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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Pennsylvania: Females

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


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

21 to 74 years                                           2,770,865   $20,310      26.9   1,582,825   $27,172      29.7

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                             7,195   $53,275      57.1       5,665   $60,655      58.0
General and Operations Managers                              8,605   $38,271      44.1       7,235   $41,053      43.9
Legislators                                                    160   $27,361      53.5          90   $42,000      56.8
Advertising and Promotions Managers                          1,575   $35,390      64.5       1,215   $36,924      68.7
Marketing and Sales Managers                                18,510   $35,884      57.0      13,495   $40,716      56.3
Public Relations Managers                                    1,490   $39,697      59.9       1,215   $41,197      59.1
Administrative Services Managers                             1,455   $36,593      42.4       1,160   $37,778      41.1
Computer and Information Systems Managers                    3,940   $56,065      63.0       3,240   $60,577      62.3
Financial Managers                                          21,370   $35,130      36.0      17,185   $37,185      35.9
Human Resources Managers                                    10,170   $36,798      48.2       8,090   $40,413      50.2
Industrial Production Managers                               2,170   $37,539      39.4       1,765   $40,140      39.9
Purchasing Managers                                          2,935   $37,783      40.8       2,485   $40,089      40.1
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers           1,720   $31,831      25.6       1,300   $36,332      23.2
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                   740   $18,590      19.4         405   $25,781      23.7
Farmers and Ranchers                                         2,695   $10,080      17.2       1,560   $13,929      14.6
Construction Managers                                        1,405   $32,447      34.0         995   $37,388      34.5
Education Administrators                                    17,270   $34,712      72.7      11,980   $38,436      74.7
Engineering Managers                                           380   $66,615      80.7         285   $77,344      84.3
Food Service Managers                                       11,745   $20,650      16.5       7,820   $25,364      17.6
Funeral Directors                                              425   $24,769      34.4         245   $31,389      32.0
Gaming Managers                                                280   $16,307      18.1         155   $24,750      14.6
Lodging Managers                                             2,300   $23,052      32.1       1,585   $27,524      31.1
Medical and Health Services Managers                        14,125   $37,767      48.6      11,150   $40,954      49.2
Natural Sciences Managers                                      410   $54,444      90.7         325   $69,519      96.3
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                         1,185   $39,430      14.1         880   $41,657      16.9
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   5,560   $28,664      30.1       4,030   $32,135      29.4
Social and Community Service Managers                        7,520   $29,805      62.5       5,355   $34,525      66.1
Managers, All Other                                         25,760   $34,766      43.6      19,445   $38,760      43.2

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 505   $24,943      41.2         300   $32,366      45.8
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    150   $26,591      42.1          95   $36,641      41.1
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            5,490   $20,872      26.5       2,955   $28,596      33.3
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                              6,120   $31,550      24.5       5,175   $32,830      23.6
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                             10,925   $29,247      25.1       8,810   $31,024      25.2
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      1,910   $34,743      42.4       1,525   $40,379      41.7
Cost Estimators                                                725   $27,411      20.8         595   $30,341      20.7



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; FEMALES

                                                                               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                                               23,465   $31,268      45.3      17,325   $34,810      43.9
Logisticians                                                   570   $37,478      40.8         440   $41,292      45.9
Management Analysts                                          8,965   $39,875      68.4       5,795   $45,072      64.7
Meeting and Convention Planners                                975   $30,956      54.6         705   $34,318      59.1
Other Business Operations Specialists                        5,755   $28,080      28.4       4,350   $30,415      29.5
Accountants and Auditors                                    36,620   $30,750      61.5      25,600   $34,729      62.0
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      1,315   $24,948      36.4         875   $28,299      31.5
Budget Analysts                                                970   $35,755      39.4         825   $40,188      42.4
Credit Analysts                                                840   $32,188      44.9         650   $35,673      44.0
Financial Analysts                                             790   $40,106      62.0         560   $42,336      57.1
Personal Financial Advisors                                  4,115   $31,041      51.4       2,955   $35,625      49.2
Insurance Underwriters                                       3,120   $32,576      34.1       2,540   $35,449      33.5
Financial Examiners                                            195   $38,405      55.8         155   $37,656      46.4
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 5,670   $29,033      25.9       4,640   $30,746      25.4
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                4,330   $25,503      16.5       2,440   $31,706      18.9
Tax Preparers                                                3,210   $10,502      25.5         750   $30,828      27.8
Financial Specialists, All Other                             1,060   $26,473      33.1         840   $29,858      31.3

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                      10,295   $42,420      59.6       7,975   $47,195      57.5
Computer Programmers                                         8,190   $42,183      62.2       5,935   $45,843      60.2
Computer Software Engineers                                  6,315   $46,434      67.4       4,805   $50,395      63.8
Computer Support Specialists                                 6,105   $33,111      35.5       4,350   $38,576      32.9
Database Administrators                                      1,450   $38,044      54.1       1,110   $40,700      54.8
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  1,900   $41,305      42.0       1,640   $42,219      40.0
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts              2,880   $32,622      55.7       1,925   $40,139      56.4
Actuaries                                                      530   $56,333      94.2         365   $58,333      98.1
Mathematicians                                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Operations Research Analysts                                 1,830   $43,044      54.5       1,380   $45,473      53.1
Statisticians                                                  690   $42,097      83.7         520   $47,036      87.1
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  85   $40,179      57.8          50   $38,958      46.9

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     1,450   $33,425      84.1         910   $39,320      87.0
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                205   $25,170      87.2         115   $30,924      84.6
Aerospace Engineers                                            100   $51,719      59.4          80   $53,036      54.4
Agricultural Engineers                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Biomedical Engineers                                            95   $53,533      79.6          70   $54,783      82.9
Chemical Engineers                                             690   $52,790      94.2         470   $59,293      99.2
Civil Engineers                                              1,020   $40,321      88.3         700   $44,041      87.3
Computer Hardware Engineers                                    285   $39,464      70.4         200   $44,792      77.8
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                            780   $50,357      68.9         525   $54,702      69.4
Environmental Engineers                                        320   $48,750      96.3         205   $51,393     100.0
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            1,320   $36,881      58.1       1,075   $40,557      56.6
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                           30   $43,125     100.0          15  $160,556     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; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            170   $40,859      76.5         125   $41,905      71.8
Mechanical Engineers                                           420   $46,250      82.4         300   $47,436      82.5
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                               4   $25,625      33.3           4   $26,250       0.0
Nuclear Engineers                                               55   $29,762      68.5          20   $51,833      59.1
Petroleum Engineers                                              4   $23,750       0.0           0         .        .
Engineers, All Others                                        1,145   $42,684      80.7         770   $47,278      84.4
Drafters                                                     1,905   $27,421      22.2       1,345   $30,904      17.6
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     3,095   $25,931      20.0       2,135   $30,168      17.9
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                              195   $18,558       6.2         105   $23,882       9.7

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               300   $17,240      75.3         160   $40,469      79.2
Biological Scientists                                        1,500   $35,448      92.3         985   $40,295      94.5
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          135   $30,167      84.3          90   $35,417      97.7
Medical Scientists                                           2,270   $41,841      98.5       1,640   $50,310      99.6
Astronomers and Physicists                                      70   $48,229      93.0          55   $48,438      96.4
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                                30   $26,806     100.0          20   $36,667     100.0
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            2,355   $44,702      93.5       1,930   $47,270      92.8
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                     850   $30,938      93.1         575   $35,339      90.6
Physical Scientists, All Other                               2,690   $31,778      93.5       1,670   $42,969      94.9
Economists                                                     225   $41,518     100.0         165   $52,250     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                    1,855   $32,310      74.0       1,100   $45,745      80.9
Psychologists                                                5,140   $35,644      99.1       2,140   $44,391      99.6
Sociologists                                                   100   $25,306      76.5          50   $26,413     100.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                    215   $41,607      84.6         165   $42,773      82.6
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            875   $24,773      95.2         480   $30,727      97.5
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      460   $27,853      39.5         340   $30,313      35.2
Biological Technicians                                         400   $27,663      57.6         280   $32,361      61.2
Chemical Technicians                                         1,745   $35,089      42.5       1,325   $37,626      43.9
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                            95   $43,194      50.0          70   $44,792      47.9
Nuclear Technicians                                             55   $43,162      35.8          40   $44,118      42.5
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         3,110   $18,118      45.2       1,470   $26,374      53.3

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                  18,505   $24,524      70.2      10,485   $28,262      69.7
Social Workers                                              28,020   $27,343      74.1      20,095   $30,452      73.8
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               7,725   $23,302      47.3       4,990   $27,324      48.9
Clergy                                                       3,095   $25,619      78.7       1,940   $30,511      82.4
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                1,380   $17,526      68.7         640   $25,094      72.6
Religious Workers, All Other                                 2,120   $12,410      50.0         775   $25,250      57.3

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                     10,645   $51,777      99.9       7,475   $63,734      99.8
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                845   $42,467      65.2         670   $49,427      65.4
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                             10,145   $27,806      37.1       7,015   $31,336      33.6
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          6,840   $22,169      26.2       4,250   $26,668      21.1



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; FEMALES

                                                                               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                                      26,245   $27,554      89.9      14,590   $41,620      91.7
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                         16,695   $12,256      55.0       8,210   $17,517      51.4
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       99,620   $36,342      96.7      74,575   $40,871      97.6
Secondary School Teachers                                   19,685   $35,657      96.4      14,415   $40,424      98.3
Special Education Teachers                                   6,320   $35,244      88.6       4,835   $38,845      91.8
Other Teachers and Instructors                              14,305   $10,420      54.6       4,000   $25,063      58.5
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   855   $21,375      85.2         430   $30,282      85.4
Librarians                                                   6,165   $31,506      86.5       3,280   $35,906      89.1
Library Technicians                                          1,040    $8,985      22.6         340   $23,306      21.9
Teacher Assistants                                          32,675    $9,074      15.1       5,445   $15,449      13.7
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers               1,390   $31,500      81.8         710   $44,881      83.4

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  4,315   $12,706      42.9       1,795   $26,020      41.8
Designers                                                   17,255   $19,910      39.9       9,255   $28,075      43.2
Actors                                                         340   $15,296      58.9         100   $19,231      65.0
Producers and Directors                                      1,445   $31,242      74.1         985   $34,966      73.0
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               2,325    $8,687      45.7         685   $24,780      59.5
Dancers and Choreographers                                     575   $14,776      22.5         140   $23,796      25.4
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       2,765    $6,689      61.0         505   $22,434      70.0
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           450   $12,083      31.6         105   $20,400      32.1
Announcers                                                     405   $18,393      33.3         225   $25,590      43.6
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                 1,715   $25,616      74.1         890   $37,069      82.1
Public Relations Specialists                                 3,200   $29,557      64.1       2,025   $36,169      66.1
Editors                                                      4,290   $27,450      77.5       2,780   $32,423      76.8
Technical Writers                                            1,750   $39,326      79.3       1,265   $42,309      81.5
Writers and Authors                                          3,430   $24,097      85.0       1,630   $35,315      85.1
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                1,195   $20,000      35.3         465   $33,507      27.3
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                              440   $23,722      38.1         245   $27,880      51.9
Photographers                                                1,785   $12,010      23.9         650   $20,593      24.1
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                        155   $16,989      35.0          95   $24,615      25.0
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      4    $1,250       0.0           0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                  565   $31,968      90.1         230   $48,750      97.4
Dentists                                                     1,385   $55,688     100.0         635   $63,523     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                 3,630   $26,638      68.4       2,165   $31,230      65.1
Optometrists                                                   395   $50,486     100.0         235   $63,203     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  5,400   $51,589      92.2       3,275   $60,682      97.7
Physicians and Surgeons                                      9,725   $59,396      99.6       6,410   $80,224      99.6
Physician Assistants                                         1,950   $30,398      59.4       1,210   $36,509      57.3



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                    140   $54,306     100.0         100   $76,607     100.0
Registered Nurses                                          120,595   $36,302      51.9      70,735   $41,886      51.2
Audiologists                                                   390   $34,500      94.6         190   $43,833      97.9
Occupational Therapists                                      3,325   $33,469      85.5       1,600   $43,889      83.8
Physical Therapists                                          4,820   $41,276      90.3       2,605   $47,409      91.1
Radiation Therapists                                           535   $39,757      18.9         400   $42,049      21.8
Recreational Therapists                                      1,085   $23,942      62.0         725   $27,287      67.1
Respiratory Therapists                                       2,680   $31,784      31.5       1,790   $35,546      31.9
Speech-Language Pathologists                                 3,910   $38,108      99.2       1,540   $42,064      98.9
Therapists, All Others                                       4,830   $22,085      86.3       2,425   $27,419      83.8
Veterinarians                                                  995   $46,500      99.5         675   $51,500     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                    185   $27,857      65.8          75   $41,250      89.5
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                  12,140   $30,077      52.7       8,040   $34,229      51.3
Dental Hygienists                                            5,260   $28,094      28.1       1,760   $36,633      28.1
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             9,930   $28,770      17.6       6,160   $32,643      19.4
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 2,120   $21,390      12.7       1,275   $26,042      10.6
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                               10,625   $16,567      13.7       5,840   $21,800      12.6
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses           32,850   $23,818       9.5      19,425   $27,466       9.5
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians           3,615   $21,274      12.5       2,315   $24,146      10.0
Opticians, Dispensing                                        1,790   $19,264      10.6       1,080   $22,416      10.8
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians           2,670   $22,171      19.8       1,620   $26,057      17.1
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                1,170   $28,887      60.7         820   $32,470      63.5

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 85,175   $16,084       4.5      45,595   $20,295       3.9
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                    690   $23,807       3.8         360   $26,264       1.9
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                      2,310   $21,013      18.6       1,110   $26,926      12.1
Massage Therapists                                           1,950   $11,993      29.0         525   $19,638      26.7
Dental Assistants                                            8,795   $16,972       5.5       3,795   $21,283       3.7
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                28,410   $17,075       8.7      15,420   $21,167       8.1

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     210   $32,955      27.9         170   $37,946      25.1
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                   365   $47,009      27.2         300   $46,193      25.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                            10   $61,875      66.7          10   $61,875      66.7
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other             680   $36,934      25.6         550   $39,722      26.1
Fire Fighters                                                   75   $38,281      14.7          70   $38,906      15.5
Fire Inspectors                                                 10   $26,250       0.0          10   $26,667       0.0
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   2,505   $31,245      11.9       2,075   $33,219      11.1
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                          670   $45,563      50.3         565   $46,742      55.3
Fish and Game Wardens                                            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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                    260   $20,341       2.3         150   $25,532       4.0
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           2,970   $40,101      18.3       2,390   $40,899      18.6
Transit and Railroad Police                                      4   $11,250       0.0           0         .        .
Animal Control Workers                                          40    $9,167       0.0          20   $26,250       0.0
Private Detectives and Investigators                           580   $27,333      57.2         410   $31,136      59.3
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             5,740   $15,734       8.5       2,850   $22,696      10.4
Crossing Guards                                              3,430    $7,787       4.0         350   $19,559       2.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers              1,375    $4,822      13.4         195   $19,233      27.7

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         2,655   $16,217      12.7       1,425   $19,794      13.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                       11,775   $15,356       9.4       6,595   $19,925      10.2
Cooks                                                       31,715   $10,356       2.7      12,010   $15,779       2.3
Food Preparation Workers                                    13,370    $8,777       3.0       4,065   $14,701       1.6
Bartenders                                                  11,265    $9,827       5.3       4,235   $14,441       4.0
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                       10,910    $9,123       2.4       3,420   $15,005       3.2
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                3,980    $7,027       4.2         830   $13,847       6.2
Waiters and Waitresses                                      52,200    $9,367       8.8      14,525   $14,814       7.1
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  5,710   $11,894       2.0       2,345   $19,357       1.8
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                    7,340    $6,087       2.0         730   $15,704       0.3
Dishwashers                                                  2,535    $6,545       0.6         620   $11,744       0.6
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                       4,095    $7,388       5.2         945   $16,120       5.4
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                    185    $8,750       0.0          50   $15,000       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         3,105   $17,994       4.4       2,015   $21,231       4.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                          275   $22,647       9.8         145   $27,500      17.1
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              27,875   $10,395       2.6      10,480   $18,774       1.6
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                             38,545   $11,075       2.1      15,975   $16,484       1.9
Pest Control Workers                                           100   $27,031       9.9          70   $31,786      14.7
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                  2,320   $10,728      19.1         710   $20,515      15.8

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              495   $17,986      26.8         235   $27,115      36.4
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    3,040   $18,848      15.7       1,885   $22,590      18.5
Animal Trainers                                                630   $12,904      17.6         435   $16,386      17.8
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    3,445   $10,818      14.7       1,565   $17,917      15.3



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 485    $7,545       8.9         115   $21,033       9.6
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   20    $3,984      42.1           0         .        .
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     400    $5,676      13.7          85   $20,268      27.7
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                    1,630    $6,240      16.9         345   $17,344      10.4
Funeral Service Workers                                        155   $10,144      18.1          50   $19,904       9.8
Barbers                                                        685   $12,407       3.8         330   $19,643       6.7
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists              29,785   $11,901       4.3      12,205   $17,706       4.7
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                    3,710   $11,827       9.1       1,715   $18,374      11.6
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                      325   $12,349      13.9         155   $18,750       4.5
Tour and Travel Guides                                         890    $4,764      23.4         205   $21,313      38.8
Transportation Attendants                                    3,600   $21,563      22.1       1,300   $28,629      21.8
Child Care Workers                                          40,025    $7,978      13.8      14,460   $14,166      15.1
Personal and Home Care Aides                                 8,595   $10,640       6.6       3,405   $16,224       4.9
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               7,620   $11,706      34.3       2,915   $21,746      36.0
Residential Advisors                                         3,555   $17,070      16.2       1,910   $21,177      17.4
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   615   $11,071      27.4         220   $24,861      26.9

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   50,170   $20,339      17.8      36,005   $23,126      17.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   12,525   $31,272      30.3       9,780   $36,029      30.7
Cashiers                                                    73,940    $8,842       4.4      22,715   $15,322       4.1
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    3,530    $9,444       5.9       1,295   $16,485       8.2
Parts Salespersons                                             510   $19,755       2.7         295   $22,066       4.7
Retail Salespersons                                         76,840   $10,137      16.2      26,660   $19,507      16.9
Advertising Sales Agents                                     4,550   $27,440      44.3       3,075   $32,460      44.5
Insurance Sales Agents                                       9,045   $25,803      24.5       6,530   $29,833      26.5
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                               5,300   $30,385      37.7       3,830   $34,977      38.8
Travel Agents                                                5,515   $21,520      20.0       3,325   $27,150      17.3
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                   7,495   $27,951      34.2       4,830   $36,007      36.7
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          16,240   $29,449      38.8      11,140   $35,694      42.1
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                 1,815    $5,161      13.0         335   $21,028      21.9
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                        11,850   $22,992      27.5       6,520   $31,840      25.2
Sales Engineers                                                 75   $61,806      45.5          75   $61,806      45.5
Telemarketers                                                9,130    $9,176       7.0       2,550   $18,439       9.8
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        4,315    $5,717      13.9         890   $17,696      12.8
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         4,630   $21,560      47.1       2,420   $31,237      54.6

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              49,010   $27,368      18.9      37,810   $30,093      17.5
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service           3,220   $15,622       5.5       1,510   $20,769       5.8



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; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                          3,365   $19,945       4.8       2,215   $25,335       5.0
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   265   $26,806       8.7         210   $29,934       3.3
Bill and Account Collectors                                  6,005   $21,824      12.3       3,935   $24,929      12.3
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators            20,230   $21,250       9.3      13,630   $23,913       7.7
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                63,555   $20,772      10.8      39,195   $24,931       8.6
Gaming Cage Workers                                             20    $3,125      23.8           0         .        .
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                               9,265   $24,148      10.9       6,765   $27,002       9.8
Procurement Clerks                                           1,020   $24,288      12.8         745   $26,271      13.1
Tellers                                                     19,125   $15,863       7.3      10,430   $18,910       6.0
Brokerage Clerks                                               285   $23,409      16.1         210   $26,691      13.2
Correspondence Clerks                                          420   $25,667      11.2         340   $26,372       9.7
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                         1,845   $20,591      11.4       1,265   $23,800      11.1
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                      1,745   $20,478      14.2       1,315   $22,228      11.9
Customer Service Representatives                            66,320   $21,221      14.5      43,045   $24,929      14.5
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                  995   $30,052      37.1         755   $32,404      41.2
File Clerks                                                 10,120   $15,942      10.6       4,990   $22,259       8.5
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                         2,540   $11,727      10.6       1,120   $16,302       9.5
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     5,975   $12,110      19.1       2,075   $24,162      15.2
Library Assistants, Clerical                                 5,380    $9,881      25.7       1,500   $22,839      27.2
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                 3,780   $24,587      13.4       3,005   $26,119      13.3
New Account Clerks                                             515   $21,157      11.3         355   $22,981       9.6
Order Clerks                                                 5,110   $16,335       8.3       2,750   $21,553       6.0
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                1,875   $25,448      15.2       1,300   $27,788       9.7
Receptionists and Information Clerks                        44,615   $15,082       8.9      20,390   $21,025       6.9
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              3,510   $20,179      19.6       2,085   $25,995      20.9
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                     2,430   $21,542      16.3       1,470   $25,696      16.5
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       120   $27,708      25.8         105   $27,604      21.4
Couriers and Messengers                                      1,540   $14,000      15.8         630   $22,792      11.9
Dispatchers                                                  4,515   $23,585       7.1       3,265   $26,554       6.2
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       270   $29,063       9.2         210   $32,692       9.5
Postal Service Clerks                                        4,315   $35,938       8.9       2,870   $39,332       9.7
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 4,980   $31,850       7.7       3,165   $37,926       8.9
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               3,050   $33,987       8.7       1,965   $37,881       9.5
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  8,055   $25,762      21.2       6,055   $28,081      18.3
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      9,290   $18,674       3.7       6,445   $21,429       3.3
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              20,725   $14,459       4.2      10,755   $20,394       4.1
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                              1,575   $20,308       5.4       1,015   $23,449       6.1
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                  197,325   $21,550       9.6     127,735   $25,612       8.2
Computer Operators                                           7,360   $23,058      11.3       5,070   $25,948      10.6
Data Entry Keyers                                           26,305   $17,792       9.8      14,405   $22,123       7.4
Word Processors and Typists                                 12,485   $20,458       7.2       7,485   $23,930       6.0
Desktop Publishers                                             595   $26,303      33.4         400   $29,077      35.6
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                9,955   $24,965      15.1       7,390   $26,760      13.4



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; FEMALES

                                                                               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                                             5,845   $15,110       5.0       2,750   $20,820       3.3
Office Clerks, General                                      57,420   $18,708      10.1      32,620   $23,793       8.3
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                    1,805   $15,663       6.7         940   $20,366       6.9
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                1,305   $15,705      29.2         555   $24,618      28.3
Statistical Assistants                                       1,060   $25,770      12.3         675   $29,235      11.5
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other        16,185   $23,160      25.2      10,600   $27,126      25.0

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         240   $15,240      19.1         180   $16,394      19.0
Agricultural Inspectors                                        115   $28,250       9.7          80   $38,542       6.3
Animal Breeders                                                 70    $9,375      27.1          45   $17,222      30.4
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     355   $14,063       9.3         150   $20,484      14.5
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                           5,560    $8,525       7.6       2,350   $15,953       6.0
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                             15    $1,806      15.4           4   $10,000      50.0
Hunters and Trappers                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Forest and Conservation Workers                                 55   $10,417      17.9          15   $20,417      23.1
Logging Workers                                                 60   $11,607       6.7          30   $14,000       6.3

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                                685   $27,045      24.9         420   $32,813      26.6
Boilermakers                                                    15   $17,000       0.0          10   $18,333       0.0
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                      115   $22,632       2.6          60   $36,250       4.9
Carpenters                                                     750   $19,605      15.2         350   $26,250       6.6
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers                115   $21,696       0.0          75   $24,688       0.0
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                       75   $11,500       0.0           4   $40,625       0.0
Contruction Laborers                                         1,340   $16,810       4.0         550   $25,250       5.4
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators              65   $19,792       0.0          10   $18,750       0.0
Pile-Driver Operators                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                    325   $26,081       1.9         180   $29,091       1.1
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                       195   $20,811       0.0          75   $23,036       0.0
Electricians                                                   595   $25,729      12.8         310   $30,357       9.7
Glaziers                                                       190   $15,556      14.9         120   $21,417       8.4
Insulation Workers                                              40   $15,714       0.0          20   $16,071       0.0
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                       1,050   $12,339      13.9         430   $22,466       9.3
Paperhangers                                                   185   $12,500       7.1          70   $21,080       0.0
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters            305   $26,875       5.2         150   $36,625       4.7
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                    10   $28,125       0.0          10   $28,438       0.0
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Roofers                                                        115   $21,196       6.1          45   $32,212      14.9
Sheet Metal Workers                                            205   $20,208       8.2         135   $25,263       7.5
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                               65   $12,431       7.7          40   $27,031       0.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                   160   $20,000       0.0          70   $27,721       0.0
Construction and Building Inspectors                           220   $27,143      35.3         150   $30,114      35.1
Elevator Installers and Repairers                               25   $53,235       0.0          25   $53,235       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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                             65   $22,969      27.0          30   $31,786      53.1
Highway Maintenance Workers                                    105   $15,774      10.3          40   $35,625      10.0
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                    20   $14,643       0.0          15   $22,656       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                  35   $11,500      26.5          15   $23,750       0.0
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                               15   $27,083      17.6          15   $27,813       0.0
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                      65   $25,642      20.6          45   $26,250      20.0
Mining Machine Operators                                        25   $29,750       0.0          15   $38,750       0.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Other Extraction Workers                                        15   $30,625       0.0          10   $40,250       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   1,000   $35,370      17.6         805   $36,609      20.3
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  1,155   $28,381      22.1         795   $32,874      24.0
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              1,150   $42,560      12.6         980   $44,764      12.9
Avionics Technicians                                            50   $30,909       0.0          35   $32,386       0.0
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers              50   $24,821      24.5          35   $42,188       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                     20   $14,844       0.0          10   $13,750       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                       20   $24,375       0.0          20   $24,375       0.0
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                      15   $18,438       0.0           4   $18,750       0.0
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                 80    $9,922       0.0          40   $30,481       0.0
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                      30   $24,500      17.9          20   $35,455       0.0
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                     175   $31,359      11.4         125   $33,393      10.4
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                           95   $20,268      14.4          55   $21,607      25.0
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                       20   $18,594       0.0          15   $18,750       0.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                   790   $21,466       3.5         530   $23,576       3.8
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                   90   $28,750       0.0          80   $30,625       0.0
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                     70   $21,500       0.0          30   $47,981       0.0
Small Engine Mechanics                                          30   $35,875       0.0          25   $36,719       0.0
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                     35    $9,293       0.0           4   $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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                      75   $20,917       0.0          50   $23,295       0.0
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                     200   $20,833       5.4         155   $23,482       0.0
Home Appliance Repairers                                        50   $21,042      15.7          35   $21,875       0.0
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                  790   $27,406       2.7         540   $31,959       1.7
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                        625   $32,000      10.6         480   $35,648      11.9
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 120   $16,103       1.7          55   $21,250       3.8
Millwrights                                                     60   $18,500       0.0          50   $19,500       0.0
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers                 110   $35,962      14.8          45   $47,083      35.6
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers               450   $38,958      10.2         350   $42,796      12.0
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                   450   $22,180      13.3         255   $30,344       5.9
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    585   $12,957       5.8         280   $18,500       4.0
Commercial Divers                                               10    $1,250     100.0           0         .        .
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                   50   $22,344       0.0          25   $32,250       0.0
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers                10    $3,750       0.0           4    $5,000       0.0
Riggers                                                          0         .        .            0         .        .
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          80   $25,147       0.0          60   $25,882       0.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers            685   $19,516       8.6         430   $23,723       5.6

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         12,070   $26,784      14.8       9,655   $29,362      15.1
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                    40   $24,375       0.0          40   $24,375       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 6,855   $18,055       3.2       4,585   $21,451       3.8
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           130   $27,386       0.0         120   $28,929       0.0
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                       155   $29,188       4.5         115   $30,536       0.0
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    19,170   $16,768       3.0      11,450   $21,181       2.6
Bakers                                                       5,490   $13,109       5.3       2,620   $18,091       6.3
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    2,045   $16,258       2.2       1,280   $18,910       0.9
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                        260   $16,000       3.9         115   $29,167       8.8
Food Batchmakers                                             3,100   $15,621       3.4       1,525   $21,172       3.7
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                     220   $10,263       0.0          70   $16,818       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     195   $27,269      10.8         160   $27,269      13.2
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               215   $20,278       0.0         140   $28,167       0.0
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             35   $38,417       0.0          25   $39,000       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            260   $20,167       0.0         160   $22,226       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                   1,635   $20,000       1.1       1,100   $21,785       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; FEMALES

                                                                               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                               125   $25,234       1.6          95   $25,750       2.1
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                 555   $20,804       4.2         385   $22,268       1.3
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               190   $23,571       0.0         130   $25,385       0.0
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    35   $16,776       0.0          30   $17,153       0.0
Machinists                                                   1,165   $23,453       1.8         895   $25,699       2.3
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                   255   $27,292       6.2         195   $30,625       8.3
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic               60   $20,313      13.1          35   $20,625      23.5
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 1,285   $19,243       1.9         850   $21,793       1.5
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            195   $29,125       0.0         165   $34,464       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                            120   $21,477       0.0         100   $22,197       0.0
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                      1,925   $18,125       1.5       1,270   $20,673       0.0
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                65   $29,196       0.0          30   $28,571       0.0
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                              85   $32,000       0.0          60   $43,681       0.0
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   320   $26,071       5.6         260   $29,146       7.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                            20   $21,250       0.0          15   $22,500       0.0
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 7,100   $20,414       2.2       5,015   $23,250       1.9
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                              1,705   $17,077       7.9       1,050   $21,695       5.0
Job Printers                                                   720   $19,449       4.3         485   $21,690       3.3
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             2,145   $20,759      12.0       1,330   $25,566      12.2
Printing Machine Operators                                   2,030   $18,650       5.3       1,340   $21,694       3.3
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             5,640   $14,013       2.0       3,140   $16,579       1.8
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials            2,680   $11,633       2.5       1,315   $16,061       1.8
Sewing Machine Operators                                    19,375   $12,871       1.7      10,870   $15,660       1.0
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         205   $14,028       5.3         160   $14,444       6.9
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                             355   $13,813       4.5         240   $14,529       6.7
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                             3,630   $10,952       9.2       1,590   $17,276      10.6
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                       85   $14,917       2.4          40   $18,125       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      205   $14,973       7.2         130   $23,672       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                       670   $19,320       3.1         450   $20,827       1.3
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              575   $16,717       0.3         375   $19,659       0.5
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                            4   $43,125       0.0           4   $43,750       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                               130   $30,167      20.5         125   $30,104      17.3
Upholsterers                                                   450   $14,408       1.3         220   $22,461       0.0
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           775   $15,350       0.9         435   $17,409       0.5



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                             340   $19,483       0.6         245   $22,448       0.0
Furniture Finishers                                            265   $17,438       6.4         135   $20,893       5.9
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             4   $38,750       0.0           4   $38,750       0.0
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood           195   $17,292      13.4         105   $19,946      15.2
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                500   $14,504       3.8         315   $18,646       3.8
Woodworkers, All Other                                         260   $13,750       8.0         100   $19,167       5.1
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           105   $45,583      27.2          90   $46,500      30.4
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                      135    $6,789      21.5          50   $38,036       9.8
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                      145   $38,125      28.5         115   $38,188      33.9
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       155   $25,708       9.2         110   $26,375      10.9
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                  390   $30,064      21.1         255   $31,696      19.1
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                      675   $20,995       4.0         395   $25,408       4.6
Cutting Workers                                              1,445   $16,022       1.3         855   $20,461       1.2
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              665   $21,784       1.8         470   $23,750       1.3
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      295   $19,485       3.0         215   $21,855       0.0
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         19,210   $20,320       7.9      12,895   $24,132       7.4
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  520   $13,372      27.4         270   $20,313      21.3
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        2,060   $20,215      11.5       1,250   $22,078       8.9
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders         11,290   $17,436       1.9       6,605   $21,518       1.9
Painting Workers                                             1,180   $16,969       4.7         710   $21,846       0.8
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                    1,790   $14,216      12.3         995   $20,317      14.4
Semiconductor Processors                                        90   $26,118       0.0          75   $27,039       0.0
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             555   $16,947       2.9         345   $19,386       2.0
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        150   $15,263       0.0          85   $18,125       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders            10    $5,893       0.0           0         .        .
Etchers and Engravers                                          210   $15,724       8.1         145   $20,574       4.1
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      420   $14,493      10.9         215   $21,019       5.6
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders           835   $14,630       2.4         470   $20,929       4.3
Tire Builders                                                   25   $20,694       0.0          25   $21,250       0.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                     825   $14,028       1.6         355   $23,355       0.8
Production Workers, All Other                               22,905   $18,407       3.1      14,395   $22,253       2.9

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    1,890   $26,940      18.1       1,580   $28,391      20.2
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                           155   $33,935      66.2          95   $43,571      66.0
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  150   $40,104      26.2         115   $55,580      34.5



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.)

          PENNSYLVANIA; FEMALES

                                                                               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                                           75   $14,079       6.8          35   $18,977      14.3
Bus Drivers                                                 14,115   $10,959       2.4       2,565   $22,675       2.8
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                       6,465   $15,976       5.7       3,175   $23,618       6.0
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   1,995    $8,851       2.1         495   $15,870       2.0
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                              80   $10,547       0.0          35   $16,172       0.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                             115   $39,375       0.0          90   $45,556       0.0
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                            160   $36,429      22.8          80   $45,417      47.4
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                       80   $38,587       0.0          55   $39,293       0.0
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                       15   $16,250       0.0           4   $35,625       0.0
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                             4    $1,250     100.0           0         .        .
Ship Engineers                                                   4   $66,250     100.0           4   $66,250     100.0
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                         30   $38,409       0.0          15   $38,182       0.0
Parking Lot Attendants                                         250   $11,875      10.8         125   $21,094       0.0
Service Station Attendants                                   1,010   $10,385       5.7         440   $17,010       7.5
Transportation Inspectors                                      145   $30,096      22.1         105   $37,031      29.9
Other Transportation Workers                                    60   $27,222      18.3          40   $29,219      26.8
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  70    $7,065       0.0          20   $26,667       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                      215   $31,552      19.9         165   $35,813      19.0
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators               15   $47,656       0.0          10   $48,281       0.0
Hoist and Winch Operators                                       25   $26,985       0.0          25   $26,985       0.0
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                       1,865   $23,488       1.8       1,295   $26,091       1.7
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                          2,550   $11,528       1.7       1,015   $20,708       2.5
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      23,820   $16,110       1.8      13,250   $21,543       1.3
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                               1,095   $15,008       3.2         620   $18,559       4.0
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                 14,415   $13,489       2.2       6,765   $19,973       2.1
Pumping Station Operators                                       15   $49,250      11.8          15   $50,000      14.3
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                     240   $14,861       5.8         145   $20,441       9.7
Shuttle Car Operators                                           10   $20,893       0.0          10   $20,893       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                               20   $13,333       0.0          20   $13,333       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                             620   $19,703       5.3         370   $22,479       3.0

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