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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: New Mexico: 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                                             429,350   $25,991      25.6     285,690   $31,922      28.6

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                             3,760   $65,542      60.9       3,055   $69,247      64.6
General and Operations Managers                              4,110   $46,058      42.1       3,460   $48,268      40.7
Legislators                                                     75   $27,969      50.6          50   $31,250      48.1
Advertising and Promotions Managers                            105   $36,154      37.5          95   $37,212      34.4
Marketing and Sales Managers                                 1,955   $45,369      46.0       1,615   $50,662      45.0
Public Relations Managers                                      125   $26,635      71.7         100   $50,313      77.5
Administrative Services Managers                               420   $50,119      43.6         350   $53,300      40.6
Computer and Information Systems Managers                      825   $60,054      68.4         680   $64,551      68.8
Financial Managers                                           1,655   $46,119      62.2       1,345   $49,595      63.4
Human Resources Managers                                     1,070   $36,545      39.5         820   $40,326      44.7
Industrial Production Managers                                 835   $42,266      38.7         775   $45,640      37.5
Purchasing Managers                                            595   $45,375      58.8         525   $45,954      58.9
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers             830   $29,894      25.0         670   $31,486      25.1
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                 1,505   $23,833      20.5       1,020   $30,199      20.7
Farmers and Ranchers                                         2,910   $16,121      25.0       1,925   $22,346      28.4
Construction Managers                                        4,600   $40,119      24.0       3,450   $43,302      24.2
Education Administrators                                     1,980   $44,362      82.1       1,315   $47,676      87.7
Engineering Managers                                           610   $76,343      83.8         515   $81,696      84.1
Food Service Managers                                        2,285   $26,321      21.2       1,720   $29,117      22.9
Funeral Directors                                              190   $37,900      16.1         155   $37,250      20.0
Gaming Managers                                                185   $38,654      29.9         135   $39,135      40.1
Lodging Managers                                               585   $30,156      34.6         395   $37,250      37.1
Medical and Health Services Managers                           720   $46,250      59.7         600   $49,643      59.8
Natural Sciences Managers                                      160   $82,778      73.1         150   $84,306      71.1
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           165   $50,341      24.5         100   $50,682      30.4
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   1,580   $32,520      40.2       1,090   $35,958      39.8
Social and Community Service Managers                          735   $37,583      59.0         635   $38,967      59.7
Managers, All Other                                          8,015   $47,306      49.9       6,760   $50,766      51.2

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                  85   $43,750      21.7          65   $50,184      25.4
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                     45   $15,208      31.1          10   $45,208      45.5
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products              470   $23,825      18.7         335   $25,750      17.9
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                                480   $36,105      51.9         430   $36,948      54.1
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                                500   $40,288      57.2         360   $41,178      55.7
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                        410   $40,972      38.6         330   $40,903      38.4
Cost Estimators                                                550   $37,831      40.8         435   $41,319      39.7



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 MEXICO; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations
  Specialists                                                1,545   $33,992      49.8       1,145   $36,972      50.2
Logisticians                                                   100   $40,592      31.7          85   $40,395      34.9
Management Analysts                                          1,805   $36,142      74.8         910   $42,109      70.0
Meeting and Convention Planners                                 25   $20,357      26.9          20   $21,429      35.0
Other Business Operations Specialists                          615   $40,000      39.6         480   $44,333      40.5
Accountants and Auditors                                     3,115   $40,786      83.4       2,420   $43,702      84.9
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                        500   $36,403      61.7         420   $36,811      59.4
Budget Analysts                                                170   $44,188      90.5         150   $43,688      89.4
Credit Analysts                                                 55   $40,862     100.0          40   $41,638     100.0
Financial Analysts                                             195   $39,219      61.9          85   $51,146      67.5
Personal Financial Advisors                                    655   $46,641      73.4         515   $51,827      72.8
Insurance Underwriters                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Financial Examiners                                             25   $51,103     100.0          25   $51,103     100.0
Loan Counselors and Officers                                   655   $40,296      59.1         530   $40,632      62.0
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  175   $32,422      64.6         155   $33,816      68.8
Tax Preparers                                                  220   $11,921      76.7          70   $12,639      73.9
Financial Specialists, All Other                                85   $31,250      36.9          70   $31,667      37.1

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                       2,075   $45,122      55.9       1,600   $50,505      58.7
Computer Programmers                                         1,745   $48,781      60.5       1,310   $51,913      60.6
Computer Software Engineers                                  1,995   $59,646      81.9       1,675   $67,450      83.8
Computer Support Specialists                                 1,705   $30,928      31.3       1,215   $37,431      33.1
Database Administrators                                        200   $44,211      61.4         160   $44,934      67.9
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                    740   $42,000      40.4         580   $47,679      38.4
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts                735   $32,379      45.3         510   $40,950      46.8
Actuaries                                                       10  $145,000     100.0          10  $145,000     100.0
Mathematicians                                                  30   $61,500     100.0          25   $75,313     100.0
Operations Research Analysts                                   485   $44,737      80.4         325   $52,056      82.9
Statisticians                                                   85   $76,316      94.2          80   $76,645     100.0
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                   4   $43,750       0.0           4   $43,750       0.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     1,025   $41,285      83.5         770   $46,714      83.4
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                225   $32,941      73.9         195   $40,089      71.1
Aerospace Engineers                                            665   $66,372      87.2         575   $68,984      86.2
Agricultural Engineers                                          10   $68,750     100.0          10   $68,750     100.0
Biomedical Engineers                                            10   $46,250     100.0          10   $46,250     100.0
Chemical Engineers                                             215   $71,912      82.7         195   $72,426      91.7
Civil Engineers                                              1,565   $51,714      86.7       1,315   $54,667      88.5
Computer Hardware Engineers                                    230   $58,906      55.8         205   $61,397      57.1
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                          2,170   $66,007      80.9       1,930   $67,706      83.0
Environmental Engineers                                        210   $45,223      90.0         190   $45,134      91.5
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety              585   $53,063      69.2         500   $55,930      73.4
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                           10   $71,250       0.0           0         .        .



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

          NEW MEXICO; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            190   $65,500      73.9         135   $66,667      73.5
Mechanical Engineers                                         1,155   $57,610      69.0         990   $61,071      69.4
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                             140   $61,458      64.7         125   $60,625      64.8
Nuclear Engineers                                              185   $90,764      95.1         170   $91,042     100.0
Petroleum Engineers                                            260   $58,654      66.2         225   $58,269      61.1
Engineers, All Others                                        3,200   $66,435      83.2       2,755   $69,676      83.9
Drafters                                                     1,090   $30,313      20.6         865   $32,411      18.4
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     4,290   $43,321      15.4       3,460   $46,423      16.3
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                              855   $24,945      11.6         500   $30,823      11.0

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               120   $33,125      80.5         110   $33,906      78.7
Biological Scientists                                          345   $40,156      88.4         260   $46,932      91.5
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          290   $40,670      83.8         240   $43,393      84.6
Medical Scientists                                             185   $37,500     100.0         130   $50,417     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                   1,085   $82,875      99.1         965   $84,861      99.0
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                                55   $48,750      71.9          50   $44,732      67.3
Chemists and Materials Scientists                              550   $73,250      98.4         475   $78,250      98.1
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                     980   $45,885      95.5         745   $54,479      95.0
Physical Scientists, All Other                               1,635   $69,479      97.0       1,260   $76,917      97.5
Economists                                                      95   $46,000     100.0          80   $48,750     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                       60   $51,528      86.4          40   $52,500     100.0
Psychologists                                                  550   $42,765     100.0         325   $44,091     100.0
Sociologists                                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Urban and Regional Planners                                     95   $37,083      89.2          90   $37,614      88.8
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            415   $37,438      93.7         290   $46,429      97.2
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      160   $29,135      28.6         130   $35,875      29.5
Biological Technicians                                          90   $26,146      35.9          45   $28,333      52.2
Chemical Technicians                                           215   $40,147      24.1         185   $36,771      24.6
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           160   $31,597      24.1         110   $37,500      34.8
Nuclear Technicians                                             85   $44,297      11.8          85   $44,297      11.8
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         1,075   $25,956      21.1         640   $40,884      16.3

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   1,645   $25,618      65.5         885   $30,062      64.1
Social Workers                                                 935   $27,530      68.7         700   $29,068      72.9
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists                 815   $26,563      55.6         580   $29,231      60.0
Clergy                                                       1,840   $28,761      69.0       1,450   $31,140      68.7
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                  165   $30,766      57.1         125   $31,450      53.7
Religious Workers, All Other                                   175   $22,212      73.4         110   $27,500      69.6

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                      3,110   $67,344      99.7       2,565   $70,400      99.6
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                330   $51,821      67.8         275   $60,417      73.4
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                                205   $28,065      56.4         125   $31,750      55.6
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                            430   $29,688      38.2         260   $36,984      31.3



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 MEXICO; 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                                       4,600   $35,340      88.7       2,985   $43,037      91.5
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                             80   $22,917      35.9          75   $23,056      36.8
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                        5,695   $29,667      92.6       4,230   $31,027      93.6
Secondary School Teachers                                    1,890   $31,111      92.8       1,540   $32,066      92.3
Special Education Teachers                                     255   $29,286      94.1         215   $29,679      93.1
Other Teachers and Instructors                               1,385   $16,324      36.1         535   $29,737      32.8
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   215   $34,286      70.1         165   $35,192      71.7
Librarians                                                     250   $30,400      73.4         145   $32,096      76.6
Library Technicians                                             75   $13,182      25.7          15   $21,250      60.0
Teacher Assistants                                             645   $12,135      22.4         185   $18,125      27.0
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 165   $36,071      81.3          90   $40,313      71.1

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  1,565   $12,167      38.2         765   $22,896      41.8
Designers                                                    1,380   $29,244      34.7         980   $36,429      32.2
Actors                                                          65    $4,036      29.9          20  $126,250     100.0
Producers and Directors                                        435   $28,802      57.0         345   $31,677      58.0
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers                 845   $24,028      50.9         435   $35,665      53.3
Dancers and Choreographers                                      15    $9,531       0.0           0         .        .
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                         580   $11,667      36.1         125   $22,083      27.6
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                            25    $9,750      18.5          15    $7,750      29.4
Announcers                                                     295   $18,750      27.1         165   $23,477      27.6
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                   275   $31,314      67.0         220   $33,750      75.3
Public Relations Specialists                                   385   $34,761      74.9         240   $36,293      75.0
Editors                                                        360   $29,022      82.6         260   $31,694      84.2
Technical Writers                                              200   $39,079      70.0         115   $46,042      93.0
Writers and Authors                                            495   $17,574      80.2         250   $26,600      77.8
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                   80   $21,917      39.5          40   $20,833      33.3
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                              400   $27,500      21.1         225   $35,066      32.0
Photographers                                                  580   $21,923      44.8         395   $27,715      36.9
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                         80   $40,625      53.2          40   $48,068      56.4
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                     40   $50,714       0.0          40   $50,714       0.0

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                  185   $51,111     100.0         140   $49,821     100.0
Dentists                                                       590   $82,472     100.0         395   $95,625     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                    45   $14,063      43.2          35   $12,813      30.6
Optometrists                                                   225   $80,179     100.0         185   $91,500     100.0
Pharmacists                                                    740   $58,438      95.7         550   $62,500      98.7
Physicians and Surgeons                                      3,020  $123,059      99.4       2,425  $129,794      99.5
Physician Assistants                                           135   $60,078      68.4          95   $61,563      56.7



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 MEXICO; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                     40   $60,313     100.0          20  $126,000     100.0
Registered Nurses                                            1,325   $40,551      50.1         900   $41,664      50.8
Audiologists                                                    35   $42,500      88.2          15  $153,750      76.5
Occupational Therapists                                         35   $25,972      69.7          10   $26,250       0.0
Physical Therapists                                            270   $50,213      94.5         170   $54,375      96.4
Radiation Therapists                                            35   $42,969      21.6          35   $42,969      21.6
Recreational Therapists                                         30   $11,023     100.0          15   $11,818     100.0
Respiratory Therapists                                         250   $36,642      23.9         195   $40,101      19.5
Speech-Language Pathologists                                    95   $38,221     100.0          30   $38,462     100.0
Therapists, All Others                                         160   $27,361      85.7         110   $32,500      79.5
Veterinarians                                                  275   $62,415     100.0         245   $65,078     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                     85   $12,500      66.7          25   $36,667      84.6
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                     535   $30,765      45.9         395   $35,293      42.5
Dental Hygienists                                               30   $62,083      66.7           4   $26,250       0.0
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians               670   $40,427      11.7         540   $41,654      12.4
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                   530   $27,765      14.1         380   $30,679      10.8
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                  480   $20,260      18.0         330   $21,250      15.8
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses              315   $26,885      10.2         235   $28,190      13.6
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians              75    $9,643      27.6          25   $17,212      13.0
Opticians, Dispensing                                           45   $32,031      44.2          30   $40,156      22.6
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians             165   $27,411      22.4         110   $29,219       9.8
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                  400   $43,375      54.0         365   $44,063      54.2

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                  1,480   $17,633      10.1         990   $20,327      11.2
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                      4   $38,750       0.0           4   $38,750       0.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        135   $12,500      47.8          45   $21,528       0.0
Massage Therapists                                             260   $12,203      36.2         125   $14,135      35.0
Dental Assistants                                               10   $25,417       0.0           4   $21,250       0.0
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                   305   $20,239      17.0         140   $21,500      12.3

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     225   $26,535       9.8         190   $27,027      11.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                   850   $40,966      11.9         750   $41,705      12.3
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                           295   $50,203      25.3         245   $48,750      24.4
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other             545   $30,485      23.9         375   $38,482      29.7
Fire Fighters                                                2,005   $31,294      11.8       1,390   $35,528      11.3
Fire Inspectors                                                235   $29,453      21.5         195   $36,250      21.5
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   2,035   $26,164       5.7       1,625   $26,456       4.3
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                          710   $40,926      52.5         600   $41,478      54.5
Fish and Game Wardens                                           35   $30,833      61.8          20   $35,000      77.8



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 MEXICO; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           4,105   $33,634      17.3       3,460   $35,026      18.5
Transit and Railroad Police                                     45   $17,391      43.2          15   $16,442       0.0
Animal Control Workers                                         125   $20,393       5.5         100   $21,393       7.1
Private Detectives and Investigators                           320   $24,583      58.9         195   $35,341      49.0
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             5,180   $18,226      10.7       3,120   $22,773      10.7
Crossing Guards                                                240    $6,614       5.8          45   $19,500      15.9
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                210   $12,415      11.4          85   $21,518      12.6

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                           855   $18,347       7.8         525   $21,716       8.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        1,330   $19,087      14.0         925   $21,683      13.9
Cooks                                                        5,825   $11,766       2.4       2,755   $15,293       1.5
Food Preparation Workers                                       785   $10,526       2.4         355   $12,940       1.4
Bartenders                                                     680   $14,731      12.7         365   $18,712      14.0
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                          250   $12,831       3.2          75   $13,681       0.0
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                  115    $6,683       0.0          10   $13,571       0.0
Waiters and Waitresses                                       2,090   $12,087      13.1         780   $18,438      16.6
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                    195   $10,642      13.0         100   $17,143      18.0
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                      490    $9,385       7.4         135   $14,258       0.0
Dishwashers                                                  1,280    $8,972       4.7         355   $11,837       0.0
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                          40    $6,875       0.0          20    $8,036       0.0
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                      4    $1,250       0.0           0         .        .

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                           680   $22,273      12.7         510   $21,970       9.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                          710   $22,650      10.8         500   $25,764      10.4
Janitors and Building Cleaners                               9,765   $14,761       3.0       5,455   $17,624       1.5
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                                890   $13,216       5.9         425   $16,235       2.4
Pest Control Workers                                           345   $20,625       5.5         205   $23,228       9.3
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                  5,890   $12,382       3.5       2,845   $16,951       4.2

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              270   $35,114      18.4         185   $40,208      17.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                      265   $30,365      16.5         240   $31,563      13.4
Animal Trainers                                                190   $15,134      22.2         125   $17,404      26.8
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                      350   $15,417      10.5         190   $19,292       6.9



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

          NEW MEXICO; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 375   $26,719       6.1         195   $36,055       6.7
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   55    $7,135      12.7          15   $16,250       0.0
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                      70    $3,092      25.7           4    $8,750       0.0
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                      345    $8,750       3.8         110   $13,000       0.0
Funeral Service Workers                                         90    $9,500      20.5          20   $18,864      18.2
Barbers                                                        415   $15,182      10.1         165   $18,520      13.8
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists                 335   $20,101       4.2         200   $22,550       0.0
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                       25    $1,806      30.8          10   $31,250     100.0
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                      115   $17,292       7.0          75   $18,056      10.5
Tour and Travel Guides                                         230   $11,583      37.8          60   $22,232      35.6
Transportation Attendants                                       70    $9,904      13.0          25   $31,094      33.3
Child Care Workers                                             535   $10,893      11.4         210   $17,500      14.3
Personal and Home Care Aides                                   445   $12,730      16.9         180   $17,907      26.4
Recreation and Fitness Workers                                 615   $23,160      27.3         465   $25,625      29.3
Residential Advisors                                           215   $18,015       9.3          85   $25,341      23.5
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   215   $15,608      13.0          80   $22,422      22.2

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   10,935   $30,513      21.6       8,590   $31,967      21.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    3,990   $33,299      26.7       3,100   $36,501      26.0
Cashiers                                                     2,870   $12,280       9.8       1,205   $18,807       6.7
Counter and Rental Clerks                                      350   $11,437      16.6         195   $16,344       9.1
Parts Salespersons                                             820   $22,813       6.8         575   $28,323       3.7
Retail Salespersons                                          9,625   $20,649      17.2       5,920   $27,295      18.2
Advertising Sales Agents                                       385   $46,000      44.3         285   $50,221      47.9
Insurance Sales Agents                                       1,385   $45,789      44.9       1,020   $49,236      43.9
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                                 820   $40,625      57.7         585   $44,605      59.2
Travel Agents                                                   65   $14,900      34.8          55   $20,972      40.4
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                   1,525   $30,536      24.1       1,105   $36,472      26.4
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing           4,405   $35,776      26.8       3,525   $37,566      27.7
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                    80    $3,702       8.9          25   $16,136      26.9
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         2,135   $37,031      50.9       1,490   $44,116      46.8
Sales Engineers                                                115   $62,440      71.8          70   $62,857      54.2
Telemarketers                                                  405   $17,083       8.2         165   $22,391      12.7
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                          425   $11,439       8.5         135   $21,397      10.5
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                           455   $20,438      37.5         265   $35,893      41.0

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                               3,385   $32,301      30.0       2,755   $35,202      30.6
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service              45   $28,807       8.9          40   $29,205      10.5



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 MEXICO; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                            160   $16,935      29.7         110   $17,500      29.6
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                    80   $32,778      26.8          60   $34,167      24.2
Bill and Account Collectors                                    400   $22,866      13.4         235   $26,912      16.2
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators               125   $22,500      63.7          70   $33,370      67.1
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                 1,005   $21,309      36.1         595   $26,391      31.8
Gaming Cage Workers                                             20   $26,667      45.0          15   $42,639      52.9
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                                  70   $32,143      11.1          65   $34,375       0.0
Procurement Clerks                                             125   $26,719      26.4         105   $32,614      18.3
Tellers                                                        170   $17,558      23.5          85   $19,327      18.6
Brokerage Clerks                                                 4   $36,250     100.0           4   $36,250     100.0
Correspondence Clerks                                            4   $28,750     100.0           4   $28,750     100.0
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           120   $21,406      28.8          55   $25,625      25.5
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                         20   $19,286      35.0           0         .        .
Customer Service Representatives                             2,760   $21,224      16.9       1,745   $24,566      17.5
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                   75   $26,739      55.3          65   $27,337      47.7
File Clerks                                                    465   $19,274      17.0         270   $24,688      19.9
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                           320   $12,154      13.8         160   $15,566      20.4
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                       770   $10,967      31.8         225   $22,460      23.8
Library Assistants, Clerical                                    95   $14,583      49.5          45   $31,719     100.0
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                    90   $28,250      49.4          70   $30,600      42.9
New Account Clerks                                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Order Clerks                                                   310   $17,188      13.0         140   $26,136      10.1
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                   60   $21,250      18.3          40   $26,964       9.8
Receptionists and Information Clerks                           400   $19,575      32.1         250   $25,664      30.3
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                                390   $18,300      15.3         275   $19,107      13.9
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                       155   $28,750      29.0         125   $32,950      24.8
Cargo and Freight Agents                                        25   $14,375       0.0          10   $26,250       0.0
Couriers and Messengers                                        745   $21,199       6.3         435   $33,021       3.9
Dispatchers                                                    745   $25,906       8.3         555   $26,199      10.8
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       400   $25,212       3.5         325   $26,144       3.4
Postal Service Clerks                                          480   $38,802      18.1         395   $39,688      19.8
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 1,205   $38,362       7.9         990   $40,034       9.0
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                                 360   $36,804      15.8         290   $37,295      19.6
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                    585   $35,000      29.2         350   $46,382      36.1
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      1,360   $20,678       5.4         980   $22,234       5.6
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                               3,635   $16,223       5.4       2,065   $20,904       6.7
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                                345   $20,795      12.8         245   $24,655      12.6
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                      965   $19,176      34.7         520   $25,325      39.0
Computer Operators                                             535   $23,750      23.1         390   $26,886      28.9
Data Entry Keyers                                              515   $16,573      29.3         270   $26,703      27.9
Word Processors and Typists                                     60   $21,339      30.5          20   $17,500       0.0
Desktop Publishers                                              15    $1,250       0.0          10    $1,250       0.0
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                  145   $27,434      44.8         100   $33,021      64.4



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 MEXICO; 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                                               320   $20,122       8.8         240   $21,667       7.1
Office Clerks, General                                       1,165   $15,735      23.4         535   $21,521      24.1
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                       85   $18,804       0.0          55   $21,000       0.0
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                   30   $22,279      74.2           4   $31,250     100.0
Statistical Assistants                                          40   $28,125      40.0          20   $35,536      36.4
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other           860   $31,339      32.2         670   $37,962      31.3

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         470   $28,047      22.2         325   $30,845      24.8
Agricultural Inspectors                                        130   $24,318      29.5         130   $24,545      30.5
Animal Breeders                                                 45   $23,182      22.7          30   $24,659       0.0
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                      25    $7,212       0.0           4   $23,750       0.0
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                           6,335   $13,072       4.2       3,180   $17,159       5.9
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                             25    $2,212       0.0           0         .        .
Hunters and Trappers                                            35   $29,167       0.0          30   $30,375       0.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                                180   $10,521       1.1          70   $23,750       2.9
Logging Workers                                                355   $14,427       2.0         165   $18,167       0.0

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                              8,505   $32,756       9.2       6,245   $37,100       9.6
Boilermakers                                                   160   $23,462       0.0         100   $28,438       0.0
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                    1,115   $18,144       1.7         460   $22,105       0.0
Carpenters                                                   8,825   $17,777       5.7       4,130   $22,424       4.4
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers              1,430   $19,476       2.3         740   $21,454       0.0
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                    1,040   $19,071       1.5         515   $21,804       1.9
Contruction Laborers                                        10,610   $16,032       3.4       4,705   $21,060       4.0
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators             165   $17,730       0.0          80   $18,558       0.0
Pile-Driver Operators                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                  3,940   $24,697       2.6       2,755   $27,199       2.8
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                     1,170   $20,036       1.6         610   $22,361       3.1
Electricians                                                 4,565   $28,449       5.3       3,230   $31,664       4.5
Glaziers                                                       285   $17,885       0.0         200   $21,058       0.0
Insulation Workers                                             180   $21,686       0.0         125   $27,566       0.0
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                       2,325   $15,790       6.9       1,040   $19,857       3.7
Paperhangers                                                    20   $13,750       0.0           4   $21,250       0.0
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters          4,805   $24,001       2.9       3,055   $26,841       2.9
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                 1,140   $15,631       1.2         460   $18,396       0.0
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                        50   $20,125       0.0          40   $20,250       0.0
Roofers                                                      1,490   $16,835       1.7         795   $20,684       2.0
Sheet Metal Workers                                            700   $22,981       0.7         470   $25,664       1.1
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                              390   $24,329       8.7         205   $27,348       0.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                   495   $15,291       1.4         260   $19,031       0.0
Construction and Building Inspectors                           595   $30,755      22.1         440   $31,285      19.0
Elevator Installers and Repairers                               55   $50,417       0.0          40   $52,778       0.0



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

          NEW MEXICO; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 195   $14,674       0.0          85   $19,219       0.0
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            145   $30,929       0.0         130   $31,393       0.0
Highway Maintenance Workers                                    985   $19,364       1.7         605   $21,323       2.0
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    120   $30,865       0.0          80   $29,911       0.0
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                    75   $19,792       0.0          30   $29,583       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                 210   $19,079       5.2         130   $21,333       8.6
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                         615   $27,409       1.6         320   $28,974       3.1
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                              395   $25,107       3.8         270   $26,683       5.6
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                     165   $31,920       7.2         165   $31,830       7.3
Mining Machine Operators                                     1,385   $37,266       5.6         985   $39,353       5.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             4   $36,250       0.0           4   $36,250       0.0
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                       120   $27,500       0.0          95   $32,644       0.0
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                   265   $21,688       0.0         160   $31,250       0.0
Other Extraction Workers                                       950   $27,411       3.6         515   $31,806       6.6

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   2,325   $36,347       9.1       1,845   $40,169       8.6
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  1,435   $30,643      14.6       1,020   $34,524      16.6
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              1,370   $42,540       9.3       1,080   $46,101      10.3
Avionics Technicians                                            80   $19,028       7.4          40   $31,193       0.0
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers             180   $15,000      10.1         105   $20,250       5.6
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                     30   $16,550       0.0          15   $17,000       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      155   $45,417      12.4         120   $52,750      15.7
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                     105   $22,500       0.0          70   $29,306       0.0
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                250   $20,915       0.0         175   $23,229       0.0
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                     265   $26,071       3.0         160   $27,383       5.0
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                   1,300   $31,543       6.9         960   $33,571       4.8
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        1,230   $21,571       0.7         845   $24,112       1.1
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      175   $16,830       6.9         110   $21,944      11.1
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                 7,445   $21,397       2.9       5,175   $25,102       2.7
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                2,080   $27,378       3.2       1,510   $30,439       3.2
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  1,870   $32,619       2.0       1,355   $36,882       1.9
Small Engine Mechanics                                         355   $18,427       3.4         250   $21,906       4.8
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                    625   $16,004       3.7         335   $23,229       6.8



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 MEXICO; 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                     230   $27,083       2.2         190   $29,559       2.7
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                   1,440   $28,860       3.8       1,065   $31,565       4.4
Home Appliance Repairers                                       380   $15,500      10.6         225   $19,722      17.7
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                2,345   $35,381       3.5       1,850   $38,655       4.1
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                      3,340   $21,008       4.0       2,180   $25,517       4.3
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 195   $26,595       5.7         110   $25,938       6.3
Millwrights                                                    170   $28,889       0.0         110   $31,944       0.0
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers                 815   $38,340       1.2         610   $40,929       0.7
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers               725   $30,833       4.4         535   $35,530       5.1
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                   445   $25,313      12.6         320   $31,484       7.8
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    215   $22,167       4.2         140   $25,556       6.4
Commercial Divers                                               15   $26,250       0.0           0         .        .
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  370   $16,250      16.4         270   $21,250      12.2
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers               390   $17,401       5.4         250   $19,063       5.6
Riggers                                                         90   $21,806       0.0          40   $19,808       0.0
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                               55   $61,023       0.0          35   $53,750       0.0
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         130   $15,972       0.0          70   $19,464       0.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          1,260   $24,489       6.8         820   $29,262       7.1

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                          3,655   $35,607      15.4       2,845   $37,494      15.4
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                    20   $26,875       0.0          20   $26,875       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                   530   $25,038       7.3         430   $26,653       9.1
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                            80   $26,350       0.0          40   $26,100       0.0
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                        45   $32,083       0.0          30   $35,833       0.0
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                     1,830   $18,192       5.7       1,195   $20,980       3.9
Bakers                                                         500   $14,799       1.4         245   $19,792       2.8
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    1,265   $24,123       2.1         870   $26,808       2.8
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                         55   $21,607      36.8          15   $10,156       0.0
Food Batchmakers                                               275   $16,576       1.4         175   $23,508       0.0
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      10   $11,250       0.0          10   $11,250       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                      60   $31,500       5.2          15   $42,500      18.8
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                15    $9,861       0.0          10   $26,250       0.0
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             20   $11,786       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                     150   $11,296       0.0          55   $21,875       0.0



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

          NEW MEXICO; 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                                25    $7,000       0.0          10   $46,250       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                 250   $19,327       2.0         135   $23,125       3.7
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 4   $16,250       0.0           0         .        .
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Machinists                                                   1,805   $31,768       2.9       1,425   $32,422       3.0
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                    60   $14,948       0.0          20   $20,625       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic               15   $32,500      50.0          10  $100,714      58.3
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   400   $18,545       0.0         290   $23,750       0.0
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             10   $31,667       0.0          10   $31,667       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                             75   $36,379       8.1          70   $36,121       0.0
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                      3,870   $23,590       2.7       2,375   $26,955       3.4
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 4   $38,750       0.0           0         .        .
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    75   $21,932       8.1          55   $22,604      10.5
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                            40    $9,474       0.0          35    $9,868       0.0
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 1,195   $27,702       1.7         815   $31,050       2.1
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                 90   $20,625       0.0          65   $23,309       0.0
Job Printers                                                   220   $23,894       2.3         170   $25,592       0.0
Prepress Technicians and Workers                                80   $21,917      22.2          60   $21,583      30.5
Printing Machine Operators                                     450   $25,019       0.9         330   $25,129       1.2
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                               360   $17,083       6.4         195   $18,086      11.7
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials               70   $13,750       0.0          40   $20,938       0.0
Sewing Machine Operators                                       135   $10,313       8.1          30   $20,625      35.5
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         135   $11,406       1.5          90   $11,319       2.2
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                              15   $15,568       0.0           4   $11,250       0.0
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                                35   $23,472       0.0          35   $23,889       0.0
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                        0         .        .            0         .        .
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                        0         .        .            0         .        .
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                        20   $20,417      20.0          10   $21,250       0.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                                4   $46,250       0.0           4   $46,250       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Upholsterers                                                   200   $12,067       2.5         135   $19,688       0.0
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other            55   $13,355       0.0          15   $21,250       0.0



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

          NEW MEXICO; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                             595   $17,236      13.4         375   $25,194       9.1
Furniture Finishers                                             70   $37,188       0.0          40   $45,595       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood           180   $20,611       1.1         110   $22,094       1.8
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                110   $15,982       0.0          55   $16,728       0.0
Woodworkers, All Other                                         445   $16,058      16.6         255   $21,324      25.0
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           435   $54,779       7.3         400   $56,776       8.0
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                      440   $35,769      11.9         350   $36,042      13.2
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                      675   $26,250      10.9         555   $27,287      11.7
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       360   $40,766       3.0         285   $47,500       3.9
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                   80   $27,344       8.9          55   $31,563      12.7
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                      375   $21,133       4.3         250   $23,162       2.4
Cutting Workers                                                270   $13,508       2.6         170   $17,000       0.0
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                               45   $33,625       0.0          35   $34,750       0.0
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                       40   $28,750      19.0          30   $40,625      25.8
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers          2,475   $30,875      15.6       1,820   $33,674      15.4
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                1,340   $12,249       4.9         665   $20,197       5.0
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians          315   $23,438      17.7         195   $27,386      12.4
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders            250   $16,296       3.2         130   $21,458       0.0
Painting Workers                                               705   $21,691       2.3         510   $24,441       2.7
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                      165   $14,167       1.2          60   $24,444       0.0
Semiconductor Processors                                       155   $29,563      25.5         120   $29,250      24.6
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders              30   $19,000       0.0          20   $90,250       0.0
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                         25   $20,000       0.0          20   $31,250       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders            25   $30,735       0.0          15   $31,250       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                           20    $4,083       0.0          20    $4,083       0.0
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      275   $14,353      19.9         140   $22,396      22.7
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders            55   $25,125       0.0          35   $26,313       0.0
Tire Builders                                                   20    $1,786       0.0           4   $15,000       0.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                     235   $14,013       0.0          85   $19,531       0.0
Production Workers, All Other                                2,805   $20,396       6.4       1,665   $25,595       7.7

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    1,130   $31,915       9.0         855   $33,510       8.3
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                           570   $38,482      56.7         390   $39,375      55.1
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  475   $64,545      15.6         425   $71,250      12.9



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

          NEW MEXICO; 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                                           60   $28,077      43.5          35   $21,731      38.2
Bus Drivers                                                  1,630   $16,219       7.4         665   $22,908       6.0
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                      19,160   $25,107       4.1      12,320   $28,535       4.1
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                     750   $15,338      12.4         340   $21,588      12.1
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                              75   $24,306      21.9          55   $25,313      18.5
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                             450   $61,845      13.1         350   $69,554      14.8
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                   115   $42,212       0.0          85   $41,000       0.0
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                            370   $51,071      10.9         235   $51,307       9.4
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                      100   $31,417       0.0          70   $40,329       0.0
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                       15   $23,977      15.4           4   $41,250     100.0
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                            20   $42,188       0.0          15  $136,111       0.0
Ship Engineers                                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                         20   $28,750      38.1           4   $28,250       0.0
Parking Lot Attendants                                         135   $10,607       0.0          45   $12,344       0.0
Service Station Attendants                                     765   $13,781       2.6         430   $18,851       4.7
Transportation Inspectors                                      160   $30,833      13.3         115   $33,942       8.7
Other Transportation Workers                                    80   $23,125       0.0          65   $25,391       0.0
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  10   $14,063       0.0          10   $14,219       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                      315   $32,436       5.1         235   $36,129       6.8
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators              560   $26,044       2.2         335   $29,435       2.7
Hoist and Winch Operators                                      125   $37,344       2.4          95   $40,281       3.1
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                       1,315   $17,565       0.0         915   $19,640       0.0
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                          1,245   $13,045       3.0         565   $17,101       3.5
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                       6,380   $16,007       3.9       3,300   $22,186       4.2
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                  80   $20,781       6.3          45   $22,188       6.8
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                    380   $11,029       5.3         155   $18,029       3.8
Pumping Station Operators                                      745   $30,444       2.4         535   $35,489       3.0
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                     405   $13,162       4.4         245   $16,217       3.3
Shuttle Car Operators                                            4   $16,250       0.0           4   $16,250       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                               40   $26,618       0.0          20   $35,673       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                             245   $29,485       0.0         145   $30,727       0.0


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