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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Maine: 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                                             311,305   $18,291      27.0     170,000   $24,784      29.7

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                             1,025   $41,712      46.2         870   $50,110      44.3
General and Operations Managers                              1,045   $40,278      42.9         905   $42,621      41.7
Legislators                                                     90    $9,783      52.3          30   $31,154      56.3
Advertising and Promotions Managers                            125   $30,750      32.5          70   $32,500      11.1
Marketing and Sales Managers                                 1,395   $30,672      43.1       1,030   $35,000      42.3
Public Relations Managers                                      140   $39,063      77.1         115   $39,479      74.1
Administrative Services Managers                               100   $32,083      44.1          85   $32,292      47.1
Computer and Information Systems Managers                      300   $45,905      42.5         265   $46,940      38.8
Financial Managers                                           2,220   $32,636      32.0       1,735   $34,990      31.9
Human Resources Managers                                     1,015   $31,955      36.9         870   $34,111      36.7
Industrial Production Managers                                 250   $31,176      30.6         190   $33,516      30.4
Purchasing Managers                                            180   $40,417      64.6         165   $40,655      65.0
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers             105   $32,115      44.2         100   $35,278      42.9
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                   190   $15,000      21.8         125   $16,583      26.8
Farmers and Ranchers                                           575    $6,064      25.4         245    $9,464      34.2
Construction Managers                                          150   $30,357      26.7         100   $31,875      31.7
Education Administrators                                     1,990   $34,364      76.9       1,210   $38,409      77.7
Engineering Managers                                            10   $96,250     100.0          10   $96,250     100.0
Food Service Managers                                        1,605   $17,708      16.2         870   $23,333      17.2
Funeral Directors                                               10    $7,000       0.0          10    $7,500       0.0
Gaming Managers                                                 10    $7,500      75.0           0         .        .
Lodging Managers                                               770   $22,813      40.5         515   $29,286      43.6
Medical and Health Services Managers                         1,700   $36,116      51.4       1,370   $38,605      51.6
Natural Sciences Managers                                       35   $46,875     100.0          25   $70,694     100.0
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           380   $39,375      11.3         275   $41,723      12.4
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                     760   $25,714      32.3         485   $32,283      35.7
Social and Community Service Managers                        1,270   $27,385      65.1         920   $31,982      65.4
Managers, All Other                                          3,640   $27,350      39.0       2,685   $31,261      37.7

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                  20   $31,071      35.0          15   $32,321       0.0
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                     25   $16,875       0.0          10   $26,250       0.0
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products              685   $20,146      28.6         355   $26,350      29.1
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                                460   $29,400      32.9         370   $31,719      29.7
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              1,410   $28,694      19.6       1,155   $30,252      17.8
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                        190   $28,897      28.0         155   $30,337      30.3
Cost Estimators                                                 40   $25,125      17.1          20   $22,500       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.)

          MAINE; 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                                                2,310   $27,298      42.2       1,685   $31,117      38.6
Logisticians                                                    25   $43,036      29.6          25   $43,571      20.8
Management Analysts                                            850   $34,571      70.7         545   $39,632      70.6
Meeting and Convention Planners                                 70   $25,592      28.2          50   $26,842       5.8
Other Business Operations Specialists                          805   $26,512      24.3         670   $27,775      22.5
Accountants and Auditors                                     3,485   $27,361      54.1       2,435   $30,817      52.5
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                        230   $31,042      24.9         180   $35,234      19.4
Budget Analysts                                                 70   $35,729      66.2          60   $36,771      60.7
Credit Analysts                                                135   $32,500      31.6         115   $32,448      30.8
Financial Analysts                                              45   $75,714      95.7          35   $44,167      94.4
Personal Financial Advisors                                    405   $30,500      51.5         250   $37,833      46.0
Insurance Underwriters                                         315   $37,961      40.1         255   $37,903      39.1
Financial Examiners                                             20   $45,125      52.6          20   $45,125      52.6
Loan Counselors and Officers                                   750   $28,200      32.1         630   $30,452      34.9
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  345   $23,417      25.6         225   $26,553      29.5
Tax Preparers                                                  385   $14,671      37.8         155   $22,989      33.5
Financial Specialists, All Other                               165   $30,861      34.4         150   $31,222      33.3

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                         700   $36,361      44.4         585   $37,180      45.1
Computer Programmers                                           515   $38,598      48.9         365   $41,176      44.8
Computer Software Engineers                                    285   $39,412      65.1         205   $47,650      70.5
Computer Support Specialists                                   605   $29,318      28.6         420   $32,212      23.6
Database Administrators                                         70   $47,604      62.3          45   $41,875      53.2
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                    265   $33,125      57.1         225   $35,179      61.6
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts                320   $31,509      64.3         185   $36,250      69.0
Actuaries                                                       35   $45,156      83.8          25   $44,000      75.0
Mathematicians                                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Operations Research Analysts                                    80   $42,778      83.3          55   $44,861      76.4
Statisticians                                                   20   $33,281     100.0          15   $33,750     100.0
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                   4   $41,250       0.0           4   $41,250       0.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                       235   $30,543      70.9         130   $49,286      81.3
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                 40   $27,000      65.8          25   $32,813      56.0
Aerospace Engineers                                             10   $32,083      66.7           4   $37,813      57.1
Agricultural Engineers                                           4   $51,250     100.0           4   $51,250     100.0
Biomedical Engineers                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Chemical Engineers                                              15   $50,139     100.0          15   $50,417     100.0
Civil Engineers                                                 75   $39,792      73.0          65   $40,000      78.1
Computer Hardware Engineers                                     55   $10,714      37.0          30   $35,455      60.7
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                             65   $16,645      58.5          45   $24,250      57.8
Environmental Engineers                                         35   $34,063      88.6          15   $35,750     100.0
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety              120   $32,857      55.9          80   $47,857      47.4
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                           10   $17,500      50.0          10   $17,500      50.0

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.)

          MAINE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                             25   $39,861      48.0          25   $39,861      48.0
Mechanical Engineers                                            20   $38,462      35.0          20   $38,462      35.0
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Nuclear Engineers                                               10   $21,250       0.0          10   $21,250       0.0
Petroleum Engineers                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Engineers, All Others                                           70   $41,600      63.9          55   $42,350      56.1
Drafters                                                       180   $25,724      41.1         130   $27,434      39.8
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                       420   $25,509      18.5         300   $30,372      21.0
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                               85   $21,250      33.3          75   $22,250      38.7

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                                60   $11,944      45.0          25   $45,833      75.0
Biological Scientists                                          170   $31,466      86.3         140   $32,250      86.3
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                           45   $14,545      87.0          15   $34,688      92.3
Medical Scientists                                              90   $40,417     100.0          70   $48,750     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                      20   $38,750      31.6          20   $38,750      31.6
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                                 4   $21,750     100.0           4   $21,750     100.0
Chemists and Materials Scientists                               60   $25,833      90.0          45   $27,500      90.9
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                     120   $32,734      94.1          70   $37,500     100.0
Physical Scientists, All Other                                 155   $30,250      94.8         105   $31,385      98.1
Economists                                                      10   $38,125     100.0          10   $38,125     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                      185   $29,042      59.6         115   $29,779      50.4
Psychologists                                                  690   $37,694      98.0         345   $41,574      99.4
Sociologists                                                     4   $18,750       0.0           4   $18,750       0.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                     30   $43,125      62.1          15   $41,705     100.0
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            180   $15,978      65.7          80   $23,750      74.4
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                       55   $22,583       9.1          15   $20,000      12.5
Biological Technicians                                         100   $17,222      57.0          60   $19,792      44.3
Chemical Technicians                                           205   $30,909      11.8         150   $31,534       6.0
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Nuclear Technicians                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians           485   $16,277      20.6         265   $25,552      25.3

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   2,445   $24,108      67.5       1,355   $26,894      68.9
Social Workers                                               3,685   $25,896      71.8       2,455   $27,417      71.8
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               1,240   $21,146      45.9         815   $23,750      46.3
Clergy                                                         405   $22,115      77.7         225   $27,458      81.5
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                   85   $20,972      33.7          55   $23,393      36.4
Religious Workers, All Other                                   160   $11,944      59.4          55   $19,821      61.4

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                        770   $44,524     100.0         540   $50,313     100.0
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                 80   $50,714      80.0          80   $51,071      79.5
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              1,115   $28,563      27.8         775   $30,514      24.3
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                            515   $23,512      43.1         355   $28,125      35.9

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.)

          MAINE; 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                                       2,465   $27,296      86.2       1,440   $37,688      93.3
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                          1,615   $13,656      45.7         840   $19,554      53.0
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       14,095   $27,773      87.7       9,630   $32,432      93.5
Secondary School Teachers                                    2,740   $28,931      92.4       1,995   $32,316      95.8
Special Education Teachers                                   1,915   $18,992      70.6       1,325   $24,451      79.9
Other Teachers and Instructors                               2,460   $13,001      57.9         645   $23,162      55.0
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   170   $21,630      73.2          90   $30,000      82.2
Librarians                                                   1,045   $17,587      72.1         380   $31,912      81.5
Library Technicians                                            215   $11,094      10.6          60   $19,531      26.2
Teacher Assistants                                           2,690   $10,509      18.0         390   $20,056      22.4
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 505   $18,261      54.0         205   $32,625      54.6

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                    895    $5,895      52.3         365   $17,670      53.7
Designers                                                    1,790   $16,634      37.7         970   $27,579      41.1
Actors                                                          30    $1,538      43.8           0         .        .
Producers and Directors                                        190   $24,286      47.9          90   $26,474      42.2
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers                 280    $8,125      55.4          40   $26,771      94.9
Dancers and Choreographers                                      15   $10,833       0.0           0         .        .
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                         240    $3,973      46.5          25   $12,125      65.2
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                            50   $10,938      36.7          15   $16,042      35.3
Announcers                                                      65   $19,750      45.3          50   $23,571      35.4
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                   285   $21,793      73.2         145   $25,804      74.7
Public Relations Specialists                                   355   $25,163      63.4         185   $30,590      60.0
Editors                                                        570   $23,270      70.1         295   $26,285      73.4
Technical Writers                                               60   $40,417      60.3          35   $42,679      57.6
Writers and Authors                                            595   $18,026      76.6         250   $27,784      71.3
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  150   $18,015      12.1          75   $20,893       4.1
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                               50    $7,431      69.4           4   $38,125       0.0
Photographers                                                  230   $13,152      20.4          95   $17,102      22.7
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                         10   $20,938      80.0          10   $20,938      80.0
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                   60   $45,556      89.7          25   $64,219     100.0
Dentists                                                        55   $51,964     100.0          30   $75,000     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                   350   $20,500      54.6         190   $27,417      52.4
Optometrists                                                    15   $52,031     100.0          15   $52,031     100.0
Pharmacists                                                    325   $51,012      95.7         215   $66,806      93.5
Physicians and Surgeons                                        920   $60,396     100.0         575   $66,111     100.0
Physician Assistants                                           380   $26,848      49.7         195   $39,583      50.5

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.)

          MAINE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                     10    $1,250     100.0           0         .        .
Registered Nurses                                           12,000   $35,132      51.9       6,575   $40,671      50.2
Audiologists                                                    25   $45,893     100.0          10   $45,357     100.0
Occupational Therapists                                        500   $32,458      91.4         225   $41,277      96.9
Physical Therapists                                            640   $35,284      92.8         310   $41,507      89.3
Radiation Therapists                                            40   $40,694       0.0          25   $42,656       0.0
Recreational Therapists                                         50   $26,146      95.9          35   $27,396     100.0
Respiratory Therapists                                         205   $29,375      16.2          90   $37,443      37.1
Speech-Language Pathologists                                   560   $32,369     100.0         245   $36,067     100.0
Therapists, All Others                                         415   $22,303      75.2         215   $33,036      70.0
Veterinarians                                                  145   $40,577     100.0          90   $45,278     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                     75   $11,544      70.7          45   $11,563      59.1
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   1,135   $25,812      38.8         745   $29,815      41.5
Dental Hygienists                                              815   $31,524      23.9         250   $35,927      20.2
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians               930   $30,086      10.1         585   $34,200      11.9
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                   215   $15,781      21.9         105   $23,438      18.7
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                1,725   $18,524      11.0       1,100   $20,930       7.5
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses            2,270   $21,986       3.7       1,170   $26,465       2.6
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians             455   $17,813       9.1         255   $21,915       9.0
Opticians, Dispensing                                          135   $22,692       8.2         105   $24,087      10.5
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians             355   $19,405      15.0         210   $24,013      17.1
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                  130   $31,429      74.6          95   $33,875      72.2

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 10,525   $15,069       5.6       5,090   $18,950       5.1
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                    120   $21,300      10.8          65   $25,938       3.2
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        155   $21,369      28.1          80   $27,115      11.5
Massage Therapists                                             380   $11,920      42.4          65   $19,375      23.8
Dental Assistants                                              875   $19,493       3.8         495   $21,728       5.2
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                 3,275   $17,361       9.7       1,810   $21,267       9.3

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                      55   $24,766      43.6          40   $26,250      31.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                    40   $40,865       7.3          40   $40,865       7.3
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other              45   $33,047      31.9          45   $33,047      31.9
Fire Fighters                                                   15   $41,154       0.0           0         .        .
Fire Inspectors                                                  4   $33,750       0.0           4   $33,750       0.0
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                     185   $22,800       7.6         130   $25,431       1.5
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                           25   $30,714      29.2          25   $30,714      29.2
Fish and Game Wardens                                           15   $28,750      28.6          15   $28,750      28.6

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.)

          MAINE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                      4    $8,750       0.0           0         .        .
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                             175   $27,824      50.3         120   $32,917      54.5
Transit and Railroad Police                                     10   $21,250       0.0           0         .        .
Animal Control Workers                                          40    $8,661       0.0          10   $30,417       0.0
Private Detectives and Investigators                            70   $21,667      29.2          15   $38,542      42.9
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers               305   $13,828       9.2         160   $23,875       8.2
Crossing Guards                                                135    $3,788       0.0          20   $21,058       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                135    $9,779      20.0          40   $24,000      54.8

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                           420   $12,639      17.3         185   $17,857      17.9
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        1,685   $15,012       7.4         930   $18,505       7.5
Cooks                                                        4,790   $10,267       2.4       1,410   $15,160       1.6
Food Preparation Workers                                     1,500    $9,233       4.5         420   $16,396       7.1
Bartenders                                                     800   $11,393      10.1         235   $16,750       6.4
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        1,205    $9,434       1.7         340   $13,259       1.5
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                  300    $7,963       5.0         100   $12,941       3.0
Waiters and Waitresses                                       5,825   $10,896       8.8       1,650   $15,560       8.6
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                    455   $10,395       3.7         190   $14,500       4.7
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                      365    $7,326       3.5          60   $12,348       9.7
Dishwashers                                                    380    $6,600       2.4          85   $16,023       0.0
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                         385    $7,311       8.0          80   $15,536      17.1
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     10    $8,750       0.0           0         .        .

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                           535   $16,507       1.9         330   $18,021       0.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                           65   $26,875      63.6          50   $35,625      65.3
Janitors and Building Cleaners                               2,545   $10,449       1.7         965   $19,555       1.6
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                              5,640    $8,679       2.3       1,685   $14,673       1.8
Pest Control Workers                                            10   $18,125       0.0           0         .        .
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                    645    $6,870      24.5         140   $14,741      21.0

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers               55   $19,531      47.2          35   $14,583      41.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                      405   $18,320      20.5         200   $25,587      18.4
Animal Trainers                                                 80   $12,266       5.1          40   $16,458       5.1
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                      440    $9,286       8.0         225   $13,603      13.3

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.)

          MAINE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                  35    $2,063       0.0          15   $31,250       0.0
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   20   $10,625      33.3           0         .        .
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                      40    $5,208      13.2           0         .        .
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                      125   $13,571      31.5          30   $28,333      50.0
Funeral Service Workers                                         15   $12,500      50.0           0         .        .
Barbers                                                        110   $13,796       0.0          60   $14,635       0.0
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists               3,280   $12,416       4.3       1,310   $16,224       3.2
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                      210   $11,125       7.2          55   $17,143      19.6
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                        0         .        .            0         .        .
Tour and Travel Guides                                         110    $4,130      31.3          10   $11,528       0.0
Transportation Attendants                                      155   $24,643      30.1          95   $37,568      21.3
Child Care Workers                                           6,775   $10,294      11.5       3,230   $15,867       9.1
Personal and Home Care Aides                                 2,945   $10,851       7.9       1,120   $16,008       6.6
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               1,020   $13,113      29.7         390   $20,345      25.3
Residential Advisors                                           540   $16,195      27.6         300   $19,385      21.5
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                    55   $10,833       3.6          25   $18,500       0.0

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    6,990   $18,604      18.3       4,840   $21,399      19.1
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    1,675   $26,283      26.7       1,255   $30,413      26.2
Cashiers                                                     8,370    $9,241       5.2       2,465   $15,190       4.9
Counter and Rental Clerks                                      440    $8,988       4.1         150   $15,500       3.3
Parts Salespersons                                              60   $21,484       0.0          55   $21,797       0.0
Retail Salespersons                                          8,055   $10,441      15.0       2,895   $17,614      16.2
Advertising Sales Agents                                       445   $25,485      45.0         275   $30,993      41.8
Insurance Sales Agents                                       1,420   $25,950      28.4       1,030   $26,839      29.5
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                                 415   $23,594      31.4         260   $25,733      21.1
Travel Agents                                                  505   $20,134      31.9         300   $22,076      23.2
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                     680   $21,480      26.3         410   $30,182      28.6
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing           1,110   $24,747      40.0         710   $30,773      44.9
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   175    $8,281      15.6          35   $13,906      32.4
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         1,550   $22,717      33.1         905   $32,231      28.4
Sales Engineers                                                  0         .        .            0         .        .
Telemarketers                                                1,365   $10,763       9.5         430   $18,490       9.3
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                          480    $6,823       8.1          75   $28,750       2.7
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                           620   $22,247      49.0         360   $24,286      43.9

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                               5,715   $24,133      17.9       4,410   $25,953      17.8
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service             445   $15,186       5.4         205   $19,830       2.9

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.)

          MAINE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                            195   $18,266       7.2         110   $21,458       0.0
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                    20   $15,000       0.0          10   $19,167       0.0
Bill and Account Collectors                                    470   $21,563       8.1         315   $22,869       7.3
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             1,950   $20,261      11.2       1,385   $21,806       9.5
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                 8,760   $18,722      15.0       5,005   $22,303      11.3
Gaming Cage Workers                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                                 890   $21,688      12.8         620   $23,846       9.0
Procurement Clerks                                              50   $26,071      15.4          25   $26,607      30.8
Tellers                                                      2,150   $15,653       4.2       1,270   $17,121       3.2
Brokerage Clerks                                                50   $25,469      45.8          40   $25,278      39.5
Correspondence Clerks                                            4    $1,250       0.0           0         .        .
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           260   $21,801       7.7         195   $23,841       1.0
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                        275   $20,065       3.6         190   $20,933       1.1
Customer Service Representatives                             6,420   $18,887      15.8       3,710   $22,826      16.9
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                  330   $29,167      23.0         270   $30,503      23.4
File Clerks                                                    845   $12,110      11.6         350   $20,625       9.1
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                           510   $11,290      12.6         210   $14,693       9.1
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                       915   $11,006      20.1         240   $21,618      22.3
Library Assistants, Clerical                                   640   $10,512      32.0         135   $24,519      46.6
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                   425   $20,956      15.0         340   $23,162       9.7
New Account Clerks                                              90   $16,000       5.6          50   $19,423      10.4
Order Clerks                                                   910   $10,718      17.1         200   $21,844       6.0
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                  230   $22,944      18.6         165   $25,357      12.8
Receptionists and Information Clerks                         4,305   $14,934      10.7       2,015   $19,375       8.6
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                                370   $14,756      18.3         145   $19,267      21.0
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                       365   $15,757      17.9         170   $21,061      16.1
Cargo and Freight Agents                                        25    $7,708       0.0          15    $8,646       0.0
Couriers and Messengers                                        180   $16,875      11.5         100   $33,636      18.4
Dispatchers                                                    710   $20,793       6.2         465   $23,325       6.3
Meter Readers, Utilities                                        45   $25,104       0.0          40   $22,396       0.0
Postal Service Clerks                                          520   $30,811      11.7         295   $36,827      11.4
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                   620   $22,105       9.0         340   $32,981      10.3
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                                 285   $28,352       4.9         180   $33,917       2.8
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                    765   $21,775      19.3         495   $27,450      20.6
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                        765   $17,928       7.3         510   $20,941       8.2
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                               1,760   $14,188       5.2         905   $20,869       6.3
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                                220   $16,200       9.0         125   $24,038      15.9
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                   17,285   $19,784      11.2      10,240   $22,934      10.5
Computer Operators                                             530   $21,147      10.4         385   $22,670       8.5
Data Entry Keyers                                            1,775   $17,401       7.8       1,175   $20,313       5.5
Word Processors and Typists                                  1,025   $16,208       8.1         545   $21,105       5.1
Desktop Publishers                                              75   $27,446      36.0          45   $26,346      38.6
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                1,280   $25,353      14.9         940   $26,536      14.3

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.)

          MAINE; 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                                               350   $15,519       5.7         215   $18,790       0.0
Office Clerks, General                                       5,235   $15,866      14.0       2,710   $21,702      13.0
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      130    $9,250      20.6          45   $30,288      37.2
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                  100   $20,365      48.5          45   $25,461      65.1
Statistical Assistants                                         135   $15,486      30.7          55   $19,375       3.8
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         2,170   $19,667      29.1       1,285   $24,888      26.9

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                          65   $13,854      31.7          25   $14,896      30.4
Agricultural Inspectors                                         25   $28,333      23.1          15   $45,909      21.4
Animal Breeders                                                 20   $20,000      22.2          15   $21,250      25.0
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                      90    $8,214       0.0          20   $19,107       0.0
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                             885    $7,586      11.2         235   $15,265      23.3
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                            280    $9,324      20.0          65   $15,375      11.9
Hunters and Trappers                                             4    $1,250       0.0           0         .        .
Forest and Conservation Workers                                 20   $35,000      60.0           4   $33,750      66.7
Logging Workers                                                 65   $17,500       6.1          20   $10,000      22.2

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                                125   $25,515      15.7          80   $26,797       0.0
Boilermakers                                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                       10   $18,750      36.4          10   $18,750      36.4
Carpenters                                                     235   $11,307       9.0          80   $26,000       1.3
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers                  4   $23,750       0.0           0         .        .
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                        0         .        .            0         .        .
Contruction Laborers                                           190   $12,250      11.1          65   $25,625      10.9
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators              10    $7,000       0.0           0         .        .
Pile-Driver Operators                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                     40   $11,917       4.9          25   $12,500       8.3
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                        20   $12,500       0.0           4   $16,250       0.0
Electricians                                                    30    $9,792      19.4          15   $16,607       0.0
Glaziers                                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Insulation Workers                                              45   $32,188      13.0          45   $32,188      13.0
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                         280   $12,604      12.6         135   $19,013      11.1
Paperhangers                                                    30    $3,917      79.3           4    $3,750       0.0
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters             50   $11,607       4.2          25   $12,321       7.7
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Roofers                                                          0         .        .            0         .        .
Sheet Metal Workers                                             45   $24,063       9.1          40   $24,688       0.0
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                               15   $26,406       0.0          15   $26,406       0.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                    25    $5,625       7.7           0         .        .
Construction and Building Inspectors                            40   $12,381       0.0          25   $22,500       0.0
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.)

          MAINE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                             10   $41,667      33.3          10   $41,667      33.3
Highway Maintenance Workers                                     50   $17,981       0.0          25   $20,625       0.0
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                   4   $31,250       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                                4   $36,250       0.0           4   $36,250       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                                        10   $10,833       0.0           4   $11,250       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                     130   $28,750      11.4         105   $31,500      14.4
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                    180   $26,031      14.4         130   $28,056      11.5
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                120   $25,417      14.4          90   $33,000      19.3
Avionics Technicians                                             4   $26,250       0.0           4   $26,250       0.0
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers               4   $21,250       0.0           4   $21,250       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                        4    $3,750       0.0           0         .        .
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                       0         .        .            0         .        .
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                  4   $21,250       0.0           0         .        .
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                       0         .        .            0         .        .
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                      80   $29,583       7.3          75   $35,179       8.0
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                           10   $13,750       0.0           0         .        .
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                        4   $31,250       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                    85   $17,426       0.0          70   $18,438       0.0
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                   10   $24,063      33.3          10   $24,063      33.3
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                      4   $22,500      50.0           4   $21,250       0.0
Small Engine Mechanics                                          15   $30,556      21.4          10   $31,250       0.0
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                      4   $11,250       0.0           4   $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.)

          MAINE; 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                       0         .        .            0         .        .
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                      10    $6,042      22.2           4   $28,750       0.0
Home Appliance Repairers                                         4   $46,250       0.0           4   $46,250       0.0
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                  110   $23,194       0.0          80   $24,792       0.0
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                         90   $20,417       0.0          70   $20,583       0.0
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                  10   $28,750       0.0          10   $29,500       0.0
Millwrights                                                     60   $38,667      10.3          45   $38,000      13.6
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers                  35   $32,019       0.0          20   $30,673       0.0
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers                30   $24,464      16.1          30   $24,464      16.1
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                    30    $8,571      13.3          15   $16,250       0.0
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                     30   $20,000      10.7          25   $26,042       0.0
Commercial Divers                                                4   $38,750       0.0           4   $38,750       0.0
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                    4   $36,250       0.0           4   $36,250       0.0
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Riggers                                                          4   $38,750       0.0           4   $38,750       0.0
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers           4   $48,750     100.0           4   $48,750     100.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers             80   $17,857       6.4          50   $17,232       0.0

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                          1,220   $21,738       7.6         930   $23,865       6.4
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                    15   $25,714       0.0          15   $25,714       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                   605   $15,348       2.3         400   $19,875       3.5
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                            10   $38,000       0.0           4   $38,500       0.0
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                        10    $5,000       0.0           4   $10,000       0.0
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                     1,340   $15,224       5.2         705   $20,452       4.7
Bakers                                                         765   $11,875       8.7         270   $15,677       5.6
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                      295   $15,179       1.4         100   $17,500       2.0
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                         15   $12,500      14.3          10   $13,750      22.2
Food Batchmakers                                               240   $11,071       0.8          85   $15,284       2.4
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      15    $7,321       0.0           4   $20,625       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                      30   $21,667      40.0          30   $21,771      37.9
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 4   $28,750       0.0           4   $28,750       0.0
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             20   $25,469       0.0           4   $45,625       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                      45   $25,000       0.0          45   $30,132       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.)

          MAINE; 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   $17,500       0.0           4   $23,750       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                  25   $27,143       0.0          20   $28,125       0.0
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                15   $17,639       0.0          15   $18,056       0.0
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Machinists                                                      65   $20,313       0.0          50   $20,341       0.0
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic                4   $11,875       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    60   $18,571       0.0          50   $19,107       0.0
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             65   $24,716       0.0          60   $24,716       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                              4   $23,750       0.0           4   $23,750       0.0
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                        235   $16,558       5.1         190   $16,988       4.8
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                               4   $13,750       0.0           0         .        .
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    10   $23,393       0.0          10   $23,393       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                            10   $22,000       0.0           4   $26,250       0.0
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                   765   $21,546       0.0         590   $24,524       0.0
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                140   $12,171       2.9          70   $17,159       0.0
Job Printers                                                    95   $18,125       2.1          75   $20,781       0.0
Prepress Technicians and Workers                               165   $22,019       6.7          90   $25,109      10.2
Printing Machine Operators                                     185   $22,446      13.9         145   $23,894      18.2
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                               750   $11,343       1.5         320   $14,940       0.0
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials              165   $13,839       3.7          95   $15,714       6.4
Sewing Machine Operators                                     1,495   $14,223       4.5         910   $16,832       5.5
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         395   $15,234       2.3         280   $16,491       3.2
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                           1,525   $16,410       1.8       1,065   $17,762       2.1
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                               630   $12,099      16.7         305   $19,038      16.3
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                        4   $17,188       0.0           4   $25,417       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                       50   $16,667       0.0          40   $18,438       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                       145   $10,568      26.5          55   $22,143      23.2
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              235   $20,188       1.7         120   $21,328       3.3
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Upholsterers                                                    70   $15,278      15.3          55   $18,000      11.1
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           160   $14,659      17.7          95   $20,217       8.3

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.)

          MAINE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                              60   $16,250      10.2          50   $16,667       6.0
Furniture Finishers                                             50   $11,250       9.8          35   $16,125       5.7
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood           185   $15,625       0.0         130   $16,950       0.0
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                100   $14,167       5.0          65   $16,406       7.9
Woodworkers, All Other                                          60   $17,847      15.3          15   $18,750      41.2
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers            30   $31,471       0.0          30   $31,471       0.0
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                       10   $21,250       0.0           4   $22,813       0.0
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                        4   $20,000      50.0           0         .        .
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                        30   $26,111       0.0          20   $27,222       0.0
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                   20   $41,250      38.1          20   $41,250      38.1
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                      110   $21,600       0.0          90   $22,050       0.0
Cutting Workers                                                235   $15,541       3.4         120   $16,523       0.0
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                               30   $16,786       0.0          20   $17,321       0.0
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                       60   $14,896       0.0          35   $16,667       0.0
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers          1,750   $18,382       4.9       1,175   $20,945       4.9
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                   80   $15,972      58.0          60   $19,375      56.7
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians          130   $20,724      21.4          95   $21,838      17.5
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders            770   $14,957       5.9         420   $18,441       4.3
Painting Workers                                               275   $16,813       1.1         155   $26,250       0.0
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                      250   $13,447      18.3         135   $16,442      13.1
Semiconductor Processors                                        35   $25,341       0.0          25   $26,364       0.0
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             145   $17,500       0.0          95   $20,568       0.0
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                         15    $3,125       0.0           0         .        .
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders             4   $12,917       0.0           4   $13,750       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                           20   $20,000      18.2          20   $45,341       5.3
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      110   $11,111      39.8          45   $13,750      26.1
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders           155   $26,607      10.5         120   $30,156       7.4
Tire Builders                                                    0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers-Production Workers                                      65   $11,094      10.8          35   $21,071      20.6
Production Workers, All Other                                2,605   $15,748       3.4       1,475   $20,135       2.0

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                      175   $22,292      22.0         145   $25,417      21.2
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                            35   $36,000     100.0          35   $36,000     100.0
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                   20   $31,875       0.0          20   $31,875       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.)

          MAINE; 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                                           10    $5,000       0.0           4   $21,250       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  1,275   $13,700       2.6         315   $21,185       5.4
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                         880   $13,063       1.6         375   $18,375       1.6
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                     245    $7,750       1.2          55   $17,500       0.0
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                              15    $1,458       0.0           4   $11,250       0.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                             10   $11,250       0.0           0         .        .
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                        0         .        .            0         .        .
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                       10   $19,792      54.5          10   $19,583      60.0
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                            20   $40,625      31.8          15   $42,031      38.5
Ship Engineers                                                  10   $66,500     100.0          10   $66,500     100.0
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                         35   $24,063      27.8          25   $28,083      43.5
Parking Lot Attendants                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Service Station Attendants                                     165   $10,043       3.1          65   $14,423       0.0
Transportation Inspectors                                       50   $26,154      20.8          50   $26,154      20.8
Other Transportation Workers                                     4   $11,250       0.0           4   $11,250       0.0
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Crane and Tower Operators                                        4   $22,083      60.0           4   $22,083      60.0
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators               10   $12,500       0.0           4   $18,750       0.0
Hoist and Winch Operators                                        0         .        .            0         .        .
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                         105   $25,526       0.0         100   $25,855       0.0
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                            295   $10,405       1.0         120   $19,750       0.0
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                       2,170   $14,023       1.6       1,060   $19,069       1.5
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                 125   $12,574       0.0          75   $15,179       0.0
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  1,090   $10,160       3.3         440   $15,802       1.6
Pumping Station Operators                                        0         .        .            0         .        .
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                      60   $10,735       0.0          10   $11,875       0.0
Shuttle Car Operators                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                                4   $26,250       0.0           4   $26,250       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                              25   $21,667       0.0          20   $21,875       0.0


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