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Eastern Workforce Development Area (1Q 2017)
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Estimated employment280
Mean wage$28.10
Entry wage$19.20
10th percentile wage$17.53
50th percentile wage$28.95
90th percentile wage$38.50
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Public Administration22079.0%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Public Administration22031.13
Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators (33-9031)
Act as oversight and security agent for management and customers. Observe casino or casino hotel operation for irregular activities such as cheating or theft by either employees or patrons. May utilize one-way mirrors above the casino floor, cashier's cage, and from desk. Use of audio/video equipment is also common to observe operation of the business. Usually required to provide verbal and written reports of all violations and suspicious behavior to supervisor.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$28.95 $26.78  $2.17
2016$27.64+4.7%$25.57 +4.7%$2.07
2015$27.17+1.7%$25.13 +1.7%$2.04
2014$26.63+2.0%$24.64 +2.0%$2.00
2013$26.29+1.3%$24.32 +1.3%$1.97
2012$25.91+1.5%$23.97 +1.5%$1.94
2011$25.55+1.4%$23.64 +1.4%$1.92
2010$25.28+1.1%$23.39 +1.1%$1.89
2009$24.79+2.0%$22.93 +2.0%$1.86
2008$24.11+2.8%$22.30 +2.8%$1.81
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$28.95 $21.67  $7.28
2016$27.64+4.7%$20.98 +3.3%$6.67
2015$27.17+1.7%$20.54 +2.1%$6.63
2014$26.63+2.0%$20.10 +2.2%$6.53
2013$26.29+1.3%$19.69 +2.1%$6.60
2012$25.91+1.5%$19.36 +1.7%$6.55
2011$25.55+1.4%$19.05 +1.6%$6.50
2010$25.28+1.1%$18.73 +1.7%$6.55
2009$24.79+2.0%$18.48 +1.4%$6.31
2008$24.11+2.8%$18.00 +2.6%$6.11
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
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