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PINC-06. Occupation of Longest Job in 2008 -- People 15 Years Old and Over, by Total Money Earnings in 2008, Work Experience in 2008, Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands. People 15 years old and over as of March of the following year. A.O.I.C. stands for alone or in combination)

  Total with earnings $1 to $2,499 or loss $2,500 to $4,999 $5,000 to $7,499 $7,500 to $9,999 $10,000 to $12,499 $12,500 to $14,999 $15,000 to $17,499 $17,500 to $19,999 $20,000 to $22,499 $22,500 to $24,999 $25,000 to $27,499 $27,500 to $29,999
Both Sexes
Total Work Experience
15 Years and Over
All Races
  Total 158,577 8,464 6,308 6,614 4,875 8,126 4,280 7,447 4,435 9,031 4,575 7,587 3,915
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
55,423 1,498 920 1,137 751 1,540 795 1,338 800 1,791 912 1,683 942
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
22,904 414 246 316 218 479 212 462 269 612 336 637 372
  Management occupations 16,291 302 159 225 160 321 171 325 182 456 224 442 266
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
2,798 24 12 11 8 12 22 33 6 40 15 31 35
    Legislators 43 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
    All other Managers 13,450 275 144 213 152 309 149 292 176 416 209 411 231
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
6,613 112 87 91 58 158 41 137 87 155 113 195 105
    Business Operations Specialists 3,202 51 41 43 32 81 22 61 47 84 68 74 59
    Financial Specialists 3,411 61 46 49 26 77 19 76 40 71 45 121 47
 Professional and related occupations 32,519 1,084 674 821 533 1,061 583 875 530 1,180 576 1,045 571
  Computer and mathematical occupations 3,772 42 44 39 23 75 18 37 27 41 27 58 41
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
3,598 42 44 38 23 71 18 35 24 41 27 56 38
    Actuaries 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
153 0 0 0 0 4 0 2 3 0 0 2 3
  Architecture and engineering occupations 2,877 23 10 19 21 33 19 26 19 55 18 85 26
    Architects, except naval 201 0 0 7 0 5 7 0 2 4 0 2 0
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
56 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
    Engineers 1,934 11 1 1 10 24 5 15 5 26 9 45 11
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
686 10 6 10 10 4 6 11 12 25 9 37 12
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
1,407 33 18 26 15 9 23 46 9 44 23 29 22
    Astronomers and Physicists 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Economists 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 194 9 4 0 1 1 0 22 0 4 2 5 0
    All other scientists 895 10 3 13 9 5 14 15 5 28 17 15 16
    Science technicians 286 14 10 13 5 3 9 10 4 12 4 6 6
  Community and social services occupations 2,429 71 68 70 34 90 62 77 52 104 80 154 73
  Legal occupations 1,718 30 9 23 9 38 5 17 19 52 32 24 36
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 1,093 18 1 14 4 11 1 7 9 9 7 12 4
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
625 12 7 9 5 28 4 9 10 42 25 12 33
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
9,585 489 337 405 286 484 296 422 244 474 196 319 162
    Postsecondary teachers 1,352 51 31 59 38 62 34 54 29 68 18 33 14
    All other teachers 6,691 331 214 244 162 255 145 249 84 274 122 216 108
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
1,541 107 92 102 85 167 117 119 131 131 56 69 40
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
2,962 307 102 138 67 170 68 81 37 129 58 96 55
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
7,769 89 86 101 78 162 94 169 123 280 142 281 156
    Doctors 1,127 7 2 2 1 9 3 13 0 18 4 4 4
    Nurses 3,613 39 36 43 24 50 47 55 42 100 52 113 72
    All other health and technical occupations 3,030 43 48 56 53 104 44 101 82 163 86 163 80
Service occupations 27,931 2,983 2,149 2,218 1,643 2,552 1,315 2,200 1,141 2,145 951 1,385 686
 Healthcare support occupations 3,483 154 170 174 170 253 138 270 205 366 203 266 156
 Protective service occupations 3,277 164 120 114 64 110 47 142 52 133 92 129 84
  Supervisors 288 0 0 1 2 0 4 2 0 0 0 6 3
  Fire fighters and Police 1,093 14 3 4 3 10 8 2 3 19 15 26 12
  All other protective service occupations 1,897 150 118 109 59 100 35 138 49 114 77 96 69
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
9,181 1,248 965 944 686 1,023 524 794 388 717 265 377 185
  Supervisors 655 21 33 37 30 59 23 64 39 76 42 55 27
  Chefs and Cooks 2,779 239 208 250 192 356 206 275 131 260 114 118 67
  All other food preparation occupations 5,747 988 723 657 463 608 296 454 218 381 108 205 92
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
6,169 562 388 466 313 628 321 612 308 540 236 333 164
  Supervisors 583 21 13 11 9 30 25 27 33 19 19 41 21
  All other maintenance occupations 5,586 540 375 455 304 599 296 585 275 521 217 292 143
 Personal care and service occupations 5,821 856 506 520 411 538 285 382 188 390 156 281 96
  Supervisors 380 12 15 6 20 10 4 19 4 37 10 25 6
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
5,441 844 491 514 391 528 281 363 184 353 145 255 91
Sales and office occupations 38,386 2,452 2,008 1,961 1,387 2,228 1,154 1,970 1,209 2,460 1,470 2,383 1,160
 Sales and related occupations 17,875 1,450 1,227 1,028 823 1,188 549 959 508 887 404 831 389
  Supervisors 4,867 135 90 87 62 151 59 199 141 253 141 278 167
  Cashiers 3,775 631 541 498 355 407 190 294 123 201 93 112 27
  Insurance sales agents 542 4 14 13 14 16 0 14 14 20 12 20 12
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 1,018 46 54 30 27 52 26 50 18 39 14 68 20
  All other sales and related occupations 7,673 633 528 398 364 562 275 401 212 374 143 353 163
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
20,511 1,001 781 933 564 1,040 605 1,010 701 1,573 1,066 1,552 771
  Supervisors 1,750 11 18 31 10 29 26 53 20 71 66 94 71
  Postal workers 555 3 6 4 7 4 0 9 0 15 9 9 0
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
18,206 988 756 898 547 1,006 579 948 681 1,486 992 1,449 700
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
16,367 593 499 553 498 789 378 754 447 1,192 476 850 487
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1,225 141 104 112 41 106 55 65 67 153 35 60 32
  Supervisors 53 0 0 1 0 5 0 2 0 8 3 1 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
1,172 141 104 111 41 100 55 63 67 144 32 59 32
 Construction and extraction occupations 9,549 350 290 320 322 500 232 508 256 767 243 509 272
  Construction 9,308 347 285 317 319 488 232 507 253 756 241 501 266
    Supervisors 833 8 10 15 9 7 4 11 1 31 11 17 7
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 223 8 15 17 13 5 3 18 0 13 13 17 18
    Carpenters 1,647 59 38 55 55 102 33 73 65 190 63 109 67
    Electricians 910 14 6 4 8 16 3 18 3 59 11 34 36
    Painters and paperhangers 697 38 39 45 27 62 30 48 39 66 19 43 14
    Sheet metal workers 144 4 2 2 0 2 0 5 3 8 6 7 8
    Structural iron and steel workers 92 3 5 0 4 2 1 2 0 3 6 0 0
    All other constrution trades 4,761 213 170 179 204 292 158 332 141 385 113 274 117
  Extraction workers 241 3 5 3 3 12 0 1 3 11 2 8 6
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
5,592 101 106 121 136 183 90 181 125 273 199 282 183
  Supervisors 385 7 3 0 3 0 0 1 4 11 9 12 9
  Aircraft mechanics and service 142 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 5 1 5 6
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
1,522 44 12 30 53 65 34 56 31 71 65 72 78
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
420 4 10 11 11 4 3 5 5 47 22 19 7
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
376 4 5 14 5 5 11 7 5 8 12 25 11
  All other occupations 2,749 42 75 66 61 109 42 112 80 132 91 149 73
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
19,646 933 728 737 591 1,003 626 1,163 825 1,409 758 1,248 609
 Production occupations 9,506 342 301 248 231 446 302 542 420 690 390 649 319
  Supervisors 837 4 2 10 0 7 14 6 20 22 16 27 14
  All other occupations 8,669 338 299 237 231 439 288 536 401 668 374 622 305
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
10,139 591 427 490 360 557 324 622 404 718 368 599 289
  Supervisors 231 2 6 0 3 2 2 10 3 3 8 12 10
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 150 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 3 1 3 0
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
41 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 4,976 143 156 187 136 238 132 269 169 362 154 322 145
  Rail and subway workers 146 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 8 4 0 0 4
  Ship captains and engineers 51 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  All other transportation occupations 4,544 439 265 300 222 313 186 336 225 346 205 260 131
Armed Forces 825 5 5 7 5 14 12 23 13 33 8 37 31

 

  $30,000 to $32,499 $32,500 to $34,999 $35,000 to $37,499 $37,500 to $39,999 $40,000 to $42,499 $42,500 to $44,999 $45,000 to $47,499 $47,500 to $49,999 $50,000 to $52,499 $52,500 to $54,999 $55,000 to $57,499 $57,500 to $59,999 $60,000 to $62,499
Both Sexes
Total Work Experience
15 Years and Over
All Races
  Total 9,208 2,734 7,139 2,802 7,383 1,853 4,714 2,160 6,670 1,426 3,005 1,125 4,478
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
2,507 854 2,295 1,015 2,915 833 2,110 1,032 3,167 733 1,582 637 2,381
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
1,036 317 906 411 1,208 273 813 382 1,348 269 609 223 1,014
  Management occupations 659 230 571 237 755 179 546 215 874 183 389 153 740
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
78 32 40 38 77 41 109 33 138 20 46 27 105
    Legislators 1 3 0 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 0
    All other Managers 580 196 531 199 678 135 436 181 735 164 342 124 635
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
377 87 335 174 453 94 268 167 474 85 220 70 274
    Business Operations Specialists 152 36 175 80 211 58 146 88 256 61 94 38 131
    Financial Specialists 225 51 160 95 242 36 122 79 218 25 127 32 143
 Professional and related occupations 1,471 537 1,389 604 1,707 560 1,297 651 1,818 464 973 414 1,367
  Computer and mathematical occupations 116 43 92 63 145 49 121 58 197 48 116 73 181
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
115 42 89 61 141 42 117 57 191 46 113 73 178
    Actuaries 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
0 1 4 3 5 7 4 1 6 2 1 0 2
  Architecture and engineering occupations 68 25 88 24 117 38 75 34 155 51 100 33 179
    Architects, except naval 5 0 5 0 12 4 7 3 14 0 21 2 9
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
2 4 4 0 6 0 6 1 3 1 3 1 0
    Engineers 25 8 41 5 52 16 34 12 63 35 57 23 128
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
36 13 37 19 46 18 28 18 75 15 18 7 43
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
48 24 65 33 78 31 86 33 73 15 25 23 68
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Economists 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 3 4 3 7 2 0 12 0 13 3 6 0 21
    All other scientists 26 12 36 22 49 18 60 25 45 9 13 19 37
    Science technicians 19 8 25 4 27 13 14 8 13 3 6 4 11
  Community and social services occupations 163 73 183 88 180 44 96 54 135 47 71 18 68
  Legal occupations 47 36 48 19 63 16 42 17 93 14 42 13 76
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 6 6 8 1 24 6 15 6 47 2 26 7 36
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
41 31 40 18 40 10 28 11 46 13 16 6 40
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
417 154 439 202 521 201 463 245 523 176 268 115 292
    Postsecondary teachers 55 21 32 25 52 23 34 15 62 20 18 5 30
    All other teachers 318 118 365 166 436 164 408 223 440 147 229 97 252
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
44 15 41 12 32 14 21 7 21 9 20 13 10
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
203 52 141 50 130 46 79 44 129 21 70 36 105
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
409 129 335 124 473 134 336 165 512 93 282 103 399
    Doctors 13 4 7 3 29 4 26 17 42 5 24 3 30
    Nurses 212 72 167 77 249 79 173 95 296 56 155 52 259
    All other health and technical occupations 184 52 161 44 194 51 137 53 175 33 103 48 110
Service occupations 1,422 423 888 306 740 139 321 134 470 90 170 60 227
 Healthcare support occupations 316 111 177 46 95 17 36 12 35 13 12 4 18
 Protective service occupations 198 71 158 60 199 34 102 47 170 37 87 37 129
  Supervisors 6 14 20 2 21 1 13 12 30 3 7 2 7
  Fire fighters and Police 37 12 44 23 86 16 28 23 90 17 46 23 72
  All other protective service occupations 155 46 94 34 91 17 61 12 50 17 34 12 50
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
282 90 196 57 118 18 50 19 64 20 19 7 17
  Supervisors 36 7 27 3 12 6 10 8 22 3 4 3 2
  Chefs and Cooks 65 19 91 28 37 11 27 5 17 2 7 0 7
  All other food preparation occupations 182 64 78 25 69 2 13 6 25 15 8 3 8
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
331 86 177 82 171 40 67 35 102 11 31 10 25
  Supervisors 44 5 34 20 35 11 27 11 37 5 10 5 13
  All other maintenance occupations 286 81 143 62 137 29 40 24 64 7 21 5 13
 Personal care and service occupations 296 65 180 62 156 29 66 21 99 9 20 2 37
  Supervisors 28 3 38 9 33 2 11 0 31 1 2 0 4
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
268 62 142 54 124 28 55 21 68 8 19 2 33
Sales and office occupations 2,516 715 1,918 783 1,692 439 1,041 407 1,382 254 574 191 769
 Sales and related occupations 876 183 608 242 584 140 442 178 653 101 290 99 408
  Supervisors 389 77 287 107 245 74 202 71 298 47 87 56 187
  Cashiers 71 23 59 18 36 2 7 12 20 0 9 0 2
  Insurance sales agents 33 5 27 18 30 7 14 11 33 5 26 1 20
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 64 11 22 6 36 7 43 11 53 6 23 7 36
  All other sales and related occupations 318 67 212 94 237 51 176 73 249 43 145 34 164
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
1,640 532 1,310 541 1,108 300 600 229 729 153 284 92 361
  Supervisors 140 50 135 73 185 32 67 22 130 31 47 17 79
  Postal workers 22 0 19 9 47 16 44 13 123 30 57 10 52
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
1,478 482 1,156 459 875 251 489 194 476 91 181 66 229
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
1,230 315 901 295 984 180 587 275 823 182 345 111 584
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 63 9 37 16 37 8 11 1 14 3 2 3 12
  Supervisors 3 1 3 1 8 0 2 1 0 0 0 3 1
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
59 8 34 15 28 8 9 0 14 3 2 0 11
 Construction and extraction occupations 786 182 526 157 591 96 289 151 439 76 186 45 329
  Construction 775 177 520 153 578 95 282 149 415 72 158 41 314
    Supervisors 38 23 43 40 100 16 31 11 77 6 30 5 53
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 29 4 6 1 3 0 5 4 2 1 4 1 7
    Carpenters 152 26 150 23 91 7 36 33 70 9 10 3 34
    Electricians 63 11 45 22 82 13 34 31 67 14 31 11 77
    Painters and paperhangers 51 9 26 3 46 8 9 0 26 2 9 0 12
    Sheet metal workers 22 0 12 0 5 2 8 0 5 0 7 2 3
    Structural iron and steel workers 13 0 5 1 3 2 9 0 9 0 0 0 13
    All other constrution trades 407 105 233 63 249 47 150 70 158 39 67 19 116
  Extraction workers 11 5 7 4 12 1 7 2 24 4 28 4 15
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
381 124 338 121 357 76 286 122 369 103 157 63 243
  Supervisors 23 9 28 4 23 7 20 10 15 12 19 9 19
  Aircraft mechanics and service 10 0 14 6 7 8 4 15 9 0 2 0 10
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
116 43 104 31 85 24 101 28 102 16 50 13 45
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
44 5 19 10 25 5 21 7 38 5 10 10 18
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
25 1 22 8 21 8 19 4 20 6 9 0 19
  All other occupations 164 66 151 61 197 24 121 58 186 65 68 32 132
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
1,456 425 1,080 370 1,011 250 604 297 760 165 301 123 466
 Production occupations 782 244 603 164 518 136 289 126 408 89 153 56 215
  Supervisors 60 28 52 14 57 19 33 19 85 18 37 21 49
  All other occupations 722 215 552 150 461 118 256 107 323 71 116 35 166
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
674 181 476 206 493 114 315 172 352 76 148 67 251
  Supervisors 0 3 22 7 23 0 21 0 18 1 5 5 11
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 4 0 10 0 13 0 2 0 0 0 5 3 4
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 12 0 0 0 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 367 107 270 124 267 65 204 124 218 52 108 24 167
  Rail and subway workers 6 6 1 3 6 4 11 0 6 1 2 3 10
  Ship captains and engineers 2 1 3 2 0 1 1 0 2 2 0 0 0
  All other transportation occupations 295 65 168 70 184 40 76 48 96 19 28 32 59
Armed Forces 78 2 58 32 41 12 52 15 69 2 32 3 52

 

  $62,500 to $64,999 $65,000 to $67,499 $67,500 to $69,999 $70,000 to $72,499 $72,500 to $74,999 $75,000 to $77,499 $77,500 to $79,999 $80,000 to $82,499 $82,500 to $84,999 $85,000 to $87,499 $87,500 to $89,999 $90,000 to $92,499 $92,500 to $94,999
Both Sexes
Total Work Experience
15 Years and Over
All Races
  Total 886 2,509 778 2,919 600 2,123 581 2,138 401 1,134 354 1,407 225
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
504 1,515 451 1,814 373 1,336 344 1,378 259 772 225 978 146
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
191 647 209 793 170 648 145 659 122 365 106 483 75
  Management occupations 140 406 142 567 117 539 100 447 97 266 91 363 57
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
23 51 19 112 7 84 23 54 8 57 8 74 8
    Legislators 2 0 0 2 0 6 1 1 2 1 0 0 0
    All other Managers 116 354 123 454 110 449 75 392 87 209 83 289 48
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
51 241 68 226 53 109 46 212 24 99 14 120 18
    Business Operations Specialists 32 118 42 99 36 55 20 86 11 45 9 57 14
    Financial Specialists 19 123 25 127 17 54 26 126 13 54 6 64 4
 Professional and related occupations 312 868 241 1,021 203 688 199 719 138 407 119 495 71
  Computer and mathematical occupations 30 184 44 176 47 150 53 141 38 120 20 110 15
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
26 172 35 162 47 146 45 129 38 114 19 107 15
    Actuaries 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
2 12 9 10 0 3 7 10 0 5 2 3 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 46 103 33 159 32 97 25 126 24 89 21 102 17
    Architects, except naval 3 3 6 11 0 3 0 5 0 3 1 1 2
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
6 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
    Engineers 28 86 27 132 16 89 22 99 24 86 19 81 13
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
9 14 0 14 16 6 3 21 0 1 2 13 3
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
8 43 17 33 4 28 10 43 9 27 14 33 2
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
    Economists 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 2 3 3 9 0 10 0 9 0 12 3 4 0
    All other scientists 2 34 9 20 4 15 7 25 8 14 9 25 2
    Science technicians 3 5 5 5 0 3 3 8 0 0 0 4 0
  Community and social services occupations 22 44 14 53 6 20 9 19 5 8 2 9 8
  Legal occupations 27 28 4 53 11 36 5 33 4 6 1 28 4
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 11 13 3 46 11 33 3 25 4 6 0 28 4
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
16 14 0 7 0 3 2 8 0 0 1 0 0
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
76 203 45 230 45 133 42 122 16 76 26 91 11
    Postsecondary teachers 5 43 8 55 7 23 8 33 3 22 10 30 7
    All other teachers 68 147 35 166 36 103 28 81 11 54 16 58 3
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
3 13 3 9 2 6 6 8 3 0 0 3 1
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
18 54 19 53 9 39 14 58 0 24 4 30 1
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
86 210 65 265 49 184 41 178 41 58 30 93 13
    Doctors 4 6 1 9 9 33 3 23 5 11 2 15 5
    Nurses 45 149 44 176 25 99 29 94 12 24 23 36 7
    All other health and technical occupations 36 55 20 81 15 52 9 61 24 23 5 42 2
Service occupations 70 113 54 120 25 116 41 81 21 45 15 70 10
 Healthcare support occupations 5 9 0 4 3 8 9 4 0 3 0 0 0
 Protective service occupations 30 66 36 73 15 53 27 59 21 35 13 46 3
  Supervisors 5 5 7 9 6 8 5 15 6 12 0 11 0
  Fire fighters and Police 17 39 23 52 8 34 22 40 12 17 5 29 3
  All other protective service occupations 9 22 6 12 1 11 0 4 2 6 8 6 0
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
10 10 1 1 6 12 1 6 0 5 0 4 1
  Supervisors 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Chefs and Cooks 10 5 1 0 6 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  All other food preparation occupations 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 5 0 2 0
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
4 16 0 25 1 23 0 6 0 0 2 18 5
  Supervisors 4 3 0 10 1 3 0 3 0 0 2 7 5
  All other maintenance occupations 0 14 0 14 0 19 0 4 0 0 0 12 0
 Personal care and service occupations 20 12 17 17 0 19 4 6 0 2 0 2 1
  Supervisors 11 5 8 0 0 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
9 7 9 17 0 14 1 6 0 2 0 2 1
Sales and office occupations 143 375 85 398 89 301 57 300 56 115 43 184 25
 Sales and related occupations 80 209 44 269 58 231 30 217 43 70 29 132 17
  Supervisors 35 79 22 87 17 87 15 84 15 29 4 26 9
  Cashiers 5 5 0 10 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Insurance sales agents 4 7 3 16 8 8 0 15 2 0 2 8 0
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 8 12 0 35 1 23 3 20 4 3 0 21 0
  All other sales and related occupations 28 107 19 121 32 107 12 98 22 38 23 76 8
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
63 166 42 129 31 70 26 83 13 45 14 53 8
  Supervisors 9 30 15 33 12 13 1 34 2 14 1 9 2
  Postal workers 9 13 2 11 2 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
46 123 25 85 17 55 21 48 11 31 12 44 7
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
95 271 82 341 61 187 53 207 31 121 35 75 24
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 0 2 1 5 2 0 0 7 3 4 0 0 0
  Supervisors 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
0 2 0 3 0 0 0 7 0 4 0 0 0
 Construction and extraction occupations 34 142 42 186 20 115 25 122 17 65 15 40 16
  Construction 34 138 42 174 20 104 24 114 15 60 14 39 15
    Supervisors 6 18 11 26 0 28 2 17 3 21 3 13 4
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 2
    Carpenters 3 15 6 13 2 12 0 15 0 7 0 1 0
    Electricians 8 29 3 51 1 7 6 32 4 7 4 8 5
    Painters and paperhangers 1 2 0 4 0 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
    Sheet metal workers 3 5 2 0 0 6 2 1 0 0 0 2 0
    Structural iron and steel workers 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0
    All other constrution trades 13 67 20 74 17 42 14 48 3 23 7 10 3
  Extraction workers 1 4 0 12 0 11 1 8 2 6 1 1 0
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
60 127 40 151 39 72 28 78 11 52 20 34 8
  Supervisors 5 16 11 18 12 7 3 1 0 5 0 10 0
  Aircraft mechanics and service 0 2 1 11 0 8 0 5 0 0 0 1 1
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
17 25 3 19 5 13 8 15 0 4 9 8 0
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
2 9 0 10 2 0 10 3 4 6 3 0 0
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
1 9 5 16 6 9 3 15 1 6 0 2 3
  All other occupations 36 65 20 75 14 36 4 39 6 31 9 13 5
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
72 225 100 209 52 174 79 160 31 65 30 78 14
 Production occupations 39 113 57 97 23 92 35 86 22 36 8 40 5
  Supervisors 10 22 11 16 2 24 6 39 4 8 3 14 0
  All other occupations 29 91 46 80 21 68 29 48 18 28 5 26 5
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
33 112 42 112 29 82 44 73 9 29 22 37 9
  Supervisors 5 13 6 4 2 4 0 1 2 5 0 2 0
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 4 3 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 4 9 0 0
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 12 73 25 64 22 49 33 46 4 12 8 12 9
  Rail and subway workers 9 0 5 9 3 8 7 10 0 1 0 5 0
  Ship captains and engineers 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 0 0 0 3 0
  All other transportation occupations 3 20 6 33 3 17 0 6 1 7 4 12 0
Armed Forces 2 10 5 36 0 9 7 12 3 16 6 22 5

 

    Median earnings Mean earnings Gini ratio
$95,000 to $97,499 $97,500 to $99,999 $100,000 and over Value (Dol.) Standard error (Dol.) Value (Dol.) Standard error (Dol.) Ratio Standard error
Both Sexes
Total Work Experience
15 Years and Over
All Races
  Total 707 253 11,207 30,986 60 41,948 160 0.472 0.0024
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
486 197 8,477 50,034 176 63,179 355 0.407 0.0038
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
220 108 4,580 54,214 787 72,503 624 0.387 0.0059
  Management occupations 175 80 3,740 58,707 1,163 77,213 805 0.384 0.0069
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
27 15 1,195 82,157 2,428 115,801 2,610 0.260 0.0152
    Legislators 0 0 8 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other Managers 148 64 2,538 53,695 990 69,090 778 0.389 0.0076
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
45 28 840 50,065 400 60,897 838 0.382 0.0111
    Business Operations Specialists 30 13 348 49,805 668 56,725 932 0.353 0.0152
    Financial Specialists 15 15 492 50,220 510 64,814 1,365 0.401 0.0158
 Professional and related occupations 266 89 3,897 45,884 194 56,611 412 0.416 0.0050
  Computer and mathematical occupations 66 24 778 66,092 465 71,105 1,067 0.334 0.0134
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
60 24 737 65,761 488 70,768 1,100 0.334 0.0137
    Actuaries 0 0 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
6 0 31 70,371 1,762 72,213 3,008 0.275 0.0645
  Architecture and engineering occupations 59 27 575 66,233 729 74,651 1,466 0.324 0.0157
    Architects, except naval 5 0 47 58,030 2,512 90,472 11,052 0.378 0.0650
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Engineers 47 17 486 75,430 1,303 82,553 1,732 0.298 0.0190
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
7 10 42 46,831 1,488 50,068 1,330 0.299 0.0301
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
25 1 211 50,243 1,002 61,281 1,644 0.368 0.0229
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 1 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Economists 0 0 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Psychologists and Sociologists 4 0 12 55,540 4,293 53,556 2,443 0.321 0.0514
    All other scientists 21 0 179 53,286 2,607 68,928 2,351 0.351 0.0288
    Science technicians 0 0 2 37,091 1,974 37,238 1,486 0.314 0.0421
  Community and social services occupations 8 4 46 35,591 377 37,419 731 0.332 0.0158
  Legal occupations 3 7 647 65,972 3,143 105,532 3,503 0.323 0.0194
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 3 6 610 100,000 (NA) 140,896 5,071 0.148 0.0225
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
0 1 37 38,215 1,571 43,659 1,433 0.334 0.0343
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
56 9 276 35,617 312 37,682 352 0.398 0.0080
    Postsecondary teachers 16 4 193 42,376 1,546 53,255 1,424 0.441 0.0227
    All other teachers 40 4 75 39,631 589 38,299 367 0.345 0.0087
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
0 0 9 17,086 458 21,343 555 0.426 0.0216
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
11 4 212 32,152 414 44,552 1,546 0.506 0.0182
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
38 14 1,150 50,091 398 65,183 947 0.396 0.0107
    Doctors 4 3 722 100,000 (NA) 157,611 4,688 0.059 0.0209
    Nurses 22 6 208 50,071 508 51,093 566 0.279 0.0126
    All other health and technical occupations 12 5 220 40,669 395 47,616 929 0.375 0.0159
Service occupations 39 11 342 16,257 106 21,155 173 0.473 0.0054
 Healthcare support occupations 0 0 19 21,414 225 22,681 347 0.344 0.0135
 Protective service occupations 25 11 187 36,906 507 42,416 654 0.398 0.0139
  Supervisors 2 1 39 56,071 4,511 65,208 2,207 0.271 0.0477
  Fire fighters and Police 22 9 122 57,946 1,624 61,890 1,169 0.275 0.0239
  All other protective service occupations 0 0 25 25,041 708 27,739 610 0.415 0.0181
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
4 0 47 11,831 131 15,531 301 0.472 0.0106
  Supervisors 1 0 2 20,737 471 22,105 633 0.337 0.0305
  Chefs and Cooks 1 0 11 14,244 358 16,966 365 0.411 0.0162
  All other food preparation occupations 2 0 34 10,175 174 14,088 440 0.511 0.0158
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
0 0 31 16,662 179 19,731 294 0.415 0.0104
  Supervisors 0 0 20 31,234 761 36,038 1,521 0.366 0.0347
  All other maintenance occupations 0 0 11 15,959 179 18,028 271 0.402 0.0106
 Personal care and service occupations 11 0 59 13,201 375 18,649 341 0.496 0.0119
  Supervisors 3 0 16 31,897 2,066 39,511 2,757 0.417 0.0525
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
7 0 43 12,275 195 17,191 297 0.488 0.0117
Sales and office occupations 100 18 1,573 25,938 115 33,477 268 0.468 0.0050
 Sales and related occupations 68 16 1,315 24,463 463 38,411 526 0.540 0.0074
  Supervisors 33 7 427 36,761 339 48,531 931 0.413 0.0136
  Cashiers 0 1 16 9,021 242 12,799 446 0.504 0.0179
  Insurance sales agents 2 2 81 43,750 2,517 64,816 4,447 0.443 0.0414
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 4 0 115 32,716 2,038 53,313 2,628 0.501 0.0304
  All other sales and related occupations 29 7 676 24,060 854 40,749 898 0.552 0.0110
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
32 2 258 26,580 129 29,178 197 0.365 0.0056
  Supervisors 8 0 60 39,180 796 42,179 642 0.281 0.0186
  Postal workers 0 0 2 50,807 268 46,955 762 0.166 0.0277
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
25 2 196 25,382 130 27,386 207 0.369 0.0060
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
33 9 412 31,355 145 36,287 321 0.385 0.0065
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1 0 15 17,072 747 20,129 691 0.461 0.0255
  Supervisors 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
1 0 15 16,374 762 19,382 697 0.466 0.0268
 Construction and extraction occupations 25 8 255 30,661 174 35,995 492 0.403 0.0090
  Construction 24 8 243 30,463 174 35,638 501 0.404 0.0092
    Supervisors 4 0 72 46,967 2,002 55,350 1,636 0.320 0.0300
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 0 5 25,901 1,296 30,910 2,642 0.445 0.0687
    Carpenters 0 4 18 27,120 566 30,586 1,134 0.356 0.0214
    Electricians 0 1 28 45,454 1,849 52,092 2,680 0.338 0.0332
    Painters and paperhangers 0 0 8 20,768 556 24,784 978 0.411 0.0321
    Sheet metal workers 7 1 2 35,700 2,483 42,468 2,288 0.313 0.0625
    Structural iron and steel workers 0 0 4 41,378 4,837 41,419 2,898 0.318 0.0753
    All other constrution trades 13 1 107 26,778 352 32,282 613 0.414 0.0128
  Extraction workers 1 0 12 51,529 903 49,797 1,926 0.293 0.0474
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
7 0 142 37,299 406 40,325 374 0.321 0.0100
  Supervisors 4 0 37 51,856 1,987 56,323 1,911 0.287 0.0415
  Aircraft mechanics and service 0 0 7 47,812 2,114 51,755 2,441 0.257 0.0672
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
0 0 27 34,497 1,040 36,330 626 0.313 0.0189
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
0 0 7 36,839 1,843 39,562 1,208 0.298 0.0354
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
0 0 26 42,396 2,088 47,950 1,759 0.337 0.0405
  All other occupations 3 0 37 36,853 487 38,782 502 0.319 0.0137
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
44 18 358 27,101 157 32,485 334 0.405 0.0064
 Production occupations 25 11 152 28,991 427 33,504 479 0.380 0.0091
  Supervisors 6 4 34 49,363 1,493 53,659 2,635 0.301 0.0305
  All other occupations 19 6 118 27,097 209 31,557 453 0.377 0.0095
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
19 8 206 25,875 235 31,531 464 0.428 0.0090
  Supervisors 0 0 9 42,405 2,219 48,708 2,623 0.318 0.0573
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 0 0 71 88,940 24,943 93,680 5,029 0.288 0.0653
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 4 7 84 30,521 268 34,679 654 0.378 0.0122
  Rail and subway workers 6 0 2 60,766 2,749 56,455 2,152 0.239 0.0559
  Ship captains and engineers 6 0 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other transportation occupations 3 0 22 19,853 371 22,816 442 0.426 0.0121
Armed Forces 5 1 44 44,163 1,793 51,354 2,058 0.333 0.0309

Race Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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