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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Texas: 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                                           4,454,575   $19,854      25.8   2,586,495   $26,888      29.6

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            14,920   $50,773      46.6      11,860   $56,426      47.2
General and Operations Managers                             16,265   $40,270      38.1      13,515   $42,211      37.7
Legislators                                                    190   $19,722      83.9          65   $50,238      72.7
Advertising and Promotions Managers                          2,595   $32,574      61.4       1,920   $37,877      59.2
Marketing and Sales Managers                                33,295   $37,954      51.2      24,440   $42,410      52.0
Public Relations Managers                                    2,240   $39,304      57.7       1,670   $45,713      56.6
Administrative Services Managers                             2,650   $40,334      35.0       2,180   $41,732      32.0
Computer and Information Systems Managers                    6,845   $52,696      54.7       5,550   $57,006      55.8
Financial Managers                                          35,130   $36,222      35.1      28,475   $39,047      35.4
Human Resources Managers                                    19,280   $34,430      34.6      14,690   $37,584      35.4
Industrial Production Managers                               3,050   $37,410      37.5       2,480   $41,250      41.2
Purchasing Managers                                          5,875   $36,834      38.0       4,890   $39,442      37.3
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers           3,330   $30,380      19.8       2,630   $34,906      19.8
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                 1,515   $17,024      24.9         850   $26,250      27.7
Farmers and Ranchers                                         4,480    $7,385      22.6       2,250   $11,817      24.1
Construction Managers                                        3,880   $36,597      27.9       2,800   $40,917      27.2
Education Administrators                                    35,360   $36,324      65.6      22,110   $39,648      65.4
Engineering Managers                                           880   $76,389      87.5         745   $78,167      87.2
Food Service Managers                                       23,295   $20,540      12.7      15,150   $24,566      12.5
Funeral Directors                                              610   $22,047      20.0         410   $25,912      14.4
Gaming Managers                                                595   $24,375      23.5         365   $31,066      24.3
Lodging Managers                                             4,010   $21,767      18.4       2,780   $25,206      18.6
Medical and Health Services Managers                        19,950   $36,379      40.8      15,785   $40,161      41.8
Natural Sciences Managers                                      280   $50,385      90.8         250   $51,474      89.5
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                         1,245   $38,875      10.1         815   $41,694       9.2
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                  22,760   $25,833      17.1      15,300   $30,474      17.4
Social and Community Service Managers                        8,255   $29,801      54.0       5,985   $33,482      57.0
Managers, All Other                                         48,845   $36,127      39.5      37,145   $40,846      40.5

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 885   $26,577      39.5         480   $32,246      40.1
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    115   $15,972      20.5          80   $26,250      27.2
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            9,275   $22,080      27.1       5,300   $29,911      28.4
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                             11,210   $30,548      24.1       8,960   $32,075      23.7
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                             14,800   $30,300      27.4      11,535   $31,603      28.1
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      3,515   $31,480      37.7       2,760   $33,560      39.2
Cost Estimators                                                820   $31,399      21.9         510   $36,486      28.2



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.)

          TEXAS; 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                                               45,025   $31,646      41.6      33,635   $35,069      41.1
Logisticians                                                   915   $35,061      32.8         655   $36,461      37.4
Management Analysts                                         15,335   $42,195      61.9      10,250   $49,448      60.8
Meeting and Convention Planners                              1,450   $32,426      46.7       1,060   $37,354      45.0
Other Business Operations Specialists                        9,775   $26,876      28.7       7,165   $30,176      27.6
Accountants and Auditors                                    83,255   $32,311      59.9      59,440   $36,833      59.9
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      1,865   $26,687      30.7       1,385   $29,953      31.6
Budget Analysts                                              1,410   $40,755      44.3       1,245   $41,475      45.5
Credit Analysts                                              1,085   $29,988      35.1         830   $31,095      32.7
Financial Analysts                                           1,190   $35,588      58.8         745   $38,125      57.9
Personal Financial Advisors                                  5,140   $32,159      52.6       3,645   $36,624      53.3
Insurance Underwriters                                       3,985   $31,522      26.4       3,155   $35,471      27.3
Financial Examiners                                            395   $39,423      62.4         365   $40,817      62.4
Loan Counselors and Officers                                14,025   $29,586      20.9      10,915   $31,318      19.6
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                3,325   $30,083      26.9       2,460   $32,149      28.2
Tax Preparers                                                5,195   $11,399      24.9       1,750   $32,243      30.7
Financial Specialists, All Other                             1,800   $28,443      22.5       1,325   $30,686      22.1

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                      17,195   $44,229      56.1      13,455   $46,775      54.1
Computer Programmers                                        13,530   $45,638      66.1       9,795   $51,092      65.7
Computer Software Engineers                                 12,355   $51,147      76.8       9,645   $53,785      75.7
Computer Support Specialists                                12,250   $31,349      30.4       8,755   $35,373      30.8
Database Administrators                                      2,635   $38,188      44.9       1,845   $41,291      44.2
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  3,360   $40,076      38.2       2,545   $41,511      39.6
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts              6,155   $35,524      48.8       4,265   $39,723      46.9
Actuaries                                                      330   $51,250      81.2         225   $63,083      90.7
Mathematicians                                                  40   $41,250     100.0          25   $41,477     100.0
Operations Research Analysts                                 2,480   $38,899      51.3       1,960   $40,823      48.3
Statisticians                                                  540   $35,806      81.2         390   $46,161      78.4
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  45   $38,194     100.0          45   $38,194     100.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     2,325   $34,158      87.5       1,565   $37,468      88.7
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                415   $23,750      45.5         310   $28,702      43.4
Aerospace Engineers                                          1,125   $50,847      76.9         935   $53,750      77.5
Agricultural Engineers                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Biomedical Engineers                                            60   $47,721      88.5          45   $48,824      84.8
Chemical Engineers                                           1,470   $56,077      93.7       1,055   $60,179      97.3
Civil Engineers                                              1,840   $41,424      76.1       1,355   $46,250      76.7
Computer Hardware Engineers                                    795   $31,762      42.2         485   $39,728      37.5
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                          2,515   $51,002      71.0       1,950   $56,024      72.1
Environmental Engineers                                        615   $57,055      95.3         445   $64,375      95.9
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            2,180   $42,453      65.7       1,650   $46,523      66.3
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                           30   $52,344     100.0          20   $60,625     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.)

          TEXAS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            365   $45,035      65.1         265   $50,139      64.0
Mechanical Engineers                                           885   $47,218      77.0         610   $51,094      76.9
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                             105   $39,500      56.6          90   $39,250      54.9
Nuclear Engineers                                               15   $62,875     100.0          15   $63,125     100.0
Petroleum Engineers                                            535   $62,083      89.0         410   $72,604      88.8
Engineers, All Others                                        2,990   $48,142      79.3       2,215   $51,211      77.5
Drafters                                                     3,595   $27,646      23.4       2,295   $32,591      23.2
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     6,055   $28,774      16.6       4,260   $31,854      13.4
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                              640   $17,527       6.1         280   $26,115       8.9

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               340   $21,324      62.1         185   $30,244      68.8
Biological Scientists                                        1,275   $29,614      88.8         930   $32,354      86.0
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          155   $32,167      96.2         115   $35,278     100.0
Medical Scientists                                           2,325   $33,554      99.8       1,625   $38,371     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                      85   $42,813      91.9          70   $43,125      89.7
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                               105   $31,250      74.0          70   $47,750      91.4
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            1,805   $40,052      87.9       1,400   $41,947      88.5
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                   2,235   $41,631      85.6       1,550   $48,766      83.2
Physical Scientists, All Other                               2,155   $29,087      96.1       1,370   $36,185      97.3
Economists                                                     345   $42,148     100.0         190   $53,571     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                    3,035   $31,356      58.5       1,805   $39,714      61.1
Psychologists                                                5,040   $33,996      98.1       2,650   $40,646      97.9
Sociologists                                                    80   $32,031      76.3          70   $35,313      73.2
Urban and Regional Planners                                    335   $42,140      94.6         285   $42,353      93.7
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            790   $25,373      75.6         435   $33,162      77.5
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      635   $22,083      17.5         390   $27,300       4.9
Biological Technicians                                         420   $24,306      49.5         235   $29,512      53.8
Chemical Technicians                                         1,820   $38,488      34.9       1,320   $40,889      31.4
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           825   $40,120      34.8         555   $42,770      34.3
Nuclear Technicians                                             35   $40,000      47.1          30   $45,441      35.7
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         4,350   $20,215      33.6       2,315   $27,025      32.8

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                  25,310   $30,311      75.2      13,215   $31,692      72.8
Social Workers                                              27,280   $25,583      66.2      18,350   $27,469      65.0
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists              11,080   $25,108      54.5       7,520   $27,488      59.5
Clergy                                                       3,915   $20,795      63.3       2,240   $26,558      63.2
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                2,690   $16,592      49.0       1,160   $23,417      47.1
Religious Workers, All Other                                 4,535   $12,429      38.0       1,705   $23,850      38.7

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                     15,420   $56,818      99.8      11,250   $67,473      99.9
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers              1,505   $32,405      58.5       1,145   $40,536      59.6
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                             19,050   $30,985      33.5      13,775   $34,661      31.3
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                         12,680   $26,903      22.6       8,560   $31,006      18.1



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

          TEXAS; 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                                      34,435   $26,139      87.4      19,760   $38,392      88.6
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                         35,205   $10,743      33.9      17,640   $16,038      34.1
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                      242,620   $30,913      90.6     185,410   $32,944      94.9
Secondary School Teachers                                   39,200   $31,700      93.1      31,395   $33,800      95.8
Special Education Teachers                                   9,205   $30,869      84.5       7,525   $32,177      86.6
Other Teachers and Instructors                              20,800   $12,184      53.0       6,755   $26,649      52.1
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   925   $22,460      67.1         570   $28,889      70.4
Librarians                                                  10,685   $32,071      85.6       5,565   $33,905      86.6
Library Technicians                                          1,570   $11,578      14.2         560   $17,097       7.0
Teacher Assistants                                          63,925   $10,884       7.1      20,880   $12,575       5.4
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers               3,510   $36,802      80.9       1,850   $39,945      80.3

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  6,500   $12,274      41.9       2,870   $26,457      41.3
Designers                                                   26,435   $20,260      38.0      14,015   $28,842      39.0
Actors                                                         450   $10,577      58.0         150   $29,167      62.7
Producers and Directors                                      2,250   $31,319      63.9       1,460   $38,043      65.1
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               3,100   $15,357      49.0       1,065   $29,072      57.5
Dancers and Choreographers                                   1,800   $15,106      14.1         530   $23,846      20.8
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       3,675    $9,368      60.5         785   $26,065      66.8
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                         1,490   $15,409      18.1         325   $27,768      20.9
Announcers                                                     780   $22,283      36.7         400   $30,455      38.9
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                 2,505   $23,207      74.8       1,535   $31,243      79.0
Public Relations Specialists                                 5,370   $29,074      60.8       3,265   $34,182      63.4
Editors                                                      4,585   $26,300      71.4       2,855   $31,219      70.2
Technical Writers                                            2,990   $40,746      65.9       2,045   $45,080      65.4
Writers and Authors                                          4,215   $21,064      72.5       1,800   $33,819      71.9
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                2,515   $17,190      31.1       1,105   $30,639      35.2
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                              530   $23,147      36.0         370   $26,422      36.4
Photographers                                                2,955   $13,384      28.6       1,175   $23,201      30.6
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                        320   $15,100      36.2         120   $21,591      64.2
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      4   $58,750       0.0           4   $58,750       0.0

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                  650   $32,260      94.3         255   $61,198      97.3
Dentists                                                     1,710   $51,526      98.9         880   $62,083      98.9
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                 4,815   $24,563      61.3       2,635   $31,682      63.2
Optometrists                                                   625   $52,188      99.7         310   $63,446     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  6,655   $58,042      95.5       4,415   $64,337      96.8
Physicians and Surgeons                                     11,885   $67,654      99.8       7,830   $92,340      99.8
Physician Assistants                                         2,655   $25,796      46.1       1,580   $31,662      47.2



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.)

          TEXAS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                     35   $17,788     100.0          20   $19,231     100.0
Registered Nurses                                          131,085   $37,881      50.0      84,215   $41,879      48.5
Audiologists                                                   580   $34,531      95.2         300   $41,435      94.7
Occupational Therapists                                      3,700   $40,116      92.8       1,895   $46,920      95.6
Physical Therapists                                          5,965   $41,272      83.2       3,555   $48,742      83.3
Radiation Therapists                                           495   $41,027      26.5         350   $45,729      20.2
Recreational Therapists                                        410   $25,762      67.5         225   $28,750      77.6
Respiratory Therapists                                       4,250   $31,088      21.2       2,670   $35,295      21.8
Speech-Language Pathologists                                 6,220   $36,024      98.2       2,665   $39,401      97.0
Therapists, All Others                                       2,850   $25,226      59.9       1,425   $28,813      58.9
Veterinarians                                                1,210   $47,083      99.8         850   $51,378      99.8
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                    270   $30,357      65.6         150   $35,380      69.5
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                  14,595   $27,954      51.8       9,890   $31,821      52.5
Dental Hygienists                                            6,680   $35,256      35.1       2,350   $41,670      29.5
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians            10,160   $30,642      12.8       6,925   $33,680      11.4
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 2,475   $22,394       9.4       1,660   $25,258      11.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                               16,840   $17,167       8.4       9,635   $20,847       6.4
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses           48,275   $23,733       5.0      29,090   $26,686       5.1
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians           5,840   $17,399       9.0       3,695   $19,542       6.4
Opticians, Dispensing                                        2,415   $18,201       8.1       1,480   $21,560       8.3
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians           3,630   $21,009      17.9       2,380   $23,978      14.3
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                1,355   $30,032      55.3         865   $32,396      56.4

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                124,070   $11,192       3.0      52,020   $16,019       3.6
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                    530   $26,934      11.6         260   $32,188      11.5
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                      2,710   $17,887      12.7       1,365   $23,897      11.1
Massage Therapists                                           3,985   $13,875      23.9       1,375   $21,002      19.8
Dental Assistants                                           13,110   $18,541       5.1       6,635   $21,867       3.6
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                31,275   $17,211       9.0      17,730   $21,141       7.3

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                   1,190   $25,894      20.3         815   $27,083      21.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 1,005   $33,833      31.4         900   $35,250      31.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                            45   $36,181      46.7          40   $36,146      53.8
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other           1,730   $27,325      24.2       1,350   $30,638      27.9
Fire Fighters                                                  420   $31,127      12.6         285   $36,734      15.9
Fire Inspectors                                                155   $30,625       9.6          95   $40,583      15.5
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                  13,685   $23,431       5.6      10,095   $24,632       5.8
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                        1,755   $35,368      51.7       1,440   $35,961      50.6
Fish and Game Wardens                                            4   $34,583     100.0           4   $34,583     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.)

          TEXAS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                     65   $20,921       9.4          55   $20,625      10.9
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           5,875   $32,434      30.7       4,870   $34,775      30.4
Transit and Railroad Police                                     25   $11,563       0.0           4  $175,000       0.0
Animal Control Workers                                         290   $20,881       4.2         255   $21,573       2.8
Private Detectives and Investigators                         1,960   $27,291      43.6       1,475   $31,398      44.2
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers            12,230   $15,840       6.8       6,810   $20,173       7.7
Crossing Guards                                              2,070    $4,708       5.0         150   $16,722       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers              2,080    $7,220      11.0         360   $20,365      28.2

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         2,650   $12,610       8.4       1,420   $16,981       8.9
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                       24,205   $15,080       5.3      13,230   $18,038       6.0
Cooks                                                       69,525    $9,564       1.4      25,535   $12,359       1.6
Food Preparation Workers                                    19,070    $9,011       3.0       6,380   $12,961       3.1
Bartenders                                                  10,095   $10,778       6.5       3,630   $14,868       5.8
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        9,740    $9,338       2.9       3,760   $14,339       5.4
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                4,830    $7,743       2.8       1,220   $11,536       3.7
Waiters and Waitresses                                      65,345    $9,473       5.2      20,690   $13,363       4.1
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  5,655   $10,172       3.0       1,925   $15,065       2.0
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                   10,880    $7,642       1.3       2,490   $11,887       0.3
Dishwashers                                                  4,435    $6,537       1.6       1,035   $11,232       1.7
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                       4,765    $8,693       6.4       1,405   $15,139       4.9
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                    195   $10,086       9.2          55   $12,986       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         6,645   $15,833       3.8       3,980   $18,315       3.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                          720   $21,210      25.6         440   $26,071      21.9
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              52,970   $10,123       1.9      20,695   $13,944       1.5
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                             96,315    $8,694       1.7      32,985   $12,380       1.4
Pest Control Workers                                           295   $17,888      10.8         185   $21,004       0.0
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                  4,025    $9,574       6.7       1,580   $14,108       6.5

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              605   $16,379      15.2         385   $21,389      16.3
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    4,455   $17,637      14.3       2,730   $23,464      15.4
Animal Trainers                                              1,250   $12,404      33.0         700   $16,989      35.9
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    4,590   $11,803      11.2       2,165   $17,217      12.1



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

          TEXAS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 715    $9,386       8.3         180   $20,302       9.9
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   95   $10,609      21.6          45   $12,045      26.1
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     695    $5,508      12.5         145   $11,947      12.4
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                    1,765    $9,736       9.7         480   $19,844      14.9
Funeral Service Workers                                        290   $14,911      31.3         160   $23,182      37.5
Barbers                                                      2,000   $13,922       5.0       1,145   $16,374       4.9
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists              41,620   $14,110       3.7      20,675   $18,235       3.5
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                   10,045   $12,265       6.0       4,605   $17,889       5.1
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                      430   $22,434      14.2         245   $25,481      17.4
Tour and Travel Guides                                         650    $8,971      31.4         180   $21,071      42.2
Transportation Attendants                                   11,620   $29,315      34.6       4,395   $35,556      35.7
Child Care Workers                                          81,900    $8,108       8.7      30,670   $13,048       8.4
Personal and Home Care Aides                                21,040    $7,330       3.6       5,965   $14,223       4.0
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               8,665   $12,079      31.0       3,485   $21,432      30.0
Residential Advisors                                         1,675   $13,222      13.3         845   $17,719      12.1
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   975   $10,030      12.6         305   $14,123      11.8

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   89,305   $20,308      15.5      62,010   $23,229      15.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   25,255   $28,647      23.9      19,010   $32,141      24.3
Cashiers                                                   126,355   $10,022       3.6      46,860   $14,762       3.5
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    6,455   $10,702       4.0       2,610   $15,279       2.6
Parts Salespersons                                             965   $15,852       1.6         610   $20,130       1.0
Retail Salespersons                                        123,735   $11,816      14.6      51,685   $19,998      15.4
Advertising Sales Agents                                     8,010   $28,843      36.6       5,430   $35,417      35.9
Insurance Sales Agents                                      17,380   $26,024      20.8      12,275   $29,917      20.7
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                               7,990   $31,039      39.5       5,485   $36,011      39.8
Travel Agents                                                8,125   $22,818      21.3       5,430   $27,126      20.3
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                  18,685   $27,120      29.2      11,955   $35,042      32.3
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          29,635   $30,349      35.1      19,965   $36,451      36.2
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                 3,100    $6,901      13.9         575   $19,271      15.5
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                        27,835   $24,092      28.1      16,060   $32,289      29.3
Sales Engineers                                                115   $41,023      89.7          85   $41,515      86.0
Telemarketers                                               11,750   $10,211       6.3       3,680   $17,796       5.6
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        6,820    $7,749      15.3       1,810   $17,002       8.4
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         7,730   $21,737      35.6       4,210   $31,203      41.5

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              89,455   $27,038      18.0      67,655   $29,752      17.5
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service           5,275   $15,002       4.7       2,735   $18,605       3.5



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.)

          TEXAS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                          5,705   $17,382       4.8       3,350   $22,716       4.6
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   625   $21,009       6.6         450   $23,333       5.8
Bill and Account Collectors                                 13,590   $21,766       7.8       8,835   $24,807       7.6
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators            22,765   $21,004       8.6      15,745   $23,822       8.8
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks               120,940   $21,215       8.7      77,770   $24,578       6.9
Gaming Cage Workers                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                              14,725   $22,779       8.7      10,465   $25,506       7.1
Procurement Clerks                                           1,860   $25,446      10.7       1,550   $27,045       9.5
Tellers                                                     22,880   $15,729       5.2      12,315   $18,771       4.2
Brokerage Clerks                                               385   $25,542      31.5         270   $26,889      27.6
Correspondence Clerks                                          435   $20,856      14.5         275   $25,161       8.0
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                         4,620   $20,225       6.1       3,400   $21,472       7.1
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                      3,110   $21,733      13.4       2,105   $24,843      14.5
Customer Service Representatives                           105,505   $20,926      12.5      66,200   $25,025      13.1
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                2,820   $25,704      30.5       2,275   $26,584      28.3
File Clerks                                                 19,895   $15,658       9.3      10,070   $20,814       8.6
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                         4,260   $11,677       6.4       1,810   $15,700       5.4
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                    10,000   $13,378      12.4       4,270   $20,557       9.6
Library Assistants, Clerical                                 6,880   $12,102      20.9       2,625   $17,388      24.9
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                 6,825   $26,185      12.3       5,245   $27,517      12.1
New Account Clerks                                           1,835   $22,209       4.5       1,480   $23,227       3.6
Order Clerks                                                 7,805   $15,723       5.8       4,335   $20,823       6.0
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                3,165   $22,087      12.3       2,130   $24,940      11.2
Receptionists and Information Clerks                        67,320   $15,239       7.7      33,105   $20,251       5.9
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                             11,815   $21,104      17.3       7,080   $25,296      15.7
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                     6,855   $17,030      12.3       3,535   $21,743      10.9
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       380   $22,470       5.8         265   $26,964       4.6
Couriers and Messengers                                      2,565   $16,214      10.0       1,385   $21,761       8.6
Dispatchers                                                 10,580   $21,061       5.0       7,430   $23,961       5.5
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       495   $18,424       2.8         330   $20,954       0.0
Postal Service Clerks                                        6,360   $36,601       8.3       4,560   $38,778       9.0
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 7,795   $32,232       7.4       5,310   $36,449       8.6
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               3,990   $34,957      10.1       2,950   $36,699      11.7
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                 11,955   $25,930      22.5       8,525   $29,000      23.5
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                     13,690   $16,793       3.6       8,375   $20,404       3.6
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              31,105   $14,025       4.4      15,755   $19,191       4.0
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                              2,170   $17,040       4.8       1,170   $24,560       3.2
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                  274,670   $21,403      11.0     178,620   $25,387       9.8
Computer Operators                                           9,415   $21,121      15.3       6,085   $25,138      12.6
Data Entry Keyers                                           40,605   $17,999       8.4      23,175   $21,586       6.5
Word Processors and Typists                                  8,650   $18,646      12.0       4,670   $23,714      10.3
Desktop Publishers                                             645   $22,045      34.1         335   $26,045      28.4
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks               16,135   $22,200      10.0      11,665   $24,494      10.1



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

          TEXAS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except
  Postal Service                                             5,245   $14,889       3.5       2,540   $19,221       3.0
Office Clerks, General                                      85,435   $17,368       9.1      47,380   $21,941       7.4
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                    2,795   $16,522       4.4       1,600   $20,237       2.6
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                1,070   $17,457      35.9         585   $22,311      42.2
Statistical Assistants                                       1,345   $26,997      17.2         975   $30,134      16.6
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other        26,945   $23,318      21.4      18,645   $26,608      19.8

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         605   $15,381      20.8         355   $20,878      23.9
Agricultural Inspectors                                        290   $10,724      10.0          90   $29,740      27.5
Animal Breeders                                                225   $21,875      15.7         145   $31,458      21.7
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                   1,225    $6,683       1.1         190   $14,028       3.7
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                          11,170    $6,079       3.2       2,690   $12,233       5.0
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                            165   $11,122       0.0          50   $27,969       0.0
Hunters and Trappers                                            60   $12,857      24.1          20   $13,839      15.8
Forest and Conservation Workers                                120    $7,857      33.9          35   $36,250      64.7
Logging Workers                                                230   $12,155       4.8         160   $21,176       7.0

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                              2,800   $24,923      20.8       1,795   $34,279      20.1
Boilermakers                                                   120   $16,579       0.0          40   $16,974       0.0
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                      125   $13,667       5.6          45   $14,667       0.0
Carpenters                                                   2,200   $15,180       4.3       1,020   $18,902       2.8
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers                405   $17,861       3.7         210   $20,531       0.0
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                      100   $20,568       4.0          75   $19,464       0.0
Contruction Laborers                                         3,790   $12,273       3.2       1,580   $20,582       3.4
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators               4   $25,833       0.0           4   $25,833       0.0
Pile-Driver Operators                                            4    $8,750       0.0           0         .        .
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                    425   $19,453       0.9         225   $24,886       1.8
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                       240   $15,985       5.0         110   $17,344       0.0
Electricians                                                 1,185   $23,092       3.0         795   $26,450       0.6
Glaziers                                                       185   $15,739       0.0         150   $20,673       0.0
Insulation Workers                                             110   $11,250       0.0          25   $21,944       0.0
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                       2,650   $10,295       9.6         850   $16,535       6.7
Paperhangers                                                   515   $15,625       7.2         225   $20,741       4.4
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters            825   $22,841       3.7         505   $26,446       5.2
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                    40   $21,125       0.0          15   $21,750       0.0
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                        25   $43,000       0.0          15   $43,750       0.0
Roofers                                                        255   $16,122       0.0         170   $16,813       0.0
Sheet Metal Workers                                            340   $23,859      10.3         235   $27,723      10.7
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                              170   $12,917       6.0          90   $22,857       0.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                   745    $8,255       0.9         130   $16,328       0.0
Construction and Building Inspectors                           545   $25,913      23.8         405   $27,528      24.6
Elevator Installers and Repairers                                4   $16,250       0.0           4   $16,250       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.)

          TEXAS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 110   $13,295       1.8          50   $12,917       0.0
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                             80   $24,911       0.0          55   $28,102       0.0
Highway Maintenance Workers                                    155   $18,906       7.2          70   $22,000       4.4
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                    35   $12,222       0.0          35   $12,500       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                 120   $13,611      23.7          55   $17,708      16.7
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                          40   $38,417       0.0          35   $38,917       0.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                               25   $20,972       0.0          20   $20,893       0.0
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                     110   $23,456      15.3          70   $28,182      23.6
Mining Machine Operators                                       100   $27,500       0.0          65   $31,406       0.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                        15    $6,250       0.0           0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                    25   $30,789       0.0          15   $31,250       0.0
Other Extraction Workers                                       150   $27,083       0.0          90   $45,270       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   2,930   $32,374      20.0       2,360   $36,210      22.0
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  2,990   $25,524      17.7       2,065   $30,297      15.6
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              2,755   $36,346       9.7       2,195   $38,490       9.5
Avionics Technicians                                           145   $20,446       0.0          70   $28,438       0.0
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers              70   $21,964       0.0          45   $35,714       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                       95   $50,294      44.8          90   $50,662      47.3
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                      25   $31,563      24.0          25   $31,354      26.1
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                110   $13,795      14.4          40   $28,750       9.5
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                      60   $27,321      23.7          45   $27,143      31.8
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                     925   $29,975       5.1         635   $30,572       3.8
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                          280   $18,300       2.5         175   $21,324       4.0
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                       20   $19,886      14.3          10   $31,786      30.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                 1,480   $18,145       3.8         910   $21,635       1.1
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                  370   $17,841       0.0         260   $18,864       0.0
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                    130   $24,167       1.6         110   $24,630       1.8
Small Engine Mechanics                                          60   $26,667       0.0          50   $28,750       0.0
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                     95   $10,000       0.0          25   $20,192       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.)

          TEXAS; 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                      85   $30,368       6.9          60   $32,279       9.8
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                     655   $21,230      10.1         405   $26,971       7.2
Home Appliance Repairers                                       160   $14,500      15.6          75   $30,000       6.6
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                  855   $20,287      10.0         545   $23,438       8.2
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                      1,235   $21,856       7.8         790   $26,163       9.5
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                  60   $10,313      12.9          25   $11,953      12.0
Millwrights                                                     20    $1,731       0.0           4   $32,917       0.0
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers                 115   $21,875       8.0          60   $36,397      15.3
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers               850   $30,757       8.6         590   $41,139      10.5
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                   910   $22,938      11.6         695   $29,250      13.5
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    650   $10,615       8.8         295   $23,188       3.4
Commercial Divers                                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  205   $18,867       3.0         150   $20,625       0.0
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers               145   $15,375       7.0          95   $18,512      10.8
Riggers                                                         15    $8,929       6.3           4   $21,250     100.0
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                                4    $8,750       0.0           0         .        .
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         175    $8,250       0.0          55   $13,810       0.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          1,395   $15,295       5.1         735   $21,733       5.2

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         16,955   $24,682      12.9      12,455   $27,759      13.6
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                   330   $24,583       0.0         245   $26,607       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                12,165   $16,390       3.4       7,380   $20,111       3.0
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           185   $20,393       0.0         105   $20,643       0.0
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                        40   $17,500       0.0           4   $30,313       0.0
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    29,125   $14,372       2.1      15,565   $18,105       1.8
Bakers                                                       5,800   $11,382       3.1       2,680   $15,389       2.1
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    5,285   $14,273       1.2       2,870   $16,959       1.7
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                        130    $9,236       0.0          40   $14,844       0.0
Food Batchmakers                                             3,590   $13,439       3.8       1,965   $17,580       3.8
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                     265    $9,282       0.0          50   $20,000       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     255   $25,469      10.9         195   $26,375       9.3
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               170   $15,069       0.0          95   $25,000       0.0
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             50   $20,714       0.0          10   $12,000       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            130   $18,750       0.0          80   $23,929       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                     955   $15,234       2.3         490   $18,350       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.)

          TEXAS; 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                               165   $10,987       0.0          65   $20,000       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                 390   $14,719       1.0         205   $21,136       0.5
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                85   $16,471       0.0          65   $16,620       0.0
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    10    $6,250       0.0           0         .        .
Machinists                                                   1,515   $18,516       2.9         945   $21,353       3.4
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                    70   $29,250      15.5          40   $43,688      26.8
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic               80   $20,221      30.9          45   $21,691      55.6
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   945   $12,198       0.4         445   $15,961       0.0
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             40   $30,714       0.0          25   $31,786       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                            160   $13,487       0.0          80   $14,342       0.0
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                      2,900   $15,897       3.1       1,695   $18,811       2.9
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                              65   $35,156      16.7          60   $35,703      18.6
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   115   $14,028      16.5          65   $14,352       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                            25   $12,917       0.0          15   $14,583       0.0
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 8,380   $16,904       1.8       5,135   $20,424       1.9
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                              1,490   $16,288       3.0         895   $19,771       2.6
Job Printers                                                 1,660   $17,500       9.2         975   $20,144       5.4
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             2,420   $18,342      10.3       1,475   $21,523       8.3
Printing Machine Operators                                   1,895   $17,085       3.9       1,305   $20,011       3.1
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                            10,795   $10,893       1.8       4,990   $13,301       1.4
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials            6,760   $11,137       1.2       2,925   $13,604       0.5
Sewing Machine Operators                                    21,725   $12,258       2.2      11,220   $14,539       2.1
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         545   $13,411       0.9         375   $15,810       1.3
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                             415   $14,766       2.4         170   $15,963       0.0
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                             5,735   $11,456       6.9       2,660   $16,167       5.4
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                        4   $20,313       0.0           4   $21,250       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      535   $11,514       0.0         205   $14,549       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                       200   $25,361       7.0         145   $26,130       0.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              165   $18,894       9.0         105   $20,268       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           15    $3,750       0.0           0         .        .
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                               140   $30,833      36.2          90   $28,125      13.6
Upholsterers                                                   850   $13,178       5.2         490   $19,361       3.5
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           645   $11,194       2.8         270   $18,382       6.7



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.)

          TEXAS; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                             465   $12,328       9.2         285   $15,263      10.8
Furniture Finishers                                            360   $11,983      15.3         185   $15,759      15.7
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood           425   $11,274      16.3         185   $17,443       9.2
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                380   $13,768       4.5         220   $16,607       6.8
Woodworkers, All Other                                         230   $11,932      14.5          90   $17,667       0.0
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           200   $31,333      17.5         160   $32,417      18.0
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                      240   $19,402      12.4         205   $20,388      14.5
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                      330   $22,794       9.1         280   $23,603      10.6
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       530   $42,500       2.8         345   $47,143       4.3
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                  695   $22,058       6.7         445   $47,788       8.3
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    1,035   $16,359       5.4         585   $22,672       9.6
Cutting Workers                                              1,480   $12,250       1.9         755   $17,330       0.0
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              495   $12,762       1.6         260   $16,454       0.0
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      485   $16,563       0.0         350   $17,589       0.0
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         26,960   $18,550      14.9      15,715   $23,494      14.1
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  885   $12,985       8.7         450   $18,477       3.1
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        2,885   $17,637       5.5       1,825   $21,751       5.0
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders         10,255   $12,083       1.8       5,030   $16,404       1.4
Painting Workers                                             1,270   $12,129       4.3         735   $16,373       4.1
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                    3,055   $13,542       5.8       1,505   $17,586       4.4
Semiconductor Processors                                       565   $27,276      10.6         440   $31,346      11.6
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             480   $15,426       5.9         255   $18,258       7.5
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        185    $7,708       0.0          45   $18,393       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders            20   $13,333       0.0           4   $18,750       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                          390   $16,953       6.4         275   $18,427       5.8
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      310   $14,615      13.9         160   $17,212      19.3
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders           550   $12,093       0.4         275   $16,597       0.7
Tire Builders                                                   55   $40,625       0.0          25   $50,809       0.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                     850   $10,625       4.6         315   $16,250       1.9
Production Workers, All Other                               21,805   $15,177       4.1      12,010   $19,612       4.4

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    3,415   $25,708      10.8       2,500   $28,914      13.1
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                           385   $41,964      71.7         290   $60,069      77.9
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  725   $46,919      39.7         625   $47,471      40.0



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.)

          TEXAS; 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                                           35   $27,788       0.0          35   $27,788       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                 15,135   $12,402       2.1       4,190   $19,210       2.3
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                      16,085   $15,708       4.5       7,860   $21,688       4.7
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   2,115   $10,951       8.2         870   $17,121       6.5
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                             250    $7,500       0.0          65   $20,039       0.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                              80   $50,724       0.0          65   $50,592       0.0
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                    30   $12,266       0.0          15   $11,250       0.0
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                            230   $35,313       3.5         145   $41,250       0.0
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                       60   $33,500      16.1          35   $35,938       0.0
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      110   $22,132      14.8          25   $26,528       0.0
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                            65   $33,393      32.3          55   $35,536      26.4
Ship Engineers                                                  10   $51,250     100.0          10   $51,250     100.0
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                         15   $22,188      42.9          15   $22,188      42.9
Parking Lot Attendants                                         345   $13,664       3.7         190   $16,417       2.7
Service Station Attendants                                   1,740   $11,222       4.3         740   $15,375       7.2
Transportation Inspectors                                      580   $25,208      10.4         380   $29,052      13.2
Other Transportation Workers                                   150   $19,100      22.3         105   $20,972      26.2
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  60   $24,732       0.0          40   $24,286       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                       70   $21,250       8.5          45   $22,417      12.8
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators               55   $17,083       0.0          40   $27,031       0.0
Hoist and Winch Operators                                       35   $20,313       8.3          15   $19,722      18.8
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                       2,080   $20,215       1.2       1,330   $23,019       1.1
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                          4,235   $10,334       1.6       1,560   $14,828       1.5
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      18,705   $11,800       2.5       7,850   $17,083       2.9
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                               1,105   $13,191       2.1         420   $20,440       3.1
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                 14,805   $11,999       1.9       6,895   $16,375       1.8
Pumping Station Operators                                      140   $41,964      32.6         105   $52,813      44.7
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                     320   $11,042       7.8         155   $18,605       9.1
Shuttle Car Operators                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                               10   $40,417       0.0           4   $11,250       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                             425   $14,441       8.9         190   $21,944       4.2

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