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 37,260 32,000 18,920 38,530 21,240 29,100 38,330
    15.40 9.10 18.55 10.20 14.00 18.45
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers 51-1011 2,330 54,410 34,670 64,280 39,150 52,830 68,250
    26.15 16.65 30.90 18.80 25.40 32.80
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 51-2022 240 28,220 19,120 32,770 21,310 27,060 34,710
    13.55 9.20 15.75 10.25 13.00 16.70
Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers 51-2023 30 32,690 22,060 38,010 23,320 29,580 42,000
    15.70 10.60 18.25 11.20 14.20 20.20
Engine and Other Machine Assemblers 51-2031 20 37,670 22,340 45,340 23,420 38,250 49,570
    18.10 10.75 21.80 11.25 18.40 23.85
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 51-2041 380 34,820 26,400 39,030 28,990 35,200 41,090
    16.75 12.70 18.75 13.95 16.90 19.75
Team Assemblers 51-2092 4,020 25,310 16,830 29,550 18,430 23,900 29,720
    12.15 8.10 14.20 8.85 11.50 14.30
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other 51-2099 N/A 23,060 16,950 26,110 17,900 21,380 27,710
    11.10 8.15 12.55 8.60 10.30 13.30
Bakers 51-3011 290 23,330 16,830 26,590 17,960 21,770 29,060
    11.20 8.10 12.80 8.65 10.45 13.95
Butchers and Meat Cutters 51-3021 590 27,610 19,340 31,750 21,420 26,980 33,430
    13.30 9.30 15.25 10.30 12.95 16.05
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 51-3022 N/A 20,780 16,830 22,750 17,670 19,980 23,890
    10.00 8.10 10.95 8.50 9.60 11.50
Food Batchmakers 51-3092 290 28,070 20,030 32,090 22,270 28,320 34,070
    13.50 9.65 15.45 10.70 13.60 16.40
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders 51-3093 110 41,260 35,690 44,050 38,620 42,220 45,590
    19.85 17.15 21.20 18.55 20.30 21.90
All Other Food Processing Workers 51-3099 130 27,020 19,130 30,970 21,340 27,440 33,360
    13.00 9.20 14.90 10.25 13.20 16.05
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 51-4011 280 38,530 28,840 43,380 32,590 39,970 44,810
    18.55 13.85 20.85 15.65 19.20 21.55
Numerical Tool and Process Control Programmers 51-4012 30 51,220 35,100 59,280 38,180 47,130 65,310
    24.65 16.90 28.50 18.35 22.65 31.40
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4021 110 29,580 24,050 32,340 25,560 29,770 34,410
    14.20 11.55 15.55 12.30 14.30 16.55
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4022 70 33,430 30,010 35,140 31,770 34,150 36,520
    16.05 14.45 16.90 15.30 16.40 17.55
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4023 80 33,410 28,490 35,870 30,230 33,330 36,530
    16.05 13.70 17.25 14.55 16.00 17.55
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4031 580 31,350 23,620 35,220 25,580 31,060 36,620
    15.05 11.35 16.95 12.30 14.95 17.60
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4032 40 28,240 21,950 31,380 23,060 27,520 33,230
    13.60 10.55 15.10 11.10 13.25 16.00
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4033 320 36,560 26,170 41,750 28,980 36,250 43,980
    17.60 12.60 20.05 13.95 17.45 21.15
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4034 70 32,760 27,640 35,310 30,680 33,630 36,510
    15.75 13.30 17.00 14.75 16.15 17.55
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4035 20 31,560 27,590 33,550 27,820 31,130 35,390
    15.15 13.25 16.15 13.35 14.95 17.00
Machinists 51-4041 1,180 44,390 34,090 49,530 38,920 44,250 51,400
    21.35 16.40 23.80 18.70 21.30 24.70
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4072 360 28,180 22,730 30,900 24,370 27,220 30,060
    13.55 10.95 14.85 11.70 13.10 14.45
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 51-4081 210 27,370 18,460 31,820 20,200 25,540 34,530
    13.15 8.90 15.30 9.70 12.30 16.60
Tool and Die Makers 51-4111 190 43,000 26,500 51,250 30,400 42,450 55,070
    20.65 12.75 24.65 14.60 20.40 26.50
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 51-4121 1,000 40,570 27,760 46,980 30,240 36,200 48,370
    19.50 13.35 22.60 14.55 17.40 23.25
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-4122 N/A 33,420 23,700 38,290 27,490 33,750 38,720
    16.05 11.40 18.40 13.20 16.25 18.60
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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.