Table 3-7
Average annual salaries of workers, by industries' proportion of employment in S&E occupations: May 2010
 
          Average annual salary ($)
Workers in S&E occupations (%) All occupations S&E occupations Non-S&E occupations   All occupations S&E occupations Non-S&E occupations
 
All industries 127,097,160 5,549,980 121,547,180   44,410 80,170 42,770
>40.0 2,464,060 1,183,480 1,280,580   82,770 86,250 79,540
20.1–40.0 3,459,430 2,492,720 966,710   67,570 87,720 57,810
10.1–20.0 11,084,360 1,585,440 9,498,920   64,680 80,590 47,750
4.4–10.0 9,533,170 8,861,610 671,560   53,680 74,290 35,490
<4.4 (below national average) 95,119,520 1,139,620 93,979,900   40,480 70,320 29,970
 

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Survey (May 2010).

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