Union Parish

Union Parish Workforce

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (September 2020)

Civilian Labor Force 9,562
Total Employed 8,914
Total Un-employed 648
Unemployment Rate 6.8%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, September 2020.
 
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2020)

Blue Collar 34.52%
White Collar 44.93%
Service and Farm 20.55%
Environics Analytics (EA). Claritas - Pop-Facts Premier 2020, Claritas

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q1 2020)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 4,995 $656
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 123 $667
Mining 7 $1,115
Utilities 54 $1,091
Construction 255 $767
Manufacturing * *
Wholesale trade 66 $1,268
Retail trade 571 $486
Transportation and warehousing 122 $904
Information 40 $1,341
Finance and insurance 105 $944
Real estate and rental and leasing 9 $423
Professional and technical services 59 $633
Management of companies and enterprises * *
Administrative and waste services 231 $499
Educational services 506 $618
Health care and social assistance 756 $670
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 38 $443
Accommodation and food services 280 $243
Other services, except public administration 50 $520
Public administration 285 $765
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q1 2020. Released July 2020.