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
2015
May
2016
May
2015
May
2016
May
2015
May
2016
May
2015
May
2016
May
2015
May
2016

Total

149,349 151,594 79,474 80,673 77,137 78,241 69,875 70,921 67,493 68,496

Management, professional, and related occupations

58,155 59,613 28,269 28,674 28,072 28,496 29,885 30,939 29,699 30,733

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

23,891 24,907 13,554 13,844 13,517 13,813 10,336 11,062 10,286 11,023

Management occupations

16,966 17,276 10,375 10,332 10,352 10,313 6,592 6,944 6,558 6,925

Business and financial operations occupations

6,924 7,630 3,180 3,512 3,164 3,500 3,745 4,118 3,728 4,098

Professional and related occupations

34,264 34,706 14,715 14,829 14,556 14,683 19,549 19,876 19,413 19,710

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,396 4,452 3,329 3,315 3,318 3,292 1,067 1,137 1,063 1,126

Architecture and engineering occupations

2,944 2,941 2,494 2,514 2,484 2,502 451 427 447 425

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,333 1,432 694 826 677 821 639 606 638 604

Community and social service occupations

2,637 2,595 970 937 958 927 1,668 1,658 1,660 1,657

Legal occupations

1,780 1,761 835 879 833 877 945 881 942 873

Education, training, and library occupations

9,456 9,590 2,602 2,616 2,564 2,578 6,855 6,974 6,785 6,883

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,027 3,113 1,619 1,610 1,554 1,563 1,409 1,502 1,378 1,468

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

8,689 8,823 2,173 2,131 2,167 2,124 6,516 6,692 6,499 6,673

Service occupations

26,296 26,931 11,329 11,826 10,386 10,896 14,967 15,106 13,944 13,975

Healthcare support occupations

3,612 3,614 425 455 414 440 3,187 3,159 3,121 3,099

Protective service occupations

2,939 3,045 2,323 2,389 2,298 2,346 616 656 588 602

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,542 8,720 3,936 4,085 3,250 3,429 4,606 4,634 3,933 3,917

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,734 5,906 3,395 3,639 3,264 3,489 2,339 2,268 2,292 2,207

Personal care and service occupations

5,468 5,646 1,250 1,257 1,159 1,191 4,218 4,389 4,009 4,150

Sales and office occupations

33,838 33,235 13,187 12,897 12,566 12,233 20,652 20,338 19,597 19,404

Sales and related occupations

15,962 15,721 8,124 7,975 7,729 7,570 7,838 7,746 7,063 7,092

Office and administrative support occupations

17,876 17,515 5,063 4,922 4,837 4,663 12,813 12,592 12,535 12,313

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,754 13,941 13,140 13,289 12,936 12,992 614 652 596 610

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,086 1,227 842 945 795 877 244 282 226 247

Construction and extraction occupations

7,821 7,964 7,607 7,775 7,499 7,627 214 190 214 187

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,847 4,750 4,691 4,569 4,642 4,488 156 181 156 176

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,306 17,873 13,548 13,987 13,177 13,623 3,758 3,886 3,657 3,773

Production occupations

8,481 8,725 6,115 6,319 6,006 6,202 2,366 2,406 2,311 2,359

Transportation and material moving occupations

8,825 9,148 7,433 7,668 7,171 7,421 1,391 1,480 1,346 1,414

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

 

Last Modified Date: June 03, 2016