De Soto Parish

De Soto Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (May 2018)

Civilian Labor Force 10,718
Total Employed 10,100
Total Un-employed 618
Unemployment Rate 5.8%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, May 2018
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2018)

Blue Collar 31.56%
White Collar 49.11%
Service and Farm 19.34%
Environics Analytics (EA). Claritas - Pop-Facts Premier 2018, Claritas

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q3 2017)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 6,710 $915
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 99 $718
Mining 984 $1,580
Utilities 182 $1,470
Construction 418 $800
Manufacturing * *
Wholesale trade 69 $814
Retail trade 894 $482
Transportation and warehousing 260 $1,075
Information 46 $816
Finance and insurance 151 $744
Real estate and rental and leasing 17 $732
Professional and technical services 61 $824
Management of companies and enterprises 14 $1,223
Administrative and waste services 225 $609
Educational services * *
Health care and social assistance 691 $650
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 33 $384
Accommodation and food services 392 $231
Other services, except public administration 90 $591
Public administration 437 $748
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q3 2017. Released March 2018.