Computer and Mathematical Occupations



2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Kansas City* 13,030 27.09 17.12 32.07 56,344 35,604 66,713
Central Region* 2,100 21.95 12.77 26.54 45,661 26,556 55,214
Northeast Region* 230 20.02 12.87 23.59 41,641 26,778 49,072
Northwest Region* 510 21.69 12.37 26.35 45,113 25,735 54,802
Ozark Region* 2,010 21.14 12.56 25.43 43,962 26,119 52,884
South Central Region* 340 17.21 9.35 21.14 35,798 19,453 43,971
Southeast Region* 390 19.67 11.81 23.61 40,923 24,561 49,104
Southwest Region* 580 20.67 11.85 25.07 42,983 24,656 52,147
St. Charles* 590 26.65 17.50 31.23 55,441 36,396 64,964
St. Louis City* 8,290 28.34 19.39 32.81 58,944 40,336 68,248
St. Louis County* 22,130 28.53 17.38 34.10 59,339 36,158 70,929
West Central Region* 370 20.93 12.03 25.37 43,527 25,029 52,776
Jefferson/Franklin Consortium* 280 20.82 12.95 24.75 43,302 26,941 51,482

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 55,140 76,870 21,730 39.41 2,719 NA
Kansas City MSA 31,060 43,550 12,490 40.21 1,552 NA
St Louis MSA 32,640 42,780 10,140 31.07 1,326 NA
Central Region* 2,450 3,520 1,070 43.67 129 NA
Northeast Region* 430 570 140 32.56 17 NA
Northwest Region* 730 980 250 34.25 6 NA
Ozark Region* 1,560 2,270 710 45.51 85 NA
South Central Region* 340 480 140 41.18 17 NA
Southeast Region* 610 920 310 50.82 36 NA
Southwest Region* 790 1,220 430 54.43 52 NA
West Central Region* 430 630 200 46.51 23 NA

* - Workforce Investment Areas
** - Why are the employment levels different for the same occupation?