HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-20. Employed persons by occupation, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex
[Percent distribution]
Occupation, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity Total Men Women
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014

TOTAL

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

144,651 146,941 76,750 78,409 67,901 68,532

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

38.0 38.4 34.7 34.7 41.8 42.5

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

15.8 16.0 17.0 16.9 14.4 15.0

Professional and related occupations

22.3 22.3 17.7 17.8 27.4 27.5

Service occupations

18.1 17.4 14.6 14.2 21.9 21.1

Sales and office occupations

22.9 22.4 16.6 16.1 30.0 29.7

Sales and related occupations

10.7 10.5 10.5 10.0 11.0 10.9

Office and administrative support occupations

12.1 12.0 6.1 6.1 19.0 18.7

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

9.1 9.5 16.4 17.0 0.9 0.9

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.7 0.8 1.1 1.1 0.3 0.3

Construction and extraction occupations

5.0 5.4 9.2 9.8 0.3 0.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.4 3.3 6.1 6.0 0.3 0.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

11.9 12.3 17.7 18.0 5.4 5.8

Production occupations

5.8 5.9 7.9 7.9 3.4 3.5

Transportation and material moving occupations

6.1 6.4 9.8 10.0 2.0 2.3

White

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

115,862 117,130 62,578 63,534 53,284 53,596

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

38.8 39.0 35.4 35.3 42.8 43.5

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

16.6 16.9 18.0 18.1 15.0 15.6

Professional and related occupations

22.2 22.1 17.4 17.2 27.9 27.9

Service occupations

16.7 16.2 13.4 13.1 20.6 19.9

Sales and office occupations

23.0 22.5 16.5 16.0 30.8 30.2

Sales and related occupations

11.0 10.6 10.8 10.2 11.2 11.1

Office and administrative support occupations

12.1 11.9 5.6 5.8 19.6 19.1

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

10.0 10.3 17.7 18.2 0.9 1.0

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.8 0.9 1.2 1.3 0.3 0.4

Construction and extraction occupations

5.6 5.8 10.1 10.5 0.3 0.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.6 3.6 6.4 6.4 0.3 0.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

11.4 11.9 17.0 17.4 4.9 5.4

Production occupations

5.6 5.7 7.7 7.8 3.1 3.2

Transportation and material moving occupations

5.8 6.2 9.3 9.6 1.8 2.2

Black or African American

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

16,168 16,929 7,531 8,015 8,637 8,914

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

28.4 29.5 22.6 23.7 33.4 34.7

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

10.5 10.7 9.7 9.7 11.3 11.7

Professional and related occupations

17.8 18.8 12.9 14.0 22.1 23.0

Service occupations

26.7 25.3 24.1 21.9 29.0 28.3

Sales and office occupations

23.1 23.3 16.8 17.0 28.6 28.9

Sales and related occupations

9.3 9.6 8.3 8.4 10.1 10.6

Office and administrative support occupations

13.9 13.7 8.5 8.6 18.5 18.3

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

5.5 6.2 10.8 12.5 0.9 0.6

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.1

Construction and extraction occupations

2.7 3.7 5.4 7.5 0.2 0.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

2.7 2.3 5.1 4.7 0.5 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

16.3 15.7 25.7 24.9 8.0 7.5

Production occupations

6.8 6.4 9.3 9.0 4.6 4.1

Transportation and material moving occupations

9.5 9.4 16.5 15.9 3.4 3.4

Asian

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

8,218 8,339 4,341 4,439 3,877 3,900

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

49.5 51.2 49.8 53.2 49.2 48.9

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

16.4 17.2 17.0 17.7 15.8 16.7

Professional and related occupations

33.1 34.0 32.8 35.5 33.5 32.3

Service occupations

17.2 16.1 12.9 11.9 22.0 20.8

Sales and office occupations

19.6 19.2 17.4 16.5 22.0 22.2

Sales and related occupations

10.4 10.2 11.5 10.9 9.1 9.4

Office and administrative support occupations

9.2 9.0 6.0 5.6 12.9 12.8

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

3.6 3.1 6.3 5.8 0.7 0.1

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.4 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.0

Construction and extraction occupations

1.1 1.1 2.0 2.0 0.1 0.0

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

2.2 1.9 3.9 3.6 0.3 0.1

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

10.1 10.5 13.6 12.6 6.2 8.0

Production occupations

6.9 7.0 8.2 7.3 5.5 6.7

Transportation and material moving occupations

3.2 3.4 5.4 5.3 0.7 1.2

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

22,690 23,787 13,197 13,870 9,493 9,917

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

20.1 21.0 16.2 17.7 25.4 25.6

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

8.5 9.0 8.4 8.8 8.7 9.3

Professional and related occupations

11.5 12.0 7.8 8.9 16.7 16.2

Service occupations

26.1 25.0 21.4 19.5 32.7 32.6

Sales and office occupations

21.3 20.7 14.4 13.7 30.8 30.5

Sales and related occupations

9.9 9.5 8.3 7.5 12.2 12.3

Office and administrative support occupations

11.3 11.2 6.1 6.2 18.6 18.2

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

15.9 16.2 26.1 26.3 1.9 2.1

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

2.2 2.3 2.9 3.1 1.3 1.3

Construction and extraction occupations

10.0 10.4 16.9 17.4 0.4 0.6

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.7 3.5 6.2 5.8 0.2 0.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

16.6 17.1 21.9 22.8 9.2 9.2

Production occupations

8.5 8.1 10.2 9.9 6.0 5.5

Transportation and material moving occupations

8.1 9.0 11.6 12.9 3.2 3.6

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (white, black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: October 03, 2014