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

[Numbers in thousands]
Industry 2016
Total
employed
Percent of total employed
Women Black or
African
American
Asian Hispanic
or Latino

Total, 16 years and over

151,436 46.8 11.9 6.1 16.7

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting

2,460 25.3 2.7 1.1 24.5

Crop production

1,206 24.4 2.0 1.6 29.8

Animal production and aquaculture

876 27.5 2.4 0.5 19.9

Forestry, except logging

58 21.0 8.6 0.5 13.4

Logging

101 3.2 11.9 0.0 2.8

Fishing, hunting, and trapping

38 - - - -

Support activities for agriculture and forestry

180 36.9 1.9 1.7 31.4

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

792 13.4 6.4 2.3 17.8

Oil and gas extraction

102 20.2 6.2 2.3 14.5

Coal mining

53 4.0 2.9 0.9 1.7

Metal ore mining

37 - - - -

Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying

106 13.3 7.0 1.4 15.7

Not specified type of mining

6 - - - -

Support activities for mining

488 13.4 7.2 2.9 20.9

Construction

10,328 9.1 5.8 1.9 28.9

Manufacturing

15,408 28.9 10.0 6.8 16.1

Durable goods manufacturing

9,704 24.9 8.9 7.1 14.1

Nonmetallic mineral products manufacturing

450 17.1 9.0 2.2 22.0

Pottery, ceramics, and plumbing fixture manufacturing

28 - - - -

Clay building material and refractories manufacturing

20 - - - -

Glass and glass product manufacturing

162 18.8 10.2 2.2 20.1

Cement, concrete, lime, and gypsum product manufacturing

149 8.8 10.3 0.2 20.0

Miscellaneous nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

92 20.2 3.8 2.5 29.0

Primary metals and fabricated metal products manufacturing

1,632 16.8 7.7 2.8 14.4

Iron and steel mills and steel product manufacturing

269 12.1 11.8 0.7 15.0

Aluminum production and processing

72 19.5 14.2 1.2 17.8

Nonferrous metal, except aluminum, production and processing

44 - - - -

Foundries

72 7.5 2.6 2.0 11.7

Metal forgings and stampings

48 - - - -

Cutlery and hand tool manufacturing

43 - - - -

Structural metals, and boiler, tank, and shipping container manufacturing

336 14.8 7.0 2.8 16.1

Machine shops; turned product; screw, nut, and bolt manufacturing

306 14.6 4.1 4.3 11.2

Coating, engraving, heat treating and allied activities

76 21.5 7.6 3.6 14.9

Ordnance

50 31.0 7.1 3.0 12.0

Miscellaneous fabricated metal products manufacturing

292 21.0 8.5 3.6 13.7

Not specified metal industries

26 - - - -

Machinery manufacturing

1,186 20.8 7.3 5.1 10.7

Agricultural implement manufacturing

110 22.9 12.1 3.7 6.5

Construction, and mining and oil and gas field machinery manufacturing

156 16.8 5.4 5.7 8.7

Commercial and service industry machinery manufacturing

72 25.6 8.9 12.7 9.2

Metalworking machinery manufacturing

145 17.9 4.3 3.1 6.9

Engine, turbine, and power transmission equipment manufacturing

58 20.3 14.8 2.1 11.6

Machinery manufacturing, n.e.c.

634 21.8 6.7 5.1 12.9

Not specified machinery manufacturing

12 - - - -

Computers and electronic products manufacturing

1,215 30.4 5.6 20.6 11.1

Computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing

196 30.5 5.4 26.6 7.3

Communications, and audio and video equipment manufacturing

152 25.5 4.3 17.9 17.5

Navigational, measuring, electromedical, and control instruments manufacturing

218 28.5 6.3 6.3 10.7

Electronic component and product manufacturing, n.e.c.

650 32.2 5.8 24.3 10.9

Electrical equipment and appliances manufacturing

387 31.6 10.2 7.6 12.7

Household appliance manufacturing

75 39.9 15.9 4.1 13.4

Electrical lighting and electrical equipment manufacturing, and other electrical component manufacturing, n.e.c.

312 29.6 8.8 8.5 12.6

Transportation equipment manufacturing

2,438 24.8 12.7 5.8 11.0

Motor vehicles and motor vehicle equipment manufacturing

1,401 27.8 16.1 4.7 9.6

Aircraft and parts manufacturing

729 22.4 6.0 8.8 12.9

Aerospace product and parts manufacturing

73 15.0 3.2 3.6 17.7

Railroad rolling stock manufacturing

23 - - - -

Ship and boat building

174 14.5 18.6 4.2 10.4

Other transportation equipment manufacturing

38 - - - -

Wood products manufacturing

419 14.4 7.5 0.9 19.4

Sawmills and wood preservation

111 8.7 10.3 0.0 11.8

Veneer, plywood, and engineered wood products

38 - - - -

Prefabricated wood buildings and mobile homes

42 - - - -

Miscellaneous wood products

228 14.5 6.5 1.3 23.7

Furniture and related product manufacturing

441 26.7 7.6 3.1 23.8

Miscellaneous manufacturing

1,536 35.6 8.4 8.7 17.7

Medical equipment and supplies manufacturing

585 38.6 5.7 11.4 15.7

Sporting and athletic goods, and doll, toy and game manufacturing

97 37.5 6.3 7.0 15.4

Miscellaneous manufacturing, n.e.c.

556 33.5 9.5 7.1 16.8

Not specified manufacturing industries

297 33.1 12.4 7.0 23.9

Nondurable goods manufacturing

5,704 35.8 11.7 6.2 19.5

Food manufacturing

1,770 40.3 15.7 6.2 27.6

Animal food, grain, and oilseed milling

142 30.5 10.5 2.4 15.6

Sugar and confectionery products

80 50.3 14.4 2.7 19.1

Fruit and vegetable preserving and specialty food manufacturing

157 35.7 13.0 2.6 37.5

Dairy product manufacturing

132 22.2 7.0 1.3 21.7

Animal slaughtering and processing

481 38.8 25.3 7.6 33.8

Retail bakeries

298 64.2 12.0 9.1 20.2

Bakeries and tortilla manufacturing, except retail bakeries

217 35.6 9.8 4.5 32.8

Seafood and other miscellaneous foods, n.e.c.

216 32.8 17.4 10.1 24.7

Not specified food industries

48 - - - -

Beverage and tobacco products manufacturing

323 22.7 11.5 4.1 19.4

Beverage manufacturing

304 22.1 10.5 4.0 19.8

Tobacco manufacturing

19 - - - -

Textiles, apparel, and leather manufacturing

643 54.3 9.6 9.4 25.7

Fiber, yarn, and thread mills

9 - - - -

Fabric mills, except knitting mills

105 44.2 13.4 6.6 20.7

Textile and fabric finishing and coating mills

22 - - - -

Carpet and rug mills

76 38.7 10.1 3.9 18.9

Textile product mills, except carpet and rug

89 61.1 7.3 6.0 13.8

Knitting fabric mills, and apparel knitting mills

21 - - - -

Cut and sew apparel manufacturing

253 64.5 9.2 15.8 36.1

Apparel accessories and other apparel manufacturing

5 - - - -

Footwear manufacturing

42 - - - -

Leather tanning and finishing and other allied products manufacturing

21 - - - -

Paper manufacturing and printing

909 27.6 7.2 3.2 13.3

Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills

203 18.1 10.6 1.0 7.3

Paperboard container manufacturing

109 27.1 8.2 1.1 20.9

Miscellaneous paper and pulp products

85 28.1 8.6 5.5 17.2

Printing and related support activities

511 31.4 5.3 4.1 13.5

Petroleum and coal products manufacturing

179 20.3 7.4 3.0 11.5

Petroleum refining

167 20.4 7.9 3.1 12.2

Miscellaneous petroleum and coal products

12 - - - -

Chemicals manufacturing

1,323 34.9 11.2 9.0 12.7

Resin, synthetic rubber and fibers, and filaments manufacturing

127 27.3 13.3 5.6 19.6

Agricultural chemical manufacturing

35 - - - -

Pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing

556 44.6 9.4 14.9 11.2

Paint, coating, and adhesive manufacturing

70 17.4 15.6 4.3 16.8

Soap, cleaning compound, and cosmetics manufacturing

134 50.0 11.6 5.9 24.3

Industrial and miscellaneous chemicals

401 22.8 12.2 4.0 8.1

Plastics and rubber products manufacturing

556 28.1 11.7 3.0 15.9

Plastics product manufacturing

407 29.8 10.8 2.5 16.6

Tire manufacturing

65 18.6 16.4 5.6 6.1

Rubber product, except tire, manufacturing

83 27.5 12.2 3.3 20.5

Wholesale and retail trade

20,218 44.5 11.3 5.9 17.1

Wholesale trade

3,641 29.5 8.4 6.0 17.6

Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies merchant wholesalers

193 19.2 15.5 6.4 13.3

Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers

67 34.5 7.1 10.2 28.9

Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers

171 24.8 5.3 2.1 16.8

Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers

320 40.5 6.6 7.2 12.7

Metals and minerals, except petroleum merchant wholesalers

52 17.1 4.8 7.5 15.2

Household appliances and electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers

180 25.9 3.6 5.6 14.9

Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers

164 23.7 8.3 4.0 7.2

Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers

371 23.1 4.2 2.7 14.1

Recyclable material merchant wholesalers

86 16.9 8.9 3.2 24.7

Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers

113 36.1 4.8 11.3 12.9

Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers

54 33.1 13.9 7.6 19.5

Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers

219 48.3 8.3 7.4 15.3

Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers

117 48.4 7.2 8.8 31.5

Grocery and related product merchant wholesalers

798 24.9 12.2 6.7 25.0

Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers

73 25.0 4.9 2.4 7.0

Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers

116 22.5 9.5 4.2 15.4

Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers

139 22.7 10.6 2.5 17.0

Farm supplies merchant wholesalers

55 28.5 5.8 4.0 17.9

Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers

216 37.2 7.2 6.9 16.7

Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers

78 40.3 2.5 10.6 16.5

Not specified wholesale trade

60 39.7 13.6 13.8 13.2

Retail trade

16,577 47.8 12.0 5.9 17.0

Automobile dealers

1,411 20.9 9.5 3.4 16.5

Other motor vehicle dealers

162 18.9 4.2 1.3 8.2

Automotive parts, accessories, and tire stores

526 15.2 9.5 3.5 19.9

Furniture and home furnishings stores

558 43.4 9.8 2.6 20.0

Household appliance stores

62 24.6 14.0 1.7 23.7

Electronics stores

538 30.7 13.9 8.2 20.9

Building material and supplies dealers

1,029 30.4 10.4 2.4 16.0

Hardware stores

195 36.8 3.7 3.9 16.2

Lawn and garden equipment and supplies stores

258 32.7 0.2 1.2 7.5

Grocery stores

2,706 48.2 12.5 7.2 17.7

Specialty food stores

246 43.5 4.5 8.5 24.7

Beer, wine, and liquor stores

137 41.7 6.5 12.2 13.7

Pharmacies and drug stores

940 63.4 13.0 11.0 12.8

Health and personal care, except drug, stores

358 65.5 9.0 9.6 18.5

Gasoline stations

519 52.8 8.2 9.9 12.5

Clothing stores

1,041 74.8 16.2 6.0 22.5

Shoe stores

163 52.7 16.4 8.0 31.0

Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores

202 61.5 6.7 9.6 18.6

Sporting goods, and hobby and toy stores

473 40.2 5.9 2.8 13.6

Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores

55 69.6 1.4 1.5 11.6

Musical instrument and supplies stores

45 - - - -

Book stores and news dealers

103 65.5 9.8 5.1 14.4

Department stores and discount stores

2,077 59.8 19.5 5.3 16.6

Miscellaneous general merchandise stores

542 59.8 15.2 5.5 19.8

Retail florists

85 70.5 3.8 4.3 22.8

Office supplies and stationery stores

137 42.8 13.1 8.2 10.6

Used merchandise stores

232 64.8 14.6 1.9 19.4

Gift, novelty, and souvenir shops

136 75.1 8.7 5.7 9.7

Miscellaneous retail stores

520 50.2 4.7 4.6 15.7

Electronic shopping

328 46.0 16.0 12.4 10.5

Electronic auctions

17 - - - -

Mail-order houses

82 50.6 14.0 6.6 16.7

Vending machine operators

37 - - - -

Fuel dealers

80 31.2 2.6 0.0 4.9

Other direct selling establishments

178 68.5 10.2 4.3 17.8

Not specified retail trade

401 53.6 17.5 7.7 17.3

Transportation and utilities

8,012 23.5 18.0 5.3 17.3

Transportation and warehousing

6,693 23.8 19.4 5.6 18.6

Air transportation

575 37.8 15.0 6.6 18.2

Rail transportation

239 10.1 15.0 4.7 10.4

Water transportation

62 26.4 10.0 1.7 15.3

Truck transportation

2,038 11.5 14.5 3.1 20.5

Bus service and urban transit

515 39.1 30.4 5.6 14.1

Taxi and limousine service

420 16.5 26.6 18.3 13.6

Pipeline transportation

53 15.5 0.3 1.8 13.2

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

36 - - - -

Services incidental to transportation

747 27.4 15.1 5.6 22.4

Postal Service

653 40.9 22.1 8.7 10.1

Couriers and messengers

787 20.4 26.3 3.8 18.0

Warehousing and storage

569 31.6 24.3 4.1 30.3

Utilities

1,319 22.0 10.9 3.8 10.8

Electric power generation, transmission, and distribution

698 20.6 10.0 4.0 10.4

Natural gas distribution

142 27.4 10.8 2.9 12.1

Electric and gas, and other combinations

105 26.1 14.0 4.3 10.2

Water, steam, air-conditioning, and irrigation systems

249 21.4 10.5 4.9 11.8

Sewage treatment facilities

96 15.5 15.7 0.0 8.7

Not specified utilities

28 - - - -

Information

2,855 40.6 11.1 7.6 11.3

Newspaper publishers

199 48.3 6.9 6.6 13.8

Periodical, book, and directory publishers

210 58.7 6.6 4.3 6.9

Software publishers

100 30.5 3.6 18.0 7.8

Motion pictures and video industries

436 38.3 9.1 4.3 9.9

Sound recording industries

33 - - - -

Radio and television broadcasting and cable subscription programming

558 33.0 14.8 5.0 15.0

Internet publishing and broadcasting and web search portals

130 35.0 2.6 24.7 3.2

Wired telecommunications carriers

466 35.5 13.2 8.5 11.7

Other telecommunications services

400 34.7 15.7 8.6 14.2

Data processing, hosting, and related services

112 38.9 12.1 9.1 7.7

Libraries and archives

179 79.6 8.6 4.2 7.2

Other information services

31 - - - -

Financial activities

10,404 52.3 10.4 7.0 12.2

Finance and insurance

7,241 55.1 10.4 8.3 10.6

Banking and related activities

2,102 59.3 12.3 9.5 11.7

Savings institutions, including credit unions

238 75.6 7.2 3.6 14.8

Nondepository credit and related activities

954 49.8 11.1 12.1 12.1

Securities, commodities, funds, trusts, and other financial investments

1,153 33.8 5.0 9.5 7.9

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,794 60.9 11.1 6.0 10.0

Real estate and rental and leasing

3,163 45.6 10.4 4.1 15.7

Real estate

2,764 48.0 9.7 4.3 14.9

Rental and leasing services

399 29.5 15.2 2.9 21.2

Automotive equipment rental and leasing

179 32.3 21.3 4.4 20.2

Video tape and disk rental

7 - - - -

Other consumer goods rental

107 27.5 14.4 3.2 26.2

Commercial, industrial, and other intangible assets rental and leasing

106 24.7 6.5 0.3 18.4

Professional and business services

18,325 41.4 9.7 8.3 16.6

Professional and technical services

11,228 42.2 6.5 11.2 8.8

Legal services

1,610 55.3 6.3 3.7 10.6

Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services

1,110 60.2 6.9 7.8 10.6

Architectural, engineering, and related services

1,652 23.6 5.7 7.3 9.0

Specialized design services

402 57.1 4.8 5.5 12.5

Computer systems design and related services

2,845 26.1 7.3 22.8 5.9

Management, scientific, and technical consulting services

1,652 43.7 7.3 9.8 7.5

Scientific research and development services

597 48.7 6.5 16.4 8.5

Advertising, public relations, and related services

548 51.4 4.1 5.0 12.3

Veterinary services

347 81.2 2.9 2.3 8.4

Other professional, scientific, and technical services

464 53.2 7.8 6.6 13.4

Management, administrative, and waste services

7,097 40.0 14.9 3.6 28.9

Management of companies and enterprises

188 44.2 7.6 5.5 13.5

Employment services

1,046 54.0 23.2 5.2 20.3

Business support services

808 64.2 18.8 4.5 18.5

Travel arrangements and reservation services

304 62.1 9.0 9.0 13.2

Investigation and security services

828 24.1 24.8 4.2 16.6

Services to buildings and dwellings

1,599 56.3 12.9 2.6 42.0

Landscaping services

1,412 8.3 6.8 1.2 43.7

Other administrative and other support services

334 49.5 11.2 6.1 16.9

Waste management and remediation services

577 17.2 13.2 2.0 24.1

Education and health services

34,263 74.6 14.9 6.0 12.1

Educational services

13,674 68.4 11.1 4.6 11.2

Elementary and secondary schools

8,975 75.0 11.7 2.5 12.2

Colleges, universities, and professional schools, including junior colleges

3,851 53.5 10.6 9.0 9.2

Business, technical, and trade schools and training

101 55.3 6.3 4.8 6.3

Other schools and instruction, and educational support services

746 68.0 6.3 7.3 10.4

Health care and social assistance

20,589 78.7 17.4 6.9 12.7

Hospitals

6,990 76.7 15.3 8.8 10.0

Health services, except hospitals

10,220 78.4 18.2 6.7 13.1

Offices of physicians

1,611 76.4 8.2 8.3 12.9

Offices of dentists

897 82.5 6.6 8.2 16.9

Offices of chiropractors

135 66.7 4.0 3.0 13.1

Offices of optometrists

133 82.4 5.5 5.4 8.8

Offices of other health practitioners

297 72.5 4.9 8.0 11.4

Outpatient care centers

1,603 76.2 12.9 5.6 13.3

Home health care services

1,495 88.4 30.2 7.7 16.0

Other health care services

1,417 68.4 17.6 6.9 13.0

Nursing care facilities (skilled nursing facilities)

1,786 82.9 28.5 4.7 9.5

Residential care facilities, except skilled nursing facilities

846 74.8 26.1 6.0 13.4

Social assistance

3,379 84.1 19.6 4.0 16.9

Individual and family services

1,553 77.8 21.2 5.0 15.1

Community food and housing, and emergency services

127 62.7 18.8 2.3 19.7

Vocational rehabilitation services

138 58.2 14.0 1.4 11.1

Child day care services

1,561 94.4 18.7 3.4 19.0

Leisure and hospitality

14,193 50.6 12.6 6.5 22.9

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

3,241 45.2 10.3 4.4 13.2

Independent artists, performing arts, spectator sports, and related industries

857 43.2 9.3 3.4 9.9

Museums, art galleries, historical sites, and similar institutions

364 41.3 13.9 2.9 11.7

Bowling centers

33 - - - -

Other amusement, gambling, and recreation industries

1,988 46.8 10.2 5.0 14.9

Accommodation and food services

10,952 52.3 13.3 7.1 25.8

Accommodation

1,592 55.5 13.8 8.9 28.4

Traveler accommodation

1,488 56.1 14.4 9.6 29.6

Recreational vehicle parks and camps, and rooming and boarding houses

104 47.2 4.0 0.1 10.8

Food services and drinking places

9,360 51.7 13.2 6.8 25.4

Restaurants and other food services

9,134 51.7 13.4 6.9 25.6

Drinking places, alcoholic beverages

226 51.1 5.9 2.3 13.9

Other services

7,320 52.2 10.6 7.7 18.1

Other services, except private households

6,596 47.9 11.0 8.1 15.9

Repair and maintenance

2,051 10.9 7.9 3.9 23.7

Automotive repair and maintenance

1,205 8.3 7.7 3.3 24.3

Car washes

168 12.0 12.8 2.5 34.3

Electronic and precision equipment repair and maintenance

134 17.2 12.2 8.9 17.3

Commercial and industrial machinery and equipment repair and maintenance

322 7.0 5.6 2.5 23.3

Personal and household goods repair and maintenance

218 26.5 6.1 7.0 16.1

Footwear and leather goods repair

5 - - - -

Personal and laundry services

2,481 71.7 12.6 14.2 15.5

Barber shops

134 20.5 34.6 2.8 19.5

Beauty salons

982 91.2 12.7 6.8 16.3

Nail salons and other personal care services

541 75.4 7.3 43.2 7.2

Drycleaning and laundry services

286 56.6 14.6 10.5 31.2

Funeral homes, and cemeteries and crematories

149 40.9 11.7 1.4 11.2

Other personal services

389 57.8 11.3 4.2 13.8

Membership associations and organizations

2,064 55.9 12.0 4.8 8.5

Religious organizations

1,088 47.2 10.3 4.8 8.4

Civic, social, advocacy organizations, and grantmaking and giving services

754 68.9 15.3 5.2 8.6

Labor unions

58 46.3 12.0 3.1 17.4

Business, professional, political, and similar organizations

164 56.9 8.5 3.4 6.0

Private households

724 91.7 7.6 4.1 38.5

Public administration

6,857 45.1 16.7 4.5 12.2

Executive offices and legislative bodies

1,082 50.9 16.2 4.4 15.2

Public finance activities

302 62.4 16.5 9.4 9.9

Other general government and support

106 42.9 18.5 1.1 10.1

Justice, public order, and safety activities

2,739 34.7 15.0 2.4 12.1

Administration of human resource programs

995 71.5 22.2 7.3 13.6

Administration of environmental quality and housing programs

248 43.5 8.9 4.8 4.8

Administration of economic programs and space research

529 46.5 17.1 4.7 9.7

National security and international affairs

857 34.4 18.3 6.7 11.8

n.e.c. = not elsewhere classified.
NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not shown for all races. Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 50,000).

 

Last Modified Date: February 8, 2017