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Estimated Employment840
Mean wage$16.56
Entry wage$13.09
10th percentile wage$12.60
50th percentile wage$14.78
90th percentile wage$24.07
 Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment
Percent
Repair and Maintenance36043.4%
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers15017.8%
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation11013.4%
General Merchandise Stores708.0%
 Best Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment
Median Wage
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation110  $24.17
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries40  $23.98
Gasoline Stations  $15.33
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers150  $15.25
Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants (53-6031)
Service automobiles, buses, trucks, boats, and other automotive or marine vehicles with fuel, lubricants, and accessories. Collect payment for services and supplies. May lubricate vehicle, change motor oil, refill antifreeze, or replace lights or other accessories, such as windshield wiper blades or fan belts. May repair or replace tires. Excludes Cashiers (41-2011).
Median Wage History
YearThis
Occupation
Compared to
Occupational Group
Difference
Current  $14.78 $18.80 -$4.02
2021$14.07+5.0%$17.90+5.0%-$3.82
2020$13.49+4.3%$17.16+4.3%-$3.67
2019$12.94+4.3%$16.46+4.3%-$3.52
2018$12.44+4.1%$15.82+4.1%-$3.38
2017$11.99+3.8%$15.25+3.8%-$3.26
2016$11.61+3.2%$14.77+3.2%-$3.15
2015$11.29+2.9%$14.36+2.9%-$3.07
2014$11.02+2.4%$14.02+2.4%-$2.99
2013$10.75+2.5%$13.68+2.5%-$2.92
YearThis
Occupation
Compared to
All Occupations
Difference
Current  $14.78 $24.37 -$9.59
2021$14.07+5.0%$23.42+4.0%-$9.35
2020$13.49+4.3%$22.62+3.5%-$9.12
2019$12.94+4.3%$21.98+2.9%-$9.03
2018$12.44+4.1%$21.34+3.0%-$8.89
2017$11.99+3.8%$20.73+2.9%-$8.73
2016$11.61+3.2%$20.24+2.4%-$8.63
2015$11.29+2.9%$19.73+2.6%-$8.44
2014$11.02+2.4%$19.31+2.2%-$8.29
2013$10.75+2.5%$18.96+1.9%-$8.20

Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2022

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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