief Executives 84.33 42.60 56.57 75.13 * *
11-9021 Construction Managers 64.15 27.25 32.89 60.40 79.43 *
11-9032 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 98,670 80,590 87,580 97,940 113,370 125,010
11-3031 Financial Managers 51.47 31.43 40.64 46.43 58.55 77.12
11-9051 Food Service Managers 37.59 21.53 31.04 35.67 45.51 57.34
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 49.77 21.18 29.33 41.52 60.52 90.23
11-3121 Human Resources Managers 57.03 41.65 47.07 55.90 67.44 77.73
11-9081 Lodging Managers 31.80 20.71 24.26 32.01 38.48 44.66
11-9199 Managers, All Other 52.91 30.79 39.11 49.82 64.98 77.76
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers 59.17 30.78 42.08 54.22 72.14 89.52
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers 57.34 40.49 46.08 53.32 57.77 64.77
11-9131 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents 21.09 15.63 15.65 16.82 26.04 30.00
11-9141 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 42.80 28.02 33.56 42.80 48.92 58.09
11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers 36.46 21.31 24.17 33.75 42.56 62.62
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 37.20 17.93 23.66 36.34 48.05 59.95

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Business and Financial Operations
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors 39.66 23.13 29.06 37.60 47.53 59.81
13-2021 Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate 33.32 25.44 27.49 31.55 37.90 45.16
13-2031 Budget Analysts 44.41 25.77 31.18 43.36 56.54 68.89
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other 40.29 23.77 30.76 37.92 48.57 60.80
13-1041 Compliance Officers 36.74 18.23 28.03 39.31 44.85 52.26
13-1051 Cost Estimators 35.88 21.06 23.69 32.80 46.48 55.68
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists 34.57 24.02 28.02 33.23 38.98 48.40
13-1111 Management Analysts 45.56 28.34 34.29 44.68 54.60 64.62
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 34.44 23.18 26.52 32.00 39.87 53.00
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists 42.78 22.18 31.18 44.74 55.53 61.23
13-1022 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products 22.38 11.38 13.90 19.61 28.03 37.82

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Computer and Mathematical
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists 28.82 19.77 23.11 27.75 34.16 42.80
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other 42.80 32.19 36.05 41.15 49.88 57.76
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts 39.24 26.74 30.46 40.45 45.68 48.81
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists 26.43 15.66 21.11 26.58 30.42 36.76
15-1141 Database Administrators 35.92 17.95 25.70 30.86 43.18 55.73
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 43.44 30.99 35.54 42.28 52.00 60.28

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Architecture and Engineering
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
17-2051 Civil Engineers 56.27 40.79 44.33 50.07 69.68 78.68
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians *** ***
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 70.54 49.74 57.00 67.78 81.27 97.07
17-3029 Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 35.10 22.10 27.04 33.64 43.28 50.10
17-2199 Engineers, All Other 61.27 40.20 51.62 66.27 73.99 78.67
17-2081 Environmental Engineers 52.25 30.10 43.23 53.31 63.76 73.61
17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 53.20 32.38 44.81 55.42 63.11 74.12
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers 57.91 40.57 44.01 49.41 64.22 86.72
17-2151 Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers 51.16 36.62 43.35 50.76 60.24 70.01
17-2171 Petroleum Engineers 63.78 42.31 51.46 63.49 74.56 82.64

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Life, Physical, and Social Science
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
19-1029 Biological Scientists, All Other 31.96 20.45 24.17 32.21 38.62 43.97
19-4021 Biological Technicians 20.61 15.21 17.01 19.98 22.54 28.01
19-4031 Chemical Technicians 32.58 23.43 26.86 31.24 37.95 45.15
19-2031 Chemists 34.55 25.91 28.22 32.45 37.17 48.63
19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 48.64 27.53 31.54 36.33 80.16 92.74
19-1031 Conservation Scientists 40.57 28.03 31.78 41.88 47.01 51.04
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 40.95 25.65 31.35 37.37 48.51 65.41
19-4093 Forest and Conservation Technicians 19.75 15.21 17.00 18.49 23.18 26.14
19-4041 Geological and Petroleum Technicians 35.82 22.98 28.30 35.02 43.55 50.38
19-2042 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 47.00 33.48 37.01 44.84 56.15 66.76
19-4099 Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other 23.72 16.26 18.96 21.77 29.18 35.00
19-1023 Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 35.88 23.39 29.49 34.90 41.35 48.58

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Community and Social Services
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
21-1021 Child, Family, and School Social Workers 24.62 16.12 17.98 21.85 29.10 38.87
21-2011 Clergy 31.50 21.83 28.91 33.26 36.23 38.01
21-1099 Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other 19.73 12.10 15.82 18.44 23.90 28.94
21-1094 Community Health Workers 22.99 15.31 18.03 21.93 26.91 33.09
21-1019 Counselors, All Other 25.38 19.74 21.44 24.28 29.31 34.37
21-1012 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 34.95 23.89 29.61 35.35 41.37 46.69
21-1091 Health Educators 26.04 17.91 21.48 25.82 29.13 35.33
21-1022 Healthcare Social Workers 32.45 20.71 23.77 33.83 38.20 44.34
21-1023 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers 26.66 16.29 20.00 25.40 31.95 40.66
21-1014 Mental Health Counselors 32.49 21.18 25.91 31.08 38.15 46.34
21-1015 Rehabilitation Counselors 23.15 17.62 19.86 21.84 23.81 32.66
21-1093 Social and Human Service Assistants 18.81 11.33 13.85 19.48 22.83 25.54
21-1029 Social Workers, All Other 23.04 13.37 15.34 19.75 27.56 42.14
21-1011 Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors 25.77 19.00 21.57 25.59 29.69 33.85

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Legal
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
23-1011 Lawyers 61.90 40.86 48.46 55.56 70.91 86.57
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants 30.59 21.33 24.01 29.49 36.76 42.27

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Education, Training, and Library
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
25-2032 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 68,620 47,210 55,780 68,320 81,450 94,490
25-2021 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 64,870 44,990 54,700 64,390 75,850 86,870
25-9031 Instructional Coordinators 27.39 13.96 19.93 25.97 34.69 41.96
25-2012 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 69,010 51,220 57,460 68,200 80,110 94,430
25-4021 Librarians 25.80 14.90 18.43 24.17 30.26 39.78
25-4031 Library Technicians 17.86 10.70 12.11 18.11 21.76 23.98
25-2022 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 63,950 50,710 55,500 63,330 73,450 79,590
25-2011 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 23.65 13.60 16.38 22.81 30.02 36.18
25-2031 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 72,920 53,060 58,970 70,370 84,610 101,740
25-3021 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 23.09 15.33 17.00 20.17 26.73 39.03
25-2052 Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 68,120 51,910 56,980 65,900 78,330 93,390
25-2053 Special Education Teachers, Middle School 72,540 56,740 65,740 72,690 79,630 92,040
25-2054 Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 69,290 46,820 55,320 68,410 83,890 97,330
25-3098 Substitute Teachers 15.94 12.33 13.66 15.91 17.90 19.09
25-9041 Teacher Assistants 40,620 28,160 33,170 39,390 47,990 56,270
25-3097 Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers 57,680 37,430 49,130 56,980 63,120 84,290
25-1194 Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 35.16 22.62 29.82 34.60 42.51 45.82

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Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
27-1026 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 16.45 15.09 15.70 16.72 17.73 18.34
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists 31.28 9.76 18.81 31.86 38.31 50.56
27-2023 Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials 46,360 32,090 36,530 44,860 57,990 65,010
27-3043 Writers and Authors 31.23 21.84 25.53 30.26 37.05 43.37

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Healthcare Practitioner and Technical
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
29-2021 Dental Hygienists 47.55 35.93 42.50 48.79 54.75 59.48
29-1021 Dentists, General 103.44 68.98 79.37 94.93 * *
29-1031 Dietitians and Nutritionists 28.00 16.00 17.63 26.04 34.90 45.92
29-2041 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 26.56 19.73 22.59 26.58 30.39 36.06
29-1062 Family and General Practitioners 131.01 85.36 * * * *
29-1199 Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other 33.35 21.33 25.15 33.25 42.15 46.78
29-9099 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other 25.96 20.30 22.11 25.04 28.59 33.14
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 26.92 17.80 21.86 27.87 32.10 37.00
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 22.61 16.35 18.37 21.78 26.00 30.72
29-2011 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists 33.98 20.05 25.72 34.15 42.83 48.34
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians *** ***
29-1171 Nurse Practitioners 63.50 51.13 58.41 67.80 74.53 78.57
29-9011 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 44.78 31.38 36.89 45.41 54.10 60.11
29-9012 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians *** ***
29-1122 Occupational Therapists 38.26 24.45 31.43 38.80 46.38 53.84
29-1051 Pharmacists 69.72 62.46 66.79 72.03 77.26 81.20
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians 18.67 13.16 15.09 18.51 21.85 23.98
29-1123 Physical Therapists 43.67 30.21 36.02 43.39 50.65 59.70
29-1071 Physician Assistants 52.59 37.52 44.25 53.13 60.41 68.70
29-2034 Radiologic Technologists 35.78 26.34 29.91 35.38 41.64 47.41
29-1141 Registered Nurses 42.43 31.64 35.67 42.03 48.01 56.02
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists 35.70 27.42 31.66 35.65 40.11 45.65

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Healthcare Support
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
31-9091 Dental Assistants 22.83 15.80 18.16 23.45 27.51 29.79
31-9099 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other 24.63 19.97 21.40 23.78 27.88 31.07
31-1011 Home Health Aides 18.12 15.58 16.34 17.60 18.86 22.72
31-9011 Massage Therapists 41.40 27.52 30.67 37.84 54.20 59.68
31-9092 Medical Assistants 21.90 15.74 17.45 20.77 24.60 28.83
31-1014 Nursing Assistants 17.58 13.16 14.84 17.39 20.17 23.05
31-9095 Pharmacy Aides 16.94 9.76 11.30 16.55 21.87 25.10

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Protective Service
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
33-3012 Correctional Officers and Jailers 32.71 23.67 26.12 32.37 37.51 43.74
33-2011 Firefighters 27.06 20.96 22.99 25.46 28.78 38.56
33-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 37.87 29.67 33.49 37.47 43.60 47.44
33-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 53.69 40.89 45.95 51.38 60.65 74.31
33-1099 First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other *** ***
33-9092 Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service 16.33 9.76 9.79 17.27 20.78 23.03
33-3051 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 39.47 24.00 29.48 37.98 48.44 58.56
33-9099 Protective Service Workers, All Other 21.71 17.00 17.01 21.06 23.88 29.21
33-9032 Security Guards 22.30 14.99 18.97 22.14 25.15 30.24
33-9093 Transportation Security Screeners 22.79 16.62 19.16 20.84 27.19 30.55

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Food Preparation and Serving Related
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
35-3011 Bartenders 13.77 10.20 11.20 13.24 15.59 18.11
35-1011 Chefs and Head Cooks 25.03 16.63 19.05 25.15 29.01 34.76
35-3021 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 12.91 9.76 10.04 11.39 15.00 18.97
35-2019 Cooks, All Other 18.58 13.32 15.76 18.32 21.58 24.27
35-2012 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 20.78 13.67 16.31 20.33 25.99 29.04
35-2014 Cooks, Restaurant 13.95 10.14 11.10 12.91 16.33 19.15
35-3022 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 11.92 9.75 9.76 10.91 13.04 15.01
35-9011 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 10.15 9.75 9.75 9.76 10.06 11.23
35-9021 Dishwashers 10.65 9.75 9.76 9.93 11.21 11.99
35-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 20.44 12.34 16.08 18.85 25.37 29.87
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers 14.25 9.76 11.14 13.48 16.69 19.36
35-3041 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 11.70 9.75 9.75 9.76 10.08 17.12
35-9031 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop 10.89 9.75 9.76 10.31 11.43 12.07
35-3031 Waiters and Waitresses 12.10 9.80 10.35 11.27 12.56 14.94

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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 20.13 15.54 19.18 20.93 22.70 23.76
37-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers 23.90 16.66 18.65 22.96 28.77 33.97
37-3019 Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other 14.90 10.23 11.78 14.63 17.80 20.08
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 16.74 10.55 12.83 16.29 20.52 23.61
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 15.06 9.76 10.39 13.14 18.10 24.60
37-2012 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 12.87 9.76 10.42 12.52 14.69 17.15

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Personal Care and Service
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
39-3091 Amusement and Recreation Attendants 16.60 11.80 15.93 17.26 18.58 19.41
39-9011 Childcare Workers 13.70 9.77 10.83 13.06 15.48 18.06
39-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 20.91 13.47 15.35 19.80 24.41 31.60
39-9031 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 24.67 13.28 16.34 25.89 30.22 34.90
39-3012 Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners 15.17 9.76 11.01 14.38 19.20 22.35
39-5012 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 16.54 10.21 11.80 15.23 21.41 23.99
39-2021 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 14.84 9.76 12.66 14.11 16.79 21.28
39-9021 Personal Care Aides 16.01 11.48 13.69 16.18 18.27 19.63
39-9032 Recreation Workers 23.57 10.91 15.61 21.27 30.59 39.60
39-7011 Tour Guides and Escorts 19.11 12.90 13.93 16.35 26.11 28.84

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Sales and Related
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents 17.77 12.85 13.78 15.50 19.15 28.42
41-2011 Cashiers 13.14 9.76 10.59 12.49 14.69 17.65
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks 16.71 12.24 13.32 15.30 19.68 24.08
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 21.55 14.73 16.52 19.35 25.40 30.45
41-3021 Insurance Sales Agents 36.96 21.62 24.89 28.96 36.93 58.14
41-2022 Parts Salespersons 19.11 13.07 15.63 18.46 23.23 26.82
41-2031 Retail Salespersons 13.20 9.91 10.78 12.35 14.63 17.87
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 28.97 15.79 22.16 27.82 33.07 40.56
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 24.92 16.24 19.09 22.53 26.69 36.12

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Office and Administrative Support
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks 22.15 16.17 18.02 21.48 26.27 30.02
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 21.76 14.00 16.87 21.08 26.54 30.31
43-5011 Cargo and Freight Agents 17.76 13.24 14.66 16.96 20.13 23.80
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers 15.28 12.63 13.62 15.32 17.24 18.39
43-4031 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks 24.65 17.92 20.37 23.26 27.91 32.63
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 19.03 12.68 15.61 18.48 22.50 26.83
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers 18.51 9.76 14.62 18.23 22.79 26.60
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 22.13 16.25 19.37 21.61 23.87 29.23
43-4061 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs 27.45 15.81 21.50 26.12 31.85 39.17
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 30.54 21.51 25.68 29.58 35.36 42.10
43-4071 File Clerks 14.12 9.76 9.79 12.66 17.63 21.66
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 32.25 17.70 22.50 29.71 39.55 49.96
43-4081 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks 12.97 9.76 10.54 12.24 14.58 17.52
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 20.93 15.27 16.84 20.09 24.28 29.45
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other 21.92 16.21 18.95 21.06 23.75 29.24
43-6012 Legal Secretaries 23.53 17.50 18.71 21.86 27.21 32.68
43-4121 Library Assistants, Clerical 16.94 11.01 15.29 17.32 19.53 22.32
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 16.88 11.97 15.82 17.14 18.46 19.26
43-6013 Medical Secretaries 22.42 16.71 20.03 22.52 25.20 29.01
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 26.40 16.08 19.26 25.10 33.05 37.77
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 23.18 15.36 18.75 22.80 27.42 31.42
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 27.75 18.65 23.08 28.49 32.62 36.82
43-5031 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 23.72 14.39 20.70 23.87 27.96 30.78
43-5051 Postal Service Clerks 17.22 12.15 12.38 14.21 20.05 27.31
43-3061 Procurement Clerks 24.49 18.96 21.27 25.27 27.98 30.00
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 25.50 15.96 18.56 25.15 29.77 39.61
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks 15.63 9.77 12.19 14.74 18.95 22.87
43-4181 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 19.05 9.76 15.08 17.77 22.65 29.09
43-6014 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 19.65 12.77 15.86 19.23 23.82 27.91
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 18.65 10.56 12.02 16.13 23.11 29.61
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 15.29 10.24 11.63 13.62 16.96 23.34
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 18.21 14.12 16.54 18.34 20.16 23.10
43-3071 Tellers 16.97 12.92 13.97 16.38 20.03 22.50

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Farming, Fishing, and Forestry
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
45-4021 Fallers 28.52 25.31 26.52 28.55 30.57 32.48

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Construction and Extraction
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
47-2031 Carpenters 34.17 23.38 27.55 33.02 38.45 49.52
47-4011 Construction and Building Inspectors 40.64 29.16 33.73 39.61 46.78 56.89
47-2061 Construction Laborers 24.29 16.04 18.88 24.99 28.85 31.38
47-5011 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas 32.98 23.73 28.75 33.98 37.45 39.53
47-5021 Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas 25.88 18.78 23.75 26.97 29.31 30.72
47-2111 Electricians 42.63 28.58 34.27 41.69 52.73 59.69
47-4041 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 40.40 31.74 38.72 42.36 46.01 48.20
47-3019 Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other 15.39 9.76 13.73 16.30 17.91 18.88
47-3012 Helpers--Carpenters 15.59 11.60 12.90 14.44 18.53 22.47
47-3013 Helpers--Electricians 18.42 12.87 14.44 18.04 21.93 25.22
47-5081 Helpers--Extraction Workers 27.87 16.19 24.44 28.80 33.58 37.67
47-4051 Highway Maintenance Workers 25.98 20.33 23.58 26.79 29.29 30.83
47-2132 Insulation Workers, Mechanical 27.87 21.46 25.27 27.88 30.57 35.06
47-5049 Mining Machine Operators, All Other *** ***
47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 31.72 23.30 26.90 30.95 36.65 42.05
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 28.93 18.18 22.01 28.37 35.98 42.32
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 38.37 27.03 30.33 36.82 45.46 54.18
47-5012 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas 32.85 23.24 27.31 32.01 38.08 44.94
47-5071 Roustabouts, Oil and Gas 28.17 21.06 25.10 28.09 31.32 36.41
47-5013 Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining 31.92 20.42 29.34 34.14 37.11 38.94
47-1011 Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers 53.28 31.21 40.54 48.62 63.77 77.04

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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.

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
49-3011 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 32.41 24.50 27.10 31.25 37.55 43.72
49-3021 Automotive Body and Related Repairers 20.77 16.16 17.11 18.69 26.01 28.86
49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 26.29 12.56 17.89 27.90 32.99 37.44
49-3031 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 31.42 21.80 26.23 31.93 36.46 39.69
49-2095 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay 33.66 16.81 19.84 36.10 45.37 49.21
49-9051 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 43.95 27.75 40.54 45.25 50.45 58.31
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 45.01 27.93 36.24 45.83 54.16 60.28
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 34.02 27.65 31.80 34.61 37.11 39.47
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers *** ***
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 28.44 12.76 16.86 28.04 38.90 46.44
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 43.15 25.25 29.36 47.47 55.57 59.85
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 26.14 16.31 20.77 25.83 30.76 36.97
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 26.53 16.30 20.24 26.35 32.23 37.83
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 31.43 21.68 26.32 32.21 36.75 39.93
49-2022 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 37.02 26.30 30.67 37.68 44.41 48.04
49-9052 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 30.85 20.11 22.72 31.24 38.40 45.18
49-3093 Tire Repairers and Changers 14.90 11.11 12.61 14.52 16.73 18.25

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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.

Production
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
51-3011 Bakers 16.47 11.05 14.15 16.84 18.90 21.87
51-3021 Butchers and Meat Cutters 18.95 12.19 13.51 17.05 23.38 29.26
51-9032 Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 14.20 10.11 11.00 13.73 17.14 19.07
51-2091 Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators 24.24 15.35 20.91 25.90 28.70 30.38
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 34.81 12.00 16.74 24.28 49.16 72.41
51-8092 Gas Plant Operators 26.85 20.10 22.12 25.49 28.86 40.46
51-9198 Helpers--Production Workers 15.61 9.75 9.76 16.39 18.46 20.78
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 30.56 16.26 24.44 32.48 37.31 43.51
51-6011 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 13.33 9.76 10.25 12.40 16.11 18.58
51-4041 Machinists 29.43 17.63 22.57 32.18 36.06 38.33
51-3022 Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 10.58 9.75 9.76 9.76 11.02 12.38
51-9023 Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders *** ***
51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 11.93 9.76 9.91 11.05 12.94 16.26
51-8099 Plant and System Operators, All Other 40.69 28.23 35.90 42.85 47.48 50.28
51-8012 Power Distributors and Dispatchers 42.96 23.76 41.49 45.52 49.55 53.63
51-8013 Power Plant Operators 32.50 16.81 21.31 32.05 44.10 49.73
51-8021 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 39.73 32.20 35.39 40.32 45.43 48.61
51-8031 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 27.68 18.02 21.44 26.38 34.33 38.79
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 35.00 23.55 28.43 35.21 41.70 48.01

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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 45.87 32.87 41.92 45.28 50.71 57.84
53-2011 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers 87,940 60,980 74,180 89,080 99,940 114,130
53-6031 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants 12.40 10.11 10.63 11.50 14.11 16.89
53-3022 Bus Drivers, School or Special Client 19.98 15.53 16.83 19.03 23.15 26.91
53-3021 Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 18.56 12.93 14.74 17.48 20.78 27.73
53-5021 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels 34.07 21.90 26.16 32.71 40.36 49.23
53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 14.84 12.35 13.16 14.50 16.84 18.61
53-2012 Commercial Pilots 67,700 35,900 47,390 62,980 78,570 99,460
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers 15.49 10.85 12.21 14.46 17.93 22.52
53-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand 27.42 15.36 19.09 23.52 36.50 46.58
53-1031 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators 33.58 24.32 27.56 33.11 39.74 45.88
53-3032 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 26.41 17.47 21.42 25.61 29.75 39.39
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 27.69 18.93 23.67 28.07 33.45 37.33
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 18.21 10.00 13.21 17.30 21.48 27.82
53-3033 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 25.01 15.24 17.69 22.38 34.07 38.25
53-7199 Material Moving Workers, All Other 19.88 9.76 10.68 14.54 30.40 36.50
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand 15.88 9.76 12.40 14.05 18.31 25.75
53-7081 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors *** ***
53-5011 Sailors and Marine Oilers 21.31 15.05 17.14 20.70 25.66 29.00
53-5031 Ship Engineers 26.64 11.56 20.97 25.09 31.54 39.03
53-3041 Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs 18.10 14.61 16.44 17.85 19.25 22.40
53-6061 Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants 13.87 10.23 10.95 12.13 14.64 22.65
53-6099 Transportation Workers, All Other 21.64 15.78 17.04 19.13 25.54 29.73

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