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

   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Sep 2020
Name Sep 2020 Aug 2020 Sep 2019 Units
Monthly, Employed
Total, 16 years and over
147,796 147,224 158,478 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
62,759 63,095 64,343 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
26,747 27,090 27,218 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
36,011 36,004 37,124 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
23,428 22,673 27,303 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
29,696 30,434 33,675 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
14,157 14,402 15,733 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
15,539 16,032 17,942 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
13,683 13,559 14,534 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
966 977 1,149 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
8,038 7,972 8,347 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
4,679 4,610 5,037 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
18,231 17,464 18,624 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
7,696 7,427 8,502 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
10,534 10,037 10,123 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployed
Total, 16 years and over
12,277 13,742 5,465 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
2,946 3,680 1,235 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
1,336 1,325 450 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
1,611 2,354 786 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
3,200 3,500 1,068 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
2,610 2,581 1,158 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
1,388 1,361 581 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
1,222 1,220 577 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
1,023 1,162 489 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
61 77 63 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
702 739 314 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
261 345 111 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
1,953 2,187 846 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
691 800 379 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
1,262 1,386 467 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployment Rates
Total, 16 years and over
7.7 8.5 3.3 %
Management, professional, and related occupations
4.5 5.5 1.9 %
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
4.8 4.7 1.6 %
Professional and related occupations
4.3 6.1 2.1 %
Service occupations
12.0 13.4 3.8 %
Sales and office occupations
8.1 7.8 3.3 %
Sales and related occupations
8.9 8.6 3.6 %
Office and administrative support occupations
7.3 7.1 3.1 %
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
7.0 7.9 3.3 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
5.9 7.3 5.2 %
Construction and extraction occupations
8.0 8.5 3.6 %
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
5.3 7.0 2.2 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
9.7 11.1 4.3 %
Production occupations
8.2 9.7 4.3 %
Transportation and material moving occupations
10.7 12.1 4.4 %
   

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