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Short-term on-the-job Training

Area Average Wages by Education and Training Level 2007 Georgia
Amusement & Recreation Attendants 7.89

Area
Bartenders 9.42 Hourly Annual
Bill & Account Collectors 13.34 Education/Training/Experience Wage Wage
Cashiers 9.01 Bachelor’s or higher degree................................................. $37.41 $77,800
Child Care Workers 9.63 First professional degree..........................................................$62.17 $129,300
Cleaners of Vehicles & Equipment
Combined Food Prep & Serving Workers, Incl Fast Food
Cooks, Fast Food
Cooks, Short Order
10.15
7.55
8.04
8.04
Doctoral degree........................................................................$28.61 $59,500
Master’s degree....................................................................... $29.28 $60,900
Work experience plus Bachelor’s or higher degree................ $46.83 $97,400
Occupational
Bachelor’s degree.....................................................................$31.40 $65,300
Counter & Rental Clerks
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, & Coffee Shop
Dining Room & Cafeteria Attendants & Bartender Helpers
11.19
8.98
8.03
Postsecondary education but less than Bachelor’s............ $20.00
Associate’s degree....................................................................$23.75
$41,600
$49,400
Wages
Dishwashers 7.64 Postsecondary vocational training...........................................$17.22 $35,800
Driver/Sales Workers 13.47
Food Preparation Workers 8.63 All Other (no formal postsecondary education required)..... $15.05 $31,300
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 11.08 Work experience in a related occupation................................ $24.62 $51,200 Employers and job seekers: know the
Helpers--Electricians 14.21 Long-term on-the-job training of more than one year............ $17.99 $37,400
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Workers 14.56 Moderate-term on -the-job training of 1-12 months................ $17.41 $36,200 “ fair market value” of positions to be filled.
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters 12.03 Short-term on-the-job training of less than one month...........$10.87 $22,600
Helpers--Production Workers 10.19
Hosts & Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, & Coffee Shop 7.98 All categories combined....................................................... $20.00 $41,600 Workforce Investment Area #5
Hotel, Motel, & Resort Desk Clerks 10.11 DeKalb County
Industrial Truck & Tractor Operators 13.03
Interviewers, Exc Eligibility & Loan 11.55
Janitors & Cleaners, Exc Maids & Housekeeping Cleaners 10.08
Laborers & Freight, Stock, & Material Movers, Hand 11.73
Landscaping & Groundskeeping Workers 12.44
Maids & Housekeeping Cleaners 8.87
Meat, Poultry, & Fish Cutters & Trimmers 7.42
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 9.75
Office Clerks, General 12.43
Packaging & Filling Machine Operators & Tenders 9.44
Packers & Packagers, Hand 8.25
Postal Service Mail Carriers
Production, Planning, & Expediting Clerks
21.61
19.06
DeKalb
Receptionists & Information Clerks 13.40
Retail Salespersons 10.44
Security Guards 12.63
Shipping, Receiving, & Traffic Clerks 13.71
Stock Clerks & Order Fillers 10.86
Teacher Assistants 21,460
Tellers 11.31
Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services 15.81
Waiters & Waitresses 7.23 For more information, please contact Yvonne Little at Georgia Department of Labor
(404) 232-3875 • Fax (404) 232-3888 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 Network & Computer Systems Administrators 33.63 Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 18.45
Statistics (OES) Wage Survey. The Workforce Information and Analysis Network Systems & Data Communications Analysts 33.29 Supervisors of Transport & Material-Moving Machine & Vehicle Operators 28.28
(WI&A) Division of the Georgia Department of Labor surveys over 9,400 Personal Financial Advisors 36.20
Georgia employers annually to determine wage rates for nearly 800 occupations. Property, Real Estate, & Community Association Managers 25.41 Long-term on-the-job Training
This pamphlet includes wages for the 150 occupations with the most expected Special Ed Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, & Elem School 50,088
Carpenters 16.04
Training & Development Specialists 27.36
job openings statewide that meet disclosure criteria in this WIA area. Cooks, Restaurant 11.73
Electrical Power-Line Installers & Repairers 19.59
Wages in this pamphlet are reprinted from the 2007 edition of the Georgia
Associate’s Degree Electricians 23.94
Wage Survey. Computer Support Specialists 25.39 Heating, Air Conditioning, & Refrigeration Mechanics & Installers 22.86
Dental Hygienists 34.68 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 23.61
Occupation Average Wage Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technicians 14.66 Machinists 17.49
Paralegals & Legal Assistants 19.57 Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters 22.92
More than a Bachelor’s Degree Radiologic Technologists & Technicians 24.64 Police & Sheriff’s Patrol Officers 20.05
Administrative Services Managers 34.80 Registered Nurses 28.73 Sheet Metal Workers 20.88
Chief Executives 71.78 Respiratory Therapists 24.40 Telecommunications Equipment Installers & Repairers, Exc Line Installers 27.10
Computer & Information Systems Managers 50.69 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, & Brazers 14.71
Educational, Vocational, & School Counselors 27.76 Postsecondary Vocational Training
Engineering Managers 51.81 Moderate-term on-the-job Training
Financial Managers 47.85 Automotive Service Technicians & Mechanics 18.69
General & Operations Managers 45.41 Bus & Truck Mechanics & Diesel Engine Specialists 20.95 Billing & Posting Clerks & Machine Operators 15.65
Lawyers 49.29 Emergency Medical Technicians & Paramedics 12.28 Bookkeeping, Accounting, & Auditing Clerks 15.87
Management Analysts 44.54 Fitness Trainers & Aerobics Instructors 17.71 Cement Masons & Concrete Finishers 14.88
Marketing Managers 47.80 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, & Cosmetologists 12.43 Construction Laborers 12.44
Medical & Health Services Managers 34.85 Legal Secretaries 16.55 Cooks, Institution & Cafeteria 9.05
Pharmacists 46.88 Licensed Practical & Licensed Vocational Nurses 17.64 Customer Service Representatives 16.33
Sales Managers 50.85 Nursing Aides, Orderlies, & Attendants 10.74 Data Entry Keyers 14.56
Preschool Teachers, Exc Special Ed 12.42 Dental Assistants 16.90
Real Estate Sales Agents 14.31 Dispatchers, Exc Police, Fire, & Ambulance 16.61
Bachelor’s Degree Executive Secretaries & Admin Assistants 19.36
Accountants & Auditors 29.87 Work Experience in a Related Occupation Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, & Weighers 14.29
Child, Family, & School Social Workers 21.75 Laundry & Dry-Cleaning Workers 8.99
Civil Engineers 34.08 Cost Estimators 28.01
Maintenance & Repair Workers, General 16.48
Computer Programmers 36.59 Food Service Managers 23.55
Medical Assistants 14.62
Computer Software Engineers, Applications 40.89 Purchasing Agents, Exc Wholesale, Retail, & Farm Products 27.31
Mixing & Blending Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders 13.58
Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software 34.64 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 22.16
Operating Engineers & Other Construction Equipment Operators 16.30
Computer Systems Analysts 36.09 Supervisors of Construction Trades & Extraction Workers 27.46
Painters, Construction & Maintenance 15.52
Construction Managers 43.34 Supervisors of Food Preparation & Serving Workers 14.63
Payroll & Timekeeping Clerks 15.72
Elem School Teachers, Exc Special Ed 52,956 Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, & Material Movers, Hand 20.97
Pharmacy Technicians 13.28
Employment, Recruitment, & Placement Specialists 23.07 Supervisors of Housekeeping & Janitorial Workers 16.14
Printing Machine Operators 13.97
Financial Analysts 29.43 Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, & Groundskeeping Workers 19.22
Sales Rep, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Exc Tech & Scientific Products 29.17
Industrial Engineers 35.89 Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, & Repairers 26.85
Sales Rep, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Tech & Scientific Products 42.97
Kindergarten Teachers, Exc Special Ed 45,903 Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 34.96
Secretaries, Exc Legal, Medical, & Executive 14.57
Loan Officers 32.01 Supervisors of Office & Admin Support Workers 23.21
Social & Human Service Assistants 13.96
Market Research Analysts 29.59 Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 17.20
Team Assemblers 13.39
Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technologists 24.98 Supervisors of Production & Operating Workers 22.18
Truck Drivers, Heavy & Tractor-Trailer 20.64

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