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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Kentucky: Males

(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                                             980,970   $28,887      20.8     706,810   $33,329      22.8

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            10,430   $77,135      57.3       9,105   $81,367      57.8
General and Operations Managers                              8,330   $50,325      43.2       7,580   $51,121      43.9
Legislators                                                    120   $32,321      69.4          65   $36,827      79.4
Advertising and Promotions Managers                            345   $39,400      55.8         310   $40,655      52.6
Marketing and Sales Managers                                 5,510   $56,382      58.3       4,700   $60,275      59.8
Public Relations Managers                                      320   $51,761      70.5         295   $52,159      72.6
Administrative Services Managers                               505   $55,762      43.7         455   $55,518      47.9
Computer and Information Systems Managers                    2,015   $62,330      61.7       1,835   $65,191      63.4
Financial Managers                                           4,805   $52,451      69.0       4,200   $57,090      70.5
Human Resources Managers                                     2,620   $51,853      54.1       2,195   $54,229      57.1
Industrial Production Managers                               3,860   $53,093      37.3       3,430   $55,140      38.0
Purchasing Managers                                          1,465   $53,807      45.8       1,310   $54,979      45.1
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers           2,385   $34,830      22.7       2,080   $36,294      22.9
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                 3,620   $23,996      13.4       2,470   $30,176      15.5
Farmers and Ranchers                                        13,465   $12,562      11.2       8,335   $17,150      12.5
Construction Managers                                        7,105   $41,600      23.1       5,475   $46,278      26.4
Education Administrators                                     3,575   $51,503      88.1       2,560   $54,854      88.8
Engineering Managers                                         1,520   $72,076      71.4       1,340   $74,730      71.8
Food Service Managers                                        4,620   $30,926      24.3       3,795   $32,983      26.5
Funeral Directors                                              965   $33,950      23.4         765   $36,848      26.4
Gaming Managers                                                220   $36,818      26.8         155   $41,563      38.1
Lodging Managers                                               760   $28,363      37.8         605   $29,826      42.8
Medical and Health Services Managers                         1,480   $51,348      68.1       1,275   $53,523      68.0
Natural Sciences Managers                                       95   $57,083      79.4          85   $56,944      89.5
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           280   $47,917      26.3         240   $49,524      26.3
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   1,585   $31,650      36.8       1,155   $32,320      35.9
Social and Community Service Managers                          935   $37,819      62.1         755   $40,022      62.8
Managers, All Other                                         13,955   $48,928      40.6      12,010   $51,519      41.9

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 150   $40,147      59.9         110   $40,000      63.6
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    200   $45,000      24.8         155   $44,063      20.4
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            1,425   $29,936      23.9       1,140   $31,109      26.4
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                              1,745   $39,352      40.0       1,460   $40,858      40.0
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                                945   $37,282      67.8         730   $40,437      73.6
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                        930   $37,073      39.6         760   $40,317      39.8
Cost Estimators                                              1,040   $40,841      23.4         915   $45,226      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.)

          KENTUCKY; MALES

                                                                               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                                                3,950   $38,120      49.2       2,905   $43,923      50.0
Logisticians                                                   335   $45,000      36.2         270   $51,333      33.3
Management Analysts                                          2,185   $51,013      71.8       1,500   $57,083      69.5
Meeting and Convention Planners                                 30   $17,857      53.6          15   $19,821      15.4
Other Business Operations Specialists                        1,165   $31,538      28.3         920   $33,992      31.2
Accountants and Auditors                                     7,010   $45,435      85.9       5,780   $49,797      87.9
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                        860   $38,287      47.5         675   $41,030      44.6
Budget Analysts                                                200   $60,655      74.4         170   $61,250      70.3
Credit Analysts                                                 65   $32,250      52.2          65   $32,656      50.8
Financial Analysts                                             235   $49,063      75.0         180   $51,625      74.2
Personal Financial Advisors                                  1,350   $59,609      82.2       1,110   $68,333      83.6
Insurance Underwriters                                         160   $36,842      77.8         115   $41,429      78.1
Financial Examiners                                             60   $49,286      91.4          55   $49,821      90.9
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 1,635   $40,226      59.9       1,375   $41,907      60.9
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  570   $35,099      62.7         415   $36,928      70.2
Tax Preparers                                                  445   $20,395      63.0         175   $40,982      70.3
Financial Specialists, All Other                               140   $49,625      84.2         140   $49,625      84.2

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                       3,640   $46,017      53.2       2,915   $50,661      53.9
Computer Programmers                                         4,575   $47,586      55.6       3,695   $51,099      57.3
Computer Software Engineers                                  2,355   $51,580      71.8       1,940   $54,563      71.0
Computer Support Specialists                                 2,150   $31,793      39.3       1,765   $34,471      40.6
Database Administrators                                        370   $56,250      59.3         320   $56,630      64.5
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  1,240   $40,377      49.8       1,035   $41,602      51.2
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts              1,695   $38,377      40.1       1,400   $42,140      41.7
Actuaries                                                      115   $66,071     100.0         100   $62,250     100.0
Mathematicians                                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Operations Research Analysts                                   440   $51,065      67.3         395   $52,865      69.4
Statisticians                                                   70   $26,875      87.1          30   $50,469     100.0
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                   0         .        .            0         .        .

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     1,180   $45,574      80.7       1,045   $48,056      80.6
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                255   $32,171      86.2         200   $35,625      82.5
Aerospace Engineers                                            225   $70,607      64.1         180   $71,339      67.4
Agricultural Engineers                                          15   $31,250      50.0          15   $31,250      50.0
Biomedical Engineers                                           100   $45,208      53.5          95   $46,042      51.5
Chemical Engineers                                             940   $65,038      85.9         805   $66,223      86.3
Civil Engineers                                              2,525   $47,808      74.5       2,120   $51,329      77.6
Computer Hardware Engineers                                    270   $47,917      54.5         230   $48,250      52.6
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                          2,415   $54,120      62.0       2,060   $57,897      62.9
Environmental Engineers                                        435   $52,422      88.1         375   $55,368      86.1
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            2,445   $50,352      57.1       2,185   $51,336      57.0
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                           80   $32,500      20.7          35   $66,429      47.2
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.)

          KENTUCKY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            420   $46,071      61.9         330   $49,167      66.7
Mechanical Engineers                                         3,165   $50,856      59.7       2,580   $52,454      58.9
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                             255   $50,714      50.0         210   $52,188      55.5
Nuclear Engineers                                               40   $53,625      66.7          30   $49,844      55.2
Petroleum Engineers                                             15   $52,361      47.1          15   $52,361      47.1
Engineers, All Others                                        2,375   $51,821      67.6       1,990   $55,909      67.6
Drafters                                                     1,940   $29,065      16.0       1,455   $31,103      14.3
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     4,585   $36,276      10.7       3,905   $38,067      11.1
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                            1,245   $23,519       6.4         795   $29,352       2.8

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               210   $41,196      91.0         150   $42,065      88.5
Biological Scientists                                          310   $34,783      92.3         265   $38,750      90.9
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          355   $47,222      85.9         300   $48,404      85.0
Medical Scientists                                             255   $27,969     100.0         175   $29,464     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                     110   $44,318      81.5          90   $44,545      78.3
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                                55   $62,115      98.2          55   $62,115      98.2
Chemists and Materials Scientists                              750   $45,811      89.9         625   $48,271      93.9
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                     665   $42,902      91.9         590   $45,132      92.0
Physical Scientists, All Other                                 585   $26,804      95.6         390   $32,200      93.4
Economists                                                      60   $53,854     100.0          55   $53,542     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                      310   $50,865      67.0         275   $51,314      68.6
Psychologists                                                  560   $50,764     100.0         400   $53,571     100.0
Sociologists                                                     4   $61,250     100.0           4   $61,250     100.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                    105   $37,574     100.0         105   $37,574     100.0
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            175   $21,000      92.5          95   $44,922     100.0
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      200   $28,403      39.8         155   $30,139      39.5
Biological Technicians                                          85   $18,906      61.9          30   $36,094       6.9
Chemical Technicians                                           845   $38,186      24.3         735   $39,044      22.6
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                            85   $34,196      45.8          70   $42,857      54.3
Nuclear Technicians                                             10   $51,875       0.0          10   $51,875       0.0
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians           725   $22,168      25.9         430   $30,490      21.7

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   2,085   $30,366      68.5       1,370   $31,302      67.1
Social Workers                                               1,815   $27,673      77.5       1,465   $29,764      79.3
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists                 805   $30,924      62.2         685   $32,436      63.7
Clergy                                                       6,670   $26,019      68.2       4,920   $29,004      70.2
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                  410   $24,539      73.6         260   $34,076      75.7
Religious Workers, All Other                                   440   $24,375      67.2         290   $31,588      68.7

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                      6,245   $72,086      99.9       5,390   $77,458      99.9
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                600   $82,031      70.1         475   $88,438      75.1
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                                365   $20,662      61.0         195   $30,893      60.5
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                            720   $26,168      61.1         405   $35,000      55.9
Table 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          KENTUCKY; MALES

                                                                               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                                       9,295   $40,174      89.8       6,655   $46,296      90.7
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                             90   $14,375      31.5          70   $19,375      30.4
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                        8,580   $32,439      93.0       6,785   $35,277      94.4
Secondary School Teachers                                    3,710   $34,862      92.5       3,040   $36,566      94.9
Special Education Teachers                                     305   $28,542      91.5         260   $33,348      90.0
Other Teachers and Instructors                               1,880   $25,703      44.1       1,025   $32,250      41.3
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   160   $33,250      74.5         135   $36,250      69.6
Librarians                                                     300   $29,542      92.0         190   $34,844      92.7
Library Technicians                                            130    $6,375      40.0          45   $17,500      37.0
Teacher Assistants                                             640   $12,964      27.6         185   $24,205      29.2
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 360   $35,625      83.6         295   $39,911      82.5

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                    960   $22,295      38.1         675   $33,750      39.6
Designers                                                    2,750   $31,131      36.9       2,145   $33,947      37.6
Actors                                                          55    $8,125      87.5           0         .        .
Producers and Directors                                        695   $35,369      50.9         530   $37,472      55.0
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               1,295   $30,395      60.3         725   $40,134      72.1
Dancers and Choreographers                                      15    $9,688       0.0           0         .        .
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                         975   $16,352      40.0         405   $27,472      43.9
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           120   $18,182       4.1          40   $32,500       7.5
Announcers                                                     600   $21,410      42.3         400   $24,844      46.3
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                   560   $30,344      78.6         410   $40,694      79.1
Public Relations Specialists                                   600   $41,250      58.0         455   $47,500      64.1
Editors                                                        675   $33,672      79.9         530   $40,000      80.8
Technical Writers                                              125   $38,182      62.7          85   $38,409      67.4
Writers and Authors                                            495   $27,262      74.3         320   $32,008      69.4
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  115   $20,208      52.6          40   $40,170      53.7
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                              755   $25,368      31.1         470   $29,762      31.1
Photographers                                                  640   $30,278      38.6         460   $32,297      37.5
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                        110   $30,208      36.1          70   $36,875      36.2
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      4   $16,250     100.0           4   $16,250     100.0

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                  485   $45,750      98.1         325   $52,167      97.2
Dentists                                                     1,630   $84,500     100.0         875  $104,100     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                    90   $35,625      35.9          80   $37,188      34.1
Optometrists                                                   250   $76,750     100.0         190   $78,804     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  1,755   $71,126      95.4       1,305   $74,560      98.2
Physicians and Surgeons                                      6,320  $149,011      99.5       4,750  $152,614      99.4
Physician Assistants                                           230   $43,750      75.0         185   $49,938      68.9
Table 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          KENTUCKY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                     85   $82,115     100.0          65  $151,667     100.0
Registered Nurses                                            2,315   $38,077      45.3       1,780   $40,036      45.9
Audiologists                                                    30   $55,714     100.0          30   $55,714     100.0
Occupational Therapists                                         80   $42,083      86.1          55   $45,938      89.5
Physical Therapists                                            525   $52,500      93.2         440   $54,630      93.2
Radiation Therapists                                            40   $45,250      36.6          35   $47,250      21.2
Recreational Therapists                                         50   $27,813      94.1          45   $32,625      93.0
Respiratory Therapists                                         575   $31,557      19.1         485   $32,399      21.5
Speech-Language Pathologists                                    50   $42,788     100.0          30   $44,107     100.0
Therapists, All Others                                         225   $37,188      85.4         180   $40,323      89.4
Veterinarians                                                  705   $75,353     100.0         615   $76,987     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                     10   $12,083     100.0          10   $12,083     100.0
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   1,085   $29,647      51.6         810   $33,214      50.5
Dental Hygienists                                               35   $11,406      27.0          20   $35,568      38.1
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians               900   $36,477      15.5         755   $37,235      14.6
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 1,580   $27,917       5.5       1,305   $29,118       5.5
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                  870   $21,438      16.4         580   $24,941      15.1
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses              570   $25,476      12.8         395   $25,795       9.8
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians              40   $20,833      12.5          35   $21,458       0.0
Opticians, Dispensing                                          270   $30,741      11.5         220   $33,239      14.2
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians             295   $27,583      45.1         250   $30,729      46.6
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                  715   $36,740      70.0         625   $38,095      72.4

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                  2,585   $17,725      10.6       1,600   $21,052       8.7
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                     30    $7,279      16.1          10   $36,250       0.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        145   $21,875      21.8          90   $23,971      33.3
Massage Therapists                                              80   $15,469      17.3           4   $18,958      14.3
Dental Assistants                                               65   $14,583      42.2          30   $33,482      48.4
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                   850   $18,657      12.6         525   $22,742      17.6

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     470   $29,200      28.8         430   $28,350      28.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 1,075   $41,250      28.5         995   $41,641      28.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                           685   $48,257      17.0         650   $47,961      17.8
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other             690   $28,971      30.0         545   $33,977      30.5
Fire Fighters                                                2,930   $32,887      10.2       2,520   $35,050       9.8
Fire Inspectors                                                285   $36,364      21.1         240   $36,932      13.0
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   3,655   $22,012       8.1       2,940   $23,474       6.9
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                          930   $42,047      40.8         800   $42,003      38.3
Fish and Game Wardens                                           25   $31,635      44.0          20   $31,923      40.9
Table 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          KENTUCKY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                     20    $7,273       0.0          10   $18,750       0.0
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           5,950   $31,999      24.8       5,160   $33,122      24.6
Transit and Railroad Police                                      4   $46,250       0.0           4   $46,250       0.0
Animal Control Workers                                         195   $16,250       0.0         135   $17,008       0.0
Private Detectives and Investigators                           345   $30,625      44.1         185   $36,310      47.3
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             7,460   $16,013       9.3       4,095   $21,608      11.2
Crossing Guards                                                135   $15,250      11.1          70   $17,500       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                285    $4,804       8.1          35   $18,194       0.0

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         1,230   $24,725       6.4         920   $26,565       6.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        2,770   $20,936      13.2       1,925   $24,043      13.1
Cooks                                                        8,040   $12,027       3.7       3,845   $16,498       3.8
Food Preparation Workers                                     1,230   $11,042       4.6         585   $15,962       0.3
Bartenders                                                   1,350   $14,236      13.4         635   $20,250      13.7
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                          555   $10,649       1.1         230   $14,417       2.2
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                  260   $11,023      10.3         120   $17,188      13.1
Waiters and Waitresses                                       3,705   $11,359      11.4       1,380   $15,803       7.7
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                    380   $12,174      15.2         175   $15,833       2.9
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                      630    $9,972       5.1         145   $20,184       1.4
Dishwashers                                                  1,690    $9,846       4.9         655   $13,378       6.7
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                         110   $11,528      16.5          40   $22,778      21.4
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     50   $12,069       0.0          20   $18,929       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         1,210   $29,848       7.0         995   $31,125       7.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                        1,595   $25,193      19.7       1,230   $26,729      22.3
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              18,935   $17,295       2.9      12,030   $21,620       2.8
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                              1,510   $15,792       4.9         930   $18,373       7.2
Pest Control Workers                                           725   $23,692       7.0         585   $25,619       7.2
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                  9,850   $13,274       4.8       4,660   $19,172       5.2

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              220   $23,542      40.8         145   $31,806      49.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                      515   $23,675      25.9         410   $28,125      22.2
Animal Trainers                                                735   $22,292      15.1         590   $25,707      17.1
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    1,200   $17,333       3.4         660   $20,431       2.6
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.)

          KENTUCKY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 325   $28,789      27.7         225   $31,181      31.3
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   35    $8,047       8.1           4   $33,750     100.0
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     220    $3,053      15.1          30   $19,219       0.0
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                      490   $10,485      12.5         160   $17,083      13.6
Funeral Service Workers                                        155   $21,442      37.9          85   $35,938      43.4
Barbers                                                      1,145   $16,566       7.3         755   $22,146       7.2
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists                 460   $21,574       7.6         330   $24,265       8.1
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                       95   $12,292       9.7          45   $19,737      19.6
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                      375   $17,083      10.1         250   $18,000      15.2
Tour and Travel Guides                                          85   $12,063      26.5          20   $13,750       0.0
Transportation Attendants                                      175   $26,438      26.0         115   $27,000      29.3
Child Care Workers                                             690   $13,047      17.9         320   $20,969      20.5
Personal and Home Care Aides                                   160   $17,667      21.9          85   $20,833      22.6
Recreation and Fitness Workers                                 745   $18,988      40.0         415   $26,420      50.6
Residential Advisors                                           280   $10,750      19.4         100   $16,500       8.0
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   240   $11,385       0.0          90   $24,000       0.0

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   24,305   $30,335      20.5      20,345   $31,778      21.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    8,000   $39,488      28.1       6,925   $41,057      28.9
Cashiers                                                     4,830   $11,614       9.1       2,235   $19,088       8.7
Counter and Rental Clerks                                      490   $17,396      17.8         280   $26,875      14.0
Parts Salespersons                                           1,700   $25,394       5.7       1,435   $26,211       2.8
Retail Salespersons                                         18,600   $23,020      19.0      12,300   $30,344      20.2
Advertising Sales Agents                                     1,025   $35,048      42.5         795   $39,679      45.0
Insurance Sales Agents                                       4,490   $45,789      52.4       3,685   $50,916      54.5
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                               1,785   $47,052      65.5       1,440   $51,006      71.4
Travel Agents                                                   65   $20,761      54.7          65   $20,707      54.0
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                   3,840   $37,794      40.3       2,995   $41,333      42.6
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          12,550   $41,142      37.1      10,515   $44,603      38.7
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                    75   $10,694      20.8          20   $23,125      80.0
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         3,135   $37,136      45.3       2,135   $46,750      47.7
Sales Engineers                                                330   $49,519      63.4         280   $50,500      62.9
Telemarketers                                                  545   $15,793      16.1         255   $26,474      12.9
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                          835   $14,719      14.6         400   $23,456      20.2
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         1,350   $27,419      34.7         870   $32,463      42.6

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                               6,565   $34,417      30.6       5,530   $36,459      31.7
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service             185   $17,375      24.5         115   $23,977      18.3
Table 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          KENTUCKY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                            140   $26,818      14.5         120   $27,045      16.4
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                    60   $25,893       8.5          40   $50,375      12.2
Bill and Account Collectors                                    880   $20,951      22.6         600   $23,950      19.2
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators               415   $24,000      35.0         310   $25,357      38.5
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                 2,020   $21,748      25.3       1,305   $26,283      27.5
Gaming Cage Workers                                              4    $1,750       0.0           4   $23,750       0.0
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                                 290   $26,935      21.2         225   $27,339      17.3
Procurement Clerks                                             200   $36,875      33.5         150   $33,750      29.1
Tellers                                                        400   $14,010      21.3         185   $20,579      31.7
Brokerage Clerks                                                75   $65,375      67.5          70   $65,667      64.3
Correspondence Clerks                                            4   $41,250     100.0           4   $41,250     100.0
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           195   $25,952      36.6         160   $26,842      31.5
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                        170   $22,194      14.0         140   $28,214      16.9
Customer Service Representatives                             6,120   $25,978      25.0       4,445   $29,075      24.8
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                  120   $37,857      85.0         100   $40,833      81.6
File Clerks                                                    535   $18,333      15.4         360   $23,750      19.6
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                           405   $14,088      14.1         190   $15,638       8.0
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                       720   $13,589      37.7         220   $24,551      24.8
Library Assistants, Clerical                                   250    $8,182      35.5          85   $18,179      27.6
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                   240   $25,489      32.2         175   $27,196      28.2
New Account Clerks                                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Order Clerks                                                   865   $23,393      12.4         680   $26,820      10.0
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                   90   $29,375      31.5          70   $35,938      42.6
Receptionists and Information Clerks                           640   $16,488      25.1         345   $24,894      22.0
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                                710   $31,279      10.3         530   $34,348      11.2
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                       160   $22,396      35.4         125   $31,500      28.6
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       145   $24,063      14.7         100   $35,952      20.6
Couriers and Messengers                                      1,670   $21,917       9.3       1,085   $28,897      10.0
Dispatchers                                                  1,515   $27,837      11.3       1,200   $29,562      11.8
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       830   $23,231       4.0         705   $25,682       4.7
Postal Service Clerks                                          915   $40,483      16.0         830   $40,905      16.9
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 3,230   $39,543      11.6       2,630   $40,729      12.8
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                                 755   $39,974       9.3         610   $41,713       9.5
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  2,125   $38,488      24.9       1,770   $41,476      26.1
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      7,105   $25,035       4.2       5,340   $26,938       4.6
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              10,125   $17,856       5.7       6,315   $22,582       5.3
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                                840   $25,488       7.3         570   $28,654       5.6
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                    1,165   $24,645      38.6         755   $29,188      38.3
Computer Operators                                           1,330   $28,088      18.0       1,060   $31,179      17.0
Data Entry Keyers                                              945   $17,264      18.2         550   $25,000      21.5
Word Processors and Typists                                    105    $7,094      34.6          25   $17,404      24.0
Desktop Publishers                                              55   $27,500      27.8          50   $32,875      23.5
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                  215   $23,529      25.9         150   $30,000      26.3
Table 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          KENTUCKY; MALES

                                                                               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                                               775   $17,451      13.2         385   $25,785       1.8
Office Clerks, General                                       2,010   $19,137      22.4       1,055   $30,110      24.2
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      250   $21,385      15.9         180   $22,432      14.3
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                   15   $41,023       0.0          15   $41,023       0.0
Statistical Assistants                                         205   $19,338      37.1         125   $27,321      34.6
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         1,495   $29,609      44.7       1,150   $32,386      41.0

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         520   $25,102      15.3         375   $26,910      14.5
Agricultural Inspectors                                        115   $29,327       3.5          80   $31,705       3.8
Animal Breeders                                                 60   $21,964      21.0          55   $23,125      23.6
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     165   $11,917      13.8          60   $14,375      25.9
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                           8,245   $12,096       3.6       4,405   $17,065       4.0
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                             80   $14,861      13.6          35   $15,417      17.6
Hunters and Trappers                                            30   $11,435       0.0           4   $28,750       0.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                                 95   $19,792      16.1          65   $21,667      22.7
Logging Workers                                              3,270   $15,341       1.4       1,400   $20,988       3.0

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                             14,745   $35,832       5.7      11,385   $38,959       5.8
Boilermakers                                                   560   $36,020       3.8         225   $35,972       4.0
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                    4,450   $20,836       1.5       2,125   $26,276       1.6
Carpenters                                                  21,370   $20,644       3.7      11,535   $26,199       4.1
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers              3,245   $22,866       3.4       1,995   $27,144       3.2
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                    1,570   $21,688       0.8         780   $27,139       1.3
Contruction Laborers                                        16,945   $20,232       2.3       8,380   $24,936       3.0
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators             340   $22,143       3.5         145   $25,250       6.8
Pile-Driver Operators                                           20   $56,125       0.0          20   $56,125       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                  9,400   $29,054       0.8       5,720   $31,259       0.8
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                     2,995   $19,133       0.8       1,575   $25,058       0.9
Electricians                                                11,505   $32,139       3.2       8,890   $35,031       2.8
Glaziers                                                       580   $26,238       5.2         445   $26,571       6.7
Insulation Workers                                             610   $25,640       3.1         355   $36,667       5.3
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                       6,285   $18,738       3.5       3,310   $24,049       3.1
Paperhangers                                                   120   $25,268       8.4          70   $36,875       0.0
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters          8,445   $30,608       2.1       6,090   $32,222       2.2
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                    95   $27,212       0.0          60   $29,167       0.0
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                        70   $24,464      18.8          55   $40,208      24.5
Roofers                                                      3,275   $16,804       1.2       1,465   $21,715       1.8
Sheet Metal Workers                                          2,045   $25,636       1.5       1,385   $28,717       1.7
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                            1,350   $27,813       1.3         855   $31,722       0.8
Helpers, Construction Trades                                   675   $15,401       1.6         270   $23,672       1.8
Construction and Building Inspectors                         1,040   $31,503      13.1         785   $34,429      12.4
Elevator Installers and Repairers                              350   $37,130       3.1         295   $37,833       3.7
Table 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          KENTUCKY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 300   $17,500       0.3         155   $22,443       0.6
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            205   $29,152       8.9         115   $35,521      15.5
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  1,385   $19,712       1.9         945   $21,356       1.3
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    240   $32,625       0.0         145   $33,292       0.0
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                    90   $17,708       0.0          60   $19,375       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                 350   $19,615       0.0         185   $30,096       0.0
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                          95   $35,764       0.0          65   $40,714       0.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                              665   $31,134       0.0         480   $35,407       0.0
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                     530   $30,604       1.5         300   $33,112       0.0
Mining Machine Operators                                     5,025   $37,490       0.7       3,540   $42,220       0.8
Roof Bolters, Mining                                         1,120   $34,333       0.0         725   $38,429       0.0
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                        10   $35,625      66.7          10   $35,625      66.7
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                    30   $32,344       0.0          15   $87,639       0.0
Other Extraction Workers                                       560   $30,625       0.0         420   $36,711       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   5,885   $40,970       8.5       5,200   $42,452       8.9
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  2,830   $27,937      11.9       2,100   $32,316      13.5
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              2,810   $31,384       5.7       2,160   $37,581       5.7
Avionics Technicians                                            75   $35,417       0.0          60   $34,844       0.0
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers             600   $29,554       0.5         500   $31,250       0.6
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                     25   $23,393       0.0          20   $19,750       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      250   $45,714       2.0         215   $49,792       2.3
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                     510   $62,012       8.8         435   $65,536       8.7
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                665   $18,947       6.0         445   $24,963       4.5
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                     435   $26,891       3.0         350   $29,145       2.8
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                   1,325   $41,517       7.4       1,165   $42,212       7.8
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        3,225   $23,492       1.4       2,410   $26,558       1.8
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      160   $31,027       4.4         145   $31,563       4.8
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                15,025   $21,618       2.0      10,985   $25,623       2.0
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                5,620   $28,895       1.2       4,590   $30,214       1.0
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  4,315   $35,130       1.1       3,430   $36,440       1.0
Small Engine Mechanics                                         965   $17,444       2.3         585   $21,739       2.6
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                    775   $17,334       1.4         490   $21,171       0.0
Table 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       28
          (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.)

          KENTUCKY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                     245   $27,431       4.9         205   $31,364       5.9
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                   4,715   $26,207       1.6       3,710   $29,448       1.8
Home Appliance Repairers                                       700   $21,196       1.0         465   $24,330       1.5
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics               11,160   $36,334       2.9       9,550   $38,002       2.9
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                      7,140   $29,255       2.7       5,745   $31,343       2.8
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 640   $31,655       3.6         435   $40,303       1.4
Millwrights                                                  1,080   $35,451       1.9         665   $42,212       1.4
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers               2,160   $42,161       2.7       1,855   $43,750       2.6
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers             2,735   $32,253       4.5       2,030   $37,546       5.3
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                   890   $39,539      16.5         750   $41,092      13.5
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    805   $24,527       3.4         520   $29,375       3.3
Commercial Divers                                               15   $12,344      46.7           4   $28,750     100.0
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  235   $30,149       4.7         180   $30,977       6.1
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers               600   $19,978       0.0         350   $23,854       0.0
Riggers                                                        110   $22,083       0.0          70   $27,794       0.0
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                               50   $41,667      16.7          40   $40,694      19.5
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         150   $14,750       5.4         110   $19,286       7.3
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          3,345   $27,808       5.5       2,455   $31,875       5.9

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         20,040   $39,613      11.5      17,185   $40,802      11.7
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                    10   $10,781      72.7          10   $11,250     100.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 2,765   $30,035       3.3       1,965   $33,350       3.8
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           475   $30,179       8.4         335   $32,260       8.4
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                       515   $30,750       6.4         400   $31,607       6.0
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    19,025   $29,334       5.0      14,205   $32,714       4.9
Bakers                                                         570   $16,184      11.4         325   $21,411      10.8
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    3,355   $21,657       2.5       2,400   $24,423       2.9
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                        140   $26,595       0.0         120   $27,500       0.0
Food Batchmakers                                               550   $23,996       1.3         400   $25,917       1.8
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      65   $16,500       0.0          50   $30,714       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     385   $27,121       4.7         345   $30,000       5.2
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               315   $29,375       2.6         270   $30,455       3.0
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            355   $30,417       0.0         295   $31,140       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            255   $32,059       0.0         195   $34,318       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                   2,655   $24,278       0.3       1,945   $27,472       0.4
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.)

          KENTUCKY; MALES

                                                                               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                               145   $30,750       0.0          95   $34,904       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                 760   $28,702       1.7         595   $30,058       1.0
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               330   $27,778       2.7         265   $28,500       3.4
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    25   $40,000      12.5          25   $40,000      12.5
Machinists                                                   6,025   $31,483       2.4       5,055   $32,851       2.2
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                   850   $35,327       0.8         685   $37,049       1.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic               75   $26,534      12.3          45   $31,458       4.7
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 1,835   $26,896       2.2       1,475   $28,494       1.6
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            195   $29,408       6.2         115   $40,272      10.6
Tool and Die Makers                                          2,740   $40,922       3.1       2,410   $41,473       3.5
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                     12,830   $27,094       1.3       9,355   $29,565       1.3
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               195   $30,972       3.0         150   $35,694       4.1
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                              60   $22,500       0.0          45   $27,500       0.0
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   315   $29,875       0.0         285   $30,700       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                           175   $25,000       0.0         110   $35,104       0.0
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 9,860   $27,987       2.7       7,800   $30,205       2.8
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                510   $30,462       8.3         415   $31,973      10.1
Job Printers                                                   715   $27,740       3.6         595   $30,677       4.4
Prepress Technicians and Workers                               630   $30,505       9.2         515   $32,522       8.0
Printing Machine Operators                                   2,785   $32,184       2.8       2,405   $33,490       3.0
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             1,135   $14,747       3.4         715   $19,627       4.3
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials              535   $22,288       0.4         350   $26,342       0.6
Sewing Machine Operators                                     1,210   $19,986       1.7         810   $21,566       0.5
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         170   $21,078       4.1         140   $22,083       5.1
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                              60   $18,571       0.0          40   $22,500       0.0
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                               265   $19,602      16.5         175   $22,292      24.9
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                       95   $27,212       0.0          70   $27,067       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                       80   $16,944       0.0          60   $18,295       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                       240   $22,950       0.0         170   $25,464       0.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                                4   $26,250       0.0           4   $26,250       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                            4   $41,250       0.0           4   $41,250       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                 4   $23,750       0.0           4   $23,750       0.0
Upholsterers                                                   515   $25,300       0.0         330   $26,063       0.0
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           140   $12,009       0.0          60   $15,357       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.)

          KENTUCKY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                           1,120   $20,169       5.7         775   $22,661       4.8
Furniture Finishers                                            375   $20,667       5.1         320   $21,806       3.1
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood         1,960   $16,565       0.5       1,230   $20,953       0.7
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                815   $19,156       1.0         650   $21,110       1.2
Woodworkers, All Other                                         645   $15,804       3.6         405   $21,288       3.4
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           870   $50,608       4.5         810   $50,920       3.9
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                    1,235   $33,819      11.5       1,030   $36,286      12.1
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                    1,415   $27,827       8.6       1,255   $28,476       7.0
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       720   $41,864       4.3         565   $43,301       5.5
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                1,740   $45,938       6.8       1,515   $47,003       6.7
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    1,850   $28,889       4.7       1,445   $31,370       6.0
Cutting Workers                                              1,195   $22,348       1.9         875   $26,331       1.9
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              910   $28,716       0.3         660   $30,469       0.0
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      335   $32,708       5.0         220   $37,788       3.6
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers          8,620   $30,989       9.9       6,745   $32,465      10.7
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  285   $30,469      12.0         255   $31,523      11.3
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians          485   $26,571      10.3         385   $27,372      11.5
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          1,970   $23,885       4.8       1,390   $27,185       6.5
Painting Workers                                             2,435   $26,988       5.0       1,825   $29,204       4.2
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                      265   $20,278      20.1         195   $24,018      18.8
Semiconductor Processors                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             295   $17,093       5.1         160   $24,042       0.0
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        370   $22,625       0.0         230   $30,160       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders            40   $33,438       0.0          35   $33,646       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                          120   $23,333       7.6          95   $25,000       2.1
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      430   $21,612       5.4         290   $27,042       5.8
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders           440   $31,542       2.3         335   $35,409       3.0
Tire Builders                                                  610   $40,550       0.7         530   $41,025       0.8
Helpers-Production Workers                                     415   $24,858       2.9         240   $31,611       4.1
Production Workers, All Other                               19,245   $26,481       3.9      14,125   $29,611       3.4

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    3,490   $32,760      12.6       2,785   $36,021      12.3
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                         2,205   $60,714      68.5       1,530   $60,915      68.3
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  320   $46,154      35.1         280   $52,708      36.2
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.)

          KENTUCKY; MALES

                                                                               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                                           50   $25,368       0.0          40   $25,882       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  4,125   $16,073       8.4       1,575   $25,552       7.7
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                      55,360   $27,099       2.6      38,285   $31,229       2.4
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   1,790   $12,797       2.6         880   $21,409       1.0
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                             220   $10,938      10.4          75   $30,000       6.8
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                           1,190   $50,784       3.6         955   $51,522       2.8
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                   320   $41,842       9.0         265   $42,434       8.3
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                          1,185   $45,491       6.7         960   $48,100       6.9
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                      215   $35,625       0.0         150   $36,875       0.0
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      755   $24,047       1.1         400   $26,950       0.0
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                           930   $40,141       2.5         490   $40,465       4.1
Ship Engineers                                                  20   $50,956      19.0           0         .        .
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                        115   $40,602       0.0         100   $40,787       0.0
Parking Lot Attendants                                         415   $10,951       1.9         170   $14,327       4.7
Service Station Attendants                                   1,360   $12,343       0.7         605   $20,610       1.3
Transportation Inspectors                                      385   $41,545      22.3         310   $41,977      19.7
Other Transportation Workers                                   140   $26,310       0.0          95   $28,594       0.0
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                 190   $32,500       4.2         120   $35,208       6.6
Crane and Tower Operators                                    1,280   $35,114       4.4         900   $36,663       4.7
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators            2,455   $28,076       0.6       1,555   $30,484       0.8
Hoist and Winch Operators                                      190   $25,662       4.2         150   $26,923       0.0
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                       9,490   $25,343       1.0       7,245   $26,812       1.1
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                          3,820   $15,189       2.7       2,225   $20,204       2.7
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      25,040   $19,924       2.8      15,715   $23,944       2.4
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                 705   $21,685       4.2         475   $24,183       3.8
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  2,355   $16,329       2.3       1,190   $23,263       1.9
Pumping Station Operators                                      225   $30,848       1.3         185   $31,316       1.6
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                   1,180   $17,875       2.0         790   $21,853       1.0
Shuttle Car Operators                                          430   $28,849       1.2         270   $36,786       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                              140   $40,625       0.0         115   $41,813       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                           1,135   $28,179       1.2         875   $31,822       1.6


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