Occupation & Wage

Workers in the McAlester Local Labor Market are wage-competitive and represent a broad range of occupational experience and expertise, ensuring that regional businesses have access to a qualified, cost-effective workforce.

Occupation & Wages within McAlester Local Labor Market
Occupation Employment Percentage Median Wage
Total All Occupations 43,247 100% $27,777
  Education, Social, and Health 10,417 24.1% $25,854
  Retail Trade 4,954 11.5% $20,389
  Public Administration 4,066 9.4% $37,902
  Agriculture and Mining 3,816 8.8% $42,424
  Manufacturing 3,815 8.8% $37,254
  Construction 3,512 8.1% $29,322
  Arts and Entertainment 3,014 7.0% $12,878
  Logistics and Infrastructure 2,422 5.6% $40,106
  Professional, Management, and Admin 2,204 5.1% $26,343
  Other Services 1,836 4.2% $19,209
  Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate 1,713 4.0% $33,779
  Wholesale Trade 923 2.1% $28,930
  Information 555 1.3% $35,113

 


Sources

U.S. Census Bureau. American Community Survey 2009-2013. Date Accessed: February, 2015. (http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/searchresults.xhtml?refresh=t#none).