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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Michigan: Both Sexes

(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                                           4,796,265   $27,922      25.3   3,057,445   $36,567      28.0

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            36,945   $82,039      54.9      30,320   $90,544      56.7
General and Operations Managers                             29,580   $52,705      43.8      25,450   $56,631      44.3
Legislators                                                    495   $55,238      64.0         320   $56,583      67.3
Advertising and Promotions Managers                          2,625   $37,828      68.6       1,985   $45,292      70.8
Marketing and Sales Managers                                34,695   $51,441      59.5      27,710   $59,275      60.6
Public Relations Managers                                    1,760   $50,445      63.4       1,385   $55,917      60.1
Administrative Services Managers                             3,165   $44,609      45.7       2,670   $48,367      44.7
Computer and Information Systems Managers                   10,770   $66,036      63.7       9,465   $68,333      64.7
Financial Managers                                          29,215   $45,465      53.3      24,150   $50,177      55.3
Human Resources Managers                                    15,625   $44,264      48.8      12,405   $48,739      51.8
Industrial Production Managers                              15,290   $58,564      38.2      13,505   $60,330      38.7
Purchasing Managers                                          7,100   $51,224      53.0       6,295   $52,299      53.9
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers           7,335   $38,916      23.3       6,010   $41,625      24.2
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                 4,490   $28,945      15.5       3,245   $31,879      16.4
Farmers and Ranchers                                        13,865   $16,090      10.5       9,420   $20,956      10.2
Construction Managers                                       20,035   $46,726      24.2      15,460   $51,646      26.3
Education Administrators                                    23,430   $48,607      76.6      14,500   $53,916      79.3
Engineering Managers                                         9,690   $85,818      78.8       8,765   $87,005      79.0
Food Service Managers                                       25,175   $24,720      16.6      17,640   $28,465      17.6
Funeral Directors                                            1,760   $45,116      49.3       1,350   $50,702      50.3
Gaming Managers                                              1,125   $34,000      30.6         785   $37,841      36.1
Lodging Managers                                             4,300   $25,129      27.8       2,860   $29,665      28.8
Medical and Health Services Managers                        13,540   $45,017      54.9      10,900   $48,760      57.9
Natural Sciences Managers                                      540   $62,500      88.7         460   $74,500      86.7
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                         1,205   $46,661      17.2         980   $49,803      19.1
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                  11,950   $30,808      29.5       8,500   $35,655      28.4
Social and Community Service Managers                        8,020   $31,472      59.5       5,690   $37,699      62.0
Managers, All Other                                         66,310   $50,839      47.6      54,265   $55,148      48.5

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 785   $27,470      46.6         495   $32,889      54.9
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    280   $33,125      12.5         210   $41,818      16.5
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            8,950   $26,243      24.6       5,725   $34,329      28.1
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                             13,160   $39,464      41.4      10,825   $41,435      41.9
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              8,820   $35,936      37.6       7,165   $37,369      37.9
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      2,675   $42,621      50.7       2,030   $47,855      54.5
Cost Estimators                                              4,540   $46,264      27.6       3,635   $50,581      29.5

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.)

          MICHIGAN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               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                                               33,355   $37,036      47.2      24,935   $41,430      47.6
Logisticians                                                 1,855   $43,140      44.7       1,435   $47,694      42.0
Management Analysts                                         16,050   $45,681      70.7      10,545   $54,468      72.0
Meeting and Convention Planners                                800   $29,915      40.6         495   $35,838      41.4
Other Business Operations Specialists                        7,235   $33,652      34.4       5,380   $38,079      34.1
Accountants and Auditors                                    58,540   $37,354      68.4      43,540   $41,869      71.2
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      4,085   $34,033      38.4       2,855   $40,340      39.5
Budget Analysts                                              1,180   $42,174      58.6         955   $46,023      61.0
Credit Analysts                                                995   $30,165      55.2         745   $32,439      55.7
Financial Analysts                                           1,305   $44,353      63.1         915   $52,295      64.8
Personal Financial Advisors                                  7,335   $50,875      70.4       5,570   $56,036      71.3
Insurance Underwriters                                       1,845   $36,039      41.3       1,515   $37,394      42.1
Financial Examiners                                            295   $41,250      56.5         240   $46,250      66.7
Loan Counselors and Officers                                11,030   $35,654      41.3       8,540   $38,704      43.2
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                1,560   $37,886      44.8       1,105   $45,033      51.1
Tax Preparers                                                4,675   $11,309      38.6       1,250   $37,802      48.6
Financial Specialists, All Other                               850   $35,444      48.9         675   $39,013      47.6

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                      24,725   $50,982      60.3      19,360   $54,437      60.8
Computer Programmers                                        20,385   $49,160      58.3      15,925   $51,778      58.4
Computer Software Engineers                                 16,855   $56,539      72.8      13,750   $59,783      72.0
Computer Support Specialists                                11,920   $35,946      39.1       9,040   $40,236      39.1
Database Administrators                                      2,310   $49,457      59.6       1,890   $53,152      59.0
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  6,870   $45,134      41.6       5,770   $47,231      42.4
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts              8,515   $42,192      45.5       6,505   $48,912      46.2
Actuaries                                                      425   $51,653      92.7         380   $54,000      93.7
Mathematicians                                                  40   $58,594     100.0          35   $59,688     100.0
Operations Research Analysts                                 4,085   $48,223      61.1       3,200   $50,606      62.1
Statisticians                                                  685   $42,305      77.6         445   $52,679      76.6
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  80   $51,964      90.1          55   $71,111      88.9

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     5,050   $45,177      78.2       3,765   $51,408      81.4
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists              1,025   $37,522      78.0         805   $40,000      77.6
Aerospace Engineers                                          1,330   $55,932      74.7       1,140   $59,500      73.6
Agricultural Engineers                                          35   $30,682      36.1          25   $31,563      23.1
Biomedical Engineers                                           245   $47,250      64.1         195   $55,588      64.8
Chemical Engineers                                           2,960   $65,000      82.3       2,495   $68,750      84.0
Civil Engineers                                              8,265   $52,309      73.3       6,685   $57,258      74.6
Computer Hardware Engineers                                  2,715   $46,171      44.1       1,950   $51,880      45.7
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                          9,380   $61,182      68.0       8,055   $64,082      69.1
Environmental Engineers                                      1,325   $52,639      90.1       1,040   $58,150      90.8
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety           14,110   $52,352      61.3      11,625   $55,338      60.9
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                           75   $60,938      31.6          45   $53,125      34.8

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.)

          MICHIGAN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                          3,260   $57,683      54.6       2,725   $60,884      56.3
Mechanical Engineers                                        54,780   $65,323      75.1      46,025   $67,985      76.0
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                              85   $55,357      70.9          80   $56,071      74.4
Nuclear Engineers                                              135   $69,063      76.5         110   $76,094      73.0
Petroleum Engineers                                             95   $44,625      54.6          65   $60,104      81.0
Engineers, All Others                                       11,325   $56,160      66.4       9,000   $60,786      65.8
Drafters                                                    12,195   $40,643      15.2       9,680   $44,751      14.5
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                    15,035   $40,364      15.0      11,995   $42,431      14.2
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                            1,860   $28,833       5.9       1,330   $33,664       5.2

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               825   $35,109      72.3         575   $41,777      75.7
Biological Scientists                                        1,990   $36,206      93.2       1,420   $42,201      94.1
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          845   $44,408      81.3         705   $46,716      80.2
Medical Scientists                                           2,300   $42,213      99.7       1,760   $50,773      99.5
Astronomers and Physicists                                     340   $47,955      91.1         250   $56,146      90.8
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                               115   $54,271      80.3         115   $54,375      80.2
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            4,130   $49,306      88.7       3,415   $51,907      88.9
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                   1,640   $40,992      88.5       1,265   $45,693      87.3
Physical Scientists, All Other                               4,610   $37,364      97.2       3,200   $49,449      97.2
Economists                                                     425   $51,763      99.1         305   $56,250     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                    3,155   $42,414      69.4       2,240   $50,062      70.7
Psychologists                                                6,215   $41,463      99.1       3,150   $51,134      99.6
Sociologists                                                    60   $25,938     100.0          30   $41,250     100.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                    520   $44,356      92.5         395   $47,202      94.4
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            500   $29,028      86.8         250   $45,000      94.4
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      680   $33,472      28.9         505   $34,833      32.3
Biological Technicians                                         430   $24,531      33.9         240   $32,885      41.3
Chemical Technicians                                         4,585   $39,112      27.6       3,520   $41,231      27.9
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           265   $40,717      30.3         235   $41,324      32.5
Nuclear Technicians                                             55   $41,875       0.0          40   $40,625       0.0
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         4,265   $20,589      38.1       2,160   $33,502      37.4

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                  15,855   $30,128      72.7       8,150   $33,482      71.2
Social Workers                                              27,305   $31,808      76.8      18,735   $35,448      76.6
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               8,155   $30,906      53.2       5,510   $37,481      60.3
Clergy                                                      13,420   $28,007      76.9      10,230   $31,289      78.6
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                1,940   $21,054      61.7         970   $30,020      68.9
Religious Workers, All Other                                 2,825   $16,266      50.9       1,275   $29,797      56.0

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                     23,340   $69,605      99.8      19,035   $76,054      99.8
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers              1,710   $86,683      87.4       1,440  $101,146      90.3
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              6,195   $29,151      40.2       4,135   $34,027      35.4
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          6,840   $26,826      34.1       4,315   $31,419      27.5

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.)

          MICHIGAN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               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                                      39,425   $35,185      90.6      23,880   $50,676      92.6
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                          9,880   $14,497      45.5       5,215   $19,894      44.5
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                      114,485   $38,688      94.7      81,065   $45,662      97.0
Secondary School Teachers                                   24,990   $40,178      94.7      18,680   $44,974      96.8
Special Education Teachers                                   6,940   $39,793      85.4       5,040   $45,561      90.2
Other Teachers and Instructors                              15,945   $12,619      47.5       4,875   $34,665      46.6
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   910   $26,520      77.0         550   $34,018      81.6
Librarians                                                   6,005   $28,184      79.4       2,695   $39,343      89.3
Library Technicians                                          1,340    $8,829      14.3         285   $19,922      19.8
Teacher Assistants                                          32,630   $10,623      13.0       4,700   $18,478      12.0
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers               2,015   $38,884      76.6       1,025   $46,280      78.5

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  6,340   $21,745      42.2       3,435   $36,662      45.8
Designers                                                   34,010   $35,199      33.0      22,875   $44,883      32.8
Actors                                                         290   $11,108      43.0          65   $14,107      62.1
Producers and Directors                                      2,885   $34,418      55.7       2,050   $40,685      59.4
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               5,080   $16,509      51.4       1,640   $37,669      63.4
Dancers and Choreographers                                     725   $13,438      11.2         135   $19,398      22.6
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       5,015   $11,892      48.7       1,375   $31,439      51.2
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           860   $12,862      21.6         250   $16,029      11.5
Announcers                                                   1,680   $21,202      34.6         840   $25,573      39.4
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                 2,900   $30,345      72.2       1,865   $40,543      75.6
Public Relations Specialists                                 4,045   $35,118      65.0       2,540   $45,602      72.3
Editors                                                      3,890   $30,950      75.6       2,770   $36,164      77.8
Technical Writers                                            2,315   $41,063      57.9       1,730   $43,953      55.0
Writers and Authors                                          4,150   $26,613      75.3       2,225   $42,326      77.1
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                1,330   $17,813      38.1         515   $31,929      46.0
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                            2,445   $33,894      31.5       1,620   $39,614      32.8
Photographers                                                3,605   $22,267      30.5       1,940   $34,375      32.7
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                        710   $19,104      44.9         350   $36,071      44.9
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                1,395   $52,083      96.1         815   $58,750      95.7
Dentists                                                     5,870  $100,137      99.7       2,790  $104,129      99.6
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                 2,505   $26,899      72.7       1,345   $34,896      74.2
Optometrists                                                 1,275   $81,635     100.0         855   $90,286     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  7,330   $61,379      94.0       4,825   $69,702      97.6
Physicians and Surgeons                                     25,335  $104,336      99.5      18,425  $119,613      99.6
Physician Assistants                                         2,190   $37,071      62.7       1,430   $47,438      59.1

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.)

          MICHIGAN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                    430   $77,454      98.4         275   $92,321     100.0
Registered Nurses                                           85,055   $37,606      47.9      47,105   $44,893      47.8
Audiologists                                                   495   $44,500      98.2         350   $47,056     100.0
Occupational Therapists                                      3,380   $35,403      91.6       1,505   $41,300      92.7
Physical Therapists                                          5,165   $43,652      89.9       2,995   $50,993      90.9
Radiation Therapists                                           425   $39,762      49.5         270   $41,673      45.4
Recreational Therapists                                        720   $28,032      74.7         475   $32,404      72.9
Respiratory Therapists                                       3,630   $32,441      23.1       2,220   $37,068      25.3
Speech-Language Pathologists                                 3,225   $42,742      98.9       1,180   $45,187      98.0
Therapists, All Others                                       2,340   $30,398      83.0       1,385   $35,484      82.0
Veterinarians                                                2,050   $50,180      99.9       1,435   $61,049      99.8
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                     80   $17,500      51.2          30   $50,750      61.3
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                  10,630   $30,403      56.6       6,455   $36,603      55.1
Dental Hygienists                                            6,550   $29,229      30.1       1,695   $39,435      32.6
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             9,530   $31,825      17.7       5,855   $36,978      19.8
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 4,000   $29,803      11.7       2,995   $31,735      10.9
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                               11,680   $18,971      10.9       6,175   $23,328       9.5
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses           19,255   $24,507       6.7      10,175   $30,131       6.2
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians           3,605   $20,396      11.7       2,180   $22,927      11.7
Opticians, Dispensing                                        2,320   $22,172       9.0       1,515   $26,052      10.0
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians           2,945   $25,829      22.6       1,880   $29,270      23.3
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                2,640   $35,221      63.9       1,940   $39,241      63.9

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 66,700   $15,809       5.1      30,635   $20,741       5.4
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                    350   $21,622       1.4         145   $25,938       0.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                      2,225   $22,317      19.8       1,205   $28,468      15.8
Massage Therapists                                           1,630   $12,475      24.2         470   $18,299      23.9
Dental Assistants                                            9,005   $17,489       5.1       3,480   $21,987       3.6
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                26,870   $17,572       9.7      13,370   $22,302       8.4

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                   1,905   $46,926      35.3       1,755   $47,381      35.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 3,250   $55,457      43.8       2,905   $55,710      44.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                         1,365   $52,397      16.6       1,110   $55,013      15.5
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other           3,205   $33,750      26.3       2,470   $38,424      28.2
Fire Fighters                                                6,320   $48,214      10.9       5,490   $49,234      11.1
Fire Inspectors                                                685   $47,955      19.4         590   $50,714      19.3
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                  13,155   $39,621      16.3      11,340   $40,387      16.7
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                        2,860   $51,163      58.8       2,480   $51,511      57.7
Fish and Game Wardens                                           25   $36,250      66.7          15   $49,375      60.0

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.)

          MICHIGAN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                    130   $26,042      16.3          60   $28,500      24.1
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                          18,700   $42,974      31.0      16,085   $44,820      31.8
Transit and Railroad Police                                     20   $41,429      30.0          15   $42,500      21.4
Animal Control Workers                                         260   $28,512       8.5         195   $30,282      11.2
Private Detectives and Investigators                         1,725   $32,262      37.6       1,305   $36,303      37.5
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers            24,680   $18,237       9.2      13,530   $25,267      10.1
Crossing Guards                                              1,610    $4,360       5.4         110   $26,167       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers              1,210    $7,008      21.7         265   $23,929      37.9

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         7,450   $21,261       9.7       4,810   $25,997      11.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                       18,745   $17,446       9.3      10,960   $22,242       9.1
Cooks                                                       48,520   $11,472       3.2      18,680   $17,517       3.2
Food Preparation Workers                                    13,240    $9,039       3.8       3,855   $16,839       2.6
Bartenders                                                  13,740   $11,087       6.2       4,720   $15,849       4.7
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        9,355    $9,367       3.4       3,130   $15,599       3.1
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                2,765    $7,248       4.4         505   $14,543       5.0
Waiters and Waitresses                                      51,735   $10,012       6.7      13,785   $15,986       5.9
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  4,400   $11,899       3.5       1,645   $20,558       4.1
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                    4,770    $7,131       4.2       1,140   $17,395       2.8
Dishwashers                                                  6,910    $7,661       2.0       1,895   $14,811       2.2
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                       3,735    $7,181       8.3         755   $16,833       7.3
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                    125   $15,357       0.0          65   $20,833       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         6,870   $22,323       7.1       4,490   $27,527       8.4
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                        5,000   $27,580      16.5       2,790   $35,551      20.8
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              79,000   $17,559       3.5      42,085   $26,328       3.2
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                             33,335   $10,369       1.9      11,270   $17,372       1.3
Pest Control Workers                                           940   $25,145      15.4         565   $27,983      18.5
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                 26,935   $14,883       6.2      10,270   $25,939       6.0

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers            2,230   $28,268      18.6       1,515   $30,679      20.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    4,040   $22,983      18.3       2,775   $27,409      17.8
Animal Trainers                                              1,020   $15,923      17.7         595   $21,571      16.3
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    3,305   $12,115      10.9       1,480   $20,302      11.4

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.)

          MICHIGAN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                               2,715   $21,178       7.8       1,565   $25,388       8.1
Motion Picture Projectionists                                  320   $11,280       1.6         145   $16,652       3.4
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     870    $6,285       4.4         160   $19,702       2.5
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                    2,910    $7,461      16.2         585   $20,263      11.4
Funeral Service Workers                                        505   $14,940      26.0         190   $29,583      26.8
Barbers                                                      3,280   $19,341       5.1       1,780   $25,154       3.8
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists              25,125   $13,877       5.1      10,215   $20,027       4.7
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                    4,250   $11,871       8.1       1,670   $18,094       8.4
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                    1,360   $20,945       6.3         805   $29,190       5.0
Tour and Travel Guides                                         705    $8,333      29.0         120   $21,389      18.6
Transportation Attendants                                    3,745   $21,293      23.1       1,350   $27,194      24.6
Child Care Workers                                          54,450    $8,113       9.0      19,235   $14,436       9.5
Personal and Home Care Aides                                13,785   $11,184       5.2       5,675   $17,270       5.2
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               7,360   $14,673      34.4       3,085   $25,195      38.4
Residential Advisors                                         1,325   $12,134      24.8         520   $21,514      21.9
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                 1,040   $13,714       8.3         445   $21,797       7.9

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                  101,380   $27,736      18.4      78,050   $31,346      18.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   29,140   $38,936      28.2      23,785   $41,895      28.9
Cashiers                                                    80,500   $10,284       5.3      26,975   $17,392       6.2
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    4,865   $11,483       9.0       1,885   $21,287      11.3
Parts Salespersons                                           4,405   $25,525       7.0       3,430   $28,404       7.0
Retail Salespersons                                        110,475   $15,951      16.7      52,345   $28,947      18.9
Advertising Sales Agents                                     7,400   $34,109      43.7       5,050   $41,254      45.8
Insurance Sales Agents                                      16,015   $36,294      38.4      11,925   $42,000      41.3
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                               7,405   $38,963      50.4       5,660   $45,027      51.0
Travel Agents                                                4,680   $21,304      17.6       2,680   $26,681      18.3
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                  17,765   $39,617      39.6      12,820   $46,329      42.4
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          53,150   $42,920      39.7      42,455   $48,585      41.5
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                 2,495    $5,995      15.5         420   $33,553      36.6
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                        22,080   $29,393      30.9      12,945   $40,626      34.2
Sales Engineers                                              2,680   $64,047      55.4       2,280   $67,270      57.3
Telemarketers                                                4,000   $10,234       6.8       1,105   $22,677       7.9
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        7,020   $10,567      13.4       2,105   $26,605      17.1
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         7,030   $28,309      39.7       4,170   $40,915      46.8

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              57,240   $31,152      23.1      43,950   $34,838      23.3
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service           2,220   $19,621       5.0       1,215   $22,705       4.1

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.)

          MICHIGAN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                          2,255   $25,524       5.4       1,370   $30,023       3.5
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   305   $25,417       8.9         210   $31,453       9.1
Bill and Account Collectors                                  5,255   $24,722      14.2       3,470   $27,977      13.7
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators            18,695   $21,731       9.7      11,830   $25,197       8.7
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                56,315   $21,926      11.9      33,535   $26,889      10.7
Gaming Cage Workers                                            215   $18,603      15.2         105   $23,324      11.4
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                               7,820   $25,518      11.9       5,340   $29,441      12.6
Procurement Clerks                                           1,410   $27,964      17.4       1,115   $30,049      16.5
Tellers                                                     14,535   $15,345       6.0       6,990   $20,022       6.0
Brokerage Clerks                                               250   $27,460      27.7         170   $31,397      21.9
Correspondence Clerks                                          155   $21,892      25.3          95   $26,771      28.4
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                         2,965   $27,320      16.5       2,125   $29,939      16.3
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                      1,570   $23,174      17.6       1,205   $24,151      19.4
Customer Service Representatives                            61,120   $23,331      19.7      39,395   $28,133      21.5
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                2,225   $36,806      41.9       1,750   $37,664      41.6
File Clerks                                                  8,870   $16,268      12.3       4,230   $24,334      12.7
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                         3,035   $12,208       7.8       1,140   $17,253       7.1
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     5,345   $14,007      19.7       1,985   $23,069      12.6
Library Assistants, Clerical                                 4,505   $11,904      28.6       1,305   $24,750      33.8
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                 4,565   $25,795      14.8       3,370   $27,864      14.6
New Account Clerks                                             325   $24,112      14.7         235   $28,229      15.9
Order Clerks                                                 6,055   $22,293       8.5       3,845   $26,427       9.0
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                1,365   $27,371      22.8         915   $32,287      22.1
Receptionists and Information Clerks                        39,465   $15,096       9.2      16,950   $21,304       7.7
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              3,445   $25,187      19.7       2,045   $31,609      18.8
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                     2,465   $18,995      17.3       1,115   $26,451      18.8
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       460   $27,621      13.1         335   $31,780      17.2
Couriers and Messengers                                      5,640   $18,681      10.6       2,750   $27,243       9.6
Dispatchers                                                  8,555   $29,924       8.5       6,525   $32,052       9.4
Meter Readers, Utilities                                     1,380   $26,391       3.6       1,005   $30,615       4.3
Postal Service Clerks                                        5,690   $38,241      10.7       4,430   $39,852       9.9
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                14,785   $37,961       8.4      11,400   $39,542       8.9
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               5,285   $35,983       9.0       3,830   $37,792      11.0
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                 14,520   $35,115      27.1      11,310   $39,474      27.0
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                     25,855   $25,031       5.3      18,830   $27,287       4.7
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              45,865   $16,983       6.1      24,380   $25,174       6.6
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                              3,240   $29,337       7.5       2,185   $33,940       8.7
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                  141,870   $22,530      11.8      84,230   $27,318      11.0
Computer Operators                                           8,455   $27,657      16.4       5,915   $32,058      16.7
Data Entry Keyers                                           19,120   $18,803      10.8      10,075   $24,803       9.1
Word Processors and Typists                                  7,405   $20,831       9.0       4,195   $25,846       6.3
Desktop Publishers                                             485   $27,794      26.7         310   $35,282      29.4
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                6,985   $25,327      15.8       4,900   $27,695      18.2

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.)

          MICHIGAN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               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                                             4,570   $17,207       7.0       2,415   $24,044       4.7
Office Clerks, General                                      50,480   $19,499      11.7      26,180   $25,985       9.8
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                    1,715   $18,995      10.4         945   $23,500       9.3
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                  735   $16,326      34.4         350   $24,592      44.9
Statistical Assistants                                       1,145   $27,485      19.9         755   $32,354      15.9
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other        18,155   $25,603      25.9      12,095   $30,233      25.2

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                       1,070   $27,425      14.7         625   $33,250      18.9
Agricultural Inspectors                                        220   $43,750      51.8         185   $47,792      56.8
Animal Breeders                                                 95   $19,792       5.2          75   $21,106       6.8
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     695    $7,269       8.9         150   $23,281       9.9
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                          14,010   $11,208       5.9       5,565   $20,525       7.5
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                            385   $20,025       6.5         115   $27,500       7.8
Hunters and Trappers                                            35   $17,031       9.1          15   $39,063       0.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                                650   $11,595       8.3         225   $24,500       6.2
Logging Workers                                              2,850   $20,632       3.4       1,475   $25,647       3.5

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                             30,975   $41,125       8.8      22,515   $45,897       9.4
Boilermakers                                                   710   $45,918       3.8         395   $46,641       4.8
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                    8,165   $30,812       2.3       3,840   $36,698       1.9
Carpenters                                                  51,160   $27,238       5.2      30,230   $32,074       4.9
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers              7,920   $27,456       2.7       4,640   $31,766       3.2
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                    3,590   $26,963       1.6       1,045   $33,973       1.3
Contruction Laborers                                        35,395   $24,819       3.7      17,535   $30,327       3.7
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators             725   $31,229       0.8         130   $35,500       3.1
Pile-Driver Operators                                           50   $41,528       0.0          15   $68,250       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                 11,635   $36,298       1.9       6,410   $39,167       2.7
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                     6,805   $24,973       1.4       3,720   $29,183       1.4
Electricians                                                26,105   $41,038       5.5      19,740   $44,676       5.3
Glaziers                                                     1,550   $30,437       1.5       1,175   $33,341       1.2
Insulation Workers                                           1,455   $28,161       1.2         880   $31,710       1.5
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                      16,735   $22,470       5.8       8,790   $30,662       6.0
Paperhangers                                                   540   $15,750       6.3         170   $36,719       8.8
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters         22,760   $42,033       3.8      17,095   $46,380       3.8
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                   785   $32,057       5.1         455   $39,095       5.3
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                       190   $37,083       0.0          80   $42,500       0.0
Roofers                                                      8,260   $22,405       2.6       3,675   $30,538       2.7
Sheet Metal Workers                                          7,110   $40,647       3.5       5,425   $44,319       3.2
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                            2,905   $35,610       1.0       1,645   $39,543       0.7
Helpers, Construction Trades                                 1,110   $21,250       0.9         415   $30,608       0.0
Construction and Building Inspectors                         2,650   $35,617      16.3       1,860   $41,123      17.4
Elevator Installers and Repairers                              735   $52,938       4.5         620   $55,513       5.3

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.)

          MICHIGAN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 585   $21,446       3.9         310   $30,800       4.2
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            520   $27,669       5.0         250   $38,333       6.0
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  2,275   $31,323       2.9       1,610   $33,433       2.0
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    275   $39,444       0.0         155   $42,109       0.0
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                   300   $25,946       2.3         230   $30,333       3.1
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers               1,145   $24,864       1.1         645   $30,487       0.0
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                         140   $20,329       0.0          70   $20,000       0.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                            1,265   $30,790       2.4         805   $32,083       2.5
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                      95   $28,125       0.0          70   $30,000       0.0
Mining Machine Operators                                       520   $35,821       6.7         345   $37,981       4.3
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                        10   $35,208       0.0          10   $35,208       0.0
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                    10   $22,083       0.0           4   $32,500       0.0
Other Extraction Workers                                       310   $26,563       4.5         185   $35,054       2.7

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                  12,950   $45,139      11.3      10,940   $46,926      11.6
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  8,500   $32,098      13.0       6,220   $36,227      13.2
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              6,520   $41,337       5.9       5,210   $43,922       5.3
Avionics Technicians                                           335   $36,813       2.4         255   $40,625       3.1
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers             935   $33,265       8.9         745   $36,082       9.5
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                    165   $32,227       0.0         130   $32,383       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      630   $50,938      13.5         555   $52,928      15.3
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                   6,540   $68,856      10.2       5,585   $71,742      11.1
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              1,340   $26,214       8.3         910   $31,087       8.0
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                   1,335   $30,419       8.9         985   $32,846       7.3
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                   3,305   $39,273       9.1       2,825   $41,002       8.3
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        8,615   $34,094       1.2       6,735   $37,636       1.1
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      775   $31,488       0.0         630   $31,625       0.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                40,725   $32,444       3.4      31,325   $36,681       3.4
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                               11,445   $35,235       2.1       9,285   $37,238       2.2
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  6,035   $36,367       2.1       4,690   $38,579       1.9
Small Engine Mechanics                                       1,830   $23,934       2.2       1,090   $27,157       3.4
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                  1,945   $20,061       2.7       1,125   $25,720       2.1

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.)

          MICHIGAN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                     920   $42,098       5.8         805   $42,336       4.7
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                   9,990   $34,185       3.7       7,870   $37,193       3.5
Home Appliance Repairers                                     1,565   $30,564       6.2       1,170   $34,750       5.6
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics               26,210   $42,564       3.6      21,815   $45,936       3.5
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                     14,910   $31,355       4.9      11,135   $35,798       4.2
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                               1,320   $42,375       3.3         970   $50,275       2.9
Millwrights                                                  8,675   $61,504       4.6       7,160   $65,907       4.6
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers               3,835   $52,126       3.9       3,265   $55,330       3.5
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers             5,735   $35,699       4.8       4,455   $40,176       4.9
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                 2,605   $40,218      13.0       1,985   $43,795       8.5
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                  2,040   $25,119       5.1       1,440   $30,358       4.4
Commercial Divers                                               65   $18,203      11.9          25   $42,596       0.0
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  780   $30,580       8.2         635   $34,500       5.8
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers               715   $22,016       0.3         490   $29,107       0.0
Riggers                                                        240   $37,212       2.9         190   $38,750       3.7
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                              165   $39,018       3.0         140   $40,972       3.6
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         435   $19,704       5.5         210   $30,781       0.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          9,185   $31,868       4.6       6,495   $36,438       4.2

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         68,660   $43,975      15.8      58,460   $46,272      16.2
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                   115   $27,448       0.0         100   $26,823       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 5,405   $23,426       2.6       3,655   $26,394       2.7
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                         5,050   $44,479       2.5       3,945   $47,560       2.4
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                     1,185   $40,688       2.6         905   $41,911       2.4
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                   119,800   $29,961       3.2      82,960   $36,166       3.2
Bakers                                                       5,980   $15,998       7.1       3,150   $21,002       6.1
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    6,220   $24,770       2.8       4,180   $28,308       3.0
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                        255   $27,286       2.7         190   $31,615       3.7
Food Batchmakers                                             2,335   $17,406       3.4       1,260   $26,026       2.7
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                     245   $18,103       4.5         120   $27,143       1.7
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                   5,075   $35,100       2.8       4,065   $37,120       2.3
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                             1,195   $28,213       1.2         920   $29,595       1.5
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                          3,220   $34,509       0.7       2,570   $37,292       0.7
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                          1,065   $25,271       3.8         765   $28,432       4.1
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                  19,030   $24,080       1.7      12,655   $27,899       1.7

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.)

          MICHIGAN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               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                             1,320   $31,657       1.4         900   $45,640       0.9
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                              10,360   $40,225       1.1       8,085   $42,839       1.2
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                             2,525   $32,083       2.4       2,050   $35,337       2.6
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   285   $36,000       0.0         205   $45,357       0.0
Machinists                                                  29,270   $36,682       2.4      23,985   $39,112       2.5
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                 2,440   $34,007       2.0       1,915   $36,578       1.4
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic            3,645   $55,952       7.2       2,965   $59,821       8.0
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                10,010   $28,889       2.4       7,400   $32,058       2.5
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            485   $33,188       1.7         385   $37,589       2.1
Tool and Die Makers                                         23,810   $51,394       3.4      20,220   $52,691       3.4
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                     30,510   $30,905       1.9      22,405   $34,431       1.8
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                             1,195   $32,019       1.0         870   $36,778       1.4
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                             290   $38,750       3.4         200   $42,386       5.0
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   960   $25,060       2.3         685   $27,413       2.9
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                         1,010   $37,175       2.3         820   $38,810       2.1
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                51,250   $27,782       2.5      36,955   $31,796       2.2
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                              1,635   $19,928       4.2       1,050   $24,699       3.3
Job Printers                                                 2,540   $29,534       6.9       1,895   $32,400       6.2
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             2,650   $25,653       9.0       1,910   $28,861       7.6
Printing Machine Operators                                   6,235   $30,734       4.8       4,780   $33,321       4.2
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             7,555   $15,447       3.8       3,905   $20,094       4.1
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials            3,990   $16,183       2.2       1,990   $23,147       3.0
Sewing Machine Operators                                     6,530   $16,637       4.6       3,485   $22,125       3.5
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         410   $15,990       3.2         225   $21,008       2.6
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                             295   $19,632       0.0         200   $22,083       0.0
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                             3,155   $11,730       9.4       1,345   $20,133       9.6
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                      100   $28,125      13.9          70   $36,071       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      220   $12,917       4.1         100   $21,250       8.8
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                        90    $6,250      11.2          25   $38,333      23.1
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                               40   $24,167       0.0          30   $27,500       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           15   $40,179       0.0           4   $12,500       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                15   $29,167      68.8          15   $29,167      68.8
Upholsterers                                                 1,735   $22,857       4.2       1,150   $26,958       3.6
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           415   $18,150      10.4         195   $21,875       2.6

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

          MICHIGAN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                           1,925   $26,868       4.8       1,375   $29,950       4.4
Furniture Finishers                                            870   $25,159       5.9         565   $28,125       6.9
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                           415   $61,111      10.4         330   $62,120      10.4
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood         2,230   $20,732       2.1       1,495   $23,477       2.2
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                              1,415   $21,259       3.2         845   $24,272       3.7
Woodworkers, All Other                                       1,245   $17,966      11.4         690   $24,727      10.4
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers         1,825   $53,662      11.8       1,610   $55,300      12.0
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                    4,560   $47,025       8.8       3,770   $50,482       8.9
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                    2,210   $37,760      10.9       1,940   $38,420      11.0
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       825   $43,529       7.9         625   $44,485       9.3
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                2,550   $43,476       7.3       2,170   $45,045       8.5
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    4,020   $29,348       3.0       2,960   $32,636       3.7
Cutting Workers                                              4,290   $23,098       2.1       2,740   $28,001       2.5
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                            2,425   $25,254       3.2       1,690   $27,101       4.0
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      900   $26,269       3.4         675   $29,453       1.8
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         50,250   $29,557       8.3      35,480   $35,174       8.5
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                1,020   $26,977      13.4         715   $31,060      10.8
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        3,275   $24,857       9.3       2,270   $28,121       9.0
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          8,015   $20,805       3.6       4,645   $25,915       3.6
Painting Workers                                            10,075   $29,554       3.3       7,375   $33,255       2.9
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                    2,295   $16,083      13.2       1,185   $23,912      15.5
Semiconductor Processors                                        40   $26,563       0.0          35   $70,357       0.0
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             725   $20,366       3.3         450   $27,440       3.3
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        945   $21,118       2.9         605   $23,400       2.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders            65   $29,063      13.8          60   $29,583      15.0
Etchers and Engravers                                          540   $19,527       8.9         345   $25,924      12.5
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                    1,225   $28,865      10.5         860   $33,924       9.9
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders         1,640   $35,720       2.7       1,180   $41,597       3.6
Tire Builders                                                  120   $27,500       0.0         105   $35,385       0.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                   1,185   $20,330       2.8         630   $31,887       1.6
Production Workers, All Other                               62,670   $25,702       3.2      41,100   $30,855       3.3

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    8,310   $35,934      12.4       6,425   $39,833      13.4
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                         3,010   $52,137      59.7       2,020   $54,276      55.9
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  780   $60,393      29.8         680   $61,124      33.2

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.)

          MICHIGAN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               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                                          120   $19,063       7.5          60   $19,653      11.9
Bus Drivers                                                 19,445   $16,894       3.2       5,820   $25,860       3.2
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                     118,215   $30,884       3.5      77,605   $36,272       3.2
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   4,580   $13,118       8.1       1,745   $22,681       5.7
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                             880   $10,143       5.1         275   $33,125       6.2
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                           1,045   $51,106       5.8         835   $54,180       5.6
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                   380   $49,500       0.0         300   $51,214       0.0
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                          1,335   $45,625       5.4         985   $50,094       6.3
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                      190   $35,096      12.6         130   $40,000      13.8
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      630   $38,444       5.6         140   $37,554       6.3
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                           650   $30,391      18.5         275   $41,008      28.9
Ship Engineers                                                 200   $33,095       7.6         115   $33,512       9.7
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                        125   $40,167       0.8          70   $46,875       0.0
Parking Lot Attendants                                       1,270   $11,835       7.6         455   $23,036       6.8
Service Station Attendants                                   3,405   $13,064       2.1       1,570   $19,152       1.9
Transportation Inspectors                                    1,520   $44,214       7.6       1,110   $50,097       8.6
Other Transportation Workers                                   355   $29,088       5.6         265   $30,516       6.8
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                 325   $46,908       2.2         260   $49,659       1.9
Crane and Tower Operators                                    3,890   $40,415       2.9       2,845   $42,410       2.4
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators            1,690   $32,005       2.5         995   $36,268       3.6
Hoist and Winch Operators                                      345   $28,068       8.1         220   $41,827       0.0
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                      26,905   $30,797       1.8      19,685   $34,116       2.1
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                         11,295   $17,089       2.1       5,845   $24,556       2.7
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      65,015   $21,874       3.2      38,625   $29,051       3.0
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                               2,155   $21,360       2.9       1,250   $29,576       4.3
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                 12,660   $14,833       2.9       5,585   $22,354       2.9
Pumping Station Operators                                      285   $43,125      18.5         250   $47,375      16.7
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                   2,600   $23,116       3.7       1,540   $31,019       4.5
Shuttle Car Operators                                           80    $6,125       0.0          20   $10,833       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                              350   $22,308       2.8         240   $32,212       1.2
Material Moving Workers, All Other                           2,255   $31,217       4.0       1,610   $37,250       4.1

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