State of Connecticut Home Follow Us on FacebookFollow Us on TwitterFollow Us on Flickr
Connecticut Department of Labor Home Occupational Employment & Wages Home
Home About Publications FAQ Glossary Contact
Occupational Employment and Wages (1Q 2016): State of Connecticut
 State of Connecticut - Occupational Employment and Wages (OES) 1st Quarter 2016  
State of Connecticut Occupational Employment and Wages provides accurate and meaningful wage information to employers, job seekers, counselors, students, planners of vocational education programs, economic developers, Regional Workforce Development Boards, and others. Employers may find the data useful as a guide in analyzing pay scales; job seekers and students could utilize the information in making employment and career decisions; program planners should be aware of employment and wage levels in determining training programs to be offered.
Option #1 - Select from alphabetical list by Occupational Title
Option #2 - Select from occupational group listing
Option #3 - Download 1Q 2016 in Excel format Download 1Q 2016 Statewide Data in Excel
 Management Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Total all occupations1,659,43021.4544,61527.5457,28711.6124,1659.8020,38950.14104,304
Management Occupations114,72055.95116,37563.74132,58532.6067,80727.6357,471>90.00>187,200
Administrative Services Managers4,26048.61101,11751.61107,33934.6872,13631.6765,87375.06156,132
Advertising and Promotions Managers29057.18118,93460.02124,83832.6267,85829.1860,674>90.00>187,200
Architectural and Engineering Managers3,25067.55140,49670.69147,03549.26102,47845.6494,936>90.00>187,200
Chief Executives1,370>90.00>187,200111.90232,75165.81136,88358.41121,492>90.00>187,200
Compensation and Benefits Managers31060.42125,66766.96139,25742.8689,15437.4677,918>90.00>187,200
Computer and Information Systems Managers6,99063.52132,11467.92141,27345.8395,31542.6488,704>90.00>187,200
Construction Managers2,89049.79103,56352.54109,27330.6063,65227.5157,21579.43165,220
Education Administrators, All Other36051.42106,97152.95110,13330.7563,95926.9055,94790.59188,419
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School3,560N/A131,193N/A127,233N/A92,531N/A77,744N/A165,179
Education Administrators, Postsecondary1,83037.9878,98244.6492,83822.3446,46020.7043,07376.32158,752
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program80025.0652,14030.9964,46116.9235,18314.4930,14852.07108,311
Emergency Management Directors14038.6980,47639.9383,05526.6855,49623.4448,77359.06122,843
Financial Managers13,70061.99128,95271.03147,75140.0483,28036.1275,134>90.00>187,200
Food Service Managers2,11026.3554,81129.2760,87918.7038,89816.8635,09145.0193,616
Funeral Service ManagersN/A44.5992,73644.5692,68530.0862,55726.7755,68070.04145,684
General and Operations Managers34,40057.22119,00568.64142,75730.2562,92625.7653,572>90.00>187,200
Human Resources Managers2,04056.74118,03365.43136,10539.3281,78636.6476,209>90.00>187,200
Industrial Production Managers2,64051.98108,10755.34115,10636.7676,45433.4769,61880.61167,676
Legislators400N/A35,459N/A43,308N/A21,275N/A19,669N/A89,257
Lodging Managers16024.7051,37227.9558,11617.8537,11716.5534,40545.8195,274
Managers, All Other5,08053.26110,77858.74122,17835.0672,92430.0662,506>90.00>187,200
Marketing Managers4,79062.64130,28371.44148,60141.6886,70837.0176,997>90.00>187,200
Medical and Health Services Managers5,05052.68109,58062.40129,81237.7378,47034.2571,246>90.00>187,200
Natural Sciences Managers1,16066.79138,94075.33156,67544.4992,53141.5286,350>90.00>187,200
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents18037.5778,13336.8276,57729.7561,88229.9262,24044.2492,030
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers2,18030.2862,98738.0579,13621.9845,71320.0041,59977.92162,078
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers92054.38113,12158.92122,55635.5273,88632.1266,80490.99189,248
Purchasing Managers1,32055.87116,22260.19125,20737.1277,20133.4169,49691.42190,159
Sales Managers6,99064.60134,38672.29150,36138.7880,68134.6772,115>90.00>187,200
Social and Community Service Managers3,45031.9066,35434.7972,37121.5344,79219.5740,69954.21112,763
Training and Development Managers85056.79118,10559.38123,51842.9189,24640.2283,65986.20179,281
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers1,10049.07102,06953.93112,16933.5069,68031.1164,71784.89176,558
top
 Business Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Business and Financial Operations Occupations93,32035.5373,89639.6382,45122.9447,71920.6943,04260.43125,688
Accountants and Auditors15,46035.8574,55138.6080,28224.9951,97623.0547,94457.94120,510
Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes110N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate75034.2471,22540.9685,19419.6540,87317.2735,93062.84130,712
Budget Analysts93040.6484,52941.5586,41232.2767,11131.2164,91155.33115,096
Business Operations Specialists, All Other7,48034.6171,98235.6874,21321.5444,80219.0239,57353.83111,965
Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products7017.5936,58527.9658,14713.7928,68413.0327,09844.1391,774
Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators5,46032.2967,16234.4471,62423.5048,87521.4344,57749.13102,181
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists1,26034.2271,17436.4975,90222.7647,34021.2544,21952.74109,713
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction, Health and Safety, and Transportation3,52037.6278,25639.6882,51325.7853,62423.0347,89358.38121,431
Cost Estimators2,23036.2075,29837.3577,70323.5048,87520.5442,72557.30119,169
Credit Analysts1,42042.4388,24347.5098,81527.7757,75825.3152,64180.34167,113
Credit Counselors11021.5144,73123.0747,97517.1235,60216.3433,99633.5569,782
Financial Analysts5,91039.5082,15449.33102,59128.3758,99626.1354,350>90.00>187,200
Financial Examiners60040.3683,94544.3892,30628.7559,80526.5655,23069.35144,251
Financial Specialists, All Other1,39033.9870,67336.2275,32921.7045,13018.9739,47155.90116,263
Fundraisers1,15026.5755,25128.5259,31317.4636,30815.6532,55344.8193,207
Human Resources Specialists5,80031.3165,13633.2869,21921.3644,42419.2440,01349.48102,928
Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage21033.1168,85132.8268,26825.0552,09922.9647,76043.0089,451
Insurance Underwriters4,21035.5874,00943.3590,17822.9347,69821.0343,74880.23166,888
Labor Relations Specialists1,17026.2754,63728.3158,8639.5619,8949.4619,65953.72111,719
Loan Officers2,30034.4471,63439.2881,69420.0341,66117.1035,57269.79145,162
LogisticiansN/A35.8174,46937.1477,25326.1754,43223.9949,89955.43115,291
Management Analysts8,23043.8191,10948.49100,85129.2060,71526.4154,93374.05154,014
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists6,97030.3263,06933.1568,95319.8741,32317.8737,16851.73107,605
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners94029.6161,57531.0164,49118.5538,59116.9035,14246.6397,003
Personal Financial Advisors4,49049.04101,99764.34133,83427.5257,24624.5751,106>90.00>187,200
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products4,27031.9466,42633.6169,91523.2648,38421.1243,94348.60101,097
Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents1,03040.1683,52639.2981,72526.6555,41423.8049,49955.57115,577
Tax Preparers79019.7541,08720.6442,91910.2821,3989.6720,11933.8770,458
Training and Development Specialists2,88034.4371,60435.3273,44622.1146,01019.6840,93453.41111,085
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products1,01026.0154,11530.3163,03816.4734,25215.1431,47844.2792,091
top
 Computer Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Computer and Mathematical Occupations46,97041.3085,89742.6588,71727.0456,22323.9549,81263.34131,762
Actuaries98047.8299,47152.84109,91033.9270,55832.2667,09978.83163,962
Computer and Information Research ScientistsN/A53.10110,43853.30110,86436.3775,64130.6463,72076.17158,443
Computer Network Architects1,29053.87112,04153.83111,94938.6180,29735.6874,21075.38156,780
Computer Network Support Specialists1,18036.9576,85839.3281,78826.1054,29625.2052,41959.52123,799
Computer Occupations, All Other1,55045.3094,21647.3898,53829.3461,02226.4755,05769.40144,362
Computer Programmers5,02038.8780,83539.3881,91028.7859,85526.0954,27554.46113,278
Computer Systems Analysts7,22044.3692,27844.8993,37432.0866,71329.2160,74861.14127,177
Computer User Support Specialists7,16026.6955,52327.5057,20718.2337,92216.2133,72239.7482,661
Database Administrators1,46042.8489,10342.6388,66727.0256,20323.6049,08162.36129,723
Information Security Analysts87045.3994,39946.9797,68632.0066,55129.8162,00667.41140,223
Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other2032.5467,70734.1571,01423.1348,11720.4342,48748.51100,901
Network and Computer Systems Administrators3,71040.1083,41242.4288,22030.4163,26427.8157,84660.57125,980
Operations Research Analysts1,20044.1991,91347.8399,48130.8564,16728.4259,10468.96143,419
Software Developers, Applications8,88045.6494,92647.4898,75131.4165,32329.9262,23970.40146,422
Software Developers, Systems Software4,52048.52100,92250.63105,31436.2075,29632.5367,67773.03151,920
Statisticians41048.62101,13551.98108,12531.1664,81628.0858,40477.42161,020
Web Developers1,39032.5067,61634.0570,81220.6142,88318.0037,43553.40111,077
top
 Architecture and Engineering Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Architecture and Engineering Occupations33,14039.7782,71240.6784,59927.0356,21324.9151,81059.68124,143
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians11037.1977,34537.3777,73030.7363,92328.5159,29747.4798,720
Aerospace Engineers2,00051.80107,73952.22108,60141.2385,74539.2081,53570.23146,097
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval1,33039.7182,59039.7682,68125.0052,00323.1848,21957.41119,416
Architectural and Civil Drafters79027.5757,34928.3158,89121.4444,57720.4942,62937.7878,593
Biomedical Engineers11044.0491,60942.8189,04234.6071,97829.3961,14354.66113,704
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists5029.1260,55529.4761,30623.5048,86821.0243,72538.4279,901
Chemical Engineers34044.5892,72544.4792,49133.0068,65130.3563,13260.97126,822
Civil Engineering Technicians46030.5063,42630.8964,24820.0041,59417.6836,78645.7895,220
Civil Engineers3,69042.7688,95143.0189,47831.1164,72528.6859,65259.71124,194
Computer Hardware Engineers38050.23104,47250.67105,40635.2373,27732.4867,57574.15154,223
Drafters, All Other12026.3354,76226.8655,87818.7538,98716.3934,09738.3279,699
Electrical and Electronics Drafters37032.6667,92032.3267,23021.7945,32819.6340,83346.5496,803
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians1,54030.3963,21330.7263,89321.3244,36419.0039,52544.4992,532
Electrical Engineers1,95044.2892,11644.2792,07531.7165,96228.7159,72360.36125,554
Electro-Mechanical Technicians7031.0664,62330.3263,07122.0245,81420.4442,51739.3481,829
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer73047.8099,43049.21102,36235.5473,92632.8968,41769.62144,819
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other61033.6269,91934.1871,08624.3450,62322.3546,49447.5698,923
Engineers, All Other1,47048.09100,01948.50100,87133.5669,80731.4965,48668.13141,725
Environmental Engineering Technicians17023.3048,46224.1650,24818.8239,12917.1935,75132.6867,971
Environmental Engineers60044.6592,87744.5192,57230.8964,25828.0458,33359.99124,772
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors13046.9197,58445.8295,31232.5767,73830.6163,65961.89128,749
Industrial Engineering Technicians95030.8164,09631.1264,74522.5146,81919.6940,95543.2890,026
Industrial Engineers4,25041.9187,17542.7588,93030.8264,10628.4959,26760.17125,148
Landscape Architects23035.9474,75839.2981,71724.4850,91722.3846,53563.91132,949
Materials Engineers58048.34100,54648.49100,87137.1077,17233.9870,68063.54132,148
Mechanical Drafters1,79028.4959,24629.4761,30622.4246,62620.7143,07542.5488,474
Mechanical Engineering Technicians91030.5663,55831.8766,27722.1846,12920.3242,27446.4996,701
Mechanical Engineers5,97040.0383,25941.2285,74529.5761,49927.2656,71058.91122,530
Nuclear Engineers46055.92116,30154.86114,12043.9491,39639.5282,20471.39148,491
Surveying and Mapping Technicians26026.0254,11326.0554,19417.6636,74515.5232,29137.1177,183
Surveyors49028.7659,81429.6661,70121.4144,52619.6940,96543.0289,499
top
 Life, Physical and Social Science Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations12,56038.4680,00342.2287,82522.9447,72220.4942,62972.30150,388
Agricultural and Food Science TechniciansN/A11.3323,56714.4029,9489.3819,5299.3419,43823.4748,797
Anthropologists and ArcheologistsN/A26.2954,67128.2158,67820.5642,78119.5340,61041.2285,745
Atmospheric and Space Scientists3035.1773,16537.2477,46729.2960,91027.5757,33954.44113,238
Biochemists and Biophysicists31054.56113,48157.32119,23338.9480,98735.9174,68780.63167,706
Biological Scientists, All Other4041.5186,34342.2087,78427.4557,10623.3648,60455.30115,033
Biological Technicians60024.5651,08026.3554,79318.4038,26716.9535,25438.3779,810
Chemical Technicians89023.2648,38124.2250,38018.2137,87116.5834,47234.1471,004
Chemists1,35038.2379,50641.1285,53224.7951,56722.5146,82963.65132,391
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists1,82041.9987,34843.5290,53328.7259,73326.2754,63059.19123,109
Conservation Scientists5042.2087,78437.8178,64323.0347,90414.4630,05950.19104,381
Economists17044.1491,80147.4298,63933.6770,04132.3567,29176.54159,204
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health32019.1039,73824.1850,28814.6630,48613.0427,11742.3888,129
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health75033.6870,06135.2273,25723.1848,20920.8943,45149.80103,580
Epidemiologists12041.6386,60743.9791,44631.3265,13028.5859,44957.95120,532
Food Scientists and TechnologistsN/A18.0737,58720.1341,85817.3136,00415.9833,24532.2467,068
Forensic Science Technicians11035.7474,34235.3973,60128.2058,65824.7351,44546.5496,813
Forest and Conservation Technicians2036.6076,13835.7674,39324.6451,25221.1143,90746.6897,087
Foresters8038.9280,93635.2773,36824.8351,65820.6142,86244.7893,130
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and GeographersN/A38.5780,22641.9687,26726.2154,52922.9147,64164.18133,487
Historians1036.7676,45236.6376,18827.3356,84214.6330,42551.55107,212
Hydrologists7036.9576,84838.2679,56726.4254,95522.0745,90656.78118,117
Life Scientists, All Other19042.4388,25140.4484,11223.3748,61421.9545,67259.68124,133
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other54024.8751,70925.8753,81920.4042,44619.4740,48835.2373,277
Materials Scientists11047.3998,56848.89101,69337.7078,41034.1571,02568.64142,759
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists2,70054.73113,83657.89120,41033.5169,69630.6363,70090.42188,077
Microbiologists16039.7582,68144.7493,04925.8353,72824.7551,49671.26148,207
Nuclear Technicians11040.9085,08635.8974,64616.8935,13213.5028,08155.04114,486
Physical Scientists, All Other10044.8093,19143.8391,17220.1141,81714.2329,59369.52144,616
Physicists130N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Psychologists, All Other17045.9195,48440.3783,95920.0141,60412.8926,81358.32121,323
Social Science Research Assistants9022.9447,71222.9047,63014.2529,65411.3023,49633.7770,243
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other32042.5488,48445.8895,42331.0864,66429.0160,35265.17135,546
Soil and Plant Scientists11033.6870,05135.4173,64224.9051,78022.3446,45456.18116,859
Survey Researchers47033.5969,86835.0372,87118.5438,56116.3233,94560.54125,929
Urban and Regional Planners34039.6582,46839.9983,17829.6161,58027.2656,69055.47115,388
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists8044.6692,87744.5192,56232.6467,89028.6259,53058.10120,846
top
 Community and Social Services Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Community and Social Services Occupations34,87024.3250,57226.1254,33615.0831,36813.7428,57841.6786,668
Child, Family, and School Social Workers5,61033.1568,95531.8966,32819.5840,73216.9835,31444.6392,836
Clergy41026.3754,83326.6455,41216.3634,02613.7828,64941.0385,339
Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other1,05018.4038,27723.0647,96513.9328,96412.8026,64138.9180,916
Community Health Workers64018.9639,43320.7843,21715.1731,54113.8328,75129.5961,549
Counselors, All Other45020.2042,01021.0743,82613.3527,77712.4725,94132.3267,220
Directors, Religious Activities and Education5028.7059,70329.6361,64115.9533,17414.0729,26846.5996,904
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors4,67027.8757,96828.6859,65215.0131,23613.0727,18846.5896,874
Health Educators60024.9151,80026.8655,86816.7934,91916.1833,65143.3190,077
Healthcare Social Workers2,09030.2963,01031.5465,59721.4444,58719.7140,99646.4196,539
Marriage and Family Therapists37023.0047,82325.5753,17016.6634,64516.0533,37739.2981,728
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers2,05029.2460,81929.7161,80317.8837,17115.6632,58643.7991,061
Mental Health Counselors2,25021.6344,98323.2348,32015.2631,73313.9529,00435.4973,825
Rehabilitation Counselors2,36020.0041,58423.6849,25413.9228,96413.1527,35137.8978,816
Religious Workers, All Other3020.8343,30920.3342,28411.1123,1009.4019,57032.5667,717
Social and Human Service Assistants7,81018.3738,21619.6040,77213.6328,36512.3925,76827.8657,938
Social Workers, All Other31026.6155,35127.7557,70415.5732,38314.1529,44142.7688,941
Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors2,76022.5446,89022.8947,60015.1231,43913.8128,73033.0368,701
top
 Legal Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Legal Occupations14,66041.8086,93251.66107,45522.1546,05819.1139,768>90.00>187,200
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers29048.53100,95250.55105,16232.3167,20029.4561,24576.87159,894
Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators60N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Court Reporters28024.5651,08024.2150,34915.8933,0529.4619,67133.5969,858
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates23088.58184,24279.17164,67257.40119,39629.7461,864>90.00>187,200
Judicial Law Clerks24037.0377,02038.3479,73927.9958,21226.7355,60450.21104,422
Lawyers7,66062.46129,92671.74149,23240.2083,61438.1079,252>90.00>187,200
Legal Support Workers, All Other280N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Paralegals and Legal Assistants5,42024.9051,78026.0554,18417.4736,33916.1133,51937.6978,390
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and SearchersN/A24.3350,59326.6455,42221.1644,01920.0041,59437.7578,522
top
 Education, Training and Library Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Education, Training, and Library Occupations124,41027.8457,89730.3163,04113.6128,31411.4823,89149.34102,646
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors64032.0366,61230.8564,17718.3638,18615.9533,17445.4194,449
Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary120N/A78,014N/A84,457N/A56,852N/A53,758N/A123,728
Archivists11027.8958,01927.3756,93317.2435,85216.4334,18838.4179,881
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary530N/A69,939N/A76,259N/A40,661N/A33,935N/A129,693
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary1,090N/A61,732N/A69,970N/A34,178N/A33,367N/A121,374
Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists23028.6759,62230.5763,58819.5440,65118.4538,37847.0097,757
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary970N/A80,571N/A93,516N/A55,980N/A53,393N/A154,680
Business Teachers, Postsecondary1,670N/A68,996N/A83,057N/A37,861N/A24,003N/A150,104
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School190N/A73,997N/A71,826N/A50,765N/A47,022N/A97,006
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School1,690N/A78,836N/A77,132N/A58,983N/A55,422N/A99,928
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary240N/A80,439N/A94,307N/A60,109N/A54,793N/A155,988
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary390N/A68,428N/A70,659N/A46,809N/A42,913N/A103,113
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary370N/A80,967N/A87,399N/A53,474N/A50,938N/A135,019
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary140N/A59,662N/A66,307N/A44,861N/A41,970N/A102,038
Curators18030.4463,31431.1364,76516.3834,0779.5719,90450.00104,006
Economics Teachers, Postsecondary240N/A94,825N/A106,542N/A63,091N/A58,912N/A164,307
Education Teachers, Postsecondary670N/A64,217N/A72,932N/A52,500N/A50,857N/A108,896
Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other91021.2844,28322.5646,93015.9433,15415.5732,39333.2369,128
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education18,110N/A77,030N/A76,797N/A51,942N/A48,442N/A104,614
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary650N/A89,357N/A101,957N/A57,714N/A54,133N/A169,349
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary830N/A73,896N/A76,523N/A47,164N/A43,045N/A112,893
Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary140N/A73,297N/A78,126N/A53,413N/A50,471N/A115,520
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary280N/A68,904N/A75,448N/A48,239N/A44,201N/A122,764
Graduate Teaching AssistantsN/AN/A20,310N/A28,588N/A19,884N/A19,499N/A52,551
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary3,210N/A131,001N/A158,078N/A60,028N/A53,514N/A>187,200
History Teachers, Postsecondary320N/A78,917N/A87,662N/A52,784N/A48,138N/A145,367
Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary50N/A61,428N/A71,451N/A52,074N/A49,112N/A107,557
Instructional Coordinators1,21038.8980,87539.8382,83324.6751,32320.9343,54259.78124,346
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education1,840N/A72,080N/A72,293N/A49,761N/A45,541N/A100,688
Law Teachers, PostsecondaryN/AN/A76,939N/A103,742N/A52,723N/A50,065N/A>187,200
Librarians2,37031.9466,42933.0868,81321.8145,36819.5540,65148.36100,597
Library Technicians1,69019.2940,11320.4842,60912.6026,21411.1223,13031.2765,039
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary660N/A71,359N/A81,261N/A47,641N/A43,836N/A129,216
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education9,770N/A78,643N/A77,822N/A55,280N/A51,059N/A103,701
Museum Technicians and Conservators24025.4452,91624.5150,98815.3831,99713.5528,18335.8774,616
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary980N/A78,735N/A82,975N/A61,194N/A56,122N/A117,306
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary320N/A79,354N/A91,213N/A56,639N/A51,749N/A144,301
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary180N/A81,078N/A94,023N/A58,323N/A54,499N/A137,190
Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary270N/A93,820N/A115,987N/A57,725N/A51,790N/A>187,200
Postsecondary Teachers, All Other1,670N/A62,300N/A78,238N/A44,333N/A37,039N/A136,206
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education6,49015.4232,07818.4338,34811.6424,20610.4321,68030.1162,625
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary510N/A74,565N/A82,154N/A52,358N/A49,741N/A124,843
Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary210N/A71,035N/A75,762N/A53,849N/A52,875N/A113,501
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Ed14,060N/A76,422N/A76,280N/A50,106N/A46,230N/A105,923
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers2,79020.0441,66522.3346,44311.9824,9169.5119,77238.6180,307
Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other50N/A62,452N/A70,020N/A49,406N/A45,936N/A101,246
Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary360N/A72,719N/A76,351N/A48,381N/A43,816N/A111,229
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary220N/A78,319N/A89,681N/A58,343N/A53,484N/A137,261
Special Education Teachers, All Other320N/A60,991N/A64,938N/A42,487N/A35,101N/A100,638
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School2,730N/A80,104N/A80,267N/A52,358N/A47,225N/A118,067
Special Education Teachers, Middle School1,150N/A72,993N/A72,993N/A49,497N/A45,186N/A101,652
Special Education Teachers, Preschool360N/A71,207N/A76,148N/A41,107N/A33,620N/A127,907
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School2,080N/A78,045N/A76,868N/A56,091N/A51,546N/A102,007
Substitute Teachers7,57013.9028,91315.3531,92611.5424,01310.4621,76119.1439,819
Teacher Assistants21,830N/A30,161N/A31,541N/A22,025N/A19,742N/A45,470
Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers2,710N/A53,393N/A58,699N/A33,823N/A28,314N/A93,587
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary63022.6447,10323.2448,35116.8835,11215.8032,85931.1264,735
top
 Arts,Design,Entertainment,Sports,Media Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations24,54025.0352,05428.2858,83013.1127,27010.2921,40647.7799,359
Actors580N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Art Directors61036.9376,79740.8885,03525.7053,45424.8151,61766.63138,600
Artists and Related Workers, All Other7025.4652,96729.2160,75814.5530,26213.4728,03048.95101,814
Athletes and Sports CompetitorsN/AN/A61,113N/A65,587N/A26,052N/A22,471N/A125,564
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians1,06023.6449,16224.0550,02514.7430,64813.2327,52336.9876,919
Broadcast News Analysts2034.5671,88737.4777,92317.6636,74514.2729,69450.63105,314
Broadcast Technicians50019.5640,67122.4946,78811.7524,42910.3721,57838.3879,820
Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture39029.7061,78337.6678,32915.9933,26513.9128,93371.47148,664
Choreographers20027.1156,37528.7059,70318.5638,59115.9133,09344.4392,430
Coaches and Scouts5,320N/A41,493N/A48,158N/A21,761N/A19,641N/A79,830
Commercial and Industrial Designers30030.0762,53330.0862,57418.8239,12916.9135,18344.6092,755
DancersN/A21.58N/A21.07N/A10.71N/A9.48N/A34.72N/A
Designers, All Other6024.8751,71927.4457,07517.8237,09016.5534,41239.3081,738
Editors1,05027.2456,67029.1360,59616.2933,88415.4132,04847.8699,552
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other200N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Film and Video Editors320N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators9025.4853,01733.9670,63915.8733,01215.4032,03868.60142,678
Floral Designers48016.8935,14217.6736,76512.6326,27511.7824,50025.7553,545
Graphic Designers2,19025.1452,28727.1656,49716.6934,70615.8532,95140.3783,970
Interior Designers62023.6749,22331.1064,69415.2231,65211.9024,74344.1291,771
Interpreters and Translators39025.0152,01324.1350,19714.2829,7049.5319,80336.0975,052
Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other31033.7270,14232.9968,61024.5451,03922.5346,88043.7090,909
Media and Communication Workers, All OtherN/A24.3450,61325.9553,97118.3138,09415.9733,20437.5077,994
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers90012.1825,33214.1129,34910.3421,4979.6320,03621.9845,723
Multimedia Artists and Animators61035.9874,83937.9778,98821.0843,84619.7441,07761.56128,039
Music Directors and Composers43016.9035,15221.1644,0199.4619,6819.3619,46839.2581,646
Musicians and Singers35026.27N/A31.51N/A9.83N/A9.42N/A54.40N/A
Photographers59019.2640,04221.9945,75412.8326,70110.3321,47735.6874,220
Producers and Directors2,04031.8866,29733.9870,67020.0841,76717.5136,41050.58105,203
Public Address System and Other Announcers30N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Public Relations Specialists1,44032.7568,12333.9470,61920.4742,57818.3838,23651.73107,587
Radio and Television Announcers32012.9126,85418.5638,60110.2421,2949.3819,50931.0764,643
Reporters and Correspondents32017.8437,12019.5540,65112.6826,38710.9822,83629.8962,158
Set and Exhibit Designers18032.0866,73331.2364,94816.7034,73615.0631,31748.78101,449
Sound Engineering Technicians330N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Technical Writers62040.3283,84841.1985,66427.6057,42024.3350,59360.21125,239
Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials280N/A22,096N/A31,043N/A19,752N/A19,428N/A60,139
Writers and Authors59029.3861,10332.2567,07815.4432,11911.2823,45549.13102,200
top
 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations102,21035.7474,34242.4988,37222.4146,61619.6340,84370.06145,732
Anesthesiologists350>90.00>187,200125.70261,445>90.00>187,20036.1075,083>90.00>187,200
Athletic Trainers640N/A44,110N/A45,754N/A23,587N/A21,852N/A74,058
Audiologists12039.7482,65138.7580,61230.0962,57430.2862,98048.97101,845
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians48033.3769,40133.1468,93521.5444,81020.0841,75747.3798,507
Chiropractors22034.3871,51248.23100,31325.5153,06824.8051,587>90.00>187,200
Dental Hygienists3,85039.8682,90439.4382,03232.2867,13931.4065,30348.66101,216
Dentists, All Other SpecialistsN/A45.9095,46455.51115,47032.7868,18414.9030,993>90.00>187,200
Dentists, General1,23081.88170,32391.97191,31351.34106,79644.1291,761>90.00>187,200
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers1,11036.4475,79336.2375,35725.9053,85925.5353,11948.64101,175
Dietetic Technicians34016.4734,24918.3138,08412.1225,23011.0222,90727.7857,775
Dietitians and Nutritionists83031.2965,09031.0164,50121.5244,74919.3940,32640.9985,238
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics3,20021.5444,80022.5446,89015.5632,36214.3329,81632.0466,632
Exercise Physiologists5027.8157,84628.1958,64819.3940,31617.6536,71441.8687,064
Family and General Practitioners1,210>90.00>187,20095.95199,58151.78107,68831.5865,678>90.00>187,200
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other29038.6580,39942.2787,92629.8061,98627.5057,21761.77128,486
Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other83023.1648,17826.3954,88416.7834,89916.0933,46838.4079,881
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other73024.9151,80031.1064,69419.9141,42218.9339,37249.34102,636
Hearing Aid SpecialistsN/A21.4344,56721.9245,60116.9835,32515.3531,91632.9268,468
Internists, General890>90.00>187,20094.32196,17232.5667,72827.3056,771>90.00>187,200
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses8,63027.1956,54827.1356,43622.3846,54520.8843,44134.1370,984
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists35037.0277,00036.7876,49329.8662,09727.2956,75147.3198,396
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians1,73022.8747,55924.3050,53215.9833,23515.3531,92636.2675,417
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists2,49034.6372,03934.7872,32326.8855,91925.6353,30146.1796,032
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians1,51021.0643,80622.2346,24114.9731,15513.6628,39632.0266,581
Nuclear Medicine Technologists25043.6390,75742.8589,14333.4669,58432.2667,09956.19116,870
Nurse Anesthetists32082.31171,18685.29177,40438.2079,45525.4452,916>90.00>187,200
Nurse Midwives12050.70105,45750.14104,27044.1591,83242.0987,54159.59123,951
Nurse Practitioners2,60049.51102,97151.63107,37438.4379,94236.5075,91465.59136,419
Obstetricians and Gynecologists380>90.00>187,200105.75219,97247.3698,49729.0860,474>90.00>187,200
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists63037.4977,97438.5480,16528.4059,05425.8953,84950.18104,371
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians16026.5655,22925.9654,00116.0433,35714.1829,51237.6778,359
Occupational Therapists1,80042.0887,53042.2687,90630.3563,14228.6559,58159.43123,616
Ophthalmic Medical Technicians69019.9941,57420.1942,00016.3534,02615.6232,49425.8553,768
Opticians, Dispensing95019.1039,73820.8243,30913.8328,75112.9126,85432.2667,109
Optometrists26075.21156,44587.88182,77141.1185,50139.1281,372>90.00>187,200
Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeonsN/A>90.00>187,20099.18206,29734.2971,32916.1233,529>90.00>187,200
OrthodontistsN/A>90.00>187,200>90.00>187,200>90.00>187,200>90.00>187,200>90.00>187,200
Orthotists and Prosthetists10032.2367,03831.2665,00919.3840,30615.8733,01238.8680,814
Pediatricians, General65069.89145,37778.65163,60734.8472,47528.8760,058>90.00>187,200
Pharmacists2,78058.59121,86157.51119,61945.1193,83040.3984,01074.40154,761
Pharmacy Technicians3,56015.2831,77416.5034,32011.4623,84110.5221,89323.3148,493
Physical Therapists3,78041.5686,45541.9287,18631.4565,41429.3060,94157.84120,299
Physician Assistants1,89054.38113,09654.23112,81242.0087,34840.7384,73072.52150,835
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other5,220>90.00>187,20092.44192,28735.6174,05828.9260,159>90.00>187,200
Podiatrists10069.68144,91074.61155,17734.3871,51222.1045,957>90.00>187,200
Psychiatric Technicians1,02025.3352,68325.0152,01318.5238,52016.8134,97033.8970,497
Psychiatrists800>90.00>187,200104.19216,71658.35121,38434.6872,130>90.00>187,200
Radiation Therapists19044.6892,92845.4394,50032.2166,99730.0062,40163.46131,986
Radiologic Technologists and Technicians2,16030.7663,98431.4765,44523.9549,81221.9245,59143.4990,472
Recreational Therapists43026.5355,18827.8457,90718.4538,37816.8935,14240.9385,146
Registered Nurses32,44037.2977,56837.7278,45129.5561,46826.9656,06149.11102,149
Respiratory Therapists1,17031.5465,60731.9766,48025.3152,64224.4850,91742.4688,312
Respiratory Therapy Technicians10024.2950,51226.2954,67118.2037,86116.9235,19337.0777,112
Speech-Language Pathologists1,88043.2289,89443.1589,74229.6461,66126.9856,11261.00126,872
Surgeons830>90.00>187,200115.63240,51667.13139,62532.5367,677>90.00>187,200
Surgical Technologists98025.7253,48426.0354,15419.4240,39717.8237,07035.5273,875
Therapists, All OtherN/A23.8949,69026.5955,30020.5342,71019.8641,31036.7076,341
Veterinarians78052.76109,74861.28127,45132.9668,54928.5759,419>90.00>187,200
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians1,60017.6836,77518.4638,39913.8328,76112.7426,50925.7753,586
top
 Healthcare Support Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Healthcare Support Occupations50,17015.3231,86716.6234,56912.4425,88111.4223,77023.4048,672
Dental Assistants3,85020.3342,28820.1841,96215.1431,51013.8228,73627.3356,840
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other1,13016.9635,27317.4536,28211.9924,95310.9222,72024.2850,497
Home Health Aides7,90013.1527,36013.2127,47210.5621,9659.8720,53815.9333,121
Massage Therapists1,21022.1045,97025.7853,61813.1127,26810.6022,04749.75103,483
Medical Assistants7,09016.7634,86517.5436,48613.1327,31912.6026,21724.0550,008
Medical Equipment Preparers44018.3838,22018.9439,39215.4732,16214.1629,46024.1150,151
Medical Transcriptionists71020.8243,30820.4242,45214.4930,14312.9226,87027.9358,084
Nursing Assistants21,75015.0831,35715.6332,51912.8326,68712.2025,36120.2342,085
Occupational Therapy AidesN/A13.6628,42017.1835,73210.0620,9459.5719,89530.8864,213
Occupational Therapy Assistants48029.5961,56229.5761,50024.4450,85422.6847,17337.1477,245
Orderlies62014.3229,78714.6630,49011.1623,19910.2721,36319.0839,678
Pharmacy AidesN/A11.1623,20912.1225,22810.1921,1809.5919,94617.3236,017
Phlebotomists1,58018.1437,73018.5638,59715.3531,91814.0129,15423.7449,376
Physical Therapist Aides66014.2029,55215.3731,96911.3123,51510.5521,94521.9545,664
Physical Therapist Assistants52027.1856,52425.3052,62913.4227,91012.2925,55537.3777,745
Psychiatric Aides1,05017.3436,05818.3838,22013.2327,51211.8224,57630.0962,591
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers98013.4027,88015.6932,64210.1921,1809.5519,88526.7955,708
top
 Protective Service Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Protective Service Occupations36,35023.8149,53924.7051,38512.1025,17710.5321,91440.4684,159
Animal Control Workers26019.7241,01420.0841,76811.3123,5369.4919,75231.6865,895
Correctional Officers and Jailers3,80026.2654,62725.8353,73022.2446,25521.7745,27628.6959,665
Crossing Guards1,21013.3627,77819.9141,40110.0320,8749.4519,67145.5794,795
Detectives and Criminal Investigators95038.3779,82542.1987,73832.9668,54731.3865,27365.76136,798
Fire Inspectors and Investigators39031.3765,25330.2862,97915.8933,0509.6320,01747.8299,445
Firefighters3,18031.0964,66229.1260,57220.7743,21617.5836,55838.0079,040
First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers49038.1479,33638.2879,62131.8066,14031.1864,86547.9299,659
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers1,20038.0679,15238.4379,94730.3863,19331.1064,69249.38102,698
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives1,88043.8891,27744.0891,69536.3475,59333.7170,12756.76118,055
First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other83021.2744,24623.4148,70314.7130,60213.3727,80837.0477,041
Fish and Game Wardens10027.0456,24926.3754,85221.6745,07220.5042,63529.5461,439
Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators260N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers1,46010.8522,55711.4623,8419.8020,3959.4219,59914.4630,082
Parking Enforcement Workers13023.2748,40722.2746,32715.8933,03915.1931,59129.5961,551
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers6,82033.1068,85332.3467,25224.3550,65022.3146,39842.1487,636
Private Detectives and Investigators27029.1060,53228.6159,52219.0439,60716.4334,17137.8878,785
Protective Service Workers, All Other1,35014.8930,96919.1839,90210.5521,9559.5319,82435.0172,819
Security Guards11,48013.2427,52314.6630,51110.5822,0069.9820,76221.5544,807
Transportation Security Screeners24020.3642,35021.2144,12418.8839,26019.3540,25924.2650,467
top
 Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations135,38010.3321,47612.3225,6369.5019,7629.3919,53818.0337,496
Bartenders7,5109.6119,98711.5524,0359.4719,7019.3719,49716.6434,610
Chefs and Head Cooks2,04021.4544,60323.2248,28515.0431,28613.7228,52234.8572,503
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food29,02010.2821,37411.4923,8929.5119,7939.4019,54815.3431,897
Cooks, All Other48015.7532,76417.0135,37511.8924,73910.7622,37327.4757,146
Cooks, Fast Food7,0009.6520,07910.5021,8439.4919,7429.3819,52813.0927,227
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria3,60016.0033,27416.7334,80412.2625,49311.1323,12823.7049,294
Cooks, Restaurant13,20012.7526,52313.5728,22610.4021,6399.7020,17018.5838,638
Cooks, Short Order2,22011.3223,53612.1125,18810.0220,8549.4919,75216.8635,059
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop7,1909.6320,01710.1721,1399.4819,7329.3819,50811.8124,555
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers3,7209.5519,86410.0720,9669.4919,7429.3719,48711.5824,096
Dishwashers6,2009.8120,40510.8422,5369.4919,7529.3919,52813.3627,788
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers8,24016.1933,67217.9937,41410.9222,72010.0420,89429.1160,542
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other40010.9722,82211.8524,6379.6820,1199.4619,68115.0831,357
Food Preparation Workers9,46010.8822,63812.6326,2799.5519,8759.4019,55917.8537,129
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant3,84012.6126,23813.7528,59310.4321,6909.7020,18119.0839,678
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop3,6909.6220,00710.5121,8639.4619,6919.3719,49712.8426,697
Waiters and Waitresses27,5809.5919,93611.2923,4749.4619,6919.3719,48715.2631,734
top
 Building/Grounds Cleaning/Maintenance Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations56,51014.1129,34815.9933,25410.2321,2829.5819,91525.4252,884
Building Cleaning Workers, All OtherN/A19.1039,71921.8745,49016.4634,24315.7332,73429.7261,806
First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers2,05025.0952,18024.3250,58915.1031,41813.5528,18635.4273,666
First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers1,78026.0854,25028.3959,06319.3940,33117.8837,19042.8889,186
Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other6028.3158,88027.9658,16627.7657,73825.5153,05730.5763,581
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners29,40013.6628,42015.3831,98910.0720,9459.5119,78324.4450,844
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers13,58014.9631,11216.4134,14111.3523,59710.0920,97623.7449,365
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners8,58011.5524,02512.2725,51410.0220,8439.4919,74216.4434,182
Pest Control Workers47018.0537,53718.3138,09713.9128,93012.6526,31924.4450,844
Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation13017.3236,00718.9439,39211.7524,4239.5319,83431.0364,539
Tree Trimmers and Pruners18019.3540,26921.3144,32815.8232,89715.1131,43831.0064,478
top
 Personal Care and Service Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Personal Care and Service Occupations62,24012.2025,36114.5830,3379.9120,6199.4519,67123.3448,550
Amusement and Recreation Attendants1,9109.7320,23212.9827,0039.4719,6919.3819,50820.4042,441
Animal Trainers14012.7426,50315.6732,59110.5221,8949.8420,46619.0939,709
Baggage Porters and Bellhops2109.7120,20111.0623,0159.5219,8139.3919,53815.1931,591
BarbersN/A11.6624,24912.0425,05510.8522,57710.1321,06814.5530,256
Childcare Workers7,91010.9822,85211.9524,8519.6920,1509.4119,57916.0733,437
Concierges14012.2525,47313.2327,51210.4321,7009.7220,21118.5338,536
Costume Attendants4019.1039,73924.8851,75210.1621,1199.5119,79335.0372,850
EmbalmersN/A32.7368,08832.3767,33327.2456,65726.0054,09737.7578,530
Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers, All Other5012.9126,83913.9228,94010.1721,1399.5119,79318.9139,321
First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers3,06019.8841,36121.4644,62414.5730,31713.0827,20731.0364,539
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors3,86021.2144,12423.4448,76411.7624,46310.4721,78240.3083,812
Funeral Attendants40018.4738,41318.0737,58813.3727,80812.2425,46323.8049,498
Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners120N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Gaming Dealers2,620N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Gaming SupervisorsN/A27.9758,17628.3959,04322.6747,14220.9143,49237.4277,837
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists5,94012.4725,94214.8830,9499.7720,3139.4619,67123.1848,203
Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants11011.4423,80115.8432,9489.5819,9159.4419,64018.7939,097
Manicurists and Pedicurists1,6109.6920,15010.6822,2209.4819,7129.3819,50812.9426,921
Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors36027.9758,17632.2066,97622.8847,58121.2244,13441.3886,066
Motion Picture ProjectionistsN/A9.6119,97710.7222,2919.5019,7629.3819,50814.5630,296
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers2,18011.0823,06612.8126,6369.7420,2629.4419,65019.2139,963
Personal Care Aides20,75012.4825,96212.9426,91110.3421,5069.6220,00717.2435,864
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other50012.9726,99214.3929,92910.3121,4459.5319,84421.9945,735
Recreation Workers4,77012.8026,61515.0031,2049.9520,6909.4219,61023.4248,713
Residential Advisors1,69013.6528,38915.2831,76510.2821,3849.6520,06823.9649,845
Shampooers1409.6920,14010.6722,1899.4719,7129.3819,50813.7728,634
Skincare Specialists50016.8535,03820.7243,10411.4123,7299.9420,67035.7674,380
Slot Supervisors110N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Tour Guides and Escorts21014.0429,21515.8933,05010.0220,8649.4819,72223.4648,815
Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers1,1409.5219,81310.1321,0479.4319,6209.3619,46711.8524,647
top
 Sales and Related Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Sales and Related Occupations164,75013.9629,03221.5644,8429.9520,6829.4019,56042.0787,520
Advertising Sales Agents1,66023.2948,44027.3756,94214.1629,45611.8924,72645.8995,456
Cashiers38,90010.2021,20811.1623,2099.4519,6519.3119,35814.5330,225
Counter and Rental Clerks4,34012.5526,12115.4732,1669.8120,3899.3919,54025.6253,272
Demonstrators and Product Promoters1,31014.0729,26415.6832,61010.9522,76510.1621,13723.3348,531
First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers2,78037.5578,11941.0485,36724.5150,97822.4046,59162.26129,491
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers15,08021.2644,21522.9047,63214.2029,54712.6626,33335.4173,641
Insurance Sales Agents6,19027.7257,64933.2969,23418.0637,57416.4834,26850.68105,423
Parts Salespersons2,29016.5534,42017.8537,12911.2823,46210.1021,00628.1658,569
Real Estate Brokers26031.5465,60544.7993,17119.4040,34314.8130,811>90.00>187,200
Real Estate Sales Agents74021.5444,80124.3350,61414.5830,31613.0227,08141.7886,894
Retail Salespersons52,95011.1923,27013.5928,2549.6120,0059.3619,46920.9843,619
Sales and Related Workers, All Other45012.3725,73722.9647,76310.3721,5729.6320,04535.7074,258
Sales Engineers92043.2189,88645.8995,45630.6963,83628.5559,38864.58134,343
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other8,91028.6859,65135.2973,39916.7834,89514.6530,45762.82130,674
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products14,96030.4363,28036.0274,91518.9839,48417.0835,53259.53123,830
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products4,96042.1087,58148.0099,83325.8453,73720.8943,45780.50167,449
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents5,25049.61103,18964.08133,28223.7149,32019.3640,263>90.00>187,200
Telemarketers1,40015.2031,61018.3338,1099.9620,7029.4319,61130.1962,805
Travel Agents79018.6638,80719.2840,09113.4127,9009.7620,30827.6157,427
top
 Office and Administrative Support Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Office and Administrative Support Occupations263,97019.3140,16620.6542,95012.4125,81910.5221,88931.3965,279
Bill and Account Collectors2,99021.3144,31121.6645,06815.3231,85713.9328,98130.1462,680
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators5,38021.0543,77921.5544,83315.8532,97214.8730,93629.7461,861
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks18,65021.3544,40321.6144,95614.5830,34212.7726,56630.5563,540
Brokerage Clerks95025.5653,17327.2256,61218.0237,47516.5634,44639.9583,106
Cargo and Freight Agents57024.3650,66630.2963,00816.1233,52514.9831,16159.43123,621
Computer Operators43022.2146,19421.9445,64114.9831,16113.5528,17330.0462,475
Correspondence Clerks7019.9041,39419.4440,43314.1129,33911.9024,75525.4953,010
Couriers and Messengers59015.6932,63515.3731,95910.9322,7299.6220,00619.9341,466
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks1,24023.5749,02923.4848,83415.8432,95212.6226,23932.1666,896
Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks24019.6940,96520.6843,03214.8730,91513.5728,22430.0162,435
Customer Service Representatives29,90018.5138,50919.5240,58612.0024,97010.6822,21729.9162,220
Data Entry Keyers1,63017.1435,65318.1037,65912.5326,05411.5023,91627.6057,410
Desktop Publishers8022.9647,77023.0547,93416.2833,87315.4832,19531.5865,689
Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance1,76019.1939,91121.1844,05514.0929,29812.4525,90132.7668,124
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs1,09027.7457,71727.7157,63522.6747,14621.1944,07635.6474,131
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants8,97032.9268,46233.3169,28124.9851,96623.2148,28245.1493,903
File Clerks1,62014.5430,25015.5232,28710.2421,3169.6520,07823.3148,476
Financial Clerks, All Other51018.5238,52919.0539,63413.1627,37511.4923,89527.9058,034
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers25,30029.1760,67430.3963,22320.7643,18518.8139,13344.5892,726
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks1,84010.9022,66711.4823,8859.7420,2629.4919,74014.7130,578
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping1,22020.5942,83721.2944,27014.7330,62913.1327,31330.8164,103
Information and Record Clerks, All Other1,66019.6140,77020.0041,58914.1829,49313.2427,53828.0758,382
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks4,59022.8547,53523.7949,47918.1337,72116.7134,75333.3969,465
Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan1,77018.5738,63118.8439,18412.7626,54611.0522,99527.1356,417
Legal Secretaries1,84020.2842,19322.5546,91015.6732,58314.4029,94331.8366,200
Library Assistants, Clerical1,57013.6028,28514.8730,9269.8920,5599.4519,65923.2948,445
Loan Interviewers and Clerks1,76020.2442,11119.9341,46613.6428,37710.9622,80027.7557,717
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service1,59016.6634,65117.0635,48010.9022,6779.8120,41625.0752,150
Medical Secretaries4,13019.2039,92119.7441,06715.1331,45813.7428,59227.0656,264
Meter Readers, Utilities22030.3363,08928.7959,87620.4442,51017.6336,66737.7978,614
New Accounts Clerks14020.2842,19320.8143,29816.1333,54515.5832,38927.6057,410
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other5,7209.8420,47712.9426,8949.5619,8849.4319,60721.7045,130
Office Clerks, General33,48017.2535,87917.9737,38311.6524,2129.9320,65127.0356,213
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer52016.7234,77317.3236,02211.4423,80310.3521,51124.9551,894
Order Clerks1,59018.3638,19119.1439,80813.1427,33411.3323,55828.4659,201
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks1,98022.9047,62722.9247,68817.1835,73515.7032,65530.6863,816
Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers1,38024.7951,54624.8551,66919.6940,95418.3838,22231.1464,778
Postal Service Clerks1,01027.9558,12625.8153,69520.9543,56416.0133,29028.5359,344
Postal Service Mail Carriers4,38029.1760,66425.5653,18318.3038,04816.0633,39229.6261,606
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators1,22027.9258,07525.6553,34721.1544,00416.0133,27927.9558,126
Procurement Clerks89020.9843,63621.3944,47515.2831,78514.0429,20630.1462,690
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks4,47023.7549,40724.8351,63817.2535,88916.2433,79136.3375,574
Proofreaders and Copy Markers10018.1037,65918.5638,62111.7924,50910.7822,40127.2556,694
Receptionists and Information Clerks13,01015.8532,96216.4034,11812.1325,22610.8922,65723.0948,016
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks51017.6736,74818.0537,53611.1623,2309.9720,72326.5555,220
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive31,77020.2042,01920.7943,25714.4129,97412.8426,72029.6561,657
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks7,17016.6434,59917.0635,48011.9024,76510.6222,09424.0950,093
Statistical Assistants16029.5361,43234.1070,91822.2146,19420.9843,62539.3981,919
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers22,66011.7024,32513.6828,44910.0120,8259.5119,78121.2344,168
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service86016.8435,03916.6334,59911.4623,8349.7920,37523.2148,271
Telephone Operators180N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Tellers5,14015.3131,83615.8432,96212.4425,88111.2923,46521.5444,812
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping61018.2437,92519.5640,67812.2425,45110.9222,70830.5363,499
Word Processors and Typists85019.7441,05720.0041,58914.6630,50611.5424,00827.4157,001
top
 Farming, Fishing and Forestry Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations1,14012.7226,43614.9131,0209.6520,0649.3819,51523.4748,807
Agricultural Equipment OperatorsN/A21.7345,18921.2044,09119.2440,01519.2039,92424.2550,454
Agricultural Inspectors3035.6274,08534.0970,90426.6155,35325.9654,00140.9285,113
Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse70010.6722,19812.2125,3799.4119,5769.3519,45417.2135,787
Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals20015.5332,31114.5930,35010.2921,4059.6019,97219.0139,528
First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers8019.5240,61524.3650,67715.6132,46414.4530,05539.3481,840
Forest and Conservation Workers2011.3123,53019.6740,91010.8122,50310.6122,07637.2377,449
top
 Construction and Extraction Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Construction and Extraction Occupations50,00025.5753,19826.2954,69216.5234,35414.8130,78739.4982,145
Boilermakers13030.9464,34830.6763,79924.7651,49022.8447,49638.5080,071
Brickmasons and Blockmasons56032.2567,08232.2367,03120.8043,25817.4636,31646.6997,127
Carpenters6,48024.9051,78525.4752,98517.4536,29515.9133,09436.5676,047
Carpet Installers45018.2337,93218.5838,64313.1527,35111.4423,81426.7555,637
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers93023.0547,95324.2550,44416.4634,23215.8833,03336.1775,244
Construction and Building Inspectors89035.0572,89634.6472,04224.0950,10821.2844,26447.6799,149
Construction and Related Workers, All Other28020.0141,63120.8643,39013.5228,11312.6426,29429.4461,248
Construction Laborers6,90020.3042,22121.0543,78614.5330,22813.1027,25029.8862,142
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers55025.5553,13725.3552,72016.9135,17715.7332,71836.7176,351
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas23019.8341,24521.0843,85716.8635,07616.0633,38928.7259,733
Electricians6,38027.2356,62327.2456,66417.8537,12915.1331,48839.7782,734
Elevator Installers and Repairers32047.8999,61745.1493,88432.1166,77728.5059,27659.45123,654
Fence ErectorsN/A19.3840,31019.4440,45213.1727,40211.6324,18028.6359,550
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Work4,90035.1373,05836.2275,34525.1552,30423.6849,26550.09104,190
Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles9028.8059,90627.2156,59317.7236,83414.0829,27237.5278,029
Floor Sanders and FinishersN/A19.8141,19420.0141,62117.0035,36016.0633,40924.1750,271
Glaziers29023.3248,49223.5348,92913.4627,9919.6320,01336.3875,650
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers78020.4342,49521.3344,37616.1633,61215.4332,08828.9660,242
Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other14014.2229,56714.8230,81710.4221,6709.7520,26720.9543,563
Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters36024.7251,43022.3746,53014.5130,18713.2427,54429.7561,878
Helpers--Carpenters25014.3229,79015.4932,23011.8224,57610.4421,71022.7947,394
Helpers--Electricians51013.9128,93714.2729,6799.6920,1359.4119,56619.1139,741
Helpers--Extraction Workers1017.2535,86917.7436,88516.1633,62215.1731,55922.2646,287
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and SteamfittersN/A13.8028,70314.1629,45510.8022,47210.3321,46618.6338,745
Helpers--Roofers14016.0533,37815.5132,27012.5326,06012.1425,23718.7538,999
Highway Maintenance Workers2,36025.5453,12725.5753,18820.4942,61719.7441,05231.6465,811
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall19017.5736,56017.9337,29115.9133,08415.3831,98622.4546,693
Insulation Workers, Mechanical15027.1756,50128.0358,31018.4138,27716.6634,64940.1583,507
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators3,15030.7063,85030.9964,45022.2246,21520.5842,80042.9689,361
Painters, Construction and Maintenance1,77019.8541,28621.3844,47714.7130,59313.4327,92031.9166,391
Paperhangers2022.5546,90721.4344,56914.3229,79012.0525,06429.1560,638
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators71021.0143,70520.8943,44114.7430,66512.2325,43028.4759,215
PipelayersN/A27.5757,35527.5257,25321.9645,68718.0737,57637.4777,937
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters4,95028.1558,56528.7259,75418.1737,80015.5732,37243.4090,266
Reinforcing Iron and Rebar WorkersN/A31.7966,13727.2956,75515.7332,73814.4930,13638.4379,939
Roofers79023.2348,31925.2652,53715.3831,97614.1629,44544.1591,831
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe CleanersN/A17.9037,22020.2942,20114.7730,71513.5428,15429.3761,106
Sheet Metal Workers1,22025.0752,15125.0352,07017.6636,74315.3631,94535.4773,780
Solar Photovoltaic InstallersN/A17.6636,74318.2137,88116.5434,40515.5032,25022.7447,283
StonemasonsN/A29.6361,61429.2760,88224.9751,93823.3448,53336.5175,925
Structural Iron and Steel Workers49023.0948,02526.5155,13917.9037,23016.7334,79144.3092,146
Tapers24025.3752,77124.9251,83616.5734,45614.6830,53235.6874,207
Tile and Marble Setters14027.2656,69427.0856,31819.1739,87317.2635,89937.0076,951
top
 Installation, Maintenance and Repair Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations51,71023.3748,60524.4050,77014.7930,74513.1627,35737.6278,258
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians85030.3963,21931.6665,84922.5046,80520.6142,88142.3588,078
Automotive Body and Related Repairers1,79021.2144,12522.1546,07715.0531,31113.6328,34831.8366,203
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers28018.4638,39119.0439,60416.3233,95115.4932,22123.8449,576
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics8,71020.3142,24421.0843,85213.1627,37711.5424,00932.4867,568
Avionics TechniciansN/A27.3956,96926.9055,95818.8339,15916.9735,29636.8476,640
Bicycle Repairers14012.5926,18412.3125,59710.1121,0369.5119,78214.8730,927
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists2,35025.6553,34825.8353,73318.2637,98616.5034,30536.5776,063
Camera and Photographic Equipment RepairersN/A20.9343,54920.0041,61716.9335,21514.3429,82523.4548,787
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers28018.9339,38219.2039,91813.8028,71212.9226,88226.7955,715
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers89021.2844,26721.5844,89414.5130,18913.0927,20529.7961,975
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door53033.7770,23832.5567,68922.0645,88519.8241,24345.4494,510
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers23026.7655,66427.6057,40419.8241,22218.6338,74538.0579,128
Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment6028.3458,95126.9255,99816.7434,81012.5626,12337.8078,642
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment52031.9566,46631.6365,80823.6349,15121.6244,97542.8189,049
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay10041.0085,28740.3883,99233.6870,05632.4567,50748.18100,224
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers78043.2789,99041.3486,00536.7676,46832.4467,48748.12100,093
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles17014.7530,67416.7234,77012.6226,25511.6524,23226.3354,754
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers47021.4544,63122.0645,87516.0033,28314.6630,51229.9162,198
Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service TechniciansN/A19.2540,03920.1041,79914.9231,02813.5228,12628.5459,376
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers4,35033.4969,65133.8070,29922.4246,63318.9139,34149.06102,045
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers3,33026.5855,28026.6355,39118.8939,30117.1835,74137.1977,358
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers84014.1429,40016.6634,63911.0823,04910.0320,86428.9860,276
Home Appliance Repairers34018.9439,39219.9341,45514.2029,54112.0124,99029.0160,317
Industrial Machinery Mechanics2,26025.8453,75326.5955,30017.9737,37916.0633,40539.1381,383
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other2,68019.2840,09022.0945,94513.8728,84412.5026,00236.0174,910
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers15023.3748,62524.3750,69917.1735,71116.4134,13332.5067,608
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General10,29021.2644,20621.8245,39914.3329,80412.8526,73031.8266,172
Maintenance Workers, Machinery1,19023.3048,46423.7749,43515.6432,51513.2527,56934.9672,716
Mechanical Door Repairers21021.0543,78120.5542,72915.3932,01913.9729,04627.0856,332
Medical Equipment Repairers32023.7549,39425.5353,08617.8537,13716.2133,70838.2679,593
Millwrights22025.4953,00525.6253,27818.5938,67416.5634,43636.0775,032
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines82027.2256,61527.1756,51420.3142,24419.9441,47536.3875,669
Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians42024.0550,02124.6851,32616.9435,24516.1133,51635.5974,030
Motorcycle Mechanics9017.6936,78317.9237,27812.8926,82111.2723,44324.8151,609
Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners4019.6240,80819.3640,27211.7024,3439.6620,09532.8268,256
Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics78021.6244,96421.5944,91414.3029,74413.0127,04330.2462,896
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other12028.2658,76927.6957,60619.8641,32417.2435,87236.9676,882
Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers8023.3148,48426.6855,48217.5236,42916.3834,08244.6592,882
Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians7017.6836,78319.0539,62513.0927,21512.0825,12228.8560,013
Riggers19023.6549,17223.5649,00018.6138,71416.7034,73030.2862,976
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers61026.5455,18925.8353,72318.2237,90516.1833,66835.2073,221
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers2,45028.1858,60727.9058,03118.1137,67316.2433,77938.8880,867
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers390N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Tire Repairers and Changers86011.5223,95912.6926,39610.0320,8649.5219,79217.6636,732
Watch Repairers2018.3638,18818.5338,55212.4825,9519.6620,09527.2456,656
top
 Production Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Production Occupations96,01018.6738,83920.4842,59612.0925,13110.7722,39532.3567,288
Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders10018.4138,29819.3740,28914.3729,88712.7526,51927.8457,897
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers1,44023.8049,51625.0752,15017.1735,70616.0233,30737.6278,261
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other3,38015.9133,11316.9535,27711.6624,25310.2721,35424.2350,415
Bakers1,66012.9927,02913.9829,08110.5221,8959.8320,44619.4740,483
Butchers and Meat Cutters78019.9241,44220.6542,95314.3729,89812.5126,01930.3863,184
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters87021.4644,62721.7745,29115.6832,62314.4630,07130.3763,164
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders75017.7736,96119.0539,62511.0823,0289.8420,46630.4063,225
Chemical Plant and System Operators27030.6063,64430.4863,39925.2952,62024.2650,46637.9278,863
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders16015.0531,29615.3031,82711.1123,10010.2821,38520.8043,269
Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders95017.1135,57317.6236,64512.1625,28410.9222,71225.5553,130
Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers23016.6634,65417.5536,50212.3425,66211.1723,22226.1654,416
Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic83026.8555,84528.1158,47919.1939,91117.1735,70642.6188,621
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic2,64021.5744,85221.9745,69915.4432,11314.1229,36730.4863,399
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders6018.1937,81918.4838,42113.8628,83613.1827,40723.9249,741
Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders50017.5936,58418.1237,67612.1225,19211.0422,96725.6353,314
Cutters and Trimmers, Hand10013.8028,70314.3629,87711.1123,11010.3821,59919.7341,034
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders97017.5936,58418.3438,15612.0425,04910.1921,20127.8257,866
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic2,22016.5334,37917.2435,85911.7724,48810.6122,06924.4450,833
Dental Laboratory Technicians57019.1539,84021.8445,44412.9126,84611.9724,90636.2775,443
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic29015.4532,13316.3634,03211.8824,71210.7222,29323.6649,210
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers3,07016.5634,44017.9237,27812.3525,68211.2323,35527.0556,264
Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers1,15018.2237,90018.5738,61511.3723,6619.6320,02728.3959,040
Engine and Other Machine Assemblers21018.8939,30920.4842,59615.8532,98014.8530,88829.5261,398
Etchers and Engravers13015.3631,94917.0735,50212.5926,19212.0124,97824.1050,129
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic1,24018.7739,05419.2740,08514.6330,42813.1627,36625.5653,160
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers2020.0741,73819.0039,52314.6230,40813.1927,42724.1350,200
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders41016.2033,68517.3636,11411.2823,46710.2521,32327.0356,223
Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators3017.3536,08317.8937,21613.0527,13111.1823,25326.4154,937
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers8,27030.9864,44032.7368,06321.1944,07619.5740,70749.18102,279
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders8014.9731,13315.3431,91911.4723,85510.4421,71121.1744,025
Food Batchmakers72012.6326,27414.2629,6539.9220,6509.4019,54723.1048,036
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders21013.6928,45815.3331,87810.2721,3649.6119,97623.4148,690
Food Processing Workers, All OtherN/A10.6022,03811.6024,1209.5019,7629.4019,55815.1031,408
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic11019.1539,84020.4442,51413.2427,54011.2623,42633.1668,992
Foundry Mold and Coremakers10016.8435,04217.1835,74712.7926,60111.8624,67123.5548,986
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders9016.4134,14416.7334,79712.1225,19211.0222,92622.7147,240
Furniture Finishers14022.1546,07721.9445,62718.6538,78816.5134,32827.8357,876
Gas Plant OperatorsN/A36.5075,93336.7876,49530.1362,66427.7657,75448.22100,299
Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand33017.7136,83917.6936,78812.7926,60111.4623,83423.5949,057
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic1,44018.9739,44219.2239,97213.0827,19311.8324,61027.8457,907
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic27018.1037,63520.0941,78914.0329,17313.2227,49928.8560,010
Helpers--Production Workers3,29013.1427,32514.0829,27510.3421,5079.6019,96620.2742,167
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers7,81021.1443,98422.5946,99514.7830,75513.2327,50935.1373,075
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal WorkersN/A22.7647,35225.2652,55813.2227,49910.6622,17145.4994,633
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic1,32017.6636,73718.5938,66612.1425,25311.0122,90628.3158,866
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers2,05011.7024,32412.7026,40710.2221,2429.6019,96617.8537,135
Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic10022.9647,74025.6853,42615.8633,00114.7530,67345.3694,348
Machinists7,40022.4246,62822.7547,32214.7830,74513.2827,61132.2167,002
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers11011.7424,40613.5028,09110.0520,9159.5419,84319.4440,422
Medical Appliance Technicians21016.5534,40920.4942,61612.3025,58011.2623,40636.2475,372
Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other27018.3538,16618.6138,69711.2623,4169.8120,39527.6957,601
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders3016.5934,50117.4936,36913.1927,42712.6426,29425.1952,395
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic26020.9743,60622.5346,85214.2229,57113.0327,12136.2375,341
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders89017.3436,07318.5038,46213.5228,12212.8726,77424.7351,435
Model Makers, Metal and Plastic12024.2650,47625.3152,66018.8939,30917.1735,71635.7474,331
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic16019.2039,93217.7736,95112.0325,0199.4319,62923.5148,894
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic1,07013.6628,39715.0331,24510.1821,1709.5319,83323.6549,200
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic3,22018.0337,49219.2139,96212.2525,46811.1123,11029.3360,990
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians46018.0637,56320.1041,80013.1027,23412.0024,96734.4571,667
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders2,33015.2331,68415.7532,75610.5721,9979.7620,30323.1648,169
Painters, Transportation Equipment58028.2558,76428.0258,28523.3148,50620.6742,99433.3969,441
Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers14016.5234,35816.4334,17510.8022,4679.8620,50724.0349,986
Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders87021.3544,40220.9943,65715.3731,97014.0629,23428.4259,122
Patternmakers, Metal and PlasticN/A22.9147,63821.3444,40213.5728,21310.5621,96629.2660,877
Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers5028.1558,55027.6857,57026.0954,27323.6049,07830.9564,379
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators30014.7730,72417.0635,48111.2823,45710.3621,53827.1556,478
Plant and System Operators, All Other5023.2448,35324.6351,23117.5336,46116.7534,84835.7274,290
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic62015.1031,40816.6634,65412.1325,22310.9122,69125.6253,283
Pourers and Casters, Metal5015.2131,63318.1337,70612.1925,35511.0322,95724.5351,017
Power Distributors and Dispatchers110N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Power Plant Operators20034.3371,40133.7570,19728.0358,30526.4254,94740.1783,538
Prepress Technicians and Workers39023.4748,81223.0347,89316.1033,49114.3129,76530.7363,940
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials73011.3423,58911.9824,92710.0020,8139.4319,61916.0533,389
Print Binding and Finishing Workers56017.1235,60418.3938,25811.6724,26310.5121,86428.8259,938
Printing Press Operators2,08017.6836,77818.2137,88011.9524,86510.6322,10927.2356,651
Production Workers, All Other1,80014.8430,87816.3634,04210.7022,24210.0520,90524.1450,211
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic33019.4640,47320.8643,39215.3631,96013.9228,94829.5661,490
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood17016.4134,14417.1535,66512.3025,59011.2423,36525.2852,589
Semiconductor Processors7014.8330,84716.8835,11413.5628,20312.6726,33522.6247,056
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and TendersN/A9.4419,63913.1927,4279.3819,5179.3619,46622.0145,780
Sewing Machine Operators82013.8028,71415.4132,05110.4821,8039.7820,33325.4352,895
Slaughterers and Meat Packers6012.7326,46812.8426,71310.1121,0179.5119,78216.9035,165
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators24027.8857,98929.0260,36723.1448,13821.8445,43339.7882,732
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters61023.9449,78224.1750,28217.8137,04316.0533,36833.5769,840
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers27017.1635,68518.7438,99311.1723,22210.5421,93629.0560,428
Team Assemblers9,45014.5430,22415.9033,08210.6222,0799.9020,58824.0750,057
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders6013.5928,26414.1529,4289.5019,7729.3919,53719.9041,401
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders1017.1035,55317.7236,84911.0122,91610.4721,78328.2558,764
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other6012.6226,25413.2527,56010.8222,50710.2821,37417.7937,002
Tool and Die Makers2,05027.9958,22327.9258,07019.5840,71817.1535,65538.7280,537
Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners150N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Upholsterers16017.8237,08418.8339,17612.0225,01910.9622,80328.8860,061
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators1,18030.0162,41930.0462,48023.9649,82321.9445,61738.6180,323
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers2,10020.4942,60621.2144,10615.4832,20514.1929,51030.1162,633
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders37017.6736,75718.2237,89011.7624,44710.5621,97727.0056,161
Woodworkers, All Other11016.9935,33817.3636,12412.9526,93812.1925,34523.6249,118
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing28017.7036,81817.9437,32914.3129,75513.0227,09123.6049,088
top
 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations -Statewide 1Q2016
Occupations
Select by "Occupational Title" to view detailed employment and wage estimates. (example: Top Employing, Best Paying, Wage History, etc.)
Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations89,81016.0033,29217.6436,69510.8922,6469.7320,23227.7057,619
Air Traffic Controllers7048.49100,86450.64105,32636.9276,80236.0474,96870.08145,770
Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors6023.4148,69524.9151,81316.4334,16814.5530,25639.8182,823
Airfield Operations SpecialistsN/A27.6357,46728.4959,27019.6340,84119.1639,86340.0683,322
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians11014.1129,33914.5830,32811.7124,35810.6822,20819.6240,820
Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants7109.8120,39511.3323,5539.5119,7949.3919,52915.4332,100
Bridge and Lock Tenders3022.0145,78221.4144,52920.5242,67519.7641,10624.2650,458
Bus Drivers, School or Special Client10,01016.6534,63716.4134,13812.3525,68211.0322,94221.8545,456
Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity1,74019.0839,68019.7841,14612.9126,85411.8624,67428.9060,105
Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels35041.0985,45140.1783,55622.2846,34217.4836,36960.79126,435
Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment3,50011.3023,50212.4825,9579.6320,0189.4119,57017.7636,929
Commercial Pilots340N/A116,227N/A119,151N/A60,237N/A48,624N/A>187,200
Conveyor Operators and Tenders18014.0429,20714.9331,0619.9520,7019.5319,81422.7047,208
Crane and Tower Operators18018.0337,49920.1341,86010.3921,6179.3619,46837.2477,474
Driver/Sales Workers2,85012.8026,61915.7132,6819.7720,3249.4019,56025.9854,033
Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators18022.1846,13822.8847,60515.9033,08813.5728,21934.7172,197
First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers,1,92025.7453,54426.1654,42116.3533,99514.6430,45038.9881,070
First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators1,95030.4663,35531.0964,67920.2042,02317.9937,41844.9993,580
Flight Attendants50N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station OperatorsN/A22.9947,81923.2548,34916.5734,47416.0333,35332.8268,275
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers13,11022.3746,53622.7947,40116.9735,28915.5732,36530.7263,915
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators2,41016.6134,54517.8037,01012.9526,92512.4025,79426.7155,551
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand22,95013.9128,92215.0931,37710.4021,6389.7020,18122.6047,004
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers10,75016.1333,54717.6336,68410.9722,8309.8720,53828.9660,237
Machine Feeders and Offbearers63013.2827,62814.3229,78810.0320,8649.5719,89620.8443,357
Material Moving Workers, All Other6509.7720,32412.7726,5799.6119,9879.4019,57020.6642,980
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other51019.7941,15718.1337,71311.3123,5229.6620,10024.0750,071
Packers and Packagers, Hand7,03012.6726,35513.9829,06410.1421,0889.5319,82421.7245,170
Parking Lot Attendants1,54010.9422,75811.9224,7969.6520,0599.4219,60015.3832,008
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors79019.1139,75118.7639,02812.8926,80310.8122,49426.0954,258
Sailors and Marine OilersN/A14.8530,89816.4434,18910.1121,0169.5419,84525.4252,872
Ship EngineersN/A30.1462,71335.9274,72424.2950,51922.1946,14863.94132,985
Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs3,99013.7028,50415.4332,10010.2521,3129.6119,97723.5549,001
Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants5010.4521,74010.7822,4129.6119,9879.4719,70212.4025,784
Transportation Inspectors17034.0470,78137.9178,85026.6855,48025.8753,79958.58121,840
Transportation Workers, All Other33014.6630,49116.0633,39411.6824,29710.5421,94325.4853,004
top
Go Connecticut LMI Home State of Connecticut Department of Labor - Office of Research
200 Folly Brook Boulevard, Wethersfield, CT 06109 / Phone: 860-263-6285
LMI Home | CTDOL Home | CT.gov | Feedback | Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Accessibility Policy
Go to the State of Connecticut website