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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-20. Employed persons by occupation, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex
[Percent distribution]
Occupation, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity Total Men Women
June
2022
June
2023
June
2022
June
2023
June
2022
June
2023

TOTAL

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

158,678 161,559 84,690 86,140 73,988 75,419

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

42.4 43.3 38.4 39.0 46.9 48.2

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

18.4 19.1 18.8 19.5 17.9 18.7

Professional and related occupations

24.0 24.2 19.6 19.5 29.0 29.5

Service occupations

16.5 16.7 13.4 13.8 20.1 20.1

Sales and office occupations

19.1 18.7 13.9 13.9 25.0 24.1

Sales and related occupations

9.0 8.8 8.6 8.5 9.5 9.1

Office and administrative support occupations

10.1 9.9 5.3 5.3 15.5 15.0

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

9.1 9.0 16.0 15.9 1.1 1.2

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.7 0.6 1.0 0.9 0.4 0.4

Construction and extraction occupations

5.4 5.3 9.7 9.5 0.5 0.5

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.0 3.1 5.4 5.5 0.3 0.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

13.0 12.3 18.2 17.4 7.0 6.4

Production occupations

5.4 5.1 7.0 6.9 3.5 3.1

Transportation and material moving occupations

7.6 7.2 11.2 10.5 3.5 3.3

White

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

121,949 123,760 66,175 67,089 55,774 56,671

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

43.0 43.6 38.7 39.3 48.0 48.6

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

19.2 19.9 19.8 20.6 18.6 19.2

Professional and related occupations

23.7 23.6 19.0 18.7 29.4 29.4

Service occupations

15.5 15.6 12.6 12.8 19.0 19.0

Sales and office occupations

19.1 18.9 13.8 13.7 25.5 24.9

Sales and related occupations

9.3 9.0 9.0 8.7 9.6 9.3

Office and administrative support occupations

9.9 9.8 4.8 5.0 15.9 15.6

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

10.2 10.2 17.8 17.6 1.2 1.3

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.8 0.8 1.0 1.0 0.5 0.5

Construction and extraction occupations

6.0 6.0 10.7 10.6 0.5 0.6

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.4 3.3 6.1 6.0 0.3 0.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

12.1 11.8 17.0 16.6 6.3 6.1

Production occupations

5.2 5.1 6.9 7.0 3.2 2.8

Transportation and material moving occupations

6.9 6.7 10.2 9.6 3.1 3.3

Black or African American

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

20,082 20,495 9,773 9,873 10,309 10,621

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

33.0 35.3 26.9 27.9 38.8 42.2

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

13.3 14.0 12.6 12.7 13.9 15.2

Professional and related occupations

19.7 21.3 14.3 15.1 24.9 27.0

Service occupations

21.9 22.7 18.5 20.5 25.1 24.7

Sales and office occupations

20.3 19.5 15.0 14.7 25.4 24.0

Sales and related occupations

8.1 8.2 7.0 7.6 9.2 8.8

Office and administrative support occupations

12.2 11.3 8.0 7.1 16.2 15.3

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

5.2 5.4 9.9 10.3 0.8 0.9

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.3 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.1

Construction and extraction occupations

3.2 3.1 6.1 5.9 0.3 0.5

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

1.8 2.2 3.4 4.2 0.3 0.4

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

19.6 17.1 29.7 26.7 10.0 8.2

Production occupations

6.7 5.9 9.7 7.8 3.9 4.2

Transportation and material moving occupations

12.8 11.2 19.9 18.9 6.1 4.0

Asian

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

10,602 11,104 5,538 5,897 5,064 5,206

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

58.3 59.5 60.4 59.5 56.0 59.4

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

20.7 22.0 21.7 21.7 19.6 22.3

Professional and related occupations

37.6 37.5 38.7 37.8 36.4 37.1

Service occupations

14.5 14.3 10.8 10.6 18.6 18.5

Sales and office occupations

15.6 15.0 13.3 14.5 18.1 15.6

Sales and related occupations

8.2 7.7 7.8 8.8 8.6 6.5

Office and administrative support occupations

7.4 7.3 5.5 5.8 9.5 9.1

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

2.5 2.6 4.3 4.6 0.4 0.4

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.3 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.1

Construction and extraction occupations

1.4 1.1 2.4 2.1 0.2 0.0

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

0.9 1.5 1.5 2.4 0.2 0.4

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

9.1 8.5 11.1 10.8 6.8 6.0

Production occupations

4.3 4.3 4.0 4.7 4.5 3.9

Transportation and material moving occupations

4.8 4.2 7.1 6.0 2.3 2.1

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

29,443 30,684 16,916 17,329 12,527 13,355

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

24.9 27.0 21.0 22.6 30.2 32.8

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

11.5 12.9 10.9 12.6 12.2 13.2

Professional and related occupations

13.5 14.2 10.1 10.0 18.0 19.5

Service occupations

23.0 23.6 17.7 18.5 30.1 30.2

Sales and office occupations

18.2 16.9 12.0 11.1 26.5 24.4

Sales and related occupations

8.6 7.4 6.9 6.1 10.9 9.2

Office and administrative support occupations

9.6 9.5 5.1 5.1 15.6 15.3

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

17.1 16.4 27.9 27.2 2.6 2.4

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1.6 1.5 2.0 1.8 1.0 1.1

Construction and extraction occupations

11.9 11.5 19.9 19.6 1.2 1.0

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.6 3.4 6.0 5.8 0.4 0.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

16.8 16.0 21.4 20.6 10.6 10.2

Production occupations

6.6 6.3 7.5 7.3 5.3 5.0

Transportation and material moving occupations

10.2 9.7 13.9 13.2 5.3 5.1

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Effective with January 2020 data, occupations reflect the introduction of the 2018 Census occupational classification system, derived from the 2018 Standard Occupational Classification (SOC). No historical data have been revised. Data for 2020 are not strictly comparable with earlier years.

 

Last Modified Date: May 21, 2024