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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: New York: Both Sexes

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


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

21 to 74 years                                           8,898,180   $28,433      33.2   5,650,930   $36,440      36.0

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            80,835   $85,732      63.2      67,895   $91,992      64.4
General and Operations Managers                             52,435   $54,165      50.5      44,135   $58,910      50.3
Legislators                                                  1,465   $36,205      65.4         905   $62,270      81.6
Advertising and Promotions Managers                         10,790   $45,278      75.5       8,330   $49,784      75.3
Marketing and Sales Managers                                72,935   $52,231      68.4      57,070   $60,435      69.1
Public Relations Managers                                    5,170   $51,546      72.9       4,000   $57,294      72.4
Administrative Services Managers                             8,360   $47,329      43.3       6,920   $51,209      42.4
Computer and Information Systems Managers                   22,500   $69,154      68.7      19,270   $71,454      68.8
Financial Managers                                          80,765   $54,734      64.1      66,595   $59,151      64.8
Human Resources Managers                                    32,355   $43,152      48.5      24,680   $49,669      51.5
Industrial Production Managers                              15,960   $50,768      42.8      13,405   $52,479      43.5
Purchasing Managers                                         11,440   $50,684      51.4       9,745   $52,042      51.7
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers          14,220   $39,263      23.4      11,660   $41,782      23.8
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                 5,425   $25,234      17.3       3,995   $28,551      17.3
Farmers and Ranchers                                        16,335   $14,209      14.9      11,955   $16,449      14.2
Construction Managers                                       34,650   $42,781      28.1      25,620   $50,877      30.5
Education Administrators                                    53,455   $48,497      77.9      37,215   $53,748      80.5
Engineering Managers                                         7,485   $78,584      75.2       6,705   $80,985      77.0
Food Service Managers                                       43,810   $27,377      24.0      31,100   $31,385      24.9
Funeral Directors                                            3,260   $43,043      30.6       2,565   $48,672      33.3
Gaming Managers                                              1,215   $29,826      32.5         850   $36,458      38.2
Lodging Managers                                             7,355   $31,201      38.6       5,285   $36,116      40.7
Medical and Health Services Managers                        34,460   $46,204      58.4      27,625   $50,106      59.3
Natural Sciences Managers                                    1,295   $75,197      90.6       1,085   $83,125      94.1
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                         2,265   $48,213      19.2       1,865   $50,086      20.5
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                  30,225   $37,436      36.7      22,530   $41,597      36.0
Social and Community Service Managers                       21,875   $39,669      70.4      16,510   $44,786      72.5
Managers, All Other                                        129,390   $50,329      53.2     102,120   $54,449      53.9

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                               4,890   $36,001      63.4       3,360   $41,642      67.0
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    445   $39,676      30.6         335   $51,758      33.0
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products           16,210   $31,407      38.8      10,955   $37,195      40.0
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                             14,045   $36,572      38.5      11,285   $38,580      38.8
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                             21,920   $35,293      41.2      17,685   $36,987      42.9
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      7,725   $42,242      55.7       5,725   $47,635      60.4
Cost Estimators                                              5,465   $43,588      31.2       4,470   $50,068      33.2



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

          NEW YORK; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations
  Specialists                                               56,600   $39,028      54.7      41,645   $42,666      55.1
Logisticians                                                 1,260   $40,729      51.3       1,035   $41,448      50.2
Management Analysts                                         38,745   $52,918      78.8      25,755   $62,674      78.7
Meeting and Convention Planners                              2,370   $36,067      56.8       1,590   $40,780      52.7
Other Business Operations Specialists                       17,520   $32,226      39.9      12,320   $37,321      39.4
Accountants and Auditors                                   140,060   $41,842      77.3     105,645   $46,956      78.6
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      5,260   $40,004      52.7       3,750   $44,992      56.8
Budget Analysts                                              2,695   $45,839      65.8       2,260   $47,667      63.7
Credit Analysts                                              2,405   $42,116      68.9       1,890   $47,475      70.2
Financial Analysts                                          10,285   $70,116      88.2       7,720   $80,015      88.4
Personal Financial Advisors                                 24,285   $57,108      77.4      18,315   $65,333      79.4
Insurance Underwriters                                       6,470   $41,292      47.8       5,360   $42,739      48.3
Financial Examiners                                          1,270   $49,563      68.3       1,005   $51,933      73.4
Loan Counselors and Officers                                14,750   $39,269      51.0      11,490   $42,871      51.8
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                7,170   $36,808      45.5       5,365   $40,857      50.8
Tax Preparers                                                6,725   $15,641      54.1       2,370   $44,659      62.7
Financial Specialists, All Other                             4,050   $42,500      49.8       3,120   $46,489      51.1

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                      46,545   $51,417      65.2      34,955   $56,865      65.9
Computer Programmers                                        52,420   $53,721      70.3      39,065   $60,200      71.0
Computer Software Engineers                                 34,210   $59,731      75.5      27,480   $62,852      75.9
Computer Support Specialists                                22,495   $37,087      42.9      15,685   $41,830      42.9
Database Administrators                                      4,565   $50,386      67.4       3,420   $55,845      69.0
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                 11,975   $48,334      56.0       9,585   $51,201      56.6
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts             23,100   $44,103      60.3      16,045   $51,328      60.2
Actuaries                                                    2,260   $72,365      94.5       1,835   $81,025      95.1
Mathematicians                                                 140   $49,081      93.5          55   $76,667     100.0
Operations Research Analysts                                 5,975   $49,580      64.2       4,355   $51,881      66.2
Statisticians                                                1,535   $50,505      81.7       1,115   $57,454      83.3
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                 240   $36,000      81.5         170   $41,161      77.5

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                    18,170   $47,798      88.0      13,670   $52,970      90.2
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists              1,310   $40,313      68.9       1,035   $45,129      66.5
Aerospace Engineers                                          1,885   $62,174      72.8       1,620   $66,642      73.6
Agricultural Engineers                                          25   $28,250      44.4          20   $30,000      60.0
Biomedical Engineers                                           425   $51,829      75.3         410   $52,153      74.9
Chemical Engineers                                           2,660   $61,897      85.5       2,280   $65,500      88.2
Civil Engineers                                             15,615   $52,302      78.1      13,235   $56,356      78.3
Computer Hardware Engineers                                  4,315   $50,685      66.1       3,190   $58,333      66.7
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                         16,315   $60,688      71.9      14,155   $62,244      72.8
Environmental Engineers                                      2,180   $52,241      88.0       1,930   $54,355      87.6
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            9,400   $50,828      61.1       7,945   $52,652      61.1
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                          340   $41,094      69.2         180   $76,786      81.9



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 YORK; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                          1,560   $49,886      58.3       1,285   $52,266      57.4
Mechanical Engineers                                        13,815   $53,593      67.0      11,790   $56,286      67.4
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                              15   $56,250      28.6          15   $56,250      28.6
Nuclear Engineers                                              720   $71,654      85.2         650   $73,603      84.8
Petroleum Engineers                                             40   $90,227     100.0          30   $91,364     100.0
Engineers, All Others                                       16,170   $56,565      75.6      13,305   $60,895      75.5
Drafters                                                    10,720   $34,199      28.9       7,880   $38,607      27.5
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                    22,815   $37,414      18.8      18,295   $40,664      16.9
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                            2,835   $33,581       6.1       2,045   $39,664       6.6

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                             1,075   $31,717      64.8         720   $41,014      59.1
Biological Scientists                                        4,300   $32,767      88.4       2,930   $38,166      91.7
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          685   $40,865      81.9         560   $43,295      81.5
Medical Scientists                                           7,330   $37,326      98.9       5,365   $43,896      99.9
Astronomers and Physicists                                   1,115   $64,773      95.7         940   $70,703      96.4
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                               345   $50,804      79.9         250   $61,364      85.3
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            6,695   $46,250      90.2       5,400   $50,847      90.8
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                   2,535   $44,206      92.7       2,035   $47,959      92.5
Physical Scientists, All Other                              10,120   $37,975      95.7       6,955   $52,466      97.5
Economists                                                   2,015   $66,658     100.0       1,570   $75,818     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                    7,630   $41,744      74.0       4,635   $52,294      79.5
Psychologists                                               19,515   $47,352      98.9       9,420   $55,701      99.1
Sociologists                                                   310   $30,083      86.8         165   $40,125      93.3
Urban and Regional Planners                                  1,200   $51,229      92.9         945   $55,326      92.3
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers          2,130   $30,938      90.5       1,195   $40,900      92.7
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      995   $28,341      22.8         780   $31,494      23.8
Biological Technicians                                       1,060   $26,686      43.2         575   $31,061      49.0
Chemical Technicians                                         4,355   $36,795      29.5       3,530   $40,012      28.2
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           170   $43,542      27.2         110   $44,306      20.4
Nuclear Technicians                                            190   $55,625      30.2         165   $60,000      27.7
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         9,080   $25,653      45.5       4,915   $33,936      44.6

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                  52,325   $28,414      62.0      30,265   $32,083      61.1
Social Workers                                              69,770   $32,024      79.2      49,510   $35,028      78.5
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists              21,640   $29,429      53.3      14,520   $33,867      58.3
Clergy                                                      18,450   $25,243      78.4      13,445   $29,375      80.8
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                2,730   $24,864      61.6       1,685   $31,496      67.5
Religious Workers, All Other                                 4,645   $15,582      56.3       2,110   $27,262      60.4

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                     95,355   $80,803      99.7      74,585   $92,202      99.9
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers              4,530   $63,172      84.0       3,320   $81,110      88.6
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                             28,885   $30,765      50.6      18,360   $35,876      45.8
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                         16,065   $27,883      45.9       9,100   $36,509      37.8



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 YORK; BOTH SEXES

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

  EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND LIBRARY OCCUPATIONS
Postsecondary Teachers                                      88,150   $37,419      92.2      51,330   $51,503      94.0
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                         23,340   $16,798      56.0      12,850   $21,960      56.1
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                      241,995   $40,019      94.4     169,030   $44,574      96.0
Secondary School Teachers                                   63,525   $41,815      95.9      46,595   $46,331      97.6
Special Education Teachers                                  16,620   $37,948      91.3      11,975   $40,922      93.9
Other Teachers and Instructors                              39,230   $14,828      57.4      12,125   $30,941      59.7
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                 4,260   $32,548      81.2       2,740   $39,858      82.7
Librarians                                                  15,130   $36,830      87.3       8,835   $41,231      91.2
Library Technicians                                          2,320   $10,365      21.9         650   $22,500      17.4
Teacher Assistants                                          94,290   $12,452      15.5      19,390   $18,401      15.4
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers               3,660   $31,798      77.6       1,740   $41,679      78.5

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                 25,155   $29,553      64.4      13,385   $40,317      64.6
Designers                                                   67,490   $32,591      55.5      40,175   $41,295      56.0
Actors                                                       8,525   $22,462      64.3       1,450   $45,481      64.3
Producers and Directors                                     20,630   $44,967      80.7      13,050   $51,288      82.5
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               9,170   $17,947      52.2       3,335   $34,236      60.6
Dancers and Choreographers                                   2,585   $21,453      39.5         650   $32,213      48.5
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                      16,700   $21,621      60.5       5,325   $35,537      63.0
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                         2,795   $21,496      47.8         810   $30,685      48.0
Announcers                                                   3,045   $24,959      44.9       1,555   $34,810      49.9
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                10,275   $40,352      85.7       6,645   $51,753      87.6
Public Relations Specialists                                13,750   $40,181      74.6       9,235   $46,349      77.4
Editors                                                     27,905   $37,968      85.6      18,495   $46,166      87.1
Technical Writers                                            3,765   $40,709      71.6       2,315   $46,444      65.6
Writers and Authors                                         21,035   $32,907      85.5      10,870   $45,532      87.0
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                5,565   $25,051      54.4       2,430   $40,915      57.2
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                            9,140   $38,656      38.0       6,130   $47,143      35.6
Photographers                                               11,480   $27,432      52.3       5,915   $36,095      55.2
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                      3,435   $39,110      56.6       1,675   $46,539      48.4
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                     75   $65,815      67.1          35   $46,250      94.4

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                3,595   $55,125      98.9       2,455   $62,182      99.1
Dentists                                                    13,185   $86,336      99.7       7,980   $99,643     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                 7,410   $31,025      66.2       4,425   $37,160      65.0
Optometrists                                                 1,755   $66,906     100.0       1,165   $80,683     100.0
Pharmacists                                                 15,165   $60,206      94.0      10,660   $65,791      96.5
Physicians and Surgeons                                     68,310   $98,337      99.7      48,590  $110,486      99.7
Physician Assistants                                         5,505   $41,097      73.1       3,555   $55,891      70.8



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 YORK; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                  1,645   $69,444     100.0       1,120   $78,906     100.0
Registered Nurses                                          179,570   $42,096      54.6     112,225   $50,262      55.0
Audiologists                                                   965   $40,960      98.7         575   $46,352      99.0
Occupational Therapists                                      6,065   $40,747      88.9       2,875   $46,004      86.2
Physical Therapists                                         11,265   $45,019      91.7       6,540   $51,001      92.0
Radiation Therapists                                           835   $48,281      45.1         720   $51,379      43.9
Recreational Therapists                                      2,010   $30,912      68.8       1,450   $34,747      73.3
Respiratory Therapists                                       4,200   $40,269      33.8       3,115   $42,542      31.9
Speech-Language Pathologists                                10,335   $41,747      99.1       3,815   $46,374      98.7
Therapists, All Others                                       5,285   $30,105      75.3       3,045   $35,746      73.9
Veterinarians                                                2,775   $56,354      99.3       1,940   $65,130      99.6
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                    760   $30,976      81.5         400   $41,607      81.3
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                  21,915   $31,516      58.9      14,465   $36,336      59.8
Dental Hygienists                                            7,770   $29,683      16.7       2,790   $36,993      19.3
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians            14,780   $37,055      26.6      10,355   $41,280      27.3
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 7,630   $32,869      15.5       5,905   $36,577      13.2
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                               12,835   $20,305      17.5       7,550   $25,252      15.7
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses           43,220   $26,146      11.0      26,365   $30,026      10.8
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians           5,810   $22,551      17.5       3,625   $26,321      16.8
Opticians, Dispensing                                        3,210   $31,346      21.9       2,440   $33,810      22.3
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians           4,785   $31,330      38.9       3,270   $35,022      36.4
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                3,475   $37,206      61.1       2,495   $41,688      61.3

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                220,465   $17,977       7.1     115,740   $23,233       7.4
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                  1,095   $25,406      11.5         530   $28,895       9.8
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                      3,460   $23,822      20.2       2,030   $28,313      17.7
Massage Therapists                                           4,020   $16,433      48.0       1,075   $26,343      45.1
Dental Assistants                                           14,595   $18,130       9.8       6,570   $23,546      10.3
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                38,990   $20,446      14.1      20,760   $25,778      13.6

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                   3,425   $51,936      24.2       3,025   $52,265      23.4
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                11,810   $67,787      39.3      10,515   $68,761      38.9
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                         3,175   $71,291      23.0       2,740   $71,640      23.0
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other           8,625   $35,007      26.4       6,650   $38,145      29.4
Fire Fighters                                               17,925   $55,722      21.4      15,895   $56,707      22.3
Fire Inspectors                                              1,435   $44,399      19.2       1,215   $45,658      20.9
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                  40,335   $41,454      10.5      35,240   $41,686      10.3
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                       13,365   $61,148      37.6      11,760   $61,534      37.2
Fish and Game Wardens                                           60   $29,821      16.4          30   $41,406      10.0



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 YORK; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                    375   $28,582       5.1         260   $30,321       6.2
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                          59,845   $51,928      26.5      51,765   $52,486      26.4
Transit and Railroad Police                                     65   $17,917      19.7           4   $38,750       0.0
Animal Control Workers                                         490   $26,899       9.4         375   $31,350       9.9
Private Detectives and Investigators                         5,370   $38,283      46.0       3,895   $43,207      45.4
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers            74,045   $20,432      10.3      42,820   $27,063      11.2
Crossing Guards                                              5,330    $8,794       2.7         605   $26,875       5.3
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers              6,590    $7,508       9.9       1,035   $19,674      19.0

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                        32,500   $21,094       9.7      20,530   $25,125       9.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                       26,595   $20,259      15.4      16,235   $24,785      15.6
Cooks                                                       90,870   $13,736       4.3      44,210   $18,997       4.3
Food Preparation Workers                                    28,400   $11,325       5.1      10,895   $17,440       4.9
Bartenders                                                  21,465   $12,868      16.5       8,435   $20,415      17.0
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                       14,770   $10,843       5.6       5,675   $17,992       4.3
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                7,815    $9,711       7.6       2,490   $15,664       5.7
Waiters and Waitresses                                      89,890   $11,570      14.7      29,310   $19,135      13.4
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                 10,675   $15,097       7.0       4,565   $23,043       6.9
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                   12,905   $10,917       5.2       4,030   $17,303       6.0
Dishwashers                                                 12,135   $10,601       2.9       4,765   $14,935       2.0
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                       5,705    $9,483      13.8       1,275   $20,050      12.9
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                    575   $13,323       1.4         265   $19,514       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                        13,805   $27,859       8.2      10,210   $31,449       8.1
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                        6,515   $31,105      12.8       4,310   $35,995      14.9
Janitors and Building Cleaners                             160,450   $20,748       4.0      95,075   $27,072       4.0
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                             89,005   $13,443       4.7      40,565   $20,374       4.2
Pest Control Workers                                         3,050   $25,974      12.9       2,035   $30,504      14.8
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                 45,785   $16,639       6.2      20,200   $25,466       6.0

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers            1,870   $29,190      34.3       1,335   $32,461      38.1
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    8,575   $26,184      24.0       5,825   $30,508      26.5
Animal Trainers                                              1,525   $20,919      28.3         960   $23,036      21.5
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    4,955   $14,148      15.4       2,385   $21,206      17.0



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 YORK; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                               2,060   $20,384       7.9         985   $25,432       4.5
Motion Picture Projectionists                                  685   $24,115      32.8         340   $41,848      29.6
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                  11,270   $28,293      11.8       7,140   $31,892      10.6
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                    7,445   $11,836      20.5       2,160   $25,713      22.7
Funeral Service Workers                                        515   $25,795      25.7         305   $30,422      22.2
Barbers                                                      6,850   $15,996       4.4       3,900   $21,062       5.3
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists              43,555   $13,180       5.7      19,540   $19,562       6.4
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                   11,390   $13,644      12.4       4,705   $19,065      12.2
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                    7,120   $26,283      10.1       4,815   $29,958      10.7
Tour and Travel Guides                                       2,930   $12,212      33.7         810   $24,149      27.7
Transportation Attendants                                   10,165   $24,802      29.1       3,900   $31,770      29.9
Child Care Workers                                          87,180   $10,413      10.8      34,400   $16,455      11.4
Personal and Home Care Aides                                20,285   $15,419       9.1       9,745   $20,377       9.0
Recreation and Fitness Workers                              17,460   $16,944      40.5       7,330   $30,287      42.4
Residential Advisors                                         4,180   $17,372      23.0       2,280   $24,020      28.4
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                 2,440   $16,190      19.7       1,140   $27,034      17.5

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                  175,175   $28,387      24.5     132,130   $31,661      24.7
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   64,290   $41,032      39.2      51,745   $45,744      40.3
Cashiers                                                   129,505   $10,268       8.5      44,285   $17,672      10.3
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    7,525   $12,020      13.0       3,325   $20,192      15.3
Parts Salespersons                                           5,565   $25,625       5.2       4,295   $27,262       4.8
Retail Salespersons                                        189,575   $15,765      20.5      92,870   $27,174      23.4
Advertising Sales Agents                                    17,635   $40,514      59.0      12,430   $47,432      60.0
Insurance Sales Agents                                      29,085   $38,474      46.4      22,135   $42,686      47.1
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                              62,080   $62,110      67.9      48,130   $74,277      69.2
Travel Agents                                               12,480   $23,191      31.1       7,885   $28,753      30.5
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                  34,325   $39,213      46.4      24,290   $47,807      49.8
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          85,960   $40,072      40.8      64,900   $46,183      42.7
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                 4,715   $11,466      24.8       1,140   $42,904      39.9
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                        41,045   $30,354      41.8      23,410   $41,599      45.2
Sales Engineers                                              1,865   $59,130      66.6       1,655   $62,269      65.7
Telemarketers                                                9,900   $11,557      20.0       3,305   $26,691      21.8
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                       11,725   $11,971      16.5       4,215   $24,047      18.5
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                        15,355   $33,921      53.9       9,735   $44,461      60.0

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                             129,720   $32,897      27.6      99,035   $36,656      27.4
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service           5,230   $19,809       8.6       2,615   $25,977       8.3



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

          NEW YORK; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                          6,110   $21,489      11.0       3,640   $27,309      10.1
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                 1,120   $29,531      22.4         675   $32,348      24.6
Bill and Account Collectors                                 12,325   $25,566      17.0       8,010   $30,115      16.9
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators            32,605   $24,037      18.2      21,025   $27,367      16.9
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks               118,465   $24,373      18.2      72,470   $28,846      17.2
Gaming Cage Workers                                             85   $16,964       5.9          50   $19,271       0.0
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                              14,420   $26,696      15.0      10,485   $29,492      14.8
Procurement Clerks                                           2,235   $30,049      26.0       1,750   $33,298      25.9
Tellers                                                     22,420   $16,175      11.6      11,390   $20,556      11.6
Brokerage Clerks                                             1,995   $37,129      26.9       1,465   $41,314      21.4
Correspondence Clerks                                          760   $29,886      29.8         580   $31,250      32.1
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                         6,570   $31,205      25.7       4,800   $37,144      27.9
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                      3,000   $30,026      37.3       2,300   $31,831      40.3
Customer Service Representatives                           113,725   $23,970      22.0      71,960   $29,119      22.3
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                5,645   $31,044      37.4       4,610   $31,927      39.5
File Clerks                                                 19,980   $17,076      14.5       9,245   $25,442      14.0
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                         4,345   $16,515      17.8       2,205   $23,514      20.4
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                    13,010   $14,609      26.5       4,640   $26,741      23.2
Library Assistants, Clerical                                11,655   $11,999      28.4       3,645   $24,510      30.7
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                 4,850   $27,108      30.1       3,620   $30,329      29.0
New Account Clerks                                             880   $27,035      32.3         570   $30,481      37.8
Order Clerks                                                10,505   $20,427      15.3       5,870   $26,682      16.5
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                4,085   $28,564      28.1       2,935   $31,389      25.5
Receptionists and Information Clerks                        73,745   $16,703      13.6      32,875   $23,635      11.5
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                             13,655   $27,436      20.9       8,760   $35,092      20.1
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                     5,265   $22,995      22.5       2,860   $29,056      23.2
Cargo and Freight Agents                                     1,655   $32,103      18.2       1,270   $36,235      21.2
Couriers and Messengers                                     18,715   $17,081       9.2       9,840   $26,045       9.0
Dispatchers                                                 15,530   $28,849       9.3      11,350   $32,783       9.6
Meter Readers, Utilities                                     1,900   $31,811      11.1       1,480   $36,511      10.1
Postal Service Clerks                                       14,695   $38,341      12.0      11,205   $39,548      12.9
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                26,510   $38,238      12.6      21,740   $39,276      12.9
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                              10,280   $37,375      13.3       8,030   $38,727      14.7
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                 20,340   $31,011      38.1      14,385   $36,003      35.0
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                     33,425   $21,606       5.5      22,815   $25,147       5.2
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              60,255   $16,051       7.4      30,965   $23,465       7.0
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                              3,270   $21,250      10.4       2,010   $26,839      10.2
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                  306,120   $25,867      16.4     194,680   $30,309      14.9
Computer Operators                                          20,905   $29,352      23.5      14,215   $34,011      23.7
Data Entry Keyers                                           46,510   $20,209      14.0      25,505   $25,417      12.2
Word Processors and Typists                                 19,550   $21,966      14.7      10,830   $26,072      11.9
Desktop Publishers                                           1,320   $33,654      50.4         680   $41,762      41.6
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks               13,115   $25,864      23.3       9,640   $28,225      23.3



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 YORK; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except
  Postal Service                                            14,680   $18,373       6.5       8,140   $23,369       6.5
Office Clerks, General                                     123,380   $21,069      16.0      68,070   $26,521      14.1
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                    4,740   $20,997       6.6       2,815   $25,767       5.2
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                2,840   $24,386      49.9       1,360   $31,034      43.0
Statistical Assistants                                       2,210   $31,168      36.2       1,580   $36,141      34.6
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other        35,960   $28,389      37.4      23,520   $32,465      38.8

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         945   $23,208      18.3         655   $26,659      15.8
Agricultural Inspectors                                        410   $38,387      42.4         320   $40,536      42.5
Animal Breeders                                                145   $12,083      31.9          75   $14,676       9.1
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     985    $9,870       5.3         395   $15,170       4.3
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                          16,225   $12,833       6.6       8,660   $18,103       6.2
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                          1,150   $20,115      14.6         585   $22,917      11.6
Hunters and Trappers                                            30    $3,977      27.6          10   $23,750     100.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                                455   $16,750       9.0         215   $25,486      10.6
Logging Workers                                              3,165   $18,844       4.3       1,790   $21,483       5.0

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                             49,700   $41,904      11.6      36,510   $47,916      12.2
Boilermakers                                                 1,605   $34,119       5.0       1,045   $36,618       4.5
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                   12,375   $27,772       2.6       5,710   $34,051       2.2
Carpenters                                                  77,170   $26,731       7.3      43,555   $31,628       6.4
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers              8,775   $25,709       3.8       5,300   $30,906       3.8
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                    1,500   $27,224       3.9         510   $42,106       1.8
Contruction Laborers                                        70,245   $22,045       4.9      34,715   $28,732       5.6
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators           1,065   $24,313       1.8         275   $34,327       3.6
Pile-Driver Operators                                           30   $41,875      22.6          20   $30,893      36.8
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                 16,455   $34,633       2.7      10,645   $36,715       2.8
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                     5,345   $25,038       4.6       2,755   $31,696       4.8
Electricians                                                43,575   $41,004       7.9      32,545   $44,234       7.4
Glaziers                                                     2,350   $28,588       3.2       1,565   $33,180       4.0
Insulation Workers                                           1,075   $31,055       4.2         655   $31,875       2.9
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                      32,600   $20,529       8.8      15,110   $27,127       8.4
Paperhangers                                                   985   $22,697      15.1         450   $29,137      18.8
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters         30,065   $36,613       3.9      21,770   $40,744       4.2
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                 1,965   $26,694       3.6       1,065   $35,330       2.1
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                       200   $31,923       2.5         150   $37,500       3.4
Roofers                                                      8,590   $22,041       3.6       4,155   $27,394       5.0
Sheet Metal Workers                                          7,080   $33,885       4.3       5,065   $38,643       4.0
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                            4,310   $36,234       3.2       2,645   $42,587       2.7
Helpers, Construction Trades                                 3,605   $17,267       5.0       1,435   $24,091       4.6
Construction and Building Inspectors                         4,515   $37,560      25.7       3,255   $40,364      27.3
Elevator Installers and Repairers                            5,110   $50,532       5.4       4,050   $53,955       5.9



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 YORK; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                               1,300   $22,863       2.2         685   $26,602       2.6
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                          2,655   $25,778       7.6       1,105   $32,491       5.3
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  7,480   $29,452       1.6       5,920   $30,504       1.9
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                  1,605   $43,227       3.8       1,270   $44,617       1.7
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                   420   $29,342       5.2         320   $30,391       6.5
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers               1,625   $24,781       6.7         800   $29,433       5.9
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                          50   $25,000       0.0          35   $28,750       0.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                              990   $35,222       4.1         625   $37,946       6.6
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                     200   $30,273       5.0         135   $31,620       3.0
Mining Machine Operators                                       485   $29,861       3.3         350   $31,339       4.6
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         4   $16,250       0.0           4   $16,250       0.0
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                     4   $16,250       0.0           0         .        .
Other Extraction Workers                                       360   $25,833       7.5         160   $30,000       5.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                  22,340   $45,256      14.6      18,945   $47,391      14.8
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                 16,985   $33,255      20.2      12,340   $38,186      19.1
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                             18,470   $46,621      13.0      15,180   $50,520      13.2
Avionics Technicians                                           420   $36,712       8.4         345   $40,833       8.7
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers           2,110   $31,932      12.0       1,520   $35,902       9.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                    410   $32,750       8.6         305   $37,583       7.9
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      780   $54,034       9.5         655   $55,840       5.5
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                   1,180   $47,147      10.0         935   $59,760       9.3
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              2,400   $22,978      12.5       1,470   $29,344       9.0
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                   2,920   $30,903       8.5       2,095   $35,823       8.6
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                   5,405   $42,285      11.8       4,620   $45,413      11.3
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        9,710   $26,025       2.2       7,375   $29,016       2.6
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      510   $25,225       4.3         355   $26,995       6.2
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                62,805   $26,075       3.8      46,330   $30,234       3.7
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                               15,750   $36,148       3.1      13,085   $38,280       3.2
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  8,510   $36,615       4.4       6,765   $39,199       4.2
Small Engine Mechanics                                       1,770   $21,763       4.4       1,195   $24,155       3.9
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                  1,635   $19,763       4.6       1,030   $26,157       2.8



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 YORK; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                   1,445   $39,409       4.9       1,165   $42,842       4.5
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                  16,750   $35,093       4.6      13,420   $37,609       4.5
Home Appliance Repairers                                     2,730   $30,331       7.5       2,180   $31,925       8.0
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics               20,225   $35,929       5.1      16,625   $37,853       5.0
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                     28,665   $31,286       6.7      21,760   $34,154       6.2
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                               1,095   $36,563       4.2         855   $40,729       2.3
Millwrights                                                  3,145   $41,499       1.7       2,285   $46,242       2.3
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers               5,575   $60,046       5.5       4,565   $61,460       5.3
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers            14,160   $43,008       9.7      11,485   $48,653      10.1
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                 4,480   $31,116      17.7       3,130   $35,968      15.8
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                  2,345   $22,802       7.0       1,540   $27,769       8.2
Commercial Divers                                              130   $27,000      10.6          55   $45,250      16.4
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                2,040   $28,000       5.7       1,440   $34,037       6.5
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers               290   $22,708       5.8         190   $30,729       6.8
Riggers                                                        270   $40,313       7.0         190   $40,294       6.4
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                              955   $48,911      11.4         855   $49,648      12.1
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers       1,175   $20,962       7.7         620   $26,201       2.6
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         14,910   $29,971      10.9      10,330   $34,435      10.3

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         67,355   $37,771      17.8      54,775   $40,561      18.1
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                   350   $25,577       0.0         270   $27,841       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                11,575   $19,316       4.6       7,880   $22,036       4.4
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                         1,375   $37,066       8.2       1,110   $41,197       8.1
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                       905   $27,800       8.0         765   $29,806       8.7
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    51,430   $19,644       4.6      32,395   $25,108       4.6
Bakers                                                      13,680   $17,331       6.5       8,410   $21,431       6.3
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                   12,095   $25,941       3.0       8,455   $30,607       2.8
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                        465   $17,443      10.5         260   $31,917       8.1
Food Batchmakers                                             3,620   $18,335       4.3       2,180   $24,388       2.7
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                     440   $11,778       6.6         195   $20,183       3.1
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                   1,485   $32,122      10.4       1,230   $36,316      10.6
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               595   $27,206       0.0         385   $28,902       0.0
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            315   $31,250       1.6         235   $36,513       2.1
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            440   $31,360       2.5         330   $32,096       3.3
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                   3,275   $24,240       3.8       2,350   $28,277       4.1



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

          NEW YORK; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               365   $22,500       6.3         290   $23,708       8.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                               4,860   $24,470       3.1       3,475   $27,178       3.6
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               890   $25,800       3.8         660   $29,357       2.0
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   100   $25,875       5.9          60   $26,875       0.0
Machinists                                                  23,445   $31,938       3.4      18,965   $34,687       3.4
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                 1,345   $36,906       3.7       1,050   $40,480       3.7
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic            1,350   $36,514      15.4         965   $42,321      15.6
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 3,440   $25,820       5.3       2,620   $30,729       5.6
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            300   $35,813      11.0         265   $36,484       9.1
Tool and Die Makers                                          5,780   $41,088       4.5       4,955   $42,364       4.7
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                     20,945   $27,791       2.3      14,635   $30,731       2.4
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               450   $36,216       2.2         390   $35,709       2.6
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                             145   $23,021       6.3          80   $31,250       0.0
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 1,160   $26,265       3.6         955   $29,258       3.6
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                           570   $30,815       6.8         385   $38,705       6.5
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                25,955   $25,054       3.8      19,160   $28,486       4.1
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                              2,600   $21,050       6.3       1,645   $26,198       5.8
Job Printers                                                 7,000   $27,680       7.0       5,315   $30,795       7.4
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             5,120   $28,921      15.8       3,450   $33,173      13.7
Printing Machine Operators                                  12,545   $28,948       4.8       9,395   $31,760       4.6
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                            14,705   $14,855       6.0       7,865   $19,640       7.2
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials            7,730   $12,603       2.6       3,925   $16,135       3.9
Sewing Machine Operators                                    50,175   $10,382       2.8      21,875   $13,827       2.5
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                       1,755   $17,078       8.8         975   $22,561       7.2
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                             355   $15,250       2.5         205   $19,375       3.4
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                            13,210   $14,488      10.6       6,885   $21,884      12.3
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                      350   $20,284       2.0         275   $22,330       2.5
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                    1,315   $15,078       5.5         790   $18,200       5.1
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                     1,660   $17,125       7.9         835   $21,063       6.6
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              290   $15,711       1.0         160   $18,214       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           70   $39,167       0.0          65   $39,286       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                             1,640   $41,192      20.2       1,095   $47,208      18.8
Upholsterers                                                 2,265   $21,506       5.7       1,550   $25,592       7.4
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other         2,325   $15,445       9.9       1,150   $23,864      10.9



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 YORK; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                           4,155   $25,597      14.3       2,775   $28,330      13.2
Furniture Finishers                                          2,135   $19,670      11.5       1,265   $25,433      13.1
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                            30   $15,865       0.0          10   $51,250       0.0
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood         1,945   $17,655       3.2       1,310   $20,734       3.1
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                              1,445   $17,932       5.9         900   $20,000       4.7
Woodworkers, All Other                                       2,290   $19,423      16.8       1,270   $24,878      12.6
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers         2,310   $60,919      15.1       1,960   $62,480      14.0
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                    8,700   $42,523      11.6       7,380   $45,869      11.4
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                    3,780   $38,288       9.3       3,365   $39,421       8.8
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                     1,430   $40,288       5.8       1,105   $41,760       4.1
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                3,310   $37,272      10.5       2,670   $40,620      11.8
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    5,310   $24,382       4.5       3,725   $27,299       4.7
Cutting Workers                                              5,385   $20,487       3.9       3,515   $24,393       3.1
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                            1,925   $23,170       3.6       1,470   $25,869       4.1
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      980   $26,083       5.0         730   $29,125       5.5
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         43,970   $25,853      13.6      30,810   $30,989      13.3
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                9,710   $21,702      12.7       5,735   $27,165      12.8
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        6,785   $25,065      14.2       4,780   $28,571      14.4
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders         14,135   $14,644       2.7       7,645   $20,234       2.8
Painting Workers                                             6,685   $22,381       3.8       4,610   $26,794       3.6
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                    6,440   $24,267      23.4       4,045   $30,793      22.1
Semiconductor Processors                                       115   $31,442       8.5          95   $35,875      10.5
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             915   $18,674       3.3         585   $23,443       1.5
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        495   $17,179       5.5         305   $21,991       6.2
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders           140   $28,125       0.0         115   $29,750       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                        1,005   $20,758      14.8         625   $35,033      12.8
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                    2,210   $21,525      18.4       1,335   $26,746      14.2
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders         2,485   $30,845       3.1       1,945   $34,091       2.7
Tire Builders                                                  410   $31,774       2.9         325   $40,833       3.7
Helpers-Production Workers                                   4,285   $13,966       7.8       1,955   $20,949       3.4
Production Workers, All Other                               76,190   $19,563       5.0      46,920   $25,450       4.9

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                   16,565   $37,051      15.5      13,390   $40,274      16.2
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                         2,710   $51,488      68.2       1,805   $51,140      65.7
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                1,995   $67,475      31.4       1,775   $73,061      32.0



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 YORK; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency
  Medical Technicians                                        1,355   $21,809       5.3         860   $25,799       5.5
Bus Drivers                                                 58,595   $21,849       5.1      26,965   $35,431       5.5
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                     169,200   $27,105       4.8     110,090   $32,218       4.4
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                  57,585   $19,084      14.2      29,300   $24,636      13.1
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                           1,010   $25,000       5.0         500   $33,750       3.2
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                           4,275   $50,725       8.4       3,680   $51,310       7.9
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                   245   $45,119      12.3         210   $47,143      14.3
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                          5,000   $45,123      12.3       4,100   $47,561      12.3
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                    1,750   $45,777      12.5       1,450   $47,101      14.0
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      920   $31,777      16.2         325   $39,583       9.5
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                         1,145   $37,313      24.8         460   $49,167      28.0
Ship Engineers                                                 375   $51,047      26.1         290   $51,047      24.4
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                        365   $35,568       3.6         280   $36,818       4.7
Parking Lot Attendants                                       5,645   $15,892       7.7       3,055   $21,050       6.9
Service Station Attendants                                   5,500   $12,658       6.6       2,925   $19,904       8.1
Transportation Inspectors                                    2,760   $41,490      16.8       2,235   $44,661      16.7
Other Transportation Workers                                   805   $30,729      14.4         560   $40,000      17.5
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  75   $36,000       0.0          55   $40,278       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                    2,350   $41,719       3.5       1,780   $44,385       2.4
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators            1,740   $29,521       1.3       1,110   $36,051       0.8
Hoist and Winch Operators                                      250   $25,132       8.1         110   $35,000      10.9
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                      13,915   $26,447       1.4      10,290   $30,113       1.1
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                         14,275   $17,019       3.3       7,905   $23,630       2.7
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      79,125   $20,041       4.6      45,115   $27,010       4.2
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                               1,740   $19,063       3.6         970   $25,993       1.3
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                 25,800   $12,486       3.4      12,040   $18,399       3.6
Pumping Station Operators                                      265   $36,964      12.9         235   $38,529      14.5
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                  10,285   $34,533       3.7       7,595   $40,076       3.5
Shuttle Car Operators                                           50   $30,729       0.0          35   $31,250       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                              100   $31,000       2.9          70   $35,341       4.4
Material Moving Workers, All Other                           4,305   $30,205       4.9       2,970   $31,886       4.2


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