Sparks fly as work in done at Ingalls Shipbuilding, Wednesday, July 29, 2015. A study by the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that those who work in production such as shipbuilding in South Mississippi earn 30 percent more than the national average for that occupation. In all other categories, wages are at or below the national average.
Sparks fly as work in done at Ingalls Shipbuilding, Wednesday, July 29, 2015. A study by the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that those who work in production such as shipbuilding in South Mississippi earn 30 percent more than the national average for that occupation. In all other categories, wages are at or below the national average. Tim Isbell/File ttisbell@sunherald.com
Sparks fly as work in done at Ingalls Shipbuilding, Wednesday, July 29, 2015. A study by the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that those who work in production such as shipbuilding in South Mississippi earn 30 percent more than the national average for that occupation. In all other categories, wages are at or below the national average. Tim Isbell/File ttisbell@sunherald.com

One job in South Mississippi pays more than the national average

June 21, 2017 05:00 AM