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Table 7. Employed persons working on main job at home, workplace, and time spent working at each location by class of worker, occupation, and earnings, 2021 annual averages

Table 7. Employed persons working on main job at home, workplace, and time spent working at each location by class of worker, occupation, and earnings, 2021 annual averages [Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic Total Employed Employed persons who worked on an average day Employed persons who worked at their workplace on an average day(1) Employed persons who worked at home on an average day(1)(2)
Number Percent of employed Average hours of work Number Percent of those who worked Average hours of work at workplace Number Percent of those who worked Average hours of work at home

Class of worker (main job only)

Wage and salary workers

151,864 102,490 67.5 7.74 71,134 69.4 7.84 37,531 36.6 5.71

Self-employed workers(3)

10,283 6,491 63.1 6.41 3,132 48.2 7.22 2,944 45.3 4.98

Occupation (main job only)

Management, business, and financial operations

30,512 22,320 73.2 7.82 10,799 48.4 8.01 13,173 59.0 6.26

Professional and related

43,432 29,144 67.1 7.54 15,467 53.1 7.83 16,478 56.5 5.51

Service

24,463 15,295 62.5 7.14 13,579 88.8 7.18 1,977 12.9 3.87

Sales and related

12,620 8,527 67.6 7.37 6,120 71.8 7.48 2,947 34.6 5.19

Office and administrative support

16,369 10,157 62.1 7.67 7,061 69.5 7.81 3,490 34.4 6.08

Farming, fishing, and forestry

2,481 (4)- (4)- 8.12 (4)- (4)- 8.84 (4)- (4)- 7.24

Construction and extraction

8,077 5,068 62.7 7.89 4,727 93.3 7.99 514 10.2 (4)-

Installation, maintenance, and repair

4,272 2,910 68.1 8.26 2,620 90.0 8.44 395 13.6 4.00

Production

9,357 6,140 65.6 8.56 5,906 96.2 8.54 462 7.5 3.88

Transportation and material moving

10,747 7,942 73.9 7.89 7,109 89.5 7.87 528 6.6 5.82

Usual weekly earnings of full-time wage
and salary workers
(single jobholders only)(5)

$0 - $690

27,220 19,165 70.4 7.92 17,026 88.8 8.01 2,960 15.4 4.11

$691 - $1,080

28,040 18,628 66.4 8.08 14,129 75.8 8.27 5,508 29.6 5.58

$1,081 - $1,730

27,268 19,164 70.3 8.22 11,817 61.7 8.41 8,482 44.3 6.20

$1,731 and higher

27,376 20,483 74.8 8.49 10,252 50.1 8.52 12,238 59.7 6.65

Footnotes
(1) Individuals may have worked at more than one location.
(2) Working at home includes any time persons did work at home and is not restricted to persons whose usual workplace is their home.
(3) Includes self-employed workers whose businesses are unincorporated. Self-employed workers whose businesses are incorporated are classified as wage and salary workers.
(4) Estimate is suppressed because it does not meet the American Time Use Survey publication standards.
(5) The earnings data are limited to wage and salary workers (both incorporated and unincorporated self-employed workers
are excluded). Each earnings range represents approximately 25 percent of full-time wage and salary workers who held only one job.

NOTE: Includes work at main job only and at locations other than home or workplace. Excludes travel related to work. Data refer to persons 15 years and over.

Last Modified Date: June 23, 2022