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South Dakota Occupational Outlook and Wages
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SD Trend and Wage Information:

Occupation Title 2012 2022 Average Percentile Annual Wage
Employment Employment Annual Wage 10th 25th 50th 75th 90th
80
85
$60,573
$37,827
$45,020
$62,347
$71,732
$84,089
900
1,065
$68,544
$49,167
$54,887
$65,315
$78,232
$96,946
40
45
$81,702
$57,874
$66,321
$76,522
$95,113
$119,155
235
260
$74,633
$52,779
$60,206
$74,338
$88,153
$97,874
155
170
$73,471
$52,996
$60,365
$71,225
$84,897
$98,894
110
130
$76,724
$52,189
$57,249
$70,394
$89,245
$107,912
Health & Safety Engineers (except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors)
70
70
$67,151
$30,968
$50,947
$67,906
$84,317
$96,284
380
420
$75,999
$53,473
$61,176
$71,934
$88,471
$109,619
485
540
$71,890
$51,681
$57,160
$67,574
$81,025
$98,590
Mining & Geological Engineers, including Mining Safety Engineers
30
40
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a

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Source: Labor Market Information Center, SD Department of Labor and Regulation, October 2014.