Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations



2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Kansas City* 8,820 21.06 9.75 26.71 43,803 20,281 55,563
Central Region* 2,360 13.57 7.17 16.77 28,234 14,924 34,889
Northeast Region* 810 12.36 6.68 15.20 25,703 13,885 31,612
Northwest Region* 910 12.22 7.31 14.68 25,425 15,213 30,531
Ozark Region* 2,940 14.46 7.82 17.79 30,087 16,271 36,995
South Central Region* 380 14.54 8.48 17.57 30,245 17,645 36,545
Southeast Region* 810 12.42 7.04 15.12 25,843 14,639 31,445
Southwest Region* 960 12.43 6.79 15.25 25,856 14,130 31,719
St. Charles* 370 16.41 8.29 20.47 34,137 17,248 42,582
St. Louis City* 4,500 20.42 9.66 25.81 42,484 20,102 53,675
St. Louis County* 8,600 19.72 9.62 24.77 41,025 20,015 51,529
West Central Region* 910 14.22 7.46 17.60 29,572 15,510 36,603
Jefferson/Franklin Consortium* 930 12.39 8.34 14.41 25,771 17,350 29,981

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 44,390 49,140 4,750 10.70 1,319 NA
Kansas City MSA 17,250 19,450 2,200 12.75 543 NA
St Louis MSA 19,820 21,920 2,100 10.60 587 NA
Central Region* 3,770 4,110 340 9.02 106 NA
Northeast Region* 1,130 1,180 50 4.42 26 NA
Northwest Region* 1,650 1,740 90 5.45 34 NA
Ozark Region* 3,920 4,380 460 11.73 120 NA
South Central Region* 900 940 40 4.44 21 NA
Southeast Region* 1,600 1,700 100 6.25 40 NA
Southwest Region* 1,400 1,500 100 7.14 36 NA
West Central Region* 1,300 1,350 50 3.85 29 NA

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