Transportation and Material Moving Occupations



2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Kansas City* 32,230 12.65 7.64 15.16 26,315 15,893 31,526
Central Region* 17,380 11.60 7.15 13.83 24,134 14,866 28,768
Northeast Region* 5,700 11.57 6.89 13.90 24,058 14,334 28,921
Northwest Region* 6,360 12.31 7.46 14.73 25,599 15,514 30,641
Ozark Region* 16,210 12.60 7.62 15.10 26,217 15,847 31,403
South Central Region* 4,940 9.91 6.43 11.65 20,615 13,365 24,240
Southeast Region* 13,080 12.31 6.86 15.03 25,596 14,272 31,258
Southwest Region* 13,820 13.21 7.85 15.89 27,480 16,322 33,059
St. Charles* 6,020 12.54 6.90 15.36 26,092 14,362 31,957
St. Louis City* 16,970 13.48 7.51 16.47 28,042 15,617 34,255
St. Louis County* 44,320 13.87 7.58 17.01 28,849 15,768 35,390
West Central Region* 7,040 11.10 6.91 13.19 23,081 14,373 27,436
Jefferson/Franklin Consortium* 5,050 12.38 7.36 14.88 25,745 15,318 30,959

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 211,550 230,390 18,840 8.91 6,713 NA
Kansas City MSA 80,080 87,820 7,740 9.67 2,645 NA
St Louis MSA 96,730 101,850 5,120 5.29 2,778 NA
Central Region* 17,060 18,920 1,860 10.90 568 NA
Northeast Region* 6,790 7,080 290 4.27 182 NA
Northwest Region* 7,760 7,940 180 2.32 178 NA
Ozark Region* 18,240 20,390 2,150 11.79 612 NA
South Central Region* 5,990 6,460 470 7.85 177 NA
Southeast Region* 12,480 13,050 570 4.57 333 NA
Southwest Region* 14,200 14,610 410 2.89 330 NA
West Central Region* 7,360 7,450 90 1.22 170 NA

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