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Top Industries of Employment

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  2. Automotive Services, Except Repair

2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Missouri 960 10.36 7.33 11.87 21,550 15,240 24,700
Columbia MSA 50 10.78 7.63 12.36 22,430 15,880 25,710
St Joseph MSA 20 9.02 7.83 9.61 18,760 16,280 20,000
St Louis MSA 510 11.54 7.26 13.69 24,010 15,100 28,470
Central Region* 120 10.82 7.29 12.58 22,498 15,172 26,162
Northwest Region* 30 8.92 6.55 10.11 18,555 13,620 21,023
Ozark Region* 70 10.55 7.87 11.90 21,953 16,368 24,746
South Central Region* 10 10.72 8.32 11.92 22,297 17,304 24,794
Southeast Region* 40 10.23 6.95 11.86 21,268 14,449 24,678
St. Charles* 20 13.09 10.79 14.24 27,228 22,450 29,617
St. Louis City* 70 12.01 6.23 14.90 24,984 12,963 30,994
St. Louis County* 200 10.94 8.20 12.31 22,757 17,063 25,605
West Central Region* 30 10.71 7.56 12.28 22,267 15,722 25,539

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 1,400 1,620 220 15.71 50 Great
Kansas City MSA 490 580 90 18.37 19 Good
St Louis MSA 750 870 120 16.00 27 Good
Central Region* 100 110 10 10.00 3 Good
Northwest Region* 20 30 10 50.00 1 Caution
Ozark Region* 90 110 20 22.22 4 Good
South Central Region* 30 30 .00 1 Caution
Southeast Region* 50 60 10 20.00 2 Caution
Southwest Region* 70 80 10 14.29 2 Good
West Central Region* 60 60 .00 2 Caution

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



This Occupation generally requires short-term on-the-job training