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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
Worked Full Time, Year Round
15 Years and Over
All Races
  Total 104,017 463 264 633 814 2,450 1,745 3,764 2,800 5,946 3,418 5,718 3,178
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
41,438 194 63 132 120 409 299 532 426 883 585 1,096 716
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
18,884 129 38 64 54 158 91 200 162 369 212 485 305
  Management occupations 13,655 120 31 64 47 128 79 151 112 290 156 345 216
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
2,470 13 1 0 0 2 5 7 2 13 12 24 28
    Legislators 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    All other Managers 11,151 107 30 63 46 126 75 144 109 277 144 321 188
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
5,229 9 7 1 7 30 12 49 50 79 56 140 90
    Business Operations Specialists 2,532 3 5 1 2 19 9 28 21 50 32 53 49
    Financial Specialists 2,697 6 2 0 5 11 3 21 30 29 24 87 40
 Professional and related occupations 22,554 65 25 68 66 251 207 332 264 514 373 611 411
  Computer and mathematical occupations 3,163 0 3 4 4 43 0 7 4 19 16 37 33
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
3,018 0 3 4 4 43 0 7 4 19 16 37 33
    Actuaries 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
126 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 2,429 4 1 3 5 2 0 16 3 15 9 44 16
    Architects, except naval 155 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
46 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
    Engineers 1,689 4 0 0 5 2 0 8 0 6 5 18 9
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
540 0 1 0 0 0 0 8 1 9 4 24 3
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
1,061 4 1 0 4 0 11 19 5 21 16 16 5
    Astronomers and Physicists 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Economists 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 116 0 1 0 0 0 0 16 0 0 2 5 0
    All other scientists 719 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 4 13 13 7 3
    Science technicians 202 4 0 0 0 0 7 3 1 8 1 4 2
  Community and social services occupations 1,765 4 8 7 5 31 25 31 29 48 63 112 58
  Legal occupations 1,377 4 0 0 0 11 0 3 10 22 21 7 20
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 908 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 7 0 5 3 0
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
469 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 3 22 15 4 20
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
5,545 3 5 31 35 97 103 153 139 198 125 188 124
    Postsecondary teachers 766 2 0 0 0 5 2 12 9 14 3 21 6
    All other teachers 4,058 0 4 25 21 33 47 86 58 121 82 118 88
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
720 1 1 6 14 59 54 55 72 63 40 48 30
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
1,694 40 8 19 6 41 37 34 17 64 37 50 39
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
5,520 6 0 3 7 25 32 70 59 127 85 158 116
    Doctors 879 0 0 0 0 3 0 11 0 1 0 0 2
    Nurses 2,519 0 0 1 0 12 16 16 14 25 26 50 46
    All other health and technical occupations 2,122 6 0 2 7 10 15 43 45 101 59 108 68
Service occupations 13,987 89 77 241 278 855 623 1,292 790 1,501 771 1,108 594
 Healthcare support occupations 2,058 1 1 12 16 74 66 168 137 266 163 207 132
 Protective service occupations 2,478 4 0 11 6 54 12 90 35 71 74 121 68
  Supervisors 264 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 6 2
  Fire fighters and Police 1,017 0 0 0 0 9 3 0 1 10 12 22 12
  All other protective service occupations 1,197 4 0 11 6 45 8 90 34 61 63 93 55
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
3,548 18 27 87 109 333 228 447 255 517 213 280 161
  Supervisors 424 0 5 6 4 33 5 38 33 57 38 50 25
  Chefs and Cooks 1,437 7 10 31 55 125 107 200 90 224 100 92 65
  All other food preparation occupations 1,687 11 12 50 50 175 117 209 131 236 74 138 72
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
3,301 17 5 33 48 226 180 362 236 409 200 270 150
  Supervisors 407 3 2 3 5 5 6 19 12 11 16 27 18
  All other maintenance occupations 2,894 14 4 31 43 221 174 343 224 398 183 244 132
 Personal care and service occupations 2,602 49 43 98 99 168 136 225 127 239 122 229 82
  Supervisors 289 4 6 3 18 7 1 15 1 22 7 16 4
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
2,314 45 37 95 81 161 135 210 127 217 114 213 78
Sales and office occupations 23,993 95 58 135 226 553 404 940 761 1,829 1,130 1,879 987
 Sales and related occupations 10,615 83 50 82 168 344 223 479 338 696 315 659 334
  Supervisors 4,044 53 20 18 21 64 30 130 79 223 121 244 161
  Cashiers 1,195 15 8 40 61 117 88 144 95 169 80 101 21
  Insurance sales agents 430 1 0 1 8 10 0 2 11 18 10 16 11
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 676 12 13 7 7 17 7 27 7 29 12 38 14
  All other sales and related occupations 4,270 2 8 16 71 137 98 175 147 257 92 260 127
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
13,379 13 8 54 58 209 180 461 423 1,134 816 1,220 652
  Supervisors 1,431 0 0 1 0 5 7 25 10 47 46 66 58
  Postal workers 478 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 4 3 6 0
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
11,469 13 8 53 58 203 174 433 412 1,082 767 1,148 595
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
10,805 32 24 73 110 275 135 354 265 747 337 585 349
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 603 7 3 27 12 40 19 37 42 103 23 45 22
  Supervisors 37 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 5 0 1 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
566 7 3 27 12 37 19 35 42 97 23 44 22
 Construction and extraction occupations 5,752 18 10 25 60 188 70 225 136 450 141 307 185
  Construction 5,551 18 10 25 60 184 70 225 135 439 139 300 180
    Supervisors 661 5 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 14 8 8 4
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 94 0 0 0 0 0 3 11 0 7 7 10 8
    Carpenters 899 2 0 4 13 48 12 25 15 103 27 54 49
    Electricians 666 0 0 0 1 6 0 11 3 27 11 13 21
    Painters and paperhangers 315 4 3 3 4 11 7 16 25 43 12 25 5
    Sheet metal workers 114 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 3 5 3 5 8
    Structural iron and steel workers 51 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 3 0 0
    All other constrution trades 2,751 7 7 19 42 112 46 152 89 241 69 185 85
  Extraction workers 201 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 11 2 8 5
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
4,449 7 12 20 38 48 47 92 88 194 172 232 143
  Supervisors 355 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 3 9 12 8
  Aircraft mechanics and service 131 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 5 1 3 6
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
1,202 4 4 1 7 18 19 31 22 55 65 60 58
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
332 0 0 6 0 0 0 2 2 37 20 12 6
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
314 0 3 4 0 0 5 4 5 7 6 19 6
  All other occupations 2,116 2 5 8 26 29 23 55 59 87 71 126 58
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
13,049 53 41 51 80 355 280 632 550 956 586 1,017 503
 Production occupations 6,807 20 22 23 24 164 149 307 302 496 303 562 278
  Supervisors 745 2 0 0 0 2 11 2 13 14 10 27 12
  All other occupations 6,062 18 22 23 24 162 137 305 289 482 293 535 266
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
6,242 33 19 28 57 192 131 325 248 460 284 455 225
  Supervisors 196 0 4 0 0 0 0 4 3 0 7 7 10
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 3 0
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
36 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 3,242 17 8 20 19 82 52 125 92 197 99 226 117
  Rail and subway workers 130 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 5 0 0 0 2
  Ship captains and engineers 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  All other transportation occupations 2,502 14 7 8 38 109 80 191 148 260 177 218 95
Armed Forces 744 0 0 0 0 2 5 15 7 30 8 33 30

 

  $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
Worked Full Time, Year Round
15 Years and Over
All Races
  Total 7,467 2,298 6,021 2,414 6,351 1,581 4,180 1,846 5,893 1,293 2,633 990 4,011
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
1,853 685 1,840 823 2,421 666 1,789 867 2,691 656 1,354 562 2,119
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
815 271 772 354 1,058 252 721 356 1,202 245 530 207 907
  Management occupations 524 201 486 200 671 165 480 199 776 164 336 140 666
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
62 28 31 30 71 36 98 33 123 17 40 24 97
    Legislators 1 3 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 0
    All other Managers 460 170 454 171 600 127 381 165 653 148 296 113 569
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
291 70 286 154 387 86 241 157 426 81 193 66 242
    Business Operations Specialists 119 31 153 74 178 52 129 87 225 60 81 35 113
    Financial Specialists 172 39 133 80 210 34 112 71 201 21 113 31 129
 Professional and related occupations 1,039 414 1,068 470 1,363 414 1,069 511 1,489 410 824 355 1,211
  Computer and mathematical occupations 84 28 73 52 121 40 105 50 180 45 102 62 165
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
84 27 69 49 118 39 101 49 174 42 100 62 162
    Actuaries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
0 1 4 3 3 1 4 1 6 2 0 0 2
  Architecture and engineering occupations 48 20 73 19 88 29 66 31 142 47 92 33 170
    Architects, except naval 2 0 3 0 10 1 4 3 12 0 20 2 7
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
2 0 4 0 6 0 6 1 3 1 3 1 0
    Engineers 12 7 35 3 31 13 32 12 57 31 53 23 120
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
32 13 32 16 41 15 25 14 70 15 16 7 43
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
33 18 46 23 74 29 78 31 63 14 21 22 57
    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 1 0 0 2 0 0 8 0 10 3 1 0 12
    All other scientists 14 9 26 20 48 16 57 25 40 8 13 18 34
    Science technicians 18 8 19 2 25 13 14 6 13 3 6 4 11
  Community and social services occupations 132 66 152 74 157 37 90 49 131 46 69 18 67
  Legal occupations 34 31 36 14 54 12 36 14 83 11 36 10 73
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 0 0 2 0 15 2 10 4 43 1 20 4 34
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
34 31 34 14 39 10 26 11 40 10 16 6 40
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
295 118 364 151 418 138 369 179 421 146 222 90 225
    Postsecondary teachers 45 11 25 13 36 7 25 9 50 20 13 3 19
    All other teachers 223 93 311 129 350 121 322 164 350 117 191 73 197
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
26 14 28 8 32 11 21 6 21 9 18 13 8
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
148 38 93 39 105 27 66 31 102 19 50 31 98
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
266 96 231 97 345 102 259 125 367 83 232 88 358
    Doctors 11 3 5 3 20 2 23 13 19 5 20 3 21
    Nurses 120 44 103 60 179 61 126 75 199 55 125 46 238
    All other health and technical occupations 135 49 122 34 146 40 110 37 148 24 87 40 99
Service occupations 1,221 337 757 273 636 127 292 121 437 88 168 54 194
 Healthcare support occupations 276 93 138 38 76 15 36 10 35 13 12 4 13
 Protective service occupations 183 64 137 55 197 30 97 47 165 36 87 33 124
  Supervisors 6 14 20 0 19 1 12 12 30 3 7 2 7
  Fire fighters and Police 35 10 41 23 86 15 27 23 85 16 46 22 72
  All other protective service occupations 142 40 77 32 91 14 58 12 50 16 34 9 45
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
214 61 167 51 95 17 47 15 60 20 19 7 16
  Supervisors 25 4 27 3 10 6 10 8 19 3 4 3 2
  Chefs and Cooks 58 18 77 27 32 11 27 5 17 2 7 0 7
  All other food preparation occupations 131 40 63 21 53 0 10 2 24 15 8 3 7
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
296 74 162 72 154 37 60 31 91 11 31 10 17
  Supervisors 40 5 31 18 27 9 23 11 33 5 10 5 13
  All other maintenance occupations 256 69 132 54 128 28 36 20 59 6 21 5 4
 Personal care and service occupations 251 44 153 57 114 28 53 17 86 9 18 0 25
  Supervisors 27 3 31 9 27 2 11 0 26 1 2 0 1
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
225 41 122 49 87 26 42 17 59 8 16 0 24
Sales and office occupations 2,179 656 1,709 726 1,515 391 976 375 1,277 229 515 174 718
 Sales and related occupations 726 166 529 225 507 122 411 162 602 90 251 88 377
  Supervisors 340 68 266 105 221 66 195 71 283 38 84 48 177
  Cashiers 57 23 48 11 31 2 7 10 20 0 6 0 2
  Insurance sales agents 26 5 25 13 29 7 12 11 33 5 25 1 13
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 48 10 20 6 25 4 39 5 48 6 16 7 33
  All other sales and related occupations 256 60 170 90 201 43 157 65 218 41 120 31 151
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
1,453 490 1,180 501 1,008 269 566 213 674 139 264 86 341
  Supervisors 132 47 114 72 171 29 63 20 121 31 46 17 79
  Postal workers 14 0 14 9 42 16 43 11 121 30 54 10 50
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
1,307 443 1,051 421 795 224 459 182 432 78 164 59 212
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
934 242 743 248 837 156 515 220 740 165 295 98 499
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 54 8 30 16 36 7 11 1 14 3 2 3 12
  Supervisors 3 1 3 1 8 0 2 1 0 0 0 3 1
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
51 6 27 15 28 7 9 0 14 3 2 0 11
 Construction and extraction occupations 541 133 393 119 467 86 235 104 376 65 153 35 252
  Construction 530 129 388 116 454 84 229 103 352 61 128 31 238
    Supervisors 23 22 23 37 89 16 28 11 77 6 27 4 43
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 21 0 2 0 3 0 1 4 2 0 0 0 4
    Carpenters 99 19 117 17 67 7 27 18 62 9 9 1 17
    Electricians 49 11 35 16 57 13 27 13 53 10 31 11 67
    Painters and paperhangers 38 4 17 3 31 5 7 0 24 1 1 0 7
    Sheet metal workers 22 0 7 0 5 2 8 0 5 0 4 0 2
    Structural iron and steel workers 9 0 3 0 1 0 4 0 6 0 0 0 11
    All other constrution trades 271 73 184 42 202 42 127 56 124 35 55 16 88
  Extraction workers 10 4 5 4 12 1 6 1 24 4 25 4 14
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
339 101 320 113 335 63 269 115 350 97 140 59 234
  Supervisors 21 9 28 4 23 3 20 10 15 12 19 9 19
  Aircraft mechanics and service 10 0 14 6 6 8 4 9 9 0 1 0 10
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
104 39 95 31 80 19 96 27 94 16 49 13 45
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
44 1 18 10 20 5 20 7 38 3 10 7 15
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
25 1 22 8 21 8 12 4 20 6 9 0 19
  All other occupations 135 51 144 53 184 21 116 58 174 61 53 31 127
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
1,202 376 919 310 905 229 557 248 682 153 271 99 431
 Production occupations 662 223 504 150 479 125 270 103 372 87 137 45 205
  Supervisors 53 27 44 12 57 17 33 17 70 16 34 21 49
  All other occupations 609 197 460 138 422 108 237 86 302 71 103 24 156
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
539 152 415 160 425 104 287 145 310 65 134 54 226
  Supervisors 0 3 22 7 23 0 21 0 18 1 5 4 11
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 1 0 4 0 9 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 2
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 12 0 0 0 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 275 84 234 87 232 58 185 104 185 52 98 21 153
  Rail and subway workers 6 4 1 3 6 4 11 0 6 0 0 3 10
  Ship captains and engineers 2 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  All other transportation occupations 255 61 151 61 156 38 69 41 88 12 25 26 49
Armed Forces 77 2 53 32 38 12 50 15 66 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
Both Sexes
Worked Full Time, Year Round
15 Years and Over
All Races
  Total 816 2,284 695 2,643 534 1,920 537 1,954 366 1,030 338 1,323 197
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
466 1,353 388 1,639 320 1,203 311 1,249 243 711 214 929 125
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
174 596 186 736 151 614 131 623 111 340 102 463 69
  Management occupations 132 375 130 523 101 507 94 416 87 250 88 357 53
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
21 51 18 105 7 79 22 46 8 54 8 71 7
    Legislators 2 0 0 2 0 6 1 1 2 1 0 0 0
    All other Managers 110 323 112 417 93 422 70 368 77 195 79 286 45
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
42 222 57 214 50 107 37 207 24 90 14 107 17
    Business Operations Specialists 27 109 36 94 33 55 17 82 11 38 9 56 14
    Financial Specialists 15 113 21 120 17 53 20 126 13 52 6 51 2
 Professional and related occupations 291 757 202 903 169 589 180 626 132 371 112 465 56
  Computer and mathematical occupations 30 168 43 163 43 142 51 134 38 116 20 110 15
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
26 156 33 149 43 138 44 122 38 110 19 107 15
    Actuaries 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
2 12 9 10 0 3 7 10 0 5 2 3 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 45 93 27 145 30 96 25 124 20 81 21 98 13
    Architects, except naval 3 3 6 8 0 3 0 5 0 3 1 1 2
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
6 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
    Engineers 27 76 21 122 14 87 21 99 20 77 19 77 11
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
9 14 0 14 16 6 3 20 0 1 2 13 0
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
8 31 16 24 4 26 6 33 9 25 14 33 1
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
    Economists 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 2 3 3 0 0 10 0 4 0 12 3 4 0
    All other scientists 2 23 9 19 4 15 3 24 8 12 9 25 1
    Science technicians 3 5 5 5 0 1 3 4 0 0 0 4 0
  Community and social services occupations 21 43 11 52 6 12 9 16 5 8 2 9 8
  Legal occupations 27 28 4 49 11 21 5 32 4 6 1 26 0
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 11 13 3 43 11 19 3 25 4 6 0 26 0
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
16 14 0 7 0 2 2 6 0 0 1 0 0
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
63 168 30 195 34 105 32 100 16 68 20 76 10
    Postsecondary teachers 5 38 7 48 7 18 8 28 3 22 9 25 7
    All other teachers 56 117 20 138 25 81 19 65 10 46 11 48 3
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
3 12 3 9 2 6 5 8 3 0 0 3 0
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
17 49 16 40 9 32 13 44 0 19 4 28 1
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
81 177 54 235 32 155 39 143 39 50 30 85 9
    Doctors 4 0 0 6 5 26 3 13 5 9 2 15 0
    Nurses 44 127 40 159 18 84 27 78 10 24 23 31 7
    All other health and technical occupations 33 50 15 70 9 45 9 53 24 17 5 39 2
Service occupations 60 111 51 104 25 112 40 68 21 39 15 61 10
 Healthcare support occupations 5 9 0 4 3 8 9 4 0 3 0 0 0
 Protective service occupations 29 66 34 71 15 53 27 53 21 35 13 43 3
  Supervisors 4 5 5 9 6 8 5 10 6 12 0 9 0
  Fire fighters and Police 17 39 23 50 8 34 22 39 12 17 5 28 3
  All other protective service occupations 9 22 6 12 1 11 0 4 2 6 8 6 0
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
7 10 1 1 6 12 1 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Supervisors 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Chefs and Cooks 7 5 1 0 6 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 14 0 19 1 23 0 5 0 0 2 15 5
  Supervisors 4 3 0 10 1 3 0 2 0 0 2 3 5
  All other maintenance occupations 0 11 0 10 0 19 0 4 0 0 0 12 0
 Personal care and service occupations 15 12 16 9 0 16 2 6 0 1 0 2 1
  Supervisors 11 5 8 0 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
4 7 8 9 0 12 1 5 0 1 0 2 1
Sales and office occupations 135 358 82 355 86 269 53 284 48 104 40 172 22
 Sales and related occupations 77 197 40 234 58 207 30 209 37 59 29 120 13
  Supervisors 35 71 20 79 17 76 15 82 12 27 4 26 6
  Cashiers 5 5 0 10 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Insurance sales agents 4 5 3 9 8 8 0 13 2 0 2 6 0
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 8 12 0 29 1 21 3 20 4 3 0 21 0
  All other sales and related occupations 25 103 17 106 32 95 12 94 19 29 23 67 7
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
58 161 42 121 29 61 23 75 11 45 11 52 8
  Supervisors 5 28 15 32 12 13 1 27 0 14 1 9 2
  Postal workers 9 13 2 11 2 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
44 120 25 78 15 47 17 47 11 31 9 42 7
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
90 240 76 310 50 168 48 193 28 101 35 65 21
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 0 1 1 3 1 0 0 7 0 1 0 0 0
  Supervisors 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
0 1 0 1 0 0 0 7 0 1 0 0 0
 Construction and extraction occupations 30 116 36 163 12 99 23 112 17 60 14 32 13
  Construction 29 112 36 151 12 88 22 104 15 54 14 31 13
    Supervisors 6 16 11 23 0 23 2 15 3 21 3 12 4
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 0
    Carpenters 3 11 6 12 1 11 0 9 0 7 0 1 0
    Electricians 8 25 2 49 1 6 6 31 4 7 4 5 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
    All other constrution trades 9 50 16 61 9 32 12 46 3 17 7 10 3
  Extraction workers 1 4 0 12 0 11 1 8 2 6 0 1 0
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
60 123 38 144 37 69 24 74 11 40 20 32 8
  Supervisors 5 15 11 18 12 7 3 1 0 5 0 9 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 16 5 13 8 15 0 4 9 8 0
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
2 9 0 10 2 0 6 3 4 6 3 0 0
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
1 9 5 16 4 9 3 15 1 6 0 1 3
  All other occupations 36 62 18 72 14 32 4 35 6 20 9 12 5
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
62 212 92 200 52 159 79 149 24 59 29 75 14
 Production occupations 31 108 56 92 23 83 35 86 16 36 8 40 5
  Supervisors 10 22 11 16 2 22 6 39 4 8 3 14 0
  All other occupations 21 86 44 75 21 61 29 48 12 28 5 26 5
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
31 105 37 108 29 77 44 63 8 23 20 35 9
  Supervisors 5 13 2 4 2 2 0 1 2 5 0 2 0
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 4 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 4 8 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 11 67 24 61 22 48 33 40 4 6 8 11 9
  Rail and subway workers 9 0 5 9 3 8 7 10 0 1 0 5 0
  Ship captains and engineers 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 0 0 0 3 0
  All other transportation occupations 3 19 6 31 3 16 0 5 1 7 4 10 0
Armed Forces 2 10 5 36 0 9 7 12 3 16 6 22 5

 

    Median earnings Mean earnings Gini ratio
$95,000 to $97,499 $97,500 to $99,999 $100,000 and over Value (Dol.) Standard error (Dol.) Value (Dol.) Standard error (Dol.) Ratio Standard error
Both Sexes
Worked Full Time, Year Round
15 Years and Over
All Races
  Total 663 246 10,301 41,030 71 53,902 216 0.382 0.0029
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
454 192 7,860 56,798 210 73,575 432 0.346 0.0044
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
208 105 4,316 61,080 212 79,762 705 0.344 0.0065
  Management occupations 166 80 3,553 64,049 1,144 84,233 897 0.339 0.0075
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
26 15 1,134 90,657 2,089 121,255 2,738 0.223 0.0162
    Legislators 0 0 8 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other Managers 140 64 2,412 60,902 259 75,876 880 0.374 0.0083
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
42 25 762 52,415 560 68,087 973 0.333 0.0125
    Business Operations Specialists 27 10 305 51,895 313 62,717 1,050 0.304 0.0171
    Financial Specialists 15 15 457 55,412 1,140 73,129 1,601 0.351 0.0178
 Professional and related occupations 246 88 3,544 54,054 511 68,394 527 0.339 0.0060
  Computer and mathematical occupations 63 24 726 70,974 483 77,294 1,183 0.289 0.0147
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
57 24 688 70,765 516 76,910 1,221 0.291 0.0150
    Actuaries 0 0 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
6 0 29 76,785 3,879 79,023 2,674 0.206 0.0710
  Architecture and engineering occupations 56 27 550 71,247 474 81,177 1,647 0.285 0.0172
    Architects, except naval 5 0 46 68,212 3,741 107,618 13,930 0.301 0.0727
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Engineers 45 17 467 78,534 1,587 87,588 1,883 0.271 0.0205
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
7 10 37 51,118 463 55,929 1,365 0.235 0.0336
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
25 1 198 57,718 2,122 70,511 1,992 0.310 0.0265
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 1 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Economists 0 0 7 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Psychologists and Sociologists 4 0 9 61,872 2,533 61,712 3,063 0.284 0.0678
    All other scientists 21 0 171 61,283 1,115 77,272 2,727 0.299 0.0321
    Science technicians 0 0 2 42,427 1,137 44,708 1,505 0.210 0.0500
  Community and social services occupations 8 4 43 40,599 373 44,278 902 0.259 0.0189
  Legal occupations 3 6 614 80,267 2,931 121,192 4,171 0.242 0.0213
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 3 5 580 100,000 (NA) 158,161 5,821 0.052 0.0246
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
0 1 34 44,741 1,887 49,718 1,540 0.269 0.0389
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
44 9 238 45,585 282 48,699 459 0.282 0.0106
    Postsecondary teachers 14 4 171 66,697 1,454 73,301 1,841 0.304 0.0300
    All other teachers 30 4 59 45,918 276 47,153 439 0.229 0.0114
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
0 0 7 24,646 890 31,250 919 0.337 0.0302
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
7 4 171 45,194 1,353 57,302 2,028 0.385 0.0230
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
38 14 1,004 56,116 448 74,987 1,186 0.346 0.0125
    Doctors 4 3 620 100,000 (NA) 174,777 5,624 -0.022 0.0230
    Nurses 22 6 184 55,644 562 57,833 570 0.225 0.0151
    All other health and technical occupations 12 5 199 46,609 583 54,028 867 0.310 0.0183
Service occupations 39 11 296 26,073 149 31,412 253 0.336 0.0074
 Healthcare support occupations 0 0 7 26,508 306 28,466 431 0.236 0.0175
 Protective service occupations 25 11 179 45,691 744 51,117 656 0.298 0.0158
  Supervisors 2 1 39 56,864 4,692 66,904 2,289 0.260 0.0504
  Fire fighters and Police 22 9 120 60,391 885 63,671 970 0.240 0.0243
  All other protective service occupations 0 0 21 32,301 519 36,971 710 0.276 0.0224
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
4 0 41 21,302 161 25,167 565 0.316 0.0161
  Supervisors 1 0 2 24,473 726 27,046 772 0.253 0.0379
  Chefs and Cooks 1 0 11 21,033 237 24,268 594 0.305 0.0232
  All other food preparation occupations 2 0 28 20,948 243 25,461 1,057 0.340 0.0266
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
0 0 28 24,152 402 27,637 365 0.285 0.0140
  Supervisors 0 0 20 37,610 1,275 43,209 1,954 0.298 0.0419
  All other maintenance occupations 0 0 8 22,470 282 25,446 285 0.258 0.0146
 Personal care and service occupations 10 0 41 24,912 468 28,275 562 0.349 0.0171
  Supervisors 3 0 14 35,949 773 43,601 3,354 0.393 0.0605
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
7 0 27 23,560 587 26,362 454 0.330 0.0169
Sales and office occupations 93 17 1,438 35,238 127 44,744 370 0.359 0.0063
 Sales and related occupations 63 15 1,198 38,779 640 54,671 781 0.419 0.0093
  Supervisors 33 7 406 40,886 402 52,615 922 0.369 0.0146
  Cashiers 0 1 12 20,450 285 23,949 821 0.336 0.0289
  Insurance sales agents 2 2 72 49,645 1,856 72,717 5,434 0.424 0.0470
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 2 0 94 47,272 1,968 66,245 3,620 0.434 0.0371
  All other sales and related occupations 26 5 614 42,103 555 61,568 1,488 0.422 0.0145
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
30 2 240 32,542 234 36,869 211 0.254 0.0069
  Supervisors 8 0 58 41,269 309 46,261 680 0.237 0.0207
  Postal workers 0 0 2 51,475 252 50,655 646 0.114 0.0303
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
22 2 180 31,509 114 35,122 225 0.251 0.0076
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
33 8 363 39,497 556 44,206 407 0.305 0.0079
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1 0 12 23,868 1,348 29,090 1,078 0.333 0.0363
  Supervisors 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
1 0 12 22,811 999 28,456 1,124 0.342 0.0389
 Construction and extraction occupations 25 8 217 37,459 531 44,848 687 0.330 0.0116
  Construction 24 8 207 37,132 268 44,509 708 0.333 0.0120
    Supervisors 4 0 64 51,119 466 61,158 1,901 0.282 0.0342
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 0 5 30,255 979 42,934 5,312 0.388 0.1173
    Carpenters 0 4 14 32,469 1,265 35,855 721 0.264 0.0253
    Electricians 0 1 23 50,842 678 58,971 3,576 0.319 0.0410
    Painters and paperhangers 0 0 3 30,040 1,822 32,409 1,340 0.290 0.0440
    Sheet metal workers 7 1 2 40,112 4,592 46,747 2,519 0.265 0.0695
    Structural iron and steel workers 0 0 4 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other constrution trades 13 1 92 34,262 921 41,114 937 0.339 0.0171
  Extraction workers 1 0 10 54,463 1,873 54,190 1,870 0.222 0.0507
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
7 0 133 41,951 279 45,425 396 0.262 0.0113
  Supervisors 4 0 37 54,287 1,882 58,830 1,910 0.261 0.0430
  Aircraft mechanics and service 0 0 7 47,595 2,521 52,729 2,585 0.261 0.0704
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
0 0 27 38,920 1,365 41,557 658 0.249 0.0214
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
0 0 5 41,134 1,320 43,221 1,204 0.239 0.0395
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
0 0 26 47,699 2,591 53,387 1,857 0.294 0.0447
  All other occupations 3 0 32 41,710 349 44,083 531 0.252 0.0156
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
39 17 300 33,946 425 40,347 464 0.320 0.0079
 Production occupations 20 11 144 33,517 516 40,005 629 0.312 0.0109
  Supervisors 6 4 34 50,687 546 56,674 2,929 0.286 0.0326
  All other occupations 14 6 110 31,947 179 37,958 602 0.306 0.0115
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
19 6 156 34,574 630 40,719 684 0.330 0.0115
  Supervisors 0 0 9 46,032 948 52,386 2,889 0.269 0.0619
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 0 0 50 100,000 (NA) 103,872 6,272 0.245 0.0803
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 4 6 66 37,233 402 42,325 913 0.300 0.0150
  Rail and subway workers 6 0 2 62,485 1,677 59,474 2,144 0.202 0.0581
  Ship captains and engineers 6 0 8 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other transportation occupations 3 0 12 27,494 524 31,716 686 0.289 0.0167
Armed Forces 5 1 44 46,411 755 54,915 2,226 0.307 0.0327

Race Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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