Union Parish

Union Parish Workforce

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (May 2018)

Civilian Labor Force 9,242
Total Employed 8,756
Total Un-employed 486
Unemployment Rate 5.3%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, May 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 (Q3 2017)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 4,929 $600
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 132 $739
Mining 5 $746
Utilities 51 $1,110
Construction 278 $688
Manufacturing * *
Wholesale trade 68 $970
Retail trade 608 $469
Transportation and warehousing 139 $834
Information 44 $1,137
Finance and insurance 104 $823
Real estate and rental and leasing 9 $469
Professional and technical services 67 $1,261
Management of companies and enterprises * *
Administrative and waste services 155 $461
Educational services 511 $459
Health care and social assistance 766 $589
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 38 $418
Accommodation and food services 244 $250
Other services, except public administration 51 $533
Public administration 261 $757
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q3 2017. Released March 2018.