HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-13. Employed persons by sex, occupation, class of worker, full- or part-time status, and race
[In thousands]
Category Total White Black or African
American
Asian
2nd
2015
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SEX

Total

149,194 151,553 118,232 119,602 17,589 17,873 8,734 9,128

Men

79,457 80,830 64,162 64,854 8,278 8,491 4,607 4,872

Women

69,737 70,723 54,071 54,748 9,312 9,382 4,126 4,255

OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations

57,939 59,495 46,863 47,789 5,301 5,422 4,422 4,798

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

23,966 25,043 19,887 20,784 2,064 2,055 1,468 1,609

Management occupations

16,993 17,376 14,347 14,675 1,305 1,275 962 1,045

Business and financial operations occupations

6,974 7,667 5,540 6,109 759 781 506 564

Professional and related occupations

33,973 34,452 26,976 27,005 3,237 3,366 2,954 3,189

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,353 4,509 3,021 3,001 350 352 873 1,011

Architecture and engineering occupations

2,918 2,975 2,378 2,364 157 193 319 341

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,393 1,427 1,052 1,056 89 101 226 246

Community and social services occupations

2,670 2,610 2,043 1,979 432 458 103 89

Legal occupations

1,770 1,784 1,523 1,590 135 95 78 64

Education, training, and library occupations

9,185 9,149 7,679 7,616 898 881 422 441

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,021 3,101 2,639 2,656 175 184 133 170

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

8,662 8,897 6,640 6,741 1,001 1,103 799 827

Service occupations

26,170 26,969 19,314 19,881 4,361 4,507 1,404 1,412

Healthcare support occupations

3,522 3,622 2,189 2,293 960 1,025 202 175

Protective service occupations

3,013 3,017 2,182 2,177 613 599 85 78

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,433 8,639 6,451 6,606 1,148 1,169 503 505

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,665 5,924 4,502 4,687 795 843 155 141

Personal care and service occupations

5,536 5,767 3,990 4,119 845 871 459 513

Sales and office occupations

33,891 33,324 26,765 26,380 4,237 4,069 1,789 1,752

Sales and related occupations

15,912 15,849 12,761 12,703 1,712 1,724 972 927

Office and administrative support occupations

17,979 17,475 14,004 13,677 2,525 2,345 817 825

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,765 13,990 12,043 12,239 975 954 244 278

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,116 1,198 989 1,087 45 55 13 25

Construction and extraction occupations

7,750 8,046 6,838 7,123 549 522 84 109

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,899 4,745 4,216 4,029 380 377 148 143

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,429 17,776 13,247 13,313 2,716 2,921 874 888

Production occupations

8,499 8,707 6,590 6,658 1,094 1,201 539 559

Transportation and material moving occupations

8,930 9,068 6,657 6,655 1,622 1,720 335 329

CLASS OF WORKER

Agriculture

Wage and salary workers(1)

1,562 1,678 1,426 1,551 64 69 7 20

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

872 884 845 853 4 9 5 6

Unpaid family workers

42 23 42 22 0 1 0 0

Nonagricultural industries

Wage and salary workers(1)

137,701 139,983 108,313 109,510 16,842 17,156 8,201 8,656

Government

20,719 20,442 15,910 15,799 3,152 2,971 913 977

Private industries

116,981 119,541 92,403 93,711 13,691 14,186 7,288 7,679

Private households

806 756 691 655 62 41 22 33

Other industries

116,176 118,785 91,713 93,056 13,629 14,144 7,265 7,647

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

8,941 8,921 7,550 7,609 679 635 508 444

Unpaid family workers

76 63 55 58 1 2 13 2

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS(2)

Full-time workers

121,511 123,731 96,062 97,471 14,460 14,713 7,365 7,637

Part-time workers

27,683 27,822 22,170 22,131 3,129 3,160 1,368 1,491

Footnotes
(1) Includes self-employed workers whose businesses are incorporated.
(2) Employed persons are classified as full- or part-time workers based on their usual weekly hours at all jobs regardless of the number of hours they are at work during the reference week. Persons absent from work also are classified according to their usual status. Full time is 35 hours or more per week; part time is less than 35 hours.

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups will not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: July 08, 2016