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

   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Sep 2021
Name Sep 2021 Aug 2021 Sep 2020 Units
Monthly, Employed
Total, 16 years and over
154,026 153,232 147,796 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
65,163 64,122 62,759 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
27,952 28,160 26,747 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
37,211 35,961 36,011 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
25,674 24,940 23,428 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
29,593 29,671 29,696 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
14,225 14,277 14,157 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
15,368 15,394 15,539 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
14,295 14,588 13,683 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
1,024 1,146 966 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
8,332 8,330 8,038 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
4,939 5,113 4,679 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
19,301 19,911 18,231 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
7,967 8,231 7,696 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
11,335 11,679 10,534 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployed
Total, 16 years and over
7,366 8,556 12,277 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,580 2,123 2,946 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
669 849 1,336 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
911 1,274 1,611 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
1,758 2,008 3,200 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
1,525 1,604 2,610 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
782 832 1,388 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
743 772 1,222 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
700 723 1,023 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
71 74 61 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
427 480 702 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
202 169 261 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
1,298 1,490 1,953 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
463 442 691 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
835 1,048 1,262 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployment Rates
Total, 16 years and over
4.6 5.3 7.7 %
Management, professional, and related occupations
2.4 3.2 4.5 %
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
2.3 2.9 4.8 %
Professional and related occupations
2.4 3.4 4.3 %
Service occupations
6.4 7.5 12.0 %
Sales and office occupations
4.9 5.1 8.1 %
Sales and related occupations
5.2 5.5 8.9 %
Office and administrative support occupations
4.6 4.8 7.3 %
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
4.7 4.7 7.0 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
6.5 6.1 5.9 %
Construction and extraction occupations
4.9 5.4 8.0 %
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
3.9 3.2 5.3 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
6.3 7.0 9.7 %
Production occupations
5.5 5.1 8.2 %
Transportation and material moving occupations
6.9 8.2 10.7 %
   

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