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Eastern Workforce Development Area (1Q 2017)
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Estimated employment210
Mean wage$24.00
Entry wage$15.99
10th percentile wage$14.58
50th percentile wage$23.37
90th percentile wage$35.23
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Public Administration9044.2%
Education and Health Services3014.0%
Trade, Transportation and Utilities3013.8%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Public Administration9028.75
Education and Health Services3027.50
Professional and Business Services2018.21
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping (43-4161)
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Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$23.37 $18.83  $4.54
2016$22.46+4.1%$18.10 +4.1%$4.36
2015$21.90+2.5%$17.65 +2.5%$4.26
2014$21.47+2.0%$17.30 +2.0%$4.17
2013$21.05+2.0%$16.96 +2.0%$4.09
2012$20.69+1.7%$16.67 +1.7%$4.02
2011$20.31+1.8%$16.37 +1.8%$3.95
2010$19.99+1.6%$16.11 +1.6%$3.88
2009$19.62+1.9%$15.80 +1.9%$3.81
2008$19.08+2.8%$15.37 +2.8%$3.71
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$23.37 $21.67  $1.70
2016$22.46+4.1%$20.98 +3.3%$1.48
2015$21.90+2.5%$20.54 +2.1%$1.37
2014$21.47+2.0%$20.10 +2.2%$1.38
2013$21.05+2.0%$19.69 +2.1%$1.35
2012$20.69+1.7%$19.36 +1.7%$1.33
2011$20.31+1.8%$19.05 +1.6%$1.26
2010$19.99+1.6%$18.73 +1.7%$1.26
2009$19.62+1.9%$18.48 +1.4%$1.14
2008$19.08+2.8%$18.00 +2.6%$1.07
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$24.67190
North Central$20.75490
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
North Central$20.75490
South Central$24.67190
Wages in other areas
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