HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
11. Employed persons by detailed occupation, sex, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation 2017
Total
employed
Percent of total employed
Women White Black or
African
American
Asian Hispanic
or Latino

Total, 16 years and over

153,337 46.9 78.4 12.1 6.2 16.9

Management, professional, and related occupations

60,901 51.6 80.0 9.4 8.1 9.6

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

25,379 44.0 83.0 8.2 6.4 10.0

Management occupations

17,804 39.8 84.0 7.6 5.9 9.9

Chief executives

1,639 28.0 90.0 3.8 4.6 4.7

General and operations managers

1,005 34.1 85.0 8.3 4.5 11.4

Legislators

18 - - - - -

Advertising and promotions managers

61 52.7 84.5 8.0 7.5 7.4

Marketing and sales managers

1,078 45.3 86.4 6.0 6.1 10.2

Public relations and fundraising managers

73 63.5 87.9 7.8 3.2 3.7

Administrative services managers

151 40.1 83.5 9.4 3.2 10.3

Computer and information systems managers

630 28.6 78.0 6.6 13.0 6.6

Financial managers

1,167 55.7 83.5 6.7 8.2 11.2

Compensation and benefits managers

16 - - - - -

Human resources managers

327 70.8 81.7 12.3 4.3 7.9

Training and development managers

63 59.8 89.2 5.6 2.2 9.0

Industrial production managers

280 25.7 89.5 3.8 5.9 9.3

Purchasing managers

205 52.3 84.3 10.6 3.3 9.1

Transportation, storage, and distribution managers

291 19.2 79.7 10.7 5.3 13.8

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers

1,018 25.2 95.4 0.8 1.4 6.1

Construction managers

1,081 7.4 90.2 4.9 2.3 12.4

Education administrators

918 64.2 81.8 12.9 2.1 10.3

Architectural and engineering managers

129 8.7 79.7 8.3 11.2 6.2

Food service managers

1,210 46.3 74.7 9.5 11.7 16.9

Funeral service managers

15 - - - - -

Gaming managers

19 - - - - -

Lodging managers

156 48.8 72.9 11.2 12.5 12.0

Medical and health services managers

671 69.8 77.9 14.0 5.7 9.1

Natural sciences managers

16 - - - - -

Postmasters and mail superintendents

27 - - - - -

Property, real estate, and community association managers

743 48.6 81.8 11.6 3.5 14.4

Social and community service managers

390 70.2 78.1 13.7 4.0 8.6

Emergency management directors

11 - - - - -

Managers, all other

4,398 35.8 83.2 7.4 7.0 9.4

Business and financial operations occupations

7,574 54.0 80.7 9.4 7.5 10.2

Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes

50 44.4 77.3 15.9 6.1 4.0

Buyers and purchasing agents, farm products

11 - - - - -

Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products

194 55.8 84.2 7.7 6.2 9.0

Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products

270 44.1 82.7 9.4 6.1 11.9

Claims adjusters, appraisers, examiners, and investigators

350 61.7 77.0 18.2 3.0 11.4

Compliance officers

260 57.6 80.1 11.9 5.9 9.0

Cost estimators

118 12.9 94.4 3.1 2.2 8.5

Human resources workers

736 72.1 80.2 11.8 5.7 13.8

Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists

59 72.3 72.2 21.5 2.3 15.7

Training and development specialists

133 47.1 81.6 12.4 1.1 18.2

Logisticians

112 34.8 70.9 17.1 7.4 11.7

Management analysts

937 42.3 77.2 9.1 11.2 7.4

Meeting, convention, and event planners

137 85.1 91.6 4.7 1.4 9.0

Fundraisers

84 77.3 88.4 8.8 0.2 2.6

Market research analysts and marketing specialists

344 60.8 84.2 5.4 7.7 9.0

Business operations specialists, all other

273 52.5 79.2 9.1 9.3 13.6

Accountants and auditors

1,804 60.3 79.5 8.2 9.7 9.6

Appraisers and assessors of real estate

97 37.4 88.8 9.0 1.8 11.0

Budget analysts

53 46.8 71.1 12.5 9.7 11.1

Credit analysts

29 - - - - -

Financial analysts

309 36.5 75.6 8.8 12.5 6.9

Personal financial advisors

525 32.0 87.0 4.8 6.6 8.3

Insurance underwriters

104 63.8 85.5 8.8 5.4 8.1

Financial examiners

15 - - - - -

Credit counselors and loan officers

353 56.5 83.8 8.5 4.2 14.2

Tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents

65 58.4 77.2 11.1 9.8 14.8

Tax preparers

107 63.1 78.3 17.2 4.0 14.9

Financial specialists, all other

45 - - - - -

Professional and related occupations

35,522 57.0 77.9 10.3 9.3 9.3

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,804 25.5 67.8 8.7 20.8 7.3

Computer and information research scientists

24 - - - - -

Computer systems analysts

554 38.9 70.9 9.7 16.6 7.2

Information security analysts

105 20.2 68.5 15.6 12.6 4.6

Computer programmers

473 21.2 65.9 7.1 25.4 5.3

Software developers, applications and systems software

1,536 18.7 59.3 5.6 32.4 6.2

Web developers

204 32.3 82.0 4.5 9.8 5.8

Computer support specialists

532 27.1 70.7 14.6 11.3 10.3

Database administrators

96 40.6 70.6 10.1 18.1 6.2

Network and computer systems administrators

210 23.5 79.5 6.3 11.8 10.9

Computer network architects

106 4.2 73.1 10.6 15.2 3.1

Computer occupations, all other

693 22.6 73.5 11.4 11.9 9.7

Actuaries

29 - - - - -

Mathematicians

3 - - - - -

Operations research analysts

147 51.5 70.9 12.4 15.3 7.3

Statisticians

87 48.8 63.1 9.0 22.4 6.4

Miscellaneous mathematical science occupations

3 - - - - -

Architecture and engineering occupations

3,224 16.2 79.3 5.6 12.7 8.7

Architects, except naval

253 28.6 82.5 2.1 14.0 7.7

Surveyors, cartographers, and photogrammetrists

43 - - - - -

Aerospace engineers

148 8.9 79.1 8.1 11.4 5.5

Agricultural engineers

2 - - - - -

Biomedical engineers

17 - - - - -

Chemical engineers

77 16.9 91.0 1.7 7.0 4.1

Civil engineers

461 14.4 82.5 6.4 7.1 10.7

Computer hardware engineers

80 17.2 55.4 5.8 38.3 7.8

Electrical and electronics engineers

284 12.3 74.6 3.5 19.5 9.0

Environmental engineers

38 - - - - -

Industrial engineers, including health and safety

221 22.6 80.8 5.3 11.6 6.2

Marine engineers and naval architects

12 - - - - -

Materials engineers

32 - - - - -

Mechanical engineers

344 9.2 84.2 3.6 11.1 6.0

Mining and geological engineers, including mining safety engineers

11 - - - - -

Nuclear engineers

8 - - - - -

Petroleum engineers

24 - - - - -

Engineers, all other

582 14.1 73.1 6.9 17.8 9.4

Drafters

137 20.8 89.9 6.2 2.4 16.5

Engineering technicians, except drafters

375 20.0 76.9 8.9 10.7 10.3

Surveying and mapping technicians

73 4.6 90.3 2.1 1.7 10.1

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,431 47.4 76.4 5.7 15.8 9.0

Agricultural and food scientists

32 - - - - -

Biological scientists

98 54.4 81.2 3.1 13.1 7.9

Conservation scientists and foresters

29 - - - - -

Medical scientists

161 52.1 66.4 6.6 26.2 6.7

Life scientists, all other

3 - - - - -

Astronomers and physicists

18 - - - - -

Atmospheric and space scientists

7 - - - - -

Chemists and materials scientists

105 38.3 66.7 11.3 20.8 5.9

Environmental scientists and geoscientists

84 35.8 90.8 5.0 0.7 4.8

Physical scientists, all other

301 47.3 61.2 4.0 32.1 7.9

Economists

28 - - - - -

Survey researchers

3 - - - - -

Psychologists

187 68.9 89.5 6.5 3.6 8.5

Sociologists

2 - - - - -

Urban and regional planners

32 - - - - -

Miscellaneous social scientists and related workers

41 - - - - -

Agricultural and food science technicians

32 - - - - -

Biological technicians

23 - - - - -

Chemical technicians

57 27.4 79.8 7.3 7.8 14.3

Geological and petroleum technicians

13 - - - - -

Nuclear technicians

7 - - - - -

Social science research assistants

4 - - - - -

Miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technicians

164 47.7 80.2 5.7 11.8 13.4

Community and social service occupations

2,635 66.1 73.1 19.9 3.8 12.4

Counselors

853 72.3 72.3 21.4 2.9 13.0

Social workers

802 82.5 69.5 23.5 4.0 14.0

Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists

99 63.5 63.8 26.7 5.3 11.1

Social and human service assistants

232 75.3 68.4 22.8 3.1 19.0

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

76 74.8 68.9 19.6 7.0 17.3

Clergy

406 17.0 81.3 12.1 4.6 6.1

Directors, religious activities and education

81 54.1 88.9 7.1 3.6 6.0

Religious workers, all other

85 65.3 86.7 5.0 5.2 5.0

Legal occupations

1,827 52.8 86.6 6.9 4.3 8.6

Lawyers

1,137 37.4 88.6 5.6 4.4 4.8

Judicial law clerks

14 - - - - -

Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers

66 28.1 87.3 12.7 0.0 7.0

Paralegals and legal assistants

424 86.3 82.9 7.7 4.8 17.5

Miscellaneous legal support workers

186 80.2 83.7 10.8 3.0 12.9

Education, training, and library occupations

9,215 73.0 82.0 10.7 4.9 10.5

Postsecondary teachers

1,423 47.0 77.7 8.4 11.7 6.4

Preschool and kindergarten teachers

712 97.7 77.1 16.2 3.4 14.1

Elementary and middle school teachers

3,268 79.3 85.2 10.1 2.9 10.1

Secondary school teachers

1,039 58.5 86.2 8.6 2.8 9.4

Special education teachers

422 85.6 86.2 10.0 2.4 7.9

Other teachers and instructors

907 65.4 78.8 11.1 6.3 11.9

Archivists, curators, and museum technicians

59 61.4 80.2 6.4 7.8 1.7

Librarians

194 79.5 86.3 6.4 5.2 10.4

Library technicians

40 - - - - -

Teacher assistants

989 88.5 78.0 14.6 4.2 17.3

Other education, training, and library workers

161 67.7 78.5 12.6 5.3 6.0

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,246 46.9 83.9 7.3 5.3 10.2

Artists and related workers

236 51.9 89.6 3.5 4.5 10.8

Designers

908 52.8 84.2 5.1 7.6 12.0

Actors

40 - - - - -

Producers and directors

180 29.8 87.8 5.2 4.6 8.9

Athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers

345 36.4 88.2 5.0 3.0 8.5

Dancers and choreographers

21 - - - - -

Musicians, singers, and related workers

188 37.7 75.6 17.3 4.3 6.7

Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers, all other

67 48.1 74.1 9.2 9.9 7.5

Announcers

50 23.1 77.5 12.0 7.1 8.5

News analysts, reporters and correspondents

84 55.3 73.0 13.4 7.9 16.4

Public relations specialists

118 60.9 87.9 8.3 2.6 5.7

Editors

174 54.1 90.9 3.8 2.9 4.1

Technical writers

76 60.2 84.6 6.7 5.6 1.2

Writers and authors

226 60.9 86.3 6.3 3.2 4.6

Miscellaneous media and communication workers

112 64.2 70.6 9.5 14.3 32.9

Broadcast and sound engineering technicians and radio operators

119 14.4 78.2 14.0 3.7 16.8

Photographers

214 46.0 84.4 9.1 3.0 8.7

Television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors

82 12.2 86.1 7.2 1.9 7.6

Media and communication equipment workers, all other

5 - - - - -

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

9,141 75.0 76.5 11.9 9.4 8.2

Chiropractors

51 21.1 97.4 0.1 1.7 5.1

Dentists

159 35.8 81.6 3.7 13.5 4.7

Dietitians and nutritionists

114 94.1 79.7 12.8 5.6 9.0

Optometrists

51 50.2 91.9 0.0 7.9 3.2

Pharmacists

342 57.5 68.5 8.2 21.7 4.5

Physicians and surgeons

1,079 40.0 72.0 8.2 18.1 6.8

Physician assistants

116 70.9 86.0 4.7 7.9 5.1

Podiatrists

12 - - - - -

Audiologists

15 - - - - -

Occupational therapists

122 87.6 82.9 8.7 6.4 6.2

Physical therapists

258 68.2 78.2 5.3 14.7 5.0

Radiation therapists

10 - - - - -

Recreational therapists

7 - - - - -

Respiratory therapists

100 72.4 73.3 16.6 10.0 8.8

Speech-language pathologists

141 98.0 93.0 2.8 2.7 10.5

Exercise physiologists

5 - - - - -

Therapists, all other

221 83.3 81.8 12.5 3.3 10.2

Veterinarians

89 62.5 91.2 2.1 3.7 3.6

Registered nurses

3,159 89.9 76.7 12.3 8.7 6.9

Nurse anesthetists

35 - - - - -

Nurse midwives

7 - - - - -

Nurse practitioners

175 92.2 84.7 10.6 4.0 3.4

Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other

39 - - - - -

Clinical laboratory technologists and technicians

376 69.3 71.2 17.1 9.4 11.0

Dental hygienists

168 94.9 88.6 7.0 2.4 11.9

Diagnostic related technologists and technicians

319 70.8 84.3 8.2 6.4 12.5

Emergency medical technicians and paramedics

223 30.6 83.9 9.7 3.1 8.4

Health practitioner support technologists and technicians

632 79.4 75.6 13.5 7.3 14.3

Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses

630 89.5 64.0 28.4 5.4 12.4

Medical records and health information technicians

167 91.7 74.6 13.2 6.9 9.8

Opticians, dispensing

48 - - - - -

Miscellaneous health technologists and technicians

160 66.0 66.8 18.5 10.4 10.0

Other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

110 46.5 84.0 9.0 6.5 9.4

Service occupations

26,751 56.6 72.6 16.8 5.9 24.0

Healthcare support occupations

3,506 87.1 65.6 25.1 5.2 18.8

Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides

1,936 88.6 56.4 33.9 5.6 16.7

Occupational therapy assistants and aides

27 - - - - -

Physical therapist assistants and aides

83 67.2 88.0 5.2 5.6 11.0

Massage therapists

172 82.7 83.7 4.6 6.7 12.4

Dental assistants

299 95.9 82.9 7.9 5.0 29.1

Medical assistants

539 91.6 76.2 15.0 4.0 27.9

Medical transcriptionists

36 - - - - -

Pharmacy aides

39 - - - - -

Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers

61 84.2 86.4 2.3 6.0 8.4

Phlebotomists

112 83.8 64.7 27.6 5.9 17.2

Miscellaneous healthcare support occupations, including medical equipment preparers

200 70.5 60.3 31.4 4.1 16.1

Protective service occupations

3,113 22.3 72.6 20.5 2.9 12.8

First-line supervisors of correctional officers

52 29.9 77.7 13.1 3.8 10.1

First-line supervisors of police and detectives

95 12.5 81.1 14.1 0.9 7.1

First-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers

44 - - - - -

First-line supervisors of protective service workers, all other

72 22.0 74.7 15.0 5.4 10.0

Firefighters

283 3.5 88.5 7.5 1.0 7.7

Fire inspectors

27 - - - - -

Bailiffs, correctional officers, and jailers

408 28.5 67.4 29.0 1.8 13.5

Detectives and criminal investigators

136 23.2 87.1 11.6 0.9 14.1

Fish and game wardens

4 - - - - -

Parking enforcement workers

6 - - - - -

Police and sheriff's patrol officers

704 13.6 79.8 13.9 2.4 10.9

Transit and railroad police

7 - - - - -

Animal control workers

15 - - - - -

Private detectives and investigators

94 48.8 79.0 13.8 4.6 11.3

Security guards and gaming surveillance officers

920 24.3 57.5 32.3 4.4 17.0

Crossing guards

63 52.2 69.4 21.5 4.7 20.9

Transportation security screeners

46 - - - - -

Lifeguards and other recreational, and all other protective service workers

136 49.6 88.5 4.1 2.5 9.4

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,305 53.8 74.4 13.9 6.2 25.5

Chefs and head cooks

465 19.7 65.0 16.4 13.9 21.0

First-line supervisors of food preparation and serving workers

519 54.8 74.8 17.0 3.7 18.9

Cooks

2,079 39.3 73.2 16.8 5.1 35.4

Food preparation workers

1,068 58.9 72.2 14.5 6.5 27.4

Bartenders

417 57.3 85.5 7.2 2.8 14.1

Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food

372 60.0 70.0 17.3 4.4 22.8

Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop

225 62.1 72.0 16.9 5.0 21.3

Waiters and waitresses

2,016 69.9 78.2 9.2 7.6 20.9

Food servers, nonrestaurant

207 69.9 69.9 18.5 7.0 21.8

Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers

334 45.9 76.4 9.9 7.8 27.9

Dishwashers

274 19.5 70.9 19.9 2.9 31.2

Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop

324 85.9 74.8 12.9 3.3 17.1

Food preparation and serving related workers, all other

4 - - - - -

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,888 40.7 77.4 14.9 3.3 38.0

First-line supervisors of housekeeping and janitorial workers

326 41.1 79.9 12.0 4.6 28.5

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

255 8.0 91.6 5.4 1.2 21.5

Janitors and building cleaners

2,307 35.2 72.5 18.6 3.8 31.7

Maids and housekeeping cleaners

1,527 88.0 74.3 17.9 3.9 49.4

Pest control workers

108 6.5 82.0 11.4 1.4 13.3

Grounds maintenance workers

1,365 5.9 85.6 7.9 2.0 43.1

Personal care and service occupations

5,939 76.1 69.5 16.1 10.2 17.1

First-line supervisors of gaming workers

208 44.3 82.4 7.7 4.7 6.8

First-line supervisors of personal service workers

232 66.2 63.8 15.4 18.8 11.1

Animal trainers

49 - - - - -

Nonfarm animal caretakers

263 78.4 90.8 2.8 1.6 13.6

Gaming services workers

90 46.7 45.1 8.9 34.0 10.2

Motion picture projectionists

1 - - - - -

Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers

37 - - - - -

Miscellaneous entertainment attendants and related workers

224 42.9 75.9 16.1 1.8 18.6

Embalmers and funeral attendants

17 - - - - -

Morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors

42 - - - - -

Barbers

135 15.6 50.7 38.1 5.1 24.1

Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists

806 92.6 76.7 13.5 5.6 16.3

Miscellaneous personal appearance workers

397 81.8 27.2 8.3 62.3 9.1

Baggage porters, bellhops, and concierges

89 31.1 60.1 24.9 8.3 27.5

Tour and travel guides

68 46.4 81.2 4.5 5.3 8.8

Childcare workers

1,225 93.7 77.3 15.4 4.3 22.3

Personal care aides

1,365 83.7 62.0 24.8 9.1 20.7

Recreation and fitness workers

480 62.3 80.1 11.4 3.5 9.6

Residential advisors

44 - - - - -

Personal care and service workers, all other

167 60.1 74.6 14.6 4.9 17.8

Sales and office occupations

33,566 61.3 78.5 13.0 5.0 15.9

Sales and related occupations

15,815 49.1 79.9 11.1 5.6 15.9

First-line supervisors of retail sales workers

3,272 43.4 81.6 9.4 6.2 15.0

First-line supervisors of non-retail sales workers

1,220 30.0 84.6 6.8 5.4 13.3

Cashiers

3,253 72.7 70.2 17.9 6.4 22.3

Counter and rental clerks

109 48.9 78.4 12.7 7.0 18.6

Parts salespersons

130 7.2 88.8 4.5 2.5 21.9

Retail salespersons

3,235 48.2 77.6 12.8 5.7 17.2

Advertising sales agents

241 50.4 80.7 14.8 3.9 10.6

Insurance sales agents

624 51.8 81.3 10.0 5.9 11.9

Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents

262 34.0 85.8 6.0 5.1 10.3

Travel agents

89 82.7 81.9 11.2 6.4 13.0

Sales representatives, services, all other

525 27.1 88.5 6.4 3.2 12.9

Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing

1,264 28.0 89.9 4.6 3.7 10.1

Models, demonstrators, and product promoters

61 78.4 82.4 6.0 8.7 12.8

Real estate brokers and sales agents

997 57.1 85.7 7.2 4.8 11.5

Sales engineers

35 - - - - -

Telemarketers

58 69.4 61.3 24.7 7.0 25.8

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

166 58.4 82.9 11.0 5.4 22.0

Sales and related workers, all other

276 50.3 84.2 9.5 4.9 8.1

Office and administrative support occupations

17,751 72.2 77.3 14.6 4.5 15.9

First-line supervisors of office and administrative support workers

1,425 70.1 80.3 13.4 4.0 11.6

Switchboard operators, including answering service

23 - - - - -

Telephone operators

47 - - - - -

Communications equipment operators, all other

9 - - - - -

Bill and account collectors

139 71.3 70.7 22.9 3.1 18.9

Billing and posting clerks

473 85.9 79.4 13.6 3.8 13.1

Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks

1,089 88.7 87.4 6.9 3.7 11.3

Gaming cage workers

14 - - - - -

Payroll and timekeeping clerks

129 89.5 75.6 14.3 4.2 17.7

Procurement clerks

30 - - - - -

Tellers

306 85.2 79.9 12.6 5.0 16.4

Financial clerks, all other

82 60.8 78.3 16.0 3.9 17.8

Brokerage clerks

7 - - - - -

Correspondence clerks

7 - - - - -

Court, municipal, and license clerks

90 75.2 75.8 15.6 2.0 16.6

Credit authorizers, checkers, and clerks

55 63.8 90.5 3.2 5.7 17.3

Customer service representatives

2,494 65.1 73.2 17.2 5.4 17.4

Eligibility interviewers, government programs

62 76.7 58.8 26.8 10.0 21.9

File clerks

182 81.4 77.2 13.6 6.9 17.8

Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks

125 60.9 64.8 21.5 7.8 15.7

Interviewers, except eligibility and loan

142 85.0 71.9 18.0 2.8 21.2

Library assistants, clerical

96 80.1 81.3 8.6 5.1 10.4

Loan interviewers and clerks

120 80.4 77.6 15.3 5.1 14.6

New accounts clerks

32 - - - - -

Order clerks

107 54.9 66.2 18.8 8.0 14.4

Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping

45 - - - - -

Receptionists and information clerks

1,267 91.0 79.9 12.8 3.5 19.7

Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks

127 58.0 60.8 25.3 5.9 15.1

Information and record clerks, all other

110 78.1 75.5 10.1 5.2 15.0

Cargo and freight agents

16 - - - - -

Couriers and messengers

239 19.4 67.3 25.5 5.5 18.1

Dispatchers

292 57.4 81.7 11.6 2.0 16.9

Meter readers, utilities

18 - - - - -

Postal service clerks

111 55.3 70.8 22.4 4.8 15.9

Postal service mail carriers

306 40.8 67.4 22.2 5.6 14.4

Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators

50 56.7 51.0 38.4 7.9 3.8

Production, planning, and expediting clerks

270 53.9 81.6 7.8 6.7 9.7

Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks

623 31.3 72.2 20.4 3.7 27.0

Stock clerks and order fillers

1,525 37.9 74.0 18.4 4.2 20.6

Weighers, measurers, checkers, and samplers, recordkeeping

52 46.8 85.9 7.4 3.5 29.0

Secretaries and administrative assistants

2,769 95.0 83.7 9.3 3.6 12.4

Computer operators

73 60.2 74.8 14.0 6.3 7.4

Data entry keyers

267 79.6 72.4 16.5 8.5 15.2

Word processors and typists

94 89.8 69.7 21.1 6.8 13.9

Desktop publishers

2 - - - - -

Insurance claims and policy processing clerks

237 84.3 70.8 20.3 4.2 14.9

Mail clerks and mail machine operators, except postal service

61 36.8 67.4 24.4 3.0 11.9

Office clerks, general

1,271 83.1 75.1 14.8 6.3 18.4

Office machine operators, except computer

33 - - - - -

Proofreaders and copy markers

10 - - - - -

Statistical assistants

21 - - - - -

Office and administrative support workers, all other

576 75.2 77.6 15.1 3.7 12.5

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

14,193 5.1 86.9 7.3 2.2 30.7

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,184 23.4 89.3 4.9 1.7 44.3

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

62 8.7 87.2 6.6 4.4 27.1

Agricultural inspectors

18 - - - - -

Animal breeders

2 - - - - -

Graders and sorters, agricultural products

110 67.1 80.4 12.4 4.2 48.8

Miscellaneous agricultural workers

854 21.5 91.7 3.3 1.3 51.1

Fishers and related fishing workers

44 - - - - -

Hunters and trappers

1 - - - - -

Forest and conservation workers

27 - - - - -

Logging workers

66 2.0 82.9 10.3 0.0 9.1

Construction and extraction occupations

8,031 3.0 87.8 6.9 1.6 36.0

First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers

639 3.0 89.8 5.4 1.2 24.5

Boilermakers

15 - - - - -

Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons

166 0.7 84.6 7.1 1.2 45.1

Carpenters

1,351 2.2 89.3 5.3 1.7 35.4

Carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers

183 2.4 87.2 6.9 1.3 47.4

Cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers

54 1.0 90.4 8.5 0.0 46.7

Construction laborers

1,946 3.3 85.9 8.6 1.7 46.9

Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators

15 - - - - -

Pile-driver operators

2 - - - - -

Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators

358 1.5 90.4 5.2 0.8 19.3

Drywall installers, ceiling tile installers, and tapers

156 2.7 91.7 3.8 0.6 63.9

Electricians

857 2.5 87.9 6.7 2.5 19.1

Glaziers

44 - - - - -

Insulation workers

58 3.1 82.1 9.6 0.0 42.6

Painters, construction and maintenance

540 6.6 89.7 5.9 1.5 53.4

Paperhangers

4 - - - - -

Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters

600 2.2 86.6 9.0 1.5 27.1

Plasterers and stucco masons

27 - - - - -

Reinforcing iron and rebar workers

12 - - - - -

Roofers

220 0.6 86.6 6.9 2.5 56.1

Sheet metal workers

137 2.6 91.4 4.3 1.6 18.7

Structural iron and steel workers

43 - - - - -

Solar photovoltaic installers

11 - - - - -

Helpers, construction trades

69 9.4 88.2 3.8 2.1 38.3

Construction and building inspectors

89 10.2 85.5 9.8 2.2 11.2

Elevator installers and repairers

40 - - - - -

Fence erectors

34 - - - - -

Hazardous materials removal workers

30 - - - - -

Highway maintenance workers

101 2.7 79.4 13.7 0.1 15.5

Rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators

17 - - - - -

Septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners

10 - - - - -

Miscellaneous construction and related workers

24 - - - - -

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

30 - - - - -

Earth drillers, except oil and gas

23 - - - - -

Explosives workers, ordnance handling experts, and blasters

10 - - - - -

Mining machine operators

51 1.1 85.8 7.8 2.7 23.9

Roof bolters, mining

2 - - - - -

Roustabouts, oil and gas

4 - - - - -

Helpers--extraction workers

4 - - - - -

Other extraction workers

54 2.9 93.1 2.0 0.0 35.7

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,977 4.0 85.0 8.6 3.3 19.0

First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers

253 8.4 84.0 9.4 4.1 12.8

Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers

212 11.3 73.8 12.7 10.2 17.1

Radio and telecommunications equipment installers and repairers

134 8.1 85.3 7.3 6.1 19.7

Avionics technicians

9 - - - - -

Electric motor, power tool, and related repairers

28 - - - - -

Electrical and electronics installers and repairers, transportation equipment

1 - - - - -

Electrical and electronics repairers, industrial and utility

12 - - - - -

Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles

11 - - - - -

Electronic home entertainment equipment installers and repairers

50 2.8 81.9 14.2 3.7 26.5

Security and fire alarm systems installers

77 2.6 78.4 11.0 5.8 24.1

Aircraft mechanics and service technicians

150 5.2 83.0 5.6 7.8 13.9

Automotive body and related repairers

140 1.1 86.0 6.1 2.9 31.6

Automotive glass installers and repairers

22 - - - - -

Automotive service technicians and mechanics

902 2.4 84.1 8.7 3.8 23.2

Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists

401 1.8 85.6 9.4 1.3 18.1

Heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics

201 2.6 91.8 4.5 1.4 11.5

Small engine mechanics

44 - - - - -

Miscellaneous vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers

83 1.8 85.6 7.5 4.4 32.2

Control and valve installers and repairers

26 - - - - -

Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers

448 2.0 90.6 5.4 2.4 17.9

Home appliance repairers

41 - - - - -

Industrial and refractory machinery mechanics

424 3.9 85.8 7.8 3.4 16.5

Maintenance and repair workers, general

528 4.5 85.9 8.9 2.1 19.7

Maintenance workers, machinery

27 - - - - -

Millwrights

40 - - - - -

Electrical power-line installers and repairers

129 0.6 89.8 7.8 0.0 11.6

Telecommunications line installers and repairers

189 2.7 78.3 18.4 1.7 19.1

Precision instrument and equipment repairers

63 14.6 80.9 14.7 1.4 10.9

Wind turbine service technicians

5 - - - - -

Coin, vending, and amusement machine servicers and repairers

34 - - - - -

Commercial divers

0 - - - - -

Locksmiths and safe repairers

35 - - - - -

Manufactured building and mobile home installers

4 - - - - -

Riggers

14 - - - - -

Signal and track switch repairers

9 - - - - -

Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers

18 - - - - -

Other installation, maintenance, and repair workers

215 5.9 86.7 6.4 2.3 23.5

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,927 22.8 74.2 16.6 5.3 22.2

Production occupations

8,482 28.9 76.8 13.3 6.2 22.8

First-line supervisors of production and operating workers

768 19.1 82.2 10.4 3.7 16.7

Aircraft structure, surfaces, rigging, and systems assemblers

1 - - - - -

Electrical, electronics, and electromechanical assemblers

128 42.1 63.5 15.3 17.2 18.2

Engine and other machine assemblers

13 - - - - -

Structural metal fabricators and fitters

30 - - - - -

Miscellaneous assemblers and fabricators

1,033 37.7 68.0 20.8 8.0 18.9

Bakers

215 60.1 71.3 15.6 8.5 31.5

Butchers and other meat, poultry, and fish processing workers

269 24.3 68.5 19.8 7.2 35.3

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

12 - - - - -

Food batchmakers

89 58.1 77.2 12.4 6.6 26.2

Food cooking machine operators and tenders

15 - - - - -

Food processing workers, all other

175 32.5 62.8 24.1 7.0 37.3

Computer control programmers and operators

99 9.8 82.8 9.8 5.6 10.7

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

19 - - - - -

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

8 - - - - -

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

8 - - - - -

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

80 11.0 82.6 10.0 4.7 12.5

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

4 - - - - -

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

38 - - - - -

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

14 - - - - -

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

5 - - - - -

Machinists

366 5.0 86.1 4.4 6.3 13.9

Metal furnace operators, tenders, pourers, and casters

19 - - - - -

Model makers and patternmakers, metal and plastic

5 - - - - -

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

45 - - - - -

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

5 - - - - -

Tool and die makers

62 3.2 97.6 1.1 0.7 6.9

Welding, soldering, and brazing workers

600 4.5 87.4 7.5 1.1 24.3

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

3 - - - - -

Layout workers, metal and plastic

12 - - - - -

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

17 - - - - -

Tool grinders, filers, and sharpeners

6 - - - - -

Metal workers and plastic workers, all other

388 20.5 71.1 14.9 9.5 23.1

Prepress technicians and workers

24 - - - - -

Printing press operators

173 17.7 85.0 6.6 5.8 22.2

Print binding and finishing workers

11 - - - - -

Laundry and dry-cleaning workers

151 68.0 66.1 18.5 8.0 38.7

Pressers, textile, garment, and related materials

30 - - - - -

Sewing machine operators

197 73.2 72.0 8.0 16.0 42.2

Shoe and leather workers and repairers

5 - - - - -

Shoe machine operators and tenders

5 - - - - -

Tailors, dressmakers, and sewers

77 75.9 79.1 9.5 8.9 29.6

Textile bleaching and dyeing machine operators and tenders

1 - - - - -

Textile cutting machine setters, operators, and tenders

8 - - - - -

Textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders

19 - - - - -

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

16 - - - - -

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

0 - - - - -

Fabric and apparel patternmakers

3 - - - - -

Upholsterers

31 - - - - -

Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers, all other

18 - - - - -

Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters

49 - - - - -

Furniture finishers

15 - - - - -

Model makers and patternmakers, wood

1 - - - - -

Sawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, wood

27 - - - - -

Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing

19 - - - - -

Woodworkers, all other

28 - - - - -

Power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers

38 - - - - -

Stationary engineers and boiler operators

76 3.3 84.8 8.2 5.5 13.0

Water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators

107 3.8 90.2 6.3 1.0 11.5

Miscellaneous plant and system operators

42 - - - - -

Chemical processing machine setters, operators, and tenders

55 5.7 79.3 15.7 3.0 15.8

Crushing, grinding, polishing, mixing, and blending workers

72 14.0 75.4 15.3 2.2 15.0

Cutting workers

62 25.3 78.7 12.4 5.2 30.1

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

21 - - - - -

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

10 - - - - -

Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers

793 37.9 74.7 13.6 8.8 18.9

Jewelers and precious stone and metal workers

43 - - - - -

Medical, dental, and ophthalmic laboratory technicians

70 63.1 73.3 14.6 9.7 14.4

Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders

292 52.8 68.5 17.6 9.2 41.8

Painting workers

157 12.6 82.1 9.6 2.5 32.9

Photographic process workers and processing machine operators

31 - - - - -

Semiconductor processors

3 - - - - -

Adhesive bonding machine operators and tenders

6 - - - - -

Cleaning, washing, and metal pickling equipment operators and tenders

11 - - - - -

Cooling and freezing equipment operators and tenders

3 - - - - -

Etchers and engravers

11 - - - - -

Molders, shapers, and casters, except metal and plastic

35 - - - - -

Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders

29 - - - - -

Tire builders

10 - - - - -

Helpers--production workers

50 37.1 73.5 8.8 11.9 31.2

Production workers, all other

995 29.5 76.5 15.7 4.4 25.4

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,445 17.3 71.9 19.5 4.5 21.7

Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers

205 19.5 74.0 18.4 4.0 17.4

Aircraft pilots and flight engineers

120 6.2 94.9 1.8 1.5 8.0

Air traffic controllers and airfield operations specialists

17 - - - - -

Flight attendants

98 72.9 71.6 15.1 10.1 18.4

Ambulance drivers and attendants, except emergency medical technicians

11 - - - - -

Bus drivers

578 47.8 65.9 26.7 4.8 12.6

Driver/sales workers and truck drivers

3,506 6.2 76.3 16.6 3.2 20.8

Taxi drivers and chauffeurs

674 18.9 55.0 28.4 12.8 17.0

Motor vehicle operators, all other

76 17.5 72.6 19.4 4.8 14.7

Locomotive engineers and operators

42 - - - - -

Railroad brake, signal, and switch operators

4 - - - - -

Railroad conductors and yardmasters

50 5.2 73.8 17.6 5.3 8.4

Subway, streetcar, and other rail transportation workers

15 - - - - -

Sailors and marine oilers

19 - - - - -

Ship and boat captains and operators

35 - - - - -

Ship engineers

2 - - - - -

Bridge and lock tenders

5 - - - - -

Parking lot attendants

95 16.7 67.4 23.3 6.7 38.4

Automotive and watercraft service attendants

94 8.8 73.6 9.6 8.9 21.1

Transportation inspectors

41 - - - - -

Transportation attendants, except flight attendants

35 - - - - -

Other transportation workers

24 - - - - -

Conveyor operators and tenders

1 - - - - -

Crane and tower operators

53 4.1 76.8 20.9 0.1 10.5

Dredge, excavating, and loading machine operators

30 - - - - -

Hoist and winch operators

7 - - - - -

Industrial truck and tractor operators

611 8.2 69.4 25.0 1.8 25.7

Cleaners of vehicles and equipment

331 14.0 69.7 20.7 3.0 33.3

Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand

1,930 19.9 70.2 20.2 3.8 22.2

Machine feeders and offbearers

31 - - - - -

Packers and packagers, hand

539 52.7 69.9 18.9 8.4 41.8

Pumping station operators

21 - - - - -

Refuse and recyclable material collectors

94 11.7 70.2 26.8 2.1 24.2

Mine shuttle car operators

0 - - - - -

Tank car, truck, and ship loaders

6 - - - - -

Material moving workers, all other

40 - - - - -

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. 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: January 19, 2018