Jackson Parish

Jackson Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (September 2018)

Civilian Labor Force 6,773
Total Employed 6,446
Total Un-employed 327
Unemployment Rate 4.8%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, September 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 (Q4 2017)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 3,481 $751
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 121 $912
Mining * *
Utilities * *
Construction 151 $671
Manufacturing * *
Wholesale trade 12 $1,222
Retail trade 486 $435
Transportation and warehousing 196 $824
Information 38 $819
Finance and insurance 111 $1,247
Real estate and rental and leasing 18 $629
Professional and technical services 51 $705
Management of companies and enterprises * *
Administrative and waste services 28 $657
Educational services * *
Health care and social assistance 739 $563
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 40 $328
Accommodation and food services 190 $246
Other services, except public administration 76 $489
Public administration 313 $567
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q4 2017. Released July 2018.