First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers


Supervise and coordinate the activities of production and operating workers, such as inspectors, precision workers, machine setters and operators, assemblers, fabricators, and plant and system operators. Exclude team or work leaders.


Top Industries of Employment

  1. Motor Vehicles And Equipment
  2. Miscellaneous Plastics Products, Nec
  3. Fabricated Structural Metal Products
  4. Aircraft And Parts
  5. Household Furniture

2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Missouri 15,360 20.05 12.22 23.97 41,710 25,410 49,860
Joplin MSA 770 17.96 11.42 21.23 37,360 23,760 44,160
Columbia MSA 240 18.16 12.18 21.15 37,770 25,320 44,000
St Joseph MSA 290 20.44 12.65 24.34 42,520 26,320 50,620
Springfield MSA 870 17.70 11.93 20.59 36,810 24,810 42,820
St Louis MSA 6,610 22.30 13.72 26.59 46,390 28,540 55,320
Kansas City* 2,530 22.22 13.65 26.50 46,213 28,398 55,120
Central Region* 1,540 18.93 11.82 22.49 39,382 24,584 46,782
Northeast Region* 660 19.55 12.82 22.92 40,670 26,668 47,671
Northwest Region* 620 19.01 11.58 22.72 39,537 24,079 47,266
Ozark Region* 960 17.37 11.62 20.24 36,120 24,173 42,093
South Central Region* 480 14.79 10.24 17.07 30,766 21,304 35,497
Southeast Region* 1,050 16.91 9.86 20.43 35,168 20,509 42,497
Southwest Region* 1,300 16.93 11.01 19.89 35,214 22,898 41,372
St. Charles* 560 22.52 14.55 26.51 46,843 30,266 55,132
St. Louis City* 1,370 22.01 13.75 26.14 45,783 28,606 54,372
St. Louis County* 2,980 22.60 13.73 27.04 47,012 28,567 56,235
West Central Region* 650 17.50 10.55 20.98 36,406 21,952 43,633
Jefferson/Franklin Consortium* 540 20.66 13.16 24.42 42,979 27,363 50,787

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 17,800 17,840 40 .22 472 Outstanding
Kansas City MSA 5,210 5,110 -100 -1.92 137 Fair
St Louis MSA 7,810 7,420 -390 -4.99 205 Fair
Central Region* 1,720 1,550 -170 -9.88 45 Fair
Northeast Region* 780 740 -40 -5.13 20 Fair
Northwest Region* 730 690 -40 -5.48 19 Fair
Ozark Region* 1,180 1,150 -30 -2.54 31 Fair
South Central Region* 620 580 -40 -6.45 16 Fair
Southeast Region* 1,150 1,040 -110 -9.57 30 Fair
Southwest Region* 1,510 1,450 -60 -3.97 39 Fair
West Central Region* 770 730 -40 -5.19 20 Fair

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



This profession generally requires Work experience (in related occupation)