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The Atlanta, Georgia, Metropolitan Area
May 1969

Bulletin

No.

1625-77




UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
BUREAU OF LABOR S T A T IS T IC S

BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS REGIONAL OFFICES

R E G I O N III

P H ILA D ELP H IA

Region I
Region II
1603-B Federal Building
341 Ninth Ave.
New York, N .Y. 10001
Government Center
Phone: 971-5405 (Area Code 212)
Boston, Mass. 02203
Phone: 223-6762 (Area Code 617)

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

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

Region VI
Region V
Federal Office Building
219 South Dearborn St.
Chicago, 111. 60604
911 Walnut S t ., 10th Floor
Phone: 353-7230 (Area Code 312)
Kansas City, Mo. 64106
Phone: 374-2481 (Area Code 816)

Region VII
337 Mayflower Building
411 North Akard St.
Dallas, Tex. 75201
Phone: 749-3516 (Area Code 214)

Region VIII
450 Golden Gate Ave.
Box 36017
San Francisco, Calif. 94102
Phone: 556-4678 (Area Code 415)




Area Wage Survey
The Atlanta, G eorgia, M etropolitan Area




May 1969

B ulletin No. 1625-77
September 1969

UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
George P. Shultz, Secretary
BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS
Geoffrey H. Moore. Commissioner

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P r e fa c e

The B u r e a u of L a b o r S t a t i s t i c s p r o g r a m of an n u al o c c u p a ­
tio n a l w a g e s u r v e y s in m e tr o p o lita n a r e a s i s d e sig n e d to p r o v id e d a ta
on o c c u p a tio n a l e a r n in g s , and e s ta b lis h m e n t p r a c t i c e s and su p p le m e n ­
t a r y w a g e p r o v is io n s . It y ie ld s d e ta ile d d a ta b y s e l e c t e d in d u s tr y
d iv is io n fo r e a c h of the a r e a s stu d ie d , fo r g e o g r a p h ic r e g io n s , and fo r
the U n ited S t a t e s . A m a jo r c o n s id e r a t io n in the p r o g r a m is th e n eed
fo r g r e a t e r in sig h t into (1) the m o v e m e n t of w a g e s b y o c c u p a tio n a l
c a t e g o r y and s k i l l le v e l, and (2) the s t r u c t u r e and le v e l of w a g e s
a m o n g a r e a s and in d u str y d iv isio n .

m e t r o p o li t a n a r e a s s t u d ie d in to o n e b u l l e t i n .
The seco n d p a rt p r e ­
s e n t s i n f o r m a t i o n w h ic h h a s b e e n p r o j e 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 t a to r e l a t e to g e o g r a p h i c r e g i o n s a n d th e U n ite d S t a t e s .
N in e ty a r e a s c u r r e n t l y a r e in c lu d e d in th e p r o g r a m . In e a c h
a r e a , i n f o r m a t i o n on o c c u p a t i o n a l e a r n i n g s i s c o l l e c t e d a n n u a lly a n d on
e s t a b l i s h m e n t p r a c t i c e s an d s u p p le m e n t a r y w a g e p r o v i s i o n s b i e n n i a l l y .

T h is b u lle tin p r e s e n t s r e s u l t s of the s u r v e y in A tla n ta , G a .,
in M ay 1969. The S ta n d a r d M e tro p o lita n S t a t i s t i c a l A r e a , a s d e fin ed
b y the B u r e a u of the B u d g et th ro u g h J a n u a r y 1968, c o n s is t s of C la y to n ,
C obb, D e K a lb , F u lto n , and G w innett C o u n tie s. T h is stu d y w a s c o n ­
d u cted b y the B u r e a u 's r e g io n a l o ffic e in A tla n ta , G a ., u n d er th e g e n ­
e r a l d ir e c t io n of D on ald M . C r u s e , A s s i s t a n t R e g io n a l D ir e c t o r fo r
O p e r a tio n s .

A t the end of e a c h s u r v e y , an in d iv id u a l a r e a b u lle tin p r e s e n t s
s u r v e y r e s u l t s fo r e a c h a r e a stu d ie d . A fte r co m p le tio n of a ll of the
in d iv id u a l a r e a b u lle tin s fo r a roun d of s u r v e y s , a tw o - p a r t s u m ­
m a r y b u lle tin is is s u e d .
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E s t a b l i s h m e n t s a n d w o r k e r s w ith in s c o p e o f s u r v e y a n d n u m b e r s t u d i e d ___________________________________________________________________________
I n d e x e s o f s t a n d a r d w e e k ly s a l a r i e s a n d s t r a i g h t - t i m e h o u r ly e a r n i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a t i o n a l g r o u p s , an d
p e r c e n t s o f i n c r e a s e f o r s e l e c t e d p e r i o d s _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________




NOTE:

S i m i la r ta b u la tio n s a r e a v a ila b le fo r o th e r a r e a s .

(S e e in s id e b a c k c o v e r .)

C u rr e n t r e p o r t s on o c c u p a tio n a l e a r n in g s and su p p le m e n ta r y w a g e p r o v is io n s in the A tla n ta a r e a
a r e a l s o a v a ila b le fo r c o n tr a c t c le a n in g s e r v i c e s (Ju ly 1968) and n u r s in g h o m e s (O c to b e r 1967). U nion
s c a l e s , in d ic a tiv e of p r e v a ilin g p ay l e v e l s , a r e a v a ila b le fo r b u ild in g c o n s tr u c tio n ; p r in tin g ; l o c a l - t r a n s i t
o p e ra tin g e m p lo y e e s ; an d m o to r tr u c k d r i v e r s , h e l p e r s , and a llie d o c c u p a tio n s .

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M a in te n a n ce an d p o w e rp la n t o c c u p a tio n s------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------M a in te n a n ce an d p o w e rp la n t o c c u p a tio n s— a r g e e s t a b li s h m e n t s ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------l
C u s to d ia l an d m a t e r ia l m o v em en t o c c u p a t io n s _________________________________________________________________________________________
C u s to d ia l an d m a t e r ia l m o v e m e n t o c c u p a tio n s— a r g e e s t a b lis h m e n t s _________________________________________________________________
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to m e r it p r e s e n ta t io n , or (2) th e re
in d iv id u a l e s t a b lis h m e n t d a ta .

T h is a r e a i s 1 o f 90 in w hich the U .S . D e p a rtm e n t o f L a b o r 's
B u r e a u o f L a b o r S t a t i s t i c s co n d u cts s u r v e y s of o c c u p a tio n a l e a r n in g s
an d r e la t e d b e n e fits on an a r e a w id e b a s i s . 1

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o f d i s c l o s u r e of

O c c u p a tio n a l em p lo y m en t and e a r n in g s d a ta a r e show n fo r
fu ll- tim e w o r k e r s , i . e . , th o se h ir e d to w o rk a r e g u la r w e e k ly sc h e d u le
in the g iv e n o c c u p a tio n a l c l a s s if i c a t i o n . E a r n in g s d a ta e x c lu d e p r e ­
m iu m p ay fo r o v e r tim e and fo r w o rk on w e e k e n d s, h o lid a y s , and la te
s h if t s . N o n p ro d u ctio n b o n u s e s a r e e x c lu d e d , but c o s t - o f - liv in g a llo w ­
a n c e s and in c e n tiv e e a r n in g s a r e in c lu d e d . W here w e e k ly h o u r s a r e
r e p o r t e d , a s fo r o ffic e c l e r i c a l o c c u p a tio n s , r e f e r e n c e i s to the st a n d ­
a r d w o rk w ee k (ro u n d ed to the n e a r e s t h a lf h our) fo r w hich e m p lo y e e s
r e c e iv e t h e ir 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 of p ay fo r
o v e r tim 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
fo r th e se o c c u p a tio n s h a v e b e e n ro u n d ed to the n e a r e s t h a lf d o lla r .

T h is b u lle tin p r e s e n t s c u r r e n t o c c u p a tio n a l e m p lo y m en t and
e a r n in g s in fo r m a tio n o b ta in e d l a r g e ly b y m a il fr o m the e s t a b lis h m e n t s
v is it e d b y B u r e a u fie ld e c o n o m is ts in the l a s t p r e v io u s s u r v e y fo r
o c c u p a tio n s r e p o r t e d in th at e a r l i e r stu d y . P e r s o n a l v i s i t s w e re m a d e
to n o n re sp o n d e n ts and to th o se re sp o n d e n ts r e p o r tin g u n u su a l c h a n g e s
sin c e th e p r e v io u s s u r v e y .
In e a c h a r e a , d a ta a r e o b ta in e d f r o m r e p r e s e n t a t iv e e s t a b ­
lis h m e n ts w ith in s i x b r o a d in d u s tr y d iv is io n s : M a n u fa c tu rin g ; t r a n s ­
p o r ta tio n , co m m u n ic a tio n , and o th e r p u b lic u t i l it i e s ; w h o le s a le t r a d e ;
r e t a i l t r a d e ; fin 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 tr y g ro u p s e x c lu d e d f r o m th e s e s t u d ie s a r e go v e rn m e n t o p e r a ­
tio n s and the c o n s tr u c tio n an d 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 t s
h av in g fe w e r than a p r e s c r i b e d n u m b er of w o r k e r s a r e o m itte d b e c a u s e
th ey ten d to fu r n ish in s u ffic ie n t em p lo y m en t in the o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d
to w a r r a n t in c lu sio n . S e p a r a t e ta b u la tio n s a r e p ro v id e d fo r e a c h of
the b r o a d in d u s tr y d iv is io n s w h ich m e e t p u b lic a tio n c r i t e r i a .

Th e a v e r a g e s p r e s e n te d r e f le c t c o m p o site , a re a w id e e s t i ­
m a t e s . In d u s t r ie s and e s t a b lis h m e n t s d iffe r in p ay le v e l and jo b
sta ffin g an d , th u s, co n trib u te d iffe r e n tly to the e s t im a t e s fo r e a c h jo b .
The p ay r e la tio n sh ip o b ta in a b le f r o m the a v e r a g e s m a y f a il to r e f le c t
a c c u r a t e ly the w a g e s p r e a d o r d if f e r e n t ia l m a in ta in e d 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 . S i m i la r l y , d if f e r e n c e s in a v e r a g e p a y le v e ls
fo r m e n and w o m en in an y of the s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n s sh o u ld not be
a s s u m e d to r e f le c t d if f e r e n c e s in p ay tr e a tm e n t of the s e x e s w ithin
in d iv id u a l e s t a b lis h m e n t s . O ther p o s s ib le f a c t o r s w hich m a y c o n tr ib ­
ute to d if f e r e n c e s in p ay fo r m e n and w om en in c lu d e : D if f e r e n c e s in
p r o g r e s s io n w ithin e s t a b lis h e d r a t e r a n g e s , sin c e on ly th e a c tu a l r a t e s
p a id in c u m b e n ts a r e c o lle c te d ; and d if f e r e n c e s in s p e c if ic d u tie s p e r ­
fo r m e d , alth o u gh the w o r k e r s a r e c l a s s i f i e d a p p r o p r ia te ly w ith in the
s a m e s u r v e y jo b d e s c r ip t io n . Jo b d e s c r ip t io n s u s e d in c l a s s if y i n g e m ­
p lo y e e s in th e s e s u r v e y s a r e u s u a lly m o r e g e n e r a liz e d than th o se u se d
in in d iv id u a l e s t a b lis h m e n t s and allo w fo r m in o r d if f e r e n c e s am on g
e s t a b lis h m e n t s in the s p e c if ic d u tie s p e r fo r m e d .

T h e s e s u r v e y s a r e co n d u cted on a sa m p le b a s i s b e c a u s e of
the u n n e c e s s a r y c o st in v o lv ed in su r v e y in g a ll e s t a b lis h m e n t s .
To
o b ta in o p tim u m a c c u r a c y a t m in im u m c o s t , a g r e a t e r p ro p o rtio n of
l a r g e than of s m a ll e s t a b lis h m e n t s i s stu d ie d . In co m b in in g the d a ta ,
h o w e v e r, a ll e s t a b lis h m e n t s a r e g iv e n th e ir a p p r o p r ia te w e ig h t. E s ­
t im a t e s b a s e d on the e s t a b lis h m e n t s stu d ie d a r e p r e s e n te d , t h e r e f o r e ,
a s r e la t in g to a ll e s t a b lis h m e n t s in the in d u s tr y g ro u p in g and a r e a ,
e x c e p t fo r th o se below the m in im u m s i z e stu d ie d .
O c c u p a tio n s and E a r n in g s
T h e o c c u p a tio n s s e le c t e d fo r stu d y a r e co m m on to a v a r ie t y
of m a n u fa c tu rin g and n o n m a n u fac tu rin g i n d u s t r ie s , and a r e of the f o l ­
low in g t y p e s : (1) O ffic 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 and p o w e rp la n t; an d (4) c u sto d ia l and m a t e r ia l m o v e m e n t.
O c c u p a tio n a l c l a s s if i c a t i o n i s b a s e d on a u n ifo rm se t of jo b d e s c r i p ­
tio n s d e sig n e d to ta k e acc o u n t of in t e r e s ta b lis h m e n t v a r ia t io n in d u tie s
w ith in the s a m e jo b . The o c c u p a tio n s s e le c t e d fo r stu d y a r e lis t e d
and d e s c r ib e d in the a p p en d ix . T h e e a r n in g s d a ta fo llo w in g the jo b
t i t l e s a r e fo r a ll in d u s tr ie s co m b in e d . E a r n in g s d a ta fo r so m e of the
o c c u p a tio n s l is t e d and d e s c r i b e d , o r fo r so m e in d u s tr y d iv is io n s w ith in
o c c u p a tio n s , a r e not p r e s e n te d in the A - s e r i e s t a b le s b e c a u s e e ith e r
(1) em p lo y m en t in the o c c u p a tio n i s too s m a ll to p ro v id e enough d a ta

O c c u p a tio n a l em p lo y m en t e s t im a t e s r e p r e s e n t the to ta l in a ll
e s t a b lis h m e n t s w ith in th e sc o p e of the stu d y an d not the n u m b er a c t u ­
a lly s u r v e y e d . B e c a u s e of d if f e r e n c e s in o c c u p a tio n a l s t r u c t u r e am on g
e s t a b lis h m e n t s , the e s tim a te s o f o ccu p atio n al e m p lo y m e n t o b ta in e d fro m
the s a m p le of e s t a b lis h m e n t s stu d ie d s e r v e on ly to in d ic a te the r e la t iv e
im p o rta n c e of the jo b s stu d ie d . T h e s e d if f e r e n c e s in o c c u p a tio n a l
s t r u c t u r e do not a f fe c t m a t e r ia l l y the a c c u r a c y of the e a r n in g s d a ta .
E s t a b lis h m e n t P r a c t i c e s an d S u p p le m e n ta ry W age 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 not p r e s e n te d in th is
b u lle tin . In fo rm a tio n fo r th e s e ta b u la tio n s i s c o lle c te d b ie n n ia lly .
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Included in the 90 areas are four studies conducted under contract with the New York StateT h e s e ta b u la tio n s on m in im u m e n tra n c e s a l a r i e s fo r in e x p e rie n c e d
Department of Labor. These areas are Binghamton (New York portion only); Rochester (office occu­
w om en o ffic e w o r k e r s ; sh ift d i f f e r e n t ia ls ; sc h e d u le d w e e k ly h o u r s ; p aid
pations only); Syracuse; and U tica—Rome. In addition, the Bureau conducts more lim ited area studies
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 sio n p la n s a r e
in 91 areas at the request of the Wage and Hour and Public Contracts Divisions of the U .S . D e­
partment of Labor.
p r e s e n te 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 fo r .this a r e a .




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E s t a b l i s h m e n t s a n d W o r k e r s W ith in S c o p e o f S u r v e y a n d N u m b e r S t u d ie d in A t l a n t a , G a . , 1
b y M a jo r I n d u s t r y D i v i s i o n , 2 M a y 19 6 9

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m e n t s in s c o p e
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N u m b e r o f e s ta b lish m e n ts

W o r k e r s in e s t a b l i s h m e n t s
W ith in s c o p e o f s t u d y 4

W ith in s c o p e
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1 ,1 1 0

257

2 7 7 ,5 0 0

100

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M a n u f a c t u r in g
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T r a n s p o r t a t i o n , c o m m u n i c a t io n , a n d
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W h o le s a le t r a d e .
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32
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2 4 , 100
2 2 , 200

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8 ,6 6 0
3 0 , 300
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10, 550

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67

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100

1 3 4 ,4 6 0

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o th e r p u b lic u t i l i t i e s 5
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500
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30
48

25
42

62 , 900
7 9 ,5 0 0

44
56

5 9 ,6 2 0
74, 840

500
500
500
500
500

18
3
14
10
3

16
3
11
9
3

35, 800
2, 800
27, 700
9, 400
3 ,8 0 0

25
2
19
7
3

34, 380
2, 7 4 0
2 5 ,0 8 0
8 ,8 4 0
3 ,8 0 0

1 T h e A t l a n t a S t a n d a r d M e t r o p o l it a n S t a t i s t i c a l A r e a , a s d e f in e d b y th e B u r e a u o f th e B u d g e t t h r o u g h J a n u a r y 1 9 6 8 , c o n s i s t s o f C la y t o n , C o b b ,
D e K a l b , F u l t o n , a n d G w in n e tt C o u n t ie s . T h e " w o r k e r s w ith in 6 c o p e o f s t u d y " e s t i m a t e s sh o w n in t h i s t a b l e p r o v i d e a r e a s o n a b l y a c c u r a t e d e s c r i p t i o n
o f th e s i z e a n d c o m p o s it io n o f th e la b o r f o r c e in c lu d e d in th e s u r v e y . T h e e s t i m a t e s a r e no t in t e n d e d , h o w e v e r , t o s e r v e a s a b a s i s o f c o m p a r i s o n
w ith o t h e r e m p lo y m e n t in d e x e s f o r th e a r e a t o m e a s u r e e m p lo y m e n t t r e n d s o r l e v e l s s i n c e (1) p la n n in g o f w a g e s u r v e y s r e q u i r e s th e u s e o f e s t a b l i s h m e n t
d a t a c o m p ile d c o n s i d e r a b l y in a d v a n c e o f th e p a y r o l l ' p e r i o d s t u d i e d , a n d (2) s m a l l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s a r e e x c l u d e d f r o m th e s c o p e o f th e s u r v e y .
2 T h e 1 9 6 7 e d itio n o f th e S t a n d a r d I n d u s t r i a l C l a s s i f i c a t i o n M a n u a l w a s u s e d in c l a s s i f y i n g e s t a b l i s h m e n t s b y in d u s t r y d iv i s i o n .
3 I n c l u d e s a l l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s w ith t o t a l e m p lo y m e n t a t o r a b o v e th e m in im u m li m i t a t i o n .
A l l o u t le t s (w ith in th e a r e a ) o f c o m p a n ie s in su c h
i n d u s t r i e s a s t r a d e , f in a n c e , a u t o r e p a i r s e r v i c e , a n d m o tio n p i c t u r e t h e a t e r s a r e c o n s i d e r e d a s 1 e s t a b l i s h m e n t .
4 I n c l u d e s a l l w o r k e r s in a l l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s w ith t o t a l e m p lo y m e n t (w ith in th e a r e a ) a t o r a b o v e th e m i n im u m li m i t a t i o n .
5 T a x i c a b s a n d s e r v i c e s in c id e n t a l to w a t e r t r a n s p o r t a t i o n w e r e e x c l u d e d .
6 T h is i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n i s r e p r e s e n t e d in e s t i m a t e s f o r " a l l i n d u s t r i e s " a n d " n o n m a n u f a c t u r in g " in th e S e r i e s A t a b l e s , a n d f o r " a l l i n d u s t r i e s "
in th e S e r i e s B t a b l e s .
S e p a r a t e p r e s e n t a t i o n o f d a t a f o r t h is d i v i s i o n i s n o t m a d e f o r o n e o r m o r e o f th e fo llo w in g r e a s o n s :
(1) E m p lo y m e n t in
th e d i v i s i o n i s t o o s m a l l to p r o v i d e e n o u g h d a t a t o m e r i t s e p a r a t e s t u d y , (2) th e s a m p l e w a s n o t d e s ig n e d i n i t i a l l y to p e r m i t s e p a r a t e p r e s e n t a t i o n ,
(3) r e s p o n s e w a s in s u f f ic ie n t o r in a d e q u a te to p e r m i t s e p a r a t e p r e s e n t a t i o n , a n d (4) t h e r e i s 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 l i s h m e n t d a t a .
7 H o t e l s a n d m o t e l s ; l a u n d r i e s a n d o th e r p e r s o n a l s e r v i c e s ; b u s i n e s s s e r v i c e s ; a u t o m o b ile r e p a i r , r e n t a l , a n d p a r k in g ; m o tio n p i c t u r e s ; n o n p r o fit
m e m b e r s h i p o r g a n i z a t i o n s ( e x c l u d i n g r e l i g i o u s a n d c h a r i t a b l e o r g a n i z a t i o n s ) ; a n d e n g in e e r in g a n d a r c h i t e c t u r a l s e r v i c e s .

A b o u t t w o - f if t h s o f th e w o r k e r s w ith in s c o p e o f th e s u r v e y in th e A t la n t a a r e a w e r e e m p lo y e d in m a n u f a c t u r i n g
f o llo w in g p r e s e n t s th e m a j o r in d u s t r y g r o u p s a n d s p e c i f i c i n d u s t r i e s a s a p e r c e n t o f a l l m a n u f a c t u r i n g :
In d u stry g ro u p s
T r a n s p o r t a t i o n e q u ip m e n t _________ ________________________37
F o o d a n d k i n d r e d p r o d u c t s ________________________________ 11
A p p a r e l a n d o th e r t e x t i l e p r o d u c t s _______________________
T e x t i l e m i l l p r o d u c t s ______________________________________
P a p e r a n d a l l i e d p r o d u c t s _________________________________
P r in t in g a n d p u b li s h in g __ _______________________ _____ ____

fir m s .

The

S p e c ific in d u s tr ie s
A i r c r a f t a n d p a r t s __________________________________________ 24
M o to r v e h i c l e s a n d e q u ip m e n t_____________________________ 12
7
7
6
6

T h is in f o r m a t io n i s b a s e d on e s t i m a t e s o f t o t a l e m p lo y m e n t d e r i v e d f r o m u n i v e r s e m a t e r i a l s c o m p ile d p r i o r t o a c t u a l s u r v e y .
P r o p o r t i o n s in v a r i o u s in d u s t r y d i v i s i o n s m a y d i f f e r f r o m p r o p o r t i o n s b a s e d on th e r e s u l t s o f th e s u r v e y a s sh o w n in t a b l e 1 a b o v e .

W age

T ren d s

fo r

S e le c te d

O c c u p a tio n a l

G ro u p s

F o r o ffic e c l e r i c a l w o r k e r s an d in d u s tr ia l n u r s e s , the w age
tr e n d s r e la t e to r e g u la r w e ek ly s a l a r i e s fo r the n o r m a l w o rk w eek ,
e x c lu s iv e o f e a r n in g s fo r o v e r t im e .
F o r p lan t w o rk e r g r o u p s , they
m e a s u r e c h a n g e s in a v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t im e h o u rly e a r n in g s , ex c lu d in g
p re m iu m p ay f o r o v e r tim e and fo r w o rk on w e e k e n d s, h o lid a y s , and
la te s h if t s .
The p e r c e n ta g e s a r e b a s e d on d a ta fo r s e le c t e d key o c c u ­
p a tio n s and in c lu d e m u st of the n u m e r ic a lly im p o rta n t jo b s w ithin
e a c h g ro u p .

P r e s e n t e d in ta b le 2 a r e in d e x e s an d p e r c e n ta g e s o f ch an ge
in a v e r a g e s a l a r i e s of o ffic e c l e r i c a l w o r k e r s an d in d u s tr ia l n u r s e s ,
an d in a v e r a g e e a r n in g s of s e le c t e d p lan t w o rk e r g r o u p s .
The in d e x e s
a r e a m e a s u r e of w a g e s a t a g iv e n t im e , e x p r e s s e d a s a p e rc e n t of
w a g e s d u rin g the b a s e p e r io d (d a te of the a r e a su r v e y co n d u cte d
b etw een J u ly I960 and Ju n e 1961).
S u b tr a c tin g 100 fr o m the in d ex
y ie ld s the p e r c e n ta g e ch an ge in w a g e s fr o m the b a s e p e r io d to the
d a te of the in d ex .
The p e r c e n ta g e s of ch an ge o r i n c r e a s e r e la t e to
w age c h a n g e s b etw een the in d ic a te d d a t e s .
T h e se e s t im a t e s a r e
m e a s u r e s of ch an ge in a v e r a g e s fo r the a r e a ; th ey a r e not in ten ded
to m e a s u r e a v e r a g e pay c h a n g e s in the e s t a b lis h m e n t s in the a r e a .

L im it a tio n s o f D ata

M ethod o f C om p utin g
The in d e x e s an d p e r c e n ta g e s of c h a n g e , a s m e a s u r e s o f
ch an ge in a r e a a v e r a g e s , a r e in flu e n c ed by: (1) g e n e r a l s a l a r y and
w age c h a n g e s, (2) m e r it o r o th e r i n c r e a s e s in p ay r e c e iv e d by in d i­
v id u a l w o r k e r s w h ile in the s a m e jo b , an d (3) c h a n g e s in a v e r a g e
w a g e s due to c h a n g e s in the la b o r f o r c e r e s u lt in g fr o m la b o r tu r n ­
o v e r , f o r c e e x p a n s io n s , f o r c e re d u c tio n s , and c h a n g e s in the p r o p o r ­
tio n s of w o r k e r s e m p lo y e d by e s t a b lis h m e n t s with d iffe re n t p ay l e v e l s .
C h a n g e s in the la b o r f o r c e c a n c a u s e i n c r e a s e s o r d e c r e a s e s in the
o c c u p a tio n a l a v e r a g e s w ithout a c t u a l w age c h a n g e s. It i s c o n c e iv a b le
th at ev en though a l l e s t a b lis h m e n t s in a n a r e a g a v e w age i n c r e a s e s ,
a v e r a g e w a g e s m a y h ave d e c lin e d b e c a u s e lo w e r- p a y in g e s t a b lis h m e n t s
e n te re d the a r e a o r ex p an d ed th e ir w o rk f o r c e s .
S i m i la r l y , w a g e s
m a y h ave re m a in e d r e la t iv e ly c o n sta n t, y e t the a v e r a g e s f o r a n a r e a
m a y h ave r i s e n c o n s id e r a b ly b e c a u s e h ig h e r- p a y in g e s t a b lis h m e n t s
e n te re d the a r e a .

E a c h of the s e le c t e d k ey o c c u p a tio n s w ithin a n o c c u p a tio n a l
g ro u p w a s a s s ig n e d a w eigh t b a s e d on i t s p ro p o rtio n a te em p lo y m en t
in the o c c u p a tio n a l g ro u p .
T h e s e c o n sta n t w e ig h ts r e f le c t b a s e y e a r
e m p lo y m e n ts w h e re v e r p o s s ib l e .
The a v e r a g e (m ean ) e a r n in g s fo r
e a c h o c c u p a tio n w e re m u ltip lie d by the o c c u p a tio n a l w eigh t, an d the
p r o d u c ts fo r a l l o c c u p a tio n s in the g ro u p w e re to ta le d . The a g g r e g a t e s
fo r 2 c o n s e c u tiv e y e a r s w e re r e la t e d b y d iv id in g the a g g r e g a t e fo r
the l a t e r y e a r by the a g g r e g a t e fo r the e a r l i e r y e a r .
The r e su lta n t
r e la t iv e , l e s s 100 p e r c e n t, sh ow s the p e r c e n ta g e c h a n g e . . The in d ex
i s the p ro d u c t of m u ltip ly in g the b a s e y e a r r e la t iv e (100) by the r e la t iv e
fo r the n ext su c c e e d in g y e a r and co n tin u in g to m u ltip ly (com pound)
e a c h y e a r 's r e la t iv e by the p r e v io u s y e a r ' s in d ex . A v e r a g e e a r n in g s
fo r the fo llo w in g o c c u p a tio n s w e re u s e d in co m p u tin g the w age tr e n d s :
Office clerical (men and women): Office clerical (men and women)— Skilled maintenance (men):
Bookkeeping-machine
Continued
Carpenters
operators, class B
Secretaries
Electricians
Cleiks, accounting, classes
Stenographers, general
Machinists
Mechanics
A and B
Stenographers, senior
Switchboard operators, classes
Cleiks, file, classes
Mechanics (automotive)
A and B
A, B, and C
Painters
Tabulating-m achine operators,
Pipefitters
Cleiks, order
Tool and die makers
class B
Cleiks, payroll
Typists, classes A and B
Comptometer operators
Unskilled plant (men):
Keypunch operators, classes
Industrial nurses (men and women):
A and B
Janitors, porters, and cleaners
Nurses, industrial (registered)
Laborers, m aterial handling
Office boys and girls




The u s e o f c o n sta n t e m p lo y m e n t w e ig h ts e lim in a t e s the e ffe c t
of c h a n g e s in the p ro p o rtio n of w o r k e r s r e p r e s e n t e d in e a c h jo b in ­
c lu d e d in the d a ta .
The p e r c e n ta g e s o f ch an g e r e f le c t only c h a n g e s
in a v e r a g e p ay fo r s t r a ig h t - t im e h o u r s .
They a r e not in flu e n c e d by
c h a n g e s in s ta n d a r d w o rk sc h e d u le s , a s su ch , o r by p re m iu m pay
fo r o v e r t im e . W here n e c e s s a r y , d a ta w e re a d ju s te d to re m o v e fro m
the in d e x e s an d p e r c e n ta g e s o f ch an g e an y s ig n ific a n t e ffe c t c a u s e d
b y c h a n g e s in the sc o p e of the su r v e y .

3

4

■ table

2.

In d e x e s of S ta n d a r d W eekly S a l a r i e s and S t r a ig h t - T im e H o u rly E a r n in g s fo r S e le c t e d O c c u p a tio n a l G ro u p s
in A tla n ta , G a ., M ay 1969 and M ay 1968, and P e r c e n t s of I n c r e a s e fo r S e le c t e d P e r io d s
In d e x e s

In d u str y and o c c u p a tio n a l g ro u p
M ay

1969

P e r c e n t s of i n c r e a s e

M ay

1968

M ay 1968
to
M ay 1969

M ay 1967
to
M ay 1968

M ay 1966
to
M ay 1967

M ay 1965
to
M ay 1966

M ay 1964
to
M ay 1965

A ll i n d u s t r ie s :
O ffice c l e r i c a l (m en and w om en )-----I n d u s t r ia l n u r s e s (m e n and w o m en )..
S k ille d m a in te n a n c e (m en )___________
U n sk ille d p lan t (m e n )---------------------

140.5
148.4
142.3
146.2

133.2
134.7
135.2
139.3

5.5
10.2
5.3
4.9

5.0
5.8
7.3
9.8

5.7
4.3
4.6
8.7

4.3
3.1
3.6
.9

4.3
4.7
4.6
4.7

M a n u fa c tu rin g :
O ffice c l e r i c a l (m en and w o m e n )----In d u s t r ia l n u r s e s (m e n and w o m en )..
S k ille d m a in te n a n c e (m en )--------------U n sk ille d p lan t (m e n )---------------------

137.7
150.0
140.5
143.6

130.2
135.0
133.1
136.0

5.8
11.1
5.5
5.6

4.1
6.7
6.8
6.6

5.3
4.5
5.2
7.1

3.4
3.0
3.2
2.3

4.0
4.4
4.6
6.5

M ay 1963
to
M ay 1964

M ay 1962
to
M ay 1963

M ay 1961
to
M ay 1962

1 Ju n e 1960
to

1 M ay 1961

A ll i n d u s t r ie s :
O ffice c l e r i c a l (m en and w o m e n )-----I n d u s t r ia l n u r s e s (m en and w om en)—
S k ille d m a in te n a n c e (m en) ___________
U n sk ille d p lan t (m e n )_________________

2.9
4.9
3.5
1.5

4.2
3.0
3.0
2.3

3.1
4.7
4.1
6.4

3.7
1.1
3.6
2.7

M a n u fa c tu rin g :
O ffic e c l e r i c a l (m en and w o m e n )____ ______________
In d u s t r ia l n u r s e s (m e n and w om en )—
S k ille d m a in te n a n c e (m e n )---------------U n sk ille d p lan t (m e n )----------------------

2.7
3.2
2.8
1.3

3.1
2.8
3.3
.3

4.4
6.0
3.5
7.6

2.9
1.5
3.3
4.1




5
A. Occupational Earnings
Table A-l. Office Occupations—
Men and Women
( A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t im e w e e k ly h o u r s a n d e a r n in g s f o r se le c te d o c c u p a t io n s st u d ie d o n a n a r e a b a s i s
b y i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n , A t la n t a , G a . , M a y 1969)
Weekly eaming^^^™
(standard)
Se x , o c c u p a tio n , and i n d u s t r y d iv i s i o n

Number
of
workers

Average
weekly
hours1
standard)

N u m b e r o f w o r k e r s r e c e i v 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—
%

$
50

Mean2

Median 2

Middle range 2

$

$
55

60

S
65

i

*
70

95

75

100

105

i

110

i

120

i

130

i

140

T

150

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

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

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

C L E R K S , ACCOUNTING, C LA SS 8
NONMANUFACTURING --------------PU B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3 ----------WHOLESALE TRADE -------------

311
295
50
190

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

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

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

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

60

65

70

75

80

-

-

-

-

-

-

as

90

95

100

10
7
3

1 0 5 ___ u o

120

130

18
14

62

140

50

150

160

_

-

_

-

-

_

_

26

22

-

4

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

51

4 0 .0

9 7 .0 0

9 4 .0 0

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

-

-

-

-

-

370
86
284
274

4 0 .0
4 0 .0
4C .0
4 0 .0

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

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

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

_

-

-

_

-

_

~
-

-

-

-

-

—
-

13
13

O F F IC E B U Y S -----------NONMANUFACTURING —
PU B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3 ------------WHOLESALE T R A D E ------------- F IN A N C E 4---------------------•---------

336
297
49
81
117

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

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

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

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

_
-

-

-

_
-

~

“

~

34
34
8
24

60
57
20
20

49
48
1
13
20

82
73
17
23
28

TABULATING—
MACHINE OPERATORS,
C L A S S A -------------------------------------NGNMANUFACTURING -----------------

152
101

3 9 .5
3 9 .5

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

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

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

_

_

_

_

10

1

52

40
13

45
5

21

TABULATING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
C L A S S B --------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------

185
165

3 9 .5
3 9 .5

1 1 6 .0 0
1 1 2 .0 0

11 6 .5 0
1 1 4 .0 0

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

TABULATING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
C L A S S C --------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------

93
84

3 9 .5
3 9 .0

9 3 .5 0
8 9 .5 0

8 9 .5 0
8 9 .0 0

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

T Y P I S T S , C L A S S B ----------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------- P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 -------------

92
85
80

3 6 .5
3 6 .5
3 6 .0

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

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

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

B I L L E R S , MACHINE ( B I L L I N G
MACHINE) ------ -----------------------NONMANUFACTURING —

57
51

4 0 .0
4 0 .0

9 3 .5 0
9 1 .0 0

9 1 .5 0
9 0 .5 0

86 .5 0 86 .0 0 -

B I L L E R S , MACHINE (BOOKKEEPING
MACHINE) —
NONMANUFACTURING —

96
66

4 0 .0
3 9 .5

9 0 .0 0
8 7 .0 0

9 1 .5 0
8 8 .0 0

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

_

107
96
63

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

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

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

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

_

54
51

42
42

19
18

13
13

35
9
26
26

47
45
9
32

F ILE,

BOOKKEEPING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
C L A S S A ----------- —— ------- :---------- ----NONMANUFACTURING
R E T A IL TRADE
S e e fo o tn o tes at end of table.




9 9 .0 0
9 6 .5 0

“
_

_

”

~

~

1
1

_

_

_

_

_

14

_

47
38
5

1
1

_

_

41
41

-

_

_

-

“

5
5

2
2

_

_
“

3
3

27
26

1
1
“

21
21

_
~

2
2
23
15
4

10
10

“

_

12
2

_

•

-

1
1
“

-

20

31

64

27

38

12

12

2

52
52

15
15

-

_

27
7

11

40
16
24
24

15
78

68
18
13
13

5
3

2

~

_

3
14

4
43

_

“

17
16
3
7

28
7

10

10

C L E R K S , O R D E R -------------------------MANUFACTURING —
NONMANUFACTURING - WHOLESALE TRADE -

CLERKS,

180

190
and

MEN
312
76
236
51
131

i

5

170

and
under
55

C L E R K S , ACCOUNTING, C LA SS A
MANUFACTURING -------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------PU B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3 ----------WHOLESALE TRADE -------------

i

160

12
12

15
15

18

2

13
13

n

14

16
15

8
16
16
1 5

14

IS
15
5

19

8
10
8

13

8
8

170

180

190

over

6
Table A-l. Office Occupations—Men and Women— Continued
( A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t i m e w ee k ly h o u r s and e a r n in g s fo r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by in d u s try d iv is io n , A tla n ta , G a . , M ay 1969)
W
e^sfeindsjd)n8S
N
Sex. occupation,

an d i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n

b

Tf

Average

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 i m e w ee k ly e a r n in g s of-—

T

*

^

workers

I

i

*

*

i

*

t

I

5

[$

t

I

$

*

*

I

$

(standard)

Mean2

Median2

Middle range2

60

65

70

75

80

85

90

95

100

105

110

120

130

160

150

160

170

180

190

and
under

—

—

—

—

—

—

—

—

—

—

—

—

—

—

—

—

—

—

—

and

15____ B0

85

90

95

100

105

110

120

130

160

15C

16C

17C

18C

50
16
36
2
18

53
29
26

16
1
13
2
9

26

68
25
23

-

27
8
19

1 9 0 over

CONTINUED

BOOKKEEPING-MACHINE OPERAT ORS ,
C L A SS B ------------------------------------------ -------MANUFAC TURI NG----------------------------------NONMANUF A C T U R I N G -------------------------WHOLESALE T R A D E --------------------------FINANCE4 ------------------------------------------

289
106
183
55
66

$
$
$
$
3 9 .5
9 3 .5 0
9 2 .0 0
8 1 .0 0 -1 0 3 .0 0
6 0 .C
9 2 .0 0
9 1 . CO 8 1 . 0 0 - 1 0 3 . 0 0
3 9 .5
9 6 .0 0
9 3 .0 0
8 1 .0 0 -1 0 3 .5 0
6 0 .0 1 0 8 .5 0 1 0 6 .0 0
9 3 .5 0 -1 1 9 .5 0
3 8 .5
8 3 .0 0
8 2 .5 0
7 8 .0 0 - 8 9 .5 0

C L E R K S , ACCOUNTING, C LA SS A ------------MANUFAC TURI NG----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING----------------------------P U B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3------------------------WHOLESALE T R A D E -------------------------R E TA IL T R A D E -------------------------------FINANCE4 ---- -------------------------------------

715
156
559
125
110
139
166

3 9 .5 11 7 .0 0 11 6 .0 0
6 0 .0 1 2 2 .0 0 1 1 7.50
3 9 .0 1 1 6 .0 0 1 1 5.50
3 8 .5 1 3 6 .5 0 131.50
6C .C 1 2 5 .5 0 1 2 6 .0 0
6 0 .0 1 0 6 .0 0 1 0 0.50
3 8 . 5 1 C 3 .0 0 1 0 2 .0 0

C L E R K S , ACCOUNTING, C L A S S B ------------MAN UFACTURING----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING----------------------------P U B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3------------------------WHOLESALE T R A D E --------------------------RE T A IL T R A D E ----------FINANCE4 ------- -----------------------------------

2 ,0 7 2
372
1,7 0 0
606
389
363
666

C L E R K S , F I L E , CL AS S A ------------------------NONMANUF ACTUR I N G ----------------------------FINANCE4 ----------------------------- *------------

166
136
53

C L E R K S , F I L E , C L A S S B ---------------------MANUFAC TURI NG----------------------------------NCiNMANUF ACTUR I N G ----------------------*
P U BL IC U T I L I T I E S 3 -----------------------------WHOLESALE T R A D E -------------— ------- R E TA IL T R A D E --------------------------------FINANCE4 -------------------------------------------

701
89
612

C L E R K S , F I L E , C L A S S C ---------------------- —
NONMANUFACTURING----------------------------WHOLESALE T R A D E -------------------------------FINANCE4 ----- .-----------------------■------------

669
615

-

-

C L E R K S , O R D E R ------------------- —-------- ' -------MANUFAC TURI NG --------------------- ------------NONMANUFACTURING----------------------------WHOLESALE T R A D E -----------------------RE T A IL T R A D E ------------------- <
------------

663
116
327
178
169

3 9 .5
6 0 .0
3 9 .5
3 9 .5
3 9 .5

9 6 .0 0
9 6 .5 0
9 6 .0 0
1 0 1 .0 0
85.5 0

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

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

-

-

-

1

C L E R K S , PAYROLL ----------- ' ----------------------MAN UFACTURING------------- --------------------NONMANUF ACTUR I N G ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 --------------- ------- R E T A IL T R A D E ----------------- ■------------ -FINANCE4 --------------- ---------------------------

612
159
253
51
93
56

3 9 .5
6 C .0
3 9 .5
3 8 .5
3 9 .5
3 9 .5

101 .5 0
9 9 .0 0
1 0 3 .0 0
11 5 .5 0
1 0 0 .0 0
102 .0 0

100 .5 0
9 6 .0 0
1 0 3 .0 0
1 2 5 .5 0
102 .0 0
1 0 2 .5 0

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

-

-

-

-

-

COMPTOMETER O P E R A T O R S --------- —---------- —
MANUFAC TURI NG ---------------------------------NONMANUF A C T U R I N G ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 ----------WHOLESALE T R A D E ------------- ■-----------R E T A I L TRADE ->— ------ ------------------—

328
73
255
26
72
166

3 9 .0
9 7 . 5C
9 6 .5 0
6 0 .0 1 0 7 .5 0 1 0 3 .0 0
3 9 .0
9 6 .5 0
9 3 .0 0
6 0 .0 116 .5 0 12 7 .0 0
6 0 .0
98.0 0
9 8 .0 0
3 8 .0
8 9 .0 0
8 8 .5 0

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

-

-

S e e fo o tn o te s a t end o f ta b le .




$

*

55

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------5 5 ____ 5k ____ 5 5 ____ Z fl____
WOMEN -

$

50

3 9 .0
9 6 .0 0
3 9 .5
9 5 .5 0
3 9 .C 9 6 .0 0
3 8 . 5 IC O .00
6 0 .0 10 9 .0 0
3 9 .5
9 0 .0 0
3 8 .0
8 8 .5 0
3 8 .5
3 8 .5
3 8 .0

9 3 .0 0
9 3 .5 0
9 3 .0 0
9 7 .5 0
1 0 5.00
8 8 .0 0
8 9 .0 0

9 9 .5 0 -1 3 6 .0 0
1 0 2 .0 0 -1 6 6 .0 0
9 8 . 5 0 - 1 3 1 . GO
1 1 8 .0 0 -1 6 8 .5 0
1 1 9 .0 0 -1 6 1 .5 0
9 0 . 0 0 - 1 1 9 . OC
9 3 .5 0 -1 0 9 .5 0

-

-

5

-

-

1

-

7
2

1
5

-

-

-

-

-

6
6
-

-

1

-

-

1
-

66
8
36
27
8

5
27
16

19
6
10

5
66
12
52

17
7
10
5
_

3
-

66
6
60
-

_

123
3C
93
66
9
20
18

80
3
77
11
39
15
11

70
12
58
32
8
12
6

62
16
68
7
27
5
5

26
13
11
3
6

166
18
126
27
56
15
16

85
9
76
7
66
1
6

107
7
ICO
60
38
22

20
3
17
6
13

6
5
1
1

20
17

9
13
29

13
60

63
16
29
2
2
5
20
139
20
119
86
26
5
3

2

80
18
62

17
3
16
11
_

7

8

6

2

10
1
6

-

-

-

-

,2
-

19
19

-

-

-

42

-

-

12
7
86
86
68

-

-

-

-

-

183
17
166
33
60
27
61

10
10

27
26
16

29
29
8

23
22
16

11
11
1

73
5
68
27
17
6
12

17

18
16
2
11
5

16
16
13
1

15
15
15

-

_

-

3
3

_

16
16

76

33
17
16
6

3
3
3

16
5
1

_

58
38
20
5
15

72
10
62
38
26

91
91
80
11

73
22
51
30
21

18
11
7
7

11
5
6
5
1

11
5
6
5
1

21
16
7

37
30
7

52
7
65
20
22

36
8
26
5
1
12

36
15
19

-

60
28
32
8
9
12

61
3
38
12
17
3

51
12
39
6
7
26

39
52
2
12
37
60
6
6
8
30
26

33

32
13
19
5
10

21
23
5
18
5
10

7
2
3

3
3

22
22
2
20

-

1

1

2
5

1
1

65
7
38
22
15

7
26
13
8

-

_

_

_

29
5
26
23
1

16
13
3
-

5
2
3
3
-

-

-

-

-

25
20
5
6
1

3
10
17
3
16
9
5

11
9
2
2

1
-

_

36
13
21

6
6
3

_

2
-

89
87
2

26
9
17
-

2

1
-

6
6
6

2
20
25
20
25

2
2
-

10
9

80
11
69
2
31
2
13

17
10
5
2

-

_

101
6

95
30
65
15
13
5
22

-

-

5
2

86
86
35
33

27

2

6

70
12
8
50

106
96
55

6
1

-

-

265
82
163
16
56
33
56

26

2

-

283
72
211
26
26
56
91

268
237
186

3
-

317
72
265
89
27
32
89

-

_

313
69
266
73
25
66
77

66
165
8
6
66
157
5
27
65
37
87

-

5

_

-

1

1
5

1

121
15
106
8
59
32

-

1

2

9
10

6
6

-

5

2
6
6

98
3
95
6
28
51

_

-

-

-

10

62

-

-

18

36
9

6

-

7 8 .0 0
7 7 .5 0
9 6 .0 0
7 0 .5 0

5
6

-

-

9 6 .0 0
9 2 .5 0
8 6 .0 0 -1 0 0 .0 0
9 2 .5 0
92.0 0
8 6 .0 0 - 9 9 .0 0
9 5.00
9 5 .0 0
8 8 .0 0 -1 0 0 .0 0

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

-

-

-

-

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

-

-

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

3 9 .0
8 1 .0 0
7 9 .0 0
7 1 .5 0 - 8 9 .0 0
3 9 .5
9 3 .5 0
8 5 .5 0
8 1 .5 0 -1 1 7 .0 0
3 8 .5
7 9 .0 0
7 7 .0 0
7 1 .0 0 - 8 8 .0 0
60 3 9 . 0
9 3 .0 0
9 2 .5 0 8 5 .5 0 9 6 .0 0
111 6 0 . 0
9 1 .0 0
8 9 .0 0
8 6 .0 0 -1 0 0 .5 0
136
3 9 .5
7 6 .0 0
7 2 .0 0
6 9 .0 0 - 7 5 .0 0
270
3 7 .5
7 2 .5 0
7 3 ,0 0
6 7 .5 0 - 7 8 .0 0
3 8 .5
3 8 .5
53 6 0 . 0
366
3 7 .5

-

-

2
2

-

2
-

5
1
6
6
-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

_

-

-

-

_

_

_

_

_

9
-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

9
6

5
3

1
1

2
2

-

13
11
2
1
1

-

-

-

3

33
12
21
12
5

-

-

10
3
7
7
-

1
-

1
13
10
3

3
3
-

-

_

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

2
2
-

1

3
-

2

-

-

-

-

-

-

7

1

7
Table A-l. Office Occupations—Men and Women— Continued
( A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t i m e w ee k ly h o u rs and e a r n in g s fo r s e le c te d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by in d u s try d iv is io n , A tla n ta , G a . , M ay 1969)
We^ttndMd)ngS
. .

N

,

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 i m e w ee k ly e a r n in g s o f—

A v e rage

Number

ot
w orkers

$

WMWy
hours

(standard )

S e x , o ccu p a tio n , and in d u stry d iv isio n

1

M ean 2

M e d ia n 2

M id d le r a n g e 2

5 55
0
$

6 7 75 8 3 9 9 10 lc5
5 0
0 5 0 5 0

t

6Q

*

5

and
'u n der

____________________________________________________________________________ 5 5

WOMEN -

$

$

*

*

$

*

I

11C

$

12Q

i

^
60

65

70

-

-

S

13Q

14
0

*

T

1 5 ()

170 18
0

*

16Q

$

$

1 9 ()

and

75

80

85

90

95

1
2

63
11
52
12
22
10
8

41
5
42
6
5
28

94
18
76
5
19
22
29

10

95
7
88
6
20
18
39

209
19
190
31
33
39
65

220
22
198
33
47
28
48

21
19

58
32

25
23

35
25

5
3

1
1
1
-

9
5
4
4

12
12
5
7

57
18
39
4
2
30

114
18
96
18
9
64

100

105

110

85
6
79

135
25
110

88
16
72
4
23
6
13

12C

130

140

150

160

170

180

1 9 0 over

C O N T IN U E D

$

$

$

$

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS,
C LA SS A -----------MAN UFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING----------------------------PU B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3------------------------WH0LESALE T R A D E --------------------------R E TA IL T R A D E -------------------------------FIN AN C E4 ------------------------------------------

1 ,089
239
850
304
184
76
197

3 9 .5 11 4 .0 0 112 .5 0
9 9 .0 0 -1 3 1 .5 0
4 0 .0 1 2 2 .0 0 1 3 3 .0 0 1 0 4 .0 0 -1 3 7 .5 0
3 9 .0 1 1 1 .5 0 109 .5 0
9 7 .5 0 -1 2 4 .0 0
3 9 .5 1 2 7 .0 0 127 .0 0 1 2 1 .0 0 -1 4 1 .0 0
3 9 .5 1 1 0 .0 0 115.50
9 8 .0 0 -1 1 9 .5 0
4 0 .0
9 4 .0 0
9 5 .0 0 9 0 .5 0 9 9 .5 0
3 8 .5
9 8 .0 0
9 9 .0 0
9 2 .0 0 -1 0 3 .5 0

-

-

KEYPUNCH C P E R A T 0 R S,
CL A SS B -----------MANU FAC TUR IN G ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING----------------------------PU BL IC U T I L I T I E S 3------------------------WHOLESALE T R A D E --------------------------R E TA IL T R A D E ------------------------------ -FI NANCE4 ---------------- --------------------------

1,2 1 0
181
1 ,0 2 9
138
233
142
395

3 9 .5
9 2 .5 0
9 1 .0 0
4 0 .0 1 0 6 .5 0
9 9 .5 0
3 9 .0
9 0 .0 0
9 0 .0 0
3 8 .5
9 3 .0 0
9 0 .0 0
3 9 .5
9 2 . CO 9 1 . 5 0
4 0 .0
8 6 .5 0
87.0 0
3 9 .5
9 0 .0 0
91.5 0

-

-

-

-

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

18C 3 9 . C
138 3 9 .0

78.0 0
7 8 .5 0

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

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

8 3 .0 0
8 4 .0 0

S E C R E T A R I E S 5 ------------------------------------ *------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING----------------------------PU B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3------------------------WHOLESALE T R A D E --------------------------R E TA IL T R A D E -------------------------------FINA NC E4 ------------------------------------------

3 ,4 8 4
1 ,1 3 7
2 ,3 4 7
368
561
306
961

3 9 .0 1 1 9 .0 0 1 1 7 .0 0 1 0 3 .0 0 -1 3 5 .0 0
3 9 .5 1 2 2 .0 0 11 8 .5 0 1 0 5 .0 0 -1 4 1 .0 0
3 9 .0 1 1 8 .0 0 116 .0 0 1 0 1 .5 0 -1 3 0 .5 0
3 9 .0 1 4 2 .0 0 1 4 0 .0 0 1 2 7 .5 0 -1 5 2 .5 0
4 0 .0 1 1 9 .5 0 1 1 9 .0 0 1 0 7 .0 0 -1 2 9 .5 0
3 9 .5 1 1 5 .0 0 114.00 1 0 2 .5 0 -1 3 0 .0 0
3 8 .5 1 0 8 .0 0 1 0 4 .0 0
9 6 .5 0 -1 1 8 .5 0

-

183
61
122

3 9 .0 1 3 6 .5 0 1 3 0 .0 0 1 1 8 .0 0 - 1 4 9 .5 0
3 9 .5 1 3 2 .5 0 125 .0 0 1 1 7 .5 0 - 1 4 8 .0 0
3 9 .0 1 3 8 .5 0 1 3 0 .5 0 1 1 9 .5 0 -1 5 4 .0 0

-

663
127
536
124
123
59
192

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

S E C R E T A R I E S , CL ASS C ----------------------MANUFAC TURI NG ---------------------------------NONMANUF A C T U R I N G -------------------------- -P U B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3------------------------WHOLESALE T R A D E --------------------------RE TA IL T R A D E -------------------------------FI NANCE4 ------------------------------------------

1,4 1 1
532
879
142
247
106
337

S E C R E T A R I E S , C LA SS D ----------------------MANUFAC TURI NG ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING---------------------------P U B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3 ----------- ---------- -WHOLESALE T R A D E -------------------------RE T A IL T R A D E --------------------■— -------FI NANCE4 — — — — —
-------------------

1 ,2 0 1
405
796
78
169
104
392

S e e fo o tn o te s a t end o f ta b le .




1 2 7.50
130 .5 0
1 2 7.00
1 5 0 .5 0
1 2 5.00
1 1 8 .0 0
1 1 9 .0 0

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

-

-

3 9 .5 1 2 2 .5 0
3 9 .5 1 3 1 .5 0
3 9 .0 11 7 .0 0
3 8 .5 1 3 3 .0 0
4 C .0 1 1 6 .5 0
3 9 .5 1 1 9 .0 0
3 9 .0 1 0 9 .5 0

12 2 .0 0
1 4 0.00
116.00
1 3 4 .0 0
113 .5 0
1 2 0 .5 0
1 0 7 .0 0

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

-

-

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

1 0 6 .0 0 1 0 3 .0 0
9 5 .0 0 -1 1 5 .5 0
1 0 4 .5 0 1 0 4 .0 0
9 8 .5 0 -1 1 2 .5 0
1 0 6 .5 0 10 2 .5 0
9 3 .5 0 -1 1 7 .5 0
1 3 6 .0 0 130 .5 0 1 1 3 .0 0 -1 4 8 .5 0
1 1 4 .5 0 1 1 7 .0 0
9 8 .0 0 -1 2 9 .5 0
1 0 6 .5 0 1 0 7 .5 0
9 7 .5 0 -1 1 6 .0 0
9 7 .5 0
9 7 .0 0
9 0 .5 0 -1 0 3 .5 0

-

-

-

-

-

5
5
-

24
24

10
10

-

2
4

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

1
-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

11
1
47
7
40
10

-

-

1

1

-

4

17
5
12
-

9

45
16
29
4
1
21

3
8

23

29

41
3
38
12
17
2
7

6
6

1
l

2

372
135
237
14
33
29
156

6
2

-

9
1
8

12
2
10

-

1

2

-

-

12
12
5
7

197
275
44
60
153
215
1
24
34
26
18
95
151

-

-

4
4
-

5
5

-

-

-

12
12

-

-

-

-

83
7
76
15
30

1
1

-

-

5
5
-

-

156
33
123
9
24
9
79

-

-

-

3
6
58

5

-

3
9
23
41

5

-

4

269
13
256
18
51
39
111

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

1
-

-

-

-

131 .0 0
1 3 2 .5 0
13 0 .5 0
15 0 .5 0
13 2 .0 0
11 8 .0 0
11 8 .5 0

3

-

-

3

-

-

S E C R E T A R I E S , CL ASS B ----------------------MANUFACTURING---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING----------------------------P U BLI C U T I L I T I E S 3------------------------WHOLESALE T R A D E -------------------------R E TA IL T R A D E ------------------------------ —
FI NANCE4 ---------------------------- ------------

-

-

S E C R E T A R I E S , C L A SS A ----------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------- —
NGNMANUF A C T U R I N G ----------------------------

-

-

-

6

126
161
8
18
118
143
20
112
66
25
3
126
34
13
21
11
3
7

193
128
65
48
17
-

-

354
97
257
73
66
49
65

430
282
148
75
31
15
13

8
2
6

37
22
15

34
5
29

20
5
15

27
13
14

136
33
103
4
46
12
34

240
211
181
77
49
55
163
162
126
14
37
43
42
53
33
25
25
21
79
37
26

104
52
52
5
2
16
29

232
97
135
10
48
24
31

198
110
88
11
2
13
62

94
19
75
13
32
7
16

51
11
40
9
22
9

-

_

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

61
47
25
7
3

-

-

-

-

-

-

_

110
22
88
53
12
9
14
12
8
4

61
14
47
24
11
2
8

25

12
1
11

7
1
6

33

13

61
51
37
12
4
4

313
255
58
32
5
7
28

11
11
7
1
3

9
2
9
-

9
6
3
1
-

---

3
-

6
-

1

3

-

6
-

-

6

3
1

-

1
-

7
7

1

1

17
107
15

1
-

1

-

7
2
5

9
14
5
3
6
6
2
-

-

1

30
4
26
15
1
1

6
6

4
3
1

-

-

25
11
14
9
5
-

8
17
7
8
1

26
17
6
-

26
4
22
9
5
1
7

28
14
14
-

-

-

-

-

-

468
100
368
56
136
42
104

79
132
6
22
73
110
2
24
27
6
5
43
71

-

-

_

-

658
226
432
32
115
59
175

143
128
99
24
27
23
119
101
76
8
5
20
23
41
9
10
4
11
60 4 2
35

-

_

-

-

-

-

12
12
-

286
93
193
9
63
38
75

31
3
28
10
6
11

-

-

-

14
36
3
14
33
1
4
1
5
13
23

102
128
180
16
32
52
86
96
128
18
14
10
7
7
11
56
71
95

1
1

-

-

4

4

8
8

2
2

1

89
89

-

54
44
10
3
6
1

89

-

4

4

2

8

Table A-l. Office Occupations—
Men and Women— Continued
(A verage straigh t-tim e weekly hours and earn in gs for sele cted occupations studied on an a r e a b a sis
by industry divisio n , A tlanta, G a. , May 1969)
Weekly earnings^^^
(standard)
Number

Sex, occupation, and industry division

workers

Average
weekly
hours1
fstandard)

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
*

Mean2

Median 2

Middle range 2

55

*
60

$
65

S
70

*
75

S
80

$
85

$

t

90

95

100

*

*
105

110

$

120

S

$
1 30

$
1 40

S
1 50

$
1 60

$
170

$
180

and
under
55

WOMEN -

S

*
50

19C
and

60

65

70

75

80

85

90

95

100

105

110

120

1 30

140

150

2

8
2
6

31
7
24
-

1 50

1 83
31
1 52
56
42
17
33

212

172
18
154
28
50
18
49

112

120
20
10C

90
13
77
34
19

78
29
49
27
15
5

95

8

56
56
36

20
-

—
~
-

52
23
7
5

87
50

131
96

22

453
56
33
13
3
7

5
-

16

168
1 09
36
48
7
9

-

16

132
1 24
33
5C
14
3

21
21
10

1
8

85
58
16
~
4
32

1

9

4

9

6

3

11

3

9

38
37

ii
7
-

22
22

24
23

10

1
1

-

6
6

2

35
35
19

25
9
16
7

23

15

2
11

12
2

25

27
27

16
16

160

1 70

18C

190 o v e r

CONTINUED,

1 1 9 .0 0

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

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

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

66

3 9 .5

1 0 5 .0 0

102.00

3 86
372
26

55

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

485
1 38
3 47
53
1 75
51

3 95
377

398
304
1 26

CLASS A —
B —

SWITCHBOARD OPERATOR-RECEPT IO N I S T S MANUFACTURING —
NONMANUFACTURING
P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3WHOLESALE TRADE —
FINANCE 4-----------------TRANSCR IB IN G-M ACH INE OPERATORS.
G E N E R A L -------- ----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING —
WHOLESALE TRAOE
F I N A N C E 4----* ---------

T Y P I S T S , C LA SS B —
MANUFACTURING —
NONMANUFACTURING —
P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3
WHOLESALE TRADE R E T A IL TRADE ------F IN A N C E4-----------------

1 2 4 .5 0

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

211
1,101

SWITCHBOARD OPERATORS, C L A S S
NONMANUFACTURING
P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3----RE T A IL TRADE ------------FINA NC E4 ----------------------

T Y P I S T S , C LA SS A
MANUFACTURING
NONMANUFACTURING ---P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 F IN A N C E 4---- '---------- -

$
$
8 9 .0 0 -1 1 0 .0 0
9 0 .0 0 -1 1 5 .5 0
8 8 .5 0 -1 0 9 .5 0
8 9 .5 0 -1 3 3 .0 0
8 9 .0 0 -1 0 6 .5 0
8 7 .0 0 - 9 9 .5 0
8 5 .0 0 - 9 8 .5 0

222

1 .3 1 2

STENOGRAPHERS. SENIOR
NONMANUFACTURING
P U B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3WHOLESALE TRADE —
R E TA IL TRADE -------FI N A N C E4 -----------------SWITCHBOARD OPERAT ORS ,

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

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

$
1 C 1 .5 0

3 9 .0
4 0 .0
3 9 .0
3 9 .0
4 0 .0
4 0 .0
3 6 .0

1 ,2 0 7
590
1 49
1 68
65
115

STENOGRAPHERS. GENERAL
MANUFACTURING ----------NONMANUFACTURING —
P U BL IC U T I L I T I E S 3WHOLESALE TRADE —
RE T A IL TRADE
FINANCE4 ---------

101.00

1 0 1 .5 0

111.00

—
—
-

—
-

-

—
-

-

2

-

—
-

-

2

6

-■
—
-

~
-

2
2

10
3

11
1
1

12

1 38
47
31

22
38

6
6
1

40
1 72
16
57
37
41

-

-

-

—
“

—
“

-

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

-

-

-

-

-

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

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

25
25
-

_

14
14

44
42
—

4
“

63
63
31
“

23
18
18

21
21

15

-

70
70
—
“

2
2

3 9 .5
4 0 .0
3 9 .5
4 0 .0
4 0 .0
3 7 .5

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

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

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

-

-

-

37

-

-

—

11

8

11

25
-

5
3
-

73
19
54
—

-

11

74
33
41
23

106
16
90
5
59

1 87

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

9 5 .5 0
9 5 .5 0
9 7 .5 0
9 0 .5 0

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

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

43
43
9
34

79
77
42
25

520
85
435
59
1 41

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

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

9 1 .5 0
8 9 .5 0
9 1 .5 0
9 3 .0 0
8 9 .0 0

86. 0 0 - 1 0 1 . 0 0
8 4 .0 0 -1 1 2 .0 0
8 6 .5 0 -1 0 0 .0 0
8 7 .5 0 -1 0 8 .0 0
8 4 .5 0 - 9 4 .5 0

137
19
118

94

39

34

1 .2 6 7
117
1 ,1 5 0
91
85
1 03
731

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

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

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

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

122

102

112.00 112.00
1 1 8 . 5 0 122.00

86.00

8 3 .0 0
7 7 .0 0

—
-

1

-

-

10
6

-

1

1

6

2

3

11
11

~

“

_

_

_

4

-

-

-

-

2

29
23

-

-

“

“

2

11

23

31

2
2

—

14
3

66

“
—
-

-

—
-

~

12

-

-

-

29

19
—
-

10

—

-

-

-

-

1

-

-

3
3

1
18

68
7
61
—
—
55

14

6
8

11

2

4

—

299

—

288
—

207
15
192
—

31
251

15
153

11
2

20

43
42

14
52
5
31
289

22

267
29
24
15
1 61

1

8

11

20

100
12
88
5

10
19
36

21

95

1

8

1 27

20

1 07
23
19
7
38

10
2
11

-

28
84
13
33
9
18

2

30

20

1

16

14
4

29

46

18

24

11
6
6
2

22

24

62
19
7

12
66
42

1

13
3

9
—
4

1

8
11

11
2

10

13

11

84
76

1

2

2
2

-

-

_
—
-

_
-

_
-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

1
1

~

-

_
-

-

-

3

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

1

1

3

2
2

5

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

28

4

6

_

_

_

_

6
6

3

-

-

-

-

-

.

_

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

15

28

22
6

1

3
-

-

59
57

12

66
66
2

5

40

16

10

11
6

48
9
39
3
19

47
5
42
4

28

23

34

9
9

_

_

_

_

_

_

27

13
5

28

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

51
5
46
5
5
5

40
3
37

11

6

10
3

2
4

20

1

8

10

6
6

6

4
4
4

_

3
35

11

24
4

2

4

2

12
1
11
6
3

2

1

7

2

_

_

_

_

_

1

-

7
7

2
2

-

-

-

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

~

'

'

'

"

1 Standard hours re fle c t the w orkweek for which em ployees rec eiv e th eir reg u la r (straightf-time s a l a r ie s (exclu siv e ol pay for o v ertim e at reg u la r an d /o r p rem ium r a t e s ), and the earn in gs corresp on d
to th ese w eekly h ou rs.
.
. ,
. . .
, iV
,
,
2 The m ean is com puted fo r each job by totaling the earn in gs of a ll w ork ers and dividing by the num ber of w o rk ers. The m edian d esig n ate s position— h alf o f the em ployees su rveyed re c e iv e m ore than
the rate shown; h alf re c e iv e l e s s than the rate shown. The m iddle range is defined by 2 r a te s of pay; a fourth of the w ork ers earn l e s s than the low er of th ese r a te s and a fourth earn m o re than the
higher ra te .
3 T ran sp o rtation , com m unication, and other public u tilitie s.
4 F in an c e, in su ran c e, and re a l e state .
5 M ay include w ork ers other than those p resen ted se p arate ly .




9

Table A-la. Office Occupations—
Large Establishments—
Men and Women
(A verage straig h t-tim e weekly hours and earn in gs for sele cted occupations studied in estab lish m en ts employing 500 w ork ers or m ore
by in dustry d ivisio n , A tlanta, G a. , May 1969)
Num ber of w ork ers receivin g straig h t-tim e weekly earn in gs of—
Number

Sex, occupation, and industry division

workers

i ------- T
65
70

$
weekly
hours1
standard)

60
Mean2

Median 2

Middle range 2

V —
r —
r —
r -------i
80
75
85
90

i
95

t

1
100

105

«
110

*
115

*

$
120

125

$
130

5

$

$
135

150

140

i

T
170

160

and
un der

180
\a n d

65

70

-

-

80

85

90

95

100

105

—

-

-

1
1

2
2

2
1

2
2
1

-

3
3
-

1
1

8
4
4

7
6
3

15
14
3

17
16
1

2C
18
14

13
9
2

8
5
4

5
3
2

-

1
1

_

8
8

3
3

8
8

17
17

20
20

16
15

6
5

8
7

13
10

10
6

12
4
8
—
6

35
4
31
.—
27

19
3
16
—
13

19
4
15
10

19
2
17
10

15
3
12
2
5

17
1
16
7
7

49
2
47
37
5

75

110

115

120

1 *5

*3 0

13?

140

150

160

170

180

5
1
1

6
6
5

9
7
7

13
10
3

8
8
5

7
6
~

19
12
3

15
9
4

12
7
4

15
2

10
10
2

16
16
6

15
13
3

12
12
2

12
12
2

10
10
3

10
10
2

17
16
9

11
11
“

1
1
”

1
1
1

1
1
1

5
3
2

13
13
13

5
“

-

-

-

1
1
1

“

“

-

-

-

9
9

14
14

12
11

11
9

1

6

2

-

over

MEN
C L E R K S , ACCOUNTING, C LA SS A —
NONMANUFACTURING -----------------P U B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3 --------------

117
74
33

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

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

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

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

C L E R K S , ACCOUNTING, C LA SS B NONMANUFACTURING -------------- —
P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 ---------- ~

150
141
41

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

1 2 2 .0 0
1 2 3 .0 0
1 2 2 .0 0

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

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

_
-

-

_

O F F I C E B O Y S --------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------P U B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3 --------------

116
98
39

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

8 3 .0 0
8 1 .0 0
9 4 .0 0

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

-

10
10
“

21
20

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

_

1
1

_

—

-

2
2

-

—
-

-

-

TABULAT1NG—
MACHINE OPERATORS,
C LA SS B ------— ---- --------- ----------------NONMANUFACTURING-----------------

8 6 .5 0
8 5 . CO
9 7 .0 0

123
103

3 9 .5
3 9 .5

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

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

82
68

3 9 .0
3 8 .5

9 1 .0 0
8 8 .0 0

8 8 .0 0
8 4 .0 0

C L E R K S , ACCOUNTING, C L A S S A ---MANUFACTURING --------------------- — <
NONHANUFACTURING ------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 -----——
R E TA IL T R A D E -------------- — ■—

345
68
277
119
105

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

121-50
1 3 6 .0 0
1 1 8 .0 0
1 3 3 .0 0
1 0 2 .5 0

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

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

C L E R K S , ACCOUNTING, C LA SS B ---MANUFACTURING ---------- -NONMANUFACTURING ------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 ----------- —
R E T A IL TRADE ----------------------F IN A N C E 4----------------------------- —

851
115
736
400
216
86

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

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

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

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

C L E R K S , F I L E , C LA SS A --------------NONMANUFACTURING---------------- —

92
84

3 8 .5
3 8 .5

9 2 .5 0

9 1 .0 0
9 0 .5 0

8 2 .0 0 8 1 .0 0 -

C L E R K S , F I L E , C LA SS B ----------- —
MANUFACTURING------- --------------—
NONMANUFACTURING ------- ---------P U B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3 --------------R E TA IL T R A D E ----------------------F IN AN C E4 ----- -------------- ------------

256
56
200
34
103
54

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

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

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

C L E R K S , F I L E , CL AS S C ----------- •—
NONMANUFACTURING -------------------

263
259

3 9 .0
3 9 .0

7 0 .5 0
7 0 .0 0

C L E R K S , ORDER ----- -------- -----------------NONMANUFACTURING------- ------- —
R E TA IL TRADE -----------------------

131
126
126

4 0 .0
4 0 .0
4 0 .0

C L E R K S , PAYROLL --------------- <
----------MANUFACTURING --------------------- —
NONMANUFACTURING —-------------—
P U B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3 — --------—
R E TA IL T R A D E --------------- —

166
51
115
39
52

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

—

'

"

1
~

7
7

9
9

3
3

11
3

1
1

2
2

2
“

-

13
1
12
7
i

17
2
15
4
9

30
1
29
21
6

15
1
14
11
1

23
7
16
4
5

18
13
5
3
-

29
5
24
23
-

13
13
-

30
6
24
17

11
3

6
5

_
-

8
4

1
1

_
-

-

-

-

-

-

_

1
1

_

_

-

-

WOMEN
BOOKKEEPING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
C LA SS B ----------------------------------------N ON MAN UF AC TU RI NG------------ -------




9 9 .0 0
9 6 .5 0

—

3

64
6
58
8
44
6

150
10
140
73
53
14

149
19
130
89
27
14

91
30
61
23
30
8

47
11
36
11
17
8

59
4
55
33
13
5

98
6
92
84
5
3

35
8
27
17
7
2

17
1
16
10
2

9
3
6
3
1

ii
i
10
4

30
1
29
23

6
6

14
14

8
8

14
13

21
21

11
10

5
5

3
2

1
1

2
2

1
1

_

5

85
6
79

19
2
17

16
4
12
2
2
4

13
3
10
3
3
2

12
12
10
2

4
4
2
2

1
—
1

-

1

20
20

-

-

8
9

42
12
30
15
5
7

29
29

17
15

2
1

1
1

_

-

21
18
18

16
15
15

16
16
16

11
11
11

12
12
12

-

-

-

16
1
15
5

30
12
18
8
6

14
10
4
1
1

13

10
3
7

16
4
12
5

-

-

-

1
2

9 8 .0 0
9 6 .0 0

_

_

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

12
12
12

7
13

60
19

6 9 .0 0
6 9 .0 0

6 6 .5 0 6 6 .5 0 -

7 3 .5 0
7 3 .5 0

18
18

144
144

49
48

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

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

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

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

1
1
1

20
20
20

25
25
25

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

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

86.00

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

-

—

—

20
-

20
-

2

-

—

—

6
6

6

2

8
—
8

-

-

-

2

6

7

-

—
—

1
“

41
1
40
16
24

-

3

“

-

o
©
O
0*

See footnotes at end of table.

7 9 .5 0 7 9 .0 0 -

13
4
9

10

6
7
2
5

1

1

1

_

-

_

-

-

—

—

6

1

9
9
—
-

*

_

_

. -

-

-

1
“

-

2
2
-

_

2

_

_

_

_

-

-

2
2

-

-

-

-

-

_

3
3

_

_

_

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

_

_

_

_

-

-

-

1

-

-

_
-

_
-

-

1
1
1

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

5
1
4
1
1

10
2
8
5
2

5
2
3
3

7
4
3
3

2

1

2

_

_

-

-

-

-

_

_

-

_

-

1
1
1

8
—
8
2
4

4
2
2
1
1

-

-

-

—

2
1

—

1

2
2

-

-

-

1 0

T a b le A -la.

O ffice O c c u p a tio n s—L arg e E stab lish m en ts—M en and W o m e n — C on tin u ed

(A verage straig h t-tim e weekly hours and earn in gs for sele cted occupations studied in estab lish m en ts em ploying 500 w ork ers or m o re
by in dustry d ivisio n , A tlan ta, G a. , May 1969)
Num ber of w ork ers receivin g straigh t-tim e weekly earn in gs of
N um ber

Sex, occupation, and industry division

workers

A v e rage
w eek ly
h ou rs1
’standard)

M e d ian 2

M iddle range 2

$

s

%

*

*

$

$

i

$

*

S

$

$

75

80

85

90

95

100

105

110

115

120

125

1 30

135

140

1 50

16 0

17 0

T ----18 0

70

75

80

85

90

95

100

105

110

115

120

125

130

135

140

150

16C

17C

180

over

3
3

20
20

27
26

28
28

31
26

12
10

9
9

16
15

6
6

5
2

1
“

4
4

6
6

4
i

3
-

10
-

_

_

30
30
10

20
17
5

44
40
22

47
43
23

40
34
6

48
44
6

26
23
2

19
18
1

39
24

44
21

131
26

89
89

1
1

-

3
3
1

100
97

"

43

102
12
90
33
13
23

99
13
86
18
21
8

36
8
28
9
1
12

51
2
49
15
2
7

31
3
28
12
2

21
2
19
9

13
11
2
2

_

8
8

12
12

_

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

-

-

22
18
4
3
i

-

4
5

96
12
84
31
24
20

26
26

43
6
15
22

-

-

-

-

_

_

_

_

18
11

17
17

18
13

5
3

2
2

1
1

1
1

1
1

_

5

-

-

19
2
17

60
6
54

100
21
79
1
10
66

119
37
82

18 1
62
119
8
23
88

141
52
89
3
32
51

116
36
80
10
32
34

122
39
83
13
27
41

87
30
57
1C
18
26

100
23
77
34
13
23

86
18
68
29
13
23

105
39
66
29
16
9

368
267
10 1
69
12
8

87
15
72
50
9
5

46
14
32
21
2
3

25
8
17
7
i
-

26
15
11
6
i
-

18

8
i
7

26
8
18
5
12

15
15
7
3

38
9
29
22
3

55
10
45
37
2

24
7
17
14
-

13
4
9
2
-

12
6
6
3
-

8
2

4
1

-

-

-

-

-

i
i

i
i

_

-

-

_
_

-

and

CONTINUED;
$
92.0 0
90.0 0

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

1 2 0.00 1 2 3 .5 0
1 1 6 .0 0 1 2 0.00
9 4 . CC
95.0 0

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

39. C
9 2 .0 0
9 6 . CC
4 C .0 1 1 3 .5 0 1 20.50
3 9 .0
9 1 .0 0
90.0 0
3 8 .5
9 3 .0 0
9 0 .0 0
4C .C
8 5 . 5C
8 5 .0 0
86.0 0
3 8 .5
8 7 . 5C

8 4 .5 0 -1 0 4 .0 0
9 3 .0 0 -1 2 8 .0 0
8 3 .5 0 - 9 8 .5 0
8 4 .5 0 -1 0 2 .5 0
8C .5 0 - 91.5 0
8 0 .0 0 - 9 5 .5 0

69
55

3 8 .5
3 8 .5

78.5 0
7 8 .5 0

7 8 .0 0
78 .0 0

7 3 .0 0 7 3 .5 0 -

S E C R E T A R I E S 5 ------------------------------- ------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------NCNMANUFACT U R IN G -----------------------------P U B LI C U T I L I T I E S 3 ------------------------R E T A IL TRADE --------------------------------F IN A N C E 4----------------------------- -------------

1,7 9 4
684
1 ,1 1 0
290
239
506

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

1 2 3 .5 0
1 2 9.00
1 2 0 . CC
1 4 1.00
1 1 5 .5 0
1 0 6 .5 0

122.00
1 37.00
1 17.00
1 4 1 . 5C
1 1 4 .0 0
103.50

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

S E C R E T A R I E S , C LA SS B ----------------------MANUFACTURING --------------------- ------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------- ---------P U B L I C U T I L I T I E S 3 ------------------------FI N A N C E4 ------------------------------------------

261
56
2C 5
95
60

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

1 4 1.50
148.50
1 4 0 .0 0
1 5 0 .5 0
1 2 3.00

142.00
1 49.00
141.00
1 52.00
126.00

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

S E C R E T A R I E S , C L A S S C ----------------------NONMANUFACTURING----------------------------R E T A IL TRAOE --------------------------------F IN A N C E 4--------------------------------- ---------

896
491
97
233

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

1 2 8.00
1 1 9 .5 0
119 .0 0
108 .0 0

132 .5 0
118.50
1 1 9.00
106.50

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

S E C R E T A R I E S , C LA SS D ----------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 ------------------------RE T A IL TRADE ------------------- ------------FI N A N C E4 ------------------------------------------

577
364
55
94
199

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

1C 5.00
105 .0 0
1 2 8.00
1 0 7 .0 0
9 6 .5 0

1 0 3.00
1 0 2.00
129.00
1 0 7.50
9 5 .5 0

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

-

-

1
“

~

STENOGRAPHERS, GENERAL -----MANUFACTURING -----------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------P U BL IC U T I L I T I E S 3 -------R E TA IL TRADE ---------------FI N A N C E4 ---- ---------------------

615
58
557
324
69
141

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

1C 2.50
1 0 3 .5 0
1 0 2 .5 0
1 0 9 .0 0
9 3 .0 0
9 2 .5 0

9 8 .5 0
9 9 .0 0
9 8 .5 0
107 .0 0
9 3 .5 0
9 2 .5 0

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

_

2

-

-

1
1
-

2

1

STENOGRAPHERS, S E N I O R ------------ -----------NONMANUFACTURING-------------------------- >P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 -------------------------

773
218
104

3 9 .5 1 2 4.50
3 9 . C 1 1 4 .5 0
3 8 .5 116 .0 0

1 3 4.50
115.50
1 1 5 .0 0

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

_

-

-

-

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

188
15S

3 8 .5
3 8 .5

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS, C L A S S A ------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------R E TA IL TRADE ---------------------------------

685
51C
76

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

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS, C LA SS B ------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U BL IC U T I L I T I E S 3 ------------------------R E T A IL TRADE -------------------------------F IN A N C E 4------------------------------------------

569
127
442
138
83
104

O F F IC E G I R L S ---------------------------------------- -NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------------

$
98.0 0
93.0 0

8 3 .0 0
83.0 0

-

-

_

-

-

_

-

6
6
1

-

9
-

1
~

5
—

-

-

5

1

“
_

9
-

2
15

“
-

-

-

-

-

-

_

-

_

-

—
-

~
-

~
-

-

“

”

1
1

_

2

~

~
~
“

-

~

~

“

-

-

5
3
1
2

—

18
64

1
1

i

2

-

-

2
1

14
1
13
1
7

3
1
2
1

10
3
7

~
~

i
i

32
31
6
25

61
57
5
50

9
8

5
58
39
10
18

6C
44
10
10

48
38
9
ii

78
43
9
4

306
51
7
-

19
15
1
-

80
44
3
16
23

44
25
6
16
”

43
19
4
8
6

21
11
1
6
3

17
15
12

ii
ii
7
3
-

10
6
2
3
-

11
11
11
-

8
8
4
3
-

-

-

22
12
10
7
2
i

16

20
1
19
19

32

_

i

_

-

-

-

32
32

-

-

16
16

30
5
25
25

73
15
9

61
12
7

367
19
17

11
11
7

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

1

3

6

-

3

-

-

-

3
3
2

3
3
3

_

_

_

_

_

—

-

-

-

-

-

5
“

1
13

2
42

7
42

11
38

15
1
14
~
3
11

84
2
82
44
12
26

97
11
86
53
12
20

59
11
48
13
12
21

69
6
63
19
13
24

38
2
36
13
6
14

81
4
77
54
7
10

27
27
14
1
9

19
3
16
12
1

2

1
1

1
1
-

2
2
1

27
8
7

45
23
13

49
17
7

26
13
2

18
12
1

31
29
21

39
35
12

19
18

-

5

1

9

3

6

4

1

8

1

2

10
9
1
5

11
7

6
6
2

9
8
1
3

3
2

10
10
5
4

16
16
14
1

-

-

SWITCHBOARD OP ERATORS, C L A S S B ------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 ------------------------R E T A I L TRADE ------------- ----- ------- — -

129
120
26
66

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

93.0 0
93.0 0
1 1 7 .0 0
8 3 .0 0

8 9 .0 0
8 8 .0 0
1 1 7.50
8 0 .5 0

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

-

4
4
4

28
28

2
2

23
21

-

-

-

26

2

16

-

2

-

59
45
12
25

105
48
5
12
31

-

_

61
48
13
30

85
49

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

_
-

54
39
11
27

72
51

1 0 4.00

4
-

-

8

1 0 7 .0 0

-

4

48
44

3 9 .0

-

-

21
5
16
2
12

-

14
14

-

-

-

18
2
9

5
5

53

See footnotes at end of table,

—

4
50

-

7

27
27
3
23

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

SWITCHBOARD OPERATORS,




S

*

70

an d
under
65

WOMEN -

s

65

3
3

60
M ean2

*

%

*

-

1

-

1
1
-

-

1

-

—

-

3
2

i
1

7
_

2
2
2

11
T a b le A -la.

O ffice O cc u p atio n s—L arg e E stab lish m en ts—M en and W o m e n — C on tin u ed

( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e w e e k l y h o u r s an d e a r n in g s f o r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n s s tu d ie d in e s ta b l is h m e n t s e m p lo y in g 500 w o r k e r s o r m o r e
b y in d u s t r y d i v i s i o n , A t la n t a , G a . , M a y 1969)
W eek ly e a r n in g s1
(standard )

N u m b e r o f w o r k e r s r e c e i v i n g s t r a i g h t - t i m e w e e k l y e a r n in g s o f—

$

A ve rage
w eek ly
h ou rs1
( standard)

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

s
60

S

*

$

$

$

*

i

*

$

t

$

$

$

t

65

70

75

80

85

90

95

1 00

1 05

110

1 15

1 20

125

130

1 35

70

75

80

85

90

95

IO C

105

110

1 15

120

125

130

135

140

5
5

6
6

5
5

4
4
1
1
1

10
6
6

2

5

7

1

-

1

1

1

1
1

$

$

6

6

$

9

5

t

3
3

4
4
4

$

6
6

160

1 50

160

1 70

1 80

150

160

1 70

1 80

over

under
65

WOMEN -

CONTINUED

S

$

6 9 .0 0
8 9 .5 0

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

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

9 7 .0 0
9 4 .0 0
9 7 .0 0
9 0 .0 0

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

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

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

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

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

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

T R A N SC R IB IN G —
MACHINE O PER A T O R S,
G E N E R A L --------— ------------------------ ------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------------

77
75

3 8 .5
3 8 .5

T Y P I S T S , C L A SS A --------------------- ------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3------------ -----------F IN A N C E 4 ------------------------------------------

1 75
151
57
59

T Y P I S T S , C L A S S B -----------------MANUFACTURING --------------—
NONMANUFACTURING -----------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 -------R E T A IL TRADE ---------------F IN A N C E 4 -------------------------

3 98
55
343
85
98
148

9 3 .0 0
9 3 .0 0

1 S t a n d a r d h o u r s r e f l e c t t h e w o r k w e e k f o r w h ic h e m p lo y e e s r e c e i v e t h e ir
to t h e s e w e e k l y h o u r s .
2 F o r d e fin itio n o f t e r m s , s e e fo o tn o te 2 , t a b le A - l .
3 T r a n s p o r t a t io n , c o m m u n ic a t io n , and o th e r p u b lic u t i l i t i e s .
4 F in a n c e , in s u r a n c e , an d r e a l e s t a t e .
5 M a y in c lu d e w o r k e r s o th e r th an t h o s e p r e s e n t e d s e p a r a t e l y .




2
2

9 1 .0 0
9 2 .5 0
9 1 .0 0
1 0 1 .0 0
8 9 .5 0
8 1 .0 0

r e g u la r

10
9

17
16

1
1

1
1

1
1

-

-

17
15
3
9

20
19
4
6

19
18
6
3

84
16

36
1C
26
5
14
5

45
6
39
23
7
4

23
5
18
5
5
3

15
3

7

2

-

16
16

102
4
98

49
9
40

68

31
67

15
25

16

s tr a ig h t-tim e

6
6

29
28
8
16

18
18
5
10

_

6
6

39
35
20
12

1

1

5
5

-

12
12

29
15
24

12
10
2

1
6

4

2

2

3

-

4
-

2

1

-

s a l a r i e s ( e x c l u s i v e o f p a y f o r o v e r t i m e a t r e g u l a r a n d / o r p r e m iu m

ra tes),

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

12
T a b le A -2.

P ro fe ss io n a l an d T e c h n ic a l O c c u p a t io n s —M en an d W o m e n

( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e w e e k l y h o u r s an d e a r n in g s f o r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n s s tu d ie d o n a n a r e a b a s is
b y i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n , A t la n t a , G a . , M a y 1969)
W eekly e a r n in g s1
(standard )

S e x , o c c u p a tio n , and in d u s t r y d i v i s io n

N um ber
of

A ve rage
w eek ly
h ou rs1
( standard)

N u m b e r o f w o r k e r s r e c e i v i n g s t r a i g h t - t i m e w e e k l y e a r n in g s o

$

$

t

80
M ean2

M e d ian 2

$

85

$

90

95

I
1 00

i
105

5
110

i
115

*
1 20

1 30

1 25

140

150

1 60

170

180

190

200

210

2 20

M iddle range 2

23C
and

95

85

100

105

110

115

120

125

1 40

1 30

150

160

1 70

1 80

190

200

210

2 20

18
6

2 30 io v e r

DRAFTSM EN, C L A S S A ----NONMANUFACTURING —

224
1 49

$
4 0 . C 1 8 3 .5 0
4 0 .0 1 8 1 .5 0

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

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

17
17

16
12

10
8

2
2

29
16

71
51

19
7

25
13

D RAFTSM EN , C L A SS B
MANUFACTURING
NONMANUFACTURING --------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3-----------

426
219
207
33

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

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

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

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

50
25
25
16

56
17
39
3

95
42
53
6

83
50
33
2

9
5
4
“

15
5
10

22
12
1C

12
12

_
-

_

-

-

-

~

-

~

“

DRAFTSM EN , C L A SS C ----------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S

383
356
53

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

1 1 7 .0 0
1 1 6 .5 0
1 1 3 .5 0

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

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

7
7
1

10
10
7

29
29
1

9
9
3

55
55
3

42
37
1G

28
28
4

16
8
i

21
18
-

6
6
6

5
5

1C
10

-

-

-

_

_

-

-

-

D R AFTSM EN -TRACERS -----

162

3 9 .5

9 4 .0 0

9 3 .0 0

8 9 .5 0 - 9 7 .5 0

20

22

71

17

12

15

-

DRAFTSM EN , C L A S S C -------

70

3 9 .0

1 1 1 .5 0

1 0 9 .5 0

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

-

4

1

-

25

6

N U R S E S , IN D U ST R IA L (R E G I S T E R E D )
MANUFACTURING --------------------- -------

91
52

3 9 .5
4 0 .0

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

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

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

52
45
7

4
4

13
13

WOMEN;

:

S t a n d a r d h o u r s r e f l e c t th e w o r k w e e k f o r w h ic h e m p lo y e e s r e c e i v e t h e ir r e g u la r
e w e e k ly h o u rs .
F o r d e fin itio n o f t e r m s , s e e fo o tn o te 2, t a b le A - l .
T r a n s p o r t a t io n , c o m m u n ic a t io n , a n d o th e r p u b lic u t i l i t i e s .

T a b le A-2a.

9

1
-

:

s t r a ig h t-tim e

23
4

5
5

-

s a l a r i e s ( e x c l u s i v e o f p a y f o r o v e r t i m e a t ( r e g u l a r a n d / o r p r e m iu m

ra tes),

an d th e e a r n in g s

co rresp o n d

P ro fe ssio n al and T e ch n ic al O c c u p a tio n s—L a rg e E stab lish m en ts—M en an d W o m e n

( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e w e e k l y h o u r s an d e a r n in g s f o r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n s s t u d ie d in e s t a b l is h m e n t s e m p lo y in g 500 w o r k e r s o r m o r e
b y in d u s t r y d i v i s i o n , A t la n t a , G a . , M a y 1969)
W eek ly e a r n in g ,1
(standard )
A ve rage
w eek ly
h o u r,1

N u m b e r o f w o r k e r s r e c e i v i n g s t r a i g h t - t i m e w e e k l y e a r n in g s o f—

---1

i

$

t

(stan ard
d )

M id d le range 2

(1 0 0

HEN

1,5.50

$

$
i
$
1 3 3 .0 0 -

105
_

110
_

115
_

105

S e x , o c c u p a tio n , and in d u s t r y d i v i s io n

U ndei 100
$
and

$

110

115

120

122
27

3 9 .0

1 3 2 .5 0

1 3 3 .5 0

1 3 0 .5 0 -

1 3 9 .0 0

DRAFTSMEN, CLASS C ----- ------ --------- —

1 66

3 8 .0

1 1 5 .0 0

1 1 4 .0 0

1 0 6 .0 0 -

1 2 4 . 0 0 15

83

3 9 .5

1 2 4 .5 0 -

4

1

2

1 6 0 .0 0

-

4
22

1 S ta n d a r d h o u r s r e f l e c t th e w o r k w e e k f o r w h ic h e m p lo y e e s r e c e i v e t h e ir
c o r r e s p o n d to t h e s e w e e k l y h o u r s .
2 F o r d e fin itio n o f t e r m s , s e e fo o tn o te 2 , t a b le A - l .
3 T r a n s p o r t a t io n , c o m m u n ic a t io n , an d o th e r p u b lic u t i l i t i e s .




r e g u la r

s tr a ig h t-tim e

125

8

1
29

22

WOMEN:
NURSES, INDUSTRIAL (REGISTERED)

$

$

t

*

3

* *

*

*

*

*

140
_

1^ 5
_

150
—

155
_

1<>0 1 6 5
_
_

170
_

175
180
185
_
_
_

13G

135

145

140

150

155

16C

165

175

18C

17

2
s a la r ie s

8

11

10

20

19

1

1 6 6 .0 0

1 5 2 .0 0

I

un der

DRAFTSMEN, CLASS B ----NONMANUFACTURING:
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3

4 0 .0

$

120
125
130
135
_
_
_
_

11

5

1

2

27

20

12

170

185

190

20

1

7

5

( e x c lu s i v e o f p a y f o r

o v e r tim e at

r e g u la r a n d / o r

p r e m iu m

ra te s),

an d

th e

e a r n in g s

13

Table A-3. Office, Professional, and Technical Occupations—
Men and Women Combined
( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e w e e k ly h o u r s a n d e a r n i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a t i o n s s t u d i e d o n a n a r e a b a s i s
b y in d u str y d iv isio n , A tla n t a , G a ., M a y 1969)
A verage

O c c u p a tio n an d in d u s tr y d iv is io n

W eekly
W eekly
hours 1 earn in gs 1
(standard] (standard)

6 0 .0
6 0 .0

5 1 *5 t
9 5 .5 0

BILLERS. MACHINE I BOOMKEEPING
MACHINE I
NONMANUFACTURING

97
67

6 0 .0
3 9 .5

9 0 .5 0
8 7 .5 0

BOOKKEEPING-MACHINE OPERATORS
CLASS A -------------- —-------------------- -NONMANUFACTURING -----------------RETAIL TRADE-------------------- -

110
99
63

3 9 .5
3 9 .5
6 0 .0

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

BOOKKEEPING-MACHINE OPERATORS.
CLASS B --------- -------------------------—
MANUFACTURING ------NONMANUFACTURING WHOLESALE TRADE
FINANCE2--------------CLERKS. ACCOUNTING. CLASS A
MANUFACTURING --------NONMANUFACTURING
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3—
WHOLESALE TRADE ----RETAIL TRADE
FINANCE2

PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3RETAIL TRAOE *----- —
FINANCE2---------------—
COMPTOMETER OPERATORS
MANUFACTURING — ■
---NONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3
WHOLESALE TRADE RETAIL TRADE

335
73
262
26
72
166

3 9 .0
6 0 .0
3 9 .0
6 0 .0
6 0 .0
3 8 .0

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

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

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS. CLASS A
NONMANUFACTURING
WHOLESALE TRADE ------------RETAIL TRADE ------------------FINANCE2— ------------ ----- --------

1 .1 1 6
867
186
76
198

3 9 .5
3 9 .0
3 9 .5
6 0 .0
3 8 .5

1 1 6 .0 0
1 1 2 .0 0
1 1 0 .0 0
9 6 .0 0
9 8 .0 0

1 ,0 2 7
232
795
176
261
168
196

3 9 .5
6 0 .0
3 9 .0
3 9 .0
6 0 .0
6 0 .0
3 8 .0

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

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS. CLASS B
MANUFACTURING--------■
-----------NONMANUFACTURING
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3
WHOLESALE TRADE RETAIL TRADE ------FINANCE

1 ,2 1 5
186
1 .0 3 1
160
233
162
395

3 9 .5
6 0 .0
3 9 .0
3 8 .5
3 9 .5
6 0 .0
3 9 .5

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

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

CLERKS. F IL E . CLASS A
NONMANUFACTURING
FINANCE2-------------

175
167
53

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

9 6 .5 0
9 3 .5 0
9 5 .0 0

CLERKS. F IL E , CLASS B
MANUFACTURING
NONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S
WHOLESALE TRADE —
RETAIL TRADE --------FINANCE2- — — -----

752
99
653
69
120
136
270

3 9 .0
3 9 .5
3 9 .0
3 9 .0
6 0 .0
3 9 .5
3 7 .5

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

CLERKS, F IL E . CLASS C
NONMANUFACTURING —
WHOLESALE TRADE
FINANCE2---------------

650
616
53
366

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

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

CLERKS, ORDER
MANUFACTURING --------NONMANUFACTURING —
WHOLESALE TRADE RETAIL TRADE -------

813
202
611
652
159

6 0 .0
6 0 .0
3 9 .5
6 0 .0
3 9 .5

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




169
291
76
93
61

$
1 0 6 .5 0
1 0 1 .5 0
1 0 6 .0 0
1 2 0 .0 0
1 0 0 .0 0
1 0 6 .0 0

3 9 .5
6 0 .0
3 9 .5
6 0 .0
3 8 .5

3 9 .0
3 9 .5
3 9 .0
3 8 .5
6 0 .0
3 9 .5
3 8 .0

S e e fo o tn o te s a t en d o f ta b le .

NONM ANUFACTURING----

2

OFFICE BOYS AND 6IR LS NONMANUFACTURING ----PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3WHOLESALE TRAOE —
FINANCE2

516
81
635
73
106
166

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

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

SECRETARIES * MANUFACTURING----------NONMANUFACTURING ----PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3WHOLESALE TRADE
RETAIL TRADE
FINANCE2---- ----

3 ,6 9 1
1 ,1 6 0
2 ,3 5 1
372
561
306
961

3 9 .0
3 9 .5
3 9 .C
3 9 .0
6 0 .0
3 9 .5
3 8 .5

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

HANUFA C T U R I N G

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

O c c u p a tio n an d in d u s tr y d iv isio n

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS 3 9 .5
6 0 .0
3 9 .5
3 9 .0
3 9 .5
3 9 .5

289
106
183
55
66

2 ,3 8 3
388
1 .9 9 5
656
579
365
512

CLERKS, ACCOUNTING, CLASS B
MANUFACTURING --------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3----------WHOLESALE TRADE ------------RETAIL TRADE ------------------FINANCE2

MANUFACTURING -H----- —

W eekly
earn in gs 1
(standard)

j

AO
B

CLERKS. PAYROLL67
61

hour* 1
(standard )

OFFICE OCCUPATlpNS -^CONTINUED

OFFICE OCCUFATIONS
BILLERS* MACHINE [B ILLIN G
MACHINE*
NONMANUFACTURING —

W eekly

O c c u p a tio n an d in d u s tr y d iv is io n

183
61

122

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

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

SECRETARIES, CLASS B
MANUFACTURING ----------NONMANUFACTURING
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3
WHOLESALE TRADE RETAIL TRADE
FINANCE2----------

665
127
538
126
123
59
192

3 9 .0
3 9 .0
3 9 .0
3 9 .0
6 0 .0
6 0 .0
3 6 .0

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

W eekly
e arnings 1
(standard)

CONTINUED

SECRETARIES4 - CONTINUED

SECRETARIES. CUSS C

1 .6 1 5
535
880
163
267
106
337

3 9 .5
3 9 .5
3 9 .C
3 8 .5
6 0 .0
3 9 .5
3 9 .0

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

SECRETARIES, CLASS 0
MANUFACTURING -I-------—
NONMANUFACTURING ----PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3WHOLESALE TRADE —
RETAIL TRADE --------FINANCE2---- — — -

1,201

3 9 .0
3 9 .0
3 9 .0
3 9 .5
6 0 .0
3 9 .5
3 9 .C

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

STENOGRAPHERS, GENERAL
MANUFACTURING
NONMANUFACTURING ---PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3 WHOLESALE TRADE —
RETAIL TRADE -------FINANCE2-----

1 ,3 1 6

STENOGRAPHERS. SENIOR
NONMANUFACTURING
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3
WHOLESALE TRADE RETAIL TRADE ------FINANCE2- ---------------

1 ,2 1 5
590
169
168
65
115

MANUFACTURING r?
-----—
NONMANUFACTURING ----PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3WHOLESALE TRAOE
RETAIL TRADE ----FINANCE2'— «— — -

SWITCHBOARD OPERATORS, CLASS A -------

SECRETARIES, CLASS A
MANUFACTURING ----------NONMANUFACTURING -----

W eekly
hours 1
(standard)

605
796
78
169
106
392

211

1 ,1 0 5
602
306
126

222

66

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

101.00
111.00

3 9 .5
3 9 .5
3 9 .0
6 0 .0
3 9 .5
3 8 .5
3 9 .5

1 1 9 .0 0

112.00
1 1 8 .5 0
1 1 6 .5 0
1 0 6 .0 0
1 C 3 .0 0
1 0 5 .0 0

SWITCHBOARD OPERATORS, CLASS B
NONMANUFACTURING
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3RETAIL TRADE —
FINANCE2-------------

386
372
26

SWITCHBOARD OPERATOR-RECEPTIONISTSMANUFACTURING
NONMANUFACTURING ------------PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3--------WHOLESALE TRADE ----------FINANCE2—

685
138
367
53
175
51

3 9 .5
6 0 .0
3 9 .5
6 0 .0
6 0 .0
3 7 .5

9 5 . CO
9 2 .0 0
9 6 . OC
1 2 6 .0 0
9 3 .5 0
8 6 .5 0

TABULATING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
CLASS A
NONMANUFACTURING

167
108

3 9 .5
3 9 .5

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

205
183

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

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

TABULATING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
CLASS B ------------- --------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 3-

122
55

8 1 .5 0
6 1 .C
8 1 .5 0
6 1 .0
6 0 . 0 1 1 7 . OC
60.C
8 5 .0 0
9 1 .0 0
3 9 .C

14
Table A-3. Office, Professional, and Technical Occupations—Men and Women Combined— Continued
( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e w e e k l y h o u r s an d e a r n in g s f o r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n s s t u d ie d on a n a r e a b a s i s
b y in d u s t r y d i v i s io n , A t la n t a , G a ., M a y 1969)
Av.rag.

A ve rage

O c c u p a tio n an d in d u s tr y d iv is io n

O F F IC E

OCCUPATIONS -

N um ber
of
workers

N um ber
W eekly
W eekly
hours 1 earn in gs 1
(standard) (standard)

O c c u p a tio n an d in d u s tr y d iv isio n

O F F IC E

CONTINUED

TA BULATIN G-M ACH INE O PER A T O R S,
C L A S S C --------- -t— — — —
——
-------------- ———--------NONM ANUFACTURING -----------------------------------

3 9 .5
3 9 .5

$
9 4 .0 0
8 9 .5 0

99
88

T R A N SC R IBIN G -M A C H IN E O PERA T O RS,
G E N E R A L --------------- -------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------- —
WHOLESALE T R A D E ---------------- ■--------------F IN A N C E 2 ----------------------------------------------------

395
377
102
187

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

9 5 .5 0
9 5 .5 0
9 7 .5 0
9 0 .5 0

T Y P I S T S , C L A SS A ---------------------------------------- -MANUFACTURING -------------------------- -- ------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3------------------------------F IN A N C E 2 ----------------------------------------------------

523
85
438
59
141

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

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

OCCUPATIONS

1 ,3 5 9
124
1 ,2 3 5
171
90
1C 3
731

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

W eekly
earn in gs 1
(standard)

CONTINUED

T Y P I S T S . C L A S S B i------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------- -----P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3---------WHOLESALE TRADE -----------R E T A IL TRADE --------------- ~
F IN A N C E 2---------------------------

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

DR AFTSM EN , C L A S S A ------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------

r e g u la r

s t r a ig h t-tim e

A ve rage

O c c u p a tio n an d in d u s tr y d iv isio n

N um ber
of
w oikers

W eekly
hours 1
(standard)

W eekly
earnings 1
(standard)

P R O FE SSIO N A L AND TECH NICAL
O CCUPATIONS - CONTINUED

241
156

4 0 .0
4 0 .0

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

D RAFTSM EN , C L A SS B -------------------------------------M AN U FA C TU R IN G --------------------------- --------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 -------------------------------

433
220
213
36

40. C
4 0 .C
4 0 .0
3 9 .0

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

DR AFTSM EN , C L A S S C ------------------------------N O NM ANUFACTURING------- -------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3-------------- -----------------

453
425
57

3 9 .0
3 9 .0
38.C

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

O R A F T SM E N -T R A C E R S ---------------------------------------NONM ANUFACTURING ------------------------------------

P R O FE SSIO N A L AND TECH NICAL
OCCUPATIONS

1 S t a n d a r d h o u r s r e f l e c t th e w o r k w e e k f o r w h ic h e m p lo y e e s r e c e i v e t h e ir
c o r r e s p o n d to t h e s e w e e k l y h o u r s .
2 F in a n c e , i n s u r a n c e , an d r e a l e s t a t e .
3 T r a n s p o r t a t io n , c o m m u n ic a t io n , an d o th e r p u b lic u t i l i t i e s .
4 M a y in c lu d e w o r k e r s o th e r th a n t h o s e p r e s e n t e d s e p a r a t e l y .




-

of

W eekly
hours 1
(standard]

270
250

3 9 .C
3 9 .0

9 1 .5 0
9 1 .0 0

N U R S E S , IN D U ST R IA L (R E G I S T E R E D ) ------MANUFACTURING --------- ---------------------------------

92
53

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 i m e a t r e g u la r a n d / o r p r e m iu m

3 9 .5
4 0 .0

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

r a t e s ) , an d th e e a r n in g s

15
T a b le A-3a.

O ffice, P ro fessio n al, and T e ch n ical O c c u p a tio n s—L a rg e E stab lish m en ts—M en and W o m e n C om bin ed

( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e w e e k ly h o u r s a n d e a r n i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a t i o n s s t u d i e d in e s t a b l i s h m e n t s e m p l o y i n g 5 0 0 w o r k e r s o r m o r e
b y in d u str y d iv isio n , A tla n t a , G a ., M a y 1969)
A ve rage

O c c u p a tio n an d in d u s tr y d iv isio n

W eekly
W eekly
hours 1 e arnings 1
(standard) (standard)

A ve rage
W eekly
hours 1
(standard )

O c c u p a tio n an d in d u s tr y d iv isio n

W eekly
earn in gs 1
(standard)

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS -

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS - CONTINUED

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS

712
527
76

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

$
1 2 0 .0 0
1 1 6 . 5Q
9 4 .0 0

3 9 .0
3 8 .5

$
9 1 .0 0
8 6 .0 0

1KEYPUNCH OPERATORS, CLASS A
NONMANUFACTURING
RETAIL TRADE —

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

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

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS, CLASS B
MANUFACTURING
NONMANUFACTURING
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2
RETAIL TRADE
FINANCE3---- —

574
130
444
140
83
104

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

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

124
877
441
126
218
90

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

IO C .C O
1 0 0 .5 0
1 0 0 .0 0
1 0 2 .0 0
1 2 6 .5 0
8 6 .5 0
8 4 .5 0

OFFICE BOYS AND GIRLSNONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2

187
153
60

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

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

CLERKS, F IL E , CLASS A
NONMANUFACTURING —

123
115

3 8 .5
3 8 .5

9 3 .5 0
9 1 .5 0

SECRETARIES * MANUFACTURING
NONMANUFACTURING
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2
RETAIL TRADE
FINANCE3-------- ►

1 ,8 0 1
667
1 ,1 1 4
294
239
506

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

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

CLERKS, F IL E , CLASS B
MANUFACTURING --------NONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2
RETAIL TRADE ------FINANCE3-------------< ~

270
61
209
43
103
54

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

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

263
56
207
97
60

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

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

BOOKKEEPING—
MACHINE OPERATORS*
CLASS B ------------- H — ---------------------NONMANUFACTURING
CLERKS* ACCOUNTING*
MANUFACTURING —
NONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2--------------------- —
RETAIL TRADE------------------------------- -CLERKS. ACCOUNTING, CLASS B
MANUFACTURING--------------------NONMANUFACTURING
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2WHOLESALE TRADE
RETAIL TRADE ----FINANCE3---- -----------

82
66
462

111

351
152
109

1,001

CLERKS, F IL E , CLASS C
NONMANUFACTURING —

264
260

3 9 .0
3 9 .0

7 0 .5 0
7 0 .5 0

CLERKS, ORDER
NONMANUFACTURING
RETAIL TRADE —

144
126
126

4 0 .0
4 0 .0
4 0 .0

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

CLERKS, PAYROLL MANUFACTURING
NONMANUFACTURING
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2RETAIL TRADE —----- -

199
61
138
56
52

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

1 0 4 .5 0
1 0 6 .0 0
1 0 4 . od
1 1 7 .oq
8 9 . sq

188
159

3 8 .5
3 8 .5

9 8 .0 0 )
9 3 .0 0 1

COMPTOMETER OPERATORS
NONMANUFACTURING —

SECRETARIES, CLASS B
MANUFACTURING t --------NONMANUFACTURING ----PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2FINANCE3----------- ------SECRETARIES, CLASS C
NONMANUFACTURING
RETAIL TRADE —
FINANCE3----— — -

900
492
97
233

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

1 2 8 .0 0
1 1 9 .5 0
1 1 9 .0 0
1 0 8 .0 0

SECRETARIES, CLASS D
NONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2 RETAIL TRADE ------—
----- ~ —
FINANCE3-

577
364
55
94
199

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

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

619
58
561
328
69

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

1 0 3 .0 0 |
1 0 3 .5 0
1 0 2 .5 0
1 0 9 .0 0 1
9 3 .0 0
9 2 »5 ft!

STENOGRAPHERS. GENERAL
MANUFACTURING
NONMANUFACTURING. —
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2
RETAIL TRADE ------FINANCE3—
—

1 S t a n d a r d h o u r s r e f l e c t |th e w o r k w e e k f o r w h ic h e m p l o y e e s r e c e i v e
c o r r e s p o n d t o t h e s e w e e k ly h o u r s .
2 T r a n s p o r t a t i o n , c o m m u n i c a t io n , a n d o t h e r p u b li c u t i l i t i e s .
3 F in a n c e , in s u r a n c e , an d r e a l e s t a t e .
4 M a y in c lu d e w o r k e r s o t h e r jt h a n t h o s e p r e s e n t e d - s e p a r a t e l y .




th e ir r e g u la r

s tr a ig h t- tim e

141

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

W eekly

O c c u p a tio n an d in d u s tr y d iv isio n

W eekly

hours 1 earnings 1
(standard) (standard)

CONTINUED

STENOGRAPHERS, SENIOR
NONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2

781
218
104

SWITCHBOARD OPERATORS, CLASS A —

3 9 .5 1 2 4 .5 0
3 9 . C 1 1 4 .5 0
3 8 .5 1 1 6 .0 0
3 9 .0

1 C 7 .0 0

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

9 3 .0 0
9 3 .0 0
1 1 7 .0 0
8 3 .0 0

138
116

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

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

TRANSCRIBING-NACHINE OPERATORS,
GENERAL -------- ---------------- ------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------

77
75

3 8 .5
3 8 .5

9 3 .0 0
9 3 .0 0

jTYPISTS, CLASS A ---------------------- ----NONMANUFACTURING ------- ----------—
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2-----------------FINANCE 3------------------------------------

175
151
57
59

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

9 7 .0 0
9 4 .0 0
9 7 .0 0
9 0 .0 0

TY PIS TS, CLASS B
MANUFACTURING
NONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2
RETAIL TRADE —
FINANCE3—

418
55
363
105
98
148

3 9 .0
39.
3 8 .5
3 9 .0
3 9 .5
3 8 .0

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

126

3 9 .5

1 4 5 .5 0

30

3 9 .0

1 3 3 .0 0

84

3 9 .5

1 4 3 .0 0

SWITCHBOARD OPERATORS, CLASS B
NONMANUFACTURING
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2RETAIL TRADE -------TABULATING—
HACHINE OPERATORS,
CLASS B ------------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------------PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2-----------------

129

120
26

8 6 .5 0

86.00

PROFESSIONAL ANO TECHNICAL
OCCUPATIONS
DRAFTSMEN, CLASS B
NONMANUFACTURING:
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 2
NURSES, INDUSTRIAL (REGISTERED!

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

r a t e s ) , a n d th e e a r n i n g s

16
T a b le A -4.

M ain tenance and P o w erp lan t O ccu p atio n s

( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e h o u r l y e a r n i n g s f o r m e n in s e l e c t e d o c c u p a t i o n s s t u d i e d o n a n a r e a b a s i s
b y in d u s tr y d iv isio n , A tla n ta , G a ., M a y 1969)
N u m b e r o f w o r k e r s r e c e i v i n g s t r a i g h t - t i m e h o u r l y e a r n i n g s ol

H ourly earn in gs 1

O c c u p a tio n an d in d u s tr y d iv isio n

Num ber
of
workers

M ean2

M e d ian 2

M iddle range 2

$
1 ------- t
1 .9 0 2 .0 0
U nder 1 .8 0
i
1 .8 0 u n der

$
2 .1 0

$
2 .2 0

*
2 .3 0

$
2 .4 0

$
2 .5 0

*
2 .6 0

*
2 .7 0

*
2 .8 0

$
*
3 .0 0 3 .2 0

S
3 .4 0

t
3 .6 0

*
3 .8 0

*
4 .0 0

*
4 .2 0

S
4 .4 0

$
4 .6 0

$
4 .8 0

$
5 .0 C

3 . 2 0 3 .4 0

3 .6 0

3 8C 4 . 0 0

4 .2 0

4 .4 0

4 .6 0

4 .8 0

5 .0 0

over

and

1 .9 0

C A R P E N T E R S, MAINTENANCE --------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------R E T A IL TRADE --------------------------------

138
89
62

$
3 .9 1
4 .0 3
4 .1 4

$
4 .1 4
4 .2 3
4 .2 4

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

E L E C T R I C I A N S , MAINTENANCE ----------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NCNMANUFACTURING ----------------------------

436
346
90

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

4 .3 0
4 .6 1
4 .1 2

174
72
1C 2

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

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

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

2 .1 0

2 .2 0

2 .3 0

2 .4 0

2 .5 0

2 .6 0

2 .7 0

2 .8 0

3 .0 0

-

“

-

-

-

-

-

3
3

-

11
3
3

7
“

10
7
~

“

4
4
4

11
6
6

12
9
9

21
7
3

20
20
17

24
19
9

5
1
1

10
10
10

-

-

“

“

“

4
4
*

7
6
i

7
6
i

22
22
~

32
21
11

52
39
13

27
25
2

55
14
41

16
14
2

18
9
9

145
139
6

40
39
1

10
8
2

_

_
-

-

_
-

2
2

6
6

2
2

9
9

40
3
37

8
1
7

2
~
2

6
3
3

13
4
9

13
6
7

35
31
4

24
6
18

9
5
4

2
2

1
1
-

6

-

-

-

-

-

5

-

-

_

_

3 .7 6 - 4 .6 6
3 .7 7 - 4 .6 8
3 .7 6 - 4 .1 9

E N G IN E E R S , STATIONARY ------------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------------

2 .0 0

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

-

1

-

_

-

2
2

-

3

1

-

4

3

3

1

1

1

1

2

18
17

15
8

23
22

6
5

1
1

93

24
4

22
2

_

87
86

14
13

52
10

_

_

-

1
1

-

1
1

5
5

-

2
2

10
10

18
18

16
13

19
19

38
38

40
40

79
79

34
32

21
21

35
~

8
8

_
“

5
5
“

5
5
-

_
~
-

4
2
2
2
-

22
20
2
1
1

50
9
41
11
25

16
8
8
2
-

138
29
109
73
14

52
24
28
24
3

7C
1C
60
40
ii

93
12
81
75
6

464
5
459
458
i

152
9
143
142
1

4
4
4
-

51
18
33
33
-

-

-

15
8
7
2
-

13
13
—

-

10
10
-

-

-

-

_
-

_

16
16

5
5
“

5
5

56
48
8

40
40

18
16
2

26
26

62
57
5

97
78
19

51
42
9

99
74
25

54
34
20

53
45
8

25
14
11

64
i
63

9
7
2

67
67
-

1
1

_
-

_
-

-

-

_

10
10

_

_

_

_

_

_

_

_

4
4

_

_

_

-

31
31

_

-

1
1

_

“

7
7

_

“

8
8

_

-

14
14

“

-

-

-

-

“

_

_
“

-

_
*

_

4

2
2

_

1
1

6
5
1

_
-

-

4
3
1

5
3
2

13
12
1

8
8
*

_

-

47
1
46

-

29
21
8

3
3
-

2
2
~

5
1
4

1
1

i
i

4
4

2
2

-

14
14

-

5
5

33
33

38
38

39
39

_

-

5
5

3
3

26
26

27
27

_

9
9

99
99

21
21

_

2 .5 C

2 .0 9

1 .8 5 -

2 .9 5

5

2 .6 5
2 .6 7

2 .5 9
2 .9 3

2 .4 3 2 .1 8 -

2 .9 7
2 .9 8

_

M A C H IN IS T S , MAINTENANCE --------------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------

327
287

3 .7 3
3 .6 5

3 .8 2
3 .7 5

3 .4 4 3 .4 1 -

4 .1 5
3 .8 9

-

M ECH A N ICS, AUTOMOTIVE
(M A IN TEN A N C E! -------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFALTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 ------------------------R E T A IL TRADE ---------------------------------

1 ,1 7 1
179
992
867
62

3 .6 2
3 .2 7
3 .6 9
3 .7 9
3 .1 3

3 .8 5
3 .1 8
3 .8 8
3 .9 1
3 .1 2

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

3 .9 7
3 .7 6
3 .9 8
3 .9 9
3 .5 3

M E CH A N ICS, MAINTENANCE ----------------------MANUFACTURING --------------------- ------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------------

748
575
173

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

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

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

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

M A N U FA C TU R IN G ----------------------------------

75
75

2 .9 5
2 .9 5

3 .1 7
3 .1 7

2 .0 6 — 3 .5 5
2 .0 6 - 3 .5 5

P A IN T E R S , MAINTENANCE ------- ----------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------------

134
61
73

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

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

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

P I P E F I T T E R S , M A IN T E N A N C E---------------- * M AN U FA C TU R IN G ----------------------------------

137
137

4 .3 3
4 .3 3

4 .5 2
4 .5 2

4 .2 2 - 4 .7 0
4 .2 2 - 4 .7 0

TOOL AND D IE MAKERS ----------------------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------

190
190

4 .4 9
4 .4 9

4 .6 5
4 .6 5

4 .0 5 4 .0 5 -

-

~
_

“
_
-

-

-

-

4 .7 5
4 .7 5

E x c lu d e s p r e m iu m p a y f o r o v e r t im e an d f o r w o rk on w e e k e n d s, h o lid a y s , an d la t e s h ifts ,
F o r d e f i n it i o n o f t e r m s , s e e fo o t n o t e 2 , t a b l e A - 1.
T r a n s p o r t a t i o n , c o m m u n i c a t io n , a n d o t h e r p u b lic u t i l i t i e s .




_
-

_

57
355
168

STATIO NARY

1

“

-

21

B O ILE R ------------ —

H E L P E R S , MAINTENANCE TRADES ------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------

F IR E M E N ,

-

4

-

“

5
5

-

7
7
-

-

-

-

-

-

17
T a b le A-4a.

M ain ten an ce and P o w erp lan t O cc u p atio n s—L arge E stab lish m en ts

( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e h o u r l y e a r n i n g s f o r m e n in s e l e c t e d o c c u p a t i o n s s t u d i e d in e s t a b l i s h m e n t s e m p l o y i n g 5 0 0 w o r k e r s o r m o r e
b y in d u stry d iv isio n , A tla n ta , G a ., M ay 1969) j
N u m b e r o f w o r k e r s r e c e i v i n g s t r a i g h t - t i m e h o u r l y e a r n i n g s o f—

Hourly earnings 1

*

2 .4 0 2 *5 0
U nder
$ I
an d
2 .4 0 un der

$
4 .4 7
4 .4 8
4 .5 3

2 *6 0

2 .7 0

2 .8 0

2 .9 0

3 .0 0

3 .1 0

3 .2 0

3 .3 0

3 .4 0

3 .5 0 3 .6 0

3 .7 0

3 .8 0

3 .9 0

4 .0 0

2 . SO 2 . 6 0

O c c u p a tio n an d in d u s tr y d iv isio n

2 .7 0

2 .8 0

2 .9 0

3 .0 0

3 .1 0

3 .2 0

3 .9 0

3 .4 0

3 .6 0

3 .6 0

3 .7 0

3 .8 0

3 .9 0

4 .0 0

4 .2 0

1
1
-

-

2
—

5
-

1
-

2

-

-

-

—
-

-

~

2
—
-

4
4|
4

9
4
4

2
2
2

4
2
2

8
7
7

-

-

3
3
-

3
2
1

_
-

-

2
2
-

—
-

12\

-

4
3
1

8
5
3

24
24
-

25
24
1

1
1

_

_

-

4
2

1
1

1
1

-

-

-

“

-

-

4
3

C A R P E N T E R S, M A IN T E N A N C E -------- -----------NUNMANUFACTURING ----------------------------R E T A IL TRADE --------------------------------

12G
77
59

$
4 .0 7
4 .2 1
4 .2 1

$
4 .2 0
4 .2 7
4 .2 5

$
3 .8 6 3 .9 9 3 .9 4 -

E L E C T R I C I A N S , MAINTENANCE ----------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------------

356
286
7C

4 .3 5
4 .3 9
4 .1 6

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

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

-

-

E N G IN E E R S , S T A T IO N A R Y ------- ----------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------

92
62

4 .1 2
4 .1 1

4 .2 3
4 .2 4

3 .8 9 4 .0 9 -

4 .3 0
4 .2 9

2
2

_

_

—
-

4 .2 0

*

*

*

*

4 .4 0

4 .6 0

4 .8 0

5 .0 0

4 .4 0

4 .6 0

4 .8 0

5 .0 0

over

21
7
3

20
20
17

24
19
9

5
1
1

10
10
10

-

2
1
1

43
2
41

16
14
2

18
9
9

145
139
6

40
39
1

10
8
2

11
4

2

12
6

35
31

8
6

9
5

2
~

~

8
8

_

-

an d

1
~
1

-

*

-

-

~

u

MAINTENANCE TRADES -------------

247

2 .7 1

2 .6 4

2 .4 7 -

2 .9 6

3

89

24

22

-

1

74

12

2

19

1

M A C H IN IS T S , MAINTENANCE --------------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------

217
177

3 .9 3
3 .8 4

3 .8 7
3 .8 5

3 .7 9 3 .6 9 -

4 .3 4
4 .1 0

2
2

_

-

_

2
2

_

6
6

2
2

4
1

-

2
2

3
3

ii
ii

17
17

6
6

77
77

2
2

19
17

21
21

35

M ECH A N ICS, AUTOMOTIVE
(M AIN TENAN CE) -------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3-------------------------

492
76
416
375

3 .6 9
3 .9 1
3 .6 6
3 .6 9

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

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

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

2

1
1
-

2
2
2

14
5
9

86
8
78
67

1
1

6
2
4
2

11
5
6
1

53
5
48
39

4
4
~

49
12
37
35

134
3
131
131

41
2
39
38

22
9
13
12

4

-

51
18
33
33

7
7
—
~

M ECH A N ICS, MAINTENANCE ----------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------------

388
264
124

3 .6 7
3 .6 2
3 .7 8

3 .7 2
3 .4 9
4 .1 0

3 .2 7 3 .2 5 3 .3 6 -

6

34
15
19

27
25
2

4
4

6

•
6

47
45
2

17
13
4

3
1
2

64
1
63

7
5
2

65
65

1
1

“

_
'-

-

57
53
4

3 .1 6
3 .1 6

3 .5 3
3 .5 3

2 .9 5 2 .9 5 -

-

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

54
54

"

-

1
1

1
1

30
30

4
4

P A IN T E R S , MAINTENANCE ------------------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------

75
57

4 .1 3
4 .1 0

1
1

•

-

-

3
3

11
11

2
1

8
8

-

29
21

3
3

2
2

5

~

2
-

_

-

4
3

-

~

P I P E F I T T E R S , MAINTENANCE ------------------M A N U FA CTU RING -------------------------------- -

137
137

2
2

2
2

_

2

-

-

13
13

1
1

_

_

38
38

39
39

_

-

33
33

_

-

5
5

”

TOOL AND D IE M A K E R S ----------- ----------------M A N U FA C TU RIN G -------------------- — ■ »— —

165
165

1
1

2
2

7
7

14
14

12
12

_

9
9

99
99

21
21

H ELPERS,

1
2
3
4

~

2
2

2
2
1

4 .1 6
4 .3 9
4 .1 5

1
1
-

10
10
-

4
2

5
5
-

1
1
-

11
8
3

11
5

3 .5 7
3 .5 7

410
10

-

_

_

-

-

“

“

“

8
8

4 .4 1
4 .0 9

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

2
2

_

-

1
-

2
1

-

_

4 .3 3
4 .3 3

4 .5 2
4 .5 2

4 .2 2 - 4 .7 0
4 .2 2 - 4 .7 0

-

_

_

”

*

1
1

4 .5 8
4 .5 8

4 .6 8
4 .6 8

4 .5 6 4 .5 6 -

6

-

4 .7 6
4 .7 6

E x c lu d e s p r e m iu m p a y f o r o v e r t im e an d f o r w o rk on w e e k e n d s , h o lid a y s , an d la t e s h if t s .
F o r d e f i n it i o n o f t e r m s , s e e fo o t n o t e 2 , t a b l e A - l .
T r a n s p o r t a t i o n , | c o m m u n i c a t io n , a n d o t h e r p u b li c u t i l i t i e s .
A ll w o r k e r s w e r e a t $ 1 .8 0 to $ 1 .9 0 .




_

2
2
2

-

6

-

1
1

6
5
1
4

6

-

2

-

4
4

”

~
_

“

_

-

1

-

1 8

Table A-5. Custodial and Material Movement Occupations
(A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t i m e h o u rly e a r n in g s fo r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
b y in d u s tr y d iv is io n , A tla n ta , G a ., M ay 1969)
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 i g h t - t i m e h o u r ly e a r n in g s o f—

Hourly earnings 2
i
1 .6 0

5

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

U nder
workers

Mean3

Median3

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

$
1 .6 4 1 .8 6 1 .6 3 -

$
1 .9 0
3 .7 0
1 .6 9

—
—

3 .5 1 -

3 .7 4

-

GUARDS AND WATCHMEN ---------------------------—
MANUFACTURING —--------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------—
-----------

1 ,4 7 5
294
1 ,1 8 1

$
1 .9 8
2 .8 8
1 .7 5

GUARDS:
MANUFACTURING -------------------------- ----------

195

3 .4 1

3 .5 7

WATCHMEN:
MANUFACTURING -----------------------------------

Middle range3

i
1 .7 0

S
1 .8 0

i
1 .9 0

2 .0 0

$
2 .1 0

*
2 .2 0

$
2 .3 0

$
2 .4 0

$
2 .5 0

$
2 . 60

$
s
2 .7 0 2 .8 0

$
2 .9 0

*
3 . 00

*
3 .1 C

s
3 .2 0

$
3 .3 0

*
3 .4 0

$
3 .6 C

$
3 .8 0

*
4 .0 0

1 .7 0

Number

1 .8 0

1 .9 0

2 .0 0

2 .1 0

2 .2 0

2 .3 0

2 .4 0

2 .5 0

2 .6 0

2 . 70

2 .8 0 2 .9 0

3 .0 0

3 . 10

3 .2 0

3 .3 0

3 .4 C

3 .6 C

3 .8 0

4 .0 0

4 .2 C

955
20
935

111
31
80

43
36
7

39
6
33

10
4
6

10
4
6

-

12

2

-

-

and
under

*
1 .6 0

18
11
7

-

2

99

1 .8 3

1 .8 3

1 .7 3 -

1 .9 2

-

20

19

34

11

4

JANITORS, PORTERS, AND CLEANERS ----MANUFACTURING -----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------- --------PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 4------- ----------------WHOLESALE TRADE --------------------------RETAIL TRADE --------------------------------FINANCE5— ------------------------------- ---------

4 ,6 7 9
1 ,1 9 2
3 ,4 8 7
333
54
486
486

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

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

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

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

89
-

2078
86
1992
117
288

508
144
364
-

414
140
274
5
79
98

188
59
129
31
10
30
34

184
127
57
—

10
74
44

250
95
155
26
11
86
5

JANITORS, PORTERS, AND CLEANERS
CWOMEN!--------------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING -----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------- ------------RETAIL TRADE ---------------------------------FINANCE5--------------------------------------------

1 ,9 3 3
141
1 ,7 9 2
63
375

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

1 .6 7
1 .7 4
1 .6 7
1 .7 6
1 .6 7

1
1
1
1
1

.6 4 .6 6 .6 3 .6 6 .6 4 -

1 .7 2
1 .8 6
1 .7 1
1 .8 9
1 .7 2

6
-

1355
55
1300
18
262

374
38
336
16
98

44
22
22
9
2

32
6
26
5
4

16
2
14
3

LABORERS, MATERIAL HANOLING -------------MANUFACTURING -----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING----------------*---------- —
PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S -----------------------—
WHOLESALE TRADE ------- -------------------RETAIL TRADE -------------------- --------------

3 , 8G 2
1 ,5 0 4
2 ,2 9 6
48C
979
839

2 .2 4
2 .1 9
2 .2 7
3 .3 0
1 .9 4
2 .0 7

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

1
1
1
3
1
1

.7
.8
.7
.3
.7
.7

9
4
7
1
3
7

-

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

304
46
258

709
273
436

534
147
387
5
198
184

326
208
118
10
90
18

ORDER F IL L E R S ------------------------------ --------MANUFACTURING---------------—
NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------------WHOLESALE TRADE------------------ -------RETAIL TRADE----------------------- — ------

1 ,3 7 2
479
893
359
531

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

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

2
2
2
2
2

.0
.0
.1
.0
.1

9
5
0
6
8

-

2
3
2
2
2

36
23
13
10
3

22

972
PACKERS, SHIPPING ------------— ----------- —
593
MANUFACTURING ------- —------- ■
---------------379
NONMANUFACTURING —------- —------------ * 312
WHOLESALE TRADE---------— ------------57
RETAIL TRADE ----------------------------------

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

2 .2 6
2 .2 8
2 .1 9
2 .1 8
2 .2 4

2
2
1
1
2

.0
.0
.9
.8
.0

1
3
0
9
3

-

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

75
58
17
10
7

PACKERS, SHIPPING (W OM EN!---------------—
MANUFACTURING --------------------------------- —
NONMANUFACTURING--------------- -------------RETAIL TRADE ------------------------------- —

897
715
18 2
116

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

1 .9 9
1 .9 7
2 .0 7
2 .0 4

1 .8 4 1 .8 3 1 .8 8 1 .8 3 -

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

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

467
160
307
95
210

2
2
2
2
2

7
4
3
6
0

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

2
2
2
2
2

3
3
2
2
3

SHIPPING CLERKS--------------- — — --------- —
MANUFACTURING — ----—
NONMANUFACTURING --------— '—
— -WHOLESALE TRADE ------------------------- -

170

2 .7 4
2 .9 4
2 .6 3
2 .6 4

2 .6 9

2 .4 8 -

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

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

See footnotes at end of table.




59
111

95

.6
.9
.5
.3
.6

.1
.4
.1
.1
.0

7
1
1
4
9

-

.7 7
.3 4
.7 5
.4 9
.7 8

.2
.6
.7
.5
.2

3
3
9
7
5

2 .9 8

89
“

6
5

_
-

-

-

_
—
-

—
~
22

22

-

2

-

15
1
14

1

1

1
99
7
92
79
~

15
2

29
10
19
14
1
4
~

40
40
37
3

6
—

7
-

7
~

30
-

3
-

6
1
5

7
3
“

7
~
1

23
1
22
1

30
1

3
2

15
2
13

316
228
88
12
39
37

175
115
60
9
19
32

248
104
144
11
42
91

135
29
L06

63
27
36

91
38
53

72
34

36

79
57
22
4
11
7

84
43
41
26
13

236
68
168
85
82

87
38
49
10
39

107
39
68
50
18

76
28
48
27
21

105
1C
95
66
29

101
37
64
32
32

106
25
81
80
1

48
42
6

62
58
4

134
106
28

29
24
5

2

6

2

18

85
37
48
46
2

155
154
1

-

106
18
88
82
6

147
125
22
22

148
120
28
28

149
134
15
5

195
159
36
10

73
52
21
11

33
4
29
9

87
80
7
7

7
-

11
6
5
5
-

30
30

55
5
50
20
29

12
1
11

-

43
24
19
15

IT
9
8
6

30

32
3
29
12
17

11

4

2

1

5

4

13

1
-

5

-

25
-

10
10

10
3
7

29
1
28

-

3

1

16
-

46
27
19
13
6

62
62
-

-

5
2
3

80
77
3

66
66
~

12
12
“

-

1

23
12
11

-

12

2

77

66

12

-

207
199
8
-

61
56
5

-

1
-

1

109
23
86
58
1
18
~

-

6
6

-

4
1
3

92
36
56
35
5
10
5

262
174

—
-

4

14
3
11

4

-

_
—
—
-

3

4
—

144
69
75
18
~

170
88

-

16
4
12

-

_

-

—
-

—
-

-

“

7
7

—

—
-

—

18
4

4

—
*

-

5

4

1
25
10

2

2
*“

-

-

6
7

6

-

—

11

-

53
35

5
30

-

30
9
7

2

4

-

_
-

8
-

i

-

-

-

-

_

_

_

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

~

-

63
52
11
5
5
1

2
2

13
13

62
48
14
9

17
12
5

24
17
7

-

68
41
27
24

58
62

-

5

5

6
~

3

31

18
10
8

71

4

1

-

-

-

71

4

1

~

-

-

8

71

4

3
3

4
4
-

_
-

38
38

_
-

16
8
2
6

-

_

~

-

_

_
-

-

-

-

2

21

120

21

120

u
9
193
25
168
111
157
li
1
1

5
26
8
18
26
10
16
10
6

1

1

236
45
191
184

75

69
6
4

199

_

199
198

6
i

2
49
15
34
34

85
85

_
~
-

1

31
30
1

~

-

~

“

-

_

_

-

-

_
~
~

1

_
~
-

-

-

85
3
82
82

14
14

-

-

-

_
-

_
-

19
1
18

68
55
13

4
-

_
“

—

-

1

5

2

5

4

9

5

5

-

-

-

—

-

5

_
—

5

4
4

9
9

1
1

5
5

47
11
36
21
15

31
16
15
15

21
21
B
13

21
19
2
2

8
5
3
-

6

i
i

27

6
6

-

27

7
4
3

-

-

-

-

“

3

27

2

18

13

23
6
17

16
3
13

11

7
7

18

1
1

16
16

3

—

-

10

11

14
11

-

10

25
10
15
15

'

'

_

2
2

-

5

25
25

1
1

11

—

4

i
i

-

-

_

i

4

4
1
1

-

“

19

Table A-5. Custodial and Material Movement Occupations— Continued
(A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t i m e h o u rly e a r n in g s fo r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
b y in d u s tr y d iv isio n , A tla n ta , G a ., M ay 1969)
Hourly ea mings z

N um be r of w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t - tim e h o u rly e a r n in g s o f —

of
workers

S

$

$
1.8 0

$
1 . 90

*
2 .0 0

*
2 .1 0

s
2 .2 0

S
2 .3 0

*
2 .4 0

$
2 .5 0

S
2 .6 0

i
2 .7 0

$
2 . 90

*
3 .0 0

s
3 .1 0

t
3 . 20

*
3 .3 0

t
3 .4 C

3 .6 C

s
3 .8 0

$

2 .8 C

1 .7 0

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

$
1 .7 0

1 .8 0

1 .9 0

2 . 00

2 .1 0

2 .2 0

2 .3 0

2 .4 0

2 .5 0

2 .6 0

2 .7 0

2 .8 0

2 .9 0

3 . 00

3 .1 C

3 .2 C

3 . 30

3 .4 C

3 .6 0

3 .8 0

4 .0 C

4 .2 C

-

-

-

-

25

26
26

16
15
1

19
19
~

-

-

12
11
1

11
11

-

31
16
15

53
53

-

17
17
-

12
12

-

13
12
1

~
-

165
7
158
-

253
66
187
~

130
34
96
-

59
26
33
-

50
17
33
~

318
132
186
-

73
25
48
~

288
181
107
~

Ill

55
41

11
20

33
~

81
103

46
2

62
9

52
37

69
13
56
52
4

282
-

153
26

116
34
82
33
46

99

33
125

340
17
323
187
124
12

84
15
69
46
5
18

207
38
169
142
25
2

614
13
601
454
18
129

430
4
426
378
22
26

15
-

2

_

$
1 .6 0

Number
Mean3

Median3

Middle range3

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

238
167
71

$
3 .1 1
3 .1 4
3 .0 4

$
3 .1 3
3 .2 9
2 .9 8

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

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

TRUCKDRIVERS6 ----------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 4-------------------------WHOLESALE TRADE --------------------------RETAIL TRADE ---------------------------------

5 ,5 3 4
664
4 ,8 7 0
3 ,2 1 6
794
747

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

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

2
2
2
3
1
1

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

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

7
0
3
3
2
6

-

t
1 . 60

18
18
~
10

and
u n der

TRUCKDRIVERS, LIGHT (UNDER
1 - 1 / 2 TONSI ---------------------------------------MANUFACTURING----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------WHOLESALE TRADE --------------------------RETAIL TRADE ---------------------------------

1 ,0 3 1
126
9C 5
433
342

2 .1 9
2 .2 6
2 .1 8
2 .1 0
2 .1 1

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

1 .8
2 .1
1 .7
1 .9
1 .6

TRUCKDRIVERS, MEDIUM ( 1 - 1 / 2 TO
AND INCLUDING 4 TONS) ------------------MANUFACTURING -----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 4------------------------WHOLESALE TRADE --------------------------RETAIL TRADE----------------------------------

2 ,4 9 5
186
2 .3 C 9
1 ,8 0 0
238
214

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

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

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

-

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

1 ,7 4 4
1 ,6 5 2
1 ,3 4 2
123
187

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

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

3
3
3
2
3

,4
.4
.7
.6
.1

0
6
3
8
2

-

3 .8 6
3 .8 6
3 .8 8
3 .4 9
3 .5 4

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

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

2
2
2
3
2
2

.3
.2
.4
.7
.0
.7

0
6
1
6
7
3

-

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

_

_

~

-

P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 4------------ ------------W H O L E SA L E T R A D E --------------------------R E T A I L T R A D E ---------------- -----------------

1 ,4 5 4
980
474
114
220
140

~

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

62

3 .2 0

3 .1 9

2 .8 6 -

3 .5 2

"

-

T R U C K D R IV E R S , H EA V Y (O V E R 4 T O N S ,
T R A IL E R T Y P E ) --------------------------------- —

NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 4 -------------------------W H O L E SA L E T R A D E -------------------------—
R E T A I L T R A D E ------------------- -------------T RU C KERS,

POWER ( F O R K L I F T )

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

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

1
2
3
4
5
6

06806-

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

18
18
-

127
2
125
-

10

125

_

33
~

-

33

“

110
-

85
11
74
33
41

40
7
33
11
20

131
5
126
114
12

44
11
33
33

93
16
77
~

35
13
22

15
15
-

77

22

-

88
12
76
66
10
~

110
76
26

-

33

~

“

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

“

-

37
27
10
10

_

4

-

-

86
76
10
10

47
47

-

-

-

140
62
78
71
5

29
7
22
22

6
6
-

102
~

-

“

_

102
-

67
11
56
-

27
16
11
-

1C
92

24
2

-

46
~

8
“

60
5
36

5
4
i

2
-

i
“

-

-

_

2
i

i

27
25
-

i

2

21

-

15

2

29

“

~

~

189
189
147
~
1

54
15
39
32
4
3

163
38
125
121
4

386
-

168
168
142
26

910

_

84
84
4

15
15
14
i

42
42
21
21

258
258
236
22

80

“

-

186
186
98
18
70

“

862
860
848
6
6

44
21
23

30
28
2

3
2
1

103
90
13
12

81
81

-

-

~
-

-

-

-

“

~

_

38

12

1

6

-

25

-

-

“

32
27
5
5

77
62
15
-

135
122
13
13

68
10
58
-

116
113
3
-

16
9
7
-

1

1C3
56
47

”

15

~

3

7

55
25
3C
3
2
25

-

-

-

-

-

25

-

15

i
-

-

1
-

1

_

9

65
13
52
52
-

53
38

—

-

-

9

i
-

-

—

-

-

4
4
~
-

26
25

12
12

2
1821
26
1795
1728
6
61

35
6
29

-

-

58

9

2

~

-

_

76
6

9C

_

_

27
-

282
151

“

-

-

-

60
-

-

_

-

-

-

-

99
44
17
36

25

-

-

-

36
3
33

18
9
9
9

18
-

~

44
18
26
-

-

48
10

12
99
~

1
1

18
6
12

-

88
30
58

-

110
12
98
62
“

121
121
121

~

D ata lim it e d to m e n w o r k e r s e x c e p t w h ere o th e r w ise in d ic a te d .
E x c lu d e s p r e m iu m p a y f o r o v e r t im e and f o r w o rk on w e e k e n d s, h o lid a y s , and la te s h if t s .
F o r d e fin itio n of t e r m s , s e e fo o tn o te 2 , ta b le A - l .
T r a n s p o r t a t io n , co m m u n ic a tio n , and o th er p u b lic u t il it i e s .
F in a n c e , in s u r a n c e , an d r e a l e s t a t e .
In clu d e s a ll d r i v e r s , a s d e fin e d , r e g a r d l e s s of s i z e and ty p e of tr u c k o p e r a te d .




4 .0 C

1
1

~

-

4
4

4

-

-

~

47

64
60
4

23

2

1

268
235
33
18
14
1

-

-

7

2

10

18

~
~

64

-

“

386
356
30

-

-

21
-

910
859
51

81

-

-

_
_

-

1

2 0

Table A-5a. Custodial and Material Movement Occupations—
Large Establishments
( A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t im e h o u rly e a r n in g s fo r s e le c te d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d in e s ta b lis h m e n ts em p lo y in g 500 w o r k e r s o r m o re
b y in d u s tr y d iv isio n , A tla n ta , G a. , M ay 1969)
Hourly ea mings 2

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

Number
of
workers

Mean3

Median3

Middle range3

T ------ i
T a I * 60 1 . 7 0
T
1
and
t
1 . 6 0 u n d er
1 . 7 0 1 .8 0

GUAROS AND W A T C H M E N ----------------MA NU 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 --------- --- ----GUARDS:
M A N U FA CT UR IN G ---------------------

368
218
150

$
2.99
3.26
2.60

$
3.21
3.56
2.72

$
2.373.252.09-

$
3.58
3.73
3.03

_

_

-

-

—

~

14
12
2

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 i m e h o u rly e a r n in g s of—
l
$
*
*
I
i
i
i
1—
»
i
$
$
*
1 . 8 0 1 . 90 2 . 0 0 2 . 1 0 2 . 2 0 2 . 3 0 2 . 4 0 2 . 5 0 2 . 6 0 2 . 7 0 2 . 80 2 . 9 0 3 . 00 3 . 1 0

t
*
3 .2 0 3 .3 0

3 .4 0 3 .5 0

1 . 9 0 2 . 00 2 . 1 0

3 .3 0 3 .4 0

3 .5 0

12
10
2

10
5
5

37
4
33

10
4
6

2 . 3 0 2 . 4 0 2 . 50 2 . 6 0
4
4

8
1
7

4
4

14
3
11

2 . 70 2 . 8 0
4
1
3

15
1
14

2 . 9C 3 . 0 0
10
10

10
3
7

3 . 10 3 .2 C
29
1
28

184

3.50

3.58

3.52- 3.75

-

-

8

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

2

-

1

-

3

1

1,811
592
1,219
276
246

2 .2 0
2.77
1.92
2.44
2.04

1.96
3.12
1.75
2.49
1.96

1.672.061.652.341.81-

2.69
3.25
2.26
2.58
2.24

30
30

568
23
545

115
49
66

72
12
60
26
26

74
34
40
7
25

60
13
47

54
7
47
35
10

84
6
78
51
18

83
83
79
2

19
19
14
4

40
—
1
40
37
3

10
10
2
6

28
21
7

62
62
-

22

49
13
36
18
15

JANITORS, PORTERS, AND CLEANERS
(W OM ENI------------------ ----- -------------- ------------M A N U FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G --------- --------

448
84
364

1.94
2.0C
1.93

1.77
1.73
1.77

1.72- 1.98
1 .66- 1.90
1.73- 1.99

_

6

3

7

30

3

_

-

-

-

-

3

7

30

3

15
2
13

_

6

23
1
22

LABORERS, MA TERIAL HAND LI NG -------M A NU FA CT UR IN G -------------- ------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG ----------------PUBLIC UTIL IT IE S*--------------RE TA IL T R A D E ------ --- 7---------

1,670
664
1,006
434
570

2.57
2.37
2.70
3.37
2.18

2.41
2.15
2 .6 8
3.39
2 .2 2

1.951.931.993.331.76-

3.32
2.95
3.38
3.70
2.51

-

60
24
36
~
36

10
2
8
4
4

91
38
53
53

9
9
4
5

64
64
62

ORDER F I L L E R S -- 1 -------------- ----N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------RETAIL TRADE --------------------

597
471
471

2.78
2.61
2.61

2.75
2.72
2.72

2. 46— 3*06
2.37- 2.79
2.37- 2.79

PACKERS, S H IP PI NG -------------------M A NU FA CT UR IN G ---------------------

159
119

2.25
2.25

2.17
2 .1 1

2 .02- 2.38
2.0 1- 2.37

_

RECE IV IN G CLERKS --------------------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG ----------------RETAIL TRADE --------------------

242
165
164

2 .8 8
2.65
2.65

3.22
2.39
2.39

2.14- 3.62
2.04- 3.29
2.04- 3.29

-

T R U C K D R I V E R S 5 --- --------------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG ----------------PUBLIC UT IL IT IE S*------- -------RETAIL TRADE --------------------

1,518
171
1,347
993
332

3.45
3.05
3.5C
3.51
3.44

3.51
3.23
3.55
3.8C
3.54

3.162.633.183.183.17-

3.85
3.39
3.85
3.86
3.62

TR UCKDRIVERS, LIGHT CUNDER
1-1/2 T O N S ) --------------- -------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG -------- <
--------

127
1C1

2.84
2.99

2.71
2.77

2.61- 3.29
2.67- 3.52

_

TR UCKDRIVERS, ME DI UM (1-1/2 TO
AND INCLUDING 4 TONS) ----------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG -----------------PU BL IC U T IL IT IE S*--------------RETAIL TRADE --------------------

861
769
645
124

3.44
3.48
3.45
3.61

3.37
3.39
3.36
3.66

3.163.173.163.55-

3.84
3.85
3.84
3.94

TR UC KDRIVERS, HEAVY (OVER 4 TONS,
TR AI LE R TYPE) --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----------------PU BL IC UT IL IT IE S*------ I
--------

491
473
295

3.60
3.63
3.80

3.81
3.81
3.86

3.34- 3.87
3.39- 3.88
3.82- 3.90

TRUCKERS, POWER (FORKLIFT) --------M A N U FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG --------- -------PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S*--------------RETAIL TRADE --------------------

681
536
145
33
112

3.10
3.09
3.13
3.73
2.96

3.25
3.51
2.98
3.81
2.95

2.672.392.903.752 .88-

1
2
3
4
5

3.58
3.58
3.20
3.86
3.10

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44
41
3
3

62
48
14
9
5

17
12
5
5
4
4
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67
67
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8
2
6
4
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19

182
48
134
134

121
78
43
5
38

52
34
18
10
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124
106
18
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17

102
81
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108
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91
91

54
20
34
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87
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58
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42
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39
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32
32
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30
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8
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71
71
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E x c lu d e s p r e m iu m p a y fo r o v e r t im e and fo r w o rk on w e e k e n d s, h o lid a y s , and la te s h if ts .
F o r d e fin itio n of t e r m s , s e e fo o tn o te 2, ta b le A - l .
T r a n s p o r t a t io n , c o m m u n ic atio n , and o th e r pu b lic u t il it i e s .
I n c lu d e s a l l d r i v e r s , a s d e fin e d , r e g a r d l e s s o f s i z e an d ty p e o f tr u c k o p e r a te d .




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JANITORS, PORTERS, AN D CLEA NE RS --M A N U FA CT UR IN G -------- ------------N O N M A N U F A C T U R I N G --------- ------- PUBLIC UT IL IT IE S*------- — ----RETAIL TRADE --------------------

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

OFFICE
B IL L E R ,

CLERK,

M A C H IN E

B i l l e r , m a c h in e ( b il lin g m a c h in e ) . U s e s a s p e c i a l b il lin g m a c h in e (M o o n H o p k in s , E l l i o t t
F i s h e r , B u r r o u g h s , e t c . , w h ich a r e c o m b in a t io n ty p in g a n d a d d in g m a c h in e s ) to p r e p a r e b i l l s
a n d in v o i c e s f r o m c u s t o m e r s ' p u r c h a s e o r d e r s , in t e r n a l l y p r e p a r e d o r d e r s , sh ip p in g m e m o ­
r a n d u m s , e t c . U s u a l l y i n v o l v e s a p p lic a t i o n o f p r e d e t e r m in e d d is c o u n t s a n d sh ip p in g c h a r g e s ,
a n d e n t r y o f n e c e s s a r y e x t e n s i o n s , w h ic h m a y o r m a y n o t b e c o m p u te d on th e b il lin g m a c h in e ,
a n d t o t a l s w h ic h a r e a u t o m a t i c a l l y a c c u m u l a t e d b y m a c h in e . T h e o p e r a t io n u s u a l l y in v o l v e s
a l a r g e n u m b e r o f c a r b o n c o p i e s o f th e b i l l b e in g p r e p a r e d a n d i s o fte n d o n e on a f a n f o ld
m a c h in e .

C l a s s C . P e r f o r m s r o u t in e f il in g o f m a t e r i a l th a t h a s a l r e a d y b e e n c l a s s i f i e d o r w h ich
i s e a s i l y c l a s s i f i e d in a s i m p le s e r i a l c l a s s i f i c a t i o n s y s t e m ( e . g . , a lp h a b e t i c a l , c h r o n o lo g ic a l,
o r n u m e r i c a l ) . A s r e q u e s t e d , l o c a t e s r e a d i l y a v a i l a b l e m a t e r i a l in f i l e s a n d f o r w a r d s m a ­
t e r i a l ; a n d m a y f i l l o u t w ith d r a w a l c h a r g e . P e r f o r m s s i m p le c l e r i c a l a n d m a n u a l t a s k s r e ­
q u i r e d to m a in t a in a n d s e r v i c e f i l e s .
CLERK,

O RD ER

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

B O O K K E E P IN G - M A C H I N E O P E R A T O R
O p e r a t e s a b o o k k e e p in g m a c h in e (R e m in g to n R a n d , E l l i o t t F i s h e r , S u n d s t r a n d , B u r r o u g h s ,
N a tio n a l C a s h R e g i s t e r , w ith o r w ith o u t a t y p e w r it e r k e y b o a r d ) to k e e p a r e c o r d o f b u s i n e s s
tr a n s a c tio n s .
C la ss A .
K e e p s a s e t o f r e c o r d s r e q u i r i n g a k n o w le d g e o f a n d e x p e r i e n c e in b a s i c
b o o k k e e p in g p r i n c i p l e s , a n d f a m i l i a r i t y w ith th e s t r u c t u r e o f th e p a r t i c u l a r a c c o u n t in g s y s t e m
u s e d . D e t e r m i n e s p r o p e r r e c o r d s a n d d is t r i b u t i o n o f d e b it a n d c r e d i t i t e m s to b e u s e d in e a c h
p h a s e o f th e w o r k .
M a y p r e p a r e c o n s o l id a t e d r e p o r t s , b a l a n c e s h e e t s , a n d o th e r r e c o r d s
b y h and.

CLERK,

PAYRO LL

C o m p u t e s w a g e s o f c o m p a n y e m p l o y e e s a n d e n t e r s th e n e c e s s a r y d a t a o n th e p a y r o l l
s h e e t s . D u t ie s in v o lv e : C a lc u la t i n g w o r k e r s ' e a r n i n g s b a s e d on ti m e o r p r o d u c tio n r e c o r d s ; a n d
p o s t in g c a l c u l a t e d d a t a on p a y r o l l s h e e t , sh o w in g i n f o r m a t io n su c h a s w o r k e r 's n a m e , w o r k in g
d a y s , t i m e , r a t e , d e d u c t io n s f o r in s u r a n c e , a n d t o t a l w a g e s d u e . M a y m a k e o u t p a y c h e c k s a n d
a s s i s t p a y m a s t e r in m a k in g u p a n d d i s t r i b u t i n g p a y e n v e l o p e s .
M a y u s e a c a l c u l a t i n g m a c h in e .

C l a s s B . K e e p s a r e c o r d o f one o r m o r e p h a s e s o r 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 l l y
r e q u ir i n g li t t l e k n o w le d g e o f b a s i c b o o k k e e p in g . P h a s e s o r s e c t i o n s in c lu d e a c c o u n t s p a y a b le ,
p a y r o l l , c u s t o m e r s ' a c c o u n t s (n o t in c lu d in g a s i m p le ty p e o f b i l l i n g 'd e s c r i b e d u n d e r b i l l e r ,
m a c h in e ) , c o s t d is t r i b u t i o n , e x p e n s e d is t r i b u t i o n , in v e n t o r y c o n t r o l , e t c . M a y c h e c k o r a s s i s t
in p r e p a r a t i o n o f t r i a l b a l a n c e s a n d p r e p a r e c o n t r o l s h e e t s f o r th e a c c o u n t in g d e p a r t m e n t .

CO M PTO M ETER O PERATOR
P r i m a r y d u ty i s to o p e r a t e a C o m p t o m e t e r to p e r f o r m m a t h e m a t ic a l c o m p u t a t i o n s . T h is
jo b i s n o t to b e c o n f u s e d w ith th a t o f s t a t i s t i c a l o r o th e r ty p e o f c l e r k , w h ich m a y in v o lv e f r e ­
q u e n t u s e o f a C o m p t o m e t e r b u t , in w h ic h , u s e o f t h is m a c h in e i s in c id e n t a l to p e r f o r m a n c e o f
o th e r d u t i e s .

A C C O U N T IN G

C l a s s A . U n d e r .g e n e r a l d i r e c t i o n o f a b o o k k e e p e r o r a c c o u n t a n t , h a s r e s p o n s i b i l i t y f o r
k e e p in g one o r m o r e s e c t i o n s o f a c o m p le t e s e t o f b o o k s o r r e c o r d s r e la t in g to o n e p h a s e
o f a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t 's b u s i n e s s t r a n s a c t i o n s . W o rk i n v o l v e s p o s tin g a n d b a l a n c in g s u b s i d i a r y
l e d g e r o r l e d g e r s su c h a s a c c o u n t s r e c e i v a b l e o r a c c o u n t s p a y a b le ; e x a m in in g a n d c o d in g
in v o i c e s o r v o u c h e r s w ith p r o p e r a c c o u n t in g d is t r i b u t i o n ; a n d r e q u i r e s ju d g m e n t a n d e x p e r i ­
e n c e in m a k in g p r o p e r a s s i g n a t i o n s a n d a l l o c a t i o n s . M a y a s s i s t in p r e p a r i n g , a d ju s t i n g , a n d
c l o s i n g jo u r n a l e n t r i e s ; a n d m a y d i r e c t c l a s s B a c c o u n t in g c l e r k s .

KEYPUNCH O PERATO R
C l a s s A . O p e r a t e s a n u m e r ic a l a n d / o r a l p h a b e t i c a l o r c o m b in a t io n k e y p u n c h m a c h in e to
t r a n s c r i b e d a t a f r o m v a r i o u s s o u r c e d o c u m e n t s to k e y p u n c h ta b u la t in g c a r d s . P e r f o r m s s a m e
t a s k s a s lo w e r le v e l k e y p u n c h o p e r a t o r b u t, in a d d it io n , w o r k r e q u i r e s a p p lic a t i o n o f c o d in g
s k i l l s a n d th e m a k in g o f s o m e d e t e r m i n a t i o n s , f o r e x a m p le , l o c a t e s o n th e s o u r c e d o c u m e n t
th e i t e m s to b e p u n c h e d ; e x t r a c t s in f o r m a t io n f r o m s e v e r a l d o c u m e n t s ; a n d s e a r c h e s f o r a n d
i n t e r p r e t s in f o r m a t io n on th e d o c u m e n t to d e t e r m in e in f o r m a t io n to b e p u n c h e d . M a y t r a i n
i n e x p e r ie n c e d o p e r a t o r s .

C l a s s B . U n d e r s u p e r v i s i o n , p e r f o r m s one o r m o r e r o u t in e a c c o u n t in g o p e r a t io n s su c h
a s p o s t in g s i m p le jo u r n a l v o u c h e r s o r a c c o u n t s p a y a b le v o u c h e r s , e n t e r in g v o u c h e r s in
v o u c h e r r e g i s t e r s ; r e c o n c il in g b a n k a c c o u n t s ; a n d p o s t in g s u b s i d i a r y l e d g e r s c o n t r o l le d b y
g e n e r a l l e d g e r s , o r p o s t in g s i m p le c o s t a c c o u n t in g d a t a . T h is jo b d o e s n o t r e q u i r e a k n o w l­
e d g e o f a c c o u n t in g a n d b o o k k e e p in g p r i n c i p l e s b u t i s fo u n d in o f f i c e s in w h ic h th e m o r e r o u t in e
a c c o u n t in g w o r k i s su b d iv id e d on a fu n c tio n a l b a s i s a m o n g s e v e r a l w o r k e r s .




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

C l a s s B . S o r t s , c o d e s , a n d f i l e s u n c l a s s i f i e d m a t e r i a l b y s i m p le ( s u b j e c t m a t t e r ) h e a d ­
in g s “ o r - p a r t l y c l a s s i f i e d m a t e r i a l b y f i n e r s u b h e a d in g s . P r e p a r e s s i m p le r e l a t e d in d e x a n d
c r o s s - r e f e r e n c e a i d s . A s r e q u e s t e d , l o c a t e s c l e a r l y id e n t ifie d m a t e r i a l in f i l e s a n d f o r w a r d s
m a te r ia l.
M a y p e r f o r m r e l a t e d c l e r i c a l t a s k s r e q u i r e d to m a in t a in a n d s e r v i c e f i l e s .

B i l l e r , m a c h in e ( b o o k k e e p in g m a c h in e ) . U s e s a b o o k k e e p in g m a c h in e ( S u n d s t r a n d , E l l i o t t
F i s h e r , R e m in g to n R a n d , e t c . , w h ich m a y o r m a y n o t h a v e t y p e w r it e r k e y b o a r d ) to p r e p a r e
c u s t o m e r s ' b i l l s a s p a r t o f th e a c c o u n t s r e c e i v a b l e o p e r a t io n . G e n e r a ll y i n v o l v e s th e s i m u l t a ­
n e o u s e n t r y o f f i g u r e s on c u s t o m e r s ' l e d g e r r e c o r d . T h e m a c h in e a u t o m a t i c a l l y a c c u m u l a t e s
f i g u r e s on a n u m b e r o f v e r t i c a l c o lu m n s a n d c o m p u t e s , a n d u s u a l l y p r i n t s a u t o m a t i c a l l y th e
d e b i t o r c r e d i t b a l a n c e s . D o e s n o t in v o lv e a k n o w le d g e o f b o o k k e e p in g . W o rk s f r o m u n if o r m
an d sta n d a r d ty p e s of s a l e s an d c r e d it s l i p s .

CLERK,

F IL E

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

P r e p a r e s s t a t e m e n t s , b i l l s , a n d in v o i c e s on a m a c h in e o th e r th a n a n o r d i n 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 l s o k e e p r e c o r d s a s to b i l l i n g s o r sh ip p in g c h a r g e s o r p e r f o r m o th e r
c l e r i c a l w o rk in c id e n t a l to b il lin g o p e r a t i o n s . F o r w a g e s t u d y p u r p o s e s , b i l l e r s , m a c h in e , a r e
c l a s s i f i e d b y ty p e o f m a c h in e , a s f o ll o w s :

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C la ss B .
U n d e r c l o s e s u p e r v i s i o n o r fo llo w in g s p e c i f i c p r o c e d u r e s o r i n s t r u c t i o n s ,
t r a n s c r i b e s d a t a f r o m s o u r c e d o c u m e n t s to p u n c h e d c a r d s .
O p e r a te s a n u m e r ic a l a n d /o r
a l p h a b e t i c a l o r c o m b in a t io n k e y p u n c h m a c h in e to k e y p u n c h t a b u la t in g c a r d s . M a y v e r i f y c a r d s .
W o rk in g f r o m v a r i o u s s t a n d a r d i z e d s o u r c e d o c u m e n t s , f o ll o w s s p e c i f i e d s e q u e n c e s w h ich h a v e
b e e n c o d e d o r p r e s c r i b e d in d e t a i l a n d r e q u i r e li t t l e o r n o s e l e c t i n g , c o d in g , o r in t e r p r e t in g
o f d a t a to b e p u n c h e d . P r o b l e m s a r i s i n g f r o m e r r o n e o u s i t e m s o r c o d e s , m i s s i n g in f o r m a t io n ,
e t c . , a r e r e f e r r e d to s u p e r v i s o r .

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

O F F IC E

BOY OR G IR L

P e r f o r m s v a r i o u s r o u t in e d u t ie s s u c h a s r u n n in g e r r a n d s , o p e r a t in g m in o r o f f ic e m a ­
c h in e s su c h a s s e a l e r s o r m a i l e r s , o p e n in g a n d d i s t r i b u t i n g m a i l , a n d o th e r m in o r c l e r i c a l w o r k .

a.
S e c r e t a r y to a n e x e c u t i v e o r m a n a g e r i a l p e r s o n w h o s e r e s p o n s i b i l i t y i s n o t e q u iv a le n t
to o n e o f th e s p e c i f i c l e v e l s i t u a t i o n s in th e d e fin it io n f o r c l a s s B , b u t w h o s e s u b o r d in a t e s t a f f
n o r m a l l y n u m b e r s a t l e a s t s e v e r a l d o z e n e m p l o y e e s a n d i s u s u a l l y d iv id e d in to o r g a n i z a t io n a l
s e g m e n t s w h ich a r e o fte n , in t u r n , f u r t h e r s u b d iv id e d . In s o m e c o m p a n i e s , t h is l e v e l in c lu d e s a
w id e r a n g e o f o r g a n i z a t i o n a l e c h e lo n s ; in o t h e r s , o n ly one o r tw o ; o r

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b . S e c r e t a r y to th e h e a d o f a n in d iv id u a l p 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 of
o f f ic i a l ) t h a t e m p l o y s , in a l l , f e w e r th a n 5 , 0 0 0 p e r s o n s .

A s s i g n e d a s p e r s o n a l s e c r e t a r y , n o r m a l l y to one in d iv id u a l. M a in t a in s a c l o s e a n d h ig h ly
r e s p o n s i v e r e l a t i o n s h i p to th e d a y - t o - d a y w o r k a c t i v i t i e s o f th e s u p e r v i s o r . W o rk s f a i r l y in d e ­
p e n d e n tly r e c e i v i n g a m in im u m o f d e t a i l e d s u p e r v i s i o n a n d g u id a n c e .
P e r fo r m s v a r ie d c le r ic a l
a n d s e c r e t a r i a l d u t i e s , u s u a l l y in c lu d in g m o s t o f th e f o ll o w i n g : (a) R e c e i v e s te le p h o n e c a l l s ,
p e r s o n a l c a l l e r s , a n d in c o m in g m a i l , a n s w e r s r o u t in e i n q u i r i e s , a n d r o u t e s th e t e c h n ic a l i n q u i r i e s
to th e p r o p e r p e r s o n s ; (b) e s t a b l i s h e s , m a i n t a i n s , a n d r e v i s e s th e s u p e r v i s o r ' s f i l e s ; (c ) m a in t a in s
th e s u p e r v i s o r ' s c a l e n d a r a n d m a k e s a p p o in t m e n t s a s i n s t r u c t e d ; (d) r e l a y s m e s s a g e s f r o m s u p e r ­
v i s o r to s u b o r d i n a t e s ; (e) r e v i e w s c o r r e s p o n d e n c e , m e m o r a n d a , a n d r e p o r t s p r e p a r e d b y o t h e r s
f o r th e s u p e r v i s o r 's s i g n a t u r e to a s s u r e p r o c e d u r a l a n d t y p o g r a p h ic a c c u r a c y ; a n d (f) p e r f o r m s
s t e n o g r a p h ic a n d ty p in g w o rk .

a.
S e c r e t a r y to th e s u p e r v i s o r o r h e a d o f a s m a l l o r g a n i z a t i o n a l u n it ( e . g . , f e w e r th a n
a b o u t 25 o r 30 p e r s o n s ) ; o r

M a y a l s o p e r f o r m o th e r c l e r i c a l a n d s e c r e t a r i a l t a s k s o f c o m p a r a b le n a t u r e a n d d if f i c u l t y .
T h e w o r k t y p i c a l l y r e q u i r e s k n o w le d g e o f o f f ic e r o u t in e a n d u n d e r s t a n d i n g o f th e o r g a n i z a t io n ,
p r o g r a m s , a n d p r o c e d u r e s r e l a t e d to th e w o r k o f th e s u p e r v i s o r .

STEN O G R A PH ER ,

E x c lu sio n s
N o t a l l p o s it i o n s th a t a r e t i t le d " s e c r e t a r y " p o s s e s s th e a b o v e c h a r a c t e r i s t i c s . E x a m p l e s
o f p o s i t i o n s w h ic h a r e e x c lu d e d f r o m th e d e f in it io n a r e a s f o l l o w s ; (a) P o s i t i o n s w h ich d o n o t m e e t
th e " p e r s o n a l " s e c r e t a r y c o n c e p t d e s c r i b e d a b o v e ; (b) s t e n o g r a p h e r s n o t f u l ly t r a i n e d in s e c r e t a r i a l
ty p e d u t i e s ; (c) s t e n o g r a p h e r s s e r v i n g a s o f f ic e a s s i s t a n t s to a g r o u p o f p r o f e s s i o n a l , t e c h n i c a l ,
o r m a n a g e r i a l p e r s o n s ; (d) s e c r e t a r y p o s i t i o n s in w h ic h th e d u t ie s a r e e i t h e r s u b s t a n t i a l l y m o r e
r o u t in e o r s u b s t a n t i a l l y m o r e c o m p le x a n d r e s p o n s i b l e th a n t h o s e c h a r a c t e r i z e d in th e d e f in i t io n ;
a n d (e) a s s i s t a n t ty p e p o s i t i o n s w h ic h in v o lv e m o r e d i f f i c u l t o r m o r e r e s p o n s i b l e t e c h n ic a l, a d m in ­
i s t r a t i v e , s u p e r v i s o r y , o r s p e c i a l i z e d c l e r i c a l d u t ie s w h ich a r e n o t t y p i c a l o f s e c r e t a r i a l w o rk .
N O T E : T h e t e r m " c o r p o r a t e o f f i c e r , " u s e d in th e l e v e l d e f in i t io n s f o llo w in g , r e f e r s to
t h o s e o f f i c i a l s w ho h a v e a s i g n i f i c a n t c o r p o r a t e - w i d e p o l ic y m a k i n g r o l e w ith r e g a r d to m a jo r
c o m p a n y a c t i v i t i e s . T h e t i t l e " v i c e p r e s i d e n t , " th o u g h n o r m a l l y in d ic a t iv e o f t h is r o l e , d o e s n o t
in a l l c a s e s id e n t i f y su c h p o s i t i o n s . V ic e p r e s i d e n t s w h o s e p r i m a r y r e s p o n s i b i l i t y i s to a c t p e r ­
s o n a l l y on in d iv id u a l c a s e s o r t r a n s a c t i o n s ( e . g . , a p p r o v e o r d e n y in d iv id u a l lo a n o r c r e d i t a c t i o n s ;
a d m i n i s t e r in d iv id u a l t r u s t a c c o u n t s ; d i r e c t l y s u p e r v i s e a c l e r i c a l s t a f f ) a r e n o t c o n s i d e r e d to b e
" c o r p o r a t e o f f i c e r s " f o r p u r p o s e s o f a p p ly in g th e fo llo w in g l e v e l d e f i n i t i o n s .
C la ss A
over

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

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

se g ­

B

a.
S e c r e t a r y to th e c h a i r m a n o f th e b o a r d o r p r e s i d e n t o f a c o m p a n y th a t e m p l o y s , in a l l ,
f e w e r th a n 100 p e r s o n s ; o r
b.
S e c r e t a r y to a c o r p o r a t e o f f i c e r ( o t h e r th a n c h a ir m a n o f th e b o a r d o r p r e s i d e n t ) o f
a c o m p a n y th a t e m p l o y s , in a l l , o v e r 100 b u t f e w e r th a n 5 , 0 0 0 p e r s o n s ; o r
c.
S e c r e t a r y , to th e h e a d ( im m e d i a t e l y b e lo w th e o f f i c e r le v e l ) o v e r e i t h e r a m a jo r
c o r p o r a t e - w i d e f u n c t io n a l a c t i v i t y ( e . g . , m a r k e t i n g , r e s e a r c h , o p e r a t i o n s , i n d u s t r i a l r e l a t i o n s , e t c .)
o r a m a j o r g e o g r a p h ic o r o r g a n i z a t i o n a l s e g m e n t ( e . g . , a r e g i o n a l h e a d q u a r t e r s ; a m a j o r d iv i s i o n )
o f"a c o m p a n y th a t e m p l o y s , in a l l , o v e r 5 , 0 0 0 b u t f e w e r th a n 2 5 , 0 0 0 e m p l o y e e s ; o r




C la ss D

b.
S e c r e t a r y to a n o n s u p e r v iso r y s t a ff s p e c i a lis t , p r o f e s s io n a l e m p lo y e e , a d m in is tr a tiv e
o f f i c e r , o r a s s i s t a n t , s k i l l e d t e c h n ic i a n o r e x p e r t . ( N O T E : M a n y c o m p a n ie s a s s i g n s t e n o g r a p h e r s ,
r a t h e r th a n s e c r e t a r i e s a s d e s c r i b e d a b o v e , to t h is l e v e l o f s u p e r v i s o r y o r n o n s u p e r v i s o r y w o r k e r .)

GENERAL

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

S E N IO R

P r i m a r y d u ty i s to ta k e d ic t a t io n in v o lv in g a v a r i e d t e c h n ic a l o r s p e c i a l i z e d v o c a b u l a r y
s u c h a s in l e g a l b r i e f s o r r e p o r t s on s c i e n t i f i c r e s e a r c h f r o m o n e o r m o r e p e r s o n s e i t h e r in s h o r t ­
h a n d o r b y S te n o ty p e o r s i m i l a r m a c h in e ; a n d t r a n s c r i b e d ic t a t io n . M a y a l s o ty p e f r o m w r it te n
copy.
M a y a l s o s e t u p a n d m a in t a in f i l e s , k e e p r e c o r d s , e t c .
OR
P e r f o r m s s t e n o g r a p h ic d u t i e s r e q u i r i n g s i g n i f i c a n t l y g r e a t e r in d e p e n d e n c e a n d r e s p o n s i ­
b i l i t y th a n s t e n o g r a p h e r s , g e n e r a l a s e v i d e n c e d b y th e fo ll o w i n g : W o rk r e q u i r e s h ig h d e g r e e o f
s t e n o g r a p h ic s p e e d a n d a c c u r a c y ; a n d a th o r o u g h w o r k in g k n o w le d g e o f g e n e r a l b u s i n e s s a n d o f f ic e
p r o c e d u r e s a n d o f th e s p e c i f i c b u s i n e s s o p e r a t i o n s , o r g a n i z a t io n , p o l i c i e s , p r o c e d u r e s , f i l e s ,
w o r k flo w , e t c .
U s e s t h i s k n o w le d g e in p e r f o r m i n g s t e n o g r a p h ic d u t ie s a n d r e s p o n s i b l e c l e r i c a l
t a s k s s u c h a s , m a in t a in in g fo llo w u p f i l e s ; a s s e m b l i n g m a t e r i a l f o r r e p o r t s , m e m o r a n d u m s , l e t t e r s ,
e t c . ; c o m p o s in g s i m p le l e t t e r s f r o m g e n e r a l i n s t r u c t i o n s ; r e a d i n g a n d r o u t in g in c o m in g m a i l ; an d
a n s w e r in g r o u t in e q u e s t i o n s , e t c .
D o e s n o t in c lu d e t r a n s c r i b i n g - m a c h i n e w o r k .

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C l a s s A . O p e r a t e s a s i n g l e - o r m u l t i p l e - p o s i t i o n te le p h o n e s w i t c h b o a r d h a n d lin g in c o m in g ,
o u t g o in g , in t r a p l a n t o r o f f ic e c a l l s .
P e r f o r m s f u l l te le p h o n e in f o r m a t io n s e r v i c e o r h a n d le s
c o m p le x c a l l s , s u c h a s c o n f e r e n c e , c o l l e c t , o v e r s e a s , o r s i m i l a r c a l l s , e i t h e r in a d d it io n to d o in g
r o u t in e w o r k a s d e s c r i b e d f o r s w i t c h b o a r d o p e r a t o r , c l a s s B , o r a s a f u l l - t i m e a s s i g n m e n t .
( " F u l l " te le p h o n e in f o r m a t io n s e r v i c e o c c u r s w h en th e e s t a b l i s h m e n t h a s v a r i e d fu n c t io n s th a t a r e
n o t r e a d i l y u n d e r s t a n d a b le f o r te le p h o n e i n f o r m a t io n p u r p o s e s , e . g . , b e c a u s e o f o v e r l a p p i n g o r
i n t e r r e l a t e d f u n c t io n s , a n d c o n s e q u e n t ly p r e s e n t f r e q u e n t p r o b l e m s a s to w h ic h e x t e n s io n s a r e
a p p r o p r ia te fo r c a ll s .)
C l a s s B . O p e r a t e s a s i n g l e - o r m u l t i p l e - p o s i t i o n te le p h o n e s w i t c h b o a r d h a n d lin g in c o m in g ,
o u t g o in g , in t r a p l a n t o r o f f ic e c a l l s . M a y h a n d le r o u t in e lo n g d i s t a n c e c a l l s a n d r e c o r d t o l l s . M a y
p e r f o r m l i m it e d te le p h o n e in f o r m a t io n s e r v i c e . ( " L i m i t e d " te le p h o n e in f o r m a t io n s e r v i c e o c c u r s
i f th e f u n c t io n s o f th e e s t a b l i s h m e n t s e r v i c e d a r e r e a d i l y u n d e r s t a n d a b le f o r te le p h o n e in f o r m a t io n
p u r p o s e s , o r i f th e r e q u e s t s a r e r o u t in e , e . g . , g iv in g e x t e n s io n n u m b e r s w h en s p e c i f i c n a m e s a r e
f u r n is h e d , o r if c o m p le x c a l l s a r e r e f e r r e d to a n o t h e r o p e r a t o r .)

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

C l a s s C . O p e r a t e s s i m p le t a b u l a t in g o r e l e c t r i c a l a c c o u n t in g m a c h in e s s u c h a s th e
s o r t e r , r e p r o d u c in g p u n c h , c o l l a t o r , e t c ., w ith s p e c i f i c in s t r u c t i o n s .
M a y in c lu d e s i m p le
w ir i n g f r o m d i a g r a m s a n d s o m e f il in g w o r k . T h e w o r k t y p i c a l l y in v o l v e s p o r t io n s o f a w o r k
u n it, f o r e x a m p le , in d iv id u a l s o r t i n g o r c o ll a t in g r u n s o r r e p e t i t i v e o p e r a t io n s .
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T A B U L A T IN G -M A C H IN E O P E R A T O R
C l a s s A . O p e r a t e s a v a r i e t y o f t a b u l a t in g o r e l e c t r i c a l a c c o u n t in g m a c h i n e s , t y p ic a ll y
in c lu d in g su c h m a c h in e s a s th e t a b u l a t o r , c a l c u l a t o r , i n t e r p r e t e r , c o l l a t o r , a n d o t h e r s .
P e r f o r m s c o m p le t e r e p o r t i n g a s s i g n m e n t s w ith o u t c l o s e s u p e r v i s i o n , a n d p e r f o r m s d if f i c u l t
w ir i n g a s r e q u i r e d .
T h e c o m p le t e r e p o r t i n g a n d t a b u l a t in g a s s i g n m e n t s t y p i c a l l y in v o lv e a
v a r i e t y o f lo n g a n d c o m p le x r e p o r t s w h ic h o fte n a r e o f i r r e g u l a r o r n o n r e c u r r in g ty p e r e ­
q u i r in g s o m e p la n n in g a n d s e q u e n c in g o f s t e p s to b e ta k e n . A s a m o r e e x p e r i e n c e d o p e r a t o r ,
i s t y p i c a l l y in v o lv e d in t r a i n in g new o p e r a t o r s in m a c h in e o p e r a t i o n s , o r p a r t i a l l y t r a i n e d
o p e r a t o r s in w ir i n g f r o m d i a g r a m s a n d o p e r a t in g s e q u e n c e s o f lo n g a n d c o m p le x r e p o r t s .
D o e s n o t in c lu d e w o r k in g s u p e r v i s o r s p e r f o r m i n g t a b u l a t in g - m a c h i n e o p e r a t io n s a n d d a y - t o d a y s u p e r v i s i o n o f th e w o r k a n d p r o d u c tio n o f a g r o u p o f t a b u l a t in g - m a c h i n e o p e r a t o r s .
C l a s s B . O p e r a t e s m o r e d if f i c u l t t a b u l a t in g o r e l e c t r i c a l a c c o u n t in g m a c h in e s s u c h a s th e
t a b u l a t o r a n d c a l c u l a t o r , in a d d it io n to th e s o r t e r , r e p r o d u c e r , a n d c o l l a t o r .
T h is w o r k i s
p e r f o r m e d u n d e r s p e c i f i c in s t r u c t i o n s a n d m a y in c lu d e th e p e r f o r m a n c e o f s o m e w ir i n g f r o m
d i a g r a m s . T h e w o r k t y p i c a l l y i n v o l v e s , f o r e x a m p le , t a b u l a t io n s in v o lv in g a r e p e t it i v e
a c c o u n t in g e x e r c i s e , a c o m p le t e b u t s m a l l t a b u l a t in g s t u d y , o r p a r t s o f a lo n g e r a n d m o r e
c o m p le x r e p o r t . S u c h r e p o r t s a n d s t u d i e s a r e u s u a l l y o f a r e c u r r i n g n a t u r e w h e r e th e p r o ­
c e d u r e s a r e w e ll e s ta b lis h e d .
M a y a l s o in c lu d e th e t r a i n i n g o f n ew e m p l o y e e s in th e b a s i c
o p e r a t io n o f th e m a c h in e .

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

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D R A F T S M A N — C o n tin u e d

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

C l a s s C . P r e p a r e s d e t a il d r a w in g s o f s i n g l e u n it s o r p a r t s f o r e n g in e e r in g , c o n s t r u c t io n ,
m a n u f a c t u r i n g , o r r e p a i r p u r p o s e s . T y p e s o f d r a w in g s p r e p a r e d in c lu d e i s o m e t r i c p r o j e c t i o n s
(d e p ic t in g t h r e e d im e n s io n s in a c c u r a t e s c a l e ) a n d s e c t i o n a l v ie w s to c l a r i f y p o s it i o n in g o f

c o m p o n e n t s a n d c o n v e y n e e d e d in f o r m a t io n . C o n s o lid a t e s d e t a i l s f r o m a n u m b e r o f s o u r c e s
an d a d ju s t s o r t r a n s p o s e s s c a l e a s r e q u ir e d .
S u g g e s t e d m e th o d s o f a p p r o a c h , a p p lic a b le
p r e c e d e n t s , a n d a d v ic e o n s o u r c e m a t e r i a l s a r e g iv e n w ith in it i a l a s s i g n m e n t s .
I n s t r u c t io n s
a r e l e s s c o m p le t e w h e n a s s i g n m e n t s r e c u r .
W o rk m a y b e s p o t - c h e c k e d d u r in g p r o g r e s s .
D R A FT SM A N -T R A C E R
C o p i e s p l a n s a n d 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 l a c in g t r a c i n g c lo th o r p a p e r o v e r
d r a w in g s a n d t r a c i n g w ith p e n o r p e n c i l.
(D o e s n o t in c lu d e t r a c i n g l i m i t e d to p l a n s p r i m a r i l y
c o n s i s t i n g o f s t r a i g h t l i n e s a n d a l a r g e s c a l e no t r e q u i r i n g c l o s e - d e lin e a t i o n .)
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P r e p a r e s s i m p l e o r r e p e t i t i v e d r a w in g s o f e a s i l y v i s u a l i z e d i t e m s .
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IN D U S T R IA L (R E G IS T E R E D )

A r e g i s t e r e d n u r s e w ho g i v e s n u r s i n g s e r v i c e u n d e r g e n e r a l m e d i c a l d i r e c t i o n to i l l o r
in ju r e d e m p l o y e e s o r o th 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 a n a c c id e n t o n 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 l i s 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 fo llo w in g : G iv in g f i r s t a id
t o 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 i n g o f e m p l o y e e s ' i n j u r i e s ; k e e p in g r e c o r d s
o f p a t i e n t s t r e a t e d ; p r e p a r i n g a c c id e n t r e p o r t s f o r c o m p e n s a t io n o r o th e r p u r p o s e s ; a s s i s t i n g in
p h y s i c a l e x a m i n a t io n s a n d h e a lt h e v a l u a t io n s o f a p p l i c a n t s a n d e m p l o y e e s ; a n d p la n n in g a n d c a r r y ­
in g o ut p r o g r a m s in v o lv in g h e a lt h e d u c a t io n , a c c id e n t p r e v e n t io n , e v a lu a t io n o f p la n t e n v ir o n m e n t ,
o r o th e r a c t i v i t i e s a f f e c t i n g th e h e a lt h , w e l f a r e , a n d s a f e t y o f a l l p e r s o n n e l .

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M A IN T E N A N C E

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




CARPENTER,

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

m a k in g s t a n d a r d sh o p c o m p u ta tio n s r e l a t i n g to d im e n s io n s o f w o r k ; a n d s e l e c t i n g m a t e r i a l s n e c e s ­
s a r y f o r th e w o r k . In g e n e r a l , th e w o r k o f th e m a in t e n a n c e c a r p e n t e r r e q u i r e s ro u n d e d t r a i n ­
in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d
e x p e rie n c e .

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E L E C T R I C I A N , M A IN T E N A N C E

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

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

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

E N G IN E E R , ST A T IO N A R Y
O p e r a t e s a n d m a in t a in s a n d m a y a l s o s u p e r v i s e th e o p e r a t io n o f s t a t i o n a r y e n g in e s a n d
e q u ip m e n t ( m e c h a n ic a l o r e l e c t r i c a l ) to s u p p ly th e e s t a b l i s h m e n t in w h ic h e m p lo y e d w ith p o w e r ,
h e a t , r e f r i g e r a t i o n , o r a ir - c o n d it io n i n g .
W o rk in v o l v e s :
O p e r a t i n g a n d m a in t a in i n g e q u ip m e n t
su c h a s s t e a m e n g in e s , a i r c o m p r e s s o r s , g e n e r a t o r s , m o t o r s , t u r b i n e s , v e n t il a t in g a n d r e f r i g ­
e r a t i n g e q u ip m e n t , s t e a m b o i l e r s a n d b o i l e r - f e d w a t e r p u m p s ; m a k in g e q u ip m e n t r e p a i r s ; a n d
k e e p in g a r e c o r d o f o p e r a t io n o f m a c h i n e r y , t e m p e r a t u r e , a n d f u e l c o n s u m p tio n . M a y a l s o s u ­
p e r v i s e t h e s e o p e r a t i o n s . H e a d o r c h ie 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 lo y in g m o r e th a n one
e n g in e e r a r e e x c l u d e d .
F IR E M A N , ST A T IO N A R Y B O IL E R
F i r e s s t a t i o n a r y b o i l e r s to f u r n i s h th e e s t a b l i s h m e n t in w h ic h e m p lo y e d w ith h e a t , p o w e r ,
o r s t e a m . F e e d s f u e l s to f i r e b y h a n d o r o p e r a t e s a m e c h a n ic a l s t o k e r , o r g a s o r o i l b u r n e r ;
a n d c h e c k s w a t e r a n d s a f e t y v a l v e s . M a y c l e a n , o i l , o r a s s i s t in r e p a i r i n g b o i l e r r o o m e q u ip m e n t .
H ELPER,

M A IN T E N A N C E T R A D E S

A s s i s t s o n e o r m o r e w o r k e r s in th e s k i l l e d m a in te n a n c e t r a d e s , b y p e r f o r m i n g s p e c i f i c
o r g e n e r a l d u t ie s o f l e s s e r s k i l l , s u c h a s k e e p in g a w o r k e r s u p p li e d w ith m a t e r i a l s a n d t o o l s ;
c le a n in g w o r k in g a r e a , m a c h in e , a n d e q u ip m e n t ; a s s i s t i n g jo u r n e y m a n b y h o ld in g m a t e r i a l s o r
t o o l s ; a n d p e r f o r m i n g o th e r u n s k ill e d t a s k s a s d i r e c t e d b y jo u r n e y m a n .
T h e k in d o f w o r k th e
h e l p e r i s p e r m i t t e d to p e r f o r m v a r i e s f r o m t r a d e to t r a d e :
In s o m e t r a d e s th e h e l p e r i s c o n ­
fin e d to s u p p ly in g , l i f t in g , a n d h o ld in g m a t e r i a l s a n d t o o l s a n d c le a n in g w o r k in g a r e a s ; a n d in
o t h e r s h e i s p e r m i t t e d to p e r f o r m s p e c i a l i z e d m a c h in e o p e r a t i o n s , o r p a r t s o f a t r a d e th a t a r e
a l s o p e r f o r m e d b y w o r k e r s on a f u l l - t i m e b a s i s .
M A C H IN E -T O O L O P E R A T O R ,

TO O LRO O M

S p e c i a l i z e s in th e o p e r a t io n o f o n e o r m o r e t y p e s o f m a c h in e t o o l s , s u c h a s j i g b o r e r s ,
c y l i n d r i c a l o r s u r f a c e g r i n d e r s , e n g in e l a t h e s , o r m i ll in g m a c h i n e s , in th e c o n s t r u c t io n o f
m a c h in e - s h o p t o o l s , g a g e s , j i g s , f i x t u r e s , o r d i e s . W o rk in v o l v e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g : P l a n ­
n in g a n d p e r f o r m i n g d if f i c u l t m a c h in in g o p e r a t i o n s ; p r o c e s s i n g i t e m s r e q u i r i n g c o m p lic a t e d s e t u p s
o r a h ig h d e g r e e o f a c c u r a c y ; u s in g a v a r i e t y o f p r e c i s i o n m e a s u r i n g in s t r u m e n t s ; s e l e c t i n g f e e d s ,
s p e e d s , t o o l in g , a n d o p e r a t io n s e q u e n c e ; a n d m a k in g n e c e s s a r y a d ju s t m e n t s d u r in g o p e r a t io n to
a c h ie v e r e q u i s i t e t o l e r a n c e s o r d i m e n s i o n s . M a y b e r e q u i r e d to r e c o g n i z e w h e n t o o l s n e e d d r e s s ­
in g , to d r e s s t o o l s , a n d to s e l e c t p r o p e r c o o la n t s a n d c u ttin g an d lu b r i c a t i n g o i l s . F o r c r o s s ­
in d u s t r y w a g e s t u d y p u r p o s e s , m a c h in e - t o o l o p e r a t o r s , t o o l r o o m , in t o o l a n d d ie jo b b in g s h o p s
a r e e x c lu d e d f r o m t h is c l a s s i f i c a t i o n .
M A C H IN IS T , M A IN T E N A N C E
P r o d u c e s r e p la c e m e n t p a r t s a n d n ew p a r t s in m a k in g r e p a i r s o f m e t a l p a r t s o f m e c h a n ­
i c a l e q u ip m e n t o p e r a t e d in a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t . W o rk in v o l v e s m o s t o f th e fo llo w in g : I n t e r p r e t i n g
w r it t e n i n s t r u c t i o n s a n d s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ; p la n n in g a n d la y in g o u t o f w o r k ; u s in g a v a r i e t y o f m a ­
c h i n i s t 's h a n d to o ls a n d p r e c i s i o n m e a s u r i n g in s t r u m e n t s ; s e t t in g u p a n d o p e r a t in g s t a n d a r d m a c h in e
t o o l s ; s h a p in g o f m e t a l p a r t s to c l o s e t o l e r a n c e s ; m a k in g s t a n d a r d sh o p c o m p u ta tio n s r e l a t i n g to
d im e n s io n s o f w o r k , t o o l in g , f e e d s , a n d s p e e d s o f m a c h in in g ; k n o w le d g e o f th e w o r k in g p r o p e r t i e s
o f th e c o m m o n m e t a l s ; s e l e c t i n g s t a n d a r d m a t e r i a l s , p a r t s , a n d e q u ip m e n t r e q u i r e d f o r h i s w o r k ;
a n d fit t in g a n d a s s e m b l i n g p a r t s in to m e c h a n ic a l e q u ip m e n t . In g e n e r a l , th e m a c h i n i s t 's w o r k
n o r m a l l y r e q u i r e s a r o u n d e d t r a i n i n g in m a c h in e - s h o p p r a c t i c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l
a p p r e n t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n i n g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .

M E C H A N IC ,

M A IN T E N A N C E

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

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

M A IN T E N A N C E

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

M A IN T E N A N C E

K e e p s th e p lu m b in g s y s t e m o f a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t in g o o d o r d e r . W o rk in v o l v e s : K n o w le d g e
o f s a n i t a r y c o d e s r e g a r d i n g in s t a l l a t i o n o f v e n ts a n d t r a p s in p lu m b in g s y s t e m ; in s t a l l i n g o r r e ­
p a i r i n g p i p e s a n d f i x t u r e s ; a n d o p e n in g c lo g g e d d r a i n s w ith a p lu n g e r o r p l u m b e r ' s s n a k e . In
g e n e r a l , th e w o r k o f th e m a in t e n a n c e p l u m b e r r e q u i r e s r o u n d e d t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l l y
a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n i n g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .

M E C H A N IC , A U T O M O T I V E (M A IN T E N A N C E )

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

R e p a i r s a u t o m o b i l e s , b u s e s , m o t o r t r u c k s , a n d t r a c t o r s o f a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t . W o rk in ­
v o l v e s m o s t o f th e fo llo w in g : E x a m in in g a u t o m o tiv e e q u ip m e n t to d ia g n o s e s o u r c e o f t r o u b le ;
d i s a s s e m b l i n g e q u ip m e n t a n d p e r f o r m i n g r e p a i r s th a t in v o lv e th e u s e o f s u c h h a n d to o ls a s
w r e n c h e s , g a g e s , d r i l l s , o r s p e c i a l i z e d e q u ip m e n t in d i s a s s e m b l i n g o r f it t in g p a r t s ; r e p l a c i n g
b r o k e n o r d e f e c t i v e p a r t s f r o m s t o c k ; g r in d in g a n d a d ju s t i n g v a l v e s ; r e a s s e m b l i n g a n d i n s t a l l i n g

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




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S H E E T - M E T A L W O R K E R , M A I N T E N A N C E — C o n tin u e d

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

h a n d to o ls in c u ttin g , b e n d in g , f o r m i n g , s h a p in g , f it t in g , a n d a s s e m b l i n g ; a n d in s t a l l i n g s h e e t m e t a l a r t i c l e s a s r e q u i r e d . In g e n e r a l , th e w o r k o f th e m a in 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 i r e s
r o u n d e d t r a i n i n g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t
tr a in in g an d e x p e r ie n c e .

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

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

F o r c r o s s - in d u s t r y w a g e stu d y p u r p o s e s ,
s h o p s a r e e x c lu d e d f r o m t h is c l a s s i f i c a t i o n .

to o l an d

d ie m a k e r s in t o o l a n d d ie jo b b in g

CUSTODIAL AND MATERIAL MOVEMENT
G U A RD AND W ATCHM AN

S H IP P IN G A N D R E C E IV IN G C L E R K

G u a r d . P e r f o r m s r o u t in e p o l ic e d u t i e s , e i t h e r a t f ix e d p o s t o r o n t o u r , m a in t a in in g
o r d e r , u s in g a r m s o r f o r c e w h e r e n e c e s s a r y .
I n c lu d e s g a t e m e n w ho a r e s t a t io n e d a t g a te a n d
c h e c k o n id e n tity o f e m p l o y e e s a n d o th e r p e r s o n s e n t e r in g .

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

th e f t ,

W a tc h m a n . M a k e s r o u n d s o f p r e m i s e s p e r i o d i c a l l y in p r o t e c t in g p r o p e r t y a g a i n s t f i r e ,
a n d i l l e g a l e n tr y .

JA N IT O R ,

PO RTER,

OR C LEA N ER

(S w e e p e r; ch arw o m an ; ja n i t r e s s )
F o r w a ge stu d y p u r p o s e s ,
C l e a n s a n d k e e p s in a n o r d e r l y c o n d itio n f a c t o r y w o r k in g a r e a s a n d w a s h r o o m s , o r
p r e m i s e s o f a n o f f i c e , a p a r t m e n t h o u s e , o r c o m m e r c i a l o r o th e r e s t a b l i s h m e n t . D u t i e s in v o lv e
a c o m b in a t io n o f th e f o llo w in g : S w e e p in g , m o p p in g o r s c r u b b in g , a n d p o l is h i n g f l o o r s ; r e m o v in g
c h ip s , t r a s h , a n d o th e r r e f u s e ; d u s tin g e q u ip m e n t , f u r n it u r e , o r f i x t u r e s ; p o l is h i n g m e t a l f i x t u r e s
o r t r i m m i n g s ; p r o v id in g s u p p l i e s a n d m in o r m a in te n a n c e s e r v i c e s ; a n d c le a n in g l a v a t o r i e s , s h o w ­
e r s , a n d r e s t r o o m s . W o r k e r s w h o s p e c i a l i z e in w in d o w w a s h in g a r e e x c l u d e d .
L A B O R E R , M A T E R I A L H A N D L IN G
( L o a d e r a n d u n lo a d e r ; h a n d le r a n d s t a c k e r ; s h e l v e r ; t r u c k e r ; s t o c k m a n o r s t o c k h e l p e r ; w a r e ­
h o u s e m a n o r w a r e h o u s e h e lp e r )
A w o r k e r e m p lo 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 l a n t , s t o r e , o r o th e r e s t a b li s h m e n t
w h o s e d u t ie s in v o lv e o n e o r m o r e o f th e f o ll o w i n g : L o a d in g a n d u n lo a d in g v a r i o u s m a t e r i a l s a n d
m e r c h a n d i s e o n o r f r o m f r e ig h t c a r s , t r u c k s , o r o th e r t r a n s p o r t i n g d e v i c e s ; u n p a c k in g , s h e lv in g ,
o r p l a c in g m a t e r i a l s o r m e r c h a n d i s e in p r o p e r s t o r a g e lo c a t i o n ; a n d t r a n s p o r t i n g m a t e r i a l s o r
m e r c h a n d i s e b y h a n d tr u c k , c a r , o r w h e e lb a r r o w . L o n g s h o r e m e n , w h o lo a d a n d u n lo a d s h i p s a r e
e x c lu d e d .
ORDER,

w o rk ers a re

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

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

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

F IL L E R

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

T r u c k d r i v e r (c o m b in a t io n o f s i z e s l i s t e d s e p a r a t e l y )
T r u c k d r i v e r , lig h t (u n d e r IV 2 to n s )
T r u c k d r i v e r , m e d iu m (U /2 to a n d in c lu d in g 4 to n s )
T r u c k d r i v e r , h e a v y ( o v e r 4 t o n s , t r a i l e r ty p e )
T r u c k d r i v e r , h e a v y ( o v e r 4 t o n s , o th e r th a n t r a i l e r t y p e '

TRUCKER,

PO W ER

P A C K E R , SH IP P IN G
P r e p a r e s f in is h e d p r o d u c t s f o r s h ip m e n t o r s t o r a g e b y p l a c in g th e m in sh ip p in g c o n ­
t a i n e r s , th e s p e c i f i c o p e r a t io n s p e r f o r m e d b e in g d e p e n d e n t u p o n th e t y p e , s i z e , a n d n u m b e r o f
u n it s to b e p a c k e d , th e ty p e o f c o n t a i n e r e m p lo y e d , a n d m e th o d o f s h ip m e n t . W o rk r e q u i r e s th e
p l a c in g o f i t e m s in sh ip p in g c o n t a i n e r s a n d m a y in v o lv e o n e o r m o r e o f th e f o llo w in g : K n o w l­
e d g e o f v a r i o u s i t e m s o f s t o c k in o r d e r to v e r i f y c o n te n t; s e l e c t i o n o f a p p r o p r i a t e ty p e a n d s i z e
o f c o n t a i n e r ; i n s e r t i n g e n c l o s u r e s in c o n t a i n e r ; u s in g e x c e l s i o r o r o th e r m a t e r i a l to p r e v e n t
b r e a k a g e o r d a m a g e ; c l o s in g a n d s e a l i n g c o n t a i n e r ; a n d a p p ly in g l a b e l s o r e n t e r in g id e n tif y in g
d a t a on c o n t a i n e r . P a c k e r s w h o a l s o m a k e w o o d e n b o x e s o r c r a t e s a r e e x c l u d e d .




O p e ra te s a
tr a n s p o r t go o d s and
e s ta b lish m e n t.

m a n u a l ly c o n t r o l le d g a s o l i n e - o r e l e c t r i c - p o w e r e d t r u c k o r t r a c t o r to
m a t e r i a l s o f a l l k in d s a b o u t 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 th e r

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

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







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T h e ninth annual r e p o r t on s a l a r i e s f o r a c c o u n t a n t s , a u d it o r s , a t ­
t o r n e y s , c h e m i s t s , e n g i n e e r s , e n g in e e r in g t e c h n ic ia n s , d r a ft s m e n ,
t r a c e r s , jo b a n a ly s t s , d i r e c t o r s o f p e r s o n n e l , m a n a g e r s o f o f f i c e
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m i n i s t r a t i v e , T e c h n ic a l , and C l e r i c a l P a y , June 1968. S e v e n t y - f i v e
cents a copy.




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1575-74,
30 cents T am pa—
1625-1 1,
35cents Toledo, Ohio—
Mich. , F e b . 1969 1 — ------------------------Trenton, N. J . , Oct. 1968 1___________________________
1625-78,
50cents U tica— o m e, N. Y. , Ju ly 1968 1 ------------------------------R
1625-33,
30cents Washington, D. C. —
Md. —
Va. , Sept. 1 9 6 8 ______________
1625-53,
30cents Waterbury, C onn ., M a r. 1969 ________________________
1625-4,
35cents Waterloo, Iowa, Nov. 1 9 6 8 1___________________________
1625-30,
30cents Wichita, K a n s . , Dec. 1968____________________________
1625-29,
35 cents W o rc e ste r, M a s s . , June 1968 1 _______________________
1625-49,
25cents York, P a . , F e b . 1969 _________________________________
Youngstown— arren, Ohio, Nov. 1968________________
W
1625-66, 35 cents
1575-84,
1625-56,
1625-67,

D a ta on estab lish m e n t p ra c tic e s and su pp lem en tary w age provisions are also presented.




Area

Bulletin number
and p ric e
1625-47,
1625-80,
1625-46,
1625-38,
1625-51,
1575-78,

35 cents
30 cents
40 cents
30 cents
35 cents
50 cents

1575-85,
1625-9,
1625-26,
1575-83,
1625-48,
1625-60,
1625-59,
1625-20,
1625-76,

30 cents
30 cents
35 cents
40 cents
50 cents
30 cents
35 cents
30 cents
30 cents

1625-74,
1625-13,
1625-69,
1625-2,
1625-72,
1625-64,
1625-36,
1575-69,

35 cents
35 cents
30 cents
35 cents
30 cents
50 cents
30 cents
30 cents

1625-25, 40 cents
1625-32, 30 cents
1625-44, 35 cents
1625-21, 30 cents
1625-68, 30 cents
1625-12, 35 cents
1625-43, 35 cents
1625-23,
30cents
1625-55, 30 cents
1575-79,
30cents
1625-5-,
35 cents
1625-10, _30 cents
1625-57, 35 cents
1625-18, 35 cents
1625-1,
35 cents
1625-22,
35cents
1625-50, 30 cents
1625-31,
35cents
1625-41,
30cents
1575-76, 30 cents
1625-52, 30 cents
1625-34, 30 cents

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