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The Portland, Oregon—
Washington, Metropolitan Area
\lay 1969

B u lle t i n

No. 1 6 2 5 -7 6




UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
BU REAU OF LABOR S T A T IS T IC S

BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS REGIONAL OFFICES

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PHILADELPHIA

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

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

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

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

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

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




Area Wage Survey
The Portland, O regon—W ashington, M etropolitan Area
May 1969

Bulletin No. 1625-76
August 1969

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

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Contents

P re fa c e

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

In tro d u c tio n ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------W age t r e n d s fo r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n a l g r o u p s ___________________________
T a b le s :
1.
2.

A t the end o f e a c h s u r v e y , an in d iv id u a l a r e a b u l­
le tin p r e s e n t s su r v e y r e s u l t s fo r e a c h a r e a stu d ie d .
A fte r
co m p le tio n o f a l l of the in d iv id u a l a r e a b u lle tin s fo r a roun d
o f s u r v e y s , a t w o - p a r t su m m a r y b u lle tin i s i s s u e d .
The
f i r s t p a r t b r in g s d a ta fo r e a c h o f the m e tr o p o lita n a r e a s
stu d ie d into one b u lle tin . T h e se c o n d p a r t p r e s e n t s i n f o r ­
m a tio n w hich h a s b ee n p r o je c t e d fr o m in d iv id u a l m e t r o ­
p o lita n a r e a d a ta to r e la t e to g e o g r a p h ic r e g io n s an d the
U nited S t a t e s .

A.

E s t a b lis h m e n t s and w o r k e r s w ithin sc o p e o f su r v e y and
n u m b e r s t u d ie d __________________________________________________
In d e x e s o f s ta n d a r d w e ek ly s a l a r i e s and s t r a ig h t - t im e
h o u rly e a r n in g s fo r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n a l g r o u p s , and
p e r c e n t s o f i n c r e a s e fo r s e le c t e d p e r i o d s ______________________
O c c u p a tio n a l e a r n in g s :
A - 1. O ffic e o c c u p a tio n s— en and w om en ------------------------------m
A - 2. P r o f e s s i o n a l and te c h n ic a l o c c u p a tio n s— en and
m
w om en _____________________________________________________
A - 3 . O ffic e , p r o f e s s i o n a l , and te c h n ic a l o c c u p a tio n s—
m en and w om en c o m b in e d ________________________________
A -4 . M a in te n a n ce an d p o w e rp la n t o c c u p a tio n s__________________
A - 5. C u s to d ia l an d m a t e r ia l m o v e m e n t o c c u p a t io n s ___________

A p p en d ix .

O c c u p a tio n a l d e s c r i p t io n s ____________________________________

N in ety a r e a s c u r r e n t ly a r e in c lu d e d in the p r o ­
g r a m . In e a c h a r e a , in fo r m a tio n on o c c u p a tio n a l e a r n in g s
i s c o lle c te d a n n u ally and on e s t a b lis h m e n t p r a c t i c e s and
su p p le m e n ta r y w age p r o v is io n s b ie n n ia lly .
T h is b u lle tin p r e s e n t s r e s u l t s o f the su r v e y in
P o r t la n d , O r e g .— ash . , in M ay 1969W
T h e S ta n d a r d M e t­
ro p o lita n S t a t i s t i c a l A r e a , a s d e fin e d by the B u r e a u o f the
B u d g e t th ro u gh J a n u a r y 1 9 6 8 , c o n s is t s o f C la c k a m a s ,
M u ltn o m ah , an d W ash in gton C o u n tie s, O r e g .; and C la r k
C oun ty , W ash . T h is stu d y w a s co n d u cted by the B u r e a u 's
r e g io n a l o ffic e in San F r a n c i s c o , C a lif . , u n d er the g e n e r a l
d ir e c t io n o f A dolph O. B e r g e r , A s s i s t a n t R e g io n a l D i r e c ­
to r fo r O p e r a tio n s .




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areas.

N O T E : S i m i la r ta b u la tio n s
(S e e in s id e b a c k c o v e r .)

a r e a v a ila b le fo r o th e r

C u r r e n t r e p o r t s on o c c u p a tio n a l e a r n in g s and s u p p le ­
m e n ta r y w a g e p r o v is io n s in the P o r tla n d a r e a a r e a l s o
a v a ila b le fo r the m a c h in e r y i n d u s t r ie s (N o v e m b e r 1968),
n u rsin g h o m e s (O c to b e r 1967); an d on e a r n in g s only fo r
s e le c t e d food s e r v i c e and la u n d ry an d d ry cle an in g o c c u ­
p a tio n s (M ay 1969). U nion s c a l e s , in d ic a tiv e of p r e v a ilin g
p ay l e v e l s , a r e a v a ila b le fo r b u ild in g c o n str u c tio n ; p r in tin g ;
l o c a l - t r a n s i t o p e ra tin g e m p lo y e e s ; an d m o to r t r u c k d r i v e r s ,
h e l p e r s , and a l li e d o c c u p a tio n s .

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Area Wage Survey---The Portland, Oreg.—Wash., Metropolitan Area
Introduction
T h is a r e a i s 1 o f 90 in w hich the U .S . D e p a rtm e n t of 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 co n d u cts s u r v e y s of o c c u p a tio n a l e a r n in g s
and r e la t e d b e n e fits on an a r e a w id e b a s i s . 1

to m e r it p r e s e n ta tio n , o r (2) th e r e
in d iv id u a l e s ta b lish m e n t d a ta .

is

p o s s ib ilit y

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

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

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

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

T h e s e s u r v e y s a r e co n d u cted on a sa m p le b a s i s b e c a u s e of
the u n n e c e s s a r y c o st in v o lv ed in su rv e y in g a l l e s t a b lis h m e n t s . T o
o b tain o p tim u m a c c u r a c y a t m in im u m c o s t , a g r e a t e r p ro p o rtio n of
l a r g e than of s m a ll e s t a b lis h m e n t s i s stu d ie d . In co m b in in g the d a ta ,
h o w e v e r, a ll e s t a b lis h m e n t s a r e g iv e n th e ir a p p r o p r ia te w e ig h t. E s ­
t im a t e s b a s e d on the e s t a b lis h m e n t s stu d ie d a r e p r e s e n te d , t h e r e f o r e ,
a s r e la t in g to a ll e s t a b lis h m e n t s in the in d u s tr y g ro u p in g and a r e a ,
e x c e p t fo r th o se below the m in im u m s i z e stu d ie d .
O cc u p a tio n s and E a r n in g s
T h e o c c u p a tio n s s e le c t e d fo r stu d y a r e co m m on to a v a r ie t y
of m a n u fa c tu rin g and n o n m an u factu ririg in d u s t r ie s , and a r e of the f o l ­
low in g t y p e s : (1) O ffic e c l e r i c a l ; (2) p r o f e s s i o n a l and te c h n ic a l; (3)
m a in te n a n c e and p o w e rp lan t; and (4) c u sto d ia l and m a t e r ia l m o v em en t.
O c c u p a tio n a l c l a s s if i c a t i o n i s b a s e d on a u n ifo rm se t o f jo b d e s c r i p ­
tio n s d e sig n e d to ta k e a cco u n t of in te r e s ta b lis h m e n t v a r ia t io n in d u tie s
w ith in the sa m e jo b . The o c c u p a tio n s s e le c t e d fo r stu d y a r e l is t e d
and d e s c r ib e d in the a p p en d ix . Th e e a r n in g s d a ta fo llo w in g the jo b
t it l e s a r e fo r a ll in d u s tr ie s co m b in ed . E a r n in g s d a ta fo r so m e o f the
o c c u p a tio n s lis t e d and d e s c r ib e d , o r fo r so m e in d u s tr y d iv is io n s w ith in
o c c u p a tio n s , a r e not p r e s e n te d in the A - s e r i e s t a b le s b e c a u s e e ith e r
(1) em p lo y m en t in the o c c u p a tio n i s too s m a ll to p ro v id e en ough d ata

O c c u p a tio n a l em p lo y m en t e s t im a t e s r e p r e s e n t the to ta l in a ll
e s t a b lis h m e n t s w ithin the sc o p e of the stu d y and not the n u m b er a c t u ­
a lly s u r v e y e d . B e c a u s e of d if f e r e n c e s in o c c u p a tio n a l s t r u c t u r e am o n g
e s t a b lis h m e n t s , the e s tim a te s o f occu p atio n al e m p lo y m en t o b ta in e d fro m
the s a m p le o f e s t a b lis h m e n t s stu d ie d s e r v e on ly to in d ic a te the r e la t iv e
im p o rta n c e o f the jo b s stu d ie d . T h e s e d if f e r e n c e s in o c c u p a tio n a l
s t r u c t u r e do not a f f e c t m a t e r ia l l y the a c c u r a c y of the e a r n in g s d a ta .
E s t a b lis h m e n t P r a c t i c e s an d S u p p le m e n ta ry W age P r o v is io n s

T a b u la tio n s on s e le c t e d e s t a b lis h m e n t p r a c t ic e s and s u p p le ­
m e n ta r y w a g e p r o v is io n s ( B - s e r i e s t a b le s ) a r e not p r e s e n te d in th is
b u lle tin . In fo rm a tio n fo r th e se ta b u la tio n s i s c o lle c te d b ie n n ia lly .
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Included in the 90 areas are four studies conducted under contract with the New York StateT h e s e ta b u la tio n s on m in im u m e n tra n c e s a l a r i e s fo r in e x p e rie n c e d
Department of Labor. These areas are Binghamton (New York portion only); Rochester (office occu­
w om en o ffic e w o r k e r s ; sh ift d if f e r e n t ia ls ; sc h e d u le d w e e k ly h o u r s ; p aid
pations only); Syracuse; and U tica—Rome. In addition, the Bureau conducts more lim ited area studies
h o lid a y s ; p a id v a c a t io n s ; and h e a lth , in s u r a n c e , and p e n sio n p la n s a r e
in 91 areas at the request of the Wage and Hour and Public Contracts Divisions of the U .S. De­
partment of Labor.
p r e s e n te d (in the B - s e r i e s ta b le s ) in p r e v io u s b u lle tin s fo r .this a r e a .




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1 T h e P o r t l a n d S t a n d a r d M e t r o p o l it a n S t a t i s t i c a l A r e a , a s d e f in e d b y th e B u r e a u o f th e B u d g e t t h r o u g h J a n u a r y 1 9 6 8 , c o n s i s t s o f C l a c k a m a s ,
M u lt n o m a h , a n d W a sh in g to n C o u n t ie s , O r e g . ; a n d C l a r k C o u n ty , W a sh .
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 l e p r o v i d e
a r e a s o n a b l y a c c u r a t e d e s c r i p t i o n o f th e s i z e a n d c o m p o s it io n o f th e l a 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 t h e r e m p lo y m e n t in d e x e s f o r th e a r e a t o m e a s u r e e m p lo y m e n t t r e n d s o r l e v e l s s i n c e (1) p la n n in g o f w a g e
s u r v e y s r e q u i r e s th e u s e o f e s t a b l i s h m e n t d a t a c o m p ile d c o n s i d e r a b l y in a d v a n c e o f th e p a y r o l l p e r i o d s t u d i e d , a n d (2) s m a l l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s a r e
e x c l u d e d f r o m th e s c o p e o f th e s u r v e y .
2 T h e 1 9 6 7 e d 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 i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n .
3 I n c l u d e s a l l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s w ith t o t a l e m p lo y m e n t a t o r a b o v e th e m in im u m li m i t a t i o n .
A l l o u t le t s (w ith in th e a r e a ) o f c o m p a n ie s in su c h
i n d u s t r i e s a s t r a d e , f i n 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 t io n p i c t u r e t h e a t e r s a r e c o n s i d e r e d a s 1 e s t a b l i s h m e n t .
4 I n c l u d e s a l l w o r k e r s in a l l e s t a b l i s h m e n t s w ith t o t a l e m p lo y m e n t (w ith in th e a r e a ) a t o r a b o v e th e m i n im u m 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 .
6 T h i s i n d u s t r y d i v i s i o n i s r e p r e s e n t e d in e s t i m a t e s f o r " a l l i n d u s t r i e s " a n d " n o n m a n u f a c t u r in g " in th e S e r i e s A t a b l e s . 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 i s d i v i s i o n i s n o t m a d e f o r o n e o r m o r e o f th e fo llo w in g r e a s o n s : (1) E m p lo y m e n t in th e d i v i s i o n i s to o s m a l l t o p r o v i d e en o u g h d a t a
t o m e r i t s e p a r a t e s t u d y , (2) th e s a m p l e w a s n o t d e s i g n e d i n i t i a l l y t o p e r m i t s e p a r a t e p r e s e n t a t i o n , (3) r e s p o n s e w a s in s u f f ic ie n t o r in a d e q u a te to
p e r m i t s e p a r a t e p r e s e n t a t i o n , a n d (4) t h e r e i s p o s s i b i l i t y o f d i s c l o s u r e o f in d iv id u a l e s t a b l i s h m e n t d a t a .
7 H o t e l s a n d m o t e l s ; l a u n d r i e s a n d o th e r p e r s o n a l s e r v i c e s ; b u s i n e s s s e r v i c e s ; a u t o m o b 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 t io 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 h a l f 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 P o r t l a n d 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 fo llo w in g p r e s e n t s th e m a j o r in d u s t r y g r o u p s a n d
s p e c ific in d u s tr ie s a s a p e r c e n t o f a ll m a n u fa c tu rin g :
In d u str y g ro u p s

S p e c ific in d u s tr ie s

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 __________________________ 13
P a p e r a n d a l l i e d p r o d u c t s ______ 12
F o o d a n d k i n d r e d p r o d u c t s ______10
L u m b e r a n d w o o d p r o d u c t s ______10
P r i m a r y m e t a l i n d u s t r i e s ------ l_ 1 0
T r a n s p o r t a t i o n e q u ip m e n t ______ 10
F a b r i c a t e d m e t a l p r o d u c t s _______8
M a c h in e r y , e x c e p t e l e c t r i c a l ____ 7

E l e c t r i c a l t e s t a n d d is t r i b u t i n g
e q u ip m e n t
__________________ 11
P a p e r m i l l s , e x c e p t b u ild in g
M i ll w o r k , p ly w o o d , a n d
r e l a t e d p r o d u c t s __________ _

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 : 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 : ■ o p o rtio n s in v a r i o u s in d u s t r y d i v i s i o n s m a y
d i f f e r f r o m p r o p o r t i o n s b a s e d on th e r e s u l t s o f th e s u r v e y a s sh o w n in t a b le 1 a b o v e .

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

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

M ethod o f C om p u tin g
E a c h o f the s e le c t e d k ey o c c u p a tio n s w ithin a n o c c u p a tio n a l
g ro u p w a s a s s ig n e d a w eigh t b a s e d on i t s p ro p o rtio n a te em p lo y m en t
in the o c c u p a tio n a l g ro u p .
T h e s e c o n sta n t w e ig h ts r e f le c t b a s e y e a r
e m p lo y m e n ts w h e re v e r p o s s ib l e .
The a v e r a g e (m ean ) e a r n in g s fo r
e a c h o c c u p a tio n w e re m u ltip lie d b y the o c c u p a tio n a l w eig h t, an d the
p ro d u c ts fo r a l l o c c u p a tio n s in the g ro u p w e re to ta le d . The a g g r e g a t e s
fo r 2 c o n s e c u tiv e y e a r s w e re r e la t e d b y d iv id in g the a g g r e g a t e fo r
the l a t e r y e a r by the a g g r e g a t e fo r the e a r l i e r y e a r .
The r e s u lt a n t
r e la t iv e , l e s s 100 p e r c e n t, sh o w s the p e r c e n ta g e c h a n g e . . The in d ex
i s the p ro d u c t o f m u ltip ly in g the b a s e y e a r r e la t iv e (100) by the r e la t iv e
fo r the n ext su c c e e d in g y e a r an d co n tin u in g to m u ltip ly (com pound)
e a c h y e a r 's r e la t iv e by the p r e v io u s y e a r ' s in d e x . A v e r a g e e a r n in g s
f o r the follo w in g o c c u p a tio n s w e re u s e d in c o m p u tin g the w age t r e n d s :

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

Office clerical (men and women): Office clerical (men and women)— Skilled maintenance (men):
Continued
Bookkeeping-machine
Carpenters
. operators, class B
Secretaries
Electricians
Cleiks, a c c o u n tin g , classes
Stenographers, general
Machinists
A and B
Stenographers, senior
Mechanics
Switchboard operators, classes
Cleiks, file, classes
Mechanics (automotive)
A, B, and C
A and B
Painters
Tabulating-m achine operators,
Pipefitters
Cleiks, order
class B
Cleiks, payroll
Tool and die makers
Typists, classes A and B
Comptometer operators
Keypunch operators, classes
Unskilled plant (men):
A and B
Industrial nurses (men and women):
Janitors, porters, and cleaners
Office boys and girls
Nurses, industrial (registered)
Laborers, m aterial handling




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

3

4

T a b l e 2. I n d e x e s of S t a n d a r d W eekly S a l a r i e s and 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 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
in P o r t la n d , O r e g .— a sh ., M a y 1969 and M a y 1968, and 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
W
In d e x e s

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

I n d u s t r y and o c c u p a t io n a l g r o u p
M a y 1969

M a y 1968
to
M ay 1969

M ay 1968

M a y 1967
to
M a y 1968

M a y 1966
to
M a y 1967

M a y 1965
to
M ay 1966

M a y 1964
to
M a y 1965

*

A ll i n d u s t r i e s :
O ffice c l e r i c a l (m e n and w o m e n ) ____
I n d u s t r i a l n u r s e s (m e n and w o m en )—
S k il l e d m a i n t e n a n c e (m en )____________
U n s k il l e d plant ( m e n ) ----------------------

133.4
151.4
139.1
139.9

126.6
141.3
130.0
131.7

5 .4
7.1
7.0
6.2

3.8
7.2
7.8
5.5

4 .4
5.8
2.9
5.4

3.4
2.3
3.7
3.0

3.3
3.8
3.8
4.2

M an ufactu ring:
O ffice c l e r i c a l (m e n and w o m e n ) ____
I n d u s t r i a l n u r s e s (m e n and women) __
S k ille d m a i n t e n a n c e (m e n )____________
U n s k ille d plant ( m e n ) ----------------------

131.3
155.5
138.6
132.0

123.2
145.1
128.9
125.2

6.5
7.2
7.5
5.4

4.8
7.3
8.1
3.9

3.7
5.9
2.7
2.8

2.1
1.8
3.2
3.8

3.3

M a y 1963
to
M a y 1964
A ll i n d u s t r i e s :
O ffice c l e r i c a l (m e n and w o m e n ) _____
I n d u s t r i a l n u r s e s (m e n and w o m en )_
_
S k il l e d m a in t e n a n c e (m e n )---------------U n s k il l e d plant (m en )
---------------M an ufactu ring:
O ffice c l e r i c a l (m e n and w o m e n ) ------I n d u s t r i a l n u r s e s (m e n and w o m en )—
S k ille d m a i n t e n a n c e (m en )____________
U n s k il l e d p lan t ( m e n ) ----------------------1 D a t a do not m e e t p u b lic a tio n c r i t e r i a .




—

M a y 1962
to
M a y 1963

M a y 1961
to
M a y 1962

n

3.7
2.4
M a y I9 60
to
M a y 1961

4.5
1.4
3.2
2.8

2.9
10.7
2.9
3.7

1.7
4.5
2.5
3.6

2.8
2.3
3.3
3.4

5.0
(*)
3.6
6 .4

1.5
12.1
2.0
1.1

.9
5.2
2.7
2.5

3.8
1.2
2.9
2 .4

5

A. Occupational Earnings
Table A-l. Office Occupations—
Men and Women
(A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t im e w eekly h o u r s and 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
b y in d u s tr y d iv isio n , P o rtla n d , O r e g .— ash. , M ay 1969)
W
W eekly a m in g s 1
(stan dard)

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

N um ber
of
workers

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

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

M ew 2

M e d ian 2

M iddle range 2

$

60
and
u n d er

S

$

65

70

$
75

t
80

S

t
85

90

S
95

$
100

*

$
105

110

S

S
115

120

$

125

$
130

$
140

*
150

S
160

i
170

$
180

190
and

65

70

75

-

-

—

-

-

-

-

1

1

_

_

-

-

-

-

1

1

-

80

85

90

95

100

105

n o

115

120

125

130

140

150

160

170

180

190

over

1
1
-

25
18
7

12
3
9

19
13
6
“

19
6
13
7

7
2
5
4

11
1
10
6

13
2
11
7

5
5
5

2
2
2

9
3
6

7
1
6

8
8

17
17

4
4

_

-

-

“

—

39
—
39

20
2
18

28
13
15

14
14
*

“

5

_

2
1

6
6

18
18
18

HEN
C L E R K S . ACCO UNTIN G. C L A S S A ----------- MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 -------------------------

114
46
68
31

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

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

C L E R K S . ACCO UNTIN G. C L A SS B ------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------- -----------------

99
39
60

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

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

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

C L E R K S , ORDER ----------------------------------------MANUFACTURING --------------------- ------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------

132
49
83

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

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

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

O F F IC E B O Y S -------------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------------

79
61

3 9 .0
3 9 .0

TABULATIN G—
MACHINE O PER A T O R S.
C L A S S B — -------- ------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------------

40
32

WOMEN
B I L L E R S , MACHINE ( B I L L I N G
MACHINE 1 -----------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 -------------------------

8 2 .5 0
8 4 .0 0

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

-

-

17
13
4

18
14
4

13
5
8

_
—

1
-

-

1

1
1
-

-

5
5

.

4
4

9
7

7
7

_

6
4
2
2

~

9

9

1

9

9

1

_
-

1
1

_

_

_

_

.

_

_

_

—
~

-

-

“

~

2
i
i

1
—
1

_
~

_
-

_

_
-

1
1

i
i

_

_

_

-

_
—
-

_

—
~

-

-

23
7
16
9
*

37
16
21
12

ii

2
1
1
1

1

—

-

-

-

-

—

-

-

-

10
10

1

2
1

20
13

15
15

23
16

7
5

1
1

4
4

1
1

_

_

_

1
1

5
5

1
1

18
5
13
“

18
13
5
“

13
1
12
4

5
5
-

7
7
~
~

2
1
1
1

17
17
“

-

5
-

5
1
4

2
2
”

16
12
4

7
7

9

5

12
—
12

16
16

8
8
~

1

14
14
“

25
11
14

16
4
12

20

5

1
1

5

5

3
3
-

4
4
-

2

6

21
6
15
1

7

2

45
20
25
6

5

5
56
18
38
19
2

_

"

"

149
36
113
31

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

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

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

7 5 .0 0 - 1 1 3 .0 0
8 6 .5 0 -1 0 2 .5 0
7 3 .5 0 - 1 1 4 .5 0
1 3 1 . C O - 1 4 7 .50

1
—
1

7
7

98
46
52

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

1 1 1 .5 0
1 1 5 .5 0
1 C 8 .0 0

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

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

MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NGNMANUFACTURING ---------------------------R E T A IL TRADE --------------------------------

155
66
89
32

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

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

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

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

C L E R K S , ACCO UNTING, C L A S S A ------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3------------------------R E T A IL TRADE --------------------------------

390
128
262
52
74

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

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

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

C L E R K S , ACCO UNTING, C L A SS B ---------- MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NUNMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 -----------------------R E T A IL T R A D E --------------------------------

723
182
541
54
189

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

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

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

24

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

50
43

3 8 .0
3 7 .5

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

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

-

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

274
251

8 1 .5 0
8 1 .5 0

7 3 .0 0 - 9 1 .0 0
7 3 .0 0 - 9 1 .0 0

2
2




-

1
1
-

-

_

S e e fo o tn o te s a t end o f tab le ,

-

2
2
-

-

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

8 5 .5 0
8 5 .5 0

-

-

-

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

3 9 .C
3 8 .5

-

-

1
1

-

4 0 .0
4 0 .0

BOOKKEEPING-M ACHINE O PERA TO RS,

-

-

—
—

-

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

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

—
—

-

8 0 .5 0
8 0 .5 0

BOOKKEEPING—
MACHINE O PER A T O R S,

—
—

—
-

-

—
-

—
-

—
—

3
3

_
"

2
2

1
—
1

_

_

_

~

—

“

_

30
—
30
~

3
1
2
2

3
—
3
3

2
2

4
4

5

2

-

-

5
—

1
1

38
23
15

39
6
33

39
18
21

41
4
37

15

54
13
41

-

-

1

7

27

6

9

5

17

43
24
19
5
8

82
36
46
3
23

155
27
128
2
37

81
30
51
8
16

1C 9
17
92
4
30

70
12
58
7
31

23
3

10

20

5

1

1
1

1
1

6
6

21
19

8
7

ii
ii

_

_

-

-

_

_

-

-

-

24

14
3
11

37
7
30

-

-

-

8

6

46
12
34
1
5

_

“

5
5

2
2

5

26
21

68
67

30
25

37
33

-

24

39
37

14

6

8
i

2

17

2

'

8
1

1

8
1
7
3

6

1
1

11
6

6
6

10

2

_

8
8

6

9

5
5

1

-

'

6

~

~

2

2

-

—
2
2

2
2
“

-

-

-

~
-

-

1
1

-

“

“

“

-

-

-

-

-

12

6

2

5
1
“

10
2
~

8
3
5
1

8
i
7
7

3
“
3
3

1
1

2
2

12
12

-

'

6
1
5

5

-

-

6

Table A-l. Office Occupations—
Men and Women— Continued
( A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t im e w ee k ly h o u rs and 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
b y in d u s tr y d iv isio n , P o rtla n d , O r e g .— ash . , M ay 1969)
W
W eekly e a m i n g s ^ ^ ^
(standard )

$
M e d ian 2

M id d le range 2

N u m b er o f w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t- tim e w eekly e a r n in g s of—

S

S
65

*

t

75

80

85

90

t -------- $
*
i —
*
$
115
95
100
1 05
1 10
1 20

«

S

$

$

$

$

*

1 -----190

125

130

1 40

150

1 60

1 70

1 80
-

and

13C

140

1 50

1 60

170

180

190

over

_

_

2

_

_

_

_

_

.

an d

1

M ean 2

s

o

60

I*

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

N um ber
of
workers

A ve rage
w eek ly
hours1
( standard)

under

65

WOMEN - CO NT IN UE D

75

80

85

90

95

1 00

105

110

1 15

36
—
36

49
11
38

66
16
50

16
9
7

7

6

_

13

6

4

1

_

6

6

-

13

6

4

1

-

-

-

2

-

-

-

-

-

-

_

-

15
7
8

26
7
19

50
17
33

37
21
16

33
22
11

30
3
27

4
1
3

1
1
”

37
2
35

_

_

-

_

-

_

_

-

17
1
16

1

-

30
22
8

1

-

12
12

10
1
9

26
1
25
2
7

36
6
30
2
19

24
14
10
6
~

32
7
25

21
8
13

11

23
21
2
2

16
2
14
14

41
29
12
12

10

5

13
12

39
10
29

8
6
2
2

4

13
7
6
6

10
10
-

14
5
9

1
-

-

-

1

-

-

5
5
5

14

7
7
7

-

-

_

_

13
13

~

-

-

—
-

-

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

206
37
169

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

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

$
7 1 .5 0
7 2 .5 0
7 1 .0 0

$
6 6 .5 0 6 9 .5 0 6 6 .0 0 -

CLERKS, O R D E R — -------------M A N U F A C T U R I N G -----------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG --------

281
104
177

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

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

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

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

CLERKS, PAYROLL -------- — <
—
MA NU FA CT UR IN G -----------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG ---- ---PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S -----RETAIL TRADE -----------

28C
120
160
46
53

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

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

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

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

_

C O M P TO ME TE R OP ERATORS -----M A N U FA CT UR IN G -----------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -------RETAIL TR AD E -----------

200
109
91
28

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

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

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

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

-

KE YP U N C H OPERATORS, CLASS A
M A N U FA CT UR IN G -----------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG -------PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S ---- —

303
93
210
76

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

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

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

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

KEYP UN CH OPERATORS, CLASS B
M A N U FA CT UR IN G — ---------N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG — -----PU BL IC U T IL IT IE S -----RETAIL TRADE ------- ---►>

522
182
340
47
96

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

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

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

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

OF FI CE GI RL S ----------------M A N U FA CT UR IN G —
— — N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG — ------

170
51
119

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

7 4 .5 0
7 1 .0 0
7 6 .0 0

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

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

1 ,3 6 2
561
801
133
86

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

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

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

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

-

1

4

SECRET AR IE S, CLASS A M A N U FA CT UR IN G — — — --N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG ---- —

80
45
35

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

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

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

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

_

_

_

_

—

—

—

-

_
—

-

~

-

~

SECRETARIES, CLASS B MA NU FA CT UR IN G ------— N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG -----PU BL IC U T I L I T I E S ----

272
106
166
27

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

1 2 6 .0 0
1 2 7 .0 0
1 2 6 . CO
1 5 1 .5 0

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

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

_

_

_

-

—

-

-

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

496
166
330
49
40

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

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

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

-

-

-

-

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

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

—

-

“

-

SECRETARIES, CLASS D MA NU FA CT UR IN G -------- —
NONM AN UF AC TU RI NG -----PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S ----

514
244
270
47

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

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

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

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

3

3

3

4

SE C R E T A R I E S ----- ------- *
---- —
M A N U FA CT UR IN G ------ -----N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG ---- ---PU BL IC UT I L I T I E S -----RETAIL TRADE --------- —

3

3

3

3

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




1 1 1 .0 0

$
7 6 .5 0
7 6 .0 0
7 7 .5 0

70

_

-

-

—
—

—

-

9
—
9
—

—
—

—

-

15
15
12

_

-

-

-

-

—

4
2
2
2
2
2
-

1

8
2
6

-

“

—

—

1

2

4

12

31
13
18

51
23
28

16

18

-

_

_

—
—

—

-

3

3

1
14

40
10
30

77
27
50

-

3

34
i

1
1

33

~

1
2

2
2

8
7
1

52
24
28

76
27
49
3
7

78
43
35
6
5

7

-

_
-

~

7

-

—

6

—

-

11
7
4

_

1

22

-

-

-

-

—

1
—

22
-

1

2
2

7
7
-

30
24
6

18
5
13

4

—

6
-

~

-

45

22
23
3

26
10

-

15

25

ii
5

4
1

6
6

3

11
5

1

_

1

1

-

1

2

1
1

2
2

—

-

—

_

_

-

-

_
-

_
-

1 12
48
64
4
1

1 27
56
71
9
11

1 88
49
139

124
25
99
3
23

158
62
96

64
37
27

12
8

2

6
6
-

4
4
-

1

17

1
1

_
-

3

2
25
19

3

—

13

4

6
19
14
5

_

16

3

3

1

-

-

-

“

-

~

-

96
63
33
11
2

1 03
52
51
13
7

86
46
40
16
1

38
13
25
16

2
13
11

8
5
3

14
7
7

9
7
2

7
6
1

2
2

6

5
1
4
2

—

—

1

-

9

9
4
5
4

46
4
42
~

21
15
-

27
12
15
4

34
19
15
“

13
10
3
~

29
13
16
1

49
26
23
1

52
14
38

80
19
61

40
7

73

22

15
8
7

13
6

2

-

7

7

4

7

15

1

56
38
18
1
1

44
21
23

2

31
13
18
1
1

56
30
26
6

74
28
46
3

62
34
28
3

61
26
35

63
12
51
3

21

14
9
5

19
10
9

3

2

8

16
11
5
5

-

~

6

33

-

8

51
1
3
41
20

-

“

11
1
10
10

1
1
“

11
6
5

“

3

6

6

-

22
14

40

40
3
37
13
16

7

18

40

4
18

“

1

44
6
38
1
30

25

9

14
9
5

8
~

10

—

22

37

44

-

—

33
10

55
37
18

—

7
7

2
-

9
33
3

116
38
78

21

4
-

—

9
7

7
6
-

4

42

29
6
23

46

-

1 25

32
16
16
-

37
13
24
8

4

-

-

4

7

“

—
—

1
1
36
8
28
13

10
“

“

1

—
2

9

1 20

7

15

_
-

_
-

21
2

12

2

2

19
17

10
9

1
1
1

1

-

1

-

2

1

1

1
1

5

10
1
9
8

_

—

“

6
5
16
5
11
8

“

2
3
2

-

8
1

15

1
1

7

15
15

-

_
-

-

~

_
-

-

'

'

'

7

“

1
15
7

2

8
8

9
7
3

7

Table A-l. Office Occupations—
Men and Women— Continued
(A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t im e w ee k ly h o u rs and e a r n in g s f o r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n s 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 , P o rtla n d , O r e g .— a s h ., M ay 1969)
W
W eekly e a m i n g s ^ ^ ™
(standard )
m ber

«

A ve rage
w eekly

*

S

*

s

N u m b e r o f w o r k e r s re c e iv in g s t r a ig h t- tim e w ee k ly e a r n in g s of—
$
S
t
t
i
$
$
»
*
*
$
i
$
$
$
$
85
90
120
130
95
ICO 1 0 5
lie
115
125
140
150
160
170
18C
190

ikers

hours1

standard)

M ean2

M e d ian 2

M iddle range 2

65

70

75

80

65

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

60
and
u n d er

70

75

80

85

90

95

10C

105

10
7
3
-

13
13
“

49
15
34
1

44
21
23
1

66
48
18
7

43
15
28
1

35
18
17
11

1
1
“

5
1
4
-

8
3
5
-

55
24
31
“

53
19
34
3

30
6
24
6

5
5
-

5
5
-

3
3
-

14
4
1C

2
2
-

8
7
-

26
23

5
4
3

18
14
“

39

12
11
1

68
53
15
8

51
11
40
13

and
no

115

120

125

130

140

150

16C

20
8
12
1

13
9
4
4

13
3
10
6

2
1
1
1

7
2
5
5

47
2
45
45

6
6
6

—
-

36
17
19
2

24
4
20
4

9
6
3
1

53
30
23
5

47
24
23
1

24
10
14
4

23
10
13
6

15
6
9
5

-

4
3
1

1
1
-

2
1
1

_

_

3
3

2
2

1
1

-

~

14
1
13

21
19

8
7

1
—
~

7
7
5

4
4
2

5
5
5

5
5
5

-

“

2
2
2

3
3
3

36
18
18
2

21
12
9

39
5
34

10

11
3
8

1C
4
6

-

4
1
3

“

“

26
14
12
4

“

~

“

170

18C

190 o v e r

WO ME N - CO NTINUED
STENOGRAPHERS. GENERAL —
M A NU FA CT UR IN G --------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG ----PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S ---

368
149
219
89

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

$
$
I C O .00
9 5 .5 0
9 5 .5 0
9 3 .5 0
1 C 3 .5 0
9 8 .5 0
1 2 3 .0 0 1 3 1 .0 0

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

—
“

ST EN OG RA PH ER S, SENIOR -----M A N U FA CT UR IN G -----------N C N M A N UF AC TU RI NG --------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S ------

383
160
223
37

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

1 0 7 .5 0
1 0 9 .5 0
1 0 6 . 0C
1 1 7 . 5u

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

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

-

_

—
“

“

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

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

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

_

_

-

-

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

-

—
“

22
22

3

3

S W I T CH BO AR D OPERATORS, CLASS A —
M A N U FA CT UR IN G
N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG —

56
25
31

SW IT CH BO AR D OPERATORS, CLASS B
N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG
PUBLIC U T IL IT IE S3-

135
122
25

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

S W IT CH BO AR D O P ER AT OR— RECEPTICNISTSMA NU FA CT UR IN G
NONM AN UF AC TU RI NG
RE TA IL TRADE

348
144
204
52

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

T R A N SC RI BI NG -M AC HI NE OPERATORS,
GENERAL -------------------------MA NU FA CT UR IN G —
N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG ---

161
47
114

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

TYPISTS, CLASS A
MA NU FA CT UR IN G —
NONM AN UF AC TU RI NG ---

175
85
90

TYPISTS, CLASS B -----MA NU FA CT UR IN G -----N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG —
PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S

721
153
568
38

3

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

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

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

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

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

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

4 0 .0
4 0 .0
40.C

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

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

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

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

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

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

7 5 .0C - 8 8 .0 0
7 4 .5 0 - 9 2 .0 0
7 5 .5 0 - 8 7 .5 0
8 8 .0 G - 1 0 9 .C C

—
-

—
—
-

12
5
7
7

_

_

—

-

_

_

-

-

_

31
6
25

-

39
13
7
7

6
5

3

2
2

16
6
1C
145
22
123

-

-

-

~

-

145
35
110
3

i

13
1C

22
12
10

19
10
9

38
2
36

24
4
20

19
18

18
10
8

28
12
16

150
25
125
4

110
22
88
5

57
13
44
6

48
26
22
6

i

—

-

10

-

-

-

“

-

-

-

-

-

-

“
-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

—
“

-

-

“

-

-

2

-

2

_

_

_

-

-

-

-

2
-

-

-

'

5

—

i

13

18

4

3

1

2

”

“

24
14
10

2
1
1

4
4

15
6
9

4

10

-

-

-

3

—

-

-

1

10

8
3
5
3

19
1
18
3

1

i

4

2

-

-

l

i
i

4
4

2
2

-

-

"

-

-

-

-

“

9
5
4

1

—
-

“

18

—

1

—

“

12
2
1C

13

5
2

7
7

—
-

~

“

-

-

-

-

~

_

-

-

-

1 S ta n d a rd h o u rs r e f le c t the w o rk w ee k fo r w hich e m p lo y e e s r e c e iv e th e ir r e g u l a r s t r a ig h t - t im e s a l a r i e s ( e x c lu s iv e o f p a y fo r o v e r t im e at r e g u l a r a n d /o r p r e m iu m r a t e s ) , and the e a r n in g s c o r r e sp o n d
to th e se w eekly h o u rs .
2 The m e a n i s co m p u te d f o r e a c h jo b b y to ta lin g th e e a r n in g s o f a ll w o r k e r s and div id in g b y the n u m b er o f w o r k e r s .
Th e m e d ia n d e s ig n a te s p o sitio n — h a lf o f the e m p lo y e e s su rv e y e d r e c e iv e m o re
than the r a te show n; h a lf r e c e iv e l e s s th an the r a te show n.
The m id d le ra n g e i s d e fin e d by 2 r a t e s of pay ; a fo u rth o f the w o r k e r s e a r n l e s s th an the lo w e r o f th e se r a t e s and a fo u rth e a r n m o re th an
the h ig h e r r a te .
* T r a n s p o r t a t io n , co m m u n ic a tio n , and o th e r pu b lic u t il it i e s .
4 M ay in clu d e w o r k e r s o th er th an th o se p r e s e n t e d s e p a r a t e ly .




8

Table A-2. Professional and Technical Occupations—
Men and Women
(A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t im e w ee k ly h o u rs an d e a r n in g s f o r s e le c te d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
by in d u s try d iv is io n , P o r tla n d , O r e g .— ash . , M a y 1969)
W
W eekly e arn in g s1
(standard)
Num ber
of

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

*

$

$

$

weekly

J

$

$

$

$

$

$

$

S

$

$

$

*

$

• J ------

$

95

100

105

110

115

120

125

130

135

140

145

150

155

160

165

170

180

190

20C

210

95

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

100

105

110

115

120

125

130

135

140

145

150

155

160

165

170

180

190

200

210

220

-

~

~

~

1
1

5
5

5
5

8
8

15
15

6
6

7
7

4
4

3
3

3
3

2
1
1

31
23
8

26
14
12

28
27
1

13
9
4

-

26
19
7
1

56
49
7
5

90

h ou rs1
( standard)

M ean 2

M e d ian 2

M iddle range 2

and
u n d er

MEN
$

$

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

159
131
28

4 0 . 0 17C .C C 1 7 5 .0 0
4 0 . C 1 6 6 .0 0 1 7 2 .0 0
4 0 . 0 1 8 8 .0 0 1 8 5 .5 0

D RAFTSM EN , C L A SS 8 -----------------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3 ---------------- -------

448
392
56
31

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

DRAFTSM EN , C L A SS C ------------------------------MANUFACTURING —-----------•------ -------------

$

$

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

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

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

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

1
1

93
60

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

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

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

a
a

33
3C

4 0 .0
4 0 .0

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

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

3
3

4
4

9

7
7

1

-

1C

—
—

9

13

4

9

1
1

3
3

”

14
14
-

~

“

1
1

4
4

-

3
3

55
54
1
1

69
66
3
3

45
43
2
2

30
23
7
6

62
61
1

8
6

15
7

17
15

9
7

8

1

3
3

1

2
2

3
3

6
6

2
2

10
2
8
2

3

4
2

30
18
12
4

2

_

2
2

_

_

_

-

_

_

_

-

_

-

-

i

4
4

20
15
5
5

2

2

WOMEN

N U R S E S , IN D U ST R IA L (R E G I S T E R E D ) ----M A N U FA C TU RIN G ---------- ----------- ----------—

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

3

1
1

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




Table A-3. Office, Professional, and Technical Occupations—
Men and Women Combined
(A v e r a g e s t r a ig h t - t i m e w e e k ly h o u r s an d e a r n in g s fo r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d on an a r e a b a s i s
b y in d u s tr y d iv is io n , P o r tla n d , O r e g .— ash . , M ay 1969)
W
A ve rage

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

N um b er
of
workers

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

OFFICE OC CU PA TI ON S
B I L L E R S , MACHINE ( B I L L I N G
MACHINE) -----------------------------------------------M A N U FA C TU RIN G --------------------- ------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2 ----------- -------------

A ve rage

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

O F F IC E

154
36
118
36

O CCUPATIONS -

N um ber
of

W eekly
hours 1
(standard )

W eekly
e arnings 1
(standard)

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

SWITCHBOARD Q P E R A T O R -R E C E P T IO N IS T S MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------R E T A IL TRADE ---------------------------------

348
144
204
52

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

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

TABULATIN G-M ACH INE O PER A T O R S,
C L A S S B ------------------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------------

66
58

4 0 .0
4 0 .0

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

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

T R A N SC R IBIN G -M A C H IN E O PERA TO RS,
GENERAL ------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING --------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------------

161
47
114

3 9 .5
9 7 .0 0
4 0 .0
8 8 . CO
3 9 . 5 I O C .50

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

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

T Y P I S T S , C L A SS A --------------------------M AN U FA C TU RIN G -------- ------------------NONMANUFACTURING ---------------------

175
85
90

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

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

28C
106
174
35

3 9 .5
4 0 .0
•9 9 .0
4 0 .0

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

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

721
153
568
38

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

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

S E C R E T A R I E S , C L A SS C ----------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2 ----------- ------------R E T A IL TRADE --------------------------------

496
166
330
49
40

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

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

S E C R E T A R I E S , C L A S S D ---------- -----------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------N ONM ANUFACTURING--------------- ------- ----P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2 --------------------- —

514
244
270
47

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

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

D RAFTSM EN , C L A S S A --------- --------------------M A N U FA C TU RIN G ----------------------------------NONM ANUFACTURING---------------- — --------

159
131
28

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

STE N O G R A PH E R S, GENERAL ----------------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING — — ----* —-----------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2 ---------- *— ----- —

371
149
222
92

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

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

DR AFTSM EN , C L A SS B ---------------------------- —
MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING --------------- ------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2-------------------------

455
396
59
34

4 C .0 1 4 3 .0 0
4 0 . 0 1 4 1 .0 0
4 0 . 0 1 5 6 .5 0
4 0 . 0 1 5 5 .C C

STE N O G R A PH E R S, SE N IO R ------------------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ------- --------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2 -------------------------

385
160
225
39

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

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

D RAFTSM EN , C L A S S C -----------------------------MANUFACTURING ------------- ---------------------

96
63

4 0 .0
4 0 .0

1 1 8 . CO
1 1 5 .0 0

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

33
30

4 0 .0
4 0 .0

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

4 C .0 1 1 1 .5 0
4 0 . C 1 1 5 .5 0
4 C .C 1 0 8 . OC

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

9 1 .0 0
8 9 . CO
9 1 .5 0
1 1 5 .5 0
9 4 .0 0

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

O F F IC E BOYS AND G IR L S --------------------------• M AN U FA C TU R IN G -------------------------- ------ —
NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2---------------------- --

249
69
18C
25

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

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

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

S E C R E T A R I E S 3 ------------------------------------------ -MANUFACTURING ------------- -------- -----------NONM ANUFACTURING----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2------------------------R E T A IL TRADE ---------------------------------

1 , 37C
561
809
141
86

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

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

80
45
35

S E C R E T A R I E S , C L A S S B ----------------------M A N U FA C TU RIN G ---------- —--------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2 ----------------------—

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

C L E R K S , ACCO U NTIN G, C L A S S A ------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2 ------------------------R E T A IL TRADE ---------------------------------

504
174
33G
83
74

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

C L E R K S , ACCO U NTIN G, C L A SS B ------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------NCNMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2 ------------------------R E T A IL TRADE --------------------------------

822
221
6C1
78
192

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

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

55
48

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

276
253

3 9 .C
3 8 .5

8 5 . 5C
8 6 .0 0

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

218
37
181

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

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

C L E R K S , ORDER -------- -------------------------------M A N U FA C TU RIN G --------------------- ---- -------NONM ANUFACTURING------- ---------------------

413
153
26G

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

C L E R K S , PAYROLL ------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2 ------------------------R E T A IL TRADE --------------------------------

297
132
165
51
53

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

COMPTOMETER OPERATORS ------------ ------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -------------------------- —
R E T A IL TRADE ---------------------------------

2CC
109
91
28

4 0 . 0 1 0 6 .5 0
4 0 . 0 1 1 2 .5 0
4 C .0 I O C .00
4 0 .0
8 6 .0 0

3 8 .0
3 8 .0

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

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

135
122
25

522
182
340
47
96

155
66
89
32

CONTINUED

SWITCHBOARD O PERA TO RS, C L A SS B ------NONMANUFACTURING —----------------- -------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2 -------------------------

KEYPUNCH O PER A T O R S, C L A SS B ------------M A N U FA C TU RIN G --------------------- — ■----- NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2— — --------------- -R E T A IL TRADE --------------------------------

BO OKKEEPING -M ACH INE O PER A T O R S,
C L A S S B ----------------------------------------------- —
MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------R E T A IL TRADE ---------------------------------

W eekly
earnings *
(standard)

56
25
31

211
77

98
46
52

-

W eekly
hours 1
(standard)

SWITCHBOARO O PER A T O R S, C L A S S A -----—
MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING--------------------- ------

1 C 5 .5 0
1 0 2 .0 0
1 0 7 .0 0
1 1 5 .0 0

BO OKKEEPING—
MACHINE O PER A T O R S,
C L A S S A -------------------------------------------------MANUFACTURING ----------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING -----------------------------

of
workers

O F F IC E O CCUPATIONS

CONTINUED

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

4 0 .0
9 9 .0 0
4 0 .0
9 6 .C C
4 C .0 I O C .00
4 0 . 0 1 3 6 .0 0

A ve rage
Num ber

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

KEYPUNCH O PERA TO RS, C L A S S A ------------MANUFACTURING ---------------------------------NONMANUFACTURING ----------------------------P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 2 -------------------------

304
93

P R O FE SSIO N A L ANC TECH NICAL
C CC U PA TIC N S

1 S ta n d a rd h o u rs r e f le c t th e w o rk w ee k fo r w h ich e m p lo y e e s r e c e iv e th e ir r e g u l a r s t r a ig h t - t im e s a l a r i e s (e x c lu s iv e o f p a y fo r o v e r t im e a t r e g u l a r a n d /o r p r e m iu m r a t e s ) , and th e e a r n in g s
c o r r e s p o n d to th e se w ee k ly h o u r s .
2 T r a n s p o r t a t io n , c o m m u n ic a tio n , an d o th er p u b lic u t il it i e s .
3 M ay in clu d e w o r k e r s o th e r th an th o se p r e s e n t e d s e p a r a t e ly .




1 0

Table A-4. Maintenance and Powerplant Occupations
( 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 m e n in 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 try d iv is io n , P o r tla n d , O r e g .— ash . , M ay 1969)
W
Hourly earnings 1

N u m b e r o f w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a ig h t - t i m e h o u rly e a r n in g s of—
$
s
»
$
i
%
S
i
*
2 .9 0 3 .0 0 3 .1 0 3 .2 0 3 .3 0 3 .4 0 3 .5 0 3 .6 0 3 .7 0 3 .8 0
and
t
2 . 90 u n d er
J

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

workers

Mean2 Median 2

Middle range2

3 .0 0

C A R P E N T E R S* MAINTENANCE
MANUFACTURING
NONMANUFACTURING ----P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 5-

117
58
59
47

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

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

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

$
4 .2 3
4 .5 4
3 .3 9
3 .3 3

-

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

267
244

4 .2 9
4 .3 2

4 .2 3
4 .2 5

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

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

218
166
52

4 . CO
4 .0 3
3 .9 C

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

F IR E M E N , STATIO NARY B O ILE R
MANUFACTURING -----

139
116

3 .3 4
3 .3 1

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

58
35

MACHINE-TOOL O PERA TO RS, TOOLROOM
MANUFACTURING

$

$

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

3 . 4 0 3 . 50 3 .6 C 3 . 7 0 3 . 8 0

~
—

2
2
-

4
i
3
3

29
1
28
28

16
16
16

“

-

“

-

“

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

_
-

_
*

5
5
“

“

3 .1 8
3 .1 6

3 .0 6 — 3 .6 2
3 .0 6 - 3 .5 4

13
10

-

34
32

3 .4 3
3 .4 5

3 .4 8
3 .4 6

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

1

_

97
97

3 .7 3
3 .7 3

3 .9 3
3 .9 3

3 .3 2 - 4 .1 5
3 .3 2 - 4 .1 5

9
9

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

198
155

4 .2 2
4 .2 8

4 .2 2
4 .2 5

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

“

M E CH A N ICS, AUTOMOTIVE
(M A IN TEN A N C E) ------------MANUFACTURING
NONMANUFACTURING —
P U B L IC U T I L I T I E S 3

660
158
502
432

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

4 .3 1
4 .0 7
4 .3 4
4 .3 4

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

M EC H A N IC S, MAINTENANCE
MANUFACTURING
NONMANUFACTURING

6C1
553
48

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

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

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

-

60
60

3 .3 4
3 .3 4

3 .4 8
3 .4 8

3 .2 3 - 3 .6 3
3 .2 3 - 3 .6 3

5
5

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

66
49

4 .1 3
4 .2 7

4 .2 4
4 .4 1

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

“

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

98
97

4 .2 7
4 .2 7

4 .2 3
4 .2 3

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

179
179

4 .2 4
4 .2 4

4 .2 6
4 .2 6

3 .8 9 - 4 .4 9
3 .8 9 - 4 .4 9

MANUFACTURING

TOOL AND D IE MAKERS
MANUFACTURING -----

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

1
1
-

3
3
—

-

—
-

1
1

-

3

6
“

2
1

-

1
—
1

4
4

12
12
-

10
1
9

17
—
17

28
28

_

7
7

6
5

14
14

19
4

2

4

2
2

2
2

2
2

24
20

15
1

3
3

5
5

1
1

3
3

_
“

1
1

12
12

_
~

-

-

-

_
—

-

1
1

15

15
15

*
4 .7 0

4 .8 0

%

$
t
5 . CO 5 .2 0

4 .5 0 4 . 60 4 .7 0

4 .8 0

5 .0 C

5 .2 0

over

2
2
-

9
7
2

2
2
15
15

$

4 . 20 4 . 30 4 . 4 0

8
8

6
6

4 . 50 4 .6 0

$
$
$
*
4 . 10 4 . 20 4 . 3 0 4 . 4 0

and

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

3
3
—

2
2
-

21
21
-

5
5

9
1
8

_
_

1
1
_

8
8
_

_
-

-

16
16

43
43

41
30

64
64

_

39
39

30
30

5
5

_

_

2

-

-

-

-

-

18
18
~

99
98
1

_
-

27
16
11

14
14
-

_
-

2
2
-

_
-

_
-

_
-

-

-

-

4
4

_

8
8

_

4

_

_

_

_

_

_

_

_

-

4

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

5
5

_

13
13

ii
ii

9
9

14
14

_

5
5

_

_

_

-

-

-

“

-

-

-

3
3

_
~

2
2

61
18

6
6

13
13

64
64

4
4

29
29

5
5

1
1

_

_

9
9

_

13

3
3

13
13

87
14
73
35

51
42
9

5
5

43

-

52
12
40
40

272

-

11
6
5
3

56
56

13
13

6
6

34
33
1

45
20
25

79
79

99
85
14

5C
50

4
4

*

6
6

6
—
6

6_
-

6

_

—
”

“

~

—
“

“

i
i
“

12
12

2
1
1

3
1
2

3C
30

20
20

2
2

6
6

1
1

5
5

3
3

11
11

10
1C

4

1

_

_

_

-

_
-

-

_

3
3

€
-

-

-

“

- _

“

-

—

—

14
14

“

-

“

1
1

8
8
_

-

12
-

4

12

i

-

-

-

-

42
42

12
12

4
4

12
12

3
3

-

5

136
136

38
38

7
7

_

_

-

-

-

5

-

-

-

-

4
4

9
6

26
25

_

-

1C
9

6
6

-

29
29

15
15

_

38

~

-

-

2
2

4
4

45
45

9
9

23
23

18
18

4
4

_

-

-

_

-

22

2
2

1
1

3
3

6
6

-

-

272
253

-

-

-

3

2
2

_

20
20

-t

-

-

9
9
1C
2

_

38

E x c lu d e s p r e m iu m p a y fo r o v e r t im e an d f o r w o rk on w e e k e n d s, h o lid a y s , and la t e sh ifts.
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 , an d o th e r p u b lic u t il it i e s .




$
3 .9 0 4 .0 0

S

2
2

31
31

8
6

_
_

_

_

i
i

_

-

-

_

_

_

- _

“

_

19
19

_

11

Table A-5. Custodial and Material Movement Occupations
(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 p 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 , P o rtla n d , O r e g . — ash . , M ay 1969)
W
H ourly e arnings 2

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

N um ber
of
workers

N u m b e r o f w o r k e r s r e c e i v i n g s t r a i g h t - t i m e h o u r l y e a r n i n g s o f—
$
1 .6 0

M e an 3

M e d ian 3

M iddle ran ge3

$

Z . 11

Zm

$

*
2 .4 0

$
2 .5 0

t

*

3 .1 0

3 .2 0

*
3 .4 0

3 .6 0

$
3 .8 0

s

2 .8 0

$
3 .0 0

$

2 .7 0

$
2 .9 0

S

2 .6 0

4 .0 0

i
4 .2 0

4 .4 0

2 .0 0

2 .1 0

2 .3 0

2 .4 0

2 .5 0

2 .6 0

2 .7 0

2 .8 0

2 .9 0

3 .0 0

3 .1 0

3 .2 0

3 .4 0

3 .6 0

3 .8 0

4 .0 0

4 .2 0

4 .4 0

4 .6 0

5

32
25

10

-

-

-

-

-

*

1 .7 0

1 .8 0

1 .8 0

1 .9 0

i

3 .2 9

2 .2 0

$

1 .7 0

$
2 .3 0

S

2 .2 0

t

164
6

$

*

an d
under
1 .7 0

$

*

1 .9 0

$
2 . GO 2 . 1 0

S

24

WATCHMEN:
61

2 .5 4

2 .7 5

1 .7 6 - 3 .2 4

2 .5 4
2 .7 9

2 .5 1
2 .8 7

2 .2 8 2 .4 8 -

2 .8 3
3 .1 9

**<jo
228

2 .7 8
2 .2 5

2 .8 4
2 .2 7

2 .6 3 2 .1 7 -

2 .9 1
2 .4 3

2 .3 3

2 .4 3

2 .1 9 -

2 .5 1

47

P O R T E R S, AND C LEA N ER S ---

1 , 282
481

471

J A N IT O R S ,

1 .9 8

1 .8 8

1 .7 6 -

2 .1 8

on

° 72
3 .3 2 3 .8 2 -

R £ T A IL TRAOE™^^"

35

6

20

8

24

-

52

23
23

70
22
48

_

31

*

55

18

107
13
94

46
25
^7
12

150

48
39

79
21

62
45

.

36

48

17

79

71

73

248
47
«_01

41
14
15

217
29
100

87
86

166

47

30
23

34
32

202

79

455

8

46

196
22

53

455
455

8
8

119
115

8

JA N I T O R S , P O R T E R S, ANC C LEAN ER S

1
1 37^
822
523

3 .6 1
3 .8 3

3 fl2
3 .8 7

*
*

111
170

49

14

8

12

128
146

3 03
3 .2 5
2 .3 2

3 15
3 .8 9
3 .9 3

3 *3 1

502
496
34

*
3 .1 8
3 .3 3

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

2 .2 4

2 .1 5 -

17
17

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

3 69
3 .4 8

3 60
3 .6 3
3«59

7

3 .5 0

3 .5 5

3 .5 7

3 .2 8 -

3 .4 9

3 .5 4

3 .2 6 -

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

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

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

3 35
4 .0 3
3 .9 4
3 .7 9

3 80
4 02
3 .6 3 - 4 .3 3
3 .8 8 - 3 .9 9
3 .9 2 - 4 .0 1
3 .6 5 - 3 .9 6

12

2 .8 4 -

12

13

2 .0 1

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

17

46
25
21

19

1C

54
13
41

41
32

53
26
27

1C 6

109
32

76
61
15

12

3 .2 7

10

3 C 39
716

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

236

3 .0 5

153

2 *8 8
1 .9 3

2

8

12

6

-

i
12

1

12
12

-

5

-

i
8

37

12

27
4
23

23
8

12

1

23

13

13

*

(UNDER
3 .3 8

12
ii

8

-

15
15

10

12

3 .6 0

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

149
43
106

13

21

sn

6

3 . JC

8
8

27
12
15

15

28
28

14
418
98

24
12
12

8
8

3 .7 5

24

3 15
3 .1 4 3 .1 7

1 ,4 9 3
305

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

26
23

"

87




ii

3 *6 3

261
154
1C 7

T R U C K D R IV E R S, LIG H T

85

.

L7
i

172

TR U C K D RIV LRS
MANUFACTURING -------------------------------

111

8

145
76
69

R t C L 1 VING C L l RKS

36

3.J f

51

NGNHANUFACTURING — — — — — — —
——
— — —

16

-

f * f ;
l

8

14
11

11

13
5
8
8

10
8

27
20

77
68

19
13
6

77
14
63

10
23

4

ii
26
21

32
32

423
132
291
21
119

1459
58
14C 1
992
129

56
434
395
5

268
20
15

_

41
34
7

4
4

_
_

_
_

_
_

60
46

48
48

12

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 f o r s e le c t e d o c c u p a tio n s stu d ie d o n an a r e a b a s i s
b y in d u s tr y d iv isio n , P o rtla n d , O r e g .— ash, , M ay 1969)
W
N u m b e r o f w o r k e r s r e c e iv in g s t r a i g h t - t im e h o u r ly e a r n in g s o f—

H ourly e a r n in g s2

i

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

w orkers

M e an 3

M e d ia n 3

M id d le ran ge 3

$

*

$

$

1 .6 C

N um b er

1 .7 0

1 .8 0

1 .9 0

2 . 30 2 . 1 0

an d
under

-

1 .7 0

1 .8 0

-

-

$
-

1 .9 0

2 .0 0

-

-

*

S

2 .3 0

2 .4 0

-

-

2 .1 0

$

2 .2 0

-

2 .6 0

2 .7 0

2 .8 0

2 .9 C

3 .0 0

-

4
4

3

-

2 .6 0
-

2 .3 0

2 .4 0

2 .5 0

-

12
12

-

$

*

-

2 .2 0

i

$
2 .5 0

4
4

i
2 .7 0
-

*

2 .8 0 2 .9 0
-

-

s

$

$

*

*

s

3 .1 0

3 .2 0

3 .4 0

%

$

3 .0 0

3 .6 0

3 .8 0

4 .0 C

4 .2 0

4 .4 C

-

-

3 .1 0

3 .2 0

3 .4 0

3

6

3
-

5

31
17
14
14

-

-

-

3 .6 0

-

-

-

-

3 .8 0

4 .0 0

221

890
14
876
864

104

102

-

21
56

6

406
36
37C
116

369
39
330
293

20

168

170

82

170

4 .2 0

4 .4 0

104

62
62

4 .6 0

T R U C K E R I V E R S 5 - CONTINUED
TRUCKD RI VE RS , ME DI UM (1-1/2 TO
AND INCLUDING A TONS) ----------M A N U F A C T U R I N G ---------- --------- —
N O NM AN UF AC TU RI NG ----------------PU BL IC U T IL IT IE S4--------- ---- —

$
3 .9 4
3 .7 4
3 .9 4
3 .9 5

$
3
3
3
3

.8
.6
.9
.9

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

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

997

$
3 .8 6
3 .6 8
3 .8 9
3 .9 3

TR UC KDRIVERS, HEAVY (OVER 4 TONS,
TR AI LE R TYPE) --------------------M A NU FA CT UR IN G --------------------N O N M A N UF AC TU RI NG ----------------PUBLIC U T I L I T I E S 4---------- -----

965
189
776
420

3 .9 7
3 .8 8
3 .9 9
4.Q 2

3 .9 8
3 .8 7
3 .9 9
4 .C 4

3
3
3
3

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2 E x c lu d e s p r e m iu m pay 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 t s .
3 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 .
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T r a n s p o r t a t io n , co m m u n ic a tio n , and o th e r p u b lic u t il it i e s .
5 In c lu d e s a ll d r i v e r s , a s d e fin e d , r e g a r d l e s s o f s i z e and ty p e o f tr u c k o p e r a te d .




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Appendix.

Occupational Descriptions

T h e p r i m a r y p u r p o s e o f p r e p a r i n g jo b d e s c r i p t i o n s f o r th e B u r e a u 's w a g e s u r v e y s i s to a s s i s t i t s f ie ld s t a f f in c l a s s i f y i n g in to a p p r o p r ia t e
o c c u p a t io n s w o r k e r s w ho a r e e m p lo y e d u n d e r a v a r i e t y o f p a y r o l l t i t l e s a n d d if f e r e n t w o r k a r r a n g e m e n t s f r o m e s t a b li s h m e n t to e s t a b 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 le 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 il it 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 if f e r s i g n i f ic a n t l y f r o m th 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 fie ld e c o n o m is t s a r e in s t r u c t e d
to e x c lu d e w o rk 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 in 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 .

O F F IC E

B IL L E R ,

M A C H IN E

CLERK,

P r e p a r e s s t a t e m e n t s , b i l l s , a n d in v o i c e s on a m a c h in e o th e r th a n a n o r d in a r y o r e l e c t r o m a t i c t y p e w r it e r .
M a y a l s o k e e p r e c o r d s a s to b il l i n g s o r sh ip p in g c h a r g e s o r p e r f o r m o th e r
c l e r i c a l w o rk in c id e n ta l to b il lin g o p e r a t io n s . F o r w a g e stu 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 illin 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 ly p r e p a r e d o r d e r s , s h ip p in g m e m o ­
r a n d u m s , e t c . U s u a ll y in v o l v e s a p p lic a t i o n o f p r e d e t e r m in e d d is c o u n t s a n d sh ip p in g c h a r g e s ,
a n d e n t r y 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 ic a ll 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 ly in v o lv 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 ill 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 fo ld
m a c h in e .
B i l l e r , m a c h in e (b o o k k e e p in g m a c h in e ) . U s e s a b o o k k e e p in g m a c h in e ( S u n d s t r a n d , E l l i o t t
F i s h e r , R e m in g to n R a n d , e t c ., w h ich m a y o r m a y n o t h a v e t y p e w r it e r k e y b o a r d ) to p r e p a r e
c u s t o m e r s ' b i l l s a s p a r t o f th e a c c o u n t s r e c e i v a b l e o p e r a t io n . G e n e r a ll y in v o l v e s th e s i m u l t a ­
n e o u s e n t r y o f f i g u r e s on c u s t o m e r s ' le d g e r r e c o r d . T h e m a c h in e a u t o m a t ic a ll y a c c u m u l a t e s
f i g u r e s o n a n u m b e r o f v e r t i c a l c o lu m n s an d c o m p u t e s , a n d u s u a l ly p r in t s a u t o m a t ic a ll y the
d e b it o r c r e d i t b a l a n c e s . D o e s n o t in v o lv e a k n o w le d g e o f b o o k k e e p in g . W o rk s f r o m u n if o r m
and sta n d a rd ty p e s of s a l e s and c r e d it s lip 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.
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 ly
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 .
CLERK,

A C C O U N T IN G

C l a s s A . U n d e r g e n e r a l d ir e c t i o n o f a b o o k k e e p e r o r a c c o u n t a n t, h a s r e s p o n s i b i l i t y f o r
k e e p in g one o r m o r e s e c t i o n s o f a c o m p le te 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 ork in v o lv e s p o s tin g a n d b a la n c in g s u b s i d i a r y
le d g e r o r l e d g e r s su c h a s a c c o u n t s r e c e i v a b l e o r a c c o u n t s p a y a b le ; e x a m in in g a n d c o d in g
in v o i c e s o r v o u c h e r s w ith p r o p e r a c c o u n t in g d is t r i b u t i o n ; a n d r e q u i r e s ju d g m e n t a n d e x p e r i ­
e n c e in m a k in g p r o p e r a s s i g n a t i o n s a n d a l l o c a t i o n s . M a y a s s i s t in p r e p a r i n g , a d ju s t i n g , a n d
c l o s in 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 .

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 ie 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 , an 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 in e r s u b h e a d in g s . P r e p a r e s s i m p le r e l a t e d in d e x an d
c r o s s - r e f e r e n c e a i d s . A s r e q u e s t e d , l o c a t e s c l e a r l y id e n tifie 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 ir e d to m a in ta in a n d s e r v i c e f i l e s .
C l a s s C . P e r f o r m s r o u tin e f il in g o f m a t e r i a l th a t h a s a l r e a d y b e e n c l a s s i f i e d o r w h ich
i s e a s i l y c l a s s i f i e d in a s i m p le s e r i a l c l a s s i f i c a t i o n s y s t e m ( e . g . , a lp h a b e t ic a l, c h r o n o lo g ic a l,
o r n u m e r ic a l) . A s 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 an d m a n u a l t a s k s r e ­
q u i r e d to m a in ta in a n d s e r v i c e f i l e s .
CLERK,

O RDER

R e c e i v e s c u s t o m e r s ' o r d e r s f o r m a t e r i a l o r m e r c h a n d is e b y m a i l , p h o n e , o r p e r s o n a l ly .
D u tie s in v o lv e a n y c o m b in a t io n o f th e fo 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 ut a n o r d e r
s h e e t l i s t in 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 it e m s on o r d e r
s h e e t ; an d d is t r i b u t i n g o r d e r s h e e t s to r e s p e c t i v e d e p a r t m e n t s to b e f i l l e d . M a y c h e c k w ith c r e d i t
d e p a r t m e n t to d e t e r m in e c r e d i t r a t i n g o f c u s t o m e r , a c k n o w le d g e r e c e i p t o f o r d e r s f r o m c u s t o m e r s ,
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 il 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 a n d e n t e r s the 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 tie 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 in g s b a s e d on tim e o r p r o d u c tio n r e c o r d s ; an d
p o s tin g c a lc u la 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 in fo r m a t io n su c h a s w o r k e r 's n a m e , w o rk in g
d a y s , t i m e , r a t e , d e d u c tio 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 ut p a y c h e c k s an d
a s s i s t p a y m a s t e r in m a k in g u p a n d d is t r i b u t i n g p a y e n v e l o p e s .
M a y u s e a c a lc u la t i n g m a c h in e .
CO M PTO M ETER OPERATOR
P r i m a r y d u ty i s to o p e r a t e a C o m p to m e te r to p e r f o r m m a t h e m a t ic a l c o m p u ta tio n s . T h is
jo b i s no 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 to m e te r b u t, in w h ich , u s e o f t h is m a c h in e i s in c id e n ta l to p e r f o r m a n c e of
o th e r d u t ie s .
KEYPUNCH O PERATO R
C l a s s A . O p e r a t e s a n u m e r ic a l a n d / o r a lp h a b e t ic 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 ch ta b u la t in g c a r d s . P e r f o r m s s a m e
t a s k s a s lo w e r le v e l k e y p u n ch o p e r a t o r b u t, in a d d it io n , w o rk 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 so m e d e t e r m in a t i o n s , f o r e x a m p le , 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 ch ed ; e x t r a c t s in fo r m a tio n f r o m s e v e r a l d o c u m e n t s ; an d s e a r c h e s f o r an d
i n t e r p r e t s in f o r m a tio n on th e d o c u m e n t to d e t e r m in e in fo r m a tio n to b e p u n c h e d .
M ay tra in
in 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 tin e a c c o u n t in g o p e r a t io n s su c h
a s p o s tin g i i m p l e 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 te r in g v o u c h e r s in
v o u c h e r r e g i s t e r s ; r e c o n c il in g b a n k a c c o u n t s ; a n d p o s tin g s u b s i d i a r y l e d g e r s c o n t r o l le d by
g e n e r a l l e d g e r s , o r p o s tin 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 ir 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 ro u tin e
a c c o u n t in g w o rk i s s u b d iv id e d on a f u n c tio n a l b a s i s a m o n g s e v e r a l w o r k e r s .




F IL E

C l a s s A . In a n e s t a b l i s h e d
f i l e s , c l a s s i f i e s a n d in d e x e s f il 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 .
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K E Y P U N C H O P E R A T O R — C o n tin u e d
C l a s s 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 in s t r u c t i o n s ,
t r a n s c r i b e s d a ta f r o m s o u r c e d o c u m e n t s to p u n ch ed c a r d s .
O p e r a t e s a n u m e r ic a l a n d / o r
a lp h a b e t ic 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 rkin g f r o m v a r i o u s s t a n d a r d iz 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 ie 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 ir e li t t l e o r no s e l e c t i n g , c o d in g , o r in t e r p r e t in g
o f d a ta 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 it 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 .

S E C R E T A R Y — C o n tin u e d
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 le v e l
of o f f ic i a l ) th a t e m p l o y s , in a l l , o v e r 5 , 000 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 an d im p o r t a n t o r g a n i z a t io n a l s e g m e n t ( e . g . , a m id d le
m a n a g e m e n t s u p e r v i s o r o f an o r g a n i z a t io n a l s e g m e n t o fte n in v o lv in g a s m a n y a s s e v e r a l h u n d re d
p e r s o n s ) o f a c o m p a n y th a t e m p l o y s , in a l l , o v e r 2 5 , 000 p e r s o n s .
C la ss C

O F F IC E

BO Y OR G IR L

P e r f o r m s v a r io u s r o u tin 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 su c h a s s e a l e r s o r m a i l e r s , o p e n in g a n d d is t r i b u t i n g m a i l , a n d o th e r m in o r c l e r i c a l w o rk .

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

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b . S e c r e t a r y to th e h e a d o f a n in d iv id u a l p la n t, f a c t o r y , e t c . ( o r o th e r e q u iv a le n t l e v e l of
o f f ic i a l ) th a t e m p l o y s , in a l l , f e w e r th a n 5, 000 p e r s o n s .

A s s i g n e d a s p e r s o n a l s e c r e t a r y , n o r m a l ly to one in d iv id u a l. M a in ta 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 la t io n s h ip 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 iv 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 f o r m s v a r ie d c l e r i c a l
a n d s e c r e t a r i a l d u t ie 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 tin 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 ir 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 in t a in 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 an d m a k e s a p p o in tm 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 in a t e s ; (e) r e v i e w s c o r r e s p o n d e n c e , m e m o r a n d a , a n d r e p o r t s p r e p a r e d b y o t h e r s
f o r th e s u p e r v i s o r 's s i g n a t u r e to a s s u r e p r o c e d u r a l a n d t y p o g r a p h ic a c c u r a c y ; a n d (f) p e r f o r m s
s t e n o g r a p h ic a n d ty p in g w o rk .

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

M a y a l s o p e r f o r m o th e r c l e r i c a l a n d s e c r e t a r i a l t a s k s o f c o m p a r a b le n a tu r e a n d d if f i c u l t y .
T h e w o rk t y p ic a ll 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 tin e a n d u n d e r s ta 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 rk o f th e s u p e r v i s o r .

STEN O G R A PH ER ,

E x c lu sio n s
N o t a l l p o s it i o n s th a t a r e t i t le d " s e c r e t a r y " p o s s e s s th e a b o v e c h a r a c t e r i s t i c s . E x a m p l e s
o f p o s it 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 fin itio n a r e a s f o ll o w s : (a ) P o s i t i o n s w h ich d o n o t m e e t
th e " p e r s o n a l " s e c r e t a r y c o n c e p t d e s c r i b e d a b o v e ; (b) s t e n o g r a p h e r s no t f u lly 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 in 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 , te 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 it 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 tin 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 th o s e c h a r a c t e r i z e d in th e d e f in itio n ;
a n d (e) a s s i s t a n t ty p e p o s it i o n s w h ich in v o lv e m o r e d if f i c u l t o r m o r e r e s p o n s i b l e t e c h n ic a l, a d m in ­
i s t r a t i v e , s u p e r v i s o r y , o r s p e c i a l i z e d c l e r i c a l d u t ie s w h ich a r e n o t t y p 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 it io n s fo llo w in g , r e f e r s to
th o s e o f f i c i a l s w h o h a v e a s i g n i f ic 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 ly in d ic a t iv e o f t h is r o l e , d o e s not
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 se 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 ff ) a r e n o t c o n s id e r e d to be
" c o r p o r a t e o f f i c e r s " f o r p u r p o s e s o f a p p ly in g th e fo llo w in g le v e l d e f in i t io n s .

C la ss D

b . S e c r e t a r y to a n o n s u p e r v 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 in is t r a t iv e
o f f i c e r , o r a s s i s t a n t , s k il le d t e c h n ic ia 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 .)
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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 tin 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 sh o r t h a n d o r b y S te n o ty p e o r s i m i l a r m a c h in e ; a n d t r a n s c r i b e d ic t a t io n . M a y
a l s o ty p e f r o m w r it te 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 tin 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 t r a n s c r i b i n g - m a c h i n 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 ie 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 in l e g a l b r i e f s o r r e p o r t s on s c i e n t i f i c r e s e a r c h f r o m one o r m o r e p e r s o n s e i t h e r in s h o r t ­
h 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 ; 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 ta in f i l e s , k e e p r e c o r d s , e t c .
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a.
S e c r e t a r y to th e c h a ir m a n o f th e b o a r d o r p r e s 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 fe w e r th a n 5 , 0 0 0 p e r s o n s ; o r

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 ir i n g s i g n i f ic 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 fo llo w in g : W ork 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 an d a c c u r a c y ; a n d a th o ro u g h w o rk 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 io 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 rk 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 su c h a s , m a in ta in in g fo llo w u p f i l e s ; a s s e m b 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 in s t r u c t i o n s ; r e a d i n g a n d ro u t in g in c o m in g m a i l ; an d
a n s w e r in g r o u tin 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 rk .

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 th 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 id 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 fe w e r th a n 2 5 , 0 0 0 p e r s o n s ; o r

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

C la ss A

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




C l a s s A . O p e r a t e s a s in g le - o r m u l t ip l e - p o s it i o n te le p h o n e s w itc h b o a r d h a n d lin g in c o m in g ,
o u tg o in g , in t r a p l a n t o r o f f ic e c a l l s .
P e r f o r m s fu l l te le p h o n e in fo r m a tio 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 , su 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 itio n to d o in g
ro u tin e w o rk a s d e s c r i b e d f o r s w itc 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 ig n m e n t .
( " F u l l " te le p h o n e in f o r m a tio n s e r v i c e o c c u r s w h en the e s t a b li s h m e n t h a s v a r ie d fu 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 in fo r m a tio n p u r p o s e s , e . g . , b e c a u s e o f o v e r la p p in 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 tly p r e s e n t fr e q u e n t p r o b l e m s a s to w h ich e x t e n s io n s a r e
a p p r o p r ia 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 in g le - o r m u lt ip l e - p o s it i o n te le p h o n e s w itc h b o a r d h a n d lin g in c o m in g ,
o u tg 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 ro u tin e lo n g d is 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 li m it e d te le p h o n e in f o r m a tio n s e r v i c e . ( " L i m i t e d " te le p h o n e in fo r m a tio n s e r v i c e o c c u r s
if th e fu n c tio n s o f th e e s t a b li 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 fo r m a tio n
p u r p o s e s , o r if th e r e q u e s t s a r e r o u t in e , e . g . , g iv in g e x t e n s io n n u m b e r s w h en s p e c i f i c n a m e s a r e
f u r n is h e d , o r if c o m p le x c a l l s a r e r e f e r r e d to a n o th e r o p e r a t o r .)

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

C l a s s C . O p e r a t e s s i m p le t a b u la t in g o r e l e c t r i c a l a c c o u n tin g m a c h in e s su 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 so m e filin g w o rk . T h e w o rk 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 rk
u n it, f o r e x a m p le , in d iv id u a l s o r t in g o r c o ll a t in g r u n s Or r e p e t it i v e o p e r a t io n s .
T R A N S C R IB IN G -M A C H IN E O P E R A T O R ,

GENERAL

T A B U L A T IN G - M A C H IN E O P E R A T O R
C l a s s A . O p e r a t e s a v a r i e t y o f ta b u la t in g o r e l e c t r i c a l a c c o u n t in g m a c h in e s , 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 te r e p o r t i n g a s s i g n m e n t s w ith o u t c l o s e s u p e r v i s i o n , an d p e r f o r m s d if f ic u lt
w ir in g a s r e q u i r e d .
T h e c o m p le te r e p o r t i n g a n d t a b u la t in g a s s i g n m e n t s ty 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 ich 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 ic a ll 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 in 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 an d c o m p le x r e p o r t s .
D o e s not 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 ta 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 rk a n d p r o d u c tio n of a g r o u p o f ta 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 tin 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 te n c o p y an d do 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 le 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 IS T
U s e s a t y p e w r it e r to m a k e c o p i e s o f v a r i o u s m a t e r i a l o r to m a k e out b i l l s a f t e r c a l c u l a ­
t io n s h a v e b e e n m a d e b y a n o th e r p e r s o n . M a y in c lu d e ty p in g o f s t e n c i l s , m a t s , o r s i m i l a r m a t e ­
r i a l s f o r u s e in d u p lic a tin g p r o c e s s e s . M a y do c l e r i c a l w o rk in v o lv in g li t t l e s p e c i a l t r a i n in g , su c h
a s k e e p in g s i m p le r e c o r d s , f ilin g r e c o r d s a n d r e p o r t s , o r s o r t in g a n d d is t r i b u t i n g in c o m in g m a il .
C l a s s A . P e r f o r m s one o r m o r e of 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 lv 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 li n g ,
s y l la b ic a t i o n , p u n c tu a tio n , e t c ., o f t e c h n ic a l o r u n u s u a l w o r d s o r f o r e i g n la n g u a g e m a t e r i a l ;
a n d p la n n in g la y o u t a n d ty p in g o f c o m p lic a t e d s t a t i s t i c a l t a b l e s to m a in t a in u n ifo r m ity an d
b a l a n c e in s p a c in g .
M a y ty p e r o u t in e f o r m l e t t e r s v a r y in g d e t a i l s to s u it c i r c u m s t a n c e s .

C l a s s B . O p e r a t e s m o r e d if f i c u l t ta b u la t in g o r e l e c t r i c a l a c c o u n t in g m a c h in e s su 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 rk i s
p e r f o r m e d u n d e r s p e c i f i c in s t r u c t i o n s a n d m a y in c lu d e th e p e r f o r m a n c e o f s o m e w ir in g f r o m
d i a g r a m s . T h e w o rk t y p ic a ll y in v o l v e s , f o r e x a m p le , ta b u la 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 te b u t s m a l l ta b u la 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 ly o f a r e c u r r i n g n a tu 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 t a b l i s h e d .
M a y a l s o in c lu d e th e tr a i n in g o f new e m p l o y e e s in th e b a s i c
o p e r a t io n o f th e m a c h in e .

P R O F E S S IO N A L

AND

T E C H N IC A L

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 ts a n d c o n v e y n e e d e d in fo r m a t io n . C o n s o lid a t e s d e t a i l s f r o m a n u m b e r o f s o u r c e s
a n d a d ju s t s o r t r a n s p o s e s s c a l e a s r e q u ir e d . S u g g e s t e d m e th o d s o f a p p r o a c h , a p p lic a b le
p r e c e d e n t s , a n d a d v ic e on s o u r c e m a t e r i a l s a r e g iv e n w ith in it i a l a s s i g n m e n t s .
I n s t r u c t io n s
a r e l e s s c o m p le te w h en a s s i g n m e n t s r e c u r .
W ork 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 io 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 ic 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 in 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 , an d m a y r e c o m m e n d m in o r d e s ig n c h a n g e s . A n a l y z e s th e
e f f e c t o f e a c h c h a n g e o n th e d e t a i l s o f f o r m , fu n c tio n , a n d p o s it i o n a l r e l a t io n s h ip 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 te d w o r k i s
r e v ie w e d b y d e s ig n o r ig in a t o r f o r c o n s is 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 ith e r p r e p a r e d r a w in g s , o r d i r e c t t h e ir p r e p a r a t 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 la 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 not in c lu d e t r a c i n g li m it e d to p l a n s p r i m a r i l y
c o n s is t in g o f s t r a i g h t li n e s an d a l a r g e s c a l e not r e q u ir 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 in 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 tio n o f m o s t o f th e s t a n d a r d iz e d d r a w in g te c h n iq u e s r e g u l a r l y u s e d .
D u tie s t y p ic a ll y in ­
v o lv e su c h w o rk 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 , an d p r e c i s e p o s it i o n a l r e l a t io n s h ip s b e tw e e n c o m p o n e n t s; p r e p a r e s a r c h 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 a n d m a n u a l s in m a k in g n e c e s s a r y
c o m p u ta tio n s to d e t e r m in e q u a n titie 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 in it i a l in 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 rk 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 le o r r e p e t it 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,

M A IN T E N A N C E

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 in s , c r i b s , c o u n t e r s , b e n c h e s , p a r t 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 ood in a n e s t a b li s h m e n t . W o rk in v o lv e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g : 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 lu e p r i n t s , d r a w in g s , m o d e l s , o r v e r b a l 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 to o ls , p o r t a b l e p o w e r t o o l s , an d s t a n d a r d m e a s u r in g i n s t r u m e n t s ;




W ork i s c l o s e l y s u p e r v i s e d

IN D U S T R I A L ( R E G I S T E R E D )

A r e g i s t e r e d n u r s e w h o 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 ic a l d ir e c t i o n to il 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 ho 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 li s h m e n t . D u tie s in v o lv e a c o m b in a t io n of 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 ju 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 tio 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 ic a l e x a m in a t io n s an 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 an d c a r r y ­
in g out p r o g r a m s in v o lv in g h e a lth e d u c a tio n , a c c id e n t p r e v e n t io n , e v a lu a tio n o f p la n t e n v ir o n m e n t ,
o r o 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 , an 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 fa c t u r in 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 je c t io n s
(d e p ic t in g th r e e d im e n s io n s in a c c u r a t e s c a 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 itio n in g o f

CARPENTER,

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 ro u g h o r c l e a r d r a f t s ;
r o u tin e ty p in g of f o r m s , in 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 an d s p a c e d p r o p e r l y .

PO W ERPLANT

C A R P E N T E R , M A IN T E N A N C E — C o n tin u ed
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 la t in g to d im e n s io n s o f w o r k ; a n d s e le 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 rk o f th e m a in te 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 ir e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t ic e s h ip o r e q u iv a le n t tr a i n in g an d
e x p e rie n c e .

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

M E C H A N IC , A U T O M O T IV E (M A IN 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 fu n c tio n s su c h a s th e i n s t a l l a t i o n , m a in te 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 il iz 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 li s h m e n t . W o rk in v o lv e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g : 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 tin g u n it 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 lu e p r in t s , d r a w in g s , l a y o u t s , o r o th e r s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ; lo c a t i n g a n d d ia g n o s in g t r o u b le in th e
e l e c t r i c a l s y s t e m o r e q u ip m e n t; w o r k in g s t a n d a r d c o m p u ta tio n s r e la t in g to lo a d r e q u ir e m e n t s o f
w ir in g o r e l e c t r i c a l e q u ip m e n t; 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 in g in s t r u m e n t s . In g e n e r a l , th e w o rk o f th e m a in te n a n c e e l e c t r i c i a n r e q u i r e s ro u n d e d t r a i n ­
in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l ly a c q u ir e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t ic e s h ip o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g an d
e x p e rie n c e .

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

S T 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 li 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 tin g a n d m a in ta in in g e q u ip m e n t
s u c h a s s t e a m e n g in e s , a i r c o m p r e s s o r s , g e n e r a t o r s , m o t o r s , t u r b i n e s , v e n t ila 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 ; an d
k e e p in g a r e c o r d o f o p e r a t io n o f m a c h in e r y , t e m p e r a t u r e , a n d f u e l c o n s u m p tio n . M a y a l s o s u ­
p e r v i s e t h e s e o p e r a t io n s . H e a d o r c h ie f e n g i n e e r s in e s t a b l i s h m e n t s e m p lo y in g m o r e th a n one
e n g in e e r a r e e x c l u d e d .
F I R E M A N , S T A T IO N A R Y B O I L 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 is h th e e s t a b li s h m e n t in w h ic h e m p lo y e d w ith h e a t , p o w e r ,
o r s t e a m . F e e d s f u e l s to f i r e b y h an d o r o p e r a t e s a m e c h a n ic a l s t o k e r , o r g a s o r o i l b u r n e r ;
a n d c h e c k s w a t e r a n d s a f e t y v a l v e s . M a y c l e a n , o i l , o r a s s i s t in r e p a i r i n g b o i l e r r o o m e q u ip m e n t.
H ELPER,

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

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

TO O LR O 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 in 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 lv e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g : P l a n ­
n in g a n d p e r f o r m i n g d if f ic u lt 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 im e n s io n s . M a y b e r e q u ir e d to r e c o g n iz e w h en 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 an 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 st 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 to o l a n d d ie jo b b in g sh o p s
a r e e x c lu d e d f r o m t h is c l a s s i f i c a t i o n .
M A C H IN IS T , M A IN T E N A N C E
P r o d u c e s r e p la c e m e n t p a r t s a n d new p a r t s in m a k in g r e p a i r s o f m e t a l p a r t s o f m e c h a n ­
i c a l e q u ip m e n t o p e r a t e d in a n e s t a b li s h m e n t . W o rk in v o lv e s m o s t o f th e fo llo w in g : I n t e r p r e t i n g
w r it t e n in 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 out 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 up 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 ; sh a p in g o f m e t a l p a r t s to c l o s e t o l e r a n c e s ; m a k in g s t a n d a r d sh o p c o m p u ta tio n s r e la t in g to
d im e n s io n s o f w o r k , to o lin g , f e e d s , a n d s p e e d s o f m a c h in in g ; k n o w le d g e o f th e w o r k in g p r o p e r t i e s
o f th e c o m m o n m e t a l s ; s e l e c t i n g s t a n d a r d m a t e r i a l s , p a r t s , a n d e q u ip m e n t r e q u ir e d f o r h is w o rk ;
a n d fit tin 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 rk
n o r m a l ly r e q u i r e s a r o u n d e d t r a i n in g in m a c h in e - s h o p p r a c t i c e u s u a l l y a c q u ir e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l
a p p r e n t ic e s h ip o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .

M E C H A N IC , M A IN T E N A N C E
R e p a i r s m a c h in e r y o r m e c h a n ic a l e q u ip m e n t o f a n e s t a b li s h m e n t .
W ork in v o lv e s m o s t
o f th e f o llo w in g : E x a m in in g m a c h in e s a n d m e c h a n ic a l e q u ip m e n t to d ia g n o s e s o u r c e o f t r o u b le ;
d is m a n t l in g o r p a r t l y d is m a n t l in g m a c h in e s a n d p e r f o r m i n g r e p a i r s th a t m a in ly in v o lv e th e u s e
o f h a n d 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 la 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 it e m s o b ta in e d
f r o m s t o c k ; o r d e r in g th e p r o d u c tio n of a r e p la c e m e n t p a r t b y a m a c h in e sh o p o r se n d in g o f th e
m a c h in e to a m a c h in e sh o p f o r m a jo 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 fo 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 tio n of 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 ; an d m a k in g
a l l n e c e s s a r y a d ju s t m e n t s f o r o p e r a t io n . In g e n e r a l , th e w o rk o f a m a in te 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 tr 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 ir e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t ic e s h ip o r
e q u iv a le n t tr a 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 up 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 lv e s m o s t o f th e f o l ­
lo w in g : P la n n in g an d la y in g o ut o f th e w o rk ; in t e r p r e t in g b lu e p r in t s o r o th e r s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ; u sin g
a v a r i e t y o f h a n d to o ls a n d r ig g i n g ; m a k in g s t a n d a r d sh o p c o m p u ta tio n s r e la t in g to s t r e s s e s ,
s t r e n g t h o f m a t e r i a l s , a n d c e n t e r s o f g r a v it y ; a lin in g a n d b a la 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 lin g a n d m a in ta in in g in g o o d o r d e r p o w e r
t r a n s m i s s i o n e q u ip m e n t su c h a s d r i v e s a n d s p e e d r e d u c e r s .
In g e n e r a l , th e m i l l w r i g h t 's w o rk
n o r m a l ly r e q u i r e s a ro u n d e d tr 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 ir e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l
a p p r e n t ic e s h ip o r e q u iv a le n t t r a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .
O IL E R
L u b r i c a t e s , w ith o il 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 li s h m e n t .
P A IN T E R ,

th e

m o v in g p a r t s

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

o f m e c h a n ic a l

M A IN T E N A N C E

P a i n t s a n d r e d e c o r a t e s w a l l s , w o o d w o rk , a n d f i x t u r e s o f a n e s t a b li s h m e n t .
W o rk in ­
v o lv e s th e fo 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 ty p e s, o f p a in t r e q u ir e d f o r d iffe r e n t
a p p lic 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 is 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 an 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 le a d , an d o th e r p a in t in g r e d ie n t s to o b ta in p r o p e r c o lo r o r c o n s is t e n c y . In g e n e r a l , th e
w o rk o f th e m a in te n a n c e p a in t e r r e q u i r e s ro u n d e d tr 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 ir e d th ro u g h
a f o r m a l a p p r e n t ic e s h ip o r e q u iv a le n t t r a 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 an
e s t a b li s h m e n t .
W o rk in v o lv e s m o s t o f th e fo llo w in g :
L a y in g o ut o f w o rk a n d m e a s u r i n g to l o ­
c a te 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 te 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 th 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 ty le n e t o r c h o r p ip e - c u t t in g m a c h in e ; 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 ir 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 it t e r r e q u i r e s
ro u n d e d tr a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l ly a c q u ir e d th r o u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t ic e s h ip o r e q u iv a le n t
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 lin 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 .
PLU M 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 an e s t a b li s h m e n t in g o o d o r d e r . W o rk in v o lv 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 in g in s t a l la t io n o f v e n ts a n d t r a p s in p lu m b in g s y s t e m ; in s t a l lin g o r r e ­
p a i r in g p ip 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 rk o f th e m a in te n a n c e p lu m b e r r e q u i r e s ro u n d e d tr a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e u s u a l ly
a c q u ir e d th ro u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t ic e s h ip o r e q u iv a le n t tr a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .

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

S H E E T - M E T A L W O R K E R , M A IN T E N A N C E

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

F a b r i c a t e s , i n s t a l l s , an 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 an 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 fin g ) o f a n e s t a b li s h m e n t .
W o rk in v o lv e s m o s t o f th e fo llo w in g : P la n n in g a n d la y in g
o ut a l l ty p e s o f s h e e t - m e t a l m a in te n a n c e w o rk f r o m b lu e p r in t s , m o d e l s , o r o th e r s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ;
s e t t in g up 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 of




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

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

h a n d to o ls in c u ttin g , b e n d in g , f o r m i n g , s h a p in g , f it t in g , a n d a s s e m b l i n g ; a n d 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 ir e d . In g e n e r a l , th e w o r k o f th e m a in te n a n c e s h e e t - m e t a l w o r k e r r e q u 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 ir e d th ro u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t ic e s h ip o r e q u iv a le n t
tr a i n in g a n d e x p e r i e n c e .

u s in g a v a r i e t y o f to o l a n d d ie m a k e r 's h a n d to o ls a n d p r e c i s i o n m e a s u r in g i n 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 an 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 sh o p c o m p u ta tio n s r e la t in g to d im e n s io n s
o f w o r k , 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 in g o f m e t a l p a r t s d u r in g f a b r ic a t io n
a s w e ll a s o f f in is h e d t o o l s a n d d ie 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 ;
fit tin 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 le c t i n g a p p r o p r ia t e
m a t e r i a l s , t o o l s , a n d p r o c e s s e s . In g e n e r a l , th e to o l an 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
tr 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 ir e d th ro u g h a f o r m a l a p p r e n t ic e s h ip
o r e q u iv a le n t tr a 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 ix 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 lv e s m o s t o f th e f o llo w in g : P la n n in g a n d
la y in g o u t o f w o r k f r o m m o d e l s , b lu e p r i n t s , d r a w in g s , o r o th e r o r a l a n d w r it t e n s p e c i f i c a t i o n s ;

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

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CUSTODIAL A D. M
M ATERIAL M V ENT
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S H IP P IN G A N D R E C E I V IN G C L E R K

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

P r e p a r e s m e r c h a n d is e f o r sh ip m e n t, o r r e c e i v e s a n d i s r e s p o n s i b l e f o r in c o m in g s h i p ­
m e n t s o f m e r c h a n d is e o r o th e r m a t e r i a l s . S h ip p in g w o r k in v o l v e s : A k n o w le d g e o f sh ip p in g
p r o c e d u r e s , p r a c t i c e s , r o u t e s , a v a i l a b l e m e a n s o f t r a n s p o r t a t i o n , an d r a t e ; a n d p r e p a r i n g r e c ­
o r d s o f th e g o o d s sh 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 s h 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 in v o l v e s : V e r if y i n g o r d ir e c t i n g o t h e r s in v e r i f y in g th e c o r r e c t n e s s o f
s h ip m e n t s a g a i n s t b i l l s o f la d in 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 in g
d a m a g e d g o o d s ; r o u t in g m e r c h a n d 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 ; a n 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 ile s .

th e ft,

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

J A N IT O R ,

PO RTER,

OR CLEA N ER

(S w e e p e r ; c h a r w o m a n ; j a n i t r e s s )
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 an 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 ic 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 li s h m e n t . D u tie s in v o lv e
a c o m b in a t io n o f th e 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 lis h in g f l o o r s ; r e m o v in g
c h ip s , t r a s h , a n d o th e r r e f u s e ; d u s tin g e q u ip m e n t , f u r n it u r e , o r f i x t u r e s ; p o lis h in 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 li 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 , sh o w ­
e r s , a n d r e s t r o o m s . W o r k e r s w h o s p e c i a l i z e in w indow w a sh in g a r e e x c l u d e d .
LABORER,

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

( L o a d e r a n d u n lo a d e r ; h a n d le r a n d s t a c k e r ; s h e l v e r ; t r u c k e r ; s t o c k m a n o r s t o c k h e l p e r ; w a r e ­
h o u s e m a n o r w a r e h o u s e h e lp e r )
A w o r k e r e m p lo y e d in a w a r e h o u s e , m a n u f a c t u r in 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 fo llo w in g : L o a d in g an d u n lo a d in g v a r i o u s m a t e r i a l s an d
m e r c h a n d is 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 in 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 la c in g m a t e r i a l s o r m e r c h a n d is 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 is 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 .
O RD ER,

w o r k e r s a r e c l a s s i f i e d a s fo llo w s :

R e c e iv in g c l e r k
S h ip p in g c l e r k
S h ip p in g a n d r e c e iv i n g c l e r k
T R U C K D R IV E R
D r i v e s a t r u c k w ith in a c it y o r in 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 is e ,
e q u ip m e n t , o r m e n b e tw 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 su 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 li s h m e n t s and
c u s t o m e r s * h o u s e s o r p l a c e s o f b u s i n e s s . M a y a l s o 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 i v 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 stu 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 sto 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 is 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 in s t r u c t i o n s . M a y , in a d d itio n
to f il li n g o r d e r s a n d in d ic a tin g it e m s f i l l e d o r o m itte 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 li 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 lV2 to n s)
T r u c k d r i v e r , m e d iu m (lV z to a n d in c lu d in g 4 to n s )
T r u c k d r i v e r , h e a v y ( o v e r 4 t o n s , t r a i l e r ty p e )
T r u c k d r i v e r , h e a v y ( o v e r 4 t o n s , o th e r th a n t r a i l e r ty p e)
TRUCKER,

P A C K E R , S H IP P IN G
P r e p a r e s f in is h e d p r o d u c t s f o r s h ip m e n t o r s t o r a g e b y p l a c in g th e m in sh ip p in g c o n ­
t a i n e r s , th e s p e c i f i c o p e r a t io n s p e r f o r m e d b e in g d e p e n d e n t u p o n th e t y p e , s i z e , a n d n u m b e r o f
u n its to b e p a c k e d , th e ty p e o f c o n ta in e r e m p lo y e d , a n d m e th o d o f sh ip m e n t. W o rk r e q u i r e s th e
p la c in g o f i t e m s in s h ip p in g c o n t a i n e r s an d m a y in v o lv e one o r m o r e of th e fo 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 co 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 in 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 t a on c o n t a i n e r . P a c k e r s ^ w h o a l s o m a k e w o o d en b o x e s o r c r a t e s a r e e x c lu d e d .




POW ER

O p e ra te s a
tr a n s p o r t go o d s an d
e s t a b li s h m e n t .

m a n u a lly c o n t r o lle d g a s o l i n e - o r e l e c t r i c - p o w e r e d t r u c k o r t r a c t o r to
m a t e r i a l s o f a l l k in d s a b o u t a w a r e h o u s e , m a n u fa c t u r in g p la n t, o r o th e r

F o r w a g e stu d y p u r p o s e s , w o r k e r s a r e c l a s s i f i e d b y ty p e o f t r u c k , a s f o llo w s :
T r u c k e r , p o w e r (f o r k lif t)
T r u c k e r , p o w e r ( o th e r th a n f o r k lift )







A v a i l a b l e O n R e q u e s t ----T h e ninth annual r e p o r t on s a l a r i e s f o r a c c o u n t a n t s , a u d i t o r s , a t ­
t o r n e y s , c h e m i s t s , e n g i n e e r s , e n g in e e r in g t e c h n i c i a n s , d r a f t s m e n ,
t r a c e r s , jo b a n a ly s t s , d i r e c t o r s o f p e r s o n n e l , m a n a g e r s o f o f f i c e
s e r v i c e s , b u y e r s , and c l e r i c a l e m p l o y e e s .
O r d e r as B L S B u lle t in 1617, N a tion a l S u r v e y o f P r o f e s s i o n a l , A d ­
m i n i s t r a t i v e , T e c h n i c a l , and C l e r i c a l P a y , June 19 6 8 . S e v e n t y - f i v e
cents a copy.




Area Wage Surveys
A l i s t of the l a t e s t a v a ila b le bulletins i s p re se n te d below. A d ir e c t o r y of a r e a wage stu dies including m o re lim ited stu dies conducted at the
re q u e s t of the Wage and Hour and Public C o n tra c ts D iv isio ns of the Department of L a b o r i s a v a ila b le on re q u e st. Bulletins m a y be p u rc h a se d f ro m
the Superintendent of Documents, U . S . Government Printing Office, Washington, D . C . , 20402, or f ro m any of the B L S regional s a l e s offices shown on
the insid e front c o v e r .
A rea
Akron, Ohio, J u ly 1 9 6 8 -----------------------------------------Albany—
Schenectady—
Troy, N. Y. , M a r . 1969 1----------Albuquerque, N. Mex. , A pr. 1969-------------------------Allentown—
Bethlehem— a s to n , P a . — J . ,
E
N.
June 1 9 6 8 * ___________________________________________
A tlanta, Ga. , May 1968 1---------------------------------------B a l t im o r e , Md. , Sept. 1968 1 ________________________
Beaumont— o rt A rthur— range, T e x . , May 1969 1 ----P
O
Binghamton, N. Y. , J u ly 1968 1------------ ------------------B irm in g h a m , A l a . , A pr. 1969 1------------------------------B o is e City, Idaho, J u ly 1968 1---------------------------------Boston, M a s s . , Sept. 1968 * ----------------------------------Buffalo, N. Y. , Nov. 1968 1____________________________
Burlington, Vt. , M ar. 1969 1----------------------------------Canton, Ohio, M ay 1969—
--------------------------------------C h arlesto n, W. Va. , A pr. 1969----------------------------C harlotte, N. C . , M a r . 1969___________________________
Chattanooga, T e n n .—
Ga. , Sept. 1968 1 ---------------------C hicago, HI. , A p r. 1 9 6 8 ---------------------------------------Cincinnati, Ohio—
Ky. —
Ind. , M ar. 1969 1------------------Clevelan d, Ohio, Sept. 1968 1---------------------------------C olum bus, Ohio, Oct. 1968 1 --------------------------------D a l la s , T e x . , Nov. 1968 1_____________________________
Davenport—
Rock Island—
Moline, Iowa— ,
111.
Oct. 1 9 6 8 ____________________________________________
Dayton, Ohio, Ja n . 1969 1--------------------------------------Denver, C o l o . , Dec. 1 968____________________________
Des Moines, Iowa, M a r . 1969________________________
Detroit, M ich ., Ja n . 1969 1___________________________
F o r t Worth, T e x . , Nov. 1 96 8 1________________________
G reen Bay, Wis. , July 1968 1---------------------------------G reen ville , S . C . , May 1969 1--------------------------------Houston, T e x . , June 1 9 6 8 * ___________________________
Indianapolis, In d., Dec. 1968 1________________________
J a c k s o n , M i s s . , F e b . 1969 1__________________________
J a c k s o n v ille , F l a . , Ja n . 1969 1-------------------------------K a n s a s City, Mo. — ans. , Sept. 1968 1--------------------K
L a w ren ce— averhill, M a s s . — H. ,June 1 9 6 8 * ----------H
N.
Little Rock—
North Little Rock, A r k . , Ju ly 1968 * _____
L o s A n ge les—
Long B e a c h and Anaheim—
Santa A n a G arden Grove, C a l i f . , M ar. 1 96 8___________________
L o u isv ille , Ky. —
Ind. , Nov. 1 9 6 8 ______________________
Lubbock, Tex. , M a r . 1969 ____________________________
M an ch este r, N. H. , Ju ly 1968 1------------------------------M emphis, T e n n .— rk . , Nov. 196 8--------------------------A
M iam i, F l a . , Dec. 1 9 6 8 1--------------------------------------Midland and O d e ssa , T e x . , M a r. 1 96 9--------------------Milwaukee, W is ., A pr. 1969-----------------------------------

Bulletin number
and p ric e
1575-84,
1625-56,
1625-67,

35 cents
3 5 cents
30 cents

1575-86,
1575-71,
1625-8,
1625-75,
1625-3,
1625-65,
1625-6,
1625-15,
1625-35,
1625-54,
1625-73,
1625-71,
1625-61,
1625-14,
1575-81,
1625-63,
1625-19,
1625-24,
1625-28,

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

1625-16,
1625-42,
1625-39,
1625-62,
1625-58,
1625-27,
1625-7,
1625-70,
1575-82,
1625-40,
1625-45,
1625-37,
1625-17,
1575-74,
1625-1 1,

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

1575-64,
1625-33,
1625-53,
1625-4,
1625-30,
1625-29,
1625-49,
1625-66,

30
30
30
35
30
35
25
35

Data on establishment practices and supplementary wage provisions are also presented.




cents
cents
cents
cents
cents
cents
cents
cents

A re a
M in neap olis-St. Paul, M inn., Ja n . 1969______________
Muskegon—
Muskegon Heights, M ich ., May 1968 1------N ew ark and J e r s e y City, N. J . , J a n . 1969_____________
New Haven, C on n ., J a n . 1969 ________________________
New O rle a n s, L a . , F e b . 1969 1________________________
New York, N. Y . , A pr. 1 96 8__________________________
Norfolk— o rtsm o u th and Newport News—
P
Hampton, Va. , June 1 9 6 8 ____________________________
Oklahoma City, Okla. , Ju ly 1 9 68 ---------------------------Omaha, N e b r . —
Iowa, Oct. 1968 1______________________
P a t e r so n —
Clifton— a s s a i c , N. J . , May 1968 1 __________
P
Philadelphia, P a . — . J . , Nov. 1 9 68___________________
N
Phoenix, A r iz . , M ar. 1969___________________________
Pittsbu rgh, P a . , J a n . 1969------------------------------------Portland, Maine, Nov. 1 96 8------------------------------—
—
Portland, O reg. —
Wash. , May 1969-------------------------P rovidence—
Pawtucket—
Warwick, R. I . — a s s . ,
M
May 1969 1__________________________ _________________
Raleigh , N. C. , Aug. 1968 1 _________________________
Richmond, Va. , M a r. 1969____ __________________ ____
R o c h e s t e r , N.Y. (office occupations only), J u ly 1968 l__
Rockford, 111. , May 1969__— ------------------------------St. L o u is , Mo. — , M a r . 1969 1----------------------------111.
S alt Lak e City, Utah, D e c . 1 968 ______________________
San Antonio, Tex. , June 1968_______ _______________ __
San B e rn ard in o — i v e r s i d e —
R
Ontario, C alif. ,
Oct. 1968 1___________________________________________
San Diego, C alif. , Nov. 1968_________________________
San F r a n c i s c o —
Oakland, C a l i f . , Oct. 1968____________
San J o s e , C alif. , Sept. 1 9 6 8 ----------------------------------Savannah, Ga. , May 1969___ ___________ -_____________
Scranton, P a . , Ju ly 1968 1____________________________
Seattle— v e r e t t, Wash. , Nov. 1968 1__________________
E
Sioux F a l l s , S. Dak. , Oct. 1968 1 __________ ,__________
South Bend, Ind. , M ar. 1969__________________________
Spokane, Wash. , June 1 96 8___________________________
S y r a c u s e , N. Y. , Ju ly 1968 1 ----------------------------------T am pa—
St. P e t e r s b u r g , F l a . , Aug. 1 9 6 8 _____________
Toledo, Ohio—
Mich. , F e b . 1969 1 _____________________
Trenton, N. J . , Oct. 1968 1___________________________
Utica— o m e , N. Y. , Ju ly 1968 1 -----------------------------R
Washington, D. C . — d .—
M
Va. , Sept. 1 9 68_____________
Waterbury, Conn. , M a r . 1969 ________________________
Waterloo, Iowa, Nov. 1968 1___________________________
Wichita, K a n s . , D e c . 1 96 8___________________________
W o rc e ste r, M a s s . , June 1968 1 _______________________
York, P a . , F e b . 1969 _________________________________
Youngstown—
Warren, Ohio, Nov. 1968________________

Bulletin number
and pric e
1625-47,
1575-60,
1625-46,
1625-38,
1625-51,
1575-78,

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

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

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

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

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

1625-25,
1625-32,
1625-44,
1625-21,
1625-68,
1625-12,
1625-43,
1625-23,
1625-55,
1575-79,
1625-5,
1625-10,
1625-57,
162 5-18,
1625-1,
1625-22,
1625-50,
1625-31,
1625-41,
1575-76,
1625-52,
1625-34,

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

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