Wage Rates for Manufacturing Occupations

Occupation / Job Title Mean
Production Assembler $11.26
Tool & Die Maker $24.32
Machine Operator $11.26
Maintenance Mechanic $15.85
Secretary $14.38
Shipping Clerk $15.32
Welder $16.95
Source: www.texaswages.com
City County
Labor Force 10,744 22188
Unemployment 514 1,032
% Unemployment 4.8 4.7
Total Employment 10,230 21,156
Source: www.tracer2.com