Mean annual wage in the U.S., by major occupational group 2018

This statistic shows the mean annual wage in the United States in 2018, by major occupational groups. As of 2018, the mean wage for employees in healthcare support occupations was about 32,380 U.S. dollars in the United States.

Mean annual wage in the United States in 2018, by major occupational group

Major occupational groupMean annual wage in U.S. dollars
Management Occupations 121,560
Legal Occupations 108,690
Computer and Mathematical Occupations 91,530
Architecture and Engineering Occupations 87,370
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 82,000
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 76,910
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 76,160
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations 59,780
Education, Training, and Library Occupations 56,620
Construction and Extraction Occupations 51,220
Community and Social Service Occupations 49,280
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 48,960
Protective Service Occupations 48,580
Sales and Related Occupations 41,790
Production Occupations 39,190
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 38,990
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 38,290
Healthcare Support Occupations 32,380
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations 30,140
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 30,020
Personal Care and Service Occupations 28,090
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 25,580
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Source

Release date

March 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

May 2018

Supplementary notes

In probability, theory and statistics, median is described as the average of all numbers in a set.

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