Wages and Employment

Wages and Employment by Industry

Chatham County


Industry
Average Establishments
Average Employment
Average Weekly Wage
Total, All Industries
7,991
151,700
$879
Accommodation and Food Services
971 21,782
$364
Administrative, Support, Waste Management and Remediation 498
11,891
$594
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 13 60
$569
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 140 2,068
$500
Construction 555
5,867
$1,008
Educational Services
80 11,201
$925
Finance and Insurance
405 3,029
$1,422
Health Care and Social Assistance 805 20,817
$959
Information 96 2,029
$805
Management of Companies and Enterprise 62 839
$1,350
Manufacturing 227 14,961
$1,704
Other Services (except public administration)
566 4,418
$641
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 805 5,171
$1,207
Public Administration
66 8,632
$1,088
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 393 2,171
$796
Retail Trade 1,234
19,027
$545
Transportation and Warehousing 426
11,180
$870
Utilities 12 371
$2,147
Wholesale Trade
373 5,943
$1,216
Georgia Department of Labor, 2017 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
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other
180
$20,602
$24,239
$25,708
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders
120
$40,490
$56,236
$68,744
Coating, Painting and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders 30 $30,254 $35,631 $38,816
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 10 $30,659 $37,006 $45,954
Customer Service Representatives
2,600
$23,818
$34,042
$39,458
Cutting, Punching and Press Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
20
$31,676
$36,931
$44,362
Data Entry Keyers
100
$24,183
$30,353
$36,604
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians
50
$40,443
$54,941
$67,029
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
10
$30,759
$36,722
$41,082
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
590
$36,776
$49,591
$62,464
File Clerks
150
$22,650
$28,640
$31,292
First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers and Material Movers, Hand
450
$43,516
$54,276
$65,349
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers and Repairers
770
$44,089
$62,675
$78,824
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 1,400 $34,020 $51,584 $62,986
First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators
340
$46,355
$61,252
$70,468
General and Operations Managers
3,530
$51,587
$100,072
$128,813
Helpers - Electricians
230
$26,764
$37,369
$48,989
Helpers - Installation, Maintenance and Repair Workers
110
$19,076
$23,558
$28,220
Helpers - Production Workers
370
$17,470
$21,362
$24,261
Industrial Engineering Technicians 20 $56,505 $74,672 $93,755
Industrial Engineers
610
$71,006
$90,691
$100,350
Industrial Machinery Mechanics
520
$49,150
$58,393
$70,359
Industrial Production Managers
360
$85,028 $107,952
$126,654
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
1,620
$27,547
$36,745
$40,708
Information and Record Clerks, All Other
180
$31,862
$40,388
$47,823
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers and Weighers
670
$45,287
$62,307
$77,117
Laborers and Freight, Stock and Material Movers, Hand
6,540
$19,210
$31,524
$37,820
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 1,310 $20,176 $33,338 $39,074
Logisticians 340 $61,718 $77,236 $91,923
Machinists
330
$38,879
$48,799
$59,827
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
2,310
$26,075
$38,180
$45,597
Maintenance Workers, Machinery
150
$36,360
$44,777
$51,586
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
220
$37,077
$48,073
$58,082
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
320
$35,506
$41,455
$48,315
Packers and Packagers, Hand
400
$17,572
$19,978
$21,110
Receptionist and Information Clerks
1,120
$22,729
$28,212
$32,373
Shipping, Receiving and Traffic Clerks
1,130
$26,307
$41,156
$49,804
Team Assemblers
760
$23,374
$32,535
$41,364
Transportation, Storage and Distribution Managers
190
$69,451
$97,028
$113,588
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers and Samplers, Recordkeeping
30
$24,189
$34,272
$42,872
Welders, Cutters, Solderers and Brazers
390
$37,554
$48,820
$60,221
Georgia Department of Labor, 2016 Occupational Employment and Wage Rates (OES)