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Eastern Workforce Development Area (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment2,150
Mean wage$23.29
Entry wage$15.25
10th percentile wage$13.88
50th percentile wage$21.80
90th percentile wage$36.14
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Trade, Transportation and Utilities1,80084.1%
Financial Activities402.0%
Education and Health Services
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Financial Activities4024.57
Trade, Transportation and Utilities1,80021.72
Education and Health Services18.69
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers (41-1011)
Directly supervise and coordinate activities of retail sales workers in an establishment or department. Duties may include management functions, such as purchasing, budgeting, accounting, and personnel work, in addition to supervisory duties.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$21.80 $12.00  $9.80
2016$21.25+2.6%$11.70 +2.6%$9.55
2015$21.03+1.1%$11.57 +1.1%$9.45
2014$20.43+2.9%$11.24 +2.9%$9.18
2013$19.93+2.5%$10.97 +2.5%$8.96
2012$19.53+2.1%$10.75 +2.1%$8.78
2011$19.14+2.0%$10.54 +2.0%$8.60
2010$18.70+2.4%$10.29 +2.4%$8.41
2009$18.61+.5%$10.25 +.5%$8.37
2008$18.58+.2%$10.23 +.2%$8.35
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$21.80 $21.67  $0.13
2016$21.25+2.6%$20.98 +3.3%$0.28
2015$21.03+1.1%$20.54 +2.1%$0.49
2014$20.43+2.9%$20.10 +2.2%$0.33
2013$19.93+2.5%$19.69 +2.1%$0.24
2012$19.53+2.1%$19.36 +1.7%$0.17
2011$19.14+2.0%$19.05 +1.6%$0.09
2010$18.70+2.4%$18.73 +1.7%-$0.03
2009$18.61+.5%$18.48 +1.4%$0.13
2008$18.58+.2%$18.00 +2.6%$0.57
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$22.343,400
North Central$20.743,910
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
North Central$20.743,910
South Central$22.343,400
Wages in other areas
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