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Production Salaries and Wage Rates

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Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other
Bakers
Bindery Workers
Bookbinders
Butchers and Meat Cutters
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders
Chemical Plant and System Operators
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders
Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders
Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
Cutters and Trimmers, Hand
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Dental Laboratory Technicians
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers
Engine and Other Machine Assemblers
Etchers and Engravers
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers
Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
Food Batchmakers
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Foundry Mold and Coremakers
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders
Furniture Finishers
Gas Plant Operators
Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Helpers–Production Workers
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers
Job Printers
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic
Machinists
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers
Medical Appliance Technicians
Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
Model Makers, Metal and Plastic
Model Makers, Wood
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Nuclear Power Reactor Operators
Numerical Tool and Process Control Programmers
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
Painters, Transportation Equipment
Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers
Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic
Patternmakers, Wood
Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers
Photographic Process Workers
Photographic Processing Machine Operators
Plant and System Operators, All Other
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Pourers and Casters, Metal
Power Distributors and Dispatchers
Power Plant Operators
Prepress Technicians and Workers
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials
Printing Machine Operators
Production Workers, All Other
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood
Semiconductor Processors
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
Sewers, Hand
Sewing Machine Operators
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers
Slaughterers and Meat Packers
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers
Team Assemblers
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other
Timing Device Assemblers, Adjusters, and Calibrators
Tire Builders
Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners
Tool and Die Makers
Upholsterers
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System Operators
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
Woodworkers, All Other
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing