Grant County Salary & Payroll

Updated March 2010

Payroll Costs by Industry-2009
Major Industry 2008 Establishments 2009 Employees Earnings/Workers* Totals*
Agriculture, Forest, Fishing, and Hunting 617 9,596 $29,275 $280,922,900
Mining 3 153 $55,495  $8,490,735
Utilities 5 23 $8,253 $189,819
Construction 262 2,116 $51,794 $109,596,104
Manufacturing 78 4,616 $58,644 $270,700,704
Wholesale Trade 104 1,233 $47,132 $58,113,756
Retail Trade 264 3,921 $27,977 $109,697,817
Transportation and Warehousing 156 1,565 $49,051 $76,764,815
Information 19 244 $29,339 $7,158,716
Finance and Insurance 78 809 $43,542 $35,225,478
Real Estate and Rental Leasing 92 1,657 $12,138 $20,112,666
Professional and Technical Services 93 970 $32,403 $31,430,910
Management of Companies and Enterprises 4 25 $109,955 $2,748,875
Administrative and Waste Services 73 1,251 $17,470 $21,854,970
Educational Services 6 165 $8,923 $1,472,295
Health Care and Social Assistance 126 2,729 $37,010 $100,963,280
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 24 495
$13,718 $6,790,410
Accommodation and Food Services 179 2,558 $15,357 $39,283,206
Other Services Except Public Administration 925 1970 $19,641 $38,692,770
Government 552 7,940 $55,606 $441,511,640
Totals 3,660 44,035 $36,136 $1,661,721,866
Source:Economic Modeling Specialists, Inc. - *Earnings Include Benefits

Professional
  Employees Median EPW* Average EPW* 10% EPW* 25% EPW* 75% EPW* 90% EPW*
Management Analysts  82 $14.60 $18.05 $10.18 $11.10 $21.80  $34.39
Accountants and Auditors 218 $19.21 $20.40 $15.04 $16.93 $22.86 $30.38
Civil Engineers 38 $28.09 $29.48 $18.05 $20.86 $37.10 $45.52
First Line Supervisor/Manager of Office 97 $13.77 $13.77 $9.22 $10.94 $16.36 $19.02

Retail
  Employees Median EPW* Average EPW* 10% EPW* 25% EPW* 75% EPW* 90% EPW*
Cashiers, Except Gaming 956 $9.70 $10.52 $8.63 $9.03 $10.71 $12.77
Retail Salespersons 837 $11.16 $12.15 $9.07 $9.86 $13.10 $17.24
Hotel, Motel and Resort Desk Clerks 34  $8.58 $8.77 $8.55 $8.55 $8.71 $45.52
               

Clerical
  Employees Median EPW* Average EPW* 10% EPW* 25% EPW* 75% EPW* 90% EPW*
Telemarketers  20 $10.82 $10.56 $8.68 $10.15 $11.50 $11.99
Billing & Posting Clerks/ Machine Operators 94 $15.15 $15.56 $11.99 $13.41 $17.63 $19.88
Bookkeeping, Accounting, Auditing Clerks 747 $14.87 $15.73 $9.95 $11.92 $18.96 $23.37
Tellers 91 $11.85 $12.26 $9.42 $10.33 $13.33 $16.10
Customer Service Representatives 54 $14.01 $15.16 $10.22 $11.29 $18.15 $22.07

Unskilled
  Employees Median EPW* Average EPW* 10% EPW* 25% EPW* 75% EPW* 90% EPW*
Graders and Sorters, Ag Products  421 $10.65 $10.83 $8.82 $9.63 $12.00 $12.75
Team Assemblers 78 $15.28 $15.76 $10.58 $12.01 $18.67 $21.89
Laborers/Freight,Stock,Material Movers 852 $10.64 $11.17 $8.65 $9.38 $12.25 $14.52

semi-skilled
  Employees Median EPW* Average EPW* 10% EPW* 25% EPW* 75% EPW* 90% EPW*
Conveyor Operators and Tenders
<10 -- -- -- -- -- --
Machine Feeders and Offbearers 195 $10.62 $11.21 $9.23 $9.77 $12.19 $13.97

Skilled
  Employees Median EPW* Average EPW* 10% EPW* 25% EPW* 75% EPW* 90% EPW*
Mobile Heavy Equip. Mech., Except Engines 50 $19.83 $21.43 $15.87 $17.40 $24.36 $30.73
Machinists 43 $19.31 $19.72 $10.13 $15.70 $24.00 $29.07
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 143 $19.60 $20.19 $16.51 $17.67 $22.53 $25.72

Technical
  Employees Median EPW* Average EPW* 10% EPW* 25% EPW* 75% EPW* 90% EPW*
Medical Assistants 43 $15.10  $15.16 $11.47 $13.04 $17.53 $19.13
Electrical and Electronic Repairers <10 -- -- --  -- -- --
Comp-Controlled Machine Tool Operators 20 $18.34 $20.00 $12.44 $14.54 $20.22 $45.52
Source:Economic Modeling Specialists, Inc. - *Earnings Include Benefits