HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-13. Employed persons by sex, occupation, class of worker, full- or part-time status, and race
[In thousands]
Category Total White Black or African
American
Asian
3rd
2015
3rd
2016
3rd
2015
3rd
2016
3rd
2015
3rd
2016
3rd
2015
3rd
2016

SEX

Total

149,310 152,073 118,247 119,694 17,571 18,113 8,755 9,330

Men

79,914 81,380 64,504 65,236 8,230 8,565 4,695 4,978

Women

69,396 70,693 53,744 54,458 9,341 9,548 4,060 4,352

OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations

57,595 58,853 46,369 47,160 5,283 5,403 4,447 4,851

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

24,446 24,718 20,321 20,419 1,985 2,007 1,517 1,704

Management occupations

17,354 17,252 14,667 14,441 1,277 1,338 945 1,078

Business and financial operations occupations

7,092 7,465 5,654 5,978 707 668 572 625

Professional and related occupations

33,149 34,135 26,048 26,741 3,298 3,396 2,930 3,147

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,376 4,527 2,910 3,066 386 351 922 971

Architecture and engineering occupations

3,016 3,373 2,425 2,724 182 192 327 379

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,428 1,334 1,144 1,014 74 94 181 201

Community and social services occupations

2,585 2,581 1,953 1,924 469 509 83 86

Legal occupations

1,855 1,830 1,625 1,603 103 140 91 67

Education, training, and library occupations

8,070 8,364 6,631 6,859 841 852 384 403

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,041 3,058 2,621 2,582 186 209 153 170

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

8,779 9,069 6,739 6,970 1,056 1,049 789 870

Service occupations

26,512 27,778 19,587 20,315 4,455 4,729 1,376 1,519

Healthcare support occupations

3,576 3,662 2,192 2,273 1,007 1,046 213 207

Protective service occupations

3,245 3,322 2,456 2,428 592 647 82 83

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,072 8,611 6,142 6,574 1,124 1,141 478 485

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,949 6,140 4,678 4,754 871 961 152 174

Personal care and service occupations

5,671 6,044 4,118 4,286 862 934 452 569

Sales and office occupations

33,210 33,441 26,315 26,408 4,105 4,162 1,747 1,702

Sales and related occupations

15,590 15,793 12,621 12,643 1,654 1,732 887 876

Office and administrative support occupations

17,620 17,647 13,694 13,765 2,451 2,430 860 826

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

14,061 14,311 12,271 12,453 1,057 1,074 256 344

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,139 1,209 1,035 1,094 57 50 10 31

Construction and extraction occupations

7,785 8,191 6,870 7,284 547 534 94 139

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

5,138 4,911 4,365 4,075 453 491 152 174

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,931 17,690 13,706 13,359 2,671 2,745 928 913

Production occupations

8,670 8,240 6,718 6,382 1,059 1,065 583 519

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,262 9,449 6,988 6,977 1,612 1,679 346 395

CLASS OF WORKER

Agriculture

Wage and salary workers(1)

1,626 1,723 1,500 1,600 60 50 13 30

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

882 868 845 839 7 6 7 8

Unpaid family workers

29 23 27 22 0 1 0 0

Nonagricultural industries

Wage and salary workers(1)

138,014 140,695 108,405 109,840 16,926 17,407 8,246 8,774

Government

20,053 20,126 15,216 15,419 3,108 3,003 947 949

Private industries

117,960 120,570 93,188 94,421 13,818 14,404 7,299 7,825

Private households

783 745 633 618 85 63 44 38

Other industries

117,177 119,825 92,555 93,803 13,733 14,342 7,255 7,788

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

8,693 8,682 7,414 7,326 579 643 480 510

Unpaid family workers

67 82 56 67 0 6 9 8

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS(2)

Full-time workers

122,955 125,376 97,081 98,280 14,584 15,168 7,433 7,975

Part-time workers

26,355 26,697 21,166 21,414 2,987 2,945 1,322 1,354

Footnotes
(1) Includes self-employed workers whose businesses are incorporated.
(2) Employed persons are classified as full- or part-time workers based on their usual weekly hours at all jobs regardless of the number of hours they are at work during the reference week. Persons absent from work also are classified according to their usual status. Full time is 35 hours or more per week; part time is less than 35 hours.

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups will not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: October 07, 2016