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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Pennsylvania: 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                                           5,837,390   $26,215      27.2   3,867,190   $32,433      29.6

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            45,320   $83,698      63.7      39,265   $90,021      64.2
General and Operations Managers                             35,855   $51,524      47.5      31,790   $53,635      47.8
Legislators                                                    505   $50,278      66.6         355   $60,076      69.4
Advertising and Promotions Managers                          2,935   $40,451      63.4       2,355   $43,898      67.0
Marketing and Sales Managers                                46,685   $51,482      63.2      37,930   $57,811      63.6
Public Relations Managers                                    2,930   $46,850      63.5       2,570   $49,178      64.0
Administrative Services Managers                             4,300   $43,786      38.1       3,665   $46,438      37.8
Computer and Information Systems Managers                   13,530   $65,568      64.1      11,820   $68,453      64.6
Financial Managers                                          42,630   $44,184      55.7      35,775   $47,378      57.4
Human Resources Managers                                    18,435   $42,020      51.9      15,135   $46,198      54.2
Industrial Production Managers                              14,595   $51,010      38.2      12,915   $52,022      37.8
Purchasing Managers                                          8,155   $48,343      49.5       7,250   $50,542      49.6
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers          10,755   $39,729      23.7       9,270   $41,728      23.6
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                 4,760   $28,072      16.7       3,690   $31,494      16.8
Farmers and Ranchers                                        18,620   $17,377      11.0      13,980   $21,051      10.1
Construction Managers                                       24,790   $42,863      24.5      19,605   $49,511      26.7
Education Administrators                                    29,480   $41,754      78.3      21,640   $48,726      80.4
Engineering Managers                                         6,385   $76,653      78.2       5,855   $78,706      78.9
Food Service Managers                                       27,300   $26,170      19.8      20,125   $29,500      20.3
Funeral Directors                                            2,760   $40,807      48.4       2,115   $45,815      50.1
Gaming Managers                                                815   $21,979      29.6         515   $31,703      34.6
Lodging Managers                                             4,330   $26,115      37.0       3,085   $30,288      36.6
Medical and Health Services Managers                        20,295   $41,002      54.5      16,510   $43,877      55.5
Natural Sciences Managers                                    1,140   $76,786      91.6         965   $81,857      93.0
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                         2,355   $44,083      19.2       1,965   $47,114      21.9
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                  11,535   $33,555      37.1       8,670   $37,272      37.4
Social and Community Service Managers                       11,880   $32,895      64.6       9,040   $38,227      68.0
Managers, All Other                                         76,480   $46,704      48.5      63,310   $51,041      49.0

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                               1,155   $25,818      42.4         645   $34,853      42.0
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    485   $31,948      26.3         350   $37,339      28.4
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            9,880   $26,374      28.2       6,415   $32,496      32.6
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                             12,640   $36,002      32.3      10,820   $37,264      32.4
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                             16,415   $31,790      35.4      13,515   $33,962      36.3
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      4,655   $40,270      45.0       3,765   $43,750      46.7
Cost Estimators                                              5,790   $40,584      26.6       4,805   $43,806      27.6



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; 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                                               35,735   $34,440      47.8      27,235   $38,080      47.6
Logisticians                                                 1,760   $43,845      51.0       1,445   $46,352      52.3
Management Analysts                                         23,485   $48,386      74.3      16,030   $54,764      74.1
Meeting and Convention Planners                              1,155   $30,293      51.3         830   $33,550      57.3
Other Business Operations Specialists                        9,920   $31,194      34.2       7,740   $34,203      35.2
Accountants and Auditors                                    73,020   $36,951      73.4      55,625   $41,333      75.7
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      3,220   $34,943      46.6       2,420   $39,415      47.7
Budget Analysts                                              1,675   $42,013      55.1       1,475   $44,775      56.9
Credit Analysts                                              1,440   $33,538      58.0       1,145   $36,436      59.0
Financial Analysts                                           2,225   $44,976      74.0       1,590   $51,013      74.6
Personal Financial Advisors                                 12,325   $44,305      70.7       9,620   $50,239      72.3
Insurance Underwriters                                       4,640   $36,962      49.5       3,795   $39,837      49.2
Financial Examiners                                            475   $47,048      75.5         430   $50,625      74.5
Loan Counselors and Officers                                10,785   $35,659      42.8       8,960   $38,203      44.0
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                6,090   $28,094      28.5       3,755   $34,169      34.5
Tax Preparers                                                4,735   $11,224      37.5       1,380   $33,604      46.3
Financial Specialists, All Other                             1,705   $32,094      44.8       1,345   $36,978      46.2

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                      30,940   $49,232      60.2      24,790   $51,929      60.5
Computer Programmers                                        29,530   $47,828      61.3      23,185   $51,395      61.9
Computer Software Engineers                                 24,605   $55,819      72.6      20,235   $59,497      72.1
Computer Support Specialists                                15,510   $36,109      37.1      11,410   $41,101      37.4
Database Administrators                                      3,200   $45,657      60.9       2,530   $50,207      61.2
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  7,280   $44,067      42.9       6,180   $45,995      43.0
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts             11,505   $40,044      48.8       8,660   $46,052      48.4
Actuaries                                                    1,390   $64,313      96.6       1,105   $75,708      98.6
Mathematicians                                                  75   $55,625     100.0          55   $71,071     100.0
Operations Research Analysts                                 4,285   $49,940      55.8       3,470   $51,541      54.6
Statisticians                                                1,490   $48,571      82.2       1,125   $56,610      87.7
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                 180   $42,206      80.6         120   $47,788      78.2

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     7,370   $42,878      83.3       5,775   $50,391      85.7
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists              1,265   $32,419      70.1         985   $38,090      69.3
Aerospace Engineers                                          1,680   $61,250      74.2       1,425   $65,239      75.9
Agricultural Engineers                                         125   $67,143      89.5         100   $70,278      87.3
Biomedical Engineers                                           545   $49,750      62.1         440   $52,969      63.3
Chemical Engineers                                           4,240   $60,778      84.7       3,455   $65,152      88.4
Civil Engineers                                             11,410   $52,314      82.0       9,495   $56,234      83.1
Computer Hardware Engineers                                  1,930   $47,591      50.2       1,485   $51,256      53.5
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                         12,245   $59,118      71.6      10,430   $61,454      72.3
Environmental Engineers                                      1,710   $50,682      88.1       1,320   $53,043      92.1
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            8,655   $48,514      59.1       7,370   $50,549      60.3
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                          265   $60,417      84.2         190   $67,679     100.0



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                          2,300   $53,144      68.2       1,855   $54,947      67.0
Mechanical Engineers                                        10,320   $51,095      65.0       8,650   $53,429      65.3
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                             380   $60,426      71.0         335   $61,349      74.2
Nuclear Engineers                                              695   $70,810      89.5         515   $76,625      89.3
Petroleum Engineers                                            130   $54,659      81.8         110   $61,406      80.7
Engineers, All Others                                       12,480   $55,481      76.7      10,280   $60,120      77.3
Drafters                                                    12,620   $34,418      11.3       9,875   $37,443      10.0
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                    18,750   $36,882      13.6      15,195   $40,233      12.4
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                            2,905   $29,594       5.9       2,200   $33,993       5.9

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                             1,035   $35,833      73.4         720   $42,388      73.0
Biological Scientists                                        3,160   $38,871      93.8       2,330   $44,011      94.3
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                        1,140   $39,200      73.5         970   $41,442      72.5
Medical Scientists                                           5,135   $49,982      99.0       3,965   $59,258      99.3
Astronomers and Physicists                                     625   $66,600      91.4         540   $69,038      92.4
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                               315   $31,875      91.1         240   $42,813      88.2
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            7,490   $50,467      91.3       6,300   $52,235      91.6
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                   3,285   $42,003      91.7       2,675   $45,210      91.0
Physical Scientists, All Other                               7,525   $37,475      96.0       5,280   $51,063      97.5
Economists                                                     690   $50,167     100.0         555   $53,906     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                    3,490   $42,559      75.8       2,275   $56,804      80.6
Psychologists                                                8,325   $41,791      98.9       4,300   $51,311      99.4
Sociologists                                                   130   $25,638      82.2          75   $26,793     100.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                    700   $44,676      85.3         565   $47,411      86.6
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers          1,740   $27,188      94.7       1,000   $33,247      96.7
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                    1,160   $29,803      24.6         905   $32,213      23.2
Biological Technicians                                         810   $29,219      58.2         540   $37,625      57.6
Chemical Technicians                                         5,465   $37,103      34.2       4,370   $40,317      34.7
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           465   $36,935      21.1         330   $41,250      17.5
Nuclear Technicians                                            285   $45,850      20.0         245   $50,833      21.3
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         6,880   $21,313      36.8       3,620   $31,704      37.6

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                  29,560   $25,986      69.5      17,840   $29,490      69.5
Social Workers                                              36,730   $28,275      74.5      27,080   $30,979      74.3
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists              12,930   $26,564      55.1       9,005   $30,129      58.6
Clergy                                                      18,635   $26,936      81.9      14,180   $30,286      84.2
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                2,125   $21,083      72.2       1,180   $28,941      76.2
Religious Workers, All Other                                 3,505   $16,469      55.7       1,740   $25,977      64.7

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                     37,360   $72,691      99.9      30,380   $82,218     100.0
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers              2,505   $53,983      74.7       2,030   $55,849      74.0
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                             11,525   $27,711      40.6       7,930   $31,463      36.9
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          9,380   $23,636      33.7       5,865   $28,099      28.0



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; 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                                      56,395   $37,422      90.9      35,700   $49,978      92.5
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                         17,045   $12,360      54.9       8,470   $17,585      51.2
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                      133,360   $38,611      96.9     102,725   $42,205      97.7
Secondary School Teachers                                   35,320   $40,005      97.1      27,590   $43,472      98.2
Special Education Teachers                                   7,565   $36,422      89.4       5,910   $39,856      92.3
Other Teachers and Instructors                              20,705   $13,063      52.6       7,320   $30,027      54.4
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                 1,500   $26,750      81.8         875   $36,096      84.6
Librarians                                                   7,585   $31,804      85.2       4,110   $36,510      89.2
Library Technicians                                          1,265    $8,500      21.9         400   $24,271      27.7
Teacher Assistants                                          34,940    $9,232      15.9       6,175   $16,037      15.1
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers               2,155   $34,271      83.2       1,225   $44,926      84.6

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  8,650   $19,451      41.8       4,745   $29,604      41.4
Designers                                                   30,150   $25,875      37.2      19,280   $32,441      38.4
Actors                                                         790   $15,655      59.5         240   $20,865      69.0
Producers and Directors                                      3,730   $35,811      66.8       2,765   $40,655      65.8
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               6,805   $20,392      50.9       3,020   $31,806      62.5
Dancers and Choreographers                                     685   $16,354      24.0         170   $23,380      20.7
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       5,925   $11,199      55.0       1,655   $30,287      60.5
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                         1,030   $12,329      27.5         265   $22,277      41.9
Announcers                                                   2,055   $20,458      32.0       1,140   $26,786      37.6
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                 4,040   $31,168      77.1       2,590   $39,464      81.6
Public Relations Specialists                                 5,300   $32,087      66.8       3,640   $39,512      70.6
Editors                                                      7,410   $31,233      78.7       5,195   $36,254      79.0
Technical Writers                                            3,010   $41,635      72.2       2,225   $46,364      73.3
Writers and Authors                                          6,105   $27,463      80.3       3,265   $37,512      80.8
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                1,720   $21,650      41.5         750   $36,087      38.4
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                            2,985   $30,166      27.0       2,095   $35,932      29.5
Photographers                                                4,790   $19,765      33.8       2,570   $29,603      37.7
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                        860   $26,905      43.3         460   $36,657      37.3
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                     30   $50,083      65.5          20   $50,917      78.9

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                2,830   $55,950      97.8       1,820   $66,806      99.7
Dentists                                                     7,445   $87,367      99.6       4,435  $100,514      99.6
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                 3,965   $26,657      65.4       2,420   $31,198      61.8
Optometrists                                                 1,530   $68,875     100.0       1,110   $77,045     100.0
Pharmacists                                                 10,990   $57,477      94.2       7,880   $62,382      98.5
Physicians and Surgeons                                     37,100  $103,989      99.7      27,735  $123,233      99.7
Physician Assistants                                         2,765   $35,357      62.9       1,835   $41,419      61.7



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                    775   $76,000     100.0         640   $78,684     100.0
Registered Nurses                                          128,975   $36,689      51.9      77,525   $41,943      51.2
Audiologists                                                   510   $37,917      87.5         265   $45,750      92.1
Occupational Therapists                                      3,835   $35,547      85.5       1,985   $44,702      85.5
Physical Therapists                                          6,815   $43,842      90.9       4,205   $50,153      91.7
Radiation Therapists                                           635   $39,722      22.2         490   $42,292      25.9
Recreational Therapists                                      1,440   $24,669      63.8       1,010   $28,155      67.9
Respiratory Therapists                                       4,325   $35,026      33.1       3,190   $37,539      32.8
Speech-Language Pathologists                                 4,125   $38,801      99.2       1,655   $42,908      98.9
Therapists, All Others                                       6,520   $24,301      86.2       3,570   $29,987      84.4
Veterinarians                                                2,280   $57,381      99.8       1,670   $64,900     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                    285   $31,875      76.5         150   $37,083      92.1
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                  15,770   $30,472      54.3      10,595   $35,272      53.1
Dental Hygienists                                            5,315   $28,143      28.1       1,785   $36,742      28.5
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians            12,640   $30,459      19.1       8,530   $34,521      20.4
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 6,775   $25,459      12.0       5,035   $28,033      11.3
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                               12,875   $17,258      15.0       7,330   $22,781      13.6
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses           34,640   $24,006       9.3      20,700   $27,543       9.4
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians           3,875   $21,447      13.2       2,540   $24,408      10.8
Opticians, Dispensing                                        2,655   $22,170      15.7       1,775   $25,841      17.3
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians           4,215   $25,652      26.4       2,845   $29,786      25.0
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                2,880   $35,706      59.7       2,145   $41,240      62.0

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 96,720   $16,621       5.9      53,530   $20,724       5.5
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                    790   $24,138       4.9         430   $26,576       3.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                      2,855   $22,116      20.9       1,520   $27,203      15.1
Massage Therapists                                           2,385   $13,476      28.5         730   $23,167      26.8
Dental Assistants                                            9,005   $16,894       6.6       3,855   $21,310       4.5
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                31,430   $17,288      10.0      17,205   $21,457       9.5

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                   1,620   $42,500      28.3       1,500   $45,254      27.1
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 3,815   $53,025      30.5       3,400   $54,042      31.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                           675   $51,310      12.2         600   $51,490      12.3
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other           3,440   $32,083      26.8       2,805   $36,264      29.5
Fire Fighters                                                6,110   $42,330       6.1       5,340   $43,109       6.5
Fire Inspectors                                                560   $38,919      21.9         450   $41,047      20.8
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                  16,620   $35,439       9.5      14,500   $36,503       9.6
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                        3,785   $51,419      46.0       3,295   $52,904      47.4
Fish and Game Wardens                                           70   $37,778      22.2          65   $38,750      20.0



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                    365   $21,196       1.6         200   $26,082       3.0
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                          24,750   $43,882      23.2      21,430   $45,544      24.0
Transit and Railroad Police                                     20   $50,125       0.0          10   $51,250       0.0
Animal Control Workers                                         160   $17,353       0.0          95   $26,786       0.0
Private Detectives and Investigators                         2,165   $31,550      50.6       1,615   $35,903      52.2
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers            32,160   $17,268       9.1      18,100   $24,137       9.5
Crossing Guards                                              4,600    $7,461       4.8         510   $20,421       1.4
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers              2,385    $5,508      19.1         465   $29,792      33.3

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                        11,945   $21,294      10.0       8,090   $25,887       9.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                       20,625   $17,825      11.1      12,975   $22,167      12.5
Cooks                                                       60,465   $11,997       3.5      28,350   $17,392       3.6
Food Preparation Workers                                    18,810    $9,623       3.6       6,335   $16,336       3.0
Bartenders                                                  19,525   $11,196       9.5       8,510   $16,394      10.1
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                       13,495    $9,141       3.9       4,335   $15,397       4.2
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                4,730    $7,287       4.7       1,085   $14,604       6.6
Waiters and Waitresses                                      62,285    $9,656      10.2      18,000   $15,463       9.4
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  7,380   $13,334       3.1       3,340   $20,143       3.7
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                    9,415    $6,507       3.4       1,475   $17,027       4.7
Dishwashers                                                  8,805    $7,882       2.0       2,635   $13,575       2.1
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                       4,340    $7,441       5.3       1,025   $16,156       6.0
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                    230    $9,120       7.4          60   $23,750      14.5

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         8,525   $24,590       7.9       6,445   $27,316       7.7
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                        5,245   $28,988      19.1       3,585   $31,791      19.4
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              94,480   $16,511       3.0      52,145   $22,995       2.6
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                             46,115   $11,830       2.3      20,700   $17,309       2.1
Pest Control Workers                                         1,915   $30,386      10.2       1,485   $31,652      10.9
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                 32,380   $15,837       8.1      14,155   $23,220       7.4

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers            1,170   $22,351      32.3         675   $31,806      39.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    5,040   $21,655      19.2       3,370   $25,326      22.2
Animal Trainers                                              1,215   $16,822      12.8         880   $19,721      11.7
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    4,655   $12,407      14.6       2,315   $20,236      15.2



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 725   $11,722       9.1         240   $24,397       9.2
Motion Picture Projectionists                                  165   $11,089      19.4          75   $19,191       6.5
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                   1,445    $5,652      13.2         270   $18,043      18.4
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                    4,060    $7,878      18.2       1,130   $25,041      12.5
Funeral Service Workers                                        605   $10,585      16.7         200   $28,214      14.5
Barbers                                                      4,045   $16,816       3.1       2,305   $24,220       4.4
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists              32,710   $12,310       4.8      14,135   $18,853       5.3
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                    4,300   $12,427       8.3       2,080   $18,863      10.6
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                    1,535   $17,189       7.0         830   $22,470       5.7
Tour and Travel Guides                                       1,490    $6,713      28.6         375   $23,250      40.9
Transportation Attendants                                    4,845   $24,526      26.3       1,880   $35,908      26.3
Child Care Workers                                          42,355    $8,197      14.2      15,415   $14,554      16.1
Personal and Home Care Aides                                 9,790   $11,252       7.9       4,110   $16,915       7.4
Recreation and Fitness Workers                              11,200   $12,907      36.3       4,715   $24,607      42.2
Residential Advisors                                         5,110   $17,076      16.4       2,715   $21,588      19.0
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                 1,400   $12,850      21.6         550   $22,902      17.3

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                  117,690   $26,840      22.1      93,065   $30,063      22.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   36,720   $40,401      36.5      30,950   $43,405      37.4
Cashiers                                                    90,005    $9,581       6.2      30,585   $16,799       7.0
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    5,470   $11,514      11.4       2,375   $21,414      13.8
Parts Salespersons                                           5,730   $23,854       5.4       4,540   $25,881       4.8
Retail Salespersons                                        137,880   $14,824      19.5      67,520   $26,335      21.8
Advertising Sales Agents                                     8,730   $31,175      46.0       6,240   $37,261      46.7
Insurance Sales Agents                                      22,450   $33,068      42.9      16,975   $39,338      46.0
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                              14,305   $40,816      59.0      11,055   $47,384      61.6
Travel Agents                                                6,135   $22,217      22.1       3,780   $27,469      20.9
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                  23,685   $39,017      43.2      17,830   $45,151      46.3
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          63,430   $40,963      43.7      51,140   $45,562      45.4
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                 2,150    $6,100      14.6         525   $24,398      24.6
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                        20,500   $28,298      35.4      12,825   $39,161      36.9
Sales Engineers                                              1,820   $59,700      67.2       1,615   $60,907      65.5
Telemarketers                                               12,275   $10,162      11.1       3,665   $19,491      16.1
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        7,655    $9,504      14.6       2,435   $25,466      17.8
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                        10,065   $30,035      49.9       6,395   $40,113      57.3

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              73,735   $30,648      23.8      59,040   $32,590      23.6
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service           3,585   $15,771       5.5       1,695   $21,318       6.1



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                          4,195   $20,589       7.6       2,750   $25,674       8.2
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   475   $30,797      11.4         380   $32,134       8.4
Bill and Account Collectors                                  8,460   $23,406      16.8       5,790   $26,411      17.9
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators            22,485   $21,507      10.7      15,280   $24,476       9.3
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                71,510   $21,114      13.2      44,645   $25,314      11.7
Gaming Cage Workers                                             25    $3,571      19.2           0         .        .
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                              10,265   $24,720      12.2       7,520   $27,545      11.2
Procurement Clerks                                           1,775   $28,318      19.2       1,335   $31,250      21.3
Tellers                                                     20,505   $15,876       8.4      11,135   $19,033       7.3
Brokerage Clerks                                               405   $24,205      16.6         270   $27,318      13.8
Correspondence Clerks                                          490   $26,350      17.1         415   $26,952      16.9
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                         2,585   $21,031      15.8       1,735   $25,445      16.0
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                      2,290   $21,840      22.6       1,730   $23,854      21.3
Customer Service Representatives                            89,385   $22,243      18.5      59,795   $26,461      19.1
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                1,415   $32,042      45.4       1,105   $41,477      50.9
File Clerks                                                 12,755   $16,977      13.2       6,580   $23,440      12.8
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                         3,370   $11,826      13.1       1,465   $16,709      13.1
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     8,215   $11,923      23.8       2,700   $25,028      20.3
Library Assistants, Clerical                                 6,255    $9,446      27.0       1,690   $23,183      28.1
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                 4,555   $25,045      18.4       3,640   $26,838      18.6
New Account Clerks                                             560   $21,414      10.7         385   $24,279       9.3
Order Clerks                                                 7,415   $18,461       9.0       4,370   $23,679       8.0
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                2,205   $26,250      20.4       1,550   $28,665      15.6
Receptionists and Information Clerks                        46,810   $15,079       9.7      21,465   $21,187       8.2
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              5,415   $22,952      19.8       3,575   $31,197      20.1
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                     2,995   $21,860      20.7       1,810   $26,170      21.1
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       620   $29,393      11.0         510   $30,744      10.5
Couriers and Messengers                                      8,860   $19,084      12.6       4,890   $29,038      11.3
Dispatchers                                                 10,490   $27,845       8.8       8,185   $30,540       8.5
Meter Readers, Utilities                                     1,870   $33,155       8.4       1,580   $36,074       8.8
Postal Service Clerks                                        8,100   $38,707      10.6       6,085   $40,412      11.4
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                17,965   $39,228      11.8      14,595   $40,488      12.7
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               6,620   $38,035      10.2       4,935   $39,977      10.7
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                 15,445   $30,908      24.3      12,315   $33,953      22.8
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                     31,690   $22,719       3.8      23,705   $25,824       3.5
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              51,115   $16,752       5.6      28,945   $22,748       5.3
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                              3,520   $22,519       7.8       2,410   $28,548       8.5
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                  202,260   $21,610      10.2     131,230   $25,709       8.9
Computer Operators                                          13,640   $26,333      15.8       9,980   $29,834      16.0
Data Entry Keyers                                           30,690   $18,253      12.1      16,920   $22,647      10.1
Word Processors and Typists                                 12,950   $20,458       7.6       7,735   $24,025       6.3
Desktop Publishers                                             890   $26,931      31.0         600   $30,635      34.4
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks               11,655   $25,367      18.6       8,630   $27,283      17.4



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; 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                                            10,345   $16,761       6.6       5,345   $22,024       6.1
Office Clerks, General                                      67,635   $19,056      12.2      38,550   $24,529      10.5
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                    2,925   $18,004       7.1       1,725   $21,766       7.1
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                1,710   $17,755      32.1         810   $25,810      30.2
Statistical Assistants                                       1,640   $26,689      22.4       1,070   $31,292      20.8
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other        21,950   $25,337      28.0      14,880   $29,638      28.4

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                       1,070   $25,789      16.3         800   $28,581      18.4
Agricultural Inspectors                                        360   $36,852      33.5         315   $38,900      33.9
Animal Breeders                                                205   $17,857      20.1         145   $22,946      23.4
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     740   $16,372      12.6         400   $22,415      15.3
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                          16,400   $13,723       5.8       8,995   $18,977       5.4
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                            120   $11,250       6.6          50   $25,313       3.8
Hunters and Trappers                                            10    $3,750       0.0           0         .        .
Forest and Conservation Workers                                555   $18,862      11.5         270   $28,472      18.7
Logging Workers                                              3,835   $20,120       1.4       2,395   $22,614       1.3

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                             36,235   $38,806       8.0      28,225   $41,448       8.4
Boilermakers                                                 1,125   $36,886       3.9         545   $39,583       5.1
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                   10,890   $27,419       2.9       5,540   $31,914       2.7
Carpenters                                                  59,340   $26,237       5.2      37,890   $29,960       4.9
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers              6,985   $26,431       3.6       4,855   $30,077       3.4
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                    2,830   $26,774       2.6       1,305   $31,388       1.7
Contruction Laborers                                        46,050   $24,076       3.6      24,995   $29,449       3.6
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators           1,210   $24,660       1.1         360   $34,750       0.0
Pile-Driver Operators                                           80   $42,917       0.0          50   $43,750       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                 16,325   $31,904       2.2      10,490   $35,391       2.4
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                     5,465   $25,773       2.8       3,445   $29,402       3.3
Electricians                                                30,950   $36,546       4.4      23,820   $39,002       4.1
Glaziers                                                     1,900   $28,330       4.1       1,385   $30,367       3.8
Insulation Workers                                           1,285   $29,981       0.6         870   $33,616       0.7
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                      17,440   $22,245       6.5       9,645   $28,094       6.3
Paperhangers                                                 1,005   $22,130       4.8         530   $31,250       1.1
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters         23,530   $33,773       3.3      17,250   $36,470       3.3
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                 1,430   $26,748       3.6         770   $30,517       3.8
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                       240   $31,210       0.0         170   $31,622       0.0
Roofers                                                      9,275   $21,758       2.5       4,575   $27,733       2.8
Sheet Metal Workers                                          6,430   $32,345       3.1       4,595   $35,022       2.8
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                            3,395   $32,051       3.1       2,105   $35,417       3.1
Helpers, Construction Trades                                 1,870   $19,281       1.6         920   $24,021       0.7
Construction and Building Inspectors                         3,785   $32,722      20.4       2,635   $37,237      19.8
Elevator Installers and Repairers                            1,335   $53,989       2.8       1,130   $55,089       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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 760   $20,160       1.6         420   $22,571       1.0
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                          1,220   $28,305       6.7         765   $31,623       9.7
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  5,135   $26,961       1.5       3,545   $30,221       1.4
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    895   $37,969       3.5         640   $41,607       3.7
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                   405   $24,432       8.2         290   $30,125       3.1
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers               1,405   $25,522       4.5         735   $30,022       2.7
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                         250   $28,988       0.0         185   $30,769       0.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                            1,210   $30,269       2.2         845   $33,250       2.8
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                     485   $30,660       7.2         405   $31,801       6.5
Mining Machine Operators                                     3,335   $40,562       2.6       2,385   $45,100       3.1
Roof Bolters, Mining                                           420   $44,323       6.4         335   $46,875       7.5
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                        15   $32,500       0.0          15   $32,500       0.0
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                    20   $31,875       0.0          15   $32,292       0.0
Other Extraction Workers                                     1,185   $30,355       2.3         850   $34,216       2.8

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                  17,085   $41,634      11.1      15,085   $42,854      11.3
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  9,740   $31,396      13.5       7,410   $34,516      13.1
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              9,150   $41,314       8.2       7,770   $43,401       8.6
Avionics Technicians                                           285   $41,450       1.7         230   $42,500       0.0
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers           1,680   $31,849       5.9       1,410   $35,423       4.8
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                    210   $29,138       0.9         165   $30,833       1.2
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      575   $50,449       8.0         505   $50,078       7.7
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                     770   $33,242       1.6         600   $38,472       2.0
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              1,770   $26,462      10.1       1,340   $28,934       9.3
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                   1,620   $29,684       5.3       1,240   $31,965       5.4
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                   4,000   $42,075       5.6       3,335   $45,625       5.7
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        9,595   $26,825       2.0       7,700   $29,415       2.0
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      525   $28,795       1.7         450   $29,573       1.6
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                45,960   $26,273       2.0      37,170   $28,333       2.0
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                               14,760   $31,966       1.2      12,675   $33,720       1.2
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  7,925   $36,099       1.4       6,610   $37,528       1.5
Small Engine Mechanics                                       1,920   $24,454       3.1       1,400   $27,799       2.8
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                  1,865   $20,764       1.8       1,350   $22,777       1.0



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; 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                   1,130   $36,270       4.2         895   $38,205       3.8
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                  12,900   $31,053       2.7      10,475   $32,646       2.5
Home Appliance Repairers                                     2,150   $29,882       4.3       1,665   $32,116       3.5
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics               24,480   $36,651       2.5      20,920   $38,237       2.2
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                     20,440   $31,074       4.6      16,220   $33,116       4.2
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                               1,300   $31,583       2.6         915   $36,743       2.7
Millwrights                                                  3,745   $41,470       3.7       2,800   $43,810       3.5
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers               4,175   $53,206       5.2       3,610   $55,855       5.3
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers             7,760   $40,128       5.1       6,300   $42,644       5.0
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                 3,480   $34,905      12.6       2,665   $38,678      12.1
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                  2,995   $25,136       6.9       2,235   $26,984       3.8
Commercial Divers                                               55   $11,875      48.2          30   $11,563      65.5
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                1,090   $31,329       6.5         800   $37,120       6.9
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers               450   $24,010       1.3         315   $27,899       1.9
Riggers                                                        250   $41,757       0.0         225   $42,399       0.0
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                              220   $46,905       4.5         190   $48,482       5.3
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         650   $20,361       2.5         420   $24,950       0.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         10,965   $28,633       5.9       8,115   $31,610       5.4

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         62,825   $38,249      14.1      53,995   $40,226      14.4
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                   170   $36,406       4.1         145   $38,512       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                12,185   $21,471       3.7       8,625   $25,209       3.8
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                         1,250   $34,303       0.8       1,050   $36,750       1.0
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                     3,920   $36,563       4.0       3,305   $37,448       3.9
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    44,795   $21,055       3.6      29,950   $25,196       3.1
Bakers                                                       9,795   $15,752       6.0       5,520   $21,272       7.1
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                   10,900   $22,833       1.9       8,195   $26,286       1.9
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                        495   $25,069       8.5         305   $30,015      13.9
Food Batchmakers                                             4,905   $19,195       3.9       2,845   $25,436       3.7
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                     445   $16,995       5.6         235   $27,019      10.6
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                   1,865   $31,900       4.3       1,655   $32,652       4.9
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                             1,545   $30,864       0.1       1,245   $32,785       0.1
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                          1,345   $30,078       0.1       1,125   $31,004       0.2
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                          1,355   $32,854       1.3       1,000   $35,938       1.4
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                   7,655   $25,957       1.5       5,880   $28,285       1.6



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; 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                               750   $27,521       0.9         560   $29,849       0.7
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                               5,875   $26,809       1.8       4,610   $29,089       1.2
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                             1,330   $27,946       0.4       1,020   $30,776       0.5
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   305   $29,500       7.2         260   $31,484       8.4
Machinists                                                  30,265   $32,304       2.0      25,615   $34,237       2.0
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                 3,805   $33,613       3.9       3,035   $35,698       3.9
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic              860   $32,148       5.4         675   $33,967       6.8
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 6,260   $26,568       2.0       4,785   $28,682       2.1
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            580   $35,030       3.5         475   $37,202       1.1
Tool and Die Makers                                          7,170   $40,645       2.6       6,175   $42,120       2.8
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                     30,590   $29,590       1.4      23,415   $31,153       1.1
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                             1,200   $35,485       0.7         920   $37,429       0.2
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                             415   $32,880       5.3         285   $36,094       3.5
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 1,870   $29,633       3.3       1,505   $31,866       3.3
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                           755   $30,119       2.3         580   $31,709       2.6
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                31,170   $27,471       2.2      24,405   $29,952       2.1
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                              3,250   $21,877       6.6       2,295   $26,092       5.2
Job Printers                                                 4,860   $28,078       5.7       3,860   $30,438       5.5
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             4,440   $26,208      12.9       3,085   $30,741      12.8
Printing Machine Operators                                  12,730   $30,100       3.9      10,260   $31,665       3.2
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             9,070   $15,473       3.5       5,355   $18,370       3.7
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials            4,280   $14,408       3.4       2,335   $19,834       3.6
Sewing Machine Operators                                    22,150   $13,577       1.8      12,800   $16,477       1.2
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         810   $14,518       4.1         570   $16,172       5.4
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                             555   $14,594       3.3         370   $15,933       4.3
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                             4,820   $13,632       8.6       2,375   $20,823       9.9
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                      360   $22,420       2.2         255   $25,337       2.4
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      630   $21,094       2.7         420   $23,549       0.5
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                     1,295   $20,689       2.0         900   $22,239       1.2
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              770   $18,161       0.3         535   $20,544       0.4
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           25   $36,667       0.0          20   $37,750       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                               225   $31,417      16.3         185   $36,063      17.5
Upholsterers                                                 1,935   $20,249       3.8       1,355   $22,972       4.1
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other         1,365   $17,482       2.2         865   $21,142       2.9



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                           4,140   $25,989       5.3       3,260   $27,731       5.3
Furniture Finishers                                          1,375   $20,128       6.9         950   $24,474       6.7
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                            75   $24,375       0.0          60   $30,263       0.0
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood         3,275   $21,296       2.1       2,465   $23,388       2.0
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                              2,090   $21,650       1.9       1,545   $25,007       1.4
Woodworkers, All Other                                       2,430   $21,339       7.2       1,635   $25,117       6.1
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers         2,075   $58,564      12.2       1,880   $60,575      12.8
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                    4,700   $39,670       6.5       3,925   $41,150       6.1
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                    3,950   $35,341      11.5       3,500   $36,101      11.8
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                     1,975   $37,263       6.2       1,620   $41,283       5.5
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                3,355   $36,162      12.2       2,720   $40,074      11.6
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    5,460   $29,181       2.5       4,325   $31,350       2.8
Cutting Workers                                              5,755   $24,299       1.5       4,330   $26,557       1.4
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                            3,135   $26,896       1.6       2,425   $28,579       1.7
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                    1,430   $28,474       5.5       1,185   $30,159       5.4
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         44,160   $26,546       9.2      32,440   $30,256       8.8
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                1,605   $21,532      19.2       1,065   $26,447      17.2
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        3,645   $22,198      11.0       2,560   $25,934      10.2
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders         18,015   $19,805       2.4      11,255   $23,694       2.4
Painting Workers                                             7,460   $25,921       2.7       5,695   $28,261       2.3
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                    3,070   $17,426      14.4       1,895   $22,818      15.2
Semiconductor Processors                                       205   $30,000      13.7         170   $30,694      16.3
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders           1,075   $19,419       2.5         670   $22,585       2.7
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        660   $24,327       0.2         430   $27,850       0.2
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders           180   $25,000       0.0         130   $26,346       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                          670   $20,000      10.0         450   $22,160       6.4
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                    1,970   $23,321       9.1       1,330   $26,883       8.8
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders         2,645   $26,948       3.0       1,855   $32,240       3.8
Tire Builders                                                  675   $25,398       0.0         535   $26,582       0.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                   2,655   $21,391       1.1       1,500   $28,689       0.5
Production Workers, All Other                               66,730   $25,035       3.8      47,560   $28,866       3.8

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                   10,375   $35,990      17.8       8,670   $37,637      18.7
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                         3,870   $60,693      67.8       2,730   $61,179      67.6
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  940   $56,222      29.0         820   $60,244      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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; 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                                          335   $16,818       3.9         190   $21,571       3.2
Bus Drivers                                                 29,890   $13,782       4.5       9,690   $29,122       4.6
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                     153,390   $29,004       3.5     106,075   $33,252       3.0
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   8,940   $12,189      10.1       3,565   $20,761      11.9
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                             625   $10,304       5.0         245   $30,582       0.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                           2,625   $51,502      10.6       2,295   $53,329      10.9
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                   205   $43,438       3.0         170   $45,833       3.5
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                          2,510   $45,858      12.3       1,925   $49,767      13.3
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                      875   $40,944       5.6         705   $41,435       4.7
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      515   $27,288       8.0         190   $35,192      13.0
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                           485   $41,500      14.9         255   $51,078      19.1
Ship Engineers                                                  45   $36,932      25.6          15   $41,500      68.8
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                        225   $40,254       9.8         175   $40,682      12.5
Parking Lot Attendants                                       2,305   $14,086       6.7       1,070   $21,064       6.6
Service Station Attendants                                   4,280   $13,114       5.4       2,115   $18,320       5.6
Transportation Inspectors                                    1,360   $40,275      14.9       1,140   $42,100      14.1
Other Transportation Workers                                   490   $29,138      11.4         320   $31,667      15.7
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                 305   $24,605       0.7         180   $32,321       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                    5,305   $35,681       2.5       4,135   $37,454       2.6
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators            3,210   $32,020       2.3       2,245   $34,722       2.2
Hoist and Winch Operators                                      310   $26,311       5.2         225   $27,857       7.1
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                      25,965   $25,868       1.7      19,755   $27,724       1.7
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                         11,725   $16,637       2.3       6,580   $22,283       2.7
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                     118,990   $21,937       3.1      78,060   $27,124       2.6
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                               2,455   $18,984       3.9       1,600   $23,596       4.0
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                 21,905   $15,259       2.6      11,050   $21,466       3.0
Pumping Station Operators                                      650   $33,375       5.2         550   $35,250       6.2
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                   3,690   $22,655       2.9       2,510   $27,230       2.7
Shuttle Car Operators                                          135   $49,688       2.2         120   $51,181       2.5
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                              165   $24,625       0.0         120   $27,115       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                           3,095   $25,599       2.5       2,175   $30,428       2.3

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