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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Rhode Island: Males

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


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

21 to 74 years                                             262,665   $32,305      30.2     190,070   $38,252      32.2

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                             4,025   $86,290      63.6       3,625   $88,958      63.9
General and Operations Managers                              2,600   $55,025      47.3       2,275   $56,640      47.8
Legislators                                                     55   $70,268     100.0          25   $72,054     100.0
Advertising and Promotions Managers                            130   $31,983      75.8          90   $56,364      72.8
Marketing and Sales Managers                                 2,450   $67,462      60.4       2,165   $71,534      64.1
Public Relations Managers                                       90   $49,375      85.2          60   $52,143     100.0
Administrative Services Managers                               255   $50,291      51.6         220   $51,076      55.3
Computer and Information Systems Managers                      650   $73,235      71.8         615   $75,000      73.3
Financial Managers                                           1,875   $60,069      77.4       1,585   $61,306      78.2
Human Resources Managers                                       700   $44,107      44.6         555   $47,736      46.3
Industrial Production Managers                               1,240   $52,470      33.9       1,145   $53,730      33.4
Purchasing Managers                                            425   $52,109      58.7         375   $56,343      58.4
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers             785   $39,250      16.3         735   $39,625      15.4
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                   175   $28,333      21.0         120   $33,056      27.5
Farmers and Ranchers                                           240   $15,357      16.4         135   $38,571      26.1
Construction Managers                                        1,870   $51,282      33.0       1,490   $54,709      35.0
Education Administrators                                     1,125   $53,798      89.6         755   $62,317      92.2
Engineering Managers                                           460   $71,250      76.9         405   $74,063      81.6
Food Service Managers                                        1,850   $34,430      32.5       1,455   $38,279      37.0
Funeral Directors                                              175   $50,781      30.3         155   $56,964      29.4
Gaming Managers                                                 45   $40,938      23.4          35   $42,292      33.3
Lodging Managers                                               260   $30,357      43.4         160   $36,563      47.5
Medical and Health Services Managers                           515   $52,868      66.5         470   $55,000      64.3
Natural Sciences Managers                                       30   $45,000     100.0          30   $45,000     100.0
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                            30   $60,729     100.0          30   $60,729     100.0
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                     645   $42,173      50.9         505   $48,977      56.4
Social and Community Service Managers                          340   $38,785      56.9         270   $40,536      58.2
Managers, All Other                                          4,370   $51,086      51.3       3,770   $52,333      52.1

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                  10    $6,719     100.0           0         .        .
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                     25   $28,594       0.0          15   $30,000       0.0
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products              500   $38,750      37.1         395   $40,375      35.3
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                                415   $39,877      41.2         365   $41,458      38.0
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                                430   $41,164      55.7         330   $43,510      62.3
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                        155   $37,500      51.3         130   $45,000      50.8
Cost Estimators                                                295   $56,364      42.2         255   $60,125      43.2



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.)

          RHODE ISLAND; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations
  Specialists                                                1,215   $40,917      53.5         940   $46,466      57.2
Logisticians                                                    60   $52,188      24.2          60   $52,188      24.2
Management Analysts                                          1,345   $55,114      76.8         825   $70,450      81.6
Meeting and Convention Planners                                  0         .        .            0         .        .
Other Business Operations Specialists                          415   $37,269      47.7         285   $46,667      53.1
Accountants and Auditors                                     2,810   $46,042      86.3       2,200   $50,851      89.3
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                        200   $55,066      62.3         160   $56,513      67.1
Budget Analysts                                                 70   $46,172      88.7          45   $47,266      82.2
Credit Analysts                                                 30   $40,156      83.3          30   $40,156      83.3
Financial Analysts                                             145   $62,750      83.9          80   $70,563      81.5
Personal Financial Advisors                                    660   $44,009      86.6         535   $47,454      91.0
Insurance Underwriters                                          70   $56,912      59.7          70   $56,912      59.7
Financial Examiners                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Loan Counselors and Officers                                   730   $42,843      68.3         600   $45,511      66.2
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                   65   $36,250      55.4          50   $41,607      59.2
Tax Preparers                                                  135   $19,583      72.4          50   $55,357      84.6
Financial Specialists, All Other                                70   $72,031      59.4          45   $75,625      73.9

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                       1,685   $44,677      64.2       1,230   $50,864      65.6
Computer Programmers                                         1,595   $53,563      57.3       1,290   $55,898      58.5
Computer Software Engineers                                  1,760   $60,651      80.8       1,490   $61,817      85.0
Computer Support Specialists                                   925   $32,255      37.3         725   $37,130      40.2
Database Administrators                                        250   $55,446      71.3         200   $70,577      76.0
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                    430   $42,255      49.8         395   $43,438      52.5
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts                615   $41,708      48.9         495   $47,500      49.6
Actuaries                                                       60   $54,250     100.0          60   $54,250     100.0
Mathematicians                                                  25   $40,938     100.0          15   $42,344     100.0
Operations Research Analysts                                   130   $43,618      51.9         105   $50,368      64.8
Statisticians                                                   40   $43,438     100.0          30   $45,000     100.0
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  30   $48,056      35.7          20   $48,750       0.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                       530   $46,714      86.8         450   $52,188      86.7
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                 50   $45,469      71.4          25   $52,083      46.2
Aerospace Engineers                                            105   $57,679      64.8          95   $58,036      60.2
Agricultural Engineers                                          15   $57,125     100.0          15   $57,125     100.0
Biomedical Engineers                                            55   $39,643      12.5          45   $71,250      15.6
Chemical Engineers                                             180   $69,643      94.9         160   $70,100      94.3
Civil Engineers                                                750   $58,676      83.5         650   $60,690      87.1
Computer Hardware Engineers                                    240   $42,404      52.3         205   $42,404      57.6
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                          1,425   $61,614      78.6       1,140   $64,234      78.8
Environmental Engineers                                         85   $47,813      90.5          70   $48,015      88.4
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety              685   $47,011      63.0         565   $51,741      68.2
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                          315   $59,335      65.5         255   $61,042      75.1



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.)

          RHODE ISLAND; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            115   $49,500      29.8         105   $50,189      31.8
Mechanical Engineers                                           935   $56,198      68.5         850   $57,188      68.5
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Nuclear Engineers                                               20   $81,042      66.7          20   $81,042      66.7
Petroleum Engineers                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Engineers, All Others                                        1,350   $54,292      73.6       1,115   $58,811      73.9
Drafters                                                       670   $38,046      16.0         560   $39,167      17.0
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     1,735   $35,471      14.9       1,425   $39,219      13.6
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                              135   $35,938       3.7         105   $55,341       4.8

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                                45   $24,474      17.4          40   $25,000       0.0
Biological Scientists                                          175   $41,641      97.7         140   $45,156     100.0
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                           15   $51,538     100.0          15   $51,538     100.0
Medical Scientists                                             115   $47,083     100.0          85   $53,750     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                      60   $82,500     100.0          60   $82,500     100.0
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                                15   $67,969     100.0          15   $67,969     100.0
Chemists and Materials Scientists                              315   $48,063      76.7         250   $47,500      77.2
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                     135   $43,125      88.8         130   $43,333      88.6
Physical Scientists, All Other                                 285   $40,769      97.6         180   $50,729     100.0
Economists                                                      30   $42,083     100.0          30   $42,083     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                      135   $17,083      53.7          75   $61,944      89.2
Psychologists                                                  355   $56,061      96.1         235   $63,929     100.0
Sociologists                                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Urban and Regional Planners                                     70   $56,188     100.0          60   $55,375     100.0
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers             95   $43,438     100.0          45   $50,347     100.0
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                       45   $23,056      26.1          25   $22,404      48.0
Biological Technicians                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Chemical Technicians                                           370   $35,951      11.8         295   $36,331       8.8
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Nuclear Technicians                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians           375   $16,397      49.1         160   $40,298      59.1

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   1,075   $28,467      64.0         745   $31,151      67.3
Social Workers                                                 935   $36,209      81.3         765   $37,594      79.3
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists                 420   $32,072      53.2         325   $37,917      60.1
Clergy                                                         685   $20,361      81.7         505   $24,800      78.7
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                   55   $36,827      90.9          55   $36,827      90.9
Religious Workers, All Other                                   100   $24,500      71.0          70   $34,545      73.5

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                      2,605   $78,060      99.8       2,310   $84,139      99.7
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                195   $79,531      85.5         125   $79,375      94.4
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                                140   $28,618      73.4         100   $40,132      63.0
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                            170   $39,545      68.2          85   $60,324      47.0



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.)

          RHODE ISLAND; MALES

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

  EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND LIBRARY OCCUPATIONS
Postsecondary Teachers                                       3,520   $44,643      85.5       2,295   $56,908      91.7
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                             15   $39,821     100.0          15   $39,821     100.0
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                        2,795   $41,933      97.0       1,925   $46,949      96.6
Secondary School Teachers                                    1,350   $46,117      96.9         985   $50,150      97.7
Special Education Teachers                                     165   $36,750      85.3         120   $50,750      79.7
Other Teachers and Instructors                                 865   $16,094      45.9         245   $44,583      50.8
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                    50   $47,386      58.8          35   $48,438      68.6
Librarians                                                     210   $36,821      94.3         130   $40,500     100.0
Library Technicians                                             45   $11,167      36.4          15   $24,688      57.1
Teacher Assistants                                             395   $11,761      22.6         100   $27,000      12.7
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                  45   $38,594     100.0          15   $51,932     100.0

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                    370   $29,808      66.8         265   $31,083      66.2
Designers                                                    1,665   $39,681      42.3       1,245   $42,039      41.5
Actors                                                          45    $2,292      56.8           0         .        .
Producers and Directors                                        265   $34,318      52.7         205   $44,688      54.9
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers                 535   $25,590      50.1         295   $33,603      44.4
Dancers and Choreographers                                       0         .        .            0         .        .
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                         390   $20,000      39.2         140   $30,250      24.6
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                            15   $19,821      46.2           4   $31,250     100.0
Announcers                                                     145   $21,932      37.0          90   $28,125      37.0
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                   200   $38,571      89.4         135   $47,578     100.0
Public Relations Specialists                                   230   $32,961      62.0         160   $37,083      76.5
Editors                                                        235   $28,750      81.7         140   $33,750      94.3
Technical Writers                                               95   $51,250      75.3          75   $71,875      78.1
Writers and Authors                                            270   $45,938      82.7         165   $50,556      85.5
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  100   $21,400      39.0          30   $21,450      27.6
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                              175   $35,268      11.0         120   $34,514       5.8
Photographers                                                  340   $37,955      43.6         260   $42,237      47.3
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                         45   $31,250      19.6          30   $34,167      30.0
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                   90   $52,049     100.0          65   $51,250     100.0
Dentists                                                       380  $120,109     100.0         220  $130,000     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                     4   $23,750     100.0           4   $23,750     100.0
Optometrists                                                   115   $70,417     100.0          70   $63,875     100.0
Pharmacists                                                    450   $60,030      85.4         360   $61,406      88.1
Physicians and Surgeons                                      2,575  $122,240      99.1       2,000  $128,313      98.8
Physician Assistants                                            40   $70,682      57.1          35   $71,705      72.7



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.)

          RHODE ISLAND; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                     70   $99,821     100.0          50  $140,833     100.0
Registered Nurses                                              765   $46,652      61.5         520   $50,017      59.9
Audiologists                                                    10   $53,750     100.0          10   $53,750     100.0
Occupational Therapists                                         20   $29,250     100.0          20   $29,250     100.0
Physical Therapists                                            100   $35,938      93.1          55   $50,250      86.8
Radiation Therapists                                            30   $24,130       0.0          30   $24,130       0.0
Recreational Therapists                                         15   $37,361      52.9          10   $41,250       0.0
Respiratory Therapists                                         120   $46,964      18.3          75   $45,446       0.0
Speech-Language Pathologists                                    25   $68,929     100.0           0         .        .
Therapists, All Others                                         170   $30,054      52.6         115   $31,083      58.3
Veterinarians                                                   85   $92,083     100.0          80   $93,000     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                     20    $1,875     100.0           4   $71,250     100.0
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                     290   $26,581      63.7         180   $34,706      68.3
Dental Hygienists                                               10   $36,250     100.0          10   $36,250     100.0
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians               310   $41,506      24.3         270   $42,235      25.5
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                   440   $31,899       4.6         375   $35,855       1.6
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                  130   $22,969       9.3         100   $25,417      12.2
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses              105   $31,167       0.0          65   $35,750       0.0
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians              30   $35,417     100.0          20   $28,929     100.0
Opticians, Dispensing                                           40   $29,306       0.0          40   $29,306       0.0
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians             110   $34,375      21.4         105   $37,750      23.1
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                  140   $42,500      79.3         110   $38,750      74.1

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                  1,540   $24,410      16.4       1,025   $30,219      14.2
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                      4   $41,250       0.0           4   $41,250       0.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                         45   $35,298      23.4          45   $35,298      23.4
Massage Therapists                                              40   $20,625      50.0          35   $21,875      55.9
Dental Assistants                                               10   $36,250       0.0          10   $36,250       0.0
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                   275   $22,708      37.5         150   $35,987      39.1

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     115   $65,391      41.0         115   $65,391      41.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                   290   $60,477      62.6         240   $61,450      66.9
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                           320   $56,042      25.8         260   $60,313      31.3
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other             290   $40,962      27.9         260   $40,745      29.0
Fire Fighters                                                1,890   $51,676      14.0       1,750   $51,885      13.5
Fire Inspectors                                                 50   $36,750       0.0          45   $45,500       0.0
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   1,045   $41,424      15.4         955   $42,039      14.9
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                          310   $50,563      45.8         295   $50,750      48.8
Fish and Game Wardens                                           40   $21,458     100.0          15   $65,556     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.)

          RHODE ISLAND; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                     15   $44,500       0.0           4   $66,250       0.0
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           1,945   $50,601      46.1       1,635   $51,088      48.1
Transit and Railroad Police                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Animal Control Workers                                          55   $36,607       0.0          55   $36,607       0.0
Private Detectives and Investigators                           140   $41,000      35.0         100   $45,917      31.3
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             2,280   $20,474      13.1       1,470   $26,362      12.0
Crossing Guards                                                 25    $4,444       0.0           0         .        .
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                200    $4,963       6.5          10   $11,250       0.0

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         1,490   $25,562      13.6       1,150   $27,057      13.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        1,050   $25,232      20.5         790   $30,333      22.0
Cooks                                                        2,980   $16,855       6.3       1,810   $21,043       8.4
Food Preparation Workers                                       590   $15,000       2.9         325   $18,681       5.2
Bartenders                                                     855   $14,384      14.3         305   $22,283       6.3
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                          255   $10,625       0.0          65   $16,328       0.0
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                  165    $8,724       3.6          35   $30,341       0.0
Waiters and Waitresses                                       1,175   $15,290      23.0         455   $24,422      11.6
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                     75   $16,641       0.0          30   $21,786       0.0
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                      205   $11,167       7.4          50   $20,250       0.0
Dishwashers                                                    460   $10,104       3.0         145   $12,246       0.0
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                          50   $15,833      18.8          25   $16,058       0.0
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                      4    $3,750       0.0           0         .        .

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                           400   $27,245       5.0         305   $31,833       6.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                          395   $26,638      22.3         220   $31,953      20.5
Janitors and Building Cleaners                               6,280   $21,008       4.6       3,995   $25,472       4.5
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                                665   $16,925       1.4         345   $25,022       2.6
Pest Control Workers                                           135   $25,865      28.5         130   $26,346      25.8
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                  2,715   $19,602       9.7       1,215   $26,081       7.7

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              245   $40,163      30.8         225   $39,000      30.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                      180   $41,223      39.3         155   $40,957      35.3
Animal Trainers                                                 65   $16,094      11.9          30   $34,531      27.6
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                       95   $19,063      46.3          55   $26,500      33.3



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.)

          RHODE ISLAND; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 440   $27,093       7.5         270   $30,000       7.0
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   25   $17,917       0.0          15   $19,583       0.0
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                      60    $5,625       0.0          20   $20,521       0.0
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                      245   $14,375      18.9         120   $24,063      16.4
Funeral Service Workers                                         80    $4,583      20.5           4   $38,750     100.0
Barbers                                                        310   $18,958       5.1         185   $25,521       8.6
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists                 265   $21,750      12.2         165   $26,136       0.0
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                        4   $11,250       0.0           4   $11,250       0.0
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                      115   $12,260       5.3          65   $26,058       0.0
Tour and Travel Guides                                          70    $4,228      34.8           4   $11,250       0.0
Transportation Attendants                                       20   $22,375      47.4           0         .        .
Child Care Workers                                             205   $11,801      27.1          35   $39,000      50.0
Personal and Home Care Aides                                   240   $20,863      19.9         160   $22,202      18.1
Recreation and Fitness Workers                                 265   $16,116      30.8         125   $38,233      50.4
Residential Advisors                                            80   $25,417       9.8          55   $26,354      14.5
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   100   $14,886      10.9          90   $25,000      12.5

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    6,910   $36,479      28.2       5,790   $38,596      29.1
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    2,225   $47,254      39.1       1,980   $50,000      38.0
Cashiers                                                     1,555   $13,248      16.3         665   $27,529      15.0
Counter and Rental Clerks                                      180   $18,625      25.1          90   $26,563      25.8
Parts Salespersons                                             355   $26,875       9.1         270   $28,750      11.9
Retail Salespersons                                          5,390   $27,549      25.8       3,635   $34,590      26.9
Advertising Sales Agents                                       270   $37,500      35.1         215   $38,750      34.7
Insurance Sales Agents                                         965   $49,712      63.1         840   $51,857      67.3
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                                 910   $45,896      67.7         725   $47,917      67.4
Travel Agents                                                  155   $16,823      31.8          70   $25,435      33.3
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                   1,580   $39,747      45.0       1,090   $43,144      40.4
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing           3,850   $46,648      46.5       3,230   $51,352      49.8
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                    30    $7,500     100.0          15  $316,667     100.0
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         1,015   $43,583      48.7         710   $51,121      50.7
Sales Engineers                                                150   $59,219      48.3         130   $60,987      40.3
Telemarketers                                                  215   $25,880      25.8         150   $29,167      28.4
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                          270   $11,116       7.0          45   $35,536      15.6
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                           305   $39,821      51.2         200   $49,079      58.9

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                               2,025   $39,683      33.4       1,725   $41,289      36.2
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service              10    $8,750       0.0           0         .        .



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

          RHODE ISLAND; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                             70   $34,028       0.0          45   $37,941       0.0
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                    10   $31,250     100.0          10   $31,250     100.0
Bill and Account Collectors                                    120   $25,577      29.7          70   $35,750      13.0
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators                70   $31,667      12.9          45   $43,056       0.0
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                   550   $22,161      44.3         370   $26,928      55.9
Gaming Cage Workers                                             10   $28,750       0.0          10   $28,750       0.0
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                                  85   $38,375      42.4          55   $40,313      24.1
Procurement Clerks                                               4   $41,250       0.0           4   $41,250       0.0
Tellers                                                        110   $20,833      15.7          55   $27,750       0.0
Brokerage Clerks                                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Correspondence Clerks                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                            95   $27,241      37.5          75   $31,818      35.1
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                         40   $39,464     100.0          30   $60,536     100.0
Customer Service Representatives                             2,375   $25,518      37.3       1,590   $31,051      40.1
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                   25   $50,750      56.5          25   $50,750      56.5
File Clerks                                                    110   $26,250      14.7          80   $28,750      19.8
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                            65   $15,231      55.6          40   $15,938      46.2
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                       170   $16,250      34.9          50   $25,972      38.8
Library Assistants, Clerical                                    75    $6,500      52.7          15   $45,556      64.3
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                    95   $27,083      33.0          65   $31,354      29.7
New Account Clerks                                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Order Clerks                                                   155   $27,250       0.0         125   $30,670       0.0
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                   25   $11,167      19.2           4   $61,250     100.0
Receptionists and Information Clerks                           210   $16,250      40.0          85   $27,440      61.2
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                                190   $23,600      27.7         120   $34,063      18.6
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                        20   $12,969      81.0          10   $14,375      66.7
Cargo and Freight Agents                                        60   $22,059      28.3          45   $41,389      38.6
Couriers and Messengers                                        480   $20,638      15.8         275   $29,643      16.3
Dispatchers                                                    725   $27,163      15.4         440   $33,281      19.4
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       170   $22,035      22.6         120   $26,974      12.3
Postal Service Clerks                                          495   $39,705      16.2         450   $40,444      16.1
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 1,250   $40,379      23.3       1,090   $41,058      22.1
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                                 305   $39,953      25.2         280   $40,205      24.6
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                    740   $37,875      31.1         640   $39,750      30.1
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      3,015   $21,921       7.2       2,230   $24,517       5.1
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                               2,525   $18,378       8.9       1,425   $26,725      10.5
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                                125   $20,972      30.9          95   $30,972      30.5
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                      425   $23,882      41.1         230   $32,181      48.7
Computer Operators                                             470   $34,375      32.8         405   $37,109      33.9
Data Entry Keyers                                              320   $29,018      24.3         270   $31,100      16.2
Word Processors and Typists                                     55   $30,865       0.0          40   $31,731       0.0
Desktop Publishers                                              30   $33,352      31.0          30   $33,352      31.0
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                  110   $23,333      50.9          90   $24,125      48.9



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.)

          RHODE ISLAND; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except
  Postal Service                                               330   $20,272      17.5         255   $21,649      12.2
Office Clerks, General                                         865   $16,094      23.8         330   $26,700      40.5
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      100   $31,202       5.9          80   $30,288       7.3
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                   30   $33,854      31.0          30   $33,854      31.0
Statistical Assistants                                          15   $26,250       0.0          15   $26,250       0.0
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other           560   $35,556      33.1         380   $43,063      38.5

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                          85   $35,455       0.0          65   $36,591       0.0
Agricultural Inspectors                                         30   $43,824      25.0          30   $43,824      25.0
Animal Breeders                                                  0         .        .            0         .        .
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                      10   $11,250       0.0          10   $11,250       0.0
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                             415   $18,980      10.9         235   $18,299       0.0
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                          1,030   $26,250      12.2         430   $34,479      11.7
Hunters and Trappers                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Forest and Conservation Workers                                 20    $7,250      55.6           0         .        .
Logging Workers                                                 65   $25,313       0.0          30   $36,324       0.0

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                              2,955   $40,672      12.0       2,305   $42,374      12.1
Boilermakers                                                    45   $29,514       0.0          45   $29,514       0.0
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                      500   $26,357       4.8         195   $35,909       9.2
Carpenters                                                   5,710   $28,204       8.8       3,625   $30,994       8.7
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers                460   $25,903       0.0         250   $30,663       0.0
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                      140   $34,833       0.0          90   $33,333       0.0
Contruction Laborers                                         3,450   $26,275       5.1       1,895   $31,736       4.6
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators              30   $36,563       0.0           0         .        .
Pile-Driver Operators                                           30   $35,000       0.0          15   $55,156       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                    865   $36,642       0.6         530   $36,642       0.9
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                       230   $30,163       0.0         105   $35,536       0.0
Electricians                                                 2,310   $33,263       6.8       1,825   $35,977       6.9
Glaziers                                                       210   $29,167       9.4         140   $41,705      14.4
Insulation Workers                                             135   $40,042       3.6          80   $41,339       0.0
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                       1,910   $21,034       9.6         925   $30,643       7.0
Paperhangers                                                    15   $32,222       0.0          15   $32,222       0.0
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters          1,920   $36,776       4.4       1,385   $39,443       3.5
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                   345   $25,923       0.0         235   $26,961       0.0
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                        20   $12,083       0.0          10   $31,250       0.0
Roofers                                                        515   $30,089       1.5         305   $31,938       0.0
Sheet Metal Workers                                            655   $32,005       4.3         515   $32,652       3.5
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                              285   $42,337       2.5         200   $50,250       0.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                    85   $15,000       0.0          30   $20,592       0.0
Construction and Building Inspectors                           175   $36,620      22.0         140   $40,000      26.8
Elevator Installers and Repairers                               50   $67,250       0.0          45   $75,781       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.)

          RHODE ISLAND; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                  85   $25,833       0.0          35   $43,542       0.0
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            160   $24,205       6.8          85   $28,438      12.6
Highway Maintenance Workers                                    155   $31,210       0.0         110   $31,990       0.0
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                     20   $51,250       0.0          20   $51,250       0.0
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                    55   $45,250      16.4          35   $56,406      24.3
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                  95   $18,971       0.0          40   $17,438       0.0
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                               65   $48,029      10.4          60   $48,365      11.7
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                      25   $38,750      18.5          25   $38,750      18.5
Mining Machine Operators                                        15   $31,635       0.0          15   $31,635       0.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Other Extraction Workers                                        20   $45,500       0.0          10   $72,708       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   1,305   $39,449      13.0       1,195   $40,841      13.6
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                    670   $32,917      28.6         530   $35,667      24.2
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                605   $42,270       4.1         495   $47,031       3.2
Avionics Technicians                                            30   $47,750       0.0          15   $49,625       0.0
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers             135   $34,940       4.4         135   $34,940       4.4
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                     10   $40,357       0.0          10   $40,357       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                       45   $32,083       0.0          30   $58,854       0.0
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                      45   $21,905       0.0          45   $21,905       0.0
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                120   $30,395       0.0         100   $31,579       0.0
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                      95   $30,074       9.3          70   $31,397      13.0
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                     265   $32,500       8.3         190   $38,056       7.9
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                          915   $29,228       0.7         710   $32,451       0.8
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                       10   $24,643       0.0          10   $24,643       0.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                 3,590   $26,055       3.5       2,770   $29,032       3.3
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                  810   $35,423       1.7         675   $36,067       2.1
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                    290   $36,136       5.1         235   $39,722       6.4
Small Engine Mechanics                                         125   $28,068       0.0          70   $33,816       0.0
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                     75   $27,228      10.4          65   $38,523      12.7



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.)

          RHODE ISLAND; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                      70   $35,000      12.5          50   $45,156      17.6
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                     835   $34,006       2.5         690   $35,143       3.1
Home Appliance Repairers                                       160   $23,750       0.0         120   $29,583       0.0
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                1,830   $32,204       2.6       1,490   $35,759       3.2
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                      1,650   $30,319       4.0       1,310   $32,101       4.7
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                  55   $27,266       0.0          45   $30,333       0.0
Millwrights                                                     55   $41,500      12.5          40   $41,111       0.0
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers                 220   $52,201       0.0         220   $52,201       0.0
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers               650   $37,245       8.5         540   $36,837       8.5
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                   215   $28,021      20.9         175   $29,340       9.0
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    155   $27,316      11.0         145   $27,616      11.6
Commercial Divers                                               25   $50,972      34.8           4   $56,250       0.0
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                   55   $29,583      11.3          45   $30,469      12.8
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Riggers                                                         75   $38,125       8.2          50   $31,786      12.5
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers           4    $8,750       0.0           0         .        .
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers            665   $27,721       5.7         495   $32,199       4.4

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                          5,215   $36,947      12.2       4,495   $38,926      11.2
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                   515   $20,745       9.2         365   $21,771       5.8
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                            50   $22,083       0.0          35   $27,083       0.0
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                        90   $16,042      34.8          50   $35,096      14.0
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                     1,920   $21,031       3.9       1,365   $24,029       3.0
Bakers                                                         495   $21,592       4.3         310   $27,460       4.2
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                      635   $35,104       1.4         495   $37,292       0.0
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                          4   $21,250     100.0           4   $21,250     100.0
Food Batchmakers                                                75   $15,938       0.0          45   $21,417       0.0
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      20   $17,981       0.0           0         .        .
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     110   $35,323       7.4         100   $35,645       8.0
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               125   $25,063      14.6          80   $28,214       0.0
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                              4   $41,250       0.0           4   $41,250       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             85   $29,696       0.0          85   $29,696       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                     235   $21,467       6.8         160   $26,023       3.8



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.)

          RHODE ISLAND; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                25   $16,389      37.5           4   $36,250       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                               1,075   $18,964       1.2         730   $22,560       1.8
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                85   $33,958       7.2          60   $40,231       0.0
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    15   $29,531       0.0          15   $29,531       0.0
Machinists                                                   2,595   $31,762       2.9       2,115   $33,911       2.4
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                   115   $31,179       0.0          90   $31,286       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic              120   $36,310       8.3          95   $38,472       0.0
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   305   $22,083       2.9         185   $32,917       0.0
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             35   $38,043       0.0          35   $38,043       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                            850   $37,070       8.6         630   $40,379       8.3
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                      1,525   $29,162       1.6       1,150   $30,856       1.1
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                95   $22,375       0.0          50   $31,898       0.0
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                             185   $38,826       9.3         170   $38,371       9.9
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   565   $24,339       2.3         405   $26,594       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                            45   $31,204       0.0          40   $31,111       0.0
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 2,965   $25,894       4.3       2,225   $27,373       4.9
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                 90   $28,836      11.0          70   $29,698       0.0
Job Printers                                                   355   $25,144       7.3         220   $31,125       5.4
Prepress Technicians and Workers                               295   $30,550      13.9         220   $36,625      10.5
Printing Machine Operators                                     615   $30,810       0.0         500   $32,240       0.0
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                               310   $25,250       7.4         260   $27,813       8.9
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials              205   $22,532       7.3         130   $22,625       0.0
Sewing Machine Operators                                       975   $20,821       4.8         605   $24,844       7.7
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                          75   $33,203       0.0          65   $32,734       0.0
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                               115   $25,833      12.1          95   $26,250      14.4
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                      175   $26,719       0.0         135   $31,154       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                       25   $37,750       0.0          20   $38,250       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                       145   $16,190       6.2          55   $27,898      17.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                               65   $11,765       0.0          20   $12,500       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           10   $36,250       0.0          10   $36,250       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Upholsterers                                                    95   $27,434       0.0          75   $28,125       0.0
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           105   $23,011       0.0          75   $23,920       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.)

          RHODE ISLAND; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                             335   $27,188      17.3         255   $28,319      15.2
Furniture Finishers                                             30   $22,500       0.0          20   $20,833       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood            70   $20,556       0.0          55   $22,589       0.0
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                 50   $12,315       0.0           0         .        .
Woodworkers, All Other                                         155   $20,500       5.8          95   $28,021       9.5
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           110   $61,042       4.6          90   $69,792       5.5
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                      370   $36,425       3.2         275   $38,804       4.4
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                      235   $39,726      10.1         230   $39,482      10.5
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                        55   $40,903      38.2          50   $41,181      33.3
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                  165   $39,917       3.7         135   $40,101       4.4
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                      460   $29,074       1.3         375   $29,022       1.6
Cutting Workers                                                285   $20,200       0.0         195   $22,941       0.0
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              130   $23,125       0.0         120   $23,750       0.0
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                       10   $50,625       0.0          10   $50,625       0.0
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers          1,905   $26,795      11.5       1,405   $31,556      11.7
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  655   $22,409       3.2         445   $26,208       4.7
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians          130   $20,833      12.5          75   $50,263      21.6
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders            515   $15,119       0.8         290   $21,289       0.0
Painting Workers                                               595   $24,961       3.9         395   $27,067       4.3
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                      140   $22,857       0.0         115   $30,114       0.0
Semiconductor Processors                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders              35   $20,865       0.0          25   $20,625       0.0
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                         35   $24,000       0.0          25   $40,357       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders             0         .        .            0         .        .
Etchers and Engravers                                           95   $25,781       0.0          40   $30,694       0.0
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      210   $18,821      21.3          90   $36,875      29.5
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders            50   $20,417       0.0          10   $34,167       0.0
Tire Builders                                                    0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers-Production Workers                                      95   $18,650       0.0          60   $19,545       0.0
Production Workers, All Other                                4,045   $21,943       4.2       2,850   $25,576       4.6

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                      665   $35,167      16.8         520   $42,552      16.3
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                           250   $58,958      53.0         145   $61,250      58.2
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                   75   $75,417      13.7          60   $76,500      16.7



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.)

          RHODE ISLAND; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency
  Medical Technicians                                           25   $20,703       0.0          15   $21,250       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  1,005   $25,139      10.2         535   $34,000       4.7
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                      10,245   $30,409       4.9       7,000   $34,160       4.0
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                     635   $17,469      12.9         285   $25,707      15.1
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                              10    $5,000       0.0           0         .        .
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                              20   $58,125       0.0          20   $58,125       0.0
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                             90   $67,083       9.0          75   $67,083      11.0
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                       15   $50,417      60.0          10   $51,250     100.0
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                       75   $31,518      27.3          40   $31,518      29.3
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                           235   $46,083      32.9          85   $41,786      18.6
Ship Engineers                                                  60   $42,361      29.0          45   $46,667      15.9
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                          0         .        .            0         .        .
Parking Lot Attendants                                         160   $12,614       0.0          60   $33,125       0.0
Service Station Attendants                                     215   $13,625       0.0         125   $16,250       0.0
Transportation Inspectors                                       80   $38,125      30.0          60   $33,056       9.7
Other Transportation Workers                                    30   $17,417      48.3          30   $17,417      48.3
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  10   $48,750       0.0          10   $48,750       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                      140   $41,648       5.7         105   $50,324       0.0
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators              255   $37,578       4.7         175   $38,810       6.8
Hoist and Winch Operators                                       40   $35,714       0.0          25   $42,250       0.0
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                       1,150   $26,386       2.5         930   $28,466       3.1
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                            620   $16,804       1.1         330   $21,425       0.0
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                       4,480   $21,837       6.2       2,635   $28,099       5.9
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                 170   $18,448       0.0          90   $21,176       0.0
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                    710   $16,193      11.1         330   $19,074       6.4
Pumping Station Operators                                        4   $13,750       0.0           0         .        .
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                     280   $24,773       0.0         215   $24,676       0.0
Shuttle Car Operators                                            4    $8,750       0.0           0         .        .
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                               10   $86,250       0.0          10   $86,250       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                             135   $29,286       0.0          65   $28,750       0.0

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