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
2nd
2017
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SEX

Total

153,585 155,941 120,452 121,703 18,619 19,098 9,466 9,785

Men

81,714 83,042 65,315 66,049 8,800 9,029 4,961 5,218

Women

71,871 72,899 55,137 55,654 9,819 10,068 4,505 4,567

OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations

61,065 62,090 48,974 49,348 5,685 5,958 4,818 5,139

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

25,367 25,586 21,142 21,100 1,980 2,125 1,618 1,753

Management occupations

17,798 18,068 15,002 15,213 1,337 1,356 1,070 1,087

Business and financial operations occupations

7,569 7,518 6,140 5,887 643 768 548 666

Professional and related occupations

35,698 36,504 27,832 28,248 3,705 3,833 3,200 3,385

Computer and mathematical occupations

4,721 5,027 3,158 3,377 450 426 989 1,096

Architecture and engineering occupations

3,251 3,165 2,539 2,454 202 210 421 426

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,446 1,547 1,106 1,217 95 105 216 188

Community and social services occupations

2,602 2,610 1,937 1,887 495 490 93 105

Legal occupations

1,809 1,931 1,555 1,664 117 115 75 86

Education, training, and library occupations

9,498 9,383 7,758 7,660 1,052 1,037 445 426

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,215 3,499 2,657 2,882 225 278 190 199

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

9,157 9,343 7,122 7,107 1,068 1,172 770 858

Service occupations

26,919 27,509 19,610 19,867 4,530 4,765 1,585 1,631

Healthcare support occupations

3,492 3,709 2,310 2,403 879 959 185 200

Protective service occupations

2,957 3,243 2,120 2,427 639 625 65 56

Food preparation and serving related occupations

8,378 8,659 6,261 6,278 1,122 1,315 539 575

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,968 5,872 4,669 4,515 840 882 213 208

Personal care and service occupations

6,125 6,026 4,250 4,244 1,049 983 583 591

Sales and office occupations

33,359 33,385 26,167 26,252 4,251 4,207 1,800 1,720

Sales and related occupations

15,718 15,813 12,545 12,696 1,719 1,672 945 917

Office and administrative support occupations

17,640 17,572 13,622 13,557 2,532 2,534 855 803

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

14,334 14,359 12,536 12,461 1,035 1,075 302 307

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,245 1,035 1,134 960 58 26 16 16

Construction and extraction occupations

8,149 8,219 7,189 7,228 576 551 123 149

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,940 5,105 4,213 4,273 401 498 163 143

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,908 18,597 13,166 13,774 3,118 3,094 962 988

Production occupations

8,621 8,579 6,490 6,526 1,264 1,167 573 519

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,287 10,018 6,676 7,249 1,855 1,927 388 469

CLASS OF WORKER

Agriculture

Wage and salary workers(1)

1,690 1,575 1,555 1,472 60 40 22 19

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

874 771 843 750 6 0 13 7

Unpaid family workers

23 36 21 33 1 0 0 0

Nonagricultural industries

Wage and salary workers(1)

142,224 144,498 110,783 112,006 17,782 18,272 8,943 9,212

Government

20,798 21,076 15,851 16,120 3,195 3,223 1,063 940

Private industries

121,427 123,422 94,931 95,886 14,587 15,049 7,879 8,272

Private households

655 774 546 645 57 69 32 26

Other industries

120,772 122,648 94,386 95,241 14,529 14,979 7,847 8,245

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

8,716 8,986 7,198 7,391 769 785 486 527

Unpaid family workers

58 75 53 51 2 0 3 20

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS(2)

Full-time workers

126,260 128,763 98,707 100,127 15,564 15,983 8,018 8,371

Part-time workers

27,325 27,177 21,745 21,577 3,054 3,115 1,448 1,414

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: July 06, 2018