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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 131,701 7,078 5,328 5,371 3,967 6,555 3,514 6,156 3,532 7,329 3,713 6,119 3,175
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
46,648 1,326 795 946 633 1,260 677 1,170 621 1,526 728 1,346 799
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
19,897 364 213 281 181 398 196 414 212 538 289 554 326
  Management occupations 14,388 265 143 205 132 272 161 299 142 412 197 389 237
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
2,549 20 7 11 5 11 22 30 2 38 15 29 34
    Legislators 35 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
    All other Managers 11,804 241 132 193 127 262 139 269 139 373 182 360 203
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
5,508 99 70 76 49 126 35 115 70 126 93 166 89
    Business Operations Specialists 2,728 46 39 40 27 62 20 52 37 73 50 61 55
    Financial Specialists 2,780 53 32 36 22 64 15 63 33 53 42 105 34
 Professional and related occupations 26,751 962 582 665 452 862 481 756 409 988 439 791 473
  Computer and mathematical occupations 2,847 31 35 33 19 34 15 32 22 34 21 44 27
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
2,708 31 35 33 19 32 15 30 19 34 21 44 27
    Actuaries 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
123 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 3 0 0 0 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 2,391 21 10 15 18 32 17 22 16 52 16 74 24
    Architects, except naval 169 0 0 7 0 5 7 0 2 4 0 2 0
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
50 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
    Engineers 1,573 11 1 1 6 23 4 12 5 25 7 41 9
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
600 9 6 7 10 4 6 10 8 22 9 31 12
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
1,122 30 17 20 15 4 21 42 8 35 18 24 16
    Astronomers and Physicists 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Economists 18 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 178 8 4 0 1 1 0 22 0 4 2 5 0
    All other scientists 703 8 3 11 9 2 14 13 5 20 13 12 13
    Science technicians 213 13 9 9 5 0 7 8 3 10 3 4 3
  Community and social services occupations 1,824 64 53 60 23 65 49 63 36 74 53 92 61
  Legal occupations 1,516 29 9 17 4 33 1 17 19 48 24 20 34
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 984 18 1 11 3 11 1 7 9 7 7 10 4
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
532 11 7 6 1 22 0 9 10 40 18 10 31
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
8,221 424 300 326 256 411 240 371 177 400 160 250 139
    Postsecondary teachers 1,131 40 28 51 33 49 27 42 24 61 13 28 12
    All other teachers 5,823 290 187 197 150 221 121 221 56 238 103 173 94
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
1,266 94 85 77 73 142 92 108 97 101 44 49 33
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
2,620 290 93 118 58 144 65 64 31 109 51 84 45
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
6,211 72 67 75 59 138 73 145 100 238 95 203 128
    Doctors 946 7 2 2 1 7 3 11 0 18 1 4 3
    Nurses 2,839 32 26 31 19 38 39 49 34 86 32 80 57
    All other health and technical occupations 2,426 34 40 42 40 93 31 85 66 134 62 119 68
Service occupations 21,956 2,534 1,817 1,783 1,303 2,002 1,021 1,732 857 1,589 716 1,037 494
 Healthcare support occupations 2,474 128 133 132 126 190 98 196 123 237 155 186 104
 Protective service occupations 2,507 134 102 89 48 71 29 102 40 83 64 88 67
  Supervisors 229 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 3
  Fire fighters and Police 935 14 0 3 3 10 4 0 3 12 11 19 12
  All other protective service occupations 1,343 121 102 85 42 62 24 102 37 71 53 64 53
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
7,485 1,050 826 805 554 835 423 642 322 566 198 297 131
  Supervisors 506 14 28 26 24 36 23 44 31 65 28 52 20
  Chefs and Cooks 2,158 192 161 226 160 280 166 211 108 177 83 77 49
  All other food preparation occupations 4,821 844 637 553 370 520 234 387 182 323 87 169 62
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
4,936 476 325 362 253 504 255 493 236 401 196 253 122
  Supervisors 512 16 11 8 9 26 21 24 29 16 14 34 21
  All other maintenance occupations 4,424 460 314 354 244 478 233 468 207 385 182 219 101
 Personal care and service occupations 4,554 746 430 396 321 401 215 299 136 302 103 213 71
  Supervisors 305 7 15 3 14 8 4 12 4 34 10 21 4
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
4,249 739 415 393 307 393 211 287 132 268 93 192 67
Sales and office occupations 32,000 1,965 1,704 1,568 1,128 1,800 975 1,632 995 2,018 1,210 1,997 959
 Sales and related occupations 15,129 1,163 1,034 817 657 965 458 795 415 732 304 707 328
  Supervisors 4,271 116 75 80 57 125 55 172 119 216 120 241 144
  Cashiers 2,874 479 427 378 276 302 151 218 94 139 69 82 27
  Insurance sales agents 496 4 14 13 14 16 0 10 14 20 8 16 12
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 914 45 50 21 23 47 24 43 16 39 9 64 14
  All other sales and related occupations 6,574 519 467 325 286 475 227 351 172 318 98 304 131
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
16,871 801 670 751 471 835 517 836 579 1,286 906 1,291 631
  Supervisors 1,521 11 17 30 10 27 23 35 18 65 61 90 64
  Postal workers 359 1 6 2 7 3 0 8 0 10 7 5 0
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
14,991 790 647 719 454 805 494 793 562 1,212 838 1,196 567
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
14,658 508 440 494 438 707 341 674 405 1,075 422 738 422
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1,111 123 95 105 39 92 49 61 62 138 31 53 29
  Supervisors 51 0 0 1 0 5 0 2 0 8 3 1 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
1,060 122 95 104 39 87 49 59 62 130 28 52 29
 Construction and extraction occupations 8,669 297 255 285 288 452 206 454 238 704 211 453 245
  Construction 8,450 293 250 282 286 442 206 454 235 694 210 447 240
    Supervisors 790 8 10 11 9 7 4 11 1 29 11 13 7
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 189 6 11 10 13 3 3 14 0 12 12 13 17
    Carpenters 1,512 49 35 50 48 97 28 69 63 181 50 101 60
    Electricians 826 14 6 3 8 13 3 15 2 51 9 34 33
    Painters and paperhangers 601 36 31 40 23 57 26 45 38 56 16 31 14
    Sheet metal workers 126 4 2 2 0 2 0 5 3 7 6 6 6
    Structural iron and steel workers 84 2 5 0 2 2 1 2 0 3 6 0 0
    All other constrution trades 4,321 174 150 167 183 261 140 293 129 357 99 249 104
  Extraction workers 219 3 5 3 2 10 0 1 3 10 2 6 6
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
4,878 89 90 104 111 163 85 158 105 233 180 233 148
  Supervisors 349 7 1 0 3 0 0 1 4 8 9 7 9
  Aircraft mechanics and service 127 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 5 1 3 6
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
1,347 40 12 27 45 55 32 51 26 59 51 67 66
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
364 2 10 11 11 4 3 5 4 45 22 15 3
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
326 2 5 14 4 5 11 7 1 6 12 15 5
  All other occupations 2,365 37 62 52 46 98 39 95 69 110 85 125 60
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
15,775 743 567 572 462 773 490 929 642 1,095 630 973 475
 Production occupations 7,810 265 233 188 180 358 241 446 330 551 345 521 242
  Supervisors 705 3 2 4 0 3 11 5 17 19 15 23 14
  All other occupations 7,105 263 232 184 180 355 230 442 313 532 330 497 229
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
7,965 477 334 384 282 415 249 482 312 545 285 452 233
  Supervisors 185 0 6 0 2 0 2 5 3 3 8 9 10
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 138 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 3 0 3 0
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 3,941 119 128 156 104 186 104 205 131 270 120 244 119
  Rail and subway workers 127 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 8 4 0 0 2
  Ship captains and engineers 51 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  All other transportation occupations 3,490 354 201 226 176 224 143 266 170 265 157 195 101
Armed Forces 664 3 5 7 3 13 11 19 13 25 5 28 25

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 7,549 2,233 5,875 2,375 6,019 1,633 3,937 1,810 5,566 1,207 2,534 983 3,726
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
2,060 694 1,905 848 2,404 731 1,759 842 2,641 620 1,317 560 1,998
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
840 254 785 333 1,015 236 692 305 1,164 220 511 195 875
  Management occupations 540 190 504 188 627 156 482 173 784 151 338 136 660
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
53 29 34 28 74 36 103 28 128 20 43 24 93
    Legislators 1 3 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 3 0
    All other Managers 486 158 470 159 553 117 378 146 655 131 295 110 568
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
300 64 281 145 388 80 210 132 379 70 173 59 214
    Business Operations Specialists 122 24 148 73 178 52 121 72 211 47 85 33 104
    Financial Specialists 178 40 133 72 210 28 89 60 168 23 88 26 111
 Professional and related occupations 1,220 440 1,121 516 1,389 495 1,067 537 1,478 399 806 365 1,124
  Computer and mathematical occupations 101 32 69 49 108 42 103 41 133 44 82 60 138
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
101 30 67 46 104 34 99 40 130 42 79 60 138
    Actuaries 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
0 1 2 3 4 7 4 1 3 2 1 0 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 53 20 70 20 90 30 65 32 134 43 83 29 145
    Architects, except naval 0 0 3 0 10 3 4 1 11 0 19 2 7
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
2 4 1 0 6 0 5 1 3 1 3 0 0
    Engineers 20 5 35 5 37 10 30 12 55 28 45 21 97
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
31 11 31 15 37 18 26 17 65 14 15 6 41
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
35 17 55 28 55 24 56 25 63 12 19 19 50
    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 9 0 12 3 6 0 16
    All other scientists 18 8 29 16 35 14 36 19 38 8 9 19 31
    Science technicians 14 5 23 4 18 11 11 6 11 1 4 0 3
  Community and social services occupations 127 54 141 54 118 41 61 47 109 35 55 15 54
  Legal occupations 42 29 40 17 56 14 39 12 85 13 35 11 66
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 6 6 6 1 20 5 13 6 43 1 23 4 32
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
36 23 34 16 36 10 26 5 42 13 12 6 34
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
360 143 367 191 466 183 402 196 446 154 230 105 258
    Postsecondary teachers 43 18 26 24 42 23 30 10 53 12 15 5 27
    All other teachers 283 111 301 157 398 148 351 180 379 137 201 88 223
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
35 15 40 10 26 12 21 7 14 6 14 13 8
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
179 46 126 48 114 40 64 39 118 18 62 34 92
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
322 99 252 110 381 121 278 145 392 80 241 93 321
    Doctors 9 4 6 3 16 4 22 15 28 3 23 3 24
    Nurses 163 59 126 71 210 71 142 86 233 49 133 48 209
    All other health and technical occupations 150 36 120 36 156 46 113 44 130 28 85 42 88
Service occupations 1,067 314 648 240 561 119 231 100 372 70 140 47 167
 Healthcare support occupations 225 74 121 33 63 10 32 6 21 8 8 4 13
 Protective service occupations 129 59 110 48 144 30 68 38 141 28 73 31 91
  Supervisors 5 14 19 2 17 1 12 10 24 1 7 0 6
  Fire fighters and Police 33 9 30 16 63 14 25 23 81 16 42 21 63
  All other protective service occupations 91 37 61 30 64 14 30 5 36 11 25 9 22
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
226 69 152 36 101 17 30 16 54 19 12 4 12
  Supervisors 25 6 18 3 11 4 10 8 22 3 0 0 2
  Chefs and Cooks 49 13 66 17 31 11 12 5 12 2 4 0 7
  All other food preparation occupations 152 50 68 16 59 2 8 4 20 15 8 3 3
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
271 63 133 67 134 37 55 27 86 11 28 6 21
  Supervisors 39 4 27 18 32 10 26 11 32 5 10 1 13
  All other maintenance occupations 231 59 106 49 102 28 29 16 54 7 17 5 8
 Personal care and service occupations 217 48 132 56 120 25 46 13 71 4 18 2 30
  Supervisors 22 3 30 9 23 2 9 0 21 1 0 0 3
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
195 45 102 47 97 24 37 13 49 3 18 2 27
Sales and office occupations 2,096 583 1,602 672 1,352 381 884 343 1,150 210 500 170 636
 Sales and related occupations 778 152 522 213 463 129 397 152 578 90 259 90 351
  Supervisors 363 64 254 91 189 69 175 69 264 43 79 51 155
  Cashiers 62 19 47 11 24 0 4 7 10 0 9 0 0
  Insurance sales agents 30 2 27 13 27 5 13 9 32 3 23 1 20
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 53 9 21 6 28 6 43 7 46 6 23 7 29
  All other sales and related occupations 270 58 172 92 195 48 161 60 226 38 125 30 148
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
1,318 431 1,080 459 888 253 487 191 571 120 241 80 285
  Supervisors 130 39 120 60 161 28 55 15 102 25 41 13 67
  Postal workers 14 0 14 4 32 10 24 8 64 21 40 9 36
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
1,174 392 946 396 696 215 408 168 406 74 161 58 182
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
1,094 284 815 269 871 168 530 249 735 162 317 101 502
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 60 9 28 15 34 5 11 1 13 3 2 3 10
  Supervisors 3 1 3 0 8 0 2 1 0 0 0 3 1
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
56 8 25 15 26 5 9 0 13 3 2 0 10
 Construction and extraction occupations 692 163 478 146 532 92 263 145 419 72 180 39 301
  Construction 681 158 471 143 522 91 258 143 395 70 153 35 286
    Supervisors 34 21 37 38 97 16 30 10 75 6 30 5 51
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 25 4 6 1 3 0 3 4 1 1 4 1 5
    Carpenters 141 24 142 20 76 5 34 32 69 9 8 3 31
    Electricians 59 10 34 22 71 13 33 28 65 14 28 6 69
    Painters and paperhangers 35 6 22 2 42 8 9 0 21 1 9 0 9
    Sheet metal workers 14 0 11 0 5 2 4 0 5 0 7 2 3
    Structural iron and steel workers 13 0 3 1 3 0 9 0 9 0 0 0 12
    All other constrution trades 362 93 217 58 224 46 135 69 148 39 67 17 106
  Extraction workers 11 5 7 4 10 1 6 2 24 2 27 4 15
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
342 112 309 108 305 71 256 102 303 86 135 59 191
  Supervisors 21 9 28 4 22 7 19 8 13 12 12 5 18
  Aircraft mechanics and service 8 0 14 6 6 6 2 14 8 0 2 0 9
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
108 38 93 29 73 24 93 25 82 12 50 13 37
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
36 5 19 5 20 5 17 5 29 3 10 10 12
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
21 1 20 8 19 5 19 4 18 6 7 0 13
  All other occupations 148 60 135 56 165 23 106 46 154 53 56 32 102
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
1,170 356 863 317 800 221 491 264 620 143 233 102 382
 Production occupations 656 207 503 148 428 126 236 112 330 76 119 50 187
  Supervisors 39 22 48 14 53 18 29 17 68 16 35 18 41
  All other occupations 617 185 454 134 375 109 207 95 262 60 85 31 146
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
513 149 360 169 372 95 255 153 290 67 114 53 195
  Supervisors 0 0 17 2 20 0 13 0 16 0 5 5 9
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 3 0 10 0 9 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 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 275 87 207 109 205 57 164 112 182 51 83 19 125
  Rail and subway workers 4 6 1 3 6 4 8 0 6 1 0 1 7
  Ship captains and engineers 2 1 3 2 0 1 1 0 2 2 0 0 0
  All other transportation occupations 229 55 122 52 133 29 66 40 73 13 20 27 49
Armed Forces 62 2 41 28 32 12 41 12 48 2 27 3 41

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 778 2,173 690 2,479 521 1,795 503 1,823 331 970 313 1,184 196
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
435 1,291 401 1,488 316 1,106 284 1,141 218 657 191 819 125
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
174 572 185 695 148 575 123 555 111 318 91 441 69
  Management occupations 126 365 131 502 108 483 86 390 92 235 82 337 51
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
23 42 19 101 5 79 19 52 8 51 8 68 8
    Legislators 2 0 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    All other Managers 102 322 112 400 103 399 67 339 84 183 74 269 43
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
47 207 54 193 40 92 37 164 19 83 9 104 18
    Business Operations Specialists 30 108 33 87 30 49 13 68 8 43 6 51 14
    Financial Specialists 17 99 21 105 10 43 24 96 11 40 3 53 4
 Professional and related occupations 261 719 216 794 167 531 160 587 108 339 100 377 56
  Computer and mathematical occupations 23 157 40 130 26 108 40 113 28 89 14 75 9
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
19 145 31 119 26 104 36 105 28 84 13 72 9
    Actuaries 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
2 12 9 10 0 3 3 6 0 5 2 3 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 38 82 29 122 26 76 22 107 19 78 18 88 15
    Architects, except naval 3 3 6 8 0 0 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 24 66 23 102 12 71 19 83 19 75 16 68 11
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
5 14 0 11 14 4 3 18 0 0 2 12 3
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
6 34 15 28 4 22 7 36 9 24 9 23 1
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
    Economists 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 2 3 3 9 0 8 0 9 0 12 3 4 0
    All other scientists 2 25 9 16 4 11 7 22 8 11 4 17 1
    Science technicians 3 5 4 3 0 3 0 4 0 0 0 2 0
  Community and social services occupations 21 41 13 40 3 13 7 18 5 6 2 7 4
  Legal occupations 24 24 4 48 11 27 5 27 4 4 1 22 4
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 11 13 3 42 11 26 3 20 4 4 0 22 4
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
13 11 0 6 0 1 2 7 0 0 1 0 0
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
67 167 39 198 40 116 35 112 12 74 24 70 11
    Postsecondary teachers 5 31 7 50 7 15 5 28 2 22 10 23 7
    All other teachers 61 128 29 140 32 96 26 76 7 52 14 44 3
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
1 8 3 9 2 4 4 7 3 0 0 3 1
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
16 51 19 48 8 34 12 52 0 19 4 23 1
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
66 163 56 180 48 136 33 122 31 45 27 70 12
    Doctors 3 5 1 5 9 25 2 22 5 11 2 9 3
    Nurses 36 108 35 112 24 70 24 51 6 16 20 23 7
    All other health and technical occupations 27 50 20 64 15 41 8 49 20 18 5 37 2
Service occupations 55 99 48 98 21 102 40 68 14 39 15 56 10
 Healthcare support occupations 0 6 0 1 3 6 9 4 0 3 0 0 0
 Protective service occupations 26 58 31 62 15 42 26 48 14 32 13 35 3
  Supervisors 1 3 7 2 6 8 5 13 2 10 0 7 0
  Fire fighters and Police 16 37 18 48 8 27 20 31 10 17 5 27 3
  All other protective service occupations 9 18 6 12 1 8 0 4 2 5 8 1 0
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
10 10 1 1 2 12 1 4 0 3 0 2 1
  Supervisors 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Chefs and Cooks 10 5 1 0 2 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  All other food preparation occupations 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 3 0 2 0
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
4 15 0 24 1 23 0 6 0 0 2 18 5
  Supervisors 4 3 0 9 1 3 0 3 0 0 2 7 5
  All other maintenance occupations 0 12 0 14 0 19 0 4 0 0 0 12 0
 Personal care and service occupations 15 11 16 10 0 19 4 5 0 1 0 2 1
  Supervisors 9 5 8 0 0 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
6 6 8 10 0 13 1 5 0 1 0 2 1
Sales and office occupations 135 330 81 359 78 264 53 277 42 97 39 159 16
 Sales and related occupations 78 190 41 244 55 207 28 208 31 60 27 116 8
  Supervisors 33 76 21 79 14 78 15 83 6 28 4 21 4
  Cashiers 5 4 0 8 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Insurance sales agents 4 5 3 14 8 8 0 15 2 0 0 8 0
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 8 10 0 34 1 18 3 20 4 3 0 17 0
  All other sales and related occupations 28 95 17 110 32 96 10 89 19 29 23 70 5
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
57 140 40 115 23 57 25 69 11 37 13 43 8
  Supervisors 9 24 15 28 11 11 1 28 2 13 1 7 2
  Postal workers 7 7 2 10 0 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
42 109 23 77 13 44 19 40 9 24 11 36 7
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
83 258 75 318 59 175 49 187 30 111 35 73 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 27 141 38 180 20 104 20 111 17 65 15 39 16
  Construction 26 137 38 168 20 97 19 105 15 60 14 38 15
    Supervisors 6 18 11 26 0 27 2 16 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 3 11 2 12 0 15 0 7 0 1 0
    Electricians 3 28 2 50 1 7 6 29 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 5 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 10 66 20 70 17 37 9 44 3 23 7 8 3
  Extraction workers 1 4 0 12 0 6 1 6 2 5 1 1 0
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
57 116 37 133 36 71 28 70 10 42 20 34 8
  Supervisors 4 16 11 18 12 7 3 1 0 5 0 10 0
  Aircraft mechanics and service 0 1 1 11 0 8 0 5 0 0 0 1 1
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
15 24 3 16 5 12 8 11 0 2 9 8 0
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
2 9 0 8 0 0 10 3 4 6 3 0 0
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
1 9 4 16 6 9 3 15 1 4 0 2 3
  All other occupations 34 57 18 64 13 35 4 35 5 25 9 13 5
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
67 186 81 184 47 140 73 138 24 53 28 58 14
 Production occupations 38 95 48 88 23 79 35 75 15 31 6 33 5
  Supervisors 10 18 9 16 2 22 6 33 4 8 3 9 0
  All other occupations 28 77 39 72 21 57 29 42 12 24 3 24 5
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
29 91 33 96 24 61 38 63 9 22 22 25 9
  Supervisors 3 13 6 4 2 2 0 1 2 5 0 2 0
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 4 3 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 2 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 61 15 54 17 38 32 39 4 7 8 6 9
  Rail and subway workers 9 0 5 9 3 7 2 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 1 11 6 27 3 11 0 3 1 7 4 6 0
Armed Forces 2 8 4 32 0 8 5 11 3 12 4 19 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
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 612 231 9,817 31,329 67 42,851 180 0.475 0.0026
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
414 180 7,372 50,238 114 64,241 399 0.411 0.0042
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
202 102 4,143 55,672 386 74,127 690 0.387 0.0063
  Management occupations 161 75 3,379 60,268 254 78,554 876 0.381 0.0073
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
26 13 1,109 85,480 2,435 118,156 2,805 0.249 0.0159
    Legislators 0 0 6 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other Managers 135 62 2,264 55,236 689 69,899 843 0.411 0.0081
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
41 27 764 50,272 275 62,563 968 0.388 0.0122
    Business Operations Specialists 29 13 315 50,133 549 57,782 1,056 0.358 0.0165
    Financial Specialists 13 14 449 50,445 438 67,254 1,608 0.409 0.0175
 Professional and related occupations 211 77 3,228 45,782 214 56,889 464 0.420 0.0056
  Computer and mathematical occupations 46 21 579 65,807 475 71,958 1,347 0.335 0.0156
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
43 21 542 65,404 816 71,428 1,391 0.336 0.0160
    Actuaries 0 0 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
3 0 28 70,661 1,578 75,125 3,355 0.265 0.0735
  Architecture and engineering occupations 51 22 468 65,817 835 74,454 1,625 0.328 0.0173
    Architects, except naval 5 0 44 61,135 3,825 96,984 13,041 0.372 0.0692
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Engineers 39 16 383 75,461 1,558 82,011 1,882 0.297 0.0210
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
7 7 40 47,364 1,608 50,587 1,464 0.302 0.0325
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
14 1 178 50,606 856 62,048 1,970 0.381 0.0259
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 1 7 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Economists 0 0 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Psychologists and Sociologists 3 0 8 52,832 3,061 52,064 2,551 0.334 0.0534
    All other scientists 11 0 152 57,023 3,307 70,687 2,858 0.356 0.0326
    Science technicians 0 0 2 36,319 893 35,177 1,708 0.349 0.0502
  Community and social services occupations 4 4 35 35,664 422 37,333 744 0.334 0.0177
  Legal occupations 1 7 591 67,327 2,904 107,796 3,755 0.316 0.0205
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 1 6 558 100,000 (NA) 142,181 5,332 0.143 0.0235
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
0 1 33 38,799 1,611 44,226 1,613 0.331 0.0375
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
50 7 240 36,036 345 38,010 385 0.398 0.0087
    Postsecondary teachers 15 3 166 42,974 1,701 54,062 1,581 0.440 0.0248
    All other teachers 35 4 66 40,044 439 38,530 399 0.344 0.0094
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
0 0 9 16,632 462 21,275 631 0.432 0.0238
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
10 4 186 32,223 578 43,863 1,566 0.505 0.0191
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
35 11 950 50,027 496 66,090 1,092 0.396 0.0120
    Doctors 4 1 619 100,000 (NA) 160,532 5,239 0.045 0.0225
    Nurses 20 5 161 49,096 861 50,497 573 0.276 0.0143
    All other health and technical occupations 11 5 170 40,937 442 47,520 1,038 0.374 0.0175
Service occupations 35 10 282 15,749 119 20,892 193 0.486 0.0061
 Healthcare support occupations 0 0 12 21,162 294 22,314 439 0.361 0.0167
 Protective service occupations 23 10 161 39,385 1,172 44,167 788 0.403 0.0160
  Supervisors 2 1 31 52,450 2,951 65,065 2,519 0.291 0.0547
  Fire fighters and Police 21 8 110 60,026 1,326 63,313 1,290 0.268 0.0258
  All other protective service occupations 0 0 20 23,726 972 27,275 774 0.439 0.0222
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
4 0 37 11,520 145 14,904 285 0.468 0.0107
  Supervisors 1 0 2 21,032 480 22,393 706 0.325 0.0341
  Chefs and Cooks 1 0 8 13,414 391 16,326 349 0.414 0.0181
  All other food preparation occupations 2 0 27 10,029 219 13,482 405 0.500 0.0150
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
0 0 25 16,482 199 19,851 346 0.425 0.0117
  Supervisors 0 0 18 31,648 801 37,090 1,684 0.368 0.0376
  All other maintenance occupations 0 0 7 15,682 198 17,857 317 0.412 0.0122
 Personal care and service occupations 9 0 47 12,393 291 18,276 398 0.512 0.0137
  Supervisors 3 0 13 31,910 2,169 40,691 3,182 0.427 0.0607
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
5 0 34 11,716 232 16,666 344 0.505 0.0134
Sales and office occupations 91 16 1,432 26,258 125 34,425 305 0.471 0.0055
 Sales and related occupations 61 16 1,210 25,793 243 40,120 589 0.537 0.0079
  Supervisors 29 7 386 36,849 359 48,913 1,008 0.411 0.0144
  Cashiers 0 1 14 8,882 272 12,971 568 0.515 0.0226
  Insurance sales agents 2 2 77 45,175 2,792 65,326 4,736 0.460 0.0429
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 4 0 111 34,620 2,371 55,011 2,889 0.505 0.0319
  All other sales and related occupations 25 7 623 25,399 373 42,303 985 0.548 0.0118
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
31 0 222 26,513 141 29,318 225 0.368 0.0063
  Supervisors 8 0 56 38,364 902 42,063 709 0.287 0.0202
  Postal workers 0 0 2 50,927 414 46,983 1,045 0.176 0.0345
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
23 0 163 25,382 143 27,602 237 0.371 0.0067
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
32 9 377 31,517 155 36,395 314 0.382 0.0067
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1 0 13 17,124 758 20,217 726 0.465 0.0272
  Supervisors 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
1 0 13 16,381 771 19,402 732 0.466 0.0282
 Construction and extraction occupations 25 8 232 30,889 188 36,120 465 0.395 0.0092
  Construction 24 8 222 30,686 189 35,781 474 0.396 0.0094
    Supervisors 4 0 63 47,468 2,008 55,391 1,677 0.317 0.0308
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 0 5 27,043 1,339 33,037 3,030 0.447 0.0775
    Carpenters 0 4 15 27,133 597 29,526 557 0.330 0.0195
    Electricians 0 1 26 45,985 1,399 52,625 2,902 0.340 0.0349
    Painters and paperhangers 0 0 8 20,235 702 24,973 1,105 0.421 0.0355
    Sheet metal workers 7 1 2 36,520 2,923 43,446 2,557 0.326 0.0657
    Structural iron and steel workers 0 0 2 41,598 5,238 41,262 2,875 0.334 0.0814
    All other constrution trades 13 1 101 27,094 368 32,461 565 0.407 0.0131
  Extraction workers 1 0 10 51,408 861 49,235 1,987 0.291 0.0500
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
6 0 131 37,313 436 40,566 401 0.322 0.0108
  Supervisors 4 0 33 51,458 2,266 56,630 2,018 0.278 0.0429
  Aircraft mechanics and service 0 0 5 47,943 2,365 51,171 2,439 0.250 0.0686
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
0 0 26 34,762 1,019 36,481 672 0.314 0.0201
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
0 0 7 35,693 2,305 39,106 1,347 0.316 0.0386
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
0 0 26 45,175 2,233 49,640 1,943 0.334 0.0432
  All other occupations 2 0 34 36,803 503 38,922 531 0.317 0.0148
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
35 17 316 27,564 291 32,837 346 0.400 0.0069
 Production occupations 16 11 133 30,015 335 33,972 527 0.373 0.0099
  Supervisors 1 4 29 49,854 1,437 54,880 3,085 0.294 0.0341
  All other occupations 15 6 103 27,473 360 31,896 483 0.371 0.0102
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
19 6 183 26,205 276 31,725 448 0.425 0.0097
  Supervisors 0 0 9 45,907 2,608 51,481 3,150 0.321 0.0645
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 0 0 70 100,000 (NA) 97,006 5,307 0.277 0.0673
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 4 6 65 30,773 319 34,086 508 0.365 0.0125
  Rail and subway workers 6 0 2 61,386 4,778 56,757 2,336 0.266 0.0634
  Ship captains and engineers 6 0 8 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other transportation occupations 3 0 20 19,783 437 22,607 399 0.425 0.0134
Armed Forces 4 1 39 44,683 1,798 52,701 2,502 0.343 0.0350

Race Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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