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

   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Mar 2019
Name Mar 2019 Feb 2019 Mar 2018 Units
Monthly, Employed
Total, 16 years and over
156,441 156,167 154,877 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
64,299 64,281 63,067 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
26,898 26,562 25,992 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
37,401 37,718 37,074 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
26,351 26,090 26,564 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
33,050 33,200 32,896 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
15,365 15,292 15,413 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
640 652 697 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
14,060 13,964 13,860 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
1,130 1,143 992 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
8,367 8,272 7,966 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
4,562 4,549 4,902 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
18,681 18,633 18,490 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
8,635 8,742 8,539 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
10,046 9,891 9,952 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployed
Total, 16 years and over
6,382 6,625 6,671 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,289 1,317 1,310 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
552 565 520 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
736 753 790 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
1,442 1,447 1,447 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
1,379 1,452 1,428 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
739 800 731 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
17,685 17,908 17,482 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
827 939 999 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
207 190 137 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
503 598 712 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
118 151 150 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
889 868 933 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
375 340 382 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
514 528 551 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployment Rates
Total, 16 years and over
3.9 4.1 4.1 %
Management, professional, and related occupations
2.0 2.0 2.0 %
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
2.0 2.1 2.0 %
Professional and related occupations
1.9 2.0 2.1 %
Service occupations
5.2 5.3 5.2 %
Sales and office occupations
4.0 4.2 4.2 %
Sales and related occupations
4.6 5.0 4.5 %
Office and administrative support occupations
3.5 3.5 3.8 %
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
5.6 6.3 6.7 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
15.5 14.3 12.1 %
Construction and extraction occupations
5.7 6.7 8.2 %
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
2.5 3.2 3.0 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
4.5 4.5 4.8 %
Production occupations
4.2 3.7 4.3 %
Transportation and material moving occupations
4.9 5.1 5.2 %
   

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