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 930 53,060 31,830 63,680 36,380 48,950 65,970
    25.50 15.30 30.60 17.50 23.55 31.70
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 51-2022 40 25,160 20,780 27,350 20,990 23,100 27,720
    12.10 10.00 13.15 10.10 11.10 13.35
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 51-2041 100 31,050 24,870 34,140 26,520 31,840 35,740
    14.95 11.95 16.40 12.75 15.30 17.20
Team Assemblers 51-2092 2,620 25,090 17,410 28,930 18,920 24,530 30,930
    12.05 8.35 13.90 9.10 11.80 14.85
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other 51-2099 570 28,050 19,570 32,300 21,470 30,770 34,770
    13.50 9.40 15.55 10.30 14.80 16.70
Bakers 51-3011 50 20,250 16,830 21,960 17,330 19,360 23,370
    9.75 8.10 10.55 8.35 9.30 11.25
Butchers and Meat Cutters 51-3021 190 24,620 18,220 27,830 19,490 24,150 28,270
    11.85 8.75 13.40 9.35 11.60 13.60
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 51-3022 870 21,700 20,420 22,330 20,270 21,690 23,120
    10.45 9.80 10.75 9.75 10.45 11.10
Food Batchmakers 51-3092 90 34,930 20,690 42,040 22,700 39,360 44,030
    16.80 9.95 20.20 10.90 18.90 21.15
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders 51-3093 60 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
    N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 51-4011 160 32,720 24,340 36,900 26,100 31,770 37,400
    15.75 11.70 17.75 12.55 15.25 18.00
Numerical Tool and Process Control Programmers 51-4012 N/A 35,930 24,420 41,690 26,340 34,620 41,380
    17.25 11.75 20.05 12.65 16.65 19.90
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4022 80 27,330 26,460 27,770 25,670 27,420 29,170
    13.15 12.70 13.35 12.35 13.20 14.00
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4023 50 35,290 25,420 40,230 30,400 37,530 42,780
    16.95 12.20 19.35 14.60 18.05 20.55
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4031 N/A 27,210 19,630 31,000 21,110 25,060 31,170
    13.10 9.45 14.90 10.15 12.05 15.00
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4032 60 26,490 21,620 28,930 22,110 24,590 30,030
    12.75 10.40 13.90 10.65 11.80 14.45
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4033 90 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
    N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4034 20 29,180 26,990 30,270 26,340 28,350 30,370
    14.05 13.00 14.55 12.65 13.65 14.60
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4035 20 29,320 20,540 33,700 22,990 28,740 35,480
    14.10 9.90 16.20 11.05 13.80 17.05
Machinists 51-4041 1,120 48,760 35,230 55,520 39,540 46,680 59,380
    23.45 16.95 26.70 19.00 22.45 28.55
Pourers and Casters, Metal 51-4052 N/A 35,400 28,620 38,790 30,320 34,950 40,900
    17.00 13.75 18.65 14.60 16.80 19.65
Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic 51-4062 20 36,700 29,770 40,160 31,360 36,650 42,540
    17.65 14.30 19.30 15.10 17.60 20.45
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4081 370 29,620 22,050 33,400 24,630 30,320 35,290
    14.25 10.60 16.05 11.85 14.60 16.95
Tool and Die Makers 51-4111 260 48,450 28,420 58,460 31,570 44,670 67,470
    23.30 13.65 28.10 15.20 21.50 32.45
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 51-4121 480 29,800 23,210 33,100 24,670 29,960 34,860
    14.35 11.15 15.90 11.85 14.40 16.75
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-4122 180 32,450 22,100 37,620 26,380 33,220 40,320
    15.60 10.60 18.10 12.70 15.95 19.40
Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners 51-4194 10 29,170 22,190 32,650 23,400 30,340 34,690
    14.00 10.65 15.70 11.25 14.60 16.70
Prepress Technicians and Workers 51-5111 70 28,480 20,220 32,620 21,780 26,440 34,170
    13.70 9.70 15.70 10.45 12.70 16.45
Printing Press Operators 51-5112 N/A 34,040 23,130 39,500 25,340 30,730 40,510
    16.35 11.10 19.00 12.20 14.75 19.50
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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.