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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Occupation - Wisconsin: Both Sexes

(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                                           2,765,780   $26,331      25.0   1,826,635   $32,197      26.8

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            21,900   $77,026      54.7      18,820   $81,834      56.3
General and Operations Managers                             17,020   $50,253      44.1      15,025   $51,694      44.2
Legislators                                                    420   $32,361      59.9         215   $42,135      70.9
Advertising and Promotions Managers                          1,575   $35,717      61.7       1,205   $39,510      62.7
Marketing and Sales Managers                                21,180   $45,552      57.7      17,640   $50,844      58.6
Public Relations Managers                                    1,495   $42,784      59.5       1,310   $47,038      59.3
Administrative Services Managers                             1,480   $45,059      34.5       1,285   $46,814      36.5
Computer and Information Systems Managers                    5,900   $60,433      56.5       5,210   $61,894      57.4
Financial Managers                                          16,485   $39,139      50.7      13,800   $42,145      52.8
Human Resources Managers                                     7,585   $41,219      49.2       6,140   $46,254      50.7
Industrial Production Managers                               8,570   $50,960      36.7       7,805   $51,580      37.5
Purchasing Managers                                          3,775   $47,627      45.1       3,345   $49,884      45.5
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers           4,710   $38,354      23.7       4,080   $40,480      23.5
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                 8,400   $25,162      12.0       6,320   $28,220      13.1
Farmers and Ranchers                                        33,070   $15,768       8.5      24,475   $18,167       8.4
Construction Managers                                       11,110   $46,101      24.3       8,915   $50,391      26.1
Education Administrators                                    13,605   $41,756      75.4       8,935   $48,117      77.1
Engineering Managers                                         3,265   $71,516      74.6       2,930   $73,470      76.8
Food Service Managers                                       13,170   $24,818      17.1       9,525   $27,655      18.8
Funeral Directors                                            1,100   $37,452      33.8         865   $41,051      29.0
Gaming Managers                                                545   $31,875      24.0         375   $32,418      21.4
Lodging Managers                                             3,345   $24,271      30.2       2,230   $28,217      33.2
Medical and Health Services Managers                         7,710   $41,187      55.0       6,525   $44,575      55.7
Natural Sciences Managers                                      330   $57,083      89.7         295   $59,185      93.5
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           925   $42,383      18.2         750   $45,293      19.4
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   6,015   $27,748      32.6       4,060   $32,481      32.9
Social and Community Service Managers                        5,185   $30,950      60.7       3,780   $36,128      65.6
Managers, All Other                                         34,265   $44,191      44.3      28,375   $48,814      45.6

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 440   $25,192      45.0         305   $31,352      38.9
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    370   $37,350      24.4         305   $39,722      29.4
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            5,115   $26,396      30.1       3,455   $32,512      33.1
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                              7,055   $34,336      31.7       6,005   $36,067      32.8
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              7,810   $28,016      30.5       6,320   $29,982      30.2
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      1,760   $32,612      45.6       1,340   $36,098      44.2
Cost Estimators                                              2,790   $38,023      26.2       2,315   $40,321      27.6



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

          WISCONSIN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               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                                               17,880   $31,493      46.5      13,625   $34,820      46.2
Logisticians                                                   550   $36,513      48.1         465   $40,491      53.1
Management Analysts                                          8,220   $43,939      66.7       5,770   $50,937      66.3
Meeting and Convention Planners                                525   $30,094      37.3         380   $36,286      38.4
Other Business Operations Specialists                        4,215   $30,736      33.8       3,105   $33,663      34.9
Accountants and Auditors                                    33,500   $32,877      62.3      25,425   $37,321      63.5
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      1,925   $35,825      41.2       1,420   $41,885      41.7
Budget Analysts                                                560   $38,778      58.7         450   $40,466      60.1
Credit Analysts                                                540   $28,164      52.3         415   $30,301      58.4
Financial Analysts                                             685   $37,690      73.1         560   $40,903      76.6
Personal Financial Advisors                                  4,155   $44,099      66.3       3,280   $51,019      68.4
Insurance Underwriters                                       2,645   $33,518      42.6       2,235   $35,112      44.2
Financial Examiners                                            180   $41,071      62.4         145   $48,173      65.5
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 6,290   $31,902      43.0       5,245   $34,185      44.2
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  720   $37,000      55.2         560   $40,093      59.6
Tax Preparers                                                2,265   $12,299      43.4         710   $30,556      43.7
Financial Specialists, All Other                               550   $36,136      45.6         505   $37,742      48.8

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                      12,815   $47,055      57.6      10,410   $50,759      58.3
Computer Programmers                                        12,130   $43,402      57.1       9,615   $47,260      56.8
Computer Software Engineers                                  8,730   $49,158      65.6       7,015   $51,642      65.8
Computer Support Specialists                                 8,075   $32,558      39.3       6,090   $36,808      40.9
Database Administrators                                      1,480   $46,866      61.9       1,180   $53,633      64.1
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  3,450   $42,183      37.0       2,940   $45,183      36.9
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts              4,895   $37,148      44.0       3,675   $41,809      42.0
Actuaries                                                      775   $59,853      98.5         690   $61,909      98.7
Mathematicians                                                   4   $61,250     100.0           4   $61,250     100.0
Operations Research Analysts                                 1,490   $37,813      61.0       1,100   $42,763      62.8
Statisticians                                                  325   $41,726      82.6         230   $47,917      81.7
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  65   $32,750     100.0          35   $36,442     100.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     2,845   $43,482      73.9       2,335   $47,068      75.8
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                785   $33,857      74.8         640   $34,964      74.5
Aerospace Engineers                                            340   $47,095      60.8         295   $51,705      57.8
Agricultural Engineers                                         150   $51,563      58.3         135   $51,563      57.8
Biomedical Engineers                                           185   $50,278      76.6         130   $51,759      69.7
Chemical Engineers                                             935   $50,523      65.4         735   $56,563      68.6
Civil Engineers                                              4,510   $49,014      79.8       3,720   $51,056      80.4
Computer Hardware Engineers                                    745   $34,695      36.3         540   $39,453      37.3
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                          5,150   $53,289      66.1       4,500   $55,810      68.1
Environmental Engineers                                        700   $50,108      76.8         630   $50,901      78.6
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            6,200   $47,892      55.9       5,205   $50,243      55.2
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                           50   $43,250      54.9          40   $45,000      65.0



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.)

          WISCONSIN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                          1,225   $49,814      53.2       1,055   $51,600      52.9
Mechanical Engineers                                         9,140   $50,974      64.5       7,915   $52,189      64.9
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                              45   $50,000      45.5          45   $50,000      45.5
Nuclear Engineers                                               15   $27,083      80.0           4   $37,500      50.0
Petroleum Engineers                                             20   $55,313      57.9          10   $55,938     100.0
Engineers, All Others                                        5,735   $50,671      66.8       4,755   $52,332      67.1
Drafters                                                     6,130   $33,123      14.0       4,805   $36,258      13.2
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                    10,375   $35,607      13.8       8,500   $38,006      13.7
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                            1,250   $32,099       8.2         895   $36,413       6.0

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                             1,025   $34,083      70.9         730   $36,886      73.4
Biological Scientists                                        1,915   $32,660      92.2       1,295   $38,537      92.1
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                        1,050   $37,712      83.1         895   $40,128      83.9
Medical Scientists                                           1,215   $35,313      99.9         925   $40,840     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                     170   $61,250      90.1         150   $60,662      88.7
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                               160   $50,139      84.8         120   $49,750      80.2
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            2,435   $40,427      89.3       1,915   $42,813      89.7
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                   1,115   $38,902      94.9         915   $40,906      96.1
Physical Scientists, All Other                               3,265   $36,090      97.0       2,305   $43,493      97.2
Economists                                                     235   $46,328     100.0         155   $50,817     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                    2,295   $40,380      68.5       1,700   $44,812      69.9
Psychologists                                                3,385   $42,677      99.1       1,815   $48,911      99.0
Sociologists                                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Urban and Regional Planners                                    355   $50,318      93.8         280   $51,818      92.1
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            475   $25,556      94.7         285   $36,250      98.9
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                    1,530   $29,192      21.7       1,150   $31,804      22.3
Biological Technicians                                         640   $26,570      42.6         435   $31,360      38.8
Chemical Technicians                                         2,125   $33,463      26.6       1,735   $37,041      26.4
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                            25   $31,250      36.0          15   $36,250      25.0
Nuclear Technicians                                             30   $55,000      18.8          30   $55,750      20.7
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         2,730   $20,833      39.9       1,455   $31,478      40.9

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                  10,400   $27,894      69.7       5,350   $31,420      68.6
Social Workers                                              14,230   $29,669      79.1      10,075   $31,991      78.9
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               5,120   $26,269      54.3       3,500   $30,386      57.4
Clergy                                                       7,575   $27,980      86.1       5,530   $31,052      88.4
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                1,215   $22,091      67.5         635   $28,892      78.0
Religious Workers, All Other                                 1,330   $17,611      57.1         675   $27,109      67.5

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                     10,835   $66,772      99.5       8,840   $73,641      99.5
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                805   $68,864      79.4         685   $80,347      84.1
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              3,985   $26,605      30.3       2,805   $30,195      26.2
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          3,210   $26,031      35.2       2,070   $31,353      32.8



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.)

          WISCONSIN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               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                                      26,275   $37,149      91.2      16,820   $48,081      92.4
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                         10,400   $13,277      37.8       6,125   $16,702      36.8
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       66,190   $35,212      97.0      50,740   $38,893      98.0
Secondary School Teachers                                   19,410   $36,792      97.0      15,225   $40,649      98.3
Special Education Teachers                                   3,675   $33,565      90.1       3,030   $36,237      92.8
Other Teachers and Instructors                               8,385   $12,217      50.8       2,665   $30,124      52.1
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   555   $26,439      84.9         300   $32,824      89.4
Librarians                                                   4,415   $31,410      85.8       2,030   $35,471      91.9
Library Technicians                                            775    $9,819      20.0         195   $25,598      16.5
Teacher Assistants                                          17,545   $11,428      17.4       2,695   $16,232      15.0
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers               1,270   $32,963      73.4         800   $38,710      71.8

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  4,405   $17,132      40.8       2,340   $27,096      42.4
Designers                                                   16,265   $26,012      37.6      10,540   $32,150      37.7
Actors                                                         260   $10,900      65.9          30   $25,179      51.7
Producers and Directors                                      1,785   $30,696      65.8       1,205   $34,437      74.6
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               3,270   $10,038      41.7         890   $36,352      57.0
Dancers and Choreographers                                     350   $10,563      13.1         110   $22,109      22.0
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       2,270   $10,590      51.4         600   $31,490      58.5
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           335   $10,662      28.5         110   $20,000      13.4
Announcers                                                   1,050   $22,948      29.4         660   $27,215      35.4
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                 1,590   $23,411      70.2       1,050   $27,275      75.8
Public Relations Specialists                                 2,470   $31,451      65.2       1,685   $36,844      70.6
Editors                                                      2,930   $29,104      76.6       1,920   $35,086      79.1
Technical Writers                                            1,390   $32,959      63.6         975   $37,411      66.3
Writers and Authors                                          2,460   $25,603      78.8       1,215   $36,353      80.6
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  835   $18,896      36.3         250   $26,285      44.2
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                            1,215   $31,276      28.8         880   $38,031      31.4
Photographers                                                2,195   $21,147      36.5       1,235   $30,552      38.6
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                        280   $25,185      51.1         170   $31,250      59.3
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      4   $23,750     100.0           0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                1,540   $62,697      95.7       1,115   $67,862      96.9
Dentists                                                     3,055  $102,466     100.0       1,735  $104,755     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                 1,865   $26,603      76.2       1,035   $35,349      72.8
Optometrists                                                   655   $70,865     100.0         435   $93,182     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  3,830   $67,163      96.8       2,635   $72,076      97.8
Physicians and Surgeons                                     12,490  $123,782      99.7       9,080  $133,783      99.8
Physician Assistants                                         1,365   $36,028      54.7         890   $44,265      52.9



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.)

          WISCONSIN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                    170   $85,104     100.0         125   $87,292     100.0
Registered Nurses                                           49,870   $34,057      55.1      25,085   $41,188      54.9
Audiologists                                                   210   $38,077      99.5         145   $41,726      99.3
Occupational Therapists                                      2,120   $31,613      87.0         935   $39,382      86.6
Physical Therapists                                          3,010   $41,988      91.5       1,700   $48,104      91.2
Radiation Therapists                                           185   $38,235      19.0         145   $40,491      19.6
Recreational Therapists                                        545   $22,188      58.5         340   $27,733      66.0
Respiratory Therapists                                       1,535   $32,104      18.5         930   $37,373      20.4
Speech-Language Pathologists                                 2,620   $36,590      99.1         750   $40,529      99.5
Therapists, All Others                                       1,840   $20,818      70.2         760   $35,195      81.5
Veterinarians                                                1,865   $50,010     100.0       1,360   $55,425     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                    125   $31,012      90.6          55   $35,978     100.0
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   7,175   $27,251      58.9       4,235   $34,167      60.6
Dental Hygienists                                            3,340   $30,977      24.2       1,165   $39,920      28.9
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             5,115   $30,660      14.4       3,075   $35,543      15.3
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 1,595   $23,750      13.1         875   $31,466      10.1
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                6,645   $19,546      11.8       3,640   $23,834      11.8
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses           10,955   $23,483       5.9       5,655   $27,753       6.1
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians           3,045   $17,595       7.8       1,785   $20,317       7.7
Opticians, Dispensing                                        1,200   $21,049       8.8         835   $22,492       6.1
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians           1,385   $24,587      20.5         935   $28,918      21.8
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                1,295   $36,102      66.4       1,015   $37,917      67.7

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 44,395   $15,875       5.7      20,940   $20,614       5.7
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                    400   $21,571       4.8         155   $27,661       4.5
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                      1,150   $21,887      13.3         615   $28,011       9.4
Massage Therapists                                           1,365   $14,288      28.9         365   $20,915      20.2
Dental Assistants                                            4,900   $17,839       6.1       2,375   $21,324       5.3
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                14,035   $17,575       8.9       7,360   $21,238       8.0

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     840   $40,394      28.1         770   $40,829      29.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 1,845   $50,161      36.5       1,655   $50,426      38.3
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                           835   $55,967      26.9         760   $56,235      28.3
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other           1,290   $30,943      23.1         980   $35,577      22.8
Fire Fighters                                                3,850   $48,076      14.4       3,440   $49,079      15.2
Fire Inspectors                                                325   $40,048      39.1         260   $41,346      41.2
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   6,370   $31,855      13.6       5,545   $32,431      12.6
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                        1,495   $47,526      42.9       1,270   $48,125      40.9
Fish and Game Wardens                                          110   $36,429      57.3          90   $35,000      58.9



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.)

          WISCONSIN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                    235   $26,168      21.0         155   $27,398      25.5
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                          10,555   $41,487      30.9       9,210   $41,956      31.6
Transit and Railroad Police                                     10    $6,875      16.7           4   $35,000      50.0
Animal Control Workers                                         125   $10,156      38.9          25   $26,250       8.0
Private Detectives and Investigators                           840   $29,637      39.2         595   $35,434      44.0
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             9,565   $19,634      10.8       5,325   $25,351      12.7
Crossing Guards                                              1,270    $4,676       4.6          50   $31,058       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                765    $6,239      21.4         125   $22,357      28.2

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         3,875   $21,793       7.7       2,645   $25,441       8.4
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                       10,340   $17,270       9.2       6,655   $21,094       8.9
Cooks                                                       26,820   $11,895       4.1      10,940   $17,390       3.7
Food Preparation Workers                                     7,010    $8,527       4.9       1,815   $16,577       6.4
Bartenders                                                  12,740   $10,716       7.5       5,110   $16,016       7.3
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        5,265   $10,532       3.7       1,830   $16,356       1.9
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                1,375    $6,678       3.9         240   $15,197       9.5
Waiters and Waitresses                                      23,800    $9,653       8.6       6,290   $15,688       7.5
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  2,765   $10,586       2.2         865   $18,768       2.8
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                    1,755    $7,818       5.4         515   $16,411       3.1
Dishwashers                                                  3,325    $7,012       2.3         825   $13,281       3.5
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                       1,875    $8,600       7.5         435   $17,378       4.4
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     35   $17,969      13.5          15   $16,875       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         3,555   $23,386       6.1       2,425   $27,542       7.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                        2,310   $28,683      17.5       1,485   $32,827      18.4
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              43,320   $17,146       4.2      22,725   $24,757       3.9
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                             18,980   $10,663       2.5       6,755   $16,587       2.5
Pest Control Workers                                           465   $26,523       8.2         325   $30,469       8.0
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                 12,645   $15,773       6.6       5,120   $25,647       6.3

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers            1,280   $27,344      18.3         955   $29,828      18.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    2,885   $22,016      16.9       2,165   $25,910      17.4
Animal Trainers                                                480   $12,375      17.2         270   $20,054      15.9
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    2,035   $13,112      12.0       1,025   $20,420      10.8



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.)

          WISCONSIN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                               1,285   $22,048       5.5         800   $26,571       3.8
Motion Picture Projectionists                                  125   $12,202      25.0          75   $20,882      12.2
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     465    $4,552      14.5          75   $17,292       0.0
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                    1,425    $7,902      17.2         385   $23,837      13.0
Funeral Service Workers                                        135   $15,536      11.9          45   $32,109       6.7
Barbers                                                      1,410   $19,605       7.4         840   $22,150       8.6
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists              13,565   $15,092       7.7       6,190   $20,294       8.2
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                    1,275   $13,732       5.2         555   $20,602       6.3
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                      400   $11,516       6.8         135   $22,639       6.6
Tour and Travel Guides                                         590    $6,578      29.1         115   $20,741      31.0
Transportation Attendants                                    1,285   $22,237      29.8         410   $28,214      39.5
Child Care Workers                                          23,440    $8,794      13.2       9,985   $14,163      10.5
Personal and Home Care Aides                                 6,240   $11,212      11.3       2,260   $17,402       9.9
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               5,095   $13,892      36.4       2,035   $25,721      39.7
Residential Advisors                                         1,105    $9,133      18.2         425   $20,179      23.8
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   530   $10,603      20.9         195   $20,802      12.4

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   54,125   $26,778      21.8      43,300   $30,115      22.2
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   16,390   $37,919      31.5      13,855   $40,873      32.1
Cashiers                                                    32,425   $10,586       6.4      11,250   $18,238       6.7
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    1,820   $11,200       8.5         720   $21,250       7.2
Parts Salespersons                                           2,355   $26,946       4.8       1,950   $28,750       4.4
Retail Salespersons                                         56,905   $16,021      19.7      28,670   $26,942      21.7
Advertising Sales Agents                                     4,540   $31,345      41.3       3,165   $35,854      42.0
Insurance Sales Agents                                      11,075   $35,687      41.6       8,500   $39,816      43.9
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                               4,585   $37,726      52.8       3,540   $43,320      52.6
Travel Agents                                                2,615   $20,667      17.9       1,665   $24,555      17.7
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                  10,780   $37,482      36.2       8,320   $41,662      36.8
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          31,075   $40,072      38.7      25,615   $42,242      40.4
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                 1,095    $4,739      10.3         155   $30,139      14.4
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         9,360   $31,115      32.3       6,125   $39,713      33.6
Sales Engineers                                              1,170   $61,008      59.0       1,080   $61,171      59.4
Telemarketers                                                3,595   $10,753      14.7       1,165   $21,297      16.2
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        4,145    $8,226      16.0       1,090   $24,070      12.1
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         3,985   $26,587      40.2       2,525   $35,422      48.4

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              29,885   $30,128      24.0      23,895   $32,261      24.1
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service           1,420   $15,591       4.9         710   $21,471       1.4



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.)

          WISCONSIN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                            900   $19,490      10.2         480   $25,853      13.7
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   130   $26,023      20.6          75   $31,354      21.3
Bill and Account Collectors                                  3,245   $22,824      16.2       2,275   $25,282      14.6
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             8,080   $21,598      12.6       5,515   $24,029      13.3
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                36,775   $20,777      10.6      22,940   $24,555       9.4
Gaming Cage Workers                                            230   $18,011       7.8         120   $21,553      14.3
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                               5,140   $25,181      11.5       3,745   $27,351       9.6
Procurement Clerks                                             820   $25,426      13.8         675   $26,162      15.5
Tellers                                                      8,555   $15,128       9.7       4,450   $18,379       9.4
Brokerage Clerks                                               190   $23,977      20.9         150   $25,917      20.8
Correspondence Clerks                                          265   $21,094      19.2         140   $24,677       0.0
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                         1,345   $25,170      17.1         925   $30,433      17.6
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                        835   $23,594      23.9         590   $27,026      24.8
Customer Service Representatives                            44,055   $22,101      18.3      28,745   $26,365      19.1
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                  895   $29,949      36.7         650   $29,919      36.9
File Clerks                                                  5,425   $16,754      12.4       2,820   $22,318      11.1
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                         1,750   $11,135       9.8         620   $16,981      11.7
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     3,535   $11,724      21.7       1,075   $21,656      14.5
Library Assistants, Clerical                                 3,290   $11,571      31.9         830   $22,832      29.7
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                 2,600   $22,445      20.8       2,045   $24,551      21.2
New Account Clerks                                             225   $21,042      23.2         135   $26,691      32.3
Order Clerks                                                 4,855   $17,048      13.7       2,555   $24,004      12.4
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                1,035   $25,328      25.2         765   $27,686      24.4
Receptionists and Information Clerks                        23,400   $15,682       9.0      11,160   $20,609       8.6
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              1,845   $20,397      21.8       1,080   $25,979      18.9
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                     2,010   $20,102      12.5       1,080   $25,202      12.6
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       175   $26,696      11.6         155   $27,321       9.0
Couriers and Messengers                                      3,600   $16,555      12.0       1,565   $27,464       8.3
Dispatchers                                                  4,970   $28,582      11.7       3,830   $30,996      12.1
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       635   $35,226       9.4         485   $37,820       9.5
Postal Service Clerks                                        3,130   $37,983      12.5       2,390   $39,495      14.1
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 7,145   $38,038      12.4       5,515   $40,017      12.6
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               2,580   $37,114      11.2       2,045   $38,555      12.6
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  9,665   $30,647      20.5       7,795   $32,421      20.3
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                     18,865   $23,847       4.5      13,945   $26,413       4.0
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              22,695   $18,282       6.7      12,875   $25,162       6.3
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                              1,895   $23,906       8.1       1,260   $27,221       7.2
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                   71,990   $21,276      11.6      44,260   $25,249      10.7
Computer Operators                                           5,415   $25,963      17.1       3,985   $29,957      17.4
Data Entry Keyers                                           13,310   $17,866      11.7       6,930   $22,880       9.2
Word Processors and Typists                                  3,790   $20,104      11.2       2,160   $24,127       8.2
Desktop Publishers                                             410   $26,802      31.5         275   $34,063      28.3
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                6,780   $22,210      16.3       4,985   $24,377      16.9



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.)

          WISCONSIN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               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                                             3,480   $16,743       8.4       1,790   $21,524       8.6
Office Clerks, General                                      27,775   $18,226      12.2      14,635   $24,632      10.4
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                    1,060   $16,472      10.5         540   $22,403      14.6
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                  385   $15,583      46.6         200   $22,115      61.0
Statistical Assistants                                         610   $24,167      19.1         420   $26,909      16.5
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other        10,880   $23,480      25.5       7,085   $27,766      24.8

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         755   $27,168      17.2         560   $31,250      19.2
Agricultural Inspectors                                        175   $37,411      35.0         135   $40,329      31.6
Animal Breeders                                                120   $20,417      24.8          95   $26,250      25.3
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                   1,230   $16,349       2.5         580   $24,240       2.8
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                          14,180   $13,024       7.7       7,340   $19,757       7.0
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                            280   $14,783       8.6         130   $26,538      12.1
Hunters and Trappers                                            10    $4,375       0.0           4   $16,250       0.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                                420   $24,130      19.9         245   $30,318      19.8
Logging Workers                                              3,140   $21,463       4.4       1,825   $25,697       2.9

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                             15,370   $41,170       8.4      11,120   $44,033       9.2
Boilermakers                                                   300   $41,950       4.0         190   $42,431       2.6
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                    4,900   $32,493       3.0       2,610   $37,762       3.6
Carpenters                                                  31,575   $27,195       6.5      19,975   $31,371       6.1
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers              3,465   $30,576       2.9       2,285   $33,733       3.0
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                    2,225   $30,805       2.4         935   $36,703       4.4
Contruction Laborers                                        18,905   $26,577       4.0       9,945   $31,272       4.0
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators             380   $35,231       0.5          70   $31,125       0.0
Pile-Driver Operators                                           25   $50,000       0.0          20   $55,833       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                  8,165   $35,468       1.9       3,855   $36,761       2.7
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                     3,500   $27,378       2.5       2,100   $33,538       2.7
Electricians                                                16,460   $40,631       5.3      13,555   $42,334       5.2
Glaziers                                                       800   $29,818       4.1         610   $32,241       3.9
Insulation Workers                                             885   $31,806       5.9         610   $36,337       4.8
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                       8,310   $23,815       6.9       4,410   $30,570       4.8
Paperhangers                                                   255   $26,134       9.1         115   $34,306       8.7
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters         10,555   $40,622       6.2       7,855   $43,287       6.2
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                   715   $28,144       3.9         390   $30,125       1.8
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                        95   $48,309       0.0          60   $49,338       0.0
Roofers                                                      4,355   $21,748       2.8       1,750   $28,681       1.1
Sheet Metal Workers                                          4,865   $36,298       3.4       3,680   $37,747       3.1
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                            1,650   $36,951       0.5       1,105   $38,729       0.6
Helpers, Construction Trades                                   845   $25,581       1.3         460   $28,525       1.3
Construction and Building Inspectors                         1,220   $37,731      30.0         945   $40,776      32.1
Elevator Installers and Repairers                              340   $51,188       4.4         285   $52,026       5.2



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.)

          WISCONSIN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 315   $19,250       4.4         135   $25,664       5.8
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            305   $26,875       8.8         145   $36,964      11.0
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  3,335   $30,963       2.5       2,585   $32,219       1.8
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    290   $34,079       3.1         220   $36,354       2.7
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                   395   $29,671       1.8         300   $31,658       2.3
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                 520   $27,426       4.1         340   $31,400       4.7
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                           4   $46,250       0.0           4   $46,250       0.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                              605   $31,681       8.1         415   $34,250       8.0
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                     130   $24,625      13.1          95   $36,875       4.3
Mining Machine Operators                                       185   $32,981       6.0         125   $36,146       8.8
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                     4   $13,750       0.0           4   $13,750       0.0
Other Extraction Workers                                       115   $26,125       0.0          80   $27,438       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   7,690   $40,898       9.7       6,740   $41,851       9.6
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  4,575   $30,715      15.9       3,430   $34,173      15.9
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              3,385   $38,298       4.1       2,755   $40,726       3.4
Avionics Technicians                                           180   $38,214       9.9         140   $39,679      12.8
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers             735   $31,203       4.2         600   $33,986       4.8
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                     55   $26,029       0.0          35   $26,838       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      305   $46,500       1.3         260   $51,188       0.8
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                     750   $42,236       6.7         635   $49,018       6.5
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                755   $26,617       3.4         550   $28,567       4.2
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                     470   $30,324       5.3         385   $30,823       4.4
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                   2,110   $40,557       5.2       1,740   $41,711       5.6
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        3,980   $28,488       1.4       3,335   $31,025       1.0
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      325   $31,425       3.1         280   $32,344       3.6
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                17,860   $27,875       3.1      14,330   $30,325       2.9
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                8,225   $33,392       2.0       7,000   $35,132       1.8
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  4,395   $33,125       2.1       3,695   $34,591       2.2
Small Engine Mechanics                                       1,410   $24,958       3.6       1,070   $26,810       2.3
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                    940   $20,609       3.0         630   $21,976       2.4



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.)

          WISCONSIN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                     420   $38,125       2.6         365   $38,969       1.9
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                   5,790   $33,191       3.8       4,590   $36,190       3.7
Home Appliance Repairers                                     1,055   $24,295       5.9         815   $27,616       5.5
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics               16,000   $37,598       3.0      13,880   $39,452       2.6
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                     10,385   $30,846       5.5       8,100   $32,798       5.0
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 665   $36,862       2.2         540   $39,191       2.8
Millwrights                                                  3,240   $46,463       4.0       2,610   $48,229       4.4
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers               2,610   $47,797       3.7       2,220   $50,044       3.9
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers             2,565   $33,500       4.1       1,990   $38,318       3.9
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                 1,425   $32,117      12.0       1,000   $37,333       9.5
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                  1,340   $26,432       5.7       1,005   $29,072       7.2
Commercial Divers                                                4   $78,750       0.0           4   $78,750       0.0
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  530   $24,795       5.9         415   $26,993       5.5
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers               190   $22,051       0.0         120   $25,278       0.0
Riggers                                                         65   $34,318       6.3          50   $35,938       3.9
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                               80   $45,395       0.0          80   $45,395       0.0
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         165   $17,054       0.0          70   $24,844       0.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          4,470   $27,826       5.4       3,265   $31,561       6.0

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         41,110   $37,985      11.5      35,985   $39,730      12.0
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                    35   $26,429       5.6          30   $40,278       7.1
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 9,820   $22,212       3.8       7,130   $25,243       3.8
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                         2,145   $35,144       1.6       1,635   $38,728       1.5
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                     1,085   $29,865       2.4         825   $32,083       3.2
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    48,355   $22,960       2.9      32,795   $26,961       2.5
Bakers                                                       3,935   $16,496       6.1       2,220   $21,548       5.0
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    6,690   $23,264       2.3       4,810   $26,593       1.9
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                        625   $25,195       0.5         435   $27,056       0.7
Food Batchmakers                                             3,520   $24,720       4.8       2,465   $27,439       3.7
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                     200   $22,019       0.0         135   $25,938       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                   2,990   $30,503       4.8       2,440   $32,184       5.8
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               785   $26,439       2.9         620   $30,417       2.9
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            415   $32,392       0.5         325   $35,027       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            600   $22,366       2.0         410   $26,563       2.9
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                   7,400   $25,504       1.8       5,445   $28,502       1.9



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

          WISCONSIN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               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                               495   $27,560       1.8         350   $29,583       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                               4,230   $29,053       2.1       3,260   $31,645       1.8
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               790   $28,810       1.3         640   $30,482       1.1
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   155   $26,406      10.3         130   $28,125      12.1
Machinists                                                  22,390   $34,365       2.0      18,705   $35,994       1.7
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                 1,685   $30,621       2.0       1,420   $31,904       2.4
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic              950   $42,283       2.3         790   $43,929       2.0
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 5,630   $27,144       2.7       4,215   $30,357       3.3
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            205   $29,485       1.9         180   $34,464       2.2
Tool and Die Makers                                          5,875   $42,427       2.6       5,145   $43,586       2.8
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                     20,620   $31,068       1.5      16,315   $32,172       1.3
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               640   $35,089       5.6         500   $37,454       7.2
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                             205   $30,703       0.0         155   $34,297       0.0
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   775   $26,833       2.3         645   $27,997       1.4
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                           660   $34,970       2.9         545   $35,893       3.1
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                23,535   $26,761       2.9      18,080   $29,526       2.8
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                              2,805   $23,765       3.2       2,025   $27,420       3.2
Job Printers                                                 2,505   $28,097       2.6       1,960   $30,709       2.7
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             2,610   $28,241       7.7       2,015   $31,938       6.7
Printing Machine Operators                                   8,510   $31,452       3.2       7,075   $32,764       3.0
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             4,575   $14,643       3.4       2,245   $18,823       3.9
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials            1,600   $17,258       2.4         875   $23,477       1.1
Sewing Machine Operators                                     5,570   $16,647       3.2       3,420   $20,296       2.2
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         645   $20,139       3.0         490   $22,070       1.4
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                             580   $20,542       0.3         430   $21,441       0.5
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                             1,660   $12,840      16.8         815   $18,433      16.6
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                       95   $26,389       0.0          65   $29,464       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      130   $16,607       1.5          70   $19,911       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                       235   $16,080      11.9         115   $33,571       0.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              100   $21,406       9.1          80   $38,611      11.5
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           20   $17,115       0.0          20   $17,115       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                45   $21,875      51.1          30   $22,222      33.3
Upholsterers                                                   880   $21,673       7.4         600   $26,422       6.8
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           335   $20,200       4.8         225   $21,693       5.8



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.)

          WISCONSIN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                           2,100   $25,159       5.3       1,525   $28,147       4.2
Furniture Finishers                                            680   $20,567      10.1         420   $25,944       4.5
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                            65   $33,393       0.0          60   $34,107       0.0
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood         2,515   $21,134       3.2       1,775   $22,602       3.4
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                              1,620   $21,618       1.9       1,145   $23,621       1.6
Woodworkers, All Other                                       1,355   $19,830      10.7         785   $24,583      12.1
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           985   $53,348      10.9         870   $55,495      11.8
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                    2,315   $38,114       5.8       1,995   $39,550       5.8
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                    1,390   $36,468       7.7       1,225   $37,040       7.3
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       330   $36,908       4.0         245   $38,056       5.3
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                1,965   $33,002       8.4       1,655   $35,331       9.0
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    3,840   $29,255       4.0       2,770   $31,301       4.6
Cutting Workers                                              4,310   $24,987       3.0       3,005   $28,623       3.0
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                            1,790   $29,052       2.9       1,400   $30,629       2.6
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      650   $30,536       2.9         545   $33,850       2.6
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         24,675   $25,669       8.6      17,430   $30,057       8.3
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  520   $18,889      26.3         335   $26,979      24.0
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        1,970   $22,910      10.8       1,365   $25,493       8.0
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders         10,055   $21,091       3.2       6,460   $25,287       3.3
Painting Workers                                             6,370   $27,846       3.1       4,890   $30,901       2.0
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                    1,750   $18,442      10.9       1,080   $22,083      12.8
Semiconductor Processors                                        75   $24,375       0.0          70   $25,000       0.0
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             670   $21,875       1.6         470   $27,109       0.9
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        505   $23,504       8.9         380   $25,021       9.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders           300   $42,738       6.3         245   $45,990       7.8
Etchers and Engravers                                          630   $23,750       8.7         495   $26,774       8.5
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      930   $26,933      17.3         720   $30,650      18.2
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders         3,925   $40,575       4.2       3,250   $42,082       4.1
Tire Builders                                                  160   $25,972       0.0          75   $27,917       0.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                   1,140   $28,750       7.9         700   $32,105       7.5
Production Workers, All Other                               50,390   $26,183       3.2      36,700   $30,022       3.1

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    4,680   $33,122      12.5       3,845   $35,716      13.0
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                         1,765   $53,652      61.4       1,305   $54,323      57.6
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  380   $52,037      30.7         305   $56,800      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.)

          WISCONSIN; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency
  Medical Technicians                                           35   $14,141       0.0          15   $22,500       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                 11,170   $12,555       6.7       3,365   $27,232       6.0
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                      74,950   $30,464       4.1      50,630   $34,841       3.8
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   3,585   $12,117      12.4       1,230   $22,024       8.3
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                             490    $7,188       0.8         120   $31,848       1.6
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                             810   $54,773       7.8         735   $55,917       8.3
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                   160   $50,313       4.9         110   $49,643       0.0
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                            850   $50,269       4.0         720   $51,235       3.1
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                      125   $37,176      12.2         110   $37,917      13.4
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      225   $27,313      10.2          75   $29,583       0.0
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                           280   $33,393      10.3         100   $36,667       3.0
Ship Engineers                                                  75   $31,167       0.0          60   $30,385       0.0
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                        230   $30,278       7.8         120   $40,333       8.3
Parking Lot Attendants                                         725    $9,433       8.3         230   $21,860       7.8
Service Station Attendants                                   1,890   $13,519       5.2         900   $20,569       4.7
Transportation Inspectors                                      550   $35,179       9.4         450   $36,413       8.4
Other Transportation Workers                                   105   $22,583       5.6          85   $23,036       7.2
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                 170   $24,219       5.9         100   $32,125       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                    1,430   $36,250       4.2       1,015   $38,277       3.8
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators            1,060   $32,900       2.7         535   $37,157       3.7
Hoist and Winch Operators                                       75   $21,875       0.0          45   $28,750       0.0
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                      16,120   $27,538       1.7      12,280   $30,321       1.6
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                          6,005   $17,614       2.6       3,140   $24,684       2.6
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      47,350   $22,599       3.1      30,765   $27,269       3.0
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                               1,605   $20,273       1.4       1,045   $22,292       1.0
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                 12,865   $16,148       2.6       6,385   $21,786       2.4
Pumping Station Operators                                      130   $45,357      19.5         110   $47,054      21.1
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                   1,735   $23,980       3.0       1,155   $29,988       4.5
Shuttle Car Operators                                            4    $1,250       0.0           0         .        .
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                              135   $30,000       0.0          95   $29,688       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                           1,485   $26,764       2.0       1,025   $30,705       1.1


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