Emmet, Nebraska

Labor

 Nebraska
State
(2011)
 Holt
County
(2012)
 Area
Labor Force
(2012)1
Labor Force..... 1,020,913   6,560   20,155    
Total Employment..... 980,668   6,372   19,628    
Unemployment..... 40,248   188   613    
Unemployment as % of Labor Force..... 4.4%   2.9%   3.0%    

1) Area labor force and employment data are for the county plus the contiguous counties.
For further information regarding underemployment in the area, please contact NPPD at (800) 282-6773.
Source: Year end 2012, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Online Data, Released 6/28/2013.

Wages:Sample of hourly wage rates in manufacturing occupations (production and/or clerical).
Job Title 10th
Percentile
 Median 90th
Percentile
Accountants and Auditors   $18.25   $27.77   $45.86
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other   $8.42   $12.87   $17.02
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics   $9.86   $16.78   $25.25
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks   $8.94   $13.71   $19.88
Civil Engineers   $20.46   $38.06   $54.54
Computer Operators   $8.93   $14.56   $23.15
Computer Programmers   $16.88   $30.37   $92.53
Computer Systems Analysts   $24.54   $39.72   $92.53
Customer Service Representatives   $9.13   $13.18   $19.16
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders   $13.12   $17.83   $22.84
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic   $11.20   $14.78   $24.64
Data Entry Keyers   $11.33   $16.76   $22.56
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic   $10.12   $11.45   $14.30
Driver/Sales Workers   $8.26   $11.35   $25.34
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians   $18.50   $29.49   $38.13
Electrical Engineers   $27.04   $36.49   $48.23
Electricians   $12.74   $17.19   $31.58
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic   $11.01   $16.41   $19.10
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks   $7.90   $9.35   $11.72
Industrial Engineers   $25.12   $34.53   $46.36
Industrial Machinery Mechanics   $13.30   $17.73   $23.12
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators   $11.19   $13.92   $18.71
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand   $8.63   $12.46   $17.88
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic   $13.54   $17.00   $19.28
Machinists   $11.89   $17.19   $26.03
Maintenance Workers, Machinery   $15.90   $19.88   $24.65
Mechanical Engineers   $20.24   $30.01   $43.16
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists   $20.22   $28.19   $35.72
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic   $13.27   $20.80   $23.61
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic   $12.05   $15.54   $18.48
Nursing Assistants   $9.63   $11.09   $14.13
Office Clerks, General   $8.29   $11.38   $16.63
Orderlies   $9.75   $10.97   $14.14
Packers and Packagers, Hand   $8.23   $13.07   $16.91
Receptionists and Information Clerks   $8.47   $11.73   $15.65
Registered Nurses   $19.63   $25.00   $34.12
Retail Salespersons   $8.13   $9.68   $17.66
Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive   $9.35   $12.54   $18.13
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks   $9.76   $14.37   $19.07
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers   $8.06   $9.74   $15.09
Telemarketers   $8.02   $9.35   $14.46
Tool and Die Makers   $16.63   $21.12   $23.83
Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer   $11.57   $18.27   $24.13
Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services   $8.89   $16.48   $30.12
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers   $11.76   $16.02   $24.01
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders   $14.44   $17.24   $19.20

Source: Nebraska Workforce Development, Occupational Employment Statistics Program, Fourth Quarter 2013.