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Eastern Workforce Development Area (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment2,760
Mean wage$64.17
Entry wage$30.79
10th percentile wage$26.66
50th percentile wage$54.97
90th percentile wageN/A
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Trade, Transportation and Utilities53019.3%
Public Administration40014.4%
Professional and Business Services38013.6%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Public Administration40064.69
Professional and Business Services38064.58
General and Operations Managers (11-1021)
Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of companies or public and private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services. Include owners and managers who head small business establishments whose duties are primarily managerial. Exclude "First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales Workers" (41-1011) and workers in other small establishments.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$54.97 $53.14  $1.83
2016$53.40+2.9%$51.63 +2.9%$1.78
2015$51.92+2.9%$50.19 +2.9%$1.73
2014$50.70+2.4%$49.01 +2.4%$1.69
2013$49.47+2.5%$47.82 +2.5%$1.65
2012$48.66+1.7%$47.04 +1.7%$1.62
2011$47.90+1.6%$46.31 +1.6%$1.59
2010$46.89+2.2%$45.33 +2.2%$1.56
2009$46.55+.7%$45.00 +.7%$1.55
2008$45.11+3.2%$43.61 +3.2%$1.50
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$54.97 $21.67  $33.30
2016$53.40+2.9%$20.98 +3.3%$32.43
2015$51.92+2.9%$20.54 +2.1%$31.38
2014$50.70+2.4%$20.10 +2.2%$30.60
2013$49.47+2.5%$19.69 +2.1%$29.77
2012$48.66+1.7%$19.36 +1.7%$29.31
2011$47.90+1.6%$19.05 +1.6%$28.85
2010$46.89+2.2%$18.73 +1.7%$28.16
2009$46.55+.7%$18.48 +1.4%$28.07
2008$45.11+3.2%$18.00 +2.6%$27.11
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
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Median Wage / Employment
South Central$57.745,370
North Central$51.5912,410
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
North Central$51.5912,410
South Central$57.745,370
Wages in other areas
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