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Gary Employment

Employment and Industries in the Gary, Indiana Area

Although Gary Indiana's steel industry has gone through a decline it's still a prominent part of the economy. Light manufacturing including plastics, paper products, rubber and chemical have become integral parts of Gary Indiana. The tourism industry which includes casino boats and a variety of entertainment venues are also significant elements of the economy.

Gary's Urban Enterprise Zones are located in low income neighborhoods and offer special tax credits to companies who employ people in the enterprise zones. Other business incentive programs include the Economic Development for a Growing Economy (EDGE) and the Job Service Matching System. In addition, the Lakeshore Employment Training Partnership collaborates with the Urban Enterprise Zone programs.

The community Development Block Grants offer federal funding to train people who are part of lower and middle income families. In addition, the Technology Enhancement for Hoosiers program provides a large amount of money each year in order for thousands of workers to acquire technology certification.

The major job providing companies in the Gary Indiana region are:

  • U.S. Steel/Gary Works
  • Gary Public School System
  • Methodist Hospital Northlake
  • City of Gary
  • Trump Indiana
  • Majestic Star Casino
  • Gary Community School Corp
  • GD Leasing of Indiana, Inc
  • The Performance Companies Incorporated
  • Superior Construction Co, Inc
  • Lake Ridge Schools Inc
  • Arc Bridges
  • Consolidated Fabrication & Constructors, Inc
  • CSU Transport, Inc
  • Environmental Building Services Contractors Corp
  • Edgewater Systems for Balanced Living Inc
  • Crown Corr Inc
  • Stanrail Corporation
  • U.S. Postal Service
  • NIPSCO
  • Indiana University Northwest
  • Northwest Indiana Water Company
  • Industrial Steel Construction
  • Gary Steel Products
  • Indiana Vocational Tech College

Some of the most popular occupations in the city which are filled by those with college degrees are registered nurses, teachers, wholesale and manufacturing sales representatives, lawyers, pharmacists, medical and health services managers, mechanical engineers and training and development specialists.

In Gary, Indiana the top employment industries are:

  • Manufacturing
  • Retail trade
  • Health services
  • Education
  • Government
  • Leisure and hospitality
  • Professional and business services
  • Transportation

Pertinent information about Gary Indiana: The city has been ranked #39 in Forbes Magazine's top 100 best cities for jobs list. In Gary, the estimated median household income in 2007 was $27,000. Regarding the adult population, approximately 10% hold a bachelor's degree or better. In 2008 the cost of living index in Gary, Indiana was near the country's average.

The following business organizations provide assistance to local companies:

The Post-Tribune of Northwest Indiana is a good resource for local business and industry news.

Most Popular Jobs in Gary, Indiana 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 Registered nurses 6,130 $60,570 $42,820 - 80,110 24% 56%
2 Elementary school teachers, except special education 3,240 $47,590 $32,650 - 65,330 14% 95%
3 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 2,320 $57,000 $23,980 - 99,350 8% 51%
4 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 2,020 $47,780 $28,840 - 67,100 6% 96%
5 Teachers and instructors, all other 1,800 $23,310 $18,170 - 26,850 9% 54%
6 Accountants and auditors 1,330 $57,690 $36,400 - 84,750 18% 79%
7 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 1,220 $50,400 $34,200 - 68,270 11% 95%
8 Lawyers 880 $101,960 $37,200 - 11% 99%
9 Pharmacists 720 $98,120 $86,000 - 120,250 22% 97%
10 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 670 $91,900 $42,090 - 12% 51%
11 Medical and health services managers 630 $84,740 $44,550 - 16% 57%
12 Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 600 $50,720 $34,900 - 67,290 20% 87%
13 Child, family, and school social workers 550 $35,220 $21,910 - 51,060 19% 77%
14 Mechanical engineers 520 $78,870 $49,770 - 113,710 4% 78%
15 Training and development specialists 510 $46,770 $19,400 - 80,280 18% 56%
16 Industrial engineers 490 $77,040 $55,830 - 103,210 20% 74%
17 Physical therapists 470 $80,850 $34,010 - 130,090 27% 89%
18 Coaches and scouts 460 $22,310 $13,110 - 39,290 15% 60%
19 Financial managers 450 $96,270 $49,410 - 161,030 13% 60%
20 Sales managers 430 $103,070 $40,780 - 10% 69%
21 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 430 $77,770 $56,430 - 102,300 8% 78%
22 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 420 $44,840 $29,270 - 61,150 15% 51%
23 Chief executives 390 $141,170 $53,370 - 2% 65%
24 Network and computer systems administrators 360 $57,000 $32,810 - 81,430 27% 50%
25 Self-enrichment education teachers 360 $44,830 $32,280 - 69,030 23% 54%
26 Educational, vocational, and school counselors 340 $49,810 $33,650 - 69,310 13% 73%
27 Electrical engineers 330 $76,940 $59,370 - 98,670 6% 81%
28 Mental health and substance abuse social workers 320 $33,090 $25,920 - 44,910 30% 77%
29 Social and human service assistants 320 $27,370 $17,050 - 40,110 34% 58%
30 Managers, all other 290 $62,650 $35,900 - 98,710 7% 55%
31 Medical and clinical laboratory technologists 290 $46,410 $33,850 - 62,020 12% 51%
32 Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists 290 $39,760 $28,540 - 52,280 11% 58%
33 Graphic designers 290 $37,350 $24,690 - 50,910 10% 55%
34 Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 280 $69,870 $21,850 - 146,780 25% 67%
35 Management analysts 270 $76,190 $37,360 - 130,100 22% 78%
36 Computer systems analysts 270 $67,330 $39,370 - 96,430 29% 68%
37 Special education teachers, secondary school 260 $48,940 $34,580 - 66,020 9% 87%
38 Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 260 $39,850 $24,200 - 67,040 18% 56%
39 Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists 250 $70,050 $35,690 - 117,450 18% 56%
40 Computer software engineers, applications 240 $74,140 $49,870 - 118,090 45% 85%
41 Medical and public health social workers 240 $53,280 $34,960 - 64,980 24% 77%
42 Librarians 240 $48,620 $25,290 - 67,920 4% 85%
43 Public relations specialists 240 $39,840 $20,930 - 60,700 18% 81%
44 Social and community service managers 230 $56,620 $33,980 - 102,270 25% 72%
45 Floral designers 230 $24,060 $14,460 - 33,020 -9% 55%
46 Speech-language pathologists 220 $0 $ - 11% 98%
47 Occupational therapists 210 $81,720 $56,840 - 118,120 23% 90%
48 Civil engineers 210 $71,280 $45,770 - 98,280 18% 87%
49 Engineering managers 200 $115,040 $79,370 - 7% 84%
50 Legislators 200 $101,480 $21,870 - 1% 65%
51 Social workers, all other 200 $38,600 $23,310 - 66,280 18% 77%
52 Advertising sales agents 190 $67,560 $21,070 - 20% 56%
53 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 190 $51,290 $25,590 - 87,720 5% 58%
54 Dentists, general 180 $183,410 $94,630 - 9% 100%
55 Chemists 180 $66,810 $37,150 - 102,310 9% 93%
56 Education administrators, postsecondary 170 $77,120 $45,330 - 120,530 14% 78%
57 Vocational education teachers, secondary school 170 $57,160 $35,720 - 81,260 -5% 96%
58 Special education teachers, middle school 170 $49,620 $34,750 - 66,230 16% 87%
59 Personal financial advisors 160 $87,920 $19,530 - 41% 81%
60 Computer and information systems managers 150 $93,280 $58,120 - 137,670 16% 73%
61 Detectives and criminal investigators 150 $57,670 $38,690 - 94,500 17% 54%
62 Instructional coordinators 140 $63,770 $40,460 - 101,680 23% 79%
63 Sales and related workers, all other 140 $42,640 $15,870 - 65,030 14% 62%
64 Clergy 140 $24,150 $13,320 - 44,760 19% 75%
65 Marketing managers 130 $91,150 $38,960 - 143,650 14% 69%
66 Materials engineers 130 $68,740 $54,130 - 95,050 4% 77%
67 Health educators 120 $57,160 $31,050 - 80,650 26% 58%
68 Market research analysts 120 $52,710 $34,660 - 82,680 20% 82%
69 Urban and regional planners 120 $49,900 $34,800 - 72,520 15% 92%
70 Engineers, all other 110 $53,840 $33,630 - 91,150 6% 82%
71 Dietitians and nutritionists 110 $46,990 $35,030 - 62,620 9% 72%
72 Human resources managers, all other 100 $100,390 $50,740 - 11% 58%
73 Environmental engineers 100 $92,330 $52,410 - 25% 86%
74 Physician assistants 100 $76,070 $56,010 - 98,330 27% 67%
75 Education administrators, all other 100 $72,650 $39,680 - 106,400 13% 78%
76 Occupational health and safety specialists 100 $59,620 $25,980 - 99,340 8% 72%
77 Adult literacy, remedial education, and GED teachers and instructors 100 $37,180 $22,160 - 58,930 14% 54%
78 Occupational health and safety technicians 100 $34,620 $16,970 - 66,020 15% 72%
79 Optometrists 90 $80,050 $34,150 - 124,390 11% 100%
80 Judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates 80 $88,530 $41,860 - 130,440 5% 99%
81 Credit analysts 80 $73,380 $29,300 - 125,200 2% 60%
82 Architects, except landscape and naval 80 $71,280 $28,590 - 148,970 18% 88%
83 Surveyors 80 $61,110 $38,800 - 81,450 24% 82%
84 Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 80 $60,440 $37,670 - 88,750 16% 99%
85 Computer programmers 80 $53,120 $29,350 - 79,990 -4% 73%
86 Financial specialists, all other 80 $50,790 $35,600 - 63,490 12% 50%
87 Biological technicians 80 $34,900 $24,350 - 48,290 16% 60%
88 Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors 80 $33,040 $21,170 - 41,640 34% 73%
89 Reporters and correspondents 80 $31,460 $15,970 - 50,120 1% 85%
90 Directors, religious activities and education 80 $29,000 $21,530 - 39,950 20% 64%
91 Musicians and singers 80 $0 $ - 10% 53%
92 Purchasing managers 70 $75,790 $39,090 - 118,450 3% 57%
93 Financial analysts 70 $61,040 $31,730 - 96,160 34% 87%
94 Network systems and data communications analysts 70 $57,690 $37,580 - 79,020 53% 57%
95 Education administrators, preschool and child care center/program 70 $47,990 $24,100 - 85,390 24% 78%
96 Tax preparers 70 $27,200 $16,730 - 49,930 -8% 54%
97 Health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors 60 $82,790 $52,550 - 123,000 10% 74%
98 Sales engineers 60 $80,010 $57,130 - 121,490 9% 79%
99 Compensation and benefits managers 60 $76,730 $37,640 - 135,060 12% 58%
100 Healthcare practitioners and technical workers, all other 60 $43,980 $24,030 - 83,400 15% 72%

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 Retail salespersons 10,030 $23,790 $13,670 - 40,720 12% 25%
2 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 8,660 $15,580 $12,870 - 19,830 18% 5%
3 Cashiers 7,700 $17,460 $13,170 - 23,090 -3% 10%
4 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 6,930 $41,830 $25,440 - 62,720 10% 4%
5 Maintenance and repair workers, general 6,580 $47,410 $24,870 - 69,070 10% 6%
6 Office clerks, general 6,300 $23,730 $14,240 - 35,160 13% 19%
7 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 5,330 $22,930 $14,060 - 33,310 15% 4%
8 Waiters and waitresses 5,170 $18,060 $13,120 - 24,760 11% 14%
9 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 4,800 $28,820 $15,620 - 45,230 2% 5%
10 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 4,220 $29,180 $20,360 - 40,460 1% 18%
11 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 3,740 $34,300 $18,740 - 49,590 13% 16%
12 Stock clerks and order fillers 3,730 $21,690 $14,630 - 30,780 -8% 8%
13 Customer service representatives 3,380 $26,680 $13,970 - 44,950 25% 22%
14 Teacher assistants 3,270 $19,650 $14,810 - 24,780 10% 18%
15 Carpenters 3,210 $44,280 $21,690 - 78,000 10% 6%
16 Industrial truck and tractor operators 2,960 $43,630 $27,400 - 61,200 -2% 2%
17 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 2,780 $23,180 $17,330 - 30,410 18% 7%
18 Security guards 2,750 $23,780 $13,670 - 39,740 17% 13%
19 Rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 2,670 $49,200 $34,160 - 65,820 -12% 0%
20 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 2,650 $43,370 $22,440 - 77,420 4% 25%
21 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 2,280 $38,150 $24,960 - 53,980 15% 18%
22 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 2,220 $44,120 $26,150 - 66,970 6% 29%
23 Food preparation workers 2,190 $19,280 $13,820 - 25,980 15% 7%
24 Receptionists and information clerks 2,160 $22,440 $14,740 - 31,250 17% 13%
25 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 2,060 $28,810 $18,060 - 42,810 11% 14%
26 General and operations managers 2,010 $106,900 $47,200 - 2% 48%
27 Electricians 1,940 $63,200 $39,110 - 82,110 7% 7%
28 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 1,930 $25,050 $15,020 - 34,680 18% 6%
29 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 1,830 $61,790 $33,670 - 91,090 -5% 15%
30 Construction laborers 1,830 $43,700 $19,240 - 65,770 11% 5%
31 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 1,680 $67,540 $39,770 - 91,610 11% 4%
32 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 1,680 $26,850 $14,520 - 42,650 8% 4%
33 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 1,660 $41,310 $30,990 - 51,380 14% 7%
34 Personal and home care aides 1,620 $19,470 $15,920 - 24,850 51% 10%
35 Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 1,550 $38,420 $25,650 - 55,660 -7% 14%
36 Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 1,540 $39,380 $24,230 - 59,940 5% 2%
37 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 1,510 $19,670 $13,580 - 27,260 13% 5%
38 Tellers 1,500 $22,780 $17,520 - 29,740 14% 16%
39 Bus drivers, school 1,460 $27,700 $13,770 - 40,490 9% 4%
40 Child care workers 1,460 $19,160 $13,790 - 25,020 18% 15%
41 Home health aides 1,440 $22,340 $17,290 - 28,710 49% 7%
42 Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists 1,420 $22,110 $13,440 - 38,530 12% 6%
43 Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 1,410 $22,850 $14,750 - 32,690 14% 3%
44 Packers and packagers, hand 1,380 $20,650 $13,580 - 31,600 -12% 3%
45 Cooks, restaurant 1,380 $19,940 $13,730 - 27,900 12% 5%
46 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 1,340 $36,120 $17,320 - 61,290 14% 4%
47 Medical assistants 1,340 $26,290 $19,380 - 36,800 35% 10%
48 Gaming dealers 1,280 $0 $ - 24% 11%
49 Police and sheriff's patrol officers 1,240 $43,180 $33,670 - 53,730 11% 33%
50 Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 1,230 $30,900 $19,890 - 42,100 4% 15%
51 Bartenders 1,230 $19,060 $12,950 - 29,780 11% 17%
52 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 1,220 $64,790 $39,090 - 95,550 7% 13%
53 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 1,220 $30,460 $17,990 - 47,070 4% 6%
54 Counter and rental clerks 1,210 $24,440 $13,660 - 39,130 23% 16%
55 Team assemblers 1,160 $30,970 $14,500 - 45,840 0% 5%
56 Preschool teachers, except special education 1,150 $32,310 $17,180 - 60,270 26% 43%
57 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 1,130 $71,760 $42,410 - 104,730 9% 10%
58 Cooks, fast food 1,050 $16,320 $13,020 - 20,920 8% 5%
59 Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 1,030 $16,880 $13,120 - 22,860 12% 6%
60 Machinists 1,010 $42,240 $27,240 - 59,400 -3% 3%
61 Helpers--production workers 1,010 $28,240 $16,670 - 48,080 -1% 4%
62 Cooks, institution and cafeteria 990 $21,240 $15,990 - 27,520 11% 5%
63 Industrial machinery mechanics 970 $49,160 $32,910 - 63,170 9% 5%
64 Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 970 $16,300 $13,010 - 20,380 10% 8%
65 Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 890 $61,320 $35,280 - 82,310 8% 3%
66 Sales representatives, services, all other 830 $54,570 $16,050 - 97,970 28% 48%
67 Pharmacy technicians 830 $27,030 $20,820 - 33,490 32% 16%
68 Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists 820 $42,360 $26,030 - 59,480 12% 3%
69 Medical secretaries 810 $29,130 $21,240 - 39,700 17% 18%
70 Dishwashers 780 $16,690 $13,040 - 21,730 10% 3%
71 Postal service mail carriers 780 $0 $ - 1% 11%
72 Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 720 $30,500 $18,620 - 45,940 19% 14%
73 Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders 720 $27,720 $17,100 - 39,940 -5% 5%
74 Cement masons and concrete finishers 700 $48,840 $28,440 - 78,610 11% 2%
75 Computer support specialists 680 $39,500 $20,120 - 68,810 13% 43%
76 Metal-refining furnace operators and tenders 670 $45,330 $33,100 - 53,040 -19% 0%
77 Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 670 $16,770 $12,980 - 22,980 10% 17%
78 Dental assistants 640 $32,440 $21,780 - 41,730 29% 9%
79 Correctional officers and jailers 630 $28,880 $22,260 - 35,520 17% 11%
80 Construction managers 620 $83,820 $55,430 - 109,260 16% 29%
81 Brickmasons and blockmasons 620 $55,410 $34,700 - 80,440 10% 3%
82 Business operations specialists, all other 620 $53,550 $13,750 - 114,240 21% 49%
83 First-line supervisors/managers of transportation and material-moving machine and vehicle operators 600 $56,250 $34,020 - 79,700 10% 17%
84 Parts salespersons 600 $30,120 $17,940 - 47,980 -2% 6%
85 Insurance sales agents 590 $52,990 $21,400 - 153,180 13% 45%
86 Physicians and surgeons, all other 580 $216,030 $156,570 - 0% 0%
87 Radiologic technologists and technicians 580 $50,300 $39,240 - 63,390 15% 25%
88 Pourers and casters, metal 580 $47,500 $25,890 - 74,670 -17% 0%
89 Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers 570 $43,280 $27,870 - 69,050 9% 3%
90 Bill and account collectors 560 $28,880 $18,170 - 41,930 23% 13%
91 Library assistants, clerical 560 $19,240 $13,470 - 26,260 8% 37%
92 Amusement and recreation attendants 560 $17,630 $13,090 - 25,040 24% 22%
93 First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 550 $85,090 $30,200 - 4% 38%
94 Driver/sales workers 550 $34,820 $15,940 - 58,030 -5% 4%
95 Legal secretaries 550 $29,550 $20,990 - 39,710 12% 18%
96 Interviewers, except eligibility and loan 540 $25,940 $18,340 - 35,560 10% 24%
97 Fire fighters 530 $38,870 $23,440 - 51,740 12% 18%
98 Dispatchers, except police, fire, and ambulance 530 $36,890 $21,730 - 61,250 2% 11%
99 Structural iron and steel workers 520 $62,640 $37,690 - 80,810 6% 4%
100 Recreation workers 520 $20,740 $13,880 - 31,930 13% 47%
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Jobs More Common Near Gary Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Refractory materials repairers, except brickmasons 41,230 180 182.9
Rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 49,200 2,670 55.5
Pourers and casters, metal 47,500 580 36.6
Metal-refining furnace operators and tenders 45,330 670 29.6
Tank car, truck, and ship loaders 53,390 230 27.1
Boilermakers 57,810 460 22.6
Public address system and other announcers 0 140 15.1
Gaming surveillance officers and gaming investigators 39,470 140 14.5
Gaming cage workers 24,710 270 13.6
Power plant operators 58,680 390 11.6
Gaming dealers 0 1,280 9.2
Gaming change persons and booth cashiers 26,210 210 8.9
Heat treating equipment setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 40,270 270 8
Occupational health and safety technicians 34,620 100 7.4
Millwrights 56,720 420 6.9
Gaming supervisors 65,700 280 6.2
Motorboat mechanics 30,840 110 6
Bailiffs 33,840 130 5.9
Outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics 25,690 160 5.7
Insulation workers, floor, ceiling, and wall 37,760 150 5.5
Septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners 36,080 150 5.4
Insulation workers, mechanical 55,110 210 4.9
Crushing, grinding, and polishing machine setters, operators, and tenders 46,570 260 4.9
Structural iron and steel workers 62,640 520 4.5
Milling and planing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 46,010 160 4.4
Materials engineers 68,740 130 3.5
Control and valve installers and repairers, except mechanical door 49,140 210 3.3
Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists 39,760 290 3.1
Hazardous materials removal workers 47,710 220 3
Brickmasons and blockmasons 55,410 620 3
Sailors and marine oilers 31,790 140 2.7
Court, municipal, and license clerks 25,200 480 2.6
Library assistants, clerical 19,240 560 2.6
Maintenance and repair workers, general 47,410 6,580 2.5
Industrial truck and tractor operators 43,630 2,960 2.4
Highway maintenance workers 30,050 430 2.4
Welding, soldering, and brazing machine setters, operators, and tenders 29,790 160 2.3
Vocational education teachers, postsecondary 51,440 440 2.2
Machine feeders and offbearers 35,980 450 2.2
Legislators 101,480 200 2.2
Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 39,380 1,540 2.2
Multiple machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 26,640 310 2.2
Floral designers 24,060 230 2.2
Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 41,830 6,930 2.2
Appraisers and assessors of real estate 37,800 250 2.1
Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 22,850 1,410 2.1
Education administrators, all other 72,650 100 2.1
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 30,500 720 2.1
Helpers--carpenters 22,620 290 2
Extruding, forming, pressing, and compacting machine setters, operators, and tenders 30,590 230 2

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Gary, Indiana Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
Legislators 101,480 2.85 200
Pourers and casters, metal 47,500 1.5 580
Crushing, grinding, and polishing machine setters, operators, and tenders 46,570 1.49 260
Sheet metal workers 61,560 1.48 430
Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 67,540 1.47 1,680
Industrial truck and tractor operators 43,630 1.45 2,960
Gaming supervisors 65,700 1.44 280
Advertising sales agents 67,560 1.44 190
Rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 49,200 1.44 2,670
Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 61,320 1.43 890
Construction laborers 43,700 1.41 1,830
Machine feeders and offbearers 35,980 1.39 450
Maintenance and repair workers, general 47,410 1.38 6,580
Structural iron and steel workers 62,640 1.37 520
Automotive body and related repairers 53,560 1.36 410
Chemical technicians 56,610 1.35 180
Electricians 63,200 1.35 1,940
Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists 70,050 1.34 250
Milling and planing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 46,010 1.34 160
Insulation workers, mechanical 55,110 1.33 210
Driver/sales workers 34,820 1.33 550
Production workers, all other 38,290 1.32 160
Cement masons and concrete finishers 48,840 1.32 700
Roofers 45,940 1.3 410
Preschool teachers, except special education 32,310 1.27 1,150
Tank car, truck, and ship loaders 53,390 1.27 230
Mobile heavy equipment mechanics, except engines 54,210 1.26 240
Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 91,900 1.26 670
Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 44,840 1.26 420
Health educators 57,160 1.25 120
Structural metal fabricators and fitters 41,830 1.24 290
Hazardous materials removal workers 47,710 1.24 220
Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 37,640 1.24 220
First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 71,760 1.23 1,130
Gaming surveillance officers and gaming investigators 39,470 1.23 140
Metal-refining furnace operators and tenders 45,330 1.23 670
First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 85,090 1.22 550
Brickmasons and blockmasons 55,410 1.22 620
Occupational therapists 81,720 1.22 210
Demonstrators and product promoters 31,120 1.21 120
Maintenance workers, machinery 45,670 1.21 180
Physicians and surgeons, all other 216,030 1.21 580
Heat treating equipment setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 40,270 1.21 270
Refuse and recyclable material collectors 36,200 1.2 340
Helpers--production workers 28,240 1.19 1,010
Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 28,820 1.19 4,800
Loan officers 70,030 1.18 440
Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 34,390 1.18 510
Transportation, storage, and distribution managers 95,190 1.18 230
Mechanical drafters 55,760 1.17 150

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