Jackson Parish

Jackson Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (February 2017)

Civilian Labor Force 6,902
Total Employed 6,562
Total Un-employed 340
Unemployment Rate 4.9%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, March 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 (Q3 2016)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 3,532 $737
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 126 $956
Mining 33 $1,207
Utilities 34 $1,452
Construction 165 $644
Manufacturing * *
Wholesale trade 34 $716
Retail trade 464 $401
Transportation and Warehousing 113 $767
Information 40 $805
Finance and insurance 116 $735
Real estate and rental and leasing 20 $491
Professional and technical services 47 $829
Management of companies and enterprises * *
Administrative and waste services 50 $585
Educational services * *
Health care and social assistance 752 $601
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 70 $222
Accommodation and food services 207 $226
Other services, except public administration 79 $437
Public administration 320 $521
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q3 2016. Released March 2017.