HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-13. Employed persons by sex, occupation, class of worker, full- or part-time status, and race
[In thousands]
Category Total White Black or African
American
Asian
4th
2014
4th
2015
4th
2014
4th
2015
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2014
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2015
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2014
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2015

SEX

Total

147,597 149,728 117,564 118,378 17,038 17,737 8,351 8,708

Men

78,318 79,293 63,504 63,900 7,980 8,222 4,397 4,592

Women

69,279 70,435 54,060 54,478 9,058 9,515 3,954 4,116

OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations

56,919 58,718 46,146 47,139 5,035 5,382 4,370 4,641

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

23,254 24,344 19,539 20,222 1,772 1,905 1,435 1,609

Management occupations

16,183 17,137 13,900 14,542 1,057 1,197 872 955

Business and financial operations occupations

7,072 7,207 5,639 5,680 715 709 563 654

Professional and related occupations

33,665 34,374 26,607 26,917 3,263 3,477 2,935 3,032

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,559 4,405 3,173 2,963 387 411 890 856

Architecture and engineering occupations

2,844 3,061 2,269 2,437 157 199 343 364

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,368 1,389 1,061 1,066 82 79 189 201

Community and social services occupations

2,545 2,560 1,942 1,913 425 468 65 92

Legal occupations

1,780 1,818 1,533 1,589 115 104 91 86

Education, training, and library occupations

8,858 9,036 7,300 7,439 947 977 398 395

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,057 3,044 2,662 2,528 185 223 140 190

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

8,654 9,060 6,668 6,981 966 1,017 820 849

Service occupations

26,007 25,849 19,268 18,980 4,324 4,370 1,379 1,401

Healthcare support occupations

3,395 3,464 2,257 2,210 846 933 162 197

Protective service occupations

2,980 3,130 2,184 2,382 630 565 64 59

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,225 8,177 6,348 6,190 1,063 1,119 473 529

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,982 5,885 4,621 4,541 891 867 214 160

Personal care and service occupations

5,425 5,193 3,858 3,657 894 886 466 455

Sales and office occupations

33,283 33,592 26,548 26,631 4,010 4,212 1,592 1,698

Sales and related occupations

15,669 15,572 12,653 12,600 1,698 1,697 817 830

Office and administrative support occupations

17,614 18,020 13,894 14,031 2,312 2,515 774 868

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,604 13,872 11,893 12,126 1,013 987 242 271

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

988 1,055 904 956 48 56 14 5

Construction and extraction occupations

7,701 7,756 6,790 6,827 510 524 91 119

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,916 5,062 4,199 4,343 454 407 137 146

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,783 17,697 13,710 13,503 2,656 2,785 768 698

Production occupations

8,606 8,358 6,719 6,503 1,091 1,052 504 454

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,177 9,340 6,991 6,999 1,565 1,733 264 243

CLASS OF WORKER

Agriculture

Wage and salary workers(1)

1,567 1,568 1,458 1,445 50 64 22 6

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

764 790 745 772 5 3 4 6

Unpaid family workers

25 26 23 25 0 0 1 0

Nonagricultural industries

Wage and salary workers(1)

136,401 138,703 107,850 108,923 16,320 17,035 7,895 8,183

Government

20,061 20,904 15,422 16,055 3,042 3,148 842 904

Private industries

116,341 117,798 92,428 92,869 13,278 13,888 7,053 7,279

Private households

779 754 628 597 81 74 38 43

Other industries

115,562 117,044 91,800 92,272 13,197 13,814 7,015 7,236

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

8,789 8,579 7,443 7,166 663 632 422 506

Unpaid family workers

51 62 45 46 0 3 6 9

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS(2)

Full-time workers

119,670 122,125 95,007 96,383 13,998 14,488 6,998 7,350

Part-time workers

27,927 27,603 22,557 21,995 3,040 3,249 1,353 1,358

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: January 08, 2016