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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: New Jersey: 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                                           2,204,130   $40,541      35.7   1,635,955   $47,028      38.5

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            41,420  $104,153      69.0      36,125  $110,567      69.6
General and Operations Managers                             24,275   $68,877      53.9      21,495   $70,907      54.0
Legislators                                                    185   $23,889      59.1          45  $110,625      87.2
Advertising and Promotions Managers                          1,705   $66,615      72.4       1,430   $70,145      72.2
Marketing and Sales Managers                                27,640   $79,818      72.1      23,845   $82,572      72.3
Public Relations Managers                                    1,050   $80,195      70.3         945   $80,840      70.8
Administrative Services Managers                             2,470   $60,534      46.1       2,215   $60,546      45.4
Computer and Information Systems Managers                   13,045   $84,100      67.2      11,655   $86,044      67.6
Financial Managers                                          23,495   $78,397      81.0      20,660   $80,688      82.1
Human Resources Managers                                     7,180   $59,146      55.9       5,850   $64,738      58.6
Industrial Production Managers                               8,535   $60,991      41.9       7,620   $61,881      40.6
Purchasing Managers                                          4,240   $62,196      62.9       3,655   $66,419      64.6
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers           8,860   $45,705      25.3       7,535   $47,469      25.1
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                   985   $32,325      25.6         730   $36,914      27.8
Farmers and Ranchers                                         1,615   $22,096      19.6       1,095   $29,655      23.2
Construction Managers                                       16,970   $52,457      29.8      13,485   $60,469      31.2
Education Administrators                                     9,540   $75,272      89.0       7,360   $77,216      88.5
Engineering Managers                                         5,115   $85,695      79.4       4,710   $86,810      79.9
Food Service Managers                                       12,765   $36,631      27.9      10,110   $39,366      28.7
Funeral Directors                                            1,105   $53,448      37.3         930   $56,829      40.0
Gaming Managers                                                830   $41,667      24.4         475   $55,551      33.6
Lodging Managers                                             1,940   $39,153      43.4       1,535   $42,008      44.3
Medical and Health Services Managers                         4,220   $63,955      73.9       3,545   $67,894      76.0
Natural Sciences Managers                                      710  $107,500      94.1         630  $101,136      93.3
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           570   $62,449      29.7         550   $62,708      30.2
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   6,360   $52,336      40.2       5,195   $60,590      41.4
Social and Community Service Managers                        2,280   $51,224      68.5       1,885   $58,295      68.1
Managers, All Other                                         49,500   $67,813      57.8      42,115   $71,662      59.1

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 765   $46,506      55.7         545   $55,938      56.1
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    105   $62,750      42.1          95   $65,250      41.7
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            3,665   $42,094      44.6       2,990   $48,006      44.8
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                              3,535   $46,656      53.1       2,940   $49,850      52.6
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              4,040   $47,310      61.4       3,305   $50,216      61.9
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      2,300   $50,948      53.2       1,870   $54,346      55.7
Cost Estimators                                              2,370   $53,997      31.8       1,915   $57,282      34.7



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.)

          NEW JERSEY; 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                                               10,695   $50,094      58.6       8,430   $53,319      59.8
Logisticians                                                 1,305   $57,292      49.9       1,145   $60,453      53.4
Management Analysts                                         16,160   $72,557      82.1      11,665   $80,698      83.8
Meeting and Convention Planners                                310   $35,852      27.0         230   $37,857      22.4
Other Business Operations Specialists                        4,150   $45,552      50.3       3,240   $51,119      51.4
Accountants and Auditors                                    39,365   $56,698      90.1      32,920   $61,568      91.1
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      1,790   $50,009      55.3       1,445   $51,663      57.6
Budget Analysts                                                495   $57,656      83.4         430   $60,580      84.9
Credit Analysts                                                895   $45,130      82.3         735   $48,167      80.8
Financial Analysts                                           2,705   $76,864      91.2       2,245   $80,438      90.5
Personal Financial Advisors                                  9,235   $75,509      84.8       7,375   $80,342      85.4
Insurance Underwriters                                       1,845   $65,030      79.1       1,625   $69,931      79.6
Financial Examiners                                            415   $75,096      94.5         370   $72,100      93.8
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 4,370   $51,237      62.1       3,790   $56,653      64.4
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                1,115   $57,422      77.4       1,020   $57,846      78.3
Tax Preparers                                                1,470   $27,656      72.7         620   $73,375      77.6
Financial Specialists, All Other                               960   $61,769      67.7         775   $64,875      69.8

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                      24,545   $62,350      64.9      19,400   $66,756      66.5
Computer Programmers                                        25,725   $62,240      71.7      20,350   $66,522      73.1
Computer Software Engineers                                 26,010   $71,383      82.9      21,590   $74,828      82.3
Computer Support Specialists                                 9,645   $45,363      41.2       7,430   $50,841      42.9
Database Administrators                                      2,405   $73,177      77.2       1,910   $76,154      76.4
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  6,265   $53,744      47.8       5,100   $57,090      48.7
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts             10,550   $57,966      55.4       8,225   $62,209      55.9
Actuaries                                                    1,290   $82,100      95.5       1,140   $86,000      97.5
Mathematicians                                                 225   $72,000      90.7         170   $83,558     100.0
Operations Research Analysts                                 2,145   $58,568      71.0       1,645   $64,489      70.4
Statisticians                                                  620   $77,216      96.1         530   $80,132      98.7
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                 140   $60,500      95.1         130   $60,250      94.6

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     5,300   $52,158      81.4       4,155   $59,905      86.1
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                560   $55,147      86.4         430   $61,179      90.5
Aerospace Engineers                                          1,345   $66,821      77.1       1,150   $68,616      77.6
Agricultural Engineers                                           4   $38,750     100.0           4   $38,750     100.0
Biomedical Engineers                                           370   $61,159      79.6         320   $63,929      83.1
Chemical Engineers                                           3,230   $70,457      84.6       2,695   $75,673      83.8
Civil Engineers                                              9,045   $64,895      86.1       7,745   $67,683      87.4
Computer Hardware Engineers                                  2,365   $63,888      69.4       1,930   $66,266      68.2
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                         10,670   $70,628      77.9       9,305   $72,292      78.3
Environmental Engineers                                      1,110   $61,938      88.7       1,020   $62,969      89.7
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            3,955   $56,986      69.1       3,420   $58,584      67.6
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                          325   $68,182      83.6         250   $71,012      85.5



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.)

          NEW JERSEY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            625   $56,678      69.3         540   $60,900      74.7
Mechanical Engineers                                         5,655   $58,254      67.0       4,700   $61,118      69.2
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                              20   $27,125      19.0          20   $26,875      10.5
Nuclear Engineers                                              145   $76,477      67.1         110   $78,000      78.6
Petroleum Engineers                                             90   $86,923     100.0          80   $87,019     100.0
Engineers, All Others                                        9,240   $66,378      80.1       7,830   $69,899      80.5
Drafters                                                     4,310   $41,469      20.1       3,330   $45,278      19.1
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     9,440   $43,618      17.8       7,665   $47,100      16.9
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                            1,985   $40,653       3.7       1,605   $43,363       3.8

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               450   $44,531      69.0         365   $46,328      72.1
Biological Scientists                                        1,215   $49,514      91.4         940   $56,466      91.9
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          120   $48,750      88.5         100   $49,531      85.7
Medical Scientists                                           2,460   $66,071     100.0       2,010   $67,500     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                     475   $65,542      95.3         385   $68,654      98.4
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                               125   $52,813      67.7          85   $58,125      67.4
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            5,425   $60,069      92.9       4,690   $61,276      92.6
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                   1,635   $51,503      92.5       1,355   $55,595      94.9
Physical Scientists, All Other                               4,700   $67,479      97.6       3,845   $71,591      98.0
Economists                                                     465   $86,979     100.0         410   $91,250     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                    1,880   $57,744      80.6       1,480   $62,353      82.4
Psychologists                                                2,300   $66,065      98.9       1,380   $71,194      98.5
Sociologists                                                    20   $71,250     100.0          15   $71,250     100.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                    555   $66,025      97.3         455   $70,352      98.2
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            295   $32,321      92.8         190   $40,625      96.3
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      375   $37,102      29.5         335   $40,156      33.0
Biological Technicians                                         205   $40,536      51.7         175   $46,484      47.4
Chemical Technicians                                         3,135   $42,939      31.2       2,545   $45,926      30.9
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           255   $54,815      34.8         225   $57,656      29.6
Nuclear Technicians                                            160   $65,878      20.4         145   $65,743      13.0
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         2,515   $32,298      35.3       1,570   $43,578      27.2

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   5,310   $37,227      74.2       3,180   $37,831      72.2
Social Workers                                               4,675   $40,152      75.6       3,655   $41,134      76.1
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               2,780   $39,643      61.0       2,160   $43,821      65.5
Clergy                                                       7,435   $25,781      81.0       5,735   $29,600      83.4
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                  195   $27,275      80.7         140   $30,074      86.3
Religious Workers, All Other                                   640   $23,818      69.0         420   $26,958      68.1

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                     26,905   $95,358      99.9      23,590  $100,665      99.9
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers              1,085   $90,917      89.1         910   $96,328      91.5
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              1,615   $30,895      73.3       1,035   $40,051      70.3
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          1,960   $40,850      58.8       1,410   $50,302      52.1



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.)

          NEW JERSEY; 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                                      14,745   $50,816      90.7       9,785   $64,091      92.1
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                            190   $26,875      59.3         150   $28,333      62.0
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       21,770   $48,752      94.3      16,965   $52,361      96.1
Secondary School Teachers                                   12,395   $50,168      95.0      10,010   $52,598      96.1
Special Education Teachers                                   1,000   $42,649      95.5         810   $45,697      97.0
Other Teachers and Instructors                               4,675   $25,727      47.8       2,235   $39,731      45.5
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   375   $34,342      68.9         265   $40,200      69.3
Librarians                                                   1,040   $40,809      80.8         680   $45,461      87.8
Library Technicians                                            160    $8,864      39.2          70   $21,473      49.3
Teacher Assistants                                           1,710   $18,061      37.0         605   $26,386      36.9
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 565   $55,809      84.0         310   $65,400      85.3

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  3,750   $34,932      47.6       2,390   $41,424      49.1
Designers                                                   11,705   $41,770      43.9       8,885   $46,719      45.2
Actors                                                         535   $26,667      64.6         160   $51,447      40.1
Producers and Directors                                      2,770   $63,789      73.2       2,065   $67,578      74.6
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               2,665   $30,172      48.4       1,200   $37,083      58.6
Dancers and Choreographers                                      85   $27,188       2.4          35   $12,500       0.0
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       3,755   $28,351      44.7       1,430   $41,645      49.8
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           485   $27,898      34.8         160   $40,938      41.9
Announcers                                                     945   $33,365      34.6         620   $42,500      41.6
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                 1,840   $46,530      82.5       1,330   $52,250      84.2
Public Relations Specialists                                 1,585   $45,896      71.4       1,170   $54,125      76.4
Editors                                                      4,000   $47,332      84.7       3,010   $50,856      86.0
Technical Writers                                            1,085   $59,750      66.3         815   $64,872      66.2
Writers and Authors                                          2,405   $46,181      81.8       1,710   $51,710      83.8
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  725   $34,063      50.0         365   $46,667      53.6
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                            2,690   $44,397      33.4       1,865   $50,737      33.2
Photographers                                                2,115   $30,690      44.7       1,285   $38,893      45.9
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                      1,070   $42,951      50.0         695   $47,050      46.2
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                     20   $46,250      61.1           4   $46,250       0.0

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                1,855   $68,143      99.4       1,395   $80,440      99.2
Dentists                                                     5,350  $105,134      99.9       3,265  $113,855     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                   210   $37,193      47.6         155   $41,029      42.9
Optometrists                                                   620   $74,792     100.0         490   $79,722     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  4,290   $69,045      97.8       3,595   $71,188      98.8
Physicians and Surgeons                                     18,985  $142,431      99.8      14,605  $153,108      99.9
Physician Assistants                                           355   $38,598      70.1         280   $39,811      68.5



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.)

          NEW JERSEY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                    545   $81,705     100.0         410   $87,344     100.0
Registered Nurses                                            4,325   $50,547      63.6       3,235   $53,408      62.7
Audiologists                                                    50   $72,000     100.0          40   $70,750     100.0
Occupational Therapists                                        195   $49,250      78.4         150   $57,625      84.9
Physical Therapists                                          1,585   $55,697      93.8       1,245   $61,727      93.9
Radiation Therapists                                            95   $51,364      46.8          80   $52,159      55.0
Recreational Therapists                                         65   $28,958      47.6          65   $28,958      47.6
Respiratory Therapists                                         905   $48,135      35.2         780   $49,529      34.0
Speech-Language Pathologists                                    80   $49,028     100.0          35   $54,375     100.0
Therapists, All Others                                         410   $32,167      78.9         280   $36,250      77.9
Veterinarians                                                  780   $75,833      98.7         610   $84,615      98.4
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                    105   $61,250      88.5          95   $60,313      87.4
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   2,615   $39,237      70.2       1,935   $42,588      71.5
Dental Hygienists                                               65   $26,923      56.1          35   $45,909      52.8
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             2,015   $47,683      32.7       1,775   $49,740      32.4
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 2,160   $35,340      16.8       1,675   $37,207      17.9
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                1,915   $27,830      27.0       1,245   $31,494      20.0
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses            1,060   $33,391      21.6         790   $33,737      17.8
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians             190   $26,542      36.0         120   $28,125      35.0
Opticians, Dispensing                                        1,020   $40,212      28.4         860   $41,481      27.1
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians             910   $38,942      37.4         735   $40,649      39.0
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                1,200   $47,670      70.6         990   $50,511      68.0

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                  6,040   $25,284      23.1       4,080   $27,701      19.4
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                     30   $33,295      23.3          20   $33,750      31.8
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        290   $29,828      39.7         170   $32,400      45.9
Massage Therapists                                             270   $23,229      27.1         105   $30,833      19.2
Dental Assistants                                              145   $15,179      66.4          30   $36,500      63.3
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                 2,405   $25,634      25.8       1,440   $30,235      27.8

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                   1,045   $65,352      16.3         945   $67,070      17.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 4,875   $77,792      33.5       4,360   $78,624      34.1
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                         1,525   $76,239      15.3       1,315   $76,081      15.9
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other           2,710   $36,941      24.3       2,195   $40,401      26.1
Fire Fighters                                                6,210   $60,164       9.6       5,420   $60,673       8.2
Fire Inspectors                                                740   $43,160      12.7         565   $46,036      14.4
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   9,130   $51,090       8.4       8,015   $51,279       7.9
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                        4,815   $65,657      48.7       4,480   $65,905      49.1
Fish and Game Wardens                                           55   $32,583      31.6          50   $32,024      18.8



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.)

          NEW JERSEY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                    175   $24,799       8.6         130   $26,471      11.7
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                          22,985   $60,895      26.2      19,870   $61,776      26.6
Transit and Railroad Police                                     20   $24,479       0.0          10   $23,750       0.0
Animal Control Workers                                         225   $35,156       3.1         175   $35,313       0.0
Private Detectives and Investigators                         1,845   $50,809      48.8       1,435   $55,655      55.6
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers            21,620   $21,372      13.1      13,105   $26,646      14.0
Crossing Guards                                              1,430    $6,973       5.2         125   $21,856       5.5
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                655    $6,994      16.4         145   $31,607      29.0

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                        10,050   $28,313      10.3       7,420   $30,992      11.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        6,285   $25,455      17.9       4,190   $31,277      19.5
Cooks                                                       20,520   $17,860       4.9      11,960   $21,757       4.5
Food Preparation Workers                                     4,390   $16,521       5.7       2,510   $20,432       4.7
Bartenders                                                   4,925   $19,099      15.8       2,665   $25,890      13.8
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        2,280   $16,375       8.7       1,240   $25,109       8.5
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                  785   $13,604      22.2         410   $24,417      26.8
Waiters and Waitresses                                      10,550   $16,647      12.8       4,755   $22,050      13.7
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  1,530   $20,414      11.3         855   $24,289      13.0
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                    2,875   $12,142      11.1       1,265   $17,917       8.6
Dishwashers                                                  3,200   $11,761       2.4       1,555   $16,122       3.0
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                         620   $17,305      21.0         310   $23,333      29.7
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     65   $16,786      25.0          35   $19,083      21.2

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         4,130   $33,906       9.2       3,335   $36,584       9.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                        4,215   $32,064      18.1       2,600   $40,346      21.9
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              41,380   $23,713       4.7      27,175   $28,074       4.4
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                              4,965   $19,848       4.2       2,970   $22,785       3.9
Pest Control Workers                                         1,670   $30,205      12.9       1,230   $32,303      11.6
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                 23,025   $20,209       6.1      11,305   $28,191       6.5

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers            2,520   $43,070      23.8       2,035   $45,139      24.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    1,865   $32,232      28.3       1,345   $36,719      28.9
Animal Trainers                                                685   $29,145       9.1         560   $31,045       8.9
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                      705   $20,585       9.5         485   $23,095      11.2



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.)

          NEW JERSEY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                               3,955   $33,536      12.8       2,750   $36,280      11.8
Motion Picture Projectionists                                  165   $17,411      23.6          90   $41,563      26.1
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                   1,235   $21,898      11.3         780   $26,670      10.4
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                    1,745   $14,556      19.6         705   $31,419      23.5
Funeral Service Workers                                        475   $16,250       5.0         205   $29,620       5.9
Barbers                                                      2,160   $22,920       3.2       1,470   $27,379       3.1
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists               2,905   $22,465       4.9       2,105   $26,604       4.9
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                      540   $21,425      20.5         265   $25,238      19.9
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                    1,445   $21,267      10.1         890   $25,026      14.3
Tour and Travel Guides                                         310   $10,813      37.6          70   $36,250      56.3
Transportation Attendants                                      945   $29,787      36.6         490   $34,688      38.9
Child Care Workers                                           1,045   $11,542      15.8         425   $22,324      23.8
Personal and Home Care Aides                                   305   $18,864      29.1         200   $22,026      25.6
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               2,550   $26,090      43.5       1,550   $35,764      53.3
Residential Advisors                                           390   $24,095      26.2         250   $29,444      23.8
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   675   $15,842      16.2         270   $27,731      15.1

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   53,435   $40,089      28.7      44,160   $42,114      29.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   24,095   $54,946      47.6      20,585   $60,422      47.6
Cashiers                                                    15,310   $17,710      17.8       8,270   $25,498      20.2
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    2,225   $11,422      23.5         960   $31,448      16.8
Parts Salespersons                                           2,360   $31,105      10.0       1,860   $33,506      10.3
Retail Salespersons                                         44,470   $28,022      26.9      29,170   $37,234      28.1
Advertising Sales Agents                                     4,175   $45,903      61.8       3,195   $55,815      66.0
Insurance Sales Agents                                       8,840   $64,236      61.5       7,075   $70,306      61.7
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                              19,915   $80,960      72.8      15,950   $92,367      73.9
Travel Agents                                                  915   $35,393      48.6         725   $38,696      47.9
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                  14,090   $57,437      53.5      11,550   $65,141      54.9
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          36,035   $52,320      50.7      30,015   $59,897      52.4
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   410   $45,962      43.4         270   $53,214      57.8
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         8,555   $41,583      48.3       6,150   $51,744      49.7
Sales Engineers                                              1,190   $72,361      73.4       1,090   $75,184      73.9
Telemarketers                                                1,910   $16,622      29.5         750   $34,784      45.7
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        2,290   $21,782      21.1       1,245   $33,346      21.6
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         3,435   $45,177      55.4       2,565   $52,917      60.3

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              22,745   $44,065      36.4      18,780   $48,991      37.6
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service             230   $39,167      30.0         170   $43,864      24.4



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.)

          NEW JERSEY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                            565   $29,206      14.9         390   $34,306      13.1
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   190   $31,875      13.1         155   $35,208       8.9
Bill and Account Collectors                                  1,745   $32,401      34.2       1,380   $37,016      33.3
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             2,080   $33,452      35.6       1,595   $38,599      35.3
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                 7,590   $32,032      36.9       5,370   $36,938      37.3
Gaming Cage Workers                                            145   $21,563      34.7         100   $24,286      45.9
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                                 930   $36,897      29.1         715   $41,250      35.3
Procurement Clerks                                             535   $41,202      44.5         460   $43,304      45.5
Tellers                                                      1,330   $16,007      24.0         660   $21,792      23.8
Brokerage Clerks                                               215   $38,274      38.1         175   $39,881      40.2
Correspondence Clerks                                           45   $19,886      60.5          20   $32,321      19.0
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           630   $37,788      42.4         475   $41,996      44.2
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                        575   $52,500      62.7         470   $58,750      64.7
Customer Service Representatives                            17,880   $31,715      32.9      12,545   $38,630      33.9
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                  200   $38,500      73.7         145   $41,750      71.7
File Clerks                                                  1,620   $20,596      22.9         870   $28,500      22.8
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                           595   $18,085      15.8         385   $21,643      20.6
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     1,170   $18,211      38.3         510   $38,807      41.9
Library Assistants, Clerical                                   525   $10,250      33.3         225   $27,264      45.4
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                   680   $31,545      44.0         580   $33,571      45.7
New Account Clerks                                              55   $43,333      71.4          40  $183,333      77.5
Order Clerks                                                 2,075   $23,638      12.9       1,345   $27,198      16.4
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                  250   $40,833      46.4         195   $47,679      53.1
Receptionists and Information Clerks                         2,085   $19,970      35.1       1,070   $29,492      40.9
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              1,845   $29,388      22.5       1,140   $39,500      20.2
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                       415   $30,313      33.8         220   $37,000      22.1
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       625   $35,136      13.0         440   $37,833       9.6
Couriers and Messengers                                      5,585   $26,808      13.1       3,665   $31,987      13.3
Dispatchers                                                  4,605   $34,806      12.3       3,520   $37,115       9.4
Meter Readers, Utilities                                     1,040   $37,067      11.1         885   $40,214      10.6
Postal Service Clerks                                        3,505   $41,162      12.6       2,995   $41,552      12.0
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 9,830   $40,649      13.9       8,760   $41,072      14.3
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               2,815   $39,502      17.2       2,365   $40,352      18.4
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  4,320   $42,339      37.6       3,485   $46,648      37.5
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                     15,365   $24,055       5.3      10,655   $27,592       4.8
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              19,180   $20,813       9.0      11,755   $27,153       9.1
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                              1,360   $33,125       9.2         970   $38,795       5.0
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                    4,380   $30,281      40.4       2,760   $38,791      39.2
Computer Operators                                           5,585   $37,301      26.1       4,315   $40,926      27.0
Data Entry Keyers                                            4,320   $23,238      27.3       2,530   $30,561      23.1
Word Processors and Typists                                    420   $21,471      30.3         250   $30,341      34.0
Desktop Publishers                                             200   $32,313      27.8         165   $46,000      28.3
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                1,385   $42,545      67.5       1,105   $50,246      73.8



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.)

          NEW JERSEY; 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                                             3,470   $23,055      10.3       2,240   $27,546       8.8
Office Clerks, General                                       8,345   $23,587      27.9       4,950   $31,644      27.8
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      800   $29,770      10.3         590   $31,910       8.3
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                  300   $15,724      61.5          90   $40,227      43.3
Statistical Assistants                                         355   $48,295      39.7         275   $51,313      36.1
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         4,600   $40,241      48.2       3,415   $46,239      47.7

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         210   $31,429      26.7         145   $50,134      35.0
Agricultural Inspectors                                        110   $45,833      33.0          95   $44,861      19.4
Animal Breeders                                                 10   $36,250       0.0          10   $36,250       0.0
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     110   $17,902       5.5          65   $19,777       0.0
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                           3,255   $14,190       4.2       1,590   $19,371       4.5
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                          1,110   $28,585       7.3         560   $33,750       0.9
Hunters and Trappers                                             4   $31,250       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                                175   $21,713       0.0          95   $33,304       0.0
Logging Workers                                                220   $24,750       2.3         120   $37,083       0.0

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                             25,795   $50,092      12.2      20,280   $51,666      12.9
Boilermakers                                                   695   $40,871       3.3         435   $42,140       5.3
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                    6,695   $29,556       3.5       3,240   $36,200       3.8
Carpenters                                                  35,590   $31,091       6.3      21,970   $36,266       6.4
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers              5,205   $30,829       4.0       3,190   $36,481       4.8
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                      860   $31,366       3.8         410   $40,492       4.1
Contruction Laborers                                        28,660   $26,336       4.5      15,290   $32,309       4.4
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators             455   $31,359       3.1         195   $37,545       2.6
Pile-Driver Operators                                           35   $65,625       0.0          30   $67,500       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                  6,735   $41,333       3.1       4,545   $43,947       3.3
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                     2,550   $27,945       2.2       1,365   $35,896       3.1
Electricians                                                19,610   $42,444       5.0      14,990   $46,291       5.4
Glaziers                                                     1,305   $39,199       3.9       1,065   $40,625       4.0
Insulation Workers                                             950   $41,860       7.6         695   $50,790       9.8
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                      13,325   $25,062       7.4       7,080   $28,927       7.3
Paperhangers                                                   540   $35,926      19.3         290   $39,032      17.6
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters         15,755   $40,911       4.0      11,555   $43,889       3.8
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                   565   $29,904       2.7         310   $30,919       2.6
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                        65   $50,893       0.0          35   $51,071       0.0
Roofers                                                      4,950   $25,000       5.2       2,640   $32,244       5.4
Sheet Metal Workers                                          3,265   $41,568       3.0       2,310   $45,943       3.8
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                            2,080   $50,201       2.5       1,220   $53,981       3.3
Helpers, Construction Trades                                 1,305   $17,721       3.9         550   $22,336       3.8
Construction and Building Inspectors                         2,645   $41,291      23.0       1,945   $45,008      23.6
Elevator Installers and Repairers                            1,590   $55,720       6.8       1,300   $56,175       7.4



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.)

          NEW JERSEY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 660   $25,755       4.2         325   $32,699       3.7
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            805   $30,797       9.7         415   $40,511      13.0
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  2,010   $36,395       2.2       1,555   $37,913       2.9
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    155   $43,393       0.0         140   $45,625       0.0
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                   260   $32,366       0.0         220   $35,625       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                 645   $26,673       4.0         310   $36,047       7.1
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                          15   $39,375       0.0          15   $39,375       0.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                              455   $41,948       4.8         345   $44,722       6.4
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                     125   $40,972      25.6         100   $52,031      31.7
Mining Machine Operators                                       105   $35,521       0.0          75   $40,313       0.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                    10   $48,750       0.0          10   $48,750       0.0
Other Extraction Workers                                       115   $33,375       6.1          90   $34,625       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                  11,095   $50,961      12.7       9,665   $51,914      12.9
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  8,570   $37,867      19.9       6,565   $41,034      20.4
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              7,560   $46,672       8.9       6,170   $50,537       9.2
Avionics Technicians                                           160   $38,438       0.0         135   $41,250       0.0
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers             950   $37,344       9.1         745   $41,832       8.8
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                    145   $23,281       0.0          90   $32,083       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      460   $50,754       6.3         395   $51,349       7.4
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                     395   $27,364       6.9         305   $36,654       6.6
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              1,085   $29,299      10.5         800   $33,603       9.1
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                   1,775   $34,216       4.6       1,390   $37,071       5.9
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                   2,785   $46,131      14.5       2,315   $48,203      15.2
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        4,350   $31,423       1.6       3,535   $33,540       1.8
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      240   $30,268       0.0         195   $30,341       0.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                28,730   $31,150       3.8      22,540   $35,066       3.7
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                8,015   $40,031       2.2       6,600   $41,357       1.8
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  3,640   $40,808       3.1       2,925   $41,928       3.1
Small Engine Mechanics                                         830   $26,799       3.6         525   $29,659       4.2
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                    995   $20,694       2.9         640   $23,802       1.4



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.)

          NEW JERSEY; 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                     565   $40,511       2.8         455   $43,313       0.0
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                   9,070   $37,337       5.1       7,345   $40,590       4.6
Home Appliance Repairers                                     1,640   $40,614       4.3       1,245   $44,123       4.1
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics               10,865   $40,802       6.7       8,905   $42,110       6.1
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                     11,920   $36,285       5.0       9,485   $38,635       4.9
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 340   $26,250       5.9         235   $43,021       8.4
Millwrights                                                    845   $49,348       0.9         620   $51,162       1.3
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers               2,270   $65,876       4.2       2,030   $70,074       4.6
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers             5,445   $49,077       4.6       4,775   $50,754       5.2
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                 1,750   $40,210      17.6       1,445   $43,281      16.1
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                  1,400   $30,440       9.1       1,055   $32,100       7.2
Commercial Divers                                               95   $46,875       0.0          45   $63,929       0.0
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  820   $36,733       6.8         735   $38,460       6.4
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers                55   $36,442       8.9          45   $37,067      11.6
Riggers                                                        135   $33,333       2.2          70   $35,781       0.0
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                              125   $56,528      13.8         125   $56,528      13.8
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         515   $26,455       1.2         345   $28,988       1.7
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          6,825   $32,147       6.7       5,045   $36,895       7.2

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         28,385   $45,480      18.4      23,995   $47,954      18.6
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                    65   $60,139       0.0          50   $54,886       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 1,935   $27,336       6.7       1,410   $30,309       4.5
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           205   $33,616      11.1         170   $34,464       9.3
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                       295   $38,321       3.0         245   $40,183       3.7
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    10,560   $25,851       6.3       6,985   $30,552       6.5
Bakers                                                       3,820   $25,181       6.0       2,585   $28,265       6.2
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    4,675   $33,981       3.8       3,480   $38,887       3.3
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                        220   $15,446      12.4         115   $34,583       7.0
Food Batchmakers                                             1,120   $24,815       7.9         670   $30,833       6.1
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      70   $31,818       2.9          55   $32,941       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     355   $40,039       9.9         290   $42,500      12.0
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               210   $36,141       0.9         120   $35,924       1.7
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            120   $29,196       6.6         105   $31,750       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            130   $34,583       0.0          75   $36,250       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                     870   $27,091       8.3         700   $28,381       9.3



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.)

          NEW JERSEY; 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                               130   $25,833       6.3         100   $26,515       3.9
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                               1,045   $27,151       1.8         715   $30,593       0.4
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               340   $30,428       2.6         240   $34,048       3.8
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    35   $30,583       0.0          20   $29,333       0.0
Machinists                                                   8,875   $36,439       3.5       7,250   $38,467       3.5
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                   380   $41,207       6.3         270   $42,154       8.9
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic              225   $35,962      22.6         135   $37,750      14.1
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 1,000   $34,853       4.7         810   $36,867       5.3
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            105   $30,568       0.0          70   $38,750       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                          2,165   $43,946       4.6       1,740   $46,189       3.0
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                      7,520   $33,061       2.9       5,560   $35,786       3.0
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               110   $34,167       0.0          85   $35,313       0.0
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                              85   $38,333       0.0          80   $39,028       0.0
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   420   $27,679      14.8         290   $33,636       4.2
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                           115   $22,500       4.3          75   $22,361       6.8
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 9,190   $25,991       4.9       6,450   $28,304       4.8
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                655   $26,380       8.2         505   $32,143       5.8
Job Printers                                                 2,575   $35,629       3.0       2,040   $38,679       3.1
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             1,740   $39,573      13.8       1,215   $42,394      16.0
Printing Machine Operators                                   5,690   $36,660       5.4       4,580   $39,449       4.9
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             2,935   $20,578      12.9       1,980   $22,264      14.8
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials            1,610   $17,206       6.9         890   $21,227       5.8
Sewing Machine Operators                                     3,345   $22,264       4.2       2,125   $26,266       3.6
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         345   $23,250      11.0         215   $27,188      12.0
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                              55   $20,179       0.0          35   $24,107       0.0
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                             1,570   $25,543       7.4       1,020   $29,222       7.8
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                      180   $20,156       3.3         145   $20,208       4.1
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      335   $20,286      18.9         205   $21,372      15.9
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                       250   $26,328       5.6         155   $27,404       6.5
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                               55   $36,406       0.0          35   $35,703       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           20   $48,750       0.0          20   $48,750       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                               150   $51,875       0.0          95   $77,969       0.0
Upholsterers                                                   900   $25,116       3.0         525   $29,662       1.3
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           445   $17,731       5.6         150   $30,833      10.1



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.)

          NEW JERSEY; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                           1,885   $28,413       8.2       1,355   $31,166       8.3
Furniture Finishers                                            585   $26,125      23.2         395   $26,677      17.4
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood           170   $22,778       0.0         115   $25,398       0.0
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                230   $25,278       3.9         150   $27,467       6.0
Woodworkers, All Other                                         425   $21,742      15.6         205   $30,406      15.8
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           860   $69,915       8.9         790   $70,858       9.8
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                    3,975   $46,313      10.6       3,285   $48,983       9.3
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                    1,615   $42,303       7.6       1,425   $42,473       8.1
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                     1,145   $51,181       8.1         975   $51,736       8.1
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                3,645   $43,359       7.1       3,150   $46,166       6.2
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    2,990   $30,431       9.9       2,280   $33,506      10.4
Cutting Workers                                              1,510   $24,732       2.2       1,110   $27,398       3.0
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              535   $29,850       6.8         435   $31,378       8.3
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      295   $37,933       9.5         245   $42,250       4.1
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         12,005   $35,943      21.6       9,035   $39,897      22.3
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                1,640   $26,184      10.9       1,120   $29,821       8.8
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        1,620   $31,818      19.1       1,160   $37,579      19.1
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          3,655   $19,189       6.1       2,205   $23,838       6.4
Painting Workers                                             2,790   $27,162       3.6       2,035   $31,443       4.0
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                    1,160   $29,299      22.5         840   $30,697      20.3
Semiconductor Processors                                        60   $58,276      13.8          60   $58,276      13.8
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             205   $30,509      16.3         125   $32,981      14.4
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        240   $25,625       0.0         180   $26,728       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders            55   $41,875       0.0          40   $42,500       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                          410   $40,536       5.1         340   $42,243       4.4
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      915   $30,849       9.0         670   $36,233       9.7
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders           655   $30,872       8.7         570   $31,897       8.2
Tire Builders                                                   20   $35,250       0.0          20   $35,250       0.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                   1,180   $16,307       3.1         565   $19,436       4.4
Production Workers, All Other                               25,755   $26,100       5.7      17,155   $30,640       5.6

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    7,890   $40,349      15.4       6,500   $42,003      15.1
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                         2,195   $75,732      71.8       1,315   $75,469      69.1
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  425   $70,540      20.5         375   $71,534      22.1



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.)

          NEW JERSEY; 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                                          195   $14,743      12.3          70   $20,909      25.0
Bus Drivers                                                 11,070   $25,038       7.6       5,700   $36,146       7.8
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                      91,120   $32,419       5.0      63,940   $37,377       4.8
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                  12,065   $22,903      16.6       6,750   $29,738      16.9
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                             500   $22,422       9.0         295   $31,404       0.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                             915   $54,196      13.1         820   $54,130      12.6
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                    75   $32,500       0.0          50   $36,359       0.0
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                          1,175   $51,203       7.4         970   $52,242       6.2
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                      345   $41,804      16.6         295   $42,188      19.3
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      380   $32,338      12.9         125   $34,883      10.2
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                           885   $39,583      21.7         470   $51,314      22.4
Ship Engineers                                                 200   $41,875      22.6         100   $66,023      38.6
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                        195   $32,250       8.2         160   $32,969       9.9
Parking Lot Attendants                                       1,760   $17,174       5.7         935   $21,763       7.3
Service Station Attendants                                   4,635   $15,082       8.6       2,490   $19,048      10.4
Transportation Inspectors                                    1,175   $41,212      14.3         970   $45,057      14.3
Other Transportation Workers                                   460   $22,051      13.8         310   $27,500      14.6
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  70   $39,038       8.3          60   $45,375      10.2
Crane and Tower Operators                                    1,360   $41,636       2.5         935   $43,906       2.8
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators            1,175   $38,148       2.1         835   $39,844       2.4
Hoist and Winch Operators                                       95   $36,250       0.0          80   $36,071       0.0
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                      12,515   $27,263       3.0       8,930   $30,307       2.9
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                          4,725   $18,661       3.6       2,770   $24,594       2.4
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      37,330   $24,920       5.0      23,405   $31,376       4.7
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                 395   $27,552      11.7         205   $35,341      13.6
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  7,170   $16,663       5.4       3,960   $22,049       5.3
Pumping Station Operators                                      215   $43,988      22.8         155   $47,574      20.4
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                   3,435   $26,076       2.1       2,380   $31,250       1.6
Shuttle Car Operators                                            4    $1,250     100.0           0         .        .
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                               50   $36,339       0.0          45   $36,875       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                           1,290   $31,634       5.2         920   $35,625       5.5



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