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Area Wage Survey

The Cincinnati, Ohio—
Kentucky—
Indiana,
Metropolitan Area
February 1970

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U S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS

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Region II
341 Ninth Ave.
New York, N. Y. 10001
Phone: 971-5405 (Area Code 212)

Region III
406 Penn Square Building
1317 Filbert St.
Philadelphia, Pa. 19107
Phone: 597-7796 (Area Code 215)

Region IV
Suite 540
1371 Peachtree St. NE.
Atlanta, Ga. 30309
Phone: 526-5418 (Area Code 404)

Region V
Region VI
219 South Dearborn St.
337 Mayflower Building
411 North Akard St.
Chicago, 111. 60604
Dallas, Tex. 75201
Phone: 353-7230 (Area Code 312)
Phone: 749-3516(Area Code 214)

Regions VII and VIII
Federal Office Building
911 Walnut St. , 10th Floor
Kansas City, Mo. 64106
Phone: 374-2481 (Area Code 816)

Regions IX and X
450 Golden Gate Ave.
Box 36017
San Francisco, Calif. 94102
Phone: 556-4678 (Area Code 415)

Region I
1603-B Federal Building
Government Center
Boston, Mass. 02203
Phone: 223-6762 (Area Code

* Regions VII and VIII will be serviced by Kansas City.
* * Regions IX and X will be serviced by San Francisco.



Area Wage Survey
The Cincinnati, Ohio—
Kentucky—
Indiana,
Metropolitan Area




February 1970

Bulletin 1660-49
June 1970

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
George P. Shultz, Secretary
BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS
G e o ffr e y H . M o o re, C o m m is s io n e r

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T h e B u r e a u of L a b o r S t a t i s t i c s p r o g r a m o f a n n u a l o c c u p a ­
t i o n a l w a g e s u r v e y s in m e t r o p o l i t a n a r e a s i s d e s i g n e d t o p r o v i d e d a t a
on o c c u p a t i o n a l e a r n i n g s , a n d e s t a b l i s h m e n t p r a c t i c e s a n d s u p p l e m e n ­
tary w age p ro v isio n s.
It y i e l d s d e t a i l e d d a t a b y s e l e c t e d i n d u s t r y
d iv is io n f o r e a c h of the a r e a s stu d ie d , f o r g e o g r a p h ic r e g i o n s , and
f o r the U n ited S t a t e s .
A m a j o r c o n s i d e r a t i o n in th e p r o g r a m i s the
n e e d f o r g r e a t e r i n s i g h t in to (1) th e m o v e m e n t o f w a g e s b y o c c u p a ­
t i o n a l c a t e g o r y a n d s k i l l l e v e l , a n d (2) t h e s t r u c t u r e a n d l e v e l o f w a g e s
am o n g a r e a s and in d u stry d iv isio n s.
A t th e e n d o f e a c h s u r v e y , a n i n d i v i d u a l a r e a b u l l e t i n p r e ­
s e n ts s u r v e y r e s u l t s f o r ea c h a r e a stu d ied .
A fte r c o m p le tio n of all
of th e i n d i v i d u a l a r e a b u l l e t i n s f o r a r o u n d o f s u r v e y s , tw o s u m m a r y
b u lletin s a r e issu e d .
T h e f i r s t b r i n g s d a t a f o r e a c h of t h e m e t r o ­

p o l i t a n a r e a s s t u d i e d in to on e b u l l e t i n .
The second p r e se n ts in fo r­
m a tio n w hich h a s b e e n p r o je c t e d f r o m in d iv id u al m e t r o p o lit a n a r e a
d a t a t o r e l a t e t o g e o g r a p h i c r e g i o n s a n d t h e U n it e d S t a t e s .
N i n e t y a r e a s c u r r e n t l y a r e i n c l u d e d in th e p r o g r a m . In e a c h
a r e a , i n f o r m a t i o n on o c c u p a t i o n a l e a r n i n g s i s c o l l e c t e d a n n u a l l y a n d on
e sta b lis h m e n t p r a c t ic e s and su p p le m e n ta r y w age p r o v is io n s b ien n ially .
T h i s b u l l e t i n p r e s e n t s r e s u l t s of t h e s u r v e y i n C i n c i n n a t i ,
Ohior-Ky.—I n d . , in F e b r u a r y 1 9 7 0 . T h e S t a n d a r d M e t r o p o l i t a n S t a t i s t i c a l
A r e a , a s d e f i n e d b y th e B u r e a u o f th e B u d g e t t h r o u g h J a n u a r y 19 6 8 ,
c o n s i s t s of C l e r m o n t , H a m i l t o n , a n d W a r r e n C o u n t i e s , O h i o ; B o o n e ,
C a m p b e l l , a n d K e n t o n C o u n t i e s , K y . ; a n d D e a r b o r n C o u n t y , Ind. T h i s
s t u d y w a s c o n d u c t e d b y t h e B u r e a u ' s r e g i o n a l o f f i c e in C h i c a g o , 111.,
u n d e r th e g e n e r a l d i r e c t i o n o f W o o d r o w C. L i n n , A s s i s t a n t R e g i o n a l
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a n d l a u n d r y a n d d r y c l e a n i n g o c c u p a t i o n s ( F e b r u a r y 1 9 7 0 ).
U n io n s c a l e s , i n d i c a t i v e o f p r e v a i l i n g p a y
l e v e l s , a r e a v a ila b le fo r bu ilding c o n str u c tio n ; p rin tin g ; l o c a l - t r a n s i t o p e ra tin g e m p lo y e e s ; and m o t o r ­
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P r o f e s s i o n a l a n d t e c h n i c a l o c c u p a t i o n s — e n a n d w o m e n ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------m
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Area Wage Survey
The Cincinnati, Ohio—Ky.—Ind., Metropolitan Area
Introduction
T h i s a r e a i s 1 o f 90 in w h i c h th e U . S . D e p a r t m e n t o f L a b o r ' s
B u r e a u of L a b o r S t a t i s t i c s c o n d u c t s s u r v e y s of o c c u p a t i o n a l e a r n i n g s
a n d r e l a t e d b e n e f i t s on a n a r e a w i d e b a s i s . 1

to m e r i t p r e s e n t a t i o n , o r (2)
in dividual e s ta b lis h m e n t d ata.

In e a c h a r e a , d a t a a r e o b t a i n e d f r o m r e p r e s e n t a t i v e e s t a b ­
l i s h m e n t s w it h in s i x b r o a d i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n s :
M an u factu rin g; t r a n s ­
p o r ta tio n , c o m m u n ic a tio n , and o th er p u blic u t ilit ie s ; w h o le s a le t r a d e ;
r e t a i l t r a d e ; f in a n c e , in s u r a n c e , and r e a l e s t a t e ; and s e r v i c e s .
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in d u stry g ro u p s exclu ded f r o m th e se stu d ie s a r e go vern m en t o p e r a ­
tio n s and the c o n str u c tio n and e x t r a c t iv e i n d u s t r i e s . E s t a b l i s h m e n t s
h a v i n g f e w e r t h a n a p r e s c r i b e d n u m b e r of w o r k e r s a r e o m i t t e d b e c a u s e
t h e y t e n d t o f u r n i s h i n s u f f i c i e n t e m p l o y m e n t in th e o c c u p a t i o n s s t u d i e d
to w a r r a n t i n c l u s i o n .
S e p a r a t e t a b u l a t i o n s a r e p r o v i d e d f o r e a c h of
th e b r o a d i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n s w h i c h m e e t p u b l i c a t i o n c r i t e r i a .

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l a r g e th a n of s m a l l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s i s s t u d i e d . In c o m b i n i n g the d a t a ,
h o w e v e r , a ll e s t a b li s h m e n t s a r e given th e ir a p p r o p r ia t e w eigh t.
E s­
t i m a t e s b a s e d on th e e s t a b l i s h m e n t s s t u d i e d a r e p r e s e n t e d , t h e r e f o r e ,
a s r e l a t i n g to a l l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s in t h e i n d u s t r y g r o u p i n g a n d a r e a ,
e x c e p t f o r t h o s e b e l o w the m i n i m u m s i z e s t u d i e d .
O c c u p a t io n s an d E a r n i n g s
T h e o c c u p a tio n s s e l e c t e d fo r stu d y a r e c o m m o n to a v a r i e t y
o f m a n u f a c t u r i n g a n d n o n m a n u f a c t u r i n g i n d u s t r i e s , a n d a r e of th e f o l ­
low ing t y p e s :
(1) O f f i c e c l e r i c a l ; (2) p r o f e s s i o n a l a n d t e c h n i c a l ; (3)
m a i n t e n a n c e a n d p o w e r p l a n t ; a n d (4) c u s t o d i a l a n d m a t e r i a l m o v e m e n t .
O c c u p a t i o n a l c l a s s i f i c a t i o n i s b a s e d on a u n i f o r m s e t o f j o b d e s c r i p ­
t i o n s d e s i g n e d t o t a k e a c c o u n t o f i n t e r e s t a b l i s h m e n t v a r i a t i o n in d u t i e s
w it h in the s a m e j o b .
The o c c u p a tio n s s e le c t e d fo r stud y a r e lis t e d
a n d d e s c r i b e d in t h e a p p e n d i x .
The e a r n in g s d a ta fo llow in g the jo b
t i t l e s a r e f o r a l l i n d u s t r i e s c o m b i n e d . E a r n i n g s d a t a f o r s o m e o f the
o c c u p a t i o n s l i s t e d an d d e s c r i b e d , o r f o r s o m e i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n s w it h in
o c c u p a t i o n s , a r e not p r e s e n t e d in t h e A - s e r i e s t a b l e s b e c a u s e e i t h e r
(1) e m p l o y m e n t in the o c c u p a t i o n i s to o s m a l l to p r o v i d e e n o u g h d a t a
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Included in the 90 areas are four studies conducted under con tract with the New York
D epartm ent o f Labor. These areas are Bingham ton (New York portion only); Rochester (o ffice o ccu ­
pations only); Syracuse; and U tic a —Rom e. In addition, the Bureau conducts more lim ite d area studies
in 78 areas at the request o f the Wage and Hour and Public Contracts Divisions of the U .S . D e­
partm ent of Labor.




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I n d u s t r i e s a n d e s t a b l i s h m e n t s d i f f e r in p a y l e v e l a n d j o b
s t a f f i n g a n d , t h u s , c o n t r i b u t e d i f f e r e n t l y to the e s t i m a t e s f o r e a c h j o b .
Th e p a y r e l a t i o n s h i p o b t a i n a b l e f r o m th e a v e r a g e s m a y f a i l to r e f l e c t
a c c u r a t e l y t h e w a g e s p r e a d o r d i f f e r e n t i a l m a i n t a i n e d a m o n g j o b s in
i n d i v i d u a l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s . S i m i l a r l y , d i f f e r e n c e s in a v e r a g e p a y l e v e l s
f o r m e n a n d w o m e n in a n y o f t h e s e l e c t e d o c c u p a t i o n s s h o u l d not be
a s s u m e d to r e f l e c t d i f f e r e n c e s in p a y t r e a t m e n t of the s e x e s w ith in
i n d i v i d u a l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s . O t h e r p o s s i b l e f a c t o r s w h ic h m a y c o n t r i b ­
u te to d i f f e r e n c e s in p a y f o r m e n a n d w o m e n i n c l u d e :
D i f f e r e n c e s in
p r o g r e s s i o n w it h in e s t a b l i s h e d r a t e r a n g e s , s i n c e o n l y t h e a c t u a l r a t e s
p a i d i n c u m b e n t s a r e c o l l e c t e d ; a n d d i f f e r e n c e s in s p e c i f i c d u t i e s p e r ­
f o r m e d , a l t h o u g h th e w o r k e r s a r e c l a s s i f i e d a p p r o p r i a t e l y w it h in the
s a m e s u r v e y j o b d e s c r i p t i o n . J o b d e s c r i p t i o n s u s e d in c l a s s i f y i n g e m ­
p l o y e e s in t h e s e s u r v e y s a r e u s u a l l y m o r e g e n e r a l i z e d t h a n t h o s e u s e d
in i n d i v i d u a l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s a n d a l l o w f o r m i n o r d i f f e r e n c e s a m o n g
e s t a b l i s h m e n t s in the s p e c i f i c d u t i e s p e r f o r m e d .

T h e s e s u r v e y s a r e c o n d u c t e d on a s a m p l e b a s i s b e c a u s e of
th e u n n e c e s s a r y c o s t i n v o l v e d in s u r v e y i n g a l l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s .
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f u l l - t i m e w o r k e r s , i . e . , t h o s e h i r e d to w o r k a r e g u l a r w e e k l y s c h e d u l e
in the g i v e n o c c u p a t i o n a l c l a s s i f i c a t i o n .
E a r n in g s d a ta exclu de p r e ­
m i u m p a y f o r o v e r t i m e an d f o r w o r k on w e e k e n d s , h o l i d a y s , a n d l a t e
s h ifts . N o n p ro d u ctio n b o n u s e s a r e e x c lu d e d , but c o s t - o f - l i v i n g a llo w ­
a n c e s and in c en tiv e e a r n in g s a r e in clu d ed . W here w e e k ly h o u r s a r e
r e p o r t e d , a s f o r o f f i c e c l e r i c a l o c c u p a t i o n s , r e f e r e n c e i s to th e s t a n d ­
a r d w o r k w e e k ( r o u n d e d to the n e a r e s t h a l f h o u r ) f o r w h ic h e m p l o y e e s
r e c e i v e t h e i r r e g u l a r s t r a i g h t - t i m e s a l a r i e s ( e x c l u s i v e of p a y f o r
o v e r t i m e at r e g u l a r a n d / o r p r e m i u m r a t e s ) . A v e r a g e w e e k l y e a r n i n g s
f o r t h e s e o c c u p a t i o n s h a v e b e e n r o u n d e d to th e n e a r e s t h a l f d o l l a r .

T h is b u lle tin p r e s e n t s c u r r e n t o c c u p a tio n a l e m p lo y m e n t and
e a r n i n g s i n f o r m a t i o n o b t a i n e d l a r g e l y b y m a i l f r o m th e e s t a b l i s h m e n t s
v i s i t e d b y B u r e a u f i e l d e c o n o m i s t s in th e l a s t p r e v i o u s s u r v e y f o r
o c c u p a t i o n s r e p o r t e d in t h a t e a r l i e r s t u d y . P e r s o n a l v i s i t s w e r e m a d e
t o n o n r e s p o n d e n t s a n d to t h o s e r e s p o n d e n t s r e p o r t i n g u n u s u a l c h a n g e s
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e s t a b l i s h m e n t s w it h in t h e s c o p e of the s t u d y a n d not the n u m b e r a c t u ­
a l l y s u r v e y e d . B e c a u s e of d i f f e r e n c e s in o c c u p a t i o n a l s t r u c t u r e a m o n g
e s t a b l i s h m e n t s , the e s t i m a t e s o f o c c u p a t i o n a l e m p l o y m e n t o b t a i n e d f r o m
th e s a m p l e o f e s t a b l i s h m e n t s s t u d i e d s e r v e o n l y t o i n d i c a t e the r e l a t i v e
i m p o r t a n c e of the j o b s s t u d i e d .
T h e s e d i f f e r e n c e s in o c c u p a t i o n a l
s t r u c t u r e do n ot a f f e c t m a t e r i a l l y the a c c u r a c y o f the e a r n i n g s d a t a .
E st a b lis h m e n t P r a c t i c e s and S u p p le m e n ta r y W age P r o v is io n s
T a b u l a t i o n s on s e l e c t e d e s t a b l i s h m e n t p r a c t i c e s a n d s u p p l e ­
m e n t a r y w a g e p r o v i s i o n s ( B - s e r i e s t a b l e s ) a r e not p r e s e n t e d in t h i s
b ulletin .
In fo rm a tio n for th e se tab u latio n s is co lle c te d b ien n ially .
StateT h e s e t a b u l a t i o n s on m i n i m u m e n t r a n c e
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w om en o ffic e w o r k e r s ; shift d i f fe r e n t ia ls ; s c h e d u le d w ee k ly h o u r s ; paid
h o l i d a y s ; p a i d v a c a t i o n s ; a n d h e a l t h , i n s u r a n c e , an d p e n s i o n p l a n s a r e
p r e s e n t e d (in the B - s e r i e s t a b l e s ) in p r e v i o u s b u l l e t i n s f o r t h i s a r e a .
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Table 1. E stablish m en ts and W orkers Within Scope of Survey and Number Studied in Cincinnati, Ohio^Ky.—
Ind., 1
by M ajor Industry D ivision, 2 F eb ru ary 1970
N u m b er of e stab lish m e n ts

M in im u m
em ploym en t
in e s t a b l i s h m e n t s in s c o p e
of study

In d u stry d iv isio n

W orkers
W ith in s c o p e

W ith in s c o p e
of stu d y *

in e s t a b l i s h m e n t s

of stu d y 4

Stu died

Stu d ied
Num be r

Percent

A ll e s ta b lis h m e n ts
A ll d iv is io n s _

-

_____________

____

—

M a n u f a c t u r in g
N o n m a n u f a c t u r in g
T r a n s p o r t a t i o n , c o m m u n i c a t io n , a n d
o t h e r p u b li c u t i l i t i e s 5 _______________________
W h o le s a le t r a d e * ______________________________
R e t a i l t r a d e 8____________________________________
F i n a n c e , i n s u r a n c e , a n d r e a l e s t a t e 6 ______
S e r v ic e s 8 7
___ - ______

_

916

222

2 5 9 ,2 0 3

100

1 5 4 ,3 1 4

50
~

458
458

105
117

1 6 4 ,7 2 7
9 4 ,4 7 6

64
36

9 5 , 790
5 8 ,5 2 4

50
50
50
50
50

74
105
133
56
90

29
15
29
17
27

2 7 ,0 1 9
1 0 , 509
3 1 ,5 5 2
12, 804
12, 592

10
4
12
5
5

21,
2,
20,
8,
5,

_

99

81

1 4 1 ,7 8 8

100

1 2 8 ,6 8 3

500
-

66
33

49
32

9 5 , 809
45, 979

68
32

8 3 ,3 3 7
4 5 ,3 4 6

500
500
500
500
500

12
1
8
8

12
1
8

1 8 ,8 1 9
589
1 6 ,9 3 2
7, 138
2 , 501

13

18, 819
589
16, 9 3 2
6 , 505
2, 501

859
303
501
055
806

L a r g e e s ta b lish m e n ts
A ll d iv is io n s .

— __

__

____

______

M a n u f a c t u r i n g ______________________________________
N o n m a n u f a c t u r in g —
T r a n s p o r t a t i o n , c o m m u n i c a t io n , a n d
o t h e r p u b li c u t i l i t i e s 5
W h o le s a le t r a d e 8
____ - _____ _____ —
R e t a i l t r a d e 8----------------------------F in a n c e , in s u r a n c e , an d r e a l e s ta te 6
S e r v ic e s 67
N

4

7
4

(8)

11

5
2

1 The Cincinnati Standard M etropolitan S ta tistic a l A re a, as defined by the B u reau of the Budget through Ja n u a ry 1968, co n sists of Clerm ont,
H amilton, and W arren Counties, Ohio; Boone, Cam pbell and Kenton Counties, K y.; and D earborn County, Ind. The "w o rk e rs within scope of study"
e stim a te s shown in this table provide a reason ably accu rate d escrip tion of the size and com position of the lab or force included in the survey. The
e stim a te s a re not intended, however, to serv e a s a b a sis of com parison with other employment indexes fo r the a re a to m ea su re employment trends
or le v e ls since (1) planning of wage su rvey s re q u ires the use of establishm ent data com piled con sid erably in advance of the p ay roll period studied,
and (2) sm a ll e stablish m en ts a re excluded from the scope of the survey.
2 The 1967 edition of the Standard Industrial C la ssific atio n Manual w as used in cla ssify in g establish m en ts by industry division.
3 Includes a ll establish m en ts with total employment at or above the minim um lim itation. All outlets (within the area) of com panies in such
in d u strie s a s trad e , finance, auto re p a ir se rv ic e , and motion picture th eaters a re con sid ered a s 1 establishm ent.
4 Includes a ll w o rk ers in a ll establish m en ts with total employment (within the area) at or above the minim um lim itation.
5 T a x ic a b s and s e r v ic e s incidental to w ater tran sp ortation w ere excluded.
8
This in dustry division is rep resen ted in e stim a te s for " a ll in d u strie s" and "nonm anufacturing" in the S e r ie s A tab le s. Sep arate presentation
of data fo r this division is not m ade for one or m ore of the following rea so n s: (1) Em ploym ent in the d ivision is too sm a ll to provide enough data
to m erit sep a rate study, (2) the sam ple w as not designed in itially to p erm it sep arate presentation, (3) resp on se was insufficient or inadequate to
p erm it sep a rate p resen tatio n , and (4) there is p o ssib ility of d isclo su re of individual establishm ent data.
7 H otels and m o tels; laun dries and other p e rso n al s e r v ic e s; b u sin e ss s e r v ic e s; autom obile r e p a ir, ren tal, and parking; motion p ictu re s;
nonprofit m em bersh ip organ izations (excluding relig io u s and charitable organ ization s); and engineering and arch ite ctu ra l se r v ic e s.
8 L e s s than 0.5 percent.

T h ree-fifth s of the w ork ers within scope of the survey in the Cincinnati a re a w ere employed in m anufacturing fir m s . The following
p re se n ts the m ajo r industry groups and sp ecific in du stries as a percent of a ll m anufacturing:
Industry groups
Specific in du stries
T ran sp o rtatio n equipment
-.
A irc raft and p a r ts 9
19
b
_ 14
___

___

______

in
8
b
................. 4
B e v e ra g e s
_____ 7
6
E le c tric a l equipment and su p p lie s— _ This inform ation is b a se d on e stim a te s of total employment derived from un iverse m a te ria ls com piled p rio r to actu al survey.
P ro p o rtio n s in v ario u s industry division s m ay differ from p roportion s b ased on the re su lts of the survey a s shown in table 1 above.

Wage Trends for Selected Occupational Groups
P r e s e n t e d i n t a b l e 2 a r e i n d e x e s an d p e r c e n t a g e s o f c h a n g e
i n a v e r a g e s a l a r i e s o f o f f i c e c l e r i c a l w o r k e r s an d i n d u s t r i a l n u r s e s ,
an d in a v e r a g e e a r n i n g s o f s e l e c t e d p l a n t w o r k e r g r o u p s . T h e i n d e x e s
a r e a m e a s u r e o f w a g e s at a g i v e n t i m e , e x p r e s s e d a s a p e r c e n t of
w a g e s d u r i n g t h e b a s e p e r i o d . S u b t r a c t i n g 100 f r o m th e i n d e x y i e l d s
the p e r c e n t a g e c h a n g e i n w a g e s f r o m th e b a s e p e r i o d to th e d a t e o f the
i n d e x . T h e p e r c e n t a g e s o f c h a n g e o r i n c r e a s e r e l a t e to w a g e c h a n g e s
b e t w e e n th e i n d i c a t e d d a t e s . T h e s e e s t i m a t e s a r e m e a s u r e s o f c h a n g e
i n a v e r a g e s f o r th e a r e a ; t h e y a r e not i n t e n d e d to m e a s u r e a v e r a g e
p a y c h a n g e s i n th e e s t a b l i s h m e n t s i n the a r e a .

F o r o f f i c e c l e r i c a l w o r k e r s a n d i n d u s t r i a l n u r s e s , th e w a g e
t r e n d s r e l a t e to r e g u l a r w e e k l y s a l a r i e s f o r the n o r m a l w o r k w e e k ,
e x c lu s iv e of e a r n in g s fo r o v e r t i m e .
F o r p l a n t w o r k e r g r o u p s , th e y
m e a s u r e c h a n g e s in a v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e h o u r l y e a r n i n g s , e x c l u d i n g
p r e m i u m p a y f o r o v e r t i m e a n d f o r w o r k on w e e k e n d s , h o l i d a y s , a n d
late sh ifts.
T h e p e r c e n t a g e s a r e b a s e d on d a t a f o r s e l e c t e d k e y o c c u ­
p a t i o n s a n d i n c l u d e m o s t o f th e n u m e r i c a l l y i m p o r t a n t j o b s w ith in
each group.
L im ita tio n s of D ata

M ethod of C o m p u tin g
E a c h o f th e s e l e c t e d k e y o c c u p a t i o n s w it h in a n o c c u p a t i o n a l
g r o u p w a s a s s i g n e d a c o n s t a n t w e i g h t b a s e d on i t s p r o p o r t i o n a t e e m ­
p l o y m e n t i n the o c c u p a t i o n a l g r o u p . T h e a v e r a g e ( m e a n ) e a r n i n g s f o r
e a c h o c c u p a t i o n w e r e m u l t i p l i e d b y t h e o c c u p a t i o n a l w e i g h t , an d the
p r o d u c t s f o r a l l o c c u p a t i o n s in th e g r o u p w e r e t o t a l e d . T h e a g g r e g a t e s
fo r 2 c o n s e c u t iv e y e a r s w e r e r e l a t e d by div id in g the a g g r e g a t e fo r
the l a t e r y e a r b y t h e a g g r e g a t e f o r th e e a r l i e r y e a r .
The re su ltan t
r e l a t i v e , l e s s 100 p e r c e n t , s h o w s th e p e r c e n t a g e c h a n g e . T h e i n d e x
i s the p r o d u c t o f m u l t i p l y i n g th e b a s e y e a r r e l a t i v e (100) b y the r e l a t i v e
f o r the n e x t s u c c e e d i n g y e a r an d c o n t i n u i n g to m u l t i p l y ( c o m p o u n d )
e a c h y e a r ' s r e la t iv e b y the p r e v io u s y e a r ' s in d e x . A v e r a g e e a r n in g s
f o r the f o l l o w i n g o c c u p a t i o n s w e r e u s e d i n c o m p u t i n g th e w a g e t r e n d s :
O ffice c le ric a l (m en and women): O ffice c le ric a l (m en and w om en)— S k ille d m ain ten ance (m en):
C arpenters
Bookkeeping-m achine
Continued
operators, class B
S ecretaries
E lectrician s
Stenographers, gen eral
C leik s, accoun tin g, classes
M achinists
Stenographers, senior
A and B
M echanics
Sw itchboard operators, classes
C leik s, file , classes
M echanics ("automotive)
A and B
A , B, and C
Painters
T a bu latin g-m ach in e operators,
C leik s, order
Pipefitters
class B
Clerics, payroll
Tool and die m ake is
Typists, classes A and B
C o m p tom eter operators
K eypunch operators, classes
U nskilled p lan t (m en):
A and B
Industrial nurses (m en and women):
Jan itors, porters, and clean ers
Nurses, industrial (registered)
O ffice boys and girls
Laborers, m a teria l handling




3

T h e i n d e x e s a n d p e r c e n t a g e s o f c h a n g e , a s m e a s u r e s of
c h a n g e i n a r e a a v e r a g e s , a r e i n f l u e n c e d b y:
(1) g e n e r a l s a l a r y a n d
w a g e c h a n g e s , (2) m e r i t o r o t h e r i n c r e a s e s i n p a y r e c e i v e d b y i n d i ­
v i d u a l w o r k e r s w h i l e in the s a m e j o b , a n d (3) c h a n g e s i n a v e r a g e
w a g e s due to c h a n g e s in th e l a b o r f o r c e r e s u l t i n g f r o m l a b o r t u r n ­
o v e r , f o r c e e x p a n s i o n s , f o r c e r e d u c t i o n s , a n d c h a n g e s in the p r o p o r ­
t i o n s o f w o r k e r s e m p l o y e d b y e s t a b l i s h m e n t s w ith d i f f e r e n t p a y l e v e l s .
C h a n g e s in t h e l a b o r f o r c e c a n c a u s e i n c r e a s e s o r d e c r e a s e s in the
o c c u p a t i o n a l a v e r a g e s w it h o u t a c t u a l w a g e c h a n g e s .
It i s c o n c e i v a b l e
t h a t e v e n t h o u g h a l l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s in a n a r e a g a v e w a g e i n c r e a s e s ,
a v e r a g e w ag e s m a y have d eclin ed b e c a u s e lo w e r-p a y in g e sta b lish m e n ts
e n t e r e d th e a r e a o r e x p a n d e d t h e i r w o r k f o r c e s .
Sim ilarly , w ages
m a y h ave r e m a in e d r e l a t i v e l y c o n sta n t, y et the a v e r a g e s f o r a n a r e a
m a y have r i s e n c o n s id e r a b ly b e c a u s e h ig h e r-p ay in g e s ta b lis h m e n ts
e n te r e d the a r e a .
T h e u s e o f c o n s t a n t e m p l o y m e n t w e i g h t s e l i m i n a t e s the e f f e c t
o f c h a n g e s in th e p r o p o r t i o n o f w o r k e r s r e p r e s e n t e d in e a c h j o b i n ­
c l u d e d in th e d a t a .
T h e p e r c e n t a g e s o f c h a n g e r e f l e c t o n ly c h a n g e s
in a v e r a g e p a y f o r s t r a i g h t - t i m e h o u r s .
T h e y a r e not i n f l u e n c e d b y
c h a n g e s in s t a n d a r d w o r k s c h e d u l e s , a s s u c h , o r b y p r e m i u m p a y
for o v ertim e.
W h e r e n e c e s s a r y , d a t a w e r e a d j u s t e d to r e m o v e f r o m
the i n d e x e s a n d p e r c e n t a g e s o f c h a n g e a n y s i g n i f i c a n t e f f e c t c a u s e d
b y c h a n g e s in th e s c o p e o f the s u r v e y .

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T a b l e 2. I n d e x e s o f S t a n d a r d W e e k l y S a l a r i e s a n d S t r a i g h t - T i m e H o u r l y E a r n i n g s f o r S e l e c t e d O c c u p a t i o n a l G r o u p s in
C i n c i n n a t i , O h io— y . — d. , F e b r u a r y 1970 a n d M a r c h 1 9 6 9 , a n d P e r c e n t s o f I n c r e a s e f o r S e l e c t e d P e r i o d s
K
In
A ll in d u str ie s
Item and p e r io d

O ffice
clerical
(m e n and
women)

In dustrial
nurses
(m e n and
women)

S k ille d
m a in te n a n ce
trades
(m e n )

M an u factu rin g
U n sk illed
plant
w orkers
(m e n )

O ffice
clerical
(m en and
women)

In du strial
nurses
(m en and
women)

S k illed
m ain ten an ce
trades
(m e n )

U n sk illed
plan t
w orkers
(m e n )

122. 4
115. 1

118. 8
112. 9

116. 7
110. 5

144. 9
118. 4

142. 5
119. 9

143. 9
123. 3

5.
5.
6.
4.
3.
2.
2.
4.
1.
5.

5.
4.
5.
3.
4.
2.
2.
3.
4.
6.

I n d e x e s ( M a r ch 1967 = 100)
F e b r u a r y 1 9 7 0 ____________________________
M a r c h 1 9 6 9 ________________________________

115. 1
110. 3

122. 9
114. 0

118. 5
112. 7

1 1 5.4
110. 2

115. 4
110. 2

I n d e x e s ( M a r c h 1 9 6 1 * 100)
F e b r u a r y 1 9 7 0 ____________________________
M a r c h 1 9 6 7 ________________________________

138. 3
120. 2

145. 7
118. 6

142. 6
120. 4

144. 1
124. 9

136. 5
118. 3

P e r c e n t s of i n c r e a s e
M a r c h 1969 to
M a r c h 1968 to
M a r c h 1967 to
M a r c h 1966 to
M a r c h 1965 to
M a r c h 1964 to
M a r c h 1 9 6 3 to
M a r c h 1 9 6 2 to
M a r c h 1961 to
F e b r u a r y I960




F e b r u a r y 1 9 7 0 ___________
M a r c h 1 9 6 9 ______________
M a r c h 1 9 6 8 ______________
M a r c h 1 9 6 7 ______________
M a r c h 1 9 6 6 ______________
M a r c h 1 9 6 5 ______________
M a r c h 1 9 6 4 ______________
M a r c h 1 9 6 3 ______________
M a r c h 1 9 6 2 ______________
to M a r c h 1 9 6 1 ___________

4.
5.
5.
4.
2.
2.
2.
3.
3.
2.

3
0
0
6
3
9
3
0
6
7

7.
5.
8.
5.
1.
3.
1.
3.
1.
5.

8
5
1
4
8
8
9
5
0
3

5. 2
5. 9
6 .4
4. 4
3. 8
2. 6
2. 5
3. 9
1. 6
5. 2

4.
3.
6.
3.
5.
2.
3.
2.
4.
6.

8
9
0
9
6
5
0
9
8
0

4.
4.
5.
4.
2.
2.
2.
2.
3.
2.

7
9
1
2
5
2
2
7
3
9

6 .4
6. 0
8. 6
4. 0
2. 8
3. 8
2. 5
3. 0
1. 0
5. 4

NOTE:
P r e v i o u s l y p u b l i s h e d i n d e x e s f o r t h e C i n c i n n a t i a r e a u s e d M a r c h 1961 a s t h e b a s e p e r i o d .
T h e y c a n b e c o n v e r t e d to th e n e w b a s e p e r i o d b y d i v i d i n g t h e m b y t h e c o r r e s p o n d i n g i n d e x n u m b e r s
f o r M a r c h 1967 on t h e M a r c h 1961 b a s e p e r i o d a s s h o w n in the t a b l e .
(T h e r e s u l t s should be m u lt ip lie d
by 100.)

3
9
6
9
4
2
7
0
3
1

6
7
6
7
7
6 '
4
1
8
6

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A.

Occupational Earnings

Table A-l. Office Occupations—
Men and Women
(Average straight-tim e weekly hours and earnings for selected occupations studied on an area basis
by industry division, Cincinnati, Ohio—
Ky.—
Ind., February 1970)
Weekly ea r n in g ^ ^ ^
(standard)

S e x , o c c u p a tio n , and in d u s try d iv isio n

Number
of
workere

N u m b e r of w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t- tim e w eek ly e a r n in g s of—
$

Average
weekly
hours 1
(standard)

60
Mean2

Median2

»

$

t

$

t

$

t

$

$

$

*

65

70

75

80

85

90

95

100

105

no

70

75

80

85

90

95

100

105

no

115

$

$

*

s

$

$

*

t

*

115

120

130

140

150

160

170

180

190

200

120

130

140

150

160

170

180

190

200

over

26

13

32

and
u n d er

Middle range2

65

and

HEN
$

*
llo

$

1 4 4 .0 0

1 4 3 .0 0

1 2 7 .5 0 -1 5 9 .0 0
9 5 .0 0 -1 3 4 .0 0
9 6 .5 0 -1 3 7 .5 0

91
69

4 0 .0
4 0 .0

1 1 3.50
115.00

1 1 5.50
115 .5 0

336
201
135

3 9 .5
4 0 .0
3 9 .0

129.00
1 23.50
137.50

12 7 .0 0
1 2 3 .0 0
140 .5 0

3 8 .5

06*00
84.5 0

82 .5 0

L2 6 . 0 0

12 6 .0 0

2

11

1

1 1 4 .5 0 -1 4 4 .5 0
1 1 3 .0 0 1 3 4 .0 0
1 2 1 .0 0 1 4 9 .0 0

n

17
12

1

1

17
17

10
10

20
13

36
22
14

32
28

9

47

44

26

25
22

70
57
13

2

13
13

39

17

18
16

6

^,_
121

7 7 .0 0 -

18

89.5 0

21

39

11

8

6

TABULATING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
1 0 8 .5 0 -1 4 4 .5 0

13

W
OMEN
BILLERS,

MACHINE (B I L LI N G
163
60
103

3 9 .5
4 0 .0
3 9 .0

84.5 0
86 .5 0
83.0 0

8 6 .0 0
85.0 0
86 .0 0

??
9

3 9 .5
3 9 .5

96.5 0
9 9 .5 0

94.5 0
9 7 . 50

142
96

3 9 .5
3 9 .5

1 0 5 .5 0
1 0 3 .0 0

10 2 .0 0
9 7 .5 0

281
147

3 9 .0

93.0 0
9 5 .5 0

9 5 .5 0
9 7 .0 0

7 4 .0 0 7 7 .5 0 -

9 3 .5 0
9 3 .5 0

22

25
11

10
8

Z2

2

21
12

23

33

2

19

9

21

17

14

2
2

**

B I L L E R S , MACHINE (BOOKKEEPING

BOOKKEEPING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
CLASS A ---------------------------------------------

*

9 3 .5 0 -1 1 8 .0 0
9 2 .0 0 -1 1 7 .0 0

-

-

-

16 * 7

ro

r9
-

2

8

2
2

2

16

4
2

28
22

25
14

32
13

8

2

8

*

2

3

33
12

5
5

19

30
14
16

1
1

16

13
lr3

2
2

8

T7
10
17

F?
1

io
M

XX
13

19

1

29
11

23
22

9

-

9

2

14
14

4

79
19

26

36
24
12

58
45

18
17
1

-

-

6

8

2
2

J

20
29

-

9

BOOKKEEPING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
39*0

8 4 .0 0 1 0 3.00
8 4 .5 0 -1 0 5 .0 0
8 3 .0 0 10 2 .0 0

ii
ii

17

23
8
11

188

39*^
3 8 .5

1 1 7 .0 0

116 .5 0

1 ,1 7 4

3 9 .0

^30

39*0

9 0 * 00

9 2 .5 0

3 9 .5

88.5 0

103*00
87.0 0

3 9 .5

01 50
83.5 0

10 5 0
85.0 0

MANUFACTURING

8 3 .0 0 8 5 .0 0 -

5

09*50

^67
51

1 1 1 .5 0 -1 3 7 .5 0
1 0 1 .0 0 -1 3 7 .0 0

1 0 3.00
1 0 7 .0 0

17

160
67

16

112
104

TO

83
30

532
184

See footnotes at end of table.




8 4 .5 0 -

7 9 .0 0 7 5 .5 0 -

88.5 0
85.5 0

9

3

1

10

3
27

3

3

89 .5 0

26

159
24
135

09
40

130
71

6"

10

21
26

7
g
8

.
1

1

1

1

22
18

6

2

18

9

1

2
8
8

2
2

-

-

6

Table A-l. Office Occupations—Men and Women— Continued
( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e we e kl y h o u r s and e a r n i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a ti o n s st ud ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
b y i n d u s t r y d iv i si o n , C in ci nn at i, Ohio—
Ky.—
Ind., F e b r u a r y 1970)
^^^Weekl^Tamings^^^
(standard)

S ex , o ccu p ati o n, and i n d u s t r y d iv i s i o n

Number Average
weekly
of
hours 1
workere
(standard]

N u m b e r of w o r k e r s r e c e i v i n g s t r a i g h t - t i m e w e e kl y e a r n i n g s of—
*
60

Me“ 2

Median2

Middle range2

$

$
65

70

*
75

$
80

S
85

*
90

$
95

$

t

100

105

t

110

t

$

t

115

120

130

t
140

$

*
150

160

*
170

*
180

i

190

an d
under

2 00
and

65

70

75

80

85

90

95

100

105

110

115

l?o

130

140

150

160

170

180

190

200

o v er

_
-

_
-

W
OMEN - CONTINUED
CLERKS, F I L E , CLASS C ---------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

355
57
298

3 9 .0
3 9 .5
3 9 .0

$
75.5 0
7 3 .5 0
7 6 .0 0

$
7 4 .0 0
7 4 .5 0
74.0 0

$
7 1 .0 0 7 1 .0 0 7 1 .0 0 -

$
80 .0 0
7 8 .0 0
81 .0 0

22
8
14

37
3
34

143
19
124

63
21
42

56
2
54

24
4
20

3

1

6

3

1

6

CLERKS, ORDER -----------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

496
329
167

3 9 .5
3 9 .0
3 9 .5

9 2 .0 0
95.0 0
85.5 0

89.0 0
91.0 0
85.5 0

8 2 .5 0 -1 0 0 .0 0
8 5 .5 0 -1 0 2 .5 0
7 6 .0 0 - 9 5 .5 0

3
3
-

6
2
4

31
I
30

56
18
38

55
46
9

118
86
32

60
49
11

42
27
15

48
29
19

9
9
-

12
12
-

19
10
9

24
24
-

11
11
“

2
2
-

-

-

_
-

_
-

"

-

CLERKS, PAYROLL --------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

328
250
78

3 9 .5
3 9 .5
3 9 .0

1 1 0 .0 0
1 1 1 .0 0
1 0 6 .0 0

1 0 7 .5 0
1 0 8 .0 0
1 0 6 .0 0

9 5 .0 0 -1 2 3 .5 0
9 6 .5 0 -1 2 4 .0 0
9 1 .0 0 -1 2 1 .0 0

_

_
-

5
4
i

3
1
2

ii
i
10

39
34
5

25
16
9

25
20
5

50
43
7

14
11
3

31
21
10

15
10
5

54
43
11

33
30
3

15
8
7

4
4
-

1
1
-

3
3
-

_
-

_
-

_
-

COMPTOMETER OPERATORS ---------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

353
147
206

3 9 .5
4 0 .0
3 9 .5

9 4 .0 0
95.5 0
9 2 .5 0

89 .0 0
88.5 0
89 .5 0

8 5 .5 0 - 99.5 0
8 6 .0 0 -1 0 0 .0 0
8 3 .5 0 - 9 9 .5 0

-

15
1
14

13
8
5

14

40
12
28

117
71
46

28
8
20

42
11
31

12
5
7

15
4
ii

12
5
7

13
4
9

14
6
8

3
3
-

6
6

_
-

9
9
-

_
-

_

14

-

_
-

_
-

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS, CLASS A -----------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

459
173
286
74

3 9 .5
3 9 .5
3 9 .0
4 0 .0

1 0 1.50
1 0 8 .5 0
9 7 .5 0
1 0 1 .0 0

9 9 .5 0
1 0 3.50
96.0 0
9 4 .5 0

8 9 .5 0 -1 1 2 .0 0
9 6 .0 0 -1 1 8 .5 0
8 7 .0 0 -1 0 7 .0 0
8 5 .5 0 -1 1 2 .0 0

45
9
36
18

58
11
47
12

57
19
38
8

61
23
38
4

64
34
30
3

27
4
23
7

46
22
24
11

24
13
11
-

22
10
12
1

23
22
1
-

13
3
10
10

2
2
-

i
i
-

_

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS, CLASS B -----------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

761
392
369
35

3 9 .0
3 9 .5
3 9 .0
4 0 .0

90.5 0
96.5 0
84.5 0
8 7 .0 0

89.0 0
9 4 .0 0
84 .5 0
8 3 .5 0

8 2 .0 0 - 9 9 .0 0
8 6 .0 0 -1 0 3 .5 0
7 4 .5 0 - 9 3 .0 0
8 1 .5 0 - 9 0 .0 0

16
14
2

10
9
i

2
1
1

3
3
-

7
7
-

5
5
-

_

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

OFFICE GIRLS -------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

245
93
152

3 8 .5
3 9 .0
3 8 .0

7 7 .0 0
77.5 0
77.0 0

75.5 0
76.5 0
7 5 .0 0

7 2 .0 0 7 3 .0 0 7 1 .5 0 -

SECRET AR IES 4---------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

2 ,9 2 3
1,9 8 7
936
130

3 9 .0
3 9 .0
3 8 .5
4 0 .0

1 2 6 .0 0
128 .0 0
1 2 1.50
141 .5 0

SECRE TA RIE S, CLASS A --------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

139
84
55

3 8 .5
3 9 .0
3 7 .5

SECRE TA RIE S, CLASS B -------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

499
248
251

SEC RETARIES, CLASS C --------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

-

_

-

_

-

-

-

-

-

-

16
16

-

-

-

2

28
2
26
“

72
3
69
-

34
17
17
2

143
61
82
22

129
69
60
3

92
57
35

87
54
33
2

69
45
24
3

45
34
11
1

17
11
6
2

-

2

83.0 0
84.0 0
83.0 0

2
2

20
1
19

96
37
59

34
25
9

55
7
48

19
13
6

6
3
3

3
1
2

4
2
2

5
2
3

i

1 2 5 .5 0
1 2 8 .0 0
1 1 9 .0 0
1 3 4 .0 0

1 1 0 .0 0 -1 3 9 .5 0
1 1 4 .0 0 -1 4 0 .5 0
1 0 3 .5 0 -1 3 6 .0 0
1 2 5 .0 0 -1 6 4 .5 0

_

1

-

1

13
1
12

16
8
8

37
14
23
5

61
22
39

93
57
36

133
65
68
6

149
81
68
6

229
152
77

191
126
65

249
164
85

511
385
126
29

5 22
406
116
31

300
200
100
13

189
155
34
3

84
46
38
7

68
57
11
5

52
34
18
15

14
4
10
9

ii
10
1
1

150 .5 0
1 4 9.00
1 5 3 .0 0

1 4 8 .5 0
1 4 4 .0 0
1 5 3 .0 0

1 3 7 .0 0 -1 6 0 .5 0
1 3 3 .0 0 -1 5 8 .0 0
1 4 5 .5 0 -1 6 3 .5 0

_

_

-

-

-

_
-

1

2
2

6
6
“

i
i
“

_

-

_
“

1

-

10
10
“

24
19
5

32
19
13

28
12
16

12
2
10

7
2
5

3
2
1

4
2
2

9
9
-

3 8 .5
3 9 .0
3 8 .0

1 3 4 .5 0
1 3 9.00
1 3 0.50

1 3 2 .5 0
1 3 3 .5 0
131 .5 0

1 2 1 .0 0 -1 4 8 .5 0
1 2 3 .5 0 -1 6 1 .0 0
1 1 7 .0 0 -1 4 4 .0 0

_

20
10
10

2
1
1

16
1
15

15
12
3

21
4
17

26
13
13

16
7
9

100
51
49

80
40
40

82
26
56

28
18
10

36
15
21

26
25
1

23
21
2

5
1
4

1
1
-

875
540
335
53

3 9 .0
3 9 .0
3 9 .0
4 0 .0

1 3 1.00
1 3 7.00
121.00
1 6 1.50

1 2 9 .0 0
1 3 8 .0 0
1 1 7 .0 0
1 6 5 .0 0

1 1 3 .5 0 -1 5 0 .5 0
1 2 1 .0 0 -1 5 4 .5 0
1 0 3 .5 0 -1 3 1 .5 0
1 3 4 .5 0 -1 8 7 .0 0

-

14

-

-

21
6
15
“

38
13
25
“

43
10
33
“

53
28
25
“

63
33
30
'

83
30
53

-

14
“

125
79
46
10

117
89
28
8

86
66
20
3

123
115
8
1

36
29
7
6

35
30
5
5

26
11
15
15

5
1
4
4

SECRETARIES, CLASS D --------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

1 ,4 1 0
1,1 1 5
295

3 9 .0
3 9 .0
3 9 .0

1 1 7 .5 0
1 2 0 .0 0
10 8 .0 0

1 1 9 .5 0
1 2 2 .5 0
1 0 7 .5 0

1 0 6 .0 0 -1 3 1 .5 0
1 0 9 .0 0 -1 3 3 .0 0
9 5 .5 0 -1 2 2 .5 0

-

1

-

-

STENOGRAPHERS, GENERAL --------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

1 ,1 9 8
819
379
58

3 8 .5
3 8 .5
3 8 .5
4 0 .0

9 4 .5 0
9 4 .0 0
9 5 .5 0
1 1 3 .0 0

9 2 .5 0
9 2 .5 0
9 3 .0 0
114 .0 0

8 6 .5 0 -1 0 0 .0 0
8 7 .0 0 - 99.0 0
8 6 .0 0 -1 0 4 .5 0
1 0 4 .5 0 -1 3 0 .0 0

S e e fo o tn o te s at end of tab le




-

“

-

i

1
1

_
-

1
1

-

1
-

5
~
5
~

_

-

11
8
3

36
13
23

27
12
15

69
50
19

77
51
26

91
59
32

149
114
35

101
79
22

150
127
23

276
245
31

301
2 58
43

100
89
11

10
10
-

46
20
26
3

135
87
48
5

29 9
21 7
82
4

199
159
40

19 7
148
49
1

100
63
37
2

53
37
16

62
22
40
18

18
15
3
1

24
12
12
10

24
9
15
11

12
9
3
3

9
9

_

_

_

-

_

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

_

1
11
~

1

11

_

-

-

-

20
12

-

-

8

_

1
-

1
1

_

_

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

_

7

Table A-l. Office Occupations—Men and Women— Continued
( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e we e kl y h o u r s and e a r n i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a ti o n s st ud ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by in d u s t r y d iv i s i o n , Cin cin n ati , Ohio—
Ky.—
Ind. , F e b r u a r y 1970)
N u m b e r of w o r k e r s re c e i v i n g s t r a i g h t - t i m e w ee kl y e a r n i n g s of—
S ex , o cc u p a ti o n , an d in d u s t r y d iv is io n

Number
of
wotkere

$

60

weekly
(standard)

$

Mean2

Median2

Middle range2

$

65

70

70

75

-

-

-

-

-

-

$

*

$

$

80

85

80

85

90

95

15
14
1

11
5
6

59
36
23

65
52
13

75

90

$

*

$

$

t

100

105

110

115

100

105

110

115

120

121
92
29

114
74
40

123
103
20

138
127
11

86
72
14

95

i

$

$

*

$

130

140

150

130

140

150

160

170

132
86
46

34
27
7

12
4
8

9
9
“

160

S

t

$

16
16
“

120

180

190

180

190

200

over

2 00

“

1
1

”
-

and

under

65

$

170

and

W
OMEN - CONTINUED
$

$

936
71 8
218

39.0
39.5
38.5

109.00
109.50
107.00

108.50
109.00
104.50

$
$
9 8 .50-118.50
9 9 .00-117.50
9 7 .00-121.00

SWITCHBOARD OPERATORS, CLASS A ------

79

39.5

116.00

114.00

102.00-136.00

-

-

-

2

1

5

7

13

3

11

10

6

7

10

2

2

-

-

-

-

SWITCHBOARD OPERATORS, CLASS B -----NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

156
126

39.5
39.5

91.00
87.50

90.00
85.00

7 2 .00-108.00
6 9 .50-103.00

11
11

22
22

15
15

9
9

6
6

16
15

13
8

8
5

7
7

17
6

5
2

10
7

9
6

6
5

2
2

_

-

-

-

-

_

SWITCHBOARD OPERATOR-RECEPTIONISTSMANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

427
230
197
26

39.5
39.5
39.0
40.0

93.50
94.00
97.50
96.00
91.00
91.50
100.00 106.00

83.50-104.50
84.50-107.50
83 .0 0 - 98.50
83.00-109.50

_

_

46
17
29

58
22
36
11

51
25
26

71
32
39
~

34
24
10
“

53
37
16
10

11
5
6
~

18
16
2
2

14
13
1
1

3
3

2

-

-

~

46
16
30
“

-

~

20
20

-

-

“

*

“

“

TRANSCRIBING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
GENERAL --------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

41 5
174
241

39.0
39.0
39.0

86.50
92.50
85.00

7 7 .0 0 - 98.50
7 7 .50-103.50
7 7 .0 0 - 93.50

1
1
-

_
-

_
-

_

_

-

T Y P I S T S , CLASS A ------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

387
215
172
45

38.5
39.0
38.0
40.0

99.00
98.50
103.00 100.50
94.00
94.00
99.50
96.00

9 1 .00-107.50
95.50-113.00
8 7 .00-104.50
9 2 .00-106.00

_

-

-

-

T Y P I S T S , CLASS B ------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

1,604
738
866
49

39.0
39.5
39.0
40.0

STENOGRAPHERS! SENIOR ---------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------

88.00
91.50
86.00

82.00
83.50
81.00
83.00

81.50
83.50
79.50
83.50

7 6.00- 88.00
7 8 .0 0 - 89.00
7 5 .0 0 - 87.00
8 1 .0 0 - 88.00

“
39
39
-

-

“

-

*
_

-

2
2

53
31
22

57
22
35

57
16
41

45
8
37

52
21
31

30
12
18

43
31
12

16
11
5

9
2
7

20
14
6

4
2
2

3
3

_

_

-

-

“

15
1
14
"

19
8
11
“

27
13
14
~

26
14
12
4

54
11
43
18

81
59
22
6

38
23
15
5

58
27
31
9

12
10
2
”

28
28
-

10
4
6
1

14
14
-

2
2
2

3
3
-

96
29
67
-

173
32
141
6

38 8
147
241
-

33 3
187
146
27

28 5
153
132
8

130
69
61
6

92
29
63
i

40
27
13
i

5
5
-

7
6
i

6
6
-

1

4
4

2
2

3
3

25
-

25

-

”

-

-

_
-

_

_

_

-

-

-

“

*

_

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

“

1

1 S ta n d a rd h o u r s r e f l e c t the w ork w ee k f o r which e m p l o y e e s r e c e i v e th e ir r e g u l a r s t r a i g h t - t i m e s a l a r i e s ( e x c l u s i v e of pay f o r o v e r t i m e at r e g u l a r a n d / o r p r e m i u m r a t e s ) , and the e a r n i n g s c o r r e s p o n d
to th e se wee kl y h o u r s .
2 The m e a n i s c o m p ut e d f o r e a c h jo b by tota ling the e a r n i n g s of a ll w o r k e r s divid ing by the n u m b er of w o r k e r s .
The m e d ia n d e s i g n a t e s po s it i o n — h a lf of the e m p l o y e e s s u r v e y e d r e c e i v e m o r e than
the ra te shown; h a lf r e c e i v e l e s s than the r a t e shown.
The mi dd le r a n g e i s de fin ed by 2 r a t e s of pay; a four th of the w o r k e r s e a r n l e s s than the lo w e r of th e se r a t e s and a fourt h e a r n m o r e than the
h ig he r r a t e .
3 T r a n s p o r t a t i o n , co m m u n i c a t io n , and oth er public u ti l it i e s .
4 M a y inc lu de w o r k e r s oth er than th o se p r e s e n t e d s e p a r a t e l y .




8
Table A-la.

Office Occupations—Large Establishments—Men and Women

( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e wee kl y h o u r s and e a r n i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a ti o n s st ud ie d in e s t a b l i s h m e n t s em p l o y in g 500 w o r k e r s o r m o r e ,
by in d u s t r y d iv is io n , Cin cin n ati , Ohio— y . — n d . , F e b r u a r y 1970)
K
I
N u m b e r of w o r k e r s r e c e i v i n g s t r a i g h t - t i m e we e kl y e a r n i n g s of—
S ex , o ccu p ati o n, and in d u s t r y d iv i si o n

Number
of
workers

$

Average
weekly
[standard)

Mean2

Median2

Middle range2

60

*

$
65

$

$
70

75

t

i

80

85

t
90

$
95

$
100

t

105

110

$

$

t

115

120

130

$

$

%

140

150

160

$

170

*

180

*

190

and
un der

t

2 00
and

65

70

“

85

~
-

75

80

90

95

100

105

110

115

120

130

140

150

160

170

180

190

2 00

6
6

17
16

9

12
11

20
17

11
10

9

8

7
7

2
2

10
10

2
2

over

MEN
97
86

39.5
40.0

$
147.50
148.50 150.50

$
$
129.00-165.50
129.00-165.00

CLERKS, ORDER --------MANUFACTURING ---

112
111

39.5
39.5

125.50
126.00

121.50
121.50

115.00-139.00
115.00-139.00

-

OFFICE BOYS -----------MANUFACTURING --NONMANUFACTURING

159
97
62

39.5
4 0.0
38.5

87.00
88.00
85.00

83.50
84.50
82.50

80 .5 0 - 89.50
8 1 .0 0 - 90.50
7 9 .0 0 - 85.50

-

CLERKS, ACCOUNTING, CLASS A -----------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

199
144
55

39.5
39.5
39.5

130.00
134.00
119.50

129.50 1 1 5 .5 0 -1 4 7 .0 0
133.00 1 20.50-150.00
120.50 1 0 3 .0 0 -1 4 0 .0 0

-

CLERKS, ACCOUNTING, CLASS B -----------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

48 8
337
151

39.0
38.5
39.5

99.50
103.50
90.00

95.00
101.00
86.00

8 5 .0 0 -1 1 2 .0 0
9 0 .0 0 -1 1 6 .0 0
8 2 .0 0 - 96.50

“

4
i
3

9
6
3

CLASS A ----------------------

78

39.5

96.00

96.00

87.50-102.00

-

-

CLERKS, F I L E , CLASS B ---------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

21 8
58
160

39.5
40.0
39.0

84.00
88.00
82.50

79.00
85.00
78.00

76 .0 0 - 88.50
80.00- 97.50
75.00- 86.00

9
-

CLERKS, F I L E , CLASS C ---------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

161
146

39.0
39.0

76.00
76.50

74.50
75.00

7 1 .5072.00-

80.50
81.50

CLERKS, ORDER -----------------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

126
119

38.5
38.5

101.00 100.50
102.50 101.50

CLERKS, PAYROLL --------------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

165
122

39.0
39.5

114.00
116.50

COMPTOMETER OPERATORS ---------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

195
57
138

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS, CLASS A ----------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

CLERKS, ACCOUNTING, CLASS A
MANUFACTURING ------------------

2

2
2

*
-

-

7
7

1
1

25
22
3

8
6
2

6
5
1

“

“

7
3
4

31
21
10

79
25
54

60
31
29

i

1

4

9

ii
2
9

21
2
19

82
10
72

6
2

17
14

63
56

8 7 .50-118.50
88.50-120.00

3
3

6
2

115.50
117.00

9 6 .50-129.00
100.50-133.50

_

_

39.5
39.5
39.5

99.50
95.00
108.50 101.00
96.00
93.00

86.00 -1 1 1 .0 0
88.00-127.50
8 5 .50-108.50

30 4
121
183
69

39.5
39.5
39.5
4 0.0

101.00
106.50
97.00
100.50

97.00
102.00
93.00
94.00

88.00 -1 1 2 .0 0
9 3 .5 0 -1 1 8 .5 0
85.00-110.00
85.00-112.00

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS, CLASS B -----------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

438
27 7
161

3 9.0
39.5
39.0

95.50
100.00
88.00

94.00
98.00
86.00

84.00 -1 0 3 .0 0
89.50-107.00
81 .0 0 - 95.50

_

2

-

-

OFFICE GIRLS -------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

99
65

38.5
37.5

82.00
80.00

82.00
81.00

7 6 .0 0 - 87.50
7 3 .0 0 - 84.50

_

SECRETARIES4---------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

1,929
1,415
5 14

39.0
39.0
38.5

131.50 130.00
133.00 131.50
127.00 1 2 6.00

116.50-144.00
119.00-145.00
110.00-141.00

_
-

-

_

7

7
7

11
11

25
25

18
18

15
15

5
5

9
9

1
1

6
3
3

4
4

3
1
2

6
2
4

1
1

1
1

_

_

_

-

-

-

9
2
7

13
8
5

9
6
3

7
4

13
9
4

39
28
11

28
24
4

30
21
9

26
22
4

6
6
~

6
6

64
51
13

35
28
7

42
33
9

28
23
5

36
31
5

26
20
6

42
36
6

18
17
1

6
6
“

6
6

2
2
-

-

26

3

19

12

2

5

-

2

3

-

-

~

24
16
8

25
7
18

18
3
15

ii

8
8
“

_

_

_

_

8

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

“

1
1
-

-

8

-

“

32
31

26
26

13
13

3
3

1
1

1
1

4
4

8
7

19
19

17
17

5
5

9

9

6
6

18
18

9

_

9

2
2

_

9

10
10

_

7

2
1

i
i

4
i

16
13

15
8

11
6

11
10

14
11

8
6

13
10

31
20

22
19

9

4
4

i
i

3
3

5

14

20
9
11

38
8
30

16
5
11

21
5
16

12
5
7

14
3
11

12
5
7

9
-

9

12
4
8

3
3
-

45
11
34
12

41
19
22
6

35
19
16
4

27
17
10
3

15
4
ii
5

36
12
24
11

10
5
5
“

15
10
5
“

13
12
1
-

13
3
10
10

-

-

15
11
4

16
14
2

10
9
1

2
1
1

3
3
-

7
7
-

5
5
-

125
81
44

152

374

3 72

220

111

289

167
145

85

288
84

164

41

56

22

63
46
17

1
1

1
“
62
32
30

-

5
1
4

13
6
7

18
12
6

-

-

-

-

-

W EN
OM

CLERKS,

FILE,

S ee fo o tn o te s a t end of tab le .




-

_
-

4
i
3

-

~

5

14

_

-

-

-

~
-

-

2

-

-

42
6
36
18

2

16
3
13

24
11
13

85
35
50

43
23
20

65
43
22

61
41
20

51
41
10

33
30
3

11

11

31
24

5

3

4

5

2

2

2

5

4

8

9

58

1

2
2

5

-

3

9

36
13
23

92
63
29

103
72
31

_

~

6

_

9

_

-

-

-

9
-

-

6

2
2

i
i

_

-

-

2

_

8

2
2

4

10

14
8

16

10

-

-

4

9

9

n

9

32
26

-

_
-

-

65
55

10

52
34
18

13
4
9

11
10
1

9

Table A-la.

Office Occupations—
Large Establishments—
Men and Women— Continued

( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e w e e k ly h o u r s a n d e a r n i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a t i o n s s t u d ie d in e s t a b l i s h m e n t s e m p l o y i n g 5 0 0 w o r k e r s o r m o r e ,
b y i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n , C in c i n n a t i , O h ic r - K y .—I n d . , F e b r u a r y 1 9 7 0 )
W eekly earnings
(standard )

*

N u m b e r of workers receiving straight-time weekly earnings of—
3

Num ber

S e x , o c c u p a tio n , an d in d u s tr y d iv isio n

3
60

of
^standard)

M ean 2

M e d ian 2

M iddle ran g e 2

$
65

S
70

$

%

75

80

3
85

t
90

$

3
95

100

$
105

110

3

115

$

3

3
120

130

3
140

3

3

$
150

160

170

180

3

%

190

and
under
65

2 00
and

70

75

90

95

100

105

130

1

16

10

13

8

9
5
4

9
5
4

49
14
35

48
18
30

41
10
31

26
16
10

19
15
4

19
14
5

36
14
22

32
13
19

75
47
28
3

76
57
19
8

75
66
9
3

118
115
3
i

36
29
7
6

70
51
19

73
54
19

79
61
18

111
93
18

249
227
22

232
202
30

94
85
9

10
10
-

43
22
21
18

15
14
1
1

24
12
12
10

12
6
6
6

10
9
i
i

9
9

107
100
7

81
67
14

95
62
33

27
24
3

8
4
4

85

”

“

*

1

“

“

1

_

1
1

_

2
1
1

4
i
3

3
2
1

11
4
7

10
3
7

11
4
7

19
10
9

43
27
16

140

150

160

170

120

110

115

80

180

190

20 0

over

6

3

3

9

24
23
1

23
21
2

5
1
4

-

35
30
5
5

26
11
15
15

5
i
4
4

W
OMEN - CONTINUED
SECRETARIES4 - CONTINUED
SEC RETA RIES, CLASS A --------------------

71

38.5

$
159.50

SECRETARIES, CLASS B -------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMAN'JF ACT URI NG --------------------------

276
139
137

38.5
39.0
38.0

142.50 1 4 0.50
150.50 1 5 3.50
134.50 1 3 3 .0 0

126.00 -1 6 1 .5 0
130.50-174.00
125.00-144.50

SEC RETARIES, CLASS C -------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

579
414
165
46

39.0
39.5
39.0
40.0

139.50 141.00
143.00 147.00
130.00 1 2 5.00
167.00 172.50

121.50 -1 5 6 .5 0
129.50 -1 5 7 .5 0
112.00-144.50
142.00-187.50

SEC RETA RIES, CLASS D -------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------

1,003
825
178

39.0
39.0
38.5

121.50
123.50
112.50

124.00
126.00
112.50

1 1 1 .5 0 -133.00
115.00-133.50
100.50-127.50

STENOGRAPHERS, GENERAL -------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

73 6
56 4
172
48

38.5
38.0
38.5
40.0

96.50
97.00
95.50
112.00

93.50
94.50
89.50
113.50

87.50-102.50
88.50-102.00
85.00-109.00
106.00-124.00

STENOGRAPHERS, SENIOR ---------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

61 6
44 3
173

39.5
39.5
38.0

112.50 111.50
1 1 5 . 5C 1 1 3 . 0 0
105.50 103 .5 0

104.00-120.00
107.00-120.50
96.50-119.00

_

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

--------------------------------------------------

-

-

1

SWITCHBOARD OPERATORS, CLASS A ------

66

39.5

121.00

117.00

108.00 -1 3 8 .5 0

-

-

-

SWITCHBOARD OPERATORS, CLASS B -----NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

85
63

39.5
39.5

100.50
98.00

101.50
100.00

87.00-118.00
8 3 .50-118.50

7
7

_

"

1
1

SWITCHBOARD OPERATOR-RECEPTIONISTS-

53

39.5

104.50

106.50

9 9 .00-114.00

-

-

1

N O NM ANUFACTURING

$
$
$
154.50 1 3 9 .5 0 -1 7 5 .0 0

~
_

_

-

~

-

-

_

1

1

-

3

-

-

-

-

1

-

-

1

3
2
1

7
4
3

6

23
9
14

15

74
48
26
5

184
133
51
4

127
116
11
-

110
99
11
l

74
63
11
2

36
31
5

5
3
2

25
4
21

21
10
11

40
11
29

77
45
32

103
87
16

-

i

-

5

-

9

3

4
4

6
6

9
8

8
3

6
3

7
7

6
3

4

-

i

5

4

3

9

15

-

-

3

-

-

-

-

_

-

-

3
2
1

3

-

131
94

38.5
38.5

92.00
94.50

90.00
95.00

8 2 .50-102.50
83.00-105.00

1
1

T Y P I S T S , CLASS A ------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------

26 4
200
64

39.0
39.0
39.0

101.50
104.00
95.00

99.00
101.50
93.00

9 3 .0 0 -1 0 9 .0 0
9 6 .00-115.00
89 .5 0 - 99.00

_

_

T Y P I S T S , CLASS 6 ------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

584
317
267
30

38.5
39.0
38.5
40.0

84.50
88.50
79.50
83.00

83.00
86.00
79.00
83.00

1

S ta n d a rd h o u rs

4

M a y in c lu d e

r e f l e c t th e w o r k w e e k f o r w h ic h e m p l o y e e s

re c e iv e

to t h e s e

e ly
o
2 Fwor aer n ksdpeof irnht ittiuioornsn. , o f c ot emr m us ,n i csaeteio nf o, o tnnodte o t2,h e rt a bp lueb liAc - lu. t i l i t i e s .
m
3 T
a
a
w o r k e r s o t h e r th a n t h o s e p r e s e n t e d




se p a r a te ly .

th e ir

re g u la r

“

-

-

_

90.50
94.00
84.00
85.50

-

“

TRANSCRIBING—
MACHINE OPERATORS,
GENERAL --------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

77.0081.5073.0080.50-

1
1

-

-

44
11
33

s t r a ig h t - t im e

6
-

ii

i
i

_

-

-

-

_

-

-

-

-

_

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

“

9
9
-

16
16
-

i
i

-

-

~
-

-

“

10

6

7

10

2

2

-

-

-

-

9
6

6
5

2
2

_

_

-

_

-

-

i

10
7

3

8

4

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

_

_

_

_

_

_

-

_

-

_

~

-

-

-

-

-

13
10

26
14

21
6

15
12

10
10

13
13

12
11

2
2

5
5

4

2

3
3

“

“

1
1

9
8
1

11
7
4

26
14
12

32
8
24

66
56
10

30
23
7

29
27
2

7
7

28
28
“

6
4
2

14
14
"

2
2

3
3
"

67
13
54
6

86
26
60

161
96
65
17

74
53
21
3

72
50
22
2

27
20
7
1

28
24
4
1

5
5
-

6
6
-

3
3
-

1
1

4
4

2
2

3
3

o f p a y fo r o v e r t im e a t r e g u la r a n d / o r p r e m iu m

-

-

6
5

s a l a r i e s (e x c lu s iv e

i
-

-

_

1
1

-

15
-

3

i
i

ra te s),

-

*

“

_

-

-

-

-

~

~

a n d th e e a r n i n g s c o r r e s p o n d

1 0

Table A-2.

Professional and Technical Occupations—Men and Women

(A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t im e w ee k ly h o u r s and e a r n in g s fo r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by in d u s tr y d iv is io n , C in c in n ati, O hio— y.— d ,, F e b r u a r y 1970)
K
In
N u m b er of w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t - t i m e w ee k ly e a r n in g s of—
Number Average
weekly
of
hours 1
workers (standard)
M'“ !

$

$

*

$

$

$

t

$

t

$

%

s

$

t

$

$

J

S

$

*

Median2

Middle range2

80
Under
and
$
under
80

85

90

100

110

120

130

140

150

160

170

85

S e x , o cc u p a tio n , and in d u s tr y d iv isio n

90

100

110

120

130

140

150

160

170

180

-

-

"

-

-

6

6

4

28

9

2

4

9

3

1

2

-

_

_

1

11
3
8

25
10
15

52
15
37

53
28
25

16
13
3

12
10
2

10
7
3

12
3
9

-

_

_

_

_

_

_

_

-

-

4
4

-

-

-

-

-

-

1

21
1
20

16
13

31
21

26
7

11
4

-

2
1

2
2

_

4

i

1

1

_

_

_

_

_

_

_

”
4
4

12
12

3
3

4
4

18
10

2
2

5
1

6
6

“

4
4

5
4

1

“
2

5

ii
4
7

22
5
17

4
2
2

-

_

_

180

190

200

210

220

2 30

240

250

260

190

2 00

210

220

230

240

25C

260

over

and

HEN
74

$
$
$
$
39.0 153.00 147.50 14 1. 00 -1 75 .5 0

COMPUTER OPERATORS, CLASS B
MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

217
94
123

39.5 130.50 130.00 11 9.00-140.00
39.5 139.50 136.00 12 6.50-153.00
39.0 123.50 126.00 111.50-135.50

-

COMPUTER UPERATORS, CLASS C ----------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

100
53

39.0 104.00
39.5
96.50

2
2

3
3

COMPUTER PROGRAMERS,
BU S IN ES S , CLASS A --------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

64
50

39.0 169.00 166.00 14 0.50-194.00
39.0 165.50 162.00 13 4.00-196.00

_

_

COMPUTER PROGRAMERS,
B U S I N E S S , CLASS B ---------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

156
78
78

39.0 168.00 169.50 144.50-189.00
39.5 163.00 163.00 14 3.00-180.00
38.5 173.00 181.00 14 8.00-200.50

COMPUTER PROGRAMERS,
B U S I N E S S , CLASS C ---------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

59
50

38.5 141.00 138.00 12 8.50-157.50
38.5 139.00 138.00 12 7.50-155.50

COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS,
BU S I N E S S , CLASS A ----------------------------

68

39.0 233.50 233.00 223.00 -2 48 .5 0

COMPUTER OPERATORS,

CLASS A

99.50
95.50

91 .5 0- 10 9. 00
88.50-101.50

-

_

_

_

~

_

_

_

“

“

“

_

_

_
”

_

_

_

“

~

2

5

13
10
3

35
23
12

3
i
2

21
14
7

18
11
7

22
8
14

1
1

4
4

1
1

11
10

17
14

7
6

6
6

7
4

2
2

2
2

~

-

_

_
_

-

-

-

-

_

-

-

-

-

“

*

~

*

1
“

-

~

2

COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS,
BU S IN ES S , CLASS B ---------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

111
69

39.5 200.00 196.00 17 5.00-221.50
39.0 197.50 197.00 177.50-220.50

DRAFTSMEN, CLASS A ---------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

409
322

40.0 187.50 187.00 17 2. 00-203.00
40.0 183.50 184.00 169.00-201.00

_

DRAFTSMEN, CLASS B ---------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

485
446

40.0 157.00 158.00 14 4. 50-171.50
40.0 156.50 157.50 14 4.00-171.00

_

DRAFTSMEN, CLASS C ---------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

307
284

40.0 124.50 126.50 11 5.00-138.50
40.0 123.50 125.00 11 4.50-136.50

11
11

-

11
11

18
14

2
2
*

9
9
9

9
9
9

17
17
9

_

-

_

*

-

-

_

_

_

_

_

9

12

15

13

6

7

2
1

6
4

15
5

17
9

16
10

8
8

9
6

10
7

2
-

7
6

3
3

7
1

2
2

21
21

24
23

39
39

75
61

62
46

54
42

57
38

39
30

19
18

5
-

i
-

4
-

5
-

41
41

50
44

65
61

95
91

96
81

61
60

51
46

16
12

3
3

-

36
35

85
85

64
61

51
40

9
7

7
7

2

2
2
1

10
5
1

5
5
-

-

3
3
3

_

-

28
27

27
25

24
22

22
17

10
9

8
7

5
3

3

-

5
5

_

-

1

-

-

*
_

_

2

8
8

“

1
1

1
1

1
1

7
7

13
13

"
_

_

2

~

-

-

-

-

*

_

_

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

-

_

_

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

-

W
OMEN
COMPUTER OPERATORS, CLASS C -----------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

57
52
32

NURSES, INDUSTRIAL (REGISTERED) ----MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

133
115

39.5
39.5
40.0

98.50
97.50
94.50

93.00
92.50
89.00

87.00-112.50
86.00-111.00
84.50- 96.00

40.0 145.00 142.00 13 0.00-155.50
40.0 142.00 140.50 12 7.50-153.50

-

1 S ta n d a rd h o u r s r e f le c t the w o rk w ee k f o r w hich e m p lo y e e s r e c e iv e th e ir r e g u l a r s t r a ig h t - t i m e s a l a r i e s ( e x c lu s iv e of pay fo r o v e r t im e al r e g u l a r a n d /o r p r e m iu m r a t e s ) ,
to th e s e w ee k ly h o u r s .
2 F o r d e fin itio n of t e r m s , s e e fo o tn o te 2, ta b le A - l .
3 T r a n s p o r t a t io n , c o m m u n ic a tio n , and o th e r p u b lic u t il it i e s .




and the e a r n in g s c o r r e sp o n d

11

Table A-2a.

Professional and Technical Occupations—Large Establishments—Men and Women

( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e w ee kl y h o u r s and e a r n i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a ti o n s st ud ie d in e s t a b l i s h m e n t s e m p lo y in g 500 w o r k e r s o r m o r e ,
by in d u s t r y d iv i si o n , Cin cin n ati , Ohio—
Ky.—
Ind., F e b r u a r y 1970)
Weekly earnings^™"
(
standard)

N u m b e r of w o r k e r s re c e i v i n g s t r a i g h t - t i m e w ee kl y e a r n i n g s of—

Average

S ex , o cc u p a ti o n , and in d u s t r y di v i si on

Number
of
hours 1
woikeis (standard) Mean2

s
Median2

Middle range2

80

*

$
85

»
90

»
95

s
100

no

120

»

*

$
130

140

t
150

t

160

no

$
180

$
190

s

$

$
200

210

220

$
230

*

*
240

250

and
un der
85

260
and

95

100

110

120

130

1

1

3
2

ro

TO
30

12

14

15

25

10

-

-

-

-

-

90

140

160

170

2

150

180

230

240

250

260

over

10

4

-

-

-

-

-

2
8

200

220

2
2
10

2

7

-

-

3

190

210

MEN
nnr

$

??
60
nnrn.-rr.nr

r . ,rr r
-

COMP UT ER PROGRAMERS,
BUSINESS, CLASS B -------------------

38.5 106.50 100.50

$

w . !!
!!
in n i
39.0 120.00 127.00

88

$

93.50-110.00

110
51
59

39.5 167.50 168.50 144.50-188.50
39.5 165.00 168.00 143.00-180.00
39.0 169...0 17 6 . j 0

60

39.5 209.00 203.50 185.50-229.00
39.5 204.50 201.50 187.00-223.00

202

39*5 183.00 188.50 166.00-201.50

**90

-

157.50 14 4.00-171.50
0 1^6*"0 157.50 14 3.50-171.50

:
*
1

5

13
10

17

3

5

19
12

14
11

14

11

7

C O MP UT ER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS,
11
1

12
10

8
8

37

32

21

3

-

1

i

UKA, 1JnLVif LL A j j A

J/ T

1

1
19
19

39.5 127.00 126.50 118.50-138.00

2
1

-

19

20

15
_^

17

34
28

29

43

59

51

54

32

3

-

2

21

8

2

2

21
20

24
22

22
17

10

8

WOMEN
NURSES,

INDUSTRIAL (REGISTERED) ---

109
92

40.0 149.50 147.00 137.00-160.50
40.0 146.50 144.00 136.50-157.00

-

-

-

5

10

1 S ta n d a rd h o u r s r e f l e c t the w ork w ee k f o r which e m p l o y e e s r e c e i v e the ir r e g u l a r s t r a i g h t - t i m e s a l a r i e s ( e x c l u s i v e of pa y f o r o v e r t i m e at r e g u l a r
to th e se we e kl y h o u rs .
2 F o r de finition of t e r m s , se e footnote 2, tab le A - l .




5

a n d / o r p r em i u m , r a t e s ) ,

-

-

-

and the e a r n i n g s c o r r e s p o n d

Table A-3. Office, Professional, and Technical Occupations—Men and Women Combined
( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e we e kl y h o u r s and e a r n i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o cc u p a ti o n s st ud ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by i n d u s t r y d iv i s i o n , Cin cin n ati , Ohio—
Ky.—
Ind., F e b r u a r y 1970)

OFFICE OCCUPA TI ON S

OF FI CE OC CU PA TI ON S

W eekly
hours 1
(standard)

W eekly
earnings 1
(standard)

39.0
39.5
39.0
40.0

91.00
96.50
84.50
87.00

OFFICE BOYS AND G I R L S ---------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG ----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2 ---------------

492
219
273
25

39.0
39.5
38.5
40.0

81.00
82.50
80.50
91.50

S E C R E T A R I E S 3--------------------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG ----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2---------------

2,927
1,988
939
133

39.0
39.0
38.5
40.0

126.00
128.50
121.50
142.50

93.00
95.50
90.50

SECRETARIES, CLASS A -------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

140
84
56

39.5
39.5
38.5
40.0

127.50
132.00
120.00
126.00

SECRETARIES, CLASS B -------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

500
248
252

39.0
39.0
39.0
39.5

95.50
99.00
90.50
92.00

88.00
39.5
86.50
40.0
39.0
88.50
40.0 113.00

BILLERS, MACHINE (BOOKKEEPING
MACHINE) -----------------------------MANUFA CT UR IN G ---------------------

106
77

40.0
39.5

BOOKKE EP IN G- MA CH IN E OPERATORS,
CLASS A ------------------------------MANUFA CT UR IN G ---------------------

142
96

39.5 105.50
39.5 103.00

B O O K K E EP IN G- MA CH IN E OPERATORS,
CLASS B ------------------------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

281
147
134

39.0
39.0
39.0

CLERKS, ACCOUNTING, CLASS A -------M A N U FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2---------------

621
397
224
34

CLERKS, ACCOUNTING, CLASS B -------M A NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------NO NM A N U F A C T U R I N G ----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2---------------

1,265
705
560
82

95.00
96.50

95.50
39.5
39.5 101.50
39.5
88.50

C O MP TO ME TE R O P ER AT OR S --------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG ------------------

354
148
206

39.5
40.0
39.5

K E YP UN CH OPERATORS, CLASS A -------M A N U FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG -----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2---------------

466
173
293
81

39.5 102.50
39.5 108.50
99.00
39.0
40.0 104.50

94.00
96.00
92.50

75

39.0 232.50

COMP UT ER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS,
BUSINESS, CLASS B ---------------NO NH A N U F A C T U R I N G --------------

114
72

39.5 200.00
39.0 197.50

DRAFTSMEN, CLASS A ---------------M A N U FA CT UR IN G ------------------

410
323

40.0 187.50
40.0 183.50

DRAFTSMEN, CLASS B ---------------M A N U FA CT UR IN G ------------------

503
460

40.0 156.00
40.0 156.00

DRAFTSMEN, CLASS C ---------------M A NU FA CT UR IN G ------------------

329
295

40.0 124.00
40.0 123.50

NURSES, INDUSTRIAL (REGISTERED) •
M A NU FA CT UR IN G ------------------

38.5
94.50
38.5
94.00
38.5
96.00
40.0 113.50

936
718
218

39.0 109.00
39.5 109.50
38.5 107.00

ST EN OGRAPHERS, SENIOR --------------M A N U FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

39.5 112.50
39.5 113.50
39.0 109.50
40.0 121.00

COMP UT ER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS,
BUSINESS, CL A S S A ----------------

1,199
819
380
59

75.50
73.50
76.00

357
270
87
31

38.5 142.50
38.5 141.00

38.5 134.50
39.0 139.00
38.0 130.50

117.50
120.00
108.00

39.0
39.5
39.0

CLERKS, PA YR OL L ---------------------M A N U FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2---------------

87
77

39.0
39.0
39.0

355
57
298

39.5 107.00
39.5 105.50
39.5 109.00

PR OF ES SI ON AL AND TECHNICAL
OC CU PA TI ON S
C O MP UT ER PROGRAMERS,
BUSINESS, CLASS C ---------------NO NM A N U F A C T U R I N G --------------

1,411
1, 116
295

CLERKS, FILE, CLASS C --------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG ------------------

832
530
302

38.5 151.00
39.0 149.00
37.5 154.00

SECRETARIES, CLASS D -------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG ------------------

81.50
83.50
80.50

CLERKS, ORDER -----M A N U FA CT UR IN G N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG

1,608
739
869
51

131.00
137.00
121.00
162.00

39.0
39.5
38.5

SW IT CH BO AR D OPERATORS, CLASS A ----

79

39.5 116.00

SW IT CH BO AR D OPERATORS, CLASS B ---N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

156
126

39.5
39.5

SW IT CH BO AR D O P E R A T OR -R EC EP TI ON IS TS M A N U FA CT UR IN G --------------------NO NM A N U F A C T U R I N G -----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2---------------

427
230
197
26

39.5
93.50
39.5
96.00
39.0
91.00
40.0 100.00

T A B U L A T I NG -M AC HI NE OPERATORS,
CLASS B ------------------------------M A N U FA CT UR IN G ---------------------

91
53

39.0 118.50
39.5 127.00

T A B U L A TI NG -M AC HI NE OPERATORS,
CLASS C -------------------------------

84

99.00

91.00
87.50

$
39.0
88.50
39.0
91.50
39.0
86.50
99.00
38.5
39.0 103.00
38.0
94.00
40.0
99.50
39.0
39.5
39.0
40.0

82.00
83.50
81.00
85.00

135
117

40.0 145.00
40.0 142.00

C O MP UT ER OPERATORS, CLASS A ----

81

39.0 151.00

C O MP UT ER OPERATORS, CLASS B ---M A NU FA CT UR IN G -----------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG --------------

240
108
132

39.5 129.00
39.5 136.00
39.0 123.00

C O MP UT ER OP ERATORS, CLASS C ---M A N U FA CT UR IN G -----------------NO NM A N U F A C T U R I N G -------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2-----------

157
52
105
40

39.0 102.00
38.5 113.00
39.5
97.00
40.0
96.00

C O MP UT ER PROGRAMERS,
BUSINESS, CLASS A --------------NO NM A N U F A C T U R I N G --------------

68
53

39.0 168.50
39.0 164.50

C O M P U T E R PROGRAMERS,
BUSINESS, CL AS S B --------------MA NU F A C T U R I N G -----------------N O NH AN UF AC TU RI NG --------------

183
87
96

39.0 167.00
39.5 162.00
38.5 171.50

1 S t a n d a r d h o u r s r e f l e c t the w o rk w ee k f o r which e m p l o y e e s r e c e i v e th e ir r e g u l a r s t r a i g h t - t i m e s a l a r i e s ( e x c l u s i v e of pa y f o r o v e r t i m e at r e g u l a r a n d / o r p r e m i u m r a t e s ) ,
c o r r e s p o n d to th e se w e e kl y h o u r s .
2 T r a n s p o r t a t i o n , c o m m u n i c a t io n , and o th er public u t i l i t i e s .
3 Ma y inc lude w o r k e r s oth er than th o se p r e s e n t e d s e p a r a t e l y .




W eekly

hours 1 earnings 1
[tnad [tnad
sadr) sadr)

TYPISTS, CL AS S B -----------------M A NU FA CT UR IN G -----------------NO NM A N U F A C T U R I N G -------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2------------

39.0
39.0
39.0
40.0

535
184
351

W eekly

417
174
243
388
215
173
45

876
540
336
54

CLERKS, FILE, CLASS B --------------M A NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG ------------------

Number
o
f

iTRANSCRIBING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
GENERAL ---------------------------1
M A N U FA CT UR IN G -----------------NO NM A N U F A C T U R I N G -------------TYPISTS, CLASS A -----------------M A N U FA CT UR IN G -----------------NO NM A N U F A C T U R I N G --------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2------------

SECRETARIES, CLASS C -------------M A N U FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG ----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2---------------

ST EN OGRAPHERS, GE NE RA L -------------M A N U FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2---------------

O ccu pat ion and in d u s tr y di v i si o n

OFFICE OC CU PA TI ON S - CO NTINUED

- CO NTINUED
764
395
369
35

176
60
116
28

120
67
53

Num ber
of

KEYP UN CH OPERATORS, CLASS B
MA NU FA CT UR IN G -----------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG -------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2------

BILLERS, MACHINE (BILLING
MACHINE) -----------------------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG ----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2---------------

CLERKS, FILE, CLASS A --------------M A N U FA CT UR IN G --------------------NO NM A N U F A C T U R I N G -----------------

O ccu pat ion and in d u s tr y di v i si o n

*
o
o

O ccu pat ion and in d u s tr y d iv i s i o n

W eekly
W eekly
hours 1 earnings 1
standard) (standard)

Average

A ve n g e

Average
N um ber
of
w oikers

and the e a r n in g s

13
Table A-3a. Office, Professional, and Technical Occupations—Large Establishments—Men and Women Combined
( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e we e kl y h o u r s and e a r n i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a ti o n s st udi ed in e s t a b l i s h m e n t s em pl o y in g 500 w o r k e r s o r m o r e ,
in in d u s t r y d iv is io n , Cin cin na ti , O h i o - K y . — n d . , F e b r u a r y 1970)
I
Average

O cc u pa ti on and in d u s tr y di v i si o n

N um ber
of
w otker*

W eekly
W eekly
hours 1 earnings 1
(standard) (standard)

Average

O ccu pa ti on and in du s tr y d iv i si o n

OFFICE OC CUPATIONS

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS
CLERKS, ACCOUNTING, CLASS A -------M A N U FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

29 6
23 0
66

39.5
39.5
39.0

136.00
139.50
123.50

CL ER KS , ACCOUNTING, CLASS B
M A N U FA CT UR IN G -----------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG --------

530
370
160

39.0
39.0
39.5

100.50
104.50
91.00

CLERKS, FILE, CLASS A ------

BO

39.5

96.00

CLERKS, FILE, CLASS B -----MA NU FA CT UR IN G -----------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG --------

221
58
163

39.5
40.0
39.0

83.50
88.00
82.00

N um ber
of

W eekly
hours 1
standard)

W eekly
earnings 1
(standard)

Average

O cc up ati on and in du s tr y di v i si on

Num ber
of
workers

W eekly
hours 1
(standard)

W eekly
earnings
(standard)

39.0
39.0
38.5
40.0

$
84.50
88.50
79.50
83.00

OFFICE OC CUPATIONS - CONTINUED

- CONTINUED

S E C R E T A R I E S 3 - CONT IN UE D
SECRETARIES, CLASS B -------------MANUFA CT UR IN G ---- --------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -- --------------

277
139
138

$
38.5 142.50
39.0 150.50
3 8 .0 134.50

SECRETARIES, CLASS C -------------------------------MANUFA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG ----------------------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2-----------------------------------

580
414
166
47

39.0
39.5
39 .0
40.0

139.50
143.00
130.50
167.50

SECRETARIES, CLASS D -------------------------------MANUFA CT UR IN G ------------------------------------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------------------------------

1,004
826
178

39.0
39.0
38.5

121.50
123.50
112.50

ST EN OGRAPHERS, GENERAL -------------------------------MA NU FACTURING ------------------------------------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG ----------------------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S ---------------

73 6
56 4
172
48

38.5
38.0
38.5
4 0.0

96.50
97.00
95.50
112.00

ST EN OGRAPHERS, SENIOR --------------MANUFA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

61 6
44 3
173

39.5
39.5
38.0

112.50
115.50
105.50

SW IT CH BO AR D OPERATORS, CLASS A ----

66

39.5

TYPISTS. CL AS S B --------------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG ----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2---------------

585
31 7
268
30

PR OF ES SI ON AL AND TECHNICAL
OC CUPATIONS
COMP UT ER OPERATORS, CLASS A --------

65

39.0

158.00

COMP UT ER OPERATORS, CLASS B -------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

156
81
75

39.5
39.5
39.0

133.00
138.50
127.00

CO MPUTER OPERATORS, CLASS C -------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG ----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2---------------

131
52
79
40

39.0
38.5
39.5
4 0.0

104.50
113.00
99.00
96.00

121.00

COMP UT ER PROGRAMERS,
BUSINESS, CLASS B ------------------MANUFA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

133
58
75

39.5
39.5
39.0

166.50
163.50
168.50
143.00

CLERKS, FILE, CLASS C -----N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG --------

161
146

39.0
39.0

76.00
76.50

CLERKS, OROER -----------------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G ---------------------

238
230

39.0
39.0

112.50
114.00

CLERKS, PAYROLL ---------------------MANUFA CT UR IN G ---------------------

184
140

39.5
39.5

117.50
120.50

CO MP TO ME TE R OPERATORS --------------MANUFA CT UR IN G --------------------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

196
58
138

39.5
39.5
39.5

100.00
109.00
96.00

KEYP UN CH OPERATORS, CLASS A -------MANUFA CT UR IN G --------------------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG ----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2---------------

311
121
190
76

39.5
39.5
39.5
40.0

102.00
106.50
99.00
105.00

SW IT CH BO AR D OPERATORS, CLASS B ---N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

85
63

39.5
39.5

100.50
98.00

C O MP UT ER PROGRAMERS,
BUSINESS, CLASS C -------------------

59

39.0

SW IT CH BO AR D O P ER AT OR -R EC EP TI ON IS TS -

53

39.5

104.50

KE YPUNCH OPERATORS, CLASS B -------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

441
280
161

39.0
39.5
39.0

95.50
100.00
88.00

T A B U LA TI NG -M AC HI NE OPERATORS,
CLASS B -------------------------------

60

39.0

116.00

CO MPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS,
BUSINESS, CLASS B -----------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

85
63

39.5 209.00
3 9.5 204.50

OFFICE BOYS AND GI RL S---------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------NONM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

258
131
127

39.0
40.0
38.0

85.00
87.50
82.50

TA BU LA TI NG -M AC HI NE OPERATORS,
CLASS C ---- ------------ — ---- — •
---

73

40.0

101.50

S E C R E T A R I E S 3--------------------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

1,932
1,416
51 6

39.0
39.0
38.5

131.50
133.00
127.00

TRAN SC RI BI NG -M AC HI NE OPERATORS,
GENERAL ------------------------------MA NU FACTURING ---------------------

133
94

38.5
38.5

93.00
94.50

SECRETARIES, CLASS A --------------

71

38.5

159.50

TYPISTS, CL AS S A --------------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------

264
200
64

39.0
39.0
39.0

101.50
104.00
95.00

DRAFTSMEN, CLASS A ------------------M A N U FA CT UR IN G ---------------------

214
203

39.5
39.5

183.00
183.00

DRAFTSMEN, CLASS B ------------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G ---------------------

3X0
304

40.0
40.0

155.50
155.50

DRAFTSMEN, CL AS S C ------------------MANUFA CT UR IN G ---------------------

170
145

40.0
40.0

126.00
125.00

NURSES, INDUSTRIAL (REGISTERED! --MA NU FA CT UR IN G ---------------------

109
92

40.0
40.0

149.50
146.50

1 S ta n d a rd h o u r s r e f l e c t the w o rk w ee k f o r which e m p l o y e e s r e c e i v e t h e ir r e g u l a r s t r a i g h t - t i m e s a l a r i e s ( e x c l u s i v e of p a y f o r o v e r t i m e a t r e g u l a r a n d / o r p r e m i u m r a t e s , an d the e a r n i n g s
c o r r e s p o n d to th e se w ee kl y h o u rs .
2 T r a n s p o r t a t i o n , c o m m u ni ca ti o n, and o th er pu blic u ti l it i e s .
3 May inc lude w o r k e r s o the r than th o se p r e s e n t e d s e p a r a t e l y .




14
Table A-4. Maintenance and Powerplant Occupations
( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e h o ur ly e a r n i n g s f o r m e n in s e l e c t e d o c c u p a ti o n s st ud ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by i n d u s t r y d iv i s i o n , Ci nc in n at i, Ohio— —
Ky. Ind., F e b r u a r y 1970)
N um be r of w o rk e r

Hourly earnings 1

O ccu pa ti on and in d u s tr y d iv i s i o n

Number
of
W li(PR
O

Mean 2

Median 2

t
S
Under 2 .8 0 2 . 9 0
and
Middle range 2 %
2 . 80 under

re c e iv in g s t r a i g h t -tim e h o u rly e a r n i n g s of—

S
3. 00

*
3 .1 0

$
3 .2 0

t
3 .3 0

t
3 .4 0

(
3 .5 0

$
3 .6 0

$
3 . 70

$
3 . 80

»
3 .9 0

*
4 .0 0

$
4 .1 0

%

t

4 .2 0

4 .30

t
4 .40

S
4 .50

s
4 .6 0

S
4 .8 0

5 .0 0

$
5 .2 0

%

an d

2 .9 0

3 . 10

3 .2 0

3 .3 0

3 .4 0

3 .5 0

3 .6 0

3.7 0

3 . 80

3. 90

4 .0 0

4 .10

4 .2 0

4 .3 0

4 .40

4 .5 0

4 .60

4 .8 0

5 .00

5 .2 0

over

-

-

3
3

5

9
8

2
2

33
7

5
2

2
2

3
2

13
13

3
3

4
4

21
19

11
10

6
6

6
6

-

16
16

6
6

-

-

3
-

90
90
-

61
61
-

44
44
-

79
79
-

$
3 .9 3
4 .1 5

$
3 .4 6 3 .8 1 -

3 .4 4

3 .4 5

3 .4 2 -

3 .4 9

-

-

-

5

-

-

26

3

-

-

-

-

-

2

4 .2 0
4 .2 3
3 .9 4
3 .8 2

4 .2 2
4 .3 5
3 .6 0
3 .6 0

3 .6 6 3 .6 9 3 .5 2 3 .5 3 -

4 .6 3
4 .6 8
4 .1 9
4 .1 8

-

_
-

“

13
10
3
3

2
2
2

7
7

42
38
4
4

34
29
5
“

49
25
24
24

57
57
-

16
14
2
2

16
15
l
“

17
16
1
“

48
48
-

58
42
16
16

15
12
3
3

33
24
9
9

38
38
-

“

-

-

-

4
4
-

4 .1 9
4 .3 2

4 .1 0
4 .4 0

3 .7 5 3 .9 5 -

4 .5 8
4 .7 2

-

_

_

11
1

_

5

“

3
*

9
2

13
l

20
20

15
15

14
14

10
10

40
39

2
2

7
7

4
4

43
43

13
13

24
19

22
22

16
16

4
4

262
231

3 .7 3
3 .8 0

3 .7 7
3 .91

3 .3 0 3 .3 6 -

4 .2 5
4 .2 8

6
4

11
11

_

28
11

8
7

13
13

22
19

22
22

12
12

6
4

5
5

8
7

20
19

22
21

3
1

25
24

13
13

26
26

_

_

12
12

_

_

-

-

-

HELPERS, MAINTENANCE TRADES -----------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

276
227

3 .2 4
3 .3 1

3 .31
3 .3 3

2 .9 6 3 .0 3 -

3 .3 8
3 .3 9

20
20

22
4

48
21

40
38

1
1

1
1

94
94

1

-

“

3
3

i
i

16
15

29
29

MACHINE-TOOL OPERATORS, TOOLROOM —
MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

661
661

4 .3 6
4 .3 6

4 .5 4
4 .5 4

4 .0 7 4 .0 7 -

4 .9 0
4 .9 0

4
4

2
2

_

-

18
18

34
34

16
16

33
33

14
14

6
6

19
19

9
9

15
15

7
7

16
16

5
5

26
26

270
270

_

1 59
159

8
8

_

“

“

MACHINISTS, MAINTENANCE ------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONHANUFACTURING:
PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

400
364

4 .1 4
4 .1 9

4 .2 5
4 .4 1

3 .7 0 3 .8 7 -

4 .5 7
4 .5 8

-

_

_

2
2

7
7

10
10

14
11

31
10

21
21

12

21
21

-

52
52

i
i

26
26

2
2

37
37

75
75

73
73

_

_

_

-

16
16

-

-

-

36

3 .6 1

3 .5 7

3 .5 3 -

3 .7 3

~

-

-

-

-

-

-

3

21

-

12

MECHANICS, AUTOMOTIVE
(MAINTENANCE) ----------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

811
248
563
515

3 .9 3
3 .9 3
3 .9 3
3 .9 4

4 .0 1
3 .9 5
4 .0 3
4 .0 3

3 .7 2 3 .5 8 3 .8 9 3 .8 3 -

4 .0 8
4 .3 6
4 .0 8
4 .0 8

9
9

9
9

_
-

_

44
18
26
26

10
37
37

78
8
70
62

_
-

24
24

8
1
7
6

138
76
62
29

299
14
285
279

21
3
18
18

2
2
2

17
8
9
9

46
9
37
37

5
5
-

18
18
-

-

12
10
2
2

*

-

_
“

34
26
8
8

MECHANICS, MAINTENANCE --------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

1 ,094
1,0 6 0

3 .8 0
3 .8 3

3 .7 5
3 .7 8

3 .3 5 3 .3 7 -

4 .1 4
4 .1 4

24
10

8
2

2
2

67
56

80
80

44
44

102
102

106
106

31
31

43
42

74
74

-

153
153

107
1 05

24
24

11
11

36
36

_

”

49
49

-

30
30

10
10

MILLWRIGHTS ---------------------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

298
298

4 .3 1
4 .3 1

4 .8 2
4 .8 2

3 .6 0 3 .6 0 -

4 .9 2
4 .9 2

-

_

-

_

-

11
11

31
31

4
4

20
20

16
16

14
14

_

_

_

-

-

-

1 62
16 2

_

-

2
2

_

-

4
4

_

“

30
30

_

*

4
4

-

-

3 .6 1
3 .6 1

3 .7 8
3 .7 8

3 .1 4 3 .1 4 -

4 .0 0
4 .0 0

3
3

-

3
3

23
23

16
16

3
3

1
1

3
3

-

4
4

17
17

27
27

4
4

25
25

9
9

_

_

_

_

_

_

_

_

MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

138
138

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

PAINTERS, MAINTENANCE ---------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

192
134
58

3 .8 7
4 .0 8
3 .3 9

3 .7 4
4 .1 3
3 .3 1

3 .3 9 3 .5 7 3 .2 4 -

4 .2 4
4 .3 7
3 .4 9

6
2
4

2
1
1

_
-

_
-

2
2

28
6
22

12
3
9

22
15
7

12
10
2

7
5
2

15
9
6

_
-

1
1

6
6

28
28

10
10

8
8

8
6

_
-

7
7

7
6
i

_
-

ii
9
2

P I P E F I T T E R S , MAINTENA E ----------------MANUFACTURING --------------------------

505
502

4 .4 0
4 .4 0

4 .5 1
4 .5 1

4 .2 3 4 .2 3 -

4 .7 3
4 .7 4

_

-

-

-

-

2
2

-

17
14

24
24

-

34
34

3
3

1
1

10
10

89
89

7
7

51
51

95
95

86
86

77
77

_

_

“

9
9

SHEET-METAL WORKERS, MAINTENANCE —
MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

61
52

4 .4 2
4 .5 6

4 .5 6
4 .5 8

4 .3 5 4 .5 2 -

4 .7 7
4 .8 0

-

6
“

-

3
“

-

2
2

_

1
1

1
1

2
2

22
22

9
9

12
12

_

-

1
1

_

“

1
1

-

*

~

-

TOOL AND DIE MAKERS -------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

664
664

4 .4 6
4 .4 6

4 .3 0
4 .3 0

4 .1 9 4 .1 9 -

5 .1 0
5 .1 0

11
11

3
3

11
11

45
45

17
17

20
20

6
6

11
11

21
21

24
24

169
169

15
15

5
5

33
33

4
4

15
15

248
248

6
6

CARPENTERS, MAINTENANCE ------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING:
PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

151
109
36

EL ECTRICIANS, MAINTENANCE --------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

723
649
74
63

ENGINEERS, STATIONARY ---------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

275
232

FIREMEN, STATIONARY BOILER ------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

$
3 .9 6
4 .0 8

$
4 .2 9
4 .4 3

3 .0 0

E x c l u d e s p r e m i u m pay f o r o v e r t i m e and f o r w o r k on w e e k e n d s,
F o r defi ni tio n of t e r m s , s e e footnote 2, tab le A - l .
T r a n s p o r t a t i o n , c o m m u n i c a t io n , and oth er pu blic u t i l i t i e s .




-

-

-

h o li d a y s ,

-

*
-

-

-

-

-

_

and la te sh if ts

1
1
-

“

^

-

-

_

-

-

_
-

-

-

93
93

_
-

-

15

Table A-4a. Maintenance and Powerplant Occupations—
Large Establishments
(A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t- tim e h o u rly e a r n in g s fo r m en in se le c te d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d in e s ta b lis h m e n ts e m p lo y in g 500 w o r k e r s o r m o re ,
b y in d u s tr y d iv isio n , C in cin n ati, O h io - K y .—
Ind. , F e b r u a r y 1970)
N um ber of w o rk ers re ceivin g

Hourly earnings 1
S

Occupation and in d u stry d iv isio n

Number
of
woikers

2 .8 0

Under
Mean 2

Median 2

MAINTENANC E

MAN UFACTURING

-------------------------

-------------------------------------------------

144
103

N O N M A N U F A C T U R IN G :
P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S 3 -----------------------------------

36

E L E C T R I C I A N S , M A I N T E N A N C E -----------------------605
M A N U F A C T U R I N G ------------------------------------------------- 540
N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G ---------------------------------65
P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S 3 ----------------------------59
ENG IN EERS,

STATIO NARY

M ANUFACTURING
F IR E M E N ,

STATIO NARY

M ANUFACTURING

-----------------------------

----------------------------------------B O IL E R

---------------------

-------------------------------------------------

$
$
$
$
3 .9 7
3 .9 5 3 . 4 6 - 4 .3 1
4 .1 1
4 .1 6
3 . 8 2 - 4 .4 5
3 .4 4

3 .4 5

3 .2 0

M A N U F A C T U R I N G ----------------------------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R IN G :

M E C H A N I C S , A U T O M O T IV E
( M A I N T E N A N C E ) ---------------------------------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G ----------------------------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G ---------------------------------P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S 3 -----------------------------

4 .2 7
4 .3 9

174

3 .8 2

3 .9 1

3 . 3 8 - 4 .2 7

4

2

157

3 .8 5

3 .9 3

3 . 4 2 - 4 .2 9

4

3
3

4 .1 8

* ^

3 .6 1

359
123
236
217

4 .2 5

4 .2 7
4 .4 8

1
22
4

-

4
-

-

~
~
~

3 . 5 8 - 4 .9 2
3 . 5 8 - 4 .9 2

~

99.6 5
3

3 .7 9

P I P E F I T T E R S , M A I N T E N A N C E ---------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G -----------------------------------------

478
475

4 .4 2
4 .4 3

S H E E T-M ETAL WORKERS, M AINTENANCE —
M A N U F A C T U R I N G -----------------------------------------

61
52

4 .4 2
4 .5 6

T O O L A N O D I E M A K E R S ---------------------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G -----------------------------------------

395
395

4 .7 8
4 .7 8

-

4 .0 9
4 .1 4

4 . 40

4 . 50

5

26

7

_

_

-

-

_

13
13

-

-

3

3

3

$
4 .8 0

4 .6 0

S
$
5 .0 0 5 .2 0

6

-

2
2

22

-

-

7

1

1

-

2

-

7

5
5

16

10

4

2
2

-

4

-

_

16
16

58
42

48
-

10

28

2

27

3

7
7

10

21
21
31
10

1

~

38
18
20
20

4
35
35

13
13

9
9
30
30

11
11

6
21
21

4

-

-

81
-

61
61
-

-

-

8

4

19
19

13
13

13

11

_

13

11

4
3

1

25
24

15

7

16

15

7

16

5

8

2

7
_

-

44
44
-

-

32

7

7

3

-

81

2
-

6

4
-

79
79
-

4

-

-

-

22
22

16
16

12

4
4

_

12

-

60
60
28

6
19
12
-

8
1
7
6

43
42

43
43

4
4

_

31

3

1

“

_

3

1

J

4
4

10

17

3

15

2
-

-

_

3
3

2
2

-

52

-

52

35
-

45
2
43

4

6
4

-

35
19

105
105

16
16

14
14

_

270
270

26
26
16
16

_

75
75

70

_

_

_

70

-

-

-

-

-

17

27
27

15

9

24

-

159
159

_

8
8

-

7

9

_

i

“

i

6
6

28
28

34

3

4 .2 4 - 4 .7 4

~

-

34

3

_

_

_

1

_

1

-

6

_

3

-

2

_

4 .5 8

4 . 5 2 - 4 .8 0

-

-

-

1

-

1

-

~

-

-

"

2

-

5 .0 6
5 .0 6

4 . 5 0 - 5 .1 4
4 . 5 0 - 5 .1 4

_

_

_

_

1
1

_

_

5

6
6

11
11

_

12
12

5

-

-

-

10
10

93
93

_

-

30
30

2

_

_

162
162

_

_

_

_

_

_

36

_

_

_

_

8

-

8

-

7
7

89
89
1
1
36
36

-

-

_

8
8

1
1

-

-

_

10
10

26
26
-

_

25

2
2

10
10

2
2

18
18
-

5
-

36

9

24

4

5

25

2

-

24

8
9

2
2

"
107
105

34
9

17
-

-

-

4 .3 5 - 4 .7 7

5

2

3

_

4 .5 6

5

3

5

2

4
4

i
i

8

8

-

12
10
11
24

1
1

41

1
1

17

-

21
21

24
-

-

31

3

9

24

28

14

19
9

12

65
5

14

4
4

14
14

21

39

_

and la te sh ifts .

12
9
9

12
3
3

6

16
16

-

32

19

4 . 2 4 - 4 .7 4

h o lid a y s ,

-

20
2

-

6
6

21

2

10

4 .5 2
4 .5 2

E x c lu d e s p r e m iu m p a y fo r o v e r t im e and fo r w o rk on w ee k e n d s,
F o r d e fin itio n of t e r m s , s e e fo o tn o te 2, ta b le A - l .
T r a n s p o r t a t io n , co m m u n icatio n , and o th e r p u b lic u t il it i e s .

-

16

-

6

15

16

-

14
14

6
4

12
12

16

22

4

2

15

2

2

48

6

11
10

over

29

-

1

5

7

21
19

8

-

8

4
4

5 .2 0

4 .6 0 4 .8 0 5 .0 0

29
3

18

15

3

“
16

5

14
14

18

-

-

“

8

_

4

3 . 2 3 - 3 .8 9
j . ov
3 . 5 0 - 4 .3 2
3 . 5 8 - 4 .3 8

-

-

1

13
10

-

13

13

3

9

3

3 . 90 4 .0 0

94

~
-

2

24

2
8

2
2

22
49
35
7
9
22
25
35
24

-

-

_

4 .0 0
4 .1 0

4 . 30

94

“

4 .8 3
4 .8 3

131

4 .1 0 4 .2 0

J

4 .3 5
4 .3 5

160

7
-

34

-

-

4 .1 2

P A I N T E R S , M A I N T E N A N C E ----------------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G -----------------------------------------

3 .8 0

2

“

_

*

$
t
4 . 40 4 .5 0

-

32

2

3 . 7 4 - 4 .4 7
3 . 7 6 - 4 .4 8

99

48
21

2

3 . 7 7 - 4 .5 8
4 .0 0 - 4 .6 0

6

9

2

7
~

“
7

-

1
1

-

16
16

*

3 .9 2
3 .9 2
3 . 5 2 - 4 .3 6
4 .1 8
4 .3 6
3 .7 2 - 4 .7 7
3 .7 9
3 .8 5 3 . 5 1 - 4 .0 5
3 .5 9
3 .7 8
3 . 5 0 - 4 .0 6

M I L L W R I G H T S --------------------------------------------------------------- 278
M A N U F A C T U R I N G ------------------------------------------------- 278
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------

_
*

2

3 .5 7

4 .1 1

s
4 . 30

33

2
8

2

~

_

o oo

4 .1 5
4 .1 7




2

2

332
296

$
4 . 20

.6 0 3 .7 0

3 . 40 3 . 50 3

9

5
7
4

-

3 . 9 8 - 4 .8 6

3 .3 0

5
-

-

~

-

3 . 9 1 - 4 .7 8

M E C H A N I C S , M A I N T E N A N C E --------------------------5 77
M A N U F A C T U R I N G ------------------------------------------------- 563

O ILER S

-

-

-

4 .3 1
4 .3 7

36

-------------------------

-

-

“

M A C H IN E - T O O L O P E R A T O R S , TOOLROOM —
6 37 4 .4 0 4 .5 4 4 .2 4 - 4 .9 1
4
M A N U F A C T U R I N G ------------------------------------------------- 6 37
4 .4 0 4 .5 4
4 .2 4 - 4 .9 1
M AINTENANCE

-

_

3 . 5 5 - 4 .2 2
3 . 5 4 - 4 .1 9
3 .7 5

3 .3 0

t
*
4 .0 0 4 .1 0

and

3 . 4 2 - 3 .4 9

4 .3 0 4 .4 0 3 . 8 8 - 4 . 7 3
4 .3 4 4 .4 9
4 .0 1 - 4 .7 7
3 .9 9

251
202

M A C H IN IS T S ,

-

4 .0 1
3 .8 5

1 77
164

tra ig h t-tim e h o u rly earnings of-

$
$
$
*
3 .7 0 3 . 80 3 .9 0
.5 0 3 .6 0

Middle range 2 $
and
2 . 80 under
2 .9 0 3 .0 0 3 .1 0

CARPENTERS,

%

$
$
$
3 .2 0 3 . 30 3 . 40 3

$
*
*
2 .9 0 3 .0 0 3 .1 0

7
7

36
36

95
95

2

22

9

1
15
15

2

22

7
6

77
71

86
86

1

-

12
9
12

5

24

4

5

24

4

15
15

_

“

ii

-

9

_

_

-

-

_

_

248
248

6
6

1 6

Table A-5. Custodial and Material Movement Occupations
( A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t i m e h o u rly e a r n in g s f o r se le c te d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by in d u s tr y d iv isio n , C in c in n a ti, Ohio— y.— d ., F e b r u a r y 1970)
K
In
N u m b e r of w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t - t im e h o u rly e a r n in g s of—

Hourly earnings 2

O c c u p a tio n 1 and in d u s try d iv isio n

Number
of
workers

t

U nder
Mean3

Median 3

Middle range3

AND

$

3 .10
3 .65

-

1 .6 6 -

1 .90

~

3 .51

2 .9 3 -

3 .68

-

2 .48

2 .42

2 .2 2 -

2 .69

2 .3 4
2 .8 5
1 .85

2 .28

1 .6 9 2 .6 0 1 .6 5 -

2 .9 4
3 .10
1 .9 5

2 .2 3 -

2 .7 9

1
2
1
2

2
2
2
2

1*439

$
2 .37

$
1 .9 5

------------------------------

573
866

3 .09
1 .89

3 .16
1 .80

--------------------------------------

430

3 .2 9

143
4 ,1 2 7
2 ,0 3 9

NONM ANUFACTURING
GUARDS:
M ANUFACTURING

$
2 .7 0

2 .8 0

t

S
$
$
$
%
3 .0 0 3 .2 0 3 .4 0 3 .6 0 3 .8 0 4 .0 0 4 .2 0

$
2 .9 0

s

$
4 .4 0

and
2 .4 0

1 .8 0 1 .9 0 2 .0 0 2 .1 0 2 .2 0 2 .3 0

2 .8 0 2 .9 0 3 .0 0 3 .2 0 3 .4 0 3 .6 0 3 .8 0 4 .0 0

2 .5 0 2 .6 0 2 .7 0

over

4 .2 0 4 .4 0

$

1 .7 1 2 .5 5 -

------------------------------

--------------------------------------

W A T C H M EN

$
$
$
2 .5 0
2 .6 0

under
1 .7 0

M ANUFACTURING

t
2 .4 0

$
1 .6 0

GU AR DS

$
$
*
$
2 .0 0 2 .1 0 2 .2 0 2 .3 0

$
$
$
1 .6 0 1 .7 0 1 .8 0 1 .9 0

352

224

91

6
346

91

-

-

97

49

97

12

2

-

32

50
4

37

11
213

26

-

3

4
-

46
4

28

38

29
20

4

2

14

-

28

38

9

21
~

20

15

26

11
10

28

~

4

6

22

27
23
4

13

37

72

21

56

62 116
48 116

32

60
5

12

60

32

24
47

39

110

-

24

13

14

-

*

47

“

24

-

-

WATCHMEN:
MANUFACTURING
JA N IT O R S ,

-------------------------------------

PORTERS,

AND

CLEANERS

—

M A N U F A C T U R I N G ------------------------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G ------------------------------U T I L I T I E S 4 --------------------------

2 ,0 8 8
139

J A N I T O R S , P O R T E R S , AN D C L E A N E R S
I
W OM EN ) ----------------------------------------------------

P U B LIC

2 .6 2

2 .9 2
1 .70
2 .65

544

1 .96

1 .74

N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G ------------------------------P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S 4 --------------------------

79
465
64

2 .48
1 .87
2 .46

2 .57
1 .70

L A B O R E R S , M A T E R I A L H A N D L I N G -----------M A N U F A C T U R I N G -------------------------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G -------------------------------

3 ,38 6
2 ,6 5 0
736

3 .1 5
3 .1 1
3 .29

317

3 .83

943
337
606

3 .00
3 .1 3

M ANUFACTURING

P U B LIC
ORDER

--------------------------------------

U T I L I T I E S 4 --------------------------

F IL L E R S

------------------------------------------

M A N U F A C T U R I N G -------------------------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G -------------------------------

2 .45

.6
.3
.6
.4

5
5
5
1

-

.4 1
.85
.09
.49

6

-

32 1087
32
32 1055

278
-

-

“

10
-

235
6
229

-

75

13
13

2 .8 0 2 .7 9 2 .9 4 -

3 .48
3 .45
3 .86

3 .6 0 2 .8 2 2 .5 6 -

3 .4 9
3 .18

_

_

-

-

3 .26

2 .9 0 -

3 .52

-

2 .84
2 .8 4
2 .84

2 .88
2 .86
2 .87

2 .6 2 2 .6 5 2 .3 0 -

3 .2 0
3 .1 6
3 .2 8

_

15

-

3
12

2 .39
2 .80

2 .2 1 2 .2 2 -

2 .87
2 .8 8

3 .09

-

652
451

PACKERS,

-----------------

569

--------------------------------------

502

2 .4 5
2 .49

--------------------------------------

403
255
148

3 .1 0

3 .18
3 .19

2 .9 8 -

3 .36

2 .79

2 .4 7 -

3 .4 9

-

110

3 .0 7

3 .07
3 .08

2 .6 8 2 .9 4 -

3 .3 6
3 .3 6

-

7
-

17

7

17

“
47
35
12

2 .7 4 -

3 .44

-

3 .21

2 .8 5 2 .4 9 -

3 .50
2 .96

11
-

-

11

“

SH IP P IN G

CLERKS

-------------------------------

3 .0 5

----------------------------

88

3 .11

S H I P P I N G AND R E C E I V I N G C L E R K S
M A N U F A C T U R I N G ----------------------------

221

3 .06
3 .20
2 .7 6

M ANUFACTURING

NONMANUFACTURING

---------------------

153
68

N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G --------------------P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S 4 ----------------

4 ,081
813
3 ,2 6 8
2 ,38 5

T R U C K D R IV E R S , L I G H T (UNDER
1 - 1 / 2 T O N S ) --------------------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G ----------------------------

410
125

T R U C K D R I V E R S 5 ----------------------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G ----------------------------

S e e fo o tn o te s a t end of ta b le ,




12
3

3

18

5

9

2

4

233

147
135

418

34 7
315

93
75

32
8

18

2

1

13

117

127

95
101
111
14
22
16
43
3
3
11

20
8

3
3

6
115

43
16

13

3

3 .81
3 .47

2 .7 4
4 .02

2 .6 9 -

3 .4 3

3 .89
4 .04

3 .63
4 .0 3
4 .0 6

3 .7 8 3 .0 5 3 .8 6 -

4 .07
3 .8 9
4 .08

4 .0 3 -

4 .0 9

3 .51
3 .17

3 .98
3 .05

2 .6 8 2 .8 3 -

4 .25
3 .74

2

11
-

33
33

-

11

41
2
39
37

3

66
90 106
57
6
51
92
60
39
14
16

_

-

4

190

~

11

-

33
26

3

4
3

7

2

1
84
80

31

29

110
109
1

402
16

29

5

12

-

26
21

41

-

44

15
15

12

12

1

12

1

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

“

4

194
193
4
1

-

~

_

-

“

“

_

”

38

10
2

-

”
-

-

-

-

-

7

_

58

3

7

-

11
47

~

_

7

_

21

24
-

~

~

4
4

14
10
4

21
3

-

11

21
1

24
7

47

17

_

17
10
7
27
9
18
1

9

1

9
19

~
33
32
1

31
30

63
63

20
20

92
87

1

_

1

38
38

-

-

10

~

*

_

_

.

.

.

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

_

-

73

61

12
8
23

36

11
12

80

1
1

8
7

24
24

-

-

-

4
4

-

_

_

-

-

-

-

_

-

-

7

71

26
6

47

-

14
14

4
4

12
7

69
69
-

-

-

-

_

-

-

1

3

1

3

-

-

_

5

15
15
-

_

-

1
365
97
268

6
6

5

-

-

4
4

13
13

_

_

_

-

-

-

25

65

_

1
l

20

21
25
16
24
24
5
1

16
98 218
16
88
53
10 165
5
5

_

-

-

-

24

8

_

-

-

76

_

7
-

60
33

25

5

17
4

-

l

64
93

4

21

82
82
-

-

64
-

190
52

25

36

_

l
-

237

138

7
51

61

20
20

-

_

10

-

58

7

“
13
13

5

1

14
13

132
125

“
2
2

28
9

~

20
9

3

11
11

4
4

_

-

52 136 216
33
117
3
19
19 213

154
154

_

10
-

32 7 173 814
145 386
278
110 648 126 149
49
166
63
19 237

45
13
32

102
7

-

-

1
-

2

18

1

19
19

“

16
1
15

2

-

3
-

4
4

12
2

14
14

22
21

24

14

-

-

14

1

15

1

283
14
3

”

2

389
362
27

_

19
-

297

-

*
>

7
227
210
17

6
19

9

109

6

43
15

7

14

-

“

_

15

7
8
16

12

“
61
61

13
2

“

-

-

25

15

15
-

~
“

7
14

63
26
24
14
38

28

4

-

14

98
46

“

-

29
1

12
6

4

8

“

-

-

3
3

63
19

1

“

8

4
“

15
15

3

11

18
11
7
16
11

21

4

21
10

-

“

-

21

63
52

-

6
6

-

-

CLERKS

M A N U F A C T U R I N G -------------------------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G -------------------------------

13
~

ii
9

11

14

2

22
16
6

-

2 .98

R E C E IV IN G

201

78

23
-

42
40
2

-

2 .9 7

M ANUFACTURING

(W O M E N )

103

117
74

3

P A C K E R S , S H I P P I N G -----------------------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G -------------------------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G ------------------------------S H IP P IN G

1
78
5

44
111
53
58

1
174
96

3 .9 5

3 .21
3 .0 3

11
155
52

23
2

10
65

-

_

3 .13
3 .04
3 .47
3 .8 9

79

5
166
6

278
5

“

10

9
171

-

-

567 2186 260
168
153
399 2033 260
2033
260
“

28
27

_

200

6
6

6

_

17

Table A-5. Custodial and Material Movement Occupations— Continued
(A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t im e h o u rly e a r n in g s fo r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
b y in d u s tr y d iv isio n , C in c in n a ti, O hio— y,— d ., F e b r u a r y 1970)
K
In
N u m b er of w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t - t im e h o u rly e a r n in g s of—

Hourly earnings 2
Number
of
workers

s

T R U C K O R I V E R S , MEDIUM ( 1 - 1 / 2 TO
A N D I N C L U D I N G A T O N S ) --------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G ---------------------------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G --------------------------------P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S 4 ---------------------------T R U C K O R I V E R S , H E A V Y ( O V E R A TO NS
T R A I L E R T Y P E ) ---------------------------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G --------------------------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G --------------------------------P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S 4 ---------------------------T R U C K D R IV E R S , HEAVY
OTH ER T H AN T R A I L E R

(O VER
TYPE)

A TONS
--------------

A55
227
228
177

1 .92 A
116
1 ,808
1 .A A 2

Mean3

Median 3

Middle range3

s

t

s

s

*

$

$

1 .80

1 .9 0

2 .0 0

2 .10

2 .20

2 .3 0

2 . A0

2 .50

2 .60

2 .70

2 .8 0

2 .9 0

3 .00

3 .2 0

3 . A0

3 .6 0

3 .8 0

A . 00

A . 20

1 .8 0

1 .90

2 .0 0

2 .1 0

2 .20

2 .3 0

2 . A0

2 .5 0

2 .60

2 .70

2 .8 0

2 .90

3 .00

3 .2 0

3 . A0

3 .60

3 .80

A . 00

A . 20

A .A 0

-

11
11

3
-

7
-

6

i

35
30
5
1

11

152
59

1
1

128
A7

30

11

6

21
21
-

15
15

7

i
-

27
27

3

~

93
65

81
81

30
30

U nder
$
and
1 . 6 0 u n der

$
3 .57

$
3 .7A

3 .3 7
3 .7 8
3 .96

3 .A 5
3 .80
A . 03

3 .9 6

A . 03
3 .81
A .0 A
A . 05

A .03-

A . 07
A . 08

A . 05

A
A
A
A

3
3
3
A

A
A
A
A

3 .37
3 .35

3 .20
3 .06

2 .8 A-

3 .80

3A

3 .55

2 .8 2 3 .5 1 -

3 .81
3 .5 9

20

3 .50

3 .65
3 .9 8
A .0 A

.1
.8
.7
.7

7
8
A
7

-

A .003 .5 0 A .01-

3 .77
A . 07
A . 08

-

3
-

-

-

T R U C K E R S , P O WE R ( F O R K L I F T ) ---------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G --------------------------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G --------------------------------

1,57 3
1 ,37 8
195

T R U C K E R S , POWER (O T H E R TH AN
F O R K L I F T ) ----------------------------------------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G --------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING:
P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S 4 ----------------------------

176

2 .9 9

126

2 .8 7

2 .89
2 .8 5

2 .8 2 2 .7 A -

~

.
.
.
.

50

3 .3 1

3 .19

3 .1 A-

10

-

-

-

-

21

-

21
-

-

-

-

3 .21
2 .95
3.5A

-

-

-

-

-

~

5
5

29
29

15A

15A

10

07
06
07
09

D ata lim ite d to m en w o r k e r s e x c e p t w h ere o th e r w ise in d ic a te d .
E x c lu d e s p r e m iu m pay fo r o v e rtim e and fo r w o rk on w e e k e n d s, h o lid a y s , and la te s h if t s .
F o r d e fin itio n of t e r m s , se e foo tn o te 2, ta b le A - l .
T r a n s p o r t a t io n , c o m m u n ic atio n , and o th er p u b lic u t il it i e s .
In c lu d e s a ll d r i v e r s , a s d e fin e d , r e g a r d l e s s of s i z e and type of tr u c k o p e ra te d .
A ll w o r k e r s w e re a t $ 5 to $ 5 .2 0 .




3

A . 07
3 .88

727
170
557
366

. 03
. 02
. 03
. 06

.7 A .8 A.2 8 . 03-

$
A .0 A

M A N U F A C T U R I N G ---------------------------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G --------------------------------P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S 4----------------------------

1
2
3
4
5
6

3 .81
3 .91
3 .79

$
3
2
3
3

1 .70

1 .7 0

O c c u p a tio n 1 and in d u stry d iv isio n

1 .60

A

160

-

-

A

160

_

-

A3
22
21

257
55
202

52
A6
6

-

212

212

29
29

126
126

27
27

60
60

155
155

over

~

1A12
6

30

~

6
-

1A06
1A 0 6

30
30

6
6

A66
100
366

_

_

-

366

1A

A .A 0

”

168
16A
A

9A
93

151
6

1 A0
1A0

228
203

-

_
-

1

1A5

~

25

6

~

33
A

25
2A

20

_

_

29

1

20

_

_

6

*
-

-

616 8
168

_
-

-

-

-

1 8

Table A-5a.

Custodial and Material Movement Occupations—Large Establishments

(A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t im e h o u rly e a r n in g s f o r se le c te d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d in e s t a b lis h m e n t s em p lo y in g 500 w o r k e r s o r m o re ,
by in d u stry d iv isio n , C in cin n ati, Ohio— y .—
K
Ind. , F e b r u a r y 1970)
N u m b e r of w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t - t im e h o u rly e a r n in g s of—

Hourly earnings

workers

M ean3

Median 3

Middle range3

and
under

J A N I T O R S , P O R T E R S , A N D C L E A N E R S -----M A N U F A C T U R I N G ----------------------------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R IN G :
P U B LIC
JA N IT O R S ,

U T I L I T I E S 4 -----------------------------

PORTERS,

AND

1 .7 9 3 .0 0 -

3 .51
3 .6 9

150

351

3 .A 2

3 .58

3 .1 3 -

3 .71

»

*
2 .7 0

$
2 .80

$
2.90

$
3 .0 0

$
3 .10

$

$

$

2 .50

$
2 .6 0

$

2 .30

$
2 . A0

S

2 .20

3 .20

3 . A0

3 .6 0

3 .80

A . 00

$
A . 20

A .A 0

2 .0 0

2 .10

2 .20

2 .30

2 . A0

2 .50

2 .60

2 .7 0

2 .80

2 .9 0

3 .0 0

3 .1 0

3 .2 0

3 . A0

3 .60

3 .8 0

A . 00

A . 20

A .A 0

over

137

97

6

8

2

11
6

12
12

18
18

15

26
22

23
23

10
7

A8
A5

28
2A

51
A8

10A
10A

60
A7

2A
2A

21

3

A5

2A

39

98

A7

2A
10

$

1 .99
3 .55

*

2 .1 0

-

O'

-----------------------------------------

$

2 .5 A
3 .37

t

921

2 .61

90

2

2
AA

35

-

1
1

2

2

-

2

-

6

A

15

6

13

A9

52
A8

81
7A

89
73

127
8A

109

17

59
A3

11

A

-

3

-

-

10

"

25
-

A

26
19

_

_

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

A

7

5
3
2
2

2
2

25

662

137
126
11

238
1A9
89
89

3

3

17
-

11
-

3
-

13
8

11
3

3

5

A 1
2
39

26
21

17

5

3

3

37

“

1

3

7

1A
12
2

10
10

6

65
6A

60
56
4

100
99
1

98
81
17

302

2
2
2
2

106
-

6
-

9
-

-

106

6

9

7

2

*

2.A 5

2 .A 1 -

2 .A 9

3.A 3
3 .A 2
3 .5 A
3 .81

2
2
3
3

-

3 .57
3.A 9
3 .82
3 .85

ORDER
F I L L E R S ---------------------------------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G -----------------------------------------

305
212

3 .25
3 .1 7

3 .19
3 .11

3 .0 A3 .0 2 -

3 .55
3 .52

_

P A C K E R S , S H I P P I N G --------------------------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G -----------------------------------------

203
200

3 .02
3 .03

3 .12
3 .13

2 .6 9 2 .7 2 -

3.A 2
3.A 2

A
3

PACKERS, SH IP P IN G
( W O M E N ) -------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G -----------------------------------------

152
1A8

2 .9 2
2 .9 5

3 .02
3 .02

2 .8 5 2 .8 7 -

3 .08
3 .0 8

_

R E C E IV IN G CLERKS
M ANUFACTURING

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------

109
96

3 .33
3 .38

3 .33
3 .33

3 .2 1 3 .2 3 -

3.A A
3 .A A

_

T R U C K O R I V E R S 5 -----------------------------------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G -----------------------------------------

3 .85
3 .61

3 .86
3 .68

3 .7 5 3 .A0-

A . 21
3 .8 5

_

N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G ---------------------------------P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S 4------------------------------

853
255
598
379

3 .9 6
A . 05

3 .90

3 .8 3 A .02-

A .2 A
A . 26

-

A . 22

T R U C K D R I V E R S , MEDIUM 1 1 - 1 / 2 TO
A N D I N C L U D I N G A T O N S ) -----------------------

232

-----------------------------------------

137

3 .7 3
3 .61

3 .7 5
3 .6 9

3 .6 3 3 .2 9 -

A . 02
A . 00

(O VER

A

6A

.9
.9
.3
.5

8
5
5
5

_

18
12
6

-

7

3

7
5
2

11
9
2

6
6

_

1
1

3
3

-

2

_

-

“
1

6
6

-

4
3

5
3

6
6

13
12

i

6
6

1
1

2
2

4
A

15
15

-

1

_

-

“

_

_

i

-

-

2

-

3
~

”

16
3

116
46

1A
1A

7
6

2
2

11
11

20
20

A5
A5

7
7

60
60

A
A

28
28

13
13

63
63

_

25
25

-

_

A
3

1
1

4
4

3
3

6

56
52

5
3

2

2
2

6

15
13

21
17
A
4

28

6
-

A0
A0
-

_

-

-

1
1

-

7

2

2
1

-

6

23
5
5

1

_

-

-

82
82

-

1
“
-

-

15
15

_

_

_

_

-

3
3

_

-

8
6

10
10

1
1

1
1

13A
69

255

90
41

2A5
-

65
65

213

A9
A9

2A5
2A5

1
1

35

30

35

“

-

29

38

15

-

125
125

203
203

-

-

6 168

“

“

168

-

-

1
1

1
1

2
2

A

3

1A

15

11

115

A

3

1A

15

11

50

3
3

19
19

10
10

89

A8

79

12

8A

89

A8

77

10

83

83
6

2

4

2

5

A

29

2A

20

2
1

_

_

“

“

“

1

-

-

-

1
1

87

3 .9 6

A . 03

3 .8 6 -

A . 09

3 .68

3 .8 7

-

_

3 .7 0

3 .63
3 .6 6

3 .0 7 -

-----------------------------------------

928
8A6

3 .0 5 -

3 .88

“

~

T R U C K E R S , POWER ( O T H E R TH AN
F O R K L I F T ) -------------------------------------------------------

92

3 .18

3 .19

3 .1 1 -

3 .2 9

-

-

(F O R K LIFT)

“

5A3
119
73

A7
A5

~

2
1

111
110
1

60
60

1

7
7

60
A2
18

3
2

1
1
1

121
8
2

1
1

1
1

2
2

1

129

103
93
10
3

-

3
2

“

1

3

~

-

15
15

1
-

1

8
8

“
_

5
1

_

~

A2
“

-

_

TONS,

----------------------------------------------------------

5

-

~

-

_

-

“

“

“

”

3
3

-

-

-

-

2

D a ta lim ite d to m e n w o r k e r s e x c e p t w h e re o th e r w ise in d ic a te d .
E x c lu d e s p r e m iu m p a y fo r o v e r t im e and fo r w o rk on w ee k e n d s, h o lid a y s , and la te s h if t s .
F o r d e fin itio n o f t e r m s , s e e fo o tn o te 2, ta b le A - l .
T r a n s p o r t a t io n , c o m m u n icatio n , and o th e r p u b lic u t il it i e s .
In c lu d e s a ll d r i v e r s , a s d e fin e d , r e g a r d l e s s o f s i z e and type o f tr u c k o p e r a te d .
A ll w o r k e r s w ere a t $ 5 to $ 5 .2 0 .




5

11

-

3.3A
3 .33
3.A 5
3-71

1
2
3
4
5
6

3

10

2 .92

1 ,91 8
1 ,6 2 5
293
167

MANUFACTURING

9

1A

2 .3 3 -

L A B O R E R S , M A T E R I A L H A N D L I N G ---------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G ----------------------------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G ---------------------------------P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S 4------------------------------

P O WE R

"

2

2 .7 1

2 .5 5
2 .86
2 .A 5

TRUCKERS,

31

-

2 .7 A

1 .6 7 2 .5 2 1 .6 6 -

HEAVY

19
19

-

115

2 .16
2 .59
1 .9A

TYPE)

289
283

CLEANERS
.1 5
.6 6
.0 3
.A 6

T R A IL E R

86
75

17

3 .38

56
2A6

TR U CKD RIVERS,

1 A0
135

1

2 .7 3 -

-

_

106

179
171

-

3 .0 1

A15

-

90
80

A5
10

3 .1 A

-

-

7

1 .8 8 -

( W O M E N ) -----------------------------------------------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G ----------------------------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G ---------------------------------P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S 4------------------------------

MANUFACTURING

11

28

2 .76
3 ,0 A

1 ,95 3
1 ,23 6

*

an d

o

GU AR D S:
M ANUFACTURING

$

AOO

t
2 .00

C
O

$
G U A R D S A N D W A TC H M EN ---------------------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G -----------------------------------------

t

$
1 .90

$
1 .80

r-k

1 .7 0

$
1 .70

o

O c c u p a tio n 1 and in d u stry d iv isio n

$
1 .60

Number

*

2
2

-

Appendix. Occupational Descriptions
T h e p r i m a r y p u r p o s e o f p r e p a r i n g jo b d e s c r i p t i o n s f o r th e B u r e a u 's w a g e s u r v e y s i s to a s s i s t i t s f i e l d s t a f f in c l a s s i f y i n g in to a p p r o p r i a t e
o c c u p a t io n s w o r k e r s w ho a r e e m p lo y e d u n d e r a v a r i e t y o f p a y r o l l t i t l e s a n d d if f e r e n t w o r k a r r a n g e m e n t s f r o m e s t a b li s h m e n t to e s t a b l i s h m e n t a n d
f r o m a r e a to a r e a .
T h is p e r m i t s th e g r o u p in g o f o c c u p a t io n a l w a g e r a t e s r e p r e s e n t i n g c o m p a r a b l e jo b c o n te n t .
B e c a u s e o f t h is e m p h a s i s on
i n t e r e s t a b l i s h m e n t a n d i n t e r a r e a c o m p a r a b i l i t y o f o c c u p a t io n a l c o n te n t, th e B u r e a u 's jo b d e s c r i p t i o n s m a y d i f f e r s i g n i f ic a n t l y f r o m t h o s e in u s e in
in d iv id u a l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s o r t h o s e p r e p a r e d f o r o th e r p u r p o s e s .
In a p p ly in g t h e s e jo b d e s c r i p t i o n s , th e B u r e a u 's f ie ld e c o n o m is t s a r e i n s t r u c t e d
to e x c l u d e w o r k in g s u p e r v i s o r s ; a p p r e n t i c e s ; l e a r n e r s ; b e g i n n e r s ; t r a i n e e s ; a n d h a n d ic a p p e d , p a r t - t i m e , t e m p o r a r y , a n d p r o b a t i o n a r y w o r k e r s .

OFFICE
B IL L E R ,

CLERK,

M A C H IN E

P r e p a r e s s t a t e m e n t s , b i l l s , a n d i n v o i c e s on a m a c h in e o th e r th a n a n o r d in a r y o r e l e c t r o m a tic ty p e w r ite r .
M a y a l s o k e e p r e c o r d s a s to b i l l i n g s o r sh ip p in g c h a r g e s o r p e r f o r m o th e r
c l e r i c a l w o r k in c id e n t a l to b il lin g o p e r a t i o n s . F o r w a g e s t u d y p u r p o s e s , b i l l e r s , m a c h in e , a r e
c l a s s i f i e d b y ty p e o f m a c h in e , a s f o ll o w s :
B i l l e r , m a c h in e ( b il lin g m a c h in e ) . U s e s a s p e c i a l b il lin g m a c h in e (M o o n H o p k in s , E l l i o t t
F i s h e r , B u r r o u g h s , e t c . , w h ich a r e c o m b in a t io n ty p in g a n d a d d in g m a c h in e s ) to p r e p a r e b i l l s
a n d i n v o i c e s f r o m c u s t o m e r s ' p u r c h a s e o r d e r s , in t e r n a l ly p r e p a r e d o r d e r s , sh ip p in g m e m o ­
r a n d u m s , e t c . U s u a ll y in v o l v e s a p p lic a t i o n o f p r e d e t e r m in e d d is c o u n t s a n d sh ip p in g c h a r g e s ,
a n d e n t r y of n e c e s s a r y e x t e n s i o n s , w h ich m a y o r m a y n o t b e c o m p u te d on th e b il lin g m a c h in e ,
a n d t o t a l s w h ich a r e a u t o m a t i c a l l y a c c u m u l a t e d b y m a c h in e . T h e o p e r a t io n u s u a l l y in v o l v e s
a l a r g e n u m b e r o f c a r b o n c o p i e s o f th e b i l l b e in g p r e p a r e d a n d i s o fte n d o n e on a fa n f o ld
m a c h in e .
B i l l e r , m a c h in e ( b o o k k e e p in g m a c h in e ) . U s e s a b o o k k e e p in g m a c h in e ( S u n d s t r a n d , E l l i o t t
F i s h e r , R e m in g to n R a n d , e t c . , w h ich m a y o r m a y n o t h a v e t y p e w r it e r k e y b o a r d ) to p r e p a r e
c u s t o m e r s ' b i l l s a s p a r t o f th e a c c o u n t s r e c e i v a b l e o p e r a t io n . G e n e r a ll y in v o l v e s t;he s i m u l t a ­
n e o u s e n t r y o f f i g u r e s on c u s t o m e r s ' le d g e r r e c o r d . T h e m a c h in e a u t o m a t i c a l l y a c c u m u l a t e s
f i g u r e s on a n u m b e r o f v e r t i c a l c o lu m n s a n d c o m p u t e s , a n d u s u a l l y p r in t s a u t o m a t i c a l l y th e
d e b it o r c r e d i t b a l a n c e s . D o e s n o t in v o lv e a k n o w le d g e o f b o o k k e e p in g . W o rk s f r o m u n if o r m
and sta n d a r d ty p e s of s a l e s an d c r e d it s l i p s .

B O O K K E E P IN G - M A C H I N E O P E R A T O R
O p e r a t e s a b o o k k e e p in g m a c h in e ( R e m in g to n R a n d , E l l i o t t F i s h e r , S u n d s t r a n d , B u r r o u g h s ,
N a tio n a l C a s h R e g i s t e r , w ith o r w ith o u t a t y p e w r it e r k e y b o a r d ) to k e e p a r e c o r d o f b u s i n e s s
tr a n s a c tio n s .
C la ss A.
K e e p s a s e t o f r e c o r d s r e q u ir i n g a k n o w le d g e o f a n d e x p e r i e n c e in b a s i c
b o o k k e e p in g p r i n c i p l e s , a n d f a m i l i a r i t y w ith th e s t r u c t u r e o f th e p a r t i c u l a r a c c o u n t in g s y s t e m
u s e d . D e t e r m i n e s p r o p e r r e c o r d s a n d d is t r i b u t i o n o f d e b it a n d c r e d i t i t e m s to b e u s e d in e a c h
p h a s e o f th e w o r k .
M a y p r e p a r e c o n s o l id a t e d r e p o r t s , b a l a n c e s h e e t s , a n d o th e r r e c o r d s
b y h and.
C l a s s B . K e e p s a r e c o r d o f one o r m o r e p h a s e s o r se c tio n s o f a s e t of r e c o r d s u s u a lly
r e q u ir i n g li t t l e k n o w le d g e o f b a s i c b o o k k e e p in g . P h a s e s o r s e c t i o n s in c lu d e a c c o u n t s p a y a b le ,
p a y r o l l , c u s t o m e r s ' a c c o u n t s (n o t in c lu d in g a s i m p le ty p e o f b il lin g d e s c r i b e d u n d e r b i l l e r ,
m a c h in e ) , c o s t d is t r i b u t i o n , e x p e n s e d i s t r i b u t i o n , in v e n t o r y c o n t r o l , e t c . M a y c h e c k o r a s s i s t
in p r e p a r a t i o n o f t r i a l b a l a n c e s a n d p r e p a r e c o n t r o l s h e e t s f o r th e a c c o u n t in g d e p a r t m e n t .
CLERK,

A C C O U N T IN G

C l a s s A . U nder g e n e r a l d ir e c tio n of a b o o k k e e p e r o r a c c o u n ta n t, h a s r e s p o n s ib ilit y fo r
k e e p in g one o r m o r e s e c t i o n s o f a c o m p le t e s e t o f b o o k s o r r e c o r d s r e la t in g to one p h a s e
o f a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t 's b u s i n e s s t r a n s a c t i o n s . W o rk in v o l v e s p o s tin g a n d b a l a n c in g s u b s i d i a r y
l e d g e r o r l e d g e r s su c h a s a c c o u n t s r e c e i v a b l e o r a c c o u n t s p a y a b le ; e x a m in in g a n d c o d in g
in v o i c e s o r v o u c h e r s w ith p r o p e r a c c o u n t in g d is t r i b u t i o n ; an d r e q u i r e s ju d g m e n t a n d e x p e r i ­
e n c e in m a k in g p r o p e r a s s i g n a t i o n s a n d a l l o c a t i o n s . M a y a s s i s t in p r e p a r i n g , a d ju s t i n g , a n d
c l o s i n g jo u r n a l e n t r i e s ; a n d m a y d i r e c t c l a s s B a c c o u n t in g c l e r k s .
C l a s s B . U n d e r s u p e r v i s i o n , p e r f o r m s one o r m o r e r o u t in e a c c o u n t in g o p e r a t io n s su c h
a s p o s tin g s i m p le jo u r n a l v o u c h e r s o r a c c o u n t s p a y a b le v o u c h e r s , e n t e r in g v o u c h e r s in
v o u c h e r r e g i s t e r s ; r e c o n c il in g b a n k a c c o u n t s ; a n d p o s t in g s u b s i d i a r y l e d g e r s c o n t r o l le d by
g e n e r a l l e d g e r s , o r p o s t in g s i m p le c o s t a c c o u n t in g d a t a . T h is jo b d o e s n o t r e q u i r e a k n o w l­
e d g e o f a c c o u n t in g a n d b o o k k e e p in g p r i n c i p l e s b u t i s fo u n d in o f f i c e s in w h ich th e m o r e r o u tin e
a c c o u n t in g w o r k i s s u b d iv id e d on a f u n c tio n a l b a s i s a m o n g s e v e r a l w o r k e r s .




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F IL E

C l a s s A . In a n e s t a b l i s h e d
f i l e s , c l a s s i f i e s a n d in d e x e s f i l e
m e n t s , e t c . M a y a l s o f i l e t h is
w ith th e f i l e s .
M a y le a d a s m

f il in g s y s t e m c o n ta in in g a n u m b e r o f v a r i e d s u b je c t m a t t e r
m a t e r i a l su c h a s c o r r e s p o n d e n c e , r e p o r t s , t e c h n ic a l d o c u ­
m a t e r i a l . M a y k e e p r e c o r d s o f v a r i o u s t y p e s in c o n ju n c t io n
a l l g r o u p o f lo w e r l e v e l f i l e c l e r k s .

C l a s s B . S o r t s , c o d e s , a n d f i l e s u n c l a s s i f i e d m a t e r i a l b y s i m p le ( s u b j e c t m a t t e r ) h e a d ­
in g s " o r - p a r t l y c l a s s i f i e d m a t e r i a l b y f i n e r s u b h e a d in g s . P r e p a r e s s i m p le r e l a t e d in d e x an d
c r o s s - r e f e r e n c e a i d s . A s r e q u e s t e d , l o c a t e s c l e a r l y id e n t i f ie d m a t e r i a l in f i l e s a n d f o r w a r d s
m a te r ia l.
M a y p e r f o r m r e l a t e d c l e r i c a l t a s k s r e q u i r e d to m a in t a in a n d s e r v i c e f i l e s .
C l a s s C . P e r f o r m s r o u t in e f il in g o f m a t e r i a l th a t h a s a l r e a d y b e e n c l a s s i f i e d o r w h ich
i s e a s i l y c l a s s i f i e d in a s i m p le s e r i a l c l a s s i f i c a t i o n s y s t e m ( e . g . , a lp h a b e t i c a l , c h r o n o lo g ic a l,
o r n u m e r i c a l ) . A s r e q u e s t e d , l o c a t e s r e a d i l y a v a i l a b l e m a t e r i a l in f i l e s a n d f o r w a r d s m a ­
t e r i a l ; a n d m a y f i l l o u t w ith d r a w a l c h a r g e . P e r f o r m s s i m p le c l e r i c a l a n d m a n u a l t a s k s r e ­
q u i r e d to m a in t a in a n d s e r v i c e f i l e s .
CLERK,

ORDER

R e c e i v e s c u s t o m e r s ' o r d e r s f o r m a t e r i a l o r m e r c h a n d is e b y m a i l , p h o n e , o r p e r s o n a l l y .
D u t ie s in v o lv e a n y c o m b in a t io n o f th e f o ll o w i n g : Q u o tin g p r i c e s to c u s t o m e r s ; m a k in g o u t a n o r d e r
s h e e t l i s t i n g th e i t e m s to m a k e u p th e o r d e r ; c h e c k in g p r i c e s a n d q u a n t i t ie s o f i t e m s on o r d e r
s h e e t ; a n d d i s t r i b u t i n g o r d e r s h e e t s to r e s p e c t i v e d e p a r t m e n t s to b e f i l l e d . M a y c h e c k w ith c r e d i t
d e p a r t m e n t to d e t e r m in e c r e d i t r a t i n g o f c u s t o m e r , a c k n o w le d g e r e c e i p t o f o r d e r s f r o m c u s t o m e r s ,
fo llo w u p o r d e r s to s e e th a t th e y h a v e b e e n f i l l e d , k e e p f i l e o f o r d e r s r e c e i v e d , a n d c h e c k s h ip p in g
i n v o i c e s w ith o r i g i n a l o r d e r s .
CLERK,

PAYRO LL

C o m p u t e s w a g e s o f c o m p a n y e m p l o y e e s a n d e n t e r s th e n e c e s s a r y d a t a on th e p a y r o l l
s h e e t s . D u t i e s in v o l v e : C a lc u la t i n g w o r k e r s ' e a r n i n g s b a s e d on t i m e o r p r o d u c tio n r e c o r d s ; a n d
p o s t in g c a lc u l a t e d d a t a on p a y r o l l s h e e t , sh o w in g i n f o r m a t io n su c h a s w o r k e r 's n a m e , w o r k in g
d a y s , t i m e , r a t e , d e d u c t io n s f o r i n s u r a n c e , a n d t o t a l w a g e s d u e . M a y m a k e o u t p a y c h e c k s a n d
a s s i s t p a y m a s t e r in m a k in g u p a n d d is t r i b u t i n g p a y e n v e l o p e s .
M a y u s e a c a lc u la t i n g m a c h in e .
CO M PTO M ETER OPERATOR
P r i m a r y d u ty i s to o p e r a t e a C o m p t o m e t e r to p e r f o r m m a t h e m a t ic a l c o m p u t a t i o n s . T h is
jo b i s n o t to b e c o n f u s e d w ith th a t o f s t a t i s t i c a l o r o th e r ty p e o f c l e r k , w h ich m a y in v o lv e f r e ­
q u e n t u s e o f a C o m p t o m e t e r b u t, in w h ic h , u s e o f t h is m a c h in e i s in c id e n t a l to p e r f o r m a n c e o f
o th e r d u t ie s .
KEYPUNCH O PERATOR
C l a s s A . O p e r a t e s a n u m e r ic a l a n d / o r a lp h a b e t i c a l o r c o m b in a t io n k e y p u n c h m a c h in e to
t r a n s c r i b e d a t a f r o m v a r i o u s s o u r c e d o c u m e n t s to k e y p u n c h ta b u la t in g c a r d s . P e r f o r m s s a m e
t a s k s a s lo w e r le v e l k e y p u n c h o p e r a t o r b u t, in a d d it io n , w o r k r e q u i r e s a p p lic a t i o n o f c o d in g
s k i l l s and- th e m a k in g o f s o m e d e t e r m i n a t i o n s , f o r e x a m p l e , l o c a t e s on th e s o u r c e d o c u m e n t
th e i t e m s to b e p u n c h e d ; e x t r a c t s in f o r m a t io n f r o m s e v e r a l d o c u m e n t s ; a n d s e a r c h e s f o r a n d
i n t e r p r e t s in f o r m a t io n on th e d o c u m e n t to d e t e r m in e in f o r m a t io n to b e p u n c h e d .
M ay tra in
i n e x p e r ie n c e d o p e r a t o r s .

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S E C R E T A R Y — C o n tin u e d

K E Y P U N C H O P E R A T O R — C o n tin u e d
C la ss B.
U n d e r c l o s e s u p e r v i s i o n o r f o llo w in g s p e c i f i c p r o c e d u r e s o r i n s t r u c t i o n s ,
t r a n s c r i b e s d a ta f r o m s o u r c e d o c u m e n t s to p u n c h e d c a r d s .
O p e r a te s a n u m e r ic a l a n d /o r
a lp h a b e t i c a l o r c o m b in a t io n k e y p u n c h m a c h in e to k e y p u n c h t a b u la t in g c a r d s . M a y v e r i f y c a r d s .
W o rk in g f r o m v a r i o u s s t a n d a r d i z e d s o u r c e d o c u m e n t s , f o ll o w s s p e c i f i e d s e q u e n c e s w h ich h a v e
b e e n c o d e d o r p r e s c r i b e d in d e t a i l a n d r e q u i r e li t t l e o r no s e l e c t i n g , c o d in g , o r in t e r p r e t in g
o f d a t a to b e p u n c h e d . P r o b l e m s a r i s i n g f r o m e r r o n e o u s i t e m s o r c o d e s , m i s s i n g in f o r m a t io n ,
e t c . , a r e r e f e r r e d to s u p e r v i s o r .

d. S e c r e t a r y to th e h e a d o f a n in d iv id u a l p l a n t , f a c t o r y , e t c . ( o r o th e r e q u iv a le n t l e v e l
o f o f f i c i a l ) th a t e m p l o y s , in a l l , o v e r 5 , 0 0 0 p e r s o n s ; o r
e.
S e c r e t a r y to th e h e a d o f a l a r g e a n d im p o r t a n t o r g a n i z a t i o n a l s e g m e n t ( e . g . , a m id d le
m a n a g e m e n t s u p e r v i s o r o f a n o r g a n i z a t i o n a l s e g m e n t o fte n in v o lv in g a s m a n y a s s e v e r a l
h u n d r e d p e r s o n s ) o f a c o m p a n y t h a t e m p l o y s , in a l l , o v e r 2 5 , 0 0 0 p e r s o n s .
C la ss

O F F IC E BO Y OR G IR L
P e r f o r m s v a r i o u s r o u t in e d u t ie s s u c h a s ru n n in g e r r a n d s , o p e r a t in g m in o r o f f ic e m a ­
c h in e s su c h a s s e a l e r s o r m a i l e r s , o p e n in g a n d d is t r i b u t i n g m a i l , a n d o th e r m in o r c l e r i c a l w o r k .

SEC R ET A R Y
A s s i g n e d a s p e r s o n a l s e c r e t a r y , n o r m a l l y to o n e in d iv id u a l. M a in t a in s a c l o s e a n d h ig h ly
r e s p o n s i v e r e l a t i o n s h i p to th e d a y - t o - d a y w o r k a c t i v i t i e s o f th e s u p e r v i s o r . W o rk s f a i r l y in d e ­
p e n d e n tly r e c e i v i n g a m in im u m o f d e t a ile d s u p e r v i s i o n a n d g u id a n c e .
P e r fo r m s v a r ie d c l e r ic a l
a n d s e c r e t a r i a l d u t i e s , u s u a l l y in c lu d in g m o s t o f th e f o ll o w i n g : (a ) R e c e i v e s te le p h o n e c a l l s ,
p e r s o n a l c a l l e r s , a n d in c o m in g m a i l , a n s w e r s r o u t in e i n q u i r i e s , a n d r o u t e s th e t e c h n ic a l in q u i r i e s
to th e p r o p e r p e r s o n s ; (b) e s t a b l i s h e s , m a i n t a i n s , a n d r e v i s e s th e s u p e r v i s o r ' s f i l e s ; (c ) m a in t a in s
th e s u p e r v i s o r ' s c a le n d a r a n d m a k e s a p p o i n t m e n t s a s i n s t r u c t e d ; (d) r e l a y s m e s s a g e s f r o m s u p e r ­
v i s o r to s u b o r d i n a t e s ; (e) r e v i e w s c o r r e s p o n d e n c e , m e m o r a n d a , a n d r e p o r t s p r e p a r e d b y o t h e r s
f o r th e s u p e r v i s o r ' s s i g n a t u r e to a s s u r e p r o c e d u r a l a n d t y p o g r a p h ic a c c u r a c y ; a n d (f) p e r f o r m s
s t e n o g r a p h ic a n d ty p in g w o r k .
M a y a l s o p e r f o r m o th e r c l e r i c a l a n d s e c r e t a r i a l t a s k s o f c o m p a r a b l e n a tu r e a n d d if f i c u l t y .
T h e w o r k t y p i c a l l y r e q u i r e s k n o w le d g e o f o f f ic e r o u t in e a n d u n d e r s t a n d i n g o f th e o r g a n i z a t io n ,
p r o g r a m s , a n d p r o c e d u r e s r e l a t e d to th e w o r k o f th e s u p e r v i s o r .
E x c lu s io n s
N o t a l l p o s it i o n s th a t a r e t i t le d " s e c r e t a r y " p o s s e s s th e a b o v e c h a r a c t e r i s t i c s . E x a m p l e s
of p o s i t i o n s w h ich a r e e x c lu d e d f r o m th e d e f in itio n a r e a s f o l l o w s : (a) P o s i t i o n s w h ich d o n o t m e e t
th e " p e r s o n a l " s e c r e t a r y c o n c e p t d e s c r i b e d a b o v e ; (b) s t e n o g r a p h e r s n o t f u l ly t r a i n e d in s e c r e t a r i a l
ty p e d u t i e s ; (c) s t e n o g r a p h e r s s e r v i n g a s o f f ic e a s s i s t a n t s to a g r o u p o f p r o f e s s i o n a l , t e c h n i c a l ,
o r m a n a g e r i a l p e r s o n s ; (d) s e c r e t a r y p o s i t i o n s in w h ic h th e d u t i e s a r e e i t h e r s u b s t a n t i a l l y m o r e
r o u t in e o r s u b s t a n t i a l l y m o r e c o m p le x a n d r e s p o n s i b l e th a n t h o s e c h a r a c t e r i z e d in th e d e f in it io n ;
a n d (e) a s s i s t a n t ty p e p o s i t i o n s w h ic h in v o lv e m o r e d i f f i c u l t o r m o r e r e s p o n s i b l e t e c h n ic a l, a d m in ­
i s t r a t i v e , s u p e r v i s o r y , o r s p e c i a l i z e d c l e r i c a l d u t ie s w h ic h a r e n o t t y p ic a l o f s e c r e t a r i a l w o r k .
N O T E : T h e t e r m " c o r p o r a t e o f f i c e r , " u s e d in th e le v e l d e f in i t io n s f o llo w in g , r e f e r s to
t h o s e o f f i c i a l s w ho h a v e a s i g n i f i c a n t c o r p o r a t e - w i d e p o l ic y m a k i n g r o le w ith r e g a r d to m a jo r
c o m p a n y a c t i v i t i e s . T h e t i t l e " v i c e p r e s i d e n t , " th o u g h n o r m a l l y in d ic a t iv e o f t h is r o l e , d o e s no t
in a l l c a s e s id e n t i f y su c h p o s i t i o n s . V ic e p r e s i d e n t s w h o s e p r i m a r y r e s p o n s i b i l i t y i s to a c t p e r ­
s o n a l l y on in d iv id u a l c a s e s o r t r a n s a c t i o n s ( e . g . , a p p r o v e o r d e n y in d iv id u a l lo a n o r c r e d i t a c t i o n s ;
a d m i n i s t e r in d iv id u a l t r u s t a c c o u n t s ; d i r e c t l y s u p e r v i s e a c l e r i c a l s t a f f ) a r e n o t c o n s i d e r e d to b e
" c o r p o r a t e o f f i c e r s " f o r p u r p o s e s o f a p p ly in g th e f o llo w in g l e v e l d e f i n i t i o n s .
C la ss A
a ll,

a.
S e c r e t a r y to th e c h a i r m a n o f th e b o a r d o r p r e s i d e n t o f a c o m p a n y th a t e m p l o y s , in
o v e r 100 b u t f e w e r th a n 5 , 0 0 0 p e r s o n s ; o r

b.
S e c r e t a r y to a c o r p o r a t e o f f i c e r ( o t h e r th a n th e c h a i r m a n o f th e b o a r d o r p r e s i d e n t )
o f a c o m p a n y th a t e m p l o y s , in a l l , o v e r 5 , 0 0 0 b u t f e w e r th a n 2 5 , 0 0 0 p e r s o n s ; o r
c.
S e c r e t a r y to th e h e a d ( i m m e d i a t e l y b e lo w
s e g m e n t o r s u b s i d i a r y o f a c o m p a n y th a t e m p l o y s ,

th e c o r p o r a t e o f f i c e r le v e l ) o f a m a j o r
in a l l , o v e r 2 5 , 0 0 0 p e r s o n s .

C la ss B
a ll,

a.
S e c r e t a r y t o th e c h a i r m a n o f th e b o a r d o r p r e s i d e n t o f a c o m p a n y th a t e m p l o y s , in
f e w e r th a n 100 p e r s o n s ; o r

b.
S e c r e t a r y t o a c o r p o r a t e o f f i c e r ( o t h e r th a n th e c h a ir m a n o f th e b o a r d o r p r e s i d e n t )
o f a c o m p a n y th a t e m p l o y s , in a l l , o v e r 1 0 0 b u t f e w e r th a n 5 , 0 0 0 p e r s o n s ; o r
c.
S e c r e t a r y t o th e h e a d ( i m m e d i a t e l y b e lo w th e o f f i c e r le v e l ) o v e r e i t h e r a m a j o r
c o r p o r a t e - w i d e f u n c t io n a l a c t i v i t y ( e . g . , m a r k e t i n g , r e s e a r c h , o p e r a t i o n s , i n d u s t r i a l r e l a t i o n s , e t c .) o r a m a j o r g e o g r a p h i c o r o r g a n i z a t i o n a l s e g m e n t ( e . g . , a r e g i o n a l h e a d q u a r t e r s ;
a m a j o r d iv i s i o n ) o f a c o m p a n y th a t e m p l o y s , in a l l , o v e r 5 , 0 0 0 b u t f e w e r th a n 2 5 , 0 0 0
e m p lo y e e s; o r




C

a.
S e c r e t a r y to a n e x e c u t i v e o r m a n a g e r i a l p e r s o n w h o s e r e s p o n s i b i l i t y i s n o t e q u iv a le n t
to o n e o f th e s p e c i f i c l e v e l s i t u a t i o n s in th e d e fin it io n f o r c l a s s B , b u t w h o s e s u b o r d in a t e s t a f f
n o r m a l l y n u m b e r s a t l e a s t s e v e r a l d o z e n e m p l o y e e s a n d i s u s u a l l y d iv i d e d in to o r g a n i z a t io n a l
s e g m e n t s w h ic h a r e o fte n , in t u r n , f u r t h e r s u b d iv id e d . In s o m e c o m p a n i e s , t h is l e v e l in c lu d e s
a w id e r a n g e o f o r g a n i z a t i o n a l e c h e lo n s ; in o t h e r s , o n ly o n e o r tw o ; c>r
b.
S e c r e t a r y t o th e h e a d o f a n in d iv id u a l p la n t , f a c t o r y , e t c . ( o r o t h e r e q u iv a le n t l e v e l
o f o f f i c i a l ) th a t e m p l o y s , in a l l , f e w e r th a n 5 , 0 0 0 p e r s o n s .
C la ss D
a.
S e c r e t a r y to th e s u p e r v i s o r o r h e a d o f a s m a l l o r g a n i z a t i o n a l u n it ( e . g . , f e w e r th a n
a b o u t 25 o r 3 0 p e r s o n s ) ; o r
b.
S e c r e t a r y to a n o n s u p e r v i s o r y s t a f f s p e c i a l i s t , p r o f e s s i o n a l e m p l o y e e , a d m i n i s t r a ­
t i v e o f f i c e r , o r a s s i s t a n t , s k i l l e d t e c h n ic i a n o r e x p e r t .
(N O T E ;
M a n y c o m p a n ie s a s s i g n
s t e n o g r a p h e r s , r a t h e r th a n s e c r e t a r i e s a s d e s c r i b e d a b o v e , to t h is l e v e l o f s u p e r v i s o r y o r
n o n s u p e r v i s o r y w o r k e r .)
STEN O G R A PH ER ,

GENERAL

P r i m a r y d u ty i s to ta k e d ic t a t io n in v o lv in g a n o r m a l r o u t in e v o c a b u l a r y f r o m o n e o r m o r e
p e r s o n s e i t h e r in sh o r t h a n d o r b y S te n o ty p e o r s i m i l a r m a c h in e ; a n d t r a n s c r i b e d ic t a t io n . M a y
a l s o ty p e f r o m w r it t e n c o p y . M a y m a in t a in f i l e s , k e e p s i m p l e r e c o r d s , o r p e r f o r m o th e r r e l a t i v e l y
r o u t in e c l e r i c a l t a s k s .
M a y o p e r a t e f r o m a s t e n o g r a p h ic p o o l.
D o e s n o t in c lu d e t r a n s c r i b i n g m a c h in e w o r k .
(S e e tr a n s c r ib in g - m a c h in e o p e r a t o r .)
STEN O G R A P H ER ,

S E N IO R

P r i m a r y d u ty i s to ta k e d ic t a t io n in v o lv in g a v a r i e d t e c h n ic a l o r s p e c i a l i z e d v o c a b u la r y
su c h a s in l e g a l b r i e f s o r r e p o r t s on s c i e n t i f i c r e s e a r c h f r o m one o r m o r e p e r s o n s e i t h e r in s h o r t ­
h a n d o r b y S te n o ty p e o r s i m i l a r m a c h in e ; a n d t r a n s c r i b e d ic t a t io n . M a y a l s o ty p e f r o m w r it te n
copy.
M a y a l s o s e t u p a n d m a in t a in f i l e s , k e e p r e c o r d s , e t c .
OR
P e r f o r m s s t e n o g r a p h ic d u t ie s r e q u i r i n g s i g n i f i c a n t l y g r e a t e r in d e p e n d e n c e a n d r e s p o n s i ­
b i l i t y th a n s t e n o g r a p h e r s , g e n e r a l a s e v id e n c e d b y th e f o ll o w i n g : W o rk r e q u i r e s h ig h d e g r e e o f
s t e n o g r a p h ic s p e e d a n d a c c u r a c y ; a n d a th o r o u g h w o r k in g k n o w le d g e o f g e n e r a l b u s i n e s s a n d o f f ic e
p r o c e d u r e s a n d o f th e s p e c i f i c b u s i n e s s o p e r a t i o n s , o r g a n i z a t i o n , p o l i c i e s , p r o c e d u r e s , f i l e s ,
w o r k flo w , e t c .
U s e s t h is k n o w le d g e in p e r f o r m i n g s t e n o g r a p h ic d u t ie s a n d r e s p o n s i b l e c l e r i c a l
t a s k s s u c h a s , m a in t a in in g f o llo w u p f i l e s ; a s s e m b l i n g m a t e r i a l f o r r e p o r t s , m e m o r a n d u m s , l e t t e r s ,
e t c . ; c o m p o s in g s i m p l e l e t t e r s f r o m g e n e r a l i n s t r u c t i o n s ; r e a d i n g a n d r o u t in g in c o m in g m a i l ; an d
a n s w e r in g r o u t in e q u e s t i o n s , e t c .
D o e s n o t in c lu d e t r a n s c r i b i n g - m a c h i n e w o r k .
S W IT C H B O A R D O P E R A T O R
C l a s s A . O p e r a t e s a s i n g l e - o r m u l t ip l e - p o s it i o n t e le p h o n e s w i t c h b o a r d h a n d lin g in c o m in g ,
o u t g o in g , in t r a p l a n t o r o f f i c e c a l l s . P e r f o r m s f u l l te le p h o n e in f o r m a t io n s e r v i c e o r h a n d le s
c o m p le x c a l l s , s u c h a s c o n f e r e n c e , c o l l e c t , o v e r s e a s , o r s i m i l a r c a l l s , e i t h e r in a d d it io n to
d o in g r o u t in e w o r k a s d e s c r i b e d f o r s w i t c h b o a r d o p e r a t o r , c l a s s B , o r a s a f u l l - t i m e
a s s i g n m e n t . ( " F u l l " te le p h o n e in f o r m a t io n s e r v i c e o c c u r s w h e n th e e s t a b l i s h m e n t h a s v a r i e d
f u n c t io n s th a t a r e n o t r e a d i l y u n d e r s t a n d a b le f o r te le p h o n e in f o r m a t io n p u r p o s e s , e . g . , b e c a u s e
o f o v e r l a p p i n g o r i n t e r r e l a t e d f u n c t io n s , a n d c o n s e q u e n t l y p r e s e n t f r e q u e n t p r o b l e m s a s to
w h ic h e x t e n s i o n s a r e a p p r o p r i a t e f o r c a l l s . )
C l a s s B . O p e r a t e s a s i n g l e - o r m u lt ip l e - p o s it i o n te le p h o n e s w i t c h b o a r d h a n d lin g in c o m in g ,
o u t g o in g , i n t r a p l a n t o r o f f i c e c a l l s . M a y h a n d le r o u t in e lo n g d i s t a n c e c a l l s a n d r e c o r d t o l l s .
M a y p e r f o r m l i m i t e d te le p h o n e in f o r m a t io n s e r v i c e . ( " L i m i t e d " te le p h o n e in f o r m a t io n s e r v i c e
o c c u r s i f th e f u n c t io n s o f th e e s t a b l i s h m e n t s e r v i c e d a r e r e a d i l y u n d e r s t a n d a b le f o r te le p h o n e
in f o r m a t io n p u r p o s e s , o r i f th e r e q u e s t s a r e r o u t in e , e . g . , g iv in g e x t e n s io n n u m b e r s w h en
s p e c i f i c n a m e s a r e f u r n i s h e d , o r i f c o m p le x c a l l s a r e r e f e r r e d to a n o th e r o p e r a t o r .)

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T A B U L A T I N G - M A C H I N E O P E R A T O R — C o n tin u e d

S W IT C H B O A R D O P E R A T O R - R E C E P T I O N I S T
In a d d it io n to p e r f o r m i n g d u t ie s o f o p e r a t o r o n a s i n g l e - p o s i t i o n o r m o n i t o r - t y p e s w i t c h ­
b o a r d , a c t s a s r e c e p t i o n i s t a n d m a y a l s o ty p e o r p e r f o r m r o u t in e c l e r i c a l w o r k a s p a r t o f r e g u l a r
d u tie s.
T h is ty p in g o r c l e r i c a l w o r k m a y ta k e th e m a jo r p a r t o f t h is w o r k e r 's ti m e w h ile at
sw itc h b o a rd .

C l a s s C . O p e r a t e s s i m p le t a b u la t in g o r e l e c t r i c a l a c c o u n t in g m a c h in e s s u c h a s th e
s o r t e r , r e p r o d u c in g p u n c h , c o l l a t o r , e t c ., w ith s p e c i f i c in s t r u c t i o n s .
M a y in c lu d e s i m p le
w ir in g f r o m d i a g r a m s a n d s o m e f il in g w o r k . T h e w o rk t y p ic a ll y in v o l v e s p o r t io n s o f a w o rk
u n it, f o r e x a m p l e , in d iv id u a l s o r t in g o r c o ll a t in g r u n s o r r e p e t it i v e o p e r a t i o n s .
T R A N S C R IB IN G -M A C H IN E O P E R A T O R ,

GENERAL

T A B U L A T IN G -M A C H IN E O P E R A T O R
C l a s s A . O p e r a t e s a v a r i e t y o f t a b u l a t in g o r e l e c t r i c a l a c c o u n t in g m a c h i n e s , t y p ic a ll y
in c lu d in g s u c h m a c h in e s a s th e t a b u l a t o r , c a l c u l a t o r , i n t e r p r e t e r , c o l l a t o r , arid o t h e r s .
P e r f o r m s c o m p le t e r e p o r t i n g a s s i g n m e n t s w ith o u t c l o s e s u p e r v i s i o n , an d p e r f o r m s d if f i c u l t
w ir in g a s r e q u ir e d .
T h e c o m p le t e r e p o r t i n g a n d t a b u l a t in g a s s i g n m e n t s t y p i c a l l y in v o lv e a
v a r i e t y o f lo n g a n d c o m p le x r e p o r t s w h ic h o fte n a r e o f i r r e g u l a r o r n o n r e c u r r in g ty p e r e ­
q u i r in g s o m e p la n n in g a n d s e q u e n c in g o f s t e p s to b e ta k e n . A s a m o r e e x p e r i e n c e d o p e r a t o r ,
i s t y p i c a l l y in v o lv e d in t r a i n in g n ew o p e r a t o r s in m a c h in e o p e r a t i o n s , o r p a r t i a l l y t r a i n e d
o p e r a t o r s in w ir i n g f r o m d i a g r a m s a n d o p e r a t in g s e q u e n c e s o f lo n g a n d c o m p le x r e p o r t s .
D o e s no t in c lu d e w o r k in g s u p e r v i s o r s p e r f o r m i n g t a b u l a t in g - m a c h i n e o p e r a t io n s a n d d a y - t o d a y s u p e r v i s i o n o f th e w o r k a n d p r o d u c tio n o f a g r o u p o f t a b u l a t in g - m a c h i n e o p e r a t o r s .
C l a s s B . O p e r a t e s m o r e d if f i c u l t ta b u l a t in g o r e l e c t r i c a l a c c o u n t in g m a c h in e s s u c h a s th e
t a b u l a t o r a n d c a l c u l a t o r , in a d d it io n to th e s o r t e r , r e p r o d u c e r , a n d c o l l a t o r .
T h is w o r k i s
p e r f o r m e d u n d e r s p e c i f i c in s t r u c t i o n s a n d m a y in c lu d e th e p e r f o r m a n c e o f s o m e w ir in g f r o m
d i a g r a m s . T h e w o r k t y p i c a l l y in v o l v e s , f o r e x a m p l e , t a b u l a t io n s in v o lv in g a r e p e t it i v e
a c c o u n t in g e x e r c i s e , a c o m p le t e b u t s m a l l t a b u l a t in g s t u d y , o r p a r t s o f a lo n g e r a n d m o r e
c o m p le x r e p o r t . S u c h r e p o r t s a n d s t u d i e s a r e u s u a l l y o f a r e c u r r i n g n a t u r e w h e r e th e p r o ­
c e d u r e s a r e w e ll e s ta b lis h e d .
M a y a l s o in c lu d e th e t r a i n in g o f new e m p l o y e e s in th e b a s i c
o p e r a t io n o f th e m a c h in e .

P r i m a r y d u ty i s to t r a n s c r i b e d ic t a t io n in v o lv in g a n o r m a l r o u t in e v o c a b u la r y f r o m
tr a n s c r ib in g - m a c h in e r e c o r d s .
M a y a l s o ty p e f r o m w r it t e n c o p y a n d d o s i m p l e c l e r i c a l w o r k .
W o r k e r s t r a n s c r i b i n g d ic t a t io n in v o lv in g a v a r i e d te c h n ic a l o r s p e c i a l i z e d v o c a b u l a r y su c h a s l e g a l
b r i e f s o r r e p o r t s on s c i e n t i f i c r e s e a r c h a r e no t in c lu d e d . A w o r k e r w h o t a k e s d ic t a t io n in s h o r t ­
h an d o r b y S te n o ty p e o r s i m i l a r m a c h in e i s c l a s s i f i e d a s a s t e n o g r a p h e r , g e n e r a l .
T Y P IST
U s e s a t y p e w r it e r to m a k e c o p i e s o f v a r i o u s m a t e r i a l o r to m a k e o ut b i l l s a f t e r c a l c u l a ­
t i o n s h a v e b e e n m a d e b y a n o th e r p e r s o n . M a y in c lu d e ty p in g o f s t e n c i l s , m a t s , o r s i m i l a r m a t e ­
r i a l s f o r u s e in d u p li c a t in g p r o c e s s e s . M a y d o c l e r i c a l w o r k in v o lv in g li t t l e s p e c i a l t r a i n i n g , su c h
a s k e e p in g s i m p l e r e c o r d s , f il in g r e c o r d s a n d r e p o r t s , o r s o r t i n g a n d d i s t r i b u t i n g in c o m in g m a il .
C l a s s A . P e r f o r m s o n e o r m o r e o f th e f o llo w in g : T y p in g m a t e r i a l in f in a l f o r m w h en it
in v o l v e s c o m b in in g m a t e r i a l f r o m s e v e r a l s o u r c e s o r r e s p o n s i b i l i t y fo r c o r r e c t s p e l l i n g ,
s y l l a b i c a t i o n , p u n c t u a tio n , e t c . , o f t e c h n ic a l o r u n u s u a l w o r d s o r f o r e i g n la n g u a g e m a t e r i a l ;
a n d p la n n in g la y o u t a n d ty p in g o f c o m p lic a t e d s t a t i s t i c a l t a b l e s t o m a in t a in u n if o r m i t y an d
b a l a n c e in s p a c in g .
M a y ty p e r o u t in e f o r m l e t t e r s v a r y in g d e t a i l s to s u it c i r c u m s t a n c e s .
C l a s s B . P e r f o r m s o n e o r m o r e o f th e fo llo w in g : C o p y ty p in g f r o m r o u g h o r c l e a r d r a f t s ;
r o u t in e ty p in g o f f o r m s , i n s u r a n c e p o l i c i e s , e t c .; a n d s e t t in g u p s i m p le s t a n d a r d t a b u l a t i o n s ,
o r c o p y in g m o r e c o m p le x t a b l e s a l r e a d y s e t u p a n d s p a c e d p r o p e r l y .

PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL
CO M PUTER O PERATO R

CO M PUTER PROGRAM ER,

M o n i t o r s a n d o p e r a t e s th e c o n t r o l c o n s o l e o f a d i g i t a l c o m p u t e r to p r o c e s s d a t a a c c o r d in g
to o p e r a t in g i n s t r u c t i o n s , u s u a l l y p r e p a r e d b y a p r o g r a m e r . W o rk in c lu d e s m o s t o f th e f o ll o w i n g ;
S t u d i e s i n s t r u c t i o n s to d e t e r m in e e q u ip m e n t s e t u p a n d o p e r a t i o n s ; l o a d s e q u ip m e n t w ith r e q u i r e d
i t e m s (ta p e r e e l s , c a r d s , e t c . ) ; s w i t c h e s n e c e s s a r y a u x i l i a r y e q u ip m e n t in to c i r c u i t , a n d s t a r t s
a n d o p e r a t e s c o m p u t e r ; m a k e s a d ju s t m e n t s to c o m p u t e r to c o r r e c t o p e r a t in g p r o b l e m s a n d m e e t
s p e c i a l c o n d i t io n s ; r e v i e w s e r r o r s m a d e d u r in g o p e r a t io n a n d d e t e r m i n e s c a u s e o r r e f e r s p r o b l e m
to s u p e r v i s o r o r p r o g r a m e r ; a n d m a in t a in s o p e r a t in g r e c o r d s . M a y t e s t a n d a s s i s t in c o r r e c t i n g
p rog ram .

C o n v e r t s s t a t e m e n t s o f b u s i n e s s p r o b l e m s , t y p i c a l l y p r e p a r e d b y a s y s t e m s a n a l y s t , in to
a s e q u e n c e o f d e t a ile d i n s t r u c t i o n s w h ic h a r e r e q u i r e d to s o l v e th e p r o b l e m s b y a u t o m a t ic d a ta
p r o c e s s i n g e q u ip m e n t .
W o rk in g f r o m c h a r t s o r d i a g r a m s , th e p r o g r a m e r d e v e lo p s th e p r e c i s e
i n s t r u c t i o n s w h ic h , w h e n e n t e r e d in to th e c o m p u t e r s y s t e m in c o d e d la n g u a g e , c a u s e th e m a n i p u ­
la t i o n o f d a t a to a c h ie v e d e s i r e d r e s u l t s . W o rk in v o l v e s m o s t o f th e fo ll o w i n g : A p p li e s k n o w le d g e
o f c o m p u te r c a p a b i l i t i e s , m a t h e m a t i c s , l o g i c e m p lo y e d b y c o m p u t e r s , a n d p a r t i c u l a r s u b je c t m a t t e r
in v o lv e d to a n a ly z e c h a r t s a n d d i a g r a m s o f th e p r o b l e m to b e p r o g r a m e d .
D e v e lo p s se q u e n c e
o f p r o g r a m s t e p s , w r i t e s d e t a i l e d flo w c h a r t s to sh o w o r d e r in w h ic h d a t a w il l b e p r o c e s s e d ;
c o n v e r t s t h e s e c h a r t s to c o d e d i n s t r u c t i o n s f o r m a c h in e to fo llo w ; t e s t s a n d c o r r e c t s p r o g r a m s ;
p r e p a r e s i n s t r u c t i o n s f o r o p e r a t in g p e r s o n n e l d u r in g p r o d u c t i o n ru n ; a n a l y z e s , r e v i e w s , a n d a l t e r s
p r o g r a m s to i n c r e a s e o p e r a t in g e f f i c i e n c y o r a d a p t to n ew r e q u i r e m e n t s ; m a in t a in s r e c o r d s o f
p r o g r a m d e v e lo p m e n t a n d r e v i s i o n s . (N O T E : W o r k e r s p e r f o r m i n g b o th s y s t e m s a n a l y s i s a n d p r o ­
g r a m i n g s h o u ld b e c l a s s i f i e d a s s y s t e m s a n a l y s t s if t h i s i s th e s k i l l u s e d to d e t e r m in e t h e i r p a y .)

F o r w age stu d y p u r p o s e s ,

c o m p u t e r o p e r a t o r s a r e c l a s s i f i e d a s f o ll o w s :

C l a s s A . O p e r a t e s in d e p e n d e n tly , o r u n d e r o n ly g e n e r a l d i r e c t i o n , a c o m p u t e r ru n n in g
p r o g r a m s w ith m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g c h a r a c t e r i s t i c s : N ew p r o g r a m s a r e f r e q u e n t ly t e s t e d a n d
in t r o d u c e d ; s c h e d u lin g r e q u i r e m e n t s a r e o f c r i t i c a l i m p o r t a n c e to m i n im iz e d o w n tim e ; th e
p r o g r a m s a r e o f c o m p le x d e s ig n s o th a t id e n t i f ic a t i o n o f e r r o r s o u r c e o fte n r e q u i r e s a w o r k in g
k n o w le d g e o f th e t o t a l p r o g r a m , a n d a l t e r n a t e p r o g r a m s m a y n o t b e a v a i l a b l e .
M a y g iv e
d i r e c t i o n a n d g u id a n c e to lo w e r l e v e l o p e r a t o r s .
C l a s s B . O p e r a t e s in d e p e n d e n tly , o r u n d e r o n ly g e n e r a l d i r e c t i o n , a c o m p u t e r ru n n in g
p r o g r a m s w ith m o s t o f th e fo llo w in g c h a r a c t e r i s t i c s : M o s t o f th e p r o g r a m s a r e e s t a b l i s h e d
p r o d u c t i o n r u n s , t y p i c a l l y ru n on a r e g u l a r l y r e c u r r i n g b a s i s ; t h e r e i s l i t t l e o r n o t e s t i n g
o f n ew p r o g r a m s r e q u i r e d ; a l t e r n a t e p r o g r a m s a r e p r o v i d e d in c a s e o r i g i n a l p r o g r a m n e e d s
m a j o r c h a n g e o r c a n n o t b e c o r r e c t e d w ith in a r e a s o n a b l e t i m e . In c o m m o n e r r o r s i t u a t i o n s ,
d i a g n o s e s c a u s e a n d t a k e s c o r r e c t i v e a c t io n . T h i s u s u a l l y i n v o l v e s a p p ly in g p r e v i o u s l y p r o ­
g r a m e d c o r r e c t i v e s t e p s , o r u s in g s t a n d a r d c o r r e c t i o n t e c h n iq u e s .

B U S IN E S S

D o e s n o t in c lu d e e m p l o y e e s p r i m a r i l y r e s p o n s i b l e f o r th e m a n a g e m e n t o r s u p e r v i s i o n o f
o t h e r e l e c t r o n i c d a t a p r o c e s s i n g ( E D P ) e m p l o y e e s , o r p r o g r a m e r s p r i m a r i l y c o n c e r n e d w ith
s c i e n t i f i c a n d / o r e n g in e e r in g p r o b l e m s .
F o r w a g e stu d y p u r p o s e s ,

p r o g r a m e r s a r e c l a s s i f i e d a s f o ll o w s :

C l a s s A . W o r k s in d e p e n d e n tly o r u n d e r o n ly g e n e r a l d i r e c t i o n on c o m p le x p r o b l e m s w h ic h
r e q u i r e c o m p e t e n c e in a l l p h a s e s o f p r o g r a m i n g c o n c e p t s a n d p r a c t i c e s . W o rk in g f r o m d i a ­
g r a m s a n d c h a r t s w h ic h id e n tif y th e n a t u r e o f d e s i r e d r e s u l t s , m a j o r p r o c e s s i n g s t e p s to b e
a c c o m p l i s h e d , a n d th e r e l a t i o n s h i p s b e t w e e n v a r i o u s s t e p s o f th e p r o b l e m s o l v in g r o u t in e ;
p l a n s th e f u l l r a n g e o f p r o g r a m i n g a c t i o n s n e e d e d to e f f i c ie n t l y u t i l i z e th e c o m p u t e r s y s t e m
in a c h ie v i n g d e s i r e d e n d p r o d u c t s .

OR
O p e r a t e s u n d e r d i r e c t s u p e r v i s i o n a c o m p u t e r r u n n in g p r o g r a m s o r s e g m e n t s o f p r o g r a m s
w ith th e c h a r a c t e r i s t i c s d e s c r i b e d f o r c l a s s A . M a y a s s i s t a h ig h e r l e v e l o p e r a t o r b y in d e ­
p e n d e n tly p e r f o r m i n g l e s s d if f i c u l t t a s k s a s s i g n e d , a n d p e r f o r m i n g d if f i c u l t t a s k s f o llo w in g
d e t a ile d i n s t r u c t i o n s a n d w ith f r e q u e n t r e v ie w o f o p e r a t io n s p e r f o r m e d .
C l a s s C . W o r k s on r o u t in e p r o g r a m s u n d e r c l o s e s u p e r v i s i o n .
I s e x p e c t e d to d e v e lo p
w o r k in g k n o w le d g e o f th e c o m p u t e r e q u ip m e n t u s e d a n d a b i l i t y to d e t e c t p r o b l e m s in v o lv e d in
ru n n in g r o u t in e p r o g r a m s . U s u a l l y h a s r e c e i v e d s o m e f o r m a l t r a i n in g in c o m p u t e r o p e r a t io n .
M a y a s s i s t h ig h e r l e v e l o p e r a t o r on c o m p le x p r o g r a m s .




A t t h i s l e v e l , p r o g r a m i n g i s d if f i c u l t b e c a u s e c o m p u t e r e q u ip m e n t m u s t b e o r g a n i z e d to
p ro d u c e s e v e r a l in te r r e la t e d but d iv e r s e p r o d u c ts fro m n u m e ro u s and d iv e r s e d a ta e le m e n ts.
A w id e v a r i e t y a n d e x t e n s iv e n u m b e r o f in t e r n a l p r o c e s s i n g a c t i o n s m u s t o c c u r . T h i s r e q u i r e s
s u c h a c t i o n s a s d e v e lo p m e n t o f c o m m o n o p e r a t i o n s w h ic h c a n b e r e u s e d , e s t a b l i s h m e n t o f
li n k a g e p o i n t s b e t w e e n o p e r a t i o n s , a d ju s t m e n t s to d a t a w h en p r o g r a m r e q u i r e m e n t s e x c e e d
c o m p u t e r s t o r a g e c a p a c i t y , a n d s u b s t a n t i a l m a n i p u la t io n a n d r e s e q u e n c i n g o f d a t a e l e m e n t s
to f o r m a h ig h ly in t e g r a t e d p r o g r a m .
M a y p r o v i d e f u n c t io n a l d i r e c t i o n to lo w e r l e v e l p r o g r a m e r s w h o a r e a s s i g n e d to a s s i s t .

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C l a s s B . W o r k s in d e p e n d e n tly o r u n d e r o n ly g e n e r a l d i r e c t i o n on r e l a t i v e l y s i m p le
p r o g r a m s , o r o n s i m p l e s e g m e n t s o f c o m p le x p r o g r a m s .
P r o g r a m s (o r se g m e n ts) u s u a lly
p r o c e s s i n f o r m a t io n to p r o d u c e d a t a in tw o o r t h r e e v a r i e d s e q u e n c e s o r f o r m a t s . R e p o r t s
a n d l i s t i n g s a r e p r o d u c e d b y r e f in i n g , a d a p t i n g , a r r a y i n g , o r m a k in g m i n o r a d d it io n s to o r
d e le t io n s f r o m in p u t d a t a w h ic h a r e r e a d i l y a v a i l a b l e .
W h ile n u m e r o u s r e c o r d s m a y b e
p r o c e s s e d , th e d a t a h a v e b e e n r e f in e d in p r i o r a c t io n s s o th a t th e a c c u r a c y a n d s e q u e n c in g
o f d a t a c a n b e t e s t e d b y u s in g a fe w r o u t in e c h e c k s .
T y p i c a l l y , th e p r o g r a m d e a l s w ith
r o u t in e r e c o r d - k e e p i n g ty p e o p e r a t i o n s .
OR
W o rk s o n c o m p le x p r o g r a m s ( a s d e s c r i b e d f o r c l a s s A) u n d e r c l o s e d i r e c t i o n o f a h ig h e r
le v e l p r o g r a m e r o r s u p e r v is o r .
M a y a s s i s t h ig h e r l e v e l p r o g r a m e r b y in d e p e n d e n tly p e r ­
f o r m i n g l e s s d if f i c u l t t a s k s a s s i g n e d , a n d p e r f o r m i n g m o r e d if f i c u l t t a s k s u n d e r f a i r l y c l o s e
d ir e c t i o n .
M a y g u id e o r i n s t r u c t lo w e r l e v e l p r o g r a m e r s .

B U S IN E S S

A n a l y z e s b u s i n e s s p r o b l e m s to f o r m u l a t e p r o c e d u r e s f o r s o l v in g th e m b y u s e o f e l e c t r o n i c
d a t a p r o c e s s i n g e q u ip m e n t . D e v e l o p s a c o m p le t e d e s c r i p t i o n o f a l l s p e c i f i c a t i o n s n e e d e d to e n a b le
p r o g r a m e r s to p r e p a r e r e q u i r e d d i g i t a l c o m p u t e r p r o g r a m s . W o rk in v o l v e s m o s t o f th e f o ll o w i n g ;
A n a l y z e s s u b j e c t - m a t t e r o p e r a t i o n s to b e a u t o m a t e d a n d i d e n t i f i e s c o n d itio n s a n d c r i t e r i a r e q u i r e d
to a c h ie v e s a t i s f a c t o r y r e s u l t s ; s p e c i f i e s n u m b e r a n d t y p e s o f r e c o r d s , f i l e s , a n d d o c u m e n t s to
b e u s e d ; o u t lin e s a c t io n s to b e p e r f o r m e d b y p e r s o n n e l a n d c o m p u t e r s in s u f f i c i e n t d e t a i l f o r
p r e s e n t a t i o n to m a n a g e m e n t a n d f o r p r o g r a m i n g ( t y p i c a l l y t h is i n v o l v e s p r e p a r a t i o n o f w o r k a n d
d a t a flo w c h a r t s ) ; c o o r d i n a t e s th e d e v e lo p m e n t o f t e s t p r o b l e m s a n d p a r t i c i p a t e s in t r i a l r u n s o f
n ew a n d r e v i s e d s y s t e m s ; a n d r e c o m m e n d s e q u ip m e n t c h a n g e s to o b ta in m o r e e f f e c t i v e o v e r a l l
o p e r a t i o n s . (N O T E : W o r k e r s p e r f o r m i n g b o th s y s t e m s a n a l y s i s a n d p r o g r a m i n g s h o u ld b e c l a s ­
s i f i e d a s s y s t e m s a n a l y s t s i f t h is i s th e s k i l l u s e d to d e t e r m in e t h e i r p a y .)
D o e s n o t in c lu d e e m p l o y e e s p r i m a r i l y r e s p o n s i b l e f o r th e m a n a g e m e n t o r s u p e r v i s i o n o f
o t h e r e l e c t r o n i c d a t a p r o c e s s i n g ( E D P ) e m p l o y e e s , o r s y s t e m s a n a l y s t s p r i m a r i l y c o n c e r n e d w ith
s c i e n t i f i c o r e n g in e e r in g p r o b l e m s .
F o r w age stu d y p u r p o s e s ,

d ir e c tio n

to lo w e r l e v e l s y s t e m s a n a l y s t s w h o a r e a s s i g n e d

to

C l a s s B . W o r k s in d e p e n d e n tly o r u n d e r o n ly g e n e r a l d i r e c t i o n on p r o b l e m s th a t a r e
r e l a t i v e l y u n c o m p l ic a t e d to a n a ly z e , p l a n , p r o g r a m , a n d o p e r a t e . P r o b l e m s a r e o f l i m it e d
c o m p le x i t y b e c a u s e s o u r c e s o f in p u t d a t a a r e h o m o g e n e o u s a n d th e o u tp u t d a t a a r e c l o s e l y
r e la te d .
( F o r e x a m p le , d e v e lo p s s y s t e m s f o r m a in t a in in g d e p o s i t o r a c c o u n t s in a b a n k ,

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CARPENTER,

M A IN T E N A N C E

P e r f o r m s th e c a r p e n t r y d u t ie s n e c e s s a r y to c o n s t r u c t a n d m a in t a in in g o o d r e p a i r b u ild in g
w o o d w o rk a n d e q u ip m e n t s u c h a s b i n s , c r i b s , c o u n t e r s , b e n c h e s , p a r t i t i o n s , d o o r s , f l o o r s , s t a i r s ,
c a s i n g s , a n d t r i m m a d e o f w o o d in a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t . W o rk i n v o l v e s m o s t o f th e fo llo w in g : P la n n in g
a n d la y i n g o u t o f w o r k f r o m b l u e p r i n t s , d r a w in g s , m o d e l s , o r v e r b a l i n s t r u c t i o n s u s in g a v a r i e t y




C l a s s C . W o rk s u n d e r i m m e d i a t e s u p e r v i s i o n , c a r r y i n g o u t a n a l y s e s a s a s s i g n e d , u s u a l l y
o f a s i n g l e a c t iv i t y .
A s s i g n m e n t s a r e d e s ig n e d to d e v e lo p a n d e x p a n d p r a c t i c a l e x p e r i e n c e
in th e a p p lic a t i o n o f p r o c e d u r e s a n d s k i l l s r e q u i r e d f o r s y s t e m s a n a l y s i s w o r k . F o r e x a m p le ,
m a y a s s i s t a h ig h e r l e v e l s y s t e m s a n a l y s t b y p r e p a r i n g th e d e t a ile d s p e c i f i c a t i o n s r e q u ir e d
b y p r o g r a m e r s f r o m in f o r m a t io n d e v e lo p e d b y th e h ig h e r l e v e l a n a ly s t .

C l a s s A . P l a n s th e g r a p h i c p r e s e n t a t i o n o f c o m p le x i t e m s h a v in g d is t i n c t i v e d e s ig n
f e a t u r e s th a t d i f f e r s i g n i f i c a n t l y f r o m e s t a b l i s h e d d r a f t i n g p r e c e d e n t s . W o r k s in c l o s e s u p ­
p o r t w ith th e d e s i g n o r i g i n a t o r , a n d m a y r e c o m m e n d m i n o r d e s i g n c h a n g e s .
A n a l y z e s th e
e f f e c t o f e a c h c h a n g e on th e d e t a i l s o f f o r m , fu n c tio n , a n d p o s i t i o n a l r e l a t i o n s h i p s o f c o m ­
p o n en ts an d p a r t s .
W o r k s w ith a m in im u m o f s u p e r v i s o r y a s s i s t a n c e .
C o m p le t e d w o rk i s
r e v i e w e d b y d e s i g n o r i g i n a t o r f o r c o n s i s t e n c y w ith p r i o r e n g in e e r in g d e t e r m in a t i o n s .
M ay
e i t h e r p r e p a r e d r a w i n g s , o r d i r e c t t h e i r p r e p a r a t i o n b y lo w e r l e v e l d r a f t s m e n .
C l a s s B . P e r f o r m s n o n r o u tin e a n d c o m p le x d r a f t i n g a s s i g n m e n t s th a t r e q u i r e th e a p p l i ­
c a t io n o f m o s t o f th e s t a n d a r d i z e d d r a w in g te c h n iq u e s r e g u l a r l y u s e d .
D u t i e s t y p i c a l l y in ­
v o lv e s u c h w o r k a s :
P r e p a r e s w o r k in g d r a w in g s o f s u b a s s e m b l i e s w ith i r r e g u l a r s h a p e s ,
m u lt ip l e f u n c t io n s , a n d p r e c i s e p o s i t i o n a l r e l a t i o n s h i p s b e t w e e n c o m p o n e n t s ; p r e p a r e s a r c h i ­
t e c t u r a l d r a w in g s f o r c o n s t r u c t io n o f a b u ild in g in c lu d in g d e t a i l d r a w in g s o f f o u n d a t io n s , w a ll
s e c t i o n s , f l o o r p l a n s , a n d r o o f . U s e s a c c e p t e d f o r m u l a s a n d m a n u a l s in m a k in g n e c e s s a r y
c o m p u t a t i o n s to d e t e r m in e q u a n t i t ie s o f m a t e r i a l s to b e u s e d , lo a d c a p a c i t i e s , s t r e n g t h s ,
s t r e s s e s , etc.
R e c e i v e s i n i t i a l i n s t r u c t i o n s , r e q u i r e m e n t s , a n d a d v ic e f r o m s u p e r v i s o r .
C o m p le t e d w o r k i s c h e c k e d f o r t e c h n ic a l a d e q u a c y .
C l a s s C . P r e p a r e s d e t a i l d r a w in g s o f s i n g l e u n it s o r p a r t s f o r e n g in e e r in g , c o n s t r u c t io n ,
m a n u f a c t u r i n g , o r r e p a i r p u r p o s e s . T y p e s o f d r a w in g s p r e p a r e d in c lu d e i s o m e t r i c p r o j e c t i o n s
( d e p ic t in g t h r e e d im i n s i o n s in a c c u r a t e s c a l e ) a n d s e c t i o n a l v ie w s to c l a r i f y p o s it i o n in g o f
c o m p o n e n t s a n d c o n v e y n e e d e d in f o r m a t io n . C o n s o l i d a t e s d e t a i l s f r o m a n u m b e r o f s o u r c e s
an d a d ju s t s o r t r a n s p o s e s s c a l e a s r e q u ir e d .
S u g g e s t e d m e th o d s o f a p p r o a c h , a p p lic a b le
p r e c e d e n t s , a n d a d v ic e o n s o u r c e m a t e r i a l s a r e g i v e n w ith i n i t i a l a s s i g n m e n t s . I n s t r u c t io n s
a r e l e s s c o m p le t e w h e n a s s i g n m e n t s r e c u r .
W o rk m a y b e s p o t - c h e c k e d d u r in g p r o g r e s s .
D R A FT SM A N -T R A C E R

s y s t e m s a n a l y s t s a r e c l a s s i f i e d a s f o ll o w s ;

C l a s s A . W o rk s in d e p e n d e n tly o r u n d e r o n ly g e n e r a l d i r e c t i o n on c o m p le x p r o b l e m s
in v o lv in g a l l p h a s e s o f s y s t e m s a n a l y s i s . P r o b l e m s a r e c o m p le x b e c a u s e o f d i v e r s e s o u r c e s
o f in p u t d a t a a n d m u l t i p l e - u s e r e q u i r e m e n t s o f o u tp u t d a t a . ( F o r e x a m p le , d e v e lo p s a n in t e ­
g r a t e d p r o d u c t i o n s c h e d u l in g , in v e n t o r y c o n t r o l , c o s t a n a l y s i s , a n d s a l e s a n a l y s i s r e c o r d in
w h ic h e v e r y it e m o f e a c h ty p e i s a u t o m a t i c a l l y p r o c e s s e d th r o u g h th e f u l l s y s t e m o f r e c o r d s
a n d a p p r o p r i a t e fo llo w u p a c t i o n s a r e i n it i a t e d b y th e c o m p u t e r .) C o n f e r s w ith p e r s o n s c o n ­
c e r n e d to d e t e r m in e th e d a t a p r o c e s s i n g p r o b l e m s a n d a d v i s e s s u b j e c t - m a t t e r p e r s o n n e l on
th e i m p l i c a t i o n s o f n ew o r r e v i s e d s y s t e m s o f d a t a p r o c e s s i n g o p e r a t i o n s .
M akes re co m ­
m e n d a t io n s , i f n e e d e d , f o r a p p r o v a l o f m a j o r s y s t e m s i n s t a l l a t i o n s o r c h a n g e s a n d f o r
o b ta in in g e q u ip m e n t .
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a ss is t.

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c l a s s A . W o rk s in d e p e n d e n tly o n r o u t in e a s s i g n m e n t s a n d r e c e i v e s in s t r u c t i o n a n d g u id a n c e
on c o m p le x a s s i g n m e n t s . W o rk i s r e v i e w e d f o r a c c u r a c y o f ju d g m e n t , c o m p lia n c e w ith in ­
s t r u c t i o n s , a n d to i n s u r e p r o p e r a l i n e m e n t w ith th e o v e r a l l s y s t e m .

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C l a s s C . M a k e s p r a c t ic a l a p p lic a tio n s o f p r o g r a m in g p r a c t ic e s an d c o n c e p ts u su a lly
l e a r n e d in f o r m a l t r a i n in g c o u r s e s . A s s i g n m e n t s a r e d e s ig n e d to d e v e lo p c o m p e t e n c e in th e
a p p lic a t i o n o f s t a n d a r d p r o c e d u r e s to r o u t in e p r o b l e m s . R e c e i v e s c l o s e s u p e r v i s i o n o n n ew
a s p e c t s o f a s s i g n m e n t s ; a n d w o r k i s r e v i e w e d to v e r i f y i t s a c c u r a c y a n d c o n f o r m a n c e w ith
r e q u ir e d p r o c e d u r e s .
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in a m a n u f a c t u r i n g o r w h o l e s a l e e s t a b l i s h m e n t . ) C o n f e r s w ith p e r s o n s c o n c e r n e d to d e t e r m in e
th e d a t a p r o c e s s i n g p r o b l e m s a n d a d v i s e s s u b j e c t - m a t t e r p e r s o n n e l on th e im p l i c a t i o n s o f th e
d a t a p r o c e s s i n g s y s t e m s to b e a p p lie d .

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c o n s i s t i n g o f s t r a i g h t l i n e s a n d a l a r g e s c a l e n o t r e q u i r i n g c l o s e d e lin e a t i o n .)
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f a c t o r y o r o t h e r e s t a b l i s h m e n t . D u t i e s in v o lv e a c o m b in a t io n o f th e fo ll o w i n g : G iv in g f i r s t a id
to th e i l l o r i n ju r e d ; a tte n d in g to s u b s e q u e n t d r e s s i n g o f e m p l o y e e s ' i n j u r i e s ; k e e p in g r e c o r d s
o f p a t i e n t s t r e a t e d ; p r e p a r i n g a c c id e n t r e p o r t s f o r c o m p e n s a t io n o r o th e r p u r p o s e s ; a s s i s t i n g in
p h y s i c a l e x a m i n a t io n s a n d h e a lt h e v a l u a t io n s o f a p p l i c a n t s a n d e m p l o y e e s ; a n d p la n n in g a n d c a r r y ­
in g o u t p r o g r a m s in v o lv in g h e a lt h e d u c a t io n , a c c i d e n t p r e v e n t io n , e v a l u a t io n o f p la n t e n v ir o n m e n t ,
o r o t h e r a c t i v i t i e s a f f e c t i n g th e h e a lt h , w e l f a r e , a n d s a f e t y o f a l l p e r s o n n e l .

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o f c a r p e n t e r 's h a n d t o o ls , p o r t a b l e p o w e r t o o l s , a n d s t a n d a r d m e a s u r i n g in s t r u m e n t s ; m a k in g
s t a n d a r d sh o p c o m p u t a t i o n s r e l a t i n g to d im e n s io n s o f w o r k ; a n d s e l e c t i n g m a t e r i a l s n e c e s s a r y
f o r th e w o r k . In g e n e r a l , th e w o r k o f th e m a in t e n a n c e c a r p e n t e r r e q u i r e s ro u n d e d t r a i n in g a n d
e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .

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M E C H A N IC , A U T O M O T IV E (M A I N T E N A N C E )— C o n tin u e d

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o r r e p a i r o f e q u ip m e n t f o r th e g e n e r a t io n , d is t r i b u t i o n , o r u t i l i z a t i o n o f e l e c t r i c e n e r g y in a n
e s t a b l i s h m e n t . W o rk i n v o l v e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g : I n s t a l l i n g o r r e p a i r i n g a n y o f a v a r i e t y o f
e l e c t r i c a l e q u ip m e n t s u c h a s g e n e r a t o r s , t r a n s f o r m e r s , s w i t c h b o a r d s , c o n t r o l l e r s , c i r c u i t b r e a k ­
e r s , m o t o r s , h e a t i n g u n i t s , c o n d u it s y s t e m s , o r o th e r t r a n s m i s s i o n e q u ip m e n t ; w o r k in g f r o m
b l u e p r i n t s , d r a w i n g s , l a y o u t s , o r o th e r s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ; lo c a t i n g a n d d ia g n o s in g t r o u b le in th e
e l e c t r i c a l s y s t e m o r e q u ip m e n t ; w o r k in g s t a n d a r d c o m p u ta tio n s r e l a t i n g to lo a d r e q u i r e m e n t s o f
w ir i n g o r e l e c t r i c a l e q u ip m e n t ; a n d u s in g a v a r i e t y o f e l e c t r i c i a n 's h a n d t o o ls a n d m e a s u r i n g a n d
t e s t i n g i n s t r u m e n t s . In g e n e r a l , th e w o r k o f th e m a in te n a n c e e l e c t r i c i a n r e q u i r e s ro u n d e d t r a i n ­
in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d
e x p e rie n c e .

th e v a r i o u s a s s e m b l i e s in th e v e h i c le a n d m a k in g n e c e s s a r y a d ju s t m e n t s ; a n d a lin in g w h e e ls ,
a d ju s t i n g b r a k e s a n d l i g h t s , o r tig h te n in g b o d y b o l t s .
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m e c h a n ic r e q u i r e s ro u n d e d t r a i n i n g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n ­
t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .

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e q u ip m e n t ( m e c h a n ic a l o r e l e c t r i c a l ) to s u p p ly th e e s t a b l i s h m e n t in w h ic h e m p lo y e d w ith p o w e r ,
h e a t , r e f r i g e r a t i o n , o r a i r - c o n d it io n i n g .
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s u c h a s s t e a m e n g i n e s , a i r c o m p r e s s o r s , g e n e r a t o r s , m o t o r s , t u r b i n e s , v e n t il a t in g a n d r e f r i g ­
e r a t i n g e q u ip m e n t , s t e a m b o i l e r s a n d b o i l e r - f e d w a t e r p u m p s ; m a k in g e q u ip m e n t r e p a i r s ; a n d
k e e p in g a r e c o r d o f o p e r a t io n o f m a c h in e r y , t e m p e r a t u r e , a n d f u e l c o n s u m p tio n . M a y a l s o s u ­
p e r v is e th e s e o p e r a tio n s .
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e n g in e e r a r e e x c l u d e d .
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F i r e s s t a t i o n a r y b o i l e r s to f u r n is h th e e s t a b li s h m e n t in w h ic h e m p lo y e d w ith h e a t , p o w e r ,
o r s t e a m . F e e d s f u e l s to f i r e b y h a n d o r o p e r a t e s a m e c h a n ic a l s t o k e r , o r g a s o r o i l b u r n e r ;
a n d c h e c k s w a t e r a n d s a f e t y v a l v e s . M a y c l e a n , o i l , o r a s s i s t in r e p a i r i n g b o i l e r r o o m e q u ip m e n t .
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M A IN T E N A N C E T R A D E S

A s s i s t s o n e o r m o r e w o r k e r s in th e s k i l l e d m a in t e n a n c e t r a d e s , b y p e r f o r m i n g s p e c i f i c
o r g e n e r a l d u t ie s o f l e s s e r s k i l l , su c h a s k e e p in g a w o r k e r s u p p li e d w ith m a t e r i a l s a n d t o o l s ;
c le a n in g .w o r k in g a r e a , m a c h in e , a n d e q u ip m e n t ; a s s i s t i n g jo u r n e y m a n b y h o ld in g m a t e r i a l s o r
t o o l s ; a n d p e r f o r m i n g o t h e r u n s k ill e d t a s k s a s d i r e c t e d b y jo u r n e y m a n .
T h e k in d o f w o r k th e
h e l p e r i s p e r m i t t e d to p e r f o r m v a r i e s f r o m t r a d e to t r a d e :
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fin e d to s u p p ly in g , l i f t in g , a n d h o ld in g m a t e r i a l s a n d t o o l s a n d c le a n in g w o r k in g a r e a s ; a n d in
o t h e r s h e i s p e r m i t t e d to p e r f o r m s p e c i a l i z e d m a c h in e o p e r a t i o n s , o r p a r t s o f a t r a d e th a t a r e
a l s o p e r f o r m e d b y w o r k e r s on a f u l l - t i m e b a s i s .
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S p e c i a l i z e s in th e o p e r a t io n o f o n e o r m o r e t y p e s o f m a c h in e t o o l s , su c h a s j i g b o r e r s ,
c y l i n d r i c a l o r s u r f a c e g r i n d e r s , e n g in e l a t h e s , o r m i ll in g m a c h i n e s , in th e c o n s t r u c t io n o f
m a c h in e - s h o p t o o l s , g a g e s , j i g s , f i x t u r e s , o r d i e s . W o rk in v o l v e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g : P l a n ­
n in g a n d p e r f o r m i n g d if f i c u l t m a c h in in g o p e r a t i o n s ; p r o c e s s i n g i t e m s r e q u i r i n g c o m p lic a t e d s e t u p s
o r a h ig h d e g r e e o f a c c u r a c y ; u s in g a v a r i e t y o f p r e c i s i o n m e a s u r i n g in s t r u m e n t s ; s e l e c t i n g f e e d s ,
s p e e d s , t o o l in g , a n d o p e r a t io n s e q u e n c e ; a n d m a k in g n e c e s s a r y a d ju s t m e n t s d u r in g o p e r a t io n to
a c h ie v e r e q u i s i t e t o l e r a n c e s o r d im e n s io n s . M a y b e r e q u i r e d to r e c o g n i z e w h e n t o o l s n e e d d r e s s ­
in g , to d r e s s t o o l s , a n d to s e l e c t p r o p e r c o o la n t s a n d c u ttin g a n d lu b r i c a t i n g o i l s . F o r c r o s s ­
in d u s t r y w a g e s t u d y p u r p o s e s , m a c h in e - t o o l o p e r a t o r s , t o o l r o o m , in t o o l a n d d ie jo b b in g s h o p s
a r e e x c lu d e d f r o m t h is c l a s s i f i c a t i o n .
M A C H IN IS T , M A IN T E N A N C E
P r o d u c e s r e p la c e m e n t p a r t s a n d new p a r t s in m a k in g r e p a i r s o f m e t a l p a r t s o f m e c h a n ­
i c a l e q u ip m e n t o p e r a t e d in a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t . W o rk in v o l v e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g : I n t e r p r e t i n g
w r it t e n i n s t r u c t i o n s a n d s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ; p la n n in g a n d la y in g o u t o f w o r k ; u s in g a v a r i e t y o f m a ­
c h i n i s t 's h a n d to o ls a n d p r e c i s i o n m e a s u r i n g in s t r u m e n t s ; s e t t in g u p a n d o p e r a t in g s t a n d a r d m a c h in e
t o o l s ; s h a p in g o f m e t a l p a r t s to c l o s e t o l e r a n c e s ; m a k in g s t a n d a r d sh o p c o m p u ta tio n s r e l a t i n g to
d im e n s io n s o f w o r k , t o o lin g , f e e d s , a n d s p e e d s o f m a c h in in g ; k n o w le d g e o f th e w o r k in g p r o p e r t i e s
o f th e c o m m o n m e t a l s ; s e l e c t i n g s t a n d a r d m a t e r i a l s , p a r t s , a n d e q u ip m e n t r e q u i r e d f o r h i s w o r k ;
a n d fit t in g an d a s s e m b l i n g p a r t s in to m e c h a n ic a l e q u ip m e n t .
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n o r m a l ly r e q u i r e s a r o u n d e d t r a i n in g in m a c h in e - s h o p p r a c t i c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l
a p p r e n t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .
M E C H A N IC , A U T O M O T IV E (M A IN T E N A N C E )
R e p a i r s a u t o m o b i le s , b u s e s , m o t o r t r u c k s , a n d t r a c t o r s o f a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t . W o rk in ­
v o lv e s m o s t o f th e fo llo w in g : E x a m in in g a u t o m o tiv e e q u ip m e n t to d ia g n o s e s o u r c e o f t r o u b le ;
d i s a s s e m b l i n g e q u ip m e n t a n d p e r f o r m i n g r e p a i r s th a t in v o lv e th e u s e o f su c h h a n d to o ls a s
w r e n c h e s , g a g e s , d r i l l s , o r s p e c i a l i z e d e q u ip m e n t in d i s a s s e m b l i n g o r f it t in g p a r t s ; r e p l a c i n g
b r o k e n o r d e f e c t i v e p a r t s f r o m s t o c k ; g r in d in g a n d a d ju s t i n g v a l v e s ; r e a s s e m b l i n g a n d i n s t a l lin g




M E C H A N IC , M A I N T E N A N C E
R e p a i r s m a c h in e r y o r m e c h a n ic a l e q u ip m e n t o f a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t .
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o f th e f o llo w in g : E x a m in in g m a c h in e s a n d m e c h a n ic a l e q u ip m e n t to d ia g n o s e s o u r c e o f t r o u b le ;
d is m a n t l in g o r p a r t l y d is m a n t l in g m a c h in e s a n d p e r f o r m i n g r e p a i r s th a t m a in ly in v o lv e th e u s e
o f h a n d t o o ls in s c r a p i n g a n d f it t in g p a r t s ; r e p l a c i n g b r o k e n o r d e f e c t i v e p a r t s w ith i t e m s o b ta in e d
f r o m s t o c k ; o r d e r i n g th e p r o d u c t io n o f a r e p la c e m e n t p a r t b y a m a c h in e sh o p o r se n d in g o f th e
m a c h in e to a m a c h in e sh o p f o r m a j o r r e p a i r s ; p r e p a r i n g w r it t e n s p e c i f i c a t i o n s f o r m a jo r r e p a i r s
o r f o r th e p r o d u c t io n o f p a r t s o r d e r e d f r o m m a c h in e s h o p ; r e a s s e m b l i n g m a c h in e s ; an d m a k in g
a l l n e c e s s a r y a d ju s t m e n t s f o r o p e r a t io n . In g e n e r a l , th e w o r k o f a m a in t e n a n c e m e c h a n ic r e ­
q u i r e s ro u n d e d t r a i n i n g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t ic e s h ip o r
e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e . E x c lu d e d f r o m t h is c l a s s i f i c a t i o n a r e w o r k e r s w h o s e p r i m a r y
d u t ie s in v o lv e s e t t in g u p o r a d ju s t i n g m a c h in e s .
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I n s t a l l s n ew m a c h in e s o r h e a v y e q u ip m e n t , a n d d i s m a n t l e s a n d i n s t a l l s m a c h in e s o r
h e a v y e q u ip m e n t w h e n c h a n g e s in th e p la n t la y o u t a r e r e q u i r e d . W o rk in v o l v e s m o s t o f th e f o l ­
lo w in g : P la n n in g a n d la y i n g o ut o f th e w o r k ; in t e r p r e t in g b l u e p r in t s o r o th e r s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ; u s in g
a v a r i e t y o f h a n d to o ls a n d r i g g i n g ; m a k in g s t a n d a r d sh o p c o m p u ta tio n s r e l a t i n g to s t r e s s e s ,
s t r e n g t h o f m a t e r i a l s , a n d c e n t e r s o f g r a v it y ; a lin in g a n d b a l a n c in g o f e q u ip m e n t ; s e l e c t i n g s t a n d ­
a r d t o o l s , e q u ip m e n t , a n d p a r t s to b e u s e d ; a n d in s t a l l i n g a n d m a in t a in in g in g o o d o r d e r p o w e r
t r a n s m i s s i o n e q u ip m e n t s u c h a s d r i v e s a n d s p e e d r e d u c e r s .
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n o r m a l l y r e q u i r e s a ro u n d e d t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e in th e t r a d e a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l
a p p r e n t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .
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L u b r i c a t e s , w ith o i l o r g r e a s e ,
e q u ip m e n t o f a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t .
P A IN T E R ,

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o r w e a r in g s u r f a c e s

o f m e c h a n ic a l

M A IN T E N A N C E

P a in ts an d r e d e c o r a t e s w a lls , w o o d w o rk , an d fix tu r e s o f an e s ta b lish m e n t.
W o rk in ­
v o l v e s th e f o llo w in g : K n o w le d g e o f s u r f a c e p e c u l i a r i t i e s a n d t y p e s o f p a in t r e q u i r e d f o r d if f e r e n t
a p p l i c a t i o n s ; p r e p a r i n g s u r f a c e f o r p a in tin g b y r e m o v in g o ld f in i s h o r b y p l a c in g p u tty o r f i l l e r
in n a il h o le s a n d i n t e r s t i c e s ; a n d a p p ly in g p a in t w ith s p r a y gu n o r b r u s h . M a y m i x c o l o r s , o i l s ,
w h ite l e a d , a n d o th e r p a in t i n g r e d ie n t s to o b ta in p r o p e r c o lo r o r c o n s is t e n c y . In g e n e r a l , th e
w o r k o f th e m a in te n a n c e p a i n t e r r e q u i r e s r o u n d e d t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h
a f o r m a l a p p r e n t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .
P IP E F IT T E R ,

M A IN T E N A N C E

I n s t a l l s o r r e p a i r s w a t e r , s t e a m , g a s , o r o th e r t y p e s o f p ip e a n d p i p e f it t in g s in a n
e s ta b lish m e n t.
W o rk in v o lv e s m o s t o f th e fo llo w in g :
L a y in g out o f w o rk an d m e a s u r in g to lo ­
c a t e p o s it i o n o f p ip e f r o m d r a w in g s o r o th e r w r it t e n s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ; c u ttin g v a r i o u s s i z e s o f p ip e
to c o r r e c t le n g t h s w ith c h i s e l a n d h a m m e r o r o x y a c e t y l e n e t o r c h o r p i p e - c u t t in g m a c h in e ; t h r e a d ­
in g p ip e w ith s t o c k s a n d d i e s ; b e n d in g p ip e b y h a n d - d r iv e n o r p o w e r - d r iv e n m a c h in e s ; a s s e m b l i n g
p ip e w ith c o u p lin g s a n d f a s t e n i n g p ip e to h a n g e r s ; m a k in g s t a n d a r d s h o p c o m p u ta tio n s r e la t in g
to p r e s s u r e s , f lo w , a n d s i z e o f p ip e r e q u i r e d ; a n d m a k in g s t a n d a r d t e s t s t o d e t e r m in e w h e th e r
f in is h e d p i p e s m e e t s p e c i f i c a t i o n s .
In g e n e r a l , th e w o r k o f th e m a in te n a n c e p i p e f i t t e r r e q u i r e s
r o u n d e d t r a i n i n g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t
t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e . W o r k e r s p r i m a r i l y e n g a g e d in in s t a l l i n g a n d r e p a i r i n g b u ild in g s a n i t a ­
tio n o r h e a tin g s y s t e m s a r e e x c l u d e d .
PLUM BER,

M A IN T E N A N C E

K e e p s th e p lu m b in g s y s t e m o f a n e s t a b li s h m e n t in g o o d o r d e r . W o rk in v o l v e s : K n o w le d g e
o f s a n i t a r y c o d e s r e g a r d i n g in s t a l l a t i o n o f v e n ts a n d t r a p s in p lu m b in g s y s t e m ; in s t a l l i n g o r r e ­
p a i r i n g p i p e s a n d f i x t u r e s ; a n d o p e n in g c l o g g e d d r a i n s w ith a p lu n g e r o r p l u m b e r 's s n a k e . In
g e n e r a l , th e w o r k o f th e m a in te n a n c e p lu m b e r r e q u i r e s r o u n d e d t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l l y
a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .
S H E E T -M E T A L W O RKER,

M A IN T E N A N C E

F a b r i c a t e s , i n s t a l l s , a n d m a in t a in s in g o o d r e p a i r th e s h e e t - m e t a l e q u ip m e n t a n d f i x ­
t u r e s ( s u c h a s m a c h in e g u a r d s , g r e a s e p a n s , s h e l v e s , l o c k e r s , t a n k s , v e n t i l a t o r s , c h u t e s , d u c t s ,
m e t a l r o o f in g ) o f a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t .
W o rk in v o l v e s m o s t o f th e fo llo w in g : P la n n in g a.nd la y in g
o ut a l l t y p e s o f s h e e t - m e t a l m a in te n a n c e w o r k f r o m b l u e p r i n t s , m o d e l s , o x o th e r s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ;
s e t t in g u p a n d o p e r a t in g a l l a v a i l a b l e t y p e s o f s h e e t - m e t a l w o r k in g m a c h in e s ; u s in g a v a r i e t y o f

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S H E E T -M E T A L W O RKER,

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T O O L A N D D IE M A K E R — C o n tin u e d

h a n d to o ls in c u ttin g , b e n d in g , f o r m i n g , s h a p i n g , f it t in g , a n d a s s e m b l i n g ; a n d i n s t a l lin g s h e e t m e t a l a r t i c l e s a s r e q u i r e d . In g e n e r a l , th e w o r k o f th e m a in t e n a n c e s h e e t - m e t a l w o r k e r r e q u i r e s
ro u n d e d t r a i n i n g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t
t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .
T O O L A N D D IE M A K E R
(D ie m a k e r ; j i g m a k e r ; to o l m a k e r ; f i x t u r e m a k e r ; g a g e m a k e r )
C o n s t r u c t s a n d r e p a i r s m a c h in e - s h o p t o o l s , g a g e s , j i g s , f i x t u r e s o r d i e s f o r f o r g i n g s ,
p u n c h in g , a n d o th e r m e t a l - f o r m i n g w o r k .
W o rk in v o l v e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g : P la n n in g an d
la y in g o u t o f w o r k f r o m m o d e l s , b l u e p r i n t s , d r a w i n g s , o r o th e r o r a l a n d w r it t e n s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ;

u s in g a v a r i e t y o f to o l an d d ie m a k e r 's h a n d to o ls a n d p r e c i s i o n m e a s u r i n g in s t r u m e n t s ; u n d e r ­
s t a n d in g o f th e w o r k in g p r o p e r t i e s of c o m m o n m e t a l s a n d a l l o y s ; s e t t in g u p a n d o p e r a t in g of
m a c h in e t o o l s a n d r e l a t e d e q u ip m e n t ; m a k in g n e c e s s a r y s h o p c o m p u t a t io n s r e la t in g to d im e n s io n s
o f w o r k , s p e e d s , f e e d s , a n d to o lin g o f m a c h in e s ; h e a t - t r e a t i n g o f m e t a l p a r t s d u r in g f a b r ic a t io n
a s w e ll a s o f f in is h e d t o o l s a n d d i e s to a c h ie v e r e q u i r e d q u a l i t i e s ; w o r k in g to c l o s e t o l e r a n c e s ;
f it t in g a n d a s s e m b l i n g o f p a r t s to p r e s c r i b e d t o l e r a n c e s a n d a ll o w a n c e s ; a n d s e l e c t i n g a p p r o p r ia t e
m a t e r i a l s , t o o l s , a n d p r o c e s s e s . In g e n e r a l , th e to o l a n d d ie m a k e r 's w o r k r e q u i r e s a ro u n d e d
t r a i n in g in m a c h in e - s h o p a n d t o o l r o o m p r a c t i c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t ic e s h ip
o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .
F o r c r o s s - in d u s t r y w age stu d y p u r p o s e s ,
s h o p s a r e e x c lu d e d f r o m t h is c l a s s i f i c a t i o n .

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CUSTODIAL AND MATERIAL MOVEMENT
S H I P P I N G A N D R E C E I V IN G C L E R K

G U A RD AN D W ATCHM AN
G u a r d . P e r f o r m s r o u t in e p o l i c e d u t i e s , e i t h e r a t f ix e d p o s t o r on t o u r , m a in ta in in g
o r d e r , u s in g a r m s o r f o r c e w h e r e n e c e s s a r y .
I n c l u d e s g a t e m e n w h o a r e s t a t io n e d a t g a te
a n d c h e c k on id e n tity o f e m p l o y e e s a n d o th e r p e r s o n s e n t e r in g .
W a tc h m a n . M a k e s r o u n d s o f p r e m i s e s p e r i o d i c a l l y in p r o t e c t in g p r o p e r t y a g a i n s t f i r e ,
th e ft, a n d i l l e g a l e n tr y .
JA N I T O R ,

PO RTER,

OR C LE A N E R

P r e p a r e s m e r c h a n d i s e f o r s h i p m e n t , o r r e c e i v e s a n d i s r e s p o n s i b l e f o r in c o m in g s h i p ­
m e n t s o f m e r c h a n d i s e o r o th e r m a t e r i a l s .
S h ip p in g w o r k i n v o l v e s : A k n o w le d g e o f sh ip p in g
p r o c e d u r e s , p r a c t i c e s , r o u t e s , a v a ila b le m e a n s o f t r a n s p o r t a t io n , and r a t e ; an d p r e p a r in g r e c ­
o r d s o f th e g o o d s s h ip p e d , m a k in g up b i l l s o f l a d i n g , p o s t in g w e ig h t a n d sh ip p in g c h a r g e s , a n d
k e e p in g a f i l e o f sh ip p in g r e c o r d s . M a y d i r e c t o r a s s i s t in p r e p a r i n g th e m e r c h a n d i s e fo r s h i p ­
m e n t.
R e c e iv in g w o r k i n v o l v e s : V e r if y i n g o r d i r e c t i n g o t h e r s in v e r i f y in g th e c o r r e c t n e s s o f
s h i p m e n t s a g a i n s t b i l l s o f la d i n g , i n v o i c e s , o r o th e r r e c o r d s ; c h e c k in g f o r s h o r t a g e s a n d r e je c t in g
d a m a g e d g o o d s ; r o u t in g m e r c h a n d i s e o r m a t e r i a l s to p r o p e r d e p a r t m e n t s ; a n d m a in t a in in g n e c e s ­
s a r y re c o r d s and f ile s .

(S w e e p e r; ch arw o m an ; ja n i t r e s s )
F o r w a ge stu d y p u r p o s e s ,
C l e a n s a n d k e e p s in a n o r d e r l y c o n d itio n f a c t o r y w o r k in g a r e a s a n d w a s h r o o m s , o r
p r e m i s e s o f a n o f f i c e , a p a r t m e n t h o u s e , o r c o m m e r c i a l o r o th e r e s t a b l i s h m e n t . D u t i e s in v o lv e
a c o m b in a t io n o f th e f o ll o w i n g : S w e e p in g , m o p p in g o r s c r u b b in g , a n d p o l is h i n g f l o o r s ; r e m o v in g
c h i p s , t r a s h , a n d o th e r r e f u s e ; d u s t in g e q u ip m e n t , f u r n i t u r e , o r f i x t u r e s ; p o l is h i n g m e t a l f i x t u r e s
o r t r i m m i n g s ; p r o v i d in g s u p p l i e s a n d m in o r m a in t e n a n c e s e r v i c e s ; a n d c l e a n in g l a v a t o r i e s , s h o w ­
e r s , a n d r e s t r o o m s . W o r k e r s w ho s p e c i a l i z e in w in d o w w a s h in g a r e e x c l u d e d .
LABO RER,

A w o r k e r e m p l o y e d in a w a r e h o u s e , m a n u f a c t u r i n g p la n t , s t o r e , o r o th e r e s t a b li s h m e n t
w h o s e d u t ie s in v o lv e o n e o r m o r e o f th e f o ll o w i n g : L o a d i n g a n d u n lo a d in g v a r i o u s m a t e r i a l s a n d
m e r c h a n d i s e o n o r f r o m f r e i g h t c a r s , t r u c k s , o r o th e r t r a n s p o r t i n g d e v i c e s ; u n p a c k in g , s h e lv in g ,
o r p l a c in g m a t e r i a l s o r m e r c h a n d i s e in p r o p e r s t o r a g e lo c a t i o n ; a n d t r a n s p o r t i n g m a t e r i a l s o r
m e r c h a n d i s e b y h a n d tr u c k , c a r , o r w h e e lb a r r o w . L o n g s h o r e m e n , w ho lo a d a n d u n lo a d s h i p s a r e
e x c lu d e d .

R e c e iv in g c l e r k
S h ip p in g c l e r k
S h ip p in g a n d r e c e i v i n g c l e r k

D r i v e s a t r u c k w ith in a c it y o r i n d u s t r i a l a r e a to t r a n s p o r t m a t e r i a l s , m e r c h a n d i s e ,
e q u ip m e n t , o r m e n b e t w e e n v a r i o u s t y p e s o f e s t a b l i s h m e n t s s u c h a s : M a n u fa c tu r in g p l a n t s , f r e ig h t
d e p o t s , w a r e h o u s e s , w h o l e s a le a n d r e t a i l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s , o r b e t w e e n r e t a i l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s a n d
c u s t o m e r s ' h o u s e s o r p l a c e s o f b u s i n e s s . M a y a l s o lo a d o r u n lo a d t r u c k w ith o r w ith o u t h e l p e r s ,
m a k e m i n o r m e c h a n ic a l r e p a i r s , a n d k e e p t r u c k in g o o d w o r k in g o r d e r .
D r iv e r - s a l e s m e n and
o v e r - th e -r o a d d r iv e r s a r e e x c lu d e d .
F o r w a g e s t u d y p u r p o s e s , t r u c k d r i v e r s a r e c l a s s i f i e d b y s i z e a n d ty p e o f e q u ip m e n t ,
a s fo llo w s :
( T r a c t o r - t r a i l e r s h o u ld b e r a t e d on th e b a s i s o f t r a i l e r c a p a c it y .)

F IL L E R

(O rd e r p ic k e r; sto c k s e le c to r ; w a re h o u se

st o c k m a n )

F i l l s sh ip p in g o r t r a n s f e r o r d e r s f o r f in is h e d g o o d s f r o m s t o r e d m e r c h a n d i s e in a c c o r d ­
a n c e w ith s p e c i f i c a t i o n s on s a l e s s l i p s , c u s t o m e r s ' o r d e r s , o r o th e r i n s t r u c t i o n s . M a y , in a d d i t i o n
to f i l l i n g o r d e r s a n d in d ic a t in g i t e m s f i l l e d o r o m i t t e d , k e e p r e c o r d s o f o u tg o in g o r d e r s , r e q u i ­
s i t i o n a d d it io n a l s t o c k o r r e p o r t s h o r t s u p p l i e s to s u p e r v i s o r , a n d p e r f o r m o th e r r e l a t e d d u t ie s .

T r u c k d r i v e r (c o m b in a t io n o f s i z e s l i s t e d s e p a r a t e l y )
T r u c k d r i v e r , lig lrt (u n d e r IV 2 to n s )
T r u c k d r i v e r , m e d iu m ( 1 V2 to a n d in c lu d in g 4 to n s )
T r u c k d r i v e r , h e a v y ( o v e r 4 t o n s , t r a i l e r ty p e )
T r u c k d r i v e r , h e a v y ( o v e r 4 t o n s , o th e r th a n t r a i l e r ty p e )

TRUCKER,
PACKER,

c l a s s i f i e d a s fo ll o w s :

T R U C K D R IV E R

M A T E R I A L H A N D L IN G

( L o a d e r a n d u n lo a d e r ; h a n d le r a n d s t a c k e r ; s h e l v e r ; t r u c k e r ; s t o c k m a n o r s t o c k h e l p e r ; w a r e ­
h o u se m a n o r w a re h o u se h e lp e r)

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PO W ER

S H IP P IN G

P r e p a r e s f in is h e d p r o d u c t s f o r s h ip m e n t o r s t o r a g e b y p l a c in g th e m in s h ip p in g c o n ­
t a i n e r s , th e s p e c i f i c o p e r a t io n s p e r f o r m e d b e in g d e p e n d e n t u p o n th e t y p e , s i z e , a n d n u m b e r o f
u n it s to b e p a c k e d , th e ty p e o f c o n t a i n e r e m p l o y e d , a n d m e th o d o f s h ip m e n t . W o rk r e q u i r e s th e
p l a c in g o f i t e m s in sh ip p in g c o n t a i n e r s a n d m a y in v o lv e o n e o r m o r e o f th e f o llo w in g : K n o w l­
e d g e o f v a r i o u s i t e m s o f s t o c k in o r d e r to v e r i f y c o n te n t; s e l e c t i o n o f a p p r o p r i a t e ty p e a n d s i z e
o f c o n t a i n e r ; i n s e r t i n g e n c l o s u r e s in c o n t a i n e r ; u s in g e x c e l s i o r o r o th e r m a t e r i a l to p r e v e n t
b r e a k a g e o r d a m a g e ; c l o s i n g a n d s e a l i n g c o n t a i n e r ; a n d a p p ly in g l a b e l s o r e n t e r in g id e n tify in g
d a t a o n c o n t a i n e r . P a c k e r s w h o a l s o m a k e w o o d e n b o x e s o r c r a t e s a r e e x c lu d e d .




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F o r w a g e s t u d y p u r p o s e s , w o r k e r s a r e c l a s s i f i e d b y ty p e o f t r u c k , a s fo ll o w s :
T ru ck er,
T ru ck er,

p o w e r ( f o r k l if t )
p o w e r ( o th e r th a n f o r k l if t )

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A l i s t of the l a t e s t a v a i l a b l e b u l l e t i n s i s p r e s e n t e d b e lo w . A d i r e c t o r y of a r e a w a g e s t u d i e s in c lu d in g m o r e l i m i t e d s t u d i e s c o n d u c te d at the
r e q u e s t of the W a ge an d H o u r and P u b l i c C o n t r a c t s D i v i s i o n s of the D e p a r t m e n t of L a b o r i s a v a i l a b l e on r e q u e s t . B u l l e t i n s m a y b e p u r c h a s e d f r o m
the S u p e r i n t e n d e n t of D o c u m e n t s , U .S . G o v e r n m e n t P r i n t i n g O f f i c e , W a s h in g to n , D . C . , 204 0 2 , o r f r o m an y of the B L S r e g i o n a l s a l e s o f f i c e s shown on
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A rea
A k ro n , Ohio, J u l y 1969 1______________ __________________
A lbany— c h e n e c t a d y - T r o y , N . Y . , F e b . 1970___________
S
A l b u q u e r q u e , N. M e x . , A p r . 1969---------------------------A lle n to w n — e t h l e h e m — a s t o n , P a . — . J . , M a y 1969____
B
E
N
A t l a n t a , G a . , M a y 1 9 6 9 --------------------------------------------B a l t i m o r e , M d . , A ug. 1969______________________________
B e a u m o n t — o r t A r t h u i — r a n g e , T e x . , M a y 1969 1____
P
O
B i n g h a m to n , N . Y . , J u l y 1969 ------------------------------------B i r m i n g h a m , A l a . , A p r . 1969 1_________________________
B o i s e C ity , Idaho, N ov. 1969____________________________
B o s t o n , M a s s . , A u g . 1969 ______________________________
B u f f a l o , N . Y . , Oct. 1969_________________________________
B u r l i n g t o n , V t . , M a r . 1969 1 ____________________________
C an to n , Ohio, M a y 1 9 6 9 _________________________________
C h a r l e s t o n , W. V a . , A p r . 1 9 6 9 ---------------------------------C h a r l o t t e , N . C . , M a r . 1969_____________________________
C h a t t a n o o g a , T e n n . - G a . , S e p t . 1969--------------------------C h i c a g o , 111., A p r . 1969 1 -----------------------------------------Cincinnati., Ohio— y .—I n d ., F e b . 1970-----------------------K
C l e v e l a n d , Ohio, S e p t . 1969-------------------------------------C o l u m b u s , O hio, O c t. 1969 _____________________________
D a l l a s , T e x . , O ct. 1969— ----------------------------------------D a v e n p o r t — o c k I s l a n d — o l in e , Iow a—
R
M
111.,
O ct. 1969 1_______________________________________________
D ay ton , O h io, D e c . 1969________________________________
D e n v e r , C o l o . , D e c . 1969 1 _____________________________
D e s M o i n e s , Iow a, M a r . 1969___________________________
D e t r o i t , M i c h ., J a n . 1969 1 ______________-_______________
F o r t W orth, T e x . , O ct. 1969____________________________
G r e e n B a y , W i s . , J u l y 1969_____________________________
G r e e n v i l l e , S . C . , M a y 1969 1------------------------------------H o u st o n , T e x . , M a y 1969 1______________________________
I n d i a n a p o l i s , Ind., Oct. 1969------------------------------------J a c k s o n , M i s s . , J a n . 1970----------------------------------------J a c k s o n v i l l e , F l a . , D e c . 1969___________________________
K a n s a s C ity , M o.— a n s ., S e p t. 1969-------------------------K
L a w r e n c e — a v e r h i l l , M a s s . — .H ., J u n e 1 9 6 9 ------------H
N
L i t t l e R o c k — o r th L i t t l e R o c k , A r k . , J u l y 1969 ______ N
L o s A n g e l e s —L o n g B e a c h and A n a h e i m — a n t a A n a S
G a r d e n G r o v e , C a l i f . , M a r . 1969 1 ___________________
L o u i s v i l l e , K y .—
Ind., Nov. 1969 1-------------------------------L u b b o c k , T e x . , M a r . 1970 1--------------------------------------M a n c h e s t e r , N .H ., J u l y 1969____________________________
M e m p h i s , T e n n .— r k . , Nov. 1969 1_____________________
A
M i a m i , F l a . , N ov. 1969_________________________________
M id la n d and O d e s s a , T e x . , J a n . 1970 1----------------------M i l w a u k e e , W i s ., A p r . 1969_____________________________
M in n eap olis—
St. P a u l , M in n ., J a n . 1970 1______________

B u lletin num ber
and p r i c e
1625-89.
1660-51,
1625-67,
1625-86,
1625-77,
1660-11,
1625-75,
1660-5,
1625-65,
1660-34,
1660-16,
1660-29,
1625-54,
1625-73,
1625-71,
1625-61,
1660-9,
1625-82,
1660-49,
1660-22,
1660-27,
1660-23,

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] 660-20,
1660-37,
1660-41,
1625-62,
1625-58,
1660-18,
1660-8,
1625-70,
1625-83,
1660- 25,
1 660-39,
1660-35,
1660-10,
1625-79,
1660-2,

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1625-78,
1660-28,
1660-50,
1660-3,
16 6 0 -3 1,
1660-32,
1660-44,
1625-66,
1660-46,

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A rea
M u s k e g o n - M u s k e g o n H e i g h t s , M i c h ., M a y 1 9 6 9 ________
N e w a r k and J e r s e y C i ty , N . J . , J a n . 1969______________
New H a v e n , C o n n . , J a n . 1970 1 _________________________
New O r l e a n s , L a . , J a n . 1970___________________________
New Y o r k , N . Y . , A p r . 1969--------------------------------------N o r f o l k — o r t s m o u t h an d N e w p o r t N e w s—
P
H a m p to n , V a . , J u n e 1968______________________________
O k l a h o m a C ity , O k l a . , J u l y 1969 1 ______________________
O m ah a, N ebr.—
Iow a, S e p t . 1969 ________________________
P a t e r s o r r - C l i f t o n — a s s a i c , N . J . , M a y 1969 _____________
P
P h i l a d e l p h i a , P a . — . J . , Nov. 1969 1 ____________________
N
P h o e n i x , A r i z . , M a r . 1969______________________________
P i t t s b u r g h , P a . , J an. 1969______________________________
P o r t l a n d , M a i n e , Nov. 1969 1 ___________________________
P o r t l a n d , O r e g . — a s h . , M a y 1969______________________
W
P r o v i d e n c e — a w t u c k e t — a rw ic k , R .I.— a s s . ,
P
W
M
M a y 1969 1 -------------------------------------------------------------R a l e i g h , N . C . , Aug. 1969------------------------------------------R i c h m o n d , V a . , M a r . 1969______________________________
R o c h e s t e r , N .Y . (o f f ic e o c c u p a t i o n s only),
J u l y 1969---------------------------------------------------------------R o c k f o r d , 111., M a y 1 9 6 9 ________________________________
St. L o u i s , Mo.—111., M a r . 1969 1 ________________________
S a l t L a k e C ity , U tah, Nov. 1969 1 ______________________
S a n An ton io, T e x . , J u n e 1969 1 _________________________
S a n B e r n a r d i n o — i v e r s i d e — n t a r io , C a l i f . ,
R
O
D e c . 1 9 6 9 --------------------------------------------------------------S a n D ie g o , C a l i f . , Nov. 1969 1 ___________________________
S a n F r a n c i s c c r - O a k l a n d , C a l i f . , O ct. 1969 1 _____________
S a n J o s e , C a l i f . , S e p t . 1969 1 _________________________ _
S a v a n n a h , G a . , M a y 1969________________________________
S c r a n t o n , P a . , J u l y 1969------------------------------------------S e a t t l e —E v e r e t t , W a s h . , J a n . 1970_____________________
S i o u x F a l l s , S. D a k . , S e p t . 1969________________________
South B e n d , I n d ., M a r . 1969_____________________________
S p o k a n e , W a s h . , J u n e 1 9 6 9 _____________________________
S y r a c u s e , N . Y . , J u l y 1969---------------------------------------Tam pa—
St. P e t e r s b u r g , F l a . , A u g. * 9 6 9 1 ______________
T o l e d o , Ohio— i c h . , F e b . 1969 1 ________________________
M
T r e n t o n , N . J . , S e p t . 1969-----------------------------------------U tic a —R o m e , N .Y ., J u l y 1969-----------------------------------W a sh in g to n , D .C .—
Md.—V a . , S e p t . 1969 1 ________________
W a t e r b u r y , C o n n . , M a r . 1969___________________________
W ate rl o o , Iow a, J an. 1970---------------------------------------W ic h ita, K a n s . , D e c . 1 9 6 8 ______________________________
W o r c e s t e r , M a s s . , M ay 1969-----------------------------------Y o r k , P a . , F e b . 1969____________________________________
Y ou ng stow n — a r r e n , Ohio, Nov. 1969 1 ________________
W

B u lletin num ber
and p r i c e
1625-80,
1625-46,
1660-40,
1660-42,
1625-88,

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60 c e n t s

1575-85,
1660- 17,
1660-12,
1625-87,
1660-48,
1625-60,
1625-59,
1660-26,
1625-76,

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30 c e n t s
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35 c e n ts
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1625-74,
1660-6,
1625-69,

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30 c e n ts
30 c e n ts

1660-4,
1625-72,
1625-64,
1660-30,
1625-85,

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1660-43,
1660-36,
1660-33,
1660-24,
1625-68,
1660-15,
1660-52,
1660- 14,
1625-55,
1625-81,
1660-13,
1660-7,
1625-57,
1660-21,
1660-1,
1660-19,
1625-50,
l6bU-4t>,
1625-41,
1625-84,
1625-52,
1660-38,

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