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 42,440 30,070 48,620 32,910 40,800 49,740
    20.40 14.45 23.40 15.80 19.60 23.90
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 51-2022 30 26,780 17,530 31,400 18,810 27,700 33,880
    12.90 8.45 15.10 9.05 13.30 16.30
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 51-2041 N/A 37,040 28,590 41,270 31,960 36,680 43,300
    17.80 13.75 19.85 15.35 17.65 20.80
Team Assemblers 51-2092 N/A 24,930 20,050 27,370 21,410 24,710 28,480
    12.00 9.65 13.15 10.30 11.90 13.70
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other 51-2099 1,070 21,940 18,160 23,820 19,570 21,450 23,320
    10.55 8.75 11.45 9.40 10.30 11.20
Bakers 51-3011 70 18,820 16,750 19,860 16,830 18,360 20,660
    9.05 8.05 9.55 8.10 8.85 9.95
Butchers and Meat Cutters 51-3021 120 29,510 22,190 33,180 25,010 28,780 35,120
    14.20 10.65 15.95 12.05 13.85 16.90
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 51-3022 120 20,730 17,090 22,560 18,670 21,020 22,880
    9.95 8.20 10.85 9.00 10.10 11.00
Food Batchmakers 51-3092 60 31,750 27,020 34,110 31,110 33,500 35,900
    15.25 13.00 16.40 14.95 16.10 17.25
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders 51-3093 N/A 20,960 18,790 22,040 20,000 21,530 23,060
    10.10 9.05 10.60 9.60 10.35 11.10
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 51-4011 240 22,570 17,100 25,300 18,690 21,300 23,630
    10.85 8.20 12.15 9.00 10.25 11.35
Numerical Tool and Process Control Programmers 51-4012 30 36,360 21,730 43,680 22,910 39,300 45,860
    17.50 10.45 21.00 11.00 18.90 22.05
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4021 N/A 22,260 18,220 24,280 19,650 21,870 24,080
    10.70 8.75 11.65 9.45 10.50 11.60
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4031 430 27,170 19,590 30,950 21,710 26,430 31,510
    13.05 9.40 14.90 10.45 12.70 15.15
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4032 70 26,470 21,790 28,810 21,680 23,780 31,050
    12.75 10.50 13.85 10.40 11.45 14.95
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4033 220 30,220 26,500 32,090 26,250 28,500 30,800
    14.55 12.75 15.45 12.60 13.70 14.80
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4034 70 27,970 20,810 31,550 21,470 23,940 34,500
    13.45 10.00 15.15 10.30 11.50 16.60
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4035 130 21,420 16,590 23,840 17,650 20,710 23,880
    10.30 8.00 11.45 8.50 9.95 11.50
Machinists 51-4041 770 35,080 28,810 38,220 31,760 35,410 39,470
    16.85 13.85 18.35 15.25 17.05 19.00
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4072 350 27,040 21,030 30,050 21,960 25,520 32,570
    13.00 10.10 14.45 10.55 12.25 15.65
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4081 200 27,400 16,580 32,800 18,050 31,760 35,030
    13.15 7.95 15.75 8.70 15.25 16.85
Tool and Die Makers 51-4111 160 39,740 30,770 44,230 35,550 41,260 45,400
    19.10 14.80 21.25 17.10 19.85 21.85
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 51-4121 540 26,250 20,660 29,040 21,230 23,690 29,240
    12.60 9.95 13.95 10.20 11.40 14.05
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-4122 140 31,630 24,990 34,950 26,010 29,850 37,350
    15.20 12.00 16.80 12.50 14.35 17.95
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4193 N/A 23,290 22,030 23,920 21,060 22,340 23,620
    11.20 10.60 11.50 10.10 10.75 11.35
Printing Press Operators 51-5112 220 30,540 21,070 35,270 24,830 29,040 37,880
    14.70 10.15 16.95 11.95 13.95 18.20
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 51-6011 210 19,330 16,890 20,550 16,750 18,210 20,090
    9.30 8.10 9.90 8.05 8.75 9.65
Sewing Machine Operators 51-6031 970 21,300 16,930 23,490 17,850 20,760 24,360
    10.25 8.15 11.30 8.60 10.00 11.70
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-6062 30 23,080 18,150 25,550 19,700 22,270 25,910
    11.10 8.75 12.30 9.45 10.70 12.45
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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.