HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-13. Employed persons by sex, occupation, class of worker, full- or part-time status, and race
[In thousands]
Category Total White Black or African
American
Asian
3rd
2017
3rd
2018
3rd
2017
3rd
2018
3rd
2017
3rd
2018
3rd
2017
3rd
2018

SEX

Total

154,180 156,245 120,750 121,624 18,701 19,221 9,528 9,930

Men

82,193 83,235 65,533 66,037 8,871 9,124 5,042 5,225

Women

71,987 73,010 55,217 55,588 9,830 10,097 4,486 4,705

OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations

60,157 61,736 48,172 48,962 5,688 5,818 4,825 5,295

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

25,207 25,828 20,960 21,236 2,096 2,121 1,528 1,795

Management occupations

17,785 18,273 14,934 15,292 1,370 1,376 1,023 1,091

Business and financial operations occupations

7,422 7,555 6,026 5,944 726 745 505 704

Professional and related occupations

34,951 35,908 27,211 27,726 3,592 3,697 3,297 3,500

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,791 5,061 3,268 3,387 379 401 1,031 1,146

Architecture and engineering occupations

3,333 3,281 2,664 2,605 156 193 444 395

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,419 1,498 1,044 1,154 83 128 260 187

Community and social services occupations

2,659 2,678 1,931 1,920 532 521 110 128

Legal occupations

1,860 1,913 1,628 1,642 138 141 63 92

Education, training, and library occupations

8,505 8,438 6,988 6,850 969 903 350 464

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,246 3,401 2,710 2,838 225 234 177 193

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

9,138 9,638 6,979 7,330 1,111 1,175 864 896

Service occupations

27,651 27,175 20,074 19,539 4,573 4,763 1,705 1,678

Healthcare support occupations

3,448 3,494 2,226 2,208 883 980 197 179

Protective service occupations

3,386 3,384 2,426 2,502 705 670 105 93

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,586 8,271 6,317 6,031 1,207 1,219 531 561

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

6,309 6,076 4,935 4,728 917 889 217 189

Personal care and service occupations

5,921 5,950 4,171 4,070 862 1,005 655 656

Sales and office occupations

33,814 33,613 26,576 26,373 4,406 4,338 1,631 1,682

Sales and related occupations

15,765 15,806 12,575 12,703 1,770 1,741 862 850

Office and administrative support occupations

18,048 17,807 14,001 13,670 2,636 2,597 769 832

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

14,302 14,848 12,450 12,793 1,074 1,104 290 311

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,219 1,207 1,061 1,075 71 53 26 19

Construction and extraction occupations

8,125 8,535 7,167 7,471 553 582 109 119

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,957 5,106 4,221 4,248 450 470 155 173

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

18,256 18,874 13,479 13,957 2,960 3,197 1,078 965

Production occupations

8,379 8,599 6,446 6,568 1,089 1,190 535 503

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,878 10,274 7,033 7,389 1,871 2,007 543 461

CLASS OF WORKER

Agriculture

Wage and salary workers(1)

1,702 1,736 1,511 1,560 78 76 38 25

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

738 800 702 754 6 10 11 20

Unpaid family workers

21 23 17 23 0 0 0 0

Nonagricultural industries

Wage and salary workers(1)

142,985 144,708 111,201 111,869 17,879 18,384 9,030 9,384

Government

20,504 20,309 15,650 15,413 3,233 3,172 893 983

Private industries

122,480 124,398 95,551 96,456 14,646 15,211 8,137 8,401

Private households

646 775 544 648 59 69 24 23

Other industries

121,834 123,624 95,007 95,808 14,587 15,143 8,114 8,378

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

8,680 8,898 7,265 7,348 737 752 448 494

Unpaid family workers

55 80 54 71 1 0 0 7

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS(2)

Full-time workers

127,376 130,028 99,425 100,786 15,593 16,329 8,191 8,519

Part-time workers

26,804 26,216 21,325 20,838 3,109 2,892 1,337 1,411

Footnotes
(1) Includes self-employed workers whose businesses are incorporated.
(2) Employed persons are classified as full- or part-time workers based on their usual weekly hours at all jobs regardless of the number of hours they are at work during the reference week. Persons absent from work also are classified according to their usual status. Full time is 35 hours or more per week; part time is less than 35 hours.

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups will not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: October 05, 2018