Skip Main Navigation Skip To Navigation Content

Income

Skip top of page navigation
Census.govPeople and Households Income Main Income DataEarnings By Occupation and Education › Occupation - Delaware: Both Sexes

TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Delaware: Both Sexes

(Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)


                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates

21 to 74 years                                             388,895   $28,443      28.3     264,070   $35,060      30.5

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                             2,765   $73,191      62.2       2,355   $75,557      62.7
General and Operations Managers                              2,640   $50,635      48.7       2,265   $51,852      46.9
Legislators                                                     50   $43,194      51.0          30   $53,750      92.9
Advertising and Promotions Managers                            170   $38,875      49.7         155   $38,875      45.8
Marketing and Sales Managers                                 3,665   $50,884      65.3       2,860   $56,851      66.2
Public Relations Managers                                      100   $48,214      84.7          80   $53,594      93.8
Administrative Services Managers                               315   $53,365      44.2         300   $55,000      46.0
Computer and Information Systems Managers                    1,275   $63,088      62.1       1,145   $66,121      60.9
Financial Managers                                           4,975   $43,824      54.1       4,305   $47,238      55.1
Human Resources Managers                                     1,430   $45,337      42.4       1,170   $48,301      45.0
Industrial Production Managers                                 820   $60,163      56.8         740   $63,500      57.1
Purchasing Managers                                            580   $60,345      46.0         510   $61,379      47.0
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers             865   $42,697      27.9         765   $47,000      27.7
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                   570   $35,997      12.0         475   $36,801      13.1
Farmers and Ranchers                                           910   $16,500      10.5         550   $21,801      10.0
Construction Managers                                        2,135   $45,093      16.7       1,665   $50,176      16.6
Education Administrators                                     2,160   $46,250      76.5       1,625   $51,755      76.6
Engineering Managers                                           335   $77,500      88.1         305   $80,078      86.8
Food Service Managers                                        1,990   $27,691      23.3       1,425   $30,293      22.8
Funeral Directors                                               75   $60,341      26.0          75   $60,341      26.0
Gaming Managers                                                 55   $32,375      31.6          35   $60,417      50.0
Lodging Managers                                               435   $24,514      32.3         275   $29,620      39.9
Medical and Health Services Managers                         1,035   $39,741      43.7         850   $42,898      43.2
Natural Sciences Managers                                      135   $71,625      78.2          95   $81,786      80.2
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                            85   $53,304      40.2          75   $53,571      40.5
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   1,085   $27,393      32.4         750   $33,155      32.7
Social and Community Service Managers                        1,065   $34,617      66.1         845   $38,285      66.3
Managers, All Other                                          5,920   $50,260      51.0       5,000   $53,047      52.0

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                  65   $33,289      59.4          40   $35,000      84.2
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                     45   $24,028       6.4          30   $27,292      10.3
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products              445   $22,402      23.0         265   $35,000      25.2
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                                795   $38,036      35.7         670   $40,071      35.1
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              1,090   $31,575      24.3         910   $31,803      23.7
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                        435   $42,188      43.5         365   $47,143      45.9
Cost Estimators                                                435   $43,320      19.8         370   $43,711      17.3




TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          DELAWARE; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations
  Specialists                                                2,960   $35,115      44.5       2,170   $39,049      45.9
Logisticians                                                   100   $60,500      67.6          95   $61,250      74.2
Management Analysts                                          1,965   $50,435      73.6       1,345   $61,123      74.3
Meeting and Convention Planners                                 90   $26,726      29.7          55   $35,000      25.9
Other Business Operations Specialists                          715   $33,720      43.0         535   $38,292      41.2
Accountants and Auditors                                     5,910   $36,264      72.2       4,545   $40,446      73.0
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                        240   $36,250      46.9         165   $44,375      51.5
Budget Analysts                                                100   $43,438      77.6          85   $48,021      91.6
Credit Analysts                                              1,350   $33,644      34.1       1,120   $36,435      34.3
Financial Analysts                                             250   $32,391      68.1         225   $32,500      68.1
Personal Financial Advisors                                  1,160   $35,788      62.4         920   $37,984      61.9
Insurance Underwriters                                         185   $30,500      47.3         135   $31,875      57.9
Financial Examiners                                             30   $60,833      83.3          30   $60,833      83.3
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 1,015   $38,651      47.8         755   $42,647      54.2
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  125   $50,677      44.0         115   $51,146      47.4
Tax Preparers                                                  290   $16,786      36.6          70   $41,452      30.6
Financial Specialists, All Other                               320   $32,063      44.5         290   $38,317      47.8

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                       2,780   $50,816      57.2       2,180   $51,913      54.3
Computer Programmers                                         2,215   $52,500      59.6       1,775   $56,600      58.5
Computer Software Engineers                                  1,475   $62,825      76.9       1,180   $65,833      76.1
Computer Support Specialists                                 1,125   $44,241      44.0         930   $46,304      45.2
Database Administrators                                        360   $61,750      76.6         310   $60,333      75.0
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                    705   $46,458      42.8         615   $48,977      42.3
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts                740   $42,667      42.3         620   $44,438      38.8
Actuaries                                                      110   $73,281     100.0          85   $73,906     100.0
Mathematicians                                                   4  $102,500     100.0           4  $102,500     100.0
Operations Research Analysts                                   355   $45,515      50.3         245   $48,558      57.7
Statisticians                                                  165   $49,211     100.0         110   $57,857     100.0
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  40   $45,357      89.5          20   $46,875     100.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                       350   $39,152      69.5         295   $40,938      78.2
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                 50   $30,750      58.8          40   $32,857      50.0
Aerospace Engineers                                            185   $59,125      56.3         175   $59,875      58.2
Agricultural Engineers                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Biomedical Engineers                                            40   $60,547      34.1          40   $60,547      34.1
Chemical Engineers                                           1,055   $72,417      85.8         920   $74,719      85.6
Civil Engineers                                                865   $51,067      75.8         725   $51,843      75.7
Computer Hardware Engineers                                    170   $40,000      26.2         135   $41,100      27.6
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                            575   $62,639      67.7         480   $67,609      64.2
Environmental Engineers                                         85   $55,000      90.7          80   $55,313      90.1
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety              580   $55,000      74.7         500   $58,750      73.9
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                           35   $70,288      83.8          25   $71,346      76.9




TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          DELAWARE; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                             80   $45,781      82.1          50   $51,667     100.0
Mechanical Engineers                                           590   $60,799      64.5         445   $67,545      64.3
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Nuclear Engineers                                               45   $75,750      86.0          30   $75,500     100.0
Petroleum Engineers                                              4   $78,750     100.0           4   $78,750     100.0
Engineers, All Others                                          880   $52,402      71.5         655   $60,673      71.1
Drafters                                                       555   $37,587      20.9         400   $41,731      21.6
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     1,230   $40,585      15.1       1,055   $42,044      13.5
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                              300   $28,438       4.0         205   $32,197       0.0

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                                60   $35,625      90.2          40   $47,604      85.4
Biological Scientists                                          460   $42,202      97.6         385   $46,042      97.1
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                           20   $42,031      90.5          20   $42,031      90.5
Medical Scientists                                             355   $61,528     100.0         245   $81,563     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                      40  $134,375     100.0          40  $134,375     100.0
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                                 4   $11,250       0.0           0         .        .
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            1,255   $60,856      92.2       1,100   $65,597      92.2
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                     325   $40,964      86.9         250   $41,615      86.5
Physical Scientists, All Other                               1,265   $53,558      94.1         985   $61,150      94.0
Economists                                                      45   $90,588     100.0          35   $69,821     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                      305   $63,050      87.5         225   $71,806      87.4
Psychologists                                                  390   $41,316     100.0         205   $47,137     100.0
Sociologists                                                     4   $41,250     100.0           4   $41,250     100.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                     20   $49,750      44.4          20   $49,750      44.4
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers             85   $28,942      91.6          60   $30,234      88.5
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      105   $36,125      29.5         105   $36,125      29.5
Biological Technicians                                          75   $11,667      29.7          15   $33,333      21.4
Chemical Technicians                                         1,620   $47,908      25.6       1,390   $48,385      26.6
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           105   $52,321       0.0          90   $61,786       0.0
Nuclear Technicians                                             20   $75,125       0.0          20   $75,125       0.0
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians           755   $41,707      23.0         545   $45,450      19.3

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   2,310   $28,985      68.2       1,575   $30,652      65.2
Social Workers                                               2,340   $29,755      62.3       1,725   $31,470      64.5
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists                 980   $28,254      49.9         650   $31,065      48.2
Clergy                                                       1,020   $30,539      72.5         705   $35,602      68.7
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                   80   $35,147      81.7          25   $48,839     100.0
Religious Workers, All Other                                   235   $30,871      70.0         170   $34,375      76.2

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                      2,240   $75,680      98.7       1,815   $77,283      99.1
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                255   $51,625      81.7         230   $53,056      86.2
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              1,130   $30,795      52.3         870   $33,994      49.9
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                            670   $24,872      26.0         450   $29,816      23.7




TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                      
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          DELAWARE; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates

  EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND LIBRARY OCCUPATIONS
Postsecondary Teachers                                       4,110   $36,250      89.2       2,490   $50,780      93.3
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                          1,610   $13,337      41.1         760   $21,274      43.1
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                        8,735   $37,205      92.2       6,835   $40,578      95.2
Secondary School Teachers                                    2,350   $37,207      95.8       1,970   $40,008      96.5
Special Education Teachers                                     650   $35,643      91.4         510   $38,156      93.9
Other Teachers and Instructors                               1,345   $12,830      64.3         410   $30,489      64.6
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   190   $32,875      89.9         145   $35,662      93.7
Librarians                                                     525   $34,145      90.1         295   $45,240      94.9
Library Technicians                                            150    $6,458      14.9          45   $19,167      13.6
Teacher Assistants                                           2,115   $13,087      16.0         495   $16,347       5.6
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 190   $37,361      72.1          90   $37,361      66.3

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                    415   $25,195      52.3         240   $36,250      54.4
Designers                                                    1,690   $28,190      30.0       1,150   $32,843      29.0
Actors                                                          55   $20,556      68.5           0         .        .
Producers and Directors                                        230   $32,566      56.7         175   $35,938      61.1
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers                 565   $26,814      49.5         305   $35,104      58.4
Dancers and Choreographers                                      55   $30,417       0.0          15   $30,278       0.0
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                         310   $21,129      52.3         125   $33,958      33.3
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                            55   $41,618      38.9          45   $42,206      45.7
Announcers                                                      90   $26,875      45.6          50   $38,482      59.6
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                   205   $37,391      64.6         130   $50,625      75.6
Public Relations Specialists                                   425   $35,560      56.5         300   $39,583      55.7
Editors                                                        370   $29,800      73.9         250   $38,043      76.4
Technical Writers                                              230   $43,958      71.0         160   $57,500      74.7
Writers and Authors                                            255   $26,518      86.4         130   $40,217      92.4
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  150   $19,250      55.0          50   $30,833      66.0
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                              120   $36,333       0.0         110   $37,250       0.0
Photographers                                                  220   $26,133      41.6         145   $33,472      39.2
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                         75   $22,386      58.9          45   $30,833      65.9
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                   70   $85,446      97.2          25   $91,094     100.0
Dentists                                                       305  $104,318     100.0         180  $150,588     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                   300   $29,615      63.4         200   $38,500      61.4
Optometrists                                                   110   $66,250     100.0          95   $73,958     100.0
Pharmacists                                                    575   $61,453      88.7         470   $64,861      91.7
Physicians and Surgeons                                      2,015  $117,446      98.5       1,520  $130,745      98.6
Physician Assistants                                           150   $45,625      61.5         135   $47,083      57.5




TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          DELAWARE; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                     20   $75,250     100.0          15   $77,250     100.0
Registered Nurses                                            8,070   $40,301      53.9       4,950   $44,510      51.5
Audiologists                                                    30   $23,611      46.9          10   $23,750       0.0
Occupational Therapists                                        165   $37,303      95.2          90   $47,031      97.8
Physical Therapists                                            520   $37,813      87.3         285   $46,607      83.4
Radiation Therapists                                            30   $40,250      51.7          15   $46,875      46.2
Recreational Therapists                                         45   $27,639      46.7          30   $29,583      48.4
Respiratory Therapists                                         215   $41,250      17.4         155   $42,763      23.7
Speech-Language Pathologists                                   175   $48,788      96.6          40   $48,482     100.0
Therapists, All Others                                         330   $31,105      64.2         245   $31,890      62.9
Veterinarians                                                  170   $64,375      96.4         100   $69,583      94.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                     35   $24,464      37.8          30   $24,286      30.0
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   1,095   $28,333      52.7         655   $36,105      48.2
Dental Hygienists                                              355   $31,898      30.3         135   $45,464      33.1
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians               615   $31,923       6.5         390   $37,130       8.7
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                   255   $31,731      11.4         210   $36,375      11.4
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                  880   $21,023      14.6         575   $25,122      12.1
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses            1,440   $25,813       6.6         855   $30,697       7.1
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians             245   $16,496      17.6         100   $20,078      17.6
Opticians, Dispensing                                          135   $23,333      14.7          85   $27,130      16.3
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians             245   $41,211      31.7         205   $41,683      32.2
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                  240   $30,694      64.0         150   $36,029      65.1

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                  4,245   $19,092       7.6       2,455   $21,671       7.3
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                     45   $14,821       0.0           4   $29,688       0.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        155   $30,167      19.9         115   $32,333       9.5
Massage Therapists                                             115   $20,724      31.0          80   $21,071      41.3
Dental Assistants                                              505   $21,250       8.1         300   $28,816       8.1
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                 1,525   $20,233       7.1         895   $25,866       9.5

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     145   $45,165      21.0         115   $45,426      25.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                   195   $43,618      18.7         185   $44,145      19.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                            70   $35,000       8.8          55   $46,339      11.3
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other             385   $30,872      30.2         315   $32,361      31.2
Fire Fighters                                                  445   $46,167       6.1         405   $47,564       6.7
Fire Inspectors                                                150   $41,806      23.0         150   $41,806      23.0
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   1,285   $31,078       6.9       1,185   $31,115       6.7
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                          280   $34,313      48.4         250   $34,327      42.2
Fish and Game Wardens                                            4   $63,750     100.0           4   $63,750     100.0




TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          DELAWARE; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                     25   $28,015       0.0           0         .        .
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           1,640   $42,927      38.7       1,475   $43,715      37.3
Transit and Railroad Police                                     15   $12,361      52.9          10   $56,250       0.0
Animal Control Workers                                           4   $18,750       0.0           0         .        .
Private Detectives and Investigators                           205   $25,865      34.8         165   $26,506      30.7
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             3,050   $20,606      11.1       1,980   $25,063      13.4
Crossing Guards                                                335   $11,281       3.9          55   $30,156      14.3
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                150    $3,445      22.8          15   $11,250       0.0

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         1,205   $23,795       6.5         870   $28,317       7.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        1,205   $21,208       9.7         850   $25,525      11.2
Cooks                                                        3,885   $15,058       4.1       2,060   $19,405       4.7
Food Preparation Workers                                     1,310   $10,162       6.2         440   $16,646       8.1
Bartenders                                                     890   $15,000      11.1         360   $19,440      12.6
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                          775   $11,667       2.7         340   $16,548       0.6
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                  335    $9,384       6.9         100   $15,227       7.0
Waiters and Waitresses                                       4,215   $10,870       7.7       1,370   $16,411       9.1
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                    405   $12,370       1.7         160   $17,415       0.0
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                      570    $8,513       2.8         140   $17,097       4.9
Dishwashers                                                    540   $10,354       0.0         265   $12,893       0.0
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                         305    $7,277       4.0          80   $12,000       0.0
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                      4   $36,250       0.0           4   $36,250       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                           625   $25,425      11.3         465   $28,944      13.1
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                          465   $31,324      18.5         360   $35,625      14.7
Janitors and Building Cleaners                               5,570   $18,750       2.9       3,345   $22,371       3.0
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                              2,840   $11,807       1.5       1,190   $16,309       3.2
Pest Control Workers                                           150   $29,219      11.9         105   $33,571      17.0
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                  2,385   $15,594       8.3       1,070   $21,570       3.8

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              160   $21,823      32.7         115   $28,000      30.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                      345   $20,577      19.7         230   $28,875      23.2
Animal Trainers                                                235   $22,829       5.6         165   $25,313       8.0
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                      395   $16,384      13.2         175   $24,167      22.7




TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          DELAWARE; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 135   $15,573       5.1          75   $18,542       0.0
Motion Picture Projectionists                                    0         .        .            0         .        .
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                      80    $6,000       5.0          20   $13,750       0.0
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                      280    $7,121      19.0          55   $25,441      10.7
Funeral Service Workers                                         75   $29,375       3.9          55   $35,352       5.5
Barbers                                                        280   $14,664       7.6         120   $20,536       8.3
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists               1,870   $16,901       4.7         945   $23,068       4.3
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                      175   $15,114      13.9          90   $20,536       5.6
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                       45    $9,107      10.6           4   $16,250       0.0
Tour and Travel Guides                                         225    $4,837      44.4          10   $31,250     100.0
Transportation Attendants                                      290   $25,223      23.7         115   $27,391      14.0
Child Care Workers                                           4,095   $11,877      10.0       1,965   $17,170       8.0
Personal and Home Care Aides                                   330   $12,039       7.0         140   $20,833       0.0
Recreation and Fitness Workers                                 760   $17,411      30.0         365   $28,958      31.1
Residential Advisors                                           250   $17,692      25.0          95   $30,720      30.9
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   150   $14,113       0.0          95   $15,956       0.0

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    8,755   $28,813      19.8       7,005   $31,619      20.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    2,320   $38,854      36.8       1,900   $41,454      38.5
Cashiers                                                     6,380   $10,801       7.4       2,110   $18,374       8.8
Counter and Rental Clerks                                      445   $14,455       2.0         255   $23,242       3.5
Parts Salespersons                                             295   $26,629       2.0         240   $27,917       2.5
Retail Salespersons                                          8,700   $16,291      14.1       3,980   $27,394      12.6
Advertising Sales Agents                                       395   $33,438      43.1         325   $34,414      43.3
Insurance Sales Agents                                       1,450   $30,466      36.0       1,040   $36,250      36.6
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                                 990   $41,042      53.3         830   $45,424      52.4
Travel Agents                                                  295   $21,094      26.4         170   $26,618      16.9
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                   1,415   $37,310      40.0       1,045   $46,310      43.1
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing           3,075   $42,192      44.1       2,525   $45,549      44.4
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   120    $6,528      41.3          25   $34,375      40.7
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         1,900   $32,394      34.9       1,145   $43,603      38.7
Sales Engineers                                                 75   $61,100      78.9          75   $61,100      78.9
Telemarketers                                                  780    $7,708      12.3         175   $25,982      16.9
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                          360   $13,021      12.5         120   $26,250      20.5
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                           530   $29,866      36.7         295   $38,813      40.4

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                               5,915   $33,958      25.4       4,750   $36,019      24.7
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service             220   $17,060       2.3         135   $19,554       3.7




TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          DELAWARE; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                            195   $16,901       9.2          85   $35,000      20.9
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                    40   $12,031       0.0          20   $37,625       0.0
Bill and Account Collectors                                  1,340   $24,839      11.8         820   $29,271      13.2
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             1,565   $23,769       9.5       1,125   $26,009       9.6
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                 5,300   $24,027      10.8       3,295   $28,365      10.7
Gaming Cage Workers                                              4   $11,250       0.0           0         .        .
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                                 630   $27,153      10.8         470   $30,895       8.1
Procurement Clerks                                             185   $29,671       5.4         115   $39,597       0.0
Tellers                                                      1,135   $20,168       5.4         675   $22,327       3.7
Brokerage Clerks                                                15   $40,313       0.0          15   $40,313       0.0
Correspondence Clerks                                          155   $25,542      27.1         105   $27,042      19.6
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           300   $22,500      15.2         275   $22,486      12.1
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                        650   $26,310      12.1         510   $28,750      12.7
Customer Service Representatives                             8,490   $25,262      15.6       5,580   $28,520      15.2
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                   50   $27,431      23.5          50   $27,917      20.4
File Clerks                                                  1,225   $18,662      13.1         700   $24,564      14.4
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                           225   $11,700       8.5          90   $14,100       0.0
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                       535    $6,852      26.6         105   $27,024      25.0
Library Assistants, Clerical                                   355    $8,750      25.6         140   $27,100      18.1
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                   300   $27,927      26.5         235   $29,787      30.4
New Account Clerks                                              65   $29,583      40.9          40   $36,071      55.3
Order Clerks                                                   340   $21,233       6.5         215   $26,065       3.3
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                  120   $30,375      20.2         105   $30,625      23.3
Receptionists and Information Clerks                         3,200   $16,078       7.6       1,625   $21,712       7.9
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                                260   $25,541      28.6         160   $26,381      35.0
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                       220   $23,929      19.4         165   $26,950      16.8
Cargo and Freight Agents                                        75   $40,208      13.0          50   $40,556      19.2
Couriers and Messengers                                        685   $25,176       9.5         425   $30,093      15.3
Dispatchers                                                    800   $30,100       9.9         630   $31,600      11.0
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       115   $33,203       0.0          90   $40,714       0.0
Postal Service Clerks                                          510   $39,564      22.0         395   $40,380      17.9
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 1,025   $38,093      11.8         795   $40,596      13.9
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                                 515   $37,031       8.0         425   $37,736       9.7
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  1,140   $33,192      28.0         855   $37,454      24.4
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      1,500   $22,628       6.7         995   $29,813       8.4
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                               3,200   $19,615       5.8       1,915   $24,744       5.1
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                                305   $29,183       7.9         210   $29,087      11.5
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                   12,965   $24,738      11.4       8,850   $28,069       9.8
Computer Operators                                             945   $30,053      23.7         640   $36,123      20.2
Data Entry Keyers                                            2,015   $18,701       9.2       1,150   $22,876       8.2
Word Processors and Typists                                    465   $19,052       6.3         260   $22,941       4.6
Desktop Publishers                                              20   $32,500       0.0          20   $32,500       0.0
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                  845   $25,754      17.6         615   $26,454      15.4




TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          DELAWARE; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except
  Postal Service                                               795   $15,159       8.9         410   $21,818       7.1
Office Clerks, General                                       3,730   $19,360      10.0       2,055   $25,277      10.5
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      325   $21,458       8.0         265   $22,340       4.9
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                   25   $21,146      72.0          10   $30,417     100.0
Statistical Assistants                                         115   $26,477      31.6          75   $29,653      28.6
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         2,205   $28,005      25.2       1,545   $30,948      24.7

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         215   $30,417      19.7         155   $32,708      26.9
Agricultural Inspectors                                         50   $29,211      10.4          40   $29,803      12.8
Animal Breeders                                                 55   $29,722       0.0          35   $32,500       0.0
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     100   $15,333       3.0          60   $18,409       5.0
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                           1,130   $18,185       7.5         685   $21,119       7.6
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                            130   $20,833       5.4          40   $36,458      17.1
Hunters and Trappers                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Forest and Conservation Workers                                 50   $21,250       5.8          15   $40,938      18.8
Logging Workers                                                 65   $21,071       0.0          30   $42,188       0.0

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                              3,120   $37,909       7.9       2,575   $40,459       8.8
Boilermakers                                                   105   $45,208      15.4          65   $42,500      12.1
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                      835   $27,133       1.8         460   $30,819       0.0
Carpenters                                                   4,285   $25,949       3.5       2,860   $29,592       2.3
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers                545   $26,528       5.7         350   $31,071       6.0
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                      175   $27,125       7.3          80   $29,583      16.0
Contruction Laborers                                         2,605   $21,851       3.2       1,560   $26,661       2.8
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators              50   $17,083       0.0          25   $16,458       0.0
Pile-Driver Operators                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                    870   $29,479       1.3         635   $30,060       0.9
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                       395   $25,341       1.8         250   $24,779       2.8
Electricians                                                 2,555   $36,851       2.2       2,075   $39,397       2.6
Glaziers                                                        85   $17,361       2.4          40   $11,667       0.0
Insulation Workers                                             340   $30,283       4.1         275   $30,677       5.1
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                       1,800   $20,777       5.6       1,070   $25,913       3.5
Paperhangers                                                   105   $29,219       0.0          55   $23,750       0.0
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters          2,140   $36,465       5.2       1,635   $38,359       4.9
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                    80   $22,813       0.0          40   $12,273       0.0
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                        30   $32,656       0.0          30   $32,656       0.0
Roofers                                                        595   $19,250       8.4         455   $20,668       8.8
Sheet Metal Workers                                            610   $34,602       0.0         480   $36,071       0.0
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                              175   $36,354       0.0         130   $39,722       0.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                   185   $21,146       0.0         105   $23,654       0.0
Construction and Building Inspectors                           235   $39,632      20.7         210   $39,412      15.9
Elevator Installers and Repairers                               95   $76,728      10.3          80   $77,250      12.3


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          DELAWARE; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                  50   $38,000      14.6          25   $53,750      28.0
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            145   $29,886       6.9          95   $38,973      10.3
Highway Maintenance Workers                                    160   $22,721       0.0         120   $23,235       0.0
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                     10   $35,625       0.0          10   $35,625       0.0
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                    10   $20,500       0.0           4   $18,750       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                  35   $18,125       0.0          15   $24,018       0.0
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                               50   $23,500       0.0          35   $22,917       0.0
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                       0         .        .            0         .        .
Mining Machine Operators                                        10   $16,563       0.0          10   $16,563       0.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Other Extraction Workers                                        20   $66,250       0.0          20   $66,250       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   1,285   $41,202      14.4       1,080   $41,998      15.8
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                    905   $31,563      18.8         710   $34,917      15.5
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                545   $46,516      12.5         475   $48,041      12.7
Avionics Technicians                                            45   $29,917       0.0          30   $34,688       0.0
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers              95   $31,853       0.0          60   $40,208       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                       30   $44,833       0.0          15   $68,750       0.0
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                     220   $82,589       5.9         195   $84,643       6.6
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                 95   $26,250       0.0          65   $40,217       0.0
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                     145   $36,488       8.4         100   $35,667      11.8
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                     645   $41,152       9.8         615   $41,103      10.0
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                          570   $32,027       0.0         420   $36,508       0.0
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                       10   $21,250       0.0          10   $21,250       0.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                 2,925   $30,319       0.7       2,350   $31,821       0.8
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                  615   $32,407       5.2         530   $33,917       6.0
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                    535   $36,675       5.6         505   $36,816       5.0
Small Engine Mechanics                                         140   $23,125       4.3          90   $27,986       0.0
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                    180   $22,981       0.0         135   $24,327       0.0


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          DELAWARE; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                      85   $31,875       0.0          70   $31,667       0.0
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                   1,125   $32,110       2.5         875   $34,233       1.8
Home Appliance Repairers                                       155   $35,492       0.0         140   $35,759       0.0
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                1,370   $39,661       4.5       1,135   $41,917       4.8
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                      1,375   $27,558       1.7       1,090   $29,293       1.4
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                  40   $29,271      23.1          20   $41,111      45.0
Millwrights                                                    275   $52,969       6.5         225   $56,917       3.6
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers                 260   $52,455       0.0         215   $54,688       0.0
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers               440   $40,790       8.6         410   $40,882       9.3
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                   215   $41,250       0.5         170   $41,736       0.6
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    115   $35,000       9.6          95   $38,984       0.0
Commercial Divers                                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  105   $37,625       9.6          75   $38,500      13.2
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers                80   $28,846       0.0          55   $48,125       0.0
Riggers                                                          0         .        .            0         .        .
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                                4   $50,750       0.0           4   $50,750       0.0
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          10   $35,000      50.0           0         .        .
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers            550   $26,625       6.4         410   $31,382       2.2

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                          3,580   $37,831      18.4       3,125   $40,284      18.4
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                     4   $31,458      85.7           4   $31,458      85.7
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                   185   $25,592       0.0         155   $27,404       0.0
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                            35   $21,719      14.3          30   $22,500      16.7
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                        70   $35,938       0.0          55   $35,313       0.0
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                     3,805   $33,210       4.5       2,740   $40,260       4.4
Bakers                                                         290   $17,188       6.2         160   $20,625       0.0
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    1,070   $17,162       4.2         735   $20,188       2.6
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                          4   $51,250       0.0           4   $51,250       0.0
Food Batchmakers                                               100   $22,000       0.0          65   $38,750       0.0
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      15   $14,531       0.0           4   $16,250       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                      45   $35,208      17.0          25   $35,208      29.6
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                60   $29,671       0.0          50   $29,145       0.0
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                      90   $28,438       0.0          65   $30,060       0.0


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          DELAWARE; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 4    $1,250       0.0           0         .        .
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                  70   $25,977       0.0          35   $25,714       0.0
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                25   $34,531       0.0          25   $34,531       0.0
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    20   $26,250       0.0          20   $26,250       0.0
Machinists                                                     770   $38,523       2.5         595   $40,010       1.7
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                    35   $27,727       0.0          35   $27,727       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic               45   $31,563       0.0          30   $31,458       0.0
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    70   $25,833       0.0          45   $26,667       0.0
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             70   $31,250       0.0          65   $31,691       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                             80   $56,528       0.0          80   $56,528       0.0
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                      1,130   $30,116       0.0         760   $31,958       0.0
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                15   $48,295       0.0          15   $48,295       0.0
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                               4   $28,750       0.0           4   $28,750       0.0
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    20   $31,667       0.0          15   $30,694       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 1,055   $26,771       1.0         855   $30,919       1.3
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                 95   $19,886       0.0          60   $40,667       0.0
Job Printers                                                   105   $21,895       3.9          90   $22,298       4.5
Prepress Technicians and Workers                               220   $28,214      16.5         145   $35,250      13.0
Printing Machine Operators                                     355   $37,386       3.9         245   $39,522       0.0
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                               560   $15,031       5.4         370   $18,007       8.1
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials              220   $14,737       4.5          85   $16,950       0.0
Sewing Machine Operators                                       385   $18,571       1.6         250   $18,690       0.4
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                          20   $50,250       0.0          20   $50,250       0.0
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                               230   $11,181       8.7         120   $20,500      12.7
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                       45    $4,242       0.0          15   $73,750       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                       25   $19,583       0.0          15   $43,462       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                        35   $12,875      45.7          20   $14,875       0.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              100   $41,406       8.0          90   $42,109       8.8
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                            4   $51,250       0.0           4   $51,250       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                 4   $51,250     100.0           4   $51,250     100.0
Upholsterers                                                    85   $25,250       0.0          60   $27,333       0.0
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other            55   $15,833      14.3          25   $25,250       0.0


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          DELAWARE; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                             110   $25,000      20.5          95   $27,083      15.5
Furniture Finishers                                             90    $6,429      17.8          35   $22,083       5.7
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood            40   $16,953       0.0          30   $17,266       0.0
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                 30   $26,667       9.4          30   $26,667       9.4
Woodworkers, All Other                                         145   $25,125       7.0         115   $25,125       5.2
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           280   $63,750       8.3         230   $66,161      10.0
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                      200   $47,794      21.5         175   $48,088      21.0
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                      265   $36,076      12.8         265   $36,047      12.9
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       250   $40,750      14.8         225   $44,107      11.5
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                  675   $48,428       6.2         600   $48,542       7.0
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                      290   $40,510       7.2         240   $40,332       8.8
Cutting Workers                                                140   $32,697       0.0         115   $29,444       0.0
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                               75   $17,067       0.0          60   $30,234       0.0
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                       60   $27,500       0.0          35   $90,298       0.0
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers          2,260   $27,778      10.0       1,635   $31,811      10.3
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                   45   $23,393       0.0          25   $24,107       0.0
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians          220   $29,500      13.5         150   $31,905      19.7
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          1,225   $14,982       3.8         710   $18,694       3.9
Painting Workers                                               385   $22,188       1.3         315   $30,577       1.6
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                       95   $20,089      29.9          65   $33,125      37.5
Semiconductor Processors                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders              75   $24,706       0.0          70   $25,208       0.0
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                         25   $24,500       0.0          25   $24,500       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders             0         .        .            0         .        .
Etchers and Engravers                                           10   $34,107       0.0          10   $34,107       0.0
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                       40   $24,479       0.0          30   $30,000       0.0
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders            85   $19,000       0.0          75   $20,556       0.0
Tire Builders                                                    0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers-Production Workers                                     120   $27,045      12.7          90   $28,462      12.0
Production Workers, All Other                                4,235   $26,603       1.7       3,105   $31,259       1.7

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                      795   $36,004      19.3         670   $37,068      20.3
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                           365   $57,109      83.7         245   $52,065      85.2
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                   55   $50,625      18.2          45   $51,625      21.3


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          DELAWARE; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency
  Medical Technicians                                           10   $16,250       0.0          10   $16,250       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  2,340   $15,145       5.7         670   $24,245       4.6
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                       9,365   $27,657       2.3       6,330   $31,613       2.0
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                     415   $16,198       9.8         235   $19,929       8.2
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                              35   $41,875       5.7           4   $41,250     100.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                             140   $52,440      15.6         140   $52,440      15.6
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                    25   $27,143       0.0          15   $26,250       0.0
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                            135   $50,329       0.0         100   $50,921       0.0
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                       40   $43,542       0.0          35   $37,422       0.0
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      125   $19,609       0.0          80   $18,854       0.0
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                           150   $53,438      34.7          95   $54,688      21.3
Ship Engineers                                                  20   $66,250       0.0          20   $66,250       0.0
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                         20   $30,694       0.0          15   $31,389       0.0
Parking Lot Attendants                                         165   $21,750       0.0         100   $30,000       0.0
Service Station Attendants                                     175   $19,375       0.0         105   $24,602       0.0
Transportation Inspectors                                      245   $40,612       7.8         195   $40,609       4.1
Other Transportation Workers                                    30   $34,688      20.0          25   $42,857       0.0
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  70    $8,472       8.8          25   $51,458       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                      220   $35,643       4.5         180   $35,259       5.5
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators              165   $26,563       5.5         115   $30,859       7.8
Hoist and Winch Operators                                        0         .        .            0         .        .
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                       1,575   $25,619       1.2       1,135   $30,011       1.7
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                            930   $19,702       3.9         585   $21,818       1.7
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                       4,285   $20,088       2.4       2,550   $24,591       2.1
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                  85   $11,786       8.1          50   $18,750      14.3
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  1,265   $14,789       2.4         665   $19,435       3.1
Pumping Station Operators                                       35   $50,313       0.0          30   $50,833       0.0
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                     190   $22,214       0.0         170   $25,547       0.0
Shuttle Car Operators                                           25    $7,857       0.0           0         .        .
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                               10   $77,857       0.0          10   $77,857       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                             255   $21,895      13.2         180   $23,843       9.4

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: June 03, 2010