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 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
    N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers 51-1011 1,310 47,960 28,780 57,550 33,390 44,950 58,440
    23.05 13.85 27.65 16.05 21.60 28.10
Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers 51-2021 320 31,210 24,690 34,480 27,590 32,730 35,710
    15.00 11.85 16.60 13.25 15.75 17.15
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 51-2022 130 29,600 19,350 34,730 19,750 33,110 36,040
    14.25 9.30 16.70 9.50 15.90 17.35
Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers 51-2023 190 34,300 33,400 34,750 32,800 34,860 36,930
    16.50 16.05 16.70 15.75 16.75 17.75
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 51-2041 320 29,820 26,980 31,240 25,980 27,930 29,870
    14.35 12.95 15.00 12.50 13.45 14.35
Team Assemblers 51-2092 3,340 29,170 22,180 32,660 25,050 29,400 34,620
    14.00 10.65 15.70 12.05 14.15 16.65
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other 51-2099 2,000 23,010 16,760 26,130 17,370 19,470 30,840
    11.05 8.05 12.55 8.35 9.35 14.85
Bakers 51-3011 90 19,830 16,710 21,390 17,340 19,430 22,580
    9.55 8.05 10.30 8.35 9.35 10.85
Butchers and Meat Cutters 51-3021 N/A 31,490 20,540 36,970 22,510 30,500 37,600
    15.15 9.85 17.75 10.80 14.65 18.10
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 51-3022 50 21,070 17,370 22,910 17,220 19,080 24,170
    10.15 8.35 11.00 8.30 9.15 11.60
Slaughterers and Meat Packers 51-3023 120 19,530 17,530 20,530 16,890 18,390 19,890
    9.40 8.45 9.85 8.10 8.85 9.55
Food Batchmakers 51-3092 N/A 26,870 18,870 30,870 21,100 27,640 33,020
    12.90 9.05 14.85 10.15 13.30 15.85
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders 51-3093 N/A 29,700 19,970 34,560 22,240 32,310 35,840
    14.30 9.60 16.60 10.70 15.55 17.25
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 51-4011 90 30,230 22,950 33,870 24,550 28,310 33,850
    14.55 11.05 16.30 11.80 13.60 16.30
Numerical Tool and Process Control Programmers 51-4012 20 43,990 34,560 48,700 36,270 43,450 52,200
    21.15 16.60 23.40 17.45 20.90 25.10
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4021 70 25,830 21,870 27,810 21,660 23,680 29,360
    12.40 10.50 13.35 10.40 11.40 14.10
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4023 100 39,460 33,780 42,310 35,550 40,370 44,330
    18.95 16.25 20.35 17.10 19.40 21.30
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4031 670 30,260 21,790 34,490 24,880 30,440 36,030
    14.55 10.50 16.60 11.95 14.65 17.30
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4033 180 28,470 20,530 32,440 22,350 29,300 34,620
    13.70 9.85 15.60 10.75 14.10 16.65
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4034 70 32,320 28,420 34,270 30,350 33,150 35,800
    15.55 13.65 16.50 14.60 15.95 17.20
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4035 N/A 30,950 23,280 34,780 26,430 31,580 36,190
    14.90 11.20 16.70 12.70 15.20 17.40
Machinists 51-4041 630 33,670 23,610 38,700 27,430 33,590 37,850
    16.20 11.35 18.60 13.20 16.15 18.20
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders 51-4051 50 30,040 20,840 34,640 22,530 31,600 36,340
    14.45 10.00 16.65 10.85 15.20 17.45
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4072 200 25,580 17,240 29,750 18,150 23,880 32,610
    12.30 8.30 14.30 8.70 11.50 15.70
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4081 60 28,650 22,200 31,870 23,510 28,520 33,680
    13.75 10.70 15.30 11.30 13.70 16.20
Tool and Die Makers 51-4111 160 41,750 33,470 45,890 35,460 41,220 46,680
    20.05 16.10 22.05 17.05 19.80 22.45
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 51-4121 810 32,700 25,440 36,330 28,470 33,300 36,900
    15.70 12.25 17.45 13.70 16.00 17.75
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-4122 N/A 27,210 17,390 32,120 18,960 30,730 34,580
    13.10 8.35 15.45 9.10 14.75 16.65
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4191 30 30,930 25,820 33,490 27,480 31,790 35,170
    14.85 12.40 16.10 13.20 15.30 16.90
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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 Department of Labor & Workforce Development, Employment Security Division, Labor Market Information. Publish date May 2012.