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2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

     
Metro Area (Alabama) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Birmingham 140 $56,440
Hoover 140 $56,440
Montgomery 90 $46,830
Huntsville 80 $59,700
Tuscaloosa N/A $51,770
     
Metro Area (Alaska) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anchorage 70 $54,180
     
Metro Area (Arizona) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Phoenix 860 $47,550
Scottsdale 860 $47,550
Mesa 860 $47,550
Tucson 170 $42,760
Prescott 30 $43,460
     
Metro Area (Arkansas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Conway 180 $49,010
North Little Rock 180 $49,010
Little Rock 180 $49,010
     
Metro Area (California) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anaheim 5160 $64,420
Long Beach 5160 $64,420
Los Angeles 5160 $64,420
San Francisco 2290 $70,520
Hayward 2290 $70,520
Oakland 2290 $70,520
San Diego 850 $59,250
Carlsbad 850 $59,250
San Jose 630 $77,000
Sunnyvale 630 $77,000
Santa Clara 630 $77,000
Sacramento 410 $70,390
Arcade 410 $70,390
Arden 410 $70,390
Roseville 410 $70,390
Ventura 180 $70,760
Thousand Oaks 180 $70,760
Oxnard 180 $70,760
Santa Barbara 170 $44,660
Santa Maria 170 $44,660
San Bernardino 160 $51,010
Ontario 160 $51,010
Riverside 160 $51,010
Salinas 110 $59,130
Santa Rosa 100 $64,050
Fresno 100 $68,710
Stockton 70 $59,930
Lodi 70 $59,930
Paso Robles 50 N/A
San Luis Obispo 50 N/A
Arroyo Grande 50 N/A
Bakersfield 40 $37,170
Watsonville 40 $43,300
Santa Cruz 40 $43,300
     
Metro Area (Colorado) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Lakewood 960 $57,350
Aurora 960 $57,350
Denver 960 $57,350
Boulder 330 $62,230
Colorado Springs 250 $42,210
Fort Collins 100 $57,290
     
Metro Area (Connecticut) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Norwalk 280 $56,170
Bridgeport 280 $56,170
Stamford 280 $56,170
East Hartford 250 $61,220
West Hartford 250 $61,220
Hartford 250 $61,220
New Haven 160 $61,500
Danbury 110 $44,470
     
Metro Area (Florida) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Miami 1400 $55,710
Fort Lauderdale 1400 $55,710
West Palm Beach 1400 $55,710
Kissimmee 780 $62,600
Sanford 780 $62,600
Orlando 780 $62,600
Tampa 670 $55,260
St. Petersburg 670 $55,260
Clearwater 670 $55,260
Jacksonville 220 $51,640
Tallahassee 200 $59,850
North Port 180 $54,420
Sarasota 180 $54,420
Bradenton 180 $54,420
Immokalee 90 $54,220
Marco Island 90 $54,220
Naples 90 $54,220
Gainesville 80 $51,270
Titusville 80 $84,880
Palm Bay 80 $84,880
Melbourne 80 $84,880
Brent 60 $44,180
Pensacola 60 $44,180
Ferry Pass 60 $44,180
Ormond Beach 60 $51,670
Daytona Beach 60 $51,670
Deltona 60 $51,670
Fort Myers 60 $60,170
Cape Coral 60 $60,170
Lakeland 50 $53,690
Winter Haven 50 $53,690
Crestview 40 $47,880
Destin 40 $47,880
Fort Walton Beach 40 $47,880
Punta Gorda N/A $58,780
Port St. Lucie N/A $67,820
     
Metro Area (Georgia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Roswell 1490 $43,810
Sandy Springs 1490 $43,810
Atlanta 1490 $43,810
Athens 70 $45,380
Clarke County 70 $45,380
Macon N/A $47,110
     
Metro Area (Hawaii) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Urban Honolulu 190 $47,860
     
Metro Area (Idaho) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Boise City 160 $37,770
Idaho Falls 30 $24,030
     
Metro Area (Illinois) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Urbana 110 $50,650
Champaign 110 $50,650
Springfield 60 $47,560
Peoria 60 $57,480
Rockford 60 $63,580
Bloomington 40 $49,710
     
Metro Area (Indiana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anderson 760 $43,930
Carmel 760 $43,930
Indianapolis 760 $43,930
Fort Wayne 80 $48,780
Bloomington 50 $64,590
West Lafayette 40 $38,550
Lafayette 40 $38,550
     
Metro Area (Iowa) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
West Des Moines 370 $45,720
Des Moines 370 $45,720
Iowa City 110 $43,940
Dubuque 70 $37,950
Cedar Rapids 70 $38,600
     
Metro Area (Kansas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Wichita 110 $46,220
Topeka 70 $52,130
Lawrence 60 $44,910
Manhattan 30 $28,330
     
Metro Area (Kentucky) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Lexington 160 $50,680
Fayette 160 $50,680
Bowling Green 40 $19,970
Fort Knox N/A $45,370
Elizabethtown N/A $45,370
     
Metro Area (Louisiana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Metairie 210 $44,760
New Orleans 210 $44,760
Baton Rouge 140 $42,760
Lafayette 30 $40,030
     
Metro Area (Maine) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
South Portland 220 $44,450
Portland 220 $44,450
Bangor N/A $37,210
     
Metro Area (Maryland) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Towson 1000 $56,430
Columbia 1000 $56,430
Baltimore 1000 $56,430
     
Metro Area (Michigan) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Dearborn 710 $52,350
Warren 710 $52,350
Detroit 710 $52,350
Wyoming 230 $37,990
Grand Rapids 230 $37,990
Ann Arbor 140 $57,640
East Lansing 90 $54,670
Lansing 90 $54,670
Portage 30 $44,170
Kalamazoo 30 $44,170
Flint N/A $63,490
     
Metro Area (Minnesota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
St. Cloud 50 $39,950
Rochester 40 $57,740
     
Metro Area (Mississippi) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Jackson 100 $44,960
     
Metro Area (Missouri) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Columbia 120 $52,970
Springfield 40 $38,460
     
Metro Area (Montana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Billings 40 $33,000
     
Metro Area (Nebraska) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Lincoln 120 $48,450
     
Metro Area (Nevada) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Paradise 370 $46,370
Henderson 370 $46,370
Las Vegas 370 $46,370
Reno 60 $51,360
     
Metro Area (New Hampshire) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Manchester 50 $56,210
     
Metro Area (New Jersey) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Trenton 230 $72,170
     
Metro Area (New Mexico) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Albuquerque 190 $49,640
Santa Fe 70 $49,890
Las Cruces 30 $45,630
     
Metro Area (New York) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Rochester 350 $60,930
Cheektowaga 290 $67,140
Buffalo 290 $67,140
Niagara Falls 290 $67,140
Albany 280 $62,270
Troy 280 $62,270
Schenectady 280 $62,270
Glens Falls 220 $31,200
Syracuse 150 N/A
Ithaca 110 $57,310
Rome 80 $51,040
Utica 80 $51,040
Binghamton 40 $41,470
     
Metro Area (North Carolina) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Chapel Hill 340 $48,650
Durham 340 $48,650
Raleigh 260 $53,640
High Point 180 $54,290
Greensboro 180 $54,290
Asheville 130 $38,830
Wilmington 60 $43,150
Salem 50 $52,510
Winston 50 $52,510
Greenville N/A $41,160
     
Metro Area (North Dakota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Bismarck 50 $35,050
     
Metro Area (Ohio) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Columbus 520 $62,410
Elyria 440 $54,770
Cleveland 440 $54,770
Akron 200 $52,610
Dayton 200 $60,160
Toledo 70 $43,970
Canton 50 $49,630
Massillon 50 $49,630
     
Metro Area (Oklahoma) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Oklahoma City 350 $30,950
Tulsa 240 $55,550
     
Metro Area (Oregon) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Eugene 100 $55,030
Salem 60 $64,800
Bend 50 $50,330
Redmond 50 $50,330
Medford 30 $42,090
     
Metro Area (Pennsylvania) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Pittsburgh 520 $50,990
Carlisle 170 $47,810
Harrisburg 170 $47,810
Lancaster 90 $44,710
Barre 80 $51,920
Hazleton 80 $51,920
Wilkes 80 $51,920
Scranton 80 $51,920
State College 50 $30,910
Hanover 40 $45,270
York 40 $45,270
Erie 40 $50,000
Reading 40 $62,470
     
Metro Area (Puerto Rico) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Caguas 260 $42,760
Carolina 260 $42,760
San Juan 260 $42,760
     
Metro Area (South Carolina) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
North Charleston 410 $32,750
Charleston 410 $32,750
Anderson 120 $42,880
Greenville 120 $42,880
Mauldin 120 $42,880
Columbia 90 $36,550
     
Metro Area (South Dakota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Sioux Falls 70 $55,110
     
Metro Area (Tennessee) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Franklin 500 $49,730
Nashville 500 $49,730
Murfreesboro 500 $49,730
Davidson 500 $49,730
Knoxville 130 $44,650
     
Metro Area (Texas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Dallas 1580 $55,220
Fort Worth 1580 $55,220
Arlington 1580 $55,220
The Woodlands 1150 $72,670
Sugar Land 1150 $72,670
Houston 1150 $72,670
Austin 620 $52,640
Round Rock 620 $52,640
New Braunfels 610 $43,680
San Antonio 610 $43,680
Lubbock 150 $31,450
Mission 80 $27,060
Edinburg 80 $27,060
McAllen 80 $27,060
Waco 80 $46,360
College Station 80 $52,020
Bryan 80 $52,020
Amarillo 50 $28,480
Corpus Christi 50 $37,750
Killeen 50 $43,220
Temple 50 $43,220
El Paso 30 $49,360
     
Metro Area (Utah) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Salt Lake City 460 $48,770
Orem 200 $39,690
Provo 200 $39,690
Clearfield 110 $55,000
Ogden 110 $55,000
     
Metro Area (Vermont) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
South Burlington 120 $53,570
Burlington 120 $53,570
     
Metro Area (Virginia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Charlottesville 510 $55,250
Richmond 270 $59,710
Roanoke 70 $44,690
Radford 60 $54,920
Blacksburg 60 $54,920
Christiansburg 60 $54,920
Lynchburg 40 $52,250
Harrisonburg 30 N/A
     
Metro Area (Washington) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Bellevue 1280 $59,830
Tacoma 1280 $59,830
Seattle 1280 $59,830
Spokane 110 $61,140
Spokane Valley 110 $61,140
Bellingham 90 $50,840
Silverdale 50 $51,840
Bremerton 50 $51,840
     
Metro Area (West Virginia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Charleston 80 $44,930
     
Metro Area (Wisconsin) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Madison 600 $43,560
Waukesha 530 $48,160
West Allis 530 $48,160
Milwaukee 530 $48,160
Green Bay 100 $31,750
Neenah 50 $62,180
Oshkosh 50 $62,180
Eau Claire 40 $35,860
Fond du Lac N/A $66,410

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Industries representing at least 1% of total jobs for the occupation.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Industry Jobs Percent Annual Median Salary
Traditional Publishing 67,480 65% $49,360
Professional And Technical Services 8,560 8% $53,110
Other Information Services 5,160 4% $50,110
Education 4,190 4% $48,790
Media And Broadcasting 4,090 3% $50,730
Movie And Music 3,310 3% $53,420
Office Services And Staffing 2,700 2% $47,370
Business Management 1,970 1% $52,090
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