May 2019 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
11-9041 Architectural and Engineering Managers 70.85 42.34 51.90 66.26 86.01 *
11-1011 Chief Executives 75.85 34.24 51.69 67.70 93.19 *
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 54.43 41.39 45.14 52.27 63.05 73.96
11-9021 Construction Managers 54.61 28.83 36.73 47.69 66.63 89.34
11-9039 Education Administrators, All Other 37.28 21.23 25.15 36.93 47.33 56.23
11-9032 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 112,200 82,830 94,520 112,560 129,390 153,680
11-9033 Education Administrators, Postsecondary 44.93 25.59 28.35 41.54 58.17 70.59
11-9031 Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 28.99 18.05 23.27 28.47 34.84 39.63
11-9161 Emergency Management Directors 49.61 34.80 39.04 46.00 56.75 76.50
11-3031 Financial Managers 50.64 28.25 34.95 47.10 61.45 76.37
11-9051 Food Service Managers 37.10 20.63 25.01 41.28 46.27 49.26
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 47.59 21.68 29.72 40.05 58.29 79.07
11-3121 Human Resources Managers 67.67 31.53 44.47 57.64 75.35 *
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers 50.01 16.99 21.99 37.84 64.53 *
11-1031 Legislators * * * * * *
11-9081 Lodging Managers 34.36 13.99 25.20 28.84 34.13 53.65
11-2021 Marketing Managers 49.75 22.07 25.56 47.27 67.43 89.89
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers 58.86 32.31 38.95 52.89 70.43 95.20
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers 47.43 26.88 41.10 48.25 55.98 62.50
11-9131 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents 24.42 17.12 17.48 23.01 28.70 34.61
11-9141 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 38.67 16.82 25.33 34.80 46.35 58.79
11-3061 Purchasing Managers 49.76 28.22 34.91 51.28 60.01 71.63
11-2022 Sales Managers 50.14 26.81 31.83 39.44 49.82 98.77
11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers 38.55 19.69 28.27 36.48 48.29 58.61
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 42.26 27.18 32.84 40.35 50.28 61.38

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Business and Financial Operations
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors 37.32 22.22 28.88 35.09 42.71 51.99
13-2031 Budget Analysts 40.37 26.79 31.67 38.83 46.98 57.74
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 34.53 23.74 29.40 33.88 39.94 45.65
13-1041 Compliance Officers 39.92 26.87 32.36 40.96 46.97 51.20
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists 32.58 20.82 26.68 31.84 38.77 46.15
13-1075 Labor Relations Specialists 48.42 38.87 43.10 49.28 55.58 59.56
13-2072 Loan Officers 24.84 11.02 13.00 25.19 32.67 39.02
13-1081 Logisticians 41.47 24.67 29.70 37.36 50.88 66.19
13-1111 Management Analysts 48.61 24.86 33.75 50.56 59.70 75.87
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 31.15 19.68 21.56 25.87 37.90 48.70
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists 28.34 16.48 20.21 26.40 34.55 45.09

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Computer and Mathematical
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts 36.67 21.72 30.86 38.25 44.84 48.89

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Architecture and Engineering
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
17-2041 Chemical Engineers *** ***
17-3022 Civil Engineering Technicians 28.18 18.30 23.20 28.68 33.70 37.19
17-2051 Civil Engineers 45.98 26.05 35.24 43.83 54.90 68.91
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians 41.48 32.57 37.59 42.89 46.88 49.37
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 56.29 36.85 48.60 57.96 67.56 76.14
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 39.19 32.38 34.04 36.80 39.58 54.88
17-2199 Engineers, All Other 59.95 43.39 48.83 60.64 72.40 78.69
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians 30.33 18.65 25.97 29.54 35.15 41.48
17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 37.30 25.55 32.83 37.15 42.38 48.56
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians 21.66 10.37 11.08 25.08 30.76 35.46
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers 46.94 20.15 30.98 47.65 60.94 75.43
17-2151 Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers 54.45 36.19 43.75 55.11 65.58 76.04
17-2171 Petroleum Engineers 72.12 39.77 48.48 65.71 82.70 *
17-3031 Surveying and Mapping Technicians *** ***
17-1022 Surveyors *** ***

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Life, Physical, and Social Science
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
19-1029 Biological Scientists, All Other 40.98 28.80 33.29 40.44 48.27 50.89
19-4021 Biological Technicians 23.25 17.74 19.31 22.65 26.40 30.15
19-4031 Chemical Technicians 32.92 22.62 26.94 32.99 37.72 43.57
19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 43.06 26.15 34.16 42.94 49.38 60.23
19-1031 Conservation Scientists 38.82 17.09 25.41 37.01 49.59 67.83
19-3011 Economists 49.46 33.91 38.11 47.99 59.87 71.89
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 38.58 23.65 31.35 37.68 45.46 51.56
19-1032 Foresters 35.12 27.89 30.59 35.09 39.19 42.46
19-2042 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 48.97 30.26 35.42 45.39 61.53 78.15
19-4099 Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other 31.23 16.19 18.75 33.04 38.65 48.13
19-3022 Survey Researchers 26.46 15.89 19.10 23.11 28.22 50.27
19-3051 Urban and Regional Planners 39.13 28.75 32.73 37.15 44.32 52.64
19-1023 Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 41.14 25.11 32.02 38.11 46.02 54.30

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Community and Social Services
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
21-1021 Child, Family, and School Social Workers 23.83 10.26 17.05 22.52 30.32 37.20
21-2011 Clergy 21.34 13.13 14.48 21.52 27.36 30.41
21-1099 Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other 27.89 12.99 17.14 28.64 37.57 43.65
21-1094 Community Health Workers 27.84 17.09 20.75 26.07 32.87 43.86
21-1019 Counselors, All Other 31.27 25.53 27.18 29.93 34.51 39.21
21-2021 Directors, Religious Activities and Education 24.26 10.85 11.72 25.48 36.00 39.65
21-1012 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 33.52 20.27 24.58 30.06 42.32 50.31
21-1091 Health Educators 30.48 21.61 25.70 29.26 34.70 42.98
21-1022 Healthcare Social Workers 28.15 19.40 21.78 27.37 34.51 38.24
21-1023 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers 25.29 13.84 16.02 19.41 33.12 41.56
21-1015 Rehabilitation Counselors 27.19 17.51 20.84 25.05 33.49 38.80
21-1093 Social and Human Service Assistants 21.63 14.84 17.64 20.94 24.14 30.13
21-1029 Social Workers, All Other 26.42 16.66 18.95 23.30 31.58 44.85
21-1018 Substance Abuse, Behavioral Disorder, and Mental Health Counselors 30.77 19.21 22.36 29.02 39.82 46.32

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Legal
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
23-1023 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates *** ***
23-1011 Lawyers 59.06 36.23 45.20 56.11 69.43 78.95
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants 29.57 23.61 25.41 28.46 31.60 38.59

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Education, Training, and Library
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
25-2032 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 70,720 40,450 61,750 73,000 84,130 95,660
25-4012 Curators 32.81 21.87 25.78 29.27 39.88 48.64
25-2021 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 75,510 51,440 59,500 72,100 88,300 104,860
25-9031 Instructional Coordinators 32.30 18.06 21.78 29.25 42.20 53.97
25-2012 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 72,680 49,860 61,970 73,390 87,100 97,910
25-4031 Library Technicians 20.83 11.27 16.00 20.98 24.17 31.76
25-2022 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 79,130 55,790 63,670 74,610 90,480 110,700
25-4013 Museum Technicians and Conservators 27.99 18.05 21.66 27.90 34.26 38.25
25-2011 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 21.66 15.11 16.32 18.32 26.72 32.72
25-2031 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 72,460 45,910 59,750 72,060 84,540 99,950
25-3021 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 32.15 19.39 22.44 28.48 36.02 50.21
25-2052 Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 68,130 50,370 58,710 69,190 77,580 87,090
25-3097 Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers 52,290 28,460 34,860 44,690 61,050 78,790
25-1194 Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 35.80 20.69 29.60 36.15 42.98 50.10

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Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
27-4012 Broadcast Technicians 12.49 10.19 10.81 11.76 12.58 14.34
27-2022 Coaches and Scouts 42,150 22,350 32,700 38,430 46,970 56,570
27-1024 Graphic Designers 21.76 14.96 16.25 18.20 26.21 35.93
27-2012 Producers and Directors *** ***
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists 36.86 25.40 30.03 35.43 42.45 49.52
27-3011 Radio and Television Announcers 20.63 10.19 16.09 21.58 26.60 29.45
27-3043 Writers and Authors 29.89 18.00 21.55 29.51 37.98 42.18

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Healthcare Practitioner and Technical
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
29-1021 Dentists, General 121.83 80.09 93.05 * * *
29-1031 Dietitians and Nutritionists 40.79 26.81 29.40 36.24 45.69 56.56
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 31.79 25.72 27.89 31.29 35.15 38.54
29-1171 Nurse Practitioners 53.55 30.42 35.34 53.33 70.32 79.56
29-1122 Occupational Therapists 44.05 26.98 37.03 45.44 53.40 59.66
29-1051 Pharmacists 76.81 57.33 65.03 72.79 81.31 99.70
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians 22.17 15.86 17.88 21.50 25.90 29.56
29-1123 Physical Therapists 48.56 33.93 41.29 46.54 54.88 67.76
29-1071 Physician Assistants 62.27 25.08 50.74 64.04 75.78 89.37
29-2053 Psychiatric Technicians 20.12 16.21 17.13 18.66 21.61 27.33
29-2034 Radiologic Technologists 40.30 30.45 34.86 40.82 46.07 49.28
29-1141 Registered Nurses 47.64 34.14 39.44 45.76 53.48 60.80
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists 40.44 25.52 28.30 35.33 49.16 62.77
29-2055 Surgical Technologists 31.61 25.90 28.08 31.51 35.84 38.37
29-1131 Veterinarians 40.58 25.31 27.91 34.78 45.59 69.06
29-2056 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 16.58 12.63 13.47 14.86 18.50 23.08

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Healthcare Support
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
31-9091 Dental Assistants 25.68 17.19 19.33 24.96 30.97 36.40
31-9099 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other 24.93 17.66 20.75 25.21 28.54 31.12
31-9011 Massage Therapists 39.99 10.65 24.31 44.42 55.44 61.72
31-9092 Medical Assistants 23.08 17.40 19.67 21.87 24.18 28.73
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers 23.66 18.06 20.50 22.89 25.25 29.45
31-9096 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 16.69 12.25 13.62 15.91 18.52 22.70

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Protective Service
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
33-9011 Animal Control Workers 25.08 16.55 21.71 26.82 29.40 30.95
33-3012 Correctional Officers and Jailers 32.55 22.95 26.22 31.59 37.51 43.55
33-2011 Firefighters 27.94 20.52 23.17 27.69 31.28 35.66
33-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers 51.32 32.36 43.27 49.91 60.81 68.05
33-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 41.82 28.03 33.40 40.32 51.08 59.34
33-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 51.46 32.42 40.95 50.08 62.24 70.64
33-9092 Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service 16.87 12.97 15.20 16.94 18.75 21.65
33-3051 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 39.64 22.08 28.86 37.08 48.38 61.02
33-9021 Private Detectives and Investigators *** ***
33-9032 Security Guards 21.99 15.14 17.69 22.15 25.06 29.88
33-9093 Transportation Security Screeners 27.94 23.97 25.11 26.55 30.57 33.90

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Food Preparation and Serving Related
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
35-3011 Bartenders 13.75 10.73 11.45 12.76 15.04 18.19
35-1011 Chefs and Head Cooks 23.69 16.14 18.03 21.90 27.74 31.39
35-2019 Cooks, All Other 16.02 13.21 15.01 16.47 17.88 18.72
35-2011 Cooks, Fast Food 14.00 12.19 13.25 14.21 15.18 15.76
35-2012 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 18.32 12.35 13.70 16.74 22.62 27.22
35-2014 Cooks, Restaurant 16.70 12.30 14.59 16.83 18.84 21.60
35-2015 Cooks, Short Order 14.19 11.14 12.83 14.12 15.47 17.94
35-9011 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 11.76 10.47 10.61 11.36 12.39 14.32
35-9021 Dishwashers 13.08 10.60 11.08 11.86 13.79 18.43
35-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 19.50 13.05 15.21 18.22 22.53 28.16
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers 16.43 11.27 12.95 15.24 18.89 24.33
35-3041 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 16.19 10.60 11.31 15.91 20.77 23.16
35-9031 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop 13.33 10.60 11.19 12.30 13.94 15.67
35-3031 Waiters and Waitresses 13.53 10.59 10.73 11.79 16.52 18.73

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Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
37-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers 20.81 12.85 14.28 21.09 26.90 29.78
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 17.71 12.00 14.16 17.18 20.09 25.14
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 17.24 11.03 13.62 16.28 20.63 24.34
37-2012 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 14.76 11.34 12.55 14.41 16.62 18.95

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Personal Care and Service
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
39-3091 Amusement and Recreation Attendants 12.46 10.68 11.15 11.96 13.32 14.83
39-9011 Childcare Workers 13.65 11.01 12.05 13.39 14.74 16.37
39-9031 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 18.33 10.88 12.01 15.89 24.66 28.85
39-3012 Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners 16.37 12.44 13.61 15.58 19.06 22.38
39-3019 Gaming Service Workers, All Other 18.03 11.75 13.09 15.40 24.26 28.92
39-5012 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 11.47 9.89 9.90 10.44 11.47 14.67
39-2021 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 15.16 11.20 12.51 14.48 17.56 20.43
39-9032 Recreation Workers 19.22 11.43 13.05 17.56 24.71 30.41
39-9041 Residential Advisors 19.87 15.94 18.77 19.72 22.36 24.17
39-3031 Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers 12.03 10.18 10.55 11.15 11.80 16.52

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Sales and Related
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents 19.81 9.97 13.95 18.04 26.66 30.11
41-2011 Cashiers 13.37 10.62 11.30 12.94 14.61 17.02
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks 15.88 11.32 13.47 15.87 17.97 21.08
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 31.54 20.83 23.41 28.94 36.62 43.84
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 21.91 15.34 16.90 19.38 25.68 31.54
41-2012 Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers 13.86 10.51 10.52 11.17 13.50 26.86
41-3021 Insurance Sales Agents 44.55 22.16 25.74 29.64 47.70 *
41-2022 Parts Salespersons 19.28 12.14 14.23 18.05 22.60 31.45
41-2031 Retail Salespersons 15.33 10.95 12.08 14.29 17.48 21.71
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 32.72 16.34 22.76 31.69 39.23 52.76
41-3031 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 28.86 19.88 21.53 24.21 29.62 54.84

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Office and Administrative Support
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors 25.64 19.76 21.97 25.05 29.05 33.70
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks 22.89 16.86 19.29 22.26 25.40 29.67
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 22.86 12.71 17.57 22.60 27.87 33.61
43-5011 Cargo and Freight Agents 22.05 15.76 17.87 21.44 25.82 30.37
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers 15.16 12.74 13.40 14.49 15.67 18.91
43-4031 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks 27.73 18.68 21.54 26.69 31.59 40.53
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 20.85 13.55 15.77 19.34 24.27 29.23
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers 20.21 11.00 15.94 18.49 24.86 31.90
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 31.16 20.28 25.25 32.60 36.90 39.90
43-4061 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs 26.97 21.22 22.29 25.59 30.17 35.76
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 29.69 19.61 23.06 28.98 35.11 40.49
43-4071 File Clerks 15.89 10.73 11.37 12.46 18.87 27.21
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 31.77 19.24 23.33 29.59 38.14 48.08
43-4081 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks 15.24 12.26 13.24 14.60 16.87 19.74
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 24.25 20.21 21.91 23.48 26.73 30.35
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other 21.24 12.24 16.71 21.37 25.47 30.15
43-9041 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 21.66 16.67 18.84 20.86 23.11 31.74
43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan 18.15 14.69 16.05 17.49 18.94 25.52
43-6012 Legal Secretaries 26.50 18.52 20.79 24.40 33.11 36.63
43-4121 Library Assistants, Clerical 17.86 11.60 15.35 17.47 20.64 24.75
43-4131 Loan Interviewers and Clerks 24.76 17.32 19.11 23.06 28.43 34.97
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 19.58 12.55 13.75 17.87 25.90 29.68
43-6013 Medical Secretaries 16.85 12.42 13.36 14.97 20.48 23.93
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 24.20 15.90 18.95 23.20 28.04 34.36
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 20.76 10.67 15.66 19.19 25.38 31.54
43-4151 Order Clerks 25.48 15.71 17.49 26.35 33.30 36.86
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 25.46 17.33 20.78 25.67 29.99 34.20
43-5031 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 24.39 16.22 20.13 23.74 28.96 34.28
43-5051 Postal Service Clerks 18.87 13.13 13.14 17.19 23.16 29.21
43-5052 Postal Service Mail Carriers 24.55 17.78 18.29 23.30 30.96 31.19
43-5053 Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators 24.05 17.20 19.96 22.95 29.21 29.21
43-3061 Procurement Clerks 23.39 16.91 19.23 22.95 27.47 30.92
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 22.72 15.39 17.62 21.83 28.22 31.47
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks 18.22 11.76 14.99 17.88 21.23 25.62
43-4181 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 22.63 13.71 15.99 21.30 28.27 33.01
43-6014 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 20.63 13.40 16.52 20.21 24.99 29.01
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 20.85 12.87 14.81 18.26 27.13 34.23
43-3071 Tellers 17.31 13.40 15.28 17.24 19.13 22.19

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Farming, Fishing, and Forestry
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
45-2092 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse 14.39 12.79 13.37 14.33 15.25 16.75
45-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers 20.01 15.76 17.33 20.00 22.84 24.54

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Construction and Extraction
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
47-2031 Carpenters 30.79 23.34 26.33 29.77 35.76 39.55
47-2051 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 27.10 16.85 20.35 26.71 33.55 37.90
47-4011 Construction and Building Inspectors 39.92 28.58 32.66 36.96 46.10 57.70
47-2061 Construction Laborers 23.84 15.39 18.43 23.06 27.98 31.47
47-5011 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas 28.67 17.97 22.36 29.83 35.53 38.57
47-2111 Electricians 37.60 24.02 32.34 37.61 44.51 50.79
47-4041 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 30.08 25.39 26.82 29.24 31.61 38.67
47-3012 Helpers--Carpenters 19.64 13.36 16.72 20.26 22.79 24.30
47-5081 Helpers--Extraction Workers 20.88 14.19 16.52 18.99 26.64 29.82
47-3015 Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 21.11 16.86 18.63 21.36 23.81 25.29
47-4051 Highway Maintenance Workers 18.18 15.88 16.62 17.85 19.08 19.94
47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 31.31 24.50 27.11 30.74 36.23 39.75
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 29.73 23.26 26.42 29.57 34.19 37.67
47-2071 Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 36.15 17.34 23.48 42.28 47.01 49.85
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 34.92 26.55 30.01 34.64 40.25 45.85
47-5012 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas 36.33 27.04 30.18 35.38 43.54 48.31
47-5071 Roustabouts, Oil and Gas 24.55 18.37 20.95 24.73 28.51 30.94
47-5013 Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining 33.87 20.24 25.79 33.18 38.46 56.04
47-1011 Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers 45.47 26.70 32.47 38.62 49.08 73.40

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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 32.88 24.45 27.48 31.43 38.52 44.80
49-3021 Automotive Body and Related Repairers 25.14 20.12 22.59 25.62 28.28 29.88
49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 27.95 17.13 21.31 27.72 33.15 39.14
49-3031 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 31.45 22.00 26.73 32.05 36.67 40.36
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 20.41 15.37 16.98 19.81 23.91 28.06
49-2095 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay 39.01 15.94 39.58 44.23 48.30 51.10
49-9051 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 43.19 30.38 39.23 44.24 48.98 56.95
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 42.44 25.90 31.35 40.73 51.41 64.58
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 29.99 15.71 18.21 32.27 38.68 44.33
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 21.58 11.05 12.26 19.08 30.13 35.67
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 28.34 16.23 20.06 23.79 34.49 42.12
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 45.82 32.92 40.35 47.40 54.99 59.70
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 24.83 15.73 17.96 23.40 30.56 37.37
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 28.52 14.81 22.03 28.40 35.30 41.74
49-9044 Millwrights 36.42 29.31 33.00 35.85 38.69 41.05
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 32.72 22.65 28.07 33.36 37.42 42.17
49-3051 Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians 17.19 10.81 11.59 13.72 24.53 28.80
49-9096 Riggers *** ***
49-2022 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 30.00 19.63 25.64 28.91 36.96 43.10
49-9052 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 34.77 20.79 23.01 38.24 45.11 48.65
49-3093 Tire Repairers and Changers 15.13 11.54 12.66 14.22 16.83 18.89

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Production
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
51-3011 Bakers 15.81 11.58 12.69 14.35 19.88 22.80
51-3021 Butchers and Meat Cutters 24.55 15.54 18.01 24.15 31.19 35.58
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 28.74 12.85 14.90 26.08 37.92 52.03
51-3092 Food Batchmakers 18.58 11.15 13.64 17.63 21.33 24.88
51-9198 Helpers--Production Workers 14.73 10.64 11.36 13.68 17.40 20.50
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 40.50 15.63 29.54 44.11 50.61 59.01
51-6011 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 14.40 10.61 11.43 13.41 16.92 20.54
51-4041 Machinists 24.06 13.41 17.85 24.30 29.63 34.50
51-3022 Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 12.36 10.32 10.54 11.26 12.23 16.35
51-8093 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers 38.60 32.01 33.73 36.60 40.62 51.13
51-8099 Plant and System Operators, All Other 27.53 13.55 15.55 23.02 40.32 46.73
51-8013 Power Plant Operators 28.82 15.12 17.81 25.15 40.14 49.12
51-9199 Production Workers, All Other 33.65 20.27 23.37 33.57 42.66 49.28
51-7041 Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood 15.73 10.83 12.24 15.29 18.17 21.93
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 14.68 10.77 12.03 13.78 17.41 20.40
51-8021 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 34.76 29.11 31.94 34.76 37.57 40.06
51-8031 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 29.42 19.65 24.74 29.03 35.00 40.38
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 30.92 19.11 24.75 31.52 37.39 43.37

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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
53-2011 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers 95,690 54,820 63,080 84,130 138,580 156,160
53-6031 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants 15.71 12.55 13.61 15.39 17.74 19.22
53-5021 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels 35.09 19.96 25.86 31.78 43.25 54.27
53-2012 Commercial Pilots 96,050 45,040 57,400 83,030 118,510 152,640
53-7021 Crane and Tower Operators 34.48 23.34 29.84 35.26 42.09 46.76
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers 15.82 10.86 11.42 12.56 21.66 24.63
53-3032 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 27.20 19.30 22.69 26.56 30.79 37.25
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 30.49 23.63 25.99 29.08 34.31 38.38
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 23.16 12.84 16.14 20.37 30.39 37.74
53-3033 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 21.58 13.83 15.96 19.21 24.86 35.28
53-7199 Material Moving Workers, All Other 26.73 16.35 20.65 25.73 34.28 38.33
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand 17.41 12.69 13.97 16.68 19.05 24.58
53-7072 Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers 30.45 20.66 24.66 31.31 36.76 39.75
53-7081 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 20.09 11.92 15.40 19.38 23.84 29.06
53-5011 Sailors and Marine Oilers 21.16 12.67 16.00 19.77 26.47 29.94
53-5031 Ship Engineers 32.87 22.79 25.75 32.37 38.44 44.55
53-6061 Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants *** ***
53-6051 Transportation Inspectors 54.52 45.00 48.27 52.91 60.51 66.01

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* indicates the wage is not available.