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Kingman Employment

Employment and Industries in the Kingman, Arizona Area

The tables here illustrate essential information about work and employment in the area. Information includes:

  • A table of the most numerous types of work found here, both for jobs generally requiring college degrees and jobs not requiring college degrees.
  • A table listing those careers significantly more common in Kingman than in other US cities; this is useful both for career planning and for understanding the nature of Kingman.
  • A list of the highest-paying jobs in Kingman.
  • A list of any large public companies in Kingman.

Most Popular Jobs in Kingman, Arizona Metro Area (2008 data)

Where the Majority of Workers Have College Degrees

Rank Title Local Jobs Local Mean Salary Typical Local Salary National Growth % 2006-2016 National % With College Degree
1 Elementary school teachers, except special education 1,200 $37,700 $27,760 - 48,770 14% 95%
2 Registered nurses 1,020 $59,770 $32,620 - 80,540 24% 56%
3 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 310 $46,870 $25,700 - 78,690 8% 51%
4 Accountants and auditors 240 $53,660 $26,350 - 77,450 18% 79%
5 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 190 $40,800 $28,680 - 53,100 6% 96%
6 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 190 $38,020 $33,790 - 42,680 11% 95%
7 Sales managers 150 $75,300 $30,360 - 124,560 10% 69%
8 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 140 $72,340 $47,300 - 102,230 8% 78%
9 Pharmacists 110 $111,390 $91,790 - 132,590 22% 97%
10 Financial managers 110 $70,090 $48,520 - 119,470 13% 60%
11 Medical and health services managers 110 $62,670 $27,250 - 95,560 16% 57%
12 Advertising sales agents 110 $41,110 $20,520 - 85,640 20% 56%
13 Managers, all other 100 $63,110 $34,000 - 90,180 7% 55%
14 Management analysts 90 $54,770 $28,400 - 82,600 22% 78%
15 Educational, vocational, and school counselors 70 $44,930 $34,680 - 62,070 13% 73%
16 Social and human service assistants 70 $32,010 $15,340 - 54,040 34% 58%
17 Dentists, general 60 $199,930 $123,840 - 9% 100%
18 Lawyers 60 $90,800 $58,040 - 154,380 11% 99%
19 Training and development specialists 60 $47,910 $25,630 - 85,230 18% 56%
20 Network and computer systems administrators 60 $46,090 $24,950 - 74,170 27% 50%
21 Medical and clinical laboratory technologists 60 $45,520 $32,480 - 60,080 12% 51%
22 Medical and public health social workers 60 $40,790 $21,450 - 67,810 24% 77%
23 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 60 $39,510 $27,670 - 52,610 5% 58%
24 Child, family, and school social workers 60 $38,160 $32,650 - 47,670 19% 77%
25 Coaches and scouts 60 $27,100 $15,250 - 53,630 15% 60%
26 Engineering managers 50 $169,630 $90,080 - 7% 84%
27 Physical therapists 50 $77,520 $32,080 - 120,210 27% 89%
28 Civil engineers 50 $63,460 $42,240 - 94,260 18% 87%
29 Public relations specialists 50 $49,150 $22,510 - 71,520 18% 81%
30 Instructional coordinators 50 $46,700 $21,200 - 77,330 23% 79%
31 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 50 $42,170 $26,560 - 62,680 15% 51%
32 Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 50 $37,600 $24,040 - 48,690 20% 87%
33 Editors 40 $43,260 $27,830 - 63,450 2% 81%
34 Librarians 40 $36,060 $22,570 - 50,690 4% 85%
35 Graphic designers 40 $33,180 $18,980 - 49,140 10% 55%
36 Chief executives 30 $151,600 $80,450 - 2% 65%
37 Veterinarians 30 $85,970 $48,950 - 128,010 35% 100%
38 Surveyors 30 $51,100 $27,880 - 77,350 24% 82%
39 Marriage and family therapists 30 $42,980 $34,590 - 51,690 30% 73%
40 Sales and related workers, all other 30 $28,960 $18,070 - 46,770 14% 62%
41 Chiropractors 30 $0 $ - 14% 98%

Where the Majority of Workers Do Not Have College Degrees

Rank Title Local Jobs Local Mean Salary Typical Local Salary National Growth % 2006-2016 National % With College Degree
1 Cashiers 2,320 $19,410 $15,180 - 26,310 -3% 10%
2 Retail salespersons 1,900 $26,390 $15,730 - 46,900 12% 25%
3 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 1,260 $16,520 $14,790 - 19,710 18% 5%
4 Office clerks, general 1,110 $24,710 $15,420 - 35,550 13% 19%
5 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 960 $26,390 $19,380 - 35,230 1% 18%
6 Stock clerks and order fillers 960 $22,380 $16,050 - 30,410 -8% 8%
7 Waiters and waitresses 950 $17,920 $14,670 - 26,280 11% 14%
8 Construction laborers 940 $27,270 $18,010 - 38,900 11% 5%
9 General and operations managers 790 $89,430 $34,950 - 2% 48%
10 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 780 $20,370 $15,040 - 26,650 15% 4%
11 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 760 $30,020 $20,430 - 40,780 13% 16%
12 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 710 $35,850 $21,270 - 54,430 4% 25%
13 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 700 $24,160 $17,220 - 33,500 2% 5%
14 Customer service representatives 610 $25,650 $15,280 - 36,470 25% 22%
15 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 610 $17,660 $15,000 - 20,330 13% 5%
16 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 600 $33,360 $22,140 - 47,060 10% 4%
17 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 580 $38,260 $24,600 - 53,410 6% 29%
18 Carpenters 570 $34,040 $17,720 - 50,440 10% 6%
19 Receptionists and information clerks 520 $24,850 $17,110 - 33,210 17% 13%
20 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 520 $23,720 $17,750 - 31,330 18% 7%
21 Maintenance and repair workers, general 500 $34,500 $18,600 - 57,600 10% 6%
22 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 480 $34,140 $21,100 - 50,610 14% 4%
23 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 470 $23,830 $17,200 - 32,980 18% 6%
24 Cooks, restaurant 450 $20,410 $15,420 - 26,980 12% 5%
25 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 440 $50,800 $20,210 - 82,890 9% 10%
26 Fire fighters 440 $34,890 $18,350 - 51,160 12% 18%
27 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 430 $33,080 $22,700 - 44,260 15% 18%
28 Food preparation workers 430 $22,200 $15,490 - 31,770 15% 7%
29 Teacher assistants 420 $21,650 $15,720 - 27,460 10% 18%
30 Cement masons and concrete finishers 380 $37,160 $27,340 - 49,540 11% 2%
31 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 360 $26,940 $15,040 - 40,050 11% 14%
32 Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 360 $21,380 $15,140 - 28,790 14% 3%
33 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 340 $29,940 $15,310 - 54,470 8% 4%
34 Cooks, fast food 340 $18,700 $15,180 - 21,490 8% 5%
35 Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 330 $16,570 $14,730 - 19,450 12% 6%
36 Bartenders 320 $17,160 $14,640 - 20,440 11% 17%
37 Medical assistants 310 $27,670 $20,520 - 34,020 35% 10%
38 Electricians 280 $47,570 $28,770 - 80,000 7% 7%
39 Dishwashers 280 $16,240 $14,660 - 19,250 10% 3%
40 Team assemblers 280 $0 $ - 0% 5%
41 Tellers 270 $24,560 $20,660 - 30,810 14% 16%
42 Packers and packagers, hand 270 $19,070 $14,800 - 24,080 -12% 3%
43 Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 260 $41,060 $33,230 - 52,040 8% 3%
44 Medical secretaries 260 $28,220 $20,500 - 40,270 17% 18%
45 Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 260 $16,800 $14,670 - 20,350 10% 8%
46 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 250 $41,360 $33,200 - 51,000 14% 7%
47 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 240 $28,530 $19,900 - 37,990 4% 6%
48 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 230 $61,550 $33,840 - 93,040 7% 13%
49 Security guards 230 $24,240 $17,140 - 31,950 17% 13%
50 Bus drivers, school 220 $19,700 $14,760 - 29,360 9% 4%
51 Police and sheriff's patrol officers 210 $54,000 $41,650 - 65,490 11% 33%
52 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 190 $41,260 $24,820 - 58,700 11% 4%
53 Loan interviewers and clerks 180 $29,050 $18,300 - 39,770 -1% 24%
54 Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 180 $18,800 $15,560 - 23,170 17% 14%
55 Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 180 $17,180 $14,840 - 20,390 10% 17%
56 Business operations specialists, all other 170 $47,870 $15,630 - 78,150 21% 49%
57 Excavating and loading machine and dragline operators 170 $35,810 $27,830 - 47,930 8% 4%
58 Child care workers 170 $16,560 $14,770 - 20,090 18% 15%
59 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 160 $43,860 $27,060 - 62,820 -5% 15%
60 Drywall and ceiling tile installers 160 $34,930 $22,020 - 51,190 7% 2%
61 Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 160 $29,490 $21,160 - 38,960 4% 15%
62 Cooks, institution and cafeteria 160 $23,040 $17,250 - 29,510 11% 5%
63 Driver/sales workers 160 $19,590 $14,660 - 28,450 -5% 4%
64 Laundry and dry-cleaning workers 160 $17,830 $15,260 - 20,080 10% 5%
65 Pharmacy technicians 150 $29,770 $22,330 - 39,590 32% 16%
66 Bill and account collectors 150 $27,640 $17,580 - 40,090 23% 13%
67 Construction managers 140 $85,850 $34,210 - 126,600 16% 29%
68 Counter and rental clerks 140 $21,730 $15,200 - 34,680 23% 16%
69 Home health aides 140 $20,770 $15,560 - 25,710 49% 7%
70 Machinists 140 $0 $ - -3% 3%
71 Telecommunications line installers and repairers 130 $35,320 $22,760 - 53,580 5% 8%
72 Highway maintenance workers 130 $33,160 $26,470 - 40,660 9% 5%
73 Postal service mail carriers 130 $0 $ - 1% 11%
74 Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products 120 $41,220 $28,640 - 63,340 0% 42%
75 Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists 120 $35,890 $26,680 - 49,220 12% 3%
76 Plasterers and stucco masons 120 $33,670 $24,300 - 42,050 8% 0%
77 Preschool teachers, except special education 120 $21,340 $15,080 - 32,770 26% 43%
78 Radiologic technologists and technicians 110 $67,930 $52,120 - 84,060 15% 25%
79 Administrative services managers 110 $57,140 $27,800 - 93,140 12% 40%
80 Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 110 $33,340 $15,260 - 51,540 5% 2%
81 Payroll and timekeeping clerks 110 $31,660 $22,800 - 40,810 3% 18%
82 Sheet metal workers 110 $29,260 $17,700 - 46,570 7% 4%
83 Industrial truck and tractor operators 110 $28,740 $20,820 - 38,080 -2% 2%
84 Recreation workers 110 $28,710 $18,760 - 33,960 13% 47%
85 Dental assistants 110 $28,470 $22,640 - 35,870 29% 9%
86 File clerks 110 $20,310 $14,780 - 27,410 -41% 20%
87 Physicians and surgeons, all other 100 $136,920 $47,560 - 0% 0%
88 Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers 100 $39,090 $27,500 - 50,890 9% 3%
89 Court, municipal, and license clerks 100 $31,470 $24,420 - 40,310 9% 24%
90 Painters, construction and maintenance 100 $29,360 $22,490 - 37,060 12% 6%
91 Parts salespersons 100 $28,370 $18,360 - 40,650 -2% 6%
92 Dispatchers, except police, fire, and ambulance 100 $28,220 $19,010 - 33,500 2% 11%
93 Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 100 $28,020 $15,490 - 40,210 27% 47%
94 Data entry keyers 100 $22,760 $15,730 - 32,040 -5% 18%
95 Assemblers and fabricators, all other 100 $22,760 $16,700 - 33,750 -9% 5%
96 Real estate brokers 100 $0 $ - 11% 45%
97 First-line supervisors/managers of housekeeping and janitorial workers 90 $36,290 $21,920 - 62,920 13% 11%
98 Brickmasons and blockmasons 90 $35,420 $24,330 - 53,550 10% 3%
99 Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 90 $33,700 $17,910 - 50,930 -7% 14%
100 Medical records and health information technicians 90 $32,320 $21,160 - 48,800 18% 12%
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Jobs More Common Near Kingman Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Excavating and loading machine and dragline operators 35,810 170 11.7
Plasterers and stucco masons 33,670 120 10.7
Real estate brokers 0 100 6.8
Cement masons and concrete finishers 37,160 380 5.7
Fire fighters 34,890 440 5.2
Highway maintenance workers 33,160 130 4.4
Drywall and ceiling tile installers 34,930 160 3.9
Court, municipal, and license clerks 31,470 100 3.3
Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 21,380 360 3.3
Construction laborers 27,270 940 2.8
Elementary school teachers, except special education 37,700 1,200 2.6
Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 18,800 180 2.5
Telecommunications line installers and repairers 35,320 130 2.5
Loan interviewers and clerks 29,050 180 2.5
Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 16,570 330 2.3
First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 50,800 440 2.2
Laundry and dry-cleaning workers 17,830 160 2.2
Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 41,060 260 2.2
Automotive service technicians and mechanics 34,140 480 2.2
Sheet metal workers 29,260 110 2.1
Maids and housekeeping cleaners 17,660 610 2.1
Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 72,340 140 2
Cashiers 19,410 2,320 2
Advertising sales agents 41,110 110 1.9
Cooks, fast food 18,700 340 1.9
Carpenters 34,040 570 1.9
Bartenders 17,160 320 1.9
Medical assistants 27,670 310 1.9
First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 35,850 710 1.8
Construction managers 85,850 140 1.8
Medical secretaries 28,220 260 1.7
Payroll and timekeeping clerks 31,660 110 1.6
Bus drivers, school 19,700 220 1.6
Dishwashers 16,240 280 1.6
Radiologic technologists and technicians 67,930 110 1.6
First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 61,550 230 1.6
File clerks 20,310 110 1.5
Dispatchers, except police, fire, and ambulance 28,220 100 1.5
Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 26,390 960 1.5
Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists 35,890 120 1.5
Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 23,830 470 1.5
Stock clerks and order fillers 22,380 960 1.5
Food preparation workers 22,200 430 1.5
Cooks, restaurant 20,410 450 1.5
Cooks, institution and cafeteria 23,040 160 1.5
Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 16,800 260 1.5
Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 17,180 180 1.4
General and operations managers 89,430 790 1.4
Tellers 24,560 270 1.4
Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 16,520 1,260 1.4

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Kingman, Arizona Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
Radiologic technologists and technicians 67,930 1.33 110
Recreation workers 28,710 1.19 110
Food preparation workers 22,200 1.16 430
Police and sheriff's patrol officers 54,000 1.11 210
Retail salespersons 26,390 1.08 1,900
First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 61,550 1.08 230
Cooks, fast food 18,700 1.07 340
Pharmacists 111,390 1.06 110
Pharmacy technicians 29,770 1.06 150
Cashiers 19,410 1.05 2,320
Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 41,360 1.05 250
Receptionists and information clerks 24,850 1.04 520
Tellers 24,560 1.04 270
Truck drivers, light or delivery services 29,940 1.03 340
Construction managers 85,850 1.02 140
Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 21,380 1.02 360
Electricians 47,570 1.01 280
Maintenance and repair workers, general 34,500 1 500
Cement masons and concrete finishers 37,160 1 380
Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 28,530 1 240
Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 24,160 1 700
Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 23,720 0.99 520
Medical assistants 27,670 0.99 310
Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 23,830 0.98 470
Stock clerks and order fillers 22,380 0.98 960
Home health aides 20,770 0.98 140
Cooks, institution and cafeteria 23,040 0.98 160
Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 29,490 0.97 160
Teacher assistants 21,650 0.97 420
Medical secretaries 28,220 0.97 260
Office clerks, general 24,710 0.97 1,110
Registered nurses 59,770 0.97 1,020
Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 17,180 0.97 180
Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 18,800 0.97 180
Security guards 24,240 0.96 230
Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 41,060 0.96 260
Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 16,520 0.96 1,260
Waiters and waitresses 17,920 0.96 950
Industrial truck and tractor operators 28,740 0.96 110
Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 16,570 0.95 330
Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 33,340 0.95 110
Payroll and timekeeping clerks 31,660 0.95 110
Highway maintenance workers 33,160 0.94 130
Dishwashers 16,240 0.94 280
Automotive service technicians and mechanics 34,140 0.94 480
Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 16,800 0.94 260
Cooks, restaurant 20,410 0.94 450
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 30,020 0.94 760
Packers and packagers, hand 19,070 0.94 270
Counter and rental clerks 21,730 0.93 140

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