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Short-term on-the-job Training

Area Average Wages by Education and Training Level 2007 Georgia
Amusement & Recreation Attendants 8.20

Area
Bartenders 8.43 Hourly Annual
Bill & Account Collectors 14.70 Education/Training/Experience Wage Wage
Cashiers 8.74 Bachelor’s or higher degree.................................................$38.80 $80,700
Child Care Workers 9.14 First professional degree......................................................... $69.04 $143,600
Cleaners of Vehicles & Equipment
Combined Food Preparation & Serving Workers, Incl Fast Food
Cooks, Fast Food
9.23
7.79
8.53
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
Cooks, Short Order 8.84 Bachelor’s degree.....................................................................$31.21 $64,900
Counter & Rental Clerks
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, & Coffee Shop
Dining Room & Cafeteria Attendants & Bartender Helpers
11.67
8.06
7.97
Postsecondary education but less than Bachelor’s............ $22.17
Associate’s degree................................................................... $24.96
$46,100
$51,900
Wages
Dishwashers 8.18 Postsecondary vocational training...........................................$19.62 $40,800
Driver/Sales Workers 13.15
Food Preparation Workers 9.12 All Other (no formal postsecondary education required)..... $15.68 $32,600
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 11.50 Work experience in a related occupation................................ $26.50 $55,100 Employers and job seekers: know the
Helpers--Electricians 11.77 Long-term on-the-job training of more than one year............$19.86 $41,300
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Workers 12.04 Moderate-term on -the-job training of 1-12 months................$18.47 $38,400 “ fair market value” of positions to be filled.
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters 13.92 Short-term on-the-job training of less than one month........... $11.11 $23,100
Helpers--Production Workers 10.67
Home Health Aides 10.26 All categories combined....................................................... $22.41 $46,600 Workforce Investment Areas #3 & #6
Hosts & Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, & Coffee Shop 8.54 City of Atlanta & Balance of Fulton Co.
Hotel, Motel, & Resort Desk Clerks 9.41
Industrial Truck & Tractor Operators 13.11
Janitors & Cleaners, Exc Maids & Housekeeping Cleaners 9.50
Laborers & Freight, Stock, & Material Movers, Hand 10.88
Landscaping & Groundskeeping Workers 10.98
Maids & Housekeeping Cleaners 8.58
Meat, Poultry, & Fish Cutters & Trimmers 10.09
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 9.78
Office Clerks, General 12.61
Packaging & Filling Machine Operators & Tenders 10.05
Packers & Packagers, Hand 9.59
Personal & Home Care Aides 10.58
Postal Service Mail Carriers 21.97 n
Production, Planning, & Expediting Clerks 20.91 tl o
Receptionists & Information Clerks
Retail Salespersons
13.29
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Security Guards 11.49
Shipping, Receiving, & Traffic Clerks 12.95
Stock Clerks & Order Fillers 11.87
Teacher Assistants 18,670
Tellers 11.32
Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services 15.33 For more information, please contact Yvonne Little at Georgia Department of Labor
Waiters & Waitresses 8.01 (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 Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technologists 25.07 Supervisors of Production & Operating Workers 23.95
Statistics (OES) Wage Survey. The Workforce Information and Analysis Network & Computer Systems Administrators 34.10 Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 18.61
(WI&A) Division of the Georgia Department of Labor surveys over 9,400 Network Systems & Data Communications Analysts 33.13 Supervisors of Transport & Material-Moving Machine & Vehicle Operators 25.89
Georgia employers annually to determine wage rates for nearly 800 occupations. Personal Financial Advisors 37.46
This pamphlet includes wages for the 150 occupations with the most expected Property, Real Estate, & Community Association Managers 29.58 Long-term on-the-job Training
Special Ed Teachers, Middle School 52,817
job openings statewide that meet disclosure criteria in this WIA area. Carpenters 19.86
Special Ed Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, & Elem School 46,602
Cooks, Restaurant 10.90
Training & Development Specialists 28.94
Wages in this pamphlet are reprinted from the 2007 edition of the Georgia Electrical Power-Line Installers & Repairers 18.27
Wage Survey. Electricians 21.86
Associate’s Degree Fire Fighters 20.46
Occupation Average Wage Registered Nurses 28.09 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 20.61
Computer Support Specialists 21.88 Machinists 23.86
More than a Bachelor’s Degree Dental Hygienists 31.25 Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters 21.58
Administrative Services Managers 34.77 Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technicians 16.91 Police & Sheriff’s Patrol Officers 20.89
Chief Executives 79.87 Paralegals & Legal Assistants 25.11 Sheet Metal Workers 14.20
Computer & Information Systems Managers 53.15 Radiologic Technologists & Technicians 24.35 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, & Brazers 17.28
Educational, Vocational, & School Counselors 28.02
Engineering Managers 47.44 Postsecondary Vocational Training Moderate-term on-the-job Training
Financial Managers 52.02
General & Operations Managers 47.32 Automotive Service Technicians & Mechanics 19.30 Billing & Posting Clerks & Machine Operators 15.74
Lawyers 69.26 Bus & Truck Mechanics & Diesel Engine Specialists 20.95 Bookkeeping, Accounting, & Auditing Clerks 16.70
Management Analysts 46.69 Emergency Medical Technicians & Paramedics 15.92 Cement Masons & Concrete Finishers 11.31
Marketing Managers 50.28 Fitness Trainers & Aerobics Instructors 16.85 Construction Laborers 12.48
Medical & Health Services Managers 39.60 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, & Cosmetologists 14.17 Cooks, Institution & Cafeteria 9.19
Pharmacists 46.33 Legal Secretaries 23.38 Correctional Officers & Jailers 17.77
Sales Managers 54.39 Licensed Practical & Licensed Vocational Nurses 16.57 Customer Service Representatives 17.00
Vocational Ed Teachers, Postsecondary 20.24 Nursing Aides, Orderlies, & Attendants 11.07 Data Entry Keyers 13.39
Preschool Teachers, Exc Special Ed 11.75 Dental Assistants 17.36
Real Estate Sales Agents 21.68 Executive Secretaries & Administrative Assistants 20.26
Bachelor’s Degree Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, & Weighers 15.53
Accountants & Auditors 31.93 Long-term on-the-job Training Laundry & Dry-Cleaning Workers 8.69
Child, Family, & School Social Workers 17.25 Maintenance & Repair Workers, General 16.80
Computer Programmers 42.94 Cost Estimators 29.10
Medical Assistants 14.23
Computer Software Engineers, Applications 41.84 Food Service Managers 24.34
Operating Engineers & Other Construction Equipment Operators 18.32
Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software 39.75 Purchasing Agents, Exc Wholesale, Retail, & Farm Products 28.76
Painters, Construction & Maintenance 16.97
Computer Systems Analysts 37.50 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 20.88
Payroll & Timekeeping Clerks 17.82
Construction Managers 36.73 Supervisors of Construction Trades & Extraction Workers 27.97
Pharmacy Technicians 13.01
Directors, Religious Activities & Education 36.42 Supervisors of Food Preparation & Serving Workers 15.14
Printing Machine Operators 17.91
Elem School Teachers, Exc Special Education 50,174 Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, & Material Movers, Hand 19.60
Sales Reps, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Exc Tech & Scientific Products 28.05
Employment, Recruitment, & Placement Specialists 31.58 Supervisors of Housekeeping & Janitorial Workers 17.74
Sales Reps, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Tech & Scientific Products 39.74
Financial Analysts 34.89 Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, & Groundskeeping Workers 20.86
Secretaries, Exc Legal, Medical, & Executive 15.49
Industrial Engineers 34.45 Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, & Repairers 27.64
Social & Human Service Assistants 15.38
Kindergarten Teachers, Exc Special Ed 48,913 Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 35.81
Team Assemblers 11.91
Loan Officers 30.19 Supervisors of Office & Admin Support Workers 24.47
Truck Drivers, Heavy & Tractor-Trailer 19.00
Market Research Analysts 32.58 Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 19.27

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