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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
11b. Employed persons by detailed occupation and age
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation 2019
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

157,538 5,150 14,172 35,807 33,127 32,042 26,893 10,347 42.3

Management, professional, and related occupations

64,218 428 3,402 15,126 15,133 14,103 11,360 4,665 43.8

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

26,981 82 969 5,529 6,330 6,469 5,394 2,208 45.9

Management occupations

18,985 62 536 3,452 4,524 4,731 4,024 1,655 47.0

Chief executives

1,602 2 5 121 329 461 465 219 52.7

General and operations managers

1,058 0 19 258 282 257 196 46 44.2

Legislators

19 0 0 3 2 1 5 7 -

Advertising and promotions managers

55 0 9 13 12 10 8 3 40.2

Marketing and sales managers

1,184 4 69 283 313 289 180 45 42.5

Public relations and fundraising managers

73 0 2 19 12 17 19 4 44.8

Administrative services managers

184 1 3 19 41 46 56 18 51.4

Computer and information systems managers

654 1 6 115 197 198 116 23 45.3

Financial managers

1,194 1 30 264 332 299 210 58 44.0

Compensation and benefits managers

24 0 2 1 6 10 3 2 -

Human resources managers

321 1 6 64 99 77 64 11 44.3

Training and development managers

46 2 1 9 17 6 9 2 -

Industrial production managers

274 0 3 51 77 68 65 11 45.4

Purchasing managers

227 0 5 44 56 67 46 9 46.4

Transportation, storage, and distribution managers

281 0 11 55 59 77 69 10 47.2

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers

962 3 23 114 132 145 251 296 56.1

Construction managers

994 1 27 184 259 233 214 77 46.5

Education administrators

958 4 21 140 255 307 178 52 46.4

Architectural and engineering managers

154 0 1 21 41 45 41 5 47.9

Food service managers

1,249 24 131 309 283 264 176 61 41.0

Funeral service managers

13 0 0 0 2 1 6 4 -

Gaming managers

19 0 2 1 4 6 3 2 -

Lodging managers

162 1 8 37 36 32 31 18 45.9

Medical and health services managers

677 1 8 135 177 164 142 50 46.1

Natural sciences managers

15 0 0 1 3 8 0 1 -

Postmasters and mail superintendents

30 0 0 3 7 10 9 2 -

Property, real estate, and community association managers

780 1 21 152 140 162 169 134 49.6

Social and community service managers

470 3 17 96 109 107 97 41 46.5

Emergency management directors

7 0 0 1 0 4 1 0 -

Managers, all other

5,299 12 105 939 1,243 1,360 1,196 444 47.8

Business and financial operations occupations

7,996 19 433 2,076 1,806 1,738 1,370 554 43.3

Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes

47 1 3 11 12 10 3 7 -

Buyers and purchasing agents, farm products

16 0 1 4 6 1 1 3 -

Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products

226 1 20 56 41 38 50 20 44.3

Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products

279 0 16 57 56 73 53 23 46.0

Claims adjusters, appraisers, examiners, and investigators

318 0 11 64 81 88 58 16 45.2

Compliance officers

298 0 10 56 84 85 50 13 44.3

Cost estimators

127 0 2 27 25 26 31 15 48.0

Human resources workers

770 2 43 235 195 155 105 35 40.7

Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists

51 1 2 10 11 15 8 4 45.8

Training and development specialists

125 2 2 26 29 28 30 8 46.6

Logisticians

154 0 12 45 33 41 20 3 41.9

Management analysts

950 1 31 241 191 203 181 102 45.7

Meeting, convention, and event planners

146 1 22 47 27 28 15 6 36.6

Fundraisers

93 0 5 29 23 17 11 8 40.6

Market research analysts and marketing specialists

369 1 41 128 86 68 32 12 37.5

Business operations specialists, all other

269 1 19 69 62 49 55 14 42.8

Accountants and auditors

1,964 5 91 503 413 429 364 160 44.4

Appraisers and assessors of real estate

84 1 0 9 18 18 28 10 51.4

Budget analysts

51 0 1 19 10 11 9 1 41.3

Credit analysts

28 0 5 8 8 4 3 0 -

Financial analysts

345 1 27 119 94 67 29 7 38.2

Personal financial advisors

551 0 31 140 133 112 93 41 43.4

Insurance underwriters

105 1 8 23 21 31 18 3 44.5

Financial examiners

21 0 0 3 7 2 10 0 -

Credit counselors and loan officers

403 1 20 104 103 88 70 17 42.2

Tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents

53 0 0 12 11 12 14 3 47.8

Tax preparers

97 0 7 14 12 20 22 23 53.4

Financial specialists, all other

57 0 3 15 15 16 7 1 41.6

Professional and related occupations

37,237 346 2,433 9,598 8,803 7,634 5,966 2,457 42.4

Computer and mathematical occupations

5,352 26 354 1,593 1,414 1,092 700 173 40.5

Computer and information research scientists

24 0 4 6 7 4 1 1 -

Computer systems analysts

663 1 59 191 181 121 94 16 39.9

Information security analysts

125 1 12 46 31 18 15 2 38.1

Computer programmers

454 2 19 117 105 116 72 24 43.5

Software developers, applications and systems software

1,815 2 111 640 496 313 195 56 39.2

Web developers

193 4 15 56 60 36 16 7 38.9

Computer support specialists

547 5 36 158 145 119 68 15 40.6

Database administrators

106 0 5 21 29 27 18 7 44.5

Network and computer systems administrators

199 0 8 48 65 50 25 4 42.0

Computer network architects

106 0 1 15 32 37 19 3 45.4

Computer occupations, all other

808 11 61 205 190 188 121 33 41.4

Actuaries

33 0 1 7 7 10 7 0 -

Mathematicians

3 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 -

Operations research analysts

152 0 8 42 34 35 30 4 43.3

Statisticians

101 0 9 35 26 14 15 2 38.9

Miscellaneous mathematical science occupations

22 0 5 6 5 4 4 0 -

Architecture and engineering occupations

3,305 13 209 871 718 659 663 173 43.3

Architects, except naval

208 0 3 42 53 43 46 21 46.2

Surveyors, cartographers, and photogrammetrists

48 0 1 9 9 10 13 5 -

Aerospace engineers

134 0 4 36 23 22 39 10 48.1

Agricultural engineers

6 0 0 3 0 0 2 0 -

Biomedical engineers

25 0 4 8 6 1 5 1 -

Chemical engineers

87 0 6 28 14 17 15 6 42.8

Civil engineers

475 0 37 134 109 75 90 29 41.5

Computer hardware engineers

77 0 12 17 22 11 13 1 39.9

Electrical and electronics engineers

285 0 13 70 69 54 61 18 44.2

Environmental engineers

25 0 0 8 5 6 3 2 -

Industrial engineers, including health and safety

245 1 11 64 56 53 49 11 43.4

Marine engineers and naval architects

12 0 0 4 3 3 2 0 -

Materials engineers

44 0 1 16 7 10 8 3 -

Mechanical engineers

351 4 22 113 74 73 54 12 40.8

Mining and geological engineers, including mining safety engineers

8 0 0 2 1 2 3 0 -

Nuclear engineers

8 0 0 3 1 1 2 2 -

Petroleum engineers

24 0 1 7 9 4 2 1 -

Engineers, all other

582 1 32 150 128 118 125 27 43.6

Drafters

113 0 12 23 24 32 17 4 44.0

Engineering technicians, except drafters

496 5 41 120 97 111 106 15 43.7

Surveying and mapping technicians

53 1 7 13 6 13 8 5 44.6

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,485 9 137 427 320 262 231 99 41.0

Agricultural and food scientists

37 0 8 13 6 5 6 1 -

Biological scientists

104 0 8 32 23 23 12 7 41.2

Conservation scientists and foresters

20 0 1 3 8 3 4 1 -

Medical scientists

170 0 12 59 43 24 25 7 38.8

Life scientists, all other

2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 -

Astronomers and physicists

17 0 0 4 4 3 6 1 -

Atmospheric and space scientists

10 0 0 2 2 2 4 0 -

Chemists and materials scientists

97 0 7 35 16 16 17 5 40.9

Environmental scientists and geoscientists

119 1 10 32 31 18 18 10 41.1

Physical scientists, all other

298 0 23 99 71 50 45 10 39.6

Economists

35 0 0 9 8 6 10 2 -

Survey researchers

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Psychologists

234 0 4 43 49 61 37 41 48.3

Sociologists

2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -

Urban and regional planners

25 0 3 8 6 5 2 1 -

Miscellaneous social scientists and related workers

39 0 2 11 8 8 5 5 -

Agricultural and food science technicians

20 0 5 4 1 3 4 3 -

Biological technicians

23 0 3 8 6 3 4 0 -

Chemical technicians

56 1 3 17 15 11 9 1 40.0

Geological and petroleum technicians

20 0 1 3 6 8 0 1 -

Nuclear technicians

3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 -

Social science research assistants

1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 -

Miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technicians

152 6 44 45 16 13 22 6 30.6

Community and social service occupations

2,717 20 168 648 596 559 479 247 44.0

Counselors

927 13 67 232 214 182 142 78 42.3

Social workers

823 2 38 226 190 187 140 40 43.1

Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists

97 0 2 26 27 31 10 1 41.8

Social and human service assistants

238 2 30 63 46 39 45 13 40.9

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

78 0 4 13 21 21 15 4 44.5

Clergy

413 0 11 60 73 80 103 86 52.3

Directors, religious activities and education

72 1 5 20 13 11 12 10 43.6

Religious workers, all other

69 2 9 8 12 9 13 15 47.2

Legal occupations

1,955 4 54 406 438 432 368 251 46.8

Lawyers

1,240 2 5 233 310 279 224 188 47.5

Judicial law clerks

7 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 -

Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers

70 0 0 3 10 21 22 15 55.7

Paralegals and legal assistants

444 2 37 115 83 84 92 30 43.4

Miscellaneous legal support workers

193 0 12 51 36 46 30 18 44.9

Education, training, and library occupations

9,455 126 689 2,157 2,254 2,053 1,511 664 42.8

Postsecondary teachers

1,386 6 103 284 312 258 251 172 45.0

Preschool and kindergarten teachers

655 10 80 175 157 131 79 23 39.4

Elementary and middle school teachers

3,604 6 171 887 938 877 539 185 42.7

Secondary school teachers

1,015 4 49 261 280 225 147 50 42.2

Special education teachers

331 1 14 74 84 86 58 15 44.0

Other teachers and instructors

1,017 63 123 205 187 169 158 112 41.5

Archivists, curators, and museum technicians

48 1 5 10 11 10 5 8 -

Librarians

179 0 9 33 37 34 38 26 47.7

Library technicians

33 7 6 2 5 5 6 1 -

Teacher assistants

999 25 115 186 202 217 197 57 42.9

Other education, training, and library workers

189 2 15 41 40 42 34 16 44.7

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,285 100 290 910 690 586 437 272 40.6

Artists and related workers

248 4 11 64 51 39 45 34 44.2

Designers

983 10 80 299 226 169 133 66 40.2

Actors

40 2 3 11 9 7 6 2 -

Producers and directors

186 0 5 64 44 47 21 5 40.4

Athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers

345 65 53 84 50 43 23 26 30.6

Dancers and choreographers

23 1 6 9 2 1 1 2 -

Musicians, singers, and related workers

202 4 17 42 35 36 29 41 46.8

Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers, all other

50 1 3 21 8 6 6 5 39.3

Announcers

58 1 3 16 14 14 8 3 42.6

News analysts, reporters and correspondents

93 0 10 32 15 18 14 4 38.2

Public relations specialists

137 1 19 33 33 30 14 6 39.4

Editors

147 1 13 29 31 33 29 10 45.3

Technical writers

61 0 2 16 10 14 13 7 45.7

Writers and authors

225 0 15 58 49 40 33 29 44.0

Miscellaneous media and communication workers

118 1 4 28 28 28 20 8 44.4

Broadcast and sound engineering technicians and radio operators

119 5 16 32 32 21 10 4 37.6

Photographers

188 2 20 52 39 32 29 14 41.3

Television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors

60 2 9 19 14 7 4 5 34.3

Media and communication equipment workers, all other

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

9,684 48 532 2,586 2,373 1,990 1,576 579 42.3

Chiropractors

61 0 1 11 17 15 14 4 45.2

Dentists

162 0 0 32 35 41 30 23 48.2

Dietitians and nutritionists

128 3 4 33 20 34 23 11 45.3

Optometrists

43 0 1 16 10 8 4 5 -

Pharmacists

341 0 11 109 90 69 43 19 41.1

Physicians and surgeons

1,098 0 5 250 272 250 194 127 45.7

Physician assistants

131 0 2 56 35 27 9 2 38.0

Podiatrists

10 0 0 4 0 3 3 0 -

Audiologists

14 0 0 2 5 2 4 0 -

Occupational therapists

136 0 2 42 42 33 13 3 40.2

Physical therapists

304 0 5 84 95 74 37 10 41.6

Radiation therapists

16 0 2 8 2 3 0 1 -

Recreational therapists

10 0 2 2 1 2 2 1 -

Respiratory therapists

112 0 2 27 32 28 21 3 44.5

Speech-language pathologists

180 0 9 58 49 33 22 8 40.5

Exercise physiologists

2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -

Therapists, all other

235 2 14 77 44 40 36 22 40.8

Veterinarians

104 0 1 21 33 21 21 7 44.9

Registered nurses

3,242 2 138 860 803 684 586 168 43.0

Nurse anesthetists

33 0 0 8 10 8 4 3 -

Nurse midwives

10 0 0 1 4 2 1 2 -

Nurse practitioners

225 0 0 51 71 50 38 16 44.3

Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other

35 0 0 8 8 7 5 7 -

Clinical laboratory technologists and technicians

323 4 29 75 77 64 58 16 42.4

Dental hygienists

208 0 10 67 39 44 41 7 42.3

Diagnostic related technologists and technicians

398 1 15 103 109 83 70 17 42.6

Emergency medical technicians and paramedics

206 1 33 81 44 27 14 5 33.0

Health practitioner support technologists and technicians

710 19 131 234 138 92 78 18 33.2

Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses

687 10 62 150 161 144 117 43 42.6

Medical records and health information technicians

185 2 9 32 49 42 40 11 45.0

Opticians, dispensing

49 0 0 7 8 11 15 7 -

Miscellaneous health technologists and technicians

152 3 30 38 33 22 19 7 37.4

Other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

133 0 12 36 36 26 18 6 39.8

Service occupations

26,978 2,126 3,815 6,091 4,847 4,705 3,855 1,539 38.2

Healthcare support occupations

3,758 104 521 1,019 705 648 571 189 38.7

Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides

2,086 61 261 498 390 381 363 132 41.2

Occupational therapy assistants and aides

29 0 1 9 5 7 8 1 -

Physical therapist assistants and aides

101 0 20 22 13 25 18 2 41.3

Massage therapists

183 2 7 49 43 41 26 16 42.0

Dental assistants

284 6 54 82 65 42 30 5 34.0

Medical assistants

596 13 84 230 113 82 61 13 33.7

Medical transcriptionists

41 0 15 5 3 6 11 1 -

Pharmacy aides

49 1 9 19 6 9 3 2 -

Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers

59 4 23 18 7 3 3 1 26.6

Phlebotomists

124 2 18 36 26 25 17 1 37.6

Miscellaneous healthcare support occupations, including medical equipment preparers

206 16 29 53 35 28 32 14 37.3

Protective service occupations

3,128 96 256 835 707 657 410 166 40.8

First-line supervisors of correctional officers

44 0 2 9 12 12 7 2 -

First-line supervisors of police and detectives

83 0 0 12 26 33 11 1 44.7

First-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers

42 0 0 3 19 14 5 1 -

First-line supervisors of protective service workers, all other

78 0 2 8 21 24 15 8 48.8

Firefighters

318 0 13 100 96 71 30 6 40.6

Fire inspectors

21 1 0 4 4 4 5 3 -

Bailiffs, correctional officers, and jailers

372 2 33 113 81 80 47 16 40.8

Detectives and criminal investigators

164 0 5 27 57 49 23 4 43.5

Fish and game wardens

4 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 -

Parking enforcement workers

4 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 -

Police and sheriff's patrol officers

716 1 44 229 190 175 56 21 39.9

Transit and railroad police

5 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 -

Animal control workers

10 0 0 4 2 1 1 0 -

Private detectives and investigators

97 0 3 28 19 25 16 6 43.8

Security guards and gaming surveillance officers

937 16 114 258 156 146 167 80 40.7

Crossing guards

52 1 3 10 4 5 16 13 53.4

Transportation security screeners

43 0 5 13 11 8 4 2 -

Lifeguards and other recreational, and all other protective service workers

139 75 30 12 6 8 5 3 21.6

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,378 1,379 1,811 1,902 1,189 1,027 791 278 29.9

Chefs and head cooks

474 10 48 132 102 110 59 14 39.9

First-line supervisors of food preparation and serving workers

597 31 101 162 115 93 76 20 35.6

Cooks

2,031 228 322 481 360 313 247 81 35.0

Food preparation workers

1,079 230 242 217 132 124 89 44 28.2

Bartenders

464 12 83 170 97 61 30 10 32.7

Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food

372 96 84 69 46 33 34 11 26.3

Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop

200 105 49 20 12 2 9 3 21.4

Waiters and waitresses

2,038 335 627 494 226 178 136 42 26.6

Food servers, nonrestaurant

191 39 34 38 20 17 30 13 30.1

Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers

338 87 66 43 32 48 40 22 28.5

Dishwashers

264 63 46 45 39 33 28 10 29.8

Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop

322 141 106 29 8 16 13 9 21.5

Food preparation and serving related workers, all other

7 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 -

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,746 205 411 1,065 1,182 1,300 1,158 427 45.0

First-line supervisors of housekeeping and janitorial workers

352 3 7 55 92 102 71 22 46.8

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

285 4 11 50 78 68 55 18 45.5

Janitors and building cleaners

2,265 92 176 378 378 503 535 202 47.5

Maids and housekeeping cleaners

1,475 26 77 235 348 402 293 94 46.0

Pest control workers

96 2 9 24 23 18 16 4 41.4

Grounds maintenance workers

1,273 77 130 323 262 208 188 85 39.8

Personal care and service occupations

5,968 343 816 1,271 1,063 1,072 924 479 40.2

First-line supervisors of gaming workers

211 6 14 54 46 41 29 21 41.8

First-line supervisors of personal service workers

213 2 11 38 49 58 43 12 46.5

Animal trainers

63 2 9 17 10 12 8 4 39.0

Nonfarm animal caretakers

296 31 68 63 46 30 43 17 32.0

Gaming services workers

93 7 7 24 20 12 15 9 39.7

Motion picture projectionists

1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers

38 12 8 3 2 4 3 7 -

Miscellaneous entertainment attendants and related workers

210 46 55 34 20 9 25 22 25.6

Embalmers and funeral attendants

15 0 2 2 2 1 4 5 -

Morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors

26 0 3 2 6 4 7 4 -

Barbers

137 1 12 37 30 29 12 16 40.7

Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists

803 9 91 203 175 160 101 64 40.9

Miscellaneous personal appearance workers

409 6 33 102 104 98 44 22 40.8

Baggage porters, bellhops, and concierges

92 5 14 19 7 17 23 9 45.1

Tour and travel guides

61 5 12 10 12 3 11 7 38.7

Childcare workers

1,193 128 222 223 173 193 174 79 36.3

Personal care aides

1,458 33 155 272 253 299 305 140 45.5

Recreation and fitness workers

440 37 64 111 70 68 58 32 36.3

Residential advisors

30 1 10 5 5 5 2 2 -

Personal care and service workers, all other

178 11 25 54 33 27 18 10 34.8

Sales and office occupations

33,370 1,717 3,836 7,243 6,025 6,331 5,794 2,425 41.6

Sales and related occupations

15,582 1,100 1,885 3,231 2,737 2,889 2,508 1,232 40.8

First-line supervisors of retail sales workers

3,232 36 221 782 695 683 581 232 43.6

First-line supervisors of non-retail sales workers

1,247 5 43 211 269 349 259 111 47.6

Cashiers

3,164 738 735 557 368 319 299 148 27.2

Counter and rental clerks

97 4 12 20 25 14 11 10 38.9

Parts salespersons

142 2 13 38 25 27 26 10 42.9

Retail salespersons

3,105 258 611 647 411 441 456 281 36.3

Advertising sales agents

190 1 14 59 39 39 29 9 39.8

Insurance sales agents

595 2 31 133 131 119 118 61 44.7

Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents

231 2 16 60 51 53 34 13 41.2

Travel agents

82 0 3 7 13 30 17 12 53.4

Sales representatives, services, all other

557 5 47 161 117 121 80 26 41.1

Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing

1,281 17 51 256 279 330 258 90 45.8

Models, demonstrators, and product promoters

62 3 4 11 7 7 8 21 53.9

Real estate brokers and sales agents

1,095 5 38 181 214 255 240 161 49.6

Sales engineers

35 0 2 10 6 8 9 1 -

Telemarketers

49 2 9 16 5 9 4 3 -

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

135 4 9 21 29 24 30 19 47.3

Sales and related workers, all other

284 14 26 60 53 61 47 23 42.9

Office and administrative support occupations

17,789 616 1,951 4,011 3,288 3,443 3,286 1,192 42.2

First-line supervisors of office and administrative support workers

1,306 6 51 286 294 335 264 71 45.6

Switchboard operators, including answering service

21 0 1 5 2 4 8 1 -

Telephone operators

42 3 7 10 10 4 5 3 -

Communications equipment operators, all other

12 0 0 5 1 4 1 0 -

Bill and account collectors

116 1 11 47 18 22 11 5 37.7

Billing and posting clerks

459 4 34 90 110 112 82 27 44.3

Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks

1,015 9 50 123 181 239 285 129 50.9

Gaming cage workers

13 0 0 5 2 2 2 1 -

Payroll and timekeeping clerks

155 0 5 24 35 34 38 17 48.3

Procurement clerks

29 0 3 3 4 12 7 0 -

Tellers

294 10 77 84 45 36 32 10 30.9

Financial clerks, all other

119 0 15 29 32 21 18 5 40.4

Brokerage clerks

3 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 -

Correspondence clerks

5 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 -

Court, municipal, and license clerks

95 0 2 24 13 21 28 6 49.0

Credit authorizers, checkers, and clerks

41 0 1 17 6 9 5 2 -

Customer service representatives

2,552 201 398 679 448 388 332 105 36.0

Eligibility interviewers, government programs

70 0 0 15 24 16 13 2 42.6

File clerks

175 12 18 35 24 41 27 17 44.8

Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks

116 3 35 44 13 12 5 5 29.1

Interviewers, except eligibility and loan

131 5 14 27 27 20 21 17 42.7

Library assistants, clerical

88 4 15 21 8 14 16 11 40.5

Loan interviewers and clerks

116 0 5 37 32 22 13 5 39.9

New accounts clerks

22 0 2 4 7 3 4 1 -

Order clerks

112 5 15 27 21 19 20 5 39.4

Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping

60 1 5 17 14 12 8 3 41.0

Receptionists and information clerks

1,288 72 219 317 207 192 187 94 37.2

Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks

119 1 10 37 23 22 22 3 39.7

Information and record clerks, all other

99 0 9 23 24 17 20 6 42.3

Cargo and freight agents

20 1 1 5 6 3 4 2 -

Couriers and messengers

402 14 50 102 70 76 58 33 40.9

Dispatchers

261 3 23 72 67 51 35 11 40.1

Meter readers, utilities

17 0 4 3 1 4 3 2 -

Postal service clerks

96 0 8 11 17 21 31 8 50.4

Postal service mail carriers

331 0 17 73 69 79 79 14 46.4

Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators

76 0 5 17 5 13 28 9 51.3

Production, planning, and expediting clerks

297 3 14 80 60 63 61 15 43.2

Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks

563 16 57 132 98 125 102 32 42.6

Stock clerks and order fillers

1,512 136 308 364 226 216 191 71 33.4

Weighers, measurers, checkers, and samplers, recordkeeping

66 2 2 10 16 17 15 3 46.8

Secretaries and administrative assistants

2,688 27 155 439 511 632 675 249 48.8

Computer operators

72 3 3 19 13 12 14 8 43.0

Data entry keyers

250 7 27 56 62 42 44 12 41.1

Word processors and typists

57 2 6 13 11 7 14 4 43.1

Desktop publishers

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Insurance claims and policy processing clerks

269 5 20 84 50 51 51 8 40.7

Mail clerks and mail machine operators, except postal service

68 1 10 19 10 13 9 5 38.5

Office clerks, general

1,355 54 174 301 222 237 263 105 42.2

Office machine operators, except computer

32 2 5 8 6 4 6 2 -

Proofreaders and copy markers

7 0 0 1 2 1 2 1 -

Statistical assistants

58 0 7 18 11 13 10 0 40.8

Office and administrative support workers, all other

618 3 53 147 129 128 116 42 43.4

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

14,343 336 1,311 3,320 3,479 2,952 2,342 602 41.6

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,156 75 126 257 247 201 182 69 40.1

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

51 0 2 10 10 8 17 4 49.4

Agricultural inspectors

18 0 0 3 3 3 8 0 -

Animal breeders

10 0 0 1 5 1 2 1 -

Graders and sorters, agricultural products

88 1 11 25 21 15 11 4 38.8

Miscellaneous agricultural workers

866 68 100 192 187 144 126 50 39.2

Fishers and related fishing workers

36 1 4 6 6 10 6 4 -

Hunters and trappers

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Forest and conservation workers

21 0 2 5 3 6 2 3 -

Logging workers

66 3 7 14 12 15 11 4 41.9

Construction and extraction occupations

8,325 171 745 1,967 2,157 1,705 1,258 321 41.3

First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers

682 3 22 126 197 178 121 35 45.0

Boilermakers

24 0 2 5 9 5 3 0 -

Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons

152 1 12 31 35 44 20 9 43.1

Carpenters

1,292 21 104 285 363 256 207 55 41.9

Carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers

170 4 11 49 47 35 17 7 40.3

Cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers

65 1 7 17 19 12 7 2 40.4

Construction laborers

2,051 74 243 484 535 386 265 65 39.5

Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators

22 0 3 7 2 5 5 1 -

Pile-driver operators

1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -

Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators

375 7 29 77 90 86 67 19 43.5

Drywall installers, ceiling tile installers, and tapers

178 4 15 44 50 37 23 5 40.9

Electricians

914 17 95 210 217 192 149 34 41.5

Glaziers

38 0 3 10 8 13 5 0 -

Insulation workers

59 0 7 14 21 9 6 2 39.8

Painters, construction and maintenance

599 8 35 136 166 133 95 25 42.1

Paperhangers

7 0 0 3 2 0 2 0 -

Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters

637 8 49 165 171 114 104 26 41.0

Plasterers and stucco masons

23 0 1 8 6 2 5 0 -

Reinforcing iron and rebar workers

6 1 2 1 2 0 0 1 -

Roofers

222 3 27 82 47 38 19 5 35.7

Sheet metal workers

140 4 8 31 37 35 22 4 42.8

Structural iron and steel workers

66 2 4 19 19 12 8 1 38.9

Solar photovoltaic installers

18 0 4 10 2 1 0 0 -

Helpers, construction trades

50 6 10 16 7 5 5 1 31.5

Construction and building inspectors

105 2 5 12 16 28 32 10 52.1

Elevator installers and repairers

20 0 3 2 5 3 6 0 -

Fence erectors

41 1 5 17 7 8 3 0 -

Hazardous materials removal workers

40 0 3 8 8 9 9 1 -

Highway maintenance workers

113 3 12 23 15 29 24 7 45.8

Rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators

4 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 -

Septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners

8 0 0 1 3 2 1 0 -

Miscellaneous construction and related workers

32 0 8 7 6 5 3 2 -

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

29 0 2 14 8 3 2 0 -

Earth drillers, except oil and gas

22 0 1 8 7 3 2 0 -

Explosives workers, ordnance handling experts, and blasters

8 0 0 3 3 1 1 0 -

Mining machine operators

56 0 4 18 13 9 10 1 40.9

Roof bolters, mining

1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 -

Roustabouts, oil and gas

8 0 1 4 1 1 1 0 -

Helpers--extraction workers

2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 -

Other extraction workers

46 0 5 17 11 6 6 0 -

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,862 90 440 1,096 1,075 1,046 903 212 42.5

First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers

272 0 4 46 67 71 68 16 48.0

Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers

184 2 20 50 33 43 28 7 40.6

Radio and telecommunications equipment installers and repairers

131 3 13 27 30 31 22 5 41.4

Avionics technicians

13 0 1 1 4 3 5 0 -

Electric motor, power tool, and related repairers

16 1 1 3 2 2 5 1 -

Electrical and electronics installers and repairers, transportation equipment

7 0 0 1 2 1 3 0 -

Electrical and electronics repairers, industrial and utility

17 0 0 6 2 6 3 0 -

Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles

9 0 0 3 0 3 1 1 -

Electronic home entertainment equipment installers and repairers

32 1 3 12 8 5 3 1 -

Security and fire alarm systems installers

58 1 6 12 17 15 7 1 41.3

Aircraft mechanics and service technicians

152 1 11 25 32 41 32 10 48.1

Automotive body and related repairers

125 1 7 31 30 27 25 5 43.3

Automotive glass installers and repairers

21 1 4 4 4 5 2 1 -

Automotive service technicians and mechanics

880 22 120 223 184 176 133 22 39.5

Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists

347 5 42 83 79 65 62 11 41.1

Heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics

211 2 21 50 38 46 46 8 44.0

Small engine mechanics

45 3 4 10 11 5 8 5 -

Miscellaneous vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers

73 6 14 18 14 10 11 1 32.9

Control and valve installers and repairers

22 0 1 4 7 4 5 1 -

Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers

466 13 44 121 104 97 68 19 40.9

Home appliance repairers

51 1 3 11 8 16 7 5 44.5

Industrial and refractory machinery mechanics

408 4 24 71 100 95 99 14 45.3

Maintenance and repair workers, general

579 8 32 102 123 141 134 40 46.9

Maintenance workers, machinery

21 0 0 6 4 5 4 2 -

Millwrights

52 0 3 9 13 11 12 3 45.4

Electrical power-line installers and repairers

133 1 18 40 39 23 13 1 38.0

Telecommunications line installers and repairers

184 5 12 53 52 43 16 2 38.7

Precision instrument and equipment repairers

69 1 5 9 12 12 20 9 49.6

Wind turbine service technicians

2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 -

Coin, vending, and amusement machine servicers and repairers

28 0 3 3 7 3 8 3 -

Commercial divers

2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 -

Locksmiths and safe repairers

32 0 0 11 6 5 7 2 -

Manufactured building and mobile home installers

5 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 -

Riggers

12 0 0 5 3 1 1 0 -

Signal and track switch repairers

7 0 0 2 2 1 2 0 -

Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers

19 3 4 4 4 1 1 2 -

Other installation, maintenance, and repair workers

179 5 21 36 34 30 41 13 43.9

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

18,628 543 1,808 4,027 3,644 3,950 3,542 1,115 43.0

Production occupations

8,565 170 775 1,897 1,778 1,841 1,705 399 43.0

First-line supervisors of production and operating workers

844 1 20 173 209 227 186 28 46.0

Aircraft structure, surfaces, rigging, and systems assemblers

8 0 0 3 0 2 1 2 -

Electrical, electronics, and electromechanical assemblers

101 3 9 19 19 24 22 4 44.0

Engine and other machine assemblers

9 0 1 3 2 2 2 0 -

Structural metal fabricators and fitters

25 1 3 9 7 2 3 0 -

Miscellaneous assemblers and fabricators

1,001 30 120 240 201 190 181 39 40.6

Bakers

228 7 22 53 46 42 46 12 41.6

Butchers and other meat, poultry, and fish processing workers

297 5 32 62 70 68 43 16 41.8

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

17 0 0 4 3 4 3 2 -

Food batchmakers

82 3 5 23 14 19 13 5 41.6

Food cooking machine operators and tenders

3 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 -

Food processing workers, all other

147 2 16 31 40 28 26 4 41.6

Computer control programmers and operators

108 2 13 36 21 19 14 3 36.3

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

13 0 0 3 3 4 1 0 -

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

7 0 0 0 3 1 2 0 -

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

13 0 1 0 4 4 3 2 -

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

70 0 6 15 16 13 16 4 44.1

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

6 0 1 1 3 1 1 0 -

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

44 2 1 9 8 10 9 3 -

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

6 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 -

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

5 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 -

Machinists

375 7 38 70 61 74 108 16 47.2

Metal furnace operators, tenders, pourers, and casters

23 0 2 4 2 11 3 0 -

Model makers and patternmakers, metal and plastic

5 0 0 1 1 1 2 0 -

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

45 1 6 8 4 15 10 1 -

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

2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 -

Tool and die makers

55 2 3 11 7 15 14 4 48.4

Welding, soldering, and brazing workers

592 16 67 164 127 114 91 13 39.3

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

4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 -

Layout workers, metal and plastic

10 0 2 2 2 1 3 0 -

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

13 0 1 3 1 4 3 0 -

Tool grinders, filers, and sharpeners

1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 -

Metal workers and plastic workers, all other

392 3 36 85 88 82 79 17 43.3

Prepress technicians and workers

27 0 7 7 2 6 5 0 -

Printing press operators

133 2 15 27 22 38 23 6 43.7

Print binding and finishing workers

14 0 1 3 1 3 5 1 -

Laundry and dry-cleaning workers

134 4 5 21 32 31 36 6 46.6

Pressers, textile, garment, and related materials

28 0 2 7 11 5 2 1 -

Sewing machine operators

179 2 15 14 37 52 44 15 49.0

Shoe and leather workers and repairers

7 0 0 0 0 2 2 3 -

Shoe machine operators and tenders

5 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 -

Tailors, dressmakers, and sewers

86 0 0 11 16 14 25 21 53.9

Textile bleaching and dyeing machine operators and tenders

2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -

Textile cutting machine setters, operators, and tenders

4 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 -

Textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders

9 1 0 0 2 2 3 1 -

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

10 0 0 2 2 3 4 0 -

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

1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -

Fabric and apparel patternmakers

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Upholsterers

30 1 2 2 5 14 6 1 -

Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers, all other

13 0 4 2 0 2 3 1 -

Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters

65 1 3 12 12 17 14 5 46.5

Furniture finishers

18 1 2 1 5 4 3 2 -

Model makers and patternmakers, wood

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Sawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, wood

33 1 6 9 6 5 5 2 -

Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing

12 0 2 2 3 3 2 0 -

Woodworkers, all other

23 0 1 3 6 3 5 4 -

Power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers

43 0 1 8 11 11 9 2 -

Stationary engineers and boiler operators

52 0 0 11 5 13 18 6 53.3

Water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators

110 0 5 25 20 26 29 5 46.5

Miscellaneous plant and system operators

51 0 3 11 12 15 7 2 43.1

Chemical processing machine setters, operators, and tenders

73 0 5 25 14 12 16 2 41.6

Crushing, grinding, polishing, mixing, and blending workers

90 1 11 26 13 14 18 7 41.2

Cutting workers

60 4 5 14 15 10 9 4 40.0

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

27 1 4 7 2 9 2 1 -

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

17 0 2 1 3 4 7 0 -

Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers

802 13 69 171 168 171 165 44 43.5

Jewelers and precious stone and metal workers

40 1 2 2 11 7 11 7 -

Medical, dental, and ophthalmic laboratory technicians

91 2 8 22 18 18 16 6 42.6

Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders

262 9 26 61 47 56 54 8 41.4

Painting workers

171 3 15 52 37 28 30 5 40.9

Photographic process workers and processing machine operators

13 0 2 3 2 3 3 1 -

Semiconductor processors

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Adhesive bonding machine operators and tenders

10 1 1 1 2 2 3 0 -

Cleaning, washing, and metal pickling equipment operators and tenders

2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 -

Cooling and freezing equipment operators and tenders

2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Etchers and engravers

8 0 2 0 0 1 3 2 -

Molders, shapers, and casters, except metal and plastic

31 0 3 7 11 5 5 1 -

Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders

24 1 3 3 8 4 2 3 -

Tire builders

8 0 1 3 2 1 1 0 -

Helpers--production workers

54 5 11 12 9 8 7 2 32.8

Production workers, all other

1,141 24 123 266 233 236 208 50 41.8

Transportation and material moving occupations

10,063 373 1,033 2,129 1,866 2,109 1,837 716 42.9

Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers

206 0 12 59 45 52 33 5 42.8

Aircraft pilots and flight engineers

141 0 3 19 32 41 38 10 48.8

Air traffic controllers and airfield operations specialists

43 0 0 14 11 12 6 0 -

Flight attendants

110 0 5 27 15 27 28 9 49.4

Ambulance drivers and attendants, except emergency medical technicians

15 0 0 4 0 7 3 1 -

Bus drivers

546 0 2 62 92 130 154 104 53.7

Driver/sales workers and truck drivers

3,608 45 256 652 724 860 792 279 46.4

Taxi drivers and chauffeurs

790 5 50 167 149 158 159 102 46.3

Motor vehicle operators, all other

66 1 6 8 6 8 12 26 58.6

Locomotive engineers and operators

42 0 0 7 14 17 4 0 -

Railroad brake, signal, and switch operators

2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 -

Railroad conductors and yardmasters

52 2 1 12 16 16 2 2 39.9

Subway, streetcar, and other rail transportation workers

9 0 0 3 1 1 3 1 -

Sailors and marine oilers

19 2 4 7 2 2 2 0 -

Ship and boat captains and operators

45 0 3 9 12 14 5 2 -

Ship engineers

5 0 0 2 0 3 0 1 -

Bridge and lock tenders

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Parking lot attendants

83 6 28 20 6 9 7 8 28.2

Automotive and watercraft service attendants

88 15 15 26 11 9 9 3 30.2

Transportation inspectors

42 1 2 11 7 10 8 2 -

Transportation attendants, except flight attendants

43 1 3 7 5 11 11 6 -

Other transportation workers

38 0 2 12 7 10 4 3 -

Conveyor operators and tenders

2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 -

Crane and tower operators

63 1 6 12 13 15 14 3 44.6

Dredge, excavating, and loading machine operators

28 0 2 7 6 3 5 4 -

Hoist and winch operators

9 1 2 3 1 1 1 0 -

Industrial truck and tractor operators

571 12 76 132 128 121 84 18 39.8

Cleaners of vehicles and equipment

344 43 58 84 52 54 35 17 33.0

Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand

2,235 180 377 569 376 359 305 70 35.0

Machine feeders and offbearers

24 2 4 4 4 3 7 0 -

Packers and packagers, hand

628 52 90 143 105 121 83 34 37.8

Pumping station operators

16 0 2 3 4 5 2 0 -

Refuse and recyclable material collectors

99 4 14 29 14 21 14 5 38.0

Mine shuttle car operators

2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 -

Tank car, truck, and ship loaders

6 0 2 1 1 0 1 0 -

Material moving workers, all other

41 0 8 11 6 8 6 2 -

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: January 22, 2020