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 34,580 21,140 41,310 23,930 32,130 42,130
    16.65 10.15 19.85 11.50 15.45 20.25
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers 51-1011 1,050 62,970 33,980 77,470 41,600 59,600 75,750
    30.30 16.35 37.25 20.00 28.65 36.40
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 51-2022 250 23,210 16,860 26,390 17,230 18,990 29,890
    11.15 8.10 12.70 8.30 9.15 14.35
Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers 51-2023 340 29,390 22,950 32,610 24,630 30,110 34,460
    14.15 11.05 15.70 11.85 14.50 16.55
Engine and Other Machine Assemblers 51-2031 N/A 36,200 32,460 38,060 32,710 35,870 40,070
    17.40 15.60 18.30 15.75 17.25 19.25
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 51-2041 190 30,960 25,120 33,880 25,850 29,160 35,340
    14.90 12.10 16.30 12.45 14.00 17.00
Team Assemblers 51-2092 1,170 25,070 18,260 28,480 20,070 25,330 29,320
    12.05 8.80 13.70 9.65 12.20 14.10
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other 51-2099 N/A 22,760 16,640 25,820 17,830 20,890 26,490
    10.95 8.00 12.40 8.55 10.05 12.75
Bakers 51-3011 90 21,280 16,810 23,510 17,860 20,540 23,910
    10.25 8.10 11.30 8.60 9.90 11.50
Butchers and Meat Cutters 51-3021 180 25,480 17,750 29,350 19,210 24,480 30,250
    12.25 8.55 14.10 9.25 11.75 14.55
Food Batchmakers 51-3092 30 19,190 16,670 20,440 17,170 19,090 21,830
    9.20 8.00 9.85 8.25 9.20 10.50
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 51-4011 230 35,630 32,100 37,400 32,610 35,250 37,890
    17.15 15.45 18.00 15.70 16.95 18.20
Numerical Tool and Process Control Programmers 51-4012 150 35,130 33,460 35,960 32,330 34,660 36,980
    16.90 16.10 17.30 15.55 16.65 17.80
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4031 140 30,230 20,790 34,950 24,550 28,140 34,210
    14.55 10.00 16.80 11.80 13.55 16.45
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4033 250 32,360 23,050 37,020 25,290 33,080 39,020
    15.55 11.10 17.80 12.15 15.90 18.75
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4034 30 39,830 35,080 42,210 36,700 40,360 43,980
    19.15 16.85 20.30 17.65 19.40 21.15
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4035 N/A 28,450 27,900 28,720 26,600 28,360 30,120
    13.70 13.40 13.80 12.80 13.65 14.50
Machinists 51-4041 350 38,060 27,140 43,520 30,770 37,380 45,520
    18.30 13.05 20.90 14.80 17.95 21.90
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4072 100 28,810 21,400 32,510 22,790 26,870 33,210
    13.85 10.30 15.65 10.95 12.90 15.95
Tool and Die Makers 51-4111 90 41,150 28,410 47,520 31,400 42,030 50,420
    19.80 13.65 22.85 15.10 20.20 24.25
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 51-4121 660 35,990 28,570 39,690 31,160 35,170 40,220
    17.30 13.75 19.10 15.00 16.90 19.35
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-4122 140 32,330 26,280 35,360 27,470 32,150 36,690
    15.55 12.65 17.00 13.20 15.45 17.65
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4191 10 28,510 23,660 30,940 25,640 28,270 30,830
    13.70 11.35 14.90 12.35 13.60 14.80
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4193 110 27,500 20,610 30,940 21,680 25,950 33,560
    13.20 9.90 14.90 10.40 12.50 16.15
Prepress Technicians and Workers 51-5111 N/A 29,520 25,350 31,600 25,990 28,350 30,690
    14.20 12.20 15.20 12.50 13.65 14.75
Printing Press Operators 51-5112 230 30,490 20,550 35,460 23,500 31,510 36,500
    14.65 9.90 17.05 11.30 15.15 17.55
Print Binding and Finishing Workers 51-5113 100 23,560 17,120 26,790 18,670 22,030 27,410
    11.35 8.25 12.90 9.00 10.60 13.20
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 51-6011 140 17,680 16,880 18,080 16,710 17,960 19,210
    8.50 8.10 8.70 8.05 8.65 9.25
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 51-6021 N/A 17,510 17,010 17,760 16,740 17,920 19,100
    8.40 8.20 8.55 8.05 8.60 9.20
Sewing Machine Operators 51-6031 50 19,340 16,950 20,540 17,270 19,060 21,830
    9.30 8.15 9.85 8.30 9.15 10.50
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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 June 2013.