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
700
$22,681
$29,793
$37,134
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders
120
$41,644
$54,796
$64,852
Coating, Painting and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders Confidential $33,840 $35,272 $39,507
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 30 $39,258 $47,734 $57,605
Customer Service Representatives
2,500
$25,524
$36,018
$42,095
Cutting, Punching and Press Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
20
$30,595
$37,268
$44,796
Data Entry Keyers
170
$26,416
$30,825
$35,962
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians
50
$40,710
$56,371
$67,270
Electrical and Electronic Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment
190
$57,093
$65,485
$73,987
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
540
$38,874
$52,596
$67,542
File Clerks
120
$22,970
$28,213
$31,802
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
740
$45,362
$63,047
$78,400
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
1,430
$38,049
$56,105
$66,142
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 610 $46,342 $65,913 $83,616
First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators
850
$42,897
$58,130
$70,035
General and Operations Managers
3,380
$54,864
$100,747
$125,695
Helpers - Electricians
200
$25,191
$30,623
$33,934
Helpers - Installation, Maintenance and Repair Workers
110
$20,809
$25,118
$29,428
Helpers - Production Workers
470
$17,811
$22,038
$24,382
Industrial Engineers 560 $71,632 $91,529 $102,556
Industrial Machinery Mechanics
500
$45,520
$57,216
$70,355
Industrial Production Managers
330
$86,999
$109,572
$132,282
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
2,100
$29,478 $42,063
$52,378
Information and Record Clerks, All Other
120
$32,460
$41,401
$48,719
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers and Weighers
880
$40,261
$61,358
$77,242
Laborers and Freight, Stock and Material Movers, Hand
7,270
$20,616
$32,588
$39,435
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers
970
$27,928
$37,966
$45,450
Logisticians  440 $60,667 $78,151 $95,750
Machinists 290 $39,307 $48,824 $60,010
Maintenence and Repair Workers, General
2,190
$27,176
$37,351
$45,385
Maintenance Workers, Machinery
150
$40,209
$45,622
$52,345
Mechanical Drafters
50
$53,727
$65,631
$78,776
Mechanical Engineers
220
$70,608
$87,606
$99,926
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
230
$38,902
$47,671
$55,708
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
420
$34,916
$40,573
$48,593
Packers and Packagers, Hand
510
$17,858
$20,806
$22,627
Receptionist and Information Clerks
1,010
$22,552
$27,976
$31,747
Shipping, Receiving and Traffic Clerks
1,140
$26,746
$41,037
$49,822
Transportation, Storage and Distribution Managers
190
$71,495
$100,309
$117,813
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers and Samplers, Recordkeeping
30
$27,697
$35,711
$44,148
Welders, Cutters, Solderers and Brazers
300
$37,326
$47,935
$58,391
Georgia Department of Labor, 2017 Occupational Employment and Wage Rates (OES)