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WHITE-COLLAR WORKERS

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Definition:
Office, clerical, administrative, sales, professional, and technical employees, as distinguished from production and maintenance employees who are usually referred to as blue-collar workers.

Source Publication:
Glossary of Compensation Terms – United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, August 1998.

Cross References:
Blue collar workers

Hyperlink:
http://stats.bls.gov/ocs/sp/ncbl0062.pdf

Statistical Theme: Labour statistics

Created on Tuesday, August 13, 2002