Jackson Parish

Jackson Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (October 2017)

Civilian Labor Force 6,786
Total Employed 6,524
Total Un-employed 262
Unemployment Rate 3.9%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, October 2017
 
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2017)

Blue Collar 28.21%
White Collar 50.08%
Service and Farm 21.71%
Nielsen Segmentation & Market Solutions 2017 Demographic Snapshot.

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q1 2017)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 3,570 $700
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 121 $763
Mining * *
Utilities * *
Construction 143 $602
Manufacturing * *
Wholesale trade 16 $1,059
Retail trade 476 $431
Transportation and warehousing 217 $703
Information 19 $1,126
Finance and insurance 120 $726
Real estate and rental and leasing 19 $507
Professional and technical services 49 $564
Management of companies and enterprises * *
Administrative and waste services 23 $510
Educational services * *
Health care and social assistance 758 $559
Arts, entertainment, and recreation * *
Accommodation and food services 201 $237
Other services, except public administration 65 $550
Public administration 291 $542
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q1 2017. Released September 2017.