Union Parish

Union Parish Workforce

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (June 2018)

Civilian Labor Force 9,353
Total Employed 8,730
Total Un-employed 623
Unemployment Rate 6.7%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, June 2018
 
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2018)

Blue Collar 33.51%
White Collar 49.32%
Service and Farm 17.16%
Environics Analytics (EA). Claritas - Pop-Facts Premier 2018, Claritas

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q4 2017)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 5,038 $611
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 138 $796
Mining 3 $925
Utilities 51 $975
Construction 300 $781
Manufacturing * *
Wholesale trade 68 $1,095
Retail trade 610 $512
Transportation and warehousing 149 $820
Information 43 $1,074
Finance and insurance 99 $940
Real estate and rental and leasing 7 $524
Professional and technical services 75 $1,206
Management of companies and enterprises * *
Administrative and waste services 103 $503
Educational services 596 $668
Health care and social assistance 791 $586
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 36 $384
Accommodation and food services 242 $240
Other services, except public administration 47 $617
Public administration 255 $678
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q4 2017. Released July 2018.