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

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


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

21 to 74 years                                           1,306,130   $19,065      22.9     772,030   $24,836      25.4

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                             3,735   $50,013      49.5       2,960   $52,399      50.3
General and Operations Managers                              4,485   $35,478      36.0       3,670   $39,596      36.2
Legislators                                                     40   $11,563      79.5          15   $37,344      46.7
Advertising and Promotions Managers                            555   $30,871      58.3         390   $33,679      56.8
Marketing and Sales Managers                                 8,010   $30,618      49.1       5,860   $33,367      50.6
Public Relations Managers                                      685   $33,900      61.2         540   $36,266      65.4
Administrative Services Managers                               545   $33,681      30.9         445   $36,522      28.2
Computer and Information Systems Managers                    1,410   $43,948      57.8       1,185   $46,888      56.3
Financial Managers                                           9,510   $32,110      32.8       7,790   $35,389      33.0
Human Resources Managers                                     4,850   $31,701      39.8       3,895   $35,196      40.3
Industrial Production Managers                                 915   $30,149      34.8         715   $34,508      31.3
Purchasing Managers                                          1,145   $31,329      40.1         935   $33,156      38.5
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers             890   $31,620      18.7         730   $33,135      20.6
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                   345   $15,060      34.2         185   $23,393      39.6
Farmers and Ranchers                                         1,350    $7,035      12.5         605   $12,394      17.0
Construction Managers                                          865   $29,621      29.4         530   $36,250      37.5
Education Administrators                                     8,530   $29,171      60.3       5,120   $32,188      61.5
Engineering Managers                                           135   $55,536      63.7         130   $52,431      62.0
Food Service Managers                                        7,040   $20,765      11.0       4,565   $24,426      11.0
Funeral Directors                                              125   $22,000      20.2         100   $23,750      15.2
Gaming Managers                                                125   $26,645      27.6          85   $46,354      15.7
Lodging Managers                                             1,150   $21,503      18.4         800   $25,253      19.0
Medical and Health Services Managers                         6,215   $37,858      46.0       5,250   $40,400      45.1
Natural Sciences Managers                                       40   $62,083      85.7          30   $52,500      81.3
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           495   $41,701      16.4         350   $46,081      23.1
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   4,120   $23,991      20.4       2,870   $27,447      23.1
Social and Community Service Managers                        2,520   $27,715      55.3       1,870   $30,374      58.2
Managers, All Other                                         11,345   $31,939      39.5       8,950   $35,426      39.9

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 415   $24,955      55.4         260   $36,250      57.5
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                     45   $26,667      17.4          30   $36,250      25.8
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            2,695   $20,792      29.7       1,495   $30,496      34.5
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                              2,640   $28,641      22.2       2,120   $30,292      19.1
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              3,635   $25,698      27.6       2,770   $27,072      27.1
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                        800   $24,576      38.5         650   $28,702      45.3
Cost Estimators                                                190   $29,423      21.8         185   $29,808      22.3



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.)

          TENNESSEE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations
  Specialists                                               11,040   $28,024      37.9       8,310   $31,097      38.4
Logisticians                                                   315   $30,820      22.6         255   $31,680      16.1
Management Analysts                                          2,740   $35,135      53.2       1,700   $40,579      49.2
Meeting and Convention Planners                                365   $30,068      48.8         250   $31,977      57.0
Other Business Operations Specialists                        2,275   $25,515      28.9       1,690   $28,104      28.9
Accountants and Auditors                                    19,190   $28,934      57.6      13,825   $32,038      58.1
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                        490   $28,606      19.8         395   $28,894      11.4
Budget Analysts                                                345   $33,110      37.3         280   $33,221      34.4
Credit Analysts                                                310   $24,275      31.4         205   $27,500      27.5
Financial Analysts                                             280   $33,239      54.1         175   $34,712      46.3
Personal Financial Advisors                                  1,105   $29,080      57.4         805   $31,953      52.4
Insurance Underwriters                                         950   $31,960      36.1         800   $34,048      34.5
Financial Examiners                                            105   $25,250      35.2          90   $26,333      31.5
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 4,185   $27,198      21.3       3,350   $29,835      19.6
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                1,275   $28,133      25.9         885   $31,875      29.2
Tax Preparers                                                1,675    $9,001      22.6         335   $25,089      14.6
Financial Specialists, All Other                               640   $28,163      31.3         470   $30,204      31.2

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                       3,490   $38,806      49.9       2,770   $41,558      48.1
Computer Programmers                                         2,450   $40,826      61.2       1,805   $43,886      59.9
Computer Software Engineers                                  1,620   $45,508      56.4       1,265   $48,733      53.5
Computer Support Specialists                                 2,295   $31,888      34.1       1,825   $34,759      33.2
Database Administrators                                        400   $41,514      51.4         350   $41,974      48.6
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                    665   $33,594      44.0         490   $37,287      43.6
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts              1,060   $29,427      46.4         705   $35,000      45.9
Actuaries                                                       65   $49,875     100.0          30   $73,611     100.0
Mathematicians                                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Operations Research Analysts                                   630   $42,475      53.9         475   $43,713      52.0
Statisticians                                                  140   $29,722      62.3          90   $29,375      41.6
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  15   $67,500     100.0          15   $67,500     100.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                       345   $29,036      64.0         230   $32,604      68.4
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                115   $25,444      44.8          70   $26,528      32.4
Aerospace Engineers                                             55   $30,417      68.5          40   $40,469      58.5
Agricultural Engineers                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Biomedical Engineers                                            20   $26,923      35.0           4   $51,250     100.0
Chemical Engineers                                             245   $55,107      95.9         185   $56,991     100.0
Civil Engineers                                                490   $33,583      69.5         360   $39,632      68.7
Computer Hardware Engineers                                    150   $22,841      21.2          95   $26,771       0.0
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                            315   $43,750      61.8         220   $53,571      64.5
Environmental Engineers                                        145   $41,528      95.9         140   $41,806     100.0
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety              775   $30,119      50.1         495   $35,161      45.0
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                            4   $41,250       0.0           4   $41,250       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.)

          TENNESSEE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                             80   $36,875      50.0          55   $37,188      47.2
Mechanical Engineers                                           325   $47,688      71.2         260   $48,750      74.9
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                              10   $16,250     100.0          10   $16,250     100.0
Nuclear Engineers                                               30   $59,773      46.9          30   $59,773      46.9
Petroleum Engineers                                             10   $12,143       0.0           0         .        .
Engineers, All Others                                          445   $47,386      72.0         350   $46,591      72.7
Drafters                                                       835   $24,293      19.3         545   $30,113      18.6
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     2,000   $25,234      16.9       1,445   $28,589      15.3
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                               85   $27,574      24.7          65   $29,118      32.8

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               120   $21,359      73.9          60   $52,794      72.6
Biological Scientists                                          385   $29,792      87.2         275   $31,546      95.7
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                           75   $22,083     100.0          60   $22,143     100.0
Medical Scientists                                             590   $32,463     100.0         410   $36,755     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                      60   $31,000      74.1          50   $32,500      82.7
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                                25   $29,265     100.0           4   $38,750     100.0
Chemists and Materials Scientists                              515   $41,250      96.9         405   $42,679      97.3
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                     305   $33,491      90.5         230   $37,188      89.6
Physical Scientists, All Other                                 455   $30,577      98.9         305   $36,875      98.4
Economists                                                     100   $36,000     100.0          75   $41,369     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                      540   $35,686      62.6         385   $40,833      66.7
Psychologists                                                1,390   $37,753      99.3         715   $39,935     100.0
Sociologists                                                    25   $43,203     100.0          25   $43,203     100.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                     80   $37,143     100.0          80   $37,143     100.0
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            220   $30,292      88.6         145   $31,705      87.5
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      175   $30,101       2.3         135   $31,385       3.0
Biological Technicians                                         210   $28,889      24.5         170   $30,379      22.2
Chemical Technicians                                           845   $29,433      11.6         665   $30,383       9.3
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                            25   $30,357      58.3          10   $17,500       0.0
Nuclear Technicians                                             50   $50,833      50.0          50   $50,833      50.0
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         1,380   $21,565      34.4         730   $30,729      35.3

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   7,035   $25,133      76.1       3,645   $26,857      76.4
Social Workers                                               8,610   $24,670      77.1       6,300   $26,472      76.5
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               2,740   $20,636      44.1       1,790   $22,713      50.3
Clergy                                                       1,145   $22,238      62.5         755   $27,026      62.8
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                  580   $17,863      60.2         330   $24,737      56.7
Religious Workers, All Other                                 1,355   $14,943      38.3         560   $26,183      36.0

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                      3,355   $52,050      99.7       2,505   $62,070      99.6
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                330   $35,682      46.4         270   $35,000      43.0
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              4,090   $26,762      31.2       3,030   $29,511      29.9
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          2,385   $24,609      23.3       1,550   $27,446      15.6



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.)

          TENNESSEE; FEMALES

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

  EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND LIBRARY OCCUPATIONS
Postsecondary Teachers                                      11,010   $27,544      90.4       6,510   $35,603      90.4
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                         11,430   $10,799      30.9       5,755   $14,794      30.0
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       52,595   $30,427      92.6      39,865   $32,164      96.7
Secondary School Teachers                                    8,320   $30,854      94.4       6,620   $32,110      97.4
Special Education Teachers                                   2,675   $30,297      82.8       2,120   $32,314      87.1
Other Teachers and Instructors                               5,970   $10,357      50.3       1,705   $23,054      44.5
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   265   $17,841      69.2         125   $26,964      81.3
Librarians                                                   2,700   $31,545      84.9       1,210   $31,795      88.4
Library Technicians                                            350    $7,075      15.8          65   $21,328       4.5
Teacher Assistants                                          15,475    $9,341       8.5       2,845   $12,668       6.4
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 665   $32,423      83.9         405   $33,309      89.2

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  1,755   $11,949      42.5         630   $26,250      40.7
Designers                                                    7,915   $19,891      37.5       4,245   $26,218      39.5
Actors                                                         130    $7,283      50.8          35   $19,063      61.1
Producers and Directors                                        935   $29,115      66.3         655   $31,250      69.3
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers                 755   $11,154      61.9         180   $28,068      73.2
Dancers and Choreographers                                     285   $25,967       7.0         115   $27,500       0.0
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       1,915   $14,616      49.0         595   $31,611      52.3
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           470   $10,760      38.4          95   $28,429      60.4
Announcers                                                     235   $17,161      59.7         135   $18,125      59.3
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                   690   $24,526      80.3         405   $31,201      78.6
Public Relations Specialists                                 1,460   $25,339      54.7         915   $29,604      54.8
Editors                                                      1,575   $25,445      68.5       1,050   $29,200      68.0
Technical Writers                                              325   $30,439      69.2         235   $35,069      60.4
Writers and Authors                                          1,350   $22,654      70.4         685   $29,593      74.5
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  435   $11,336      28.2         130   $25,263      22.7
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                              200   $22,054      60.6         155   $26,250      51.6
Photographers                                                1,105   $13,367      21.1         520   $17,984      22.1
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                        105   $16,538      51.9          35   $27,778      26.5
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                  120   $20,417      63.9          70   $37,143      72.1
Dentists                                                       530   $60,893      95.9         285   $70,650      92.3
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                 1,675   $26,784      63.8       1,015   $30,417      65.7
Optometrists                                                   100   $36,797     100.0          40   $66,964     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  2,105   $56,510      95.0       1,290   $62,969      96.7
Physicians and Surgeons                                      3,340   $61,875      99.8       2,120   $75,877     100.0
Physician Assistants                                           715   $27,898      39.2         475   $34,792      37.8



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.)

          TENNESSEE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                     10    $6,250     100.0           0         .        .
Registered Nurses                                           45,275   $35,044      47.4      29,420   $39,315      46.2
Audiologists                                                   190   $21,694     100.0         105   $38,203     100.0
Occupational Therapists                                        815   $38,872      82.6         440   $45,026      78.9
Physical Therapists                                          2,075   $40,722      82.4       1,060   $47,425      84.9
Radiation Therapists                                           130   $39,375      29.5         110   $41,172      25.2
Recreational Therapists                                        195   $20,547      83.7         110   $27,976      71.4
Respiratory Therapists                                       1,790   $30,777      22.4       1,230   $31,923      23.5
Speech-Language Pathologists                                 1,760   $32,922      98.0         800   $38,308      99.1
Therapists, All Others                                       1,095   $24,076      75.0         580   $29,309      79.3
Veterinarians                                                  320   $36,783     100.0         200   $40,326     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                     65   $17,708      84.1          20   $22,083      54.5
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   5,560   $27,528      44.5       3,840   $31,596      44.4
Dental Hygienists                                            2,460   $30,708      43.5         820   $36,839      35.3
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             4,055   $30,170      15.7       2,865   $31,883      16.1
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                   830   $22,357      12.7         530   $26,250      15.1
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                6,420   $17,118       8.4       3,875   $20,034       6.9
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses           17,270   $22,415       7.2      10,735   $25,175       7.1
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians           2,340   $17,348      12.6       1,550   $19,690      14.7
Opticians, Dispensing                                          675   $20,698       9.6         435   $24,936      11.9
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians           1,385   $20,318      17.6         825   $25,592      16.6
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                  560   $26,818      56.2         425   $31,786      56.6

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 28,185   $14,396       3.1      14,815   $17,421       3.1
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                    215   $23,208      21.6          80   $31,667      23.2
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        860   $25,491      17.0         540   $30,603      10.2
Massage Therapists                                             780   $16,268      28.4         250   $23,661      17.9
Dental Assistants                                            4,055   $17,935       4.2       2,015   $20,825       3.2
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                 9,975   $16,891       8.1       5,640   $20,677       7.6

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     305   $26,422      17.9         225   $26,250      24.7
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                   155   $34,821      31.0         135   $34,345      36.1
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                            15   $29,375      47.1          15   $29,375      47.1
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other             455   $26,597      39.8         360   $30,395      41.7
Fire Fighters                                                  185   $31,525      35.7         130   $30,950      21.1
Fire Inspectors                                                 40   $23,750      17.5          25   $31,375      30.4
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   2,360   $20,515       7.6       1,770   $21,429       6.7
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                          460   $34,795      59.3         380   $35,625      56.4
Fish and Game Wardens                                            4   $23,750     100.0           4   $23,750     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.)

          TENNESSEE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                     25    $9,911       0.0          15   $14,821       0.0
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           1,310   $28,932      29.3       1,020   $31,148      30.7
Transit and Railroad Police                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Animal Control Workers                                          75   $14,412       0.0          35   $15,250       0.0
Private Detectives and Investigators                           365   $28,659      28.9         290   $29,750      31.5
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             3,055   $15,894       8.3       1,735   $21,475      11.3
Crossing Guards                                                635    $6,260       0.0          80   $21,250       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                395    $4,206      23.5          65   $18,625      15.2

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                           655   $14,246       8.0         350   $20,083       6.3
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        7,385   $14,756       6.3       3,895   $18,763       7.2
Cooks                                                       20,450    $9,803       1.5       7,300   $13,592       1.2
Food Preparation Workers                                     5,280    $9,639       2.6       1,950   $13,757       3.4
Bartenders                                                   2,215   $11,904       9.0         920   $16,171       6.8
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        4,110    $9,653       2.3       1,615   $14,996       1.4
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                1,080    $7,420       0.5         335   $13,462       0.0
Waiters and Waitresses                                      19,935   $10,050       6.3       6,460   $14,213       5.4
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  2,315   $10,472       2.9         965   $16,328       0.7
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                    2,710    $8,199       0.8         510   $15,616       0.0
Dishwashers                                                  1,190    $5,881       0.9         300   $12,805       0.0
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                       2,015    $6,771       7.6         425   $11,997       4.0
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     65   $10,221       0.0          15   $20,500       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         1,960   $16,026       2.4       1,175   $19,174       0.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                          170   $19,053      18.3         110   $20,094      16.2
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              13,365   $10,313       2.0       5,210   $15,818       1.3
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                             21,635   $10,274       1.3       8,235   $14,101       1.0
Pest Control Workers                                           100   $17,656       6.1          50   $20,750       0.0
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                  1,495   $11,062      10.2         575   $17,405      15.9

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              250   $19,948      15.1         170   $29,107      14.7
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    1,260   $18,685      11.6         770   $21,427      13.9
Animal Trainers                                                210   $12,132      32.4         120   $19,125      43.0
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    1,160   $12,822      14.5         520   $17,385       8.4



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.)

          TENNESSEE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 255   $31,023       4.3         135   $35,714       4.4
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   10    $8,472       0.0           0         .        .
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     165    $3,548      15.9          25   $21,094       0.0
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                      590    $8,527       7.3         115   $19,539      12.1
Funeral Service Workers                                         75   $10,125       0.0          25   $47,917       0.0
Barbers                                                        720   $12,243       3.6         365   $13,846       7.1
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists              14,305   $13,258       3.7       7,205   $17,304       3.7
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                    1,735   $12,726       6.2         810   $18,942       5.1
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                       65   $16,016      20.9          35   $25,577      38.9
Tour and Travel Guides                                         360    $7,350      25.1          90   $23,571       6.5
Transportation Attendants                                    1,495   $21,687      30.8         440   $27,220      29.6
Child Care Workers                                          21,490    $7,377       9.8       8,240   $12,694       7.1
Personal and Home Care Aides                                 4,050   $10,407       7.5       1,530   $15,066       6.2
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               2,675   $13,599      36.8       1,120   $22,738      39.1
Residential Advisors                                           550    $7,221      14.5         165   $16,061      13.9
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   205   $10,341      15.5          75   $29,148      28.6

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   28,035   $19,847      14.0      20,135   $22,058      14.4
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    5,845   $26,812      20.0       4,405   $30,529      20.8
Cashiers                                                    38,590   $10,086       2.8      14,035   $15,098       2.2
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    1,370   $10,324       6.5         640   $15,427       8.1
Parts Salespersons                                             335   $17,917       4.8         240   $17,395       4.1
Retail Salespersons                                         35,175   $11,438      15.1      13,685   $18,607      14.5
Advertising Sales Agents                                     2,220   $27,146      45.2       1,470   $32,267      45.5
Insurance Sales Agents                                       4,395   $23,651      21.6       3,215   $26,435      20.1
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                               1,995   $29,415      41.9       1,515   $32,561      40.8
Travel Agents                                                1,820   $21,272      19.1       1,185   $26,093      17.6
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                   4,235   $25,888      33.6       2,785   $31,749      34.5
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing           6,975   $27,401      37.5       4,850   $33,486      38.9
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   740    $5,025       9.5         110   $18,438      15.5
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         7,490   $25,589      25.6       4,385   $33,289      26.2
Sales Engineers                                                 40   $42,361      36.6          40   $42,361      36.6
Telemarketers                                                3,175   $11,956       7.4       1,115   $18,553       3.5
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        2,185    $6,659      12.3         445   $14,426       3.1
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         2,160   $21,170      39.8       1,090   $31,586      49.8

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              23,420   $25,560      18.0      18,040   $27,488      17.5
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service           1,600   $14,943       7.6         870   $19,573       6.2



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.)

          TENNESSEE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                          1,115   $22,928       9.7         695   $26,250       4.3
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   140   $25,060       5.0         100   $27,431       7.1
Bill and Account Collectors                                  3,725   $21,584       9.2       2,550   $23,902       8.3
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             6,485   $20,532       9.4       4,570   $22,095       8.7
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                34,160   $20,561       8.8      22,130   $23,432       7.4
Gaming Cage Workers                                            125   $16,463       6.5          65   $16,494       0.0
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                               4,350   $23,725      11.2       3,235   $25,655      10.7
Procurement Clerks                                             615   $21,174      16.0         500   $22,542      16.0
Tellers                                                      8,520   $15,742       7.5       4,970   $18,218       5.6
Brokerage Clerks                                               120   $24,219      26.7          80   $26,397      22.8
Correspondence Clerks                                           40   $19,853      28.6          10   $17,857       0.0
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                         1,360   $19,502      10.9       1,055   $20,941      11.3
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                      1,015   $19,670      10.3         700   $21,902       8.3
Customer Service Representatives                            29,895   $20,712      14.6      19,575   $23,335      14.1
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                1,100   $29,531      60.0         945   $30,750      60.2
File Clerks                                                  4,815   $15,803       8.1       2,505   $20,640       7.3
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                         1,835   $11,670       8.3         790   $16,179       7.8
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     2,710   $14,961      14.0       1,235   $20,745      15.6
Library Assistants, Clerical                                 1,750   $11,099      29.2         515   $18,671      33.3
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                 2,110   $23,699      16.9       1,650   $25,242      16.0
New Account Clerks                                             155   $18,750      22.6         115   $19,803      24.3
Order Clerks                                                 2,690   $17,440       6.5       1,585   $20,256       5.4
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                1,080   $21,825      19.0         780   $25,710      18.2
Receptionists and Information Clerks                        18,650   $15,160       8.9       9,370   $19,371       6.6
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              1,620   $17,437       7.5         995   $21,025       8.9
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                     1,490   $17,860      10.7         880   $22,500       9.2
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       120   $19,444       6.8          55   $25,972       3.6
Couriers and Messengers                                      1,010   $16,035      16.3         505   $22,391      15.4
Dispatchers                                                  3,155   $20,848       7.4       2,435   $22,063       7.8
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       125   $22,470      13.0          80   $27,292      11.1
Postal Service Clerks                                        1,380   $35,923       9.1         950   $39,225       7.9
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 2,810   $27,154       6.5       1,740   $37,078       6.3
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               1,245   $31,495       7.5         880   $37,762       6.6
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  4,190   $24,437      17.0       3,110   $27,210      15.8
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      6,520   $18,724       3.4       4,395   $21,419       2.5
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              13,720   $15,856       3.0       7,785   $20,208       2.9
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                              1,195   $16,853       4.5         590   $21,860       2.9
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                   72,045   $20,192      11.8      47,120   $23,169      10.8
Computer Operators                                           3,315   $22,638      12.2       2,425   $25,208      10.9
Data Entry Keyers                                           10,085   $17,956       8.9       5,930   $21,082       6.9
Word Processors and Typists                                  2,510   $17,512       9.2       1,305   $22,380       6.1
Desktop Publishers                                             190   $24,286      34.2         135   $28,795      33.6
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                4,905   $21,484      11.6       3,585   $23,001      10.9



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.)

          TENNESSEE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except
  Postal Service                                             2,030   $14,029       5.9         975   $17,588       7.9
Office Clerks, General                                      22,020   $17,306      10.4      12,545   $21,675       8.4
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      705   $16,369       5.5         400   $20,117       4.7
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                  335   $19,427      34.3         165   $24,177      29.9
Statistical Assistants                                         205   $22,660       4.8         120   $24,708       3.4
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         8,060   $21,333      22.8       5,420   $24,274      22.2

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         155   $20,100      14.3          70   $22,096       0.0
Agricultural Inspectors                                         45   $25,179      22.7          10   $22,500      83.3
Animal Breeders                                                 30   $11,696      19.4          15   $11,250       0.0
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     210   $13,239       0.0         105   $19,145       0.0
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                           1,765    $8,770       8.9         655   $17,734       3.8
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                             25   $11,161      22.2           4   $48,750     100.0
Hunters and Trappers                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Forest and Conservation Workers                                 25    $3,977      25.9          10   $31,094       0.0
Logging Workers                                                100   $15,365       0.0          80   $15,833       0.0

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                                510   $27,616      10.6         340   $30,613      14.3
Boilermakers                                                    15   $19,821       0.0           0         .        .
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                      180   $10,982       3.3          55   $21,061       0.0
Carpenters                                                     745   $13,368       3.4         395   $20,099       3.0
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers                190   $16,528       0.0          80   $20,417       0.0
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                       35   $18,313       0.0          25   $19,063       0.0
Contruction Laborers                                         1,205   $13,136       3.8         490   $21,713       6.5
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators              25   $21,875       0.0           0         .        .
Pile-Driver Operators                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                    185   $15,714       3.8          70   $30,441       9.7
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                       175   $15,288       0.0          80   $16,346       0.0
Electricians                                                   370   $32,727      10.3         250   $36,890      11.6
Glaziers                                                        30   $15,795       0.0           0         .        .
Insulation Workers                                              45   $22,292       0.0          35   $23,558       0.0
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                       1,040   $11,652       5.5         385   $19,236       2.1
Paperhangers                                                   215   $12,639       0.0          55   $19,896       0.0
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters            325   $17,750       1.5         225   $20,756       0.0
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                    25   $10,288       0.0          15   $11,250       0.0
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                         4   $36,250       0.0           4   $36,250       0.0
Roofers                                                         45   $13,250       0.0          30   $21,667       0.0
Sheet Metal Workers                                            275   $21,971       3.3         195   $27,530       4.7
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                               45   $18,750       0.0          25   $16,477       0.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                   110   $15,500       0.0          30   $21,000       0.0
Construction and Building Inspectors                           145   $18,750      14.5         100   $19,940       6.9
Elevator Installers and Repairers                                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.)

          TENNESSEE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                  10   $17,708       0.0           0         .        .
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                             35   $25,139      11.4          10   $29,750      44.4
Highway Maintenance Workers                                     85   $11,359       5.9          45   $20,395       0.0
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                  50   $21,667       0.0          20   $29,464       0.0
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                      45   $17,500       0.0          30   $24,306       0.0
Mining Machine Operators                                        10   $12,083       0.0           4   $18,750       0.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Other Extraction Workers                                        10   $20,000       0.0          10   $20,000       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                     520   $33,311      22.8         395   $34,696      15.5
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                    995   $26,511      20.8         695   $29,328      22.1
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                420   $34,474      12.6         315   $37,143      12.1
Avionics Technicians                                            10   $43,333       0.0           4   $43,750       0.0
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers             100   $24,375       0.0          90   $25,313       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                     10    $6,250       0.0           0         .        .
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                       10   $18,750       0.0          10   $18,750       0.0
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                      10   $62,750       0.0          10   $62,750       0.0
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                 35    $7,434       0.0          25   $36,406       0.0
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                      45   $24,821       0.0          45   $24,821       0.0
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                      90   $27,222      15.6          85   $28,542      16.9
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                           60   $21,389       0.0          55   $22,083       0.0
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                       15   $50,313       0.0          15   $50,313       0.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                   795   $24,150       0.6         600   $28,942       0.8
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                   65   $23,854       0.0          35   $24,688       0.0
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                     25   $45,179       0.0          25   $45,179       0.0
Small Engine Mechanics                                          45   $16,146       8.9          30   $16,458      13.3
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                     30   $21,346       0.0          25   $22,212       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.)

          TENNESSEE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                      30   $19,688       0.0          15   $21,250       0.0
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                     215   $21,232       0.0         160   $21,471       0.0
Home Appliance Repairers                                        65   $16,838      16.9          45   $20,859      24.4
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                  655   $24,349       2.3         485   $26,349       3.1
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                        475   $20,298      14.5         315   $30,063      20.2
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                  20   $32,813       0.0          20   $33,125       0.0
Millwrights                                                     50   $41,458       0.0          30   $48,333       0.0
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers                  45   $20,446       0.0          40   $21,250       0.0
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers               180   $33,750      14.9         140   $38,421      19.0
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                   105   $24,821      21.5          80   $38,125       6.2
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    465   $14,432       9.9         220   $18,883       2.8
Commercial Divers                                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                   50   $17,039       0.0          25   $18,393       0.0
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers                40   $15,833       0.0          15   $27,500       0.0
Riggers                                                         15    $2,500       0.0           0         .        .
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          40   $27,708       0.0          35   $28,958       0.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers            600   $21,541       6.5         470   $22,297       6.2

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                          7,895   $24,689       9.7       6,145   $26,951      10.1
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                    70   $45,179       0.0          35   $50,625       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 5,080   $17,964       1.0       3,405   $20,572       0.6
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           395   $21,804       0.0         280   $23,200       0.0
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                        75   $17,350       0.0          65   $23,500       0.0
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    25,120   $18,629       1.3      16,040   $21,845       1.1
Bakers                                                       1,590   $13,540       2.7         885   $17,059       1.0
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    1,280   $15,323       0.1         835   $17,254       0.1
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                         65   $20,694       0.0          55   $21,458       0.0
Food Batchmakers                                             1,005   $14,660       5.1         500   $21,461       3.0
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      85   $11,875       0.0          35   $16,875       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     300   $25,288       5.3         225   $26,612       7.1
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               130   $24,457      11.5         100   $26,923       8.0
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             60   $16,579       0.0          35   $17,434       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            165   $13,491       6.7         115   $14,643       9.6
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                   1,795   $19,054       0.8       1,180   $21,923       1.3



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

          TENNESSEE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               110   $18,904       0.0          90   $19,245       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                 320   $22,266       4.1         155   $24,554       0.0
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                75   $18,971       0.0          65   $19,559       0.0
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    20   $25,000       0.0          20   $25,000       0.0
Machinists                                                     650   $23,750       2.0         490   $26,071       1.2
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                   110   $17,000       0.0          85   $16,438       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic               50   $16,667      16.0          25   $24,688      29.6
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 1,210   $17,857       0.2         825   $21,087       0.2
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            180   $22,759       0.0         135   $24,138       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                             90   $32,250       3.3          65   $33,875       4.5
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                      2,145   $18,806       0.8       1,480   $21,709       0.2
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                65   $23,333       0.0          45   $25,509       0.0
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                              25   $14,464       0.0          15   $23,500       0.0
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   120   $21,250       0.0          95   $23,000       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                            20   $23,750       0.0           0         .        .
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 6,395   $20,333       1.1       4,530   $22,054       0.8
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                              1,050   $19,038       3.3         625   $21,100       3.7
Job Printers                                                   650   $18,500       4.8         410   $21,192       4.6
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             1,415   $18,720       6.0         930   $21,455       7.6
Printing Machine Operators                                   1,230   $17,440       1.5         785   $20,091       1.7
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             3,070   $11,866       1.4       1,455   $15,256       1.2
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials            2,025   $11,853       1.2         835   $16,783       1.7
Sewing Machine Operators                                    18,905   $13,961       1.1      11,225   $16,830       0.7
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         145   $10,767       0.0          65   $11,781       0.0
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                             390   $12,568       0.0         250   $13,953       0.0
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                             1,765   $12,914       9.6         835   $17,686      12.1
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                       75   $26,250       0.0          75   $26,250       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      150    $9,038       0.0          70   $14,297       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                       645   $16,188       0.0         385   $18,854       0.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                            1,285   $20,000       1.5         875   $21,727       0.7
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           10    $6,250       0.0           0         .        .
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                25   $24,464      73.1          25   $24,643      79.2
Upholsterers                                                   685   $20,053       3.1         435   $21,277       3.4
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other         1,030   $15,274       2.0         640   $19,203       1.7



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.)

          TENNESSEE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                             225   $16,938       4.5         130   $17,406       0.0
Furniture Finishers                                            330   $11,990       9.6         180   $15,600      10.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                            10   $23,214       0.0          10   $23,214       0.0
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood           265   $18,281       0.0         170   $22,045       0.0
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                465   $14,825       1.7         260   $18,141       3.1
Woodworkers, All Other                                         170    $7,188       8.8          80   $16,000       0.0
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           150   $34,167      22.7         115   $36,467      23.1
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                      125   $38,618      24.8         105   $39,868      23.6
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                      105   $19,931       0.0          85   $28,906       0.0
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                        70   $31,484       0.0          65   $31,172       0.0
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                  420   $36,955       6.2         350   $38,449       4.3
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                      530   $18,726       0.0         290   $21,294       0.0
Cutting Workers                                              1,005   $15,655       0.6         495   $20,891       1.2
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              430   $18,354       1.9         330   $18,958       0.0
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      175   $17,300       0.0         125   $25,365       0.0
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         14,200   $18,292       3.7       9,425   $21,367       3.6
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  160   $11,090       8.8          70   $12,134       0.0
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        1,110   $17,558       4.3         740   $20,143       4.5
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          5,110   $15,943       2.2       2,915   $19,384       2.8
Painting Workers                                               990   $19,000       4.8         630   $22,872       3.2
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                    1,515   $13,510       5.0         785   $18,625       5.6
Semiconductor Processors                                        10   $21,250       0.0          10   $21,250       0.0
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             385   $16,868       2.8         305   $17,539       3.6
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        235   $14,155       1.7         125   $24,479       3.3
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders            10   $21,250       0.0           0         .        .
Etchers and Engravers                                          140   $18,958       0.0          85   $27,857       0.0
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      240   $12,396      25.2         120   $16,354       0.0
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders           505   $15,759       0.0         315   $17,656       0.0
Tire Builders                                                  195   $19,702       4.1          85   $36,719       9.2
Helpers-Production Workers                                     470   $13,176      10.4         210   $21,944       6.2
Production Workers, All Other                               19,010   $18,141       2.7      12,110   $21,015       2.6

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    1,145   $21,126       8.0         745   $25,504       7.2
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                           120  $103,864      92.4          60   $35,556      85.5
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  150   $62,206      62.8         115   $73,833      71.6



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.)

          TENNESSEE; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency
  Medical Technicians                                            4   $21,250       0.0           4   $21,250       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  4,565   $11,545       1.2         925   $20,093       2.3
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                       5,015   $18,475       5.5       2,725   $22,022       5.4
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                     725   $14,152       5.2         370   $18,990       0.0
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                              60    $6,389      14.5          20   $25,917       0.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                             20   $37,614       0.0          10   $31,250       0.0
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                       15    $1,250       0.0           0         .        .
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                        4    $8,750       0.0           4    $8,750       0.0
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                            30   $25,962       0.0          30   $26,058       0.0
Ship Engineers                                                   4   $26,250       0.0           0         .        .
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                          4   $28,958       0.0           4   $36,250       0.0
Parking Lot Attendants                                         180    $9,397       0.0          65   $20,950       0.0
Service Station Attendants                                     550   $11,731       1.3         285   $17,639       2.4
Transportation Inspectors                                      175   $22,583      19.2          75   $28,487      13.7
Other Transportation Workers                                    35   $27,625      24.3          30   $28,750      32.1
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  70   $27,500       0.0          55   $27,396       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                      130   $32,625       5.4          90   $28,846       0.0
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators               40   $16,838      20.5          30   $17,353      25.0
Hoist and Winch Operators                                        4   $23,750       0.0           0         .        .
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                       2,065   $21,328       1.5       1,370   $23,137       1.8
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                          1,560   $11,897       2.1         610   $19,782       3.1
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      11,590   $15,572       2.3       6,265   $20,450       2.0
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                               1,030   $18,561       2.2         655   $21,203       1.2
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  7,825   $13,798       1.5       3,995   $17,741       1.6
Pumping Station Operators                                       20   $13,036       0.0           4   $18,750       0.0
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                     195   $14,779       1.0         140   $18,359       1.4
Shuttle Car Operators                                            4   $46,250       0.0           0         .        .
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Material Moving Workers, All Other                             545   $16,122       0.0         255   $20,387       0.0

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