HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
11b. Employed persons by detailed occupation and age

[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation 2016
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

151,436 4,965 14,027 33,722 31,562 32,720 25,524 8,916 42.2

Management, professional, and related occupations

59,438 396 3,118 13,561 13,926 13,818 10,689 3,931 44.0

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

24,941 87 938 4,931 5,772 6,424 4,929 1,860 46.0

Management occupations

17,418 64 532 3,031 4,097 4,758 3,539 1,395 46.9

Chief executives

1,649 2 11 120 309 560 449 198 52.2

General and operations managers

949 2 34 231 261 245 141 35 43.2

Legislators

20 0 0 2 7 3 2 6 -

Advertising and promotions managers

67 0 2 27 12 18 2 4 37.2

Marketing and sales managers

1,066 7 52 261 283 263 166 35 42.5

Public relations and fundraising managers

62 0 2 19 17 16 8 1 42.8

Administrative services managers

181 1 6 29 29 63 44 9 49.0

Computer and information systems managers

597 1 9 95 178 202 95 18 45.5

Financial managers

1,197 2 31 251 340 321 196 57 44.4

Compensation and benefits managers

20 0 0 5 6 5 4 0 -

Human resources managers

287 0 6 44 97 84 44 11 44.6

Training and development managers

58 1 2 10 14 18 11 0 45.4

Industrial production managers

275 0 6 44 66 85 63 11 48.4

Purchasing managers

203 0 8 29 45 50 56 14 48.1

Transportation, storage, and distribution managers

299 1 15 60 78 80 51 13 43.7

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers

1,042 8 25 122 139 192 264 293 55.6

Construction managers

812 4 14 140 177 237 188 54 48.5

Education administrators

954 5 24 134 260 280 176 76 46.2

Architectural and engineering managers

136 0 0 16 39 39 34 7 48.9

Food service managers

1,157 20 140 303 228 254 165 47 40.2

Funeral service managers

15 0 0 3 4 2 4 2 -

Gaming managers

16 0 1 5 4 3 2 1 -

Lodging managers

166 2 9 35 42 39 28 11 43.6

Medical and health services managers

593 0 11 102 148 165 132 35 47.3

Natural sciences managers

14 0 2 4 4 1 4 0 -

Postmasters and mail superintendents

25 0 1 0 3 10 10 1 -

Property, real estate, and community association managers

709 1 11 114 141 173 164 106 49.8

Social and community service managers

421 0 20 96 92 93 87 32 44.7

Emergency management directors

10 0 0 1 2 4 3 0 -

Managers, all other

4,420 7 91 728 1,073 1,254 947 320 47.5

Business and financial operations occupations

7,523 22 406 1,900 1,675 1,666 1,389 465 43.7

Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes

38 0 3 12 8 6 3 5 -

Buyers and purchasing agents, farm products

11 1 1 2 1 1 5 1 -

Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products

207 4 18 43 33 44 49 17 46.0

Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products

272 1 13 63 57 65 59 13 45.5

Claims adjusters, appraisers, examiners, and investigators

349 0 15 88 87 83 63 14 43.6

Compliance officers

270 0 10 50 72 58 65 14 45.7

Cost estimators

113 0 5 25 20 26 29 9 46.5

Human resources workers

693 4 34 210 180 135 105 25 40.9

Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists

77 0 3 19 19 21 15 1 43.3

Training and development specialists

156 1 10 35 33 38 30 8 45.8

Logisticians

115 0 10 38 21 22 22 2 41.0

Management analysts

902 1 37 207 202 199 171 86 45.3

Meeting, convention, and event planners

162 1 21 50 33 23 25 8 37.9

Fundraisers

86 1 9 21 17 19 15 5 43.4

Market research analysts and marketing specialists

302 2 31 112 64 47 37 9 37.0

Business operations specialists, all other

290 3 20 54 63 72 59 20 45.7

Accountants and auditors

1,777 1 87 430 356 433 343 126 45.2

Appraisers and assessors of real estate

73 0 1 6 16 20 22 7 50.4

Budget analysts

53 0 1 8 12 17 12 2 49.1

Credit analysts

27 0 2 6 12 4 4 0 -

Financial analysts

307 0 22 126 69 49 32 10 37.5

Personal financial advisors

513 0 20 129 129 106 92 37 43.3

Insurance underwriters

104 0 4 28 22 27 20 3 44.0

Financial examiners

14 0 1 2 2 4 3 1 -

Credit counselors and loan officers

367 2 19 89 97 91 54 16 42.6

Tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents

68 0 1 16 11 20 18 3 49.8

Tax preparers

108 0 5 16 19 23 27 19 51.4

Financial specialists, all other

68 0 2 16 22 13 11 4 42.3

Professional and related occupations

34,498 309 2,180 8,630 8,154 7,394 5,760 2,071 42.6

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,601 29 279 1,332 1,250 995 592 123 40.6

Computer and information research scientists

20 0 1 4 7 6 2 0 -

Computer systems analysts

526 1 30 138 137 129 79 12 42.4

Information security analysts

89 0 7 15 25 24 17 1 43.3

Computer programmers

466 3 26 109 124 119 66 19 42.4

Software developers, applications and systems software

1,483 6 79 490 404 302 168 35 39.6

Web developers

205 2 16 77 64 30 14 3 37.3

Computer support specialists

570 8 44 163 143 110 84 18 40.1

Database administrators

90 0 5 23 20 19 20 2 43.8

Network and computer systems administrators

218 0 10 52 68 61 22 5 41.4

Computer network architects

115 0 5 31 42 26 9 3 40.5

Computer occupations, all other

596 10 41 157 165 125 82 16 40.9

Actuaries

14 0 0 7 1 4 0 1 -

Mathematicians

4 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 -

Operations research analysts

129 0 5 30 39 30 19 6 43.7

Statisticians

74 0 10 33 10 9 9 2 35.2

Miscellaneous mathematical science occupations

2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -

Architecture and engineering occupations

3,106 17 186 768 681 702 580 172 43.5

Architects, except naval

246 1 9 66 45 67 35 24 44.1

Surveyors, cartographers, and photogrammetrists

34 0 2 9 9 6 7 2 -

Aerospace engineers

130 1 3 31 27 28 33 7 45.9

Agricultural engineers

2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 -

Biomedical engineers

13 0 2 6 3 0 1 2 -

Chemical engineers

79 0 7 19 15 17 17 3 41.7

Civil engineers

425 2 30 114 89 92 77 21 42.5

Computer hardware engineers

69 0 4 17 19 18 8 2 41.0

Electrical and electronics engineers

293 1 16 68 67 63 65 13 44.8

Environmental engineers

33 1 1 5 13 6 7 1 -

Industrial engineers, including health and safety

220 0 13 64 42 48 44 9 42.7

Marine engineers and naval architects

13 0 1 3 4 3 3 0 -

Materials engineers

31 0 0 5 8 6 8 3 -

Mechanical engineers

350 1 24 93 82 70 60 19 42.1

Mining and geological engineers, including mining safety engineers

9 0 0 3 3 1 2 0 -

Nuclear engineers

7 0 1 1 3 0 1 1 -

Petroleum engineers

36 0 2 15 7 5 6 2 -

Engineers, all other

539 1 24 131 125 141 87 31 43.9

Drafters

109 2 9 23 23 28 22 3 43.8

Engineering technicians, except drafters

385 6 29 75 87 89 78 20 45.0

Surveying and mapping technicians

83 2 9 22 11 13 18 8 41.4

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,367 6 103 381 292 273 209 103 42.0

Agricultural and food scientists

35 0 6 9 4 7 5 4 -

Biological scientists

96 0 5 27 30 13 15 5 41.0

Conservation scientists and foresters

31 0 1 8 5 8 7 2 -

Medical scientists

154 0 17 46 37 30 13 10 39.9

Life scientists, all other

3 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 -

Astronomers and physicists

19 0 2 8 2 1 6 1 -

Atmospheric and space scientists

6 0 0 1 1 3 1 0 -

Chemists and materials scientists

95 0 4 33 20 15 16 8 42.1

Environmental scientists and geoscientists

89 0 2 27 15 18 18 8 46.8

Physical scientists, all other

261 0 10 84 58 60 34 14 41.5

Economists

26 1 0 8 10 3 4 0 -

Survey researchers

3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 -

Psychologists

161 0 2 33 33 31 32 31 48.3

Sociologists

3 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 -

Urban and regional planners

38 0 0 6 14 11 6 1 -

Miscellaneous social scientists and related workers

39 0 3 16 5 7 3 5 -

Agricultural and food science technicians

35 0 6 6 7 8 7 1 -

Biological technicians

17 0 3 5 4 3 1 0 -

Chemical technicians

76 1 9 13 16 17 17 3 42.9

Geological and petroleum technicians

18 1 0 6 2 5 4 0 -

Nuclear technicians

5 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 -

Social science research assistants

2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 -

Miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technicians

155 3 32 40 25 25 20 9 35.7

Community and social service occupations

2,612 19 153 614 583 548 488 207 43.9

Counselors

869 10 77 251 183 171 136 42 40.6

Social workers

781 3 31 199 194 171 137 46 43.1

Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists

102 0 3 19 34 27 14 6 43.6

Social and human service assistants

184 2 14 46 41 42 26 12 42.1

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

89 1 7 24 22 13 17 6 41.6

Clergy

436 0 8 50 81 100 120 77 52.1

Directors, religious activities and education

78 1 8 12 16 11 22 9 47.3

Religious workers, all other

73 1 6 13 12 14 17 10 48.9

Legal occupations

1,808 3 35 404 436 395 332 201 45.6

Lawyers

1,133 0 0 272 288 237 197 140 45.5

Judicial law clerks

15 0 1 9 3 0 1 0 -

Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers

59 0 0 4 7 16 17 15 56.1

Paralegals and legal assistants

433 3 30 96 101 101 72 30 43.4

Miscellaneous legal support workers

168 0 3 23 37 42 46 16 49.6

Education, training, and library occupations

8,948 111 651 2,012 2,159 1,935 1,523 557 42.9

Postsecondary teachers

1,420 13 108 334 292 251 269 152 44.2

Preschool and kindergarten teachers

692 6 68 206 164 140 92 17 39.2

Elementary and middle school teachers

3,186 8 151 729 903 737 506 152 42.9

Secondary school teachers

1,078 4 47 265 274 265 173 49 43.0

Special education teachers

353 1 18 83 95 80 62 14 42.7

Other teachers and instructors

868 51 126 163 164 134 151 78 41.0

Archivists, curators, and museum technicians

43 1 2 10 10 4 8 7 -

Librarians

190 1 6 35 29 46 46 27 50.7

Library technicians

37 2 6 6 8 5 6 2 -

Teacher assistants

950 23 108 158 192 243 184 42 43.6

Other education, training, and library workers

132 3 11 23 27 28 24 16 45.4

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,097 88 285 801 655 578 458 232 40.9

Artists and related workers

232 3 9 46 43 47 48 36 47.9

Designers

878 5 80 250 179 188 121 55 41.0

Actors

47 1 4 17 8 7 3 7 -

Producers and directors

173 1 8 56 44 30 26 7 40.4

Athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers

312 51 58 68 43 40 34 18 31.9

Dancers and choreographers

17 0 7 5 4 1 0 0 -

Musicians, singers, and related workers

192 3 13 51 44 19 36 24 42.6

Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers, all other

49 3 8 10 10 9 7 1 -

Announcers

59 2 5 15 14 11 8 5 40.5

News analysts, reporters and correspondents

73 0 8 20 11 18 12 3 40.8

Public relations specialists

121 1 13 32 34 21 17 2 38.9

Editors

167 1 15 42 35 38 28 7 42.2

Technical writers

61 0 2 11 12 13 16 7 48.7

Writers and authors

229 2 15 48 45 58 29 32 45.0

Miscellaneous media and communication workers

116 1 7 31 32 19 17 9 41.1

Broadcast and sound engineering technicians and radio operators

111 3 9 34 30 18 15 2 39.1

Photographers

205 8 17 44 51 36 35 13 41.8

Television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors

54 2 6 20 15 4 4 3 35.2

Media and communication equipment workers, all other

1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 -

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

8,960 36 487 2,317 2,097 1,967 1,578 475 42.9

Chiropractors

51 0 1 9 11 15 11 5 48.5

Dentists

163 0 1 41 31 33 42 15 46.9

Dietitians and nutritionists

120 0 8 34 29 22 20 7 41.1

Optometrists

36 0 1 12 6 11 4 3 -

Pharmacists

306 0 14 101 71 49 50 19 40.8

Physicians and surgeons

1,061 1 2 240 263 247 205 103 46.0

Physician assistants

92 0 2 35 28 15 9 3 38.9

Podiatrists

12 0 0 0 3 4 4 1 -

Audiologists

15 0 0 4 3 5 2 1 -

Occupational therapists

118 0 5 37 31 29 12 4 39.8

Physical therapists

290 0 5 90 75 70 38 11 41.8

Radiation therapists

13 0 0 7 2 2 3 0 -

Recreational therapists

11 0 0 2 4 2 3 0 -

Respiratory therapists

84 0 1 24 20 22 13 3 42.9

Speech-language pathologists

162 0 7 45 50 27 27 5 42.1

Exercise physiologists

2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 -

Therapists, all other

205 2 20 62 48 36 23 15 39.1

Veterinarians

101 0 1 26 26 22 19 7 44.2

Registered nurses

3,102 4 140 766 711 709 621 150 44.0

Nurse anesthetists

23 0 0 8 8 4 2 1 -

Nurse midwives

6 0 0 1 0 3 2 0 -

Nurse practitioners

176 0 1 35 51 39 38 12 45.2

Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other

32 0 0 5 7 10 5 5 -

Clinical laboratory technologists and technicians

361 3 37 87 81 73 59 22 41.8

Dental hygienists

169 1 9 44 40 42 28 5 42.8

Diagnostic related technologists and technicians

311 1 16 73 69 87 54 11 43.8

Emergency medical technicians and paramedics

194 1 32 75 40 34 10 2 33.0

Health practitioner support technologists and technicians

610 12 94 201 130 95 64 13 35.2

Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses

653 9 56 150 153 149 110 25 42.3

Medical records and health information technicians

184 1 6 31 38 53 49 7 47.9

Opticians, dispensing

55 0 3 13 7 14 12 6 48.2

Miscellaneous health technologists and technicians

130 0 13 32 34 26 18 6 40.6

Other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

114 1 12 25 28 19 21 7 42.5

Service occupations

26,811 2,070 4,007 6,077 4,889 4,821 3,655 1,292 37.7

Healthcare support occupations

3,554 82 504 975 681 665 500 146 38.5

Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides

2,058 46 285 519 373 408 330 97 40.0

Occupational therapy assistants and aides

20 0 5 3 5 5 2 0 -

Physical therapist assistants and aides

70 1 14 22 14 12 6 1 35.4

Massage therapists

170 0 9 41 37 38 36 9 45.6

Dental assistants

294 9 44 90 69 45 30 7 35.6

Medical assistants

570 3 86 203 124 91 50 13 35.5

Medical transcriptionists

39 0 5 5 4 9 10 6 -

Pharmacy aides

36 1 10 8 2 3 7 4 -

Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers

39 4 10 14 4 4 2 1 -

Phlebotomists

101 2 13 31 20 24 10 3 37.5

Miscellaneous healthcare support occupations, including medical equipment preparers

156 16 22 38 29 27 18 6 35.4

Protective service occupations

3,117 114 292 773 689 676 410 163 40.3

First-line supervisors of correctional officers

61 0 2 8 17 24 9 0 45.8

First-line supervisors of police and detectives

114 0 0 11 34 46 21 3 47.7

First-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers

44 0 0 3 10 17 13 1 -

First-line supervisors of protective service workers, all other

88 0 5 17 13 24 22 7 47.5

Firefighters

252 0 12 90 74 48 24 5 38.8

Fire inspectors

27 1 4 2 6 9 4 1 -

Bailiffs, correctional officers, and jailers

383 3 43 114 81 93 37 12 38.7

Detectives and criminal investigators

130 0 4 25 40 40 20 1 43.3

Fish and game wardens

9 0 0 2 4 2 1 1 -

Parking enforcement workers

8 1 0 3 1 2 1 0 -

Police and sheriff's patrol officers

708 1 42 196 230 159 60 19 39.7

Transit and railroad police

2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -

Animal control workers

9 0 2 2 1 2 1 0 -

Private detectives and investigators

94 0 4 16 22 19 18 13 48.6

Security guards and gaming surveillance officers

923 18 139 241 139 159 149 78 39.7

Crossing guards

72 2 5 12 9 10 18 16 49.9

Transportation security screeners

44 0 2 13 4 14 10 2 -

Lifeguards and other recreational, and all other protective service workers

149 88 29 15 4 8 1 4 21.3

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,542 1,347 1,936 2,015 1,221 1,050 743 229 29.6

Chefs and head cooks

460 6 53 141 108 88 55 10 38.7

First-line supervisors of food preparation and serving workers

543 25 89 147 97 98 72 14 36.5

Cooks

2,179 254 359 527 409 331 231 68 34.2

Food preparation workers

1,000 187 252 183 123 127 89 39 28.8

Bartenders

454 4 85 190 80 57 31 9 31.5

Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food

420 92 116 82 38 42 38 11 25.7

Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop

214 108 47 20 9 16 8 5 21.6

Waiters and waitresses

2,085 326 672 538 242 174 104 30 26.2

Food servers, nonrestaurant

213 43 37 44 15 28 35 11 29.9

Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers

331 87 67 51 37 37 37 15 27.2

Dishwashers

319 58 72 58 46 42 32 11 29.7

Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop

319 156 86 34 17 11 11 5 21.5

Food preparation and serving related workers, all other

3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 -

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,804 202 485 1,069 1,248 1,306 1,144 351 44.0

First-line supervisors of housekeeping and janitorial workers

323 1 12 47 78 88 80 17 48.8

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

231 0 17 62 63 45 36 8 41.1

Janitors and building cleaners

2,276 86 176 379 402 498 555 180 46.9

Maids and housekeeping cleaners

1,485 35 98 239 372 387 278 75 44.4

Pest control workers

79 3 7 16 19 16 14 4 42.6

Grounds maintenance workers

1,411 77 176 327 315 272 180 65 39.0

Personal care and service occupations

5,795 325 789 1,245 1,050 1,124 858 403 40.0

First-line supervisors of gaming workers

206 4 17 46 47 53 25 15 41.7

First-line supervisors of personal service workers

191 0 6 45 53 50 25 11 43.4

Animal trainers

61 1 7 11 13 14 13 1 42.1

Nonfarm animal caretakers

233 24 49 57 32 36 26 9 31.6

Gaming services workers

92 2 8 20 19 24 14 6 42.5

Motion picture projectionists

6 0 0 2 2 2 0 0 -

Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers

40 14 9 5 1 1 4 5 -

Miscellaneous entertainment attendants and related workers

199 47 50 32 11 16 27 16 25.8

Embalmers and funeral attendants

12 0 0 1 2 3 3 3 -

Morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors

40 0 2 6 8 10 6 8 -

Barbers

126 1 9 32 39 21 14 10 41.0

Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists

806 10 74 220 169 178 93 62 40.5

Miscellaneous personal appearance workers

364 4 31 84 96 91 51 6 41.6

Baggage porters, bellhops, and concierges

66 4 12 13 10 15 9 4 37.8

Tour and travel guides

53 4 10 7 7 7 7 9 41.7

Childcare workers

1,280 129 230 275 189 215 178 63 36.3

Personal care aides

1,396 33 164 255 231 294 286 133 45.3

Recreation and fitness workers

440 34 67 91 90 75 56 27 38.0

Residential advisors

42 5 16 9 7 2 4 1 -

Personal care and service workers, all other

142 8 29 34 25 17 15 14 35.9

Sales and office occupations

33,539 1,682 4,052 7,159 5,907 6,748 5,754 2,237 41.5

Sales and related occupations

15,848 1,130 2,079 3,321 2,793 2,926 2,434 1,165 39.9

First-line supervisors of retail sales workers

3,282 33 254 815 720 723 540 197 42.6

First-line supervisors of non-retail sales workers

1,180 3 40 201 251 316 280 89 47.6

Cashiers

3,260 738 799 617 335 344 281 146 26.8

Counter and rental clerks

105 9 13 33 16 17 10 7 35.6

Parts salespersons

117 7 12 31 15 24 21 8 41.4

Retail salespersons

3,312 290 675 650 485 482 461 269 36.1

Advertising sales agents

222 4 21 59 44 48 34 12 40.9

Insurance sales agents

630 5 38 135 138 140 108 66 44.5

Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents

263 1 15 70 66 59 36 15 41.6

Travel agents

83 0 6 10 15 18 21 13 50.2

Sales representatives, services, all other

512 6 45 142 122 101 65 31 40.1

Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing

1,308 11 65 300 276 320 263 73 44.9

Models, demonstrators, and product promoters

59 4 7 15 7 4 12 10 39.7

Real estate brokers and sales agents

977 4 30 134 198 222 209 179 50.7

Sales engineers

43 0 1 7 11 14 8 2 -

Telemarketers

61 3 9 20 9 11 6 3 35.4

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

160 5 16 25 36 33 26 19 44.7

Sales and related workers, all other

274 8 33 58 50 49 53 24 42.3

Office and administrative support occupations

17,691 552 1,973 3,838 3,114 3,822 3,321 1,071 42.8

First-line supervisors of office and administrative support workers

1,352 2 48 285 300 370 283 64 45.9

Switchboard operators, including answering service

25 0 5 7 5 3 1 4 -

Telephone operators

41 1 9 6 4 10 8 3 -

Communications equipment operators, all other

5 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 -

Bill and account collectors

152 1 10 43 41 30 21 6 41.0

Billing and posting clerks

452 2 23 96 93 129 95 14 45.9

Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks

1,137 4 62 173 211 279 275 133 49.4

Gaming cage workers

12 1 1 5 2 2 1 1 -

Payroll and timekeeping clerks

129 0 3 26 31 33 29 7 46.3

Procurement clerks

27 0 3 3 7 5 9 0 -

Tellers

342 15 91 97 43 45 41 10 31.0

Financial clerks, all other

69 1 5 19 15 16 11 2 41.6

Brokerage clerks

3 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 -

Correspondence clerks

7 0 1 1 2 0 3 0 -

Court, municipal, and license clerks

80 0 1 14 18 24 18 4 48.7

Credit authorizers, checkers, and clerks

44 1 5 10 11 10 6 1 -

Customer service representatives

2,388 152 367 637 406 418 299 108 36.5

Eligibility interviewers, government programs

77 1 1 18 16 20 17 2 44.0

File clerks

183 13 27 43 32 23 36 9 37.9

Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks

138 9 30 43 21 14 14 6 31.0

Interviewers, except eligibility and loan

152 2 20 31 29 33 25 10 42.2

Library assistants, clerical

87 5 12 10 16 18 19 8 45.5

Loan interviewers and clerks

132 0 5 37 32 28 25 5 41.2

New accounts clerks

24 0 3 10 6 3 2 0 -

Order clerks

105 5 16 23 14 25 19 3 39.4

Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping

42 0 5 10 8 11 7 0 -

Receptionists and information clerks

1,331 64 260 316 200 191 203 97 36.6

Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks

144 3 18 36 24 36 23 5 40.9

Information and record clerks, all other

118 1 14 23 21 28 20 10 43.5

Cargo and freight agents

27 0 3 4 5 10 4 0 -

Couriers and messengers

227 6 18 40 42 55 45 21 46.1

Dispatchers

292 3 26 84 67 69 37 7 40.1

Meter readers, utilities

31 0 3 5 4 11 7 2 -

Postal service clerks

121 0 4 14 15 35 46 7 52.5

Postal service mail carriers

320 0 13 61 52 103 78 13 48.7

Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators

60 0 5 8 10 19 14 3 49.8

Production, planning, and expediting clerks

245 3 15 64 56 68 33 6 41.9

Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks

546 24 72 141 81 111 99 19 39.9

Stock clerks and order fillers

1,530 135 317 344 206 238 225 66 34.2

Weighers, measurers, checkers, and samplers, recordkeeping

51 0 4 10 7 15 12 1 47.2

Secretaries and administrative assistants

2,744 25 143 443 496 696 695 246 49.2

Computer operators

91 1 7 18 15 28 19 3 47.1

Data entry keyers

272 9 42 71 50 50 39 10 38.4

Word processors and typists

82 1 7 11 19 23 17 5 46.8

Desktop publishers

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Insurance claims and policy processing clerks

273 2 17 84 46 55 55 14 42.6

Mail clerks and mail machine operators, except postal service

77 3 9 15 14 14 18 5 43.9

Office clerks, general

1,295 48 167 258 197 271 259 95 43.4

Office machine operators, except computer

35 2 9 6 4 8 5 1 -

Proofreaders and copy markers

12 0 2 3 2 1 3 2 -

Statistical assistants

9 0 0 3 0 1 3 1 -

Office and administrative support workers, all other

551 3 45 127 115 135 97 29 43.8

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,904 317 1,162 3,245 3,294 3,194 2,177 515 41.8

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,096 77 112 257 225 229 139 57 39.8

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

48 0 2 6 16 14 6 4 -

Agricultural inspectors

19 0 0 1 3 8 4 3 -

Animal breeders

7 0 2 2 3 1 0 0 -

Graders and sorters, agricultural products

85 2 7 23 17 18 17 3 43.6

Miscellaneous agricultural workers

818 73 92 202 167 159 87 39 38.0

Fishers and related fishing workers

29 2 1 8 5 5 8 0 -

Hunters and trappers

1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 -

Forest and conservation workers

21 0 3 4 2 5 5 2 -

Logging workers

68 1 6 12 11 19 13 6 45.8

Construction and extraction occupations

7,929 151 665 1,889 1,984 1,773 1,201 266 41.4

First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers

680 1 20 135 186 184 129 23 44.7

Boilermakers

23 0 1 3 8 7 2 0 -

Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons

160 2 12 39 47 38 18 3 40.6

Carpenters

1,359 20 94 312 359 313 211 51 42.4

Carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers

168 2 14 50 45 37 14 5 39.1

Cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers

56 0 8 9 14 15 8 2 44.2

Construction laborers

1,801 57 200 492 419 366 220 48 38.8

Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators

13 0 1 1 5 2 2 1 -

Pile-driver operators

2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 -

Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators

351 6 26 62 83 85 71 18 44.2

Drywall installers, ceiling tile installers, and tapers

180 4 16 37 61 30 25 7 41.1

Electricians

774 15 62 179 189 172 133 23 42.2

Glaziers

54 0 7 11 13 10 13 1 43.6

Insulation workers

50 1 4 18 9 13 5 0 36.8

Painters, construction and maintenance

612 10 53 142 157 140 94 16 41.2

Paperhangers

4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 -

Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters

583 5 43 141 121 145 100 29 43.6

Plasterers and stucco masons

34 1 2 7 9 8 4 2 -

Reinforcing iron and rebar workers

12 1 2 3 2 3 1 0 -

Roofers

230 8 31 59 64 47 18 3 37.6

Sheet metal workers

126 1 8 33 36 18 26 3 41.1

Structural iron and steel workers

60 0 4 14 14 20 7 0 41.6

Solar photovoltaic installers

10 0 2 2 4 2 0 0 -

Helpers, construction trades

57 8 19 13 8 4 4 0 26.1

Construction and building inspectors

93 0 4 10 20 24 25 9 50.0

Elevator installers and repairers

44 0 2 12 14 7 8 2 -

Fence erectors

43 3 8 8 12 9 3 1 -

Hazardous materials removal workers

34 1 2 8 11 6 4 2 -

Highway maintenance workers

92 2 4 14 17 31 21 4 47.7

Rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators

10 0 0 3 6 1 1 0 -

Septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners

10 0 1 2 1 1 4 0 -

Miscellaneous construction and related workers

34 0 2 8 9 5 6 3 -

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

25 0 2 10 5 4 3 0 -

Earth drillers, except oil and gas

33 0 3 7 9 8 5 1 -

Explosives workers, ordnance handling experts, and blasters

11 0 0 4 2 2 1 2 -

Mining machine operators

55 0 3 17 16 7 10 3 40.6

Roof bolters, mining

4 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 -

Roustabouts, oil and gas

6 0 1 5 1 0 0 0 -

Helpers--extraction workers

4 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 -

Other extraction workers

32 1 4 9 6 8 3 2 -

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,879 89 385 1,099 1,085 1,192 837 193 42.8

First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers

264 0 4 37 57 96 60 10 48.7

Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers

212 5 22 59 45 36 35 9 40.2

Radio and telecommunications equipment installers and repairers

143 0 8 31 44 31 23 5 41.5

Avionics technicians

7 0 0 1 4 1 0 0 -

Electric motor, power tool, and related repairers

25 0 0 10 4 6 4 1 -

Electrical and electronics installers and repairers, transportation equipment

2 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 -

Electrical and electronics repairers, industrial and utility

13 0 1 4 4 2 1 0 -

Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles

10 0 1 3 3 2 1 0 -

Electronic home entertainment equipment installers and repairers

44 2 6 13 8 8 4 4 -

Security and fire alarm systems installers

79 0 12 11 24 17 12 2 42.0

Aircraft mechanics and service technicians

140 1 6 28 25 42 37 2 48.3

Automotive body and related repairers

147 4 13 33 36 31 21 9 41.7

Automotive glass installers and repairers

22 1 1 2 9 5 1 3 -

Automotive service technicians and mechanics

879 21 102 226 189 197 118 26 39.5

Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists

342 7 32 77 74 85 55 12 42.4

Heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics

203 1 15 42 51 45 41 8 43.1

Small engine mechanics

51 3 3 15 9 10 7 3 41.4

Miscellaneous vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers

87 5 15 33 19 8 5 2 31.8

Control and valve installers and repairers

33 0 3 6 8 10 5 1 -

Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers

427 8 36 115 84 105 62 16 41.7

Home appliance repairers

49 0 3 9 9 10 12 6 -

Industrial and refractory machinery mechanics

393 4 14 66 90 126 79 15 46.4

Maintenance and repair workers, general

552 9 31 109 102 149 121 31 47.2

Maintenance workers, machinery

21 2 2 2 2 4 7 1 -

Millwrights

40 1 0 8 9 9 9 2 -

Electrical power-line installers and repairers

136 0 8 28 40 31 23 5 42.3

Telecommunications line installers and repairers

171 6 13 39 53 43 15 2 40.1

Precision instrument and equipment repairers

66 1 2 9 18 14 19 4 46.5

Wind turbine service technicians

5 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 -

Coin, vending, and amusement machine servicers and repairers

38 1 4 10 7 10 5 2 -

Commercial divers

1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 -

Locksmiths and safe repairers

30 1 3 7 6 6 5 3 -

Manufactured building and mobile home installers

10 0 1 1 3 3 3 0 -

Riggers

13 0 1 6 3 0 4 0 -

Signal and track switch repairers

7 0 0 3 1 2 1 0 -

Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers

19 1 5 6 2 4 2 0 -

Other installation, maintenance, and repair workers

198 5 17 50 38 39 40 8 43.1

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,743 500 1,687 3,681 3,547 4,138 3,249 942 43.2

Production occupations

8,459 161 760 1,851 1,735 2,026 1,559 367 43.2

First-line supervisors of production and operating workers

763 4 22 139 169 244 157 27 46.3

Aircraft structure, surfaces, rigging, and systems assemblers

5 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 -

Electrical, electronics, and electromechanical assemblers

117 4 10 26 15 27 29 7 46.0

Engine and other machine assemblers

9 0 0 2 4 0 2 0 -

Structural metal fabricators and fitters

22 0 1 5 3 7 5 1 -

Miscellaneous assemblers and fabricators

1,082 21 128 256 220 239 179 38 40.9

Bakers

224 11 28 65 30 43 32 15 39.1

Butchers and other meat, poultry, and fish processing workers

277 8 26 77 45 65 40 15 40.6

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

24 0 4 3 3 9 5 0 -

Food batchmakers

107 7 16 31 21 18 13 3 35.4

Food cooking machine operators and tenders

10 1 2 2 2 1 3 0 -

Food processing workers, all other

138 4 11 26 32 33 27 5 43.5

Computer control programmers and operators

87 0 5 22 22 22 14 2 44.0

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

13 0 0 3 2 6 2 0 -

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

5 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 -

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

13 0 1 5 4 2 2 0 -

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

83 0 10 23 15 15 17 4 40.9

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

8 0 0 3 1 2 2 0 -

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

48 1 2 6 16 10 12 0 -

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

14 1 0 4 2 3 4 0 -

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

6 0 0 2 2 1 1 0 -

Machinists

356 3 25 66 60 96 94 12 48.3

Metal furnace operators, tenders, pourers, and casters

31 0 1 9 6 7 6 2 -

Model makers and patternmakers, metal and plastic

4 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 -

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

33 1 5 7 6 8 4 1 -

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

3 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 -

Tool and die makers

50 1 0 9 7 13 16 5 51.7

Welding, soldering, and brazing workers

603 10 76 144 148 131 84 9 39.9

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

3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 -

Layout workers, metal and plastic

7 0 0 3 2 1 0 1 -

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

20 0 2 5 2 7 4 0 -

Tool grinders, filers, and sharpeners

5 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 -

Metal workers and plastic workers, all other

379 7 43 84 73 92 64 16 42.6

Prepress technicians and workers

22 0 1 3 7 6 4 1 -

Printing press operators

205 6 11 34 50 49 47 8 45.4

Print binding and finishing workers

14 0 4 1 2 2 4 2 -

Laundry and dry-cleaning workers

188 2 9 26 41 53 38 18 47.7

Pressers, textile, garment, and related materials

36 0 3 5 8 12 4 2 -

Sewing machine operators

208 4 11 35 50 54 49 5 45.8

Shoe and leather workers and repairers

8 0 1 1 2 0 2 1 -

Shoe machine operators and tenders

2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -

Tailors, dressmakers, and sewers

79 1 3 7 12 12 21 23 54.1

Textile bleaching and dyeing machine operators and tenders

2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 -

Textile cutting machine setters, operators, and tenders

9 0 1 0 2 3 1 2 -

Textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders

13 0 0 2 3 3 3 1 -

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

11 0 0 2 3 3 3 0 -

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

36 0 5 5 7 10 8 2 -

Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers, all other

20 2 3 4 4 3 4 1 -

Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters

56 1 8 9 5 12 15 6 49.2

Furniture finishers

19 0 0 2 6 2 6 3 -

Model makers and patternmakers, wood

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Sawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, wood

35 1 2 13 5 5 9 1 -

Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing

23 0 2 7 5 3 4 1 -

Woodworkers, all other

34 0 2 8 5 5 11 3 -

Power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers

44 0 0 9 9 14 11 1 -

Stationary engineers and boiler operators

78 1 3 11 13 23 23 4 49.9

Water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators

77 0 2 14 20 22 17 2 46.4

Miscellaneous plant and system operators

38 0 3 10 7 13 4 1 -

Chemical processing machine setters, operators, and tenders

54 0 3 14 9 18 9 1 47.3

Crushing, grinding, polishing, mixing, and blending workers

94 1 12 21 22 21 14 4 41.8

Cutting workers

67 1 8 17 22 10 7 2 39.0

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

29 1 5 4 4 11 3 1 -

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

16 0 0 4 2 4 4 1 -

Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers

734 10 55 162 147 170 145 45 44.0

Jewelers and precious stone and metal workers

40 0 3 5 8 7 11 6 -

Medical, dental, and ophthalmic laboratory technicians

85 3 8 17 22 15 13 7 43.2

Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders

236 11 26 53 43 61 36 6 40.8

Painting workers

173 5 18 47 42 38 19 4 39.4

Photographic process workers and processing machine operators

29 2 6 6 5 3 5 2 -

Semiconductor processors

2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 -

Adhesive bonding machine operators and tenders

11 0 1 1 1 3 3 1 -

Cleaning, washing, and metal pickling equipment operators and tenders

3 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 -

Cooling and freezing equipment operators and tenders

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Etchers and engravers

6 0 0 1 0 0 4 0 -

Molders, shapers, and casters, except metal and plastic

24 0 2 9 7 2 3 1 -

Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders

33 0 3 6 5 13 5 2 -

Tire builders

10 0 1 1 4 3 1 0 -

Helpers--production workers

40 6 12 12 3 4 3 1 -

Production workers, all other

968 19 98 227 209 223 162 31 41.8

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,284 339 928 1,829 1,812 2,113 1,690 574 43.3

Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers

190 0 8 42 53 47 31 10 43.7

Aircraft pilots and flight engineers

141 0 1 23 32 52 27 6 48.6

Air traffic controllers and airfield operations specialists

26 1 1 9 5 4 4 2 -

Flight attendants

93 1 4 18 13 34 19 5 49.1

Ambulance drivers and attendants, except emergency medical technicians

19 0 2 4 1 2 7 2 -

Bus drivers

553 2 7 54 99 156 152 82 53.1

Driver/sales workers and truck drivers

3,542 46 227 611 755 920 739 245 46.4

Taxi drivers and chauffeurs

500 3 24 88 100 112 112 60 48.2

Motor vehicle operators, all other

63 1 5 10 6 10 16 17 54.3

Locomotive engineers and operators

52 0 0 10 15 15 11 1 45.9

Railroad brake, signal, and switch operators

2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 -

Railroad conductors and yardmasters

55 2 3 9 18 16 5 1 41.1

Subway, streetcar, and other rail transportation workers

15 0 2 2 6 4 1 1 -

Sailors and marine oilers

16 1 2 5 5 2 1 1 -

Ship and boat captains and operators

31 1 2 5 10 3 7 2 -

Ship engineers

4 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 -

Bridge and lock tenders

2 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 -

Parking lot attendants

89 6 24 13 12 13 14 7 37.0

Automotive and watercraft service attendants

97 11 27 21 9 9 13 6 29.8

Transportation inspectors

26 0 2 4 3 8 9 1 -

Transportation attendants, except flight attendants

41 1 4 7 8 10 6 6 -

Other transportation workers

34 1 1 10 7 8 7 1 -

Conveyor operators and tenders

3 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 -

Crane and tower operators

63 0 1 15 12 23 8 3 43.9

Dredge, excavating, and loading machine operators

37 0 1 7 9 9 6 4 -

Hoist and winch operators

9 1 1 2 1 1 2 0 -

Industrial truck and tractor operators

605 11 57 174 117 129 103 14 40.6

Cleaners of vehicles and equipment

328 37 59 76 59 51 36 9 33.7

Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand

1,900 138 357 449 305 331 261 59 35.6

Machine feeders and offbearers

30 0 4 4 8 5 7 1 -

Packers and packagers, hand

550 70 85 123 99 99 58 17 35.1

Pumping station operators

16 0 0 5 4 2 3 1 -

Refuse and recyclable material collectors

101 2 11 23 20 27 14 4 41.5

Mine shuttle car operators

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Tank car, truck, and ship loaders

4 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 -

Material moving workers, all other

45 1 6 5 14 8 7 3 -

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 8, 2017