Roanoke Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) Wage Scales 2017


Wage Scale for Professional, Technical & Managerial Positions

Type of PositionRoanoke MSA
Mean Annual Wage
Virginia
Mean Annual Wage
Manager - General and Operations$101,660$139,120
Manager - Industrial Production/Plant$101,920$120,050
Manager - Purchasing$128,540$132,450
Engineer - Electrical$84,390$106,090
Engineer - Industrial$77,670$92,340
Engineer - Mechanical$82,620$100,850


Wage Scale for Clerical Positions

Type of PositionRoanoke MSA
Mean Annual Wage
Virginia
Mean Annual Wage
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants$32,450$37,930
Bookkeeping/Accounting Clerk$36,560$42,390
General Office Clerk$31,470$34,370
Receptionist/Information Clerk$25,550$30,040


Wage Scale for Production Positions

Type of PositionRoanoke MSA
Mean Annual Wage
Virginia
Mean Annual Wage
Tool and Die Maker$49,070$52,810
Industrial Machinery Mechanics$44,730$51,070
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators$42,740$40,540
Welder and Cutter$44,110$46,100
Machinist$40,460$47,570
Assembler/Fabricator$29,310$31,310


Wage Scale for Materials Movement & Service Position

Type of PositionRoanoke MSA
Mean Annual Wage
Virginia
Mean Annual Wage
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers $28,510$28,950
Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer $43,470$42,780 

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics