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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
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 85,878 376 232 503 646 1,873 1,360 3,024 2,197 4,697 2,759 4,542 2,532
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
34,600 164 59 108 103 296 252 453 313 730 470 848 599
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
16,367 105 36 56 46 130 82 175 130 321 187 417 267
  Management occupations 12,030 99 29 55 39 107 70 135 89 260 139 302 192
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
2,261 10 1 0 0 2 5 7 2 11 12 24 26
    Legislators 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    All other Managers 9,743 89 28 55 39 106 65 129 87 250 127 278 166
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
4,338 7 7 1 7 23 12 40 41 61 48 115 75
    Business Operations Specialists 2,155 3 5 1 2 15 9 23 15 41 25 40 48
    Financial Specialists 2,183 3 2 0 5 8 3 17 26 20 23 75 27
 Professional and related occupations 18,233 59 23 52 57 165 170 278 183 409 283 431 331
  Computer and mathematical occupations 2,385 0 3 3 2 13 0 6 4 18 14 28 24
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
2,267 0 3 3 2 13 0 6 4 18 14 28 24
    Actuaries 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
104 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 2,007 4 1 3 5 2 0 13 3 13 7 37 14
    Architects, except naval 130 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
    Engineers 1,367 4 0 0 5 2 0 7 0 6 3 17 7
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
471 0 1 0 0 0 0 6 1 7 4 19 3
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
831 4 1 0 4 0 10 16 4 16 12 12 0
    Astronomers and Physicists 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Economists 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 104 0 1 0 0 0 0 16 0 0 2 5 0
    All other scientists 565 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 4 10 10 5 0
    Science technicians 142 4 0 0 0 0 6 1 0 6 0 2 0
  Community and social services occupations 1,296 2 5 4 5 24 16 27 18 27 45 63 51
  Legal occupations 1,213 4 0 0 0 7 0 3 10 22 15 3 18
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 815 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 7 0 5 1 0
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
398 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 3 22 10 2 18
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
4,681 3 5 25 29 70 86 125 94 156 102 142 104
    Postsecondary teachers 626 2 0 0 0 4 2 10 5 9 3 16 4
    All other teachers 3,491 0 4 21 18 27 38 68 39 101 68 94 77
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
564 1 1 4 11 40 46 47 51 46 30 32 22
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
1,495 37 8 17 6 30 37 29 12 53 33 42 28
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
4,323 4 0 0 7 18 20 59 38 104 55 103 92
    Doctors 734 0 0 0 0 3 0 11 0 1 0 0 1
    Nurses 1,918 0 0 0 0 6 10 15 6 19 9 27 35
    All other health and technical occupations 1,672 4 0 0 7 9 10 34 33 85 46 76 56
Service occupations 10,491 65 65 187 222 628 456 990 569 1,077 565 812 423
 Healthcare support occupations 1,356 1 1 5 11 47 43 114 67 164 120 138 85
 Protective service occupations 1,880 0 0 11 4 26 4 64 29 42 53 83 53
  Supervisors 212 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 1
  Fire fighters and Police 873 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 1 5 10 17 12
  All other protective service occupations 796 0 0 11 4 17 3 64 29 37 43 62 41
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
2,755 11 23 66 89 262 179 352 201 399 155 221 118
  Supervisors 317 0 5 2 2 17 5 26 28 47 24 47 17
  Chefs and Cooks 1,065 1 10 20 54 95 85 148 72 153 72 65 47
  All other food preparation occupations 1,373 9 8 44 34 150 90 179 101 200 60 110 54
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
2,589 16 5 29 39 171 140 296 184 303 164 195 108
  Supervisors 354 3 2 3 5 3 4 17 10 8 11 20 18
  All other maintenance occupations 2,236 13 4 26 33 168 136 280 175 295 153 175 91
 Personal care and service occupations 1,911 37 35 76 79 122 89 163 88 168 74 174 58
  Supervisors 224 0 6 0 12 5 1 8 1 19 7 12 2
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
1,686 37 28 76 67 117 88 155 87 150 66 162 56
Sales and office occupations 20,051 84 55 103 180 438 328 772 632 1,467 929 1,559 803
 Sales and related occupations 9,157 71 47 69 133 284 182 393 284 563 234 560 274
  Supervisors 3,573 46 17 15 21 53 28 115 72 191 105 209 139
  Cashiers 886 11 8 31 45 83 67 105 77 112 57 75 21
  Insurance sales agents 389 1 0 1 8 10 0 2 11 18 6 13 11
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 600 11 13 7 3 17 7 21 5 28 7 34 9
  All other sales and related occupations 3,709 2 8 14 55 121 80 149 118 213 58 228 95
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
10,894 13 8 35 48 154 146 378 349 904 695 999 528
  Supervisors 1,221 0 0 1 0 4 7 13 8 43 42 63 50
  Postal workers 305 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 4 2 4 0
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
9,368 13 8 34 48 148 139 362 341 857 651 932 478
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
9,666 26 23 61 93 256 115 312 237 668 294 510 297
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 548 6 3 26 11 34 15 34 39 96 20 38 22
  Supervisors 35 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 5 0 1 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
513 6 3 26 11 33 15 33 39 91 20 38 22
 Construction and extraction occupations 5,262 15 10 17 52 180 57 200 124 411 121 282 168
  Construction 5,078 15 10 17 52 175 57 200 122 401 119 276 164
    Supervisors 633 5 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 12 8 7 4
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 85 0 0 0 0 0 3 9 0 5 5 10 8
    Carpenters 820 2 0 4 13 47 8 22 14 97 20 50 43
    Electricians 604 0 0 0 1 3 0 11 2 26 9 13 20
    Painters and paperhangers 273 4 3 3 2 11 7 15 24 33 11 23 5
    Sheet metal workers 95 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 3 3 3 4 6
    Structural iron and steel workers 48 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 3 0 0
    All other constrution trades 2,519 4 7 11 37 108 37 132 79 226 60 169 78
  Extraction workers 185 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 9 2 6 5
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
3,856 5 10 17 30 42 43 78 74 161 153 190 107
  Supervisors 322 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 9 7 8
  Aircraft mechanics and service 118 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 5 1 1 6
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
1,057 4 4 1 7 15 19 26 17 45 51 57 47
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
279 0 0 6 0 0 0 2 2 35 20 9 2
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
268 0 3 4 0 0 5 4 1 4 6 10 0
  All other occupations 1,811 0 3 5 18 27 20 46 54 69 66 106 45
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
10,478 38 30 44 48 254 205 487 437 733 496 790 386
 Production occupations 5,648 18 17 18 19 125 110 250 244 398 270 448 211
  Supervisors 627 2 0 0 0 2 8 0 11 11 10 23 12
  All other occupations 5,021 16 17 18 19 123 102 250 232 388 260 424 199
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
4,831 20 13 25 29 129 95 237 194 335 226 342 175
  Supervisors 159 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 7 6 10
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 93 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 2,519 10 4 17 13 60 39 91 69 136 84 171 96
  Rail and subway workers 115 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 5 0 0 0 0
  Ship captains and engineers 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  All other transportation occupations 1,875 11 5 8 15 68 56 141 116 197 135 162 68
Armed Forces 592 0 0 0 0 1 5 11 7 22 5 24 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
Both Sexes
Worked Full Time, Year Round
15 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 6,067 1,852 4,906 2,034 5,114 1,397 3,472 1,526 4,893 1,093 2,225 854 3,334
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
1,507 545 1,508 684 1,960 586 1,488 695 2,233 553 1,125 489 1,774
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
647 210 661 284 882 218 615 286 1,030 201 442 180 780
  Management occupations 417 160 426 154 554 143 423 161 694 135 293 125 594
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
43 25 26 20 68 32 92 28 115 17 37 21 87
    Legislators 1 3 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 3 0
    All other Managers 373 133 400 134 486 108 330 133 579 118 256 101 507
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
230 50 235 131 328 75 192 125 336 66 150 56 186
    Business Operations Specialists 100 22 129 67 147 47 109 71 182 47 75 30 90
    Financial Specialists 130 28 106 63 181 28 83 53 155 19 75 26 96
 Professional and related occupations 859 335 847 400 1,078 368 873 409 1,203 352 682 309 995
  Computer and mathematical occupations 77 18 54 42 89 32 91 34 124 40 73 52 125
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
77 17 52 40 87 32 87 33 121 38 71 52 125
    Actuaries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
0 1 2 3 2 1 4 1 3 2 0 0 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 40 15 55 16 64 24 58 29 124 43 79 29 136
    Architects, except naval 0 0 1 0 8 1 4 1 9 0 18 2 5
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
2 0 0 0 6 0 5 1 3 1 3 0 0
    Engineers 12 4 29 3 19 9 27 12 50 28 44 21 90
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
27 11 25 13 31 15 23 14 62 14 14 6 41
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
24 13 41 20 51 24 49 23 54 12 14 18 42
    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 6 0 10 3 1 0 9
    All other scientists 9 8 21 16 35 13 32 19 34 8 9 18 30
    Science technicians 14 5 19 2 15 11 11 4 11 1 4 0 3
  Community and social services occupations 100 47 116 46 98 33 55 43 106 34 53 15 53
  Legal occupations 29 23 29 13 49 10 33 9 77 10 29 8 63
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 0 0 1 0 13 1 8 4 40 0 17 1 30
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
29 23 28 13 36 10 24 5 37 10 12 6 34
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
248 111 307 141 366 125 317 137 352 124 196 80 202
    Postsecondary teachers 37 9 22 12 28 7 22 5 42 12 9 3 16
    All other teachers 192 88 258 122 312 109 275 126 296 107 173 64 179
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
20 13 28 6 26 9 21 6 14 6 14 13 7
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
134 36 81 37 98 23 54 27 92 17 44 30 86
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
206 71 164 83 263 96 215 109 273 72 194 78 288
    Doctors 9 3 4 3 6 2 21 11 12 3 20 3 15
    Nurses 91 35 72 54 147 56 101 69 155 48 104 41 190
    All other health and technical occupations 106 33 89 26 110 38 93 29 106 21 70 34 84
Service occupations 912 242 539 212 474 109 207 87 345 70 138 41 145
 Healthcare support occupations 204 57 91 26 46 9 32 4 21 8 8 4 8
 Protective service occupations 120 53 93 43 144 27 63 38 136 28 73 27 89
  Supervisors 5 14 19 0 17 1 11 10 24 1 7 0 6
  Fire fighters and Police 32 8 26 16 63 14 24 23 76 16 42 20 63
  All other protective service occupations 83 31 48 27 64 11 28 5 36 11 24 6 21
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
166 47 126 33 79 15 29 13 50 19 12 4 10
  Supervisors 17 2 17 3 10 4 10 8 19 3 0 0 2
  Chefs and Cooks 44 13 54 17 26 11 12 5 12 2 4 0 7
  All other food preparation occupations 105 32 55 13 43 0 6 0 19 15 8 3 1
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
238 53 121 57 116 34 49 23 78 11 28 6 16
  Supervisors 35 4 26 16 24 8 23 11 27 5 10 1 13
  All other maintenance occupations 203 49 95 41 93 26 26 12 51 6 17 5 3
 Personal care and service occupations 184 33 108 53 89 24 35 9 60 4 16 0 21
  Supervisors 22 3 26 9 21 2 9 0 17 1 0 0 0
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
162 30 82 44 67 22 25 9 43 3 16 0 21
Sales and office occupations 1,810 533 1,411 621 1,202 341 823 314 1,060 187 449 153 597
 Sales and related occupations 642 138 448 197 405 113 368 139 538 79 224 79 323
  Supervisors 316 59 232 89 171 63 170 69 253 35 76 43 148
  Cashiers 47 19 38 6 19 0 4 5 10 0 6 0 0
  Insurance sales agents 23 2 25 9 25 5 12 9 32 3 22 1 13
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 37 8 20 6 18 4 39 4 43 6 15 7 27
  All other sales and related occupations 219 51 133 88 171 41 142 51 201 35 104 27 135
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
1,169 394 963 424 797 227 455 176 522 108 226 74 273
  Supervisors 121 36 100 58 148 24 52 14 95 25 41 13 67
  Postal workers 10 0 9 4 26 10 24 7 63 21 40 9 34
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
1,037 358 854 362 623 193 380 155 364 63 146 52 172
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
827 219 671 228 738 146 462 197 660 147 269 88 425
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 52 8 21 15 34 4 11 1 13 3 2 3 10
  Supervisors 3 1 3 0 8 0 2 1 0 0 0 3 1
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
48 6 18 15 25 4 9 0 13 3 2 0 10
 Construction and extraction occupations 473 121 357 112 419 84 210 100 360 62 148 29 232
  Construction 463 117 352 108 409 82 206 99 337 60 123 25 218
    Supervisors 19 20 21 36 86 16 27 10 75 6 27 4 43
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 20 0 2 0 3 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 2
    Carpenters 92 17 109 15 52 5 25 18 61 9 7 1 16
    Electricians 48 10 25 16 46 13 26 11 51 9 28 6 61
    Painters and paperhangers 23 4 17 1 29 5 7 0 19 1 1 0 5
    Sheet metal workers 14 0 6 0 5 2 4 0 5 0 4 0 2
    Structural iron and steel workers 9 0 2 0 1 0 4 0 6 0 0 0 10
    All other constrution trades 239 67 170 40 186 42 113 56 118 35 55 15 79
  Extraction workers 10 4 5 4 10 1 4 1 24 2 25 4 14
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
302 90 293 101 286 58 241 96 287 82 120 56 183
  Supervisors 19 9 28 4 22 3 19 8 13 12 12 5 18
  Aircraft mechanics and service 8 0 14 6 6 6 2 9 8 0 1 0 9
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
97 34 85 29 68 19 88 24 74 12 49 13 37
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
36 1 18 5 15 5 16 5 29 1 10 7 9
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
21 1 20 8 19 5 12 4 18 6 7 0 13
  All other occupations 122 44 128 49 154 20 103 46 145 51 42 31 97
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
950 312 741 262 711 204 452 221 549 135 219 81 354
 Production occupations 546 189 433 136 394 117 220 89 298 74 110 39 179
  Supervisors 33 20 41 12 53 16 29 14 53 15 32 18 41
  All other occupations 514 169 392 125 342 101 191 74 245 60 78 21 139
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
403 123 308 125 317 87 232 132 252 61 109 42 175
  Supervisors 0 0 17 2 20 0 13 0 16 0 5 4 9
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 0 0 4 0 7 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 196 65 171 74 169 52 149 98 152 51 78 15 113
  Rail and subway workers 4 4 1 3 6 4 8 0 6 0 0 1 7
  Ship captains and engineers 2 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  All other transportation occupations 201 53 112 43 115 28 59 34 65 10 20 22 43
Armed Forces 62 2 36 28 29 12 40 12 46 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
Both Sexes
Worked Full Time, Year Round
15 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 717 1,984 619 2,247 462 1,617 464 1,660 305 885 300 1,105 173
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
401 1,163 348 1,344 269 985 255 1,027 207 607 184 774 107
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
159 531 166 649 131 543 112 522 101 295 91 422 64
  Management occupations 120 337 119 465 93 453 81 363 83 221 82 331 47
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
21 42 18 101 5 74 19 46 8 49 8 66 7
    Legislators 2 0 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    All other Managers 98 294 101 363 88 373 62 316 75 171 74 265 40
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
38 194 47 183 37 90 31 159 19 74 9 91 17
    Business Operations Specialists 25 99 30 82 28 49 11 64 8 37 6 51 14
    Financial Specialists 13 95 17 102 10 42 19 96 11 37 3 40 2
 Professional and related occupations 242 632 182 696 138 442 143 505 106 312 93 352 43
  Computer and mathematical occupations 23 149 38 123 25 100 38 107 28 88 14 75 9
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
19 137 29 113 25 96 35 99 28 82 13 72 9
    Actuaries 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
2 12 9 10 0 3 3 6 0 5 2 3 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 37 76 23 111 24 74 21 105 19 70 18 85 11
    Architects, except naval 3 3 6 5 0 0 0 5 0 3 1 1 2
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
6 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
    Engineers 22 60 17 94 10 69 18 83 19 67 16 65 9
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
5 14 0 11 14 4 3 17 0 0 2 12 0
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
6 23 15 19 4 20 3 28 9 23 9 23 1
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
    Economists 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 2 3 3 0 0 8 0 4 0 12 3 4 0
    All other scientists 2 15 9 16 4 11 3 21 8 9 4 17 1
    Science technicians 3 5 4 3 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 2 0
  Community and social services occupations 20 41 10 39 3 9 7 15 5 6 2 7 4
  Legal occupations 24 24 4 45 11 15 5 25 4 4 1 20 0
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 11 13 3 39 11 14 3 20 4 4 0 20 0
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
13 11 0 6 0 1 2 6 0 0 1 0 0
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
55 135 25 167 31 90 26 91 11 67 18 56 10
    Postsecondary teachers 5 27 6 42 7 11 5 24 2 22 9 18 7
    All other teachers 48 101 16 116 23 74 18 60 6 45 9 35 3
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
1 7 3 9 2 4 3 7 3 0 0 3 0
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
15 46 16 37 8 27 12 38 0 17 4 21 1
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
63 138 50 155 31 108 31 94 30 39 27 66 9
    Doctors 3 0 0 4 5 20 1 12 5 9 2 9 0
    Nurses 35 93 35 98 17 54 22 41 5 16 20 22 7
    All other health and technical occupations 25 45 15 53 9 34 7 42 20 14 5 34 2
Service occupations 49 97 46 84 21 99 38 56 14 36 15 48 10
 Healthcare support occupations 0 6 0 1 3 6 9 4 0 3 0 0 0
 Protective service occupations 25 58 29 60 15 42 26 42 14 32 13 32 3
  Supervisors 0 3 5 2 6 8 5 8 2 10 0 5 0
  Fire fighters and Police 16 37 18 46 8 27 20 30 10 17 5 25 3
  All other protective service occupations 9 18 6 12 1 8 0 4 2 5 8 1 0
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
7 10 1 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 7 5 1 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 12 0 18 1 23 0 5 0 0 2 15 5
  Supervisors 4 3 0 9 1 3 0 2 0 0 2 3 5
  All other maintenance occupations 0 10 0 10 0 19 0 4 0 0 0 12 0
 Personal care and service occupations 13 11 16 4 0 15 2 5 0 1 0 2 1
  Supervisors 9 5 8 0 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
3 6 8 4 0 11 1 4 0 1 0 2 1
Sales and office occupations 127 313 77 322 77 239 50 264 36 88 36 146 16
 Sales and related occupations 75 178 38 214 54 186 28 202 28 51 27 104 7
  Supervisors 33 69 20 73 14 67 15 80 6 26 4 21 4
  Cashiers 5 4 0 8 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Insurance sales agents 4 3 3 7 8 8 0 13 2 0 0 6 0
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 8 10 0 28 1 18 3 20 4 3 0 17 0
  All other sales and related occupations 25 92 15 98 31 86 10 89 16 22 23 61 4
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
52 135 39 108 22 52 21 62 9 37 9 42 8
  Supervisors 5 22 15 27 11 11 1 21 0 13 1 7 2
  Postal workers 7 7 2 10 0 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
40 105 22 72 12 40 16 40 9 24 8 35 7
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
79 227 69 288 48 158 43 173 27 91 35 62 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 23 114 32 157 12 91 19 101 17 60 14 31 13
  Construction 22 110 32 145 12 84 18 95 15 54 14 30 13
    Supervisors 6 16 11 23 0 22 2 14 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 3 10 1 11 0 9 0 7 0 1 0
    Electricians 3 25 2 48 1 6 6 28 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 5 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 6 49 16 58 9 31 8 42 3 17 7 8 3
  Extraction workers 1 4 0 12 0 6 1 6 2 5 0 1 0
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
57 111 35 128 35 68 24 66 10 31 20 31 8
  Supervisors 4 15 11 18 12 7 3 1 0 5 0 9 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 14 5 12 8 11 0 2 9 8 0
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
2 9 0 8 0 0 6 3 4 6 3 0 0
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
1 9 4 16 4 9 3 15 1 4 0 1 3
  All other occupations 34 54 16 61 13 32 4 31 5 14 9 12 5
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
58 176 76 176 47 129 73 129 18 50 27 56 14
 Production occupations 31 93 48 83 23 72 35 75 10 31 6 33 5
  Supervisors 10 18 9 16 2 19 6 33 3 8 3 9 0
  All other occupations 21 74 39 66 21 53 29 42 7 23 3 24 5
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
27 84 27 93 24 56 38 54 8 19 20 22 9
  Supervisors 3 13 2 4 2 0 0 1 2 5 0 2 0
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 4 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 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 55 15 53 17 37 32 35 4 4 8 5 9
  Rail and subway workers 9 0 5 9 3 7 2 10 0 1 0 5 0
  Ship captains and engineers 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 0 0 0 3 0
  All other transportation occupations 1 10 6 25 3 9 0 1 1 7 4 4 0
Armed Forces 2 8 4 32 0 8 5 11 3 12 4 19 5

 

    Median earnings Mean earnings Gini ratio
$95,000 to $97,499 $97,500 to $99,999 $100,000 and over Value (Dol.) Standard error (Dol.) Value (Dol.) Standard error (Dol.) Ratio Standard error
Both Sexes
Worked Full Time, Year Round
15 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 569 225 9,036 41,631 80 55,347 245 0.383 0.0032
Management, professional, and related
  occupations
382 175 6,833 57,619 415 75,251 489 0.345 0.0048
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
191 99 3,904 61,839 229 81,649 780 0.341 0.0069
  Management occupations 152 75 3,213 65,741 455 85,842 976 0.338 0.0080
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
25 13 1,049 91,140 1,012 123,088 2,930 0.215 0.0169
    Legislators 0 0 6 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other Managers 127 62 2,158 61,492 272 77,026 954 0.372 0.0089
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
38 24 691 53,671 1,286 70,022 1,129 0.339 0.0138
    Business Operations Specialists 26 10 275 52,179 409 63,925 1,193 0.306 0.0187
    Financial Specialists 13 14 416 56,170 876 76,042 1,899 0.359 0.0197
 Professional and related occupations 191 76 2,929 54,659 489 69,508 605 0.357 0.0067
  Computer and mathematical occupations 43 21 538 70,313 822 78,334 1,504 0.288 0.0171
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
40 21 503 70,037 1,377 77,826 1,558 0.288 0.0176
    Actuaries 0 0 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
3 0 26 72,445 3,967 80,040 3,020 0.209 0.0795
  Architecture and engineering occupations 48 22 448 71,180 562 81,465 1,834 0.286 0.0190
    Architects, except naval 5 0 43 69,603 6,987 116,302 16,370 0.276 0.0776
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Engineers 37 16 369 79,433 1,622 87,457 2,047 0.263 0.0227
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
7 7 36 51,350 487 56,633 1,500 0.243 0.0366
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
14 1 167 58,925 1,990 72,343 2,435 0.321 0.0302
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 1 7 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Economists 0 0 7 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Psychologists and Sociologists 3 0 5 61,331 4,350 59,816 3,254 0.294 0.0713
    All other scientists 11 0 146 61,889 2,475 79,674 3,332 0.303 0.0364
    Science technicians 0 0 2 42,026 1,214 43,552 1,794 0.228 0.0619
  Community and social services occupations 4 4 34 41,296 513 44,943 891 0.253 0.0214
  Legal occupations 1 6 563 81,824 5,451 124,107 4,468 0.226 0.0225
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 1 5 533 100,000 (NA) 160,171 6,120 0.036 0.0257
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
0 1 30 45,018 1,877 50,317 1,741 0.263 0.0422
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
39 7 205 45,799 301 49,341 508 0.279 0.0116
    Postsecondary teachers 14 3 144 68,307 2,092 74,610 2,064 0.301 0.0331
    All other teachers 25 4 53 46,016 300 47,587 487 0.226 0.0124
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
0 0 7 25,297 1,058 32,157 1,089 0.341 0.0344
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
7 4 150 45,258 1,503 56,895 2,023 0.388 0.0242
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
34 11 823 56,374 475 76,777 1,399 0.345 0.0142
    Doctors 4 1 532 100,000 (NA) 178,313 6,303 -0.044 0.0250
    Nurses 20 5 139 55,081 886 57,903 658 0.221 0.0175
    All other health and technical occupations 10 5 153 46,971 707 53,859 886 0.309 0.0202
Service occupations 35 10 253 26,299 176 32,246 312 0.347 0.0086
 Healthcare support occupations 0 0 6 26,874 373 28,995 587 0.241 0.0223
 Protective service occupations 23 10 154 49,314 1,270 53,595 773 0.292 0.0182
  Supervisors 2 1 31 52,330 2,712 65,834 2,637 0.293 0.0578
  Fire fighters and Police 21 8 107 60,946 659 64,828 1,041 0.234 0.0262
  All other protective service occupations 0 0 16 32,790 953 38,009 937 0.282 0.0281
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
4 0 35 21,209 184 25,301 678 0.324 0.0188
  Supervisors 1 0 2 25,254 667 27,734 861 0.235 0.0427
  Chefs and Cooks 1 0 8 20,769 298 23,832 545 0.302 0.0257
  All other food preparation occupations 2 0 26 20,885 259 25,878 1,277 0.352 0.0308
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
0 0 24 24,207 435 28,180 443 0.295 0.0161
  Supervisors 0 0 18 39,010 1,522 44,502 2,196 0.302 0.0456
  All other maintenance occupations 0 0 7 22,407 285 25,599 340 0.265 0.0169
 Personal care and service occupations 9 0 34 25,357 351 29,063 703 0.363 0.0206
  Supervisors 3 0 12 36,444 818 45,967 3,940 0.379 0.0686
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
5 0 22 23,899 865 26,814 573 0.349 0.0207
Sales and office occupations 84 15 1,311 35,592 140 45,923 419 0.365 0.0069
 Sales and related occupations 56 15 1,106 40,373 330 56,370 856 0.417 0.0100
  Supervisors 29 7 368 41,152 489 52,964 985 0.369 0.0155
  Cashiers 0 1 12 20,327 381 24,539 1,072 0.359 0.0365
  Insurance sales agents 2 2 67 50,216 1,683 73,585 5,848 0.426 0.0491
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 2 0 91 50,123 1,944 68,951 4,023 0.427 0.0391
  All other sales and related occupations 23 5 567 45,146 1,151 63,415 1,605 0.417 0.0154
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
28 0 205 32,646 296 37,142 243 0.257 0.0077
  Supervisors 8 0 54 41,104 330 46,477 761 0.241 0.0227
  Postal workers 0 0 2 51,916 390 51,295 918 0.118 0.0380
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
20 0 149 31,624 130 35,466 257 0.254 0.0084
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
32 8 336 39,948 412 44,431 415 0.305 0.0083
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1 0 12 23,633 1,375 29,440 1,169 0.341 0.0389
  Supervisors 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
1 0 12 22,474 923 28,745 1,223 0.345 0.0412
 Construction and extraction occupations 25 8 202 38,447 907 45,026 682 0.325 0.0119
  Construction 24 8 192 37,474 573 44,700 702 0.328 0.0123
    Supervisors 4 0 58 51,239 470 61,058 1,941 0.275 0.0348
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 0 5 30,263 965 43,977 5,839 0.421 0.1278
    Carpenters 0 4 14 32,440 1,274 36,028 771 0.268 0.0267
    Electricians 0 1 22 51,031 672 59,658 3,879 0.320 0.0428
    Painters and paperhangers 0 0 3 28,068 1,994 32,723 1,512 0.308 0.0489
    Sheet metal workers 7 1 2 42,274 4,928 48,869 2,866 0.265 0.0736
    Structural iron and steel workers 0 0 2 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other constrution trades 13 1 86 35,105 648 40,951 818 0.327 0.0171
  Extraction workers 1 0 9 55,020 1,935 53,987 1,942 0.246 0.0557
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
6 0 122 42,016 304 45,748 425 0.261 0.0121
  Supervisors 4 0 32 53,727 2,066 59,023 2,024 0.258 0.0449
  Aircraft mechanics and service 0 0 5 47,775 2,814 52,115 2,566 0.253 0.0717
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
0 0 26 39,249 1,330 41,857 712 0.248 0.0228
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
0 0 5 40,647 2,378 43,024 1,374 0.255 0.0435
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
0 0 26 50,625 2,231 55,748 2,069 0.288 0.0482
  All other occupations 2 0 28 41,664 385 44,184 555 0.250 0.0169
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
31 17 264 35,099 258 40,768 474 0.313 0.0085
 Production occupations 12 11 125 34,468 549 40,331 688 0.308 0.0117
  Supervisors 1 4 29 50,769 665 57,653 3,444 0.291 0.0368
  All other occupations 11 6 96 32,248 193 38,170 635 0.300 0.0122
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
19 6 138 35,564 315 41,279 640 0.319 0.0125
  Supervisors 0 0 9 46,872 2,542 54,530 3,484 0.282 0.0695
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 0 0 50 100,000 (NA) 107,752 6,418 0.222 0.0830
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 9 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 4 6 50 38,736 945 41,869 641 0.277 0.0153
  Rail and subway workers 6 0 2 63,250 1,800 59,760 2,333 0.243 0.0664
  Ship captains and engineers 6 0 8 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other transportation occupations 3 0 10 28,336 874 31,775 547 0.276 0.0182
Armed Forces 4 1 39 46,737 945 56,821 2,738 0.315 0.0373

Race Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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