Table 3. Distribution of employed wage and salary workers by tenure with current employer, age, sex, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, January 2018

Table 3. Distribution of employed wage and salary workers by tenure with current employer, age, sex, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, January 2018
Age, sex, race, and
Hispanic or Latino ethnicity
Number employed
(in thousands)
Percent distribution by tenure with current employer
Total 12 months
or less
13 to 23
months
2 years 3 to 4
years
5 to 9
years
10 to 14
years
15 to 19
years
20 years
or more

Total

16 years and over

137,442 100.0 22.3 6.9 5.6 17.6 18.8 11.6 6.9 10.3

16 to 19 years

4,597 100.0 74.0 11.9 7.4 6.2 0.4 - - -

20 years and over

132,845 100.0 20.5 6.7 5.5 18.0 19.5 12.1 7.2 10.6

20 to 24 years

13,455 100.0 53.6 12.6 11.0 18.3 4.5 0.1 - -

25 to 34 years

32,512 100.0 27.7 9.5 7.9 26.2 21.8 6.3 0.7 -

35 to 44 years

29,110 100.0 17.1 6.0 4.8 18.5 23.8 17.3 8.8 3.8

45 to 54 years

28,528 100.0 11.9 4.7 3.5 14.5 20.5 15.9 11.9 17.2

55 to 64 years

22,367 100.0 9.2 3.5 3.2 11.5 18.5 14.9 11.9 27.4

65 years and over

6,872 100.0 8.4 4.0 2.9 11.5 18.8 15.4 10.4 28.6

Men

16 years and over

71,178 100.0 21.8 6.6 5.5 17.5 19.1 11.8 6.9 10.9

16 to 19 years

2,217 100.0 72.9 12.2 6.5 8.0 0.4 - - -

20 years and over

68,960 100.0 20.2 6.4 5.5 17.8 19.7 12.1 7.1 11.2

20 to 24 years

6,838 100.0 52.2 12.0 11.3 19.9 4.5 0.2 - -

25 to 34 years

17,374 100.0 27.2 9.1 7.6 25.0 23.6 6.9 0.6 -

35 to 44 years

15,334 100.0 16.2 6.0 4.8 18.2 23.4 17.8 9.3 4.3

45 to 54 years

14,673 100.0 12.2 4.0 3.4 14.2 19.4 16.0 12.2 18.6

55 to 64 years

11,202 100.0 9.5 3.5 3.0 11.4 18.8 13.3 10.9 29.7

65 years and over

3,539 100.0 7.9 3.7 3.3 11.5 18.2 16.6 9.7 29.1

Women

16 years and over

66,264 100.0 22.8 7.1 5.7 17.7 18.6 11.5 7.0 9.6

16 to 19 years

2,380 100.0 75.1 11.6 8.3 4.6 0.3 - - -

20 years and over

63,884 100.0 20.9 7.0 5.6 18.2 19.3 12.0 7.2 9.9

20 to 24 years

6,617 100.0 55.0 13.1 10.8 16.6 4.5 - - -

25 to 34 years

15,138 100.0 28.4 9.9 8.2 27.6 19.7 5.5 0.7 -

35 to 44 years

13,776 100.0 18.1 5.9 4.7 18.9 24.3 16.8 8.1 3.2

45 to 54 years

13,856 100.0 11.6 5.4 3.7 14.8 21.7 15.7 11.5 15.7

55 to 64 years

11,165 100.0 8.9 3.4 3.4 11.6 18.2 16.5 12.9 25.1

65 years and over

3,333 100.0 8.9 4.4 2.4 11.6 19.3 14.2 11.1 28.1

White

16 years and over

106,391 100.0 21.6 6.7 5.3 17.0 19.1 11.9 7.3 11.2

Men

56,112 100.0 20.9 6.4 5.2 17.0 19.4 12.0 7.2 11.9

Women

50,280 100.0 22.3 7.0 5.4 17.0 18.7 11.8 7.4 10.4

Black or African American

16 years and over

16,978 100.0 25.6 6.7 6.7 18.7 17.6 10.5 6.4 7.7

Men

7,764 100.0 26.8 6.8 7.0 17.5 17.4 10.5 6.6 7.3

Women

9,214 100.0 24.6 6.6 6.5 19.8 17.8 10.5 6.3 8.0

Asian

16 years and over

8,941 100.0 20.4 7.7 6.1 20.6 20.3 12.6 5.7 6.6

Men

4,725 100.0 19.8 7.3 6.1 21.5 20.2 12.6 5.6 6.7

Women

4,216 100.0 21.1 8.1 6.1 19.6 20.4 12.6 5.7 6.5

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

16 years and over

23,720 100.0 25.6 5.9 7.5 19.1 19.4 10.4 5.7 6.5

Men

13,206 100.0 23.7 5.4 7.9 19.9 20.1 10.9 5.2 6.9

Women

10,514 100.0 28.0 6.5 6.9 18.0 18.5 9.8 6.2 6.0

NOTE: Detail for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Because of rounding, sums of individual items may not equal totals. Dash represents or rounds to zero. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: September 20, 2018