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
2nd
2014
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2015
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2014
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2015
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SEX

Total

146,423 149,194 116,983 118,232 16,728 17,589 8,291 8,734

Men

77,749 79,457 63,191 64,162 7,812 8,278 4,389 4,607

Women

68,674 69,737 53,792 54,071 8,916 9,312 3,901 4,126

OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations

55,937 57,939 45,638 46,863 4,942 5,301 4,099 4,422

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

23,068 23,966 19,488 19,887 1,713 2,064 1,353 1,468

Management occupations

16,121 16,993 13,826 14,347 1,113 1,305 832 962

Business and financial operations occupations

6,947 6,974 5,662 5,540 600 759 521 506

Professional and related occupations

32,869 33,973 26,150 26,976 3,229 3,237 2,746 2,954

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,242 4,353 2,991 3,021 350 350 797 873

Architecture and engineering occupations

2,790 2,918 2,281 2,378 151 157 305 319

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,333 1,393 1,039 1,052 105 89 159 226

Community and social services occupations

2,561 2,670 1,938 2,043 444 432 96 103

Legal occupations

1,885 1,770 1,614 1,523 157 135 82 78

Education, training, and library occupations

8,766 9,185 7,302 7,679 912 898 363 422

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

2,867 3,021 2,436 2,639 191 175 153 133

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

8,426 8,662 6,549 6,640 920 1,001 791 799

Service occupations

26,157 26,170 19,615 19,314 4,045 4,361 1,406 1,404

Healthcare support occupations

3,509 3,522 2,315 2,189 897 960 176 202

Protective service occupations

3,144 3,013 2,392 2,182 552 613 71 85

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,330 8,433 6,394 6,451 1,007 1,148 522 503

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,830 5,665 4,586 4,502 832 795 194 155

Personal care and service occupations

5,344 5,536 3,929 3,990 756 845 443 459

Sales and office occupations

33,621 33,891 26,851 26,765 4,071 4,237 1,661 1,789

Sales and related occupations

15,827 15,912 12,845 12,761 1,680 1,712 848 972

Office and administrative support occupations

17,794 17,979 14,006 14,004 2,391 2,525 813 817

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,480 13,765 11,764 12,043 974 975 295 244

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,033 1,116 891 989 82 45 24 13

Construction and extraction occupations

7,638 7,750 6,736 6,838 522 549 110 84

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,809 4,899 4,137 4,216 370 380 160 148

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,228 17,429 13,115 13,247 2,696 2,716 830 874

Production occupations

8,345 8,499 6,508 6,590 1,055 1,094 506 539

Transportation and material moving occupations

8,882 8,930 6,606 6,657 1,641 1,622 324 335

CLASS OF WORKER

Agriculture

Wage and salary workers(1)

1,357 1,562 1,227 1,426 70 64 17 7

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

770 872 742 845 1 4 5 5

Unpaid family workers

19 42 17 42 0 0 0 0

Nonagricultural industries

Wage and salary workers(1)

135,695 137,701 107,722 108,313 16,028 16,842 7,822 8,201

Government

20,255 20,719 15,652 15,910 2,982 3,152 882 913

Private industries

115,441 116,981 92,070 92,403 13,046 13,691 6,940 7,288

Private households

865 806 713 691 77 62 49 22

Other industries

114,576 116,176 91,357 91,713 12,968 13,629 6,891 7,265

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

8,507 8,941 7,227 7,550 629 679 424 508

Unpaid family workers

75 76 49 55 0 1 23 13

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS(2)

Full-time workers

118,908 121,511 94,888 96,062 13,686 14,460 6,902 7,365

Part-time workers

27,515 27,683 22,095 22,170 3,042 3,129 1,389 1,368

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: July 02, 2015