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 1,030 47,730 29,470 56,860 33,940 43,520 56,590
    22.95 14.15 27.35 16.30 20.90 27.20
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 51-2022 N/A 24,470 18,820 27,290 20,080 22,370 24,690
    11.75 9.05 13.10 9.65 10.75 11.85
Team Assemblers 51-2092 2,840 29,330 19,170 34,410 21,640 28,880 34,990
    14.10 9.20 16.55 10.40 13.90 16.80
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other 51-2099 1,080 26,090 17,950 30,160 19,490 26,450 32,200
    12.55 8.65 14.50 9.35 12.70 15.50
Bakers 51-3011 170 19,440 16,730 20,790 17,080 18,880 21,830
    9.35 8.05 10.00 8.20 9.10 10.50
Butchers and Meat Cutters 51-3021 160 27,650 18,330 32,310 19,590 26,630 32,580
    13.30 8.80 15.55 9.40 12.80 15.65
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 51-3022 80 25,930 21,010 28,390 24,510 26,970 29,340
    12.45 10.10 13.65 11.80 12.95 14.10
Food Batchmakers 51-3092 100 21,340 16,730 23,650 17,150 19,030 26,150
    10.25 8.05 11.35 8.25 9.15 12.55
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 51-4011 130 29,970 22,700 33,610 24,740 28,790 34,990
    14.40 10.90 16.15 11.90 13.85 16.80
Numerical Tool and Process Control Programmers 51-4012 10 36,660 34,160 37,910 33,270 36,070 39,770
    17.60 16.40 18.20 16.00 17.35 19.10
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4021 30 27,560 19,770 31,450 22,800 27,800 32,350
    13.25 9.50 15.10 10.95 13.35 15.55
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4031 400 28,540 23,010 31,300 25,120 28,660 33,040
    13.70 11.05 15.05 12.10 13.80 15.90
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4032 50 26,680 21,600 29,220 22,810 26,460 29,330
    12.85 10.40 14.05 10.95 12.70 14.10
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4033 130 28,760 22,590 31,850 25,090 27,840 30,600
    13.85 10.85 15.30 12.05 13.40 14.70
Machinists 51-4041 350 31,370 20,320 36,900 21,950 31,960 36,640
    15.10 9.75 17.75 10.55 15.35 17.60
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4072 220 24,090 17,440 27,410 18,830 22,570 29,640
    11.60 8.40 13.20 9.05 10.85 14.25
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4081 140 35,320 32,600 36,680 32,580 35,240 37,890
    17.00 15.70 17.65 15.65 16.95 18.20
Tool and Die Makers 51-4111 100 42,000 37,040 44,480 39,710 42,900 46,080
    20.20 17.80 21.40 19.10 20.60 22.15
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 51-4121 380 29,630 24,900 32,000 25,910 29,630 33,950
    14.25 11.95 15.40 12.45 14.25 16.30
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-4122 40 29,230 22,330 32,680 24,740 29,500 34,820
    14.05 10.75 15.70 11.90 14.20 16.75
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4191 50 27,980 27,230 28,350 26,020 27,780 29,550
    13.45 13.10 13.65 12.50 13.35 14.20
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4193 N/A 27,340 19,910 31,050 22,120 26,990 31,090
    13.15 9.55 14.95 10.65 13.00 14.95
Prepress Technicians and Workers 51-5111 20 33,520 23,340 38,600 26,940 33,390 42,510
    16.10 11.20 18.55 12.95 16.05 20.45
Printing Press Operators 51-5112 330 30,260 23,130 33,820 25,470 29,320 35,630
    14.55 11.10 16.25 12.25 14.10 17.15
Print Binding and Finishing Workers 51-5113 20 22,690 16,470 25,800 18,100 21,910 26,900
    10.90 7.90 12.40 8.70 10.55 12.95
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 51-6011 250 18,240 16,790 18,970 16,570 17,860 19,160
    8.75 8.05 9.10 7.95 8.60 9.20
Sewing Machine Operators 51-6031 740 20,540 16,630 22,500 17,100 18,980 23,880
    9.90 8.00 10.80 8.20 9.10 11.50
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-6063 100 24,600 19,790 27,010 20,790 23,730 28,440
    11.85 9.50 13.00 10.00 11.40 13.65
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-6064 760 27,040 27,010 27,050 25,620 27,190 28,760
    13.00 13.00 13.00 12.30 13.05 13.85
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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.