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Estimated employment3,450
Mean wage61.10
Entry wage43.23
10th percentile wage39.18
50th percentile wage59.48
90th percentile wage84.21
 Top Employing Industries
 Industry Employment  Percent 
Manufacturing2,13061.8%
Professional and Business Services89025.8%
Financial Activities1504.2%
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities1303.8%
Public Adminsitration1002.9%
 Best Paying Industries
 Industry Employment  Median Wage 
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities13069.77
Financial Activities15066.09
Manufacturing2,13062.22
Professional and Business Services89058.24
Education and Health Services2054.22
Architectural and Engineering Managers (11-9041)
Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as architecture and engineering or research and development in these fields. Excludes ""Natural Sciences Managers"" (11-91
Median Wage History
YearThis OccupationCompared to Occupational Group  Difference 
Current$61.10 $60.58  $0.51
2013$60.89+.3%$60.38 +.3%$0.51
2012$59.42+2.5%$58.92 +2.5%$0.50
2011$58.45+1.7%$57.96 +1.7%$0.49
2010$57.54+1.6%$57.06 +1.6%$0.48
2009$56.32+2.2%$55.85 +2.2%$0.47
2008$55.91+.7%$55.44 +.7%$0.47
2007$54.18+3.2%$53.73 +3.2%$0.46
2006$52.41+3.4%$51.96 +3.4%$0.44
2005$50.83+3.1%$50.40 +3.1%$0.43
YearThis OccupationCompared to All Occupations  Difference 
Current$61.10 $26.43  $34.67
2013$60.89+.3%$26.36 +.3%$34.53
2012$59.42+2.5%$25.83 +2.1%$33.59
2011$58.45+1.7%$25.38 +1.7%$33.07
2010$57.54+1.6%$24.99 +1.6%$32.55
2009$56.32+2.2%$24.57 +1.7%$31.75
2008$55.91+.7%$24.23 +1.4%$31.68
2007$54.18+3.2%$23.61 +2.6%$30.57
2006$52.41+3.4%$22.86 +3.3%$29.55
2005$50.83+3.1%$22.15 +3.2%$28.68

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 percent of workers earn between this wage range, 10 percent earn less while 10 percent earn more.

Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2014
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