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

   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Jan 2019
Name Jan 2019 Dec 2018 Jan 2018 Units
Monthly, Employed
Total, 16 years and over
154,964 156,481 152,848 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
63,818 63,642 62,123 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
26,733 26,450 25,480 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
37,085 37,192 36,643 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
25,770 26,271 25,725 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
33,159 33,718 33,454 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
15,438 16,217 15,725 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
783 642 741 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
14,277 14,439 14,212 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
1,119 1,148 1,090 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
8,453 8,390 8,226 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
4,705 4,901 4,897 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
17,940 18,412 17,334 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
8,417 8,689 8,495 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
9,522 9,722 8,839 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployed
Total, 16 years and over
7,140 6,029 7,189 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,607 1,368 1,374 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
676 582 513 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
931 786 861 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
1,504 1,301 1,617 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
1,514 1,244 1,495 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
731 602 754 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
17,721 17,500 17,729 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
1,081 858 1,078 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
257 143 166 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
689 539 755 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
136 175 157 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
870 746 1,050 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
372 298 401 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
498 448 649 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployment Rates
Total, 16 years and over
4.4 3.7 4.5 %
Management, professional, and related occupations
2.5 2.1 2.2 %
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
2.5 2.2 2.0 %
Professional and related occupations
2.4 2.1 2.3 %
Service occupations
5.5 4.7 5.9 %
Sales and office occupations
4.4 3.6 4.3 %
Sales and related occupations
4.5 3.6 4.6 %
Office and administrative support occupations
4.2 3.5 4.0 %
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
7.0 5.6 7.1 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
18.6 11.1 13.2 %
Construction and extraction occupations
7.5 6.0 8.4 %
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
2.8 3.4 3.1 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
4.6 3.9 5.7 %
Production occupations
4.2 3.3 4.5 %
Transportation and material moving occupations
5.0 4.4 6.8 %
   

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