Census info on occupational earnings

The IWS Documented News Service notes that the Census Bureau has just released data on median earnings by occupation and gender called Census Bureau Releases New Median Earnings by Detailed Occupations.

In honor of Women’s History Month, the U.S. Census Bureau released today a new table showing median earnings by detailed occupation from the 2013 American Community Survey. The table includes ratios indicating the percentage of women in an occupation, as well as the male-to-female earnings ratio in the occupation for full-time, year round workers in the past twelve months.

Additional occupational census data is available on this web page, where spreadsheets regarding Full-Time, Year-Round Workers and Median Earnings in the Past 12 Months by Sex and Detailed Occupation: 2013 [16 March 2015] can be downloaded.