Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors


Direct ground crew in the loading, unloading, securing, and staging of aircraft cargo or baggage. Determine the quantity and orientation of cargo and compute aircraft center of gravity. May accompany aircraft as member of flight crew and monitor and handle cargo in flight, and assist and brief passengers on safety and emergency procedures. Include loadmasters.


2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Missouri 230 16.12 11.30 18.52 33,520 23,500 38,530
Springfield MSA 60 13.43 9.67 15.31 27,930 20,120 31,840
St Louis MSA 90 18.12 12.75 20.81 37,690 26,510 43,280
Kansas City* 40 17.63 13.37 19.76 36,666 27,809 41,094
Ozark Region* 60 13.43 9.67 15.31 27,932 20,122 31,837

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 230 280 50 21.74 10 Caution
Kansas City MSA 70 80 10 14.29 3 Caution
St Louis MSA 70 80 10 14.29 4 Caution
Ozark Region* 70 80 10 14.29 3 Caution

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



This profession generally requires Work experience (in related occupation)