Bossier Parish

Bossier Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (November 2017)

Civilian Labor Force 55,732
Total Employed 53,578
Total Un-employed 2,154
Unemployment Rate 3.9%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, November 2017
 
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2017)

Blue Collar 23.27%
White Collar 57.89%
Service and Farm 18.84%
Nielsen Segmentation & Market Solutions 2017 Demographic Snapshot.

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q1 2017)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 43,023 $728
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 153 $753
Mining 976 $1,649
Utilities 218 $1,796
Construction 2,385 $767
Manufacturing 1,813 $1,228
Wholesale trade 1,839 $1,110
Retail trade 7,103 $516
Transportation and warehousing 850 $915
Information 521 $860
Finance and insurance 958 $1,081
Real estate and rental and leasing 660 $664
Professional and technical services 1,085 $883
Management of companies and enterprises 221 $1,382
Administrative and waste services 1,807 $586
Educational services * *
Health care and social assistance 4,602 $768
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 1,782 $615
Accommodation and food services 7,675 $383
Other services, except public administration 1,125 $608
Public administration 2,995 $1,097
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q1 2017. Released September 2017.