Charts of occupations with the highest location quotient in each area, May 2014


Occupations with the highest location quotient in Virgin Islands, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

13.84

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

9.63

Tour Guides and Escorts

9.33

Baggage Porters and Bellhops

8.95

Sailors and Marine Oilers

6.96

Budget Analysts

6.01

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

5.54

Concierges

5.28

Cargo and Freight Agents

4.71

First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers

4.70
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Puerto Rico, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Radio Operators

31.87

Farm and Home Management Advisors

9.33

Bailiffs

8.78

Pharmacy Aides

8.27

Word Processors and Typists

7.59

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

6.18

Couriers and Messengers

5.35

Highway Maintenance Workers

5.16

Sewing Machine Operators

5.09

Special Education Teachers, All Other

4.98
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Guam, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Commercial Divers

24.60

Motorboat Operators

21.72

Telephone Operators

17.78

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

16.36

Concierges

11.12

Tour Guides and Escorts

10.80

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

10.30

Transportation Security Screeners

9.66

Baggage Porters and Bellhops

9.62

Air Traffic Controllers

9.39
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Wyoming, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Extraction Workers, All Other

37.09

Wellhead Pumpers

27.23

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

22.40

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

20.30

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

17.48

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

15.61

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

15.31

Wind Turbine Service Technicians

15.04

Gas Plant Operators

14.78

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

14.52
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Wisconsin, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

5.86

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.16

Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

4.02

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.94

Pourers and Casters, Metal

3.92

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

3.64

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

3.44

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

3.42

Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary

3.31

Timing Device Assemblers and Adjusters

3.27
Occupations with the highest location quotient in West Virginia, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Roof Bolters, Mining

70.73

Mine Shuttle Car Operators

66.48

Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining

27.67

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

18.07

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

16.17

Wellhead Pumpers

14.17

Log Graders and Scalers

14.14

Helpers--Extraction Workers

13.31

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

11.29

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

9.82
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Washington, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fishers and Related Fishing Workers

11.81

Aerospace Engineers

5.76

Logging Workers, All Other

5.19

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

4.66

Ship Engineers

4.38

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

4.37

Tapers

4.32

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

4.25

Forest and Conservation Workers

3.87

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

3.81
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Virginia, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Legal Support Workers, All Other

7.26

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

6.15

Political Scientists

5.95

Nuclear Engineers

5.90

Ship Engineers

5.11

Information Security Analysts

4.75

Mathematicians

4.64

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

4.57

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

3.62

Fallers

3.42
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Vermont, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Furniture Finishers

9.42

Rock Splitters, Quarry

6.81

Choreographers

6.18

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

5.38

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary

5.34

History Teachers, Postsecondary

4.97

Stonemasons

4.96

Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

4.81

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

4.43

Foresters

4.25
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Utah, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Telephone Operators

9.81

Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

7.07

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

6.59

Mine Shuttle Car Operators

5.87

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

5.08

Medical Appliance Technicians

4.56

Forest and Conservation Technicians

4.49

Geographers

4.48

Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary

3.96

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

3.84
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Texas, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Petroleum Engineers

6.39

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

5.79

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

5.75

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

5.27

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

5.04

Wind Turbine Service Technicians

5.03

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

4.66

Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

4.06

Helpers--Extraction Workers

4.06

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

3.65
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Tennessee, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

4.95

Patternmakers, Wood

4.48

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

3.90

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

3.09

Nuclear Engineers

2.91

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

2.84

Nuclear Technicians

2.76

Model Makers, Wood

2.75

Woodworkers, All Other

2.73

Team Assemblers

2.72
Occupations with the highest location quotient in South Dakota, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Workers

21.82

Correspondence Clerks

10.35

Animal Scientists

9.91

Soil and Plant Scientists

9.86

Choreographers

9.55

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

8.79

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

8.53

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

8.07

Residential Advisors

8.07

Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers

6.48
Occupations with the highest location quotient in South Carolina, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Tire Builders

13.90

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.88

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

8.01

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

7.88

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

7.35

Nuclear Technicians

5.78

Orderlies

4.81

Logging Equipment Operators

4.06

Fabric Menders, Except Garment

3.89

Nuclear Engineers

3.85
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Rhode Island, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary

7.61

Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

7.16

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

6.36

Computer and Information Research Scientists

4.52

Archivists

3.96

Special Education Teachers, All Other

3.85

Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary

3.79

Protective Service Workers, All Other

3.77

Helpers--Roofers

3.67

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

3.41
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Pennsylvania, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

4.28

Nuclear Technicians

4.15

Survey Researchers

4.15

Rock Splitters, Quarry

3.30

Hoist and Winch Operators

3.04

Locomotive Firers

3.02

Pourers and Casters, Metal

2.81

Roof Bolters, Mining

2.77

Mine Shuttle Car Operators

2.74

Dietetic Technicians

2.47
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Oregon, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Workers, All Other

41.82

Log Graders and Scalers

10.54

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

7.57

Clergy

7.43

Directors, Religious Activities and Education

6.89

Forest and Conservation Technicians

6.85

Logging Equipment Operators

6.39

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

6.39

Religious Workers, All Other

6.30

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

5.56
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Oklahoma, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

9.61

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

9.51

Petroleum Engineers

9.31

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

9.13

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

8.39

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

8.10

Gaming Cage Workers

7.67

Gaming Managers

7.14

Wellhead Pumpers

7.08

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

6.67
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Ohio, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.52

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

3.52

Tool and Die Makers

3.24

Refractory Materials Repairers, Except Brickmasons

2.89

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

2.88

Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

2.75

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

2.70

Dentists, All Other Specialists

2.66

Pourers and Casters, Metal

2.62

Transit and Railroad Police

2.62
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Dakota, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Extraction Workers, All Other

49.51

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

24.32

Wellhead Pumpers

23.84

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

22.11

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

19.35

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

15.54

Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

14.59

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

13.52

Forest and Conservation Workers

11.69

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

9.85
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Carolina, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.83

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.45

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

6.32

Upholsterers

5.06

Real Estate Brokers

4.97

Model Makers, Wood

4.82

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

4.30

Patternmakers, Wood

4.10

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

4.06

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary

3.93
Occupations with the highest location quotient in New York, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fashion Designers

6.18

Subway and Streetcar Operators

4.38

Social Science Research Assistants

3.96

Bailiffs

3.70

Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

3.33

Art Directors

3.32

Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

3.25

Editors

3.23

Special Education Teachers, Preschool

3.22

Producers and Directors

3.15
Occupations with the highest location quotient in New Mexico, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

15.36

Wellhead Pumpers

10.49

Physicists

10.11

Helpers--Extraction Workers

9.08

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

8.87

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

8.59

Slot Supervisors

7.54

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

7.37

Anthropologists and Archeologists

7.28

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

6.37
Occupations with the highest location quotient in New Jersey, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Marriage and Family Therapists

4.71

Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other

4.40

Mathematical Technicians

4.07

Biochemists and Biophysicists

3.86

Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders

3.62

Communications Equipment Operators, All Other

3.58

Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants

3.39

Fire Inspectors and Investigators

3.15

Nuclear Power Reactor Operators

3.08

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

3.08
Occupations with the highest location quotient in New Hampshire, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists

23.48

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

10.44

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other

5.60

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

4.82

Air Traffic Controllers

4.69

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

4.38

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary

4.27

Cooks, Short Order

3.80

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

3.26

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

3.05
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Nevada, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gaming Supervisors

31.94

Gaming Dealers

26.38

Gaming Service Workers, All Other

24.53

Gaming Cage Workers

20.36

Gaming Managers

16.30

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

15.02

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

14.18

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

12.73

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

11.41

Dancers

10.44
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Nebraska, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

10.57

Dredge Operators

8.90

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

7.16

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

6.96

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

5.50

Agricultural Equipment Operators

5.26

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

4.92

Rail Car Repairers

4.91

Soil and Plant Scientists

4.84

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

4.81
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Montana, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

21.16

Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining

17.24

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

16.72

Rock Splitters, Quarry

14.50

Conservation Scientists

7.92

Fish and Game Wardens

6.68

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

6.25

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

6.22

Fence Erectors

6.21

Wellhead Pumpers

6.19
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Missouri, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers

5.01

Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators

3.56

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other

3.45

Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers, All Other

3.15

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

2.82

Family and General Practitioners

2.69

Pourers and Casters, Metal

2.68

Animal Breeders

2.61

Rock Splitters, Quarry

2.58

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

2.55
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Mississippi, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists

17.84

Upholsterers

16.76

Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers

12.17

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic

11.42

Slot Supervisors

11.09

Logging Equipment Operators

8.78

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

8.74

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

7.27

Gaming Managers

7.13

Gaming Cage Workers

6.58
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Minnesota, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Mathematical Technicians

8.35

Food Scientists and Technologists

7.06

Radio Operators

5.67

Floor Sanders and Finishers

4.56

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

4.49

Food Processing Workers, All Other

4.26

Life Scientists, All Other

3.91

Animal Scientists

3.79

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

3.66

Sales and Related Workers, All Other

3.57
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Michigan, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

5.69

Commercial and Industrial Designers

5.46

Tool and Die Makers

5.13

Patternmakers, Wood

4.93

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.83

Mechanical Engineers

4.74

Internists, General

3.76

Mechanical Engineering Technicians

3.18

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.16

Industrial Engineers

3.13
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Massachusetts, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

8.25

Models

6.70

Radio Operators

6.15

Psychiatric Technicians

4.59

Biomedical Engineers

4.24

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

4.04

Microbiologists

3.90

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary

3.78

Statisticians

3.49

Life Scientists, All Other

3.46
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Maryland, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Astronomers

15.78

Subway and Streetcar Operators

11.25

Court Reporters

6.88

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

6.76

Building Cleaning Workers, All Other

6.36

Geographers

6.23

Computer and Information Research Scientists

5.95

Biological Scientists, All Other

5.71

Statisticians

5.70

Mathematicians

5.17
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Maine, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

10.98

Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists

9.19

Log Graders and Scalers

6.28

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary

5.44

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary

4.91

Fish and Game Wardens

4.86

Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants

4.17

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

3.95

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

3.67

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

3.63
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Louisiana, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Riggers

21.17

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

19.28

Sailors and Marine Oilers

16.67

Commercial Divers

14.11

Ship Engineers

13.13

Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other

12.03

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

9.09

Chemical Plant and System Operators

8.87

Bridge and Lock Tenders

8.83

Plant and System Operators, All Other

7.32
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Kentucky, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Roof Bolters, Mining

15.32

Mine Shuttle Car Operators

12.66

Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining

9.60

Animal Breeders

7.33

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

5.49

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

5.15

Rock Splitters, Quarry

4.97

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.72

Farm and Home Management Advisors

4.65

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

4.27
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Kansas, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic

7.37

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

4.51

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

4.48

Wellhead Pumpers

4.40

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

4.27

Aerospace Engineers

4.22

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

3.99

Agricultural Equipment Operators

3.76

Avionics Technicians

3.75

Farm and Home Management Advisors

3.73
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Iowa, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Soil and Plant Scientists

14.75

Agricultural Engineers

11.50

Woodworkers, All Other

11.08

Food Processing Workers, All Other

9.77

Agricultural Workers, All Other

7.46

Wind Turbine Service Technicians

7.11

Agricultural Equipment Operators

6.82

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.50

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

6.12

Animal Scientists

4.81
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Indiana, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.72

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

5.44

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

5.14

Boilermakers

4.87

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

4.32

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.27

Refractory Materials Repairers, Except Brickmasons

4.20

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.02

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

3.81

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.72
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Illinois, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

3.77

Mathematicians

3.76

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

3.55

Occupational Therapy Aides

3.51

Orthodontists

3.38

Mining Machine Operators, All Other

2.97

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

2.91

Production Workers, All Other

2.72

Animal Trainers

2.60

Transportation Workers, All Other

2.58
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Idaho, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

16.05

Log Graders and Scalers

10.54

Fallers

10.07

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

8.17

Dredge Operators

6.43

Hydrologists

6.02

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

6.00

Foresters

5.92

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

5.72

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

5.62
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Hawaii, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Dancers

14.33

Astronomers

12.58

Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants

10.48

Tour Guides and Escorts

9.82

Anthropologists and Archeologists

8.78

Transportation Workers, All Other

7.98

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

6.88

Transportation Security Screeners

6.81

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

6.14

Baggage Porters and Bellhops

6.03
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Georgia, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fabric Menders, Except Garment

12.06

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

11.20

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.02

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

6.11

Mathematical Technicians

5.96

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

5.38

Statistical Assistants

5.18

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

4.00

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

3.71

Embalmers

3.66
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Florida, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Motorboat Operators

6.95

Athletes and Sports Competitors

4.90

Special Education Teachers, All Other

4.25

Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other

3.90

Baggage Porters and Bellhops

3.73

Farm Labor Contractors

3.41

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

3.29

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

2.75

Real Estate Sales Agents

2.75

Psychologists, All Other

2.48
Occupations with the highest location quotient in District of Columbia, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Political Scientists

115.48

Economists

67.08

Artists and Related Workers, All Other

28.64

Radio Operators

22.49

Social Science Research Assistants

20.11

Historians

18.92

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

18.35

Law Teachers, Postsecondary

15.20

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary

13.02

Public Relations Specialists

12.05
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Delaware, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Chemists

12.54

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

7.45

Chemical Engineers

6.61

Farm and Home Management Advisors

5.74

Paperhangers

5.47

Credit Analysts

5.23

Shampooers

4.76

Chemical Technicians

4.62

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

4.41

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

4.06
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Connecticut, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Actuaries

4.50

Fire Inspectors and Investigators

4.09

Insurance Underwriters

3.39

Psychiatrists

3.05

Survey Researchers

2.95

Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary

2.89

Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers

2.85

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

2.77

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

2.57

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

2.56
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Colorado, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Atmospheric and Space Scientists

8.90

Bicycle Repairers

4.72

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

4.48

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

4.36

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

3.82

Mining Machine Operators, All Other

3.70

Hydrologists

3.50

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

3.48

Wellhead Pumpers

3.47

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

3.39
Occupations with the highest location quotient in California, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

5.97

Media and Communication Workers, All Other

3.97

Film and Video Editors

3.68

Farm Labor Contractors

3.57

Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance

3.55

Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other

3.51

Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes

3.25

Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

3.23

Actors

3.22

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

3.12
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Arkansas, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders

15.26

Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists

11.95

Food Processing Workers, All Other

8.72

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

7.28

Log Graders and Scalers

6.91

Fallers

6.14

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

5.40

Logging Equipment Operators

4.08

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

4.02

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

4.00
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Arizona, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

4.71

Watch Repairers

3.96

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

3.95

Agricultural Workers, All Other

3.79

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

3.68

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

3.45

Forensic Science Technicians

3.39

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

3.34

Tapers

3.21

Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians

3.14
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Alaska, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Mining Machine Operators, All Other

66.18

Fishers and Related Fishing Workers

43.55

Pile-Driver Operators

28.62

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

17.65

Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants

15.78

Ship Engineers

14.26

Sailors and Marine Oilers

14.13

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

12.60

Extraction Workers, All Other

10.73

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

10.39
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Alabama, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic

10.32

Roof Bolters, Mining

7.34

Farm and Home Management Advisors

6.84

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.69

Fallers

6.45

Tire Builders

6.38

Logging Equipment Operators

6.01

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

5.57

Mining Machine Operators, All Other

5.11

Agricultural Workers, All Other

4.69
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Puerto Rico nonmetropolitan area 2, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Pharmacy Aides

15.58

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education

6.24

Cooks, Fast Food

6.18

Highway Maintenance Workers

6.11

Word Processors and Typists

5.64

Butchers and Meat Cutters

5.53

Librarians

4.61

Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

4.05

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

3.41

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

3.41
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Puerto Rico nonmetropolitan area 1, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Pharmacy Aides

31.21

Highway Maintenance Workers

12.27

Word Processors and Typists

10.59

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education

5.26

Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers

4.63

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

3.77

Construction Laborers

3.45

Child, Family, and School Social Workers

3.32

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

3.15

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

2.78
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Wind Turbine Service Technicians

101.54

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

26.75

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

25.09

Plant and System Operators, All Other

15.29

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

13.70

Forest and Conservation Technicians

12.81

Farm and Home Management Advisors

12.12

Gas Plant Operators

10.55

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

8.50

Conservation Scientists

7.93
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

99.02

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

44.36

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

42.86

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

33.33

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

26.49

Extraction Workers, All Other

24.99

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

20.80

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

18.55

Gas Plant Operators

15.14

Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines

14.37
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gas Plant Operators

33.45

Mine Shuttle Car Operators

32.92

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

32.16

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

26.99

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

25.91

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

24.82

Rail Car Repairers

24.31

Wellhead Pumpers

20.02

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

19.68

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

16.78
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Wellhead Pumpers

48.90

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

24.47

Forest and Conservation Technicians

22.44

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

20.25

Gas Plant Operators

17.89

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

16.53

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

15.11

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

10.04

Conservation Scientists

8.86

Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers

6.92
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Foresters

20.29

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

19.63

Fish and Game Wardens

18.70

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

12.96

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

12.91

Logging Equipment Operators

10.25

Slot Supervisors

9.91

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

9.22

Conservation Scientists

7.83

Forest and Conservation Technicians

7.80
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Bridge and Lock Tenders

27.81

Foresters

8.45

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.30

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

8.27

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

8.16

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

8.15

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

8.09

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

7.29

Highway Maintenance Workers

6.20

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.89
Occupations with the highest location quotient in South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

13.41

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

9.07

Pourers and Casters, Metal

8.15

Psychiatric Technicians

7.00

Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

6.76

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

6.28

Legislators

6.02

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.55

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.38

Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors

5.28
Occupations with the highest location quotient in West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

9.04

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.69

Foresters

6.89

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

6.87

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

6.60

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.84

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.57

Logging Equipment Operators

5.04

Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers

4.69

Medical Transcriptionists

4.48
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

15.74

Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

8.46

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

7.43

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

7.39

Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.14

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.11

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

5.90

Motorcycle Mechanics

5.75

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.66

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.64
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Roof Bolters, Mining

110.26

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

59.35

Mine Shuttle Car Operators

57.05

Wellhead Pumpers

41.06

Log Graders and Scalers

25.97

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

18.12

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

16.31

Helpers--Extraction Workers

14.35

Power Distributors and Dispatchers

13.90

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

12.03
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Mine Shuttle Car Operators

172.32

Roof Bolters, Mining

128.87

Log Graders and Scalers

44.70

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

39.85

Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining

38.01

Helpers--Extraction Workers

34.46

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

31.21

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

22.15

Fallers

19.73

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

14.47
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Log Graders and Scalers

38.66

Forest and Conservation Technicians

20.32

Logging Equipment Operators

19.11

Conservation Scientists

14.14

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

12.78

Foresters

10.87

Biological Scientists, All Other

8.92

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

7.66

Power Distributors and Dispatchers

6.63

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary

6.27
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Central Washington nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

55.62

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

25.56

Conservation Scientists

16.54

Forest and Conservation Technicians

16.45

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

15.84

Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

15.70

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

12.84

Power Distributors and Dispatchers

10.17

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

9.91

Logging Equipment Operators

8.68
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

48.84

Log Graders and Scalers

48.23

Forest and Conservation Workers

43.95

Rock Splitters, Quarry

27.76

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

20.84

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

18.17

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

13.05

Foresters

11.63

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

9.67

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

8.46
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

13.53

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

9.36

Conservation Scientists

7.82

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

7.07

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

5.52

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

4.95

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

4.69

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

4.05

Tour Guides and Escorts

3.68

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

3.61
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Agricultural Inspectors

29.31

Fence Erectors

11.23

Fallers

9.74

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

7.36

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

6.71

Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

5.14

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

5.10

Curators

4.88

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.85

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

4.50
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Mathematicians

248.20

Computer and Information Research Scientists

70.06

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

26.25

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

12.97

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

11.15

Agricultural Inspectors

10.46

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

10.31

Aerospace Engineers

9.76

Helpers--Carpenters

8.61

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

8.21
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fallers

38.23

Logging Equipment Operators

27.87

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

19.70

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

12.40

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

10.24

Power Distributors and Dispatchers

10.05

Correctional Officers and Jailers

9.66

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

8.51

Psychiatric Technicians

7.34

Helpers--Carpenters

7.11
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

96.03

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

27.58

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

19.35

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

12.51

Furniture Finishers

10.36

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

10.04

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

9.37

Psychiatric Technicians

8.95

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

7.82

Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

6.70
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Stonemasons

9.04

Food Scientists and Technologists

8.44

Conservation Scientists

7.73

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

7.33

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

7.20

Foresters

7.09

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.67

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

6.51

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

6.23

Cutters and Trimmers, Hand

5.68
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Rock Splitters, Quarry

17.91

Choreographers

8.97

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

7.50

Highway Maintenance Workers

6.48

Foresters

5.49

Stonemasons

5.48

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

5.42

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay

4.89

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

4.72

Coaches and Scouts

4.72
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Mine Shuttle Car Operators

60.42

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

58.08

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

45.54

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

44.50

Wellhead Pumpers

36.93

Roof Bolters, Mining

36.14

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

31.33

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

27.25

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

20.45

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

16.42
Occupations with the highest location quotient in South Western Utah nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

46.60

Lodging Managers

15.37

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

11.79

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

8.73

Biological Scientists, All Other

6.33

Nonfarm Animal Caretakers

6.28

Tour Guides and Escorts

6.01

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.00

Highway Maintenance Workers

4.97

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

4.43
Occupations with the highest location quotient in West Central Utah nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

42.43

Legislators

9.73

Correctional Officers and Jailers

6.15

Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers

4.80

Highway Maintenance Workers

4.16

Social and Human Service Assistants

3.73

Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers

3.69

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

3.63

First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators

3.25

Teacher Assistants

3.15
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northern Utah nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

8.18

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

5.59

Legislators

4.90

Mechanical Engineers

4.13

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

3.99

Mechanical Drafters

3.98

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

3.70

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

3.49

Highway Maintenance Workers

3.30

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

3.25
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

41.89

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

26.33

Helpers--Extraction Workers

24.55

Wellhead Pumpers

17.12

Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers

15.83

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

15.34

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

13.58

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

13.33

Correctional Officers and Jailers

9.70

Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons

9.50
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Detectives and Criminal Investigators

38.29

Helpers--Extraction Workers

15.61

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

13.25

Fish and Game Wardens

10.65

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

9.13

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

7.98

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

7.61

Personal Care Aides

6.53

Cooks, Short Order

5.70

Civil Engineering Technicians

4.78
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

14.20

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

13.31

Pourers and Casters, Metal

12.14

Fish and Game Wardens

9.14

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

7.14

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

6.74

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

6.64

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

5.62

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

5.43

Wellhead Pumpers

4.38
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

13.38

Helpers--Extraction Workers

10.96

Psychiatric Aides

9.92

Logging Equipment Operators

9.88

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

6.06

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

5.91

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

5.58

Fish and Game Wardens

5.19

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

5.18

Correctional Officers and Jailers

5.11
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

19.39

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

8.31

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary

7.20

Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

6.80

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary

5.85

Petroleum Engineers

4.14

Machinists

4.13

Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

3.66

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

3.64

Correctional Officers and Jailers

3.64
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

45.88

Helpers--Extraction Workers

41.54

Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

36.20

Wind Turbine Service Technicians

34.91

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

32.66

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

18.96

Wellhead Pumpers

17.78

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

16.74

Petroleum Engineers

12.34

Psychiatric Aides

11.09
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Tour Guides and Escorts

9.87

Nuclear Technicians

8.10

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

7.85

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

5.88

Plant and System Operators, All Other

5.37

Residential Advisors

4.98

Pipelayers

4.29

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.26

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

4.26

Lodging Managers

4.20
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Workers, All Other

25.88

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

10.31

Traffic Technicians

9.30

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

9.01

Correspondence Clerks

7.52

Sewing Machine Operators

7.39

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.77

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

6.38

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.07

Funeral Attendants

5.54
Occupations with the highest location quotient in South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

12.51

Logging Equipment Operators

7.22

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

6.99

Team Assemblers

6.36

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

5.22

Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

5.13

Pipelayers

4.73

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.68

Mechanical Engineering Technicians

4.39

Funeral Service Managers

4.28
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers

13.24

Upholsterers

12.13

Electro-Mechanical Technicians

11.87

Agricultural Equipment Operators

9.32

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

6.66

Logging Equipment Operators

6.52

Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers

5.81

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.63

Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors

5.01

Pipelayers

4.94
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

39.50

Forest and Conservation Workers

38.98

Gaming Cage Workers

30.32

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

26.44

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

23.29

Conservation Scientists

16.49

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

10.09

Education Administrators, All Other

9.67

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

9.49

Tour Guides and Escorts

9.23
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Workers

37.77

Animal Scientists

25.54

Soil and Plant Scientists

21.40

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

20.53

Choreographers

18.50

Farm and Home Management Advisors

16.33

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

16.02

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

12.17

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

11.33

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

9.75
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Central South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Workers

51.52

Emergency Management Directors

38.47

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

30.88

Fish and Game Wardens

24.00

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

19.97

Soil and Plant Scientists

17.66

Conservation Scientists

16.16

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

14.52

Tour Guides and Escorts

11.75

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

10.93
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

23.15

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

11.34

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

10.27

Residential Advisors

5.93

Education Administrators, Postsecondary

5.42

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

4.29

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

4.06

Legislators

4.02

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

3.53

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.35
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Pee Dee South Carolina nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

100.95

Agricultural Equipment Operators

13.69

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

12.48

Logging Equipment Operators

10.05

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.92

Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

7.32

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

6.78

Correctional Officers and Jailers

6.48

Maintenance Workers, Machinery

6.32

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

5.86
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

41.33

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

24.30

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

15.85

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

12.05

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

11.16

Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

10.05

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.97

Chemical Plant and System Operators

7.74

Logging Equipment Operators

7.47

Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

6.97
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

22.25

Orderlies

10.27

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

4.85

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

4.57

Pest Control Workers

4.51

Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

4.04

First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers

4.02

Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

3.79

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

3.74

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

3.58
Occupations with the highest location quotient in New Shoreham Town, Rhode Island nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Cooks, Restaurant

8.64

Waiters and Waitresses

6.98
Occupations with the highest location quotient in East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Furniture Finishers

13.92

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

10.56

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

9.77

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

8.36

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

7.55

Pourers and Casters, Metal

6.16

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

4.71

Judicial Law Clerks

4.38

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.31

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.12
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Rock Splitters, Quarry

57.49

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

16.28

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

15.96

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

13.32

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

10.48

Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

8.94

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

7.76

Plant and System Operators, All Other

7.22

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.61

Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

5.84
Occupations with the highest location quotient in West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

20.22

Roof Bolters, Mining

14.92

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

12.04

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

11.19

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

9.67

Wellhead Pumpers

9.39

Helpers--Extraction Workers

9.02

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

8.86

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.85

Rock Splitters, Quarry

8.38
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Mine Shuttle Car Operators

54.28

Roof Bolters, Mining

47.83

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

23.07

Mining Machine Operators, All Other

16.25

Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining

15.19

Helpers--Extraction Workers

11.16

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

10.51

Power Plant Operators

9.38

Gas Plant Operators

9.03

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

7.00
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eastern Oregon nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

86.02

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

19.54

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

14.24

Logging Equipment Operators

14.04

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

11.96

Conservation Scientists

11.88

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

11.61

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

10.16

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

9.37

Clergy

9.01
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Central Oregon nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

59.44

Forest and Conservation Technicians

22.68

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

15.24

Power Distributors and Dispatchers

12.83

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

12.70

Directors, Religious Activities and Education

11.91

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

9.70

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

9.43

Foresters

9.35

Clergy

9.06
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southern Oregon & Linn County nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Workers, All Other

189.86

Log Graders and Scalers

42.03

Logging Equipment Operators

24.95

Foresters

14.27

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

13.53

Furniture Finishers

12.51

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

11.86

Forest and Conservation Technicians

11.09

Dentists, All Other Specialists

10.72

Clergy

10.09
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Workers, All Other

191.76

Logging Equipment Operators

38.61

Motorboat Operators

17.47

Clergy

13.07

Foresters

11.11

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

8.88

Lodging Managers

8.67

Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants

7.75

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

7.40

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.85
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gaming Cage Workers

34.39

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

17.51

Gaming Managers

16.94

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

16.18

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

15.12

Gaming Supervisors

14.99

Slot Supervisors

14.81

Gaming Dealers

13.99

Wellhead Pumpers

10.93

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

10.37
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

26.54

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

21.59

Wellhead Pumpers

21.20

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

19.95

Helpers--Extraction Workers

13.23

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

12.83

Agricultural Equipment Operators

12.51

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

10.83

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

10.80

Gas Plant Operators

9.74
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

41.03

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

38.22

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

28.30

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

24.31

Wellhead Pumpers

23.36

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

18.02

Gas Plant Operators

13.27

Petroleum Engineers

12.22

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

11.69

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

10.89
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gaming Managers

33.70

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

31.19

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

25.61

Gaming Cage Workers

19.24

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

16.04

Petroleum Engineers

15.92

Slot Supervisors

10.89

Gaming Supervisors

8.70

Surveying and Mapping Technicians

7.27

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

7.19
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Painters, Transportation Equipment

5.89

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

5.46

Power Plant Operators

4.72

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

4.67

Special Education Teachers, Middle School

4.56

Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers

4.31

Communications Teachers, Postsecondary

4.18

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

4.12

Plant and System Operators, All Other

3.99

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

3.91
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

30.93

Wellhead Pumpers

14.53

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

12.52

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

11.19

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.51

Gas Plant Operators

8.47

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

8.18

Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other

6.95

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

5.62

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

5.10
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

11.85

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

11.51

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

10.13

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.99

Furniture Finishers

9.37

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.49

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

5.79

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.78

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.34

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.17
Occupations with the highest location quotient in West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

13.17

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

12.23

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

11.05

Pourers and Casters, Metal

9.17

Millwrights

8.43

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

7.63

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.27

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

7.23

Wind Turbine Service Technicians

6.55

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

6.21
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Far Eastern North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders

31.78

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

20.81

Soil and Plant Scientists

16.54

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

12.41

Millwrights

11.95

Agricultural Equipment Operators

11.70

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

10.57

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

7.66

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

6.54

Highway Maintenance Workers

4.43
Occupations with the highest location quotient in East Central North Dakota, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

26.96

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

11.04

Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

9.46

Agricultural Inspectors

8.86

Conservation Scientists

8.61

Soil and Plant Scientists

8.35

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

7.78

Bailiffs

7.34

Industrial Engineering Technicians

6.34

Highway Maintenance Workers

6.14
Occupations with the highest location quotient in West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

31.95

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

24.22

Wellhead Pumpers

21.51

Soil and Plant Scientists

16.33

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

13.71

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

10.68

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

9.74

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

9.55

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

8.96

Power Plant Operators

8.94
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Extraction Workers, All Other

202.48

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

122.11

Wellhead Pumpers

110.00

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

98.30

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

96.27

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

71.96

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

61.42

Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

52.20

Helpers--Extraction Workers

33.10

Gas Plant Operators

14.32
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fallers

15.76

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

15.14

Rock Splitters, Quarry

14.06

Log Graders and Scalers

9.84

Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers

7.74

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

6.93

Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary

6.91

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary

6.54

Tree Trimmers and Pruners

6.01

Craft Artists

5.50
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

27.49

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

24.43

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

17.39

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

12.56

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

10.93

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary

9.01

Animal Trainers

6.82

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

6.62

Pipelayers

5.25

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

5.01
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

43.72

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

18.95

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

10.61

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

8.59

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

8.13

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

7.88

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary

7.57

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

7.19

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

7.11

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

6.99
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

15.93

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

11.37

Fallers

8.86

Power Plant Operators

6.32

Sailors and Marine Oilers

5.58

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.88

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

4.80

Foresters

4.64

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

4.25

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.15
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Historians

15.33

Legislators

12.19

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

7.66

Highway Maintenance Workers

7.57

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

7.14

Animal Control Workers

6.04

Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary

5.96

Bailiffs

5.84

Furniture Finishers

5.52

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

5.04
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Central New York nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Legislators

10.86

Historians

10.21

Animal Control Workers

7.70

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

7.15

Highway Maintenance Workers

6.88

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

6.23

Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

5.79

Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers

5.14

Rehabilitation Counselors

5.06

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.91
Occupations with the highest location quotient in East Central New York nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Legislators

14.60

Highway Maintenance Workers

10.38

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

10.27

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

10.06

Correctional Officers and Jailers

9.46

Music Directors and Composers

8.23

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

7.27

Word Processors and Typists

5.04

Protective Service Workers, All Other

4.57

Bus Drivers, School or Special Client

4.19
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Capital/Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Bridge and Lock Tenders

12.43

Legislators

10.44

Historians

9.98

Fish and Game Wardens

8.95

Highway Maintenance Workers

7.44

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

6.81

Correctional Officers and Jailers

6.71

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary

6.37

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

6.00

Word Processors and Typists

5.65
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Los Alamos County, New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Nuclear Engineers

90.81

Environmental Engineers

46.68

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

22.83

Protective Service Workers, All Other

18.20

First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other

17.41

Training and Development Specialists

4.01

Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers

3.91

Security Guards

3.42

Machinists

3.37

Family and General Practitioners

3.25
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

57.41

Forest and Conservation Technicians

41.41

Detectives and Criminal Investigators

29.32

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

16.37

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

7.31

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

7.24

Production Workers, All Other

6.39

Helpers--Electricians

5.85

Legislators

5.74

Meter Readers, Utilities

5.36
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Helpers--Extraction Workers

46.01

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

42.74

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

39.88

Wellhead Pumpers

36.02

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

29.78

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

14.62

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

12.84

Plant and System Operators, All Other

12.11

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

10.36

Gas Plant Operators

9.49
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

20.44

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

19.64

Slot Supervisors

12.48

Foresters

9.77

Gaming Cage Workers

7.22

Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

7.19

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

7.03

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

6.57

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

6.40

Personal Care Aides

6.05
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwestern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Statistical Assistants

11.09

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary

8.38

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

6.06

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

4.97

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

4.95

Industrial Engineering Technicians

4.44

Education Teachers, Postsecondary

3.61

Highway Maintenance Workers

3.51

Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.42

Machinists

3.37
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

32.34

Physical Scientists, All Other

8.44

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

6.71

Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other

6.10

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

5.90

Cooks, Short Order

5.56

Counselors, All Other

5.40

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

5.31

Highway Maintenance Workers

5.00

Education Administrators, Postsecondary

4.55
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Other New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

8.85

Hydrologists

7.99

Material Moving Workers, All Other

7.51

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

5.62

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

5.28

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

4.93

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

4.76

Stonemasons

4.72

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

4.51

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

4.48
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Material Moving Workers, All Other

30.12

Logging Equipment Operators

13.09

Highway Maintenance Workers

7.20

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

6.56

Forest and Conservation Technicians

5.33

Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors

4.32

Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other

3.76

Cooks, Short Order

3.58

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

3.50

Social and Human Service Assistants

3.45
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

317.87

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

302.31

Mining Machine Operators, All Other

117.15

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

97.33

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

78.60

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

63.99

Helpers--Extraction Workers

37.56

Slot Supervisors

31.02

Gaming Cage Workers

29.75

Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines

29.71
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gaming Cage Workers

46.73

Gaming Supervisors

31.18

Gaming Service Workers, All Other

30.90

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

25.50

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

19.24

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

18.39

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

15.70

Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks

7.08

Carpet Installers

6.57

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.87
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Agricultural Equipment Operators

30.54

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

26.10

Soil and Plant Scientists

22.69

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

16.74

Legislators

12.86

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

12.34

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

8.61

Funeral Attendants

6.86

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

6.72

Highway Maintenance Workers

5.73
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Dredge Operators

24.33

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

14.19

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

14.02

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

13.19

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

11.18

Agricultural Equipment Operators

10.72

Legislators

9.46

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

8.86

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.13

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.46
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Central Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Dredge Operators

25.47

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

16.97

Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

16.51

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

16.06

Agricultural Equipment Operators

12.73

Soil and Plant Scientists

10.64

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

7.67

Power Distributors and Dispatchers

7.52

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

6.87

Agricultural Inspectors

6.62
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

23.46

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

17.32

Agricultural Equipment Operators

11.72

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

9.02

Environmental Engineering Technicians

8.80

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

8.52

Conservation Scientists

7.89

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

6.39

Radio and Television Announcers

6.31

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

5.90
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Western Montana nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Rock Splitters, Quarry

86.60

Forest and Conservation Technicians

48.21

Logging Equipment Operators

17.83

Foresters

14.26

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

10.07

Conservation Scientists

7.47

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

7.40

Clergy

7.16

Biological Scientists, All Other

6.91

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

6.36
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

20.05

Psychiatric Aides

13.20

Fence Erectors

10.22

Hydrologists

10.14

Conservation Scientists

9.97

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

7.05

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary

5.85

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

5.69

Clergy

5.51

Drafters, All Other

5.21
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Central Montana nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining

199.69

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

198.88

Wellhead Pumpers

28.63

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

23.81

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

18.25

Forest and Conservation Technicians

17.12

Conservation Scientists

15.68

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

12.61

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

12.19

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

11.26
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eastern Montana nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

74.77

Wellhead Pumpers

40.15

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

25.40

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

12.69

Gas Plant Operators

12.50

Soil and Plant Scientists

10.16

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

9.75

Surveyors

9.40

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

8.73

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

8.44
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers

75.49

Actors

8.54

Musicians and Singers

8.23

Agricultural Inspectors

7.09

Travel Agents

5.81

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.75

Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers

5.30

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

4.55

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

4.42

Photographers

4.30
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining

18.91

Rock Splitters, Quarry

17.84

Agricultural Equipment Operators

17.18

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

13.95

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

10.75

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

10.73

Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

9.59

Pourers and Casters, Metal

6.89

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

6.85

Psychiatric Technicians

5.41
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Missouri nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

11.83

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

8.84

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

8.04

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

7.06

Conservation Scientists

6.70

Agricultural Equipment Operators

5.47

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.43

Highway Maintenance Workers

5.41

Pipelayers

4.94

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

4.94
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.57

Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers

6.52

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

5.19

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

4.47

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

4.30

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

3.69

Forest and Conservation Workers

3.65

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

3.50

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

3.50

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

3.42
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists

35.76

Logging Equipment Operators

33.88

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

19.80

Gaming Managers

13.88

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

10.89

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

10.35

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

9.60

Gaming Cage Workers

8.66

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

8.61

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

8.24
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists

31.62

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

27.07

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

26.80

Logging Equipment Operators

24.02

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

18.96

Psychiatric Aides

15.50

Agricultural Inspectors

9.49

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

9.00

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

7.38

Millwrights

6.22
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists

24.99

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

23.52

Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

12.07

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

10.16

Logging Equipment Operators

6.43

Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

6.21

Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors

5.68

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.66

Correctional Officers and Jailers

5.60

Legislators

4.85
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Upholsterers

82.38

Farm and Home Management Advisors

22.30

Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists

21.56

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

19.17

Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

16.19

Sewing Machine Operators

12.32

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

12.13

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

10.90

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

10.46

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

10.24
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

23.09

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

17.05

Food Processing Workers, All Other

15.24

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

9.61

Plant and System Operators, All Other

7.82

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.94

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

5.59

Food Scientists and Technologists

4.67

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.41

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

4.40
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Wind Turbine Service Technicians

54.18

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

48.78

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

25.85

Agricultural Equipment Operators

7.98

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

7.69

Food Processing Workers, All Other

7.45

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

6.35

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.27

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

5.36

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

4.79
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Foresters

25.68

Logging Equipment Operators

14.99

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

11.27

Forest and Conservation Technicians

10.72

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

7.41

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

7.40

Power Plant Operators

6.82

Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers

6.41

Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines

5.30

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

4.96
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

18.38

Slot Supervisors

8.63

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.19

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.01

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

5.70

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

4.58

Food Processing Workers, All Other

4.55

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.48

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

4.22

Hydrologists

4.03
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Tree Trimmers and Pruners

8.91

Chemical Plant and System Operators

8.84

Craft Artists

7.01

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

6.48

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.31

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.17

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.69

Industrial Engineering Technicians

5.67

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.48

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

4.72
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.83

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

6.53

Nurse Anesthetists

5.52

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.34

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.31

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

4.01

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

3.96

Gaming Service Workers, All Other

3.92

Court Reporters

3.83

Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate

3.67
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gas Plant Operators

14.57

Logging Equipment Operators

13.54

Legislators

8.44

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

6.59

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

5.78

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

5.10

Tool and Die Makers

4.91

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

4.89

Directors, Religious Activities and Education

4.63

Clergy

4.63
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Bridge and Lock Tenders

25.21

Logging Equipment Operators

15.81

Slot Supervisors

14.96

Foresters

12.88

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

12.58

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

10.89

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

7.97

Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers

6.95

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

6.41

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

6.34
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Education Administrators, Postsecondary

8.10

Legislators

5.36

Audio and Video Equipment Technicians

4.91

Library Technicians

4.78

Mechanical Drafters

4.44

Special Education Teachers, Middle School

4.20

Firefighters

3.69

Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists

3.64

Self-Enrichment Education Teachers

3.51

Librarians

3.40
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Healthcare Social Workers

6.61

Health Educators

6.47

Self-Enrichment Education Teachers

4.53

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

4.42

Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate

4.21

Firefighters

3.83

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

3.80

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

3.55

Fundraisers

3.49

Social and Community Service Managers

3.36
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers

5.62

Library Technicians

4.47

Chefs and Head Cooks

4.20

Highway Maintenance Workers

4.04

Social and Human Service Assistants

3.78

Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

3.60

Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers

3.43

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

3.26

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

3.07

Dishwashers

3.07
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Nantucket Island and Martha's Vineyard nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers

15.72

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

15.69

Lodging Managers

9.64

Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

6.90

Chefs and Head Cooks

6.53

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

6.22

Library Technicians

4.31

Postal Service Clerks

4.24

Carpenters

3.97

Mental Health Counselors

3.89
Occupations with the highest location quotient in St. Mary's County, Maryland nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Aerospace Engineers

38.55

Computer and Information Research Scientists

31.34

Logisticians

25.62

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer

23.42

Engineers, All Other

19.41

Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other

14.33

Operations Research Analysts

11.96

Financial Specialists, All Other

11.81

Computer Hardware Engineers

10.53

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

10.29
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Garrett County, Maryland nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Residential Advisors

7.14

Data Entry Keyers

6.83

Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics

3.42

Carpenters

3.13

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

3.08

Real Estate Sales Agents

2.90

Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers

2.70

Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners

2.62

Food Preparation Workers

2.59

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

2.56
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

11.33

Court Reporters

10.98

Judicial Law Clerks

5.97

Residential Advisors

5.31

Agricultural Inspectors

4.69

Marriage and Family Therapists

4.34

Conservation Scientists

4.20

Legislators

3.97

Cooks, Short Order

3.72

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

3.60
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

9.96

Log Graders and Scalers

9.35

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

8.31

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.07

Fish and Game Wardens

7.88

Mechanical Drafters

6.19

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

5.76

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

4.79

Psychiatrists

4.45

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

4.43
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

49.42

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

11.43

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

9.40

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

8.25

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

8.00

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

7.05

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

7.01

Foresters

7.00

Lodging Managers

6.47

Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment

6.45
Occupations with the highest location quotient in New Iberia nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Riggers

44.11

Sailors and Marine Oilers

36.15

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

36.10

Ship Engineers

31.69

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

20.25

Bridge and Lock Tenders

18.02

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic

15.68

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

14.76

Special Education Teachers, All Other

13.06

Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons

12.40
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Special Education Teachers, All Other

12.64

Logging Equipment Operators

10.45

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

8.45

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

6.66

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.46

Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other

4.98

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

4.87

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

4.52

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

4.48

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

4.09
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

30.77

Embalmers

15.23

Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers, All Other

14.16

Forest and Conservation Workers

13.09

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

11.63

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

9.71

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

6.71

Correctional Officers and Jailers

5.56

Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other

5.15

Production Workers, All Other

4.19
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Hammond nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other

11.72

Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other

10.83

Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

6.20

Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators

5.91

Personal Care Aides

4.50

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

4.45

Food Preparation Workers

3.98

Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks

3.06

Nurse Anesthetists

2.90

Helpers--Electricians

2.88
Occupations with the highest location quotient in East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Roof Bolters, Mining

134.52

Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining

131.46

Mine Shuttle Car Operators

108.97

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

55.41

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

24.03

Mining Machine Operators, All Other

23.30

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

11.06

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

9.53

Helpers--Extraction Workers

9.24

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

8.50
Occupations with the highest location quotient in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Budget Analysts

10.56

Woodworkers, All Other

9.07

Epidemiologists

7.22

Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers

6.21

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

5.29

Environmental Engineering Technicians

5.22

Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents

4.96

Cartographers and Photogrammetrists

4.53

Residential Advisors

4.24

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

4.08
Occupations with the highest location quotient in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

17.75

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

9.25

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

8.98

Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers

8.68

Sewing Machine Operators

6.71

Bailiffs

6.48

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

6.12

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.90

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.80

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

5.35
Occupations with the highest location quotient in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Mine Shuttle Car Operators

68.43

Roof Bolters, Mining

62.84

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

11.47

Plant and System Operators, All Other

10.79

Helpers--Extraction Workers

9.56

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

8.31

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

7.54

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

6.58

Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors

4.93

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

4.89
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Kansas nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

11.56

Wellhead Pumpers

11.48

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

10.96

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

10.92

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

10.65

Agricultural Equipment Operators

10.60

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

10.35

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

8.98

Farm and Home Management Advisors

8.26

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

8.14
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

15.18

Production Workers, All Other

9.84

Millwrights

9.37

Agricultural Equipment Operators

7.61

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

7.52

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.17

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

5.81

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

5.77

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.43

Food Batchmakers

5.31
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Agricultural Equipment Operators

19.09

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

17.65

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.98

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.56

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

7.43

Farm and Home Management Advisors

7.33

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

6.26

Community Health Workers

6.04

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

6.01

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

5.81
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Wind Turbine Service Technicians

42.00

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

38.99

Agricultural Equipment Operators

21.01

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

13.39

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

13.21

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

10.75

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

10.66

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

9.00

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

8.28

Chemical Plant and System Operators

7.54
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Wind Turbine Service Technicians

20.34

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

18.66

Agricultural Equipment Operators

16.50

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

10.39

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

8.98

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

8.80

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

7.47

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

6.25

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

5.88

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

5.86
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Furniture Finishers

31.06

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

29.67

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

14.66

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

12.27

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

10.29

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.24

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

7.42

Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

7.10

Upholsterers

6.48

Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants

5.50
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

14.33

Tool and Die Makers

14.21

Pourers and Casters, Metal

11.21

Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

10.16

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

8.96

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.39

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.83

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

7.18

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.92

Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers

5.74
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

19.22

Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

14.59

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

12.27

Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.56

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.23

Furniture Finishers

9.12

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.31

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.12

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

7.53

Pourers and Casters, Metal

7.50
Occupations with the highest location quotient in South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Roof Bolters, Mining

24.82

Bridge and Lock Tenders

10.74

Helpers--Extraction Workers

8.85

Legislators

7.49

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

7.24

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

6.44

Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

6.37

Physical Therapist Aides

5.63

Riggers

5.46

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

5.27
Occupations with the highest location quotient in East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

10.67

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.34

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.25

Food Batchmakers

5.68

Printing Press Operators

5.66

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.56

Riggers

5.35

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

5.02

Helpers--Extraction Workers

4.31

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

4.18
Occupations with the highest location quotient in West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

13.16

Legislators

6.02

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.90

Agricultural Workers, All Other

5.69

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

5.54

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

5.49

Agricultural Equipment Operators

5.09

Correctional Officers and Jailers

4.42

Butchers and Meat Cutters

4.22

Power Plant Operators

3.99
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

15.51

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

10.62

Agricultural Equipment Operators

9.83

Funeral Service Managers

9.17

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.35

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

6.61

Dietetic Technicians

5.24

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.84

Legislators

4.60

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

4.29
Occupations with the highest location quotient in East Idaho nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

44.36

Forest and Conservation Technicians

34.42

Agricultural Equipment Operators

18.21

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

18.07

Life Scientists, All Other

9.86

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

9.52

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

9.04

Agricultural Inspectors

8.10

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

7.16

Conservation Scientists

7.15
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southcentral Idaho nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

15.13

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

13.26

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

11.83

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

11.44

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

11.26

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.28

Rehabilitation Counselors

6.19

Food Batchmakers

6.08

Food Scientists and Technologists

6.07

Dental Laboratory Technicians

6.06
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwest Idaho nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

84.11

Legislators

9.80

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

8.58

Highway Maintenance Workers

5.94

Pipelayers

5.64

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

4.85

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

4.56

Firefighters

4.38

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

4.18

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

4.03
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Idaho nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fallers

127.27

Log Graders and Scalers

107.38

Forest and Conservation Technicians

57.44

Logging Equipment Operators

42.02

Foresters

40.33

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

24.96

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

18.00

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

12.88

Legislators

10.74

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

10.71
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Hawaii / Maui / Kauai nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants

29.80

Astronomers

23.64

Tour Guides and Escorts

15.98

Baggage Porters and Bellhops

10.61

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

8.93

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

8.74

Transportation Security Screeners

8.61

Dancers

8.48

Transportation Workers, All Other

8.33

Concierges

8.27
Occupations with the highest location quotient in South Georgia nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

21.95

Embalmers

13.63

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

12.13

Fallers

10.89

Fish and Game Wardens

10.45

Statistical Assistants

10.15

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

9.48

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

8.29

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

8.09

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

6.20
Occupations with the highest location quotient in East Georgia nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

31.38

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

14.58

Fish and Game Wardens

11.82

Correctional Officers and Jailers

9.08

Statistical Assistants

8.36

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

6.37

Millwrights

5.61

Residential Advisors

4.84

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

4.81

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

4.49
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

24.63

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

21.74

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

18.86

Embalmers

10.11

Statistical Assistants

9.06

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

6.45

Fish and Game Wardens

6.40

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.82

Team Assemblers

5.71

Correctional Officers and Jailers

5.44
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Georgia nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

79.29

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

52.75

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

38.68

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

30.97

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

29.57

Embalmers

13.68

Fish and Game Wardens

8.39

Tree Trimmers and Pruners

7.69

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

7.31

Statistical Assistants

7.21
Occupations with the highest location quotient in South Florida nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Motorboat Operators

80.14

Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

16.95

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

16.68

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

13.05

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

6.77

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.65

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

5.83

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

5.15

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.05

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

4.83
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

16.06

Correctional Officers and Jailers

12.71

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

7.35

Farm and Home Management Advisors

7.29

Hydrologists

6.29

Foresters

5.81

Agricultural Inspectors

5.52

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

4.95

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

4.69

Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers

4.20
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farm and Home Management Advisors

20.62

Correctional Officers and Jailers

16.89

Logging Equipment Operators

16.27

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

10.92

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

8.62

Special Education Teachers, All Other

7.82

Legislators

4.67

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists

4.31

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

3.93

Real Estate Sales Agents

3.63
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Sussex County, Delaware nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

35.20

Farm and Home Management Advisors

24.35

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

16.32

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

9.12

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

9.02

Food Processing Workers, All Other

7.87

Shampooers

7.03

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

4.69

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.25

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

3.90
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Residential Advisors

8.24

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

5.62

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.35

Social and Community Service Managers

5.01

Rehabilitation Counselors

4.86

Library Technicians

4.16

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

4.05

Personal Care Aides

3.79

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

3.47

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

3.43
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Sewing Machine Operators

6.82

Mental Health Counselors

5.84

Social and Community Service Managers

5.49

Bus Drivers, School or Special Client

5.46

Rehabilitation Counselors

5.27

Highway Maintenance Workers

4.84

Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.31

Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

4.30

Social and Human Service Assistants

4.13

Nonfarm Animal Caretakers

3.82
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Central Colorado nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Correctional Officers and Jailers

29.84

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

28.80

Forest and Conservation Technicians

14.22

Court, Municipal, and License Clerks

5.27

Legislators

4.25

Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate

4.14

Highway Maintenance Workers

4.02

Mental Health Counselors

3.78

Library Technicians

3.18

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

2.96
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Central Colorado nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Bicycle Repairers

29.13

Stonemasons

21.16

Coaches and Scouts

13.49

Concierges

11.14

Forest and Conservation Technicians

10.59

Baggage Porters and Bellhops

9.29

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

8.74

Lodging Managers

8.35

Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers

6.83

Massage Therapists

5.95
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Western Colorado nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Mine Shuttle Car Operators

28.22

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

22.54

Roof Bolters, Mining

20.27

Anthropologists and Archeologists

17.09

Forest and Conservation Technicians

16.38

Rock Splitters, Quarry

15.05

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

10.97

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

9.56

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

9.09

Plant and System Operators, All Other

8.65
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eastern and Southern Colorado nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

22.16

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

15.16

Agricultural Equipment Operators

14.10

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

13.62

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

12.16

Agricultural Inspectors

11.89

Highway Maintenance Workers

8.42

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

8.02

Conservation Scientists

7.59

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

6.42
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

111.84

Forest and Conservation Workers

27.01

Foresters

20.52

Logging Equipment Operators

19.83

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

14.93

Woodworkers, All Other

13.98

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

10.16

Biological Scientists, All Other

9.63

Anthropologists and Archeologists

9.36

Pharmacy Aides

8.58
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Workers, All Other

97.88

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

30.21

Forest and Conservation Technicians

23.09

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

18.62

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

16.99

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

8.03

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

6.66

Pharmacy Aides

5.96

Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping

5.36

Parts Salespersons

4.17
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

19.31

Forest and Conservation Technicians

18.27

Slot Supervisors

12.54

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

10.78

Gaming Cage Workers

10.15

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

8.71

Foresters

8.33

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

7.02

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

6.27

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

5.86
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eastern Sierra Region of California nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

89.44

Lodging Managers

18.03

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

11.02

Legislators

8.08

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

6.60

Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers

6.25

Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners

5.48

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

4.27

Protective Service Workers, All Other

3.90

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

3.62
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

43.99

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

26.67

Anthropologists and Archeologists

20.34

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

14.13

Logging Equipment Operators

10.25

Plant and System Operators, All Other

9.05

Correctional Officers and Jailers

7.18

Word Processors and Typists

6.91

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

6.48

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.15
Occupations with the highest location quotient in West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

32.39

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

7.90

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers

6.98

Sewing Machine Operators

5.95

Upholsterers

5.63

Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.41

Helpers--Production Workers

5.08

Forest and Conservation Technicians

4.86

Agricultural Inspectors

4.76

Motorcycle Mechanics

4.54
Occupations with the highest location quotient in South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Log Graders and Scalers

46.60

Fallers

42.10

Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists

35.86

Logging Equipment Operators

23.28

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

17.15

Food Processing Workers, All Other

15.46

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

13.61

Foresters

11.74

Farm and Home Management Advisors

9.67

Millwrights

9.30
Occupations with the highest location quotient in East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Agricultural Equipment Operators

12.12

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

10.84

Crane and Tower Operators

10.55

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

9.63

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.13

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.55

Farm and Home Management Advisors

7.11

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers

7.09

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.07

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

6.90
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Food Processing Workers, All Other

16.93

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

12.97

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

9.93

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

7.63

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers

5.30

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

5.29

Logging Equipment Operators

5.06

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

5.02

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

4.58

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

4.49
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

56.49

Detectives and Criminal Investigators

40.44

Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines

10.49

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

10.32

Forest and Conservation Technicians

9.30

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

8.41

Agricultural Inspectors

8.01

Power Distributors and Dispatchers

7.18

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.09

Correctional Officers and Jailers

5.74
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Arizona nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

34.98

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

28.41

Anthropologists and Archeologists

16.35

Fish and Game Wardens

11.79

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

11.45

Gaming Cage Workers

10.36

Social Workers, All Other

8.80

Education Administrators, All Other

8.80

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

8.68

Foresters

8.62
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Railbelt / Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

44.39

Sailors and Marine Oilers

34.68

Ship Engineers

30.94

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

24.91

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

23.39

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

20.62

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

20.37

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

19.21

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

18.24

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

17.02
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants

62.63

Ship Engineers

49.18

Sailors and Marine Oilers

45.07

Tour Guides and Escorts

32.31

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

31.81

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

15.97

Foresters

13.89

Forest and Conservation Technicians

12.44

Commercial Pilots

9.95

Biological Scientists, All Other

9.79
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

30.52

Commercial Pilots

26.07

Logging Equipment Operators

24.52

Avionics Technicians

23.97

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

20.52

Transportation Inspectors

17.56

Agricultural Inspectors

11.96

Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door

10.44

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

6.64

Air Traffic Controllers

5.75
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

24.97

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

15.93

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

12.25

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

7.95

Chemical Plant and System Operators

7.48

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

6.62

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.47

Foresters

5.72

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

5.08

Pipelayers

4.85
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

52.98

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

25.72

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

22.77

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

21.73

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

16.27

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

12.15

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other

11.02

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

9.89

Logging Equipment Operators

9.37

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic

7.69
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

23.11

Logging Equipment Operators

17.35

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

14.43

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

13.41

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

10.14

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

8.21

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.74

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

7.25

Pipelayers

7.10

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

6.58
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Worcester, MA-CT, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Occupational Therapy Aides

8.93

Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage

7.09

Microbiologists

6.03

Correspondence Clerks

5.91

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary

5.45

Psychiatric Technicians

4.39

Healthcare Social Workers

4.23

Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

4.12

Recreational Therapists

4.12

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

3.95
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Waterbury, CT, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

15.18

Tool and Die Makers

12.25

Fire Inspectors and Investigators

5.81

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

5.06

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.01

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

4.78

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

4.75

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

4.25

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.99

Social and Community Service Managers

3.68
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Taunton-Norton-Raynham, MA NECTA Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fence Erectors

6.05

Residential Advisors

5.59

Manicurists and Pedicurists

4.97

Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products

4.35

Environmental Engineers

4.24

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

3.62

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

3.60

Construction and Building Inspectors

3.41

Dietetic Technicians

3.38

Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

2.98
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Springfield, MA-CT, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.64

Nurse Midwives

5.48

Healthcare Social Workers

4.54

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.41

Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators

4.17

Etchers and Engravers

4.02

Rehabilitation Counselors

3.99

Mental Health Counselors

3.80

Internists, General

3.79

Special Education Teachers, Preschool

3.66
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Rochester-Dover, NH-ME, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

11.23

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other

8.94

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

6.75

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other

5.62

Motorcycle Mechanics

5.17

Materials Engineers

4.39

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

4.18

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.05

Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators

3.68

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

3.34
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Providence-Fall River-Warwick, RI-MA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

9.02

Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

6.81

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary

6.40

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

4.70

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.64

Computer and Information Research Scientists

3.80

Communications Equipment Operators, All Other

3.72

Etchers and Engravers

3.57

Archivists

3.42

Special Education Teachers, All Other

3.30
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Portsmouth, NH-ME, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Nuclear Engineers

39.56

Material Moving Workers, All Other

15.91

Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other

15.86

Engineers, All Other

8.27

Bicycle Repairers

7.04

Cooks, Short Order

5.47

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other

5.45

Physicists

5.40

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.22

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

4.98
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, ME, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants

6.09

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

6.07

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

4.43

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary

4.22

Tree Trimmers and Pruners

4.12

Biomedical Engineers

3.98

Insurance Underwriters

3.92

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.87

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other

3.58

Statistical Assistants

3.55
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Pittsfield, MA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

7.82

Prepress Technicians and Workers

7.64

Surgeons

6.73

Mental Health Counselors

5.54

Healthcare Social Workers

5.38

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.83

Massage Therapists

4.58

Self-Enrichment Education Teachers

4.19

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

4.02

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program

3.75
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Peabody, MA NECTA Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Private Detectives and Investigators

6.29

Telephone Operators

5.24

Social and Human Service Assistants

5.23

Dietetic Technicians

4.36

Residential Advisors

4.27

Recreational Therapists

4.11

Pediatricians, General

4.10

Healthcare Social Workers

4.01

Medical Equipment Repairers

3.50

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.33
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Norwich-New London, CT-RI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

33.21

Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers

5.99

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.66

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

4.79

Fire Inspectors and Investigators

3.97

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

3.60

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

3.56

Architectural and Engineering Managers

3.38

Baggage Porters and Bellhops

3.18

Audio and Video Equipment Technicians

3.17
Occupations with the highest location quotient in New Haven, CT, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Chemists

4.09

Natural Sciences Managers

3.85

Fire Inspectors and Investigators

3.68

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

3.00

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary

2.72

Education Administrators, Postsecondary

2.58

Rehabilitation Counselors

2.54

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other

2.52

Social and Community Service Managers

2.46

Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

2.44
Occupations with the highest location quotient in New Bedford, MA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Tapers

10.06

Dietetic Technicians

9.85

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

7.73

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

7.31

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

6.79

Occupational Therapy Assistants

6.46

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

5.93

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

5.45

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

5.39

Electro-Mechanical Technicians

5.30
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Nashua, NH-MA NECTA Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Air Traffic Controllers

20.71

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

12.53

Computer and Information Research Scientists

11.20

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

10.00

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

8.95

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other

7.28

Material Moving Workers, All Other

5.74

Cooks, Short Order

4.93

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

4.68

Production Workers, All Other

4.65
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Manchester, NH, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.78

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

5.48

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

5.18

Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers

4.99

Transportation Security Screeners

4.74

Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers

4.61

Cooks, All Other

4.01

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

3.60

Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators

3.51

Drafters, All Other

3.38
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, MA-NH NECTA Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Medical Appliance Technicians

8.29

Biomedical Engineers

6.53

Mechanical Engineering Technicians

5.75

Computer Hardware Engineers

5.61

Electro-Mechanical Technicians

5.46

Sales Engineers

4.21

Software Developers, Systems Software

4.11

Electrical Engineers

3.99

Technical Writers

3.92

Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products

3.75
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lewiston-Auburn, ME, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

12.59

Telemarketers

6.67

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

5.90

Psychiatric Aides

5.68

Production Workers, All Other

5.55

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

5.05

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.25

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

4.17

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

3.79

Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping

3.44
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, MA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.80

Healthcare Social Workers

8.25

Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers

6.85

Rehabilitation Counselors

5.15

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

5.06

Printing Press Operators

4.06

Prepress Technicians and Workers

3.99

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

3.87

Social and Human Service Assistants

3.72

Occupational Therapy Assistants

3.68
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, MA-NH NECTA Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Electro-Mechanical Technicians

12.33

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

9.41

Commercial and Industrial Designers

7.64

Healthcare Social Workers

6.26

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

3.94

Bill and Account Collectors

3.92

Helpers--Carpenters

3.52

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program

3.51

Dietetic Technicians

3.35

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

3.29
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury, MA-NH NECTA Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

9.90

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.69

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

4.43

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

4.00

Meter Readers, Utilities

3.65

Industrial Engineering Technicians

3.10

Mental Health Counselors

2.97

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

2.95

Photographers

2.88

Special Education Teachers, Middle School

2.83
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Actuaries

10.00

Insurance Underwriters

7.45

Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary

5.97

Psychiatrists

5.39

Fire Inspectors and Investigators

4.76

Graduate Teaching Assistants

4.40

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.19

Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture

3.81

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

3.66

Broadcast Technicians

3.50
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Framingham, MA NECTA Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Computer Hardware Engineers

11.45

Biomedical Engineers

9.94

Software Developers, Systems Software

9.74

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

8.75

Biochemists and Biophysicists

7.93

Statisticians

5.96

Industrial Engineering Technicians

5.80

Electro-Mechanical Technicians

5.78

Special Education Teachers, Preschool

5.70

Materials Engineers

5.46
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Danbury, CT, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

5.46

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

3.97

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

3.77

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other

3.67

Residential Advisors

3.53

Cooks, Fast Food

3.52

Nurse Practitioners

3.08

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

3.07

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

3.06

Logisticians

2.88
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Burlington-South Burlington, VT, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

9.15

Compliance Officers

7.25

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary

4.56

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary

4.54

Mechanical Door Repairers

4.50

Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

4.33

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

4.17

Food Scientists and Technologists

4.17

Pediatricians, General

3.92

Fundraisers

3.83
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, MA NECTA Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers

6.94

Healthcare Social Workers

6.03

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

4.19

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

3.73

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

3.72

Phlebotomists

3.67

Sheet Metal Workers

3.54

Labor Relations Specialists

3.51

Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators

3.31

Helpers--Carpenters

3.27
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Survey Researchers

9.03

Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other

4.71

Brokerage Clerks

4.66

Marketing Managers

4.49

Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents

4.38

Financial Analysts

4.29

Manicurists and Pedicurists

4.14

Athletic Trainers

4.05

Credit Analysts

3.82

Personal Financial Advisors

3.68
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Radio Operators

11.39

Biochemists and Biophysicists

7.63

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

7.22

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

6.51

Epidemiologists

5.89

Psychiatric Technicians

5.79

Biomedical Engineers

5.28

Life Scientists, All Other

5.13

Microbiologists

5.11

Statisticians

4.96
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Radio Operators

7.90

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

6.29

Biochemists and Biophysicists

6.05

Biomedical Engineers

5.01

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

4.83

Psychiatric Technicians

4.32

Epidemiologists

4.11

Statisticians

3.97

Life Scientists, All Other

3.84

Microbiologists

3.79
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Barnstable Town, MA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

15.24

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

10.08

Residential Advisors

7.41

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

5.25

Concierges

3.95

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

3.80

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

3.73

First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers

3.71

Conservation Scientists

3.31

Pediatricians, General

3.30
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Bangor, ME, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

9.54

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

8.25

Psychiatric Technicians

6.56

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

5.55

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

5.09

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

4.89

Medical Transcriptionists

4.29

Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers

4.06

Highway Maintenance Workers

3.74

Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines

3.41
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Yuma, AZ, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

71.35

Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

47.59

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

25.91

Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians

15.56

Detectives and Criminal Investigators

14.59

Agricultural Equipment Operators

13.38

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

9.69

Agricultural Inspectors

8.62

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.70

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

3.23
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Yuba City, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

16.15

Animal Trainers

10.12

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

7.17

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.53

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

6.53

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

6.21

Urban and Regional Planners

5.67

Surveyors

4.81

Substitute Teachers

4.70

Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs

4.05
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Telemarketers

10.09

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.13

Pourers and Casters, Metal

5.78

Tool and Die Makers

4.80

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.53

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.46

Labor Relations Specialists

4.15

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.11

Occupational Therapy Assistants

4.09

Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

4.02
Occupations with the highest location quotient in York-Hanover, PA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.56

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

7.71

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.33

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

4.49

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

4.36

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

4.12

Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.03

Tool and Die Makers

3.91

Anesthesiologists

3.87

Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers

3.70
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Yauco, PR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Highway Maintenance Workers

35.64

Word Processors and Typists

11.63

Bakers

6.05

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education

4.92

Pharmacy Technicians

4.18

Industrial Machinery Mechanics

3.97

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives

3.97

Butchers and Meat Cutters

3.93

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers

3.61

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

3.56
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Yakima, WA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

31.03

Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

14.09

Agricultural Inspectors

12.86

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

10.55

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

9.58

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

8.70

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

7.48

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

6.53

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

6.44

Rehabilitation Counselors

5.21
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Winston-Salem, NC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

7.17

Orthotists and Prosthetists

5.92

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

5.65

Real Estate Brokers

5.39

Craft Artists

4.57

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.38

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

4.36

Nurse Anesthetists

3.91

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

3.67

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

3.60
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Winchester, VA-WV, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

5.11

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

4.57

Athletic Trainers

4.46

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

4.22

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

4.08

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

3.71

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

3.61

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

3.56

Mental Health Counselors

3.02

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

2.94
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Wilmington, NC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Nuclear Technicians

27.70

Real Estate Brokers

7.57

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

5.14

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.46

Occupational Therapy Assistants

3.82

Nuclear Engineers

3.74

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

3.53

Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

3.39

Helpers--Roofers

3.30

Pest Control Workers

3.22
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Chemists

15.69

Chemical Engineers

9.17

Paperhangers

6.88

Credit Analysts

6.50

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

6.34

Chemical Technicians

6.28

Materials Scientists

6.12

Shampooers

4.46

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay

4.14

Natural Sciences Managers

4.13
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Williamsport, PA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.50

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.82

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.44

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

5.92

Funeral Attendants

5.48

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

5.35

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

5.27

Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary

4.33

Crane and Tower Operators

4.15

Industrial Machinery Mechanics

3.93
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Wichita Falls, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Psychiatric Aides

21.79

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

12.73

Helpers--Extraction Workers

9.06

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

8.86

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

8.68

Maintenance Workers, Machinery

6.71

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

5.09

Glaziers

5.05

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

5.05

Bailiffs

4.84
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Wichita, KS, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic

33.72

Aerospace Engineers

18.04

Avionics Technicians

16.40

Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians

13.36

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

8.23

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

5.91

Commercial Pilots

5.47

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.03

Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

4.90

Tool and Die Makers

4.21
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Wheeling, WV-OH, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Financial Clerks, All Other

11.14

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

10.06

Proofreaders and Copy Markers

9.11

Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers

7.48

Funeral Attendants

6.80

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

4.52

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

3.81

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

3.78

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

3.55

Labor Relations Specialists

3.44
Occupations with the highest location quotient in West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, FL Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Motorboat Operators

6.46

Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants

5.78

Athletes and Sports Competitors

5.69

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

3.95

Bridge and Lock Tenders

3.51

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

3.42

Baggage Porters and Bellhops

3.42

Skincare Specialists

3.26

Real Estate Sales Agents

3.23

Shampooers

3.21
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, WA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

22.85

Agricultural Inspectors

14.93

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

12.71

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

11.69

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.10

Packers and Packagers, Hand

6.00

Cooks, Short Order

4.99

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

4.74

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

4.72

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

4.20
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Wausau, WI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

9.00

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.78

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

8.35

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

6.53

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.24

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.21

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

5.56

Food Batchmakers

5.19

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.97

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

4.85
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Agricultural Equipment Operators

8.73

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

7.66

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.26

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

5.60

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

5.17

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.56

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

4.42

Communications Teachers, Postsecondary

4.15

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.11

Industrial Engineers

3.49
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Political Scientists

33.27

Economists

18.32

Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other

11.10

Legal Support Workers, All Other

10.27

Astronomers

10.25

Artists and Related Workers, All Other

9.57

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

9.01

Geographers

7.57

Statisticians

7.10

Historians

6.31
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Political Scientists

40.78

Economists

22.20

Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other

13.17

Astronomers

12.69

Legal Support Workers, All Other

12.06

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

10.53

Artists and Related Workers, All Other

9.93

Geographers

9.24

Historians

7.18

Statisticians

7.03
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, MI Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

10.17

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

10.14

Mechanical Engineers

8.35

Commercial and Industrial Designers

7.64

Tool and Die Makers

7.30

Mechanical Engineering Technicians

5.40

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

5.25

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.34

Engineers, All Other

3.69

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.60
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Warner Robins, GA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

38.14

Logisticians

25.16

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

24.33

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer

19.53

Computer and Information Research Scientists

17.16

Industrial Engineering Technicians

9.98

Business Operations Specialists, All Other

5.77

Financial Specialists, All Other

4.82

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

4.57

Information and Record Clerks, All Other

4.41
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Waco, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

9.11

Gaming Service Workers, All Other

6.78

Communications Teachers, Postsecondary

5.95

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.58

Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary

4.90

Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage

4.83

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

4.34

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

4.12

Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

4.10

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers

4.10
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Visalia-Porterville, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

70.02

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

38.62

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

23.22

Social Workers, All Other

16.22

Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

10.92

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

9.93

Agricultural Inspectors

8.94

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.54

Psychiatric Technicians

8.47

Forest and Conservation Technicians

7.18
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Ship Engineers

25.61

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

19.51

Nuclear Engineers

17.94

Sailors and Marine Oilers

13.29

Riggers

10.53

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

9.87

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

8.01

Commercial Divers

7.04

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic

6.57

Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment

5.68
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, NJ, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

34.59

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

15.84

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

13.80

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

12.51

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

12.22

Correctional Officers and Jailers

10.03

Food Scientists and Technologists

9.71

Emergency Management Directors

7.91

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

7.60

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

6.31
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Victoria, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Chemical Plant and System Operators

43.43

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

13.94

Riggers

13.07

Petroleum Engineers

10.46

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

8.00

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

5.05

New Accounts Clerks

5.02

Maintenance Workers, Machinery

4.30

Surveying and Mapping Technicians

4.15

Cooks, Fast Food

3.26
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Vallejo-Fairfield, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Psychiatric Technicians

5.81

Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other

3.98

Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians

3.97

Food Scientists and Technologists

3.84

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

3.24

Social Workers, All Other

3.17

Roofers

2.97

Mechanical Door Repairers

2.95

Environmental Engineering Technicians

2.71

Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers

2.65
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Valdosta, GA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Statistical Assistants

9.18

Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers

5.59

Logging Equipment Operators

5.37

Helpers--Electricians

5.36

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

4.91

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

4.51

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

3.22

Occupational Therapy Assistants

3.17

Dietitians and Nutritionists

3.10

Pest Control Workers

3.07
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Utica-Rome, NY, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Legislators

6.55

Bailiffs

5.84

Computer and Information Research Scientists

5.79

Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

5.08

Word Processors and Typists

5.07

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

4.98

Highway Maintenance Workers

4.25

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

4.18

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

3.79

Correctional Officers and Jailers

3.72
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Tyler, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

10.80

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

6.78

Religious Workers, All Other

5.86

Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

5.47

Personal Care Aides

4.83

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

4.08

Surveying and Mapping Technicians

4.05

Motorcycle Mechanics

4.04

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

3.65

Counselors, All Other

3.33
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Tuscaloosa, AL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Psychiatric Aides

20.05

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

11.70

Forest and Conservation Workers

9.03

Logging Equipment Operators

8.95

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

6.12

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary

6.09

Team Assemblers

5.85

Farm and Home Management Advisors

5.54

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.49

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary

3.94
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Tulsa, OK, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers

10.39

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

7.45

Petroleum Engineers

6.94

Gas Plant Operators

6.07

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.83

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

5.27

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

5.01

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

4.94

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

4.20

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

3.94
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Tucson, AZ, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

7.34

Anthropologists and Archeologists

6.39

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

6.30

Detectives and Criminal Investigators

6.20

Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers

4.54

Judicial Law Clerks

4.49

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

4.30

Avionics Technicians

4.07

Tapers

3.99

Interpreters and Translators

3.86
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Trenton-Ewing, NJ, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Communications Equipment Operators, All Other

14.30

Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other

12.97

Survey Researchers

11.18

Word Processors and Typists

8.57

Financial Specialists, All Other

6.42

Hydrologists

5.65

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

5.60

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

4.67

Fire Inspectors and Investigators

4.49

Computer Programmers

4.44
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Topeka, KS, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

8.67

Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs

6.37

Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents

4.69

Carpet Installers

4.53

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

4.38

Fire Inspectors and Investigators

4.35

Civil Engineering Technicians

4.17

First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers

3.97

Occupational Therapy Assistants

3.62

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

3.26
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Toledo, OH, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

11.09

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

8.85

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

6.88

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.07

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

5.03

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.73

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

4.71

Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other

4.21

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

4.06

Tool and Die Makers

3.85
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Texarkana-Texarkana, TX-AR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines

18.16

Correctional Officers and Jailers

5.75

Upholsterers

5.51

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

5.12

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.00

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

3.73

Procurement Clerks

3.55

New Accounts Clerks

3.23

Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers

3.21

Personal Care Aides

2.99
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Terre Haute, IN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.02

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.13

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

5.34

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.30

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary

4.78

Printing Press Operators

4.25

Correctional Officers and Jailers

4.22

Court Reporters

3.40

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary

3.14

Surgical Technologists

3.10
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Special Education Teachers, All Other

7.24

Motorboat Operators

4.53

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

4.18

Psychologists, All Other

3.94

Genetic Counselors

3.44

Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

3.14

Ship Engineers

3.05

Nurse Anesthetists

2.93

Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians

2.90

Radiation Therapists

2.84
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Tallahassee, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents

13.41

Forensic Science Technicians

9.69

Psychiatric Technicians

8.60

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

8.12

Computer Network Architects

7.48

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

6.85

Management Analysts

6.78

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

6.28

Operations Research Analysts

5.88

Compliance Officers

4.99
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Tacoma, WA Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers

9.42

Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners

8.27

Tapers

7.34

Rehabilitation Counselors

6.61

Psychologists, All Other

5.76

Log Graders and Scalers

5.51

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

5.00

Museum Technicians and Conservators

4.52

Fence Erectors

4.07

Hydrologists

3.67
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Syracuse, NY, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary

6.67

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary

6.12

Word Processors and Typists

5.43

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary

5.40

Directors, Religious Activities and Education

4.55

Funeral Service Managers

4.17

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary

4.13

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

3.74

Special Education Teachers, Preschool

3.68

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary

3.58
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Sumter, SC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Orderlies

18.69

Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers

7.89

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

4.42

Machinists

4.29

Team Assemblers

3.98

Cooks, Fast Food

3.58

Rehabilitation Counselors

3.52

Tax Preparers

2.75

Industrial Machinery Mechanics

2.56

Home Health Aides

2.36
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Stockton, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

12.23

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

11.07

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

6.05

Tile and Marble Setters

5.58

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

4.96

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.69

Environmental Engineering Technicians

4.23

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

3.91

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

3.88

Community Health Workers

3.68
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Steubenville-Weirton, OH-WV, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Slot Supervisors

61.51

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

28.62

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

14.73

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.89

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.54

Special Education Teachers, Middle School

6.11

Labor Relations Specialists

5.25

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

4.53

Postsecondary Teachers, All Other

4.18

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

3.86
Occupations with the highest location quotient in State College, PA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Database Administrators

11.62

Engineers, All Other

8.55

Radio and Television Announcers

5.10

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

4.62

Environmental Engineering Technicians

4.24

Self-Enrichment Education Teachers

4.03

Recreational Therapists

3.81

Education Administrators, Postsecondary

3.57

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

3.40

Instructional Coordinators

2.64
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Springfield, OH, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.38

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

4.21

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

4.07

Lodging Managers

3.66

Home Health Aides

3.49

Machinists

3.39

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

3.28

Tool and Die Makers

2.99

Firefighters

2.96

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

2.90
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Springfield, MO, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary

7.27

Education Teachers, Postsecondary

4.07

Telemarketers

3.96

Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan

3.25

Phlebotomists

2.90

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary

2.79

Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants

2.75

Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door

2.55

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

2.50

Prepress Technicians and Workers

2.48
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Springfield, IL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Social Workers, All Other

13.61

Museum Technicians and Conservators

7.98

Internists, General

7.37

Correspondence Clerks

6.73

Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other

6.25

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

5.27

Community Health Workers

5.25

Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage

5.10

Pediatricians, General

4.67

Surgeons

4.66
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Spokane, WA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Rehabilitation Counselors

5.85

Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants

5.18

Proofreaders and Copy Markers

4.10

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

3.66

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

3.62

Recreational Therapists

2.84

Statistical Assistants

2.77

Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks

2.60

Psychiatric Aides

2.59

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

2.56
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Spartanburg, SC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

25.05

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

18.18

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

11.83

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

7.99

Chemical Plant and System Operators

7.09

Team Assemblers

6.50

Industrial Engineers

5.12

Millwrights

4.68

Industrial Machinery Mechanics

3.99

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

3.66
Occupations with the highest location quotient in South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary

27.90

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

9.60

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.94

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary

7.73

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.74

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.62

Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other

5.59

Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

4.24

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary

4.15

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.89
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Sioux Falls, SD, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Correspondence Clerks

22.56

Residential Advisors

12.70

Bill and Account Collectors

6.74

Helpers--Carpenters

6.73

Landscape Architects

6.20

Forest and Conservation Workers

4.93

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

4.71

Financial Examiners

4.23

Brokerage Clerks

4.19

Public Address System and Other Announcers

4.14
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Sioux City, IA-NE-SD, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

10.18

Production Workers, All Other

7.31

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

7.01

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

6.74

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

5.59

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

4.23

Power Plant Operators

3.92

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

3.84

Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

3.55

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

3.30
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Shreveport-Bossier City, LA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Slot Supervisors

18.53

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

12.53

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

11.39

Gaming Dealers

9.12

Gaming Cage Workers

8.76

Gaming Supervisors

7.70

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

6.81

Special Education Teachers, Preschool

6.44

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

6.28

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

6.23
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Sherman-Denison, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants

5.65

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.63

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

4.01

Cooks, Fast Food

3.47

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

3.41

Pipelayers

3.28

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

3.14

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

3.11

Surgical Technologists

2.92

Pharmacy Aides

2.52
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Sheboygan, WI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

24.53

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

23.35

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

10.39

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.04

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

6.64

Maintenance Workers, Machinery

6.63

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

6.53

Food Batchmakers

6.46

Industrial Engineering Technicians

5.79

Tool and Die Makers

5.39
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

22.60

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

15.27

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

8.37

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

8.23

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

6.62

Tile and Marble Setters

5.85

Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

4.97

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

4.82

First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers

4.48

Medical Equipment Preparers

4.19
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Aerospace Engineers

9.39

Ship Engineers

6.70

Tapers

5.47

Software Developers, Applications

5.14

Multimedia Artists and Animators

4.86

Sailors and Marine Oilers

4.78

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

4.75

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

4.26

Archivists

3.78

Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers

3.65
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Aerospace Engineers

11.00

Ship Engineers

7.91

Software Developers, Applications

5.98

Multimedia Artists and Animators

5.60

Sailors and Marine Oilers

5.59

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

5.58

Tapers

5.13

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

4.38

Archivists

4.37

Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

3.71
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Dietetic Technicians

4.70

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.52

Motorcycle Mechanics

3.75

Tire Builders

3.73

Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs

3.63

Gas Plant Operators

3.57

Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators

3.50

Correspondence Clerks

3.40

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

3.39

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.30
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Savannah, GA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Motorboat Operators

12.88

Boilermakers

12.47

Commercial Pilots

7.32

Tour Guides and Escorts

7.17

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.64

Fire Inspectors and Investigators

5.91

Dentists, All Other Specialists

5.80

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.70

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

4.70

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

4.29
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Santa Rosa-Petaluma, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

18.76

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

8.47

Demonstrators and Product Promoters

8.45

Psychiatric Technicians

6.31

Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

5.84

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

5.17

Food Batchmakers

4.41

Tile and Marble Setters

3.72

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

3.54

Marriage and Family Therapists

3.49
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Santa Fe, NM, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Anthropologists and Archeologists

24.46

Museum Technicians and Conservators

9.17

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

8.68

Curators

7.38

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

6.89

Financial Specialists, All Other

5.36

Social Workers, All Other

4.61

Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

4.54

Social and Community Service Managers

4.44

Urban and Regional Planners

4.31
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

7.45

Pharmacy Aides

6.20

Directors, Religious Activities and Education

4.95

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

4.25

Skincare Specialists

4.17

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

3.85

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

3.62

Substitute Teachers

3.23

Social Workers, All Other

3.08

Urban and Regional Planners

3.00
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

23.61

Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

6.42

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

5.85

Motion Picture Projectionists

5.76

Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

4.49

Marriage and Family Therapists

4.43

Animal Trainers

4.33

Forest and Conservation Technicians

4.24

Tile and Marble Setters

3.97

Medical Transcriptionists

3.94
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

6.75

Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons

6.66

Fabric Menders, Except Garment

5.89

Biomedical Engineers

5.23

Landscape Architects

4.31

Carpet Installers

4.22

Anthropologists and Archeologists

4.00

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

3.97

Pediatricians, General

3.63

Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

3.22
Occupations with the highest location quotient in San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

23.84

Tapers

12.71

Judicial Law Clerks

10.84

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

10.65

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

9.98

Hydrologists

7.38

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.92

Demonstrators and Product Promoters

4.37

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

3.84

Urban and Regional Planners

3.38
Occupations with the highest location quotient in San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, PR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Radio Operators

29.16

Bailiffs

10.88

Word Processors and Typists

8.63

Pharmacy Aides

8.02

Farm and Home Management Advisors

7.92

Couriers and Messengers

5.81

Telephone Operators

5.43

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other

5.31

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

5.30

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives

5.08
Occupations with the highest location quotient in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Computer Hardware Engineers

21.13

Semiconductor Processors

13.59

Computer and Information Research Scientists

11.77

Software Developers, Systems Software

9.83

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer

7.60

Software Developers, Applications

6.87

Sales Engineers

6.80

Physicists

6.16

Tapers

5.88

Biomedical Engineers

5.67
Occupations with the highest location quotient in San German-Cabo Rojo, PR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Sewing Machine Operators

51.50

Pharmacy Aides

19.04

Highway Maintenance Workers

17.40

Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

15.08

Industrial Engineering Technicians

6.91

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

5.87

Cooks, Fast Food

4.38

Team Assemblers

4.31

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education

3.78

Medical Secretaries

3.76
Occupations with the highest location quotient in San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, CA Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Subway and Streetcar Operators

17.34

Microbiologists

8.70

Foresters

7.32

Sociologists

7.05

Parking Enforcement Workers

5.85

Economists

5.83

Multimedia Artists and Animators

5.60

Dancers

5.19

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

4.95

Flight Attendants

4.72
Occupations with the highest location quotient in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Subway and Streetcar Operators

8.92

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

6.88

Sociologists

5.39

Microbiologists

5.27

Animal Scientists

4.72

Parking Enforcement Workers

4.17

Economists

4.12

Material Moving Workers, All Other

4.09

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

3.94

Biological Scientists, All Other

3.88
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Sandusky, OH, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

12.20

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

11.77

Tree Trimmers and Pruners

6.60

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.06

Lodging Managers

3.83

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

3.29

Self-Enrichment Education Teachers

3.25

Sales and Related Workers, All Other

3.13

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

3.06

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

2.88
Occupations with the highest location quotient in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fishers and Related Fishing Workers

13.98

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic

8.91

Computer Hardware Engineers

5.12

Biochemists and Biophysicists

4.41

Microbiologists

4.34

Biological Technicians

3.86

Anthropologists and Archeologists

3.78

Manicurists and Pedicurists

3.75

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

3.54

Mathematicians

3.49
Occupations with the highest location quotient in San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Power Distributors and Dispatchers

4.30

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

3.35

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

3.14

Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

3.11

Telemarketers

3.06

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

2.91

Psychiatric Aides

2.82

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

2.62

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

2.55

Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

2.42
Occupations with the highest location quotient in San Angelo, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

13.94

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

8.64

Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door

7.91

Painters, Transportation Equipment

6.19

Tire Repairers and Changers

4.94

Bill and Account Collectors

4.65

Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other

4.13

Physical Therapist Aides

4.13

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

3.81

Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers

3.69
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Salt Lake City, UT, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

9.30

Medical Appliance Technicians

8.10

Geographers

7.98

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

7.14

Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

6.05

Biomedical Engineers

4.36

Proofreaders and Copy Markers

4.06

Emergency Management Directors

3.87

Judicial Law Clerks

3.25

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

3.09
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Salisbury, MD, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

12.16

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

11.04

Court Reporters

9.32

Marriage and Family Therapists

8.80

Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other

8.26

Agricultural Inspectors

6.65

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

6.30

Education Administrators, All Other

4.89

Correctional Officers and Jailers

4.35

Optometrists

3.81
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Salinas, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

89.71

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

30.79

Interpreters and Translators

14.84

Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

14.29

Agricultural Equipment Operators

12.15

Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers

8.48

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

6.87

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

6.58

Soil and Plant Scientists

5.80

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

4.57
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Salem, OR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Workers, All Other

27.66

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

16.57

Psychiatric Aides

10.29

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

10.17

Directors, Religious Activities and Education

9.77

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

7.40

Clergy

6.97

Foresters

6.66

Logging Equipment Operators

6.31

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

5.62
Occupations with the highest location quotient in St. Louis, MO-IL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other

4.20

Museum Technicians and Conservators

4.14

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

3.85

Tree Trimmers and Pruners

3.42

Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers

3.37

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

3.31

Family and General Practitioners

3.14

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

3.10

Brokerage Clerks

3.02

Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

2.98
Occupations with the highest location quotient in St. Joseph, MO-KS, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

8.54

Recreational Therapists

4.77

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

4.68

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

3.52

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

3.11

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

2.85

Family and General Practitioners

2.83

Medical Equipment Repairers

2.63

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

2.51

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

2.44
Occupations with the highest location quotient in St. George, UT, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons

17.66

Tile and Marble Setters

7.08

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

5.84

Tour Guides and Escorts

4.87

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

4.77

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

3.75

Residential Advisors

3.44

Dental Hygienists

3.30

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

3.20

Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance

3.13
Occupations with the highest location quotient in St. Cloud, MN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

30.16

Food Processing Workers, All Other

6.68

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

6.45

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

6.24

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.95

Agricultural Inspectors

5.20

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

5.11

Mechanical Door Repairers

5.08

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

4.42

Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers

4.31
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Saginaw-Saginaw Township North, MI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

7.67

Clergy

5.84

Internists, General

3.84

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

3.77

Mechanical Engineers

3.39

Physical Therapist Assistants

3.28

Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers

3.25

Mechanical Drafters

3.09

Engineers, All Other

3.05

Machinists

2.86
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Sacramento--Arden-Arcade--Roseville, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Pile-Driver Operators

6.50

Sociologists

6.03

Soil and Plant Scientists

5.82

Anthropologists and Archeologists

5.76

Word Processors and Typists

5.60

Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents

5.54

Biological Scientists, All Other

5.04

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

4.62

Financial Examiners

4.34

Pharmacy Aides

3.98
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Rome, GA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

23.82

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

14.75

Tree Trimmers and Pruners

13.00

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

9.56

Health Educators

4.45

Tax Preparers

3.26

Surgeons

2.86

Education Administrators, Postsecondary

2.85

Occupational Therapists

2.79

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

2.74
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Rocky Mount, NC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

23.39

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary

8.81

Industrial Machinery Mechanics

4.54

Industrial Engineers

3.63

Funeral Attendants

3.29

Internists, General

3.16

Sewing Machine Operators

3.12

Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors

3.04

Team Assemblers

2.94

Packers and Packagers, Hand

2.89
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Rockford, IL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Floor Sanders and Finishers

12.08

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

11.58

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.33

Tool and Die Makers

8.20

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

7.35

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

6.85

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.49

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

6.19

Machinists

6.13

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.89
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Rochester, NY, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

4.74

Historians

4.29

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary

3.96

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

3.94

Bailiffs

3.91

Social Workers, All Other

3.42

Word Processors and Typists

3.39

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

3.18

Directors, Religious Activities and Education

3.17

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary

3.12
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Rochester, MN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Medical Equipment Preparers

10.37

Nurse Practitioners

7.41

Marriage and Family Therapists

5.88

Interpreters and Translators

5.83

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

5.60

Food Processing Workers, All Other

5.14

Industrial Engineering Technicians

4.35

Medical Equipment Repairers

4.27

Physician Assistants

4.18

Audiologists

4.08
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Roanoke, VA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Exercise Physiologists

5.09

Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage

4.69

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.30

Glaziers

4.02

Food Batchmakers

3.85

Funeral Attendants

3.53

Phlebotomists

3.51

Dental Laboratory Technicians

3.30

Broadcast Technicians

3.29

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

3.26
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

5.11

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

4.81

Gaming Service Workers, All Other

4.57

Tapers

4.38

Gaming Dealers

4.11

Slot Supervisors

3.93

Tile and Marble Setters

3.73

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

3.73

Gaming Cage Workers

3.62

Material Moving Workers, All Other

3.44
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Richmond, VA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

8.01

Fallers

7.08

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

5.27

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

4.95

Financial Examiners

4.40

Nuclear Power Reactor Operators

3.62

Life Scientists, All Other

3.43

Emergency Management Directors

3.32

Mental Health Counselors

3.24

Information and Record Clerks, All Other

3.16
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Reno-Sparks, NV, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gaming Service Workers, All Other

27.46

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

18.08

Stonemasons

15.34

Gaming Supervisors

13.61

Gaming Managers

12.17

Gaming Cage Workers

10.92

Gaming Dealers

10.41

Slot Supervisors

9.56

Etchers and Engravers

8.83

Hydrologists

7.55
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Redding, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Workers

44.67

Forest and Conservation Technicians

25.84

Logging Equipment Operators

15.58

Foresters

8.29

Tile and Marble Setters

5.85

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

5.78

Forensic Science Technicians

5.63

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

4.65

Social Workers, All Other

4.28

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

4.28
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Reading, PA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

15.26

Pourers and Casters, Metal

11.48

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

8.22

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

7.18

Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

6.52

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.83

Medical Appliance Technicians

5.13

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

4.98

Environmental Engineering Technicians

4.74

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.48
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Rapid City, SD, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Etchers and Engravers

12.04

Atmospheric and Space Scientists

9.90

Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians

7.40

Residential Advisors

7.05

Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

6.78

Forest and Conservation Technicians

5.52

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

5.44

Radio and Television Announcers

4.95

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

4.74

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

4.71
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Raleigh-Cary, NC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Real Estate Brokers

5.57

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

5.05

Multimedia Artists and Animators

4.68

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

4.37

Farm and Home Management Advisors

4.26

Soil and Plant Scientists

3.93

Civil Engineering Technicians

3.81

Technical Writers

3.70

Curators

3.66

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

3.57
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Racine, WI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

11.66

Residential Advisors

8.20

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

7.80

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

7.58

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

5.69

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

5.27

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

4.74

Counselors, All Other

4.60

Production Workers, All Other

4.59

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.47
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Punta Gorda, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Roofers

5.78

Pest Control Workers

5.59

Family and General Practitioners

4.30

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other

3.72

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

3.60

Tire Repairers and Changers

2.97

First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers

2.90

File Clerks

2.72

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

2.64

First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers

2.54
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Pueblo, CO, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Psychiatric Technicians

10.93

Crane and Tower Operators

8.23

Occupational Therapy Assistants

5.07

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

4.23

Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors

3.80

Physical Therapist Assistants

3.75

Mental Health Counselors

3.64

Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan

3.57

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

3.55

Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health

3.47
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Provo-Orem, UT, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

8.10

Tile and Marble Setters

5.76

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

4.94

Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

4.61

Law Teachers, Postsecondary

4.29

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

3.86

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

3.86

Materials Scientists

3.85

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

3.78

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary

3.78
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Prescott, AZ, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Rock Splitters, Quarry

42.96

Stonemasons

9.12

Tour Guides and Escorts

7.28

Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators

7.19

Marriage and Family Therapists

5.86

Firefighters

5.37

Commercial Pilots

5.09

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

5.08

Real Estate Brokers

4.27

Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers, All Other

4.16
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Word Processors and Typists

5.44

Bailiffs

5.18

Special Education Teachers, Preschool

4.69

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary

4.60

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

4.46

Anesthesiologists

4.39

Music Directors and Composers

3.64

Legislators

3.63

Musicians and Singers

3.48

Correctional Officers and Jailers

3.26
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Port St. Lucie, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

15.95

Therapists, All Other

9.22

Athletes and Sports Competitors

6.51

Special Education Teachers, All Other

5.68

Pest Control Workers

5.58

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

5.56

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.42

Roofers

5.37

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

4.51

Private Detectives and Investigators

4.50
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Semiconductor Processors

20.05

Logging Workers, All Other

8.46

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

8.45

Directors, Religious Activities and Education

6.88

Clergy

4.90

Cartographers and Photogrammetrists

4.62

Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other

4.25

Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons

3.86

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

3.80

Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants

3.79
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Ponce, PR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

16.87

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other

9.04

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary

7.80

Couriers and Messengers

6.75

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

5.08

Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers

5.06

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

4.70

Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary

4.68

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary

4.54

Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health

4.52
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Pocatello, ID, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.04

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

5.29

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists

3.10

Mental Health Counselors

2.89

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

2.76

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

2.65

Social and Human Service Assistants

2.59

Tire Repairers and Changers

2.58

Customer Service Representatives

2.42

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

2.32
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Pittsburgh, PA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

9.45

Wellhead Pumpers

5.46

Nuclear Engineers

5.13

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

4.82

Pourers and Casters, Metal

4.70

Nuclear Technicians

4.67

Bridge and Lock Tenders

4.09

Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

3.70

Medical Appliance Technicians

3.61

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

3.39
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Pine Bluff, AR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farm and Home Management Advisors

20.66

Food Scientists and Technologists

19.90

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

18.11

Correctional Officers and Jailers

14.79

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

10.38

Logging Equipment Operators

9.57

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

7.89

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

6.25

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

5.14

Agricultural Equipment Operators

4.92
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

4.37

Agricultural Workers, All Other

3.65

Forensic Science Technicians

3.47

Tapers

3.28

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

3.27

Financial Clerks, All Other

3.25

Massage Therapists

3.20

Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

3.12

Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers

3.10

Telemarketers

3.00
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Shampooers

4.10

Chemists

4.09

Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants

3.07

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary

2.68

Biochemists and Biophysicists

2.68

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

2.67

Hoist and Winch Operators

2.63

Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

2.58

Chemical Engineers

2.56

Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

2.54
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants

4.20

Shampooers

3.98

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary

3.47

Biochemists and Biophysicists

3.37

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary

3.20

Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

3.19

Athletes and Sports Competitors

3.18

Actuaries

3.18

Statisticians

3.09

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary

2.99
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Peoria, IL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

10.82

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

7.89

Embalmers

7.39

Mechanical Engineering Technicians

5.35

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.91

Industrial Engineers

4.58

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

4.41

Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.31

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

3.60

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

3.55
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Psychologists, All Other

5.71

Motion Picture Projectionists

5.27

Dental Laboratory Technicians

4.94

Motorcycle Mechanics

4.33

Forensic Science Technicians

4.21

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

4.13

Commercial Pilots

3.55

Correctional Officers and Jailers

3.33

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

3.30

Legal Support Workers, All Other

3.22
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Pascagoula, MS, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

41.95

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

15.58

Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders

13.66

Crane and Tower Operators

8.57

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

8.36

Riggers

7.56

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

6.74

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

6.44

Cooks, All Other

6.30

Commercial and Industrial Designers

6.21
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, WV-OH, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Wellhead Pumpers

15.04

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

12.72

Logging Equipment Operators

5.00

Funeral Attendants

4.80

Chemical Engineers

4.35

History Teachers, Postsecondary

4.13

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

3.82

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary

3.61

Highway Maintenance Workers

3.51

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

3.35
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Motorboat Operators

20.92

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.66

Pipelayers

5.32

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

5.15

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

3.90

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer

3.70

Real Estate Sales Agents

3.47

Travel Agents

3.41

Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers

3.24

Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers

3.10
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Palm Coast, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers

13.42

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

12.89

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

12.42

Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

6.10

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

5.47

Occupational Therapists

4.49

Real Estate Sales Agents

4.30

Firefighters

3.40

Veterinarians

3.39

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

3.21
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Aerospace Engineers

10.57

Engineers, All Other

6.03

Commercial Pilots

5.68

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

5.42

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer

5.40

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

5.33

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

4.86

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

4.37

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.20

Psychiatric Technicians

3.71
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

8.87

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

5.59

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer

5.47

Financial Clerks, All Other

4.46

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

4.42

Tree Trimmers and Pruners

4.01

Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other

3.56

Chemists

3.34

Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers

3.33

Loan Interviewers and Clerks

3.12
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Owensboro, KY, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

54.62

Residential Advisors

9.31

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

5.70

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

5.68

Crane and Tower Operators

5.44

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.21

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.68

Industrial Machinery Mechanics

4.19

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.14

Loan Interviewers and Clerks

3.99
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Oshkosh-Neenah, WI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

23.10

Cutters and Trimmers, Hand

9.72

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

7.59

Painters, Transportation Equipment

7.36

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

7.30

Printing Press Operators

6.86

Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers

5.55

Labor Relations Specialists

5.47

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

4.58

Prepress Technicians and Workers

4.27
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other

12.28

Baggage Porters and Bellhops

8.81

Concierges

6.46

Amusement and Recreation Attendants

6.08

Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other

6.03

Costume Attendants

5.64

Terrazzo Workers and Finishers

5.32

Athletes and Sports Competitors

3.96

Real Estate Sales Agents

3.85

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

3.78
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

6.08

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

5.32

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

4.56

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

3.91

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

3.85

Computer Operators

3.49

Insurance Underwriters

3.49

Telemarketers

3.19

Farm and Home Management Advisors

3.19

Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other

3.01
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Olympia, WA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Conservation Scientists

17.42

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

15.72

Computer Network Architects

13.80

Urban and Regional Planners

13.76

Hydrologists

10.44

Foresters

8.14

Statistical Assistants

6.21

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

5.06

Logging Equipment Operators

5.00

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

4.76
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Oklahoma City, OK, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

9.94

Petroleum Engineers

9.57

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

9.56

Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

6.65

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

6.38

Gas Plant Operators

5.85

Tree Trimmers and Pruners

5.48

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

5.46

Electro-Mechanical Technicians

5.29

Avionics Technicians

4.59
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Ogden-Clearfield, UT, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Computer and Information Research Scientists

7.09

Tapers

6.89

Logisticians

5.69

Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

4.90

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.66

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

4.58

Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs

4.44

Materials Engineers

4.34

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer

4.27

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

4.23
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Odessa, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

54.27

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

51.91

Wellhead Pumpers

38.07

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

37.23

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

22.06

Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

19.81

Helpers--Extraction Workers

18.29

Riggers

14.92

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

12.69

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

10.88
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Ocean City, NJ, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Bridge and Lock Tenders

57.88

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

19.56

Lodging Managers

10.85

Fire Inspectors and Investigators

9.69

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

8.96

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

7.48

Legislators

5.74

Social and Human Service Assistants

5.67

First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers

5.36

Word Processors and Typists

5.00
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Ocala, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Animal Trainers

22.11

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

13.71

Pest Control Workers

5.38

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

5.16

Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

4.71

Roofers

4.40

Veterinarians

4.10

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

3.93

Funeral Attendants

3.50

Nonfarm Animal Caretakers

3.32
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

8.26

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

3.84

Biological Scientists, All Other

3.80

Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons

3.64

Manicurists and Pedicurists

3.55

Materials Scientists

3.35

Landscape Architects

3.30

Tapers

3.23

Semiconductor Processors

3.21

Material Moving Workers, All Other

3.09
Occupations with the highest location quotient in North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.73

Athletes and Sports Competitors

6.58

Animal Trainers

5.95

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

5.92

Tile and Marble Setters

5.24

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

4.91

Roofers

4.81

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

3.94

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

3.85

Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes

3.25
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Niles-Benton Harbor, MI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Commercial and Industrial Designers

8.88

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.05

Mechanical Engineers

5.87

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.11

Funeral Attendants

5.07

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.94

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.70

Tool and Die Makers

4.69

Art Directors

4.67

Coaches and Scouts

4.26
Occupations with the highest location quotient in New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fashion Designers

9.88

Subway and Streetcar Operators

7.25

Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

5.38

Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes

4.91

Art Directors

4.81

Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

4.68

Costume Attendants

4.56

Editors

4.54

Producers and Directors

4.52

Sociologists

4.51
Occupations with the highest location quotient in New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fashion Designers

6.49

Subway and Streetcar Operators

4.79

Manicurists and Pedicurists

3.91

Shampooers

3.52

Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

3.51

Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance

3.43

Art Directors

3.32

Editors

3.30

Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes

3.27

Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

3.24
Occupations with the highest location quotient in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other

42.36

Commercial Divers

26.11

Sailors and Marine Oilers

22.75

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

19.41

Ship Engineers

14.24

Riggers

13.43

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

10.12

Bridge and Lock Tenders

9.58

Actors

8.04

Petroleum Engineers

6.39
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Newark-Union, NJ-PA Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Biochemists and Biophysicists

6.46

Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists

5.59

Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other

4.88

Marriage and Family Therapists

4.85

Shampooers

4.52

Natural Sciences Managers

4.18

Transportation Security Screeners

3.94

Material Moving Workers, All Other

3.80

Chemical Engineers

3.11

Word Processors and Typists

3.07
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Nassau-Suffolk, NY Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Social Science Research Assistants

7.90

Word Processors and Typists

4.58

Manicurists and Pedicurists

4.46

Special Education Teachers, Preschool

4.15

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

4.10

Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage

3.73

Helpers--Carpenters

3.35

Physicists

3.34

Shampooers

3.16

Barbers

3.14
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Traffic Technicians

7.35

Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes

5.85

Sound Engineering Technicians

4.23

Craft Artists

3.48

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

3.33

Nurse Anesthetists

3.30

Helpers--Roofers

3.24

Medical Appliance Technicians

3.12

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

3.01

Environmental Engineering Technicians

2.87
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Naples-Marco Island, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Motorboat Operators

17.37

Athletes and Sports Competitors

14.94

Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants

11.50

Tile and Marble Setters

10.45

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

8.05

Concierges

6.40

First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers

6.15

Nurse Anesthetists

5.56

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.19

Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

5.19
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Napa, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

38.37

Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

31.16

Demonstrators and Product Promoters

19.20

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

18.75

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

18.63

Massage Therapists

12.44

Agricultural Equipment Operators

10.48

Tour Guides and Escorts

6.89

Baggage Porters and Bellhops

5.08

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

4.72
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, SC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

6.65

Real Estate Sales Agents

5.61

Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners

4.98

Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

4.19

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

3.79

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

3.67

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers

3.41

Helpers--Electricians

3.34

Meter Readers, Utilities

3.33

Amusement and Recreation Attendants

3.23
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Muskegon-Norton Shores, MI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

45.84

Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

22.21

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

19.84

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

17.89

Sailors and Marine Oilers

13.70

Materials Engineers

12.23

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.89

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.69

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.15

Millwrights

6.50
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Muncie, IN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

7.34

Tool and Die Makers

5.66

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

4.37

Mental Health Counselors

3.48

Roofers

3.19

Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other

2.79

Pharmacy Technicians

2.25

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

2.25

Childcare Workers

2.13

Machinists

2.05
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Workers

37.60

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

11.86

Conservation Scientists

11.71

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

8.23

Painters, Transportation Equipment

6.73

Logging Equipment Operators

6.45

Rehabilitation Counselors

6.01

Forest and Conservation Technicians

5.92

Millwrights

4.23

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

4.19
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Morristown, TN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Upholsterers

12.82

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

8.30

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.88

Education Administrators, All Other

6.77

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.82

Meter Readers, Utilities

4.81

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.76

Tool and Die Makers

4.70

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.56

Team Assemblers

4.20
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Morgantown, WV, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Roof Bolters, Mining

66.38

Social Science Research Assistants

9.96

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

7.99

Psychiatric Technicians

5.25

Marriage and Family Therapists

4.96

Medical Equipment Repairers

4.85

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

4.73

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

4.69

Health Educators

4.21

Medical Transcriptionists

3.65
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Montgomery, AL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

11.45

Education Administrators, All Other

7.32

Woodworkers, All Other

7.28

Archivists

6.79

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.81

Nurse Anesthetists

5.54

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

4.70

Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary

4.56

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

4.50

Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents

4.47
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Monroe, MI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

8.88

Industrial Engineers

6.31

Directors, Religious Activities and Education

5.80

Machinists

5.13

Tool and Die Makers

4.98

Crane and Tower Operators

4.73

Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary

4.59

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.52

Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

4.26

Architectural and Engineering Managers

4.14
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Monroe, LA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Special Education Teachers, All Other

7.85

Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other

5.70

Logging Equipment Operators

4.99

Drafters, All Other

4.40

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

4.29

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

4.15

Transportation Workers, All Other

3.76

Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers

3.75

Psychiatric Technicians

3.72

Crane and Tower Operators

3.69
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Modesto, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Animal Breeders

23.67

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

17.87

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

15.38

Agricultural Equipment Operators

9.13

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.35

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

6.77

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

6.05

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

5.76

Food Scientists and Technologists

5.61

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

5.47
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Mobile, AL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic

85.95

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

21.47

Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders

16.18

Sailors and Marine Oilers

13.18

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

12.79

Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage

9.87

Crane and Tower Operators

8.91

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

8.07

Pipelayers

7.27

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.93
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Missoula, MT, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forest and Conservation Technicians

30.78

Foresters

12.74

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

10.32

Conservation Scientists

9.02

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

6.60

Logging Equipment Operators

6.02

Social Workers, All Other

5.82

Clergy

5.81

Fundraisers

5.56

Music Directors and Composers

5.27
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Mathematical Technicians

12.49

Food Scientists and Technologists

9.21

Radio Operators

7.20

Floor Sanders and Finishers

6.40

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

5.47

Sales and Related Workers, All Other

3.78

Media and Communication Workers, All Other

3.67

Public Address System and Other Announcers

3.26

Life Scientists, All Other

3.23

Materials Scientists

3.19
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers

5.45

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

5.40

Sociologists

4.83

Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers

4.67

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

4.46

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

4.05

Tool and Die Makers

3.77

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

3.65

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.35

Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

3.21
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Midland, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Petroleum Engineers

71.93

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

63.44

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

62.99

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

59.43

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

46.61

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

39.58

Wellhead Pumpers

38.09

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

25.25

Gas Plant Operators

17.27

Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

8.59
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Michigan City-La Porte, IN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

12.49

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.60

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.97

Highway Maintenance Workers

4.27

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.48

Roofers

3.24

Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.20

Team Assemblers

2.89

Helpers--Production Workers

2.84

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

2.82
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, FL Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Baggage Porters and Bellhops

8.30

Motorboat Operators

7.50

Pile-Driver Operators

6.89

Cargo and Freight Agents

5.44

Flight Attendants

4.74

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

4.74

Parking Lot Attendants

4.31

Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers

4.15

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

3.76

Air Traffic Controllers

3.16
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Motorboat Operators

8.71

Athletes and Sports Competitors

5.94

Baggage Porters and Bellhops

5.41

Parking Lot Attendants

4.12

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

3.77

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

3.48

Pile-Driver Operators

3.15

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

3.12

Cargo and Freight Agents

3.10

Real Estate Sales Agents

3.06
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Merced, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

47.12

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

32.01

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

27.85

Agricultural Inspectors

14.47

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

14.40

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

10.36

Food Scientists and Technologists

9.43

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

8.45

Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other

7.54

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.67
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Memphis, TN-MS-AR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

6.78

Slot Supervisors

5.69

Cargo and Freight Agents

5.61

Gaming Managers

5.49

Gaming Cage Workers

4.23

Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders

3.94

Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping

3.61

Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand

3.43

Gaming Dealers

3.15

Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers

3.14
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Medford, OR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Clergy

7.73

Forest and Conservation Technicians

7.47

Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants

6.81

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

6.11

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

5.03

Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door

4.40

Music Directors and Composers

4.17

Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other

4.09

Motorcycle Mechanics

4.05

Social Workers, All Other

4.01
Occupations with the highest location quotient in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Personal Care Aides

9.94

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

7.93

Agricultural Equipment Operators

7.62

Detectives and Criminal Investigators

6.40

Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

5.52

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

3.89

Helpers--Extraction Workers

3.77

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

3.69

Counselors, All Other

3.42

Agricultural Workers, All Other

3.24
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Mayaguez, PR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

21.09

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary

15.13

History Teachers, Postsecondary

10.79

Helpers--Electricians

9.33

Sewing Machine Operators

7.91

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary

5.98

Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers

5.30

New Accounts Clerks

5.18

Cooks, Fast Food

5.16

Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

5.12
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Mansfield, OH, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

15.57

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.26

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.85

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

5.44

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.27

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.73

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

4.36

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.05

Social Workers, All Other

4.03

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

3.88
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Mankato-North Mankato, MN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Social and Human Service Assistants

8.06

Recreational Therapists

6.64

Printing Press Operators

6.31

Agricultural Equipment Operators

5.10

Psychiatrists

4.88

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

4.73

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.11

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.07

Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other

3.68

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

3.59
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Manhattan, KS, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

9.58

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

7.69

Power Plant Operators

6.89

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

6.83

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

5.39

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

4.69

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

4.53

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

4.41

Interpreters and Translators

4.12

Residential Advisors

3.65
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Madison, WI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Animal Scientists

15.62

Conservation Scientists

6.06

Biochemists and Biophysicists

5.44

Biological Technicians

5.24

Microbiologists

4.99

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

4.84

Epidemiologists

4.38

Hydrologists

4.34

Soil and Plant Scientists

3.58

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.51
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Madera-Chowchilla, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

51.26

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

20.21

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

16.68

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

5.98

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.48

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.02

Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping

3.94

Helpers--Production Workers

3.84

Interpreters and Translators

3.68

Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists

2.96
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Macon, GA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage

9.66

Bailiffs

8.27

Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators

6.05

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay

4.56

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

3.92

Insurance Underwriters

3.53

Logging Equipment Operators

3.50

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

3.44

Helpers--Electricians

3.09

Insurance Sales Agents

3.07
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lynchburg, VA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fallers

18.53

Psychiatric Technicians

14.53

Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers

6.54

Mental Health Counselors

6.19

Helpers--Electricians

6.16

Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service

5.09

Funeral Attendants

4.84

Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

4.54

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

4.31

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

4.29
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lubbock, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary

15.44

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

7.99

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

7.23

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

6.40

Soil and Plant Scientists

4.28

Parking Enforcement Workers

3.90

Audiologists

3.65

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

3.30

Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers

3.28

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

3.03
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Louisville-Jefferson County, KY-IN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers

18.55

Statistical Assistants

12.77

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

4.27

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.87

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.81

Production Workers, All Other

3.40

Therapists, All Other

2.93

Helpers--Roofers

2.91

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

2.88

Team Assemblers

2.86
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance

9.02

Media and Communication Workers, All Other

8.96

Film and Video Editors

8.94

Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other

8.04

Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes

8.01

Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

7.97

Fashion Designers

6.36

Sound Engineering Technicians

5.88

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

5.51

Multimedia Artists and Animators

5.38
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Film and Video Editors

12.00

Media and Communication Workers, All Other

11.99

Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance

11.94

Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other

10.85

Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes

10.78

Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

10.20

Fashion Designers

7.71

Sound Engineering Technicians

7.43

Multimedia Artists and Animators

6.80

Producers and Directors

6.70
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Longview, WA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Millwrights

27.17

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

13.87

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

11.23

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

11.04

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

7.91

Conservation Scientists

6.25

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

5.70

Roofers

5.09

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

4.54

Tire Repairers and Changers

3.50
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Longview, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

29.07

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

27.55

Wellhead Pumpers

22.16

Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

22.15

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

16.21

Helpers--Extraction Workers

11.12

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

10.40

Riggers

8.72

Gas Plant Operators

8.62

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

7.17
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Logan, UT-ID, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Food Batchmakers

15.60

Conservation Scientists

8.17

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

7.18

Telemarketers

7.15

Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan

6.47

Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary

6.18

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

6.14

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

5.44

Forest and Conservation Technicians

5.36

Legislators

5.11
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Tree Trimmers and Pruners

4.51

Archivists

4.08

Forensic Science Technicians

3.99

Crane and Tower Operators

3.47

Upholsterers

3.15

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

3.13

Helpers--Roofers

3.02

Wellhead Pumpers

3.01

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

2.92

Radiation Therapists

2.91
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lincoln, NE, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.97

Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan

6.43

Insurance Underwriters

5.48

Survey Researchers

5.46

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.16

Soil and Plant Scientists

4.29

Biochemists and Biophysicists

3.99

Community Health Workers

3.95

Compliance Officers

3.81

Postsecondary Teachers, All Other

3.71
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lima, OH, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

7.33

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.94

Millwrights

4.25

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

4.21

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

3.75

Surgeons

3.22

Labor Relations Specialists

3.19

Chemical Engineers

3.17

Social Workers, All Other

2.96

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

2.90
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lexington-Fayette, KY, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farm and Home Management Advisors

31.04

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

23.44

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

17.54

Animal Trainers

7.18

Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

6.99

Nurse Midwives

6.81

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

4.63

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

4.40

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

4.33

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.18
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lewiston, ID-WA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Radio and Television Announcers

10.33

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

8.97

Legislators

4.96

Pipelayers

4.63

Medical Transcriptionists

4.02

Physical Therapist Aides

3.54

Highway Maintenance Workers

2.99

Tire Repairers and Changers

2.83

Cooks, Fast Food

2.67

Nursing Assistants

2.40
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lebanon, PA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Recreational Therapists

8.43

Furniture Finishers

7.93

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.94

Bus Drivers, School or Special Client

4.75

Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators

4.61

Prepress Technicians and Workers

4.00

Food Batchmakers

3.61

Agricultural Equipment Operators

3.60

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

3.39

Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand

3.29
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lawton, OK, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

23.54

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

12.20

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

5.18

Procurement Clerks

4.44

Budget Analysts

3.63

First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers

3.39

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

2.72

Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

2.71

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping

2.63

New Accounts Clerks

2.57
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lawrence, KS, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Printing Press Operators

6.34

Recreation Workers

3.75

Cooks, Fast Food

3.73

Pharmacy Aides

3.73

Power Plant Operators

3.50

Coaches and Scouts

3.36

Education Administrators, Postsecondary

3.16

Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers

2.81

Librarians

2.70

Floral Designers

2.69
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Las Vegas-Paradise, NV, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gaming Supervisors

37.98

Gaming Dealers

31.55

Gaming Service Workers, All Other

24.60

Gaming Cage Workers

20.90

Gaming Managers

16.43

Dancers

13.98

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

11.80

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

11.61

Baggage Porters and Bellhops

10.19

Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs

9.76
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Las Cruces, NM, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Detectives and Criminal Investigators

12.01

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

10.40

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

10.35

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer

5.33

Food Batchmakers

5.30

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

4.88

Helpers--Carpenters

4.71

Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other

4.13

Aerospace Engineers

4.12

Personal Care Aides

4.01
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Laredo, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Cargo and Freight Agents

21.73

Detectives and Criminal Investigators

16.92

Compliance Officers

6.02

Personal Care Aides

5.80

Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance

4.71

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

4.13

Surveying and Mapping Technicians

3.47

First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators

3.33

Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers

3.16

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

2.84
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lansing-East Lansing, MI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Sociologists

12.05

Budget Analysts

10.46

Soil and Plant Scientists

9.52

Physicists

6.86

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers

6.56

Internists, General

4.64

Microbiologists

4.61

Financial Specialists, All Other

4.61

Computer Occupations, All Other

4.60

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary

4.34
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lancaster, PA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers

12.53

Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

9.61

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

7.08

Desktop Publishers

6.01

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

5.56

Pourers and Casters, Metal

5.46

Food Batchmakers

4.83

Furniture Finishers

4.81

Dietetic Technicians

4.55

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

4.28
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Motorcycle Mechanics

4.96

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

3.94

Motion Picture Projectionists

3.86

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

3.73

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

3.50

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

3.50

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

3.48

Medical Transcriptionists

3.36

Commercial Pilots

3.28

Dental Laboratory Technicians

3.24
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lake Havasu City - Kingman, AZ, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Dental Laboratory Technicians

6.37

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

5.83

First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers

5.01

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

4.94

Tire Repairers and Changers

4.45

Firefighters

4.11

Pest Control Workers

4.09

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other

3.79

Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

3.62

Medical Secretaries

3.22
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lake County-Kenosha County, IL-WI Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

9.46

Medical Equipment Preparers

4.92

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

4.44

Chemists

4.01

Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.90

Animal Trainers

3.39

Shampooers

3.10

Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products

2.72

Psychologists, All Other

2.72

Stonemasons

2.59
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lake Charles, LA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Chemical Plant and System Operators

35.38

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

17.97

Gaming Managers

17.90

Chemical Engineers

17.79

Gaming Supervisors

12.39

Gaming Cage Workers

11.82

Gaming Dealers

10.93

Crane and Tower Operators

8.29

Structural Iron and Steel Workers

8.03

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

7.81
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lafayette, LA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Riggers

48.40

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

19.15

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

17.69

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

16.70

Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

15.69

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

13.73

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

12.32

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

11.27

Plant and System Operators, All Other

11.03

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

10.51
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Lafayette, IN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farm and Home Management Advisors

50.43

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

16.31

Team Assemblers

7.16

Audiologists

4.95

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

4.65

Business Teachers, Postsecondary

4.27

Soil and Plant Scientists

3.79

Machinists

3.46

Biological Technicians

3.40

Chemists

2.92
Occupations with the highest location quotient in La Crosse, WI-MN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

4.17

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

4.06

Maintenance Workers, Machinery

3.92

Occupational Therapy Assistants

3.56

Interpreters and Translators

3.49

Material Moving Workers, All Other

3.37

Food Batchmakers

3.37

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary

3.31

Biological Scientists, All Other

3.22

Communications Teachers, Postsecondary

3.17
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Kokomo, IN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Tool and Die Makers

11.74

Funeral Attendants

5.58

Electricians

3.08

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

2.66

Physical Therapist Assistants

2.62

Tire Repairers and Changers

2.46

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

2.37

Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers

2.24

Dental Hygienists

2.15

Floral Designers

2.13
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Knoxville, TN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farm and Home Management Advisors

9.79

Traffic Technicians

6.97

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

6.89

Nuclear Technicians

6.56

Nurse Anesthetists

6.31

Nuclear Engineers

6.16

Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers

5.01

Environmental Engineering Technicians

4.99

Directors, Religious Activities and Education

4.01

Physicists

3.93
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Kingston, NY, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Word Processors and Typists

5.62

Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

5.38

Highway Maintenance Workers

4.80

Legislators

4.48

Protective Service Workers, All Other

3.83

Postal Service Clerks

3.73

Library Assistants, Clerical

3.47

Social Workers, All Other

3.46

Chefs and Head Cooks

3.37

Clergy

3.08
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Avionics Technicians

13.00

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

7.20

Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

6.52

Computer Operators

5.96

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

5.43

Helpers--Electricians

4.61

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

4.54

Power Plant Operators

4.05

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

3.63

Nurse Anesthetists

3.53
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment

13.92

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

6.86

Correctional Officers and Jailers

6.20

Airfield Operations Specialists

6.08

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary

4.99

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

4.75

Counselors, All Other

4.33

Glaziers

3.79

Podiatrists

3.73

Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

3.51
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, WA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Nuclear Technicians

54.53

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

26.76

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

13.55

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

12.54

Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors

10.98

Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians

8.32

Chemical Engineers

7.82

Chemists

7.46

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

6.96

Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

6.24
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Kansas City, MO-KS, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Artists and Related Workers, All Other

10.28

Actuaries

5.37

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

3.86

Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents

3.02

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

2.92

Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage

2.67

Art Directors

2.55

Forensic Science Technicians

2.52

Animal Trainers

2.47

Museum Technicians and Conservators

2.29
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Kankakee-Bradley, IL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Production Workers, All Other

10.20

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

4.90

Orderlies

3.56

Legislators

2.83

Machinists

2.77

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School

2.76

Library Assistants, Clerical

2.72

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

2.39

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

2.39

Substitute Teachers

2.27
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Kalamazoo-Portage, MI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Psychiatric Aides

8.48

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.03

Furniture Finishers

4.30

Food Scientists and Technologists

4.08

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

3.85

Chemists

3.76

Directors, Religious Activities and Education

3.41

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.28

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

3.20

Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

3.13
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Joplin, MO, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

15.81

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

9.81

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.43

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

7.86

Food Batchmakers

5.83

Production Workers, All Other

5.78

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.73

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

4.34

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.08

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.02
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Jonesboro, AR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

13.08

Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

9.48

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.05

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

7.30

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

6.60

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

6.39

Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers

5.90

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

4.83

Physical Therapist Assistants

4.74

Sheet Metal Workers

4.70
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Johnstown, PA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Word Processors and Typists

7.79

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

7.67

Recreational Therapists

5.58

Social and Human Service Assistants

5.23

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

4.59

Child, Family, and School Social Workers

4.44

Construction and Building Inspectors

4.14

Residential Advisors

3.86

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary

3.67

Medical Transcriptionists

3.58
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Johnson City, TN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Nuclear Engineers

8.78

Environmental Engineering Technicians

7.95

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

6.19

Internists, General

5.41

Nurse Practitioners

4.40

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.39

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

3.53

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

3.37

Computer Operators

3.31

Marriage and Family Therapists

3.16
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Jefferson City, MO, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Legal Support Workers, All Other

16.44

Forensic Science Technicians

12.44

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

6.15

Correctional Officers and Jailers

5.00

Conservation Scientists

4.96

Environmental Engineers

4.92

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

4.47

Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers

4.28

Health Educators

4.26

Detectives and Criminal Investigators

4.05
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Janesville, WI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

15.72

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.55

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

5.80

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

4.81

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.51

Athletic Trainers

4.19

Maintenance Workers, Machinery

3.67

Carpet Installers

3.57

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.48

Music Directors and Composers

3.44
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Jacksonville, NC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Education Administrators, All Other

20.80

Real Estate Brokers

6.15

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

5.11

Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers

5.05

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

4.66

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

4.00

Meter Readers, Utilities

3.45

Tax Preparers

3.26

Childcare Workers

3.24

Pest Control Workers

3.22
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Jacksonville, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

6.24

Motorboat Operators

5.59

Financial Clerks, All Other

4.92

Air Traffic Controllers

4.31

Avionics Technicians

4.03

Medical Equipment Repairers

3.87

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other

3.86

Ship Engineers

3.27

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

3.22

Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

2.86
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Jackson, TN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.01

Nurse Anesthetists

4.58

Production Workers, All Other

4.32

Athletic Trainers

4.17

Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers

3.77

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.63

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

3.57

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

3.48

Logging Equipment Operators

3.32

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

3.23
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Jackson, MS, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Psychiatric Aides

14.85

Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers

7.55

Conservation Scientists

7.34

Orthotists and Prosthetists

4.81

Nuclear Technicians

4.79

Emergency Management Directors

3.98

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

3.48

Traffic Technicians

3.38

Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers

3.36

Recreational Therapists

3.27
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Jackson, MI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

13.43

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

12.32

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

8.79

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.07

Tool and Die Makers

8.06

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

7.14

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

6.27

Helpers--Production Workers

6.04

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

5.85

Machinists

4.95
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Ithaca, NY, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary

24.53

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary

14.49

Fundraisers

14.03

Law Teachers, Postsecondary

13.72

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary

13.37

Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

13.25

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary

12.37

Instructional Coordinators

12.25

Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

10.88

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

10.79
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Iowa City, IA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Office Machine Operators, Except Computer

5.07

Audiologists

3.89

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

3.57

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other

3.45

Rehabilitation Counselors

3.41

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

3.30

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

3.14

Computer Network Support Specialists

2.77

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

2.74

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

2.70
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Indianapolis-Carmel, IN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Boilermakers

5.87

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

5.62

Genetic Counselors

4.53

Air Traffic Controllers

4.22

Millwrights

3.90

Biological Technicians

3.59

Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers

3.51

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.29

Biochemists and Biophysicists

3.11

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

2.78
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Idaho Falls, ID, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

33.25

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

13.10

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

8.74

Agricultural Inspectors

8.56

Forest and Conservation Technicians

7.29

Word Processors and Typists

6.45

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

5.21

Rehabilitation Counselors

4.56

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

3.97

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

3.86
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Huntsville, AL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Aerospace Engineers

28.49

Engineers, All Other

16.88

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

15.39

Logisticians

13.60

Avionics Technicians

11.24

Computer Hardware Engineers

8.86

Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians

8.51

Electrical Engineers

7.99

Computer and Information Research Scientists

7.00

Dental Laboratory Technicians

6.06
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Pourers and Casters, Metal

7.85

Gas Plant Operators

6.49

Crane and Tower Operators

5.03

Psychiatric Technicians

4.80

Fire Inspectors and Investigators

4.25

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

4.08

Nurse Anesthetists

3.98

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

3.95

Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary

3.86

Marriage and Family Therapists

3.61
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Petroleum Engineers

16.30

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

11.38

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

10.20

Wind Turbine Service Technicians

9.66

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

9.51

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

7.75

Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders

7.40

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

7.03

Chemical Engineers

6.13

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

6.03
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, LA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels

168.59

Ship Engineers

124.97

Riggers

122.43

Sailors and Marine Oilers

103.74

Plant and System Operators, All Other

28.82

Extraction Workers, All Other

22.94

Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders

21.88

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

18.62

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

15.89

Crane and Tower Operators

15.68
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Hot Springs, AR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Telemarketers

9.39

Medical Transcriptionists

4.35

Computer Operators

4.28

Nonfarm Animal Caretakers

4.12

Tile and Marble Setters

4.10

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other

3.93

Medical Equipment Repairers

3.81

Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors

3.37

Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

3.16

Massage Therapists

3.13
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Honolulu, HI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Dancers

16.47

Anthropologists and Archeologists

11.10

Astronomers

8.54

Tour Guides and Escorts

7.57

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

7.48

Transportation Security Screeners

6.14

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

5.12

Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other

4.86

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

4.37

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

4.35
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Holland-Grand Haven, MI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

10.18

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.74

Commercial and Industrial Designers

8.86

Industrial Engineers

7.37

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

7.19

Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

6.18

Tool and Die Makers

5.95

Industrial Engineering Technicians

5.84

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

4.93

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.84
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Hinesville-Fort Stewart, GA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Information and Record Clerks, All Other

8.88

Social Workers, All Other

6.97

Environmental Engineers

5.63

Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers

4.94

Computer Occupations, All Other

4.45

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

3.42

Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers

3.21

Child, Family, and School Social Workers

3.18

Firefighters

3.13

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers

2.95
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Model Makers, Wood

93.33

Upholsterers

86.17

Patternmakers, Wood

85.18

Furniture Finishers

50.42

Cutters and Trimmers, Hand

38.19

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

38.06

Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

30.77

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

25.69

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

19.21

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

18.07
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Hattiesburg, MS, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Equipment Operators

8.65

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

4.95

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

3.72

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

3.41

Helpers--Electricians

3.40

Legislators

3.20

Medical Transcriptionists

3.18

Cooks, Fast Food

3.17

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

3.14

Surgical Technologists

3.08
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Harrisonburg, VA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

26.45

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

11.49

Interpreters and Translators

9.80

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.67

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary

6.40

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary

5.24

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary

5.20

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

4.76

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.61

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.58
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Word Processors and Typists

6.49

Correspondence Clerks

6.17

Historians

5.38

Emergency Management Directors

4.99

Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents

4.11

Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage

4.01

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers

3.99

Statisticians

3.68

Economists

3.58

Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks

3.54
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Hanford-Corcoran, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Agricultural Equipment Operators

40.62

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

21.95

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

18.87

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

18.17

Word Processors and Typists

12.14

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.63

Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping

5.67

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

4.79

Substitute Teachers

4.75

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

4.71
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

8.64

Furniture Finishers

8.16

Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service

5.62

Computer Occupations, All Other

5.22

Recreational Therapists

4.32

Correctional Officers and Jailers

3.87

Marriage and Family Therapists

3.71

Computer Operators

3.53

Helpers--Carpenters

3.44

Data Entry Keyers

3.42
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Gulfport-Biloxi, MS, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Slot Supervisors

68.30

Gaming Cage Workers

29.05

Gaming Dealers

26.18

Gaming Supervisors

25.58

Gaming Managers

24.81

Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators

22.28

Chemical Plant and System Operators

12.41

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

10.01

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

8.16

Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers

8.05
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Guayama, PR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Industrial Engineers

7.04

First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other

5.36

Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors

5.23

Word Processors and Typists

4.85

Security Guards

4.58

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

4.26

Cooks, Fast Food

4.14

Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers

3.82

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education

3.64

Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education

3.46
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, SC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

16.37

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.39

Orderlies

6.78

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

6.18

Team Assemblers

5.62

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.48

Funeral Attendants

3.81

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.47

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

3.12

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

3.12
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Greenville, NC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

8.78

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

6.84

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

6.38

Real Estate Brokers

4.86

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary

4.33

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary

4.28

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

4.21

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

3.63

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

3.51

Home Health Aides

3.46
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Greensboro-High Point, NC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Upholsterers

15.98

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

14.54

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

13.76

Furniture Finishers

11.53

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

11.20

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.16

Semiconductor Processors

8.05

Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

6.18

Sewing Machine Operators

5.90

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary

5.37
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Green Bay, WI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

13.78

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

7.49

Prepress Technicians and Workers

6.71

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

6.57

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.72

Printing Press Operators

4.74

Dental Laboratory Technicians

4.26

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

4.08

Mechanical Drafters

3.91

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

3.57
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Greeley, CO, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

46.64

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

25.78

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

18.18

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

6.97

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

4.96

Agricultural Equipment Operators

4.92

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

4.81

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

4.42

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

4.08

Butchers and Meat Cutters

3.95
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Great Falls, MT, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Clergy

5.27

Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators

4.65

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.60

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.05

Tire Repairers and Changers

4.05

Social Workers, All Other

3.74

Coaches and Scouts

3.69

Opticians, Dispensing

3.51

Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

3.24

Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers

3.14
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Occupational Therapy Aides

14.58

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

13.32

Tool and Die Makers

8.30

Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

5.26

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.83

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.74

Helpers--Production Workers

4.25

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

4.08

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

3.72

Team Assemblers

3.58
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Grand Junction, CO, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

31.42

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

12.15

Crossing Guards

8.90

Bicycle Repairers

8.68

Surveyors

5.97

Conservation Scientists

4.34

Painters, Transportation Equipment

4.24

Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other

4.11

Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines

3.69

Broadcast Technicians

3.40
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Grand Forks, ND-MN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

15.80

Airfield Operations Specialists

15.23

Graduate Teaching Assistants

9.68

Agricultural Equipment Operators

9.39

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.97

Industrial Engineering Technicians

6.62

Commercial Pilots

6.46

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

6.42

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

5.70

Radio and Television Announcers

4.68
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Goldsboro, NC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary

10.86

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

6.08

Food Batchmakers

4.83

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

4.77

Rehabilitation Counselors

4.68

Real Estate Brokers

4.12

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

3.47

Physician Assistants

3.19

Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping

2.97

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

2.66
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Glens Falls, NY, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

11.05

Legislators

8.37

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

7.56

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

7.42

Motorcycle Mechanics

7.24

Highway Maintenance Workers

6.34

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

5.93

Editors

5.83

Correctional Officers and Jailers

5.31

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

5.06
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Gary, IN Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

49.03

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

40.56

Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

23.46

Gaming Supervisors

8.50

Materials Engineers

8.05

Gaming Managers

6.88

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.73

Industrial Machinery Mechanics

6.70

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

6.69

Gaming Dealers

6.10
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Gainesville, GA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

20.80

Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

13.77

Agricultural Inspectors

10.34

Dental Laboratory Technicians

7.07

Helpers--Production Workers

6.93

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

6.23

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

6.23

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

5.52

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.05

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

4.39
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Gainesville, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

13.92

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other

11.59

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

7.92

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

7.19

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary

6.15

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

5.65

Biological Scientists, All Other

5.39

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

4.72

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

4.67

Soil and Plant Scientists

4.61
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Gadsden, AL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Helpers--Production Workers

17.36

Occupational Therapy Assistants

12.46

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

11.09

Physical Therapist Assistants

7.15

Physical Therapist Aides

4.61

Pipelayers

4.14

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

3.05

Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping

3.04

First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers

2.85

Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers

2.81
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Fresno, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

39.08

Farm Labor Contractors

23.82

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

19.11

Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

17.33

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

11.11

Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents

10.41

Agricultural Inspectors

8.47

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

6.85

Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs

6.03

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

5.62
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

6.07

Avionics Technicians

4.83

Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians

4.35

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

4.28

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.15

Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment

4.15

Aerospace Engineers

4.09

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

3.96

Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers

3.87

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

3.85
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Fort Wayne, IN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

9.50

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

8.83

Pourers and Casters, Metal

8.57

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.99

Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other

5.63

Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers

5.30

Tool and Die Makers

4.71

Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

4.14

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

4.02

Furniture Finishers

3.99
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Fort Smith, AR-OK, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

11.36

Food Processing Workers, All Other

11.10

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

10.60

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

9.06

Agricultural Inspectors

8.49

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

6.37

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.46

Helpers--Extraction Workers

5.27

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

5.25

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

4.99
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, FL Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Motorboat Operators

12.00

Parking Lot Attendants

6.01

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.60

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

5.27

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

4.64

Psychologists, All Other

4.47

Transportation Security Screeners

3.76

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

3.58

Travel Agents

3.40

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

3.35
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Fort Collins-Loveland, CO, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Conservation Scientists

21.71

Atmospheric and Space Scientists

12.99

Computer Hardware Engineers

11.22

Foresters

8.40

Hydrologists

6.64

Microbiologists

6.63

Soil and Plant Scientists

6.18

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

4.67

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

4.62

Software Developers, Systems Software

4.02
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Fond du Lac, WI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic

10.52

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.25

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

5.72

Mechanical Drafters

5.64

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

5.60

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

4.51

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

4.49

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

4.43

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.14

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

3.70
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Woodworkers, All Other

12.44

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

8.22

Helpers--Electricians

6.64

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

6.05

Pipelayers

4.96

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.73

Tire Repairers and Changers

4.28

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.12

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

3.69

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.66
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Florence, SC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Nuclear Engineers

12.37

Millwrights

11.41

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.86

Dietetic Technicians

5.84

Orderlies

4.16

Family and General Practitioners

4.14

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

3.50

Helpers--Electricians

3.47

Logging Equipment Operators

3.44

Surgical Technologists

3.25
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Flint, MI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Internists, General

8.92

Tool and Die Makers

7.22

Postsecondary Teachers, All Other

3.37

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.25

Chiropractors

3.24

Team Assemblers

3.04

Funeral Attendants

3.02

Driver/Sales Workers

2.84

Court, Municipal, and License Clerks

2.82

Opticians, Dispensing

2.72
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Flagstaff, AZ, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Tour Guides and Escorts

18.45

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

14.12

Conservation Scientists

8.22

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

7.02

Biological Technicians

6.89

Education Administrators, All Other

6.82

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

6.46

Biological Scientists, All Other

6.24

First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers

6.19

Forensic Science Technicians

6.04
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Food Processing Workers, All Other

14.93

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

13.38

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

11.09

Food Scientists and Technologists

9.39

Animal Scientists

9.07

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

6.24

Demonstrators and Product Promoters

6.21

Agricultural Inspectors

5.96

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary

4.73

Slaughterers and Meat Packers

4.49
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Fayetteville, NC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Education Administrators, All Other

14.13

Real Estate Brokers

5.11

Logisticians

4.47

Budget Analysts

4.24

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

4.00

Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary

3.88

Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers

3.62

Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators

3.05

Computer Occupations, All Other

2.92

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

2.82
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Farmington, NM, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Wellhead Pumpers

53.57

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

32.13

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

28.08

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

21.63

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

21.08

Anthropologists and Archeologists

20.53

Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door

15.44

Helpers--Extraction Workers

11.21

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

9.10

Gaming Cage Workers

9.10
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Fargo, ND-MN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Public Address System and Other Announcers

8.07

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

7.81

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

7.43

Soil and Plant Scientists

6.44

Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

5.40

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

5.19

Pharmacy Aides

4.93

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

4.42

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

3.95

Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other

3.90
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Fajardo, PR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Tour Guides and Escorts

16.04

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

4.39

Cooks, Fast Food

4.30

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education

3.55

Food Preparation Workers

3.49

Industrial Machinery Mechanics

2.64

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

2.61

Pharmacy Technicians

2.53

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

2.50

Cashiers

2.20
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Fairbanks, AK, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

19.44

Environmental Engineering Technicians

8.90

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

8.79

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

8.55

Biological Scientists, All Other

8.49

Civil Engineering Technicians

6.87

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

5.49

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.24

Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other

5.17

Transportation Security Screeners

5.13
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Evansville, IN-KY, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Roof Bolters, Mining

23.18

Boilermakers

20.20

Pourers and Casters, Metal

9.62

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

9.16

Painters, Transportation Equipment

8.01

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

7.02

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

6.56

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

5.98

Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers

5.76

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.92
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eugene-Springfield, OR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Workers, All Other

98.53

Log Graders and Scalers

14.17

Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

12.38

Foresters

9.44

Logging Equipment Operators

7.85

Clergy

7.00

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

6.43

Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants

6.39

Forest and Conservation Technicians

6.11

Musicians and Singers

5.98
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Erie, PA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Dietetic Technicians

5.97

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

5.87

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.64

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.58

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.57

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.44

Tool and Die Makers

4.05

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.02

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

3.93

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.69
Occupations with the highest location quotient in El Paso, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders

31.22

Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers

15.94

Counselors, All Other

7.65

Detectives and Criminal Investigators

6.83

Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

3.94

Psychiatric Aides

3.73

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

3.36

Compliance Officers

3.17

Personal Care Aides

3.02

Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers

2.88
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Elmira, NY, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.05

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

6.25

Legislators

4.89

Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.88

Machinists

4.52

Mechanical Drafters

3.91

Social Workers, All Other

3.73

Word Processors and Typists

3.66

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

2.95

Physician Assistants

2.94
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Elkhart-Goshen, IN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

73.92

Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians

35.25

Upholsterers

24.91

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

23.18

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

17.77

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

15.53

Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

13.88

Team Assemblers

13.24

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

12.64

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

9.92
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Elizabethtown, KY, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Education Administrators, All Other

17.33

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping

10.35

Computer Occupations, All Other

7.77

Team Assemblers

5.76

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

5.59

Print Binding and Finishing Workers

5.21

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

4.86

Human Resources Specialists

4.77

Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers

4.75

Budget Analysts

4.75
Occupations with the highest location quotient in El Centro, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

64.02

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

9.32

Agricultural Equipment Operators

9.24

Compliance Officers

6.88

Agricultural Inspectors

6.26

Social Workers, All Other

5.58

Music Directors and Composers

3.63

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

3.46

Cargo and Freight Agents

3.11

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

3.06
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Edison-New Brunswick, NJ Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Shampooers

5.72

Public Address System and Other Announcers

5.21

Biochemists and Biophysicists

4.71

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

4.68

Manicurists and Pedicurists

4.27

Bridge and Lock Tenders

3.51

Chemists

3.48

Marriage and Family Therapists

3.45

Natural Sciences Managers

3.28

Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

2.97
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Eau Claire, WI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

5.28

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.57

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.25

Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers

4.22

Medical Transcriptionists

3.87

Chiropractors

3.69

Order Clerks

3.64

Couriers and Messengers

3.21

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

3.20

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary

3.19
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Life Scientists, All Other

39.24

Social Science Research Assistants

12.89

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

12.19

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

11.91

Natural Sciences Managers

11.35

Sociologists

10.00

Physical Scientists, All Other

9.65

Statisticians

9.27

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

8.61

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

7.98
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Duluth, MN-WI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Foresters

11.18

Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines

7.44

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

6.49

Social and Human Service Assistants

4.43

Conservation Scientists

3.95

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

3.92

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

3.83

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

3.68

Rehabilitation Counselors

3.61

Civil Engineering Technicians

3.61
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Dubuque, IA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Pourers and Casters, Metal

21.39

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

8.32

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.65

Production Workers, All Other

5.11

Financial Specialists, All Other

4.29

Rehabilitation Counselors

3.94

Prepress Technicians and Workers

3.90

Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.86

Brickmasons and Blockmasons

3.65

Team Assemblers

3.40
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Dover, DE, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Urban and Regional Planners

6.42

Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other

5.36

Marriage and Family Therapists

5.34

Civil Engineering Technicians

5.00

Court, Municipal, and License Clerks

4.97

Helpers--Carpenters

4.07

Labor Relations Specialists

3.80

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

3.66

Food Processing Workers, All Other

3.35

Legislators

2.91
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Dothan, AL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Agricultural Inspectors

19.50

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

12.03

Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers

7.89

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic

7.47

Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers

5.70

Logging Equipment Operators

5.55

Helpers--Electricians

4.68

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

4.53

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.51

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

4.19
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

9.23

Commercial and Industrial Designers

8.62

Mechanical Engineers

8.15

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.17

Patternmakers, Wood

7.14

Tool and Die Makers

5.92

Mechanical Engineering Technicians

4.87

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.64

Industrial Engineers

3.87

Engineers, All Other

3.77
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Patternmakers, Wood

11.00

Commercial and Industrial Designers

10.17

Mechanical Engineers

7.83

Airfield Operations Specialists

7.78

Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

7.73

Slot Supervisors

5.23

Industrial Engineers

4.62

Gaming Supervisors

4.58

Mechanical Engineering Technicians

4.01

Engineers, All Other

3.92
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Soil and Plant Scientists

30.29

Financial Examiners

7.83

Woodworkers, All Other

5.08

Legislators

5.03

Fence Erectors

4.82

Actuaries

4.71

Insurance Underwriters

4.26

Hearing Aid Specialists

4.18

Food Processing Workers, All Other

4.03

Credit Counselors

3.86
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

5.97

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

5.48

Petroleum Engineers

4.37

Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers

4.09

Geographers

4.08

Tapers

3.99

Wellhead Pumpers

3.73

Cartographers and Photogrammetrists

3.72

Dancers

3.62

Hydrologists

3.44
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Athletes and Sports Competitors

12.59

Motorboat Operators

10.86

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

7.07

Construction and Related Workers, All Other

6.73

Animal Trainers

6.38

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

5.65

Commercial Pilots

5.38

Fire Inspectors and Investigators

4.76

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary

4.74

Motorcycle Mechanics

4.10
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Decatur, IL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Production Workers, All Other

6.07

Court, Municipal, and License Clerks

3.57

Funeral Attendants

3.51

Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education

2.80

Legislators

2.68

Labor Relations Specialists

2.30

Maintenance Workers, Machinery

2.27

Industrial Machinery Mechanics

2.26

Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers

2.23

Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators

2.20
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Decatur, AL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

19.65

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

13.07

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

12.94

Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other

12.06

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

6.06

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

5.68

Environmental Engineering Technicians

5.10

Helpers--Electricians

5.04

Industrial Machinery Mechanics

4.85

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4.77
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Dayton, OH, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Aerospace Engineers

6.75

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

5.90

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

5.29

Engineers, All Other

4.88

Materials Engineers

4.49

Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

4.46

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

4.25

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.73

Physicists

3.56

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer

3.32
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

6.12

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

5.46

Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.93

Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers

3.73

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.66

Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

3.48

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

3.32

Mechanical Door Repairers

3.15

Logisticians

3.14

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary

3.09
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Danville, VA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

9.88

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

6.11

Logging Equipment Operators

5.27

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

3.87

Industrial Machinery Mechanics

3.18

Protective Service Workers, All Other

3.14

Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping

3.06

Helpers--Production Workers

3.05

Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators

2.74

Personal Care Aides

2.56
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Danville, IL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

18.00

Food Batchmakers

7.38

Legislators

5.33

Order Clerks

4.67

Industrial Machinery Mechanics

4.51

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

3.69

Highway Maintenance Workers

3.67

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

3.53

Labor Relations Specialists

3.45

Maintenance Workers, Machinery

2.73
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Dalton, GA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Fabric Menders, Except Garment

377.75

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

244.97

Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

159.52

Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

92.33

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

90.28

Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

52.01

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other

38.09

Cutters and Trimmers, Hand

14.72

Sewing Machine Operators

12.11

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

8.66
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Stonemasons

6.03

Semiconductor Processors

3.61

Etchers and Engravers

3.32

Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage

3.29

Occupational Therapy Assistants

2.99

Loan Interviewers and Clerks

2.97

Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers

2.84

Financial Clerks, All Other

2.79

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

2.69

Barbers

2.53
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Stonemasons

4.71

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

3.91

Transit and Railroad Police

3.60

Watch Repairers

3.09

Etchers and Engravers

3.00

Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage

2.70

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

2.64

Loan Interviewers and Clerks

2.61

Semiconductor Processors

2.57

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

2.57
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Cumberland, MD-WV, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

21.47

Correctional Officers and Jailers

7.75

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

7.44

Occupational Therapy Assistants

6.24

Funeral Attendants

5.62

Marriage and Family Therapists

4.76

Physical Therapist Assistants

4.07

Sales and Related Workers, All Other

3.68

Maintenance Workers, Machinery

3.58

Occupational Therapists

3.45
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Computer and Information Research Scientists

13.33

Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers

13.24

Avionics Technicians

9.05

Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians

8.60

Technical Writers

7.84

Engineers, All Other

7.35

Commercial Pilots

7.24

Real Estate Brokers

6.40

Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other

6.35

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

5.41
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Corvallis, OR, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Logging Workers, All Other

112.62

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

32.13

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

24.39

Foresters

20.86

Computer Hardware Engineers

20.48

Soil and Plant Scientists

18.19

Cartographers and Photogrammetrists

16.83

Logging Equipment Operators

16.54

Conservation Scientists

16.53

Biological Technicians

15.12
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Corpus Christi, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

22.52

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

14.99

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

14.32

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

13.28

Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

10.13

Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

9.33

Chemical Engineers

9.17

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

8.73

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

6.64

Helpers--Extraction Workers

6.46
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Columbus, OH, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Commercial Pilots

6.50

Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers

4.70

Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

4.21

Hydrologists

3.55

Dentists, All Other Specialists

3.43

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

2.90

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

2.88

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

2.68

Bailiffs

2.65

Actuaries

2.57
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Columbus, IN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

43.50

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

17.47

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

11.28

Tool and Die Makers

10.64

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

7.68

Mechanical Drafters

7.49

Industrial Engineering Technicians

7.02

Team Assemblers

6.45

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.94

Industrial Engineers

5.92
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Columbus, GA-AL, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Statistical Assistants

8.48

Bailiffs

4.06

Procurement Clerks

4.03

Maintenance Workers, Machinery

3.91

Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service

3.42

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

3.40

Helpers--Electricians

3.08

Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers

3.02

Agricultural Inspectors

2.90

Information and Record Clerks, All Other

2.61
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Columbia, SC, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

14.57

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other

5.76

Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

5.23

Hydrologists

4.62

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

4.32

Broadcast Technicians

4.15

Office Machine Operators, Except Computer

3.91

Orderlies

3.30

Exercise Physiologists

3.28

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

3.21
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Columbia, MO, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Soil and Plant Scientists

11.60

Communications Teachers, Postsecondary

6.96

Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other

6.73

Graduate Teaching Assistants

6.06

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary

6.04

Family and General Practitioners

5.99

Insurance Underwriters

5.04

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary

4.81

Chemists

4.43

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary

4.40
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Colorado Springs, CO, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Surveying and Mapping Technicians

9.20

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

8.12

Education Administrators, All Other

5.51

Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other

5.11

Floor Sanders and Finishers

5.05

Computer Hardware Engineers

5.01

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

4.35

Surgeons

3.12

Information and Record Clerks, All Other

3.09

Computer Occupations, All Other

2.93
Occupations with the highest location quotient in College Station-Bryan, TX, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary

90.97

Animal Scientists

51.46

Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

32.33

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary

28.97

Graduate Teaching Assistants

19.91

Physicists

18.14

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary

16.87

Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

13.25

Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other

13.20

Social Science Research Assistants

13.06
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Coeur d'Alene, ID, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Foresters

13.89

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

11.42

Logging Equipment Operators

9.77

Tapers

9.45

Marriage and Family Therapists

7.25

Forest and Conservation Technicians

7.23

Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

6.72

Rehabilitation Counselors

6.14

Amusement and Recreation Attendants

4.07

Crossing Guards

3.90
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Refractory Materials Repairers, Except Brickmasons

7.50

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

5.15

Tool and Die Makers

4.50

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.40

Materials Scientists

4.30

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.49

Air Traffic Controllers

3.36

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.29

Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers

3.26

Library Assistants, Clerical

3.24
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Cleveland, TN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

31.61

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

5.12

Chemical Technicians

4.78

Upholsterers

3.77

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

3.62

Sewing Machine Operators

3.12

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

2.91

Food Batchmakers

2.67

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

2.62

Purchasing Managers

2.62
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Clarksville, TN-KY, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

12.69

Bailiffs

5.97

Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers

4.77

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

4.71

Team Assemblers

4.67

Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers

4.59

Transportation Workers, All Other

4.36

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay

3.83

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

3.82

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

3.80
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Dentists, All Other Specialists

5.74

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators

3.98

Correspondence Clerks

3.75

Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents

3.60

Aerospace Engineers

3.57

Food Scientists and Technologists

3.15

Hoist and Winch Operators

2.97

Genetic Counselors

2.83

Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

2.52

Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers

2.48
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Chico, CA, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

12.03

Special Education Teachers, All Other

11.59

Tile and Marble Setters

7.35

Building Cleaning Workers, All Other

6.83

Medical Equipment Preparers

5.02

Sales and Related Workers, All Other

4.93

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

4.86

Soil and Plant Scientists

4.10

Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs

4.09

Pest Control Workers

3.88
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL-IN-WI, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Orthodontists

4.13

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

4.07

Occupational Therapy Aides

4.01

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

3.82

Mathematicians

3.54

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

3.30

Transportation Workers, All Other

3.10

Flight Attendants

3.03

Advertising and Promotions Managers

2.89

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

2.85
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division, May 2014
Occupation Location Quotient

Occupational Therapy Aides

4.66

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

4.16

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

3.72

Mathematicians

3.72

Transportation Workers, All Other

3.59

Flight Attendants

3.56

Advertising and Promotions Managers

3.15

Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers

3.10

Craft Artists

2.97

Designers, All Other

2.78
Occupations with the highest location quotient in Cheyenne, WY, May 2014