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Charleston Employment

Employment and Industries in the Charleston, West Virginia Area

Government, trade, utilities, education and medicine have major economic roles in Charleston, West Virginia. The chemical industry and the manufacturing sector are also significant economic assets. Charleston is the capital of West Virginia, thus government has a significant impact on the economy.

Some of the noteworthy companies headquartered in Charleston are United Bank of West Virginia, Inc., West Virginia-American Water Company, Charleston Stamping and Manufacturing, Appalachian Power and Tudor's Biscuit World. Charleston Area Medical Center is the region's largest employer.

The primary job sectors in Charleston, West Virginia are healthcare; professional, scientific and technical services; government, accommodation and food services, and finance and insurance. Management, professional and related occupations (41% of the labor force). Sales and office occupations (27% of the jobs).

Facts about Charleston, West Virginia: Cost of living index in 2008: 84.5 (U.S. average: 100). Average salary in 2009: $32,000. Adult residents holding a bachelor's degree or higher: 33%.

The largest employers in the Charleston area:

  • Charleston Area Medical Center
  • Kanawha County Board of Education
  • Thomas Memorial Hospital
  • U.S. Postal Service
  • Mc Junkin Red Man Corp
  • Verizon Wireless
  • BB&T
  • West Virginia Department of Administration
  • St. Francis Hospital
  • West Virginia Media

Charleston, West Virginia has a number of popular jobs where the majority of the workers have college degrees including registered nurses, wholesale and manufacturing sales representatives; teachers, child, family and school social workers; social and human service assistants; computer programmers, civil engineers and medical and health services managers.

Charleston businesses can receive assistance from the following associations:

People looking for local business and economic news can read the Charleston Gazette.

Most Popular Jobs in Charleston, West Virginia 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 3,500 $54,080 $36,560 - 72,860 24% 56%
2 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 1,930 $61,770 $21,550 - 113,080 8% 51%
3 Accountants and auditors 1,300 $56,610 $30,300 - 84,460 18% 79%
4 Elementary school teachers, except special education 1,290 $43,340 $34,710 - 52,430 14% 95%
5 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 1,190 $42,100 $30,160 - 52,410 6% 96%
6 Lawyers 1,050 $91,680 $50,550 - 11% 99%
7 Child, family, and school social workers 780 $27,930 $21,150 - 36,770 19% 77%
8 Chief executives 620 $108,610 $28,010 - 2% 65%
9 Computer programmers 530 $48,460 $33,440 - 68,280 -4% 73%
10 Social and human service assistants 530 $19,150 $14,520 - 25,860 34% 58%
11 Educational, vocational, and school counselors 440 $43,150 $21,340 - 63,950 13% 73%
12 Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 440 $41,660 $30,530 - 52,670 20% 87%
13 Civil engineers 420 $63,040 $42,290 - 90,790 18% 87%
14 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 420 $42,050 $30,820 - 53,180 11% 95%
15 Medical and health services managers 380 $61,340 $38,950 - 95,340 16% 57%
16 Financial managers 370 $74,860 $37,100 - 113,160 13% 60%
17 Vocational education teachers, secondary school 370 $47,210 $35,690 - 61,690 -5% 96%
18 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 360 $57,760 $32,260 - 81,210 8% 78%
19 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 360 $41,470 $26,390 - 64,300 5% 58%
20 Pharmacists 350 $109,600 $90,480 - 132,710 22% 97%
21 Managers, all other 340 $62,560 $32,340 - 105,330 7% 55%
22 Special education teachers, secondary school 330 $36,360 $24,310 - 51,910 9% 87%
23 Social scientists and related workers, all other 310 $34,330 $26,730 - 40,280 5% 90%
24 Public relations specialists 290 $42,660 $26,750 - 66,860 18% 81%
25 Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 270 $56,230 $36,150 - 76,290 17% 56%
26 Medical and clinical laboratory technologists 260 $47,790 $37,040 - 61,050 12% 51%
27 Network systems and data communications analysts 260 $43,970 $27,840 - 67,260 53% 57%
28 Environmental scientists and specialists, including health 210 $44,270 $28,000 - 64,000 25% 93%
29 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 210 $33,330 $19,910 - 48,560 15% 51%
30 Computer systems analysts 190 $65,540 $38,160 - 99,140 29% 68%
31 Advertising sales agents 190 $49,790 $17,310 - 108,680 20% 56%
32 Network and computer systems administrators 180 $57,270 $33,020 - 83,970 27% 50%
33 Teachers and instructors, all other 180 $38,300 $20,870 - 61,910 9% 54%
34 Computer and information systems managers 170 $75,270 $50,170 - 112,690 16% 73%
35 Speech-language pathologists 170 $46,960 $34,310 - 53,670 11% 98%
36 Physical therapists 160 $73,790 $43,770 - 120,060 27% 89%
37 Financial analysts 160 $54,410 $28,090 - 80,320 34% 87%
38 Training and development specialists 160 $52,090 $28,860 - 79,540 18% 56%
39 Advertising and promotions managers 160 $50,570 $31,250 - 73,090 6% 76%
40 Mental health counselors 160 $37,690 $27,560 - 50,030 30% 73%
41 Management analysts 150 $68,150 $32,980 - 105,240 22% 78%
42 Surveyors 150 $41,350 $26,590 - 65,310 24% 82%
43 Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents 150 $0 $ - 25% 67%
44 Mechanical engineers 140 $87,980 $46,850 - 137,830 4% 78%
45 Insurance underwriters 140 $69,490 $38,370 - 105,490 6% 53%
46 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 140 $69,280 $43,370 - 99,390 12% 51%
47 Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 140 $50,890 $26,320 - 89,790 16% 99%
48 Librarians 140 $44,610 $32,110 - 61,060 4% 85%
49 Graphic designers 140 $39,270 $23,050 - 56,700 10% 55%
50 Geoscientists, except hydrologists and geographers 130 $86,050 $36,880 - 140,410 22% 93%
51 Sales managers 130 $77,440 $43,760 - 142,520 10% 69%
52 Mining and geological engineers, including mining safety engineers 130 $75,760 $43,540 - 101,560 10% 80%
53 Detectives and criminal investigators 130 $50,890 $26,150 - 93,750 17% 54%
54 Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists 130 $41,140 $26,940 - 61,730 18% 56%
55 Medical and public health social workers 130 $39,350 $25,900 - 52,940 24% 77%
56 Mental health and substance abuse social workers 130 $39,290 $21,840 - 61,190 30% 77%
57 Chemical engineers 120 $95,380 $63,720 - 131,800 8% 91%
58 Physician assistants 120 $77,480 $60,430 - 100,850 27% 67%
59 Judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates 120 $59,640 $15,580 - 119,010 5% 99%
60 Social and community service managers 120 $49,720 $33,590 - 71,330 25% 72%
61 Financial specialists, all other 120 $49,630 $29,500 - 66,390 12% 50%
62 Computer software engineers, applications 110 $71,880 $43,770 - 102,100 45% 85%
63 Occupational health and safety specialists 110 $59,150 $35,550 - 82,090 8% 72%
64 Engineers, all other 110 $57,150 $22,550 - 115,360 6% 82%
65 Postmasters and mail superintendents 110 $52,680 $26,800 - 80,210 -1% 55%
66 Special education teachers, middle school 110 $39,330 $25,630 - 52,390 16% 87%
67 Education, training, and library workers, all other 110 $25,460 $19,560 - 31,940 11% 79%
68 Engineering managers 100 $103,410 $59,730 - 151,590 7% 84%
69 Environmental engineers 90 $60,810 $32,460 - 91,570 25% 86%
70 Database administrators 90 $53,390 $34,450 - 77,850 29% 72%
71 Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 90 $41,230 $28,720 - 50,810 18% 56%
72 Coaches and scouts 90 $31,370 $18,710 - 47,920 15% 60%
73 Chemists 80 $64,980 $30,240 - 127,850 9% 93%
74 Rehabilitation counselors 80 $41,030 $31,380 - 56,860 23% 73%
75 Legislators 80 $29,050 $14,500 - 54,180 1% 65%
76 Reporters and correspondents 80 $28,010 $14,940 - 45,610 1% 85%
77 Education administrators, postsecondary 70 $66,830 $40,990 - 99,190 14% 78%
78 Occupational therapists 70 $63,810 $30,710 - 99,900 23% 90%
79 Health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors 70 $53,260 $33,550 - 83,420 10% 74%
80 Editors 70 $42,420 $28,610 - 60,570 2% 81%
81 Floral designers 70 $20,500 $17,210 - 24,830 -9% 55%
82 Industrial engineers 60 $70,360 $48,870 - 87,900 20% 74%
83 Instructional coordinators 60 $47,420 $28,070 - 65,900 23% 79%
84 Health educators 60 $32,990 $24,060 - 41,140 26% 58%
85 Dentists, general 50 $145,560 $85,980 - 9% 100%
86 Petroleum engineers 50 $107,200 $71,170 - 5% 80%
87 Human resources managers, all other 50 $69,660 $43,590 - 114,710 11% 58%
88 Dietitians and nutritionists 50 $51,680 $32,000 - 79,980 9% 72%
89 Marketing managers 40 $77,470 $44,100 - 153,340 14% 69%
90 Financial examiners 40 $75,560 $41,960 - 120,070 11% 76%
91 Veterinarians 40 $70,200 $42,160 - 100,660 35% 100%
92 Computer specialists, all other 40 $57,640 $23,610 - 86,760 15% 68%
93 Market research analysts 40 $45,560 $19,210 - 96,410 20% 82%
94 Natural sciences managers 30 $79,880 $52,280 - 128,980 11% 93%
95 Credit analysts 30 $46,210 $28,330 - 72,580 2% 60%

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 Office clerks, general 6,080 $24,650 $15,270 - 37,200 13% 19%
2 Retail salespersons 4,870 $23,110 $14,480 - 37,100 12% 25%
3 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 4,470 $15,450 $14,070 - 16,960 18% 5%
4 Cashiers 4,020 $16,060 $14,050 - 19,420 -3% 10%
5 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 2,890 $31,920 $18,590 - 51,280 10% 4%
6 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 2,710 $23,930 $14,930 - 38,950 2% 5%
7 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 2,510 $19,580 $14,310 - 28,520 15% 4%
8 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 2,340 $25,240 $15,660 - 35,450 1% 18%
9 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 1,970 $27,620 $19,400 - 38,670 13% 16%
10 Customer service representatives 1,890 $25,760 $15,800 - 41,050 25% 22%
11 General and operations managers 1,860 $77,820 $32,210 - 143,780 2% 48%
12 Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 1,860 $39,800 $22,540 - 67,040 8% 3%
13 Waiters and waitresses 1,820 $17,040 $14,170 - 22,490 11% 14%
14 Maintenance and repair workers, general 1,660 $31,910 $16,160 - 57,970 10% 6%
15 Construction laborers 1,640 $36,550 $19,920 - 61,520 11% 5%
16 Security guards 1,600 $20,550 $14,450 - 35,560 17% 13%
17 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 1,410 $34,960 $23,310 - 48,940 15% 18%
18 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 1,360 $45,930 $25,740 - 76,390 6% 29%
19 Home health aides 1,300 $16,500 $14,110 - 19,680 49% 7%
20 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 1,270 $22,860 $15,160 - 31,760 8% 4%
21 Carpenters 1,220 $38,110 $24,510 - 53,970 10% 6%
22 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 1,210 $20,380 $16,070 - 26,090 18% 7%
23 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 1,120 $34,500 $18,150 - 53,930 4% 25%
24 Receptionists and information clerks 940 $21,600 $15,850 - 30,160 17% 13%
25 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 930 $17,880 $14,380 - 23,140 13% 5%
26 Personal and home care aides 910 $17,170 $14,530 - 20,080 51% 10%
27 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 840 $67,710 $36,670 - 92,910 9% 10%
28 Telemarketers 840 $36,600 $16,690 - 51,390 -10% 14%
29 Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 810 $27,530 $17,520 - 37,720 4% 15%
30 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 810 $26,550 $17,320 - 38,820 11% 14%
31 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 790 $51,290 $29,560 - 67,010 11% 4%
32 Electricians 790 $49,580 $29,340 - 70,390 7% 7%
33 Data entry keyers 780 $28,350 $18,230 - 42,600 -5% 18%
34 Team assemblers 770 $40,350 $21,310 - 54,200 0% 5%
35 Teacher assistants 770 $23,380 $15,990 - 30,270 10% 18%
36 Claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators 760 $52,180 $26,030 - 81,300 9% 47%
37 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 760 $32,000 $25,950 - 40,200 14% 7%
38 Mobile heavy equipment mechanics, except engines 750 $41,130 $26,170 - 52,120 12% 3%
39 Cooks, restaurant 750 $18,490 $14,410 - 24,070 12% 5%
40 Business operations specialists, all other 720 $53,840 $27,570 - 80,540 21% 49%
41 Driver/sales workers 720 $25,230 $14,390 - 46,590 -5% 4%
42 Medical assistants 720 $24,290 $17,120 - 35,650 35% 10%
43 Cooks, institution and cafeteria 720 $19,400 $14,760 - 25,120 11% 5%
44 Paralegals and legal assistants 710 $37,300 $26,040 - 51,060 22% 45%
45 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 700 $60,630 $32,790 - 85,740 7% 13%
46 Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers 680 $35,130 $20,650 - 59,770 9% 3%
47 Helpers--extraction workers 670 $37,270 $24,160 - 49,130 -0% 0%
48 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 650 $28,970 $17,540 - 46,890 14% 4%
49 Food preparation workers 630 $18,000 $14,200 - 25,650 15% 7%
50 Insurance claims and policy processing clerks 620 $29,820 $21,710 - 42,000 -1% 22%
51 Sales representatives, services, all other 610 $49,300 $26,820 - 73,290 28% 48%
52 Police and sheriff's patrol officers 610 $37,440 $27,120 - 49,140 11% 33%
53 Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 600 $42,830 $24,130 - 88,910 5% 2%
54 Tellers 570 $20,730 $16,180 - 26,400 14% 16%
55 Mine cutting and channeling machine operators 560 $44,000 $32,650 - 53,880 4% 0%
56 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 540 $18,070 $14,250 - 24,660 18% 6%
57 Excavating and loading machine and dragline operators 520 $44,170 $31,850 - 52,570 8% 4%
58 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 500 $56,810 $32,030 - 82,990 -5% 15%
59 Industrial truck and tractor operators 500 $37,260 $22,640 - 51,620 -2% 2%
60 Industrial machinery mechanics 490 $44,280 $25,600 - 62,670 9% 5%
61 Machinists 460 $40,280 $27,140 - 53,000 -3% 3%
62 Pharmacy technicians 440 $22,820 $16,740 - 30,610 32% 16%
63 Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 440 $17,710 $14,220 - 24,200 14% 3%
64 Child care workers 440 $16,710 $14,110 - 22,170 18% 15%
65 Counter and rental clerks 420 $22,430 $14,400 - 37,880 23% 16%
66 Insurance sales agents 410 $55,680 $28,730 - 91,850 13% 45%
67 Roof bolters, mining 410 $47,650 $38,070 - 59,770 1% 0%
68 Computer support specialists 410 $34,720 $18,240 - 57,010 13% 43%
69 Legal secretaries 400 $33,490 $24,480 - 44,200 12% 18%
70 Cooks, fast food 390 $15,070 $14,090 - 16,260 8% 5%
71 Radiologic technologists and technicians 380 $39,070 $21,040 - 58,260 15% 25%
72 Bus drivers, school 380 $23,180 $17,930 - 29,400 9% 4%
73 Physicians and surgeons, all other 370 $134,280 $44,100 - 0% 0%
74 Continuous mining machine operators 370 $47,650 $36,900 - 55,580 5% 0%
75 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 370 $28,000 $16,540 - 41,250 4% 6%
76 Dental assistants 370 $24,650 $18,420 - 31,490 29% 9%
77 Packers and packagers, hand 360 $17,090 $14,140 - 23,830 -12% 3%
78 Administrative services managers 350 $58,590 $34,890 - 83,540 12% 40%
79 Sheet metal workers 350 $38,030 $18,630 - 56,940 7% 4%
80 Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 350 $24,630 $15,260 - 39,540 19% 14%
81 First-line supervisors/managers of transportation and material-moving machine and vehicle operators 340 $55,060 $27,320 - 80,760 10% 17%
82 Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 330 $33,730 $17,720 - 49,980 -7% 14%
83 Real estate sales agents 320 $37,470 $15,270 - 82,570 11% 45%
84 Parts salespersons 320 $28,540 $16,110 - 40,130 -2% 6%
85 Postal service mail carriers 320 $0 $ - 1% 11%
86 Painters, construction and maintenance 310 $36,030 $17,520 - 54,600 12% 6%
87 Helpers--production workers 310 $29,290 $17,970 - 46,950 -1% 4%
88 Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists 310 $23,690 $14,770 - 33,140 12% 6%
89 Dishwashers 310 $16,200 $14,110 - 19,570 10% 3%
90 Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators 310 $0 $ - -8% 12%
91 Healthcare support workers, all other 300 $23,220 $16,370 - 32,100 16% 10%
92 Shuttle car operators 290 $44,980 $35,870 - 53,630 -8% 6%
93 Bill and account collectors 290 $26,130 $20,000 - 33,690 23% 13%
94 Bartenders 280 $18,450 $14,350 - 25,280 11% 17%
95 Civil engineering technicians 270 $41,130 $27,520 - 57,320 10% 18%
96 Production, planning, and expediting clerks 270 $40,580 $24,310 - 56,270 4% 30%
97 First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 250 $71,050 $27,090 - 116,420 4% 38%
98 Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists 250 $35,740 $26,150 - 48,700 12% 3%
99 Food servers, nonrestaurant 250 $16,510 $14,150 - 20,160 16% 9%
100 Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers 240 $32,350 $18,980 - 47,020 3% 25%
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Jobs More Common Near Charleston Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Shuttle car operators 44,980 290 543.8
Roof bolters, mining 47,650 410 468
Mine cutting and channeling machine operators 44,000 560 424.1
Continuous mining machine operators 47,650 370 416.3
Explosives workers, ordnance handling experts, and blasters 44,960 140 204.2
Helpers--extraction workers 37,270 670 146.6
Mining and geological engineers, including mining safety engineers 75,760 130 46.7
Wellhead pumpers 0 180 36.3
Social scientists and related workers, all other 34,330 310 12.3
Rotary drill operators, oil and gas 39,150 170 12.3
Excavating and loading machine and dragline operators 44,170 520 11.7
Postmasters and mail superintendents 52,680 110 11.3
Judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates 59,640 120 9.1
Mobile heavy equipment mechanics, except engines 41,130 750 6.3
Coin, vending, and amusement machine servicers and repairers 27,920 190 5.5
Vocational education teachers, secondary school 47,210 370 5.2
Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 39,800 1,860 5.1
Advertising and promotions managers 50,570 160 4.4
Geoscientists, except hydrologists and geographers 86,050 130 4.3
Chemical engineers 95,380 120 4.3
Pharmacy aides 17,790 160 3.9
Civil engineering technicians 41,130 270 3.1
Chemical technicians 33,290 190 3
Child, family, and school social workers 27,930 780 2.9
Electrical and electronics repairers, commercial and industrial equipment 38,100 210 2.9
Surveyors 41,350 150 2.8
New accounts clerks 25,150 220 2.7
Health specialties teachers, postsecondary 49,520 190 2.6
Data entry keyers 28,350 780 2.6
Environmental scientists and specialists, including health 44,270 210 2.6
Telemarketers 36,600 840 2.5
Office machine operators, except computer 21,700 210 2.5
Insurance claims and policy processing clerks 29,820 620 2.5
Claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators 52,180 760 2.5
Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers 35,130 680 2.5
Paralegals and legal assistants 37,300 710 2.5
Special education teachers, secondary school 36,360 330 2.4
Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators 51,280 120 2.4
Surveying and mapping technicians 35,560 170 2.4
Water and liquid waste treatment plant and system operators 37,500 220 2.4
Occupational health and safety specialists 59,150 110 2.2
Sheet metal workers 38,030 350 2.2
Cooks, institution and cafeteria 19,400 720 2.1
Surgical technologists 31,300 190 2.1
Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 41,660 440 2.1
Chief executives 108,610 620 2.1
Structural iron and steel workers 50,130 120 2
Office clerks, general 24,650 6,080 2
Electrical power-line installers and repairers 57,460 160 2
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 24,630 350 2

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Charleston, West Virginia Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
Telemarketers 36,600 1.48 840
Team assemblers 40,350 1.48 770
Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators 51,280 1.42 120
Nonfarm animal caretakers 26,420 1.28 110
First-line supervisors/managers of helpers, laborers, and material movers, hand 54,320 1.26 120
Industrial truck and tractor operators 37,260 1.24 500
Helpers--production workers 29,290 1.24 310
Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 42,830 1.22 600
Mine cutting and channeling machine operators 44,000 1.21 560
Insurance underwriters 69,490 1.2 140
Mechanical engineers 87,980 1.19 140
Continuous mining machine operators 47,650 1.18 370
Construction laborers 36,550 1.18 1,640
Geoscientists, except hydrologists and geographers 86,050 1.18 130
First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 67,710 1.16 840
Helpers--extraction workers 37,270 1.15 670
Excavating and loading machine and dragline operators 44,170 1.14 520
Chemical engineers 95,380 1.12 120
Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 51,290 1.11 790
Structural iron and steel workers 50,130 1.1 120
Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 61,770 1.09 1,930
Machinists 40,280 1.09 460
Data entry keyers 28,350 1.09 780
First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 56,810 1.07 500
First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 60,630 1.07 700
Roof bolters, mining 47,650 1.06 410
Advertising sales agents 49,790 1.06 190
Helpers--carpenters 27,560 1.06 110
First-line supervisors/managers of transportation and material-moving machine and vehicle operators 55,060 1.06 340
Electricians 49,580 1.06 790
All other information and record clerks 34,840 1.05 110
Painters, construction and maintenance 36,030 1.05 310
Teacher assistants 23,380 1.05 770
Electrical power-line installers and repairers 57,460 1.05 160
Shuttle car operators 44,980 1.05 290
Pharmacists 109,600 1.04 350
Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 56,230 1.04 270
Training and development specialists 52,090 1.03 160
Recreation workers 24,970 1.03 120
Brickmasons and blockmasons 46,640 1.02 120
First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 45,930 1.02 1,360
First-line supervisors/managers of non-retail sales workers 71,050 1.02 250
Teachers and instructors, all other 38,300 1.01 180
Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 33,730 1.01 330
Physical therapists 73,790 1.01 160
File clerks 23,520 1 150
Industrial machinery mechanics 44,280 1 490
Production, planning, and expediting clerks 40,580 0.99 270
Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 23,930 0.99 2,710
Insurance sales agents 55,680 0.99 410

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