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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 alone (1)
  Total 125,428 6,558 4,950 5,227 3,850 6,592 3,186 5,812 3,606 6,528 3,005 5,663 2,739
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
46,422 1,338 899 897 633 1,210 570 1,099 685 1,242 623 1,354 657
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
19,356 406 241 278 165 412 179 371 197 495 219 532 227
  Management occupations 13,854 308 193 214 126 293 125 274 142 353 161 378 147
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
2,371 35 28 16 10 23 15 19 20 19 12 27 21
    Legislators 14 2 4 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 0
    All other Managers 11,469 270 161 197 116 270 108 255 122 334 150 349 126
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
5,502 98 48 64 39 119 54 97 55 142 58 154 80
    Business Operations Specialists 2,828 58 27 37 20 68 31 66 28 80 36 69 51
    Financial Specialists 2,675 40 21 26 19 51 23 31 27 62 22 85 29
 Professional and related occupations 27,066 932 658 619 468 798 392 727 488 747 404 821 430
  Computer and mathematical occupations 2,725 30 36 34 14 20 16 24 19 29 11 40 21
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
2,586 30 36 34 12 20 16 23 18 29 11 40 19
    Actuaries 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
131 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3
  Architecture and engineering occupations 2,497 39 33 14 20 18 12 31 13 40 4 36 17
    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 1,718 16 17 6 6 4 5 22 7 7 0 20 10
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
577 22 10 4 3 8 8 2 5 22 2 11 4
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
1,137 32 21 23 13 40 10 23 14 19 9 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 165 5 2 2 2 8 9 8 0 0 0 8 0
    All other scientists 735 19 5 16 6 13 0 13 9 10 7 12 8
    Science technicians 208 6 15 5 6 19 1 2 5 8 2 3 1
  Community and social services occupations 1,993 53 35 50 53 70 21 68 33 70 56 98 78
  Legal occupations 1,500 22 14 17 9 17 13 26 21 20 15 35 22
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 981 11 5 6 0 6 2 22 4 8 1 13 1
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
519 11 8 11 9 11 11 4 16 12 15 23 20
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
8,080 337 328 303 225 414 220 331 232 290 147 268 120
    Postsecondary teachers 1,229 16 35 25 26 58 44 56 36 56 22 29 13
    All other teachers 5,614 238 205 205 145 247 110 155 120 150 66 165 77
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
1,237 83 89 74 54 109 66 120 76 84 59 73 30
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
2,631 331 131 96 65 114 27 101 41 120 50 102 54
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
6,502 88 60 82 69 104 72 122 115 160 111 219 110
    Doctors 939 11 4 3 2 3 0 0 7 7 3 9 3
    Nurses 2,863 29 17 47 29 42 30 44 35 64 43 81 32
    All other health and technical occupations 2,701 49 39 32 38 59 42 78 72 89 66 128 75
Service occupations 21,262 2,154 1,718 1,718 1,198 2,072 1,055 1,627 989 1,564 622 1,004 462
 Healthcare support occupations 2,456 120 111 151 96 211 130 213 125 215 121 185 108
 Protective service occupations 2,561 103 114 58 41 83 34 50 68 93 42 88 67
  Supervisors 257 2 6 5 0 2 0 4 12 0 5 7 1
  Fire fighters and Police 1,009 2 5 4 3 5 0 0 5 8 1 12 15
  All other protective service occupations 1,296 99 103 50 38 75 34 45 51 86 35 69 50
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
6,984 828 751 763 550 866 416 609 353 451 183 299 135
  Supervisors 395 7 15 15 4 34 39 27 20 34 20 27 10
  Chefs and Cooks 1,937 150 128 190 104 261 139 191 139 153 45 104 46
  All other food preparation occupations 4,653 671 608 557 442 571 238 390 194 264 118 169 79
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
5,008 510 334 392 253 479 276 486 238 423 158 237 119
  Supervisors 515 4 11 13 13 12 8 28 14 20 13 25 14
  All other maintenance occupations 4,493 506 323 380 239 467 268 457 224 403 145 212 105
 Personal care and service occupations 4,253 594 407 354 259 434 199 270 205 381 118 194 33
  Supervisors 237 7 5 9 3 18 6 24 10 15 6 13 1
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
4,016 587 403 345 256 416 193 246 195 367 113 182 32
Sales and office occupations 29,689 1,842 1,474 1,520 1,121 1,713 796 1,526 983 1,736 962 1,783 811
 Sales and related occupations 13,820 1,037 763 895 627 942 358 678 455 718 367 621 228
  Supervisors 3,872 95 58 91 72 120 48 121 126 239 153 226 74
  Cashiers 2,843 423 362 377 267 413 131 220 107 146 47 94 21
  Insurance sales agents 489 9 5 10 10 22 11 12 5 22 10 21 9
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 738 41 22 49 25 31 14 24 12 47 8 39 21
  All other sales and related occupations 5,879 469 316 368 253 356 154 301 206 265 149 240 102
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
15,869 805 711 625 494 771 438 848 528 1,018 595 1,162 583
  Supervisors 1,311 9 15 13 18 29 11 18 8 39 22 55 56
  Postal workers 408 7 2 1 2 5 2 10 6 7 2 16 8
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
14,149 790 694 612 474 738 425 820 514 972 571 1,091 520
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
13,170 533 366 509 377 789 351 672 403 873 352 640 333
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1,111 124 95 95 57 135 54 84 66 95 41 37 24
  Supervisors 47 1 4 1 1 1 5 1 3 0 1 5 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
1,064 123 91 94 56 133 50 83 63 95 40 31 24
 Construction and extraction occupations 7,542 321 179 303 262 483 239 422 220 545 207 438 177
  Construction 7,322 321 173 303 261 476 238 415 219 537 207 437 168
    Supervisors 647 8 4 11 12 11 2 6 4 28 8 39 8
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 151 5 10 11 4 8 9 13 0 20 8 8 2
    Carpenters 1,411 65 28 69 48 95 48 101 39 131 59 95 36
    Electricians 669 17 5 16 4 32 12 27 12 31 7 28 13
    Painters and paperhangers 513 31 8 22 37 77 23 40 26 65 10 20 6
    Sheet metal workers 164 2 3 11 0 2 5 3 8 8 3 10 0
    Structural iron and steel workers 106 11 0 0 3 6 5 0 0 9 1 0 13
    All other constrution trades 3,661 182 115 164 154 247 134 224 129 246 110 238 91
  Extraction workers 220 0 6 0 1 6 1 8 2 8 0 1 9
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
4,517 89 92 111 57 171 58 166 117 233 104 165 132
  Supervisors 314 7 0 2 5 0 0 1 0 14 5 8 2
  Aircraft mechanics and service 126 0 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 3 5 2 3
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
1,254 27 16 30 15 55 31 44 42 70 30 62 45
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
344 7 1 7 3 16 3 14 8 22 11 10 6
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
260 3 2 0 3 7 3 7 3 10 2 3 4
  All other occupations 2,219 45 72 72 32 90 19 100 64 114 51 80 72
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
14,223 685 485 573 511 791 411 878 520 1,097 440 869 462
 Production occupations 7,064 191 202 219 216 334 227 373 244 597 202 455 276
  Supervisors 650 0 5 3 0 8 4 16 2 19 14 33 24
  All other occupations 6,414 191 196 216 216 326 223 357 242 578 188 422 252
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
7,159 495 283 354 295 457 184 504 276 500 238 415 187
  Supervisors 181 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
24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 3,426 116 85 130 140 204 93 214 115 219 109 226 92
  Rail and subway workers 94 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 3,277 373 198 219 153 250 86 280 159 262 106 161 83
Armed Forces 661 6 9 9 10 17 3 10 26 16 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 alone (1)
  Total 6,771 2,077 5,349 2,174 5,921 1,522 3,817 1,730 5,532 1,100 2,673 1,013 3,569
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
2,029 730 1,819 771 2,418 686 1,708 798 2,708 593 1,411 586 1,926
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
784 299 679 307 1,004 264 682 312 1,101 205 597 203 788
  Management occupations 514 154 460 190 632 162 441 212 747 143 400 137 516
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
45 18 49 19 63 17 57 25 147 14 16 16 76
    Legislators 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    All other Managers 469 135 411 172 569 145 384 186 599 129 384 122 440
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
270 146 219 117 372 102 240 100 355 62 197 65 272
    Business Operations Specialists 122 97 117 86 196 52 130 46 142 38 103 22 146
    Financial Specialists 148 49 102 30 176 50 111 54 212 24 95 43 126
 Professional and related occupations 1,245 431 1,139 464 1,414 422 1,027 486 1,607 388 814 383 1,138
  Computer and mathematical occupations 64 21 82 40 136 25 74 54 125 49 108 24 111
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
61 21 78 40 134 20 71 49 122 47 96 19 109
    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 5 3 5 2 1 12 3 2
  Architecture and engineering occupations 57 14 70 19 98 26 70 22 115 15 66 39 158
    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 27 106
    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 9 29 22 40 11 91 10 53 12 40
    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 1 0 7 2 7 0 7 1 4
    All other scientists 28 11 20 3 22 16 27 9 60 7 40 8 35
    Science technicians 16 3 12 7 7 7 6 0 20 3 7 3 1
  Community and social services occupations 144 66 114 69 143 47 92 52 118 22 86 17 76
  Legal occupations 50 21 61 12 86 9 51 23 61 8 18 24 38
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 11 0 20 2 33 2 20 5 32 2 14 5 19
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
39 21 41 10 53 7 31 18 29 6 4 19 19
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
387 131 379 179 437 162 373 164 519 166 216 137 303
    Postsecondary teachers 37 15 36 27 56 5 40 20 40 27 20 9 64
    All other teachers 298 97 300 135 364 153 307 140 449 126 190 114 226
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
52 19 44 17 17 4 26 3 30 12 6 14 13
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
133 45 101 33 159 32 59 38 132 16 31 13 94
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
359 115 293 104 326 99 267 121 446 102 236 118 318
    Doctors 8 4 4 5 15 12 7 13 45 10 15 12 23
    Nurses 152 56 132 57 164 45 149 63 229 61 117 62 192
    All other health and technical occupations 198 56 157 41 147 43 111 46 172 31 103 45 104
Service occupations 1,065 275 585 268 520 66 335 138 359 49 149 49 189
 Healthcare support occupations 224 54 113 36 75 8 54 15 24 6 13 3 12
 Protective service occupations 115 55 96 62 108 20 108 61 135 26 85 18 106
  Supervisors 10 4 12 5 2 0 20 4 28 1 6 2 8
  Fire fighters and Police 27 19 21 28 60 9 41 40 77 17 46 11 76
  All other protective service occupations 78 32 63 29 45 11 47 18 29 7 33 5 23
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
241 47 133 47 79 7 51 15 59 2 23 9 4
  Supervisors 14 4 26 3 15 2 14 10 15 1 9 7 0
  Chefs and Cooks 105 16 50 28 20 5 9 3 13 0 5 0 2
  All other food preparation occupations 122 27 58 16 44 0 28 2 30 0 9 2 2
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
268 79 146 80 144 19 52 30 86 13 10 12 36
  Supervisors 63 6 38 21 33 10 24 12 25 3 4 9 17
  All other maintenance occupations 205 73 109 59 111 9 27 18 61 9 7 3 19
 Personal care and service occupations 217 40 97 43 115 13 70 17 55 4 17 7 31
  Supervisors 27 2 18 11 16 6 9 0 4 0 1 3 10
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
190 38 79 32 98 7 61 17 51 4 17 4 22
Sales and office occupations 1,870 575 1,564 549 1,415 379 813 337 1,209 192 530 164 596
 Sales and related occupations 551 167 600 155 503 111 348 162 628 58 222 59 310
  Supervisors 241 65 237 79 231 53 117 70 280 38 88 12 117
  Cashiers 38 19 46 1 32 6 17 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 18
  All other sales and related occupations 217 64 255 58 198 47 174 78 253 20 98 38 155
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
1,319 409 964 394 913 267 465 175 580 134 307 105 286
  Supervisors 103 54 95 36 103 33 82 20 94 16 67 17 43
  Postal workers 12 1 10 0 23 6 17 12 63 29 32 27 44
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
1,205 353 859 358 786 228 366 143 423 88 208 60 199
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
877 187 664 279 789 187 501 208 652 107 280 85 443
 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 505 100 348 153 404 103 251 79 346 47 139 35 260
  Construction 480 99 341 149 393 96 246 74 329 44 135 34 246
    Supervisors 23 15 41 8 32 1 18 7 64 2 12 13 45
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 2 1 3 2 13 3 1 2 8 2 4 0 5
    Carpenters 129 16 69 32 87 12 44 16 38 6 28 2 22
    Electricians 40 12 32 29 47 2 27 7 46 11 19 11 31
    Painters and paperhangers 30 5 7 3 30 8 5 5 10 0 8 0 13
    Sheet metal workers 13 2 7 3 9 1 20 6 15 2 4 0 5
    Structural iron and steel workers 3 0 5 0 8 5 4 5 5 4 0 0 4
    All other constrution trades 240 47 177 71 167 64 126 26 144 18 60 8 121
  Extraction workers 26 2 7 4 12 7 5 5 17 3 3 1 13
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
325 80 286 110 354 84 229 127 296 58 133 50 174
  Supervisors 7 7 9 6 53 11 21 12 15 7 12 6 17
  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 96 27 75 49 83 11 33 19 50
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
36 0 35 2 26 2 17 5 20 1 19 4 10
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
13 7 12 3 17 2 12 8 16 3 8 0 17
  All other occupations 159 53 162 51 158 43 98 44 146 33 48 15 69
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
884 294 680 283 717 189 436 231 559 147 278 126 384
 Production occupations 492 188 415 175 340 94 224 125 267 82 155 70 198
  Supervisors 31 7 45 13 46 12 25 27 44 21 21 20 52
  All other occupations 461 181 370 162 295 81 199 98 222 60 134 51 146
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
392 106 265 108 376 96 212 106 292 65 123 56 186
  Supervisors 9 4 5 3 18 10 6 6 4 2 2 1 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 56 132 47 223 68 131 60 194 42 62 41 122
  Rail and subway workers 1 0 6 0 6 0 0 1 11 0 2 4 9
  Ship captains and engineers 1 3 0 2 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1
  All other transportation occupations 174 40 119 56 117 18 72 39 76 13 53 9 43
Armed Forces 46 16 36 24 62 14 23 17 45 13 24 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 alone (1)
  Total 649 1,952 734 2,381 413 1,806 565 1,834 422 999 292 1,211 217
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
397 1,229 420 1,431 275 1,196 369 1,138 255 695 196 857 168
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
129 535 164 539 104 567 146 508 129 357 88 407 70
  Management occupations 81 383 135 352 68 416 97 367 92 281 65 307 62
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
7 51 13 54 7 78 5 64 8 42 13 55 11
    Legislators 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
    All other Managers 74 331 122 299 61 338 92 303 84 240 51 252 51
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
48 152 29 187 36 151 49 141 36 76 23 100 8
    Business Operations Specialists 10 77 14 92 24 86 25 82 19 44 14 45 7
    Financial Specialists 38 75 16 94 12 65 25 59 18 32 9 55 1
 Professional and related occupations 268 694 256 892 171 629 223 629 126 337 109 450 98
  Computer and mathematical occupations 45 89 50 135 25 109 34 103 33 60 18 91 17
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
45 87 49 121 23 103 32 101 33 56 18 83 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 85 40 138 21 122 23 114 18 90 19 88 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 59 35 86 15 92 16 93 6 70 13 75 20
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
4 21 5 47 3 14 7 10 10 19 4 8 0
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
22 31 12 47 6 51 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 7 36 5 35 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 44 14 13 19 11 8 7 9 14 4
  Legal occupations 4 47 0 41 17 31 14 44 1 28 8 20 5
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 4 37 0 22 7 28 10 39 1 28 8 20 5
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
0 10 0 19 10 3 5 5 0 0 0 0 0
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
69 166 50 193 47 122 66 100 27 48 17 92 18
    Postsecondary teachers 12 31 6 33 11 43 19 19 1 12 4 31 3
    All other teachers 47 131 38 148 36 79 48 75 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 38 5 53 6 19 9 16 5
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
67 185 76 236 36 144 53 180 26 67 28 116 17
    Doctors 3 11 0 25 1 30 0 16 0 4 3 19 3
    Nurses 36 122 50 129 15 77 31 92 16 24 17 72 10
    All other health and technical occupations 27 52 26 81 20 36 22 72 10 40 8 24 5
Service occupations 31 96 43 129 9 68 32 118 28 64 24 51 4
 Healthcare support occupations 4 2 0 3 0 9 0 3 1 0 6 0 0
 Protective service occupations 9 63 33 91 5 35 22 86 16 53 16 44 4
  Supervisors 0 2 9 5 0 2 7 16 4 12 5 10 4
  Fire fighters and Police 7 34 21 73 5 20 13 58 6 38 7 31 0
  All other protective service occupations 2 27 3 14 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 87 305 112 336 41 247 59 270 59 111 31 128 19
 Sales and related occupations 38 161 47 187 14 162 43 223 24 73 21 92 8
  Supervisors 19 74 23 72 10 64 18 82 9 33 7 38 5
  Cashiers 2 2 0 2 0 0 3 12 0 0 3 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 13 60 21 94 4 75 20 83 16 35 11 41 2
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
49 144 65 149 27 85 17 47 34 37 10 36 11
  Supervisors 7 16 17 42 2 22 3 9 16 11 7 12 6
  Postal workers 3 27 11 9 0 4 0 0 0 2 2 0 2
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
39 101 38 97 25 59 14 38 18 24 1 24 3
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
70 174 106 251 42 165 62 193 42 79 24 103 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 28 85 59 138 25 94 40 124 27 62 11 55 7
  Construction 27 73 45 133 21 92 36 114 27 56 9 53 7
    Supervisors 3 11 13 35 3 27 14 24 4 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 13 35 27 46 10 34 6 44 13 24 8 24 4
  Extraction workers 2 12 14 5 4 2 4 10 0 6 2 2 0
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
41 85 43 113 17 70 22 66 15 16 13 46 7
  Supervisors 0 2 3 19 4 6 0 5 0 0 0 9 2
  Aircraft mechanics and service 0 6 0 6 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 1 0
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
14 13 9 17 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 22 45 22 47 5 37 7 34 8 10 10 17 5
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
62 135 50 218 41 118 28 100 35 43 16 69 10
 Production occupations 35 70 19 129 25 70 23 58 12 21 15 31 5
  Supervisors 9 11 6 28 2 15 3 15 1 9 3 6 4
  All other occupations 26 59 13 101 22 55 20 43 11 12 11 25 1
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
27 66 31 89 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 54 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 14 0 25 7 12 2 2 0 9 0 6 2
Armed Forces 2 12 3 16 6 12 14 15 3 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 alone (1)
  Total 573 240 10,178 31,845 73 43,644 182 0.483 0.0029
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
395 188 7,824 50,965 111 65,158 384 0.435 0.0046
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
212 90 4,364 56,336 325 73,995 655 0.426 0.0070
  Management occupations 165 67 3,495 60,100 620 77,733 822 0.435 0.0082
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
42 4 1,111 91,714 2,137 124,496 3,098 0.467 0.0195
    Legislators 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other Managers 122 63 2,384 55,501 389 68,136 718 0.403 0.0084
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
47 24 869 51,256 292 64,583 1,001 0.389 0.0128
    Business Operations Specialists 19 8 392 49,749 1,147 62,666 1,505 0.400 0.0186
    Financial Specialists 28 16 477 52,154 340 66,611 1,306 0.376 0.0176
 Professional and related occupations 183 98 3,460 47,272 224 58,837 457 0.436 0.0060
  Computer and mathematical occupations 33 30 646 68,545 1,372 74,188 1,000 0.310 0.0149
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
25 29 608 67,736 1,178 73,785 1,034 0.315 0.0155
    Actuaries 0 0 3 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
8 1 35 75,218 3,864 80,976 3,818 0.268 0.0647
  Architecture and engineering occupations 34 21 597 70,985 505 76,430 1,123 0.311 0.0160
    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 34 21 509 77,394 1,663 85,765 1,444 0.285 0.0196
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
0 0 49 53,055 2,225 54,724 1,436 0.298 0.0315
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
4 10 204 55,417 1,907 62,147 1,602 0.375 0.0240
    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 57,443 5,142 64,226 4,375 0.391 0.0596
    All other scientists 2 10 128 60,094 2,032 65,899 2,019 0.333 0.0293
    Science technicians 2 0 18 37,115 2,129 42,479 2,680 0.422 0.0567
  Community and social services occupations 4 2 51 37,214 634 39,622 625 0.321 0.0198
  Legal occupations 14 2 529 70,340 2,497 111,506 4,138 0.520 0.0254
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 13 2 515 100,965 708 148,777 5,870 0.474 0.0298
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
2 0 15 38,922 1,672 40,983 1,232 0.306 0.0353
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
29 11 257 37,015 331 40,482 551 0.407 0.0101
    Postsecondary teachers 6 7 181 46,468 1,326 60,205 2,553 0.466 0.0293
    All other teachers 19 3 68 40,646 287 39,961 507 0.351 0.0102
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
4 0 8 18,266 645 23,242 709 0.437 0.0246
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
17 1 188 31,565 540 40,291 1,091 0.497 0.0178
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
48 22 987 51,435 253 69,118 1,121 0.435 0.0132
    Doctors 12 3 584 126,344 4,785 167,098 5,237 0.536 0.0283
    Nurses 14 14 174 51,323 326 53,736 809 0.283 0.0141
    All other health and technical occupations 22 6 230 42,222 760 51,366 1,194 0.376 0.0186
Service occupations 19 6 306 16,100 125 21,329 177 0.475 0.0065
 Healthcare support occupations 1 0 4 20,838 322 22,013 376 0.345 0.0173
 Protective service occupations 15 6 226 42,950 1,679 48,531 860 0.391 0.0154
  Supervisors 4 3 28 52,768 3,975 59,806 2,165 0.291 0.0435
  Fire fighters and Police 8 3 153 61,548 587 66,251 1,057 0.232 0.0238
  All other protective service occupations 3 0 45 26,118 729 32,507 1,233 0.477 0.0285
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
0 0 24 11,734 135 14,728 192 0.440 0.0180
  Supervisors 0 0 9 22,693 1,128 29,066 1,450 0.399 0.0469
  Chefs and Cooks 0 0 11 14,935 390 17,335 402 0.398 0.0222
  All other food preparation occupations 0 0 4 10,211 167 12,427 183 0.438 0.0127
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
2 0 30 16,341 204 19,759 307 0.431 0.0181
  Supervisors 1 0 20 35,952 845 40,001 1,373 0.322 0.0380
  All other maintenance occupations 2 0 10 15,344 205 17,439 278 0.416 0.0175
 Personal care and service occupations 0 0 21 13,494 457 17,242 282 0.461 0.0135
  Supervisors 0 0 8 30,314 2,237 30,884 1,548 0.343 0.0528
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
0 0 13 12,535 345 16,436 278 0.461 0.0139
Sales and office occupations 47 29 1,347 26,642 135 34,516 333 0.471 0.0061
 Sales and related occupations 34 20 1,107 25,280 265 39,367 639 0.543 0.0093
  Supervisors 12 11 342 37,169 401 52,499 1,720 0.464 0.0203
  Cashiers 0 0 13 9,924 243 12,999 331 0.482 0.0199
  Insurance sales agents 0 0 96 46,743 2,827 61,583 2,895 0.450 0.0413
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 5 1 111 34,392 2,098 48,120 2,738 0.502 0.0350
  All other sales and related occupations 18 7 545 26,085 446 40,523 814 0.537 0.0128
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
13 9 239 27,370 162 30,290 275 0.377 0.0065
  Supervisors 4 7 75 41,818 491 47,172 873 0.293 0.0230
  Postal workers 0 0 8 52,314 600 49,428 998 0.179 0.0343
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
10 2 157 26,066 152 28,174 290 0.379 0.0070
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
30 10 346 31,101 183 35,780 338 0.392 0.0070
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 0 0 8 14,784 745 19,411 1,433 0.483 0.0534
  Supervisors 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
0 0 8 14,245 887 19,019 1,489 0.488 0.0581
 Construction and extraction occupations 12 10 197 29,642 579 34,737 391 0.401 0.0092
  Construction 11 10 187 28,592 710 34,251 397 0.402 0.0094
    Supervisors 3 8 50 51,488 558 56,668 1,980 0.315 0.0310
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 0 0 21,991 1,117 27,139 1,833 0.382 0.0617
    Carpenters 0 2 19 25,614 550 30,170 913 0.394 0.0240
    Electricians 0 0 25 40,987 771 44,299 1,145 0.322 0.0290
    Painters and paperhangers 0 0 16 19,236 1,081 26,103 1,636 0.452 0.0477
    Sheet metal workers 3 0 6 40,516 2,900 39,630 2,071 0.335 0.0583
    Structural iron and steel workers 3 0 2 36,327 5,556 37,785 2,820 0.339 0.0753
    All other constrution trades 2 1 68 26,313 356 31,118 470 0.399 0.0135
  Extraction workers 2 0 10 50,243 2,318 50,896 1,973 0.267 0.0496
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
18 0 141 39,108 851 41,548 627 0.333 0.0120
  Supervisors 3 0 33 47,304 1,528 53,802 1,723 0.276 0.0429
  Aircraft mechanics and service 5 0 2 51,696 1,805 51,942 2,128 0.196 0.0655
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
1 0 24 36,534 767 38,162 1,213 0.317 0.0227
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
2 0 6 36,947 1,933 40,379 1,349 0.292 0.0407
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
0 0 26 51,603 2,446 56,365 2,348 0.302 0.0497
  All other occupations 6 0 50 36,321 407 39,584 963 0.354 0.0189
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
72 4 289 27,069 192 32,774 364 0.410 0.0076
 Production occupations 57 2 130 29,956 342 35,214 630 0.389 0.0122
  Supervisors 19 0 24 48,962 1,273 51,495 1,298 0.271 0.0302
  All other occupations 38 2 105 28,019 445 33,564 677 0.394 0.0134
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
16 2 159 24,936 405 30,367 369 0.428 0.0100
  Supervisors 1 0 6 34,046 3,621 38,910 2,060 0.324 0.0609
  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 29,186 867 33,256 477 0.372 0.0146
  Rail and subway workers 0 0 6 61,306 3,385 61,013 2,785 0.243 0.0702
  Ship captains and engineers 0 1 14 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other transportation occupations 5 1 19 18,745 503 22,583 420 0.444 0.0148
Armed Forces 9 2 67 44,179 1,861 51,138 1,377 0.320 0.0313

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