Jackson Parish

Jackson Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (May 2018)

Civilian Labor Force 7,043
Total Employed 6,728
Total Un-employed 318
Unemployment Rate 4.5%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, May 2018
 
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2018)

Blue Collar 29.25%
White Collar 49.14%
Service and Farm 21.61%
Environics Analytics (EA). Claritas - Pop-Facts Premier 2018, Claritas

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q3 2017)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 3,474 $720
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 115 $845
Mining * *
Utilities 32 $1,591
Construction 152 $669
Manufacturing * *
Wholesale trade 13 $1,250
Retail trade 483 $368
Transportation and warehousing 210 $690
Information 38 $731
Finance and insurance 112 $751
Real estate and rental and leasing 18 $1,131
Professional and technical services 53 $610
Management of companies and enterprises * *
Administrative and waste services 28 $622
Educational services * *
Health care and social assistance 744 $595
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 72 $224
Accommodation and food services 190 $245
Other services, except public administration 64 $385
Public administration 311 $551
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q3 2017. Released March 2018.