Wages and Employment

Wages and Employment by Industry

Chatham County


Industry
Average Establishments
Average Employment
Average Weekly Wage
Total, All Industries
8,540
145,436
$854
Accommodation and Food Services
954 20,978
$345
Administrative, Support, Waste Management and Remediation 514
10,213
$592
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 16 130
$873
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 130 2,085
$493
Construction 589
5,116
$921
Educational Services
74 10,440
$876
Finance and Insurance
596 3,390
$1,226
Health Care and Social Assistance 779 20,429
$966
Information 97 2,029
$712
Management of Companies and Enterprise 63 1,042
$1,314
Manufacturing 227 15,456
$1,648
Other Services (except public administration)
636 4,230
$608
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 878 5,183
$1,112
Public Administration
78 8,112
$1,034
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 394 2,003
$702
Retail Trade 1,283
18,143
$530
Transportation and Warehousing 429
10,674
$844
Utilities 13 330
$1,614
Wholesale Trade
411 5,080
$1,195
Georgia Department of Labor, 2015 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages


Wages and Employment by Occupation

Savannah MSA


Select Occupations
Employment
25th Percentile Annual Wage
Average Annual Wage
75th Percentile Annual Wage
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
1,010
$51,878
$56,515
$64,076
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders
190
$36,691
$53,595
$68,298
Coating, Painting and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders 30 $23,514 $32,344 $37,727
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 50 $40,675 $46,421 $53,873
Customer Service Representatives
2,360
$21,611
$31,150
$36,932
Cutting, Punching and Press Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
30
$33,580
$39,883
$46,683
Data Entry Keyers
70
$28,142
$31,919
$37,033
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians
70
$41,272
$57,257
$73,585
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
30
$34,502
$39,365
$46,271
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
600
$37,311
$48,971
$58,176
File Clerks
130
$20,627
$27,655
$30,598
First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers and Material Movers, Hand
320
$40,600
$50,511
$61,227
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers and Repairers
810
$42,247
$60,478
$76,346
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 1,380 $32,064 $49,347 $62,347
First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators
300
$42,431
$61,274
$73,559
General and Operations Managers
3,430
$52,035
$94,818
$117,359
Helpers - Electricians
290
$26,196
$36,662
$40,277
Helpers - Installation, Maintenance and Repair Workers
150
$19,070
$24,130
$28,790
Helpers - Production Workers
310
$25,742
$39,293
$53,460
Industrial Engineering Technicians 60 $80,963 $90,241 $108,628
Industrial Engineers
350
$66,687
$88,158
$98,799
Industrial Machinery Mechanics
670
$54,745
$61,246
$71,304
Industrial Production Managers
340
$83,528 $114,084
$127,231
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
1,160
$26,459
$36,761
$40,355
Information and Record Clerks, All Other
370
$28,671
$37,622
$45,776
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers and Weighers
490
$40,162
$56,469
$72,212
Laborers and Freight, Stock and Material Movers, Hand
6,700
$22,992
$41,493
$60,506
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 1,320 $19,827 $31,761 $37,221
Logisticians 110 $55,930 $71,722 $90,981
Machinists
330
$39,154
$49,121
$58,944
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
2,450
$24,726
$36,550
$43,304
Maintenance Workers, Machinery
150
$33,422
$42,795
$49,840
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
180
$39,140
$50,727
$62,686
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
420
$21,031
$34,255
$44,149
Packers and Packagers, Hand
350
$17,410
$20,354
$20,777
Receptionist and Information Clerks
1,170
$23,265
$29,540
$34,315
Shipping, Receiving and Traffic Clerks
930
$25,771
$40,211
$50,320
Team Assemblers
770
$23,485
$32,199
$39,911
Transportation, Storage and Distribution Managers
160
$58,499
$78,212
$94,919
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers and Samplers, Recordkeeping
20
$27,477
$32,574
$37,871
Welders, Cutters, Solderers and Brazers
450
$40,243
$49,559
$59,475
Georgia Department of Labor, 2015 Occupational Employment and Wage Rates (OES)