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

   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Mar 2018
Name Mar 2018 Feb 2018 Mar 2017 Units
Monthly, Employed
Total, 16 years and over
154,877 154,403 152,628 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
63,067 62,908 61,156 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
25,992 25,625 25,418 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
37,074 37,283 35,738 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
26,564 26,226 26,358 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
32,896 32,992 33,385 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
15,413 15,541 15,858 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
697 802 803 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
13,860 14,109 13,877 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
992 1,129 1,186 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
7,966 8,020 7,548 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
4,902 4,961 5,142 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
18,490 18,168 17,852 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
8,539 8,488 8,378 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
9,952 9,680 9,474 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployed
Total, 16 years and over
6,671 7,091 7,284 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,310 1,301 1,265 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
520 530 622 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
790 771 644 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
1,447 1,503 1,597 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
1,428 1,538 1,444 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
731 736 640 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
17,482 17,451 17,527 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
999 1,092 1,156 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
137 162 131 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
712 781 831 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
150 149 194 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
933 1,012 1,099 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
382 386 472 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
551 626 627 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployment Rates
Total, 16 years and over
4.1 4.4 4.6 %
Management, professional, and related occupations
2.0 2.0 2.0 %
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
2.0 2.0 2.4 %
Professional and related occupations
2.1 2.0 1.8 %
Service occupations
5.2 5.4 5.7 %
Sales and office occupations
4.2 4.5 4.1 %
Sales and related occupations
4.5 4.5 3.9 %
Office and administrative support occupations
3.8 4.4 4.4 %
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
6.7 7.2 7.7 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
12.1 12.5 9.9 %
Construction and extraction occupations
8.2 8.9 9.9 %
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
3.0 2.9 3.6 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
4.8 5.3 5.8 %
Production occupations
4.3 4.3 5.3 %
Transportation and material moving occupations
5.2 6.1 6.2 %
   

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