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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: South Carolina: 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                                             976,870   $29,165      23.1     724,740   $32,705      24.7

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            10,465   $81,175      61.6       9,065   $83,525      61.6
General and Operations Managers                              8,610   $50,123      47.2       7,640   $51,247      48.5
Legislators                                                    175   $20,714      74.1          65   $29,125      62.7
Advertising and Promotions Managers                            295   $40,543      51.7         230   $42,337      53.7
Marketing and Sales Managers                                 7,025   $60,709      57.5       6,080   $64,255      58.1
Public Relations Managers                                      470   $46,389      71.4         430   $49,205      72.2
Administrative Services Managers                               525   $49,194      54.2         460   $53,047      52.1
Computer and Information Systems Managers                    1,765   $62,542      64.9       1,570   $66,019      64.9
Financial Managers                                           5,530   $51,315      63.1       4,840   $53,909      64.3
Human Resources Managers                                     2,555   $44,040      48.7       2,100   $47,714      49.4
Industrial Production Managers                               4,550   $51,803      47.6       3,970   $54,150      47.1
Purchasing Managers                                          1,615   $52,910      59.1       1,430   $55,255      59.1
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers           3,385   $35,509      27.4       2,725   $36,839      28.9
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                 1,420   $33,005      22.5       1,140   $34,896      22.4
Farmers and Ranchers                                         3,010   $20,235      21.9       2,045   $22,332      23.8
Construction Managers                                        9,550   $41,792      26.2       7,855   $44,665      27.5
Education Administrators                                     3,790   $52,914      88.7       2,790   $55,997      88.6
Engineering Managers                                         1,980   $70,378      77.6       1,855   $71,732      77.6
Food Service Managers                                        5,960   $31,979      29.2       4,745   $33,873      30.7
Funeral Directors                                              835   $37,043      33.0         730   $40,982      34.3
Gaming Managers                                                380   $26,304      33.4         260   $38,958      30.5
Lodging Managers                                               970   $28,790      34.6         665   $32,197      39.1
Medical and Health Services Managers                         1,835   $49,342      65.5       1,585   $52,279      67.3
Natural Sciences Managers                                      115   $80,192      83.3         110   $80,481      82.9
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           290   $58,182      37.0         285   $59,091      38.0
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   2,285   $40,900      50.1       1,765   $46,823      49.3
Social and Community Service Managers                          805   $31,694      64.9         630   $38,920      68.0
Managers, All Other                                         15,805   $49,225      46.7      13,230   $51,443      47.1

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 185   $27,381      54.3         120   $31,859      54.2
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    140   $35,804      17.7         115   $36,875      11.5
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            1,085   $31,567      35.7         790   $36,298      34.9
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                              1,715   $42,214      46.9       1,495   $43,578      49.0
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              1,505   $36,817      59.4       1,190   $38,393      59.4
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                        525   $38,179      50.3         475   $39,929      54.9
Cost Estimators                                              1,150   $41,164      26.2         980   $44,500      28.9



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.)

          SOUTH CAROLINA; 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                                                3,860   $38,996      40.4       2,945   $42,721      41.1
Logisticians                                                   325   $38,958      37.3         310   $40,378      33.7
Management Analysts                                          3,095   $49,466      73.7       1,795   $64,453      73.2
Meeting and Convention Planners                                105    $2,229      40.2          30   $27,500      50.0
Other Business Operations Specialists                        1,495   $35,942      34.9       1,225   $40,729      34.6
Accountants and Auditors                                     7,565   $45,334      79.8       6,285   $49,151      81.2
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      1,015   $37,550      63.3         820   $40,223      69.7
Budget Analysts                                                200   $47,206      69.3         195   $50,313      67.9
Credit Analysts                                                 90   $40,156     100.0          90   $40,156     100.0
Financial Analysts                                             230   $56,667      79.8         160   $56,250      77.4
Personal Financial Advisors                                  1,475   $51,813      80.9       1,100   $56,279      83.5
Insurance Underwriters                                         110   $51,023      69.7          90   $50,568      63.7
Financial Examiners                                             85   $45,875     100.0          70   $47,375     100.0
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 1,805   $40,444      63.7       1,490   $41,497      61.6
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  275   $35,109      59.1         170   $36,786      59.9
Tax Preparers                                                  565    $9,764      53.2         155   $21,313      28.0
Financial Specialists, All Other                               260   $41,726      48.3         180   $59,514      64.8

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                       3,490   $49,005      57.2       2,945   $51,617      56.6
Computer Programmers                                         4,295   $47,138      61.4       3,630   $50,230      61.6
Computer Software Engineers                                  2,835   $53,685      70.4       2,450   $56,333      71.0
Computer Support Specialists                                 2,005   $36,250      45.1       1,470   $42,284      50.3
Database Administrators                                        400   $56,528      74.6         360   $58,478      76.2
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  1,310   $44,963      42.2       1,080   $45,463      41.5
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts              1,550   $37,456      43.7       1,230   $42,412      42.6
Actuaries                                                       55   $52,875     100.0          55   $52,875     100.0
Mathematicians                                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Operations Research Analysts                                   580   $48,869      54.7         440   $51,761      53.9
Statisticians                                                  100   $71,250     100.0          90   $72,361     100.0
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                   4   $81,250     100.0           4   $81,250     100.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     1,575   $41,975      80.1       1,345   $46,019      81.4
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                390   $37,026      55.2         360   $40,125      53.4
Aerospace Engineers                                            205   $65,580      72.2         130   $67,500      78.8
Agricultural Engineers                                          10   $48,281      72.7          10   $48,281      72.7
Biomedical Engineers                                            30   $40,313      50.0          30   $40,313      50.0
Chemical Engineers                                           1,200   $62,294      83.8       1,020   $70,120      84.7
Civil Engineers                                              3,645   $56,056      74.5       3,210   $59,541      76.6
Computer Hardware Engineers                                    440   $53,194      58.3         395   $57,625      54.8
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                          2,775   $56,263      61.9       2,390   $57,337      62.6
Environmental Engineers                                        565   $52,202      84.2         525   $52,868      84.8
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            3,315   $51,086      64.2       2,845   $52,339      63.1
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                           65   $60,250      77.3          65   $60,625      76.2



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.)

          SOUTH CAROLINA; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            445   $53,125      69.0         395   $54,659      67.0
Mechanical Engineers                                         3,765   $53,516      64.6       3,335   $55,977      66.4
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                              25   $82,692      66.7          10   $81,250       0.0
Nuclear Engineers                                              385   $72,167      81.3         355   $73,375      79.7
Petroleum Engineers                                             10   $91,250     100.0          10   $91,250     100.0
Engineers, All Others                                        4,070   $60,468      76.4       3,540   $61,284      75.9
Drafters                                                     1,825   $32,969      18.8       1,440   $35,846      14.9
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     6,635   $38,483       8.5       5,610   $40,431       8.7
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                            1,330   $26,047       2.6       1,085   $30,840       1.4

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               265   $34,464      81.6         190   $43,393      76.0
Biological Scientists                                          650   $36,150      88.6         565   $37,475      91.7
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          755   $42,614      75.3         680   $45,109      74.8
Medical Scientists                                             240   $32,417     100.0         200   $39,500     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                     150   $61,250      79.2         135   $70,063      77.0
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                               150   $51,544      76.8         115   $64,464      75.7
Chemists and Materials Scientists                              970   $50,727      84.3         825   $52,813      83.5
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                     655   $46,382      90.0         575   $47,390      89.4
Physical Scientists, All Other                                 755   $31,332      90.1         530   $44,821      90.4
Economists                                                     100   $55,208     100.0          80   $61,071     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                      345   $57,431      74.5         295   $61,484      71.7
Psychologists                                                  510   $51,167     100.0         340   $55,214     100.0
Sociologists                                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Urban and Regional Planners                                    150   $33,182     100.0         100   $40,625     100.0
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            190   $35,926      80.7         140   $36,759      81.2
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      140   $21,087       9.3          95   $26,193       0.0
Biological Technicians                                         115   $25,859      29.6          75   $36,786      30.3
Chemical Technicians                                         1,770   $35,829      18.3       1,535   $36,005      17.1
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                            55   $35,156       0.0          35   $37,679       0.0
Nuclear Technicians                                            195   $57,500      17.0         170   $60,714      16.7
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians           870   $26,786      24.1         585   $35,292      26.4

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   2,480   $27,099      73.7       1,620   $29,901      75.8
Social Workers                                               1,180   $28,519      75.1         955   $29,677      76.5
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               1,125   $25,712      62.3         840   $26,937      71.0
Clergy                                                       7,285   $30,883      74.4       5,660   $32,612      75.9
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                  300   $26,048      57.7         185   $28,750      55.4
Religious Workers, All Other                                   410   $25,688      65.5         255   $29,833      69.5

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                      5,170   $76,269      99.4       4,430   $80,826      99.9
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                530   $42,500      69.0         370   $67,778      73.9
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                                400   $25,594      66.1         230   $31,346      54.3
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                            535   $25,074      57.8         345   $35,605      50.3



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.)

          SOUTH CAROLINA; 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                                       8,535   $41,385      89.5       6,160   $47,819      89.6
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                             40   $18,750      35.7          15   $27,031      52.9
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                        6,335   $32,492      90.6       5,195   $35,787      92.8
Secondary School Teachers                                    3,590   $35,058      91.1       3,025   $36,152      90.7
Special Education Teachers                                     275   $29,643      94.5         225   $34,306      97.3
Other Teachers and Instructors                               2,055   $26,627      36.5       1,140   $36,362      35.7
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   110   $30,700      85.5          65   $34,167      90.9
Librarians                                                     420   $38,700      87.4         295   $40,234      92.2
Library Technicians                                            125    $5,469      22.8          10   $16,786      70.0
Teacher Assistants                                             660   $15,509      36.5         215   $18,355      29.0
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 250   $44,118      90.7         210   $46,985      89.0

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                    810   $28,226      44.8         585   $32,316      44.3
Designers                                                    2,655   $35,130      39.5       2,060   $37,806      38.3
Actors                                                          60   $12,000     100.0          30   $29,167     100.0
Producers and Directors                                        760   $31,357      53.2         575   $32,438      56.4
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               2,150   $26,067      52.8       1,340   $32,500      55.1
Dancers and Choreographers                                       0         .        .            0         .        .
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       1,315   $19,221      44.5         470   $30,000      56.6
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           155   $15,719      49.0          90   $17,375      61.4
Announcers                                                     460   $25,489      40.2         310   $26,957      37.1
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                   510   $34,028      79.1         390   $39,659      82.7
Public Relations Specialists                                   490   $37,500      70.0         380   $45,463      72.8
Editors                                                        600   $31,420      72.8         420   $36,313      83.4
Technical Writers                                              205   $43,542      63.8         140   $45,197      71.6
Writers and Authors                                            495   $25,078      76.3         250   $37,813      72.4
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  155   $31,542      29.4         120   $32,639      19.3
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                              555   $31,840      20.3         400   $37,794      19.0
Photographers                                                  675   $22,266      33.3         410   $30,921      31.8
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                        160   $17,222      51.3          65   $34,063      63.6
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      4   $23,750       0.0           0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                  465   $51,116     100.0         325   $42,500     100.0
Dentists                                                     1,630  $101,703     100.0       1,135  $101,951     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                   100   $34,432      43.1          55   $41,979      68.5
Optometrists                                                   230  $100,143      97.8         165  $101,500     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  1,740   $66,853      97.4       1,450   $68,867      96.8
Physicians and Surgeons                                      6,975  $145,000      99.6       5,515  $157,190      99.7
Physician Assistants                                           120   $36,667      62.7         100   $37,037      65.7



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.)

          SOUTH CAROLINA; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                     30  $130,750     100.0          30  $130,750     100.0
Registered Nurses                                            2,125   $47,225      60.0       1,780   $49,079      60.6
Audiologists                                                    40   $50,781      84.6          40   $50,781      84.6
Occupational Therapists                                         65   $55,547     100.0          55   $56,406     100.0
Physical Therapists                                            460   $57,384      92.4         360   $57,384      93.1
Radiation Therapists                                            15   $39,167      75.0          15   $39,167      75.0
Recreational Therapists                                         65   $25,192     100.0          40   $26,058     100.0
Respiratory Therapists                                         470   $39,476      33.1         355   $40,727      34.7
Speech-Language Pathologists                                    55   $29,667     100.0          35   $40,104     100.0
Therapists, All Others                                         165   $28,958      73.6         115   $33,250      84.1
Veterinarians                                                  400   $88,125      98.5         305   $86,369      98.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                     35   $16,989      22.9          25   $16,364       0.0
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                     760   $31,869      46.8         630   $32,500      49.2
Dental Hygienists                                               55   $40,551       0.0          55   $40,551       0.0
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians               705   $40,288      18.8         590   $41,308      17.9
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 1,545   $31,157      18.6       1,335   $31,986      16.4
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                  515   $21,795      23.5         310   $23,694      24.0
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses              445   $26,850       1.1         350   $28,947       1.4
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians              55   $19,226      12.3          55   $19,107       9.1
Opticians, Dispensing                                          200   $30,446      25.8         195   $30,513      24.6
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians             400   $29,500      41.0         305   $30,859      43.2
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                  640   $40,221      67.4         525   $43,203      68.1

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                  2,305   $17,725      15.1       1,320   $21,148      18.6
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                     30   $45,368       0.0          30   $45,368       0.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        100   $30,119      26.0          75   $31,250      18.7
Massage Therapists                                              80   $20,417      34.6          55   $18,523      25.5
Dental Assistants                                               40   $19,318      42.9          20   $26,731      27.8
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                   625   $20,166      28.6         360   $26,121      32.9

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     465   $29,813      21.5         360   $29,167      27.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 1,320   $35,687      22.3       1,100   $35,750      25.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                           710   $39,375      15.3         660   $39,911      16.6
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other             985   $32,326      19.2         810   $35,130      19.6
Fire Fighters                                                3,350   $29,090       5.5       2,925   $29,581       5.2
Fire Inspectors                                                265   $30,038      29.2         210   $30,303      23.3
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   3,560   $23,029      11.0       2,765   $24,264      12.0
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                        1,195   $32,043      32.0       1,050   $32,306      32.2
Fish and Game Wardens                                           70   $29,038      33.3          55   $27,500      42.9



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.)

          SOUTH CAROLINA; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           7,750   $28,658      23.3       6,610   $29,095      22.3
Transit and Railroad Police                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Animal Control Workers                                         140   $23,854      10.1         110   $28,958      11.0
Private Detectives and Investigators                           530   $32,404      43.8         405   $34,063      38.6
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             7,830   $17,300       9.2       4,315   $22,508      10.7
Crossing Guards                                                130   $13,370       3.8          75   $17,798       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                360   $10,000      29.2         135   $25,441      36.0

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         2,360   $22,769      13.2       1,725   $25,912      14.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        2,735   $22,245      13.9       1,905   $26,052      15.0
Cooks                                                        8,605   $13,743       3.9       4,500   $17,913       3.5
Food Preparation Workers                                     1,365   $10,000       4.0         540   $14,969       4.8
Bartenders                                                   1,565   $15,514      24.5         900   $19,816      20.8
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                          545   $10,946       3.8         185   $14,850       2.7
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                  230    $7,708      15.9          80   $17,938       0.0
Waiters and Waitresses                                       4,205   $11,945      15.8       1,640   $18,711      15.0
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                    250   $14,338      17.9          65   $14,917      14.3
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                      555    $7,037       6.3         180   $11,690       1.1
Dishwashers                                                  1,520    $9,121       1.6         575   $13,312       2.1
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                          70   $11,641       7.2          30   $13,636       0.0
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     20   $37,981       0.0          15   $38,750       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         1,745   $22,393       7.6       1,365   $24,509       7.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                        2,605   $26,163      15.1       2,080   $27,226      16.1
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              16,500   $16,431       3.3      10,350   $20,684       3.3
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                              1,635   $14,541       2.6         885   $17,867       3.7
Pest Control Workers                                         1,405   $22,465       5.1       1,085   $25,336       6.2
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                 13,585   $15,216       6.0       7,540   $19,511       6.3

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              290   $26,842      38.9         215   $31,513      42.7
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                      685   $25,964      25.8         575   $27,831      25.3
Animal Trainers                                                215   $21,848      22.9         185   $22,337      21.9
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                      330   $17,008      13.0         195   $18,608      14.2



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.)

          SOUTH CAROLINA; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 130   $11,050      20.2          60   $17,188       0.0
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   70   $13,750       0.0          30   $18,261       0.0
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     105   $15,789      15.1          35   $28,750      20.0
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                    1,440    $8,463      23.5         370   $21,518      31.3
Funeral Service Workers                                        330   $10,735      16.7         155   $24,569      16.9
Barbers                                                      1,565   $19,529       7.5         955   $22,313       6.9
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists                 665   $26,035       3.8         515   $26,605       2.9
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                      200   $17,837       0.0          95   $19,158       0.0
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                      480   $12,093      20.0         215   $19,402      16.0
Tour and Travel Guides                                         315   $15,865      31.0         170   $20,714      26.8
Transportation Attendants                                      110   $30,139      32.1          60   $31,667      44.8
Child Care Workers                                             440   $12,500      14.8         195   $19,948      30.5
Personal and Home Care Aides                                   165   $12,102       5.4          90   $17,841       7.6
Recreation and Fitness Workers                                 910   $22,738      42.9         565   $29,135      51.1
Residential Advisors                                           230    $7,056      27.6          65   $21,786      57.6
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                    85   $17,938      10.3          40   $19,875       0.0

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   24,955   $31,644      23.1      20,835   $33,666      24.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    8,390   $40,888      32.7       7,250   $42,033      32.2
Cashiers                                                     4,265   $14,074      13.4       2,005   $20,824      13.9
Counter and Rental Clerks                                      560   $20,046      23.1         355   $24,274      18.3
Parts Salespersons                                           1,270   $24,864       8.9         960   $27,080       9.1
Retail Salespersons                                         20,490   $24,777      21.7      13,725   $29,992      22.8
Advertising Sales Agents                                     1,085   $35,518      45.4         885   $38,618      44.2
Insurance Sales Agents                                       5,170   $39,106      48.8       4,020   $42,875      49.8
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                               1,685   $45,279      68.4       1,295   $47,003      66.0
Travel Agents                                                  150   $27,500      55.4         115   $31,932      46.9
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                   4,365   $37,908      45.5       3,380   $42,356      47.9
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          14,870   $41,862      41.7      12,230   $45,821      42.2
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   120    $7,750      33.9          25   $67,250      48.0
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         4,515   $36,687      55.6       3,140   $50,033      56.0
Sales Engineers                                                385   $56,397      65.5         370   $55,441      66.4
Telemarketers                                                  670   $12,283      14.7         220   $28,472      22.3
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                          685   $14,523      19.6         310   $24,948      13.5
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         1,345   $32,233      36.1         875   $39,951      38.2

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                               6,945   $34,199      28.3       5,835   $35,867      29.8
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service              80   $24,583      15.2          55   $35,625       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.)

          SOUTH CAROLINA; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                            140   $17,292      16.2          75   $35,109       7.9
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                    45    $9,943      23.3          20   $52,083      47.6
Bill and Account Collectors                                    770   $22,188      25.2         495   $28,625      25.6
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators               475   $21,992      18.3         320   $24,831      19.0
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                 1,530   $23,419      26.1       1,015   $27,752      29.0
Gaming Cage Workers                                             25    $6,579       0.0           0         .        .
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                                 255   $36,394      27.3         205   $38,162      29.8
Procurement Clerks                                             285   $37,750      32.9         250   $38,875      34.5
Tellers                                                        255    $8,714      23.0          80   $25,096      24.1
Brokerage Clerks                                                40   $25,536     100.0          40   $25,536     100.0
Correspondence Clerks                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           160   $17,625      13.1          65   $29,063      10.9
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                        100   $40,250      58.6          85   $40,833      61.9
Customer Service Representatives                             5,595   $25,559      28.6       3,875   $30,355      29.5
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                   85   $46,438      71.8          85   $46,438      71.8
File Clerks                                                    560   $17,250      25.3         350   $20,644      27.4
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                           630   $17,119      27.7         415   $20,074      24.5
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                       625    $6,959      40.5         125   $25,625      35.0
Library Assistants, Clerical                                   240   $15,242      64.7         105   $20,592      53.3
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                   215   $30,036      46.1         200   $30,643      47.0
New Account Clerks                                              30   $25,234      55.2          30   $25,234      55.2
Order Clerks                                                   720   $23,792       8.7         500   $24,375       9.4
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                  210   $25,288      25.4         150   $25,817      23.2
Receptionists and Information Clerks                           430   $11,288      21.9         140   $36,458      34.0
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                                740   $24,107      22.0         475   $33,403      23.7
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                       210   $30,139      53.1         165   $30,350      55.1
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       155   $29,438      30.7         125   $31,250      25.6
Couriers and Messengers                                      1,730   $18,495      12.0         995   $27,241      11.1
Dispatchers                                                  1,130   $29,911      18.5         965   $30,944      15.4
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       600   $22,672       2.3         490   $23,507       2.9
Postal Service Clerks                                          540   $39,870      23.5         490   $40,392      23.2
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 2,620   $38,850      17.3       2,185   $39,978      18.3
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                                 550   $38,125      16.8         425   $40,259      13.6
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  2,805   $39,862      26.6       2,400   $41,572      25.5
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      6,715   $23,392       3.1       5,165   $25,684       2.8
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              10,200   $18,665       6.2       6,565   $22,326       6.5
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                                730   $28,663       6.0         545   $34,091       5.3
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                    1,260   $22,182      36.8         780   $28,793      35.8
Computer Operators                                           1,285   $31,434      26.0       1,115   $32,217      26.6
Data Entry Keyers                                              755   $19,634      25.2         430   $27,443      20.2
Word Processors and Typists                                     45   $12,431      36.2          35   $12,431      31.4
Desktop Publishers                                              20   $29,750      38.1          15   $37,656      13.3
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                  365   $22,308      23.4         285   $23,476      20.6



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.)

          SOUTH CAROLINA; 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                                               565   $20,128      16.3         355   $24,484      20.3
Office Clerks, General                                       1,810   $16,795      23.5         930   $26,092      24.5
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      135   $14,286       0.7          80   $22,031       1.2
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                   40    $6,250      23.8          10    $6,250       0.0
Statistical Assistants                                         130   $25,000      12.1         120   $29,306      13.4
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         1,665   $31,911      36.2       1,215   $36,422      39.0

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         660   $30,211      17.6         525   $31,989      17.4
Agricultural Inspectors                                         55   $21,250      38.2          40   $37,679      17.1
Animal Breeders                                                  4   $26,250     100.0           0         .        .
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                      55   $24,125       0.0          25   $32,692       0.0
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                           4,345   $11,933       3.4       2,470   $15,724       4.4
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                            670   $18,438       4.0         305   $22,330       5.5
Hunters and Trappers                                            25   $15,125      12.0          10   $16,719       0.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                                330   $21,250      21.1         230   $22,325      30.6
Logging Workers                                              2,470   $21,359       3.1       1,625   $25,374       3.4

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                             16,815   $32,409       8.1      13,410   $35,667       8.3
Boilermakers                                                   210   $25,795       2.4          90   $37,679       5.6
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                    4,990   $18,665       2.3       2,470   $23,853       2.3
Carpenters                                                  21,675   $20,731       4.3      13,420   $25,134       4.4
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers              3,085   $22,198       2.2       2,015   $25,845       2.2
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                    1,615   $18,449       0.4         865   $23,883       0.2
Contruction Laborers                                        16,560   $19,374       3.8       9,695   $23,682       3.3
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators             330   $21,391       1.5         280   $21,438       1.8
Pile-Driver Operators                                           40   $30,972       0.0          35   $31,667       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                  5,255   $25,027       2.3       3,945   $26,544       2.5
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                     2,760   $19,666       1.7       1,610   $23,946       2.3
Electricians                                                12,345   $30,323       2.9       9,660   $31,853       2.8
Glaziers                                                       660   $23,465       3.6         490   $26,143       2.0
Insulation Workers                                             890   $26,307       5.8         635   $30,000       5.2
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                       9,765   $18,157       4.7       5,650   $22,234       4.3
Paperhangers                                                   425   $16,713      11.0         205   $26,500      11.2
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters          8,130   $25,285       2.6       5,785   $27,353       2.3
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                   535   $19,716       0.2         350   $21,052       0.0
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                       130   $24,091       0.0          80   $31,172       0.0
Roofers                                                      3,010   $18,232       1.8       1,845   $21,617       2.7
Sheet Metal Workers                                          2,240   $24,722       0.4       1,665   $26,727       0.3
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                            1,180   $25,461       1.8         775   $26,720       0.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                 1,555   $14,350       2.4         750   $19,863       0.0
Construction and Building Inspectors                           985   $29,352      15.6         785   $31,162      16.5
Elevator Installers and Repairers                              240   $30,652       9.6         225   $29,805      10.3



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.)

          SOUTH CAROLINA; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 390   $18,575       1.8         280   $22,045       0.7
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            220   $23,125       2.3         145   $26,319       3.4
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  1,470   $20,274       1.2       1,170   $21,404       1.5
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    115   $29,563       0.0          65   $34,141       0.0
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                   120   $16,779       0.0          85   $23,393       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                 555   $23,715       9.3         350   $27,412       8.8
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                          20   $28,173      68.4          15   $28,750     100.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                              330   $26,463       3.6         260   $27,596       4.6
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                      80   $25,800       0.0          65   $26,550       0.0
Mining Machine Operators                                        75   $37,500       0.0          60   $36,944       0.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                     4   $33,750       0.0           4   $33,750       0.0
Other Extraction Workers                                        95   $20,859       0.0          30   $22,344       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   6,305   $38,071      10.1       5,410   $40,244      10.8
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  2,755   $28,944      16.8       2,110   $31,890      12.8
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              2,550   $38,047       7.6       2,130   $41,176       7.6
Avionics Technicians                                           220   $39,464       6.8         200   $40,568       7.5
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers             830   $31,627       4.3         690   $34,167       5.2
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                     65   $29,766      10.4          55   $29,453      13.2
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      235   $34,130       9.0         220   $34,485       9.5
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                     285   $40,515       2.5         275   $40,772       2.5
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                600   $20,586       5.0         440   $22,841       1.8
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                     605   $29,389       5.1         485   $30,716       4.9
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                   1,635   $35,551       6.2       1,445   $36,382       6.8
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        2,800   $25,707       2.9       2,115   $28,881       2.3
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      180   $28,429       3.9         150   $28,107       4.6
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                15,200   $24,321       2.3      11,455   $27,114       2.6
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                4,115   $30,275       0.9       3,380   $31,269       1.0
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  2,925   $30,810       2.2       2,430   $32,134       2.5
Small Engine Mechanics                                         975   $20,820       0.6         720   $24,123       0.8
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                  1,125   $21,086       0.6         770   $24,757       0.9



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.)

          SOUTH CAROLINA; 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                     380   $29,087       7.4         270   $29,423       5.6
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                   6,455   $26,813       2.1       5,090   $29,040       2.0
Home Appliance Repairers                                       850   $24,219       3.5         570   $30,317       3.9
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics               16,565   $32,085       2.2      14,030   $33,458       2.2
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                      8,470   $29,807       3.3       6,915   $31,325       3.1
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 540   $28,285       3.7         400   $29,679       2.2
Millwrights                                                  1,195   $33,944       5.0         890   $38,750       5.1
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers               2,420   $36,518       1.9       1,970   $39,679       1.7
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers             2,185   $32,853       4.9       1,800   $36,998       4.3
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                   960   $35,957      13.9         790   $37,078       9.6
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    635   $23,598      10.6         505   $25,335       9.5
Commercial Divers                                               80   $16,563      40.7          45   $24,643      37.0
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  335   $21,732       6.0         230   $27,528       2.6
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers               980   $21,448       2.6         695   $22,403       1.7
Riggers                                                        230   $27,308       0.0         180   $33,846       0.0
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                               60   $40,905       0.0          50   $41,293       0.0
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         285   $15,859       7.4         145   $18,192       6.9
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          3,655   $27,336       4.2       2,610   $30,654       3.9

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         22,465   $38,445      12.9      19,340   $40,035      12.7
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 1,465   $24,399       2.9       1,000   $30,732       3.4
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           390   $29,000       0.0         310   $30,669       0.0
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                       690   $27,192       3.9         525   $29,861       1.5
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    10,495   $22,853       4.7       7,520   $26,071       4.3
Bakers                                                         545   $18,125       2.4         315   $25,824       4.1
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    2,535   $22,111       2.9       1,925   $24,914       3.1
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                         50   $24,464       0.0          30   $29,107       0.0
Food Batchmakers                                               285   $20,685       0.0         185   $24,750       0.0
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      45   $38,295       0.0          40   $38,125       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     840   $32,773       4.8         740   $33,524       5.4
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               395   $32,650       3.3         325   $34,150       4.0
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            170   $25,729       0.0         145   $26,302       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            225   $30,500       0.0         165   $32,188       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                   1,345   $24,003       3.0         935   $26,689       3.4



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.)

          SOUTH CAROLINA; 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                                65   $21,458       0.0          50   $21,250       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                 900   $27,674       1.7         725   $30,469       2.1
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               215   $28,533       3.3         160   $28,804       0.0
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    60    $6,786      50.0          25   $40,764       0.0
Machinists                                                   7,330   $30,766       2.1       6,295   $31,692       2.3
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                   590   $29,734       5.4         455   $34,375       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic               45   $37,083      14.9          25   $39,167       0.0
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 1,035   $27,083       5.8         790   $30,846       7.6
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            240   $23,462       7.4         125   $31,964      14.4
Tool and Die Makers                                          1,560   $37,366       3.9       1,325   $38,154       2.9
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                     10,700   $28,166       1.8       8,165   $29,804       2.0
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               425   $32,404       1.6         380   $33,942       1.8
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                              95   $28,125       0.0          60   $29,531       0.0
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   195   $29,097       0.0         160   $29,306       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                           200   $28,533       7.0         140   $32,857       0.0
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                10,075   $27,709       2.0       8,065   $29,413       2.1
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                165   $29,449       0.0         160   $29,706       0.0
Job Printers                                                   740   $25,739       3.9         545   $27,202       3.5
Prepress Technicians and Workers                               450   $21,908      12.8         310   $25,958       4.9
Printing Machine Operators                                   2,195   $29,339       5.0       1,815   $30,579       5.4
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                               800   $14,332       6.1         420   $22,500       7.9
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials              370   $20,870       3.0         240   $22,319       4.6
Sewing Machine Operators                                     5,985   $23,133       2.9       4,360   $25,333       2.5
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                          85   $18,690      10.5          80   $19,048      11.3
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                              65   $18,359       0.0          30   $22,500       0.0
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                               210   $23,553       4.2         175   $25,833       5.1
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                      730   $22,987       1.1         560   $25,425       1.4
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      345   $22,271       1.5         225   $21,250       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                     2,125   $24,609       1.3       1,475   $26,084       1.6
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                            2,275   $24,191       1.2       1,750   $24,914       1.5
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           50   $32,500      16.0          50   $32,500      16.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                40   $24,318       0.0          25   $28,333       0.0
Upholsterers                                                   500   $20,410       3.2         330   $24,813       3.6
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other         2,545   $23,981       2.5       1,875   $26,353       2.5



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.)

          SOUTH CAROLINA; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                           1,240   $21,129      10.0         870   $24,352      12.7
Furniture Finishers                                            280   $15,402      13.3         160   $18,583      11.9
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood           670   $19,497       3.1         525   $20,237       3.4
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                360   $20,030       1.7         245   $21,033       1.6
Woodworkers, All Other                                         425   $21,417       9.6         270   $25,192       8.1
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers         1,065   $50,686      11.2         980   $50,837      11.6
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                    1,230   $37,906      11.8       1,045   $39,007      11.1
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                    1,630   $30,625      13.8       1,355   $31,457      14.1
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       425   $40,020       9.4         385   $40,902      10.4
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                2,095   $39,107       4.4       1,725   $40,374       2.8
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    2,195   $24,854       4.9       1,570   $25,731       4.8
Cutting Workers                                              1,400   $21,443       1.6       1,070   $23,220       0.8
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              845   $26,981       0.0         655   $28,692       0.0
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      315   $29,414       0.6         255   $29,023       0.8
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers          9,265   $30,654       9.7       7,240   $32,192       9.7
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  205   $25,721      26.1          90   $32,375      25.3
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians          340   $29,167       9.1         275   $30,344       8.4
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          1,730   $20,577       2.3       1,170   $22,207       2.6
Painting Workers                                             2,080   $23,149       1.3       1,600   $27,642       1.6
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                      365   $24,732      19.3         280   $28,942      20.0
Semiconductor Processors                                        10   $32,250       0.0          10   $32,250       0.0
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             190   $17,321       0.0         160   $18,000       0.0
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        100   $25,703       0.0          60   $30,662       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders            30   $45,083       0.0          30   $45,083       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                          125   $30,083      13.5         105   $30,417      16.3
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      465   $23,750       6.9         380   $25,875       8.4
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders           795   $37,361       4.0         665   $40,048       2.7
Tire Builders                                                1,220   $36,944       7.4       1,040   $38,105       8.4
Helpers-Production Workers                                     845   $22,170       2.7         485   $26,693       1.2
Production Workers, All Other                               20,310   $26,721       3.5      15,005   $30,326       3.4

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    2,790   $31,374      15.6       2,300   $32,557      14.3
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                         1,260   $61,447      69.8         905   $61,198      69.2
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  265   $51,181      24.5         215   $63,906      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.)

          SOUTH CAROLINA; 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                                           60   $20,991       0.0          45   $20,536       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  1,420   $14,455      11.7         540   $25,436       5.9
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                      49,110   $27,858       3.4      36,165   $30,616       3.3
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   1,310   $14,840       8.1         770   $20,407       5.7
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                             185   $12,434       5.9          90   $19,250       0.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                             460   $51,726       9.7         360   $53,102       8.4
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                   135   $41,786       7.4         115   $46,176       8.6
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                            660   $47,349      12.6         570   $48,603      14.6
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                      135   $30,855       0.0         105   $35,096       0.0
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      160   $29,659      14.5          95   $29,773       0.0
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                           540   $30,814      23.4         285   $31,768      24.1
Ship Engineers                                                  45   $36,776      18.6          35   $37,361      24.2
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                         20   $35,521       0.0          20   $35,521       0.0
Parking Lot Attendants                                         200   $15,147       9.1          80   $25,893      13.9
Service Station Attendants                                     800   $16,995       4.1         560   $19,970       3.0
Transportation Inspectors                                      265   $30,859       0.8         210   $32,109       0.0
Other Transportation Workers                                   155   $28,542       0.0         150   $28,854       0.0
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  75   $33,333      23.0          65   $32,500      26.6
Crane and Tower Operators                                    1,185   $32,554       1.2         935   $36,504       1.3
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators            1,015   $21,438       2.6         730   $24,592       3.6
Hoist and Winch Operators                                      130   $19,583       0.0          70   $30,833       0.0
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                      10,525   $21,725       1.0       7,430   $24,143       1.0
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                          3,755   $15,608       1.8       2,140   $19,697       2.0
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      17,335   $19,839       4.7      10,950   $24,349       3.9
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                               1,365   $21,307       1.0         965   $26,147       1.5
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  1,845   $16,863       4.5       1,025   $21,995       7.5
Pumping Station Operators                                       15   $21,667       0.0          15   $21,458       0.0
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                   1,470   $15,971       0.5         830   $20,483       0.8
Shuttle Car Operators                                           30    $4,130      30.0          15    $3,750       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                               90   $20,200       0.0          70   $17,500       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                           1,240   $25,078       3.3         965   $26,536       2.4

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