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Area Wage Survey
Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas,
Metropolitan Area, October 1976
Bulletin 1900-63
U.S. Department of Labor
Bureau of Labor Statistics




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Preface
T h is b u lle tin p r o v id e s r e s u lt s o f an O c t o b e r 1976 s u r v e y
o f o c c u p a t io n a l e a r n in g s in th e D a lla s —F o r t W o r th , T e x a s , S ta n ­
d a r d M e t r o p o lit a n S t a t is t ic a l A r e a ( C o llin , D a lla s , D en ton , E l l i s ,
H o o d , J o h n s o n , K a u fm a n , P a r k e r , R o c k w a ll, T a r r a n t , and W is e
C o u n t ie s , T e x .) ,
T h e s u r v e y w a s m a d e a s p a r t o f th e B u rea u
o f L a b o r S t a t is t ic s ' a n n u a l a r e a w a g e s u r v e y p r o g r a m , w h ich is
d e s ig n e d to y ie ld data f o r in d iv id u a l m e t r o p o lit a n a r e a s a s w e ll a s
n a t io n a l and r e g io n a l e s t im a t e s f o r a ll S ta n d a rd M e t r o p o lit a n S ta ­
t i s t i c a l A r e a s in the U n ited S t a te s , e x c lu d in g A la s k a and H a w a ii.
A m a j o r c o n s i d e r a t i o n in th e a r e a w a g e s u r v e y p r o g r a m
is th e n e e d to d e s c r i b e th e l e v e l and m o v e m e n t o f w a g e s in a
v a r i e t y o f la b o r m a r k e t s , th ro u g h the a n a ly s is o f ( 1) the le v e l
and d is t r ib u t io n o f w a g e s b y o c c u p a t io n , and (2 ) the m o v e m e n t
o f w a g e s b y o c c u p a t io n a l c a t e g o r y and s k ill l e v e l . T h e p r o g r a m
d e v e lo p s in fo r m a t io n th at m a y b e u s e d f o r m a n y p u r p o s e s , in ­
c lu d in g w a g e and s a la r y a d m in is t r a t io n , c o l l e c t i v e b a r g a in in g ,
and a s s i s t a n c e in d e t e r m in in g p la n t lo c a t io n . S u r v e y r e s u lt s a ls o
a r e u s e d b y the U .S . D e p a r t m e n t o f L a b o r to m a k e w a g e d e t e r ­
m in a tio n s u n d e r th e S e r v i c e C o n t r a c t A c t o f 1965.
C u r r e n t ly , 84 a r e a s a r e in c lu d e d in th e p r o g r a m . (S ee
l i s t o f a r e a s on in s id e b a c k c o v e r . )
In e a c h a r e a , o c c u p a t io n a l
e a r n in g s da ta a r e c o l l e c t e d a n n u a lly .
I n fo r m a tio n on e s t a b l i s h ­
m e n t p r a c t i c e s and s u p p le m e n t a r y w a g e b e n e fit s is o b ta in e d e v e r y
t h ir d y e a r .

been

E a c h y e a r a ft e r a ll in d iv id u a l a r e a w a g e s u r v e y s h a v e
c o m p le t e d , tw o s u m m a r y b u lle tin s a r e is s u e d .
The fir s t




b r in g s t o g e t h e r da ta f o r e a c h m e t r o p o lit a n a r e a s u r v e y e d ; the
s e c o n d p r e s e n t s n a t io n a l and r e g io n a l e s t im a t e s , p r o je c t e d f r o m
in d iv id u a l m e t r o p o lit a n a r e a d a ta .
T h e D a lla s —F o r t W o r th s u r v e y w a s c o n d u c te d b y the
B u r e a u 's r e g io n a l o f f i c e in D a lla s , T e x ., u n d e r the g e n e r a l d i r e c ­
tio n o f B oy d B . O 'N e a l, A s s is t a n t R e g io n a l C o m m i s s i o n e r f o r
O p e r a t io n s . T h e s u r v e y c o u ld n o t h a v e b e e n a c c o m p lis h e d w ith ou t
the c o o p e r a t io n o f the m a n y f i r m s w h o s e w a g e and s a la r y data
p r o v id e d the b a s is f o r the s t a t is t ic a l in fo r m a t io n in th is b u lle tin .
T h e B u re a u w is h e s to e x p r e s s s in c e r e a p p r e c ia t io n f o r the c o ­
o p e r a t io n r e c e i v e d .

Note:
R e p o r t s on o c c u p a t io n a l e a r n in g s and s u p p le m e n t a r y w a ge
p r o v is io n s in the D a lla s —F o r t W o r th a r e a a r e a v a ila b le f o r the
w o m e n 's and m i s s e s ' d r e s s e s (A u g u s t 1 9 7 4), m a c h in e r y (Ja n u ­
a r y 1975), e l e c t r i c a l a p p lia n c e r e p a ir (N o v e m b e r 1 9 7 5), h o s p it a ls
(A u g u s t 1975); and on o c c u p a t io n a l e a r n in g s o n ly f o r the m o v in g
and s t o r a g e ( O c t o b e r 1976), and la u n d r y and d r y c le a n in g ( O c t o ­
b e r 1976) i n d u s t r ie s .
A l s o a v a ila b le f o r the D a lla s — o r t W o rth
F
a r e a a r e lis t in g s o f u n io n w a g e r a te s f o r b u ild in g t r a d e s , p rin tin g
t r a d e s , l o c a l - t r a n s i t o p e r a t in g e m p lo y e e s , l o c a l t r u c k d r iv e r s and
h e l p e r s , and g r o c e r y s t o r e e m p lo y e e s . F r e e c o p i e s o f t h e s e a re
a v a ila b le f r o m the B u r e a u 's r e g io n a l o f f i c e s .
(S e e b a c k c o v e r
fo r a d d r e s s e s .)

Area W age Survey:

Bulletin 1900-63

J a n u a ry 1977

D a lla s -F o r t W o r th , T e x a s ,
U.S. D E P A R T M E N T O F L A B O R , W . J. U sery, J r., S e cretary
B U R E A U O F L A B O R S T A T IS T IC S , J u liu s S h is k in , C o m m issio n e r

M e tro p o lita n A re a
O cto b er 1976

Contents
In tro d u ctio n ________________________________________

Page

Page
2

T ab le s— C on tin ued
A.

T a b le s :
A.

E a r n in g s :
A -l.
W e e k ly e a r n in g s o f o f f i c e
• w o rk e rs ______________________________ 3
A - l a . W e e k ly e a rn in g s o f o f f ic e
w o r k e r s — r g e e s ta b lis h m e n ts ____ 7
la
A -2 .
W e e k ly e a rn in g s o f p r o f e s s io n a l
and t e c h n ic a l w o r k e r s --------------------- 10
A - 2 a . W e e k ly e a rn in g s o f p r o f e s s io n a l
and t e c h n ic a l w o r k e r s — r g e
la
e s t a b lis h m e n t s ______________________ 12
A -3 .
A v e r a g e w e e k ly e a rn in g s o f o f f i c e ,
p r o f e s s i o n a l , and t e c h n ic a l
w o r k e r s , b y s e x ____________________ 14
A - 3 a . A v e r a g e w e e k ly e a rn in g s o f o f f i c e ,
p r o f e s s i o n a l , and t e c h n ic a l
w o r k e r s , by sex— rg e
la
e s t a b lis h m e n t s ______________________ 16
A -4 .
H o u rly e a rn in g s o f m a in te n a n ce ,
t o o l r o o m , and p o w e rp la n t
w o r k e r s ______________________________ 18
A - 4 a . H o u r ly e a rn in g s o f m a in te n a n c e ,
t o o l r o o m , and p o w e rp la n t
w o r k e r s —la r g e e s ta b lis h m e n ts ____19
A -5 .
H o u r ly e a rn in g s o f m a t e r ia l
m o v e m e n t and c u s t o d ia l
w o r k e r s _______________________________20




E a rn in g s — C on tin u ed
A - 5 a . H o u r ly e a rn in g s o f m a t e r ia l
m o v e m e n t and c u s t o d ia l
w o r k e r s —la r g e
e s t a b lis h m e n t s _____________________
A - 6.
A v e r a g e h o u r ly e a rn in g s o f
m a in te n a n c e , t o o l r o o m ,
p o w e r p la n t, m a t e r ia l
m o v e m e n t, and c u s t o d ia l
w o r k e r s , b y s e x ___________________
A - 6a. A v e r a g e h o u r ly e a rn in g s o f
m a in te n a n c e , t o o l r o o m ,
p o w

A -7 .

A p p e n d ix A .
A p p en d ix B .

e r p l a n t ,

m

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24

a t e r i a l

m o v e m e n t, and c u s t o d ia l
w o r k e r s , b y sex —la r g e
e s t a b lis h m e n t s _____________________
P e r c e n t in c r e a s e s in a v e r a g e
h o u r ly e a rn in g s fo r s e le c t e d
o c c u p a t io n a l g r o u p s , a d ju s te d
f o r e m p lo y m e n t s h ift s _____________

27

S co p e and m eth od
o f s u r v e y ------O c c u p a tio n a l d e s c r i p t i o n s --------------

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Introduction
T h is a r e a is 1 o f 84 in w h ic 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 re a u o f L a b o r S t a t is t ic s
c o n d u c t s s u r v e y s o f o c c u p a t io n a l e a r n in g s and r e ­
la t e d b e n e f it s .
In th is a r e a , da ta w e r e o b ta in e d b y
a c o m b in a t io n o f p e r s o n a l v i s i t , m a il q u e s t io n n a ir e ,
a n d te le p h o n e in t e r v ie w .
R e p r e s e n t a t iv e e s t a b l i s h ­
m e n ts w ith in s ix b r o a d in d u s t r y d iv is io n s w e r e c o n ­
ta cted :
M a n u fa c tu r in g ; 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 t h e r p u b lic u t ilit ie s ; w h o l e 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 ic e s .
M a jo r in d u s t r y g r o u p s e x c lu d e d f r o m
th ese
s tu d ie s a r e g o v e r n m e n t o p e r a t io n s and th e
c o n s t r u c t io n and e x t r a c t iv e in d u s t r ie s .
E s t a b lis h ­
m e n ts h a v in g f e w e r than a p r e s c r i b e d n u m b e r o f
w o r k e r s a r e o m it t e d b e c a u s e o f in s u f fic ie n t e m p l o y ­
m e n t i n th e o c c u p a t i o n s s t u d i e d .
S e p a r a t e
t a b u l a ­
t io n s a r e p r o v id e d f o r e a c h o f the b r o a d in d u s t r y
d iv is io n s w h ic h m e e t p u b lic a t io n c r i t e r i a .

( c ) m a in te n a n c e , t o o l r o o m , and p o w e r p la n t , and (d)
m a t e r ia l m o v e m e n t and c u s t o d ia l.
In th e 31 l a r g e s t
s u r v e y a r e a s , ta b le s A - l a th r o u g h A - 6 a p r o v id e
s i m i l a r da ta f o r e s t a b lis h m e n t s e m p lo y in g 500 w o r k ­
ers or m ore.
T a b le A - 7 p r o v id e s p e r c e n t c h a n g e s in a v ­
e r a g e h o u r ly e a r n in g s o f o f f i c e c l e r i c a l w o r k e r s ,
e l e c t r o n i c d a ta p r o c e s s i n g
w o r k e r s , in d u s t r ia l
n u rses,
s k ille d m a in te n a n c e t r a d e s w o r k e r s , and
u n s k ille d p la n t w o r k e r s .
W h e r e p o s s i b l e , d a ta a r e
p r e s e n t e d f o r a ll in d u s t r ie s , m a n u fa c tu r in g , and
n o n m a n u fa c t u r in g .
T h is ta b le p r o v id e s a m e a s u r e o f
w a g e tr e n d s a f t e r e lim in a t io n o f c h a n g e s in a v e r a g e
e a r n in g s c a u s e d b y e m p lo y m e n t s h ift s a m o n g e s t a b ­
lis h m e n t s a s w e ll a s t u r n o v e r o f e s t a b lis h m e n t s i n ­
c lu d e d in s u r v e y s a m p le s .
F o r f u r t h e r d e t a ils , s e e
a p p e n d ix A .
A p p e n d ix e s

A - s e r i e s ta b le s
A p p e n d ix A d e s c r i b e s the m e th o d s a n d c o n ­
c e p t s u s e d in the a r e a w a g e s u r v e y p r o g r a m and
p r o v id e s in fo r m a t io n on th e s c o p e o f th e s u r v e y .

T a b le s A - 1 th r o u g h A - 6 p r o v id e e s t im a t e s
o f s t r a ig h t - t im e w e e k ly o r h o u r ly e a r n in g s f o r w o r k ­
e r s in o c c u p a t io n s 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 in g and n o n m a n u fa c t u r in g in d u s t r ie s .
O ccu p a­
t io n s w e r e s e l e c t e d f r o m the fo llo w in g c a t e g o r i e s :
(a ) O f f ic e c l e r i c a l , (b) p r o f e s s i o n a l a n d t e c h n ic a l,

A p p e n d ix B p r o v i d e s jo b d e s c r i p t i o n s u s 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 to c l a s s i f y w o r k e r s b y
o c c u p a t io n .

2

A.

Earnings

Table A-1. W e e kly e a rn in g s o f o ffic e w o rk e rs in D allas—Fort W o rth , T e x., O ctober 1976
N u m ber o f w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t-t im e w e e k ly e a r n in g s o f—

O c c u p a tio n

and

in d u s tr y d iv is io n

Number
of
workers

A verag e
w eek ly
h o u is1
(standard'

S

S
80

M ean ^

M edian 2

M id d le range *

S

s
90

no

100

S

S

S
120

130

S
140

S
150

S
160

S
170

$
180

S

1
190

200

S

210

S
220

S

230

■s—

s
240

250

S

260

1 ------280

and

300
and

under
90

100

no

120

49
-

150

19Q

160

170

744

1002
374

977

264

295

274

177

185

104

77

480

628

682

473

305

275

147

171

53

47

55

31

56

230
37

23

87

95

34

21

130

140

116

243

465

20
96

35

95

162

208

370

515

12

16

10

14

31

180

200

210

300

ov er

178

127

86
92

10
117

n o
29

49

38

70

31

30
5

28

36

4 1

16

9

2

7

8

4

12

2

2

4 3

3

1

5

7

7

220

230

240

250

-2 6 0

280

334

224

306

196

246

135

96

157

74

100
52

89

33

33

21

14

ALL WORKERS
$

$

S E C R E T A R I E S -------------- -- --------------------------------------------------

3 9 .5

$
1 8 3 .5 0

$

7 ,6 8 3

1 7 3 .5 0

1 5 5 .5 0 -2 0 5 .0 0

-

—

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

2 ,5 7 5

4 0 .0

1 9 0 .5 6

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

-

-

--------------— -------------------- --

5 ,1 0 8

3 9 .5

1 8 0 .0 0

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

1 5 0 .0 0 -2 0 0 .5 0

•

-

699

4 0 .0

2 1 7 .5 0

2 1 8 .0 0

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

-

-

49
—

-

—

6

65

36

107

52

4

16

20
37

39

—

11
19

67

54

69

75

65

62

58

manufacturing

nonm anufacturing

PUBLIC UTILITIES -------------------------------------WHOLESALE TRADE ----------------------------------------RETAIL TRADE ------------------------------------------------FINANCE
SERVICES ------------------------------------------------------------SECRETARIES, CLASS A
manufacturing

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

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n on m an ufacturing

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WHOLESALE TRADE ---------------------------------------RETAIL TRADE ------------------------------------------------FINANCE -----------------------------------------------------------—
SERVICES ------------------------------------------------------------SECRETARIES, CLASS
manufacturing

PUBLIC

B

482

460

4 0 .0

2 0 2 .0 0

1 9 8 .5 0

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

-

580

4 0 .0

1 7 5 .5 0

1 7 2 .0 0

1 5 0 .0 0 -1 9 4 .5 0

•

1 ,9 0 9

3 9 .5

1 6 3 .5 0

1 6 1 .0 0

1 4 4 .0 0 -1 8 0 .0 0

-

-

42

4 2

135

217

202

219

303

265

184

134

54

43

20
34

1 ,1 0 7

3 9 .5

1 7 1 .5 0

1 6 7 .0 0

1 4 9 .5 0 -1 8 4 .0 0

-

-

3

20

27

86

176

94

159

198

120

43

44

34

37

4

25

15

10
16

15
-

6
-

488

3 9 .5

2 1 2 .5 0

2 0 7 .0 0

159

4 0 .0
3 9 .5

2 0 7 .5 0

2 0 5 .0 0

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

-

-

-

-

2

4
•

329

2 1 4 .5 0

2 1 1 .5 0

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

-

-

—

57

3 9 .5

2 1 7 .5 0

2 0 7 .0 0

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

-

-

—

—
-

2
-

4
-

66

4 0 .0

2 0 1 .0 0

2 0 3 .5 0

1 6 2 .0 0 -2 3 2 .0 0

-

•

—

-

2

2

85

3 9 .0
3 9 .5

2 0 3 .0 0

1 9 5 .5 0

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

-

-

-

••

-

2

2 2 1 .0 0

2 2 4 .5 0

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

-

-

-

-

-

-

82

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

1 ,9 3 8
722

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

3 9 .S

1 9 1 .0 0

1 8 4 .0 0

1 6 7 .0 0 -2 0 7 .0 0

...

..

4 0 .0

1 9 5 .0 0

1 8 9 .5 0

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

—

—

—

1 8 0 .5 0

1 6 6 .0 0 -2 0 7 .0 0

-

-

—

20
—

2 3 0 .0 0

2 3 1 .0 0

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

-

—

-

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

1 ,2 1 6

3 9 .5

1 8 9 .0 0

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

162

4 0 .0

u t il itie s

747

813

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

n on m anufacturing

677

31

28

40

62

22

3

4

29

25

34

24

1

i2

6

2

3

4

10
4

12
28
-

28

25
-

7

7

18

22

2

9

5

2

12

7

-

9

2

314

275

51

53

11

16

19

35

34

-

20
—

10

-

17

5

3

-

2

8

6

-

1

25
-

51

16

15

28

8

16

16

31

1

1

15

15
.

15

16

3

8
•

4

7

1

4

1

5
—

5

2

1

2

2

2

5

7

-

40
5

71

97

124

126

38

29

79

29

36

41

99

127

165
71

187

22

97

48

15

8

17

11

61

4

11

49
•

68

88
-

136

215

148

94

48

55

21

18

18

30

25

12

13

18

6

90
17

78

-

35
-

18

14

3

7

26

15

-

-

7

2

18

12

27

34

12

3

2

11

4

3

2

9

16

16
18

16

-

28

17

24

19

8

7

2

2

2

2

1

3

2

3

20

4

177

4

63

5

63

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

171

4 0 .0

2 1 1 .0 0

2 0 6 .0 0

1 8 2 .0 0 -2 2 5 .5 0

RETAIL TRADE -------------------------------------------------F I N A N C E ---------------------------------------------------- ----------SERVICES -------------------------------------------------------------

156

4 0 .0

1 8 6 .0 0

1 8 2 .0 0

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

—
-

-

—

-

531

1 7 1 .0 0
1 8 7 .0 0

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

1 5 2 .0 0 -1 8 7 ,0 0

-

-

-

-

35

44

43

54

81

106

51

41

21

18

24

5

196

3 9 .0
3 9 .5

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

-

-

-

—

-

3

5

17

15

52

44

11

6

14

-

27

-

SECRETARIES, CLASS C ----------------------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------PUBLIC UTILITIES --------------WHOLESALE TRADE ---------------RETAIL T R A D E --------------- ---FINANCE ---------------------------------------------------------------SERVICES -------------------------------------------------------------

2 ,5 7 2

3 9 .5

1 8 5 .5 0

1 7 7 .0 0

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

•

•

109

399

319

289

89

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

-

-

7

16

112

138

1 5 4 .0 0 -2 0 2 .5 0

8

27

49

93

176

123

64

48

4

15

9

11

15

16

44

26

21
23

29

1 8 5 .0 0

—

51

2 0 7 .0 0 -2 5 8 .5 0

—

-

181

2 3 4 .0 0

—

40
95

38

1 7 7 .5 0

95
194

25

3 9 .5

—
-

60
27

1 ,5 9 6

221
178

70
19

86

1 7 7 .0 0

220
72

135

1 8 9 .5 0

210
34

235

4 0 .0

27
-

56

976

8
—

10
-

wholesale

trade

81

34

36

10

..

2

-

128
104

53

57
3

3

33

24

31

54

19

19

11

16

41

8

2

4

11

3

7
-

1

3

11
•

11

2

3

1

1

2

10

12

21

4 0 .0

1 9 9 .5 0

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

-

24

2

15

48

28

165

4 0 .0

1 6 1 .5 0

1 5 4 .5 0

1 3 5 .0 0 - 1 8 0 .0 0

-

-

4

14

13

19

17

20

18

8

22

15

2

5
•

685

3 9 .0

1 6 6 .5 0

1 6 2 .5 0

1 4 9 .5 0 -1 8 4 .0 0

-

4

85

108

80

94

67

27

16

1 7 8 .0 0

1 7 2 .5 0

1 5 0 .0 0 -1 9 7 .5 0

-

33
3

82

4 0 .0

11
2

65

264

-

9

S3

12

22

36

39

25

22

14

20

-

SECRETARIES, CLASS D ----------------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------------- — -------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G ------------------------------------------PUBLIC UTILITIES -------------------------------------WHOLESALE TRADE ---------------------------------------RETAIL T R A D E ---------------------------------------- -------FINANCE — — — — — — — — —

2 ,5 1 3

3 9 .5

1 6 8 .5 0

1 6 1 .0 0

1 4 4 ,0 0 -1 8 1 .5 0

354

372

269

58

79

47

92

56

81

lol

88
28

42

STENOGRAPHERS, GENERAL ---- --------MANUFACTURING --------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G ---------- ------PUBLIC UTILITIES --------------WHOLESALE TRADE ---------------RETAIL TRADE —
— —
— —

494

22

.2 2

259

4 0 .0

1 8 3 .5 0
2 3 2 .5 0

223

57

336
89

42

34

26

31

61

46

41
-

68

119

221

247

253

101
271

111
33

227

78

24

53

31

10

39

10

12

21

16

10

10

23

19

22

17

9

16

60
4

16

12

2

8

10

63

13

33

5

1

25

46

11

22

30
8

3

12

15

1

6

2

-

-

—
.

•

•
•
•
•

-

-

-

S ee fo o t n o t e s

4 0 .0
3 9 .5

•

-■

1 6 3 .0 0

1 5 7 .5 0

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

-

-

1 8 9 .0 0

1 7 8 .5 0

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

-

-

1 7 6 .0 0

1 5 0 ,0 0 -2 1 8 .5 0

-

-

81

4 0 .0
3 9 .5

1 8 9 .0 0
1 6 1 .0 0

1 5 0 .0 0

1 4 4 .0 0 -1 7 0 .0 0

-

•

—
JD

3 9 .0

1 5 5 .5 0

1 5 6 .0 0

1 4 4 .0 0 -1 7 0 .0 0

-

-

1 ,4 0 9

4 0 .0

1 6 2 .0 0

1 5 7 .5 0

1 4 0 .0 0 -1 8 0 .5 0

4 0 .0
3 9 .5

1 7 7 .0 0

1 7 2 .0 0

1 5 5 .0 0 -1 9 8 .5 0

1 5 4 .5 0

1 4 9 .5 0

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

326

915
189

4 0 .0

1 6 9 .5 0

1 7 0 .5 0

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

324

4 0 .0

1 5 9 .0 0

1 5 6 .5 0

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

•
-

6

11

20

32

1

1

11

19

22

6

3

5

3

3

18

24

74

112

65

121

98

30

7

7

4

1

1

12

-

50

85

192

218

174

163

158

108

72

56

70

15

4

22

43

73

96

56

42

39

49

32

33
29

12

50

81

170

175

101

6?

102

66

33

7

38

4

6

2

6

13

27

30

16

24

44

7

4

9

12

28

19

21

53

40
3

29

64

23

1

28

2

1

-

-

54

•

9

•
-

3

•

6

.
_
•

-

-

-

4

1

3
3

7

•

m
•
•

6

•

•

g
60

4 0 .0

1 5 8 .0 0

1 4 9 .5 0

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

-

-

-

6

at e n d o f t a b l e s .




-

278

4 0 .0

1 5 0 .0 0 - 2 2 1 .0 0

8

-

140
21

221

1 6 8 .0 0

5

68
—

1 ,8 0 1

1 8 2 .5 0

148

41
-

565

SERVICES ------------------------

712

-

•

3

9

19

3

2

5

13

-

T ab le A-1. W e e kly earnings of o ffice w orkers in D a lla s —Fort W o rth , T e x ., O ctober 1 9 7 6 — Continued
N u m ber o f w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t-t im e w e e k ly e a r n in g s o f —
Number
of
woikeis

O ccu p ation and in d u stry d iv isio n

S

Average
w eekly
hours1
(standard]

s

80
M ean

*

M edian

*

M iddle ranged

s

$

S

s

$

S

*

S

s

s

s

S

S

s

S

S

S

s

100

110

120

130

140

150

160

170

180

190

200

210

220

230

240

250

260

280

100

110

120

130

140

150

160

170 " 180

190

200

210

220

230

240

250

260

280

300 o v e r

and
under

90

1 --300

90

and

W
ORKERS—
CONTINUED

ALL

$
JJ V

$
L.
204.50
239.00

$
cp

12
25

86

I I■ Xw VO w v L

x
•••••••• • * • • • • •

NONMANUFACTURING —
NUI ^ X

1

Ut

—

~

—

828

8

12

11

i
*

27

127.00

3 W

nunnunur a l i u k i n o

11
Cl

9

14

323

1

_

214.50

*

.b 0

"

39.5 139.50 130.00 120.00139.0039.0

149.50
209.50

8

69

138

272

154

61

—

170

32

26

22

75

7

n 12
o

101

12

*

194

25

*

*

*

*

*

■*'

*

12
£

■■ ■

885

134

39.5 128.00

752

140.50 112.00134.00 112.00-

179.50
150.00

40
117

120.50 110.50 102.50-125.50

u

246

131

487

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

121
1.221
156
54
990

468
33

109.00

145.50

92.50-106.00

100.00*108.00

3

8
1

10

10

1

15

"

1

*

'*

*

688

*

*

1

39.5
99.00-128.50

*

*

16
18

10

98.00

112.50
132.00

*
*

*

30

2
19
14

111

39.5

17
115.00

1
1

114.00 108.00-135.00
115.00
103.00 96.0 0 120.50 121.00 9 8 .001^.00

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28

*

1

196.00
128.00 101.00*133.50
98.00

39.5

65

16

10
10

103

XCv . 5>U
Ico.tiO

107

31
30

4

1

*
*

O

*

*
•
*
*
*

*
*
*

"1
*
*

*
*

m
m

T ab le A-1. W e e kly earnings of o ffice w o rkers in D a lla s —Fort W o rth , T e x ., O ctober 1 9 7 6 — C ontinued
N um ber o f w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t-t im e w e e k ly ea rn in g s o f —
Number

Occupation and industry division

o
f
workeis

Avcn~ •
w eekly
hours 1
(standard)

Mean

i

M edian

*

M iddle range

1

1 ---- S
s
s
80
no
90
100
and
under
90

100

110

120

S

120

s
1 ---- ■$---- %
S
S
s
s
S
1 ---- 1 ---- i —
140
190 200 210 220 230
150
160
180
240
170
130

250

260

%
---- $
280
300

260

280

300 over

t

and
130

140

150

160

170

180

190

200

210

220

230

240

250

■ALL WORKERS—
— CONTINUED
$

$
129.00
143.00
&J J • j U 124.00
l
172.00

a jo«oy

A X» 1K p Uw

*

$
$
106.00150.00
138.00163.50
145.50-183.50

122.00
115.00 1

10

114

53

-

*_
*VV

1,172

39.5 139.00 132.00 116.00-156.00

842

SWITCHBOARD OPERATOR-RECEPTIONISTS-

1
1

133.00 116.00-158.50
1* h .00*«-o r*30

-

32

149

139

228

170

ill

82

99

13

4

28

78

m m
1£3.DU
138.00

SERVICES

140*00
ftw 1W Iti 1IWUC

DO

58

®
JoJ
88

252

73

16
177.00 158.00-216.50
130*00*167*00

Kt 1AIL 1K^Ut

139.00 134.00 124.00-149.50

102

90
76

23
44

IS
66

13

13

1* j

38

16

J13

*3#

nt"l n X

1KMUC
862
815

39.0 123.00
39.0 127.00

116.00 103.00*135.00
109.50-133.50
107.00-141.50

175

181
121

BOOKKEEPING-MACHINE OPERATORS?
150.00
BOOKKEEPING-MACHINE OPERATORS.
LC O •DU
JU
i J f .DO
ii

IJ f.DU 138*50

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5

3

-

1
1

J1
nt 1nXU 1FIPUC

1

29

-

4

23
23

-

T ab le A-1. W e e k ly earnings of o ffice w orkers in D a lla s —Fort W o rth , T e x ., O ctober 1 9 7 6 — C ontinued
W e e k ly e a r n in g s

*

N u m ber o f w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t-t im e w e e k ly e a r n in g s o f —

(s ta n d a r d )
N um ber

O ccu p a tion and in d u s tr y d iv is io n

of
w orken

s
80

w e e k ly
h ou rs 1
(s ta n d a r d )

S

M ean

*

M e d ia n

*

M id d le r a n g e d

s
90

S

s
100

no

S
120

S

s
130

140

160

S

S

$

$

ISO

170

180

S
190

S

-s

$
200

210

220

s

S

S
230

240

250

$

260

and
u n d er
90

$_

100

.

“ 0

120

130

150

160

170

8
1

140

200

8

180

190

210

220

230

240 = 2 5 0

260

280

$
$
1 3 0 .0 0 - 1 5 7 .5 0
1
A*JO.00"* AOA.0 0
•
3

c J i a 90
n t 1A XL. 1> M L
> U.

1 6 4 .0 0

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

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

J

1
S

1

1 An
1 6 7 .0 0

95
15

52

1 4 7 .0 0 - 1 9 4 .0 0

97

53

288

1 4 6 *00

*3

751

1*699

H L 1 A ll*

1KwUL

m

1 5 6 .0 0

1 3 7 .0 0 1 3 6 .0 0 -

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

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

t a b u l a t i n g - m a c h in e

1 5 9 .0 0
1 6 5 .0 0

93

343

j

U * 1

c

3*U U

92

operato rs*

See fo o tn o te s at end o f t a b le s .




67
128

6

•3X9

57
194

23

16

145

1

25

78

76

._

1 3 8 .5 0
1 3 0 .0 0
1U “ #

1 ----300
and

-ALL WORKERS—
CONTINUED
$
1J w t9 «

280

6 1

38

19

27

53

10

300

over

Table A-1a.

W eekly earnings of o ffice w o rk e rs —large establishm ents in D allas—Fort W o rth , T ex., O ctober 1976
N um ber o f w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t-t im e w eek ly ea rn in g s o f —
Number
of

O c c u p a t io n a n d i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n

S

A vera ge
w eek ly
hours *
(standard)

80
M ean 2

M edian 2

M id d le ra n g e2

s

i

90

s

s
100

n o

s
120

s
130

s

$

140

150

s
160

S
170

s
180

$

190

s

$

200

210

s
220

s

s
230

240

s
250

1 ----------- 1 —

260

280

and
under
90

300
and

100

n o

120

130

140

150

160

170

180

190

200

210

220

230

240

250

260

280

300

over

3c

JJ

ALL WORKERS
$

$

$

$

3J
1 8 9 .5 0 1 6 6 .0 0 ~ 2 3 4 .5 0
1 7 8 .5 0 1 5 6 .5 0 - 2 1 2 .5 0
2 3 8 . 0 0 tU 7 o 0 0 " (i,b j* 5 0
2 1 2 .5 0 2 0 1 .0 0 - 2 5 4 .0 0

1 # 989

1 6 7 .0 0
J L v i 't 1 A n 1 L J f

L L A ob

A

"

m

l

2 1 1 .5 0 - 2 5 4 .0 0

1

7
37

8

m a n u f a c t u r in g

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

403

40

•0

jv J

2 1 0 .5 0

1 9 7 .5 0

1 8 3 .5 0 -2 4 0 .0 0
1 f J .9 Q * C C 3 » j O
2 3 2 .0 0 2 8 6 .0 0
1 6 4 .0 0 2 0 0 .0 0

-

-

-

-

-

Aj j

544

1 9 1 .5 0

1 8 5 .0 0

5

21

70

52

1

56
379

®

3 9 .5
4 0 .0

1 6 6 .5 0
1 5 6 .5 0

8

76

10

7

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

13

17

8

11

8

3
20

17

11

61

17

166

33

80
30

w

16

38

i

1J

1 3 0 . 30~ «- 1 £ . 3Q
1 5 5 .0 0 -2 3 3 .5 0

66

1

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

1 8 4 .5 0
1 6 9 .5 0

70
61

82

10
l

i

1
18

1
66

33

1 7 2 .0 0
l J ' . O v —1 “ 1 . 3 0
28

1 6 9 .0 0
90

312

2 4 4 .0 0

23

1 4 8 .5 0

160
1

2 5 0 .0 0

I 1

239

1 3 9 .5 0
1 3 9 .0 0
1 3 4 .0 0
1 T r 1 j 1JT

V /L A ii

PUBLIC UTILITIES

W ork ers w ere
W ork ers w ere

S ee fo o tn o te s

12

8

181

*
**

1

33

A

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

122

d is tr ib u te d a s fo llo w s :
at $ 3 0 0 t o $ 3 2 0 .

8
4 0 .0

1 8 9 .5 0
130*00

7 at $ 300 t o

• ou
2 0 9 .5 0
1 3 0 .0 0

$ 320;

12

13 at $ 3 20 t o

$ 3 4 0 ; and

14

3
-

1 at $ 3 4 0 t o

at e n d o f t a b l e s .




■
j

37
i

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

7

$360.

3
1

4

i

i
r T tT X X»

19

1

1

6

1 A * ' 1L. v y

4

JO

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

®

2

108
51
1
21

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

I I.W U L

8

2

1 8 2 .0 0

1A lw

39

10

n

2 4 0 .5 0
1 8 4 .0 0

174
55

11

37

62
4 0 .0

112

236

1 3 I .0 0 - 1 8 3 .0 0

2 3 8 .0 0

<-OU .

m

106

150
197

118

10

2

74

n

Table A-1a.

W eekly earnings of o ffice w o rke rs —large establishm ents in D a lla s —Fort W o rth ., O cto b er 1 9 7 6 — Continued
Weekly earnings 1
(standard)

O c c u p a t io n a n d i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n

Number
of
workers

Average
weekly
hours1
(standard)

N u m b er o f w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t-t im e w e e k ly ea rn in g s o f---S

S
80

Mean ^

Median *

Middle ranged

$
90

100

110

S

1

j

120

130

140

150

S
160

S

s
170

180

S
190

S
200

S
210

$
220

S

s
230

240

250

S
260

T
280

and
under

300
and

90

100

110

120

130

140

150

160

170

180

190

200

$
$
$
$
39.5 130.00 118.50 108.00-133.00
4 0.0 1 2 0 . 5 0 1 1 8 . 0 0 1 0 0 . 0 0 - 1 3 5 . 0 0
3 9 . 5 132. 5 0 1 1 8 . 5 0 1 0 9 . 5 0 - 1 3 1 . 5 0
39.5 226.00 264.00 154.00-276.00
4 0 . 0 1 2 4 . 5 0 124. 0 0 1 1 0 . 0 0 - 1 3 7 . 0 0
39.0 1 1 6 . 0 0 1 1 5 . 0 0 1 0 8 . 0 0 - 1 2 3 . 0 0

•
—

45
15
30
5
25

123
25
98
13
83

91
7
84
1
9
74

88
12
76
5
17
52

49
12
37
5
10
20

19
7
12
1
10
1

23
8
15
3
5
7

8
4
4
3
1
—

1
1
1
*

•
*

-

70

39.5 169.00

147.50

132.50-226.00

-

-

-

-

7

21

12

4

2

2

1

-

249
227
39

3 9 . 5 1 3 9.00
39.5 139.50
39.5 218.00

123.00
123.00
210.00

114.00-141.00
114.00-141.50
166.00-273.00

-

4
4
-

35
32
-

68
60
•
5J

50
46
4

24
23
-

8
7
2

4
4
1

4
4
4

10
9
3

12

18
16
3
5

•

*

210

220

230

240

250

?6()

280

300

-

•
•
•

.
•
.
•

.
.
.
•
•

•
.

29
•
29
29
*

6
•
6
6
•

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

4

16

1

-

-

-

-

2
1
1

1
1
1

3
2
2

_
•
•

1
1
1

11
11
11

6
6

*

-

-

-

-

-

-

4
•

5
3
•

-

_

•
•

-•
9
7

11
1
10
4

•
•

5
2
3
_

4
1
3
2

9
9

3
2
i

5
4
1

4
2
2

1
1

1

3
2
1

15
3
3
*

4
2

1
1
1

ALL W O R K E R S —
CONTINUED
T Y P I S T S . C L A S S 3 ------------------------------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 -----------R E T A I L T R A D E ----------------F I N A N C E ------------------------ —
FILE CLERKS.

C L A S S A -------------

F I L E C L E R K S , C L A S S B ------------- ___
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 ------------

482
90
392
53
71
262

2

6
6

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

422
401
54
340

39.0
39.0
39.0
39.0

106.00
106.00
104. 0 0
106.00

1 0 2.00
1 0 2.00
98.00
102.50

93.50-113.00
93.50-113.50
92.00-105.50
93.50-113.00

10
10
10
•

173
163
21
142

110
101
11
90

71
69
1
65

16
16
2
12

19
19
1
17

17
17
8
8

M E S S E N G E R S -------------------------------------------- ___
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 ------------

232
184
25

40.0
40.0
40.0
39^5

118.50
114. 0 0
116. 0 0

110.00
107.00
111.50

101.00-126.00
100.00-121.50
110.00-127.50

.
—
-

46
44
13

68
53
7
36

40
36
10
17

34
25
7
15

11
3
1

4
4
•
2

2
2
-

6
4
3

9
5
•

S W I T C H B O A R D O P E R A T O 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 -------------P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S ------- ---- — — —

304
78
226
43

40.0
40.0
40.0
40.0
39*5

148.50
1 7 2.00
140.00
1 7 2.50
1 2 3.50

139.00
151. 5 0
135.50
172.00

122.50-161.50
136.00-230.00
117.00-152.00
142.00-183.50

-

20
20
20

21
“
21
—
12

19
2
17
12

45
11
34
2
22

50
13
37
9
13

44
12
32
2
14

26
8
18

10
1
9

6
6

15
7
8
1
5

SWITCHBOARD OPERATOR-RECEPTIONISTSM 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 --------------

115
55
60

40.0
40.0
40.0

152.50
152.50
152.00

139.00
144.50
138.00

120.00-170.50
127.00-166.50
112.00-172.50

4
4

u

-

2
9

14
7
7

15
8
7

14
9
5

13
7
6

4
1
3

11
8
3

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

151
121
50
71

40.0 171.00 159.50
40.0 169.50 139.50
40.0 246.50 266.50
40.0 115.00 109.00

110.00-264.50
104.00-266,50
266.50-266.50
99.50-124.00

_
-

20
20
20

17
17
17

17
17
1
16

3
2
2
“

10
5
1
4

4
4
4

9
8
8

5
2
•'
2

-

2

7
7
—
—
6
1

31

50
•
50
*•

85
19

106
41
65
7
5
29
23

129
67
62
8
1
25
26

150
80
70
8
1

278
4
274

202
23
179

153

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

1 , 241
440
801
309
79
277
129

39.5 187.50 174.50 153.00-222.50
40.0 183.50 173.00 158.50-194.00
3 9 . 5 1 8 9 . 5 0 1 7 7 . 0 0 1 4 6 . 0 0 - 2 3 8 . SO
39.0 230.00 240.00 200.00-276.00
40.0 206.00 217.50 173.00-242.50
4 0 . 0 1 5 4.00 1 4 9 . 0 0 1 2 6 . 0 0 - 1 6 7 . 5 0
39.5 162.00 158.00 145.00-174.50

A C C O U N T I N G C L E R K S , C L A S S B -------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 ----------------------

1,935
302
1,633
291
1,049
242

40.0
39.5
40.0
40.0
40.0
39.5

p u b l ic

u tilitie s

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

R E T A I L T R A D E --------------------------

S ee fo o t n o t e s

138.50 130.00
146.00 133.00
137.50 128.00
193.50 201.50
122.50 114.00
133.00 129.50

110.00-154.50
128.00-151.50
107.50-155.00
183.50-209.50
102.00-138.00
121.00-140.50

m

2
2
-■
2

—

2
-

2
178

2
176

174

2

2
29
—
—
28
1

—
246
20

at e n d o f t a b l e s .




133
35

8

4

39
3
288
78
210

136

65

66
1
9
39
17
293
79
214
24
127
58

•
•

-

6

38

96
13

115
14
76

83
lo
55

22

15

6

9m

2

6
2
4
3
1
1
..
.

2

21

98
68
30
12
3
8
7

69
38
31
13
9
7

83
14
69
8
49
ii

47
5
42
12
19
10

40
8
32
9
19

70
5
65
59
1

2

3

1

-

109
37
72
28
2
28
14

46

“

•

•
-

4

-

6

-

_

9
9

4
4
4
1

-

1

2
2

-

-

-

-

-

3
4

2

28
1
27
18
6
3

76
16
60
49

2

28
3
25
13
8
2

47
4
43
30
8
3

6

2

2

113
1
112
112

32
11
21
21

15
7
8

1

22
3

4

4

7

10
6
4

2

x
x
x

36
38
38

*

34
8
26

-

m
4

-

-

7

•

•
-

42
8
34
18
8

49
17
32
23

•

95
17
78
67
7

37
21
16
12
2

4

3
i

2

2
2
-

1

6
B

Table A-1a.

W eekly earnings of o ffice w o rk e rs —large establishm ents in D allas—Fort W o rth , T e x ., O ctober 1 9 7 6 — Continued
W eekly earnings 1
(standard)
Number

O c c u p a t io n a n d i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n
workers

Avorsgf
w eekly
hours l
(standard)

N um ber o f w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g straigh t -tim e w ee kly ea rn in gs o f—

s

S
80

M“ n 2

M edian *

M iddle range*

S

S
90

S

110

100

120

s

S

S
130

140

S
150

$

160

170

$

180

$

3

190

200

$

S

210

220

s

S
23o

240

s

S
250

260

s

280

and
under

t

300

and

90

100

-

no

120

130

140

150

160

170

180

190

200

210

3

5
2
3

16
2
14
3
4

24
11
13

20
9
11

35

5

13
2
11
2
6

14
5

2
6

13
3
10

7

15
5
10
1
8

4
2

26
17
9
51
6
45
40
2

220

230

24 0

250

8

5
•
5
5

4

7
•
7
2
5

1
•
1
1

23
5
18
15

2
•
2
•

44
41
3
•

34
34

2

260

280

-

11
11

300 o v e r

ALL W O R K E R S —
CONTINUED
$

$

214
60
154
45
71

39.5
40.0
39.5
38.0
40.0

$

P A Y R O L L C L E R K 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 -----R E T A I L T R A D E ------------

177.00
185.00
173.50
208.00
165.00

172.50
170.50
173.50
209.50
167.00

144.00-207.50
147.50-204.50
140.00-208.00
192.00-229.50
146.50-199.00

$
-

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS, CLASS 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 -----F I N A N C E ------------------

671
265
406
93
163

40.0
40.0
40.0
40.0
40.0

172.50
185.50
164.00
201.00
152.50

161.50
173.50
155.50
204.50
152.00

146.00-197.00
153.50-239.00
144.00-187.50
197.00-209.00
146.00-160.00

•

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS, CLASS B
M A N U F A C T U R I N G --- --------NONMA N U F A C T U R I N C - ---- -—
P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S -----R E T A I L T R A D E ----------F I N A N C E -------- ---------

803
143
660
56
251
303

39.5
40.0
39.5
39.5
39.5
39.5

146.00
140.00
147.00
159.00
149.00
137.00

138.00
138.50
138.00
150.50
148.00
130.00

126.50-160.00
121.50-151.00
127.50-162.00
146.50-176.00
128.00-168.00
125.50-144.00

-

-

-

-

-

6

2

2

14
1
13
3

5
5
—
—•
*

34
2
32
—
5

70
14
56
20

103
30
73
45

108
33
75
4
55

84
43
41
2
24

45
23
22
4
10

31
21
10
6
1

33
5
28
22
1

167
26
141
2
39
98

175
20
155
4
44
100

126
31
95
20
24

55
10
45
lo
11
23

53
4
49
3
41
1

51
11
40
4
31
2

47
9
38
8
19
8

21
2
19
4
4
10

6
6

—

3

-

-

-

-

•
—
-

1

14

6

-

6

—

1

-

—

6

1

56
20
36

9

5
-

-

21
14

1
3

See fo o tn o te s at end o f ta b le s .




9

1

44

9

9

-

6

3

-

-

-

•
•
-

•
•
-

—

•

4
•
4
4

-

-

-

3
2
1

1
1
•

-

•

m
•
•
..

9

5

1

-

-

-

1

2

2
1
1

•

5

2

10

—

—
-

2

•

•

-

•

•

•

•

9
1
7

2

10

-

T a b le A -2 . W e e kly earnings of professional and technical w orkers in D allas—Fort W o rth , T e x ., O ctober 1976
W eekly earnings
(standard)
Average
w eekly
hours1
(standard)

Number
of
workers

O ccu p a tion and in d u s tr y d iv is io n

1

N u m ber o f w o rk e rs r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t-t im e w e ekly earn in g s o f —

s

s

100

Mean

*

M edian

*

M iddle ranged

110

s

s

s
130

120

140

150

s

S

S

S

160

170

S

180

S
200

s

S

S
220

240

260

s

S

280

300

s

s

320

340

s

360

s

380

1

400

and
under

-420

and
120

130

140

150

160

170

180

200

240

220

260

280

3Q 0

320

3 4 (1

360

390

400

420

over

13

110

56

106

121

111

86

69

62

ALL WORKERS
COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS

$
_

$

$

$
7

N O N n A N w i A v 1U n l n u

1J

«0
S
83

16
j

COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS

1
3 0 3 .5 0 -

H AN U * M v 1 U K A INvJ
306

4 0 .0

2 9 5 .0 0

2 9 5 .0 0

2 9 7 .0 0

2 9 5 .5 0

2 6 6 .5 0 -

3 0 7 .0 0

2 9 9 .5 0

2 8 0 .5 0 -

16
1

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

4 0 .0

PUBLIC UTILITIES

1

3 5 7 .0 0

3 1 3 .5 0

4 0 .0

38

5
5

6

17
5

41

6

12

—

78
39 •5

COMPUTER PROGRAMMERS

3 1 3 .0 0

3 1 0 .5 0

3 0 5 .0 0

3 0 7 .0 0

3 1 4 .5 0
3 3 2 .5 0

2 9 3 .5 0 -3 2 9 .5 0

2 6 2 .0 0

2 5 3 .5 0

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

2

COMPUTER PROGRAMMERS

3 9 .0

2 4 1 .5 0

2 4 1 .5 0

26

68

117

26

-L 3
55
1

100
6

2

2

2

20

50

W n rU

11*'

U rtK A

1U n ^ f

v l Aj j

M

3 9 .5

183*50

1 8 2 .5 0

8

36

8

9
27

10

5

s

64

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

1U

n lN v

1 9 9 .0 0

Av 1U K iWvj

“T

44

3 9 .5

203*00

1 9 0 .0 0

178*00

179*00

1 5 7 .5 0 -1 9 4 .5 0

W ork ers

See

w e r e d is t r ib u t e d a s fo llo w s :

4 0 .0

21

1 8 7 .5 0

at $ 4 2 0 t o

1 7 8 .5 0

36
5

13

$440;

17 at $ 4 4 0 t o

$460;

31

62

i
i i

12

11

5

8

5

25

14

19

9

9

*

*
*

*
*

*

24

2

*

3

*

3

23

2

11
4

26

2

15

2

22

8

53
2

49

74

38

27

131
26

126

14

105
29

92

15

24

18

34

60

76

65

105

102

*

*

*

m

32

20

4

4

8

12

35

39

24

30

9

30
6

22

13

21
7

16

16

15

14

3 at $ 4 8 0

to

$500;

m
*
*

6

6

12

10 at $ 4 6 0 t o $ 4 8 0 ;

53

IS

10

2

4

29
9

10

22

21

15

4

fo o tn o te s at end o f t a b le s .




75

15

12
1

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

10
38

8

8

2

*•

11

15
7

28

10
5
5

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

4 0 .0

137

*

31
3

2

m

70

33

10

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

*64

13

4

51

201*50

1
*•

35

30

24

10

• •••*****"

5
N U N H A liU r

31
48

2
93

e

93

2

"
2 1 1 .5 0 -2 7 8 .5 0

r i u n n A N U ' AV»

34

9
2

10

64

3

13

27

(BUSINESS)»
148

3

127

a

6

—•

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

8

2

4

138

2

6

10

2 0 7 .0 0 -2 6 4 .5 0

2 3 6 .5 0

12

2

bJ

3

2

556

18

i
12

18

(BUSINESS) »

MANU* ACTURING

31

7
35

20

10

2 8 4 .0 0 -3 3 3 .0 0

40*0

87

3 1 0 .5 0

3 9 .5

" " "

2 6 9 .0 0 2 8 0 .0 0 -

3 9 .0

• • —

2 8 4 .5 0
3 0 8 .5 0

68

7
31

22

COMPUTER PROGRAMMERS (BUSINESS).
A v 1 U K 1 Iy O
NONHANUFACTURING

65

6

21

5

"• • • • • • • • *■ ■ ■

r lA N U r

55
13

2

COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS
HANUr A v IU N IN U

f

10

7

and

15

42

1 at $ 5 2 0

2

4
4

12

15

to $ 5 4 0 .

1

5
*

10

m

"

-

Table A -2 . W e e kly earnings of professional and technical w orkers in D a lla s —Fort W o rth , T e x ., O cto b er 1 9 7 6 — Continued
W eekly earnings 1
(standard)
Number

N um ber o f w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t-t im e w e ek ly earn in g s o f—

s

S

Average
weekly
hours1
(standard)

S

S

S

workere

110

120

130

140

no

O ccu p ation and in d u s tr y d iv is io n

120

130

140

24

23

100
M ean *

M edian *

M iddle range £

s

S

i

S

r

S

S

S

S

s

S

s

S

S

1

S

--------

150

160

170

180

200

220

240

260

280

300

320

340

360

380

400

150

160

170

180

200

220

240

260

280

300

320

340

360

380

400

420 over

27
11
16
4
9

30
20
io
3
2

47
27
20
12

5
3
2
2

2
—
2
2

•

14
10
4

2

•

•

4

«•

•

•

••

2

-

•

4

-

•

•

•

15
5
10

62
49
13
3

130
108
22
2

128
83
45
4

184
134

-•

2
2

188
162
26
8

102
87
15
9

33
6
27
8

15
3
12
-

48
33
15
5
10

107
65
42
26
10

164
130
34
4
18

157
128
29
16
6

98
93
5
3

53
38
15
9
6

10
2

15
1
14

1

and
under

420
and

-ALL WORKERS—
CONTINUED
COMPUTER OPERATORS. CLASS C MANUFACTURING ----- -------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G --------- FINANCE -----------------SERVICES -----------------

373
10B
265
72
122

$

$

40.0
40.0
40.0
39.5
40.0

158,50
175.50
151.50
149.50
141.00

149.50
170.00
140.00
149.50
140.00

134.00-170.00
158.00-186.00
134.00-157.00
121.00-173.00
134.50-149.50

-

DRAFTERS. CLASS A -----------MANUFACTURING -----NONMANUFACTURING ---------PUBLIC UTILITIES -------

881
637
244
50

40.0
40.0
40.0
40.0

269.50
266.00
279.50
281.00

268.00
270.00
268.00
275.50

241.50-293.00
239.50-288.50
250.00-320.00
268.00-316.50

•

-

DRAFTERS. CLASS B —
MANUFACTURING —
NONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC UTILITIES
SERVICES ---------

678
506
172
68
76

40.0
40.0
40.0
40.0
40.0

220.50
220.00
221.50
213.50
234.00

219.00
221.50
210.00
197.50
212.50

DRAFTERS. CLASS C
MANUFACTURING —
NONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC u t i l i t i e s

423
327
96
47

40.0
40.0
40.0
40.0

181.00
182.50
175.00
167.00

179.00
18Q.00
165.50
165.50

DRAFTER-TRACERS --------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G --------- ----- -----

101
99

40.0 150.00 139.00 136.00-162.00
40.0 150.00 139.00 136.00-162.00

ELECTRONICS TECHNICIANS -----------MANUFACTURING -------------------n o n m a n u f a c t u r i n g ---- --------- ---

2,136
1,549
587

40.0 251.50 256.50 218.50-278.00
40.0 244.50 242.00 214.00-278.00
40.0 270.00 268.00 264.50-276.00

ELECTRONICS TECHNICIANS. CLASS A-

688

MANUFACTURING --- ---- ----- -----NONMANUFACTURING ----- — ----- ---

595
93

40.0 285.50 285.50 266.00-302.00
40.0 280.50 281.00 264.50-293.00
39.5 316.00 333.00 266.50-343.50

ELECTRONICS TECHNICIANS. CLASS BMANUFACTURING -------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------

1,025
567
458

40.0 250.50 253.50 225.50-268.00
40.0 237.50 233.50 219.50-249.50
40.0 267.00 268.00 264.50-268.00

•

.

-

3

•

2

-

-

-

«

-

-

-

-

-

3

-

2
*

*

18
15
3

423

40.0 198.00 200.00 185.00-211.50

-

-

-

-

-

3

20

22

131
91

40.0 236.00 235.50 216.50-260.00
40.0 240.00 238.00 218.50-265.50

_

_

_

.

4

•

7

electronics

technicians, class

c-

REGISTERED INDUSTRIAL NURSES -----M A N U F A C T U R I N G ------------------ —

$

$

—

—

24
18
5

23
2
13

71
19
52
11
27

73
2
71
9
53

51
16
35
9
13

•

-

.

.

..

-

-

-

-

—

-

-

—

-

197.00-240.00
201.50-240.00
190.50-239.00
189.50-229.00
187.50-287.50

—

•

-

—

-

—
-

—
-

—
—

5
5

-

-

3
2

-

-

-

-

*

-

17
11
6
2
4

163.00-196.50
172.00-196.50
155.50-184.50
159.50-174.50

•

..

...

-

-

25
6
19

113
103
10
4

72
62
10
2

8

-

84
72
12
12

-

-

69
46
23
1*

12
12

-

27
15
12
9

8

-

13
11
2
2

20
20

36
36

4

10
9

12
12

9
9

4
4

2
2

3
3

3
3

22
12
10

23
17
6

176
168
8

321
296
25

286
254
32

273
242
31

2
2

28
22
6

136
126
10

221
195
26

158

183

37

9

19
15

-

4

-

—

-

-

•

—

•

—

3

-

-

—

-

—

-

-

-

*

3

_

5

4

3

-

1
1

5
3

5

so

16

8

6

-

-

-

16

6

-

-

-

-




11

-

..

•
•

•
•

-

-

—
—

-

1
1

-

-

-

-

-

8

14

521
193
328

276
228
48

94
79
15

103
47
56

35
10
25

107
101
6

169
157
12

204
204
-

53
52
1

90
47
43

35
10
25

166
141
25

352
36
316

72
24
48

41
27
14

13

33

16

6
6

1

7

17
16

13

27

-

7

13

•

•

-

-

-

-

-

•

..

—

-

•

—

—

-

-

-

-

.

m

-

-

1
1
'

See footnotes at end o f tables.

-

•

-

-

16

m

...

•

4»

—

-

-

-

Table A -2 a . W e e k ly earnings of professional and technical w o rk e rs —large establishm ents
in D allas—Fort W o rth , T ex., O ctober 1976
N u m b e r o f w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t -t im e w e e k ly e a r n in g s o f —

N ber
um
of
w ers
ork

O c c u p a t io n a n d i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n

S

Average
weekly
hours1
(standard)

s
100

M
ean *

M
edian ^

M
iddle ranged

$

s
110

120

s
130

S

s
140

150

'S

s
160

170

s

s
180

200

S
220

S

$

s
240

260

280

S
300

S -------- s

S

s
320

340

360

380

400

3—
420

and
under

114

and

120

130

140

150

160

170

180

200

22,4

240

260

28o

300

320

J4Q

360

380

400

23

42

66
38
28

63

420 o v e r

60

ALL WORKERS
COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS
lDUj 1N C / f v LAj j A
—“ *
■*

■■■■

363
229

4o.o

$

$
3 7 6 .0 0

$

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

J

5

“ OnHANUrAv1Uninu

35
3 5 2 .0 0

*53

ts

3 2 5 .0 0 * 3 6 6 .0 0

FINANCE
COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS
w

o c i • uu 3 2 1 .0 0 2 9 5 .0 0 - 3 4 7 .5 0

UwIIi Cj j ' • LLAjo o " " "

WAprU*Av1U K 1Nu

272

1

JJJoOU 3 3 2 .0 0

J

88
1

1

COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS
2 6 5 .5 0

COMPUTER PROGRAMMERS
vLAj j A

C J f*UO“ JUA*UU

10
10

13
13

*

”

(BUSINESS).
tO3#0U*JJO •UU
61

3 1 0 .5 0

XJ
1

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

1

6

20

COMPUTER PROGRAMMERS (BUSINESS).
2 4 0 .0 0 - 2 9 9 .0 0

41

38

43

2 8 4 .0 0
2 7 0 .5 0

COMPUTER PROGRAMMERS

1

2 4 4 .0 0 - 2 9 2 .0 0

30
24

10

13

3

• “
*

*
*

*

*

"

m

*

(BUSINESS).
1

“ ANUr Av* 1UKlNu

4 0 .0
100
52

2 5 2 .0 0

2 4 3 .5 0

2 2 4 . 0 0 - 2 9 1 .0 0

4 0 .0

2 1 0 .0 0

2 1 2 .0 0

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

1

riUNMANUr Av 1UK llio

1
23

1 9 7 .0 0

14

8

" 1

15

11

1c

7

21

O
28
64

3 9 .5
4 0 .0

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

1

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

13

6

12
8
1

83

I
’
lUNHAl'iUr Av 1UK ANv

4 0 .0

1 8 5 .5 0

1 7 7 .0 0
1 7 9 .0 0

lOCov0s loO o JV
1 6 7 .0 0 - 1 9 1 .0 0

4

2

n

m mmm mm M

UKAr 1tKo f ULA j j A

2 8 2 .5 0
2 8 3 .0 0

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

20

27

8
JJ

2 9 7 .0 0
2 9 7 .0 0

115

142

84

10
6

NONMANUFACTURING:
1

2 6 8 .0 0

*

W o r k e r s w e r e d is t r ib u t e d

See fo o tn o te s

as fo llo w s :

22 at $ 4 2 0 t o

$ 4 4 0 ; 17 at $ 4 4 0 t o

$ 4 6 0 ; 10 at $ 4 6 0 t o

$ 4 8 0 ; 3 at $ 4 8 0 t o

at e n d o f t a b l e s .




12

$500;

and 1 at $ 5 2 0 to

*
*

$540.

*

*

Table A -2a. W e e k ly earnings of professional and technical w o rk e rs —large establishm ents
in D allas—Fort W o rth , Tex., O ctober 1 9 7 6 — Continued
W eek ly earnings 1
(standard)

N u m b e r o f w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t -t im e w e e k ly e a r n in g s o f —

s

S
O c c u p a t io n a n d i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n

100

w eek ly

of

workers

M ean

(standard]

*

M edian

*

M id d le ran ge*

s

s

S

S

S

S

$

S

S

$

S

$

$

s

S

S

t

S

"5----

110

120

130

1*0

150

160

170

180

200

220

2*0

260

280

300

320

3*0

360

380

*00

*2 0

120

130

1*0

150

160

170

180

200

22Q

2*0

260

280

300

320

3*0

360

380

*00

*20

over

3

2
2

9
9

-

1
1

1

38

and
under

no
ALL WORKERS—
CONTINUED
DRAFTERS* CLASS B --------------------------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 --------- ---- --PUBLIC UTILITIES ---------------

$
367
311
56
52

* 0 .0
* 0 .0
* 0 .0
* 0 .0

$

$

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

2 3 0 .0 0
2 3 * .S 0
2 1 7 .0 0
2 1 3 .0 0

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

$

...
-

•
—

•
—

-—

—
-

—
-

—
-

-

-

-

•
•

*7

•

*
*

101
88
13
12

88
83

5
5

3*
20
1*
1*

69
65

3
2

8
6
2
2

13

•—

2

3

16

20

171

203

220

18*

*2 0

223

79

2

22

71

16*

199

52

8

5
3

-

-

-

•

•

•
-

•
•
-

•
-

•
-

7*

3*

.

•

-

7*
*7

3*
10

*

—

-

-

-

-

-

1

1
1

*

*

*

1
1

•
_
-

1 8 5 .0 0

NONMANUFACTURING:
ELECTRONICS T E C H N I C I A N S --------- ---

1 .6 * 9

* 0 .0

2 5 2 .0 0

2 6 0 .0 0

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

ELECTRONICS TECHNICIANS, CLASS A-

616
555

* 0 .0

2 8 7 .0 0

2 8 5 .5 0

ELECTRONICS TECHNICIANS, CLASS BM A N U F A C T U R I N G ------------ --------

727
*57

* 0 .0
* 0 .0

2 * 7 .5 0
2 * 0 .5 0

2 * 7 .5 o
2 3 7 .5 0

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

REGISTERED INDUSTRIAL NURSES ------m a n u f a c t u r i n g ------------ ---- ---

92
69

* 0 .0
* 0 .0

2 3 9 .0 0
2 * 3 .5 0

2 3 9 .5 0
2 * 3 .0 0

-

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

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

See fo o tn o te s

•

—

—

..

2
2

1
1

13
10

98
91

191
165

113
101

256
36

2*
2*

27
27

•

5
3

9
5

9
5

23
17

10
5

17
16

7
7

6
6

—

*
*

at en d o f t a b le s .




..

2

-

•

13

-

..
.

—,

—

Table A -3 .

A verage w e e k ly earnings of office, professional, and tech n ical w orkers, by sex.

in D allas—Fort W o rth , T e x ., O ctober 1976
S ex,

3

o c c u p a tio n , and in d u s try d iv is io n

W eekly
hours 1
standard)

W eekly
earnings1
(standard)

Average
(m ean2 )

Average
(m ean2 )

Average
(m ean2 )
Number
of
workers

S e x , 3 o c c u p a tio n , and in d u s try d iv is io n

Number
of

woikeis

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS - MEN

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS
WOMEN — CONTINUED

$
_________

r r

j l CR l T ARI

Co

--

rr.

6 0 NT1 N U l O

W eekly
hours 1
standard)

W eekly
earnings1
(standard)

S ex, 3 o c c u p a tio n , and in d u stry d iv is io n

Number
of
workers

W eekly
hours 1
standard)

W eekly
earnings 1
(standard^

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS WOMEN— CONTINUED

-

$

1

r IL L

L L C n iV b f

LLAoO

L

$

3 9 .0
U KU LK

L L u K i> b

" " " "

556

4 0 .0

39*5
1 8 2 .5 0

nonmanufacturing

166*50
182*50
n cl s a • i .

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

4 0 .0
K te 1 A 1

.

81

1A A U L

1 8 9 .0 0
189*00
l 00
1 6r1u*b b t ' N

s i »a u l .

FINANCE
VwKb

3 9 .5

m

*

112*50

1 5 5 .5 0
■«

4 0 .0

1 6 2 .5 0

40

1 5 9 .0 0

1 9 9 .0 0

146

3 9 .5

324

1 6 2 .5 0

•

0

1 5 8 .0 0

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS - WOMEN

1 .1 3 2

4 0 .0

4 0 .0
4 0 .0

i ' C i A A1.

JV «D

1V ^ Ut
t

4 2 .5

W C 1 A At .
* *■

4 0 .0

4 0 .0

r
n L 1A

1KAUu

®

175*50

1 1 3 .5 0

475

3 9 .5
4 0 .0

1 .1 3 0

3 9 .5

4 0 .0

1 4 8 .0 0

IV. A U w

ft C 1 A A te

578
1*909

159

1K A U t

4 0 . S 1 3 2 .0 0

2 0 9 .5 0
1 9 3 .0 0
165*50
161*50

7 670

H 1 1 AX L

614

2 0 3 .5 0

260

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

IV. A U C

1 3 4 .5 0

129*00
c ico b O

2 0 7 .5 0
2 1 4 .5 0

510

1 4 2 .0 0
148 * 50

*
c.*

f

vLAob

Wi i U L w j A L L

""" 1

1 .9 3 7

3 9 .5

m a n u f a c t u r i n g --------------— ----------- —

1 ■« AUC.

v u L H L 1A“ I t 5

□

120*00
132*00

1 .2 1 5
162
IIA 1 A 1 U

1K MUL

1 9 1 .0 0

c j y • uu

i' L 1 A 1 L

1" r U C

n t 1 AIL

m

4 0 .0

1H A U L

1 2 4 .5 0

* 1
lD JobU

1A N I t b i

LLAb j

L

"""

■■■

-»«

■ " mu

128*00

r
39*5

120 *50

WIIUteteOAtete
H L 1A I L

120 *50
213*00

Cl J
nu 1A IL

1 K AUC.

bu n V lV ftb

S ee fo o tn o te s




1 7 8 .0 0

at e n d o f t a b l e s .

14

1i'A U L

1nAUL

r r n i J T ^sr f,

" " "

" " " "

300
459

159*50

Table A -3 . Average w eekly earnings of office, professional, and technical w orkers, by sex,
in D a lla s —Fort W o rth , T ex., O ctober 1 9 7 6 — Continued
Average
(m ean2 )

Average
(m ean2 )

Sex, 3 o c c u p a tio n , and in d u stry d iv is io n

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS
WOMEN— CONTINUED

Number
of
woikers

W eekly
hours 1
(standard)

W eekly
earnings 1
(standard)

-

Number
of

S ex, 3 o c c u p a tio n , and in d u stry d iv is io n

W eekly
hours *
(standard)

W eekly
earnings *
(standard)

Average
(m ean2 )

S ex, 3 o c c u p a tio n , and in d u stry d iv is io n

Number
of
workers

PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL
OCCUPATIONS - MEN— CONTINUED

PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL
OCCUPATIONS - MEN— CONTINUED

W eekly
hours 1
standard)

W eekly
earnings 1
(standard)

127
108

NUNHANUr AU 1 UK1WV7

■
t
39.0 122.50
39.0 120.50

127
66

40.0 254.50
40.0 276.50
40.0 230.50

272
77
28

291

39.5 308.00

52
50

153,00
40.6 153.00

214
73
85

39.5 316.50
39.5 322.50
39.0 313.50

2*097
1*530
567

40*0 252.50
40.0 245.00
40*0 272.50

40.0 247.50
40.0 268.00

688
595
93

40.0 285.50
280.50
316.00

1*007
558
449

40.0 251.50
40*0 238.00
40.0 268.00

402

40.0 198.00

69

40.0 340.00
334,50

71

40.0 298.00

39.0 176.00
40.0 187.50
. _
_

187
157

39.5 227.00
39,5 225,50

40.0 151.00

COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS
(BUSINESS)* CLASS C •

$
180.50
40.0 182.00
40*0 176.50
40.0 166.00

172

40.0 177.50

100

BOOKKEEPING-MACHINE OPERATORSt

40.0 140.00

94

177.50

837
624

40.0 270.00
40.0 265.50
40.0 282.00

1 18
61
57

161.5Q
169.00
39.5 154.66

4Q.Q 220.50

56

215,50

622
473
149

, , r

XJ J
108
80
62
57

40.0 151.50
40.0 153.50

404
75

»

128.00
39.5 137.50

40.0 156.00
39.5 183.50
39* 0 233.00

533

64

161.50
39.5 170.00

164

COMPUTER PROGRAMMERS

(BUSINESS)*

NONMANUrAC IUKiNu

^

ATnUwL vLtK" j

N L 1AIL 1KAUL

ELECTRONICS TECHNICIANS* CLASS

■■■

ELECTRONICS TECHNICIANS* CLASS B-

JJ

otKV tvu J

40.0 229.00
. _ _ ,^

1.830
114

ELECTRONICS TECHNICIANS. CLASS o

PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL
OCCUPATIONS - WOMEN

crDutrr?
COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS
2 .0 0 2

WnvLu^ALL 1 KAU l. ® *
WtiA Xw I CA U c
I
.

39.5 233.00

39.5 137.00
40.0 134.50

188.00
195.50
39.5 186.50

40.0 155.50

COMPUTER PROGRAMMERS
39.0 119.50

117

(BUSINESS)*

_

NONMANUFACTURING

PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL

UK Ar (CKo 9

COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS
567

stRVICtS —
LUrri U 1LK

j

—

— —

— —

—

T j 1L™ j A m ALT j 1j

MANUr A v 1Urlnu
NONMANUr AvIUNlNu

—

92
169
517
250
267

40.0 368.50
40.0 397.00
351.00
40.0 357.00
40.0 345.50
39.5 356.00

vLA bS

208

—

A

DR A F T E R S • CLASS B —

—

— —

223.50
.- _

40.0 314.00
40.fr 332.50
40.0 297.00
299.00

242.50

See fo o tn o te s at end o f t a b le s .




—

15

Table A -3 a .

A verage w e e k ly earnings of office, professional, and technical w o rkers, by s e x -

large estab lish m ents in D a lla s —Fort W o rth , T e x ., O cto b er 1976
S ex ,

3

o c c u p a tio n , and in d u s try d iv is io n

W eekly
hours 1
(standard)

W eekly
earnings1
(standard)

S ex, 3 o c c u p a tio n , and in d u s try d iv is io n

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS - HEN

Number
of
workers

W eekly
hours *
(standard)

W eekly
earnings *
(standard)

S ex, 3 o c c u p a tio n , and in d u s try d iv is io n

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS
WOMEN— CONtlNUED

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS WOMEN— CONTINUED

$
122*50

59

Average
(m ean2 )

Average
(m ean2 )

Average
(m ean2 )
Number
of
woricen

Number
of
workers

W eekly
hours 1
standard)

W eekly
earnings1
(standard)

-

$
b 1t N U u K A r n C K i j

b L n i l UK

40 • 0
LJ /

FINANCE

A

* 3U
n t 1A 1u

1 t.AUC.

39 • 5
FINANCE
1Tr i w l I t

vLA5

j

A

■■■■

40.0 151.00

■

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS - WOMEN

385
236
It
It

' p u b l i c "u t i l i t i e s -------------------------------------WHOLESALE TRADE ----------------------------------------FINANCE

783
984

193*00
40.0 198.50
n A N U r A v 1U K i N y

160
518
884

224*50
177*00

KtL 1 A I L

1K A U t

*

— ®

® ™® "

71

40.0 150.50

RETAIL TRADE

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

130.00

SA

m mm

NONMA NUr A C 1U K i l i O

r ILL

uLA j j

- .- w

O

219
403
149
161

FINANCE

250.00
40.0 186.50
39.5 193.00

• 1L l LLLn" j f LLA j j L
>

723
172

J»U

av, i u k i h h j

RETAIL TRADE ------------------------------------

nonmanufacturing

154
326

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

KL I A l l .

Av

1UK lliu

""

153

,,
,

40.0 109.00
40.0 101.50

PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL
OCCUPATIONS - MEN

40.0 149.00
40.0 172.00
" L i wa i.
i

COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS

40.0 152.50

COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSTS

i i . w i/ 1.

SWITCHBOARD OPERATOR-RECEPTIONISTSKc. 1A XL 1K A U C
.

■■■■■■■■■■!! ■■■■■■

56
379

39.5 166.50
40.0 156.50

558

40.0 173.00
40.0 189.50
40.0 160.00

314
finance

See fo o tn o te s at end o f t a b le s .




™ m ■■■■
m

1nA U L

103*50

40.0 160.00
39.5 170.50
40.0 181.00
40.0 191.50

PlvHnArJU”

J^*U 105*50

191.50
195.00
40.0 188.00
40.0 232.50

It 169

n iu w w A N u r

39 •5 139.50
39.5 139.50
227*00
39*5
105,50

, ,i .
n

16

40.0 122.50

39 • 5 126.50
120.50
127.50
39*5 212.50
39*0 116.00

224*00

1.027

Table A -3 a .

Average w e e k ly e a rn in g s of office, p ro fessio n al, and tech nical w o rkers, by s e x -

la rg e e s ta b lis h m e n ts in D a lla s —F o rt W o rth , T e x ., O c to b e r 1 97 6 — C o n tin u e d
Average
(m ean2 )

Sex, 3 o c c u p a t io n , and in d u stry d iv is io n

Number
of
workers

W eekly
hours 1
(standard)

W eekly
earnings1
(standard)

PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL
OCCUPATIONS - MEN— CONTINUED

Average
(m ean2 )

Sex, 3 o c c u p a tio n , and in d u stry d iv is io n

Number
of
workers

W eekly
hours 1
(standard]

W eekly
earnings A
(standard)

S ex, 3 o c c u p a tio n , and in d u s try d iv is io n

Weekly
hours 1
•
standard)

W eekly
earnings 1
(standard)

PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL
OCCUPATIONS - MEN— CONTINUED

PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL
OCCUPATIONS - MEN— CONTINUED

$

COMPUTER PROGRAMMERS (BUSINESS)*

ELECTRONICS TEC H N I C I A N S — CONTINUED
103

40.0 319.50
316*50

COMPUTER PROGRAMMERS (BUSINESS)•

40.0 248.50
nonmanufacturing:

90
29
COMPUTER PROGRAMMERS
CLAS j c

Average
(m ean2 )
Number
of
workers

40.0 272.50
263.00
261.00
271#50

nonmanufacturing:

(BUSINESS).

2 2 0 .0 0
60
187 #00
40.0 236.00
40.0 254.50

186.00
40.0 241*00

40.0 198.00
40.0 204.00

tLCL (KUl'il

1uLnMltl ANbv wLAbb

See fo o tn o te s at end o f t a b le s .




17

618

Table A -4 .

H ourly earnings of m a in ten a n c e , toolroom , and p o w e rp la n t w orkers in D a lla s —Fort W o rth , T e x ., O cto b er 1976
N u m b e r o f w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g stra igh t -t im e h o u r ly earnings o f—

Hourly earnings 4
Number
of
workers

O ccu p ation and in d u stry d iv is io n

T
S
" --------- s
5
~—
s
*
S
s
5
»
S
S
s
s
s
S
3.20 3.4Q 3.60 3.80 4.00 4.20 4.40 4.60 4,80 5.00 5.20 5 .40 5.60 5.80 6 .0 0 6 .2 0 6.40 6.80 7.20 7.60 8 .0 0 8.40

------------- i --------- ~5---------1 ---------1 --------- $

M ean 2

M ed ian 2

M iddle range 2

and

j

3.20

and

un der

3.40 3.60 3.80 4.00 4.'20 4.40 4.60 4.80 5.00 5.20 5.40 5.60 5.80 6 .0 0 6 .2 0 6.40 6«80 7,?Q 7.«0 8 .0 0 8.40

over

ALL WORKERS
$
M A I N I C .N A N U C

1L n J )

$

$

$

" " " "
2

2
7

NUNMANU* A v IU K lr io

"

2
3

"

9
I f

21

62
2

1
|

64

2

26

12

n

1

lt804

5.94

(MACHINERY)

-

N U N M A N U r A w 1 UK 1

5.90

4.89- 7.02

7.07

MAINTENANCE MECHANICS

88

40
44)

151
151

241
241

36

7.07- 7.07

-

-

-

A

22

155

10 1

45

q

36

158

158

8

220

62

56

82

3

87

-

10

6

-

12

96

118

MAINTENANCE MECHANICS

17
1.175

5.00- 7.97

6.78
107
MACHINE-TOOL OPERATORS

(TOOLROOM)

-

333

17

25

176

6.09

6.31

5.27- 6 .8 6

11

16

8
-

29

14

1

5.65
6 .1 2

14

12

-

5

33
33

45

uliO I N t u K o

■"

NUN M AN U* A U 1 U n 1 N U

8

( oUJ
"

31

15
5




18

14

29

23

5

4

11

38

35
3J

*

See fo o tn o te s at end o f ta b le s .

34

1
1

2
Jj I A I 1 y N n K T

8

54

2

4

70
108

Tab le A -4 a .

H ourly earnings of m a in ten an ce, toolroom , and p o w e rp la n t w o rk e rs —large establishm ents

in D allas—Fort W o rth , T ex., O ctober 1976
Hourly earnings

O ccupation and in d u stry d iv is io n

N u m ber o f 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 r ly ea rn in gs o f----

4

S
S
S
1
s
1
3.00 3.20 3.40 3.60 3.80 4.00 4 .2 0 4,40 4.60 4.80 5.00 5.20 5.40
1 ------- 1 -------- s-------

S

Number
of
workers

M ean 2

M edian 2

M iddle range 2

S

S

S
S
S
i
S
S
$
S
'S
S
5.60 5.80 6 .0 0 6 .2 0 6.40 6.80 7.20 7.60 8 .0 0 8.40

and
under

3.20 3 t4p 3.60 3.8o 4.00 4.20 4.40 4.60 4.80 5.00 5.20 5.40 5.60

-6. 2 Q 6.4Q 6 .8 0 -7.20 7.6Q 8 .0 0 8.40 o v e r

5.80

ALL WORKERS
MAINTENANCE CARPENTERS ------------------ ------

$
6.18

70

$

6.71

$

$

5.32- 6.95

*

*

-

*

_

*

2

1

-

2
2
*

-•
*

_

.

2

3

4

3

2
2

11
8
3

2
2
*

5
4
1

2
2

2

4

5

-

-

1

**

3

2

6

6

17

13

1

6

-

-

27
27
*

22
20
2

8
5
3

12
11
1

10
10
-

16
15
1

46
44
2

29
21
8

52
17
35
35

95
59
36

53
53
-

46
46
-

26
26
-

2
1

3
*

1
1

4
1

4

*

-

14
8

31
29

a
6

-

8
8

-

-

-

5
5

*

1
1

8
8

19
19

29
29

-

6
1

29
28

8
8

9
9

-

138
130

22
22

10 0
44

59
50

112
112

87
87

-

4
3
1
-

21
10
11
11

57
20
37
37

37
1
36
6

95
21
74
73

29
•
29
29

*40
40
40

3

MAINTENANC€ ELECTRICIANS ------— ------ —
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 --------- ---- ---

464
370
94

6.81
6.80
6.83

7.07
7.17
7.07

6.18- 7.60
6.03- 7.61
6.97- 7.32

.
*

MAINTENANCE PAINTERS ---------------MANUFACTURING --------------------------------------

90
57

6.23
6.61

6.52
6.60

5.88- 6.78
6.53- 6.78

.

.

_

*

*

*

*

*

MAINTENANCE MACHINISTS ------------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G ---------- ------------ -------- ------

117
111

6 .6 6
6.64

6.28
6.28

6.17- 7.24
6.17- 7.24

.

_

_

*

*

•
*

*

_
*

*

2
2

MAINTENANCE MECHANICS (MACHINERY) M A N U F A C T U R I N G --- --------- ----- —

902
821

6.34
6.29

6.30
6.30

5.14- 7.40
5.14- 7.50

_

-

•

*

4
4

2
2

11
11

20
20

40
40

50
50

125
125

24
24

36
36

19
17

22
22

31
25

MAINTENANCE MECHANICS
(MOTOR V E H I C L E S ) ------------------MANUFACTURING --------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------PUBLIC UTILITIES ---------------

379
87
292
246

7.10
6.39
7.31
7.43

7.30
6.74
7.45
7.68

6.065.156.456.89-

7.97
7.13
7.97
8.08

*

*

*

•
*

—
—
*

12
10
2
1

2
1
1
1

4
*
4
4

10
6
4
2

10
6
4
1

4
1
3
1

8
6
2
1

5
5
3

4
1
3
-

37
1
36
36

MAINTENANCE TRADES HELPERS --------M A N U F A C T U R I N G ------------ ---- ---

128
77

4.89
5.20

4.89
5.65

4.44- 5.65
4.64- 6.09

3
1

4

6
2

4
*

4
—

2
*

8
7

21
16

20
2

3
*

4
1

2
1

8
8

_

-

31
31

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

MACHINE-TOOL OPERATORS (TOOLROOM) MANUFACTURING ------------ -------------------------

271
271

6.18
6.18

6.31
6.31

5.43- 6 .8 6
5.43- 6 .8 6

4
4

18
18

16
16

29
29

23
23

5
5

4
4

11
11

38
38

15
15

96
96

2
2

10
10

-

-

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

7.11
7.11

7.24
7.24

6.59- 7.69
6.59- 7.69

2
2

-

~
*

-

-

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

327
327

*

*

-

-

63
63

2
2

53
53

38
38

69
69

48
48

51
51

1
1

STATIONARY ENGINEERS ----------------------------MANUFACTURING --------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------

2 10
147
63

6.35
6.91
5.03

6 .8 6
7.03
4.89

5.31- 7.03
6.78- 7.66
4.34- 5 . 5 5

5
*
5

5
•
5

5
•
5

13
6
7

5
*
5

1

19
16
3

9
6
3

64
64

1

-

19
19

22
22

m

m a n u f a c t u r in g

* W o r k e r s w e r e d is trib u te d as f o llo w s :

*

8
8

.

.

.

-

*

*

*

—

—

.
"

4
4

7
—
7

6
6

_

_

.

-

-

“

-

2 at $ 8 .4 0 to $ 8 .8 0 ; 30 at $ 8 .8 0 to $ 9 .2 0 ; and 8 at $ 9 -2 0 to $ 9 .6 0 .

See fo o tn o te s at end o f t a b le s .




19

1

•
—
16

10
6

1

9
4
5

-

1

1

m

T ab le A -5 .

Hourly earnings of m a te ria l m ovem ent and custodial w orkers in D a lla s —

Fort W o rth , T e x ., O ctober 1976
N u m b er o f 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 r ly e a rn in g s o f—

H o u rly e a r n in g s

S
1 ---- S ---- 1 --- 1 ---- S
S
J ---- J ---- S
1
T
S
S ---- T
I
S
S
s---- S
I
t
S
2.20 2.40 2 .6 0 2. 80 3.00 3.20 3.40 3«60 3 .80 4.00 4.20 4.40 4.60 4 .80 5.00 5.20 5.40 5.60 6.00 6.40 6.80 7.20 7,60

Number

O ccu p ation and in d u stry d iv is io n

o
f
workers

Mean 2

M ed ian 2

M iddle range 2

and
under

a . 40 2.60 2.8Q 3.00 3.20 3.40 3.60 3.8? 4 .00 4.20 4,40 4.60 4.80 5 .0Q 5.2Q 5.40 5.60 6.00 6.4Q 6.80 7,20 7.60 8 tfl0
ALL WORKERS
6,468
962
5,506
2,564
2,208
634
63

5.49
4.91
5.59
7.11
4.15
4.80
3.72

$
5.35
4.57
5.61
7.78
3.75
4.82
3.45

$
3.754.203.707.453.353.252.50-

$
7.68
6.27
7.78
7.78
5.00
6.00
5.00

TRUCKDRIVERS. LIGHT TRUCK ■
NONMANUFACTURING --- -----WHOLESALE TRADE -------RETAIL TRADE — --------SERVICES -----------------

1,107
1,062
89o
114
51

3.53
3.51
3.51
3.43
3.42

3.43
3.43
3.43
2.50
3*08

3.103.103.252.302.50-

4.00
3.85
3.85
4.75
3.75

TRUCKDRIVERS. MEDIUM TRUCK
MANUFACTURING ---- --- ----NONMANUFACTURING --------PUBLIC UTILITIES ------WHOLESALE TRADE -------RETAIL TRADE ------------

3,184
342
2,842
1,781
657
361

6.09
5.17
6.20
7.44
3.94
4.46

6.53
5.60
6.53
7.78
3.75
4.54

4.333.604.557.453.003.75-

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

PUBLIC UTILITIES ------WHOLESALE TRADE -------RETAIL TRADE -----------SERVICES -----------------

TRUCKDRIVERS. HEAVY TRUCK
(TRAILER) ----------------

$

150
10
140
24
61
38
17

233
18
215
64
134
17
-

72
1
71
12
55
4

225
30
195
8
163
12
5

241
20
221
24
162
28
5

474
37
437
30
399
5
3

253
62
191
24
153
9
5

77
25
52
3
43
6
*

—

—

86
76
68
8
-

16
16
12
4

77
73
60
8
5

115

41
*

83
83
45
21
17

273
273
268
2
3

116
116
111
5

22
12
12
—
*

73
69
69
*

117
117
117
—
•*

7.78
6.82
7.78
7.78
4.75
5.50

28
28
•
28

43
10
33
16
17

63
8
55
48
7

18
•
18
18

126
25
101
90
4

92
5
87

99
36
63
—
60
3

83
32
51
•
42
9

17
4
13
1
6

192
17
175
2
115
37

69
69
-

69
*

41
41
-

no

102
l
5

60
27

6

294
32
262
"8
196
37

199
36
163
22
129
5

352
270
82
1
32
49
-

176
66
110
42
36
32

93
37
56
17
24
15

189
30
159
-

229
24
205
13
145
47

110
76
34
6
28

-

-

-

-

-

14
13
13
—•

24
24
13
11
-

4
4

13
12

-

4
4

4
4

2
-

12

-

1
-

4
-

5
-

36
12
24

68
2
1
19
46

31
31
24
7

52
2
50
42

143
2
141
•
132
9

26
26
•
26

68

6
5

77
3
74
42
14
18

42
24
18
12
6
*'

78
77
1
•
—
1

11
2
9
9
*

57
36
21
15
6

78
26
52
52
*
12
*

6

66

1,421

6.28

270

4 .7 7

NONMANUFACTURING -------PUBLIC UTILITIES -----WHOLESALE TRADE ------RETAIL TRADE ------ -—

l.lSl
622
380
149

6.64
7.23
5.65
6.67

7*03
4.54
7.30
7.68
5.75
7.30

5.004.265.757.455.006.45-

7.68
5.05
7.78
7.78
7.03
7.30

•
•
•
*

•
•
*

20
20
•
18
2

12
12
12
*

8
8
8
—
*

14
10
4
4
—

18
18
18
—
*

34
30
4
4
—
*

24
10
14
2
12
*

23
11
12
6
6
*

TRUCKDRIVERS. HEAVY TRUCK
(OTHER THAN TRAILER) ----MANUFACTURING ----- — -----

582
298

4.07
4.87

4.54
4.57

3.29- 4.57
4.54- 4.60

24
—

64
-

25
—

13
—

20
—

83
—

20

-

-

13
—

6
—

4
*

189
189

61
61

*

SHIPPING CLERKS --- --- ------MANUFACTURING ------------NONMANUFACTURING ----- ---WHOLESALE TRADE ---- ---RETAIL TRADE ------------

496
225
271
193
78

4.39
3.94
4.77
5.20
3.69

3.84
3.84
4.15
5.03
3.50

3.503.753.503.603.00-

4.98
4.03
7.02
7.02
4.36

•

6

8

2

-•

36
9
27
25
2

83
80
3
3

66
40
26
18
8

25
10
15
12
3

9
6
3
3

20
19
1
1

12
3
9

-

40
18
22
13
9

9

-

40
25
15
12
3

RECEIVING CLERKS -------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G --- ---- ---- NONMANUFACTURING ---------WHOLESALE TRADE --- -----RETAIL TRADE -------------

931
231
700
478
214

4.67
5.00
4.56
4.79
4.09

4.40
5.02
4.20
4.20
4.30

3.404.033.293.303.25-

6 .0 6
6.08
5.48
7.02
5.03

57

SHIPPING AND RECEIVING CLERKS
M A N U F A C T U R I N G ----- ----- —
NONMANUFACTURING ---------WHOLESALE TRADE ---------

326
117
209
146

4.58
4.50
4.62
4.69

4.30
4.36
4.30
4.22

3.803.634.113.88-

1,831
489
1,342
320
801
20 2

4.66
4.36
4.76
5.26
4.70
4.34

4.75
3.79
4.81
4.75
4.81
4.18

3.793.794.104.404.003.56-

-

-

.

*
14
1
13
13
-

423
49
374
318
16
40

236
130
106
-

94
12

271 1770
—
3
268 1770
187 1762
8
81

-

-

-

-

7
7

3
3

-

—

7
-

3
-

-

—
-

331

43

49
30
19
19

331
318
7
6

132
130
2
•
2

30
•
30
2
7
21

157
—
157
12
145
•

32
22
10
6
4

55
19
36
9
27

97
•
97
90
7

176
3
173
92
81

4
4

-

14
14

30
30

*

*

*

2
2

80

•
-

.
-

24
44
1

-

15
5

95 1315
—
95 1315
95 1315
•
—
*
*
455
-455
447
8
*

*

1
1

5
2
3
•
3

-

.
—

•
-

•
-

80
80
-

-

-

23
3
20
15
5

18
13
5
4
1

52
51
1
-

34
34
•
•
-

156
•
156
156
-

-

.
—
—
—
*

6

8
2
6

2
2

38
10
28
12
16

1
1
1

36
5
31
12
17

50
50
32
18

23
23
18
3

40
5
35
25
10

73
15
58
49
9

43
14
29
13
16

41
41
38
3

34
IS
19
12
7

86
30
56
37
16

34
4
30
14
16

50
5
45
41
4

32
4
28
28

26
14
12
6

51
51

22
13
9
6
3

5.26
5.70
5.26
5.26

•
-

-

1
1
-

.
-

26
17
9

6

6

4
2
-

14
7
7
6

29
12
17
12

16
1
15
13

25
9
16
16

62
10
52
30

6
2
4
4

21
6
15
12

19
3
16
5

•
-

38
12
26
26

17
3
14
-

30
30
•
-

-

•
•
-

-

16
16
16

5.52
5.20
5.52
6.37
5.52
5.00

•
-

12
•
12
6
6

19
•
19
13
6

21
4
17
14
3

44
11
33
15
10

47
18
29
14
13

95
41
54
38
16

286
184
10 2
74
28

43
21
22
1
16
5

138
27
111
71
20
18

110
20
90
S
79

42
6
36
16

57
57
2
42
13

125
30
95
94
1

67
38
29
23

98
59
39
26

82
•
82
80

3
•
3
-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

17

139
14
125
116
9

286

6

117
16
10 1
94
3

6

13

2

3

-

-

6
•

-

--

S ee fo o tn o te s at end o f t a b le s .




129
4
125
5
72
48

90
45
24

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

WAREHOUSEMEN ---------MANUFACTURING -----NONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC UTILITIES ■
wholesale trade RETAIL TRADE ----

203
2
201
190
11

20

-

9
•9

-

6

6

3
6

1
-

•

286
2
260
24

-

-

•

.

•
•
—

T ab le A -5 . Hourly earnings of m a te ria l m ovem ent and custodial w o rkers in D a lla s —
Fort W o rth , T e x ., O ctober 1 9 7 6 — Continued
Hourly earnings

4

N um be r o f 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 r ly ea rn in g s o f -s

t
O ccu p ation and in d u stry d iv is io n

of
workers

2 .2 0
Mean 2

M edian2

M iddle range 2

S
S
S
2.40 2 .6 0 2 .8 0

*
S
S
s
S
S
"5---- I--1
S
S
$
3.00 3.20 3.40 3*60 3.80 4.00 4.20 4.40 4.60 4.80 5.00 5 .2 0 5.40 5.60 6 .0 0 6.40 6 .8 0 7.20 7 »6 o
s

S

and
u n d er

4.00 4.20 4.40 4.60 4.80 5.00 5.20 5 .40 5.60 6 .0 0 6.40 6 .8 0 7.20 7.60 8 .0 0

2.40 2 .6 0 2 .8 0 3.00 3.20 3.40 3.60

ALL WORKERS—
CONTINUED
ORDER FILLERS -----------------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G ----------- --- ----NONMANUFACTURING ----------------WHOLESALE TRADE ------ --- --- —
RETAIL TRADE ---- ---------------

3,434
608
2,626
2,086
486

$
4.60
3.85
4.82
4.77
5.31

$
4.00
3.28
4.14
4.04
7.10

$
3.002.703.003.232.76-

$
6.56
4.97
7.02
7.02
7.10

82
2
80
64
a

320
125
195
145
50

325
81
244
138
64

105
21
84
67
15

134
27
107
99
8

318
163
155
151
4

135
42
93
85
8

71
30
41
41
-

39
16
23
15
8

310
-■
310
276
34

64
4
60
54
6

34
9
25
25
—

SHIPPING PACKERS ----- --------------MANUFACTURING ----- --------------NONMANUFACTURING ------ ---------WHOLESALE TRADE ---------------Kfl A
1 KAUL

1,283
618
665
217

3.55
3.75
3.35
4.46

3.20
3.36
2.80
4.04

2.652.852.553.65-

4.00
4.93
3.90
6.58

114
23
91
-

155
70
85
8

194
48
146
26

74
26
48
—

10 1
72
29
6

108
81
27

77
34
43
24

63
42
21
18
3

82
82
60
22

13
—
13

3
3
—

4
4
—

53
53
—

6

70
56
14
—

MATERIAL HANDLING LABORERS --------M A N U F A C T U R I N G ------------ -------NONMANUFACTURING ---- -----------PUBLIC UTILITIES --------------------------------------------WHOLESALE TRADE -----------------------------------------------RETAIL TRADE ----------------------------------------------------------

3,050
1,288
1,762
200
449
1,104

3.90
3.73
4.02
4.52
4.05
3.93

3.55
3.47
3.70
4.64
3.60
3.50

2.953.152.903.302.402.95-

4.40
3.83
5.00
5.70
6.45
4.38

12 1
4
117

267
86
181
1
84
96

161
55
106
4
24
75

215
12 0
95

154
65
89
22
12
55

252
104
148
24
20
98

521
405
116
18
12
86

220
104
116
3
12
10 1

36
28
8
3

172

78
50
28
3

34
16
18
13

5

162
4
158
5
72
81

FORKLIFT OPERATORS ------------------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ----- --------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------PUBLIC UTILITIES --------------WHOLESALE TRADE ---------------RETAIL TRADE -------------------

2,218
1,394
824
289
414
12 1

4.86
4.87
4.85
5.26
4.26
5.89

4.77
4.77
4.40
3.90
4.15
6.39

3.653.653.553.553.005.10-

5.89
5.89
5.97
7.78
5.60
6.39

•
•

10
4
6
-

62
11
51

6

51
-

41
11
30
—
30

*

24
24
24
-

135
89
46
28
18
-

229
139
90
72
18
—

173
155
18
18
—

10 1
38
63
42
18
3

148
94
S4
—
54
*

POWER-TRUCK OPERATORS (OTHER
THAN F O R K L I F T ) --------------— ----M A N U F A C T U R I N G ------------ ----- —

184
184

6.49
6.49

6.80
6.60

6,39- 7.10
6.39- 7.10

-

—
-

-

—

-

—

“

—

2
2

•

-

2
2

-

-

GUAROS AND WATCHMEN ------------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------------PUBLIC UTILITIES --------------RETAIL T R A O E ----- ---- ---------

3.407
432
2,975
28
154
447

3.01
5.32
2 .6 8
4.00
3.59

2.50
5.71
2.45
4.62
3.37

2.353.922.342.542.81-

3.12 1061
6.73
2.70 1061
4.66
4.01

917
15
902
8
24

438
11
427
13

56

11
2*

97
14
83
16
61

54
18
36
12
24

12 0
16
104
7
97

113
41
72
1
8
63

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

329

5.77

6.13

4.74- 6.73

*

2

*

—

3

5

18

4

watchmen:
manufacturing

— ----- — — --------

103

3.89

3.78

3.12- 3.92

*

13

11

-

14

9

*

JANITORS, PORTERS, ANQ CLEANERS —
MANUFACTURING ----- --------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G ----- -----------

8,149
1,589
6,560
276
179
546

2.93
4.23
2.61
4.48
3.84
2.96

2.50
3.92
2.35
4.19
3.65
2.90

2.303.252.303.523.252.54-

3.10 3390 1478
5.89
27 104
2 .6 8 3363 1374
•
4.89
4.25
13
3.25
105
48

578
52
526
7

636
143
493
24
7
63

394
242
152
9
28
71

150
56
94
25
17
32

public

utilities

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

WHOLESALE TRADE ----------------------------------------RETAIL TRADE -------------------------------------------------

-

48
69

-

-

-

82

-

18
77

-

56
•
15

212
39
173
18
18
64

12 0
17
103
-

JJt

2.38

95

S ee fo o tn o te s at en d o f ta b le s .




21

g

12

6

66

106
8
4
94

128
44
127
31
1
13
1
13
—■

781

—
-

—
—
-

-

—
-

-

-

7
7
-

66
13
53
S3
*

95
3
92
92
-

-

50
50
-

-

.
•

53
20
33
8
2
23

61
50
11
2
3
6

51
51
25
19
7

32
2
30
30

35

6

119
-

130

259
222
37
-

•
-

37

52
34
18
18

134
35
99
28
71
-

146
112
34
34

128
94
34
•
34
-

27
•
27
•
•
27

7
7
7
-

214
12 0
94
94
—
-

24
24

48
48

m

10 0
10 0

m

•-

-

-

28
15
13
•
13

91
90
1
•
1

48
44
4
•
•

-

73
73
•
•

15

90

32

-

73

-

81
77
4
4
-

36
36
•
36

259
30
229
229
-

781
536
245

4
4

2
2
-

116
53
63
63

•
-

76
70
6

144
25
119

130
130

•
110
14
96
61

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

•

-

*

—

-

-

25

5

70
57
13
—
13
*

34
10
24
24
-

178
127
51
—
49
2

46
42

2
2

5

—

•

•

-

1
1

-

5

-

-

-

52
11
41
19
21

23

20
11
9
•
2

49
19
30
18
2
10

4
1
3
-

35
25
10
5

5

3

-

3
•
3

21

11

4

11

19

1

20

-

-

12

20

*

2

-

*

-

5

5

-

-

-

12

-

-

-

164
103

115

20 6
124

38

40

336
329
7
7

20
20
20

•
•

2
-

67
46
21
21

6
-

15

—

-

-

-

28
10
18
1
15

123
112

20
10
4

43
28
15
15

3

82

114
61
53
34
18
1

2

-

-

2

61

2
18
30

-

71
44
13
14
17

*

41
16
23

6

17
1
3
13

18

6

23

17

4

4
-

-

1

5

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

•

•
•

-

6
6

8
8
8

-

-

11

-

-

-

-

-

•

-

•

-

-

-

11
-

—

Table A -5 a .

Hourly earnings of m a te ria l m ovem ent and custodial w o rk e rs —large establish m en ts

in D a lla s —Fort W o rth , T e x ., O ctober 1976
N u m b e r o f 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 r ly e a r n in g s o f—
IT
S
S
S
T ~
I ------- T
T
S
3 . 80 4 . 00 4 . 2 0 4 .4 0 4 .6 0 4 .8 0 5 .0 0 5 .2 0 5 .4 0

Hourly earnings

O ccu p ation and in du stry d iv is io n

of
workers

T
T
2 .2 0 2 .4 0
Mean2 Median^

Middle range *

TT
T
s
T"
$
2 . 60 2 . 80 3 . 00 3 . 2 0 3 .4 0 3 .6 0

S
5 .6 0

S

i

6 .0 0

6 .4 0

6 .0 0

6 . 4 0 —6 . 8 0

■J------- t
1 -----6 .8 0 7 .2 0 7 .6 0

and
under
5 .0 0

5 .2 0

21
5
16
7

54
37
17
2
15

107
10
97
45

13
2
11
11

64
4
60
5
48

217
24
193
1
47

66
36
28
•
28

377
19
358
318
40

12
•
12
12

271
3
268
187
81

549
•
549
549
-

-

4
4
2

1
*

_
*

4
4
1

4
4
4

5
5
5

7
7
7

3
3
3

•
-

—
-

7
7
7

44
2
42
42

11
2
9
9

26
26
26

68
24
44
1
43

19
19
19

324
324
318
6

2
2
—
2

95
95
95
-

383
383
383
“

42
36
6
6

58
6
52
-

-

30
30
21

145

26
22
4
4

46
19
27
27

7
•
7
7

176
3
173
81

166
•
166
-

-

-

10
10
•
10

1
1
-

17
5
12
12

8
8
—
6

11
6
5
5

16
7
9
•
9

22
15
7
I
6

31
17
14
2
12

11
6
5
5

38
21
17
1
16

-

—
—

4
•
*

-

1
—
-

11
4
7
i
6

26
12
14
2
12

7
2
5
5

16
2
14
1
13

7
3
4
4

4
4
—

18
17
1
1

11
2
9
-■

3 .4Q

4 .8 0

5 •40 5 .6 0

I

4 ,8 0

2 .6 0

2 . 80 3 . 00 3 .2 0

3 .6 0

3 . 8() 4 . 00 4 . 20 4 . 4 0

2 .4 0

7.2Q 7 . 6 0

ALL WORKERS
TRUCKORIVERS ---------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------------PUBLIC U TILITIE S --------------------------RETAIL TRADE ------------------------------------

1 ,9 3 6
216
1 .7 1 6
1 ,0 6 6
437

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

$
6 .5 3
4 .9 8
6 .5 3
7 .6 8
5 .5 5

$
5 .6 5 4•34*
5 .7 5 6 .5 3 4 .7 5 -

$
7 .6 8
6•2 7
7 .6 8
7 .6 8
6 .5 0

8
8
-

a

14
14
14

TRUCKDRIVERS, LIGHT TRUCK — — —
NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------------RETAIL TRADE ------------------------------------

76
66
59

4 .0 3
4 .0 7
4 .0 0

3 .1 8
3 .1 3
3 .1 0

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

8
8
8

10
10
10

8
8
8

•
-

12
8
8

3
3
1

2
2
2

TRUCKDRIVERS* MEDIUM TRUCK -----------MANUFACTURING------------------------------- -----NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------------PUBLIC U TILITIE S --------------------------RETAIL TRADE ------------------------------------

1 .0 8 3
63
1 ,0 2 0
801
219

6 .6 2
4 .6 8
6 .7 4
7 .2 0
5 .0 6

6 .5 3
4 .5 3
6 .5 3
7 .4 5
5 .1 5

6#10—
4 .0 1 6 .5 3 6 .5 3 4 .5 5 -

7 »68
5 .6 0
7 .6 8
7 .7 8
5 .7 0

.
-

4
4

.
•
-

•
-

4
4

5
5

a
5
3

16
7
9

*

4

-

-

4

5

3

9

TRUCKDRIVERS. HEAVY TRUCK
(TRAILER) ---------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------ — --------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------- --------------RETAIL TRADE ------------------------------------

742
120
622
149

6 .4 5
5 .3 8
6 .6 6
6 .6 7

6 .6 0
4 .9 8
7 .3 0
7 .3 0

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

*

-

2
•
2
2

•
-

-

••
—
-

•
—
*

•
•
-

10
10
•

1
1
—
—

-

145
-

SHIPPING CLERKS ----------------------------------------

89

4 .0 5

4 .2 5

3 .0 0 - 4 .8 3

-

6

6

2

16

3

3

2

3

2

3

9

9

10

6

1

1

5

2

-

RECEIVING CLERKS -------------------------------------MANUFACTURING-----------------------— ------ —
NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------- -----RETAIL TRADE ------------------------------------

320
107
213
190

4 ,7 0
5 .5 6
4 .2 7
4 .1 4

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

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

5 .5 5
6 .1 8
5 .1 5
5 .0 3

1

17

18

3

4

9

10

3

17
10

17
17

18
18

3
3

4
4

9
9

10
10

3
3

7
7

22
4
18
16

5
5
4

32
4
28
28

10
4
6
6

52
1
51
51

12
3
9
3

17
3
14
5

8
3
5
1

42
41
1

24
24

1
1

14
10
4
4

SHIPPING AND RECEIVING CLERKS ---------MANUFACTURING --------------------------------------

75
59

4 .5 5
4 .3 9

4 .7 8
4 .3 6

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

•
*

•
-

1
1

-

8
7

4
4

3
2

2
2

1
1

4
4

10
1?

2
2

6
6

3
3

-

12
12

15
1

4
4

WAREHOUSEMEN ---------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------------RETAIL TRADE ------------------------------------

543
206
337
155

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

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

3 .9 6 3 .9 8 3 .7 5 3 .4 5 -

6 .1 0
6 .1 0
6 .4 3
4 .6 6

.
—
*

6
6
6

6
6
6

7
4
3
3

18
6
12
10

23
8
15
13

22
6
16
16

47
19
28
28

17
11
6

36
23
13
11

13
6
7
6

19
6
13
10

17
6
11
3

23
14
9
9

34
34
2

1

4

1
1

4
2

67
38
29
6

ORDER F I L L E R S ---------------------------------------- —
MANUFACTURING -------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------------RETAIL TRAOE ------------------------------------

1 ,0 7 0
194
876
462

5 .4 5
4 .7 1
5 .6 1
5 .3 6

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

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

10
2
8
8

56
6
50
50

68
4
64
64

21
6
15
15

10
2
8
8

4
4
4

47
32
15
8

16
—
16

17
6
a
8

20 — 16
••
4
12
20

16
9
7

34
21
13

3
2
1

7
7
•

42
13
29

95
3
92

81
77
4

-

SHIPPING PACKERS --------------------------------------

483
130
353

3 .8 4
4 .7 1
3 .5 3

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

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

73
8
65

77
14
63

64
10
54

28
6
22

13
2
11

27
8
19

10
2
8

13

manufacturing

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

n o n m a n u f a c t u r i n g ----------- -----------------------

MATERIAL HANDLING LABORERS ----------------------MANUFACTURING------------------------------------- — -------NONMANUFACTURING----------- -------------------- -----------

1 ,8 6 5
619
1 ,2 4 6

4 .2 9
4 .0 0
4 .4 4

3 .7 8
3 .7 2
<♦.00

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

FORKLIFT OPERATORS — ---------------------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------— —
PUBLIC U TILITIE S --------------------------RETAIL TRADE ------------------------- ----------

896
601
295
64
121

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

5 .7 5
5 .3 9
5 .9 7
7 .4 5
6 .3 9

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

S ee fo o tn o te s

6 .6 1
6 .6 1
6 .6 1
7 .6 4
6 .3 9

51
4
47

*

121
80
41
-

•
-

7

•

4

13

3

87
16
71

68
13
55

107
14
93

251
159
92

199
95
104

26
18

2
2

4
4
—
-

2
2

13
13

—
-

-

16
16
—
*

55
55
-

16
13
3
3

-

—
-

-

22

-

l 6

*

-

*

-

22

7

3

4
4

13
13

-

-•

•

22

7
7

'" 3

-

88
2
86

ISO

28
28

34
16
18

33

66
84

46
37
9
2

2
2
•

3

64
15
49

at end o f ta b le s .




e

-

5

-

a

84
84
—
*

47
46
1
—
*

-

10
10

-

.

•

-

33

-

-

•

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

98
59
39
13

82

3

82
2

3
3

-

-

36

226

245

36
36

226

245
245

4
4

2
2

116
53
63

no

76
70
6

138
25
113

130

66
32
34

125
94
31

27

7

27

7
7

34

-

27

-

•

•

21
10
11
39
2
37
37

51
51
52
34
18

32
2
30

•

.

18

-

•
•

..
•

14
96
134
35
99
28

..
-

-

.. .

130

•
-

..
-

149
120
29
29

T able A -5 a . Hourly earnings of m a te ria l m ovem ent and custodial w o rk e rs —large establish m en ts
in D allas—Fort W o rth , T e x., O ctober 1 9 7 6 — Continued
Hourly earnings

O ccu p ation and in d u stry d iv is io n

of
workers

1 -------- S
2 .2 0 2 .4 0
Mean 2

M ed ian2

M iddle range 2

s
1 ------- 1 ------- S
2 . 6 0 2 . 8 0 3 .0 0 3 . 2 0

N u m b er o f 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 r ly e a rn in g s o f—
$
~5------- 1 ------- t
-J------- 1
S
T ------- T ------- S
1 ------- S
1 ------- 1 ------- S
3 * 4 0 3 . 6 0 3 . 8 0 4 . 0 0 4 . 2 0 4 * 4 8 4 . 6 0 4 . 8 0 5 . 0 0 5 . 2 0 5 . 4 0 5 . 6 0 6 . 0 0 6 . 4 0 6 .8 0

s—

S
7 .2 0

'
7*60

7 .6 0

8 .0 0

and
u n d er

-

34
10
24
24

2 .8 Q

4 .Q 0 4 . 2 0

3 .0 0

3.2 Q

3 ,4 9

3 .6 0

3 ,8 0

18
18
15

42
7
35
11
24

48
14
34
16

26
3
23
12
11

31
11
20
7

3

4

7

20

123
91
32
2
30

99
69
30
13

4 ,4 0

4 ,6 0

51
11
40
19
21

16
6
10
3
6

19
11
8
2

11

4

11

O
•

2 .6 0

co

2 .4 0

5 .9 0

5 ,2 0

49
19
30
2

4
1
3
-

22
12
10
5

5 ,4 0

5 .6 0

6 .0 0

—
-

3
3
3

28
15
13
13

91
90
1
1

48
44
4
-

—
-

73
73
-

—
—

73

*

9 ,4 0

6 ,8 0

7 .2 0

ALL WORKERS—
CONTINUED
GUARDS AND WATCHMEN ------------------------------MANUFACTURING ----------— -------- -------- -----NONMANUFACTURING ---------- — ------ ---------RETAIL TRADE ------------------------------------

GUARDS*
MANUFACTURING ---------------- — -----------------

684
364
320
154
142

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

$
4 .3 1
6 .1 3
3 .7 4
3 .3 7

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

16
1
15
13

301

5 .9 3

6 .1 8

4 .7 6 -

6 .7 3

*

2

-

-

3

5

63

4 .1 1

3 .9 2

3 .3 0 -

3 .9 2

*

8

1

—

4

9

*

139
64
75
9
60

84
46
38
5
32

65
36
29
8
20

3
19

1

12

*

-

15

90

32

-

-

-

*

-

-

-

12

-

*

—

6
6
6
—

•
—
*

—
—
—
—

w atchm en :

MANUFACTURING -------------------------------------JANITORS. PORTERS. AND CLEANERS —
MANUFACTURING-----------------------— ------ —
NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------------PUBLIC U TILITIE S --------------------------RETAIL TRADE ------------------------------------

2 ,6 4 8
979
1 ,6 6 9
213
495

3 .4 6
4 .5 6
2 .8 2
4 .2 0
2 .9 8

3 .0 2
4 .0 9
2 .3 0
4 .1 9
2 .9 0

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

945
17
928
94

83
15
68
48
3

147
32
115
7

70

114
9
105
18
58

179
100
79
20
52

See fo o tn o te s at end o f ta b le s .




23

17

2
123
59
64
4i
23

28
12
16
10
6

—
56
26
30
29

1

30
13
17
IS
2

33
18
15
15
-

1
1
-

28
10
18

1

2

64
46
18
18
—

253
249
4
4
-

113
102

11
-

•
-




T a b le A -6 . A v e ra g e hourly e a rn in g s o f m a in te n a n c e , to o lro o m ,
p o w e rp ia n t, m a te r ia l m o v e m e n t, and c u s to d ia l w o r k e r s , by sex,
in D a lla s —Fort W o rth , T e x ., O ctober 1976
Sex,

3

o c c u p a t io n , and in d u stry d iv is io n

Number
of
workers

A vera ge
(m ean ^ )
hourly
earnings4

m a i n t e n a n c e , t o o l r o o m , and

POWERPLANT OCCUPATIONS

-

A r*f 1 L N A H v w

A vera ge
(m e a n ^ )
hourly
earnings 4

3 .5 6

MATERIAL MOVEMENT AND. CUSTODIAL
OCCUPATIONS - MEN— CONTINUED

MEN
$

i*i A

Number
of
workers

1*Q19

S ex, 3 o c c u p a tio n , and in d u s tr y d iv is io n

TRUCKDRIVERS -

w n i 'l u * , 1 L K j

CONTINUED
$

62

5 .3 7
RnU LLO ALu

I t l ' i A l 'i v t

LLCvl

K l. 1 H X l .

1KM U u

1
1

™1

mm

1 K MU L

J 1V
„

^,

j

74

* J i

FINANCE
r-

64
TRUCKDRIVERS, HEAVY TRUCK

I t 149
1*708

TRUCKDRIVERSt HEAVY TRUCK

MAINTENANCE MECHANICS
265
I t 175

5 .6 7

4 .9 1

JJ f

7 .0 0
7,. 00

105

4 .9 7

107

4 .0 0

j j i

n g n m a n u f a c t u r i n g ----------------- -------------- -----------

Ji I
801
li L. 1 A I L

5 ,4 6 1
2 ,5 6 4
2 ,2 0 6
589

S ee fo o tn o te s

5 .6 2
7 .1 1
4 .1 5
4 .9 8

■*
J

at en d o f t a b le s .

24

4 .6 2
4 .6 9

1 ,7 8 6

MATERIAL MOVEMENT AND CUSTODIAL
OCCUPATIONS - M
EN

it .i' VI vL ^

209

1K A U t

4 .7 0

m m

2 ,1 9 1
1 ,8 2 9

4 0 16
j • 17




T a b le A -6 . A verag e hourly earnings of m a in te n a n c e , to o lro o m ,
p o w e rp la n t, m a te ria l m o v em e n t, and custodial w o rk e rs , by sex,
in D a lla s —Fort W o rth , T e x ., O ctober 1 9 7 6 — C ontinued
Sex,

3

o c c u p a tio n , and in d u s tr y d iv is io n

material

movement

and

Number
of
workers

Average
(m ean2 )
hourly
earnings4

S ex, 3 o c c u p a t io n , and in d u s tr y d iv is io n

$
4.05

JAINi 1UKb t

1CKbt ANU LLwANCKJ

®
r<C 9A
.

MATERIAL HANDLING LABORERS

5,709

$
3.10

1 fJ

725

1 " MU L.

Average
(m ean 2 )
hourly
earnings 4

MATERIAL MOVEMENT AND CUSTODIAL
OCCUPATIONS - MEN— CONTINUED

custodial

OCCUPATIONS - MEN— CONTINUED

f'Ui W A »

Number
of
workers

3* 87

273
435

J* 10

AL 1nAUL

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

1.233
NONnANUi A v 1UK INb

" " J'

MATERIAL MOVEMENT AND CUSTODIAL

767

n t 1AIL 1K m U l

2,179
1.356
823
289
414

184

6.49

425

r» L 1AIL
b

4.85
5.26
4.26

5*32

139
432
2.096

3.63
3.38
2.47

4.82

KLv u 1 V

iNO

LLkKAo

N U N M A N U r A L 1UKlNu

1K A UL

K L 1AIL 1KAUC

3# 50

238
2,440

JtO

HANUr

A v

1U K I No

1,734

" " " "

S ee fo o tn o te s at end o f t a b le s .

25

2.52

T a b le A -6 a . A verag e hourly earnings of m ain ten an ce, to o lro o m , p o w e rp la n t, m a te ria l m o vem en t,
and custodial w o rkers, by sex—large establishm ents in D a lla s —Fort W o rth , T e x ., O cto b er 1976
S ex ,

3

o c c u p a tio n , and in d u s try d iv is io n

Num ber
of
workers

Average
(m ean2 )
hourly
earnings4

MAINTENANCE, TOOLROOM, AND
POWERPLANT OCCUPATIONS - MEN

Number

Sex, 3 o c c u p a tio n , and in d u s try d iv is io n

of

woikers

A verage
(m e an 2 )
hourly
earnings4

MATERIAL MOVEMENT AND CUSTODIAL
OCCUPATIONS - MEN— CONTINUED

S e x , 3 o c c u p a tio n , and in d u s tr y d iv is io n

Number
of
woikers

MATERIAL MOVEMENT AND- CUSTODIAL
OCCUPATIONS - MEN— CONTINUED

| 18

4
>

$
370

90
117

6.66

v i LK A 1U K i

J

"

563

6.23

MAINTENANCE MACHINISTS

• U “ i> L 1 * 1

6.80

*

Average
(m ean2 )
hourly
earnings4

NO NW ANUr A L 1U K ilib

*083

6.62

K t" l A I L

M tU IU M

1H A U L

T K U u l\

H L 1A 1 L

1n A U L

J

H L * A XL

T R U C ftU K IV fc K b *
» V i.-* r- - ~
MAINTENANCE PAINTERS

1n A U L

*

* * ®

TRUCKDRIVERS, HEAVY TRUCK
1 1n A l L L i ' /
H A 1 N T tN A liv L

n t C n A r iiL - b

t M A v n ll'it i'T /

H A N U r A v 1U “ IN w

" " "

"

GUARDS I

"
" “

821

6.29
HL 1A IL

MAINTENANCE MECHANICS

1K A UL

watchmen:

62

379

1,088

4. 33
n u 1A IL

1n A U L
M"C 1 A X L

Nl 1A IL

1nA UC .

1f, A U L

" " "
t .j3

147
, .

nonmanufacturing:

MATERIAL MOVEMENT AND CUSTODIAL

K tr l A I L

1*924
n A N U r A v 1 U K llN v

n A 1u n 1 AL

1,706
H L 1A 1 L

1N A U l

6.45

" " " "

" " " " " "

n A IN U L l l r b

L-AoUNtKo

6.62
XL

1 "I A U L

See fo o tn o te s at end o f ta b le s .




26

—

1K A U l

m

Table A -7. Percent increase** in average hourly earnings fo r selected
occupational groups, adjusted fo r em p lo ym e n t shifts,
in D allas—Fort W o rth , T e x., for selected periods
In d u stry and o c c u p a tio n a l grou p
(m e n and w o m e n com b in ed )

O cto b e r 1974
to
O cto b e r 1975

O cto b e r 1975
to
O cto b e r 1976

A ll in d u s tr ie s :
O ffic e c l e r i c a l .
. . . . . _____ _____ „ . . . .
E le c t r o n ic data p r o c e s s i n g __________ __ _____ __
In d u stria l n u r s e s _______ „
_______ _____ _____
S k ille d m a in te n a n ce tra d e s * ________ _____ __ ___
_____ ___ __
U n sk illed plant w o r k e r s * _____ __

8.2
9.2
9.3
8.8
8.9

6.8
6.6
9.0
7.6
9.6

M an ufacturin g:
O ffic e c l e r i c a l ______________ ___________________ __
E le c t r o n ic data p r o c e s s i n g __________ _____________
In d u stria l n u r s e s ________________________________ ___
S k ille d m ain ten an ce tr a d e s * ________________________
U n sk illed plant w o r k e r s *

7.4
8.6
9.6
8.6
7.5

7.1
7.0
9.1
7.9
8.5

N on m anufacturing:
O ffic e c l e r i c a l ________________________________________
E le c t r o n ic data p r o c e s s in g _____ __ __ _____ __
In d u s tria l n u r s e s ____ ____________ _____ __ _____
S k ille d m ain ten an ce tr a d e s * ____________
__ __
U n sk ille d plant w o r k e r s * ________ __ _____ __
__

8.6
9.2
**
**
9.7

6.7
6.5
**
**
10.2

*
**

P e r c e n t i n c r e a s e s f o r p e r io d s ending p r i o r to 1976 r e la te to m e n only.
Data d o not m e e t p u b lic a tio n c r it e r ia .

Footnotes
1 Standard h ou rs r e fle c t the w o rk w e e k fo r w hich e m p lo y e e s r e c e iv e th eir r e g u la r s t r a ig h t-t im e s a la r ie s (e x c lu s iv e o f pay fo r o v e r t im e at r e g u la r a n d /o r p r e m iu m r a t e s ), and the e a rn in g s c o r r e s p o n d
to th ese w e e k ly h ou rs.
2 The m ean is c om p u ted fo r ea ch jo b by tota lin g the e a r n in g s o f a ll w o r k e r s and d ivid in g by the n u m b er o f w o r k e r s .
The m e d ia n d e s ig n a te s p o s itio n — h a lf o f the e m p lo y e e s su rv ey ed r e c e iv e m o r e
and h alf r e c e iv e l e s s than the rate show n. The m id d le range is de fin e d by 2 r a te s o f pay; a fou rth o f the w o r k e r s e a rn le s s than the lo w e r o f th e s e r a te s and a fou rth e a rn m o r e than the h igh er rate.
E a rn in g s data r e la te on ly to w o r k e r s w h ose s e x id e n tific a tio n w as p ro v id e d by the e s ta b lis h m e n t.
E x clu d e s p rem iu m pay fo r o v e r t im e and fo r w ork on w e e k e n d s , h o lid a y s , and late sh ifts .




27

Appendix A
A r e a w a g e and r e la t e d b e n e f it s d a ta a r e o b ta in e d b y p e r s o n a l v is it s
o f B u re a u f ie ld r e p r e s e n t a t iv e s at 3 - y e a r i n t e r v a ls . 1 In e a c h o f th e i n t e r ­
v e n in g y e a r s , in fo r m a t io n on e m p lo y m e n t and o c c u p a t io n a l e a r n in g s is c o l ­
le c t e d b y a c o m b in a tio n o f p e r s o n a l v i s i t , m a il q u e s t io n n a ir e , and te le p h o n e
in t e r v ie w f r o m e s t a b lis h m e n t s p a r t ic ip a t in g in the p r e v io u s s u r v e y .
In e a c h o f th e 84 1 a r e a s c u r r e n t ly s u r v e y e d , da ta a r e o b ta in e d f r o m
2
r e p r e s e n t a t iv e e s t a b lis h m e n t s w ith in s ix b r o a d in d u s t r y d iv is io n s :
M a n u fa c ­
tu r in g ; tr a n s p o r t a t io n , c o m m u n ic a t io n , and o th e r p u b lic 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 .
M a jo r
in d u s t r y g r o u p s e x c lu d e d f r o m t h e s e s tu d ie s a r e g o v e r n m e n t o p e r a t io n s and
th e c o n s t r u c t io n and e x t r a c t iv e in d u s t r ie s .
E s ta b lis h m e n ts h av in g f e w e r than
a p r e s c r i b e d n u m b e r o f w o r k e r s a r e o m itt e d b e c a u s e o f in s u f fic ie n t e m p lo y ­
m e n t in th e o c c u p a t io n s s tu d ie d .
S e p a r a te ta b u la tio n s a r e p r o v id e d f o r e a c h
o f th e b r o a d in d u s t r y d iv is io n s w h ic h m e e t p u b lic a tio n c r i t e r i a .
T h e s e s u r v e y s a r e c o n d u c te d on a s a m p le b a s is .
T he s a m p lin g
p r o c e d u r e s in v o lv e d e t a ile d s t r a t ific a t io n o f a ll e s t a b lis h m e n t s w ith in the
s c o p e o f an in d iv id u a l a r e a s u r v e y b y in d u s t r y and n u m b e r o f e m p lo y e e s .
F r o m th is s t r a t ifie d u n iv e r s e a p r o b a b ilit y s a m p le is s e l e c t e d , w ith e a c h
e s t a b lis h m e n t h a v in g a p r e d e t e r m in e d c h a n c e o f s e le c t io n . T o o b ta in o p tim u m
a c c u r a c y at m in im u m c o s t , a g r e a t e r p r o p o r t io n o f la r g e than s m a ll e s t a b ­
lis h m e n ts i s
s e le c te d .
W hen da ta a r e c o m b in e d , e a c h e s t a b lis h m e n t is
w e ig h te d a c c o r d in g to it s p r o b a b ilit y o f s e le c t io n , so th at u n b ia s e d e s t im a t e s
a re g e n e ra te d .
F o r e x a m p le , i f on e ou t o f fo u r e s t a b lis h m e n t s is s e le c t e d ,
it is g iv e n a w e ig h t o f fo u r to r e p r e s e n t i t s e l f p lu s t h r e e o t h e r s .
A n a lte r n a te
o f th e s a m e o r ig i n a l p r o b a b ilit y is c h o s e n in the s a m e i n d u s t r y - s i z e c l a s s i ­
fic a t io n i f d a ta a r e n ot a v a ila b le f r o m th e o r ig i n a l s a m p le m e m b e r .
If no
s u ita b le s u b s titu te i s a v a ila b le , a d d itio n a l w e ig h t is a s s ig n e d to a s a m p le
m e m b e r that is s im il a r t o th e m i s s i n g u n it.
O c c u p a tio n s and e a r n in gs
O c c u p a tio n s s e le c t e d f o r stu dy a r e c o m m o n to a v a r ie t y o f m a n u fa c ­
tu r in g and n o n m a n u fa ctu rin g in d u s t r ie s , and a r e o f the fo llo w in g t y p e s :
(1) O f fic e c l e r i c a l ; (2) p r o f e s s i o n a l and t e c h n ic a l; (3) m a in te n a n c e , t o o l r o o m ,
and p o w e r p la n t ; and (4) m a t e r ia l m o v e m e n t and c u s t o d ia l.
O c c u p a tio n a l
c l a s s i f i c a t i o n is b a s e d on a u n ifo r m s e t o f jo b d e s c r i p t i o n s d e s ig n e d to take
a c c o u n t o f in t e r e s t a b lis h m e n t v a r ia t io n in d u tie s w ith in th e s a m e jo b .
O ccu ­
p a tio n s s e le c t e d f o r stu dy a r e lis t e d and d e s c r i b e d in a p p e n d ix B .
U n le s s
o t h e r w is e in d ic a t e d , the e a r n in g s da ta fo llo w in g th e jo b t i t le s a r e f o r a ll
in d u s t r ie s c o m b in e d .
E a r n in g s data f o r s o m e o f th e o c c u p a t io n s lis t e d and
1 Personal visits were on a 2-year cycle before July 1972.
2 Included in the 84 areas are 14 studies conducted by the Bureau under contract. These areas are
Akron, Ohio; Austin, T ex .; Binghamton, N .Y . — a.; Birmingham, A la .; Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood and West
P
Palm Beach—
Boca Raton, Fla.; Lexington—
Fayette, K y .; Melbourne—Titusville—
Cocoa, Fla.; Norfolk—
Virginia
Beach—
Portsmouth and Newport News—
Hampton, Va. — C .; Poughkeepsie-Kingston—
N.
Newburgh, N .Y .; RaleighDurham, N .C .; Stamford, Conn.; Syracuse, N. Y . ; Utica—
Rome, N .Y .; and Westchester County, N .Y .
In
addition, the Bureau conducts more limited area studies in approximately 100 areas at the request of the
Employment Standards Administration of the U. S. Department of Labor.




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d e s c r i b e d , o r f o r s o m e in d u s t r y d iv is io n s w ith in th e s c o p e o f th e s u r v e y , a r e
n o t p r e s e n t e d in th e A - s e r i e s t a b le s , b e c a u s e e it h e r (1) e m p lo y m e n t in th e
o c c u p a t io n is t o o s m a ll to p r o v id e e n ou gh da ta to m e r i t p r e s e n t a t io n , o r
(2) t h e r e is p o s s i b i l i t y o f d i s c l o s u r e o f in d iv id u a l e s t a b lis h m e n t da ta .
Sepa­
ra te m e n 's and w o m e n 's e a r n in g s da ta a r e n ot p r e s e n t e d w hen the n u m b e r o f
w o r k e r s n ot id e n t ifie d b y s e x is 20 p e r c e n t o r m o r e o f the m e n o r w o m e n
id e n t ifie d in an o c c u p a t io n .
E a r n in g s da ta n ot sh ow n s e p a r a t e ly f o r in d u s t r y
d iv is io n s a r e in c lu d e d in data f o r a ll in d u s t r ie s c o m b in e d .
L ik e w is e ,
d a ta a r e in c lu d e d in the o v e r a l l c l a s s i f i c a t i o n w h en a s u b c la s s if ic a t io n o f
e l e c t r o n i c s t e c h n ic ia n s , s e c r e t a r i e s , o r t r u c k d r i v e r s is n o t sh ow n o r i n f o r ­
m a t io n to s u b c l a s s i f y i s n ot a v a ila b le .
O c c u p a tio n a l e m p lo y m e n t and e a r n in g s d a ta a r e sh ow n f o r f u l l - t i m e
w o r k e r s , i . e . , t h o s e h ir e d to w o r k a r e g u la r w e e k ly s c h e d u le .
E a r n in g s data
e x c lu d e p r e m iu m p a y f o r o v e r t im e and f o r w o r k on w e e k e n d s , h o lid a y s , and
la te s h ift s . N o n p r o d u c tio 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 e n t iv e b o n u s e s a r e in c lu d e d .
W e e k ly h o u r s f o r o f f i c e c l e r i c a l and
p r o f e s s i o n a l and t e c h n ic a l o c c u p a t io n s r e f e r to th e s ta n d a rd w o r k w e e k
(r o u n d e d to th e n e a r e s t h a lf h o u r) f o r w h ich e m p lo y e e s r e c e i v e r e g u la r
s t r a ig h t -t im e s a l a r i e s ( e x c lu s iv e o f p a y f o r o v e r t im e at r e g u la r a n d /o r
p r e m iu m r a t e s ) .
A v e r a g e w e e k ly e a r n in g s f o r t h e s e o c c u p a t io n s a r e ro u n d e d
to th e n e a r e s t h a lf d o ll a r .
T h e s e s u r v e y s m e a s u r e th e l e v e l o f o c c u p a t io n a l e a r n in g s in an a r e a
at a p a r t ic u la r t i m e .
C o m p a r is o n s o f in d iv id u a l o c c u p a t io n a l a v e r a g e s o v e r
tim e m a y n ot r e f l e c t e x p e c t e d w a g e c h a n g e s . T h e a v e r a g e s f o r in d iv id u a l jo b s
a r e a ff e c t e d b y c h a n g e s in w a g e s and e m p lo y m e n t p a t t e r n s .
F o r e x a m p le ,
p r o p o r t io n s o f w o r k e r s e m p lo y e d b y h ig h - o r lo w - w a g e f i r m s m a y c h a n g e , o r
h ig h -w a g e w o r k e r s m a y a d v a n ce to b e t t e r jo b s and b e r e p la c e d b y n ew
w o r k e r s at lo w e r r a t e s .
Such s h ifts in e m p lo y m e n t c o u ld d e c r e a s e an o c c u ­
p a t io n a l a v e r a g e e v e n th ou gh m o s t e s t a b lis h m e n t s in an a r e a i n c r e a s e w a g e s
d u rin g the y e a r .
C h a n g e s in e a r n in g s o f o c c u p a t io n a l g r o u p s , sh ow n in ta b le
A - 7 , a r e b e t t e r i n d ic a t o r s o f w a g e t r e n d s than a r e e a r n in g s c h a n g e s f o r
in d iv id u a l jo b s w ith in the g r o u p s .
A v e r a g e e a r n in g s r e f l e c t c o m p o s i t e , a r e a w id e e s t im a t e s .
I n d u s t r ie s
and e s t a b lis h m e n t s d if f e r in p a y l e v e l and jo b s ta ffin g , and thus c o n tr ib u te
d if f e r e n t ly to th e e s t im a t e s f o r e a c h j o b .
P a y 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 ly th e w a g e d if f e r e n t ia l a m o n g jo b s in in d iv id u a l e s t a b lis h m e n t s .
A v e r a g e p a y l e v e l s f o r m e n and w o m e n in s e le c t e d o c c u p a t io n s sh o u ld
n o t b e 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 o f th e s e x e s w ith in in d iv id u a l
e s t a b lis h m e n t s .
F a c t o r s w h ic h m a y c o n t r ib u t e to d i f f e r e n c e s in c lu d e p r o ­
g r e s s i o n w ith in e s t a b lis h e d ra te r a n g e s (o n ly th e r a t e s p a id in c u m b e n ts a r e
c o l l e c t e d ) and p e r f o r m a n c e o f s p e c i f i c d u tie s w ith in th e g e n e r a l s u r v e y jo b
d e s c r ip tio n s .
J o b d e s c r i p t i o n s u s e d to c l a s s i f y e m p lo y e e s in th e s e s u r v e y s
u s u a lly a r e m o r e g e n e r a liz e d th an t h o s e u s e d in in d iv id u a l e s t a b lis h m e n t s
and a llo 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 lis h m e n t s in s p e c i f i c d u tie s
p e r fo r m e d .

O c c u p a t io n a l e m p lo y m e n t e s t im a t e s r e p r e s e n t the t o t a l in a ll e s t a b ­
lis h m e n ts w ith in th e s c o p e o f the stu dy and n ot th e n u m b e r a c t u a lly s u r v e y e d .
B e c a u s e o c c u p a t io n a l s t r u c t u r e s a m o n g e s t a b lis h m e n t s d i f f e r , e s t im a t e s o f
o c c u p a t io n a l e m p lo y m e n t o b ta in e d f r o m the s a m p le o f e s t a b lis h m e n t s s tu d ie d
s e r v e o n ly to in d ic a t e th e r e la t iv e im p o r t a n c e o f th e jo b s stu d ie d .
T h ese
d i f f e r e n c e s in o c c u p a t io n a l s t r u c t u r e d o n ot a ff e c t m a t e r ia lly th e a c c u r a c y o f
th e e a r n in g s d a ta .

W age t r e n d s f o r s e le c t e d o c c u p a t io n a l g r o u p s

T h e p e r c e n t in c r e a s e s p r e s e n t e d in ta b le A - 7 a r e b a s e d on c h a n g e s
in a v e r a g e h o u r ly e a r n in g s f o r e s t a b lis h m e n t s r e p o r t in g the tr e n d jo b s in b oth
th e c u r r e n t and p r e v io u s y e a r (m a tc h e d e s t a b lis h m e n t s ).
T h e da ta a r e
a d ju s te d to r e m o v e th e e f f e c t s on a v e r a g e e a r n in g s o f e m p lo y m e n t s h ifts
a m o n g e s t a b lis h m e n t s and tu r n o v e r o f e s t a b lis h m e n t s in c lu d e d in s u r v e y
s a m p le s .
T h e p e r c e n t i n c r e a s e s , h o w e v e r , a r e s t i l l a ff e c t e d b y f a c t o r s
o th e r th an w a g e i n c r e a s e s .
H ir in g s , l a y o f f s , and t u r n o v e r m a y a ff e c t an
e s t a b lis h m e n t a v e r a g e f o r an o c c u p a t io n w hen w o r k e r s a re p a id u n d e r p la n s
p r o v id in g a r a n g e o f w a g e r a t e s f o r in d iv id u a l j o b s .
In p e r io d s o f in c r e a s e d
h ir in g , f o r e x a m p le , n ew e m p lo y e e s e n te r at th e b o tt o m o f the r a n g e ,
d e p r e s s in g th e a v e r a g e w ith ou t a ch a n g e in w a ge r a t e s .

E le c t r o n i c da ta p r o c e s s i n g
(m e n and w o m e n ) :

S k ille d m a in te n a n c e (m e n
and w o m e n ) :

C om p u ter sy stem s
a n a ly s t s , c l a s s e s
A , B , and C
C om p u ter p r o g r a m m e r s ,
c l a s s e s A , B , and C
C om p u ter o p e r a t o r s ,
c l a s s e s A , B , and C

C a rp e n te rs
E l e c t r ic ia n s
P a in t e r s
M a c h in is t s
M e c h a n ic s (m a c h in e r y )
M e c h a n ic s ( m o t o r v e h ic le )
P ip e fi t t e r s
T o o l and d ie m a k e r s

I n d u s t r ia l n u r s e s (m e n and
w o m e n ):
R e g is t e r e d in d u s t r ia l
n u rses
P e r c e n t c h a n g e s f o r in d iv:
as fo llo w s :

U n s k ille d plan t (m en and
w o m e n ):
J a n it o r s , p o r t e r s , and
c le a n e r s
M a t e r ia l h a n d lin g la b o r e r s
a r e a s in th e p r o g r a m

a r e c o m p u te d

O c c u p a tio n s u s e d to c o m p u te w a g e tr e n d s a r e :

O f fic e c l e r i c a l (m e n and
w om en):

O ffic e c l e r i c a l (m e n and
w o m e n )— C on tin u ed

S e c r e t a r ie s
S te n o g ra p h e rs, g e n e ra l
S t e n o g r a p h e r s , s e n io r
T y p i s t s , c l a s s e s A and B
F il e c l e r k s , c l a s s e s A ,
B , and C
M essengers
S w it c h b o a r d o p e r a t o r s
O rd e r c le r k s

A c c o u n t in g c l e r k s ,
c l a s s e s A and B
B o o k k e e p in g -m a c h in e
o p e r a t o r s , c la s s B
P a y r o ll c le r k s
K e y p u n ch o p e r a t o r s ,
c l a s s e s A and B
T a b u la tin g - m ac h ine
o p e r a t o r s , c la s s B

E a ch o c c u p a t io n i s a s s ig n e d a w e ig h t b a s e d on its p r o ­
p o r t io n a t e e m p lo y m e n t in- th e o c c u p a t io n a l g ro u p in the
base y ea r.

2.
T h e p e r c e n t c h a n g e s r e la t e to w a g e c h a n g e s b e tw e e n the in d ic a t e d
d a tes.
W hen th e tim e spa n b e tw e e n s u r v e y s is o th e r than 12 m o n th s , ann ual
r a te s a re show n .
(It i s a s s u m e d that w a g e s i n c r e a s e at a c o n s ta n t ra te
b e tw e e n s u r v e y s .)

1.

T h e s e w e ig h ts a r e u s e d to c o m p u te g r o u p a v e r a g e s .
E a c h o c c u p a t io n 's a v e r a g e (m e a n ) e a r n in g s is m u lt ip lie d
b y it s w e ig h t.
T h e p r o d u c t s a r e t o t a le d to o b ta in a
grou p a v e ra g e .

3.

T h e r a t io o f g r o u p a v e r a g e s f o r 2 c o n s e c u t iv e y e a r s is
c o m p u te d b y d iv id in g the a v e r a g e f o r the c u r r e n t y e a r
b y th e a v e r a g e f o r th e e a r l i e r y e a r .
T h e r e s u lt—
e x p r e s s e d a s a p e r c e n t — l e s s 100 is th e p e r c e n t ch a n g e .

F o r a m o r e d e t a ile d d e s c r i p t i o n o f the m e th o d u s e d to c o m p u te th e s e
w a g e t r e n d s , s e e " I m p r o v in g A r e a W a ge S u rv e y I n d e x e s , " M o n th ly L a b o r
R e v ie w , J a n u a ry 1 973, p p . 5 2 -5 7 .
E s t 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 t a r y w a g e p r o v is io n s




T a b u la tio n s on s e le c t e d e s t 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 a g e p r o v is io n s ( B - s e r i e s t a b le s ) a r e n o t p r e s e n t e d in th is b u lle tin .
In fo r ­
m a tio n f o r t h e s e ta b u la tio n s is c o l l e c t e d at 3 - y e a r in t e r v a ls . 1 T h e s e ta b u ­
la tio n s on m in im u m e n tr a n c e s a l a r i e s f o r in e x p e r ie n c e d o f f ic e w o r k e r s ; sh ift
d i f f e r e n t ia ls ; s c h e d u le d w e e k ly h o u r s and d a y s ; p a id h o lid a y s ; p a id v a c a t io n s ;
and h e a lth , in s u r a n c e , and p e n s io n p la n s a r e p r e s e n t e d (in the B - s e r i e s ta b le s )
in p r e v io u s b u lle tin s f o r th is a r e a .
* Personal visits were on a 2-year cycle before July 1972.

Appendix ta b le 1.

Establishm ents and w orkers w ith in scope of survey and num ber studied

in D allas—Fort W o rth , T e x .,1 O ctober 1976
In d u stry d iv is io n 2

M in im um
e m p lo y m e n t
in e s t a b lis h m en ts in s c o p e
o f study

W o r k e r s in e s ta b lis h m e n ts

N um ber o f e s ta b lis h m e n ts

W ithin s c o p e o f study 4
W ithin s c o p e
o f study 3

Studied

Studied
N um ber

P ercen t

ALL ESTABLISHMENTS
486.856

10 0

259.359

89
251

183*226
303*630

38
62

103.235
156.124

37
S3
43
49
69

56.274
46.858
100.776
52*358
47.364

12
10
21
11
10

43.639

50

89
367
186
296
326

.

156

114

245.974

10 0

214*748

59

39
75

105*002
140*972

43
57

91.252

2o

500

TRANSPORTATION,

340

♦17
1.264

500

MANUr AC T U R I N C

1.681

50
10 0

- ■ ■ . r_____ ■ ■---------------

•

10 0

ALL DIVISIONS

44
19
7

18
7
28
17
5

71*618
18.496
4.855

commu n ic a t i on * and

WHOLESALE TKAUL
K E T A IL f•'AUt

FINANCE* INSURANCE* AND REAL CSTATC

15.126

LARGE ESTABLISHMENTS
ALL D I V I S I O N S ----------------------------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING — — — — — — — -------------- -------TRANSPORTATION. COMMUNICATION* AND

FINANCE.*

INSURANCE*

A N U KC.AE tal Al t

2
29
8
t

5*904

57.626
17.328
3.739

1 Th e D allas—F o r t W o rth Standard M e tro p o lita n S ta tis tic a l A r e a , as d e fin e d b y th e O ffic e o f M an agem en t and B udget th rou g h F e b r u a r y 1974, c o n s is t s o f C o llin ,
D a lla s , D enton, E l l is , H o o d , J o h n so n , K aufm an, P a r k e r , R o c k w a ll, T a r r a n t, and W ise C o u n tie s.
The " w o r k e r s w ithin s c o p e o f stu d y " e s tim a te s show n in th is ta b le
p r o v id e a r e a s o n a b ly a c c u r a t e d e s c r ip t io n o f the s iz e and c o m p o s itio n o f the la b o r f o r c e in clu d e d in the s u r v e y .
E s tim a te s a r e not in ten ded, h o w e v e r , f o r c o m p a r is o n
w ith o th e r em p lo y m e n t in d e x e s to m e a s u r e e m p lo y m e n t tre n d s o r l e v e ls s in c e (1) planning o f w age s u r v e y s r e q u ir e s e s ta b lis h m en t data c o m p ile d c o n s id e r a b ly in a d va n ce
o f the p a y r o ll p e r io d stu d ie d , and (2) s m a ll e sta b lis h m e n ts a r e e x clu d e d f r o m the s c o p e o f the s u r v e y .
2 Th e 1967 e d itio n o f th e Standard In d u stria l C la s s ific a t io n M anual w as u se d in c la s s ify in g e sta b lis h m e n ts by in d u stry d iv is io n .
3 In clu d e s a ll e sta b lis h m e n ts w ith to ta l em p lo ym e n t at o r a bove the m in im u m lim ita tio n . A ll o u tle ts (w ith in the a re a ) o f c o m p a n ie s in in d u s tr ie s su ch as t r a d e ,
fin a n c e , auto r e p a ir s e r v i c e , and m o tio n p ic tu r e th e a te r s a r e c o n s id e r e d as 1 e s ta b lis h m e n t.
4 In clu d es a ll w o r k e r s in a ll e sta b lis h m e n ts w ith to ta l e m p lo y m e n t (w ithin the a rea ) at o r a b o v e the m in im u m lim ita tio n .
5 A b b r e v ia te d to "p u b lic u t i li t ie s ” in th e A - s e r i e s t a b le s .
T a x ic a b s and s e r v ic e s in cid e n ta l to w a te r tr a n s p o r ta tio n a r e e x c lu d e d .
Th e D a lla s tr a n s it s y s te m is
m u n ic ip a lly o p e r a te d and is e x c lu d e d by d e fin itio n fr o m the s c o p e o f the s u r v e y .
6 A b b r e v ia te d to " fin a n c e " in the A - s e r i e s t a b le s .
7 H o te ls and m o t e ls ; la u n d r ie s and o th e r p e r s o n a l s e r v ic e s ; b u s in e s s s e r v ic e s ; a u to m o b ile r e p a ir , r e n ta l, and p a rk in g ; m otion p ic tu r e s ; n o n p ro fit m e m b e r s h ip
o r g a n iz a tio n s (e x c lu d in g "r e lig io u s and c h a r ita b le o r g a n iz a tio n s ); and e n g in e e rin g and a r c h ite c t u r a l s e r v ic e s .




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Appendix B.

Occupational Descriptions

T h e p r im a r y p u r p o s e o f p r e p a r in 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 is to a s s i s t
it s f ie ld s ta ff in c l a s s i f y i n g in to a p p r o p r ia 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 ie t y o f
p a y r o ll t i t le s and 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 lis h m e n t to e s t a b lis h m e n t and f r o m a r e a to
area.
T h is p e r m it s th e g ro u p in g o f o c c u p a t io n a l w a ge r a t e s r e p r e s e n t in g c o m p a r a b le jo b co n te n t.
B e c a u s e o f th is e m p h a s is on in t e r e s t a b lis h m e n t and in t e r a r e a c o m p a r a b ilit y o f o c c u p a t io n a l c o n te n t, the
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 if f e r s ig n ific a n t ly 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 lis h m e n t s o r th 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
in s t r u c t e d to e x c lu 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 ic e s ; l e a r n e r s ; b e g in n e r s ; t r a i n e e s ; and 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 , and p r o b a t io n a r y w o r k e r s .

OFFICE
SECRETARY

S E C R E T A R Y— C o n tin u ed

A s s ig 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 lly to on e in d iv id u a l.
M a in ­
ta in s a c l o s e and h ig h ly r e s p o n s iv e r e la t io n s h ip to the d a y - t o - d a y w o r k o f th e
s u p e r v is o r .
W o r k s f a i r l y in d e p e n d e n tly r e c e iv in g a m in im u m o f d e t a ile d
s u p e r v is io n and g u id a n c e .
P e r f o r m s v a r ie d c l e r i c a l and s e c r e t a r i a l d u tie s ,
u s u a lly in c lu d in g m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g ;

M a y a ls o p e r f o r m o th e r c l e r i c a l and s e c r e t a r i a l ta s k s o f c o m p a r a b le
n a tu r e and d if f ic u l t y .
T h e w o r k t y p ic a lly r e q u ir e s k n o w le d g e o f o f f i c e ro u tin e
and u n d e r s ta n d in g o f th e o r g a n iz a t io n , p r o g r a m s , and p r o c e d u r e s r e la 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

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 , and in c o m in g m a il ,
a n s w e r s r o u tin e in q u ir ie s , and r o u te s t e c h n ic a l in q u ir ie s to the p r o p e r
p erson s;
b.
c.
in s t r u c t e d ;
d.

E s t a b lis h e s ,

m a in ta in s ,

and 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 ;

M a in ta in s th e s u p e r v i s o r 's
R e la y s m e s s a g e s

fro m

N ot a ll p o s it io n s that a r e title d " s e c r e t a r y " p o s s e s s the a b o v e c h a r ­
a c te r is tic s .
E x a m p le s o f p o s it io n s w h ich a r e e x c lu d e d f r o m the d e fin itio n a r e
as fo llo w s :

c a le n d a r and m a k e s a p p o in tm e n ts a s

s u p e r v is o r to

a . P o s it io n s
d e s crib e d above;
b.

s u b o r d in a t e s ;

w h ich

do

n ot

m eet

the

"p e r s o n a l" s e c r e ta r y con cep t

S t e n o g r a p h e r s n ot f u lly t r a in e d in s e c r e t a r i a l - t y p e d u tie s ;

c . S t e n o g r a p h e r s s e r v in g a s o f f i c e a s s is t a n t s to a g ro u p o f p r o f e s ­
e.
R e v ie w s c o r r e s p o n d e n c e , m e m o r a n d u m s , and r e p o r t s p r e p a r e d b y
s io n a l, t e c h n ic a l, o r m a n a g e r ia l p e r s o n s ;
o t h e r s f o r the s u p e r v i s o r 's s ig n a tu r e to a s s u r e p r o c e d u r a l and ty p o g r a p h ic
d . S e c r e t a r y p o s it io n s in w h ic h th e d u tie s a r e e it h e r s u b s ta n tia lly
accu racy;
m o r e r o u tin e o r s u b s ta n tia lly m o r e c o m p le x and r e s p o n s ib le than t h o s e c h a r ­
a c t e r i z e d in th e d e fin itio n ;
f. P e r f o r m s s te n o g r a p h ic and ty p in g w o r k .




B e g in n in g w ith c a le n d a r y e a r 1976 s u r v e y s , th e B u re a u h a s g r o u p e d o c c u p a t io n s s tu d ie d in it s
a r e a w a g e s u r v e y s in to jo b f a m ilie s in o r d e r to p r e s e n t in fo r m a t io n on r e la t e d o c c u p a t io n s in s e q u e n c e .
J o b f a m ilie s h av e n ot b e e n t it le d , h o w e v e r , s in c e d o in g s o m ig h t h a v e a d d ed e x t r a n e o u s e le m e n t s to the
jo b m a t c h in g p r o c e s s .
T h e B u r e a u h as a ls o r e v is e d s e v e r a l o c c u p a t io n a l t i t l e s .
w o r d o r d e r and a r e m o r e d e s c r i p t i v e o f th e s u r v e y j o b s .

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SE C R E T A R Y — Continued

S E C R E T A R Y — Continued

E x c l u s io n s — C o n tin u e d

C la s s C

e.
A s s is t a n t - t y p e p o s it io n s w h ich in v o lv e m o r e d if f ic u l t o r m o r e
1. S e c r e t a r y to an e x e c u t iv e o r m a n a g e r ia l p e r s o n w h o s e r e s p o n ­
r e s p o n s ib le t e c h n ic a l, a d m in is t r a t iv e , s u p e r v i s o r y , o r s p e c ia liz e d c l e r i c a l
s ib ilit y is n ot e q u iv a le n t to on e o f the s p e c if ic l e v e l s itu a tio n s in the d e fin itio n
d u tie s w h ich 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 .
f o r c l a s s B , but w h o s e o r g a n iz a t io n a l unit n o r m a lly n u m b e r s at le a s t s e v e r a l
d o z e n e m p lo y e e s and is u s u a lly d iv id e d in to o r g a n iz a t io n a l s e g m e n ts w h ich a r e
o ft e n , in tu 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 ie s , th is l e v e l in c lu d e s a
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 the l e v e l d e fin itio n s
w id e ra n g e o f o r g a n iz a t io n a l e c h e lo n s ; in o t h e r s , o n ly on e o r tw o ; cur
fo llo w in g , r e f e r s to th o s e o f f i c i a l s w h o h a v e a s ig n ific a n t c o r p o r a t e w id e
p o lic y m a k in g r o l e w ith r e g a r d to m a j o r c o m p a n y a c t i v it ie s .
T h e t it le " v i c e
2 . S e c r e t a r y to the h e a d o f an in d iv id u a l p la n t, f a c t o r y , e t c . (o r
p r e s id e n t , " th ou gh n o r m a lly in d ic a t iv e o f th is r o l e , d o e s n ot in a ll c a s e s
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 at e m p lo y s , in a ll, fe w e r than 5, 000
id e n tify su ch p o s it io n s .
V ic e p r e s id e n t s w h o s e p r im a r y r e s p o n s ib ilit y i s to
person s.
a c t p e r s o n a lly on in d iv id u a l c a s e s o r t r a n s a c t io n s [ e . g . , a p p r o v e o r d en y
in d iv id u a l lo a n o r c r e d it a c t io n s ; a d m in is 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
C la s s D
s u p e r v is e a c l e r i c a l s ta ff) a r e n ot 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
1. S e c r e t a r y to th e s u p e r v is o r o r h ead o f a s m a ll o r g a n iz a t io n a l unit
p u r p o s e s o f a p p ly in g the fo llo w in g l e v e l d e f in it io n s .
( e . g . , fe w e r than a b ou t 25 o r 30 p e r s o n s ) ; cnr
C la s s A
1. S e c r e t a r y to th e c h a ir m a n o f th e b o a r d o r p r e s id e n t o f a c o m p a n y
that e m p lo y s , in a ll, o v e r 100 but f e w e r than 5 ,0 0 0 p e r s o n s ; o r

2. S e c r e t a r y to a n o n s u p e r v is 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 lo y e e , a d m in is t r a t iv e o f f i c e r , o r a s s is t a n t , s k ille d te c h n ic ia n , o r e x p e r t.
(N O T E :
M an y c o m p a n ie s a s s ig n s t e n o g r a p h e r s , r a th e r than 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 th 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 is o r y w o r k e r .)
STEN OGRAPH ER

2 . 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 th e r th an the c h a ir m a n o f the
b o a r d o r p r e s id e n t ) o f a c o m p a n y that e m p lo y s , in a ll, o v e r 5, 000 but f e w e r
than 2 5 ,0 0 0 p e r s o n s ; o r
3. S e c r e t a r y to th e h e a d , im m e d i a t e ly b e lo w the c o r p o r a t e o f f i c e r
l e v e l , o f a m a j o r s e g m e n t o r s u b s id ia r y o f a c o m p a n y that e m p lo y s , in a ll,
o v e r 2 5 ,0 0 0 p e r s o n s .

C la s s B

P r i m a r y du ty is to ta k e d ic t a t io n u s in g s h o r th a n d , and to t r a n s c r i b e
th e d ic t a t io n .
M a y a ls o ty p e f r o m w r it t e n c o p y .
M ay o p e ra te fr o m a s te n o ­
g r a p h ic p o o l.
M a y o c c a s i o n a l l y t r a n s c r i b e f r o m v o i c e r e c o r d in g s ( if p r im a r y
du ty is t r a n s c r ib in g f r o m r e c o r d i n g s , s e e T r a n s c r ib in g - M a c h in e T y p is t ) .
N O T E : T h is jo b is d is t in g u is h e d f r o m th a t o f a s e c r e t a r y in that a
s e c r e t a r y n o r m a lly w o r k s in a c o n fid e n t ia l r e la t io n s h ip w ith o n ly on e m a n a g e r
o r e x e c u t iv e and p e r f o r m s m o r e
r e s p o n s ib le and d i s c r e t i o n a r y ta s k s as
d e s c r i b e d in th e s e c r e t a r y jo b d e fin it io n .

1. S e c r e t a r y to th e c h a ir m a n o f th e b o a r d o r p r e s id e n t o f a c o m p a n y
that e m p lo y s , in a ll, fe w e r than 100 p e r s o n s ; o r
2. 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 th e r th an the c h a ir m a n o f the
b o a r d o r p r e s id e n t ) o f a c o m p a n y that e m p lo y s , in a ll, o v e r 100 but f e w e r
than 5 ,0 0 0 p e r s o n s ; o r
3. S e c r e t a r y to th e h e a d , im m e d ia t e ly b e lo w th e o f f i c e r l e v e l , o v e r
e it h e r a m a j o r c o r p o r a t io n w id e fu n c tio n a l a c t iv it y ( e . g . , m a r k e t in g , r e s e a r c h ,
o p e r a t io n s , in d u s t r ia l r e la t io n s , e t c .) o r a m a j o r g e o g r a p h ic o r o r g a n iz a t io n a l
s e g m e n t ( e . g . , a r e g io n a l h e a d q u a r t e r s ; a m a j o r d iv is io n ) o f a c o m p a n y that
e m p lo y s , in a l l , o v e r 5 , 000 but fe w e r than 2 5 ,0 0 0 e m p l o y e e s ; o r
4 . S e c r e t a r y to th e h ea d o f an in d iv id u a l p la 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 ) that e m p lo y s , in a ll, o v e r 5 ,0 0 0 p e r s o n s ; o r
5. S e c r e t a r y to th e h ead o f a la r g e and im p o r t a n t o r g a n iz a t io 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 is o r o f an o r g a n iz a t io 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 as s e v e r a l h u n d red p e r s o n s ) o r a c o m p a n y that
e m p lo y s , in a ll, o v e r 2 5 , 000 p e r s o n s .




S te n o g ra p h e r, G e n e ra l

keep

D ic t a t io n in v o lv e s a n o r m a l r o u tin e v o c a b u la r y .
M a y m a in ta in f i l e s ,
s im p le 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 tin e c l e r i c a l t a s k s .
S t e n o g r a p h e r , S e n io r

D ic t a t io n in v o lv e s a v a r ie 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 ch
a s in le g a l b r i e f s o r r e p o r t s on s c ie n t i f i c r e s e a r c h .
M a y a ls o s e t up and
m a in ta 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 tie s r e q u ir in g s ig n ific a n t ly g r e a t e r in d e ­
p e n d e n c e and r e s p o n s i b i l i t y th an s t e n o g r a p h e r , g e n e r a l, a s e v id e n c e d b y the
f o llo w in g :
W o rk r e q u ir e s a h igh d e g r e e o f s t e n o g r a p h ic s p e e d and a c c u r a c y ;
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 in e s s and o f f i c e p r o c e d u r e ; and
o f th e s p e c i f i c b u s in e s s o p e r a t io n s , o r g a n iz 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 f lo w , e t c .
U s e s th is k n o w le d g e in p e r f o r m in g s te n o g r a p h ic d u tie s and
r e s p o n s ib le c l e r i c a l ta s k s su ch a s m a in ta in in g fo llo w u p f i l e s ; a s s e m b lin 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 , and l e t t e r s ; c o m p o s in g s im p le le t t e r s
f r o m g e n e r a l i n s t r u c t io n s ; r e a d in g and ro u tin g in c o m in g m a il ; and a n s w e r in g
r o u tin e q u e s t io n s , e t c .

T R A N SC R IB IN G -M A C H IN E TYPIST

SW ITCH BOAR D O PER ATO R

P r im a r y duty is to t r a n s c r ib e d ic ta tio n in v o lv in g a n o r m a l ro u tin e
v o c a b u la r y f r o m t r 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 ls o ty p e f r o m w r itte n
c o p y and do s im p le 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 ib in g d ic ta tio n in v o lv in g
a v a r ie d t e c h n ic a l o r s p e c ia liz e d v o c a b u la r y su ch a s le g a l b r i e f s o r r e p o r t s
on s c ie n t if ic r e s e a r c h a r e not in c lu d e d .
A w o r k e r w ho ta k e s d ic ta tio n in
sh o rth a n d o r b y S ten o ty p e o r s im il a r m a c h in e is c l a s s i f i e d as a s t e n o g r a p h e r .

O p e r a t e s a te le p h o n e s w itc h b o a r d o r c o n s o l e u se d w ith a p r iv a te
b r a n c h e x c h a n g e (P B X ) s y s t e m to r e la y in c o m in g , o u tg o in g , and in t r a s y s t e m
c a lls .
M a y p r o v id e in fo r m a t io n to c a l l e r s , r e c o r d and t r a n s m it m e s s a g e s ,
k e e p r e c o r d o f c a l l s p la c e d and t o l l c h a r g e s .
B e s id e s o p e r a t in g a te le p h o n e
s w it c h b o a r d o r c o n s o l e , m a y a ls o ty p e o r p e r f o r m ro u tin e c l e r i c a l w o r k
(ty p in g o r r o u tin e c l e r i c a l w o r k m a y o c c u p y the m a j o r p o r tio n o f th e w o r k e r 's
t i m e , and is u s u a lly p e r f o r m e d w h ile at th e s w itc h b o a r d o r c o n s o l e ) .
C h ie f
o r le a d o p e r a t o r s in e s t a b lis h m e n t s e m p lo y in g m o r e than on e o p e r a t o r a re
e x c lu d e d .
F o r an o p e r a t o r w h o a ls o a c ts a s a r e c e p t io n is t , s e e S w itch b o a rd
O p e r a t o r - R e c e p t io n is t .

T Y PIST
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 io u s m a t e r ia ls o r to m a k e
out b ills a ft e r c a lc u la t io n s have b een m a d e by 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 im il a r m a t e r ia ls f o r u se in d u p lic a tin g p r o ­
cesses.
M a y do c l e r i c a l w o r k in v o lv in g lit tle s p e c ia l tr a in in g , su ch as
k e e p in g s im p le r e c o r d s , filin g r e c o r d s and r e p o r t s , o r s o r tin g and d is t r ib u t in g
in c o m in g m a il.
C la s s A .
P e r f o r m s on 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 ia l
in fin a l f o r m w hen it in v o lv e s c o m b in in g m a t e r ia 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 ib ilit y f o r c o r r e c t s p e llin g , s y lla b ic a t io n , p u n ctu a tio n , e t c . , o f t e c h ­
n ic a l o r u n u su a l w o r d s o r fo r e ig n la n g u a g e m a t e r ia l; o r p la n n in g la y ou t and
ty p in g o f c o m p lic a t e d s t a t is t ic a l ta b le s to m a in ta in u n ifo r m it y and b a la n c e in
s p a c in g . M ay ty p e ro u tin e fo r m l e t t e r s , v a r y in g d e t a ils to suit c ir c u m s t a n c e s .
C la s s
rou g h o r c l e a r
o r s e ttin g up
a lr e a d y s e t up

B.
P e r f o r m s on e o r m o r e o f the f o llo w in g : C o p y ty p in g f r o m
d r a f t s ; o r ro u tin e ty p in g o f f o r m s , in s u r a n c e p o l i c i e s , e t c . ;
s im p le sta n d a rd ta b u la tio n s ; o r c o p y in g m o r e c o m p le x ta b le s
and s p a c e d p r o p e r ly .

F IL E C L E R K
F i l e s , c l a s s i f i e s , and r e t r ie v e s m a t e r ia l in an e s t a b lis h e d filin g
sy ste m .
M a y p e r f o r m c l e r i c a l and m a n u a l ta s k s r e q u ir e d to m a in ta in f i l e s .
P o s it io n s a r e c l a s s i f i e d in to le v e ls on the b a s is o f th e fo llo w in g d e fin it io n s .
C la s s A . C l a s s i f i e s and in d e x e s f i l e m a t e r ia l su ch as 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 e n t s , e t c ., in an e s t a b lis h e d f ilin g s y s te m
co n ta in in g a n u m b e r o f v a r ie d s u b je c t m a t te r f i l e s .
M ay a ls o f ile th is
m a t e r ia l.
M ay k e e p r e c o r d s o f v a r io u s ty p e s in c o n ju n c t io n w ith the f i l e s .
M a y le a d a s m a ll g r o u p o f lo w e r le v e l f ile c l e r k s .
C la s s B . S o r t s , c o d e s , and f i l e s u n c la s s ifi e d m a t e r ia l by s im p le
(s u b je c t m a t t e r ) h e a d in g s o r p a r t ly c l a s s i f i e d m a t e r ia l b y fin e r s u b h e a d in g s .
P r e p a r e s s im p le r e la t e d in d e x and c r o s s - r e f e r e n c e a id s .
A s req u ested ,
lo c a t e s c l e a r l y id e n tifie d m a t e r ia l in f i l e s and f o r w a r d s m a t e r ia l.
M ay
p e r fo r m
r e la t e d c l e r i c a l ta s k s r e q u ir e d to m a in ta in and s e r v i c e f i l e s .
C la s s C .
P e r f o r m s ro u tin e filin g o f m a t e r ia l that h as a lr e a d y b e e n
c l a s s i f i e d o r w h ich is e a s ily c l a s s i f i e d in a s im p le s e r i a l c l a s s i f i c a t i o n
s y ste m
( e . g . , a lp h a b e tic a l, c h r o n o lo g ic a l, o r n u m e r ic a l).
A s req u ested ,
lo c a t e s r e a d il y a v a ila b le m a t e r ia l in f i l e s and fo r w a r d s m a t e r ia l; and m a y
f i l l out w ith d r a w a l c h a r g e .
M ay p e r f o r m s im p le c l e r i c a l and m a n u a l ta s k s
r e q u ir e d to m a in ta in and s e r v i c e f i l e s .
M ESSENGER
P e r f o r m s v a r io u s ro u tin e d u tie s su ch 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 i c e m a c h in e s su ch a s s e a le r s o r m a i l e r s , o p en in g and d is t r ib u t in g
m a il , and o t h e r m in o r c l e r i c a l w o r k . E x c lu d e p o s it io n s that r e q u ir e o p e r a t io n
o f a m o t o r v e h ic le a s a s ig n ific a n t du ty.




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
At a
an o p e r a t o r —
w o r k in v o lv e s
b u s in e s s and
p r ia t e p e r s o n
a r r a n g in g an

s in g le - p o s it io n te le p h o n e s w itc h b o a r d o r c o n s o l e , a c ts both as
s e e S w itc h b o a r d O p e r a t o r — and a s a r e c e p t io n is t . R e c e p t io n is t 's
su ch d u tie s a s g r e e t in g v i s i t o r s ; d e t e r m in in g n atu re o f v i s i t o r 's
p r o v id in g a p p r o p r ia t e in fo r m a t io n ; r e f e r r i n g v is it o r to a p p r o ­
in th e o r g a n iz a t io n o r c o n ta c t in g that p e r s o n by te le p h o n e and
a p p o in tm e n t; k e e p in g a lo g o f v i s i t o r s .

ORDER CLERK
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 ia l o r m e r c h a n d is e b y m a il ,
p h o n e , o r p e r s o n a lly .
D u ties in v o lv e any c o m b in a tio n o f the f o llo w in g :
Q u otin g p r i c e s to c u s t o m e r s ; m a k in g out an o r d e r s h e e t lis tin g the it e m s to
m a k e up th e o r d e r ; c h e c k in g p r i c e s and q u a n titie s o f it e m s on o r d e r s h e e t;
and d is t r ib u t in g o r d e r s h e e t s to r e s p e c t iv e d e p a r tm e n t s to be f i l l e d .
M ay
c h e c k w ith c r e d i t d e p a r tm e n t to d e t e r m in e c r e d it ra tin g o f c u s t o m e r , a c k n o w l­
e 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 , f o llo w up o r d e r s to s e e that th e y
have b e e n f i l l e d , k e e p f ile o f o r d e r s r e c e i v e d , and c h e c k sh ip p in g in v o ic e s
w ith o r ig i n a l o r d e r s .
A C C O U N T IN G C L E R K
P e r f o r m s on e o r m o r e a c c o u n t in g c l e r i c a l ta s k s su ch as p o s tin g to
r e g i s t e r s and l e d g e r s ; r e c o n c ilin g bank a c c o u n t s ; v e r if y in g the internaJ. c o n ­
s is t e n c y , c o m p l e t e n e s s , and m a t h e m a t ic a l a c c u r a c y o f a c c o u n tin g d o c u m e n t s ;
a s s ig n in g p r e s c r i b e d a c c o u n t in g d is t r ib u t io n c o d e s ; e x a m in in g and v e r if y in g
f o r c l e r i c a l a c c u r a c y v a r io u s ty p e s o f r e p o r t s , l i s t s , c a lc u la t io n s , p o s t in g ,
e t c . ; o r p r e p a r in g s im p le o r a s s i s t in g in 'p r e p a r in g m o r e c o m p lic a t e d jo u r n a l
vou ch ers.
M a y w o rk in e it h e r a m a n u a l o r a u to m a te d a c c o u n tin g s y s t e m .
T h e w o r k r e q u ir e s a k n o w le d g e o f c l e r i c a l m e th o d s and o f f i c e p r a c ­
t i c e s and p r o c e d u r e s w h ich r e la t e s to the c l e r i c a l p r o c e s s i n g and r e c o r d in g
o f t r a n s a c t io n s and a c c o u n t in g in fo r m a t io n .
W ith e x p e r ie n c e , the w o r k e r
t y p ic a lly b e c o m e s f a m ilia r w ith the b o o k k e e p in g and a cco u n tin g t e r m s and
p r o c e d u r e s u s e d in the a s s ig n e d w o r k , but is not r e q u ir e d to have a k n o w le d g e
o f the f o r m a l p r in c ip le s o f b o o k k e e p in g and a c c o u n t in g .
P o s it io n s
d e f in it io n s .

are

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in to

le v e l s

on

the

b a s is o f th e fo llo w in g

C la s s A .
U n d er g e n e r a l s u p e r v is io n , p e r f o r m s a cco u n tin g c l e r i c a l
o p e r a t io n s w h ich r e q u ir e th e a p p lic a tio n o f e x p e r ie n c e and ju d g m e n t, fo r
e x a m p le , c l e r i c a l l y p r o c e s s i n g c o m p lic a t e d o r n o n r e p e tit iv e a c c o u n tin g t r a n s ­
a c tio n s , s e le c t in g a m on g a s u b s ta n tia l v a r ie t y o f p r e s c r i b e d a cco u n tin g c o d e s
and c l a s s i f i c a t i o n s , o r t r a c in g t r a n s a c t io n s th rou gh p r e v io u s a cco u n tin g
a c tio n s to d e t e r m in e s o u r c e o f d i s c r e p a n c i e s .
M a y b e a s s is t e d by on e o r
m o r e c la s s B a c c o u n tin g c l e r k s .

ACC O U N TIN G C LE R K — Continued

K E YP U N C H O PER ATO R

C la s s B .
U n der c l o s e s u p e r v is io n , fo llo w in g d e t a ile d in s t r u c t io n s
and s ta n d a r d iz e d p r o c e d u r e s , p e r f o r m s o n e o r m o r e r o u tin e a c c o u n t in g c l e r ­
i c a l o p e r a t io n s , s u ch a s p o s t in g to le d g e r s , c a r d s , o r w o r k s h e e t s w h e r e
id e n t ific a t io n o f it e m s and lo c a t io n s o f p o s t in g s a r e c l e a r l y in d ic a t e d ; c h e c k in g
a c c u r a c y and c o m p le t e n e s s o f s ta n d a r d iz e d and r e p e t it iv e r e c o r d s o r
a c c o u n t in g d o c u m e n t s ; and c o d i n g
d o c u m e n t s u sin g a fe w p r e s c r i b e d
a c c o u n t in g c o d e s .

O p e r a t e s a k e y p u n ch m a c h in e to r e c o r d o r v e r i f y a lp h a b e tic a n d /o r
n u m e r ic data on ta b u la tin g c a r d s o r on ta p e .

B O O K K E E P IN G -M A C H IN 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 (w ith o r w ith ou 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 in e s s t r a n s a c t io n s .
C la s s A . K e e p s a s e t o f r e c o r d s r e q u ir in g a k n o w le d g e o f and
e x p e r ie n c e in b a s ic b o o k k e e p in g p r i n c i p l e s , and f a m ilia r it y w ith th e s t r u c t u r e
o f the p a r t ic u la 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 in e s p r o p e r r e c o r d s and
d is t r ib u t io n o f d e b it and c r e d it it 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 ay 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 la n c e s h e e t s , and o th e r r e c o r d s b y h an d.
C la s s B . K e e p s a r e c o r d o f on e o r m o r e p h a s e s o r s e c t i o n s o f a
s e t o f r e c o r d s u s u a lly r e q u ir in g lit tle k n o w le d g e o f b a s ic b o o k k e e p in g . P h a s e s
o r s e c t io 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 ll, c u s t o m e r s ' a c c o u n t s (not
in c lu d in g a s im p le ty p e o f b illin g d e s c r i b e d u n d e r m a c h in e b i l l e r ) , c o s t d i s ­
t r ib u t io n , e x p e n s e d is t r ib u t io n , in v e n t o r y c o n t r o l , e t c .
M ay c h e c k o r a s s i s t
in p r e p a r a t io n o f t r i a l b a la n c e s and 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 tm e n t .
M A C H IN E B I L L E R
P r e p a r e s s ta t e m e n ts , b i l l s , and in v o ic e s on a m a c h in e o th e r than an
o r d in a r y o r e l e c t r o m a t i c t y p e w r it e r .
M a y a ls o k e e p r e c o r d s a s to b illin g s
o r s h 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 illin g
o p e r a t io n s .
F o r w a g e stu dy p u r p o s e s , m a c h in e b i l l e r s 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 l l o w s :
B illin g - m a c h in e b i l l e r .
U s e s a s p e c i a l b illin g m a c h in e (c o m b in a tio n
ty p in g and a d d in g m a c h in e ) to p r e p a r e b ills and i n v o ic 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 lly p r e p a r e d o r d e r s , s h ip p in g m e m o r a n d u m s , e t c .
U s u a lly in v o lv e s a p p lic a t io n o f p r e d e t e r m in e d d is c o u n t s and sh ip p in g c h a r g e s
and e n tr y o f n e c e s s a r y e x t e n s io n s , w h ic h m a y o r m a y n ot b e c o m p u te d on
th e b illin g m a c h in e ,
and t o t a ls w h ic h a r e a u t o m a t ic a lly a c c u m u la te d b y
m a c h in e .
T h e o p e r a t io n u s u a lly in v o lv e s a la r g e n u m b e r o f c a r b o n c o p ie s
o f the b i l l b e in g p r e p a r e d and i s o fte n d on e on a fa n fo ld m a c h in e .
B o o k k e e p in g -m a c h in e b i l l e r .
U s e s a b o o k k e e p in g m a c h in e (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 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 rt o f the
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 lly in v o lv e s th e s im u lta n e o u s e n tr y o f
f ig 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 ic a lly a c c u m u la t e s
f ig 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 and c o m p u te s and u s u a lly p r in t s a u to ­
m a t ic a lly th e d e b it o r c r e d i t b a la 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 r k s f r o m u n ifo r m and s ta n d a rd ty p e s o f s a le s and c r e d i t s lip s .
P A Y R O L L CLERK
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 lo y e e s and e n te r s th e n e c e s s a r y
da ta on th e p a y r o l l s h e e t s .
D u ties in v o lv e :
C a lc u la tin g w o r k e r s ' e a r n in g s
b a s e d on tim e o r p r o d u c t io n r e c o r d s ; and p o s t in g c a lc u la t e d d a ta on p a y r o ll
s h e e t , s h o w in g in fo r m a t io n s u ch 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 in s u r a n c e , and to t a l w a g e s d u e.
M a y m a k e out p a y c h e c k s and
a s s i s t p a y m a s t e r in m a k in g up and d is t r ib u t in g p a y e n v e lo p e s .
M ay u se a
c a lc u la t in g m a c h in e .




P o s it io n s
d e f in it io n s .

are

c la s s ifie d

in to

l e v e ls

on

th e

b a s is o f th e f o llo w in g

C la s s A .
W o rk r e q u ir e s th e a p p lic a t io n o f e x p e r ie n c e and ju d g m e n t
in s e le c t in g p r o c e d u r e s to be f o llo w e d and in s e a r c h in g f o r , in t e r p r e t in g ,
s e le c t in g , o r c o d in g it e m s to b e k e y p u n ch e d f r o m a v a r ie t y o f s o u r c e d o c u ­
m e n ts.
On o c c a s i o n m a y a ls o p e r f o r m s o m e ro u tin e k eyp u n ch w o r k .
M ay
t r a in in e x p e r ie n c e d k e y p u n ch o p e r a t o r s .
C la s s B .
W o rk i s ro u tin e and r e p e t it iv e .
U n d e r c l o s e s u p e r v is io 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 io n s , w o r k s f r o m v a r io u s s ta n ­
d a r d iz e d s o u r c e d o c u m e n t s w h ich h a v e b e e n c o d e d , and f o llo w s s p e c if ie d
p r o c e d u r e s w h ich h av e b e e n p r e s c r i b e d in d e t a il and r e q u ir e lit t le o r no
s e le c t in g , c o d in g , o r in t e r p r e t in g o f d a ta to be r e c o r d e d . R e f e r s to s u p e r v is o r
p r o b le m s a r is in g f r o m e r r o n e o u s it e m s o r c o d e s o r m i s s in g in fo r m a t io n .

T A B U L A T IN G -M A C H IN E O P E R A T O R

O p e r a t e s on e o r a v a r ie t y o f m a c h in e s s u ch a s th e ta b u la t o r , c a l c u ­
l a t o r , c o l l a t o r , i n t e r p r e t e r , s o r t e r , r e p r o d u c in g p u n c h , e t c .
E x c lu d e d f r o m
t h is d e fin itio n a r e w o r k in g s u p e r v i s o r s .
A l s o e x c lu d e d a r e o p e r a t o r s o f
e l e c t r o n i c d ig it a l c o m p u t e r s , e v e n th ou gh th e y m a y a ls o o p e r a t e e l e c t r i c
a c c o u n t in g m a c h in e e q u ip m e n t.
P o s it io n s
d e f in it io n s .

are

c la s s ifie d

in to

le v e l s

on

the

b a s is o f th e fo llo w in g

C la s s A .
P e r f o r m s c o m p le t e r e p o r t in g and ta b u la tin g a s s ig n m e n t s
in c lu d in g d e v is in g d if f ic u l t c o n t r o l p a n e l w ir in g u n d e r g e n e r a l s u p e r v is io n .
A s s ig n m e n t s t y p ic a lly in v o lv e a v a r ie t y o f lo n g and c o m p le x r e p o r t s w h ich
o fte n a r e i r r e g u l a r o r n o n r e c u r r in g , r e q u ir in g s o m e p la n n in g o f the n a tu re
and s e q u e n c in g o f o p e r a t io n s , and th e u s e o f a v a r ie t y o f m a c h in e s .
Is
t y p ic a lly in v o lv e d in t r a in in g n e w o p e r a t o r s in m a c h in e o p e r a t io n s o r tr a in in g
lo w e r l e v e l o p e r a t o r s in w ir in g f r o m d ia g r a m s and in the o p e r a t in g s e q u e n c e s
o f lo n g and c o m p le x r e p o r t s .
D o e s n o t in c lu d e p o s it io n s in w h ich w ir in g
r e s p o n s ib ilit y is lim it e d to s e le c t io n and in s e r t io n o f p r e w ir e d b o a r d s .
C la s s B .
P e r f o r m s w o r k a c c o r d in g to e s t a b lis h e d p r o c e d u r e s and
u n d e r s p e c i f i c in s t r u c t io n s .
A s s ig n m e n t s t y p i c a l l y in v o lv e c o m p le t e but r o u ­
tin e and r e c u r r i n g r e p o r t s o r p a r t s o f l a r g e r and m o r e c o m p le x r e p o r t s .
O p e r a t e s m o r e d if f ic u l t ta b u la tin 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 su ch as
th e ta b u la to r and c a l c u l a t o r , in a d d itio n to th e s im p le r m a c h in e s u s e d b y
c la s s C o p e r a to r s .
M a y b e r e q u ir e d to d o s o m e w ir in g f r o m d ia g r a m s .
C la s s C .
U n der s p e c i f i c i n s t r u c t io n s , o p e r a t e s s im p le ta b u la tin 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 su ch a s th e s o r t e r , in t e r p r e t e r , r e p r o d u c in g
p u n ch , c o l l a t o r , e t c .
A s s ig n m e n t s t y p ic a lly in v o lv e p o r t io n s o f a w o r k u nit,
f o r e x a m p le , in d iv id u a l s o r t in g o r c o lla t in g r u n s , o r r e p e t it iv e o p e r a t io n s .
M ay p e r fo r m
s im p le w ir in g f r o m d ia g r a m s , and d o s o m e f ilin g w o r k .

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A n a ly z e s b u s in e s s p r o b le m s to f o r m u la t e p r o c e d u r e s f o r s o lv in g
th e m b y u s e o f e l e c t r o n i c da ta p r o c e s s i n g e q u ip m e n t.
D e v e lo p s a c o m p le t e
d e s c r i p t i o n o f a ll s p e c if ic a t io n s n e e d e d to e n a b le p r o g r a m m e r s to p r e p a r e
r e q u ir e d d ig it a l c o m p u t e r p r o g r a m s .
W o rk in v o lv e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g :
A n a ly z e s s u b j e c t - m a t t e r o p e r a t io n s to be a u to m a te d and id e n t ifie s c o n d it io n s
and c r i t e r i a r e q u ir e d to a c h ie v e s a t is f a c t o r y r e s u l t s ; s p e c if ie s n u m b e r and
ty p e s o f r e c o r d s , f i l e s , and d o c u m e n t s to be u s e d ; o u tlin e s a c t io n s to be
p e r f o r m e d b y p e r s o n n e l and c o m p u t e r s in s u ffic ie n t d e t a il f o r p r e s e n ta t io n
to m a n a g e m e n t and f o r p r o g r a m m in g ( t y p ic a lly th is in v o lv e s p r e p a r a t io n o f
w o r k and da ta f lo w c h a r t s ) ; c o o r d in 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 le m s and
p a r t ic ip a t e s in t r i a l ru n s o f n ew and r e v is e d s y s t e m s ; and 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 iv e o v e r a l l o p e r a t io n s .
(N O T E :
W ork ers
p e r fo r m in g b oth s y s t e m s a n a ly s is and p r o g r a m m in g sh ou ld b e c l a s s i f i e d as
s y s t e m s a n a ly s t s i f th is i s the s k ill u s e d to d e t e r m in e th e ir p a y .)

C la s s C .
W o r k s u n d e r im m e d ia t e s u p e r v is io n , c a r r y i n g out a n a ly ­
s e s a s a s s ig n e d , u s u a lly o f a s in g le a c t iv it y .
A s s ig n m e n t s a re d e s ig n e d to
d e v e lo p and ex p a n d p r a c t i c a l e x p e r ie n c e in th e a p p lic a t io n o f p r o c e d u r e s and
s k ills r e q u ir e d f o r s y s t e m s a n a ly s is 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 ly s t b y p r e p a r in g th e d e t a ile d s p e c if ic a t io n s r e q u ir e d b y
p r o g r a m m e r s fro m
in fo r m a t io n d e v e lo p e d b y the h ig h e r le v e l a n a ly s t.

D o e s n ot in c lu d e e m p lo y e e s p r i m a r i l y r e s p o n s ib le f o r the m a n a g e ­
m e n t o r s u p e r v is io n o f o th e r e le c t r o n i c data p r o c e s s i n g e m p lo y e e s , o r s y s ­
t e m s a n a ly 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 ie n t if ic 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 dy p u r p o s e s , s y s t e m s a n a ly s t s a r e c l a s s i f i e d a s f o l l o w s :
C la s s A .
W o r k s in d e p e n d e n tly o r u n d er o n ly g e n e r a l d ir e c t io n on
c o m p le x p r o b le m s in v o lv in g a ll p h a s e s o f s y s t e m a n a ly s is .
P r o b le m s a re
c o m p le x b e c a u s e o f d iv e r s e s o u r c e s o f in pu t data and m u lt ip le - u s e r e q u i r e ­
m e n ts o f ou tpu t d a ta .
( F o r e x a m p le , d e v e lo p s an in te g r a t e d p r o d u c tio n s c h e d ­
u lin g , in v e n t o r y c o n t r o l , c o s t a n a ly s is , and s a le s a n a ly s is r e c o r d in w h ich
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 ic a lly p r o c e s s e d th ro u g h the fu ll s y s te m
o f r e c o r d s and a p p r o p r ia t e fo llo w u p a c t io n s a r e in itia te d b y th e c o m p u t e r .)
C o n fe 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 da ta p r o c e s s i n g p r o b le m s
and a d v is e s s u b je c t - m a t t e r p e r s o n n e l on the im p lic a t io n s o f n ew o r r e v is e d
s y s t e m s o f da ta p r o c e s s i n g o p e r a t io n s .
M a k e s r e c o 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 in s t a lla tio n s o r c h a n g e s and f o r o b ta in in g
e q u ip m e n t.

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C o n v e r t s s ta te m e n ts o f b u s in e s s p r o b l e m s , t y p ic a lly p r e p a r e d b y a
s y s t e m s a n a ly s t , in to a s e q u e n c e o f d e t a ile d in s t r u c t io n s w h ich a r e r e q u ir e d
to s o lv e th e p r o b le m s b y a u to m a tic data 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 ia g r a m s , th e p r o g r a m m e r d e v e lo p s the p r e c i s e in s t r u c t io n s w h ich ,
w h en e n te r e d in to the 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 ip u ­
la tio n o f data 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 lv e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g :
A p p lie s k n o w le d g e o f c o m p u t e r c a p a b ilit ie s , m a t h e m a t ic s , lo g ic e m p lo y e d b y
c o m p u t e r s , and p a r t ic u la r s u b je c t m a t t e r in v o lv e d to a n a ly ze c h a r ts and
d ia g r a m s o f th e p r o b le m to b e p r o g r a m m e d ; d e v e lo p s s e q u e n c e o f p r o g r a m
s t e p s ; w r it e s d e t a ile d flo w c h a r t s to s h o w o r d e r in w h ich data w ill be
p r o c e s s e d ; c o n v e r t s th e s e c h a r t s to c o d e d in s t r u c t io n s f o r m a c h in e to fo llo w ;
t e s t s and c o r r e c t s p r o g r a m s ; p r e p a r e s in s t r u c t io 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 io n ru n ; a n a ly z e s , r e v i e w s , and a lt e r s p r o g r a m s to in 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 dap t to n e w r e q u ir e m e n t s ; m a in ta in s r e c o r d s o f
p rogram
d e v e lo p m e n t and r e v i s i o n s .
(N O T E :
W o r k e r s p e r fo r m in g b oth
s y s t e m s a n a ly s is and p r o g r a m m in g sh 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 ly s ts
If th is is th e s k ill u s e d to d e t e r m in e t h e ir pay.)
D o e s n ot in c lu d e e m p lo y e e s p r i m a r i l y r e s p o n s ib le f o r th e m a n a g e ­
m e n t o r s u p e r v is io n o f o th e r e l e c t r o n i c d a ta p r o c e s s i n g e m p lo y e e s , o r p r o ­
g r a m 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 ie n t if ic a n d /o r e n g in e e r in g p r o b l e m s .
F or

M ay p r o v id e fu n c tio n a l d ir e c t io n
w ho a r e a s s ig n e d to a s s i s t .

to

loW er

C la s s B .
W o r k s in d e p e n d e n tly o r u n d er o n ly g e n e r a l d ir e c t io n on
p r o b le m s that a r e r e la t iv e ly u n c o m p lic a t e d to a n a ly z e , p la n , p r o g r a m , and
op era te.
P r o b l e m s a r e o f lim it e d c o m p le x it y b e c a u s e s o u r c e s o f input data
a r e h o m o g e n e o u s and th e output da ta a r e c l o s e l y r e la t e 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 ta in in g d e p o s it o r a c c o u n t s in a b a n k , m a in ta in in g
a c c o u n t s r e c e i v a b l e in a r e t a i l e s t a b lis h m e n t , o r m a in ta in in g in v e n t o r y
a c c o u n t s in a m a n u fa c tu r in g o r w h o le s a le e s t a b lis h m e n t .)
C o n fe 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 the da ta p r o c e s s i n g p r o b le m s and a d v is 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 lic a t io n s o f th e data p r o c e s s i n g s y s t e m s
to be a p p lie d .
OR
W o r k s on a s e g m e n t o f a c o m p le x da ta p r o c e s s i n g s c h e m e o r s y s t e m ,
as d e s c r ib e d fo r c la s s A .
W o rk s in d e p e n d e n tly on ro u tin e a s s ig n m e n t s and
r e c e i v e s in s t r u c t io n and g u id a n ce on c o m p le x a s s ig n m e n t s .
W o rk is r e v ie 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 io n s , and to in s u r e p r o p e r
a lig n m e n t w ith th e o v e r a l l s y s t e m .




w age

stu dy p u r p o s e s ,

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C la 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 ir e c t io n on
c o m p le x p r o b le m s w h ich r e q u ir e c o m p e t e n c e in a ll p h a s e s o f p r o g r a m m in g
c o n c e p t s and p r a c t i c e s .
W o r k in g f r o m d ia g r a m s and c h a r t s w h ich id e n tify
th e n a tu re 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 te p s to b e a c c o m p lis h e d ,
and the r e la t io n s h ip s b e tw e e n v a r io u s s te p s o f th e p r o b le m s o lv in g r o u tin e ;
p la n s th e f u ll ra n g e o f p r o g r a m m in g a c t io n s n e e d e d to e f fic i e n t ly u t iliz e the
c o m p u t e r s y s t e m in a c h ie v in g d e s ir e d end p r o d u c t s .
A t th is l e v e l , p r o g r a m m in g is d if f ic u lt b e c a u s e c o m p u te r e q u ip m e n t
m u s t be o r g a n iz e d to p r o d u c e s e v e r a l in t e r r e la t e d but d iv e r s e p r o d u c ts f r o m
n u m e r o u s and d i v e r s e da ta e le m e n t s .
A w id e v a r ie t y and 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 io n s m u s t o c c u r .
T h is r e q u ir e s su ch a c t io n s as
d e v e lo p m e n t o f c o m m o n o p e r a t io n s w h ich ca n be r e u s e d , e s t a b lis h m e n t o f
lin k a g e p o in ts b e tw e e n o p e r a t io n s , a d ju s tm e n t s to d a ta w h e n p r o g r a m r e q u i r e ­
m e n ts 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 it y , and s u b s ta n tia l m a n ip u la tio n and
r e s e q u e n c in g o f da ta e le 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 id e fu n c tio n a l d ir e c t io n to lo w e r l e v e l p r o g r a m m e r s w h o a r e
a s s ig n e d to a s s i s t .

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C la 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 ir e c t io n on
r e la t iv e ly s im p le p r o g r a m s , o r on s im p le s e g m e n ts 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 s e g m e n ts ) u s u a lly p r o c e s s in fo r m a t io n to p r o d u c e d a ta in tw o
o r t h r e e v a r ie 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 and lis t in g s a r e p r o d u c e d b y
r e f in in g , a d a p tin g , a r r a y in g , o r m a k in g m in o r a d d itio n s to o r d e le t io n s f r o m
input d a ta w h ic h a r e r e a d il y a v a ila b le .
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 , the d a ta h av e b e e n r e f in e d in p r i o r a c t io n s so that the a c c u r a c y
and s e q u e n c in g o f d a ta c a n b e t e s t e d b y u sin g a fe w ro u tin e c h e c k s . T y p ic a lly ,
th e p r o g r a m d e a ls w ith ro u tin e r e c o r d k e e p in g o p e r a t io n s .

m a j o r ch a n g e o r ca 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 ly s h o r t t i m e .
In
c o m m o n e r r o r s it u a t io n s , d ia g n o s e s c a u s e and ta k e s c o r r e c t i v e a c t io n .
T h is
u s u a lly in v o lv e s a p p ly in g p r e v io u s ly p r o g r a m 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 ta n d a rd c o r r e c t i o n t e c h n iq u e s .

OR
W o r k s on 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 la s s A) u n d er c l o s e
d ir e c t i o n o f a h ig h e r l e v e l p r o g r a m m e r o r s u p e r v i s 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 m e r b y in d e p e n d e n tly p e r f o r m in g l e s s d if f ic u lt ta s k s a s s ig n e d ,
and p e r f o r m in g m o r e d if f ic u l t ta s k s u n d e r f a i r l y c l o s e d i r e c t io n .
M a y g u id e o r in s t r u c t lo w e r le v e l p r o g r a m m e r s .
C la s s C .
M a k e s p r a c t i c a l a p p lic a t io n s o f p r o g r a m m in g p r a c t i c e s
and c o n c e p t s u s u a lly le a r n e d in f o r m a l tr a in in g c o u r s e s .
A s s ig 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 tio n o f s ta n d a rd p r o c e d u r e s to
r o u tin 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 is io n on n ew a s p e c t s o f a s s ig n m e n t s ;
and w o r k i s r e v ie w e d to v e r i f y it s a c c u r a c y and c o n fo r m a n c e w ith r e q u ir e d
procedu res.

COM PUTER OPERATOR
M o n it o r s and 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 ig it a l c o m p u t e r to
p r o c e s s da ta a c c o r d in g to o p e r a t in g in s t r u c t io n s , u s u a lly p r e p a r e d b y a p r o ­
gram m er.
W o rk in c lu d e s m o s t o f th e f o l l o w i n g : S tu d ies in s t r u c t io n s to
d e t e r m in e e q u ip m e n t se tu p and o p e r a t io n s ; lo a d s e q u ip m e n t w ith r e q u ir e d
it e m s (ta p e r e e l s , c a r d s , e t c . ) ; s w it c h e s n e c e s s a r y a u x ilia r y e q u ip m e n t in to
c i r c u i t , and s t a r t s and 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 tm e n ts 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 le m s and m e e t s p e c i a l c o n d it io n s ; r e v ie w s e r r o r s m a d e
d u rin g o p e r a t io n and d e t e r m in e s c a u s e o r r e f e r s p r o b le m to s u p e r v is o r o r
p r o g r a m m e r ; and m a in ta in s o p e r a t in g r e c o r d s .
M a y t e s t and a s s i s t in
c o r r e c tin g p r o g ra m .
F or

w age

stu d y

pu rposes,

co m p u te r

op era tors

are

c la s s ifie d

as

fo llo w s :
C la 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 ir e c t io 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 :
N ew p r o g r a m s a r e fr e q u e n tly t e s t e d and in t r o d u c e d ; s c h e d u lin g r e q u ir e m e n t s
a r e o f c r i t i c a l im p o r t a n c e to m i n im iz e d o w n tim e ; the 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 at id e n t ific a t io n o f e r r o r s o u r c e o fte n r e q u ir e s a w o r k in g
k n o w le d g e o f the t o t a l p r o g r a m , and a lte r n a te p r o g r a m s m a y n ot b e a v a ila b le .
M a y g iv e d ir e c t io n and g u id a n ce to lo w e r l e v e l o p e r a t o r s .
C la 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 er o n ly g e n e r a l d ir e c t io 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 lis h e d p r o d u c t io n r u n s , t y p ic a lly ru n on a
r e g u la r ly r e c u r r i n g b a s i s ; t h e r e is lit tle o r n o te s t in g o f n ew p r o g r a m s
r e q u ir e d ; a lte r n a te p r o g r a m s a r e p r o v id e d in c a s e o r ig i n a l p r o g r a m n e e d 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 is io n a c o m p u t e r ru 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 ay
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 in g l e s s d if f ic u lt ta s k s
a s s i g n e d , and p e r f o r m in g d if f ic u l t ta s k s fo llo w in g d e t a ile d in s t r u c t io n s and
w ith fr 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 .

ex p ected
a b ilit y to
r e c e iv e d
op era tor

C la s s C .
W o r k s on r o u tin 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 is io n .
Is
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 and
d e t e c t p r o b le m s in v o lv e d in ru n n in g r o u tin e p r o g r a m s .
U s u a lly has
s o m e f o r m a l tr a in 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
on c o m p le x p r o g r a m s .

DRAFTER
C la s s A .
P la n s th e g r a p h ic p r e s e n t a t io n o f c o m p le x it e m s h av in g
d is t in c t iv e d e s ig n fe a t u r e s th at d i f f e r s ig n ific a n t ly f r o m e s t a b lis h e d d r a ftin g
p re ce d e n ts.
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 ig n o r i g i n a t o r , and m a y
r e c o m m e n d m i n o r d e s ig n c h a n g e s .
A n a ly z e s th e e f f e c t o f e a c h ch a n g e on the
d e t a ils o f f o r m , fu n c tio n , and p o s it io n a l r e la t io n s h ip s o f c o m p o n e n t s and 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 r k is
r e v ie w e d b y d e s ig n o r ig 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 io n s .
M a y e it h e r p r e p a r e d r a w in g s o r d i r e c t t h e ir p r e p a r a t io n b y lo w e r
le v e l d r a fte r s .

C la s s B .
P e r f o r m s n o n r o u tin e and c o m p le x d r a ftin g a s s ig n m e n t s
th at r e q u ir e th e a p p lic a t io n o f m o s t o f th e s ta n d a r d iz e d d r a w in g te c h n iq u e s
r e g u la r ly u s e d .
D u tie s t y p ic a lly in v o lv e s u ch 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 lie s w ith i r r e g u l a r s h a p e s , m u lt ip le fu n c t io n s , and
p r e c i s e p o s it io n a l r e la t io n s h ip s b e tw 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 it 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 il d r a w in g s o f fo 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 la n s , and r o o f .
U s e s a c c e p t e d f o r m u la s and
m a n u a ls in m a k i n g n e c e s s a r y c o m p u ta tio n s to d e t e r m in e q u a n titie s o f
m a t e r ia ls to be 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 , e t c .
R e c e iv e s
in it ia l i n s t r u c t io n s , r e q u ir e m e n t s , and a d v ic e f r o m s u p e r v is o r .
C o m p le t e d
w o r k is 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 la s s C .
P r e p a r e s d e t a il d r a w in g s o f s in g le u n its o r p a r ts 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 fa c tu r in g , o r r e p a ir p u r p o s e s .
Types 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 je c t i o n s (d e p ic tin g th r e e d im e n s io n s
in a c c u r a t e s c a le ) and 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 io n in g o f c o m p o n e n t s
and c o n v e y n e e d e d in fo r m a t io n .
C o n s o lid a t e s d e t a ils f r o m a n u m b e r o f
s o u r c e s and a d ju s ts o r t r a n s p o s e s s c a le a s r e q u ir e d .
S u g g e s te d m e t h 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 , and a d v ic e on s o u r c e m a t e r ia ls a r e g iv e n
w ith in it ia l a s s ig 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 hen a s s ig n m e n t s
recu r.
W o rk m a y b e s p o t - c h e c k e d d u rin g p r o g r e s s .

D R A F T E R -T R A C E R

E L E C T R O N IC S TECH N ICIAN — Continued

C o p ie s p la n s and d r a w in g s p r e p a r e d b y o t h e r s b y p la c in g t r a c in g
c lo t h o r p a p e r o v e r d r a w in g s and t r a c in g w ith p en o r p e n c i l .
(D o e s n ot
in c lu d e t r a c in g lim it e d to p la n s p r i m a r i l y c o n s i s t in g o f s tr a ig h t lin e s and a
la r g e s c a le n ot r e q u ir in g c l o s e d e lin e a tio n .)

W o rk m a y be r e v ie w e d b y s u p e r v is o r (fr e q u e n t ly an e n g in e e r o r
d e s ig n e r ) f o r g e n e r a l c o m p lia n c e w ith a c c e p t e d p r a c t i c e s .
M a y p r o v id e
t e c h n ic a l g u id a n ce to l o w e r l e v e l t e c h n ic ia n s .
C la s s B . A p p lie s c o m p r e h e n s iv e t e c h n ic a l k n o w le d g e to s o lv e c o m ­
p le x p r o b le m s ( i . e . , t h o s e th at t y p ic a lly ca n b e s o lv e d s o le ly b y p r o p e r ly
in t e r p r e t in g m a n u f a c t u r e r s ' m a n u a ls o r s im il a r d o c u m e n t s ) in w o r k in g on
e l e c t r o n i c e q u ip m e n t.
W o rk in v o l v e s :
A f a m ilia r it y w ith th e i n t e r r e la t io n ­
s h ip s o f c i r c u i t s ; and ju d g m e n t in d e t e r m in in g w o r k s e q u e n c e and in s e le c t in g
t o o l s and te s t in g in s t r u m e n t s , u s u a lly l e s s c o m p le x th an th o s e u s e d b y the
c l a s s A t e c h n ic ia n .

A N D /O R
P r e p a r e s s im p le o r r e p e t it iv e d r a w in g s o f e a s ily v is u a l iz e d it e m s .
W o rk is c l o s e l y s u p e r v is e d d u rin g p r o g r e s s .
E L E C T R O N IC S T E C H N IC IA N

R e c e i v e s t e c h n ic a l g u id a n c e , a s r e q u ir e d , f r o m s u p e r v is o r o r h ig h e r
l e v e l t e c h n ic ia n , and w o r k is r e v ie w e d f o r s p e c i f i c c o m p lia n c e w ith a c c e p t e d
p r a c t i c e s and w o r k a s s ig n m e n t s .
M a y p r o v id e t e c h n ic a l g u id a n ce to lo w e r
l e v e l t e c h n ic ia n s .

W o r k s on v a r io u s t y p e s o f e l e c t r o n i c e q u ip m e n t and r e la t e d d e v ic e s
b y p e r f o r m in g on e o r a c o m b in a t io n o f the f o llo w in g : In s t a llin g , m a in ta in in g ,
r e p a ir in g , o v e r h a u lin g , t r o u b le s h o o t in g , m o d if y in g , c o n s t r u c t in g , and te s t in g .
W o rk r e q u ir e s p r a c t i c a l a p p lic a tio n o f t e c h n ic a l k n o w le d g e o f e l e c t r o n i c s
p r i n c i p l e s , a b ilit y to d e t e r m in e m a lfu n c t io n s , and s k ill to put e q u ip m e n t in
r e q u ir e d o p e r a t in g c o n d it io n .

C la s s C . A p p lie s w o r k in g t e c h n ic a l k n o w le d g e to p e r f o r m s im p le o r
r o u tin e ta s k s in w o r k in g on e l e c t r o n i c e q u ip m e n t, fo llo w in g d e t a ile d i n s t r u c ­
t io n s w h ic h c o v e r v ir t u a lly a ll p r o c e d u r e s .
W o rk t y p ic a lly in v o lv e s s u ch
ta s k s a s :
A s s is t in g h ig h e r l e v e l t e c h n ic ia n s b y p e r f o r m in g su ch a c t i v it ie s as
r e p la c in g c o m p o n e n t s , w ir in g c i r c u i t s , and ta k in g t e s t r e a d in g s ; r e p a ir in g
s im p le e l e c t r o n i c e q u ip m e n t; and u s in g t o o l s and c o m m o n te s t in s t r u m e n ts
( e . g . , m u lt im e t e r s , a u d io s ig n a l g e n e r a t o r s , tu b e t e s t e r s , o s c i l l o s c o p e s ) .
Is n o t r e q u ir e d to b e f a m ilia r w ith th e in t e r r e la t io n s h ip s o f c i r c u i t s .
T h is
k n o w le d g e , h o w e v e r , m a y b e a c q u ir e d th ro u g h a s s ig n m e n t s d e s ig n e d to
i n c r e a s e c o m p e t e n c e (in c lu d in g c l a s s r o o m
tr a in in g ) s o that w o r k e r ca n
a d v a n ce to h ig h e r l e v e l t e c h n ic ia n .

T h e e q u ip m e n t— c o n s i s t in g o f e it h e r m a n y d if f e r e n t k in d s o f c i r c u i t s
o r m u lt ip le r e p e t it io n o f th e s a m e k in d o f c i r c u i t — in c lu d e s , but is n ot lim it e d
t o , th e fo llo w in g :
(a) E le c t r o n i c tr a n s m it tin g and r e c e iv in g e q u ip m e n t ( e . g . ,
r a d a r , r a d io , t e l e v i s i o n , t e le p h o n e , s o n a r , n a v ig a tio n a l a id s ) , (b) d ig it a l and
a n a lo g c o m p u t e r s , and (c ) in d u s t r ia l and m e d ic a l m e a s u r in g and c o n t r o llin g
e q u ip m e n t.
T h is c l a s s i f i c a t i o n e x c lu d e s r e p a i r e r s o f s u ch s ta n d a rd e le c t r o n i c
e q u ip m e n t a s c o m m o n o f f i c e m a c h in e s and h o u s e h o ld r a d io and t e l e v is io n
s e t s ; p r o d u c t io n a s s e m b l e r s and t e s t e r s ; w o r k e r s w h o s e p r im a r y du ty is
s e r v ic in g e l e c t r o n i c t e s t in s t r u m e n t s ; t e c h n ic ia n s w ho h ave a d m in is t r a t iv e
o r s u p e r v is o r y r e s p o n s ib ilit y ; and d r a f t e r s , d e s i g n e r s , and p r o f e s s i o n a l
e n g in e e r s .
P o s it io n s
d e f in it io n s .

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R e c e i v e s t e c h n ic a l g u id a n c e , a s r e q u ir e d , f r o m s u p e r v is o r o r h ig h e r
l e v e l t e c h n ic ia n .
W o rk is t y p ic a lly s p o t c h e c k e d , but is g iv e n d e t a ile d r e v ie w
w h en n e w o r a d v a n c e d a s s ig n m e n t s a r e in v o lv e d .
R E G IS T E R E D IN D U S T R IA L N U RSE

b a s is o f th e fo llo w in g

A r e g i s t e r e d n u r s e w h o g iv e s n u r s in g s e r v i c e u n d e r g e n e r a l m e d ic a l
d ir e c t i o n t o i l l o r in ju r e d e m p lo y e e s o r o t h e r p e r s o n s w h o b e c o m e - i l l o r
s u f f e r an a c c id e n t on th e p r e m i s e s o f a f a c t o r y o r o th e r e s t a b lis h m e n t .
D u tie s in v o lv e a c o m b in a t io n o f th e f o l l o w i n g : G iv in g f i r s t a id to th e i l l o r
in 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 in g o f e m p l o y e e s ' in ju r ie s ; k e e p in g
r e c o r d s o f p a tie n ts t r e a t e d ; p r e p a r in 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 in g in p h y s ic a l e x a m in a tio n s and h e a lth e v a lu a tio n s o f
a p p lic a n t s and e m p lo y e e s ; and p la n n in g and c a r r y i n g ou t p r o g r a m s in v o lv in g
h ea lth e d u c a t io n , a c c id e n t p r e v e n t io n , e v a lu a tio 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 it ie s a ffe c t in g th e h e a lth , w e l f a r e , and s a fe t y o f a ll p e r s o n n e l.
N u r s in g s u p e r v i s o r s o r h ea d n u r s e s in e s t a b lis h m e n t s e m p lo y in g m o r e than
o n e n u r s e a r e e x c lu d e d .

C la s s A .
A p p lie s a d v a n ce d t e c h n ic a l k n o w le d g e to s o lv e u n u su a lly
c o m p le x p r o b le m s ( i . e . , t h o s e that t y p ic a lly ca n n ot b e s o lv e d s o l e l y b y r e f e r ­
e n c e t o m a n u f a c t u r e r s ' m a n u a ls o r s im il a r d o c u m e n t s ) in w o r k in g on e l e c ­
t r o n i c e q u ip m e n t.
E x a m p le s o f su ch p r o b le m s in c lu d e lo c a t io n and d e n s it y o f
c i r c u i t r y , e le c t r o m a g n e t ic r a d ia t io n , is o la t in g m a lf u n c t io n s , and fr e q u e n t
e n g in e e r in g c h a n g e s .
W o rk in v o lv e s :
A d e t a ile d u n d e r s ta n d in g o f th e i n t e r ­
r e la t io n s h ip s o f c i r c u i t s ; e x e r c i s i n g in d e p e n d e n t ju d g m e n t in p e r f o r m in g su ch
t a s k s a s m a k in g c i r c u i t a n a ly s e s , c a lc u la t in g w a v e f o r m s , t r a c in g r e l a t i o n ­
s h ip s in s ig n a l f lo w ; and r e g u la r ly u sin g c o m p le x t e s t in s t r u m e n ts ( e . g . , d u a l
t r a c e o s c i l l o s c o p e s , Q - m e t e r s , d e v ia tio n m e t e r s , p u ls e g e n e r a t o r s ) .

MAINTENANCE, TOOLROOM, AND POWERPLANT
m a in t e n a n c e

M A IN T E N A N C E C A R P E N T E R — C o n tin u e d

c a r pe n te r

u s in g a v a r ie t y 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 le p o w e r t o o l s , and s ta n d a rd
m e a s u r in g in s t r u m e n t s ; m a k in g s ta n d a rd s h o p c o m p u ta tio n s r e la t in g to d im e n ­
s io n s o f w o r k ; and s e le c t in g m a t e r ia ls n e c e s s a r y f o r the w o r k .
In g e n e r a l,
the w o r k o f the m a in te n a n c e c a r p e n t e r r e q u ir e s r o u n d e d tr a in in g and e x p e r i ­
e n c e u s u a lly a c q u ir e d th ro 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 tr a in in g
and e x p e r i e n c e .

P e r f o r m s th e c a r p e n t r y d u tie s n e c e s s a r y to c o n s t r u c t and m a in ta in
in g o o d r e p a ir b u ild in g w o o d w o r k and eq u ip m e n t s u ch a s b in 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 it i o n s , d o o r s , f l o o r s , s t a i r s , c a s in g s , and t r i m m a d e o f w o o d
in an e s t a b lis h m e n t .
W o rk in v o lv e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g :
P la n n in g and
la y in g ou t o f w o r k f r o m b lu e p r in t s , d r a w in g s , m o d e ls , o r v e r b a l in s t r u c t io n s ;




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M A IN T E N A N C E M ECH ANIC (M otor vehicle)

P e r f o r m s a v a r ie t y o f e l e c t r i c a l t r a d e fu n c tio n s s u ch as the in s t a l­
la tio n , m a in t e n a n c e , o r r e p a ir o f e q u ip m e n t f o r th e g e n e r a tio n , d is t r ib u t io n ,
o r u t iliz a t io n o f e l e c t r i c e n e r g y in an e s t a b lis h m e n t .
W o rk in v o lv e s m o s t
o f th e f o l l o w i n g : I n s t a llin g o r r e p a ir in g any o f a v a r ie t y o f e l e c t r i c a l e q u ip ­
m e n t su ch 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 it 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 tin g u n its , co n d u it s y s t e m s , o r o t h e r t r a n s m is s io n
e q u ip m e n t; w o r k in g f r o m b lu e p r in t s , d r a w in g s , la y o u ts , o r o th e r s p e c i f i ­
c a t i o n s ; lo c a t in g and d ia g n o s in g t r o u b le in the 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 ta n d a rd c o m p u ta tio n s r e la t in g to lo a d r e q u ir e m e n t s o f w ir in g
o r e l e c t r i c a l e q u ip m e n t; and u s in g a v a r ie t y o f e l e c t r i c i a n 's h a n d to o ls and
m e a s u r in g and te s t in g in 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 the m a in te n a n c e
e l e c t r i c i a n r e q u ir e s ro u n d e d tr a in in g and e x p e r ie n c e u s u a lly a c q u ir e d th rou 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 in in g and e x p e r ie n c e .

R e p a ir s a u t o m o b ile s , b u s e s , m o t o r t r u c k s , and t r a c t o r s o f an e s t a b ­
lis h m e n t . W o r k in v o lv e s m o s t o f th e f o l l o w i n g : E x a m in in g a u to 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 is a s s e m b lin g e q u ip m e n t and p e r fo r m in g
r e p a i r s th at in v o lv e th e u s e o f su ch h a n d to o ls as w r e n c h e s , g a u 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 is a s s e m b lin g o r fittin g p a r t s ; r e p la c in g b r o k e n
o r d e f e c t iv e p a r t s f r o m s t o c k ; g r in d in g and a d ju s tin g v a lv e s ; r e a s s e m b lin g and
in s t a llin g th e v a r io u s a s s e m b l i e s in th e v e h ic le and m a k in g n e c e s s a r y a d ju s t ­
m e n t s ; and a lig n in g w h e e l s , a d ju s tin g b r a k e s and lig h ts , o r tig h te n in g b o d y
b o lt s .
In g e n e r a l, th e w o r k o f th e m o t o r v e h ic le m a in te n a n c e m e c h a n ic
r e q u ir e s r o u n d e d tr a in in g and e x p e r ie n c e u s u a lly a c q u ir e d th rou gh 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 tr a in in g and e x p e r ie n c e .
T h is c l a s s i f i c a t i o n d o e s n ot in c lu d e m e c h a n ic s w h o r e p a ir c u s t o m e r s '
v e h i c l e s in a u t o m o b ile r e p a ir s h o p s .

M A IN T E N A N C E P A IN T E R

M A IN T E N A N C E P I P E F I T T E R

P a in ts and r e d e c o r a t e s w a lls , w o o d w o r k , and fix t u r e s o f an e s t a b ­
lis h m e n t.
W o rk in v o lv e s th e f o l l o w i n g : K n o w le d g e o f s u r fa c e p e c u lia r it ie s
and t y p e s o f pa in t r e q u ir e d f o r d if f e r e n t a p p lic a t io n s ; p r e p a r in 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 fin is h o r b y p la c in g pu tty o r f i l l e r in n a il h o le s and
i n t e r s t i c e s ; and a p p ly in g pain t w ith s p r a y gun o r b r u s h .
M a y m ix c o l o r s ,
o i l s , w h ite le a d , and o th e r pa in t in g r e d ie n t s to ob ta in p r o p e r c o l o r o r
c o n s i s t e n c y . In g e n e r a l, the w o r k o f the m a in te n a n c e p a in te r r e q u ir e s rou n d ed
t r a in in g and e x p e r ie n c e u s u a lly a c q u ir e d th ro 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 tr a in in g and e x p e r ie n c e .
M A IN T E N A N C E M A C H IN IST
P r o d u c e s r e p la c e m e n t p a r t s and n ew p a r t s in m a k in g r e p a ir s o f
m e t a l p a r t s o f m e c h a n ic a l e q u ip m e n t o p e r a t e d in an e s t a b lis h m e n t .
W ork
in v o lv e s m o s t o f th e f o l l o w i n g ; I n te r p r e tin g w r it te n in s t r u c t io n s and s p e c i ­
f ic a t io n s ; p la n n in g and la y in g ou t o f w o r k ; u sin g a v a r ie t y o f m a c h in is t 's
h a n d to o ls and p r e c i s i o n m e a s u r in g in s t r u m e n t s ; s e ttin g up and o p e r a t in g
s ta n d a rd m a c h in e t o o l s ; sh 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 ta n d a rd sh o p c o m p u ta tio n s r e la t in g to d im e n s io n s o f w o r k , t o o l in g , f e e d s ,
and 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 ie s o f the c o m m o n
m e t a ls ; s e le c t in g s ta n d a rd m a t e r i a l s , p a r t s , and eq u ip m e n t r e q u ir e d f o r th is
w o r k ; and fittin g and a s s e m b lin 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. In g e n e r a l,
th e m a c h in is t 's w o r k n o r m a lly r e q u ir e s a ro u n d e d tr a in 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 lly a c q u ir e d th ro 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 in in g and e x p e r ie n c e .
M A IN T E N A N C E M E C H A N IC (M a c h in e r y )
R e p a ir 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 an e s t a b lis h m e n t .
W o rk in v o lv e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g : E x a m in in g m a c h in e s and 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 lin g o r p a r t ly d is m a n t lin g
m a c h in e s and p e r fo r m in g r e p a ir s th at m a in ly in v o lv e th e u s e o f h a n d to o ls in
s c r a p in g and fittin g p a r t s ; r e p la c in g b r o k e n o r d e f e c t iv e p a r t s w ith it e m s
o b ta in e d f r o m s t o c k ; o r d e r in 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 rt b y a
m a c h in e sh o p o r s e n d in g th e m a c h in e to a m a c h in e sh op f o r m a j o r r e p a i r s ;
p r e p a r in g w r itte n s p e c if ic a t io n s f o r m a j o 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 s ; r e a s s e m b lin g m a c h in e s ; and m a k in g a ll
n e c e s s a r y a d ju s tm e n ts f o r o p e r a t io n .
In g e n e r a l, the w o r k o f a m a c h in e r y
m a in te n a n c e m e c h a n ic r e q u ir e s r o u n d e d tr a in in g and e x p e r ie n c e u s u a lly
a c q u ir e d th ro 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 tr a in in g and e x p e r i ­
en ce.
E x c lu d e d f r o m th 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 im a r y d u tie s
in v o lv e s e ttin g up o r a d ju s tin g m a c h in e s .




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In s t a lls o r r e p a ir s w a t e r , s t e a m , g a s , o r o t h e r ty p e s o f p ip e and
p ip e fit t in g s in an e s t a b lis h m e n t . W o rk in v o lv e s m o s t o f the f o llo w in g :
L a y in g
ou t w o r k and m e a s u r in g to lo c a t e p o s it io 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 te n s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ; cu ttin g v a r io u s s i z e s o f p ip e to c o r r e c t le n g th s w ith
c h i s e l and h a m m e r o r o x y a c e t y le n e t o r c h o r p ip e -c u t t in g m a c h in e s ; th r e a d in g
p ip e w ith s t o c k s and d ie 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 lin g p ip e w ith c o u p lin g s and fa s t e n in g p ip e to h a n g e r s ;
m a k in g s ta n d a rd sh op 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 , and s iz e o f
p ip e r e q u ir e d ; and m a k in g s ta n d a rd t e s t s to d e t e r m in e w h e th e r fin is h e d p ip e s
m e e t s p e c ific a tio n s .
In g e n e r a l, the w o r k o f th e m a in te n a n c e p ip e fit t e r
r e q u ir e s r o u n d e d t r a in in g and e x p e r ie n c e u s u a lly a c q u ir 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 tr a in in g and e x p e r ie n c e .
W o r k e r s p r im a r ily e n g a g e d in in s t a llin g and r e p a ir in g b u ild in g s a n ita tio n o r h e a tin g s y s t e m s
a r e e x c lu d e d .
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
F a b r i c a t e s , in s t a lls , and m a in ta in s in g o o d r e p a ir the s h e e t -m e t a l
e q u ip m e n t and f ix 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 lv e s ,
l o c k e r s , ta n k s , v e n t ila t o r s , c h u t e s , d u c t s , m e t a l r o o fin g ) o f an e s t a b lis h m e n t .
W o rk in v o lv e s m o s t o f the f o l l o w i n g : P la n n in g and la y in g out a ll ty 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 lu e p r in t s , m o d e l s , o r o t h e r s p e c i f i ­
c a t i o n s ; s e ttin g up and o p e r a t in g a ll a v a ila b le ty 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 ie t y o f h a n d to o ls in c u tt in g , b e n d in g , f o r m in g , sh a p in g ,
fitt in g , and a s s e m b lin g ; and in s t a llin 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 ir e d .
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 s h e e t - m e t a l w o r k e r r e q u ir e s ro u n d e d
tr a in in g and e x p e r ie n c e u s u a lly a c q u ir e d th ro 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 tr a in in g and e x p e r ie n c e .
M IL L W R IG H T
I n s t a lls n ew m a c h in e s o r h e a v y e q u ip m e n t, and d is m a n t le s and
in s t a lls m a c h in e s o r h e a v y e q u ip m e n t w h en c h a n g e s in th e plan t la y o u t a r e
r e q u ir e d .
W o rk in v o lv e s m o s t o f th e f o l l o w i n g ;
P la n n in g and la y in g ou t
w o r k ; in t e r p r e t in g b lu e p r in ts o r o t h e r s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ; u s in g a v a r ie t y o f h a n d t o o l s and r ig g in g ; m a k in g s ta n d a rd sh o p c o m p u ta tio n s r e la t in g to s t r e s s e s ,
s tr e n g th o f m a t e r i a l s , and c e n t e r s o f g r a v it y ; a lig n in g and b a la n cin g e q u ip ­
m e n t; s e le c t in g s ta n d a rd t o o l s , e q u ip m e n t, and p a r t s to b e u s e d ; and in s t a llin g
and m a in ta in in g in g o o d o r d e r p o w e r t r a n s m is s io n e q u ip m e n t su ch a s d r iv e s
and s p e e d r e d u c e r s .
In g e n e r a l, th e m i l l w r i g h t 's w o r k n o r m a lly r e q u ir e s a
r o u n d e d tr a in in g and e x p e r ie n c e in the tr a d e a c q u ir e d th ro 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 in in g and e x p e r ie n c e .

M A IN TE N A N C E TR A D E S H ELPER

T O O L AN D DIE MAKER

A s s i s t s o n e o r m o r e w o r k e r s in the s k i l l e d m a i n t e n a n c e t r a d e s , by
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 tie s o f l e s s e r s k i l l , s u ch as k e e p in g a
w o r k e r s u p p lie d w ith m a t e r i a l s and t o o l s ; c l e a n i n g w o r k i n g a r e a , m a c h i n e ,
and e q u ip m e n t ; a s s i s t i n g j o 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 ; and p e r ­
f o r m i n g o t h e r u n s k i l l e d t a s k s as d i r e c t e d b y j o u r n e y m a n .
T h e kin d o f w o r k
the 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 :
In s o m e
t r a d e s th e h e l p e r i s c o n f i n e d to s u p p ly in g , lif t in g , and h o ld in g m a t e r i a l s and
t o o l s , and c l e a n i n g w o r k i n g a r e a s ; and in o t h e r s he is 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 i n 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 that 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 .

C o n s t r u c t s and r e p a i r s j i g s , f i x t u r e s , cu tt in g t o o l s , g a u g e s , o r m e t a l
d i e s o r m o l d s u s e d in sh a p in g o r f o r m i n g m e t a l o r n o n m e t a l l i c m a t e r i a l ( e . g . ,
p l a s t i c , p l a s t e r , r u b b e r , g l a s s ) . W o r k t y p i c a l l y i n v o l v e s : P la n n in g and la yin g
out w o r k a c c o r d i n g to 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 t h e r w r it t e n o r o r a l
s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ; u n d e r s t a n d in g the w o r k i n g p r o p e r t i e s o f c o m m o n m e t a l s and
a l l o y s ; s e l e c t i n g a p p r o p r i a t e m a t e r i a l s , t o o l s , and p r o c e s s e s r e q u i r e d to
c o m p l e t e t a s k s ; m a k i n g n e c e s s a r y s h o p c o m p u t a t i o n s ; se ttin g up and o p e r a t i n g
v a r i o u s m a c h i n e t o o l s and r e l a t e d e q u i p m e n t ; u s in g v a r i o u s t o o l and die
m a k e r ' s h a n d t o o ls and p r e c i s i o n m e a s u r i n g i n s t r u m e n t s ; w o r k i n g to v e r y
c l o s e t o l e r a n c e s ; h e a t - t r e a t i n g m e t a l p a r t s and f i n i s h e d t o o l s and d i e s to
a c h i e v e r e q u i r e d q u a l i t i e s ; fittin g and a s s e m b l i n g p a r t s t o p r e s c r i b e d t o l e r ­
a n c e s and a l l o w a n c e s .
In g e n e r a l , the t o o l and d ie m a k e r ' s w o r k r e q u i r e s
r o u n d e d t r a i n i n g in m a c h i n e - s h o p and t o o l r o o m p r a c t i c e u s u a lly a c q u i r e d
t h r o u g h 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 i v a l e n t t r a i n i n g and e x p e r i e n c e .

M AC H IN E -TO O L O PERA TO R (T oolroom )
S p e c i a l i z e s in o p e r a t i n g o n e o r m o r e than on e ty pe o f m a c h i n e t o o l
( e . g . , j i g b o r e r , g r in d in g m a c h i n e , e n gin e la th e , m i l l i n g m a c h i n e ) to m a c h i n e
m e t a l f o r u s e in m a k i n g o r m a in t a in in g j i g s , f i x t u r e s , cu ttin g t o o l s , g a u g e s ,
o r m e t a l d i e s o r m o l d s u s e d in s ha p in g o r f o r m i n g m e t a l o r n o n m e t a l l i c
m a te ria l (e .g ., p la stic, p la ster, rubber, gla ss).
W ork ty pically in v olv es:
P la n n in g and p e r f o r m i n g d i f f i c u l t m a c h i n i n g o p e r a t i o n s w h i c h r e q u i r e c o m ­
p l i c a t e d s e tu p s o r a high d e g r e e o f a c c u r a c y ; s e tt in g up m a c h i n e t o o l o r
t o o l s ( e . g . , i n s t a l l cu ttin g t o o l s and a d j u s t g u i d e s , s t o p s , w o r k i n g t a b l e s ,
and o t h e r c o n t r o l s to h an dle the s i z e o f s t o c k t o . b e m a c h i n e d ; d e t e r m i n e
p r o p e r f e e d s , s p e e d s , t o o l i n g , and o p e r a t i o n s e q u e n c e o r s e l e c t t h o s e p r e ­
s c r i b e d in d r a w i n g s , b l u e p r i n t s , o r la y o u t s ) ; 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 i n s t r u m e n t s ; m a k in g n e c e s s a r y a d j u s t m e n t s d u r in g m a c h i n i n g
o p e r a t i o n to a c h i e v e r e q u i s i t e d i m e n s i o n s to v e r y c l o s e t o l e r a n c e s .
M ay be
r e q u i r e d t o s e l e c t p r o p e r c o o l a n t s and cu ttin g and l u b r i c a t i n g o i l s , to
r e c o g n i z e w hen t o o l s n e e d d r e s s i n g , and to d r e s s t o o l s .
In g e n e r a l , the w o r k
o f a m a c h i n e - t o o l o p e r a t o r ( t o o l r o o m ) at the s k i l l l e v e l c a l l e d f o r in th is
c l a s s i f i c a t i o n r e q u i r e s e x t e n s i v e k n o w le d g e o f m a c h i n e - s h o p and t o o l r o o m
p r a c t ic e usu ally a cq u ired through c o n sid e r a b le o n - t h e - jo b trainin g a n d
exp erien ce.

in clud e
shops.

F o r c r o s s - i n d u s t r y w a g e stu dy p u r p o s e s , th is c l a s s i f i c a t i o n d o e s not
in c l u d e t o o l and d ie m a k e r s w h o ( l ) a r e e m p l o y e d in t o o l and d ie j o b b i n g
s h o p s o r (2) p r o d u c e f o r g i n g d i e s (die s i n k e r s ) .
S T A T IO N A R Y EN GINEER
O p e r a t e s and m a i n t a i n s and m a y a l s o s u p e r v i s e the o p e r a t i o n o f
s t a t i o n a r y e n g i n e s and e q u i p m e n t ( m e c h a n i c a l o r e l e c t r i c a l ) to s u p p ly the
e s t a b l i s h m e n t in w h i c h e m p l o y e d with p o w e r , h eat, r e f r i g e r a t i o n , o r a i r con ditionin g.
W ork in volves:
O p e r a t i n g and m a in t a in in g e q u ip m e n t s u c h as
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 ila t in g
and r e f r i g e r a t i n g e q u i p m e n t , s t e a m b o i l e r s and b o i l e r - f e d w a t e r p u m p s ;
m a k i n g e q u i p m e n t r e p a i r s ; and k e e p i n g a r e c o r d o f o p e r a t i o n o f m a c h i n e r y ,
t e m p e r a t u r e , and f u e l c o n s u m p t i o n .
May a ls o s u p e rv is e these o p e r a tio n s .
H ead o r c h i e f e n g i n e e r s in e s t a b l i s h m e n t s e m p l o y i n g m o r e than o n e e n g i n e e r
are ex clu d e d .
BOILER TENDER
F ires
s t a t i o n a r y b o i l e r s to f u r n i s h th e e s t a b l i s h m e n t in w h i c h
e m p l o y e d w ith h e at, p o w e r , o r s t e a m .
F e e d s f u e l s t o f i r e b y hand o r
o p e r a t e s a m e c h a n i c a l s t o k e r , g a s , o r o i l b u r n e r ; and c h e c k s w a t e r and
safety v a lv 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 .

F o r c r o s s - i n d u s t r y w a g e stu dy p u r p o s e s , th is c l a s s i f i c a t i o n d o e s not
m a c h i n e - t o o l o p e r a t o r s ( t o o l r o o m ) e m p l o y e d in t o o l and die j o b b i n g

MATERIAL MOVEMENT AND CUSTODIAL
T R U C K D R I V E R — C o n tin u e d

TR U C K D RIVER
D r i v e s a t r u c k w it h in a c i t 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 , equipm ent, o r w o r k e r s betw een v a rio u s ty pes of e s t a b ­
l i s h m e n t s s u ch a s :
M a n u f a c t u r in g p la n t s , f r e i g 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 l e and 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 and
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 l o 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 i c a l r e p a i r s , and k e e p t r u c k in g o o d
working
order.
S a l e s - r o u t e and o v e r - t h e - r o a d d r i v e r s a r e e x c l u d e d .

ligh t t r u c k ( u n d e r 1 l/z t o n s )
m e d i u m t r u c k (I V 2 t o and i n c l u d i n g 4 to n s )
heavy tru ck (tr a ile r ) ( o v e r 4 tons)
h e a v y t r u c k ( o t h e r th an t r a i l e r ) ( o v e r 4 to n s )

SH I P P I N G A N D R E C E I V I N G C L E R K
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 and i s r e s p o n s i b l e
f o r in c o m in g shipm en ts o f m e r c h a n d is e o r oth er m a t e r ia ls .
Sh ip pin g w o r k
i n v o l v e s : A k n o w l e d g e o f s h 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 i l a b l e
m e a n s o f t r a n s p o r t a t i o n , and r a t e s ; and p r e p a r i n g r e c o r d s o f the g o o d s

F o r w a g e s tu dy 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 and
ty pe o f e q u i p m e n t , as f o l l o w s :
( T r a c t o r - t r a i l e r s h o u ld be r a t e d on the b a s i s
o f tr a ile r capa city.)




s'

T ru ck d river,
T ru ck d river,
T ru ck d river,
T ru ck d riv er,

39

SHIPPING AN D RECEIVIN G C LER K — Continued

SHIPPING PAC KER— Continued

s h ip p e d , m a k i n g up b i l l s o f la d in g , p o s t i n g w e ig h t and sh ip p in g c h a r g e s , and
k e e p i n g a f i l e o f s h 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 the
m e r c h a n d is e f o r shipm ent.
R e ce iv in g w ork in v o lv e s : V erifying or directin g
o t h e r s in v e r i f y i n g the 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 in s t b i l l s o f la d in g ,
i n v o i c e s , o r o t h e r r e c o r d s ; c h e c k i n g f o r s h o r t a g e s and r e j e c t i n g d a m a g e d
g o o d s ; r o u tin 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 ; and m a i n ­
ta in in g n e c e s s a r y r e c o r d s and f i l e s .

sh ip p in g c o n t a i n e r s and m a y i n v o l v e o n e o r m o r e o f the f o l l o w i n 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 t e 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 pe and 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 t h e r m a t e r i a l t o 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 and s e a l i n g c o n ­
t a i n e r ; and a p p ly in g l a b e l s o r e n t e r i n g i d e n t i f y i n g da ta on c o n t a i n e r .
Packers
who a lso m a k e w ooden b o x e s o r c r a t e s a re e xclu d e d .
M A T E R I A L HANDLING L A B O R E R

F o r wage

stu dy p u r p o s e s ,

w o r k e r s a re c la s s ifi e d as fo llo w s :

Sh ip pin g c l e r k
R eceiving cle rk
Sh ip pin g and r e c e i v i n g c l e r k
WAREHOUSEMAN
A s d i r e c t e d , p e r f o r m s a v a r i e t y o f w a r e h o u s i n g d u tie s w h i c h r e q u i r e
an u n d e r s t a n d in g o f the e s t a b l i s h m e n t ' s s t o r a g e p l a n . W o r k i n v o l v e s m o s t
o f the f o l l o w i n g : V e r i f y 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 ) a g a in s t r e c e i v i n g
d o c u m e n t s , n o tin g and r e p o r t i n g d i s c r e p a n c i e s and o b v i o u s d a m a g e s ; r o u tin g
m a t e r i a l s to p r e s c r i b e d s t o r a g e l o c a t i o n s ; s t o r i n g , s t a c k in g , o r p a l l e t i z i n g
m a t e r i a l s in a c c o r d a n c e w ith p r e s c r i b e d s t o r a g e m e t h o d s ; r e a r r a n g i n g and
t a k i n g i n v e n t o r y o f s t o r e d m a t e r i a l s ; e x a m i n i n g s t o r e d m a t e r i a l s and
r e p o r t i n g d e t e r i o r a t i o n and d a m a g e ; r e m o v i n g m a t e r i a l f r o m s t o r a g e and
p r e p a r i n g it f o r s h ip m e n t .
M a y o p e r a t e hand o r p o w e r t r u c k s in p e r f o r m i n g
w a reh ou sin g du ties.
E x c l u d e w o r k e r s w h o s e p r i m a r y du tie s i n v o l v e sh ip p in g and r e c e i v ­
ing w o r k ( s e e Sh ip p in g and R e c e i v i n g C l e r k and Sh ip p in g P a c k e r ) , o r d e r f illin g
(see O r d e r F il le r ), o r operating p o w e r trucks (see P o w e r - T r u c k O perator).
ORDER F IL L E R
F i l l s s h ip p in g o r t r a n s f e r o r d e r s f o r f i n i s 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 o n 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 , or other in stru ction s.
M a y , in a d d itio n to f illin g o r d e r s and i n d i ­
c a t i n 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 , and p e r f o r m o t h e r
r e l a t e d d u t ie s .
SH IPP IN G P A C K E R
P r e p a r e s f i n i s 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 i n g th e m
in sh ip p in g c o n t a i n e r s , the s p e c i f i c o p e r a t i o n s p e r f o r m e d b e in g d e p e n d e n t
upon the t y p e , s i z e , and n u m b e r o f unit s to be p a c k e d , the ty p e o f c o n t a i n e r
e m p l o y e d , and m e t h o d o f s h i p m e n t .
W o r k r e q u i r e s the p l a c i n g o f i t e m s in




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 t h e r e s t a b l i s h m e n t w h o s e d u t ie s i n v o l v e o n e o r m o r e o f th e f o l l o w i n g :
L o a d i n g and u n lo a d in g v a r i o u s m a t e r i a l s and m e r c h a n d i s e on o r f r o m f r e i g h t
c a r s , tr u c k s , o r oth er tran sp ortin g d e v ic e s ; unpacking, shelving, o r placin 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 l o c a t i o n ; and t r a n s p o r t i n g
m a t e r ia ls o r m e r ch a n d is e by handtruck, c a r , o r w h eelba rrow .
Longshore
w o r k e r s , w h o lo a d and u n lo a d s h i p s , a r e e x c l u d e d .
P O W E R -T R U C K O PE R A TO R
O p era tes a m an ually co n tr o lle d g a s o lin e - o r e l e c t r i c - p o w e r e d tru ck
o r t r a c t o r t o t r a n s p o r t g o o d s and m a t e r i a l s o f a l l k in d s about 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, o r o t h e r e s t a b l i s h m e n t .
truck,

F o r w a g e stu dy p u r p o s e s , w o r k e r s
as f o l l o w s :

are

c l a s s i f i e d b y ty p e o f p o w e r -

F ork lift o p erator
P o w e r - t r u c k o p e r a t o r ( o t h e r th an f o r k l i f t )
GUARD AND W ATCHMAN
G uard.
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 at f i x e d p o s t o r on
t o u r , m a i n t a i n i n 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 .
Includes
g u a r d s w h o a r e s t a t io n e d at ga te and c h e c k on id e n t i t y o f e m p l o y e e s and
other p e r so n s en terin g.
W atch m an . M akes rounds of p r e m i s e s
p r o p e r t y a g a in s t f i r e , th e ft, and i l l e g a l e n t r y .
JAN ITO R,

p eriod ica lly

in

protecting

P O R T E R , OR C L E A N E R

C l e a n s and k e e p s in an o r d e r l y c o n d i t i o n f a c t o r y w o r k i n g a r e a s and
w a s h r o o m s , o r p r e m i s e s o f an 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 other establish m en t.
D u t ie s i n v o l v e a c o m b i n a t i o n o f the f o l l o w i n g :
S w e e p i n g , m o p p i n g o r s c r u b b i n g , and p o l i s h i n g f l o o r s ; r e m o v i n g c h i p s , t r a s h ,
and o t h e r r e f u s e ; d u s tin g e q u i p 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 i s 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 i n g s u p p l i e s and m i n o r m a i n t e n a n c e s e r v i c e s ;
and c l e a n i n g l a v a t o r i e s , s h o w e r s , and 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 i n d o w w a s h in g a r e e x c l u d e d .

Area Wage Surveys
A list o f the latest available bulletins is presen ted below. A d ir e c to r y o f area wage studies including m o r e lim ited studies conducted at the request of the
Employment Standards Administration of the U;S. Department of Labor is available on request. Bulletins may be pu rchased f r o m any of the BLS regional office s shown
on the back c o v e r o r f r o m the Superintendent o f Documents, U.S. Government Printing O ffice , Washington, D.C. 20402
Area
Akron, Ohio, D e c. 1975___________________________________________
Albany—
Schenectady—T r o y , N.Y ., Sept. 1976______________________
Anaheim—
Santa A na-G arden Grove, Calif., Oct. 19751___________
Atlanta, Ga., May 1976____________________________________________
Austin, Te x., D ec.
19751 _________________________________
B a lt im ore, Md., Aug. 1976________________________________________
Billings, Mont., July 1976_________________________________________
Binghamton, N . Y ^ P a . , July 19 7 6 1 ________________________________
Birm ingham, Ala ., M ar. 1976 1____________________________________
Boston, M a s s ., Aug. 1976__________________________________________
Buffalo, N.Y ., Oct. 19751__________________________________________
Canton, Ohio, May 1976____________________________________________
Chattanooga, Tenn.—
Ga., Sept. 1976_______________________________
Chicago, 111., May 1976____________________________________________
Cincinnati, Ohio—
Ky.—Ind., M ar. 1976____________________________
Cleveland, Ohio, Sept. 1976_______________________________________
Columbus, Ohio, Oct. 19751 ______________________________________
Corpus Ch risti, T e x ., July 1976__________________________________
Dallas— o r t Worth, Te x., Oct. 1976______________________________
F
D ave n p o rt-R o ck Island—
Moline, Iowa—
111., Fe b . 1976____________
Dayton, Ohio, D e c. 1975___________________________________________
Daytona Beach, F la ., Aug. 1976___________________________________
Denver—
Boulder, C o lo ., D e c. 1975________________________________
Detroit, Mich., M ar. 1976 1________________________________________
F o r t Lauderdale—
Hollywood and West Palm Beach—
B o ca Raton, F la ., Apr. 1976____________________ _______________
F r e s n o , Calif., June 1976_________________________________________
Gainesville, F la ., Sept. 1976______________________________________
Green Bay, W is ., July 1976_______________________________________
G r e e n sb o ro -W in s to n -S a le m —
High Point, N.C., Aug. 1976_______
G reen ville —
Spartanburg, S.C., June 1976 1 _______________________
Hartford, Conn., Mar. 1976_______________________________________
Houston, Te x., A pr. 1976__________________________________________
Huntsville, Ala., F e b . 1976 _______________________
_____________
Indianapolis, Ind., Oct. 1976______________________________________
Jackson, M is s ., Fe b . 1976_________________________________________
Jack sonvil le , F la ., D ec. 1975______________________________________
Kansas City, Mo.—
Kans., Sept. 1976 1_____________________________
Lexington—
Fayette, K y., Nov. 19751______________________________
Los Angeles—Long Beach, Calif., Oct. 1975 1 ____________________
Lo uis ville , Ky.—Ind., Nov. 1975___________________________________
Melbourne—
Titusville— o co a , F la ., Aug. 1975___________________
C
Memphis, Tenn.—
Ark«— is s ., Nov. 1975__________________________
M
* Prices are determined by the Government Printing Office and are subject to change.
1 Data on establishment practices and supplementary wage provisions are also presented.




Bulletin number
and p r i c e *
1850-80,
1900-59,
1850-75,
1900-30,
1850-83,
1900-52,
1900-39,
1900-49,
1900-11,
1900-53,
1850-69,
1900-28,
1900-57,
1900-32,
1900-7,
1900-62,
1850-78,
1900-41,
1900-63,
1900-25,
1850-73,
1900-45,
1850-82,
1900-15,

45 cents
55 cents
85 cents
85 cents
75 cents
85 cents
55 cents
85 cents
95 cents
85 cents
95 cents
55 cents
55 cents
$1.05
75 cents
95 cents
95 cents
55 cents
85 cents
55 cents
45 cents
45 cents
75 cents
$1.25

1900-20,
1900-29,
1900-54,
1900-37,
1900-47,
1900-36,
1900- 14,
1900-26,
1900-17,
1900-58,
1900-8,
1850-81,
1900-60,
1850-84,
1850-86,
1850-79,
1850-54,
1850-85,

55 cents
55 cents
45 cents
55 cents
65 cents
85 cents
55 cents
85 cents
55 cents
75 cents
55 cents
45 cents
$1.05
75 cents
$1 .15
45 cents
65 cents
45 cents

Area
Mia m i, Fla ., Oct. 1975____________________________________________
Milwaukee, W is ., Apr. 1976______________________________________
Minneapolis—
St. Paul, Minn.— i s ., Jan. 1976____________________
W
Nassau—
Suffolk, N.Y ., June 1976_________________________________
Newark, N.J., Jan. 1976______________________________________ ____
New O rleans, La., Jan. 1976______________________________________
New York, N . Y ^ N . J . , May 1976__________________________________
Norfolk—
Vir gin ia Beach—
Portsmouth, Va.—
N.C., May 19761____
Norfolk—
Vir gin ia Beach—
Portsmouth and Newport News—
Hampton, Va.—
N.C., May 19761 _____________ __________________
Northeast Pennsylvania, Aug. 1976_______________________________
Oklahoma City, Okla., Aug. 1976_________________________________
Omaha, N e b r .—Iowa, Oct. 1976___- ________________________________
Paterson —
Clifton— a s s a ic , N.J., June 1976______________________
P
Philadelphia, Pa^-N.J., Nov. 1975________________________________
Pittsburgh, Pa., Jan. 19761 ______________________________________
Portland, Maine, Nov. 1975_______________________________________
Portland, Ore g,—
Wash., May 1976________________________________
Pough keepsie, N.Y ., June 1976_________ ________ ___________ ___
Poughkeepsie—
Kingston—
Newburgh, N.Y ., June 1976_____________
P r o v id e n ce —
Warwick—
Pawtucket, R . I ^ M a s s . , June 1976________
Raleigh—
Durham, N.C., Fe b . 1976________________________________
Richmond, Va., June 1976_________________________________________
St. Louis, Mo.—
111., Mar. 19761 __________________________________
Sacramento, Calif., D e c. 1975____________________________________
Saginaw, Mich., Nov. 1975________________________________________
Salt Lake City—
Ogden, Utah, Nov. 19751_________________________
San Antonio, T ex ., May 1976_____________________________________
San Diego, Ca lif., Nov. 1975______________________________________
San F r a n c is c o —
Oakland, Ca lif., Ma r. 1976______________________
San J o s e , Calif., M ar. 1976_______________________________________
Seattle-Everett, Wash., Jan. 1976________________________________
South Bend, Ind., Mar. 1976______________________________________
Stamford, Conn., May 1 9 761______________________________________
Syr ac use, N.Y ., July 1976 ________________________________________
To le do, Ohio—
Mich ., May 1976____________________________________
Trenton, N.J., Sept. 1976__________________________________________
U t ic a -R o m e , N.Y ., July 19751____________________________________
Washington, D.C,—
Md,—
Va., Mar. 1976___________________________
W e stche ste r County, N.Y., May 1976____________________________
Wichita, Kans., Apr. 1976_________________________________________
W o r c e s t e r , M a ss., Apr. 1976____________________________________
Y ork, Pa., Feb. 1976______________________________________________

Bulletin number
and p r ic e *
1850-76,
1900-22,
1900-3,
1900-35,
1900-10,
1900-2,
1900-48,
1900-27,

95 cents
85 cents
95 cents
85 cents
85 cents
75 cents
$1.05
85 cents

1900-33, 85 cents
1900-43, 65 cents
1900-42, 55 cents
1900-61, 55 cents
1900-38, 55 cents
1850-65, 85 cents
1900-1, $1.15
1850-72, 45 cents
1900-51, 75 cents
1900-50, 45 cents
1900-55, 55 cents
1900-31, 75 cents
1900-18, 55 cents
1900-34, 65 cents
1900-19, $1.25
1850-87, 45 cents
1850-71, 35 cents
1850-74, 75 cents
1900-23, 65 cents
1850-77, 45 cents
1900-9, 95 cents
1900-13, 75 cents
1900-6, 65 cents
1900-5, 55 cents
1900-40, 85 cents
1900-44, 55 cents
1900-24, 55 cents
1900-56, 55 cents
1850-48, 80 cents
1900- 12, 85 cents
1900-46, 55 cents
1900-21, 55 cents
1900- 16, 55 cents
1900-4, 55 cents

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