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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
Male
Total Work Experience
15 Years and Over
All Races
  Total 84,039 3,594 2,676 2,799 2,090 3,477 1,709 3,308 1,892 4,357 2,007 3,654 1,937
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
26,604 561 294 399 281 493 214 423 238 647 279 564 313
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
12,953 207 86 138 110 211 78 198 122 303 150 263 163
  Management occupations 10,159 155 69 114 93 158 66 144 97 260 115 200 143
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
2,029 14 7 7 6 5 7 19 4 26 10 19 23
    Legislators 30 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    All other Managers 8,100 141 59 105 87 153 59 124 94 234 105 181 119
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
2,794 52 17 24 17 52 12 55 25 44 35 63 20
    Business Operations Specialists 1,345 21 9 12 11 39 6 23 10 31 10 21 14
    Financial Specialists 1,448 31 8 12 6 14 6 32 16 13 25 41 6
 Professional and related occupations 13,651 354 208 261 171 282 136 225 116 344 130 301 150
  Computer and mathematical occupations 2,818 29 32 27 23 36 7 24 19 28 19 39 30
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
2,703 29 31 27 23 36 7 24 15 28 19 37 26
    Actuaries 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 3
  Architecture and engineering occupations 2,494 18 8 14 20 25 19 18 17 44 11 64 24
    Architects, except naval 153 0 0 7 0 0 7 0 1 4 0 1 0
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
45 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
    Engineers 1,719 11 1 0 10 23 5 11 5 18 6 33 10
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
576 7 6 7 8 3 6 6 11 22 5 30 11
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
727 8 6 15 7 4 18 12 3 16 11 17 6
    Astronomers and Physicists 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Economists 15 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 55 3 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 2 0
    All other scientists 496 4 1 5 6 4 10 5 2 11 8 8 3
    Science technicians 149 1 5 9 0 0 8 5 2 4 1 4 3
  Community and social services occupations 864 38 36 15 1 19 15 17 16 57 22 36 24
  Legal occupations 852 8 0 13 5 12 1 9 10 16 10 5 0
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 733 5 0 12 4 7 1 7 6 3 5 1 0
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
119 3 0 1 0 4 0 2 4 13 5 4 0
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
2,445 98 72 103 63 85 36 73 26 86 25 41 28
    Postsecondary teachers 739 27 16 26 22 24 15 32 15 34 10 17 3
    All other teachers 1,519 46 40 65 30 40 19 39 5 40 13 20 21
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
188 24 16 12 11 21 3 2 5 12 2 4 4
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
1,523 138 41 60 31 77 21 31 14 47 25 60 23
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
1,927 18 12 13 23 22 19 40 11 49 7 38 15
    Doctors 755 3 0 2 0 3 1 11 0 15 3 0 1
    Nurses 271 0 0 1 2 2 3 4 2 4 1 6 4
    All other health and technical occupations 901 15 12 9 21 18 15 25 9 29 3 31 10
Service occupations 11,753 1,104 787 777 546 894 420 803 424 884 349 618 289
 Healthcare support occupations 363 23 24 15 13 27 12 21 14 41 11 31 14
 Protective service occupations 2,435 86 64 80 33 66 30 90 44 91 56 100 65
  Supervisors 243 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 6 1
  Fire fighters and Police 910 11 1 3 3 10 6 0 3 12 12 24 9
  All other protective service occupations 1,282 75 63 76 28 57 20 90 41 80 45 70 55
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
3,941 468 368 373 246 398 198 326 166 365 117 206 76
  Supervisors 246 6 17 17 9 16 7 7 8 28 13 25 6
  Chefs and Cooks 1,664 123 129 146 91 196 95 163 60 166 78 89 38
  All other food preparation occupations 2,031 339 222 210 146 186 96 155 98 172 26 93 32
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
3,695 320 218 218 165 319 130 309 167 323 144 223 120
  Supervisors 433 16 4 3 0 18 17 15 22 7 12 25 20
  All other maintenance occupations 3,261 305 213 215 165 301 113 294 146 317 132 197 100
 Personal care and service occupations 1,319 206 114 91 89 83 49 57 33 64 22 59 15
  Supervisors 149 4 6 0 3 1 3 2 0 11 3 8 0
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
1,170 201 108 91 86 82 47 55 33 53 19 51 15
Sales and office occupations 14,014 784 601 620 400 634 335 574 308 649 358 689 366
 Sales and related occupations 8,847 474 400 336 263 409 179 293 156 366 161 365 199
  Supervisors 2,915 66 35 31 28 69 25 67 45 95 61 116 106
  Cashiers 1,007 165 154 136 67 95 35 56 10 81 17 45 7
  Insurance sales agents 294 1 3 7 8 6 0 5 7 3 5 12 0
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 465 11 18 12 5 24 6 27 5 17 4 24 0
  All other sales and related occupations 4,165 230 191 150 155 214 113 138 88 170 75 167 87
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
5,167 311 201 284 137 225 156 281 152 283 197 323 166
  Supervisors 495 2 1 8 2 5 12 9 1 6 15 12 23
  Postal workers 318 0 2 0 1 0 0 3 0 7 4 5 0
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
4,354 309 198 276 134 220 145 269 151 271 178 306 143
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
15,633 518 438 487 467 743 359 706 412 1,137 466 810 474
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 950 90 73 74 26 74 50 49 52 134 33 48 27
  Supervisors 44 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 5 3 1 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
906 89 73 74 26 71 50 46 52 129 30 48 27
 Construction and extraction occupations 9,314 330 259 309 314 488 225 483 247 757 237 501 270
  Construction 9,079 326 254 306 311 476 225 483 244 746 235 493 264
    Supervisors 804 8 3 15 9 5 4 11 1 31 11 14 7
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 222 8 15 17 13 5 3 18 0 13 13 17 18
    Carpenters 1,622 57 38 55 55 99 31 68 63 190 59 107 65
    Electricians 891 8 6 4 8 16 3 18 3 59 9 34 35
    Painters and paperhangers 649 35 28 39 25 59 27 44 35 64 19 43 14
    Sheet metal workers 142 4 2 2 0 0 0 5 3 8 6 7 8
    Structural iron and steel workers 84 2 5 0 2 2 0 2 0 3 6 0 0
    All other constrution trades 4,665 204 157 175 200 290 156 318 138 377 112 272 117
  Extraction workers 235 3 5 3 3 12 0 1 3 11 2 8 6
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
5,370 98 106 103 127 182 84 174 113 246 196 261 177
  Supervisors 346 7 3 0 3 0 0 1 4 11 8 3 9
  Aircraft mechanics and service 141 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 5 1 3 6
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
1,510 44 12 30 53 65 34 56 30 66 65 72 73
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
415 4 10 11 11 4 3 5 5 45 22 19 7
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
364 4 5 12 5 5 10 7 5 8 12 23 11
  All other occupations 2,594 39 75 50 53 107 37 105 69 111 89 140 72
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
15,283 623 550 516 393 700 370 784 502 1,014 546 938 465
 Production occupations 6,744 184 188 161 102 259 144 314 203 441 243 435 225
  Supervisors 678 3 2 9 0 5 6 4 10 13 13 12 10
  All other occupations 6,066 181 187 152 102 254 138 310 193 428 230 423 215
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
8,539 439 362 355 291 440 226 470 299 573 303 503 240
  Supervisors 188 2 6 0 2 2 0 3 1 3 3 8 5
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 148 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 3 1 3 0
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
36 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 4,317 107 136 141 106 189 94 199 126 297 122 270 118
  Rail and subway workers 143 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 8 4 0 0 4
  Ship captains and engineers 50 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  All other transportation occupations 3,658 324 220 211 183 245 127 261 164 267 176 221 113
Armed Forces 752 4 5 1 3 13 11 18 7 25 8 34 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
Male
Total Work Experience
15 Years and Over
All Races
  Total 4,729 1,407 3,802 1,419 4,117 979 2,623 1,155 4,016 816 1,810 655 2,809
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
892 320 864 352 1,153 331 833 368 1,450 298 718 282 1,170
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
455 137 402 176 598 135 388 170 750 123 308 99 568
  Management occupations 349 114 305 123 419 111 320 106 559 95 227 72 451
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
41 16 23 23 43 27 73 17 90 13 35 11 74
    Legislators 0 3 0 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 0
    All other Managers 308 96 283 100 376 81 247 89 469 82 192 58 377
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
106 22 96 53 179 25 68 64 190 28 80 27 117
    Business Operations Specialists 30 9 56 33 78 14 45 29 94 19 31 15 40
    Financial Specialists 76 13 40 20 102 11 23 35 96 9 50 12 76
 Professional and related occupations 437 183 462 176 555 196 445 198 700 175 410 183 603
  Computer and mathematical occupations 58 32 67 49 95 30 83 38 149 36 79 57 130
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
58 32 63 46 93 30 80 38 146 36 75 57 128
    Actuaries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
0 0 4 3 3 1 3 0 3 0 1 0 2
  Architecture and engineering occupations 44 22 66 20 91 18 50 25 133 42 83 28 162
    Architects, except naval 3 0 5 0 10 1 4 3 12 0 16 0 7
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
2 4 4 0 6 0 0 1 3 1 3 1 0
    Engineers 9 5 35 3 42 7 27 10 52 30 46 22 112
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
29 13 23 17 33 10 19 11 67 12 17 5 43
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
22 20 35 11 41 11 33 14 36 2 14 10 30
    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 0 0 0 0 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 0 4 3 2 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 2
    All other scientists 10 8 21 9 22 3 21 13 24 1 10 10 20
    Science technicians 12 8 11 0 18 9 1 0 12 1 4 1 8
  Community and social services occupations 47 14 54 19 63 17 37 19 59 22 25 3 37
  Legal occupations 5 7 18 0 15 2 11 7 33 3 21 1 28
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 0 0 8 0 11 2 9 1 30 1 15 1 18
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
5 7 10 0 5 0 1 6 3 2 6 0 10
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
90 33 98 37 117 75 112 54 140 46 96 41 90
    Postsecondary teachers 27 14 16 16 13 20 17 4 36 7 7 5 11
    All other teachers 51 16 76 19 102 55 95 48 98 39 80 32 74
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
11 4 6 2 2 0 0 1 6 0 9 4 5
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
109 18 71 27 61 26 43 24 58 10 48 29 55
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
63 37 54 13 71 16 76 18 91 12 45 12 71
    Doctors 3 2 5 0 12 2 14 3 19 5 9 0 9
    Nurses 9 10 17 3 11 9 16 6 16 0 4 8 19
    All other health and technical occupations 51 25 32 10 48 5 47 9 56 8 32 5 43
Service occupations 592 191 478 166 434 87 185 86 326 64 131 47 171
 Healthcare support occupations 27 18 14 0 18 2 2 3 4 2 4 0 4
 Protective service occupations 134 48 102 49 154 31 84 34 146 31 77 32 106
  Supervisors 6 6 20 2 19 1 13 5 28 3 7 2 4
  Fire fighters and Police 28 12 25 18 70 15 25 20 76 13 43 20 57
  All other protective service occupations 100 30 58 29 65 15 46 9 41 15 28 9 46
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
115 49 133 42 66 12 35 8 43 19 13 5 16
  Supervisors 13 4 13 2 7 3 8 4 14 3 4 3 2
  Chefs and Cooks 46 12 79 24 31 9 21 0 15 2 7 0 7
  All other food preparation occupations 56 33 41 16 27 0 6 4 13 14 2 2 7
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
218 60 154 67 144 37 46 35 89 8 30 10 24
  Supervisors 34 5 34 16 34 8 23 11 33 2 10 5 13
  All other maintenance occupations 184 55 120 51 110 29 23 24 56 6 20 5 11
 Personal care and service occupations 97 16 75 8 52 6 18 6 45 4 7 1 21
  Supervisors 17 0 20 0 11 0 3 0 19 0 0 0 3
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
80 16 55 8 40 6 15 6 26 4 7 1 19
Sales and office occupations 844 216 649 267 644 153 425 157 707 116 316 103 428
 Sales and related occupations 475 95 379 151 376 80 293 105 471 57 206 63 292
  Supervisors 211 42 187 78 147 55 137 41 225 27 56 36 131
  Cashiers 21 9 33 5 20 0 4 3 13 0 7 0 1
  Insurance sales agents 15 3 15 7 20 0 9 1 19 5 12 0 15
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 21 3 11 2 26 3 26 3 24 3 18 3 16
  All other sales and related occupations 208 39 133 59 164 22 117 58 190 22 113 24 129
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
369 120 270 115 268 72 131 51 236 59 110 40 136
  Supervisors 50 19 22 14 51 11 14 8 50 5 19 8 26
  Postal workers 9 0 5 4 17 16 27 5 72 15 45 7 33
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
310 102 243 97 199 45 90 37 114 39 46 25 77
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
1,184 306 868 288 962 176 577 272 808 178 339 101 564
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 54 9 36 16 30 8 11 0 8 3 2 3 7
  Supervisors 3 1 3 1 8 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 1
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
51 8 34 15 22 8 9 0 8 3 2 0 7
 Construction and extraction occupations 761 177 516 156 581 96 286 151 432 76 185 40 323
  Construction 750 172 512 153 568 95 279 149 408 72 157 39 308
    Supervisors 38 23 39 39 100 16 31 11 74 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 30
    Electricians 59 8 45 22 81 13 34 31 65 14 31 11 77
    Painters and paperhangers 47 9 25 3 42 8 9 0 26 2 8 0 12
    Sheet metal workers 22 0 12 0 5 2 8 0 5 0 7 2 3
    Structural iron and steel workers 10 0 5 1 3 2 9 0 9 0 0 0 13
    All other constrution trades 393 103 231 63 243 47 147 70 157 39 67 17 114
  Extraction workers 11 5 4 4 12 1 7 2 24 4 28 1 15
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
369 120 315 115 351 72 280 120 368 98 152 58 234
  Supervisors 18 9 19 4 21 7 20 8 14 9 17 9 18
  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 19 8 21 7 19 4 20 6 8 0 19
  All other occupations 157 62 140 55 192 22 115 58 184 64 66 27 125
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
1,152 371 886 314 885 219 553 262 664 159 275 118 425
 Production occupations 568 195 470 139 431 112 266 105 339 85 132 52 186
  Supervisors 34 25 44 14 56 9 28 13 68 18 29 20 43
  All other occupations 534 170 426 125 375 103 237 92 271 67 103 32 143
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
584 176 415 175 454 107 288 157 325 74 143 66 239
  Supervisors 0 3 19 7 23 0 18 0 13 1 5 5 11
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 4 0 10 0 11 0 2 0 0 0 5 3 4
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 330 107 245 112 254 62 191 117 207 52 103 24 157
  Rail and subway workers 6 6 0 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 241 60 139 51 161 40 66 40 85 17 28 32 55
Armed Forces 65 2 57 32 39 12 49 11 61 2 30 3 50

 

  $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
Male
Total Work Experience
15 Years and Over
All Races
  Total 517 1,550 530 1,957 390 1,480 401 1,489 274 752 241 1,016 144
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
239 765 258 1,025 207 839 196 847 163 457 123 667 77
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
96 369 120 491 98 442 82 431 73 206 56 326 37
  Management occupations 81 237 92 376 74 375 61 307 64 163 53 251 31
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
14 34 18 88 7 53 11 41 8 36 5 53 7
    Legislators 0 0 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    All other Managers 67 203 74 286 67 316 50 266 57 126 48 198 25
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
15 132 28 115 24 67 21 124 9 43 3 75 6
    Business Operations Specialists 11 70 22 63 22 31 10 58 4 27 3 36 5
    Financial Specialists 4 62 5 52 2 36 11 66 4 17 0 39 1
 Professional and related occupations 143 397 139 534 109 397 113 416 90 251 67 340 40
  Computer and mathematical occupations 22 123 40 130 32 124 41 121 36 83 19 89 6
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
19 123 34 118 32 124 35 111 36 80 17 87 6
    Actuaries 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
2 0 6 7 0 0 6 8 0 4 2 3 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 43 82 32 152 32 83 22 120 24 84 19 97 15
    Architects, except naval 1 3 6 11 0 0 0 5 0 1 1 1 0
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
6 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
    Engineers 28 69 26 125 16 77 19 94 24 82 17 76 13
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
9 10 0 14 16 6 2 21 0 1 2 13 3
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
6 28 7 18 4 14 3 26 3 15 10 24 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 0 0 1 0 3 0 2 0 3 3 2 0
    All other scientists 2 24 2 16 4 10 1 22 1 12 6 21 1
    Science technicians 3 4 5 0 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Community and social services occupations 7 22 12 20 4 13 6 13 3 4 0 7 1
  Legal occupations 5 13 2 29 6 19 4 18 0 4 0 12 4
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 3 7 2 28 6 18 2 18 0 4 0 12 4
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
2 6 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
23 85 24 92 15 61 17 37 8 34 7 48 8
    Postsecondary teachers 0 24 7 32 2 17 2 20 3 10 5 20 7
    All other teachers 21 57 16 59 14 40 14 11 5 24 2 28 2
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
1 3 1 1 0 4 1 7 0 0 0 0 0
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
10 23 15 35 8 27 12 36 0 23 2 25 1
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
26 21 7 59 8 56 9 44 15 4 9 38 4
    Doctors 3 4 0 4 3 11 3 12 4 1 2 12 2
    Nurses 8 6 4 21 0 15 2 9 3 1 6 3 0
    All other health and technical occupations 15 11 3 34 5 30 5 23 9 2 2 23 2
Service occupations 45 87 38 99 20 89 29 67 18 41 13 50 8
 Healthcare support occupations 0 1 0 4 3 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0
 Protective service occupations 26 55 29 66 10 48 27 54 18 35 12 33 3
  Supervisors 5 5 7 6 4 8 5 15 4 12 0 9 0
  Fire fighters and Police 15 32 16 47 5 29 22 36 12 17 5 22 3
  All other protective service occupations 6 18 6 12 1 11 0 4 2 6 7 1 0
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
10 10 0 1 6 12 1 0 0 1 0 2 0
  Supervisors 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Chefs and Cooks 10 5 0 0 6 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  All other food preparation occupations 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
4 16 0 22 1 19 0 6 0 0 2 15 5
  Supervisors 4 3 0 10 1 3 0 3 0 0 2 3 5
  All other maintenance occupations 0 14 0 13 0 16 0 4 0 0 0 12 0
 Personal care and service occupations 6 5 9 7 0 9 1 5 0 1 0 0 0
  Supervisors 6 4 4 0 0 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
0 1 5 7 0 3 0 4 0 1 0 0 0
Sales and office occupations 71 212 57 267 54 197 44 211 33 65 33 130 16
 Sales and related occupations 48 141 32 204 44 166 25 166 30 51 27 110 12
  Supervisors 24 57 16 77 17 60 15 74 14 23 2 22 7
  Cashiers 5 4 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Insurance sales agents 0 4 0 9 0 8 0 10 2 0 2 8 0
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 3 4 0 14 1 15 0 9 1 3 0 17 0
  All other sales and related occupations 16 72 16 101 26 81 10 73 13 25 23 64 5
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
23 71 24 64 11 32 19 44 3 14 6 20 5
  Supervisors 1 11 11 8 2 6 0 20 0 6 0 5 2
  Postal workers 9 10 2 10 2 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
12 50 11 46 7 24 14 24 3 8 6 15 3
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
91 265 76 333 59 183 53 201 31 120 35 75 24
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 0 2 0 2 2 0 0 4 3 3 0 0 0
  Supervisors 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
0 2 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 0 0
 Construction and extraction occupations 34 139 39 183 20 115 24 120 17 65 15 40 16
  Construction 34 135 39 171 20 104 23 112 15 60 14 39 15
    Supervisors 6 15 11 25 0 28 1 14 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 17 72 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
57 124 37 148 36 68 28 78 11 52 20 34 8
  Supervisors 5 15 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 11 8 15 0 4 9 8 0
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
2 9 0 10 0 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 32 63 17 72 14 32 4 39 6 31 9 13 5
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
69 211 96 196 49 164 73 152 26 57 30 73 13
 Production occupations 38 103 54 89 23 84 35 80 18 28 8 37 4
  Supervisors 10 21 11 16 2 20 6 34 4 8 3 11 0
  All other occupations 28 82 42 73 21 64 29 46 14 20 5 26 4
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
31 108 42 107 26 80 38 71 9 29 22 35 9
  Supervisors 5 10 6 4 2 4 0 1 2 5 0 0 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 72 25 63 20 49 27 46 4 12 8 12 9
  Rail and subway workers 9 0 5 9 1 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 1 20 6 29 3 16 0 5 1 7 4 12 0
Armed Forces 2 10 5 36 0 8 7 12 3 12 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
Male
Total Work Experience
15 Years and Over
All Races
  Total 512 195 8,755 36,568 107 50,405 262 0.464 0.0032
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
341 143 6,520 61,568 195 80,259 625 0.371 0.0053
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
164 80 3,542 65,278 649 85,618 957 0.354 0.0076
  Management occupations 133 67 2,926 66,393 594 87,763 1,124 0.354 0.0085
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
23 13 987 95,992 3,777 125,196 3,136 0.211 0.0174
    Legislators 0 0 8 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other Managers 110 54 1,932 61,371 334 78,219 1,122 0.399 0.0097
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
30 13 616 60,875 632 77,818 1,713 0.360 0.0168
    Business Operations Specialists 22 6 254 60,767 1,691 69,985 1,805 0.343 0.0234
    Financial Specialists 8 7 362 60,932 696 85,094 2,831 0.368 0.0234
 Professional and related occupations 177 63 2,978 60,123 441 75,173 809 0.383 0.0075
  Computer and mathematical occupations 53 19 668 70,212 977 73,360 876 0.327 0.0153
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
47 19 634 69,522 1,507 72,959 896 0.328 0.0157
    Actuaries 0 0 6 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
6 0 28 80,011 2,031 79,826 3,941 0.247 0.0794
  Architecture and engineering occupations 56 26 542 70,397 575 77,729 1,642 0.316 0.0168
    Architects, except naval 3 0 41 60,899 5,012 95,459 13,902 0.358 0.0730
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Engineers 46 16 458 77,021 1,154 85,278 1,908 0.292 0.0202
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
7 10 42 50,386 802 52,582 1,525 0.298 0.0327
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
8 1 154 57,415 3,434 68,495 2,029 0.358 0.0315
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 1 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Economists 0 0 8 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Psychologists and Sociologists 0 0 8 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other scientists 8 0 128 65,824 2,487 76,131 2,564 0.329 0.0377
    Science technicians 0 0 2 37,399 2,543 38,615 1,969 0.311 0.0596
  Community and social services occupations 2 4 29 39,962 1,419 42,313 1,547 0.363 0.0284
  Legal occupations 3 4 489 100,000 (NA) 142,310 5,830 0.138 0.0247
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 3 4 473 100,000 (NA) 157,235 6,544 0.060 0.0263
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
0 0 16 40,512 5,870 50,465 3,837 0.378 0.0812
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
32 5 181 45,765 617 49,066 930 0.395 0.0166
    Postsecondary teachers 6 3 146 49,536 2,618 60,627 2,192 0.434 0.0305
    All other teachers 25 3 34 46,653 575 46,260 964 0.318 0.0189
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
0 0 2 19,319 3,803 26,286 2,039 0.506 0.0525
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
7 1 153 37,361 1,280 53,393 2,544 0.494 0.0250
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
16 4 762 73,773 2,133 112,429 3,199 0.297 0.0181
    Doctors 4 0 571 100,000 (NA) 187,116 6,395 -0.085 0.0235
    Nurses 2 0 36 59,495 2,687 63,702 2,620 0.280 0.0501
    All other health and technical occupations 9 4 155 51,125 748 64,447 2,603 0.409 0.0293
Service occupations 26 10 258 20,344 171 26,363 317 0.480 0.0083
 Healthcare support occupations 0 0 6 22,018 891 26,745 1,965 0.433 0.0540
 Protective service occupations 21 10 157 41,293 447 46,273 784 0.372 0.0161
  Supervisors 2 1 31 57,117 5,444 65,953 2,378 0.271 0.0518
  Fire fighters and Police 18 8 106 59,567 1,551 63,254 1,317 0.270 0.0263
  All other protective service occupations 0 0 20 27,404 805 30,494 790 0.392 0.0219
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
4 0 30 13,968 442 18,070 509 0.475 0.0162
  Supervisors 1 0 2 23,875 1,457 26,430 1,319 0.366 0.0479
  Chefs and Cooks 1 0 4 15,791 349 18,679 521 0.412 0.0204
  All other food preparation occupations 2 0 25 11,323 339 16,560 873 0.531 0.0272
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
0 0 25 19,995 386 22,502 379 0.412 0.0131
  Supervisors 0 0 15 36,465 866 39,763 1,861 0.325 0.0398
  All other maintenance occupations 0 0 10 17,900 511 20,208 325 0.402 0.0137
 Personal care and service occupations 2 0 40 16,212 892 25,091 1,105 0.542 0.0274
  Supervisors 0 0 14 37,077 2,266 55,622 6,422 0.437 0.0874
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
2 0 25 13,447 1,002 21,209 862 0.534 0.0271
Sales and office occupations 69 15 1,194 32,039 196 45,481 637 0.486 0.0082
 Sales and related occupations 52 13 1,077 36,659 347 53,253 965 0.493 0.0101
  Supervisors 25 7 357 44,685 1,057 58,277 1,443 0.396 0.0174
  Cashiers 0 1 9 9,298 662 15,709 975 0.553 0.0359
  Insurance sales agents 2 2 68 52,870 2,391 84,232 7,654 0.433 0.0527
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 2 0 83 46,276 1,154 69,904 5,033 0.470 0.0429
  All other sales and related occupations 23 4 560 36,085 679 54,765 1,542 0.503 0.0144
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
17 2 118 27,996 577 32,176 431 0.406 0.0114
  Supervisors 3 0 27 42,371 1,482 48,700 1,427 0.284 0.0362
  Postal workers 0 0 0 51,808 344 50,637 844 0.131 0.0373
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
13 2 90 25,206 335 28,950 461 0.425 0.0131
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
32 9 407 31,687 147 36,878 333 0.380 0.0066
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1 0 14 19,420 755 21,610 820 0.445 0.0304
  Supervisors 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
1 0 14 18,656 813 20,766 829 0.440 0.0307
 Construction and extraction occupations 25 8 252 30,780 177 36,286 502 0.401 0.0092
  Construction 24 8 240 30,587 177 35,934 512 0.402 0.0094
    Supervisors 4 0 70 47,160 2,070 55,907 1,678 0.318 0.0308
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 0 5 25,936 1,290 30,959 2,646 0.441 0.0683
    Carpenters 0 4 18 27,257 617 30,666 1,150 0.356 0.0215
    Electricians 0 1 28 46,000 1,402 52,697 2,731 0.335 0.0335
    Painters and paperhangers 0 0 8 21,261 555 25,506 1,033 0.405 0.0334
    Sheet metal workers 7 1 1 35,870 2,511 42,758 2,278 0.319 0.0647
    Structural iron and steel workers 0 0 3 44,852 3,905 42,650 2,941 0.293 0.0772
    All other constrution trades 13 1 107 26,885 351 32,481 624 0.414 0.0130
  Extraction workers 1 0 12 51,540 892 49,897 1,967 0.297 0.0481
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
5 0 141 37,776 694 40,606 383 0.320 0.0103
  Supervisors 2 0 37 53,926 2,220 57,707 2,031 0.281 0.0432
  Aircraft mechanics and service 0 0 7 47,914 2,062 51,986 2,451 0.263 0.0681
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
0 0 27 34,769 957 36,388 629 0.314 0.0190
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
0 0 7 36,795 1,810 39,317 1,187 0.291 0.0352
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
0 0 26 43,135 2,184 48,489 1,796 0.329 0.0407
  All other occupations 3 0 37 37,301 743 39,264 520 0.318 0.0142
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
42 18 332 30,525 150 35,149 401 0.394 0.0072
 Production occupations 23 11 131 32,079 202 37,175 604 0.360 0.0106
  Supervisors 6 4 33 51,085 536 57,284 3,211 0.300 0.0347
  All other occupations 16 6 98 31,032 204 34,927 558 0.357 0.0110
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
19 8 200 27,602 424 33,549 535 0.421 0.0097
  Supervisors 0 0 9 46,084 2,344 52,079 3,065 0.300 0.0641
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 0 0 71 89,242 31,367 94,518 5,067 0.285 0.0656
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 8 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 4 7 80 31,916 278 36,376 725 0.366 0.0129
  Rail and subway workers 6 0 2 60,793 2,637 56,544 2,179 0.243 0.0572
  Ship captains and engineers 6 0 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other transportation occupations 3 0 22 20,874 317 24,058 532 0.425 0.0137
Armed Forces 3 1 44 45,385 1,396 53,019 2,230 0.330 0.0327

Race Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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