HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-20. Employed persons by occupation, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex
[Percent distribution]
Occupation, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity Total Men Women
June
2016
June
2017
June
2016
June
2017
June
2016
June
2017

TOTAL

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

151,990 154,086 81,514 82,230 70,476 71,856

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

38.9 39.4 35.6 36.1 42.7 43.1

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

16.7 16.4 17.4 17.5 15.9 15.2

Professional and related occupations

22.3 23.0 18.2 18.6 26.9 27.9

Service occupations

18.2 17.8 14.8 14.4 22.0 21.6

Sales and office occupations

22.0 21.8 16.0 15.7 28.9 28.7

Sales and related occupations

10.6 10.3 9.9 9.8 11.3 10.8

Office and administrative support occupations

11.4 11.5 6.1 5.9 17.6 17.9

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

9.4 9.4 16.7 16.8 1.0 0.9

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.8 0.8 1.2 1.2 0.4 0.4

Construction and extraction occupations

5.4 5.4 9.8 9.8 0.3 0.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.1 3.2 5.7 5.8 0.2 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

11.5 11.7 16.9 17.0 5.4 5.6

Production occupations

5.6 5.6 7.5 7.6 3.3 3.4

Transportation and material moving occupations

6.0 6.1 9.4 9.4 2.0 2.3

White

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

119,783 120,768 65,307 65,657 54,476 55,111

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

39.7 40.4 36.1 36.8 43.9 44.6

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

17.6 17.6 18.6 18.8 16.5 16.1

Professional and related occupations

22.0 22.8 17.5 18.0 27.4 28.5

Service occupations

16.9 16.6 13.8 13.5 20.6 20.4

Sales and office occupations

22.1 21.7 15.8 15.6 29.5 28.9

Sales and related occupations

10.7 10.4 10.2 10.1 11.3 10.8

Office and administrative support occupations

11.3 11.3 5.5 5.5 18.2 18.2

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

10.5 10.5 18.3 18.4 1.1 1.0

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1.0 0.9 1.4 1.3 0.5 0.5

Construction and extraction occupations

6.1 6.1 10.9 10.9 0.4 0.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.4 3.5 6.0 6.2 0.2 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

10.9 10.9 16.0 15.7 4.9 5.1

Production occupations

5.4 5.4 7.4 7.4 3.0 3.0

Transportation and material moving occupations

5.5 5.5 8.6 8.3 1.8 2.1

Black or African American

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

17,974 18,686 8,595 8,896 9,380 9,790

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

30.0 30.2 24.9 25.2 34.7 34.8

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

11.6 10.5 10.6 10.1 12.5 10.8

Professional and related occupations

18.4 19.7 14.3 15.1 22.2 24.0

Service occupations

25.6 23.7 21.3 20.2 29.7 26.9

Sales and office occupations

22.4 23.2 16.9 16.4 27.6 29.3

Sales and related occupations

9.6 9.1 8.0 7.9 11.0 10.2

Office and administrative support occupations

12.9 14.1 8.9 8.5 16.5 19.2

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

5.4 5.5 10.7 11.0 0.6 0.5

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.3 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.1

Construction and extraction occupations

2.9 3.1 5.8 6.3 0.2 0.2

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

2.2 2.2 4.4 4.4 0.2 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

16.5 17.4 26.3 27.3 7.5 8.4

Production occupations

6.9 7.2 9.7 9.7 4.3 5.0

Transportation and material moving occupations

9.6 10.2 16.6 17.6 3.2 3.5

Asian

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

9,226 9,472 4,959 4,973 4,268 4,499

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

52.1 49.8 53.1 51.8 50.9 47.5

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

17.3 15.9 17.1 16.8 17.6 14.9

Professional and related occupations

34.7 33.9 36.0 35.0 33.3 32.6

Service occupations

16.1 17.4 12.9 13.8 19.9 21.4

Sales and office occupations

19.7 19.1 17.1 15.4 22.7 23.1

Sales and related occupations

10.7 10.6 10.2 9.6 11.3 11.7

Office and administrative support occupations

8.9 8.5 6.8 5.9 11.3 11.4

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

3.0 3.0 5.1 5.3 0.6 0.5

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.3

Construction and extraction occupations

1.2 1.3 2.1 2.2 0.0 0.2

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

1.6 1.5 2.8 2.8 0.2 0.1

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

9.1 10.7 11.8 13.7 6.0 7.5

Production occupations

5.6 5.9 6.2 6.3 5.0 5.5

Transportation and material moving occupations

3.5 4.8 5.6 7.3 1.0 1.9

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

25,251 26,076 14,700 15,079 10,551 10,997

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

21.9 22.3 18.1 18.7 27.3 27.4

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

9.8 9.4 9.1 8.9 10.9 10.1

Professional and related occupations

12.1 12.9 9.0 9.7 16.4 17.2

Service occupations

26.1 24.9 21.5 19.3 32.5 32.6

Sales and office occupations

20.6 20.3 13.8 14.2 30.1 28.8

Sales and related occupations

9.9 9.6 7.8 8.0 12.8 11.8

Office and administrative support occupations

10.7 10.7 6.0 6.1 17.3 17.0

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

17.0 17.1 27.8 27.9 1.9 2.4

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

2.1 2.2 2.9 2.7 1.1 1.6

Construction and extraction occupations

11.1 11.6 18.7 19.6 0.6 0.6

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.7 3.3 6.2 5.7 0.2 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

14.4 15.3 18.9 19.9 8.2 8.9

Production occupations

7.0 7.6 8.4 9.3 5.2 5.4

Transportation and material moving occupations

7.4 7.6 10.5 10.7 3.0 3.5

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: July 07, 2017