Special Report

29 Popular Jobs Held Almost Exclusively by Men

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14. Aircraft mechanics and service technicians
> Pct. of workforce that is male: 96.7%
> Total full-time workforce: 151,000 (146,000 male workers)
> Median annual earnings for full-time workers: $60,528

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13. Welding, soldering, and brazing workers
> Pct. of workforce that is male: 96.7%
> Total full-time workforce: 486,000 (471,000 male workers)
> Median annual earnings for full-time workers: $43,628

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12. Construction equipment operators
> Pct. of workforce that is male: 97.0%
> Total full-time workforce: 328,000 (317,000 male workers)
> Median annual earnings for full-time workers: $50,908

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11. Electricians
> Pct. of workforce that is male: 97.0%
> Total full-time workforce: 735,000 (713,000 male workers)
> Median annual earnings for full-time workers: $53,248

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10. Construction laborers
> Pct. of workforce that is male: 97.1%
> Total full-time workforce: 1,343,000 (1,304,000 male workers)
> Median annual earnings for full-time workers: $40,716