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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Kansas: 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                                           1,324,615   $25,182      28.8     892,525   $30,928      31.2

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            11,050   $72,065      60.7       9,605   $77,018      62.0
General and Operations Managers                              9,235   $46,942      45.4       8,300   $50,154      45.5
Legislators                                                    165   $27,763      57.8         110   $28,333      52.7
Advertising and Promotions Managers                            855   $31,265      64.4         680   $34,708      64.0
Marketing and Sales Managers                                10,035   $49,865      61.8       8,380   $52,219      62.2
Public Relations Managers                                      550   $45,407      69.0         515   $45,959      68.7
Administrative Services Managers                               705   $41,487      43.0         600   $43,977      39.6
Computer and Information Systems Managers                    2,860   $57,443      57.7       2,510   $58,961      58.7
Financial Managers                                           8,810   $40,657      55.1       7,550   $43,099      56.8
Human Resources Managers                                     4,330   $40,021      49.7       3,515   $43,586      53.1
Industrial Production Managers                               3,200   $48,321      38.3       2,880   $50,359      38.6
Purchasing Managers                                          1,910   $41,728      45.9       1,680   $43,125      46.9
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers           2,095   $35,620      22.3       1,850   $36,610      23.1
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                 5,315   $27,463      27.4       3,885   $31,234      30.2
Farmers and Ranchers                                        19,430   $17,650      19.6      13,605   $20,981      21.2
Construction Managers                                        6,130   $45,072      31.1       5,105   $48,637      31.8
Education Administrators                                     7,820   $42,050      78.2       5,225   $44,628      79.3
Engineering Managers                                         1,030   $67,757      79.4         945   $69,669      80.3
Food Service Managers                                        6,835   $25,192      21.4       4,925   $28,958      23.1
Funeral Directors                                              625   $34,522      30.8         435   $40,781      36.0
Gaming Managers                                                190   $24,531      27.5         125   $35,500      30.6
Lodging Managers                                             1,280   $25,651      28.0         905   $27,419      30.2
Medical and Health Services Managers                         4,130   $40,672      55.9       3,530   $42,038      56.0
Natural Sciences Managers                                      105   $39,188      86.7          85   $41,250      83.3
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           840   $38,973      21.4         600   $41,759      22.0
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   3,295   $25,974      34.1       2,040   $32,020      37.7
Social and Community Service Managers                        2,585   $26,927      53.0       1,755   $32,755      59.3
Managers, All Other                                         19,345   $42,581      47.6      16,090   $46,547      49.0

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 125   $30,625      44.9          85   $23,929      45.3
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    380   $35,648      36.1         295   $37,315      42.5
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            1,680   $26,410      28.4       1,185   $34,091      30.6
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                              2,710   $35,048      36.1       2,220   $36,678      36.2
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              2,975   $31,517      39.3       2,300   $34,408      40.5
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      1,040   $34,500      49.0         830   $36,792      47.7
Cost Estimators                                              1,165   $43,446      40.1       1,005   $45,363      40.4





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.)

          KANSAS; 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                                                8,920   $31,760      50.8       6,965   $34,556      49.8
Logisticians                                                   220   $31,932      46.1         200   $32,273      48.0
Management Analysts                                          3,800   $44,664      75.8       2,765   $50,905      75.4
Meeting and Convention Planners                                250   $23,304      45.2         150   $27,143      55.4
Other Business Operations Specialists                        2,145   $28,668      34.5       1,625   $31,282      35.6
Accountants and Auditors                                    17,485   $34,749      74.2      13,725   $39,561      77.0
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      1,225   $31,649      38.4         990   $37,188      37.4
Budget Analysts                                                345   $37,351      70.0         305   $39,922      68.4
Credit Analysts                                                160   $31,116      62.9         150   $31,250      60.7
Financial Analysts                                             320   $49,036      84.1         275   $50,054      83.9
Personal Financial Advisors                                  2,225   $44,421      70.3       1,640   $54,100      73.3
Insurance Underwriters                                         865   $35,785      50.2         790   $35,640      49.7
Financial Examiners                                            295   $52,143      95.6         250   $57,143      98.0
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 3,690   $36,148      53.6       3,030   $38,872      56.2
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  600   $33,289      54.7         490   $35,776      55.9
Tax Preparers                                                1,060   $11,183      36.1         325   $26,563      49.2
Financial Specialists, All Other                               345   $31,393      44.9         285   $38,229      48.1

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                       6,185   $43,956      61.3       4,935   $46,580      61.2
Computer Programmers                                         6,135   $46,761      62.0       5,140   $49,846      61.4
Computer Software Engineers                                  4,585   $51,168      75.6       3,785   $54,660      74.2
Computer Support Specialists                                 3,765   $32,130      40.8       2,800   $37,668      41.1
Database Administrators                                        845   $47,267      72.5         690   $53,889      73.3
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  1,945   $40,735      46.0       1,625   $41,602      47.6
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts              2,735   $41,637      49.6       2,250   $45,208      49.9
Actuaries                                                      200   $64,750      95.5         175   $64,833      94.9
Mathematicians                                                  15   $32,321     100.0           4   $71,250     100.0
Operations Research Analysts                                   785   $44,574      69.1         685   $46,637      66.2
Statisticians                                                  240   $49,844      86.6         220   $50,750      85.5
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                 100   $33,333      70.0          80   $41,125      62.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     1,485   $44,025      83.6       1,245   $50,795      88.1
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                215   $31,083      64.5         180   $37,188      61.5
Aerospace Engineers                                          4,310   $56,135      75.5       3,915   $56,894      75.8
Agricultural Engineers                                          95   $41,250      76.8          80   $42,708      72.8
Biomedical Engineers                                             4   $63,750     100.0           4   $63,750     100.0
Chemical Engineers                                             465   $54,438      86.8         355   $60,406      87.4
Civil Engineers                                              2,840   $49,301      84.9       2,430   $51,883      86.7
Computer Hardware Engineers                                    260   $40,197      64.1         195   $44,018      75.1
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                          2,000   $52,438      72.0       1,735   $56,421      72.8
Environmental Engineers                                        300   $56,250      95.7         255   $60,305      94.9
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            2,185   $48,981      54.6       1,965   $50,007      52.2
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                            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.)

          KANSAS; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            330   $53,011      66.9         280   $53,494      61.3
Mechanical Engineers                                         1,915   $50,496      74.7       1,610   $52,008      76.2
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                              20   $50,833      16.7          10   $85,714      30.0
Nuclear Engineers                                               45   $76,429     100.0          35   $76,786     100.0
Petroleum Engineers                                            200   $51,964      77.7         135   $55,938      75.9
Engineers, All Others                                        2,270   $52,409      69.8       1,920   $57,064      69.2
Drafters                                                     2,445   $31,713      19.4       1,900   $34,839      19.6
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     4,050   $34,818      14.4       3,365   $36,839      14.9
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                              740   $27,466       5.8         560   $29,596       7.7

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               530   $36,964      90.7         410   $38,993      89.5
Biological Scientists                                          720   $31,323      93.1         510   $38,750      94.7
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          230   $32,396      72.6         190   $38,333      83.3
Medical Scientists                                             490   $37,778     100.0         395   $46,573     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                      90   $41,607      80.0          60   $48,816      76.7
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                               235   $44,338      84.3         210   $48,214      86.2
Chemists and Materials Scientists                              965   $39,605      94.3         790   $43,000      96.4
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                     940   $42,253      96.3         780   $45,476      96.8
Physical Scientists, All Other                                 800   $26,506      91.7         495   $42,014      99.0
Economists                                                     195   $42,212     100.0         160   $55,938     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                      925   $41,625      81.3         670   $46,953      80.7
Psychologists                                                1,835   $42,687      99.2       1,045   $44,293     100.0
Sociologists                                                    20   $46,125       9.1           4   $36,250     100.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                     75   $49,750     100.0          75   $55,139     100.0
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            210   $26,500      86.8         135   $41,146      85.4
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      350   $30,139      36.1         270   $30,515      35.4
Biological Technicians                                         175   $30,938      60.2         155   $33,365      59.9
Chemical Technicians                                           520   $30,556      37.2         390   $32,456      36.9
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           110   $37,083      22.5         105   $37,321      23.4
Nuclear Technicians                                             20   $46,429      27.8          15   $47,321       0.0
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         1,210   $19,430      44.8         610   $26,636      40.8

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   5,250   $29,189      73.6       2,965   $31,190      71.5
Social Workers                                               7,405   $26,391      77.5       5,255   $28,317      78.2
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               2,565   $22,775      51.8       1,750   $26,360      55.7
Clergy                                                       5,275   $27,135      78.3       4,150   $30,378      80.8
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                  640   $20,417      68.7         400   $29,205      66.4
Religious Workers, All Other                                   825   $15,625      53.9         415   $23,023      68.8

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                      7,335   $65,838      99.9       6,105   $70,714     100.0
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                530   $78,250      90.8         425   $87,667      90.6
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              1,900   $25,647      36.5       1,405   $29,795      32.9
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          2,100   $24,675      32.3       1,425   $28,817      23.5





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.)

          KANSAS; 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                                      14,940   $30,985      91.1       9,565   $41,121      93.3
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                          4,200   $11,608      39.5       2,135   $16,455      35.9
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       36,965   $30,386      94.5      28,475   $32,159      96.7
Secondary School Teachers                                    9,675   $32,258      95.3       7,965   $34,701      97.2
Special Education Teachers                                   3,095   $26,645      74.7       2,445   $28,760      79.3
Other Teachers and Instructors                               4,755   $12,836      54.7       1,775   $28,699      53.0
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   495   $23,924      76.0         290   $28,942      74.3
Librarians                                                   2,735   $27,048      80.1       1,250   $31,885      84.6
Library Technicians                                            420    $8,839      14.2         115   $24,286      17.2
Teacher Assistants                                          11,105    $9,611      17.2       2,235   $13,994      15.9
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 735   $32,470      70.8         485   $35,757      73.0

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  2,130   $21,042      49.0       1,265   $30,447      48.9
Designers                                                    6,320   $22,974      41.5       3,990   $29,875      41.6
Actors                                                          60    $7,375      54.1          10   $26,250     100.0
Producers and Directors                                        825   $30,679      65.4         650   $32,076      68.8
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               1,845   $19,402      60.7         775   $35,000      75.4
Dancers and Choreographers                                     180    $7,406       9.0          15   $19,375       0.0
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       1,025    $7,519      55.3         220   $25,417      61.7
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           230    $6,976      30.1          40   $21,250      28.9
Announcers                                                     550   $22,022      37.2         320   $30,764      43.1
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                   855   $23,598      70.6         575   $31,765      76.4
Public Relations Specialists                                 1,295   $29,125      66.4         860   $35,617      69.4
Editors                                                      1,320   $27,695      79.2         945   $32,304      79.0
Technical Writers                                              660   $41,361      56.8         520   $42,880      57.0
Writers and Authors                                          1,075   $23,750      74.3         565   $42,368      83.5
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  715   $14,107      37.2         275   $27,094      38.5
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                              420   $24,643      28.8         300   $32,120      27.9
Photographers                                                1,080   $20,263      34.6         545   $30,000      44.3
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                        115   $22,045      36.2          55   $28,646      57.1
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      4   $13,750       0.0           0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                  640   $52,042      92.0         495   $61,029      93.3
Dentists                                                     1,495  $110,500     100.0         895  $117,206     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                   925   $26,769      66.9         580   $31,960      68.8
Optometrists                                                   450   $73,929     100.0         295   $80,980     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  2,675   $60,154      90.7       1,810   $65,765      97.1
Physicians and Surgeons                                      6,460  $120,760      99.6       4,840  $130,205      99.5
Physician Assistants                                           625   $31,959      64.6         390   $41,875      65.1





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.)

          KANSAS; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                     80   $95,833     100.0          45  $126,500     100.0
Registered Nurses                                           26,990   $32,604      53.2      16,490   $37,871      52.0
Audiologists                                                   190   $50,882      96.4         130   $52,206      94.7
Occupational Therapists                                        960   $35,993      92.2         495   $45,278      91.9
Physical Therapists                                          1,480   $40,908      90.6         835   $50,072      92.4
Radiation Therapists                                           100   $36,875      29.0          80   $38,009      27.2
Recreational Therapists                                        155   $25,089      69.5         145   $25,580      72.7
Respiratory Therapists                                       1,135   $31,118      37.3         785   $35,417      32.7
Speech-Language Pathologists                                 1,150   $31,391      92.4         410   $36,087      92.0
Therapists, All Others                                         700   $26,333      81.3         440   $31,379      79.5
Veterinarians                                                1,030   $49,600     100.0         855   $52,047     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                     30   $23,654      28.1          10   $51,250     100.0
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   3,080   $30,728      64.7       2,025   $35,273      67.1
Dental Hygienists                                            1,230   $32,193      40.1         385   $41,205      37.6
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             2,450   $30,856      20.0       1,715   $34,442      19.1
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 1,350   $27,759      18.2         945   $31,201      16.9
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                2,670   $19,185      13.2       1,665   $21,860      14.8
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses            6,740   $22,507       7.3       4,255   $26,105       7.9
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians           1,420   $17,950       7.7         955   $21,316       7.5
Opticians, Dispensing                                          470   $20,333      16.0         315   $24,779      14.1
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians             680   $21,885      25.1         435   $28,266      24.6
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                  735   $29,048      59.4         480   $36,354      62.2

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 20,155   $13,782       6.2      10,210   $17,490       5.6
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                    115   $24,271       0.0          65   $27,212       0.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        520   $21,007      36.0         300   $27,470      34.8
Massage Therapists                                             550   $13,583      34.9         195   $19,271      17.6
Dental Assistants                                            2,375   $18,869       8.9       1,285   $21,150       4.0
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                 5,750   $15,517      11.4       3,055   $20,067       9.4

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     460   $32,262      27.9         455   $32,500      28.4
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 1,045   $40,405      35.2         935   $40,833      37.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                           540   $46,406      21.1         495   $46,458      23.0
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other             710   $33,917      29.1         610   $37,159      33.2
Fire Fighters                                                2,090   $38,165      16.5       1,890   $39,677      15.4
Fire Inspectors                                                115   $37,321      10.3         100   $37,917      12.0
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   3,610   $25,520      17.7       3,040   $26,324      18.8
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                          970   $42,353      61.6         840   $45,269      64.8
Fish and Game Wardens                                           35   $30,132       5.6          20   $31,250      10.5





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.)

          KANSAS; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                     60   $20,313       0.0          45   $20,179       0.0
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           5,300   $32,228      27.3       4,710   $33,469      27.2
Transit and Railroad Police                                     15   $22,500       0.0          15   $37,750       0.0
Animal Control Workers                                         160   $19,583       1.2         135   $21,488       0.0
Private Detectives and Investigators                           575   $33,163      39.5         435   $35,435      41.7
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             4,310   $20,856      14.3       2,645   $26,100      15.7
Crossing Guards                                                265    $3,979       2.2           4   $11,250       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                320    $3,875      26.7          90   $20,500      34.4

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         1,290   $20,162      11.3         830   $23,923      12.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        5,455   $16,655       9.4       3,380   $20,228       9.7
Cooks                                                       16,430   $10,950       3.3       7,010   $15,254       3.5
Food Preparation Workers                                     3,325    $9,534       5.7         955   $16,440       3.4
Bartenders                                                   2,870   $11,135       9.1       1,100   $17,278      12.5
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        1,700   $10,098       5.2         585   $17,760       1.7
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                  625    $7,521       7.2         210   $13,848       3.8
Waiters and Waitresses                                      10,680    $8,809       7.1       2,790   $14,939       5.1
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  1,085    $8,459       3.0         330   $15,909       1.8
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                      735    $7,763       7.1         165   $18,828       9.7
Dishwashers                                                  2,140    $8,050       1.6         750   $12,374       0.3
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                         775    $7,213       4.3         150   $16,641       0.0
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     45   $12,955       0.0          20   $15,769       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         1,815   $21,953       6.7       1,385   $24,989       6.9
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                        1,225   $28,831      24.9         915   $30,991      28.5
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              19,360   $15,833       5.2      10,895   $20,719       5.0
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                             10,110   $10,141       2.9       3,905   $15,047       2.5
Pest Control Workers                                           510   $24,205      13.1         415   $27,390      14.6
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                  6,710   $15,172       9.3       3,410   $20,317      10.0

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              445   $27,703      21.3         340   $30,196      22.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    1,010   $25,391      20.0         705   $27,857      21.9
Animal Trainers                                                335   $12,478      10.4         245   $19,583       3.6
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    1,195   $13,298       8.0         555   $23,160       8.5





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.)

          KANSAS; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 440   $23,102      18.3         270   $25,923      20.2
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   30    $9,271       0.0          15   $22,500       0.0
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     170    $6,875       9.4          40   $12,604       0.0
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                      530   $13,250      23.1         210   $21,058      30.6
Funeral Service Workers                                        235   $12,316      14.3         100   $22,292       9.9
Barbers                                                        685   $18,598       2.3         425   $26,250       1.9
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists               7,245   $14,451       5.8       3,600   $19,178       4.8
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                      825   $12,279       6.1         380   $19,492      10.3
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                       80   $14,000       6.4          55   $17,847       0.0
Tour and Travel Guides                                         160    $9,444      28.8          55   $19,722      35.7
Transportation Attendants                                      530   $20,518      31.6         245   $29,375      36.3
Child Care Workers                                          15,650    $8,871      13.2       7,110   $13,517      10.8
Personal and Home Care Aides                                 2,670   $10,073       7.8         935   $17,383      11.3
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               2,625   $13,611      38.5       1,190   $19,760      32.6
Residential Advisors                                           680    $7,285      25.8         240   $16,354      28.9
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   235   $12,361       8.4          95   $21,250       5.3

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   29,860   $26,518      21.9      23,955   $29,230      22.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    9,415   $39,874      37.7       7,980   $42,133      39.0
Cashiers                                                    15,720   $10,333       6.6       5,750   $16,141       7.8
Counter and Rental Clerks                                      825   $10,493       8.1         350   $17,576       6.8
Parts Salespersons                                           1,790   $25,368       6.9       1,505   $26,301       6.1
Retail Salespersons                                         28,635   $15,970      21.5      14,890   $25,927      23.2
Advertising Sales Agents                                     2,260   $30,867      46.0       1,660   $36,010      48.3
Insurance Sales Agents                                       6,160   $32,397      42.8       4,780   $38,232      45.1
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                               2,325   $43,429      62.2       1,895   $51,627      63.8
Travel Agents                                                  925   $21,017      23.7         520   $25,467      22.6
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                   5,865   $36,332      39.3       4,470   $40,766      41.6
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          14,260   $41,203      47.9      11,420   $44,767      49.4
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   375    $4,888      14.7          75   $31,164      34.7
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         5,780   $30,142      46.1       3,715   $39,211      46.0
Sales Engineers                                                260   $55,391      69.0         230   $56,406      65.1
Telemarketers                                                2,100   $11,613       9.0         750   $18,629      12.7
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        2,005   $10,442      16.5         625   $21,818      18.1
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         2,270   $26,308      46.3       1,400   $32,769      51.6

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              16,075   $28,765      26.3      12,810   $30,885      26.7
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service             665   $17,121       8.4         380   $19,202       9.0





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.)

          KANSAS; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                            685   $21,729      14.7         470   $29,353      11.1
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   115   $30,000      29.8         100   $34,821      26.7
Bill and Account Collectors                                  1,825   $22,014      15.0       1,375   $24,244      13.5
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             3,835   $20,881      14.7       2,605   $24,588      13.1
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                19,945   $19,620      13.1      12,380   $23,132      10.7
Gaming Cage Workers                                             55   $20,234      14.5          50   $20,781      16.7
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                               2,140   $23,528      18.8       1,560   $25,869      15.4
Procurement Clerks                                             540   $27,656      27.7         415   $31,848      33.4
Tellers                                                      4,915   $15,297       8.4       2,820   $17,483       8.0
Brokerage Clerks                                                75   $23,929      23.7          55   $25,625      20.4
Correspondence Clerks                                          130   $25,161      18.0         115   $25,433      13.3
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           970   $18,206      12.2         630   $19,455       9.0
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                        425   $23,654      14.3         315   $25,411      17.5
Customer Service Representatives                            19,580   $21,793      20.9      13,045   $26,137      22.0
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                  350   $28,078      66.8         285   $28,750      71.8
File Clerks                                                  3,170   $15,110      13.3       1,570   $20,083      12.9
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                           820   $12,078       5.4         355   $15,558       5.9
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     1,585   $13,750      23.1         635   $23,203      14.3
Library Assistants, Clerical                                 1,770    $9,252      32.0         375   $20,957      36.7
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                 1,095   $23,039      16.4         910   $24,481      16.5
New Account Clerks                                             180   $19,063      12.3         120   $21,574      11.0
Order Clerks                                                 1,960   $18,713      11.2       1,140   $21,954       7.7
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                  690   $17,108       8.5         385   $22,963       9.6
Receptionists and Information Clerks                        10,865   $15,228      12.5       5,415   $19,512      10.8
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              1,040   $19,698      22.0         690   $23,178      22.7
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                       800   $18,209      19.5         435   $22,480      20.1
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       100   $22,258       2.0          80   $29,063       2.5
Couriers and Messengers                                      1,310   $19,547      12.4         750   $29,832      16.2
Dispatchers                                                  2,820   $24,655       8.5       2,270   $26,630       8.6
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       460   $31,510       6.7         340   $35,182       6.7
Postal Service Clerks                                        1,765   $37,574      14.3       1,250   $40,019      14.2
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 4,055   $37,535      13.9       3,215   $39,418      14.9
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               1,535   $37,249      17.8       1,190   $39,058      18.8
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  4,030   $33,048      22.2       3,370   $36,267      23.2
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      5,515   $20,403       5.2       3,885   $23,078       4.4
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              11,745   $18,316       6.8       6,920   $23,547       7.0
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                                885   $23,679       8.9         615   $28,415       8.4
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                   37,780   $19,405      14.3      23,545   $23,159      13.2
Computer Operators                                           2,805   $26,148      21.4       1,990   $30,081      21.7
Data Entry Keyers                                            6,615   $17,973      13.7       3,825   $21,737      13.6
Word Processors and Typists                                  1,360   $15,789      12.5         620   $21,179       5.3
Desktop Publishers                                             170   $22,321      42.4          95   $26,938      58.8
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                2,175   $21,895      22.0       1,570   $24,325      22.2





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.)

          KANSAS; 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                                             1,255   $15,021      11.3         610   $20,880      10.1
Office Clerks, General                                      13,510   $17,737      13.7       7,695   $21,977      12.6
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      580   $16,875      12.7         325   $22,578      14.8
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                  430   $17,730      10.7         225   $20,368       9.0
Statistical Assistants                                         265   $30,853      19.8         220   $31,548      16.8
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         4,805   $24,292      31.5       3,220   $28,496      32.5

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         570   $25,545      18.6         425   $27,583      16.6
Agricultural Inspectors                                        215   $31,760      27.2         180   $32,969      26.5
Animal Breeders                                                 60   $18,375      18.3          30   $20,000      36.7
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     365   $32,031      17.0         305   $36,576      20.3
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                           9,775   $17,892       9.0       6,110   $21,656       8.4
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                             15   $29,205       0.0           4   $40,833       0.0
Hunters and Trappers                                             4   $20,417      40.0           4   $21,250       0.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                                200   $21,250       9.5         140   $21,534      12.8
Logging Workers                                                145   $18,250       1.4          65   $17,321       3.0

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                              9,255   $35,623       9.1       7,530   $38,012       9.2
Boilermakers                                                   140   $36,563       7.2          90   $36,731      11.4
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                    1,355   $25,423       2.7         780   $29,250       1.9
Carpenters                                                  13,115   $22,971       7.9       8,380   $27,403       7.3
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers              1,890   $25,422       2.2       1,270   $27,043       3.1
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                    1,240   $23,937       1.4         570   $28,167       0.0
Contruction Laborers                                        11,500   $20,370       4.7       6,010   $25,717       5.5
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators             210   $23,393       0.0          65   $23,958       0.0
Pile-Driver Operators                                            4   $43,750       0.0           4   $43,750       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                  5,375   $25,902       2.5       3,915   $26,930       2.2
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                     1,490   $22,493       2.1         915   $26,539       0.9
Electricians                                                 6,470   $33,595       4.4       5,150   $36,235       4.1
Glaziers                                                       410   $31,786       4.1         340   $35,083       5.0
Insulation Workers                                             355   $24,563       0.0         240   $26,534       0.0
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                       4,335   $20,473      10.1       2,305   $26,401       6.7
Paperhangers                                                   275   $15,875       5.5          80   $28,452       0.0
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters          4,955   $30,385       4.1       3,840   $32,365       4.2
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                   300   $24,833       5.7         135   $23,813       5.2
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                        40   $15,625       0.0          35   $12,250       0.0
Roofers                                                      2,360   $17,611       3.1       1,245   $25,704       2.8
Sheet Metal Workers                                          5,830   $32,782       3.0       4,535   $35,821       3.7
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                              650   $28,673       0.3         490   $30,653       0.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                   360   $20,205       3.9         220   $25,956       1.4
Construction and Building Inspectors                           870   $32,222      21.9         680   $34,035      20.8
Elevator Installers and Repairers                              185   $40,000       0.0         140   $42,986       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.)

          KANSAS; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 305   $16,622       5.6         175   $21,295       5.2
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            175   $32,031      11.4         130   $35,750       9.8
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  1,610   $22,406       2.0       1,230   $23,663       1.8
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    320   $32,663       1.6         270   $32,581       0.0
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                   145   $30,781       8.3         120   $36,250       9.8
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                 215   $25,333       2.8         140   $26,354       0.0
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                         185   $27,750       2.1         120   $28,023       3.3
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                              195   $31,607       3.6         130   $38,438       1.5
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                     110   $30,000       7.4          95   $30,789       8.3
Mining Machine Operators                                       365   $30,735       5.2         280   $31,844       6.8
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                        25   $28,250       0.0          25   $28,250       0.0
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                   120   $10,078       0.0          15   $15,000       0.0
Other Extraction Workers                                       355   $25,368       3.1         250   $29,000       4.4

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   4,615   $37,997      11.6       4,030   $39,762      11.8
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  2,630   $27,540      18.3       2,000   $31,434      19.0
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              2,025   $36,881       8.5       1,560   $40,769       9.2
Avionics Technicians                                           820   $41,061      10.2         755   $41,951      11.1
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers             360   $30,175       3.6         300   $31,096       4.3
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                     85   $40,884       6.0          75   $41,098       6.6
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      125   $42,163       0.0         115   $42,500       0.0
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                     195   $30,909      21.9         150   $39,545      23.3
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                430   $25,693      13.8         290   $26,750      20.4
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                     215   $22,368       5.1         135   $26,838       0.7
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                   5,570   $41,770       6.7       4,785   $42,498       6.9
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        2,065   $27,452       1.7       1,635   $29,567       2.0
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      170   $24,500      15.9         120   $30,323       6.6
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                 9,840   $24,913       2.3       7,625   $27,206       2.1
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                3,580   $30,940       2.6       3,075   $31,905       2.2
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  3,110   $30,501       3.3       2,580   $31,829       3.1
Small Engine Mechanics                                         540   $21,842       3.7         385   $28,125       5.2
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                    715   $21,750       3.1         545   $23,649       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.)

          KANSAS; 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                     225   $28,750      10.2         180   $31,326      12.7
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                   2,670   $30,825       3.7       2,090   $32,700       4.2
Home Appliance Repairers                                       655   $22,074       1.4         475   $26,801       1.9
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                4,845   $33,719       5.3       3,965   $36,296       5.2
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                      4,735   $26,575       7.5       3,550   $30,155       6.3
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 255   $32,061       3.5         180   $36,000       5.1
Millwrights                                                    625   $40,136       1.6         425   $44,702       2.3
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers               1,640   $41,670       2.6       1,345   $44,384       2.5
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers             1,555   $30,562       5.4       1,160   $35,625       6.1
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                   835   $31,294      16.9         710   $35,433      15.7
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    515   $22,375       8.3         360   $28,125       4.2
Commercial Divers                                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  280   $26,154      18.7         225   $26,944      19.5
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers               245   $11,500       1.2          85   $28,500       0.0
Riggers                                                         90   $20,313       0.0          50   $16,726       0.0
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                              115   $41,964       0.0         115   $41,964       0.0
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         115   $12,404       0.0          45   $19,844       0.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          1,880   $24,455       7.6       1,345   $27,321       7.2

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         14,815   $37,098      13.6      12,870   $39,026      13.2
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                 1,325   $34,347       3.9       1,100   $36,901       3.2
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 2,005   $20,806       3.0       1,490   $22,292       1.7
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           285   $21,576       5.9         255   $23,472       6.7
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                       205   $24,583       1.0         115   $26,914       0.0
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    12,100   $21,528       2.8       8,305   $25,397       3.0
Bakers                                                       1,580   $13,636       5.7         780   $19,158       7.0
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    7,870   $21,434       1.8       5,545   $22,586       2.4
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                        205   $22,440       2.9         160   $26,181       0.0
Food Batchmakers                                               760   $19,482       1.6         440   $24,205       0.7
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                     140   $16,071       4.3          60   $21,607       9.8
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     660   $35,350       4.7         605   $36,453       5.1
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               155   $28,125       3.9         120   $30,658       4.9
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             60   $34,545       0.0          60   $34,545       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            210   $28,393       0.0         190   $28,616       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                   1,285   $23,663       2.3         990   $26,218       2.7



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.)

          KANSAS; 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                               165   $21,000       7.8         125   $28,036      10.5
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                 745   $23,797       9.1         575   $26,917       7.1
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               205   $20,188       6.4         180   $20,688       4.5
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    70   $26,765       0.0          45   $22,500       0.0
Machinists                                                   7,540   $33,269       2.5       6,300   $35,541       2.7
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                   290   $21,010       0.7         200   $25,833       1.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic              160   $30,313       4.3         105   $35,625       6.6
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   770   $23,733       3.6         550   $26,481       4.7
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             70   $22,250       0.0          55   $22,417       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                          1,325   $42,165       5.1       1,160   $44,559       5.7
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                      8,535   $26,039       2.4       6,360   $28,058       1.9
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               125   $37,000       0.0         100   $48,125       0.0
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                              65   $30,375      23.4          60   $30,750      25.9
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   185   $30,000       0.0         150   $31,000       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                           170   $24,871      11.8         135   $30,441       0.0
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 4,505   $25,096       2.6       3,435   $27,435       2.3
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                815   $20,315       1.8         510   $22,435       2.9
Job Printers                                                 1,200   $22,430       4.7         880   $26,205       5.6
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             1,265   $21,369       8.8         845   $25,909       8.3
Printing Machine Operators                                   3,560   $29,569       4.7       3,030   $30,744       4.4
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             2,380   $12,593       3.2       1,225   $17,994       2.7
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials              550   $15,127       2.2         365   $16,780       1.4
Sewing Machine Operators                                     2,215   $15,153       3.7       1,415   $16,838       2.2
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         120   $13,063       3.3          80   $13,438       5.1
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                              65   $18,750      14.1          20   $31,875      42.9
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                               795   $12,268      20.6         420   $17,769      16.0
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                       15   $23,125       0.0          15   $23,125       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                       85   $20,250       0.0          55   $21,250       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                        45   $12,639       0.0          30   $14,028       0.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                               25   $22,031       0.0          20   $25,139       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           25   $14,375       0.0          10   $21,250       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Upholsterers                                                   780   $22,862       5.4         560   $26,938       4.5
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           115   $12,171       7.0          55   $30,521      14.0



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.)

          KANSAS; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                             990   $22,708       5.8         735   $25,467       7.2
Furniture Finishers                                            175   $20,221      19.1         110   $25,714      14.5
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood           345   $19,390       5.8         210   $20,375       5.7
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                295   $17,472       8.9         185   $20,444       1.1
Woodworkers, All Other                                         300   $15,380      16.3         150   $22,083      13.8
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           855   $47,500       6.8         765   $49,113       7.6
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                      635   $33,686      13.2         525   $37,039      11.1
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                      855   $27,963      11.8         750   $28,821       9.9
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       795   $45,196       8.5         745   $46,103       8.9
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                  465   $32,917      13.3         350   $36,071      12.9
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    1,430   $26,954       3.9         965   $30,378       3.4
Cutting Workers                                              1,330   $21,076       2.6         905   $23,785       2.5
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              480   $29,342       5.2         365   $30,365       2.2
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      370   $32,734       5.4         310   $35,893       3.5
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers          7,880   $27,247      12.0       5,955   $31,067      11.7
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  280   $27,384       3.2         215   $30,208       0.0
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        1,095   $21,559      12.0         820   $22,789      10.5
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          3,395   $20,195       2.9       2,185   $22,257       3.0
Painting Workers                                             2,720   $26,689       2.8       2,075   $29,694       3.7
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                      705   $20,470      14.5         435   $22,197      14.9
Semiconductor Processors                                         4   $16,250       0.0           4   $16,250       0.0
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             350   $31,940       2.9         275   $37,095       3.6
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        140   $16,979       0.0         110   $18,864       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders            35   $25,677      20.0          25   $26,198       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                          340   $26,205       5.0         270   $30,938       0.7
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      245   $22,813      17.0         160   $26,481      18.5
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders           415   $22,931       6.0         320   $26,818       7.9
Tire Builders                                                  800   $45,757       2.4         695   $46,355       2.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                     380   $22,813       9.5         180   $28,194      14.5
Production Workers, All Other                               14,630   $23,195       4.6      10,305   $26,288       4.1

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    2,380   $32,955      15.4       1,935   $35,966      16.3
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                           960   $47,206      60.7         675   $52,981      62.9
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  680   $71,935      35.8         630   $74,265      36.8



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.)

          KANSAS; 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                                            4   $24,375       0.0           4   $23,750       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  4,590   $10,864       7.7         970   $20,391       9.4
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                      32,935   $26,782       4.7      22,995   $30,670       4.2
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   1,070   $11,224       9.7         385   $20,132       5.7
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                             165    $5,938      11.5          45   $19,500       0.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                           1,205   $60,165       8.9       1,030   $60,806      10.4
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                   365   $55,524       9.1         305   $57,396       8.5
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                          1,100   $56,367      10.5         880   $60,040       9.0
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                      155   $36,000       3.2         120   $37,417       4.1
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                       10   $20,625      66.7           4   $21,042      85.7
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                             4   $38,750       0.0           4   $38,750       0.0
Ship Engineers                                                   4   $21,250       0.0           0         .        .
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                         10   $32,000       0.0          10   $32,500       0.0
Parking Lot Attendants                                         150   $11,008       4.7          65   $13,906       0.0
Service Station Attendants                                     955   $16,188       6.1         560   $21,453       6.8
Transportation Inspectors                                    1,050   $41,984       7.1         910   $44,250       6.8
Other Transportation Workers                                    70   $26,500      18.6          40   $30,893      31.7
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                 175   $26,042       5.1         125   $30,128       7.1
Crane and Tower Operators                                      490   $34,191       2.5         395   $36,250       3.0
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators              735   $26,299       1.4         535   $30,250       1.9
Hoist and Winch Operators                                      145   $27,431       4.8         140   $27,431       2.8
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                       4,545   $25,465       3.1       3,370   $27,343       3.6
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                          2,475   $16,583       4.6       1,415   $22,008       4.7
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      18,120   $20,210       4.6      11,305   $24,844       4.0
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                 395   $20,319       2.3         270   $22,194       3.4
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  3,890   $16,889       4.5       2,085   $21,705       6.0
Pumping Station Operators                                    1,065   $31,279       5.7         860   $34,844       7.0
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                   1,005   $13,475       1.7         520   $21,290       2.1
Shuttle Car Operators                                           10    $8,750       0.0           0         .        .
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                               30   $29,583       0.0          15   $75,139       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                             780   $27,244       5.9         675   $29,231       6.5


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