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11b. Employed persons by detailed occupation and age
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation 2018
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

155,761 5,126 14,051 35,324 32,616 32,373 26,565 9,705 42.2

Management, professional, and related occupations

62,436 436 3,359 14,673 14,572 13,979 11,126 4,291 43.8

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

25,850 91 1,005 5,151 6,069 6,362 5,228 1,945 45.9

Management occupations

18,263 69 565 3,259 4,411 4,666 3,874 1,420 46.6

Chief executives

1,573 0 3 147 349 467 413 193 51.5

General and operations managers

1,037 1 30 235 279 245 204 43 44.1

Legislators

18 0 1 1 3 2 5 7 -

Advertising and promotions managers

44 0 5 13 14 8 2 1 -

Marketing and sales managers

1,083 4 65 269 282 252 176 35 42.3

Public relations and fundraising managers

69 0 1 13 19 21 10 6 45.0

Administrative services managers

161 1 5 19 35 48 45 9 50.0

Computer and information systems managers

623 0 10 96 188 191 122 16 45.9

Financial managers

1,231 3 34 279 338 298 220 59 44.1

Compensation and benefits managers

23 1 2 2 5 10 2 1 -

Human resources managers

313 0 7 64 95 94 43 10 43.2

Training and development managers

58 0 1 17 13 15 8 3 43.3

Industrial production managers

264 0 8 45 63 77 61 8 47.2

Purchasing managers

219 0 9 50 53 49 48 10 44.5

Transportation, storage, and distribution managers

303 1 12 66 57 86 66 15 46.9

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers

991 4 16 108 124 160 294 286 56.4

Construction managers

1,021 1 27 154 281 261 221 75 46.3

Education administrators

955 2 27 149 255 270 191 60 46.4

Architectural and engineering managers

156 0 1 14 49 48 40 4 48.3

Food service managers

1,273 35 148 324 253 287 177 48 39.8

Funeral service managers

3 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 -

Gaming managers

28 0 5 4 9 3 5 2 -

Lodging managers

153 1 5 36 36 35 30 11 44.9

Medical and health services managers

639 1 12 113 167 164 152 30 46.6

Natural sciences managers

9 0 2 2 3 2 1 0 -

Postmasters and mail superintendents

24 0 0 1 4 9 8 2 -

Property, real estate, and community association managers

717 0 19 125 142 150 178 102 49.8

Social and community service managers

437 1 7 93 90 120 93 33 47.4

Emergency management directors

10 0 0 3 1 4 1 1 -

Managers, all other

4,827 12 104 815 1,203 1,287 1,058 347 47.1

Business and financial operations occupations

7,587 23 440 1,892 1,658 1,697 1,353 525 43.8

Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes

54 2 8 10 13 12 7 3 40.6

Buyers and purchasing agents, farm products

12 0 0 6 2 4 1 0 -

Wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products

193 0 13 52 31 40 42 14 45.6

Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products

244 2 11 47 43 67 56 18 48.6

Claims adjusters, appraisers, examiners, and investigators

344 0 18 77 90 80 69 11 43.0

Compliance officers

281 2 12 53 75 70 50 19 45.5

Cost estimators

117 1 7 19 27 27 25 11 47.0

Human resources workers

664 2 42 180 172 125 114 28 42.0

Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists

48 0 1 11 14 8 9 5 -

Training and development specialists

120 2 5 31 21 27 27 7 46.2

Logisticians

128 0 11 39 25 28 20 5 42.8

Management analysts

944 1 33 212 190 217 181 109 46.5

Meeting, convention, and event planners

126 2 20 42 25 21 15 2 36.3

Fundraisers

96 1 7 28 20 13 20 8 42.2

Market research analysts and marketing specialists

355 1 42 125 79 60 36 12 36.8

Business operations specialists, all other

236 1 16 49 63 52 39 15 43.4

Accountants and auditors

1,929 2 105 481 404 454 345 137 44.3

Appraisers and assessors of real estate

84 0 2 9 16 24 22 11 51.4

Budget analysts

51 0 2 12 11 11 12 2 44.2

Credit analysts

26 0 2 10 4 7 3 1 -

Financial analysts

307 1 27 112 76 51 33 8 37.0

Personal financial advisors

537 1 21 125 128 119 97 45 44.5

Insurance underwriters

119 0 10 27 24 29 25 3 43.1

Financial examiners

13 0 1 4 4 2 0 2 -

Credit counselors and loan officers

350 1 15 86 74 93 59 23 44.6

Tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents

47 0 0 8 5 17 12 5 -

Tax preparers

113 0 5 26 12 27 24 19 50.8

Financial specialists, all other

48 0 6 11 10 10 10 1 -

Professional and related occupations

36,586 345 2,354 9,522 8,503 7,617 5,898 2,347 42.4

Computer and mathematical occupations

5,126 25 330 1,563 1,333 1,038 692 146 40.4

Computer and information research scientists

19 0 0 10 4 3 2 0 -

Computer systems analysts

652 2 38 193 162 136 92 29 41.1

Information security analysts

97 1 5 26 34 17 13 3 40.5

Computer programmers

477 3 28 117 111 126 73 18 42.7

Software developers, applications and systems software

1,682 1 99 595 462 291 200 34 39.3

Web developers

208 3 11 74 61 33 23 4 38.3

Computer support specialists

566 5 62 175 128 104 78 15 39.1

Database administrators

108 1 7 34 16 24 23 3 43.6

Network and computer systems administrators

204 0 4 56 54 52 33 5 42.9

Computer network architects

114 0 1 24 34 33 18 4 42.9

Computer occupations, all other

732 8 60 189 197 159 95 25 40.8

Actuaries

33 0 1 9 13 9 1 0 -

Mathematicians

3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 -

Operations research analysts

131 0 4 27 27 39 31 4 48.7

Statisticians

90 0 10 30 27 11 8 3 37.7

Miscellaneous mathematical science occupations

8 0 2 3 0 2 1 0 -

Architecture and engineering occupations

3,263 17 214 864 698 669 636 165 43.0

Architects, except naval

239 0 7 63 55 53 43 18 43.8

Surveyors, cartographers, and photogrammetrists

47 0 2 8 13 6 12 5 -

Aerospace engineers

147 0 13 44 25 29 30 6 42.2

Agricultural engineers

5 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 -

Biomedical engineers

11 0 2 3 4 1 2 0 -

Chemical engineers

72 0 1 19 20 12 15 5 43.8

Civil engineers

456 1 34 149 89 81 71 33 41.0

Computer hardware engineers

71 0 5 21 16 15 11 3 41.6

Electrical and electronics engineers

269 0 12 66 56 65 56 14 45.0

Environmental engineers

36 0 1 8 4 11 9 3 -

Industrial engineers, including health and safety

246 1 12 68 57 42 56 10 43.0

Marine engineers and naval architects

17 0 1 7 4 2 4 0 -

Materials engineers

41 0 3 8 12 9 9 0 -

Mechanical engineers

333 1 27 95 73 63 62 11 41.1

Mining and geological engineers, including mining safety engineers

8 0 0 2 0 3 2 0 -

Nuclear engineers

14 0 1 5 2 3 1 2 -

Petroleum engineers

27 0 4 6 9 4 4 0 -

Engineers, all other

576 1 27 157 137 112 115 27 43.1

Drafters

133 4 15 20 23 35 28 8 45.8

Engineering technicians, except drafters

439 7 33 98 88 100 95 18 44.5

Surveying and mapping technicians

76 1 13 13 12 23 11 3 41.9

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,529 10 135 429 345 283 237 89 41.1

Agricultural and food scientists

37 0 5 12 7 5 7 1 -

Biological scientists

104 0 9 25 31 20 12 6 40.9

Conservation scientists and foresters

22 1 3 5 7 3 3 0 -

Medical scientists

169 2 10 58 43 23 30 3 39.8

Life scientists, all other

1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 -

Astronomers and physicists

20 0 2 6 2 5 2 3 -

Atmospheric and space scientists

12 0 0 5 1 3 2 1 -

Chemists and materials scientists

118 0 14 29 23 25 21 5 40.9

Environmental scientists and geoscientists

100 1 7 29 23 16 20 5 42.7

Physical scientists, all other

305 1 19 113 74 51 36 10 38.4

Economists

36 0 1 11 8 7 8 1 -

Survey researchers

3 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 -

Psychologists

224 0 1 38 52 63 33 37 48.5

Sociologists

5 0 0 2 3 0 1 0 -

Urban and regional planners

29 0 3 5 8 11 1 0 -

Miscellaneous social scientists and related workers

46 1 6 7 5 8 12 7 -

Agricultural and food science technicians

36 0 6 6 10 7 4 3 -

Biological technicians

19 0 4 9 3 2 2 0 -

Chemical technicians

68 1 8 18 16 11 12 0 39.0

Geological and petroleum technicians

12 0 0 3 4 4 1 0 -

Nuclear technicians

10 0 0 3 0 3 3 1 -

Social science research assistants

2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 -

Miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technicians

152 4 33 46 23 15 26 5 34.7

Community and social service occupations

2,680 24 145 646 598 561 483 225 43.9

Counselors

895 14 56 223 223 183 140 56 42.0

Social workers

835 3 40 227 201 186 132 46 42.6

Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists

104 0 2 36 28 29 9 2 39.8

Social and human service assistants

208 4 24 57 36 41 36 10 40.7

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

71 0 3 20 16 12 14 5 43.8

Clergy

415 0 10 54 67 85 111 88 53.4

Directors, religious activities and education

76 0 7 15 16 13 19 7 47.0

Religious workers, all other

76 3 4 13 11 12 22 11 50.1

Legal occupations

1,891 3 39 380 443 424 376 226 46.8

Lawyers

1,199 1 4 226 307 266 224 172 47.1

Judicial law clerks

13 0 0 9 1 0 1 1 -

Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers

80 0 0 5 12 17 29 17 56.0

Paralegals and legal assistants

444 2 30 104 92 97 93 25 44.4

Miscellaneous legal support workers

156 0 5 36 32 43 28 11 45.8

Education, training, and library occupations

9,313 122 670 2,142 2,204 2,085 1,451 639 42.7

Postsecondary teachers

1,417 10 119 305 304 275 241 164 44.2

Preschool and kindergarten teachers

716 10 83 196 163 149 85 29 39.8

Elementary and middle school teachers

3,421 11 148 850 925 820 481 185 42.4

Secondary school teachers

1,062 3 46 235 300 267 153 58 43.0

Special education teachers

369 0 16 85 98 89 61 21 43.1

Other teachers and instructors

905 49 109 208 139 165 149 86 41.4

Archivists, curators, and museum technicians

45 1 5 7 9 10 8 6 -

Librarians

178 2 9 31 38 34 42 21 47.2

Library technicians

33 5 5 6 4 8 5 2 -

Teacher assistants

994 28 115 181 191 228 198 54 43.9

Other education, training, and library workers

173 3 17 39 32 41 28 13 43.4

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,362 111 302 921 667 621 459 280 40.7

Artists and related workers

232 2 19 50 45 41 44 31 46.1

Designers

984 15 78 299 200 189 142 61 40.6

Actors

36 0 3 14 8 7 1 4 -

Producers and directors

201 0 6 67 55 45 18 10 40.2

Athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers

359 65 56 89 59 48 22 19 31.6

Dancers and choreographers

24 4 7 7 3 0 2 0 -

Musicians, singers, and related workers

202 4 12 52 41 32 26 35 43.5

Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers, all other

68 2 4 26 10 12 7 7 37.7

Announcers

56 3 3 17 10 9 10 5 42.6

News analysts, reporters and correspondents

79 0 11 24 17 10 14 4 38.4

Public relations specialists

140 2 16 42 29 28 17 6 38.6

Editors

160 2 10 46 34 31 27 10 41.4

Technical writers

69 0 1 10 12 15 19 12 51.3

Writers and authors

227 1 12 50 42 47 43 33 47.7

Miscellaneous media and communication workers

111 2 12 13 24 28 19 13 47.3

Broadcast and sound engineering technicians and radio operators

120 8 17 25 24 26 12 8 40.4

Photographers

208 1 21 70 36 37 26 17 40.1

Television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors

82 0 13 22 17 15 10 6 38.9

Media and communication equipment workers, all other

5 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 -

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

9,420 33 519 2,575 2,215 1,937 1,565 576 42.4

Chiropractors

63 0 2 9 18 15 12 8 46.6

Dentists

162 0 0 39 35 25 35 28 47.5

Dietitians and nutritionists

104 1 2 23 19 27 24 8 48.2

Optometrists

54 0 0 9 8 19 9 9 51.4

Pharmacists

348 1 17 107 86 62 48 27 41.1

Physicians and surgeons

1,094 0 5 239 271 243 211 125 46.4

Physician assistants

132 1 7 55 31 24 12 3 37.5

Podiatrists

11 0 0 0 4 3 4 0 -

Audiologists

10 0 2 5 1 1 1 0 -

Occupational therapists

116 0 8 39 26 24 12 6 39.2

Physical therapists

286 0 8 96 74 52 43 12 41.6

Radiation therapists

16 0 1 5 3 5 2 0 -

Recreational therapists

11 0 0 1 3 4 3 0 -

Respiratory therapists

108 0 1 33 23 24 17 10 43.8

Speech-language pathologists

152 0 4 48 45 32 18 5 41.2

Exercise physiologists

5 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 -

Therapists, all other

237 0 10 76 65 45 28 12 39.8

Veterinarians

102 0 1 26 27 22 16 10 44.6

Registered nurses

3,213 2 155 842 745 717 589 164 43.2

Nurse anesthetists

26 0 0 10 5 6 4 1 -

Nurse midwives

3 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 -

Nurse practitioners

212 0 1 56 62 47 36 10 42.8

Health diagnosing and treating practitioners, all other

40 0 0 5 11 11 10 4 -

Clinical laboratory technologists and technicians

318 1 18 85 72 65 60 17 43.1

Dental hygienists

178 0 12 45 33 42 36 11 44.3

Diagnostic related technologists and technicians

346 2 21 90 92 71 62 7 41.8

Emergency medical technicians and paramedics

214 3 33 91 45 25 15 2 32.0

Health practitioner support technologists and technicians

694 14 111 251 138 100 66 14 34.5

Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses

658 4 68 156 149 132 101 47 41.9

Medical records and health information technicians

171 2 3 28 46 39 42 10 46.9

Opticians, dispensing

61 0 1 16 14 10 13 7 46.4

Miscellaneous health technologists and technicians

139 1 13 47 26 26 16 11 39.8

Other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

137 1 16 41 33 18 21 8 38.8

Service occupations

26,854 2,092 3,668 6,150 4,898 4,816 3,772 1,458 38.3

Healthcare support occupations

3,629 95 489 951 709 684 560 141 39.2

Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides

2,035 61 266 461 397 410 342 97 40.8

Occupational therapy assistants and aides

35 0 0 9 9 8 8 1 -

Physical therapist assistants and aides

88 3 15 24 13 21 11 1 36.6

Massage therapists

155 0 8 49 31 26 30 11 41.9

Dental assistants

293 7 45 92 59 53 33 5 35.8

Medical assistants

570 7 82 202 119 89 56 14 35.1

Medical transcriptionists

44 2 12 5 4 7 13 2 -

Pharmacy aides

34 0 4 10 5 6 8 1 -

Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers

56 4 18 19 6 5 4 0 28.5

Phlebotomists

115 1 11 36 29 22 15 2 38.6

Miscellaneous healthcare support occupations, including medical equipment preparers

204 10 27 42 38 39 41 7 40.8

Protective service occupations

3,203 96 286 829 743 677 416 155 40.5

First-line supervisors of correctional officers

45 0 1 6 15 17 4 1 -

First-line supervisors of police and detectives

88 0 0 10 34 28 13 3 44.9

First-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers

49 0 0 3 17 17 11 1 -

First-line supervisors of protective service workers, all other

86 0 4 16 14 29 18 6 47.7

Firefighters

306 2 19 87 117 59 21 1 39.3

Fire inspectors

23 0 1 5 6 6 4 1 -

Bailiffs, correctional officers, and jailers

406 2 38 142 81 79 50 13 38.6

Detectives and criminal investigators

164 0 2 34 53 53 19 3 43.0

Fish and game wardens

7 0 0 4 1 2 0 0 -

Parking enforcement workers

4 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 -

Police and sheriff's patrol officers

728 2 46 216 213 178 56 17 40.0

Transit and railroad police

2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 -

Animal control workers

19 0 1 8 2 4 3 1 -

Private detectives and investigators

96 0 4 32 23 15 17 5 41.4

Security guards and gaming surveillance officers

958 18 141 237 144 160 174 84 41.2

Crossing guards

66 0 2 10 10 14 15 14 51.9

Transportation security screeners

41 0 5 13 10 5 5 2 -

Lifeguards and other recreational, and all other protective service workers

117 72 22 6 5 5 3 3 21.1

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,220 1,364 1,739 1,928 1,187 1,001 739 262 29.8

Chefs and head cooks

427 13 34 122 102 91 47 18 40.0

First-line supervisors of food preparation and serving workers

563 25 89 177 92 88 72 20 35.6

Cooks

2,067 251 312 458 410 339 221 76 35.1

Food preparation workers

988 179 252 195 120 113 92 35 28.3

Bartenders

474 5 87 208 76 54 32 13 31.4

Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food

322 79 71 71 25 28 32 15 26.4

Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop

202 101 46 25 10 6 7 6 21.7

Waiters and waitresses

2,020 366 602 494 233 165 129 31 26.1

Food servers, nonrestaurant

226 35 49 42 25 27 36 13 32.7

Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers

309 81 52 51 36 40 36 12 28.6

Dishwashers

263 66 38 44 41 37 24 12 30.2

Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop

354 160 105 37 17 13 11 10 21.6

Food preparation and serving related workers, all other

5 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 -

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,854 189 423 1,118 1,181 1,367 1,152 424 44.9

First-line supervisors of housekeeping and janitorial workers

339 1 11 51 74 106 75 22 48.5

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

254 3 7 48 67 64 45 20 44.6

Janitors and building cleaners

2,342 89 152 403 423 542 535 197 47.3

Maids and housekeeping cleaners

1,512 35 93 247 323 399 309 107 46.2

Pest control workers

79 1 8 20 16 17 15 1 40.3

Grounds maintenance workers

1,328 61 152 348 277 239 173 77 39.3

Personal care and service occupations

5,947 347 730 1,324 1,077 1,088 905 476 40.4

First-line supervisors of gaming workers

187 6 18 54 31 41 22 14 40.5

First-line supervisors of personal service workers

208 1 10 47 52 53 31 14 43.3

Animal trainers

55 6 4 19 7 10 5 5 34.3

Nonfarm animal caretakers

268 29 51 64 41 34 39 10 33.3

Gaming services workers

102 3 6 23 19 21 19 10 43.9

Motion picture projectionists

1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers

35 12 6 5 2 2 3 4 -

Miscellaneous entertainment attendants and related workers

210 58 59 30 11 13 20 19 23.7

Embalmers and funeral attendants

17 0 1 2 2 1 2 8 -

Morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors

34 0 1 4 4 6 12 7 -

Barbers

132 0 10 33 29 24 17 20 43.4

Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists

834 11 82 210 192 161 107 70 41.4

Miscellaneous personal appearance workers

449 6 38 104 120 107 57 17 40.9

Baggage porters, bellhops, and concierges

92 3 13 21 13 15 22 5 43.6

Tour and travel guides

65 5 15 8 9 9 12 7 38.9

Childcare workers

1,193 127 182 245 185 199 179 76 36.8

Personal care aides

1,354 36 134 269 225 285 267 139 45.5

Recreation and fitness workers

497 33 69 124 99 75 64 33 38.2

Residential advisors

41 2 11 11 5 6 5 2 -

Personal care and service workers, all other

171 10 20 49 30 23 22 17 37.0

Sales and office occupations

33,461 1,714 3,995 7,106 6,099 6,471 5,752 2,324 41.4

Sales and related occupations

15,806 1,142 2,000 3,210 2,827 2,941 2,512 1,174 40.6

First-line supervisors of retail sales workers

3,366 30 253 832 745 710 576 218 43.0

First-line supervisors of non-retail sales workers

1,257 4 27 218 281 337 270 119 47.9

Cashiers

3,200 792 774 539 336 298 302 158 26.2

Counter and rental clerks

114 9 19 27 24 14 16 4 36.1

Parts salespersons

127 4 11 22 26 23 30 11 46.3

Retail salespersons

3,147 272 607 687 419 476 446 239 35.6

Advertising sales agents

221 2 21 58 49 56 28 8 41.1

Insurance sales agents

619 1 40 117 153 115 131 62 45.5

Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents

231 1 14 58 53 46 41 19 43.3

Travel agents

79 0 3 11 13 21 19 12 52.0

Sales representatives, services, all other

516 3 47 124 108 127 79 28 43.1

Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing

1,273 9 64 228 288 342 262 80 46.2

Models, demonstrators, and product promoters

60 4 9 10 4 8 9 16 49.7

Real estate brokers and sales agents

1,072 5 51 162 220 265 221 149 48.9

Sales engineers

34 0 2 9 4 10 8 1 -

Telemarketers

58 2 13 19 13 3 6 2 31.1

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

158 1 17 22 32 35 29 22 46.3

Sales and related workers, all other

275 4 27 68 58 55 41 24 42.7

Office and administrative support occupations

17,655 572 1,995 3,896 3,272 3,530 3,240 1,150 42.2

First-line supervisors of office and administrative support workers

1,450 3 66 290 335 386 288 82 45.8

Switchboard operators, including answering service

23 0 3 2 4 5 5 3 -

Telephone operators

30 0 4 10 5 3 4 3 -

Communications equipment operators, all other

9 0 1 2 2 2 1 0 -

Bill and account collectors

122 2 16 31 36 19 12 5 38.8

Billing and posting clerks

490 2 37 106 112 115 93 25 44.0

Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks

1,045 5 44 139 192 247 281 137 50.2

Gaming cage workers

8 0 1 4 2 1 1 0 -

Payroll and timekeeping clerks

121 0 4 24 27 27 31 7 47.4

Procurement clerks

31 0 2 8 6 8 6 0 -

Tellers

300 10 74 98 36 32 38 12 30.6

Financial clerks, all other

92 0 16 30 13 14 17 2 38.7

Brokerage clerks

4 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 -

Correspondence clerks

4 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 -

Court, municipal, and license clerks

83 0 2 12 21 19 23 6 49.1

Credit authorizers, checkers, and clerks

54 0 4 14 12 14 8 1 41.9

Customer service representatives

2,563 177 454 678 404 405 344 102 34.9

Eligibility interviewers, government programs

68 1 2 18 16 13 12 6 43.4

File clerks

161 10 18 29 33 26 32 14 43.2

Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks

131 6 37 43 15 16 9 5 29.5

Interviewers, except eligibility and loan

152 4 16 32 25 35 26 15 44.4

Library assistants, clerical

103 4 19 21 14 10 24 9 39.3

Loan interviewers and clerks

117 1 7 35 25 21 20 9 41.4

New accounts clerks

23 3 2 4 5 3 5 1 -

Order clerks

78 5 11 23 13 12 9 5 36.4

Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping

57 0 5 12 14 17 7 3 42.9

Receptionists and information clerks

1,324 66 239 329 197 203 196 93 36.7

Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks

128 2 13 30 29 25 24 4 40.7

Information and record clerks, all other

121 5 9 21 28 23 29 8 44.2

Cargo and freight agents

30 0 1 8 4 6 10 1 -

Couriers and messengers

293 7 33 74 53 58 50 17 41.0

Dispatchers

293 4 23 76 70 62 48 9 41.5

Meter readers, utilities

24 0 2 8 7 1 2 3 -

Postal service clerks

120 0 6 18 24 37 30 6 48.7

Postal service mail carriers

302 0 10 63 64 75 73 16 46.7

Postal service mail sorters, processors, and processing machine operators

58 0 1 10 12 14 18 3 49.5

Production, planning, and expediting clerks

269 0 12 70 61 65 47 14 43.3

Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks

578 13 70 134 131 108 102 20 40.7

Stock clerks and order fillers

1,527 154 331 379 224 201 173 66 31.5

Weighers, measurers, checkers, and samplers, recordkeeping

56 0 9 13 9 10 9 6 41.7

Secretaries and administrative assistants

2,569 22 138 427 474 646 633 228 48.7

Computer operators

73 1 7 17 15 9 14 9 42.8

Data entry keyers

270 2 25 65 57 61 47 13 42.7

Word processors and typists

67 3 7 12 11 11 17 8 45.9

Desktop publishers

1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -

Insurance claims and policy processing clerks

244 1 20 66 52 51 43 11 41.6

Mail clerks and mail machine operators, except postal service

63 2 5 13 10 17 11 6 44.1

Office clerks, general

1,309 48 150 255 235 256 252 114 43.8

Office machine operators, except computer

24 2 2 4 5 5 3 3 -

Proofreaders and copy markers

11 0 0 1 1 3 4 2 -

Statistical assistants

40 0 3 12 7 5 12 1 -

Office and administrative support workers, all other

540 4 34 123 124 127 92 35 43.7

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

14,471 356 1,241 3,383 3,434 3,041 2,433 584 41.8

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,121 89 136 235 226 207 169 58 39.5

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

60 0 6 7 14 18 12 4 45.2

Agricultural inspectors

22 1 1 3 4 4 5 4 -

Animal breeders

5 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 -

Graders and sorters, agricultural products

85 2 9 21 13 24 13 3 42.4

Miscellaneous agricultural workers

833 82 109 173 174 136 119 39 38.3

Fishers and related fishing workers

39 2 5 11 6 10 4 2 -

Hunters and trappers

3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 -

Forest and conservation workers

16 0 0 7 3 3 3 0 -

Logging workers

58 1 7 12 10 11 12 6 45.4

Construction and extraction occupations

8,338 175 696 2,025 2,100 1,728 1,304 312 41.4

First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers

634 0 21 131 169 166 122 26 45.1

Boilermakers

20 1 1 3 8 7 1 0 -

Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons

143 1 8 23 42 33 31 4 45.3

Carpenters

1,375 27 101 312 379 288 215 52 41.9

Carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers

164 1 17 35 41 38 28 4 42.5

Cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers

50 1 3 14 11 9 10 2 43.6

Construction laborers

2,110 76 225 516 532 408 274 80 39.6

Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators

21 0 1 2 5 5 7 0 -

Pile-driver operators

1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators

342 2 21 82 79 76 65 17 44.0

Drywall installers, ceiling tile installers, and tapers

164 4 20 41 46 30 19 4 38.8

Electricians

887 16 79 210 204 190 158 31 41.6

Glaziers

45 0 3 16 10 9 6 1 -

Insulation workers

60 4 6 18 18 8 6 0 37.7

Painters, construction and maintenance

607 14 38 150 170 116 93 27 42.0

Paperhangers

5 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 -

Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters

641 9 53 155 158 141 103 22 41.8

Plasterers and stucco masons

19 0 2 8 5 4 1 0 -

Reinforcing iron and rebar workers

3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 -

Roofers

201 2 20 75 54 31 14 5 37.0

Sheet metal workers

147 3 13 43 34 32 20 4 40.6

Structural iron and steel workers

60 0 5 17 17 13 7 0 39.4

Solar photovoltaic installers

16 0 5 4 3 0 2 2 -

Helpers, construction trades

77 9 13 24 12 10 8 1 32.8

Construction and building inspectors

108 0 3 14 20 28 32 10 51.0

Elevator installers and repairers

25 0 0 8 5 6 7 0 -

Fence erectors

33 0 3 11 5 5 7 2 -

Hazardous materials removal workers

36 1 1 8 9 4 11 2 -

Highway maintenance workers

105 1 7 25 21 28 16 8 44.8

Rail-track laying and maintenance equipment operators

10 0 1 3 0 1 3 1 -

Septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners

9 0 1 3 0 5 1 0 -

Miscellaneous construction and related workers

28 0 3 10 7 6 2 0 -

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

30 0 5 11 7 3 4 1 -

Earth drillers, except oil and gas

22 0 6 6 4 2 2 2 -

Explosives workers, ordnance handling experts, and blasters

12 0 1 5 0 2 4 0 -

Mining machine operators

65 0 5 18 13 12 14 2 42.8

Roof bolters, mining

1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -

Roustabouts, oil and gas

10 0 1 5 3 0 0 1 -

Helpers--extraction workers

2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Other extraction workers

49 1 6 17 9 10 5 1 -

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

5,012 92 409 1,123 1,109 1,106 961 213 42.9

First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers

280 0 7 42 59 80 75 16 49.4

Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers

185 2 15 45 39 34 42 7 42.4

Radio and telecommunications equipment installers and repairers

136 2 6 26 35 40 21 7 43.5

Avionics technicians

13 0 0 1 5 4 3 0 -

Electric motor, power tool, and related repairers

26 1 3 7 4 6 4 1 -

Electrical and electronics installers and repairers, transportation equipment

1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Electrical and electronics repairers, industrial and utility

11 0 2 1 4 3 2 0 -

Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles

5 1 1 1 0 2 0 1 -

Electronic home entertainment equipment installers and repairers

38 1 5 10 11 6 4 0 -

Security and fire alarm systems installers

63 0 8 18 13 11 9 3 40.4

Aircraft mechanics and service technicians

164 1 13 37 32 33 38 8 44.3

Automotive body and related repairers

152 5 12 29 36 38 24 9 42.9

Automotive glass installers and repairers

24 0 4 6 7 5 2 0 -

Automotive service technicians and mechanics

916 24 109 246 198 171 142 26 39.0

Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists

389 6 40 98 74 90 72 8 41.2

Heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics

211 1 17 46 45 49 43 10 44.2

Small engine mechanics

51 0 1 10 9 15 13 3 49.2

Miscellaneous vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers

93 4 15 26 17 18 12 2 36.6

Control and valve installers and repairers

20 0 1 3 6 8 2 1 -

Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers

472 11 47 105 118 96 75 19 41.2

Home appliance repairers

41 0 5 7 9 7 10 3 -

Industrial and refractory machinery mechanics

442 6 24 87 103 100 101 20 45.2

Maintenance and repair workers, general

507 9 26 90 111 121 122 29 47.0

Maintenance workers, machinery

25 0 0 3 6 6 8 2 -

Millwrights

46 0 1 8 7 11 16 2 -

Electrical power-line installers and repairers

137 0 6 39 33 29 23 6 43.1

Telecommunications line installers and repairers

210 1 17 56 56 50 27 3 40.7

Precision instrument and equipment repairers

65 2 3 13 14 10 17 7 44.9

Wind turbine service technicians

3 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 -

Coin, vending, and amusement machine servicers and repairers

36 1 4 6 9 8 6 2 -

Commercial divers

1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -

Locksmiths and safe repairers

34 1 0 8 7 6 9 2 -

Manufactured building and mobile home installers

7 0 0 0 3 4 0 0 -

Riggers

14 0 0 2 5 6 1 0 -

Signal and track switch repairers

14 0 0 6 3 0 5 0 -

Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers

16 3 3 3 3 1 1 1 -

Other installation, maintenance, and repair workers

167 5 13 33 29 38 33 16 45.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

18,539 529 1,788 4,013 3,614 4,066 3,481 1,048 43.0

Production occupations

8,621 167 799 1,958 1,748 1,920 1,646 383 42.9

First-line supervisors of production and operating workers

832 3 31 151 202 226 178 40 46.3

Aircraft structure, surfaces, rigging, and systems assemblers

5 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 -

Electrical, electronics, and electromechanical assemblers

124 3 9 32 20 29 24 6 44.0

Engine and other machine assemblers

10 0 1 4 1 3 1 0 -

Structural metal fabricators and fitters

33 1 4 11 6 8 3 0 -

Miscellaneous assemblers and fabricators

1,064 19 120 275 199 208 198 46 41.1

Bakers

219 8 31 50 41 41 35 12 40.2

Butchers and other meat, poultry, and fish processing workers

265 5 36 64 59 56 34 10 39.8

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

6 0 1 1 0 2 2 0 -

Food batchmakers

80 4 14 18 14 15 8 6 38.1

Food cooking machine operators and tenders

14 4 1 4 4 0 0 1 -

Food processing workers, all other

158 1 13 32 42 42 24 4 43.2

Computer control programmers and operators

107 1 12 24 24 25 19 3 41.6

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

14 0 5 3 3 2 1 0 -

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

6 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 -

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

11 0 0 3 3 0 4 0 -

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

61 0 5 12 9 15 16 3 46.6

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

3 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 -

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

38 0 5 4 7 10 8 4 -

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

8 0 0 1 2 2 2 1 -

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

3 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 -

Machinists

344 7 23 69 59 79 89 18 46.5

Metal furnace operators, tenders, pourers, and casters

20 0 2 6 1 8 2 1 -

Model makers and patternmakers, metal and plastic

6 0 0 2 0 1 2 0 -

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

40 0 5 5 11 10 9 0 -

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

5 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 -

Tool and die makers

50 1 2 5 6 14 20 3 52.7

Welding, soldering, and brazing workers

633 17 69 176 141 124 92 13 39.4

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

9 0 0 0 3 3 3 0 -

Layout workers, metal and plastic

9 0 2 1 2 2 2 0 -

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

17 0 2 3 5 2 4 1 -

Tool grinders, filers, and sharpeners

3 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 -

Metal workers and plastic workers, all other

373 5 27 92 80 83 72 16 43.1

Prepress technicians and workers

18 0 2 6 3 3 4 1 -

Printing press operators

164 5 11 27 34 43 36 8 46.6

Print binding and finishing workers

13 0 0 2 3 2 5 2 -

Laundry and dry-cleaning workers

143 5 7 24 34 34 29 11 45.2

Pressers, textile, garment, and related materials

36 1 3 3 14 5 7 3 -

Sewing machine operators

174 2 6 23 33 47 47 16 49.8

Shoe and leather workers and repairers

8 0 0 1 2 1 4 2 -

Shoe machine operators and tenders

4 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 -

Tailors, dressmakers, and sewers

85 0 0 9 13 23 21 19 54.3

Textile bleaching and dyeing machine operators and tenders

1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 -

Textile cutting machine setters, operators, and tenders

6 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 -

Textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders

5 0 0 1 1 0 1 2 -

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

5 0 0 1 0 4 0 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

3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 -

Upholsterers

31 1 2 4 6 11 6 1 -

Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers, all other

16 1 3 3 1 2 6 1 -

Cabinetmakers and bench carpenters

65 1 4 15 9 14 17 5 45.9

Furniture finishers

20 0 1 3 4 4 5 3 -

Model makers and patternmakers, wood

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -

Sawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, wood

37 2 8 8 8 8 2 1 -

Woodworking machine setters, operators, and tenders, except sawing

27 3 5 7 2 4 6 1 -

Woodworkers, all other

28 1 3 6 3 3 10 3 -

Power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers

33 0 1 12 4 8 7 1 -

Stationary engineers and boiler operators

79 1 1 7 9 31 26 4 52.8

Water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators

101 0 1 17 24 27 26 4 49.2

Miscellaneous plant and system operators

38 0 5 14 7 6 6 1 -

Chemical processing machine setters, operators, and tenders

75 2 5 27 9 17 15 1 40.8

Crushing, grinding, polishing, mixing, and blending workers

79 0 13 25 10 18 13 1 38.0

Cutting workers

60 1 10 12 17 9 8 3 39.1

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

22 0 1 4 5 5 4 2 -

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

25 0 3 2 8 4 7 1 -

Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers

807 9 67 200 154 183 160 33 43.2

Jewelers and precious stone and metal workers

38 0 2 8 9 5 8 5 -

Medical, dental, and ophthalmic laboratory technicians

87 0 10 16 17 20 18 5 45.4

Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders

277 10 39 59 74 46 42 6 39.3

Painting workers

165 5 20 44 35 33 25 4 38.8

Photographic process workers and processing machine operators

17 0 2 5 1 6 2 1 -

Semiconductor processors

1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -

Adhesive bonding machine operators and tenders

8 0 0 2 2 1 3 0 -

Cleaning, washing, and metal pickling equipment operators and tenders

9 0 3 2 0 0 2 1 -

Cooling and freezing equipment operators and tenders

4 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 -

Etchers and engravers

11 0 1 1 1 1 5 2 -

Molders, shapers, and casters, except metal and plastic

37 0 3 6 13 6 7 3 -

Paper goods machine setters, operators, and tenders

21 0 2 3 5 5 5 1 -

Tire builders

7 0 0 2 4 0 1 0 -

Helpers--production workers

53 8 9 15 5 9 6 2 31.1

Production workers, all other

1,107 26 127 273 213 252 184 32 41.1

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,918 362 990 2,055 1,866 2,145 1,835 665 43.1

Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers

217 0 13 49 44 64 39 7 44.9

Aircraft pilots and flight engineers

119 0 3 21 30 26 36 3 47.0

Air traffic controllers and airfield operations specialists

37 0 1 17 9 4 6 0 -

Flight attendants

104 0 4 16 19 31 25 10 50.3

Ambulance drivers and attendants, except emergency medical technicians

12 0 0 7 1 3 0 0 -

Bus drivers

599 1 9 65 89 161 175 99 53.2

Driver/sales workers and truck drivers

3,549 64 236 636 701 871 764 277 46.3

Taxi drivers and chauffeurs

777 6 38 168 151 175 148 91 46.5

Motor vehicle operators, all other

63 1 3 9 7 7 16 19 55.9

Locomotive engineers and operators

36 0 0 9 10 10 7 1 -

Railroad brake, signal, and switch operators

5 0 1 0 2 1 1 0 -

Railroad conductors and yardmasters

53 0 3 17 17 12 3 1 38.5

Subway, streetcar, and other rail transportation workers

15 0 0 2 4 5 2 1 -

Sailors and marine oilers

21 2 4 6 3 1 5 0 -

Ship and boat captains and operators

33 0 1 8 9 7 7 1 -

Ship engineers

6 0 1 3 0 2 1 0 -

Bridge and lock tenders

7 0 0 3 1 1 2 0 -

Parking lot attendants

87 4 32 14 12 10 10 5 29.9

Automotive and watercraft service attendants

102 10 23 22 11 16 15 4 32.3

Transportation inspectors

37 1 1 9 6 11 7 1 -

Transportation attendants, except flight attendants

40 2 4 5 6 8 11 4 -

Other transportation workers

24 0 3 6 5 6 4 0 -

Conveyor operators and tenders

2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -

Crane and tower operators

68 0 3 18 15 14 14 2 42.0

Dredge, excavating, and loading machine operators

24 0 2 4 6 7 4 2 -

Hoist and winch operators

10 2 0 1 5 0 3 0 -

Industrial truck and tractor operators

631 7 71 176 127 137 101 13 39.8

Cleaners of vehicles and equipment

329 41 54 78 59 47 38 12 33.7

Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand

2,106 158 366 510 373 355 272 73 35.4

Machine feeders and offbearers

30 1 5 6 5 5 7 0 -

Packers and packagers, hand

607 57 92 131 103 113 85 25 37.4

Pumping station operators

16 0 0 5 4 2 3 1 -

Refuse and recyclable material collectors

91 5 6 20 20 19 15 7 43.5

Mine shuttle car operators

1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -

Tank car, truck, and ship loaders

8 0 2 5 0 1 0 0 -

Material moving workers, all other

51 0 8 7 11 12 10 3 43.1

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

 

Last Modified Date: January 18, 2019