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
2016
3rd
2017
3rd
2016
3rd
2017
3rd
2016
3rd
2017
3rd
2016
3rd
2017

SEX

Total

152,073 154,180 119,694 120,750 18,113 18,701 9,330 9,528

Men

81,380 82,193 65,236 65,533 8,565 8,871 4,978 5,042

Women

70,693 71,987 54,458 55,217 9,548 9,830 4,352 4,486

OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations

58,853 60,157 47,160 48,172 5,403 5,688 4,851 4,825

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

24,718 25,207 20,419 20,960 2,007 2,096 1,704 1,528

Management occupations

17,252 17,785 14,441 14,934 1,338 1,370 1,078 1,023

Business and financial operations occupations

7,465 7,422 5,978 6,026 668 726 625 505

Professional and related occupations

34,135 34,951 26,741 27,211 3,396 3,592 3,147 3,297

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,527 4,791 3,066 3,268 351 379 971 1,031

Architecture and engineering occupations

3,373 3,333 2,724 2,664 192 156 379 444

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,334 1,419 1,014 1,044 94 83 201 260

Community and social services occupations

2,581 2,659 1,924 1,931 509 532 86 110

Legal occupations

1,830 1,860 1,603 1,628 140 138 67 63

Education, training, and library occupations

8,364 8,505 6,859 6,988 852 969 403 350

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,058 3,246 2,582 2,710 209 225 170 177

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

9,069 9,138 6,970 6,979 1,049 1,111 870 864

Service occupations

27,778 27,651 20,315 20,074 4,729 4,573 1,519 1,705

Healthcare support occupations

3,662 3,448 2,273 2,226 1,046 883 207 197

Protective service occupations

3,322 3,386 2,428 2,426 647 705 83 105

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,611 8,586 6,574 6,317 1,141 1,207 485 531

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

6,140 6,309 4,754 4,935 961 917 174 217

Personal care and service occupations

6,044 5,921 4,286 4,171 934 862 569 655

Sales and office occupations

33,441 33,814 26,408 26,576 4,162 4,406 1,702 1,631

Sales and related occupations

15,793 15,765 12,643 12,575 1,732 1,770 876 862

Office and administrative support occupations

17,647 18,048 13,765 14,001 2,430 2,636 826 769

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

14,311 14,302 12,453 12,450 1,074 1,074 344 290

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,209 1,219 1,094 1,061 50 71 31 26

Construction and extraction occupations

8,191 8,125 7,284 7,167 534 553 139 109

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,911 4,957 4,075 4,221 491 450 174 155

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,690 18,256 13,359 13,479 2,745 2,960 913 1,078

Production occupations

8,240 8,379 6,382 6,446 1,065 1,089 519 535

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,449 9,878 6,977 7,033 1,679 1,871 395 543

CLASS OF WORKER

Agriculture

Wage and salary workers(1)

1,723 1,702 1,600 1,511 50 78 30 38

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

868 738 839 702 6 6 8 11

Unpaid family workers

23 21 22 17 1 0 0 0

Nonagricultural industries

Wage and salary workers(1)

140,695 142,985 109,840 111,201 17,407 17,879 8,774 9,030

Government

20,126 20,504 15,419 15,650 3,003 3,233 949 893

Private industries

120,570 122,480 94,421 95,551 14,404 14,646 7,825 8,137

Private households

745 646 618 544 63 59 38 24

Other industries

119,825 121,834 93,803 95,007 14,342 14,587 7,788 8,114

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

8,682 8,680 7,326 7,265 643 737 510 448

Unpaid family workers

82 55 67 54 6 1 8 0

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS(2)

Full-time workers

125,376 127,376 98,280 99,425 15,168 15,593 7,975 8,191

Part-time workers

26,697 26,804 21,414 21,325 2,945 3,109 1,354 1,337

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 06, 2017