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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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PINC-06. Occupation of Longest Job in 2010 -- People 15 Years Old and Over, by Total Money Earnings in 2010, Work Experience in 2010, Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2011 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. Medians falling in the upper open-ended interval are plugged with "$250,000.")

  Total with earnings $1 to $2,499 or loss $2,500 to $4,999 $5,000 to $7,499 $7,500 to $9,999 $10,000 to $12,499 $12,500 to $14,999 $15,000 to $17,499 $17,500 to $19,999 $20,000 to $22,499 $22,500 to $24,999 $25,000 to $27,499 $27,500 to $29,999
Both Sexes
Total Work Experience
15 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 127,310 6,710 5,055 5,332 3,919 6,697 3,246 5,929 3,679 6,627 3,078 5,743 2,794
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
46,975 1,366 908 904 643 1,221 581 1,123 703 1,258 644 1,365 673
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
19,576 415 243 282 169 414 181 378 202 500 228 538 230
  Management occupations 14,001 315 195 215 126 295 127 279 145 356 166 381 150
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
2,386 36 28 16 10 23 15 19 20 20 12 27 21
    Legislators 14 2 4 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 0
    All other Managers 11,601 277 163 198 117 272 109 260 125 335 154 353 129
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
5,575 99 48 67 43 119 54 98 57 145 62 156 80
    Business Operations Specialists 2,866 58 27 39 21 68 31 68 28 81 38 71 51
    Financial Specialists 2,709 41 21 28 21 51 23 31 29 64 24 85 29
 Professional and related occupations 27,399 951 664 622 474 807 401 745 501 758 416 828 443
  Computer and mathematical occupations 2,752 30 36 34 14 20 16 24 19 31 12 40 25
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
2,611 30 36 34 12 20 16 23 18 31 12 40 22
    Actuaries 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
133 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3
  Architecture and engineering occupations 2,528 40 33 14 20 18 12 31 16 40 4 36 19
    Architects, except naval 178 1 6 4 11 6 0 7 0 9 2 2 3
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3 0
    Engineers 1,743 16 17 6 6 4 5 22 7 7 0 20 12
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
583 23 10 4 3 8 8 2 7 22 2 11 4
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
1,149 32 22 23 13 40 10 23 14 19 11 24 9
    Astronomers and Physicists 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Economists 20 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 166 5 2 2 2 8 9 8 0 0 0 8 0
    All other scientists 744 19 5 16 6 13 0 13 9 10 9 12 8
    Science technicians 211 6 15 5 6 19 1 2 5 8 2 3 1
  Community and social services occupations 2,025 55 35 50 53 73 24 69 36 71 58 98 78
  Legal occupations 1,526 22 14 17 9 17 13 26 22 20 15 37 22
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 1,000 11 5 6 0 6 2 22 6 8 1 13 1
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
527 11 8 11 9 11 11 4 16 13 15 24 20
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
8,177 348 329 305 229 418 226 335 234 294 153 269 122
    Postsecondary teachers 1,244 16 35 25 28 58 47 56 36 56 22 29 13
    All other teachers 5,679 249 205 206 145 250 110 157 122 154 69 166 80
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
1,254 83 90 74 55 110 69 123 77 85 62 74 30
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
2,670 334 133 96 65 115 27 109 45 122 50 102 56
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
6,572 89 62 82 71 106 72 127 116 161 113 222 112
    Doctors 951 11 4 3 2 3 0 0 7 7 3 9 3
    Nurses 2,894 29 17 47 31 42 30 45 36 65 43 85 35
    All other health and technical occupations 2,727 50 42 32 38 61 43 81 72 89 67 129 75
Service occupations 21,717 2,212 1,762 1,762 1,215 2,120 1,074 1,661 1,013 1,596 639 1,024 478
 Healthcare support occupations 2,493 124 112 153 102 218 130 213 126 219 123 186 109
 Protective service occupations 2,619 104 119 60 45 88 36 53 69 96 42 90 69
  Supervisors 258 2 6 5 0 2 0 4 12 0 5 7 1
  Fire fighters and Police 1,023 2 5 4 3 5 0 0 5 8 1 12 15
  All other protective service occupations 1,339 100 109 51 42 80 36 49 52 88 35 71 52
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
7,160 853 778 783 556 884 428 619 364 466 192 306 143
  Supervisors 399 7 15 16 4 34 39 27 22 34 20 27 10
  Chefs and Cooks 1,993 159 128 196 105 271 142 196 141 158 49 107 50
  All other food preparation occupations 4,768 687 635 571 447 579 247 395 201 274 122 173 82
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
5,111 525 341 402 253 480 279 503 248 432 165 243 123
  Supervisors 520 4 11 15 13 12 8 29 14 20 13 25 14
  All other maintenance occupations 4,591 521 330 386 239 467 271 474 234 412 151 218 109
 Personal care and service occupations 4,333 607 412 365 260 451 201 274 207 383 118 198 33
  Supervisors 242 7 6 9 3 18 6 24 10 15 6 13 1
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
4,091 600 406 356 257 433 195 250 197 368 113 185 33
Sales and office occupations 30,138 1,890 1,496 1,551 1,142 1,737 816 1,550 997 1,765 983 1,815 826
 Sales and related occupations 14,018 1,061 771 914 635 956 369 689 462 728 371 634 236
  Supervisors 3,915 95 58 92 72 120 50 121 128 244 155 233 76
  Cashiers 2,912 437 368 389 269 423 135 228 108 148 47 95 24
  Insurance sales agents 492 9 5 10 10 22 11 12 5 22 10 21 9
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 741 41 22 51 25 31 14 24 12 47 8 39 21
  All other sales and related occupations 5,959 479 317 373 259 361 159 304 209 268 151 245 105
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
16,120 828 725 637 507 781 447 862 535 1,037 612 1,182 590
  Supervisors 1,322 9 15 14 18 31 11 18 8 40 22 56 56
  Postal workers 414 7 2 1 2 5 2 10 6 7 2 16 8
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
14,384 813 708 623 487 745 433 833 521 989 588 1,110 527
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
13,353 537 382 522 390 797 354 690 408 880 353 647 336
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1,128 126 98 99 59 135 54 84 68 95 41 38 24
  Supervisors 47 1 4 1 1 1 5 1 3 0 1 5 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
1,081 125 95 98 58 133 50 83 65 95 40 33 24
 Construction and extraction occupations 7,660 323 191 309 273 490 241 437 222 549 208 439 178
  Construction 7,437 323 185 309 272 483 240 430 221 541 208 438 169
    Supervisors 653 8 4 11 12 11 2 6 4 28 8 39 8
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 154 5 10 11 6 8 9 13 0 20 8 8 2
    Carpenters 1,435 66 28 69 51 96 50 109 39 131 59 97 36
    Electricians 678 17 5 16 4 32 12 27 14 31 7 28 13
    Painters and paperhangers 528 32 8 26 39 77 23 43 26 65 10 20 6
    Sheet metal workers 165 2 3 11 0 2 5 3 8 8 3 10 0
    Structural iron and steel workers 107 11 0 0 3 6 5 0 0 9 1 0 13
    All other constrution trades 3,717 183 126 167 158 251 134 228 129 249 111 238 91
  Extraction workers 223 0 6 0 1 6 1 8 2 8 0 1 9
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
4,565 89 93 114 57 173 59 169 119 236 104 169 135
  Supervisors 321 7 0 2 5 0 0 1 0 14 5 8 4
  Aircraft mechanics and service 127 0 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 3 5 2 3
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
1,263 27 17 32 15 55 31 46 42 71 30 62 46
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
347 7 1 7 3 16 3 14 8 22 11 10 6
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
263 3 2 0 3 7 3 7 3 10 2 6 4
  All other occupations 2,244 45 73 72 32 92 20 102 66 116 51 81 72
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
14,441 700 498 584 519 804 419 894 529 1,110 452 879 469
 Production occupations 7,160 198 209 223 219 340 227 378 245 601 209 457 280
  Supervisors 654 0 5 3 0 8 4 16 2 19 14 33 24
  All other occupations 6,505 198 204 219 219 331 223 362 242 582 194 423 256
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
7,281 502 289 361 300 464 192 516 285 509 244 422 189
  Supervisors 183 5 0 4 2 3 5 3 0 15 17 14 11
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 3,474 117 86 134 142 207 95 219 118 222 112 230 93
  Rail and subway workers 95 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 3 0
  Ship captains and engineers 57 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 6 2 0
  All other transportation occupations 3,347 378 203 222 156 254 92 287 165 269 108 165 85
Armed Forces 686 6 10 9 10 18 3 10 27 19 6 13 13

 

  $30,000 to $32,499 $32,500 to $34,999 $35,000 to $37,499 $37,500 to $39,999 $40,000 to $42,499 $42,500 to $44,999 $45,000 to $47,499 $47,500 to $49,999 $50,000 to $52,499 $52,500 to $54,999 $55,000 to $57,499 $57,500 to $59,999 $60,000 to $62,499
Both Sexes
Total Work Experience
15 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 6,864 2,121 5,403 2,196 5,997 1,535 3,866 1,747 5,588 1,113 2,697 1,022 3,621
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
2,053 752 1,833 780 2,449 694 1,714 805 2,725 599 1,426 591 1,950
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
796 304 684 312 1,013 267 683 316 1,108 209 607 206 797
  Management occupations 523 157 463 194 640 164 442 214 750 144 402 139 520
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
45 18 49 19 63 17 58 26 147 14 16 16 76
    Legislators 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    All other Managers 478 139 414 176 576 147 384 189 603 131 387 123 443
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
274 147 221 118 373 102 241 101 358 64 205 67 277
    Business Operations Specialists 124 97 118 88 196 52 130 46 146 40 109 23 147
    Financial Specialists 149 50 103 30 177 50 111 55 212 24 96 43 131
 Professional and related occupations 1,256 448 1,149 468 1,436 428 1,031 489 1,617 390 818 385 1,153
  Computer and mathematical occupations 64 21 82 40 136 27 74 54 126 49 108 24 115
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
62 21 78 40 134 20 71 49 123 47 96 19 113
    Actuaries 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
2 0 4 0 1 7 3 5 2 1 12 3 2
  Architecture and engineering occupations 57 14 70 19 98 26 70 22 116 15 66 39 160
    Architects, except naval 7 1 4 0 5 7 2 0 9 2 3 2 3
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
2 0 0 4 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
    Engineers 13 8 34 8 62 8 42 12 73 8 40 27 108
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
35 5 32 8 30 11 24 10 32 6 23 10 48
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
51 17 40 11 30 24 40 11 91 10 53 12 42
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
    Economists 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 7 3 5 0 2 0 7 2 7 0 7 1 4
    All other scientists 28 11 20 3 22 17 27 9 60 7 40 8 37
    Science technicians 16 3 12 9 7 7 6 0 20 3 7 3 1
  Community and social services occupations 150 68 117 69 143 47 93 52 119 22 87 17 76
  Legal occupations 50 23 65 12 86 9 51 23 61 8 18 24 40
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 11 0 21 2 33 2 20 5 32 2 14 5 21
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
39 23 43 10 53 7 31 18 29 6 4 19 19
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
392 138 381 179 445 163 375 166 523 166 219 137 304
    Postsecondary teachers 37 17 36 27 57 5 41 22 41 27 20 9 64
    All other teachers 303 100 302 135 372 154 308 140 452 126 193 114 227
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
52 21 44 17 17 4 26 3 31 12 6 14 13
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
133 48 101 33 164 33 59 38 132 16 31 13 97
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
359 118 293 105 332 99 268 122 449 105 236 119 319
    Doctors 8 4 4 5 15 12 7 13 45 11 15 12 24
    Nurses 153 56 132 58 166 45 149 64 229 61 117 63 192
    All other health and technical occupations 199 59 157 41 151 43 111 46 176 33 103 45 104
Service occupations 1,078 278 597 269 536 68 349 139 365 51 152 49 191
 Healthcare support occupations 226 55 113 36 75 10 56 15 24 6 13 3 12
 Protective service occupations 119 55 99 62 110 20 116 62 136 27 87 18 106
  Supervisors 10 4 12 5 2 0 20 4 28 1 6 2 8
  Fire fighters and Police 30 19 21 28 60 9 44 40 79 18 46 11 76
  All other protective service occupations 79 32 66 29 47 11 52 18 29 7 35 5 23
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
242 47 134 47 87 7 51 15 59 2 23 9 4
  Supervisors 14 4 26 3 16 2 15 10 15 1 9 7 0
  Chefs and Cooks 105 16 50 28 24 5 9 3 13 0 5 0 2
  All other food preparation occupations 123 27 58 16 47 0 28 2 30 0 9 2 2
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
269 79 152 80 144 19 53 30 89 14 10 12 37
  Supervisors 63 6 38 21 34 10 25 12 25 3 4 9 17
  All other maintenance occupations 205 73 115 59 111 9 28 18 64 10 7 3 21
 Personal care and service occupations 222 40 99 43 121 13 71 17 57 4 17 7 31
  Supervisors 28 2 18 11 17 6 9 0 5 0 1 3 10
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
195 39 81 32 104 7 62 17 52 4 17 4 22
Sales and office occupations 1,891 586 1,575 553 1,435 380 826 343 1,222 195 532 166 605
 Sales and related occupations 557 170 601 157 512 112 355 166 634 59 223 59 312
  Supervisors 242 65 238 79 235 53 121 71 284 38 88 12 118
  Cashiers 40 20 46 1 32 6 18 4 18 0 11 1 5
  Insurance sales agents 24 14 17 9 19 5 16 7 29 0 7 0 15
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 31 5 45 8 24 0 24 3 47 0 19 8 19
  All other sales and related occupations 219 67 255 60 203 47 175 81 255 21 99 38 155
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
1,334 416 974 397 923 267 471 177 588 136 308 107 293
  Supervisors 103 54 98 36 103 33 82 21 94 16 67 17 43
  Postal workers 12 1 10 0 23 6 17 12 64 31 32 29 44
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
1,219 360 866 361 797 229 372 143 429 89 209 60 206
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
890 192 669 283 793 187 510 210 664 107 284 85 453
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 47 7 30 16 30 0 20 2 11 2 8 0 10
  Supervisors 1 0 7 1 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
46 7 23 14 24 0 18 2 11 2 8 0 7
 Construction and extraction occupations 518 103 351 156 407 103 255 81 353 47 143 35 265
  Construction 493 102 344 152 395 96 250 76 337 44 138 34 251
    Supervisors 23 15 42 8 34 1 18 7 65 2 12 13 45
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 2 1 3 2 13 3 1 2 8 2 4 0 5
    Carpenters 133 16 69 34 87 12 45 16 38 6 28 2 23
    Electricians 40 13 32 29 47 2 27 7 49 11 19 11 33
    Painters and paperhangers 30 6 8 3 30 8 5 5 10 0 9 0 13
    Sheet metal workers 13 2 7 3 9 1 22 6 15 2 4 0 5
    Structural iron and steel workers 3 0 5 0 8 5 4 5 5 4 2 0 4
    All other constrution trades 248 48 178 73 167 64 128 28 148 18 61 8 123
  Extraction workers 26 2 7 4 12 7 5 5 17 3 4 1 13
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
325 82 288 111 356 84 235 127 300 58 133 50 179
  Supervisors 7 9 9 6 54 11 21 12 15 7 12 6 19
  Aircraft mechanics and service 2 0 4 11 4 0 6 8 16 2 14 7 9
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
107 13 65 38 97 27 76 49 83 11 33 19 50
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
36 0 37 2 26 2 17 5 22 1 19 4 10
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
13 7 12 3 17 2 12 8 16 4 8 0 17
  All other occupations 159 53 162 51 158 43 103 44 148 33 48 15 73
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
899 297 690 286 721 190 444 233 566 148 278 129 393
 Production occupations 503 191 423 178 342 94 227 125 270 82 155 72 200
  Supervisors 31 7 45 13 46 12 25 27 44 21 21 20 54
  All other occupations 472 184 378 165 297 81 201 99 225 60 134 52 146
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
396 106 267 108 379 96 217 108 296 67 123 57 193
  Supervisors 9 4 5 3 18 10 6 6 4 2 2 2 7
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 0 1 0 0 5 0 3 0 4 6 4 0 0
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 5
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 207 57 133 48 223 68 134 61 197 43 62 41 125
  Rail and subway workers 1 0 6 0 6 0 0 1 11 0 2 4 10
  Ship captains and engineers 1 3 0 2 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1
  All other transportation occupations 178 40 119 56 119 18 74 39 77 13 53 9 46
Armed Forces 54 17 38 24 62 16 23 17 46 13 26 3 29

 

  $62,500 to $64,999 $65,000 to $67,499 $67,500 to $69,999 $70,000 to $72,499 $72,500 to $74,999 $75,000 to $77,499 $77,500 to $79,999 $80,000 to $82,499 $82,500 to $84,999 $85,000 to $87,499 $87,500 to $89,999 $90,000 to $92,499 $92,500 to $94,999
Both Sexes
Total Work Experience
15 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 659 1,969 744 2,416 417 1,824 566 1,851 430 1,011 296 1,223 220
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
402 1,240 427 1,455 278 1,210 369 1,148 260 704 198 864 172
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
132 539 170 547 107 569 146 511 132 361 88 411 74
  Management occupations 84 387 137 357 69 418 97 370 92 285 65 310 65
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
8 51 13 54 7 79 5 64 8 42 13 56 11
    Legislators 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
    All other Managers 76 335 123 303 62 338 92 306 84 243 51 253 54
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
48 153 33 190 38 151 49 141 40 76 23 101 8
    Business Operations Specialists 10 77 15 92 26 86 25 82 19 45 14 47 7
    Financial Specialists 38 76 18 98 12 65 25 59 21 32 9 55 1
 Professional and related occupations 270 700 257 908 171 641 223 636 128 343 110 453 98
  Computer and mathematical occupations 45 89 50 137 25 111 34 104 34 60 18 92 17
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
45 87 49 123 23 105 32 102 34 56 18 85 17
    Actuaries 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
0 2 0 13 0 5 3 2 0 5 0 8 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 23 87 40 138 21 123 23 114 18 94 19 90 20
    Architects, except naval 0 5 0 4 0 16 0 8 2 1 1 6 0
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
0 0 0 2 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
    Engineers 19 61 35 86 15 92 16 93 6 74 13 76 20
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
4 21 5 47 3 14 7 10 10 20 4 8 0
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
22 31 12 47 6 53 8 24 7 18 2 14 12
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
    Economists 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 6 2 4 5 1 10 1 0 0 1 0 3 0
    All other scientists 12 25 8 36 5 36 7 22 6 16 2 9 11
    Science technicians 4 0 0 6 0 7 0 0 1 2 0 2 0
  Community and social services occupations 8 38 17 45 14 13 19 11 8 7 9 14 4
  Legal occupations 4 47 0 45 17 31 14 47 1 29 8 20 5
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 4 37 0 26 7 28 10 39 1 29 8 20 5
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
0 11 0 19 10 3 5 7 0 0 0 0 0
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
70 167 50 199 47 124 66 101 27 48 17 92 18
    Postsecondary teachers 12 31 6 33 11 45 19 19 1 12 4 31 3
    All other teachers 48 133 38 153 36 79 48 76 23 36 9 58 15
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
10 4 6 13 0 0 0 6 3 0 4 3 0
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
30 54 11 57 5 39 5 53 6 19 9 16 5
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
68 187 77 239 36 147 53 182 26 67 29 116 17
    Doctors 3 11 0 25 1 30 0 16 0 4 3 19 3
    Nurses 37 124 51 130 15 80 31 94 16 24 18 72 10
    All other health and technical occupations 27 52 26 84 20 36 22 72 10 40 8 24 5
Service occupations 31 96 43 133 9 71 32 118 28 64 24 52 4
 Healthcare support occupations 4 2 1 3 0 9 0 3 1 0 6 0 0
 Protective service occupations 9 63 33 95 5 37 22 86 16 53 16 45 4
  Supervisors 0 2 9 5 0 2 7 16 4 13 5 11 4
  Fire fighters and Police 7 34 21 75 5 22 13 58 6 38 7 31 0
  All other protective service occupations 2 27 3 15 0 13 2 13 6 3 4 3 0
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
0 3 5 4 2 2 5 13 0 2 0 3 0
  Supervisors 0 0 3 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 3 0
  Chefs and Cooks 0 3 2 3 2 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0
  All other food preparation occupations 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 2 0 0 0
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
15 16 5 13 2 13 5 13 8 6 1 2 0
  Supervisors 11 8 0 10 2 6 5 12 0 3 0 0 0
  All other maintenance occupations 4 9 5 3 0 7 0 1 8 3 1 1 0
 Personal care and service occupations 3 12 0 18 1 9 0 4 3 3 2 2 0
  Supervisors 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
3 12 0 14 1 9 0 2 3 1 2 2 0
Sales and office occupations 88 308 113 337 42 247 59 276 59 113 33 131 19
 Sales and related occupations 39 161 48 187 15 162 43 226 24 73 23 94 8
  Supervisors 19 74 23 72 12 64 18 84 9 33 7 38 5
  Cashiers 2 2 0 2 0 0 3 12 0 0 5 0 0
  Insurance sales agents 4 20 0 11 0 19 1 18 0 4 0 7 0
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 0 5 3 8 0 4 0 27 0 1 0 5 0
  All other sales and related occupations 14 60 21 94 4 75 20 85 16 35 11 43 2
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
49 147 65 150 27 85 17 49 34 39 10 37 11
  Supervisors 7 16 17 42 2 22 3 9 16 11 7 12 6
  Postal workers 3 28 11 9 0 4 0 0 0 2 2 0 2
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
39 103 38 99 25 59 14 40 18 26 1 25 3
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
73 174 108 253 42 166 62 193 43 79 24 104 15
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 0 4 3 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 2 0
  Supervisors 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
0 2 3 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 2 0
 Construction and extraction occupations 30 85 60 138 25 94 40 124 28 63 11 56 7
  Construction 28 73 45 133 21 92 36 114 28 57 9 53 7
    Supervisors 3 11 13 35 3 27 14 24 5 11 2 17 3
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
    Carpenters 4 8 2 17 0 6 5 19 0 7 0 6 0
    Electricians 6 12 1 25 6 24 8 21 5 13 0 6 0
    Painters and paperhangers 0 0 2 5 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Sheet metal workers 1 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 0
    Structural iron and steel workers 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 3 2 2 0 0 0
    All other constrution trades 14 35 27 46 10 35 6 44 13 24 8 24 4
  Extraction workers 2 12 15 5 4 2 4 10 0 6 2 2 0
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
44 85 44 114 17 71 22 66 15 16 13 46 7
  Supervisors 1 2 3 19 4 6 0 5 0 0 0 9 2
  Aircraft mechanics and service 0 6 1 6 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 1 0
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
14 13 9 18 4 11 5 14 0 4 1 3 0
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
2 8 7 8 3 11 3 1 3 0 0 5 0
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
4 11 3 16 1 5 5 7 3 2 2 11 0
  All other occupations 24 45 22 47 5 39 7 34 8 10 10 17 5
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
62 140 50 222 41 119 30 101 36 43 16 69 10
 Production occupations 35 73 19 131 25 71 24 60 12 21 15 31 5
  Supervisors 9 11 6 28 2 15 3 15 1 9 3 6 4
  All other occupations 26 62 13 103 22 56 22 45 11 12 11 25 1
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
27 67 31 91 16 48 6 42 23 22 1 37 5
  Supervisors 2 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 4 0
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 3 7 0 2 0 0 0 4 3 0 0 5 0
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 1 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 9 35 24 56 8 21 3 25 16 13 0 18 0
  Rail and subway workers 0 2 4 3 0 10 0 6 2 0 1 5 3
  Ship captains and engineers 0 2 2 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  All other transportation occupations 12 16 0 25 7 12 2 2 0 9 0 6 2
Armed Forces 2 12 3 16 6 12 14 15 4 8 0 4 0

 

    Median earnings Mean earnings Gini ratio
$95,000 to $97,499 $97,500 to $99,999 $100,000 and over Value (Dol.) Standard error (Dol.) Value (Dol.) Standard error (Dol.) Ratio Standard error
Both Sexes
Total Work Experience
15 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
  Total 584 241 10,279 31,764 73 43,522 181 0.484 0.0028
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
406 188 7,897 50,935 111 65,045 380 0.435 0.0045
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
219 90 4,398 56,306 322 73,873 650 0.425 0.0069
  Management occupations 171 67 3,524 60,075 651 77,624 816 0.435 0.0082
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
42 4 1,118 91,725 2,093 124,606 3,089 0.467 0.0194
    Legislators 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other Managers 128 63 2,406 55,462 389 68,029 712 0.403 0.0084
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
48 24 874 51,276 291 64,454 991 0.389 0.0127
    Business Operations Specialists 19 8 397 49,994 1,065 62,661 1,491 0.399 0.0184
    Financial Specialists 29 16 477 52,153 343 66,351 1,292 0.376 0.0175
 Professional and related occupations 187 98 3,499 47,196 224 58,736 453 0.436 0.0060
  Computer and mathematical occupations 33 30 652 68,549 1,374 74,105 993 0.311 0.0149
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
25 29 613 67,795 1,197 73,725 1,027 0.314 0.0154
    Actuaries 0 0 3 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
8 1 35 72,380 3,463 80,386 3,781 0.269 0.0643
  Architecture and engineering occupations 36 21 608 71,056 508 76,453 1,114 0.310 0.0158
    Architects, except naval 0 0 38 55,029 5,555 60,514 3,550 0.389 0.0554
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Engineers 35 21 520 77,719 1,664 85,849 1,428 0.285 0.0195
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
0 0 49 52,438 2,190 54,406 1,434 0.303 0.0313
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
4 10 205 55,369 1,901 62,123 1,594 0.374 0.0239
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 0 3 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Economists 0 0 10 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Psychologists and Sociologists 0 0 44 57,262 5,394 64,082 4,352 0.390 0.0595
    All other scientists 2 10 129 60,135 2,011 65,943 2,009 0.335 0.0294
    Science technicians 2 0 18 37,277 1,920 42,370 2,653 0.424 0.0562
  Community and social services occupations 4 2 51 36,993 548 39,421 619 0.323 0.0193
  Legal occupations 15 2 536 70,400 2,436 111,149 4,076 0.517 0.0252
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 13 2 522 100,886 715 148,084 5,777 0.475 0.0294
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
2 0 15 38,497 1,676 41,034 1,220 0.302 0.0352
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
30 11 257 36,939 331 40,389 545 0.408 0.0100
    Postsecondary teachers 6 7 181 46,366 1,238 59,946 2,526 0.467 0.0292
    All other teachers 19 3 68 40,593 283 39,882 503 0.352 0.0101
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
6 0 8 18,259 646 23,292 706 0.433 0.0241
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
17 1 191 31,528 544 40,171 1,078 0.498 0.0177
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
48 22 1,000 51,428 252 69,040 1,111 0.436 0.0131
    Doctors 12 3 593 126,360 4,794 166,669 5,178 0.532 0.0282
    Nurses 14 14 177 51,315 328 53,764 807 0.284 0.0140
    All other health and technical occupations 22 6 230 42,161 665 51,223 1,184 0.376 0.0185
Service occupations 19 7 308 16,074 124 21,259 174 0.474 0.0065
 Healthcare support occupations 1 0 4 20,801 319 21,976 372 0.347 0.0170
 Protective service occupations 15 7 226 42,407 1,676 48,169 846 0.391 0.0152
  Supervisors 4 4 28 54,254 4,191 60,001 2,159 0.276 0.0438
  Fire fighters and Police 8 3 153 61,469 591 66,063 1,046 0.233 0.0237
  All other protective service occupations 3 0 45 25,962 724 32,218 1,198 0.476 0.0280
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
0 0 24 11,728 134 14,687 189 0.439 0.0182
  Supervisors 0 0 9 22,579 1,111 28,992 1,436 0.394 0.0468
  Chefs and Cooks 0 0 11 14,923 388 17,291 393 0.397 0.0219
  All other food preparation occupations 0 0 4 10,194 167 12,402 180 0.438 0.0125
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
2 0 30 16,378 199 19,724 302 0.431 0.0176
  Supervisors 1 0 20 35,877 850 39,792 1,366 0.323 0.0379
  All other maintenance occupations 2 0 10 15,422 200 17,449 274 0.416 0.0174
 Personal care and service occupations 0 0 23 13,394 457 17,251 281 0.461 0.0134
  Supervisors 0 0 10 30,400 2,191 31,269 1,579 0.339 0.0532
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
0 0 13 12,468 312 16,421 276 0.461 0.0138
Sales and office occupations 47 29 1,361 26,573 134 34,411 329 0.471 0.0060
 Sales and related occupations 34 20 1,117 25,208 280 39,219 631 0.543 0.0092
  Supervisors 12 11 346 37,170 406 52,432 1,703 0.463 0.0201
  Cashiers 0 0 13 9,929 242 13,002 327 0.483 0.0197
  Insurance sales agents 0 0 99 46,976 2,573 62,096 2,897 0.452 0.0409
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 5 1 112 34,373 2,101 48,091 2,729 0.501 0.0344
  All other sales and related occupations 18 7 548 26,021 441 40,356 805 0.537 0.0127
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
13 9 244 27,306 150 30,230 272 0.378 0.0064
  Supervisors 4 7 75 41,723 492 47,015 868 0.296 0.0228
  Postal workers 0 0 8 52,366 612 49,488 986 0.177 0.0341
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
10 2 161 26,013 151 28,132 287 0.380 0.0069
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
31 10 351 31,065 181 35,787 343 0.394 0.0071
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 0 0 10 14,677 769 20,379 1,695 0.512 0.0553
  Supervisors 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
0 0 10 14,125 917 20,024 1,764 0.515 0.0583
 Construction and extraction occupations 12 10 200 29,579 601 34,644 387 0.401 0.0091
  Construction 11 10 190 28,515 713 34,153 393 0.403 0.0093
    Supervisors 3 8 50 51,457 550 56,626 1,962 0.316 0.0311
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 0 0 21,822 1,002 26,811 1,814 0.391 0.0609
    Carpenters 0 2 19 25,508 561 30,016 900 0.392 0.0237
    Electricians 0 0 25 41,048 776 44,288 1,134 0.323 0.0288
    Painters and paperhangers 0 0 17 19,058 1,146 26,132 1,610 0.456 0.0465
    Sheet metal workers 3 0 6 40,741 3,391 39,701 2,052 0.323 0.0585
    Structural iron and steel workers 3 0 2 36,717 5,394 38,038 2,787 0.321 0.0756
    All other constrution trades 2 1 69 26,282 358 31,034 465 0.399 0.0135
  Extraction workers 2 0 10 50,382 2,179 51,056 1,969 0.264 0.0498
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
18 0 141 39,089 850 41,512 621 0.332 0.0119
  Supervisors 3 0 33 47,205 1,513 53,585 1,694 0.271 0.0426
  Aircraft mechanics and service 6 0 2 51,787 2,116 52,158 2,124 0.181 0.0661
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
1 0 24 36,482 767 38,102 1,206 0.318 0.0227
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
2 0 6 36,969 1,908 40,397 1,337 0.286 0.0407
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
0 0 26 51,412 2,081 56,061 2,330 0.299 0.0496
  All other occupations 6 0 50 36,352 410 39,570 954 0.353 0.0186
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
72 4 294 27,023 191 32,821 373 0.412 0.0078
 Production occupations 57 2 133 29,955 339 35,158 623 0.389 0.0120
  Supervisors 19 0 26 49,147 1,241 51,661 1,295 0.271 0.0301
  All other occupations 38 2 107 28,029 441 33,497 668 0.395 0.0132
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
16 2 161 24,791 430 30,523 414 0.433 0.0100
  Supervisors 1 0 6 34,050 3,645 38,938 2,043 0.330 0.0602
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 4 0 42 90,369 7,337 108,356 7,830 0.352 0.0798
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 6 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 6 0 66 28,997 886 33,189 473 0.372 0.0144
  Rail and subway workers 0 0 6 61,300 2,942 61,002 2,756 0.242 0.0699
  Ship captains and engineers 0 1 14 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other transportation occupations 5 1 21 18,726 490 23,089 598 0.456 0.0157
Armed Forces 9 2 67 43,134 1,588 50,541 1,343 0.324 0.0307

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: January 14, 2013