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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
Worked Full Time, Year Round
15 Years and Over
White alone (1)
  Total 80,986 372 173 423 494 1,692 1,245 2,797 2,026 4,230 2,172 4,111 2,132
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
34,281 187 61 91 99 271 174 396 298 667 354 802 457
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
15,748 137 43 63 41 116 63 151 99 292 149 368 166
  Management occupations 11,474 129 43 63 35 109 41 137 79 230 122 281 114
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
2,069 18 0 5 2 8 2 5 8 12 8 21 15
    Legislators 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
    All other Managers 9,401 111 43 58 33 101 39 132 70 219 114 259 100
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
4,273 9 0 0 6 7 22 15 20 62 27 87 52
    Business Operations Specialists 2,147 1 0 0 6 3 15 13 10 36 17 39 33
    Financial Specialists 2,126 8 0 0 0 4 7 2 10 26 10 48 19
 Professional and related occupations 18,533 50 18 29 58 155 111 245 199 375 204 433 291
  Computer and mathematical occupations 2,316 0 6 0 0 0 4 4 2 10 10 29 17
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
2,203 0 6 0 0 0 4 4 2 10 10 29 15
    Actuaries 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
107 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Architecture and engineering occupations 2,111 7 0 0 5 0 6 4 7 21 0 20 10
    Architects, except naval 130 0 0 0 5 0 0 4 0 3 0 2 2
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0
    Engineers 1,513 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 10 4
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
453 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 2 17 0 5 4
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
814 0 1 0 0 0 7 5 1 8 6 15 8
    Astronomers and Physicists 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Economists 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Psychologists and Sociologists 95 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 4 0
    All other scientists 559 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 3 8 8
    Science technicians 134 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 7 2 3 1
  Community and social services occupations 1,438 0 0 2 14 23 9 31 21 44 28 73 57
  Legal occupations 1,173 0 0 0 4 0 6 16 9 9 5 13 12
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 811 0 0 0 0 0 2 16 2 0 0 4 0
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
362 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 7 9 5 9 12
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
4,679 6 2 14 14 80 60 113 97 135 64 162 94
    Postsecondary teachers 753 0 0 3 6 7 2 10 5 21 7 17 7
    All other teachers 3,388 4 0 11 8 46 20 50 69 75 32 104 66
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
538 2 2 0 0 26 37 53 22 39 25 41 21
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
1,486 32 4 12 16 38 7 34 12 72 23 65 34
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
4,515 5 4 1 4 15 11 38 50 76 69 57 59
    Doctors 731 0 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
    Nurses 1,986 2 0 0 3 3 6 9 10 25 21 20 15
    All other health and technical occupations 1,798 2 1 1 1 9 5 30 40 51 49 36 44
Service occupations 10,157 54 23 127 156 624 457 872 651 1,071 471 796 353
 Healthcare support occupations 1,311 1 0 3 10 46 55 102 78 143 86 140 86
 Protective service occupations 1,979 1 3 11 5 14 1 23 56 68 28 73 58
  Supervisors 231 1 0 3 0 0 0 3 12 0 5 3 1
  Fire fighters and Police 948 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 5 3 0 12 14
  All other protective service occupations 800 0 3 6 5 14 1 20 39 65 23 58 43
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
2,619 8 13 41 68 285 188 347 229 266 150 253 93
  Supervisors 275 2 0 0 0 17 23 22 11 21 14 25 8
  Chefs and Cooks 1,000 4 7 16 11 127 53 132 104 103 39 98 39
  All other food preparation occupations 1,345 2 6 25 57 141 112 193 115 142 97 130 46
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
2,473 19 1 24 38 134 140 269 160 327 130 193 85
  Supervisors 383 0 0 4 3 6 3 16 6 19 7 18 8
  All other maintenance occupations 2,090 19 1 20 34 128 137 253 154 308 122 175 78
 Personal care and service occupations 1,775 26 6 49 36 144 73 131 127 267 77 137 31
  Supervisors 169 5 0 5 0 6 3 11 8 10 4 11 1
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
1,606 20 6 43 36 138 70 120 119 257 73 126 30
Sales and office occupations 18,559 92 43 105 106 363 274 740 542 1,178 772 1,413 723
 Sales and related occupations 8,371 90 17 46 61 232 148 366 274 505 290 502 204
  Supervisors 3,201 47 5 10 9 50 28 71 83 190 135 201 70
  Cashiers 803 2 2 9 19 94 55 120 65 94 36 82 17
  Insurance sales agents 394 1 0 0 0 10 4 1 0 19 9 17 9
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 512 17 3 9 11 11 2 12 6 31 3 33 12
  All other sales and related occupations 3,461 23 7 19 21 67 59 160 119 172 107 169 95
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
10,187 2 26 59 45 131 126 375 268 673 482 911 519
  Supervisors 1,100 1 0 1 0 4 8 6 0 15 22 42 48
  Postal workers 337 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 2
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
8,750 1 24 58 45 127 117 369 267 658 459 867 469
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
8,071 28 24 59 52 219 132 277 191 510 227 394 225
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 497 2 3 5 11 49 19 56 42 64 29 35 16
  Supervisors 36 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 3 0 0 5 0
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
462 2 3 5 9 49 17 55 39 64 28 29 16
 Construction and extraction occupations 4,109 17 13 37 32 111 81 149 83 306 115 238 97
  Construction 3,939 17 13 37 31 111 81 149 81 305 115 237 93
    Supervisors 482 3 0 4 0 3 0 2 1 15 6 31 0
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 68 0 4 0 0 4 0 3 0 13 7 7 2
    Carpenters 728 2 9 7 5 25 14 25 7 68 29 51 25
    Electricians 436 0 0 0 0 2 3 14 3 12 0 16 10
    Painters and paperhangers 233 0 0 4 6 25 9 22 15 39 1 5 6
    Sheet metal workers 114 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 3 4 3 9 0
    Structural iron and steel workers 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 4
    All other constrution trades 1,828 12 0 21 20 52 51 80 53 145 68 118 46
  Extraction workers 170 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 1 4
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
3,465 10 9 17 9 59 32 72 66 140 83 121 112
  Supervisors 269 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 5 5 2
  Aircraft mechanics and service 108 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 2 0
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
997 7 3 10 4 27 23 35 29 27 23 47 37
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
260 0 0 2 0 1 3 5 0 15 9 4 4
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
210 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 2 1 4
  All other occupations 1,621 0 5 5 5 30 6 32 34 79 40 63 65
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
9,346 10 22 40 79 210 207 506 336 788 344 693 360
 Production occupations 5,116 4 8 19 28 101 128 252 159 466 166 365 226
  Supervisors 581 0 0 1 0 0 0 8 1 11 14 33 17
  All other occupations 4,535 4 8 18 28 101 128 244 158 455 152 332 210
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
4,230 6 14 21 51 109 80 254 177 323 178 328 133
  Supervisors 154 2 0 4 2 3 3 0 0 12 17 12 6
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 76 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 2,123 4 11 7 22 37 34 93 61 114 73 157 57
  Rail and subway workers 71 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0
  Ship captains and engineers 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
  All other transportation occupations 1,750 1 3 10 27 69 43 155 116 193 88 154 70
Armed Forces 573 0 0 0 2 5 0 6 8 16 4 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
Worked Full Time, Year Round
15 Years and Over
White alone (1)
  Total 5,405 1,790 4,367 1,756 5,074 1,287 3,285 1,502 4,872 974 2,397 909 3,172
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
1,445 597 1,405 584 1,987 560 1,435 669 2,352 497 1,216 521 1,689
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
584 250 572 236 862 211 594 271 1,027 181 539 192 713
  Management occupations 377 121 403 149 547 135 378 176 704 126 359 129 480
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
39 13 40 14 53 15 36 22 137 10 16 16 76
    Legislators 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    All other Managers 338 108 362 135 494 120 342 154 567 116 344 113 404
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
206 129 170 87 314 76 215 95 324 55 180 63 233
    Business Operations Specialists 91 84 90 64 169 41 113 41 130 36 95 22 122
    Financial Specialists 115 45 79 23 145 35 102 54 194 19 85 41 110
 Professional and related occupations 862 347 833 349 1,125 349 841 397 1,324 316 677 329 976
  Computer and mathematical occupations 47 20 53 34 124 25 69 50 119 44 106 21 105
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
44 20 53 34 122 20 68 45 116 42 94 17 103
    Actuaries 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
2 0 0 0 1 5 2 5 2 1 12 3 2
  Architecture and engineering occupations 46 9 55 13 69 21 66 17 100 14 63 37 142
    Architects, except naval 7 1 0 0 5 7 2 0 7 2 3 2 3
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
    Engineers 8 6 25 7 37 5 42 10 62 6 40 25 91
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
30 2 30 6 26 9 20 7 30 6 19 10 48
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
39 15 28 8 17 22 27 11 90 6 45 12 30
    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 3 3 1 0 0 0 2 2 7 0 3 1 4
    All other scientists 20 11 12 3 11 16 18 9 59 3 37 8 26
    Science technicians 16 1 12 6 6 7 6 0 20 3 5 3 1
  Community and social services occupations 115 60 85 64 123 44 79 45 112 18 77 8 68
  Legal occupations 33 21 46 8 61 5 43 17 50 6 8 24 34
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 7 0 11 0 18 2 12 4 26 1 5 5 15
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
26 21 35 8 42 3 31 13 23 6 3 19 19
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
276 104 290 135 351 130 311 130 394 130 181 111 246
    Postsecondary teachers 19 9 20 15 47 1 36 19 32 22 18 9 53
    All other teachers 223 77 240 104 294 125 249 109 335 96 158 91 181
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
34 17 30 16 11 4 25 3 26 12 6 10 12
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
91 26 57 22 131 30 58 35 100 16 28 10 90
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
214 90 219 64 249 71 188 92 360 83 168 107 261
    Doctors 2 2 4 5 9 12 4 8 35 9 10 12 15
    Nurses 80 42 111 31 118 28 106 50 191 50 72 55 162
    All other health and technical occupations 132 46 104 28 122 31 78 34 135 25 86 40 84
Service occupations 890 238 488 233 463 56 277 130 325 49 144 46 180
 Healthcare support occupations 174 51 85 33 68 5 46 12 20 6 13 2 12
 Protective service occupations 98 52 91 58 96 17 97 61 126 26 84 18 103
  Supervisors 10 3 7 5 2 0 20 4 28 1 6 2 8
  Fire fighters and Police 23 16 21 24 59 7 38 40 70 17 46 11 73
  All other protective service occupations 65 32 63 29 35 10 39 18 28 7 32 5 23
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
206 33 119 37 67 7 51 14 52 2 23 7 4
  Supervisors 14 4 22 3 11 2 14 10 15 1 9 7 0
  Chefs and Cooks 101 8 48 28 20 5 9 2 8 0 5 0 2
  All other food preparation occupations 91 21 48 5 36 0 28 2 30 0 9 0 2
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
228 69 119 66 128 16 37 30 83 13 10 12 32
  Supervisors 48 6 28 19 32 10 14 12 24 3 4 9 16
  All other maintenance occupations 180 63 91 46 96 6 23 18 59 9 7 3 16
 Personal care and service occupations 184 33 74 39 104 11 46 13 44 4 13 7 29
  Supervisors 25 2 14 11 11 6 5 0 2 0 1 3 9
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
159 31 60 28 93 5 41 13 42 4 12 4 20
Sales and office occupations 1,620 522 1,371 465 1,257 352 758 304 1,113 185 510 139 548
 Sales and related occupations 479 146 517 132 460 106 320 152 581 57 213 43 288
  Supervisors 212 59 217 71 213 52 113 63 271 37 83 12 117
  Cashiers 34 14 43 0 32 6 14 4 17 0 9 1 2
  Insurance sales agents 20 11 17 9 18 5 11 7 29 0 7 0 13
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 28 5 32 5 21 0 21 3 47 0 19 2 17
  All other sales and related occupations 186 56 209 47 176 43 160 75 217 20 95 28 140
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
1,141 376 854 333 796 246 438 152 532 129 297 96 260
  Supervisors 98 51 84 34 86 29 77 18 91 16 67 11 40
  Postal workers 11 0 9 0 17 6 14 12 63 27 32 27 44
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
1,032 325 761 299 694 211 347 122 377 85 198 58 177
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
667 157 480 217 671 136 415 178 530 90 251 74 368
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 38 5 26 12 26 0 20 2 9 2 7 0 6
  Supervisors 1 0 7 1 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
36 5 19 11 20 0 18 2 9 2 7 0 4
 Construction and extraction occupations 354 79 225 101 313 57 184 62 258 34 111 32 208
  Construction 331 78 219 96 304 50 180 57 241 31 109 30 195
    Supervisors 9 12 33 4 22 0 16 3 55 1 10 13 43
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 1 3 2 3 3 0 1 4 0 3 0 3
    Carpenters 114 12 44 22 77 5 29 14 27 3 27 0 21
    Electricians 33 8 21 23 37 2 23 7 27 8 13 9 27
    Painters and paperhangers 11 5 5 2 28 8 5 1 6 0 4 0 5
    Sheet metal workers 10 2 2 1 9 1 20 6 11 2 4 0 3
    Structural iron and steel workers 0 0 4 0 8 5 2 1 3 4 0 0 0
    All other constrution trades 154 37 107 43 121 25 85 26 108 13 48 8 92
  Extraction workers 23 2 6 4 9 7 4 5 17 3 2 1 13
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
276 73 229 104 332 79 211 113 263 55 133 43 154
  Supervisors 4 7 6 6 50 11 20 12 9 7 12 6 17
  Aircraft mechanics and service 2 0 4 9 4 0 6 8 12 2 14 5 9
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
95 13 53 38 89 21 69 45 81 11 33 15 50
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
28 0 31 2 26 2 16 5 19 1 19 4 9
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
8 7 10 3 17 2 10 7 16 3 8 0 15
  All other occupations 139 46 126 46 147 43 89 36 127 30 48 13 54
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
737 262 586 233 641 168 377 205 508 139 255 125 358
 Production occupations 421 171 370 149 310 86 202 119 245 75 142 69 183
  Supervisors 24 7 41 13 44 12 25 26 44 18 21 20 50
  All other occupations 396 164 329 136 266 73 177 93 201 57 121 50 133
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
316 91 216 84 331 83 175 87 262 64 113 56 175
  Supervisors 6 2 5 3 16 10 6 6 4 2 2 1 7
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 0 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 2 6 0 0 0
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 5
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 176 46 97 37 197 57 108 45 176 41 60 41 115
  Rail and subway workers 1 0 6 0 6 0 0 1 7 0 2 4 9
  Ship captains and engineers 1 3 0 2 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1
  All other transportation occupations 132 38 106 42 107 16 58 35 70 13 49 9 39
Armed Forces 46 15 36 23 56 14 23 17 45 13 22 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
Worked Full Time, Year Round
15 Years and Over
White alone (1)
  Total 565 1,732 657 2,157 368 1,679 504 1,677 377 925 278 1,139 191
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
328 1,073 371 1,277 250 1,107 329 1,029 229 640 183 788 144
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
121 496 142 498 104 530 139 474 116 334 84 387 66
  Management occupations 77 365 113 323 68 383 94 340 85 262 65 292 57
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
7 51 7 51 7 69 5 62 8 42 13 55 11
    Legislators 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
    All other Managers 70 314 106 272 61 314 88 278 77 221 51 237 46
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
44 131 29 175 36 147 45 133 31 72 19 95 8
    Business Operations Specialists 10 69 13 85 24 83 21 80 16 44 10 44 7
    Financial Specialists 34 62 16 90 12 64 25 54 15 27 9 52 1
 Professional and related occupations 207 577 229 780 146 577 190 555 113 306 99 401 78
  Computer and mathematical occupations 29 87 48 122 23 105 33 96 33 56 18 80 15
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
29 85 48 111 23 99 31 94 33 52 18 72 15
    Actuaries 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
0 2 0 10 0 5 3 2 0 5 0 8 0
  Architecture and engineering occupations 23 80 37 119 15 116 23 108 16 83 19 88 19
    Architects, except naval 0 5 0 0 0 13 0 8 0 1 1 6 0
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
    Engineers 19 53 32 86 12 89 16 87 6 70 13 75 19
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
4 21 5 33 0 14 7 10 10 12 4 8 0
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
18 27 9 37 3 48 7 24 7 18 2 11 8
    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 5 1 7 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
    All other scientists 12 23 4 30 2 35 7 22 6 16 2 9 8
    Science technicians 0 0 0 2 0 7 0 0 1 2 0 2 0
  Community and social services occupations 2 33 11 44 14 13 19 11 8 7 9 11 4
  Legal occupations 4 46 0 33 16 26 8 32 1 28 8 19 5
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 4 37 0 18 7 23 3 27 1 28 8 19 5
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
0 9 0 15 10 3 5 5 0 0 0 0 0
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
41 119 39 168 35 106 51 81 25 40 13 79 6
    Postsecondary teachers 6 25 6 29 5 43 19 11 1 12 2 28 3
    All other teachers 25 91 27 126 29 63 32 64 21 28 6 47 3
    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 35 11 50 5 30 5 50 6 19 9 16 5
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
60 151 75 207 35 133 44 153 18 55 21 98 16
    Doctors 3 7 0 21 1 30 0 16 0 4 1 19 3
    Nurses 29 106 49 116 14 71 22 76 12 22 17 57 10
    All other health and technical occupations 27 38 25 70 20 33 22 60 5 29 4 22 3
Service occupations 28 83 43 129 9 64 31 117 28 60 24 51 4
 Healthcare support occupations 4 2 0 3 0 9 0 3 1 0 6 0 0
 Protective service occupations 9 61 33 91 5 34 21 86 16 51 16 44 4
  Supervisors 0 2 9 5 0 2 7 16 4 12 5 10 4
  Fire fighters and Police 7 31 21 73 5 20 12 58 6 36 7 31 0
  All other protective service occupations 2 27 3 14 0 12 2 13 6 3 4 3 0
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
0 1 5 4 2 0 5 11 0 2 0 3 0
  Supervisors 0 0 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 0
  Chefs and Cooks 0 1 2 3 2 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0
  All other food preparation occupations 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 0 0 0
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
12 9 5 13 2 11 5 13 8 5 1 2 0
  Supervisors 8 4 0 10 2 5 5 12 0 2 0 0 0
  All other maintenance occupations 4 5 5 3 0 6 0 1 8 3 1 1 0
 Personal care and service occupations 3 10 0 18 1 9 0 4 3 2 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 10 0 14 1 9 0 2 3 1 2 2 0
Sales and office occupations 82 288 100 310 39 242 59 258 44 110 31 125 19
 Sales and related occupations 37 152 35 169 12 156 43 218 10 72 21 92 8
  Supervisors 19 70 13 69 10 63 18 82 2 33 7 38 5
  Cashiers 2 1 0 0 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 5 0 1 0 27 0 0 0 5 0
  All other sales and related occupations 12 57 19 84 2 73 20 79 8 35 11 41 2
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
45 135 65 141 27 85 17 40 34 37 10 33 11
  Supervisors 6 16 17 39 2 22 3 9 16 11 7 10 6
  Postal workers 3 27 11 9 0 4 0 0 0 2 2 0 2
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
36 92 38 93 25 59 14 31 18 24 1 23 3
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
64 152 98 220 24 153 52 175 37 65 24 102 14
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 0 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
 Construction and extraction occupations 23 65 52 110 14 85 30 109 22 52 11 54 7
  Construction 22 53 38 106 14 83 30 99 22 46 9 52 7
    Supervisors 2 5 13 29 3 25 14 17 2 11 2 17 3
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
    Carpenters 4 2 2 11 0 6 2 16 0 5 0 6 0
    Electricians 3 9 1 25 6 23 5 21 4 9 0 6 0
    Painters and paperhangers 0 0 2 5 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Sheet metal workers 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
    Structural iron and steel workers 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0
    All other constrution trades 10 32 20 34 6 28 6 39 13 19 8 24 4
  Extraction workers 2 12 14 4 0 2 1 10 0 6 2 2 0
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
41 83 43 110 10 68 22 66 15 12 12 46 7
  Supervisors 0 2 3 19 4 6 0 5 0 0 0 9 2
  Aircraft mechanics and service 0 4 0 6 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 1 0
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
14 13 9 17 0 10 5 14 0 4 1 3 0
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
2 8 7 8 0 11 3 1 3 0 0 5 0
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
4 11 3 14 1 5 5 7 3 0 2 11 0
  All other occupations 22 45 22 46 5 36 7 34 8 8 10 17 5
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
61 126 42 205 40 102 26 84 35 43 16 68 10
 Production occupations 35 68 18 120 25 65 20 55 12 21 15 31 5
  Supervisors 9 9 6 28 2 15 3 15 1 9 3 6 4
  All other occupations 26 59 13 91 22 50 17 40 11 12 11 25 1
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
26 58 23 86 15 37 6 30 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 3 0 1 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 31 18 54 8 21 3 19 16 13 0 18 0
  Rail and subway workers 0 2 4 2 0 3 0 2 2 0 1 5 3
  Ship captains and engineers 0 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  All other transportation occupations 11 14 0 25 7 9 2 2 0 9 0 5 2
Armed Forces 2 12 3 16 6 12 8 14 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
Worked Full Time, Year Round
15 Years and Over
White alone (1)
  Total 518 228 9,335 42,958 309 56,651 243 0.390 0.0035
Management, science, and arts
  occupations
370 177 7,170 60,021 301 76,141 453 0.374 0.0052
 Management, business, and financial
    operations occupations
200 90 4,047 62,330 432 81,579 709 0.382 0.0076
  Management occupations 154 66 3,263 66,321 411 84,818 873 0.393 0.0088
    Chief Executives, General and Operations
        Managers
37 4 1,052 100,398 1,873 134,257 3,341 0.439 0.0207
    Legislators 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other Managers 117 62 2,211 61,412 335 73,948 713 0.355 0.0089
  Business and financial operations
      occupations
46 24 783 57,199 698 72,880 1,141 0.339 0.0145
    Business Operations Specialists 18 8 343 56,059 682 71,043 1,694 0.342 0.0209
    Financial Specialists 28 16 440 59,501 1,227 74,736 1,526 0.335 0.0199
 Professional and related occupations 170 88 3,123 56,314 281 71,520 579 0.362 0.0072
  Computer and mathematical occupations 32 30 610 71,963 580 80,488 1,049 0.267 0.0164
    Computer scientists, analysts, programmers,
        engineers, and administrators
25 29 582 71,849 590 80,393 1,085 0.270 0.0169
    Actuaries 0 0 3 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Matematicians, Statisticians, Operations
        Research and other Math Occupations
8 1 25 75,920 4,203 81,249 3,808 0.235 0.0731
  Architecture and engineering occupations 34 21 578 76,066 553 83,916 1,202 0.268 0.0175
    Architects, except naval 0 0 38 75,451 5,513 73,442 3,940 0.322 0.0633
    Surveyors, Cartographers, and
        phonogrammetrists
0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Engineers 34 21 493 81,721 624 91,987 1,515 0.254 0.0211
    Drafters, Engineering technicians, and
        Surveying and mapping technicians
0 0 47 59,686 1,718 60,979 1,494 0.237 0.0359
  Life, physical, and social science
      occupations
4 7 178 62,970 1,811 73,256 1,878 0.299 0.0291
    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 30 68,584 4,011 79,393 6,170 0.336 0.0841
    All other scientists 2 7 118 66,143 1,735 75,044 2,278 0.264 0.0340
    Science technicians 2 0 18 46,669 3,207 55,815 3,215 0.274 0.0726
  Community and social services occupations 4 0 49 41,869 429 45,971 705 0.251 0.0232
  Legal occupations 13 2 501 81,812 2,739 131,397 5,064 0.491 0.0281
    Lawyers, Judges, and Magistrates 11 2 487 116,390 5,171 168,552 6,807 0.452 0.0323
    Paralegals, Legal assistants, and Legal
        support workers
2 0 14 42,662 1,858 48,156 1,442 0.236 0.0428
  Education, training, and library
        occupations
25 11 214 46,734 308 51,346 624 0.281 0.0124
    Postsecondary teachers 6 7 165 62,112 1,856 75,898 2,396 0.345 0.0327
    All other teachers 15 3 41 46,469 326 48,346 594 0.223 0.0126
    Archivists, Curators, Museum technicians,
        Librarians, and Other technicians and
        assistants
4 0 8 30,034 1,240 35,870 1,266 0.338 0.0370
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports,
      and media occupations
17 1 158 46,574 926 55,890 1,482 0.359 0.0226
  Healthcare practitioner and technical
      occupations
40 17 835 59,080 880 79,438 1,409 0.400 0.0157
    Doctors 7 3 481 132,444 9,674 178,123 6,028 0.575 0.0321
    Nurses 13 9 153 57,508 993 60,224 653 0.219 0.0182
    All other health and technical occupations 20 6 201 51,005 440 60,575 1,652 0.326 0.0233
Service occupations 19 6 287 26,799 177 33,238 283 0.341 0.0088
 Healthcare support occupations 1 0 4 27,346 427 29,367 543 0.237 0.0216
 Protective service occupations 15 6 217 51,554 494 58,026 845 0.293 0.0172
  Supervisors 4 3 23 58,516 4,931 62,697 2,124 0.261 0.0458
  Fire fighters and Police 8 3 150 62,284 1,804 68,185 1,059 0.217 0.0246
  All other protective service occupations 3 0 44 36,009 632 44,629 1,392 0.336 0.0337
 Food preparation and serving related
    occupations
0 0 21 21,220 268 24,381 366 0.290 0.0195
  Supervisors 0 0 9 28,022 1,893 34,903 1,848 0.346 0.0557
  Chefs and Cooks 0 0 11 21,114 431 24,555 630 0.293 0.0281
  All other food preparation occupations 0 0 2 20,384 360 22,102 348 0.253 0.0219
 Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance
    occupations
2 0 27 24,939 458 29,032 487 0.294 0.0206
  Supervisors 1 0 20 40,005 1,129 45,416 1,637 0.286 0.0441
  All other maintenance occupations 2 0 7 22,437 317 26,031 455 0.268 0.0185
 Personal care and service occupations 0 0 17 23,427 764 27,389 455 0.301 0.0197
  Supervisors 0 0 8 31,976 1,916 35,329 1,909 0.328 0.0614
  All other personal care and service
      occupations
0 0 9 22,435 412 26,555 454 0.294 0.0207
Sales and office occupations 39 28 1,289 36,434 139 46,885 489 0.365 0.0077
 Sales and related occupations 26 20 1,071 40,962 278 56,602 974 0.432 0.0117
  Supervisors 9 11 333 41,672 370 58,747 2,011 0.426 0.0220
  Cashiers 0 0 12 20,948 423 25,846 832 0.323 0.0342
  Insurance sales agents 0 0 91 52,471 4,580 71,325 3,275 0.401 0.0462
  Real estate brokers and sales agents 5 1 109 46,782 2,463 61,390 3,696 0.435 0.0421
  All other sales and related occupations 12 7 526 44,593 1,368 59,365 1,231 0.419 0.0165
 Office and administrative support
    occupations
13 9 218 34,734 344 38,901 370 0.266 0.0082
  Supervisors 4 7 75 45,649 599 51,698 934 0.256 0.0251
  Postal workers 0 0 8 55,155 860 54,994 824 0.111 0.0385
  All other office and administrative support
      occupations
10 1 136 32,214 127 36,672 407 0.260 0.0092
Natural resources, construction, and
  maintenance occupations
26 10 282 40,654 187 44,793 444 0.301 0.0089
 Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 0 0 7 22,470 769 30,058 3,041 0.364 0.0912
  Supervisors 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other farming, fishing, and forestry
      occupations
0 0 7 22,058 483 29,706 3,268 0.376 0.1000
 Construction and extraction occupations 9 10 157 40,129 452 44,780 558 0.314 0.0123
  Construction 8 10 148 39,362 817 44,276 574 0.317 0.0127
    Supervisors 2 8 43 59,456 1,789 63,306 2,424 0.284 0.0380
    Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons 0 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    Carpenters 0 2 9 32,124 331 38,383 1,431 0.307 0.0346
    Electricians 0 0 25 50,391 2,016 53,399 1,325 0.249 0.0357
    Painters and paperhangers 0 0 13 22,281 2,482 36,094 3,203 0.419 0.0749
    Sheet metal workers 3 0 6 45,652 1,249 45,572 2,295 0.279 0.0698
    Structural iron and steel workers 3 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
    All other constrution trades 0 1 52 36,302 558 40,723 621 0.302 0.0184
  Extraction workers 1 0 9 52,407 4,396 56,467 1,995 0.212 0.0562
 Installation, maintenance, and repair
    occupations
17 0 117 42,406 495 46,924 654 0.266 0.0133
  Supervisors 3 0 25 48,801 1,861 56,003 1,700 0.239 0.0464
  Aircraft mechanics and service 5 0 2 53,566 2,255 54,808 2,181 0.178 0.0709
  Auto, bus, truck, heavy equipment,
      mechanics
0 0 21 40,780 498 41,278 734 0.256 0.0242
  Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration
      mechanics and installers
2 0 6 42,468 2,229 46,736 1,417 0.216 0.0468
  Electrical power-line and telecommunications
      line installers and repairers
0 0 22 56,709 3,905 61,464 2,412 0.238 0.0555
  All other occupations 6 0 41 41,505 383 46,515 1,205 0.274 0.0222
Production, transportation, and material
  moving occupations
55 3 241 35,335 231 40,303 352 0.305 0.0085
 Production occupations 48 0 114 35,297 270 40,346 500 0.298 0.0114
  Supervisors 19 0 22 50,752 765 54,394 1,352 0.245 0.0322
  All other occupations 29 0 92 33,004 553 38,547 529 0.297 0.0122
 Transportation and material moving
    occupations
7 2 127 35,400 434 40,251 489 0.312 0.0127
  Supervisors 1 0 4 40,054 2,719 40,887 2,231 0.301 0.0657
  Aircraft pilots and flight engineers 4 0 37 96,762 14,535 121,534 9,292 0.338 0.0900
  Air traffic controllers and airfield
      operation specialists
0 0 6 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  Auto, bus, truck, ambulance, taxi drivers 0 0 48 40,455 326 41,751 572 0.273 0.0173
  Rail and subway workers 0 0 6 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  Ship captains and engineers 0 1 7 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B)
  All other transportation occupations 2 1 18 28,095 770 32,917 605 0.291 0.0194
Armed Forces 9 2 65 48,241 1,747 55,673 1,413 0.276 0.0338

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