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Current Population Survey (Household Data):
Table A-13. Employed and unemployed persons by occupation, Not seasonally adjusted

   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Nov 2018
Name Nov 2018 Oct 2018 Nov 2017 Units
Monthly, Employed
Total, 16 years and over
157,015 156,952 154,180 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
63,084 62,929 61,818 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
26,248 26,165 25,731 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
36,836 36,764 36,087 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
26,724 26,689 26,376 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
33,753 33,730 33,390 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
15,995 15,927 15,748 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
604 634 675 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
14,819 14,588 14,667 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
1,185 1,181 1,213 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
8,636 8,558 8,498 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
4,998 4,849 4,955 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
18,635 19,015 17,930 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
8,797 8,904 8,685 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
9,837 10,112 9,245 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployed
Total, 16 years and over
5,650 5,771 6,286 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,330 1,246 1,266 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
557 535 511 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
773 711 755 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
1,154 1,247 1,368 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
1,224 1,233 1,345 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
620 599 670 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
17,758 17,803 17,642 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
677 546 789 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
129 63 96 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
400 400 508 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
148 83 184 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
723 920 860 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
307 414 295 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
415 506 564 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployment Rates
Total, 16 years and over
3.5 3.5 3.9 %
Management, professional, and related occupations
2.1 1.9 2.0 %
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
2.1 2.0 1.9 %
Professional and related occupations
2.1 1.9 2.0 %
Service occupations
4.1 4.5 4.9 %
Sales and office occupations
3.5 3.5 3.9 %
Sales and related occupations
3.7 3.6 4.1 %
Office and administrative support occupations
3.3 3.4 3.7 %
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
4.4 3.6 5.1 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
9.8 5.0 7.4 %
Construction and extraction occupations
4.4 4.5 5.6 %
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
2.9 1.7 3.6 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
3.7 4.6 4.6 %
Production occupations
3.4 4.4 3.3 %
Transportation and material moving occupations
4.0 4.8 5.8 %
   

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