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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, not Hispanic
  Total 105,200 5,655 4,130 4,160 3,008 4,894 2,327 4,131 2,681 4,922 2,296 4,413 2,202
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
42,608 1,250 813 812 573 1,083 515 956 584 1,104 531 1,166 572
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
17,772 387 219 249 145 378 160 325 165 441 191 466 191
  Management occupations 12,762 293 178 191 112 266 119 242 123 307 146 333 120
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
2,257 35 27 13 8 23 15 19 17 18 10 24 20
    Legislators 14 2 4 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 0
    All other Managers 10,491 256 147 177 104 242 101 223 106 290 136 307 100
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
5,009 94 41 58 32 112 42 83 41 134 44 134 71
    Business Operations Specialists 2,567 55 25 35 14 65 23 56 25 77 27 61 45
    Financial Specialists 2,442 39 16 24 19 47 19 27 16 57 18 73 26
 Professional and related occupations 24,837 863 594 563 429 705 354 631 420 663 341 700 381
  Computer and mathematical occupations 2,546 30 33 31 13 19 14 20 19 29 11 36 20
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
2,412 30 33 31 11 19 14 19 18 29 11 36 18
    Actuaries 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
126 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3
  Architecture and engineering occupations 2,336 37 33 14 16 17 12 29 11 38 2 30 15
    Architects, except naval 167 1 6 4 9 6 0 6 0 9 0 2 3
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0
    Engineers 1,608 15 16 6 6 4 4 22 7 7 0 13 10
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
538 22 10 4 2 7 8 2 4 20 2 11 3
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
1,071 31 20 22 9 39 10 23 14 17 9 23 7
    Astronomers and Physicists 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Economists 19 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 153 5 0 2 2 8 9 8 0 0 0 8 0
    All other scientists 697 18 5 15 4 12 0 13 9 10 7 11 6
    Science technicians 194 6 15 5 4 19 1 2 5 7 2 3 1
  Community and social services occupations 1,768 44 29 45 48 64 21 61 28 58 45 77 66
  Legal occupations 1,422 22 11 16 9 13 12 25 20 18 15 30 21
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 947 11 4 6 0 5 2 21 4 8 1 10 1
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
476 11 7 10 9 8 11 4 15 11 15 20 20
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
7,316 306 291 272 206 361 195 279 197 258 128 220 103
    Postsecondary teachers 1,160 16 33 23 22 56 44 51 33 51 20 29 11
    All other teachers 5,097 216 182 184 132 215 102 128 103 140 58 134 69
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
1,060 74 77 65 51 89 49 101 60 67 51 58 23
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
2,375 308 122 85 62 101 23 83 31 103 42 83 51
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
6,002 84 56 77 65 92 67 110 99 143 88 201 98
    Doctors 881 11 4 3 2 3 0 0 7 7 3 9 3
    Nurses 2,663 25 17 44 28 40 27 42 32 59 30 75 25
    All other health and technical occupations 2,459 49 35 31 35 49 40 68 60 77 56 116 69
Service occupations 16,069 1,815 1,413 1,331 905 1,414 715 1,053 689 1,113 434 701 341
 Healthcare support occupations 2,014 97 100 132 77 161 107 165 112 178 91 149 94
 Protective service occupations 2,182 91 104 52 36 67 28 38 48 74 37 65 52
  Supervisors 229 2 6 5 0 2 0 2 7 0 5 7 1
  Fire fighters and Police 871 2 5 4 1 1 0 0 5 6 1 9 14
  All other protective service occupations 1,082 87 93 44 34 63 28 36 36 68 30 50 37
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
5,269 710 617 639 443 608 302 403 236 320 125 194 92
  Supervisors 327 6 13 15 3 29 31 20 13 27 18 21 7
  Chefs and Cooks 1,255 131 93 148 79 152 77 100 71 95 29 61 23
  All other food preparation occupations 3,687 573 511 476 361 428 193 283 152 198 78 112 62
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
3,130 404 247 228 148 243 139 223 127 236 79 136 72
  Supervisors 425 4 11 10 8 10 8 24 9 19 8 18 8
  All other maintenance occupations 2,704 400 236 218 140 233 131 199 118 217 70 119 64
 Personal care and service occupations 3,475 513 345 280 202 335 139 223 166 306 103 156 30
  Supervisors 206 7 5 6 3 16 6 22 10 11 6 11 1
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
3,269 506 341 274 199 319 133 201 156 295 98 145 30
Sales and office occupations 25,338 1,593 1,252 1,254 921 1,384 635 1,197 830 1,392 792 1,505 701
 Sales and related occupations 11,896 899 647 730 498 763 282 525 381 590 314 526 198
  Supervisors 3,401 89 54 80 59 111 45 86 108 193 136 199 62
  Cashiers 2,282 363 291 305 214 304 105 167 91 117 39 77 15
  Insurance sales agents 445 7 4 8 7 19 7 9 5 20 6 20 9
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 657 37 22 44 22 28 14 22 10 39 7 28 18
  All other sales and related occupations 5,111 402 276 293 196 301 110 241 167 222 126 202 94
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
13,441 694 605 524 422 621 353 672 449 801 478 979 503
  Supervisors 1,154 8 15 13 18 28 7 18 8 37 22 47 48
  Postal workers 362 7 2 1 2 5 2 10 6 7 1 14 6
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
11,925 680 589 511 402 589 344 644 435 758 455 918 448
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
9,800 425 270 332 229 440 199 374 218 554 229 420 245
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 593 90 64 55 21 57 21 33 16 41 16 15 10
  Supervisors 35 1 4 1 0 0 3 1 3 0 1 4 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
558 89 60 54 21 57 18 31 13 41 15 10 10
 Construction and extraction occupations 5,381 262 125 189 155 267 139 211 106 331 135 287 130
  Construction 5,208 262 119 189 154 265 138 207 106 326 135 286 122
    Supervisors 533 8 4 9 8 6 2 2 3 22 6 31 7
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 90 2 7 2 4 3 6 7 0 5 7 7 1
    Carpenters 1,050 60 24 45 28 72 30 67 20 109 31 62 27
    Electricians 592 17 5 14 4 25 12 23 9 28 7 25 11
    Painters and paperhangers 286 21 5 8 21 36 13 11 5 40 7 11 2
    Sheet metal workers 150 2 3 11 0 2 4 1 8 6 3 10 0
    Structural iron and steel workers 94 11 0 0 1 3 4 0 0 7 1 0 11
    All other constrution trades 2,412 142 70 99 88 117 67 95 60 109 72 141 62
  Extraction workers 173 0 6 0 1 2 1 4 0 5 0 1 9
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
3,826 73 81 88 53 116 40 131 95 183 78 119 105
  Supervisors 291 7 0 2 5 0 0 1 0 13 5 8 2
  Aircraft mechanics and service 101 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 1 3
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
1,020 17 15 21 13 23 21 35 30 53 18 39 33
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
278 7 1 5 3 10 0 10 7 21 10 5 6
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
239 3 2 0 3 7 2 7 3 10 0 3 4
  All other occupations 1,898 38 64 60 29 74 15 77 55 86 44 62 58
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
10,793 566 378 424 370 558 262 544 336 745 306 609 330
 Production occupations 5,352 158 155 141 146 224 141 221 143 397 135 326 190
  Supervisors 560 0 5 2 0 6 4 13 2 13 11 24 16
  All other occupations 4,792 158 150 139 146 218 136 208 140 384 123 302 175
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
5,441 408 223 283 224 334 121 323 193 348 171 283 140
  Supervisors 152 5 0 4 2 3 2 3 0 14 15 7 10
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 95 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 2,783 97 73 117 119 176 72 177 96 171 76 170 72
  Rail and subway workers 88 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 3 0
  Ship captains and engineers 53 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 6 2 0
  All other transportation occupations 2,249 305 150 161 104 154 47 137 97 161 73 92 58
Armed Forces 592 6 4 8 10 15 3 7 24 13 3 12 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, not Hispanic
  Total 5,505 1,805 4,497 1,878 5,124 1,361 3,372 1,549 4,932 992 2,414 929 3,205
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
1,772 680 1,633 695 2,160 639 1,571 733 2,477 556 1,306 545 1,789
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
667 276 599 281 873 239 625 286 1,002 194 550 182 728
  Management occupations 440 137 405 176 552 150 418 188 686 133 367 123 480
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
41 17 43 19 56 17 54 23 142 11 16 14 75
    Legislators 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    All other Managers 399 120 362 157 496 133 363 165 545 122 351 109 404
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
227 140 194 106 320 88 207 99 316 61 183 60 248
    Business Operations Specialists 95 95 108 79 166 40 117 45 119 38 93 21 136
    Financial Specialists 132 44 86 26 154 48 90 54 197 23 90 39 112
 Professional and related occupations 1,104 404 1,034 414 1,287 400 946 447 1,475 361 756 363 1,061
  Computer and mathematical occupations 56 21 74 35 129 23 69 43 116 48 102 21 104
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
54 21 70 35 127 18 66 39 114 46 91 17 102
    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 4 2 1 10 3 2
  Architecture and engineering occupations 49 14 62 18 93 26 62 20 107 13 62 32 140
    Architects, except naval 6 1 4 0 5 7 2 0 8 2 3 2 2
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
2 0 0 4 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
    Engineers 13 8 31 8 59 8 37 9 68 5 40 20 91
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
29 5 27 6 29 11 22 10 29 6 19 10 46
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
47 17 36 8 26 22 36 11 83 7 49 11 37
    Astronomers and Physicists 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Economists 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 7 3 3 0 1 0 6 2 6 0 7 1 4
    All other scientists 24 11 17 3 18 16 25 9 55 7 38 7 32
    Science technicians 15 3 12 6 7 7 5 0 20 0 4 3 1
  Community and social services occupations 128 61 97 61 129 44 82 42 104 22 80 17 72
  Legal occupations 47 21 58 9 79 9 46 21 54 8 18 24 34
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 11 0 18 2 33 2 20 4 28 2 14 5 17
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
37 21 40 7 46 7 26 17 26 6 4 19 18
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
340 124 342 163 393 152 335 157 485 155 196 131 285
    Postsecondary teachers 35 15 30 25 53 5 40 20 38 27 20 9 63
    All other teachers 264 90 271 124 327 143 271 133 417 115 170 110 209
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
42 19 41 14 14 4 25 3 30 12 6 13 13
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
118 38 94 29 143 29 56 37 121 16 30 13 87
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
318 108 271 90 295 95 260 116 405 93 219 112 302
    Doctors 8 4 4 5 13 11 7 13 42 9 15 12 21
    Nurses 135 53 125 50 153 43 147 61 206 57 110 60 179
    All other health and technical occupations 175 51 141 35 129 41 105 43 158 27 94 40 103
Service occupations 830 212 450 217 414 54 284 129 297 37 130 43 162
 Healthcare support occupations 183 47 83 32 60 8 49 13 20 6 10 3 10
 Protective service occupations 97 46 81 56 94 14 99 58 115 18 74 16 93
  Supervisors 9 4 9 5 2 0 18 4 25 0 5 2 8
  Fire fighters and Police 26 14 18 27 54 9 38 36 67 13 39 9 68
  All other protective service occupations 62 28 53 25 38 6 42 18 24 5 30 5 18
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
176 36 103 34 54 5 35 15 44 0 22 6 3
  Supervisors 12 4 26 1 14 2 10 10 10 0 9 6 0
  Chefs and Cooks 75 9 28 22 13 4 2 3 11 0 4 0 2
  All other food preparation occupations 89 22 49 11 28 0 22 2 24 0 8 0 0
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
215 54 102 62 108 16 37 26 65 9 7 11 26
  Supervisors 59 3 29 17 32 10 18 12 20 2 2 7 14
  All other maintenance occupations 155 50 73 45 76 6 19 15 46 7 5 3 12
 Personal care and service occupations 161 31 81 34 97 10 65 16 52 4 17 7 30
  Supervisors 25 0 13 10 14 4 9 0 2 0 1 3 10
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
135 30 68 24 83 6 56 16 50 4 16 4 20
Sales and office occupations 1,585 501 1,332 473 1,217 345 721 301 1,077 173 485 150 516
 Sales and related occupations 478 155 507 137 438 100 312 145 568 53 205 53 269
  Supervisors 219 64 200 69 201 43 101 62 241 35 78 12 97
  Cashiers 27 15 29 1 28 6 13 4 18 0 10 1 5
  Insurance sales agents 23 11 16 8 19 5 15 7 28 0 7 0 10
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 23 5 35 6 19 0 24 3 47 0 16 8 16
  All other sales and related occupations 185 59 227 52 171 45 159 68 234 19 94 32 140
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
1,107 347 825 336 779 245 409 156 509 119 280 97 247
  Supervisors 81 50 77 24 89 22 76 20 86 14 65 16 38
  Postal workers 11 1 10 0 21 4 14 9 52 27 26 26 35
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
1,015 296 738 312 669 219 319 128 371 78 189 55 174
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
671 161 508 239 687 156 420 173 562 97 231 75 368
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 33 5 23 11 29 0 11 2 10 2 5 0 6
  Supervisors 0 0 7 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
33 5 16 10 22 0 11 2 10 2 5 0 6
 Construction and extraction occupations 378 82 239 132 337 74 214 58 296 43 107 29 210
  Construction 360 81 233 128 328 71 211 55 279 40 106 29 199
    Supervisors 18 12 31 8 25 0 13 5 62 1 9 11 41
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 1 0 3 0 9 0 1 1 8 2 4 0 5
    Carpenters 99 15 47 28 69 7 37 10 34 4 26 2 11
    Electricians 36 11 24 25 43 1 25 4 40 11 18 11 27
    Painters and paperhangers 15 2 2 3 27 8 3 4 6 0 8 0 7
    Sheet metal workers 11 2 5 3 8 1 20 6 13 2 4 0 5
    Structural iron and steel workers 3 0 4 0 8 5 4 5 3 2 0 0 4
    All other constrution trades 177 39 117 60 140 49 108 21 113 18 38 6 98
  Extraction workers 18 2 6 4 9 3 2 3 17 3 1 0 11
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
260 74 246 95 322 81 195 113 256 52 118 46 152
  Supervisors 6 7 7 6 51 11 19 12 9 7 8 6 17
  Aircraft mechanics and service 2 0 4 8 2 0 6 6 15 2 12 7 7
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
90 11 61 37 90 25 62 41 75 11 30 17 44
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
25 0 26 2 24 2 8 4 19 1 17 4 7
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
10 7 10 3 15 2 12 7 16 3 7 0 16
  All other occupations 127 49 138 40 138 41 88 43 123 28 44 12 62
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
604 234 542 232 599 154 357 199 481 124 239 114 343
 Production occupations 345 149 338 143 295 76 195 110 235 70 140 63 182
  Supervisors 28 2 36 12 40 12 22 25 38 19 19 19 47
  All other occupations 317 147 302 131 254 65 172 86 197 51 121 44 135
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
259 85 204 89 304 77 162 89 246 54 99 51 160
  Supervisors 6 2 5 2 14 10 6 6 4 2 2 0 7
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 0 0 0 0 5 0 3 0 4 5 4 0 0
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 157 46 111 41 177 51 102 45 158 38 53 37 105
  Rail and subway workers 1 0 5 0 6 0 0 1 11 0 2 4 9
  Ship captains and engineers 1 3 0 2 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1
  All other transportation occupations 94 34 82 45 96 17 51 36 65 10 38 9 34
Armed Forces 43 16 33 22 48 14 20 14 39 5 24 3 28

 

  $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, not Hispanic
  Total 599 1,809 674 2,189 390 1,674 525 1,688 382 910 278 1,127 203
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
374 1,163 393 1,338 264 1,134 345 1,065 235 651 193 802 159
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
121 507 154 510 100 534 132 475 120 338 85 378 68
  Management occupations 78 361 130 333 67 395 86 339 87 264 62 289 60
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
7 50 13 50 7 75 5 60 7 41 13 50 11
    Legislators 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
    All other Managers 71 311 117 283 60 320 81 279 80 223 48 239 49
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
43 147 24 178 33 139 46 136 33 74 23 89 7
    Business Operations Specialists 8 75 11 85 22 79 25 79 17 44 14 42 6
    Financial Specialists 35 72 13 93 11 60 21 57 16 30 9 48 1
 Professional and related occupations 253 656 239 828 164 600 213 591 115 313 108 424 92
  Computer and mathematical occupations 43 80 46 121 23 103 33 102 28 60 18 90 15
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
43 78 46 107 22 98 30 100 28 55 18 82 15
    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 22 85 40 134 20 114 23 106 18 84 19 78 16
    Architects, except naval 0 5 0 4 0 16 0 7 2 1 1 3 0
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
0 0 0 2 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
    Engineers 18 59 35 82 14 86 16 87 6 64 13 69 16
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
4 21 5 47 3 12 7 9 10 19 4 6 0
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
22 29 12 42 6 51 8 23 6 17 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 1 4 3 1 10 1 0 0 1 0 3 0
    All other scientists 12 25 7 33 5 34 7 20 6 15 2 9 11
    Science technicians 4 0 0 6 0 7 0 0 0 2 0 2 0
  Community and social services occupations 8 32 16 40 14 13 19 8 8 7 9 14 4
  Legal occupations 4 45 0 39 17 31 14 43 1 26 8 18 4
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 4 37 0 21 7 28 10 39 1 26 8 18 4
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
0 8 0 18 10 3 5 4 0 0 0 0 0
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
67 159 44 178 45 116 65 95 26 45 17 88 18
    Postsecondary teachers 10 31 6 26 11 40 19 19 1 12 4 29 3
    All other teachers 46 125 32 140 34 76 46 70 22 33 9 55 15
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
10 4 6 12 0 0 0 6 3 0 4 3 0
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
26 54 9 54 5 38 5 43 4 18 9 14 5
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
61 173 72 220 35 134 47 171 24 58 27 109 17
    Doctors 3 11 0 24 1 29 0 13 0 4 3 19 3
    Nurses 33 120 48 119 15 70 29 90 15 18 16 67 10
    All other health and technical occupations 24 43 24 77 18 35 17 68 9 36 8 23 5
Service occupations 29 85 36 117 8 60 27 98 21 44 22 42 4
 Healthcare support occupations 4 2 0 3 0 8 0 0 1 0 6 0 0
 Protective service occupations 9 56 32 82 5 30 17 74 10 38 14 36 4
  Supervisors 0 2 9 3 0 2 7 16 3 11 3 9 4
  Fire fighters and Police 7 27 20 66 5 15 8 47 3 27 7 24 0
  All other protective service occupations 2 27 3 13 0 13 2 11 3 0 4 3 0
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
0 1 4 1 0 2 5 11 0 0 0 3 0
  Supervisors 0 0 2 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 3 0
  Chefs and Cooks 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0
  All other food preparation occupations 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
15 14 1 13 2 12 5 11 8 5 0 2 0
  Supervisors 11 6 0 10 2 5 5 10 0 2 0 0 0
  All other maintenance occupations 4 9 1 3 0 7 0 1 8 3 0 1 0
 Personal care and service occupations 2 12 0 18 1 8 0 2 3 1 2 2 0
  Supervisors 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
2 12 0 14 1 8 0 2 3 1 2 2 0
Sales and office occupations 75 275 105 310 36 229 57 255 54 104 27 126 17
 Sales and related occupations 35 149 45 173 14 149 43 215 23 68 18 90 7
  Supervisors 18 70 22 62 10 55 18 77 7 31 6 38 5
  Cashiers 2 1 0 2 0 0 3 12 0 0 3 0 0
  Insurance sales agents 4 19 0 7 0 19 1 18 0 4 0 7 0
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 0 5 3 8 0 4 0 26 0 1 0 5 0
  All other sales and related occupations 12 56 21 94 4 70 20 82 16 31 9 39 1
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
40 126 60 137 22 80 14 40 32 36 9 36 10
  Supervisors 4 16 16 38 1 20 2 9 15 11 7 12 5
  Postal workers 3 26 8 9 0 3 0 0 0 2 2 0 2
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
33 84 36 90 22 57 13 31 17 23 0 24 3
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
61 156 90 218 38 144 56 171 36 65 21 93 13
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 0 4 2 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
  Supervisors 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
0 2 2 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
 Construction and extraction occupations 26 75 49 115 21 79 36 107 21 53 8 48 7
  Construction 25 64 37 111 20 77 32 98 21 47 8 46 7
    Supervisors 3 8 4 28 3 22 14 22 4 11 0 13 3
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
    Carpenters 3 8 2 16 0 6 5 16 0 5 0 4 0
    Electricians 6 11 1 22 6 23 6 20 2 12 0 6 0
    Painters and paperhangers 0 0 2 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Sheet metal workers 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 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 12 31 27 37 8 25 6 35 12 18 8 22 4
  Extraction workers 2 11 13 4 1 2 4 8 0 6 1 2 0
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
35 78 39 102 17 65 20 62 15 12 13 44 6
  Supervisors 0 2 3 19 4 5 0 5 0 0 0 8 2
  Aircraft mechanics and service 0 3 0 6 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
14 11 8 15 4 9 3 12 0 1 1 3 0
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
2 7 7 6 3 9 3 1 3 0 0 5 0
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
4 11 3 12 1 5 5 5 3 2 2 11 0
  All other occupations 16 43 18 44 5 36 7 34 8 9 10 17 3
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
58 119 46 191 38 97 26 84 32 38 15 60 10
 Production occupations 35 59 19 118 24 58 21 56 12 19 15 27 5
  Supervisors 9 10 6 27 1 10 3 15 1 9 3 4 4
  All other occupations 26 49 13 91 22 48 18 41 11 10 11 24 1
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
22 61 27 74 14 39 5 28 21 19 0 33 5
  Supervisors 2 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 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 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 6 33 20 43 7 17 3 12 13 13 0 16 0
  Rail and subway workers 0 2 4 3 0 10 0 6 2 0 0 5 3
  Ship captains and engineers 0 2 2 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  All other transportation occupations 11 12 0 22 7 10 2 2 0 6 0 4 2
Armed Forces 2 10 3 15 6 12 14 15 3 7 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, not Hispanic
  Total 538 222 9,607 35,261 101 46,318 208 0.481 0.0031
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
376 177 7,422 51,474 116 66,289 405 0.434 0.0048
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
205 86 4,139 57,388 567 75,291 688 0.424 0.0072
  Management occupations 158 63 3,308 60,918 329 78,975 857 0.433 0.0085
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
41 4 1,068 92,275 2,360 126,162 3,216 0.468 0.0199
    Legislators 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other Managers 117 59 2,240 56,380 407 68,901 734 0.399 0.0087
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
47 24 831 51,875 313 65,904 1,075 0.388 0.0134
    Business Operations Specialists 19 8 372 50,622 596 63,741 1,616 0.399 0.0194
    Financial Specialists 28 16 459 53,593 1,563 68,177 1,403 0.376 0.0184
 Professional and related occupations 171 91 3,283 48,536 493 59,847 485 0.435 0.0063
  Computer and mathematical occupations 32 27 607 69,265 1,279 74,517 1,035 0.312 0.0155
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
25 26 569 68,322 1,351 74,070 1,071 0.314 0.0160
    Actuaries 0 0 3 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
8 1 35 75,979 4,515 81,853 3,859 0.247 0.0666
  Architecture and engineering occupations 30 21 574 71,270 504 76,720 1,138 0.309 0.0164
    Architects, except naval 0 0 38 55,758 7,089 61,179 3,643 0.405 0.0547
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Engineers 30 21 489 78,329 1,668 85,945 1,457 0.282 0.0199
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
0 0 48 55,318 2,491 55,160 1,490 0.295 0.0324
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
4 10 200 55,960 933 63,093 1,682 0.374 0.0246
    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 41 57,380 4,826 64,505 4,638 0.392 0.0616
    All other scientists 2 10 127 60,765 1,865 67,091 2,106 0.337 0.0306
    Science technicians 2 0 18 36,782 2,071 42,552 2,832 0.427 0.0590
  Community and social services occupations 4 2 47 38,041 883 40,120 653 0.318 0.0187
  Legal occupations 14 1 515 71,289 2,690 113,892 4,327 0.519 0.0260
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 13 1 502 101,244 752 150,617 6,045 0.478 0.0303
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
2 0 13 37,468 1,784 40,833 1,280 0.295 0.0370
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
26 11 243 38,065 689 41,375 598 0.406 0.0107
    Postsecondary teachers 3 7 171 46,824 1,455 60,754 2,685 0.469 0.0306
    All other teachers 19 3 64 41,043 305 40,566 546 0.351 0.0109
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
4 0 8 18,522 754 24,067 809 0.444 0.0260
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
15 1 171 31,978 636 40,847 1,185 0.503 0.0191
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
45 19 926 51,645 267 69,517 1,169 0.436 0.0137
    Doctors 11 3 541 122,199 6,254 164,787 5,354 0.554 0.0293
    Nurses 12 12 163 51,456 350 54,004 853 0.285 0.0149
    All other health and technical occupations 22 4 221 43,252 1,368 52,179 1,291 0.377 0.0194
Service occupations 16 6 270 16,049 168 21,908 216 0.493 0.0073
 Healthcare support occupations 0 0 4 20,789 352 22,063 429 0.348 0.0189
 Protective service occupations 14 6 201 45,277 1,730 48,930 938 0.389 0.0166
  Supervisors 4 3 25 56,023 4,623 60,484 2,270 0.296 0.0456
  Fire fighters and Police 7 3 139 61,348 610 66,367 1,151 0.238 0.0257
  All other protective service occupations 3 0 38 26,061 920 32,444 1,365 0.480 0.0305
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
0 0 22 10,928 167 14,157 228 0.460 0.0199
  Supervisors 0 0 9 23,308 1,302 29,888 1,693 0.406 0.0523
  Chefs and Cooks 0 0 11 13,321 642 17,021 547 0.442 0.0266
  All other food preparation occupations 0 0 2 9,461 235 11,789 195 0.444 0.0141
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
2 0 22 16,755 350 20,882 440 0.462 0.0178
  Supervisors 1 0 17 36,390 999 40,540 1,550 0.318 0.0422
  All other maintenance occupations 2 0 6 14,868 481 17,789 409 0.457 0.0177
 Personal care and service occupations 0 0 20 13,597 592 17,527 326 0.471 0.0149
  Supervisors 0 0 8 30,019 2,457 30,538 1,675 0.345 0.0573
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
0 0 12 12,457 395 16,707 323 0.473 0.0155
Sales and office occupations 42 23 1,273 27,360 152 35,889 378 0.475 0.0066
 Sales and related occupations 30 14 1,052 26,519 290 41,565 725 0.544 0.0100
  Supervisors 10 5 322 37,439 735 54,020 1,918 0.472 0.0216
  Cashiers 0 0 13 9,618 312 13,208 396 0.500 0.0220
  Insurance sales agents 0 0 94 48,820 2,305 64,283 3,112 0.444 0.0428
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 4 1 104 35,611 2,096 49,518 3,011 0.509 0.0400
  All other sales and related occupations 16 7 520 28,061 930 42,938 917 0.534 0.0137
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
12 9 221 28,108 322 30,864 303 0.379 0.0070
  Supervisors 4 7 65 42,164 842 47,234 925 0.291 0.0242
  Postal workers 0 0 8 52,363 679 49,134 1,102 0.205 0.0363
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
8 2 149 26,515 166 28,726 321 0.381 0.0077
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
28 10 318 35,653 272 38,936 403 0.379 0.0081
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 0 0 7 13,639 1,431 19,269 911 0.499 0.0353
  Supervisors 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
0 0 7 12,395 1,111 18,799 945 0.514 0.0367
 Construction and extraction occupations 12 10 177 32,341 473 38,147 503 0.393 0.0110
  Construction 11 10 169 32,058 280 37,663 513 0.395 0.0112
    Supervisors 3 8 45 51,918 523 58,656 2,319 0.317 0.0352
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 0 0 25,847 3,052 31,648 2,605 0.359 0.0759
    Carpenters 0 2 19 26,527 735 31,629 1,174 0.408 0.0287
    Electricians 0 0 23 41,208 800 44,482 1,228 0.319 0.0310
    Painters and paperhangers 0 0 14 21,419 595 31,332 2,752 0.490 0.0688
    Sheet metal workers 3 0 6 41,000 3,962 39,716 2,171 0.347 0.0602
    Structural iron and steel workers 3 0 2 40,266 4,841 39,320 3,055 0.367 0.0774
    All other constrution trades 2 1 59 31,167 388 34,760 626 0.388 0.0156
  Extraction workers 2 0 8 51,385 1,104 52,755 2,238 0.276 0.0551
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
16 0 134 40,604 269 43,092 719 0.328 0.0132
  Supervisors 3 0 30 46,947 1,433 53,742 1,803 0.277 0.0445
  Aircraft mechanics and service 5 0 2 52,328 2,138 54,503 2,266 0.176 0.0739
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
1 0 23 39,471 1,005 40,360 1,442 0.307 0.0293
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
0 0 6 39,418 2,098 41,487 1,543 0.301 0.0446
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
0 0 25 51,796 2,472 56,688 2,480 0.298 0.0523
  All other occupations 6 0 48 37,024 440 40,846 1,106 0.352 0.0201
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
67 3 258 29,754 395 34,671 424 0.411 0.0086
 Production occupations 52 2 112 32,171 296 37,671 718 0.380 0.0132
  Supervisors 19 0 23 50,410 1,005 53,251 1,443 0.264 0.0325
  All other occupations 33 2 89 30,921 305 35,851 779 0.387 0.0147
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
15 1 146 25,804 364 31,720 452 0.439 0.0114
  Supervisors 1 0 6 36,119 4,629 39,459 2,342 0.321 0.0668
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 4 0 40 90,546 7,257 109,476 8,098 0.344 0.0823
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 6 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 6 0 58 29,159 973 33,331 542 0.379 0.0159
  Rail and subway workers 0 0 4 61,275 3,177 60,568 2,693 0.220 0.0716
  Ship captains and engineers 0 1 14 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other transportation occupations 4 0 18 19,232 685 23,444 562 0.469 0.0173
Armed Forces 9 2 65 45,408 1,973 52,555 1,489 0.321 0.0329

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