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Eastern Workforce Development Area (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment340
Mean wage$21.21
Entry wage$15.96
10th percentile wage$15.38
50th percentile wage$20.63
90th percentile wage$29.87
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Education and Health Services20058.4%
Trade, Transportation and Utilities7021.1%
Public Administration308.1%
Professional and Business Services103.5%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Public Administration3031.11
Education and Health Services20020.60
Trade, Transportation and Utilities7020.11
Professional and Business Services1019.84
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators (43-3021)
Compile, compute, and record billing, accounting, statistical, and other numerical data for billing purposes. Prepare billing invoices for services rendered or for delivery or shipment of goods.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$20.63 $18.83  $1.80
2016$19.83+4.1%$18.10 +4.1%$1.73
2015$19.34+2.5%$17.65 +2.5%$1.69
2014$18.96+2.0%$17.30 +2.0%$1.65
2013$18.58+2.0%$16.96 +2.0%$1.62
2012$18.26+1.7%$16.67 +1.7%$1.59
2011$17.93+1.8%$16.37 +1.8%$1.56
2010$17.65+1.6%$16.11 +1.6%$1.54
2009$17.32+1.9%$15.80 +1.9%$1.51
2008$16.84+2.8%$15.37 +2.8%$1.47
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$20.63 $21.67  -$1.04
2016$19.83+4.1%$20.98 +3.3%-$1.15
2015$19.34+2.5%$20.54 +2.1%-$1.20
2014$18.96+2.0%$20.10 +2.2%-$1.14
2013$18.58+2.0%$19.69 +2.1%-$1.11
2012$18.26+1.7%$19.36 +1.7%-$1.09
2011$17.93+1.8%$19.05 +1.6%-$1.12
2010$17.65+1.6%$18.73 +1.7%-$1.08
2009$17.32+1.9%$18.48 +1.4%-$1.16
2008$16.84+2.8%$18.00 +2.6%-$1.16
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
South Central$23.201,310
North Central$21.691,950
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
North Central$21.691,950
South Central$23.201,310
Wages in other areas
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