HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
11b. Employed persons by detailed occupation and age
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation 2014
Total, 16
years and
over
16 to 19
years
20 to 24
years
25 to 34
years
35 to 44
years
45 to 54
years
55 to 64
years
65 years
and over
Median
age

Total employed

146,305 4,548 13,894 31,975 30,966 32,556 24,395 7,971 42.3

Management, professional, and related occupations

56,050 323 3,052 12,587 13,278 13,205 10,164 3,441 44.1

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

23,171 64 963 4,431 5,471 6,058 4,588 1,596 45.9

Management occupations

16,199 45 520 2,753 3,847 4,484 3,366 1,183 47.0

Chief executives

1,603 1 11 134 289 518 487 163 52.3

General and operations managers

887 0 25 177 233 260 161 31 45.1

Legislators

17 0 1 1 5 3 3 5 -

Advertising and promotions managers

52 0 4 23 11 8 5 1 35.2

Marketing and sales managers

917 0 40 227 263 225 137 26 42.4

Public relations and fundraising managers

71 0 4 21 13 16 17 2 46.0

Administrative services managers

134 1 3 15 29 39 40 8 49.9

Computer and information systems managers

629 1 5 111 195 195 103 18 44.9

Financial managers

1,194 0 41 259 303 330 210 50 44.3

Compensation and benefits managers

17 0 0 2 2 9 4 0 -

Human resources managers

236 0 5 30 72 80 39 10 45.7

Training and development managers

38 0 2 8 14 8 6 0 -

Industrial production managers

273 0 5 39 70 88 63 8 47.6

Purchasing managers

193 0 5 35 51 49 44 9 47.6

Transportation, storage, and distribution managers

260 1 11 59 74 64 41 10 43.4

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers

941 5 24 99 123 182 237 271 55.6

Construction managers

711 1 14 123 198 200 142 33 46.1

Education administrators

838 1 17 133 236 226 187 38 46.2

Architectural and engineering managers

122 0 0 16 26 48 29 2 50.1

Food service managers

1,113 21 143 287 269 208 144 41 39.0

Funeral service managers

13 0 0 2 2 4 2 4 -

Gaming managers

28 0 3 3 8 8 5 1 -

Lodging managers

146 1 13 28 32 36 25 11 44.6

Medical and health services managers

593 0 9 99 155 160 137 33 47.1

Natural sciences managers

18 0 0 1 7 5 2 2 -

Postmasters and mail superintendents

33 0 3 3 7 11 7 1 -

Property, real estate, and community association managers

674 1 23 117 133 148 164 89 49.7

Social and community service managers

362 2 13 76 77 89 74 30 47.0

Emergency management directors

8 0 0 0 3 1 3 1 -

Managers, all other

4,075 9 96 626 948 1,265 848 284 47.9

Business and financial operations occupations

6,972 19 442 1,678 1,623 1,574 1,222 413 43.4

Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes

52 0 4 18 9 9 11 2 39.8

Buyers and purchasing agents, farm products

15 0 2 3 3 2 3 2 -

Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products

216 2 25 43 51 47 36 11 41.4

Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products

271 1 13 52 56 72 60 15 47.0

Claims adjusters, appraisers, examiners, and investigators

311 0 13 68 90 75 52 13 42.9

Compliance officers

239 0 6 46 58 64 52 13 45.4

Cost estimators

105 0 4 24 19 20 30 7 46.7

Human resources workers

615 2 43 172 147 126 93 32 42.1

Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists

71 0 3 21 14 20 12 2 42.6

Training and development specialists

128 1 1 38 29 30 24 4 43.7

Logisticians

100 0 6 31 20 22 18 3 42.2

Management analysts

850 1 38 174 187 199 161 90 46.0

Meeting, convention, and event planners

156 3 30 49 31 22 16 5 34.3

Fundraisers

92 1 10 23 20 18 17 4 40.5

Market research analysts and marketing specialists

284 0 38 86 68 50 34 9 37.6

Business operations specialists, all other

194 1 13 47 50 46 31 7 43.0

Accountants and auditors

1,724 2 94 407 403 417 296 105 44.0

Appraisers and assessors of real estate

95 0 1 20 15 28 22 9 49.8

Budget analysts

48 0 2 12 12 12 9 0 -

Credit analysts

28 0 3 9 6 6 3 1 -

Financial analysts

261 0 27 79 74 38 38 5 38.3

Personal financial advisors

434 1 33 100 101 91 82 27 43.9

Insurance underwriters

113 0 3 33 21 27 26 3 45.5

Financial examiners

16 0 2 3 6 3 2 0 -

Credit counselors and loan officers

288 1 22 74 72 67 46 7 41.8

Tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents

70 0 0 15 21 19 11 5 44.1

Tax preparers

103 1 0 17 18 18 22 26 52.2

Financial specialists, all other

93 0 7 16 24 25 16 5 44.4

Professional and related occupations

32,879 259 2,090 8,156 7,807 7,147 5,576 1,845 42.8

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,303 25 261 1,190 1,177 989 549 112 41.1

Computer and information research scientists

29 0 1 12 5 5 5 1 -

Computer systems analysts

511 1 37 122 140 120 74 17 41.9

Information security analysts

68 0 4 12 18 17 14 2 44.8

Computer programmers

509 3 31 127 131 130 73 15 42.1

Software developers, applications and systems software

1,235 2 64 373 360 290 121 26 40.3

Web developers

220 4 23 88 56 27 16 5 36.5

Computer support specialists

524 7 50 142 135 110 66 13 40.3

Database administrators

108 0 1 21 35 23 24 5 45.6

Network and computer systems administrators

205 0 7 53 66 53 23 3 41.6

Computer network architects

123 0 3 33 38 31 12 5 42.3

Computer occupations, all other

512 9 29 124 135 120 82 13 42.2

Actuaries

28 0 4 12 4 6 2 0 -

Mathematicians

3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 -

Operations research analysts

138 0 3 36 30 38 27 4 44.1

Statisticians

85 0 4 33 21 17 7 3 38.4

Miscellaneous mathematical science occupations

5 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 -

Architecture and engineering occupations

2,798 13 195 652 603 660 544 132 44.0

Architects, except naval

178 0 7 46 44 34 32 15 43.8

Surveyors, cartographers, and photogrammetrists

41 0 4 12 6 8 8 3 -

Aerospace engineers

147 0 6 31 33 34 38 5 46.9

Agricultural engineers

4 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 -

Biomedical engineers

14 0 1 5 1 4 2 1 -

Chemical engineers

79 0 10 23 10 23 13 1 40.2

Civil engineers

349 0 24 89 64 81 64 27 43.8

Computer hardware engineers

84 0 3 17 24 20 15 4 44.5

Electrical and electronics engineers

271 0 15 62 57 72 51 12 45.3

Environmental engineers

42 0 2 11 13 10 4 2 -

Industrial engineers, including health and safety

194 0 17 44 35 50 40 8 43.9

Marine engineers and naval architects

9 0 1 2 1 5 0 0 -

Materials engineers

35 0 0 9 8 10 7 1 -

Mechanical engineers

303 0 23 77 72 72 47 12 42.6

Mining and geological engineers, including mining safety engineers

15 0 1 3 5 4 3 0 -

Nuclear engineers

5 0 1 2 2 0 1 0 -

Petroleum engineers

37 0 1 12 10 6 8 1 -

Engineers, all other

406 3 14 92 88 96 88 25 45.8

Drafters

138 0 17 26 36 32 24 2 41.7

Engineering technicians, except drafters

369 5 38 69 75 85 84 12 44.0

Surveying and mapping technicians

77 3 10 17 17 14 15 1 40.6

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,355 4 105 336 337 262 213 98 42.4

Agricultural and food scientists

31 0 2 11 7 8 2 1 -

Biological scientists

110 0 9 23 33 19 20 6 42.9

Conservation scientists and foresters

27 0 1 7 8 3 7 1 -

Medical scientists

143 0 7 43 40 24 20 9 41.4

Life scientists, all other

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Astronomers and physicists

12 0 1 2 1 2 3 3 -

Atmospheric and space scientists

7 0 2 1 1 3 1 0 -

Chemists and materials scientists

102 0 6 25 26 24 15 5 41.8

Environmental scientists and geoscientists

91 0 7 17 24 20 19 4 44.8

Physical scientists, all other

183 0 8 45 53 39 25 13 42.9

Economists

33 0 2 8 12 5 3 3 -

Survey researchers

4 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 -

Psychologists

232 0 2 45 53 46 47 39 48.8

Sociologists

3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 -

Urban and regional planners

24 0 1 5 8 5 5 1 -

Miscellaneous social scientists and related workers

42 0 3 12 10 8 5 4 -

Agricultural and food science technicians

39 0 2 16 8 8 3 3 -

Biological technicians

25 0 10 7 5 3 0 1 -

Chemical technicians

71 0 6 21 17 13 11 3 39.3

Geological and petroleum technicians

20 0 1 7 2 7 3 0 -

Nuclear technicians

6 0 0 0 1 3 1 1 -

Social science research assistants

2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 -

Miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technicians

149 2 37 36 27 22 23 2 35.6

Community and social service occupations

2,495 20 142 586 588 542 446 172 43.6

Counselors

737 16 50 189 164 144 134 39 42.5

Social workers

799 0 33 219 215 178 117 36 41.8

Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists

100 0 2 24 39 24 11 0 41.5

Social and human service assistants

180 1 16 40 42 36 34 11 42.9

Miscellaneous community and social service specialists, including
health educators and community health workers

114 2 10 27 22 22 23 9 44.0

Clergy

433 1 16 61 80 109 101 67 50.5

Directors, religious activities and education

64 0 6 18 11 11 15 3 41.9

Religious workers, all other

68 1 8 9 15 19 10 6 44.6

Legal occupations

1,814 5 37 388 405 431 387 160 46.3

Lawyers

1,132 0 5 223 276 254 250 123 47.0

Judicial law clerks

12 0 0 6 3 1 2 0 -

Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers

53 0 1 5 7 17 16 8 54.0

Paralegals and legal assistants

417 2 25 110 86 104 72 18 42.6

Miscellaneous legal support workers

200 3 7 45 33 55 47 10 47.3

Education, training, and library occupations

8,686 97 617 2,027 2,034 1,857 1,508 545 43.1

Postsecondary teachers

1,259 5 84 296 229 236 260 150 46.0

Preschool and kindergarten teachers

664 6 67 192 158 135 77 29 39.5

Elementary and middle school teachers

3,102 8 139 766 855 709 479 146 42.6

Secondary school teachers

1,099 2 53 296 282 233 189 43 42.7

Special education teachers

336 0 15 78 80 72 80 11 45.2

Other teachers and instructors

836 49 119 182 142 140 129 75 40.3

Archivists, curators, and museum technicians

47 0 6 6 15 10 7 3 -

Librarians

198 2 6 25 47 41 55 21 49.1

Library technicians

36 6 10 4 4 5 6 1 -

Teacher assistants

904 18 105 142 179 226 185 47 45.0

Other education, training, and library workers

206 0 14 39 42 50 43 17 46.5

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

2,935 66 297 760 620 565 440 188 40.9

Artists and related workers

203 2 9 38 37 44 49 24 48.0

Designers

830 5 72 216 187 179 125 46 41.8

Actors

43 3 4 9 10 9 4 4 -

Producers and directors

161 0 15 48 31 35 24 8 40.5

Athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers

294 37 61 71 55 33 27 10 31.7

Dancers and choreographers

18 2 6 5 1 2 2 1 -

Musicians, singers, and related workers

194 4 13 40 37 39 37 24 46.9

Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers, all other

38 2 6 9 9 3 6 3 -

Announcers

60 0 9 19 15 8 7 2 38.2

News analysts, reporters and correspondents

80 1 16 30 16 9 5 3 33.6

Public relations specialists

136 0 12 48 31 23 16 5 38.3

Editors

163 2 15 40 35 34 26 11 41.2

Technical writers

61 0 3 14 10 17 15 1 45.7

Writers and authors

221 1 17 49 42 45 44 24 45.3

Miscellaneous media and communication workers

78 0 6 9 23 21 13 7 44.2

Broadcast and sound engineering technicians and radio operators

108 2 16 29 21 26 11 3 39.6

Photographers

174 3 11 64 42 25 18 11 38.9

Television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors

72 3 7 22 18 10 11 1 37.9

Media and communication equipment workers, all other

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

8,493 29 435 2,218 2,044 1,840 1,490 438 43.0

Chiropractors

66 0 0 12 16 17 14 8 45.7

Dentists

192 0 2 28 51 34 47 30 49.0

Dietitians and nutritionists

123 1 9 34 20 27 25 6 43.3

Optometrists

48 0 0 8 12 12 12 4 -

Pharmacists

293 0 12 90 70 54 47 20 42.0

Physicians and surgeons

1,014 0 9 224 262 221 189 108 45.8

Physician assistants

84 0 4 34 19 11 14 2 38.7

Podiatrists

8 0 0 1 4 2 1 0 -

Audiologists

20 0 0 6 3 4 4 3 -

Occupational therapists

111 1 3 36 28 26 14 3 40.8

Physical therapists

244 0 5 76 71 57 27 8 41.1

Radiation therapists

17 0 0 4 2 6 5 0 -

Recreational therapists

10 0 0 4 2 2 1 1 -

Respiratory therapists

112 0 1 26 31 25 24 4 43.4

Speech-language pathologists

137 0 2 43 42 25 21 4 41.0

Exercise physiologists

5 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 -

Therapists, all other

186 0 10 59 51 33 21 12 40.2

Veterinarians

81 0 1 14 23 17 20 6 47.3

Registered nurses

2,888 2 121 733 687 686 535 124 43.7

Nurse anesthetists

30 0 0 6 12 9 3 0 -

Nurse midwives

4 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 -

Nurse practitioners

128 0 0 31 26 31 32 7 46.6

Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other

24 0 1 4 4 7 5 3 -

Clinical laboratory technologists and technicians

293 1 18 76 66 60 57 15 43.5

Dental hygienists

175 0 8 56 47 37 25 3 40.8

Diagnostic related technologists and technicians

331 0 16 88 84 72 64 8 42.8

Emergency medical technicians and paramedics

232 3 37 86 55 33 14 3 32.4

Health practitioner support technologists and technicians

583 13 87 200 120 92 59 11 35.1

Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses

641 5 63 140 141 138 126 28 43.3

Medical records and health information technicians

138 0 5 27 30 39 32 6 46.5

Opticians, dispensing

46 0 2 11 7 10 11 4 -

Miscellaneous health technologists and technicians

123 1 11 27 25 35 20 5 45.0

Other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

108 0 5 32 30 19 19 3 41.1

Service occupations

25,854 1,881 3,960 5,677 4,830 4,872 3,423 1,212 38.1

Healthcare support occupations

3,461 83 475 854 716 708 487 138 39.7

Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides

1,980 51 267 435 370 445 303 107 41.3

Occupational therapy assistants and aides

17 0 1 3 6 4 3 0 -

Physical therapist assistants and aides

70 0 9 22 15 15 9 0 38.5

Massage therapists

172 1 12 41 46 40 26 7 42.4

Dental assistants

273 6 45 78 67 47 24 5 35.9

Medical assistants

508 7 63 173 129 78 50 8 36.5

Medical transcriptionists

58 1 4 6 12 15 17 4 49.8

Pharmacy aides

45 2 10 17 7 5 3 1 -

Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers

41 5 13 9 6 4 4 0 -

Phlebotomists

118 2 9 33 32 21 18 2 39.3

Miscellaneous healthcare support occupations, including medical equipment preparers

179 8 41 37 25 33 30 4 37.4

Protective service occupations

3,140 92 264 743 742 719 416 163 41.1

First-line supervisors of correctional officers

49 0 0 9 15 16 8 1 -

First-line supervisors of police and detectives

126 0 0 5 39 54 24 4 47.2

First-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers

58 0 0 6 17 26 10 0 47.8

First-line supervisors of protective service workers, all other

91 0 4 20 20 23 17 6 46.7

Firefighters

300 3 14 91 98 68 22 4 39.6

Fire inspectors

13 0 0 5 2 2 3 1 -

Bailiffs, correctional officers, and jailers

395 4 39 96 93 103 50 11 40.6

Detectives and criminal investigators

164 1 4 33 54 40 28 3 42.9

Fish and game wardens

3 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 -

Parking enforcement workers

10 0 0 1 1 6 2 1 -

Police and sheriff's patrol officers

680 2 32 198 204 178 49 17 40.1

Transit and railroad police

3 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 -

Animal control workers

9 0 2 2 1 1 2 1 -

Private detectives and investigators

98 0 3 25 27 21 16 5 43.1

Security guards and gaming surveillance officers

899 12 122 228 151 149 156 81 41.2

Crossing guards

66 0 6 6 8 11 18 17 54.9

Transportation security screeners

33 1 1 10 9 6 4 3 -

Lifeguards and other recreational, and all other protective service workers

141 68 37 8 2 10 7 7 21.6

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,112 1,240 1,934 1,872 1,191 1,023 634 219 29.5

Chefs and head cooks

430 5 54 124 96 97 47 7 38.3

First-line supervisors of food preparation and serving workers

545 25 106 139 110 95 53 17 35.4

Cooks

1,992 229 330 504 348 326 198 56 34.3

Food preparation workers

885 167 243 178 107 96 61 33 27.1

Bartenders

416 5 79 161 83 42 33 12 32.3

Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food

428 92 116 76 41 45 38 20 26.4

Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop

254 119 75 26 14 13 5 2 21.4

Waiters and waitresses

2,054 300 679 492 275 178 102 29 26.6

Food servers, nonrestaurant

185 22 31 34 24 41 25 8 36.0

Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers

375 92 75 60 48 49 36 15 28.6

Dishwashers

246 60 51 43 31 30 25 7 28.1

Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop

297 124 93 34 13 12 9 13 21.8

Food preparation and serving related workers, all other

6 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 -

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,803 198 506 1,081 1,192 1,401 1,089 336 44.3

First-line supervisors of housekeeping and janitorial workers

282 4 6 42 62 92 61 15 47.5

First-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers

210 2 7 40 55 58 43 6 44.8

Janitors and building cleaners

2,328 92 213 377 408 561 519 160 46.4

Maids and housekeeping cleaners

1,514 27 99 282 360 404 258 85 44.8

Pest control workers

80 1 8 19 14 20 16 2 42.9

Grounds maintenance workers

1,389 73 173 321 293 266 193 70 39.8

Personal care and service occupations

5,337 267 781 1,127 989 1,022 796 355 40.0

First-line supervisors of gaming workers

151 1 14 39 43 22 24 8 41.0

First-line supervisors of personal service workers

202 0 10 40 49 59 31 13 44.6

Animal trainers

41 0 7 4 6 9 12 2 -

Nonfarm animal caretakers

201 17 47 50 24 36 21 7 31.6

Gaming services workers

99 3 10 22 25 18 16 5 40.7

Motion picture projectionists

4 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 -

Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers

54 16 18 5 0 3 5 7 22.7

Miscellaneous entertainment attendants and related workers

189 38 53 35 14 16 14 19 26.4

Embalmers and funeral attendants

13 0 1 2 1 1 4 3 -

Morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors

29 0 1 8 3 6 4 6 -

Barbers

110 0 6 29 32 19 12 11 42.3

Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists

760 8 93 193 154 154 102 55 40.6

Miscellaneous personal appearance workers

296 3 28 81 86 63 27 7 39.0

Baggage porters, bellhops, and concierges

85 2 11 20 12 22 12 6 41.9

Tour and travel guides

54 6 15 7 9 5 7 7 32.9

Childcare workers

1,218 107 216 251 183 209 195 56 37.4

Personal care aides

1,254 24 148 221 220 290 238 114 45.1

Recreation and fitness workers

404 29 71 79 91 71 51 12 37.1

Residential advisors

43 4 13 9 6 3 5 3 -

Personal care and service workers, all other

131 7 21 28 31 16 16 13 38.0

Sales and office occupations

33,416 1,572 4,066 6,897 6,092 7,115 5,650 2,023 41.8

Sales and related occupations

15,646 1,056 2,171 3,220 2,698 3,102 2,364 1,035 40.2

First-line supervisors of retail sales workers

3,285 26 288 766 708 780 525 192 43.0

First-line supervisors of non-retail sales workers

1,200 2 39 191 298 332 243 95 47.4

Cashiers

3,242 681 855 566 334 374 304 129 27.0

Counter and rental clerks

113 8 23 29 20 16 15 3 34.7

Parts salespersons

93 3 9 28 9 18 21 5 41.9

Retail salespersons

3,316 293 668 713 421 526 476 217 35.7

Advertising sales agents

227 2 24 71 42 47 32 9 39.4

Insurance sales agents

562 0 28 117 113 132 122 50 46.1

Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents

256 0 11 81 64 61 27 12 41.1

Travel agents

82 0 3 10 15 25 17 11 50.9

Sales representatives, services, all other

480 3 39 132 105 104 74 22 41.4

Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing

1,309 12 83 276 274 343 232 89 44.9

Models, demonstrators, and product promoters

66 6 9 10 9 10 8 14 44.5

Real estate brokers and sales agents

868 3 33 109 174 223 190 138 50.7

Sales engineers

43 0 2 7 11 12 9 2 -

Telemarketers

75 4 16 19 15 10 6 4 34.7

Door-to-door sales workers, news and street vendors, and related workers

175 6 14 43 36 39 20 18 42.8

Sales and related workers, all other

253 8 28 52 48 50 42 26 43.1

Office and administrative support occupations

17,771 517 1,895 3,677 3,394 4,013 3,286 989 43.1

First-line supervisors of office and administrative support workers

1,351 3 46 255 347 362 272 64 45.6

Switchboard operators, including answering service

19 0 4 5 3 1 5 2 -

Telephone operators

33 0 8 4 8 8 3 2 -

Communications equipment operators, all other

9 0 1 3 2 0 2 1 -

Bill and account collectors

165 2 23 39 42 29 27 4 40.1

Billing and posting clerks

507 3 29 104 117 139 91 24 44.9

Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks

1,231 8 54 172 240 333 291 135 49.6

Gaming cage workers

14 0 1 4 5 1 2 0 -

Payroll and timekeeping clerks

146 0 7 28 30 42 33 5 46.3

Procurement clerks

31 0 3 5 6 8 7 0 -

Tellers

361 10 96 105 53 47 37 14 31.0

Financial clerks, all other

65 0 5 16 13 20 9 3 41.7

Brokerage clerks

5 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 -

Correspondence clerks

6 1 1 2 0 1 1 0 -

Court, municipal, and license clerks

69 1 2 9 14 23 13 7 49.1

Credit authorizers, checkers, and clerks

44 0 5 17 5 11 3 2 -

Customer service representatives

2,086 122 341 531 373 377 277 66 36.4

Eligibility interviewers, government programs

70 1 0 14 22 16 15 2 45.3

File clerks

226 11 29 40 40 51 35 20 42.9

Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks

120 7 31 34 20 14 10 4 30.0

Interviewers, except eligibility and loan

160 1 11 48 30 34 21 13 41.2

Library assistants, clerical

98 7 16 17 14 16 16 12 40.2

Loan interviewers and clerks

143 1 15 46 32 27 16 6 39.2

New accounts clerks

27 1 1 9 7 7 3 1 -

Order clerks

104 3 17 35 15 17 14 4 33.8

Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping

101 0 7 25 21 28 15 4 42.8

Receptionists and information clerks

1,301 64 232 327 195 212 200 72 37.0

Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks

94 1 13 20 14 22 21 3 42.4

Information and record clerks, all other

95 1 4 27 16 21 17 9 43.9

Cargo and freight agents

23 0 3 5 5 4 6 0 -

Couriers and messengers

233 6 18 41 53 49 52 14 45.5

Dispatchers

267 6 23 71 64 58 39 6 40.7

Meter readers, utilities

23 3 0 3 6 5 5 2 -

Postal service clerks

117 1 8 9 16 34 46 3 52.3

Postal service mail carriers

311 1 10 35 55 109 85 16 51.3

Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators

61 1 5 5 10 15 23 1 50.7

Production, planning, and expediting clerks

244 1 15 42 58 65 53 10 45.9

Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks

606 13 69 151 114 130 102 29 41.5

Stock clerks and order fillers

1,483 123 312 306 230 253 188 71 34.8

Weighers, measurers, checkers, and samplers, recordkeeping

75 1 7 21 13 18 14 2 41.8

Secretaries and administrative assistants

2,995 34 160 504 576 805 727 190 48.0

Computer operators

87 1 4 21 17 26 14 5 46.3

Data entry keyers

292 7 30 71 53 67 50 15 41.4

Word processors and typists

101 2 11 20 24 20 17 7 43.8

Desktop publishers

2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 -

Insurance claims and policy processing clerks

288 3 22 62 72 68 50 12 43.7

Mail clerks and mail machine operators, except postal service

79 2 13 15 13 15 18 3 42.2

Office clerks, general

1,230 51 140 225 214 276 238 86 44.3

Office machine operators, except computer

39 2 4 9 4 11 7 2 -

Proofreaders and copy markers

10 0 1 1 0 3 4 1 -

Statistical assistants

23 0 4 4 5 6 4 1 -

Office and administrative support workers, all other

497 13 36 113 106 109 94 27 43.3

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,537 283 1,158 3,308 3,100 3,172 2,063 453 41.7

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,022 77 113 246 201 192 141 50 39.1

First-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers

44 0 2 6 12 8 10 7 -

Agricultural inspectors

17 0 0 4 2 5 4 1 -

Animal breeders

6 0 1 1 1 2 0 1 -

Graders and sorters, agricultural products

93 2 10 26 24 15 14 2 39.4

Miscellaneous agricultural workers

739 71 94 185 138 130 90 31 37.2

Fishers and related fishing workers

32 2 2 5 4 11 7 2 -

Hunters and trappers

2 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 -

Forest and conservation workers

18 0 1 3 6 1 5 1 -

Logging workers

71 2 4 15 14 20 11 5 44.2

Construction and extraction occupations

7,637 139 649 1,941 1,824 1,773 1,084 226 41.2

First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers

696 1 19 132 157 204 152 30 46.9

Boilermakers

17 0 3 4 4 4 1 0 -

Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons

142 3 9 45 37 24 18 6 39.4

Carpenters

1,282 21 109 311 313 302 185 40 41.4

Carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers

170 2 11 48 41 39 26 3 42.5

Cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers

58 1 4 14 18 16 2 3 40.8

Construction laborers

1,686 57 187 469 389 347 191 46 38.9

Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators

19 0 1 6 3 6 3 0 -

Pile-driver operators

1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 -

Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators

336 2 22 75 74 82 68 13 44.3

Drywall installers, ceiling tile installers, and tapers

162 1 9 47 59 31 13 2 39.8

Electricians

769 9 62 187 198 199 94 20 41.2

Glaziers

35 0 1 9 10 8 5 2 -

Insulation workers

44 0 2 16 10 9 6 0 -

Painters, construction and maintenance

561 8 47 131 144 143 72 16 41.8

Paperhangers

4 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 -

Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters

564 9 40 139 141 124 93 19 42.3

Plasterers and stucco masons

31 1 1 11 7 7 5 0 -

Reinforcing iron and rebar workers

9 0 2 5 1 1 0 0 -

Roofers

206 6 21 79 50 33 17 1 36.1

Sheet metal workers

110 1 10 21 24 29 22 3 44.1

Structural iron and steel workers

52 1 5 15 9 14 8 1 41.2

Solar photovoltaic installers

14 0 2 6 2 3 1 0 -

Helpers, construction trades

57 6 16 13 10 6 5 1 29.6

Construction and building inspectors

78 0 1 7 17 22 24 6 51.4

Elevator installers and repairers

22 0 0 9 4 4 3 1 -

Fence erectors

33 1 3 11 8 8 2 1 -

Hazardous materials removal workers

23 0 4 3 5 7 2 2 -

Highway maintenance workers

123 1 6 19 23 39 28 6 47.5

Rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators

17 0 1 4 4 2 4 1 -

Septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners

14 0 1 4 4 4 1 0 -

Miscellaneous construction and related workers

33 1 4 12 6 6 4 2 -

Derrick, rotary drill, and service unit operators, oil, gas, and mining

54 1 8 23 10 8 5 0 33.1

Earth drillers, except oil and gas

29 1 2 8 8 8 3 0 -

Explosives workers, ordnance handling experts, and blasters

5 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 -

Mining machine operators

68 1 11 17 13 14 10 0 39.0

Roof bolters, mining

3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 -

Roustabouts, oil and gas

11 2 2 4 1 2 0 0 -

Helpers--extraction workers

7 0 2 1 2 2 0 0 -

Other extraction workers

92 3 19 29 19 14 7 2 32.2

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,879 66 396 1,122 1,075 1,206 838 176 43.0

First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers

284 0 3 40 69 93 67 11 48.5

Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers

265 5 22 68 64 57 44 5 41.7

Radio and telecommunications equipment installers and repairers

134 1 12 29 33 30 27 3 43.5

Avionics technicians

8 0 0 2 0 3 2 0 -

Electric motor, power tool, and related repairers

35 0 4 8 8 7 6 2 -

Electrical and electronics installers and repairers, transportation equipment

5 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 -

Electrical and electronics repairers, industrial and utility

15 0 0 4 2 6 2 0 -

Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles

17 0 0 5 4 4 4 0 -

Electronic home entertainment equipment installers and repairers

34 0 2 13 10 5 3 1 -

Security and fire alarm systems installers

58 0 3 20 10 15 8 1 40.7

Aircraft mechanics and service technicians

127 0 6 35 22 37 21 5 45.4

Automotive body and related repairers

133 3 14 30 26 38 17 5 41.7

Automotive glass installers and repairers

21 1 2 6 5 3 2 1 -

Automotive service technicians and mechanics

883 17 96 222 214 198 111 25 40.0

Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists

323 4 32 78 66 86 44 13 42.0

Heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics

211 1 23 54 40 51 30 12 42.0

Small engine mechanics

50 2 4 19 8 9 6 2 37.9

Miscellaneous vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers

93 6 23 21 19 13 9 2 32.8

Control and valve installers and repairers

19 0 2 5 4 4 4 0 -

Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers

378 5 32 93 99 74 64 11 41.7

Home appliance repairers

51 0 2 10 9 16 10 4 49.6

Industrial and refractory machinery mechanics

454 3 23 84 96 129 103 16 46.6

Maintenance and repair workers, general

471 5 26 83 77 143 117 20 48.3

Maintenance workers, machinery

37 1 4 2 8 9 7 4 -

Millwrights

48 0 2 8 9 11 13 4 -

Electrical power-line installers and repairers

115 1 6 41 28 25 11 3 40.4

Telecommunications line installers and repairers

184 2 13 55 56 37 20 1 38.9

Precision instrument and equipment repairers

85 0 3 16 21 20 18 7 45.6

Wind turbine service technicians

4 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 -

Coin, vending, and amusement machine servicers and repairers

43 0 4 5 10 7 14 3 -

Commercial divers

3 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 -

Locksmiths and safe repairers

30 1 0 6 4 6 10 3 -

Manufactured building and mobile home installers

4 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 -

Riggers

13 0 2 5 3 2 1 0 -

Signal and track switch repairers

7 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 -

Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers

14 1 5 2 3 2 0 0 -

Other installation, maintenance, and repair workers

224 4 20 46 44 60 41 9 44.5

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,448 490 1,657 3,505 3,667 4,192 3,095 842 43.1

Production occupations

8,438 152 780 1,806 1,826 2,043 1,513 319 42.9

First-line supervisors of production and operating workers

789 4 24 146 194 241 158 22 45.8

Aircraft structure, surfaces, rigging, and systems assemblers

15 0 2 1 1 4 5 2 -

Electrical, electronics, and electromechanical assemblers

164 4 10 31 34 48 30 7 44.1

Engine and other machine assemblers

10 0 0 3 1 2 3 0 -

Structural metal fabricators and fitters

24 0 3 6 7 5 3 0 -

Miscellaneous assemblers and fabricators

1,002 24 123 238 204 204 176 33 40.8

Bakers

224 8 36 58 32 52 27 11 37.4

Butchers and other meat, poultry, and fish processing workers

331 10 50 89 61 69 42 11 38.4

Food and tobacco roasting, baking, and drying machine operators and tenders

10 0 2 2 3 2 1 0 -

Food batchmakers

95 3 18 19 20 22 11 3 38.9

Food cooking machine operators and tenders

16 1 4 3 3 4 2 0 -

Food processing workers, all other

128 1 10 30 30 33 20 4 42.5

Computer control programmers and operators

71 2 5 19 25 12 9 1 38.9

Extruding and drawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

14 0 2 1 5 4 2 0 -

Forging machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

5 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 -

Rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

10 0 0 3 1 3 3 0 -

Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

85 1 11 15 17 22 17 2 44.0

Drilling and boring machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -

Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators,
and tenders, metal and plastic

45 1 5 6 7 14 9 3 -

Lathe and turning machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

9 0 4 2 1 2 0 0 -

Milling and planing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

5 0 0 2 0 2 0 1 -

Machinists

391 6 33 66 90 99 83 13 44.7

Metal furnace operators, tenders, pourers, and casters

27 0 5 6 6 5 4 0 -

Model makers and patternmakers, metal and plastic

5 0 1 1 1 2 1 0 -

Molders and molding machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

38 1 2 11 10 5 10 1 -

Multiple machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

4 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 -

Tool and die makers

67 0 1 8 18 15 20 5 49.4

Welding, soldering, and brazing workers

615 14 67 173 142 135 73 13 39.3

Heat treating equipment setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 -

Layout workers, metal and plastic

9 1 1 3 1 0 3 0 -

Plating and coating machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic

29 0 1 4 4 16 4 1 -

Tool grinders, filers, and sharpeners

10 0 1 1 4 2 2 1 -

Metal workers and plastic workers, all other

342 6 29 65 68 90 73 10 44.5

Prepress technicians and workers

25 0 2 5 3 7 4 3 -

Printing press operators

187 1 18 41 40 52 27 7 41.9

Print binding and finishing workers

21 0 1 1 4 5 8 2 -

Laundry and dry-cleaning workers

156 4 7 33 29 36 35 12 47.5

Pressers, textile, garment, and related materials

48 0 1 16 10 12 5 3 -

Sewing machine operators

158 2 6 18 27 44 48 13 50.8

Shoe and leather workers and repairers

4 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 -

Shoe machine operators and tenders

3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 -

Tailors, dressmakers, and sewers

92 1 1 10 15 27 28 9 53.0

Textile bleaching and dyeing machine operators and tenders

3 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 -

Textile cutting machine setters, operators, and tenders

6 0 0 2 1 0 2 0 -

Textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders

12 0 1 2 2 3 2 2 -

Textile winding, twisting, and drawing out machine setters, operators, and tenders

12 0 1 1 7 2 0 1 -

Extruding and forming machine setters, operators, and tenders, synthetic and glass fibers

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Fabric and apparel patternmakers

1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -

Upholsterers

40 1 4 4 4 17 7 5 -

Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers, all other

14 1 1 1 5 2 4 0 -

Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters

51 2 2 10 12 14 8 2 44.7

Furniture finishers

7 1 0 2 0 3 1 0 -

Model makers and patternmakers, wood

1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -

Sawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, wood

32 1 2 7 7 4 6 4 -

Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing

19 1 1 5 6 5 1 0 -

Woodworkers, all other

28 0 2 2 4 9 7 4 -

Power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers

45 0 1 14 10 10 10 1 -

Stationary engineers and boiler operators

96 0 3 12 21 30 27 4 49.9

Water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators

72 0 2 11 14 24 19 2 50.3

Miscellaneous plant and system operators

41 0 2 13 10 5 11 0 -

Chemical processing machine setters, operators, and tenders

63 0 4 18 15 17 7 1 41.1

Crushing, grinding, polishing, mixing, and blending workers

69 1 8 15 15 17 12 1 42.2

Cutting workers

60 2 9 7 17 15 9 2 42.6

Extruding, forming, pressing, and compacting machine setters, operators, and tenders

40 1 5 6 13 7 7 1 -

Furnace, kiln, oven, drier, and kettle operators and tenders

9 0 0 4 1 2 1 0 -

Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers

752 6 63 181 153 171 146 31 43.1

Jewelers and precious stone and metal workers

44 0 2 7 8 12 13 2 -

Medical, dental, and ophthalmic laboratory technicians

85 1 8 15 22 14 20 6 45.1

Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders

259 6 31 47 64 62 41 8 40.7

Painting workers

156 4 15 38 40 33 23 3 40.1

Photographic process workers and processing machine operators

27 0 6 8 4 5 4 0 -

Semiconductor processors

1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 -

Adhesive bonding machine operators and tenders

6 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 -

Cleaning, washing, and metal pickling equipment operators and tenders

6 0 1 0 3 1 1 0 -

Cooling and freezing equipment operators and tenders

4 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 -

Etchers and engravers

13 0 0 1 1 5 4 0 -

Molders, shapers, and casters, except metal and plastic

31 0 2 6 7 7 7 2 -

Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders

31 0 0 9 9 6 5 2 -

Tire builders

12 0 1 2 6 1 1 0 -

Helpers--production workers

54 5 8 17 8 7 8 1 30.9

Production workers, all other

947 21 106 198 215 223 146 40 41.6

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,010 337 877 1,700 1,841 2,149 1,582 523 43.3

Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers

199 1 10 45 39 61 36 8 44.9

Aircraft pilots and flight engineers

133 0 3 17 39 41 28 6 47.1

Air traffic controllers and airfield operations specialists

31 0 0 10 5 11 4 1 -

Flight attendants

92 0 6 10 19 33 21 3 46.8

Ambulance drivers and attendants, except emergency medical technicians

19 0 1 5 2 5 4 2 -

Bus drivers

584 1 11 56 98 159 165 95 53.0

Driver/sales workers and truck drivers

3,406 53 193 559 772 933 684 211 46.1

Taxi drivers and chauffeurs

383 0 10 69 78 91 88 47 49.0

Motor vehicle operators, all other

61 0 4 5 8 15 8 21 55.9

Locomotive engineers and operators

55 0 2 7 22 13 11 1 44.7

Railroad brake, signal, and switch operators

9 0 0 1 2 3 4 0 -

Railroad conductors and yardmasters

46 0 3 13 12 13 5 1 -

Subway, streetcar, and other rail transportation workers

19 0 2 5 6 3 2 2 -

Sailors and marine oilers

27 2 9 4 4 3 4 1 -

Ship and boat captains and operators

41 0 2 7 10 14 7 2 -

Ship engineers

7 0 0 1 3 2 2 0 -

Bridge and lock tenders

6 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 -

Parking lot attendants

78 4 24 17 9 10 11 3 31.6

Automotive and watercraft service attendants

97 5 30 24 18 9 10 1 30.4

Transportation inspectors

47 0 4 7 13 13 9 3 -

Transportation attendants, except flight attendants

27 0 4 4 3 5 7 4 -

Other transportation workers

25 0 4 6 6 6 2 2 -

Conveyor operators and tenders

6 0 1 0 1 1 2 0 -

Crane and tower operators

74 0 3 19 19 18 13 2 44.1

Dredge, excavating, and loading machine operators

44 1 5 8 6 13 7 4 -

Hoist and winch operators

7 0 2 1 1 2 1 0 -

Industrial truck and tractor operators

564 6 52 143 130 140 80 12 41.4

Cleaners of vehicles and equipment

375 50 83 85 58 53 35 12 30.7

Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand

1,867 154 324 430 335 330 238 55 36.2

Machine feeders and offbearers

17 0 3 3 5 1 4 0 -

Packers and packagers, hand

505 57 72 100 94 110 57 16 37.2

Pumping station operators

27 0 2 9 1 8 5 1 -

Refuse and recyclable material collectors

84 2 8 20 17 21 10 5 41.7

Mine shuttle car operators

1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -

Tank car, truck, and ship loaders

6 0 0 3 0 2 1 0 -

Material moving workers, all other

41 1 2 8 8 8 14 1 -

NOTE: Median age represents the midpoint in the age distribution such that half of workers are younger and half are older. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 50,000).

 

Last Modified Date: February 12, 2015