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

   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    May 2019
Name May 2019 Apr 2019 May 2018 Units
Monthly, Employed
Total, 16 years and over
157,152 156,710 156,009 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
63,594 63,560 62,360 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
26,534 26,645 25,784 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
37,060 36,915 36,576 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
27,390 26,921 27,710 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
32,997 33,295 33,165 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
15,429 15,211 15,769 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
735 629 602 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
14,355 14,141 14,299 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
1,330 1,198 1,056 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
8,123 8,274 8,218 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
4,901 4,669 5,025 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
18,816 18,792 18,475 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
8,660 8,534 8,633 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
10,156 10,257 9,842 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployed
Total, 16 years and over
5,503 5,387 5,756 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,086 1,040 1,083 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
398 375 448 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
688 664 635 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
1,140 1,132 1,241 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
1,316 1,254 1,297 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
582 625 695 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
17,568 18,084 17,396 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
560 725 685 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
93 140 92 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
314 453 471 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
152 132 122 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
803 768 898 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
276 340 396 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
527 427 502 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployment Rates
Total, 16 years and over
3.4 3.3 3.6 %
Management, professional, and related occupations
1.7 1.6 1.7 %
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
1.5 1.4 1.7 %
Professional and related occupations
1.8 1.8 1.7 %
Service occupations
4.0 4.0 4.3 %
Sales and office occupations
3.8 3.6 3.8 %
Sales and related occupations
3.6 3.9 4.2 %
Office and administrative support occupations
4.0 3.4 3.3 %
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
3.8 4.9 4.6 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
6.6 10.5 8.0 %
Construction and extraction occupations
3.7 5.2 5.4 %
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
3.0 2.7 2.4 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
4.1 3.9 4.6 %
Production occupations
3.1 3.8 4.4 %
Transportation and material moving occupations
4.9 4.0 4.9 %
   

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