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Northwest Workforce Development Area (1Q 2020)
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Estimated employment380
Mean wage$19.03
Entry wage$12.41
10th percentile wage$11.58
50th percentile wage$19.03
90th percentile wage$28.98
Top Employing Industries
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities27071.1%
Other Services
Top Paying Industries
Median Wage
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities270$20.27
Other Services$14.45
Driver/Sales Workers (53-3031)
Drive truck or other vehicle over established routes or within an established territory and sell or deliver goods, such as food products incl. restaurant take-out items, or pick up or deliver items such as commercial laundry. May also take orders, collect payment, or stock merchandise at point of delivery. Includes newspaper delivery drivers. Excludes "Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers" (49-9091) and "Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers" (53-3033).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$19.03 $16.64  $2.39
2019$17.92+6.2%$15.67 +6.2%$2.25
2018$17.28+3.7%$15.11 +3.7%$2.17
2017$16.70+3.5%$14.60 +3.5%$2.10
2016$16.14+3.5%$14.11 +3.5%$2.03
2015$15.76+2.4%$13.78 +2.4%$1.98
2014$15.41+2.3%$13.47 +2.3%$1.93
2013$15.16+1.6%$13.26 +1.6%$1.90
2012$14.81+2.4%$12.95 +2.4%$1.86
2011$14.62+1.2%$12.79 +1.2%$1.84
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$19.03 $21.91  -$2.88
2019$17.92+6.2%$21.02 +4.2%-$3.09
2018$17.28+3.7%$20.38 +3.1%-$3.09
2017$16.70+3.5%$19.83 +2.8%-$3.13
2016$16.14+3.5%$19.38 +2.3%-$3.24
2015$15.76+2.4%$18.98 +2.1%-$3.21
2014$15.41+2.3%$18.57 +2.2%-$3.16
2013$15.16+1.6%$18.20 +2.1%-$3.03
2012$14.81+2.4%$17.88 +1.7%-$3.07
2011$14.62+1.2%$17.60 +1.6%-$2.97
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 2020
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Median Wage / Employment
Eastern $21.87290
Southwest $19.761,190
Northwest $19.03380
South Central $13.97810
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
Southwest $19.761,190
North Central $12.84930
South Central $13.97810
Northwest $19.03380
Wages in other areas
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