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Short-term on-the-job Training

Area Average Wages by Education and Training Level 2007 Georgia
Amusement & Recreation Attendants 9.07

Area
Bartenders 7.44 Hourly Annual
Bill & Account Collectors 15.54 Education/Training/Experience Wage Wage
Cashiers 8.75 Bachelor’s or higher degree.................................................$38.80 $80,700
Child Care Workers 8.38 First professional degree......................................................... $69.04 $143,600
Cleaners of Vehicles & Equipment
Combined Food Prep & Serving Workers, Incl Fast Food
Cooks, Fast Food
Cooks, Short Order
7.84
7.64
8.63
9.49
Doctoral degree........................................................................$31.54 $65,600
Master’s degree....................................................................... $28.42 $59,100
Work experience plus Bachelor’s or higher degree.................$49.14 $102,200
Occupational
Bachelor’s degree.....................................................................$31.21 $64,900
Counter & Rental Clerks
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, & Coffee Shop
Dining Room & Cafeteria Attendants & Bartender Helpers
11.65
8.46
9.60
Postsecondary education but less than Bachelor’s............ $22.17
Associate’s degree................................................................... $24.96
$46,100
$51,900
Wages
Dishwashers 8.10 Postsecondary vocational training...........................................$19.62 $40,800
Driver/Sales Workers 13.04
Farmworkers & Laborers, Crop, Nursery, & Greenhouse 6.87 All Other (no formal postsecondary education required)..... $15.68 $32,600
Food Preparation Workers 9.99 Work experience in a related occupation................................ $26.50 $55,100 Employers and job seekers: know the
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 10.19 Long-term on-the-job training of more than one year............$19.86 $41,300
Helpers--Electricians 11.98 Moderate-term on -the-job training of 1-12 months................$18.47 $38,400 “ fair market value” of positions to be filled.
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Workers 11.87 Short-term on-the-job training of less than one month........... $11.11 $23,100
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters 11.85
Helpers--Production Workers 9.28 All categories combined....................................................... $22.41 $46,600 Workforce Investment Area #4
Home Health Aides 8.43 Cobb County
Hosts & Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, & Coffee Shop 7.93
Hotel, Motel, & Resort Desk Clerks 9.64
Industrial Truck & Tractor Operators 12.17
Janitors & Cleaners, Exc Maids & Housekeeping Cleaners 9.44
Laborers & Freight, Stock, & Material Movers, Hand 11.31
Landscaping & Groundskeeping Workers 11.81
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, & Other Recreational Protective Service Workers 9.22
Maids & Housekeeping Cleaners 8.56
Meat, Poultry, & Fish Cutters & Trimmers 9.51
Office Clerks, General
Packaging & Filling Machine Operators & Tenders
11.97
12.18
Cobb
Packers & Packagers, Hand 8.32
Personal & Home Care Aides 8.31
Postal Service Mail Carriers 21.67
Production, Planning, & Expediting Clerks 19.75
Receptionists & Information Clerks 12.48
Retail Salespersons 11.36
Security Guards 11.26
Shipping, Receiving, & Traffic Clerks 14.47
Stock Clerks & Order Fillers 11.19
Teacher Assistants 18,123
Tellers 12.35 For more information, please contact Yvonne Little at Georgia Department of Labor
Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services 13.21 (404) 232-3875 • Fax (404) 232-3888
Waiters & Waitresses 7.81 Michael L. Thurmond
Email: Workforce_Info@dol.state.ga.us Commissioner
www.dol.state.ga.us/wp/lmi_publications.htm
Area Occupational Wages
Occupational wage rates are a product of the Occupational Employment Loan Officers 30.97 Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 14.39
Statistics (OES) Wage Survey. The Workforce Information and Analysis Market Research Analysts 32.03 Supervisors of Production & Operating Workers 23.19
(WI&A) Division of the Georgia Department of Labor surveys over 9,400 Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technologists 23.94 Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 18.43
Georgia employers annually to determine wage rates for nearly 800 occupations. Network & Computer Systems Administrators 33.17 Supervisors of Transport & Material-Moving Machine & Vehicle Operators 26.09
This pamphlet includes wages for the 150 occupations with the most expected Network Systems & Data Communications Analysts 29.43
job openings statewide that meet disclosure criteria in this WIA area. Personal Financial Advisors 44.82 Long-term on-the-job Training
Property, Real Estate, & Community Association Managers 25.28
Carpenters 15.17
Special Ed Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, & Elem School 49,559
Wages in this pamphlet are reprinted from the 2007 edition of the Georgia Cooks, Restaurant 10.81
Training & Development Specialists 30.51
Wage Survey. Electrical Power-Line Installers & Repairers 23.81
Electricians 21.55
Occupation Average Wage
Associate’s Degree Industrial Machinery Mechanics 19.79
Computer Support Specialists 20.32 Machinists 12.55
More than a Bachelor’s Degree Dental Hygienists 33.42 Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters 19.33
Administrative Services Managers 36.53 Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technicians 18.29 Sheet Metal Workers 17.81
Chief Executives 78.31 Paralegals & Legal Assistants 22.92 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, & Brazers 13.43
Computer & Information Systems Managers 50.10 Radiologic Technologists & Technicians 24.53
Education Admin, Elem & Secondary School 76,570 Registered Nurses 26.86 Moderate-term on-the-job Training
Educational, Vocational, & School Counselors 23.78
Engineering Managers 46.14 Billing & Posting Clerks & Machine Operators 15.65
Postsecondary Vocational Training Bookkeeping, Accounting, & Auditing Clerks 15.81
Financial Managers 48.48
General & Operations Managers 47.67 Automotive Service Technicians & Mechanics 17.81 Cement Masons & Concrete Finishers 14.22
Instructional Coordinators 23.40 Bus & Truck Mechanics & Diesel Engine Specialists 20.83 Construction Laborers 11.14
Lawyers 52.99 Emergency Medical Technicians & Paramedics 22.42 Cooks, Institution & Cafeteria 9.32
Management Analysts 38.00 Fitness Trainers & Aerobics Instructors 12.65 Customer Service Representatives 15.58
Marketing Managers 49.23 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, & Cosmetologists 14.82 Data Entry Keyers 12.39
Medical & Health Services Managers 38.70 Legal Secretaries 15.77 Dental Assistants 15.63
Pharmacists 47.06 Licensed Practical & Licensed Vocational Nurses 18.10 Executive Secretaries & Admin Assistants 20.18
Sales Managers 46.23 Nursing Aides, Orderlies, & Attendants 10.87 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, & Weighers 15.08
Vocational Ed Teachers, Postsecondary 20.05 Preschool Teachers, Exc Special Ed 11.02 Laundry & Dry-Cleaning Workers 7.73
Real Estate Sales Agents 18.51 Maintenance & Repair Workers, General 16.82
Medical Assistants 13.63
Bachelor’s Degree
Work Experience in a Related Occupation Mixing & Blending Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders 9.41
Accountants & Auditors 27.83 Operating Engineers & Other Construction Equipment Operators 17.66
Child, Family, & School Social Workers 19.35 Cost Estimators 28.77
Painters, Construction & Maintenance 13.48
Civil Engineers 32.30 Food Service Managers 24.20
Payroll & Timekeeping Clerks 17.20
Computer Programmers 36.63 Purchasing Agents, Exc Wholesale, Retail, & Farm Products 25.30
Pharmacy Technicians 12.56
Computer Software Engineers, Applications 40.44 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 21.90
Printing Machine Operators 18.47
Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software 44.91 Supervisors of Construction Trades & Extraction Workers 26.60
Sales Reps, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Exc Tech & Scientific Products 29.71
Computer Systems Analysts 38.23 Supervisors of Food Preparation & Serving Workers 15.54
Sales Reps, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Tech & Scientific Products 42.45
Construction Managers 40.07 Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, & Material Movers, Hand 18.76
Secretaries, Exc Legal, Medical, & Executive 13.66
Elem School Teachers, Exc Special Ed 47,860 Supervisors of Housekeeping & Janitorial Workers 16.05
Social & Human Service Assistants 14.19
Employment, Recruitment, & Placement Specialists 23.41 Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, & Groundskeeping Workers 21.16
Team Assemblers 10.44
Financial Analysts 58.48 Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, & Repairers 28.38
Truck Drivers, Heavy & Tractor-Trailer 20.04
Industrial Engineers 35.34 Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 34.73
Kindergarten Teachers, Exc Special Ed 48,753 Supervisors of Office & Admin Support Workers 22.98

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