American Salaries and Wages Survey, 14th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 141032236X
  • ISBN-13: 9781410322364
  • DDC: 331.2
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • Shipping Weight: 5.05 lbs ( 2.29 kgs)
  • 1984 Pages | Print | Hardcover
  • Previous Editions: 2015, 2013, 2011
  • © 2017 | Published



American Salaries and Wages Survey (ASWS) is a compilation of occupations and their corresponding salaries obtained from hundreds of federal and state government sources and various trade associations and journals. Incorporating wage data, it provides extensive compensation information for industry, economic planners and developers, human resources professionals, employment counselors, job seekers, and job changers.

What's New

  • Updated employment statistics for 2014 and 2024.
  • AMERICAN SALARIES AND WAGES SURVEY (ASWS), now in its fourteenth edition, is a compilation of 2,245 occupational combinations (2,740 occupations) and their corresponding salaries obtained from 418 sources--federal, state, and city governments as well as various trade associations and journals.


"American Salaries and Wages Survey is an excellent source for career centers and for job seekers. It is very useful to those considering relocation since it pinpoints salaries in states and cities in the United States. It is highly recommended to academic and public libraries and complements other statistical resources including the Occupational Outlook Handbook. The resource list is of great help to those needing to do further research."

— Lucy Heckman

Table of Contents

Outline of Contents.
Geographical Outline of Contents.
Appendix I - Sources.
Appendix II - Salary Conversion Table.
Appendix III - Abbreviations.
Appendix IV - Employment by Occupation – 2014 and 2024.