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
1st
2015
1st
2016
1st
2015
1st
2016
1st
2015
1st
2016
1st
2015
1st
2016

SEX

Total

147,102 149,945 116,920 118,507 16,990 17,646 8,629 9,024

Men

77,859 79,364 63,004 63,838 7,926 8,259 4,586 4,792

Women

69,243 70,582 53,916 54,669 9,064 9,387 4,043 4,232

OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations

57,589 59,559 46,655 48,044 5,266 5,335 4,346 4,792

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

23,677 24,939 19,725 20,781 1,947 1,977 1,442 1,619

Management occupations

16,493 17,466 14,021 14,767 1,178 1,228 935 1,068

Business and financial operations occupations

7,185 7,473 5,705 6,014 769 749 507 551

Professional and related occupations

33,912 34,620 26,929 27,263 3,320 3,358 2,904 3,173

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,341 4,670 3,063 3,190 349 331 832 1,043

Architecture and engineering occupations

2,821 2,897 2,267 2,373 167 153 338 302

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,408 1,398 1,064 1,056 98 77 209 238

Community and social services occupations

2,569 2,657 1,949 1,977 440 468 92 87

Legal occupations

1,767 1,707 1,525 1,487 145 122 73 76

Education, training, and library occupations

9,341 9,305 7,782 7,731 985 952 412 434

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,099 3,053 2,672 2,595 188 221 157 151

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

8,566 8,932 6,608 6,853 948 1,035 790 842

Service occupations

25,051 25,686 18,357 18,844 4,165 4,242 1,440 1,468

Healthcare support occupations

3,495 3,524 2,234 2,213 903 943 195 230

Protective service occupations

3,047 2,957 2,260 2,232 614 515 78 94

Food preparation and serving related occupations

7,886 8,396 5,912 6,319 1,095 1,187 486 489

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,365 5,375 4,181 4,212 773 722 203 195

Personal care and service occupations

5,259 5,433 3,771 3,869 781 876 478 460

Sales and office occupations

33,698 33,597 26,878 26,480 3,998 4,281 1,699 1,695

Sales and related occupations

15,727 15,894 12,795 12,701 1,567 1,773 870 863

Office and administrative support occupations

17,971 17,703 14,083 13,779 2,430 2,508 830 832

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,234 13,386 11,512 11,619 964 975 297 290

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

983 976 852 877 64 54 26 10

Construction and extraction occupations

7,317 7,541 6,472 6,626 488 520 104 127

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,934 4,869 4,189 4,117 413 400 167 153

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,529 17,717 13,518 13,520 2,596 2,813 846 779

Production occupations

8,562 8,559 6,708 6,709 1,063 1,049 527 479

Transportation and material moving occupations

8,967 9,158 6,809 6,811 1,533 1,764 319 300

CLASS OF WORKER

Agriculture

Wage and salary workers(1)

1,432 1,439 1,284 1,317 56 66 27 14

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

830 860 809 834 9 5 4 10

Unpaid family workers

29 22 29 22 0 0 0 0

Nonagricultural industries

Wage and salary workers(1)

136,296 138,936 107,589 108,998 16,304 16,968 8,144 8,508

Government

20,726 20,991 15,959 16,203 3,212 3,100 896 923

Private industries

115,570 117,945 91,630 92,795 13,092 13,868 7,248 7,585

Private households

851 676 704 564 78 48 31 22

Other industries

114,720 117,269 90,926 92,231 13,014 13,820 7,218 7,564

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

8,446 8,632 7,150 7,285 620 606 446 488

Unpaid family workers

68 56 59 51 0 0 7 4

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS(2)

Full-time workers

119,378 121,897 94,474 96,006 14,059 14,512 7,295 7,612

Part-time workers

27,724 28,049 22,446 22,501 2,931 3,134 1,335 1,412

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: April 01, 2016