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Short-term on-the-job Training

Area Average Wages by Education and Training Level 2007 Georgia
Amusement & Recreation Attendants 7.83

Area
Bartenders 9.54 Hourly Annual
Bill & Account Collectors 14.49 Education/Training/Experience Wage Wage
Cashiers 8.13 Bachelor’s or higher degree................................................. $29.38 $61,100
Child Care Workers 7.82 First professional degree......................................................... $50.05 $104,100
Cleaners of Vehicles & Equipment
Combined Food Prep & Serving Workers, Incl Fast Food
Cooks, Fast Food
Cooks, Short Order
9.45
6.84
6.99
8.18
Doctoral degree........................................................................$35.34 $73,500
Master’s degree....................................................................... $25.92 $53,900
Work experience plus Bachelor’s or higher degree................. $39.14 $81,400
Occupational
Bachelor’s degree.................................................................... $24.33 $50,600
Counter & Rental Clerks
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, & Coffee Shop
Dining Room & Cafeteria Attendants & Bartender Helpers
Dishwashers
10.18
7.05
7.16
6.92
Postsecondary education but less than Bachelor’s............ $18.71
Associate’s degree....................................................................$22.17
$38,900
$46,100
Wages
Driver/Sales Workers 14.32 Postsecondary vocational training...........................................$15.58 $32,400
Food Preparation Workers 8.04
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 9.02 All Other (no formal postsecondary education required).....$13.42 $27,900
Helpers--Electricians 11.47 Work experience in a related occupation.................................$21.64 $45,000 Employers and job seekers: know the
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Workers 11.76 Long-term on-the-job training of more than one year............ $17.02 $35,400
Moderate-term on -the-job training of 1-12 months................$14.62 $30,400 “ fair market value” of positions to be filled.
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters 11.94
Helpers--Production Workers 10.13 Short-term on-the-job training of less than one month........... $10.15 $21,100
Home Health Aides 7.30
Hosts & Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, & Coffee Shop 7.21 All categories combined........................................................$17.41 $36,200 Workforce Investment Area #10
Hotel, Motel, & Resort Desk Clerks 7.48 Macon­­–Bibb County
Human Resources Assistants, Exc Payroll & Timekeeping 14.47
Industrial Truck & Tractor Operators 13.35
Interviewers, Exc Eligibility & Loan 13.30
Janitors & Cleaners, Exc Maids & Housekeeping Cleaners 7.85
Laborers & Freight, Stock, & Material Movers, Hand 9.84
Landscaping & Groundskeeping Workers 10.33
Maids & Housekeeping Cleaners 7.30
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 8.61
Office Clerks, General 9.77
Order Clerks 11.85
Packaging & Filling Machine Operators & Tenders 11.57 Bibb
Packers & Packagers, Hand 7.39
Personal & Home Care Aides 7.41
Postal Service Mail Carriers 21.78
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, & Processing Machine Operators 21.16
Production, Planning, & Expediting Clerks 18.58
Receptionists & Information Clerks 11.31
Retail Salespersons 10.47
Security Guards 9.55
Shipping, Receiving, & Traffic Clerks 12.54
Stock Clerks & Order Fillers 10.31
Telemarketers 7.81 For more information, please contact Yvonne Little at
Tellers 11.53 Georgia Department of Labor
(404) 232-3875 • Fax (404) 232-3888 Michael L. Thurmond
Tire Repairers & Changers 9.01
Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services 13.64 Email: Workforce_Info@dol.state.ga.us Commissioner
Waiters & Waitresses 6.97 www.dol.state.ga.us/wp/lmi_publications.htm
Area Occupational Wages
Occupational wage rates are a product of the Occupational Employment Middle School Teachers, Exc Special & Vocational Ed 47,770 Long-term on-the-job Training
Statistics (OES) Wage Survey. The Workforce Information and Analysis Network & Computer Systems Administrators 25.36 Automotive Body & Related Repairers 21.13
(WI&A) Division of the Georgia Department of Labor surveys over 9,400 Personal Financial Advisors 37.07 Bakers 12.18
Georgia employers annually to determine wage rates for nearly 800 occupations. Property, Real Estate, & Community Association Managers 25.19 Butchers & Meat Cutters 12.54
This pamphlet includes wages for the 150 occupations with the most expected Training & Development Specialists 21.69 Carpenters 15.03
job openings statewide that meet disclosure criteria in this WIA area. Cooks, Restaurant 9.83
Associate’s Degree Electricians 19.20
Wages in this pamphlet are reprinted from the 2007 edition of the Georgia Computer Support Specialists 17.90 Heating, Air Conditioning, & Refrigeration Mechanics & Installers 19.34
Wage Survey. Dental Hygienists 25.80 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 19.24
Electrical & Electronic Engineering Technicians 24.24 Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters 16.42
Occupation Average Wage Paralegals & Legal Assistants 22.99 Telecommunications Equipment Installers & Repairers, Exc Line Installers 21.63
Radiologic Technologists & Technicians 23.45 Telecommunications Line Installers & Repairers 21.90
More than a Bachelor’s Degree Registered Nurses 30.08 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, & Brazers 14.80
Administrative Services Managers 27.68
Chief Executives 69.47 Postsecondary Vocational Training Moderate-term on-the-job Training
Computer & Information Systems Managers 40.53
Ed Administrators, Elem & Secondary School 77,763 Automotive Service Technicians & Mechanics 16.63 Advertising Sales Agents 17.11
Educational, Vocational, & School Counselors 23.60 Bus & Truck Mechanics & Diesel Engine Specialists 19.60 Billing & Posting Clerks & Machine Operators 12.88
Engineering Managers 40.85 Fitness Trainers & Aerobics Instructors 16.35 Bookkeeping, Accounting, & Auditing Clerks 13.53
Financial Managers 36.72 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, & Cosmetologists 12.16 Construction Laborers 10.02
General & Operations Managers 39.19 Legal Secretaries 14.34 Cooks, Institution & Cafeteria 9.23
Instructional Coordinators 16.88 Licensed Practical & Licensed Vocational Nurses 17.38 Data Entry Keyers 12.59
Lawyers 51.23 Nursing Aides, Orderlies, & Attendants 10.05 Dental Assistants 14.24
Management Analysts 37.34 Preschool Teachers, Exc Special Ed 9.07 Executive Secretaries & Admin Assistants 16.83
Marketing Managers 29.34 Real Estate Sales Agents 18.46 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, & Weighers 14.32
Pharmacists 49.97 Laundry & Dry-Cleaning Workers 7.56
Sales Managers 42.20 Work Experience in a Related Occupation Maintenance & Repair Workers, General 16.59
Medical Assistants 11.88
Cost Estimators 23.69 Mixing & Blending Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders 10.56
Bachelor’s Degree Food Service Managers 27.40 Operating Engineers & Other Construction Equipment Operators 13.91
Accountants & Auditors 23.03 Purchasing Agents, Exc Wholesale, Retail, & Farm Products 23.47 Painters, Construction & Maintenance 13.25
Child, Family, & School Social Workers 11.34 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 18.10 Payroll & Timekeeping Clerks 15.70
Civil Engineers 37.19 Supervisors of Construction Trades & Extraction Workers 22.13 Pharmacy Technicians 11.93
Computer Programmers 30.75 Supervisors of Food Preparation & Serving Workers 13.73 Pipelayers 12.35
Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software 36.18 Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, & Material Movers, Hand 18.57 Printing Machine Operators 14.13
Computer Systems Analysts 29.04 Supervisors of Housekeeping & Janitorial Workers 13.64 Roofers 13.17
Construction Managers 32.22 Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, & Groundskeeping Workers 16.40 Sales Reps, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Exc Tech & Scientific Products 24.88
Elem School Teachers, Exc Special Ed 45,250 Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, & Repairers 26.06 Sales Reps, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Tech & Scientific Products 29.69
Employment, Recruitment, & Placement Specialists 18.10 Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 27.86 Secretaries, Ex Legal, Medical, & Executive 12.31
Financial Analysts 50.39 Supervisors of Office & Administrative Support Workers 19.91 Social & Human Service Assistants 11.26
Industrial Engineers 33.65 Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 14.36 Truck Drivers, Heavy & Tractor-Trailer 17.10
Kindergarten Teachers, Exc Special Ed 44,139 Supervisors of Production & Operating Workers 23.62
Loan Officers 28.87 Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 15.99
Market Research Analysts 20.57 Supervisors of Transport & Material-Moving Machine & Vehicle Operators 23.96

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