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

   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Sep 2017
Name Sep 2017 Aug 2017 Sep 2016 Units
Monthly, Employed
Total, 16 years and over
154,494 153,576 151,977 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
60,990 59,559 59,599 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
25,309 25,085 24,729 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
35,681 34,474 34,870 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
27,429 27,582 27,100 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
33,697 33,730 33,435 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
15,798 15,616 15,704 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
810 730 760 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
14,110 14,413 14,106 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
1,155 1,244 1,159 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
8,010 8,256 8,101 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
4,945 4,913 4,845 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
18,268 18,293 17,738 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
8,282 8,248 8,261 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
9,986 10,045 9,477 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployed
Total, 16 years and over
6,556 7,287 7,658 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,463 1,731 1,652 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
636 611 708 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
827 1,120 944 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
1,414 1,554 1,690 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
1,415 1,422 1,614 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
605 691 855 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
17,899 18,114 17,731 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
746 772 772 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
105 75 116 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
470 520 489 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
171 177 167 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
873 1,064 1,151 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
405 497 561 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
468 567 590 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployment Rates
Total, 16 years and over
4.1 4.5 4.8 %
Management, professional, and related occupations
2.3 2.8 2.7 %
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
2.5 2.4 2.8 %
Professional and related occupations
2.3 3.1 2.6 %
Service occupations
4.9 5.3 5.9 %
Sales and office occupations
4.0 4.0 4.6 %
Sales and related occupations
3.7 4.2 5.2 %
Office and administrative support occupations
4.3 3.9 4.1 %
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
5.0 5.1 5.2 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
8.3 5.7 9.1 %
Construction and extraction occupations
5.5 5.9 5.7 %
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
3.4 3.5 3.3 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
4.6 5.5 6.1 %
Production occupations
4.7 5.7 6.4 %
Transportation and material moving occupations
4.5 5.3 5.9 %
   

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