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
4th
2016
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2017
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2016
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2017
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2016
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SEX

Total

152,173 154,002 119,449 120,530 18,296 18,771 9,371 9,465

Men

80,699 81,570 64,518 65,059 8,567 8,774 5,016 5,037

Women

71,474 72,432 54,931 55,471 9,729 9,997 4,355 4,428

OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations

59,847 61,667 47,925 49,179 5,525 5,908 4,838 5,027

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

25,063 25,704 20,670 21,198 2,106 2,120 1,670 1,729

Management occupations

17,575 17,966 14,695 15,065 1,373 1,319 1,077 1,098

Business and financial operations occupations

7,488 7,738 5,976 6,133 733 801 593 631

Professional and related occupations

34,784 35,963 27,255 27,981 3,419 3,787 3,168 3,298

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,697 4,977 3,231 3,464 412 420 887 962

Architecture and engineering occupations

3,178 3,153 2,536 2,556 162 177 414 356

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,309 1,457 1,003 1,131 79 68 189 232

Community and social services occupations

2,599 2,698 1,895 1,928 510 587 97 93

Legal occupations

1,910 1,907 1,680 1,648 101 126 87 91

Education, training, and library occupations

8,974 9,308 7,412 7,580 901 999 421 488

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,177 3,283 2,693 2,785 203 252 188 161

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

8,941 9,180 6,805 6,888 1,052 1,158 885 915

Service occupations

26,812 26,426 19,533 19,151 4,561 4,479 1,541 1,542

Healthcare support occupations

3,408 3,599 2,227 2,378 868 872 173 184

Protective service occupations

3,171 3,094 2,348 2,233 614 639 95 113

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,521 7,965 6,383 5,951 1,205 1,131 503 458

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,776 5,798 4,514 4,462 863 887 158 170

Personal care and service occupations

5,935 5,968 4,061 4,128 1,011 951 612 616

Sales and office occupations

33,794 33,552 26,376 26,376 4,406 4,394 1,812 1,587

Sales and related occupations

15,856 15,843 12,654 12,650 1,738 1,779 939 833

Office and administrative support occupations

17,939 17,709 13,722 13,726 2,669 2,615 873 754

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,930 14,430 12,077 12,514 1,069 1,041 327 328

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,002 1,180 904 1,063 54 33 10 32

Construction and extraction occupations

7,938 8,293 6,923 7,224 565 589 161 144

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,991 4,957 4,251 4,227 450 419 155 151

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,789 17,927 13,538 13,311 2,735 2,949 853 982

Production occupations

8,328 8,602 6,560 6,689 1,052 1,094 449 533

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,461 9,325 6,978 6,622 1,682 1,855 404 449

CLASS OF WORKER

Agriculture

Wage and salary workers(1)

1,492 1,690 1,384 1,546 51 44 11 31

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

801 740 768 704 5 9 13 6

Unpaid family workers

25 30 25 30 0 0 0 0

Nonagricultural industries

Wage and salary workers(1)

141,029 142,504 109,938 110,678 17,539 17,984 8,851 8,964

Government

20,963 20,831 15,984 16,017 3,281 3,167 939 932

Private industries

120,066 121,673 93,954 94,661 14,258 14,817 7,912 8,032

Private households

718 622 599 507 67 72 26 16

Other industries

119,348 121,051 93,354 94,154 14,190 14,745 7,886 8,016

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

8,768 8,993 7,281 7,528 701 734 491 465

Unpaid family workers

58 45 53 44 1 0 4 0

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS(2)

Full-time workers

124,039 126,503 97,088 98,797 15,086 15,544 7,923 8,005

Part-time workers

28,134 27,499 22,361 21,733 3,211 3,227 1,447 1,461

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: January 05, 2018