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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
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 70,987 2,956 2,218 2,266 1,741 2,798 1,418 2,771 1,561 3,581 1,651 2,973 1,596
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
22,805 483 253 338 237 394 192 369 194 575 230 465 271
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
11,558 172 76 123 96 178 74 185 95 287 136 222 152
  Management occupations 9,102 131 62 107 82 134 64 136 74 243 103 170 133
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
1,849 10 3 7 5 5 7 17 0 24 10 17 22
    Legislators 28 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    All other Managers 7,225 120 56 99 76 128 57 119 74 220 94 153 111
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
2,455 42 14 15 14 44 10 50 21 44 33 52 18
    Business Operations Specialists 1,204 18 9 11 10 32 4 18 7 31 10 20 14
    Financial Specialists 1,251 23 5 4 4 12 6 32 15 13 23 32 4
 Professional and related occupations 11,247 311 176 215 141 216 117 183 98 288 94 243 119
  Computer and mathematical occupations 2,182 23 25 25 19 17 7 22 17 24 15 32 19
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
2,093 23 25 25 19 17 7 22 14 24 15 32 19
    Actuaries 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
78 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 2,098 18 8 11 16 25 17 17 14 43 9 58 24
    Architects, except naval 134 0 0 7 0 0 7 0 1 4 0 1 0
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
40 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
    Engineers 1,416 11 1 0 6 22 4 11 5 18 4 30 9
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
509 7 6 3 8 3 6 6 7 21 5 27 11
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
589 7 5 14 7 2 17 11 2 14 8 15 3
    Astronomers and Physicists 10 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 49 3 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 2 0
    All other scientists 403 2 1 5 6 2 10 4 2 10 6 6 0
    Science technicians 112 1 4 9 0 0 7 4 1 4 0 4 3
  Community and social services occupations 643 36 24 14 0 10 12 10 14 39 14 18 21
  Legal occupations 769 7 0 10 3 12 1 9 10 16 5 5 0
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 680 5 0 9 3 7 1 7 6 3 5 1 0
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
88 3 0 1 0 4 0 2 4 13 0 4 0
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
2,086 79 66 86 55 75 30 63 23 71 16 38 23
    Postsecondary teachers 632 24 14 24 19 19 11 27 14 31 8 15 1
    All other teachers 1,306 34 38 49 29 37 17 36 3 30 8 20 18
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
148 21 14 12 7 19 3 0 5 10 0 3 4
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
1,335 128 37 48 25 56 19 23 11 38 25 55 17
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
1,546 13 12 8 17 20 14 29 7 42 2 22 12
    Doctors 661 3 0 2 0 3 1 11 0 15 0 0 1
    Nurses 195 0 0 1 2 2 3 1 0 4 0 4 4
    All other health and technical occupations 689 10 12 4 15 15 9 16 7 23 2 17 8
Service occupations 9,379 925 661 620 446 697 343 652 335 652 264 482 207
 Healthcare support occupations 257 21 16 10 8 19 11 19 6 25 9 24 8
 Protective service occupations 1,944 69 56 62 25 43 18 77 35 57 39 71 54
  Supervisors 199 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 1
  Fire fighters and Police 801 11 0 3 3 10 4 0 3 7 8 18 9
  All other protective service occupations 943 58 56 59 20 34 13 77 32 50 31 49 44
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
3,148 378 313 321 203 314 163 264 143 281 84 167 45
  Supervisors 182 4 13 14 8 6 7 7 8 23 4 23 2
  Chefs and Cooks 1,301 99 105 132 77 155 79 124 51 117 60 61 25
  All other food preparation occupations 1,665 275 195 175 118 153 77 132 84 141 20 83 17
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
3,005 273 180 160 138 259 113 250 124 238 118 186 92
  Supervisors 393 14 4 3 0 15 15 15 19 7 10 25 20
  All other maintenance occupations 2,611 259 175 157 138 245 98 236 105 232 109 161 72
 Personal care and service occupations 1,026 184 96 66 71 61 37 43 26 50 13 35 9
  Supervisors 122 4 6 0 1 1 2 0 0 9 3 8 0
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
904 180 90 66 70 60 35 43 26 41 10 27 9
Sales and office occupations 11,687 611 488 478 329 487 261 466 250 506 275 546 311
 Sales and related occupations 7,606 364 322 270 215 336 144 256 131 289 116 301 177
  Supervisors 2,539 61 24 27 28 53 23 52 37 71 51 91 98
  Cashiers 749 110 109 108 53 74 26 51 8 54 10 30 6
  Insurance sales agents 274 1 3 7 8 6 0 1 7 3 3 11 0
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 411 10 16 4 5 21 6 20 5 17 0 22 0
  All other sales and related occupations 3,633 181 170 124 121 182 89 131 74 144 52 147 73
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
4,081 247 165 207 114 150 117 211 119 217 159 245 134
  Supervisors 410 2 1 7 2 4 12 4 0 6 13 11 17
  Postal workers 230 0 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 3 3 3 0
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
3,441 245 163 200 111 147 105 204 119 208 143 231 117
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
14,053 441 387 438 413 667 322 634 379 1,033 415 712 415
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 866 73 70 72 25 65 44 47 47 124 31 43 25
  Supervisors 42 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 5 3 1 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
823 73 70 71 25 64 44 45 47 120 28 43 25
 Construction and extraction occupations 8,470 281 227 274 280 440 198 433 233 696 207 447 243
  Construction 8,258 277 223 271 278 430 198 432 229 687 206 442 238
    Supervisors 765 8 3 11 9 5 4 11 1 29 11 12 7
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 189 6 11 10 13 3 3 14 0 12 12 13 17
    Carpenters 1,489 47 35 50 48 94 26 64 61 181 49 99 58
    Electricians 811 8 6 3 8 13 3 15 2 51 7 34 32
    Painters and paperhangers 554 33 21 33 21 54 23 41 34 54 16 31 14
    Sheet metal workers 123 4 2 2 0 0 0 5 3 7 6 6 6
    Structural iron and steel workers 77 2 5 0 0 2 0 2 0 3 6 0 0
    All other constrution trades 4,249 169 139 163 179 259 138 280 128 352 99 247 104
  Extraction workers 213 3 5 3 2 10 0 1 3 9 2 6 6
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
4,717 87 90 92 108 161 79 154 100 212 177 221 147
  Supervisors 318 7 1 0 3 0 0 1 4 8 8 3 9
  Aircraft mechanics and service 126 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 5 1 2 6
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
1,342 40 12 27 45 55 32 51 26 55 51 67 66
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
361 2 10 11 11 4 3 5 4 43 22 15 3
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
317 2 5 12 4 5 10 7 1 6 12 15 5
  All other occupations 2,252 36 62 42 44 96 34 90 64 94 84 119 59
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
12,458 496 425 391 314 541 290 636 396 795 462 742 368
 Production occupations 5,683 141 146 119 81 218 114 264 165 358 226 357 172
  Supervisors 586 2 2 4 0 3 4 4 8 12 12 10 10
  All other occupations 5,097 139 144 115 81 215 110 260 156 346 214 347 162
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
6,775 355 279 272 233 323 176 372 232 437 236 385 197
  Supervisors 152 0 6 0 2 0 0 2 1 3 3 8 5
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 135 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 3 0 3 0
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 3,468 86 111 120 88 143 72 156 100 218 100 211 99
  Rail and subway workers 124 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 8 4 0 0 2
  Ship captains and engineers 49 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  All other transportation occupations 2,816 265 163 151 144 175 104 208 123 209 133 162 90
Armed Forces 605 1 5 1 1 13 11 14 7 21 5 25 24

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 3,951 1,171 3,177 1,214 3,386 868 2,245 994 3,401 701 1,558 567 2,383
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
736 251 722 288 910 287 732 299 1,225 249 616 251 1,006
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
384 116 356 137 494 118 353 139 668 102 272 90 504
  Management occupations 294 98 272 87 338 96 288 88 506 79 203 66 410
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
27 16 19 19 41 23 69 14 84 13 32 11 68
    Legislators 0 3 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 3 0
    All other Managers 267 80 253 68 297 70 219 74 420 66 171 52 342
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
90 18 84 50 156 22 65 51 163 23 70 23 93
    Business Operations Specialists 23 9 52 31 66 13 42 21 81 16 28 14 35
    Financial Specialists 67 9 31 19 90 9 22 31 82 7 42 10 59
 Professional and related occupations 353 134 366 150 416 169 379 160 556 147 343 161 502
  Computer and mathematical occupations 55 23 51 36 65 25 71 31 100 35 60 48 98
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
55 23 49 33 63 24 69 31 100 35 56 48 97
    Actuaries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
0 0 2 3 2 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 33 17 52 16 71 16 49 23 114 34 71 25 135
    Architects, except naval 0 0 3 0 8 1 4 1 9 0 14 0 7
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
2 4 1 0 6 0 0 1 3 1 3 0 0
    Engineers 5 2 29 3 32 5 27 10 44 22 40 20 87
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
26 11 20 13 24 10 19 11 58 11 14 5 41
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
17 13 32 9 24 9 22 10 31 1 10 10 22
    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 8 0 0 0 0 0 2
    All other scientists 8 4 18 7 13 1 13 10 20 0 6 10 20
    Science technicians 9 5 11 0 10 7 1 0 10 1 4 0 1
  Community and social services occupations 39 11 41 17 38 14 19 17 52 18 20 3 25
  Legal occupations 5 2 14 0 13 0 9 3 28 3 16 1 28
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 0 0 6 0 11 0 8 1 27 1 12 1 18
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
5 2 8 0 2 0 1 2 2 2 4 0 10
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
69 28 79 37 107 68 101 42 115 36 83 35 83
    Postsecondary teachers 20 10 15 16 12 20 15 3 29 7 3 5 11
    All other teachers 43 14 59 19 95 48 86 38 84 29 74 26 66
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
5 4 5 2 0 0 0 1 3 0 5 4 5
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
94 18 61 26 57 23 38 21 53 9 44 28 52
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
42 23 36 10 42 15 69 13 63 9 39 12 59
    Doctors 3 2 5 0 5 2 12 3 14 3 8 0 9
    Nurses 5 8 11 3 6 9 14 5 8 0 3 7 14
    All other health and technical occupations 35 13 20 7 30 4 43 6 41 6 28 5 36
Service occupations 465 151 354 132 342 81 129 71 265 53 108 36 128
 Healthcare support occupations 19 12 5 0 15 2 1 1 3 2 2 0 3
 Protective service occupations 92 41 77 42 117 29 59 30 125 25 68 27 76
  Supervisors 5 6 19 2 15 1 12 5 22 1 7 0 4
  Fire fighters and Police 24 9 21 15 51 14 25 20 69 13 40 18 51
  All other protective service occupations 63 26 36 24 51 13 23 5 34 11 21 8 22
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
89 37 99 25 56 10 18 8 33 19 6 2 11
  Supervisors 9 2 7 1 6 1 8 4 14 3 0 0 2
  Chefs and Cooks 38 10 54 16 27 9 7 0 10 2 4 0 7
  All other food preparation occupations 43 24 38 8 22 0 3 4 9 14 2 2 2
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
192 50 111 57 115 34 41 27 77 8 26 6 20
  Supervisors 31 4 27 14 31 7 22 11 28 2 10 1 13
  All other maintenance occupations 161 46 84 43 83 27 19 16 49 6 16 5 7
 Personal care and service occupations 73 12 62 8 39 5 10 5 28 0 6 1 18
  Supervisors 14 0 18 0 8 0 1 0 13 0 0 0 3
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
59 12 44 8 32 5 9 5 14 0 6 1 15
Sales and office occupations 709 178 542 227 535 134 367 134 587 101 277 89 372
 Sales and related occupations 421 79 321 135 314 75 267 91 414 54 185 56 254
  Supervisors 194 35 159 67 119 51 124 40 199 27 52 31 109
  Cashiers 19 7 27 2 12 0 2 3 6 0 7 0 0
  Insurance sales agents 15 1 15 7 18 0 9 1 18 3 12 0 15
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 15 1 11 2 22 3 26 0 21 3 18 3 13
  All other sales and related occupations 178 35 110 57 142 21 106 47 170 20 96 22 117
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
288 99 221 92 221 59 100 43 173 47 92 33 118
  Supervisors 47 16 16 10 43 10 7 7 38 5 15 4 24
  Postal workers 3 0 5 3 15 10 16 5 38 12 39 7 28
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
237 83 200 79 163 40 77 31 97 30 38 21 67
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
1,061 276 787 263 852 164 521 247 722 157 312 92 488
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 51 9 28 15 29 5 11 0 6 3 2 3 7
  Supervisors 3 1 3 0 8 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 1
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
48 8 25 15 21 5 9 0 6 3 2 0 7
 Construction and extraction occupations 676 159 470 145 522 92 260 145 414 72 179 34 296
  Construction 665 154 466 142 512 91 254 143 390 70 152 33 281
    Supervisors 34 21 33 37 97 16 30 10 72 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 27
    Electricians 55 8 34 22 71 13 33 28 65 14 28 6 69
    Painters and paperhangers 31 6 20 2 38 8 9 0 21 1 8 0 9
    Sheet metal workers 14 0 11 0 5 2 4 0 5 0 7 2 3
    Structural iron and steel workers 10 0 3 1 3 0 9 0 9 0 0 0 12
    All other constrution trades 357 92 216 58 219 46 132 69 147 39 67 16 104
  Extraction workers 11 5 4 4 10 1 6 2 24 2 27 1 15
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
333 108 290 103 302 67 250 102 302 82 132 54 185
  Supervisors 16 9 19 4 20 7 19 8 12 9 10 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 17 8 19 4 19 4 18 6 5 0 13
  All other occupations 144 56 128 50 162 21 100 46 153 52 56 27 96
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
932 312 731 276 717 190 455 235 559 140 220 97 351
 Production occupations 493 167 404 128 366 102 219 94 286 73 107 45 162
  Supervisors 22 21 44 14 51 8 25 12 57 16 26 17 35
  All other occupations 471 147 361 115 315 94 194 82 229 56 81 29 127
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
438 144 327 148 350 89 236 140 273 67 112 52 189
  Supervisors 0 0 15 2 20 0 10 0 11 0 5 5 9
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 3 0 10 0 7 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 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 245 87 192 103 200 54 157 108 177 51 82 19 120
  Rail and subway workers 4 6 0 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 184 51 106 36 118 29 58 33 65 13 19 27 49
Armed Forces 48 2 41 28 30 12 41 8 43 2 25 3 39

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 455 1,379 481 1,706 346 1,272 362 1,313 232 665 219 869 129
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
205 670 240 853 177 709 172 731 142 405 109 567 68
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
85 332 113 434 91 396 77 377 73 188 52 300 34
  Management occupations 71 216 90 335 67 341 56 276 64 150 51 234 28
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
14 28 18 77 5 49 8 39 8 34 5 48 7
    Legislators 0 0 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    All other Managers 58 188 72 257 62 286 48 237 57 116 46 186 21
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
14 116 24 99 23 55 21 101 9 38 1 66 6
    Business Operations Specialists 10 68 18 60 21 27 10 45 4 25 1 32 5
    Financial Specialists 4 48 5 39 2 28 11 55 4 12 0 34 1
 Professional and related occupations 120 339 127 419 86 313 95 354 69 217 57 267 34
  Computer and mathematical occupations 16 107 36 99 20 88 35 101 28 67 14 62 5
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
13 107 29 92 20 88 32 94 28 64 13 59 5
    Actuaries 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
2 0 6 7 0 0 3 6 0 4 2 3 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 35 67 29 118 26 67 18 103 18 75 18 85 13
    Architects, except naval 1 3 6 8 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 24 54 23 98 12 62 16 80 18 74 16 66 11
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
5 10 0 11 14 4 2 18 0 0 2 12 3
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
6 23 6 16 4 12 1 23 3 13 7 18 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 19 2 15 4 8 1 20 1 9 3 16 1
    Science technicians 3 4 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Community and social services occupations 7 20 12 12 1 8 4 13 3 2 0 5 0
  Legal occupations 3 9 2 26 6 17 4 17 0 4 0 10 4
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 3 7 2 26 6 17 2 17 0 4 0 10 4
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
23 70 21 76 13 50 17 33 6 34 7 36 8
    Postsecondary teachers 0 19 6 29 2 13 2 17 2 10 5 15 7
    All other teachers 21 50 14 46 12 35 14 9 3 24 2 21 2
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
1 1 1 1 0 2 1 6 0 0 0 0 0
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
8 23 15 31 8 27 9 32 0 18 2 18 1
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
20 19 7 41 8 45 6 33 11 4 8 33 2
    Doctors 3 4 0 4 3 11 1 11 4 1 2 8 0
    Nurses 3 6 4 14 0 10 2 4 0 1 4 3 0
    All other health and technical occupations 14 9 3 22 5 24 3 18 7 2 2 21 2
Service occupations 39 77 35 89 16 78 28 58 14 36 13 41 8
 Healthcare support occupations 0 1 0 1 3 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0
 Protective service occupations 22 48 27 60 10 38 26 45 14 32 12 26 3
  Supervisors 1 3 7 2 4 8 5 13 2 10 0 5 0
  Fire fighters and Police 14 30 14 46 5 22 20 28 10 17 5 20 3
  All other protective service occupations 6 15 6 12 1 7 0 4 2 5 7 1 0
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
10 10 0 1 2 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Supervisors 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Chefs and Cooks 10 5 0 0 2 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  All other food preparation occupations 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
4 15 0 21 1 19 0 6 0 0 2 15 5
  Supervisors 4 3 0 9 1 3 0 3 0 0 2 3 5
  All other maintenance occupations 0 12 0 13 0 16 0 4 0 0 0 12 0
 Personal care and service occupations 4 3 8 5 0 8 1 5 0 1 0 0 0
  Supervisors 4 3 4 0 0 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
0 0 4 5 0 3 0 4 0 1 0 0 0
Sales and office occupations 63 197 54 248 48 177 40 196 23 57 30 112 11
 Sales and related occupations 46 134 30 188 40 150 23 159 20 45 25 99 7
  Supervisors 22 55 16 69 14 56 15 73 6 23 2 18 2
  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 0 8 0
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 3 4 0 14 1 12 0 9 1 3 0 12 0
  All other sales and related occupations 16 67 14 93 25 72 8 67 12 18 23 61 5
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
17 63 24 60 7 27 17 37 3 12 5 13 5
  Supervisors 1 11 11 7 2 6 0 14 0 4 0 3 2
  Postal workers 7 7 2 10 0 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
9 44 11 44 5 19 13 22 3 8 5 10 3
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
80 253 69 310 59 170 48 183 30 111 35 73 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 27 137 35 177 20 104 20 110 17 65 15 39 16
  Construction 26 133 35 165 20 97 19 104 15 60 14 38 15
    Supervisors 6 15 11 25 0 27 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 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 17 69 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
53 113 34 131 36 67 28 70 10 42 20 34 8
  Supervisors 4 15 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 11 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 31 56 15 61 13 32 4 35 5 25 9 13 5
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
66 174 80 174 46 130 68 134 21 49 28 56 13
 Production occupations 37 88 47 80 23 71 35 71 12 26 6 33 4
  Supervisors 10 18 9 15 2 18 6 31 4 8 3 9 0
  All other occupations 27 69 38 64 21 53 29 40 9 19 3 24 4
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
29 87 33 94 23 60 33 63 9 22 22 23 9
  Supervisors 3 10 6 4 2 2 0 1 2 5 0 0 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 60 15 54 17 37 27 39 4 7 8 6 9
  Rail and subway workers 9 0 5 9 1 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 10 6 25 3 9 0 3 1 7 4 6 0
Armed Forces 2 8 4 32 0 8 5 11 3 8 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
Male
Total Work Experience
15 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 440 182 7,788 37,235 117 51,702 289 0.463 0.0035
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
290 134 5,761 62,080 210 81,958 692 0.367 0.0058
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
152 76 3,247 66,231 453 87,221 1,031 0.351 0.0080
  Management occupations 123 63 2,671 67,492 1,046 89,089 1,202 0.347 0.0090
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
22 11 915 97,818 9,496 127,608 3,363 0.198 0.0182
    Legislators 0 0 6 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other Managers 101 52 1,751 61,949 347 79,046 1,189 0.397 0.0102
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
29 13 576 61,482 740 80,296 1,912 0.357 0.0179
    Business Operations Specialists 20 6 236 61,603 1,996 71,341 1,979 0.343 0.0248
    Financial Specialists 8 7 340 61,410 843 88,915 3,209 0.358 0.0249
 Professional and related occupations 139 58 2,514 60,419 295 76,550 917 0.383 0.0083
  Computer and mathematical occupations 39 18 506 69,330 1,460 73,638 1,026 0.326 0.0175
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
36 18 474 67,773 1,488 73,007 1,049 0.323 0.0179
    Actuaries 0 0 6 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
3 0 26 81,705 4,010 84,702 4,474 0.244 0.0923
  Architecture and engineering occupations 48 22 439 70,061 1,284 77,245 1,797 0.320 0.0184
    Architects, except naval 3 0 40 62,871 4,335 101,321 15,760 0.340 0.0760
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Engineers 39 16 359 76,934 1,239 84,407 2,049 0.288 0.0222
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
7 7 40 50,412 839 52,875 1,671 0.307 0.0353
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
1 1 138 60,115 2,421 70,279 2,350 0.362 0.0348
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 1 7 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Economists 0 0 8 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Psychologists and Sociologists 0 0 4 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other scientists 1 0 117 66,927 2,682 78,714 2,935 0.326 0.0418
    Science technicians 0 0 2 36,019 1,603 36,644 2,319 0.327 0.0708
  Community and social services occupations 1 4 24 40,168 1,390 42,012 1,268 0.350 0.0310
  Legal occupations 1 4 461 100,000 (NA) 148,941 6,359 0.112 0.0256
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 1 4 446 100,000 (NA) 161,581 6,976 0.041 0.0271
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
0 0 15 37,014 6,100 51,669 4,997 0.409 0.0942
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
27 5 152 45,760 630 49,309 1,025 0.393 0.0180
    Postsecondary teachers 6 3 124 48,360 2,830 61,053 2,394 0.434 0.0331
    All other teachers 22 3 27 46,614 588 46,390 1,065 0.314 0.0203
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
0 0 2 13,482 4,024 24,963 2,334 0.531 0.0606
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
6 1 131 38,785 1,577 52,252 2,494 0.483 0.0263
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
14 4 662 78,615 2,487 118,219 3,699 0.273 0.0199
    Doctors 4 0 502 100,000 (NA) 187,014 6,917 -0.084 0.0250
    Nurses 2 0 29 59,444 2,802 64,969 3,265 0.292 0.0604
    All other health and technical occupations 8 4 130 54,832 2,174 67,329 3,091 0.401 0.0332
Service occupations 22 9 219 20,045 284 26,332 333 0.485 0.0090
 Healthcare support occupations 0 0 6 21,778 1,035 27,484 2,689 0.463 0.0666
 Protective service occupations 19 9 140 42,414 1,186 48,147 915 0.372 0.0181
  Supervisors 2 1 27 56,002 5,107 66,325 2,691 0.286 0.0585
  Fire fighters and Police 16 7 95 60,183 1,303 63,944 1,431 0.269 0.0281
  All other protective service occupations 0 0 18 27,179 911 30,884 995 0.414 0.0267
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
4 0 20 13,185 480 16,686 332 0.454 0.0149
  Supervisors 1 0 2 22,485 1,845 26,040 1,502 0.372 0.0551
  Chefs and Cooks 1 0 0 15,066 504 17,651 440 0.413 0.0230
  All other food preparation occupations 2 0 18 11,144 372 14,911 488 0.490 0.0224
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
0 0 21 20,045 448 22,826 431 0.417 0.0145
  Supervisors 0 0 14 36,406 1,033 40,266 2,019 0.334 0.0428
  All other maintenance occupations 0 0 7 17,475 476 20,199 358 0.406 0.0158
 Personal care and service occupations 0 0 32 14,817 1,141 24,572 1,291 0.568 0.0320
  Supervisors 0 0 12 36,701 2,146 56,876 7,282 0.455 0.0971
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
0 0 20 11,895 734 20,216 980 0.556 0.0312
Sales and office occupations 61 13 1,097 34,284 803 47,624 721 0.481 0.0089
 Sales and related occupations 46 13 995 38,619 903 55,470 1,061 0.482 0.0108
  Supervisors 22 7 320 45,596 569 58,931 1,572 0.390 0.0186
  Cashiers 0 1 9 9,702 661 16,640 1,269 0.564 0.0450
  Insurance sales agents 2 2 65 55,108 2,674 84,846 7,992 0.427 0.0544
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 2 0 83 47,274 2,439 74,736 5,625 0.458 0.0449
  All other sales and related occupations 19 4 518 37,736 1,173 56,665 1,657 0.497 0.0154
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
15 0 102 29,156 666 33,002 498 0.406 0.0129
  Supervisors 3 0 25 42,197 1,282 49,131 1,646 0.292 0.0404
  Postal workers 0 0 0 53,136 1,417 51,702 1,036 0.137 0.0438
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
12 0 77 25,820 354 29,831 531 0.423 0.0146
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
31 9 373 31,818 156 36,950 324 0.376 0.0069
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1 0 13 19,463 771 21,698 854 0.441 0.0314
  Supervisors 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
1 0 13 18,618 856 20,780 863 0.431 0.0315
 Construction and extraction occupations 25 8 231 31,015 190 36,408 474 0.393 0.0093
  Construction 24 8 221 30,820 191 36,075 482 0.394 0.0095
    Supervisors 4 0 63 48,026 1,937 56,009 1,714 0.313 0.0314
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 0 5 27,087 1,333 33,101 3,036 0.448 0.0779
    Carpenters 0 4 15 27,256 650 29,592 561 0.329 0.0197
    Electricians 0 1 26 46,570 1,236 53,260 2,950 0.335 0.0352
    Painters and paperhangers 0 0 8 20,776 611 25,790 1,177 0.419 0.0377
    Sheet metal workers 7 1 1 36,702 3,018 43,801 2,549 0.322 0.0671
    Structural iron and steel workers 0 0 1 45,358 4,060 42,091 2,917 0.318 0.0836
    All other constrution trades 13 1 101 27,207 420 32,619 573 0.406 0.0132
  Extraction workers 1 0 10 51,419 849 49,330 2,034 0.298 0.0511
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
4 0 130 37,486 621 40,722 409 0.320 0.0109
  Supervisors 2 0 32 52,788 2,459 57,717 2,120 0.277 0.0448
  Aircraft mechanics and service 0 0 5 48,050 2,288 51,423 2,449 0.250 0.0691
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
0 0 26 34,834 996 36,491 673 0.313 0.0201
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
0 0 7 35,793 2,292 39,035 1,325 0.310 0.0382
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
0 0 26 45,592 2,318 50,178 1,983 0.333 0.0438
  All other occupations 2 0 34 37,025 549 39,183 547 0.316 0.0152
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
33 17 300 31,001 167 35,735 417 0.389 0.0078
 Production occupations 14 11 118 32,443 366 37,850 675 0.355 0.0115
  Supervisors 1 4 28 51,087 598 58,235 3,677 0.298 0.0383
  All other occupations 13 6 90 31,385 212 35,507 612 0.352 0.0119
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
19 6 182 28,615 585 33,962 515 0.416 0.0105
  Supervisors 0 0 9 47,079 2,886 54,576 3,671 0.316 0.0725
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 0 0 70 100,000 (NA) 97,978 5,347 0.269 0.0680
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 8 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 4 6 65 32,361 515 35,998 560 0.352 0.0133
  Rail and subway workers 6 0 2 61,424 4,626 56,867 2,370 0.271 0.0654
  Ship captains and engineers 6 0 8 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other transportation occupations 3 0 20 20,893 354 23,970 471 0.423 0.0151
Armed Forces 3 1 39 45,729 952 54,707 2,712 0.342 0.0372

Race Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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