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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 alone (1)
  Total 129,761 6,907 5,209 5,265 3,888 6,449 3,445 6,057 3,472 7,212 3,640 6,027 3,145
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
46,094 1,302 782 931 623 1,241 668 1,158 614 1,509 721 1,325 796
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
19,665 360 213 275 180 395 191 410 212 533 286 543 324
  Management occupations 14,228 262 143 200 132 271 156 295 142 407 197 380 237
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
2,527 20 7 9 5 11 22 29 2 38 15 29 34
    Legislators 35 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
    All other Managers 11,666 238 132 190 126 260 134 265 139 368 182 351 203
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
5,436 99 70 75 49 124 35 115 70 126 90 163 88
    Business Operations Specialists 2,694 46 39 40 27 62 20 52 37 73 47 59 54
    Financial Specialists 2,742 53 32 35 22 62 15 63 33 53 42 104 34
 Professional and related occupations 26,430 942 569 656 443 846 478 748 402 976 435 781 472
  Computer and mathematical occupations 2,798 31 35 31 16 32 15 29 20 33 20 43 27
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
2,659 31 35 31 16 31 15 27 17 33 20 43 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 2,363 21 10 15 18 32 17 22 16 51 16 74 24
    Architects, except naval 168 0 0 7 0 5 7 0 1 4 0 2 0
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
48 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
    Engineers 1,549 11 1 1 6 23 4 12 5 25 7 41 9
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
597 9 6 7 10 4 6 10 8 22 9 31 12
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
1,105 30 17 18 15 4 21 42 8 34 18 23 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 177 8 4 0 1 1 0 22 0 4 2 5 0
    All other scientists 693 8 3 9 9 2 14 13 5 19 13 11 13
    Science technicians 207 13 9 9 5 0 7 7 3 10 3 4 3
  Community and social services occupations 1,801 64 51 60 23 63 48 61 36 72 53 92 59
  Legal occupations 1,501 27 9 17 4 33 1 17 19 48 24 20 34
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 972 17 1 11 3 11 1 7 9 7 6 10 4
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
529 11 7 6 1 22 0 9 10 40 18 10 31
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
8,125 415 294 324 249 400 239 371 174 394 159 242 139
    Postsecondary teachers 1,118 36 28 51 32 48 27 42 24 61 13 27 12
    All other teachers 5,767 285 183 197 149 220 121 221 55 233 102 169 94
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
1,240 94 83 75 68 133 91 108 95 101 44 46 33
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
2,589 283 87 118 58 144 64 64 31 107 51 83 45
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
6,149 71 67 72 59 137 73 143 99 237 94 203 128
    Doctors 938 7 2 2 1 7 3 10 0 18 1 4 3
    Nurses 2,805 32 26 28 19 38 39 49 34 86 31 80 57
    All other health and technical occupations 2,405 32 39 42 40 92 31 84 65 133 62 119 68
Service occupations 21,524 2,468 1,768 1,739 1,284 1,957 997 1,711 849 1,551 701 1,016 489
 Healthcare support occupations 2,426 127 129 129 120 186 97 190 122 235 152 182 101
 Protective service occupations 2,463 127 102 89 47 68 28 98 40 83 60 87 67
  Supervisors 226 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 3
  Fire fighters and Police 918 12 0 3 3 10 4 0 3 12 10 19 12
  All other protective service occupations 1,319 116 102 85 42 58 22 98 37 71 50 64 53
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
7,299 1,017 799 779 547 816 412 634 315 543 193 288 131
  Supervisors 503 14 28 24 24 36 23 44 31 65 28 51 20
  Chefs and Cooks 2,088 182 152 216 158 272 166 206 101 171 80 72 49
  All other food preparation occupations 4,708 822 618 539 365 508 223 384 182 307 85 165 62
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
4,861 463 316 353 253 495 251 493 235 399 192 247 120
  Supervisors 508 16 11 8 9 26 21 24 28 16 14 31 21
  All other maintenance occupations 4,354 447 305 346 244 469 229 468 207 383 178 216 99
 Personal care and service occupations 4,475 733 422 389 317 392 210 295 136 291 103 212 71
  Supervisors 299 7 15 3 14 8 4 11 4 34 10 21 4
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
4,176 727 407 386 303 384 206 285 132 257 93 191 67
Sales and office occupations 31,498 1,921 1,669 1,531 1,091 1,779 955 1,601 977 1,990 1,182 1,967 946
 Sales and related occupations 14,915 1,137 1,016 796 632 955 449 781 410 724 293 701 325
  Supervisors 4,231 114 73 80 56 122 53 167 118 216 119 239 142
  Cashiers 2,817 465 419 374 263 298 148 216 94 139 64 80 27
  Insurance sales agents 490 4 14 11 14 16 0 10 14 20 8 16 11
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 902 45 48 18 23 47 24 43 16 39 7 64 14
  All other sales and related occupations 6,476 509 461 313 275 471 223 344 168 311 94 303 131
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
16,583 784 653 735 459 825 505 820 567 1,266 889 1,265 621
  Supervisors 1,503 11 17 30 10 27 23 35 16 65 61 90 63
  Postal workers 353 1 5 2 7 3 0 8 0 10 6 3 0
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
14,727 773 631 703 442 795 482 778 551 1,192 823 1,172 558
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
14,472 498 432 490 436 697 335 672 392 1,059 413 731 419
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1,103 120 95 103 39 91 49 61 62 136 31 53 29
  Supervisors 51 0 0 1 0 5 0 2 0 8 3 1 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
1,053 120 95 102 39 86 49 59 62 128 28 52 29
 Construction and extraction occupations 8,532 290 248 283 287 444 201 452 228 695 202 445 243
  Construction 8,316 287 244 282 284 434 201 451 225 685 201 439 237
    Supervisors 785 8 10 11 9 7 4 11 1 29 11 12 7
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 187 6 11 10 13 3 3 14 0 10 12 13 17
    Carpenters 1,493 49 35 50 48 96 27 68 60 178 50 101 59
    Electricians 807 14 6 3 8 13 3 15 2 50 7 34 33
    Painters and paperhangers 593 36 28 40 23 57 26 45 36 56 16 28 14
    Sheet metal workers 124 4 2 2 0 2 0 5 3 7 6 6 6
    Structural iron and steel workers 80 2 5 0 2 0 1 0 0 3 6 0 0
    All other constrution trades 4,248 168 147 166 181 256 136 293 122 352 92 245 102
  Extraction workers 215 3 3 1 2 10 0 1 3 10 2 6 6
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
4,838 88 89 104 110 163 85 158 102 228 179 233 147
  Supervisors 348 7 1 0 3 0 0 1 4 8 9 7 8
  Aircraft mechanics and service 125 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 5 1 3 6
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
1,338 39 12 27 45 55 32 51 26 57 51 67 66
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
359 2 9 11 11 4 3 4 4 43 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 2,341 37 61 52 45 97 39 95 66 108 85 125 59
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
15,521 715 553 566 450 761 480 898 627 1,077 619 961 470
 Production occupations 7,686 252 226 187 175 354 239 431 325 542 336 513 240
  Supervisors 699 3 2 4 0 3 11 5 17 19 15 23 14
  All other occupations 6,987 250 224 182 175 351 228 426 308 523 321 490 226
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
7,835 463 327 380 275 407 241 467 303 535 283 447 230
  Supervisors 184 0 6 0 2 0 2 5 3 3 8 9 10
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 137 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 3,890 115 127 156 104 182 101 199 128 267 120 242 117
  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 3,411 343 194 222 169 221 138 257 164 258 155 192 101
Armed Forces 652 3 5 7 3 13 10 18 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 alone (1)
  Total 7,452 2,199 5,800 2,341 5,937 1,619 3,897 1,784 5,523 1,179 2,499 976 3,685
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
2,033 681 1,891 837 2,375 720 1,739 834 2,621 600 1,294 555 1,980
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
830 249 776 326 994 236 690 301 1,156 213 500 193 870
  Management occupations 535 187 498 184 616 156 480 172 779 149 336 136 659
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
53 28 34 27 72 36 103 26 128 20 43 24 92
    Legislators 1 3 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 3 0
    All other Managers 481 157 464 157 544 117 376 146 650 129 292 110 566
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
295 63 278 142 378 80 210 129 378 63 164 57 211
    Business Operations Specialists 120 23 148 73 176 52 121 71 209 40 83 31 100
    Financial Specialists 175 39 130 69 202 28 89 58 168 23 81 26 111
 Professional and related occupations 1,204 432 1,115 511 1,381 485 1,049 533 1,465 388 794 362 1,111
  Computer and mathematical occupations 101 31 69 49 107 42 102 40 133 44 82 60 133
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
101 29 67 46 103 34 98 39 130 41 79 60 133
    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 50 20 70 20 90 30 65 32 132 41 83 29 143
    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 2 1 3 0 0
    Engineers 19 5 35 5 37 10 30 12 55 26 45 21 95
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
29 11 31 15 37 17 26 17 65 14 15 6 41
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
35 17 54 28 55 23 55 23 61 12 18 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 5 0 16
    All other scientists 18 8 28 16 35 14 34 17 38 7 9 19 31
    Science technicians 14 5 23 4 18 9 11 6 9 1 4 0 3
  Community and social services occupations 123 54 140 54 116 41 59 47 109 33 54 15 54
  Legal occupations 40 29 40 16 56 14 38 12 85 13 35 11 62
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 4 6 6 0 20 5 13 6 43 1 23 4 31
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
36 23 34 16 36 10 25 5 42 13 12 6 32
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
359 140 365 189 464 178 398 195 442 151 226 105 256
    Postsecondary teachers 43 16 26 24 42 23 29 10 53 12 15 5 27
    All other teachers 282 110 299 156 396 145 349 178 375 133 197 87 221
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
35 13 40 10 26 10 21 7 14 6 14 13 8
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
177 45 126 47 114 40 64 39 116 18 59 34 92
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
318 97 251 108 379 117 268 145 388 76 237 90 321
    Doctors 9 3 6 3 16 2 22 15 28 3 23 3 24
    Nurses 163 57 125 70 208 70 133 86 232 47 131 48 209
    All other health and technical occupations 146 36 120 36 155 46 113 43 127 26 84 39 88
Service occupations 1,044 311 642 236 555 118 230 99 366 70 137 47 163
 Healthcare support occupations 218 74 121 33 63 10 32 4 20 8 8 4 13
 Protective service occupations 124 59 109 48 141 28 67 38 141 28 73 31 88
  Supervisors 5 14 19 2 15 1 11 10 24 1 7 0 6
  Fire fighters and Police 33 9 29 16 63 13 25 23 81 16 42 21 60
  All other protective service occupations 86 37 60 30 64 14 30 5 35 11 25 9 22
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
222 68 152 36 99 17 30 16 53 19 12 4 12
  Supervisors 25 6 18 3 11 4 10 8 22 3 0 0 2
  Chefs and Cooks 49 12 66 17 31 11 12 5 11 2 4 0 7
  All other food preparation occupations 148 50 68 16 58 2 8 4 20 15 8 3 3
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
267 62 130 64 132 37 55 27 84 11 28 6 21
  Supervisors 39 4 27 18 31 10 26 11 32 5 10 1 13
  All other maintenance occupations 227 58 103 46 101 28 29 16 53 7 17 5 8
 Personal care and service occupations 214 48 130 55 120 25 46 13 67 4 16 2 30
  Supervisors 22 3 30 9 23 2 9 0 18 1 0 0 3
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
192 45 100 46 97 23 36 13 49 3 16 2 27
Sales and office occupations 2,070 574 1,568 661 1,338 381 875 338 1,142 206 499 169 628
 Sales and related occupations 771 152 507 211 459 129 395 149 576 90 258 89 348
  Supervisors 360 64 251 90 189 69 175 68 263 43 79 51 152
  Cashiers 61 19 47 11 24 0 4 5 10 0 9 0 0
  Insurance sales agents 29 2 26 13 27 5 13 9 32 3 23 1 20
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 52 9 20 6 28 6 41 7 45 6 22 7 28
  All other sales and related occupations 268 58 163 92 191 48 161 60 226 38 125 30 148
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
1,299 422 1,061 450 879 252 479 189 566 116 241 80 281
  Supervisors 128 39 119 60 161 27 54 15 99 24 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
1,156 383 928 386 686 215 402 165 403 72 161 58 179
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
1,085 276 808 266 853 168 523 245 730 160 313 100 495
 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 687 156 475 144 516 92 257 143 415 71 177 38 296
  Construction 676 151 468 140 506 91 252 141 391 69 150 35 281
    Supervisors 33 21 37 38 96 16 30 10 75 4 30 5 51
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 25 4 6 1 3 0 2 4 1 1 4 1 5
    Carpenters 139 21 139 20 75 5 33 31 69 9 8 3 30
    Electricians 59 10 34 22 65 13 33 27 65 14 28 6 65
    Painters and paperhangers 35 5 22 1 42 8 9 0 21 1 9 0 9
    Sheet metal workers 14 0 11 0 4 2 4 0 5 0 6 2 3
    Structural iron and steel workers 13 0 3 1 3 0 9 0 8 0 0 0 12
    All other constrution trades 359 90 216 56 219 46 131 69 146 39 66 17 105
  Extraction workers 11 5 7 4 10 1 6 2 24 2 27 4 15
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
338 111 305 107 303 70 254 101 302 86 135 59 189
  Supervisors 21 8 28 4 22 7 19 8 13 12 12 5 18
  Aircraft mechanics and service 8 0 14 6 6 6 1 14 8 0 2 0 9
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
107 38 91 29 73 23 93 25 82 12 50 13 36
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
36 5 19 5 20 5 17 5 28 3 9 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 145 60 132 55 163 23 105 44 153 53 56 32 102
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
1,159 354 850 313 785 220 489 257 616 140 228 102 377
 Production occupations 649 207 493 147 421 126 235 109 328 73 118 50 183
  Supervisors 38 22 47 14 53 18 29 17 68 14 35 18 41
  All other occupations 611 185 446 133 369 109 206 93 261 58 83 31 142
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
510 147 357 166 364 94 254 147 288 67 110 52 194
  Supervisors 0 0 17 2 20 0 12 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 274 87 203 107 201 57 164 109 181 50 80 19 124
  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 226 53 122 50 129 29 66 38 72 13 20 27 49
Armed Forces 61 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 alone (1)
  Total 769 2,155 685 2,451 516 1,771 499 1,802 331 953 311 1,174 193
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
429 1,284 397 1,474 312 1,090 281 1,128 218 645 191 814 123
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
171 568 184 684 145 566 122 552 111 315 91 440 66
  Management occupations 124 362 130 497 106 475 85 388 92 232 82 337 48
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
23 42 19 99 5 75 18 50 8 51 8 68 8
    Legislators 2 0 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    All other Managers 100 319 111 397 101 394 67 338 84 181 74 269 40
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
47 206 54 187 39 92 37 164 19 82 9 103 18
    Business Operations Specialists 30 108 33 84 29 49 13 68 8 43 6 49 14
    Financial Specialists 17 98 21 103 10 43 24 96 11 39 3 53 4
 Professional and related occupations 257 717 214 790 167 524 159 576 108 330 100 374 56
  Computer and mathematical occupations 23 157 40 128 26 103 38 110 28 86 14 75 9
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
19 145 31 118 26 100 35 102 28 81 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 28 122 26 76 22 100 19 75 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 22 102 12 71 19 77 19 73 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 27 4 21 7 36 9 24 9 22 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 15 4 11 7 22 8 11 4 16 1
    Science technicians 3 5 4 3 0 2 0 4 0 0 0 2 0
  Community and social services occupations 19 41 13 40 3 13 7 18 5 6 2 7 4
  Legal occupations 23 24 4 48 11 27 5 27 4 4 1 22 4
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 11 13 3 42 11 26 3 19 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 38 198 40 116 35 112 12 72 24 70 11
    Postsecondary teachers 5 31 7 50 7 15 5 28 2 22 10 23 7
    All other teachers 61 128 28 140 31 96 26 76 7 50 14 44 3
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
1 8 3 8 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 18 4 23 1
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
64 161 56 180 48 134 33 121 31 45 27 68 12
    Doctors 3 5 1 5 9 25 2 22 5 11 2 9 3
    Nurses 34 106 35 112 24 68 24 51 6 16 20 22 7
    All other health and technical occupations 27 50 20 63 15 41 8 49 20 18 5 37 2
Service occupations 54 96 48 97 21 99 40 68 14 39 15 53 10
 Healthcare support occupations 0 6 0 1 3 6 9 4 0 3 0 0 0
 Protective service occupations 26 55 31 61 15 41 26 48 14 32 13 33 3
  Supervisors 1 3 7 2 6 8 5 13 2 10 0 7 0
  Fire fighters and Police 16 34 18 47 8 25 20 31 10 17 5 25 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 17 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 10 0
 Personal care and service occupations 14 11 16 10 0 16 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
5 6 8 10 0 11 1 5 0 1 0 2 1
Sales and office occupations 134 325 81 354 77 262 53 273 42 95 39 156 16
 Sales and related occupations 78 186 41 243 55 205 28 206 31 58 27 114 8
  Supervisors 33 75 21 77 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 14 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 93 17 110 32 94 10 89 19 27 23 68 5
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
56 138 39 112 22 57 25 67 11 37 13 42 8
  Supervisors 9 24 15 27 11 11 1 26 2 13 1 6 2
  Postal workers 7 7 2 10 0 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
40 107 22 76 12 44 19 40 9 24 11 36 7
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
83 257 75 313 58 174 48 184 30 110 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 26 139 37 176 20 103 19 110 17 64 15 39 16
  Construction 26 136 37 164 20 96 18 105 15 59 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 2 11 2 12 0 15 0 7 0 1 0
    Electricians 3 27 2 49 1 6 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 67 17 37 8 43 3 22 7 8 3
  Extraction workers 1 4 0 12 0 6 1 6 2 5 1 1 0
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
57 115 37 132 36 71 28 67 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 4 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 62 13 35 4 33 5 25 8 13 5
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
67 186 80 181 47 139 72 138 24 53 28 58 14
 Production occupations 38 95 48 86 23 77 35 75 15 31 6 33 5
  Supervisors 10 18 9 16 2 20 6 33 4 8 3 9 0
  All other occupations 28 77 39 70 21 57 29 42 12 23 3 24 5
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
29 91 33 95 24 61 37 63 8 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 53 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 7 4 32 0 8 5 11 3 10 3 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 alone (1)
  Total 602 229 9,715 31,398 68 42,977 181 0.474 0.0026
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
408 179 7,290 50,253 114 64,301 402 0.411 0.0042
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
200 102 4,094 55,698 392 74,207 697 0.387 0.0063
  Management occupations 160 75 3,332 60,261 253 78,594 883 0.380 0.0074
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
25 13 1,107 85,892 2,433 118,506 2,824 0.249 0.0159
    Legislators 0 0 6 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other Managers 134 62 2,219 55,209 710 69,845 849 0.410 0.0081
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
40 26 762 50,265 280 62,727 980 0.389 0.0123
    Business Operations Specialists 29 12 315 50,084 602 57,866 1,068 0.361 0.0167
    Financial Specialists 12 14 447 50,490 434 67,503 1,628 0.410 0.0176
 Professional and related occupations 208 77 3,196 45,809 216 56,930 465 0.419 0.0056
  Computer and mathematical occupations 46 21 568 65,810 472 72,029 1,362 0.333 0.0158
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
43 21 531 65,403 803 71,485 1,408 0.333 0.0162
    Actuaries 0 0 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
3 0 28 70,703 1,573 75,328 3,342 0.266 0.0737
  Architecture and engineering occupations 47 22 463 65,709 889 73,737 1,518 0.327 0.0173
    Architects, except naval 5 0 44 61,212 3,886 97,190 13,070 0.370 0.0694
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Engineers 35 16 378 75,258 1,797 80,894 1,654 0.294 0.0210
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
7 7 40 47,535 1,643 50,709 1,470 0.303 0.0327
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
14 1 178 50,643 863 62,243 1,997 0.379 0.0260
    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 52,468 3,125 51,910 2,554 0.333 0.0532
    All other scientists 11 0 151 57,573 3,156 71,077 2,895 0.359 0.0329
    Science technicians 0 0 2 36,054 882 34,715 1,729 0.350 0.0506
  Community and social services occupations 4 4 35 35,709 425 37,405 751 0.335 0.0179
  Legal occupations 1 7 587 68,034 2,843 108,094 3,786 0.308 0.0205
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 1 6 554 100,000 (NA) 142,898 5,385 0.141 0.0237
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
0 1 33 38,601 1,613 44,165 1,620 0.332 0.0377
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
50 7 236 36,109 345 38,099 388 0.397 0.0087
    Postsecondary teachers 15 3 162 43,129 1,714 54,204 1,592 0.439 0.0250
    All other teachers 35 4 66 40,053 433 38,571 401 0.344 0.0094
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
0 0 9 16,743 457 21,384 641 0.435 0.0243
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
10 4 184 32,276 664 43,958 1,581 0.503 0.0192
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
35 11 946 50,052 475 66,219 1,101 0.397 0.0120
    Doctors 4 1 616 100,000 (NA) 161,000 5,269 0.043 0.0226
    Nurses 20 5 160 49,170 848 50,513 578 0.276 0.0144
    All other health and technical occupations 11 5 169 40,938 443 47,557 1,043 0.376 0.0176
Service occupations 33 9 278 15,802 120 20,954 195 0.485 0.0062
 Healthcare support occupations 0 0 12 21,193 293 22,379 446 0.361 0.0169
 Protective service occupations 23 9 159 39,624 1,087 44,305 796 0.403 0.0161
  Supervisors 2 1 31 54,405 4,336 65,403 2,546 0.291 0.0550
  Fire fighters and Police 21 7 108 59,608 1,482 63,318 1,305 0.271 0.0262
  All other protective service occupations 0 0 20 23,912 1,021 27,463 786 0.440 0.0225
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
4 0 35 11,555 146 14,961 290 0.467 0.0108
  Supervisors 1 0 2 21,035 483 22,425 708 0.323 0.0343
  Chefs and Cooks 1 0 6 13,466 385 16,327 344 0.409 0.0182
  All other food preparation occupations 2 0 27 10,049 216 13,558 414 0.501 0.0153
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
0 0 25 16,522 198 19,890 350 0.424 0.0118
  Supervisors 0 0 18 31,713 843 37,154 1,697 0.371 0.0378
  All other maintenance occupations 0 0 7 15,734 197 17,878 320 0.410 0.0123
 Personal care and service occupations 7 0 47 12,400 298 18,262 402 0.512 0.0139
  Supervisors 2 0 13 31,686 1,992 40,348 3,237 0.424 0.0609
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
5 0 34 11,729 235 16,682 347 0.505 0.0136
Sales and office occupations 90 16 1,425 26,337 126 34,582 309 0.471 0.0055
 Sales and related occupations 59 16 1,205 25,944 243 40,362 596 0.536 0.0080
  Supervisors 27 7 384 36,897 362 49,033 1,016 0.410 0.0145
  Cashiers 0 1 14 8,929 282 13,043 579 0.516 0.0232
  Insurance sales agents 2 2 77 45,483 2,928 65,709 4,792 0.460 0.0431
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 4 0 111 34,916 2,468 55,399 2,924 0.507 0.0321
  All other sales and related occupations 25 7 619 25,569 371 42,568 998 0.548 0.0119
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
31 0 220 26,554 142 29,384 228 0.367 0.0063
  Supervisors 8 0 55 38,242 868 41,925 712 0.286 0.0203
  Postal workers 0 0 2 51,050 410 47,483 1,036 0.166 0.0348
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
23 0 163 25,414 145 27,671 240 0.371 0.0068
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
32 9 375 31,527 155 36,445 317 0.381 0.0068
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1 0 13 17,197 755 20,295 730 0.464 0.0273
  Supervisors 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
1 0 13 16,449 769 19,470 736 0.466 0.0283
 Construction and extraction occupations 25 8 231 30,903 188 36,189 471 0.396 0.0093
  Construction 24 8 221 30,694 188 35,836 480 0.397 0.0095
    Supervisors 4 0 63 47,487 2,000 55,453 1,687 0.317 0.0309
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 0 5 27,057 1,329 33,076 3,066 0.455 0.0789
    Carpenters 0 4 15 27,098 580 29,530 562 0.336 0.0198
    Electricians 0 1 25 46,029 1,342 52,655 2,965 0.340 0.0355
    Painters and paperhangers 0 0 8 20,260 702 25,070 1,118 0.426 0.0363
    Sheet metal workers 7 1 2 36,263 4,015 43,361 2,602 0.328 0.0663
    Structural iron and steel workers 0 0 2 43,045 4,905 42,302 2,949 0.335 0.0856
    All other constrution trades 13 1 101 27,139 379 32,515 573 0.407 0.0132
  Extraction workers 1 0 10 51,548 854 49,857 1,977 0.278 0.0501
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
6 0 131 37,328 455 40,579 404 0.321 0.0108
  Supervisors 4 0 33 51,544 2,235 56,668 2,023 0.281 0.0430
  Aircraft mechanics and service 0 0 5 47,896 2,566 50,871 2,464 0.250 0.0690
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
0 0 26 34,722 1,031 36,483 675 0.312 0.0201
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
0 0 7 35,843 2,199 39,304 1,357 0.319 0.0392
  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 36,801 510 38,915 534 0.319 0.0149
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
35 17 313 27,779 347 32,923 344 0.398 0.0070
 Production occupations 16 11 132 30,089 273 34,022 519 0.371 0.0099
  Supervisors 1 4 29 49,837 1,437 54,926 3,111 0.296 0.0343
  All other occupations 15 6 103 27,659 420 31,929 469 0.368 0.0102
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
19 6 181 26,322 276 31,844 453 0.425 0.0098
  Supervisors 0 0 9 45,961 2,660 51,589 3,169 0.323 0.0649
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 0 0 70 100,000 (NA) 97,114 5,312 0.272 0.0676
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 4 6 64 30,797 318 34,075 507 0.363 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 19 19,968 413 22,721 405 0.424 0.0135
Armed Forces 4 1 34 44,447 1,804 52,303 2,526 0.344 0.0358

Race Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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