TENNESSEE OCCUPATIONAL WAGES
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Production Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage 25th pct Median wage 75th pct
PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS 51-0000 8,810 34,890 20,740 41,960 23,620 33,175 42,510
    16.75 9.95 20.15 11.35 15.95 20.45
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers 51-1011 680 64,340 39,765 76,630 46,315 64,060 74,740
    30.95 19.10 36.85 22.25 30.80 35.95
Team Assemblers 51-2092 30,050 21,890 34,130 24,340 29,970 35,140
    14.45 10.50 16.40 11.70 14.40 16.90
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other 51-2099 100 23,455 17,330 26,520 18,200 21,475 25,975
    11.30 8.35 12.75 8.75 10.30 12.50
Bakers 51-3011 70 19,290 17,110 20,385 17,010 18,910 20,935
    9.25 8.25 9.80 8.20 9.10 10.05
Butchers and Meat Cutters 51-3021 60 26,915 20,205 30,270 22,210 26,785 30,490
    12.95 9.70 14.55 10.70 12.90 14.65
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders 51-3093 17,030 16,450 17,325 15,870 16,750 18,210
    8.20 7.90 8.35 7.65 8.05 8.75
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 51-4011 210 34,375 29,365 36,880 31,395 33,970 36,635
    16.55 14.10 17.75 15.10 16.35 17.60
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4031 28,440 26,110 29,610 26,065 28,270 30,715
    13.65 12.55 14.25 12.55 13.60 14.75
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4032 40 26,085 20,385 28,935 22,380 27,475 30,160
    12.55 9.80 13.90 10.75 13.20 14.50
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4033 100 25,360 18,080 29,000 19,070 26,135 30,620
    12.20 8.70 13.95 9.15 12.55 14.70
Machinists 51-4041 150 41,295 29,100 47,395 34,985 41,445 50,785
    19.85 14.00 22.80 16.80 19.95 24.40
Tool and Die Makers 51-4111 60 39,690 29,145 44,965 33,465 41,375 47,960
    19.10 14.00 21.60 16.10 19.90 23.05
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 51-4121 100 32,560 23,680 37,000 25,945 30,660 38,285
    15.65 11.40 17.80 12.45 14.75 18.40
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4191 10 26,780 22,015 29,160 25,020 27,585 29,890
    12.85 10.60 14.00 12.05 13.25 14.35
Prepress Technicians and Workers 51-5111 30 29,345 22,285 32,875 24,045 27,090 33,405
    14.10 10.70 15.80 11.55 13.00 16.05
Printing Press Operators 51-5112 160 29,010 22,185 32,425 23,550 28,095 34,115
    13.95 10.65 15.60 11.30 13.50 16.40
Print Binding and Finishing Workers 51-5113 100 23,065 16,825 26,185 18,235 22,040 26,510
    11.10 8.10 12.60 8.75 10.60 12.75
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 51-6011 100 18,340 16,535 19,240 16,240 17,605 19,025
    8.80 7.95 9.25 7.80 8.45 9.15
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 51-6021 30 21,710 16,550 24,295 16,465 18,775 26,990
    10.45 7.95 11.70 7.90 9.05 13.00
Sewing Machine Operators 51-6031 50 17,125 16,125 17,625 16,135 17,330 18,670
    8.25 7.75 8.45 7.75 8.35 9.00
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters 51-7011 29,710 27,205 30,965 26,615 28,880 32,135
    14.30 13.10 14.90 12.80 13.90 15.45
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System Operators 51-8031 110 33,005 23,460 37,780 27,705 33,805 39,370
    15.85 11.30 18.15 13.30 16.25 18.95
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders 51-9011 160 48,175 40,345 52,095 42,895 49,450 54,815
    23.15 19.40 25.05 20.60 23.75 26.35
Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-9021 40 26,760 21,440 29,420 23,880 26,660 29,355
    12.85 10.30 14.15 11.50 12.80 14.10
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Entry and Experienced wages represent the mean of the lower third and the mean of the upper two-thirds of the wage distribution respectively. The OES survey does not collect information for entry or experienced workers. Tennessee Depatment of Labor & Workforce Development, Employment Security Division, Labor Market Information. Publish date June 2011.