Weekly Earnings of Union-Affiliated Workers by Occupation, 2006–2007
The following table shows the weekly earnings of workers that are represented by unions or members of unions, according to occupations that include managerial, executive, industrial, professional, technical, sales, and transportation positions.
|Managerial and professional |
| Executive, administrative, and |
|Technical, sales, and administrative |
| Service, except protective |
| Transportation and material |
|Farming, forestry, and fishing||387||(3)||(3)||383||372||(3)||(3)||369|
|Private wage and salary workers||645||792||785||631||666||818||813||651|
|Transportation and public utilities||739||876||876||697||738||902||894||695|
| Communications and public |
|Wholesale and retail trade||578||637||632||575||587||639||632||584|
| Finance, insurance, and |
NOTE: Data refer to the sole or principal job of full-time wage and salary workers. Excluded are all self-employed workers regardless of whether or not their businesses are incorporated. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.
1. Data refer to members of a labor union or an employee association similar to a union.
2. Data refer to members of a labor union or an employee association similar to a union as well as workers who report no union affiliation but whose jobs are covered by a union or an employee association contract.
3. Data not shown where base is less than 50,000.
4. Includes other industries, not shown separately.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics. Web: www.bls.gov/news.release/union2.t04.htm .
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