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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-19. Employed persons by occupation, sex, and age
[In thousands]
Occupation Total Men Women
16 years
and over
16 years
and over
20 years
and over
16 years
and over
20 years
and over
Dec.
2021
Dec.
2022
Dec.
2021
Dec.
2022
Dec.
2021
Dec.
2022
Dec.
2021
Dec.
2022
Dec.
2021
Dec.
2022

Total

155,732 158,872 82,024 84,304 79,525 81,589 73,708 74,568 71,140 71,843

Management, professional, and related occupations

66,366 69,297 31,821 33,586 31,700 33,426 34,546 35,711 34,264 35,388

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

28,264 29,725 15,534 16,266 15,503 16,234 12,730 13,459 12,679 13,400

Management occupations

19,232 20,680 11,471 12,140 11,445 12,121 7,762 8,540 7,738 8,498

Business and financial operations occupations

9,032 9,045 4,064 4,126 4,058 4,113 4,968 4,919 4,941 4,902

Professional and related occupations

38,103 39,572 16,287 17,320 16,197 17,192 21,816 22,252 21,586 21,988

Computer and mathematical occupations

5,882 6,522 4,188 4,830 4,176 4,815 1,694 1,692 1,685 1,681

Architecture and engineering occupations

3,555 3,498 2,979 2,953 2,975 2,939 576 545 574 545

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,772 1,795 944 952 933 951 828 843 828 843

Community and social service occupations

2,732 2,960 838 942 838 933 1,894 2,018 1,885 2,013

Legal occupations

1,816 1,958 904 870 904 870 912 1,089 909 1,084

Education, training, and library occupations

9,384 9,544 2,320 2,560 2,298 2,541 7,064 6,983 6,955 6,841

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

3,350 3,500 1,666 1,899 1,632 1,846 1,683 1,601 1,628 1,549

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

9,611 9,795 2,447 2,314 2,441 2,297 7,164 7,480 7,123 7,433

Service occupations

24,821 25,334 10,550 10,779 9,603 9,721 14,270 14,555 13,172 13,401

Healthcare support occupations

4,736 4,914 755 726 718 710 3,981 4,188 3,896 4,100

Protective service occupations

3,055 3,025 2,199 2,400 2,153 2,320 857 625 817 606

Food preparation and serving related occupations

7,787 7,958 3,534 3,635 2,861 2,874 4,253 4,323 3,473 3,509

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,468 5,392 3,209 3,074 3,078 2,950 2,260 2,319 2,207 2,252

Personal care and service occupations

3,774 4,044 854 944 792 867 2,920 3,100 2,778 2,933

Sales and office occupations

30,949 30,185 11,958 11,791 11,460 11,230 18,991 18,395 18,054 17,348

Sales and related occupations

14,527 14,053 7,290 7,177 6,958 6,781 7,237 6,876 6,632 6,122

Office and administrative support occupations

16,422 16,133 4,668 4,614 4,502 4,449 11,755 11,519 11,421 11,227

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,774 14,295 12,988 13,439 12,622 13,097 787 856 764 828

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

961 945 731 641 672 605 230 304 218 280

Construction and extraction occupations

8,158 8,491 7,794 8,161 7,614 7,957 364 330 361 330

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,655 4,860 4,462 4,638 4,336 4,535 193 222 185 218

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

19,821 19,760 14,707 14,708 14,139 14,115 5,114 5,051 4,885 4,878

Production occupations

8,066 8,152 5,699 5,643 5,559 5,504 2,368 2,508 2,281 2,446

Transportation and material moving occupations

11,755 11,608 9,009 9,065 8,580 8,612 2,746 2,543 2,604 2,431

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Effective with January 2020 data, occupations reflect the introduction of the 2018 Census occupational classification system, derived from the 2018 Standard Occupational Classification (SOC). No historical data have been revised. Data for 2020 are not strictly comparable with earlier years.

 

Last Modified Date: January 06, 2023