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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: West Virginia: Females

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


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

21 to 74 years                                             357,705   $15,732      20.6     198,480   $21,944      24.6

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                               795   $35,096      39.7         590   $41,188      40.2
General and Operations Managers                              1,095   $28,211      29.3         910   $30,924      28.5
Legislators                                                     20   $40,417      31.8          10   $42,500       0.0
Advertising and Promotions Managers                             90   $31,080      40.7          65   $30,446      38.8
Marketing and Sales Managers                                 1,435   $22,564      30.8         990   $27,426      30.3
Public Relations Managers                                      100   $36,055      50.5          85   $36,406      60.0
Administrative Services Managers                               135   $37,143      50.7         130   $37,875      51.9
Computer and Information Systems Managers                      205   $38,167      61.3         185   $38,500      61.8
Financial Managers                                           2,195   $27,210      27.0       1,785   $28,354      24.6
Human Resources Managers                                     1,075   $28,750      36.4         910   $30,938      38.8
Industrial Production Managers                                 155   $46,042      45.8         155   $46,042      45.8
Purchasing Managers                                            185   $28,929      25.0         165   $30,313      22.8
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers             165   $21,875      17.2         105   $38,125       5.7
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                   110    $8,790      16.7          55   $16,667      24.1
Farmers and Ranchers                                           345    $8,571      18.0         165   $13,125      24.8
Construction Managers                                          140   $20,694      45.4         100   $22,917      56.1
Education Administrators                                     1,860   $34,738      73.5         975   $35,301      72.3
Engineering Managers                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Food Service Managers                                        2,110   $16,046      10.5       1,340   $19,041      10.2
Funeral Directors                                              105   $24,803      19.6          95   $25,450      16.8
Gaming Managers                                                 35   $25,694      16.2          25   $27,361      24.0
Lodging Managers                                               460   $15,769      14.1         305   $23,125      11.5
Medical and Health Services Managers                         1,770   $29,031      37.0       1,475   $31,962      37.4
Natural Sciences Managers                                        4   $48,750       0.0           4   $48,750       0.0
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           610   $32,059       5.9         400   $40,030       8.8
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                     645   $20,081      24.4         370   $24,212      11.1
Social and Community Service Managers                          855   $22,271      51.6         645   $27,193      56.1
Managers, All Other                                          2,315   $25,936      32.6       1,695   $29,918      34.5

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                  15   $27,917      60.0          15   $27,917      60.0
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                     15   $39,722       0.0          15   $39,722       0.0
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products              510   $14,167      11.8         230   $22,589      12.7
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                                455   $28,875      16.7         350   $30,203      12.6
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              1,050   $23,569      27.8         885   $25,651      28.7
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                        225   $33,083      37.5         170   $33,750      37.3
Cost Estimators                                                 50   $25,469      37.3          20   $33,214       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.)

          WEST VIRGINIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations
  Specialists                                                2,200   $25,838      34.6       1,680   $27,072      36.4
Logisticians                                                    30   $31,510      31.0          25   $31,250      37.5
Management Analysts                                            490   $32,105      34.1         360   $41,196      32.1
Meeting and Convention Planners                                 70   $23,214      52.9          45   $28,750      62.8
Other Business Operations Specialists                          585   $23,824      26.9         395   $27,064      27.0
Accountants and Auditors                                     3,865   $26,160      57.7       2,865   $29,958      56.4
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                        325   $20,690      26.7         240   $24,861      29.9
Budget Analysts                                                 75   $37,778      14.9          60   $39,444      12.9
Credit Analysts                                                 45   $24,115      11.1          45   $24,115      11.1
Financial Analysts                                              60   $29,750      32.8          45   $31,429       6.8
Personal Financial Advisors                                    230   $19,278      26.8         160   $20,451      26.7
Insurance Underwriters                                          35   $28,542      20.0          30   $27,917      12.5
Financial Examiners                                             10   $21,607      22.2          10   $21,607      22.2
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 1,045   $24,640      20.1         855   $26,382      19.3
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  340   $19,242      15.7         265   $20,332      15.0
Tax Preparers                                                  575    $5,762       7.3          70   $13,594       0.0
Financial Specialists, All Other                               105   $26,806      36.2          80   $33,438      46.3

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                         490   $32,292      45.7         365   $35,029      40.1
Computer Programmers                                           475   $31,014      44.5         370   $33,917      36.9
Computer Software Engineers                                    515   $38,545      54.5         435   $38,881      51.8
Computer Support Specialists                                   565   $31,976      25.5         445   $35,859      24.7
Database Administrators                                        110   $35,882      45.4          90   $36,324      50.0
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                    140   $33,500      45.0         120   $36,354      39.7
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts                160   $30,341      52.8         100   $38,173      34.7
Actuaries                                                       15   $47,778      56.3          15   $47,778      56.3
Mathematicians                                                  10   $38,281     100.0           0         .        .
Operations Research Analysts                                   180   $41,146      30.3         165   $41,927      33.1
Statisticians                                                  125   $11,458      23.6          60   $38,750      49.2
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  10   $43,750     100.0          10   $43,750     100.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                        65   $15,515      47.7          20   $28,125      70.0
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                 15   $27,188      76.5          15   $27,188      76.5
Aerospace Engineers                                             10   $47,917     100.0           4   $48,750     100.0
Agricultural Engineers                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Biomedical Engineers                                             4   $61,250     100.0           4   $61,250     100.0
Chemical Engineers                                             145   $51,667      93.1         115   $53,654      94.8
Civil Engineers                                                110   $39,348      90.9         100   $39,837      90.1
Computer Hardware Engineers                                     15   $21,875      56.3          15   $21,875      56.3
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                             55   $63,393      82.1          50   $64,018      79.6
Environmental Engineers                                         20   $46,667      90.0          20   $47,500     100.0
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety              140   $38,036      73.4          75   $41,250      69.3
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                            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.)

          WEST VIRGINIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                              4   $33,500       0.0           0         .        .
Mechanical Engineers                                            10    $6,250       0.0           0         .        .
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Nuclear Engineers                                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Petroleum Engineers                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Engineers, All Others                                           70   $36,563      71.0          60   $41,250      67.7
Drafters                                                       170   $24,038      35.5         120   $25,268      32.8
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                       320   $21,699      21.0         220   $22,875      24.2
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                               50   $20,417      11.5          40   $22,500      14.3

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                                25   $11,806      76.0          10   $56,250     100.0
Biological Scientists                                          170   $27,031      91.2         155   $30,938      90.2
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                           35   $26,875      41.2          10   $60,357     100.0
Medical Scientists                                              45   $37,946     100.0          35   $38,214     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                       4   $28,750     100.0           0         .        .
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Chemists and Materials Scientists                              295   $36,836      74.1         185   $50,102      83.8
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                      80   $27,500      79.5          55   $45,114      71.4
Physical Scientists, All Other                                 150   $39,063      97.3         115   $50,208     100.0
Economists                                                      65   $37,813     100.0          30   $57,188     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                       45   $27,083      56.8          35   $36,429      73.5
Psychologists                                                  540   $29,464      96.7         240   $39,886      99.2
Sociologists                                                     4   $28,750     100.0           0         .        .
Urban and Regional Planners                                     35   $42,188      94.4          35   $42,188      94.4
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers             85   $22,708      75.9          50   $28,194      83.7
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                       40   $21,932      17.9          30   $23,250      17.9
Biological Technicians                                          15   $19,091      78.6           4   $23,750       0.0
Chemical Technicians                                           335   $36,613      17.9         255   $40,694      17.6
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                            25   $38,571       0.0          20   $38,750       0.0
Nuclear Technicians                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians           645   $28,750      20.0         475   $30,585      18.8

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   2,025   $23,740      68.1       1,040   $24,755      67.6
Social Workers                                               3,230   $21,568      75.2       2,290   $23,417      74.2
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               1,070   $17,469      40.3         615   $21,073      51.9
Clergy                                                         375   $17,838      68.6         235   $21,417      74.8
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                  120   $12,708      44.2          45   $16,406      37.8
Religious Workers, All Other                                   170   $10,208      43.6          75   $24,327      79.5

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                      1,140   $55,208      99.6         795   $63,608     100.0
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                230   $29,063      37.5         185   $28,482      37.3
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              1,735   $23,630      26.6       1,295   $25,519      25.9
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                            910   $20,030      25.0         550   $24,952      19.8



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.)

          WEST VIRGINIA; FEMALES

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

  EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND LIBRARY OCCUPATIONS
Postsecondary Teachers                                       3,240   $27,667      92.5       1,870   $37,223      95.2
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                          1,910   $11,867      39.7       1,200   $16,973      46.5
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       16,465   $31,371      96.9      13,010   $32,407      97.5
Secondary School Teachers                                    2,725   $31,918      96.9       2,180   $33,676      97.9
Special Education Teachers                                     810   $30,028      91.1         670   $30,827      93.1
Other Teachers and Instructors                               1,280   $10,483      47.7         395   $20,984      44.3
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                    20   $11,071      65.0          10   $11,786      30.0
Librarians                                                     595   $25,132      79.0         310   $24,375      74.9
Library Technicians                                            190   $14,362       3.1         140   $16,204       4.3
Teacher Assistants                                           3,935   $13,816       3.8         905   $16,630       3.1
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 110   $35,000      59.8          55   $42,273      57.1

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                    515    $5,268      36.5         180   $16,932      35.2
Designers                                                    1,420   $11,193      19.9         690   $19,063      20.6
Actors                                                          20    $6,944      11.1           4   $46,250       0.0
Producers and Directors                                        105   $20,688      77.6          65   $20,982      71.6
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers                 220    $6,000      45.9          55   $20,000      42.9
Dancers and Choreographers                                     115   $11,813      23.5          40   $20,000      32.5
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                         220    $5,975      32.0          60   $22,132      16.4
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                            15    $6,042      11.8          10    $6,667      25.0
Announcers                                                      95    $8,571      18.1          45   $16,875      18.2
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                   310   $17,700      74.0         180   $23,472      85.2
Public Relations Specialists                                   360   $21,400      67.0         225   $26,705      68.3
Editors                                                        255   $25,652      53.5         170   $30,234      57.4
Technical Writers                                               90   $32,411      75.3          70   $33,333      67.6
Writers and Authors                                            225   $21,488      75.3         110   $31,384      79.3
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  105   $13,295       8.7          45   $25,500       4.3
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                               30   $16,500      62.5          15   $19,688      42.9
Photographers                                                  165   $11,985      12.0          75   $14,881      15.8
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                         15    $6,250       0.0           0         .        .
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                   15   $52,679      53.8           4   $53,750     100.0
Dentists                                                        85   $61,125     100.0          40   $71,607     100.0
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                   460   $26,694      62.8         315   $29,750      59.6
Optometrists                                                    30   $48,125     100.0          15   $60,179     100.0
Pharmacists                                                    780   $53,125      88.9         500   $61,563      92.0
Physicians and Surgeons                                        960   $75,500      99.3         655   $85,446      98.9
Physician Assistants                                           290   $34,205      60.9         200   $40,370      57.1



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.)

          WEST VIRGINIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                      4   $33,750     100.0           4   $33,750     100.0
Registered Nurses                                           14,580   $32,570      40.6       9,485   $36,915      39.6
Audiologists                                                    70   $45,455     100.0          35   $41,389     100.0
Occupational Therapists                                        125   $46,083     100.0          85   $46,417     100.0
Physical Therapists                                            500   $42,917      91.0         260   $50,878      91.6
Radiation Therapists                                            55   $36,250      12.5          50   $36,607      13.5
Recreational Therapists                                         40   $23,750      65.0          35   $24,375      76.5
Respiratory Therapists                                         455   $28,484      17.3         330   $29,954      18.7
Speech-Language Pathologists                                   590   $35,229      97.8         215   $37,813      94.9
Therapists, All Others                                         350   $23,333      65.9         225   $26,992      63.6
Veterinarians                                                   85   $39,844     100.0          55   $50,417     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   1,630   $25,196      38.7       1,030   $30,461      39.1
Dental Hygienists                                              705   $23,227      46.6         190   $30,900      43.6
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             1,460   $26,898      19.7         935   $31,443      16.7
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                   485   $17,788       5.5         290   $20,397       4.5
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                1,980   $15,122       4.5       1,215   $17,489       5.9
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses            5,535   $20,953       9.5       3,335   $23,686       9.3
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians             840   $16,385       8.9         540   $17,708       7.8
Opticians, Dispensing                                          205   $13,098       2.9         120   $20,272       0.0
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians             330   $17,434       8.1         220   $18,397       8.7
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                  210   $25,625      64.3         120   $33,571      73.0

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 14,175   $11,209       2.9       6,455   $14,856       3.5
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                     40   $28,000       0.0          25   $28,125       0.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        280   $16,779      16.0         170   $21,042      12.4
Massage Therapists                                             210   $14,659      34.8          95   $24,188      22.7
Dental Assistants                                            1,155   $12,014       2.8         415   $17,027       0.0
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                 4,015   $14,731       4.5       2,260   $17,925       3.4

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                      45   $21,518      31.1          40   $21,719      35.9
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                    20   $23,750       4.5          20   $23,929       5.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other              40   $30,417      20.5          30   $26,250      26.7
Fire Fighters                                                   10    $4,792       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Fire Inspectors                                                  0         .        .            0         .        .
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                     445   $20,790      20.2         335   $21,970      21.1
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                          105   $32,794      53.8          90   $32,647      47.8
Fish and Game Wardens                                            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.)

          WEST VIRGINIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                     15   $12,188       0.0          15   $12,188       0.0
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                             150   $30,865      26.0         120   $32,260      32.2
Transit and Railroad Police                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Animal Control Workers                                          10   $13,750       0.0           4   $13,750       0.0
Private Detectives and Investigators                            65   $20,694      32.3          40   $30,179      53.8
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers               670   $12,344      16.7         295   $23,365      24.8
Crossing Guards                                                265    $4,947       0.0          35   $20,694       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                140   $10,000      37.0          45   $23,542      47.8

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                           255   $12,473       2.8         140   $16,111       4.9
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        2,410   $13,541       4.1       1,405   $15,564       3.9
Cooks                                                        9,700    $9,506       0.8       3,255   $12,434       0.2
Food Preparation Workers                                     1,655    $8,111       3.6         490   $13,323       3.0
Bartenders                                                   1,490    $9,194       4.7         525   $11,723       2.3
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        2,190    $7,642       1.5         585   $11,849       2.9
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                  280    $5,764       4.3          75   $11,042       0.0
Waiters and Waitresses                                       7,465    $7,715       5.1       1,895   $11,638       3.7
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                    555   $11,799       0.0         255   $14,422       0.0
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                      310    $7,359       4.5          80   $13,382       0.0
Dishwashers                                                    410    $5,750       9.0         100   $10,884       0.0
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                         515    $7,672       4.7         130   $12,765       0.0
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                      4    $1,250       0.0           0         .        .

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                           420   $13,605       2.4         240   $14,945       4.1
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                           20   $23,750       0.0          20   $23,750       0.0
Janitors and Building Cleaners                               5,405    $7,835       1.0       1,520   $14,308       0.7
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                              6,935    $8,011       0.7       2,560   $13,128       0.5
Pest Control Workers                                            15    $4,722       0.0           4   $21,250       0.0
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                    225    $8,634       8.4          25   $10,375       0.0

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers               45   $23,674       0.0          40   $23,902       0.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                      390    $9,804       6.4         265   $11,948       5.3
Animal Trainers                                                 95   $26,250      12.4          90   $30,238      13.3
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                      430    $5,827       6.0         135   $12,072       7.5



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.)

          WEST VIRGINIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 105   $11,429      14.2          25   $15,000      33.3
Motion Picture Projectionists                                    0         .        .            0         .        .
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                      50   $14,145       0.0          20   $27,143       0.0
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                      145    $7,150       6.8          25   $15,125       0.0
Funeral Service Workers                                         10    $4,063       0.0           4   $11,250       0.0
Barbers                                                        105   $12,750       6.7          40   $12,656       0.0
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists               4,390   $10,224       5.1       1,975   $13,130       6.4
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                      380    $7,361       5.0         100   $20,156       6.9
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                       40    $3,700       0.0           4   $13,750       0.0
Tour and Travel Guides                                         145    $7,596       2.1          30   $18,750       3.6
Transportation Attendants                                      235   $21,384      19.3          90   $23,571      38.6
Child Care Workers                                           6,545    $6,636       7.0       2,475   $11,350       6.1
Personal and Home Care Aides                                 2,950    $7,249       1.8         965   $12,050       0.0
Recreation and Fitness Workers                                 860   $10,000      17.2         430   $14,846      20.1
Residential Advisors                                           300   $11,184      13.0         115   $23,636      30.2
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                    90    $7,500      22.7          10   $16,458       0.0

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    8,270   $15,321       9.8       5,930   $17,266       9.1
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    1,180   $17,603       9.9         860   $19,574      12.7
Cashiers                                                    16,335    $7,907       2.3       4,890   $12,384       2.0
Counter and Rental Clerks                                      630    $9,774       3.3         220   $14,038       0.0
Parts Salespersons                                              45    $9,118       0.0          30    $9,779       0.0
Retail Salespersons                                         10,465    $9,711       8.7       3,850   $14,998       9.1
Advertising Sales Agents                                       465   $16,332      23.8         270   $23,177      25.5
Insurance Sales Agents                                       1,525   $18,770      16.9         980   $20,653      16.1
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                                 330   $21,466      18.2         270   $25,250      17.0
Travel Agents                                                  240   $20,603      13.3         165   $22,589      14.5
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                     825   $19,000       9.6         500   $30,352      10.6
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing           1,075   $19,576      26.5         690   $27,778      28.9
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   265    $3,380       7.5          30   $10,000      10.7
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         1,130   $14,715      24.5         550   $25,814      21.0
Sales Engineers                                                  4   $76,250       0.0           4   $76,250       0.0
Telemarketers                                                3,030    $8,097       4.0         890   $15,000       3.5
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                          830    $5,865       4.7         150   $12,979       0.0
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                           505   $11,673      24.0         225   $19,051      25.3

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                               6,245   $22,102      14.4       4,765   $24,510      14.5
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service             430   $15,990       5.1         225   $18,946       5.3



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.)

          WEST VIRGINIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                            625   $21,570       8.3         470   $28,409       8.9
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                    60   $23,571      11.3          50   $35,000      14.0
Bill and Account Collectors                                    755   $17,614       6.4         470   $20,960       3.8
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             2,430   $16,889       7.2       1,680   $19,401       7.3
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                 7,760   $17,037       7.1       4,965   $20,750       5.1
Gaming Cage Workers                                             10   $28,750       0.0          10   $28,750       0.0
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                                 925   $20,705       6.7         590   $24,423       6.1
Procurement Clerks                                             155   $28,162      11.6         145   $28,971       9.7
Tellers                                                      3,150   $13,109       6.8       2,010   $14,899       4.6
Brokerage Clerks                                                10   $23,125      66.7           0         .        .
Correspondence Clerks                                           25   $14,896       0.0          25   $14,896       0.0
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           370   $18,516       4.9         255   $20,163       3.2
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                        245   $16,516       5.7         185   $19,286       4.3
Customer Service Representatives                             6,855   $16,634       9.0       4,235   $20,375       8.3
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                  365   $23,179      26.6         300   $25,263      24.2
File Clerks                                                  1,310   $13,470       4.6         700   $20,208       5.0
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                           610    $9,635       7.0         250   $13,906       6.4
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     1,285   $11,095      10.7         440   $19,567      10.4
Library Assistants, Clerical                                   580   $12,097      18.4         250   $18,900      26.0
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                   405   $20,893      12.1         340   $21,578      10.9
New Account Clerks                                              95   $14,934      10.8          70   $18,304      14.5
Order Clerks                                                   505   $17,200       7.5         345   $21,068       6.7
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                  235   $31,454      19.7         185   $32,287      24.7
Receptionists and Information Clerks                         4,750   $13,160       8.5       2,475   $16,934       7.1
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                                315   $14,386       8.8         130   $17,935      14.4
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                       460   $16,903       9.1         290   $21,282      11.1
Cargo and Freight Agents                                        45   $21,250       0.0          40   $23,036       0.0
Couriers and Messengers                                        235   $15,039       9.3         145   $17,888      10.5
Dispatchers                                                    650   $16,250       4.2         470   $18,142       3.0
Meter Readers, Utilities                                        45   $32,778       6.8          25   $35,357      12.5
Postal Service Clerks                                          715   $30,341       7.3         460   $38,083      10.0
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                   670   $23,173       1.2         360   $34,145       2.2
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                                 300   $30,966       1.7         215   $37,519       2.3
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                    715   $23,125      12.6         585   $25,029       9.4
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                        855   $15,748       3.0         560   $17,773       3.2
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                               2,945   $11,896       1.6       1,415   $18,359       1.1
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                                205   $15,046       0.5          70   $20,938       0.0
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                   23,920   $17,872       7.8      15,325   $21,060       7.3
Computer Operators                                             855   $19,355       8.4         605   $23,087       7.3
Data Entry Keyers                                            2,475   $14,966       6.6       1,395   $18,248       5.0
Word Processors and Typists                                  1,075   $16,210       8.5         595   $22,660       8.8
Desktop Publishers                                              10    $4,792      54.5           4   $48,750       0.0
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                  740   $19,347       8.1         525   $21,354       7.6



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.)

          WEST VIRGINIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except
  Postal Service                                               420    $9,233       2.1         150   $20,625       6.0
Office Clerks, General                                       7,460   $15,928       7.4       4,460   $19,781       5.7
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      245   $15,519       5.7         155   $17,420       8.9
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                   40    $3,947      23.8          15   $12,031      38.5
Statistical Assistants                                         125   $28,220      24.4         110   $28,712      27.3
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         1,995   $19,821      22.1       1,410   $22,442      24.6

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                          55    $9,167       0.0          20   $23,750       0.0
Agricultural Inspectors                                          0         .        .            0         .        .
Animal Breeders                                                 25  $125,577      30.4          25  $125,577      30.4
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     100   $12,692       0.0          35   $15,526       0.0
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                             515    $6,943       2.7         180   $10,673       1.6
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Hunters and Trappers                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Forest and Conservation Workers                                  4    $1,458       0.0           4   $11,250       0.0
Logging Workers                                                 30   $25,875       0.0          20   $19,375       0.0

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                                115   $31,042      22.1          80   $45,063      15.2
Boilermakers                                                     4   $13,750       0.0           0         .        .
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                       10   $23,750       0.0          10   $23,750       0.0
Carpenters                                                     175   $20,188       4.0         100   $20,134       0.0
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers                 20   $15,714       0.0           0         .        .
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                        0         .        .            0         .        .
Contruction Laborers                                           335    $8,603       5.7          85   $22,375       0.0
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators               4   $11,250       0.0           4   $11,250       0.0
Pile-Driver Operators                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                     90   $22,639       0.0          50   $34,531       0.0
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Electricians                                                    75   $26,719       0.0          45   $27,443       0.0
Glaziers                                                        30   $14,583       0.0          20   $18,611       0.0
Insulation Workers                                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                         195   $14,375       0.0          45   $21,587       0.0
Paperhangers                                                    20   $10,750       0.0           0         .        .
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters             70   $22,788       0.0          40   $23,929       0.0
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                         4   $28,750       0.0           0         .        .
Roofers                                                         20   $11,786       0.0          10   $21,250       0.0
Sheet Metal Workers                                             55   $15,357       3.7          30   $14,375       6.5
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                               30   $12,045       0.0          15   $11,818       0.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                    45   $11,250       0.0          35   $18,021       0.0
Construction and Building Inspectors                            45   $20,313      23.3          45   $20,313      23.3
Elevator Installers and Repairers                                4   $33,750       0.0           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.)

          WEST VIRGINIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                             10   $28,571       0.0           4   $28,750       0.0
Highway Maintenance Workers                                     35    $4,250       0.0          10   $23,750       0.0
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                      4   $28,750       0.0           4   $28,750       0.0
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                                4   $13,750       0.0           0         .        .
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                       0         .        .            0         .        .
Mining Machine Operators                                        45   $23,750       0.0          20   $46,500       0.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                            15   $16,250       0.0           0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                     4   $43,750       0.0           4   $43,750       0.0
Other Extraction Workers                                         4   $16,000       0.0           0         .        .

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                     125   $36,406      11.8         115   $50,147      13.2
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                    125   $19,773       0.0          85   $25,461       0.0
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                125   $40,417       5.5         115   $41,583       6.2
Avionics Technicians                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers              10   $25,625       0.0           4   $26,250       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                        0         .        .            0         .        .
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                       0         .        .            0         .        .
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                  0         .        .            0         .        .
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                      10   $29,219       0.0          10   $29,219       0.0
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                      35   $27,500       0.0          30   $30,833       0.0
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                           15   $25,875       0.0          10   $26,250       0.0
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                        0         .        .            0         .        .
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                   105   $17,708       4.7          65   $21,944       7.6
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                   15   $22,778       0.0          10   $23,750       0.0
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                      0         .        .            0         .        .
Small Engine Mechanics                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                      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.)

          WEST VIRGINIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                      20   $46,250       0.0          20   $46,250       0.0
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                      25   $17,750       0.0          20   $18,750       0.0
Home Appliance Repairers                                         4   $11,250       0.0           4   $11,250       0.0
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                   55   $39,432       0.0          50   $38,409       0.0
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                         70   $20,769       8.6          50   $20,962       0.0
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                   4   $40,417       0.0           4   $40,417       0.0
Millwrights                                                      4   $41,250       0.0           4   $41,250       0.0
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers                30   $60,278      28.1          25   $60,903      39.1
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                    35   $30,536       0.0          25   $31,250       0.0
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                     90    $8,750       0.0          25   $25,917       0.0
Commercial Divers                                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                    4    $6,250       0.0           4    $6,250       0.0
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Riggers                                                          0         .        .            0         .        .
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers           4   $26,250       0.0           4   $26,250       0.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers             85   $20,268       3.5          70   $20,268       4.3

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                          1,025   $23,355      10.2         775   $25,139       9.2
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                    45   $19,444       0.0          45   $19,444       0.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                   170   $15,743       0.0         115   $17,330       0.0
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                             4   $21,250       0.0           4   $21,250       0.0
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                         4   $40,625      66.7           4   $40,625      66.7
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                     1,400   $18,280       1.8         945   $21,043       2.1
Bakers                                                         550   $10,684       4.0         215   $15,451       6.9
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                      425   $10,558       0.0         225   $14,435       0.0
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                         15    $1,944       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Food Batchmakers                                               280   $12,500       0.0         160   $15,250       0.0
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      20    $9,196       0.0           0         .        .
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                      30   $30,950      48.4          15   $31,250      41.2
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                15   $19,375       0.0           4   $23,750       0.0
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             65    $3,083       0.0          20   $28,125       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                      90   $21,944       0.0          60   $24,712       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.)

          WEST VIRGINIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                  50   $25,192       0.0          35   $26,635       0.0
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                10    $6,250       0.0           0         .        .
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                     4   $16,750       0.0           0         .        .
Machinists                                                      40   $20,000       7.1          30   $32,500       0.0
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                    15   $31,429       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic               10   $11,667      75.0          10   $11,667      75.0
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    40   $17,222       0.0          25   $17,083       0.0
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             10   $13,750       0.0           0         .        .
Tool and Die Makers                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                         85   $15,750       0.0          70   $16,833       0.0
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                10   $19,375       0.0          10   $18,750       0.0
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                              10   $16,000       0.0           4   $16,500       0.0
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                     4   $11,250       0.0           4   $11,250       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                   405   $21,507       3.0         305   $24,643       0.0
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                165    $8,750       0.0          55   $20,197       0.0
Job Printers                                                    45   $11,667       0.0          25   $11,250       0.0
Prepress Technicians and Workers                               220   $14,153       7.3         115   $21,481       6.1
Printing Machine Operators                                     150   $22,344      10.8         130   $23,077      12.5
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                               950   $11,683       2.2         470   $13,850       3.2
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials              305    $8,664       0.0         105   $12,115       0.0
Sewing Machine Operators                                     1,410   $11,280       0.4         595   $14,194       0.8
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                          40   $15,962       0.0          25   $16,635       0.0
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                             140   $13,478       0.0         105   $14,417       0.0
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                               405   $10,114       9.6         175   $15,500      15.9
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                       10    $5,000       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                       10   $22,500       0.0          10   $23,750       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                        90   $11,250       7.9          40   $16,518       0.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                               15   $16,875       0.0           4   $18,750       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                            4   $25,417       0.0           4   $26,250       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Upholsterers                                                    45   $18,047       0.0          10   $25,625       0.0
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other            75   $11,761       0.0          45   $15,000       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.)

          WEST VIRGINIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                              35   $30,313       0.0          35   $30,313       0.0
Furniture Finishers                                             30    $5,000       0.0          10    $6,250       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood            60   $13,929       0.0          50   $14,911       0.0
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                150   $15,786       1.3          85   $17,813       2.3
Woodworkers, All Other                                          20   $15,865       0.0          15   $16,346       0.0
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers            20   $45,893       0.0          20   $45,893       0.0
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                       10   $49,375       0.0           4   $48,750       0.0
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                       30   $18,824       0.0          30   $18,824       0.0
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                         4   $53,750       0.0           4   $53,750       0.0
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                  150   $50,500       5.3         125   $52,417       5.6
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                      100   $17,232       0.0          75   $17,833       0.0
Cutting Workers                                                265   $14,138       4.9         135   $21,544       2.2
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                               45   $44,722       0.0          40   $45,375       0.0
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                       75   $25,625      10.7          70   $26,500      11.8
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers          1,780   $18,810       6.7       1,295   $21,117       4.2
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                   15    $2,188       0.0           0         .        .
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians          195   $15,188       4.1         120   $14,632       0.0
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders            725   $16,689       0.0         395   $19,724       0.0
Painting Workers                                               285   $16,333       0.0         205   $21,923       0.0
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                      365   $10,844       7.7         150   $16,127       8.8
Semiconductor Processors                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders              65   $18,833       0.0          50   $22,569       0.0
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                         40   $18,750       0.0          20   $50,313       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders             0         .        .            0         .        .
Etchers and Engravers                                           30   $21,071       0.0          25   $21,964       0.0
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                       30   $11,071      59.4          15   $40,156      13.3
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders            55    $9,946       0.0          45    $9,891       0.0
Tire Builders                                                    0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers-Production Workers                                     130   $21,750       0.0          95   $25,938       0.0
Production Workers, All Other                                1,775   $17,538       1.1       1,105   $23,320       1.7

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                      310   $21,205      12.9         225   $26,012      13.9
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                             4    $8,750       0.0           0         .        .
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                    4   $71,250       0.0           4   $71,250       0.0



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

          WEST VIRGINIA; FEMALES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency
  Medical Technicians                                           20   $13,929       0.0           4   $28,750       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  1,200   $16,474       0.7         375   $17,803       0.0
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                       1,085   $14,143       3.6         565   $22,454       3.2
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                     230    $9,609       3.5         105   $14,211       7.7
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                              10    $2,750       0.0           0         .        .
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                              10   $46,250       0.0          10   $46,250       0.0
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                    10    $6,250       0.0           0         .        .
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                             20   $22,083      30.0          10   $41,875      66.7
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                       10   $21,250       0.0           0         .        .
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                        0         .        .            0         .        .
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Ship Engineers                                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                          4    $6,250       0.0           0         .        .
Parking Lot Attendants                                          55    $1,484       0.0           4   $28,750       0.0
Service Station Attendants                                     250    $7,137       0.0          75   $12,353       0.0
Transportation Inspectors                                       10    $9,500       0.0           4    $9,000       0.0
Other Transportation Workers                                    15   $17,500       0.0          15   $17,500       0.0
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  10   $16,250       0.0           0         .        .
Crane and Tower Operators                                       10   $98,281      27.3          10   $98,281      27.3
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators               15   $28,750       0.0          15   $28,750       0.0
Hoist and Winch Operators                                        0         .        .            0         .        .
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                         125   $29,688       1.6         100   $30,221       2.0
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                            335    $8,004       1.5         130   $12,212       3.9
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                       2,435   $14,477       0.7       1,355   $19,380       0.0
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                 145   $13,125       5.5         110   $15,759       7.3
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                    870   $11,154       3.6         400   $16,025       6.3
Pumping Station Operators                                       25   $48,625      43.5          25   $48,625      43.5
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                      25    $7,125       0.0          10   $18,214       0.0
Shuttle Car Operators                                           20   $52,188       0.0          20   $52,188       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Material Moving Workers, All Other                              90   $19,524       0.0          60   $26,667       0.0

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