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Eastern Workforce Development Area (1Q 2017)
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Estimated employment330
Mean wage$24.69
Entry wage$18.09
10th percentile wage$15.22
50th percentile wage$25.78
90th percentile wage$30.56
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Education and Health Services19057.5%
Public Administration6018.1%
Professional and Business Services4011.0%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Education and Health Services19027.48
Public Administration6025.35
Professional and Business Services4012.07
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks (43-3051)
Compile and post employee time and payroll data. May compute employees' time worked, production, and commission. May compute and post wages and deductions. May prepare paychecks.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$25.78 $18.83  $6.95
2016$24.77+4.1%$18.10 +4.1%$6.68
2015$24.16+2.5%$17.65 +2.5%$6.51
2014$23.69+2.0%$17.30 +2.0%$6.39
2013$23.22+2.0%$16.96 +2.0%$6.26
2012$22.82+1.7%$16.67 +1.7%$6.15
2011$22.41+1.8%$16.37 +1.8%$6.04
2010$22.05+1.6%$16.11 +1.6%$5.94
2009$21.64+1.9%$15.80 +1.9%$5.83
2008$21.05+2.8%$15.37 +2.8%$5.67
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$25.78 $21.67  $4.11
2016$24.77+4.1%$20.98 +3.3%$3.80
2015$24.16+2.5%$20.54 +2.1%$3.62
2014$23.69+2.0%$20.10 +2.2%$3.59
2013$23.22+2.0%$19.69 +2.1%$3.52
2012$22.82+1.7%$19.36 +1.7%$3.47
2011$22.41+1.8%$19.05 +1.6%$3.36
2010$22.05+1.6%$18.73 +1.7%$3.32
2009$21.64+1.9%$18.48 +1.4%$3.16
2008$21.05+2.8%$18.00 +2.6%$3.04
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$23.53590
South Central$23.20400
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
North Central$23.53590
South Central$23.20400
Wages in other areas
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