HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-19. Employed persons by occupation, sex, and age
[In thousands]
Occupation Total Men Women
16 years
and over
16 years
and over
20 years
and over
16 years
and over
20 years
and over
May
2014
May
2015
May
2014
May
2015
May
2014
May
2015
May
2014
May
2015
May
2014
May
2015

Total

146,398 149,349 77,619 79,474 75,459 77,137 68,779 69,875 66,466 67,493

Management, professional, and related occupations

56,202 58,155 27,202 28,269 27,058 28,072 29,000 29,885 28,809 29,699

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

23,145 23,891 13,096 13,554 13,059 13,517 10,050 10,336 10,012 10,286

Management occupations

16,126 16,966 9,940 10,375 9,909 10,352 6,185 6,592 6,155 6,558

Business and financial operations occupations

7,020 6,924 3,155 3,180 3,150 3,164 3,865 3,745 3,857 3,728

Professional and related occupations

33,057 34,264 14,107 14,715 13,999 14,556 18,950 19,549 18,798 19,413

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,241 4,396 3,264 3,329 3,240 3,318 976 1,067 965 1,063

Architecture and engineering occupations

2,778 2,944 2,387 2,494 2,381 2,484 391 451 390 447

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,353 1,333 706 694 702 677 647 639 647 638

Community and social service occupations

2,549 2,637 905 970 901 958 1,644 1,668 1,633 1,660

Legal occupations

1,908 1,780 976 835 976 833 932 945 928 942

Education, training, and library occupations

9,044 9,456 2,292 2,602 2,256 2,564 6,751 6,855 6,688 6,785

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

2,808 3,027 1,450 1,619 1,420 1,554 1,358 1,409 1,322 1,378

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

8,377 8,689 2,127 2,173 2,122 2,167 6,250 6,516 6,225 6,499

Service occupations

26,173 26,296 11,420 11,329 10,580 10,386 14,753 14,967 13,677 13,944

Healthcare support occupations

3,468 3,612 445 425 429 414 3,023 3,187 2,951 3,121

Protective service occupations

3,099 2,939 2,398 2,323 2,359 2,298 701 616 662 588

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,373 8,542 3,753 3,936 3,196 3,250 4,621 4,606 3,948 3,933

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,894 5,734 3,606 3,395 3,459 3,264 2,288 2,339 2,216 2,292

Personal care and service occupations

5,340 5,468 1,219 1,250 1,137 1,159 4,121 4,218 3,900 4,009

Sales and office occupations

33,530 33,838 12,764 13,187 12,165 12,566 20,765 20,652 19,844 19,597

Sales and related occupations

15,861 15,962 8,068 8,124 7,698 7,729 7,793 7,838 7,156 7,063

Office and administrative support occupations

17,669 17,876 4,696 5,063 4,466 4,837 12,972 12,813 12,688 12,535

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,499 13,754 12,939 13,140 12,702 12,936 560 614 546 596

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,008 1,086 750 842 702 795 258 244 246 226

Construction and extraction occupations

7,692 7,821 7,559 7,607 7,425 7,499 133 214 132 214

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,799 4,847 4,630 4,691 4,575 4,642 169 156 168 156

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

16,994 17,306 13,293 13,548 12,953 13,177 3,701 3,758 3,590 3,657

Production occupations

8,252 8,481 5,862 6,115 5,752 6,006 2,390 2,366 2,325 2,311

Transportation and material moving occupations

8,742 8,825 7,431 7,433 7,201 7,171 1,311 1,391 1,265 1,346

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: June 05, 2015