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
2015
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2016
4th
2015
4th
2016
4th
2015
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2016
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2016

SEX

Total

149,728 152,173 118,378 119,449 17,737 18,296 8,708 9,371

Men

79,293 80,699 63,900 64,518 8,222 8,567 4,592 5,016

Women

70,435 71,474 54,478 54,931 9,515 9,729 4,116 4,355

OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations

58,718 59,847 47,139 47,925 5,382 5,525 4,641 4,838

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

24,344 25,063 20,222 20,670 1,905 2,106 1,609 1,670

Management occupations

17,137 17,575 14,542 14,695 1,197 1,373 955 1,077

Business and financial operations occupations

7,207 7,488 5,680 5,976 709 733 654 593

Professional and related occupations

34,374 34,784 26,917 27,255 3,477 3,419 3,032 3,168

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,405 4,697 2,963 3,231 411 412 856 887

Architecture and engineering occupations

3,061 3,178 2,437 2,536 199 162 364 414

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,389 1,309 1,066 1,003 79 79 201 189

Community and social services occupations

2,560 2,599 1,913 1,895 468 510 92 97

Legal occupations

1,818 1,910 1,589 1,680 104 101 86 87

Education, training, and library occupations

9,036 8,974 7,439 7,412 977 901 395 421

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,044 3,177 2,528 2,693 223 203 190 188

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

9,060 8,941 6,981 6,805 1,017 1,052 849 885

Service occupations

25,849 26,812 18,980 19,533 4,370 4,561 1,401 1,541

Healthcare support occupations

3,464 3,408 2,210 2,227 933 868 197 173

Protective service occupations

3,130 3,171 2,382 2,348 565 614 59 95

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,177 8,521 6,190 6,383 1,119 1,205 529 503

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,885 5,776 4,541 4,514 867 863 160 158

Personal care and service occupations

5,193 5,935 3,657 4,061 886 1,011 455 612

Sales and office occupations

33,592 33,794 26,631 26,376 4,212 4,406 1,698 1,812

Sales and related occupations

15,572 15,856 12,600 12,654 1,697 1,738 830 939

Office and administrative support occupations

18,020 17,939 14,031 13,722 2,515 2,669 868 873

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,872 13,930 12,126 12,077 987 1,069 271 327

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,055 1,002 956 904 56 54 5 10

Construction and extraction occupations

7,756 7,938 6,827 6,923 524 565 119 161

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

5,062 4,991 4,343 4,251 407 450 146 155

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,697 17,789 13,503 13,538 2,785 2,735 698 853

Production occupations

8,358 8,328 6,503 6,560 1,052 1,052 454 449

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,340 9,461 6,999 6,978 1,733 1,682 243 404

CLASS OF WORKER

Agriculture

Wage and salary workers(1)

1,568 1,492 1,445 1,384 64 51 6 11

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

790 801 772 768 3 5 6 13

Unpaid family workers

26 25 25 25 0 0 0 0

Nonagricultural industries

Wage and salary workers(1)

138,703 141,029 108,923 109,938 17,035 17,539 8,183 8,851

Government

20,904 20,963 16,055 15,984 3,148 3,281 904 939

Private industries

117,798 120,066 92,869 93,954 13,888 14,258 7,279 7,912

Private households

754 718 597 599 74 67 43 26

Other industries

117,044 119,348 92,272 93,354 13,814 14,190 7,236 7,886

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

8,579 8,768 7,166 7,281 632 701 506 491

Unpaid family workers

62 58 46 53 3 1 9 4

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS(2)

Full-time workers

122,125 124,039 96,383 97,088 14,488 15,086 7,350 7,923

Part-time workers

27,603 28,134 21,995 22,361 3,249 3,211 1,358 1,447

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 06, 2017