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 32,650 32,480 19,700 38,870 22,085 29,545 39,890
    15.60 9.45 18.70 10.60 14.20 19.20
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers 51-1011 1,950 54,540 35,265 64,180 40,850 50,865 64,620
    26.20 16.95 30.85 19.65 24.45 31.05
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 51-2022 140 37,450 22,590 44,880 25,705 33,350 51,925
    18.00 10.85 21.60 12.35 16.05 24.95
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 51-2041 210 36,940 28,740 41,045 31,260 36,605 42,515
    17.75 13.80 19.75 15.05 17.60 20.45
Team Assemblers 51-2092 3,750 28,425 18,230 33,520 19,450 23,790 36,400
    13.65 8.75 16.10 9.35 11.45 17.50
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other 51-2099 2,270 22,665 16,800 25,595 17,570 20,815 26,620
    10.90 8.10 12.30 8.45 10.00 12.80
Bakers 51-3011 27,205 20,895 30,355 22,990 27,385 31,225
    13.10 10.05 14.60 11.05 13.15 15.00
Butchers and Meat Cutters 51-3021 400 28,830 18,375 34,055 19,495 28,295 36,915
    13.85 8.85 16.35 9.35 13.60 17.75
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 51-3022 230 22,000 17,985 24,010 18,790 21,615 24,595
    10.60 8.65 11.55 9.05 10.40 11.85
Food Batchmakers 51-3092 370 33,875 28,515 36,555 29,100 32,045 37,695
    16.30 13.70 17.55 14.00 15.40 18.10
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders 51-3093 60 31,005 20,885 36,065 22,205 25,345 36,580
    14.90 10.05 17.35 10.70 12.20 17.60
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 51-4011 180 39,220 27,465 45,100 30,355 37,500 47,905
    18.85 13.20 21.70 14.60 18.05 23.05
Numerical Tool and Process Control Programmers 51-4012 50
   
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4021 28,885 21,675 32,490 23,550 30,310 34,370
    13.90 10.40 15.60 11.30 14.55 16.50
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4022 33,235 30,030 34,840 31,965 34,275 36,650
    16.00 14.45 16.75 15.35 16.50 17.60
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4023 100 34,645 28,185 37,875 28,985 32,615 41,550
    16.65 13.55 18.20 13.95 15.70 20.00
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4031 870 29,350 23,240 32,405 24,530 28,705 33,665
    14.10 11.15 15.60 11.80 13.80 16.20
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4032 30 25,425 21,935 27,170 22,330 24,955 28,465
    12.20 10.55 13.05 10.75 12.00 13.70
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4033 400 35,175 28,605 38,455 30,635 35,380 40,080
    16.90 13.75 18.50 14.75 17.00 19.25
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4034 36,865 34,185 38,205 33,350 36,200 40,285
    17.70 16.45 18.35 16.05 17.40 19.35
Machinists 51-4041 950 39,100 26,455 45,420 29,615 38,850 47,595
    18.80 12.70 21.85 14.25 18.70 22.90
Model Makers, Metal and Plastic 51-4061 40 44,990 35,900 49,540 40,000 44,655 52,250
    21.65 17.25 23.80 19.25 21.45 25.10
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4072 31,730 26,285 34,450 25,940 28,115 30,290
    15.25 12.65 16.55 12.45 13.50 14.55
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4081 300 27,250 19,680 31,035 20,775 24,835 33,185
    13.10 9.45 14.90 10.00 11.95 15.95
Tool and Die Makers 51-4111 140 39,090 29,445 43,910 31,850 37,080 44,900
    18.80 14.15 21.10 15.30 17.85 21.60
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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.