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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Occupation - Washington: 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                                           1,560,275   $35,372      30.7   1,060,030   $41,436      33.7

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            18,165   $81,661      61.7      15,055   $85,476      62.6
General and Operations Managers                             16,185   $57,565      45.5      13,975   $61,050      46.0
Legislators                                                    265   $36,875      55.3         140   $65,066      67.6
Advertising and Promotions Managers                            680   $46,875      71.9         630   $47,227      70.9
Marketing and Sales Managers                                13,765   $61,849      61.9      11,290   $68,553      62.6
Public Relations Managers                                      540   $55,652      74.2         460   $56,793      74.9
Administrative Services Managers                             1,610   $49,426      45.5       1,365   $51,263      44.2
Computer and Information Systems Managers                    6,095   $66,042      66.3       5,430   $67,619      66.3
Financial Managers                                           8,645   $60,721      71.3       7,350   $63,659      73.4
Human Resources Managers                                     4,250   $49,576      45.8       3,425   $53,203      47.4
Industrial Production Managers                               5,700   $51,882      37.6       4,940   $55,235      38.8
Purchasing Managers                                          2,855   $52,109      56.1       2,470   $54,327      54.8
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers           4,635   $37,273      23.0       3,940   $40,240      22.3
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                 4,930   $31,759      24.5       3,470   $36,176      27.3
Farmers and Ranchers                                         7,115   $17,081      21.2       4,325   $21,429      23.4
Construction Managers                                       18,480   $50,579      28.8      13,950   $55,216      29.9
Education Administrators                                     5,760   $59,140      87.5       3,795   $63,967      88.7
Engineering Managers                                         4,560   $80,618      81.0       3,970   $81,528      81.6
Food Service Managers                                        8,445   $31,567      25.2       6,320   $34,924      26.4
Funeral Directors                                              535   $45,656      26.7         420   $48,125      26.1
Gaming Managers                                                540   $35,238      28.1         345   $38,583      25.9
Lodging Managers                                             1,665   $30,230      39.0       1,135   $35,690      38.6
Medical and Health Services Managers                         2,705   $56,551      69.9       2,350   $59,917      68.2
Natural Sciences Managers                                      340   $81,932      79.6         300   $85,333      87.2
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           290   $51,838      24.7         265   $52,279      27.2
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   6,425   $31,824      43.2       4,075   $40,184      42.8
Social and Community Service Managers                        2,140   $42,786      73.7       1,685   $47,198      75.3
Managers, All Other                                         32,390   $57,098      52.7      26,955   $60,975      54.0

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 395   $31,410      49.7         265   $33,750      53.6
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    120   $40,167      33.1          75   $41,328      32.5
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            3,195   $32,603      33.6       2,375   $37,493      36.1
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                              3,025   $41,877      45.2       2,535   $43,156      45.1
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              1,960   $41,217      61.9       1,630   $42,418      64.5
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      1,375   $47,248      46.0       1,130   $50,391      45.1
Cost Estimators                                              2,765   $47,917      29.4       2,150   $52,115      32.0



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.)

          WASHINGTON; 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                                                6,695   $40,929      52.4       5,060   $45,985      54.0
Logisticians                                                   550   $43,711      45.0         435   $44,961      48.1
Management Analysts                                          8,170   $52,850      78.4       5,235   $62,083      78.9
Meeting and Convention Planners                                115   $61,250      65.8          90   $68,839      75.3
Other Business Operations Specialists                        2,015   $41,453      36.3       1,560   $45,880      33.7
Accountants and Auditors                                    14,270   $42,387      84.6      10,800   $48,706      86.3
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      1,770   $45,074      54.9       1,405   $46,363      53.1
Budget Analysts                                                640   $51,996      80.4         565   $52,450      79.2
Credit Analysts                                                145   $41,641      97.3         120   $43,611     100.0
Financial Analysts                                             665   $52,000      75.2         450   $52,357      71.9
Personal Financial Advisors                                  3,390   $60,836      80.0       2,490   $66,944      81.8
Insurance Underwriters                                         525   $44,418      76.6         400   $47,083      84.2
Financial Examiners                                            145   $56,875      80.1         135   $57,917      78.4
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 3,285   $43,641      60.0       2,540   $48,263      62.1
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  575   $42,267      75.0         485   $44,036      75.8
Tax Preparers                                                  760   $18,906      77.9         275   $55,174      72.2
Financial Specialists, All Other                               300   $33,676      55.0         200   $38,698      51.3

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                      11,055   $51,697      62.2       8,320   $55,910      64.0
Computer Programmers                                        11,350   $52,360      62.3       8,695   $56,994      63.6
Computer Software Engineers                                 22,130   $63,067      76.9      17,555   $66,827      76.8
Computer Support Specialists                                 7,185   $38,875      37.7       5,420   $42,314      40.6
Database Administrators                                      1,345   $55,389      65.8       1,115   $57,316      65.4
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  4,130   $45,735      40.1       3,400   $47,969      40.9
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts              7,220   $42,735      47.4       5,345   $47,004      47.1
Actuaries                                                      200   $62,196      78.1         180   $69,643      75.6
Mathematicians                                                  65   $65,375     100.0          40   $82,083     100.0
Operations Research Analysts                                 1,295   $52,713      65.0       1,035   $55,378      64.5
Statisticians                                                  305   $60,078      90.4         205   $62,917      90.7
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                 185   $60,255      72.7         150   $61,157      70.3

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     5,440   $49,163      88.8       4,095   $52,183      91.1
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists              1,020   $43,658      76.8         690   $46,635      74.7
Aerospace Engineers                                         10,910   $60,371      80.5       9,585   $61,152      81.6
Agricultural Engineers                                          40   $47,262     100.0          40   $47,262     100.0
Biomedical Engineers                                           170   $47,500      68.5         120   $50,781      79.8
Chemical Engineers                                             795   $67,454      90.3         700   $68,836      91.1
Civil Engineers                                              8,445   $54,768      79.8       6,875   $57,429      79.5
Computer Hardware Engineers                                  1,300   $56,944      63.5       1,065   $58,803      64.8
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                          6,225   $61,774      75.0       5,360   $64,684      75.8
Environmental Engineers                                        655   $57,109      91.2         585   $59,821      91.1
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            4,130   $51,293      57.2       3,435   $52,520      54.3
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                          865   $60,890      66.1         620   $61,950      70.1



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.)

          WASHINGTON; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            705   $59,583      68.9         595   $63,071      69.5
Mechanical Engineers                                         4,645   $54,176      63.6       4,000   $56,063      64.1
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                             120   $55,972      87.7          95   $56,667      84.0
Nuclear Engineers                                              510   $60,521      71.4         400   $62,313      72.4
Petroleum Engineers                                             60   $71,458      52.5          50   $70,972      59.6
Engineers, All Others                                        6,820   $59,122      75.1       5,470   $61,182      74.0
Drafters                                                     4,660   $34,654      21.0       3,440   $38,013      19.9
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     8,645   $41,634      15.8       6,845   $44,948      15.4
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                            1,690   $36,606       6.5       1,160   $42,088       6.3

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               620   $42,775      78.8         450   $46,190      79.4
Biological Scientists                                        2,630   $40,870      92.8       1,960   $46,187      94.6
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                        1,340   $42,320      74.1       1,050   $46,455      74.3
Medical Scientists                                             770   $50,074     100.0         625   $55,571     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                     460   $52,750      71.9         425   $55,568      69.6
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                               170   $51,513      80.5         130   $61,765      86.9
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            1,230   $46,706      87.7       1,000   $50,921      88.2
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                   2,110   $47,270      94.3       1,610   $50,335      92.9
Physical Scientists, All Other                               2,925   $45,688      95.2       2,095   $55,625      94.7
Economists                                                     320   $52,969     100.0         285   $54,048     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                      880   $52,010      77.6         660   $59,087      80.1
Psychologists                                                1,425   $52,833     100.0         790   $55,764     100.0
Sociologists                                                    10   $66,250     100.0          10   $66,250     100.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                    550   $52,625      91.5         465   $54,396      91.9
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            270   $34,659      91.9         185   $40,729      94.7
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      285   $24,256      25.1         195   $26,042      25.4
Biological Technicians                                         370   $26,821      67.7         205   $31,422      71.7
Chemical Technicians                                           565   $39,250      30.2         380   $46,205      22.2
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           155   $41,597      34.6          95   $56,607      45.4
Nuclear Technicians                                            135   $48,750      28.6         120   $47,375      32.2
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         1,970   $25,856      42.5       1,045   $34,438      45.2

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   5,870   $31,276      69.2       3,750   $34,047      68.7
Social Workers                                               3,430   $36,688      79.2       2,550   $39,169      81.6
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               1,945   $33,659      55.1       1,415   $38,425      58.1
Clergy                                                       7,340   $31,443      80.7       5,590   $35,132      81.6
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                  445   $23,659      71.1         305   $28,352      78.8
Religious Workers, All Other                                   675   $20,625      55.9         380   $31,538      68.8

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                     11,970   $75,356      99.8       9,460   $81,768      99.9
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                835   $76,908      96.4         660   $86,081      98.0
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                                945   $31,200      54.9         625   $37,390      53.3
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          1,000   $29,968      65.9         625   $42,102      58.4



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.)

          WASHINGTON; 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                                      13,545   $38,388      86.6       8,490   $49,153      88.7
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                            360   $14,333      28.8         205   $20,298      35.6
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       16,090   $39,026      96.8      12,995   $41,876      97.0
Secondary School Teachers                                    6,235   $41,525      96.1       5,215   $44,153      98.3
Special Education Teachers                                     495   $38,938      86.5         365   $41,227      92.4
Other Teachers and Instructors                               4,325   $20,284      49.2       1,790   $39,836      46.4
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   325   $37,841      88.0         255   $39,318      92.2
Librarians                                                     745   $35,503      81.1         445   $41,094      84.5
Library Technicians                                            210   $15,875      60.2          80   $26,089      77.8
Teacher Assistants                                           1,380   $13,543      25.5         340   $21,419      22.9
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 455   $29,022      75.6         230   $36,538      69.7

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  3,430   $27,080      42.8       1,860   $37,402      41.4
Designers                                                    8,410   $36,774      44.6       5,785   $42,889      45.0
Actors                                                         180   $17,061      80.1          40   $11,875      65.0
Producers and Directors                                      1,480   $37,722      60.7       1,120   $45,833      63.0
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               2,565   $23,497      51.3       1,070   $33,546      50.7
Dancers and Choreographers                                      40   $19,219      17.1           0         .        .
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       1,895   $19,253      43.0         705   $31,853      47.4
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           350   $22,361      26.7         170   $33,500      26.7
Announcers                                                     720   $26,542      35.6         350   $35,250      42.6
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                 1,005   $27,444      74.1         600   $41,000      81.6
Public Relations Specialists                                 1,250   $41,758      67.4         885   $49,663      68.4
Editors                                                      1,820   $37,102      74.9       1,245   $41,902      77.1
Technical Writers                                            1,475   $49,566      67.7       1,115   $50,932      67.9
Writers and Authors                                          1,710   $32,438      79.3         925   $40,000      74.4
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  585   $28,281      51.6         270   $41,293      57.8
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                            1,335   $32,286      27.7         790   $40,841      31.2
Photographers                                                1,530   $30,077      47.8         910   $37,593      51.1
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                        335   $24,500      61.4         180   $32,361      57.9
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                1,340   $60,503      99.3         940   $60,321      99.0
Dentists                                                     3,120  $128,981      99.6       1,185  $139,464     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                   120   $47,188      36.4          90   $39,643      34.1
Optometrists                                                   555   $74,205     100.0         400   $76,576     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  2,370   $67,145      97.6       1,860   $70,010      99.1
Physicians and Surgeons                                     10,810  $117,221      99.9       7,375  $125,042      99.9
Physician Assistants                                           690   $58,566      72.9         540   $59,256      73.1



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.)

          WASHINGTON; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                    120   $85,875     100.0          95   $85,375     100.0
Registered Nurses                                            4,395   $44,970      57.9       2,865   $48,954      60.6
Audiologists                                                   120   $51,111      94.9          95   $52,153      93.5
Occupational Therapists                                        155   $40,000      84.6          95   $45,050      82.1
Physical Therapists                                          1,000   $51,719      94.9         740   $52,472      96.2
Radiation Therapists                                           130   $49,286      20.3         110   $50,921      20.0
Recreational Therapists                                         55   $26,250      86.8          15   $55,500     100.0
Respiratory Therapists                                         635   $40,389      18.8         465   $42,382      18.5
Speech-Language Pathologists                                   110   $40,714      99.1          65   $44,375      98.5
Therapists, All Others                                         435   $36,341      88.5         285   $40,273      84.8
Veterinarians                                                  840   $66,509      99.4         690   $70,682     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                    230   $27,841      87.3         135   $38,696      78.4
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   1,745   $36,305      64.5       1,295   $39,868      64.1
Dental Hygienists                                              170   $51,111      54.7          80   $55,789      59.0
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             1,430   $41,504      24.7       1,065   $45,253      26.0
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 1,310   $33,889      18.0         970   $37,346      17.1
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                1,175   $27,333      17.0         830   $31,369      15.7
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses            1,065   $31,583       7.7         735   $32,570       7.5
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians             405   $25,568      23.8         290   $30,176      21.8
Opticians, Dispensing                                          415   $31,512      23.7         340   $40,084      18.2
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians             620   $36,538      32.9         415   $46,063      34.4
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                1,435   $45,246      55.4       1,205   $46,458      58.7

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                  5,325   $19,155      20.8       2,775   $23,469      19.0
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                     15    $4,306       0.0          15    $4,306       0.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        230   $17,500      53.4          75   $21,250      49.3
Massage Therapists                                             550   $20,701      43.0         180   $25,000      43.9
Dental Assistants                                              105   $26,176      38.7          40   $50,250      27.5
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                 1,760   $23,667      31.3         980   $28,173      32.7

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     570   $40,352      29.5         510   $41,023      31.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 1,625   $60,718      38.2       1,445   $61,748      38.7
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                         1,305   $64,706      21.4       1,125   $67,770      22.2
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other           1,415   $30,850      28.2       1,050   $35,283      31.0
Fire Fighters                                                5,995   $50,969      19.0       4,995   $52,165      19.4
Fire Inspectors                                                480   $43,125      21.7         380   $48,393      23.7
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   4,615   $36,422      19.5       3,840   $37,512      18.6
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                        1,845   $54,296      53.4       1,515   $55,500      53.1
Fish and Game Wardens                                          145   $34,545      34.7          95   $48,068      46.8



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

          WASHINGTON; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                     95   $27,644       8.6          80   $28,269      10.0
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           7,840   $50,140      34.0       6,890   $50,659      33.9
Transit and Railroad Police                                     20   $41,250       9.1          20   $42,083      11.1
Animal Control Workers                                         110   $35,000      16.1          95   $38,083      19.4
Private Detectives and Investigators                           795   $39,207      50.7         620   $41,729      53.5
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers            10,490   $20,402      14.0       5,880   $27,298      15.7
Crossing Guards                                                580   $21,544       5.0         200   $28,292       4.5
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                400   $11,771      24.6         110   $37,639      46.8

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         4,295   $22,853      11.1       2,725   $27,701      11.7
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        4,435   $20,994      12.1       2,740   $24,978      15.0
Cooks                                                       16,590   $15,138       5.6       8,215   $18,996       4.5
Food Preparation Workers                                     3,250   $11,194      10.6       1,195   $18,300      11.2
Bartenders                                                   3,625   $17,666      17.2       1,680   $23,877      17.0
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                          960   $15,149       4.3         445   $20,020       1.8
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                  295   $10,110       7.5         105   $14,063       0.0
Waiters and Waitresses                                       6,455   $15,768      16.8       2,270   $21,077      15.8
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                    610   $15,608      10.9         300   $18,464      14.1
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                    1,130   $11,901       5.4         365   $21,750       2.5
Dishwashers                                                  3,050    $9,230       5.1         945   $14,479       1.3
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                         215   $20,625      14.7         115   $31,635      27.4
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     25   $19,732      56.0          15   $18,750     100.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         1,920   $28,376      10.6       1,450   $30,670       8.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                        2,580   $32,418      18.8       1,800   $36,190      20.5
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              27,665   $19,495       7.5      14,890   $25,491       7.5
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                              2,085   $14,493       8.3         920   $20,016      11.8
Pest Control Workers                                           625   $24,341      13.2         410   $30,366      15.9
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                 19,590   $16,190       8.8       8,385   $24,375       9.8

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              795   $31,458      23.6         625   $35,365      28.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    1,150   $29,968      27.2         815   $32,413      26.4
Animal Trainers                                                395   $19,706      11.4         220   $28,333       9.9
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                      580   $18,563      15.9         280   $27,125      17.8



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

          WASHINGTON; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                               1,685   $20,411      11.4         795   $26,860      14.6
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   60   $20,893      21.3          50   $22,778      26.0
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     460   $10,625      23.8         140   $24,833      24.3
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                      980   $10,637      30.0         305   $22,739      31.0
Funeral Service Workers                                         45    $9,875      13.3          10   $50,208       0.0
Barbers                                                        885   $18,199       7.3         535   $25,727       7.3
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists               1,165   $25,260       2.5         705   $28,750       3.8
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                      225   $10,824       0.0          65   $13,250       0.0
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                      585   $18,620      18.7         385   $22,438      20.3
Tour and Travel Guides                                         425   $15,250      41.5         100   $31,731      35.7
Transportation Attendants                                    1,095   $39,122      26.8         575   $36,144      18.4
Child Care Workers                                           1,575   $10,130      21.5         570   $25,405      16.6
Personal and Home Care Aides                                 2,005   $12,840      13.5         860   $16,259      11.2
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               1,920   $23,361      49.0       1,020   $30,241      60.1
Residential Advisors                                           115   $12,404      35.7          45   $25,813      80.9
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   430   $20,647      12.8         240   $25,481      10.7

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   36,550   $36,340      25.8      29,560   $38,906      25.7
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   14,810   $45,479      33.9      12,120   $49,973      36.0
Cashiers                                                     9,920   $16,124      12.9       4,435   $25,682      14.2
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    1,185   $19,293      14.3         620   $33,194      17.9
Parts Salespersons                                           2,625   $29,369       4.0       2,170   $31,364       4.1
Retail Salespersons                                         32,295   $27,061      23.7      20,795   $34,870      25.1
Advertising Sales Agents                                     1,840   $38,085      55.1       1,340   $43,710      59.3
Insurance Sales Agents                                       5,095   $47,645      53.2       3,705   $51,381      53.4
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                               3,940   $57,639      73.8       2,940   $63,676      75.7
Travel Agents                                                  545   $29,250      42.2         340   $35,339      32.5
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                   8,125   $43,333      43.7       6,300   $47,514      44.7
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          24,515   $44,368      38.4      20,145   $48,125      38.3
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   330    $6,042      31.2          60   $42,222      62.9
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         8,925   $42,823      46.6       5,830   $50,739      45.9
Sales Engineers                                                535   $63,125      57.4         465   $62,152      62.1
Telemarketers                                                1,310   $12,452      13.3         485   $25,000      14.4
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        1,880   $12,993      16.0         670   $25,377      20.1
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         2,285   $35,507      42.5       1,545   $41,309      47.2

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              10,885   $39,342      35.4       8,895   $41,636      36.6
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service             100   $11,923       9.0          40   $32,375      22.0



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.)

          WASHINGTON; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                            265   $26,094      30.4         160   $29,942      40.1
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   125   $30,905      15.7          90   $55,086      10.2
Bill and Account Collectors                                  1,045   $30,500      34.5         755   $34,699      41.1
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             1,155   $30,451      38.4         810   $32,893      38.2
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                 3,635   $26,622      31.3       2,295   $31,481      32.9
Gaming Cage Workers                                             15   $11,667      43.8          10   $28,750      22.2
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                                 470   $29,669      30.4         370   $31,047      32.2
Procurement Clerks                                             380   $44,167      52.1         290   $45,547      48.5
Tellers                                                        620   $15,981      21.3         275   $22,895      21.5
Brokerage Clerks                                                60   $39,773      33.3          60   $39,773      33.3
Correspondence Clerks                                           40   $26,346      36.8          25   $26,429      53.8
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           260   $25,987      33.5         185   $27,457      30.1
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                        200   $25,885      38.3         125   $27,500      37.9
Customer Service Representatives                            14,035   $27,156      29.7       9,045   $32,852      32.2
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                  260   $35,518      56.3         210   $37,073      50.0
File Clerks                                                  1,060   $21,574      28.2         570   $28,777      26.3
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                           555   $12,213      24.8         155   $16,824      23.1
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     1,020   $16,667      41.7         290   $32,216      41.9
Library Assistants, Clerical                                   400    $8,625      32.7          85   $28,527      69.9
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                   440   $37,270      47.2         350   $42,381      53.2
New Account Clerks                                              55   $28,594      34.5          40   $28,906      48.7
Order Clerks                                                 1,230   $25,263      15.3         770   $27,917       8.6
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                  265   $35,950      45.3         190   $40,938      48.4
Receptionists and Information Clerks                         1,850   $20,303      30.5         910   $25,696      35.9
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              1,575   $28,636      27.2       1,050   $36,750      32.1
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                       220   $17,917      38.1         100   $45,347      31.7
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       510   $30,156      15.3         340   $35,962       8.3
Couriers and Messengers                                      2,475   $21,333      18.1       1,400   $28,030      15.3
Dispatchers                                                  2,860   $36,388      10.0       2,365   $40,017       9.4
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       555   $31,436      17.6         425   $34,375      17.2
Postal Service Clerks                                        1,665   $39,185      22.4       1,330   $40,110      22.8
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 4,975   $39,864      17.4       4,325   $40,116      17.6
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               1,370   $37,193      16.0       1,120   $38,389      15.5
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  4,745   $42,848      35.2       3,830   $46,796      34.9
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      8,975   $24,155       8.0       6,170   $27,735       7.3
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              12,105   $22,162       9.3       7,210   $29,634       9.6
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                                820   $27,151      18.9         560   $31,467      22.2
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                    2,910   $24,619      44.7       1,775   $31,476      44.1
Computer Operators                                           2,125   $32,223      24.8       1,520   $37,209      22.2
Data Entry Keyers                                            1,925   $21,178      23.2         940   $25,350      19.4
Word Processors and Typists                                    330   $17,500      32.4         155   $27,204      34.0
Desktop Publishers                                             135   $23,867      72.3          75   $30,313      59.5
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                  525   $33,333      58.8         440   $36,196      64.7



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.)

          WASHINGTON; 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                                             1,165   $19,095      11.0         600   $25,580      11.1
Office Clerks, General                                       4,040   $21,453      29.7       1,975   $29,546      33.1
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      445   $22,069      13.5         270   $26,917       7.7
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                   50   $35,125      64.0          25   $30,938      33.3
Statistical Assistants                                         270   $28,214      37.7         180   $37,031      42.0
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         3,480   $34,092      40.4       2,290   $40,145      41.7

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                       2,675   $28,626      13.0       1,495   $33,929      15.2
Agricultural Inspectors                                        245   $37,566      42.8         200   $40,455      41.4
Animal Breeders                                                 15   $52,292       0.0          10  $101,563       0.0
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     865   $13,563       5.2         290   $27,174      11.5
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                          21,150   $13,414       3.7       7,850   $18,025       5.9
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                          4,435   $31,443      12.7         950   $30,840      13.3
Hunters and Trappers                                            10   $26,071      70.0           0         .        .
Forest and Conservation Workers                                900   $14,233      11.7         330   $28,750      17.4
Logging Workers                                              6,995   $29,657       2.8       3,045   $35,018       2.5

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                             19,790   $44,900      10.4      14,525   $48,465      10.5
Boilermakers                                                   435   $45,319       8.5         180   $50,735      19.1
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                    2,210   $29,935       3.7       1,065   $40,000       3.8
Carpenters                                                  36,440   $27,943       9.3      19,015   $33,602       8.8
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers              4,545   $30,689       4.7       2,500   $36,174       3.9
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                    2,010   $30,287       4.2         920   $39,193       4.6
Contruction Laborers                                        22,265   $25,462       6.7      10,395   $32,403       7.0
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators             335   $31,655       3.9         140   $31,488       0.0
Pile-Driver Operators                                           70   $30,278       0.0          20   $64,196       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                  8,185   $37,423       3.3       4,670   $41,155       4.2
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                     5,415   $29,486       2.0       2,655   $35,801       2.3
Electricians                                                18,095   $41,288       7.4      12,920   $44,541       6.9
Glaziers                                                     1,430   $31,991       2.3       1,075   $34,775       3.1
Insulation Workers                                           1,160   $32,794       2.7         720   $37,091       4.3
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                      10,450   $25,079       6.8       5,275   $31,733       5.2
Paperhangers                                                    60   $32,308      10.0          25   $40,156       0.0
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters         11,535   $39,130       4.1       7,540   $41,369       3.7
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                   655   $26,938       5.2         195   $36,677       9.6
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                       160   $32,500       0.0         115   $42,292       0.0
Roofers                                                      4,555   $25,102       2.8       1,990   $31,010       2.7
Sheet Metal Workers                                          4,235   $37,791       4.4       2,970   $41,452       4.8
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                            1,695   $32,596       3.1         970   $39,053       2.7
Helpers, Construction Trades                                   420   $12,266       5.0         145   $30,536       8.8
Construction and Building Inspectors                         1,980   $41,292      24.7       1,385   $44,230      26.1
Elevator Installers and Repairers                              530   $51,029       8.5         395   $52,275       8.4



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

          WASHINGTON; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 620   $20,597       3.1         270   $27,755       3.3
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            655   $32,332       9.3         445   $40,642      11.9
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  1,670   $34,779       4.3       1,200   $36,171       3.9
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    160   $38,795       5.7         115   $38,259       7.8
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                   145   $36,316       0.0          80   $36,382       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                 570   $33,115       1.1         365   $36,364       0.0
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                          25  $106,000       0.0          15  $107,500       0.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                              580   $37,826       0.0         325   $40,417       0.0
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                     180   $31,667       4.4         115   $40,357       4.4
Mining Machine Operators                                       335   $37,162       0.3         235   $40,795       0.4
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                    10   $42,917       0.0           0         .        .
Other Extraction Workers                                       155   $39,018       5.1          75   $40,850       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   7,745   $45,984      12.0       6,780   $48,099      11.7
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  5,055   $31,592      17.3       3,495   $35,780      15.4
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              4,530   $42,595       8.0       3,615   $46,261       8.7
Avionics Technicians                                           825   $47,763       4.0         670   $50,338       4.9
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers             585   $26,164      14.5         420   $35,452      13.8
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                     75   $22,462      14.3          40   $40,000      27.5
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      250   $40,625      19.4         145   $46,346      17.1
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                     200   $25,982       7.4         110   $34,167       7.1
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                850   $26,467      11.6         635   $30,476      13.8
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                     700   $35,648      12.6         540   $36,777      12.0
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                  10,285   $47,418       7.7       8,245   $50,160       7.1
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        3,420   $30,126       3.5       2,470   $34,788       3.6
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      450   $31,250       0.0         340   $35,168       0.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                19,140   $28,995       3.3      13,645   $32,922       2.8
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                7,525   $36,380       3.6       5,965   $37,830       3.2
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  4,470   $37,977       2.1       3,330   $40,641       1.6
Small Engine Mechanics                                       1,075   $19,866       6.0         625   $25,592       5.6
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                  1,435   $20,763       3.6         840   $24,509       2.3



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.)

          WASHINGTON; 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                     320   $37,988       2.8         220   $39,024       4.1
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                   4,995   $36,495       3.7       3,740   $38,909       2.7
Home Appliance Repairers                                     1,365   $27,304       3.7         935   $31,710       5.5
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                8,045   $37,414       6.3       5,965   $40,669       5.5
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                      8,930   $30,554       6.9       6,260   $34,878       7.2
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 735   $35,536       9.3         470   $39,650       9.6
Millwrights                                                  3,000   $46,157       3.3       2,330   $47,870       3.1
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers               2,250   $56,275       7.5       1,820   $60,951       9.3
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers             3,460   $35,537       4.3       2,525   $40,585       4.3
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                 1,855   $42,233      13.9       1,445   $46,294      13.4
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    675   $29,714       5.9         450   $31,179       1.6
Commercial Divers                                              110   $32,500       0.0          55   $40,417       0.0
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  600   $27,260       4.3         410   $29,706       3.2
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers               275   $28,125       2.6         150   $31,810       4.7
Riggers                                                        595   $41,220       2.5         445   $41,617       1.8
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                               80   $47,500      13.8          65   $50,893       0.0
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         190   $19,432       0.0         105   $25,132       0.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          4,670   $27,369       8.6       2,965   $34,138       8.4

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         19,125   $42,480      12.7      15,915   $45,797      13.1
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                 1,015   $44,427       6.4         780   $47,409       8.3
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 2,250   $21,931       9.5       1,385   $24,079       6.9
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           205   $24,306       7.3         100   $31,964       8.9
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                       595   $32,480       6.1         415   $37,386       6.0
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    12,045   $23,046       6.9       7,315   $27,765       7.4
Bakers                                                       1,885   $23,569       8.1       1,060   $30,054       8.9
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    4,215   $24,894       5.3       2,720   $31,879       3.8
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                        220   $23,266      21.7         195   $23,295      24.7
Food Batchmakers                                               645   $23,254       3.4         375   $27,722       2.4
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      80   $29,063      19.8          50   $28,646      32.7
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     635   $39,042       9.6         460   $46,600       7.8
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               260   $24,107       2.7         190   $30,682       3.6
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             45   $28,929      20.5          10   $26,250       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            185   $27,772       0.0         115   $29,837       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                   1,300   $26,184       6.2         875   $28,887       5.5



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.)

          WASHINGTON; 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                               125   $43,875       9.8          75   $47,656      16.2
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                 780   $24,464       6.3         365   $27,583       7.9
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               105   $33,661       1.9          65   $39,286       3.0
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   100   $42,539       8.1          80   $43,359       0.0
Machinists                                                  12,450   $39,112       3.6       9,300   $41,420       2.9
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                   850   $35,386       2.9         550   $38,241       2.4
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic              225   $39,844       4.0         155   $51,016       5.8
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 1,160   $28,629       3.4         900   $30,561       3.1
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            105   $42,273      10.6          60   $52,143       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                          1,550   $51,049       2.4       1,230   $52,185       2.5
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                     10,265   $31,024       2.4       6,540   $34,645       2.0
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               190   $38,043       2.1         110   $40,104       0.0
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                             515   $38,558       7.6         350   $44,875       6.3
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   410   $32,975       3.2         295   $36,458       4.4
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                           675   $39,750       1.6         470   $42,386       2.3
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 4,410   $27,721       3.4       3,170   $31,457       2.4
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                395   $30,461      15.9         285   $35,771       6.0
Job Printers                                                 1,375   $25,706       8.1         870   $31,511      10.6
Prepress Technicians and Workers                               790   $30,864      15.3         550   $33,676      15.1
Printing Machine Operators                                   3,125   $32,205       6.2       2,425   $35,364       6.8
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             2,230   $20,096      11.8       1,305   $25,082      10.2
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials              445   $18,125      11.9         235   $24,081      13.5
Sewing Machine Operators                                       830   $21,548       3.7         540   $27,634       5.7
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         275   $21,346       6.9         200   $24,181       3.0
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                             110   $13,352       0.0          75   $15,865       0.0
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                               330   $24,688      12.1         155   $40,388      20.6
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                       40   $30,625       0.0          40   $30,625       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                       95   $23,700       0.0          65   $23,162       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                        25   $11,953      20.0          10   $26,250       0.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                               30   $17,500      25.0          15   $70,313      57.1
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           25   $29,911       0.0          25   $29,911       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                15   $25,278      56.3           0         .        .
Upholsterers                                                   720   $22,270       7.5         455   $29,286       5.1
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           205   $28,194       0.0         160   $28,796       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.)

          WASHINGTON; MALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                           2,205   $25,213       8.8       1,475   $28,061       8.0
Furniture Finishers                                            375   $20,556       7.5         240   $23,173       8.8
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood         2,130   $25,060       3.0       1,280   $29,607       2.9
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                              1,075   $25,505       5.5         675   $27,326       5.8
Woodworkers, All Other                                         985   $23,351      14.8         585   $27,292      10.6
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           885   $60,271      13.0         795   $60,943      12.1
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                    2,155   $41,429       9.4       1,705   $43,022       9.4
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                    1,450   $36,425       9.5       1,175   $36,719       9.9
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       685   $47,164       9.3         555   $46,843       9.4
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                1,280   $42,473      15.2         895   $50,396      14.6
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    1,360   $29,297       0.9         875   $33,933       1.4
Cutting Workers                                              1,100   $23,272       3.7         685   $26,855       2.8
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              475   $26,351       3.8         385   $32,216       1.3
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      465   $39,632       2.6         340   $42,031       0.0
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         13,310   $37,223      17.4       9,490   $43,243      17.8
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  570   $30,676       5.6         450   $32,303       6.7
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        1,445   $31,402       9.9       1,080   $34,808       5.5
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          1,935   $20,956       5.5       1,270   $25,267       5.2
Painting Workers                                             3,460   $30,330       3.7       2,375   $35,101       3.8
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                      745   $20,954      28.2         460   $22,398      33.3
Semiconductor Processors                                        55   $21,094      25.5          40   $28,542      19.5
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             355   $35,000       4.8         275   $41,413       6.2
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        225   $22,188       1.8         160   $28,173       2.5
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders           100   $37,857       0.0          80   $39,107       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                          145   $27,500      11.0         110   $34,583       7.4
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      545   $24,946      16.4         350   $29,271      18.7
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders         1,350   $46,647       4.7       1,055   $48,585       4.3
Tire Builders                                                   60   $27,059       0.0          50   $35,417       0.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                     515   $22,978       4.9         260   $30,893       1.6
Production Workers, All Other                               15,885   $28,826       5.0      10,670   $32,379       5.7

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    4,305   $40,593      17.5       3,450   $42,416      18.2
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                         5,080   $71,711      74.5       3,210   $80,482      73.0
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  980   $66,653      33.2         885   $67,574      34.2



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.)

          WASHINGTON; 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                                           10   $20,000       0.0           4   $41,250       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  6,700   $26,438      16.4       3,580   $36,598      14.7
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                      60,690   $30,766       5.5      39,325   $35,451       5.1
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   3,075   $18,183      16.7       1,430   $24,602      16.1
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                             370    $9,572       8.4         125   $33,056       8.1
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                             995   $53,950       6.5         825   $56,806       6.0
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                   345   $47,083       3.5         285   $50,366       4.2
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                            820   $56,629      14.0         640   $60,000      14.4
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                       90   $40,862       5.6          80   $40,776       6.1
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                    1,730   $41,361       8.1         780   $42,216       6.8
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                         1,880   $57,736      21.0         865   $57,656      19.1
Ship Engineers                                                 530   $61,505      19.8         260   $71,650      27.6
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                        210   $39,306      10.4         145   $46,786      15.1
Parking Lot Attendants                                         860   $18,109      17.1         430   $21,888      19.0
Service Station Attendants                                   1,340   $16,535       3.1         730   $22,723       2.9
Transportation Inspectors                                    1,310   $49,167      16.1       1,120   $50,063      14.9
Other Transportation Workers                                   285   $40,288       8.5         200   $41,202       8.9
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  25   $41,094       0.0          25   $41,719       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                    2,050   $47,145       3.7       1,575   $48,705       3.2
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators            1,365   $31,662       3.4         765   $39,234       2.5
Hoist and Winch Operators                                      300   $33,036       6.4         175   $36,518       7.5
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                      10,060   $24,732       2.0       6,385   $28,433       1.7
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                          4,460   $16,605       4.2       2,005   $25,031       6.0
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      29,605   $22,962       6.5      15,930   $30,569       6.5
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                 875   $23,729       1.5         560   $27,972       2.3
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  2,660   $15,233       5.8       1,145   $24,256       5.4
Pumping Station Operators                                      175   $45,263       4.6          75   $46,974      10.5
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                   1,405   $25,144       1.4         785   $31,569       1.3
Shuttle Car Operators                                           10   $67,917       0.0           4   $68,750       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                              155   $40,363       4.5          95   $43,472       7.2
Material Moving Workers, All Other                           1,255   $33,233       3.7         810   $40,386       2.6

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