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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Florida: 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                                           7,369,435   $23,964      25.1   4,788,230   $29,961      27.1

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            79,035   $71,156      52.9      64,545   $76,651      53.6
General and Operations Managers                             60,345   $47,108      39.8      51,635   $50,031      40.0
Legislators                                                    445   $39,238      59.7         255   $51,875      63.0
Advertising and Promotions Managers                          3,395   $39,280      63.0       2,660   $41,993      61.2
Marketing and Sales Managers                                66,560   $44,106      50.3      51,880   $50,371      50.7
Public Relations Managers                                    2,960   $41,083      62.9       2,285   $47,018      62.1
Administrative Services Managers                             4,775   $37,275      35.4       3,900   $40,938      37.4
Computer and Information Systems Managers                   13,545   $59,102      57.6      11,755   $61,588      58.4
Financial Managers                                          54,865   $41,812      48.8      45,050   $45,376      49.7
Human Resources Managers                                    26,420   $36,143      37.8      20,825   $40,102      39.7
Industrial Production Managers                              12,435   $41,924      32.1      10,495   $45,056      32.3
Purchasing Managers                                         11,045   $41,593      44.0       9,440   $44,216      43.6
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers          15,935   $31,157      19.2      13,080   $33,177      19.3
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                 7,415   $29,495      21.0       5,300   $34,413      22.3
Farmers and Ranchers                                         7,900   $16,336      18.4       4,540   $22,114      19.7
Construction Managers                                       43,515   $44,701      26.4      35,400   $48,271      27.2
Education Administrators                                    35,485   $41,622      71.5      25,060   $46,847      73.5
Engineering Managers                                         6,875   $67,912      65.9       5,765   $71,146      67.0
Food Service Managers                                       46,400   $27,834      19.9      34,480   $31,009      20.3
Funeral Directors                                            2,095   $35,228      22.4       1,575   $40,124      21.9
Gaming Managers                                              1,920   $34,753      37.2       1,515   $36,547      37.1
Lodging Managers                                            12,775   $28,258      29.0       9,020   $31,279      30.0
Medical and Health Services Managers                        23,540   $39,393      49.5      18,790   $42,256      49.5
Natural Sciences Managers                                      560   $58,611      89.6         455   $73,958      93.7
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                         1,075   $50,917      23.5         940   $52,160      23.3
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                  33,735   $30,090      29.5      24,095   $32,228      30.3
Social and Community Service Managers                       10,820   $31,858      59.6       8,065   $36,179      62.7
Managers, All Other                                        104,185   $41,666      40.9      82,995   $46,506      41.3

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                               2,555   $26,949      40.3       1,495   $35,882      45.7
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    705   $36,184      24.9         500   $37,500      24.1
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products           13,865   $25,425      24.0       8,590   $30,916      25.5
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                             12,170   $30,262      27.2       9,635   $31,795      26.8
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                             19,985   $31,463      36.3      15,800   $33,751      37.1
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      5,945   $31,848      40.8       4,735   $35,282      43.1
Cost Estimators                                              6,390   $36,738      23.5       5,170   $40,192      23.2





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.)

          FLORIDA; 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                                               45,665   $31,124      42.4      33,955   $33,913      41.9
Logisticians                                                 1,970   $40,036      45.4       1,630   $42,385      46.9
Management Analysts                                         30,200   $42,049      64.0      19,260   $50,847      63.7
Meeting and Convention Planners                              1,910   $30,154      43.4       1,275   $35,030      41.0
Other Business Operations Specialists                       14,055   $26,447      28.9       9,875   $29,901      29.0
Accountants and Auditors                                    91,140   $32,691      65.6      66,675   $37,463      66.2
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      6,650   $35,636      47.4       5,070   $40,567      48.3
Budget Analysts                                              1,890   $40,423      58.2       1,655   $41,083      59.7
Credit Analysts                                              2,305   $27,267      36.4       1,760   $30,369      36.9
Financial Analysts                                           2,960   $41,730      62.2       1,820   $51,047      63.0
Personal Financial Advisors                                 16,945   $45,017      67.7      12,345   $51,608      67.7
Insurance Underwriters                                       3,910   $32,194      37.8       3,130   $33,731      38.0
Financial Examiners                                            630   $37,414      69.8         545   $40,288      72.5
Loan Counselors and Officers                                18,955   $34,340      34.6      14,855   $36,603      35.7
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                4,585   $30,820      46.0       3,935   $31,653      45.8
Tax Preparers                                                6,135   $10,989      43.2       1,860   $30,086      45.3
Financial Specialists, All Other                             3,050   $29,808      31.6       2,310   $32,157      35.3

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                      30,700   $43,867      52.0      24,045   $47,731      51.6
Computer Programmers                                        29,110   $45,975      56.1      22,650   $50,320      57.1
Computer Software Engineers                                 27,840   $54,329      69.5      22,350   $57,434      69.8
Computer Support Specialists                                18,805   $31,983      33.1      13,945   $36,203      34.3
Database Administrators                                      3,220   $43,804      63.3       2,530   $48,676      62.6
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  9,300   $39,934      38.5       7,400   $41,391      37.7
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts             14,740   $37,113      43.5      10,950   $41,816      43.6
Actuaries                                                      465   $65,848      97.0         350   $76,750      98.3
Mathematicians                                                  45   $52,500      79.5          40   $54,000      76.3
Operations Research Analysts                                 5,075   $40,772      61.7       3,860   $45,264      61.5
Statisticians                                                  605   $32,692      70.6         440   $34,556      72.4
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                 175   $26,188      72.9         135   $33,092      74.5

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                    10,065   $43,672      80.6       7,620   $49,141      82.6
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists              1,860   $35,907      67.3       1,385   $42,103      65.4
Aerospace Engineers                                          6,845   $59,594      78.0       5,745   $60,888      79.5
Agricultural Engineers                                          65   $26,938     100.0          55   $27,438     100.0
Biomedical Engineers                                           310   $53,571      60.7         245   $53,750      54.3
Chemical Engineers                                           1,080   $55,867      83.7         820   $58,900      87.7
Civil Engineers                                             14,570   $50,014      75.6      11,930   $51,923      75.6
Computer Hardware Engineers                                  2,580   $47,831      52.6       2,090   $51,310      55.9
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                         13,615   $56,056      71.0      11,570   $58,866      71.4
Environmental Engineers                                      1,800   $46,854      84.8       1,515   $49,375      85.0
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            6,090   $45,330      56.3       5,070   $48,203      57.6
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                          710   $51,821      62.6         460   $56,667      72.4





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.)

          FLORIDA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            610   $50,045      55.5         525   $53,462      59.9
Mechanical Engineers                                         8,140   $50,432      60.2       6,640   $52,609      60.3
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                             245   $51,395      68.0         200   $52,093      61.0
Nuclear Engineers                                              315   $75,395      78.3         270   $76,447      76.9
Petroleum Engineers                                             80   $42,031      62.8          40   $73,214      66.7
Engineers, All Others                                       13,625   $52,212      72.1      11,260   $55,658      72.2
Drafters                                                    11,390   $28,916      18.4       8,290   $31,810      16.0
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                    23,025   $35,183      12.9      18,430   $37,557      12.1
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                            6,695   $26,472       3.2       5,255   $28,420       2.3

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                             1,320   $31,278      62.7       1,030   $34,316      62.3
Biological Scientists                                        4,215   $32,348      91.9       3,375   $35,644      94.0
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          750   $41,147      83.0         655   $42,449      83.6
Medical Scientists                                           1,560   $38,958     100.0       1,095   $43,806     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                     570   $60,932      87.8         455   $65,729      87.9
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                               505   $59,896      79.5         390   $60,246      81.8
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            2,715   $35,990      86.1       2,020   $37,737      86.8
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                   3,800   $39,951      84.5       3,075   $41,688      86.3
Physical Scientists, All Other                               3,570   $32,421      97.3       2,565   $39,879      98.4
Economists                                                     625   $50,417     100.0         455   $52,368     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                    4,270   $32,824      57.8       2,800   $39,124      59.6
Psychologists                                                7,485   $37,686      98.8       4,125   $45,819      98.8
Sociologists                                                   150   $38,051      82.0         130   $38,453      85.5
Urban and Regional Planners                                  1,525   $44,257      90.0       1,325   $46,042      90.6
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers          1,735   $25,786      75.5       1,080   $31,505      74.9
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                    1,400   $21,271      11.9         970   $25,799       9.6
Biological Technicians                                         575   $20,799      36.8         330   $30,000      30.4
Chemical Technicians                                         2,150   $30,458      20.4       1,665   $32,296      18.5
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           280   $34,659      16.0         195   $41,964      12.4
Nuclear Technicians                                            170   $49,479      12.9         135   $53,625       4.4
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         5,365   $23,118      33.2       3,170   $31,184      32.2

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                  30,355   $26,889      73.4      17,120   $29,372      73.2
Social Workers                                              28,330   $26,304      74.7      20,060   $27,741      74.6
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists              15,340   $26,325      56.1      11,390   $28,043      60.5
Clergy                                                      19,110   $28,270      69.9      13,995   $32,229      72.8
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                2,815   $23,084      54.7       1,745   $28,782      61.9
Religious Workers, All Other                                 5,195   $17,128      45.0       2,795   $25,287      46.4

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                     47,670   $68,406      99.9      37,440   $76,465      99.9
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers              2,905   $56,733      76.1       2,330   $68,750      74.0
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                             23,465   $30,466      28.0      17,235   $32,186      25.2
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                         14,180   $26,805      27.0       9,375   $30,782      21.8





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.)

          FLORIDA; 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                                      50,960   $31,925      87.9      31,405   $43,467      88.0
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                         26,330   $12,081      27.8      15,720   $15,301      26.5
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                      160,525   $30,793      91.6     122,795   $32,858      94.2
Secondary School Teachers                                   34,140   $32,538      93.4      27,365   $35,781      95.3
Special Education Teachers                                   5,790   $29,738      88.0       4,725   $31,339      90.4
Other Teachers and Instructors                              25,150   $16,289      47.5      10,165   $28,760      46.7
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                 1,150   $24,856      70.4         605   $32,321      75.1
Librarians                                                   7,215   $30,251      82.7       3,865   $32,459      85.2
Library Technicians                                          1,610   $13,973      27.3         705   $21,179      21.0
Teacher Assistants                                          41,175   $10,728      11.7       9,545   $14,921       9.8
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers               2,975   $35,795      78.2       1,700   $39,279      76.3

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                 13,305   $21,007      37.1       7,080   $29,648      38.2
Designers                                                   41,325   $24,978      33.6      25,650   $30,674      34.0
Actors                                                       1,705   $17,377      45.0         570   $33,490      47.8
Producers and Directors                                      7,955   $35,343      55.6       5,675   $39,429      59.3
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers              12,405   $23,447      41.1       6,170   $31,283      45.7
Dancers and Choreographers                                   2,010   $16,863      10.6         615   $25,091      14.7
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                      11,510   $17,315      44.1       3,905   $31,482      48.9
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                         4,845   $20,586      23.3       2,185   $24,925      26.6
Announcers                                                   4,045   $24,144      32.4       1,790   $31,259      39.3
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                 5,365   $32,377      73.6       3,670   $39,468      76.0
Public Relations Specialists                                 8,045   $29,201      56.3       5,200   $36,258      61.4
Editors                                                      7,145   $32,793      69.8       4,980   $38,146      73.3
Technical Writers                                            2,875   $38,050      60.0       2,060   $40,653      60.2
Writers and Authors                                          6,735   $22,317      74.1       3,035   $34,051      74.8
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                3,870   $21,844      41.7       1,725   $31,273      44.3
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                            5,445   $26,431      24.6       3,665   $29,696      23.8
Photographers                                                7,190   $21,984      34.5       3,950   $29,372      32.1
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                      1,775   $27,454      45.0       1,025   $31,604      42.1
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                     55   $20,500      28.6          30   $35,078      51.6

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                2,830   $61,296      97.1       1,890   $71,581      98.7
Dentists                                                     8,150  $100,797     100.0       4,615  $110,142     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                 4,090   $26,117      59.7       2,385   $31,685      58.5
Optometrists                                                 1,630   $75,109     100.0       1,165   $81,167     100.0
Pharmacists                                                 12,600   $67,328      95.0       8,815   $71,751      97.0
Physicians and Surgeons                                     42,470  $122,326      99.7      30,600  $134,743      99.8
Physician Assistants                                         4,085   $31,917      58.3       2,730   $39,323      61.0





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.)

          FLORIDA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                    670   $55,536     100.0         410   $75,417     100.0
Registered Nurses                                          138,525   $37,442      46.0      89,740   $41,547      45.8
Audiologists                                                   700   $39,881      91.9         450   $48,456      91.7
Occupational Therapists                                      3,645   $40,696      92.5       1,810   $48,131      92.6
Physical Therapists                                          8,645   $43,786      86.7       5,215   $50,527      88.8
Radiation Therapists                                           895   $40,480      31.0         625   $42,807      32.2
Recreational Therapists                                        555   $20,760      62.1         355   $24,788      65.8
Respiratory Therapists                                       6,420   $33,624      25.2       4,730   $35,794      25.1
Speech-Language Pathologists                                 4,740   $34,982      99.1       2,045   $41,399      99.9
Therapists, All Others                                       4,315   $26,871      76.8       2,615   $30,524      78.0
Veterinarians                                                3,515   $53,321     100.0       2,585   $60,288     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                    545   $31,701      81.7         330   $36,477      77.3
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                  15,010   $30,430      46.3      10,460   $34,060      47.0
Dental Hygienists                                            7,245   $32,998      22.8       2,890   $39,950      24.7
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians            15,195   $32,516      19.4      11,190   $36,374      18.9
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 6,100   $31,125      11.1       4,995   $33,070      11.6
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                               20,485   $17,825      11.8      12,440   $21,333       9.6
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses           40,590   $25,062       7.4      25,165   $27,331       7.1
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians           6,625   $17,896      12.0       4,305   $20,771      11.7
Opticians, Dispensing                                        3,810   $26,759      19.4       2,655   $30,746      21.6
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians           5,765   $23,257      26.8       3,715   $27,242      25.4
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                3,065   $30,383      58.7       2,140   $33,290      59.3

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 99,685   $15,644       6.2      52,885   $19,134       6.0
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                    410   $30,481       7.8         215   $31,673      11.6
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                      2,650   $21,600      12.0       1,350   $29,678      11.9
Massage Therapists                                           7,015   $16,258      26.6       2,440   $24,478      23.4
Dental Assistants                                           12,520   $19,954       7.7       6,625   $22,121       6.4
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                38,550   $18,063      11.2      23,055   $21,262      10.3

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                   3,205   $32,538      17.9       2,850   $32,877      18.3
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 6,750   $50,554      38.7       5,945   $51,743      39.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                         3,030   $55,633      18.9       2,710   $56,015      19.0
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other           6,340   $29,249      25.3       5,015   $30,840      25.5
Fire Fighters                                               16,300   $42,175      10.3      14,555   $42,479      10.0
Fire Inspectors                                              1,560   $32,632      17.7       1,300   $36,449      19.0
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                  28,410   $28,186       9.1      23,710   $28,842       8.9
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                        8,230   $42,468      50.4       7,265   $45,137      50.7
Fish and Game Wardens                                          240   $30,380       3.3         195   $32,228       4.1





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.)

          FLORIDA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                    230   $26,326       2.6         210   $26,515       2.9
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                          37,725   $38,652      26.6      33,230   $39,993      26.6
Transit and Railroad Police                                     70   $13,958      24.3          30   $51,250      40.0
Animal Control Workers                                         465   $20,618       4.7         350   $21,234       1.7
Private Detectives and Investigators                         5,060   $30,159      42.0       3,595   $35,126      42.3
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers            56,190   $16,360      10.7      31,135   $21,293      10.6
Crossing Guards                                              3,540    $5,286       2.0         340   $19,643       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers              2,905   $12,194      19.1         950   $24,659      17.4

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                        21,475   $22,213      10.1      14,790   $25,629       9.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                       29,520   $19,493      11.3      19,060   $22,430      11.8
Cooks                                                       80,635   $13,011       3.4      41,610   $16,841       3.4
Food Preparation Workers                                    23,075   $10,561       4.1       9,245   $15,370       4.2
Bartenders                                                  24,965   $15,512      11.6      11,990   $20,435      11.6
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                       16,695   $11,253       4.8       7,005   $16,303       4.9
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                4,925    $8,923       6.0       1,695   $14,661       7.0
Waiters and Waitresses                                     104,345   $12,087       8.2      42,240   $16,679       7.4
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  9,580   $12,229       5.6       4,145   $17,433       4.9
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                   11,320   $10,259       5.5       3,555   $15,706       5.0
Dishwashers                                                  9,555   $10,080       2.6       3,925   $13,274       2.0
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                       8,660   $10,721       9.8       2,990   $16,570       9.1
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                    320   $11,217       5.9         175   $13,250       2.9

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                        15,435   $20,207       8.9      10,715   $22,485       8.4
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                       12,245   $25,931      10.3       9,455   $27,217       9.8
Janitors and Building Cleaners                             102,190   $14,582       4.7      55,460   $18,816       4.5
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                             96,145   $10,740       3.6      41,495   $13,907       3.5
Pest Control Workers                                         9,240   $22,998       8.4       7,055   $25,474       8.9
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                 79,300   $16,063       4.7      48,495   $19,235       4.4

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers            2,600   $28,435      29.5       1,850   $36,147      30.4
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    7,660   $25,091      23.3       5,255   $28,283      24.9
Animal Trainers                                              3,090   $20,348      19.0       2,155   $22,876      20.6
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    6,875   $14,160      14.6       3,805   $20,333      17.0





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.)

          FLORIDA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                               2,140   $14,632      19.5         910   $19,063      16.1
Motion Picture Projectionists                                  430   $13,099      16.0         225   $15,245      16.3
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                   2,575    $7,172      12.4         790   $17,972      11.4
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                   10,730   $11,181      17.4       3,990   $20,211      12.6
Funeral Service Workers                                        990   $13,750      15.9         380   $24,565      10.1
Barbers                                                      4,495   $15,642       4.9       2,525   $19,681       3.9
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists              40,990   $15,639       5.5      21,200   $19,837       5.9
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                   12,245   $12,147       6.0       5,620   $16,924       5.1
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                    5,705   $16,324      13.4       3,415   $19,537      13.5
Tour and Travel Guides                                       3,300   $14,711      29.1       1,260   $23,023      30.5
Transportation Attendants                                   12,580   $26,403      30.8       4,885   $30,836      29.1
Child Care Workers                                          49,255   $10,022       9.5      20,690   $14,050       9.0
Personal and Home Care Aides                                10,555   $11,844       8.5       4,550   $16,910       9.1
Recreation and Fitness Workers                              15,400   $17,313      32.9       7,790   $25,770      32.9
Residential Advisors                                         1,480   $15,407      22.5         775   $20,260      25.7
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                 3,355   $12,682      11.2       1,485   $20,520      10.6

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                  187,975   $27,293      19.5     147,300   $30,310      19.3
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   66,060   $35,039      30.0      52,265   $37,517      30.1
Cashiers                                                   138,740   $10,961       7.5      55,880   $16,641       7.8
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    8,460   $14,147      11.2       4,245   $21,576      10.8
Parts Salespersons                                           7,675   $25,006       6.9       6,065   $27,065       5.3
Retail Salespersons                                        203,925   $17,242      17.8     107,440   $25,867      18.8
Advertising Sales Agents                                    13,880   $31,898      39.7       9,620   $39,291      41.8
Insurance Sales Agents                                      35,105   $31,613      35.6      25,475   $36,375      35.8
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                              27,380   $37,181      49.6      20,020   $41,693      50.4
Travel Agents                                               12,580   $20,942      23.0       7,595   $25,557      21.6
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                  41,470   $31,861      31.9      29,300   $38,083      32.9
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          83,510   $36,900      34.8      63,095   $41,430      36.0
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                 4,695    $8,435      14.4       1,000   $24,500      20.0
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                        64,855   $27,795      35.1      38,190   $38,304      36.2
Sales Engineers                                              1,650   $56,580      55.5       1,350   $60,196      56.7
Telemarketers                                               18,600   $12,103      14.4       6,855   $20,335      15.3
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                       10,955   $11,951      14.1       4,300   $20,960      13.0
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                        13,770   $25,174      35.7       7,930   $34,266      39.2

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                             111,930   $27,761      21.1      86,725   $30,385      20.7
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service           4,795   $15,208       6.9       2,680   $18,731       7.4





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.)

          FLORIDA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                          6,745   $18,075       7.2       3,905   $23,936       7.8
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   745   $30,640      12.1         550   $31,768      11.8
Bill and Account Collectors                                 14,470   $22,334      12.8       9,545   $25,488      11.1
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators            24,245   $21,074      11.1      16,640   $23,351       9.7
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks               107,620   $21,084      11.0      67,260   $24,526       9.3
Gaming Cage Workers                                            105   $12,375       9.7          60   $18,958      16.1
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                              11,065   $23,604      11.5       7,870   $25,892      11.1
Procurement Clerks                                           1,925   $28,393      22.9       1,420   $31,728      24.7
Tellers                                                     22,265   $16,365       6.9      12,100   $19,576       6.1
Brokerage Clerks                                               575   $25,575      33.3         385   $28,107      27.6
Correspondence Clerks                                          335   $20,324      27.1         230   $21,960      23.1
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                         4,675   $22,228      10.0       3,555   $24,331       7.7
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                      3,235   $21,762      15.7       2,310   $23,645      15.7
Customer Service Representatives                           129,900   $21,178      15.2      82,765   $25,068      15.9
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                3,435   $24,459      53.3       2,775   $25,828      50.7
File Clerks                                                 18,255   $15,451      12.5       8,570   $20,791      10.9
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                         9,820   $14,982      13.7       5,155   $18,161      13.6
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                    10,210   $15,170      21.4       4,335   $21,616      16.6
Library Assistants, Clerical                                 5,220   $14,816      30.6       2,415   $20,333      29.6
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                 9,145   $26,380      18.3       6,805   $28,370      19.1
New Account Clerks                                             615   $25,053      24.1         505   $25,285      25.2
Order Clerks                                                 8,200   $17,980       9.8       4,735   $21,950       8.4
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                3,030   $21,938      15.3       2,005   $26,139      16.2
Receptionists and Information Clerks                        63,635   $15,109       9.3      30,295   $19,536       7.3
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                             20,275   $21,051      18.7      12,305   $25,604      19.5
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                     5,000   $21,387      18.3       3,155   $24,322      17.5
Cargo and Freight Agents                                     1,665   $24,032      12.1       1,185   $26,987      14.2
Couriers and Messengers                                     14,000   $19,380      10.8       7,820   $24,342      11.0
Dispatchers                                                 15,040   $24,052       8.4      11,130   $26,454       8.8
Meter Readers, Utilities                                     2,360   $23,884       4.5       2,005   $25,230       4.4
Postal Service Clerks                                        9,965   $38,571      12.5       7,740   $39,854      13.6
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                21,485   $38,979      11.9      17,270   $40,094      12.6
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               7,825   $38,139      12.3       5,900   $39,920      12.9
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                 15,015   $26,759      25.1      10,930   $30,634      25.5
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                     27,590   $19,490       6.9      18,215   $22,041       6.7
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              59,160   $15,915       5.9      32,815   $20,751       5.3
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                              3,445   $19,919       9.0       2,135   $23,271       9.2
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                  218,010   $21,295      11.7     141,735   $24,722      10.1
Computer Operators                                          13,760   $24,352      17.2      10,080   $26,895      16.4
Data Entry Keyers                                           34,430   $18,153      10.9      20,155   $21,235       9.8
Word Processors and Typists                                  8,920   $18,004      12.7       5,050   $21,680      10.4
Desktop Publishers                                             680   $25,051      33.5         405   $30,313      21.8
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks               13,910   $22,475      15.9      10,210   $25,058      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.)

          FLORIDA; 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                                             7,430   $16,381       6.6       3,995   $19,815       6.7
Office Clerks, General                                      77,435   $17,748      12.7      42,995   $22,026      10.4
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                    2,765   $19,259       6.9       1,600   $22,874       7.6
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                1,020   $13,804      28.4         400   $20,607      22.3
Statistical Assistants                                       1,825   $23,240      21.6       1,330   $25,139      19.6
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other        29,215   $24,276      27.0      20,065   $27,289      27.2

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                       4,820   $24,074       6.2       3,130   $26,250       7.1
Agricultural Inspectors                                      1,200   $24,194      34.4         820   $27,659      37.5
Animal Breeders                                                300   $16,463      24.5         250   $16,136      25.8
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                   2,590    $8,687       2.4         700   $15,593       5.7
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                          44,530   $10,849       1.7      19,385   $14,613       1.9
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                          7,990   $17,581       7.8       3,890   $21,780       7.1
Hunters and Trappers                                           155   $10,625      11.0          80   $20,260      16.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                              1,805   $11,362       2.5       1,090   $12,410       3.5
Logging Workers                                              2,120   $21,226       2.5       1,435   $25,458       2.1

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                             61,715   $33,486       9.1      49,520   $36,257       8.9
Boilermakers                                                   560   $32,500       9.6         265   $37,063      11.3
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                   11,290   $21,773       2.3       6,645   $25,863       2.6
Carpenters                                                  79,830   $21,759       4.5      49,835   $25,737       3.8
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers             22,370   $22,296       3.3      13,415   $26,693       3.4
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                    6,075   $21,363       1.6       3,695   $25,813       0.6
Contruction Laborers                                        70,905   $17,920       3.9      40,260   $22,128       3.7
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators           1,025   $21,324       3.7         695   $24,292       2.3
Pile-Driver Operators                                           55   $29,531       0.0          40   $29,688       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                 18,295   $25,649       1.4      13,795   $27,251       1.4
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                    13,420   $21,541       1.6       8,240   $25,752       1.3
Electricians                                                43,010   $27,225       5.2      32,145   $29,745       4.8
Glaziers                                                     3,140   $24,230       3.5       2,360   $25,802       4.7
Insulation Workers                                           1,795   $21,687       1.0       1,030   $28,732       1.7
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                      37,635   $19,041       6.0      20,405   $24,019       5.9
Paperhangers                                                 1,715   $19,484       8.6         825   $26,359       9.4
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters         29,520   $25,719       2.9      21,815   $27,546       2.7
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                 7,625   $20,923       1.1       4,250   $25,308       1.5
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                       310   $25,673       2.3         220   $26,577       3.2
Roofers                                                     15,395   $18,427       2.1       8,700   $22,184       2.2
Sheet Metal Workers                                          7,590   $24,396       3.0       5,350   $27,221       2.8
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                            3,930   $23,657       2.8       2,385   $27,754       2.2
Helpers, Construction Trades                                 5,475   $13,650       4.1       2,495   $17,837       3.0
Construction and Building Inspectors                         5,835   $31,099      20.2       4,350   $33,776      18.6
Elevator Installers and Repairers                            1,665   $41,318       2.9       1,340   $45,436       2.5



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.)

          FLORIDA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                               2,075   $20,097       1.9       1,420   $23,920       1.1
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            565   $26,699       5.7         365   $28,224       7.4
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  2,445   $20,927       3.0       1,765   $22,451       2.9
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    265   $31,948       0.0         225   $35,074       0.0
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                   375   $30,341       0.0         320   $28,750       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers               3,235   $24,090       4.1       2,110   $27,426       4.7
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                         150   $41,563       5.4          70   $40,781       0.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                            1,320   $25,980       6.2         970   $28,387       6.8
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                     345   $25,750       0.9         275   $26,077       1.1
Mining Machine Operators                                       755   $31,417       2.4         615   $32,266       0.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                    10   $35,625       0.0           0         .        .
Other Extraction Workers                                       340   $23,646       2.6         225   $29,615       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                  23,575   $36,768       9.7      19,715   $39,138       9.5
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                 14,520   $28,868      17.4      11,085   $31,193      17.4
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                             15,095   $36,975       7.3      12,210   $40,198       6.6
Avionics Technicians                                         1,275   $36,676      14.3       1,060   $38,337      15.7
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers           2,440   $26,498       7.4       1,800   $28,890       8.3
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                    265   $25,625      13.2         205   $26,992      17.1
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      830   $39,632       7.5         675   $42,702       5.3
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                   1,080   $25,820       7.0         810   $27,530       8.5
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              3,195   $24,894      11.9       2,170   $27,711       8.7
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                   4,640   $27,631       5.8       3,645   $30,364       4.8
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                  15,115   $35,714       8.2      11,990   $37,216       7.3
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        9,535   $26,219       2.8       6,735   $30,330       1.9
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      710   $26,863       0.0         555   $29,906       0.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                60,800   $24,914       3.5      44,970   $27,632       3.1
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                               15,660   $29,770       3.0      12,535   $31,379       2.5
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  8,545   $30,181       2.5       6,790   $32,200       2.2
Small Engine Mechanics                                       3,430   $21,897       3.1       2,365   $25,601       3.2
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                  3,780   $21,539       4.3       2,465   $25,388       2.5



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.)

          FLORIDA; 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                   1,125   $27,691       4.3         865   $27,488       4.7
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                  23,145   $27,097       4.1      17,845   $30,015       3.8
Home Appliance Repairers                                     4,010   $27,494       4.1       3,040   $30,056       4.3
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics               15,740   $31,372       4.3      12,145   $34,306       3.8
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                     27,390   $24,676       5.1      19,795   $27,185       5.0
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 755   $26,861       0.0         475   $33,529       0.0
Millwrights                                                  1,455   $35,440       0.6         985   $37,736       0.9
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers               5,915   $38,927       3.3       4,885   $41,856       3.0
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers            11,325   $31,368       5.0       8,355   $35,655       5.0
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                 3,545   $29,892      12.9       2,585   $32,404      11.5
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                  2,395   $23,360       8.2       1,665   $26,474       6.4
Commercial Divers                                              530   $28,750      12.3         280   $30,461       9.3
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                2,225   $23,279       4.8       1,740   $25,179       4.5
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers             1,690   $21,454       1.5       1,195   $23,152       1.6
Riggers                                                        545   $20,758       6.9         365   $22,261       7.4
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                              125   $44,239       0.0         100   $42,826       0.0
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers       1,205   $17,649       5.1         670   $21,731       4.9
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         19,970   $23,662       6.3      13,700   $26,614       5.5

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         51,420   $31,846      12.8      41,290   $34,771      12.9
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                   540   $21,141       3.9         370   $23,775       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                11,105   $16,305       4.7       7,110   $18,574       4.8
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           495   $20,869       8.7         280   $23,393       9.3
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                       820   $23,563       2.4         655   $27,763       3.1
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    37,835   $17,119       4.7      23,730   $20,894       4.2
Bakers                                                      10,920   $16,092       5.0       6,565   $20,372       5.9
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                   13,300   $21,729       3.3       9,100   $25,297       3.0
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                        320   $23,836       4.7         195   $24,688       7.7
Food Batchmakers                                             3,540   $17,940       4.0       2,245   $21,773       4.0
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                     270   $15,278       2.2         145   $20,721       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     710   $29,784      20.8         575   $30,552      17.7
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               255   $27,420       2.8         190   $30,556       3.6
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            185   $25,714       0.0         135   $24,167       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            345   $20,574       0.0         210   $24,231       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                   2,205   $19,579       2.0       1,475   $21,475       1.4



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.)

          FLORIDA; 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                               320   $20,250       0.0         195   $24,083       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                               1,710   $18,226       4.0       1,015   $21,796       2.6
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               260   $21,838       0.0         175   $25,083       0.0
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    85   $30,000       5.8          65   $35,795       7.5
Machinists                                                  10,535   $28,339       3.4       8,070   $30,459       2.8
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                   245   $25,846       4.1         170   $27,288       5.9
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic              385   $25,833       7.8         205   $29,955      10.1
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 1,975   $25,300       2.5       1,510   $27,150       1.1
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             50   $25,179       0.0          40   $27,143       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                          2,260   $32,238       5.7       1,760   $35,959       6.0
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                     23,505   $25,167       1.8      16,710   $27,181       1.8
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               120   $29,000      12.7          80   $29,474       0.0
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                             290   $29,148       4.1         175   $31,302       6.8
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   485   $19,282       4.7         375   $21,467       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                           280   $23,788       2.5         185   $29,583       3.7
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                10,745   $19,979       5.0       7,190   $22,151       3.2
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                              1,545   $16,397       5.5         910   $20,711       4.2
Job Printers                                                 4,215   $22,751       6.6       3,050   $25,376       5.7
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             3,515   $21,966      11.2       2,410   $25,912      10.3
Printing Machine Operators                                   7,920   $24,601       4.8       5,960   $27,138       4.0
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                            14,160   $13,513       4.2       7,980   $17,017       3.4
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials            4,535   $12,142       1.7       2,580   $14,310       0.9
Sewing Machine Operators                                    16,490   $11,504       4.8       8,355   $14,575       3.8
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         585   $17,256       6.0         395   $21,773       7.1
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                             195   $11,836       8.2         130   $13,095       6.9
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                             6,960   $13,786       8.1       3,610   $17,880       8.0
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                      165   $19,345      19.4         100   $28,173      31.7
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      675   $15,732       1.6         405   $20,321       2.7
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                       205   $20,948      12.6         125   $21,938      13.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              200   $17,292       0.0         135   $20,026       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           45   $20,208       0.0          40   $21,875       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                               300   $16,423      19.7         155   $24,375      31.0
Upholsterers                                                 3,510   $19,594       5.1       2,285   $23,130       5.9
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other         1,015   $15,454       9.3         615   $18,138       9.6



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.)

          FLORIDA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                           5,710   $23,050       7.2       3,900   $25,995       6.5
Furniture Finishers                                          1,570   $21,565       7.3       1,105   $23,338       8.1
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                            20   $31,923       0.0          20   $31,923       0.0
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood         1,495   $16,716       5.1         990   $19,665       6.6
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                              1,855   $17,096       3.3       1,240   $20,160       2.3
Woodworkers, All Other                                       1,215   $21,393       9.2         795   $26,513       9.7
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers         2,135   $48,778      11.8       1,825   $51,167      10.7
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                    3,780   $30,608       9.9       3,080   $31,779      10.0
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                    5,080   $30,854       7.3       4,275   $31,411       8.1
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                     1,645   $30,078       3.8       1,385   $31,223       3.5
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                1,785   $35,755      10.5       1,270   $41,152      12.0
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    3,185   $22,770       5.1       2,175   $25,050       5.4
Cutting Workers                                              3,190   $18,331       5.5       2,045   $21,886       4.6
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                            1,450   $22,100       1.9       1,075   $25,203       2.5
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      690   $21,698       0.7         500   $27,770       1.0
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         32,965   $23,274      12.4      23,090   $26,960      11.9
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                2,940   $21,396      10.6       1,855   $26,083       9.3
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        7,590   $24,409      10.6       5,420   $27,037       9.2
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          7,575   $13,940       4.2       3,965   $19,035       2.9
Painting Workers                                             8,360   $21,575       3.6       5,640   $25,571       3.2
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                    4,615   $15,943      13.5       2,655   $20,565      14.8
Semiconductor Processors                                       210   $23,906       6.1         190   $25,536       6.8
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             455   $18,598       1.8         330   $21,439       2.4
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        510   $18,983       3.9         310   $21,705       3.2
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders           155   $41,250       0.0         130   $42,250       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                          710   $16,843      17.5         455   $20,313      14.1
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                    1,875   $19,591      11.6       1,225   $21,793      11.1
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders         1,340   $23,978       1.3         910   $32,216       2.0
Tire Builders                                                  225   $23,550       0.0         175   $26,010       0.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                   1,860   $13,146       4.7         715   $18,538       4.9
Production Workers, All Other                               44,490   $18,868       5.0      28,500   $22,572       4.7

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                   15,345   $29,642      13.1      12,170   $31,702      13.7
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                        12,830   $56,424      65.1       7,495   $56,862      66.3
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                3,180   $55,670      27.6       2,660   $61,089      28.2



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.)

          FLORIDA; 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                                          215   $16,350       3.7         135   $17,075       5.9
Bus Drivers                                                 27,355   $16,576       4.9      11,515   $22,395       6.6
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                     185,015   $24,525       4.5     122,540   $28,432       3.9
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                  14,390   $15,476      10.8       7,520   $20,218      11.3
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                           1,075    $9,293       4.4         325   $24,632       5.5
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                           1,140   $48,607       5.3         940   $49,725       4.6
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                   185   $40,167       0.0         130   $40,861       0.0
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                          1,165   $41,515       9.9         940   $44,634      10.8
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                      465   $24,214      20.7         315   $26,227      20.7
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                    2,100   $32,557      12.6         920   $35,638       9.4
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                         6,510   $35,557      23.1       3,545   $40,377      23.7
Ship Engineers                                                 665   $32,500       6.0         400   $32,188      10.0
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                        720   $16,146      12.4         405   $21,691       8.1
Parking Lot Attendants                                       3,670   $12,053      10.8       1,510   $16,906      13.3
Service Station Attendants                                   3,605   $13,920       6.5       1,835   $18,490       6.6
Transportation Inspectors                                    2,305   $35,613      12.3       1,925   $37,061      12.6
Other Transportation Workers                                   880   $25,571       9.8         625   $30,426       8.5
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                 190   $28,491       0.0          95   $26,875       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                    3,035   $36,541       2.7       2,355   $37,249       3.2
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators            2,700   $28,693       3.0       1,990   $30,714       2.8
Hoist and Winch Operators                                      320   $26,146       1.6         175   $29,500       0.0
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                      19,190   $20,890       2.6      13,010   $22,967       2.0
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                         18,170   $14,876       3.7       9,800   $19,935       3.2
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      73,050   $16,112       4.5      37,905   $21,949       4.0
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                               1,865   $15,449       5.9       1,030   $20,040       5.1
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                 13,750   $12,247       4.3       6,785   $16,803       4.6
Pumping Station Operators                                      410   $29,773       2.0         360   $31,075       2.2
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                   4,750   $20,273       3.9       3,165   $23,143       3.6
Shuttle Car Operators                                          150   $11,176       6.8          50   $17,292       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                              300   $25,321       0.0         240   $25,641       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                           2,275   $22,302       4.3       1,365   $26,766       2.6

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