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Estimated employment5,450
Mean wage14.51
Entry wage11.79
10th percentile wage10.63
50th percentile wage14.11
90th percentile wage18.70
 Top Employing Industries
 Industry Employment  Percent 
Financial Activities5,23096.0%
Professional and Business Services1202.2%
 Best Paying Industries
 Industry Employment  Median Wage 
Financial Activities5,23014.52
Professional and Business Services12014.28
Tellers (43-3071)
Receive and pay out money. Keep records of money and negotiable instruments involved in a financial institution's various transactions.
Median Wage History
YearThis OccupationCompared to Occupational Group  Difference 
Current$14.51 $19.79  -$5.27
2013$14.43+.6%$19.67 +.6%-$5.24
2012$14.14+2.0%$19.28 +2.0%-$5.14
2011$13.90+1.7%$18.95 +1.7%-$5.05
2010$13.65+1.8%$18.61 +1.8%-$4.96
2009$13.43+1.6%$18.31 +1.6%-$4.88
2008$13.18+1.9%$17.97 +1.9%-$4.79
2007$12.82+2.8%$17.48 +2.8%-$4.65
2006$12.41+3.3%$16.92 +3.3%-$4.51
2005$12.01+3.3%$16.38 +3.3%-$4.36
YearThis OccupationCompared to All Occupations  Difference 
Current$14.51 $26.43  -$11.91
2013$14.43+.6%$26.36 +.3%-$11.93
2012$14.14+2.0%$25.83 +2.1%-$11.68
2011$13.90+1.7%$25.38 +1.7%-$11.48
2010$13.65+1.8%$24.99 +1.6%-$11.34
2009$13.43+1.6%$24.57 +1.7%-$11.13
2008$13.18+1.9%$24.23 +1.4%-$11.05
2007$12.82+2.8%$23.61 +2.6%-$10.79
2006$12.41+3.3%$22.86 +3.3%-$10.45
2005$12.01+3.3%$22.15 +3.2%-$10.13

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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