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Estimated employment3,050
Mean wage12.30
Entry wage9.26
10th percentile wage8.93
50th percentile wage11.30
90th percentile wage17.65
 Top Employing Industries
 Industry Employment  Percent 
Other Services1,41046.1%
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities1,13037.2%
Manufacturing1705.4%
Financial Activities1505.0%
Professional and Business Services702.4%
 Best Paying Industries
 Industry Employment  Median Wage 
Manufacturing17015.18
Leisure and Hospitality14.73
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities1,13013.68
Professional and Business Services7012.45
Public Adminsitration1012.12
Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment (53-7061)
Wash or otherwise clean vehicles, machinery, and other equipment. Use such materials as water, cleaning agents, brushes, cloths, and hoses. Exclude "Janitors and Cleaners, ex. Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners" (37-2011).
Median Wage History
YearThis OccupationCompared to Occupational Group  Difference 
Current$12.30 $17.09  -$4.79
2013$12.22+.6%$16.99 +.6%-$4.76
2012$12.03+1.6%$16.72 +1.6%-$4.69
2011$11.75+2.4%$16.33 +2.4%-$4.58
2010$11.60+1.2%$16.13 +1.2%-$4.52
2009$11.39+1.9%$15.83 +1.9%-$4.44
2008$11.20+1.7%$15.57 +1.7%-$4.36
2007$10.90+2.8%$15.15 +2.8%-$4.25
2006$10.61+2.7%$14.75 +2.7%-$4.13
2005$10.34+2.6%$14.38 +2.6%-$4.03
YearThis OccupationCompared to All Occupations  Difference 
Current$12.30 $26.43  -$14.12
2013$12.22+.6%$26.36 +.3%-$14.13
2012$12.03+1.6%$25.83 +2.1%-$13.80
2011$11.75+2.4%$25.38 +1.7%-$13.63
2010$11.60+1.2%$24.99 +1.6%-$13.38
2009$11.39+1.9%$24.57 +1.7%-$13.17
2008$11.20+1.7%$24.23 +1.4%-$13.03
2007$10.90+2.8%$23.61 +2.6%-$12.71
2006$10.61+2.7%$22.86 +3.3%-$12.24
2005$10.34+2.6%$22.15 +3.2%-$11.80

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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