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Table 7. Employed persons working on main job (1) at home and at their workplace and time spent working at each location by class of worker, occupation, and earnings, 2008 annual averages

       Table 7.  Employed persons working on main job (1) at home and at their workplace and time spent working at each location by class of worker,
       occupation, and earnings, 2008 annual averages
       
       (Numbers in thousands)
                                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                                     
                                                             Employed persons who worked   Employed persons who worked   Employed persons who worked 
                                                                  on an average day          at their workplace on an       at home on an average    
                                                                                                  average day (2)                  day (2) (3)       
                                                    Total                                                                                            
                     Characteristic                employed                                                                                          
                                                                       Percent   Average             Percent   Average             Percent   Average 
                                                              Number      of     hours of   Number   of those  hours of   Number   of those  hours of
                                                                       employed    work                who     work at               who     work at 
                                                                                                      worked  workplace             worked     home  
                                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                                     
            Class of worker (main job only)                                                                                                          
       Wage and salary workers...................  143,898    96,088     66.8       7.58    85,115     88.6       7.87    16,361     17.0       2.50 
       Self-employed workers.....................   11,170     7,773     69.6       6.43     3,954     50.9       6.96     4,299     55.3       4.08 
                                                                                                                                                     
               Occupation (main job only)                                                                                                            
       Management, business, and financial                                                                                                           
          operations.............................   24,405    18,295     75.0       7.85    14,311     78.2       8.33     5,459     29.8       3.18 
       Professional and related..................   33,260    22,179     66.7       7.16    17,575     79.2       7.72     7,129     32.1       2.54 
       Services..................................   26,974    16,622     61.6       6.84    14,522     87.4       7.09     2,163     13.0       3.67 
       Sales and related.........................   16,961    11,991     70.7       7.59    10,309     86.0       7.84     2,914     24.3       2.84 
       Office and administrative support.........   19,613    11,751     59.9       7.18    10,563     89.9       7.53     1,444     12.3       2.11 
       Farming, fishing, and forestry............     (5)       (5)       (5)        (5)      (5)       (5)        (5)      (5)       (5)        (5) 
       Construction and extraction...............    9,097     6,246     68.7       8.05     6,003     96.1       8.19       343      5.5        (5) 
       Installation, maintenance, and repair.....    4,610     3,274     71.0       8.38     3,149     96.2       8.53       300      9.2        (5) 
       Production................................    9,805     6,455     65.8       7.94     6,106     94.6       8.21       358      5.5        (5) 
       Transportation and material moving........    9,346     6,338     67.8       8.19     5,903     93.1       8.01       464      7.3        (5) 
                                                                                                                                                     
         Earnings of full-time wage and salary                                                                                                       
          workers (single jobholders only) (4)                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                                     
       0 - $500..................................   25,926    17,273     66.6       8.06    16,308     94.4       8.07     1,384      8.0        (5) 
       $501 - $780...............................   23,205    15,793     68.1       8.07    15,098     95.6       8.20     1,187      7.5       1.77 
       $781 - $1,210.............................   24,531    17,091     69.7       7.91    15,334     89.7       8.29     2,788     16.3       1.97 
       $1,211 and higher.........................   24,584    17,979     73.1       8.17    14,990     83.4       8.59     5,559     30.9       2.46 
       
          1 Includes work at main job only and at locations other than home or workplace.  Excludes travel related to work.
          2 Individuals may have worked at more than one location.
          3 "Working at home" includes any time persons did work at home and it is not restricted to persons whose usual workplace is their home.
          4 These values are based on usual weekly earnings.  Each earnings range represents approximately 25 percent of full-time wage and salary
       workers who held only one job.
          5 Data not shown where base is less than 1.2 million.
          NOTE:  Data refer to persons 15 years and over.
       
       
       
       
       
       

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