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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Texas: Males

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


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

21 to 74 years                                           5,239,785   $29,951      26.5   3,707,625   $35,784      29.6

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            64,055   $92,277      63.5      55,975   $97,416      63.9
General and Operations Managers                             52,795   $55,615      44.4      46,595   $57,430      44.6
Legislators                                                    175   $47,639      74.0         145   $50,750      83.3
Advertising and Promotions Managers                          2,170   $49,306      57.9       1,820   $51,713      58.9
Marketing and Sales Managers                                49,355   $66,978      61.4      42,295   $71,519      62.4
Public Relations Managers                                    1,610   $53,021      64.4       1,350   $56,010      67.4
Administrative Services Managers                             3,455   $50,246      46.7       3,005   $51,771      46.6
Computer and Information Systems Managers                   16,985   $70,315      63.7      15,075   $71,825      64.8
Financial Managers                                          30,415   $62,099      71.5      26,355   $65,601      72.6
Human Resources Managers                                    17,825   $45,482      44.4      14,125   $50,292      47.0
Industrial Production Managers                              17,475   $53,027      38.6      15,385   $55,148      38.3
Purchasing Managers                                          9,705   $55,703      57.9       8,510   $58,988      58.2
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers          16,500   $36,242      21.4      13,605   $38,568      22.8
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                11,295   $27,547      25.0       8,165   $32,055      27.9
Farmers and Ranchers                                        31,670   $18,418      25.2      21,060   $22,922      26.6
Construction Managers                                       49,420   $46,303      26.1      39,375   $50,497      27.7
Education Administrators                                    21,380   $51,125      84.2      14,870   $52,925      84.1
Engineering Managers                                        11,470   $81,284      79.0      10,420   $82,400      79.7
Food Service Managers                                       29,230   $30,515      21.8      22,575   $32,178      23.4
Funeral Directors                                            2,500   $33,262      29.1       1,915   $37,474      28.6
Gaming Managers                                                820   $27,298      22.3         555   $33,493      28.4
Lodging Managers                                             4,050   $30,075      36.8       3,145   $31,652      38.1
Medical and Health Services Managers                        10,210   $48,525      62.2       8,590   $51,177      62.9
Natural Sciences Managers                                      810   $84,777      85.8         690   $90,263      86.5
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                         1,100   $54,375      25.9       1,025   $55,327      27.1
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                  14,750   $45,073      50.8      11,125   $50,713      51.9
Social and Community Service Managers                        4,145   $38,670      64.2       3,360   $42,472      67.4
Managers, All Other                                        103,155   $56,062      50.7      87,840   $60,535      51.7

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                               1,195   $29,714      47.8         800   $39,250      50.8
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    810   $36,436      32.0         630   $42,101      38.3
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            8,240   $31,860      28.2       6,290   $35,514      30.3
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                             10,325   $40,373      39.1       8,645   $41,761      39.6
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              9,570   $40,394      61.3       7,650   $41,292      64.4
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      4,030   $43,926      43.1       3,395   $48,046      42.8
Cost Estimators                                              7,070   $42,590      29.7       5,885   $46,313      29.7



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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations
  Specialists                                               23,655   $40,681      50.2      18,360   $45,265      52.3
Logisticians                                                 1,965   $42,859      33.0       1,585   $46,352      32.1
Management Analysts                                         25,465   $58,876      75.8      18,365   $66,956      77.1
Meeting and Convention Planners                                360   $32,716      48.5         235   $34,138      54.7
Other Business Operations Specialists                        8,440   $35,073      33.8       6,245   $37,939      34.0
Accountants and Auditors                                    58,275   $48,166      86.7      47,540   $51,701      88.9
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      4,145   $42,212      64.7       3,530   $45,814      64.8
Budget Analysts                                              1,095   $52,303      78.1         985   $51,969      79.0
Credit Analysts                                                585   $36,361      73.9         450   $41,676      73.9
Financial Analysts                                           3,095   $60,105      81.8       2,025   $66,534      84.3
Personal Financial Advisors                                 11,145   $55,020      81.4       8,475   $65,058      83.7
Insurance Underwriters                                       1,475   $51,563      70.6       1,250   $55,673      73.0
Financial Examiners                                            485   $55,469      93.2         400   $62,500      97.3
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 9,810   $46,558      63.0       8,230   $50,166      64.9
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                2,620   $42,500      60.1       2,085   $46,690      59.9
Tax Preparers                                                2,865   $25,334      64.4       1,450   $45,549      69.9
Financial Specialists, All Other                             1,485   $40,868      46.9       1,140   $42,103      45.7

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                      36,475   $51,766      59.0      29,340   $55,925      59.3
Computer Programmers                                        36,290   $54,164      61.3      28,920   $58,706      61.9
Computer Software Engineers                                 41,585   $62,451      78.8      34,705   $65,790      78.6
Computer Support Specialists                                23,580   $33,980      34.7      17,140   $38,997      35.4
Database Administrators                                      3,610   $60,072      66.8       3,090   $61,049      67.4
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                 11,620   $46,223      41.6       9,395   $49,567      42.6
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts             16,250   $45,796      43.8      12,845   $50,463      44.4
Actuaries                                                      660   $65,987      98.6         610   $66,809      98.5
Mathematicians                                                  95   $63,839      95.9          80   $70,833     100.0
Operations Research Analysts                                 3,950   $51,732      60.9       3,060   $54,069      59.5
Statisticians                                                  575   $44,806      80.1         445   $51,364      78.3
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  70   $32,500      58.6          40   $52,143      77.5

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                    10,890   $49,368      84.4       8,930   $51,965      86.1
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists              1,780   $35,087      65.3       1,400   $39,597      63.4
Aerospace Engineers                                          9,765   $63,893      81.8       8,470   $66,083      82.4
Agricultural Engineers                                          80   $45,536      72.2          70   $47,143      81.4
Biomedical Engineers                                           490   $52,344      58.9         400   $56,382      62.8
Chemical Engineers                                           9,235   $72,060      90.0       7,655   $75,297      91.7
Civil Engineers                                             18,660   $57,556      81.3      15,510   $61,131      82.0
Computer Hardware Engineers                                  4,325   $53,869      61.6       3,535   $60,725      62.4
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                         23,845   $62,172      73.7      20,550   $65,209      73.8
Environmental Engineers                                      1,410   $60,815      94.1       1,240   $62,108      93.6
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            9,830   $54,453      64.8       8,225   $56,954      64.5
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                          455   $60,372      60.3         350   $62,365      65.7



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

          TEXAS; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                          2,495   $56,310      68.6       2,085   $59,617      68.8
Mechanical Engineers                                        14,115   $56,618      68.4      11,830   $60,205      68.7
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                           1,105   $69,138      70.8         855   $70,612      74.2
Nuclear Engineers                                              270   $71,414      80.3         255   $71,678      79.2
Petroleum Engineers                                          7,545   $80,800      90.1       5,900   $84,744      92.9
Engineers, All Others                                       23,180   $59,864      74.6      18,925   $61,766      75.1
Drafters                                                    15,245   $36,330      14.8      11,330   $39,641      15.4
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                    29,115   $38,985      13.2      23,475   $41,099      12.3
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                            7,710   $26,981       3.5       5,425   $31,036       2.7

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                             1,140   $39,423      79.0         860   $45,821      85.0
Biological Scientists                                        1,920   $33,361      94.5       1,465   $37,681      94.3
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          830   $41,381      91.7         700   $45,300      92.0
Medical Scientists                                           2,635   $32,864     100.0       1,965   $36,848     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                     520   $55,903      93.1         420   $60,147      95.0
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                               665   $50,703      83.0         565   $54,174      82.8
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            4,300   $51,381      89.0       3,660   $53,172      88.8
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                  10,340   $70,688      95.7       8,105   $76,090      96.0
Physical Scientists, All Other                               4,230   $36,319      98.3       2,860   $51,133      98.7
Economists                                                     725   $61,225      96.8         570   $65,349     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                    2,520   $50,098      73.4       1,890   $54,625      73.9
Psychologists                                                2,825   $50,172      99.2       2,105   $52,193      99.0
Sociologists                                                    40   $20,000     100.0          30   $30,833     100.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                    625   $43,718      94.1         530   $45,722      93.0
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            845   $33,523      85.1         550   $39,886      82.9
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      705   $25,972      18.7         430   $31,795      17.7
Biological Technicians                                         505   $24,167      43.5         310   $27,803      44.2
Chemical Technicians                                         5,715   $48,620      23.6       4,570   $51,160      23.2
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                         2,365   $45,365      30.5       1,750   $49,332      26.2
Nuclear Technicians                                            110   $44,821      35.1          80   $57,778      44.9
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         4,550   $24,181      28.2       2,815   $30,855      22.2

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   9,530   $30,383      68.7       6,235   $32,205      70.7
Social Workers                                               7,110   $27,712      68.2       5,605   $29,507      68.9
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               7,520   $28,322      65.7       5,915   $30,053      68.7
Clergy                                                      27,810   $28,087      68.6      21,105   $31,918      70.6
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                1,745   $26,376      60.4       1,165   $32,917      64.3
Religious Workers, All Other                                 2,105   $23,841      57.5       1,285   $31,225      60.7

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                     40,090   $86,492     100.0      33,655   $95,605     100.0
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers              2,955   $61,659      73.9       2,390   $70,889      73.6
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              3,315   $28,266      56.9       1,945   $33,938      47.5
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          4,620   $31,201      57.1       2,875   $43,539      50.0



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; MALES

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

  EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND LIBRARY OCCUPATIONS
Postsecondary Teachers                                      41,770   $40,325      90.3      28,755   $50,348      91.5
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                            600   $16,098      21.3         435   $19,495      21.4
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       54,330   $34,266      93.3      45,045   $36,055      95.0
Secondary School Teachers                                   22,000   $35,649      94.2      18,835   $36,786      95.5
Special Education Teachers                                   1,775   $32,078      87.2       1,620   $32,321      89.4
Other Teachers and Instructors                              12,045   $27,582      49.6       6,730   $36,804      50.8
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   815   $26,977      62.3         570   $30,938      66.5
Librarians                                                   1,615   $30,221      82.1         910   $35,317      87.6
Library Technicians                                            265   $12,589      26.6         125   $21,172      30.6
Teacher Assistants                                           5,170   $12,261      19.6       2,025   $15,979      14.0
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers               1,425   $38,365      77.9         970   $45,000      79.7

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  6,785   $28,427      38.0       4,660   $32,752      39.8
Designers                                                   21,715   $36,852      37.0      16,335   $41,287      37.7
Actors                                                         685   $17,379      52.0         160   $42,031      58.4
Producers and Directors                                      4,100   $35,137      53.6       2,970   $40,093      56.9
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               9,130   $28,587      54.5       4,615   $36,083      63.2
Dancers and Choreographers                                     275   $21,648      19.8          60   $33,889      12.1
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       7,810   $18,585      39.7       2,905   $31,369      48.3
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                         1,030   $17,850      27.4         385   $29,766      25.7
Announcers                                                   3,190   $20,996      24.5       1,665   $27,930      27.9
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                 2,340   $36,007      74.5       1,865   $39,673      78.1
Public Relations Specialists                                 3,045   $36,673      59.2       2,175   $43,914      65.2
Editors                                                      3,550   $32,074      63.1       2,635   $36,400      67.3
Technical Writers                                            2,360   $50,160      64.1       1,835   $51,227      64.4
Writers and Authors                                          3,305   $30,393      72.4       2,000   $37,631      72.9
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                1,275   $22,750      48.1         680   $30,595      49.0
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                            4,930   $26,817      22.4       3,335   $32,036      21.5
Photographers                                                4,280   $28,877      40.6       2,870   $32,419      43.2
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                      1,270   $21,980      47.8         640   $29,417      41.7
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                     55   $56,786      35.2          40   $57,500      50.0

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                1,990   $46,655      97.6       1,275   $57,109      98.0
Dentists                                                     7,105  $102,446      99.8       4,270  $105,515      99.7
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                   590   $30,955      51.0         450   $32,114      58.1
Optometrists                                                 1,405   $81,387      99.6       1,100   $85,000     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  7,300   $67,718      97.0       5,990   $71,212      98.1
Physicians and Surgeons                                     34,000  $128,702      99.8      26,130  $140,074     100.0
Physician Assistants                                         1,620   $46,888      71.6       1,170   $56,168      70.9



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.)

          TEXAS; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                    445   $83,917     100.0         340   $84,500     100.0
Registered Nurses                                           14,690   $42,941      55.6      10,900   $45,619      54.5
Audiologists                                                   185   $60,833      81.0         145   $66,875      75.7
Occupational Therapists                                        460   $39,583      76.9         295   $46,298      80.0
Physical Therapists                                          2,545   $47,886      82.6       1,815   $54,629      84.8
Radiation Therapists                                           210   $48,088      36.7         185   $48,309      35.5
Recreational Therapists                                        150   $30,313      74.2         115   $31,313      88.7
Respiratory Therapists                                       3,055   $37,401      25.0       2,315   $39,426      24.1
Speech-Language Pathologists                                   265   $38,830      97.3         160   $39,390     100.0
Therapists, All Others                                       1,050   $31,373      63.7         685   $36,020      61.0
Veterinarians                                                2,715   $68,393     100.0       2,215   $75,250     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                    210   $41,667      80.3         100   $35,250      65.3
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   6,770   $30,284      50.2       4,970   $33,588      50.1
Dental Hygienists                                              185   $54,659      33.9         125   $54,659      26.0
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             5,135   $39,813      23.2       4,260   $40,804      23.2
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 5,425   $30,236       9.3       4,360   $31,705       8.5
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                5,215   $21,703      16.1       3,295   $25,628      10.8
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses            4,860   $27,240       6.8       3,285   $29,046       6.2
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians             655   $22,658      18.7         490   $24,352      24.6
Opticians, Dispensing                                        1,060   $25,730      12.1         780   $27,380      14.8
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians           2,300   $26,195      31.3       1,630   $30,067      24.8
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                3,460   $37,432      57.8       2,630   $40,077      57.9

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 14,980   $16,232      12.4       8,660   $20,088      12.8
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                     70   $31,625      28.2          45   $31,500      15.9
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                      1,245   $23,103      21.1         820   $30,879      19.6
Massage Therapists                                             940   $20,293      26.7         370   $25,991      28.8
Dental Assistants                                              470   $19,493      34.3         180   $25,806      16.7
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                 4,725   $17,772      21.3       2,780   $22,224      21.3

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                   3,390   $27,709      18.0       2,990   $28,197      18.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 6,645   $46,273      33.8       5,950   $47,541      34.1
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                         2,435   $51,309      16.5       2,240   $51,613      17.2
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other           4,760   $32,390      25.3       3,875   $35,899      27.0
Fire Fighters                                               16,735   $41,713      13.4      14,575   $42,255      13.3
Fire Inspectors                                              1,185   $41,571      23.3       1,010   $43,895      25.4
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                  25,975   $25,443       8.6      20,755   $25,929       8.9
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                        7,170   $46,697      45.7       6,400   $47,298      46.9
Fish and Game Wardens                                          185   $43,011      39.9         165   $43,182      44.0



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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                    130   $17,344      14.8          90   $17,940      11.2
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                          41,570   $38,221      22.5      35,880   $39,575      22.7
Transit and Railroad Police                                     90   $19,444      11.4          75   $18,889       2.6
Animal Control Workers                                         755   $20,488       4.2         645   $21,133       3.6
Private Detectives and Investigators                         3,300   $35,420      47.8       2,565   $40,038      49.2
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers            40,375   $19,003      10.5      25,200   $22,811      10.9
Crossing Guards                                              1,060    $5,645       4.2         130   $23,077       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                915    $8,979      15.8         285   $26,950      21.2

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         8,550   $21,886       7.8       6,015   $25,141       7.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                       16,765   $21,884      11.6      11,845   $25,751      12.8
Cooks                                                       54,035   $13,099       2.8      28,790   $15,539       2.8
Food Preparation Workers                                     7,535   $11,866       3.5       3,635   $15,082       2.5
Bartenders                                                  10,545   $14,767       8.4       4,840   $19,188       7.9
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        3,010   $11,494       5.3       1,220   $16,018       5.8
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                1,225   $10,101       6.8         410   $14,620       4.9
Waiters and Waitresses                                      30,105   $12,618       9.2      12,385   $17,451       7.9
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  1,710   $15,801       7.7         840   $19,267      10.5
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                    6,365   $11,236       2.6       2,695   $14,124       1.1
Dishwashers                                                  8,230   $10,169       1.7       3,275   $12,498       1.5
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                         560    $9,944      15.1         180   $19,470      20.9
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                    185    $2,473      24.2          25   $15,682      19.2

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         8,880   $25,358       9.9       6,465   $27,295       9.3
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                        8,575   $25,724      15.7       6,405   $27,543      16.1
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              89,140   $15,650       3.1      53,355   $18,663       3.0
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                              8,660   $13,446       4.1       4,745   $15,431       4.0
Pest Control Workers                                         5,155   $23,250      10.0       3,830   $25,691      11.6
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                 64,770   $13,629       4.0      33,195   $17,041       4.2

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              925   $25,549      25.4         555   $31,471      31.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    2,780   $28,515      29.4       2,110   $31,250      30.4
Animal Trainers                                              1,860   $20,394      16.7       1,440   $22,107      18.9
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    2,645   $15,794      10.4       1,455   $18,888      14.4



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.)

          TEXAS; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 680   $13,980      15.3         285   $25,087      20.2
Motion Picture Projectionists                                  260   $12,348      11.8          90   $17,500      14.1
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                   1,065    $8,299      11.7         275   $17,847      12.1
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                    2,645   $11,356      14.6         940   $18,277      14.7
Funeral Service Workers                                        505   $17,756      22.5         275   $24,900      16.8
Barbers                                                      4,605   $14,792       5.0       2,620   $19,926       5.3
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists               4,965   $22,794       5.0       3,360   $25,818       5.6
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                    1,760   $13,924       5.2         915   $16,891       4.3
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                    2,800   $17,478       9.1       1,655   $21,952      10.1
Tour and Travel Guides                                       1,070   $13,289      21.9         390   $24,300      24.1
Transportation Attendants                                    2,400   $37,292      35.4       1,295   $39,613      36.1
Child Care Workers                                           3,405   $11,795      18.7       1,465   $20,000      23.7
Personal and Home Care Aides                                 1,980   $12,925      10.8         930   $17,447      12.2
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               5,220   $21,643      39.4       3,020   $28,214      42.7
Residential Advisors                                           825   $12,220      19.2         365   $20,225      17.8
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                 1,420   $12,767      12.6         590   $20,825       6.3

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                  130,150   $32,259      23.4     107,730   $35,354      23.7
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   53,075   $41,109      34.7      43,905   $45,003      36.2
Cashiers                                                    33,080   $13,241      11.5      15,805   $18,874      13.0
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    3,910   $18,020      10.9       2,270   $25,622      12.5
Parts Salespersons                                           9,180   $26,001       4.1       7,105   $28,511       4.2
Retail Salespersons                                        114,510   $25,358      21.8      74,500   $31,712      23.7
Advertising Sales Agents                                     7,355   $37,342      47.6       5,385   $42,404      49.7
Insurance Sales Agents                                      22,705   $42,547      54.3      17,565   $50,400      56.6
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                              14,895   $51,091      68.5      11,415   $60,327      71.5
Travel Agents                                                1,720   $26,537      28.8       1,280   $29,940      29.3
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                  33,270   $41,683      41.1      26,010   $48,169      42.7
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          86,595   $44,676      39.6      71,530   $49,081      41.1
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   720   $14,316      21.4         355   $22,870      20.9
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                        21,905   $41,127      55.6      15,695   $50,304      57.0
Sales Engineers                                              1,835   $70,445      75.6       1,630   $71,382      75.8
Telemarketers                                                5,965   $14,059      14.6       2,440   $21,554      19.5
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        5,165   $15,741      13.6       2,520   $25,239      15.0
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         8,045   $36,290      44.2       5,560   $46,122      48.7

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              45,145   $35,507      29.9      36,595   $37,569      31.0
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service             715   $18,443       7.0         410   $25,774       2.9



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.)

          TEXAS; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                          1,645   $21,250      15.3         950   $28,368      20.4
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   500   $25,000      17.0         370   $26,007      13.7
Bill and Account Collectors                                  5,695   $24,487      20.0       3,740   $28,333      20.8
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             2,975   $25,108      25.7       2,250   $27,521      28.4
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                13,150   $24,589      24.8       8,780   $28,149      25.4
Gaming Cage Workers                                              4    $9,167       0.0           0         .        .
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                               1,295   $28,866      18.4       1,000   $31,661      17.7
Procurement Clerks                                           1,270   $36,418      39.7       1,135   $37,633      40.2
Tellers                                                      2,720   $14,181      16.9       1,190   $20,856      19.1
Brokerage Clerks                                                65   $44,821      73.8          60   $51,250      71.2
Correspondence Clerks                                           80   $26,483      32.9          70   $26,744      24.3
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           920   $23,396      23.9         590   $26,542      21.4
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                        825   $31,783      39.5         635   $37,235      46.1
Customer Service Representatives                            48,105   $25,464      23.1      33,055   $30,652      25.8
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                  780   $26,577      59.3         625   $27,782      62.2
File Clerks                                                  4,595   $18,026      15.7       2,465   $23,049      15.1
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                         2,195   $13,180      15.1       1,140   $19,429      16.0
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     3,325   $14,336      31.6       1,205   $24,709      28.9
Library Assistants, Clerical                                 1,345   $13,161      44.2         520   $23,472      57.9
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                 1,070   $30,687      35.0         840   $31,772      38.7
New Account Clerks                                             275   $25,536      40.5         145   $31,758      67.8
Order Clerks                                                 4,745   $21,094       8.7       3,015   $25,482       8.1
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                  875   $24,853      26.2         595   $30,724      31.5
Receptionists and Information Clerks                         4,590   $14,075      23.3       2,005   $25,525      25.6
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              7,150   $32,056      19.8       5,260   $38,028      21.5
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                       825   $19,877      33.5         460   $27,986      41.9
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       840   $29,776      15.2         675   $31,542      16.4
Couriers and Messengers                                      9,940   $21,680      11.2       6,070   $26,550      12.9
Dispatchers                                                  9,670   $29,742       9.3       7,560   $31,776      10.2
Meter Readers, Utilities                                     3,420   $22,191       3.1       2,405   $22,886       3.6
Postal Service Clerks                                        6,165   $39,772      15.0       5,240   $40,372      15.0
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                16,150   $39,636      11.1      13,485   $40,402      11.2
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               4,400   $38,175      14.5       3,625   $40,023      14.6
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                 12,585   $38,906      28.4       9,965   $41,396      28.5
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                     29,100   $20,635       4.4      20,230   $22,556       4.6
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              51,405   $17,481       5.2      30,455   $21,373       5.5
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                              3,385   $25,218       9.8       2,295   $29,648      10.5
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                    8,550   $24,504      30.1       5,660   $30,049      30.6
Computer Operators                                           9,940   $31,990      23.2       7,580   $35,592      24.1
Data Entry Keyers                                            8,275   $20,529      20.3       4,910   $25,501      21.9
Word Processors and Typists                                    565   $15,850      20.8         290   $25,233      21.9
Desktop Publishers                                             215   $31,101      48.8         155   $32,024      48.7
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                2,295   $34,154      51.0       1,710   $36,988      53.0



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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except
  Postal Service                                             4,480   $17,943       8.3       2,610   $22,331       6.5
Office Clerks, General                                      13,775   $18,699      20.0       7,765   $25,358      20.7
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                    1,365   $22,403       6.7         945   $25,204       3.3
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                  400   $21,520      30.8         255   $27,578      36.0
Statistical Assistants                                         760   $30,316      28.7         485   $36,500      31.5
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         9,620   $31,465      31.6       6,860   $36,427      32.2

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                       3,690   $22,722      13.3       2,500   $24,629      14.6
Agricultural Inspectors                                        595   $30,564      35.7         435   $31,514      43.2
Animal Breeders                                                215   $31,083      35.9         160   $37,054      49.1
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     720   $12,996       9.7         350   $21,705      16.3
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                          40,500   $12,861       4.6      20,690   $16,488       4.7
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                          3,405   $15,591       2.9       1,255   $20,912       2.3
Hunters and Trappers                                           320   $18,558       9.1         160   $22,083      14.2
Forest and Conservation Workers                                625   $23,832       7.7         355   $23,828      12.7
Logging Workers                                              4,350   $20,514       0.5       2,475   $23,725       0.2

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                             88,000   $36,260       9.0      65,930   $39,450       9.7
Boilermakers                                                 2,645   $30,488       1.7       1,430   $34,172       2.0
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                   15,450   $18,358       1.4       7,680   $22,817       1.6
Carpenters                                                 102,520   $19,248       3.4      56,015   $23,265       3.4
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers             20,100   $19,578       2.5      11,030   $23,401       2.6
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                    8,560   $18,173       0.7       4,620   $21,735       0.6
Contruction Laborers                                       108,355   $16,609       2.3      56,185   $20,858       2.6
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators           1,015   $17,589       1.1         610   $21,382       1.1
Pile-Driver Operators                                           75   $24,125       8.0          60   $29,750       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                 26,445   $25,640       1.4      18,500   $27,443       1.4
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                    13,960   $17,959       1.9       7,260   $21,636       1.3
Electricians                                                53,585   $29,687       3.3      39,620   $31,808       3.3
Glaziers                                                     3,725   $24,689       1.4       2,745   $27,070       1.7
Insulation Workers                                           5,065   $23,663       2.4       2,810   $27,500       2.2
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                      48,235   $17,420       3.0      25,055   $21,379       2.7
Paperhangers                                                 1,560   $24,545       4.6         810   $28,870       4.2
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters         49,265   $26,230       2.7      33,460   $30,070       2.8
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                 2,255   $19,028       1.4       1,380   $21,365       2.0
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                       860   $20,372       0.3         505   $21,533       0.6
Roofers                                                     17,590   $16,391       1.3       8,450   $20,732       2.0
Sheet Metal Workers                                          9,645   $26,793       1.5       6,815   $30,782       2.2
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                            5,470   $25,764       2.4       3,545   $30,360       3.3
Helpers, Construction Trades                                10,780   $14,791       1.7       5,005   $18,611       1.9
Construction and Building Inspectors                         4,915   $32,324      17.3       3,810   $34,795      16.3
Elevator Installers and Repairers                            1,605   $40,796       4.8       1,340   $44,417       5.1



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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                               3,525   $16,833       1.7       1,850   $21,563       2.0
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                          1,425   $20,882       6.0         830   $26,841       7.8
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  7,275   $20,682       1.4       5,160   $22,033       1.6
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    805   $32,991       4.3         520   $35,573       5.2
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                   415   $23,406       0.0         285   $24,281       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers               2,795   $22,700       4.4       1,750   $27,065       6.2
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                       4,465   $27,488       3.6       2,300   $31,184       4.5
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                            2,860   $25,141       3.4       1,860   $29,477       3.4
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                     535   $25,368      12.1         320   $30,000      14.4
Mining Machine Operators                                     4,330   $31,865       6.4       3,000   $35,569       7.9
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                       410   $24,688       1.5         255   $26,523       0.8
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                 1,175   $21,330       0.0         610   $26,205       0.0
Other Extraction Workers                                     4,280   $25,049       4.0       2,790   $28,535       5.4

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                  31,005   $40,224       9.0      26,060   $41,607       9.1
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                 19,920   $30,413      15.6      14,315   $33,742      15.0
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                             16,840   $38,171       7.5      13,570   $41,804       7.3
Avionics Technicians                                         1,520   $39,128       6.7       1,250   $41,164       6.8
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers           2,790   $27,000       5.7       2,130   $29,399       4.8
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                    195   $21,010       7.7         135   $22,443      10.9
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      810   $42,073       7.4         630   $45,761       6.6
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                     960   $26,897       9.0         720   $29,650      10.4
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              4,000   $22,693       7.1       2,690   $25,913       7.8
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                   4,205   $27,367       4.8       2,980   $30,082       5.6
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                  19,630   $38,976       5.5      16,150   $40,765       5.2
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                       13,005   $24,716       2.2       8,920   $29,384       2.1
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                    1,180   $25,288       1.4         875   $26,983       1.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                83,860   $22,382       2.4      58,775   $26,428       2.7
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                               22,120   $29,176       1.9      17,145   $31,156       1.5
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                 13,585   $30,827       3.2      10,180   $32,899       3.1
Small Engine Mechanics                                       3,680   $21,085       4.2       2,495   $25,179       5.3
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                  6,130   $17,461       1.2       3,890   $20,803       1.5



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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                   2,245   $27,247       3.9       1,770   $29,281       3.7
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                  29,740   $27,312       3.7      21,920   $30,494       3.8
Home Appliance Repairers                                     3,980   $21,996       3.2       2,605   $26,827       2.0
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics               29,490   $33,511       3.7      23,160   $36,636       3.6
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                     32,700   $25,299       4.5      23,350   $28,047       4.5
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                               1,555   $29,219       3.2       1,145   $31,293       3.4
Millwrights                                                  3,785   $38,325       2.7       2,780   $41,265       1.4
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers               8,030   $35,683       2.4       6,460   $40,096       1.9
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers            13,285   $31,988       4.3      10,295   $36,984       4.8
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                 6,400   $35,835      10.5       5,015   $40,583      10.0
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                  2,800   $22,908      10.7       2,000   $26,553      10.1
Commercial Divers                                              220   $30,722      11.9         130   $31,167      20.3
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                2,045   $26,291       4.9       1,535   $28,728       4.7
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers             2,260   $21,842       0.6       1,495   $25,489       0.9
Riggers                                                        960   $27,627       0.2         550   $31,775       0.4
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                              335   $41,484       3.3         320   $41,172       3.4
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers       2,010   $13,875       1.9         895   $18,075       2.3
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         17,515   $24,075       6.6      12,250   $27,448       5.9

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         77,695   $38,729      11.9      63,695   $40,736      12.5
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                 1,130   $41,023       2.3         950   $41,770       1.6
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 8,570   $20,443       6.6       5,225   $23,953       6.4
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           765   $29,243       2.1         575   $31,699       2.8
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                     1,415   $27,225       2.0       1,010   $29,511       1.8
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    35,565   $21,482       4.1      23,520   $25,384       4.4
Bakers                                                       5,350   $17,047       4.5       3,315   $20,490       3.6
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                   16,260   $21,814       1.7      11,450   $24,174       1.7
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                        265   $23,940      13.7         190   $26,000      18.8
Food Batchmakers                                             1,615   $20,258       1.1       1,025   $23,304       1.7
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                     530   $15,102       2.5         250   $18,558       5.2
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                   1,940   $34,338       8.0       1,430   $35,859       7.8
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               700   $29,625       1.1         520   $30,652       1.5
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            415   $24,484       0.0         300   $24,921       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            720   $23,512       3.3         505   $27,250       4.4
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                   4,240   $21,619       2.6       2,915   $23,939       1.9



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.)

          TEXAS; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               480   $25,353       4.4         370   $25,705       5.6
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                               2,985   $19,607       2.0       1,820   $22,393       1.9
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               865   $24,180       3.0         600   $28,730       4.3
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   175   $26,161       0.0         150   $26,339       0.0
Machinists                                                  32,495   $31,365       2.5      25,290   $33,728       2.4
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                 1,810   $28,314       0.7       1,375   $31,788       0.9
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic              565   $32,018       7.3         385   $35,424       7.0
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 2,890   $25,427       2.4       2,015   $27,336       0.7
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            280   $34,375      11.4         265   $33,750       8.7
Tool and Die Makers                                          2,750   $35,560       4.0       2,170   $38,593       4.1
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                     65,470   $25,935       1.5      42,060   $28,776       1.4
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               635   $31,148       3.6         435   $33,242       3.7
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                             565   $32,036       6.7         390   $33,438       8.5
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 1,120   $27,345       2.2         875   $28,176       2.9
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                           445   $30,577       3.1         290   $38,125       2.1
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                23,435   $23,755       2.9      16,320   $26,301       3.2
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                935   $26,766       5.5         660   $30,185       5.6
Job Printers                                                 4,885   $25,944       5.0       3,530   $28,933       4.7
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             2,170   $28,034       9.2       1,580   $32,213       9.6
Printing Machine Operators                                   8,380   $28,197       4.0       6,435   $30,344       4.5
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             6,405   $17,059       5.0       3,780   $21,279       5.3
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials            1,800   $15,590       1.2       1,050   $17,236       0.9
Sewing Machine Operators                                     4,370   $17,817       1.9       2,640   $19,845       2.8
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                       1,455   $15,584       4.2         960   $17,111       4.3
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                             250   $15,988       1.6         145   $16,221       2.8
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                             1,910   $22,946       6.8       1,185   $27,901       9.6
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                       90   $18,750       0.0          50   $21,250       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      340   $17,800       0.0         240   $18,850       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                       240   $22,083       0.0         125   $21,944       0.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              195   $21,544       3.1          90   $26,823       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           55   $34,444       0.0          50   $35,000       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                               100   $28,214      18.4          60   $30,809      16.4
Upholsterers                                                 3,050   $18,967       4.2       1,930   $22,112       2.8
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           875   $17,935       1.3         510   $19,492       1.2



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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                           5,125   $20,092       3.8       3,420   $23,922       4.6
Furniture Finishers                                          1,230   $17,143       9.5         765   $22,093       9.8
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                            35   $45,066       0.0          35   $45,197       0.0
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood         2,000   $18,967       3.9       1,255   $21,415       4.0
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                              1,110   $18,443       0.0         720   $22,711       0.0
Woodworkers, All Other                                       1,605   $19,759       8.0         990   $24,261       3.0
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers         2,910   $50,291       5.3       2,495   $50,728       5.5
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                    4,925   $34,765       9.9       4,145   $38,360       9.8
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                    5,100   $26,521       6.2       4,040   $27,748       5.7
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                     8,765   $48,589       6.9       7,145   $50,686       7.1
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                5,620   $51,886       8.5       4,415   $55,117       8.2
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    8,265   $26,684       2.7       5,800   $31,151       2.8
Cutting Workers                                              4,670   $19,605       2.3       2,755   $22,693       2.0
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                            1,415   $25,021       3.8       1,035   $27,554       5.2
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                    1,050   $27,089       6.8         785   $29,745       5.1
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         38,965   $31,097      12.4      27,740   $35,391      12.1
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                1,935   $22,291      13.6       1,310   $25,585      13.8
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        3,050   $25,054      10.9       2,325   $27,075      11.1
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          6,805   $19,089       1.9       4,135   $23,278       1.8
Painting Workers                                            12,280   $22,251       1.9       8,315   $25,555       1.8
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                    1,720   $19,979      16.4       1,080   $25,085      14.3
Semiconductor Processors                                       815   $30,054      17.7         600   $32,446      16.2
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             760   $20,625       1.7         550   $24,500       0.9
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        465   $19,596       1.9         265   $22,147       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders           205   $27,188       2.4         140   $32,250       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                          465   $22,296       5.2         345   $27,750       4.6
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                    1,630   $20,661       6.7       1,125   $25,117       6.6
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders         1,430   $32,500       4.3       1,045   $36,480       2.8
Tire Builders                                                  845   $40,074       1.2         675   $42,168       1.5
Helpers-Production Workers                                   4,965   $16,410       1.4       2,270   $20,822       1.9
Production Workers, All Other                               58,705   $25,336       4.4      40,705   $29,043       4.6

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                   16,705   $32,353      14.1      12,980   $35,615      14.6
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                        14,365   $72,997      71.5       9,525   $76,154      72.4
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                2,925   $69,583      34.8       2,570   $71,930      36.0



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; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency
  Medical Technicians                                          125   $25,956       9.6         110   $26,500       4.5
Bus Drivers                                                 16,390   $18,703       7.9       8,250   $27,172       6.9
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                     247,750   $26,271       3.2     165,435   $30,164       3.1
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                  10,025   $16,147      16.2       5,015   $20,789      15.1
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                           1,070   $14,954       4.6         465   $24,952       3.2
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                           3,640   $53,449       9.8       2,895   $58,542      11.0
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                 1,290   $42,483       4.8         960   $46,226       6.5
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                          3,800   $55,051      10.2       3,045   $57,397      10.1
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                      570   $32,245       4.9         440   $36,761       6.3
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                    1,685   $26,366       4.6         715   $28,705       1.3
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                         2,555   $39,515      15.2       1,170   $41,280      19.0
Ship Engineers                                                 235   $50,665      15.5         110   $53,558      24.8
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                        120   $29,219       1.7         100   $31,346       2.0
Parking Lot Attendants                                       2,210   $14,893      11.6       1,020   $20,753      13.9
Service Station Attendants                                   4,520   $15,231       5.2       2,515   $18,333       7.0
Transportation Inspectors                                    3,380   $40,492      10.6       2,835   $41,871      10.9
Other Transportation Workers                                   780   $28,058       8.2         560   $29,286       9.3
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                 230   $16,522       0.0         160   $18,333       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                    4,940   $32,164       0.7       3,550   $36,485       0.8
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators            4,665   $25,673       0.8       3,275   $27,263       0.8
Hoist and Winch Operators                                    1,950   $26,406       1.2         935   $27,020       0.9
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                      34,385   $20,686       1.5      21,870   $23,606       1.3
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                         18,385   $15,819       2.7       9,715   $19,894       2.2
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      91,780   $17,351       3.2      49,790   $22,453       3.1
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                               1,675   $21,430       3.0       1,130   $25,426       2.3
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  8,435   $15,749       3.2       4,575   $19,335       2.6
Pumping Station Operators                                    4,450   $35,442       7.5       3,480   $37,843       8.0
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                   4,525   $16,074       2.2       2,575   $20,037       3.4
Shuttle Car Operators                                           35   $16,607       0.0          15    $9,844       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                              490   $30,590       1.2         375   $31,306       1.6
Material Moving Workers, All Other                           2,915   $26,465       4.4       1,915   $30,988       6.0

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