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Estimated employment3,100
Mean wage31.47
Entry wage21.09
10th percentile wage19.18
50th percentile wage29.90
90th percentile wage45.98
 Top Employing Industries
 Industry Employment  Percent 
Education and Health Services2,11068.0%
Other Services46014.8%
Public Adminsitration33010.6%
Professional and Business Services1805.7%
Leisure and Hospitality200.7%
 Best Paying Industries
 Industry Employment  Median Wage 
Leisure and Hospitality2037.84
Public Adminsitration33036.93
Professional and Business Services18035.78
Other Services46034.47
Education and Health Services2,11029.51
Social and Community Service Managers (11-9151)
Plan, organize, or coordinate the activities of a social service program or community outreach organization. Oversee the program or organization's budget and policies regarding participant involvement, program requirements, and benefits. Work may involve directing social workers, counselors, or probation officers.
Median Wage History
YearThis OccupationCompared to Occupational Group  Difference 
Current$31.47 $60.58  -$29.11
2013$31.36+.3%$60.38 +.3%-$29.02
2012$30.60+2.5%$58.92 +2.5%-$28.31
2011$30.10+1.7%$57.96 +1.7%-$27.85
2010$29.63+1.6%$57.06 +1.6%-$27.42
2009$29.00+2.2%$55.85 +2.2%-$26.84
2008$28.80+.7%$55.44 +.7%-$26.64
2007$27.91+3.2%$53.73 +3.2%-$25.82
2006$26.99+3.4%$51.96 +3.4%-$24.97
2005$26.18+3.1%$50.40 +3.1%-$24.22
YearThis OccupationCompared to All Occupations  Difference 
Current$31.47 $26.43  $5.04
2013$31.36+.3%$26.36 +.3%$5.00
2012$30.60+2.5%$25.83 +2.1%$4.77
2011$30.10+1.7%$25.38 +1.7%$4.72
2010$29.63+1.6%$24.99 +1.6%$4.65
2009$29.00+2.2%$24.57 +1.7%$4.44
2008$28.80+.7%$24.23 +1.4%$4.56
2007$27.91+3.2%$23.61 +2.6%$4.29
2006$26.99+3.4%$22.86 +3.3%$4.13
2005$26.18+3.1%$22.15 +3.2%$4.03

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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