Winston County Economic Development District Partnership

Serving Noxapater and all of Winston County

311 W. Park St., Louisville MS 39339
Phone: 662-773-8719 Fax: 662-773-8909

Manufacturing Wage

Winston County Manufacturing Sectors, 2010

SectorNumber of JobsPercentAverage Earnings per WorkerNumber of Establishments
TOTALS839100%$44,68822
Machinery*36944.0%$47,5763
Wood19723.5%$58,6986
Leather**12915.4%$20,5741
Apparel597.0%$28,3511
Furniture414.9%$30,3193
Chemical182.1%$110,3981
Nonmetallic Mineral131.5%$37,2343
Other manufacturing131.5%--4
from NMIDA
* Fastest declining sector; 348 jobs lost from 2005 to 2010.
** Fastest growing sector; 7 jobs gained from 2005 to 2010.

Winston County Occupations within the Manufacturing Industry, by Number of Jobs, 2010

JobNumber of JobsPercent Median Hourly EarningsLowest 10%Highest 10%Job Zone
TOTAL839100%$14.92$9.96$23.92--
Team assemblers*10713%$13.06$9.63$21.212
Sewing machine operators617%$8.51$7.25$12.211
Managers of production and operating workers344%$20.05$13.12$30.183
Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers273%$10.61$7.99$16.412
Sawing machine operators263%$15.97$9.63$27.452
Machine feeders and offbearers253%$16.47$10.75$21.132
Woodworking machine operators243%$17.56$13.42$24.572
Helpers—Production workers233%$11.54$7.82$15.451
Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers223%$12.45$8.60$19.022
Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers213%$16.93$9.95$24.162
Structural metal fabricators and fitters202%$16.28$10.29$23.053
Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks152%$13.24$9.38$20.442
Machinists152%$15.91$11.26$22.883
Sales representatives142%$21.35$10.51$46.803
Industrial machinery mechanics142%$15.74$11.23$26.323
Maintenance and repair workers142%$11.54$7.94$18.833
Cutting, punching, and press machine operators142%$12.85$9.94$18.772
Industrial truck and tractor operators132%$13.76$9.71$17.462
General and operations managers111%$30.56$16.77$71.073
Engine and other machine assemblers111%$11.86$7.60$18.722
Cementing and gluing machine operators111%$13.56$9.37$19.492
Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer111%$13.79$8.98$26.512
Packers and packagers111%$10.90$7.82$15.281
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks101%$12.34$8.28$19.693
Computer-controlled machine tool operators101%$16.08$11.66$20.802
Other occupations27533%--------
from NMIDA
* Fastest Declining Occupation; 97 jobs lost.
Lowest and Highest 10% indicates the 10th and 90th earnings percentile, respectively.