Lincoln Parish

Lincoln Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (August 2017)

Civilian Labor Force 19,816
Total Employed 18,578
Total Un-employed 1,238
Unemployment Rate 6.2%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, August 2017.
 
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2017)

Blue Collar 20.72%
White Collar 56.35%
Service and Farm 22.94%
Nielsen Segmentation & Market Solutions 2017 Demographic Snapshot.

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q3 2016)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 18,370 $689
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 136 $631
Mining 147 $1,419
Utilities 106 $938
Construction 770 $1,130
Manufacturing 1,446 $1,043
Wholesale trade 496 $896
Retail trade 2,475 $490
Transportation and warehousing 421 $1,139
Information 232 $601
Finance and insurance 573 $1,061
Real estate and rental and leasing 529 $542
Professional and technical services 657 $1,099
Management of companies and enterprises 196 $1,286
Administrative and waste services 672 $564
Educational services 2,962 $704
Health care and social assistance 3,089 $622
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 230 $463
Accommodation and food services 2,245 $249
Other services, except public administration 448 $553
Public administration 540 $814
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q3 2016.  Released March 2017.