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The Indianapolis, Indiana, Metropolitan Area
October 1969

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MARION
SHELBY
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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
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Philadelphia, Pa. 19107
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1371 Peachtree St. NE.
Atlanta, Ga. 30309
Phone: 526-5418 (Area Code 404)

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Region VI
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411 North Akard St.
Chicago, 111. 60604
Dallas, Tex. 75201
Phone: 353-7230 (Area Code 312)
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911 Walnut St. , 10th Floor
Kansas City, Mo. 64106
Phone: 374-2481 (Area Code 816)

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Government Center
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October 1969

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The B u r e a u of L a b o r S t a t is t ic s p r o g r a m of annual
o c c u p a t i o n a l w a g e s u r v e y s in m e t r o p o l i t a n a r e a s i s d e ­
s i g n e d to p r o v i d e d a t a on o c c u p a t i o n a l e a r n i n g s , a n d e s t a b ­
lis h m e n t p r a c t i c e s and s u p p le m e n ta r y w age p r o v i s io n s .
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y ie ld s d e t a ile d d a ta by 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
o f t h e a r e a s s t u d i e d , f o r g e o g r a p h i c r e g i o n s , a n d f o r th e
U n ited S t a t e s .
A m a j o r c o n s i d e r a t i o n in th e p r o g r a m i s
t h e n e e d f o r g r e a t e r i n s i g h t in to ( 1 ) t h e m o v e m e n t o f w a g e s
b y o c c u p a t i o n a l c a t e g o r y a n d s k i l l l e v e l , a n d ( 2 ) th e s t r u c ­
tu r e and le v e l o f w a g e s a m o n g a r e a s and in d u s tr y d iv i s i o n s .

I n t r o d u c t i o n ____________________________________________________________________
W a g e t r e n d 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 ____________________________
T ab les:
1.
2.

A.

A t t h e en d o f e a c h s u r v e y , a n i n d i v i d u a l a r e a b u l ­
letin p r e s e n t s su r v e y r e s u l t s fo r each a r e a stu d ied .
A fter
c o m p l e t i o n o f a l l o f the i n d i v i d u a l a r e a b u l l e t i n s f o r a r o u n d
o f s u r v e y s , two s u m m a r y b u l l e t i n s a r e i s s u e d .
The first
b r i n g s d a t a f o r e a c h o f t h e m e t r o p o l i t a n a r e a s s t u d i e d in to
one b u lle tin .
T h e s e c o n d p r e s e n t s in fo r m a t io n w hich h a s
b e e n p r o j e c t e d f r o m i n d i v i d u a l m e t r o p o l i t 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 i t e d S t a t e s .
N i n e t y a r e a s c u r r e n t l y a r e i n c l u d e d in the p r o ­
gram .
In e a c h a r e a , i n f o r m a t i o n on o c c u p a t i o n a l e a r n i n g s
i s c o l l e c t e d a n n u a l l y a n d on e s t a b l i s h m e n t p r a c t i c e s a n d
su p p le m e n tary w age p r o v is io n s b ien n ially.

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 it h in s c o p e o f s u r v e y an d
n u m b e r s t u d i e d ______________________________________________________
In d e xe s of s ta n d a r d w eek ly s a l a r i e s and s tr a ig h t - t im e
h o u rly e a r n in g s fo r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a tio n a l g r o u p s , and
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 _______________________
O ccu p atio n a l e a r n in g s:
A - l . O f f i c e o c c u p a t i o n s —m e n a n d w o m e n _________________________
A - 2. P r o f e s s i o n a l a n d t e c h n i c a l o c c u p a t i o n s —m e n a n d
w o m e n ________________________________________________________
A - 3. O f f i c e , p r o f e s s i o n a l , a n d t e c h n i c a l o c c u p a t i o n s —
m e n a n d w o m e n c o m b i n e d __________________________________
A - 4 . M a i n t e n a n c e a n d p o w e r p l a n t o c c u p a t i o n s ___________________
A - 5 . C u s t o d i a l a n d m a t e r i a l m o v e m e n t o c c u p a t i o n s ____________

A ppendix.

T h i s b u l l e t i n p r e s e n t s r e s u l t s o f th e s u r v e y in
I n d i a n a p o l i s , In d. , in O c t o b e r 19&9The Standard M e tro ­
p o l i t a n S t a t i s t i c a l A r e a , a s d e f i n e d b y t h e B u r e a u o f th e
B u d get through Ja n u a r y 1968, c o n s is t s of B o o n e, H am ilto n ,
H a n c o c k , H e n d r ic k s , Jo h n s o n , M a r io n , M o r g a n , and Sh elby
C oun ties.
T h i s s t u d y w a s c o n d u c t e d b y th e B u r e a u ' s r e ­
g i o n a l o f f i c e in C h i c a g o , 111. , u n d e r t h e g e n e r a l d i r e c t i o n
of W oodrow C . L in n , 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 peration s.




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O c c u p a t i o n a l d e s c r i p t i o n s ______________________________________

areas.

NOTE:
S i m i l a r tab u latio n s
(See in sid e b ack c o v e r.)

a r e a v a ila b le for other

U n io n s c a l e s , i n d i c a t i v e o f p r e v a i l i n g p a y l e v e l s in
the I n d ia n a p o lis a r e a , a r e a l s o a v a i l a b l e fo r b u ilding c o n ­
str u c tio n ; p rin tin g; l o c a l - t r a n s i t o p e r a tin g e m p lo y e e s ; and
m o t o r t r 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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Area Wage Survey---The Indianapolis, Ind., Metropolitan Area
Introduction
T h i s a r e a i s 1 o f 90 in w h i c h th e U . S . D e p a r t m e n t o f L a b o r ' s
B u r e a u of L a b o r S t a t i s t i c s c o n d u c t s s u r v e y s of o c c u p a t i o n a l e a r n i n g s
a n d r e l a t e d b e n e f i t s on a n a r e a w i d e b a s i s . 1

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

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

O c c u p a t i o n s an d E a r n i n g s




p o ssib ility

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

The a v e r a g e s p re se n ted re fle c t co m p o site, areaw ide e s t i­
m ates.
I n d u s t r i e s a n d e s t a b l i s h m e n t s d i f f e r in p a y l e v e l an d j o b
s t a f f i n g a n d , t h u s , c o n t r i b u t e d i f f e r e n t l y to th e e s t i m a t e s f o r e a c h j o b .
T h e p a y r e l a t i o n s h i p o b t a i n a b l e f r o m th e a v e r a g e s m a y f a i l to r e f l e c t
a c c u r a t e l y th e w a g e s p r e a d o r d i f f e r e n t i a l m a i n t a i n e d a m o n g j o b s in
i n d i v i d u a l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s . S i m i l a r l y , d i f f e r e n c e s in a v e r a g e p a y l e v e l s
f o r m e n a n d w o m e n in a n y o f th e s e l e c t e d o c c u p a t i o n s s h o u l d not be
a s s u m e d to r e f l e c t d i f f e r e n c e s in p a y t r e a t m e n t o f the s e x e s w it h in
in dividu al e s t a b l i s h m e n t s . O ther p o s s i b l e f a c t o r s w hich m a y c o n tr ib ­
ute to d i f f e r e n c e s in p a y f o r m e n a n d w o m e n i n c l u d e :
D i f f e r e n c e s in
p r o g r e s s i o n w it h in e s t a b l i s h e d r a t e r a n g e s , s i n c e o n ly t h e a c t u a l r a t e s
p a i d i n c u m b e n t s a r e c o l l e c t e d ; an d d i f f e r e n c e s in s p e c i f i c d u t i e s p e r ­
f o r m e d , a l t h o u g h th e w o r k e r s a r e c l a s s i f i e d a p p r o p r i a t e l y w it h in the
s a m e s u r v e y j o b d e s c r i p t i o n . J o b d e s c r i p t i o n s u s e d in c l a s s i f y i n g e m ­
p l o y e e s in t h e s e s u r v e y s a r e u s u a l l y m o r e g e n e r a l i z e d t h a n t h o s e u s e d
in i n d i v i d u a l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s an d a l l o w f o r m i n o r d i f f e r e n c e s a m o n g
e s t a b l i s h m e n t s in the s p e c i f i c d u t i e s p e r f o r m e d .

T h e s e s u r v e y s a r e c o n d u c t e d on a s a m p l e b a s i s b e c a u s e of
th e u n n e c e s s a r y c o s t i n v o l v e d in s u r v e y i n g a l l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s .
To
o b t a i n o p t i m u m a c c u r a c y a t m i n i m u m c o s t , a g r e a t e r p r o p o r t i o n of
l a r g e t h a n o f s m a l l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s i s s t u d i e d . In c o m b i n i n g the d a t a ,
h o w ev er, a ll e sta b lis h m e n t s a r e given th eir a p p r o p r ia te w eight.
E s­
t i m a t e s b a s e d on t h e e s t a b l i s h m e n t s s t u d i e d a r e p r e s e n t e d , t h e r e f o r e ,
a s r e l a t i n g to a l l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s in th e i n d u s t r y g r o u p i n g an d a r e a ,
e x c e p t f o r t h o s e b e l o w th e m i n i m u m s i z e s t u d i e d .

1
In clu d e d in the 9 0 a re a s are four stu d ies c o n d u c te d u n d er c o n tr a c t w ith th e N ew Y o rk
D e p a rtm e n t o f L ab o r.
T h e se a re a s are B in gh a m to n (N ew Y o rk p o rtio n o n ly ); R o c h e ste r ( o f f ic e o c c u ­
p a tio n s o n ly ); S y ra c u se ; an d U t i c a —R o m e . In a d d itio n , the B u reau c o n d u cts m o re li m it e d a r e a stu d ies
in 78 a re a s a t the re q u est o f the W age an d H o u r an d P u b lic C o n tra c ts D iv isio n s o f the U .S . D e ­
p a rtm e n t o f L ab o r.

is

O c c u p a tio n a l e m p lo y m e n t and e a r n in g s d a ta a r e shown fo r
f u l l - t i m e w o r k e r s , i . e . , t h o s e h i r e d to w o r k a r e g u l a r w e e k l y s c h e d u l e
in the g i v e n o c c u p a t i o n a l c l a s s i f i c a t i o n .
E a r n in g s d ata exclude p r e ­
m i u m p a y f o r o v e r t i m e an d f o r w o r k on w e e k e n d s , h o l i d a y s , an d l a t e
s h i f t s . N o n p r o d u c t i o n b o n u s e s a r e e x c l u d e d , but c o s t - o f - l i v i n g a l l o w ­
a n c e s and in cen tiv e e a r n in g s a r e in clu d ed . W here w e e k ly h o u rs a r e
r e p o r t e d , a s f o r o f f i c e c l e r i c a l o c c u p a t i o n s , r e f e r e n c e i s to th e s t a n d ­
a r d w o r k w e e k ( r o u n d e d to the n e a r e s t h a l f h o u r ) f o r w h i c h e m p l o y e e s
r e c e i v e t h e i r r e g u l a r s t r a i g h t - t i m e s a l a r i e s ( e x c l u s i v e of p a y f o r
o v e r t i m e at r e g u l a r a n d / o r p r e m i u m r a t e s ) . A v e r a g e w e e k l y e a r n i n g s
f o r t h e s e o c c u p a t i o n s h a v e b e e n r o u n d e d to the n e a r e s t h a l f d o l l a r .

T h is b u lletin p r e s e n t s c u r r e n t o c c u p a tio n a l e m p lo y m e n t and
e a r n i n g s i n f o r m a t i o n o b t a i n e d l a r g e l y b y m a i l f r o m th e e s t a b l i s h m e n t s
v i s i t e d b y B u r e a u f i e l d e c o n o m i s t s in t h e l a s t p r e v i o u s s u r v e y f o r
o c c u p a t i o n s r e p o r t e d in t h a t e a r l i e r s t u d y . P e r s o n a l v i s i t s w e r e m a d e
t o n o n r e s p o n d e n t s a n d to t h o s e r e s p o n d e n t s r e p o r t i n g u n u s u a l c h a n g e s
s in c e the p r e v io u s s u r v e y .

T h e o c c u p a t i o n s s e l e c t e d f o r s t u d y a r e c o m m o n to a v a r i e t y
of m a n u f a c t u r i n g a n d n o n m a n u f a c t u r i n g i n d u s t r i e s , a n d a r e o f the f o l ­
lo w i n g t y p e s :
(1) O f f i c e c l e r i c a l ; (2) p r o f e s s i o n a l a n d t e c h n i c a l ; (3)
m a i n t e n a n c e a n d p o w e r p l a n t ; a n d (4) c u s t o d i a l a n d m a t e r i a l m o v e m e n t .
O c c u p a t i o n a l c l a s s i f i c a t i o n i s b a s e d on a u n i f o r m s e t o f j o b d e s c r i p ­
t i o n s d e s i g n e d t o t a k e a c c o u n t o f i n t e r e s t a b l i s h m e n t v a r i a t i o n in d u t i e s
w it h in th e s a m e j o b .
The o c c u p a tio n s s e le c t e d fo r stud y a r e l is t e d
a n d d e s c r i b e d in th e a p p e n d i x .
T h e e a r n i n g s d a t a f o l l o w i n g th e j o b
t i t l e s a r e f o r a l l i n d u s t r i e s c o m b i n e d . E a r n i n g s d a t a f o r s o m e of the
o c c u p a t i o n s l i s t e d an d d e s c r i b e d , o r f o r s o m e i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n s w it h in
o c c u p a t i o n s , a r e not p r e s e n t e d in the A - s e r i e s t a b l e s b e c a u s e e i t h e r
(1) e m p l o y m e n t in the o c c u p a t i o n i s to o s m a l l to p r o v i d e e n o u g h d a t a

there

O c c u p a t i o n a l e m p l o y m e n t e s t i m a t e s r e p r e s e n t th e t o t a l in a l l
e s t a b l i s h m e n t s w it h in t h e s c o p e of the s t u d y a n d not the n u m b e r a c t u ­
a l l y s u r v e y e d . B e c a u s e of d i f f e r e n c e s in o c c u p a t i o n a l s t r u c t u r e a m o n g
e s t a b l i s h m e n t s , the e s t i m a t e s o f o c c u p a t i o n a l e m p l o y m e n t o b t a i n e d f r o m
the s a m p l e of e s t a b l i s h m e n t s s t u d i e d s e r v e o n l y to i n d i c a t e the r e l a t i v e
i m p o r t a n c e of the j o b s s t u d i e d .
T h e s e d i f f e r e n c e s in o c c u p a t i o n a l
s t r u c t u r e do n ot a f f e c t m a t e r i a l l y th e a c c u r a c y o f th e e a r n i n g s d a t a .
E st a b lis h m e n t P r a c t i c e s and S u p p le m e n ta r y W age P r o v is io n s
T a b u l a t i o n s on s e l e c t e d e s t a b l i s h m e n t p r a c t i c e s an d s u p p l e ­
m e n t a r y w a g e p r o v i s i o n s ( B - s e r i e s t a b l e s ) a r e not p r e s e n t e d in t h i s
b ulletin .
In fo rm a tio n fo r th e se ta b u la tio n s i s c o lle c te d bien n ially .
S ta te
T h e s e t a b u l a t i o n s on m i n i m u m e n t r a n c e s a l a r i e s f o r i n e x p e r i e n c e d
w o m e n o ffic e w o r k e r s ; shift d if f e r e n t i a l s ; sc h e d u le d w e e k ly h o u r s ; paid
h o lid a y s; pa id v a c a t io n s ; and h ea lth , i n s u r a n c e , and p e n sio n p la n s a r e
p r e s e n t e d (in th e B - s e r i e s t a b l e s ) in p r e v i o u s b u l l e t i n s f o r t h i s a r e a .

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W ithin s c o p e o f s t u d y 4

S tu d ie d

S tu d ie d

N um be r

P ercen t

.

832

219

2 3 7 ,8 7 5

100

1 6 1 ,6 6 6

50
-

300
532

91
128

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

56
44

1 0 4 ,4 4 5
5 7 , 221

50
50
50
50
50

71
113
167
90
91

23
20
38
21
26

2 3 ,3 4 7
1 2 ,2 6 8
39, 899
1 7 ,9 5 8
10, 310

10
5
17
8
4

1 6 ,4 7 3
3, 353
2 2 ,8 0 4
10, 2 1 4
4 , 377

1 T h e I n d i a n a p o l is 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 th 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 B o o n e ,
H a m ilt o n , H a n c o c k , H e n d r ic k s , J o h n s o n , M a r i o n , M o r g a n , a n d S h e lb y C o u n t ie s . T h e " w o r k e r s w ith in s 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 le
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 n o t in te n d e d ,
h o w e v e r , to 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 th 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 to 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 19 6 7 e d it i o 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 l i m it a t io 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 in im u m l i m it a t io 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 lu d e d . I n d i a n a p o l i s ' g a s u t i l i t y i s m u n ic i p a ll y o p e r a t e d a n d i s e x c l u d e d b y
d e f in i t io n f r o m th e s c o p e o f th e s t u d y .
6 T h i s in 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 . 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 f o 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 to o s m a l l to p r o v i d e e n o u g h d a ta
to 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 as
i n 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 sij> e -ss s e r v i c e s ; a u t o m o b i le 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 f it 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 lu d in 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 l m o s t t h r e e - f i f 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 I n d i a n a p o l is
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 i r m s .
T h e 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 ro u p s an d s p e c ific in d u s tr ie s a s a p e r c e n t of a ll m a n u fa c tu rin g ;
In d u str y 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 _______ 29
E l e c t r i c a l e q u ip m e n t a n d
s u p p l i e s ___________________________ 18
M a c h in e r y , e x c e p t e l e c t r i c a l ----- 11
C h e m ic a ls an d a llie d p r o d u c ts — 8
F a b r i c a t e d m e t a l p r o d u c t s —-------- 8
F o o d a n d k i n d r e d p r o d u c t s ____ - 8
P r i n t i n g a n d p u b li s h in g ---------------- 5

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 _______________ 15
M o to r v e h i c l e s an d
R a d io a n d T V r e c e i v i n g
e q u ip m e n t ____ —________

9

G e n e r a l in d u s tr ia l m a c h in e r y _ 7
C o m m u n ic a t io n e q u ip m e n t—____ 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 to 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 o n th e r e s u l t s of th e s u r v e y a s sh o w n in t a b le 1 a b o v e .

Wage Trends for Selected Occupational Groups
P r e s e n t e d in t a b l e 2 a r e i n d e x e s a n d p e r c e n t a g e s o f c h a n g e
in a v e r a g e s a l a r i e s o f o f f i c e c l e r i c a l w o r k e r s a n d i n d u s t r i a l n u r s e s ,
a n d in a v e r a g e e a r n i n g s o f s e l e c t e d p l a n t w o r k e r g r o u p s .
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 i v e n t i m e , e x p r e s s e d a s a p e r c e n t of
w a g e s d u r i n g the b a s e p e r i o d ( d a t e o f the a r e a s u r v e y c o n d u c t e d
b e t w e e n J u l y I 9 6 0 a n d J u n e 1 9 6 1 ).
S u b t r a c t i n g 100 f r o m the i n d e x
y i e l d s th e p e r c e n t a g e c h a n g e in w a g e s f r o m th e b a s e p e r i o d to the
d a t e of the i n d e x .
T h e p e r c e n t a g e s o f c h a n g e o r i n c r e a s e r e l a t e to
w a g e c h a n g e s b e t w e e n the i n d i c a t e d d a t e s .
T hese estim a te s a re
m e a s u r e s o f c h a n g e in a v e r a g e s f o r the a r e a ; t h e y a r e not i n t e n d e d
to m e a s u r e a v e r a g e p a y c h a n g e s in the e s t a b l i s h m e n t s in the a r e a .

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

M ethod of C om p u tin g
E a c h o f the s e l e c t e d k e y o c c u p a t i o n s w ith in a n o c c u p a t i o n a l
g r o u p w a s a s s i g n e d a w e i g h t b a s e d on i t s p r o p o r t i o n a t e e m p l o y m e n t
in the o c c u p a t i o n a l g r o u p .
T h e se co n sta n t w eights r e fle c t b a s e y e a r
em ploym en ts w h erev er p o ssib le .
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 t i o n w e r e m u l t i p l i e d b y the o c c u p a t i o n a l w e i g h t , a n d the
p r o d u c t s f o r a l l o c c u p a t i o n s in th e g r o u p w e r e t o t a l e d . T h e a g g r e g a t e s
f o r 2 c o n s e c u t i v e y e a r s w e r e r e l a t e d b y d i v i d i n g the a g g r e g a t e f o r
the l a t e r y e a r b y the a g g r e g a t e f o r th e e a r l i e r y e a r .
The re su lta n t
r e l a t i v e , l e s s 100 p e r c e n t , s h o w s th e p e r c e n t a g e c h a n g e . . T h e i n d e x
i s the p r o d u c t o f m u l t i p l y i n g the b a s e y e a r r e l a t i v e (100) b y the r e l a t i v e
f o r the n e x t s u c c e e d i n g y e a r a n d c o n t i n u i n g to m u l t i p l y (c o m p o u n d )
e a c h y e a r ' s r e l a t i v e b y th e p r e v i o u s y e a r ' s i n d e x .
A v e ra g e e arn in g s
f o r the f o l l o w i n g o c c u p a t i o n s w e r e u s e d in c o m p u t i n g the w a g e t r e n d s :

T h e i n d e x e s a n d p e r c e n t a g e s o f c h a n g e , a s m e a s u r e s of
c h a n g e in a r e a a v e r a g e s , a r e i n f l u e n c e d b y:
(1) g e n e r a l s a l a r y a n d
w a g e c h a n g e s , (2) m e r i t o r o t h e r i n c r e a s e s in p a y r e c e i v e d b y i n d i ­
v i d u a l w o r k e r s w h ile in the s a m e j o b , a n d (3) c h a n g e s i n a v e r a g e
w a g e s due to c h a n g e s in the l a b o r f o r c e r e s u l t i n g f r o m l a b o r t u r n ­
o v e r , f o r c e e x p a n s i o n s , f o r c e r e d u c t i o n s , a n d c h a n g e s in the p r o p o r ­
t i o n s o f w o r k e r s e m p l o y e d b y e s t a b l i s h m e n t s w ith d i f f e r e n t p a y l e v e l s .
C h a n g e s in th e l a b o r f o r c e c a n c a u s e i n c r e a s e s o r d e c r e a s e s in the
o c c u p a t i o n a l a v e r a g e s w ith o u t a c t u a l w a g e c h a n g e s .
It i s c o n c e i v a b l e
t h a t e v e n th o u g h a l l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s in a n a r e a g a v e w a g e i n c r e a s e s ,
a v e r a g e w ag e s m a y have declined b e c a u se lo w e r-p ay in g e sta b lish m e n ts
e n t e r e d th e a r e a o r e x p a n d e d t h e i r w o r k f o r c e s .
S im ilarly , w ages
m a y have r e m a in e d r e la t iv e ly co n sta n t, yet the a v e r a g e s f o r a n a r e a
m a y have r i s e n c o n s id e r a b ly b e c a u s e h ig h e r-p ay in g e s ta b lis h m e n t s
e n t e r e d the a r e a .

O f f ic e c l e r i c a l ( m e n a nd w o m en ): O f f ic e c l e r i c a l ( m e n a nd w o m e n ) — S k i l l e d m a i n t e n a n c e (m e n ) :
Bookkeeping-machine
C o n t in u ed
C ar pe nte rs
ope ra tor s, c l a s s B
Secretaries
E l e c t r ic ia n s
Clerics, a c c o u n t in g , c l a s se s
S te n o gr a p h e rs , g e n e r a l
M ac h in is ts
A and B
S te n o g ra p h e rs , se n io r
Mechanics
Clerics, f i l e , c l a s se s
S w it c h b o a r d o pe ra to rs , c l a s se s
Mechanics (autom otive)
A , B, and C
A and B
Paint ers
Clerics, order
P ip efi tt er s
T a b u l a t i n g - m a c h i n e o pe ra to rs,
class B
Clerics, pay ro ll
T o o l a n d di e m a k e rs
C o m p t o m e t e r op er ato rs
T y p is ts , c l a s s e s A a nd B
K e y p u n c h o pe ra to rs, c l a s se s
U n s k il le d p l a n t ( m e n) :
A and B
Industrial nurses ( m e n an d wo m en ):
J an it o rs , porters, and c l e a n e r s
O f f ic e boys and girls
Nurs es , indus tri al (r e g is te re d )
L ab o re rs, m a t e r i a l h a n d li n g




T h e u s e o f c o n s t a n t e m p l o y m e n t w e i g h t s e l i m i n a t e s the e f f e c t
o f c h a n g e s in the p r o p o r t i o n o f w o r k e r s r e p r e s e n t e d in e a c h j o b i n ­
c l u d e d in th e d a t a .
T h e p e r c e n t a g e s o f c h a n g e r e f l e c t o n ly c h a n g e s
in a v e r a g e p a y f o r s t r a i g h t - t i m e h o u r s .
T h e y a r e not i n f l u e n c e d b y
c h a n g e s in s t a n d a r d w o r k s c h e d u l e s , a s s u c h , o r b y p r e m i u m p a y
for o v ertim e.
W h e r e n e c e s s a r y , d a t a w e r e a d j u s t e d to r e m o v e f r o m
the i n d e x e s a n d p e r c e n t a g e s o f c h a n g e a n y s i g n i f i c a n t e f f e c t c a u s e d
b y c h a n g e s in the s c o p e of the s u r v e y .

3

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T a b l e 2.

I n d e x e s o f S t a n d a r d W e e k l y S a l a r i e s a n d S t r a i g h t - T i m e H o u r l y E a r n i n g s f o r S e l e c t e d O c c u p a t i o n a l G r o u p s in
I n d i a n a p o l i s , I n d ., O c t o b e r 1969 a n d D e c e m b e r 1 9 6 8 , a n d P e r c e n t s of 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
A ll in d u s tr ie s

P erio d

O ffice
c le rical
(m e n and
women)

In d u strial
n urses
(m en and
women)

M an u factu rin g

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

U n sk illed
plant
w orkers
(m e n )

O ffice
clerical
(m en and
women)

In d u strial
nurses
(m en and
women)

S k illed
m a in ten a n ce
trades
(m e n )

U n sk illed
plant
w orkers
(m e n )

1 5 2 .5
144.1

14 4 .3
13 9 .3

1 4 4 .3
139.0

5.8
9.0
5.9
5.9
2.5
4.4
2.7
3 .8
3.4
4.0

3 .6
7 .0
6.7
4.5
3 .8
1.5
3.7
4 .0
2 .6
2.7

3 .8
7 .6
7 .2
3 .6
1.7
2 .2
6.1
3 .5
2 .0
3.3

In dexes (D e c e m b e r 1960=100)
O c t o b e r 1 9 6 9 ______________________________
D e c e m b e r 1 9 6 8 ____________________________

1 3 6 .7
131.1

154.4
1 4 6 .3

146.4
141.2

143.6
137.9

136.0
1 2 9 .5

P e r c e n t s of in c r e a s e
D e c e m b e r 1968
D e c e m b e r 1967
D e c e m b e r 1966
D e c e m b e r 1965
D e c e m b e r 1964
D e c e m b e r 1963
D e c e m b e r 1962
D e c e m b e r 1961
D ece m b e r I960
J a n u a r y I9 6 0 to




t o O c t o b e r 1 9 6 9 ----------to D e c e m b e r 1 9 6 8 -------t o D e c e m b e r 1 9 6 7 ______
to D e c e m b e r 1 9 6 6 -------t o D e c e m b e r 1 9 6 5 -------t o D e c e m b e r 1 9 6 4 -------to D e c e m b e r 1 9 6 3 ______
to D e c e m b e r 1 9 6 2 ______
t o D e c e m b e r 1 9 6 1 -------D e c e m b e r I 9 6 0 ________

4.2
6 .6
5 .0
4.5
1.3
3.4
2.3
2 .8
1.8
2 .5

5 .5
9.1
6.9
5.1
3.9
4.1
3.3
3.9
3 .0
4.2

3 .7
7 .2
6.7
4.6
3.7
1.9
4 .2
4 .5
2 .6
2.9

4.1
7.4
3.7
4 .5
4 .7
3 .5
5 .2
3 .0
.9
2.3

5 .0
6 .4
4.8
4.1
.7
2.7
3 .2
3 .0
1.5
2.3

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A. O ccupational Earnings
Table A-l. Office Occupations—Men and Women
( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e we e kl y h o u r s and e a r n i n g s fo r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a ti o n s st u d i ed on an a r e a b a s i s
by i n d u s tr y d i v i s i o n , I n d i a n a p o l is , Ind. , O c to b e r 1969)
Weekly earnings1
(standard)

Se x , occup ati on, and in du s tr y d iv is io n

Number
of

Average
weekly
hours1
standard)

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

$
55

Mean2

Median 2

Middle range 2

*

S

%

60

65

70

75

65

70

75

80

s

t
80

85

85

90

$

$

%

$

$

t

$

t

*

t

t

*

s

90

95

100

110

120

130

140

150

160

170

180

190

200

210

95

100

110

120

t-30

140

150

160

170

180

190

2CC

210

o v er

8
2
6

16
2
14

12
9
3

7
1
6

37
16
21

7
6
i

25
16
9

7
5
2

9
2
7

3
3

4
4

1
1

and
un der
60

and

MEN

39

1 46.00
153.50
139.00

145.00
153.50
1 42.00

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

126.00

14 0 .5 0

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

~

”

-

-

-

“

“

-

~

~

2

7

2

2

1

3

16

i

3

_

-

*

2
2
“

16

29
8
21

76
7
69

22
7
15

17
7
10

4
4

16

18
2
16

10
2
8

1
1
-

5
5

34
6
28
17

12
5
7
1

7
7
”

4
4
"

8
1
7
7

3
3
~
“

3
1
2
2

1
1

_
-

_
-

_
-

_
-

2
2

2
2

5
3

9
4

4
2

16
3

4
3

2
2

5
5

11
9
2

10
10
~

1
1
~

-

-

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

200
45
15 5

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

125.00
138.00
1 21.50

12 4 .0 0
13 5 .0 0
12 3 .0 0

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

OFFICE BOYS -----------------------------MANUFACTURING --------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3------------

1 57
35
122
35

3 9 .0
4 0 .0
3 9 .0
3 9.0

85.00
97 .0 0
81.50
93 .0 0

83 .0 0
95 .0 0
79 .5 0
88.00

7 5 .0 0 - 90.0 0
8 6 .5 0 -1 0 5 .0 0
7 2 .5 0 - 87.50
8 5 .5 0 -1 1 5 .5 0

TABULATING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
CLASS A ----------------------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------

56
33

39.5
4 0 .0

155.00
1 6 0 .5 0

1 55.00
165.00

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

TABULA!ING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
CLASS b ----------------------------------MANUFACTURING --------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------

94
51
43

3 9.5
4 0 .0
39.0

1 25.50
142.50
1 05.00

1 15.50
1 55.00
98 .5 0

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

-

TABULATING-MACFINE OPERATORS,
CLASS C -----------------------------------

37

39.5

1 11.50

1 05.00

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

-

B I L L E R S , MACHINE (BI LLI N G
MACHINE) ----------------------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3-------------

13 9
29
110
37

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

94.00
1 0 0 .0 0
92.50
111.50

94 .5 0
98 .0 0
9 4 .0 0
99.5 0

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

-

B I L L E R S , MACHINE (BOOKKEEPING
MACHINE) -----------------------------------

47

96.5 0

98.0 0

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

-

-

-

8

1

i

6

BOOKKEEPING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
CLASS A -----------------------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------

95
40
55

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

110.50
106.50
1 1 3 .5 0

104.00
100.50
1 2 1.00

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

_

.

_

_

_

_

BOOKKEEPING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
CLASS B -----------------------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------RETAIL TRADE --------------------

201
47
154
61

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

9 1 .0 0
9 3 .0 0
90.00
80.50

9 0 .0 0
91.0 0
90.0 0
7 8 .0 0

8 3 .0 0 - 9 9 .0 0
8 4 .5 0 - 9 6 .0 0
8 1 .0 0 -1 0 0 .0 0
6 7 .5 0 - 87.50

_

-

-

~
-

“

~

_

_
~

23
1
22
”

16
16
2

9

2

*
O

CLERKS, ACCOUNTING, CLASS B -

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

o
o

132
63
69

*

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

29
4
25
5

17
2
15
1

_
”

_

_

-

6
6

1

~

“

1

6
1
5

20
5
15

9
6
3

10
6
4

3
1
2

5
2
3

6
4
2

5
5
“

-

~

-

-

5

3

10

4

-

4

8

3

-

8

10
10

3
2
1

9
3
6

3
3

33
7
26

27
5
22
21

ii
i

11
10
1
1

7
7
7

9
2
7
7

4

7

-

16

4

6

6

6

6

29
20
9

14
9
5

3
2
1

13
4
9

41
8
33
11

28
12
16
2

31
8
23

17
17

19

4
3
1
1

~

S e e foo tno te s a t end of t a b le .




o

WOMEN

8
8

-

8

~

-

12
12
12

7
7
7

6
6
6

12
12
10

22
14
8
6

n

19
6

17
5
12

_
-

7

_

_

_

7

“

“

“

1
1

i
i

_

_

_

-

-

-

~

2
2

6
Table A-l. Office Occupations—Men and Women— Continued
( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e w ee kl y h o u r s and e a r n i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a t io n s s t ud ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by i n d u s tr y d i v i s i o n , I n d i a n a p o l is , Ind. , O ct o b e r 1969)
Weekly e amings1
(stanc ard)

S ex, occup ati on, and in d u s tr 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 ei v in g st ra ig h t- ti m e w ee kl y e a r n i n g s of$
55

Mean2

Median 2

Middle range 2

i

$
60

$
65

70

%

t

$
75

80

$

$
85

90

t
95

$
10 0

$

$

no

1 20

s

$
1 30

14 0

$

$

$
1 50

1 60

1 70

180

80

85

90

95

100

no

1 20

13 0

14 0

1 50

16 0

170

18 0

-

~

~

11 4
29
85
12
32

11 8
20
98
25
37

80
30
50
24
11

65
9
56
18
11

18
13
5

20
10
10
2
-

17
8
9

1

37
1
36
2
10

17
17

11

28
4
24
1
3

64

-

11

5

-

9

33
29
4
4

27
18
9

4
4

_

_

-

-

-

14
6
8
7

-

-

-

-

6C

65

70

75

-

~

-

597
15 5
442
87
131

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

1 1 6.00
1 2 8.50
1 1 1.50
119.00
111.50

112.50
123.00
1 1 0.50
1 2 0.50
1 1 0.50

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

CLERKS, ACCOUNTING, CLASS B
MANUFACTURING -----------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3--------RETAIL TRADE ----------------

1 ,1 8 1
392
789
11 0
221

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

8 9 .5 0
9 7 .5 0
8 J > .0 0
87.00
86.50

87 .0 0
95.0 0
84.50
82.50
8 6 . 50

7 8 .5 0 - 96 .5 0
8 6 .0 0 -1 0 5 .5 0
7 6 .5 0 - 91.5 0
7 6 .0 0 - 89.50
7 8 .5 0 - 92 .5 0

-

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

94
77

3 9 .0
3 9 .0

1 0 2.50
1 0 0.50

93.0 0
90 .5 0

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

-

CLERKS, F I L E , CLASS B --------NONMANUFACTURING -----------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3--------RETAIL TRADE ----------------

395
309
42
30

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

83.50
8 1 .0 0
1 0 1.00
78 .0 0

81.00
78.50
107.50
79.50

7 4 .5 0 - 88.50
7 4 .0 0 - 84 .5 0
7 9 .0 0 -1 2 4 .0 0
7 4 .0 0 - 84.00

CLERKS, F I L E , CLASS C --------MANUFACTURING -----------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3---------

656
70
586
74

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

73.50
86.50
7 2 .0 0
8 1 .5 0

7 2 .0 0
82.00
71.00
80.50

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

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

283
14 5
13 8
40

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

88.50
94 .0 0
83.00
83.50

87 .5 0
9 4 .0 0
8 4 . CO
81.00

7 4 .5 0 -1 0 0 .0 0
7 6 .0 0 -1 1 0 .0 0
7 3 .5 0 - 93.5 0
7 3 .0 0 - 96.5 0

-

9

-

8

CLERKS, PAYROLL ------------------MANUFACTURING -----------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3--------RETAIL TRADE ----------------

333
160
173
34
49

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

110.00
1 1 7.50
1 03.50
1 3 3.00
9 9 .0 0

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

-

-

-

8

-

-

-

-

2

97 .5 0
139.00
9 8 .5 0

8

16

COMPTOMETER OPERATORS --------MANUFACTURING -----------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------RETAIL TRADE ----------------

117
47
70
56

4 0 .0
4 0 .0
40.0
4 0 .0

9 3 .5 0
1 0 4.00
8 7 .0 0
82.00

90.5 0
1 0 2.50
86.00
83.00

7 9 .5 0 -1 0 7 .0 0
8 4 .0 0 -1 2 2 .0 0
7 7 .5 0 - 94.0 0
7 6 .0 0 - 91.5 0

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

421
169
252
64

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

106.00
110.00
1 0 3.00
1 1 5.50

100.50
102.50
99 .5 0
1 2 4.50

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

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS, CLASS B
MANUFACTURING ----------------NONNANUFACTLRING -----------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3--------RETAIL TRADE ----------------

693
272
421
75

3 9.5
4 0 .0
3 9 .0
4 0 .0
4 0 .0

91.0 0
1 0 3.00
83.00
85.00
84 .0 0

86.50
94.5 0
83.00
83.00
83.00

8 0 .0 0 - 94 .5 0
8 6 .5 0 -1 2 2 .5 0
7 7 .0 0 - 88.50
7 8 .0 0 - 88 .5 0
7 5 .5 0 - 90.0 0

OFFICE GIRLS -----------------------MANUFACTURING -----------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3---------

164
35
129
36

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

76.00
82.50
7 4 .0 0
84.50

74.50
81 .5 0
72 .5 0
7 8 .5 0

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

S e e foo tnote s a t end of t a b le .




55

105.00

80.50
88 .5 0
7 8 .5 0
85.00

5

5

-

6

39

-

6

i

39
5
2

-

-

-

197
41
156
20
53

158
68
90
8
31

91
47
44
2
14

116
66
50
14

38
23
15
4
3

9

-

-

-

-

12
11

25
24

9
8

6
3

5
2

3
3

8
8

16
15

i
-

4

_

_

“

5
3

-

-

-

80
72
7
8

83
82
5
7

68
60
4
9

57
38
1
5

29
12
4

14
1

13

3

2

~

21
21
21

1

~

-

-

-

87
14
73
11

78
19
59
16

11
2
9
4

4

9
5
4
4

25
11
14
14

2
2

1
1

1
1

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

9

41
7
34
2

35
21
14
4

26
8
18
3

29
13
16
6

32
22
10
3

14
12
2
2

21
21

1
1

-

i

_

-

-

1

-

-

20
9

37
11
26

22

37
18
19

22

6
16

38
24
14
8
3

22

-

5

94

157

~

-

94

157
11

182
14
16 8
5

42
15
27
3

23
13
10
10

1

5

9

i
i

-

-

-

-

-

3
6
6

~
6
6

3

-

~

-

-

8

1

4

4

2

9

16
6
10
10

n

6

3
8
7

18
4
14
11

9

5
6

14
2
12
10

3

5
1

10
5
5

15
1
14

15

6
9

32
14
18

21
45

96
40
56

44
16
28

9

1

3

4

2

7

129
40
89
12
14

89
43
46
1

18

17
13

3
3

3

n
6

_

_

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

_

9

-

-

-

-

22

38

1
21

4
34
1

5

9

i

-

-

47
32
15
1
6

18

~

6

-

163
25
138
18
30

-

-

-

_
_

146
27
119
25
35

-

24
23

n
53
3
12

149
38
111
17
29

"

-

210

and
190

200

WOMEN - CONTINUED

1 1 1 .0 0

200

and
u nde r

CLERKS, ACCOUNTING, CLASS A
MANUFACTURING -----------------NONMANUFACTURING -------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3--------RETAIL TRADE ----------------

78.0 0
98 .0 0
7 6 .0 0
91.0 0

1 -----

$
190

64

u

i

1 02
25

63

77

7
17

12
14

1 32
31
101
15
12

26

35

22

5

5

21

30
17

10
12

5

66

6
77
33

44
3

10

3
4

3
4
5

1

3
2

2

1

5
4

1

i
3

35
13
8
9

26
9
17
16

_

_

-

-

7
7

5
5

9
9

~
-

-

-

-

-

1
1

4
4

-

_

-

-

4
2
2

-

-

-

-

15

35

2

8
7
4

4

2

13
13

11
11

-

-

-

-

7
7

"

6

49
28
21

7

13
9

-

_
-

8

4
2
2
7
4
3
3

31
31

-

51
50
1

12
12

18
18

2

1
1

~

-

-

1

-

“

_
-

2

_
-

3
3

2
2

210

over

7
Table A-l. Office Occupations—Men and Women— Continued
( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e we e kl y h o u rs and e a r n i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a ti o n s st ud ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by in d u s tr y d iv i s i o n , I n d i a n a p o l is , Ind. , O c to b e r 1969)
N u m b e r of w o r k e r s re c e i v i n g s t r a i g h t - t i m e we e kl y e a r n i n g s o f
$

Average
weekly
hour*1
(standard)

Sex, occup ation, and in du s tr y d iv i s i

$
55

$

*

60

65

$
70

65

70

75

i

$

$

$

$

$

$
150

$
160

$
170

$
180

$
190

$
200

2 10

_ U S ___L2J2___ Lifl___142___U 2 ___160

170

180

190

200

210

o v er

164
103
61
17
3

111
89
22
15
-

1C4
89
15
8
-

162
157
5
1
-

74
73
1
1
-

37
35
2
1
-

19
18
1
-

20
9
11

17
8
9

12
2
10

8
4
4

6
5
1

3
2
1

12
10
2

10
9
1

65
15
50
2
5

44
11
33
12
1

37
17
20
11

31
21
10
9
*

28
17
11
6
-

43
41
2
1

47
47

23
23

9
9
-

98
53
45
8
3

114
82
32
7
1

85
74
11
4
2

79
72
7
4
1

60
58
2

67
67

113
111
2

24
24

8
8

1
1
“
-

$
75

$
80

$
85

$
90

95

80

85

90

95

100

117
42
75
6
14

155
50
105
16
9

339
124
215
31
27

390
164
226
30
25

293
146
147
22
11

247
151
96
13
8

184
118
66
18
5

6

2
2
-

19
7
12

25
8
17

10
2
8

64
12
52
2
14

107
24
83
3
11

77
18
59
3
7

132
47
85
8
10

100

110

120

130

1A0

and
u nde r
60

WOMEN - CONTINUED
$

131.50
143.00
116.50
126.50
108.50

125.00
139.00
114.00
106.50

107.00152•50
116.00172.50
1 0 1 .0 0 - 129.50
1 0 4 . 5 0 - 1 4 8 . CC
97.50-120.00

82

40.0
40.0
39.5

151.00
164.50
139.50

144.00
154.50
138.00

123.50175.00
127.50204.50
122.00-159.00

SECRETARIES, CLASS B
MANUFACTURING --------NONMANUFACTURING --PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3
RETAIL TRADE -------

61 6
27 4
342
49
47

39.5
40.0
39.5
40.0
40.0

141.00
161.50
125.00
149.00

133.00
170.50
123.50
151.50
111.50

116.00-169.00
127.50194.00 112.50138.00 141.50164.00
101.50125.00 -

SECRETARIES, CLASS C -------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3---------------------RETAIL TRADE -----------------------------

961
65 0
311
50
44

39.5
40.0
39.0
39.5
40.0

138.50 135.50
150.00 151 .0 0
114.00 112.50
118.50 119.00
106.00 103.50

113.50-165.00
1 3 0 . 5 0 - 1 7 6 . CC
102.50-125.00
103.00-137.00
95.00-115.00

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

772
40 5
36 7

39.5
40.0
39.0

111.00
116.00
105.50

108.50
115.00
101.50

9 6 .50-123.50
103.50-129.00
9 3 .50-114.50

-

*

STENOGRAPHERS, GENERAL -------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------N0NMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3----------------------

385
140
245
74

39.5
40.0
39.5
40.0

97.50
96.00
98.00
122.00

93.50
95.50
92.00
124.00

83.50 -1 1 0 .0 0
87.00-107.00
82.50 -1 1 3 .5 0
112.00-142.00

_

-

STENOGRAPHERS, SENIOR ---------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3---------------------RETAIL TRADE -----------------------------

764
44 0
324
74
31

39.5
40.0
39.5
40.0
40.0

115.00
122.50
105.00
119.50
101.00

115.00
124.00
103.00
127.00
95.00

97.00 -1 3 1 .5 0
1 0 4 . 0 0 - 1 3 9 . CC
9 2 .00-122.00
110.50-133.00
80.00-131.00

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

71
50

40.0
40.0

118.50
123.00

118.50
119.50

98.50-145.50
101.00-147.00

SWITCHBOARD OPERATORS, CLASS B -----MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------RETAIL TRADE -----------------------------

173
29
144
54

40.5
40.0
41.0
40.0

85.00
87.00
84.50
85.50

83.00
79.50
83.50
82.00

7 6 .0 0 - 94.50
77.50 -1 0 2 .5 0
7 4 .5 0 - 94.50
73.50 -1 0 6 .5 0

SWITCHBOARD 0PERAT0R-RECEPTI ONISTSMANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3---------------------RETAIL TRADE -----------------------------

319
120
199
35
38

39.5
40.0
39.5
39.5
40.0

96.00
96.00
96.00
117.50
87.50

92.00
93.00
90.50
115.00
87.00

83.50-104.50
83.50 -1 0 5 .5 0
84.00 -1 0 4 .5 0
104.50-129.50
8 2 .0 0 - 97.00

“

TABULATING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
CLASS B ---------------------------------------------

25

39.0

101.00

90.00

80.50 -1 1 7 .5 0

-

SECRETARIES4-----------------MANUFACTURING --------NONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 3
RETAIL TRADE -------

2,499
1,397

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

150

S e e foo tnote s a t end of t a b le .




1 ,1 0 2

184
112

68

39.5
40.0
39.0
39.0
40.0

110.00

122.00

9
9
2
1

37
20
17
2
3

57
18
39
1
6

-

6
5
5

-

-

3

7
2
5

26
12
14

-

-

3

5

1

5
2
3
1
2

7
3
4
i
i

21
7
14
5
8

43
17
26
5

109
31
78
10
11

27
13
14

47
15
32

89
33
56

80
21
59

164
79
85

132
86
46

93
67
26

58
52
6

35
24
ii

31
6
25

68
14
54
2

38
20
18
5

56
22
34
8

37
22
15
1

39
21
18

50
26
24
13

16
2
14
14

3

28

_

-

3
3

28
28

-

-

“

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

_

_

-

2

-

-

-

-

-

2
2

3

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

_

_

-

7

-

-

-

-

-

_

10
3
7
-

40
10
30

1

16
i
15
1
8

30
3
27
3
“

40
20
20
1
“

79
29
50
1
8

61
26
35
4
2

117
69
48
8
3

78
41
37
14
“

130
80
50
13
1

101
69
32
20
9

51
42
9
9

52
52

2
-

2

4
4

8
6

3
2

10
7

9
7

12
4

2
2

15
14

22
16
6
6

45
4
41
8

8
1
7
3

19

9
i
8
-

21
1
20
18

7
4
3

2
2

2

19
1

15

37
21
16

39
14
25

54
12
42

39
21
18

22
11
11

15
2
13
1

33
18
15
10

~

3

1

13

6

4

6

50
17
33
17
5

-

6

6

i

2

-

3

2

1

-

-

7

-

-

*

-

-

_

_

-

~
-

-

-

i
-

_

_

-

_

-

-

17

5

16

-

~

17
-

5
2

16
16

"
-

-

-

_

15

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

*■

~

-

2
2

-

-

~
-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

“

-

-

-

-

*

“

-

3
3

-

1
1

4
4

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

1
1

3
3

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

7
7

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

2

1

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

2
8
4
4

7

8
Table A-l. Office Occupations—Men and Women— Continued
( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e we e kl y h o u r s and e a r n i n g s fo r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a t io n s st u d i ed on an a r e a b a s i s
by in d u s t r y d i v i s i o n , I n d i a n a p o l is , Ind. , O c to b e r 1969)
N u m b e r of w o r k e r s re c e i v i n g s t r a i g h t - t i m e w ee kl y e a r n i n g s of—
$

Average
weekly
hours1
( standard)

S ex , o ccu pa tio n, and i n d u s tr y d iv i s i o n

$

$
55

E

$

$

100

90

60

t
110

i
120

i
130

*
140

t
150

$
160

t
170

«
180

5
190

r
200

and
u nde r

Middle range 2

210

and
85

9 0 ____ 9 5 ___ 1 0 0

110

120

130

140

9

1
1
-

7
2
5

2
2

9

35
35

2CC

210

o v er

_

_

_

-

_

_

_
_

150

160

170

180

190

31
31

-

-

_
-

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

245
34
211

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

$
84.0 0
93.5 0
8 2 .5 0

83 .0 0
9 1 .5 0
82 .0 0

7 7 .5 0 -

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

626
383
243
74

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

102 .0 0
105.50
96.5 0
9 8 .5 0

9 9 .0 0
1 0 1 .5 0
96.0 0
9 6 .0 0

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

1,251

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

77.0 0
82.5 0
7 6 .0 0
8 1 .0 0

7 5 .5 0
8 1 .0 0
74 .5 0
80 .5 0

T Y P I S T S , CLASS B --MANUFACTURING --NONMANUFACTURING
RETAIL TRADE -

221
1,030
31

$

86. 00-

7 6 .5 0 -

$
9 1 .5 0
97 .0 0
90.5 0

4

6

7

~

-

-

4

6

7

22

49
6
43

58
1
57

24
8
16

42
9
33

14
5
9

1
1
-

12
6
6
-

32
11
21
3

70
45
25
5

61
37
24
11

77
37
40
16

79
45
34
11

103
64
39
5

79
30
49
19

46
41
5
4

194
10
184
2

407
54
353
6

285
35
250
7

157
51
106
7

86
25
61
4

45
17
28

21
12
9

26
8
18

14
8
6

7

1

2

2

1 14.00
122.00
108 .0 0
1 12.50

7 1 .5 0 - 81.50
7 4 .0 0 - 88 .5 0
7 1 . DO- 7 9 . 5 0
7 5 . 00- 8 7 .5 0

-

8
8

22
-

-

8

1

1 S t a n d a r d h o u r s r e f l e c t the w o rk w e e k f o r which e m p l o y e e s r e c e i v e th e ir r e g u l a r s t r a i g h t - t i m e s a l a r i e s ( e x c l u s i v e 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 i u m r a t e s ) , and the e a r n i n g s c o r r e s p o n d
to t h e s e w ee kl y h o u r s .
2 Th e m e a n i s co m p u te d f o r e a c h job by to tal ing the e a r n i n g s of a l l w o r k e r s and divid ing by the n u m b e r o f w o r k e r s .
T h e m e d i a n d e s i g n a t e s p o s it i o n — h a lf o f the e m p l o y e e s s u r v e y e d r e c e i v e m o r e
than the r a t e shown; h a lf r e c e i v e l e s s than the r a t e shown.
T h e m i d d l e r a n g e i s def ined by 2 r a t e s o f pay ; a fourt h of the w o r k e r s e a r n l e s s than the lo w e r of t h e s e r a t e s and a fourt h e a r n m o r e than the
h ig h e r r a t e .
3 T r a n s p o r t a t i o n , c o m m u n i c a t io n , and o th e r pu b li c u t il it i e s .
4 M a y inc lu de w o r k e r s o th e r than t h o s e p r e s e n t e d s e p a r a t e l y .




9
Table A-2. Professional and Technical Occupations—Men and Women
( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e we e kl y h o u r s and e a r n i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a ti o n s st ud ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by in d u s t r y di v i si o n , In d i an a p o l is , Ind. , O ct o b e r 1969)
Weekly earnings1
(standard)
Average
weekly
hours1
( standard)

S ex , o cc up ati on, and in d u s tr y di v i si o n

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

--------1------1------5------ I------ 1------ i ---- 1
Mean 2

Middle range 2

$

U nde r 10 0
$
and
100
u nd er

105

11 0

—

—

10 5

110

11 5

$

115

i

5

180

190

200

21 0

220

23 0

240

_

-

-

-

3
3

32
32

73
73

31
30
1

78
57
21

36
27
9

30
17
13

17
10
7

21
8
13

37
25
12

6

7
7
-

5
5
-

10
10
-

16
4
12

2
2

3
3

40.0
40.0
4 0.0

193.00
191.50
201.50

1 8 2 . 00 1 6 0 . 5 0 226.50
176.00 1 5 8 .0 0 -2 2 8 .0 0
198.50 1 7 9 .5 0 219.50

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

-

2
2

DRAFTSMEN, CLASS B ■
MANUFACTURING ---NONMANUFACTURING

271
180
91

40.0
4 0.0
40.0

156.50
150.50
168.00

150.00
141.50
164.00

133.50129.50152.50-

1

1
1
-

1
1
-

13
11
2

18
16
2

19
18
1

37
36
1

45
35
10

36
16
20

27
11
16

25
5
20

DRAFTSMEN, CLASS C MANUFACTURING --NONMANUFACTURING

224
150
74

40.0
4 0.0
40.0

136.50
138.50
132.00

136.00
140.50
134.50

120.00160.50
1 1 9.00162.00
125.50-139.00

17

3

11
6

1
2

18
14
4

18
14
4

13
12
1

20
7
13

46
15
31

11
10
1

15
9

56
50

2
2

6

6

53
48

4 0.0
40.0

100.50
100.00

98.00
97.00

141
130

40.0
4 0.0

152.50
154.00

DRAFTSMEN-TRACERS
MANUFACTURING -

176.00
161.50
179.00

7 5 .00-111.50
7 4 .50-105.00

1

3 31
31

8
6

1
1

5
2

5
5

-

6

220

r

170

450
36 8
82

210

*

16 0

DRAFTSMEN, CLASS A MANUFACTURING ---NONMANUFACTURING

20 0

*

15 0

12 5

1 90

i

14 0

12 0

180

i

130

—

170

*

150

—

160

t

140

125

—

i
13 0

120

23 0

I

240

i

i
25 0

2 60

25 0

26 0

over

6
6
*

29
29

30
24
6

25
25
“

2
2
-

2
2
-

-

“

4
4

3
3

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

1
to t h e s e
2
3

152.50 137.50-167.00
155.00 138.00 -1 6 8 .0 0

1
1

2
2

5
5

7
6

24
23

23
16

31
31

20
20

12
12

9
9

S ta n d a r d h o u r s r e f l e c t the w o rk w ee k f o r which e m p l o y e e s r e c e i v e t h e ir r e g u l a r s t r a i g h t - t i m e s a l a r i e s ( e x c l u s i v e of p a y f o r o v e r t i m e a t r e g u l a r a n d / o r p r e m i u m r a t e s ) ,
w ee kl y h o u r s .
F o r de fin it ion of t e r m s , se e footnote 2, t a b le A - l .
W o r k e r s w e r e d i s t r i b u t e d a s foll ow s: 2 a t $ 6 5 to $ 7 0 ; 12 a t $ 7 0 to $ 7 5 ; 1 a t $ 7 5 to $ 8 0 ; 3 a t $ 8 0 to $ 8 5 ; 3 a t $ 8 5 to $ 9 0 ; and 10 a t $ 9 5 to $ 1 0 0.

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

Table A-3. Office, Professional, and Technical Occupations—Men and Women Combined
( A v e r a g e s t r a i g h t - t i m e w e e kl y h o u r s and e a r n i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a ti o n s s t ud ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by in d u s t r y di v i si o n , In d i an a p o l is , Ind., O c to b e r 1969)

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

of

Number
Weekly
Weekly
hours 1 earnings 1
(standard) (standard)

S e e f o o tn o te s at end of t a b le .




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

of
workers

Weekly
hours 1
(standard)

Weekly
earnings 1
(standard)

168
29
139
66

40.0
39.5
40.0
40.0

$
100.00
100.00
99.50
118.50

B I L L E R S , MACHINE (BOOKKEEPING
MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

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

Number
of
woikers

Weekly
hours 1
(standard)

Weekly
earnings 1
(standard)

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS - CONTINUED

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS - CONTINUED

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS
B I L L E R S , MACHINE ( BI L LI N G
MACHINE) ---------------------------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2----------------------

Average

Average

Average
Number

BOOKKEEPING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
61
42

40.0
40.0

101.00
102.00

MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

95
40
55

40.0
40.0
40.0

$
110.50
106.50
113.50

10
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 i n g s f o r s e l e c t e d o c c u p a ti o n s st ud ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by in d u s t r y di v i si o n , In d i an a p o l is , Ind., O c t o b e r 1969)
Average

O cc u p a ti on and in d u s t r y d iv i s i o n

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS -

Number
of
workers

Weekly
Weekly
hours * earnings 1
(standard) (standard)

Average

O cc u pa ti on and in d u s t r y d iv i s i o n

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS -

CONTINUED

Weekly
hours 1
(standard)

Weekly
earnings 1
(standard)

CONTINUED

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

Number
of
workers

Weekly
hours 1
(standard)

Weekly
earnings *
(standard)

OFFICE OCCUPATIONS - CONTINUED

61

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

$
91.0 0
93 .0 0
90.00
8 0 .5 0

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS, CLASS B -------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2------------------RETAIL TRADE --------------------------

693
272
421
55
75

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

$
91.0 0
1 03.00
83.00
85.00
84.00

SWITCHBOARD OPERATOR-RECEPTIONISTS
MANUFACTURING ----------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2 -------------------RETAIL TRADE ----------------------------

328
120
208
44
38

3 9 .5
4 0 .0
3 9.5
3 9.0
4 0 .0

96 .0 0
96 .0 0
95 .5 0
1 12.50
87.50

729
218
511
105
13 1

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

1 2 1.50
135.50
1 15.00
1 24.50
111.50

OFFICE BOYS AND G I R LS -------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2------------------

321
70
251
71

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

80 .5 0
90 .0 0
77.50
88.50

TABULATING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
CLASS A -------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------NONMANUFACTLRING ------------------------

75
41
34

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

1 48.50
1 5 4 .5 0
141.00

1,220
412
808
124
221

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

90 .5 0
98.5 0
86 .5 0
93 .0 0
86 .5 0

SECRETARIES3-----------------------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2------------------RETAIL TRADE --------------------------

2,5 0 1
1,3 9 9
1,102
184
112

3 9 .5
4 0 .0
3 9 .0
3 9.0
4 0 .0

131.50
1 43.00
116.50
1 26.50
1 08.50

TABULATING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
CLASS B -------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------

1 19
56
63

3 9.5
4 0 .0
3 9 .0

1 20.50
143.00
1 00.50

94
77

3 9 .0
3 9 .0

102.50
1 00.50

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

150

CLERKS, F I L E , CLASS A
NONMANUFACTURING —

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

1 51.00
1 64.50
139.50

TABULATING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
CLASS C -------------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------

59
37

3 9.5
3 9 .5

1 03.00
9 5 .5 0

CLERKS, F I L E , CLASS B
NONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2
RETAIL TRADE ------

395
309
42
30

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

83 .5 0
81.00
101.00
78 .0 0

SECRETARIES, CLASS B ----------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2 ------------------RETAIL TRADE --------------------------

616
274
342

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

1 41.00
1 61.50
1 25.00
1 49.00
110.00

TRANSCRI8ING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
GENERAL -------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------

245
34
211

3 8.5
4 0 .0
3 8 .5

84.00
93.50
82.50

CLERKS, F I L E , CLASS C
MANUFACTURING -------NONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2

658
70
588
74

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

73.5 0
86 .5 0
72 .0 0
81 .5 0

961
650
311

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

1 02.00
1 06.00
9 6 .5 0
98.5 0

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

103.50
1 04.00
1 03.50
90.0 0

138 .5 0
1 50.00
1 14.00
1 18.50
1 06.00

629
386
243
74

483
190
293
49

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

T Y P I S T S , CLASS A ----------------------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2 --------------------

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

SECRETARIES, CLASS C ----------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2 ------------------RETAIL TRADE -------------------------SECRETARIES, CLASS D ----------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------

774
407
367

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

1 11.00
1 15.50
1 05.50

T Y P I S T S , CLASS B ----------------------------MANUFACTURING -----------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------RETAIL TRADE ----------------------------

1 ,2 5 1
2 21
1 ,030
31

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

7 7 .0 0
82.50
7 6 .0 0
81.00

CLERKS, PAYROLL ---------MANUFACTURING -------NONMANUFACTURING —
PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2
RETAIL TRADE ------

355
176
179
39
49

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

1 12.50
1 20.50
1 04.50
13 4 .0 0
99.0 0

STENOGRAPHERS, GENERAL ----------------MANUFACTURING --------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2 -------------------

391
1 40
251
76

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

97.5 0
96 .0 0
98 .5 0
1 22.50

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

451
368
83

4 0 .0
4 0.0
4 0 .0

193.00
191.50
2 0 1 .0 0

COMPTOMETER OPERATORS
MANUFACTURING ------NONMANUFACTURING RETAIL T R A D E -----

117
47
70
56

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

93 .5 0
1 04.00
87.00
82.00

STENOGRAPHERS, SENIOR ------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2 ------------------RETAIL TRADE --------------------------

764
440
324
74
31

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

1 15.00
1 22.50
1 05.00
119.50
1 01.00

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

271
1 80
91

4 0.0
4 0.0
4 0.0

1 5 6.50
1 5 0.50
1 6 8.00

1 07.00
1 10.00
1 05.00
119.50

SWITCHBOARD OPERATORS, CLASS A —
MANUFACTURING ----------------------------

71
50

4 0 .0
4 0 .0

1 18.50
1 23.00

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

272
15 4
11 8

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

1 29.00
1 37.50
1 1 8.00

85.00
87.00
84 .5 0
8 5 .5 0

DRAFTSMEN-TRACERS ---------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------

55
49

4 0 .0
4 0 .0

1 01.50
101.00

144
54

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

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

1 42
131

4 0 .0
4 0 .0

152.50
1 54.50

BOOKKEEPING-MACHINE OPERATORS,
CLASS B ------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------RETAIL TRADE ---------------------

201
47
154

CLERKS, ACCOUNTING, CLASS A
MANUFACTURING -----------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2 --------RETAIL TRADE ---------------CLERKS, ACCOUNTING, CLASS B
MANUFACTURING -----------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2 --------RETAIL TRADE ----------------

KEYPUNCH OPERATORS, CLASS A
MANUFACTURING — |-------------NONMANUFACTURING1 -----------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 2---------

437
169
268
80

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

SWITCHBOARD OPERATORS, CLASS B —
MANUFACTURING ---------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------------RETAIL TRADE --------------------------

PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL
OCCUPATIONS

1 S t a n d a r d h o u r s r e f l e c t the w o r k w e e k f o r wh ich e m p l o y e e s r e c e i v e t h e ir r e g u l a r s t r a i g h t - t i m e s a l a r i e s ( e x c l u s i v e of p a y f o r o v e r t i m e a t r e g u l a r a n d / o r p r e m i u m r a t e s ) , and the e a r n i n g s
c o r r e s p o n d to th e s e w e e k l y h o u r s .
2 T r a n s p o r t a t i o n , c o m m u n i c a t io n , an d o th er pu b li c u ti l it i e s .
3 M a y in clu de w o r k e r s o th er than th o s e p r e s e n t e d s e p a r a t e l y .




11
Table A-4. Maintenance and Powerplant 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 m e n in 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
b y in d u s tr y d iv isio n , I n d ia n a p o lis , Ind, , O cto b e r 1969)
N u m b e r of w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t- tim e h o u rly e a r n in g s o f—

Hourly earnings 1

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

$
4 .3 3
4 .4 3
3 .75

$
3 .6 7 3 .7 4 3 .6 5 -

$
4 .7 5
4 .7 5
4 .6 5

ELECT RICIA N S, MAINTENANCE --------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

766
688

4 .3 9
4 .4 0

4 .5 7
4 .7 1

3 .9 4 3 .8 9 -

4 .8 0
4 .8 3

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

18 5
178

4 .2 8
4 .2 9

4 .4 4
4 .5 3

3 .8 2 3 .8 2 -

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

136
135

3 .4 2
3 .43

3.32
3 .32

H ELPERS, MAINTENANCE TRADES ----------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

1 71
1 18

3 .2 7
3 .0 7

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

921
921

M ACHINISTS, MAINTENANCE -----------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

$
2 .9 0

*
3 .0 0

$
3 .1 0

$
3 .2 0

s

t

3 .3 0

3 .4 0

$
3 .5 0

3 .60

$
3.70

2 .50

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 .70

3 .80

1
1

-

-

~

~
-

2
2

1
1

12
12

8
8

1
1

3
3

13
1
12

9
6
3

_

_

1
1

2
1

3
3

2
2

_
-

16
16

10
10

12
11

11
11

6
6

4
4

_

_

_

_

-

-

-

11
11

3
2

-

-

%

$
4.8C

$
5.00

s

5 .0 0

5 .2 0

over

44
44

9
6
3

3
2
1

5
2
3

62
6

1 79
1 76

172
17 2

7
7

6
6

15
14

7
6

47
47

35
35

-

5
5

9
9

3
3

_

22
22

_

_

-

_

S

*
4 .20

$
4 .4 0

4 .2 0

4 .40

4 .6 0

5
4
i

10
6
4

16
16

6
6

60
54

89
84

89
86

45
42

6
6

12
12

22
20

12
10

_

3
3

_

20
20

*
3 .8 0

4 .6 0

5.20
an d

-r

1 48
12 0
28

*
2 .8 0

o
CO

CARPENTERS. MAINTENANCE
MANUFACTURING ---------NONMANUFACTURING -----

%

$
2 .70

o
o

Middle range 2

$
2 .60

O
o

Mean2

Median 2

$
s
TTn ^d e r 2 . 4 0 2 . 5 0
U
S
an d
2 .4 0 under

*

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

Number
of
workers

_

_

“

-

4 .7 9
4 .7 9

_

_

2 .7 1 2 .6 9 -

4 .0 1
4 .0 1

3
3

24
24

1
1

6
6

5
5

-

10
9

8
8

2
2

7
7

13
13

-

3 .29
3 .20

2 .8 4 2 .7 5 -

3 .69
3 .4 5

13
12

3
3

6
6

5
5

13
8

7
4

12
9

8
8

4
4

16
16

5
5

20
19

12
12

5
1

1
1

4
3

35
-

2
2

-

-

-

_

-

*

-

-

-

4 .4 9
4 .4 9

4 .8 1
4 .8 1

4 .0 2 4 .0 2 -

4 .8 6
4 .8 6

-

-

-

4
4

5
5

5
5

12
12

5
5

19
19

9
9

9
9

32
32

12
12

31
31

85
85

20
20

34
34

52
52

93
93

487
487

7
7

-

312
302

4 .2 1
4 .2 1

4 .1 7
4 .1 7

3 .8 7 3 .8 7 -

4 .3 9
4 .4 1

_

_

_

_

_

-

~

“

“

“

“

6
6

3
3

2
2

4
4

15
15

2
2

15
15

8
6

34
34

83
82

65
58

6
6

8
8

22
22

28
28

11
11

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

719
15 5
564
518
36

3 .9 7
3 .88
3 .9 9
4 .0 2
3 .8 2

4 .1 1
3 .86
4 .1 2
4 .1 3
4 .0 1

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

4 .1 8
4 .6 6
4 .1 7
4 .1 8
4 .0 6

27
9
18
9

20
18
2
2

53
53
53

15
3
12
12

3
3
3
“

59
51
8
4
4

3 59
1
358
3 39
19

74
6
68
67
i

41
41
-

_

_

-

-

-

-

-

50
9
41
41
-

_

-

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

1,057
1,033

4 . 19
4 .1 9

4 .1 3
4 . 14

3 .7 1 3 .7 2 -

4 .8 5
4 .8 5

58
58

50
41

26
26

80
80

14 3
14 2

127
12 7

17
7

23
23

20
20

394
394

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

419
407

4 .5 0
4 .5 1

4 .7 4
4 .7 4

4 .2 4 4 .3 3 -

4 .7 9
4 .7 9

_

76
76

O ILERS ------------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

188
172

3 .4 8
3 .4 7

3 .71
3 .72

3 .2 8 3 .1 6 -

3 .7 6
3 .7 6

_

PAIN TERS, MAINTENANCE ---------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

115
93

4 .0 9
4 .2 2

4 .2 9
4 .3 9

3 .7 3 3 .8 1 -

4 .6 3
4 .6 4

P IP E F IT T E R S , MAINTENANCE ----------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

356
347

4 .4 1
4 .4 2

4 .7 0
4 .7 0

4 .1 0 4 .1 2 -

4 .7 6
4 .7 6

_

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

107
107

4 .6 4
4 .6 4

4 .7 5
4 .7 5

4 .5 3 4 .5 3 -

4 .8 0
4 .8 0

-

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

846
846

4 .5 5
4 .5 5

4 .6 7
4 .6 7

4 .1 7 4 .1 7 -

5 .0 2
5 .0 2

-

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,
F o r d e fin itio n o f t e r m s , s e e fo o tn o te 2, ta b le A - l .
T r a n s p o r t a t io n , c o m m u n ic atio n , and o th e r p u b lic u t il it i e s .




_

-

*

_
-

"

"

_

_

_

_

~
-

-

1
1
-

16
16

~

-

-

1
1
-

_

1
-

_

_

-

-

21
21

5
5

18
18

27
27

47
44

-

-

_

-

_

3

3

-

-

-

-

3

3

20
20

26
26

8
5

35
26

20
20

-

-

5
5

_

-

1
1

-

-

"

222
222

_

10
10

4
4

15
15

3
3

10
10

2
2

4
4

_

7
7

33

_

94
94

4
4

_

1
1

1
1

_

_

_

_

~

-

-

“

-

6
-

i

-

-

2
2

_

_

_

11
10

_

4
4

7
7

7
7

11
3

14
14

11
11

35
35

1

1
“

1

-

6
6

33
33

49
46

46
46

8
8

1 62
1 62

14
14

7
7

2
2

1
1

8
8

12
12

6
6

52
52

14
14

3
3

8
8

88
88

84
84

92
92

82
82

76
76

11 6
11 6

258
258

-

-

3

h o lid a y s ,

_

-

-

_

_

-

-

_

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

and la te sh ifts,

_

_

17

6
6

2
2

6
6

7
5

8
4

-

2
2

-

_

_

-

“

-

-

19
19

5

-

-

-

-

-

-

i
i

-

-

1
1

1
1

14
14

7

7

3
3

5

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

-

12
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 se le c te d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by in d u s tr y d iv is io n , In d ia n a p o lis , In d ., O cto b e r 1969)
Hourly earnings

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

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

of
workers

Mean3

Median3

*
1 .80

$
1 .9 0

$
2 .0 0

$
2 .1 0

t
2 .2 0

S
2 .3 0

$
2 .4 0

$
2 .5 0

2 .6 0

$
2 .7 0

1.7 0

1 .80

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

11
11

9
2
7

5
5

9
6
3

34
28
6

16
14
2

29
17
12

-

-

1

12

11

17

Under 1 .6 0
Middle range3 $
an d
1 .6 0 under

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

1,076
577
499

$
2 .5 8
3 .1 9
1 .88

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

481

3 .3 6

3 .5 5

2 .7 7 -

3 .7 9

S

$
1 .70

S

1
2 .8 0

$
3 .00

2 .8 0

3- PQ

3 . 2 0 - i . 40, 3 . 6 0

35
32
3

9A
81
13

40
28
12

43
40
3

35
32
3

31

72

23

38

27

S

3 .2 0

s
3 .40

$
3 .60

-y- —
$
4 .4 0 4 .6 0

$
3 .8C

$
4 .00

$
4 .2 0

3.9Q

*,o<?

4 .2 0

4 .4 0

4 .60

over

21
14
7

146
14 5
1

57
57
~

15
15

24
24
“

5
5
~

-

11

137

57

15

24

5

-

an d

~

$
2 .52
3 .22
1 .77

$
1 .7 7 2 .7 1 1 .7 3 -

$
3 .4 0
3 .7 7
1.85

3
3

32
16
16

344
21
323

69
69

-

-

-

-

~

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

96

2 .3 7

2 .3 3

1 .7 4 -

2 .8 0

-

16

21

-

-

2

-

5

16

3

-

1

9

5

2

5

3

8

-

-

-

-

-

JA N IT O R S, PORTERS, AND CLEANERS ----MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 4 ---------------------RETAIL TRADE -----------------------------

3 ,2 0 2
1,6 9 0
1 ,512
215
405

2 .4 1
2 .7 8
2 .0 0
2 .7 2
1 .97

2 .33
2 .75
1.90
2 .8 2
1.95

1 .8 7 2 .3 6 1 .6 7 2 .2 6 1 .7 6 -

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

63
63
33

481
36
445
17

181
19
162

113
35
78
1
37

265
76
189
3
67

138
71
67
19
13

184
42
142
46
63

223
199
24
5
9

150
110
40
2
8

75
55
20
5
5

84
70
14
2
1

243
208
35
17
A

166
130
36
28
~

1 79
1 23
56
51
2

128
78
50
32
13

368
368
-

15
15
~

32
32

_

-

-

-

~

~

“

-

82

114
23
91
4
51

”

"

JA N IT O R S, PORTERS, AND CLEANERS
(WOMEN) --------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 4 ---------------------RETAIL TRADE -----------------------------

446
106
340
63
67

2 .0 6
2 .7 0
1 .86
2 .2 4
1.8 1

1.88
2 .7 0
1 .74
2 .1 7
1 .79

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

2 .2 7
3 .41
2 .0 9
2 .2 4
2 .0 3

5

15 4
5
149

18
7
11
1
7

A
2
2
2

28
7
21
-

9
9

12
12

5
3
2
2

9
3
6
6

5
5
-

30
30

_

_

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

-

22

41
1
40
37
1

24
15
9
9

23

26
2
24
5
3

31
31

-

44
A
40
1
11

1
1

5

LABORERS, MATERIAL HANDLING -----------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S 4 ---------------------RETAIL TRADE -----------------------------

3 ,4 3 9
1,802
1,637
594
462

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

3 .24
3 .2 3
3 .25
4 .0 0
2 .22

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

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

_
-

32
8
24

81
40
41

98
20
78

130
114
16

65
20
45

108
18
90

128
30
98

103
92
11

85
7A
n

-

41

73

6

30

54

75

11

634
5 41
93
55
28

-

13

704
223
481
1 86
1

262
169
93

-

351
256
95
6
5

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

1 ,1 3 4
556
578
258

2 .8 9
2 .7 5
3 .0 2
3 . 19

2 .78
2 .6 8
3 .06
3 .72

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

3 .5 0
3 .1 6
3 .71
3 .7 7

-

12
12

20
15

“

5

22
3
19
19

41
27
14
14

38
9
29
14

18
10
8
2

29
13
16
3

PACKERS, SHIPPING ----------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------

498
412
86

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

2 .70
2 .85
2 .0 8

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

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

_
-

-

6
6

-

12
12

36
20
16

34
14
20

11
6
5

PACKERS, SHIPPING (WOMEN) --------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------------------

597
495
102

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

2 .32
2.34
1 .88

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

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

_
-

2
2

42
24
18

RECEIVING CLERKS ------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------------- - -

184
108
76

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

3 .11
3 .00
3 .1 7

2 .6 9 2 .6 9 2 .6 9 -

3 .3 7
3.47
3 .2 7

~

-

-

-

SHIPPING CLERKS --------------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

142
129

3 .2 6
3 .2 8

3 .1 5
3.14

2 .8 9 2 .9 1 -

3 .3 0
3 .3 4

_

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

97
63
34

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

3 .27
3 .2 3
3 .3 0

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

3 .6 4
3 .6 4
3.91

_

_

-

-

TRUCKDRIVERS5 -----------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 4 ---------------------RETAIL TRADE -----------------------------

2 ,6 5 9
609
2 ,0 5 0
1,048
426

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

3 .8 5
3 .81
3 .88
4 .0 4
3 .5 6

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

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

_

_

_

-

-

-

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




5

_

-

-

38

11
11

74
49
25

100
96

38
-

-

1

-

*

1

_

_

_

“

-

-

_

-

_

-

-

-

-

10
8
2

4

_
-

-

21

2
2
-

8

~

-

118
72
A6

39
25
14

65
29
36

2

8

6

13

13 2
70
62
AA
8

30
11
19
3

42
22
20
12

111
20
91
~

187
171
16
3

23
18
5
5

79
A7
32
8

83
54
29

75
56
19

22
17
5

34
27

23
9
14

59
59

29
29

90
90

19
19

7

14
7
7

2
2

178
177
1

12
12
"

18
17
1

A
4

72
72

23
23

“

2

2
1
1

8
6
2

37
22
15

A
3
1

27
23

1
"

2

1
1

1
1

19
19

-

6
6

5
5

4

-

4

-

21

8

52
28
24

20

8

12

-

2

65
29
36
35

28

53

-

88

3
1
2
2
“

3 01
3C1
301
"

148
5
143
143

17

3
3

1
1

4

1 55
59
96
6

17
17

~
“

“

39
39

40
40

26
26

-

-

-

-

_
-

_
-

20
20

1
1

-

-

-

-

_
-

29
13
16

30
6
24

24
14
10

16
16
~

-

3
3
“

~

1
1
“

-

4

8
8

6
5

53
53

24
15

-

_

-

-

"

“

*

"

5
5

12
12

8
8

10
9
1

5
A
i

3
2

24
8
16

9
3
6

22
22

6
6

~

-

39
18

264

248
119
129

15
15

13
13

1

A
9

52
15
37
27
10

_

21

177
14
1 63

24

54
5
49

53

40
22
18

21

33

43

18

4

_
-

-

1

33
231
6
5

3

A

-

“

A

3

-

3

”

663
285
378
1 70
208

857

1
856
841

-

13
Table A-5. Custodial and Material Movement Occupations— Continued
(A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t im e h o u rly e a r n in g s fo r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by in d u s tr y d iv is io n , In d ia n a p o lis , In d ., O cto b e r 1969)
N u m b e r of w o rk e r

Hourly e mings 2

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

Number
of
workers

Mean3

Median3

Middle range3

U nder

$
1 .60

$

s

1.70

1.80

>

%

$

S

2 .6 0

2 .8 0

3 .00

t
3 .2 0

$

2 .5 0

$
2 .7 0

t

2 .3 0

3 .40

*
3 .60

*
3 .80

4 .0 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

3.40

3.60

3 .8 0

4 .0 0

4 .2 0

4 .4C

28
16
12

6

7
4
3

14

11

22
16
6
6

27
7
20

-

-

“

“

6
6

8
7
1
1

25
2
23
9

*

.1 0

2 .2 0

2.10

.2 0

20
~
20
20

-

1.80

*
2 .0 0

1 .90

2 .0 0

-

-

"

re c e iv in g s t r a ig h t- tim e h our ly e a r n in g s of—
s
2 .4 0

$

S
1 .90

%

1 ------- ~f------- i —
4 .2 0 4 .4 0 4 .6 0

and
s
1 . 6 0 u n d er
1.70

and
4 .60

over

-

-

“

-

“

TRUCKDRIVERS5 - CONTINUED
TRUCKDRIVERS, LIGHT (UNDER
1 - 1 / 2 TONS I ---------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------------------------RETAIL TRADE -----------------------------

$

$

$

$

409
T8
331
108

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

3.8 1
2 .9 5
3 .83
3 .81

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

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

“

TRUCKDRIVERS, MEDIUM ( 1 - 1 / 2 TO
ANC INCLUDING 4 TCNS) ----------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------RETAIL TRADE -----------------------------

796
18 3
613
15 5

3 .29
3 .29
3 .2 9
2 .6 2

3.2 9
3 .75
3 .28
2 .54

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

3 .8 8
3 .95
3 .6 7
2 .6 7

_

_

_

~

-

-

TRUCKDRIVERS, HEAVY (OVER 4 TONS,
TRAILER TYPE I ------------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURINC -------------------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 4 ---------------------RETAIL TRADE -----------------------------

797
49
748
536
163

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

4 .0 3
3 .74
4 .0 3
4 .0 5
3.9 4

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

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

TRUCKDRIVERS, HEAVY (OVER 4 TONS,
OTHER THAN TRAILER TYPE) -----------

401

3 .8 8

3 .89

3 .8 3 -

4 .0 4

TRUCKERS, POWER (FO R K LIFT) ------------MANUFACTURING ------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------RETAIL TRADE -----------------------------

1 ,410
1,244
166
138

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

3 .48
3 .47
3.6 2
3.4 8

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

3 .6 5
3 .65
3 .7 5
3 .7 5

TRUCKERS, POWER [OTHER THAN
FORKLIFT) ----------------------------------------MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

182
144

3 .4 4
3 .5 8

3 .38
3 .60

2 .9 8 3 .2 4 -

3 .7 9
3 .98

1
2
3
4
5

-

-

-

-

~

8
8

“

~

_
“

8

-

8
8

~

6
6

24
12
12
12

58
29
29
29

-

-

-

-

2

-

2
2

“

-

”

-

_

-

2

“

-

”

“

-

8
8
-

~

-

18
18

-

5
2
3
3

-

34
18
16
16

-

”
21

-

21
21

12

D a ta 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 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 o f t e r m s , s e e fo o tn o te 2, ta b le A - l .
T r a n s p o r t a t io n , c o m m u n ic a tio n , and o th e r p u b lic u t il it i e s .
In c lu d e s a ll d r i v e r s , a s d e fin e d , r e g a r d l e s s of s i z e and type of tr u c k o p e r a te d .




_
“

-

1

-

45
36
9
9

-

14
9

11
1

37
5
32
21

36
36
36

~

3

6

12

22
3

-

-

6

-

12

3

6

12

43
42
1
1

124
104
20
20

41
26
15
15

8
8

15
8

_

_

12
12

_
“

12
10
2
2

8
5
3
3

26

26

99
22
77

“

~

12

10

71

~

9
1
8

49

11
8
3

“
231
9
222
5

~

2 31

-

2 31
61

96
83
13
13

11 3

-

11 3

“
535

“

142
8
134

-

53 5
53 5

134

“

_

_

“

-

_

_

-

-

“
6
6

“

2

-

-

-

42

1 93

1 64

-

-

-

10 5
10 2
3
3

10 1
101

1 32
132

15
7
8

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

~

“

579
50 3
76
68

-

-

156
14 3
13
3

29

11
11

29
27

18
18

28
28

-

-

~

10
1C

10
10

~

16
16

8
8

*
_




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 li 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
in 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 ie ld e c o n o m i s t s a r e in s t r u c t e d
to e x c lu d e w o r k in g s u p e r v i s o r s ; a p p r e n t 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 ,

M A C H IN E

CLERK,

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

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

A C C O U N T IN G

C l a s s A . U nder g e n e r a l d ir e c tio n of a b o o k k e e p e r o r a c c o u n ta n t, h a s r e s p o n s ib ilit y fo r
k e e p in g one o r m o r e s e c t i o n s o f a c o m p le t e s e t o f b o o k s o r r e c o r d s r e la t in g to one p h a s e
o f a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t 's b u s i n e s s t r a n s a c t i o n s . W o rk 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 i s 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 .

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 l p 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 .

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ORDER

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 i s t r i b u t i n g o r d e r s h e e t s to r e s p e c t i v e d e p a r t m e n t s to b e f i l l e d . M a y c h e c k w ith c r e d i t
d e p a r t m e n t to d e t e r m in e c r e d i t r a t i n g o f c u s t o m e r , a c k n o w le d g e r e c e i p t o f o r d e r s f r o m c u s t o m e r s ,
fo llo w u p o r d e r s to s e e th a t th e y h a v e b e e n f i l l e d , k e e p f i l e o f o r d e r s r e c e i v e d , a n d c h e c k sh 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 .
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 an d e n t e r s th e n e c e s s a r y d a t a on th e p a y r o l l
s h e e t s . D u t i e s in v o 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 tin g c a lc u l a t e d d a t a on p a y r o l l s h e e t , sh o w in g i n f o r m a t io n su c h a s w o r k e r 's n a m e , w o r k in g
d a y s , t i m e , r a t e , d e d u c t io n s f o r 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 is t r i b u t i n g p a y e n v e l o p e s .
M a y u s e a c a l c u l a t i n g m a c h in e .
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 i c 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 of
o th e r d u t i e 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 i c 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 t a 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 l e 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 l e , l o c a t e s on th e s o u r c e d o c u m e n t
th e i t e m s to b e p u n c h e d ; e x t r a c t s in f o r m a t io n f r o m s e v e r a l d o c u m e n t s ; a n d s e a r c h e s f o r a n d
i n t e r p r e t s in f o r m a t io n on th e d o c u m e n t to d e t e r m in e i n f o r m a t io n to b e p u n c h e d .
M ay tra in
i n e x p e r ie n c e d o p e r a t o r s .

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 i o 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 i l i n 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 ich 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 , te 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 je 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 i f ie d m a t e r i a l in f i l e s a n d f o r w a r d s
m a te r ia l.
M a y p e r f o r m r e l a t e d c l e r i c a l t a s k s r e q u i r e d to m a in t a in a n d s e r v i c e f i l e s .

C l a s s 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 il lin g d e s c r i b e d u n d e r b i l l e r ,
m a c h in e ) , c o s t d is t r i b u t i o n , e x p e n s e d 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 .
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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 no s e l e c t i n g , c o d in g , o r i n t e r p r e t i n 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 i c i a l ) t h 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 i m p o r t a n t o r g a n i z a t i o n a l s e g m e n t ( e . g . , a m id d le
m a n a g e m e n t s u p e r v i s o r o f a n o r g a n i z a t i o n a l s e g m e n t o fte n in v o lv in g a s m a n y a s s e v e r a l
h u n d r e d p e r s o n s ) o f a c o m p a n y 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 su c h a s ru n n in g e r r a n d s , o p e r a t in g m in o r o f f ic e m a ­
c h in e s s u 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 i n o r c l e r i c a l w o rk .

SECRETA RY
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 ile d s u p e r v i s i o n a n d g u id a n c e .
P e r fo r m s v a r ie d c 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 le 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 r k .
M a y a l s o p e r f o r m o th e r c l e r i c a l a n d s e c r e t a r i a l t a s k s o f c o m p a r a b 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 in g o f th e o r g a n i z a t io n ,
p r o g r a m s , a n d p r o c e d u r e s r e l a t e d to th e w o r k o f th e s u p e r v i s o r .
E x c lu s io n s
.N ot 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 ich a r e e x c lu d e d f r o m th e d e f in itio n a r e a s f o l l o w s : (a ) P o s i t i o n s w h ich do 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 ic 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 ich 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 it io n ;
an 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 ich in v o lv e m o r e d i f f i c u l t o r m o r e r e s p o n s i b l e t e c h n ic a l, a d m in ­
i s t r a t i v e , s u p e r v i s o r y , o r s p e c i a l i z e d c l e r i c a l d u t ie s w h ic h a r e n o t t y p ic a l o f s e c r e t a r i a l w o 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 le v e l d e f in i t io n s f o llo w in g , r e f e r s to
th 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 lic y m a k in g r o le w ith r e g a r d to m a jo r
c o m p a n y a c t i v i t i e s . T h e t i t le " 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 tify 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 ly on in d iv id u a l c a s e s o r t r a n s a c t i o n s ( e . g . , a p p r o v e o r d e n y in d iv id u a l lo a n o r c r e d i t a c t i o n s ;
a d m i n i s t e r in d iv id u a l t r u s t a c c o u n t s ; d i r e c t l y s u p e r v i s e a c l e r i c a l s t a f f ) a r e n o t c o n s i d e r e d to b e
" c o r p o r a t e o f f i c e r s ” f o r p u r p o s e s o f a p p ly in g th e f o llo w in g l e v e l d e f i n i t i o n s .
C la ss A
a ll,

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

b.
S e c r e t a r y to a c o r p o r a t e o f f i c e r ( o t h e r th a n th e c h a 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 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 ( im m e d i a t e l y b e lo w
s e g m e n t o r s u b s i d i a r y o f a c o m p a n y th a t e m p l o y s ,

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

C la ss B
a ll,

a.
S e c r e t a r y 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
fe w e r th a n 100 p e r s o n s ; o r

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




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 itio n f o r c l a s s B , b u t w h o s e s u b o r d in a t e s t a f f
n o r m a l l y n u m b e r s a t l e a s t s e v e r a l d o z e n e m p l o y e e s a n d i s u s u a l l y d iv i d e d in to o r g a n i z a t i o n a l
s e g m e n t s w h ic h a r e o fte n , in t u r n , f u r t h e r s u b d iv id e d . In s o m e c o m p a n i e s , t h is l e v e l in c lu d e s
a w id e r a n g e o f o r g a n i z a t i o n a l e c h e lo n s ; in o t h e r s , o n ly o n e o r tw o ; o r
b.
S e c r e t a r y t o th e h e a d o f a n in d iv id u a l p la n t, f a c t o r y , e t c . ( o r o t h e r e q u iv a le n t l e v e l
o f o f f ic i a l ) th a t e m p l o y s , in a l l , f e w e r th a n 5 , 0 0 0 p e r s o n s .
C la ss D
a.
S e c r e t a r y to th e s u p e r v i s o r o r h e a d o f a s m a l l o r g a n i z a t i o n a l u n it ( e . g . , f e w e r th a n
a b o u t 25 o r 3 0 p e r s o n s ) ;
b.
S e c r e t a r y to a n o n s u p e r v i s o r y s t a f f s p e c i a l i s t , p r o f e s s i o n a l e m p l o y e e , a d m i n i s t r a ­
t i v e o f f i c e r , o r a s s i s t a n t , s k i l l e d t e c h n ic i a n o r e x p e r t .
(N O T E ;
M a n y c o m p a n ie s a s s i g n
s t e n o g r a p h e r s , r a t h e r th a n s e c r e t a r i e s a s d e s c r i b e d a b o v e , to t h is l e v e l o f s u p e r v i s o r y o r
n o n s u p e r v i s o r y w o r k e r .)
ST E N O G R A P H 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 la r y f r o m one o r m o r e
p e r s o n s e i t h e r in s h o r t h a n d o r b y S te n o ty p e o r s i m i l a r m a c h in e ; a n d t r a n s c r i b e d ic t a t io n . M a y
a l s o ty p e f r o m w r it 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 le r e c o r d s , o r p e r f o r m o th e r r e l a t i v e l y
r o u 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 la r y
su c h a s in l e g a l b r i e f s o r r e p o r t s on s c i e n t i f i c r e s e a r c h f r o m 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 ie s r e q u i r i n g s i g n i f i c a n t l y g r e a t e r in d e p e n d e n c e an d r e s p o n s i ­
b il it y th a n s t e n o g r a p h e r s , g e n e r a l a s e v id e n c e d b y th e f o llo w in g : W o rk r e q u i r e s h ig h d e g r e e of
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 ; an 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 ffic 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 is k n o w le d g e in p e r f o r m i n g s t e n o g r a p h ic d u t ie s a n d r e s p o n s i b l e c l e r i c a l
t a s k s s u c h a s , m a in ta in in g f o llo w u p f i l e s ; a s s e m b l i n g m a t e r i a l f o r r e p o r t s , m e m o r a n d u m s , l e t t e r s ,
e t c .; c o m p o s in g s i m p 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 ; a n d
a n s w e r in g r o u t in e q u e s t i o n s , e t c .
D o e s n o t in c lu d e t r a n s c r i b i n g - m a c h i n e w o r k .
S W IT C H B O A R D O P E R A T O R
C l a s s A . O p e r a t e s a s i n g l e - o r m u lt ip l e - p o s it i o n te le p h o n e s w i t c h b o a r d h a n d lin g in c o m in g ,
o u t g o in g , i n t r a p l a n t o r o f f ic e c a l l s . P e r f o r m s f u l l t e 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 i n 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
f u n c tio 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 l y p r e s e n t f r e q u e n t p r o b l e m s a s to
w h ic h e x t e n s io n s a r e a p p r o p r i a t e f o r c a l l s . )
C l a s s B . O p e r a t e s a s i n g l e - o r m u lt ip l e - p o s it i o n t e le p h o n e s w i t c h b o a r d h a n d lin g in c o m in g ,
o u t g o in g , i n 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 i t e d te le p h o n e i n 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 i f c o m p le x c a l l s a r e r e f e r r e d to a n o th e r o p e r a t o r .)

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

S W IT C H B O A R D O P E R A T O R - R E C E P T I O N I S T

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 ch , c o l l a t o r , e t c ., w ith s p e c i f i c in s t r u c t i o n s .
M a y in c lu d e s i m p le
w ir in g f r o m d i a g r a m s a n d s o m e f il in g w o r k . T h e w o r k t y p ic a ll y in v o lv 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 it i v e o p e r a t io n s .

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 t ie s .
T h is ty p in g o r c l e r i c a l w o r k m a y ta k e th e m a jo r p a r t o f th is w o r k e r 's ti m e w h ile at
s w it c h b o a r d .

T R A N S C R IB IN G -M A C H IN E O P E R A T O R ,

G EN ERAL

T A B U L A T I N G -M A C H I N E O P E R A T O R
C 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 ic a ll 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 ir 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 no t in c lu d e w o r k in g s u p e r v i s o r s p e r f o r m i n g t a b u l a t in g - m a c h i n e o p e r a t io n s a n d d a y - t o d a y s u p e r v i s i o n o f th e w o r k a n d p r o d u c t io 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 .

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

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 io 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 tu p a n d s p a c e d p r o p e r l y .

TECHNICAL

PROFESSIONAL

D R A F T S M A N — C o n tin u e d

D RA FT SM A N

c o m p o n e n t s an 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
and a d ju s ts o r t r a n s p o s e s s c a le a s r e q u ir e d .
S u g g e s t e d m e th o d s o f a p p r o a c h , a p p l i c a b l e
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 i n 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 en 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 .

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 on th e d e t a i l s o f f o r m , fu n c tio n , a n d p o s i t i o n a l r e l a t i o n s h i p s o f c o m ­
p o n e n ts a n 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 ie 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 ay
e i t h e r p r e p a r e d r a w i n g s , o r d i r e c t t h e ir 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 .

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 no t in c lu d e t r a c i n g li 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 li n e s a n d a l a r g e s c a l e n o t r e q u i r i n g c l o s e d e lin e a tio n .)

C l a s s B . P e r f o r m s n o n ro 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 t e c h n iq u e s r e g u l a r l y u s e d .
D u tie 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 le f u n c t io n s , a n d p r e c i s e p o s it 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 il 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 lo 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 an 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 , e tc.
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 .

a n d /o r
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 .
d u r in g p r o g r e s s .
N U R SE,

CARPENTER,

and

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 ji e s t a b l i s h m e n t . W o rk in v o l v e s m o s t o f th e fo llo w in g .: P l a n ­
n in g a n d la y in g o ut o f w o r k f r o m b l u 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 ;




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 t ie 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
to th e i l l o r in ju r e d ; a tte n d in g to s u b s e q u e n t d r e s s 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 lic 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 l u a t io n o f p la n t e n v ir o n m e n t ,
o r o 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 .

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 its 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

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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 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 r o u n d e d t r a i n ­
in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d
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E L E C T R IC IA 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 i n 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 i n g u n i t s , c o n d u it s y s t e m s , o r o th e r t r a n s m i s s i o n e q u ip m e n t ; w o r k in g f r o m
b l u e p r i n t s , d r a w i n g s , l a y o u t s , o r o th e r s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ; lo c a t i n g a n d d ia g n o s in g t r o u b le in th e
e l e c t r i c a l s y s t e m o r e q u ip m e n t ; w o r k in g s t a n d a r d c o m p u 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 * 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 a n d
e x p e rie n c e .

th e v a r i o u s a s s e m b l i e s in th e v e h i c le a n d m a k in g n e c e s s a r y a d ju s t m e n t s ; a n d a li n 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 in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n ­
t i c e s h i p o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .

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
s u c h a s s t e a m e n g i n e s , a i r c o m p r e s s o r s , g e n e r a t o r s , m o t o r s , t u r b i n e s , v e n t il a t in g a n d r e f r i g ­
e r a t i n g e q u ip m e n t , s t e a m b o i l e r s a n d b o i l e r - f e d w a t e r p u m p s ; m a k in g e q u ip m e n t r e p a i r s ; a n d
k e e p in g a r e c o r d o f o p e r a t io n o f m a c h 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 is e th e se o p e r a tio 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 .
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S T 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 il 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 ls o p e r fo r m e d b y w o r k e r s on a fu ll- tim 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 , su c h a s j i g b o r e r s ,
c y l i n d r i c a l o r s u r f a c e g r i n d e r s , e n g in e l a t h e s , o r m i ll in g m a c h i n e s , in th e c o n s t r u c t io n of
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 ll o w i n 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 ir 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 a n d l u b r ic 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 l u d e d f r o m t h is c l a s s i f i c a t i o n .
M A C H IN IS T ,

M A IN T E N A N C E

P r o d u c e s r e p la c e m e n t p a r t s a n d new p a r t s in m a k in g r e p a i r s o f m e t a l p a r t s o f m e c h a n ­
i c a l e q u ip m e n t o p e r a t e d in a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t . W o rk in v o l v e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g : I n t e r p r e t i n g
w r it t e n i n s t r u c t i o n s a n d s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ; p la n n in g a n d la y in g o ut 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 ly 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 ic e s h ip 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 I N T E N A N C E
R e p a i r s m a c h in e r y o r m e c h a n ic a l e q u ip m e n t o f a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t .
W o rk in v o l v 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 t h a t m a in ly in v o lv e th e u s e
o f h a n d to o ls in s c r a p 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 of 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 sh o p ; r e a s s e m b l i n g m a c h in 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 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 ic e s h ip o r
e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e . E x c lu d e d f r o m t h is c l a s s i f i c a t i o n a r e w o r k e r s w h o s e p r i m a r y
d u t ie s in v o lv e s e t t in g u p o r a d ju s t i n g m a c h in e s .
M IL L W R IG H T
I n s t a l l s new 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 en 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 ; i n t e r p r e t in g b l u e p r in t s o r o th e r s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ; u s in g
a v a r i e t y o f h a n d to o ls a n d r i g g i n g ; m a k in g s t a n d a r d sh o p c o m p u t a t io 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 .
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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 in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e in th e t r a d e a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l
a p p r e n t 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 .
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L u b r i c a t e s , w ith o i l o r g r e a s e ,
e q u ip m e n t o f a n e s t a b l i s h m e n t .
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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 fix t u r e s o f an e s ta b lish m e n t.
W o rk in ­
v o l v e s th e f o llo w in g : K n o w le d g e o f s u r f a c e p e c u l i a r i t i e s a n d t y p e s o f p a in t r e q u i r e d f o r d if f e r e n t
a p p l i c a t i o n s ; p r e p a r i n g s u r f a c e f o r p a in tin g b y r e m o v in g o ld f in i s h o r b y p l a c in g p u tty o r f i l l e r
in n a il h o le s a n d i n t e r s t i c e s ; a n d a p p ly in g p a in t w ith s p r a y gu n o r b r u s h . M a y m i x c o l o r s , o i l s ,
w h ite l e a d , a n d o th e r p a in t i n g r e d ie n t s to o b ta in p r o p e r c o lo r o r c o n s 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 t e 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 in v o l v e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g :
L a y in g out o f w o rk an d m e a s u r in g to lo ­
c a t e p o s it i o n o f p ip e f r o m d r a w in g s o r o th e r w r it t e n s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ; c u ttin g v a r i o u s s i z e s o f p ip e
to c o r r e c t le n g t h s w ith c h i s e l a n d h a m m e r o r o x y a c e t y l e n e t o r c h o r p i p e - c u t t in g m a c h in e ; t h r e a d ­
in g p ip e w ith s t o c k s a n d d i e s ; b e n d in g p ip e b y h a n d - d r iv e n o r p o w e r - d r iv e n m a c h in e s ; a s s e m b l i n g
p ip e w ith c o u p lin g s a n d f a s t e n i n g p ip e to h a n g e r s ; m a k in g s t a n d a r d s h o p c o m p u ta tio n s r e la t in g
to p r e s s u r e s , flo 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 to d e t e r m in e w h e th e r
f in is h e d p i p e s m e e t s p e c i f i c a t i o n s .
In g e n e r a l , th e w o r k o f th e m a in te n a n c e p i p e f i t t e r r e q u i r e s
r o u n d e d t r a i n 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 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 tin g s y s t e m s a r e e x c l u d e d .
PLUM BER,

M A IN T E N A N C E

K e e p s th e p lu m b in g s y s t e m o f a n e s t a b 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 t s 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 lu m b 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 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 IV 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 in 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.nd la y in g
o ut a l l t y p e s o f s h e e t - m e t a l m a in 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 j o th e r s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ;
s e t t in g u p a n d o p e r a t in g a l l a v a i l a b l e t y p e s o f s h e e t - m e t a l w o r k in g m a c h in e s ; u s in g a v a r i e t y o f




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

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

u s in g a v a r i e t y of 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 to a c h ie v e r e q u ir 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 ro u n d e d
t r a i n in g in m a c h in e - s h o p a n d t o o l r o o m p r a c t i c e u s u a l l y a c q u i r e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t ic e s h ip
o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .
F o r c r o s s - in d u s t r y w age stu d y p u r p o s e s ,
s h o p s a r e e x c lu d e d f r o m t h is c l a s s i f i c a t i o n .

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G u a r d . P e r f o r m s r o u t in e p o l i c e d u t i e s , e i t h e r a t f ix e d p o s t o r on t o u r , m a in 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 h o a r e s t a t io n e d a t g a t e
a n d c h e c k on id e n tity o f e m p l o y e e s a n d o th e r p e r s o n s e n t e r in g .
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th e ft, an d i l l e g a l e n tr y .
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PO RTER,

(S w e e p e r ;

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 ,

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P r e p a r e s m e r c h a n d is 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 fo 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 rk i n v o l v e s : A k n o w le d g e o f sh ip p in g
p r o c e d u r e s , p r a c t 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 ; and 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 in 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 is e fo r s h i p ­
m e n t.
R e c e iv in g w o r k i n v o l v e s ; V e r if y i n g o r d 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 of
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 fo 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 is 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 ; an d m a in ta in in g n e c e s ­
s a r y r e c o r d s an d f il e s .

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F o r w age 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 i p 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 ho s p e c i a l i z e in w in do w w a s h in g a r e e x c l u d e d .
LABO RER,

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

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 la n t , s t o r e , o r o th e r e s t a b li s h m e n t
w h o s e d u t ie s in v o lv e o n e o r m o r e o f th e f o llo w in 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 on 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 ho lo a d a n d u n lo a d s h i p s a r e
e x c lu d e d .

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

D r i v e s a t r u c k w ith in a c it y o r i n d u s t r i a l a r e a to t r a n s p o r t m a t e r i a l s , m e r c h a n d i s e ,
e q u ip m e n t , o r m e n b e t w e e n v a r i o u s t y p e s o f e s t a b l i s h m e n t s s u c h a s : M a n u fa c tu r in g p l a n t s , f r e ig h t
d e p o t s , w a r e h o u s e s , w h o l e s a le a n d r e t a i l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s , o r b e tw e e n r e t a i l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s a n d
c u s t o m e r s * h o u s e s o r p l a c e s o f b u s i n e s s . M a y a l s o lo a d o r u n lo a d t r u c k w ith o r w ith o u t h e l p e r s ,
m a k e m in o r m e c h a n ic a l r e p a i r s , a n d k e e p t r u c k in g o o d w o r k in g o r d e r .
D r iv e r - s a l e s m e n and
o v e r - th e -r o a d d r iv e r s a r e e x c lu d e d .
F o r w a g e s t u d y p u r p o s e s , t r u c k d r i v e r s a r e c l a s s i f i e d b y s i z e a n d ty p e o f e q u ip m e n t ,
a s f o ll o w s :
( T r a c t o r - t r a i l e r sh o u ld b e r a t e d on th e b a s i s o f t r a i l e r c a p a c it y .)

F IL L E R

(O 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 it io n
to f il li 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 ( l l/2 to an d in c lu d in g 4 to n s )
T r u c k d r i v e r , h e a v y ( o v e r 4 t o n s , t r a i l e r ty p e )
T r u c k d r i v e r , h e a v y ( o v e r 4 t o n s , o th e r th a n t r a i l e r ty p e )

TRUCKER,
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c l a s s i f i e d a s fo llo w s :

T R U C K D R IV E R

( 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 )

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P r e p a r e s f in is h e d p r o d u c t s f o r s h ip m e n t o r s t o r a g e b y p l a c in g th e m in s h ip p in g c o n ­
t a i n e r s , th e s p e c i f i c o p e r a t io n s p e r f o r m e d b e in g d e p e n d e n t u p o n th e t y p e , s i z e , a n d n u m b e r o f
u n its 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 one 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 ; in 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 tify in g
d a ta 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 lu d e d .




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t r a n s p o r t g o o d s and
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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 ,re c l a s s i f i e d b y ty p e o f t r u c k , a s f o 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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G r e e n v i l l e , S . C . , M a y 1969 1------------------------------------H o u st o n , T e x . , M a y 1969 1__ ____________________________
I n d i a n a p o l i s , Ind., O ct. 1969_____________________________
J a c k s o n , M i s s . , F e b . 1969 1--------------------------------------J a c k s o n v i l l e , F l a . , J a n . 1969 1 ---------------------------------K a n s a s C ity , M o . - K a n s . , S e p t . 1 9 6 9 ____________________
L a w r e n c e —H a v e r h i l l , M a s s . —N .H ., J u n e 1969 ------------L i t t l e R o c k —N o r th L i t t l e R o c k , A r k . , J u l y 1969 _______
L o s A n g e l e s —L o n g B e a c h and A n a h e im —S a n t a A n a G a r d e n G r o v e , C a l i f . , M a r . 1969 1 ___________________
L o u i s v i l l e , K y .—Ind., Nov. 1 9 6 8 _________________________
L u b b o c k , T e x . , M a r . 1 9 6 9 ______________________________
M a n c h e s t e r , N .H ., J u l y 1969____________________________
M e m p h i s , T e n n .—A r k . , Nov. 1968______ ________________
M i a m i , F l a . , D e c . 1 9 6 8 1________________________________
M id la n d and O d e s s a , T e x . , M a r . 1969-----------------------M i l w a u k e e , W i s . , A p r . 1969_____________________________
M i n n e a p o l is —St. P a u l , M in n ., J a n . 1969----------------------

Bu lletin num ber
and p r i c e
1625-89,
1625-56,
1625-67,
1625-86,
1625-77,
1660-11,
1625-75,
1660-5,
1625-65,
1625-6,
1660-16,
1625-35,
1625-54,
1625-73,
1625-71,
1625-61,
1660-9,
1625-82,
1625-63,
1660-22,
1660-27,
1660-23,

35 c e n ts
35 c e n t s
30 c e n ts
30 c e n t s
35 c e n t s
35 c e n t s
35 c e n t s
30 c e n t s
35 c e n ts
35 c e n t s
45 c e n t s
50 c e n ts
35 c e n t s
30 c e n ts
30 c e n t s
30 c e n ts
30 c e n t s
65 c e n t s
45 c e n ts
40 c e n ts
30 c e n t s
35 c e n t s

1625-16,
1625-42,
1625-39,
1625-62,
1625-58,
1660-18,
1660-8,
1625-70,
1625-83,
1660-25,
1625-45,
1625-37,
1660-10,
1625-79,
1660-2,

30 c e n ts
35 c e n t s
30 c e n t s
30 c e n t s
50 c e n ts
30 c e n t s
30 c e n t s
35 c e n t s
45 c e n t s
30 c e n t s
35 c e n t s
35 c e n ts
35 c e n t s
30 c e n ts
30 c e n t s

1625-78,
1625-33,
1625-53,
1660-3,
1625-30,
1625-29,
1625-49,
1625-66,
1625-47,

50 c e n ts
30 c e n t s
30 c e n ts
30 c e n t s
30 c e n ts
35 c e n ts
25 c e n ts
35 c e n ts
35 c e n t s

D a ta on esta b lish m e n t p r a c tic e s and su p p le m e n tary w a ge provision s are a lso presen ted.




A rea
M u s k e g o n —M u s k e g o n H e i g h t s , M i c h ., M a y 1 9 6 9 _______
N e w a r k an d J e r s e y C ity , N . J . , J a n . 1969______________
New H a v e n , Con n ., J a n . 1969 ___________________________
New O r l e a n s , L a . , F e b . 1969 1 _________________________
New Y o r k , N . Y . , A p r . 1969_____________________________
N o r f o l k r - P o r t s m o u t h and N e w p o r t N e w s—
H a m p t o n , V a . , J u n e 1968______________________________
O k l a h o m a C i ty , O k l a . , J u l y 1969 1______________________
O m a h a , N e b r . —Iowa, S e p t. 1969---------------------------------P a t e r s o n —C lift o n —P a s s a i c , N . J . , M a y 1969_____________
P h i l a d e l p h i a , P a . —N . J . , Nov. 1968______________________
P h o e n i x , A r i z . , M a r . 1969______________________________
P i t t s b u r g h , P a . , J a n . 1969______________________________
P o r t l a n d , M a i n e , Nov. 1 9 6 8 ____________________________
P o r t l a n d , O r e g . —W a s h ., M a y 1969______________________
P r o v i d e n c e —P a w t u c k e t —W a rw ic k , R .I.—M a s s .,
M a y 1969 1 ______________________________________________
R a l e i g h , N . C . , Aug. 1969------------------------------------------R ic h m o n d , V a . , M a r . 1969----------------------------------------R o c h e s t e r , N .Y . (o f f ic e o c c u p a t i o n s only),
J u l y 1969 ______________________ -_____________ -_-__ -__ __
R o c k f o r d , 111., M a y 1 9 6 9 _________________________________
St. L o u i s , M o.—111., M a r . 1969 1_________________________
S a l t L a k e C ity , Uta h, D e c . 1968________________________
S a n An ton io, T e x . , J u n e 1969 1 _________________________
S a n B e r n a r d i n o —R i v e r s i d e —O n t a r i o , C a l i f . ,
O ct. 1 9 6 8 1 ______________________________________________
S a n D ie g o , C a l i f . , Nov. 1 9 6 8 ____________________________
S a n F r a n c i s c c r - O a k l a n d , C a l i f . , O ct. 1968______________
S a n J o s e , C a l i f . , S e p t . 1 9 6 8 ____________________________
Savannah, G a ., M ay
1969-----------------------------------Scranton, P a ., Ju ly
1 9 6 9 ----------------------------------S e a t t l e —E v e r e t t , W a s h . , Nov. 1968 1 ___________________
S i o u x F a l l s , S. D a k ., S e p t . 1969________________________
South B e n d , Ind., M a r . 1969_____________________________
S p o k a n e , W a s h ., J u n e 1969 ---------------------------------------S y r a c u s e , N . Y . , J u l y 1969 ______________________________
T a m p a —St. P e t e r s b u r g , F l a . , Aug. 1969 1 _____________
T o l e d o , Ohio—M i c h ., F e b . 1969 1________________________
T r e n t o n , N . J . , S e p t . 1969—-_____________________________
U t i c a —R o m e , N .Y ., J u l y 1969 ___________________________
W a s h in g to n , D .C .—Md.—V a ., S e p t . 1968_________________
W a t e r b u r y , C o n n ., M a r . 1969___________________________
W a t e r l o o , Iow a, Nov. 1968 1_____________________________
W ic h ita, K a n s . , D e c . 1 9 6 8 ______________________________
W o r c e s t e r , M a s s . , M a y 1969____________________________
Y o r k , P a . , F e b . 1969____________________________________
Y ou n g stow n —W a r r e n , Ohio, Nov. 1968__________________

Bu lletin n um ber
and p r i c e
1625-80,
1625-46,
1625-38,
1625-51,
1625-88,

30 c e n t s
40 c e n t s
30 c e n ts
35 c e n t s
60 c e n t s

1575-85,
1660-17,
1660-12,
1625-87,
1625-48,
1625-60,
1625-59,
1625-20,
1625-76,

30 c e n ts
35 c e n ts
30 c e n ts
35 c e n t s
50 c e n ts
30 c e n ts
35 c e n ts
30 c e n ts
30 c e n ts

1625-74,
1660-6,
1625-69,

35c e n ts
30 c e n t s
30 c e n t s

1660-4,
1625-72,
1625-64,
1625-36,
1625-85,

30 c e n t s
30 c e n t s
50 c e n t s
30 c e n t s
35 c e n t s

1625-25,
1625-32,
1625-44,
1625-21,
1625-68,
1660-15,
1625-43,
1660-14,
1625-55,
1625-81,
1660-13,
1660-7,
1625-57,
1660-21,
1660-1,
1625-22,
1625-50,
1625-31,
1625-41,
1625-84,
1625-52,
1625-34,

40 c e n ts
30 c e n ts
35 c e n ts
30 c e n ts
30 c e n ts
30 c e n ts
35 c e n ts
25c e n ts
30 c e n ts
30 c e n ts
30 c e n ts
35 c e n t s
35 c e n ts
30 c e n t s
30 c e n t s
35 c e n ts
30 c e n t s
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30 c e n ts
30 c e n ts
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30 c e n ts

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