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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Oregon: 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                                           1,705,920   $24,854      27.6     995,430   $32,444      30.0

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            12,660   $72,666      57.6      10,225   $78,556      59.2
General and Operations Managers                             11,765   $49,185      41.6       9,775   $51,077      42.2
Legislators                                                    135   $34,115      47.4          65   $33,984      44.8
Advertising and Promotions Managers                            900   $34,044      56.2         695   $37,472      54.1
Marketing and Sales Managers                                13,305   $47,324      57.9      10,075   $52,166      59.3
Public Relations Managers                                      860   $45,085      71.1         695   $51,028      68.5
Administrative Services Managers                             1,195   $47,522      38.8         980   $48,912      39.6
Computer and Information Systems Managers                    3,160   $52,500      51.7       2,610   $59,500      51.8
Financial Managers                                          10,980   $41,100      47.9       8,770   $44,306      49.8
Human Resources Managers                                     5,330   $39,135      43.8       4,110   $44,646      46.5
Industrial Production Managers                               3,975   $47,166      33.7       3,225   $51,053      34.9
Purchasing Managers                                          1,915   $48,125      46.0       1,630   $50,796      49.5
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers           2,855   $33,617      22.5       2,190   $36,510      22.6
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                 4,150   $30,386      29.8       2,865   $36,381      29.9
Farmers and Ranchers                                         9,090   $14,898      24.9       5,370   $20,481      25.3
Construction Managers                                       11,950   $41,368      25.3       8,455   $49,423      27.3
Education Administrators                                     8,620   $45,768      77.7       5,170   $51,445      79.0
Engineering Managers                                         2,465   $82,038      82.7       2,115   $86,078      84.9
Food Service Managers                                       10,170   $24,548      21.1       6,700   $28,466      22.0
Funeral Directors                                              410   $39,881      21.6         285   $42,287      23.0
Gaming Managers                                                325   $26,063      26.0         130   $37,679      20.6
Lodging Managers                                             2,785   $22,680      28.3       1,720   $27,865      31.5
Medical and Health Services Managers                         4,690   $41,774      53.7       3,745   $45,344      52.0
Natural Sciences Managers                                      180   $80,536      74.6         140   $90,658      83.3
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           520   $46,384      16.1         420   $48,571      18.4
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   8,910   $22,093      29.1       5,195   $30,173      26.0
Social and Community Service Managers                        3,810   $31,035      65.3       2,735   $36,875      64.2
Managers, All Other                                         26,255   $42,913      45.3      20,390   $48,813      45.8

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 420   $27,045      57.9         250   $32,083      46.2
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    160   $36,875      25.8         140   $38,466      29.5
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            4,025   $27,330      25.2       2,555   $34,070      28.8
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                              3,500   $35,333      30.4       2,685   $37,942      28.6
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              3,375   $32,507      43.0       2,565   $35,260      43.3
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      1,110   $35,529      49.1         885   $37,396      50.5
Cost Estimators                                              1,475   $41,513      25.8       1,005   $46,827      29.2



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.)

          OREGON; 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                                               11,205   $31,825      47.1       7,600   $35,940      45.8
Logisticians                                                   240   $30,128      33.5         200   $31,538      36.9
Management Analysts                                          6,195   $41,507      71.5       3,690   $51,029      70.6
Meeting and Convention Planners                                310   $27,198      47.3         140   $36,250      45.7
Other Business Operations Specialists                        2,450   $30,914      39.3       1,710   $34,930      38.3
Accountants and Auditors                                    18,250   $34,228      64.2      12,890   $38,522      65.4
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      1,605   $40,540      54.4       1,220   $42,334      58.0
Budget Analysts                                                480   $40,905      55.1         375   $44,338      50.3
Credit Analysts                                                255   $28,194      33.1         215   $31,563      29.3
Financial Analysts                                             440   $52,750      69.7         325   $58,375      72.6
Personal Financial Advisors                                  2,760   $47,326      68.8       1,935   $59,219      68.8
Insurance Underwriters                                         895   $35,403      44.7         715   $35,645      44.0
Financial Examiners                                             95   $45,208      79.6          75   $53,365      89.0
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 4,925   $33,327      34.6       3,555   $39,403      37.5
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  530   $33,105      41.2         480   $34,556      38.0
Tax Preparers                                                1,790   $14,609      33.5         535   $29,621      14.6
Financial Specialists, All Other                               315   $35,750      55.6         210   $56,304      61.8

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                       6,795   $45,671      48.9       5,090   $49,977      49.5
Computer Programmers                                         6,540   $47,233      53.1       4,860   $51,207      53.7
Computer Software Engineers                                  9,595   $60,209      74.7       7,355   $64,315      76.4
Computer Support Specialists                                 6,395   $28,571      32.1       4,285   $34,282      31.9
Database Administrators                                        905   $41,717      55.4         750   $50,313      51.7
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  2,660   $39,815      38.4       2,065   $42,392      38.1
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts              3,670   $37,480      47.8       2,535   $43,408      47.7
Actuaries                                                      135   $45,750     100.0          85   $60,139     100.0
Mathematicians                                                  30   $15,909      65.6          10   $43,750     100.0
Operations Research Analysts                                 1,170   $42,711      59.0         890   $46,059      58.6
Statisticians                                                  160   $41,111      82.7         125   $41,806      90.4
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  50   $27,386      62.7          35   $55,833      50.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     3,225   $38,270      85.3       2,260   $45,859      86.9
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists              1,040   $39,012      76.9         830   $41,638      77.5
Aerospace Engineers                                            360   $52,255      58.2         280   $52,364      46.2
Agricultural Engineers                                          30    $2,500      71.4          25    $2,054      87.0
Biomedical Engineers                                            45   $42,708      59.6          40   $43,750      54.8
Chemical Engineers                                             290   $52,000      80.8         225   $53,068      79.7
Civil Engineers                                              4,035   $49,723      80.2       3,175   $54,027      82.2
Computer Hardware Engineers                                    990   $52,333      67.3         765   $60,250      72.0
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                          4,930   $63,285      80.0       4,000   $67,397      80.5
Environmental Engineers                                        340   $45,900      91.7         260   $47,475      92.3
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            2,075   $49,664      60.2       1,705   $51,204      62.5
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                          100   $50,288      50.5          55   $70,096      62.3



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.)

          OREGON; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            920   $56,286      82.6         805   $58,967      80.1
Mechanical Engineers                                         3,535   $53,292      72.9       2,905   $56,871      74.0
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                              15   $51,875      88.2          10   $56,250      83.3
Nuclear Engineers                                                4   $61,250     100.0           0         .        .
Petroleum Engineers                                             40   $40,865      28.2          20   $48,333      55.0
Engineers, All Others                                        4,835   $59,513      74.7       3,815   $62,237      73.8
Drafters                                                     2,910   $32,283      23.9       2,110   $36,241      24.9
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     7,540   $35,479      19.6       5,820   $39,560      17.3
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                            1,305   $27,482      10.0         810   $36,083       8.4

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               590   $33,409      75.9         370   $41,053      78.3
Biological Scientists                                        2,570   $35,892      91.9       1,810   $41,763      95.9
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                        1,975   $43,183      85.5       1,560   $47,284      89.0
Medical Scientists                                             825   $32,481      98.5         465   $41,728     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                      95   $43,472      96.8          50   $68,611     100.0
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                                55   $54,808     100.0          55   $54,808     100.0
Chemists and Materials Scientists                              890   $40,711      85.8         720   $42,717      86.4
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                   1,250   $45,182      90.8       1,025   $48,258      89.6
Physical Scientists, All Other                               1,175   $35,487      95.2         805   $37,272      93.8
Economists                                                     365   $55,197     100.0         260   $60,847     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                    1,380   $40,921      68.4         900   $49,595      70.5
Psychologists                                                1,860   $45,711      97.7         850   $50,781      97.6
Sociologists                                                    55   $17,266      94.5          20   $55,625      83.3
Urban and Regional Planners                                    725   $43,542      96.3         575   $45,175      95.7
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            685   $21,227      83.6         340   $38,894      88.6
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      615   $20,952      24.2         405   $22,931      18.3
Biological Technicians                                         430   $17,682      52.6         180   $24,309      45.9
Chemical Technicians                                           450   $33,750      33.2         320   $36,708      38.6
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           105   $27,083      45.3          65   $33,704      53.1
Nuclear Technicians                                             15   $58,462       0.0           4   $33,750       0.0
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         2,350   $24,905      41.7       1,210   $32,576      45.2

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   9,465   $26,198      73.9       4,645   $31,076      73.0
Social Workers                                               8,375   $28,165      63.5       5,240   $32,049      60.6
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               3,885   $26,936      54.2       2,510   $31,880      54.2
Clergy                                                       5,645   $26,567      76.7       3,995   $31,183      77.5
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                  640   $20,163      66.3         345   $29,115      76.0
Religious Workers, All Other                                   960   $14,673      58.0         415   $26,429      61.3

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                      8,655   $60,576      99.7       6,435   $70,122      99.8
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                900   $44,423      71.2         670   $57,955      77.0
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              3,550   $29,462      33.9       2,345   $32,969      28.4
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          3,235   $24,543      37.2       1,720   $32,063      27.5



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

          OREGON; 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                                      16,490   $28,686      88.8       9,230   $43,890      91.4
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                          4,945   $12,146      34.1       2,425   $16,933      30.3
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       36,425   $33,298      94.3      25,280   $39,813      96.2
Secondary School Teachers                                    9,305   $36,127      94.8       6,805   $41,024      96.5
Special Education Teachers                                   2,330   $29,767      75.2       1,450   $33,875      80.2
Other Teachers and Instructors                               7,600   $11,135      49.6       2,110   $26,575      50.0
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   275   $25,170      74.0         155   $29,643      74.7
Librarians                                                   2,440   $25,697      76.2       1,065   $36,465      82.4
Library Technicians                                            655   $12,813      29.5         235   $24,208      33.3
Teacher Assistants                                          12,930   $10,635      19.2       1,560   $16,218      18.3
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers               1,090   $27,717      71.6         410   $38,144      71.4

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  4,100   $16,218      55.0       1,905   $28,904      53.6
Designers                                                   11,300   $24,921      43.4       6,220   $33,248      43.1
Actors                                                         340   $14,550      56.0          55   $22,500      76.8
Producers and Directors                                      1,485   $30,384      55.4         880   $39,038      56.6
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               2,610   $15,074      50.8         760   $31,968      59.3
Dancers and Choreographers                                     260   $14,602      14.6          40   $16,923      22.5
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       1,880   $11,165      42.4         385   $27,179      38.2
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           365   $12,439      28.9          85   $11,302      27.1
Announcers                                                     750   $19,034      21.3         325   $30,160      22.3
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                 1,180   $25,000      76.7         725   $31,579      83.2
Public Relations Specialists                                 1,935   $30,625      64.0       1,245   $36,471      67.8
Editors                                                      1,895   $24,303      73.9       1,090   $34,097      78.7
Technical Writers                                            1,505   $40,575      71.4       1,000   $42,252      70.9
Writers and Authors                                          3,025   $21,391      80.1       1,340   $33,750      76.3
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                1,170   $15,401      48.7         335   $29,219      44.7
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                            1,050   $23,198      29.1         565   $34,934      33.2
Photographers                                                1,740   $17,054      45.4         750   $28,883      53.5
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                        170   $26,806      68.4          55   $44,375      57.9
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                  635   $50,000      95.9         380   $49,861      97.4
Dentists                                                     2,205  $113,185      99.0         850  $113,167     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                   840   $25,448      62.2         395   $30,719      54.7
Optometrists                                                   460   $62,216     100.0         325   $71,154     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  2,980   $60,875      94.4       1,795   $68,167      97.8
Physicians and Surgeons                                      8,425  $108,846      99.9       5,250  $122,868     100.0
Physician Assistants                                           880   $27,419      54.3         500   $36,702      52.0



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.)

          OREGON; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                     55   $41,875     100.0          40   $60,568     100.0
Registered Nurses                                           26,755   $36,913      53.4      12,840   $44,587      50.7
Audiologists                                                   175   $35,500      98.3         100   $44,191     100.0
Occupational Therapists                                        765   $30,521      96.1         220   $45,083      95.9
Physical Therapists                                          1,915   $37,168      89.4         795   $47,321      92.1
Radiation Therapists                                           175   $44,554      56.1         130   $50,439      48.1
Recreational Therapists                                         65   $27,143      83.3          35   $27,500      69.4
Respiratory Therapists                                         935   $35,137      21.9         615   $39,311      24.4
Speech-Language Pathologists                                 1,180   $36,875      93.7         360   $41,701      96.1
Therapists, All Others                                       1,265   $26,757      74.8         600   $34,844      68.1
Veterinarians                                                1,115   $47,688     100.0         770   $55,380     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                    260   $26,154      94.2         130   $30,341      93.8
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   3,675   $31,192      62.4       2,035   $39,350      63.2
Dental Hygienists                                            2,075   $36,664      45.7         500   $48,750      56.8
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             2,530   $34,115      29.0       1,575   $37,188      31.1
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 1,090   $34,076      11.9         750   $39,232       9.7
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                3,925   $20,731      11.6       2,080   $24,006      10.7
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses            3,165   $24,279       8.3       1,690   $29,409       5.8
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians           1,390   $20,025      17.9         815   $23,368      19.3
Opticians, Dispensing                                          785   $21,378      10.7         495   $24,967       9.1
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians             970   $24,932      28.3         560   $30,455      20.9
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                  875   $30,852      65.6         555   $40,463      74.8

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 19,510   $15,009       9.3       8,395   $20,735       9.9
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                    130   $20,822       2.3          25   $25,729      12.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        535   $16,837      37.9         185   $23,643      42.5
Massage Therapists                                           1,420   $12,878      39.5         295   $18,830      28.9
Dental Assistants                                            3,560   $20,177       5.1       1,375   $24,065       4.5
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                 8,190   $18,752      14.1       4,080   $23,061      13.9

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     540   $48,043      40.0         480   $49,022      39.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 1,270   $55,148      36.2       1,155   $55,614      36.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                           850   $57,212      20.7         700   $59,594      22.9
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other             865   $30,515      25.7         605   $37,250      27.1
Fire Fighters                                                3,125   $43,548      15.0       2,225   $50,702      16.7
Fire Inspectors                                                465   $41,740      35.6         350   $50,875      40.9
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   3,575   $35,492      17.2       2,945   $36,733      15.9
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                          955   $49,674      45.1         800   $49,973      43.9
Fish and Game Wardens                                           95   $49,643      42.6          65   $51,094      26.9



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.)

          OREGON; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                     95   $23,594      19.4          60   $29,453      30.5
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           5,160   $42,205      35.4       4,195   $45,641      35.0
Transit and Railroad Police                                     20   $60,667      68.2          10   $61,250     100.0
Animal Control Workers                                         115   $22,792      34.5          55   $25,781      23.6
Private Detectives and Investigators                           795   $30,694      39.9         490   $37,218      40.5
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             7,745   $17,506      14.3       3,935   $23,612      13.0
Crossing Guards                                              1,030   $10,161       2.9         115   $22,037       1.7
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                590    $9,174      37.1         120   $21,667      40.8

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         3,435   $20,424       9.2       2,080   $23,836      11.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        6,550   $16,054       9.6       3,345   $21,466       9.4
Cooks                                                       19,930   $11,633       5.4       7,880   $16,700       5.2
Food Preparation Workers                                     6,045    $9,367       6.9       1,590   $14,648       7.5
Bartenders                                                   5,880   $12,127      10.8       2,125   $18,668       7.7
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        3,450    $9,829       3.3         995   $15,899       3.0
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                1,120    $7,095       3.3         205   $14,647       3.4
Waiters and Waitresses                                      18,495   $11,821      11.3       4,750   $17,137       9.5
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  1,730   $12,062       4.9         560   $20,341       2.1
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                    1,605    $8,457       6.7         350   $14,362       3.1
Dishwashers                                                  3,130    $7,548       3.1         800   $13,342       1.0
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                       1,035    $8,750      12.1         240   $15,121      14.1
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     65    $8,472       0.0          25    $4,583       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         2,635   $21,566       6.5       1,680   $27,000       6.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                        1,815   $30,820      20.4       1,150   $32,485      22.2
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              24,475   $15,168       6.2      11,985   $21,994       6.1
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                             14,025    $9,176       3.7       4,020   $15,868       2.5
Pest Control Workers                                           480   $20,054      16.1         305   $23,598      22.1
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                 14,100   $14,299       9.1       5,955   $21,057       8.6

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              550   $25,842      23.0         400   $30,000      27.9
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    1,505   $21,489      22.1         955   $24,306      22.4
Animal Trainers                                                635   $11,711      23.5         375   $12,309      20.9
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    1,720   $11,486      11.7         725   $19,940       7.4



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

          OREGON; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 785   $21,163      10.3         445   $30,280      15.1
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   60   $11,442       8.1          40   $12,386      12.2
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     270    $6,741      10.8          25   $20,114       0.0
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                    1,410   $10,299      18.7         385   $25,350      18.6
Funeral Service Workers                                         70   $15,625      13.2          35   $26,250       0.0
Barbers                                                        875   $18,550       5.3         445   $21,354       3.2
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists               7,855   $13,936       7.1       3,225   $20,148       7.3
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                    1,610   $11,875       2.2         580   $16,481       3.1
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                      335   $17,072       2.4         190   $20,000       0.0
Tour and Travel Guides                                         755   $10,338      25.1         200   $16,800      25.8
Transportation Attendants                                    1,220   $28,606      38.1         485   $30,945      38.1
Child Care Workers                                          19,030    $7,341      10.1       7,050   $12,790       9.5
Personal and Home Care Aides                                11,050   $10,678       7.4       3,960   $16,081       7.0
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               3,280   $13,469      42.0       1,165   $24,934      43.2
Residential Advisors                                           525   $12,295      27.9         185   $20,391      36.1
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   435   $13,271      17.8         170   $18,011      23.5

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   40,725   $27,157      20.9      30,515   $30,690      20.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   12,890   $37,550      30.9      10,185   $41,649      32.4
Cashiers                                                    24,130   $11,437       7.7       8,575   $19,031       8.7
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    1,740   $11,834      12.4         695   $20,097       5.3
Parts Salespersons                                           2,015   $24,792       2.8       1,550   $26,575       3.7
Retail Salespersons                                         43,060   $16,074      17.7      19,840   $26,748      18.6
Advertising Sales Agents                                     2,350   $32,000      37.2       1,575   $37,471      41.6
Insurance Sales Agents                                       6,295   $33,773      42.1       4,665   $36,626      43.8
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                               3,610   $41,827      58.2       2,370   $47,994      57.2
Travel Agents                                                1,845   $20,516      26.4       1,055   $25,743      23.4
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                   7,050   $33,750      37.6       4,685   $41,655      41.4
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          19,945   $40,207      38.1      15,640   $43,732      39.0
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                 1,305    $3,738      15.9          95   $22,500      13.5
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                        10,780   $31,420      34.1       6,140   $41,680      36.3
Sales Engineers                                                315   $61,292      69.3         270   $63,661      71.2
Telemarketers                                                2,270    $8,621       8.3         645   $22,735       7.1
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        2,605    $8,630      14.2         680   $22,750      15.4
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         2,525   $26,838      45.5       1,490   $36,954      53.7

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              20,855   $29,423      23.1      15,035   $32,985      23.7
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service             695   $15,369       7.8         360   $21,190       3.6



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

          OREGON; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                            540   $20,339      13.5         260   $24,531       8.8
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                    60   $25,781      37.7          55   $26,719      41.8
Bill and Account Collectors                                  2,615   $24,567      13.3       1,785   $27,162      14.8
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             4,110   $21,665      11.8       2,610   $25,507      12.3
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                27,900   $20,618      13.0      15,035   $25,764      10.7
Gaming Cage Workers                                            175   $20,028       6.9          95   $21,619      12.6
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                               2,945   $24,187      14.5       1,810   $26,790      12.5
Procurement Clerks                                             425   $24,036      24.4         285   $30,769      20.1
Tellers                                                      4,300   $13,647       7.4       1,685   $18,654       7.6
Brokerage Clerks                                               105   $24,083      38.3          40   $35,481      64.1
Correspondence Clerks                                           70   $22,350      20.3          35   $22,986       0.0
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                         1,190   $27,063      23.3         955   $28,109      20.5
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                        505   $25,098      19.8         380   $28,359      19.9
Customer Service Representatives                            23,710   $20,626      17.9      13,055   $26,592      18.2
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                  635   $31,235      39.4         465   $36,393      41.9
File Clerks                                                  3,665   $16,777      17.1       1,660   $23,005      14.5
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                         1,535   $10,905      12.4         550   $16,568      13.5
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     2,935   $11,255      21.6         750   $23,840      15.8
Library Assistants, Clerical                                 2,155   $12,318      35.6         560   $23,554      46.2
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                 1,670   $25,838      17.9       1,080   $28,125      14.2
New Account Clerks                                             300   $22,170       7.7         210   $22,284       3.8
Order Clerks                                                 2,265   $17,711      12.0       1,160   $23,866       8.8
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                  525   $23,824      18.6         300   $30,066      21.2
Receptionists and Information Clerks                        16,200   $15,043      13.6       6,900   $21,143      11.1
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              1,335   $20,493      19.4         615   $26,791      20.0
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                     1,175   $21,295      15.4         680   $25,625      19.6
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       170   $27,273      19.4         105   $30,819      22.3
Couriers and Messengers                                      2,145   $18,318      20.4       1,110   $24,536      18.1
Dispatchers                                                  3,175   $27,526      12.7       2,305   $31,097      13.8
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       575   $31,010      17.6         455   $32,094      16.8
Postal Service Clerks                                        1,900   $38,114      22.0       1,500   $39,708      25.5
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 4,545   $36,767      15.3       3,500   $38,645      16.9
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               1,550   $33,333      17.2       1,005   $38,240      18.8
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  4,580   $29,409      31.3       3,320   $32,182      33.0
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      8,620   $21,287       7.7       5,615   $24,976       6.8
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              11,915   $17,910       6.6       6,140   $24,271       6.6
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                              1,390   $22,684       5.3         825   $27,275       2.7
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                   43,015   $21,382      16.2      23,295   $26,586      14.9
Computer Operators                                           2,655   $26,186      24.4       1,680   $30,816      24.9
Data Entry Keyers                                            7,310   $18,918      16.4       3,615   $24,163      13.3
Word Processors and Typists                                  1,685   $15,902      18.9         635   $27,314      15.2
Desktop Publishers                                             180   $17,333      40.1          55   $35,313      26.4
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                2,430   $25,117      18.3       1,620   $28,295      18.7



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.)

          OREGON; 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                                             1,685   $16,979       9.3         850   $22,373       8.7
Office Clerks, General                                      16,950   $17,900      16.9       7,945   $24,660      13.8
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      975   $15,853      13.0         435   $22,009      12.7
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                  170    $6,550      49.7          50   $25,833      29.2
Statistical Assistants                                         410   $28,087      23.1         275   $32,961      27.8
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         7,380   $25,590      32.7       4,500   $29,933      33.4

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                       2,130   $29,404      15.2       1,265   $36,118      17.8
Agricultural Inspectors                                        165   $23,125      21.8          85   $45,750      23.0
Animal Breeders                                                 90   $10,250      28.9          50   $20,750      20.0
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                   1,415    $7,424       3.3         260   $15,488       2.7
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                          18,050   $12,093       5.0       6,990   $17,218       6.1
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                          1,360   $22,222      14.0         455   $31,667      15.6
Hunters and Trappers                                            25   $25,125       0.0          20   $25,750       0.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                              1,405   $14,665      10.6         490   $19,266       9.0
Logging Workers                                              7,055   $25,904       3.1       3,185   $31,621       3.0

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                             12,930   $40,517      11.7       9,265   $45,264      11.9
Boilermakers                                                   225   $36,215       3.6         110   $42,188       7.2
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                    1,455   $30,174       7.2         675   $35,642       5.9
Carpenters                                                  21,775   $23,723      10.0      10,510   $29,495       8.7
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers              2,955   $28,952       6.4       1,545   $35,573       5.3
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                    1,430   $27,452       5.0         700   $35,506       5.3
Contruction Laborers                                        14,120   $21,050       5.7       6,645   $29,726       5.7
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators             415   $31,857       0.0          90   $35,595       0.0
Pile-Driver Operators                                           50   $50,799      14.3          15   $51,250       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                  5,030   $31,674       3.6       2,745   $35,799       2.9
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                     3,200   $22,584       1.4       1,705   $27,545       0.3
Electricians                                                 8,830   $42,053       9.4       6,130   $45,876       7.9
Glaziers                                                       825   $29,100       2.2         565   $31,759       1.6
Insulation Workers                                             465   $27,417       6.5         220   $30,682       5.9
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                       6,755   $19,508       7.9       2,715   $27,555       5.2
Paperhangers                                                   130   $18,125       4.6          30   $20,972       0.0
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters          6,400   $36,219       6.6       3,980   $40,512       5.4
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                   450   $28,625       2.5         220   $32,750       5.0
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                        30   $31,667       0.0          15   $31,944       0.0
Roofers                                                      3,035   $21,195       3.5       1,380   $28,686       5.2
Sheet Metal Workers                                          2,590   $31,627       4.4       1,675   $36,122       4.9
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                              915   $32,083       2.9         500   $35,893       3.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                   335   $15,761       3.9         100   $26,250       0.0
Construction and Building Inspectors                         1,190   $39,631      24.9         930   $43,400      26.3
Elevator Installers and Repairers                              165   $68,750       1.2         150   $69,333       1.3



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.)

          OREGON; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 395   $18,958       2.5         205   $29,000       3.4
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            245   $27,174      10.2         130   $32,241      15.9
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  1,190   $31,411       1.5         890   $32,296       1.5
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    175   $29,250       0.0          90   $35,417       0.0
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                   105   $31,574       0.0          75   $31,806       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                 355   $23,333       5.6         170   $41,250       7.6
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                          25   $44,423       0.0          15   $43,750       0.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                              385   $27,083       9.8         230   $40,125       0.0
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                      50   $27,083       0.0          25   $27,500       0.0
Mining Machine Operators                                       210   $34,821       7.1         130   $36,759       5.5
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                     4    $1,250       0.0           0         .        .
Other Extraction Workers                                        50   $35,500       0.0          35   $47,667       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   4,285   $40,424       9.5       3,495   $41,798       8.7
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  3,805   $30,024      15.8       2,745   $33,041      16.9
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              2,585   $38,114       8.5       2,025   $40,802       7.8
Avionics Technicians                                            70   $36,685      23.2          65   $36,793      23.9
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers             310   $26,417       4.9         225   $32,228       6.6
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                     40   $28,750       0.0          25   $26,406       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      140   $47,941       5.0         115   $49,191       6.2
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                     300   $26,029       4.3         245   $27,688       5.3
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                655   $21,359       3.8         325   $28,816       1.9
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                     340   $33,897       9.9         265   $34,853       9.1
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                   1,315   $38,355       8.3       1,045   $41,429       7.6
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        2,235   $27,788       3.5       1,545   $32,098       2.5
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      180   $28,750      11.2         140   $30,100      14.1
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                12,095   $26,896       3.0       8,530   $31,008       2.6
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                4,890   $31,571       2.1       3,815   $33,715       1.9
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  2,900   $34,349       4.6       2,200   $35,916       4.9
Small Engine Mechanics                                         625   $18,494       3.2         400   $21,318       1.2
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                  1,380   $24,063       5.8         935   $27,064       5.3



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

          OREGON; 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                     230   $28,679       3.1         170   $30,625       1.7
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                   2,940   $30,638       5.2       2,085   $32,318       3.8
Home Appliance Repairers                                       750   $25,645       6.4         530   $27,750       6.0
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                4,505   $35,815       6.1       3,575   $38,369       5.8
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                      5,200   $27,082       8.4       3,470   $31,599       7.0
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 485   $31,849       3.3         295   $38,400       1.7
Millwrights                                                  3,385   $40,165       1.4       2,520   $42,115       0.8
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers               1,375   $52,139       6.1       1,015   $60,224       7.4
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers             1,895   $37,432       7.3       1,370   $41,477       8.1
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                 1,010   $30,699      18.2         685   $38,793      18.0
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    450   $30,179      11.5         320   $31,930       7.8
Commercial Divers                                               30   $17,308      17.9           4   $51,250     100.0
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  520   $23,333       6.9         325   $31,220      11.0
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers               290   $24,145       0.0         170   $35,109       0.0
Riggers                                                         80   $31,154      11.3          50   $43,250      18.4
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                               65   $41,979       0.0          60   $42,188       0.0
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         165   $17,560       4.8          85   $22,500       9.5
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          2,845   $25,128       8.3       1,770   $31,429       4.6

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         17,555   $36,230      11.1      14,310   $38,527      11.3
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                    90   $35,859       0.0          45   $51,154       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 4,160   $19,120       5.4       2,525   $22,139       5.9
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           120   $15,921       0.0          55   $17,368       0.0
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                       630   $31,512       1.7         410   $37,292       2.7
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    15,005   $20,298       4.6       8,860   $24,823       4.4
Bakers                                                       2,655   $16,246       8.4       1,365   $22,277       7.0
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    2,515   $24,841       3.8       1,550   $30,898       3.9
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                        135   $14,427      13.3          80   $23,929      13.8
Food Batchmakers                                             1,390   $19,643       4.5         755   $24,167       5.7
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      95   $14,787       0.0          35   $22,981       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     520   $31,667      17.5         370   $32,880      18.8
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               215   $35,294       0.0         140   $41,563       0.0
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             55   $32,750       0.0          45   $31,583       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            230   $25,054      10.9         195   $26,087       2.6
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                   1,320   $25,338       3.3         880   $27,868       4.3



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.)

          OREGON; 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                                80   $27,083       0.0          40   $41,033       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                               1,170   $26,138       2.4         740   $29,339       2.0
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               260   $30,417       2.3         215   $30,104       2.8
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    50   $21,250       0.0          40   $26,667       0.0
Machinists                                                   6,480   $34,006       3.3       4,930   $37,439       3.4
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                   620   $40,409       5.8         530   $40,994       6.8
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic              115   $33,036       5.1          85   $41,458       7.1
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 1,130   $28,623       4.5         800   $30,912       4.7
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             85   $28,558       5.7          80   $29,135       6.2
Tool and Die Makers                                            540   $41,122       3.7         465   $42,750       4.3
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                      8,520   $27,323       3.0       5,265   $30,642       2.8
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               100   $35,313       0.0          80   $32,188       0.0
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                             100   $38,462      10.8          75   $38,942       0.0
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   235   $30,357       6.4         185   $31,534       4.4
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                           600   $35,820       8.0         400   $38,373       5.5
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 4,790   $25,496       6.1       3,250   $30,256       5.9
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                835   $18,042       5.3         455   $25,338       4.8
Job Printers                                                 1,035   $25,232       4.1         765   $27,778       3.8
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             1,130   $28,434      14.7         730   $32,006      14.5
Printing Machine Operators                                   2,680   $26,957       9.4       1,885   $29,804      10.2
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             2,990   $14,002       7.9       1,405   $18,099       6.4
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials              715   $17,526       6.6         380   $22,037       5.0
Sewing Machine Operators                                     2,760   $14,080       7.5       1,260   $17,136       7.4
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         295   $15,938      10.8         180   $22,813       7.1
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                             270   $24,631      22.7         135   $29,375      20.4
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                             1,265   $10,581      17.0         405   $21,161      15.6
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                       10    $1,667       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      110   $15,054      21.6          45   $20,595      13.6
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                        70    $9,219      15.9          40   $26,154       0.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                               15   $22,222       0.0          10   $35,893       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           10    $1,250     100.0           0         .        .
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                35   $31,250      67.6          20   $28,889      75.0
Upholsterers                                                   775   $16,091       6.6         380   $24,178       7.1
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           110   $14,934      15.3          40   $22,500       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.)

          OREGON; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                           1,895   $25,171       8.0       1,240   $28,668       7.1
Furniture Finishers                                            320   $16,000      11.6         150   $24,630      11.5
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                            35   $32,375       9.1          25   $50,288       0.0
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood         3,175   $25,300       3.8       2,100   $29,449       3.4
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                              2,105   $23,750       2.6       1,250   $27,829       1.6
Woodworkers, All Other                                       1,070   $20,048      14.9         695   $22,988       8.3
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           405   $60,714       3.4         355   $61,339       3.4
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                    1,120   $37,190       5.6         830   $41,384       5.4
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                    1,125   $36,276      16.5         925   $36,635      14.4
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       235   $31,545      12.7         160   $32,857      18.5
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                  945   $30,656      17.4         710   $33,750      15.3
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    1,515   $21,685       7.7         990   $27,016       8.5
Cutting Workers                                              1,385   $20,704       0.3         810   $27,582       0.0
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              690   $29,102       4.6         505   $31,325       4.6
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      690   $28,005       5.5         450   $31,455       3.6
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         12,130   $25,125      11.2       7,575   $30,526      11.9
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  605   $20,417      24.1         370   $27,500      19.9
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        1,530   $27,853      11.4       1,030   $31,870      10.1
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          3,225   $14,808       2.9       1,270   $21,566       4.5
Painting Workers                                             2,860   $24,976       3.0       1,950   $27,833       3.6
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                      890   $18,227      20.5         480   $24,511      21.8
Semiconductor Processors                                       285   $24,826      18.9         180   $29,722      13.2
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             395   $25,054       2.8         250   $26,732       4.4
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        270   $22,061       8.6         175   $30,944       8.6
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders            30   $26,944       0.0          20   $35,313       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                          220   $15,188       8.6         140   $20,952       9.2
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      700   $16,854      24.3         365   $25,164      26.8
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders           705   $43,196       1.1         480   $44,925       0.0
Tire Builders                                                  125   $30,363       5.7         100   $29,943       7.1
Helpers-Production Workers                                     435   $14,157       5.7         225   $22,083       6.6
Production Workers, All Other                               18,685   $23,722       5.6      11,440   $28,668       5.7

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    3,095   $35,778      13.6       2,335   $40,245      12.6
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                         1,195   $46,969      50.8         670   $51,667      54.6
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  245   $63,618      11.8         200   $65,857      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.)

          OREGON; 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                                           35   $17,292       0.0          20   $26,750       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  6,915   $16,501       8.6       2,340   $30,289       7.8
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                      43,395   $28,257       4.9      27,010   $32,816       5.0
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   1,755   $13,067      14.4         700   $21,636      21.0
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                             300   $11,170      17.7          75   $21,985      13.7
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                             750   $50,938      12.1         580   $51,208      12.1
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                   245   $47,969       4.1         185   $49,306       5.5
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                            655   $54,063       9.6         510   $56,563      10.4
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                       80   $32,596       0.0          40   $41,528       0.0
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      285   $39,408      12.2         140   $40,625      12.9
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                           595   $42,465      23.6         280   $44,958      26.9
Ship Engineers                                                  80   $60,357      12.8          30   $40,313       7.1
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                         65   $37,159      12.3          60   $37,500      12.9
Parking Lot Attendants                                         565   $11,505       7.5         225   $18,867      10.8
Service Station Attendants                                   3,925   $11,481       2.6       1,470   $16,465       2.2
Transportation Inspectors                                      405   $35,846      12.3         305   $38,750      12.8
Other Transportation Workers                                   140   $28,826      11.5         105   $29,583       9.6
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  70    $4,318      27.8          15   $16,250       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                      885   $34,959       5.5         655   $36,618       4.6
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators            1,055   $28,288       3.4         640   $30,977       0.9
Hoist and Winch Operators                                      215   $27,188       4.6         125   $32,679       8.1
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                       7,830   $25,895       2.7       5,385   $28,695       2.0
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                          4,190   $15,563       2.7       2,140   $20,693       3.2
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      24,035   $20,090       5.4      12,920   $26,274       5.2
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                               1,795   $19,860       2.3       1,020   $26,268       2.5
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  4,065   $12,965       4.5       1,725   $19,456       2.7
Pumping Station Operators                                      120   $23,558      10.1          90   $19,924      13.6
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                   1,045   $22,975       4.1         660   $28,750       5.3
Shuttle Car Operators                                           40   $10,417      19.0          20   $20,000       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                               45   $30,104       0.0          10   $38,125       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                             840   $30,784       4.9         535   $36,783       5.4

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