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Estimated employment230
Mean wage$21.14
Entry wage$15.40
10th percentile wage$14.03
50th percentile wage$20.10
90th percentile wage$30.92
 Top Employing Industries
Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers3011.8%
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods2010.9%
Ambulatory Health Care Services106.1%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Ambulatory Health Care Services1022.46
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods2018.50
Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers3017.32
Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks (43-4041)
Authorize credit charges against customers' accounts. Investigate history and credit standing of individuals or business establishments applying for credit. May interview applicants to obtain personal and Financial data; determine credit worthiness; process applications; and notify customers of acceptance or rejection of credit.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$20.10 $19.79  $0.31
2016$19.32+4.1%$19.02 +4.1%$0.30
2015$18.84+2.5%$18.55 +2.5%$0.29
2014$18.47+2%$18.18 +2%$0.28
2013$18.10+2%$17.82 +2%$0.28
2012$17.79+1.7%$17.52 +1.7%$0.27
2011$17.47+1.8%$17.20 +1.8%$0.27
2010$17.19+1.6%$16.93 +1.6%$0.27
2009$16.87+1.9%$16.61 +1.9%$0.26
2008$16.41+2.8%$16.16 +2.8%$0.25
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$20.10 $22.06  -$1.96
2016$19.32+4.1%$21.36 +3.3%-$2.03
2015$18.84+2.5%$20.91 +2.1%-$2.06
2014$18.47+2%$20.46 +2.2%-$1.99
2013$18.10+2%$20.05 +2.1%-$1.94
2012$17.79+1.7%$19.70 +1.7%-$1.91
2011$17.47+1.8%$19.39 +1.6%-$1.92
2010$17.19+1.6%$19.07 +1.7%-$1.87
2009$16.87+1.9%$18.81 +1.4%-$1.93
2008$16.41+2.8%$18.33 +2.6%-$1.91

Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2017

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.
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