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Eastern Workforce Development Area (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment380
Mean wage$29.01
Entry wage$19.16
10th percentile wage$17.39
50th percentile wage$28.34
90th percentile wage$40.49
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Leisure and Hospitality10025.5%
Professional and Business Services6015.6%
Trade, Transportation and Utilities5014.0%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Other Services36.56
Education and Health Services29.99
Trade, Transportation and Utilities5027.11
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Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$28.34 $36.81  -$8.47
2016$27.53+2.9%$35.76 +2.9%-$8.22
2015$26.77+2.9%$34.77 +2.9%-$8.00
2014$26.14+2.4%$33.95 +2.4%-$7.81
2013$25.50+2.5%$33.13 +2.5%-$7.62
2012$25.09+1.7%$32.59 +1.7%-$7.49
2011$24.70+1.6%$32.08 +1.6%-$7.38
2010$24.17+2.2%$31.40 +2.2%-$7.22
2009$24.00+.7%$31.17 +.7%-$7.17
2008$23.26+3.2%$30.21 +3.2%-$6.95
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$28.34 $21.67  $6.67
2016$27.53+2.9%$20.98 +3.3%$6.56
2015$26.77+2.9%$20.54 +2.1%$6.23
2014$26.14+2.4%$20.10 +2.2%$6.04
2013$25.50+2.5%$19.69 +2.1%$5.81
2012$25.09+1.7%$19.36 +1.7%$5.73
2011$24.70+1.6%$19.05 +1.6%$5.64
2010$24.17+2.2%$18.73 +1.7%$5.44
2009$24.00+.7%$18.48 +1.4%$5.52
2008$23.26+3.2%$18.00 +2.6%$5.25
Note: The mid-wage is the median wage. The average wage is the mean wage. The entry-level wage is equal to the average of the lower third of reported wages for the occupation. The wage range consists of the 10th and 90th percentiles; 80% of workers earn between this wage range, 10% earn less while 10% earn more.
Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2017
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Median Wage / Employment
North Central$32.252,110
South Central$28.331,050
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
North Central$32.252,110
South Central$28.331,050
Wages in other areas
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