Production - GPS Your Career


GPS Your Career: According to the BLS, the States with the highest employment level in the Production occupational group are:

California (871,160 workers)
Texas (673,270)
Ohio (494,570)
Michigan (445,320)
Illinois (434,220)

States with the highest concentration of jobs are:

Indiana (126.83 per 1,000 jobs)
Wisconsin (114.84)
Alabama (111.63)
Kentucky (109.26)
Michigan (105.73)

The top paying States for this occupation are below.  In this instance, the leaders are all over the map.

District of Columbia ($56,640 annual mean wage)
Wyoming ($52,430)
Alaska ($46,170)
Washington ($44,580)
Louisiana ($44,360)