Education, Training, and Library Occupations



2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Kansas City* 26,330 17.11 9.86 20.74 35,592 20,501 43,137
Central Region* 17,590 17.47 9.16 21.63 36,342 19,050 44,988
Northeast Region* 6,860 14.76 8.21 18.03 30,692 17,067 37,505
Northwest Region* 6,570 15.08 9.28 17.97 31,356 19,311 37,379
Ozark Region* 10,070 16.99 9.26 20.86 35,348 19,262 43,390
South Central Region* 3,860 13.12 7.86 15.75 27,285 16,353 32,752
Southeast Region* 8,770 14.14 8.31 17.06 29,413 17,290 35,474
Southwest Region* 8,260 12.42 8.06 14.60 25,835 16,757 30,374
St. Charles* 5,950 15.63 8.45 19.22 32,516 17,586 39,981
St. Louis City* 9,210 18.65 10.11 22.91 38,784 21,037 47,657
St. Louis County* 32,880 18.74 9.62 23.30 38,981 20,003 48,470
West Central Region* 7,530 14.63 8.78 17.56 30,432 18,263 36,517
Jefferson/Franklin Consortium* 5,590 15.03 9.63 17.73 31,265 20,026 36,885

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 156,550 183,880 27,330 17.46 6,203 NA
Kansas City MSA 45,640 54,590 8,950 19.61 1,897 NA
St Louis MSA 77,940 90,920 12,980 16.65 2,993 NA
Central Region* 18,430 21,820 3,390 18.39 763 NA
Northeast Region* 5,740 6,640 900 15.68 218 NA
Northwest Region* 6,270 7,210 940 14.99 141 NA
Ozark Region* 9,930 12,520 2,590 26.08 477 NA
South Central Region* 4,420 5,290 870 19.68 184 NA
Southeast Region* 7,950 9,290 1,340 16.86 301 NA
Southwest Region* 5,790 6,710 920 15.89 217 NA
West Central Region* 6,470 7,560 1,090 16.85 259 NA

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