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

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


                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates

21 to 74 years                                             333,295   $29,101      24.9     239,420   $32,965      26.1

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                             3,625   $67,288      59.6       2,985   $74,457      59.5
General and Operations Managers                              3,065   $46,886      41.7       2,720   $47,493      41.5
Legislators                                                    235   $12,350      52.7          80   $50,595      41.3
Advertising and Promotions Managers                            130   $41,991      48.8         105   $42,875      39.0
Marketing and Sales Managers                                 1,595   $51,520      51.2       1,390   $53,016      51.0
Public Relations Managers                                      145   $36,905      55.6         110   $36,786      62.5
Administrative Services Managers                               295   $35,221      35.7         280   $35,662      32.7
Computer and Information Systems Managers                      795   $53,021      58.0         685   $54,826      57.2
Financial Managers                                           1,705   $50,695      69.7       1,520   $51,709      68.7
Human Resources Managers                                       695   $41,250      43.3         595   $41,553      47.1
Industrial Production Managers                               1,175   $47,000      38.2       1,040   $50,313      39.3
Purchasing Managers                                            490   $44,441      50.3         455   $44,178      48.1
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers             615   $32,898      20.7         535   $34,773      21.3
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                   875   $28,043      21.9         665   $29,808      24.2
Farmers and Ranchers                                         1,560   $13,969      15.3         980   $19,136      13.3
Construction Managers                                        2,770   $35,726      16.9       2,085   $41,137      19.2
Education Administrators                                     1,465   $50,015      89.1         990   $51,425      90.6
Engineering Managers                                           590   $76,250      79.2         470   $75,438      80.2
Food Service Managers                                        1,755   $31,603      25.1       1,365   $34,063      23.1
Funeral Directors                                              235   $34,375      22.6         155   $43,906      17.2
Gaming Managers                                                 40   $30,000      55.0          35   $41,667      61.1
Lodging Managers                                               660   $24,444      34.0         435   $30,257      36.7
Medical and Health Services Managers                           665   $51,830      69.8         610   $53,375      72.5
Natural Sciences Managers                                        4   $15,000      50.0           4   $46,250       0.0
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           265   $48,807      24.0         225   $50,375      22.8
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                     890   $37,406      38.2         650   $41,915      38.1
Social and Community Service Managers                          650   $35,609      63.9         555   $38,393      62.8
Managers, All Other                                          5,935   $45,130      44.7       4,970   $47,345      45.2

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                  85   $55,227      51.2          60   $56,932      57.4
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                     80   $27,656       9.9          60   $28,594      13.1
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products              720   $32,601      29.3         565   $35,701      29.9
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                                610   $38,750      35.7         525   $40,000      36.7
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                                575   $34,950      67.4         480   $37,948      74.2
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                        250   $36,204      42.9         230   $37,063      40.3
Cost Estimators                                                350   $36,429      13.7         275   $40,335      16.5

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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations
  Specialists                                                1,235   $38,977      47.6       1,020   $40,854      46.1
Logisticians                                                    85   $31,650      53.0          60   $40,385      60.3
Management Analysts                                          1,365   $43,902      78.7         865   $52,280      77.9
Meeting and Convention Planners                                 25   $36,786      62.5          25   $36,786      62.5
Other Business Operations Specialists                          365   $31,951      45.6         275   $40,282      47.3
Accountants and Auditors                                     2,455   $39,618      78.8       1,930   $41,274      78.7
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                        450   $37,500      56.4         370   $41,250      63.3
Budget Analysts                                                 60   $47,589      44.1          40   $41,875      39.0
Credit Analysts                                                150   $33,141      66.0         125   $33,590      63.5
Financial Analysts                                              75   $51,563      78.7          70   $51,563      77.5
Personal Financial Advisors                                    715   $57,917      84.2         555   $65,990      82.2
Insurance Underwriters                                          90   $37,188      68.9          80   $36,964      67.5
Financial Examiners                                             20  $105,962     100.0          20  $105,962     100.0
Loan Counselors and Officers                                   505   $50,541      71.7         465   $50,541      70.9
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  150   $38,125      53.6         130   $46,806      58.0
Tax Preparers                                                  210   $16,731      67.8          75   $26,250      56.0
Financial Specialists, All Other                               100   $50,583      93.9          90   $51,167      93.5

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                       1,615   $41,373      47.6       1,315   $45,271      45.6
Computer Programmers                                         1,290   $47,394      53.3       1,030   $50,337      54.4
Computer Software Engineers                                    975   $55,202      63.9         880   $56,364      61.7
Computer Support Specialists                                   900   $35,448      32.0         670   $39,571      33.1
Database Administrators                                        135   $57,019      72.6         105   $60,565      81.1
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                    435   $40,060      34.5         395   $41,042      30.9
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts                530   $40,473      47.7         385   $47,391      43.2
Actuaries                                                       80   $82,727     100.0          75   $83,636     100.0
Mathematicians                                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Operations Research Analysts                                   185   $45,089      70.1         150   $46,429      63.5
Statisticians                                                   20   $27,917     100.0          10   $29,286     100.0
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  10   $45,000     100.0          10   $45,000     100.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                       615   $44,922      74.4         490   $47,500      80.3
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                265   $28,977      82.5         210   $31,905      85.4
Aerospace Engineers                                            105   $72,188      71.7          90   $73,352      73.0
Agricultural Engineers                                           4   $26,250     100.0           4   $26,250     100.0
Biomedical Engineers                                             4   $26,250       0.0           4   $27,083       0.0
Chemical Engineers                                             105   $61,827      91.6         105   $62,212      91.3
Civil Engineers                                              1,005   $47,292      77.7         900   $47,500      79.9
Computer Hardware Engineers                                     90   $44,485      23.6          70   $45,795      18.3
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                            850   $55,478      66.4         720   $56,588      66.2
Environmental Engineers                                        130   $39,844      81.3         115   $40,972      79.5
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety              735   $46,594      51.2         610   $47,841      49.5
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                          695   $54,938      82.6         555   $56,278      78.2

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

          MAINE; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            145   $51,587      67.3         120   $51,875      65.6
Mechanical Engineers                                           760   $53,816      64.3         695   $54,967      64.3
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Nuclear Engineers                                               80   $51,667      67.9          55   $41,625      54.5
Petroleum Engineers                                             10   $71,250      81.8           4   $27,500      50.0
Engineers, All Others                                        1,120   $51,077      69.8         950   $51,555      72.0
Drafters                                                       690   $33,047      16.2         550   $35,350      11.6
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     1,700   $41,224      12.5       1,415   $43,272      11.9
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                              365   $27,578      17.1         275   $32,155      22.6

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               160   $31,188      69.8         130   $32,188      78.5
Biological Scientists                                          345   $35,240      93.3         260   $38,235      95.0
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          365   $40,043      71.1         315   $41,853      75.7
Medical Scientists                                             130   $51,736     100.0         105   $51,458     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                      35   $22,431      91.4          35   $22,431      91.4
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                                60   $60,313      86.2          50   $61,875      83.3
Chemists and Materials Scientists                              115   $45,461      73.9          80   $50,156      84.1
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                     340   $36,852      81.6         290   $38,542      79.1
Physical Scientists, All Other                                 190   $32,177      95.8         155   $32,037     100.0
Economists                                                      80   $70,855     100.0          65   $71,974     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                      150   $31,731      55.3         125   $35,481      49.6
Psychologists                                                  470   $47,614      97.4         320   $50,069      96.2
Sociologists                                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Urban and Regional Planners                                     70   $45,156     100.0          60   $45,938     100.0
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            150   $19,706      65.5          80   $27,500      61.0
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                       95   $26,302      16.1          80   $25,990      18.5
Biological Technicians                                          75   $35,647      32.0          65   $36,121      29.7
Chemical Technicians                                           285   $40,076      12.3         250   $40,129      11.2
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                            30   $36,786       6.3          25   $45,417       0.0
Nuclear Technicians                                              4    $8,750       0.0           0         .        .
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians           430   $30,257      30.4         300   $33,952      34.7

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   1,085   $27,371      63.1         730   $31,125      62.1
Social Workers                                               1,075   $30,959      79.7         850   $32,257      80.9
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists                 525   $29,700      53.8         395   $30,897      58.5
Clergy                                                       1,600   $23,791      79.0       1,230   $26,607      80.3
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                   60   $22,500      58.3          50   $23,611      67.3
Religious Workers, All Other                                   105   $11,406      42.7          55   $21,750      31.5

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                      2,095   $75,088      99.7       1,855   $78,459      99.6
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                135   $61,250      94.7          90   $85,278      92.2
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                                125   $27,798      49.6          85   $29,583      58.6
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                            220   $25,391      64.4         110   $36,042      67.0

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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates

  EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND LIBRARY OCCUPATIONS
Postsecondary Teachers                                       2,925   $38,758      88.8       1,915   $45,612      92.5
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                             35   $12,143      44.1          30   $11,786      32.1
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                        4,160   $35,635      92.4       3,315   $37,313      95.2
Secondary School Teachers                                    2,355   $34,108      93.2       1,970   $35,976      95.1
Special Education Teachers                                     300   $28,988      94.7         255   $30,580      93.7
Other Teachers and Instructors                               1,095   $23,201      47.4         570   $32,283      48.6
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   110   $31,375      85.6          70   $36,029      80.0
Librarians                                                     165   $19,583      75.5          70   $40,000      94.1
Library Technicians                                             30    $7,500       0.0          10   $33,750       0.0
Teacher Assistants                                             220   $12,181      27.7          50   $21,389      39.6
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 190   $32,000      70.8         105   $38,375      66.7

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                    675   $17,778      50.6         350   $26,935      54.6
Designers                                                    1,275   $38,378      27.0       1,025   $40,101      23.0
Actors                                                          25   $30,417      60.0          10   $28,750       0.0
Producers and Directors                                        350   $30,689      52.7         295   $31,964      56.6
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers                 540   $24,875      55.3         275   $34,188      61.9
Dancers and Choreographers                                       4   $11,250       0.0           0         .        .
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                         275   $11,625      34.9          65   $16,875      38.8
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                            80   $12,159      42.3          35   $19,000      66.7
Announcers                                                     235   $25,982      32.3         115   $31,797      37.4
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                   310   $27,411      75.0         215   $29,938      79.1
Public Relations Specialists                                   215   $34,306      61.8         185   $38,182      58.7
Editors                                                        335   $30,699      70.3         235   $35,833      65.7
Technical Writers                                              120   $42,891      64.7          75   $53,125      63.2
Writers and Authors                                            430   $16,929      83.1         240   $20,909      90.4
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                   25    $6,389      61.5          10   $42,250      55.6
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                              250   $28,533      26.3         210   $31,389      21.2
Photographers                                                  300   $24,875      47.4         195   $26,607      42.6
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                         45   $21,250      66.0          30   $21,765      53.3
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                  140   $75,577     100.0          90   $80,250     100.0
Dentists                                                       585  $109,853     100.0         345  $135,500     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                    10   $45,625      55.6           4   $46,250     100.0
Optometrists                                                   120  $116,250     100.0         105   $91,875     100.0
Pharmacists                                                    515   $71,473      97.1         445   $72,106      97.3
Physicians and Surgeons                                      2,570  $131,337     100.0       2,035  $144,620     100.0
Physician Assistants                                           210   $63,472      90.6         175   $65,690      88.5

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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                     45  $125,962     100.0          30  $128,654     100.0
Registered Nurses                                              755   $41,693      53.7         565   $43,000      53.5
Audiologists                                                    15   $40,000      50.0          15   $40,000      50.0
Occupational Therapists                                         40   $38,833      85.0          25   $40,000      76.9
Physical Therapists                                            145   $42,679     100.0         125   $45,476     100.0
Radiation Therapists                                            20   $41,518      57.1          20   $41,518      57.1
Recreational Therapists                                         25   $25,417      56.0          20   $26,250      73.7
Respiratory Therapists                                         180   $44,196      35.2         170   $45,192      31.0
Speech-Language Pathologists                                    50   $40,398      92.2          40   $40,682     100.0
Therapists, All Others                                         100   $27,500      65.0          45   $39,643      90.9
Veterinarians                                                  240   $80,179     100.0         220   $80,833     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                      4  $375,000     100.0           0         .        .
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                     370   $29,148      51.2         260   $37,262      51.9
Dental Hygienists                                                4   $21,250       0.0           0         .        .
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians               145   $37,750      40.1         100   $47,404      23.2
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                   510   $31,930      28.5         405   $35,074      21.4
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                  240   $17,716      32.4         140   $27,054      13.7
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses              130   $26,875       0.8          95   $29,531       0.0
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians              30   $23,750      14.3          20   $25,833      11.1
Opticians, Dispensing                                           60   $24,420       0.0          55   $24,732       0.0
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians             125   $50,260      52.8          85   $40,000      46.5
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                  190   $40,947      56.5         130   $42,813      65.9

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                  1,175   $18,522      22.5         730   $21,810      20.7
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                     20   $31,167       0.0           4   $26,250       0.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                         90   $21,250      33.7          75   $21,397      39.0
Massage Therapists                                              60   $13,056      81.7          30   $19,375      89.7
Dental Assistants                                               25   $36,354       0.0          25   $36,354       0.0
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                   375   $21,903      22.4         270   $25,250      23.5

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     175   $31,473       6.8         175   $31,563       6.9
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                   500   $40,125      18.6         445   $40,450      19.3
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                           165   $46,831      14.1         145   $46,991      16.1
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other             245   $30,729      21.4         215   $30,903      23.1
Fire Fighters                                                  985   $38,681      12.8         920   $38,934      13.3
Fire Inspectors                                                115   $34,750      25.7         105   $36,875      28.2
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                     825   $27,768      10.7         730   $28,571       9.8
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                          280   $39,015      35.8         235   $39,545      33.9
Fish and Game Wardens                                           90   $33,611      33.0          75   $34,583      39.2

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

          MAINE; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                     25   $33,333      23.1          25   $33,333      23.1
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           2,050   $34,061      20.2       1,865   $34,760      21.5
Transit and Railroad Police                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Animal Control Workers                                          70   $31,528      44.9          25   $35,987      87.0
Private Detectives and Investigators                           190   $30,000      36.7         155   $37,500      28.8
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             1,870   $21,970      12.2       1,220   $28,726      11.5
Crossing Guards                                                135    $7,569       0.0          20   $25,781       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                135   $15,714      26.9          45   $25,357      22.7

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                           940   $21,828      11.0         625   $25,054       8.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                          810   $25,350      21.2         625   $27,857      20.8
Cooks                                                        2,935   $14,139       6.3       1,520   $18,319       4.6
Food Preparation Workers                                       675   $11,233       4.6         330   $16,458       4.9
Bartenders                                                     470   $15,953      15.7         175   $22,308      17.8
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                          165   $10,000      12.8          55   $16,576      38.2
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                   35   $40,197       0.0          20   $41,118       0.0
Waiters and Waitresses                                         785   $14,408      16.4         260   $20,483      11.9
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                    130   $16,278       8.4          90   $17,443      12.2
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                      155   $12,672       9.6          80   $16,364       0.0
Dishwashers                                                    595    $8,911       3.4         190   $13,103       0.0
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                          25    $7,054      73.9           0         .        .
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     10   $40,357      41.7           4   $41,250       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                           465   $24,173      15.9         400   $24,654      17.7
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                          595   $26,714      15.1         420   $30,263       8.3
Janitors and Building Cleaners                               7,060   $18,880       5.4       4,380   $22,291       4.6
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                                585   $12,500       4.1         265   $20,615       7.1
Pest Control Workers                                            85   $20,833       3.5          40   $26,250       0.0
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                  3,150   $15,970       7.7       1,405   $22,868       7.3

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers               85   $26,563      25.3          45   $42,500      26.1
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                      170   $28,750      31.2         120   $29,286      28.0
Animal Trainers                                                 30   $22,188      21.4          20   $31,250       0.0
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                      120   $11,620      19.3          80   $16,250      19.5

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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                  10    $5,833      41.7           0         .        .
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   30    $9,688      13.8           4   $80,750       0.0
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                      50   $10,179       2.0          15   $18,000       0.0
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                      310   $13,056      12.9          85   $26,250      12.9
Funeral Service Workers                                        115   $15,368      24.8          60   $19,844      22.0
Barbers                                                        215   $21,250       9.3         150   $26,667       7.4
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists                 140   $17,039       3.6          95   $20,455       0.0
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                        4    $8,125       0.0           4    $8,750       0.0
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                       25   $11,250       0.0          10   $16,250       0.0
Tour and Travel Guides                                         140    $7,813      33.6          15   $18,000      31.3
Transportation Attendants                                      110   $22,042      38.5          85   $21,957      39.3
Child Care Workers                                             440   $18,493      22.3         240   $24,148      16.3
Personal and Home Care Aides                                   445   $18,568      16.6         295   $23,571      20.1
Recreation and Fitness Workers                                 335   $26,632      39.1         205   $32,321      51.7
Residential Advisors                                           145   $16,042      25.7          75   $19,306       6.6
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                    80   $12,500      22.5          50   $14,063      16.3

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    9,025   $29,957      22.6       7,570   $31,256      22.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    2,985   $37,760      30.1       2,480   $40,282      32.4
Cashiers                                                     1,785   $12,414      12.1         820   $19,041      15.5
Counter and Rental Clerks                                      250   $20,450      13.5         165   $21,744       1.8
Parts Salespersons                                             780   $27,220       5.0         675   $29,232       5.8
Retail Salespersons                                          6,470   $23,846      21.2       4,385   $28,641      19.5
Advertising Sales Agents                                       415   $27,245      31.7         330   $29,301      37.4
Insurance Sales Agents                                       1,080   $40,392      57.1         780   $46,339      60.7
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                                 490   $35,100      65.6         325   $47,778      62.0
Travel Agents                                                   95   $30,700      13.5          75   $31,600      14.9
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                   1,020   $36,402      39.9         745   $40,918      39.9
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing           4,510   $39,513      34.8       3,735   $41,466      34.8
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                    80   $16,786      31.3          10   $46,250       0.0
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         1,220   $34,091      53.4         830   $41,771      51.0
Sales Engineers                                                135   $52,105      74.3         125   $52,171      76.8
Telemarketers                                                  695   $13,496      22.7         305   $25,182      26.5
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                          505   $20,142      14.7         205   $27,024      21.6
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                           575   $32,321      34.2         420   $41,094      37.3

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                               2,420   $32,259      30.3       2,015   $35,740      30.8
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service              40   $18,889       7.5          30   $18,750       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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                             80   $29,063       7.6          55   $36,250      10.9
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                    30   $15,000       0.0          15   $19,844       0.0
Bill and Account Collectors                                    225   $26,303      21.5         180   $27,314      23.8
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators               225   $22,036      16.1         180   $25,500      18.7
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                   860   $22,691      26.0         610   $24,919      31.7
Gaming Cage Workers                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                                  95   $25,446      52.7          55   $36,406      52.6
Procurement Clerks                                              50   $30,469      34.7          50   $30,469      34.7
Tellers                                                         90   $16,250      12.2          40   $20,882       0.0
Brokerage Clerks                                                 4    $1,250       0.0           0         .        .
Correspondence Clerks                                            4    $3,750       0.0           0         .        .
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                            60   $26,250      45.8          45   $27,054      48.9
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                         80   $37,917      71.6          70   $39,000      66.2
Customer Service Representatives                             2,215   $24,282      32.5       1,580   $27,215      29.4
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                   20   $23,594      68.4          15   $24,531     100.0
File Clerks                                                    175   $18,160      33.9          90   $21,250      32.6
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                           200   $12,321      36.0          55   $17,788      20.0
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                       505   $12,934      41.9         105   $30,833      51.0
Library Assistants, Clerical                                    95    $6,429      36.2          30   $19,265      65.6
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                    70   $31,750      28.6          70   $31,750      28.6
New Account Clerks                                              20   $14,375      10.5          10   $24,107      22.2
Order Clerks                                                   250   $21,734      28.3         145   $25,858      33.1
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                   45   $26,250      18.2          35   $30,341      22.9
Receptionists and Information Clerks                           355   $17,708      34.0         195   $23,750      36.6
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                                260   $13,478      38.9         110   $28,906       8.3
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                        90   $23,409      42.0          50   $46,250      28.0
Cargo and Freight Agents                                        50   $41,250      41.2          30   $60,909      71.4
Couriers and Messengers                                      1,105   $26,659       4.7         735   $35,103       0.0
Dispatchers                                                    685   $24,909       6.6         510   $28,285       6.8
Meter Readers, Utilities                                        95   $33,542      26.6          70   $36,364      36.8
Postal Service Clerks                                          670   $39,222      18.6         585   $39,887      16.8
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 1,105   $38,356      20.2         975   $39,267      21.8
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                                 530   $38,090      21.3         450   $39,306      21.4
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                    785   $37,365      20.1         665   $40,245      19.9
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      1,790   $22,761       5.8       1,350   $25,508       6.1
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                               3,005   $20,014       8.6       1,855   $24,480       8.1
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                                250   $26,419      20.2         165   $30,700      19.9
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                      515   $22,833      30.7         370   $25,824      28.8
Computer Operators                                             405   $27,804      24.6         315   $29,122      20.1
Data Entry Keyers                                              330   $20,000      31.5         220   $26,346      29.1
Word Processors and Typists                                     55   $18,365       9.4          35   $20,104      14.3
Desktop Publishers                                              20   $21,786       4.5          20   $21,786       4.5
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                  250   $26,182      56.0         200   $26,227      53.5

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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except
  Postal Service                                               300   $18,289      14.3         200   $20,909       7.1
Office Clerks, General                                         815   $18,500      21.3         415   $26,771      20.6
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                       65   $22,969       0.0          45   $25,341       0.0
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                   10    $1,563     100.0           4   $13,750     100.0
Statistical Assistants                                          40   $40,893      14.3          35   $41,518      17.1
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other           695   $30,928      39.2         520   $31,815      36.7

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         420   $30,781      14.5         295   $32,104      15.7
Agricultural Inspectors                                         40   $42,500      28.9          35   $50,268      31.4
Animal Breeders                                                  4   $35,417       0.0           4   $35,417       0.0
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     135   $13,750       5.1          55   $20,694       3.5
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                           1,730   $15,321       3.8         870   $20,347       3.7
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                          4,975   $25,193       5.7       2,265   $30,064       7.2
Hunters and Trappers                                            10   $11,875      33.3           4   $28,750       0.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                                110   $12,014      26.6          45   $27,083      22.7
Logging Workers                                              3,330   $20,907       3.2       1,540   $23,012       3.0

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                              5,085   $32,155       9.1       3,740   $35,951       9.5
Boilermakers                                                   145   $28,074      14.5          85   $28,346       4.6
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                      915   $21,537       8.3         450   $27,206       7.8
Carpenters                                                  11,730   $21,692       9.3       7,000   $25,745       8.2
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers                630   $25,412       1.0         440   $27,439       0.5
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                      205   $21,563       0.0         150   $22,917       0.0
Contruction Laborers                                         4,370   $20,593       5.2       2,305   $26,304       4.4
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators             155   $17,284       1.9          60   $21,250       0.0
Pile-Driver Operators                                           70   $40,938       0.0          50   $42,125       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                  2,295   $27,454       1.7       1,530   $29,006       1.3
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                       800   $24,227       2.2         440   $27,011       0.0
Electricians                                                 3,990   $32,306       6.1       3,265   $35,060       4.9
Glaziers                                                       245   $26,441       0.0         180   $26,992       0.0
Insulation Workers                                             275   $30,313       0.0         240   $30,841       0.0
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                       2,450   $17,982       8.0       1,140   $24,912       6.5
Paperhangers                                                    55   $28,036      15.1          40   $26,250       0.0
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters          2,970   $30,496       3.2       2,305   $31,557       3.5
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                    55   $38,646      13.2          20   $51,818      35.0
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                        20   $26,667      20.0          20   $27,083      22.2
Roofers                                                        555   $21,405       0.7         345   $23,095       0.6
Sheet Metal Workers                                            995   $31,116       1.0         805   $31,428       1.2
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                              405   $29,100       0.5         225   $28,281       0.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                   490   $16,042       4.5         260   $21,074       3.5
Construction and Building Inspectors                           215   $31,823      43.2         125   $36,058      38.9
Elevator Installers and Repairers                               50   $52,045       5.8          45   $55,694       7.0

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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 110   $23,625       1.8          45   $19,250       4.4
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            110   $21,603       1.8          75   $22,431       2.7
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  1,035   $23,785       3.3         755   $25,887       4.0
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                     60   $32,500       3.4          30   $39,792       6.5
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                    70   $20,500      11.8          50   $26,125      15.7
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                 105   $36,875       0.0          70   $41,591       0.0
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                           4   $12,188       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                              185   $28,142       1.6         125   $29,669       0.0
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                      15   $31,250       0.0          10   $23,750       0.0
Mining Machine Operators                                        10   $31,667       0.0          10   $31,667       0.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Other Extraction Workers                                        15   $16,667       0.0          10   $17,500       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   1,990   $38,713      10.3       1,700   $40,817      10.3
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  1,025   $28,091      22.9         790   $31,974      20.9
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                830   $36,419       3.4         660   $39,886       2.4
Avionics Technicians                                            75   $27,500       2.7          65   $27,159       0.0
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers             155   $36,279       0.0         145   $36,424       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                     45   $50,568      30.2          35   $51,364      36.1
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      105   $51,029      16.0          85   $51,544      19.5
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                      20   $37,250       0.0          15   $58,056       0.0
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                195   $20,644      14.9         140   $21,515       7.2
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                     135   $33,542       6.6         125   $34,375       7.2
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                     465   $27,208       8.6         375   $31,154      10.6
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        1,055   $21,339       1.6         835   $24,665       2.0
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                       80   $22,500       0.0          65   $25,455       0.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                 5,105   $23,945       1.0       4,115   $26,280       1.2
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                1,835   $30,005       2.6       1,440   $31,396       1.7
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                    965   $30,376       3.0         795   $30,872       1.5
Small Engine Mechanics                                         405   $20,438       1.0         300   $21,913       1.3
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                    280   $14,700       4.3         170   $20,000       2.4

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.)

          MAINE; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                      45   $32,813       0.0          45   $33,438       0.0
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                   1,360   $28,239       4.3       1,080   $30,419       2.9
Home Appliance Repairers                                       150   $21,641       4.7         110   $25,962       0.0
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                2,585   $31,882       2.9       2,145   $33,338       3.3
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                      2,010   $28,659       4.6       1,600   $30,888       3.4
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 130   $37,500       0.0         100   $40,859       0.0
Millwrights                                                  1,155   $41,807       1.5         855   $45,161       1.4
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers                 480   $40,455       2.9         355   $46,571       3.4
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers               710   $31,753       2.4         600   $33,478       1.5
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                   305   $37,964      21.0         245   $39,911      21.1
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    215   $18,101       0.0         140   $19,541       0.0
Commercial Divers                                               85   $19,375       4.7          40   $30,833       4.8
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                   60   $20,000       3.4          35   $31,667       0.0
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers               100   $20,000       5.9          60   $26,442       0.0
Riggers                                                        140   $36,953      10.8         115   $35,859       1.8
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          25    $5,625       0.0           4   $23,750       0.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers            865   $26,355       8.2         685   $28,750       8.2

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                          5,030   $37,493      11.8       4,380   $40,446      12.2
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                    10   $36,250       0.0          10   $36,250       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                   360   $23,162       2.2         230   $26,111       3.4
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                            25   $33,083       0.0          25   $33,250       0.0
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                       170   $30,625       1.8         130   $31,116       2.3
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                     2,240   $21,701       5.2       1,570   $25,655       4.6
Bakers                                                         540   $18,708       5.2         330   $22,313       1.5
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    1,020   $22,244       0.4         675   $26,452       0.3
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                         25   $25,208      26.1           4   $33,750       0.0
Food Batchmakers                                               150   $25,156      17.3         115   $29,375       0.0
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      15   $18,125       0.0          15   $27,679       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     230   $32,212       3.9         200   $35,000       4.5
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                40   $37,174       0.0          40   $37,174       0.0
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             25   $15,000       0.0          20   $14,886       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             60   $26,042      14.5          50   $26,615      17.6
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                     275   $30,307       0.0         250   $30,568       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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                10   $23,750       0.0          10   $23,750       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                 265   $30,323       1.1         230   $31,694       1.3
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               165   $20,875       6.0         105   $28,264       9.5
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                     4   $36,250       0.0           4   $36,250       0.0
Machinists                                                   2,675   $31,877       1.5       2,185   $34,679       1.8
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                    80   $23,869       0.0          80   $23,988       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic               20   $29,750       0.0          20   $29,750       0.0
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   160   $24,732       5.0         140   $25,938       5.7
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             35   $31,875      27.0          20   $38,393       9.1
Tool and Die Makers                                            345   $40,625       0.0         290   $41,905       0.0
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                      2,700   $30,711       1.0       2,040   $31,593       1.1
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                30   $30,625      31.3          20   $31,979       0.0
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                             415   $34,329       2.6         405   $34,487       2.7
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   135   $30,804       0.0          90   $40,417       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                           110   $33,864       0.0          85   $34,167       0.0
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 1,230   $26,890       3.5       1,080   $27,244       2.7
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                145   $22,250       6.2         130   $22,692       5.3
Job Printers                                                   295   $25,852       8.4         230   $30,565      10.1
Prepress Technicians and Workers                               125   $27,656      17.3          85   $30,417      25.6
Printing Machine Operators                                     855   $27,039       6.9         700   $27,852       7.9
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                               220   $20,350       0.0         130   $23,438       0.0
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials               90   $17,596      11.2          60   $20,313      16.1
Sewing Machine Operators                                       390   $22,682       9.2         265   $24,362      13.5
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         335   $19,882       4.2         255   $20,655       1.6
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                             530   $17,326       2.8         380   $18,819       4.0
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                               150   $19,886       0.0         115   $22,019       0.0
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                      100   $25,000       0.0          80   $24,327       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                       80   $19,342       0.0          60   $20,147       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                       170   $23,636       0.0         120   $25,347       0.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                               55   $22,375       0.0          50   $23,472       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           20   $33,021       0.0           4   $22,813       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                 4   $31,250       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Upholsterers                                                   110   $15,000       0.0          65   $23,125       0.0
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           260   $21,591      12.4         170   $25,521      15.8

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.)

          MAINE; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                             490   $25,192      18.5         360   $27,063      17.6
Furniture Finishers                                            125   $13,906      22.8          90   $17,885      14.8
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                            15   $18,750       0.0          10   $19,028       0.0
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood           970   $21,061       3.4         705   $23,205       2.3
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                455   $21,519       1.1         295   $23,785       1.0
Woodworkers, All Other                                         540   $15,671       9.3         280   $20,472       8.5
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           450   $46,250      15.7         395   $48,631      17.5
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                      830   $36,250      10.6         655   $38,188       8.2
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                      400   $32,425       9.0         350   $35,122       6.3
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       115   $31,250      16.2          90   $32,159      18.0
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                  230   $25,664       7.9         190   $26,050       9.5
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                      505   $31,843       3.4         390   $36,367       4.4
Cutting Workers                                                475   $26,136       2.5         360   $30,347       1.7
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              155   $25,109       0.0         115   $26,739       0.0
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      225   $36,875       0.0         185   $40,833       0.0
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers          2,195   $30,905       9.7       1,690   $35,492       9.5
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  110   $19,375      30.3          80   $26,304      16.7
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians          235   $27,143      21.4         140   $30,139       8.6
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders            570   $20,833       6.3         365   $24,632       5.2
Painting Workers                                             1,010   $29,041       4.9         825   $30,914       6.0
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                      150   $25,523      38.2         110   $26,204      49.1
Semiconductor Processors                                        40   $17,500      45.0          20   $39,423      65.0
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders              85   $20,500       0.0          65   $21,250       0.0
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        100   $32,500       2.0          70   $42,976       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders            10    $8,125       0.0           4   $41,250       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                           25   $21,250       0.0          20   $21,731       0.0
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      170   $18,571      49.4         110   $20,948      40.2
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders         1,685   $45,868       5.1       1,465   $46,595       5.9
Tire Builders                                                   75   $22,321       0.0          75   $22,321       0.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                      65   $21,442       0.0          45   $23,750       0.0
Production Workers, All Other                                5,635   $27,228       4.4       4,150   $30,986       4.6

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                      970   $32,323      15.5         810   $35,247      17.1
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                           575   $52,440      64.2         350   $52,434      61.3
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                   90   $63,177       5.5          90   $63,333       5.7

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.)

          MAINE; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency
  Medical Technicians                                           25    $8,125      24.0          10   $11,250       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  1,525   $18,048       7.5         705   $24,036       6.8
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                      16,370   $26,208       2.9      11,295   $30,290       1.8
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                     865   $12,490       9.7         410   $20,871       9.0
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                             110    $8,698       0.0          40   $20,714       0.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                             100   $60,972       8.1          80   $60,972      10.1
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                    40   $20,714       0.0          40   $21,071       0.0
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                            140   $52,250       1.4         100   $56,406       2.0
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                       15   $29,464       0.0          10   $28,393       0.0
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      355   $29,522      33.0         170   $29,044      32.4
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                           505   $40,268      56.1         230   $49,000      56.9
Ship Engineers                                                 255   $45,000      62.6         105   $40,577      51.0
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                         20   $24,375       0.0          10   $25,833       0.0
Parking Lot Attendants                                          90    $8,750      20.7          15   $18,375      29.4
Service Station Attendants                                     645   $12,669       5.1         335   $19,028       5.6
Transportation Inspectors                                      125   $35,602       9.6         115   $35,972      10.3
Other Transportation Workers                                    50   $36,607       0.0          45   $37,321       0.0
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  15   $23,333       0.0          15   $23,333       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                      585   $32,475       1.4         445   $36,833       1.8
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators              440   $27,210       2.9         290   $31,524       3.1
Hoist and Winch Operators                                       75   $38,482       0.0          55   $37,589       0.0
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                       1,650   $23,125       1.6       1,180   $26,951       0.5
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                            660   $17,658       4.8         390   $21,250       2.3
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                       6,690   $21,096       3.6       4,240   $25,152       3.8
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                 190   $21,750       3.6         135   $29,097       5.2
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                    600   $18,452      13.0         320   $24,700      15.7
Pumping Station Operators                                       60   $20,417       3.4          35   $26,250       6.1
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                     445   $20,438       3.4         270   $28,100       2.6
Shuttle Car Operators                                           15   $17,188       0.0          10   $42,917       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                               60   $27,000       0.0          45   $29,063       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                             385   $27,237       1.0         275   $31,435       1.4



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