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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Louisiana: Females

(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                                             934,250   $16,521      23.4     524,025   $22,799      27.0

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                             1,970   $39,448      34.9       1,455   $42,262      36.5
General and Operations Managers                              2,600   $31,092      35.3       2,045   $32,472      31.9
Legislators                                                     90   $27,734      46.1          65   $29,609      63.1
Advertising and Promotions Managers                            320   $31,833      55.0         240   $34,531      58.3
Marketing and Sales Managers                                 4,200   $28,710      39.1       3,070   $31,750      38.2
Public Relations Managers                                      340   $41,173      62.3         225   $42,321      63.3
Administrative Services Managers                               415   $28,036      16.7         365   $31,908      16.5
Computer and Information Systems Managers                      630   $24,784      36.6         450   $32,202      44.6
Financial Managers                                           7,060   $29,341      29.3       5,820   $30,887      27.9
Human Resources Managers                                     3,450   $26,895      28.9       2,560   $30,646      29.6
Industrial Production Managers                                 425   $30,536      43.5         320   $31,607      43.3
Purchasing Managers                                            655   $36,362      36.1         495   $37,066      39.8
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers             460   $27,390      11.5         355   $34,018      12.1
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                   300   $16,071      13.1         180   $22,222      11.2
Farmers and Ranchers                                           645   $16,026      14.4         310   $19,181      13.6
Construction Managers                                          570   $28,040      29.0         425   $30,000      35.4
Education Administrators                                     6,505   $35,247      69.7       3,985   $36,543      68.2
Engineering Managers                                            50   $60,139      54.9          45   $60,972      62.2
Food Service Managers                                        5,030   $17,464      13.3       3,180   $20,161      11.6
Funeral Directors                                              195   $25,122      34.2         125   $26,779      54.5
Gaming Managers                                                475   $18,867       8.8         295   $30,125       9.8
Lodging Managers                                               790   $22,455      27.3         560   $24,778      20.8
Medical and Health Services Managers                         4,620   $31,307      40.7       3,605   $33,452      41.7
Natural Sciences Managers                                       55   $16,932      45.3          25   $33,750     100.0
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           435   $40,050       8.3         300   $43,125       7.0
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   3,175   $20,743      17.5       2,075   $23,500      14.5
Social and Community Service Managers                        2,035   $24,327      59.4       1,345   $30,083      62.8
Managers, All Other                                          7,385   $27,415      30.2       5,430   $32,109      31.7

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 170   $20,000      36.6          90   $30,924      33.7
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                     25    $7,250      55.6          10   $16,250       0.0
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            1,600   $13,859      12.5         770   $22,313      13.9
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                              1,775   $25,141      19.2       1,395   $26,640      19.3
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              2,600   $26,857      31.7       2,120   $28,288      30.4
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                        755   $30,377      31.6         665   $30,086      28.1
Cost Estimators                                                120   $30,313      26.9          75   $32,250      27.6



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.)

          LOUISIANA; FEMALES

                                                                               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                                                6,225   $25,046      32.0       4,495   $28,798      29.7
Logisticians                                                   120   $30,417       8.3          85   $31,875       3.5
Management Analysts                                          1,300   $30,214      55.2         855   $36,346      52.2
Meeting and Convention Planners                                225   $23,710      47.8         125   $27,283      56.3
Other Business Operations Specialists                        1,135   $20,829      28.5         735   $25,822      21.1
Accountants and Auditors                                    15,025   $27,008      55.3      10,480   $30,577      57.6
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                        400   $22,394      23.1         285   $26,983      20.1
Budget Analysts                                                235   $39,625      63.9         215   $39,625      65.0
Credit Analysts                                                140   $26,360      58.9         120   $27,096      68.6
Financial Analysts                                             160   $41,042      54.7         125   $42,292      53.6
Personal Financial Advisors                                    670   $30,313      51.3         445   $32,181      49.8
Insurance Underwriters                                         895   $27,392      26.6         750   $29,091      26.5
Financial Examiners                                             60   $51,528     100.0          40   $51,528     100.0
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 2,920   $25,933      18.7       2,315   $27,695      18.3
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  460   $25,156      18.1         380   $27,383      18.4
Tax Preparers                                                1,430    $5,445      15.5         180   $17,625      29.8
Financial Specialists, All Other                               330   $29,583      25.8         225   $31,656      22.9

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                       1,595   $35,087      50.7       1,190   $37,526      48.9
Computer Programmers                                         1,210   $35,208      62.3         915   $40,182      59.8
Computer Software Engineers                                    835   $42,325      62.1         705   $47,115      58.4
Computer Support Specialists                                 1,100   $30,807      40.1         835   $33,287      40.1
Database Administrators                                        150   $30,897      47.4         135   $31,474      40.3
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                    445   $32,454      38.4         390   $35,519      36.2
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts                525   $28,234      44.7         335   $31,410      45.2
Actuaries                                                        4   $88,750     100.0           4   $88,750     100.0
Mathematicians                                                  35   $37,938      60.6          20   $26,827      31.6
Operations Research Analysts                                   585   $34,303      41.7         500   $35,291      40.6
Statisticians                                                   65   $48,906      59.7          50   $50,667      48.1
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                   0         .        .            0         .        .

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                       350   $28,144      79.4         240   $31,083      78.8
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                105   $32,734      83.8          70   $36,250      79.4
Aerospace Engineers                                             35   $45,536      81.8          35   $45,536      81.8
Agricultural Engineers                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Biomedical Engineers                                             4   $36,250     100.0           0         .        .
Chemical Engineers                                             395   $59,632      92.9         325   $60,774      95.1
Civil Engineers                                                375   $37,279      69.6         285   $42,188      78.7
Computer Hardware Engineers                                     70   $20,000      30.9          55   $24,306      38.2
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                            215   $47,604      66.2         155   $51,719      62.4
Environmental Engineers                                         55   $37,039     100.0          45   $43,021     100.0
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety              200   $45,294      80.3         130   $57,292      81.7
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                           30   $57,847      41.9          30   $57,847      41.9



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.)

          LOUISIANA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                             25   $65,625     100.0          15   $75,179     100.0
Mechanical Engineers                                           135   $39,609      77.8         110   $40,962      84.5
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                              30   $56,667      90.0          25   $77,679     100.0
Nuclear Engineers                                               10   $66,250     100.0          10   $66,250     100.0
Petroleum Engineers                                             60   $41,923      88.7          50   $46,071      86.0
Engineers, All Others                                          240   $41,343      71.5         155   $50,938      71.6
Drafters                                                       970   $26,497      12.9         675   $29,931      12.1
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                       815   $23,508      17.3         565   $26,448      11.2
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                              125   $16,667       5.6          50   $22,625      13.7

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               130   $30,536      82.2          70   $33,833      89.7
Biological Scientists                                          385   $24,018      97.7         245   $28,092      98.4
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                           40   $38,235      94.7          25   $39,118      92.3
Medical Scientists                                             375   $26,809      96.0         250   $31,809     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                       0         .        .            0         .        .
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                                10   $16,563     100.0           4   $51,250     100.0
Chemists and Materials Scientists                              360   $36,371      95.0         235   $45,321      97.9
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                     610   $37,207      86.7         430   $44,821      84.6
Physical Scientists, All Other                                 380   $25,476      93.9         205   $32,083      94.6
Economists                                                      25   $43,403     100.0          20   $43,750     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                      220   $17,125      43.1          90   $30,156      39.3
Psychologists                                                  810   $32,468      96.7         385   $36,216      96.9
Sociologists                                                    15   $24,722     100.0          10   $23,750     100.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                     50   $29,107      80.0          35   $32,875      73.0
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            260   $19,583      95.0         165   $29,750      96.4
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                       80   $13,667       0.0          50   $23,500       0.0
Biological Technicians                                         120   $15,526      34.2          35   $19,063      38.9
Chemical Technicians                                           745   $46,629      46.8         545   $50,345      45.0
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           330   $34,074      35.5         265   $38,269      33.5
Nuclear Technicians                                             15   $40,694       0.0          10   $41,250       0.0
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians           830   $16,913      29.0         410   $22,609      20.1

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   4,995   $24,857      72.1       2,635   $26,958      71.0
Social Workers                                               7,735   $26,318      72.4       5,650   $28,965      73.2
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               2,085   $21,172      49.3       1,345   $24,054      51.9
Clergy                                                         655   $23,333      65.7         450   $25,903      78.4
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                  575   $16,587      51.1         305   $23,512      52.1
Religious Workers, All Other                                   760   $11,296      36.3         280   $21,875      37.5

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                      3,275   $48,266      99.8       2,225   $57,083      99.8
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                245   $41,354      67.5         160   $56,875      83.8
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              4,285   $27,673      28.9       3,075   $29,667      27.5
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          2,720   $24,481      29.1       1,705   $30,071      23.3



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.)

          LOUISIANA; FEMALES

                                                                               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                                       7,785   $27,681      90.4       4,820   $35,549      91.2
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                          6,860   $11,575      30.7       3,875   $15,154      32.3
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       49,830   $26,442      89.6      36,100   $28,156      93.2
Secondary School Teachers                                    7,930   $27,141      92.4       6,055   $28,684      94.8
Special Education Teachers                                   2,205   $26,458      78.8       1,560   $28,295      83.9
Other Teachers and Instructors                               5,205   $10,867      36.1       1,540   $18,615      36.7
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   265   $18,490      66.9         125   $23,587      70.6
Librarians                                                   2,760   $28,773      88.4       1,420   $28,926      85.4
Library Technicians                                            585   $11,028      27.6         240   $19,044      26.1
Teacher Assistants                                          13,690   $10,506       6.1       3,490   $12,213       4.5
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 645   $37,066      84.7         395   $37,712      77.5

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  1,205   $10,897      46.1         455   $26,761      42.5
Designers                                                    3,875   $15,032      31.2       1,915   $22,525      35.5
Actors                                                          25   $21,023      76.0          10   $21,250     100.0
Producers and Directors                                        435   $28,031      70.4         320   $30,865      70.5
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers                 620   $10,146      42.5         165   $24,167      55.5
Dancers and Choreographers                                     355   $12,384      16.6         105   $17,500       4.8
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                         895    $7,650      51.8         215   $21,771      48.4
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           140    $9,583      38.3          30   $27,500      42.9
Announcers                                                     125   $12,321      30.6          65   $23,571      31.3
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                   600   $22,021      73.8         370   $30,893      71.4
Public Relations Specialists                                 1,080   $25,849      60.6         645   $31,674      64.3
Editors                                                        590   $21,225      64.7         325   $26,581      77.5
Technical Writers                                              180   $27,442      41.8         120   $29,286      33.9
Writers and Authors                                            565   $16,042      72.4         225   $26,845      60.0
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  390   $12,566      21.0         125   $16,563      17.6
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                              110   $19,844      45.0          30   $26,944      43.3
Photographers                                                  865   $11,026      19.1         330   $22,961      25.3
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                         35    $2,368      19.4          15    $5,139       0.0
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                   65   $14,659      83.6          30  $116,538      83.3
Dentists                                                       405   $68,203     100.0         195   $68,438     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                 1,275   $22,024      50.8         790   $29,792      52.2
Optometrists                                                    45   $44,609     100.0          40   $55,208     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  1,585   $51,239      96.4       1,105   $58,358      97.3
Physicians and Surgeons                                      2,870   $67,500      98.8       1,890   $92,056      99.2
Physician Assistants                                           530   $20,243      23.8         315   $24,700      17.5



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.)

          LOUISIANA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                     10   $68,750     100.0          10   $68,750     100.0
Registered Nurses                                           31,810   $39,345      53.5      21,555   $42,591      52.9
Audiologists                                                   115   $36,250      92.0          70   $45,865      87.0
Occupational Therapists                                        870   $39,651      91.0         455   $45,976      87.7
Physical Therapists                                          1,170   $50,024      92.5         635   $52,313      92.0
Radiation Therapists                                           135   $39,097      35.3         125   $39,792      38.2
Recreational Therapists                                        170   $17,989      76.2          95   $19,864      75.8
Respiratory Therapists                                       1,370   $32,340      23.4         905   $37,016      29.7
Speech-Language Pathologists                                 1,940   $30,990      96.3         790   $35,568      99.5
Therapists, All Others                                         475   $24,135      69.5         245   $31,759      78.5
Veterinarians                                                  305   $35,500     100.0         220   $38,125     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                     20   $50,313      57.1          10   $51,250     100.0
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   3,940   $27,820      63.8       2,590   $31,503      63.0
Dental Hygienists                                            1,255   $31,250      56.8         360   $31,952      33.1
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             2,885   $29,426      23.5       2,000   $31,756      26.4
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                   940   $23,415       8.4         630   $26,324       3.6
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                4,360   $14,683       9.6       2,315   $19,194       7.1
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses           14,370   $21,710       6.8       8,655   $24,563       7.2
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians           1,435   $15,110       8.1         870   $16,566      11.3
Opticians, Dispensing                                          580   $17,569       2.2         355   $20,915       1.7
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians           1,000   $19,215      11.8         585   $24,179      12.7
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                  410   $27,895      44.9         305   $28,355      48.2

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 30,560   $11,266       3.2      14,505   $14,203       3.0
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                    150   $19,881      19.1          90   $27,361      11.4
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        420   $20,148      13.8         255   $22,344      12.6
Massage Therapists                                             525   $10,674      26.4         150   $18,250      38.7
Dental Assistants                                            2,735   $15,525       2.5       1,310   $18,376       2.4
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                 7,800   $15,188       7.3       4,475   $18,172       6.4

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     200   $27,500      28.2         155   $30,100      36.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                   270   $29,650      19.3         225   $30,298      18.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                            50   $40,395       0.0          35   $41,118       0.0
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other             550   $21,362      21.6         410   $23,393      25.3
Fire Fighters                                                   90   $25,000       0.0          55   $21,875       0.0
Fire Inspectors                                                135   $26,250       0.0         100   $27,083       0.0
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   2,540   $16,564       7.6       1,500   $20,641       9.1
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                          425   $30,449      53.1         375   $31,094      53.2
Fish and Game Wardens                                            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.)

          LOUISIANA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                     60   $17,667       0.0          25   $75,703       0.0
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           1,545   $22,278      12.9       1,240   $24,935      11.4
Transit and Railroad Police                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Animal Control Workers                                          20   $16,875       0.0          15   $17,500       0.0
Private Detectives and Investigators                           195   $25,069      42.8         140   $26,985      55.1
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             4,480   $12,453       4.9       2,170   $18,432       6.9
Crossing Guards                                                390    $5,381       0.0          50   $12,232       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                400    $6,287       8.7          75   $19,464      23.4

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                           795   $12,118       6.6         370   $15,409       8.3
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        6,835   $13,807       4.6       3,815   $16,779       5.2
Cooks                                                       21,320    $9,833       0.9       8,440   $12,165       0.9
Food Preparation Workers                                     4,400    $8,301       1.8       1,260   $11,746       2.9
Bartenders                                                   3,305    $9,558       7.4       1,030   $15,466       6.2
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        3,335    $9,213       1.7       1,310   $11,921       0.6
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                  925    $6,730       4.4         295   $12,432       7.2
Waiters and Waitresses                                      16,160    $8,949       6.5       5,120   $12,464       4.5
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  1,415   $10,147       2.8         575   $11,999       2.8
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                    2,770    $9,308       1.3         930   $13,042       0.4
Dishwashers                                                    995    $4,818       1.3         220   $13,010       0.0
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                       1,495    $8,050       5.9         390   $12,891       2.8
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     75   $11,534       0.0          25   $11,838       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         1,600   $14,694       3.6       1,040   $16,336       2.9
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                          170   $14,948      29.6          85   $18,654      20.2
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              10,800    $9,083       1.6       3,730   $13,302       0.6
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                             22,340    $8,614       1.1       7,955   $11,961       1.3
Pest Control Workers                                           145   $12,083      11.6          70   $16,591      24.3
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                  1,150   $10,684       3.7         480   $14,117       2.5

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers            1,455   $25,229       7.9       1,090   $26,941       7.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                      945   $17,765      11.3         620   $19,105      11.1
Animal Trainers                                                165   $12,125      10.8         115   $13,672      15.9
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                      990    $9,982      11.2         410   $16,846      12.0



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.)

          LOUISIANA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                               2,540   $21,961       5.6       1,605   $26,310       4.1
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   20   $28,125       0.0          10   $28,750       0.0
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     205    $5,559      10.1          45   $12,727      25.0
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                      470    $9,561       7.4         185   $16,844       7.7
Funeral Service Workers                                        100    $8,833       8.0          20   $18,542       0.0
Barbers                                                        365   $13,235       2.7         185   $12,432       2.2
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists               9,885   $11,244       4.2       4,560   $15,303       4.2
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                    1,525   $12,411       6.7         770   $16,223       4.7
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                      105   $11,397       7.5          40   $26,563      20.0
Tour and Travel Guides                                         465    $7,412      28.7         115   $14,449      23.9
Transportation Attendants                                    1,145   $13,819      21.4         305   $17,154      21.5
Child Care Workers                                          15,700    $7,423       7.2       5,795   $11,420       5.5
Personal and Home Care Aides                                 4,510    $9,522       3.8       1,920   $13,215       2.4
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               2,280   $11,799      24.0         990   $18,709      19.9
Residential Advisors                                           665    $9,865      23.4         255   $14,556      24.5
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   285    $9,449      15.5         120   $12,917       6.6

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   20,580   $18,293      12.7      14,355   $21,366      13.4
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    4,455   $21,292      16.0       3,300   $24,083      15.3
Cashiers                                                    40,620    $8,862       2.7      14,525   $12,834       2.8
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    1,360   $10,725       6.3         700   $13,883       4.8
Parts Salespersons                                             330   $15,610       8.2         215   $18,125      12.4
Retail Salespersons                                         26,755   $10,825      11.9      10,435   $17,223      12.1
Advertising Sales Agents                                     1,560   $26,489      31.2       1,060   $35,381      31.5
Insurance Sales Agents                                       4,635   $20,751      15.7       3,235   $23,319      14.8
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                                 980   $27,117      28.0         725   $30,837      29.5
Travel Agents                                                  915   $17,391      21.7         515   $22,823      22.2
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                   2,670   $21,790      26.7       1,590   $27,745      24.6
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing           4,635   $25,681      33.0       3,080   $29,326      34.5
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   460    $5,313       3.7          50    $8,750       0.0
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         4,325   $18,873      25.6       2,155   $27,007      24.0
Sales Engineers                                                 10   $58,125     100.0          10   $58,125     100.0
Telemarketers                                                1,515    $8,697      10.4         445   $13,767      10.2
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        1,340    $7,042      10.4         260   $20,039       8.0
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         1,520   $20,774      42.7         820   $27,319      50.2

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              16,760   $23,789      17.1      12,610   $25,998      17.1
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service           1,500   $12,360       2.4         750   $16,548       1.6



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.)

          LOUISIANA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                            940   $17,481       7.1         585   $19,982       3.9
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   100   $22,105      25.5          80   $29,821      31.6
Bill and Account Collectors                                  3,095   $18,758       7.1       2,000   $21,425       6.4
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             4,395   $17,509       9.2       2,885   $19,694       9.0
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                24,695   $18,787       8.6      15,895   $21,738       6.9
Gaming Cage Workers                                            380   $14,031       3.9         235   $17,250       0.0
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                               2,905   $21,813       8.8       2,090   $24,434       7.9
Procurement Clerks                                             445   $19,375      12.3         335   $21,920       7.5
Tellers                                                      6,540   $15,029       5.1       3,950   $16,668       3.9
Brokerage Clerks                                                50   $28,125      32.7          45   $28,646      36.2
Correspondence Clerks                                           35   $14,722      11.1          20   $18,250       0.0
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           980   $21,019      14.4         780   $22,273      11.8
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                        650   $17,315       7.2         435   $18,918       6.9
Customer Service Representatives                            12,695   $17,624      13.3       8,200   $21,434      14.5
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                1,290   $25,629      44.7       1,045   $26,233      43.1
File Clerks                                                  4,070   $12,987      10.5       1,920   $18,729      10.4
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                         1,400   $11,452      11.2         590   $14,919      10.7
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     2,640   $12,294      12.9       1,175   $18,267      12.5
Library Assistants, Clerical                                 1,245   $13,088      32.0         540   $17,725      29.9
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                 1,595   $21,821       9.9       1,235   $23,477      12.4
New Account Clerks                                             180   $20,673      11.2         145   $21,705       9.8
Order Clerks                                                 1,185   $12,639       8.6         445   $21,855       8.1
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                  735   $20,906      11.3         520   $23,516      10.6
Receptionists and Information Clerks                        14,020   $12,641       7.9       6,485   $16,941       4.5
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              1,155   $15,339       9.3         675   $16,616       9.0
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                       955   $16,970      13.1         525   $22,250      12.9
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       100   $31,875      15.2          85   $32,870      17.9
Couriers and Messengers                                        740   $11,740       7.5         315   $20,250       7.0
Dispatchers                                                  2,380   $18,092       5.2       1,525   $21,163       6.1
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       190   $17,067       0.0         130   $20,385       0.0
Postal Service Clerks                                        1,420   $35,045      13.6         965   $37,906      16.1
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 2,360   $25,833       8.4       1,410   $34,759      11.4
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                                 925   $31,744      17.4         620   $35,475      20.9
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  1,620   $20,747      12.7       1,120   $25,859      11.5
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      2,415   $16,040       4.8       1,510   $19,752       5.0
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                               6,980   $12,254       3.5       3,345   $16,094       3.1
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                                545   $14,481       9.2         365   $16,155      12.8
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                   62,330   $18,636       9.9      40,195   $21,645       9.0
Computer Operators                                           2,030   $18,333      11.4       1,390   $21,585      12.3
Data Entry Keyers                                            5,660   $15,808      10.8       3,350   $18,750       9.5
Word Processors and Typists                                  2,935   $15,446       7.5       1,760   $18,786       2.7
Desktop Publishers                                              40   $19,063      63.2          10   $22,500     100.0
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                3,360   $18,676      11.3       2,370   $20,902      12.2



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.)

          LOUISIANA; FEMALES

                                                                               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                                               685   $12,446       8.5         300   $15,938       0.7
Office Clerks, General                                      18,955   $15,252       9.8      10,630   $19,836       7.3
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      575   $11,214       8.0         270   $13,322       2.2
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                  140    $8,500      37.1          40   $23,750      57.9
Statistical Assistants                                         325   $20,889      11.7         205   $22,167      15.0
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         4,870   $21,271      21.2       3,450   $23,727      20.6

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         105   $12,750       3.9          75   $16,125       0.0
Agricultural Inspectors                                         50   $37,188      29.2          45   $37,813      32.6
Animal Breeders                                                 10    $5,000       0.0           4    $8,750       0.0
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     270    $8,793       0.0         100   $17,308       0.0
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                           1,335    $6,460       3.1         385   $12,267       2.6
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                            310   $11,793       0.0          80   $20,240       0.0
Hunters and Trappers                                             4    $4,375       0.0           4   $23,750       0.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                                  4    $1,250       0.0           0         .        .
Logging Workers                                                 80   $18,125       6.3          40   $17,917       0.0

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                                605   $25,692      20.9         360   $32,500      19.7
Boilermakers                                                    40   $50,139       0.0          25   $60,104       0.0
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                       35    $9,821       0.0          15    $9,821       0.0
Carpenters                                                     580   $15,000       0.0         235   $20,859       0.0
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers                 85   $14,219       0.0          30   $15,781       0.0
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                       50   $21,250       0.0          20   $28,125       0.0
Contruction Laborers                                           990   $11,259       1.8         335   $18,875       1.8
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators               0         .        .            0         .        .
Pile-Driver Operators                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                    195   $18,661       1.0         130   $19,023       0.0
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                        80    $9,449       9.9          30   $23,333      25.0
Electricians                                                   250   $22,938       8.4         185   $24,875       8.1
Glaziers                                                         4   $16,250       0.0           4   $16,250       0.0
Insulation Workers                                              90    $4,786       0.0          20   $20,179       0.0
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                         905   $12,464       3.1         400   $17,089       4.0
Paperhangers                                                   165   $11,375       3.6          75   $16,607       0.0
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters            320   $20,577       8.8         205   $20,996       9.4
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                    30    $8,750       0.0           0         .        .
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Roofers                                                         55    $9,464       0.0          25    $9,732       0.0
Sheet Metal Workers                                            110   $22,330       0.0          85   $22,375       0.0
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                               60   $25,179       0.0          35   $26,071       0.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                   220   $14,609       5.0          55   $16,484       0.0
Construction and Building Inspectors                            90   $20,000      21.7          60   $19,688       3.4
Elevator Installers and Repairers                                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.)

          LOUISIANA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                  10   $16,250       0.0          10   $16,250       0.0
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                             55   $13,409       0.0          20   $12,083       0.0
Highway Maintenance Workers                                    105   $14,167       0.0          45   $16,384       0.0
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                      4   $46,250       0.0           0         .        .
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                   4    $3,750       0.0           0         .        .
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                          60   $36,316       8.6          50   $36,842      10.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                               10    $7,500       0.0           0         .        .
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                      25   $17,500       0.0          20   $17,019       0.0
Mining Machine Operators                                        65   $19,844      11.1          15   $35,139       0.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Other Extraction Workers                                        40    $4,063       0.0          20   $24,750       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                     610   $27,432      19.4         515   $32,083      21.7
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                    510   $22,487      20.9         375   $27,995      15.1
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                285   $36,201       8.4         255   $36,936       9.4
Avionics Technicians                                            15   $17,321       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers               4   $41,250       0.0           4   $41,250       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                      4   $11,250       0.0           4   $11,250       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                       15   $38,571       0.0           4   $11,250       0.0
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                       0         .        .            0         .        .
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                 25   $15,865       0.0          15    $7,031       0.0
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                      40    $9,750       0.0          10   $20,208       0.0
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                     165   $23,462       4.2         120   $28,036       0.0
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                          100   $17,500       0.0          60   $22,500       0.0
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                       25    $5,104      56.5           0         .        .
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                   345   $20,682       1.4         220   $22,313       0.0
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                   75   $17,122      11.0          75   $17,122      11.0
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                     70   $25,000      13.2          20   $41,250       0.0
Small Engine Mechanics                                          15    $2,344       0.0           4   $21,250       0.0
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                     10   $11,500       0.0          10   $11,250       0.0



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

          LOUISIANA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                      25   $57,692       0.0          10   $36,250       0.0
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                     125   $40,179      12.7          80   $42,188       9.9
Home Appliance Repairers                                        25   $25,125       0.0          15   $26,625       0.0
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                  240   $30,833       9.5         190   $36,875       8.9
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                        270   $15,833       5.6         140   $24,432       4.3
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                  30    $9,205       0.0          10   $26,250       0.0
Millwrights                                                     45   $17,019       0.0          15   $12,031       0.0
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers                  20   $11,500       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers               105   $25,000       8.7          60   $31,000      14.5
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                   170   $22,857       1.2         135   $23,259       1.5
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    120   $22,083       8.2          60   $24,773      10.3
Commercial Divers                                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                   65   $20,938       0.0          40   $25,278       0.0
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers                25   $11,797       0.0          25   $11,797       0.0
Riggers                                                         25   $27,875       0.0          15   $28,000       0.0
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          55   $10,074      18.9          15   $11,250       0.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers            200    $9,231       6.0          65   $19,000      18.8

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                          2,585   $22,178      14.8       2,010   $25,709      16.3
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                     4   $21,250       0.0           4   $21,250       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                   395   $30,341       8.1         255   $35,913      11.8
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                            45   $20,446      16.3          25   $21,964      26.9
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                     2,350   $13,383       2.0       1,120   $20,558       2.9
Bakers                                                       1,570   $11,546       3.5         770   $15,280       1.3
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    1,675    $9,606       1.3         620   $13,698       0.0
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                         25   $21,250      39.1          10   $40,536       0.0
Food Batchmakers                                               570   $10,783       1.6         250   $15,724       3.6
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      45   $13,250       0.0          35   $14,500       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                      20   $29,375       0.0          20   $29,375       0.0
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                15   $16,250       0.0           4   $16,250       0.0
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                              4   $13,750       0.0           4   $13,750       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             45   $14,688       0.0          25   $14,609       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                      50   $11,452      15.4          35   $11,957       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.)

          LOUISIANA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 4    $8,750       0.0           4    $8,750       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                 160   $12,950       0.0          70   $14,850       0.0
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 4   $16,250       0.0           4   $16,250       0.0
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Machinists                                                     120   $20,694       4.2          55   $32,083       9.4
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                     4   $26,875       0.0           4   $26,875       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic                4   $31,250       0.0           0         .        .
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    60   $11,250       0.0          30   $14,688       0.0
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                              4   $16,875       0.0           4   $16,875       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                        350   $19,792       2.0         200   $27,629       3.5
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                              45   $26,087       0.0          25   $26,875       0.0
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    15   $37,639       0.0          10   $38,750       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                             4   $33,750       0.0           4   $33,750       0.0
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                   650   $18,750       0.0         395   $21,083       0.0
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                240   $12,629       0.0         125   $15,541       0.0
Job Printers                                                   265   $14,426       2.7         150   $17,500       0.0
Prepress Technicians and Workers                               365   $16,688      15.9         255   $19,732      12.9
Printing Machine Operators                                     295   $13,000       6.8         175   $13,500      11.4
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             2,705   $10,926       0.1       1,250   $12,361       0.0
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials            1,550    $9,564       0.0         705   $12,293       0.0
Sewing Machine Operators                                     4,235   $11,300       2.3       2,215   $13,221       1.9
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                          25   $10,469       0.0          15   $12,031       0.0
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                               4    $3,750       0.0           0         .        .
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                             1,295   $11,031       5.3         655   $13,567       5.5
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                       15   $10,833       0.0           0         .        .
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                       65    $8,958       7.5          15    $9,861       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                        95   $27,583       0.0          70   $28,083       0.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                                4   $18,750       0.0           4   $18,750       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                15    $9,583      60.0           4   $28,750       0.0
Upholsterers                                                   160    $7,143       5.1          40   $11,705       0.0
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           120    $8,125       0.0          55   $11,654       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.)

          LOUISIANA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                              60   $15,700       0.0          40   $16,667       0.0
Furniture Finishers                                             30   $13,417       0.0          25   $13,000       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood            50   $16,500       0.0          20   $21,875       0.0
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                 45   $15,156       0.0          20    $2,375       0.0
Woodworkers, All Other                                          25   $12,500       0.0          10   $11,875       0.0
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers            45   $31,875      14.0          30   $36,964      19.4
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                       65   $30,446      10.4          50   $30,179      13.5
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                       65   $27,500       7.8          40   $27,222       0.0
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       160   $48,125      26.6         115   $51,875      24.8
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                  130   $41,765       3.1         110   $42,353       3.7
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                      190   $20,156      12.6         130   $26,250      10.8
Cutting Workers                                                240   $11,004       0.0         165   $11,797       0.0
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                               80   $13,438       0.0          65   $20,962       0.0
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      100   $13,616       8.1          50   $14,464       0.0
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers          3,210   $17,017      16.1       1,745   $21,870      17.1
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  325   $16,188       8.6         175   $18,281       0.0
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians          625   $16,140       7.7         350   $19,219       2.3
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          1,770   $12,199       1.2         795   $16,778       2.6
Painting Workers                                               325   $14,299       4.0         145   $16,964       4.8
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                      770   $10,720       7.1         335   $14,332       0.0
Semiconductor Processors                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             115   $17,321       0.0          70   $25,313       0.0
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                         65   $20,750       0.0          30   $17,222       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders             0         .        .            0         .        .
Etchers and Engravers                                           85   $15,848      30.1          50   $14,856      51.0
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                       75   $10,583      34.2          30   $11,786      13.3
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders           250   $16,607       6.9         165   $19,708       4.9
Tire Builders                                                    0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers-Production Workers                                     245   $10,625       1.6          80   $18,750       4.9
Production Workers, All Other                                3,400   $14,401       3.6       1,855   $19,012       3.3

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                      580   $22,750      11.1         425   $25,103      13.0
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                            35   $31,250      42.9          30   $30,673      31.0
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                   85   $27,188      27.9          75   $31,250      20.5



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.)

          LOUISIANA; FEMALES

                                                                               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                                           35   $11,607       0.0          20   $16,750       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  5,520   $12,693       2.0       1,190   $18,313       2.4
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                       4,320   $12,598       4.5       2,015   $17,477       4.2
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                     750   $10,995       6.8         275   $14,023      14.4
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                               4   $31,250       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                              45   $29,844       0.0          45   $29,844       0.0
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                             10   $26,786       0.0          10   $26,786       0.0
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                       10   $31,250       0.0          10   $31,250       0.0
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      150   $24,952       5.3         100   $24,471       7.9
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                            40   $10,000      19.0          10   $19,792       0.0
Ship Engineers                                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                        155   $17,500       0.0         130   $18,066       0.0
Parking Lot Attendants                                         165    $9,286       0.0          95   $12,500       0.0
Service Station Attendants                                     395   $10,808       2.8         185   $13,021       6.0
Transportation Inspectors                                       45   $18,958       8.7          30   $20,833      12.5
Other Transportation Workers                                    25   $29,188       0.0          20   $29,479       0.0
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  35   $26,094      18.9          20   $26,406      33.3
Crane and Tower Operators                                       75   $22,422       0.0          25   $22,031       0.0
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators               55   $16,528      34.0          25   $61,597      78.3
Hoist and Winch Operators                                       25    $6,750       0.0          10    $6,250       0.0
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                         420   $20,917       1.9         260   $25,313       3.1
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                            860   $10,232       2.7         360   $13,697       0.0
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                       3,155   $11,660       2.6       1,405   $17,247       2.2
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                 325   $15,956       1.8         200   $22,500       0.0
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  2,440   $10,304       1.3         995   $14,731       0.5
Pumping Station Operators                                       70   $23,088       2.9          15   $38,611      14.3
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                     130   $13,287       4.7          75   $14,583       8.2
Shuttle Car Operators                                            4   $19,375       0.0           4   $18,750       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Material Moving Workers, All Other                             115   $16,875       5.2          60   $33,750       0.0


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