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Short-term on-the-job Training

Area Average Wages by Education and Training Level 2007 Georgia
Amusement & Recreation Attendants 7.08

Area
Bartenders 7.81 Hourly Annual
Bill & Account Collectors 12.86 Education/Training/Experience Wage Wage
Bus Drivers, School 6.66 Bachelor’s or higher degree................................................. $33.61 $69,900
Cashiers 7.67 First professional degree..........................................................$68.18 $141,800
Child Care Workers
Cleaners of Vehicles & Equipment
Combined Food Prep & Serving Workers, Incl Fast Food
Cooks, Fast Food
7.19
8.56
6.77
6.97
Doctoral degree........................................................................$38.51 $80,100
Master’s degree....................................................................... $22.46 $46,700
Work experience plus Bachelor’s or higher degree.................$39.19 $81,500
Occupational
Bachelor’s degree.................................................................... $24.48 $50,900
Cooks, Short Order
Counter & Rental Clerks
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, & Coffee Shop
8.28
7.32
7.62
Postsecondary education but less than Bachelor’s............ $19.81
Associate’s degree....................................................................$26.74
$41,200
$55,600
Wages
Dining Room & Cafeteria Attendants & Bartender Helpers 8.12 Postsecondary vocational training...........................................$14.43 $30,000
Dishwashers 6.91
Driver/Sales Workers 8.75 All Other (no formal postsecondary education required)..... $12.60 $26,200
Food Preparation Workers 9.38 Work experience in a related occupation................................ $20.49 $42,600 Employers and job seekers: know the
Helpers--Electricians 10.52 Long-term on-the-job training of more than one year............ $17.31 $36,000
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Workers 10.30 Moderate-term on -the-job training of 1-12 months................$14.43 $30,000 “ fair market value” of positions to be filled.
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters 9.15 Short-term on-the-job training of less than one month.............$9.67 $20,100
Helpers--Production Workers 9.29
Hosts & Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, & Coffee Shop 6.92 All categories combined....................................................... $16.50 $34,300 Workforce Investment Area #11
Hotel, Motel, & Resort Desk Clerks 8.51 Middle Georgia
Industrial Truck & Tractor Operators 13.57
Janitors & Cleaners,Exc Maids & Housekeeping Cleaners 8.48
Landscaping & Groundskeeping Workers 9.66
Putnam
Maids & Housekeeping Cleaners 8.51
Meat, Poultry, & Fish Cutters & Trimmers 11.51
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 7.33 Baldwin
Monroe Jones
Office Clerks, General 9.78
Packaging & Filling Machine Operators & Tenders 15.51
Packers & Packagers, Hand 6.80 Wilkinson
Crawford
Personal & Home Care Aides 9.11 Twiggs
Postal Service Mail Carriers 21.20 Peach
Production, Planning, & Expediting Clerks 22.56 Houston
Receptionists & Information Clerks 10.39
Retail Salespersons 10.20 Pulaski
Security Guards 12.54
Shipping, Receiving, & Traffic Clerks 14.15
Stock Clerks & Order Fillers 11.03
Teacher Assistants 16,862 Includes the following counties: Baldwin, Craw-
Tellers 10.51 ford, Houston, Jones, Monroe, Peach, Pulaski,
Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services 12.62 Putnam, Twiggs and Wilkinson
Waiters & Waitresses 6.43
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 Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technologists 25.30 Supervisors of Production & Operating Workers 23.74
Statistics (OES) Wage Survey. The Workforce Information and Analysis Middle School Teachers, Exc Special & Voc Ed 47,886 Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 14.15
(WI&A) Division of the Georgia Department of Labor surveys over 9,400 Network & Computer Systems Administrators 29.24 Supervisors of Transport & Material-Moving Machine & Vehicle Operators 22.87
Georgia employers annually to determine wage rates for nearly 800 occupations. Network Systems & Data Communications Analysts 34.44
This pamphlet includes wages for the 150 occupations with the most expected Property, Real Estate, & Community Association Managers 25.08 Long-term on-the-job Training
Secondary School Teachers, Exc Special & Voc Ed 48,323
job openings statewide that meet disclosure criteria in this WIA area. Carpenters 16.34
Special Ed Teachers, Middle School 46,358
Cooks, Restaurant 8.63
Special Ed Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, & Elem School 46,947
Wages in this pamphlet are reprinted from the 2007 edition of the Georgia Electrical Power-Line Installers & Repairers 26.47
Training & Development Specialists 27.28
Wage Survey. Electricians 18.54
Fire Fighters 13.38
Occupation Average Wage
Associate’s Degree Industrial Machinery Mechanics 17.88
Computer Support Specialists 19.97 Machinists 21.27
More than a Bachelor’s Degree Dental Hygienists 21.77 Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters 16.79
Administrative Services Managers 26.65 Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technicians 13.16 Police & Sheriff’s Patrol Officers 17.50
Chief Executives 58.74 Paralegals & Legal Assistants 33.85 Sheet Metal Workers 18.35
Computer & Information Systems Managers 45.69 Radiologic Technologists & Technicians 20.84 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, & Brazers 15.05
Education Administrators, Elem & Secondary School 74,999 Registered Nurses 26.21
Educational, Vocational, & School Counselors 25.22 Moderate-term on-the-job Training
Engineering Managers 43.06 Postsecondary Vocational Training
Financial Managers 38.72 Billing & Posting Clerks & Machine Operators 12.43
General & Operations Managers 37.04 Automotive Service Technicians & Mechanics 13.82 Bookkeeping, Accounting, & Auditing Clerks 13.72
Instructional Coordinators 24.62 Bus & Truck Mechanics & Diesel Engine Specialists 21.05 Cement Masons & Concrete Finishers 12.39
Lawyers 39.91 Emergency Medical Technicians & Paramedics 12.10 Construction Laborers 11.10
Management Analysts 33.17 Fitness Trainers & Aerobics Instructors 14.38 Cooks, Institution & Cafeteria 7.30
Marketing Managers 52.51 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, & Cosmetologists 11.98 Correctional Officers & Jailers 14.65
Medical & Health Services Managers 38.13 Legal Secretaries 14.31 Customer Service Representatives 12.41
Pharmacists 47.83 Licensed Practical & Licensed Vocational Nurses 15.83 Data Entry Keyers 12.22
Sales Managers 43.25 Nursing Aides, Orderlies, & Attendants 9.32 Dental Assistants 14.36
Vocational Ed Teachers, Postsecondary 23.31 Preschool Teachers,Exc Special Education 10.25 Exec Secretaries & Admin Assistants 15.50
Real Estate Sales Agents 14.47 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, & Weighers 17.15
Bachelor’s Degree Laundry & Dry-Cleaning Workers 7.88
Accountants & Auditors 26.72
Work Experience in a Related Occupation Maintenance & Repair Workers, General 14.71
Medical Assistants 12.15
Child, Family, & School Social Workers 19.49 Cost Estimators 24.89
Operating Engineers & Other Construction Equipment Operators 14.67
Computer Programmers 27.28 Food Service Managers 20.68
Painters, Construction & Maintenance 18.17
Computer Software Engineers, Applications 34.76 Purchasing Agents, Exc Wholesale, Retail, & Farm Products 29.46
Payroll & Timekeeping Clerks 13.14
Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software 36.32 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 22.50
Pharmacy Technicians 11.05
Computer Systems Analysts 34.11 Supervisors of Construction Trades & Extraction Workers 22.28
Printing Machine Operators 18.03
Construction Managers 37.99 Supervisors of Food Preparation & Serving Workers 12.49
Sales Reps, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Exc Tech & Scientific Products 27.62
Elem School Teachers, Exc Special Ed 48,852 Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, & Material Movers, Hand 18.71
Sales Reps, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Tech & Scientific Products 34.15
Employment, Recruitment, & Placement Specialists 18.21 Supervisors of Housekeeping & Janitorial Workers 13.83
Secretaries, Exc Legal, Medical, & Executive 12.68
Financial Analysts 37.88 Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, & Groundskeeping Workers 14.35
Social & Human Service Assistants 13.41
Industrial Engineers 32.36 Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, & Repairers 26.80
Team Assemblers 13.07
Kindergarten Teachers, Exc Special Ed 48,041 Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 31.80
Truck Drivers, Heavy & Tractor-Trailer 15.81
Loan Officers 27.95 Supervisors of Office & Administrative Support Workers 19.73
Market Research Analysts 21.22 Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 12.72
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