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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Virginia: 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                                           1,822,290   $33,418      33.7   1,371,030   $39,198      36.0

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            26,975   $90,950      66.0      23,710   $93,669      65.8
General and Operations Managers                             18,805   $59,463      51.7      16,820   $61,301      52.3
Legislators                                                    585   $53,558      90.6         405   $71,250      96.0
Advertising and Promotions Managers                            880   $41,576      67.2         720   $43,100      75.0
Marketing and Sales Managers                                15,575   $66,971      67.6      13,385   $70,591      68.4
Public Relations Managers                                    1,145   $66,146      76.2       1,025   $67,326      75.3
Administrative Services Managers                             1,875   $52,240      41.9       1,665   $56,360      39.8
Computer and Information Systems Managers                    9,885   $72,364      74.3       8,845   $75,420      74.5
Financial Managers                                          13,250   $65,481      77.7      11,690   $68,224      78.1
Human Resources Managers                                     7,420   $52,271      57.6       6,215   $57,959      59.6
Industrial Production Managers                               5,305   $51,752      41.0       4,760   $52,599      40.2
Purchasing Managers                                          4,755   $60,173      63.8       4,285   $60,905      64.5
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers           5,885   $37,638      28.6       5,070   $40,335      29.4
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                 3,035   $27,149      22.7       2,300   $30,858      23.7
Farmers and Ranchers                                         7,670   $15,070      17.4       5,095   $19,520      17.0
Construction Managers                                       18,270   $45,443      28.6      15,010   $49,419      30.1
Education Administrators                                     7,450   $54,045      88.4       5,770   $59,547      90.7
Engineering Managers                                         5,110   $78,351      80.0       4,665   $80,592      80.6
Food Service Managers                                       10,630   $32,245      27.5       8,185   $35,000      29.2
Funeral Directors                                            1,040   $40,564      18.8         800   $43,056      20.3
Gaming Managers                                                365   $34,958      53.2         250   $36,250      60.2
Lodging Managers                                             2,020   $31,598      46.1       1,520   $35,988      44.7
Medical and Health Services Managers                         3,075   $51,126      67.0       2,705   $54,554      68.9
Natural Sciences Managers                                      645   $88,079      94.0         610   $88,293      93.6
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           405   $56,600      41.9         355   $57,572      43.7
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   4,950   $44,161      59.3       3,915   $51,473      62.0
Social and Community Service Managers                        3,700   $56,391      82.8       3,065   $62,190      85.4
Managers, All Other                                         44,700   $65,248      64.5      39,235   $67,850      64.9

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 465   $42,396      72.5         330   $52,250      71.4
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    155   $39,000      33.8         125   $40,804      36.8
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            2,160   $31,930      31.5       1,490   $36,778      37.2
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                              3,205   $43,333      47.3       2,845   $44,743      47.3
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              2,595   $42,257      62.1       2,305   $43,067      64.1
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      1,950   $45,616      57.3       1,645   $48,729      58.1
Cost Estimators                                              2,770   $41,893      27.7       2,375   $45,836      29.0



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.)

          VIRGINIA; 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                                                9,950   $47,073      58.1       8,020   $51,586      58.7
Logisticians                                                 2,260   $49,602      51.5       1,890   $53,078      52.1
Management Analysts                                         17,960   $65,826      85.1      13,295   $73,582      86.4
Meeting and Convention Planners                                495   $36,314      56.2         350   $41,083      63.6
Other Business Operations Specialists                        3,435   $48,434      59.7       2,705   $53,277      60.8
Accountants and Auditors                                    22,200   $50,498      85.7      18,260   $53,858      87.5
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      1,625   $45,611      67.5       1,360   $49,650      67.7
Budget Analysts                                              1,810   $65,706      77.1       1,690   $66,087      77.7
Credit Analysts                                                250   $37,424      72.8         220   $37,500      69.1
Financial Analysts                                           1,120   $61,226      90.6         870   $69,615      92.8
Personal Financial Advisors                                  4,630   $60,792      86.6       3,725   $67,891      89.1
Insurance Underwriters                                         475   $39,402      77.8         440   $41,333      78.1
Financial Examiners                                            345   $82,917      91.1         310   $86,917      97.4
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 3,810   $50,014      64.3       3,320   $51,426      65.2
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  665   $55,556      76.8         570   $55,139      77.6
Tax Preparers                                                1,290   $12,865      73.9         410   $66,765      81.7
Financial Specialists, All Other                               605   $46,154      56.5         445   $58,348      58.6

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                      22,245   $58,445      69.7      18,570   $61,619      69.3
Computer Programmers                                        15,455   $54,469      64.7      12,230   $59,153      65.1
Computer Software Engineers                                 26,175   $65,326      80.7      22,205   $67,610      81.2
Computer Support Specialists                                10,390   $45,703      46.7       8,365   $51,049      48.2
Database Administrators                                      2,185   $55,135      70.0       1,845   $56,822      69.7
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  6,430   $48,548      48.6       5,540   $50,560      49.7
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts             12,570   $51,013      50.2      10,135   $55,662      50.1
Actuaries                                                      405   $80,391      92.1         350   $82,070      90.8
Mathematicians                                                 175   $67,250      90.4         155   $72,625      89.2
Operations Research Analysts                                 5,905   $66,245      84.7       5,145   $68,817      84.6
Statisticians                                                  875   $63,203      96.2         750   $66,792      96.4
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  95   $65,208     100.0          90   $66,667     100.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     4,480   $51,065      87.5       3,645   $55,036      88.6
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists              1,190   $50,000      81.6         945   $52,453      81.3
Aerospace Engineers                                          2,285   $69,180      83.5       1,990   $71,695      85.3
Agricultural Engineers                                          25   $16,250      68.0          10   $46,071       0.0
Biomedical Engineers                                            65   $48,906      62.7          60   $50,000      58.3
Chemical Engineers                                           1,195   $68,214      85.8         945   $71,455      90.4
Civil Engineers                                              8,795   $55,354      78.0       7,620   $58,837      78.5
Computer Hardware Engineers                                  1,935   $55,036      63.2       1,580   $55,972      66.8
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                          8,750   $62,548      73.9       7,600   $64,889      74.2
Environmental Engineers                                      1,010   $54,950      91.6         890   $58,095      91.1
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            3,945   $50,734      62.9       3,355   $51,748      62.1
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                        2,095   $57,500      69.8       1,810   $59,274      70.4



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.)

          VIRGINIA; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            555   $51,957      78.1         475   $56,150      81.6
Mechanical Engineers                                         5,250   $53,623      61.3       4,605   $55,611      60.8
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                             220   $53,000      59.9         165   $62,188      68.9
Nuclear Engineers                                              820   $62,383      76.0         700   $63,542      76.9
Petroleum Engineers                                             60   $87,000     100.0          50   $85,500     100.0
Engineers, All Others                                       10,565   $62,972      78.8       9,165   $66,077      79.1
Drafters                                                     3,610   $35,019      19.5       2,800   $37,374      19.2
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                    10,985   $40,645      13.8       9,460   $41,743      13.7
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                            2,500   $30,269       4.3       2,035   $32,198       4.4

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               520   $48,000      73.8         445   $53,359      73.4
Biological Scientists                                        1,120   $41,483      97.3         925   $45,972      97.7
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          700   $48,286      88.7         605   $50,380      91.5
Medical Scientists                                             785   $51,432     100.0         605   $56,750     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                   1,050   $71,082      94.9         875   $72,067      95.2
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                               400   $58,000      87.9         340   $62,500      85.8
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            1,365   $53,140      88.0       1,160   $57,168      92.0
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                   1,840   $49,977      88.9       1,585   $53,629      91.7
Physical Scientists, All Other                               3,425   $57,131      98.7       2,545   $71,592      99.5
Economists                                                   3,760   $79,356      99.8       3,225   $82,269     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                      950   $55,063      90.6         730   $60,184      92.2
Psychologists                                                1,420   $51,714      98.5       1,040   $55,559     100.0
Sociologists                                                    65   $43,375      84.1          35   $51,071      72.2
Urban and Regional Planners                                    475   $50,109      89.3         405   $51,630      89.4
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers          1,440   $56,159      90.8       1,070   $62,941      90.0
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      395   $27,667      27.3         315   $36,250      29.0
Biological Technicians                                         230   $32,063      35.8         190   $33,676      39.5
Chemical Technicians                                         1,375   $36,959      24.7       1,140   $36,940      22.3
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           235   $41,250      17.9         200   $43,938      20.9
Nuclear Technicians                                            300   $41,118      21.3         225   $43,229      23.1
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         2,415   $27,742      32.8       1,480   $34,735      34.6

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   4,930   $32,623      80.8       3,245   $36,012      83.8
Social Workers                                               2,430   $34,046      80.8       1,945   $35,821      81.2
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               1,970   $36,133      77.5       1,545   $38,711      80.9
Clergy                                                       9,090   $30,506      79.0       7,105   $33,694      80.1
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                  460   $26,971      56.3         300   $33,125      65.6
Religious Workers, All Other                                   860   $27,193      66.1         560   $36,296      75.3

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                     22,495   $90,269      99.8      19,150   $96,029     100.0
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers              1,635   $87,500      83.1       1,310  $100,061      85.3
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              1,970   $30,692      76.7       1,165   $37,440      73.2
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          4,080   $43,204      87.8       2,795   $60,156      88.2



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.)

          VIRGINIA; 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                                      17,235   $46,276      91.8      12,240   $55,240      91.9
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                            280   $26,292      45.9         235   $27,125      44.7
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       15,920   $34,723      94.6      13,090   $36,454      95.9
Secondary School Teachers                                    7,575   $35,446      95.8       6,450   $36,839      96.2
Special Education Teachers                                     615   $33,732      94.8         570   $33,952      97.0
Other Teachers and Instructors                               5,485   $31,498      45.7       3,335   $40,557      42.9
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   675   $42,244      92.4         575   $48,854      92.5
Librarians                                                   1,170   $38,682      87.9         925   $42,339      90.6
Library Technicians                                            195    $7,768      20.0          75   $26,842      27.6
Teacher Assistants                                           1,300   $13,734      33.3         440   $19,096      29.3
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 865   $44,826      81.3         685   $46,538      79.7

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  2,320   $28,370      48.1       1,495   $36,113      49.4
Designers                                                    7,625   $36,690      45.1       5,780   $39,836      43.9
Actors                                                         175   $16,957      66.7          80   $20,714      71.8
Producers and Directors                                      2,125   $47,019      68.5       1,775   $51,832      68.9
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               2,935   $25,712      56.4       1,315   $37,222      68.9
Dancers and Choreographers                                      10   $12,083     100.0           0         .        .
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       2,185   $25,787      57.8       1,135   $32,130      63.7
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           270   $20,208      23.9         110   $40,050      26.6
Announcers                                                   1,010   $27,479      50.8         625   $37,083      60.7
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                 1,790   $43,844      88.1       1,370   $47,349      90.6
Public Relations Specialists                                 3,175   $60,536      85.6       2,545   $70,857      90.3
Editors                                                      3,050   $49,903      81.8       2,330   $55,902      86.3
Technical Writers                                            1,220   $45,098      65.3       1,005   $46,706      63.5
Writers and Authors                                          2,240   $37,420      85.4       1,305   $45,714      88.8
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  895   $37,216      65.8         510   $46,593      65.6
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                            1,995   $35,573      28.3       1,540   $40,009      28.5
Photographers                                                1,885   $30,024      39.9       1,240   $35,261      41.3
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                        515   $32,101      57.4         370   $41,090      51.2
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                     55   $29,306      12.3          50   $32,596      13.7

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                  605   $51,343      98.5         485   $60,643      98.1
Dentists                                                     3,110  $120,541     100.0       1,905  $124,167     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                   105   $28,839      21.9          75   $55,234      30.7
Optometrists                                                   405   $91,667     100.0         340   $90,833     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  2,395   $70,287      99.3       1,910   $71,919      99.6
Physicians and Surgeons                                     12,760  $124,867      99.9      10,080  $133,975      99.9
Physician Assistants                                           440   $50,114      68.9         295   $52,202      63.2



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.)

          VIRGINIA; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                    165   $66,691     100.0         155   $66,691     100.0
Registered Nurses                                            3,045   $41,841      64.1       2,410   $43,875      64.9
Audiologists                                                    55   $47,150     100.0          50   $47,450     100.0
Occupational Therapists                                        135   $45,500      93.3          75   $47,000     100.0
Physical Therapists                                            675   $48,149      95.1         520   $50,943      96.0
Radiation Therapists                                            80   $35,500      47.5          75   $36,250      51.4
Recreational Therapists                                        115   $30,787      77.8         115   $30,787      77.8
Respiratory Therapists                                         670   $39,318      30.4         520   $41,828      28.4
Speech-Language Pathologists                                   110   $36,838      86.2          85   $44,688      82.6
Therapists, All Others                                         310   $36,625      72.9         230   $38,646      82.6
Veterinarians                                                  985   $63,835     100.0         745   $63,849     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                     45   $75,156      84.4          30   $77,500      76.7
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   1,795   $30,606      57.5       1,295   $33,125      53.7
Dental Hygienists                                               70   $41,250      52.1          55   $41,964      38.2
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             1,425   $36,086      23.6       1,230   $38,145      22.9
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 1,270   $30,192      18.3         990   $32,354      14.1
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                1,185   $20,925      19.7         750   $25,466      14.9
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses              835   $27,993       7.4         660   $29,219       7.1
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians             145   $18,438      37.7         110   $19,766      37.8
Opticians, Dispensing                                          440   $30,625      20.3         355   $35,344      18.2
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians             770   $29,563      44.1         610   $32,826      42.3
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                1,325   $41,116      57.0       1,165   $42,243      58.1

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                  3,530   $19,801      16.9       2,240   $22,563      15.0
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                     70   $29,531       0.0          70   $29,531       0.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        255   $26,797      26.5         180   $29,444      19.1
Massage Therapists                                             160   $13,542      36.7          60   $29,125      35.6
Dental Assistants                                              170   $20,478      55.0          50   $24,464      28.8
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                 1,330   $19,544      26.7         755   $24,583      20.2

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                   1,080   $35,060      20.3         840   $36,723      24.1
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 2,325   $50,952      40.1       2,205   $51,812      40.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                         1,135   $56,500      21.8         995   $57,783      23.2
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other           1,940   $34,663      35.5       1,600   $38,173      34.0
Fire Fighters                                                6,015   $40,552      10.3       5,325   $40,902      11.1
Fire Inspectors                                                435   $41,575       8.5         345   $45,208      10.7
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   8,345   $26,692       9.4       6,995   $27,117       9.1
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                        4,135   $60,110      67.1       3,705   $61,288      68.7
Fish and Game Wardens                                           85   $31,917      73.6          75   $40,625      69.3



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

          VIRGINIA; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                     65   $18,438      16.9          35   $23,456       0.0
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                          16,305   $36,011      26.7      14,545   $36,674      26.8
Transit and Railroad Police                                     85   $45,208      11.6          70   $27,404       0.0
Animal Control Workers                                         250   $23,211      10.0         190   $23,211      13.1
Private Detectives and Investigators                         1,625   $47,201      62.0       1,230   $52,607      64.3
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers            15,180   $22,931      19.2       9,905   $29,475      21.8
Crossing Guards                                                415   $10,051       4.8         110   $17,500       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                795    $8,071      24.9         170   $34,063      48.5

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         4,920   $24,393      10.2       3,415   $27,122      11.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        5,060   $24,214      19.8       3,515   $26,689      17.7
Cooks                                                       16,740   $15,242       5.7       8,955   $18,304       5.7
Food Preparation Workers                                     2,785   $11,747       7.5       1,320   $17,385       7.8
Bartenders                                                   2,615   $16,078      19.3       1,350   $23,622      17.4
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        1,155   $11,861       9.2         555   $16,855      12.8
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                  325   $10,599      18.6         140   $27,045      29.7
Waiters and Waitresses                                       8,940   $13,973      14.4       3,685   $21,420      13.0
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                    720   $12,905      11.9         350   $20,824      12.0
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                    1,550   $10,825      10.1         640   $16,495      14.6
Dishwashers                                                  2,705   $10,282       2.2       1,070   $13,827       2.7
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                         260   $14,712       8.0          90   $20,833       6.8
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     35   $13,289       0.0          20   $13,947       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         3,115   $29,307       8.9       2,500   $31,049       8.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                        3,740   $28,676      15.2       3,035   $30,986      15.8
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              26,000   $17,408       3.3      15,930   $21,663       3.3
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                              3,345   $14,240       6.8       1,955   $17,858       5.8
Pest Control Workers                                         1,505   $22,787       5.8       1,115   $25,348       4.4
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                 20,220   $16,236       6.7      10,925   $20,970       7.0

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              330   $22,250      49.2         190   $38,098      64.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    1,205   $32,409      36.3         940   $36,667      37.9
Animal Trainers                                                300   $26,250      25.1         250   $31,146      21.0
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                      865   $20,938      24.8         485   $26,006      24.5



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.)

          VIRGINIA; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                  80    $5,625       8.6          15    $2,500      50.0
Motion Picture Projectionists                                  105   $20,139      17.9          55   $30,250       0.0
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     320    $9,583      32.5         120   $20,260      20.7
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                    1,315    $9,274      21.8         365   $21,107      14.2
Funeral Service Workers                                        615   $16,955      10.0         290   $26,435      12.8
Barbers                                                      1,900   $17,387       3.4       1,140   $20,731       4.1
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists               1,570   $25,181      10.2       1,000   $29,387      10.3
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                      490   $15,423       7.8         270   $17,500      11.5
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                      845   $15,330       8.4         530   $17,370       9.4
Tour and Travel Guides                                         475   $11,919      48.4         135   $25,333      64.0
Transportation Attendants                                      715   $35,379      38.4         340   $40,288      29.0
Child Care Workers                                             900   $12,461      23.6         350   $26,208      30.1
Personal and Home Care Aides                                   375   $13,103      16.3         220   $17,083      16.4
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               2,175   $23,306      43.9       1,225   $31,263      49.6
Residential Advisors                                           485   $14,250      32.0         210   $25,652      42.5
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   440   $20,000      14.7         220   $29,107      14.0

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   40,425   $33,932      26.2      33,890   $36,063      26.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   14,120   $43,708      37.8      12,195   $46,131      38.1
Cashiers                                                    10,200   $14,269      14.1       4,830   $21,667      14.5
Counter and Rental Clerks                                      945   $16,529      14.5         490   $24,042      17.3
Parts Salespersons                                           2,760   $25,063       3.2       2,215   $26,645       3.4
Retail Salespersons                                         35,215   $25,313      25.4      23,775   $31,343      27.7
Advertising Sales Agents                                     2,300   $42,162      54.5       1,865   $50,373      54.9
Insurance Sales Agents                                       6,945   $41,375      52.6       5,385   $46,169      53.2
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                               4,430   $50,819      76.7       3,405   $60,387      79.7
Travel Agents                                                  690   $29,063      42.6         500   $30,607      45.8
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                  10,305   $45,478      50.5       8,115   $51,393      51.9
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          20,500   $42,497      43.0      17,155   $46,217      43.5
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   285   $21,950      45.3         110   $51,667      56.5
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         7,865   $40,820      56.0       5,595   $49,592      56.2
Sales Engineers                                                670   $51,348      68.0         590   $55,156      67.7
Telemarketers                                                1,460   $12,482      17.0         655   $22,230      12.7
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        2,035   $19,607      14.6       1,100   $27,901      16.9
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         2,845   $36,367      46.8       1,865   $47,768      49.5

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              17,280   $41,783      42.3      14,535   $45,833      43.0
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service             200   $30,156      16.4         145   $36,953      17.7



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.)

          VIRGINIA; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                            435   $19,234      19.2         240   $22,317      11.6
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   280   $31,343      30.6         210   $33,417      32.5
Bill and Account Collectors                                  1,285   $24,447      22.9         815   $27,258      25.8
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             1,180   $36,032      44.7         915   $40,657      47.5
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                 4,265   $26,519      33.8       2,895   $30,271      36.9
Gaming Cage Workers                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                                 540   $27,865      17.4         385   $33,661      19.0
Procurement Clerks                                             460   $39,565      42.4         415   $42,917      45.9
Tellers                                                        790   $16,495      24.8         375   $21,452      25.2
Brokerage Clerks                                                40   $21,667      85.0          25   $22,500     100.0
Correspondence Clerks                                          140   $21,974      74.6          65   $25,179      73.4
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           305   $23,611      19.6         230   $27,813      22.4
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                        285   $35,815      30.3         210   $36,957      33.3
Customer Service Representatives                            14,160   $26,781      32.9       9,660   $32,383      36.2
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                  210   $32,022      81.3         170   $37,500      82.1
File Clerks                                                  1,625   $21,523      23.0         945   $25,588      20.1
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                           755   $13,736      21.4         385   $16,667      22.7
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     1,065   $12,428      28.0         390   $25,134      33.9
Library Assistants, Clerical                                   555   $15,330      55.8         145   $22,772      70.7
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                   455   $31,434      49.0         415   $32,426      46.1
New Account Clerks                                              95   $40,859      38.7          65   $41,172      37.3
Order Clerks                                                 1,445   $18,667      15.0         885   $24,190      12.4
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                  560   $39,792      50.5         440   $46,207      55.2
Receptionists and Information Clerks                         1,765   $20,009      29.0         905   $27,157      26.0
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              1,500   $28,479      33.6       1,095   $34,310      30.2
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                       305   $21,319      61.6         160   $36,071      55.6
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       395   $37,813      14.4         285   $41,364      19.9
Couriers and Messengers                                      4,105   $21,151      14.0       2,485   $26,780      11.5
Dispatchers                                                  2,490   $30,580       8.0       1,995   $32,028       8.1
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       865   $25,856       3.1         715   $25,521       3.8
Postal Service Clerks                                        2,065   $40,339      17.9       1,740   $40,927      20.0
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 5,870   $39,559      12.6       5,000   $40,380      12.1
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               1,905   $40,440      17.8       1,540   $41,029      18.1
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  4,340   $38,573      33.8       3,615   $41,226      32.8
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      8,330   $21,485       5.6       6,130   $24,319       5.1
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              15,685   $20,422       6.9      10,195   $24,693       6.7
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                              1,070   $26,948       8.1         770   $30,886       8.8
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                    4,070   $26,735      44.7       2,705   $33,326      43.7
Computer Operators                                           3,490   $33,901      24.4       2,870   $36,362      23.8
Data Entry Keyers                                            2,345   $21,449      23.5       1,420   $29,195      18.6
Word Processors and Typists                                    330   $28,583      50.6         140   $35,833      55.1
Desktop Publishers                                             205   $38,472      58.7         150   $41,500      54.7
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                  725   $29,865      39.5         550   $31,543      37.4



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.)

          VIRGINIA; 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                                             2,470   $19,646      10.0       1,500   $24,500       6.9
Office Clerks, General                                       4,985   $21,317      26.9       2,855   $27,798      29.8
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      625   $23,309      14.4         395   $27,426      15.5
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                  135   $28,355      44.4         105   $30,313      42.7
Statistical Assistants                                         545   $30,750      29.5         355   $43,438      37.9
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         3,755   $35,075      47.9       2,785   $40,526      46.2

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         720   $31,910      18.3         545   $36,775      18.6
Agricultural Inspectors                                        245   $35,407      45.1         195   $36,773      49.2
Animal Breeders                                                 30   $23,654       0.0          25   $24,135       0.0
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     190   $12,917       5.3          65   $30,714       7.6
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                           5,890   $15,247       6.6       3,420   $18,846       6.7
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                          1,925   $15,699       4.2         680   $21,836       2.6
Hunters and Trappers                                             4   $26,250       0.0           4   $26,250       0.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                                415   $23,632      18.4         285   $26,328      22.6
Logging Workers                                              3,520   $19,763       2.0       2,060   $24,634       2.7

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                             27,625   $36,362       9.6      22,480   $38,652       9.7
Boilermakers                                                   525   $34,412       1.7         360   $34,816       2.5
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                    6,935   $22,790       2.0       3,490   $27,269       1.6
Carpenters                                                  36,770   $23,064       5.2      23,350   $26,636       5.1
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers              5,120   $25,534       4.3       3,390   $27,833       3.2
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                    2,375   $21,437       0.5       1,375   $26,391       0.0
Contruction Laborers                                        25,915   $19,764       3.3      14,900   $24,168       3.7
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators             620   $23,682       0.6         305   $26,964       1.3
Pile-Driver Operators                                          105   $23,333       0.0          35   $35,250       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                  9,855   $27,056       1.7       7,175   $29,995       1.9
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                     5,295   $22,904       2.3       3,130   $25,400       2.6
Electricians                                                19,510   $31,774       3.9      15,235   $34,875       3.6
Glaziers                                                       980   $28,944       2.2         785   $29,789       1.9
Insulation Workers                                           1,485   $24,260       2.6         995   $26,790       1.8
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                      14,480   $20,390       6.6       7,880   $24,888       5.5
Paperhangers                                                   350   $30,400      13.2         200   $31,211       9.0
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters         15,745   $28,096       2.2      11,945   $30,793       2.2
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                   810   $23,144       3.5         455   $26,537       6.1
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                       370   $28,550       0.0         250   $30,365       0.0
Roofers                                                      5,095   $20,778       1.1       2,905   $25,245       1.3
Sheet Metal Workers                                          4,750   $27,379       2.5       3,620   $30,191       2.0
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                            1,540   $26,316       2.7         985   $30,252       2.7
Helpers, Construction Trades                                 2,465   $17,077       2.4       1,235   $21,580       1.8
Construction and Building Inspectors                         2,390   $35,377      21.2       1,970   $36,978      18.4
Elevator Installers and Repairers                              700   $49,773       3.4         620   $50,761       3.9



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.)

          VIRGINIA; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 540   $18,110       5.6         300   $21,211       5.7
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            690   $25,388      10.3         420   $27,274      12.1
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  2,095   $25,663       2.8       1,710   $26,239       2.7
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    195   $35,096       3.6         150   $31,625       4.7
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                   200   $25,302       0.0         150   $27,500       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                 865   $22,961       4.7         545   $28,490       2.4
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                          20   $34,286       0.0          20   $34,286       0.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                              760   $29,309       0.0         630   $31,142       0.0
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                     505   $32,254      13.5         405   $36,101      16.7
Mining Machine Operators                                     2,355   $34,872       1.8       1,685   $39,592       1.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                           330   $36,289       0.0         260   $37,931       0.0
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                    20   $30,500       0.0          15   $31,625       0.0
Other Extraction Workers                                       380   $27,700       4.2         315   $30,054       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                  10,730   $40,401      10.4       9,230   $41,514      10.5
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  6,440   $32,449      16.1       4,800   $36,998      17.1
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              5,890   $40,391       6.8       4,895   $41,996       6.5
Avionics Technicians                                           375   $31,108      11.5         305   $33,167      14.1
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers           1,210   $30,130       4.1         970   $33,688       2.9
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                    175   $36,181      14.1         170   $36,667      10.6
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      530   $45,476       9.5         435   $47,292       5.7
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                     290   $34,286       0.0         215   $38,417       0.0
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              1,200   $21,078      11.4         820   $26,185      11.4
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                   1,125   $30,366       7.1         915   $34,076       7.1
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                   2,755   $34,341       5.5       2,340   $36,282       4.4
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        4,100   $29,938       1.3       3,360   $31,516       1.0
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      390   $29,924       1.0         305   $30,292       0.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                25,790   $26,959       3.3      20,125   $29,818       3.0
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                7,115   $30,702       1.7       5,815   $32,048       1.3
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  4,905   $32,123       1.9       4,010   $34,801       2.1
Small Engine Mechanics                                       1,155   $20,654       1.8         790   $22,216       1.5
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                  1,140   $19,336       5.4         785   $22,078       2.0



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.)

          VIRGINIA; 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                     560   $34,200       4.1         440   $35,341       3.2
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                   9,355   $30,428       4.2       7,775   $32,140       4.1
Home Appliance Repairers                                     1,035   $29,565       6.4         795   $31,128       3.5
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics               13,750   $34,028       2.8      11,535   $35,751       2.7
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                     10,120   $28,710       5.0       7,885   $30,768       4.5
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 495   $31,569       2.4         395   $34,837       3.1
Millwrights                                                  1,135   $42,542       4.9         935   $47,542       6.0
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers               2,695   $45,161       1.3       2,340   $46,863       1.2
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers             5,015   $34,554       7.4       4,095   $37,052       7.4
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                 1,515   $36,114      12.9       1,190   $38,883      12.2
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    930   $23,239       4.3         705   $26,810       3.7
Commercial Divers                                              210   $40,764       4.3         185   $48,036       4.9
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  865   $27,123       5.1         605   $30,035       7.3
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers               430   $22,875       0.0         265   $26,250       0.0
Riggers                                                        940   $33,150       4.2         650   $37,324       2.3
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                              160   $41,750       8.1         150   $43,000       8.8
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         450   $18,014       5.1         205   $19,583       6.3
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          5,160   $27,379       5.9       3,870   $31,403       5.9

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         23,845   $38,445      12.2      20,760   $40,066      12.3
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                    30   $24,375      29.0          15   $26,083       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 1,730   $25,326       6.7       1,305   $26,464       5.1
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           305   $21,953       1.6         220   $25,189       0.0
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                       460   $29,750       2.2         360   $32,724       2.8
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    12,565   $23,302       4.3       9,345   $26,182       3.8
Bakers                                                         955   $21,277      13.2         710   $23,672      10.1
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    4,320   $23,181       3.1       3,075   $26,916       2.7
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                         90   $16,806       0.0          40   $31,250       0.0
Food Batchmakers                                               450   $25,250       8.7         360   $27,500       8.3
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      85   $16,583       8.3          70   $17,000       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     305   $29,194      16.5         265   $30,781      19.0
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               305   $30,568       3.9         260   $31,364       2.7
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             85   $25,042      12.6          60   $26,083       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            195   $24,531       7.7         165   $26,094       3.6
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                   1,170   $25,545       2.0         835   $30,269       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.)

          VIRGINIA; 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                               150   $28,500       0.0         100   $31,250       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                 925   $28,232       2.5         740   $28,750       1.2
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               310   $27,309       4.5         225   $30,875       5.3
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    50   $41,750       0.0          50   $41,750       0.0
Machinists                                                   7,970   $31,732       2.7       6,865   $32,473       2.6
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                   595   $29,500       0.0         460   $31,528       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic              155   $38,750      17.6         125   $38,558      21.3
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 1,140   $24,416       0.7         840   $27,529       1.0
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            125   $25,729       3.9         115   $27,083       4.4
Tool and Die Makers                                            760   $36,472       0.0         705   $37,675       0.0
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                     11,505   $29,363       1.7       8,620   $31,357       1.9
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               110   $34,265       3.6         105   $34,706       0.0
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                             930   $28,984       2.7         530   $30,814       2.7
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   220   $25,052       0.0         180   $25,625       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                           320   $27,250       2.2         225   $37,569       3.1
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 6,755   $28,582       3.6       5,515   $30,157       3.9
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                630   $30,700       4.3         485   $30,850       2.9
Job Printers                                                 1,415   $31,524      11.4       1,210   $32,609      12.3
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             1,035   $32,058      16.3         815   $33,472      17.8
Printing Machine Operators                                   4,380   $31,543       5.3       3,615   $32,475       5.1
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             1,570   $19,351       8.7         965   $21,636       8.2
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials              505   $16,838      14.4         310   $19,095       5.1
Sewing Machine Operators                                     2,365   $23,098       2.0       1,815   $25,040       2.0
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         235   $22,199       8.4         190   $23,333       3.1
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                              20   $21,667       0.0          20   $21,667       0.0
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                               310   $21,250      17.5         190   $25,425      18.1
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                      550   $20,359       2.0         360   $22,077       3.1
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      165   $20,707       1.2         100   $23,929       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                     1,225   $25,635       1.8         870   $26,266       0.6
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              545   $22,042       1.8         410   $24,554       2.4
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           85   $45,679       0.0          70   $45,893       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Upholsterers                                                   850   $22,353       4.9         580   $25,673       7.3
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other         1,150   $22,676       1.0         830   $24,325       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.)

          VIRGINIA; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                           2,185   $23,242       7.2       1,600   $25,912       4.6
Furniture Finishers                                            755   $20,139       6.5         505   $25,142       2.4
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                            25   $18,636      30.8          20   $17,841      42.1
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood         2,420   $20,297       1.7       1,765   $22,169       0.4
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                              1,085   $18,104       1.8         745   $21,006       2.7
Woodworkers, All Other                                         700   $19,907       8.3         525   $23,597       9.5
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           980   $49,496       8.5         800   $51,543       6.9
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                    3,130   $36,954       7.3       2,590   $38,182       6.5
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                    2,390   $31,083       7.2       2,115   $31,836       7.4
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       945   $37,155       4.4         790   $40,224       4.4
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                1,560   $39,917       8.0       1,275   $44,970       7.0
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    2,175   $26,110       2.2       1,565   $28,202       1.7
Cutting Workers                                              1,455   $23,423       1.7       1,015   $26,423       1.6
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              930   $30,691       1.3         750   $31,974       0.7
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      250   $32,083       7.6         185   $35,074      10.4
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         10,875   $33,647      15.2       8,725   $36,756      15.2
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  675   $27,757      14.7         465   $32,857      16.2
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians          830   $31,134      12.8         680   $32,342      11.7
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          2,850   $21,152       5.0       2,060   $24,319       6.2
Painting Workers                                             3,095   $26,565       2.8       2,370   $29,643       2.0
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                      760   $24,206       9.5         550   $30,886      10.5
Semiconductor Processors                                        90   $31,667       0.0          80   $32,188       0.0
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             385   $19,256       0.0         305   $25,938       0.0
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        170   $21,429      15.3          95   $36,250       6.3
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders           125   $36,818       0.0         100   $43,000       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                          160   $21,146      14.3         120   $25,508      19.3
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      625   $22,213      16.2         450   $27,361      18.9
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders           910   $40,319       1.3         760   $40,916       1.6
Tire Builders                                                1,390   $40,413       2.7       1,250   $41,708       3.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                     945   $22,158       2.2         670   $22,760       3.1
Production Workers, All Other                               22,965   $26,348       3.6      17,335   $29,638       3.6

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    5,365   $33,706      14.0       4,380   $35,477      13.6
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                         3,775   $61,923      81.4       2,655   $61,832      81.4
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                1,245   $67,560      35.0       1,140   $71,389      37.3



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

          VIRGINIA; 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                                          105   $16,691       0.0          60   $28,235       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  5,020   $16,692       8.7       2,060   $26,698       8.1
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                      72,870   $27,037       3.6      52,640   $30,324       3.1
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   6,050   $16,674      19.8       3,025   $21,426      16.3
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                             275   $14,250       8.0         105   $24,783      10.4
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                           1,125   $50,938       9.6         920   $51,344       8.9
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                    95   $35,781       0.0          65   $47,125       0.0
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                          1,140   $43,789       9.0         895   $45,406      10.8
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                      290   $40,250      11.3         220   $42,500       9.2
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      765   $22,069       8.5         455   $23,333       9.7
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                           915   $48,618      20.6         510   $55,250      23.6
Ship Engineers                                                 580   $45,385      24.4         445   $49,044      26.4
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                         95   $32,171       0.0          45   $41,429       0.0
Parking Lot Attendants                                       1,185   $14,579      10.7         580   $19,478       7.4
Service Station Attendants                                   1,200   $15,049       6.0         655   $18,571       6.9
Transportation Inspectors                                      755   $40,296      18.1         665   $40,625      17.9
Other Transportation Workers                                   460   $28,398      12.6         360   $29,593      14.1
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                 115   $22,308       9.6          70   $29,000       8.8
Crane and Tower Operators                                    2,295   $36,391       1.5       1,770   $39,109       1.6
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators            1,610   $27,978       0.5       1,185   $30,331       0.0
Hoist and Winch Operators                                      280   $28,452       5.8         205   $35,556       5.8
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                      10,450   $22,331       1.9       7,740   $24,654       2.0
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                          4,830   $16,601       3.8       2,730   $21,496       4.3
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      29,470   $20,205       3.8      18,335   $24,375       3.7
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                 830   $21,146       1.8         580   $22,261       1.6
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  2,755   $16,816       5.2       1,475   $21,513       5.1
Pumping Station Operators                                      275   $31,621       5.5         210   $34,167       7.1
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                   1,565   $17,395       3.3       1,050   $21,711       3.0
Shuttle Car Operators                                          245   $28,098       0.0         125   $28,583       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                              175   $22,000       0.0         155   $25,125       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                           1,385   $25,045       4.0       1,025   $27,595       2.6

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