HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-19. Employed persons by occupation, sex, and age
[In thousands]
Occupation Total Men Women
16 years
and over
16 years
and over
20 years
and over
16 years
and over
20 years
and over
Aug.
2015
Aug.
2016
Aug.
2015
Aug.
2016
Aug.
2015
Aug.
2016
Aug.
2015
Aug.
2016
Aug.
2015
Aug.
2016

Total

149,228 151,804 79,898 81,365 77,311 78,562 69,329 70,439 66,874 67,776

Management, professional, and related occupations

57,288 58,526 27,880 28,653 27,729 28,428 29,408 29,872 29,202 29,652

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

24,331 24,668 13,645 13,917 13,603 13,854 10,686 10,752 10,647 10,717

Management occupations

17,237 17,137 10,457 10,461 10,418 10,405 6,780 6,676 6,754 6,646

Business and financial operations occupations

7,094 7,531 3,188 3,456 3,184 3,450 3,907 4,075 3,893 4,071

Professional and related occupations

32,957 33,858 14,235 14,737 14,126 14,574 18,722 19,121 18,554 18,935

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,381 4,643 3,329 3,385 3,316 3,354 1,052 1,259 1,038 1,240

Architecture and engineering occupations

2,997 3,435 2,509 2,951 2,498 2,920 488 485 483 483

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,427 1,333 792 748 789 745 635 585 633 581

Community and social service occupations

2,636 2,534 874 872 867 865 1,762 1,662 1,737 1,650

Legal occupations

1,906 1,838 926 864 926 864 981 974 974 971

Education, training, and library occupations

7,945 8,176 2,146 2,209 2,121 2,167 5,798 5,967 5,754 5,895

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

2,944 2,960 1,522 1,491 1,484 1,445 1,422 1,469 1,376 1,433

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

8,722 8,938 2,138 2,218 2,126 2,215 6,584 6,720 6,558 6,684

Service occupations

26,886 27,943 11,760 12,227 10,719 11,105 15,126 15,716 13,965 14,500

Healthcare support occupations

3,584 3,716 485 450 476 437 3,099 3,267 3,031 3,215

Protective service occupations

3,339 3,337 2,565 2,529 2,471 2,403 774 808 695 704

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,036 8,540 3,630 3,988 2,994 3,298 4,406 4,552 3,685 3,863

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

6,129 6,227 3,621 3,832 3,445 3,658 2,508 2,395 2,435 2,321

Personal care and service occupations

5,798 6,122 1,460 1,427 1,332 1,309 4,338 4,695 4,118 4,396

Sales and office occupations

33,158 33,123 12,899 12,884 12,249 12,156 20,258 20,238 19,288 19,197

Sales and related occupations

15,596 15,646 7,976 7,992 7,576 7,538 7,620 7,653 6,891 6,923

Office and administrative support occupations

17,561 17,477 4,923 4,892 4,673 4,618 12,638 12,585 12,397 12,275

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

14,025 14,359 13,355 13,667 13,023 13,316 669 692 639 649

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,145 1,246 850 961 767 888 295 286 277 256

Construction and extraction occupations

7,774 8,116 7,561 7,873 7,385 7,703 214 244 209 234

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

5,106 4,996 4,945 4,834 4,872 4,725 161 163 153 159

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,871 17,854 14,003 13,933 13,591 13,557 3,868 3,920 3,781 3,778

Production occupations

8,619 8,225 6,172 5,886 6,056 5,771 2,447 2,338 2,396 2,265

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,252 9,629 7,831 8,047 7,535 7,786 1,421 1,582 1,385 1,512

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: September 02, 2016