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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Massachusetts: 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                                           1,583,405   $25,188      38.8     875,050   $32,437      41.7

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                             6,720   $62,901      66.2       5,210   $71,024      67.5
General and Operations Managers                              7,465   $44,433      59.6       5,920   $48,358      58.8
Legislators                                                    230   $32,024      60.8         145   $45,313      52.4
Advertising and Promotions Managers                          1,550   $41,817      78.8       1,150   $45,783      81.3
Marketing and Sales Managers                                15,235   $45,260      73.4      10,925   $51,060      74.0
Public Relations Managers                                    1,570   $41,370      72.0       1,155   $45,402      67.9
Administrative Services Managers                             1,380   $41,615      43.4       1,095   $44,922      40.3
Computer and Information Systems Managers                    4,200   $55,857      75.5       3,345   $59,705      74.6
Financial Managers                                          16,370   $42,267      52.7      12,935   $45,823      52.9
Human Resources Managers                                     6,970   $44,248      56.2       5,350   $47,351      57.2
Industrial Production Managers                               1,655   $45,347      59.1       1,265   $48,720      55.4
Purchasing Managers                                          2,135   $43,076      42.8       1,705   $46,098      41.8
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers             955   $37,639      36.1         720   $40,895      34.9
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                   425   $18,958      48.7         205   $30,625      55.8
Farmers and Ranchers                                           565   $11,269      39.0         290   $15,547      38.1
Construction Managers                                          815   $38,929      40.0         560   $47,292      47.5
Education Administrators                                    16,035   $38,468      76.4      10,290   $43,588      77.8
Engineering Managers                                           495   $75,625      91.1         455   $78,450      93.0
Food Service Managers                                        6,090   $26,731      24.7       3,825   $31,103      24.3
Funeral Directors                                              165   $39,250      30.1          90   $51,484      38.2
Gaming Managers                                                135   $23,203      15.8          40   $44,250      22.0
Lodging Managers                                             1,350   $24,891      38.3         795   $30,328      37.2
Medical and Health Services Managers                         9,515   $42,479      63.3       7,230   $47,086      62.4
Natural Sciences Managers                                      320   $41,486      90.1         275   $41,792      88.4
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           165   $43,563      24.7         150   $43,594      25.8
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   4,545   $32,599      39.4       2,995   $37,143      35.3
Social and Community Service Managers                        5,805   $33,722      71.5       4,135   $37,314      74.4
Managers, All Other                                         23,205   $40,749      56.8      17,205   $45,503      55.6

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 355   $28,365      64.8         230   $29,968      75.3
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                     50   $20,375       0.0          20   $23,500       0.0
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            3,630   $30,097      39.2       2,225   $36,376      44.0
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                              3,475   $33,825      32.6       2,635   $36,559      31.8
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              5,250   $31,681      35.2       4,095   $33,692      33.6
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      1,495   $41,511      58.1       1,120   $43,225      55.5
Cost Estimators                                                250   $34,432      31.3         215   $35,655      29.6



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.)

          MASSACHUSETTS; 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                                               18,935   $36,370      57.6      13,490   $39,987      56.8
Logisticians                                                   275   $38,919      26.8         210   $40,050      25.8
Management Analysts                                          9,720   $45,697      82.2       5,850   $52,441      78.5
Meeting and Convention Planners                              1,090   $36,461      69.6         780   $40,577      66.2
Other Business Operations Specialists                        4,025   $30,899      42.6       2,645   $35,132      40.9
Accountants and Auditors                                    29,075   $34,877      65.9      19,345   $39,177      64.3
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      1,090   $30,346      38.2         650   $37,163      35.0
Budget Analysts                                                620   $38,315      63.4         485   $40,000      61.8
Credit Analysts                                                660   $29,597      39.8         475   $36,908      42.7
Financial Analysts                                           1,275   $44,198      82.7         880   $54,271      83.4
Personal Financial Advisors                                  3,810   $41,694      70.9       2,645   $46,250      71.9
Insurance Underwriters                                       1,695   $38,768      46.1       1,370   $39,662      41.9
Financial Examiners                                            165   $40,313      65.6         110   $44,886      78.4
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 3,910   $35,117      39.5       2,850   $38,477      40.7
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                1,665   $31,180      22.1       1,070   $35,425      24.0
Tax Preparers                                                1,445   $20,387      53.3         485   $38,513      68.5
Financial Specialists, All Other                               925   $36,922      55.0         665   $40,169      53.0

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                       8,745   $45,421      69.0       6,045   $50,300      69.7
Computer Programmers                                         6,415   $46,176      72.8       4,290   $52,136      71.8
Computer Software Engineers                                  9,760   $55,231      84.3       6,825   $60,644      83.1
Computer Support Specialists                                 4,130   $37,029      47.2       2,800   $41,974      46.2
Database Administrators                                      1,060   $41,351      69.6         760   $43,929      64.3
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  1,815   $42,771      54.5       1,455   $45,375      52.3
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts              3,690   $37,377      65.5       2,345   $45,523      67.7
Actuaries                                                      450   $51,857      93.8         350   $75,192      92.0
Mathematicians                                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Operations Research Analysts                                 1,385   $47,038      62.2       1,005   $48,639      60.9
Statisticians                                                  280   $47,222      97.9         200   $56,923      97.0
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  45   $32,321     100.0          35   $34,500     100.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     2,065   $37,056      92.2       1,200   $41,736      89.8
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                170   $33,125      76.2         100   $38,472      74.3
Aerospace Engineers                                            165   $59,107      96.4         130   $61,587     100.0
Agricultural Engineers                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Biomedical Engineers                                            85   $47,143      91.7          65   $48,487     100.0
Chemical Engineers                                             335   $44,828      92.2         230   $58,438     100.0
Civil Engineers                                                985   $44,233      90.1         825   $47,074      89.6
Computer Hardware Engineers                                    505   $43,000      71.4         305   $59,583      78.9
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                            770   $45,625      76.8         525   $55,938      77.5
Environmental Engineers                                        390   $40,391      92.5         210   $51,957      92.9
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            1,185   $45,174      72.2         855   $47,591      70.0
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                           10   $41,250       0.0          10   $41,250       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.)

          MASSACHUSETTS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            165   $52,813      81.6         120   $58,438      82.8
Mechanical Engineers                                           475   $45,833      76.3         365   $48,571      78.0
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Nuclear Engineers                                               30   $79,135     100.0          25   $79,712     100.0
Petroleum Engineers                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Engineers, All Others                                        1,420   $46,182      76.1       1,020   $51,676      74.1
Drafters                                                     1,130   $29,250      38.5         700   $31,898      33.4
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     2,515   $31,076      21.0       1,925   $35,382      18.9
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                               50   $31,250       3.8          40   $36,250       0.0

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               180   $16,910      81.0          55   $44,531      92.9
Biological Scientists                                        1,795   $32,459      91.9       1,240   $39,238      91.1
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          110   $31,779      94.5          45   $41,094     100.0
Medical Scientists                                           3,065   $36,496      99.8       2,135   $41,496      99.7
Astronomers and Physicists                                     145   $51,420     100.0         100   $52,273     100.0
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                                35   $60,208     100.0          35   $60,208     100.0
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            1,325   $38,826      94.6         875   $42,165      94.1
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                     730   $33,551      91.6         480   $41,538      90.7
Physical Scientists, All Other                               2,750   $35,491      97.6       1,785   $40,498      98.6
Economists                                                     390   $46,917     100.0         245   $49,318     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                    2,515   $37,949      80.6       1,420   $47,625      83.3
Psychologists                                                5,540   $37,702      98.7       2,415   $43,049      98.3
Sociologists                                                    75   $28,500     100.0          45   $41,477     100.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                    330   $39,773     100.0         245   $46,116     100.0
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            535   $29,087      95.5         265   $38,125      95.8
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      130   $30,035      56.5         100   $31,076      66.3
Biological Technicians                                         445   $32,017      79.2         305   $33,958      77.6
Chemical Technicians                                           580   $30,159      36.3         410   $32,476      33.3
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                            30   $28,523      13.8          25   $28,977       0.0
Nuclear Technicians                                             10   $21,250       0.0          10   $21,250       0.0
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         3,210   $18,371      52.9       1,380   $31,471      57.9

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                  12,250   $26,419      69.4       6,225   $31,316      68.7
Social Workers                                              17,525   $29,637      79.5      10,635   $34,134      77.2
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               5,200   $26,197      57.8       3,010   $31,887      60.6
Clergy                                                       1,620   $25,208      85.1         925   $31,493      81.5
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                  765   $20,526      77.4         330   $28,750      78.7
Religious Workers, All Other                                 1,065   $18,961      65.9         410   $30,875      70.3

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                     10,065   $52,599      99.8       6,755   $62,349      99.8
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                660   $60,938      73.7         480   $66,619      68.7
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              7,625   $31,590      40.5       4,790   $36,211      36.6
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          3,395   $24,929      53.2       1,705   $32,566      42.3



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.)

          MASSACHUSETTS; 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                                      19,365   $30,923      92.6      10,700   $44,848      95.0
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                         14,915   $16,702      46.1       8,375   $21,099      43.5
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       64,285   $35,571      93.8      43,295   $40,786      96.3
Secondary School Teachers                                   12,660   $35,144      94.9       8,685   $40,498      97.5
Special Education Teachers                                   4,870   $32,724      87.2       3,190   $37,917      90.3
Other Teachers and Instructors                              10,710   $12,862      63.3       2,635   $27,269      66.9
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                 1,160   $30,326      84.1         610   $37,077      93.1
Librarians                                                   6,205   $28,898      85.7       3,185   $35,947      88.8
Library Technicians                                            565    $9,159      29.0         130   $23,056      46.2
Teacher Assistants                                          20,825   $11,412      24.3       2,955   $18,202      26.6
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers               1,285   $31,851      84.3         575   $41,104      85.9

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  3,570   $12,182      63.4       1,320   $28,426      59.3
Designers                                                   14,135   $25,771      55.5       7,295   $36,658      61.3
Actors                                                         240    $9,205      71.4          80   $39,688      79.3
Producers and Directors                                      1,675   $33,655      81.3         995   $38,528      83.6
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               1,690    $9,059      53.1         445   $26,402      70.5
Dancers and Choreographers                                     250   $13,163      23.4          25   $30,139      73.9
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       1,695   $11,234      63.1         405   $28,333      84.0
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           270   $10,083      31.1          60   $17,639      29.3
Announcers                                                     235   $21,076      39.6         110   $26,912      63.4
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                 1,290   $23,892      79.8         655   $36,480      89.0
Public Relations Specialists                                 3,085   $34,696      78.6       1,830   $41,423      83.2
Editors                                                      4,605   $31,731      87.7       2,655   $38,988      90.1
Technical Writers                                            2,025   $42,973      84.7       1,240   $48,750      81.7
Writers and Authors                                          3,865   $25,289      87.2       1,555   $40,711      88.5
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                1,295   $19,688      55.5         490   $31,042      61.4
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                              320   $28,514      49.4         185   $32,250      46.8
Photographers                                                1,160   $17,994      55.0         430   $27,284      57.9
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                         80   $27,500      65.0          25   $60,139      51.9
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                  340   $35,556      91.2         120   $35,833     100.0
Dentists                                                       870   $54,375     100.0         420   $71,450     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                 2,305   $28,245      74.8       1,085   $35,353      72.7
Optometrists                                                   290   $43,636     100.0         130   $65,000     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  3,115   $44,097      86.3       1,510   $61,931      93.4
Physicians and Surgeons                                      8,330   $64,375      99.3       5,460   $83,831      99.8
Physician Assistants                                         1,090   $34,904      47.8         605   $38,518      46.4



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.)

          MASSACHUSETTS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                     20   $24,063     100.0          20   $24,063     100.0
Registered Nurses                                           69,880   $39,530      58.4      33,550   $49,346      60.3
Audiologists                                                   250   $30,541      94.8         120   $42,500     100.0
Occupational Therapists                                      2,375   $35,507      86.2         935   $42,336      84.6
Physical Therapists                                          4,590   $37,318      85.6       2,125   $45,792      85.0
Radiation Therapists                                           180   $40,174      25.8          85   $36,875      19.3
Recreational Therapists                                        355   $25,522      61.6         230   $26,940      56.0
Respiratory Therapists                                       1,200   $35,295      26.4         555   $41,856      36.1
Speech-Language Pathologists                                 3,235   $38,175      99.8       1,095   $43,459     100.0
Therapists, All Others                                       1,710   $26,325      80.0         835   $31,183      82.1
Veterinarians                                                  625   $41,902     100.0         405   $47,147     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                    265   $19,141      78.7         100   $40,833      79.4
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   7,290   $30,443      62.3       4,130   $36,342      60.5
Dental Hygienists                                            3,820   $30,537      23.7       1,010   $44,554      20.5
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             4,440   $32,617      18.1       2,290   $41,163      19.7
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                   975   $22,058      27.1         540   $25,703      28.4
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                5,225   $20,333      15.1       2,615   $26,348      12.3
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses           11,840   $29,486       9.3       5,780   $34,636       9.3
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians           2,435   $20,475      14.1       1,360   $24,725      12.9
Opticians, Dispensing                                          615   $28,318      22.6         375   $32,721      24.9
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians           1,165   $28,363      34.3         610   $35,968      36.3
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                  690   $35,672      61.3         465   $40,329      62.6

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 44,935   $18,154       7.5      20,665   $23,382       7.4
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                    510   $25,542      16.5         245   $30,993      16.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                      1,050   $23,322      20.7         525   $31,550      14.9
Massage Therapists                                           1,545   $14,992      51.9         370   $23,125      56.1
Dental Assistants                                            4,720   $21,238       9.2       2,045   $26,677       8.8
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                12,390   $20,734      14.0       6,440   $25,465      12.2

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     170   $46,563      40.6         150   $46,667      36.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                   430   $29,333      27.5         245   $53,750      48.4
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                            15   $56,429      68.8          10   $57,143      58.3
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other             430   $31,071      30.3         340   $33,056      31.6
Fire Fighters                                                  230   $41,069      15.3         200   $41,594      17.5
Fire Inspectors                                                 15   $73,229       0.0          15   $73,229       0.0
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   1,115   $37,489      24.8         860   $39,224      22.0
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                          410   $33,462      58.0         330   $40,326      61.1
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.)

          MASSACHUSETTS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                    170   $25,625       6.0         140   $26,632       7.2
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           1,440   $47,461      47.7       1,175   $50,700      52.8
Transit and Railroad Police                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Animal Control Workers                                         130   $26,667      13.1          80   $31,293      12.8
Private Detectives and Investigators                           330   $35,357      62.0         245   $41,688      62.4
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             2,785   $14,352      10.8       1,215   $24,040      12.2
Crossing Guards                                              1,180    $5,365       4.8          65   $22,500      22.7
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers              1,300    $6,813      13.6         165   $28,542      47.6

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         2,155   $20,726      24.7       1,245   $26,157      22.3
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        6,080   $17,023      13.6       3,250   $23,171      14.8
Cooks                                                       11,080   $12,413       7.1       4,150   $20,229       7.8
Food Preparation Workers                                     5,660   $10,181       4.8       1,905   $17,194       3.5
Bartenders                                                   4,790   $11,873      14.4       1,360   $20,889      15.1
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        2,595   $10,216       4.6         685   $18,018       5.1
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                2,850    $9,462       6.6         810   $16,303       9.0
Waiters and Waitresses                                      26,720   $10,925      13.4       6,750   $18,922      12.6
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  1,705   $12,510       5.8         580   $22,037       7.1
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                    3,930    $7,692       3.7         545   $18,949       2.2
Dishwashers                                                    890    $7,051       3.2         210   $11,759       2.8
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                       1,935    $8,703      14.5         260   $20,859      11.8
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     35   $11,397       0.0          20   $11,583       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         1,485   $19,603      10.4         880   $23,550      11.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                          115   $23,500      41.4          35   $25,000      52.9
Janitors and Building Cleaners                               7,790   $11,813       3.7       2,945   $22,222       4.5
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                             20,635   $12,298       4.9       8,100   $19,084       4.2
Pest Control Workers                                            30   $35,556       0.0          15   $37,361       0.0
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                  1,490   $14,534      29.7         480   $21,753      27.8

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              160   $20,179      36.3         100   $26,141      50.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    1,880   $22,407      26.1       1,235   $27,537      28.6
Animal Trainers                                                460   $21,302      24.3         300   $26,016      27.8
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    1,685   $16,134      27.1         900   $21,493      26.8



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

          MASSACHUSETTS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 120   $12,171      13.4          55   $35,481      30.2
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   45   $14,327      24.4           4   $11,250       0.0
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     315    $6,659      18.9          30   $36,016      19.4
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                      870    $8,488      17.6         170   $20,714       2.9
Funeral Service Workers                                         30   $36,184      18.8          30   $36,184      18.8
Barbers                                                        405   $13,250       7.2         125   $20,714      11.1
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists              13,665   $15,582       3.8       5,925   $21,121       4.7
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                    2,600   $15,027      10.3       1,090   $20,799       9.5
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                      320   $16,803      16.0         135   $24,250      29.3
Tour and Travel Guides                                         460    $7,393      40.2          85   $35,917      37.6
Transportation Attendants                                    2,230   $26,586      41.8         775   $32,006      40.1
Child Care Workers                                          24,925   $12,112      20.0      11,335   $19,877      20.6
Personal and Home Care Aides                                 5,935   $12,273      10.2       2,165   $20,601       9.5
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               5,595   $12,486      41.1       1,830   $26,188      46.1
Residential Advisors                                         1,760   $17,370      32.6         795   $22,428      30.3
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   515   $10,769      30.4         130   $26,151      37.4

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   24,835   $24,377      26.8      17,150   $28,913      27.3
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    8,790   $37,389      43.0       7,050   $41,004      44.3
Cashiers                                                    30,100   $10,100       7.6       8,695   $17,989       9.3
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    1,655   $11,474       9.4         595   $18,402      12.6
Parts Salespersons                                             140   $21,641       7.2         100   $22,422       5.1
Retail Salespersons                                         34,660   $11,769      24.4      11,630   $25,201      26.8
Advertising Sales Agents                                     2,805   $32,348      58.6       1,625   $38,569      58.2
Insurance Sales Agents                                       4,670   $31,359      34.6       3,365   $35,160      34.3
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                               4,840   $36,590      57.6       3,455   $40,700      60.4
Travel Agents                                                4,050   $24,926      30.4       2,435   $30,096      31.0
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                   4,755   $38,162      53.0       3,260   $44,201      54.0
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing           8,865   $35,433      44.6       6,420   $39,982      45.9
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   960    $7,163      26.7         235   $37,446      23.4
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         9,995   $30,080      40.1       5,425   $40,204      37.1
Sales Engineers                                                120   $40,000      89.8          95   $55,833      87.5
Telemarketers                                                2,005   $10,533      16.7         580   $25,625      22.4
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        1,535    $8,592      16.3         405   $21,441      17.8
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         4,545   $31,327      65.9       2,745   $40,088      71.5

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              29,875   $31,078      27.5      21,925   $34,076      26.9
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service           1,930   $20,401       6.8         975   $24,683       5.8



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

          MASSACHUSETTS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                          1,465   $20,600       9.4         770   $28,472       7.1
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   200   $20,700      11.1         115   $26,328      16.5
Bill and Account Collectors                                  2,375   $25,663      13.3       1,650   $29,125      11.9
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             9,890   $23,291      14.4       5,940   $27,150      12.5
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                37,215   $24,293      16.3      21,690   $28,901      13.8
Gaming Cage Workers                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                               4,445   $27,121      15.2       2,950   $30,584      16.0
Procurement Clerks                                             460   $25,317       5.2         315   $27,580       7.6
Tellers                                                      8,160   $16,888      11.4       4,045   $21,645      10.4
Brokerage Clerks                                               200   $31,850      53.7         135   $37,939      53.3
Correspondence Clerks                                          240   $18,816      20.2         115   $23,092       5.2
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           890   $26,486      10.0         675   $28,956       6.9
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                      1,010   $25,529      15.2         620   $30,655      13.4
Customer Service Representatives                            34,875   $25,132      22.5      21,310   $29,871      22.7
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                  645   $30,875      32.2         420   $35,490      37.8
File Clerks                                                  5,210   $18,233      18.5       2,390   $26,325      18.7
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                           970   $14,853      19.2         380   $20,847      21.7
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     2,900   $17,395      25.0       1,130   $27,899      18.1
Library Assistants, Clerical                                 4,120   $11,538      40.8       1,100   $25,794      46.3
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                 1,540   $26,546      16.3       1,240   $27,929      14.0
New Account Clerks                                             255   $31,250      18.5         190   $32,875      17.5
Order Clerks                                                 2,385   $19,787      15.1       1,325   $25,124      13.0
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                  900   $25,279      25.1         565   $29,019      20.9
Receptionists and Information Clerks                        22,330   $16,599      14.7       9,455   $23,722      13.6
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              2,370   $21,559      27.4       1,230   $27,867      30.9
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                     1,325   $21,822      20.0         605   $29,513      13.9
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       175   $30,313       3.4         125   $32,950       4.7
Couriers and Messengers                                        665   $13,906      13.7         245   $29,458       8.6
Dispatchers                                                  2,495   $25,781       8.9       1,790   $28,349       7.7
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       160   $33,452      31.0         110   $35,764      27.5
Postal Service Clerks                                        2,385   $36,062      13.9       1,615   $38,754      17.5
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 2,490   $36,524      10.6       1,925   $38,431      11.1
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               1,775   $34,385       7.6       1,320   $37,245       9.2
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  4,240   $29,142      33.2       2,935   $31,760      28.9
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      3,995   $20,382       4.3       2,520   $23,987       3.3
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                               7,765   $16,541       6.8       3,890   $23,712       6.7
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                                655   $25,660      12.3         485   $26,825      15.7
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                   99,455   $25,537      17.1      59,390   $30,612      15.4
Computer Operators                                           3,060   $25,183      17.5       1,760   $30,631      16.9
Data Entry Keyers                                           13,125   $19,048      13.1       6,140   $24,765       9.6
Word Processors and Typists                                  3,585   $21,974      17.2       1,860   $26,936      13.6
Desktop Publishers                                             365   $28,938      57.2         215   $36,438      45.5
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                5,580   $25,603      19.2       3,735   $28,030      17.7



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.)

          MASSACHUSETTS; 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                                             2,250   $16,379       8.7       1,080   $22,273       6.6
Office Clerks, General                                      28,240   $20,771      16.0      14,065   $27,502      13.5
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      825   $16,938      13.6         390   $23,587       8.0
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                  615   $22,276      61.8         250   $31,250      60.0
Statistical Assistants                                         490   $29,848      45.1         280   $35,089      42.6
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other        10,010   $26,648      37.3       6,135   $31,400      35.6

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         120   $11,034      19.2          45   $21,429       0.0
Agricultural Inspectors                                         20   $40,938     100.0           4   $41,250     100.0
Animal Breeders                                                 10   $10,625      66.7          10   $11,250     100.0
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                      10    $3,750       0.0           0         .        .
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                           1,120    $9,525      16.1         370   $15,996       8.9
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                             65   $15,417      29.7          20   $12,083       0.0
Hunters and Trappers                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Forest and Conservation Workers                                 15   $34,861     100.0          15   $34,861     100.0
Logging Workers                                                  4    $3,750       0.0           0         .        .

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                                560   $36,033      20.6         360   $43,846      19.4
Boilermakers                                                    30   $22,083       0.0          25   $21,667       0.0
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                       20   $22,125       0.0          20   $22,125       0.0
Carpenters                                                     480   $23,889      21.3         250   $29,375      21.9
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers                100   $30,500      13.3          35   $51,094       0.0
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                        4   $56,250       0.0           4   $56,250       0.0
Contruction Laborers                                           585   $18,875      18.6         165   $33,750      28.8
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators               0         .        .            0         .        .
Pile-Driver Operators                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                     80   $37,404      11.4          55   $51,786      16.1
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                        70   $36,379      25.7          50   $36,912       0.0
Electricians                                                   355   $31,979      10.7         195   $54,861       8.1
Glaziers                                                        55   $20,833      16.7          45   $22,083      20.0
Insulation Workers                                              15   $19,531      53.8           0         .        .
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                         945   $11,869      32.8         200   $26,944      17.2
Paperhangers                                                   105   $16,111      30.2          40   $25,625      17.1
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters            160   $39,091       8.8         125   $40,670      11.0
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                    10   $22,292       0.0          10   $22,292       0.0
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Roofers                                                         55   $31,875       3.5          25   $38,750       0.0
Sheet Metal Workers                                             75   $17,604       0.0          25   $19,792       0.0
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                               20    $3,750       0.0          10   $16,250       0.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                    45   $27,143      13.6          30   $30,655       0.0
Construction and Building Inspectors                           130   $38,125      10.9         105   $40,000       7.7
Elevator Installers and Repairers                               20   $76,429       0.0          10   $75,357       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.)

          MASSACHUSETTS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                  15   $27,969       0.0          15   $27,969       0.0
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                             40   $11,250      28.2          10   $28,750     100.0
Highway Maintenance Workers                                      4    $1,250       0.0           0         .        .
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                    10   $33,750       0.0          10   $33,750       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                  20   $25,714       0.0          10   $27,143       0.0
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                               15   $51,250       0.0          15   $51,250       0.0
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                       0         .        .            0         .        .
Mining Machine Operators                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Other Extraction Workers                                         4   $38,750       0.0           4   $38,750       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                     905   $40,948      25.4         695   $43,039      23.2
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                    985   $28,262      23.3         605   $33,324      23.2
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                545   $46,724      11.2         460   $51,225      12.1
Avionics Technicians                                            30   $16,750       0.0          10   $38,750       0.0
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers              35   $31,750      50.0          35   $31,750      50.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                      4   $41,250       0.0           4   $41,250       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                        0         .        .            0         .        .
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                       0         .        .            0         .        .
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                 30   $20,313      25.0          15   $22,344       0.0
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                      10   $26,250       0.0          10   $26,250       0.0
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                      55   $36,375       0.0          45   $40,938       0.0
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                           80   $12,955      11.5          70   $13,750      12.7
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                       20   $35,500       0.0          10   $37,708       0.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                   360   $25,903       0.0         240   $30,598       0.0
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                   50   $42,321       0.0          45   $47,727       0.0
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                     20   $60,781       0.0          20   $60,781       0.0
Small Engine Mechanics                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                     20   $12,273     100.0          10   $33,750     100.0



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

          MASSACHUSETTS; 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                      15   $43,000      42.9          10   $29,375      66.7
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                      85   $27,039      18.1          45   $38,438      17.8
Home Appliance Repairers                                        30   $34,688       0.0          30   $34,688       0.0
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                  360   $28,750       3.9         310   $29,115       1.9
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                        370   $31,915      30.2         290   $35,417      27.1
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                  35   $26,731      23.5          25   $27,500       0.0
Millwrights                                                     35   $22,500       0.0          25   $46,607       0.0
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers                  70   $41,328       0.0          55   $41,250       0.0
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers               370   $34,861      10.8         300   $45,313      13.4
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                   170   $31,667      15.1         145   $33,816      18.1
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                     30    $4,063       0.0           4   $41,250       0.0
Commercial Divers                                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                   95   $30,139       0.0          95   $30,139       0.0
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers                 4   $28,750       0.0           4   $28,750       0.0
Riggers                                                          0         .        .            0         .        .
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          25   $40,735       0.0          25   $40,735       0.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers            320   $18,636       5.7         180   $26,964       0.0

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                          6,130   $29,916      18.5       4,820   $31,320      17.6
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                    45   $28,750       0.0          45   $28,750       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 6,615   $20,693       2.3       4,525   $24,367       2.6
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           110   $17,292       0.0          65   $26,202       0.0
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                        15    $2,500      50.0          10   $26,667       0.0
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    10,165   $18,450       4.5       6,185   $21,401       2.9
Bakers                                                       2,145   $15,091      12.5         970   $21,482      12.4
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                      460   $12,143       1.3         215   $20,061       0.0
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                         20   $22,885       0.0          15   $23,750       0.0
Food Batchmakers                                               960   $13,409       5.2         395   $21,956       3.5
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      40   $19,375      23.1          20   $19,750       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                      85   $17,404      17.6          45   $24,063      14.9
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               145   $28,750       8.8         130   $30,000      10.2
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             45   $24,000       0.0          35   $27,727       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                     345   $19,219       1.2         210   $21,766       1.9



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.)

          MASSACHUSETTS; 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                                55   $21,071       0.0          45   $21,964       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                 150   $24,286       0.0         125   $26,442       0.0
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                10   $29,375       0.0          10   $29,375       0.0
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    10   $81,250     100.0          10   $81,250     100.0
Machinists                                                     590   $25,035       3.5         455   $27,377       3.5
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                    35   $16,111       0.0          30   $16,944       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic               30   $65,125      41.9          25   $65,625      48.1
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   630   $19,069       0.0         470   $21,370       0.0
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             10   $21,786       0.0          10   $21,786       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                            110   $27,039       8.1         100   $26,974       3.9
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                      1,315   $20,694       1.3         865   $22,569       0.8
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 4   $16,250       0.0           4   $16,250       0.0
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                              50   $38,646       0.0          50   $38,646       0.0
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   115   $18,077       4.4          75   $21,696       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                            35   $26,071       0.0          30   $26,964       0.0
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 3,850   $20,168       2.1       2,640   $22,154       2.0
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                735   $17,886      10.7         395   $23,290       8.4
Job Printers                                                   320   $22,938       6.2         210   $24,432       3.3
Prepress Technicians and Workers                               725   $19,893      17.0         385   $26,128      16.6
Printing Machine Operators                                     910   $21,406       5.1         625   $28,373       4.3
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             3,045   $12,471       2.3       1,375   $17,768       1.7
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials            1,000   $13,838       4.1         615   $16,545       4.6
Sewing Machine Operators                                     7,350   $15,209       3.0       4,080   $17,972       2.4
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         160   $11,131       0.6          40   $16,042       0.0
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                             170   $18,826       8.9         135   $19,697      11.0
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                             1,740   $12,622      18.6         855   $21,784      18.8
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                       10   $32,500       0.0          10   $32,500       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      140   $12,455       6.4          40   $15,956      22.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                       385   $18,444      13.0         240   $21,833       8.8
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              375   $21,204       0.0         260   $22,243       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                30   $28,393      41.4          20   $24,792      22.7
Upholsterers                                                    80   $28,750      32.9          65   $28,646      28.4
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           355   $17,107       7.3         200   $19,844       5.0



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.)

          MASSACHUSETTS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                              70   $21,286       8.8          55   $21,464      11.3
Furniture Finishers                                            105   $19,167      28.8          80   $21,500      36.6
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood            75   $14,375       9.1          50   $15,000       0.0
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                 55   $18,594      14.0          30   $20,536       0.0
Woodworkers, All Other                                          85   $14,028       1.2          45   $21,406       0.0
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers            40   $37,321      30.0          35   $43,750      36.4
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                       80   $37,708       8.9          55   $42,344       0.0
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                       60   $26,406      31.0          45   $26,836      38.3
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                        50   $37,778       0.0          25   $38,889       0.0
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                  185   $25,893      21.1          90   $29,179      20.9
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                      285   $21,827       6.7         225   $24,567       3.5
Cutting Workers                                                530   $18,219       2.3         350   $19,750       0.0
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              230   $27,577       4.4         130   $29,125       0.0
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      175   $18,250       0.0          90   $25,709       0.0
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers          9,335   $23,492       9.6       6,525   $26,384       9.4
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  555   $18,542      23.4         295   $22,019      14.9
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians          845   $25,135      14.1         415   $30,694      18.0
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          3,080   $16,642       2.5       1,845   $20,884       3.2
Painting Workers                                               490   $13,837      18.6         195   $20,104       5.7
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                    1,050   $17,244      20.6         555   $25,089      25.1
Semiconductor Processors                                       120   $28,155      10.1          95   $28,810      12.5
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             205   $13,542       0.0         115   $25,054       0.0
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        125   $10,833       0.0          60   $19,500       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders             4   $23,750       0.0           4   $23,750       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                           95   $20,417       9.3          80   $22,000      11.5
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      200    $8,984      31.8          70   $14,737      25.7
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders           380   $19,881       2.6         250   $25,505       4.0
Tire Builders                                                    4   $21,250       0.0           4   $21,250       0.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                     300   $22,860      18.6         130   $23,365       4.6
Production Workers, All Other                               10,235   $18,773       4.9       6,295   $22,109       5.1

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                      870   $30,147      11.1         610   $34,559      10.8
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                            55   $71,058      70.9          35   $71,058      56.8
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  120   $24,625      39.7          80   $25,341      30.9



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.)

          MASSACHUSETTS; 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                                           25   $17,500       0.0          10   $26,250       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  6,215   $12,813       3.4       1,445   $25,126       2.9
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                       2,840   $13,710       7.9       1,170   $24,029      10.9
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   1,190   $11,706       5.1         445   $20,743       5.6
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                              25    $6,094       0.0          10   $11,250       0.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                             125   $31,576      24.4          90   $41,538      33.3
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                            120   $28,750      27.3         100   $31,538      25.5
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                       30   $50,313       0.0          20   $46,458       0.0
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                       85   $22,766      61.9          50   $23,697      46.9
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                            35   $30,577      35.3          20   $31,923      30.0
Ship Engineers                                                  10    $1,250     100.0           0         .        .
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                          0         .        .            0         .        .
Parking Lot Attendants                                         115   $23,063      23.9          50   $26,125       0.0
Service Station Attendants                                     280    $9,129       9.6          80   $15,156       0.0
Transportation Inspectors                                      100   $38,611      24.5          70   $44,500      35.7
Other Transportation Workers                                    50   $27,679       0.0          20   $31,071       0.0
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  10    $6,250       0.0           0         .        .
Crane and Tower Operators                                       15   $88,194       0.0          15   $88,194       0.0
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators                0         .        .            0         .        .
Hoist and Winch Operators                                       25   $20,417      70.8           4   $26,250       0.0
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                         235   $26,350       0.0         205   $27,050       0.0
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                            905   $13,616       2.7         370   $20,354       0.0
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                       6,335   $13,178       5.4       2,665   $22,289       5.5
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                 265   $14,671       0.0         115   $19,286       0.0
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  5,385   $13,418       2.6       2,565   $18,706       2.3
Pumping Station Operators                                        4   $21,250     100.0           4   $21,250     100.0
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                     110   $15,625      28.7          50   $18,162      33.3
Shuttle Car Operators                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Material Moving Workers, All Other                              95   $21,369       0.0          60   $35,096       0.0

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