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Occupational Employment and Wages (1Q 2018): North Central Workforce Development Area
 North Central Workforce Development Area - Occupational Employment and Wages (OES) 1st Quarter 2018  
North Central Workforce Development Area Occupational Employment and Wages provides accurate and meaningful wage information to employers, job seekers, counselors, students, planners of vocational education programs, economic developers, Regional Workforce Development Boards, and others. Employers may find the data useful as a guide in analyzing pay scales; job seekers and students could utilize the information in making employment and career decisions; program planners should be aware of employment and wage levels in determining training programs to be offered.
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 Management Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
Occupations
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Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Total all occupations532,56029.0960,49812.6926,39111.1123,12222.9047,64652.90110,047
Management Occupations41,05063.28131,61433.5569,77728.5959,45856.80118,137>100.00>208,000
Chief Executives620105.33219,08050.41104,84834.8972,587>100.00>208,000>100.00>208,000
General and Operations Managers12,21064.63134,42329.4461,23725.6553,34952.86109,953>100.00>208,000
Legislators30N/A47,194N/A21,443N/A21,445N/A21,459N/A96,484
Advertising and Promotions Managers7051.35106,79231.8566,26226.7855,69547.2198,20184.91176,626
Marketing Managers1,79070.03145,67944.6292,80640.4484,10664.16133,453>100.00>208,000
Sales Managers2,18063.90132,90737.9878,98434.5971,94757.74120,084>100.00>208,000
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers35063.33131,73340.9985,25137.9778,96255.57115,587>100.00>208,000
Administrative Services Managers1,37050.91105,88434.4971,72131.5865,67347.7199,24875.27156,571
Computer and Information Systems Managers3,01071.23148,15848.08100,01544.1391,79668.52142,534>100.00>208,000
Financial Managers5,19072.00149,77140.6884,62436.9676,87365.24135,701>100.00>208,000
Industrial Production Managers1,17056.43117,37340.9885,22437.5778,14053.81111,92579.87166,143
Purchasing Managers55060.52125,89640.4884,19637.7678,54959.26123,25886.71180,354
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers38048.0399,89534.6472,04433.3469,35846.0295,71464.00133,126
Compensation and Benefits Managers11078.40163,07350.97106,00746.2196,12970.49146,630>100.00>208,000
Human Resources Managers72061.21127,31238.2779,60434.4671,67556.78118,09490.84188,956
Training and Development Managers29059.45123,66640.6084,45338.0379,10056.04116,57381.78170,109
Construction Managers1,12045.3494,29624.7651,49623.8449,58842.7288,85366.24137,779
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program20025.9253,92917.8737,16716.4034,11524.6951,34436.4675,820
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School1,050N/A129,947N/A98,442N/A88,459N/A131,874N/A167,904
Education Administrators, Postsecondary36058.09120,83829.1560,63925.2752,56551.97108,097>100.00>208,000
Education Administrators, All Other8043.7290,94027.7357,68122.0945,93641.3185,93166.93139,218
Architectural and Engineering Managers1,58071.63148,98553.26110,77449.87103,73071.26148,20996.46200,643
Food Service Managers62033.2169,07821.1143,90419.5540,68128.5859,43956.38117,272
Funeral Service ManagersN/A44.6792,91731.4065,31226.8955,94446.4096,50962.78130,579
Medical and Health Services Managers1,46069.98145,56339.1181,35235.5873,99356.35117,197>100.00>208,000
Natural Sciences Managers18061.59128,10838.2179,48432.8668,36561.19127,25681.79170,129
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents5040.9085,06033.8570,41632.8968,41239.7582,67651.87107,893
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers75037.6078,20822.8447,50219.4340,42031.2565,00962.17129,294
Social and Community Service Managers87034.5071,74520.9043,48020.2842,17831.9166,38754.58113,531
Emergency Management Directors2034.0470,79418.4538,37510.3221,46034.1571,02956.35117,200
Managers, All Other2,59057.84120,29633.1068,85028.4459,17355.08114,56686.71180,368
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 Business Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
Occupations
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Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Business and Financial Operations Occupations34,82039.2081,53824.0750,06121.8645,46335.8374,54258.14120,930
Buyers and Purchasing Agents2,08034.5771,90223.4148,69721.1443,95733.6269,93749.68103,347
Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators3,19035.8774,61025.1252,23722.8647,55634.8072,38749.86103,711
Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage20032.5567,69923.9249,75221.9945,74531.6665,85945.7195,086
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction, Health and Safety, and Transportation1,40039.5382,22325.0952,18322.7147,24038.3279,72258.11120,882
Cost Estimators79038.9981,09024.1850,28821.8245,39536.0574,98958.91122,537
Human Resources Specialists1,99033.1869,01021.4944,71419.0839,68531.0764,62248.71101,328
Labor Relations Specialists82032.9968,60319.4940,54815.1231,43530.4163,26552.48109,161
Logisticians24041.6386,58230.0162,40827.3556,90340.9985,25658.76122,213
Management Analysts3,06049.64103,26630.9064,27128.0758,37644.8993,36869.65144,860
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners23028.0558,33117.7937,00715.6732,58126.7955,73543.9891,484
Fundraisers36029.2060,72419.4340,42217.7536,92027.0856,31543.5790,631
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists41036.7176,36625.6853,42024.1650,24833.6369,94654.68113,739
Training and Development Specialists1,46034.5471,82920.9943,67517.3736,14234.6672,08850.74105,548
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists2,08037.2077,37023.9949,91121.5944,89434.3571,46456.46117,428
Business Operations Specialists, All Other3,27036.6976,30823.3448,55621.1143,89134.8772,54854.43113,210
Accountants and Auditors4,70038.0279,07125.3252,67123.3948,65835.4773,77854.67113,733
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate18034.8672,51017.6436,69010.3221,45237.0877,13452.48109,155
Budget Analysts32041.0085,28531.6765,87729.0560,40739.6582,48156.47117,457
Credit Analysts37039.7182,61024.9051,79222.4046,59936.5976,11060.52125,889
Financial Analysts1,98045.7595,16229.2260,77226.7655,65440.4884,20262.83130,681
Personal Financial Advisors1,39065.96137,20231.4365,38728.6559,58749.37102,681>100.00>208,000
Insurance Underwriters2,13038.5780,22325.0552,10123.0848,00133.3569,38654.91114,204
Financial Examiners26042.2987,97328.1558,54026.6055,32440.4884,18661.67128,267
Loan Officers85036.9276,78122.0945,94520.5242,68532.4267,44060.84126,546
Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents13041.2685,82627.3356,84426.3154,72941.8687,06157.84120,313
Tax Preparers37021.3444,38013.2427,54212.4725,93214.7930,76039.2581,644
Financial Specialists, All Other36038.3779,82323.5048,89221.6645,05636.7276,37960.41125,650
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 Computer Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
Occupations
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Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Computer and Mathematical Occupations21,18045.0093,59828.8259,94125.9453,94144.0191,55165.46136,145
Computer Systems Analysts3,59046.1095,90034.3071,35731.5765,66945.7195,07262.51130,016
Information Security Analysts53050.34104,70038.3879,84334.6171,97650.24104,49467.77140,959
Computer Programmers1,50044.8493,28328.1258,48426.3254,75242.8989,21766.70138,734
Software Developers, Applications5,01049.15102,23734.8472,46732.8868,39048.20100,25968.58142,658
Software Developers, Systems Software1,45051.51107,14634.9072,60430.0762,53451.77107,68373.99153,897
Web Developers37039.1281,35124.3050,54220.9243,50436.6776,27961.17127,235
Database Administrators59048.55100,97732.8868,39428.7559,78949.53103,02168.80143,091
Network and Computer Systems Administrators1,08040.6084,43529.7361,83726.6255,35639.2581,64058.07120,792
Computer Network Architects94059.28123,30939.8382,85031.0364,54758.75122,20188.33183,709
Computer User Support Specialists3,29028.9660,23318.9739,45817.1935,76728.3658,99041.7886,888
Computer Network Support Specialists33038.4279,89926.6655,43725.9854,03738.5180,09454.65113,674
Computer Occupations, All Other1,14049.76103,50433.3369,32929.2960,92450.54105,12271.52148,760
Actuaries45057.85120,33237.8278,66234.8372,45050.75105,57282.36171,315
Operations Research Analysts70041.8887,10229.2360,79326.7855,70840.8084,86860.61126,068
Statisticians18047.0797,90738.2679,59234.9772,75046.7197,15561.68128,284
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 Architecture and Engineering Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
Occupations
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Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Architecture and Engineering Occupations11,66043.5390,55129.2060,74126.2854,65542.2087,77363.37131,809
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval34038.9581,01726.6855,47825.0152,02037.9578,92654.88114,137
Landscape Architects12039.1781,47031.2364,94828.3458,95136.5476,00656.15116,789
Surveyors15031.7365,99821.3344,36919.6340,83730.0962,59347.1798,116
Aerospace Engineers1,64055.74115,94342.5488,48440.4284,06655.65115,73976.36158,837
Biomedical Engineers2048.20100,26938.1479,33635.1973,18549.25102,43462.00128,966
Chemical EngineersN/A47.8399,49436.1075,08632.8968,40445.4194,46569.96145,518
Civil Engineers1,22044.3292,17528.5859,43426.5455,21041.9687,26966.13137,551
Computer Hardware Engineers13049.98103,96436.3475,60233.4969,65749.76103,49668.28142,032
Electrical Engineers77045.3994,41633.2769,19831.4165,32144.8793,34261.70128,327
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer21050.28104,58139.6482,46536.3475,58450.02104,04664.71134,584
Environmental Engineers28040.9185,08926.4154,94824.0650,04237.9778,98161.61128,143
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors4051.81107,77339.6182,38735.8474,53651.89107,93965.33135,869
Industrial Engineers1,87042.4588,28930.9864,44928.2758,80441.7886,89158.85122,391
Materials Engineers48052.17108,53038.8280,75235.3673,53753.49111,27269.99145,560
Mechanical Engineers1,63044.6292,80632.9668,55831.8366,21243.4790,41761.48127,873
Engineers, All Other40045.5494,72430.1262,64226.6755,46546.2396,17163.55132,171
Architectural and Civil Drafters30031.9066,33622.7547,30621.3844,46732.0966,74041.4686,237
Electrical and Electronics Drafters7029.7361,85020.5242,68219.4440,42426.8055,73748.62101,121
Mechanical Drafters34034.2671,25924.5751,10422.2946,36132.3267,23352.47109,139
Drafters, All Other5024.5451,05719.1439,81117.5436,47124.1050,11930.9764,417
Civil Engineering Technicians20034.0070,70625.1052,20323.9849,87333.4469,54847.1598,063
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians39030.6263,69020.3442,29917.3536,10030.6763,79845.4194,458
Environmental Engineering TechniciansN/A24.3050,54114.2829,70411.4623,84424.3750,68737.1677,281
Industrial Engineering Technicians46032.4467,48624.2250,38422.0045,75132.9368,48742.3588,076
Mechanical Engineering Technicians14035.2873,37424.1850,29621.2644,23235.6374,10648.80101,519
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other15027.2156,60819.0339,57817.0935,55825.3152,64341.1985,669
Surveying and Mapping Technicians6031.0564,58323.5649,01020.8943,45331.4265,35240.0083,208
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 Life, Physical and Social Science Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
Occupations
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Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations2,94038.3479,76421.3744,43218.6738,84135.2873,37661.28127,460
Microbiologists1049.31102,56030.6263,68526.1554,38746.7297,17276.77159,688
Biological Scientists, All OtherN/A43.8391,15234.7972,36733.0968,83143.5490,56658.57121,838
Conservation Scientists1025.8253,70713.9128,94013.0627,16425.5853,21649.69103,351
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists24050.53105,10030.3363,09728.3658,99544.3292,18174.72155,409
Chemists50042.9689,36028.3158,89825.8653,80539.5482,24965.46136,158
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health29036.2175,32522.8347,48621.1443,97332.3667,32347.8899,585
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and GeographersN/A33.9170,53321.4744,65020.4142,45627.3456,86869.19143,914
HydrologistsN/A46.7797,28135.3073,41034.5671,87348.0299,88060.39125,608
Physical Scientists, All Other2032.8068,22914.0729,26814.0729,28225.2952,58766.11137,502
Economists4050.82105,70839.5582,26036.1375,14850.19104,39568.12141,680
Survey ResearchersN/A21.1143,91016.8735,08816.0333,35720.2542,11128.5159,313
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists53045.2694,13629.7561,88427.1356,44543.4990,46068.91143,333
Psychologists, All Other6051.19106,47623.5749,03113.8028,69651.18106,46063.37131,806
Urban and Regional Planners10040.8684,99128.6759,63525.9653,98140.4784,17655.13114,675
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other5041.0185,30730.0362,45026.9456,02840.0383,26757.71120,026
Biological Technicians6027.3556,87219.1839,89318.0437,54026.0754,20940.7484,741
Chemical Technicians20025.1952,41018.4338,34216.4834,27523.4948,85837.2677,490
Social Science Research Assistants3020.3642,35413.3627,79912.7226,46119.7341,03831.9866,522
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health17020.7843,22414.6930,55613.3227,71318.7238,91832.2467,060
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other21030.4263,27923.4148,69521.5644,83830.2562,91339.2981,711
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 Community and Social Services Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
Occupations
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Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Community and Social Services Occupations9,30025.4352,89614.9231,03613.5228,10222.8547,51742.4188,194
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors1,15029.4661,27315.6832,61613.1827,41628.4159,09347.7199,226
Marriage and Family Therapists10028.8159,92520.9343,53019.8441,26325.0652,12248.0799,992
Rehabilitation Counselors55018.4438,34713.5328,14512.7026,41915.1231,44033.1268,905
Substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors1,60025.3552,71716.6734,67714.4330,01923.8249,55638.4679,999
Counselors, All Other31026.7555,63315.2331,67913.9829,08327.3056,78337.2477,455
Child, Family, and School Social Workers91031.7165,96918.7639,00317.0135,37530.4863,40547.9099,633
Healthcare Social Workers51033.2869,22323.6149,11021.5944,90732.9268,46747.3298,433
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers48028.9160,12717.7536,92714.4129,96726.2254,54447.4598,698
Social Workers, All Other56029.0660,45120.3442,30519.9441,47628.1058,43741.6686,663
Health Educators24032.5867,74917.8037,02416.2433,76631.5665,64050.19104,398
Social and Human Service Assistants1,64017.2835,94612.9726,97012.3325,64316.7534,82823.6549,183
Community Health WorkersN/A21.3544,40516.0933,46015.5632,36221.1243,94027.8757,980
Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other79021.0143,70514.2029,52513.3727,82418.0637,54533.0368,713
Clergy11026.2754,64114.3529,85511.1623,21327.5657,32539.2881,692
Directors, Religious Activities and Education3031.4365,38016.5334,38716.2833,85427.9558,12856.59117,703
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 Legal Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
Occupations
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Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Legal Occupations4,53049.84103,66723.4048,66220.9043,46138.7580,60192.13191,640
Lawyers2,24069.77145,13139.0181,15935.5373,89664.56134,282>100.00>208,000
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and MagistratesN/A70.90147,47367.39140,16363.68132,45971.50148,71279.61165,594
Paralegals and Legal Assistants2,02029.6561,67120.6042,85018.6238,73828.8359,95438.9981,103
Court ReportersN/A10.8122,49710.2621,33310.2621,33510.2721,34410.2721,352
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and SearchersN/A22.9147,65215.4632,14315.2931,80222.4346,66632.2066,980
Legal Support Workers, All Other9048.0599,94228.4059,08326.0254,10448.0799,98874.31154,563
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 Education, Training and Library Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
Occupations
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Estimated
Employment
Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Education, Training, and Library Occupations34,22030.2662,95313.5328,14111.4523,81827.5357,26149.43102,825
Business Teachers, Postsecondary180N/A107,290N/A52,289N/A50,012N/A80,744N/A>208,000
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary60N/A89,511N/A54,805N/A53,570N/A81,347N/A136,190
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary170N/A94,588N/A49,753N/A45,054N/A77,252N/A164,393
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary240N/A120,179N/A59,108N/A50,089N/A107,486N/A206,534
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary320N/A117,551N/A61,242N/A55,644N/A100,823N/A201,580
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary60N/A82,255N/A56,182N/A53,810N/A75,644N/A126,225
Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary10N/A65,695N/A46,440N/A44,602N/A68,516N/A87,511
Physics Teachers, PostsecondaryN/AN/A114,371N/A62,480N/A56,901N/A97,883N/A176,221
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary60N/A72,892N/A33,628N/A21,348N/A69,593N/A132,968
Economics Teachers, Postsecondary50N/A105,220N/A49,941N/A21,353N/A85,821N/A176,660
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary140N/A67,504N/A47,568N/A45,087N/A62,865N/A108,115
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary40N/A95,640N/A52,016N/A53,873N/A67,840N/A>208,000
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary670N/A175,001N/A68,738N/A58,138N/A150,764N/A>208,000
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary210N/A85,447N/A54,881N/A53,525N/A73,755N/A151,692
Education Teachers, Postsecondary160N/A66,110N/A55,367N/A52,329N/A62,437N/A90,368
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary40N/A64,705N/A49,959N/A45,956N/A60,843N/A95,745
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, PostsecondaryN/AN/A82,927N/A41,716N/A32,799N/A72,272N/A137,787
Communications Teachers, PostsecondaryN/AN/A70,481N/A51,409N/A46,498N/A66,628N/A101,178
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary240N/A76,683N/A48,288N/A30,104N/A80,974N/A104,705
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, PostsecondaryN/AN/A66,386N/A29,397N/A27,595N/A59,990N/A122,498
History Teachers, Postsecondary70N/A74,868N/A34,289N/A27,399N/A71,671N/A135,881
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary80N/A73,714N/A34,442N/A21,353N/A72,665N/A127,887
Graduate Teaching AssistantsN/AN/A47,580N/A28,295N/A27,055N/A52,595N/A66,240
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary16027.9558,11816.9035,15316.3634,01826.4755,05942.4188,210
Postsecondary Teachers, All Other890N/A33,785N/A21,333N/A21,336N/A21,348N/A67,439
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education1,79020.1441,88411.7724,48010.5922,02716.1133,49437.6778,367
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education340N/A78,125N/A53,816N/A52,234N/A78,320N/A104,807
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education4,720N/A75,940N/A51,293N/A47,965N/A76,572N/A103,983
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Educa2,400N/A78,838N/A53,400N/A47,998N/A80,886N/A105,510
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School40N/A80,534N/A56,119N/A49,215N/A88,085N/A101,852
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Ed4,530N/A76,007N/A50,023N/A45,923N/A77,581N/A104,616
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School390N/A81,984N/A63,426N/A57,984N/A85,615N/A103,172
Special Education Teachers, PreschoolN/AN/A88,708N/A51,036N/A41,970N/A92,640N/A137,509
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School610N/A80,792N/A56,854N/A52,463N/A85,584N/A103,440
Special Education Teachers, Middle School340N/A73,435N/A47,805N/A42,747N/A74,523N/A102,148
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School440N/A80,315N/A54,972N/A48,475N/A83,629N/A106,736
Special Education Teachers, All Other130N/A70,208N/A49,519N/A45,647N/A66,391N/A99,372
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and InsN/A31.2164,91322.0045,75320.5342,71732.4367,45639.5882,342
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers1,05023.1148,08113.7428,58012.2425,44819.3840,30738.4679,991
Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers1,480N/A63,336N/A30,906N/A25,289N/A63,919N/A100,141
Substitute Teachers1,68017.1035,56311.1223,12610.6522,14614.0929,32329.0460,406
Archivists1027.4757,13517.2435,86216.2333,74620.5842,81740.8584,967
Curators3027.1656,49017.5436,46816.4534,22725.3552,72945.9395,532
Museum Technicians and ConservatorsN/A23.2048,26516.7634,84814.1229,35023.6249,12430.7764,008
Librarians61035.0272,85524.2750,47222.0045,75333.9870,67749.44102,850
Library Technicians35023.0647,96815.6432,52613.4327,93923.0147,86832.2267,028
Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists6036.4275,76625.8053,66424.7751,51937.2077,37148.84101,604
Instructional Coordinators39041.3385,96128.8560,00425.9653,98141.5586,42258.26121,165
Teacher Assistants7,330N/A31,463N/A23,020N/A21,350N/A29,487N/A45,581
Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other27023.9149,73517.2835,95316.5534,43421.5244,75738.2279,496
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 Arts,Design,Entertainment,Sports,Media Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
Occupations
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Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations7,24027.7857,79813.3327,73511.0022,87625.0452,08647.3898,546
Art Directors12046.9297,60129.3861,09926.4755,07446.1095,89272.01149,770
Multimedia Artists and AnimatorsN/A36.5375,96732.5367,64430.3863,19735.8674,57844.9693,538
Commercial and Industrial Designers14031.9166,37525.2652,55823.5448,96630.5263,48243.7991,076
Floral DesignersN/A14.8830,94811.2823,46510.7422,34013.0027,03819.4640,476
Graphic Designers75027.6357,48017.8637,15316.6934,73126.9956,13139.1781,472
Interior DesignersN/A29.4461,23716.5234,36416.0233,33527.7257,66447.8399,490
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers44014.4430,02411.0923,07210.6022,04311.9224,79921.3744,439
Set and Exhibit DesignersN/A22.2046,17412.7926,62211.7024,33118.3738,21541.8086,947
Designers, All Other2028.1058,43417.5636,52316.7134,75926.2654,61543.3990,262
Actors3024.69N/A10.26N/A10.26N/A12.31N/A30.39N/A
Producers and Directors96036.5876,07518.8439,18714.7930,74831.4765,44963.28131,638
Athletes and Sports CompetitorsN/AN/A74,536N/A38,900N/A32,584N/A86,704N/A103,078
Coaches and Scouts720N/A40,638N/A21,334N/A21,339N/A29,387N/A71,828
ChoreographersN/A22.7847,36922.3346,44020.4242,48122.8347,48625.2252,458
Music Directors and Composers9022.4646,72310.2621,33310.2621,33922.2046,16533.6970,073
Musicians and Singers17042.59N/A13.19N/A10.26N/A38.40N/A74.79N/A
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other1020.83N/A14.42N/A13.52N/A17.30N/A37.08N/A
Radio and Television Announcers18023.7849,47611.0522,98610.6522,16214.8930,97440.6984,628
Reporters and Correspondents13024.2950,53013.3927,86512.4325,86117.7736,96240.6284,497
Public Relations Specialists57033.4769,61919.2640,06215.3932,01333.5669,81448.87101,667
Editors35030.3663,14422.7647,32520.2242,04429.0460,41438.9881,084
Technical Writers21039.0081,13927.5257,24825.4852,98838.5780,23052.69109,594
Writers and Authors18030.2562,93012.7026,43411.0622,99828.9060,10950.67105,402
Interpreters and Translators7024.2050,32318.9039,30217.2635,90622.6047,01535.6074,061
Media and Communication Workers, All Other6024.8651,70016.5834,50015.8032,86624.2250,37636.4275,774
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians26021.0043,68614.9131,00713.2227,49519.7441,06330.1262,642
Broadcast Technicians24017.9737,39111.3323,57010.7922,46016.0133,30228.8459,995
Sound Engineering TechniciansN/A47.0697,86925.8953,87022.4446,68448.30100,46074.49154,947
Photographers22017.3936,18210.9022,65510.2821,38212.0925,15829.2360,789
Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion PictureN/A25.0452,08414.9531,08713.5928,25122.5446,89738.1979,429
Film and Video Editors16028.2858,82813.4227,92111.6624,25124.2950,51546.8197,361
Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other4029.7461,87422.8647,54521.3844,47129.9962,37238.6180,301
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 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
Occupations
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MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations32,11046.6096,93123.5448,96520.7543,15537.6478,29686.21179,315
ChiropractorsN/A51.19106,47236.1675,20533.6970,07439.9783,12576.12158,321
Dentists, General39098.35204,57344.8593,29627.8357,89295.24198,103>100.00>208,000
Dietitians and Nutritionists28031.4365,38225.0052,01123.2448,33731.4065,30539.6282,426
Optometrists9095.69199,03246.9897,71128.4459,16693.61194,704>100.00>208,000
Pharmacists64060.19125,19046.8597,46146.6697,04862.16129,28777.67161,564
Family and General Practitioners430110.81230,48654.08112,49036.4675,830>100.00>208,000>100.00>208,000
Internists, General380132.22275,022>100.00>208,00089.58186,341>100.00>208,000>100.00>208,000
Obstetricians and Gynecologists140130.20270,815>100.00>208,00077.44161,085>100.00>208,000>100.00>208,000
Pediatricians, General20085.04176,86347.1498,03840.2683,75078.08162,403>100.00>208,000
Psychiatrists150131.94274,443>100.00>208,00075.38156,779>100.00>208,000>100.00>208,000
Surgeons150138.49288,054>100.00>208,000>100.00>208,000>100.00>208,000>100.00>208,000
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other2,220106.37221,26045.0193,60228.7959,884>100.00>208,000>100.00>208,000
Physician Assistants78056.34117,17841.1485,57442.1187,58456.25117,00478.27162,797
PodiatristsN/A46.0795,82922.1746,10720.6342,92024.5150,99779.25164,837
Occupational Therapists77043.4190,28732.6567,91631.7065,94142.6488,68960.09124,977
Physical Therapists1,40045.7895,20936.1975,28232.9068,43845.7595,14560.74126,335
Radiation Therapists4043.4390,34534.6271,99632.8368,28641.0485,34461.06127,013
Recreational Therapists18023.7649,43015.4032,03814.0429,21520.9043,46538.3079,672
Respiratory Therapists44033.2469,13227.2756,70326.1254,31833.3669,37539.6682,506
Speech-Language Pathologists63045.2594,12832.2567,08131.4965,50845.5294,69861.86128,679
Exercise Physiologists1025.8653,78921.1443,98020.0641,70825.3752,75933.2469,138
Therapists, All Other2033.3369,32524.1050,11622.0945,93933.0268,68846.7797,288
Veterinarians13058.78122,25845.4994,61643.2289,89453.01110,25394.62196,819
Registered Nurses10,59038.7180,52131.2264,92128.4659,21438.4279,89549.56103,100
Nurse Midwives2046.6797,08042.1187,60240.5584,33646.5796,86858.81122,308
Nurse Practitioners83055.48115,38240.7184,68439.7382,63355.33115,09770.26146,151
Audiologists3040.0283,23731.2064,89431.0364,53841.5786,47449.24102,410
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other12042.2087,78930.0262,43526.8855,91642.6188,63258.63121,961
Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians88031.8166,16822.1846,12220.2242,06330.2562,91246.3296,335
Dental Hygienists1,12040.2983,81333.7470,18532.5767,74240.4684,15649.67103,314
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians13035.6374,11525.8453,75521.8045,35336.4675,83148.0799,997
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers23037.5178,01327.6657,53726.6055,31236.8976,74152.11108,401
Nuclear Medicine Technologists3039.4382,01531.9966,53329.1560,63139.9883,15749.51102,983
Radiologic Technologists and Technicians67031.2164,90824.9151,80222.7647,32730.3563,14140.1883,582
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists14038.2579,56533.0468,72531.6465,81838.0379,10547.9099,621
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics92021.9145,58915.8733,01513.6828,44722.3046,39229.6061,566
Dietetic Technicians24014.2629,64710.8922,63510.2721,35213.5428,15019.3240,194
Pharmacy Technicians1,06017.3736,13012.0024,97011.0122,89815.3531,94622.7747,353
Psychiatric Technicians10027.4457,07319.2440,02417.3336,05627.8657,95337.4677,925
Surgical Technologists35029.7261,81921.3844,45320.0941,77629.4461,22339.9983,173
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians41019.2039,93411.9324,82311.1923,26618.7538,98428.8159,924
Ophthalmic Medical TechniciansN/A18.9439,38314.1829,49513.2627,57817.9137,26027.3656,905
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses2,41027.5957,38023.1648,18921.2744,24427.7357,67633.7670,229
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians74023.7149,32616.0533,39115.1031,40323.7749,43732.3067,188
Opticians, Dispensing19022.1946,15514.4830,11713.1027,24321.1543,99733.5469,767
Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other25026.1254,31915.2331,67713.2227,49425.4352,87938.0279,090
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists15041.4686,23032.2767,13030.2262,85341.6786,68153.42111,127
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians4027.1356,43713.8728,84611.9224,80126.7455,61444.7092,985
Athletic Trainers130N/A51,471N/A41,953N/A38,878N/A49,367N/A66,139
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other30034.1771,08019.9741,54418.6538,80933.0568,75551.67107,469
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 Healthcare Support Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
Occupations
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MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Healthcare Support Occupations16,95017.2235,82512.5526,09911.4923,89016.1333,53824.5951,164
Home Health Aides3,28013.9128,92911.2923,48910.7322,32113.2327,52518.5038,492
Psychiatric Aides41017.1835,72814.0429,20513.2427,53116.2933,88521.1744,031
Nursing Assistants6,21016.3934,08312.7826,57411.8124,56815.7832,82822.3946,570
Orderlies8015.8432,93912.0725,09811.1023,08414.9931,18121.9245,587
Occupational Therapy Assistants12029.5661,48922.9547,74215.8232,91129.9862,36539.3881,893
Physical Therapist Assistants32031.3365,16524.4450,83525.5053,03732.4367,45739.5182,182
Physical Therapist Aides11019.0539,63213.8728,85012.5626,12219.5640,70224.9351,862
Massage Therapists38024.6851,33315.8833,03115.6332,51420.5542,74140.0183,217
Dental Assistants1,31021.4744,65116.8935,12616.1033,48121.8345,39826.1754,432
Medical Assistants3,02018.0637,57613.9629,04313.2927,64117.2735,92724.8051,581
Medical Equipment Preparers15020.3842,39016.7034,74415.5532,35920.0141,62325.6753,409
Medical Transcriptionists34014.9531,07911.2123,31810.5922,04111.7824,50725.7253,480
Pharmacy AidesN/A13.6928,47111.3423,58010.7422,33312.0925,14720.3442,297
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers11014.8330,85811.0222,91610.4021,62812.3925,77423.0247,878
Phlebotomists39019.2039,94215.9633,19514.6330,42418.8839,25224.7351,440
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other67015.7232,68812.1825,33811.2823,48114.6230,40322.6247,051
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 Protective Service Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
Occupations
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Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Protective Service Occupations10,62025.6953,43913.4327,94011.7024,33223.9249,75042.0187,374
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives49048.59101,06843.3590,16340.6484,53648.20100,25061.10127,086
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers29038.3079,65727.4257,03422.1546,06339.4482,03351.57107,283
First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other29028.1958,64717.1735,71015.3131,83427.4857,16642.1487,646
Firefighters81030.0862,55419.4240,38415.6132,47932.9968,62540.4684,137
Fire Inspectors and Investigators7034.1771,08522.3246,42721.6645,05435.1673,12149.30102,538
Detectives and Criminal Investigators21047.7099,20436.8976,73334.9172,61843.5390,53870.57146,803
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers1,46036.8676,65832.2467,06229.2960,93537.1577,28543.6690,827
Animal Control Workers6025.1652,33017.5136,41415.7732,80024.5751,10836.5576,018
Private Detectives and Investigators5031.9566,44715.8432,94912.3825,75228.6359,54371.25148,203
Security Guards3,86017.2935,97411.9624,88211.1523,18515.7132,66727.7357,685
Crossing Guards60020.2242,06711.3723,64610.7422,33214.5530,27345.9495,543
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers33012.1525,26010.9822,83310.4021,62611.5524,03314.8630,918
Transportation Security Screeners22021.7045,13519.0839,69417.6036,60221.0443,74825.0352,065
Protective Service Workers, All Other33017.2035,77811.8524,65510.4021,63016.3333,98524.5050,966
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 Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
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Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations40,60012.8426,69810.5922,04510.3921,61711.4723,86217.5336,450
Chefs and Head Cooks60028.7759,83520.1741,94818.2437,94028.8460,00039.1181,344
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers2,12016.2833,87511.3023,51610.7522,36514.4330,00825.4652,958
Cooks, Fast Food1,79011.5323,98210.3921,60910.3921,61511.0623,00013.7328,571
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria1,11017.5136,40612.5126,02311.3423,57316.9635,27824.5251,010
Cooks, Restaurant4,54013.7828,67310.9722,80510.4021,62513.4127,89118.0337,508
Cooks, Short OrderN/A16.0133,28213.8828,85912.6826,37416.5134,34518.8139,121
Cooks, All OtherN/A15.5432,32711.5323,97710.9022,67614.1729,48320.9343,531
Food Preparation Workers2,54012.5025,99011.0723,01410.4021,63011.6624,26215.3431,900
Bartenders2,28011.9724,90210.3921,61010.3921,61410.9122,69015.7232,698
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food9,30011.8524,64910.8922,64810.4021,62211.3923,68813.2327,511
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop1,53011.7924,51611.1123,11410.4621,76111.4523,81513.7628,619
Waiters and Waitresses9,42012.0625,07710.3921,61010.3921,61310.4021,62915.6332,512
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant94013.4327,94411.1423,16810.4521,73612.3625,72018.4738,425
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers92011.7124,35110.3921,61310.3921,61310.4821,79614.4430,028
Dishwashers1,85011.7624,45710.8422,54210.4021,62211.3723,63613.6728,437
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop1,19011.4723,84710.5021,83810.3921,61611.0723,02912.7926,591
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other17013.6228,33111.0522,98210.4021,63811.9024,76322.1045,969
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 Building/Grounds Cleaning/Maintenance Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
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Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations16,44017.4436,26911.4323,76510.8722,61215.7532,76127.8057,825
First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers69025.6753,39517.2335,83416.1833,65725.6553,36736.9476,840
First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundsk29029.9562,30821.6745,07020.6943,02129.2560,85841.2485,783
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners8,65016.8535,03711.2823,47310.7122,27215.8232,90125.3352,699
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners2,32013.8328,76811.3723,64010.7722,40812.7226,47518.7238,945
Building Cleaning Workers, All OtherN/A23.6049,07917.7536,92916.8735,09520.5142,66931.9166,368
Pest Control WorkersN/A20.0841,76113.9529,01213.2127,47218.0437,53429.9162,227
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers3,83017.7436,90011.5323,99111.0222,91215.4832,19228.9360,179
Tree Trimmers and PrunersN/A19.8041,19315.0031,20213.9529,00619.2239,98326.0154,101
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 Personal Care and Service Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
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Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Personal Care and Service Occupations18,18015.4132,05311.1423,17410.5221,88912.9026,83823.4148,701
First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers89022.5046,78816.2433,79015.4332,08820.1441,88333.0868,800
Animal TrainersN/A17.3236,02014.2129,54113.1727,39517.4736,33422.1245,994
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers51013.1927,41911.1223,12410.4021,63012.0825,12516.7834,893
Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers20011.3623,62210.3921,60910.3921,61310.4021,63112.8526,718
Amusement and Recreation Attendants80012.8526,71210.5922,03610.3921,61711.2223,33517.1335,615
Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants2012.4525,88511.2023,30710.5721,98811.7924,51515.4832,204
Funeral AttendantsN/A17.7336,88411.9324,82810.4021,62918.2037,85724.7051,369
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists1,74016.7834,88911.1023,07810.4021,63614.0329,19225.0252,037
Manicurists and PedicuristsN/A11.4723,85911.3023,51110.5621,97811.4523,80812.3825,753
Skincare Specialists10015.5932,44211.2623,42410.8222,50716.4634,24120.0441,677
Baggage Porters and Bellhops1011.7924,52711.4823,87410.6622,16211.6724,28413.0227,095
Concierges7013.8728,85111.3723,63610.6922,22512.2625,49319.2039,943
Tour and travel guides18014.0229,16811.4523,82010.7722,41012.2725,53221.7745,272
Childcare Workers2,40013.0227,08811.0122,88810.4021,62711.9724,89717.5836,557
Personal Care Aides6,93013.3327,73411.2823,46810.7622,38512.7726,55617.2435,863
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors1,21023.8649,63712.7726,54811.1523,20223.1048,04339.2281,586
Recreation Workers1,48016.5334,38110.7822,41610.3921,61912.8726,77026.7655,680
Residential Advisors58016.6434,62011.6124,15910.9522,78115.3831,98324.5951,155
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other16018.4038,27611.2723,45910.8222,50521.0243,72225.7653,584
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 Sales and Related Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
Occupations
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Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Sales and Related Occupations49,94022.3946,55811.1623,21310.6422,13415.2731,76341.7986,920
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers4,23022.4846,75914.7730,72013.2827,63721.2544,20832.7368,073
First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers90040.1483,50726.5255,16723.7249,32936.8076,53061.11127,129
Cashiers12,25011.9824,92610.7722,42010.4321,71211.3323,57914.4930,150
Counter and Rental Clerks1,70016.5434,39511.3123,53210.8522,56813.5628,22124.1350,191
Parts Salespersons96018.6238,71811.3123,53010.8122,48216.2433,78229.6861,726
Retail Salespersons13,78015.2931,80911.2323,35010.6622,17812.3425,67122.7147,219
Advertising Sales Agents42036.6776,28416.5234,36814.5730,30431.9966,54866.38138,076
Insurance Sales Agents3,74036.8976,73821.1744,02818.5038,48829.5461,44865.37135,961
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents1,51049.10102,11824.1950,31922.0645,87638.4980,05986.94180,837
Travel Agents24020.0341,65612.0024,96510.4421,71319.3440,22530.3263,060
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other3,24030.1462,71115.3031,83113.1827,42724.9851,96749.03101,983
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products1,04050.97106,01228.2758,82025.0552,11646.8897,49975.90157,870
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products4,68034.1070,93118.0937,63415.3631,94228.0558,33561.45127,812
Demonstrators and Product Promoters26015.5532,32811.4623,82411.0623,00513.9729,04323.2048,253
Real Estate Brokers4073.28152,42739.7282,61425.8553,75572.65151,109>100.00>208,000
Real Estate Sales Agents14021.3844,47813.4527,96811.9224,79918.1737,80342.1987,762
Sales Engineers49046.7797,26836.7976,51832.2667,11447.1798,11962.15129,264
TelemarketersN/A17.8337,08112.6426,30410.4421,72217.8037,01424.9451,867
Sales and Related Workers, All Other16024.2250,39611.9324,82011.0923,08219.4440,44331.2765,042
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 Office and Administrative Support Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
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MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Office and Administrative Support Occupations85,09021.3844,47713.3527,76411.6324,19319.9941,57932.1466,843
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Worke7,39031.7065,94421.4144,54019.3740,29130.5263,49446.6697,037
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service26018.3438,14712.8426,70011.9124,77517.7836,97124.6051,171
Telephone OperatorsN/A16.1133,51412.1625,29411.2323,34814.8730,93519.9941,577
Bill and Account Collectors79021.7645,26316.1133,51315.0331,25821.9245,57529.1460,618
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators1,98022.7447,30817.0535,46416.4434,19921.7645,26631.3765,253
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks5,38022.6547,12215.9333,13015.2531,71621.6745,06432.1866,944
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks56025.3752,77919.7341,05618.2437,94625.3552,73132.8068,210
Procurement Clerks28021.1644,00716.4434,18415.6432,53120.0041,60928.8660,023
Tellers1,81016.5434,41313.5028,09112.7526,52815.5232,28021.6945,112
Financial Clerks, All Other32021.6144,95316.3934,08015.5932,42920.5442,73230.2963,000
Brokerage Clerks26029.5161,38619.5340,62117.7136,82627.5357,26243.7691,019
Correspondence Clerks3019.3340,19014.6630,48512.0525,06720.3942,40924.6351,235
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks22021.3744,44513.1727,40911.4123,74522.1846,12730.4263,271
Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks10017.9737,38013.6128,31112.7626,54815.1531,50426.2354,562
Customer Service Representatives11,80019.5540,67212.7026,43011.5724,06918.4338,33829.2360,804
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs9021.9945,72817.3936,16516.6534,64621.8745,48828.8660,022
File Clerks25016.4034,10411.5323,96310.9722,81515.7432,73724.1950,317
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks32012.3625,72511.0523,00310.4421,70711.7624,46615.2331,678
Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan43020.4642,55214.8330,84112.6626,33419.8841,33829.0860,490
Library Assistants, Clerical54016.1933,68310.8522,57010.3521,51615.2931,81624.3950,726
Loan Interviewers and Clerks60023.2748,40317.8537,12816.3433,97022.3946,56530.8564,178
Order Clerks40021.8845,50913.9929,10011.8524,64522.2946,38031.1564,794
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping51022.4746,73615.5732,37713.6428,37522.1246,00931.2564,991
Receptionists and Information Clerks3,97017.2035,76612.9126,85011.7924,53017.0535,47323.3548,559
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks31019.2039,93613.2427,52512.6426,29917.6636,71629.2060,737
Information and Record Clerks, All Other62020.8843,44114.3729,89513.2427,52521.3944,50628.8760,031
Couriers and Messengers22015.7532,75911.1623,20210.7522,34914.2629,65624.5351,014
Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers34028.4159,09523.0347,90421.8245,38528.5459,36936.3975,680
Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance1,36022.8147,43114.0529,22913.3727,80120.8343,33136.5375,986
Postal Service Clerks29025.0051,98718.8839,25217.0235,40028.8159,93729.4361,202
Postal Service Mail Carriers1,35024.7551,48217.5436,48916.4534,20829.2260,78030.0662,531
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators78024.7451,46217.2535,88516.1733,64428.1858,60528.8259,951
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks1,38023.8849,66715.6632,57214.1429,39722.6647,12836.3375,552
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks2,28018.2337,91012.8226,65811.8524,65317.3336,04026.5355,178
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers7,22014.4630,07811.1123,11010.5021,84112.1325,23621.5344,781
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping16019.3740,29212.9226,87011.8624,67318.4238,32726.2654,619
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants1,81032.9368,48125.2852,58223.2348,30733.0668,77341.9987,337
Legal Secretaries67024.0349,99015.5832,40113.6928,45524.5751,10134.1370,974
Medical Secretaries1,07021.9045,56116.1833,65515.2931,80421.2244,12830.5363,505
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical,8,78022.2346,24415.4532,11914.0729,26722.0145,78130.8564,160
Computer Operators14027.4757,14421.2144,12118.9839,48128.3658,99734.8072,383
Data Entry Keyers49018.0837,58912.9026,82411.9724,88916.4034,10227.7657,730
Word Processors and Typists29020.5242,68417.7836,98916.5334,38218.8939,27925.1252,250
Desktop Publishers5022.3146,41215.8032,86714.5630,27221.7745,29331.6765,864
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks3,35024.8751,72819.7140,99917.7536,91624.2150,35432.6467,892
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service87016.4434,18312.0625,08111.0522,98916.0433,36423.3148,480
Office Clerks, General10,48019.0139,53812.3125,61411.1823,25017.9637,36328.5559,380
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer37019.6540,87113.3827,81911.6024,11819.3640,25228.5659,393
Statistical Assistants4033.2369,11527.9258,08026.7055,51633.9570,61540.0783,351
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other1,73016.5734,47410.3421,50410.3421,50912.0225,00528.3959,052
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 Farming, Fishing and Forestry Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
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Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry OccupationsN/A16.0233,32910.5021,85010.2821,39113.4127,88733.6670,012
Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and GreenhouseN/A13.0827,20710.2821,38310.2821,38912.9226,86215.5832,418
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 Construction and Extraction Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
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Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Construction and Extraction Occupations14,39028.2958,83217.2035,77715.3331,88327.6057,42442.5788,534
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Work1,34038.4379,95128.6059,49526.4955,10737.5678,12851.23106,567
Brickmasons and Blockmasons18028.1458,53922.5846,96720.1141,82728.3458,94736.8076,526
Carpenters1,83026.9356,01919.4140,36917.7136,84627.0656,29536.9776,891
Carpet InstallersN/A17.5936,58713.1827,42412.4725,93317.6236,64123.4248,722
Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles1023.2748,39319.3640,27216.7534,85823.5548,99229.8262,035
Tile and Marble SettersN/A26.8655,87122.7647,34718.9639,45228.2558,74531.6765,869
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers10025.1052,20017.3436,08416.2033,71123.6749,22036.0975,068
Construction Laborers2,41023.1048,03715.0331,26413.4828,02222.3346,44234.0670,837
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators1,06036.6676,26523.6049,09821.6144,94733.8970,50659.84124,470
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers14030.1062,60020.8243,30417.8937,21430.7263,89440.6084,462
TapersN/A28.4159,09520.6042,85518.0337,48928.1658,58537.9979,006
Electricians1,89026.0354,13816.4634,22714.3729,88827.1856,53337.0176,981
Glaziers10025.6053,23919.8041,17818.0737,57625.8353,74232.6667,934
Painters, Construction and Maintenance31021.4144,51515.3932,02214.1629,44921.0743,81629.8562,106
Pipelayers8029.9662,30418.9039,32416.4934,30527.9058,02748.40100,675
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters1,30031.5465,62121.1143,91816.8535,04131.3965,29744.8793,329
Plasterers and Stucco Masons1031.6865,88221.6745,07416.1233,52634.8372,44640.3183,844
Reinforcing Iron and Rebar WorkersN/A34.7272,21430.6363,70023.4748,82636.4775,84940.5984,433
RoofersN/A20.1341,88213.2727,60312.0325,02818.2337,91630.2462,893
Sheet Metal WorkersN/A28.1058,46418.7038,88816.1733,63528.4159,09440.8784,994
Structural Iron and Steel Workers22035.2573,30721.6044,92320.6742,99530.7763,99250.57105,180
Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble SettersN/A18.8439,17814.4930,14313.4928,04817.2535,88228.5959,473
Helpers--Electricians11015.9833,23711.3723,64110.8322,53014.4630,08223.6449,190
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and SteamfittersN/A29.4061,14717.6636,74316.0333,34233.5669,79238.5380,143
Helpers, Construction Trades, All OtherN/A16.0733,43210.8422,54410.2821,39115.9933,25323.1648,161
Construction and Building Inspectors18037.8578,74427.3056,78825.3252,67636.9076,74751.46107,042
Hazardous Materials Removal WorkersN/A23.5148,90214.8730,92813.4627,98520.7843,24238.5580,178
Highway Maintenance Workers34028.5059,27423.3648,58721.5344,77228.6759,64135.8474,551
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners15026.0254,11514.6230,39213.3227,71922.1346,02949.62103,217
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers34024.3950,72614.0729,26512.6626,34122.5046,80644.2391,981
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and GasN/A25.1052,21718.1637,76916.7634,87724.6851,34236.1275,147
Helpers--Extraction WorkersN/A16.6934,72912.8426,68711.9324,82216.7734,89119.8141,202
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 Installation, Maintenance and Repair Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
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Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations16,41025.8053,67815.8132,88313.9328,99124.8651,70139.4282,007
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers1,33034.4171,57322.5346,87520.9643,60133.9770,65449.39102,718
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers26022.5846,95414.5930,34513.5028,07721.2344,15834.7972,376
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers63028.6759,62417.8537,13216.0433,35728.5259,31640.5384,309
Avionics Technicians11033.5869,84727.6757,55526.4455,01033.8970,48040.4484,105
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related RepairersN/A20.9543,57217.4836,34816.5934,52020.8243,30725.4352,892
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment19032.0566,66921.5644,84415.7332,72031.1464,77143.8891,277
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor VehiclesN/A17.4736,34013.7128,50713.0527,13416.4034,10726.5455,193
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers18025.8153,69118.3338,13215.8132,89724.3050,54138.0679,171
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians47035.5073,85325.2652,52722.9847,79632.8468,30849.16102,266
Automotive Body and Related Repairers63022.8947,61615.5332,30014.3229,78421.2344,16131.3365,175
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics2,44023.4348,72214.4530,05312.7626,54021.9545,65437.8578,717
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists80029.3661,06520.3742,36718.6838,83529.3260,97240.1583,514
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines19027.6157,43820.9543,56719.8841,35826.4655,04938.7180,517
Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics19019.2740,08913.2227,49312.5926,19017.2835,95329.6561,681
Bicycle RepairersN/A17.0235,40811.1623,22410.6622,18113.9629,03626.7655,655
Tire Repairers and ChangersN/A12.7726,54611.2623,43110.6822,22112.4225,84015.1331,468
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers1,43029.1460,61021.3544,40718.1837,81328.8960,08739.9983,175
Home Appliance RepairersN/A20.5042,64616.3333,97315.4232,05519.7941,17927.8657,942
Industrial Machinery Mechanics80026.7755,67217.8237,07315.9833,24227.0856,32537.3677,712
Maintenance Workers, Machinery33024.3450,62215.8432,94813.8628,84223.4448,75736.1875,264
Millwrights10031.2164,91520.8743,41518.2037,85631.9266,39939.0581,212
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers11040.1983,61327.0256,21325.9553,96443.5990,67051.66107,460
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers26027.5157,21716.7534,82315.3131,85924.3750,68846.2596,185
Medical Equipment Repairers17028.3558,97920.7243,09119.0439,59727.5457,29238.8080,706
Musical Instrument Repairers and TunersN/A15.3531,93811.2123,31110.6822,21813.5028,08123.4448,745
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other5025.3852,79318.4838,43917.2735,92225.9253,90333.8970,484
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General3,40023.1648,17215.6932,63014.5230,19622.8647,54232.4567,481
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers4028.4859,23223.4948,85921.7345,20028.1958,63837.0477,026
Riggers9021.7445,22516.9135,16816.2733,83020.9643,60730.2362,890
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers21013.6828,45811.2023,30610.5521,94711.7424,41020.0241,625
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other78023.3848,63413.9529,02512.9626,94322.3046,38736.5976,111
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 Production Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
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Hourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / AnnualHourly / Annual
Production Occupations32,70022.0445,83313.5728,23511.9724,88620.3642,33734.4371,629
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers2,41032.7768,17221.8945,54420.1541,91931.9366,42447.8699,548
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers20024.3850,70217.3035,97115.9033,05323.3948,65335.2173,230
Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers5021.2544,19211.9724,89210.9522,78220.9443,55535.9974,860
Electrical, electronic, and electromechanical assemblers, except coil winders, tapers, and finishers1,26019.7641,12113.5328,14812.4425,86418.5438,56229.4361,212
Engine and Other Machine AssemblersN/A22.9847,79717.6936,78316.1033,49323.0948,03829.9362,258
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters26023.6249,14418.6038,68316.7934,90924.1550,21830.3263,063
Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators2019.5740,71414.6130,38812.9526,92417.9737,39329.7161,813
Assemblers and fabricators, all other, including team assemblers3,89017.1135,60312.3025,59611.3023,51215.5832,40026.0154,095
Bakers52015.3231,86511.0222,93410.3821,58413.3627,79025.3352,688
Butchers and Meat Cutters22021.2244,14414.7930,75812.3725,74221.3044,29529.6361,624
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers2013.1627,38911.2623,41910.6922,23212.9426,90215.7732,812
Food Batchmakers60013.0727,18410.9422,75610.3521,52011.9224,80917.7336,876
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic1,45023.1548,16715.5032,22313.0527,14224.2750,48430.9264,306
Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal a52033.5369,75021.8345,40219.3540,23533.1068,85648.56101,008
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic24020.2442,09216.2233,74714.8830,95620.2442,09025.4953,003
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and PlasticN/A12.5626,11811.1823,24910.5621,98211.4423,81216.2033,707
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic17020.0141,62313.9328,98013.1627,37518.0237,49830.0862,577
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic53020.9043,47813.5128,10612.6726,36518.5438,56532.9168,445
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and PlasticN/A19.0639,64913.8528,80411.7724,48318.4038,28528.1458,533
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic46021.4244,55814.3929,93413.0827,21020.8443,35230.7363,917
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic31025.7953,64717.8937,20716.7834,88524.8451,67239.7082,589
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic4025.2352,48720.0541,71218.4838,43126.4655,02930.9964,475
Machinists2,93026.1254,32218.2037,84816.3934,07725.1552,31538.1379,301
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders5018.5638,60613.5328,14712.8926,79617.0235,39728.9860,278
Model Makers, Metal and Plastic2024.2850,50816.8034,93415.1831,57223.1348,12436.7676,442
Foundry Mold and Coremakers8015.8632,99011.9824,90711.2623,41315.0331,24722.6947,204
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic38017.8137,04012.1825,33811.1723,23717.0335,41625.9353,922
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic1,64020.2742,14413.0427,12611.1523,18519.7040,98730.4163,257
Tool and Die Makers75029.5561,46321.3544,41819.2540,04029.2260,78439.3681,867
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers1,16024.5351,03716.2533,81514.8630,91723.6149,12636.4875,876
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders23016.1433,57511.4123,72910.9122,68514.9531,10824.0650,043
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic22018.0237,48313.3727,80812.5726,14217.6736,74124.0950,126
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic34016.3233,94211.4023,72610.9522,78314.9431,07924.0650,054
Tool Grinders, Filers, and SharpenersN/A20.7943,24016.1733,63516.0733,42421.2744,23126.0854,249
Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other15017.9737,38114.0329,18312.3525,68817.5236,44023.8949,697
Prepress Technicians and Workers18020.7043,03815.8032,87414.8030,78220.5242,67828.0058,253
Printing Press Operators79020.7643,17512.6826,37111.5924,10521.3544,41429.9762,327
Print Binding and Finishing Workers23017.5236,44412.7426,49711.7124,35115.4232,08928.3959,066
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers51013.8028,69311.3323,56710.7122,26512.8826,77418.6738,827
Sewing Machine Operators17014.9631,13011.4423,79710.7622,36814.0929,30921.5644,835
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers24023.3048,44715.2231,65111.6724,26025.3552,73631.3165,117
Upholsterers2018.2637,98114.6430,43913.2827,60917.8337,08124.4450,833
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters46023.3948,64916.1833,66015.4832,18622.5946,98334.6672,097
Furniture Finishers4021.3144,31817.6136,62716.2533,80121.3444,39027.6557,510
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood5018.0837,59813.4527,97512.4325,85618.2137,87124.0049,928
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing15018.0637,54616.7434,80815.7832,82318.2337,92220.3842,386
Power Plant Operators3042.0387,42128.7359,76227.3456,85537.5778,15862.53130,060
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators8030.5363,49725.6653,38324.0850,08829.8161,98938.4279,932
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators28033.0768,79726.5955,32125.6253,29132.9768,58140.6884,612
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders19021.2144,11215.8532,97514.6730,51820.3442,31129.6361,632
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and TendersN/A14.6830,52310.3421,50310.3421,50710.3521,52223.7549,402
Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and TendersN/A18.4638,40713.3527,76412.0124,96918.9939,48824.5050,974
Grinding and Polishing Workers, HandN/A17.3236,01710.9922,86910.3421,51117.8537,13124.6551,267
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders30021.3044,30616.1033,49015.0531,28619.7541,08231.1964,861
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders23018.9239,35315.7732,81214.5530,26618.6538,79524.1650,246
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders5016.4134,11911.4023,71710.8222,50414.8930,97824.3750,680
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders2016.9535,25613.1427,33712.2225,42017.1335,63022.2346,237
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers3,03024.4950,95015.0931,37413.5228,11823.1548,16638.1879,419
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal WorkersN/A19.1139,75116.5334,37815.8232,90918.1137,67225.4252,875
Dental Laboratory Technicians9025.4552,93617.2135,77916.4334,17924.3550,64938.3279,701
Medical Appliance Technicians4023.1548,15115.9633,19114.7730,72021.4944,70334.8972,577
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians10016.3734,04712.9726,96712.3125,61115.5832,40120.2942,194
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders46017.1035,56712.2125,40011.1123,10915.5732,38224.4650,888
Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders33019.7241,02415.6932,62814.4630,09018.5038,46727.4457,078
Painters, Transportation Equipment7031.7766,08321.2944,28817.8337,09228.3158,89360.09124,998
Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers2019.4040,34513.9028,92013.0527,15018.0337,50829.3961,120
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators4017.5536,51112.7526,52111.7824,50216.2633,82023.9749,864
Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders2018.9639,42115.6432,53914.3429,82618.8739,26324.2950,517
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders7015.1431,49611.6224,16811.0222,92113.9829,07820.7543,159
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and PlasticN/A18.1437,71816.6434,62315.5932,42717.9237,28622.5746,934
Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders29021.1744,02016.3634,01215.7732,80820.1641,93629.5861,531
Helpers--Production Workers72016.1633,60911.5924,10710.9622,80015.7032,66823.2148,276
Production Workers, All Other70018.0237,49212.6126,23611.5824,07117.3035,97124.8451,665
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 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations -North Central WDA 1Q2018
Occupations
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Occupational WagesWage Percentile Ranges
MedianAverageEntry Level10th90th
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Transportation and Material Moving Occupations32,06018.7438,97012.0925,13411.0623,01317.1335,62728.8259,952
Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors4022.5546,90316.6434,60515.2831,78520.4742,59533.6269,938
First-line supervisors of transportation and material moving workers, except aircraft cargo handling supervisors1,41029.3160,95618.8039,10416.8435,02428.5059,28743.6290,728
Commercial Pilots40N/A139,569N/A71,682N/A49,079N/A155,651N/A207,769
Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity84021.9945,73517.0935,53016.2333,75019.8041,19530.8764,192
Bus Drivers, School or Special Client2,91017.0835,52112.9626,95811.3323,56817.0835,51822.8747,565
Driver/Sales Workers78015.2331,66110.6422,12210.4321,70911.9424,84025.9854,038
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers4,38023.9149,74219.0539,62417.4436,27723.7049,28131.2564,996
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers3,32019.1739,88712.5126,02411.4223,75917.4036,17630.3163,031
Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs1,24013.5128,09411.2923,48810.6322,11412.3525,69118.5138,502
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other60014.9030,99111.3323,55910.5922,02712.0425,04824.6651,280
Parking Lot AttendantsN/A13.4928,05710.5021,83210.4321,70811.7624,45321.1944,060
Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants14013.8728,85311.4123,74110.8922,65613.1927,43318.6038,695
Transportation Inspectors7048.20100,25126.2254,53112.3525,69851.98108,11667.37140,139
Transportation Workers, All Other11017.9537,34211.6324,19111.0923,07414.8030,78429.9162,224
Crane and Tower OperatorsN/A31.8966,32019.7341,03017.1235,60434.1871,09445.6895,017
Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline OperatorsN/A22.0545,88117.2135,80316.4934,28422.4446,67528.1658,564
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators83019.7641,10714.4229,99113.7428,58618.4238,30629.1860,703
Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment92014.4430,03411.1323,14810.4421,71913.3427,74720.3942,406
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand8,88016.1133,52211.6124,14310.9322,73814.7730,72223.8549,613
Machine Feeders and OffbearersN/A15.6132,46113.3227,69212.5026,00614.5430,26220.6943,027
Packers and Packagers, Hand3,96018.0037,44311.7824,50011.0723,04116.3233,93927.7157,651
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors18020.5742,77015.8933,04614.1829,50420.1141,83626.3654,843
Material Moving Workers, All OtherN/A16.3634,03311.7224,38410.4421,71815.0231,24920.4842,597
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